Critics' Voices: Sep. 3, 1990


WILD AT HEART. You may have thought David Lynch set the standard for weirdness with his TV series, but compared with his horrifically, hilariously violent new road movie, Twin Peaks is the Bobbsey Twins. Be awed -- and grateful -- that nobody else makes movies like this.

GHOST. The summer's surprise smash has something for everyone: mystery, comedy and love with the proper corpse. This pile-driving romance trivializes the issue of mourning the dead (they don't usually return to earth for a quickie), but no matter. Audiences believe in Ghost. It's Field of Dreams with a little sex.


Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!