In an extravagant gamble worthy of the fictional Benzini Brothers Circus itself, Fox gives Sara Gruen's grassroots bestseller "Water for Elephants" the glossy, big-budget treatment fans crave.
Dixie Carter died Saturday. She was 70.
I had the privilege of playing Hal Holbrook's gay lover in the landmark TV film "That Certain Summer."
An exceptionally fine example of regional indie filmmaking, "That Evening Sun" deserves savvy handling by a venturesome distrib to maximize its potential to attract auds and win prizes.
It was the summer of 1968, and we were casting a Broadway play, "Does A Tiger Wear a Necktie?" by Don Petersen. The director, Michael Schultz, and I were having trouble finding a young actor to play…
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