Preview Theater episode #017 originally broadcast on May 23, 1994
Featured in this episode:
Plot: From Spike Lee comes this vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school-teacher, her stubborn jazz-musician husband and their five kids living in ’70s Brooklyn.
Released on: Fri 13 May 1994 UTC
Genre(s): Comedy, Drama
Directed by: Spike Lee
Partial Cast List: Alfre Woodard Carolyn Carmichael, Delroy Lindo Woody Carmichael, David Patrick Kelly Tony Eyes/Jim, Zelda Harris Troy
Buy/Rent Digital “Crooklyn”
Title: Wyatt Earp
Plot: Wyatt Earp is a movie about a man and his family. The movie shows us the good times and the bad times of one of the West’s most famous individuals.
Released on: Fri 24 Jun 1994 UTC
Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Biography, Romance, Western
Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan
Partial Cast List: Kevin Costner Wyatt Earp, Dennis Quaid Doc Holliday, Gene Hackman Nicholas Earp, David Andrews James Earp
Buy/Rent Digital “Wyatt Earp”
Title: The Crow
Plot: A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée’s murder.
Released on: Wed 11 May 1994 UTC
Genre(s): Action, Fantasy
Directed by: Alex Proyas
Partial Cast List: Brandon Lee Eric Draven, Michael Wincott Top Dollar, Rochelle Davis Sarah, Ernie Hudson Sergeant Albrecht
Buy/Rent Digital “The Crow”
Plot: Gena is an average woman who is torn between her current boyfriend’s desire to marry her and start a family…
Released on: Wed 04 May 1994 UTC
Genre(s): Comedy, Drama
Directed by: Victoria Foyt, Henry Jaglom
Partial Cast List: Victoria Foyt Gena, Matt Salinger James, Frances Fisher Rosie, Eric Roberts Anthony
Buy/Rent Digital “Babyfever”
Title: The Return of Jafar
Plot: Jafar comes for revenge on Aladdin, using a foolish thief and Iago’s treachery to find a way back into power.
Released on: Fri 20 May 1994 UTC
Genre(s): Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Directed by: Toby Shelton, Tad Stones
Partial Cast List: Jonathan Freeman Jafar (voice), Scott Weinger Aladdin (voice), Dan Castellaneta Blue Genie (voice), Jason Alexander Abis Mal – the Chief of the Thieves (voice)
Buy/Rent Digital “The Return of Jafar”
Title: The Piano
Plot: A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she’s soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation.
Released on: Fri 12 Nov 1993 UTC
Genre(s): Drama, Music, Romance
Directed by: Jane Campion
Partial Cast List: Holly Hunter Ada McGrath, Harvey Keitel George Baines, Sam Neill Alisdair Stewart, Anna Paquin Flora McGrath