CULTURE

Thursday 26/12

FILM: The Blues Brothers Following his release from prison, Jake and his brother Elwood try to raise funds for the old home where they were raised. Swinging comedy with John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, Carrie Fisher, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin and James Brown. (Star-17.00) FILM: Santa Who? After the season’s favorite man accidentally develops amnesia, only a small child can save him. Comedy featuring Leslie Nielsen, Tommy Davidson and Stephen Eckhold. (Alpha-21.00) FILM: Mermaids Set around the Kennedy assassination, a mother takes her daughter to the east coast to start over after yet another failed relationship. Comedy featuring Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder and Christina Ricci. (ET-1-0.30) FILM: The Christmas Tree A nun, a tree and the man who befriends them both. Imaginative drama directed by Sally Field starring Julie Harris, Andrew McCarthy and Trini Alvarado. (Mega-1.45)