Life is too short to sit through a mess of ham bones and succotash like Sordid Lives. full review
Del Shores' local stage hit seems at times too big for the screen. full review
Shrill and punishingly unfunny.
While the film at times feels like a clumsily acted play, a surprising turn by Delta Burke carries the cast out of the doldrums of an often-strained plot line. full review
The laughs come in all the wrong places when they come at all. full review
If the film's flaws are large, so are its laughs.
A movie that, while robustly performed ... has the strange effect of not so much opening up a play for the screen as closing it in. full review