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The Great Buck Howard (movie)
CineVegas Film Festival

THERE'S A rich irony in the fact that James Caan is being feted this month with the CineVegas Film Festival's inaugural Vegas Icon Award: Caan hates almost all the acting he's ever done that has anything to do with the city. The four years he spent as fictional head of casino security Big Ed Deline on the now-defunct NBC show "Las Vegas"? He was lowered to doing the TV role by a film drought. "It's sort of the difference between wanting to work and having to work," Caan says. His role alongside Sarah Jessica Parker and Nicolas Cage in the 1992 "Honeymoon in Vegas"? It was fun, but hardly a favorite. And his little-noticed star turn as...

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