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FOUR STAR FILMS

Top rated movies and made-for-TV films airing the week of the week of Aug. 24 - 30

When Harry Met Sally... 1989 Oxygen Sun. 8 a.m.

The Terminator 1984 ESQTV Sun. 3 p.m., Fri. 6 p.m.

The Maltese Falcon 1941 TCM Sun. 5 p.m.

The Silence of the Lambs 1991 EPIX Mon. midnight, 6 p.m.

42nd Street 1933 TCM Mon. 10 a.m.

GoodFellas 1990 AMC Mon. 5 p.m., Tue. noon

Rocky 1976 EPIX Mon. 8 p.m., Tue. 7 a.m., 2 p.m.

Ordinary People 1980 Sundance Tue. 7:30 a.m.

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow 1964 TCM Tue. 11 p.m.

L.A. Confidential 1997 IFC Wed. 2 a.m., 9:30 a.m.

Thieves Like Us 1974 EPIX Wed. 5 a.m.

Seven Days in May 1964 TCM Wed. 8 p.m.

The Magnificent Ambersons 1942 TCM Fri. 2 p.m.

The Exorcist 1973 IFC Fri. 8 p.m.

The Third Man 1949 TCM Fri. 9 p.m.

Citizen Kane 1941 TCM Fri. 11 p.m.

The Gay Divorcee 1934 TCM Sat. 3 a.m.

Glory 1989 Sundance Sat. 10 a.m.

Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981 Spike Sat. 12:30 p.m.

The Shawshank Redemption 1994 AMC Sat. 6 p.m., Sun. midnight

Unforgiven 1992 REELZ Sat. 8 p.m.


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BOX OFFICE HITS

Movies that scored big at the box office, airing the week of the week of Aug. 24 - 30

Spy Kids 2001 Family Sun. 8 a.m.

When Harry Met Sally... 1989 Oxygen Sun. 8 a.m.

Marvel's the Avengers 2012 EPIX Sun. 8:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m.

Free Willy 1993 Encore Sun. 9:30 a.m.

Die Hard 1988 ESQTV Sun. noon, 6 a.m.

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids 1989 Family Sun. noon

Lincoln 2012 TMC Sun. noon, 7:30 p.m.

Clash of the Titans 2010 TNT Sun. noon, 2 a.m.

The Nutty Professor 1996 VH1 Sun. noon

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle 1992 Lifetime Sun. 12:30 p.m.

Bridesmaids 2011 USA Sun. 1 p.m.

Miss Congeniality 2000 CMT Sun. 2 p.m., Tue. 8 p.m., Wed. 11 a.m.

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider 2001 TNT Sun. 2 p.m.

The Mummy 1999 AMC Sun. 2 p.m.

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End 2007 TBS Sun. 2:30 p.m.

The Terminator 1984 ESQTV Sun. 3 p.m., Fri. 6 p.m.

Casper 1995 Family Sun. 4 p.m.

Shark Tale 2004 TOON Sun. 4 p.m.

You've Got Mail 1998 TV Guide Sun. 4:30 p.m.

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby 2006 Comedy Central Sun. 5 p.m.

Scream 1996 IFC Sun. 5:30 p.m., Mon. 1 p.m.

The Addams Family 1991 Family Sun. 6 p.m.

Shrek 2 2004 TBS Sun. 6 p.m., Mon. midnight

Transformers 2007 TNT Sun. 6 p.m., Mon. 1 a.m.

The Waterboy 1998 Cinemax Sun. 6:30 p.m., Sat. 11:30 a.m.

Shrek the Third 2007 TBS Sun. 8 p.m., Mon. 2 a.m.

Beetlejuice 1988 Family Sun. 10 p.m.

Shrek 2001 TBS Sun. 10 p.m.

Caddyshack 1980 Sundance Sun. 10 p.m., Mon. 12:30 a.m., AMC Fri. 2 a.m., 9:30 a.m., Sundance Sat. 3:30 p.m.

The Silence of the Lambs 1991 EPIX Mon. midnight, 6 p.m.

Quantum of Solace 2008 USA Mon. 2 a.m., 6 a.m.

Traffic 2000 Sundance Mon. 2:30 a.m., Sat. midnight

Poltergeist II: The Other Side 1986 Cinemax Mon. 3 a.m.

The Patriot 2000 Cinemax Mon. 5 a.m.

Charlie's Angels 2000 Encore Mon. 6 a.m., 10 p.m.

Beaches 1988 Showtime Mon. 6:30 a.m., Thur. 9:30 a.m.

S.W.A.T. 2003 Starz Mon. 6:30 a.m., 6:30 p.m.

Outrageous Fortune 1987 LOGO Mon. 7 a.m.

Sleeping With the Enemy 1991 Cinemax Mon. 2 p.m., Tue. 1:30 a.m.

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective 1994 HBO Mon. 3 p.m.

Runaway Bride 1999 Cinemax Mon. 4 p.m.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off 1986 Oxygen Mon. 5 p.m.

The Last of the Mohicans 1992 IFC Mon. 5:30 p.m., Tue. 1:30 p.m.

Austin Powers in Goldmember 2002 Oxygen Mon. 7 p.m., Tue. 1 a.m.

Beverly Hills Cop II 1987 REELZ Mon. 7:30 p.m.

Rocky 1976 EPIX Mon. 8 p.m., Tue. 7 a.m., 2 p.m.

Braveheart 1995 IFC Mon. 8 p.m., 11:30 p.m.

The Rock 1996 Cinemax Mon. 9 p.m.

The Fugitive 1993 AMC Mon. 11 p.m., Tue. 9 a.m.

RoboCop 1987 Encore Mon. 11:30 p.m., Sun. 12:30 a.m.

Ordinary People 1980 Sundance Tue. 7:30 a.m.

Cocktail 1988 CMT Tue. 11 a.m.

Sudden Impact 1983 Encore Tue. 2 p.m.

Air Force One 1997 AMC Tue. 6 p.m., 11 p.m., Sat. 3 p.m.

Groundhog Day 1993 Sundance Tue. 10 p.m., Wed. midnight

Chariots of Fire 1981 KTBN Tue. 11:30 p.m.

Meet the Fockers 2004 AMC Wed. 3 a.m., 9:30 a.m.

Stakeout 1987 Showtime Wed. 4:30 a.m.

Batman 1989 ION Wed. 8 a.m., KPXN Wed. 11 a.m.

As Good as It Gets 1997 Encore Wed. noon, 8 p.m.

Sleepy Hollow 1999 Cinemax Wed. 3 p.m.

The Sum of All Fears 2002 TNT Wed. 4 p.m.

The Perfect Storm 2000 AMC Wed. 5 p.m., Thur. 9:30 a.m.

Poltergeist 1982 IFC Wed. 5:30 p.m.

Under Siege 1992 REELZ Wed. 7 p.m.

The Mummy Returns 2001 AMC Wed. 8 p.m., Thur. 5 p.m.

Tombstone 1993 CMT Wed. 8 p.m.

Rocky III 1982 EPIX Wed. 8 p.m., Thur. 7:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m.

Footloose 1984 VH1 Wed. 8:30 p.m., Thur. 2:30 p.m.

Batman Returns 1992 LOGO Wed. 9:30 p.m., Thur. 4 p.m.

Misery 1990 IFC Thur. 7 a.m., 11:30 a.m.

Cool Runnings 1993 Showtime Thur. 8 a.m.

Mr. Deeds 2002 Encore Thur. 9 a.m.

Out of Africa 1985 Sundance Thur. 9 a.m.

Eraser 1996 Encore Thur. 10:30 a.m., 9:30 p.m.

Parenthood 1989 TV Guide Thur. 1:30 p.m., 8 p.m., Sat. 7 p.m.

Independence Day 1996 Starz Thur. 4:30 p.m.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012 HBO Thur. 5 p.m.

Batman & Robin 1997 LOGO Thur. 7 p.m., 10 p.m.

Jurassic Park 1993 AMC Thur. 8 p.m., Fri. 5 p.m.

Rocky IV 1985 EPIX Thur. 8 p.m., Fri. 9:30 a.m., 4:30 p.m.

A Fish Called Wanda 1988 ESQTV Thur. 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m.

The Lost World: Jurassic Park 1997 AMC Thur. 11 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m.

Elf 2003 MTV Fri. 1 a.m., 2 p.m., Sat. 10 p.m.

Predator 1987 Starz Fri. 2:30 a.m.

Red Dawn 1984 ION Fri. 8 a.m., KPXN Fri. 11 a.m.

Stripes 1981 Encore Fri. 11:30 a.m., 11 p.m.

Scent of a Woman 1992 TMC Fri. noon, Sat. 3 a.m.

Rising Sun 1993 Sundance Fri. 1 p.m.

Big Daddy 1999 HBO Fri. 2:30 p.m.

Duel in the Sun 1946 TCM Fri. 6:30 p.m.

The Exorcist 1973 IFC Fri. 8 p.m.

The Last Samurai 2003 TNT Fri. 8 p.m.

Ocean's Eleven 2001 AMC Fri. 11 p.m.

Speed 1994 CMT Sat. midnight

Hulk 2003 TNT Sat. 1 a.m.

The Rugrats Movie 1998 Cinemax Sat. 6:30 a.m.

Wreck-It Ralph 2012 Encore Sat. 6:30 a.m., 4:30 p.m.

The Dark Knight Rises 2012 HBO Sat. 8 a.m., 5 p.m.

My Best Friend's Wedding 1997 Encore Sat. 8 a.m.

Men in Black 1997 Spike Sat. 10 a.m., Sun. midnight

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 2011 Family Sat. 11 a.m.

Doctor Dolittle 1998 Hallmark Sat. noon

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001 TNT Sat. noon

Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981 Spike Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Coming to America 1988 Comedy Central Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Cheaper by the Dozen 2003 Hallmark Sat. 2 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom 1984 Spike Sat. 3 p.m.

True Lies 1994 Cinemax Sat. 3:30 p.m.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002 TNT Sat. 4 p.m.

Dirty Dancing 1987 EPIX Sat. 4:30 p.m.

Kindergarten Cop 1990 TV Guide Sat. 5 p.m.

Tarzan 1999 Family Sat. 6 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 1989 Spike Sat. 6 p.m.

Jerry Maguire 1996 WE Sat. 7 p.m., 10 p.m.

Unforgiven 1992 REELZ Sat. 8 p.m.

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 TNT Sat. 8 p.m.

Revenge of the Nerds 1984 VH1 Sat. 8 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 2008 Spike Sat. 9 p.m.

Bachelor Party 1984 VH1 Sat. 10 p.m.

Catch Me if You Can 2002 TBS Sat. 11:30 p.m.

The Birdcage 1996 EPIX Sun. 3:30 a.m.

Con Air 1997 HBO Sun. 4 a.m.


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BRAVO, IFC & SUNDANCE IN PRIMETIME

Bravo, IFC & Sundance in primetime, airing the week of the week of Aug. 24 - 30

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 2004 IFC Sun. 8 p.m., 11 p.m.

Caddyshack 1980 Sundance Sun. 10 p.m., Mon. 12:30 a.m., AMC Fri. 2 a.m., 9:30 a.m., Sundance Sat. 3:30 p.m.

Braveheart 1995 IFC Mon. 8 p.m., 11:30 p.m.

Serial Mom 1994 Sundance Tue. 8 p.m.

Valkyrie 2008 IFC Tue. 9 p.m., 11:30 p.m.

Groundhog Day 1993 Sundance Tue. 10 p.m., Wed. midnight

Thelma & Louise 1991 Sundance Wed. 4 p.m., 10 p.m., Thur. 1 a.m.

Lake Dead 2007IFC Wed. 8 p.m., Thur. midnight

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning 2006 IFC Wed. 10 p.m., Thur. 2 a.m.

Rambo 2008 IFC Thur. 8 p.m.

The Exorcist 1973 IFC Fri. 8 p.m.

Exorcist II: The Heretic 1977 IFC Fri. 10:30 p.m.

The Devil Wears Prada 2006 Bravo Sat. 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m.

Half Baked 1998 IFC Sat. 8 p.m., 9:30 p.m.

Point Break 1991 Sundance Sat. 9 p.m., Sun. 2 a.m.


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THIS WEEK'S MOVIES A-Z

An alphabetical listing of movies on TV the week of the week of Aug. 24 - 30

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Abducted: The Carlina White Story (2012) Aunjanue Ellis, Keke Palmer. Ann Pettway kidnaps an infant from a New York hospital and raises the child as her own daughter. 1 hr. 30 mins. Lifetime Fri., August 29, 4 p.m.

Accidentally in Love (2010) Jennie Garth, Ethan Erickson. A car accident changes the lives of a single mother and a children's show actor. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Hallmark Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994) Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox. A bungling gumshoe uncovers more than just a simple kidnapping when he searches for the Miami Dolphins' missing mascot. (PG-13) 1 hr. 26 mins. HBO Mon., August 25, 3 p.m.

Action Jackson (1988) Carl Weathers, Craig T. Nelson. An Ivy League Detroit policeman steals an auto tycoon's mistress and stops his gang of assassins. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 4:30 p.m. Encore Mon., August 25, 2:30 p.m.

An Act of Murder (1948) Fredric March, Edmond O'Brien. A lawyer defends a judge who drove his terminally ill wife off a cliff and then turned himself in. (NR) 1 hr. 31 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 6:30 p.m.

Act of Valor (2012) Roselyn Sanchez, Jason Cottle. During a mission to rescue a kidnapped CIA agent, Navy SEALs uncover a worldwide terrorist plot against the U.S. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. FX Mon., August 25, 11 a.m. FX Sun., August 24, 4 p.m.

The Addams Family (1991) Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia. Gomez, Morticia and their ghoulish household are prey to a scam involving long-lost Uncle Fester. (PG-13) 1 hr. 42 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 5:30 p.m.

Addams Family Values (1993) Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia. Upon arrival of their mustachioed baby, Morticia and Gomez hire a greedy nanny who targets Uncle Fester. (PG-13) 1 hr. 33 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 8 p.m.

Addicted to Love (1997) Meg Ryan, Matthew Broderick. A man and a woman meet by chance, then collaborate to spy on their exes, who are live-in lovers. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Encore Wed., August 27, 4 p.m.

An Adventure in Space and Time (2013) David Bradley, Jessica Raine. In 1963, cast and crew create the landmark TV series ``Doctor Who,'' with actor William Hartnell in the title role. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. BBC America Sun., August 24, 6:30 a.m.

Afternoon Delight (2013) Kathryn Hahn, Juno Temple. A woman takes her husband to a strip club to spice up their marriage. After she gets a private dance from a sexy blond dancer, she invites the gal to work for her as a live-in nanny. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. Starz Tues., August 26, 1 a.m.

Air Force One (1997) Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman. Demanding the release of a political prisoner, a terrorist and his gang hijack the U.S. president's plane. (R) 2 hrs. 4 mins. AMC Sat., August 30, 2:30 p.m. AMC Tues., August 26, 10:30 p.m. AMC Tues., August 26, 5:30 p.m.

Alexander (2004) Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie. The young Macedonian king and general leads his army into battle to conquer much of the known world. (R) 2 hrs. 47 mins. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 3:30 p.m.

Alex Cross (2012) Tyler Perry, Matthew Fox. In Detroit, a cunning serial killer pushes young detective and psychologist Alex Cross to his moral and psychological limits. (PG-13) 1 hr. 41 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 11 p.m. TMC Mon., August 25, 10:30 a.m. TMC Mon., August 25, 8 p.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 11:30 a.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 7 p.m.

Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker (2006) Alex Pettyfer, Ewan McGregor. A teenage spy for MI6 investigates a billionaire who may have an ulterior motive for his recent donation of computers to England's schools. (PG) 1 hr. 33 mins. TOON Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

Alias a Gentleman (1948) Wallace Beery, Tom Drake. Prison cronies try for a rural jailbird's oil money by kidnapping a girl he thinks is his daughter. (NR) 1 hr. 16 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 11 p.m.

Alien 3 (1992) Sigourney Weaver, Charles S. Dutton. The survivor of several alien attacks is the only woman on a prison planet with a doctor, thugs, zealots and a horrific monster. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. BBC America Sun., August 24, 11 p.m.

Alien vs. Predator (2004) Sanaa Lathan, Raoul Bova. Members of an expedition discover two vicious extraterrestrial species dueling to the death in the Antarctic. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. AMC Mon., August 25, 3 a.m. AMC Mon., August 25, 12 p.m.

All About the Benjamins (2002) Ice Cube, Mike Epps. A bounty hunter and a con artist work together to retrieve a lottery ticket from a group of diamond thieves. (R) 1 hr. 38 mins. VH1 Sat., August 30, 12 a.m. VH1 Tues., August 26, 11:30 p.m. VH1 Wed., August 27, 11 a.m.

All Is Lost (2013) Robert Redford. During a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, a veteran sailor must face the possibility of his own death after his vessel, radio and navigation equipment become damaged. (PG-13) 1 hr. 45 mins. EPIX Wed., August 27, 9:30 p.m. EPIX Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m. EPIX Thur., August 28, 4 p.m.

Aloha, Scooby-Doo (2005) Voices of Frank Welker, Casey Kasem. Animated. The Mystery Inc. crew heads to Hawaii for a surfing contest and discovers the island spirits are angry over a resort's construction. (NR) 1 hr. 10 mins. TOON Mon., August 25, 10:30 a.m.

Amazing Grace (2006) Ioan Gruffudd, Romola Garai. William Wilberforce and his close friend, William Pitt, wage a lengthy battle to abolish slavery in Great Britain. (PG) 1 hr. 56 mins. KTBN Mon., August 25, 12:30 a.m.

Amélie (2001) Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz. An accidental find convinces a young woman to try to enrich the lives of a tobacco dealer, a painter and three lonely people. (R) 2 hrs. 1 mins. Showtime Thur., August 28, 3 a.m.

An American Haunting (2005) Donald Sutherland, Sissy Spacek. Strange and terrifying events plague a family in 1817 Tennessee after a fellow citizen places a curse on the father. (PG-13) 1 hr. 30 mins. IFC Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m.

American History X (1998) Edward Norton, Edward Furlong. A brutal skinhead emerges from prison reformed and tries to show his neo-Nazi brother the error of his ways. (R) 1 hr. 58 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 1 a.m.

American Hustle (2013) Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper. An ambitious FBI agent forces a con man and his partner to infiltrate the dangerous but seductive world of New Jersey's power-brokers and crime syndicates. (R) 2 hrs. 18 mins. Starz Mon., August 25, 2 a.m. Starz Mon., August 25, 10:30 a.m. Starz Mon., August 25, 9 p.m. Starz Sat., August 30, 12 a.m. Starz Sat., August 30, 2:30 p.m.

American Ninja (1985) Michael Dudikoff, Steve James. A GI rescues a colonel's daughter and fights an arms dealer's ninjas in the Philippines. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. EPIX Mon., August 25, 12 p.m.

The Angel Wore Red (1960) Ava Gardner, Dirk Bogarde. A priest joins Falangists in the Spanish Civil War and is taken prisoner with a prostitute he loves. (NR) 1 hr. 39 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 10 a.m.

Another Woman's Husband (2000) Lisa Rinna, Gail O'Grady. A shared detail threatens to snap the tight bond between two female friends. 1 hr. 36 mins. Lifetime Sun., August 24, 10 a.m.

Any Given Sunday (1999) Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz. A football head coach and an aging quarterback clash with the new, contemporary, money-oriented owner of their team. (R) 2 hrs. 42 mins. WGN A Sun., August 24, 4 p.m.

Arabesque (1966) Gregory Peck, Sophia Loren. A U.S. professor at Oxford turns spy with the mistress of a plotting Arab oilman. (NR) 1 hr. 45 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 9 p.m.

Arbitrage (2012) Richard Gere, Tim Roth. Desperate to sell his empire, a hedge-fund magnate seeks help from a former associate to cover up a critical error. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. EPIX Fri., August 29, 1 a.m. EPIX Fri., August 29, 2:30 p.m. EPIX Fri., August 29, 7:30 a.m.

Are We Done Yet? (2007) Ice Cube, Nia Long. A contractor with a bizarre business plan complicates a man's attempt to move his new family to the suburbs. (PG) 1 hr. 32 mins. Encore Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

As Cool as I Am (2013) Claire Danes, James Marsden. A precocious teen has a sexual awakening and later begins to realize that her parents' marriage is not as strong as she thought. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 10 a.m.

As Good as It Gets (1997) Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt. A New York City waitress, a gay painter and a dog help a misanthropic author reach a self-awakening. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 18 mins. Encore Wed., August 27, 12 p.m. Encore Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

The Associate (1996) Whoopi Goldberg, Dianne Wiest. A Wall Street whiz invents a male partner to attract clients for her fledgling investment business. (PG-13) 1 hr. 54 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 12 p.m.

ATL (2006) Tip Harris, Lauren London. Four Atlanta teenagers, whose lives revolve around hip-hop and rollerskating, face life-changing challenges on and off the rink. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. MTV Sat., August 30, 10 a.m.

At Middleton (2013) Andy Garcia, Vera Farmiga. Though adversaries at first, romantic sparks begin to fly between a surgeon and a retailer during a college tour with their teenage offspring. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Starz Wed., August 27, 11 a.m. Starz Wed., August 27, 7 p.m. Starz Thur., August 28, 12:30 a.m.

August Rush (2007) Freddie Highmore, Keri Russell. A boy uses his prodigious musical gifts to find his parents, unaware that they have begun a similar journey to find him. (PG) 1 hr. 53 mins. TV Guide Fri., August 29, 4 p.m. TV Guide Thur., August 28, 10:30 p.m.

Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) Mike Myers, Beyoncé Knowles. Austin must rescue his captive father and prevent Dr. Evil's malevolent minions from taking over the world. (PG-13) 1 hr. 34 mins. Oxygen Mon., August 25, 7 p.m. Oxygen Tues., August 26, 12 a.m.

Avatar (2009) Sam Worthington, Voice of Zoe Saldana. On an alien planet, a former Marine falls in love with a blue-skinned warrior and sides with her people against humankind's encroachment on their lush world. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 42 mins. FX Fri., August 29, 8 p.m. FX Sat., August 30, 12 a.m.

The Aviator (2004) Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett. During the 1930s and '40s, wealthy industrialist Howard Hughes gains fame as a movie producer, airplane designer and pilot. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 46 mins. Encore Wed., August 27, 12:30 a.m.


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Babylon A.D. (2008) Vin Diesel, Michelle Yeoh. A post-apocalyptic mercenary guards a nun and her young charge, who may be mankind's last hope for survival. (PG-13) 1 hr. 30 mins. FX Thur., August 28, 7:30 a.m. FX Wed., August 27, 11 a.m.

The Babysitter (1995) Alicia Silverstone, Jeremy London. An alluring teenage sitter becomes the object of her suburban clients' dreams and obsessions. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. EPIX Fri., August 29, 4:30 a.m.

Bachelor Party (1984) Tom Hanks, Tawny Kitaen. Hookers, a mule and a suicidal friend show up at the hotel bash for a school-bus driver getting married. (R) 1 hr. 46 mins. VH1 Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Backfire (1950) Virginia Mayo, Gordon MacRae. A World War II veteran and his nurse search for his buddy, a reformed hoodlum on the run. (NR) 1 hr. 31 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 1 p.m.

The Bad and the Beautiful (1952) Lana Turner, Kirk Douglas. A ruthless producer uses and discards Hollywood hopefuls as stepping stones to the top of the Tinseltown heap. (NR) 1 hr. 58 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 9:30 p.m.

The Bad News Bears (1976) Walter Matthau, Tatum O'Neal. The beer-drinking manager of a peewee team bribes a girl pitcher to lead his losers. (PG) 1 hr. 42 mins. EPIX Sat., August 30, 9:30 a.m.

Bad News Bears (2005) Billy Bob Thornton, Greg Kinnear. A single mother recruits a former baseball player to coach a ragtag team of misfit Little Leaguers. (PG-13) 1 hr. 53 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 7 p.m.

Bad Teacher (2011) Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake. A rude, drug-abusing educator vies with a perky colleague for the attentions of a rich and handsome substitute teacher. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. FX Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

Baggage Claim (2013) Paula Patton, Derek Luke. As her younger sister's wedding draws near, an unmarried flight attendant embarks on a cross-country search to find a husband of her own. (PG-13) 1 hr. 36 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 6 p.m. HBO Wed., August 27, 1 a.m. HBO Sat., August 30, 1:30 p.m.

Bait (2012) Phoebe Tonkin, Sharni Vinson. A freak tsunami traps a group of people in a submerged grocery store. As they try to escape, they are hunted by white sharks that are hungry for meat. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Sat., August 30, 9 p.m.

Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002) Antonio Banderas, Lucy Liu. A former FBI agent plays cat-and-mouse games with a deadly and elusive woman after she kidnaps a child. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. Syfy Wed., August 27, 10:30 p.m.

The Bank Job (2008) Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows. In 1971 London, a car dealer and his gang of thieves break into a bank vault and find far more than cash and jewelry. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. IFC Mon., August 25, 10 a.m. IFC Tues., August 26, 5:30 a.m.

Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004) Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer. The owner of a barbershop faces pressure from a corporation that is opening establishments in his neighborhood. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 6 p.m.

Barbershop (2002) Ice Cube, Anthony Anderson. The owner of a popular barbershop considers selling the place to a loan shark who wants to convert it into a strip club. (PG-13) 1 hr. 42 mins. BET Mon., August 25, 7 p.m. BET Tues., August 26, 12:30 p.m.

Barrio Tales (2012) Carson Aune, Isait De La Fuente. Two teenagers are disappointed after they sneak into the border town of Barrio, Mexico, but all they find is an old story teller. Their disappointment quickly fades when she regales them with three horrific tales filled with violence and blood. (R) 1 hr. 24 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 5:30 p.m.

Batman Returns (1992) Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito. The Caped Crusader clashes with Catwoman and saves gloomy Gotham City from the foul Penguin's plot. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 6 mins. LOGO Thur., August 28, 4 p.m. LOGO Wed., August 27, 9 p.m.

