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When I first heard about Driving Miss Daisy, it didn't sound very promising. A film based on a stage play, originally a two-hander, spanning a number of years, about the relationship between an elderly Jewish woman from America's deep South and...
Tina and Amy party hearty in patchy comedy
Whether they’re hosting SNL 'Weekend Update' or roasting George Clooney at the Golden Globes, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler pretty much always act like sisters from different misters. (Aside: Poehler confirms that fact in her excellent memoir, ‘Yes...
A core memory.
The main thing that sets innovative animation outfit Pixar apart from its risk-averse rivals (…and owners) has been its willingness to wade into deeper emotional waters and expose little minds to Big Feelings. The best of its movies offer...
Flat script clips the wings of kids drama.
Old-fashioned ‘message movies’ aimed at kids can be hard to pull off, but hit on the right combination of story, tone and timing, and a whimsical tale that offers a few life lessons for the littlies has the potential to feel fresh and to connect...
HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: The versatile Pang Ho-cheung harks back to the vivid, visual palette and the emotionalism of his 2006 film Isabella, but Aberdeen which opened this year’s Hong Kong’s International Film Festival, fails to...