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August 01, 2014

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7: Friday, August 1, 2014 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier King Kong aaac Naomi Watts. Filmmaker goes on expedition to seek legendary giant gorilla named Kong. (3:15) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 5:45 p.m., Tue. 11:00 a.m. The Kings of Summer aaa Nick Robinson. Group of friends decide to spend the summer in the woods living off the land. (1:35) 'R' (HD) SHO Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 5:35 a.m. Kinsey aaa Liam Neeson. Re- searcher shocks the nation with his comprehensive studies on sexuality. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Sun. 12:30 a.m. Klute aaa Jane Fonda. A man's search for a missing friend leads him to a jaded call girl. (2:00) 'R' TCM Sat. 12:15 a.m. Kung Fu Hustle aaa Stephen Chow. A social misfit and his loyal sidekick attempt to impress a vicious gang. (2:00) 'R' BOUNCE Mon. 12:30 a.m. L The Lake House aaa Keanu Reeves. A doctor and an architect living two years in the past fall in love. (2:00) 'PG' OXYG Mon. 7:00 p.m., Tue. 1:00 a.m. The Last Angry Man aaa Paul Muni. A journalist wants a respect- ed doctor to be on his show about unsung heroes. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 6:00 p.m. The Last Big Thing aaa Dan Zukovic. A young man tries to punch holes in pop culture and its denizens. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Tue. 1:15 p.m., Wed. 5:10 a.m. Lenny aaa Dustin Hoffman. A series of interviews that follow the career of a legendary stand- up comic. (2:00) 'R' LIVE5+ Tue. 2:00 a.m. Lethal Weapon aaac Mel Gibson. A mismatched pair of L.A. cops investigate a group of heroin smugglers. (1:55) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 7:05 p.m. Lethal Weapon 2 aaa Mel Gib- son. Riggs and Murtaugh go after a drug-smuggling South African diplomat. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Fri. 7:00 p.m., Mon. 9:00 p.m. Life Is Ruff aaac Kyle Orlando Massey. Calvin Wheeler is a normal kid who trains a stray dog to win a competition. (1:35) 'NR' (HD) DISN Sun. 2:30 a.m. The Life of Emile Zola aaa Paul Muni. A controversial essayist fights to clear the name of a mil- itary captain. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 4:00 a.m. Limitless aaa Bradley Coo- per. Drug bestows exceptional mental capabilities on an ordinary man. (2:00) 'PG-13' TBS Tue. 2:00 a.m. TNT Sat. 8:00 p.m. Lincoln aaac Daniel Day-Lewis. President joins the Union to help put an end to the Civil War and slavery. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Sat. 12:35 p.m., Thu. 11:00 a.m., 6:30 p.m. Little Murders aaa Alan Arkin. A woman helps a man find that his life of feeling nothing is coun- terproductive. (2:00) 'R' FXM Tue. 4:00 a.m., 11:45 a.m. The Little Princess aaa Shirley Temple. A Victorian girl is made a servant after her military father disappears. (1:35) 'G' FXM Thu. 1:25 p.m. Little Women aaa Susan Saran- don. Four New England sisters make the journey from adoles- cence to adulthood. (2:05) 'PG' MOVPLX Fri. 1:05 p.m., 8:00 p.m. Live Free or Die Hard aaa Bruce Willis. A detective tries to foil a ter- rorist bent on destroying the U.S. economy. (2:39) 'PG-13' (HD) FXM Wed. 8:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. Lonesome Jim aaa Casey Affleck. A young man in a dysfunctional family finds love with a nurse and her son. (2:00) 'R' SUND Wed. 4:00 p.m., Thu. 9:30 a.m. The Long Walk Home aaa Sissy Spacek. Two women of different races and circumstances find that they have strength. (1:40) 'PG' FLIX Thu. 10:00 a.m. Looper aaac Bruce Willis. A mafia hit man who kills agents from the future pursues his older self. (2:00) 'R' STARZ Wed. 4:20 a.m. The Lovely Bones aaa Mark Wahlberg. The teenage victim of a serial killer watches her grieving family from Heaven. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sun. 11:00 a.m. M Madagascar aaa Ben Still- er. Zoo animals learn to use instincts in order to survive the wilds. (1:30) 'PG' (HD) HBO Tue. 6:15 a.m. Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa aaa Ben Stiller. Homesick animals crash-land in Africa and must adjust to life in the wild. (1:44) 'PG' FXM Thu. 5:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. The Magnificent Seven aaac Yul Brynner. Gunslingers are hired to get rid of banditos terrorizing a Mexican village. (2:15) 'NR' (HD) MOMAX Fri. 4:00 a.m. Malaya aaa Spencer Tracy. An ex reporter and a criminal try to smuggle supplies out of Mala- ya. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Thu. 2:30 p.m. Mallrats aaa Jason Lee. Two comic book-loving slackers try to win their respective girlfriends back. (2:02) 'R' (HD) COM Wed. 10:48 a.m. Manhunter aaa William Petersen. FBI agent returns from retirement to track a madman who kills fami- lies. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Mon. 9:35 p.m. The Man in the Moon aaa Sam Waterston. A girl's love for her older sister is tested when both want the same boy. (1:45) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Thu. 11:50 a.m., 9:40 p.m. Man on a Tightrope aaa Fredric March. After Czechoslovakia becomes part of Soviet Empire, circus flees to west. (1:50) 'NR' FXM Fri. 9:30 a.m. Margin Call aaa Kevin Spacey. An investment firm attempts to handle the early stages of a finan- cial crisis. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 6:45 p.m., Sun. 10:00 a.m. Mean Girls aaa Lindsay Lohan. A high-school girl makes a hit with the A-list girl clique, The Plastics. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FAM Sat. 3:30 p.m. Meet John Doe aaa Gary Cooper. A naive man is hired to spearhead a goodwill drive to benefit a politi- cian. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Tue. 5:45 p.m. Meet Me in St. Louis aaac Judy Garland. A close Midwestern family deals with love, heartbreak and small-town life. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Mon. 10:00 a.m. Michael aaa Michael Fuith. A simple insurance agent hides a young boy in his basement for five months. (2:30) 'NR' OVAT Thu. 10:30 p.m. Minority Report aaac Tom Cruise. A detective goes on the run after he is suspected of committing a future murder. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Sat. 5:00 p.m. Mission: Impossible aaa Tom Cruise. An agent embarks on a scheme to clear his name after being branded a traitor. (1:50) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 9:10 a.m., Thu. 9:00 p.m. Monster aaa Charlize Theron. A prostitute's lifestyle leads to murder and her arrest as a serial killer. (2:00) 'R' SHO Sun. 2:00 a.m. Monsters University aaa Billy Crystal. When Mike and Sulley first met in college, they couldn't stand each other. (1:50) 'G' STARZ Fri. 7:20 a.m. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones aaa Lily Collins. A teen becomes involved in an ancient battle between angels and demons. (2:15) 'PG-13' STARZ Sun. 9:10 a.m., Mon. 4:45 a.m., Thu. 1:50 a.m. The Mortal Storm aaac Marga- ret Sullavan. A professor's idyllic life is shattered by Adolph Hitler's rise to power. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 10:00 p.m. Mrs. Parkington aaa Greer Gar- son. An ambitious maid marries a millionaire and pushes her way into high society. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Sun. 10:15 p.m. My Best Friend's Wedding aaa Julia Roberts. A woman who dis- covers she loves an old friend tries to prevent his wedding. (1:50) 'PG-13' ENCORE Wed. 5:30 a.m., 6:10 p.m. N The Naked Spur aaa James Stewart. Four men and a young woman set out to capture an out- law hiding in the Rockies. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Thu. 8:00 p.m. Napoleon Dynamite aaa Jon Heder. An alienated teen helps his new friend campaign to become the class president. (2:00) 'PG' E! Sat. 10:30 p.m., Sun. 7:00 a.m., Wed. 3:00 p.m., Thu. 1:30 a.m. The Negotiator aaa Samuel L. Jackson. A brilliant hostage nego- tiator is wrongfully accused of mur- dering his partner. (2:30) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Fri. 10:45 a.m., Mon. 2:40 p.m., Thu. 12:35 p.m. The Nightmare Before Christ- mas aaa Chris Sarandon. The ghoulish folks of Halloween Town try celebrating Christmas in their own way. (2:00) 'PG' (HD) HUB Wed. 7:00 p.m., Thu. 12:00 a.m. Night Nurse aaa Barbara Stanwyck. A nurse discovers that the children she is caring for are murder targets. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Tue. 10:00 p.m. No Time for Comedy aaa James Stewart. A Minnesota journalist finds unexpected success writing Broadway musicals. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Thu. 11:15 a.m. The Notorious Bettie Page aaa Gretchen Mol. During the 1950s, an amateur model becomes an iconic pinup girl. (1:40) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Wed. 2:20 a.m. Now You See Me aaa Jesse Eisenberg. FBI agents search for illusionists who take on bank heists while performing. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 12:00 p.m., Thu. 7:00 p.m. O Oblivion aaa Tom Cruise. One of the last drone repairmen stationed on Earth has one last job. (2:05) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Fri. 1:10 p.m., Mon. 7:45 p.m. O Brother, Where Art Thou? aaac George Clooney. Three bumbling chain-gang fugitives embark on a cross-country odyssey. (1:50) 'PG-13' STARZ Fri. 11:10 a.m., Sat. 12:00 a.m. Open Your Eyes aaac Eduardo Noriega. A handsome ladies' man is sad after he loses his good looks in a car crash. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Wed. 3:30 a.m. Ordinary People aaac Donald Sutherland. A boy's brother drowns in an accident, leaving him feeling intense guilt. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Mon. 6:30 a.m. Out of Africa aaa Meryl Streep. In the early 1900s, an unhappily married woman romances a hunter in Nairobi. (3:30) 'PG' (HD) SUND Mon. 11:30 a.m., Tue. 6:00 a.m. Over the Hedge aaa Bruce Willis. A raccoon convinces his fellow furry creatures to raid a suburb for food. (1:25) 'PG' (HD) HBO Sat. 6:20 a.m. P Panic Room aaa Jodie Foster. A divorced woman and her daughter hide from three dangerous crimi- nals. (2:30) 'R' OXYG Mon. 4:30 p.m. Passion Fish aaa Mary McDon- nell. Shrewish soap star paralyzed in a car accident returns to her childhood home. (2:30) 'R' FLIX Tue. 8:00 p.m. Paul Williams Still Alive aaa Robert Blake. A fascinating glimpse is given into the life of songwriter Paul Williams. (1:30) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Wed. 5:45 a.m. People Will Talk aaa Cary Grant. A doctor's bedside manner causes trouble with a small-minded colleague. (2:00) 'NR' FXM Wed. 11:00 a.m. The Perfect Storm aaa George Clooney. A swordfish boat crew heads out for one last haul and fac- es a killer storm. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Mon. 5:00 p.m., Tue. 11:45 a.m. Period of Adjustment aaa Anthony Franciosa. Two mar- ried couples face problems with money and their own insecuri- ties. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Fri. 7:45 a.m. The Pink Panther aaa David Niven. A bumbling inspector becomes obsessed with capturing a jewel thief. (2:00) 'PG' TCM Sat. 8:00 p.m. Pirate Radio aaa Tom Sturridge. A pirate radio station broadcasts rock n' roll to the U.K. from a boat. (2:30) 'R' FUSE Mon. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Pitch Perfect aaa Anna Kend- rick. An all-girls a capella singing group attempts to defeat their male rivals. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Fri. 6:00 p.m. The Place Beyond the Pines aaac Ryan Gosling. Trying to take care of his family, a man gets dragged into a life of stealing. (2:20) 'R' (HD) MAX Wed. 8:40 a.m. Platoon aaac Tom Berenger. A soldier in Vietnam re-evaluates his beliefs after he sees civilians massacred. (2:00) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 6:00 p.m., Mon. 3:30 a.m. The Player aaac Tim Robbins. A Hollywood executive kills a writer, then tries to cover up the crime. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 4:00 p.m., Sun. 3:00 a.m., Thu. 3:45 p.m. During the Roaring '20s, Italian immigrant Tony Camonte (Paul Muni) ruthlessly rises to the top of the heap of organized crime in Chi- cago, but his possessive feelings toward his younger sister present his one weak spot in the classic 1932 crime film "Scarface," airing Wed- nesday at 9:30 p.m. on TCM.

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