By EW Staff
Updated December 17, 1999 at 05:00 AM EST

Dr. Akagi Akira Emoto (Kino, unrated) A tireless family practitioner dashes about town in a weighty morality tale sprinkled with oddball bits. EW Video Grade B

Marius and Jeannette Gerard Meylan (New Yorker, unrated) The French comedy, both cute and bittersweet, tracks a middle-aged romance. [EW VIDEO GRADE] B+

Sarah, Plain & Tall: Winter’s End Glenn Close (Artisan/Hallmark, unrated) The TV movie finds a strong family enduring a harsh Kansas winter. [EW VIDEO GRADE] B+