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December 27, 2013

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: Friday, December 27, 2013_ ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier _ Enter the Dragon aaac Bruce Lee.  A martial arts master prepares to compete in a crime lord's fighting tournament. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Mon. 6:15 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) MAX Fri. 8:10 a.m., Tue. 2:00 p.m. Ethel aaac Ethel Kennedy.  With interviews, home videos and photos, the life of Ethel Kennedy is profiled. (1:40) 'NR' (HD) HBO2 Wed. 9:10 a.m. Eve's Bayou aaac Jurnee Smollett.  The youngest daughter of a Creole family discovers her parents' frailties. (3:00) 'R' BET Sat. 1:00 a.m., 7:00 p.m. Evil Dead aaa Jane Levy.  Five friends find a Book of the Dead in the woods and are possessed by demons. (1:35) 'R' STARZ Sun. 12:10 a.m. The Exorcist aaac Ellen Burstyn.  An aging priest is called in to drive a demon from the body of a 12year-old. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Sun. 10:00 p.m. F Fahrenheit 9/11 aaa Michael Moore.  View on how George Bush used the 9/11 attack to push his agenda for wars. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Fri. 8:00 p.m. Far from Heaven aaa Julianne Moore.  A 1950s housewife befriends an African-American gardener, causing turmoil. (2:30)  'PG-13' BOUNCE Sat. 1:00 p.m. Fathom aaa Anthony Franciosa.  A buxom skydiver searches for missing nuclear bomb components. (1:45) 'NR' FXM Sat. 6:00 a.m. Ferris Bueller's Day Off aaac Matthew Broderick.  A high school student cuts classes for a day of adventure with his friends. (2:17)  'PG-13' COM Sat. 3:41 p.m., Sun. 2:16 p.m. 50/50 aaac Joseph GordonLevitt.  After being diagnosed with cancer, a young man attempts to beat the disease. (1:40) 'R' (HD) SHO Sat. 12:05 p.m., Tue. 2:15 p.m. Finding Nemo aaac Albert Brooks.  A clownfish sets off to find his son, who has been captured by a diver. (1:50) 'G' STARZ Fri. 7:45 a.m., Tue. 7:45 a.m., 7:15 p.m. First Cousin Once Removed aaa Edwin Honig.  Director documents five years of visits with his cousin, an Alzheimer's patient. (1:20) 'NR'  (HD) HBO2 Mon. 9:55 a.m. Fish Tank aaa Katie Jarvis.  Mom's new boyfriend urges expelled rebel teen girl to take other route. (2:05) 'NR' TMC Mon. 10:30 p.m. Five Easy Pieces aaa Jack Nicholson.  An oil rigger feels stifled by both his co-workers and his upper-class family. (1:45) 'R' TCM Tue. 3:30 a.m. The Fly aaac Jeff Goldblum.  An accident with an inventor's latest device merges his body with that of a fly. (1:40) 'R' ENCORE Thu. 2:30 p.m. The 40-Year-Old Virgin aaa Steve Carell.  A man without romantic experience dates a single mother who doesn't want sex. (2:30) 'R' (HD) VH1 Sun. 12:30 p.m., 9:00 p.m. Four Weddings and a Funeral aaa Hugh Grant.  During a series of weddings, an Englishman meets the woman of his dreams. (2:30) 'R' (HD) OVAT Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 3:00 p.m. Frankenweenie aaa Catherine O'Hara.  A boy attempts to bring his beloved dog back to life after it passes away. (1:30) 'PG' STARZ Sat. 3:40 p.m., Sun. 10:00 a.m. Friday aaa Ice Cube.  Young men try to survive on the gang-ridden mean streets of Los Angeles. (2:00) 'R' BRAVO Fri. 9:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. The Frighteners aaa Michael J. Fox.  A psychic with ghostly friends fights a dead killer who is not on his team. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Tue. 8:00 p.m. From Dusk Till Dawn aaa Harvey Keitel.  Criminal brothers take a family hostage en route to a rendezvous at a biker bar. (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 2:15 a.m. Funny People aaa Adam Sandler.  A famous actor with a fatal disease hires a struggling comic as an assistant. (3:00) 'R' TBS Mon. 2:30 a.m. G Gangs of New York aaac Leonardo DiCaprio.  