100%

Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options

Download this Issue

Share

Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

This collection, digitized in collaboration with the Michigan Daily and the Board for Student Publications, contains materials that are protected by copyright law. Access to these materials is provided for non-profit educational and research purposes. If you use an item from this collection, it is your responsibility to consider the work's copyright status and obtain any required permission.

February 09, 1995 - Image 17

Resource type:
Text
Publication:
The Michigan Daily, 1995-02-09

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

The Michigan Daily - Weekend etc. - Thursday, February 9, 1995 - 9

F IL MS OPENING: THURSDAY

T H U R S D A Y T H U R S D A Y

BL.LY MADISON Want to touch the heinie? At Briarwood: 12:20, 2:30, 4:50,
7:00, 9:10. At Showcase: 1:00, 3:00, 5:05, 7:25, 9:30, 11:45.
TIE MADNESS OF KING GEORGE Finally, the Bush bio-pic we've all been
waiting for. At Ann Arbor 1 & 2: 11:55, 2:15, 7:00, 9:30, 11:35.
THE QUICK AND THE DEAD Sharon Stone, in a tour de force performance which
mbines all the best scenes from her previous blockbuster flicks, mastur-
bates under the glare of some damned Baldwin with her icepick and winds
up dead real fuckin' quick. At Briarwood: 1:00, 4:20, 7:40, 10:00. At
Showcase: 12:25, 3:10, 5:25, 7:45, 9:55, 12:00.

THE WORLD's BEST COMMERCIALS
1994 (1994) Pretty damn funny!
Mich 7:30.
WOMEN & DIFFERENCES FILM SERIES
Two short films documenting
women's issues around the world.
1300 Chem 7:00. Free.

