Top area movies selected by Times critic Hal Lipper.1 Thelma and Louise _ Susan Sarandon and Geena Dvis flee the law in this smart, spry feminist road movie.
2 Truth or Dare _ Madonna bares all in this behind-the-scenes account of her 1990 Blind Ambition tour.
3 Impromptu _ A spry romance focusing on the courtship of novelist George Sand and composer Fredric Chopin.
4 Silence of the Lambs _ A deliciously twisted, superbly acted account of an FBI agent's hunt for a serial killer.
5 City Slickers _ Urban cowboy Billy Crystal pursues the meaning of life during a midlife-crisis cattle drive.