The Dressmaker Film Review
Kate Winslet delivers a tour de force as dressmaker Tilly Dunnage. Tilly returns to the small Australian town that branded her a murderer to exact revenge. Tragedy and comedy co-exist in Jocelyn Moorhouse's outstanding adaptation of Rosalie Ham's novel.
The Hero Film Review
Sam Elliott delivers the performance of his career as a fading Western actor looking to redeem himself. Elliott is reunited with his "I'll See You in My Dreams" director, Brett Haley.
Eureka Film Review
Gene Hackman stars in an unusual tale of material wealth and its destructive force. "Eureka", originally released in 1983, has achieved cult status and contains flashes of brilliance orchestrated by British director Nicolas Roeg.
In the Electric Mist Film Review
Tommy Lee Jones delivers another fine performance as Louisiana detective Dave Robicheaux, a darker version of the lawman he played in "The Fugitive". This absorbing thriller, adapted from a James Lee Burke novel, also features John Goodman, Levon Helm, and Buddy Guy.
The Eyes of the Mummy Film Review
If you want to get into the Halloween spirit but have an aversion to graphic horror movies, check out this obsessive tale of love set in Egypt and Germany. Silent film diva Pola Negri and Academy Award winner Emil Jannings star.
A Flash of Green Film Review
"A Flash of Green" features Ed Harris in his first leading role. Harris plays a newspaper reporter drawn into a dirty political fight that pits conservationists against real estate developers. Blair Brown plays the woman Harris loves, Richard Jordan co-stars as a devious politician.
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