Mark V. Moorhead

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  • 14 years ago | Film Reviews

    There's plenty of French star power in The Closet (Le Placard), a comedy written and directed by prolific director Francis Veber. The movie stars Daniel Auteuil, Gérard Depardieu and Thierry Lhermitte, which in U.S. terms is roughly equival...

  • 14 years ago | Film Reviews

    Having recently stolen Shrek as a talking donkey, Eddie Murphy is back in the multiplexes again, this time as a man who can, presumably, talk to donkeys. In the course of Dr. Dolittle 2, in which he plays a veterinarian who can talk to the animals...

  • 14 years ago | Film Reviews

    So, which is correct -- "more leathery" or "leatherier"? What the heck, let's try them both: Paul Hogan, who was leathery in Crocodile Dundee, and leatherier in Crocodile Dundee II, is more leathery still in the dreary Crocodile Dundee in Los Ange...

  • 15 years ago | Film Reviews

    Sara is quirky and free-spirited. That at least is the premise of the hilariously wretched new weepie Sweet November, of which Sara, embodied by the breathtaking Charlize Theron, is the heroine. But if you're smart enough to run in terror at the t...

  • 15 years ago | Film Reviews

    It's where Walter Huston found paradise at the end of The Treasure of Sierra Madre, where murdering lovers Steve McQueen and Ali McGraw rode into the sunset at the end of The Getaway, and where Thelma and Louise were headed when they ended up at t...

  • 15 years ago | Film Reviews

    See, there's this pre-Columbian emperor who's a spoiled brat, and he gets turned into a llama, and he meets this peasant, and the two of them become buddies and save this little village..." It takes nothing away from The Emperor's New Groove, Disn...

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