Solid adaptation from debut director.
The best film adaptations of iconic author Philip K. Dick’s books have, to varying degrees, featured strong romantic subplots that act as an anchor to the fanciful futuristic settings.
There are moments of hysterical comic brilliance, but the film doesn`t quite work as a whole.
Martin actually plays the title character Bobby Bowfinger... a would-be movie director who at 50 feels it`s a now or never time. When his Iranian accountant Afrim - (Adam Alexei-Malle) writes a screenplay called Chubby Rain about aliens arriving...
Fifty years from now, politicians have allowed the Earth to become so poisoned that relocating the population to Mars has become a matter of urgency. A unit, sent to the red planet to grow algae and thus create oxygen, seems to be malfunctioning,...
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace opens with the memorable introduction, A Long Time Ago In a Galaxy Far Far Away – and then one of those title crawls explains, rather perfunctorily, that the Federation is heavying the planet Naboo over,...
An amiable film, but not a very hard-hitting or memorable one.
Yvan (Yvan Attal), a television sports journalist, counts himself very fortunate to have married a famous movie star, Charlotte (Charlotte Gainsbourg). But it irritates him when strangers ogle his wife, or when she uses her name to book a table...