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May 16, 2014

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: Friday, May 16, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, May 16, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier The Darjeeling Limited aaa Owen Wilson. Three estranged brothers reunite for an en- lightening train voyage across India. (1:35) 'R' (HD) MAX Sun. 5:25 a.m. Dark City aaa Rufus Sewell. Af- ter awakening with no memories, a man flees the police and sinister beings. (1:40) 'R' MOMAX Fri. 4:35 a.m. The Dark Knight aaaa Christian Bale. A new enemy attacks Gotham City and develops a per- sonal enmity for Batman. (3:30) 'PG- 13' (HD) AMC Sun. 5:30 p.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) HBO2 Fri. 9:00 p.m. Dazed and Confused aaa Jason London. Texas teens face the future and party on the last day of high school in 1976. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Fri. 10:00 p.m. Dead Man Walking aaa Susan Sarandon. A death row inmate seeks help from a nun as his execu- tion date draws near. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Tue. 1:45 p.m., Wed. 10:00 a.m. Despicable Me aaac Steve Carell. A master thief decides to use three orphaned girls to pull off a big heist. (1:45) 'PG' DISN Sat. 8:15 p.m., Sun. 9:00 a.m. Detachment aaac Adrien Brody. A substitute teacher doesn't want to become attached to anyone or anything. (1:45) 'NR' (HD) TMC Fri. 3:15 a.m. Die Hard aaac Bruce Willis. A New York cop battles a gang of ruthless terrorists in a high-rise building. (3:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Mon. 4:00 p.m., Tue. 9:00 a.m. District 9 aaac Sharlto Copley. Extraterrestrial refugees are forced to live in a concentration camp in Africa. (2:00) 'R' CW Mon. 8:00 p.m. Django Unchained aaaa Jamie Foxx. A freed slave teams up with a dentist to free his wife from a slave owner. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SHO Sat. 8:00 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 Thu. 2:45 a.m. Do the Right Thing aaac Danny Aiello. Racial tension in a Brooklyn neighborhood erupts into violence. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Mon. 8:00 p.m. Driving Miss Daisy aaa Morgan Freeman. A cranky old Southern woman develops a friendship with her black chauffeur. (2:00) 'PG' BOUNCE Mon. 9:00 p.m. Due Date aaa Robert Downey Jr. An expectant father and an aspiring actor embark upon a road trip. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Sat. 4:00 p.m., Sun. 12:00 a.m. Dummy aaa Adrien Brody. A browbeaten loser tries his hand at ventriloquism, with surprising results. (1:35) 'R' (HD) TMC Mon. 10:40 a.m. E 84 Charing Cross Road aaa Anne Bancroft. New York writer begins a courtship through cor- respondence with a man in London. (2:00) 'PG' TCM Mon. 10:00 p.m. The Elephant Man aaac Anthony Hopkins. A doctor rescues a hideously deformed man from a freak show in 1880s England. (2:15) 'PG' TCM Tue. 8:00 p.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 Fri. 9:55 a.m., 8:00 p.m., Wed. 8:25 a.m., 3:00 p.m., 9:40 p.m. Elizabeth aaac Cate Blanchett. A princess sacrifices love, security and happiness when she becomes the queen. (2:15) 'R' FLIX Mon. 12:15 a.m. Elizabeth: The Golden Age aaa Cate Blanchett. Elizabeth I faces an impending war with Spain and as- sassination attempts. (2:00) 'PG-13' FLIX Sun. 6:00 a.m., 3:35 p.m., Wed. 12:30 p.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 Tue. 8:15 p.m. Erin Brockovich aaa Julia Roberts. A secretary's determined crusade brings an arrogant utility company to account. (2:15) 'R' (HD) HBO Sat. 2:00 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 Mon. 9:30 a.m., Tue. 4:15 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 Wed. 9:00 a.m. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind aaac Jim Carrey. Former lovers undergo a procedure to erase each other from their memories. (1:50) 'R' (HD) MAX Tue. 4:15 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 Thu. 3:05 a.m., 5:30 p.m. The Express aaa Rob Brown. Ernie Davis becomes the first black football player to win the Heis- man Trophy. (3:00) 'PG' BET Sun. 10:00 a.m., Mon. 12:00 p.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 Fri. 1:00 a.m. F Fame High aaa Bronwyn Reed. Scott Hamilton Kennedy presents the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. (1:40) 'NR' (HD) SHO Wed. 6:50 a.m. Fargo aaac Frances McDormand. A pregnant police chief trails two bumbling kidnappers wanted for murder. (2:00) 'R' FXM Fri. 3:00 p.m. MyTV Sat. 1:00 p.m. FOX Sat. 3:00 p.m. Fast & Furious 6 aaac Vin Diesel. Agent Hobbs enlists the help of Dominic and his team to take down a gang. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sat. 8:00 p.m., Sun. 1:45 a.m., 6:45 p.m., Wed. 12:15 p.m., 9:00 p.m. HBO2 Thu. 10:05 a.m., 9:00 p.m. Fatso aaa Dom DeLuise. Over- weight man must choose between his love for the girl and that of f ood. (2:00) 'PG' TCM Mon. 8:00 p.m. 50/50 aaac Joseph Gordon- Levitt. After being diagnosed with cancer, a young man attempts to beat the disease. (2:00) 'R' MTV Fri. 10:00 p.m. Fight Club aaaa Brad Pitt. An underground fight club escalates into an organization dedicated to anar chy. (2:20) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Sat. 4:10 a.m. First Blood aaa Sylvester Stal- lone. A Vietnam vet's arrest is the beginning of a one-man war against his tormentors. (2:30) 'R' CMT Fri. 9:00 p.m., Sat. 6:00 p.m. Fish Tank aaa Katie Jarvis. Mom's new boyfriend urges expelled rebel teen girl to take other route. (2:05) 'NR' TMC Tue. 2:00 a.m. 42 aaac Chadwick Boseman. A talented player and a heroic man- ager exude bravery and courage against racism. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Sun. 7:45 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 Fri. 7:00 p.m., Tue. 9:00 p.m. Friday aaa Ice Cube. Young men try to survive on the gang-ridden mean streets of Los Angeles. (2:00) 'R' OXYG Fri. 8:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Full Metal Jacket aaac Matthew Modine. Marines who make it through basic training face the realities of war in Vietnam. (2:05) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 12:25 a.m. G 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 Tue. 4:00 p.m. Gangster Squad aaa Sean Penn. Undercover cops work together to take down an intimidating mob king. (1:55) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 7:05 p.m. Gentleman's Agreement aaa Gregory Peck. A writer goes undercover as a Jew and discovers rampant anti-Semitism. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Sun. 8:00 p.m. George A. Romero's Land of the Dead aaa Simon Baker. Zombies use their instincts to communi- cate for an invasion on a forti- fied city. (1:35) 'R' (HD) TMC Sat. 10:30 p.m., Sun. 1:30 a.m. Ghostbusters aaac Bill Murray. A group of paranormal investiga- tors goes into the ghost extermi- na tion business. (2:30) 'PG' ESQ Sat. 6:00 p.m., Wed. 5:30 p.m., Thu. 9:30 a.m., 8:00 p.m. Ghost Town aaa Ricky Gervais. Self-centered dentist falls for widow when he reluctantly helps a dead person. (2:00) 'PG-13' LIVE5+ Thu. 6:00 p.m. A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story aaa Mercedes Ruehl. Teen feels like a woman trapped in a man's body and begins to dress as a girl. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) LMN Wed. 10:00 a.m. Glory Road aaa Josh Lucas. Coach leads the first all-black basketball squad to the NCAA championship. (2:30) 'PG' BET Sat. 5:30 p.m., Sun. 1:00 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 Wed. 4:50 p.m. The Goonies aaa Sean Astin. A group of playmates tries to stop ruthless developers and finds a treasure map. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) FAM Mon. 8:30 p.m., Tue. 5:30 p.m. Gosford Park aaa Maggie Smith. A weekend shooting party at a country manor becomes a deadly event. (2:30) 'R' FLIX Sun. 5:30 p.m., Tue. 10:00 p.m. Grease aaa John Travolta. Dur- ing the 1950s, a teenager falls for a squeaky-clean new girl in school. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) FAM Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 7:30 p.m. The Great Train Robbery aaa Sean Connery. Three dangerous criminals stage the first train rob- bery in British history. (1:55) 'PG' MOVPLX Fri. 6:25 a.m., 4:30 p.m., Wed. 12:55 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 Sat. 7:00 p.m., Sun. 1:30 p.m. Gremlins aaa Zach Galligan. A teenage boy's exotic new pet spawns violent offspring that ter- rorize the town. (1:55) 'PG' ENCORE Sun. 11:50 a.m., Mon. 2:00 a.m. Grumpy Old Men aaa Jack Lemmon. A sexy widow gives two cantankerous old neighbors a real reason to fight. (1:45) 'PG-13' EN- CORE Sat. 6:15 p.m., Sun. 5:00 a.m., Thu. 4:35 p.m., 11:15 p.m. H Hairspray aaac Divine. An overweight teen and her best friend audition for a popular dance sho w. (1:35) 'PG' MOVPLX Fri. 11:35 a.m., 6:25 p.m., Tue. 10:05 a.m., 8:00 p.m. Halloween aaac Jamie Lee Curtis. A psychotic man returns to his hometown to stalk and slash helpless teenagers. (2:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Sat. 3:30 a.m. The Hangover aaac Bradley Cooper. Amnesiac friends try to piece together a wild night spent in Las Vegas. (2:15) 'R' (HD) TNT Sun. 8:00 p.m., 10:15 p.m. Harold and Maude aaac Ruth Gordon. A death-obsessed teen- ager falls in love with a flamboyant senior citizen. (2:00) 'GP' (HD) SUND Wed. 12:30 p.m., Thu. 7:00 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 Sun. 4:20 p.m. A Hatful of Rain aaa Anthony Franciosa. Man tries to keep heroin addiction secret from family and pregnant wife. (2:00) 'NR' FXM Mon. 9:00 a.m. The Haunting aaac Julie Harris. A skeptical heir and a parapsy- chologist spend the weekend in a haun ted mansion. