Geroge Lucas


Before Anakin Skywalker is seduced by the dark side of the force in "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith," director George Lucas will be saluted at ShoWest for being a force in his own…

Review: 'Gorilla Man'


Underneath all the lip-smacking irony, the moral of Kyle Jarrow's coming-of-age pop musical "Gorilla Man" is really kind of sweet: Even if you are a revolting freak of nature, you have to accept who…


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Olympic claims


Just for Variety: What do Tony Kushner and writer Matthew Carnahan have in common? While Kushner and Steven Spielberg are still planning their feature about the aftermath of the 1972 Munich Olympics…

Review: 'Afterplay'


In "Afterplay," Brian Friel has written a delicate, bite-sized morsel of Chekhovian drama featuring an imaginary encounter between two of Anton Chekhov's more prominent characters some 20 years after…

Westport goes all-weather


Westport Country Playhouse will reopen its $18 million renovated and expanded theater in June with a four-show slate with a recent Off Broadway musical revival and three Brit and American chestnuts.

Summer Preview: July


LAST YEAR: July 2 Top titles (weeks in release; 4-day figures)1. Spider-Man 2 (1) $116 million2. Fahrenheit 9/11 (2) $22 million3. White Chicks (2) $12 million Weekend total: $223 million July 1…

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