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                            Volume 26. Number 3                                                                                                                                                         *    Monday, February 14, 1977

                                                                                          Dog Day} ,fternoon
                                                                                                By Steven Meretzky                a cash register and then to single-
                                                                                             "Dog Day Afternoon," the             handedly defeat the combined ar-
                                                          db                              true story of a bizarre bank rob-       mies of -Prussia and Austria-
                                                                                          bery in Brooklyn, makes its MIT         Hungary. Faced with the alter-
                                                                                          premiere Friday evening. Febru-         natives of destroying his country
                                                                                          ary 18, at 7 & i0 o'clock in Kresge     or losing the woman he loves,
                                                                                          Auditorium.                             Bogart is quickly forced to realize
                                                                                             Considered to be one of the top      that there is more to life than
                                                                                      I   movies of 1975, it is directed by       danger and excitement. In a poig-
                            INSIDE                                                        Sidney Lumet, whose other
                                                                                          movies include "Serpico" and
                                                                                                                                  nant love scene with Monroe,
                                                                                                                                  Gable reveals that he is intending
                             The results of a physiology                                  "Murder on the Orient Express."         to end his life, but is talked out of
                             study released today show that                                  Al Pacino stars as an amateur        it by the ever-faithful Cecilia,
                             prolonged periods of sitting in                              bank robber whose holdup                 whose undying love serves as a
                             10-250 can lead to curvature of                              scheme goes awry. Pacino, who           model to the shy minister.
                             the spine and related back dis-                              must rob banks to maintain his             The movie, which won awards
                             orders.                                                      craving for rudabagas, sees his          for best stage design and best

                                                          p2                              plan fall apart as he is first forced
                                                                                          to remove his own appendix with
                                                                                                                                  evening news show, reaches a
                                                                                                                                  climax during the third chapter.
                                                                                                                                  when Wiesner tells Gray, "You
                             Filming for Dino de Lauren-                                                                          doitv rat ... you killed my
                             tiis' Mike Dornbrook Meets                                                                           brother." Gray. whipping out a
                             Godzilla is scheduled to begin                                                                        laser rifle, forces Wiesner to walk
                             next week. Focus reporter Neil                                                                       over a nearby cliff, thus destroy-
                             Fairweather takes a look at the                                                                       ing the rocket base and ensuring
                             latest rash of monster movies.                                                                        peace for the next thousand years.
                                                                                                                                      As with many other dramatic
                                                                                                                                   movies. "Dog Day Afternoon" is
                                                                                                                                   sure to keep the viewer on the

