A young Sean Astin outshines the veteran cast in this ridiculous but fun action thriller from the early 1990s, Toy Soldiers.
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Dudley Moore saves the uneven body swap comedy Like Father Like Son, placing a teen's mindset into a stuffy hospital board room.
Frodo's heroism succeeds among Return of the King's endless fighting - and yet he never kills anything himself, a true pacifist's fable.
The Two Towers is an unusually optimistic middle chapter, imperfect, if ensuring Frodo is a notable, memorable hero.
While time sapped the visual effect's prowess, at its heart, The Fellowship of the Ring maintains its raw fantasy, and works in the now as it did when first …
Tame but fun, The Goonies doesn't age despite the obvious '80s veneer because it's so cautiously patterned on Hollywood formula.
A movie so bad that Danny Glover may never work again in Hollywood Checkmate is a gloriously epic turkey of poor filmmaking. The direct-to-video “action” thriller is nominally about …
Consider it Sunday best comedy – never raucous enough to feel unrestrained and never bold enough to raise itself beyond a level of politeness.
This installment offers little more than a disposable script presented in a generic wrapper.
Cats vs. dogs. Packers vs. Bears. Mars. Venus. Oliver and Barbara Rose top them all. Who knows what it says about our society when When War of the Roses …
There is a lot of nostalgia that drives the continuing popularity of this movie, one of those VHS tapes many an '80s child wore out in their youth.