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Michael & Us
Canadian filmmakers Debbie Melnyk and Rick Caine set out to celebrate a lion of the left. They ended up with something a little different.
"...Michael Moore is a lightning rod for American political controversy...."

March 9, 2007 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Michael Moore's Minions
"...takes a close look at the fimmaking methodology of Michael Moore, is making its world premiere at SXSW. Made..."

March 10, 2007 SXSW Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Sleuth
Surprisingly, this powerhouse combination of writer Harold Pinter, director Kenneth Branagh, and co-stars Michael Caine and Jude Law adds up to a load of nonsense.
"...Directed by: Kenneth Branagh. Starring: Michael Caine, Jude Law and Harold Pinter. It takes something..."

Nov. 9, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

The Italian Job
"...film, a remake of a 1969 caper vehicle starring Michael Caine and Noel Coward. So thoroughly British was the..."

May 30, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Harry Brown
Michael Caine gets his Charles Bronson on in this British vigilante drama.
"...Directed by: Daniel Barber. Starring: Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer, Charlie Creed-Miles, David Bradley, Iain Glen,..."

May 14, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Going in Style
Three old-timers plan to rob a bank
"...Directed by: Zach Braff. Starring: Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Alan Arkin, Ann-Margret, Matt Dillon, John..."

April 7, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Alfie
Jude Law's new Alfie is less tramp and more scamp: the modern metrosexual.
"...Krakowski. This remake of the 1966 hit, which starred Michael Caine as a Cockney serial seducer, reprises that film’s..."

Nov. 5, 2004 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Body Parts
"...way too much story line cribbed from that awful Michael Caine/Oliver Stone vehicle The Hand, but that's not the..."

Aug. 9, 1991 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Around the Bend
Family elixir is by turns weepy and hilarious, a little bit Caine and a whole lotta Walken.
"...Directed by: Jordan Roberts. Starring: Michael Caine, Christopher Walken, Josh Lucas, Jonah Bobo, Glenne Headly..."

Oct. 22, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Quiet American
"...Directed by: Phillip Noyce. Starring: Michael Caine, Brendan Fraser, Do Thi Hai Yen, Tzi Ma,..."

Feb. 14, 2003 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Weather Man
In this heartfelt comic drama, a wonderfully controlled Nicolas Cage plays a man who, despite the appearance of success, is despondent over his superficiality.
"...Directed by: Gore Verbinski. Starring: Nicolas Cage, Michael Caine, Hope Davis, Gemmenne de la Peña, Nicholas Hoult,..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Miss Congeniality
America's Sweetheart plays a detective who goes undercover to vie in a beauty pageant.
"...Directed by: Donald Petrie. Starring: Sandra Bullock, Benjamin Bratt, Michael Caine, Candice Bergen, William Shatner, Ernie Hudson, Jennifer Gareis..."

Dec. 20, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Is Anybody There?
Michael Caine stars as a magician who's come to live in a retirement home when his mental faculties start to fail.
"...Directed by: John Crowley. Starring: Michael Caine, Bill Milner, David Morrissey, Charli Janeway, Anne-Marie Duff,..."

May 1, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Austin Powers in Goldmember
"...Directed by: Jay Roach. Starring: Mike Myers, Michael Caine, Beyoncé Knowles, Verne J. Troyer, Seth Green, Fred..."

July 26, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Secondhand Lions
In this unique family film that's also an ode to heroic movies gone by, a boy is sent for the summer to live with his two eccentric uncles in Texas.
"...Directed by: Tim McCanlies. Starring: Robert Duvall, Michael Caine, Haley Joel Osment, Kyra Sedgwick and Nicky Katt...."

Sept. 19, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Statement
The pace of this political thriller about a Nazi collaborator on the run for four decades (Michael Caine) is as listless as the justice system that pursued him.
"...Directed by: Norman Jewison. Starring: Michael Caine, Tilda Swinton, Jeremy Northam, Charlotte Rampling, Alan Bates,..."

March 12, 2004 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Little Voice
"...Directed by: Mark Herman. Starring: Ewan McGregor, Brenda Blethyn, Michael Caine and Jane Horrocks. The decibel level in Little..."

Feb. 5, 1999 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Youth
Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel star in this gorgeous, existential ode
"...Directed by: Paolo Sorrentino. Starring: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz, Paul Dano, Jane Fonda..."

Dec. 18, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Last Orders
"...Ray Winstone, Tom Courtenay, Helen Mirren, Bob Hoskins and Michael Caine. The wintry reminisces of four lifelong friends, recalled..."

March 29, 2002 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Noises Off!
In this screwball comedy, the behind-the-scenes activity of a traveling acting troupe threaten to bring down the play.
"...Directed by: Peter Bogdanovich. Starring: Carol Burnett, Michael Caine, Denholm Elliott, Julie Hagerty, Marilu Henner, Mark Linn-Baker,..."

March 27, 1992 Movie Review by Louis Black

More McCanlies, Texas
The full interview with the director of 'Secondhand Lions'
"...for its characters, for the way Robert Duvall and Michael Caine walk across the landscape, for the way Haley..."

Sept. 19, 2003 Screens Feature by Louis Black

On Deadly Ground
"...Directed by: Steven Seagal. Starring: Steven Seagal, Michael Caine, Joan Chen and John C. McGinley. Let's just..."

Feb. 25, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

McCanlies, Texas
Tim McCanlies is known in the movie business as a great script writer with few scripts that have actually hit the big screen. With the Sept. 19 release of Secondhand Lions, long thought to be one of the best unproduced scripts around, that will change.
"...for its characters, for the way Robert Duvall and Michael Caine walk across the landscape, for the way Haley..."

Sept. 19, 2003 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Crimes of Passion and Prose
With Quills, Philip Kaufman (Henry & June, The Unbearable Lightness of Being) has made another film about the startling fusion between literature and sex.
"...knew every line in the movie, everybody's lines. And Michael Caine -- I joked with Michael Caine. I said,..."

Dec. 22, 2000 Screens Feature by Michael Ventura

The Cider House Rules
"...Directed by: Lasse Hallström. Starring: Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, Michael Caine, Delroy Lindo, Paul Rudd, Jane Alexander, Kieran Culkin,..."

Dec. 31, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Muppet Christmas Carol
The Muppets bring cheer to Ebenezer Scrooge.
"...Directed by: Brian Henson. Starring: Michael Caine. So many cinematic versions of Charles Dickens' A..."

Dec. 11, 1992 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

The Last Witch Hunter
The Last Witch Hunter? Promises, promises.
"...Starring: Vin Diesel, Elijah Wood, Rose Leslie, Julie Engelbrecht, Michael Caine, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Rena Owen, Isaach De Bankolé,..."

Oct. 23, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Journey 2: The Mysterious Island
Michael Caine zips around on a giant bumblebee and Dwayne Johnson is a pectoral spectacle in this family-friendly, fantasy-island adventure tale.
"...Directed by: Brad Peyton. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutcherson, Vanessa Hudgens, Luiz Guzmán and Kristin..."

Feb. 10, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

So, What'd You Shoot On?
"...Theatre premiere of Manufacturing Dissent (the unflattering documentary about Michael Moore and some of his more disingenuous doc-making techniques)..."

March 11, 2007 SXSW Post by Nora Ankrum

Batman Begins
Batman Begins … and it's about time. The movie is great fun, and also a terrific relief.
"...Directed by: Christopher Nolan. Starring: Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman, Cillian Murphy,..."

June 17, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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