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January 03, 2014

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: Friday, January 3, 2014___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier Eight Below aaa Paul Walker.  Perilous weather forces an Antarctic expedition to leave their sled dogs behind. (2:30) 'PG' USA Tue. 7:30 a.m. 8mm aaa Nicolas Cage.  A private eye is hired to uncover the truth about an alleged "snuff" film. (2:05) 'R' (HD) MAX Mon. 2:45 a.m. Election aaa Reese Witherspoon.  An ambitious student running for president is pitted against a football player. (1:50) 'R' (HD) MAX Tue. 4:30 p.m. Elegy aaa Penélope Cruz.  A college professor falls in love with one of his students. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TMC Tue. 2:00 a.m. Elizabeth aaac Cate Blanchett.  A princess sacrifices love, security and happiness when she becomes the queen. (2:05) 'R' (HD) TMC Sat. 2:00 a.m. Embraceable You aaa Dane Clark.  A driver who works for a serial killer falls in love with a woman he runs over. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 9:45 p.m. Enemy at the Gates aaa Jude Law.  A Russian and a German sniper take part in game of cat-andmouse during battle. (3:00) 'R' (HD) FX Mon. 9:30 a.m., Tue. 8:00 a.m. Entrapment aaa Sean Connery.  A sexy investigator uses love as bait to catch a thief with expensive tastes. (1:55) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Wed. 11:45 a.m. Eraserhead aaa Jack Nance.  Mother deserts boyfriend and newborn mutant baby in a postapocalyptic world. (1:30) 'NR' FLIX Sat. 6:35 a.m., Thu. 2:00 p.m. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial aaac Dee Wallace.  A strange visitor from another planet has a profound effect on a young boy. (3:00) 'PG' WGN Sun. 8:00 p.m. Excalibur aaa Nigel Terry.  Misbegotten son of Uther Pendragon rises to power and seeks peace for the land. (2:30) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 1:30 a.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' (HD) SHO Thu. 1:00 a.m. Far from Heaven aaa Julianne Moore.  A 1950s housewife befriends an African-American gardener, causing turmoil. (2:30)  'PG-13' BOUNCE Thu. 6:00 a.m. Felicia's Journey aaa Elaine Cassidy.  A young woman leaves rural Ireland to search for the man who got her pregnant. (2:00) 'PG-13' FLIX Fri. 10:00 a.m., Tue. 4:05 p.m. A Few Good Men aaac Tom Cruise.  Two defense lawyers try to break a code of silence that surrounds two soldiers. (3:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Tue. 9:00 p.m., Wed. 6:30 a.m., 2:45 p.m. Fill the Void aaa Hadas Yaron.  An Israeli teen's family proposes she marry her late sister's husband. (1:35) 'PG' STARZ Thu. 7:30 a.m. A Film with Me in It aaa Dylan Moran.  A struggling actor and a drunken screenwriter must get rid of several corpses. (1:30) (HD) TMC Sun. 2:30 p.m., Thu. 12:00 p.m. First Blood aaa Sylvester Stallone.  A Vietnam vet's arrest is the beginning of a one-man war against his tormentors. (2:30) 'R' CMT Sat. 6:30 p.m. Fish Tank aaa Katie Jarvis.  Mom's new boyfriend urges expelled rebel teen girl to take other route. (2:15) 'NR' (HD) SHO Sun. 2:15 a.m. For All Mankind aaacNASA film footage and communications are used to explore the Apollo missions. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Sat. 12:45 a.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' AMC Thu. 3:30 a.m. Frances aaa Jessica Lange.  A starlet struggles to overcome substance abuse and madness in '30s Hollywood. (2:20) 'R' FLIX Tue. 3:00 a.m. Freedom Writers aaa Hilary Swank.  English teacher uses writing to teach her students tolerance and optimism. (2:30) 'PG-13' MTV Fri. 10:00 p.m., Sat. 10:30 a.m. Friday Night Lights aaa Billy Bob Thornton.  A high school football team faces intense pressure to prove their town's worth. (2:00)  'PG-13' ENCORE Thu. 6:00 p.m. From Dusk Till Dawn aaa Harvey Keitel.  