A young man infiltrates a violent New York gang with plans for vengeance. (3:30) 'R' BRAVO Sat. 6:00 a.m. Gangster Squad aaa Sean Penn.  Undercover cops work together to take down an intimidating mob king. (1:55) 'R' (HD) MAX Mon. 12:20 p.m., 8:00 p.m. MOMAX Sat. 8:30 p.m., Tue. 6:00 p.m. Gaslight aaac Charles Boyer.  An innocent newlywed begins to doubt her sanity when she starts seeing things. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 8:00 p.m. Ghost aaac Patrick Swayze.  A murdered man's spirit tries to warn his girlfriend that her life is in danger. (2:00) 'PG-13' OXYG Thu. 6:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Ghostbusters aaac Bill Murray.  A group of paranormal investigators goes into the ghost extermination business. (2:30) 'PG' VH1 Tue. 12:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m. Gladiator aaaa Russell Crowe.  In ancient Rome, a deposed general seeks to avenge his family's murders. (2:47) 'R' (HD) TNT Wed. 9:00 a.m. Go aaa Sarah Polley.  The paths of six hedonistic L.A. teens collide in one frenetic 24-hour period. (1:45) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Thu. 7:15 p.m. GoodFellas aaaa Robert De Niro.  A young man confronts suspicion and violence within the New York Mafia. (3:00) 'R' (HD) A&E Sat. 3:00 p.m., Sun. 11:00 a.m. Goon aaa Seann William Scott.  A bar bouncer pursues a chance to become a minor league hockey player. (1:35) 'R' (HD) TMC Thu. 3:05 a.m. The Goonies aaa Sean Astin.  A group of playmates tries to stop ruthless developers and finds a treasure map. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) FAM Thu. 8:30 p.m. Gosford Park aaa Maggie Smith.  A weekend shooting party at a country manor becomes a deadly event. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SHO Fri. 4:00 p.m. Gran Torino aaac Clint Eastwood.  A Korean War veteran becomes involved in the life of a troubled Asian teenager. (2:30) 'R'  (HD) TNT Fri. 9:00 p.m., Sat. 1:30 a.m. The Grapes of Wrath aaac Henry Fonda.  Oklahoma farmers move to California during the Great Depression. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Fri. 9:45 a.m. Groundhog Day aaac Bill Murray.  An arrogant weatherman is forced to relive the same day over and over again. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) ESQ Sun. 11:00 p.m., Mon. 1:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. Grumpy Old Men aaa Jack Lemmon.  A sexy widow gives two cantankerous old neighbors a real reason to fight. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) CMT Tue. 8:00 p.m. A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints aaa Shia LaBeouf.  A writer in L.A. goes home to Queens, New York, to visit his ailing father. (1:50) 'R' FLIX Thu. 4:10 a.m. H Hachi: A Dog's Tale aaac Richard Gere.  While boarding the train home, a college professor finds an abandoned dog. (2:00) 'G' CW Sun. 4:00 p.m. Hairspray aaac Divine.  An overweight teen and her best friend audition for a popular dance show. (1:40) 'PG' ENCORE Tue. 6:20 p.m. The Hangover aaac Bradley Cooper.  Amnesiac friends try to piece together a wild night spent in Las Vegas. (2:15) 'R' (HD) TBS Wed. 11:00 a.m., 1:15 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5:45 p.m. Happy Accidents aaa Marisa Tomei.  A woman with a habit of fixing her boyfriends finds a man who seems different. (1:50) 'R' FLIX Sun. 6:15 a.m. Happy Feet aaa Lombardo Boyar.  A young Emperor penguin who cannot sing to find a mate turns to his tap-dancing. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) HUB Wed. 5:30 p.m., 10:00 p.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) MAX Sat. 3:25 p.m. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone aaa Daniel Radcliffe.  An orphan learns the truth about his past after enrolling in a school of magic. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) ABC Sun. 8:00 p.m. Hatching Pete aaa Jason Dolley.  