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May 30, 2014

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: Friday, May 30, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier : Friday, May 30, 2014 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier A About a Boy aaa Hugh Grant. A womanizer teaches a bullied boy popularity and learns valuable life lessons . (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Wed. 5:00 p.m., Fri. 10:45 a.m. HBO2 Tue. 12:30 p.m. The Abyss aaa Ed Harris. When a submarine vanishes, the authori- ties dispatch divers to rescue its cr ew. (2:20) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 12:20 p.m. Ain't Them Bodies Saints aaa Casey Affleck. An outlaw escapes from prison to be with his wife and the daughter he never met. (1:45) (HD) SHO Sun. 3:30 a.m. Alice in Wonderland aaa Johnny Depp. A 19-year-old woman returns to Wonderland to fight for the world's freedom. (2:30) 'PG' MyTV Sat. 5:00 p.m. Alien aaaa Tom Skerritt. The crew of a commercial space vessel is stalked by a deadly alien parasite. (2:15) 'R' TCM Tue. 10:45 p.m. Alive aaa Ethan Hawke. A plane crashes in the mountains, and the survivors resort to desper- ate actions. (2:15) 'R' FLIX Tue. 12:45 a.m. The Amazing Spider-Man aaa Andrew Garfield. Peter Parker attains superhuman abilities in the fight for good. (2:20) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sat. 11:10 a.m., 8:00 p.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 Tue. 3:50 p.m. American Beauty aaaa Kevin Spacey. A midlife crisis drives a married man to reevaluate his life and values. (2:00) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Wed. 6:00 p.m. An American Werewolf in London aaac David Naughton. An American is attacked by a beast and inherits a supernatural curse. (1:40) 'R' FLIX Thu. 9:35 p.m. Analyze This aaa Robert De Niro. A New York City psychiatrist counsels a mafia boss suffering from anxiety. (2:00) 'R' (HD) ION Tue. 11:00 a.m. Apocalypse Now aaaa Marlon Brando. A soldier is sent to track down and kill a rogue officer dur- ing the Vietnam War. (3:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Thu. 1:45 p.m. Apollo 13 aaac Tom Hanks. An explosion aboard a spacecraft causes concerns about the crew's return. (2:20) 'PG' (HD) MAX Wed. 6:15 a.m. Argo aaac Ben Affleck. During the Iranian revolution, a CIA spe- cialist must rescue six Americans. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Fri. 3:30 p.m., Sat. 2:00 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. 10:10 a.m. Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me aaa Mike Myers. A secret agent chases a villain who is headed into the past to attack the earth. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Fri. 1:05 a.m., 3:00 p.m. B Back to the Future aaaa Michael J. Fox. A time-traveling 1980s teen accidentally stops his own parents from meeting. (2:00) 'PG' MOVPLX Tue. 1:30 a.m., 10:35 a.m., 6:00 p.m. Back to the Future Part III aaa Michael J. Fox. A time-traveling teen heads back to the Old West to save his friend's life. (2:00) 'PG' MOVPLX Mon. 12:25 p.m., 11:30 p.m. The Basketball Diaries aaa Leonardo DiCaprio. A high school basketball star's addiction to hero- in takes over his life. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 2:30 a.m. Batman aaa Jack Nicholson. A masked vigilante fights to protect his city from a cunning, psychotic villain. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) BBCA Sun. 10:00 a.m., 8:00 p.m. ENCORE Sat. 3:35 p.m. Batman Begins aaac Christian Bale. A billionaire develops a dual personality to fight crime in Gotham City. (2:20) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Wed. 7:40 p.m., Sat. 5:50 p.m., Tue. 3:05 p.m. Batman Returns aaa Michael Ke- aton. The Caped Crusader battles a corrupt businessman, the Penguin and Catwoman. