Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

The Spotlight

Jerry Maguire* - Show me the money! A sports agent, played wonderfully by Tom Cruise, has moral questions about what is important - money, or family. Though an entertaining film, the portrayal of sports in America today as revolving only around the dollar is depressing. (Jerry Maguire).

Dante's peak* - A scientist (Pierce Brosnan) paranoid yet fascinated with volcanos saves a small town from an active volcano, which ruins everything in its path. Directed by Roger Donaldson, the film's only plus is the array of special effects in which Hollywood shows off it's high-tech computer animation. Also stars Linda Hamilton. (Rozpútané peklo)

Fierce creatures* - The cast of the wonderfully funny "A Fish Called Wanda" is reunited in a brand new story. Jamie Lee Curtis is seductively funny; John Cleese looks a lot older but his expressions carry the show; and Kevin Kline and Michael Palin deliver first-rate comedy. (Divoké Stvorenia)

Stealing beauty* - Bernardo Bertolucci directed this film about a 19 year-old girl, played by beautiful but awkward Liv Tyler - the daughter of Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler -who joins a group of Bohemians. She helps change the lives of three men, one of them played by Jeremy Irons who is obsessed with her. The film will bring a few tears. (Zvodná Krása).

Portrait of a lady* - New Zealand's Jane Campion, famous for her three Oscars for The Piano, directed this film based on the classic novel by Henry James. It's an effective psychological drama about a young American, Nicole Kidman, from high society who decides to live in Europe at the end of 19th century (Portrét dámy).

Metro* - Eddie Murphy hits the big screen in a fast-paced thriller. Though the plot is not new, two unlikely cops catch a frightful psychopath - who then escapes from prison with one thing on his mind - revenge, Murphy is witty and there are enough creative surprises - mind you not plot twists - to keep you in your seat. (Policajt zo San Francisca)

Film Legend: (*) - Original Version (D) - Dubbed (SC) - Slovak/Czech (ET) - English Titles
Film schedules can change according to demand. Call 145 for a preview of the day's movie schedule.

Top stories

It's not your Slovakia, Bystrica protesters told Kotleba

President Andrej Kiska spoke to the crowd at the protest gathering, asking Slovaks what kind of country they want to have.

Lajčák gives two versions of the Evka story

The Foreign Ministry gives opposing statements about suspicious procurement related to the Slovak Presidency over the EU Council.

Government of PM Robert Fico (left) endorses Lajčák as its official candidate.

PM Fico: Investors should clearly declare whether they have encountered corruption or not

Representatives of the biggest investors in Slovakia met with Fico to discuss the local business environment.

PM Robert Fico meeting with representatives of big investors in Slovakia.

Blog: HR Marketing: Not everybody can be Google!

It is important to know who your target audience is and the position you aspire to achieve as an employer on the market.

Illustrative stock photo