Old-fashioned and obvious, yes, like a featherweight comedy from the 1950s. But that's the charm. show more
Falls prey to the all-too-contemporary problem of complicating the tale until the ending is not only obvious, but prayed for between yawns. [9 February 1999, Tempo, p.2] show more
The result is sometimes enchanting, but, more often than not, it's frustrating, because the disparate elements of the plot never quite gel. show more
Love it. One of my favorite movies.