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April 18, 2014

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: Friday, April 18, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, April 18, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier Quiz Show aaa John Turturro. Rumors of a setup prompt an investigation of a 1950s television quiz sho w. (2:15) 'PG-13' FLIX Sun. 5:45 p.m. Quo Vadis aaa Robert Taylor. Romance develops between a Christian woman and an agnostic R oman general. (3:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 2:00 p.m. R Rain Man aaac Dustin Hoffman. A jaded hustler kidnaps his autistic brother in the hopes of getting money . (2:15) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 7:00 a.m. Red Dragon aaa Anthony Hop- kins. An FBI agent tracks a serial killer whose murders coincide with a full moon. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 6:15 p.m., Sun. 2:45 a.m., Fri. 1:00 a.m. Red River aaac John Wayne. A young man disagrees with the way his foster father runs his ca ttle empire. (2:45) 'NR' TCM Thu. 8:00 p.m. LIVE5+ Sat. 12:30 p.m. Repo Man aaa Emilio Este- vez. A punk rocker has bizarre experiences as an L.A. repo man. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Mon. 1:15 a.m. Rescue Dawn aaa Christian Bale. A pilot captured during the Vietnam War rallies other prisoners to escape. (2:05) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Mon. 12:10 p.m. The Right Stuff aaac Sam Shepard. Test pilots train as astro- nauts in the early days of America's space program. (4:00) 'PG' OVAT Thu. 1:00 p.m. Rio Grande aaa John Wayne. A boy and his father try to recon- cile while trying to stop Apache border raids. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Wed. 10:45 a.m. Rise of the Planet of the Apes aaac Andy Serkis. An ape with genetically enhanced intelligence starts a war against humans. (2:30) 'PG-13' FX Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 5:30 p.m. Rize aaa Lil C. A look into the evolution of the dance craze, Krumping. (1:30) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Fri. 8:00 a.m. The Rock aaa Sean Connery. Two men try to rescue a group of tourists that were taken hostage by a madman. (3:30) 'R' (HD) CMT Tue. 9:00 p.m., Wed. 12:00 p.m. Rocky aaac Sylvester Stallone. A boxer romances a shy woman and shoots for fame in a championship fight. (2:30) 'PG' ESQ Sat. 6:00 a.m., 8:30 p.m. Rocky II aaa Sylvester Stallone. A boxer must deal with reality after gaining fame in a champion- ship fight. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) ESQ Sat. 8:30 a.m., 11:00 p.m. Rocky III aaa Sylvester Stal- lone. A boxer is trained by his former rival to reclaim the boxing championship. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) ESQ Sat. 11:00 a.m., Sun. 6:30 a.m., 6:00 p.m. Role Models aaa Seann William Scott. Reckless energy drink sales- men avoid jail when they enroll in mentoring program. (2:00) 'R' (HD) COM Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 4:30 p.m. Romancing the Stone aaa Mi- chael Douglas. A shy writer meets a cocky adventurer while seeking her sister in Colombia. (2:30) 'PG' OVAT Sat. 4:30 p.m. Ruby Sparks aaa Paul Dano. A struggling writer develops a female character who appears in real life. (1:45) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 5:15 a.m. Rushmore aaac Bill Murray. A 10th-grader and a tycoon destroy their friendship over a schoolteach- er. (1:35) 'R' (HD) MAX Wed. 6:50 a.m. Ruthless People aaa Danny De- Vito. A man plots his wife's demise, unaware that she has already been kidnapped. (1:35) 'R' FLIX Sun. 8:00 p.m. S Saw II aaa Tobin Bell. The ingenious killer Jigsaw is back for deadly games with eight more victims. (1:35) 'R' (HD) SHO Thu. 1:00 a.m. The School of Rock aaa Jack Black. A 'wannabe' rock star takes a job teaching music to fourth- graders. (2:30) 'PG-13' BRAVO Sun. 12:00 a.m. The Searchers aaac John Wayne. An embittered ex-soldier searches for his niece, who was kidnapped by Indians. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Wed. 2:30 a.m. Secretariat aaa Diane Lane. Naive woman oversees ailing father's horse-racing stables & fights adversity. (2:30) 'PG' FOX Sat. 5:00 p.m. Secret of the Wings aaa Timothy Dalton. Tinker Bell and the girls go on a journey through the winter woods. (1:20) 'G' DISN Fri. 12:30 p.m. Seven Psychopaths aaa Colin Farrell. A screenwriter gets mixed up in the criminal underworld over a stolen Shih Tzu. (1:55) 'R' (HD) SHO Sun. 2:30 a.m., Wed. 10:30 p.m. Shadow of the Vampire aaa John Malkovich. A director makes a vampire movie and his lead actor seems to inhabit the role. (1:35) 'R' (HD) MAX Wed. 8:25 a.m. The Shawshank Redemption aaaa Tim Robbins. An inno- cent man convicted of his wife's murder copes with the horrors of prison. (3:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Sun. 6:00 p.m., Mon. 2:30 p.m. She Wore a Yellow Ribbon aaac John Wayne. An aging calvary cap- tain tries to stop an Arapaho attack by visiting the chief. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 8:45 a.m. The Shining aaaa Jack Nich- olson. A man driven mad by evil forces at an abandoned resort stalks his own family. (2:25) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 1:55 a.m. A Shot in the Dark aaa Peter Sellers. A bumbling detective attempts to prove that a a murder suspect is innocent. (2:00) 'PG' LIVE5+ Fri. 10:00 p.m. Silver Linings Playbook aaac Bradley Cooper. A former teacher leaves a mental institu- tion and attempts to reclaim his life. (2:05) 'R' (HD) TMC Fri. 5:55 p.m., Sun. 4:00 p.m., Tue. 2:45 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Singin' in the Rain aaac Gene Kelly. A movie star tries to make the transition from silent to talk- ing pictures. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 12:00 a.m. Sinister aaac Ethan Hawke. After a novelist learns about unsolved murders, something stirs in his new home. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Wed. 7:30 p.m. Spider-Man aaa Tobey Maguire. A nerdy teen uses his superhuman abilities to combat evildoers. (2:32) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Fri. 10:32 p.m., Sat. 12:00 p.m. Spies aaac Rudolf Klein-Rogge. A veteran spy and his gang are forced to deal with an under- c over agent. (2:30) 'NR' TCM Mon. 12:00 a.m. The Spoilers aaa John Wayne. An immoral gold commis- sioner manipulates Alaskan pr ospectors. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Fri. 3:15 a.m. Spy Game aaa Robert Redford. A retiring CIA agent tries to save his protégé, who faces execution in China. (2:10) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Fri. 2:35 a.m. Stagecoach aaac John Wayne. Strangers who travel together fend off Indians and bandits from stagecoach. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Tue. 8:00 p.m. Stalked at 17 aaa Taylor Spreitler. A teenage girl and her new baby are threatened by her boyfriend. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) LMN Sun. 4:00 p.m. Stardust aaa Claire Danes. A young man goes on a quest to find a fallen star and obtain his true love. (3:00) 'PG-13' SYFY Sun. 4:00 p.m., Mon. 10:30 a.m. Stargate aaa Kurt Russell. A language expert helps the military open a portal that leads to other worlds. (2:30) 'PG-13' SYFY Wed. 11:30 p.m. Step Brothers aaa Will Ferrell. Two grown men are forced to share a bedroom when their parents get mar ried. (2:00) 'R' (HD) FX Mon. 8:00 p.m., Tue. 5:30 p.m. Step Up Revolution aaa Cleopa- tra Coleman. An aspiring profes - sional dancer falls in love with the leader of a dance crew. