By Leah Rozen
December 24, 2001 12:00 PM

Amélie
Sprightly French comedy about a winsome waitress (Audrey Tatou). (R)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Magic for fans but drags on way too long for the rest of us. (PG)

Lantana
Check all wedding rings at the door. Marriage and infidelity are explored in an intriguing and well-acted Australian mystery drama. Stars Anthony LaPaglia and Barbara Hershey. (R)

Ocean’s Eleven
Jackpot. Entertaining fun with a talented all-star cast. (PG-13)

Piñero
Benjamin Bratt gives the performance of his career as ex-con Miguel Piñero, a writer, actor (Miami Vice) and junkie who died in 1988 at age 41. (R)