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Show times run Wed/8-Tues/14 and are subject to change. Double features are noted with a . Wheelchair accessible. Listening device. P Free, reduced rate, or validated parking. See Rep Clock, page 88, for information on rep houses and special film programs.

San Francisco

ALEXANDRIA P Geary/18th Ave. 752-5100. Changing Lanes Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 2:15, 4:30, 7:15, 9:45; Fri-Tues, call for times. The Rookie Wed-Thurs, 12:45, 4, 7, 10. Spider-Man Wed-Thurs, 11:15a, 2, 4:45, 7:30, 10:15; Fri-Tues, call for times. Unfaithful (starts Fri) call for times.

BALBOA 38th Ave/Balboa. 221-8184, www.balboamovies.com. Amadeus, the Director's Cut Fri-Tues, noon, 4:10, 8:20 and The Accountant 3:20, 7:30. Lantana Wed-Thurs, 12:40, 5, 9:20; Fri-Tues, 2:35, 7:15 with The Royal Tenenbaums Wed-Thurs, 2:55, 7:15 and The Piano Teacher Fri-Tues, 12:10, 4:50, 9:25. Gosford Park Wed-Thurs, noon, 4:35, 9 and Death to Smoochy Wed-Thurs, 2:30, 7:05.

BRIDGE Geary/Blake. 352-0810. The Cat's Meow 4:20, 7, 9:40 (also Fri-Sun, 1:45).

CENTURY PLAZA P South San Francisco, Noor off El Camino. (650) 742-9200. Changing Lanes 12:30, 2:55, 5:20, 7:50, 9:20 (no show Fri-Tues), 10:10. Clockstoppers Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 1:35. Deuces Wild Wed-Thurs, 11:50a, 2:15, 4:35, 7:05, 9:30; Fri-Tues, 12:10, 2:40, 5:10, 7:25, 9:45. Hollywood Ending 12:05, 2:35 (no show Sat), 5:05, 7:45, 10:25. Ice Age 11:40a, 1:35, 3:30 (Fri-Tues, 3:25), 5:30 (Fri-Tues, 5:15), 7:30 (no show Fri-Tues). The New Guy (starts Fri) 11:30a, 1:30, 3:35, 5:40, 8, 10:05. Panic Room 11:55a, 2:30, 4:55, 7:35, 10:20. The Rookie 1:20, 4:20, 7:15, 10. The Scorpion King 12:35, 2:50, 5:25, 7, 7:55, 9:25 (Fri-Tues, 9:15), 10:05 (also Wed-Thurs, 11:45a, 2, 4:30). Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (sneak preview) Sat, 3. Y tu mamá también Wed-Thurs, 3:40, 6, 8:15, 10:30; Fri-Tues, 11:50a, 2:15, 4:40, 7:05, 9:30.

CLAY Fillmore/Clay. 352-0810. Amélie 4:10, 7, 9:50 (also Fri-Sun, 1:20).

COLMA (METRO CENTER) P 280 Metro Center, Colma. (650) 994-2503. Call for Fri-Tues shows and times. Jason X Wed-Thurs, 11:15a, 1:45, 4:15, 7, 9:30. Life or Something like It Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 2:15, 4:50, 7:30, 10:15. My Big Fat Greek Wedding Wed-Thurs, 11:20a, 2, 4:30, 7:15, 9:45. Spider-Man Wed-Thurs, 11a, 11:40a, 1, 2, 2:40, 4, 5, 5:40, 7, 8, 9, 9:40, 11.

CORONET P Geary/Arguello. 752-4400. Call for Fri-Tues show and times. The Scorpion King Wed-Thurs, 12:30, 2:45, 5, 7:30, 10.

EMBARCADERO CENTER CINEMA P 1 Embarcadero Center, Promenade level. 352-0810. Kissing Jessica Stein 1, 4:30, 7:10, 9:30. Monsoon Wedding noon, 2:30, 5, 7:30, 10. Nine Queens 1:30, 4:10, 7, 9:40. Y tu mamá también 12:20, 1:10, 2:40, 3:30, 5:10, 6:45, 7:40, 9:20, 10:10.

