Josef Woodard
January 26, 2001 AT 05:00 AM EST

Finding Forrester

type
Movie
Current Status
In Season
mpaa
PG-13
runtime
136 minutes
performer
Robert Brown, Sean Connery, F. Murray Abraham, Anna Paquin
director
Gus Van Sant
Producers
Columbia Pictures, Laurence Mark Productions
distributor
Columbia Pictures
author
Mike Rich
genre
Drama

We gave it an A-

Gus Van Sant, a notably music-minded director, draws on some of the year’s hippest source material for his Finding Forrester soundtrack. Aided by knowing producer Hal Willner, the score includes choice archival morsels from electric-era Miles Davis, an early-’70s Ornette Coleman, and, from the ’90s, Bill Frisell. With or without visuals, this makes for a mighty atmospheric cultural brew. A-

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