New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 20, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas
Trial And Error and Free Willy 3 among this week’s new video releases
Ramp for each film begut with a “star” rating:
★ « "poor, ” iHHHt » “excellent” - followed by the Motion Picture Association of America rating anda family-viewing guide, the key for which appears below.
TRIAL AND ERROR (New Line, $103.92): Michael Richards adapts some of his usual schtick as Seinfelds Kramer to this comedy, as he plays an unemployed actor who poses as his friend’s (Jeff Daniels) lawyer, who’s facing a case that could determine whether his career will continue. Richards has to keep up the charade, causing complications aplenty; Charlize Theron and Rip Tom are featured.
(PG-13: AS, P,V)
$101.51): The play by Terrence McNally holds up well as a film, as it focuses on eight gay men over the course of holiday weekends they spend together. In Big Chill fashion, they reflect on their respective lives and how they’ve had an impact on each other, standouts in the ensemble cast include Jason Alexander (Seinfeld), John Glover and Stephen Spinella.
(R: AS, P) (1997)
FREE WILLY 3: TNE RESCUE
(Warner, $22.96): The whale returns in his third screen adventure, and though co-star Jason James Richter is present again, he turns the young-hero reins over to Vincent Berry. That youngster plays the son of a poacher, and when he learns that Dad (Patrick Kilpatrick) has Willy in his sights, big problems erupt; Annie Corley (The Bridges of Madison County) also appears.
★★ (PG: P,V)
COMPASSION! (New Line,
SPRUNG (Trimark, $103.99): As if a new romance doesn’t pose its own challenges, it can be a lot tougher when respective friends don’t approve of the relationship, and that’s the problem faced by the couple—played by Rusty CundiefT and Martin's Tisha Campbell—in this comedy. Paula Jai Parker and Joe Tony play the acquaintances who feel they’re doing the right thing by voicing their disfavor.
(R: AS, P)
more-violent follow-up. Jeff Goldblum returns, discovering that another island is a home to regenerated dinosaurs, one of which goes to San Diego; Julianne Moore, Pete Postlethwaite and Vince Vaughn co-star.
★★ (PG-13: GV, P)
HOMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION
(Touchstone, $103.91): Mira Sorvino and Lisa Kudrow (Friends) make an enjoyable team in this comedy about longtime female pals with like sensibilities. They attend the
continue to do so, they soon get the upper hand; the typically sardonic Janeane Garofalo also appears.
(R: AS, P)
organization to put his knowledge of serial killers to use.
(Not rated: AS, P,V)
Jason James Richter returns to ride again as the aging hero In Free WtHy 3.
title event together, and though those who scorned them in their teen years
MILLENNIUM (Fox, $70.34): Producer Chris Carter’s follow-up series to TheX-Files earned much critical attention and high ratings when it premiered on Fox last fall, and this volume combines the pilot episode and the first story after that. Lance Henriksen plays an ex-federal agent who joins a shadowy
THE LOST WORLD: JURASSIC PARK (Universal, $22.98): The first film’s success dictated a sequel, so returning director Steven Spielberg again uses a Michael Crichton novel as his source for this
1. What award-winning actress was originally cast as Princess ‘ Leia in the 1977 sci-fi hit Star fwars?
2. What actress portrayed Stella Dallas in the 1937 'gnovie of the same name?
13. Who starred opposite Audrey Hepburn in the 1954 film Sabring?
4. What movie duo made cameo appearances as skeletons in the 1953 Martin and Lewis movie Scared Stiff? 5. Who directed the 1992 Western Unforgiven?
6. Jill Clayburgh starred opposite Alan Bates in what 1978 film?
7. Urban Cowboy, the film that spawned a fashion/music craze was released in what year?
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