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Volcano

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Volcano

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
104 minutes
performer:
Anne Heche, Tommy Lee Jones
director:
Mick Jackson
distributor:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
author:
Jerome Armstrong, Billy Ray
genre:
Disaster, ActionAdventure

We gave it a B

As the lead singer of the ’80s hippie-rock band the New Bohemians, Brickell was always sharper than her Birkenstock-babe image let on. Some 15 years later, her chirpy voice — once the quirk that irked — has matured into a dusky croon. And her songs — mostly torchy folk-pop about distant lovers and other romantic near misses — are seductive and slinky, tailor-made to succeed in the current singer-songwriter renaissance. And why shouldn’t they?

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