EMPIRE P West Portal/Vicente. 661-2539. Changing Lanes Wed-Thurs, 11:45a, 2:20, 4:45, 7:15, 10. Spider-Man 11:15, 12:45, 2, 3:30, 4:50, 6:15, 7:40, 9:05, 10:30. Unfaithful (starts Fri) 11:30a, 2:15, 5, 7:45, 10:35.

FOUR STAR Clement/23rd Ave. 666-3488. Behind the Sun Wed, 2:10, 6. Human Nature Wed, 12:15, 4:05, 7:55; Fri-Tues, 12:15, 2:10, 6, 7:50. Frailty Fri-Tues, 9:50 In the Bedroom 1:40, 5:40 (Thurs-Tues, 5:45; also Wed-Thurs, 9:40). Iris noon, 4 (Fri-Tues, 4:05), 8 (Fri-Tues, 8:10). Kung Fu Cult Master Thurs, 12:15, 4:05, 7:55. Love Undercover Fri-Tues, 4:05, 9:45. Return of the Chinese Boxer Thurs, 2:05, 5:55, 9:45.

GALAXY Sutter/Van Ness. 474-8700. Call for Fri-Tues shows and times. Circuit Wed-Thurs, 10:50a, 1:40, 7:10, 10. My Big Fat Greek Wedding Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 2, 7, 9:45. Jason X Wed-Thurs, noon, 2:10, 7:30, 9:30. Murder by Numbers Wed-Thurs, 11a, 1:50, 7:15, 10.

KABUKI 8 P Post/Fillmore. 931-9800. Call for show times. Blade 2: Bloodhunt, Changing Lanes, Deuces Wild, Frailty, Life or Something like It, Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Murder By Numbers, Spider-Man.

LUMIERE P California/Polk. 352-0810. Maelstrom (starts Fri) 5, 7:20, 9:40 (also Fri-Sun, 12:50, 2:50). Monster's Ball 5:10, 7:40, 10 (also Fri-Sun, noon, 2:30). Time Out (starts Fri) 4:30, 7:10, 9:50 (also Fri-Sun, 1:30). Very Annie-Mary Wed-Thurs, 4:50, 7:15, 9:45. Vulgar Wed-Thurs, 5, 7:30, 9:50.

METREON Fourth St/Mission. 369-6200. Call for show times. Beauty and the Beast (Imax), Changing Lanes, Deuces Wild, Dogtown and Z-Boys, Hollywood Ending, Ice Age, Jason X, Life or Something like It, Murder by Numbers, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Panic Room, The Salton Sea, The Scorpion King, Space Station 3D (Imax), Spider-Man, The Sweetest Thing, Ultimate X (Imax).

METRO Union/Webster. 931-1685. Call for Fri-Tues shows and times. Life or Something like It Wed-Thurs, 1:45, 4:15, 7, 9:45.

1000 VAN NESS P 1000 Van Ness. 931-9800. Call for show times. Changing Lanes, Deuces Wild, Dogtown and Z-Boys, Hollywood Ending, Ice Age, Life or Something like It, Panic Room, The Rookie, The Scorpion King, Spider-Man, The Sweetest Thing.

OPERA PLAZA Van Ness/Golden Gate. 352-0810. Amadeus, The Director's Cut 1, 4:45, 8:30. Italian for Beginners 1:20 (Fri-Tues, 1:30), 4:20, 7:10, 9:45 (Fri-Tues, 9:50). The Piano Teacher Fri-Tues, 1:10, 4, 6:50, 9:40. Stolen Summer Wed-Thurs, 1:30, 4:30, 7:20, 9:50. Triumph of Love (starts Fri) 1:20, 4:10, 7, 9:45. World Traveler Wed-Thurs, 1:10, 4:10, 7, 9:40.

PRESIDIO Chestnut/Scott. 922-1318. Spider-Man 11:15a, 2, 4:50, 7:40, 10:30.

STONESTOWN P 19th Ave/Winston. 221-8182. Call for Fri-Tues shows and times. Deuces Wild Wed-Thurs, 12:15, 2:30, 4:45, 7:15, 9:45. Life or Something like It Wed-Thurs, 11:45a, 2:15, 5, 7:30, 10.

