Dianne Wiest

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...
Good grief.
Rabbit Hole should enjoy positive word of mouth from an arthouse audience, grateful for its honest approach to the mammoth task of trying to reassemble a puzzle when a significant piece of it is missing.
A beautifully realised comedy with clever and truthful observations.
Dan in Real Life, starring Steve Carell and French actress Juliette Binoche, is a new, deliciously sophisticated comedy from talented director Peter Hedges. Hedges best known for his wonderful novel and screenplay 'What’s Eating Gilbert Grape"...
It's sentimental, way too long at 2 hours 45 minutes and not very well told.
I have to confess that I came at Robert Redford's The Horse Whisperer with a slightly jaundiced eye, having read the book and been underwhelmed by it. The story involves hyper New York magazine editor Annie - Kristen Scott Thomas facing the...
Watch David and Margaret's review from The Movie Show in 1996, above "Predictable but irresistible fun. Thank goodness we don't have to be PC anymore - we don't have to worry about laughing." - David Stratton  "Robin Williams' best turn on the bi...