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November 22, 2013

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: Friday, November 22, 2013_ ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier The Lincoln Lawyer aaa Matthew McConaughey.  An attorney operates his legal practice out of the back of his car. (2:30) 'R' (HD) TNT Fri. 9:00 p.m., Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. The Long Walk Home aaa Sissy Spacek.  Two women of different races and circumstances find that they have strength. (2:00) 'PG' BOUNCE Sat. 3:30 a.m. Looper aaac Bruce Willis.  A mafia hit man who kills agents from the future pursues his older self. (2:00) 'R' STARZ Fri. 7:00 p.m., Wed. 11:50 p.m., Thu. 4:30 p.m. The Lost Battalion aaa Ricky Schroder.  Members of an American battalion are trapped behind enemy lines in World War I. (2:00) OVAT Sun. 11:30 p.m. A Love Song for Bobby Long aaa John Travolta.  A broken young woman returns to her hometown after years of desertion. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Fri. 6:00 a.m., Wed. 11:00 a.m. The Lucky One aaa Zac Efron.  An Iraq veteran searches for the woman from his lucky wartime photograph. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Sun. 4:30 p.m. M The Machinist aaa Christian Bale.  An emaciated factory worker battles against life-threatening insomnia. (1:45) 'R' (HD) SHO Sun. 2:30 a.m., Fri. 3:30 a.m. Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted aaa Ben Stiller.  Zoo animals end up in Monte Carlo while trying to return to New York. (1:35) 'PG' (HD) HBO2 Thu. 6:00 p.m. Maisie Was a Lady aaa Ann Sothern.  An out-of-work showgirl becomes a wealthy, eccentric family's new maid. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Sat. 10:30 a.m. Man on a Ledge aaa Sam Worthington.  An ex-convict threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Sun. 10:15 a.m., 7:10 p.m. The Man Who Never Was aaa Clifton Webb.  The British navy creates false invasion plans to sidetrack the Nazis. (2:00) 'NR' FXM Fri. 10:00 a.m. The Man Who Wasn't There aaac Billy Bob Thornton.  A laconic barber attempts to use his wife's infidelity to his advantage. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Sat. 6:00 p.m., Sun. 5:45 a.m., Thu. 6:30 a.m. The Master aaa William O'Brien.  A man returns from the Second World War and helps a cult-like organization. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SHO Sat. 8:00 p.m., Fri. 1:00 a.m. The Mating of Millie aaa Glenn Ford.  A man helps his pretty neighbor find a husband, but falls in love with her. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Tue. 2:30 p.m. The Matrix aaaa Keanu Reeves.  A hacker joins a shadowy collective's struggle to free humankind from slavery. (3:00) 'R' WGN Thu. 8:00 p.m. Mean Girls aaa Lindsay Lohan.  A high-school girl makes a hit with the A-list girl clique, The Plastics. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Sun. 10:45 a.m. Megamind aaa Brad Pitt.  A super-villain with an enormous intellect is forced to become a hero. (1:49) 'PG' FXM Sat. 5:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. Menace II Society aaa Tyrin Turner.  After high school graduation, a young man attempts to leave the projects behind. (2:00) 'R' BET Tue. 11:00 a.m., Wed. 1:00 a.m. Men in Black III aaa Will Smith.  In an alternative timeline, an alien criminal assassinates Agent K in 1969. (1:50) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sat. 9:20 a.m., 8:00 p.m., Thu. 8:50 a.m., 9:40 p.m., Fri. 5:55 a.m. Miracle aaa Kurt Russell.  An Olympic hockey coach readies his young team to face the Soviet juggernaut. (2:20) 'PG' ENCORE Wed. 12:05 p.m. Mission: Impossible aaa Tom Cruise.  An agent embarks on a scheme to clear his name after being branded a traitor. (2:00)  'PG-13' (HD) MAX Tue. 10:00 p.m. Moonrise Kingdom aaac Steve Smith.  A young boy and girl run away from their New England town after falling in love. (1:35)  'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 12:00 p.m. Sweepstakes. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Thu. 2:00 p.m. The Natural aaa Robert Redford.  A gifted professional baseball player is forced to overcome a horrible injury. (2:20) 'PG' ENCORE Fri. 7:35 a.m., Wed. 8:00 p.m. The Negotiator aaa Samuel L. Jackson.  