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December 13, 2013

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: Friday, December 13, 2013_ ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier _ Rushmore aaac Bill Murray.  A 10th-grader and a tycoon destroy their friendship over a schoolteacher. (1:40) 'R' (HD) MAX Mon. 8:20 p.m. S Safe House aaa Denzel Washington.  In South Africa, a CIA rookie and a rogue agent are attacked by mercenaries. (2:05) 'R' (HD) MAX Mon. 10:15 a.m., 10:00 p.m. MOMAX Fri. 12:00 p.m. Scarface aaac Al Pacino.  A Cuban refugee becomes a Miami drug lord and struggles to maintain his power. (3:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 10:30 p.m., Sun. 2:15 a.m. Scent of a Woman aaa Al Pacino.  A student takes a job caring for an eccentric former Colonel who is blind. (2:40) 'R' (HD) ENCORE Wed. 1:20 p.m. Scrooge aaa Albert Finney.  Miserly old man contends with ghosts, bringing him a change of heart. (2:00) 'G' TCM Thu. 8:00 p.m. Scrooged aaa Bill Murray.  A mean TV executive is extra nasty on Christmas Eve, but ghosts change his ways. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FAM Sun. 10:00 p.m. A Season for Miracles aaa Carla Gugino.  A woman trying to protect her sister's children gets help from an angel. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) HALL Thu. 12:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m. The Sessions aaa John Hawkes.  A man in an iron lung decides he's ready to lose his virginity. (1:40) 'R' MAX Wed. 7:00 a.m. Seven Psychopaths aaa Colin Farrell.  A screenwriter gets mixed up in the criminal underworld over a stolen Shih Tzu. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Fri. 8:00 p.m. Shame aaa Michael Fassbender.  A 30-something New Yorker satisfies his sexual addiction in his private life. (1:45) 'NC-17' (HD) MOMAX Fri. 3:40 a.m. Shaun of the Dead aaac Simon Pegg.  A slacker takes advantage of a zombie attack to try to win back his girlfriend. (1:40) 'R' (HD) MAX Sat. 12:55 a.m., Wed. 6:30 p.m. Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows aaa Robert Downey Jr.  Sherlock Holmes and Watson must track down Professor Moriarty. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Tue. 6:30 p.m. The Sicilian Clan aaa Alain Delon.  The capo of a crime family collaborates with a murderer on a big jewel heist. (2:00) 'PG' FXM Wed. 3:30 a.m. Sideways aaac Toni Howard.  Best friends re-evaluate their lives while visiting the California Wine Country. (2:10) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 1:55 a.m. Singin' in the Rain aaac Gene Kelly.  A movie star tries to make the transition from silent to talking pictures. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Wed. 11:30 a.m. Sinister aaac Ethan Hawke.  After a novelist learns about unsolved murders, something stirs in his new home. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Sat. 6:00 p.m., Thu. 8:00 p.m. Six Days, Seven Nights aaa Harrison Ford.  A feuding duo fights smugglers & mutual attraction while stranded on an island. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Mon. 12:00 p.m. Slap Shot aaa Paul Newman.  In order to up game attendance, a hockey coach encourages his players to fight. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Sun. 1:40 a.m. Sling Blade aaac Billy Bob Thornton.  A simple-minded man befriends a boy coping with his mother's abusive boyfriend. (2:30) 'R' FLIX Mon. 8:00 p.m. Smashed aaa Mary Elizabeth Winstead.  An alcoholic couple is tested when the wife decides to stop drinking. (1:25) 'R' STARZ Wed. 5:10 a.m. Smokey and the Bandit aaa Burt Reynolds.  A driver hauls illicit beer to Georgia while his buddy distracts the police. (2:15) 'PG' AMC Sat. 1:45 p.m., Thu. 3:45 a.m. Snatch aaac Benicio Del Toro.  A crooked boxing promoter vies with psychotic thieves to find a stolen diamond. (1:50) 'R' ENCORE Thu. 9:40 p.m. The Social Network aaac Jesse Eisenberg.  College student's website revolutionizes networking and stirs legal action. (2:17) 'PG-13' FXM Wed. 10:30 p.m., Thu. 3:00 p.m. A Soldier's Story aaac Howard E. Rollins Jr.  