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August 15, 2014

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6: Friday, August 15, 2014 _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier Derailed aaa Clive Owen. Two married people having an affair are blackmailed by a violent crimi- nal. (1:50) 'R' (HD) ENCORE Wed. 11:30 a.m. The Devil's Advocate aaa Keanu Reeves. A diabolical attorney tempts a hotshot lawyer with endless success. (2:25) 'R' HBO Thu. 2:30 a.m. The Devil Wears Prada aaa Meryl Streep. A young woman be- comes an assistant to a demanding fashion editor. (2:30) 'PG-13' OXYG Sat. 7:30 p.m., 10:00 p.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) ESQ Sun. 11:30 a.m., 5:00 p.m., Mon. 11:00 p.m., Thu. 5:00 p.m. Django Unchained aaaa Jamie Foxx. A freed slave teams up with a dentist to free his wife from a slave owner. (3:00) 'R' (HD) TMC Fri. 10:00 p.m., Wed. 12:30 a.m. Donnie Brasco aaac Al Pacino. An FBI agent's loyalties are divided when he goes undercover as a mobster. (3:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Tue. 3:00 p.m., Wed. 11:30 a.m. Do the Right Thing aaac Danny Aiello. Racial tension in a Brook- lyn neighborhood erupts into violence. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Fri. 8:45 a.m., Thu. 6:30 a.m. Drugstore Cowboy aaa Matt Dillon. Leader of group of drug addicts, who rob pharmacies, tries to go straight. (2:15) 'R' SUND Tue. 5:45 p.m. E Eagle Eye aaa Shia LaBeouf. Two strangers must run for their lives when they become wanted fugitives. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Sun. 2:30 p.m., Wed. 10:31 p.m., Thu. 3:00 p.m. The East aaa Brit Marling. An operative for a private intelli- gence firm infiltrates an anarchist group. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Thu. 7:00 a.m. Edge of Darkness aaa Mel Gib- son. A detective finds corruption as he seeks the truth behind his daughter's murder. (2:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Sat. 12:00 p.m. Election aaa Reese Witherspoon. An ambitious student running for president is pitted against a football player. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Thu. 1:20 p.m. TMC Wed. 8:00 p.m. Erin Brockovich aaa Julia Roberts. A secretary's determined crusade brings an arrogant utility company to account. (2:15) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 6:45 a.m. Escape Plan aaa Sylvester Stallone. Structural security expert wrongly imprisoned in advanced facility seeks escape. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 10:00 p.m., Wed. 4:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m. MOMAX Sun. 6:00 p.m. The Exorcism of Emily Rose aaa Jennifer Carpenter. A priest is accused of negligent homicide after a girl dies during an exor- cism. (2:00) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Wed. 1:10 a.m., 12:45 p.m., 8:00 p.m. F Face/Off aaa John Travolta. A federal agent has his face altered to match a dangerous criminal's. (3:00) 'R' (HD) A&E Sat. 2:00 p.m. Fast Times at Ridgemont High aaa Sean Penn. A high school boy and his sister work at the mall and deal with oddball peers. (2:00) 'R' VH1 Wed. 9:00 p.m., Thu. 12:00 a.m. Fight Club aaaa Brad Pitt. An underground fight club escalates into an organization dedicated to anarchy. (2:20) 'R' (HD) HBO Sat. 12:00 a.m. First Blood aaa Sylvester Stallone. A Vietnam vet's arrest is the beginning of a one-man war against his tormentors. (2:30) 'R' CMT Fri. 2:00 p.m. The Flying Scotsman aaa Jonny Lee Miller. A manic-depressive Scot aims for a world speed record on a homemade bicycle. (1:45) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Sun. 6:40 a.m., 6:15 p.m., Thu. 7:35 a.m., 6:15 p.m. Foreign Correspondent aaaa Joel McCrea. An American journal- ist gets caught in the middle of a spy ring in Europe. