New reviews and notable screeenings in this week’s issue
Tag: Cameron Crowe
Cameron Crowe strikes another blow against cynicism
In the director’s new rom-com Aloha, a Jerry Maguire type learns to trust people and be a nice guy.
Reader’s Agenda Wed 4/23: The Knife, Petty Fest, and Almost Famous
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Wednesday, April 23
This week’s movie action
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
Rock N’ Roll Fantasies
Cameron Crowe’s first feature as writer-director, Say Any-thing… (1989), lost money, which broke my heart. His third feature, Jerry Maguire (1996), cleaned up, which broke my spirit. (In between was another romantic comedy, the 1992 Singles, which I barely remember.) You might conclude that I was out of step with the audiences that passed on […]