Domestic Disturbance

BB.5 (out of 5) John Travolta and wife Teri Polo have divorced amicably and without much ado regarding custody of their pre-teen son (Matt O’Leary), but the boy is still showing signs of angst over their split. Now that mom is remarrying a business tycoon (Vince Vaughn) recently moved to their small eastern seaboard town, the son’s … More Domestic Disturbance

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Mercury Rising

BB.5 (out of 5) Anyone looking to spend an easy two hours with their favourite action hero will have a good time. Bruce Willis is his usual reluctant hero self, forced to protect a young autistic boy when the child accidentally decodes a top secret government weapons code (apparently the CIA puts these things in word … More Mercury Rising

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Malice

BB.5 (out of 5) Nicole Kidman and Bill Pullman play a happy couple whose lives are destroyed when a surgeon (Alec Baldwin) performs an operation on her under the influence of alcohol and destroys her reproductive system. This launches an intense malpractice lawsuit, but during the proceedings Pullman starts to get the impression that not everything is … More Malice

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Vision Quest

BBB.5 (out of 5) Enjoyable, emotionally involving tale of a young man (Matthew Modine) and his desire to make it somewhere in life through wrestling. When his father offers up a room to a new tenant (Linda Fiorentino), the two of them hit it off and she teaches him a thing or two about life. … More Vision Quest

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Taps

BB.5 (out of 5) The Hardy Boys go to military school! Some of this drama is enjoyable and worth taking seriously, but most of it is silly fluff that teenage boys will thrive to and everyone else will have no trouble ignoring. George C. Scott is wonderful as the head of a 160 year-old military cadet … More Taps

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