Groundhog Day & To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar
Harold Ramis' Groundhog Day (PG, 1993, 101 min.)
Bill Murray is a weatherman caught in a personal time warp on the worst day of his life. Teamed with a relentlessly cheerful producer (Andie MacDowell) and a smart-aleck cameraman (Chris Elliott), TV weatherman Phil Connors is sent to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania to cover the annual Groundhog Day festivities. Caught in a giant blizzard, he finds himself stuck in small-town hell. Phil wakes the next morning to find it's Groundhog Day all over again.
Beeban Kidron's To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (PG-13, 1995, 105 min.)
Patrick Swayze, John Leguizamo, and Wesley Snipes star in this hilarious adventure about three drag queens on the cross-country road trip of a lifetime. On their way to Hollywood for a beauty pageant, they get stranded in a tiny Midwestern town. Determined to make the best of a bad situation, the girls set out to repair the broken hearts, broken dreams and broken nails of the small-town residents during one wildly outrageous weekend.
Friday, January 31