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October 18, 2013

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: Friday, October 18, 2013_ ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier Diner aaa Steve Guttenberg.  Five friends discuss sex, music & anxieties of growing up at a local diner. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 9:15 a.m., 3:00 p.m. District 9 aaac Sharlto Copley.  Extraterrestrial refugees are forced to live in a concentration camp in Africa. (2:11) 'R' FXM Sat. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Do the Right Thing aaac Danny Aiello.  Racial tension in a Brooklyn neighborhood erupts into violence. (2:10) 'R' (HD) SHO Sun. 1:05 p.m. The Dreamers aaac Michael Pitt.  An American student in 1968 Paris befriends a unique pair of French siblings. (2:30) 'NC-17' SUND Sat. 1:30 a.m. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb aaaa Peter Sellers.  A mad United States general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Sat. 6:15 p.m. E E-8: Think Tank aaa Lepodgy Battle.  An elite CIA team is revived in an attempt to prevent future terrorist attacks. (2:00) 'NR' CW Sun. 2:00 p.m. Easy A aaa Emma Stone.  A high school student uses a lie about her virginity to her advantage. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Mon. 6:00 p.m., Tue. 3:30 p.m. An Education aaa Carey Mulligan.  In 1961, a British schoolgirl is wooed by an older businessman with money. (1:45) 'PG-13' STARZ Thu. 2:35 p.m. Election aaa Reese Witherspoon.  An ambitious student running for president is pitted against a football player. (1:40) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 10:40 a.m. Empire of the Sun aaa Christian Bale.  A British youth is interred at a Japanese POW camp during WWII. (3:15) 'PG' SUND Sat. 6:00 a.m., Sun. 12:15 p.m., Tue. 11:15 a.m. The English Patient aaa Ralph Fiennes.  The badly burned survivor of a WWII plane crash reveals his story to a nurse. (2:45) 'R' FLIX Sat. 12:00 a.m., Mon. 8:00 p.m. Entrapment aaa Sean Connery.  A sexy investigator uses love as bait to catch a thief with expensive tastes. (1:55) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Thu. 3:15 p.m. Eraserhead aaa Jack Nance.  Mother deserts boyfriend and newborn mutant baby in a postapocalyptic world. (1:30) 'NR' FLIX Sun. 1:00 p.m., Mon. 5:00 a.m. The Express aaa Rob Brown.  Ernie Davis becomes the first black football player to win the Heisman Trophy. (2:37) 'PG' FXM Wed. 5:00 p.m. F Fast Five aaac Vin Diesel.  Former cop and ex-con team up on the wrong side of the law for one last job. (2:30) 'PG-13' USA Sat. 4:30 p.m. Fathom aaa Anthony Franciosa.  A buxom skydiver searches for missing nuclear bomb components. (2:00) 'NR' FXM Tue. 1:00 p.m., Wed. 3:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m. Fight Club aaaa Brad Pitt.  An underground fight club escalates into an organization dedicated to anarchy. (3:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Fri. 10:30 p.m. The Fighter aaa Mark Wahlberg.  A boxer's journey to the welterweight title hinges on troubled half-brother. (2:17) 'R' FXM Sun. 5:30 p.m., Mon. 3:00 p.m. Finding Nemo aaac Albert Brooks.  A clownfish sets off to find his son, who has been captured by a diver. (1:45) 'G' ENCORE Wed. 8:45 a.m., 8:00 p.m. Frances aaa Jessica Lange.  A starlet struggles to overcome substance abuse and madness in '30s Hollywood. (2:30) 'R' (HD) TMC Tue. 1:30 a.m. Freaks aaac Wallace Ford.  A beautiful trapeze artist plots to seduce, marry, and murder a little person. (1:15) 'NR' TCM Sat. 8:00 p.m. The French Connection aaa Gene Hackman.  Two New York detectives bend rules in pursuit of an enormous shipment of heroin. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 10:30 p.m., Sun. 10:00 a.m., Thu. 7:45 p.m. Frequency aaa Dennis Quaid.  A ham radio link to the past allows a man to communicate with his dead father. (2:17) 'PG-13' FXM Tue. 5:30 p.m. From Time to Time aaa Douglas Booth.  