FRIDAY REVIEW

Hairspray

Rocknrolla: HBO, Wednesday, 9 p.m.

Rocknrolla: HBO, Wednesday, 9 p.m.  



Starship Troopers 3: Marauder



(HBO, Saturday, 9 p.m.)

The federation thinks he's dead. Which means Colonel Johnny Rico is the perfect man to be sent on a secret mission to rescue a small crew of troopers stranded on the remote planet of OM-1. As captain Lola Beck and the rest of a starship crew fight to survive in harsh conditions, it begins to dawn on them that something on OM-1 is wrong.



Wasabi



(HBO, Monday, 9 p.m.)

With his old-school tactics and pit-bull disposition, police detective Hubert Fiorentini is all business. But his routine is disrupted when he learns the only woman he ever loved is dead. Summoned to Tokyo to settle her estate, he soon suspects her death was no accident. When he discovers that he is the father of her spirited teenaged daughter, things really get complicated.

Starring Jean Reno, Ryoko Hirosue, Michel Muller and Carole Bouquet.

(HBO, Tuesday, 9 p.m.)

High school hair-hopper Tracy Turnblad stars on The Corny Collins Show, wins the heart of resident hunk Link Larkin and kicks down the barriers to racial integration on local TV – all without messing up her hair. Starring John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer and Christopher Walken.

Rocknrolla

(HBO, Wednesday, 9 p.m.)

A small-time con artist and his pals attempt a real-estate ruse that ensnares them in a series of scams. What begins as a simple theft turns into a madcap mix-up involving a Russian mobster, a devious accountant, a priceless work of art and $7 million dollars gone missing.

Gerard Butler, Thandie Newton, Tom Wilkinson and Mark Strong star in this comedy film.



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