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Junebug
With this film built on a host of remarkably nuanced Southern characters, first-time filmmaker Phil Morrison announces himself with assurance and uniqueness of vision.
"...art, in which the artist lacks formal training. Her arrival in George’s tiny North Carolina town and homestead is..."

Sept. 2, 2005 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Secret Ballot
Iranian film is sharply observed and resoundingly funny, and tackles such heady topics as feminism, democracy, the voting process, communication, external and internal impediments to personal growth, and more.
"...into the soldier's camp by helicopter, followed by the arrival of a lone woman by boat. It's election day..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Saving Silverman
"...kidhood, find their Three Musketeer act threatened by new arrival Judith (Peet), who latches on to Darren like some..."

Feb. 9, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Green Mile
"...only way they can, day by day. Then, the arrival of a towering black man accused of killing two..."

Dec. 10, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Book of Life
"...opening frames, in which we are privy to the arrival of Jesus Christ (Donovan) and his gal Friday Magdalena..."

Aug. 20, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Two Thousand Seen by - (Part One)
"...father in a small, remote village in Mali. The arrival of the 21st century is hardly noticed by these..."

Aug. 6, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

2000 Seen by – (Part Two)
"...father in a small, remote village in Mali. The arrival of the 21st century is hardly noticed by these..."

Aug. 6, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Pushing Tin
"...most in his element when he's stacking up late arrivals one atop the other and cramming them into nonexistent..."

April 23, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Ravenous
"...dull routine is interrupted one evening with the unexpected arrival of Carlyle's Mr. Colqhoun, a frostbitten Scot with a..."

March 26, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Last Emperor: Director's Cut
"...Yi's shadow play with a billowing white sheet, the arrival of the republican warlords in 1912 -- all of..."

Dec. 25, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Rugrats Movie
The babies' first theatrical adventure is nonstop, but padded with lots of pop tunes.
"...babies' adventure in the movie is spawned by the arrival of another Pickles baby, newborn Dil, whose presence upsets..."

Nov. 27, 1998 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Dee Snider's Strangeland
"...I suspect his film career may be dead on arrival, and not a moment too soon. Mixing genre elements..."

Oct. 9, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Hurricane Streets
"...town on your best bike. It's a bracingly affecting arrival, not only for Freeman, but for newcomers Vega and..."

April 24, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Free Willy 3: The Rescue
"...goodwill has been sustained that we'll welcome its inevitable arrival...."

Aug. 15, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets
"...Jurassic bones -- is turned upside down after the arrival of the family's new butler Fledge (Sting) and his..."

May 9, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Cold Fever
"...segments to a sudden 2:35 widescreen image upon its arrival in Iceland. It's somehow appropriate for this movie in..."

July 26, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Stealing Beauty
"...rolling hills of Tuscany, Stealing Beauty begins with the arrival of 19-year-old Lucy Harmon (Tyler), an American who has..."

July 12, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Moonlight and Valentino
"...are embarked upon without delivering any true sense of arrival or even destination. The movie was scripted by Ellen..."

Sept. 29, 1995 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Martha & Ethel
"...Ethel Edwards, Jylle Johnstone and Barbara Ettinger. With the arrival of last year's celebrated documentary Hoop Dreams the cinematic..."

April 28, 1995 Movie Review by Alison Macor

Airheads
"...with cottage cheese, new equipment) while stalling for the arrival of record company suits and the spare demo. Lehmann..."

Aug. 12, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Earth and the American Dream
"...Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt.) Beginning with the arrival on these shores of Christopher Columbus, the movie examines..."

June 17, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Suture
"...after their father's death. Vincent (Michael Harris) uses the arrival of his half-brother Clay (Haysbert) to engineer his own..."

April 29, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ruby in Paradise
"...the girl. Ruby also begins a journal upon her arrival in an effort to discover why she ran and..."

Feb. 4, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Twenty Bucks
"...follow the course of the titular bill from its arrival onscreen (via an ATM) to its final, inevitable destruction...."

Feb. 4, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Colin Nutley's House of Angels
"...skinny-dipping. All portrayed with great humor, Fanny and Zac's arrival busts open some of the locals' hidden resentments. It..."

Nov. 26, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Beware of a Holy Whore
"...then further pushed toward alienation by the ambivalent director's arrival. For Fassbinder, this movie marked the end of his..."

Nov. 5, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Taiga
"...of a mythological and fairy tale-like approach toward the arrival of some Western women in the outer reaches of..."

Nov. 5, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Watch it
"...with women. A loose, episodic narrative begins with the arrival of John (Gallagher) to the large Chicago home of..."

May 21, 1993 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

Love Field
"...from Dallas' Love Field airport, the Kennedys' point of arrival on that fateful day in November 1963. Lurene (Pfeiffer..."

Feb. 26, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Jennifer Eight
"...parts begin turning up from the moment of his arrival, and Berlin, much to the annoyance of his new..."

Nov. 13, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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