Rated PG, 104 min. Directed by Penny Marshall. Starring Tom Hanks and Elizabeth Perkins.
Classics: Hanks is perfectly cast as this story's young boy who suddenly wakes up in a grownup body and facing all the problems that come with a grownup's life.
2PM, 7PM Tinseltown North, N. I-35 & FM 1825, 512/989-8535
Rated PG, 216 min. Directed by David Lean. Starring Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, Alec Guinness and Anthony Quinn.
70mm at the Ritz: This desert epic won seven Academy Awards and features Peter O'Toole, who died last month, in his first starring role as the adventurer T.E. Lawrence.
2PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
Rated PG, 115 min. Directed by Steven Spielberg. Starring Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Denholm Elliott, Wolf Kahler and Paul Freeman.
7PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
Rated PG, 93 min. Directed by John Hughes. Starring Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, John Cusack, Gedde Watanabe, Justin Henry, Paul Dooley, Michael Schoeffling, Joan Cusack and Jami Gertz.
Girlie Night: In Sixteen Candles, John Hughes nails just about every aspect of the teenage experience. Plus, Ringwald is radiant as the eternal teen looking for love.
7:20PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter Ln., 512/476-1320
Rated R, 83 min. Directed by Art Names. Starring Les Tremayne, Janet Wood and Bebe Kelly.
Weird Wednesday: Snakey is a demented guy who kills half the town with his snakes and happens to despise Wednesdays.
10PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
1800 N. Congress, 512/936-4629
Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Luke Cresswell and Steve McNicholas. Narrated by Bill Nighy.
This 3-D film explores the great white’s place in our imaginations and fears, while concentrating on key aggregation points in the waters off Mexico, South Africa, Los Angeles, and New Zealand.
Not rated, 38 min. Directed by Steven Judson. Starring Greg MacGillivray and Liam Neeson.
This film follows expedition leaders as they tunnel through Greenland's ice caves, explore the aquatic chambers beneath the jungles of the Yucatan, and rappel the limestone caverns of the Grand Canyon. Read a full review of Journey Into Amazing Caves.
Not rated, 39 min. Directed by Scott Swofford. Narrated by Colby Donaldson.
Texas is shown to be a land broad enough to produce everything from grapefruit to microchips.
Not rated, 45 min. Directed by David Clark. Narrated by Christopher Plummer.
Computer-generated imagery brings to life this mysterious era of the Ice Age.