CULTURE

Saturday 02/08

Sphere When the US Navy stumbles upon a huge, spherical object lying on the bottom of the ocean, a team of expert scientists is sent to investigate. What they are about to discover though is beyond the bounds of imagination. Science-fiction thriller directed by Barry Levinson, starring Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson, Liev Schreiber and Peter Coyote. (Star-21.00) Shakespeare in love A young Shakespeare, struggling to make it as a playwright in London, finds inspiration in the theater-loving Viola, who nonetheless is betrothed to a lord. Dramatic comedy starring Joseph Fiennes, Gwyneth Paltrow, Colin Firth, Ben Affleck and Judi Dench. (Alter-23.15)