THE MIRROR HAS TWO FACES, SECRETS & LIES, THE FUNERAL, behind the scenes of RANSOM and much more!

Preview Theater episode #145 broadcast on November 11, 1996

Featured in this week’s episode:


Relationship between two Columbia professors with frustrating personal lives for different reasons.   THE MIRROR HAS TWO FACES stars Barbra Streisand, Jeff Bridges, and  Lauren Bacall .



A successful black woman discovers that her birth mother is a underprivileged white woman, but the woman denies it. As emotions run high, everyone’s secrets are exposed. SECRETS & LIES  stars Timothy Spall, Brenda Blethyn, and Phyllis Logan



A powerful crime family is caught in a lethal crossfire between union organizers and brutal corporate bosses. THE FUNERAL  stars  Christopher Walken, Chris Penn, and Annabella Sciorra.


Behind the Scenes of RANSOM

When a rich man’s son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.  We look at the making of RANSOM,   which stars Mel Gibson, Gary Sinise, and Rene Russo.


This week’s episode rundown:

  • The Mirror Has Two Faces
  • Behind the Scenes of Ransom
  • Secrets & Lies
  • The Funeral
  • Set it Off
  • Larger than Life
  • Boys
  • Mission: Impossible
  • The Nutty Professor
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