Nostalgic circus drama let down by unconvincing three-ringed romance.
Nothing disappoints more than the film that seems to get everything right yet ends up feeling just a little bit wrong. Francis Lawrence’s Water For Elephants, adapted from Sara Gruen’s bestseller, is the latest frustrating near-miss: so lavishly...
Rachel Griffiths deserved her Oscar nomination for her portrayal Hillary Du Pre.
Rachel Griffiths deserved the nomination for her role as Hilary, the elder sister of British cellist Jacqueline du Pre who was an outstanding musical talent. The film is actually based on Hilary and her brother Piers` account of their sister`s...
Rudy Duncan, (Ben Affleck), befriends Nick, (James Frain), when they share a prison cell; Nick can`t wait to meet Ashley, the girl who`s been writing so affectionately to him. But Nick is killed in a fight, and Ben, who has become obsessed with...
Edmund Dantes, Jim Caviezel, is a lowly born sailor, in love with Mercedes, Dagmara Dominczyk. He`s betrayed by his best friend, the aristocratic Fernand Mondego, Guy Pearce, and whisked off to the notorious Chateau d`If to life in solitary...