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: Friday, May 2, 2014 ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, May 2, 2014 ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier Die Hard 2 aaa Bruce Willis. John McClane battles terrorists who plan to take over Dulles Airport. (2:30) 'R' (HD) AMC Fri. 1:00 p.m. Die Hard: With a Vengeance aaa Bruce Willis. A cop and a reluctant civilian race against time to stop a bomber's attack. (3:01) 'R' (HD) AMC Fri. 6:30 p.m., Sat. 3:00 p.m. District 9 aaac Sharlto Copley. Extraterrestrial refugees are forced to live in a concentration camp in Africa. (2:30) 'R' SYFY Fri. 3:00 p.m. D.O.A. aaa Edmond O'Brien. A poisoned man with only hours to live tries to uncover his murderer's identity. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Mon. 6:30 p.m. The Doors aaa Val Kilmer. Jim Morrison and The Doors become iconic figures in the 1960s counter- culture. (2:25) 'R' (HD) ENCORE Mon. 11:30 p.m. Driving Miss Daisy aaa Morgan Freeman. A cranky old Southern woman develops a friendship with her black chauffeur. (2:00) 'PG' BOUNCE Wed. 5:00 p.m. A Dry White Season aaa Donald Sutherland. A white South African becomes an activist when his black gardener is killed. (2:00) 'R' LIVE5+ Wed. 12:30 a.m. E 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) HBO2 Mon. 8:00 a.m. Elf aaa Will Ferrell. A man who is raised by elves travels to New York to find his real father. (1:40) 'PG' MOVPLX Sun. 7:35 a.m., 2:50 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Elizabeth aaac Cate Blanchett. A princess sacrifices love, security and happiness when she becomes the queen. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Tue. 2:00 a.m. Elmer Gantry aaac Burt Lancaster. A fire-and-brimstone preacher gets caught in a compro- mising situation. (2:45) 'NR' TCM Tue. 3:15 a.m. Elysium aaa Matt Damon. A courageous man's efforts to save a ruined Earth threaten the wealthy. (1:55) 'R' STARZ Fri. 6:05 a.m., 1:25 p.m., Wed. 7:05 p.m., Thu. 2:30 a.m., 11:50 a.m. Enchanted aaa Amy Adams. A fairy-tale princess engaged to a handsome prince is transported to New York. (2:00) 'PG' OXYG Fri. 6:00 p.m., Sat. 1:00 a.m. Epic aaa Colin Farrell. An army of bugs recruits mythical war- riors to help fight against an evil queen. (1:45) 'PG' (HD) MAX Sun. 9:20 a.m. Eraserhead aaa Jack Nance. Mother deserts boyfriend and newborn mutant baby in a post- apocalyptic world. (1:30) 'NR' FLIX Sat. 7:00 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 Sat. 6:30 p.m., Wed. 2:15 p.m., Thu. 8:45 a.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. 9:00 a.m. Evil Dead aaa Jane Levy. Five friends find a Book of the Dead in the woods and are possessed by demons. (1:40) 'R' STARZ Wed. 1:40 a.m. Eyes Wide Shut aaa Tom Cruise. A wife's admission of a sex secret sends her husband on an erotic odyssey. (3:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 2:30 a.m. F A Farewell to Arms aaa Helen Hayes. A romance sparks between a wounded U.S soldier and a British nurse in WWI. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 6:15 a.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 Fri. 3:00 p.m. The FBI Story aaa James Stew- art. An FBI agent reflects on his career, recalling racists, gangsters and spies. (2:30) 'NR' TCM Mon. 4:00 p.m. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas aaa Johnny Depp. A reporter & his lawyer take a surreal trip to search for the "American Dream.". (2:00) 'R' ENCORE Mon. 2:25 a.m. Fight Club aaaa Brad Pitt. An underground fight club escalates into an organization dedicated to anarchy. (2:20) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 2:00 a.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 Tue. 5:50 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' MOMAX Sat. 9:00 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 Tue. 6:25 a.m. Frank Miller's Sin City aaac Jes- sica Alba. In a corrupt town, sever - al tough outlaws live by their own moral codes. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SYFY Wed. 11:30 p.m., Thu. 12:00 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 Sun. 8:45 a.m. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum aaa Zero Mostel. A conniving slave helps his young master in winning a courtesan's heart. