Blu-ray Review - Mannequin Two: On the Move
Blu-ray Review - Dirty Work

Blu-ray Review - Scissors


While Sharon Stone is best known for her seductive work in the 1992 thriller "Basic Instinct," there was a decade of career ups and downs she had to manage before worldwide stardom changed everything. "Scissors" is a 1991 release that I'm positive the actress would rather have scratched off her filmography, but if there's a single picture that epitomizes Stone's wayward professional direction during the lean years, it's this ridiculous chiller. Submitting herself to writer/director Frank De Felitta, Stone is completely lost in "Scissors," left with nothing to do but make horrified faces as the screenplay fumbles around for a tone of mystery that's psychologically stained by sexual dysfunction. It's a bad movie, emerging as unintended camp as performances aim for the rafters and De Felitta struggles to stitch together even a basic sense of coherence as the screenplay plays an extended game of make-em-up to suggest sophistication. Read the rest at


Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)