Monthly Archives: July 2001

DR DOLITTLE 2

Reviewed by GREG KING (20th Century Fox) Director: Steve Carr Stars: Eddie Murphy, Kristen Wilson, Kevin Pollak, Jeffrey Jones, Kyla Pratt, Raven-Symone, Lil Zane, James L Avery, voices of Lisa Kudrow, Steve Zahn, Jacob Vargas, Mike Epps, Jamie Kennedy, Bob Odenkirk, Michael Rapaport, Isaac Hayes, Richard C Sarafian, Reni Santoni, Andy Dick, John Witherspoon, Joey [...]

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EVOLUTION

Reviewed by GREG KING (Dreamworks/Columbia Tristar) Director: Ivan Reitman Stars: David Duchovny, Julianne Moore, Seann William Scott, Orlando Jones, Dan Aykroyd, Ted Levine, Ethan Supplee, Michael Roy Bower, Richard Moll, Pat Kilbane, Wayne Duvall, Ty Burrell, Katharine Towne Running time: 120 minutes. When slimy alien creatures threaten the earth, who are you gonna call? Alienbusters? [...]

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SOMEONE LIKE YOU

Reviewed by GREG KING (20th Century Fox) Director: Tony Goldwyn Stars: Ashley Judd, Greg Kinnear, Hugh Jackman, Marisa Tomei, Ellen Barkin, Laura Regan, Peter Friedman, Colleen Camp Running time: 87 minutes. Romantic comedies have become a staple of Hollywood recently, but writers and producers must be struggling for new ways to make these films seem [...]

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HEARTBREAKERS

Reviewed by GREG KING (MGM/Buena Vista International) Director: David Mirkin Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Gene Hackman, Ray Liotta, Jason Lee, Anne Bancroft, Jeffrey Jones, Nora Dunn, Ricky Jay Running time: 125 minutes. Heartbreakers is an amiable enough and occasionally hilarious caper comedy in the same vein as the marvellous Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, although [...]

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BRIDGET JONES’S DIARY

Reviewed by GREG KING (Miramax/Studio Canal/Universal/UIP) Director: Sharon Maguire Stars: Renee Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, Jim Broadbent, Gemma Jones, Shirley Henderson, Honor Blackman, Salman Rushdie, Jeffrey Archer Running time: 98 minutes. One of the most eagerly anticipated films of the year, the screen adaptation of Bridget Jones’s Diary reaches local cinemas at last, and [...]

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