What's happening in
Ann Arbor this weekend
No information or advanced
screening available. At Showcase:
12:45, 5:15, 9:35, 11:55. At Fox
story of an orphaned bear cub, who
sets out on a journey to survive
with the help of a wounded mature
grizzly. At Briarwood: 12:00, 2:00,
4:00, 7:00, 9:00. At Showcase:
12:35, 2:35, 4:50, 7:10, 9:15,
Michael Douglas, who went
from the Streets of San Francisco
to the top of Wall Street, is now on
his way to the rough Tokyo
underworld to track down an escaped
killer. Kate Capshaw co-stars in the
latest film from director Ridley
Scott. Rated R. At Briarwood (all
week - 12:00, 2:20, 4:40, 7:10,
9:35, 11:50). At Showcase: 12:00.
7:20, 9:55, 12:20 a.m.
New Woody Allen fare about
love, reality, faith, delusion,
success, failure, good and evil - in
typical Allen style. Also starring
Mia Farrow, Alan Alda, Martin
Landau and Anjelica Huston. At
Briarwood: 12:00, 2:10, 4:15, 7:30,
9:45, 11:45. At Showcase: 12:00,
2:20, 4:45, 7:15, 9:45, 12:05.
Jack Lemmon and Ted Danson
star in a father/son family drama
about coming together and finding
out about yourself through family
crisis. Directed by Gary David
Goldberg of "Family Ties" fame.
At Showcase: 12:05, 2:30, 5:00,
7:25, 9:50, 12:10.
ERIC THE VIKING
The story of the famous Viking
warrior, who travels to the Edge of
the World and beyond to bring back
the sun to his village, meeting
perilous dangers at every turn. But
don't site this one in your history
lecture: it stars Monty Python's
John Cleese, Tim Robbins, Mickey
Rooney and is directed by fellow
Python Terry Jones. At Showcase:
12:20, 2:40, 5:00, 7:40, 10:00,
12:15 a.m. At Briarwood: 12:30,
2:45, 5:00, 7:00, 9:25, 11:30.
THE FABULOUS BAKER
Jeff and Beau Bridges star in a
story chronicling two cocktail-
lounge, piano-playing brothers
whose lives are disrupted when
Michelle Pfeiffer joins their failing
act and revitalizes their careers. At
Showcase; 12:15, 2:35, 4:45, 7:20,
9:25, 11:50. At Briarwood-12:30,
2:45, 5:00, 7:20, 9:50, 12:00 a.m.
THE GIRL IN THE SWING
Erotic mystery based on the best
selling novel by Richard Adams. At
Ann Arbor I & II: Call for times.
Character comedy drama about a
group of first-year med students.
Starring Matthew Modine. At Ann
Arbor I & II: 7:30, 9:40.
Hollywood explores surrogate
parenthood. Glenn Close and James
Woods star as a couple yearning for
a child of their own. Mary Stuart
Masterson is the pregnant teen,
Kevin Dillon is the father. A
Briarwood: 12:00, 2:30, 4:30, 7:30,
9:45, 11:45. At Showcase: 12:50,
3:10, 5:10, 7:35 (except Sat.),
A GEISHA (Kenji Mizoguchi,
1953) Lorch 8:45
The second feature in the
Japanese Film Festival is a remake
of another Mizoguchi film, Sisters
of the Gion. Set in post-war Japan,
a young woman becomes an ap-
prentice geisha and watches her tu-
tor compromise her principles for
BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S
(Blake Edwards, 1961) MLB 4
Charming all the way. Based on
Truman Capote's story, Audrey
Hepburn stars as Holly Golightly, a
small town girl who comes to New
York City and falls in love with it.
Meanwhile George Peppard falls in
love with Holly. An award winning
nusical score by Henry Mancini
features the legendary "Moon
SUNSET BOULEVARD (Billy
Wilder, 1950) MLB 4 9:15
One of the most fascinating
comedies ever made. Gloria Swan-
son stars as Norma Desmond, the
LOOK WHO'S TALKING
Bruce Willis is a wise-crackin'
baby who presents the pre-natal
world from a different view. Cheers'
Kirstie Alley is the mother looking
for the perfect father- which she
finds, believe it or not, in John
Travolta. At Briarwood- 12:00,
2:10, 4:15, 7:30, 9:45, 11:45. At
Showcase - 12:55 2:50, 4:55,
7:30, 9:30, 11:45.
NEXT OF KIN
It's the city streets vs. the
country boy when hunkola Patrick
Swayze plays a transplanted cop
from the backwoods of the
Appalachians who hits the hard
streets of urban Chicago to revenge
his brother's murder by a group of
gangsters. At Fox Village
Theater- 7:00, 9:30. At Showcase
Cinema- 12:30, 2:50, 5:05, 7:40,
PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
Horror film with deep roots, this
is the fourth remake of the classic
thriller, and promises to be the
goriest. Starring Robert Englund,
Freddy of Nightmare on Elm Street
fame, as the deformed composer
who haunts the resplendent old
opera house. At Showcase: 1:00,
3:00, 5:15, 7:45, 9:40 and 12:00
a.m.At Fox Village: 9:30.
