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April 25, 2014

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: Friday, April 25, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, April 25, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier The East aaa Brit Marling. An operative for a private intelli- gence firm infiltrates an anarchist group. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 4:35 p.m., Wed. 8:00 p.m. The Edge aaa Sergey Garmash. A Russian soldier who has suffered a traumatic head injury is sent to a camp. (2:00) 'NR' MOMAX Sat. 4:45 a.m., Thu. 4:00 a.m. Edward Scissorhands aaac Johnny Depp. A young man with scissors for hands tries to adjust to life in the suburbs. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Tue. 7:45 a.m. HBO2 Thu. 11:55 a.m. Elizabeth aaac Cate Blanchett. A princess sacrifices love, security and happiness when she becomes the queen. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Thu. 8:00 p.m. Elizabeth: The Golden Age aaa Cate Blanchett. Elizabeth I faces an impending war with Spain and assassination attempts. (1:55) 'PG-13' FLIX Thu. 10:05 p.m. SHO Wed. 1:30 p.m. Elysium aaa Matt Damon. A courageous man's efforts to save a ruined Earth threaten the wealthy. (1:55) 'R' STARZ Fri. 9:00 p.m., Sat. 2:00 a.m., 9:35 a.m., 6:05 p.m., Sun. 12:15 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 10:05 p.m., Thu. 11:35 p.m. Enemy of the State aaa Gene Hackman. An innocent lawyer is framed for a politi- cal murder and forced to go on the run. (3:00) 'R' (HD) FX Mon. 5:00 p.m., Tue. 12:30 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 Mon. 1:30 p.m. MOMAX Thu. 8:15 a.m. Escape from Alcatraz aaa Clint Eastwood. A bank robber impro- vises tools and steals supplies for a bold prison escape. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) SUND Fri. 3:30 p.m. Escape from New York aaa Kurt Russell. A disgraced war hero is sent to rescue the President of the United States. (2:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Fri. 4:00 a.m. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial aaac Dee Wallace. A strange visitor from another planet has a profound ef- fect on a young boy. (2:35) 'PG' TBS Sun. 12:25 p.m., Mon. 1:00 a.m. Eve's Bayou aaac Samuel L. Jackson. The youngest daughter of a Creole family discovers her parents' frailties. (2:30) 'R' BET Mon. 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 Fri. 3:30 a.m. Excalibur aaa Nigel Terry. Mis- begotten son of Uther Pendragon rises to power and seeks peace for the land. (3:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Fri. 6:00 p.m. F Face/Off aaa John Travolta. A federal agent has his face altered to match a dangerous criminal's. (3:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Wed. 2:00 p.m. Fast Five aaa Vin Diesel. Former cop and ex-con team up on the wrong side of the law for one last job. (3:00) 'PG-13' USA Thu. 7:00 p.m. Fearless aaac Shido Naka- mura. A self-trained martial artist becomes one of the most revered fighters in China. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Fri. 12:45 p.m., Tue. 5:30 a.m. A Few Good Men aaac Tom Cruise. Two defense lawyers try to break a code of silence that sur- rounds two soldiers. (3:00) 'R' OVAT Fri. 4:00 p.m. 50/50 aaac Joseph Gordon- Levitt. After being diagnosed with cancer, a young man attempts to beat the disease. (1:40) 'R' (HD) SHO Mon. 4:20 p.m. 42 aaac Chadwick Boseman. A talented player and a heroic man- ager exude bravery and courage against racism. (2:10) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Thu. 3:30 p.m. The 40-Year-Old Virgin aaa Steve Carell. A man without romantic experience dates a single mother who doesn't want sex. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Sat. 3:50 p.m., Wed. 12:30 a.m. Frankenweenie aaa Catherine O'Hara. A boy attempts to bring his beloved dog back to life after it passes away. (1:30) 'PG' ENCORE Sat. 5:45 a.m., 6:30 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' STARZ Wed. 1:50 p.m., 10:00 p.m. The Full Monty aaa Robert Carlyle. Unemployed steel workers dare to bare it all by becoming male strippers. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Thu. 1:45 p.m. G The Game aaa Michael Douglas. An unusual birthday gift turns a tense businessman's life into a living hell. (2:10) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 2:00 a.m. Gangs of New York aaac Leon- ardo DiCaprio. A young man infil- trates a violent New York gang with plans for vengeance. (4:00) 'R' (HD) OVAT Fri. 12:00 p.m. Gangster Squad aaa Sean Penn. Undercover cops work together to take down an intimidating mob king. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Fri. 9:45 a.m., 8:00 p.m., Tue. 1:40 a.m. Ghost aaac Patrick Swayze. A murdered man's spirit tries to warn his girlfriend that her life is in danger. (3:00) 'PG-13' CMT Wed. 12:00 p.m. Ghostbusters aaac Bill Murray. A group of paranormal investiga- tors goes into the ghost extermina- tion business. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) VH1 Sun. 8:00 p.m., Mon. 1:00 a.m. The Ghost Writer aaa Ewan McGregor. A writer discovers evi- dence linking a politician to the CIA and war crimes. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Wed. 5:15 p.m. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo aaac Daniel Craig. A female computer hacker inves- tigates a 40-year-old murder in Sweden. (3:06) 'R' FXM Tue. 7:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Gladiator aaaa Russell Crowe. In ancient Rome, a deposed gen- eral seeks to avenge his family's mur ders. (3:30) 'R' (HD) AMC Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 4:30 p.m., Tue. 3:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m., Wed. 1:30 a.m., 5:00 p.m. The Godfather aaaa Marlon Brando. A reluctant heir takes over crime family from ailing patriarch. (3:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Sun. 9:00 a.m. The Godfather: Part II aaaa Al Pacino. Michael Corleone faces new challenges as he takes over the family crime empire. (3:25) 'R' (HD) MAX Sun. 12:00 p.m. The Godfather: Part III aaa Al Pacino. A mob boss tries to transfer his family's interests into legitimate enterprises. (2:50) 'R' MAX Sun. 3:25 p.m. Good Will Hunting aaa Robin Williams. A psychologist helps a deeply troubled genius face his past and plan his future. (2:10) 'R' ENCORE Fri. 4:10 p.m., Wed. 5:50 p.m., Thu. 2:50 a.m. A Good Year aaa Freddie High- more. London banker spends time in France after inheriting a chateau from his uncle. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Fri. 3:00 a.m. Gosford Park aaa Maggie Smith. A weekend shooting party at a country manor becomes a deadly event. (2:30) 'R' FLIX Fri. 12:00 a.m. The Greatest Story Ever Told aaa Max von Sydow. A liberal ad- aptation of the life of Jesus Christ from birth to crucifixion. (3:30) 'G' TCM Sat. 4:45 a.m. The Green Mile aaa Tom Hanks. A Death Row prison guard begins to believe a condemned convict is innocent. (4:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Sun. 5:00 p.m., Mon. 11:30 a.m. Guilty Hands aaa Lionel Barry- more. An attorney plots a murder and an almost foolproof scheme to get away with it. (1:15) 'NR' TCM Mon. 11:15 a.m. Gun Crazy aaac Peggy Cum- mins. A hard-luck couple with a love of guns goes on a cross-coun- try crime spree. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Mon. 4:45 a.m. Gunga Din aaac Cary Grant. Three friends in the English army get into trouble and battle na- tives in India. