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Movies to Tape

December 25, 1988

The Fortune Cookie (WWOR Sunday at 1:30 p.m.): The Billy Wilder movie which brought Walter Matthau a 1966 Oscar as "Whiplash Willie," a Mephistophelian shyster lawyer who tries to cash in on an accident suffered by his nice-guy brother-in-law Jack Lemmon. (2:30)

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (Channel 13 Wednesday at noon): John Huston and John Milius' unjustly neglected 1972 mock heroic Western with Paul Newman in the title role. (2:00)

Wild Strawberries (Z Friday at 10 a.m.): Landmark 1957 Ingmar Bergman film about an elderly man (actor-director Victor Sjostrom) confronted with his past. (1:30)

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