Movie Guide

January 16, 1998


Films for Friday, Saturday and Sunday

(Updated for January 15-January 22)

Note: The Movie Guide is updated every Thursday .

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Universal Picture

Walt Disney

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Click on the underlined titles to visit the movie's official web-site.

Air Force One (R)

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

Long Meadow Cinemas: 7:20, 9:40 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 2:20 p.m.Anastasia (G)

An orphan girl searches for her past and discovers she may be the missing link in one of the greatest mysteries of all time. Voices are Meg Ryan and John Cusack.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 7 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1, 3 p.m.As Good As It Gets (PG-13)

A novelist, cafe server and an artist form an unlikely bond, thanks to a dog named Verdell. Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear and Cuba Gooding Jr. star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 4:30, 6:55, 9:45 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:30 p.m.Devil's Advocate (R)

A D.A. takes a job at an influential N.Y. law firm and finds himself fighting for his integrity and his soul, when his associates reveal themselves to be working for the devil. Keanu Reeves and Al Pacino.

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

Two homicide detectives are puzzled when a bizarre string of murders continues after the killer has been executed. Denzel Washington and John Goodman star. Violence and language.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 4:40, 7:25, 9:50 p.m.; Sat. 9:55 a.m., 1:25 p.m.; Sun. - 1:25 p.m.

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

Firestorm (R)

An evil convict plans to use two towering infernos to implement a dangerous escape plan. Howie Long and William Forsythe star. Violence and language.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 5:05, 7:20, 9:15 p.m.; Sat. - 10:30 a.m., 2:10 p.m.; Sun. - 2:10 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7:30, 9:40 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:30, 3:30, 5:30 p.m.

Flubber (PG)

A scientist invents flying rubber in this remake of the 1961 comedy "The Absent-Minded Professor." Robin Williams, Marcia Gay Harden and Christopher McDonald star.

Chambersburg Mall: Fri. - 7 p.m.; Sat./Sun- 12:45, 3 p.m. For Richer or Poorer (PG-13)

A divorce-bound couple rediscovers love when the New York City real-estate hustler and his socialite wife hide out from the IRS by posing as an Amish couple. Tim Allen and Kirstie Alley star.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 4:25, 6:45, 9:30 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1:40 p.m.Good Will Hunting (R)

A blue-collar brawler who possesses the IQ of Einstein is urged by an M.I.T. professor to exploit his intellect. Matt Damon and Robin Williams star. Strong language.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 4:35, 6:50, 9:25 p.m.; Sat. - 10:05 a.m., 1:35 p.m.; Sun. - 1:35 p.m.Half Baked (R)

Three party dudes try to break one of their buddies out of prison in this comedy.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 5, 7:15, 9:10 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 2:05 p.m.

Chambersburg Mall: 7, 9:20 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1, 3, 5 p.m.

Hard Rain (R)

An armored car driver takes the money and runs with a relentless thief in wet pursuit as Indiana flood waters rise. Christian Slater, Morgan Freeman and Randy Quaid star. Violence.

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

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

Home Alone 3 (PG)

Thieves searching for a top-secret computer chip hidden in a toy car get more than they bargained for when they go up against the owner of the toy. Alex D. Linz stars.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 9 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 5 p.m.The Ice Storm (PG-13)

The effects of the sexual revolution on a suburban family is explored. Kevin Kline and Sigourney Weaver star. Sexuality and drug use, including scenes involving children.

Shepherdstown Opera House: Fri. - 8 p.m.; Sat. - 5, 8 p.m.; Sun. - 2, 7 p.m.The Jackal (R)

A FBI agent recruits an ex-IRA prisoner to help in his manhunt for a top assassin. Bruce Willis, Richard Gere and Sidney Poitier star.

Long Meadow Cinemas: 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 2:10 p.m.Mouse Hunt (PG)

A pair of brothers battle a resourceful rodent when they set out to renovate a mansion. Nathan Lane, Lee Evans and Christopher Walken star. Language, comic sensuality and mayhem.

Hagerstown Cinema 10: 4:55, 7:10, 9:05 p.m.; Sat. - 10:20 a.m., 1:55 p.m.; Sun. - 1:55 p.m.

Southgate Theatre: 7:15, 9:15 p.m.; Sat./Sun. - 1, 3, 5 p.m.

Waynesboro Theatre: Fri. - 6 p.m.; Sat. - 3:30, 7 p.m.; Sun. - 3:30 p.m.

Mr. Magoo (PG)

The 1960s cartoon comes to the big screen in this live-action adaptation which finds the near-sighted Magoo unwittingly stepping into a jewel heist. Leslie Nielsen and Kelly Lynch star. Mild language.

Valley Mall Cinemas: 9:15 p.m. Scream 2 (R)
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