Antz (1998) – Movie Review

Antz (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: Todd Alcott & Chris WeitzDirected by: Eric Darnell & Laurence GutermanStarring: Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, Sylvester Stallone, Gene Hackman, Christopher WalkenMy Advice: Don't miss it. Z (Allen) is an ant that is, well, Woody Allen. So you can understand...

Ronin (1998) – Movie Review

Ronin (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: David Mamet (writing as Richard Weisz) and J.D. Zeik, based on a story by J.D. ZeikDirected by: John FrankenheimerStarring: Robert DeNiro, Jean Reno, Natascha McElhone, Stellan Skarsgård, Jonathan PryceMy Advice: Rent it. Ronin begins with a definition of...

Blade (1998) – Movie Review

Blade (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: David S. Goyer, based on the Marvel Comics character created by Gene Colan & Marv Wolfman Directed by: Stephen Norrington Starring: Wesley Snipes, Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson, N'Bushe WrightMy Advice: Don't Miss It. I'd like to say a big thank you to...

BASEketball (1998) – Movie Review

BASEketball (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: Lewis Friedman, Robert LoCash, Jeff Wright & David ZuckerDirected by: David ZuckerStarring: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Yasmine Bleeth, Robert Vaughn, Jenny McCarthyMy Advice: Matinee. There is a subgenre that has been suffering recently. That's right, it's...

Disturbing Behavior (1998) – Movie Review

Disturbing Behavior (1998) – Movie Review

Directed by: David Nutter Written by: Howard Gordon & Scott Michael Rosenberg Starring: James Marsden, Katie Holmes, Nick Stahl, Bruce Greenwood, William Sadler My Advice: Wait for MST3K. Welcome to Cradle Bay, a nice little town that Steve (Marsden) and his family...

There’s Something About Mary (1998) – Movie Review

There’s Something About Mary (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: Ed Decter, Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly & John J. Strauss Directed by: The Brothers FarrellyStarring: Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon, Ben Stiller, Chris Elliott, Lee EvansMy Advice: Rental. The hypemonster rides again in this highly irreverent and also highly...

Armageddon (1998) – Movie Review

Armageddon (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: J.J. Abrams, Tony Gilroy, Jonathan Hensleigh, & Shane Salerno, based on a story by Jonathan Hensleigh & Robert Roy Pool, with additional writing by Paul Attanasio, Ann Biderman, Scott Rosenberg, & Robert Towne Directed by: Michael Bay Starring: Bruce...

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) – Movie Review

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) – Movie Review

Directed by Terry Gilliam Written by Alex Cox, Tod Davies, Terry Gilliam & Tony Grisoni, based on the novel by Hunter S. Thompson Starring Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Ellen Barkin, Gary Busey, Cameron Diaz My Advice: Don't Miss It. How odd that the first film I've...

Godzilla (1998) – Movie Review

Godzilla (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: Dean Devlin & Roland Emmerich, based on the character owned by the Toho Company Directed by: Dean DevlinStarring: Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo, Hank Azaria, Harry Shearer My Advice: Wait for MST3K It seemed like the match made in heaven,...

Deep Impact (1998) – Movie Review

Deep Impact (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: Bruce Joel Rubin & Michael Tolkin Directed by: Mimi LederStarring: Morgan Freeman, Robert Duvall, Tea Leoni, Elijah Wood, Vanessa RedgraveMy Advice: Matinee. Still waiting for a film to satisfy the way you thought it ought to have? Yeah, me too. This was...