VOGUE Sacramento/Presidio. 221-8183. Call for Fri-Tues shows and times. Hollywood Ending Wed-Thurs, 1:30, 4:15, 7, 9:45.

Oakland

GRAND LAKE P 3200 Grand, Oakl. 452-3556. Hollywood Ending Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 2, 4:30, 7, 9:30; Fri-Tues, 1, 4:30, 7, 9:45. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Wed-Thurs, 2:30, 8:20. Murder by Numbers Wed-Thurs, noon, 6. The Salton Sea Wed-Thurs, 11:45a, 2:15, 4:45, 7:15, 9:45. The Scorpion King 11:40a, 1:35, 3:30, 5:30, 7:30, 9:40 (Fri-Tues, 10). Spike and Mike's 25th Anniversary Show Fri-Tues, noon, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10. Unfaithful (starts Fri) 12:30, 3:45, 7, 9:30.

JACK LONDON CINEMA 100 Washington, Jack London Square, Oakl. 433-1320. Changing Lanes Wed-Thurs, 11:50a, 2:15, 4:50, 7:25, 9:55; Fri-Tues, call for times. Deuces Wild Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 2, 5, 7:35, 10; Fri-Tues, call for times. Jason X Wed-Thurs, 12:15, 2:45, 5:25 (no show Thurs) 7:50, 10:15. Life or Something like It Wed-Thurs, 11:15a, 1:45, 4:30, 7:10, 9:50. My Big Fat Greek Wedding Wed-Thurs, 11:10a, 1:50, 4:35, 7:20, 10:05; Fri-Tues, call for times. The New Guy (starts Fri) call for times. The Scorpion King Wed-Thurs, 11a, 1:20, 3:40, 6, 8:20, 10:40; Fri-Tues, call for times. Spider-Man Wed-Thurs, 10:45a, 11:45a, 12:45, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:15, 5:15, 6:15, 7, 8, 9, 9:45, 10:45; Fri-Tues, call for times. Unfaithful (starts Fri) call for times.

PARKWAY 1834 Park, Oakl. 814-2400. Blade 2: Bloodhunt Wed-Thurs, 9:45. Death to Smoochy Wed-Thurs, 7. Kiss Me Deadly Thurs, 9:15. Lantana Fri-Tues, 7 (also Sat, 1:30). Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Fri-Sun, Tues, 8 (also Sat, 1); Mon, 6. Monster's Ball Wed, 6:30; Fri, Tues, 5:30; Sat-Sun, 5:15. Panic Room Wed, 9:15; Thurs, 6:30; Fri-Tues, 9:45 (also Sat, 4). Rocky Horror Picture Show Sat, midnight.

PIEDMONT Piedmont/41st St, Oakl. 843-3456. Amélie 6:30 (also Fri-Sun, 1:30). Cat's Meow 4:15, 6:45, 9:15 (also Fri-Sun, 1:45). Kissing Jessica Stein 4, 9. Y tu mamá también 4:30, 7, 9:30 (also Fri-Sun, 2).

Berkeley area

ACT I AND II P Center/Shattuck, Berk. 843-3456. Nine Queens Wed-Thurs, 6:45, 9:30. Time Out (starts Fri) 6:45, 9:30 (also Sat-Sun, 1, 3:45). Y tu mamá también 7, 9:45 (also Sat-Sun, 1:30, 4:15).

ALBANY 1115 Solano, Albany. 843-3456. The Cat's Meow 6:45, 9:30 (also Sat-Sun, 12:30, 3:30). Monsoon Wedding 7, 10 (also Sat-Sun, 1, 4).

CALIFORNIA P Kittredge/Shattuck, Berk. 843-3456. Closed for earthquake retrofit.

ELMWOOD 2966 College, Berk. 649-0530. A Beautiful Mind Fri-Tues, 6:45 (also Sat-Sun, 1:45). Cherry Orchard Wed-Thurs, 6:30. Death to Smoochy Fri-Tues, 7:05 (also Sat-Sun, 2:20). Festival in Cannes Wed-Thurs, 4:25, 9:15. Gosford Park Wed-Thurs, 6:50; Fri-Tues, 4:15, 9:15. Lantana Wed-Thurs, 4:30, 9:15; Fri-Tues, 4:45, 9:25 (also Sat-Sun, 12:15). No Man's Land Wed-Thurs, 7:10; Fri-Tues, 7:20 (also Sat-Sun, 2:40). The Royal Tenenbaums 4:40, 9:10 (Fri-Tues, 9:20; also Sat-Sun, noon).

