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August 29, 2014

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7: Friday, August 29, 2014 _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Post and Courier King of New York aaa Christo- pher Walken. A drug czar attempts to reclaim his New York drug empire after a prison stay. (1:45) 'R' FLIX Fri. 2:30 a.m. The Kings of Summer aaa Nick Robinson. Group of friends decide to spend the summer in the woods living off the land. (1:45) 'R' (HD) SHO Fri. 6:15 p.m., Sun. 10:30 a.m., 5:25 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 Fri. 11:00 p.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 Fri. 4:00 p.m., Sat. 12:00 a.m. A League of Their Own aaa Tom Hanks. During World War II, women form an all-female baseball league. (3:35) 'PG' NICKJR Sun. 9:55 p.m. Lethal Weapon 3 aaa Mel Gibson. Murtaugh and Riggs try to stop a gun runner from selling deadly weapons. (2:05) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Wed. 1:45 a.m. Life of Pi aaac Suraj Sharma. A zookeeper's son is surrounded by loose animals after a ship- wreck. (2:05) 'PG' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 8:10 a.m., Thu. 7:50 a.m. Light Sleeper aaa Willem Dafoe. A longtime drug dealer rethinks his life when his supplier quits the business. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SUND Fri. 8:45 a.m. Little Murders aaa Alan Arkin. A woman helps a man find that his life of feeling nothing is coun- terproductive. (1:50) 'R' FXM Fri. 10:30 a.m. Little Odessa aaa Tim Roth. A harsh assassin returns home for a task and reunites with his family. (2:00) 'R' SUND Tue. 12:00 p.m. The Lone Ranger aaa Johnny Depp. A former law enforcement official and a Native American war- rior team up. (2:35) 'PG-13' ENCORE Sat. 2:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m., Wed. 3:20 p.m., 11:10 p.m., Thu. 8:45 a.m. The Long Kiss Goodnight aaa Geena Davis. An amnesiac housewife learns she was once a government assassin. (2:05) 'R' (HD) MAX Thu. 4:45 p.m. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring aaaa Elijah Wood. A young hobbit is tasked with transporting a ring of immense power. (4:00) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Sat. 12:00 p.m. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King aaaa Ian McKellen. One Ring's influence on hobbit increases as he nears end of his journey. (4:16) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Sat. 8:00 p.m. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers aaaa Elijah Wood. Frodo and Sam continue their quest to destroy the One Ring in Mor- dor. (4:00) 'PG-13' (HD) TNT Sat. 4:00 p.m. Lost in Translation aaac Bill Murray. Two Americans meet in Tokyo and spend a week together in the strange city. (1:45) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Thu. 4:15 p.m. Love Actually aaa Hugh Grant. People deal with their love lives during the frantic weeks before Christmas. (2:15) 'R' (HD) SHO Sat. 2:00 a.m. M The Magnificent Ambersons aaac Joseph Cotten. A wealthy family tries to hold on to old values as a new century is born. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Fri. 5:00 p.m. Manhunter aaa William Petersen. FBI agent returns from retirement to track a madman who kills fami- lies. (2:05) 'R' FLIX Fri. 8:00 p.m. Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World aaa Russell Crowe. A brash British captain pushes his ship and crew to their limits. (2:25) 'PG-13' (HD) STARZ Wed. 6:35 p.m., Thu. 7:05 a.m. The Matrix aaaa Keanu Reeves. A hacker joins a shadowy collec- tive's struggle to free humankind from slavery. (3:01) 'R' (HD) AMC Thu. 8:00 p.m. SYFY Sun. 9:30 a.m., Mon. 1:00 a.m. The Matrix Reloaded aaa Keanu Reeves. Neo enters the Matrix to speak with the Oracle about saving Zion from sentinels. (2:59) 'R' (HD) AMC Thu. 11:01 p.m. SYFY Sun. 12:30 p.m. Midnight in Paris aaac Kathy Bates. A writer with a nostalgia for the past travels 1920s Par- is. (1:40) 'PG-13' (HD) STARZ Tue. 4:55 p.m. Mission: Impossible aaa Tom Cruise. An agent embarks on a scheme to clear his name after being branded a traitor. (2:00) 'PG- 13' (HD) HBO Mon. 12:15 p.m., Thu. 4:00 p.m. Mission: Impossible Ghost Proto- col aaa Tom Cruise. Ethan Hunt's team is disavowed after a bombing is linked to the IMF. (3:00) 'PG-13' FX Sat. 6:00 p.m., Sun. 4:00 p.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 Fri. 7:55 a.m. The Most Dangerous Game aaac Joel McCrea. Shipwreck survivors find themselves being hunted by a mysterious Count. (1:15) 'PG' TCM Mon. 4:00 p.m. A Mother's Nightmare aaa Annabeth Gish. A teen boy is accused of rape by his girl- friend after attempting to break up. (2:00) 'NR' (HD) LMN Sat. 10:00 a.m. The Motorcycle Diaries aaac Gael GarcĂ­a Bernal. Story of Che Guevara's road trip as a young man that led to his life's calling. (2:15) 'R' FLIX Thu. 5:45 p.m. Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House aaa Cary Grant. A Manhattan advertising man buys a Connecticut farmhouse without an inspection. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Wed. 10:15 p.m. Mystic River aaac Sean Penn. A young woman's murder reunites three men who were friends in childhood. (3:00) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 6:00 p.m. N Naked Lunch aaa Peter Weller. An exterminator addicted to insecticide becomes involved in a strange world. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SUND Mon. 12:15 a.m., Wed. 12:30 a.m. The Namesake aaa Kal Penn. A teen living in the U.S. struggles with ethnic identity and finding love. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Thu. 7:00 a.m. Nanny McPhee aaa Emma Thompson. A new nanny brings order to the home of a wid- ower with seven rowdy chil- dren. (1:45) 'PG' (HD) HBO Wed. 7:30 a.m. National Lampoon's Vacation aaa Chevy Chase. The mem- bers of an eccentric family set out on a trip across the coun- try. (2:40) 'R' (HD) VH1 Sun. 2:50 p.m., 10:00 p.m. National Treasure aaa Nicolas Cage. Modern treasure hunter follows clues to uncover secret of the Founding Fathers. (2:20) 'PG' STARZ Sun. 5:20 a.m., 3:45 p.m., Mon. 2:10 a.m. The Negotiator aaa Samuel L. Jackson. A brilliant hostage nego- tiator is wrongfully accused of mur- dering his partner. (2:25) 'R' (HD) HBO Wed. 3:05 a.m. The New World aaa Christian Bale. Soldier of fortune John Smith is saved from execution by Poca- hontas. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) SUND Wed. 7:00 a.m. The Notorious Bettie Page aaa Gretchen Mol. During the 1950s, an amateur model becomes an iconic pinup girl. (1:35) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 4:25 a.m. No Way Out aaac Kevin Costner. A Pentagon officer starts an affair and finds his lover is his boss's mis- tress. (2:00) 'R' CW Sun. 4:00 p.m. Now You See Me aaa Jesse Eisen- berg. FBI agents search for illusion- ists who take on bank heists while performing. (2:00) 'PG-13' (HD) MAX Tue. 10:30 a.m. HBO2 Sat. 11:15 a.m. O Oblivion aaa Tom Cruise. One of the last drone repairmen stationed on Earth has one last job. (2:10) 'PG- 13' (HD) MOMAX Thu. 7:50 p.m. Ocean's Eleven aaa George Clooney. An ex-con robs three Las Vegas casinos to win over his ex-wife. (2:30) 'PG-13' (HD) AMC Fri. 11:00 p.m. Our Town aaa William Holden. Change comes unhurriedly to a small New Hampshire town in the early 1900s. (1:30) 'NR' TCM Tue. 6:30 a.m. Outbreak aaa Dustin Hoffman. Scientists race to cure a lethal virus outbreak as politicians plot concealment. (2:10) 'R' (HD) HBO Sat. 4:05 