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January 31, 2014

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: Friday, January 31, 2014 _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, January 31, 2014 _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier A Abducted: The Carlina White Story aaa Keke Palmer. A young woman searches for her birth mother after being abducted as a baby. (2:02) (HD) LIFE Fri. 10:00 p.m., Sat. 2:02 a.m. Adaptation aaac Nicolas Cage. A cynical screenwriter struggles to adapt a book about a plant dealer. (2:00) 'R' ENCORE Thu. 12:30 p.m., Fri. 3:10 a.m. The Adjustment Bureau aaa Matt Damon. Shocked politician learns of shadowy organiza- tion coordinating everyone's lives. (2:30) 'PG-13' SYFY Sun. 9:00 p.m., Mon. 4:30 p.m. The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert aaa Ter- ence Stamp. Three drag queens head into the Australian Outback to perform their repertoire. (2:00) 'R' LIVE5+ Fri. 8:00 p.m. The Age of Innocence aaa Daniel Day-Lewis. A lawyer must choose between his genteel fiancée and her free-thinking cousin. (2:30) 'PG' TCM Mon. 5:30 p.m. All That Jazz aaac Roy Scheider. A Broadway director relentlessly drives himself and his dancers to exhaustion. (2:00) 'R' LIVE5+ Mon. 2:00 a.m. Amélie aaaa Audrey Tautou. A shy waitress decides to bring delight and awe into the lives of other people. (2:05) 'R' (HD) TMC Sun. 2:00 p.m., Wed. 1:30 p.m. American Beauty aaaa Kevin Spacey. A midlife crisis drives a married man to reevaluate his life and values. (2:05) 'R' (HD) MAX Wed. 2:00 a.m. American Graffiti aaac Richard Dreyfuss. In 1962 California, four recent graduates head out for a night of cruising. (1:55) 'PG' EN- CORE Tue. 7:50 a.m. American Reunion aaa Jason Biggs. A group of friends comes together for their high school reunion in Michigan. (1:55) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 11:35 p.m., Wed. 9:00 p.m. Anchors Aweigh aaa Frank Sina- tra. A naive sailor and his worldly buddy spend a three-day shore leave in Hollywood. (2:45) 'NR' TCM Mon. 4:15 a.m. The Apartment aaac Jack Lemmon. An insurance clerk lets his boss use his apartment to ren- dezvous with his lover. (2:30) 'NR' LIVE5+ Fri. 10:00 p.m. Apollo 13 aaac Tom Hanks. An explosion aboard a spacecraft causes concerns about the crew's return. (2:20) 'PG' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 6:05 a.m. Argo aaac Ben Affleck. During the Iranian revolution, a CIA spe- cialist must rescue six Americans. (2:05) 'R' (HD) HBO Sun. 1:10 a.m., Wed. 1:05 a.m. Arlington Road aaa Jeff Bridges. Fear and paranoia fuel a man's sus- picions when his neighbors begin acting oddly. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Mon. 6:00 p.m. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery aaa Mike Myers. A swinging secret agent frozen in the '60s is thawed out to stop his nemesis. (1:35) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sat. 3:00 p.m., Sun. 4:45 a.m. The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman aaac Cicely Tyson. An elderly woman tells the story of her life from slavery to the 1960s. (2:30) 'NR' BOUNCE Mon. 4:30 p.m. B Babette's Feast aaac Stéphane Audran. A French housekeeper honors the memory of two Danish sisters' father. (2:00) 'G' TCM Tue. 6:00 p.m. Basic Instinct aaa Michael Douglas. A detective develops an unhealthy attraction to a ma- nipulative murder suspect. (2:10) 'R' STARZ Tue. 1:25 a.m. Batman Begins aaac Christian Bale. A billionaire develops a dual personality to fight crime in Go- tham City. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Fri. 5:00 p.m. Batman Returns aaa Michael Ke- aton. The Caped Crusader battles a corrupt businessman, the Penguin and Catwoman. (2:10) 'PG-13' EN- CORE Mon. 10:15 a.m., 5:50 p.m. The Battle of Algiers aaac Yacef Saadi. An uprising against colonial rule forces both sides to make brutal choices. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Tue. 1:45 p.m. Before and After aaa Meryl Streep. When a teenager's girl- friend dies, the townspeople assume he killed her. (1:50) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Tue. 8:25 a.m. Being John Malkovich aaac Pa- mela Hayden. A hapless puppeteer finds a secret portal into the mind of actor John Malkovich. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TMC Thu. 6:00 p.m. The Bells of St. Mary's aaa Bing Crosby. Father O'Malley works to keep a troubled parochial school from being closed. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Mon. 12:00 a.m. The Big Chill aaa Tom Berenger. College friends reunite for a funeral and discuss how their lives have changed. (2:00) 'R' LIVE5+ Sat. 12:30 a.m. Big Trouble in Little China aaa Kurt Russell. A truck driver helps a friend rescue his Chinese fiancé who has been kidnapped. (1:45) 'PG-13' STARZ Mon. 5:15 p.m. Billy Budd aaa Robert Ryan. A noble British sailor is accused of mutiny by a jealous rival. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 11:00 a.m. Black Dynamite aaa Michael Jai White. An African-American vigilante seeks vengeance for his brother's murder. (2:30) 'R' BET Fri. 3:30 p.m. Black Hawk Down aaac Josh Hartnett. A group of elite U.S. soldiers falls under heavy enemy fire in Somalia. (3:00) 'R' (HD) FX Fri. 2:00 p.m. Blackthorn aaa Sam Shepard. Twenty years after moving to Bolivia, Butch Cassidy joins in on a heist. (1:45) 'R' (HD) TMC Mon. 4:10 p.m. Blue Velvet aaac Kyle MacLach- lan. A man is thrown into a seedy world of sex and violence after discovering an ear. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Mon. 12:45 a.m. The Bourne Identity aaa Matt Damon. An amnesiac wanted by the U.S. government searches for clues to his past. (2:30) 'PG-13' BRAVO Sat. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. The Bourne Legacy aaa Jeremy Renner. A new agent escapes termination and seeks to expose CIA crimes. (2:20) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Tue. 5:20 p.m. Braveheart aaac Mel Gibson. A farmer organizes a resistance against the tyranny of English rule. (4:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 4:00 p.m. The Breakfast Club aaac Emilio Estevez. Five very different students learn about each other during a weekend detention. (2:30) 'R' (HD) VH1 Fri. 6:30 p.m., Sat. 12:00 a.m. A Bug's Life aaac Dave Foley. An ant hires a group of circus bugs for protection, believing they are warriors. (1:45) 'G' (HD) DISN Wed. 8:00 p.m., Thu. 12:30 p.m. The Burmese Harp aaac Rentaro Mikuni. A Japanese musician uses his lute to inspire his fellow soldiers. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Tue. 8:45 a.m. C Caddyshack aaa Chevy Chase. A group of young, troublesome caddies creates chaos at an upper- class golf club. (2:15) 'R' COM Sat. 9:15 a.m., Sun. 8:15 a.m. Caged aaa Eleanor Parker. Life in a women's prison transforms a naive woman into a hardened criminal. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Thu. 11:30 a.m. The Caine Mutiny aaac Humphrey Bogart. A lieutenant stages a mutiny when his com- mander makes life-threatening mistakes. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Sun. 2:15 p.m. Cape Fear aaa Gregory Peck. After years in prison, an ex-con stalks the lawyer who testified against him. (1:50) 'NR' MOVPLX Sat. 4:00 a.m. Carlito's Way aaa Al Pacino. A drug dealer pledges to go straight, but his friends pull him back into crime. (2:25) 'R' (HD) TMC Sat. 4:50 p.m., Thu. 8:00 p.m. Carnage aaa Jodie Foster. Four parents discuss a fight involv- ing their sons, but more trouble develops. (1:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Wed. 4:00 p.m., Thu. 12:30 p.m. Casino aaac Robert De Niro. A casino boss struggles to survive in mob-controlled 1970s Las Vegas. (3:00) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Sun. 1:00 a.m. Catch a Fire aaa Tim Robbins. A South African's world views are changed when he is targeted by the government. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Mon. 9:00 p.m., Tue. 5:45 p.m. Charly aaa Cliff Robertson. A scientific experiment grants a mentally-challenged man a genius intellect. (1:45) 'PG' TCM Sat. 3:45 a.m. Chasing Amy aaac Ben Affleck. A comic-book creator falls in love with his friend, who is a commit- ted lesbian. (2:00) 'R' LIVE5+ Mon. 8:00 p.m. Closely Watched Trains aaac Václav Neckár. A young man be- comes involved in a revolt against the Nazis in Czechoslovakia. