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Film, "On the Job": Filipino Cops and Robbers Flick Gets Complicated

"On the Job": Filipino Cops and Robbers Flick Gets Complicated

On the Job Clearly this gritty fatalistic crime drama is not the place to go for a flattering portrait of the Filipino justice system. While adept at giving off genre thrills, director Erik Matti evidently takes little delight in his…
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Film, "Amigo": John Sayles Creates an Intelligently Rip-Roaring War Movie

"Amigo": John Sayles Creates an Intelligently Rip-Roaring War Movie

John Sayles' Amigo aspires more to educate than entertain, but it's no less engrossing for that. Torn from the pages of history, if not those of his recently published, epic turn-of-the-20th-century novel A Moment in the Sun, the movie harks…
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