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 6:00 p.m. G Galaxy Quest aaa Tim Allen. Washed-up actors assist a dying race of aliens in their war for survival. (2:28) 'PG' (HD) COM Sat. 8:30 a.m., Sun. 9:43 a.m. Gallipoli aaac Mel Gibson. Two best friends from Australia are stationed in Turkey during World War I. (2:00) 'PG' TCM Fri. 10:00 p.m. The Game aaa Michael Douglas. An unusual birthday gift turns a tense businessman's life into a liv- ing hell. (2:15) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 5:15 p.m. Gangster Squad aaa Sean Penn. Undercover cops work together to take down an intimidating mob king. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 11:30 p.m. Garden State aaa Zach Braff. A young actor decides to stop taking his medication and live his life. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Tue. 2:15 p.m. Ghostbusters aaac Bill Murray. A group of paranormal investiga- tors goes into the ghost extermina- tion business. (2:30) 'PG' ESQ Sat. 7:00 p.m., Sun. 7:00 a.m. Ghost Town aaa Ricky Gervais. Self-centered dentist falls for widow when he reluctantly helps a dead person. (2:00) 'PG-13' LIVE5+ Mon. 8:00 p.m. The Glenn Miller Story aaa James Stewart. An orchestra trombone player becomes one of America's most famous music icons. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Wed. 8:00 p.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 Sat. 12:30 p.m. Goon aaa Seann William Scott. A bar bouncer pursues a chance to become a minor league hockey player. (1:35) 'R' (HD) TMC Wed. 1:10 a.m. The Great Train Robbery aaa Sean Connery. Three dangerous criminals stage the first train rob- bery in British history. (1:55) 'PG' MOVPLX Mon. 4:30 a.m., 1:10 p.m., 11:20 p.m. Groundhog Day aaac Bill Mur- ray. An arrogant weatherman is forced to relive the same day over and over again. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) AMC Wed. 1:00 a.m., 5:30 p.m. Grumpy Old Men aaa Jack Lemmon. A sexy widow gives two cantankerous old neighbors a real reason to fight. (1:50) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sun. 8:50 a.m., 4:30 p.m. H Hairspray aaac Divine. An overweight teen and her best friend audition for a popular dance show. (1:35) 'PG' MOVPLX Mon. 8:05 a.m., 3:05 p.m., 9:45 p.m. Hairspray aaa Nikki Blonsky. An overweight teenager and her best friend try to audition for a dance show. (2:00) 'PG' USA Tue. 7:00 a.m. The Hangover aaac Bradley Cooper. Amnesiac friends try to piece together a wild night spent in Las Vegas. (2:15) 'R' (HD) TBS Sun. 8:00 p.m., 10:15 p.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. Happy Accidents aaa Marisa Tomei. A woman with a habit of fixing her boyfriends finds a man who seems different. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TMC Sun. 6:30 a.m. Hard Eight aaa John C. Reilly. A secretive, professional gambler takes a goofy gambler under his wing . (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sun. 5:30 p.m., Mon. 9:15 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 ancien t prophecy. (2:45) 'PG' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 1:15 p.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 Tue. 7:30 p.m. Heathers aaa Winona Ryder. A girl and her new boyfriend become involved in a series of murders a t school. (2:15) 'R' SUND Sun. 10:45 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. 2:00 p.m. Holes aaa Henry Winkler. Wrongly convicted boy is sent to juvenile correctional facility in desert. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) FAM Mon. 8:30 p.m., Tue. 5:00 p.m. Homecoming aaa Anne Ban- croft. Abandoned by their mother, a girl takes her family to live with her grandmother. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) LMN Thu. 12:00 p.m. Horrible Bosses aaa Jason Bate- man. Three friends devise a way to forever rid themselves of their horrible bosses. (2:00) 'R' FX Mon. 8:00 p.m., Tue. 6:00 p.m. Hot Fuzz aaac Simon Pegg. London's top cop investigates a series of murders in a sleepy sub- urban town. (2:05) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 3:10 p.m. How to Fall in Love aaa Eric Mabius. A man hires a popular girl he knew in high school to be his dating coach. (2:00) (HD) HALL Sun. 6:00 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' SHO Tue. 6:00 a.m. The Hurt Locker aaac Jeremy Renner. An Army bomb squad in Iraq tries to survive a reckless new team leader. (3:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 3:30 p.m. I Ice Age: Continental Drift aaa Ray Romano. Manny, Diego and Sid must return home after a con- tinental shift. (1:30) 'PG' (HD) MO- MAX Fri. 4:30 p.m., Thu. 10:00 a.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 Sun. 5:00 p.m., Mon. 1:04 a.m. The Incredible Hulk aaa Edward Norton. Bruce Banner is forced to become the Hulk to battle a monstrous abomination. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Sat. 12:00 p.m., Sun. 10:00 a.m. Independence Day aaa Will Smith. An alien mother- ship launches a fleet of space- craft which destroy entire cities. (2:30) 'PG-13' ENCORE Tue. 5:50 a.m., 3:50 p.m., 11:20 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) USA Mon. 1:00 a.m., 7:00 a.m. In Good Company aaa Dennis Quaid. A middle-aged ad execu- tive is assigned to a new, much younger boss. (1:55) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 8:05 a.m., Wed. 5:50 a.m. In the Heat of the Night aaac Sidney Poitier. An African- American detective aids a murder investigation in rural Mississippi. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 8:00 p.m. In the Line of Fire aaac Clint Eastwood. A veteran Secret Service agent returns to duty to prevent an assassination. (2:15) 'R' STARZ Mon. 6:45 p.m., Tue. 2:50 p.m. In the Name of the Father aaac Daniel Day-Lewis. A petty thief from Ireland is falsely impli- cated in the bombing of a London pub. (2:15) 'R' FLIX Sat. 10:05 a.m., Wed. 8:00 p.m. The Investigation aaa Nicho- las Lea. Serial killer manages to escape the clutches of the law with help from red tape. (2:00) 'R' LMN Sun. 8:00 p.m., Mon. 12:00 a.m. Invincible aaa Mark Wahlberg. A Philadelphia bartender goes to an open try-out for his favorite NFL team. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) AMC Thu. 5:30 p.m., 11:01 p.m. The Island on Bird Street aaa Patrick Bergin. A young boy at- tempts to survive in the ghettos of World War II Germany. (1:50) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Fri. 5:25 a.m. J 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. 5:00 a.m., Wed. 3:05 a.m. Jane Eyre aaa Orson Welles. A young governess finds herself falling in love with a ward's guardian. (1:45) 'NR' FXM Mon. 6:00 a.m. Jarhead aaa Jake Gyllenhaal. A new Marine is chosen for a sniper squad that sees action during the Gulf War. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Mon. 8:00 p.m. Jaws aaac Roy Scheider. A great white shark begins to menace the waters of a New England resort town. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) AMC Sat. 6:00 p.m., Sun. 12:30 p.m. Jerry Maguire aaa Tom Cruise. An agent for sports celebrities begins his own company after an epiphany. (3:01) 'R' (HD) AMC Thu. 8:00 p.m., Fri. 2:30 a.m. The Joy Luck Club aaa Kieu Chinh. Four Chinese-born mothers struggle to understand their Amer- ican-born daughters. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SHO Tue. 10:00 a.m. Justice League: The New Frontier aaa David Boreanaz. In the 1950s, the Justice League is joined by a new generation of superheroes. (1:20) 'PG-13' ENCORE Wed. 8:00 p.m. K The Karate Kid aaa Ralph Mac- chio. A teenager in a new town is bullied until an old man teaches him karate. (3:00) 'PG' (HD) FAM Sat. 10:30 p.m. 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' ENCORE Thu. 8:05 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. 7:30 p.m. King of New York aaa Christo- pher Walken. A drug czar attempts to reclaim his New York drug empire after a prison stay. (1:55) 'R' TMC Wed. 10:05 p.m. K-PAX aaa Kevin Spacey. A psychiatrist treats a delusional man who claims to be an alien from K- PAX. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 6:00 a.m. L Labyrinth aaa David Bowie. A teen babysitting her fussy stepbrother reads him a story that comes true. (1:45) 'PG' FLIX Tue. 9:45 a.m. Layer Cake aaa Daniel Craig. A retiring drug dealer is forced to find out why an ecstasy trade-off went sour. (2:15) 'R' SUND Sat. 11:15 p.m. Les Misérables aaa Hugh Jack- man. Lives of runaway prisoner & helpless girl come to a boil in 19th- century Paris. (2:40) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Fri. 6:20 a.m. Let's Make Love aaa Marilyn Monroe. A billionaire pretends to be an actor to get closer to the lovely leading lady. (2:00) 'NR' FXM Wed. 9:30 a.m., Thu. 6:00 a.m. Life of Pi aaac Suraj Sharma. A zookeeper's son is surrounded by loose animals after a shipwreck. (2: 05) 'PG' (HD) MAX Fri. 4:15 p.m. Lincoln aaac Daniel Day-Lewis. President joins the Union to help put an end to the Civil War and sla very. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Sat. 2:00 p.m. Little Manhattan aaa Josh Hutcherson. A 10-year-old boy experiences his first love with a former classmate. (1:30) 'PG' (HD) HBO Wed. 7:00 a.m. Little Miss Sunshine aaac Greg Kinnear. A d ysfunctional family goes on a road trip to support their young daughter. (2:00) 'R' OXYG Thu. 4:30 p.m., Fri. 1:00 a.m.

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