John Irving

  • Film

    July 15, 2004

    A Gift to Grief

    Jeff Bridges is at his swaggering best in a film about a couple wrecked by loss

  • Calendar

    March 20, 2003

    Tear Jerker

    The world according to John Irving

  • Film

    February 13, 2003

    Bloody Hell

    Daredevil is a grown-up adaptation, but still too two-dimensional

  • Film

    January 9, 2003

    Wooden Nickleby

    Douglas McGrath adapts a classic--almost perfectly

  • Film

    December 21, 2000

    Sweet Dreams

    Lasse Hallström greets the season with a huge dose of fine Chocolat

  • Film

    March 30, 2000

    High time

    John Cusack's romantic comedy about a man... and his record collection

  • Film

    February 10, 2000

    Life's a Beach

    Leo goes looking for an island paradise, and it's apocalypse, like, wow

  • Film

    December 30, 1999
  • Film

    December 16, 1999

    Little orphan Tobey

    Cider House recounts Homer's odyssey to find his very own life

  • Film

    October 7, 1999

    Eat up

    Vonnegut's unfilmable Breakfast of Champions is a magnificent movie after all

  • Film

    September 10, 1998

    Tear jerks

    Simon Birch plays the audience for saps