CULTURE

Sunday 16/10

FILM: Sense and Sensibility Mr Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and three daughters in rather difficult circumstances and with little position for marriage, but marry they must. Shakespeare romantic comedy drama, directed by Ang Lee and starring Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, Hugh Grant and Alan Rickman. (Makedonia-19.30) FILM: An Almost Perfect Affair An American film writer/director arrives in Cannes to show his film, but when it is confiscated at customs, the only person who can help him is the married wife of a major producer. Romantic comedy starring Keith Carradine, Monica Vitti and Raf Vallone. (ET3-22.00) FILM: Simpatico Three friends who had run a successful horse-racing scam in their youth find themselves pursued by the mistakes of the past 20 years later. Adventure comedy drama starring Sharon Stone, Jeff Bridges and Nick Nolte. (Mega-1.00) FILM: Johnny Skidmarks A photographer who makes a living by helping blackmailers get the material they need, sees his clients dying off one by one and wonders whether he’s next on the hit list. Mystery thriller starring Peter Gallagher, Frances McDormand and John Lithgow. (Alpha-1.45)