Picks and Pans Review: Don't Forget
updated 10/09/1989 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 10/09/1989 AT 01:00 AM EDT
ZAKES MOKAE The exiled South African actor and everybody else in A Dry White Season is in danger of being overshadowed by the huge presence of Marlon Brando. But it's Mokae who grounds the film solidly in the terrible plight of his homeland.
DIANNE WIEST Peter Falk and Emily Lloyd get most of the screen time, for better or worse, but Wiest, as a career woman whose career is being a mobster's mistress, is the real confection of Cookie. And don't overlook her in Parenthood either.