CULTURE

Monday, May 31

FILM: The Glimmer Man A new-age, New York cop with a checkered past is sent to LA to help track down a serial killer, but when the killer strikes close to home, Jack Cole must look into his own past to find the pieces to the mysterious puzzle. Crime thriller starring Steven Seagal, Keenen Ivory Wayans and Bob Gunton. (Star-21.00) FILM: The Runner A gambling addict is hired by a mobster as a ‘runner’ to place debts, but moving around with so much cash in his pocket proves too big a temptation for the young man who dips into the funds and gets himself into a whole lot of trouble with the gang. Crime thriller starring Ron Eldard, Courteney Cox, John Goodman and Joe Mantegna. (Alpha-21.00) FILM: Night and the City A two-bit lawyer loses a case against a boxing mobster and decides to beat him at his own game by becoming a talent scout and hiring the boss’s older brother, but is he really cut out for this dangerous life and will his waitress girlfriend help him out or make more trouble? Drama directed by Irwin Winkler, starring Robert De Niro, Jessica Lange, Cliff Gorman and Allan King. (NET-23.30) FILM: Drowning Mona When obnoxious, loud-mouthed Mona is found dead in a car crash, her small-town neighbors heave a small sigh of relief, but Police Chief Wyatt Rash is set on solving what he thinks is a crime, though almost everyone in town is a suspect. Crime comedy starring Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Neve Campbell and Jamie Lee Curtis. (Antenna-23.45)