Chris Columbus' relatively faithful and intermittently affecting adaptation boasts the boisterous vitality of its performers, particularly Jesse L. Martin and Wilson Jermaine Heredia as lovers Tom and Angel. show more
One of the best film musicals in years -- exuberant, sexy and life affirming in equal measure. show more
Heart-breakingly awful -- slow, lugubrious, and misconceived to the point of baffling amateurism.