CULTURE

Saturday 18/9

FILM: Darkman Scientist Peyton Westlake sets out in a disguise to get revenge against a group of gangsters who left him horribly scarred, but who also resulted in him gaining superhuman strength. Fiction horror directed by Sam Raimi, starring Liam Neeson, Frances McDormand and Colin Friels. (Star-21.00) FILM: The End Knowing he has just six months to live, Wendell asks a kooky mental patient to help him find ways to commit suicide, but each attempt is more ludicrous than the last. Comedy directed by and starring Burt Reynolds, along with Dom DeLuis and Sally Field. (ET-1-21.00) FILM: Bright Lights, Big City Jamie’s move from Kansas to the big city was supposed to be a step up in his career, but instead he finds himself sliding down the slippery slope of drink and drugs. Social drama starring Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland and Phoebe Cates. (NET-1.15) FILM: The Damned The gradual demise of a German baron’s family in the early days of Hitler’s rise to power brings out the inherent tensions and biases between family members. War drama directed by Luchino Visconti, starring Dirk Bogarde, Ingrid Thulin and Helmut Griem. (ET-1-1.00)