Movies Calendar for Thursday, January 11, 2001- Sunday, January 21, 2001

Calendar / Jan. 11, 2001 12:00am EST

Movies Calendar for Thursday, January 11, 2001- Sunday, January 21, 2001

Submissions for this calendar should arrive at least one week in advance of the intended publication date. Mail your entries to The Herald of Randolph, P.O. Box 309, Randolph, VT, 05060, Attn: Calendar; or fax to 728-9275.

The Playhouse

Randolph, 728-4012

•"The Grinch," starring Jim Carey. Nightly at 7:30 p.m., plus 2 p.m. matinee on Sat. & Sun.

The Savoy Theater

26 Main St., Montpelier, 229-0509

•"Vertigo," the classic directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring James Stewart and Kim Novak Thurs. Jan. 11 at 4 p.m.

•"Billy Elliot" (R) An 11-year-old from a poor coal mining family dreams of becoming a ballet dancer. Mon.-Thurs. through Jan. 18 at 6:30 & 8:50 p.m., plus Sat. & Sun. matinees, 1:30 p.m.

•"The Wizard of Oz " (1939) The beloved classic starring Judy Garland. Jan. 13 & 14 at 11 a.m.

•"Titanic Town" a drama set in Belfast, Ireland, part of the Savoy’s World Cinema film series. Jan. 13 & 14 at 4 p.m.

•"The Manchurian Candidate" (1962) The classic thriller starring Frank Sinatra and Janet Leigh. Thurs. Jan. 18 at 4 p.m.

•"Best in Show" (R) Christopher Guest’s satire of canine pageants. The New York Times called it "deliriously funny." Fri. Jan. 19-Thurs. Feb. 1, 6:30 & 8:30 p.m., Sat. & Sun. at 1:30 p.m.

•"The Secret Garden" (1993) The children’s classic about a little girl sent to live with her eccentric uncle in Victorian England. Jan. 20 & 21 at 11 a.m.

The Hopkins Center

Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H.

Box office: 603-646-2422.

•"Taking Off" (1971) directed by Milos Forman. A middle-aged couple tries to find their runaway teenage daughter. Jan. 11, 7 p.m.

•"Meet the Parents" (2000) Robert DeNiro as Ben Stiller’s worst nightmare: father of the woman he loves. Jan. 12, 7 & 9:30 p.m.

•"Boesman and Lena" (2000) starring Danny Glover and Angela Bassett. Jan. 13 at 7 & 9 p.m.

•"Masters of Slapstick." The Alloy Orchestra provides live accompaniment for three classic silent films: Laurel & Hardy in "Big Business," Charlie Chaplin in "Easy Street" and Buster Keaton in "One Week." Jan. 13, 7 p.m.

•"Bamboozled" (2000) directed by Spike Lee. A black writer’s joking proposal of a minstrel show backfires on him. Jan. 14 at 7:30 p.m., Spaulding Aud.

•Stardom" (2000) in French with English subtitles, chronicles a supermodel’s path from small town girl to ambassador’s wife. Jan. 17 at 6:45 & 9:15 p.m.

•"The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie" (1972) in French with English subtitles, is based on a simple premise—whenever its characters attempt to eat or drink, they are immediately interrupted. Jan. 18 at 7 p.m.

•"Dr. T and the Women" (2000) directed by Robert Altman and starring Richard Gere and Helen Hunt. Jan. 20, 7 & 9:30 p.m.

•Double feature: "Zelig" (1983) directed by Woody Allen, Jan. 21, 6:45 p.m., plus "Bowfinger" (1999) directed by Frank Oz, starring Steve Martin and Eddie Murphy. Jan. 21, 8:20 p.m.

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