CULTURE

Saturday 20/3

FILM: Maverick Bret Maverick teams up with a lovely con artist to try to swindle the money he needs for a high-stake, winner-takes-all poker game. Comedy western starring Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, James Garner and Graham Greene. (Star-22.30) FILM: Swiss Miss Stan and Ollie are mousetrap salesmen hoping to strike it rich in Switzerland, but the two bumblers are swindled out of all their money by a cheesemaker. Comedy starring Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy and Grete Natzler. (ET3-13.30) FILM: Wings of Desire Two angels wandering around postwar Berlin give comfort to the lost souls they encounter, but as their contact with humanity increases they feel a bit lost themselves. Fantasy romance directed by Wim Wenders, starring Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin and Otto Sander. (ET-1-24.00) FILM: The Theory of Flight A dreamer who gets into trouble when he tries to fly off a building is assigned to a young wheelchair-bound woman who wants desperately to find someone to make love to her. Social drama directed by Paul Greengrass, starring Helena Bonham Carter, Kenneth Brannagh and Gemma Jones. (Mega-1.30)