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Juliette Lewis: Juliette of the Spirit


Juliette Lewis had an unconventional upbringing.  When you read this interview with the actress from the May 1992 issue of Movieline, you will realize what an understatement that is.  Flush off an Oscar nomination for Cape Fear, Lewis was dating a pre-fame Brad Pitt and working with Woody Allen.  At the age of 18, the possibilities were endless for Lewis.  Interviewer Michael Angeli is both impressed and bemused by her eccentricities, her hospitality and her house-keeping.

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Noise Makers of 1992


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Casting director are always on the look out for the next big movie star.  In the March 1992 issue of Movieline, the magazine dialed up some of Hollywood’s star-makers and asked for a handful of predictions.  The casting directors provided the names of five actors you have probably heard of, a couple who were arguably movie stars however briefly, but none of whom went on to box office dominance.

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Young Hollywood Hit Lists – 1996


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“A treasure trove of top tens to help you make your way through the booby-trapped jungle of Tinseltown’s younger stars, comers and soon-to-be-goners.”

I had a lot of fun revisiting predictions made by Movieline magazine in their 1991 Young Hollywood issue.  So naturally, I went back for more.  The format of the magazine changed every year.  Future issues didn’t include the same “Who’s Who”-style article I covered last time.  But, the 1996 issue included some fun top ten lists.

Here are some of my favorites along with some modern-day commentary of my own.

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