Posts about 1992

Sneakers (1992) and Journeyman (2017)

Simon Brew | 30th December 2018
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, Simon looks at two films that each took around a decade to made it to the screen

The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) and Rocky IV (1985)

Simon Brew | 17th December 2018
In the latest episode of Film Stories with Simon Brew, Simon’s got a pair of Christmas classics to talk about! Following the death of Muppet-creator Jim Henson in 1990, the people he left behind decided to keep going

A Few Good Men (1992)

Film Stories | 9th October 2018
Come join us as we take a brief look back at the production of ‘A Few Good Men’ and revisit a tragic tale that may be related to the film’s journey into existence

Batman Returns (1992) and Wild Wild West (1999)

Simon Brew | 17th August 2018
1992's Batman Returns saw Tim Burton return to Gotham City, but more on his own terms. However, that didn't necessarily mean things were much easier for him. Meanwhile, 1999's Wild Wild West was, at the time, the most expensive blockbuster the studio had ever produced. And yet even before its release, it seems that Warner Bros was fast losing faith with it.

Patriot Games (1992) and Dirty Dancing (1987)

Simon Brew | 25th June 2018
Simon Brew returns for the second episode of Film Stories, where he looks at the difficulty in bringing 1992's Patriot Games to the screen. And then the budget constraints on Dirty Dancing, and how the film nearly went straight to video after its first cut.