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THELIST
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Desperate Hours
An escaped criminal holds a suburban
family ostage while he makes plans to
escape to Mexico. Directed by
Michael Cimino and with Mickey
Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Mimi
Rogers, Kelly Lynch. (At Showcase
- 1:05, 5:15, 7:35, 11:55)
e".g.". .
Fantasia
Disney's hit, and the first film to use
stereophonic sound, with only one-
tenth Mickey Mouse to contradict
your memories of childhood.
Definitely a classic melding of music
and image. (At Showcase - 1:30,
4:15, 7:20, 9:50, 12:10)
Flatliners
Stylish thriller in which med school
students kill themselves and then
bring themselves back to life.
Starring Keifer Sutherland, Julia
Roberts and Kevin Bacon. (At
Showcase - 2:55, 7:45, 10:05,
12:10)
Funny About Love
Another comedy directed by Dr.
Spock (that's not the child
psychologist, mind you) starring
Gene Wilder,Christine Lahti, and
Mary Stuart Masterson. (At Fox
Village-5:00, 7:15, 9:30)
Ghost
This horror/romance/suspense/
comedy has Patrick Swayze doing

some dirty pottery with Demi Moore.
(At Showcase - 1:30, 4:10, 7:20, 9:50,
12:20; Briarwood-10:30, 1:00, 4:00,
7:00, 9:30, 11:45)
Goodfellas
In the latest of the Mafia genre-oso,
Martin Scorsese finally makes his
long-awaited reunion with Robert De
Niro in a film based on based on the
book Wiseguy
(At Showcase - 1:00, 4:00, 7:15,
10:10; Briarwood-10:00, 1:00, 4:00,
7:00, 9:15, 11:30)
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Henry and June
The first film to be released with the
NC-17 rating, this erotic tale is based
on the book by Anais Nin and
explores her relationship with Henry
Miller and his wife, June. Directed
by Phillip Kaufman (The Unbearable
Lightness of Being). (At Showcase -
1:25, 4:05, 7:10,9:45, 12:15)
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Jungle Book
Disney's adaptation of Rudyard
Kipling stories, this classic cartoon
has it all: song, dance, excitement,
humor. Who can resist singing along
to "The Bare Necessities?" (At
Showcase -1:15)
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King of New York
A drug kingpin violently takes over
New York City while establishing a
philanthropic image. Starring
Christopher Walken.
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Memphis Belle
The true story of America's most
successful flying squadron during the
Second World War. Stars Mathew
Modin and Eric Stolz. (At Showcase
- 1:40, 4:25, 7:25, 9:55, 12:15)

The Wesley Foundation at
The University of Michigan
DEFENSE
DR. EUGENE SHARP
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Friday, October 12 at 7:30 pm.
At The First United Methodist Church
On the comer of Huron and State
For more Information call: 668-6881
Co-sponsored by: The U of M Program for International Peace
and Security Research, the Institute of Public Policy Studies,
nterfaith Council for Peace and Justice, Physicians for Social
Responsibility, Amencan Friends Service Committee, WAND,
and Rackham Student Government.
Henry M. Loud Lecture Series

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Mr. Destiny
With help from angel Michael Caine,
Jim Belushi gets to see what his life
would have been like had he made
that big home run he missed back in
high school. Can you say It's A
WonderfulLife? (At Showcase - 1:40,
4:25, 7:25, 9:55, 12:15; Ann Arbor
1&2-call for times)
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Narrow Margin
A new action-adventure starring
Gene Hackman and Anne Archer, as
respectively, a D.A. and a witness to a
mob slaying, who run from the mob
through the Canadian rockies. (At
Fox Village-5:00, 7:00, 9:15)
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Pacific Heights
Michael Keaton moves into a house
with a young couple and scares the
living shit out of them. Directed by
John Schlesinger. (At Showcase-
1:15,3:15, 5:25, 7:35, 9:40, 11:50;
Briarwood-10:00, 12:00, 2:15, 4:30,
7:30, 9:40, 11:45)
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Postcards From the Edge
Meryl Streep is an actor struggling to
fight drugs and rehabilitate her life,
Shirley Maclaine is her alcoholic actor
mother. Based on Carrie Fisher's
popular semi-autobiographical novel,
also stars Gene Hackman, Dennis
Quaid and Richard Dreyfuss. (At
Showcase - 1:00,3:00, 5:00, 7:15,
9:20, 11:30;Briarwood-10:00, 12:00,
2:10, 4:30, 7:00, 9:15, 11:30)
e"e"e"e"e "
Presumed Innocent
Based on Scott Turow's mega-best
seller, Harrison Ford is an assistant
D.A. who finds himself accused of
the grisly murder of one of his
colleagues. Strong supporting cast
includes Bonnie Bedelia, Brian
Dennehy and Raul Julia. (At
Showcase -1:35, 4:20, 7:25, 10:00,
12:20; Briarwood-10:15, 1:15, 4:15,
7:00,9:30)
Rain Killer
The synopsis of this film has been
considered obscene and will not run
in this or any other Daily issue. (At
Showcase -3:25, 10:00,11:55)
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Rocky Horror Picture Show
A poignant romance that deals with
many basic existentialist themes.
Bring your hanky to this one. (At
Briarwood -11:50)
State of Grace
An undercover cop returns to his
childhood neighborhood in New
York's Hell's Kitchen (that's not a
restaurant) where he's torn between
the law and the street gangs he left
behind (I'd go for the law, but then
I'm not in a movie). With Sean Penn,
Ed Harris, and Gary Oldman. (At
Showcase - 4:30, 3:00, 9:45;Fox
Village-5:00,7:15,9:30)
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Texasville
When The Last Picture Show was
released Cybill Shephard, Jeff
Bridges, Randy Quaid and Chloris
Leachman were unknowns. Will their
stardom make this sequel, also based
on a Larry McMurtry novel, an ego
driven flop?(At Showcase-1:05, 5:10,
7:30)
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Welcone Home, Roxy Carmichael
A small Ohio town awaits the return
of a local who made it big and
Winona Ryder, a 15-year-old rebel,
must examine her own life with
respect to this returning star. (At
Showcase -1:20, 3:30, 5:20, 7:40,
955, 12:00; Briarwood-10:15, 12:15,
2:30,4:45,7:45,9:15,11:45)
. ee...