Batman & Robin (1997) Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney. Batgirl joins the caped crusaders to stop Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy from wreaking revenge upon the world. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 10 mins. LOGO Thur., August 28, 6:30 p.m. LOGO Thur., August 28, 10 p.m.

Batman (1989) Jack Nicholson, Michael Keaton. The Caped Crusader saves dismal Gotham City and gorgeous Vicki Vale from the freaky Joker. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 6 mins. ION Wed., August 27, 8 a.m. KPXN Wed., August 27, 10:30 a.m.

Battle in Seattle (2007) André Benjamin, Woody Harrelson. In 1999 authorities try in vain to maintain order as protests against the World Trade Organization Conference erupt in violence. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. KCOP Sat., August 30, 12 p.m.

Battleship (2012) Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgerd. An epic adventure unfolds across the high seas, as American sailors go to war against an army of invading aliens. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 11 mins. FX Sat., August 30, 9 p.m. FX Sun., August 24, 7 p.m. FX Tues., August 26, 6:30 p.m.

Beaches (1988) Bette Midler, Barbara Hershey. Two women from different backgrounds are best friends through girlhood, careers and tragedy. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 3 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 6 a.m. Showtime Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m.

The Beach (2000) Leonardo DiCaprio, Tilda Swinton. Young people seek Nirvana on an island off the coast of Thailand, only to discover it is not what it seems. (R) 2 hrs. Sundance Sat., August 30, 11:30 p.m.

Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996) Voices of Mike Judge, Bruce Willis. Animated. Numbskull teens wander after their stolen television and into the clutches of arms dealers. (PG-13) 1 hr. 20 mins. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.

Beer League (2006) Artie Lange, Ralph Macchio. Competitive spirits hit their peak when rowdy members of two New Jersey softball teams must win or face expulsion. (R) 1 hr. 26 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 12 a.m.

Bee Season (2005) Richard Gere, Juliette Binoche. A professor's obsession with his daughter's gift for spelling becomes detrimental to his relationship with his wife and son. (PG-13) 1 hr. 45 mins. HBO Fri., August 29, 12 p.m. HBO Mon., August 25, 11:30 a.m.

Beetlejuice (1988) Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin. A ghoul helps a newly dead couple haunt the tasteless new owners of their beloved home. (PG) 1 hr. 32 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 10 p.m.

Before Midnight (2013) Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy. On the last night of their idyllic Greek vacation, longtime lovers Jesse and Celine reminisce about their lives together and what different choices might have brought. (R) 1 hr. 49 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 1:30 p.m.

Behind Enemy Lines (2001) Owen Wilson, Gene Hackman. A Navy admiral orders the rescue of a fighter pilot after the Serbs shoot down his plane in Bosnia. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 4 p.m.

Belly 2: Millionaire Boyz Club (2008) The Game, Shari Headley. An ex-convict falls for a policewoman while trying to readjust to life. (R) 1 hr. 16 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 4:30 a.m.

Belly (1998) Nas, DMX. Two young friends involved in organized crime and drug dealing find that their priorities differ. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 12:30 a.m.

Beloved (1998) Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover. Horrible secrets and supernatural forces come to light in the home of a former slave, her daughter and a companion. (R) 2 hrs. 52 mins. OWN Sat., August 30, 11 p.m. OWN Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

The Best Man (1999) Taye Diggs, Nia Long. A writer heads to New York to be best man at a friend's wedding, where he meets up with an old flame. (R) 2 hrs. BET Mon., August 25, 9 p.m. BET Tues., August 26, 3 p.m.

The Best Offer (2013) Jim Sturgess, Geoffrey Rush. An eccentric art auctioneer becomes obsessed with an heiress. (R) 2 hrs. 4 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 5:30 p.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 1:30 p.m.

Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold. A clever detective from Detroit shows Los Angeles how to stop a hit woman's so-called Alphabet Crimes. (R) 1 hr. 43 mins. REELZ Mon., August 25, 7 p.m.

Beyond Loch Ness (2008) Brian Krause, Don S. Davis. A vengeful scientist traces the Loch Ness monster to Lake Superior. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. Syfy Fri., August 29, 12 p.m.

The Bigamist (1953) Edmond O'Brien, Joan Fontaine. A traveling salesman with a wife in San Francisco marries a waitress in Los Angeles. (NR) 1 hr. 20 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 10 p.m.

Big Business (1988) Bette Midler, Lily Tomlin. Mismatched at birth, two sets of twins meet as opposites in Manhattan and confuse a corporate deal. (PG) 1 hr. 37 mins. TMC Sun., August 24, 7 a.m.

Big Daddy (1999) Adam Sandler, Joey Lauren Adams. Hoping to lure back his exasperated girlfriend, a goofy slacker gains custody of a 5-year-old boy. (PG-13) 1 hr. 33 mins. HBO Fri., August 29, 2:30 p.m.

Big Easy Express (2012) Indie bands Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Old Crow Medicine Show and Mumford & Sons embark on a six-city tour together and travel to their concert destinations aboard an antique train. (NR) 1 hr. 6 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 8 a.m.

Big Fish (2003) Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney. A young journalist searches for the truth behind the tall tales told by his ailing father. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 5 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 1:30 a.m. Encore Wed., August 27, 5:30 p.m. Encore Wed., August 27, 6 a.m.

The Big Wedding (2013) Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton. A long-divorced couple must pretend they're still happily married when their adopted son's ultraconservative biological mother flies in for the young man's nuptials. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. EPIX Fri., August 29, 9:30 p.m. EPIX Sat., August 30, 8 a.m. EPIX Sat., August 30, 3 p.m.

Bikini Spring Break (2012) Robert Carradine, Rachel Alig. Coeds from a small, conservative college get a little crazy after the bus for their marching band breaks down in Fort Lauderdale during spring break. (R) 1 hr. 28 mins. TMC Sat., August 30, 1:30 a.m.

The Birdcage (1996) Robin Williams, Gene Hackman. In Miami Beach a gay couple pretend to be man and wife when a son's future father-in-law and family visit. (R) 1 hr. 59 mins. EPIX Sun., August 31, 3:30 a.m.

The Black Book (1949) Robert Cummings, Richard Basehart. An enemy of Robespierre steals the secret book listing his candidates for the guillotine. (NR) 1 hr. 29 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 11:30 a.m.

Black Knight (2001) Martin Lawrence, Marsha Thomason. An underachiever in Los Angeles time-travels to 14th-century England and battles an evil king. (PG-13) 1 hr. 35 mins. VH1 Sat., August 30, 2:30 a.m.

Black Rain (1989) Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia. Two New York police detectives take an underworld upstart back to Osaka, Japan. (R) 2 hrs. 5 mins. KDOC Sat., August 30, 4:30 p.m.

Black Swan (2010) Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis. A ballerina begins to lose her fragile grip on reality as a sultry newcomer threatens to usurp her position as the lead dancer in ``Swan Lake.'' (R) 1 hr. 48 mins. Sundance Thur., August 28, 5 p.m. Sundance Fri., August 29, 2 a.m.

The Bleeding (2009) Vinnie Jones, Michael Matthias. A soldier returns home from Afghanistan and finds that his parents have been murdered and his brother has been reborn as a vampire king. (R) 1 hr. 23 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 3 a.m.

Blue Caprice (2013) Isaiah Washington, Tequan Richmond. A man trains a teenager and turns him into a deadly sniper, then the duo embarks on a rampage across America. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 2 a.m.

Blue Chips (1994) Nick Nolte, Mary McDonnell. Corrupt recruiting practices cast a cloud over a college basketball coach's discovery of three amazing players. (PG-13) 1 hr. 48 mins. EPIX Sat., August 30, 3:30 a.m.

Blue Hawaii (1962) Elvis Presley, Joan Blackman. A pineapple tycoon's rebellious son turns island tour guide with his girlfriend. (PG) 1 hr. 43 mins. Encore Wed., August 27, 8 a.m.

Blue Jasmine (2013) Alec Baldwin, Cate Blanchett. After her marriage collapses, a New York socialite moves into her sister's modest apartment in San Francisco, where she takes a job in a dentist's office and pushes her sister to rethink her choices in men. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Starz Sun., August 24, 4:30 p.m. Starz Tues., August 26, 2:30 a.m. Starz Tues., August 26, 10:30 a.m. Starz Tues., August 26, 5 p.m.

Blue Streak (1999) Martin Lawrence, Luke Wilson. A jewel thief returns to a construction site to retrieve his cache and finds a police station on the spot. (PG-13) 1 hr. 34 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 1 p.m.

Boat Trip (2003) Cuba Gooding Jr., Horatio Sanz. Two skirt-chasing buddies discover too late that their travel agent has booked them on an all-gay cruise. (R) 1 hr. 34 mins. ION Mon., August 25, 8 a.m. ION Sun., August 24, 8 a.m. KPXN Mon., August 25, 10:30 a.m. KPXN Sun., August 24, 10:30 a.m.

Body of Evidence (1992) Madonna, Willem Dafoe. A lawyer defends a gold digger for murder by sex, a charge whose validity he soon sees for himself. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. EPIX Sat., August 30, 2 a.m. EPIX Tues., August 26, 1:30 a.m.

The Bone Collector (1999) Denzel Washington, Angelina Jolie. A quadriplegic detective and a patrol cop try to catch a killer re-creating grisly crimes. (R) 1 hr. 58 mins. AMC Wed., August 27, 2 p.m.

The Book of Beasts (2009) Laura Harris, James Callis. A princess seeks the help of Merlin the wizard to save Camelot from an evil force. (NR) 1 hr. 32 mins. Syfy Thur., August 28, 3 a.m.

The Book Thief (2013) Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson. In Nazi-era Germany, Death narrates a tale of a foster child, who learns to read from the kindly father and befriends a Jewish boy, whom her foster parents are hiding. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 7 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 7:30 a.m. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 5:30 a.m.

Boys on the Side (1995) Whoopi Goldberg, Mary-Louise Parker. Three women share a road trip that stops in Tucson, Ariz., when one becomes ill. (R) 1 hr. 57 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 6 p.m.

Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988) Chuck Norris, Aki Aleong. A U.S. colonel returns to Vietnam and fights his way out with his wife, son and Amerasian orphans. (R) 1 hr. 43 mins. REELZ Mon., August 25, 5 p.m. REELZ Sun., August 24, 7 p.m.

Brass Target (1978) Sophia Loren, George Kennedy. Nazi gold and a love triangle enter the theory that Gen. George S. Patton Jr. died by an assassin. (PG) 1 hr. 51 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 1 p.m.

Braveheart (1995) Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau. Enraged by the killing of his wife, Scotsman William Wallace leads a revolt against the tyrannical English king in the 13th century. (R) 2 hrs. 57 mins. IFC Mon., August 25, 8 p.m. IFC Mon., August 25, 11:30 p.m.

Breakin' All the Rules (2004) Jamie Foxx, Gabrielle Union. Complications arise after a man writes a successful how-to book on ending romantic relationships. (PG-13) 1 hr. 25 mins. Starz Wed., August 27, 6 a.m.

The Bride Goes Wild (1948) Van Johnson, June Allyson. A New England teacher is hired to illustrate a book for Uncle Bump, a children's author who hates children. (NR) 1 hr. 38 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 3 a.m.

Bridesmaids (2011) Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph. Though broke and lovelorn, a woman takes on the strange and expensive rituals associated with being her best friend's maid of honor. (R) 2 hrs. 5 mins. USA Sun., August 24, 1 p.m.

Bring It On (2000) Kirsten Dunst, Eliza Dushku. An urban cheerleading squad accuses a champion team's captain of stealing its choreography on the eve of a national competition. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 9:30 a.m.

The Brothers Bloom (2008) Rachel Weisz, Adrien Brody. A swindler falls in love with the eccentric heiress he and his brother have chosen as their final mark before quitting con games. (PG-13) 1 hr. 49 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 8:30 a.m. TMC Tues., August 26, 3:30 p.m.

Bully (2001) Brad Renfro, Rachel Miner. Florida teenagers lure the school bully to a swamp, then beat him to death. (R) 1 hr. 47 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 1 a.m.


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Cabin Boy (1994) Chris Elliott, Ritch Brinkley. A prep-school snob en route to Hawaii meets unfriendly fishermen aboard the wrong boat. (PG-13) 1 hr. 20 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 5 p.m.

Cabin Fever (2002) Jordan Ladd, James DeBello. College students fall prey to a flesh-eating virus after they head to the woods for a vacation. (R) 1 hr. 34 mins. IFC Fri., August 29, 2 a.m.

Caddyshack (1980) Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield. Oddballs and gophers undermine a country-club caddy out to win a college scholarship. (R) 1 hr. 38 mins. AMC Fri., August 29, 1:30 a.m. AMC Fri., August 29, 9 a.m. Sundance Mon., August 25, 12 a.m. Sundance Sat., August 30, 3:30 p.m. Sundance Sun., August 24, 10 p.m.

Cafeteria Man (2011) Chef Tony Geraci, food-service director for Baltimore's public schools, spearheads a campaign to replace school lunches made of processed foods with locally grown, freshly prepared meals. (NR) 1 hr. 18 mins. KLCS Sun., August 24, 6:30 p.m.

The Call (2013) Halle Berry, Abigail Breslin. A 911 operator must confront a killer from her past in order to save a kidnapped teenager. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 3 p.m. Starz Mon., August 25, 5 p.m. Starz Sat., August 30, 2:30 a.m.

Camp Nowhere (1994) Jonathan Jackson, Christopher Lloyd. Youths dupe their parents into sending them to an unsupervised summer camp. (PG) 1 hr. 36 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 7 a.m.

Can't Hardly Wait (1998) Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ethan Embry. A teen decides to proclaim his love for a classmate at their high-school graduation party. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. VH1 Fri., August 29, 5 p.m. VH1 Sat., August 30, 1:30 p.m.

Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart (2014) A murder in a small town became one of the highest profile cases in the 20th century. (NR) HBO Mon., August 25, 8 a.m. HBO Sun., August 24, 2:30 p.m. HBO Tues., August 26, 4 p.m.

Carrie (2013) Chloë Grace Moretz, Julianne Moore. Tormented by her peers and sheltered by her religious mother, an awkward teenager unleashes her hidden, telekinetic powers after a sick prank at her senior prom pushes her over the edge. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. EPIX Fri., August 29, 11 p.m. EPIX Sat., August 30, 11 a.m. EPIX Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

A Case of You (2013) Justin Long, Evan Rachel Wood. Rejected by the girl of his dreams, a writer creates an online alter ego that makes her fall for him. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 11 p.m. TMC Wed., August 27, 4 p.m.

Casper (1995) Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman. A teen who lost her mother befriends friendly ghost Casper while staying at a mean heiress's haunted mansion. (PG) 1 hr. 40 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 3:30 p.m.

Catch Me if You Can (2002) Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks. An FBI agent pursues Frank Abagnale Jr., a con man who assumes various identities and commits forgery. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 20 mins. TBS Sat., August 30, 11:30 p.m.

Catwoman (2004) Halle Berry, Benjamin Bratt. A shy artist acquires feline speed, agility and keen senses following a brush with death. (PG-13) 1 hr. 44 mins. KCOP Sun., August 24, 11:30 a.m.

The Change-Up (2011) Ryan Reynolds, Jason Bateman. Envious of each other's lives, an overworked lawyer and his seemingly carefree buddy awake after a drunken binge and find they have somehow switched bodies. (R) 1 hr. 52 mins. TBS Fri., August 29, 10 p.m. TBS Sat., August 30, 10 a.m.

Chariots of Fire (1981) Ben Cross, Ian Charleson. Personal goals spur British runners Harold Abrahams and Eric Liddell to compete in the 1924 Olympics. (PG) 2 hrs. 3 mins. KTBN Tues., August 26, 11 p.m.

Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003) Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore. Three private detectives work under cover to retrieve two rings that contain cryptic information. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. Starz Tues., August 26, 6:30 a.m. Starz Tues., August 26, 3:30 p.m.

Charlie's Angels (2000) Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore. Three private detectives try to rescue a kidnapped computer pro whose voice-ID software would threaten global security. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 5 a.m. Encore Mon., August 25, 9:30 p.m.

Cheaper by the Dozen (2003) Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt. While his wife is away on business, a college football coach must handle the chaos surrounding his 12 children. (PG) 1 hr. 38 mins. Hallmark Sat., August 30, 2 p.m.

The Cheetah Girls: One World (2008) Adrienne Bailon, Kiely Williams. The Cheetah Girls go to India to appear in a Bollywood musical, but the director can choose only one of them for the role. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Disney Mon., August 25, 2 a.m.

A Child Is Born (1940) Geraldine Fitzgerald, Jeffrey Lynn. A vaudeville star, a killer and others see their pregnancies differently in a maternity ward. (NR) 1 hr. 19 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 8:30 a.m.

Children of the Corn (2009) David Anders, Kandyse McClure. While traveling through rural Nebraska, a couple encounters a religious cult of murderous children who worship a god that lives in their cornfield. (NR) 1 hr. 32 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 3 p.m.

Christmas in July (1940) Dick Powell, Ellen Drew. A penniless office worker goes on a spending spree after fellow workers trick him into believing he has won a contest. (NR) 1 hr. 7 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 5 p.m.

Cinderella Man (2005) Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger. Despite a string of losses and injuries, boxer Jim Braddock makes a dramatic comeback and faces champion Max Baer. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 24 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 12:30 p.m.

Citizen Kane (1941) Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten. Enigmatic newspaper magnate Charles Foster Kane rises, falls and leaves behind a riddle with his dying breath. (PG) 1 hr. 59 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 11 p.m.

City of Ghosts (2002) Matt Dillon, James Caan. A New York insurance man travels to Cambodia to locate his partner, who has stolen money from offshore accounts. (R) 1 hr. 56 mins. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 4 a.m.

A Civil Action (1998) John Travolta, Robert Duvall. A lawyer crusades for years on behalf of Massachusetts families whose children died from pollutants in the water. (PG-13) 1 hr. 52 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 7 a.m.

The Claim (2000) Peter Mullan, Wes Bentley. Twenty years after a town's founder trades his wife and daughter for a gold claim, the two arrive in his town. (R) 2 hrs. Encore Mon., August 25, 3:30 a.m.

Clash of the Titans (2010) Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson. Perseus, the son of Zeus, embarks on a dangerous mission to prevent Hades from toppling the king of the gods and laying waste to Earth. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. TNT Sun., August 24, 12 p.m. TNT Sun., August 31, 2 a.m.

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs (2009) Voices of Bill Hader, Anna Faris. Animated. When hard times hit the town of Swallow Falls, a failed inventor constructs a device that turns water into delicious food. (PG) 1 hr. 30 mins. Nickelodeon Sun., August 24, 12 p.m.

Cocktail (1988) Tom Cruise, Bryan Brown. The hottest bartender in Manhattan leaves his partner, goes to Jamaica and falls for a nice girl. (R) 1 hr. 44 mins. CMT Tues., August 26, 11 a.m.

Coffee Town (2013) Glenn Howerton, Steve Little. A website manager takes action to save his freeloading existence when he learns that the cafe he uses as his office will be converted into a bar. (NR) 1 hr. 28 mins. HBO Thur., August 28, 6:30 a.m.

The Cold Light of Day (2012) Henry Cavill, Verónica Echegui. A vacation in Spain turns nightmarish when a man's family is kidnapped by agents who are hell-bent on recovering a mysterious briefcase. (PG-13) 1 hr. 33 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 8:30 a.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 3:30 p.m.

Cold Mountain (2003) Jude Law, Nicole Kidman. During the Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier abandons his duties to make his way home to his sweetheart. (R) 2 hrs. 35 mins. WGN A Sun., August 24, 6 a.m.

Colleen (1936) Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell. A millionaire's nephew saves him from a gold digger and falls for a woman in a dress shop. (NR) 1 hr. 29 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 3 a.m.

The Color of Rain (2014) Lacey Chabert, Warren Christie. While consoling each other over the recent loss of their spouses, a man and a woman grow close and fall in love. 1 hr. 30 mins. Hallmark Sat., August 30, 4 p.m. Hallmark Sun., August 24, 1 p.m. Hallmark Sun., August 24, 8:30 p.m.

The Comebacks (2007) David Koechner, Carl Weathers. The unluckiest coach in the history of college football gets one last chance to redeem himself by taking over the worst team and turning it around. (NR) 1 hr. 47 mins. Comedy Central Sat., August 30, 10:30 a.m.

Coming to America (1988) Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall. Pampered Prince Akeem of Zamunda comes to New York with his royal sidekick to find a true-love bride. (R) 1 hr. 56 mins. Comedy Central Sat., August 30, 12:30 p.m.

The Company You Keep (2012) Robert Redford, Shia LaBeouf. After a reporter uncovers his real identity, a former Weather Underground activist goes on the run to track down his former lover, a fellow member of his cell who never gave up the fight. (R) 2 hrs. 1 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 1:30 a.m. Encore Thur., August 28, 12:30 p.m. Encore Fri., August 29, 3 a.m.

Con Air (1997) Nicolas Cage, John Cusack. A wrongly convicted parolee on a flight with a group of vicious prisoners tries to stop their violent hijacking. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. HBO Sun., August 31, 3:30 a.m.

Coney Island (1943) Betty Grable, Cesar Romero. Two big operators aim to please the leggy star of the circa-1900 Coney Island midway. (NR) 1 hr. 36 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

The Confession (1999) Alec Baldwin, Amy Irving. Hired to defend a client who killed to avenge his son's death, a lawyer struggles with morality and self-interest. (R) 1 hr. 54 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 1 p.m.

The Conjuring (2013) Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson. Paranormal investigators Lorraine and Ed Warren confront a powerful demonic entity when they try to help parents and children being terrorized in their secluded farmhouse. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 12:30 p.m. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 3 p.m.

The Contender (2000) Joan Allen, Gary Oldman. A vice presidential nominee refuses to testify at her confirmation hearing after an adversary smears her with a college incident. (R) 2 hrs. 6 mins. Sundance Sat., August 30, 1 p.m.

The Cookout (2004) Ja Rule, Tim Meadows. After her son signs a contract with an NBA team, a woman invites friends and family to a wild barbecue at his new mansion. (PG-13) 1 hr. 28 mins. BET Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m. BET Wed., August 27, 3:30 p.m.

Cool Hand Luke (1967) Paul Newman, George Kennedy. A likable Southern loner on a chain gang resists the captain and keeps trying to escape. (GP) 2 hrs. 9 mins. ESQTV Mon., August 25, 10 p.m.

Cool Runnings (1993) Leon, Doug E. Doug. Two Jamaicans make their way to Calgary as long-shot bobsledders in the 1988 Olympics. (PG) 1 hr. 37 mins. Showtime Thur., August 28, 8 a.m.

Cosi (1996) Ben Mendelsohn, Barry Otto. A drifter lives near a slaughterhouse, works in a Sydney asylum and reluctantly directs mental patients in an operatic production. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 10 a.m.

The Covenant (2006) Edward Furlong, Michael Madsen. A corporate climber falls under the spell of an evil character. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. LOGO Tues., August 26, 11:30 p.m. LOGO Wed., August 27, 7 p.m.

Cow Country (1953) Edmond O'Brien, Helen Westcott. A Texas cowboy saves indebted cattlemen from a crook in cahoots with a banker. (NR) 1 hr. 22 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 8 a.m.

Coyote Ugly (2000) Piper Perabo, Adam Garcia. A woman finds her dreams of singing sidelined by the notoriety she receives as a New York City barmaid. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. Starz Sun., August 24, 7:30 a.m. Starz Thur., August 28, 9 p.m.

Crazy Kind of Love (2012) Virginia Madsen, Graham Rogers. A newly single woman relies on her grown sons to keep life interesting. As a romance blooms between a son and a new young woman in town, she realizes that love is a multifaceted emotion. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 4:30 a.m.

Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011) Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling. A self-styled Lothario teaches a suddenly single 40-something how to be a hit with the ladies. (PG-13) 1 hr. 58 mins. FX Sat., August 30, 12:30 p.m.

The Crow: City of Angels (1996) Vincent Perez, Mia Kirshner. A magic black crow guides a motorcycle mechanic who returns to avenge the murders of himself and his son. (R) 1 hr. 24 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 8 p.m.

The Crucible (1996) Daniel Day-Lewis, Winona Ryder. A 17th-century Salem woman accuses an ex-lover's wife of witchery in an adaptation of the Arthur Miller play. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 3 mins. Sundance Mon., August 25, 7 a.m. Sundance Tues., August 26, 2:30 a.m.

Cry-Baby (1990) Johnny Depp, Amy Locane. A prim and proper schoolgirl goes against her mother's wishes when she dates a motorcycle-riding juvenile delinquent. (PG-13) 1 hr. 25 mins. IFC Sun., August 24, 6 a.m.

Cry in the Night (1956) Edmond O'Brien, Brian Donlevy. A policeman hunts down and slaps around a peeping Tom who has kidnapped the captain's daughter. (NR) 1 hr. 15 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 6:30 a.m.


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Daddy's Little Girls (2007) Gabrielle Union, Idris Elba. An unexpected romance blooms between a struggling mechanic and the attorney who is representing him in a custody battle for his young daughters. (PG-13) 1 hr. 35 mins. BET Sat., August 30, 3 p.m. BET Sun., August 31, 1 a.m.

Dames (1934) Joan Blondell, Dick Powell. A chorus girl, producer and dancer put on a Broadway show. Choreographed by Busby Berkeley. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 8 p.m.

Dance Flick (2009) Shoshana Bush, Damon Wayans Jr. Two teens from opposite sides of the tracks come together through their passion for dancing and their desire to win the mother of all dance battles. (PG-13) 1 hr. 23 mins. VH1 Tues., August 26, 3:30 p.m. VH1 Wed., August 27, 3:30 a.m.