A boy travels through time and uncovers secrets from his family's past. (1:40) 'PG' (HD) TMC Sat. 6:30 a.m. The Full Monty aaa Robert Carlyle.  Out of work steel workers dare to bare it all and become male strippers. (1:35) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 2:45 p.m. G Galaxy Quest aaa Tim Allen.  Washed-up actors assist a dying race of aliens in their war for survival. (2:30) 'PG' WE Sat. 10:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m. Gallipoli aaac Mel Gibson.  Two best friends from Australia are stationed in Turkey during World War I. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) SUND Tue. 6:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m. The Gatekeepers aaa Ami Ayalon.  A look at different perspectives of the conflict between Palestine and Israel. (1:45) 'PG-13' STARZ Thu. 5:25 p.m. Gladiator aaaa Russell Crowe.  In ancient Rome, a deposed general seeks to avenge his family's murders. (3:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Sun. 8:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. Gods and Monsters aaa Sir Ian McKellen.  An aging director becomes intrigued with his handsome young gardener. (2:15) 'R' SUND Mon. 1:45 p.m. Gone Missing aaa Daphne Zuniga.  Mother sets out to locate missing daughter, who vanished during spring break. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) LIFE Sat. 4:00 p.m. Good Will Hunting aaa Robin Williams.  A psychologist helps a deeply troubled genius face his past and plan his future. (2:15) 'R' STARZ Sun. 8:30 a.m. A Good Year aaa Freddie Highmore.  London banker spends time in France after inheriting a chateau from his uncle. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Tue. 5:00 p.m. Gosford Park aaa Maggie Smith.  A weekend shooting party at a country manor becomes a deadly event. (2:20) 'R' SHO Sun. 10:45 a.m. The Grapes of Wrath aaac Henry Fonda.  Oklahoma farmers move to California during the Great Depression. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Sat. 4:00 p.m. Gremlins aaa Zach Galligan.  A teenage boy's exotic new pet spawns violent offspring that terrorize the town. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) CMT Tue. 8:00 p.m., Wed. 12:30 p.m. Gypsy aaa Bette Midler.  Domineering stage mother finds that her less talented daughter becomes a star. (3:00) 'NR' OVAT Sun. 5:00 p.m. H Halloween aaac Jamie Lee Curtis.  A psychotic man returns to his hometown to stalk and slash helpless teenagers. (2:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Mon. 8:00 p.m., Tue. 12:00 a.m. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets aaac Daniel Radcliffe.  Students at a school of magic are haunted by a monster and an ancient prophecy. (2:45) 'PG' (HD) HBO Mon. 12:30 p.m. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 aaac Daniel Radcliffe.  Harry, Hermione and Ron hunt the world for the pieces of the Dark Lord's soul. (3:30) 'PG-13' (HD) FAM Wed. 7:30 p.m. Häxan aaa Maren Pedersen.  The history of witchcraft unfolds through the use of dramatic vignettes. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Mon. 12:00 a.m. Heartbreak Ridge aaa Clint Eastwood.  A hardboiled Marine sergeant prepares a platoon of green recruits for combat. (3:00) 'R' MILIT Sat. 8:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. A Heart of Stone aaa Daniel Auteuil.  A violin virtuoso becomes obsessed with two men, as do they with her music. (1:30) (HD) TMC Fri. 5:30 a.m. Heaven aaa Cate Blanchett.  A British teacher kills innocent people when she plants a bomb as revenge. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Fri. 4:30 p.m., Mon. 10:45 p.m. Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison aaa Robert Mitchum.  A Marine and a nun are stranded on a Japaneseheld island during World War II.  (2:00) 'NR' TCM Mon. 12:45 p.m. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey aaac Martin Freeman.  Bilbo Baggins joins a quest to reclaim a dwarf kingdom from a powerful dragon. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sun. 2:15 p.m., Mon. 1:00 a.m., Wed. 8:45 a.m., 7:00 p.m. HBO2 Fri. 10:00 a.m., 9:00 p.m. Home Alone aaa Macaulay Culkin.  A young boy accidentally left at home fends off two bumbling burglars. (2:00) 'PG' CART Fri. 5:00 p.m. Hotel Transylvania aaa Adam Sandler.  Dracula, Frankenstein and a number of other monsters gather at a hotel resort. (1:35) 'PG' STARZ Sun. 5:15 a.m., 1:30 p.m., Wed. 9:45 a.m., 5:00 p.m. Hot Tub Time Machine aaa John Cusack.  Middle-aged friends travel back to the 1980s in a time-traveling hot tub. (2:00) 'R' TBS Sun. 8:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m. The House is Black aaac Hossein Mansouri.  A documentary film depicts love and hope in an Iranian leper colony. (0:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 12:15 a.m. House of Usher aaa Vincent Price.  Two siblings' deranged relationship is disrupted when a suitor comes to call. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Thu. 11:00 p.m. The House on 92nd Street aaa William Eythe.  A GermanAmerican student becomes a double agent for the FBI against the Nazis. (1:30) 'NR' FXM Sun. 12:00 p.m. The Howling aaa Dee Wallace.  A reporter travels to an isolated resort that is overrun by werewolves. (2:00) 'R' AMC Sun. 6:00 a.m. How to Make an American Quilt aaa Winona Ryder.  A grad student spends the summer with her grandmother's quilting circle. (2:00) 'PG-13' BOUNCE Fri. 11:00 a.m., Thu. 1:00 p.m. The Hurricane aaac Denzel Washington.  A boxer is wrongfully accused of a triple homicide and imprisoned for life. (2:30) 'R' (HD) MAX Sun. 7:10 a.m. I I Am Cuba aaac Sergio Corrieri.  Four strangers face humiliation, poverty, and violence in revolutionary Cuba. (2:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 12:45 a.m. I Walked with a Zombie aaa James Ellison.  A nurse is determined to find a cure for her patient, even voodoo magic. (1:15) 'NR' TCM Sat. 2:15 a.m. Ice Age: Continental Drift aaa Ray Romano.  Manny, Diego and Sid must return home after a continental shift. (1:30) 'PG' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 6:00 a.m. Identity aaa John Cusack.  A group of strangers is stranded at a desolate motel during a thunderstorm. (1:40) 'R' STARZ Tue. 10:10 a.m., Wed. 3:50 a.m. The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus aaac Heath Ledger.  A man on the run encounters a magical traveling carnival and its troupe. (2:05) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Sat. 4:10 p.m. Independence Day aaa Will Smith.  An alien mothership launches a fleet of spacecraft which destroy entire cities. (2:30) 'PG-13' ENCORE Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 8:00 a.m. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull aaa Harrison Ford.  Indiana Jones and a ruthless Soviet agent hunt for a powerful artifact. (2:33) 'PG-13' BRAVO Sat. 8:30 p.m., 11:03 p.m. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom aaa Harrison Ford.  Relicseeking archaeologist sets out in search of the legendary Ankara stone. (2:37) 'PG-13' (HD) SYFY Sun. 9:00 p.m. Infamous aaa Sigourney Weaver.  Friends recall Truman Capote's trip to research his novel "In Cold Blood.". (2:00) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Thu. 5:00 p.m. In Good Company aaa Dennis Quaid.  A middle-aged ad executive is assigned to a new, much younger boss. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sat. 1:45 p.m. The In-Laws aaa Peter Falk.  A dentist becomes embroiled in the intrigues of a nutty CIA agent. (2:15) 'PG' (HD) SUND Wed. 4:45 p.m., Thu. 11:45 a.m. In the Loop aaac Peter Capaldi.  A British official's remark draws the U.S. and U.K. into a Middle East war. (2:15) 'NR' (HD) SUND Fri. 9:00 a.m. In Search of a Midnight Kiss aaa Scoot McNairy.  