|US Release Date||05/22/1987|
The new releases on Blu-ray and DVD this week.
Most moviegoers' mission Memorial Day weekend will be to see Paramount's "Mission: Impossible 2." The PG-13-rated action adventure sequel -- known for short as "M:I-2" -- got off to a flying start with its Wednesday opening to $12.5 million at a record-setting 3,653 theaters ($3,422 per theater). "It's a 37% first choice in the tracking," an insider points out, predicting blockbuster business for the long holiday weekend. Looking back, he adds, the original "Mission" was a 27% first choic
It's James Bond! It's Indiana Jones! It's Ocean's Eleven! It's too much. Looney Tunes: Back in Action misses out on a brilliant opportunity to tell a simple story about a rabbit vs. a duck.
Martin Grove's analysis of the Memorial Day weekend box office, May 2002.
SANTA MONICA, Calf., Feb. 10, 2000 -- "Hey Vern," roll the credits. Jim Varney, the big-nosed, gawky actor who brought empty-headed hayseed pitch-man Ernest P. Worrell to life in a series of popular, albeit arguably annoying TV commercials and then in a skein of kids' movies, died today of lung cancer. He was 50. Varney, an actor since his teen years, had been in the public eye for more than 25 years. He was a stand-up comic in New York in the early 1970s, and became a regular on the TV variet
|Jim Varney||Actor||Ernest P Worrell||1||1000001|
|Victoria Racimo||Actor||Nurse St Cloud||1||1000002|
|John Vernon||Actor||Sherman Krader||1||1000003|
|Iron Cody||Actor||Indian Chief||1||1000004|
|Lyle Alzado||Actor||Bronk Stinson||1||1000005|
|Hakeem Abdul-Samad||Actor||Moustafa Hakeem-Jones||1||1000008|
|Patrick Day||Actor||Bobby Wayne||1||1000009|
|Jacob Vargas||Actor||Bubba Vargas||1||1000011|
|Elmo Williams||Executive Producer||n/a||174||3000002|
|Martin Erlichman||Executive Producer||n/a||174||3000003|
|Harry Mathias||Director of Photography||n/a||120780||6000001|
|Jim May||Director of Photography||n/a||120780||6000002|
|Kathy Cherry||Art Director||art direction||183||9000001|
From classic movie palaces to the state-of-the-art IMAX screens.