Critics' Choice: Film
Sunday 13 June 1999
This film is as alive to the attractions of drugs as it is to their associated problems.
The Inheritors (15)
Workers inherit a farm and fight to keep it afloat.
A Simple Plan (15)
Bill Paxton and Billy Bob Thornton star as brothers who find over $4m. Superb.
Opening on Friday
Woody Allen's take on the hysteria surrounding fame. Starring Kenneth Branagh and Leonardo DiCaprio.
Drama With ER star Alex Kingston.
Just the Ticket (12)
Dull love story, starring Andie MacDowell and Andy Garcia.
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