TITLE

Division, Delay, Drag

AUTHOR(S)
Kauffmann, Stanley
PUB. DATE
October 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;10/9/95, Vol. 213 Issue 15, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Film Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews several motion pictures. "The Promise," directed by Margarethe von Trotta; "Persuasion," starring Amanda Root; "To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar," directed by Beeban Kidron, starring Patrick Swayze, Wesley Snipes and John Leguizamo. INSET: FILMS WORTH SEEING.
ACCESSION #
9510062377

 

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