ROCKY HORROR PICTURE
You've seen it a few dozen
times. You've been showered with
rice. You know all the lines and
scream them out with everyone
else. It's that old cult favorite,
nearly 15 years old, but still going
strong. At Briarwood, F & S-
aging silent film star out of her
prime. The catch is that she was
one of the greatest silent film stars
of all time. An inside Hollywood
black comedy also starring
William Holden and Erich von
Stroheim. The scene where Norma
watches one of her silent films and
emotionally proclaims "We didn't
, need words, we had faces" is an in-
PINK FLOYD-THE WALL
(Allen Parker, 1982) Hillel 7, 8:45,
Depressing, hypnotic, and alto-
gether unnerving, this is the film
version of the somber Floyd classic
album from 1979. Bob Geldof
plays the Roger Watersesque rock
star who can't cope with fame and
withdraws into a fantasy world of
his past. The music is, of course,
(William Wyler, 1939) MLB 3
Emily Bronte's novel gets a first
class stirring adaptation. Lawrence
Olivier and Merle Oberon star in an
emotion packed cinematic master-
piece of doomed love in pre-Victo-
rian England. Sensitive and incredi-
SEA OF LOVE
Flash, dash, and the return of Al
Pacino. He's on the trail of a serial
murderer in New York. Also
starring Ellen Barkin and John
Goodman. Rated R. At Showcase
Cinemas: 12:25, 2:45, 5:05, 7:30,
9:50, 12:10 a.m.
Comedy about two detectives, one
with psychic powers, who must
rescue a woman and her boss - the
Cardinal of Boston- after they've
been kidnapped by a gang. Starring
John Larroqutte and Bronson
Pinchot. At Showcase: 1:05,'3:05.
4:50, 7:15, 9:20, 11:40. At Fox
Village: 7:15, 9:15.
SEX, LIES, AND VIDEO
James Spader and Andie MacDowell
star in this "conversation" film,
low budget, but high on
controversy and interest. At Ann
Arbor I & II: Call for times.
Wes Craven's new horror film
features Horace, who has just been
sentenced to death in the electric
chair. Now he's really mad. At
Fox Village: 7:15. At Showcase:
12:10, 2:25, 4:30, 7:25, 9:45,
Romantic comedy starring Mark
Harmon as a TV weatherman who,
on a bet, gets engaged to three
different women. But the wild and
crazy guy gets the tables turned
when the three discover the deceit
and plan revenge- including the
one he really loves. At Showcase:
3:05, 7:35. At Fox Village: 7:00.
bly acted, especially in Olivier's
Heathcliff, the film features some
of the greatest cinematography in
history by Gregg Toland.
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
(Robert Leonard, 1940) MLB 3
More from Lawrence Olivier's
early career as he stars in the excel-
lent adaptation of Jane Austin's
novel about five husband-hunting
women. A true comedy of manners
set in provincial England. Also
starring Greer Carson and Maureen
LITTLE VERA (Vasily Pichul,
1988) Mich. Th. Midnight
The winner of the best film and
actress award at the Chicago film
festival, Natalya Negoda stars in
this portrait of the underside of So-
viet life where sex, drugs, and rock
and roll are a common sight within
the Russian urban slums.
FIVE THOUSAND FINGERS
OF DR. T (Roy Rowland, 1953)
Michigan Th. 5:00
314 Detroit St. 665-2266
HOURS: M, W, Th, Sun. 11AM-lAM
Fri. & Sat. 11AM-3AM
CARRY OUT OR DELIVERY
SISTER CARRIE (William
Wyler, 1952) MLB 4 7:00
Lawrence Olivier stars with Jen-
nifer Jones in this Wyler drama
which is much different from
Wuthering Heights, though, as he
portrays a businessman who throws
it all away for a young actress.
THAT HAMILTON WOMAN
(Alexander Korda, 1941) MLB 4
An Olivier double feature. This
time he stars with fellow beautiful
person Vivien Leigh as the famous
Lord Admiral Nelson and Lady
Emma Hamilton ill-fated romance.
The film was meant to bring about
pro-British feelings as the war was
getting underway. By the way, it
was Winston Churchill's favorite.
(THIS IS) SPINAL TAP (Rob
Reiner, 1983) MLB 3 7, 8:40,
The immortal "Rockumentary"
which gave us the unforgettable
line, "But these go to 11." Reiner
follows the mythical band on the
road as he looks at their past and
present achievements with albums
like Shark Sandwich and Smell the
Glove and those driving tunes like
"Sex Farm," and "Big Bottoms."
Fun for everyone, but watch close,
or else you'll probably miss some-
RISKY BUSINESS (Paul Brick-
man, 1983) Aud A 8 &10
Joel, sometimes you gotta say
'What the f---.' Joel's parents are
out of town so he converts his lush
suburban Chicago home into the
neighborhood brothel, just so he
can call himself a future enterpriser.
Rebecca DeMornay plays the
hooker with a heart of gold who
lures the naive Tom Cruise into her
world of ill-repute.
UGETSU MONOGATARI (Kenji
Mizoguchi, 1953) Lorch 7:00
Meaning "Tales of a pale and
mysterious moon afterathe rain,"
the film tells the story of a 16th
century potter who is cascaded into
a ghost world.It is also a critical
study of an all-powerful govern-
ment oppressing the masses.
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