Effi Briest. Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Based on the nineteenth-century German novel, Effi Briest tells the story of a radiant beauty who is married to a much older Prussian diplomat who takes her to a Baltic port where she drifts into an affair with a local womanizer. The consequences manifest themselves six years later. Screens at 8 p.m. Friday, July 11, in Moore Auditorium, Webster Hall, 470 East Lockwood Avenue. NR
Fox and His Friends. Rainer Werner Fassbinder. A carnival worker known as Fox is at loose ends when his lover's arrested and his booth is closed. Hard up for cash, Fox lets himself be picked up at a public lavatory by an older man named Max. When Fox wins the lottery, Max's friends become Fox's friends. Screens at 8 p.m. Sunday, July 13, in Moore Auditorium, Webster Hall, 470 East Lockwood Avenue. NR
Movie in the Park. Stuart Little 2 screens at 9 p.m. Friday, July 11, in Wehner Park in Shrewsbury. Free. For info, call 314-647-1003. NR
Summer Movie Series for Kids. Stuart Little 2 screens at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, in the Student Center of St. Louis Community College, Florissant Valley, 3400 Pershall Road. For info, call 314-595-4358 or 314-595-4294. NR
Saboteur. Alfred Hitchcock. Robert Cummings plays the role of a wrongfully accused man who embarks on a cross-country journey to clear his name. First in a weekly series celebrating Hitchcock's films. Screens at 7 p.m. Friday, July 11, at the St. Louis Art Museum, 1 Fine Arts Drive in Forest Park. NR
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