Friday 27/10

FILM: About Schmidt A recently retired and widowed man faces an uncertain future and must make amends with his estranged daughter and her husband if he wants to move forward. Alexander Payne comedy drama, starring Jack Nicholson, Kathy Bates, Hope Davis and Dermot Mulroney. (Mega-0.30) FILM: Coming to America On his 21st birthday, Prince Akeem of Zamunda breaks with the tradition of marrying the woman chosen by his parents and travels to New York in search of the perfect bride. Comedy starring Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall and James Earl Jones. (Star-22.45) FILM: Amen A young SS officer and a Jesuit priest try to alert the Vatican to the fact that the Jews are being sent to concentration camps, but the politics involved puts their careers and lives at risk. Costa-Gavras historical drama, starring Ulrich Tukur, Mathieu Kassovitz and Ulrich Muhe. (Antenna-24.00) FILM: Living out Loud An embittered divorcee strikes up an unlikely relationship with her down-at-the-heel elevator attendant through which they both find a new lease on life. Social drama starring Holly Hunter, Danny DeVito and Queen Latifah. (Alpha-1.15)