A brilliant hostage negotiator is wrongfully accused of murdering his partner. (2:25) 'R' (HD) MAX Fri. 3:35 p.m., Tue. 10:20 a.m., 7:40 p.m. The NeverEnding Story aaa Barret Oliver.  A mystical book fires the imagination of a youth, and he steps into the story. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) HUB Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 5:00 p.m. The Nightmare Before Christmas aaa Chris Sarandon.  The ghoulish folks of Halloween Town try celebrating Christmas in their own way. (2:00) 'PG' MTV Wed. 4:30 p.m., Thu. 12:00 p.m. No Look Pass aaaA coming-ofage story revolving around a firstgeneration Burmese immigrant.  (1:30) 'NR' (HD) SHO Tue. 6:10 a.m. Notes on a Scandal aaac Dame Judi Dench.  A British teacher discovers her colleague in a forbidden affair. (1:35) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 11:35 a.m. O My Left Foot aaac Daniel Day-Lewis.  A talented man with cerebral palsy uses his left foot to write and paint. (1:45) 'R' (HD) TMC Tue. 7:45 a.m. Of Mice and Men aaaa Lon Chaney Jr.  An itinerant farm worker and his mentally disabled friend find tragedy. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 8:00 a.m. Oldboy aaac Min-sik Choi.  A man seeks revenge against those who imprisoned him for 15 years. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 11:00 p.m. One Man's Journey aaaa Lionel Barrymore.  A doctor takes a paycut to dedicate his life to medicine and help his son. (1:15) 'NR' TCM Fri. 7:15 a.m. One True Thing aaac Meryl Streep.  A woman takes a look at her parents' lives while she is caring for her mother. (2:10) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 6:00 a.m. Open Range aaa Robert Duvall.  Two cowboys with a herd of cattle get pulled into the affairs of a corrupt town. (2:25) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 5:35 p.m., Mon. 4:30 a.m., Wed. 10:20 p.m. My Man Godfrey aaac William Powell.  A spoiled heiress learns about life from the hobo she hires to be her butler. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Fri. 8:00 p.m. The Outlaw Josey Wales aaac Clint Eastwood.  A simple farmerturned-outlaw seeks a new life and beginning in Texas. (3:15) 'PG' (HD) OVAT Sun. 8:00 p.m. My Sister's Keeper aaa Abigail Breslin.  Parents have another child, hoping her organs can save their sick daughter. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) LIFE Thu. 8:00 a.m. Out of Africa aaa Meryl Streep.  In the early 1900s, an unhappily married woman romances a hunter in Nairobi. (2:45) 'PG' ENCORE Fri. 5:15 p.m., Tue. 4:35 a.m. Mrs. Doubtfire aaa Robin Williams.  A disguised father becomes his ex-wife's housekeeper to be near his children. (3:00) 'PG-13' E! Fri. 1:00 p.m., Thu. 5:00 p.m. Mulan aaa Ming-Na Wen.  A young woman dresses like a man and goes to war in her elderly father's place. (2:00) 'G' (HD) FAM Fri. 7:00 p.m., Sat. 2:30 p.m. The Muppets Take Manhattan aaa Art Carney.  The Muppets take their college musical to Broadway where misfortune awaits. (2:00) 'G' TCM Thu. 6:00 p.m. Murder, My Sweet aaa Dick Powell.  Ace detective Philip Marlowe is accused of murdering one of his own clients. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 6:00 p.m. N P The Naked City aaa Barry Fitzgerald.  A detective works to crack a murder case in New York City. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 12:00 a.m. Paper Moon aaac Ryan O'Neal.  Small-time con artist and precocious girl travel through Kansas selling Bibles. (1:50) 'PG' MOVPLX Fri. 12:30 a.m. National Velvet aaa Mickey Rooney.  An 11-year-old girl trains to enter the Grand National Passion Fish aaa Mary McDonnell.  Shrewish soap star paralyzed in a car accident returns to her childhood home. (3:00) 'R' BOUNCE Fri. 7:00 a.m., Tue. 9:00 a.m. Paul Williams Still Alive aaa Robert Blake.  A fascinating glimpse is given into the life of songwriter Paul Williams. (1:30)  'PG-13' (HD) SHO Tue. 4:40 a.m. People Like Us aaa Chris Pine.  A brother and sister meet for the first time after their elderly father dies. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Sun. 4:00 p.m. The Perks of Being a Wallflower aaac Logan Lerman.  