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The Animal (PG-13)
Small, wimpy Marvin (Rob Schneider) doesn't have what it takes to fulfill his lifelong dream to be a cop until he's critically injured in a car accident and a deranged scientist secretly uses animal organs to rebuild him. Also starring Colleen Haskell of the original Survivor.
Carmike 10, Chapel Hills, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

The Great Escape (not rated)
1963 drama starring Steve McQueen, James Garner, Charles Bronson and James Coburn about Allied officers in a 1942 Nazi prison camp who develop an elaborate plan to escape.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center's Classic Film Series, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5583. $3. Tues., June 5, 7:30 p.m.

Local Hero (PG)
Comedy by Bill Forsyth about a junior executive from a Houston oil company who's sent to Scotland to buy an entire fishing village for a refinery site. He expects strong resistance but instead encounters the unpredictable in this village of oddballs.
Colorado Springs Film Society at Vanguard Church, in the old Academy Station 6 theater, on the southwest corner Academy Blvd. and Austin Bluffs Parkway. Free, 389-0039. Mon., June 4, 7 p.m.

Moulin Rouge (PG-13)
Drama/musical starring Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor about a young writer with a gift for poetry, who defies his bourgeois father by moving to the bohemian underworld of Montmartre, Paris. There he is taken in by the artist Toulouse-Lautrec and life at the Moulin Rouge, where he falls in love with the most beautiful courtesan in Paris and the star of the Moulin Rouge.
Carmike 10, Chapel Hills, Cinemark 16, Kimball's Twin Peak Theater, Tinseltown

What's the Worst That Could Happen? (PG-13)
Kevin Caffery (Martin Lawrence) is a professional thief who gets caught red-handed by billionaire Max Fairbanks' (Danny DeVito) in his beachfront mansion. Just before the cops drag Kevin away, Max spies Kevin's good-luck ring and decides to claim it as his own -- and Kevin is determined to get it back.
Carmike 10, Chapel Hills, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

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