September 9, 2001
Friday THE GLASS HOUSE Thriller , Columbia With: Leelee Sobieski, Diane Lane, Bruce Dern, Trevor Morgan, Stellan Skarsgard. The idea: Orphaned teenager and younger brother have reason to suspect the motives of their wealthy new guardians. Writer: Wesley Strick. Director: Daniel Sackheim. So? Producer Neal Moritz knows teen thrills ("I Know What You Did Last Summer").
September 9, 2001 |
Scared away from theaters this summer by the plague of "mores"--more mummies, more dinosaurs, more apes, more hormonally charged teens, more dumb movies? Don't care whether Vin Diesel is a French wine, a new grade of fuel or the star of a summer hit? Have your second set of teeth? Then welcome back to the fall, a time when Hollywood shifts from formulaic summer movies to more high-minded films aimed at adults. At least that's the way it's supposed to be.