Being the school mascot causes two friends to fight with each other. (1:40) 'NR' DISN Sun. 2:30 a.m. Heartbreak Ridge aaa Clint Eastwood.  A hardboiled Marine sergeant prepares a platoon of green recruits for combat. (3:00) 'R' MILIT Sun. 12:00 p.m. Heathers aaa Winona Ryder.  A girl and her new boyfriend become involved in a series of murders at school. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Tue. 6:15 p.m. TMC Thu. 11:35 p.m. Henry VIII aaa Ray Winstone.  Shrewd and ruthless ruler of England is determined to father a legitimate son. (2:00) 'NR' OVAT Tue. 10:00 p.m., Wed. 12:00 a.m. Hidden Away aaaa Emmanuelle Vaugier.  A woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her abusive husband. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) LIFE Sat. 6:00 p.m. Hot Fuzz aaac Simon Pegg.  London's top cop investigates a series of murders in a sleepy suburban town. (2:05) 'R' (HD) HBO Sun. 4:25 a.m. HBO2 Thu. 4:55 a.m. How Green Was My Valley aaac Walter Pidgeon.  A Welsh miner's family faces a series of socio-economic changes over time. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Fri. 12:00 p.m. I I Love You, Man aaa Paul Rudd.  A fiancé goes on a few "man dates" to secure a best man for his wedding. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TBS Sat. 11:30 p.m., Sun. 12:00 p.m. Identity aaa John Cusack.  A group of strangers is stranded at a desolate motel during a thunderstorm. (1:40) 'R' STARZ Sun. 11:00 p.m. The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus aaa Heath Ledger.  A man on the run encounters a magical traveling carnival and its troupe. (2:05) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Thu. 7:05 a.m., 5:50 p.m., Fri. 2:15 a.m. Infamous aaa Sigourney Weaver.  Friends recall Truman Capote's trip to research his novel "In Cold Blood.". (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 6:45 a.m. In the Valley of Elah aaa Tommy Lee Jones.  A police detective aids a couple in the search for their missing son. (2:05) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 6:15 a.m. It's Complicated aaa Meryl Streep.  A divorced couple has a secret love affair in spite of one partner's remarriage. (2:30) 'R' E! Sun. 11:00 p.m., Mon. 2:30 p.m. OXYG Sat. 4:30 p.m., Sun. 12:00 a.m. It Should Happen to You aaa Judy Holliday.  An aspiring actress puts her face on a billboard in order to gain publicity. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 6:30 a.m. It Started with Eve aaa Deanna Durbin.  A man asks a girl to pose as his fiancée to help make his dying father happy. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Mon. 8:00 p.m. It's Trad, Dad! aaa Helen Shapiro.  Two youths arrange a rock/jazz festival to prove that modern music isn't evil. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Tue. 12:15 p.m. Ivanhoe aaa Robert Taylor.  A knight returns from the Crusades to find out King Richard has been captured. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 12:00 p.m. fends Jerusalem from the Saracens during the Crusades. (2:30) 'R' (HD) HBO Thu. 1:55 a.m. MOMAX Sun. 11:30 p.m., Tue. 8:45 a.m. Klute aaa Jane Fonda.  A man's search for a missing friend leads him to a jaded call girl. (2:15) 'R' TCM Sat. 2:00 a.m. J Lady of the Night aaac Norma Shearer.  Two different women who look exactly alike fall in love with the same man. (1:15) 'NR' TCM Fri. 1:45 a.m. Lawless aaa Shia LaBeouf.  During the Depression, three brothers in Virginia run a bootlegging business. (1:55) 'R' (HD) SHO Fri. 9:35 p.m., Thu. 10:30 p.m. Lawrence of Arabia aaaa Peter O'Toole.  In Arabia during World War I, a British army officer aids a native rebellion. (4:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 8:00 p.m. A League of Their Own aaa Tom Hanks.  During World War II, women form an all-female baseball league. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) SUND Sat. 3:00 p.m., Tue. 7:30 p.m. Lean on Me aaa Morgan Freeman.  