Tag Archives: bruce beresford

3.5 yaps

Peace, Love & Misunderstanding

An enjoyable hangout in hippie country with pleasant characters, even if you know what they’re going to do long before they do it. Continue reading

4.5 yaps

Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

An exquisitely acted slice of cinematic comfort food, “Driving Miss Daisy” marked the coda of one great acting career and the rise of another. Continue reading

3 yaps

Mao’s Last Dancer

Issues of family and identity come together with dance, and it works. Almost. Continue reading

4.5 yaps

Tender Mercies

This quiet 1983 masterpiece about Robert Duvall as a washed-up country singer clearly inspired “Crazy Heart.” Continue reading