Thirty years later, Ian MacAllister brings us a more serious version of a John Hughes type teen angst film, and it's a welcome treat.
As soon as the first notes of Link Wray's Rumble come pouring out, you can sense that you're in for a memorable ride through this fascinating and entertaining documentary.
A woman leading a fairly bland life is unexpectedly impacted in a positive way by someone she hoped she would never see again.
Great actress - terrible film. Not much else to say about this one.
Albert Maysles's final documentary follows the lives of passengers on the Empire Builder, the Amtrak train that travels from Chicago to the West Coast.
I had always heard that the government didn't go after the banks after the 2008 crash. Turns out that they went after a tiny bank in NYC's Chinatown. This Steve James documentary examines the absurdity of it.
Polish director Andrzej Witold Wajda's final film is a very powerful look at how a government can destroy opposition opinion. It's especially timely now.
A blander-than-bland look back at a prominent German writer in the 1930s. It's hard to imagine less happening in 106 minutes.
A pleasant, odd couple buddy flick gets better as it goes, but by the time it really gets going, it's over.
Liev Schreiber stars as Chuck Wepner, the Bayonne Bleeder, who inspired Sly Stallone to make another little movie about a boxer.