Scorchers

  • 1992
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy, Drama

Adapting a play to the screen is often a tricky business. Dialogue that crackles across the stage may sound artificial and forced in a film, while rich characters somehow transform into unconvincing stereotypes. Playwright-turned-writer-director David Beaird struggles mightily to turn his theatrical trilogy into a compelling movie, but the results are fairly...read more