Film Societies
Film Societies lists films being shown in Oahu art theaters. Movies are rated on a four-star scale. "Film Societies" appears on-line every week, and Thursdays in the Star-Bulletin's "Community Calendar." Send notices to: Film Calendar, Honolulu Star-Bulletin, P.O. Box 3080, Honolulu 96802. Or fax to 523-8509. Or send e-mail to

Thursday, August 7, 1997

Antonio Gaudi (Star rating unavailable)

Director Hiroshi Teshigahara shows the bizarre and whimsical sides of one of Spain's greatest architects. Music by Toru Takemitsu. At 1 p.m. Aug. 7, Academy Theater; $5. (Unrated)

When We Were Kings (Star rating unavailable)

A look at the boxing world featuring the match between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman in Zaire in 1974. Academy Award winner for a documentary feature. At 7:30 p.m. Aug. 7-9, and 4 p.m. Aug. 10, Academy Theater; $5. (Unrated)

Madame Butterfly (Star rating unavailable)

Classic Puccini opera featuring the voices of Richard Troxell and Ying Huang. At 7:30 p.m. Aug. 11-14, and 1 p.m. Aug. 14, Academy Theater; $5. (Unrated)

The Devil and Daniel Webster aka All That Money Can Buy

Based on Stephen Vincent Benet's story with Walter Huston playing the devil and Edward Arnold playing Daniel Webster. Oscar-winning score by Bernard Herrmann. At 8 p.m. Aug. 7-8; Movie Museum; $5. Reservations at 735-8771. (Unrated)

The Sun Also Rises

Hemmingway story of expatriates in Parisian during the 1920s. At 3, 5:30 and 8 p.m. Aug. 9; Movie Museum; $5. Reservations at 735-8771. (Unrated)

It's A Wonderful Life

A guardian angel shows James Stewart the mistake he would be making if he succeeded in committing suicide. At 3, 5:30 and 8 p.m. Aug. 10; Movie Museum; $5. Reservations at 735-8771. (Unrated)

The Girl Can't Help It

A press agent tries to gain stardom for a gangster's girlfriend. At 6 and 8 p.m. Aug. 11; Movie Museum; $5. Reservations at 735-8771. (Unrated)


Oscar-winning screenplay exploiting the "wild and woolly" medical unit during the Korean War. At 8 p.m. Aug. 14 and 16, and 3 and 5:30 p.m. Aug. 16; Movie Museum; $5. Reservations at 735-8771. (PG)


"Filmfans Hawaii": New film discussion group by Hawaii International Film Society meets 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Borders, Ward Centre. Free. Information, 528-3456.

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