CULTURE

Friday 23/12

FILM: Chicago Two ruthless but beautiful murderesses find themselves heading for the gallows in 1920s Chicago and pull out all the stops to save their necks. Musical drama directed by Rob Marshall, starring Renee Zellweger, Richard Gere and Catherine Zeta-Jones. (Mega-23.10) FILM: Superman II The three outlaws from Krypton descend to Earth to confront the Man of Steel in a cosmic battle for world supremacy. Fiction adventure starring Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman and Ned Beatty. (Star-21.00) FILM: Fanny and Alexander Three children who have grown up in a happy, exuberant household must come to terms with a new, austere way of life when their mother remarries to a bishop and moves them to the country. Ingmar Bergman drama, starring Kristina Adolphson, Borje Ahlstedt and Pernilla Allwin. (In Swedish) (Vouli-22.30) FILM: One Magic Christmas An angel is sent down to Earth to reinstate the lost faith of a mother and her two children after everything goes wrong for them, including the father being shot in a bank robbery. Fantasy starring Harry Dean Stanton, Mary Steenburgen and Gary Basaraba. (Antenna-00.30)