The irreverent FBC series "In Living Color" once did a sketch called "My Left Foot of Fury," in which disabled Irish poet Christie Brown teamed up with Jean-Claude Van Damme to kickbox evildoers. There are times when COMMON BONDS is hardly less absurd. The biggest surprise is how much of
it the actors manage to pull off.
Set in Canada, the opening finds troublemaker J.T. Blake (Michael Ironside) just released from prison. Straightaway he finds his favorite hookers hosting a hated police sergeant and raises a ruckus that puts him right back in the stir. This time Blake lands in Mountain Hill Federal Penitentiary,
where he gets to participate in a truly bizarre e...