December 24, 1989 |
Eve of Destruction (Interscope/Nelson). Shooting in New York and Los Angeles. Gregory Hines and Renee Soutendijk star in this sci-fi thriller concerning a scientist who develops a powerful robot in her own image. The project ultimately goes awry and the creator must stop her creation from killing innocent thousands. Producer David Madden. Director Duncan Gibbins. Screenwriters Yale Udoff and Gibbins. Distributor Orion. Twisted Justice (Hero). Shooting in S. California.
September 27, 1992 |
The usual ambition for a Hollywood producer flush with success for making a sleeper hit like "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle" would be to move up the ranks with a more prestigious project the next time. An all-star cast. A bigger budget. A deal that includes a percentage of the box-office grosses. But not David Madden, who has just acquired one of the longest monikers in filmdom; writer-director-producer-studio executive.
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June 26, 2013 |
After the Supreme Court opened the way for gay marriages to resume in California, how soon can gay couples wed? Here are six big questions about what happens next. When will gay marriages resume in California? The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on Proposition 8 will go into effect in 25 days -- which is Sunday, July 21. If normal procedures are followed, at that time the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco will be able to lift its stay on the original 2010 decision by U.S. District Judge Vaughn R. Walker declaring Proposition 8 to be unconstitutional. "The normal process is for this court to wait to be notified of the judgment by the clerk of the Supreme Court.
October 13, 2003 |
Chronically high blood pressure can cause a decline in some mental processes, but it doesn't appear to accelerate the deficits that come with natural aging. Researchers at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C., divided 96 volunteers into two groups: 48 had either high-normal blood pressure (called prehypertension) or high blood pressure, and 48 had normal blood pressure.
November 20, 1995 |
"Separate Lives" is the direct-to-video version of "Never Talk to Strangers," which itself staked out the lowest-common-denominator audience. Both movies concern imperiled psychiatrists who themselves are borderline bonkers; both have private investigators getting romantic with their subjects; both have the same banal revelation at their finales.