Danger Zone (1996) Billy Zane, Robert Downey Jr. Those seeking hijacked plutonium use an engineer heading to the site of a toxic spill in East Africa. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 5 a.m.

The Dark Half (1993) Timothy Hutton, Amy Madigan. Based on Stephen King's novel about a writer whose seedy alter ego manifests itself through murder. (R) 2 hrs. 2 mins. EPIX Mon., August 25, 6 a.m.

The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway. Eight years after he took the blame for Harvey Dent's death and vanished into the night, Batman is forced out of his self-imposed exile by a cunning cat burglar and a merciless terrorist called Bane. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 45 mins. HBO Sat., August 30, 8 a.m. HBO Sat., August 30, 5 p.m.

Darklight (2004) Shiri Appleby, Richard Burgi. A demon and a member of a secret society join forces to kill an evil beast before it can unleash a worldwide plague. 1 hr. 36 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 8:30 a.m.

Dark Relic (2010) James Frain, Clemency Burton-Hill. In 1099, a knight unites with unlikely allies to defeat a murderous demon. (NR) 1 hr. 28 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 11 a.m.

Dark Skies (2013) Keri Russell, Josh Hamilton. A couple and their children gather their courage and determination to combat a terrifying threat that may be from an alien force. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 9 a.m. Showtime Wed., August 27, 6 p.m.

Dawn of the Dead (2004) Sarah Polley, Ving Rhames. A nurse, a policeman and other residents of Milwaukee fight flesh-eating zombies while trapped in a mall. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 6 p.m. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 6 p.m.

Dawn Rider (2012) Donald Sutherland, Christian Slater. John Mason's father is killed during a fight, and John is wounded. Later he tracks down his father's killer but goes to face him not knowing someone has removed the bullets from his gun. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. Showtime Sun., August 24, 7:30 a.m. Showtime Sun., August 24, 1:30 p.m. Showtime Thur., August 28, 2 p.m.

A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014) Whoopi Goldberg, Ving Rhames. Worried that her next asthma attack may kill her, a woman tries to solve the problems of her estranged husband and their four adult children. 1 hr. 30 mins. Lifetime Fri., August 29, 9:30 p.m. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 2 a.m.

The Day the Bookies Wept (1939) Joe Penner, Betty Grable. Cabbies send a chump driver to buy a racehorse, and he buys one that runs on beer. (NR) 53 mins. TCM Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

Dazed and Confused (1993) Jason London, Wiley Wiggins. Assorted teens waste another day of school before getting down to wasting summer in 1976 Austin, Texas. (R) 1 hr. 43 mins. VH1 Fri., August 29, 2 a.m. VH1 Thur., August 28, 5:30 p.m.

Deadline (2009) Brittany Murphy, Tammy Blanchard. A screenwriter has a psychological breakdown while finishing a script. (R) 1 hr. 29 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 11:30 p.m. TMC Thur., August 28, 6:30 p.m.

The Dead Pool (1988) Clint Eastwood, Patricia Clarkson. San Francisco's ``Dirty Harry'' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. Encore Sat., August 30, 12 p.m.

Death Wish (1974) Charles Bronson, Hope Lange. A New York architect turns vigilante hit man after thugs attack his wife and daughter. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. EPIX Sun., August 31, 2 a.m.

Deep Cover (1992) Larry Fishburne, Jeff Goldblum. An undercover officer hooks up with a lawyer who deals drugs for a West Coast cartel run by a foreign diplomat. (R) 1 hr. 48 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 3 a.m.

Delta Force II: The Colombian Connection (1990) Chuck Norris, Billy Drago. A colonel leads Marines on a mission to destroy a Latin drug thug's cocaine cartel. (R) 1 hr. 50 mins. REELZ Sun., August 24, 12 p.m.

Depraved (1956) Anne Heywood, Robert Arden. An Army officer helps his lover kill her boozing husband. (NR) 1 hr. 10 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 11 p.m.

Derailed (2005) Clive Owen, Jennifer Aniston. Adulterous lovers must turn the tables on a violent blackmailer to save their respective families. (R) 1 hr. 47 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 12 a.m.

Detachment (2011) Adrien Brody, Marcia Gay Harden. A substitute teacher and a principal are among those trying to maintain their sanity in the face of a crumbling high-school environment. (NR) 1 hr. 37 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 4 a.m.

Detention of the Dead (2012) Jacob Zachar, Alexa Nikolas. Misfit high-school students must learn to work together for survival after becoming locked in detention with a horde of hungry zombies. (NR) 1 hr. 27 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 2 p.m.

The Devil Wears Prada (2006) Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway. A recent college graduate lands a job working for a famous and diabolical editor of a New York fashion magazine. (PG-13) 1 hr. 49 mins. Bravo Sat., August 30, 8 p.m. Bravo Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010) Zachary Gordon, Robert Capron. A middle-school student chronicles his misadventures, as he navigates his way through a series of social land-mines. (PG) 1 hr. 32 mins. TOON Fri., August 29, 10 a.m. TOON Thur., August 28, 4 p.m.

Die Hard With a Vengeance (1995) Bruce Willis, Jeremy Irons. Suspended from the police force, John McClane enlists a Harlem shopkeeper to help stop a terrorist bomber. (R) 2 hrs. 8 mins. Spike Mon., August 25, 10 a.m.

Die Hard (1988) Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman. A New York policeman outwits foreign thugs holding his wife and others in a Los Angeles high-rise. (R) 2 hrs. 11 mins. ESQTV Sun., August 24, 12 p.m. ESQTV Sun., August 31, 5 a.m.

The Dilemma (2011) Vince Vaughn, Kevin James. As an important presentation nears, a business partner agonizes over whether to tell his associate and friend that he saw the man's wife out with another guy. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. E! Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Dinocroc vs. Supergator (2010) David Carradine, Delia Sheppard. Gigantic reptilian creatures chomp on people after escaping from an island facility. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Sun., August 31, 2:30 a.m.

Dinoshark (2010) Eric Balfour, Aarón Díaz. A prehistoric shark unfreezes from an Arctic glacier and finds a feeding ground full of tourists and locals near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. (NR) 1 hr. 32 mins. Syfy Sat., August 30, 11 a.m.

Dirty Dancing (1987) Jennifer Grey, Patrick Swayze. A doctor's teenage daughter gets slinky with the dance teacher at a Catskills resort in the summer of 1963. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. EPIX Sat., August 30, 4 p.m.

D.O.A. (1949) Edmond O'Brien, Pamela Britton. A dying accountant has a few days left to find out who spiked his drink with poison and why. (NR) 1 hr. 23 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 5 p.m.

Doc of the Dead (2014) Filmmaker Alexandre O. Philippe examines the zombie phenomenon in today's popular culture. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. EPIX Tues., August 26, 10:30 a.m.

Doctor Dolittle (1998) Eddie Murphy, Ossie Davis. A 20th-century San Francisco doctor rediscovers his ability to communicate with animals. (PG-13) 1 hr. 25 mins. Hallmark Sat., August 30, 12 p.m.

Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004) Vince Vaughn, Christine Taylor. The owner of a gym and an overbearing entrepreneur form dodgeball teams to compete for $50,000 in Las Vegas. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. HBO Thur., August 28, 10 a.m.

The Dolly Sisters (1946) Betty Grable, John Payne. Hungarian stage sisters Jenny and Rosie dazzle early 1900s audiences from Broadway to the Riviera. (NR) 1 hr. 54 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 1 p.m.

Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist (2005) Stellan Skarsgard, Gabriel Mann. While visiting an excavation site in Kenya, a former priest sees signs of demonic possession. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. IFC Fri., August 29, 5:30 p.m.

Don't Turn 'Em Loose (1936) Lewis Stone, James Gleason. A small-town parole-board officer has the final say about his criminal son. (NR) 1 hr. 8 mins. TCM Sun., August 31, 1:30 a.m.

Doom (2005) The Rock, Karl Urban. Soldiers use heavy firepower to battle mutants at a high-tech research facility on Mars. (R) 1 hr. 44 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 3:30 a.m.

Do the Right Thing (1989) Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis. Spike Lee's account of erupting racial tensions on a summer afternoon in a predominantly black Brooklyn neighborhood. (R) 2 hrs. Sundance Wed., August 27, 6:30 a.m.

Down Argentine Way (1940) Betty Grable, Don Ameche. A rich, blond New York show-jumper follows the son of a horse breeder back to Argentina. (NR) 1 hr. 28 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 7 p.m.

Down to Earth (2001) Chris Rock, Regina King. Accidentally sent to Heaven, a comic returns to Earth in the body of a Manhattan mogul whose family is plotting to kill him. (PG-13) 1 hr. 27 mins. Oxygen Sat., August 30, 3:30 p.m.

Down to You (2000) Freddie Prinze Jr., Julia Stiles. Two collegians fall in love but have a bumpy affair due to mischievous roommates and the temptation to stray. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 12 p.m.

Dracula 3000 (2004) Casper Van Dien, Erika Eleniak. Spacefarers encounter bloodthirsty vampires aboard a derelict vessel. (R) 1 hr. 26 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 12 p.m.

Dragonfly (2002) Kevin Costner, Joe Morton. A doctor believes his late wife is trying to contact him through his patients' near-death experiences. (PG-13) 1 hr. 43 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 9 a.m.

Dream House (2011) Daniel Craig, Naomi Watts. A publisher and his wife discover that their beautiful new home was once the scene of the gruesome murders of a woman and her children. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. HBO Fri., August 29, 4:30 p.m. HBO Mon., August 25, 9:30 a.m.

Drugstore Cowboy (1989) Matt Dillon, Kelly Lynch. An addict, his wife and another couple steal the drugs they live for in 1971 Portland, Ore. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Sundance Fri., August 29, 11 a.m.

Duel in the Sun (1946) Jennifer Jones, Gregory Peck. Good and bad sons of a Texas cattle baron fight each other, and the railroad, over a dark beauty. (NR) 2 hrs. 10 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 6:30 p.m.


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Eastern Promises (2007) Viggo Mortensen, Naomi Watts. A chain of murder and retribution uncoils when a man who is tied to a crime family in London crosses paths with a resolute midwife. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. IFC Mon., August 25, 2 a.m. IFC Fri., August 29, 12:30 p.m.

8 Seconds (1994) Luke Perry, Stephen Baldwin. An ex-bull rider trains his son, who becomes the world rodeo champion in 1987 Oklahoma. (PG-13) 1 hr. 44 mins. CMT Sun., August 24, 7:30 a.m.

Elevator Girl (2010) Lacey Chabert, Ryan Merriman. Sparks fly between a free-spirited woman and a successful lawyer who meet while stuck in an elevator. 1 hr. 30 mins. Hallmark Sun., August 24, 7 p.m.

Elf (2003) Will Ferrell, James Caan. Adopted as a baby by one of Santa's elves, a man leaves the workshop to search for his family in New York. (PG) 1 hr. 37 mins. MTV Fri., August 29, 1 a.m. MTV Fri., August 29, 2 p.m. MTV Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Ella Enchanted (2004) Anne Hathaway, Hugh Dancy. A young woman embarks on a journey to break the curse of obedience placed upon her by a fairy godmother. (PG) 1 hr. 41 mins. Family Fri., August 29, 9 p.m. Family Sat., August 30, 3:30 p.m. KTLA Sun., August 24, 2:30 p.m. WGN A Sun., August 24, 9 a.m.

Elysium (2013) Matt Damon, Jodie Foster. In 2159, the wealthy live in comfort and luxury aboard a space station, while the poor have a hardscrabble existence on the overpopulated and ruined Earth. (R) 1 hr. 49 mins. Starz Mon., August 25, 3 p.m. Starz Mon., August 25, 11 p.m. Starz Tues., August 26, 8:30 a.m.

Enemy at the Gates (2001) Joseph Fiennes, Jude Law. A Nazi sniper (Ed Harris) travels to Stalingrad to find and kill a Russian sharpshooter, the hero of the propaganda campaign of a political officer. (R) 2 hrs. 11 mins. IFC Tues., August 26, 6 p.m. IFC Wed., August 27, 12 p.m.

The Enforcer (1976) Clint Eastwood, Tyne Daly. ``Dirty Harry'' Callahan and his female partner hunt rocket-armed radicals holding the mayor on Alcatraz. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

Eraser (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Caan. A Witness Protection Program agent hides a woman who knows about defense-field traitors planning to sell a superweapon. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 10:30 a.m. Encore Thur., August 28, 9:30 p.m.

Escape From New York (1981) Kurt Russell, Ernest Borgnine. A hardened criminal is offered a pardon if he rescues the president from convicts in the prison city of Manhattan. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Sundance Mon., August 25, 1 p.m. Sundance Tues., August 26, 10 a.m.

Escape Plan (2013) Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger. An expert in prison security joins forces with an inmate to break out of a top-secret, high-tech facility. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 12 p.m. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 9:30 p.m.

The Escapist (2008) Brian Cox, Joseph Fiennes. After learning that his daughter nearly died of a drug overdose, a longtime convict tries to break out of prison. (NR) 1 hr. 43 mins. IFC Mon., August 25, 8 a.m.

Every Day (2010) Liev Schreiber, Helen Hunt. A TV writer grapples with a wave of personal and professional crises, including his wife's meltdown and a boss who constantly rejects his script ideas. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 4:30 p.m.

Everything Must Go (2010) Will Ferrell, Christopher Jordan Wallace. When his wife kicks him out, a broke and boozing slouch tries to sell his possessions at a giant yard sale. (R) 1 hr. 37 mins. TV Guide Tues., August 26, 4:30 p.m.

Executive Decision (1996) Kurt Russell, Halle Berry. A commando squad must conduct a midair assault upon a hijacked plane loaded with terrorists and a deadly nerve gas. (R) 2 hrs. 12 mins. Encore Tues., August 26, 10 p.m.

The Exorcist III: The Legion (1990) George C. Scott, Ed Flanders. A police detective investigates a series of slayings done in the style of an executed killer. (R) 1 hr. 50 mins. IFC Sat., August 30, 1 a.m.

Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977) Linda Blair, Richard Burton. Four years after an exorcism, another priest arrives to free a possessed young woman. (R) 1 hr. 50 mins. IFC Fri., August 29, 10:30 p.m.

The Exorcist (1973) Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair. An actress calls upon Jesuit priests to try to end the demonic possession of her 12-year-old daughter. (R) 2 hrs. 12 mins. IFC Fri., August 29, 8 p.m.


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Facing the Giants (2006) Alex Kendrick, Shannen Fields. A Christian high-school football coach inspires the players on his losing team through his steadfast belief in God. (PG) 1 hr. 51 mins. KTBN Fri., August 29, 6:30 p.m.

A Fairly Odd Summer (2014) Drake Bell, Daniella Monet. Timmy is stuck with guarding the Abra-Cadabrium while the gang is in Hawaii, but Foop and Denzel Crocker hatch a plot to steal it from him. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Nickelodeon Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

Far From Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995) Jesse Bradford, Mimi Rogers. A shipwreck strands a boy and his Labrador retriever in the wilderness of British Columbia. (PG) 1 hr. 20 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 6 a.m.

Fast & Furious 6 (2013) Vin Diesel, Paul Walker. Agent Hobbs offers Dom Toretto and his crew a full pardon if they help him nab a gang of lethally skilled mercenary drivers whose second-in-command is someone they all know. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 10 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 9:30 p.m. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 4 p.m. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 12:30 a.m.

Fat Albert (2004) Kenan Thompson, Kyla Pratt. Live action/animated. A lonely teen's tears create a portal through which the 1970s cartoon character and his pals emerge into flesh-and-blood reality. (PG) 1 hr. 33 mins. VH1 Sun., August 24, 10 a.m. VH1 Wed., August 27, 2 a.m. VH1 Wed., August 27, 3:30 p.m.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck. A cool teen plays hooky in Chicago with his girlfriend, his buddy and the classic Ferrari of his buddy's father. (PG-13) 1 hr. 43 mins. Oxygen Mon., August 25, 5 p.m.

Fever Pitch (2005) Drew Barrymore, Jimmy Fallon. A corporate executive falls for an affable schoolteacher obsessed with the Boston Red Sox. (PG-13) 1 hr. 43 mins. HBO Fri., August 29, 7:30 a.m.

The Fifth Element (1997) Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman. A New York City cabdriver tries to save 2259 Earth from impact with an onrushing anti-life force. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 7 mins. Spike Sat., August 30, 12 a.m. Spike Tues., August 26, 9 a.m.

Final Destination (2000) Devon Sawa, Ali Larter. Teens meet with horrible ends after a classmate's precognitive vision leads to their ejection from a doomed airliner. (R) 1 hr. 37 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 6 p.m. Encore Sat., August 30, 1 a.m.

Finder's Fee (2001) Erik Palladino, James Earl Jones. A street artist questions his ethics after finding a wallet that contains a winning lottery ticket. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 8:30 a.m.

Fireproof (2008) Kirk Cameron, Erin Bethea. A firefighter and his neglected wife enter a faith-based program in a last-ditch attempt to save their marriage. (PG) 2 hrs. 2 mins. KTBN Sat., August 30, 9:30 p.m.

A Fish Called Wanda (1988) John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis. An American flirts with a crook, a barrister and a mercenary to find diamonds in London. (R) 1 hr. 47 mins. ESQTV Thur., August 28, 10 p.m. ESQTV Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

A Fistful of Dollars (1964) Clint Eastwood, Marianne Koch. Sergio Leone's classic about a mysterious drifter's involvement with warring factions in a Mexican border town. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. Encore Wed., August 27, 10 a.m. Encore Wed., August 27, 10 p.m.

Flamingo Road (1949) Joan Crawford, Zachary Scott. A small-town Florida sheriff frames his political pawn's dancer girlfriend for prostitution. (NR) 1 hr. 34 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 7 a.m.

Flirtation Walk (1934) Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler. A West Point cadet puts on a show with a general's daughter he once loved and lost in Hawaii. (NR) 1 hr. 37 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 8 a.m.

Follow the Fleet (1936) Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers. Half of a song-and-dance team spends shore leave with the one who drove him into the Navy. (NR) 1 hr. 50 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 6:30 a.m.

Fools Rush In (1997) Matthew Perry, Salma Hayek. A New York WASP and a feisty Latina wed when a one-night fling leaves her pregnant. (PG-13) 1 hr. 48 mins. VH1 Fri., August 29, 12:30 p.m.

Footloose (1984) Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer. A hip Chicago teen moves to a Midwestern town where, thanks to a pastor, dancing is outlawed. (PG) 1 hr. 47 mins. VH1 Thur., August 28, 2:30 p.m. VH1 Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

Footloose (2011) Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough. A rebellious teen incurs the wrath of a much-loved clergyman by challenging the town's ban on loud music and dancing. (PG-13) 1 hr. 53 mins. FX Sun., August 24, 12 p.m.

The Forgotten (2004) Julianne Moore, Dominic West. Grieving over the death of her son, a woman sets out to disprove her psychiatrist's shocking revelation that he never existed. (PG-13) 1 hr. 31 mins. FX Wed., August 27, 8:30 a.m.

42nd Street (1933) Ruby Keeler, Warner Baxter. An understudy gets a shot at stardom when a Broadway performer is sidelined with a twisted ankle. (NR) 1 hr. 29 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 10 a.m.

The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) Steve Carell, Catherine Keener. Three dysfunctional co-workers embark on a mission to help their newfound friend lose his sexual innocence. (R) 1 hr. 56 mins. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 9:30 p.m. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 2 p.m.

Four Brothers (2005) Mark Wahlberg, Tyrese Gibson. Diverse siblings reunite for revenge after learning about the murder of their adoptive mother. (R) 1 hr. 48 mins. TMC Sun., August 24, 10 p.m.

Frauds (1993) Phil Collins, Hugo Weaving. An insurance investigator toys with a game yuppie couple in a weirdly childish way. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 5 a.m.

Freddy vs. Jason (2003) Robert Englund, Ken Kirzinger. Teens are caught in the middle of a battle between the razor-clawed Freddy and the masked killer Jason. (R) 1 hr. 37 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 7 p.m. Syfy Sun., August 24, 9 p.m.

Fred 3: Camp Fred (2012) Lucas Cruikshank, Tom Arnold. Forced to attend summer camp, a teen and his new friends compete against rivals in a series of games. 1 hr. 30 mins. Nickelodeon Sat., August 30, 4 p.m.

Freedomland (2006) Samuel L. Jackson, Julianne Moore. A detective investigates a carjacking that resulted in the abduction of the young son of a troubled woman. (R) 1 hr. 53 mins. FX Fri., August 29, 8:30 a.m.

Free Willy 3: The Rescue (1997) Jason James Richter, August Schellenberg. A whale's human pal and scientists on a floating marine lab confront poachers, educating one's young son in the process. (PG) 1 hr. 26 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 1 p.m.

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995) Jason James Richter, August Schellenberg. Whale pal Jesse copes with the existence of a cocky half-brother and a nearby oil spill. (PG) 1 hr. 36 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 11:30 a.m.

Free Willy (1993) Jason James Richter, Lori Petty. An abandoned boy with a chip on his shoulder befriends an ill-fated killer whale at a water park. (PG) 1 hr. 51 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 9:30 a.m.

Friday Night Lights (2004) Billy Bob Thornton, Derek Luke. A high-school football coach in Odessa, Texas, tries to lead his players to the state championship. (PG-13) 1 hr. 57 mins. Family Mon., August 25, 8 p.m.

Friday (1995) Ice Cube, Chris Tucker. A South Central Los Angeles resident hangs out on his front porch with a pal who owes money to a drug dealer. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. USA Sat., August 30, 3 p.m.

Fright Night (2011) Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell. A high-school student suspects that his charismatic new neighbor is a vampire and, when no one believes him, must try to destroy the bloodsucker himself. (R) 1 hr. 46 mins. Syfy Sun., August 24, 4 p.m.

The Frozen Ground (2013) Nicolas Cage, John Cusack. A teenage escapee provides a critical break in the case, as an Alaskan detective hunts a serial killer who has been preying on women for 13 years. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. EPIX Mon., August 25, 10 p.m. EPIX Tues., August 26, 9 a.m. EPIX Tues., August 26, 6 p.m.

The Fugitive (1993) Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones. A U.S. marshal hunts a doctor on the run who was convicted of murdering his wife. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 7 mins. AMC Mon., August 25, 11 p.m. AMC Tues., August 26, 8:30 a.m.

The Full Monty (1997) Robert Carlyle, Tom Wilkinson. A jobless steelworker in need of quick cash persuades his unbuff buddies to bare it all in a one-night-only strip show. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. Sundance Thur., August 28, 3 p.m.


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Galaxy Quest (1999) Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver. Aliens, believing actors to be real heroes, enlist cast members of a sci-fi TV series to help save their people. (PG) 1 hr. 44 mins. Comedy Central Mon., August 25, 10:30 a.m. Comedy Central Sun., August 24, 8 a.m.

Gaslight (1944) Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman. A Scotland Yard detective figures out why a schizoid Victorian is trying to drive his wife mad. (NR) 1 hr. 54 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 12 p.m.

The Gatekeepers (2012) Six former heads of Israel's secret service agency, the Shin Bet, discuss their organization's successes and failures since the Six Day War in 1967. (PG-13) 1 hr. 36 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 6 a.m.

The Gay Divorcee (1934) Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers. A woman thinks a flirting man is the co-respondent her lawyer has hired to expedite her divorce. (NR) 1 hr. 47 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 2:30 a.m.

Geek Charming (2011) Sarah Hyland, Matt Prokop. A teen films a documentary about the most popular student at his high school. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Disney Tues., August 26, 8 p.m.

Genius (1999) Trevor Morgan, Emmy Rossum. A brilliant 14-year-old maintains a double life in junior high school and college in an attempt to fit in. 1 hr. 35 mins. Disney Sat., August 30, 2 a.m.

A Gentleman's Game (2001) Mason Gamble, Gary Sinise. A golf prodigy learns valuable lessons while working as a caddie at a country club. (R) 1 hr. 52 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 10:30 a.m.

Getaway (2013) Ethan Hawke, Selena Gomez. To save his kidnapped wife, a former race-car driver must follow the instructions of a man who is watching his every move through a hidden camera. (PG-13) 1 hr. 29 mins. HBO Wed., August 27, 3 p.m. HBO Thur., August 28, 2:30 a.m.

Get Carter (2000) Sylvester Stallone, Miranda Richardson. An enraged hit man embarks on a vengeful quest to find the perpetrators responsible for his brother's death. (R) 1 hr. 44 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 4:30 p.m.

Get Low (2009) Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek. An opportunistic funeral director agrees to help a backwoods hermit throw his own wake. (PG-13) 1 hr. 42 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 9:30 a.m.

Get Smart (2008) Steve Carell, Anne Hathaway. A newly promoted field agent, partnered with veteran Agent 99, blends inexperience, enthusiasm and ineptitude as he battles against KAOS. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. AMC Fri., August 29, 2 p.m.

Ghosts | Italian Style (1969) Sophia Loren, Vittorio Gassman. A crooked secret-admirer lets a married couple stay in his supposedly haunted palace. (G) 1 hr. 32 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 1 a.m.

The Gingerbread Man (1998) Kenneth Branagh, Embeth Davidtz. A Georgia lawyer becomes involved with a caterer whose unbalanced father menaces her. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 12:30 a.m.

Girl in Progress (2012) Eva Mendes, Cierra Ramirez. With her mom seemingly too busy to pay attention to her, a teen hatches a misguided plan to skip adolescence and jump right into adulthood. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. EPIX Tues., August 26, 5 a.m.

Give Me a Sailor (1938) Martha Raye, Bob Hope. A Navy officer and his Navy brother spend shore leave pairing up with two sisters. (NR) 1 hr. 20 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 10 a.m.

Glory (1989) Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington. Col. Robert Gould Shaw trains and leads an all-black regiment during the U.S. Civil War. (R) 2 hrs. 2 mins. Sundance Sat., August 30, 10 a.m.