F R I DAY

F I L M S H O L D I N G:
Boys ON THE SIDE The shocking, true story of the man behind the morals:
Dick Armey uncovered at last. To be showed as a double bill with "John
Wayne Bobbit: Uncut." At Briarwood: 1:50, 4:30, 7:10, 9:50. At Showcase:
12:00, 2:30, 5:00, 7:30, 10:00, 12:20.
DEATH AND THE MAIDEN We'd never mention the obvious O.J. reference, for
that would be tasteless and this list is about class. At Showcase: 4:50, 7:25.
DEMON KNIGHT Although rumored to be more horrifying than the Broadway
song and dance version of Stephen King's "Carrie," (an accomplishment
ft to be overlooked), in actuality, this film version of "Tales From the
'Trypt" is as lame as the TV show. At Showcase: 10:10, 12:10.
DUMB AND DUMBER Dumbest. At Showcase: 12:05, 2:30, 4:50, 7:40, 10:05,
12:20.
HIGHER LEARNING Adam "canteen boy" Sandler returns to school and asks
the question that has plagued mankind since the dawn of time: Want to
touch the heinie? At Showcase: 1:00, 4:05, 7:10, 9:50, 12:25.
HIGHLANDER 3 Not to be confused with the earlier tour-de-forces "High-
lander" or "Highlander 2: The Secret of the Ooze," this "Highlander," about
shy, conscientious mountain shepherd whose three favorite goats just
n't understand the meaning of community will be shown as a double bill
with "Lassie 2: A Harlot's story." At Briarwood: 1:30, 4:20, 7:30, 9:50. At
Showcase: 12:35, 2:45, 4:55, 7:05, 9:30, 11:40.
HOUsEGuEsT Brian "Kato" Kalin in the role of his life. At Showcase: 12:30,
2:50, 5:00, 7:15.
IMMORTAL BELOVED Gary Oldman may think that he's playing Beethoven, but
he's actually playing Newt Gingrich! In this book-to-film version of
Newty's insta-classic bestseller, the tortured Oldman plays a sleazy car
salesman named Ute who tries to pawn off a bunch of shoddy Datsun's as
e cars of the future. With Don Knotts, Michael Caine and Phyllis Diller as
he Temptress." At Showcase: 1:30, 4:35, 7:35, 10:15, 12:30.
IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS Geraldo Rivera, a man who will do anything for
a good story, has managed to install both himself and a small camera inside
Newt's mouth and will be recording the results for a hot new book. Look
out Jerry Springer. At Briarwood: 12:30, 2:50, 5:10, 7:20, 9:30. At Show-
case: 12:50, 3:10, 5:25, 7:45, 9:55, 12:00.
THE JERKY BOYs In this sequel to "Spanking the Monkey," Conrad Baines
and Jack Palance drop their drawers and self-satisfy themselves muttering
something about how the elderly need love too. Confidence is sexy, don't
ou think? At Showcase: 1:05, 3:10, 5:15, 7:50, 10:05, 11:50.
THE JUNGLE BooK The latest in onetime East Quad resident Madonna's
visual fantasies, "Jungle Book" features her getting it off with various
Disney characters, including all of the seven dwarves at once. Rumor has it
that Dopey has a lot more going for him than anyone ever suspected. At
Showcase: 12:00, 2:25
LEGENDS OF THE FALL Brad Pitt's ass! At Briarwood: 1:10, 4:00, 6:50, 9:40.
At Showcase: 1:20, 4:15, 7:00, 9:50, 12:25.
MIAMI RHAPSODY In this goofy spring break flick, Chad, Brad and Tad, three
wacky UM seniors go down to Florida for what they hope will be one giant
@AR-TEEE! However, their plans are changed when a resentful hotel
concierge puts them in the same room with Humphry and Doris, a retiring
couple from New Jersey. Watch out for the hilarious "Can you turn your
music down, sonny?" scene. At Ann Arbor 1 & 2: 1:50, 3:40, 5:30, 7:20,
9:15.
MURDER IN THE FIRST Pissed off about being passed over as "People"
magazine's sexiest man alive, again, Al Molinaro of TV's "Happy Days,"
goes on a mad rampage which when the carnage is finally over, leaves 28
dead. See Robert Shapiro, F. Lee Bailey, and Johnnie Cochran Jr, attempt to
lear his name in this seering courtroom drama. At Showcase: 1:25, 4:30,
:20, 10:00, 12:30.
PULP FICTION Big-screen version of O.J.'s "I Want to Tell You." At State:
1:30, 4:30, 7:00, 8:00, 11:00. At Showcase: 9:25, 12:20.
NOBODY'S FOOL Jessica Tandy and Paul Newman play Bingo, tell war
stories, and show off pictures of their grandkids (all while having sex). Not
for the faint of heart. First 50 viewers get free prunes. At Briarwood: 1:20,
4:10, 6:40, 9:20. At Showcase: 12:00, 2:25, 4:50, 7:15, 9:40, 12:05.
VANYA ON 42ND STREET Suzy Polqanipski, a.k.a "Vanya" is a recent UM
graduate who arrives in big bad New York City only to discover that she
as learned absolutely nothing, has no marketable skills and is forced to
esort to prostitution in order to pay the rent on her one-room, rat-infested
hole in the East Village. Among her clients are Jessica Tandy, Jesse Helms
and Paul Newman. Based on a collection of testimonies from last year's
graduating class. At Ann Arbor 1 & 2: 11:30,4:30, 11:00.
SECOND RUN FILMS:

BuLLETs OVER BROADWAY At Fox: 9:30.
FRANKENSTEIN At Fox: 9:45.
INTERVIEw WmT THE VAMPIRE At Fox: 1, 4:30, 7:00, 9:30, 11:45.
W- ... O. A+IC--- 1'I.1C 1A .A 7.C - ''

