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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 16, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta TV HIGHLIGHTS FRIDAY MOVIE: Tlic t'ommanclieros, li p.m., Ch. 13: A Texas Ranger's problems with renegade gunrunners are aggravated by a rambunctious gambler. Stars John Wayne, Stuart Wtat- man. MOVIE: The Battle of the Villa Florita, fi p.m., J. Maureen O'Hara and Rossano Brazzi star or.soap ope a about an affair between diplomat's wife and an Italian Mam of Each Other, p.m., Ch. 11: Carofe LMtad, turned from comedienne to dramatic actress m ims acclaimed 1939 movie about a young couple's domestic With James Stewart. Movie: Eye of the Cat, 8 p.m. Ch. 13: A rich woman is ttTobject'of attack from her relatives and her large household cats. Stars Eleanor Parker, Michael Sarrazm. MOVIE: 24 Hours to Mil, p.m., Ch. T: Mickey Rooney and Lex Barker star as pilots who encounter a smuggling and murder plot. MOVIE: Beau Geste, p.m., Ch. 13: The of two brothers in the Frwch Foreign Legion. With Guy Stockwell. SATURDAY SPORTS: Baschall, a.m., Ch. 7: The Los Angeles Dodgers meet the Braves in Atlanta. NATURE: Animal World, p.m., Ch. 13: A look at the role of monkeys in the U.S. space program. SPORTS: Another Look, p.m., Ch. 13: Rerun of the 1970 CFL Grey Cup game between the Calgary Stampeders and Montreal Alouettes. SPORTS- Wide World of Sports, p.m., Ch. 13: The World Roller Skating Dance Championships cracker 400 Stock Car Race taped earlier in July at Daytona. Friday, July 16, 1971 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD 7 WALTER Matthau has nolch- ed a special place for himself in Hollywood. A form- er B-movie bad guy, he has of late been polishing up the cha- racter he portrayed in Oscar- winning style in The Fortune Cookie: that of the slightly de- cadent, aging slouch on the make for an easy way out. In Plaza Suite, currently at the Paramount Theatre, he brings all his estimable skill and oily unflappability to roles in three skits, tied loosely by the setting, a large New York hotel. Now that he has reached the zenith in his genre of acutely- acted ennui, viewers might ask themselves if the price hasn't been too high. Matthau is a man dead around the eyes, a posture without a point. And in Neil Simon's play he is match- ed with writing of style and trifling depth. In the first of the playlets, Matthau tries to explain to his wife of 23 years (played val- inalf.y by Maureen Staplcton) his reason for having an affair will, his young secretary. When it gets down to it, it seems he has reached all the goals he set himself happy marriage, children, business success and he cannot en- dure having nothing more to strive for. one-liners and bittersweet sit-1 minor shots taken in Chicago where the action is supposed to take place. It will mark the first time Alber'tans have been employed in a Hollywood-backed film. follow tragic uations (Barefoot in the Park, The Odd Couple) have made him the most highly-paid play- wright to appear in American theatre. But the timidity plays, his refusal to through on basically themef, has come to the lore in Plaza Suite. The first skit targets in on a situation of potential pathos: the wracking of a middle-aged marriage by sheer weight of time Occasionally the author lets the grief show through. But he can't seem to stand it for long and backs off by tossing in yet another glib line. Although the three actresses are women of thespian strength, the movie revolves around