|84 Charing Cross Road 1986 PG, 97 min.|
Genre: Drama / Romance
Director: David Hugh Jones
Cast: Anne Bancroft, Anthony Hopkins, Judi Dench, Jean De Baer, Mercedes Ruehl, Maurice Denham, Ian McNeice, Eleanor David, Daniel Gerroll, Wendy Morgan, Tom Isbell, Anne Dyson, Connie Booth, J. Smith-Cameron, Ronn Carroll
A New Yorker, Helene Hanff (Anne Bancroft), begins a correspondence in 1949 with reserved London book dealer Frank Doel (Anthony Hopkins) who works at Marks & Co., 84 Charing Cross Road. Separated by the Atlantic Ocean and representing different cultures, their friendship grows even though they never see each other during their 20-years of correspondence. Mel Brooks was the Executive Producer.
|Big Business 1988 PG, 97 min.|
Director: Jim Abrahams
Cast: Bette Midler, Lily Tomlin, Fred Ward, Edward Herrmann, Michele Placido, Barry Primus, Michael Gross, Deborah Rush, Nicolas Coster, Joe Grifasi, Daniel Gerroll, Patricia Gaul, J.C. Quinn, Norma MacMillan, John Vickery
Sadie and Rose Ratliff and Sadie and Rose Shelton (Bette Midler and Lily Tomlin) are two sets of twins who get swapped at birth. One set is raised by a poor family, and the others are raised by a wealthy family who are passing through town. Now, 40 years later, they are about to meet each other in Jupiter Hollow.
|Drop Dead Fred 1991 PG-13, 103 min.|
Director: Ate de Jong
Cast: Phoebe Cates, Rik Mayall, Marsha Mason, Tim Matheson, Carrie Fisher, Keith Charles, Ashley Peldon, Daniel Gerroll, Ron Eldard, Eleanor Mondale, Bob Reid, Peter Thoemke
Elizabeth's (Phoebe Cates) life is a mess, and to top it off her philandering husband moves out for another woman. Reluctantly, she moves in with her overbearing mother (Marsha Mason). Back in her childhood home, she recalls her imaginary childhood friend, Drop Dead Fred (Rik Mayall), who helped her through her early life. The thoughts bring Drop Dead Fred back, and he sets out to take care of those who have hurt Elizabeth. A dark, dark comedy.
|A Far Off Place 1993 PG, 105 min.|
Genre: Family / Drama / Adventure
Director: Mikael Salomon
Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Ethan Embry, Jack Thompson, Sarel Bok, Maximilian Schell, Robert John Burke, Patricia Kalember, Daniel Gerroll, Miles Anderson, Fidelis Cheza, Taffy Chihota, Anthony Chinyanga, Brian Cooper, Magdalene Damas, John Indi
This Disney adventure involves two teenagers, Nonni Parker (Reese Witherspoon) and Harry Winslow (Ethan Embry) who must cross the Kalahari Desert in Africa to escape the killers of their parents after witnessing the murders.
|1. 84 Charing Cross Road (1986)|
2. Big Business (1988)
3. Drop Dead Fred (1991)
4. A Far Off Place (1993)
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