Domestic Release Schedule

Release Distributor Scale
November 22, 1996

Shine

Biography Drama Music Romance
With: Geoffrey Rush, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Justin Braine, Sonia Todd
1 hr 45 min
Fine Line Features Limited
November 29, 1996

Sling Blade

Drama
With: Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter
2 hr 15 min
Miramax Limited
December 20, 1996

Marvin's Room

Drama
With: Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro
1 hr 38 min
Miramax Limited
February 14, 1997

Absolute Power

Action Crime Drama Thriller
With: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Ed Harris, Laura Linney
2 hr 1 min
Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Wide

Vegas Vacation

Comedy
With: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Ethan Embry
1 hr 33 min
Warner Bros. Wide

That Darn Cat

Action Comedy Crime Family Mystery
With: Christina Ricci, Doug E. Doug, Dean Jones, George Dzundza
1 hr 29 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Wide

Fools Rush In

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Matthew Perry, Salma Hayek, Jon Tenney, Carlos Gómez
1 hr 49 min
Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Wide

Dangerous Ground

Action Crime Drama Thriller
With: Ice Cube, Elizabeth Hurley, Thokozani Nkosi, Ron Smerczak
1 hr 35 min
New Line Cinema Wide

Touch

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Bridget Fonda, Christopher Walken, Skeet Ulrich, LL Cool J
1 hr 36 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Limited

Shine

Biography Drama Music Romance
With: Geoffrey Rush, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Justin Braine, Sonia Todd
1 hr 45 min
Fine Line Features Wide

The Graduate

1997 Re-release
Comedy Drama Romance
With: Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Katharine Ross, William Daniels
1 hr 46 min
Strand Releasing Limited
February 21, 1997

Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

1997 Special Edition
Action Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
With: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams
2 hr 4 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide

Rosewood

Action Drama History
With: Jon Voight, Ving Rhames, Don Cheadle, Bruce McGill
2 hr 20 min
Warner Bros. Wide

Blood and Wine

Crime Drama Thriller
With: Jack Nicholson, Michael Caine, Stephen Dorff, Jennifer Lopez
1 hr 41 min
Fox Searchlight Pictures Limited

Lost Highway

Mystery Thriller
With: Bill Pullman, Patricia Arquette, John Roselius, Louis Eppolito
2 hr 14 min
October Films Limited
February 28, 1997

Donnie Brasco

Biography Crime Drama
With: Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby
2 hr 7 min
Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Wide

Booty Call

Comedy Romance
With: Jamie Foxx, Tommy Davidson, Vivica A. Fox, Tamala Jones
1 hr 19 min
Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Wide

Hard Eight

Crime Drama
With: Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly, Gwyneth Paltrow, Samuel L. Jackson
1 hr 42 min
The Samuel Goldwyn Company Limited

Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love

Crime Drama History Romance
With: Naveen Andrews, Sarita Choudhury, Indira Varma, Ramon Tikaram
1 hr 57 min
Trimark Pictures Limited

Smilla's Sense of Snow

Crime Drama Mystery Sci-Fi Thriller
With: Julia Ormond, Jens Jørgen Fleischer, Agga Olsen, Patrick Field
2 hr 1 min
Fox Searchlight Pictures Limited

Marvin's Room

Drama
With: Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro
1 hr 38 min
Miramax Wide

Follow Me Home

Drama
With: Alfre Woodard, Jesse Borrego, Salma Hayek, Calvin Levels
1 hr 40 min
-Limited

Waco: The Rules of Engagement

Documentary History
With: Dan Gifford, Clive Doyle, Jack Harwell, Joseph Penno
2 hr 16 min
-Limited
March 5, 1997

The Daytrippers

Comedy Drama
With: Hope Davis, Stanley Tucci, Parker Posey, Liev Schreiber
1 hr 27 min
Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Limited
March 7, 1997

Jungle 2 Jungle

Comedy Family
With: Tim Allen, Martin Short, JoBeth Williams, Lolita Davidovich
1 hr 45 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Wide

Private Parts

Biography Comedy Drama
With: Howard Stern, Mary McCormack, Robin Quivers, Fred Norris
1 hr 49 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

Rhyme & Reason

Documentary Music
With: B-Real, Kurtis Blow, Da Brat, Chuck D
1 hr 30 min
Miramax Limited

Good Luck

Comedy Drama
With: Gregory Hines, Vincent D'Onofrio, James Earl Jones, Max Gail
1 hr 32 min
-Limited

Boys Life 2

Drama
With: Michael Saucedo, Justin Urich, Travis Sher, Milo Ventimiglia
1 hr 14 min
Strand Releasing Limited

The Eighth Day

Comedy Drama
With: Daniel Auteuil, Pascal Duquenne, Miou-Miou, Henri Garcin
1 hr 58 min
Gramercy Pictures (I) Limited

Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets

Comedy Drama Horror Mystery Romance Thriller
With: Alan Bates, Theresa Russell, Sting, Lena Headey
1 hr 39 min
Artisan Entertainment Limited
March 14, 1997

Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

1997 Special Edition
Action Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
With: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams
2 hr 11 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide

Love Jones

Drama Romance
With: Larenz Tate, Nia Long, Isaiah Washington, Lisa Nicole Carson
1 hr 44 min
New Line Cinema Wide

City of Industry

Crime Drama Thriller
With: Harvey Keitel, Stephen Dorff, Timothy Hutton, Famke Janssen
1 hr 37 min
Orion Pictures Limited

The Substance of Fire

Drama
With: Tony Goldwyn, Benjamin Ungar, Timothy Hutton, Tom McDermott
1 hr 37 min
Miramax Limited

Sling Blade

Drama
With: Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter
2 hr 15 min
Miramax Wide

Drunks

Drama
With: Richard Lewis, Liza Harris, Liam Ahern, George Martin
1 hr 30 min
Northern Arts Entertainment Limited

Ponette

Drama
With: Victoire Thivisol, Delphine Schiltz, Matiaz Bureau Caton, Léopoldine Serre
1 hr 37 min
Arrow Releasing Limited
March 19, 1997

Gray's Anatomy

Comedy Drama
With: Spalding Gray, Mike McLaughlin, Melissa Robertson, Alvin Henry
1 hr 20 min
Northern Arts Entertainment Limited
March 21, 1997

Liar Liar

Comedy Fantasy
With: Jim Carrey, Maura Tierney, Amanda Donohoe, Jennifer Tilly
1 hr 26 min
Universal Pictures Wide

Selena

Biography Drama Music
With: Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, Jon Seda, Jackie Guerra
2 hr 7 min
Warner Bros. Wide

The Godfather

1997 Re-release
Crime Drama
With: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton
2 hr 55 min
Paramount Pictures Limited

Mandela

Biography Documentary History
With: Winnie Mandela, Nelson Mandela, Patrick Shai, George Bizos
1 hr 58 min
Palm Pictures Limited