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TIMES FILM CRITICFriday May 5, 2000 Hollywood movies about Africa are available in both high- and low-culture varieties, and its refined, literary title alone signals that "I Dreamed of Africa" does not want to make common cause with the likes of "Africa Screams,"...
FOR THE TIMESFriday May 12, 2000 From "The Red Shoes" to "The Turning Point," dramatic films about the ballet world have begged the question: How is it that such a serious and disciplined performing art attracts such silly and chaotic people? The callow...
TIMES STAFF WRITERFriday October 15, 1999 Cedric Kahn's relentless "L'Ennui" is such a rigorous exploration of sexual obsession that it proves to be a most demanding film. Virtually devoid of eroticism and sensuality, it depicts with the utmost realism a 17-year-...
Times Staff WriterSometimes a movie can be so faithful to the book it's based on as to squeeze the life out of it. Such is the case with "Because of Winn-Dixie," adapted from Kate DiCamillo's award-winning children's book. The novel, likened by critics to the writing of...
denotes winner Performance by an actor in a leading role Humphrey Bogart as Captain Queeg in THE CAINE MUTINY Stanley Kramer Productions; Columbia Marlon Brando as Terry Malloy in ON THE WATERFRONT Horizon-American Corporation; Columbia Bing Crosby...
TRIBUNE STAFF REPORTER1½ stars (out of 4) When India "Opal" Buloni (newcomer AnnaSophia Robb) and her preacher father (Jeff Daniels) move to small-town Naomi, Fla., they don't fit in very well. Opal's dad has a tough time saving souls in a convenience store-turned-House-of-...
Sun Movie CriticMarlon Brando's extraordinary emotional intelligence expressed itself in every inch of his body for every second - the phrase "being in the moment" might as well have been coined for him. Of course, other actors in New York and Hollywood had been as...
Sun Movie CriticWhen Barry Levinson plays host for On the Waterfront at the Senator Theatre Thursday night -- the opening attraction for this year's Maryland Film Festival -- he hopes audiences will feel the same thrill he experienced as a 12-year-old seeing it in 1954...
Tags: Ben Stiller, Crimes, Death, Larry David, Elia Kazan
Times Staff WriterBy the time Rick McKay made it to New York in the '80s with dreams of becoming a singer, he discovered that the Broadway he had learned about in movies and TV while growing up in Indiana no longer existed. Imports, shows with prerecorded music and...
Tags: Death, Gena Rowlands, Hume Cronyn, Uta Hagen, Angela Lansbury
Times Staff WriterIt's a sign of Marlon Brando's gifts as an actor that his talent never used up all the air in the room. Brando was in fact a remarkable ensemble player, a skill he never used to greater effect than in "On the Waterfront," now playing at the Nuart in...
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