A black officer is murdered at his post. (1:45) 'PG' MOVPLX Sun. 6:35 a.m., 6:15 p.m. The Song Spinner: A Hallmark Hall of Fame Presentation aaa Brent Carver.  A little girl hides a music box from the noise police in a silent kingdom. (1:45) FLIX Mon. 8:15 a.m., Thu. 8:00 a.m. Spanglish aaa Adam Sandler.  An immigrant housekeeper gets caught up in her employers' eccentricities. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Fri. 9:30 a.m. Splash aaa Tom Hanks.  Mermaid's tale of love complicated by the military and a mad scientist. (2:30) 'PG' WE Thu. 2:00 a.m. Springsteen & I aaa Bruce Springsteen.  Filmmaker Baillie Walsh chronicles the life and career of Bruce Springsteen. (1:30) 'NR'  (HD) SHO Wed. 7:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. Stand by Me aaac Wil Wheaton.  Four young boys set out on an adventure into the nearby woods. (1:35) 'R' ENCORE Sat. 10:45 a.m. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan aaac William Shatner.  Khan seeks revenge on Kirk for exiling him on a harsh, unforgiving planet. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) SYFY Sat. 9:00 a.m., Tue. 6:30 p.m. aaa Tricia Burke.  The journey of the start of an internet company is chronicled. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Sun. 9:00 a.m., Mon. 4:35 a.m. Step Brothers aaa Will Ferrell.  Two grown men are forced to share a bedroom when their parents get married. (2:00) 'R' (HD) FX Thu. 7:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Stoker aaa Mia Wasikowska.  A young woman's uncle comes to live with her and her mother.  (1:45) 'R' (HD) HBO Mon. 1:00 a.m. The Story on Page One aaa Rita Hayworth.  A lawyer defends two lovers who accidentally killed the woman's husband. (2:00) 'NR' FXM Tue. 6:00 a.m. Summer Wars aaa Ryûnosuke Kamiki.  A young man accidentally opens a portal to another world at a party. (2:30) 'PG' CART Sun. 12:00 a.m. Sunshine Cleaning aaa Amy Adams.  A single mom starts up her own biohazard and crime scene clean-up business. (2:00) 'R' (HD) FOX Mon. 3:00 a.m. Superman Returns aaa Brandon Routh.  The Man of Steel returns to earth to get Lois Lane back and save his home. (3:07) 'PG-13' FXM Mon. 8:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m. Syriana aaa George Clooney.  Political intrigue surrounds convoluted Mid-East oil deal. (2:10) 'R' (HD) MAX Wed. 1:05 a.m. T The Taming of the Shrew aaa Elizabeth Taylor.  A man insists that his eldest daughter be wooed before his youngest. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Tue. 4:30 p.m. Tarzan aaa Minnie Driver.  A man raised in the African jungle by gorillas falls for an explorer's daughter. (1:30) 'G' DISN Thu. 1:00 p.m. Ted aaa Mark Wahlberg.  A man's vulgar, living teddy bear comes between him and his girlfriend.  (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO Wed. 1:55 a.m. Tender Mercies aaa Robert Duvall.  A widow and her young son help an alcoholic country singer turn his life around. (1:35) 'PG' MOVPLX Tue. 8:30 a.m., 3:05 p.m., 9:45 p.m. Ten for Grandpa aaac David Huband.  A wealthy White House press reporter may have also been a Soviet agent. (0:15) SUND Tue. 5:45 a.m. Tennessee Johnson aaa Van Heflin.  The apprentice of a meanspirited tailor grows up to become the 17th president. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Fri. 12:30 p.m. The Terminator aaac Arnold Schwarzenegger.  A killer cyborg from the future is sent back in time to assassinate a woman. (1:55) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 3:20 p.m., Thu. 4:45 p.m. Terminator 2: Judgment Day aaaa Arnold Schwarzenegger.  A shape-shifting robot assassin from the future targets a modernday teen. (3:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Sat. 2:30 p.m. That's What I Am aaa Ed Harris.  A coming-of-age story set back in 1965 that denotes the life of Andy Nichol. (1:45) 'PG' (HD) TMC Fri. 2:45 p.m. Thelma & Louise aaa Susan Sarandon.  