CULTURE

Friday, December 24

Irma la Douce A cop in Paris falls in love with a prostitute and tries to change her life. Comedy starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine and Lou Jacobi. (ET-1-19.30) What’s New, Pussycat A womanizer who tries to remain faithful to his fiancee can’t help getting into trouble because every woman he meets seems to fall for him. Comedy starring Peter Sellers, Peter O’Toole, Romy Schneider, Ursula Andress and Woody Allen. (ET-1-0.30) Singing in the Rain A successful on-screen film pair face professional and personal difficulties moving on to sound films. Classic musical starring Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Debbie Reynolds and Jean Hagen. (Star-1.00) Throw Momma from the Train A writer with a grudge against his ex-wife and a fan of his who is oppressed by his mother team up to murder the two women who have destroyed their lives. Comedy directed by Danny DeVito, starring himself, Billy Crystal, Anne Ramsey and Kim Greist. (NET-1.00) Home Alone Classic Christmas family comedy, with an eight-year-old accidentally left home alone during Christmas to defend the family house against burglars. Family comedy, starring Macauley Culkin, Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern. (Antenna-22.00)