THE JOY LUCK CLUB (1993) The
Chinese mother-daughter juggernaut
that has already touched many a
viewer. Now yours to experience.
Chrysler 5:00. Free.
THE WORLD'S BEST COMMERCIALS
1994 (1994) See Thursday. Mich
7:30.
GO MASTERS (1982) Go see it. Go.
Go. Aud A 8:00. Free.
NEKROMANTIK (1989) Rampaging
German necrophiliacs. How funny!
Nat Sci 8:00 & 9:30.
TIGRERO (1994) A chronicle of a
failed action flick set in the Amazon
Rain Forest. Mich 9:15.
S A T U R D A Y
ARMY OF DARKNESS (1993) Pre-
sented in celebration of the Ann
Arbor Film Co-Op's 25th anniver-
sary. Happy birthday AAFC! Nat
Sci 7:00.
THE WORLD'S BEST COMMERCIALS
1994 (1994) See Thursday. Mich
7:30.
LA RONDE (1950) Max Ophuls'
classic French film commenting on
love and romance. Aud A 7:00 &
9:00.
TIGRERO (1994) See Friday. Mich
9:15.
S U N D A Y
THE WORLD'S BEST COMMERCIALS
1994 (1994) See Thursday. Mich
5:30.
THE CAMERAMAN (1928) Featured
attraction in a series of short Buster
Keaton films. Sheraton 3:00.
TIGRERO (1994) See Friday. Mich
7:00.
M O N D A Y
THE WORLD'S BEST COMMERCIALS
1994 (1994) Your last chance to
experience the year that was. Mich
7:30.
T U E S D A Y
THELONIOUS MONK: STRAIGHT, NO
CHASER (1988) Monk is cool.
Producer Clint Eastwood is cool.
This movie is cool. Mich 7:00.
CINEMA IN INDIA FILM SERIES For all
you subtitles fans out there. Nat Sci
7:00. Free.
NAKED KILLER (1932) Violent,
erotic Hong Kong action flick about
Tarina, a starved sex kitten by night
and cold-blooded killer by day who
gets involved with the wrong man.
Torn between her love and profes-

sion, the film climaxes as our "babe
from hell" and Whitney Houston
fanatic breaks out in a touching
rendition of "I Will Always Love

