Shopgirl (2005)

Rated R. Our ratings: V-0; L-2; S/N-6. Running time: 1 hour 46 min. Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a desire fulfilled is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12 Shop Girl Mirabelle (Claire Danes) is a quiet observer of life, with even her job symbolic of her life thus far. An employee of an …

Kinsey (2004)

Rated R. Our ratings: V-1; L-5; S-5/N-7 Are you old enough to remember all the controversy in 1959 over the word used in the courtroom thriller Anatomy of a Murder? Some people were almost as aghast over its use as when Clark Gable’s Rhett Butler uttered the forbidden “d” word to Scarlett. The word was …

Bon Voyage (2003)

Rated PG-13 Our content rating: V-3; L-1; S/N-3. Jean-Paul Rappeneau’s film of romantic love set in German occupied France has the look and feel of a big budget production—and yet has come and gone quickly from our local art house theater. Thus is the fate of so many subtitled films, no matter how worthy. This …