Going Places (1939) Dick Powell, Anita Louise. A sporting-goods salesman poses as a jockey, woos a rich girl and enters a Maryland steeplechase. (NR) 1 hr. 24 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 1 a.m.

Going to the Mat (2004) Andrew Lawrence, Khleo Thomas. A blind teenager becomes a high-school wrestler after his family moves from New York to the Midwest. 1 hr. 30 mins. Disney Sun., August 31, 2:30 a.m.

Good Deeds (2012) Tyler Perry, Thandie Newton. Romantic sparks fly between a wealthy businessman and a struggling single mother who works as a cleaner in his office building. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. Lifetime Fri., August 29, 8 p.m. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 12 a.m. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 2 p.m.

The Good Doctor (2011) Orlando Bloom, Riley Keough. A young physician becomes dangerously obsessed with a teenage patient and falls into an illicit romance. Things quickly spin out of control when an orderly finds out and blackmails the doctor. (PG-13) 1 hr. 33 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 4:30 a.m.

GoodFellas (1990) Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta. In the 1950s an Irish-Italian hoodlum joins the New York Mafia, but his mob career is not what he expected. (R) 2 hrs. 26 mins. AMC Mon., August 25, 4:30 p.m. AMC Tues., August 26, 11:30 a.m.

Good Luck Chuck (2007) Dane Cook, Jessica Alba. After meeting the woman of his dreams, a dentist must find a way to break a curse that causes each of his ex-lovers to find true love with her next boyfriend. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. USA Sat., August 30, 1 p.m.

Grace Unplugged (2013) AJ Michalka, James Denton. A teenage Christian singer lands a record deal with the help of her father's ruthless former manager, but her move to Los Angeles and desire for fame lead to a crisis of faith. (PG) 1 hr. 42 mins. EPIX Wed., August 27, 12:30 p.m.

A Grandpa for Christmas (2007) Ernest Borgnine, Juliette Goglia. The estranged grandfather of a 9-year-old quickly forms a bond with the child when, suddenly, they must take care of each other. (NR) 1 hr. 25 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 7 a.m.

Grave Encounters (2010) Sean Rogerson, Juan Riedinger. The crew of a ghost-hunting TV show goes insane after being locked in an abandoned psychiatric hospital. (NR) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Sat., August 30, 9 p.m. TMC Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

The Greatest Game Ever Played (2005) Shia LaBeouf, Stephen Dillane. An amateur golfer from a working-class family takes on the reigning champion at the 1913 U.S. Open. (PG) 1 hr. 55 mins. Golf Wed., August 27, 5 p.m. Golf Wed., August 27, 7 p.m.

The Great Gatsby (2013) Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire. A writer gets swept up in the affairs of Jazz Age New York's wealthy elite when he moves next-door to a mysterious millionaire who throws lavish parties and pines for an unattainable woman. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 22 mins. HBO Sun., August 24, 8 a.m. HBO Sun., August 24, 4:30 p.m.

Green Zone (2010) Matt Damon, Greg Kinnear. An Army officer and his team of inspectors stumble upon an elaborate coverup as they hunt for weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. AMC Mon., August 25, 2 p.m. AMC Tues., August 26, 1:30 a.m.

Gridlock'd (1997) Tim Roth, Tupac Shakur. Two heroin addicts seek rehabilitation, but police, gangsters and government bureaucracy block their path. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 1 p.m. Encore Sat., August 30, 2:30 a.m.

Groundhog Day (1993) Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell. February 2nd keeps repeating for a cynical TV weatherman sent to watch the groundhog in Punxsutawney, Pa. (PG) 1 hr. 43 mins. Sundance Tues., August 26, 9:30 p.m. Sundance Wed., August 27, 12 a.m.

Grown Ups 2 (2013) Adam Sandler, Kevin James. Lenny Feder moves his family back to his hometown to be with his old friends and finds out that he didn't leave the crazy life behind in Los Angeles. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 2:30 p.m. Encore Sun., August 24, 10 p.m. Encore Thur., August 28, 4:30 p.m.

The Grudge (2004) Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jason Behr. An American exchange student and her boyfriend encounter vengeful spirits that haunt a house in Tokyo. (PG-13) 1 hr. 30 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 6 p.m.

The Guilt Trip (2012) Barbra Streisand, Seth Rogen. Pressured into taking his overbearing mother along for the ride, a man embarks on the road trip of a lifetime. (PG-13) 1 hr. 35 mins. EPIX Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.


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Hairspray (2007) John Travolta, Nikki Blonsky. In 1960s Baltimore a plump teen becomes an overnight celebrity after she wins a spot on a local dance program called ``The Corny Collins Show.'' (PG) 1 hr. 55 mins. LOGO Sun., August 24, 7 p.m. LOGO Mon., August 25, 1:30 a.m.

Half Baked (1998) Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Diaz. Potheads sell marijuana to raise bail for a fellow stoner who accidentally killed a horse. (R) 1 hr. 24 mins. IFC Sat., August 30, 8 p.m. IFC Sat., August 30, 9:30 p.m.

Halloween H2O: 20 Years Later (1998) Jamie Lee Curtis, Adam Arkin. In hiding for two decades, a traumatized woman learns her murderous brother has returned for her. (R) 1 hr. 25 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 11 p.m.

Halloween II (2009) Malcolm McDowell, Tyler Mane. Evil comes home to roost, as unstoppable killer Michael Myers returns to Haddonfield to restore his family, together with his ghostly matriarch. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 9 p.m.

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992) Annabella Sciorra, Rebecca De Mornay. To carry out her plan of revenge, an unhinged woman charms a Seattle couple into hiring her as a nanny. (R) 1 hr. 50 mins. Lifetime Sun., August 24, 12 p.m.

The Hangover Part III (2013) Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms. Phil, Stu and Doug take Alan on a road trip to help him through a personal crisis. Meanwhile, Mr. Chow breaks out of prison and prepares to wreak havoc. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. HBO Thur., August 28, 5 a.m.

Hannibal Rising (2007) Gaspard Ulliel, Gong Li. The trauma of World War II and events that followed transform the young Hannibal Lecter into a dangerous, but brilliant, psychopath. (R) 2 hrs. 1 mins. AMC Thur., August 28, 3 a.m. AMC Wed., August 27, 11:30 a.m.

Happy Gilmore (1996) Adam Sandler, Christopher McDonald. A powerful swing convinces a hockey player he can join the PGA tour and win back his grandmother's repossessed house. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. MTV Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.

Happy (2011) Narrated by Marci Shimoff. Filmmaker Roko Belic travels to more than a dozen countries, searching for the meaning of happiness. (NR) 1 hr. 18 mins. KOCE Sat., August 30, 9 a.m. KOCE Wed., August 27, 2:30 a.m.

Hard Eight (1996) Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly. A stranger mentors a young Reno gambler who weds a hooker and befriends a vulgar casino regular. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. Sundance Sat., August 30, 3 a.m.

Hard to Get (1938) Dick Powell, Olivia De Havilland. An heiress gets even with a gas-pumping architect by introducing him to her father. (NR) 1 hr. 20 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 11:30 a.m.

The Hard Word (2002) Guy Pearce, Rachel Griffiths. Three brothers have numerous scores to settle after their partners-in-crime betray them during a racetrack robbery. (R) 1 hr. 42 mins. EPIX Thur., August 28, 5:30 a.m.

Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay (2008) Kal Penn, John Cho. After the high-flying stoners try to smuggle a bong aboard a flight to Amsterdam, the two find themselves in jail on charges of terrorism. (NR) 1 hr. 47 mins. Comedy Central Sun., August 24, 3 p.m. Comedy Central Mon., August 25, 12:30 p.m.

Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004) John Cho, Kal Penn. After smoking marijuana, two roommates scour New Jersey to satisfy their hunger for hamburgers. (R) 1 hr. 28 mins. Comedy Central Sun., August 24, 1 p.m.

Haywire (2011) Gina Carano, Michael Fassbender. After a successful mission to free a Chinese hostage, a highly trained operative is betrayed and left for dead by someone in her own agency. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. Spike Mon., August 25, 10 p.m. Spike Tues., August 26, 12 p.m.

Headless Horseman (2007) Richard Moll, Billy Aaron Brown. Townspeople plan to sacrifice a group of lost teenagers to a mysterious horseman. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 1 p.m.

Head Over Heels (2001) Monica Potter, Freddie Prinze Jr. A New Yorker living with four models falls for a neighbor who may be a murderer. (PG-13) 1 hr. 26 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 5:30 a.m.

The Heat (2013) Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy. An arrogant, methodical FBI agent must join forces with a foul-mouthed, erratic Boston detective to bring down a ruthless drug lord. (R) 1 hr. 57 mins. HBO Sat., August 30, 2 a.m.

Heebie Jeebies (2013) Robert Belushi, Michael Badalucco. A deputy must protect his town from an ancient creature. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Thur., August 28, 1 p.m.

He Got Game (1998) Denzel Washington, Ray Allen. A convict's freedom depends upon convincing his estranged son, a basketball star, to attend the governor's alma mater. (R) 2 hrs. 14 mins. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 3 a.m.

He Ran All the Way (1951) John Garfield, Shelley Winters. A payroll robber meets a woman at a public pool and uses her family's home as a hide-out. (NR) 1 hr. 17 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 10 p.m.

Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005) Lindsay Lohan, Michael Keaton. The independent-minded Volkswagen helps the feisty daughter of a NASCAR champion find her way to the fast lane. (G) 1 hr. 40 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 7:30 a.m. Starz Thur., August 28, 7 p.m.

He's Mine Not Yours (2011) Caryn Ward, Gabrielle Dennis. A woman's plan to test her lover's fidelity backfires when the seductress she hired to tempt him actually falls in love. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. BET Wed., August 27, 1 p.m.

High Fidelity (2000) John Cusack, Iben Hjejle. A store owner, who sells only vinyl records, has a midlife crisis, assesses his life and tries to win back an ex-girlfriend. (R) 1 hr. 53 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 12:30 p.m. Encore Tues., August 26, 1 a.m.

High School Musical 2 (2007) Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens. A teenager befriends members of a wealthy family while working at a country club. (NR) 1 hr. 51 mins. Disney Fri., August 29, 4 p.m. Disney Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

High School Musical (2006) Zac Efron, Vanessa Anne Hudgens. Students conspire to prevent a basketball star and a shy newcomer from singing in a stage production. 1 hr. 36 mins. Disney Thur., August 28, 3:30 p.m. Disney Wed., August 27, 9 p.m.

The Hitch-Hiker (1953) Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy. Two men on a fishing trip give a lift to a trigger-happy killer. (NR) 1 hr. 11 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 4:30 a.m.

Hitman (2007) Timothy Olyphant, Dougray Scott. An assassin's growing attachment to a traumatized young woman poses a threat to his life, as great as that of the Interpol and Russian agents on his trail. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. AMC Thur., August 28, 1:30 a.m. AMC Thur., August 28, 12 p.m.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman. At the urging of the wizard Gandalf, unassuming hobbit Bilbo Baggins joins 13 dwarves on a perilous quest to reclaim the kingdom of Erebor and gains possession of the powerful One Ring. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 49 mins. HBO Thur., August 28, 5 p.m.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman. Bilbo and his companions continue their journey east and brave many dangers on their way to the Lonely Mountain, culminating in an encounter with the fearsome dragon Smaug. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 40 mins. HBO Sat., August 30, 8 p.m. HBO Sun., August 31, 12:30 a.m.

Hollow Man (2000) Kevin Bacon, Elisabeth Shue. A scientist becomes mentally unstable after he learns the invisibility serum he tested on himself cannot be reversed. (R) 1 hr. 53 mins. AMC Mon., August 25, 9:30 a.m.

Hollywoodland (2006) Adrien Brody, Ben Affleck. A detective uncovers unexpected links to his own personal life as he probes the mysterious death of ``Superman'' actor George Reeves in 1959. (R) 2 hrs. 6 mins. Sundance Tues., August 26, 12 p.m.

Home Alone 3 (1997) Alex D. Linz, Olek Krupa. A clever boy stymies spies seeking a toy car with a top-secret computer chip hidden inside. (PG) 1 hr. 42 mins. Family Sat., August 30, 8:30 a.m. Family Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

Home Run (2013) Scott Elrod, Vivica A. Fox. An alcoholic ballplayer has to return to his hometown to enter a rehab program and coach a youth baseball league. (PG-13) 1 hr. 53 mins. EPIX Tues., August 26, 12 p.m.

Honey, I Blew Up the Kid (1992) Rick Moranis, Marcia Strassman. The wacky inventor who shrunk the kids makes his 2-year-old boy the size of a Las Vegas casino. (PG) 1 hr. 29 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989) Rick Moranis, Matt Frewer. An inventor's ray gun zaps his son, his daughter and a neighbor's boys down to pea-size in his jungle of a lawn. (PG) 1 hr. 30 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 12 p.m.

Honeymoon for One (2011) Nicollette Sheridan, Greg Wise. A woman travels to an Irish castle after her engagement ends one week before her wedding. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Hallmark Sun., August 24, 3 p.m.

Honeymoon in Vegas (1992) James Caan, Nicolas Cage. A Las Vegas gambler wins a Hawaii fling with a private eye's bride during a convention of Elvis impersonators. (PG-13) 1 hr. 35 mins. Starz Sun., August 24, 1:30 p.m.

The Horse Whisperer (1998) Robert Redford, Kristin Scott Thomas. A New Yorker takes her daughter and the girl's horse, both traumatized in a terrible accident, to a Montana healer. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 48 mins. AMC Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.

Hostage (2005) Bruce Willis, Kevin Pollak. A former hostage negotiator must take action when three carjackers hold a wealthy man and his children at gunpoint. (R) 1 hr. 53 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 10:30 p.m.

House Party (1990) Kid 'N Play, Full Force. Two teenage rappers try to throw a party despite a trio of rap bullies and the police. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. IFC Sat., August 30, 11 p.m. IFC Sat., August 30, 5:30 p.m.

How to Build a Better Boy (2014) China Anne McClain, Kelli Berglund. Teenage tech whizzes unwittingly use military software to program a robotic boyfriend. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Disney Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.

How to Fall in Love (2012) Eric Mabius, Brooke D'Orsay. An awkward accountant receives dating tips from his high-school crush. 1 hr. 30 mins. Hallmark Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) Marilyn Monroe, Lauren Bacall. Three gold diggers share a Manhattan penthouse, hoping to lure eligible rich men. (NR) 1 hr. 35 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 5 p.m.

Hulk (2003) Eric Bana, Jennifer Connelly. Scientist Bruce Banner transforms into a powerful brute after his experiment goes awry. Directed by Ang Lee. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 18 mins. TNT Sat., August 30, 1 a.m.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939) Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara. Grotesque bell-ringer Quasimodo saves Gypsy Esmeralda from a mob and a corrupt priest in medieval Paris. (NR) 1 hr. 56 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 3 a.m.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson. After their unprecedented victory in the 74th Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark embark on a Victors Tour. Katniss senses rebellion is stirring, but a cruel change in the upcoming 75th Hunger Games may change Panem forever. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 26 mins. EPIX Sun., August 24, 1 p.m.


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Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp (2012) Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim tells about having reinvented himself, making the transition from pimp to groundbreaking author. (R) 1 hr. 29 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 1 a.m.

Identity Thief (2013) Jason Bateman, Melissa McCarthy. A Denver man tracks down the Florida woman who stole his identity, financed a luxurious lifestyle, and destroyed his credit. (NR) 2 hrs. 1 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 6 p.m. Cinemax Sun., August 31, 1 a.m.

I'll Be Seeing You (1944) Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten. A woman on leave from prison meets a shellshocked veteran on furlough, and they fall in love at Christmas. (NR) 1 hr. 25 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 1:30 a.m.

The Illusionist (2010) Voices of Jean-Claude Donda, Eilidh Rankin. Animated. An aging magician, who is barely getting by, risks complete financial ruin by lavishing gifts on a young fan who believes his tricks are truly supernatural. (PG) 1 hr. 30 mins. Encore Tues., August 26, 4:30 a.m. Encore Fri., August 29, 5 a.m.

I Love You, I Love You Not (1997) Jeanne Moreau, Claire Danes. A Jewish prep school student shares stories of anti-Semitism with her grandmother, an Auschwitz survivor. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 8:30 a.m.

I Love You Phillip Morris (2009) Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor. A former police officer comes out of the closet, becomes a con artist, lands in jail, and meets the love of his life. (R) 1 hr. 38 mins. LOGO Fri., August 29, 7 a.m.

In a World... (2013) Lake Bell, Fred Melamed. A vocal coach competes with her own father and his main rival for a prestigious gig doing the voice-over on a trailer for a big-budget movie. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. EPIX Thur., August 28, 1 a.m. EPIX Thur., August 28, 11 a.m. EPIX Thur., August 28, 6 p.m.

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013) Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi. Two long-reigning kings of a Las Vegas magic act must put aside the secret feud between them to prevent a slick new performer from usurping the throne. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 1:30 a.m.

Independence Day (1996) Will Smith, Bill Pullman. A fighter pilot, a computer whiz and others fight back after 15-mile-wide alien ships zap Earth's major cities. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 25 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 4:30 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett. Indy and a young adventurer must ferret out a powerful artifact and keep it out of the hands of a deadly Soviet agent. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 2 mins. Spike Sat., August 30, 9 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) Harrison Ford, Sean Connery. Archaeologist Jones rescues his kidnapped father, and the two race the Nazis to find the Holy Grail. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 7 mins. Spike Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw. In 1935 archaeologist Jones, a lounge singer and a Chinese orphan search for mystical stones stolen from an Indian tribe. (PG) 1 hr. 58 mins. Spike Sat., August 30, 3 p.m.

Inside Man (2006) Denzel Washington, Clive Owen. An enigmatic woman threatens to push past the breaking point a volatile game between a bank robber and a detective. (R) 2 hrs. 9 mins. Oxygen Thur., August 28, 10 p.m. Oxygen Thur., August 28, 2:30 p.m.

In the Blood (2014) Gina Carano, Cam Gigandet. A trained fighter puts her deadly skills to work after her husband vanishes during their Caribbean honeymoon. (R) 1 hr. 48 mins. Starz Wed., August 27, 4 a.m.

In the Hive (2011) Michael Clarke Duncan, Loretta Devine. A black teen gets a chance to create a better life for himself and his infant son when he enters an alternative school for at-risk youths. (R) BET Mon., August 25, 2:30 p.m.

In the Mix (2005) Usher, Chazz Palminteri. A disc jockey must dodge gunfire instead of groupies when he becomes the bodyguard for a mobster's beautiful daughter. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 11 p.m. TMC Thur., August 28, 7:30 a.m.

It's Complicated (2009) Meryl Streep, Steve Martin. A restaurateur falls into an affair with her remarried ex-husband, while an architect that she hired to refurbish her kitchen falls in love with her. (R) 2 hrs. TBS Sat., August 30, 12 a.m. TBS Sat., August 30, 12:30 p.m.

I Wake Up Screaming (1941) Betty Grable, Victor Mature. A detective finds a promoter hiding out with the sister of a slain actress client. (NR) 1 hr. 22 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With (2006) Jeff Garlin, Sarah Silverman. A struggling actor who lives with his mother and binges on junk food finds a sense of purpose when he learns that his favorite movie is being remade. (NR) 1 hr. 20 mins. Sundance Thur., August 28, 3:30 a.m.


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Java Heat (2013) Kellan Lutz, Mickey Rourke. Following a terrorist attack in Indonesia, a hot-headed American joins forces with a Muslim detective to find the mastermind behind the attack. (R) 1 hr. 44 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 4 p.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 5:30 p.m.

The Jazz Singer (1980) Neil Diamond, Laurence Olivier. Against his traditional father's wishes, the son of a Jewish cantor becomes a pop singer. (PG) 1 hr. 55 mins. TMC Sat., August 30, 5:30 a.m.

Jeepers Creepers (2001) Gina Philips, Justin Long. A cloaked figure terrorizes two siblings after they discover mutilated bodies in a country drainpipe. (R) 1 hr. 29 mins. Syfy Mon., August 25, 5 p.m. Syfy Sun., August 24, 11 p.m.

Jerry Maguire (1996) Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr. A Los Angeles sports agent finds love with a pretty accountant after an attack of conscience costs him his job and fiancee. (R) 2 hrs. 18 mins. WE Sat., August 30, 7 p.m. WE Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Jersey Shore Shark Attack (2012) Paul Sorvino, Tony Sirico. Killer sharks attack New Jersey swimmers during the Fourth of July weekend. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Fri., August 29, 1:30 p.m.

Jet Lag (2002) Juliette Binoche, Jean Reno. After being stranded at an airport, a beautician and a businessman share a hotel room in Paris. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 2 a.m.

Joan of Paris (1942) Michele Morgan, Paul Henreid. A French barmaid distracts the Gestapo so an underground leader can sneak out British pilots. (NR) 1 hr. 31 mins. TCM Sun., August 31, 4 a.m.

John Q (2002) Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall. A desperate man takes hostages at a hospital in order to force doctors to save his dying son. (PG-13) 1 hr. 58 mins. ION Thur., August 28, 8:30 a.m. KPXN Thur., August 28, 11 a.m.

John Tucker Must Die (2006) Jesse Metcalfe, Sophia Bush. Three popular gals from different cliques join forces for revenge after discovering that the school stud is stringing them along. (PG-13) 1 hr. 27 mins. E! Wed., August 27, 12:30 p.m. E! Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

Journey Into Fear (1942) Joseph Cotten, Orson Welles. A Turkish police chief puts a marked U.S. naval engineer on a freighter with Nazi spies. (NR) 1 hr. 11 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 3 p.m.

Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959) Pat Boone, James Mason. Jules Verne's professor Lindenbrook leads an expedition through monsters, mushrooms and a magnetic storm. (G) 2 hrs. 12 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 5 p.m.

Judge Dredd (1995) Sylvester Stallone, Armand Assante. An archcriminal escapes in 22nd-century New York and seeks revenge on the lawman who sent him to prison. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 2:30 p.m.

Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer (2011) Jordana Beatty, Heather Graham. A feisty third-grader must think of new ways to have fun after her original plans for an awesome summer go awry. (PG) 1 hr. 31 mins. Disney Mon., August 25, 9 p.m. Disney Tues., August 26, 4 p.m.

Julie & Julia (2009) Meryl Streep, Amy Adams. A woman in Queens, N.Y., sets a deadline of one year to prepare all 524 recipes in Julia Child's famous cookbook, ``Mastering the Art of French Cooking.'' (PG-13) 2 hrs. 4 mins. Oxygen Fri., August 29, 6 p.m. Oxygen Fri., August 29, 9 p.m.

Jumping the Broom (2011) Angela Bassett, Paula Patton. Two diverse families lock horns on Martha's Vineyard at the wedding of a woman from old money and a man whose mother is a postal worker. (PG-13) 1 hr. 48 mins. BET Sun., August 24, 4:30 p.m.

Jurassic Park (1993) Sam Neill, Laura Dern. An entrepreneur invites scientists, a mathematics theorist and others to his jungle theme-park featuring dinosaurs regenerated from DNA. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 6 mins. AMC Thur., August 28, 7:30 p.m. AMC Fri., August 29, 4:30 p.m.

The Juror (1996) Demi Moore, Alec Baldwin. A mob hit man will kill a single mother's son if she cannot sway her fellow jurors in a murder trial. (R) 1 hr. 56 mins. KDOC Sat., August 30, 8:30 p.m.

Just Go With It (2011) Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston. A plastic surgeon enlists the aid of his assistant and her children to help him win the heart of a beautiful woman. (PG-13) 1 hr. 55 mins. FX Mon., August 25, 4 p.m. FX Tues., August 26, 11 a.m.

Just My Luck (2006) Lindsay Lohan, Chris Pine. A young woman, who has always led a charmed life, suffers a reversal of fortune after kissing a stranger at a costume party. (PG-13) 1 hr. 43 mins. HBO Mon., August 25, 6 a.m. HBO Sat., August 30, 6 a.m.

Juwanna Mann (2002) Miguel A. Núñez Jr., Vivica A. Fox. Banned from the NBA, a basketball player dresses in drag in order to play in a woman's league. (PG-13) 1 hr. 31 mins. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 6 a.m.


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Kate & Leopold (2001) Meg Ryan, Hugh Jackman. A Manhattan woman falls in love with the 19th-century Duke of Albany who has stepped through a time portal. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 1 mins. KCAL Sun., August 24, 12:30 p.m.

Katy Perry: Part of Me (2012) Filmmakers Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz follow singer Katy Perry on her yearlong California Dreams tour, capturing the highs and lows of Perry's personal and professional journey. (PG) 1 hr. 34 mins. EPIX Tues., August 26, 11 p.m. EPIX Wed., August 27, 7 a.m. EPIX Wed., August 27, 2:30 p.m.

The Key (1958) William Holden, Sophia Loren. A tugboat captain inherits an apartment and a woman from another tugboat captain in World War II England. (NR) 2 hrs. 5 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 6 p.m.

Kick-Ass 2 (2013) Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse. After Hit Girl is busted and forced to retire, Kick-Ass joins a team of amateur superheroes led by a reformed mobster and tangles with the evil villain formerly known as Red Mist. (R) 1 hr. 43 mins. HBO Mon., August 25, 9 p.m. HBO Fri., August 29, 1 a.m.

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004) Uma Thurman, David Carradine. Before confronting her former boss, an assassin goes after the man's younger brother and her one-eyed counterpart. (R) 2 hrs. 17 mins. IFC Sun., August 24, 8 p.m. IFC Sun., August 24, 10:30 p.m.

Killshot (2009) Diane Lane, Mickey Rourke. A veteran assassin and his young partner pursue a couple who stumbled upon an extortion scheme and entered the Witness Protection Program. (R) 1 hr. 24 mins. IFC Tues., August 26, 8 a.m.

Kill Your Darlings (2013) Daniel Radcliffe, David Cross. In 1944, young Allen Ginsberg has a rival for the affections of his charismatic classmate Lucien Carr. When the rival is found dead, Carr, William Burroughs and Jack Kerouac are arrested for murder. (R) 1 hr. 42 mins. Starz Sun., August 24, 12 p.m.

