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My Cousin Rachel
Love and murder on the English Highlands
"...Directed by: Roger Michell. Starring: Rachel Weisz, Sam Claflin and Iain Glen...."

June 16, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Whistleblower
The international crime of human sex trafficking is the subject of this melodramatic and often harrowing drama.
"...Directed by: Larysa Kondracki. Starring: Rachel Weisz, David Strathairn, Nikolas Lie Kaas, Vanessa Redgrave, Roxana..."

Aug. 19, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
This third outing makes it abundantly clear that this once-fresh mummy franchise is dead in everything but name.
"...and Evelyn O'Connell (Fraser, playing Indy, and Bello, playing Rachel Weisz, poorly) last kicked off the wrappings of undead..."

Aug. 1, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Disobedience
Rachel Weisz explores the complexities and joys of choice in Britain's Jewish communities.
"...Directed by: Sebastián Lelio. Starring: Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, Alessandro Nivola, Anton Lesser, Bernice Stegers,..."

May 11, 2018 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Bourne Legacy
This franchise reboot doesn't reinvent Bourne, but it does revive it to great effect.
"...Directed by: Tony Gilroy. Starring: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Oscar Isaac, Stacy Keach, Donna Murphy,..."

Aug. 10, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Dream House
Despite an impressive cast and director, Dream House is a confounding mess.
"...Directed by: Jim Sheridan. Starring: Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz, Naomi Watts, Elias Koteas, Taylor Geare, Claire Geare,..."

Oct. 7, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Favourite
Period drama puts power and personality first
"...Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos. Starring: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn, Mark Gatiss and James..."

Nov. 30, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Definitely, Maybe
Before giving in to romantic frippery, Definitely, Maybe functions as a believable, era-zagging retelling of one man’s overlapping love affairs with three women.
"...Directed by: Adam Brooks. Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Abigail Breslin, Rachel Weisz, Elizabeth Banks, Isla Fisher, Kevin Kline and Derek..."

Feb. 15, 2008 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Denial
Holocaust courtroom drama parallels contemporary issues
"...Directed by: Mick Jackson. Starring: Rachel Weisz, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Gatiss..."

Oct. 14, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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 and Alex Macqueen...."

Dec. 18, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Mummy Returns
"...Directed by: Stephen Sommers. Starring: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo, Patricia Velazquez, Adewale Akinnouye-Agbaje,..."

May 4, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Enemy at the Gates
"...Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud. Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Jude Law, Rachel Weisz, Ron Perlman, Ed Harris, Bob Hoskins, Gabriel Marshall-Thomson,..."

March 16, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Swept From the Sea
"...Directed by: Beeban Kidron. Starring: Rachel Weisz, Ian Mckellen, Vincent Perez and Kathy Bates. Conventional..."

Feb. 27, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Auld Lang Syne at the Cinema
How Hollywood has created a holiday of unreasonable expectations and why we should probably stop buying in (but never will)
"...named Marcus and then woos a beautiful woman named Rachel (ahh, Rachel Weisz) by claiming Marcus is his son,..."

Dec. 26, 2008 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Gary Hart Biopic The Front Runner to Close Austin Film Festival
New films by Yorgos Lanthimos, Asghar Farhadi added to fest
"...royal court of 18th century Britain, with an aristocrat (Rachel Weisz) and a servant (Emma Stone) vying for the..."

Sept. 12, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Oz the Great and Powerful
Neither a besmirching nor a instant classic, this sometimes clunky prequel in which James Franco plays the Wizard when he was a mere, young huckster also has Sam Raimi's ravishing visuals.
"...Directed by: Sam Raimi. Starring: James Franco, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, Michelle Williams, Zach Braff, Joey King, Bill Cobbs,..."

March 8, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Fountain
Like some epic figure of yore, writer/director Aronofsky has allowed his hubris to get the better of him: The Fountain is a dry well.
"...Directed by: Darren Aronofsky. Starring: Hugh Jackman, Rachel Weisz, Ellen Burstyn, Sean Patrick Thomas and Mark Margolis...."

Nov. 24, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Shape of Things
"...Directed by: Neil LaBute. Starring: Paul Rudd, Rachel Weisz, Gretchen Mol and Fred Weller. Playwright and filmmaker..."

May 16, 2003 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Confidence
"...Directed by: James Foley. Starring: Edward Burns, Dustin Hoffman, Rachel Weisz, Andy Garcia, Paul Giamatti, Donal Logue, Luis Guzmán..."

April 25, 2003 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Eragon
Dear George Lucas … It's bad enough that you've cloaked your true identity behind that of the 15-year-old bestselling novelist Christopher Paolini, but did you have to remake Episode IV all over again? With friggin' dragons?!
"...Saphira look like they were lifted from Reptilicus! And Rachel Weisz as the voice of the dragon? Dude, what..."

Dec. 15, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fall Films
"...York City – and that he had to call Rachel Weisz, the mother of his child and the star..."

Nov. 10, 2006 Screens Feature by Shawn Badgley

The Legend of Zorro
Whereas the Zorro of yore was a cunning subversive with a libidinous guerrilla panache, this new take with a tyke added is more like Leave It to Zorro.
"...Zeta-Jones, and Alonso and replace them with Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, and Freddie Boath; insert the name "Im-Ho-Tep" whenever..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

About a Boy
"...Chris Weitz. Starring: Hugh Grant, Nicholas Hoult, Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz, Isabel Brook, Sharon Small and Victoria Smurfit...."

May 17, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Lovely Bones
Peter Jackson forgets to imbue his living characters with emotional weight, and instead focuses on this story's visually stylized netherworld between life and death.
"...Directed by: Peter Jackson. Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Weisz, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci, Michael Imperioli, Rose McIver,..."

Jan. 15, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Brothers Bloom
Adrien Brody and Mark Ruffalo are cast as the best con men in the world whose current swindle involves an eccentric heiress (Rachel Weisz) in this sophomore effort by the writer/director of Brick.
"...Directed by: Rian Johnson. Starring: Rachel Weisz, Adrien Brody, Mark Ruffalo, Rinko Kikuchi, Robbie Coltrane..."

May 29, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

My Blueberry Nights
Filmmaker Wong Kar-wai's English-language debut stars the singer Norah Jones in her acting debut, but instead of exuding newness this sensuous film has an also-ran feel.
"...Wong Kar-wai. Starring: Norah Jones, Jude Law, David Strathairn, Rachel Weisz, Natalie Portman, Chan Marshall and Frankie Faison. "The..."

April 25, 2008 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Constant Gardener
City of God director Fernando Meirelles makes his English-language debut with this bracing, heartbreaking conspiracy thriller set in AIDS-ravaged Kenya.
"...Directed by: Fernando Meirelles. Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz, Bill Nighy, Danny Huston, Pete Postlethwaite, Gerard McSorley..."

Sept. 2, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Constantine
Adapted from Alan Moore’s groundbreaking DC/Vertigo comic title, Constantine is sure to divide the series’ most rabid fans, but those who can set aside their preconceptions will discover one of the more artfully designed comic-based films in some time.
"...Directed by: Francis Lawrence. Starring: Keanu Reeves, Rachel Weisz, Shia LaBoeuf, Tilda Swinton, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Djimon..."

Feb. 18, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Envy
Director Barry Levinson tackles the human vice of envy in this comedy starring Ben Stiller and Jack Black.
"...Directed by: Barry Levinson. Starring: Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Rachel Weisz, Amy Poehler and Christopher Walken. Whatever happened to..."

May 7, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Mummy
"...Directed by: Stephen Sommers. Starring: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo, Kevin J. O'Connor, Jonathan..."

May 7, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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