A shy freshman's life changes when he befriends two seniors. (1:45) 'PG-13' SHO Sun. 2:15 p.m., Wed. 3:45 p.m., Thu. 2:15 a.m. The Phantom Tollbooth aaa Butch Patrick.  A boy enters a strange world where numbers are at war with letters. (1:45) 'G' TCM Thu. 4:15 p.m. The Pianist aaaa Adrien Brody.  A Polish musician survives the Nazi occupation of WWII and the Warsaw Ghetto. (2:30) 'R' (HD) TMC Fri. 6:30 p.m. Pieces of April aaa Katie Holmes.  Daughter invites her dying mother and estranged family to Thanksgiving dinner. (1:20) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Mon. 9:40 p.m., Thu. 10:00 a.m., 5:00 p.m. Pink Floyd: The Wall aaac Bob Geldof.  Painful memories and present difficulties send a rock star over the edge. (1:40) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 1:35 a.m. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End aaa Johnny Depp.  Pirate alliance battles a nefarious shipping magnate and a cursed crew. (3:30) 'PG-13' WGN Sat. 9:30 p.m., Sun. 9:30 p.m. Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl aaac Martial-arts master Po (voiced by Jack Black) and his friends must defend their homeland from the peacock villain Lord Shen in the family-friendly animated adventure "Kung Fu Panda 2," airing Thursday on FX at 2, 6 and 10 p.m. in alternation with screenings of the original "Kung Fu Panda." Johnny Depp.  Two swashbucklers seek to rescue a woman abducted by cursed pirates. (3:30) 'PG-13' WGN Sat. 2:30 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest aaa Johnny Depp.  A devious pirate tries to avoid paying his debt to a cursed sea captain. (3:30) 'PG-13' WGN Sat. 6:00 p.m., Sun. 6:00 p.m. Pitch Perfect aaa Anna Kendrick.  An all-girls a capella singing group attempts to defeat their male rivals. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sat. 6:00 p.m., Mon. 2:00 p.m., Thu. 10:00 a.m., 8:30 p.m. Planes, Trains and Automobiles aaa Steve Martin.  Man meets trouble in form of loutish salesman while he is trying to get home. (2:00) 'R' CW Wed. 8:00 p.m. Point Blank aaa Lee Marvin.  Two years after being shot and left for dead, a desperate man seeks vengeance. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 4:00 p.m. is murdered, he finds himself the prime suspect. (2:10) 'R' (HD) MAX Tue. 8:10 a.m. The Princess and the Frog aaa Anika Noni Rose.  Girl, alligator and firefly must make prince human after he is turned into frog. (2:00) 'G' (HD) FAM Fri. 5:00 p.m. DISXD Tue. 5:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m. The Princess Bride aaac Cary Elwes.  A mysterious stranger attempts to rescue a kidnapped princess from conspirators. (1:40) 'PG' ENCORE Wed. 4:35 p.m. The Professionals aaa Burt Lancaster.  Four specialists use their skills to rescue the kidnapped wife of an oil baron. (2:15) 'PG-13' TCM Thu. 1:15 a.m. Prometheus aaa Noomi Rapace.  The discovery of possible alien origins for humanity sparks an expedition. (2:05) 'R' MAX Sat. 10:00 p.m. Point Break aaa Patrick Swayze.  An FBI agent infiltrates a gang of adrenaline-junkie surfers who rob banks. (2:30) 'R' ION Mon. 11:30 a.m. Punch-Drunk Love aaa Adam Sandler.  A man, averse to love due to seven henpecking sisters, finds his soulmate. (2:00) 'R' FX Wed. 10:30 a.m. Poltergeist aaa JoBeth Williams.  A suburban family's daughter communicates with spirits at their new home. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) SUND Thu. 4:15 p.m. Purple Violets aaa Selma Blair.  A woman who is unhappy with her life encounters an old flame from college. (1:50) 'NR' (HD) HBO2 Wed. 6:00 a.m. A Prairie Home Companion aaa Kevin Kline.  The cast of a long-running radio show makes the best of their final performance. (2:15)  'PG-13' SUND Tue. 8:00 a.m. Precious aaa Gabourey Sidibe.  An obese, illiterate and pregnant teen suffers abuse from destructive parents. (3:00) 'R' BET Sat. 10:00 p.m., Sun. 5:30 p.m. Presumed Innocent aaa Harrison Ford.  After a lawyer's mistress Q Quadrophenia aaa Sting.  An alienated young man vents his frustration through the club scene in the '60s. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Sun. 2:00 a.m. Quiz Show aaa John Turturro.  Rumors of a setup prompt an investigation of a 1950s television quiz show. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Fri. 6:30 a.m.

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