Tag Archives: Michael Tolkin

Michael Tolkin – The Rapture (1991)

A Los Angeles telephone operator who tires of mate-swapping and turns to a religious sect for spiritual guidance. Read More »

Michael Tolkin – The New Age (1994)

This low-key, well-acted, underrated and pitch-black comedy didn’t get the recognition it deserved upon it’s (limited) release in 1994, even with director Michael Tolkin’s stature as screenwriter of ‘The Player’ and his freaky directorial debut with ‘The Rapture’. Peter Weller and Judy Davis play wealthy but spirtually bereft professionals in LA who decide to ditch their previous lives and open a store. It goes badly rather quickly. Watch for Adam West, perfectly cast as Peter Weller’s hipster father. Read More »