a.m. HBO2 Mon. 8:30 a.m., Thu. 3:00 p.m. The Outlaw Josey Wales aaac Clint Eastwood. A simple farmer-turned-outlaw seeks a new life and beginning in Texas. (2:59) 'PG' (HD) AMC Sat. 12:01 p.m. SUND Thu. 7:00 p.m., Fri. 2:15 a.m. Overlord aaa Brian Stirner. A normal, 18-year-old Briton leaves home and joins the military. (1:45) TCM Tue. 4:15 a.m. P Passion Fish aaa Mary McDon- nell. Shrewish soap star paralyzed in a car accident returns to her childhood home. (2:30) 'R' FLIX Sun. 10:00 p.m. Paul aaa Simon Pegg. Two science-fiction fans meet an alien that joins them on adven- tures. (2:00) 'R' (HD) ESQ Mon. 11:00 p.m., Tue. 1:00 a.m. USA Sat. 11:00 a.m. The Perks of Being a Wallflow- er aaac Logan Lerman. A shy freshman's life changes when he befriends two seniors. (1:45) 'PG- 13' (HD) SHO Tue. 10:30 a.m., 6:15 p.m. Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension aaac Vincent Mar- tella. A platypus' worst fear comes true when his owners find out he is a secret agent. (1:41) 'NR' (HD) DISXD Fri. 5:15 p.m. Pi aaac Sean Gullette. A mathematician unlocks secrets that endanger both his life and his sanity. (1:30) 'R' FLIX Tue. 8:00 p.m. Pickup on South Street aaac Richard Widmark. A pickpocket accidentally steals a message intended for a spy ring. (1:30) 'NR' FXM Fri. 9:00 a.m. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides aaa Johnny Depp. A pirate is confused as to whether a woman from his past is there for love. (3:00) 'PG-13' (HD) FAM Sat. 11:00 a.m. Pitch Black aaa Vin Diesel. Survivors marooned on a desert planet are hunted by flesh-eating creatures. (2:30) 'R' (HD) SYFY Wed. 6:30 p.m., Thu. 4:00 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 Sun. 11:45 a.m. The Place Beyond the Pines aaac Ryan Gosling. Trying to take care of his family, a man gets dragged into a life of steal- ing. (2:25) 'R' (HD) MOMAX Thu. 1:50 p.m. Platoon aaac Tom Berenger. A soldier in Vietnam re-evaluates his beliefs after he sees civilians massacred. (2:05) 'R' ENCORE Sun. 9:45 p.m. Play Misty for Me aaa Clint Eastwood. An unstable woman is convinced she is in love with a disc jockey and stalks him. (1:50) 'R' FLIX Mon. 1:40 p.m. Pleasure or Pain aaa Malena Morgan. A humble woman from a poor background is enveloped in a world of luxury. (1:45) 'NRAO' (HD) MOMAX Mon. 10:30 p.m. Point Break aaa Patrick Swayze. An FBI agent infiltrates a gang of adrenaline-junkie surfers who rob banks. (2:45) 'R' (HD) SUND Sat. 9:00 p.m., Sun. 2:15 a.m. Portrait of Jennie aaa Jennifer Jones. A struggling artist meets and falls in love with a mysterious young woman. (1:45) 'NR' TCM Fri. 8:00 p.m., Mon. 10:30 p.m. Prisoners aaac Hugh Jackman. A distraught father of two starts a frantic search for his missing daughter. (2:40) 'R' (HD) MAX Fri. 5:20 p.m., Sun. 3:50 a.m., Wed. 10:00 p.m. MOMAX Tue. 2:55 p.m. The Producers: The Movie Musi- cal aaa Nathan Lane. Broadway producers devise a scheme to stage a flop for the insurance money. (2:25) 'PG-13' (HD) TMC Sun. 6:35 a.m. Promised Land aaa Matt Damon. Natural gas company representa- tives try to buy out a small rural town. (1:55) 'R' FLIX Sun. 8:35 a.m. Public Enemies aaa Johnny Depp. In 1930s Chicago, an FBI agent tracks notorious bank robber John Dillinger. (3:00) 'R' (HD) TNT Sun. 6:00 p.m. Q Quadrophenia aaa Sting. An alienated young man vents his frustration through the club scene in the '60s. (1:55) 'R' FLIX Tue. 11:15 p.m. When Keller Dover's (Hugh Jackman) daughter and her friend go missing, the police arrest a simple- minded sus- pect but release him after finding no links, mov- ing Dover to take desperate matters into his own hands in the crime thriller "Prisoners," airing Wed- nesday at 10 p.m. on Cinemax.

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