Kindergarten Cop (1990) Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller. An undercover officer teaches a rowdy class of peewees, to identify one whose mother must be found. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. TV Guide Sat., August 30, 5 p.m.

King Arthur (2004) Clive Owen, Keira Knightley. Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table embark on a rescue mission as Saxon hordes prepare to invade. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 6 mins. Starz Tues., August 26, 12 p.m.

King Kong (2005) Naomi Watts, Jack Black. Members of a film crew encounter prehistoric beasts and a gigantic ape on mysterious Skull Island. (PG-13) 3 hrs. 7 mins. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 8 a.m.

The Kings of Summer (2013) Nick Robinson, Gabriel Basso. Three teenagers carry out a plan to leave their dysfunctional parents, build a house in the woods and live off the land. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 1 p.m. Showtime Wed., August 27, 8 p.m. Showtime Fri., August 29, 6 p.m.

Kisses for My President (1964) Fred MacMurray, Polly Bergen. A hapless husband takes a back seat to his wife, the first female president of the United States. (NR) 1 hr. 53 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 1 a.m.


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L.A. Confidential (1997) Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe. Policemen become immersed in corruption, scandal, politics and prostitution in 1950s Hollywood. (R) 2 hrs. 16 mins. IFC Wed., August 27, 1 a.m. IFC Wed., August 27, 9:30 a.m.

Lady L (1965) Sophia Loren, Paul Newman. An 80-year-old Frenchwoman recalls her adventures with a French anarchist and a British lord. (NR) 1 hr. 47 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 5 a.m.

Lake Dead (2007) Tara Gerard, Pat McNeely. Three sisters and their friends cross paths with a family of bloodthirsty killers at a late relative's backwoods home. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. IFC Thur., August 28, 12 a.m. IFC Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

The Lake House (2006) Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock. A lonely doctor and a frustrated architect begin exchanging letters, then discover that they are living two years apart. (PG) 1 hr. 39 mins. Oxygen Fri., August 29, 4 p.m. Oxygen Sat., August 30, 12 a.m.

Land of the Lost (2009) Will Ferrell, Anna Friel. A time-space vortex sucks a scientific has-been and his companions into an alternate dimension populated by dinosaurs and painfully slow creatures called Sleestaks. (PG-13) 1 hr. 42 mins. TBS Fri., August 29, 2 a.m.

Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003) Angelina Jolie, Gerard Butler. A globe-trotter must find Pandora's box before a maniacal scientist can harness its power for world domination. (PG-13) 1 hr. 58 mins. AMC Wed., August 27, 11 p.m. AMC Thur., August 28, 2 p.m.

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) Angelina Jolie, Jon Voight. A beautiful globe-trotter battles otherworldly creatures for possession of a powerful artifact. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. TNT Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

Larry Crowne (2011) Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts. Unemployed after a round of corporate downsizing, a middle-aged man enrolls in college and meets a teacher who has lost her passion for her job and her husband. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. TBS Sat., August 30, 2:30 a.m.

Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector (2006) Larry the Cable Guy, Iris Bahr. An uncouth health inspector and his new partner probe an outbreak of food poisonings in the city's ritziest restaurants. (PG-13) 1 hr. 29 mins. TBS Thur., August 28, 2 a.m.

The Last Exorcism Part II (2013) Ashley Bell, Julia Garner. Unable to remember the horrific events of her past, Nell Sweetzer tries to rebuild her life in New Orleans. However, a demonic force soon returns with sinister plans for her. (PG-13) 1 hr. 29 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 2 p.m. TMC Tues., August 26, 9:30 p.m. TMC Fri., August 29, 8:30 a.m. TMC Fri., August 29, 4:30 p.m.

The Last of the Mohicans (1992) Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe. Colonial guide Hawkeye, with his Indian friends, Chingachgook and Uncas, rescue British sisters from the Huron to take them to their father, the commander of Fort William Henry. (NR) 1 hr. 57 mins. IFC Mon., August 25, 5 p.m. IFC Tues., August 26, 1:30 p.m.

The Last Samurai (2003) Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe. In the 1870s a Westerner is caught in the middle of a battle between Japan's emperor and the samurai. (R) 2 hrs. 34 mins. TNT Fri., August 29, 8 p.m.

The Last Song (2010) Miley Cyrus, Greg Kinnear. In a Southern beach town, a man tries to reconnect with his estranged daughter through their shared love of music. (PG) 1 hr. 48 mins. Family Fri., August 29, 6 p.m. Family Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

The Last Voyage (1960) Robert Stack, Dorothy Malone. Troubles aboard a captain's sinking liner include a man's wife trapped with her head above water. (NR) 1 hr. 31 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 11:30 a.m.

Lawless (2012) Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy. A sadistic Chicago lawman comes to 1931 Virginia to shut down the Bondurant brothers' bootlegging business. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 11 p.m.

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) Sean Connery, Shane West. Allan Quatermain, Capt. Nemo, Dorian Gray, Dr. Jekyll, Tom Sawyer and others unite to stop a mad bomber. (PG-13) 1 hr. 50 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 7 p.m.

Leap Year (2010) Amy Adams, Matthew Goode. A woman goes to Ireland to propose to her boyfriend, but she winds up stranded on the other side of the Emerald Isle with a handsome, but surly, Gaelic man. (PG) 1 hr. 40 mins. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 6 a.m.

Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013) Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey. A White House butler has a front-row seat to history through three decades and seven presidential administrations, including those of Eisenhower, Kennedy and Nixon. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 12 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 8:30 a.m. Showtime Tues., August 26, 5:30 p.m. Showtime Sat., August 30, 9:30 a.m. Showtime Sat., August 30, 7 p.m.

The Legend of Zorro (2005) Antonio Banderas, Catherine Zeta-Jones. The masked swordsman and his wife fight a European count plotting to block California's statehood. (PG) 2 hrs. 9 mins. Starz Mon., August 25, 8 a.m.

Lethal Weapon 4 (1998) Mel Gibson, Danny Glover. Los Angeles police partners take on members of a Chinese triad who are smuggling families from the mainland. (R) 2 hrs. 7 mins. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 2 p.m.

Let Me In (2010) Kodi Smit-McPhee, Chloe Grace Moretz. A misfit boy suspects that his only friend, an eerie child who only appears at night, is hiding a terrible secret. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. Syfy Sun., August 24, 9 a.m.

Life With Mikey (1993) Michael J. Fox, Christina Vidal. The former child star of a TV show meets a cute little waif who changes his talent agency and his life. (PG) 1 hr. 31 mins. TMC Sun., August 24, 10 a.m.

Light Sleeper (1992) Willem Dafoe, Susan Sarandon. With the woman he works for about to quit, a drug dealer meditates and tries to change his life. (R) 1 hr. 48 mins. Sundance Fri., August 29, 8:30 a.m.

Lincoln (2012) Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field. During his final months in office, President Abraham Lincoln moves forward to end the Civil War, unite the country and abolish slavery forever. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 29 mins. TMC Sun., August 24, 12 p.m. TMC Sun., August 24, 7 p.m.

Lionheart (1990) Jean-Claude Van Damme, Deborah Rennard. A French Foreign Legion deserter enters a U.S. arena of bare-knuckle brawls run by a woman. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. Showtime Thur., August 28, 4:30 a.m. Showtime Wed., August 27, 2:30 p.m.

Little Black Book (2004) Brittany Murphy, Holly Hunter. To learn more about his past, a young woman interviews three of her boyfriend's former sweethearts. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. TV Guide Sat., August 30, 3 p.m.

Little Fockers (2010) Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller. As two clans descend on the scene of young twins' birthday, Greg Focker's moonlighting at a pharmaceutical company threatens to derail his position of trust with Jack, his uptight father-in-law. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. E! Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

Little Man (2006) Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans. A very small fugitive from the law poses as a toddler to gain access to the stolen gem he stashed in a woman's purse. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 2:30 p.m. Encore Fri., August 29, 9 p.m.

The Lone Ranger (2013) Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer. Fate brings together Native American spirit warrior Tonto and white lawman John Reid to join forces in the never-ending battle against corruption and greed. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 29 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 7:30 p.m. Encore Tues., August 26, 11 a.m. Encore Tues., August 26, 8 p.m. Encore Wed., August 27, 3 a.m. Encore Sat., August 30, 2 p.m. Encore Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Lonesome Jim (2005) Casey Affleck, Liv Tyler. A 27-year-old man moves back in with his parents. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. Sundance Tues., August 26, 5 p.m. Sundance Wed., August 27, 2 p.m.

The Longest Yard (2005) Adam Sandler, Chris Rock. At a Texas penitentiary, jailed NFL veterans train their fellow inmates for a football game against the guards. (PG-13) 1 hr. 53 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 9 p.m.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen. A chosen hobbit and his loyal friends join a wizard, humans, a dwarf and an elf on a quest to destroy a powerful ring and defeat an evil lord. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 58 mins. TNT Sat., August 30, 12 p.m.

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen. Frodo and Sam march toward Mount Doom to destroy the ring, while Gandalf and warriors prepare for a final confrontation with Sauron and his allies. (PG-13) 3 hrs. 20 mins. TNT Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen. Now divided, members of a fellowship take different paths to destroy the ring and defeat evil Sauron and his pawns. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 59 mins. TNT Sat., August 30, 4 p.m.

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore. Mercenaries and scientists pursue genetically engineered dinosaurs inhabiting a Costa Rican island. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 14 mins. AMC Fri., August 29, 7 p.m. AMC Thur., August 28, 10:30 p.m.

A Lot Like Love (2005) Ashton Kutcher, Amanda Peet. Casual friendship turns into something more as two people struggle with careers and relationships through the years. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m.

Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010) The comic finds humor in divorce, making breakfast for toddlers, video games, and other topics in a performance taped at Milwaukee's Pabst Theater. (NR) 1 hr. 23 mins. EPIX Wed., August 27, 11 p.m.

Love Actually (2003) Hugh Grant, Laura Linney. A prime minister, an office worker, a pop star, a jilted writer, married couples and various others deal with relationships in London. (R) 2 hrs. 15 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 12 a.m. Showtime Sat., August 30, 1:30 a.m.

Love Comes Softly (2003) Katherine Heigl, Dale Midkiff. Stranded after her husband's sudden death, a woman agrees to live temporarily with a widower and his daughter. 1 hr. 36 mins. KTBN Mon., August 25, 6:30 p.m. KTBN Tues., August 26, 1:30 p.m.

Love Is a Headache (1938) Franchot Tone, Gladys George. An actress gets a Broadway boost from a radio columnist and a publicity stunt. (NR) 1 hr. 8 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 1 a.m.

Love Wrecked (2006) Amanda Bynes, Chris Carmack. After saving the life of her favorite rock star, a teenager takes him to a nearby island and tells him that they are castaways. (PG) 1 hr. 26 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 3 p.m.

A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994) Keenen Ivory Wayans, Charles S. Dutton. A former Los Angeles policeman helps a DEA agent on a case similar to the one that ended his career. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 1 p.m.

The Lucky One (2012) Zac Efron, Taylor Schilling. A war veteran pursues a romance with the woman whose photograph he believes helped him survive his tour of duty in Iraq. (PG-13) 1 hr. 41 mins. Family Mon., August 25, 6 p.m.

Lullaby of Broadway (1951) Doris Day, Gene Nelson. A London stage star returns to New York and finds her mother, once on Broadway, has taken to drink. (NR) 1 hr. 33 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 8 p.m.

Lydia (1941) Merle Oberon, Joseph Cotten. An elderly woman recalls her suitors: a football hero, a doctor, a blind musician and a sailor. (NR) 1 hr. 44 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 2:30 a.m.


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MacGruber (2010) Will Forte, Kristen Wiig. After his sworn enemy steals a nuclear warhead, a clueless soldier-of-fortune leads a skilled team on a mission to retrieve the device and bring the thief to justice. (NR) 1 hr. 35 mins. Comedy Central Wed., August 27, 10:30 a.m.

The Machinist (2004) Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh. Cryptic notes and encounters with a mysterious stranger torment a drill-press operator who has not slept in a year. (R) 1 hr. 41 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 2:30 a.m.

Madame X (1937) Gladys George, John Beal. A young lawyer defends an alcoholic woman for murder, unaware she is his mother. (NR) 1 hr. 11 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 7 p.m.

Madea's Family Reunion (2006) Tyler Perry, Blair Underwood. A Southern matriarch deals with a host of personal and family issues while planning her clan's upcoming reunion. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. Oxygen Sat., August 30, 8 p.m. Oxygen Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Mad Hot Ballroom (2005) Filmmaker Marilyn Agrelo spotlights New York schoolchildren who take part in a citywide ballroom-dancing contest. (PG) 1 hr. 55 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 11 a.m.

The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) Joseph Cotten, Tim Holt. Orson Welles' tale of an eccentric Indiana family clinging to tradition during a time of rapid change. (NR) 1 hr. 28 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 2 p.m.

Making Mr. Right (1987) John Malkovich, Ann Magnuson. A public-relations agent tries to promote an anatomically correct android named Ulysses. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 7 a.m.

Malibu Shark Attack (2009) Peta Wilson, Renee Bowen. An earthquake unleashes huge, prehistoric sharks that terrorize scenic California. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Sat., August 30, 1 p.m.

The Maltese Falcon (1941) Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor. Private eye Sam Spade encounters sundry characters, all seeking a coveted statuette. (NR) 1 hr. 40 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 5 p.m.

Mama (2013) Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. As a woman tries to reintroduce her lover's traumatized nieces to a normal life, disturbing questions and occurrences suggest that a supernatural presence has followed the girls to her home. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. HBO Wed., August 27, 6 p.m.

Mangus! (2011) Ryan Boggus, Leslie Jordan. A tragedy causes a teenager to lose the role of Jesus Christ in his school's stage production. (NR) 1 hr. 28 mins. LOGO Fri., August 29, 3:30 a.m.

Man on a Ledge (2012) Sam Worthington, Elizabeth Banks. While trying to convince a disgraced ex-cop to come in from a high-rise ledge, a police negotiator begins to realize that the man has an ulterior motive. (PG-13) 1 hr. 42 mins. TV Guide Wed., August 27, 4:30 p.m. TV Guide Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

The Man With the Iron Fists (2012) RZA, Russell Crowe. In feudal China, a blacksmith channels ancient energies to transform himself into a human weapon capable of defending his fellow villagers from soulless villains. (NR) 1 hr. 48 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 4 a.m.

Marie Antoinette (1938) Norma Shearer, Tyrone Power. The 18th-century Austrian princess has an affair with a Swedish count and becomes queen of France. (NR) 2 hrs. 29 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 10 a.m.

The Marine 3: Homefront (2013) Mike Mizanin, Neal McDonough. Sgt. Jake Carter returns home and discovers his sister has been abducted by violent extremists. Jake launches a one man assault on the base of operations and discovers the group is plotting a deadly terrorist strike. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. IFC Thur., August 28, 6 p.m. IFC Thur., August 28, 11 p.m.

The Marine 2 (2009) Ted DiBiase, Robert Coleby. A Marine sniper must save his wife and other hostages when rebels seize a luxury resort. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. IFC Fri., August 29, 9 a.m. IFC Thur., August 28, 1:30 p.m.

Marmaduke (2010) Voices of Owen Wilson, Lee Pace. A super-sized Great Dane helps his family adjust to their new lives in California while simultaneously trying to fit in with his new canine pals. (PG) 1 hr. 28 mins. Nickelodeon Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

Marvel's the Avengers (2012) Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans. SHIELD's Nick Fury recruits a team of superheroes to pull the world back from the brink of disaster when an unexpected enemy threatens global security. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 23 mins. EPIX Sun., August 24, 8:30 a.m. EPIX Sun., August 24, 3 p.m.

Meet Me After the Show (1951) Betty Grable, Macdonald Carey. An actress leaves her producer husband and fakes amnesia with a playboy in Miami. (NR) 1 hr. 26 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 11:30 a.m.

Meet the Browns (2008) Tyler Perry, Angela Bassett. Soon after losing her job, a single mother takes her brood to Georgia for her father's funeral and meets his uproarious clan for the first time. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. BET Sat., August 30, 5 p.m.

Meet the Fockers (2004) Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller. A man fears the worst when he accompanies his fiancee's uptight father and mother to meet his free-spirited mom and dad. (PG-13) 1 hr. 55 mins. AMC Wed., August 27, 3 a.m. AMC Wed., August 27, 9 a.m.

Mega Python vs. Gatoroid (2011) Debbie Gibson, Tiffany. Gigantic snakes and alligators battle in the Florida Everglades. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Fri., August 29, 6 p.m.

Mega Shark vs Crocosaurus (2010) Gary Stretch, Robert Picardo. A new prehistoric terror is discovered in the jungles of Africa. (R) 1 hr. 22 mins. Syfy Fri., August 29, 4 p.m.

Mega Shark vs. Mecha Shark (2013) Christopher Judge, Debbie Gibson. Unexpected complications arise when a supersized, shark-shaped sub is dispatched to kill the giant, prehistoric shark that has been terrorizing the world's oceans. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Sat., August 30, 3 p.m.

Men in Black (1997) Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith. A veteran agent and a rookie protect mankind from dangerous extraterrestrials roaming the Earth. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Spike Sat., August 30, 10 a.m. Spike Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

Men of War (1995) Dolph Lundgren, Charlotte Lewis. Former special-forces agents hired to invade an exotic island learn they were duped by con artists. (R) 1 hr. 43 mins. Showtime Thur., August 28, 1 a.m.

Metro (1997) Eddie Murphy, Michael Rapaport. A hostage negotiator and a SWAT marksman track a psychotic jewel thief who killed a colleague. (R) 1 hr. 57 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 1:30 p.m.

Middle of Nowhere (2012) Emayatzy Corinealdi, David Oyelowo. A med student considers leaving her long-imprisoned husband for a charming bus driver. (R) 1 hr. 41 mins. BET Thur., August 28, 9 p.m.

Mirrors (2008) Kiefer Sutherland, Paula Patton. A former cop must protect his family from an evil force that uses mirrors to cross over into their home. (R) 1 hr. 52 mins. Syfy Sun., August 24, 6 p.m. Syfy Thur., August 28, 3 p.m. Syfy Wed., August 27, 12:30 a.m. Syfy Wed., August 27, 6 p.m.

Misery (1990) James Caan, Kathy Bates. An author recovers from an accident, nursed by a twisted fan who insists he write a new book just for her. (R) 1 hr. 47 mins. IFC Thur., August 28, 11:30 a.m. IFC Thur., August 28, 6:30 a.m.

Miss Congeniality (2000) Sandra Bullock, Michael Caine. An image consultant transforms a tomboyish FBI agent into a beauty queen so she can work under cover. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. CMT Sun., August 24, 2 p.m. CMT Tues., August 26, 8 p.m. CMT Wed., August 27, 11 a.m.

Missing at 17 (2013) Tricia O'Kelley, Ayla Kell. A woman tries to save her adopted daughter from a criminal, with help from the girl's biological mother. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 4 p.m.

Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (1985) Chuck Norris, Soon-Teck Oh. An imprisoned U.S. colonel fights the military overlord of a slave-labor opium operation in Vietnam. (R) 1 hr. 36 mins. REELZ Sun., August 24, 5 p.m.

Missing in Action (1984) Chuck Norris, M. Emmet Walsh. A U.S. colonel escapes from the Viet Cong, then comes back with a floating arsenal to get others out. (R) 1 hr. 42 mins. REELZ Sun., August 24, 2:30 p.m.

Mission: Impossible | Ghost Protocol (2011) Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner. After the IMF is implicated in a global terrorist plot and shut down, Ethan Hunt and his team must go under cover and ``off the grid'' to clear the organization's name. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 13 mins. FX Wed., August 27, 6:30 p.m. FX Thur., August 28, 2:30 p.m. FX Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

The Mission (1986) Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons. A Spanish slave trader joins a Jesuit at a jungle mission in politically torn 1750 South America. (PG) 2 hrs. 8 mins. Sundance Thur., August 28, 6 a.m. Sundance Wed., August 27, 11:30 a.m.

Mom's Day Away (2014) Bonnie Somerville, Ona Grauer. A happily married woman learns valuable lessons while spending Mother's Day weekend away from her family. 1 hr. 30 mins. Hallmark Sat., August 30, 9:30 a.m.

The Money Pit (1986) Tom Hanks, Shelley Long. A New York lawyer and his violinist girlfriend buy a mansion cheap, then find it needs extensive work. (PG) 1 hr. 30 mins. TV Guide Sun., August 24, 2:30 p.m.

Monster-in-Law (2005) Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda. A woman fights back when her fiance's shrewish mother tries to destroy their relationship. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 8 a.m.

Monster (2003) Charlize Theron, Christina Ricci. Working as a prostitute in Florida, Aileen Wuornos kills seven men and lands on death row. (R) 1 hr. 49 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 2:30 a.m.

Monte Carlo (2011) Selena Gomez, Leighton Meester. A case of mistaken identity turns a trip to Europe into the adventure of a lifetime for a teen, her stepsister and her best friend. (PG) 1 hr. 48 mins. FX Sun., August 24, 9 a.m.

More Than a Miracle (1967) Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif. A 17th-century Spanish prince falls for a peasant instead of one of his mother's seven princesses. (NR) 1 hr. 50 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 3 p.m.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013) Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower. A seemingly ordinary teenager discovers that she is descended from a line of half-angel warriors called Shadowhunters, who protect humanity from evil forces. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 10 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 11:30 a.m. Starz Fri., August 29, 7:30 a.m.

Mother Wore Tights (1947) Betty Grable, Dan Dailey. The daughter of vaudevillians recalls her parents, a source of embarrassment to her big sister. (NR) 1 hr. 47 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 3 p.m.

The Mothman Prophecies (2002) Richard Gere, Laura Linney. A reporter investigates the sightings of a strange creature and other strange phenomena in a small town. (PG-13) 1 hr. 59 mins. Starz Mon., August 25, 4 a.m.

Mothman (2010) Jewel Staite, Connor Fox. Ten years after a terrible tragedy, a reporter returns to her hometown and encounters a vengeful entity. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Wed., August 27, 4 p.m.

Mr. Brooks (2007) Kevin Costner, Demi Moore. A detective dogs a serial killer's trail, while the killer's voyeuristic neighbor blackmails him into continuing his deadly hobby. (R) 2 hrs. 1 mins. Lifetime Sun., August 24, 3 p.m.

Mr. Deeds (2002) Adam Sandler, Winona Ryder. A television producer tries to get the scoop on a small-town pizzeria owner after he inherits $40 billion. (PG-13) 1 hr. 36 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 8:30 a.m.

Mr. Jealousy (1997) Eric Stoltz, Annabella Sciorra. A jealous man tries to learn more about his new girlfriend's former lover by joining his therapy group. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 9 a.m.

Much Ado About Nothing (2012) Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof. In Sicily, one couple engages in a merry war of words, while another falls prey to a malicious schemer. (PG-13) 1 hr. 49 mins. EPIX Tues., August 26, 3 a.m.

The Mummy Returns (2001) Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz. Two evil forces believe the 9-year-old son of adventurer Rick O'Connell is the key to the reincarnation of Isis. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 9 mins. AMC Thur., August 28, 4:30 p.m. AMC Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

The Mummy (1999) Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz. A young man opens a tomb unleashing a mummy seeking revenge for a curse laid upon him 3,000 years earlier. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 4 mins. AMC Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

Murder, My Sweet (1944) Dick Powell, Claire Trevor. The search for a missing person plunges detective Philip Marlowe into a deadly web of blackmail and murder. (NR) 1 hr. 35 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 6 p.m.

My Best Friend's Wedding (1997) Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney. A writer realizes that she is in love with her best friend and tries to stop him from marrying another woman, a guileless heiress. (PG-13) 1 hr. 45 mins. Encore Sat., August 30, 8 a.m.

My Cousin Vinny (1992) Joe Pesci, Marisa Tomei. A wise-guy Brooklyn lawyer and his motormouth girlfriend go to Alabama to defend his innocent cousin for murder. (R) 1 hr. 59 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 8 p.m. Encore Sat., August 30, 10 a.m. Encore Sat., August 30, 8 p.m. Encore Tues., August 26, 9 a.m.

Mystic River (2003) Sean Penn, Tim Robbins. A detective investigates the brutal beating and murder of the daughter of a childhood friend, then questions a second friend. (R) 2 hrs. 17 mins. IFC Tues., August 26, 10 a.m. IFC Wed., August 27, 6 a.m. Sundance Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

My Wild Irish Rose (1947) Dennis Morgan, Arlene Dahl. Irish balladeer Chauncey Olcott charms Lillian Russell and an alderman's daughter in 1890s New York. (NR) 1 hr. 41 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m.


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Napoleon Dynamite (2004) Jon Heder, Jon Gries. A gawky teenager from an odd family helps his new friend run for class president against a popular student. (PG) 1 hr. 26 mins. E! Thur., August 28, 12 a.m. E! Wed., August 27, 9:30 a.m.

National Lampoon's Dirty Movie (2011) Christopher Meloni, Mario Cantone. A producer wants to make a movie about the world's most offensive jokes. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 12 a.m. TMC Sun., August 31, 3 a.m.

National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002) Ryan Reynolds, Tara Reid. An underachieving collegian needs money to stay in school after his father cuts off his funds. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. TV Guide Sun., August 24, 7:30 p.m.

National Treasure (2004) Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger. An adventurer must steal the Declaration of Independence and use its hidden map to find a legendary fortune. (PG) 2 hrs. 10 mins. Starz Sun., August 31, 5 a.m.

Natural Born Killers (1994) Woody Harrelson, Juliette Lewis. Two young lovers embark on a blood-drenched killing spree that quickly propels them to celebrity status. (R) 1 hr. 59 mins. HBO Fri., August 29, 3:30 a.m.

