THE TRUMAN SHOW (Peter Weir, 1998)

Andrew Niccol’s slick script has been transcended by Peter Weir’s competent direction to produce The Truman Show, a middling piece of futurism that attains a nice visual tenor. Regrettably, the film has no choice but to carry the script along with it.      The premise is stupid. In some unidentified consumer state, a separate, self-enclosed colony […]