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Tue. 12:15 p.m. Cloud Atlas aaac Tom Hanks. A killer becomes a hero, and an act of kindness incites a revolution. (2:55) 'R' (HD) MAX Fri. 8:50 a.m. MOMAX Thu. 8:50 a.m. Cocoon aaa Don Ameche. Florida senior citizens are rejuve- nated by discovery of fountain of youth. (2:05) 'PG-13' STARZ Sat. 8:30 a.m. Cold Mountain aaa Jude Law. A Confederate soldier flees the Civil War to reunite with his true love. (2:40) 'R' ENCORE Tue. 9:45 a.m. The Color of Friendship aaa Carl Lumbly. An African American family opens their home to an Af- rican exchange student. (1:35) 'NR' DISN Thu. 12:00 a.m. The Color Purple aaac Whoopi Goldberg. A black woman growing up in the South in the 20th century suffers hardships. (3:30) 'PG-13' BOUNCE Sun. 3:30 p.m. The Constant Nymph aaac Joan Fontaine. A teenage girl is hope- lessly in love with a family friend, a handsome composer. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 9:30 a.m. Crash aaac Glenn Taranto. Prejudice affects people's judg- ment and actions in post-9/11 L.A. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Sun. 1:00 a.m. The Crucible aaa Winona Ryder. Puritan girls avoid punishment by revealing "witches" within their community. (2:05) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Wed. 4:15 a.m. Cruel Intentions aaa Ryan Phil- lippe. A jaded young woman and her step-brother make an unfortu- nate wager. (1:45) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 12:00 p.m. Cuba aaa Sean Connery. A British mercenary hires himself out to a dictator during the Cuban revolution. (2:30) 'R' LIVE5+ Sun. 2:30 a.m. D The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys aaa Kieran Culkin. Catholic school friends plan a heist that will make them local legends. (1:50) 'R' (HD) TMC Sat. 7:40 a.m., Wed. 12:00 a.m. The Dark Knight Rises aaaa Christian Bale. The Dark Knight resurfaces to protect Gotham from a brutal, new enemy. (2:45) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 5:15 p.m. Dark Victory aaac Bette Davis. A wealthy Long Island heiress learns she only has a few months to live. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 2:00 a.m. Dawn of the Dead aaa Sarah Polley. Survivors battle a horde of zombies while seeking refuge at a shopping mall. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SYFY Sat. 2:00 p.m., Sun. 1:30 a.m. Dead Poets Society aaac Robin Williams. A charismatic teacher at an urbane preparatory school in- spires his students. (2:15) 'PG' (HD) TMC Wed. 11:15 a.m. The Defiant Ones aaac Tony Curtis. Chain gang escapees put aside their distrust in order to survive. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Sun. 4:30 p.m. The Departed aaaa Leonardo DiCaprio. An undercover cop dis- covers that a mobster is working as a police officer. (3:31) 'R' (HD) AMC Tue. 8:00 p.m., Wed. 4:30 p.m. Die Hard aaac Bruce Willis. A New York cop battles a gang of ruthless terrorists in a high-rise building. (2:59) 'R' (HD) AMC Thu. 11:01 p.m. Diner aaa Steve Guttenberg. Five friends discuss sex, music & anxieties of growing up at a local diner. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Tue. 10:45 a.m. The Dirty Dozen aaac Lee Mar- vin. Convicts are offered a suicide mission to redeem themselves during WWII. (2:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 1:00 p.m. Disturbia aaa Shia LaBeouf. A teenager searches for the truth behind a murder at his neighbor's house. (2:00) 'PG-13' TBS Thu. 2:00 a.m. It's love at first sight for a ballerina (Emily Blunt) and a politician destined for success, but their union doesn't fit "The Plan," as enforc- ed by a myster- ious group of omnipotent beings known as "The Adjust- ment Bureau," a fantasy thriller airing Sunday at 9 p.m. on SYFY. THIS WEEK'S BEST MOVIES

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