Entertainment Briefs

Musical Offerings

·The Chamber Music Faculty Recital is tomorrow. The University of La Verne will host this fund raiser for a new Steinway Concert Grand Piano in Founders Auditorium at 8 p.m. The recital will include Timothy Durkovic on piano, Leticia Oaks-Strong and Richard O’Neill on viola, Timothy Lanauer on cello and Phillip Levy on violin. Tickets are available at the door for $10, or $5 for students. For more information call ext. 4917 or visit www.ulv.edu/music.

Movie Openings

·Ben Affleck and Gwyneth Paltrow star in Don Roos’ new film “Bounce.” Opening today, this romantic comedy shows the life of an advertising man (Affleck) who gives up his seat on a doomed plane to pursue a fling. After the plane crashes, he searches to find the widow (Paltrow) of the man he gave his seat to.

·Jim Carrey stars in “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” See the spirit of Christmas (or lack thereof) on the big screen, opening in general release today in theaters everywhere.

·The long awaited Disney movie “102 Dalmatians,” starring Glenn Close, opens Thanksgiving Day. This sequel to “101 Dalmatians” is expected to be just as good, if not better than the first. The antagonist, rightly named Cruella De Vil, is after the dalmatian family, especially the one spotless puppie.

·”Unbreakable” with Bruce Willis and Samuel L. Jackson, pulls people in by the previews that are so vauge. It opens on Thanksgiving Day also.

— Melinda Sanchez

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