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sat. 8:00 p.m. Hereafter aaa Matt Damon. Three different people find their lives deeply affected by mor tality. (2:37) 'PG-13' FXM Wed. 1:00 a.m., 3:00 p.m. High Fidelity aaac John Cusack. A man revisits the women in his past to find out why he is such a loser in lo ve. (2:00) 'R' STARZ Tue. 4:40 p.m. History is Made at Night aaa Charles Boyer. A man attempts to accuse his wife of having an affair so he can prevent divorce. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Thu. 4:00 p.m. Hobson's Choice aaac Charles Laughton. A bootmaker marries his boss's young daughter and sets up his own shop. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 11:00 p.m. Hollywoodland aaa Adrien Brody. A detective is hired to look into the mysterious death of George Reeves. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SHO Mon. 8:45 a.m., Thu. 8:15 a.m. Hondo aaa John Wayne. A cavalry scout finds a woman and her son living on a ranch in Apache territory. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) AMC Sat. 10:00 a.m. Hot Fuzz aaac Simon Pegg. London's top cop investigates a series of murders in a sleepy sub- urban town. (2:10) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 1:05 a.m., Tue. 4:10 p.m. Hot Rod aaa Andy Samberg. An inept stuntman tries to help his step-father by attempting a dangerous stunt. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) COM Wed. 11:54 a.m. The House on 92nd Street aaa William Eythe. A German-Ameri- can student becomes a double agent for the FBI against the Nazis. (1:30) 'NR' FXM Sat. 10:30 a.m. TCM Thu. 8:00 p.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 Fri. 7:00 p.m. Hustle & Flow aaa Terrence How- ard. A pimp spends his spare time realizing his dream of becoming a rap artist. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TMC Sun. 8:00 p.m. I I Can Get It for You Wholesale aaa Susan Hayward. A for- mer model chooses between a successful career and a blissful marriage. (1:45) 'NR' FXM Wed. 11:15 a.m. I Love You, Man aaa Paul Rudd. A fiancé goes on a few "man dates" to secure a best man for his wedding. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Sun. 2:00 a.m., 4:00 p.m. Identity aaa John Cusack. A group of strangers is stranded at a desolate motel during a thunderstorm. (1:35) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 12:40 p.m., 9:35 p.m. The Impossible aaa Naomi Watts. A family's Thailand vacation ends in tragedy when a tsunami rips through. (1:55) 'PG-13' TMC Sat. 11:35 a.m., 7:00 p.m., Tue. 11:00 a.m., 10:00 p.m. The Incredible Hulk aaa Edward Norton. Bruce Banner is forced to become the Hulk to battle a mon- strous abomination. (2:30) 'PG-13'  (HD) FX Mon. 5:00 p.m., Tue. 12:00 p.m. The Incredibles aaac Samuel L. Jackson. A former superhero secretly returns from retirement to perform heroic duties. (2:00) 'PG' ENCORE Sun. 8:00 p.m., Mon. 1:25 p.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 Sat. 3:45 p.m., 10:30 p.m. In Good Company aaa Dennis Quaid. A middle-aged ad execu- tive is assigned to a new, much younger boss. (1:50) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 4:25 a.m., Tue. 12:15 p.m. In His Father's Shoes aaa Louis Gossett Jr. A dying man and his 15-year-old son are given a pair of wing-tip shoes. (2:30) 'PG' BOUNCE Mon. 4:30 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 Sun. 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. 6:00 p.m. Iron Man 2 aaa Robert Downey Jr. Tony Stark finds himself sur - rounded by enemies who want the secrets of Iron Man. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Sun. 5:30 p.m., Mon. 12:30 p.m. Iron Man 3 aaac Robert Downey Jr. Tony Stark must protect the loved ones who are most impor- tant to him. (2:15) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sun. 8:00 a.m., 3:30 p.m., 11:40 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. (1:45) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Wed. 6:40 a.m., 4:40 p.m. It Happened on 5th Avenue aaa Don DeFore. A hobo moves into a mansion that belongs to a tycoon who is on vacation. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 2:15 p.m.

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