Movie Guide

September 11, 1997

Movie Guide

Films for Friday, Saturday and Sunday

(Updated for September 12-14)

Note: The Movie Guide is updated every Thursday morning.

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 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: Fri./Sat. - 4:30, 6:50, 9 p.m.; Sat. - 1:30 p.m.; Sun. - 12:35, 3:05, 5:35, 8:05 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 7, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:30, 4 p.m.

Con Air (R)

A paroled convict becomes the middleman between life and death when a prison transport plane is hijacked by deadly criminals. Nicolas Cage, John Cusack and John Malkovich star.

Long Meadow Cinemas: Fri./Sat. - 7:10, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 2 p.m.; Sun. - 6:10, 8:30 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: 7 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:15 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7, 9:40 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1, 4 p.m.

Cop Land (R)

A small town New Jersey sheriff idolizes the cops of New York City, some of whom live in his town. He learns something that may change his mind. Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro and Ray Liotta star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Fri./Sat. - 4:35, 6:55, 9:05 p.m.; Sat. - 10:10 a.m., 1:35 p.m.; Sun. - 12:40, 3:10, 5:40, 8:10 p.m.

Event Horizon (R)

In the year 2047, a group of astronauts is sent to investigate and salvage a long lost starship. Laurence Fishburne and Sam Neill star.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 4:15 p.m.

Excess Baggage (PG-13)

A lonely rich girl involves a car thief in plotting her own kidnapping but things get out of control. Alicia Silverstone and Christopher Walken star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Fri./Sat. - 4:50, 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Sat. - 1:50 p.m.; Sun. - 1:05, 3:30, 6:05, 8:35 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7:20 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:20 p.m.

Fifth Element (PG-13)

A N.Y. City cab driver becomes an unlikely hero when he is swept up in a battle between good and evil. Bruce Willis and Gary Oldman star.

Long Meadow Cinemas: Fri./Sat. - 7, 9:20 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 2:10 p.m.; Sun. - 6, 8:20 p.m.

Fire Down Below (R)

An EPA agent helps to protect a small community from someone who's poisoning the local mines. Steven Seagal and Kris Kristofferson star. Violence and language.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Fri./Sat. - 4:55, 7, 9:15 p.m.; Sat. - 10:25 a.m., 2:05 p.m.; Sun. - 12:45, 3:15, 5:45, 8:15 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 7:15, 9:45 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:15, 4:15 p.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. Crass language, nudity, sadistic violence.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 7:15, 9:40 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:30, 4:30 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 7:20, 9:45 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:20, 4:20 p.m.

The Game (R)

A businessman has received an unexpected birthday gift from his brother that could destroy his life unless he wins the game. Michael Douglas and Sean Penn star.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 7, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1, 4 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 7, 9:40 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:45, 4:30 p.m.

George of the Jungle (PG)

The Tarzan-esque jungle-dweller heads for the big city after falling for a career woman. Brendan Fraser and Leslie Mann star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Fri./Sat. - 7:25, 9:30 p.m.; Sun. - 8:20 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 9:15 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 4:15 p.m.

Good Burger (PG)

Two guys must save Good Burger from losing customers to Mondo Burger. Sinbad and Shaquille O'Neal star. Language, comic violence, mild sex-related humor.

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

Hercules (G)

The half-man, half-god son of Zeus must prove himself a hero. Voices are Danny DeVito, James Woods and Charlton Heston.

Southgate Theatre: 7 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:45 p.m.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Fri./Sat. - 5 p.m.; Sat.- 10:20 a.m., 2 p.m.; Sun. - 12:50, 3:20, 5:50 p.m.

Hoodlum (R)

In the 1930s, white New York gangsters try to take over a black crimelord's illegal gambling operation. Laurence Fishburne and Andy Garcia star. Gangland violence, profanity, sexual situations.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Fri./Sat. - 6:45, 9:05 p.m.; Sun. - 8 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 9:45 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 4:30 p.m.

Leave it to Beaver (PG)

In this '90s version, the Beav wants a bicycle so bad that he joins the football team to make his dad proud.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: Fri./Sat. - 4:25 p.m.; Sat. - 10 a.m., 1:25 p.m.; Sun. - 12:30, 3, 5:30 p.m.

Waynesboro Theatre: Fri. - 6 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:30 p.m.

Men in Black (PG-13)

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