actor: Peter Riegert

Back When We Were Grownups

November 21, 2004

Dove Approved for All Ages

Sometimes when we get older and our lives are over-loaded with stressful things, we tend to look back to the "What ifs?" In this Hallmark Hall of Fame movie, that is Rebecca's question, so she decides to look up an old sweetheart. I enjoyed this movie, as I always do with Hallmark Hall of Fame [...]

The Mask: Edited

January 23, 2002

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a film which will appeal to a lot of young people, although some older viewers will enjoy some of the comedic moments as well. For instance, in one scene Stanley Ipkiss (Jim Carrey) kicks his broken down junker, slips and then promptly falls to the concrete. It is a delightful moment to [...]

Bojangles

We seldom see Gregory Hines in movies. That’s a loss to us all, as he is gifted both as a tap dancer and a spirited actor. Here he gives a forthright examination of a generous, talented, courageous and complex performer. While the made-for-TV film shows Bojangles overcoming bigotry, and doing [...]

Passion of Mind

May 26, 2000
This psychological thriller has a fascinating premise, but ultimately the film does not live up to its creative concept. “The Sixth Sense” inspired ending doesn’t make up for the tedious, amoral claptrap we have to sit through for 90-some minutes. As for the talented Ms. Moore’s [...]