Tag Archive: Circuses

Starring: Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander & Peter Falk
Screenplay by Wim Wenders & Peter Handke
Directed by Wim Wenders

An angel desires to become human after falling in love with a trapeze artist.

We made City of
out of this. Way to
go, America.

Grade: A

By Daniel J. Hoag
Wings of Desire is available on Blu-ray and DVD.
TCFF 12-15


Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Christoph Waltz, Hal Holbrook & Paul Schneider
Screenplay by Richard LaGravenese
Directed by Francis Lawrence

While training an elephant, a veterinary student falls for a beautiful circus performer, whose husband is a cruel and violent man.

Reese and Sparkle Vamps
lack chemistry. Good news? The
elephant can act.

Grade: B-

By Daniel J. Hoag
Water for Elephants is now available on Blu-ray and DVD.