                              The LSC projection committee
                              finished first in the East Coast
                               Invitationals. capturing the
                                                                                                                                   edge of his seat throughout the
                                                                                                                                   entire six months and eighteen
                                                                                                                                   days that the movie runs. in-
                                                                                                                                                                          The Wind t & the Lion
                                                                                                                                                                                   By Vinay Reddy                bleak until director John Milius
                              crown for both 35mm and                                                                              cluding 972 reel changes and a            An epic new adventure film set      has the brilliant Idea of having the
                               16mm reel tosses.                                                                                   four week vacation for two in                                                 visionary leader of the Marines.
                                                                                                                                                                          in Morocco. "The Wind and the
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                               .. ._.w NW
                                                                                                                                   Mladagascar. Behind door
                                                                                                                                   number two we see fifty dollars
                                                                                                                                   worth of Mallocup Candy Bars,
                                                                                                                                                                          Lion." tells the story of a little
                                                                                                                                                                          known incident during Theodore
                                                                                                                                                                          Roosevelt's administration. and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 pla,,ed by former President
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Rutherford B. Hayes. discover
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the remains of a long dead
                             OUTSIDE                                                                                               full of rich, creamy chocolate and
                                                                                                                                         (Please turn to page 2;
                                                                                                                                                                          will be shown by LSC on Satur-
                                                                                                                                                                          day. February 19, at 7 and 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 civilization whose writings lead
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 them to passage and safety. The
                             The Lindt Chocolate Com-                                                                                                                     o'clock in 26-100. Candice Bergen      final collapse of the cave sym-
                             pany released its stockholders'
                             report today. $10 of the
                             quarterly profit is missing. It is
                                                                                          Taming Of 1the Shrew
                                                                                                By Michael Brzustowicz          explode in 90 years.
                                                                                                                                                                          stars as an American widow ab-
                                                                                                                                                                          ducted by a Berber chieftan.
                                                                                                                                                                          played by Sean Con nery. The film
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 bolizes the end of the domination
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 of weaker nations by the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 imperialistic United States.
                             believed to be wrapped up                                                                             With New York destrQyed and            also features Brian Keith as Ted-          In another poignant lose scene.
                                                                                             Richard Burton and Elizabeth                                                                                        Gable            NIonroe that he
                             with 2 Lindt candy bars which                                                                       Washington in shambles. the              dv Roosevelt and John Huston as                      -
                                                                                          Taylor are back together again,                                                                                         w ished they were back in "Dog
                             were part of a shipment to the                                                                     leadership of the nation falls on         Secretary of State John Ha-,.
                                                                                          this time for a production of the                                                                                       Day Afternoon." but that he feels
                             New England area.                                                                                  Pocatello. Idaho. home of our                The kidnapping of Bergen sets
                                                                                          classic Shakespearean comedy,                                                                                          they should finish this movie
                                                                                                                     It will be hero, Walter P. Zit. In a                 the stage for a dramatic invasion
                                      ...                                    I_
                                                                                          "Taming of the Shrew."                                                                                                 anv,'a%. This causes Monroe to
                                                                                                                                nationwide speech. Zit calls for          of Morocco b) the United States
                                                                                          presented on Sunday, February                                                                                          lose her temper. and she throws
                              LSC Refreshments is proud to                                                                      an end to the needless slaughter           Marines. but the attack fails when
                                                                                          20, at 6:30 and 9:30 in room 26-                                                                                        her favorite grand piano into
                              announce THE GAME.                                                                                of celery and is soon sent away to        the film's budget is suddenly
                                                                                          100.                                                                                                                    Lake N Michigan. thus symbolizing
                                                                                                                                                                          slashed toward the end of the
                              At each showing of The Tam-                                    The film also features Michael I a home for people who say things                                                   the coming of a new age of under-
                                                                                                                                                                           production. The Nlarines. trap-
                              ing of the Shrew, there will be a                           York as well as special guest star r like that. Finall. with a modicum                                                 standing among all of mankind.
                                                                                          Victor Spinetti, and is the timeless  of sanity restored, Burton and             ped inside a Mediterranean cave.
                              $5 bill hidden in the wrapper                                                                                                               are forced to live off raw fish and        Director \ilius, who appears
                              of a Lindt candy bar. For a                                 story of a man who marries a          Taylor return to their home in
                                                                                                                                                                           Winston Churchill Brand String         in his own filmrn as a one-armed
                              piddling 90c investment, you                                woman for her dowry despite her r Cambridge, where Burton meets
                                                                                                                                MacGregor and Newhouse and                 Beans. Their future seems              (Please thrn to page 5 J
                              can get $5.00 and a delicious                               reputation as a hag. What follows
                              Lindt candy bar. See your                                   are a series of wild verbal battles s they form a row of West Campus
                              Broker today, or the Refresh-
                              ment Stand on Sunday,
                              February 20, in 26-100.
                                                                                          and an exciting chase across the
                                                                                          alps on a dog sled.
                                                                                             Especially memorable       is the
                                                                                          beginning of the second act, when
                                                                                                                                   With the movie over, the stage
                                                                                                                                is cleared and Ralph the Wonder
                                                                                                                                 Llama is ready to perform his
                                                                                           Burton and Taylor meet Gable e feats of skill. But first the car-
                                                                                                                                                                          The General
                                                                                                                                                                                  By Joseph Hichar I1
                                                                                                                                                                             Another silent movie special.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Boston premiere of "Phantom of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the Opera" in 1926.
                              The traditional Valentine's                                 and Monroe on the 8th Avenuee buretor should be cleaned and the
                              Day Massacre has been                                                                                                                       "The General." will be presented          The Holt Kemp Organ, which
                                                                                           IRT in New York City and decidee oil checked. to insure a firm fit             on Monday, February 21, in             man; think is a kidney but others
                              cancelled due to warm                                       to go into business as free-lance e and good gas mileage. And finally
                              weather.                                                                                                                                    Kresge Auditorium at 1:00pm.           feel is a gall bladder. has quite a
                                                                                          demolitionists. The plan is soon      when the long process is done,                                                   history. Born in a small house
                                                                                                                                and the carpenters ready for bed,         Once again, organist John Kile.
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                                                                                           forgotten as New York is reduced                                               will provide live musical accom-       outside Zagreb. Yugoslavia. it
                                                                                          to rubble from the blast   of the ex- the message comes through: the                                                   studied music in Vienna and came
                                                                                                                                                                          paniment on the Holt Kemp
                               Weather: The temperature                                    ploding hydrogen bomb, hidden n Queen has decided that Thursday                Organ. Admission is S1.50. but is      to this country in 1924. After
                               tomorrow is expected to reach                               in the Statue of' Liberty by thee is being moved to next week. So              only 75c for MIT and Wellesley         playing in Vaudeville, it moved
                               the low 70's with snow late                                 French when they gave it to thee now all the work must begin over              students.                              back to Hollywood. where it had
                               tomorrow night. Wednesday                                   United States in 1886 and set tc>          (Please turn to page 61                                                    a struggling career, playing such
                                                                                                                                                                             "The General," considered to
                               there will be light, followed by                                                                                                                                                  diverse roles as a harmonica and a
                                                                                                                                                                          be one of the true classics of the
                               increasing darkness toward                                                                                                                                                        harp. Rumor has it that the
                               evening and scattered weather                                                                                                              silent era, features the great
                                                                                                                                                                          Buster Keaton as a railroad                  I Please turn to page 6
                               all day.
                                                  _   .I~l~r l         c.s
                                                                                                                                                                          engineer during the Civil War.
                                                                                                                                                                          Keaton is generally regarded as
                               LSC has announced today that                                                                                                               one of the foremost masters of the
                               its first deaf, dumb and blind                                                                                                             silent comedy, and "The
                               projectionist will be projecting                                                                                                           General" is perhaps his finest
                               next weekend as part of LSC's                                                                                                              film.
                               committment to Equal Oppor-                                                                                                                   LSC is proud to bring back
                               tunity membership.                                                                                                                         John Kiiev, who was so
                                                                                                                                                                          enthusiastically received last year
                               LSC's Chairman Joseph K.                                                                                                                   when he provided the organ ac-
                               Hichar II said, "His disability                                                                                                            companiment for "Phantom of
                               will not affect projection in the                                                                                                          the Opera," even though his
                               least."                                                                                                                                    thunderous renditions on the
                                                      _          Ill    E                                                                                                 organ were partly responsible for
                                                                                                                                                                          last spring's collapse of the
                                An unidentified organist was                                                                                                              Kresge roof. The new roof, sup-
                                arraigned today on charges of                                                                                                             ported by three additional paper
                                impersonating John Kiley at                                                                                                               clips, will hopefully withstand this
                                last Friday's movie. Bail has                         i
                                                                                      i                                                                                   year's recital by Kiley. who also
                                been set at S4350.                                    i
                                                                                                                                                                          played the organ for the original
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