SLAYER, BIOHAZARD, AND MACHINEHEAD Three of the best metal bands in the
land converge on Michigan this weekend. No self-respecting headbanger
should miss this all-ages show at the State Theater. If this isn't sold out by
the time you read this, it will be in a couple of minutes. Friday's show
already is.
GOD STREET WINE Blind Pig at 9:30. Tickets in advance for $7.50.
BROTHER RABBIT Cover band plays Rick's with Jason and the Groovernauts
opening. Call 996-2747 for details.
NOA, GIL DOR Jazz-inspired singer/songwriter and guitar virtuoso. This Israeli-
born vocalist performs at the Power Center at 8 p.m. with selections from her
self-titled debut CD produced by Pat Metheny. $24-$12.
DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Pianist Murray Perahia and guest conductor
Jerzy Semkow will be featured in works by Mendelssohn and Beethoven. 8 p.m.
at Orchestra Hall. Tickets at the door are only $7.
F R I D A Y
MAGNAPOP Fresh off their tour opening for Sugar. Don't miss this one.
Show's at The Shelter (underneath St. Andrew's) at 431 E. Congress in
Detroit. Call 961-MELT for info.
KNEE DEEP SHAG At Cross St. and is 18+.
JESSE RICHARDs At the Ark at 8 p.m. With special guests Anna Callahan and
Jason Boekeloo. Tickets are $8.75 at the door, call 761-1451 for details.
THE IMPATIENTS Cava Java. Call 741-5282 for more info.
SEAM Touch And Go recording artists out of Chicago at the Blind Pig. The
Dennison Kimball Trio opens. Call 996-8555 for details.
BOTmY At Theo's in Ypsi. Baked Potato opens. Call for info at 485-6720.
PAUL VORNHAGEN QUARTET One of Ann Arbor's best jazz groups at one of Ann
Arbor's best jazz clubs. Bird Of Paradise, $5. Call 662-8310 for details.
U-M SYMPHONY BAND AND CONCERT BAND Perform Copland, Vaughan Williams,
Moron Gould and William Grant Still. 8 p.m. at Hill Auditorium, free.
DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA See Thursday.
S A T U R D A Y
LIVINGSTON TAYLOR Taylor plays acoustic originals and pop standards on
guitar, piano and banjo. Lucy Kaplanski opens this show at the Ark. 7:30
and 9:30. Tickets are $12.50 in advance at Skoolkids' and 763- 8587.
LAUGHING HYENAS A must-see by one of Ann Arbor's best bands. The
Hyenas rock hard with a powerful blend of blues and punk. With Hot
Footin' Puddin' Pie and Henry & June. At the Blind Pig, call 996-8555 for
details.
THE COCKTAILS W/ MAJESTY CRUSH Jazz-pop from the Chicago-based
Cocktails, dreamy rock from the Detroit-faves Majesty Crush. At Rick's.
Doors at 9:30.
THE RESTROOM POETS Unplugged modern rock at Cava Java. Call 741-5282
for info.
DEEP SPACE Grateful Dead cover band at the Heidleberg. Acoustic-based
Fishermen open. Call 663-7758 for details.
INDIA GREEN Ypsi-based trio plays retro rock at Cross St.
PLUMBOBs Area's wildest band. Lansing's Apollo-9 and Detroit's Urban
Farmers open at the Green Room. The tunes start at 8:45 p.m. Call 482-
8830 for more info.
SCOTr MORGAN & THE KEY TO THE HIGHWAY Long-time Ann Arborite Morgan
is back with yet another band. At the Tap Room. Call 482-5320 for info.
WHIRLINGROAD At Theo's in Ypsi with The Impatients opening.
CINDERELLA Here come those zany '80s rockers with "attitude!" Headbang the
night away at Harpo's in Detroit. Doors open at 8 p.m. Call 824-1700 for details.
ANNE-SOPHIE MUTTER Violinist returns to Ann Arbor after amazing 1989 May
Festival performance. Pianist Lambert Orkis will accompany Mutter on works
by Stravinsky, Beethoven, Currier and Scumann. At Hill Auditorium, 8 p.m.
Tickets are $46-$16 and student rush seats for $9.
DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA See Thursday. 8:30 p.m.
SUNDAY
FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE Acoustic jam by local quintet as part of the
"Upstsairs At Borders" music series. C'mon kids, it's free! Starts at 1 p.m.
ON A WINTER's NIGHT (II) Top folk artists John Gorka, Cheryl Wheeler,
Patty Larkin and Cliff Eberhardt perform at the Ark at 7:30 pm, which is
sold out. Buta second show at 9:30 has tickets for $7.50 in advance.
ANN ARBOR BLUESTAGE Open mic blues night with hosts Jerry Mack and the
Terraplanes. 9 p.m. at the Blind Pig.
Il-V-I ORCHESTRA Dance along with this big band entourage at the Heidelberg.
The show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $3.
FREIBURO BAROQUE ORCHESTRA will be joined by acclaimed countertenor Drew
Minter with old school classics from Purcell, Zavateri, Scarlatti and Corelli. 7
p.m. at Rackham Auditorium, $28-$16.
MONDAY
Kewo DRUMMERS This Japanese troupe of wacky percussionists is back for its

eighth Ann Arbor performance. Second show on Tuesday. 8 p.m. at the Power
Center, $20-$28.
WINDY & CARL Free, semi-acoustic, in-store performance at Tower Records.
7:30 p.m.
T U E S D A Y
oozui Noisy pop from this Detroit band is preceded by local post-punk
from Tiger 100. This Rick's 18+ show is at 9:30, call 996-2747 for more
info.
MICPML Hsu & ScoTrFA 8pm at the Ark, $6 at the door.
U-M CIIAmER CHOIR Jerry Blackstone will conduct works of Michigan
composers, Schumman and Part. 8 p.m. at Hill Auditorium. Free.
MICHIGAN CHAMBER PLAYERS School of Music Faculty perform works by
Telemann, Schulhoff, Martin and Ravel. 8 p.m. at the Recital Hall, School of
X rAP

