Crying All The Way To The Oscars

The Secret. A startling twist in plot helped turn the Irish thriller The Crying Game into a hit movie. It may also have had something to do with the low-budget flick's getting a Best Picture nomination for the Mar. 29 Academy Awards. But the coup that The Crying Game is scoring is just one in a string of successes for the tiny outfit that brought it to the big screen: Miramax Film Corp.--a 12-year-old company known mostly for its stable of foreign language and art films.

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