CULTURE

Saturday, June 18

FILM: My Stepmother is an Alien Widower Steven Mills cannot believe his luck when he’s approached by a beautiful, single woman, but little does he know that she’s an alien sent to earth to find out about his experiments. Romantic comedy starring Kim Basinger, Dan Aykroyd and Jon Lovitz. (Mega-14.50) FILM: Dennis the Menace Strikes Again It’s Mr Wilson’s birthday and he’s arranged a lovely tea party at which he plans to show off his prized plant. Impish little Dennis, however, has just the way to mess things up. Comedy starring Don Rickles, George Kennedy and Justin Cooper. (Star-17.50) FILM: Le Placard A rubber factory accountant who is about to get fired takes his neighbor’s advice and poses as a gay man in order to intimidate management into believing he may sue them for sexual discrimination. Francis Veber social comedy starring Daniel Auteuil, Gerard Depardieu and Thierry Lhermitte. (In French) (ET-1-21.00) FILM: The Grifters There is very little honor among thieves as a small-time con man finds out when his loyalties are torn between his grifting mother and his grifting girlfriend. Crime thriller directed by Stephen Frears, starring Anjelica Huston, John Cusack and Annette Bening. (Star-23.00)