CULTURE

Saturday 05/09

Basic Instinct A police detective investigates the brutal murder of a former rock star, whose highly intelligent and increasingly manipulative girlfriend he is beginning to fall for. Thriller directed by Paul Verhoeven, featuring Michael Douglas, Sharon Stone, Jeanne Tripplehorn, George Dzundza and Leilani Sarelle. (Alpha – 23.00) The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill and Came Down a Mountain The residents of a small South Wales village attempt to turn what is technically a ‘hill’ into the first mountain within Wales. To do so, they must persuade two traveling English cartographers to stick around. Romantic comedy directed by Christopher Monger, featuring Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Ian Hart and Colm Meaney. (ET3-0.30)