Earnest and well-acted, Steve Zaillian's directorial debut explores the price of being a child prodigy while seeking to bring excitement to chess -- becoming a kind of cerebral "The Karate Kid." It's…
Robert Altman's "Short Cuts" and Gus Van Sant's "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues" will compete at the 50th Venice Festival, while Woody Allen's "Manhattan Murder Mystery" will unspool out of competition…
Also with: Charlotte Avery, Richard Calkin, Glenn Carter, John Combe, Liz Ewing, Tamzin Outhwaite, Shane Richie, Heather Robbins, Myra Sands, Aidan Treays , Anna-Jane Casey, Robin Cleaver, Amanda…
Warner Bros. has confirmed an agreement with U.K.-based Hammer Film Prods. and Donner/Shuler-Donner to develop film and television projects based upon titles in the Hammer film library (Daily…
Reviewed at Munich Film Festival, July 2, 1993. Running time: 93 MIN.
Principal photography has gotten under way on "White Man's Burden," the interracial romantic drama marking Gregory Hines' directorial debut (Daily Variety, June 11).
Also with: Kingsley Leggs, McKinley Johnson, Dathan B. Williams, Ora Jones, Brandon Bush, Michael Bush, Bereniece Jones, JoNell Kennedy, Aisha de Haas, Ajay K. Naidu, J. Patrick McCormack, Frances…
Domestic film box office in July soared 44% over last year to a record of $ 721.9 million, which is also 7% above the comparable 1989 period tally of $ 674. 6 million. "The Firm,""Jurassic Park,""In…
It may be a tad premature for the sap to be flowing in Maine, but it's currently flooding through the lightweight comedy "Heart and Souls." Recalling such vintage fantasy fare as "Topper" and "Here…
Entering its third weekend in Japan, Britain and several other markets, "Jurassic Park" was poised to gallop past $ 100 million gross overseas by today.