Female friends become cross-country fugitives after escaping a rapist. (3:00) 'R' OVAT Tue. 11:00 p.m., Wed. 8:00 p.m. There's Something About Mary aaa Cameron Diaz.  A man obsessed with a girl from high school hires a detective to find her. (2:30) 'R' E! Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 11:30 a.m. The Thin Man aaac William Powell.  A retired detective and his wife are hired to investigate a missing person case. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 6:00 p.m. The Thin Red Line aaac Sean Penn.  American soldiers fight entrenched Japanese troops during World War II. (2:55) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 3:50 a.m. This Way Up aaaBoulder ruins business partners' hearse, forcing cross-country trip with coffin. (0:15) 'NR' SUND Wed. 5:45 a.m. Thor aaa Chris Hemsworth.  A warrior is banished to Earth, leaving him to fight off evil forces. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Sun. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Three Days aaa Kristin Davis.  Angel arranges for widower to re-live last three days of his wife's life. (2:00) 'NR' FAM Tue. 7:00 a.m. Three Kings aaa George Clooney.  A map leads three Gulf War soldiers to hidden riches and a moral conflict. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 8:00 a.m., Fri. 2:00 a.m. The Three Musketeers aaa Charlie Sheen.  A man joins three Musketeers in defending the crown from a scheming cardinal. (1:50) 'PG' FLIX Mon. 4:15 p.m. A Time to Kill aaa Sandra Bullock.  A hot shot attorney takes on a racially charged murder case. (3:00) 'R' ION Wed. 11:00 a.m. Titanic aaac Leonardo DiCaprio.  A dashing vagabond falls in love with a rich girl aboard an ill-fated ship. (4:30) 'PG-13' (HD) A&E Sun. 10:00 a.m. Tommy aaa Ann-Margret.  A disabled youth becomes a pinball champion and discovers enlighte nment. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) SUND Wed. 12:45 p.m. Tomorrow Is Forever aaa Claudette Colbert.  A veteran with a surgically altered face returns home after being declared dead. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 9:45 p.m. Total Recall aaac Arnold Schwarzenegger.  A man uncovers his other life after receiving memory implants of a trip to Mars. (2:30) 'R' TNT Sat. 5:30 p.m. Toy Story aaac Tom Hanks.  Two rival toys form an uneasy alliance when they are separated from their owner. (1:50) 'G' (HD) FAM Fri. 4:30 p.m., Sat. 2:00 p.m. Toy Story 2 aaac Don Rickles.  Buzz and the other toys set out to rescue Woody from a greedy toy collector. (2:00) 'G' (HD) FAM Fri. 6:20 p.m., Sat. 3:50 p.m. Toy Story 3 aaaa Tom Hanks.  The toys are donated to a daycare center, but things get a little too rough. (2:10) 'G' (HD) FAM Fri. 8:20 p.m., Sat. 5:50 p.m. Trollhunter aaa Otto Jespersen.  A group of Norwegian film stu- dents investigate a series of bear killings. (1:50) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Mon. 6:40 a.m., Thu. 11:10 a.m. Trouble with the Curve aaa Clint Eastwood.  A baseball scout takes his daughter on what could be his last recruiting trip. (1:55)  'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 8:35 a.m. The Truman Show aaac Jim Carrey.  A man discovers his life is the subject of a 24-hour-a-day television show. (2:00) 'PG' MTV2 Fri. 2:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m. Trust aaac Catherine Keener.  Teenage girl is betrayed by a man online, and her family tries to help her. (2:00) 'R' (HD) LMN Fri. 4:00 p.m., Sun. 12:00 p.m. 28 Days Later aaac Cillian Murphy.  A young man awakes from a coma to find the country infested with zombies. (2:30) 'R' SYFY Sun. 9:00 p.m., Mon. 4:30 p.m. 21 Jump Street aaa Jonah Hill.  Two cops go undercover at a high school to bust a synthetic drug ring. (1:50) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 1:20 p.m., 8:00 p.m., Mon. 3:55 a.m. U Unbreakable aaa Bruce Willis.  A man uncovers his special abilities with the help of an enigmatic stranger. (1:50) 'PG-13' STARZ Fri. 11:10 p.m., Sat. 9:55 a.m., Tue. 9:00 p.m., Thu. 7:45 a.m. Under the Tuscan Sun aaa Diane Lane.  