Regarding Realism

Kauffmann, Stanley
August 1997
New Republic;08/25/97, Vol. 217 Issue 8, p24
Film Review
Reviews several motion pictures. "Air Force One," directed by Wolfgang Petersen and starring Harrison Ford and Glenn Close; "Career Girls," directed by Mike Leigh and starring Katrin Cartlidge and Lynda Steadman. INSET: Films worth seeing..


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