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Sat. 8:00 p.m. Forgetting Sarah Marshall aaa Jason Segel. Man encounters ex-girlfriend and new rock star boyfriend at Hawaiian re- sort. (2:30) 'R' (HD) FX Sat. 3:30 p.m., Sun. 11:30 a.m. Four Rooms aaa Tim Roth. A hotel bellhop working alone encounters four unusual room-ser- vice requests. (1:40) 'R' (HD) TMC Wed. 3:30 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) HBO2 Sat. 4:00 p.m., Tue. 1:45 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' (HD) MAX Sun. 1:45 p.m. Frozen aaac Kristen Bell. Trio put an end to icy spell that has trapped their kingdom in eternal winter. (1:50) 'PG' (HD) STARZ Fri. 1:40 p.m., Sat. 8:15 a.m. Fugitive at 17 aaa Christina Cox. A teenager with a knack for com- puter hacking finds herself sus- pected of murder. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) LMN Sat. 6:00 a.m. G The Game aaa Michael Douglas. An unusual birthday gift turns a tense businessman's life into a living hell. (2:10) 'R' (HD) HBO Fri. 1:00 a.m. Gangs of New York aaac Leon- ardo DiCaprio. A young man infil- trates a violent New York gang with plans for vengeance. (3:13) 'R' (HD) FXM Sat. 8:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m. Ghostbusters aaac Bill Murray. A group of paranormal investiga- tors goes into the ghost extermina- tion business. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) AMC Mon. 3:30 p.m., Tue. 10:00 a.m. Ghosts of Mississippi aaa Alec Baldwin. An assistant district attor- ney retries a suspect in the murder of an activist. (3:00) 'PG-13' OVAT Wed. 7:00 p.m. Gladiator aaaa Russell Crowe. In ancient Rome, a deposed gen- eral seeks to avenge his family's murders. (3:32) 'R' (HD) A&E Mon. 8:00 p.m., Tue. 12:01 a.m. Glory aaac Matthew Broderick. An inexperienced Union officer commands an all-black unit during the Civil War. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Sun. 10:00 p.m., Mon. 12:30 a.m. Go aaa Sarah Polley. The paths of six hedonistic L.A. teens collide in one frenetic 24-hour peri- od. (1:45) 'R' (HD) MAX Tue. 7:15 a.m. The Godfather aaaa Marlon Brando. A reluctant heir takes over crime family from ailing patriarch. (3:00) 'R' (HD) MAX Sun. 12:50 a.m. The Godfather: Part II aaaa Al Pacino. Michael Corleone faces new challenges as he takes over the family crime empire. (3:25) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 12:40 p.m. The Godfather: Part III aaa Al Pacino. A mob boss tries to transfer his family's interests into legitimate enterprises. (3:00) 'R' MAX Thu. 4:00 a.m. GoodFellas aaaa Robert De Niro. A young man confronts suspicion and violence within the New York Mafia. (3:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Tue. 6:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. The Good Mother aaa Helen Slater. Teen girl with troubled history grows suspicious of mother after strange events. (1:45) 'NR' FLIX Mon. 2:45 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 Sat. 3:30 p.m., Sun. 2:00 p.m. Gravity aaac Sandra Bullock. As- tronauts work together to survive after a crash leaves them stranded in space. (1:40) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Sun. 5:50 p.m. The Great Gatsby aaa Leonardo DiCaprio. A war veteran finds him- self caught in a world of decadence and lies. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sat. 2:00 p.m., Mon. 6:30 p.m. The Great Train Robbery aaa Sean Connery. Three dangerous criminals stage the first train robbery in British history. (1:55) 'PG' MOVPLX Sat. 5:15 a.m., 6:05 p.m. Groundhog Day aaac Bill Murray. An arrogant weatherman is forced to relive the same day over and over again. (2:15) 'PG' (HD) SUND Fri. 11:15 a.m. H The Hangover Part II aaa Brad- ley Cooper. Four friends partake in a calm brunch and travel to Thai- land before a wedding. (2:00) 'R' FX Mon. 5:00 p.m., Tue. 11:30 a.m. Happy Gilmore aaa Adam San- dler. A hockey player turns golfer and makes the sport into a media circus. (2:00) 'PG-13' MTV Sun. 1:30 a.m., 11:30 p.m. Hard Eight aaa John C. Reilly. A secretive, professional gambler takes a goofy gambler under his wing. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Thu. 9:00 a.m. Harper aaa Paul Newman. In California, a private eye searches for a wealthy woman's missing hus- band. (2:15) 'NR' TCM Tue. 1:45 p.m. The Harvey Girls aaa Judy Garland. A mail-order bride helps a group of women open a restau- rant. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Mon. 12:00 a.m. Heathers aaa Winona Ryder. A girl and her new boyfriend become involved in a series of murders at school. (1:55) 'R' FLIX Sun. 2:05 p.m. Heavy Metal aaa John Candy. An animated series of futuristic vignettes set to heavy metal mu- sic. (2:00) 'R' OVAT Fri. 1:30 a.m. Hellboy II: The Golden Army aaac Ron Perlman. Super-pow- ered agents must stop an invincible army from conquering the Earth. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) FX Fri. 7:00 a.m. Hercules aaa Tate Donovan. Hercules must prove his worth through a series of superhuman feats. (2:00) 'G' (HD) FAM Sat. 9:00 a.m., Sun. 7:30 a.m. Hereafter aaa Matt Damon. Three different people find their lives deeply affected by mor- tality. (2:37) 'PG-13' FXM Wed. 12:00 a.m. High Wall aaa Robert Taylor. A war veteran is committed to an asylum after confessing to killing his wife. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Sun. 3:00 a.m. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey aaac Martin Freeman. Bilbo Baggins joins a quest to reclaim a dwarf kingdom from a powerful dragon. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Mon. 10:15 a.m. Holes aaa Henry Winkler. Wrongly convicted boy is sent to juvenile correctional facility in desert. (2:30) 'PG' (HD) FAM Sat. 1:00 p.m., Sun. 11:30 a.m. Homecoming aaa Clark Gable. Two lovers ponder their future together as World War II draws to a close. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 2:00 p.m. Horrible Bosses aaa Jason Bateman. Three friends devise a way to forever rid themselves of their horrible bosses. (2:00) 'R' FX Mon. 7:00 p.m., Tue. 2:30 p.m. Hot Rod aaa Andy Samberg. An inept stuntman tries to help his step-father by attempting a dangerous stunt. (2:02) 'PG-13' (HD) COM Mon. 1:16 p.m. How to Train Your Dragon aaac Jay Baruchel. A young Viking boy befriends a dragon and tries to protect the creature. (2:30) 'PG' FX Sat. 1:00 p.m., Sun. 9:00 a.m. I I Can Get It for You Wholesale aaa Susan Hayward. A former model chooses between a success- ful career and a blissful mar- riage. (1:40) 'NR' FXM Sun. 6:00 a.m. I Wake Up Screaming aaa Betty Grable. The police suspect a promoter of murdering his star cli- ent. (1:25) 'NR' FXM Mon. 7:40 a.m., Tue. 6:00 a.m. Ice Age aaa Ray Romano. Mi- grating mammals work together to return a lost human infant to its father. (1:25) 'PG' (HD) STARZ Fri. 5:45 p.m., Sat. 10:05 a.m., Thu. 7:10 a.m., 7:35 p.m. The Impossible aaac Naomi Watts. A family's Thailand vacation ends in tragedy when a tsunami rips through. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SHO Mon. 3:00 p.m. Impromptu aaac Judy Davis. Novelist falls in love with pianist and tries to make feelings known to him. (2:00) 'PG-13' LIVE5+ Fri. 6:00 p.m. Inside Man aaac Denzel Wash- ington. A bank robber's attempt at the perfect heist becomes a hostage situation. (2:30) 'R' BRAVO Fri. 5:30 p.m., Sat. 1:00 a.m. Interview with the Vampire aaa Tom Cruise. An unwilling vampire alienated from his ruthless mentor searches for others. (3:00) 'R' OVAT Mon. 5:00 p.m., Tue. 1:00 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 Tue. 7:30 p.m., Wed. 5:00 p.m. It Happened One Night aaac Clark Gable. A runaway heiress meets a reporter who agrees to help her escape her fa- ther. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Mon. 6:00 p.m. J Jackass 3D aaa Johnny Knox- ville. Viewers are provided with a series of outrageous stunts and pranks. (2:03) 'R' (HD) COM Fri. 11:15 p.m. Jackass 3.5 aaa Johnny Knoxville. Previously unaired bonus footage from "Jackass 3D" is featured. (2:01) 'R' (HD) COM Thu. 10:00 p.m. Jane Eyre aaa Orson Welles. A young governess finds herself falling in love with a ward's guard- ian. (1:40) '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' (HD) SHO Sun. 3:00 a.m. Jerry Maguire aaa Tom Cruise. An agent for sports celebrities begins his own company after an epiphany. (2:59) 'R' (HD) AMC Fri. 12:17 a.m. Julie & Julia aaa Meryl Streep. A struggling writer follows the advice of renowned chef Julia Child. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) LIFE Sun. 10:00 a.m. K Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love aaa Indira Varma. Women's lifelong friendship tested when husband king eyes beautiful friend. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Thu. 2:00 a.m. 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) AMC Fri. 11:30 a.m. Kick-Ass 2 aaa Aaron Tay- lor-Johnson. Red Mist returns to seek revenge on everyone around Kick-Ass. (1:45) 'R' HBO Sat. 3:50 a.m. HBO2 Sun. 9:15 a.m., 9:00 p.m. Kill Bill: Vol. 2 aaac Uma Thur- man. An assassin follows a bloody trail of revenge that leads to her former lover. (3:00) 'R' (HD) WGN Sun. 7:00 p.m. Kingdom of Heaven aaa Orlan- do Bloom. A blacksmith defends Jerusalem from the Saracens during the Crusades. (2:30) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sat. 4:15 a.m., Tue. 4:15 p.m. King Kong aaac Naomi Watts. Filmmaker goes on expedition to seek legendary giant gorilla named Kong. (3:10) 'PG-13' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 8:50 p.m., Thu. 6:45 p.m. The Kings of Summer aaa Nick Robinson. Group of friends decide to spend the summer in the woods living off the land. (1:40) 'R' (HD) SHO Sat. 4:35 p.m., Thu. 9:30 a.m., 6:25 p.m. Kinsey aaa Liam Neeson. Re- searcher shocks the nation with his comprehensive studies on sexuality. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Wed. 2:15 a.m. Knocked Up aaa Seth Rogen. Unexpected pregnancy forces two mismatches to try to coex- ist. (2:30) 'R' TBS Sat. 12:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. Kung Fu Hustle aaa Stephen Chow. A social misfit and his loyal sidekick attempt to impress a vicious gang. (2:00) 'R' BOUNCE Sat. 1:00 a.m. L Lake Mungo aaac Talia Zucker. A 16-year-old girl drowns in a dam and her family grieves. (1:30) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 3:10 a.m. The Last Big Thing aaa Dan Zukovic. A young man tries to punch holes in pop culture and its denizens. (1:40) 'R' FLIX Thu. 4:35 p.m. The Last Kiss aaa Zach Braff. A college co-ed tempts a man strug- gling in his relationship with his fiancée. (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 4:40 a.m. Leaving Las Vegas aaa Nicolas Cage. An alcoholic screenwriter goes to Las Vegas to drink himself to death. (1:55) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Sun. 4:20 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. 10:45 a.m. Lethal Weapon 2 aaa Mel Gib- son. Riggs and Murtaugh go after a drug-smuggling South African diplomat. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 12:40 p.m.

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