A recently divorced woman buys a dilapidated villa in Tuscany and finds love. (2:00) 'PG-13' ENCORE Mon. 10:40 a.m., Tue. 4:50 a.m. V Velvet Goldmine aaa Ewan McGregor.  British rocker's life, marriage and relationship with an American singer. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Thu. 1:45 a.m. Victor, Victoria aaaA woman impersonating a man impersonating a woman. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) SUND Mon. 6:00 a.m. The Visit aaa Ingrid Bergman.  A disgraced woman returns to her hometown and makes a startling offer. (1:45) 'NR' FXM Tue. 9:35 a.m. W The Wackness aaa Sir Ben Kingsley.  Graduate sells drugs from ice-cream pushcart and falls for therapist's daughter. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 5:45 p.m. Wag the Dog aaa Robert De Niro.  Spin doctors create fake war to distract Americans from presidential scandal. (1:40) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Thu. 2:15 a.m. Waitress aaa Keri Russell.  A baking waitress learns she is pregnant and attains a brand new life and love. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) CMT Fri. 7:30 p.m., Sat. 3:00 p.m., Thu. 8:00 p.m. Walk the Line aaac Joaquin Phoenix.  A young boy rises to country music stardom while battling personal obstacles. (3:00)  'PG-13' (HD) E! Fri. 2:30 p.m., Sat. 7:00 a.m., Tue. 3:00 p.m., Wed. 9:00 a.m. Wall Street aaa Michael Douglas.  A young stockbroker's success causes him to question his morals and values. (2:18) 'R' FXM Wed. 8:00 p.m., Thu. 1:00 a.m. War of the Worlds aaa Tom Cruise.  A man protects his children as aliens launch a deadly attack on Earth. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 2:40 a.m. Watchmen aaac Malin Akerman.  Retired superheroes discover a sinister plot while investigating a murder. (3:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Sat. 10:00 p.m. We Bought a Zoo aaa Matt Damon.  A father moves his family to a rundown zoo with hopes of starting over. (2:05) 'PG' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 1:15 p.m. We Own the Night aaa Joaquin Phoenix.  Club manager tries to hide family ties to police from Russian mob. (2:05) 'R' STARZ Thu. 2:05 a.m. What's Love Got to Do with It? aaa Angela Bassett.  Singer Tina Turner struggles to escape from her jealous and abusive husband. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 8:05 a.m. Whirlpool aaa Gene Tierney.  A kleptomaniac falls under the spell of a sinister hypnotist. (1:40) 'NR' FXM Wed. 11:50 a.m. White Christmas aaa Bing Crosby.  Two former Army buddies perform at a Vermont inn for charity at Christmas. (2:45) 'NR' (HD) AMC Fri. 7:00 p.m., 9:45 p.m., Sat. 7:00 p.m., 9:45 p.m., Sun. 4:15 p.m., Mon. 12:00 a.m., Thu. 1:01 a.m., 5:15 p.m. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? aaac Elizabeth Taylor.  An alcoholic professor and his bitter wife play mind games with another couple. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Fri. 10:45 p.m. The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia aaa Jesco White.  West Virginia family's history of tap dancing and serious crime is profiled. (1:30) 'NR' (HD) TMC Wed. 8:00 p.m. Winnie the Pooh aaa Jim Cummings.  While searching for honey, Winnie the Pooh sets out to save Christopher Robin. (1:05) 'G' FAM Sat. 8:30 a.m. Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day aaa Sterling Holloway.  High winds, heavy rains and a flood threaten Winnie the Pooh and his friends. (0:30) 'G' FAM Sat. 7:30 a.m. Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Too aaaThe friends grow tired of Tigger bouncing in on them, so they devise a scheme. (0:30) 'G' FAM Sat. 8:00 a.m. The Words aaa Bradley Cooper.  An aspiring writer decides to pass a man's long-lost manuscript as his own work. (1:40) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Sat. 3:20 p.m. Y You've Got Mail aaa Tom Hanks.  A woman begins an online romance with a man who hides his true identity. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) AMC Fri. 11:00 a.m.

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