Few solo performers are as unabashedly ingratiating as the charismatic Charlayne Woodard. Best known for her Tony-nominated performance in "Ain't Misbehavin'," the actress stands alone in her…
The holiday B.O. season may be a bit lean so far in the U.S., but it's been a time of plenty in most overseas territories.
Produced by Maria Joao Mayer. Executive producers, Antonio Da Cunha Telles, Jean Nachbaur, Antonio Cardenal. Directed by Fernando Lopes. Screenplay, Christopher Frank, Nachbaur, based on Antonio…
Steven Spielberg finally got the recognition that had eluded him in the year-end voting of the critics of New York, Los Angeles and the National Board of Review when the Boston Society of Film…
Reviewed at Vancouver Intl. Film Festival, Nov. 7, 1993. Running time: 100 MIN.
Motion picture scientist Petro Vlahos has been voted the Gordon E. Sawyer Award by the board of governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Tackling a serious subject, "Black Cactus" explores the mistreatment of Amerasians left behind by the Yank pullout. Unfortunately, this theme is thoroughly undercut by a routine soap approach and…
Second foray behind the lens by actor, playwright and legit director Pino Quartullo is a vigorous role-reversal comedy centered on a thirtyish banker's obsession with becoming a father. Attractively…
To make CBS and David Letterman more comfortable in the Ed Sullivan Theatre, the city film office recently got the parks department to plant pear trees outside the theater on Broadway.
Asmash hit at home, where it's still playing with 2.5 million tix already sold, "Faraway Sunset" is a glossy historical weepy with better-than-usual offshore sales potential -- on paper. Syrupy…
This "Thai Graffiti" follows a group of high school students more interested in adolescent high jinks than academic achievement. Swiftly paced and cleverly mounted, the frothy comedy has surprisingly…
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