Picks and Pans Review: Now Playing
updated 11/07/1988 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 11/07/1988 AT 01:00 AM EST
BAT 21 Gene Hackman, as an intelligence officer stranded in the jungles of Vietnam, and Danny Glover, as the pilot who tries to rescue him, lend this true-life adventure the added zing of strong characterization.
A WINTER TAN Jackie Burroughs gives an explosive—and explicit—performance as a female schoolteacher trying to self-destruct in Mexico with booze, drugs and beach boys.
HALLOWEEN 4 Much more of the same, but much less fun.