On This Day

Events in Film & Television in February 1996

Film & TV History

Feb 2 Ali Landry, 22, (Louisiana), crowned 45th Miss USA

Actress and Beauty Queen Ali Landry
Actress and Beauty Queen
Ali Landry
  • Feb 15 46th Berlin International Film Festival: "Sense and Sensibility" wins the Golden Bear

Film Release

Feb 15 Tamil romantic comedy film "Poove Unakkaga" released directed by Vikraman, starring Sangita and Vijay in his breakthrough role

Actor and Singer Vijay
Actor and Singer
Vijay

Film Release

Feb 23 "Trainspotting" directed by Danny Boyle based on the book by Irvine Welsh, starring Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle and Jonny Lee Miller opens in cinemas in the UK and Ireland

Actor Ewan McGregor
Actor
Ewan McGregor
Actor Robert Carlyle
Actor
Robert Carlyle
Film Director Danny Boyle
Film Director
Danny Boyle

Film & TV History

Feb 27 American film production company "Happy Madison Productions" is founded by Adam Sandler