Dorothy Silver

Fracking drama plays its safe.
BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL For anyone complaining that Hollywood never makes grown-up movies anymore—films devoid of superheroes and wizards and vampires, films that grapple with serious subjects in the manner of, say, the New American Cinema of the...
Romantic dramedy uneasily mixes Viagra and Parkinson’s.
Director/co-writer Ed Zwick attempts to graft a bubbly comedy about Viagra, sex and relationships onto a wrenching drama about a 26-year-old woman afflicted with Parkinson’s disease in this uneven tale set in 1996 Pittsburgh.It doesn’t quite work...
John Klein, Richard Gere, a top journalist with the Washington Post, is in the process of buying a house with his wife, Mary, Debra Messing. Life is good, but one wintry night, driving too fast on the icy streets of the capital, their car, which...