I LOVE TROUBLE is a bumpy, uneven reprise of the old-fashioned Hollywood newspaper comedy. Although Julia Roberts and Nick Nolte are a surprisingly winning team, the filmmakers don't approach their material with the kind of hip revisionism that sometimes enlivens genre revivals, settling
instead for an awkward retread of much superior models.
In contemporary Chicago, Peter Brackett (Nick Nolte), a star reporter for the Chronicle, gets his first taste of competition when Sabrina Peterson (Julia Roberts), a cub reporter for the rival Globe, scoops him on a major story about a bomb that caused a train derailment. After several prickly