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) BBCA Sun. 12:30 p.m., 10:30 p.m. ENCORE Wed. 12:50 p.m. Before Sunset aaac Ethan Hawke. An American writer re - unites with a past love 9 years later while in Paris. (1:20) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 8:15 a.m. Being John Malkovich aaac John Cusack. A hapless puppeteer finds a secret portal into the mind of actor John Malkovich. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Wed. 8:00 p.m. Being There aaac Peter Sellers. A simple-minded gardener is mistaken for a genius by America's political elit e. (2:45) 'PG' (HD) SUND Fri. 12:30 p.m. Benny & Joon aaa Johnny Depp. A mentally ill girl becomes the object of a young man's affections. (1:40) 'PG' (HD) ENCORE Mon. 9:25 a.m. Berlin Express aaa Merle Ober- on. Several nations launch a joint effort to save a German statesman from the Nazis. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Sat. 8:30 a.m. Big aaa Tom Hanks. A boy makes a wish to be an adult and wakes up in the body of a 30-year-old man. (1:45) 'PG' (HD) MOMAX Wed. 8:15 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' WGN Mon. 7:00 p.m. Blackthorn aaa Sam Shepard. Twenty years after moving to Bolivia, Butch Cassidy joins in on a heist. (1:45) 'R' (HD) TMC Thu. 8:45 a.m. Blood Diamond aaac Leon- ardo DiCaprio. An Afrikaner helps a Mende fisherman find his family in exchange for a diamond. (3:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Wed. 7:00 p.m., Tue. 2:15 p.m. The Blues Brothers aaac John Belushi. Two bluesmen go on a mission from God to help save an orphanage from closing. (3:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Sun. 10:30 a.m. Bonnie and Clyde aaac War- ren Beatty. During the 1930s, a criminal and small-town girl form a bank-robbing gang. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 1:15 p.m., Sun. 8:00 a.m. Born Yesterday aaa Judy Hol- liday. A crooked tycoon arranges tutoring sessions for his uncultured girlfriend. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 12:30 a.m. The Bourne Legacy aaa Jeremy Renner. A new agent escapes ter- mination and seeks to expose CIA crimes. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 6:30 p.m. The Bourne Ultimatum aaac Matt Damon. An amnesiac assas- sin tries to uncover the secrets of his past. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) USA Sat. 12:30 p.m. Brian's Song aaac James Caan. Two football players join the Chicago Bears and form a lasting friendship. (1:30) 'G' BOUNCE Thu. 4:30 a.m. Bringing Up Baby aaac Katha- rine Hepburn. A screwball heiress falls madly in love with a reserved paleontologist. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 8:00 p.m. Bullitt aaa Steve McQueen. A San Francisco police detective is assigned to guard a criminal witness . (2:30) 'PG' (HD) SUND Wed. 2:00 p.m. C Caddyshack aaa Chevy Chase. A group of young, troublesome caddies creates chaos at an upper- class golf club. (2:30) 'R' (HD) VH1 Fri. 12:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m. Cadillac Records aaa Adrien Brody. In 1950s Chicago, record la- bel artists overcome sex, violence, race and music. (2:00) 'R' OXYG Thu. 6:00 p.m., Fri. 1:00 a.m. BOUNCE Wed. 11:30 p.m., Tue. 5:00 p.m. The Call aaa Halle Berry. A 911 operator takes a call from a teenage girl who has been kidnapped. (1:40) 'R' STARZ Fri. 9:50 a.m., 5:25 p.m., Sat. 1:00 a.m. Cape Fear aaa Robert De Niro. Psychopathic prison parolee bent on revenge tracks down his former lawyer. (2:10) 'R' ENCORE Fri. 1:45 p.m. Carrie aaa Sissy Spacek. An outcast teenager with paranor- mal powers gets even with her tormentors. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Fri. 10:00 p.m., Sat. 12:15 a.m. The Chant of Jimmie Black- smith aaa Tommy Lewis. An aboriginal man becomes fed up with being exploited and discrimi- nated against. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Fri. 11:45 p.m. Chaplin aaa Robert Downey Jr. Chaplin's life from early childhood to international stardom and scandal. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Thu. 6:15 a.m. Charlie and the Chocolate Fac- tory aaa Johnny Depp. Poor boy wins chance to take tour of famous chocolate maker's candy factory. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) HBO Mon. 6:00 a.m. Charlie Wilson's War aaa Tom Hanks. An East Texas congressman secretly sends money to Afghans fighting the Soviets. (2:00) 'R' USA Mon. 8:00 a.m. Chasing Mavericks aaa Gerard Butler. A teenager recruits a surf- ing legend to help him learn to ride massive waves. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) MAX Sat. 3:50 p.m. MOMAX Mon. 8:30 a.m. Cinderella Man aaac Russell Crowe. Boxer Jim Braddock fights to regain his status as a champion prizefighter. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Tue. 1:00 p.m. Citizen Kane aaaa Orson Welles. A determined reporter seeks the meaning behind a newspaper mogul's dying words. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Thu. 8:00 p.m. Clash by Night aaa Barbara Stanwyck. An unhappily married woman considers a fling. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Fri. 1:00 p.m. Clay Pigeons aaa Joaquin Phoenix. A man having an affair has big trouble when the husband commits suicide. (2:15) 'R' SUND Tue. 5:15 p.m. Cloud Atlas aaac Tom Hanks. A killer becomes a hero, and an act of kindness incites a revolution. (2:55) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 1:40 a.m. Collateral aaa Tom Cruise. Cab driver becomes the hostage of a contract killer with five hits scheduled. (2:30) 'R' (HD) TNT Sun. 5:30 p.m., Mon. 1:00 a.m. Contact aaa Jodie Foster. A brilliant scientist discovers a radio signal from extraterrestrials. (3:30) 'PG' (HD) SYFY Mon. 9:00 p.m., Tue. 12:30 a.m. Corrina, Corrina aaa Whoopi Goldberg. A widower hires a black housekeeper to care for his daugh- ter in the 1950s. (2:17) 'PG' FXM Tue. 3:00 p.m. Crash aaac Sandra Bullock. Prejudice affects people's judg- ment and actions in post-9/11 L.A. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Mon. 2:00 a.m. The Crazies aaa Timothy Oly- phant. Citizens of a small town are being turned into murderous ma- niacs by a virus. (2:00) 'R' SYFY Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 7:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m. Crimes and Misdemeanors aaac Caroline Aaron. Two men, a doctor and a filmmaker, get caught up in adulterous affairs. (1:50) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Tue. 5:10 a.m., 4:10 p.m. The Crucible aaa Winona Ryder. Puritan girls avoid punishment by revealing "witches" within their community. (2:45) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Tue. 11:30 a.m. Cruel Intentions aaa Ryan Phil- lippe. A jaded young woman and her step-brother make an unfortu- nate wager. (1:40) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 1:20 p.m. Curious George aaa Drew Bar- rymore. An explorer has his hands full when an inquisitive monkey follows him home. (1:30) 'G' (HD) HBO Sat. 7:00 a.m. D The Darjeeling Limited aaa Owen Wilson. Three estranged brothers reunite for an en- lightening train voyage across India. (1:35) 'R' (HD) MAX Sat. 6:15 a.m. MOMAX Wed. 5:15 a.m. The Dark Knight aaaa Christian Bale. A new enemy attacks Go- tham City and develops a person- al enmity for Batman. (3:30) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Sat. 7:30 p.m. The Dark Knight Rises aaaa Christian Bale. The Dark Knight resurfaces to protect Gotham from a brutal, new enemy. (2:50) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Tue. 10:05 a.m. When a free-spirited but scatter- brained young socialite (Katharine Hepburn) is sent a tame leopard from her brother in Brazil, she mistakes a paleontologist seeking fund- ing for a zoo- logist who should prove useful in "Bringing Up Baby," a screwball comedy from 1938 airing Sunday at 8 p.m. on TCM. THIS WEEK'S BEST MOVIES

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