Naughty, but Nice (1939) Ann Sheridan, Dick Powell. A singer and a lyricist are drawn to a professor with a knack for writing hit songs. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 4:30 a.m.

Nebraska (2013) Bruce Dern, Will Forte. A man accompanies his aging, cantankerous father on a long road trip from Billings, Mont., to Lincoln, Neb., to claim a cash prize that might not actually exist. (R) 1 hr. 54 mins. EPIX Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

Neil Simon's The Odd Couple II (1998) Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau. A slob and a neat freak, former roommates, meet again years later for their children's wedding. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 7 a.m.

Never Been Kissed (1999) Drew Barrymore, David Arquette. A former high-school nerd, now a reporter, gets a second chance when she goes under cover for a story on cool teens. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. E! Sat., August 30, 12 a.m. E! Sat., August 30, 5:30 p.m.

The New Daughter (2009) Kevin Costner, Ivana Baquero. A single father is puzzled by his daughter's weird behavior, which begins soon after he moves his family to a secluded woodland home. (PG-13) 1 hr. 48 mins. TMC Sun., August 24, 5:30 p.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 7:30 a.m.

Next Friday (2000) Ice Cube, Mike Epps. To avoid being beaten up, a young man goes to live with his uncle, who just won the lottery. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. USA Sat., August 30, 5 p.m.

Next (2007) Nicolas Cage, Julianne Moore. A government agent must capture a clairvoyant and convince him to help her stop terrorists from detonating a nuclear weapon in Los Angeles. (PG-13) 1 hr. 36 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 6 a.m. Encore Sun., August 24, 6 p.m. Encore Thur., August 28, 5:30 a.m. Encore Thur., August 28, 2:30 p.m. Encore Thur., August 28, 11:30 p.m.

A Night at the Roxbury (1998) Will Ferrell, Chris Kattan. Desperate to meet women and open their own dance club, brainless brothers Steve and Doug Butabi cruise Beverly Hills. (PG-13) 1 hr. 21 mins. HBO Sun., August 24, 6:30 a.m.

The Nitwits (1935) Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey. Two cigar-shop owners turn amateur sleuths and unwittingly discover the identity of a murderous blackmailer. (NR) 1 hr. 21 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 5 a.m.

No Cameras Allowed (2014) The life of James Marcus Haney, a die-hard music fan who risks it all to sneak backstage at concerts and into music festivals. (NR) 1 hr. 24 mins. MTV Fri., August 29, 10 p.m.

No Questions Asked (1951) Barry Sullivan, Arlene Dahl. An insurance lawyer walks into a trap set by his ex-girlfriend and her partner. (NR) 1 hr. 21 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 6 a.m.

North (1994) Elijah Wood, Bruce Willis. Armed by a court order, a bright boy leaves home on a global quest to find himself some perfect parents. (PG) 1 hr. 28 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 7:30 a.m.

No Way Home (1996) Tim Roth, James Russo. An ex-convict returns to Staten Island and finds his brother has a wife and trouble with the mob. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 3:30 a.m.

Nurse Betty (2000) Morgan Freeman, Renée Zellweger. After seeing her no-good husband killed by hit men, a woman thinks she is a nurse who must find her lover, a soap-opera doctor. (R) 1 hr. 48 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 2 a.m.

Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000) Eddie Murphy, Janet Jackson. In an attempt to remove Buddy Love from his subconscious, professor Klump accidentally creates him as a separate person. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. VH1 Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

The Nutty Professor (1996) Eddie Murphy, Jada Pinkett. An obese scientist drops the pounds and his poor self-image when a secret formula turns him into a slender ladies man. (PG-13) 1 hr. 35 mins. VH1 Sun., August 24, 12 p.m.


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Obliging Young Lady (1941) Joan Carroll, Edmond O'Brien. A secretary takes a prankish rich girl to a mountain resort, away from a custody battle. (NR) 1 hr. 20 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 12 a.m.

Oblivion (2013) Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman. Two weeks before he is scheduled to depart from devastated planet Earth forever, a drone repairman rescues a woman from a downed spaceship, triggering a final battle to save mankind. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 5 mins. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 9:30 a.m.

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) George Clooney, John Turturro. A mysterious lawman tracks three escaped convicts searching for buried treasure in 1930s Mississippi. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. Starz Tues., August 26, 7 p.m. Starz Wed., August 27, 2 a.m.

Ocean's Eleven (1960) Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin. Veterans of the 82nd Airborne Division devise an elaborate plot to simultaneously rob five casinos on New Year's Eve. (NR) 2 hrs. 7 mins. Encore Sat., August 30, 4 a.m.

Ocean's Eleven (2001) George Clooney, Matt Damon. A parolee organizes a gang to steal $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos in a single heist. (PG-13) 1 hr. 56 mins. AMC Fri., August 29, 10:30 p.m.

The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012) Jennifer Garner, Joel Edgerton. A boy magically appears on the doorstep of a childless couple who desperately want a family but are unable to conceive. (PG) 1 hr. 44 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 9 a.m. Encore Mon., August 25, 4 p.m.

Odysseus: Voyage to the Underworld (2008) Arnold Vosloo, Steve Bacic. The king of Ithaca leads his warriors against deadly creatures. (NR) 1 hr. 28 mins. Syfy Fri., August 29, 2 a.m.

Officer Down (2013) Stephen Dorff, James Woods. A cop's shady past comes back to haunt him as he investigates a series of assaults against women at a strip club. (R) 1 hr. 37 mins. Starz Mon., August 25, 1 p.m.

Old Man Rhythm (1935) Charles ``Buddy'' Rogers, George Barbier. A college playboy's father enrolls as a freshman to keep his son out of trouble. (NR) 1 hr. 15 mins. TCM Sat., August 30, 8 a.m.

Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003) Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek. A corrupt CIA agent recruits a tormented gunman to stop conspirators from assassinating the president of Mexico. (R) 1 hr. 41 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 1:30 p.m. Starz Sat., August 30, 5:30 a.m.

Open Your Eyes (1997) Eduardo Noriega, Penélope Cruz. A former womanizer, disfigured in a car crash, has trouble distinguishing dreams from reality. (R) 1 hr. 57 mins. Sundance Wed., August 27, 2:30 a.m.

Operation Crossbow (1965) Sophia Loren, George Peppard. A British commando and his team drop into Germany and pose as scientists to pinpoint a Nazi rocket base. (PG-13) 1 hr. 56 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 10:30 a.m.

Operation Dumbo Drop (1995) Danny Glover, Ray Liotta. Two U.S. Army captains wheel and deal to replace a Vietnam village's prized elephant after it dies. (PG) 1 hr. 47 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 6 a.m.

Ordinary People (1980) Donald Sutherland, Timothy Hutton. A suburban Chicago couple and their son are torn apart by another son's death. (R) 2 hrs. 3 mins. Sundance Tues., August 26, 7:30 a.m.

The Other Dream Team (2012) The story of Lithuania's 1992 Olympic basketball team whose athletes won the bronze medal. (NR) 1 hr. 28 mins. EPIX Thur., August 28, 4 a.m.

The Other Shore: The Diana Nyad Story (2013) Diana Nyad braves shark-infested waters to swim more than 100 miles from Cuba to Florida. (NR) 1 hr. 40 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 6 a.m.

The Other Sister (1999) Juliette Lewis, Diane Keaton. A mentally impaired woman gets her first apartment, dates a young man and attends a trade school. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 9 mins. Showtime Sat., August 30, 4 a.m.

Outbreak (1995) Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo. An Army doctor fights the spread of a deadly virus brought into the United States by an African monkey. (R) 2 hrs. 7 mins. HBO Sat., August 30, 3:30 a.m.

The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976) Clint Eastwood, Chief Dan George. A Missouri farmer hunts down the Union soldiers who killed his family and left him for dead. (PG) 2 hrs. 15 mins. AMC Sat., August 30, 12 p.m.

Out of Africa (1985) Meryl Streep, Robert Redford. Married Baroness Blixen, pen name Isak Dinesen, loves British hunter Denys Finch Hatton in early 1900s Kenya. (PG) 2 hrs. 40 mins. Sundance Thur., August 28, 9 a.m.

The Out-of-Towners (1999) Steve Martin, Goldie Hawn. An Ohio couple reinvigorate their passionless marriage during a bizarre 24 hours in New York City. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Sun., August 24, 2:30 p.m.

Outrageous Fortune (1987) Shelley Long, Bette Midler. An Ivy League actress and a B-movie queen chase their two-timing boyfriend to New Mexico. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. LOGO Mon., August 25, 7 a.m.

The Outriders (1950) Joel McCrea, Arlene Dahl. An escaped Confederate and his two partners lead a wagon train of Union gold into an ambush. (NR) 1 hr. 33 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 11 p.m.

Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) James Franco, Mila Kunis. A shady circus magician crashes his balloon in the magical land of Oz, where he encounters three beautiful witches and becomes a reluctant leader in an epic battle of good vs. evil. (PG) 2 hrs. 10 mins. Starz Tues., August 26, 4:30 a.m. Starz Sat., August 30, 7:30 a.m.


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Pacific Rim (2013) Charlie Hunnam, Diego Klattenhoff. A washed-up ex-pilot and an untested trainee must drive an old, obsolete robot in a last-ditch effort to repel a lethal force of monstrous invaders. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 11 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 12 a.m. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 1 p.m.

The Pacifier (2005) Vin Diesel, Lauren Graham. A Navy SEAL faces the ultimate test when he must care for five children and protect them from their father's enemies. (PG) 1 hr. 35 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 8 a.m. Encore Fri., August 29, 8 p.m.

Pain & Gain (2013) Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson. In 1990s Miami, a gym manager and his muscular accomplices kidnap a wealthy businessman and force him to sign over all his assets | including cars and a luxurious mansion | to them. (R) 2 hrs. 9 mins. EPIX Sat., August 30, 11:30 p.m.

Parachute Battalion (1941) Robert Preston, Nancy Kelly. A football hero and a colonel's son woo a sergeant's daughter in jump school. (NR) 1 hr. 15 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 1:30 a.m.

Parenthood (1989) Steve Martin, Mary Steenburgen. A middle-class man, his wife, his father and a divorcee try to be good parents. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 4 mins. TV Guide Sat., August 30, 7 p.m. TV Guide Thur., August 28, 1:30 p.m. TV Guide Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

The Patriot (2000) Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger. A pacifist farmer of South Carolina reluctantly joins the Revolutionary War and fights alongside his son. (R) 2 hrs. 44 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 4:30 a.m.

Paul (2011) Simon Pegg, Nick Frost. On a pilgrimage to America's UFO heartland, two British sci-fi geeks meet an extraterrestrial and hatch a plan to help him return to his spaceship. (R) 1 hr. 44 mins. USA Sat., August 30, 11 a.m.

Payback (1999) Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry. A man seeks revenge on his wife and crime partner, who shot him and left him for dead. (R) 1 hr. 41 mins. HBO Mon., August 25, 4 a.m.

Pay It Forward (2000) Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt. In response to a challenge by his teacher, an 11-year-old proposes an idea for individual deeds to change the world. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 2 mins. TV Guide Thur., August 28, 4 p.m. TV Guide Wed., August 27, 10 p.m.

P.C.U. (1994) Jeremy Piven, Chris Young. Politically correct collegians unite against the residents of a dorm where offensive behavior is encouraged. (PG-13) 1 hr. 19 mins. VH1 Sun., August 31, 12:30 a.m.

Peacock (2010) Cillian Murphy, Ellen Page. A man with multiple-personality disorder fools a town into believing that his alter egos are husband and wife. (PG-13) 1 hr. 30 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 10 a.m. Showtime Sun., August 31, 4:30 a.m.

Peeples (2013) Craig Robinson, Kerry Washington. A man's plan to propose to his girlfriend goes hilariously awry when he becomes entangled in a web of white lies and comic dysfunction with her upper-crust family. (PG-13) 1 hr. 35 mins. EPIX Thur., August 28, 2:30 a.m. EPIX Thur., August 28, 12:30 p.m.

A Perfect Getaway (2009) Steve Zahn, Timothy Olyphant. Newlyweds find terror in paradise when they encounter other hikers who claim that some tourists were found brutally murdered. (R) 1 hr. 37 mins. AMC Sun., August 24, 9 a.m.

The Perfect Man (2005) Hilary Duff, Heather Locklear. A crafty teen invents a secret admirer to prevent her mother from having another bad relationship. (PG) 1 hr. 40 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 7 a.m.

The Perfect Storm (2000) George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg. At sea in October 1991, the crewmen of the Andrea Gail encounter a storm with hurricane-strength winds and 100-foot waves. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 9 mins. AMC Wed., August 27, 4:30 p.m. AMC Thur., August 28, 9 a.m.

Phineas and Ferb: The Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011) Voices of Vincent Martella, Dee Bradley Baker. Animated. Along with their pet platypus, stepbrothers Phineas and Ferb battle evil Dr. Doofenshmirtz. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Disney XD Fri., August 29, 5 p.m.

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007) Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom. While the Flying Dutchman ghost ship wreaks havoc on the Seven Seas, Will, Elizabeth and Barbossa unite to save Jack Sparrow from Davy Jones' locker. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 48 mins. TBS Sun., August 24, 2:30 p.m.

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz. Capt. Jack Sparrow encounters a woman from his past, who forces him to go aboard Blackbeard's ship on a quest to find the legendary Fountain of Youth. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 16 mins. Family Sat., August 30, 10:30 a.m.

Pitch Perfect (2012) Anna Kendrick, Skylar Astin. When a new student joins her college's female a cappella group, she takes the women out of their comfort zone of traditional pieces and introduces them to innovative arrangements. (PG-13) 1 hr. 52 mins. HBO Mon., August 25, 7 p.m. HBO Thur., August 28, 7:30 a.m.

Pitfall (1948) Dick Powell, Lizabeth Scott. An insurance man's affair with a blonde leads to guilt, murder and a confession to his wife. (NR) 1 hr. 24 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 1 p.m.

The Place Beyond the Pines (2012) Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper. In upstate New York, two men, and later, their sons must deal with the unforeseen consequences of their actions. (R) 2 hrs. 20 mins. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 6 a.m.

Planes (2013) Voices of Dane Cook, Stacy Keach. Animated. Despite his incompatible build and fear of heights, a small-town plane dreams of one day competing as a high-flying air racer. (PG) 1 hr. 32 mins. Encore Tues., August 26, 6 a.m. Encore Tues., August 26, 6 p.m.

The Player (1992) Tim Robbins, Greta Scacchi. About 65 real-life movie stars fringe the satire of a Hollywood studio executive who gets away with murder. (R) 2 hrs. 3 mins. Sundance Mon., August 25, 10 a.m.

Point Break (1991) Patrick Swayze, Keanu Reeves. An FBI agent turns California surfer to nab bank robbers who wear rubber masks of four ex-presidents. (R) 2 hrs. 2 mins. Sundance Sat., August 30, 9 p.m. Sundance Sun., August 31, 2 a.m.

Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986) JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson. An American Indian helps a broke and homeless family, once again prey to a poltergeist. (PG-13) 1 hr. 32 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 3 a.m.

Poltergeist (1982) Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams. A suburban couple's little girl is drawn from her bedroom into a nightmarish other dimension. (PG) 1 hr. 54 mins. IFC Wed., August 27, 5 p.m.

Pom Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011) Branding, advertising and product placement provide the funds for a movie that covers those same topics. (PG-13) 1 hr. 26 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 6:30 a.m.

PopFan (2014) Chelsea Kane, Nolan Funk. An unstable and obsessive fan rescues a pop star from a car crash, then takes her to his secluded lighthouse to recuperate. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 10 p.m. Lifetime Sun., August 24, 5 p.m. Lifetime Sun., August 31, 2 a.m.

Portrait of Jennie (1948) Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten. A New York artist paints a picture of a strange beauty from another era. (NR) 1 hr. 26 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 5 p.m.

The Power of Few (2013) Christopher Walken, Christian Slater. Urban crime and religious conspiracy mix as an event unfolds from multiple perspectives. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 3 a.m. TMC Mon., August 25, 10 p.m.

Predator (1987) Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers. A sneaky alien monster attacks commandos on a jungle mission in South America. (R) 1 hr. 47 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 2 a.m.

The Pride and the Passion (1957) Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra. A British naval officer and a Spanish guerrilla salvage a huge cannon to use against Napoleon. (NR) 2 hrs. 12 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 3 a.m.

Pride & Prejudice (2005) Keira Knightley, Matthew MacFadyen. A convoluted courtship begins between a young woman and the handsome friend of a wealthy bachelor. (PG) 2 hrs. 8 mins. HBO Wed., August 27, 11 a.m.

Prisoners (2013) Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal. When police have to release their only suspect, a desperate man takes the law into his own hands after his young daughter and her friend disappear. (R) 2 hrs. 33 mins. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 5 p.m. Cinemax Sun., August 31, 3:30 a.m.

Private Parts (1997) Howard Stern, Robin Quivers. Howard Stern recalls his personal life and the controversial style that made him a radio celebrity. (R) 1 hr. 49 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 7:30 a.m. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 10 a.m. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

The Protector (2005) Tony Jaa, Johnny Nguyen. A young fighter travels to Australia to retrieve stolen elephants that were promised originally to the king of Thailand. (R) 1 hr. 24 mins. IFC Fri., August 29, 7 a.m.

Pure Country (1992) George Strait, Lesley Ann Warren. An amiable country singer struggles to free himself of the hollow trappings of commercial stardom. (PG) 1 hr. 52 mins. CMT Fri., August 29, 11:30 a.m. CMT Fri., August 29, 3:30 p.m.


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Quantum of Solace (2008) Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko. James Bond's hunt for those responsible for Vesper Lynd's death leads him to a ruthless businessman who is plotting to seize control of a valuable resource. (PG-13) 1 hr. 45 mins. USA Mon., August 25, 2 a.m. USA Mon., August 25, 6 a.m.

Quartet (2012) Maggie Smith, Tom Courtenay. A long-smoldering flame is rekindled when a once-popular opera star reunites with her ex-husband and fellow performers at a retirement home for musicians. (PG-13) 1 hr. 39 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 6:30 a.m.

Quick Change (1990) Bill Murray, Geena Davis. Robbing a bank is easy for a clownish trio; it's getting out of New York that's hard. (R) 1 hr. 28 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 11 a.m.

Quo Vadis (1951) Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr. Emperor Nero burns Rome and puts a Roman commander's Christian bride in the arena with a bull. (NR) 2 hrs. 51 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 7:30 a.m.


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Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) Harrison Ford, Karen Allen. Globe-trotting archaeologist Indiana Jones races the Nazis for possession of a legendary religious artifact. (PG) 1 hr. 55 mins. Spike Sat., August 30, 12 p.m.

The Rainmaker (1997) Matt Damon, Claire Danes. A Memphis law school graduate aids a battered wife and fights a corporate lawyer for insurance benefits for a dying man. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 15 mins. Starz Tues., August 26, 11 p.m. Starz Wed., August 27, 9 a.m.

Rambo (2008) Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz. John Rambo calls upon his long-buried but lethal skills to rescue a missionary and her comrades from the Burmese army. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. IFC Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

Ray (2004) Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington. Blind since childhood, Ray Charles overcomes poverty, hardship and addiction and becomes an American music legend. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 33 mins. BET Thur., August 28, 5 p.m.

Raze (2013) Zoe Bell, Rachel Nichols. A woman is abducted and brought to an underground lair, where she is forced to fight other innocent victims for the amusement of unseen spectators. (R) 1 hr. 27 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 3 a.m. Showtime Thur., August 28, 9 p.m. Showtime Tues., August 26, 3:30 a.m.

Reading, Writing & Romance (2013) Eric Mabius, Virginia Williams. A struggling actor falls in love with a high-school teacher but faces the wrath of a jealous vice principal. 1 hr. 30 mins. Hallmark Sun., August 24, 5 p.m.

Red Dawn (1984) Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell. Colorado teens fight back after Soviet-led paratroops drop into town for World War III. (PG-13) 1 hr. 54 mins. ION Fri., August 29, 8 a.m. KPXN Fri., August 29, 10:30 a.m.

Red 2 (2013) Bruce Willis, John Malkovich. Former CIA black-ops agent Frank Moses and his team battle assassins, terrorists and power-hungry government officials as they try to retrieve a lethal device that could change the balance of world power. (PG-13) 1 hr. 56 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 10 a.m. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 7:30 p.m. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 9:30 a.m.

Reign of Fire (2002) Christian Bale, Matthew McConaughey. A hotshot American and a firefighter unite to fight a horde of dragons in post-apocalyptic London. (PG-13) 1 hr. 41 mins. FX Wed., August 27, 6:30 a.m.

The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012) Riz Ahmed, Liev Schreiber. In New York, a Pakistani native finds that his American Dream has collapsed in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (R) 2 hrs. 8 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 2:30 p.m.

Remember Me (2010) Robert Pattinson, Emilie de Ravin. Emerging secrets threaten the budding romance between a troubled young man and the young woman who helped him rediscover happiness. (PG-13) 1 hr. 53 mins. TV Guide Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.

Renoir (2012) Michel Bouquet, Christa Theret. Pierre-Auguste Renoir paints on the French Riviera in 1915 after his wife dies and his son is wounded in a battle. He finds a young woman named Andrée and she becomes his last model. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. EPIX Mon., August 25, 3:30 a.m.

Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004) Milla Jovovich, Sienna Guillory. Survivors of a deadly virus must fight their way through Raccoon City's legion of undead inhabitants. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. Encore Tues., August 26, 3 a.m.

Resident Evil: Extinction (2007) Milla Jovovich, Oded Fehr. Genetically altered by Umbrella Corp., Alice and her cohorts try to eradicate an undead virus before it infects everyone on Earth. (R) 1 hr. 34 mins. Syfy Wed., August 27, 9 p.m. Syfy Thur., August 28, 6 p.m.

Revenge of the Nerds (1984) Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards. College freshmen Skolnick and Gilbert form their own fraternity for computer-whiz misfits. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. VH1 Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

Revolutionary Road (2008) Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet. In 1950s Connecticut, two suburbanites become increasingly dissatisfied with their marriage and society's expectations of conformity. (R) 1 hr. 59 mins. HBO Wed., August 27, 4 a.m.

Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic (2013) Chevy Chase, Mike Epps. Dave Chappelle, Lily Tomlin, Robin Williams, Bob Newhart and others offer insight into the mind of Richard Pryor in filmmaker Marina Zenovich's examination of the late comic's life and career. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 10 p.m.

Richie Rich (1994) Macaulay Culkin, John Larroquette. The boy zillionaire saves his parents and Rich Industries from a scheming executive. (PG) 1 hr. 35 mins. Family Sat., August 30, 6:30 a.m.

Riddick (2013) Vin Diesel, Karl Urban. Left for dead on a sun-scorched planet, wanted criminal Riddick must confront two teams of mercenaries, one of whom is led by a man from his past. (R) 1 hr. 58 mins. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 11:30 a.m. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 10 p.m. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 5:30 p.m. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 9 a.m.

Rio (2011) Voices of Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg. Animated. A domesticated macaw and his human friend travel to Rio de Janeiro to meet the last surviving female of his kind. (G) 1 hr. 36 mins. Family Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

R.I.P.D. (2013) Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds. Members of an odd police force chase monstrous spirits who try to escape their final judgment by hiding among the living. When the lawmen uncover a plot that could end all life, they must restore the cosmic balance. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 11 a.m. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Rising Sun (1993) Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes. Los Angeles police detectives tie a skyscraper homicide to Washington politics and corporate Japan. (R) 2 hrs. 9 mins. Sundance Fri., August 29, 1 p.m.

The Roaring Twenties (1939) James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart. Three World War I buddies return to New York, where two become bootleggers. (NR) 1 hr. 44 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 3 p.m.

RoboCop 3 (1993) Robert John Burke, Nancy Allen. The cyborg policeman takes to the air to defend a run-down neighborhood from a Japanese tycoon. (PG-13) 1 hr. 44 mins. Encore Sun., August 31, 4 a.m.

RoboCop 2 (1990) Peter Weller, Nancy Allen. The cyborg policeman and his female partner oppose the mayor and a drug magnate in Old Detroit. (R) 1 hr. 58 mins. Encore Sun., August 31, 2 a.m.

RoboCop (1987) Peter Weller, Nancy Allen. Scientists use the mangled remains of a dead police officer to create the ultimate crime-fighter | an indestructible cyborg. (R) 1 hr. 42 mins. Encore Mon., August 25, 11:30 p.m. Encore Sun., August 31, 12:30 a.m.

Rock of Ages (2012) Julianne Hough, Diego Boneta. Songs by Def Leppard, Journey, Joan Jett, Bon Jovi and others underscore a rock 'n' roll romance between a small-town girl and a city boy who meet on the Sunset Strip while chasing their Hollywood dreams. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 3 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 11 a.m.

Rock Star (2001) Mark Wahlberg, Jennifer Aniston. A heavy-metal group hires a singer from a tribute band after their frontman quits. (R) 1 hr. 46 mins. KTLA Sun., August 31, 1:30 a.m. WGN A Sun., August 24, 11 p.m.

The Rock (1996) Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage. A scientist and a British spy who once escaped from Alcatraz are sent to the former island prison to stop a disgruntled war hero from obliterating San Francisco with chemical warheads. (R) 2 hrs. 16 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 8:30 p.m.

Rocky III (1982) Sylvester Stallone, Mr. T. Old foe Apollo Creed trains ex-boxing champ Rocky Balboa for a rematch with brutish Clubber Lang. (PG) 1 hr. 39 mins. EPIX Thur., August 28, 2:30 p.m. EPIX Thur., August 28, 7:30 a.m. EPIX Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

Rocky II (1979) Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire. Underdog Philadelphia fighter Rocky Balboa gets another shot at heavyweight champ Apollo Creed. (PG) 1 hr. 59 mins. EPIX Tues., August 26, 8 p.m. EPIX Wed., August 27, 4 p.m. EPIX Wed., August 27, 8:30 a.m.