EMERY BAY P 6330 Christie, Emeryville. 420-0107. Call for Fri-Tues shows and times. Changing Lanes Wed-Thurs, 11:50a, 2:30, 5:10, 7:40, 10:10. Deuces Wild Wed-Thurs, 11:40a, 2:20, 5:15, 8, 10:30. Jason X Wed-Thurs, 11:20a, 2:10, 5, 7:50, 10:10. Life or Something like It Wed-Thurs, 11:10a, 1:40, 4:30, 7, 9:30. Panic Room Wed-Thurs, 2:40, 5:20, 8:10, 10:45. The Scorpion King Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 2, 4:50, 7:20, 10. Spider-Man Wed-Thurs, 10:30a, 11a, 1:20, 1:50, 4:10, 4:40, 7, 7:30, 9:50, 10:20. The Sweetest Thing Wed-Thurs, noon.

OAKS 1875 Solano, Berk. 526-1836. Hollywood Ending 7, 9:30 (also Sat-Sun, 11:30a, 2, 4:30). The Rookie Wed-Thurs, 6:45, 9:15 (also Sat-Sun, 1, 4). Unfaithful (starts Fri) 7:15, 9:45 (also Sat-Sun, 11:45a, 2:15, 4:45).

ORINDA 4 Orinda Theater Square, Orinda. 254-9060. The Cat's Meow Fri-Tues, 6:30, 9 (also Sat-Sun, 11:30a, 1:45, 4). Hollywood Ending 7:15, 9:45 (also Sat-Sun, 11:45a, 2:15, 4:45). Life or Something like It Wed-Thurs, 6, 8, 10. Spider-Man 7, 9:30 (also Fri-Sun, 12:30, 3:45).

SHATTUCK CINEMAS 2230 Shattuck, Berk. 843-3456. Amélie Wed-Thurs, 1:05. 6:45; Fri-Tues, 1:05, 3:50, 6:35. A Beautiful Mind Wed-Thurs, 3:50, 9:30. Changing Lanes 2, 4:15, 6:50, 9:20. Dogtown and Z-Boys 1, 3:15, 5:20, 7:30, 9:40. Italian for Beginners 2:10, 4:30, 6:55, 9:15 (Fri-Tues, 9:10). Kissing Jessica Stein 2:20, 4:40, 7:10, 9:35. Monster's Ball Wed-Thurs, 1:35, 4, 6:30, 9; Fri-Tues, 4:20, 10. My Big Fat Greek Wedding Wed-Thurs, 12:55, 3:10, 5:25, 7:40, 10; Fri-Tues, 2:40, 4:55, 7:05, 9:15. The New Guy (starts Fri) 2:30, 4:50, 7:15, 9:45. Nine Queens Fri-Tues, 1:35, 7:20. Panic Room Wed-Thurs, 4:20, 9:10. Pauline and Paulette Wed-Thurs, 2:15, 7:05. The Piano Teacher 1:20, 4:10, 7, 9:55 (Fri-Tues, 9:50). The Salton Sea 9:25 (also Wed-Thurs, 1:10, 3:45, 6:40). Triumph of Love (starts Fri) 1:10, 3:45, 6:40, 9:30.

UA BERKELEY 2274 Shattuck, Berk. 843-1487. Call for Fri-Tues shows and times. Deuces Wild Wed-Thurs, 11:15a, 2:15, 4:45, 7:20, 10:30. Jason X Wed-Thurs, 11:55a, 2:30, 4:55, 7:30, 10:10. Life or Something like It Wed-Thurs, 11:20a, 2:20, 5:10, 7:55, 10:50. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Wed-Thurs, 11a, 2:45. Murder by Numbers Wed-Thurs, 7, 10:30. The Scorpion King Wed-Thurs, 11:30a, 1:50, 4:50, 7:40, 10:20. Spider-Man Wed-Thurs, 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9:40, 10:40.