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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 Romancing the Stone aaa Michael Douglas. A shy writer meets a cocky adventurer while seeking her sister in Colombia. (1:50) 'PG' (HD) ENCORE Tue. 8:15 a.m., 11:20 p.m. Ruby Sparks aaa Paul Dano. A struggling writer develops a female character who appears in real life. (1:45) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Tue. 5:40 a.m. Rushmore aaac Bill Murray. A 10th-grader and a tycoon destroy their friendship over a schooltea- cher. (1:35) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 2:40 p.m., Mon. 4:35 a.m. Ruthless People aaa Danny De- Vito. A man plots his wife's demise, unaware that she has already been kidnapped. (1:45) 'R' (HD) SHO Thu. 12:15 p.m. S Salmon Fishing in the Ye- men aaa Ewan McGregor. A consultant approaches a fisheries expert to bring a sheik's vision to lif e. (1:50) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Sun. 12:40 p.m. San Francisco aaac Clark Gable. A gambling hall owner hires a young singer to act as a sex symbol in his club. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 9:30 a.m. Scarlet Street aaa Edward G. Robinson. An artist falls for a dan- gerous woman who convinces him to turn to crime. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Fri. 11:00 a.m. Seven Psychopaths aaa Colin Farrell. A screenwriter gets mixed up in the criminal underworld over a stolen Shih Tzu. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Wed. 1:00 a.m. TMC Sun. 3:00 a.m. Shadow of the Thin Man aaa William Powell. Sleuthing couple Nick and Nora uncover intrigue and murder at the racetrack. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Wed. 1:15 p.m. Shakespeare in Love aaa Gwyneth Paltrow. A woman disguises herself as a man to act in one of Shakespeare's plays. (2:17) 'R' FXM Fri. 5:30 p.m., Sat. 1:00 a.m. Silver Streak aaa Gene Wilder. A man witnesses a murder while riding a train from Los Angeles to Chicago . (2:30) 'PG' BOUNCE Wed. 2:00 p.m. Sin City aaac Jessica Alba. In a corrupt town, several tough outlaws live by their own moral codes. (2:05) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 1:10 a.m. Sinister aaac Ethan Hawke. After a novelist learns about unsolved murders, something stirs in his new home. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Thu. 1:00 a.m. TMC Sun. 6:00 p.m. Sink the Bismarck! aaac Ken- neth More. Britain attempts to locate and destroy Germany's legendary battleship. (1:39) 'NR' FXM Sun. 8:16 a.m. Slap Shot aaa Paul Newman. In order to up game attendance, a hockey coach encourages his play- ers to fight. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 7:15 a.m., 10:00 a.m. Snatch aaac Benicio Del Toro. A crooked boxing promoter vies with psychotic thieves to find a stolen diamond. (1:45) 'R' STARZ Fri. 12:45 a.m. Snitch aaa Dwayne Johnson. After his son is framed, a father goes undercover to clear his name. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Fri. 8:00 p.m. The Soldier and the Lady aaa Anton Walbrook. A Russian courier struggles to deliver a message to troops fighting invaders. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Thu. 5:15 p.m. Spider-Man aaa Tobey Maguire. A nerdy teen uses his superhuman abilities to combat evildoers. (2:30) 'PG-13' TBS Sat. 12:30 p.m., Sun. 1:30 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) HBO2 Mon. 12:50 p.m. Stage Beauty aaa Billy Crudup. An actress breaks a rule in a time when women are forbidden to perform on stage. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SHO Wed. 2:00 p.m. Stand by Me aaac Wil Whea- ton. Four young boys set out on an adventure into the nearby woods. (1:30) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 6:30 p.m. Star Trek aaac Chris Pine. The first adventure of a crew of Starfleet officers destined to become legends. (3:33) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Fri. 8:00 p.m., 11:33 p.m. Steep aaa Ingrid Backstrom. Filmmakers explore the lives of extreme skiiers. (1:35) 'PG' MOVPLX Wed. 7:05 a.m., 4:50 p.m. Step Up Revolution aaa Cleopa- tra Coleman. An aspiring profes- sional dancer falls in love with the leader of a dance crew. (1:40) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Wed. 6:20 p.m., Thu. 3:00 a.m. TMC Mon. 6:15 p.m. Stoker aaa Mia Wasikows- ka. A young woman's uncle comes to live with her and her mother. (1:40) 'R' (HD) HBO Sun. 4:20 a.m. Stranger Than Fiction aaac Will Ferrell. An IRS auditor discovers that he is the main character in a novel. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Tue. 7:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Sunshine aaa Cillian Murphy. American and Chinese scientists embark on a desperate mission to save the sun. (1:50) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Tue. 3:50 a.m. Super 8 aaa Joel Courtney. A group of friends witness a train crash that precludes bizarre occurrences. (2:30) 'PG-13' FX Tue. 7:30 p.m. Superman aaa Christopher Reeve. Superhero battles injustice on Earth while posing as a mild- mannered reporter. (2:25) 'PG' (HD) ENCORE Fri. 10:15 p.m. Syriana aaa George Clooney. Po- litical intrigue surrounds convolut- ed Mid-East oil deal. (2:10) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Thu. 9:35 a.m. T Tampico aaa Edward G. Robin- son. Oil tanker captain marries a woman he rescued from a torpedoed ship. (1:16) 'NR' FXM Sun. 7:00 a.m. Ted aaa Mark Wahlberg. A man's vulgar, living teddy bear comes between him and his girlfriend. (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO Sat. 1:00 a.m. HBO2 Wed. 2:45 a.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) HBO Fri. 3:35 a.m. Thirteen Days aaa Kevin Costner. Chaos fills the White House during the 13-day Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Wed. 10:00 a.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 Wed. 7:30 a.m. The 13th Warrior aaa Antonio Banderas. A 10th-century Arabic poet helps the Viking forces defeat a tribe of cannibals. (1:45) 'R' (HD) SHO Thu. 6:15 p.m., Sun. 11:45 a.m., Tue. 7:45 a.m., 5:15 p.m. 300 aaac Gerard Butler. Three hundred Spartans fight to the death against the formidable Persian army. (2:30) 'R' (HD) AMC Tue. 7:30 p.m. Thumbsucker aaa Lou Taylor Pucci. A teenage boy attempts to break free from his addiction to sucking his thumb. (2:00) 'R' SUND Tue. 7:00 a.m. Thunder Soul aaa Craig Bald- win. A high school jazz band is transformed into a big-time funk group. (1:30) 'PG' (HD) SHO Thu. 4:45 a.m. Titanic aaac Leonardo DiCaprio. A dashing vagabond falls in love with a rich girl aboard an ill-fated ship. (4:00) 'PG-13' BRAVO Thu. 11:30 p.m., Fri. 4:00 p.m. OXYG Sat. 7:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. Tom and Jerry: Robin Hood and His Merry Mouse aaa Phil LaMarr. The tale of the lovable outlaw and his merry men get a cat and mouse makeover. (2:00) 'NR' CART Sun. 8:00 a.m. Top Gun aaa Tom Cruise. A cocky jet pilot in training seems to lose his nerve after a tragic accident. (1:55) 'PG' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 9:35 a.m., Sat. 7:05 a.m. To Sir, With Love aaa Sidney Poitier. A dedicated teacher in a London slum uses unorthodox teaching methods. (2:00) 'NR' BOUNCE Mon. 11:00 a.m. The Town aaa Ben Affleck. A thief struggles to go straight while he falls in love and avoids the FBI. (2:30) 'R' (HD) TNT Sun. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Traffic aaa Michael Douglas. International drug traffick- ing affects the lives of several people. (3:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Fri. 7:15 a.m. Trouble with the Curve aaa Clint Eastwood. A baseball scout takes his daughter on what could be his last recruiting trip. (1:55) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Sun. 8:35 a.m. True Grit aaac Jeff Bridges. A U.S. Marshal and a Texas Ranger help a girl find the man who mur- dered her dad. (2:12) 'PG-13' FXM Mon. 5:30 p.m., Tue. 1:00 a.m. The Truman Show aaac Jim Carrey. A man discovers his life is the subject of a 24-hour-a-day television show. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) TMC Mon. 8:00 p.m. 21 Grams aaa Sean Penn. An accident brings together a griev- ing mother, a sick man and an ex-con. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Tue. 3:00 a.m. TMC Sat. 2:00 a.m. 2 Guns aaa Denzel Washington. Two men discover they have been set up by the mob to investigate each other. (1:50) 'R' (HD) MAX Sun. 2:00 p.m. MOMAX Fri. 9:00 p.m., Tue. 1:00 p.m. Two Sisters from Boston aaa Kathryn Grayson. A burlesque performer pretends to her fam- ily that she is a famous opera singer. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 7:30 a.m. 2001: A Space Odyssey aaac Keir Dullea. A trip to Jupiter is jeopardized by the spaceship's murderous computer. (2:45) 'G' TCM Tue. 8:00 p.m. U Unbreakable aaa Bruce Willis. A man uncovers his special abilities with the help of an enigmatic stranger. (1:50) 'PG-13' ENCORE Mon. 7:35 a.m., 6:10 p.m. Underworld aaa Kate Beckinsale. A medical student becomes em- broiled in a war between vampires and werewolves. (2:05) 'R' ENCORE Sat. 2:25 a.m. Underworld: Rise of the Lycans aaa Michael Sheen. The origins of the feud between the vam- pires and the werewolves are revealed. (1:40) 'R' STARZ Sun. 10:05 p.m., Mon. 2:10 p.m. The Uninvited Guest aaa An- doni Gracia. An architect searches his vast mansion for a mysterious stranger who vanished. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Thu. 3:35 a.m. Unknown aaa Liam Neeson. Af- ter a wreck, a doctor wakes up and finds no one knows him, including his wife. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Sat. 1:00 p.m. Unstoppable aaa Denzel Wash- ington. An expert engineer and a novice conductor race to stop a runaway, toxic train. (2:00) 'PG-13' MyTV Sat. 1:00 p.m. V V aaa Marc Singer. Alien visitors from space offer to aid humanity, but all is not as it seems. (1:50) 'NR' MOVPLX Sat. 7:05 a.m., 8:55 a.m. V: The Final Battle aaa Marc Singer. A small group of resistance fighters search for ways to defeat the Visitors. (1:35) 'NR' MOVPLX Sat. 10:30 a.m., 12:05 p.m., 1:40 p.m. The Vow aaa Rachel McAdams. After a woman suffers from mem- ory loss, her husband attempts to win her heart. (2:00) 'PG-13' FX Sat. 1:30 p.m., Sun. 10:30 a.m. W Waking the Dead aaa Billy Crudup. A lawyer is haunted by visions of his girlfriend who was killed in a bombing. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Sun. 9:00 a.m. Walk the Line aaac Joaquin Phoenix. A young boy rises to country music stardom while bat- tling personal obstacles. (2:25) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Wed. 7:50 a.m. HBO2 Tue. 8:15 a.m. Wanted aaa James McAvoy. An ordinary accountant is recruited by an ancient league of assassins. (2:30) 'R' (HD) FX Sun. 2:30 p.m., Mon. 10:00 a.m. Warm Bodies aaa Nicholas Hoult. A zombie learns his ro - mance with a human has set off a chain of unusual events. (1:45) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Fri. 8:00 p.m. HBO2 Mon. 3:30 p.m. War of the Worlds aaa Tom Cruise. A man pr otects his children as aliens launch a deadly attack on Earth. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Sat. 1:00 a.m. MOMAX Tue. 2:55 p.m. Water for Elephants aaa Reese Witherspoon. A veterinary student leaves his studies to join a traveling circus as their vet. (2:17) 'PG-13' FXM Fri. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep aaa Bruce Allpress. A lonely boy discovers a mysterious egg while on the shores of Loch Ness. (2:00) 'PG' CW Sun. 12:00 a.m. The Way Back aaa Dragos Bucur. A group of prisoners escapes a Siberian labor camp during World War II. (2:20) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Mon. 8:40 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) HBO2 Wed. 10:15 a.m., 10:30 p.m. Wedding Crashers aaa Owen Wilson. Two friends sneak into weddings to prey on romantically inspired women. (2:33) 'R' (HD) COM Sun. 8:00 p.m. TBS Fri. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Welcome Danger aaa Harold Lloyd. Student replaces his late father as chief of police to curb crime in Chinatown. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 6:00 a.m. We Own the Night aaa Joaquin Phoenix. Club manager tries to hide family ties to police from Russian mob. (2:30) 'R' CW Sun. 3:30 p.m. We're the Millers aaa Jennifer Aniston. A drug dealer hires a fake family as a cover while shipping marijuana. (1:55) 'R' (HD) HBO Thu. 12:45 a.m. HBO2 Sat. 6:00 p.m. What's Love Got to Do with It? aaa Angela Bassett. Singer Tina Turner struggles to escape from her jealous and abusive husband. (3:00) 'R' BET Fri. 7:00 p.m., Sat. 3:30 p.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 Wed. 12:00 p.m., Thu. 9:15 a.m. White Lightnin aaa Edward Hogg. A psychotic, rebel son tap dances to keep from trouble in Appalachian Mountain. (1:30) (HD) TMC Fri. 4:00 a.m. The Wicker Man aaac Edward Woodward. A policeman searches for a missing girl on a remote, iso- lated Scottish island. (1:30) 'R' FLIX Mon. 9:30 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 Sat. 3:45 p.m. William Shakespeare's A Mid- summer Night's Dream aaa Michelle Pfeiffer. Tuscan couples become pawns of the mischie- vous faery Puck and his love potion. (2:05) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Thu. 4:40 a.m. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory aaac Gene Wilder. A poor boy wins a golden ticket that entitles him to tour a chocolate factory. (2:00) 'G' (HD) FAM Sun. 10:00 p.m. Wish Me Away aaa Chely Wright. A country music star comes out as the first gay country singer in Nashville. (1:40) 'NR' (HD) SHO Sun. 6:45 a.m. The Words aaa Bradley Cooper. An aspiring writer decides to pass a man's long-lost manuscript as his own work. (1:40) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Mon. 10:00 p.m. The World's End aaac Simon Pegg. Five friends' struggle to find a fabled pub turns into a fight to save mankind. (1:50) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 11:30 a.m., Fri. 1:30 a.m., Sat. 1:55 p.m. MOMAX Fri. 7:10 p.m., Mon. 10:30 a.m., Tue. 12:40 a.m. Wreck-It Ralph aaac John C. Reilly. Wreck-It Ralph is a video game character who wants to be- come a good guy. (1:45) 'PG' STARZ Sun. 6:35 a.m. X X2 aaa Patrick Stewart. The X-Men join Magneto to battle a government agent's genocidal plan. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Mon. 4:30 p.m., Tue. 11:30 a.m. Y Yes Man aaa Jim Carrey. A man learns that saying yes to every- thing can give him a fresh start in life. (2:32) 'PG-13' (HD) COM Sat. 6:26 p.m. The Young Victoria aaa Emily Blunt. During the 1830s, Victoria becomes the queen of England at the age of 18. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) OVAT Thu. 11:00 p.m., Fri. 8:00 p.m. Your Sister's Sister aaa Emily Blunt. A man's affair with his best girl friend's sister proves to be revealing. (1:30) 'R' (HD) TMC Mon. 11:00 a.m. Z Zero Dark Thirty aaac Jessica Chastain. Chronicle of the covert operation to take down al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. (2:40) 'R' ENCORE Wed. 10:00 p.m. Zombieland aaac Woody Har- relson. Unlikely partners must survive zombie attacks to find the last place of refuge. (2:00) 'R' TBS Sun. 8:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m.

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