THE MERRY WIVEs OF WINDSOR John
Neville-Andrews directs the
University Players in their presenta-
tion of Shakespeare's riotous
comedy in which that wacky
Falstaff attempts to seduce married
women for their money. Watch the
chaos ensue in this Department of
Theatre and Drama presentation. 8
p.m., Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre,
$16 & $12 ($6 students), 764-0450.
THE HOUsE OF BERNARDA ALBA BFA
senior Camilo Fontecilla directs the
Federico Garcia Lorca play. 5 p.m.,
Arena Theatre (basement of Frieze
building), FREE, 996-2525.
Wri#OUT A NET You write the
comedy with this improvisational
troupe, and they're here every
Thursday night. And it' snot
Comedy Company, so you're safe.
10 p.m., U Club (Michigan Union),
$3 (entree plus it!), 763-1107.
A BETTER WAY TO DIE A realistic
perspective on aging and death in
this era of Dr. Kevorkian, written
and directed by local playwright Jay
Stielstra. 8 p.m., Performance
Network (418 W. Washington), $12
($9 students/seniors, pay-what-you-
can Thursdays), 663-0681.
LEs MIsIRABLE It's long, it's
French and it's a musical sensation.
See it or live to regret it. 8 p.m.,
Fisher Theatre, $27.50-$50, (313)
872-1000 for info, (810) 645-6666
for tickets.
RAIsIN Nothing to do with those
dancing ones from California, this
musical version of Lorraine
Hansberry's play "Raisin in the
Sun" stars J.T. Taylor (of Kool &
the Gang), Philip Bailey (of Earth,
Wind & Fire) and the Grammy-
winning Jeffrey Osborne. It's a
celebration. 8 p.m., Masonic Temple
Theatre (500 Temple Avenue,
Detroit), $19.50-$27.50, (313) 832-
2232.
ONLY ME AND You A young actress
gets more than she bargained for
when researching a role. 8 p.m.,
Purple Rose Theatre (137 Park St.,
Chelsea), $10-$25, (313) 475-7902.
F R I D A Y
THE FLEDERMAUs The Comic Opera
Guild's original version of the
popular comic operetta. 7:30 p.m.,
$12 ($6 for students and children, or
the children can get in free), Tappan.
Auditorium (2551 Stadium), 973-
3COG.
MERRY WIVES See Thurs., 8 p.m.
BERNARDA ALBA See Thurs., 5 p.m.
BETTER WAY See Thurs., 8 p.m.
LES MIStRABLES See Thurs., 8 p.m.
RAISIN See Thurs., 8 p.m.
ONLY ME AND You See Thurs., 8 p.m.
S A T U R D A Y
EMPATHEATER Kind of like Without a
Net (see Thursday), except it's
supposed to be cathartic. 8 p.m.,
Kerrytown Concert House (415 N.
4th Ave), $8 ($6 students), 769-2999.
MERRY WIVES See Thurs., 8 p.m.
BERNARDA ALBA See Thurs., 5 p.m.

BETTER WAY See Thurs., 8 p.m.
THE FLEDERMAUS See Thurs., 2 &
7:30 p.m.
LES Miz See Thurs., 2 & 8 p.m.
RAISIN See Thurs., 8 p.m.
ONLY ME AND YOU See Thurs., 8 p.m.
S U N D AY
NEw SCRIPT DEVELOPMENT The Ann
Arbor Playwrights present a reading
of a work in progress, followed by
discussion. 2 p.m., Performance
Network (418 W. Washington),
FREE, 995-2047.
MERRY WIVES See Thurs., 2 p.m.
BERNARDA ALBA See Thurs., 7 p.m.

Back to Top

© 2021 Regents of the University of Michigan