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1999 Stories by Abby McGanney Nolan

Archives: 2000 | 1999
  • I’m Losing You

    published July 13, 1999

    Welcome back to L.A. The title of Bruce Wagner's directorial debut is a reference to hazy mobile-phone connections and, more heavy-handedly, to... More >>

  • And Baby Makes Two

    published June 22, 1999

    This short documentary about single motherhood follows eight women in a support group as they try to either get pregnant or adopt an infant.... More >>

  • Blood Rites

    published April 13, 1999

    Joe Carnahan doesn't apologize for his unpolished debut, Blood, Guts, Bullets and Octane, so much as explain it. "This movie was designed... More >>

  • A Walk on the Moon

    published March 23, 1999

    Taking a provocative culture clash (hippies versus Catskills vacationers during 1969's Woodstock summer) and turning it into a fairly conventional... More >>

  • The Apple of Her Eye

    published February 16, 1999

    In Iran, cameras and film stock are scarce commodities, usually provided after a lengthy wait, so it was no small amount of fatherly devotion and... More >>

  • God Said ''Ha!''

    published February 9, 1999

    For those of us who get ornery when a head cold persists, the sight of Julia Sweeney wisecracking through the tale of her cancer-stricken... More >>

  • Cinematernity

    published February 2, 1999

    A lot of directors have described their films as their children— as in, they can't pick favorites. But Nancy Savoca has a more closely... More >>

Archives: 2000 | 1999