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Sat. 5:45 p.m. H Hairspray aaa Nikki Blonsky. An overweight teenager and her best friend try to audition for a dance show. (2:35) 'PG' (HD) VH1 Fri. 4:25 p.m., 11:00 p.m., Wed. 8:00 p.m., Thu. 12:30 a.m. The Hangover Part II aaa Brad- ley Cooper. Four friends partake in a calm brunch and travel to Thai- land before a wedding. (2:00) 'R' FX Sun. 6:00 p.m., Mon. 12:00 a.m. The Hangover Part III aaa Bradley Cooper. Three friends take their mentally unstable comrade to get treated. (1:45) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 3:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m., Tue. 12:30 a.m. Hangover Square aaa Laird Cregar. Discordant chords drive a temperamental composer to blackouts and murder. (1:30) 'NR' FXM Mon. 4:30 a.m. Hans Christian Andersen aaa Danny Kaye. A young writer from Denmark finds consolation in his influential fairy tales. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 12:00 a.m. Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay aaa John Cho. A medical student's actions get him and his friend mistaken for terrorists. (2:15) 'R' (HD) COM Sat. 8:15 p.m., Sun. 4:13 p.m., Thu. 12:16 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 Wed. 8:15 a.m. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 aaac Daniel Radcliffe. Harry, Hermione and Ron scour the world for the pieces of the Dark Lord's soul. (3:30) 'PG-13' (HD) FAM Sat. 5:30 p.m., Sun. 1:30 p.m. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 aaac Daniel Radcliffe. Harry, Ron and Hermione search for the three remaining Horcruxes. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FAM Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 5:00 p.m. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince aaa Daniel Radcliffe. A wizard finds a book that unlocks his powerful enemy's mysterious past. (3:30) 'PG' (HD) FAM Tue. 7:30 p.m. Heat aaac Al Pacino. A homicide detective makes it his mission in life to track down a master thief. (2:55) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Tue. 6:05 p.m., Wed. 2:00 a.m. Hellboy II: The Golden Army aaac Ron Perlman. Super- powered agents must stop an invincible army from conquering the Earth. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Sun. 9:30 a.m., Mon. 7:00 a.m. High Fidelity aaac John Cusack. A man revisits the women in his past to find out why he is such a loser in love. (2:00) 'R' ENCORE Sat. 9:30 a.m. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Jour- ney aaac Martin Freeman. Bilbo Baggins joins a quest to reclaim a dwarf kingdom from a powerful dragon. (2:50) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Sat. 6:10 a.m., Wed. 5:00 p.m. Holiday in Mexico aaa Walter Pidgeon. An American ambassa- dor's young daughter falls for an older musician in Mexico. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Thu. 12:00 a.m. Hollywoodland aaa Adrien Brody. A detective is hired to look into the mysterious death of George Reeves. (2:10) 'R' (HD) TMC Sun. 10:30 p.m. Hook aaa Robin Williams. A workaholic attorney must save his children from a long-forgotten adversary. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) FAM Sun. 10:30 a.m. Hoosiers aaa Gene Hack- man. Basketball coach inspires small-town team and a former star turned alcoholic. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) MAX Fri. 6:00 a.m. Hotel Transylvania aaa Adam Sandler. Dracula, Frankenstein and a number of other monsters gather at a hotel resort. (1:35) 'PG' ENCORE Fri. 2:35 p.m. House of Flying Daggers aaa Takeshi Kaneshiro. "The House of the Flying Daggers" rises and op- poses the government. (2:05) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Sat. 5:50 a.m., 4:20 p.m. How To Kill Your Neighbor's Dog aaa Kenneth Branagh. A nervous, unhappy writer tries to complete a new play under deadline pr essure. (1:50) 'R' FLIX Fri. 10:40 a.m., Wed. 7:00 a.m. The Hunter aaa Willem Dafoe. A skilled and ruthless mercenary is hired to hunt down a tiger's DNA. (1:45) 'R' (HD) TMC Wed. 8:45 a.m. I I Am David aaa Ben Tibber. A boy with very few possessions escapes a Communist concentra- tion camp . (1:35) 'PG' FLIX Wed. 12:25 p.m. I Am Legend aaa Will Smith. A military scientist is immune to a virus that transforms humans into monst ers. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Sat. 10:33 p.m., Sun. 1:00 p.m. I Shot Jesse James aaa Preston Foster. A man's life changes after he kills a sought after outlaw in the Old West. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Tue. 7:15 a.m. Ice Age: Continental Drift aaa Ray Romano. Manny, Diego and Sid must return home after a con- tinental shift. (1:30) 'PG' (HD) MAX Mon. 8:30 a.m. The Ides of March aaa Ryan Gosling. A press secretary for a presidential candidate gets caught up in a scandal. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 9:00 p.m. The Illusionist aaa Edward Nor- ton. A magician during the early 1900s in Vienna falls in love with a wealthy woman. (1:50) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Sun. 6:10 p.m., Wed. 8:00 p.m. Imitation of Life aaac Lana Turner. A struggling actress allows a homeless woman to become her maid. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Thu. 8:00 p.m. The Impossible aaa Naomi Watts. A family's Thailand vacation ends in tragedy when a tsunami rips through. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Mon. 6:00 p.m. Inception aaaa Leonardo Di- Caprio. In a world where entering dreams is possible, a man steals valuable secrets. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Mon. 1:00 a.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. (2:36) 'PG-13' (HD) USA Wed. 7:29 a.m. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom aaac Harrison Ford. Relic-seeking archaeologist sets out in search of the legendary Ankara stone. (2:33) 'PG' (HD) USA Tue. 6:30 a.m. In the Line of Fire aaac Clint Eastwood. A veteran Secret Service agent returns to duty to prevent an assassination. (2:15) 'R' ENCORE Tue. 10:15 p.m., Wed. 12:00 p.m. In the Loop aaac Peter Capaldi. A British official's remark draws the U.S. and U.K. into a Middle East war. (2:15) 'NR' (HD) SUND Tue. 9:15 a.m. In Time aaa Amanda Seyfried. A corrupt police force chases a man convicted of stealing a fortune. (2:10) 'PG-13' FXM Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 5:30 p.m. J Jackie Brown aaa Pam Grier. Flight attendant caught smuggling devises a plan to keep herself out of jail. (3:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Wed. 7:45 p.m., Thu. 1:00 a.m. The Joy Luck Club aaa Kieu Chinh. Four Chinese-born mothers struggle to understand their Amer- ican-born daughters. (2:20) 'R' (HD) SHO Thu. 7:15 a.m. Justice League: The New Frontier aaa David Boreanaz. In the 1950s, the Justice League is join- ed by a new generation of super- heroes. (1:20) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Mon. 5:20 a.m., 12:05 p.m., 6:40 p.m. K Keeping the Faith aaa Ben Stiller. A priest and a rabbi who are best friends fall in love with the same woman. (2:15) 'PG-13' STARZ Mon. 6:15 a.m. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 aaac Uma Thur- man. An assassin awakens from a coma and seeks revenge against her former colleagues. (2:30) 'R' (HD) WGN Sun. 11:00 a.m. MyTV Sun. 1:30 p.m. Kingdom of Heaven aaa Orlando Bloom. A blacksmith de- fends Jerusalem from the Saracens during the Crusades. (2:30) 'R' (HD) HBO Fri. 1:00 a.m. MOMAX Fri. 8:50 a.m. Kings Point aaaA group of senior citizens discuss their lives in a retirement community. (0:35) 'NR' (HD) HBO2 Sun. 7:05 a.m. Kramer vs. Kramer aaac Dustin Hoffman. When his marriage collapses, a father must fight for custody of his little boy. (1:50) 'PG' MOVPLX Sat. 9:40 a.m., 8:00 p.m. L L.A. Confidential aaac Kevin Spacey. A trio of detectives inves - tigates a shotgun massacre at a 1950s L.A. diner. (2:20) 'R' ENCORE Mon. 10:25 a.m., Tue. 1:00 a.m. The Last Samurai aaa Tom Cruise. A cynical Civil War veteran embraces the samurai culture he was sent to destroy. (3:30) 'R' (HD) AMC Wed. 8:30 p.m., Thu. 3:00 p.m. Lawless aaa Shia LaBeouf. Dur- ing the Depression, three brothers in Virginia run a bootlegging business. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TMC Sat. 3:30 a.m.

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