The Beach (2000)

A review of Danny Boyle’s spring-2000 film that starred Leonardo Dicaprio as a young man trying to make a commune work in rural Thailand.

The Straight Story (1999)

A review of the David Lynch drama from 1999 about a man who rode his lawn mower across the state of Iowa in order to visit his ailing brother.

Sea of Love (1989)

A brief review of Al Pacino’s 1989 police thriller about a man who just might be falling for the wrong woman. The film was directed by Harold Becker.

American Beauty (1999)

A review of the Oscar-winning 1999 film from director Sam Mendes. The film starred Kevin Spacey in a memorable roles as a middle-aged father having a meltdown.

Fight Club (1999)

A review of David Fincher’s 1999 adaptation of the book by Chuck Palahniuk. The film starred Brad Pitt and Edward Norton in memorable roles.

George W. Bush Appears

A brief report about meeting then-candidate and future president George W. Bush while he made a campaign stop in Decorah, Iowa in October 1999.

Stigmata (1999)

A review of the 1999 film directed by Rupert Wainwright about paranormal religious activity. It starred Patricia Arquette, Gabriel Byrne, & Jonathan Pryce.

For Love of the Game (1999)

A review of director Sam Raimi’s 1999 baseball film that starred Kevin Costner as an end-of-the-road pitching professional.

The Sixth Sense (1999)

A review of M. Night Shyamalan’s Summer 1999 sensation. The film starred Bruce Willis & introduced young actor Haley Joel Osment in a memorable role.

On the Waterfront (1954)

A review of the classic ex-fighter drama directed by Elia Kazan. The film launched Marlon Brando into prominence in an unforgettable role.