1993 American political film directed by Ivan Reitman, and starring Kevin Kline and Sigourney Weaver. A scrupulously honest little guy who becomes a force for good against a corrupt system. One of my favorite comedies about presidents.
A misfit bunch of friends come together to right the injustices which exist in a small town. [more inside]
"The Ice Storm" takes place as an early winter storm descends on Connecticut, casting over Thanksgiving a shroud of impending doom. In a wooded suburb, affluent adults stir restlessly in their split-level homes, depressed not only by their lives but by their entertainments, and even by their sins. Their teenage children have started experimenting with the same forms of escape: booze, pot and sex.- Roger Ebert, ★★★★ [more inside]
A musician who gave up everything for her dream of rock-and-roll stardom returns home, looking to make things right with her family. [more inside]