After one month in release, "The Jungle Book" has overtaken "Beauty and the Beast" to become the bestselling video of all time in international markets, according to Buena Vista Home Video Intl.
Reviewed at Hawaii Intl. Film Festival, Nov. 11, 1993. Running time: 140 MIN.
Produced, directed, written by Amos Gitai. Camera (color), Max Rheinlander , Nurith Aviv; editor, Eric Carlier; music, Simon Stockhausen; sound, Joest Bernhard, Daniel Ollivier. Reviewed at London…
HBO's documentary "Shock Video" diagnoses where we are, now that the world of instant images is available to more than 40 million people who own camcorders. But the show doesn't explore the…
Despite a title that couldn't be more off-putting if it tried, "Dying in a Hospital" is an edifying model of delicate restraint. Its poignant, coolly compassionate view of life and death in a…
The biggest hit in South Korean B.O. history, this emotional tribute to Korean folk culture has been seen by almost a million people -- and many are going back for seconds. Quality is tops on all…
As L.A. witnessed the opening of his new musical based on a classic Hollywood film, Andrew Lloyd Webber said he is setting out to become a movie mogul himself.
(Turkish and German dialogue)
Reviewed at Hawaii Intl. Film Festival, Nov. 12, 1993. Running time: 105 MIN.
Confident that the merger mania in the entertainment biz and the Credit Lyonnais-backed $ 960 million debt restructuring have bolstered the value of the new MGM/UA, studio chairman/CEO Frank G…
Actor Laurence Fishburne, monologuist and self-professed "Red Diaper Baby" Josh Kornbluth, novelist Gloria Naylor and director Jan Oxenberg are among the artists chosen by the Sundance Institute for…