A young woman searches for the right man after finding a personal ad online. (1:45) (HD) SHO Wed. 1:15 p.m. The Insect Woman aaa Emiko Aizawa.  A woman living in a rural Japan in the late 1910s becomes a neighbor's mistress. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Tue. 10:00 p.m. Intimate Strangers aaa Sandrine Bonnaire.  Distressed woman confesses secrets to a man she mistakes for a psychoanalyst. (1:45)  'R' (HD) TMC Tue. 4:00 a.m. J Jackie Chan's Miracles aaa Jackie Chan.  A young country boy becomes the head of a gang after purchasing lucky roses. (1:55)  'PG-13' MOVPLX Tue. 2:35 a.m. Jane Eyre aaa Mia Wasikowska.  A young woman finds forbidden love as governess in a strange, mysterious estate. (2:05) 'PG-13'  (HD) HBO2 Sat. 6:00 a.m., Wed. 6:00 p.m. K Katt Williams: It's Pimpin' Pimpin' aaaComedic artist Katt Williams uses his unique style to poke fun at politicians. (1:32) 'NR' (HD) COM Sun. 12:01 a.m., 3:03 a.m. Killer Joe aaa Matthew McConaughey.  A young man hires a cop-for-hire to kill his mother for the insurance. (1:45) 'NC-17' (HD) HBO2 Sun. 1:00 a.m. Knute Rockne: All American aaa Pat O'Brien.  A Notre Dame football coach inspires his team. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 12:00 p.m. Kwaidan aaac Rentaro Mikuni.  Four ghost stories based on the vengeful spirits of Japanese mythology. (2:45) 'NR' TCM Mon. 2:00 a.m. L The Lady Vanishes aaac Margaret Lockwood.  A young woman is baffled when an elderly lady vanishes from a moving train. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Tue. 6:15 p.m. Land of the Heads aaaAging wife of vampire forces husband to behead kids so she can use them as own. (0:15) 'NR' (HD) SUND Sun. 5:45 a.m., Wed. 2:00 p.m. Lawless aaa Shia LaBeouf.  During the Depression, three brothers in Virginia run a bootlegging business. (1:55) 'R' (HD) TMC Fri. 10:05 p.m., Wed. 8:00 p.m. Leadbelly aaac Roger E. Mosley.  A ex-con from the chain gangs of Texas and Louisiana, earns fame as a musician. (2:00) BOUNCE Tue. 2:00 a.m. A League of Their Own aaa Tom Hanks.  During World War II, women form an all-female baseball league. (3:00) 'PG' CMT Sun. 6:00 p.m., Tue. 12:00 p.m., Thu. 8:00 p.m. Les Misérables aaa Hugh Jackman.  Lives of runaway prisoner & helpless girl come to a boil in 19thcentury Paris. (2:45) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Mon. 6:15 p.m. Lethal Weapon aaac Mel Gibson.  A mismatched pair of L.A. cops investigate a group of heroin smugglers. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 3:30 p.m., Fri. 12:15 a.m. Lincoln aaac Daniel Day-Lewis.  President joins the Union to help put an end to the Civil War and slavery. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Sat. 1:45 p.m., 10:00 p.m., Mon. 5:30 p.m. Little Manhattan aaa Josh Hutcherson.  A 10-year-old boy experiences his first love with a former classmate. (1:35) 'PG' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 6:40 a.m. The Littlest Rebel aaa Shirley Temple.  A young girl travels to the White House to obtain a pardon for her father. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Fri. 4:45 p.m. Lolita aaac James Mason.  A professor rearranges his life in order to realize his romance with a teenager. (3:30) 'NR' SUND Fri. 11:15 a.m., Tue. 2:00 a.m. London After Midnight aaa Lon Chaney.  Strange events occur in a London neighborhood five years after a man was killed. (1:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 1:15 a.m. Looper aaac Bruce Willis.  A mafia hit man who kills agents from the future pursues his older self. (2:05) 'R' ENCORE Sat. 12:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m., Tue. 5:55 p.m., Wed. 10:30 a.m. The Lost Battalion aaa Ricky Schroder.  Members of an American battalion are trapped behind enemy lines in World War I. (2:00) OVAT Wed. 5:00 p.m.

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