Rocky IV (1985) Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire. Champ Rocky Balboa trains in Siberia for a bout against a lab-tested Soviet with a 2000-psi punch. (PG) 1 hr. 31 mins. EPIX Fri., August 29, 4 p.m. EPIX Fri., August 29, 9:30 a.m. EPIX Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

Rocky V (1990) Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire. Broke, punchy and at odds with his son, boxer Rocky trains a hungry contender, then must street-fight him. (PG-13) 1 hr. 44 mins. EPIX Fri., August 29, 8 p.m. EPIX Sat., August 30, 1 p.m. EPIX Sat., August 30, 5 a.m.

Rocky (1976) Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire. Heavyweight champ Apollo Creed gives Philadelphia club fighter Rocky Balboa a title shot. (PG) 1 hr. 59 mins. EPIX Mon., August 25, 8 p.m. EPIX Tues., August 26, 2 p.m. EPIX Tues., August 26, 6:30 a.m.

Rookie of the Year (1993) Thomas Ian Nicholas, Gary Busey. A boy lands a job with the Chicago Cubs after an arm injury leaves him with major-league pitching talent. (PG) 1 hr. 43 mins. MLB Sat., August 30, 8 a.m.

Room to Breathe (2013) At-risk students at a San Francisco middle school try mindfulness meditation to improve their grades and lessen behavioral problems. (NR) 1 hr. 16 mins. KVCR Wed., August 27, 7:30 p.m.

The Rugrats Movie (1998) E.G. Daily, Voices of Christine Cavanaugh. Animated. Tommy and his plucky pals go on a forest adventure in his father's latest invention, the Reptar Wagon. (G) 1 hr. 19 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 6:30 a.m.

Runaway Bride (1999) Julia Roberts, Richard Gere. A New York reporter travels to Maryland to profile a woman who left three bridegrooms at the altar. (PG) 1 hr. 56 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 3:30 p.m.

The Rundown (2003) The Rock, Seann William Scott. Before his retirement, a bounty hunter must locate his boss' son, who is searching for a priceless artifact in the Amazon. (PG-13) 1 hr. 44 mins. Spike Mon., August 25, 4 p.m. Spike Tues., August 26, 12 a.m.

Rush (2013) Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Brühl. Charismatic Englishman James Hunt and Austrian perfectionist Niki Lauda burn up the 1970s Formula 1 racing scene and share an intense rivalry on the track. (R) 2 hrs. 3 mins. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 8 a.m. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 12 p.m.

RV (2006) Robin Williams, Jeff Daniels. Calamities strike when a family patriarch rents an enormous motor-home and takes his dysfunctional clan on vacation. (PG) 1 hr. 38 mins. Starz Sun., August 24, 6 p.m. Starz Sun., August 24, 9 a.m. Starz Wed., August 27, 10 p.m. Starz Wed., August 27, 2:30 p.m.


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Sahara (2005) Matthew McConaughey, Steve Zahn. A treasure hunter and his sidekick join forces with a doctor to search for a Confederate ship in Africa. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 4 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 8 p.m. TMC Tues., August 26, 5:30 p.m.

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011) Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt. A scientist and a businesswoman fall in love while devising a way to bring sport fishing to the Middle East. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 1:30 p.m. TMC Tues., August 26, 4 a.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 9:30 a.m. TMC Sun., August 31, 4 a.m.

Sand Sharks (2011) Julie Marie Berman, Christina Corigliano. A ravenous prehistoric predator is released from underground by an earthquake to terrorize people on land. (R) 1 hr. 26 mins. Syfy Fri., August 29, 9:30 a.m.

Sarafina! (1992) Leleti Khumalo, Whoopi Goldberg. A South African student joins the anti-apartheid revolution in her township of Soweto. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 8 a.m.

Save the Date (2012) Lizzy Caplan, Alison Brie. After breaking up with her boyfriend, a bookstore manager resists a seemingly perfect guy's attempts to woo her. (R) 1 hr. 38 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 6 p.m.

Save the Last Dance (2001) Julia Stiles, Sean Patrick Thomas. A white teenager moves to Chicago after her mother's death and falls for a black student who shares her love of dance. (PG-13) 1 hr. 52 mins. Showtime Sat., August 30, 2:30 p.m.

Saw III (2006) Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith. A kidnapped doctor must keep dying Jigsaw alive while a fellow victim completes his own maniacal test. (NR) 1 hr. 47 mins. IFC Sat., August 30, 3:30 a.m.

Scary Movie 3 (2003) Anna Faris, Anthony Anderson. An anchorwoman investigates rumors about UFOs and a videotape that leads to deaths. (NR) 1 hr. 25 mins. MTV Sat., August 30, 8 p.m. MTV Sun., August 24, 8:30 a.m.

Scary Movie V (2013) Ashley Tisdale, Simon Rex. Bizarre activity follows after a husband and wife bring their newborn baby home from the hospital. Realizing that a demon is stalking their family, they consult paranormal experts and install numerous cameras to drive the spirit out. (PG-13) 1 hr. 25 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 1 p.m. Showtime Fri., August 29, 10 p.m.

Scene of the Crime (1950) Van Johnson, Arlene Dahl. A Los Angeles police detective hunts killer bookies, as his wife urges him to quit. (NR) 1 hr. 34 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 3 p.m.

Scenes From a Mall (1990) Bette Midler, Woody Allen. A Los Angeles psychotherapist and sports lawyer bare their shallow marriage at a trendy mall. (R) 1 hr. 27 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 7 a.m.

Scent of a Woman (1992) Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell. A blind ex-colonel takes his preppie guide on a lust-for-life trip to New York. (R) 2 hrs. 37 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 12 p.m. TMC Sat., August 30, 3 a.m.

Schultze Gets the Blues (2003) Horst Krause, Harald Warmbrunn. A newly discovered love for Cajun music reawakens a dispirited German accordionist's zest for life. (PG) 1 hr. 53 mins. TMC Mon., August 25, 5 a.m.

Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster (2010) Robbie Amell, Hayley Kiyoko. Strange events plague Scooby, Shaggy and the gang at a spooky country club. (PG) 1 hr. 30 mins. TOON Wed., August 27, 10 a.m.

Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004) Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar. Fred, Daphne, Velma, Shaggy and Scooby investigate a group of ghouls terrorizing people. (PG) 1 hr. 33 mins. Family Sat., August 30, 2 p.m.

Scream of the Banshee (2011) Lauren Holly, Lance Henriksen. A bloodthirsty banshee terrorizes a college professor and her students. (R) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Thur., August 28, 11:30 a.m.

Scream (1996) Neve Campbell, David Arquette. A psycho killer targets a past victim's daughter, while a tabloid TV reporter homes in on his identity. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. IFC Mon., August 25, 1 p.m. IFC Sun., August 24, 5 p.m.

Sea of Love (1989) Al Pacino, Ellen Barkin. Two New York detectives bait a lonely hearts killer; one of them falls for a suspect. (R) 1 hr. 52 mins. Sundance Sat., August 30, 7 a.m.

Searching for Sugar Man (2011) Though he faded into obscurity in the U.S., an early '70s musician known as Rodriguez became a huge hit in South Africa and was widely rumored to have died. Two obsessed fans set out to learn the man's true fate. (PG-13) 1 hr. 26 mins. Starz Wed., August 27, 7:30 a.m.

Semi-Pro (2008) Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson. In 1976 a singer uses the profits from his only hit to buy a basketball team that is in danger of going under when the ABA and the NBA merge. (NR) 1 hr. 39 mins. Comedy Central Sun., August 24, 10:30 a.m.

Serendipity (2001) John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale. A man and a woman try to find each other after spending one night together 10 years earlier. (PG-13) 1 hr. 30 mins. Bravo Sat., August 30, 12:30 a.m.

Serial Mom (1994) Kathleen Turner, Sam Waterston. A seemingly perfect wife and mother from Baltimore gains celebrity status as a serial killer. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. Sundance Tues., August 26, 8 p.m.

Set It Off (1996) Jada Pinkett, Queen Latifah. Desperation drives four inner-city women to bank robbery in Los Angeles, then they start mistrusting one another. (R) 2 hrs. BET Thur., August 28, 2:30 p.m.

Seven Days in May (1964) Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas. An aide discovers his general's Pentagon plot and tells the president. (NR) 1 hr. 58 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

Seven Psychopaths (2012) Colin Farrell, Christopher Walken. A struggling screenwriter finds himself inadvertently entangled in the criminal underworld when his knucklehead friends abduct a mobster's beloved Shih Tzu. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 8 p.m.

Sex and the City (2008) Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall. Carrie Bradshaw and her gal pals find new adventures and surprises while they enjoy companionship, cupcakes and Cosmopolitan in New York. (R) 2 hrs. 25 mins. E! Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

Shaft (1971) Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn. A Harlem mob boss hires a private eye to find his kidnapped daughter. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. IFC Fri., August 29, 11 a.m.

Shall We Dance? (2004) Richard Gere, Jennifer Lopez. A married Chicago attorney takes dancing lessons with a beautiful woman he saw through a window. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 10 a.m.

Shanghai Knights (2003) Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson. With help from his sister and a friend, a martial-arts master travels to London to find his father's murderer. (PG-13) 1 hr. 54 mins. CMT Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014) Ian Ziering, Tara Reid. A freak weather system brings in ravenous sharks to munch on hapless New Yorkers and iconic landmarks. 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

Sharknado (2013) Tara Reid, Ian Ziering. A monstrous storm devastates Los Angeles, leaving the streets flooded and infested with sharks. 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Sat., August 30, 5 p.m.

Shark Tale (2004) Voices of Will Smith, Robert De Niro. Animated. A bottom feeder pretends to be a fearsome shark slayer after the son of a finned hoodlum meets an accidental death. (PG) 1 hr. 30 mins. TOON Sun., August 24, 4 p.m.

Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (2014) Robert Carradine, Katie Savoy. A half-shark, half-octopus battles a half-pterodactyl, half-barracuda. 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Sat., August 30, 11 p.m.

Sharktopus (2010) Eric Roberts, Kerem Bursin. Genetically engineered, a monster that is half-shark and half-octopus goes on a killing spree. (NR) 1 hr. 29 mins. Syfy Sun., August 31, 1 a.m.

Shattered Glass (2003) Hayden Christensen, Peter Sarsgaard. Washington, D.C., journalist Stephen Glass swiftly falls from grace when the news breaks that many of his stories were fabricated. (PG-13) 1 hr. 35 mins. ION Tues., August 26, 8 a.m. KPXN Tues., August 26, 10:30 a.m.

The Shawshank Redemption (1994) Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman. Two life sentences for a 1947 double murder land an innocent man in a corrupt Maine penitentiary. (R) 2 hrs. 22 mins. AMC Sat., August 30, 5:30 p.m. AMC Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

She Played With Fire (1958) Jack Hawkins, Arlene Dahl. An English insurance man discovers his ex-girlfriend and her husband's art-forgery/arson scam. (NR) 1 hr. 35 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 7:30 a.m.

She's All That (1999) Freddie Prinze Jr., Rachael Leigh Cook. A cool teen bets a friend that he can transform the school's geekiest girl into a prom queen. (PG-13) 1 hr. 31 mins. WE Sat., August 30, 10 a.m. WE Sat., August 30, 12 p.m.

She's the Man (2006) Amanda Bynes, James Kirk. Romantic complications ensue when a student poses as her twin brother and replaces him at his boarding school. (PG-13) 1 hr. 45 mins. HBO Sun., August 24, 11 a.m.

Shooter (2007) Mark Wahlberg, Michael Peña. Reluctantly pressed into service again, a former military sniper plots revenge against his powerful foes after being betrayed and wounded. (R) 2 hrs. 6 mins. Spike Mon., August 25, 1 p.m. Spike Mon., August 25, 7 p.m.

The Shootist (1976) John Wayne, Lauren Bacall. People pester an old, dying gunfighter rooming with a widow in 1901 Nevada. (PG) 1 hr. 39 mins. REELZ Sat., August 30, 2 p.m.

Shrek the Third (2007) Voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy. Animated. Shrek and friends set out to find Fiona's slacker cousin, Artie, and bring him back to rule the land of Far, Far Away. (PG) 1 hr. 33 mins. TBS Sun., August 24, 8 p.m. TBS Mon., August 25, 2 a.m.

Shrek 2 (2004) Voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy. Animated. A green ogre, his new wife and a donkey find adventure while visiting his in-laws. (PG) 1 hr. 32 mins. TBS Mon., August 25, 12 a.m. TBS Sun., August 24, 6 p.m.

Shrek (2001) Voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy. Animated. In order to save his home, a monster with a donkey makes a deal with a mean lord to rescue a beautiful princess. (PG) 1 hr. 29 mins. TBS Sun., August 24, 10 p.m.

Sideways (2004) Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church. A divorced teacher and his soon-to-be-married friend ponder their lives and relationships during a road trip through California wine country. (R) 2 hrs. 6 mins. Sundance Wed., August 27, 7 p.m.

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins. An FBI trainee seeks advice from a brilliant, psychopathic prisoner to catch a killer who skins his victims. (R) 1 hr. 59 mins. EPIX Mon., August 25, 12 a.m. EPIX Mon., August 25, 6 p.m.

Silent Hill (2006) Radha Mitchell, Laurie Holden. A woman searches for her missing daughter in a town that has been enveloped in a living darkness, against which the remaining humans fight a losing battle for survival. (R) 1 hr. 59 mins. Starz Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

Silver Linings Playbook (2012) Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence. An unexpected bond begins to form between a man trying to rebuild his life and a young woman promising to help him reunite with his estranged wife. (R) 2 hrs. 2 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 11:30 p.m. Showtime Thur., August 28, 12 p.m. Showtime Thur., August 28, 7 p.m.

The Singing Marine (1937) Dick Powell, Doris Weston. A Marine and his girlfriend go to New York to try out for a radio amateur hour. (NR) 1 hr. 45 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 3 p.m.

The Sixth Man (1997) Marlon Wayans, Kadeem Hardison. A college athlete returns from the dead to help his brother's basketball team win the NCAA title. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. Showtime Thur., August 28, 3:30 p.m.

Sky High (2005) Michael Angarano, Kurt Russell. Hoping he will follow in their footsteps, two superheroes send their reluctant son to a training school. (PG) 1 hr. 40 mins. Starz Sat., August 30, 12 p.m. TBS Wed., August 27, 2 a.m.

Sleeping With the Enemy (1991) Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergin. The battered wife of a yuppie neat-freak fakes her death at sea and flees from Cape Cod to Iowa. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. Cinemax Mon., August 25, 2 p.m. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 1:30 a.m.

Sleepy Hollow (1999) Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci. A Colonial-era constable probes a series of grisly decapitations in an upstate New York hamlet. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 3 p.m.

Sliding Doors (1998) Gwyneth Paltrow, John Hannah. After a series of misfortunes, a woman with an unfaithful boyfriend experiences an alternate reality. (PG-13) 1 hr. 48 mins. Showtime Fri., August 29, 11:30 a.m. Showtime Mon., August 25, 3 p.m.

Sling Blade (1996) Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam. A mentally impaired man with a violent past leaves the institution in which he has lived for many years and befriends a woman with a young son and an abusive boyfriend. (R) 2 hrs. 16 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 12 p.m.

Slumdog Millionaire (2008) Dev Patel, Freida Pinto. Flashbacks reveal how a poor youth came to be a prize-winning contestant on one of India's most-popular game shows. (R) 1 hr. 56 mins. TV Guide Sat., August 30, 9 p.m. TV Guide Sun., August 24, 9 p.m.

The Smurfs (2011) Hank Azaria, Neil Patrick Harris. Live action/animated. A magic portal transports the little blue people to Manhattan, where they must find a way back to their village before evil wizard Gargamel can find them. (PG) 1 hr. 42 mins. Family Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Snakes on a Plane (2006) Samuel L. Jackson, Kenan Thompson. An FBI agent must contend with a swarm of deadly serpents that have been released aboard an airliner to kill the witness he is escorting to trial. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. Oxygen Sat., August 30, 1:30 p.m.

Snatch (2000) Benicio Del Toro, Dennis Farina. An unlicensed boxing promoter gets involved with a big-time criminal, and a heist goes awry when a valuable jewel is missing. (R) 1 hr. 42 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 1 a.m.

Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess (2012) Voices of Ariel Winter, Sara Ramirez. Animated. A girl must adjust to a life of royalty when her mother marries King Roland II of Enchancia. 1 hr. Disney Mon., August 25, 12 p.m.

Soldiers of Fortune (2012) Christian Slater, Sean Bean. A former Special Forces soldier must protect a group of thrill-seeking millionaires who have paid big bucks to take part in a military excursion. (R) 1 hr. 34 mins. EPIX Wed., August 27, 2 a.m.

Sole Custody (2014) Julie Benz, Rick Ravanello. A woman tries to lure her ex-husband into a trap after the man fakes the death of their son. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 8 p.m. Lifetime Sun., August 31, 12 a.m.

Some Girl(s) (2013) Adam Brody, Kristen Bell. A successful writer travels across the country on the eve of his wedding to make amends with ex-lovers. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 4:30 a.m. Showtime Sat., August 30, 6 a.m. Showtime Sun., August 24, 11 a.m. Showtime Thur., August 28, 5:30 p.m. Showtime Thur., August 28, 6:30 a.m.

Soul Plane (2004) Kevin Hart, Tom Arnold. Passengers and crew enjoy a wild party aboard an airliner flying from Los Angeles to New York. (R) 1 hr. 26 mins. Showtime Sun., August 31, 3 a.m.

A Southern Yankee (1948) Red Skelton, Brian Donlevy. The Union army sends an eager-beaver bellhop south to spy, by posing as a Confederate spy. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 1 p.m.

Spanglish (2004) Adam Sandler, Téa Leoni. A single mother becomes a housekeeper for a laid-back chef and his neurotic wife. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 10 mins. Comedy Central Fri., August 29, 10:30 a.m. Comedy Central Sat., August 30, 8 a.m.

Spark: A Burning Man Story (2013) Some 60,000 people gather for a week at the annual festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert to collaborate on art projects and to party. (NR) 1 hr. 52 mins. Showtime Mon., August 25, 12 p.m.

Sparkle (2012) Jordin Sparks, Whitney Houston. In 1968 Detroit, a musical prodigy tries to balance romance with the new challenges life brings, as she and her sisters struggle for Motown stardom. (PG-13) 1 hr. 52 mins. BET Sun., August 24, 2 p.m.

Spawn (1997) John Leguizamo, Michael Jai White. A clown from hell allows a badly scarred man to return to Earth on a mission to conquer the world. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. HBO Fri., August 29, 6 a.m.

Speed (1994) Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper. A SWAT team ace must keep the speed of a Santa Monica bus above 50 mph, or a madman's bomb will explode. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. CMT Fri., August 29, 11:30 p.m.

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004) Voices of Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke. Animated. SpongeBob and Patrick head for Shell City to retrieve King Neptune's stolen crown and save the life of Mr. Krabs. (PG) 1 hr. 27 mins. Nickelodeon Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002) Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino. A young sister and brother encounter mutants and a wild scientist while searching for a device that could destroy Earth. (PG) 1 hr. 39 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 9:30 a.m.

Spy Kids (2001) Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino. When a technical genius kidnaps retired spies, only their children can save them. (PG) 1 hr. 28 mins. Family Sun., August 24, 8 a.m.

Stakeout (1987) Richard Dreyfuss, Emilio Estevez. A Seattle detective watches his partner flirt with an escaped convict's ex-girlfriend under surveillance. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 4 a.m.

Stalingrad (2013) Pyotr Fyodorov, Thomas Kretschmann. In 1942 a small band of Russian soldiers takes over a bombed-out building and continues to fight the Germans for control of Stalingrad. Meanwhile, the Russians find a female survivor in the ruins and adopt her as their mascot. (R) 2 hrs. 11 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 5 a.m.

Stalked at 17 (2012) Taylor Spreitler, Chuck Hittinger. An abusive man promises to kill his girlfriend when she threatens to end the relationship and take their baby. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

Starship Troopers (1997) Casper Van Dien, Dina Meyer. Members of Earth's space fleet battle a vicious army of gigantic insects bent on destroying humanity. (R) 2 hrs. 9 mins. Encore Tues., August 26, 4 p.m.

Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto. After an act of terrorism leaves him with a personal score to settle, Capt. Kirk defies Starfleet regulations and leads his crew on a mission to capture a powerfully destructive force. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 12 mins. EPIX Sun., August 24, 8 p.m. EPIX Mon., August 25, 8 a.m. EPIX Mon., August 25, 3 p.m.

Station West (1948) Dick Powell, Jane Greer. An undercover Army officer links dead soldiers and stolen gold to a frontier saloon queen. (NR) 1 hr. 32 mins. TCM Mon., August 25, 6:30 a.m.

The Steel Trap (1952) Joseph Cotten, Teresa Wright. Influenced by his wife, a banker who has embezzled $500,000 desperately tries to figure out a way to return the funds unnoticed before the bank opens on Monday morning. (NR) 1 hr. 25 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 8 a.m.

Step Up Revolution (2012) Ryan Guzman, Kathryn McCormick. Newly arrived in Miami, an aspiring dancer joins forces with the leader of a flash-mob dance crew to save the historic neighborhood from a developer. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. Showtime Sun., August 24, 9 a.m. Showtime Sun., August 24, 4:30 p.m. Showtime Fri., August 29, 9:30 a.m. Showtime Fri., August 29, 4:30 p.m.

Still Mine (2012) James Cromwell, Geneviève Bujold. A farmer fights back when local authorities hamper his efforts to build a cottage for his dementia-stricken wife. (PG-13) 1 hr. 43 mins. EPIX Fri., August 29, 2:30 a.m.

Stomp the Yard (2007) Columbus Short, Meagan Good. A troubled street dancer enrolls in a Georgia college and finds himself in the middle of a tug-of-war between fraternities, who want to use his talents in a dance competition. (PG-13) 1 hr. 54 mins. BET Wed., August 27, 8:30 p.m. BET Thur., August 28, 11:30 a.m.

A Stranger Among Us (1992) Melanie Griffith, Eric Thal. A New York policewoman enters the Hasidic community to investigate a diamond-robbery murder. (PG-13) 1 hr. 50 mins. TMC Tues., August 26, 10 a.m.

Stripes (1981) Bill Murray, Harold Ramis. A lazy New York cabby quits his job and convinces his bored buddy they should join the Army. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. Encore Fri., August 29, 11 p.m. Encore Fri., August 29, 11:30 a.m.

Sudden Death (1995) Jean-Claude Van Damme, Powers Boothe. An arena fire marshal may be the only hope for the U.S. vice president, held hostage at a Pittsburgh hockey game. (R) 1 hr. 50 mins. TMC Thur., August 28, 3 p.m.

Sudden Impact (1983) Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke. San Francisco's ``Dirty Harry'' Callahan meets an artist with her own code of vigilante justice. (R) 1 hr. 57 mins. Encore Tues., August 26, 2 p.m.

Suicide Kings (1997) Christopher Walken, Denis Leary. Four wealthy young men take a New York crime boss hostage, planning to trade him for one's kidnapped sister. (R) 1 hr. 46 mins. IFC Mon., August 25, 6 a.m.

Summer Catch (2001) Freddie Prinze Jr., Jessica Biel. A baseball pitcher falls for a beautiful girl while playing for a prestigious league on Cape Cod. (PG-13) 1 hr. 48 mins. MLB Sat., August 30, 2 p.m. MLB Sun., August 24, 5 p.m.

The Sum of All Fears (2002) Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman. Jack Ryan and the CIA director try to stop terrorists who are planning a nuclear attack. (PG-13) 1 hr. 58 mins. TNT Wed., August 27, 4 p.m.

S.W.A.T. (2003) Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell. A Los Angeles Special Weapons and Tactics team must protect a criminal after he offers $100 million to his prospective rescuers. (PG-13) 1 hr. 56 mins. Starz Mon., August 25, 6:30 a.m. Starz Mon., August 25, 6:30 p.m.

The Sweetest Thing (2002) Cameron Diaz, Christina Applegate. A confirmed flirt and her best friend search for the charming guy who slipped through her fingers at a dance club. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. KCOP Sun., August 24, 1:30 p.m.

The Sweetest Thing (2002) Cameron Diaz, Christina Applegate. A confirmed flirt and her best friend search for the charming guy who slipped through her fingers at a dance club. (R) 1 hr. 24 mins. Bravo Sun., August 31, 12:30 a.m.

Swordfish (2001) John Travolta, Hugh Jackman. A spy working for the CIA forces a computer hacker, who was recently released from prison, to help steal unused government funds. (R) 1 hr. 39 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.


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Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006) Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly. NASCAR driver Ricky Bobby faces his greatest challenge ever when French Formula One driver Jean Girard roars onto the scene. (NR) 2 hrs. 2 mins. Comedy Central Sun., August 24, 5 p.m.

The Tall Target (1951) Dick Powell, Paula Raymond. A New York detective John Kennedy, ignored when he reports a plot to assassinate President Lincoln, quits the force and boards the train to try to thwart the assassins himself. (NR) 1 hr. 18 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 12 a.m.

Tarzan (1999) Voices of Tony Goldwyn, Glenn Close. Animated. A man raised by apes in the African jungle encounters a professor, his daughter and a suspicious hunter. (G) 1 hr. 28 mins. Family Sat., August 30, 6 p.m.

Tasmanian Devils (2013) Danica McKellar, Apolo Ohno. Monstrous Tasmanian devils terrorize a group of sky divers and park rangers. (NR) 1 hr. 30 mins. Syfy Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m.

Taxi (2004) Queen Latifah, Jimmy Fallon. A bumbling policeman enlists the aid of a skillful cabdriver to chase Brazilian bank robbers through New York. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. VH1 Thur., August 28, 2 a.m. VH1 Wed., August 27, 5:30 p.m.

Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999) Helen Mirren, Katie Holmes. With their futures threatened by false accusations of cheating, three teenagers take matters into their own hands. (PG-13) 1 hr. 36 mins. LOGO Tues., August 26, 7 p.m. LOGO Tues., August 26, 9 p.m.

