What a shame, though, that the movie isn't a livelier business. show more
The movie is pleasant enough, in its studied way, and Mr. Hopkins does as well as anyone could in the role of a wise man with vaguely supernatural powers. Still, it's awfully amorphous and pokey.
A film with many redeeming qualities. Its heart is certainly in the right place, but its head makes some misjudgments. show more