White Hunter, Black Heart
Clint Eastwood directs and stars in
this film based on the life of
flamboyant director John Huston, set
during the filming of African Queen.
"Go ahead, Bogey, make my day."
(At Ann Arbor 1&2-call for times)
campus cinema
FRIDAY
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Wings of Desire
(Wim Wonders, 1988)
MLB3 7:00&9:30 CG
A visually poetic film where angels
wander through Berlin, commenting
on humanity yet never being able to
participate in it until... Impressed
many to call it the best film of 1988.
What's Up, Tiger Lily?
(Woody Allen, 1%6)
Lorch 7:00 Japanese studies/CGfre
A Japanese B-movie which Woody re-
dubbed into a satirical spy film. The
humor is all in Woody's dubbing,
complete with lips moving long after
the voice finishes, but it's arguable
whether this one joke can sustain
itself for 80 minutes.
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Cinema Paradiso
(Giuseppi Tornatore, 1989)
Mich 7:00 MTF
Winner of last year's Best Foreign
Film Oscar, this tells the life of
people in a small Sicilian town
through its movie theater, the
Paradiso. A good movie to cuddle
with a date and hold their hand.
Blue Velvet
(David Lynch, 1986)

Mich 11:15 MTF
Who hasn't seen this film yet? A
severed ear, voyeurism, sexual
violence, "Don't you fucking look at
met", waving firemen, hidden ants,
Laura Dern's innocence, Isabella
Rossellini's experience.
*e* *e* * *
The Godfather
(Francis Ford Coppola, 1972)
MLB4 8:00 Med
Classic mobster epic with all-star cast
led by cotton-mouthed Marlon
Brando. Follow the zany antics of
America's best-loved family, the
Corleones, as they use horse heads
and barbershop techniques to become
New York's most powerful clan.
" *e*.* ".*
Marat/Sade
(Peter Brook, 1%7)
AudA 7:30/DBL AAFC
Agruesome and lurid film about
inmates at a French insane asylum
who stage a play under the direction
of the Marquis de Sade. A good
movie to cuddle with a date and hold
their hand.
Fellini Satyricon
(Frederico Fellini, 1970)
AudA 9:30/DBL AAFC
Full of violence and debauchery,
Fellini's vision of a pre-Christian
world without moral codes parallels
our post-Christian world in an
unflattering manner. A good movie to
cuddle with a date and hold their
hand.
Pathfinder
(Nils Gaup, 1990)
Mich 9:30 MTF
This Norwegian film based on a 1000
year old legend is an action-adventure

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Michigan
R6nan Lynch drives down
palm tree lined roads to find
there are more Michigan
grads than coconuts in
Hollywood. Find out just how
these lucky bastards got from
the Ugli to Universal and what
they've got going in the
promised land.
on page 6
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Art Attack
Are you wearing a "Fight Racism" t-shirt?
How much did you pay for it?
Cultural capital takes on a new twist with the commodification of political
messages.
Miguel Cruz Slings and Arrows
10 '10
Sketchpad Weekend List
Cover Photogragh-RONAN G. LYNCH
Editors-KEVIN WOODSON, RONAN G. LYNCH
Staff-PHILIP COHEN, MIGUEL CRUZ, JESSE WALKER, FRED ZINN, DONNA
IADIPAOLO, KRISTIN PALM
Business Manager-DIONNE WEBSTER
Advertising Sales Manager-LISA GREENBERG
Special Sections Coordinator-NANCY SAGAR
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