Big action movies usually leave me quite unmoved - I`m not such a special effects fan, and action without story or character I find boring. Which is why I was amazed at myself for getting so enthusiastically into the swing of things with...
A laid-back but only fitfully engaging hybrid.
Jack, Billy Bob Thornton, Carter, Hank Azaria, and Harlan, Ryan Philippe, are dope growers. Somewhere in rural California, they`ve been cultivating acres of weed on behalf of San Francisco businessman Malcolm Stockman, John Lithgow. But when...
A man joins the political campaign of a smooth-operator candidate for president of the USA.
In Primary Colors, Jack Stanton, governor of one of America`s southern states, is campaigning for the Democratic Presidential nomination. On the surface, Stanton seems to be ideal presidential material; charming, handsome, charismatic, he...
A Comedy about Life, Love, Airplanes and Other Bumpy Rides.
Set in the air-control centre which handles the 7000 planes a day taking off and landing at New York`s airports, Pushing Tin is more about pathetic male egos than the pressures of keeping all the passengers of those 7,000 planes safe. John Cusack...
Billy Bob's breakout a triumph.
Billy Bob Thornton burst from relative obscurity to centre stage of the international film industry this year when his film Sling Blade – he wrote, directed and starred – scored Oscar nominations for best actor and best adapted screenplay. Was...