Matthau. Certainly Si- mon could do far worse than Mattbau to interpret his play. With a mouth like s mail box and a nose resembling a dis- heartened tomato, he is the For phone further info: write or Savoir Faire Talent T Trimbles heartened tomato, ne u> sponsible lor me prototype of the svelte cad, the The bum in wolf's clothing. Kiwanis Band or th But for all of that, he has i or lhe Winston Ch by A. -ind Hirahf'or' Trimbles Tire -Supply. -k CHEC News on the Hour Wthr. on the Half Hour ThnTALer jS oE FRIDAY NIGHT John wos world at uo 9 News Request Action -ATiienaY ?-30 Wayne Barry Line soccer Results Rob Ingram Show News CHEC FM News Hourly Wthr. Half Hour In the second story he is a famous Hollywood producer whose ludicrous red wing warms a mind bent on seduc- tion of an impressionable old flame (Barbara After all other blandishments fail to direct her attention and person into the bedroom, he finally comes upon the solu- tion: the mere mention of a famous star's name impels her one step closer lo the bou- doir and adultery. In the last and best skit, Mat- Ihau is a beleaguered father whose daughter, on the after- noon of her marriage, refuses ;o budge from the hotel wash- room. Neither her mother's (Lee Grant) mined stockings and reputation nor her father's tremorous sidling along the apartment's outside ledge will daunt the young woman's inten- tion to spend her wedding sit- ting on the John. Simon's strategy of clever Major News Bob Cencie 4-00 Don Hedman CBR Radio 1010 Calgary :1S Five Nights B 8: FRIDAY NIGHT Home Run Road Bans News Home Run 5-J5 Livestock Report World at Six 6'3Q Pick of the Goons 7-03 Sounds Canadian Eye Openei Radio Free Friday News National Ne1 come lo be basically a proles- j iional, cleverly-devised vac-. SHOWBIZ: The movie Prime Cut, set to go before cameras at Strathmore near Calgary about Aug. 9, has a call out for 750 extras. The producers, Cinema Cen- tre Film Studios, is apparently looking for persons of any age, from pre-schoolers to post-pen- sioners. Starring Li'c Marvin, the movie reportedly will cost S3 million to make and has to do with gel ready for it a trouble-shooter for a slaughter house. Screenings for five lo seven supporting actors, and bit parts will take place Saturday and Sunday in Calgary. If any- one is keen for one of these roles, he should call Savon: Fan- Talent Agency Ltd. in Calgary and submit a verbal report on his background. Those interested in the extra roles should immediately mail in a photo and background ma- terial: height, weight, age, act- ing experience, time available etc. The complete film will be lensed in Alberta, with a few Agency Ltd., 801A 17th St. S W. Calgary. I'm not sure about what the wages are, but they must beat panhandling on downtown Leth- bridge streets. a NOTES: The Lctlibridge Col- legiate Institue hand, under1 the direction of Jerry Pokarney, did Lethbridge proud last week- end in Blairmore for the one- day visist of Prime Minister Tiiideau. The band of 42 youns musicians made noticeable the lack of a band in the Calgary Stampede parade, a yearlj event which always seems tc come as a surprise to those re sponsible for the Lethbridg' "he Lethbridg the LCI band Churchill ban hould have been present in Jalgary. At least it would have aken visitors' minds off the Lethbridge float Bcv Strcl- on, hostess for CJOC-TV's daily )ur Town show and the sta- ion's women's editor, has left he station Of the 44 films >ased last month by the Al- irnta Motion Picture Censor Board a mere seven were