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Film: Action heroes do "comedy"

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Naughty parents? It's the children who are to blame

Everyone must by now be aware that Patricia Morgan of the Institute of Economic Affairs believes young children should never be allowed out of the house, and that they should be cared for, as in the old days, by their terminally bored mamas.

Musicals Promises Promises/ Paint Your Wagon The Bridewell/ Open Air Theatre, London

"Things that we think chic, unique and quite adorable/ They say are odd and Sodom and Gomorrable." Sammy Cahn's spectacular lyric from Thoroughly Modern Millie has few rivals in the ingenuity department, but Hal David runs him close in Promises, Promises. "What do you get when you kiss a guy/ You get enough germs to catch pneumonia/ And when you do, he'll never phone ya'."

Minute-by-minute on a day of frustration

It was a busy day at the office for Britain's No 1. This is yesterday's diary of Tim Henman, aged 21 and three-quarters.

Every which way but looser

THE CRITICS CINEMA

Brief encounter of the third kind

Clint Eastwood's latest film shows you can be high-minded and satisfy your carnal desires - flies and all. By Adam Mars-Jones

The one-hit wonder is common to most fields of endeavour. Charles Darwin came up with the evolution thing, but after that, what?

On Wednesday night I attended the celebrity premiere of Clint Eastwood's The Bridges of Madison County. I very rarely get invited to these dos, which is tragic, because shallow moron that I am, I love everything about them. I love walking along the long tunnel of shouting crowds - something that every sensitive, intelligent person I know finds demeaning and embarrassing. I love seeing all the other celebrities. And I really, really, love getting in to see movies for free. Going to one of these premieres reminds me of bunking into the Saturday morning matinee at the local cinema, except now it's the police and the cinema staff who are sneaking down and opening the fire doors for me.

Film : CLINT EASTWOOD INTERVIEW National Film Theatre, London

Before Clint Eastwood arrived in person on Tuesday night, the audience was treated to three clips from his films: the scene in The Outlaw Josey Wales where Wales treats with the Indian chief ("Dyin' ain't so hard for men like you 'n' me. It's living that's hard"); the big shoot- out from Unforgiven ("You shot an unarmed man." "Well he shoulda' armed himself"); and the scene from In the Line of Fire where Eastwood's old secret service hand is chaffing his woman colleague about the tiny number of women agents ("Pure window-dressing").

THESE ARE MY HEROES

ARTS Clint Eastwood's 17th film as director is about to be released, yet his first job was as a contract actor. Here he discusses the men who inspired him to move behind the camera

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MEGA MOVIE MIND-BOGGLERS!

ISMISMNew concepts for the Nineties

No. 21: quitticism

A new deal for Brooklyn

People used to tamper with Boaz Yakin's scripts. So he directed his own, Fresh, an acclaimed new take on life in the 'hood. He talks to Ryan Gilbey

More than just one simple answer

The article "Single Black Attitude" was a barrage of half-truths and distortion. The answer to the question "Why are there so many single black women?" attributed to me in the paper was completely different to what I said in the interview. I stated thatthere were countless reasons why there were so many single black women.

FILM / The last Apache: Sheila Johnston on Geronimo, the best western to come out of America since Unforgiven. Plus other new releases

Geronimo (12), Director: Walter Hill (US); To Live (12), Director: Zhang Yimou (China); The War of the Buttons (PG), Director: John Roberts (UK); Monkey Trouble (U), Director: Franco Amurri (US); Sparrow (12), Director: Franco Zeffirelli (Italy); Threesome (18), Director: Andrew Fleming (US)

FILM / What's the big joke?: In Japan, they'd like to be prime minister. But Takeshi Kitabno doesn't have the time. Sheila Johnston met him

The Orient's answer to Clint Eastwood was cracking jokes in what looked very much like an emu suit. Impossible to be altogether certain, since the video was unsubtitled, but it seemed, all the same, rather unbecoming conduct for the hard man of Japanese cinema.
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