Virtual Newsstand: Movieline, May 1993

May 1993


Flying To Cuba
Cuba Gooding Jr. and I are on the trampoline in his mammoth backyard for a number of reasons...

When Dinosaurs Walked the Soundstages
Since the dawn of cinema man, Hollywood has tried to pass off lizards, puppets, and men in monster suits as dinosaurs. Now that we have Jurassic Park to look forward to, it's a good time to look back at the long line of movies designed to part a 10-year-old from his allowance.

The 100 Dumbest Things Hollywood's Done Recently
It was a challenge to narrow this list down to 100, but a scrupulous winnowing effort yielded the following collective and individual stupid movies. Remember, it's only the tip of the iceberg.

The Secret Life of Laura Dern
The award-winning actress who made her mark at the edge of the mainstream talks about Jungian dream work, bonding, nurturing, and the possibility that Jurassic Park will be the hit that lets her demand $5 million a picture.


Third Time Lucky?
In a world overrun by film sequels, our trusty reporter viewed over a dozen Part III movies in hopes of answering the unasked question: "Are Part IIIs really different from Part IIs or Part VIs?"