des- gnaled as family entertainment That family pics are hard to come by is obvius from, the monthly listings sent out by thr board. S'dll one wonders i Lethbridge Theatres Ltd. mus show such adult junk as L'n kissed Bride and The Whip and the Flesh, in "blushin at the Green-Acre Drive-In. The drive-in is th theatre in the city parents par ticularly like to attend vat their children. Maybe som adult films wouldn't be too ha for the children, but Unkissa Bride? I mean who, besides th bride, gives two tinkers' daft dils whether she is kissed o not? Weekend show times THE MINUS 1 CLUB WILL HOLD A DANCE in the Parish Hall, Saturday, July 17 from 9 to 1 (Western Canadians) TELEPHONE 327-474S MAKE UP A PARTY COME TO EL RANCHO CABARET TONIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT! "HORSE" And Appearing Nightly In Our BIEKER" Special Whoop-Up Days Cabarel Every Night Next Week During Whoop-Up Daysl Admission (Side Entrance) 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. REFRESHMENTS and FOOD AVAII.ABIE Friday PARAMOUNT Short Subjects "Plaza Suite" Last Complete Show PARAMOUNT CINEMA Short Subjects "Last Valley" Last Complete Show COLLEGE CINEMA Short Subjects "One More Train to Rob" Last Complete Show GREEN ACRES DRIVE-IN ;'Rascal" "King Of The Grizzlies" 3ne Complete Show Saturday PARAMOUNT Short Subjects "Plaza Suite" Last Complete Show PARAMOUNT CINEMA Short Subjects "Last Valley" Last Complete Show COLLEGE CINEMA Short Subjects "One More Train To Rob1' Last Complete Show GREEN ACRES DRIVE-IN "Rascal" "King Of Grizzlies" One Complete Show WEEKEND ENTERTAINMENT PARAMOUNT CINEMA 4th AVE 8th'ST 3275100 ADULT NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Tonight thru Sunday At and p.m. last valley Michael Caine Omar Sharif Florinda Bolkan Nigel Davenport PerOscarsson Coming D. H. Lawrence's 'Women in Love' FRIDAY FOUR HITS AND A MISS" Midnight SATURDAY Morning Concert Part 1 Regional Wthr. 2'03 Opera Ttime A-03 Saturday West Playdate SATURDAY "THE SOUTHERNERS" AT THE Trimbles Tire Supply 327-2007 314 11th St. S. 327-2396 CAR CARE SPECIAL r SAVE YOUR TIRES STEERING SYSTEM" WHEEL ALIGNMENT! in n i Our alignment specialists will do all. thfe inspect front-end, apnnce, nhock nbnorbers and wheel ss- eomblr ''inn front-end, correct camber, caster and toe-in. ALL REPAIRS FULLY GUARANTIED LET JIMMIE DO THE JOB CLUB CORNER 2nd AVE. and 13th ST. N. J ENTERTAINMENT 4 IN THE CLUBROOMS j FRIDAY AND SATURDAY "Highway No. 4 South" MEMBERS AND INVITED GUESTS CJOC-TV Channel 7 (Cctblevision Ch. 6) Whiplash Little People FRIDAY Huckleberry Hound (c) Tcleprobc 7 Movlo: The Commancheros 8'00 Herp Come the Stars Tommy Hunter News Stampede Highlights Teleprobe 7 Movifi: SOUTHERN ALBERTA THEATRES vnv. Hours lo SATURDAY fin Cartoon Parly Kill Baseball Sports Week 7-00 Wrestling A Place of Your Own -f.OO Bugs Bunny Soccer Hawaii Rve-0 Beetle Bailey CFCN-TV lethbridpe Channel 13 (Cablevision Ch. 4) FRIDAY 11'00 Hews Kiddies on Kamera Rocky and Stampede Go-Round Uncle; BobW Show 1 Dronm oi Jeannte News Marc s bnop Bewitched News (c) Alias Smith and Jones Movie: Eye of the Cat FBI ii-jj IVIUYIE. Beau Geste In Conversation SATURDAY Thought tor Day News Sports Digest 11-00 Western Canada Sports Roundup McPherson Report 2-30 CFL: Anolher Look at '70 Wide World of Sports Come Togeth News (c) KRTV Great Falls Channel 3 (Coblevision Ch. 9) FRIDAY SATURDAY X-30 Animal World rVQO Groovie Goolies 5-00 News (c) Dr. Doolitllft 5-30 Andy Griffith Show Hnrtcr.i Gtobo- Fun Mulllpy Jetsonr, (c) Baschall