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August 22, 2014

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6: Friday, August 22, 2014 _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier Corrina, Corrina aaa Whoopi Goldberg. A widower hires a black housekeeper to care for his daugh- ter in the 1950s. (2:17) 'PG' FXM Sun. 3:00 p.m. Crazy, Stupid, Love. aaa Steve Carell. After a divorce, a man solic- its the dating advice of his young bachelor friend. (3:00) 'PG-13' FX Fri. 8:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon aaac Yun-Fat Chow. Martial-arts masters encounter an old enemy while searching for a stolen sword. (2:30) 'PG-13' BOUNCE Fri. 11:00 p.m. The Crucible aaa Winona Ryder. Puritan girls avoid punishment by revealing "witches" within their community. (2:45) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Mon. 7:30 a.m., Tue. 3:00 a.m. Cruel Intentions aaa Ryan Phillippe. A jaded young woman and her step-brother make an unfortunate wager. (1:40) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 3:30 a.m. D The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys aaa Kieran Culkin. Catholic school friends plan a heist that will make them local legends. (1:50) 'R' FLIX Tue. 10:05 a.m., Wed. 5:40 a.m. The Darjeeling Limited aaa Owen Wilson. Three estranged brothers reunite for an en- lightening train voyage across India. (1:30) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Mon. 7:15 a.m., Fri. 5:10 a.m. The Dark Corner aaa Lucille Ball. An embittered detective does 2 years in prison, because his partner framed him. (1:40) 'NR' FXM Thu. 10:05 a.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 Sat. 5:15 p.m., Thu. 1:05 p.m. Dawn of the Dead aaa Sarah Polley. Survivors battle a horde of zombies while seeking refuge at a shopping mall. (1:45) 'R' (HD) MAX Tue. 6:15 p.m., Thu. 6:30 p.m. Dazed and Confused aaa Jason London. Texas teens face the future and party on the last day of high school in 1976. (2:30) 'R' (HD) VH1 Thu. 5:30 p.m., Fri. 2:00 a.m. Dead Poets Society aaac Robin Williams. A charismatic teacher at an urbane preparatory school inspires his students. (2:10) 'PG' FLIX Tue. 8:00 p.m. The Debt aaa Helen Mirren. In 1997 two retired agents receive shocking news about a former partner. (1:55) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 7:35 a.m., Sat. 1:15 a.m. Deliverance aaa Jon Voight. Four friends find death and horror on a weekend canoe trip in the mountains. (1:50) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Wed. 4:10 a.m. Derailed aaa Clive Owen. Two married people having an affair are blackmailed by a violent crimi- nal. (1:55) 'R' (HD) ENCORE Thu. 12:05 a.m. Detachment aaac Adrien Brody. A substitute teacher doesn't want to become attached to anyone or anything. (1:45) 'NR' (HD) TMC Thu. 4:00 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) ESQ Fri. 1:00 p.m., Sun. 6:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. D.O.A. aaa Edmond O'Brien. A poisoned man with only hours to live tries to uncover his murderer's identity. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 8:00 p.m. Do the Right Thing aaac Danny Aiello. Racial tension in a Brooklyn neighborhood erupts into vio- lence. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Wed. 6:30 a.m. Doubt aaac Meryl Streep. The principal of a parochial school believes a popular priest molested a child. (1:51) 'PG-13' FXM Wed. 2:00 a.m. Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story aaa Jason Scott Lee. The famed martial artist rises from a life of poverty to become a famous actor. (2:30) 'PG-13' BOUNCE Mon. 12:00 p.m. E 8mm aaa Nicolas Cage. A private eye is hired to uncover the truth about an alleged "snuff " film. (2:05) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Thu. 3:30 a.m. Elf aaa Will Ferrell. A man who is raised by elves travels to New York to find his real father. (2:00) 'PG' MTV Sun. 1:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. Elysium aaa Matt Damon. A courageous man's efforts to save a ruined Earth threaten the wealthy. (1:55) 'R' STARZ Mon. 3:20 p.m., 11:20 p.m., Tue. 8:40 a.m. The Enforcer aaa Clint Eastwood. Dirty Harry hunts terrorists who have kidnapped San Francisco's mayor. (1:40) 'R' ENCORE Fri. 10:00 p.m., Thu. 8:00 p.m. Epic aaa Colin Farrell. An army of bugs recruits mythical warriors to help fight against an evil queen. (1:45) 'PG' (HD) HBO2 Fri. 2:30 p.m., Wed. 6:15 p.m. Eraserhead aaa Jack Nance. Mother deserts boyfriend and newborn mutant baby in a post-apocalyptic world. (1:30) 'NR' FLIX Sun. 3:00 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) SUND Mon. 1:00 p.m., Tue. 10:15 a.m. Escape Plan aaa Sylvester Stallone. Structural security expert wrongly imprisoned in advanced facility seeks escape. (2:05) 'R' (HD) MAX Fri. 11:35 a.m., Mon. 12:15 p.m., Thu. 10:00 p.m. MOMAX Sun. 9:00 p.m. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind aaac Jim Carrey. Former lovers undergo a procedure to erase each other from their mem- ories. (1:50) 'R' (HD) HBO2 Wed. 1:25 a.m. The Exorcism of Emily Rose aaa Jennifer Carpenter. A priest is accused of negligent homicide after a girl dies during an exor- cism. (2:05) 'PG-13' MOVPLX Tue. 12:25 p.m., 8:00 p.m. F Fargo aaac Frances McDormand. A pregnant police chief trails two bumbling kidnappers wanted for murder. (2:00) 'R' OVAT Sat. 2:00 a.m., 1:30 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) MAX Fri. 7:45 p.m., Sat. 10:00 p.m., Wed. 9:45 p.m., Thu. 4:15 p.m., Fri. 1:00 a.m. MOMAX Mon. 9:40 a.m., 9:00 p.m. Ferris Bueller's Day Off aaac Matthew Broderick. A high school student cuts classes for a day of adventure with his friends. (2:00) 'PG-13' OXYG Mon. 5:00 p.m. A Fish Called Wanda aaac John Cleese. An American tricks a Lon- don jewel thief to find out where his loot is hidden. (2:30) 'R' (HD) ESQ Thu. 8:00 p.m., 10:30 p.m. A Fistful of Dollars aaac Clint Eastwood. A mysterious stranger gets involved in a land struggle between two families. (1:45) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 1:25 a.m., Wed. 10:15 a.m., 10:20 p.m. Flamingo Road aaa Joan Craw- ford. A carnival dancer becomes involved in political intrigue in a backwater town. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Sun. 10:00 a.m. The Forbidden Kingdom aaa Jet Li. A teenager, a kung fu master and a quiet monk must free impris- oned Monkey King. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) TBS Sat. 2:00 a.m., 1:00 p.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 Fri. 4:15 p.m. 42nd Street aaac Warner Baxter. A famous Broadway director with ailing health attempts to put on a final show. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Mon. 1:00 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. 10:00 p.m., Thu. 2:15 p.m. MOMAX Sun. 12:40 p.m. Friday Night Lights aaa Billy Bob Thornton. A high school football team faces intense pressure to prove their town's worth. (2:30) 'PG- 13' FAM Mon. 8:30 p.m. The Fugitive aaac Harrison Ford. An innocent doctor charged with his wife's murder searches for the real killer. (2:59) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Mon. 11:01 p.m., Tue. 9:00 a.m. Full Metal Jacket aaac Matthew Modine. Marines who make it through basic training face the realities of war in Viet- nam. (2:00) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Fri. 3:10 a.m. The Full Monty aaa Robert Carlyle. Unemployed steel workers dare to bare it all by becoming male strippers. (2:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Thu. 3:00 p.m. G Galaxy Quest aaa Tim Allen. Washed-up actors assist a dying race of aliens in their war for survival. (2:24) 'PG' (HD) COM Sun. 8:31 a.m., Mon. 10:48 a.m. Ghosts of Mississippi aaa Alec Baldwin. An assistant district attorney retries a suspect in the murder of an activist. (3:00) 'PG-13' OVAT Fri. 1:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m., Mon. 8:00 p.m., Tue. 4:00 p.m. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo aaac Daniel Craig. A female computer hacker investigates a 40-year-old murder in Swe- den. (3:06) 'R' FXM Mon. 8:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m. GoodFellas aaaa Robert De Niro. A young man confronts sus- picion and violence within the New York Mafia. (3:00) 'R' (HD) AMC Mon. 5:00 p.m., Tue. 12:00 p.m. The Good Mother aaa Helen Slater. Teen girl with troubled history grows suspicious of mother after strange events. (2:00) 'NR' FLIX Mon. 12:00 a.m. Gravity aaac Sandra Bullock. As- tronauts work together to survive after a crash leaves them stranded in space. (1:35) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO2 Tue. 1:10 p.m., 10:00 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 Sun. 8:00 a.m., 4:30 p.m. The Great Train Robbery aaa Sean Connery. Three dangerous criminals stage the first train robbery in British history. (1:55) 'PG' MOVPLX Fri. 8:45 a.m., 4:20 p.m. Green Zone aaa Matt Da- mon. A Special Forces soldier in Iraq is assigned to search for WMDs. (2:30) 'R' (HD) AMC Mon. 2:30 p.m., Tue. 2:00 a.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 Sat. 6:45 p.m., 9:00 p.m., Sun. 1:45 a.m., Tue. 10:00 p.m., Wed. 12:15 a.m. H The Hangover Part III aaa Bradley Cooper. Three friends take their mentally unstable comrade to get treated. (1:45) 'R' (HD) HBO Sat. 3:30 a.m., Thu. 5:05 a.m. The Hard Way aaa Ida Lupino. An ambitious woman goes to great lengths to make her talented sister a star. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Sun. 8:00 a.m. Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle aaa John Cho. Two stoners journey through New Jersey looking for White Castle burgers. (2:03) 'R' (HD) COM Sat. 2:44 p.m., Sun. 1:00 p.m. Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay aaa John Cho. A medical student's actions get him and his friend mistaken for terrorists. (2:19) 'R' (HD) COM Sun. 3:03 p.m., Mon. 1:06 p.m. Heathers aaa Winona Ryder. A girl and her new boyfriend become involved in a series of murders at school. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Sat. 9:45 p.m., Wed. 9:30 p.m. SUND Fri. 1:45 p.m., Sat. 9:15 a.m. He Ran All the Way aaa John Garfield. A killer on the lam takes a family hostage and hides out in their apartment. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Mon. 1:15 a.m. High Fidelity aaac John Cusack. A man revisits the women in his past to find out why he is such a loser in love. (2:00) 'R' ENCORE Mon. 12:30 p.m., Tue. 1:25 a.m. The Hitch-Hiker aaa Edmond O'Brien. Two friends pick up a hitchhiker who turns out to be a sadistic serial killer. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Wed. 8:00 a.m. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Jour- ney aaac Martin Freeman. Bilbo Baggins joins a quest to reclaim a dwarf kingdom from a powerful dragon. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Sat. 12:30 p.m., Thu. 5:00 p.m. Hollywoodland aaa Adrien Bro- dy. A detective is hired to look into the mysterious death of George Reeves. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Tue. 12:15 p.m. Horrible Bosses aaa Jason Bateman. Three friends devise a way to forever rid themselves of their horrible bosses. (2:00) 'R' FX Sat. 8:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Hostage aaa Bruce Willis. A hostage negotiator decides be- tween his own family and a family of hostages. (1:55) 'R' STARZ Thu. 10:45 p.m. Hotel Transylvania aaa Adam Sandler. Dracula, Frankenstein and a number of other monsters gather at a hotel resort. (1:40) 'PG' STARZ Fri. 5:45 p.m. House of Fools aaa Yuliya Vysots- kaya. Chechen War soldiers take over an asylum, and one patient falls in love. (2:00) 'R' FLIX Wed. 2:00 a.m. How To Kill Your Neighbor's Dog aaa Kenneth Branagh. A nervous, unhappy writer tries to complete a new play under deadline pres- sure. (1:50) 'R' FLIX Mon. 2:10 p.m. The Hunchback of Notre Dame aaa Charles Laughton. A de- formed, noble man pays the price for kidnapping a beautiful gypsy. (2:00) 'NR' TCM Wed. 6:00 a.m. I Ice Station Zebra aaa Rock Hud- son. American and Russian forces race against each other to retrieve espionage data. (2:45) 'G' TCM Sat. 4:15 p.m. The Illusionist aaac Jean-Claude Donda. A man in a dying profes- sion is forced to take odd jobs to get by in life. (1:25) 'PG' ENCORE Tue. 4:55 a.m., Fri. 5:10 a.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 Sat. 8:30 a.m., 5:05 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+ Tue. 2:30 a.m. Independence Day aaa Will Smith. An alien mothership launches a fleet of space- craft which destroy entire cities. (2:30) 'PG-13' STARZ Fri. 3:15 p.m., Thu. 4:45 p.m. The Inheritors aaa Simon Schwarz. Peasants inherit land and anger the upper classes by working together. (1:35) 'R' FLIX Thu. 1:00 a.m. In Her Shoes aaa Cameron Diaz. Two sisters with nothing in com- mon gain a better appreciation of each other. (2:15) 'PG-13' (HD) HBO Fri. 4:15 p.m. Inside Man aaac Denzel Wash- ington. A bank robber's attempt at the perfect heist becomes a hostage situation. (3:00) 'R' OXYG Thu. 3:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m. Interview with the Vampire aaa Tom Cruise. An unwilling vampire alienated from his ruthless mentor searches for others. (3:00) 'R' OVAT Sun. 1:30 a.m. The Island aaa Ewan McGregor. Two people escape holding facility to expose truth behind Utopian society. (3:01) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Fri. 8:00 p.m., Sat. 2:00 p.m. J The Jane Austen Book Club aaa Maria Bello. Book club members find that their lives mirror fiction in surprising ways. (1:50) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sat. 5:00 a.m. Jet Li's Fearless aaac Shido Nakamura. A self-trained martial artist becomes one of the most revered fighters in China. (1:45) 'PG- 13' (HD) SHO Sat. 5:00 a.m. Journey to the Center of the Earth aaa James Mason. Explora- tion party enters extinct volcano in search of the Earth's center. (2:30) 'G' TCM Thu. 8:00 p.m. Jurassic Park aaac Sam Neill. A billionaire invites scientists to tour a park featuring living dino- saurs. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Thu. 8:00 p.m. K Kick-Ass 2 aaa Aaron Tay- lor-Johnson. Red Mist returns to seek revenge on everyone around Kick-Ass. (1:45) 'R' HBO Mon. 9:00 p.m., Fri. 1:00 a.m. Kingdom of Heaven aaa Orlan- do Bloom. A blacksmith defends Jerusalem from the Saracens during the Crusades. (2:30) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Sun. 4:30 a.m., Thu. 12:00 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 Wed. 1:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m.

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