Picks and Pans Review: Great Performances Stuck in Failed Flicks
updated 09/26/1988 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 09/26/1988 AT 01:00 AM EDT
BURT LANCASTER (Rocket Gibraltar) A master actor hoists a teary family saga.
JODIE FOSTER (Stealing Home) Mired in a sluggish soap opera about suicide, she acts with honesty and urgency.
CHRISTINE LAHTI (Running on Empty) Amid all the phony-baloney blather about '60s activists, she cuts to the heart.