CULTURE

Saturday 14/7

FILM: They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? The lives of a group of contestants unavoidably intertwined in a grueling Depression-era dance marathon where they drive themselves to the brink of exhaustion to win the cash prize. Drama directed by Sydney Pollack, starring Jane Fonda, Michael Sarrazin, Susannah York and Gig Young. (ET1-21.05) FILM: Almost Angels A working class boy joins the Vienna Boys’ Choir where he proves to have a gift. The standard initiation rituals that take place are intensified due to the jealousy that has been aroused in the head chorister Peter. Family comedy directed by Steve Previn, starring Vincent Winter, Sean Scully and Peter Weck. (Net-16.00) FILM: A Far Off Place After the massacre of a family by a gang of poachers, the only witnesses must put aside their differences and work together if they are to survive the 2000 kilometers of Kalahari desert that they must cross to escape. Romantic drama directed by Mikael Solomon, starring Reese Witherspoon, Ethan Embry and Sarel Bok. (ET3-22.00) FILM: Jaws 3-D Sea World employees attempt to capture a baby Great White shark to have as a main attraction. When the baby dies unexpectadly, the 35 foot mother decides to seek revenge and creates havoc at the park. Horror thriller directed by Joe Alves, starring Dennis Quaid, Bess Armstrong, Louis Gossett Jr and Lea Thompson. (Star-22.45)