Domestic Release Schedule

Release Distributor Scale
December 11, 1998

A Simple Plan

Crime Drama Thriller
With: Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Bridget Fonda, Brent Briscoe
2 hr 1 min
Paramount Pictures Limited

Shakespeare in Love

Comedy Drama History Romance
With: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Wilkinson
2 hr 3 min
Miramax Limited
December 18, 1998

The Prince of Egypt

Adventure Animation Drama Family Fantasy Musical
With: Val Kilmer, Ralph Fiennes, Michelle Pfeiffer, Sandra Bullock
1 hr 39 min
DreamWorks Distribution Wide

You've Got Mail

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Greg Kinnear, Parker Posey
1 hr 59 min
Warner Bros. Wide

The General

Biography Crime Drama Thriller
With: Brendan Gleeson, Adrian Dunbar, Sean McGinley, Maria Doyle Kennedy
2 hr 4 min
Sony Pictures Classics Limited
December 23, 1998

The Theory of Flight

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Helena Bonham Carter, Kenneth Branagh, Gemma Jones, Holly Aird
1 hr 41 min
Fine Line Features Limited

The Swindle

Comedy Crime Thriller
With: Isabelle Huppert, Michel Serrault, François Cluzet, Jean-François Balmer
1 hr 41 min
New Yorker Films Limited
December 25, 1998

Patch Adams

Biography Comedy Drama Romance
With: Robin Williams, Daniel London, Monica Potter, Philip Seymour Hoffman
1 hr 55 min
Universal Pictures Wide

Mighty Joe Young

Action Adventure Family Fantasy Thriller
With: Bill Paxton, Charlize Theron, Rade Serbedzija, Peter Firth
1 hr 54 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Wide

The Faculty

Horror Sci-Fi
With: Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Josh Hartnett
1 hr 44 min
Miramax Wide

Stepmom

Comedy Drama
With: Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Ed Harris, Jena Malone
2 hr 5 min
Sony Pictures Releasing Wide

Hurlyburly

Comedy Drama
With: Sean Penn, Kevin Spacey, Chazz Palminteri, Robin Wright
2 hr 2 min
Fine Line Features Limited

The Thin Red Line

Drama War
With: Jim Caviezel, Sean Penn, Nick Nolte, Kirk Acevedo
2 hr 50 min
Twentieth Century Fox Limited

A Civil Action

Drama
With: John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kathleen Quinlan, Tony Shalhoub
1 hr 55 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Limited

Down in the Delta

Drama
With: Alfre Woodard, Al Freeman Jr., Esther Rolle, Loretta Devine
1 hr 52 min
Miramax Limited
December 30, 1998

Hilary and Jackie

Biography Drama Music
With: Emily Watson, Rachel Griffiths, James Frain, David Morrissey
2 hr 1 min
October Films Limited

Another Day in Paradise

Crime Drama Thriller
With: James Woods, Melanie Griffith, Vincent Kartheiser, Natasha Gregson Wagner
1 hr 41 min
Trimark Pictures Limited

Affliction

Drama Mystery Thriller
With: Nick Nolte, Sissy Spacek, James Coburn, Brigid Tierney
1 hr 54 min
Lionsgate Limited

The Hi-Lo Country

Drama Romance Western
With: Billy Crudup, Woody Harrelson, Patricia Arquette, Cole Hauser
1 hr 54 min
Gramercy Pictures (I) Limited
January 1, 1999

Playing by Heart

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Gillian Anderson, Ellen Burstyn, Sean Connery, Anthony Edwards
2 hr 1 min
Miramax Limited

Port Djema

Drama
With: Jean-Yves Dubois, Nathalie Boutefeu, Christophe Odent, Edouard Montoute
1 hr 35 min
Shadow Distribution Limited
January 8, 1999

Shakespeare in Love

Comedy Drama History Romance
With: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Wilkinson
2 hr 3 min
Miramax Wide

A Civil Action

Drama
With: John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kathleen Quinlan, Tony Shalhoub
1 hr 55 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Wide
Cowboy Pictures Limited

The Sticky Fingers of Time

Sci-Fi
With: Terumi Matthews, Nicole Zaray, Belinda Becker, James Urbaniak
1 hr 21 min
Strand Releasing Limited
January 15, 1999

Varsity Blues

Comedy Drama Romance Sport
With: James Van Der Beek, Jon Voight, Paul Walker, Ron Lester
1 hr 46 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

Virus

Action Horror Sci-Fi Thriller
With: Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Sutherland, William Baldwin, Joanna Pacula
1 hr 39 min
Universal Pictures Wide

At First Sight

Drama Romance
With: Val Kilmer, Mira Sorvino, Kelly McGillis, Steven Weber
2 hr 8 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Wide

In Dreams

Drama Fantasy Thriller
With: Annette Bening, Robert Downey Jr., Katie Sagona, Aidan Quinn
1 hr 40 min
DreamWorks Distribution Wide

The Thin Red Line

Drama War
With: Jim Caviezel, Sean Penn, Nick Nolte, Kirk Acevedo
2 hr 50 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide
January 20, 1999

The Winners

Documentary
With: Mikhail Bezverkhny, Philipp Hirschhorn, Gidon Kremer, Yevgeny Mogilevsky
1 hr 25 min
First Look International Limited
January 22, 1999

Gloria

Crime Drama Thriller
With: Sharon Stone, Jean-Luke Figueroa, Jeremy Northam, Cathy Moriarty
1 hr 48 min
Sony Pictures Releasing Wide

A Simple Plan

Crime Drama Thriller
With: Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Bridget Fonda, Brent Briscoe
2 hr 1 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

Still Crazy

Comedy Drama Music Romance
With: Stephen Rea, Billy Connolly, Jimmy Nail, Timothy Spall
1 hr 35 min
Sony Pictures Releasing Limited

Children of Heaven

Drama Family Sport
With: Mohammad Amir Naji, Amir Farrokh Hashemian, Bahare Seddiqi, Nafise Jafar-Mohammadi
1 hr 29 min
Miramax Limited

My Name Is Joe

Drama Romance
With: Peter Mullan, Louise Goodall, Gary Lewis, Lorraine McIntosh
1 hr 45 min
Artisan Entertainment Limited

Tango

Drama Musical
With: Miguel Ángel Solá, Cecilia Narova, Mía Maestro, Juan Carlos Copes
1 hr 55 min
Sony Pictures Classics Limited