Monthly Archives: June 2008

GET SMART

Reviewed by GREG KING. (Warner Bros/Village Roadshow) Director: Peter Segal Stars: Steve Carell, Anne Hathaway, Dwayne Johnson, Alan Arkin, Terence Stamp, James Caan, Ken Davitian, Bill Murray, David Koechner, Larry Miller, Kevin Nealon, Terry Crews, Patrick Warburton, Nate Torrence, Masi Oka, Bernie Koppell Running time: 110 minutes. Originally devised by Mel Brooks and Buck Henry [...]

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MY BROTHER IS AN ONLY CHILD

Reviewed by GREG KING. This somewhat clumsily titled drama from veteran Italian director Daniele Luchetti (Ginger And Cinnamon, etc) is a coming-of-age tale set against the background of two decades of turbulent Italian politics in the ‘60’s and ‘70’s. The film captures the volatile nature of the era, and is a fine companion piece to [...]

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INDIANA JONES AND THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL

Reviewed by GREG KING. Director: Steven Spielberg Stars: Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett, Shia Le Beouf, Ray Winstone, Karen Allen, John Hurt, Jim Broadbent, Alan Dale After a hiatus of nineteen years, cinema’s most adventurous archaeologist Indian Jones returns to the screen. Expectations were high for Indiana Jones 4, and there may well be an inevitable [...]

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SEX AND THE CITY

Reviewed by GREG KING. (Village Roadshow) Director: Michael Patrick King Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis, Jennifer Hudson, Chris Noth, Candace Bergin, Evan Handler, David Eigenberg. When it first arrived on our television screens, Sex And The City seemed quite daring. This controversial and often raunchy comedy series about the lives, [...]

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