December 5, 1991 |
California could use a movie that celebrates California, something positive and self-assuring, something that shows off the state: Pacific sunsets, snow-laced mountains, wind-kissed deserts. Something Time-less. What we'll get, though, is "Bugsy," the mobster movie about a bad guy from L.A. South Carolina will get sunsets and shorelines and the awesome Atlantic in Barbra Streisand's movie version of "The Prince of Tides."
July 29, 1991 |
When Kevin Costner was filming "Dances With Wolves" in South Dakota last year, Loretta Cook, a Lakota Sioux American Indian, had never heard of the actor. A friend who worked on the movie as an extra dropped by and showed her a photograph of herself and Costner. "Oh, nice," Cook responded. "Who is he? Your boyfriend?" Today, one would be hard-pressed to find anyone in South Dakota who doesn't know who Costner is. His film about the life of a U.S.