Movie Guide

August 06, 1997

Movie Guide

Films for Friday, Saturday and Sunday

(last updated for August 8-10)

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Air Bud (PG)

A lonely boy's life is transformed when he befriends a dog who teaches him to play basketball. Michael Jeter stars.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:45, 4:45, 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Sat. - 10:10 a.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7:20, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 12:45, 3:10, 5:15 p.m.

Air Force One (R)

The U.S. president, with a policy not to negotiate with terrorists, must decide whether or not to stand his ground after the presidential plane is hijacked with the First Lady and First Daughter on board. Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:50, 4:25, 6:55, 9:25 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 1:30, 4, 7, 9:30 p.m.

Conspiracy Theory (R)

A paranoid taxi driver discovers his theories of conspiracy are true. Mel Gibson, Julia Roberts and Patrick Stewart star.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 1:15, 4:15, 7, 9:30 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 1:15, 4:15, 7:15, 9:45 p.m.

 Contact (PG)

An astronomer discovers radio signals transmitted from outer space and hopes to become the single spokesperson for Earth as the world tries to decode the message. Jodi Foster, James Woods and Matthew McConaughey star. Scattered coarse language, adult situations, discreet nudity.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:20, 6:45, 9:30 p.m.; Sat. - 10 a.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 9:30 p.m.

Face/Off (R)

FBI agent Sean Archer must go undercover to investigate the location of a lethal biological weapon planted by terrorist-for-hire Castor Troy by "borrowing" Troy's face and identity. John Travolta and Nicolas Cage star.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 1, 4, 7, 9:40 p.m.

Free Willy 3: The Rescue (PG)

In this sequel, Max is an 11-year-old whose dad is teaching him the family business - illegal whale hunting. Jason James Richter and Patrick Kilpatrick star. A few bad words.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 2, 5, 7:25, 9:30 p.m.; Sat. - 10:25 a.m.

G.I. Jane (R)

Navy intelligence officer Lt. Jordan O'Neal is recruited to be a test case to be the first woman to train for the Navy SEALS. Demi Moore stars.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Sneak preview Sat. - 7:30 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: Sneak preview Sat. - 7 p.m.

George of the Jungle (PG)

His theme song is even more legendary than the mysterious figure of the African jungle in this big screen version of the popular TV cartoon. Brendan Fraser and Leslie Mann star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:35, 4:35, 7, 9 p.m.; Sat. - 10:15 a.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 12:45, 3, 5:10, 7:20, 9:30 p.m.

Good Burger (PG)

Ed and Dexter must save Good Burger from losing customers to Mondo Burger. Ed comes up with a secret sauce to save them. Sinbad and Shaquille O'Neal star. Language, comic violence, mild sex-related humor.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 2:05, 4:15 p.m.; Sat. - 10:05 a.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 1, 3:10, 5:20, 7:30 p.m.

Liar Liar (PG)

A slick attorney is compelled to go 24 hours without telling a lie when his son's birthday wish magically comes true. Jim Carrey and Jennifer Tilly star.

Long Meadow Cinemas: 7:20, 9:20 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 2:20 p.m.

Lost World (PG-13)

The test island for the failed Jurassic theme park never was destroyed and lizard-like creatures are discovered on the shores of Costa Rica. Jeff Goldblum and Julianne Moore star.

Long Meadow Cinemas: 7, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 2 p.m.

Love! Valor! Compassion! (R)

Eight gay male friends rendezvous at a house on a private lake over three summer holiday weekends. The weekends are filled with many emotions as they struggle with love and friendship in the '90s. Jason Alexander stars. Strong language and nudity.

Shepherdstown Opera House: Fri. - 8 p.m.; Sat. - 5, 8 p.m.; Sun. - 2, 7 p.m.

Men in Black (PG-13)

Top secret government agents in charge of handling extraterrestrial immigration uncover an alien terrorist plan and must catch the evildoers before they destroy planet Earth. Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith and Linda Fiorentino star. Profanity, cartoonish violence.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:55, 4:55, 7:20, 9:45 p.m.; Sat. - 10:35 a.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7, 9:20 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 11:45 a.m., 2, 4:30 p.m.

My Best Friend's Wedding (PG-13)

A food critic realizes she is in love with a sports writer who happens to be her best friend, but not until after he announces his engagement to another woman. Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney and Cameron Diaz star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:30, 4:50, 7:15, 9:15 p.m.; Sat. - 10:40 a.m.

STAR Movie Theatre, Berkeley Springs, W.Va.: 8 p.m.

Waynesboro Theatre: Fri. - 7 p.m.; Sat. - 7, 9 p.m.; Sun. - 1:30, 7 p.m.

Nothing to Lose (R)

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