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July 27, 2000|By Rasmi Simhan

Classic Filmfest 2000

Meet the people who made suspense, sci-fi and horror all too real this weekend at Classic Filmfest 2000 in Arlington, Va.

Actors such as Janet Leigh ("Psycho") and Kevin McCarthy ("Invasion of the Body Snatchers") will discuss the films that made them stars.

The cult-film convention includes an awards ceremony for classic films and screenings of new flicks such as "Attack of the Bat Monster."

Vendors will sell posters, magazines, films and memorabilia.

The film festival runs tomorrow through Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway in Arlington, Va. Daily passes $20 at door. Call 410-665-1198 or visit www.midmar.com.

Greek Festival

Enjoy Greek delicacies and folk dances this weekend at the 11th Annual Greek Festival sponsored by the St. George Greek Orthodox Church of Ocean City.

Visitors can sample the flavors of the country in dishes such as moussaka, pastichio, spinach pies and homemade pastries.

The festival runs from noon to 11 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday, and from noon to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway. Admission is free till 3 p.m.; afterward $2, children under 12 free. Free parking. Call 410-524-0990.

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