actor: Alessandro Nivola

The Eye

February 1, 2008
I found "The Eye" to be rather predictable in spots, including foreseeing a character's death. Part of the conclusion was unexpected. Jessica Alba turns in a fine performance as Sydney Wells, a girl who has been blind since the age of five and is given a chance to see from the eyes of a [...]

Jurassic Park III

July 18, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

When I was about nine years old, one of my favorite movies was “The Lost World,” about a group of explorers stranded on a hostile, prehistoric island, with Michael Rennie, Claude Rains and Jill St. John being led through the jungle by a native girl dressed in animal skins. I loved the action, [...]

Mansfield Park

November 17, 1999
This film is set in 18th century England and is well written and acted. Frances O' Conner gives a very good performance as Fanny Price, who is sent from her poverty-ridden home to live at Mansfield Park with rich relatives. Edmond (Jonny Lee Miller) makes her feel right at home with his humor and [...]