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Mon. 6:15 p.m. Stoker aaa Mia Wasikowska. A young woman's uncle comes to live with her and her mother. (1:40) 'R' MAX Fri. 1:10 a.m. Stranger Than Fiction aaac Will Ferrell. An IRS auditor discovers that he is the main character in a novel. (2:00) 'PG-13' ENCORE Thu. 7:15 a.m. Stripes aaa Bill Murray. Cab driver learns pros and cons of Army life as he takes advantage of lifestyle. (1:50) 'R' ENCORE Sat. 6:10 p.m. Superman aaa Christopher Reeve. Superhero battles injustice on Earth while posing as a mild- mannered reporter. (3:15) 'PG' (HD) SUND Sun. 1:15 p.m., Mon. 9:30 a.m. T Take This Waltz aaa Seth Rogen. A happily married woman soon falls in love with an artist across the str eet. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TMC Tue. 8:00 p.m. Tangled aaac Mandy Moore. A princess is trapped in the queen's secret tower until a bandit frees her . (2:00) 'PG' (HD) FAM Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 6:00 p.m. Ted aaa Mark Wahlberg. A man's vulgar, living teddy bear comes between him and his girlfriend. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Fri. 10:00 p.m., Sun. 6:05 p.m. The Ten Commandments aaac Charlton Heston. Moses leads his people from slavery in Egypt to the Promised Land. (4:44) 'NR' (HD) ABC Sat. 7:00 p.m. The Terminator aaac Arnold Schwarzenegger. A killer cyborg from the future is sent back in time to assassinate a woman. (3:00)  'R' (HD) CMT Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 3:30 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. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Sat. 9:50 a.m. MOMAX Fri. 11:50 p.m., Wed. 8:00 a.m. They Were Expendable aaa Rob- ert Montgomery. Two patrol tor- pedo boats fight Japanese forces in the Philippine Islands. (2:45) 'NR' TCM Wed. 8:00 p.m. 13 Rue Madeleine aaa James Cagney. O.S.S. agents during WWII try to prevent information from reaching wrong hands. (1:45) 'NR' FXM Mon. 7:45 a.m. The 13th Warrior aaa Antonio Banderas. A 10th-century Arabic poet helps the Viking forces defeat a tribe of cannibals. (1:55) 'R' FLIX Thu. 2:05 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 Wed. 7:30 p.m., Thu. 4:00 p.m. 3 Godfathers aaa John Wayne. Three outlaws adopt an aban- doned infant as they evade the law. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 6:45 a.m. 300 aaac Gerard Butler. Three hundred Spartans fight to the death against the formidable Persian army. (2:30) 'R' (HD) WGN Sun. 5:30 p.m. Time Bandits aaa John Cleese. A boy joins renegade dwarves on an unpredictable journey through time. (2:30) 'PG' SUND Fri. 10:30 a.m. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy aaa Gary Oldman. A British agent is tasked with finding a Soviet spy in the MI-6 upper echelons. (2:10) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Tue. 6:45 a.m. To Live and Die in L.A. aaac William Petersen. When a Secret Service agent is killed, his partner is hell-bent on revenge. (2:00) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 1:55 a.m. Tootsie aaa Dustin Hoffman. In New York, an unmanageable male actor finds fame when he dresses in drag. (2:05) 'PG' ENCORE Fri. 9:40 a.m. Toy Story 3 aaaa Tom Hanks. The toys are donated to a daycare center, but things get a little too rough. (1:50) 'G' DISN Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 9:00 a.m. Trouble with the Curve aaa Clint Eastwood. A baseball scout takes his daughter on what could be his last recruiting trip. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Mon. 6:00 p.m. Trucker aaa Michelle Monaghan. An underachieving truck driver is reunited with her reckless 11-year- old son. (2:00) 'R' (HD) LMN Wed. 12:00 p.m. 21 Grams aaa Sean Penn. An accident brings together a griev- ing mother, a sick man and an ex-con. (2:10) 'R' (HD) SHO Tue. 3:00 a.m. Two Family House aaa Michael Rispoli. An Italian man has big dreams of purchasing a house for his wife. (1:50) 'R' (HD) TMC Wed. 9:20 a.m. U Unfaithful aaa Diane Lane. A suburban housewife has an extramarital affair with a young Frenchman. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Thu. 8:15 p.m. Unstoppable aaa Denzel Wash- ington. An expert engineer and a novice conductor race to stop a runaway, toxic train. (2:30) 'PG-13'  (HD) FX Wed. 1:00 p.m., Thu. 8:30 a.m. V Valentine Road aaacAll-encom- passing look at death of eighth- grader who was shot by fellow student. (1:30) 'NR' (HD) HBO Mon. 5:00 a.m. Valkyrie aaa Tom Cruise. Ger- man officer leads conspiracy to assassinate Adolf Hitler. (2:30) 'PG-13' ION Tue. 11:30 a.m. V for Vendetta aaac Natalie Portman. A masked vigilante fights a totalitarian government and enlists a woman's aid. (2:30) 'R' (HD) WGN Sun. 3:00 p.m. W A Walton Easter aaa Richard Thomas. The Walton fam - ily reunites for the 40th wed- ding anniversary of John and Olivia. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) HALL Fri. 7:00 p.m. War of the Worlds aaa Tom Cruise. A man protects his children as aliens launch a deadly attack on Earth. (2:05) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Sun. 9:10 a.m., 11:30 p.m., Wed. 4:30 p.m. The War Wagon aaa John Wayne. An ex-con gets some unlikely help in his efforts to settle an old score. (2:30) 'NR' AMC Sat. 9:00 a.m. Watchmen aaac Malin Akerman. Retired superheroes discover a sinister plot while investigating a murder. (3:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Mon. 1:00 a.m. The Way, Way Back aaa Steve Carell. Introverted teen befriends a water park manager to avoid his family situation. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sat. 7:15 p.m., Sun. 2:00 a.m., 7:10 p.m., Wed. 1:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m. HBO2 Tue. 9:15 a.m., 8:00 p.m. Weekend in Havana aaa Alice Faye. A man escorting a woman for business reasons falls in love with her. (1:25) 'NR' FXM Thu. 1:35 p.m. West of Memphis aaa Dr. Michael Baden. West Memphis Three case examination contains once unheard evidence, and more. (2:30) 'R' STARZ Tue. 3:50 a.m. When Harry Met Sally ... aaac Billy Crystal. Friends cope with failed romances, not realizing that they are a perfect pair. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Tue. 4:15 p.m., Wed. 12:45 p.m. Where Eagles Dare aaa Richard Burton. Allied commandos set out to rescue a U.S. general from a Nazi stronghold. (3:00) 'PG' TCM Sat. 5:00 p.m. Where the Sidewalk Ends aaa Dana Andrews. Cop accidentally kills murder suspect, so he tries to frame notorious criminal. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Sat. 9:45 p.m. Whirlpool aaa Gene Tierney. A kleptomaniac falls under the spell of a sinister hypnotist. (1:45) 'NR' FXM Tue. 11:15 a.m. Who Framed Roger Rabbit? aaac Bob Hoskins. A down- and-out private eye helps a cartoon character framed for murder. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) FAM Mon. 9:00 p.m., Tue. 6:00 p.m. The Wild Bunch aaac William Holden. Aging outlaws in early 1900s Texas plan one final robbery before retiring. (3:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sun. 10:00 p.m., Mon. 12:45 p.m. Witness aaa Harrison Ford. A city cop enters an Amish community to protect a boy who witnessed a murder. (1:55) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 12:00 a.m. The Wizard of Oz aaac Judy Gar- land. After a tornado, a farm girl and her dog are transported into a magical world. (2:30) 'NR' CART Sat. 5:30 p.m., Sun. 4:30 p.m. The Words aaa Bradley Cooper. An aspiring writer decides to pass a man's long-lost manuscript as his own work. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Sat. 1:30 p.m., Thu. 6:15 p.m. X X2 aaa Patrick Stewart. The X-Men join Magneto to battle a government agent's genocidal plan. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Sat. 5:00 p.m., 10:32 p.m. X-Men Origins: Wolverine aaa Hugh Jackman. A mutant witness - es a loved one's murder and seeks revenge on the killer. (2:11) 'PG-13' FXM Fri. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Y Young Guns aaa Emilio Estevez. Six young gunslingers set out to avenge the murder of their mentor. (2:30) 'R' OVAT Fri. 12:00 a.m. Your Sister's Sister aaa Emily Blunt. A man's affair with his best girl friend's sister proves to be revealing. (1:45) 'R' (HD) SHO Mon. 4:30 p.m.

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