In the Spirit

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In the Spirit ★★½ 1990 (R)

New Age couple move from Beverly Hills to New York, where they meet an air-headed mystic and are forced to hide from a murderer. Falk gives solid performance in sometimes rocky production. Berlin is the real-life daughter of May. 94m/C VHS . Elaine May, Marlo Thomas, Jeannie Berlin, Peter Falk, Melanie Griffith, Olympia Dukakis, Chad Burton, Thurn Hoffman, Michael Emil, Christopher Durang, Laurie Jones; D: Sandra Seacat; W: Jeannie Ber lin, Laurie Jones; C: Dick Quinlan; M: Patrick Wil liams.