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The Idolmaker

A manipulative manager tries to turn two teens into stars.


1980, 119min., Rated PG

3:30pm

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6:00

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Elmer Gantry

An Oscar-winning adaptation of the Sinclair Lewis novel about religious fervor in small-town America.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons, Dean Jagger | Directed By: Richard Brooks

145min., Rated NR

8:45

am

Night Drive

A housewife (Valerie Harper) flees from a policeman's killer (Richard Romanus) on the road between Phoenix and Denver.

Starring: Valerie Harper, Richard Romanus, Nicholas Pryor | Directed By: E.W. Swackhamer

78min., Rated NR

10:20

am

The Group

Lakey (Candice Bergen), Dottie (Joan Hackett), Priss (Elizabeth Hartman) and other class of '33 women go their own ways.

Starring: Candice Bergen, Joan Hackett, Elizabeth Hartman | Directed By: Sidney Lumet

150min., Rated NR

1:10

pm

I Want to Live!

Convicted of murder, drug-addicted shill and prostitute Barbara Graham (Susan Hayward) lands on death row.

Starring: Susan Hayward, Simon Oakland, Virginia Vincent | Directed By: Robert Wise

120min., Rated NR

3:30

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The Idolmaker

A Bronx songwriter (Ray Sharkey) turns a saxophone player and a busboy into '50s/'60s teen idols.

Starring: Ray Sharkey, Tovah Feldshuh, Peter Gallagher | Directed By: Taylor Hackford

119min., Rated PG

5:50

pm

Great Balls of Fire!

Rock 'n' roll outlaw Jerry Lee Lewis (Dennis Quaid) causes a 1950s scandal by marrying his 13-year-old cousin (Winona Ryder).

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Winona Ryder, John Doe | Directed By: Jim McBride

108min., Rated PG-13

7:55

pm

Copying Beethoven

A woman (Diane Kruger) develops a special bond with composer Ludwig van Beethoven (Ed Harris) while working as his copyist.

Starring: Ed Harris, Diane Kruger, Joe Anderson | Directed By: Agnieszka Holland

103min., Rated PG-13

10:00

pm

Lenny

1950s comic Lenny Bruce (Dustin Hoffman) spurs controversy with his drug use, graphic language and marriage to a stripper (Valerie Perrine).

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Valerie Perrine, Jan Miner | Directed By: Bob Fosse

112min., Rated R

12:15

am

Fame

Students (Asher Book, Kristy Flores, Paul Iacono) at New York's High School of Performing Arts see if they have the dedication and talent necessary to achieve their dreams.

Starring: Asher Book, Kristy Flores, Paul Iacono | Directed By: Kevin Tancharoen

107min., Rated PG

2:20

am

Kiss Me, Stupid

A songwriter (Ray Walston) has a floozy (Kim Novak) pose as his wife to please a famous singer (Dean Martin) in town.

Starring: Dean Martin, Kim Novak, Ray Walston | Directed By: Billy Wilder

126min., Rated PG-13