An inner-city school principal maintains discipline with an iron fist. (2:30) 'PG-13' BOUNCE Mon. 12:30 p.m. Lethal Weapon aaac Mel Gibson.  A mismatched pair of L.A. cops investigate a group of heroin smugglers. (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Thu. 12:10 p.m. Lethal Weapon 3 aaa Mel Gibson.  Murtaugh and Riggs try to stop a gun runner from selling deadly weapons. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 3:05 p.m. Life of Pi aaac Suraj Sharma.  A zookeeper's son is surrounded by loose animals after a shipwreck.  (2:15) 'PG' (HD) HBO Wed. 5:45 p.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 Sun. 11:30 a.m. The Little Mermaid aaa Samuel E. Wright.  A human-obsessed mermaid falls in love with an above-surface Prince. (1:45) 'G' (HD) FAM Sat. 9:45 p.m., Sun. 7:45 p.m. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels aaac Jason Flemyng.  Friends concoct a risky scheme to steal drug money from some London mobsters. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 2:30 a.m. The Long Kiss Goodnight aaa Geena Davis.  An amnesiac housewife learns she was once a government assassin. (2:05) 'R' (HD) MAX Sun. 5:45 p.m. MOMAX Fri. 2:55 a.m. Look at Me aaa Marilou Berry.  People cannot solve their problems which affect relationships with loved ones. (1:55) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Tue. 3:10 a.m. Looper aaac Bruce Willis.  A mafia hit man who kills agents from the future pursues his older self. (2:05) 'R' STARZ Fri. 3:20 p.m., Tue. 4:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. Jackass 3D aaa Johnny Knoxville.  Viewers are provided with a series of outrageous stunts and pranks. (2:00) 'R' MTV Mon. 9:00 p.m., Tue. 3:00 a.m. Jackass 3.5 aaa Johnny Knoxville.  Previously unaired bonus footage from "Jackass 3D" is featured. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MTV Mon. 2:00 a.m., 11:00 p.m. Jackie Brown aaa Pam Grier.  Flight attendant caught smuggling devises a plan to keep herself out of jail. (2:40) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 11:50 p.m. Jackie Chan's Miracles aaa Jackie Chan.  A young country boy becomes the head of a gang after purchasing lucky roses. (1:50)  'PG-13' MOVPLX Sat. 4:50 a.m., 11:40 a.m., 6:10 p.m. Jarhead aaa Jake Gyllenhaal.  A new Marine is chosen for a sniper squad that sees action during the Gulf War. (2:05) 'R' (HD) TMC Sun. 3:10 a.m. Jason and the Argonauts aaac Todd Armstrong.  A legendary Greek hero enlists a band of warriors for an important quest. (2:00) 'G' TCM Sat. 6:00 p.m. The Jerk aaa Steve Martin.  A clueless eccentric sets out to find fame and fortune in the big city. (1:40) 'R' ENCORE Thu. 6:20 p.m. JFK aaac Kevin Costner.  A district attorney investigates the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. (4:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 10:00 p.m., Sun. 3:15 p.m. Journey to the Center of the Earth aaa James Mason.  Exploration party enters extinct volcano in search of the Earth's center. (2:15) 'G' TCM Wed. 8:00 p.m. Juno aaac Ellen Page.  A pregnant teen arranges to give her baby to a seemingly perfect couple. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) E! Wed. 1:30 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 11:30 p.m. K Katt Williams: It's Pimpin' Pimpin' aaaComedic artist Katt Williams uses his unique style to poke fun at politicians. (1:48) 'NR' (HD) COM Sat. 1:02 a.m., Mon. 10:00 p.m. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 aaac Uma Thurman.  An assassin awakens from a coma and seeks revenge against her former colleagues. (1:55) 'R' ENCORE Fri. 1:40 a.m. The Killing of a Chinese Bookie aaa Ben Gazzara.  The owner of a strip joint is on the run from the mob and the police. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Sat. 2:00 a.m., Tue. 3:40 a.m. Kingdom of Heaven aaa Orlando Bloom.  A blacksmith de- L

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