P143 Teletext 143 Nov13 21:11:03  THIS   WEEK'S   NEW MOVIES  —————————————————————————————  THE ODD COUPLE 2 (15)    Grumpy Old Men was a joke. Is this any better? Well it stars the very same old guys (Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau) but it's written by Neil Simon — so the script is top quality.  A twist of Lemmon? Plenty of twists and turns in this road movie about the wrinklies who are reunited to travel to their kids' wedding.  Two's company? Sure is. The gags are perfectly timed. It's a gas. ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— 4 popcorns = Uproarious wrinklies! !WATCH THE POPCORN FOR THE SCORE! Drugs Lisa Eco Scene TV
P143 Teletext 143 Nov13 21:04:10  THIS   WEEK'S   NEW MOVIES  —————————————————————————————  HOPE FLOATS (PG)    Will it sink? No way. The story is absorbing and Sandra Bullock is reall8 convincing as the wife humiliated by her best friend on a spoof chat show.  Better than Speed 2 then. Indeed, by a nautical mile. Bullock plays Birdee Pruitt (who thought of that name?) who moves to Texas to escape hjr adulterous husband. She meets good ol' local boy Harry Connick Jr.  Worth a look? We're buoyant about it. ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— 4 popcorns = The time sails by !WATCH THE POPCORN FOR THE SCORE! Drugs Lisa Eco Scene TV
P143 Teletext 143 Nov13 21:05:00  THIS   WEEK'S   NEW MOVIES  —————————————————————————————  ———— LEFT LUGGAGE (PG)    An open and shut case! A young Jewish student takes a job as a nanny in Holland to pay the rent and strikes up a friendship with the little boy.  Bags of fun? Not really. There's a stingy father and a rather nasty janitor lurking in the lobby...  Excess baggage? A dark and didactic tale of the girl's search for herself, religion, and the relationship between her and the young boy. Serious stuff. ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— 2 popcorns = Left on the shelf !WATCH THE POPCORN FOR THE SCORE! Drugs Lisa Eco Scene TV
P143 Teletext 143 Nov13 21:01:19       ————————————————————————————  NEW VIDEOS TO RENT THIS WEEK   Deep Impact (12) Schoolboy Elijah Wood spots an asteroid — on collision course with Earth unless the US-Russian space mission Messiah can deflect it. Will astronaut Robert Duvall save the day? Deeply dippy.   Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel And Lawrence (15) Relationships comedy in which three men fall for one woman in two days. There are a few good jokes and some Texas songs on the soundtrack, but it won't win any Oscars.  ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— Today's the day for gossip 143 GET ON THE 'ZINE p142 Drugs Lisa Eco Scene TV
P143 Teletext 143 Nov13 21:05:06       —————————————————————————————  HOLLYWOOD GOSSIP   Leonardo DiCaprio has been ordered to go on a crash diet and lose 20lbs in time for his next film, The Beach. The script calls for scenes of him wearing only swimming trunks. Shazza Stone has gone all spiritual. "I've given up my life to God and that's why I'm OK and at peace.! The cast of Friends are after another pay rise. They want a hike from their "paltry" $100,000 an episode. ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— Are racing pigeons being destro9ed? 148 TOTAL ENTERTAINMENT p400 Drugs Lisa Eco Scene TV
P143 Teletext 143 Nov13 21:07:06       —————————————————————————————  MY FAVOURITE FILM   "My favourite film is Bram Stoker's Dracula with Gary Oldman and Keanu Reeves," says Clock's singer Lorna. "It's a beautiful love story and Gary Oldman's accent makes me go weak at the knees," she blubs. "I've seen it six times this week already. "Actually, it has to be said Keanu Reeves is terrible in it but he can get away with that awful English accent because he's just so good looking." ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— The sound of the Planet 480 CINEMAS INDEX p610 Drugs Lisa Eco Scene TV
P143 Teletext 143 Nov13 21:00:04       —————————————————————————————  UK TOP TEN FILMS   1 - ANTZ (PG) 2 1 THE EXORCIST (18) 3 - SNAKE EYES (15) 4 3 SMALL SOLDIERS (PG) 5 6 THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY (15) 6 2 MULAN (U) 7 5 THE TRUMAN SHOW (PG) 8 7 ELIZABETH (15) 9 4 HALLOWEEN: H20 (18) 10 9 SAVING PRIVATE RYAN (15) ——————————————————————————————————7/7—— Hollywood gossip 461 Bamboozle 152 BIRDY NUM NUM p148 Drugs Lisa Eco Scene TV