Criminal brothers take a family hostage en route to a rendezvous at a biker bar. (1:55) 'R' (HD) MAX Sat. 9:55 a.m. From Here to Eternity aaac Burt Lancaster.  In Hawaii before World War II, a young private is abused by his captain. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Tue. 6:00 p.m. Full Metal Jacket aaac Matthew Modine.  Marines who make it through basic training face the realities of war in Vietnam. (2:00) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 12:40 p.m., 8:00 p.m., Thu. 12:45 p.m. G The Game aaa Michael Douglas.  An unusual birthday gift turns a tense businessman's life into a living hell. (2:15) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Sun. 6:45 p.m., Wed. 5:45 p.m., Thu. 1:35 a.m. Gandhi aaac Sir Ben Kingsley.  A courageous lawyer leads the people of India to revolution through nonviolence. (3:30) 'PG' TCM Wed. 12:15 a.m. Gangs of New York aaac Leonardo DiCaprio.  A young man infiltrates a violent New York gang with plans for vengeance. (4:00) 'R' (HD) OVAT Fri. 11:00 p.m., Sat. 9:00 p.m. Ghost aaac Patrick Swayze.  A murdered man's spirit tries to warn his girlfriend that her life is in danger. (2:30) 'PG-13' OXYG Mon. 6:00 p.m., Tue. 12:30 a.m. Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai aaa John Tormey.  A modern-day assassin is targeted for death by his own mafia family. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Mon. 3:30 a.m. Gideon's Army aaac Travis Williams.  Cameras follow public defenders as they face the challenges of their jobs. (1:45) HBO Tue. 8:45 a.m. Gilda aaa Rita Hayworth.  A corrupt casino owner marries a beautiful woman with a checkered past. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Tue. 4:00 p.m. Glory aaac Matthew Broderick.  An inexperienced Union officer commands an all-black unit during the Civil War. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Wed. 9:00 p.m., Thu. 1:45 a.m., 5:30 p.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 Tue. 11:10 a.m. Goldfinger aaac Sean Connery.  James Bond sets out to stop a master criminal from causing world economic chaos. (2:30) 'NR' (HD) BBCA Sun. 9:00 p.m., Mon. 1:30 a.m. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly aaaa Clint Eastwood.  Three disparate lowlifes decide to team up to hunt for a Confederate treasure. (3:15) 'NR' TCM Sun. 4:45 p.m. Good Morning, Vietnam aaa Robin Williams.  A spirited DJ does his best to raise the morale of troops stationed in Vietnam. (2:45) 'R' SUND Sun. 10:00 p.m., Mon. 12:45 a.m. The Good Mother aaa Helen Slater.  Teen girl with troubled history grows suspicious of mother after strange events. (2:02) 'NR' (HD) LIFE Sat. 10:00 p.m., Sun. 2:02 a.m. Good Will Hunting aaa Robin Williams.  A psychologist helps a deeply troubled genius face his past and plan his future. (2:10) 'R' STARZ Sat. 2:50 p.m., Mon. 1:25 p.m., 11:05 p.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 Sat. 8:15 a.m. Gosford Park aaa Maggie Smith.  A weekend shooting party at a country manor becomes a deadly event. (2:30) 'R' FLIX Sat. 10:00 a.m., Sun. 5:05 a.m., Wed. 4:00 p.m. Grand Canyon aaac Danny Glover.  Random events bring together a diverse group of Los Angeles residents. (2:20) 'R' STARZ Mon. 9:25 a.m., Thu. 12:50 p.m. Grand Hotel aaac Greta Garbo.  The lives of various guests at Berlin's Grand Hotel become intertwined. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 8:00 p.m. Gridlock'd aaa Tim Roth.  Two addicts try to clean up by enrolling in a government-run detox program. (1:35) 'R' STARZ Fri. 12:00 p.m. Grosse Pointe Blank aaa John Cusack.  While in town on a job, a hit man decides to attend his high school reunion. (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 4:10 p.m. The Guardian aaa Kevin Costner.  A legendary rescue swimmer mentors a young, arrogant swim champion. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) CMT Thu. 9:00 p.m. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner aaac Spencer Tracy.  A man and his wife are forced to reexamine their views on race and marriage. (2:30) 'NR' BOUNCE Fri. 9:00 p.m., Thu. 4:30 p.m. H Happy Gilmore aaa Adam Sandler.  A hockey player turns golfer and makes the sport into a media circus. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FAM Wed. 9:00 p.m., Thu. 7:00 p.m. Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle aaa John Cho.  Two stoners journey through New Jersey looking for White Castle burgers. (1:30) 'R' ENCORE Thu. 2:45 p.m., Fri. 1:20 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. (2:40) 'PG' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 12:15 p.m., Wed. 6:15 p.m. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban aaa Daniel Radcliffe.  A young wizard learns that an escaped convict may have betrayed his parents. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) FAM Mon. 8:00 p.m. Hearts and Minds aaac Georges Bidault.  Insight into the controversy and protests surrounding the Vietnam War. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Wed. 1:30 a.m. Heat aaac Al Pacino.  A homicide detective makes it his mission in life to track down a master thief. (2:50) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 9:00 p.m., Wed. 1:40 p.m. Highlander aaa Christopher Lambert.  A Scotsman living in the 16th century learns he is an immortal warrior. (2:30) 'R' (HD) BBCA Wed. 9:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m. His Girl Friday aaac Cary Grant.  A newspaper editor tries to convince his ex-wife to cover one last story. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Tue. 12:15 p.m. The Holiday aaa Cameron Diaz.  Two women suffering from romance woes decide to swap homes over Christmas. (2:45)  'PG-13' (HD) TBS Sat. 11:30 p.m. Home Alone aaa Macaulay Culkin.  A young boy accidentally left at home fends off two bumbling burglars. (2:00) 'PG' TBS Sat. 1:00 p.m. Homecoming aaa Anne Bancroft.  Abandoned by their mother, a girl takes her family to live with her grandmother. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) LMN Fri. 6:00 p.m. Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey aaa Michael J. Fox.  Three pets are lost from their human family and begin a long journey home. (2:00) 'G' (HD) HUB Wed. 8:00 p.m., Thu. 12:00 a.m. Hook aaa Robin Williams.  A workaholic attorney must save his children from a long-forgotten adversary. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) FAM Sat. 11:00 p.m., Sun. 11:00 a.m. Hot Fuzz aaac Simon Pegg.  London's top cop investigates a series of murders in a sleepy suburban town. (2:05) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Thu. 2:10 p.m., Fri. 12:50 a.m. House of Flying Daggers aaa Takeshi Kaneshiro.  "The House of the Flying Daggers" rises and opposes the government. (2:05)  'PG-13' MOVPLX Tue. 10:00 a.m., 8:00 p.m. How To Kill Your Neighbor's Dog aaa Kenneth Branagh.  A nervous, unhappy writer tries to complete a new play under deadline pressure. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Fri. 8:00 a.m., Mon. 10:35 a.m. How to Marry a Millionaire aaa Marilyn Monroe.  Three young women hoping to marry rich are sidetracked by affairs of the heart. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 8:00 p.m. The Hurricane aaac Denzel Washington.  A boxer is wrongfully accused of a triple homicide and imprisoned for life. (2:30) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Thu. 6:30 p.m. I I Am Legend aaa Mike Patton.  A military scientist is immune to a virus that transforms humans into monsters. (2:01) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Mon. 8:00 p.m. The Illusionist aaa Edward Norton.  A magician during the early 1900s in Vienna falls in love with a wealthy woman. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Thu. 9:30 a.m. The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus aaa Heath Ledger.  