Hoi Dog (c) Jambo Tfllrs ie Pink Panther w Mission Impossible Tonight Show (c) Dastardly and KFBB-TV Great Falls Channel 5 (Cablevision Ch. 11) Roller Derby (c) SATURDAY News Lancelot Link Jerry Lewis Here Come itift Double Deckers fi-M Hot Wheels Sky Hdwks FRIDAY News (c) Nanny and the Professor Brncly Bunch Partridge Family A: 30 Marcus We I by Movlo: Mode (or n.ich Other News Motor Mouse (c) Hardy Boys fc) Amr. Bandstand Wldo World of Sports Low Income Calling Lot's Mnkfi a Den Andy Wililnmi FORT MACLEOD Empress Theatre 'VALDEZ TS COMING" In color. Slarring Burl Lan- caster Friday and Saturday, .Inly 16 and 17. PYiday shows'at and p.m. Adult Children Under 16 Years Admitted with Guardian. Special Saturday Matinee at p.m. "PUFF 'N STUF" is back. In color. Family. MILK RIVER Sunland Theatre "THE MACKENZIE BREAK" In color. Starring Brian Keith, Helmut Griem and Ian Hendry. Friday and Satur- day. July 16 and 17. Friday show at p.m. Adult Not Suitable For Children. PICTURE BUTTE Cinema Theatre "START THE REVOLUTION WITHOUT ME" In color. Starring Elliott Gould. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 16, 17 and 18. Friday show at p.m. Adult. PINCHER CREEK Fox Theatre "AIRPORT" In Technicolor. Starring Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, Jean Sobcrg, Jacqueline Bisset and Acad- emy Award winner Helen Hayes. Friday and Saturday, July 16 and 17. Friday shows at and p.m. Adult. TABER Sky Vue Drive-In PROFESSIONALS" In Technicolor. Starring Burl Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Robert. Ryan and Claudia Cardi- nalc. Friday and Saturday, July 16 and 17. Friday show starts at dusk. TABER Towar Theatre "LITLE FAUSS AND BIG HALSEY" In color. Starring Robert Hertford and Michael .1. Pollard. Friday. July 16. Show at and p.m. Restricted Adult. Starts Saturday Matinee at p.m. Wai Disney's "THE WILD COUNTRY" In Technicolor. Sarring Steve Forest Vera Miles and Ronny Howard. Plus "NIOK, THE ORPHAN ELEPHANT" In Technicolor. Family. Gel more out of life tnlio the family lo a moviel MINERS' LIBRARY 733 13th St. N. MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLYI The German Canadian Club of Lethbridge and The Lethbridge and District Exhibition Board Proudly Present THE WESTERN EUROPEAN CHAMPION BRASS BAND from GERMANY PROGRAM: Concert Sunday, July I8lh to p.m. In front of Japanese Garden Monday, July 19th Whoop-Up Days Parade, Conceit in front of City Hall also Concert p.m. at Exhibition Pavilion. COLLEGE Tonight and Sat. At and p.m. "ADULT NOT FOR CHILDREN One bottle... One gold mine- One woman... (atatime) and... One more train to rob. George Peppnrd_____ "One more Train to Rob' AUmVEBSAlPICTURE TECHNICOLOR' Coming Soon 'THE HORSEMEN" Bring Your Family Come Along To A Sunday Musical Concert At Henderson Park Picnic Area Sunday, July p.m. Featuring ALBERTA RANCH BOYS SPONSORED BY: PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CITY OF LETHBRIDGE PARAMOUNT flth aVE 8th ST 3275100 TODAY and SAT. ond P.m. ADULT Not Suitable For Children Plaza suite.Through its portals pass the world's most mixed-up mortals. lUJJAUREENSTAPLETON Color fry TEffliCMt A ftnfMnt Pretiri Matinee Saturday at p.m. _ PHONE 71100 nBllffE III GRUN ACRES DRIVt-lll JUNCTION OF MAYOR MAGRATH-COUTTS HIGHWAY1 I TONIGHT AND SATURDAY j 2 BIG DISNEY FEATURES we ruler olthe rookies! WALT DISNEY production1 KINGofthe FAMILY COMPANION FEATURE HE'LL FRACTURE YOUR FUNNYBONE WHILE HE STEALS YOUR HEAR? UUITDISNEY_ lej Open .TECHNICOLOR' p.m. KIDS FOR THIS ATTRACTION 50c ;