Movie Guide

October 15, 1997

Movie Guide

Films for Friday, Saturday and Sunday

(Updated for October 24-26)

Note: The Movie Guide is updated every Thursday morning.

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Conspiracy Theory (R)

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

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

Contact (PG)

An astronomer hopes to become the spokesperson for Earth as the world tries to decode an outer space message. Jodie Foster, James Woods and Matthew McConaughey star. Scattered language, adult situations, discreet nudity.

Long Meadow Cinemas: 6:45, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:45 p.m.

Devil's Advocate (R)

A young attorney joins a law firm and finds himself fighting for his soul. Keanu Reeves and Al Pacino star. Sexuality, nudity, violence and language.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:30, 4:20, 6:50, 9:25 p.m.; Sat. - 10:05 a.m.

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

The Edge (R)

A wealthy intellectual is stranded in the Alaskan wilderness with the man who covets his wife, and the two must rely on each other for survival. Anthony Hopkins and Alec Baldwin star. Language, some adventure gore/violence.

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

Fairy Tale: A True Story (PG)

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Harry Houdini are friends that come into conflict over two children's proof that fairies exist. Peter O'Toole stars. Brief mild language.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9:15 p.m.

Gattaca (PG-13)

In the future, a man is part of a genetically engineered society that places him outside the elite class. He then takes on a new identity. Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman star. Brief violent images, language and some sexuality.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 2:05, 4:55, 7:05, 9:05 p.m.

I Know What You Did Last Summer (R)

Someone knows what a group of teens did last summer when they accidentally killed a stranger. Jennifer Love Hewitt and Sarah Michelle Gellar star. Strong horror violence and language.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 2:10, 5, 7:25, 9:40 p.m.

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

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

In and Out (PG-13)

On the eve of his wedding, a well-liked English teacher faces questions about his sexuality. Kevin Kline, Joan Cusack, Matt Dillon and Debbie Reynolds star. Sexual content and some strong language.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15, 9:20 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7:15 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:15, 3:15 p.m.

Kiss the Girls (R)

A forensic psychologist with a logical, professional approach to solving crimes tracks a kidnapper-killer who is collecting young women. Morgan Freeman and Ashley Judd star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:45, 4:35, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.; Sat. - 10:10 a.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1, 4 p.m.

L.A. Confidential (R)

Three cops sort through crime in L.A. with their attention centered on The Nite Owl Massacre. Kevin Spacey, Kim Basinger and Danny De Vito star. Strong violence and language and sexuality.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:30, 4:20, 6:45, 9:20 p.m.; Sat. - 10 a.m.

A Life Less Ordinary (R)

A janitor plans to write a trashy novel until two angels are sent to make him fall for a spoiled heiress, whom he has kidnapped for ransom. Ewan McGregor and Cameron Diaz star. Violence and language.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 1:30, 4:30, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7:30, 9:40 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:30, 4:30 p.m.

Most Wanted (R)

A Gulf War hero is falsely identified as the First Lady's assassin. He uses his skills to locate an elusive eyewitness. Keenan Ivory Wayans stars. Violence and language.

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

My Best Friend's Wedding (PG-13)

A food critic realizes she is in love with her best friend, but not until after he is engaged to another woman. Julia Roberts stars.

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

The Peacemaker (R)

When a terrorist obtains a warhead, an intelligence officer teams with the head of a White House nuclear smuggling group to track the weapon. George Clooney and Nicole Kidman star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:40, 4:30, 6:55, 9:15 p.m.; Sat. - 10:20 a.m.

Playing God (R)

A surgeon is drawn into the criminal world as a gunshot doctor. David Duchovny and Timothy Hutton star. Strong graphic violence, gore, pervasive language and some drug use.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 2, 4:50, 7:15, 9 p.m.; Sat. - 10:30 a.m.

Southgate Theatre: 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 5:15 p.m.

Rocket Man (PG)

A scientist creates a comedic chaos on the first manned mission to Mars. Harland Williams, Shelley Duvall, William Sadler and Beau Bridges star. Crude humor.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 2:15, 5:05, 7:30, 9:45 p.m.; Sat. - 10:25 a.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 7:15, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:15, 3:15, 5:15 p.m.

Seven Years in Tibet (PG-13)

A mountaineer captured by the British in the Himalayas during World War II escapes by foot into Tibet. Brad Pitt stars. Some violent sequences.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:35, 4:25, 6:50, 9:25 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7, 9:45 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1, 4 p.m.

Soul Food (R)

An African-American family gathers at their grandmother's for Sunday dinner where they discover the strength of the family bond. Vanessa Williams stars.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 1:50, 4:40, 7:20, 9:35 p.m.; Sat. - 10:15 a.m.
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