A man on the run encounters a magical traveling carnival and its troupe. (2:10) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Mon. 9:50 a.m., 8:00 p.m. Independence Day aaa Gary A. Hecker.  An alien mothership launches a fleet of spacecraft which destroy entire cities. (2:30) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sat. 8:00 p.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. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SYFY Thu. 9:00 p.m. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade aaac Harrison Ford.  In 1938, Indiana Jones embarks on a quest to find his father and the Holy Grail. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SYFY Wed. 9:00 p.m., Thu. 6:00 p.m. Infamous aaa Sigourney Weaver.  Friends recall Truman Capote's trip to research his novel "In Cold Blood.". (2:00) 'R' (HD) HBO Wed. 1:10 a.m. Inglourious Basterds aaac Brad Pitt.  In WWII, Jewish-American soldiers set out to strike terror in the Third Reich. (3:30) 'R' (HD) TNT Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 4:30 p.m. In Good Company aaa Dennis Quaid.  A middle-aged ad executive is assigned to a new, much younger boss. (1:55) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 8:50 a.m. In the Name of the Father aaac Daniel Day-Lewis.  A petty thief from Ireland is falsely implicated in the bombing of a London pub. (2:15) 'R' TMC Mon. 10:00 p.m. It Happened One Night aaac Clark Gable.  A runaway heiress meets a reporter who agrees to help her escape her father. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Tue. 8:45 a.m. J The Jerk aaa Steve Martin.  A clueless eccentric sets out to find fame and fortune in the big city. (1:40) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 11:10 a.m., 11:20 p.m. The Joy Luck Club aaa Kieu Chinh.  Four Chinese-born mothers struggle to understand their American-born daughters. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SHO Wed. 1:00 p.m. K Kill Bill: Vol. 2 aaac Uma Thurman.  An assassin follows a bloody trail of revenge that leads to her former lover. (2:25) 'R' ENCORE Sat. 12:50 a.m. King of California aaa Michael Douglas.  A former mental patient becomes obsessed with searching for buried treasure. (1:40) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Sat. 12:20 a.m., 10:50 a.m., 6:20 p.m., Wed. 8:50 a.m., 3:15 p.m., 9:45 p.m. Kramer vs. Kramer aaac Dustin Hoffman.  When his marriage collapses, a father must fight for custody of his little boy. (1:45) 'PG' MOVPLX Fri. 10:30 a.m., 10:30 p.m., Tue. 8:10 a.m., 3:10 p.m., 10:00 p.m. L Lady for a Day aaa Warren William.  A desperate street vendor is transformed into a member of the aristocracy. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Tue. 7:00 a.m. Lawless aaa Shia LaBeouf.  During the Depression, three brothers in Virginia run a bootlegging business. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Tue. 8:00 p.m. Leaving Las Vegas aaa Nicolas Cage.  An alcoholic screenwriter goes to Las Vegas to drink himself to death. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 4:00 a.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 Thu. 10:15 a.m. Lethal Weapon aaac Mel Gibson.  A mismatched pair of L.A. cops investigate a group of heroin smugglers. (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 12:45 p.m. Lethal Weapon 2 aaa Mel Gibson.  Riggs and Murtaugh go after a drug-smuggling South African diplomat. (2:00) 'R' HBO2 Mon. 7:00 p.m. Libeled Lady aaa Jean Harlow.  A newspaper editor accidentally prints a libelous story about an heiress. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Tue. 1:00 a.m. Life Is Ruff aaac Kyle Orlando Massey.  Calvin Wheeler is a normal kid who trains a stray dog to win a competition. (1:35) 'NR' (HD) DISN Sat. 2:30 a.m.

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