Teeth (2007) Jess Weixler, John Hensley. A teen learns that she is a living example of the vagina dentata myth after a sexual encounter with a classmate takes a grisly turn. (R) 1 hr. 34 mins. Cinemax Thur., August 28, 4 a.m.

The Tempest (2010) Helen Mirren, Felicity Jones. Prospera, an exiled sorceress, brings her powers to bear against enemies who have become shipwrecked on her magical island. (PG-13) 1 hr. 49 mins. Showtime Tues., August 26, 3:30 p.m.

10 Years (2011) Channing Tatum, Rosario Dawson. Former high-school friends meet again after a decade and discover that the passage of time has changed some things, but not others. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. Encore Wed., August 27, 2 p.m.

The Terminal (2004) Tom Hanks, Catherine Zeta-Jones. Unauthorized to enter the United States, an Eastern European befriends a flight attendant while living in a New York airport. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 8 mins. TBS Sun., August 31, 2:30 a.m.

The Terminator (1984) Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton. A cyborg from the future arrives in 20th-century Los Angeles to kill the woman who will give birth to mankind's post-apocalyptic savior. (R) 1 hr. 48 mins. ESQTV Sun., August 24, 3 p.m. ESQTV Fri., August 29, 5:30 p.m.

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006) Jordana Brewster, Andrew Bryniarski. A young woman tries to save her friends from the clutches of young Leatherface and his murderous clan. (R) 1 hr. 31 mins. IFC Wed., August 27, 9:30 p.m. IFC Thur., August 28, 2 a.m.

Thanks for Sharing (2012) Mark Ruffalo, Gwyneth Paltrow. A recovering sex addict tries not to fall off the wagon as he woos a new girlfriend who feels the need to express her rampant sexuality. (R) 1 hr. 52 mins. EPIX Wed., August 27, 12:30 a.m. EPIX Wed., August 27, 10:30 a.m. EPIX Wed., August 27, 6 p.m.

That's My Boy (2012) Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg. A groom's world comes crashing down when his estranged father | who is desperate to reconnect with his son | shows up on the eve of the young man's wedding. (R) 1 hr. 56 mins. FX Mon., August 25, 6:30 p.m. FX Tues., August 26, 1 p.m.

Thelma & Louise (1991) Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis. An Arkansas waitress and a housewife shoot a rapist and take off in a '66 Thunderbird. (R) 2 hrs. 9 mins. Sundance Thur., August 28, 12:30 a.m. Sundance Wed., August 27, 10 p.m. Sundance Wed., August 27, 4 p.m.

They Gave Him a Gun (1937) Spencer Tracy, Franchot Tone. A circus man tries to save his buddy who turns gangster after fighting in World War I. (NR) 1 hr. 34 mins. TCM Sun., August 24, 1 p.m.

Thieves Like Us (1974) Keith Carradine, Shelley Duvall. Lovers Bowie and Keechie live by night with their fugitive gang in 1937 Mississippi. (R) 2 hrs. 3 mins. EPIX Wed., August 27, 5 a.m.

The Thing About My Folks (2005) Peter Falk, Paul Reiser. A man takes his father on a road trip while his sisters try to find their mother, who wrote a goodbye note and left. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. KCOP Sat., August 30, 1:30 p.m.

The Third Man (1949) Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten. Visiting postwar Vienna, a writer of pulp Westerns probes the suspicious death of an old friend. (NR) 1 hr. 44 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 9 p.m.

13 Going on 30 (2004) Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo. An uncool girl magically becomes a successful adult after making a wish at her disastrous birthday party. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. FX Sun., August 24, 7 a.m. VH1 Fri., August 29, 2:30 p.m. VH1 Sat., August 30, 11:30 a.m.

30 Days of Night (2007) Josh Hartnett, Melissa George. A lawman and an ever-shrinking band of survivors must fend off hungry vampires who have come to feed during an Alaskan town's annual month of darkness. (R) 1 hr. 53 mins. Syfy Sun., August 24, 1 p.m. Syfy Mon., August 25, 1 a.m.

This Means War (2012) Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine. Once inseparable pals and partners, two CIA agents turn their deadly skills and an array of high-tech gadgetry against each other after both fall for the same woman. (PG-13) 1 hr. 37 mins. FX Wed., August 27, 5 p.m. FX Thur., August 28, 11:30 a.m. FX Sat., August 30, 4 p.m.

The Thomas Crown Affair (1999) Pierce Brosnan, Rene Russo. A billionaire looking for new challenges attracts the attention of an investigator when a priceless Monet is stolen. (R) 1 hr. 51 mins. EPIX Mon., August 25, 1:30 a.m. EPIX Mon., August 25, 10 a.m.

Thor: The Dark World (2013) Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman. Thor forms an alliance with treacherous Loki to save Earth and the Nine Realms from an ancient enemy that predates the universe itself. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. Starz Sat., August 30, 10 a.m. Starz Sat., August 30, 6 p.m. Starz Sun., August 31, 3 a.m.

300 (2007) Gerard Butler, Lena Headey. Sparta's King Leonidas and his badly outnumbered warriors fight to the death against King Xerxes' massive Persian army at the Battle of Thermopylae. (R) 1 hr. 57 mins. TNT Sun., August 24, 4 p.m.

Three Little Words (1950) Fred Astaire, Vera-Ellen. Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby team up to write ``Thinking of You'' and other songs of the 1920s. (NR) 1 hr. 42 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 9 p.m.

Thunderstruck (2012) Kevin Durant, Taylor Gray. A teenage klutz becomes the star of his high-school basketball team when he magically acquires the abilities of his hero, NBA star Kevin Durant | but the switch leaves Durant unable to score. (PG) 1 hr. 33 mins. HBO Wed., August 27, 6 a.m.

Tom and Jerry Blast Off to Mars! (2005) Voices of Jeff Bennett, Corey Burton. Animated. Tom and Jerry stow away on a manned mission to Mars and discover that man is not alone in the universe and that Martians do exist. (NR) 1 hr. 15 mins. TOON Tues., August 26, 10:30 a.m.

Tom and Jerry: Robin Hood and His Merry Mouse (2012) Jamie Bamber, Charles Shaughnessy. Robin Hood and his sidekick Jerry steal from the rich to give to the poor, and the evil king hires Tom to capture Jerry. (NR) 1 hr. 5 mins. TOON Sun., August 24, 11:30 a.m. TOON Thur., August 28, 10 a.m.

Tombstone (1993) Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer. Doc Holliday joins Wyatt Earp and his brothers for an OK Corral showdown with the Clanton gang. (R) 2 hrs. 14 mins. CMT Wed., August 27, 8 p.m.

Top Dog (1995) Chuck Norris, Clyde Kusatsu. A maverick policeman fights with his canine partner while probing bombings linked to extremists. (PG-13) 1 hr. 27 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 5 a.m.

Top Secret! (1984) Val Kilmer, Lucy Gutteridge. In a spoof of spy movies, a rock star helps a woman free her scientist father from fascists. (PG) 1 hr. 30 mins. Encore Sun., August 24, 8 a.m. Encore Tues., August 26, 7:30 a.m.

The Tourist (2010) Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie. During an impromptu trip to Europe, a man's flirtation with an alluring stranger leads to a dangerous game of cat and mouse. (PG-13) 1 hr. 42 mins. FX Fri., August 29, 11:30 a.m.

The Town (2010) Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall. A Boston bank robber looks for a way out of his criminal lifestyle after beginning a passionate romance with the woman that his gang briefly took hostage. (R) 2 hrs. 4 mins. TNT Wed., August 27, 6:30 p.m.

Traffic (2000) Michael Douglas, Don Cheadle. While a judge's anti-drug campaign leads him to his own daughter, a DEA agent targets a trafficker's wife, and a policeman fights corruption. (R) 2 hrs. 27 mins. Sundance Mon., August 25, 2:30 a.m. Sundance Sat., August 30, 12 a.m.

Train (2008) Thora Birch, Gideon Emery. Traveling aboard a Russian train, a college wrestler and her teammates fall victim to a gang of sadistic thieves harvesting human organs. (R) 1 hr. 34 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 4:30 a.m.

Transformers (2007) Shia LaBeouf, Tyrese Gibson. Humanity's fate rests in the hands of a youth when two races of warring robots make Earth their final battleground. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 24 mins. TNT Mon., August 25, 1 a.m. TNT Sun., August 24, 6 p.m.

Transporter 2 (2005) Jason Statham, Amber Valletta. A former Special Forces operative springs into action to save the kidnapped son of an anti-drug czar. (PG-13) 1 hr. 28 mins. HBO Sun., August 24, 1 p.m. HBO Thur., August 28, 12:30 p.m.

Troop Beverly Hills (1989) Shelley Long, Craig T. Nelson. An idle rich woman's husband challenges her to lead their daughter's troop of campers. (PG) 1 hr. 45 mins. LOGO Mon., August 25, 7 p.m. LOGO Mon., August 25, 9:30 p.m.

Trouble With the Curve (2012) Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams. When his bosses call his judgment into question, an aged baseball scout is forced to take his estranged daughter with him on a road trip to North Carolina to check out a hot prospect. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. HBO Mon., August 25, 1 p.m. HBO Wed., August 27, 9:30 a.m. HBO Sat., August 30, 11:30 a.m.

True Grit (1969) John Wayne, Glen Campbell. One-eyed Marshal ``Rooster'' Cogburn and a Texas Ranger help a girl find her father's killer. (G) 2 hrs. 8 mins. REELZ Sat., August 30, 5 p.m.

True Lies (1994) Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Lee Curtis. A Washington wife discovers her computer-salesman husband is a spy out to stop nuclear terrorists. (R) 2 hrs. 21 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 3:30 p.m.

21 Jump Street (2012) Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum. Two cops must confront their teenage angst all over again when they go under cover as high-school students. (R) 1 hr. 50 mins. FX Fri., August 29, 5 p.m. FX Thur., August 28, 7 p.m.

Two Girls and a Guy (1997) Robert Downey Jr., Heather Graham. Two women confront their boyfriend, a two-timing actor who professed eternal love to each. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 4:30 a.m.

2 Guns (2013) Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg. In the dark about each other's true identity, two undercover agents from competing bureaus go on the run together after an attempt to infiltrate a drug cartel goes haywire. (R) 1 hr. 49 mins. HBO Tues., August 26, 1:30 a.m.

Two Women (1961) Sophia Loren, Jean-Paul Belmondo. Moroccan soldiers rape a mother and daughter leaving World War II Rome. (NR) 1 hr. 39 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 4:30 p.m.

Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013) Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Lance Gross. An ambitious intern at matchmaking firm for millionaires has an extramarital affair with a charismatic client whose boldness and charm mask a dark side. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. EPIX Thur., August 28, 11 p.m. EPIX Fri., August 29, 11:30 a.m. EPIX Fri., August 29, 6 p.m.

Tyler Perry's the Family That Preys (2008) Kathy Bates, Alfre Woodard. Secrets and scandals test the friendship of a wealthy socialite and a working-class woman, upsetting both their families. (PG-13) 1 hr. 51 mins. Lifetime Fri., August 29, 5:30 p.m. Lifetime Sat., August 30, 11 a.m.


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The Ugly Truth (2009) Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler. A chauvinist puts a romantically challenged producer through a series of outrageous tests to prove his theories about relationships. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. Lifetime Sun., August 24, 7 p.m. Lifetime Sun., August 24, 11 p.m.

Uncle Kent (2011) Kent Osborne, Josephine Decker. Though he hopes to get her into bed, a cartoonist's visit with a woman he met in a chat room does not go exactly as planned. (NR) 1 hr. 12 mins. Sundance Fri., August 29, 4 a.m.

Under Capricorn (1949) Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten. A lady marries an upstart and turns alcoholic in 1830s Australia. (NR) 1 hr. 57 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 4:30 a.m.

Under Siege (1992) Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones. Two military madmen hijack a nuclear-armed Navy battleship with a SEAL commando on board as a cook. (R) 1 hr. 42 mins. REELZ Wed., August 27, 7 p.m.

Underworld: Evolution (2006) Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman. Vampire warrior Selene and her werewolf lover trace the origins of the ancient feud between their races. (R) 1 hr. 45 mins. Starz Sat., August 30, 4 a.m. Starz Sun., August 24, 10 p.m.

Underworld (2003) Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman. A female vampire tries to protect a medical student from werewolves intent on creating a hybrid species. (R) 2 hrs. 1 mins. Starz Fri., August 29, 5 p.m. Starz Thur., August 28, 11:30 p.m.

Unfaithful (2002) Richard Gere, Diane Lane. A man becomes increasingly distraught after he discovers his wife is having an affair with a Frenchman. (R) 2 hrs. 4 mins. Sundance Thur., August 28, 7 p.m.

An Unfinished Life (2005) Robert Redford, Morgan Freeman. Old wounds get a chance to heal when a Wyoming rancher shelters his abused daughter-in-law and her child. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. FX Fri., August 29, 6:30 a.m.

Unforgiven (1992) Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman. An old gunslinger, his ex-partner and a quick-draw kid go bounty hunting in a town called Big Whiskey. (R) 2 hrs. 10 mins. REELZ Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

The Uninvited (2009) Elizabeth Banks, Emily Browning. A ghost prompts a lethal battle of wills between a man's new fiancee and his two daughters, one of whom has just returned from a mental ward. (PG-13) 1 hr. 27 mins. Syfy Sun., August 24, 11:30 a.m.

Unstoppable (2010) Denzel Washington, Chris Pine. When an unmanned locomotive roars out of control, two railroad employees must find a way to bring it to a halt before it crashes and spills its toxic cargo. (PG-13) 1 hr. 38 mins. FX Mon., August 25, 9 a.m. FX Tues., August 26, 8 a.m.

Up in the Air (2009) George Clooney, Vera Farmiga. A corporate downsizing expert realizes he is developing real feelings for a frequent bedmate whose cache of travel miles and club cards rivals his own. (R) 1 hr. 49 mins. Cinemax Tues., August 26, 12 p.m. Cinemax Fri., August 29, 1 p.m.

Up Periscope (1959) James Garner, Edmond O'Brien. A by-the-book submarine commander must drop off and wait for a Navy frogman on a World War II mission. (NR) 1 hr. 51 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 9:30 a.m.

U.S. Marshals (1998) Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes. A chief deputy and his team pursue an escaped fugitive accused of killing two government agents. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 13 mins. AMC Fri., August 29, 11 a.m. AMC Mon., August 25, 7:30 p.m. AMC Sat., August 30, 1 a.m. AMC Tues., August 26, 2:30 p.m.


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Valkyrie (2008) Tom Cruise, Kenneth Branagh. Fearing that Hitler will destroy his beloved Germany, Col. Claus von Stauffenberg joins a group of high-ranking men who are plotting to assassinate him. (PG-13) 2 hrs. IFC Tues., August 26, 9 p.m. IFC Tues., August 26, 11:30 p.m.

Vengeance (1977) Jason Miller, Léa Massari. A relentless guard dog pursues an escaped prisoner through the Latin American wilderness. (NR) 2 hrs. 35 mins. TMC Wed., August 27, 3:30 a.m.

Venus and Serena (2012) Filmmakers Maiken Baird and Michelle Major follow sisters and tennis champions Venus and Serena Williams on and off the courts as both battle health problems and media controversy. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. Showtime Wed., August 27, 11 a.m.

Veronica Mars (2014) Kristen Bell, Jason Dohring. On the eve of her law-school graduation, Veronica turns amateur sleuth once again after ex-boyfriend, Logan, becomes a murder suspect. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. HBO Sun., August 24, 7 p.m. HBO Wed., August 27, 1:30 p.m. HBO Wed., August 27, 9 p.m. HBO Fri., August 29, 9:30 a.m. HBO Fri., August 29, 6 p.m.

V for Vendetta (2006) Natalie Portman, Hugo Weaving. After world war leads to a fascist government, a vigilante known as V uses terrorist tactics to fight the totalitarian state in which he now lives. (R) 2 hrs. 12 mins. BBC America Wed., August 27, 8 p.m. BBC America Wed., August 27, 11:30 p.m.

The Village (2004) Bryce Dallas Howard, Joaquin Phoenix. Members of a 19th-century community fear the strange creatures that inhabit the surrounding forest. (PG-13) 1 hr. 49 mins. Starz Wed., August 27, 4 p.m.


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Wag the Dog (1997) Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro. To divert attention from a presidential scandal, an adviser hires a Hollywood producer to manufacture a war. (R) 1 hr. 37 mins. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 7:30 a.m.

Waiting... (2005) Ryan Reynolds, Anna Faris. A womanizing waiter, his former girlfriend and his housemate ponder their lives while working at a chain restaurant. (R) 1 hr. 33 mins. TMC Fri., August 29, 10 p.m. TMC Tues., August 26, 1 a.m.

Waitress (2007) Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion. A pregnant waitress is caught between her controlling husband and the new town doctor, with whom she is having a steamy affair. (PG-13) 1 hr. 47 mins. Sundance Fri., August 29, 6 a.m. Sundance Thur., August 28, 12:30 p.m.

Walk Softly, Stranger (1950) Joseph Cotten, Valli. A petty crook moves to an Ohio town and courts a factory owner's disabled daughter. (NR) 1 hr. 21 mins. TCM Fri., August 29, 7 a.m.

A Walk to Remember (2002) Shane West, Mandy Moore. Forced to tutor students at a school, a young delinquent falls for a minister's daughter. (PG) 1 hr. 41 mins. Family Thur., August 28, 5:30 p.m. Family Wed., August 27, 9 p.m. KTBN Sat., August 30, 7 p.m. KTBN Sun., August 31, 2 a.m.

The Warrior's Way (2010) Jang Dong Gun, Geoffrey Rush. Refusing to kill an infant from an enemy clan, a master swordsman takes the child and flees to an American frontier town. (R) 1 hr. 40 mins. Showtime Sat., August 30, 12 p.m. Showtime Sun., August 24, 3 p.m.

Watch the Birdie (1951) Red Skelton, Arlene Dahl. A businesswoman in distress meets a photographer who looks like his father and grandfather. (NR) 1 hr. 10 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 5 a.m.

The Waterboy (1998) Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates. A water boy's temper tantrums spur an addled football coach to sign him on as defensive tackle. (PG-13) 1 hr. 28 mins. Cinemax Sat., August 30, 11:30 a.m. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 6:30 p.m.

The Wedding Date (2005) Debra Messing, Dermot Mulroney. A desperate woman pays a male escort $6,000 to accompany her to London for her sister's wedding. (PG-13) 1 hr. 28 mins. HBO Sat., August 30, 3 p.m. HBO Wed., August 27, 7:30 a.m.

We're the Millers (2013) Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis. Indebted to a big-time drug lord, a pot dealer travels to Mexico with a fake family and a camper to pick up a large shipment and smuggle it into the U.S. (R) 1 hr. 50 mins. Cinemax Sun., August 24, 8 p.m. Cinemax Wed., August 27, 5 p.m.

Were the World Mine (2008) Tanner Cohen, Nathaniel David Becker. A gay teen uses a love potion to turn close-minded townspeople into homosexuals, including the handsome jock with whom he is secretly in love. (NR) 1 hr. 36 mins. LOGO Wed., August 27, 6 a.m.

We the Party (2012) Mandela Van Peebles, Simone Battle. A teen who would rather organize dance parties than study sets his sights on a brainy classmate. (R) 1 hr. 44 mins. BET Mon., August 25, 11:30 a.m.

What Happens in Vegas (2008) Cameron Diaz, Ashton Kutcher. Following a night of wild partying, two strangers awake and find that they have married each other and won a jackpot. (PG-13) 1 hr. 39 mins. KTTV Sat., August 30, 11:30 a.m.

What's Your Number? (2011) Anna Faris, Chris Evans. A pessimistic magazine article prompts an unmarried woman to revisit her numerous ex-boyfriends to find out if one of them could be her true love. (R) 1 hr. 46 mins. FX Sat., August 30, 11 a.m.

When Harry Met Sally... (1989) Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan. Two Manhattan careerists first hate, then like and eventually love each other over the course of 12 years. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. Oxygen Sun., August 24, 8 a.m.

White Chicks (2004) Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans. Two male FBI agents pose as female socialites to foil a kidnapping plot and save their jobs. (PG-13) 1 hr. 48 mins. MTV Sun., August 24, 5 p.m.

White Heat (1949) James Cagney, Virginia Mayo. A brave federal agent poses as a thug to infiltrate psychopathic hoodlum Cody Jarrett's gang of thieves. (NR) 1 hr. 54 mins. TCM Wed., August 27, 2:30 p.m.

Whiteout (2009) Kate Beckinsale, Gabriel Macht. The only U.S. Marshal assigned to Antarctica has just three days to solve the continent's first murder before six months of darkness strand her with the killer. (R) 1 hr. 41 mins. TBS Tues., August 26, 2 a.m.

Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010) Tyler Perry, Sharon Leal. While on vacation in the Bahamas, the unexpected arrival of one's ex-husband causes some longtime friends to examine the strength of their own marriages. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 1 mins. BET Sat., August 30, 10:30 p.m.

Why Did I Get Married? (2007) Tyler Perry, Janet Jackson. Revelations of infidelity and other secrets force eight married friends to take a hard look at issues of commitment, betrayal and forgiveness. (PG-13) 1 hr. 58 mins. BET Sat., August 30, 8 p.m.

Why Do Fools Fall in Love (1998) Halle Berry, Vivica A. Fox. Three women, all alleged widows of '50s singer Frankie Lymon, claim legal rights to his estate. (R) 1 hr. 55 mins. Oxygen Sat., August 30, 5:30 p.m. Oxygen Sun., August 31, 12:30 a.m.

Wicked as They Come (1957) Arlene Dahl, Phil Carey. A working-class gold digger ruins her life as she uses men to get what she wants. (NR) 1 hr. 34 mins. TCM Thur., August 28, 7:30 p.m.

The Wicker Man (1973) Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee. A police sergeant comes to a Scottish isle where a local lord presides over a sacrificial pagan cult. (R) 1 hr. 27 mins. TMC Sat., August 30, 10:30 p.m. TMC Sun., August 31, 1:30 a.m.

Wildcat Bus (1940) Fay Wray, Charles Lang. A broke playboy runs a limousine racket until he falls for a rival's daughter. (NR) 1 hr. 3 mins. TCM Sun., August 31, 3 a.m.

Wild Things (1998) Kevin Bacon, Matt Dillon. A Florida policeman investigates when two teens accuse a high-school guidance counselor of rape. (R) 1 hr. 47 mins. IFC Sun., August 31, 1:30 a.m.

The Winner (1996) Vincent D'Onofrio, Rebecca De Mornay. A long lucky streak makes a nice guy the target of opportunists like his brother, his girlfriend, and some guys from New Jersey. (R) 1 hr. 32 mins. TMC Sun., August 24, 8:30 a.m. TMC Sun., August 24, 4 p.m.

The Winning Season (2009) Sam Rockwell, Emma Roberts. Increasingly estranged from his own daughter, a boozy busboy gets a shot at redemption when an old friend hires him to coach a varsity girls basketball team. (PG-13) 1 hr. 46 mins. TV Guide Mon., August 25, 4:30 p.m. TV Guide Sat., August 30, 1 p.m.

The Wish List (2010) Jennifer Esposito, David Sutcliffe. A woman lists the traits of her perfect man, then falls for a guy who meets none of the criteria. 1 hr. 28 mins. Hallmark Sat., August 30, 9 p.m.

Wolf Creek (2005) John Jarratt, Nathan Phillips. Stranded motorists fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their vehicle, then takes them captive. (R) 1 hr. 35 mins. Encore Thur., August 28, 4 a.m.

The Wolverine (2013) Hugh Jackman, Hiroyuki Sanada. In Japan and vulnerable for the first time, Wolverine confronts lethal samurai steel and grapples with the ghosts of his own haunted past. (PG-13) 2 hrs. 6 mins. HBO Thur., August 28, 2 p.m. HBO Thur., August 28, 9 p.m.

The Words (2012) Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Irons. An aspiring writer pays a heavy price after he finds another man's long-lost manuscript and passes it off as his own. (PG-13) 1 hr. 36 mins. Showtime Sat., August 30, 8 a.m. Showtime Sat., August 30, 4:30 p.m.

World War Z (2013) Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos. When a zombie pandemic threatens to destroy humanity, a former United Nations investigator is forced back into service to try to uncover the source of the infection. (PG-13) 1 hr. 55 mins. EPIX Sat., August 30, 10 p.m.

Wreck-It Ralph (2012) Voices of John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman. Animated. After years of losing to his adversary, an arcade-game character grows tired of always being the bad guy and takes matters into his own hands to finally become a hero. (PG) 1 hr. 41 mins. Encore Sat., August 30, 6:30 a.m. Encore Sat., August 30, 4:30 p.m.


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The X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008) David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson. Mulder and Scully encounter a priest with psychic visions when they reunite to solve a baffling missing-persons case. (PG-13) 1 hr. 44 mins. FX Mon., August 25, 6:30 a.m.

XXX: State of the Union (2005) Ice Cube, Willem Dafoe. In Washington, D.C., the new XXX agent must eliminate a threat to the president from within the U.S. government. (PG-13) 1 hr. 40 mins. FX Thur., August 28, 9:30 a.m. FX Wed., August 27, 1 p.m.


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The Year of Living Dangerously (1982) Mel Gibson, Sigourney Weaver. An Australian reporter betrays his friend and his lover in volatile 1965 Indonesia. (PG) 1 hr. 55 mins. Sundance Tues., August 26, 3 p.m. Sundance Wed., August 27, 9 a.m.

Yes Man (2008) Jim Carrey, Zooey Deschanel. After attending a self-help seminar, a negative-thinking man brings about an amazing change in his life by saying yes to everything. (PG-13) 1 hr. 44 mins. Comedy Central Fri., August 29, 8 p.m.

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (1964) Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni. An Oscar-winning trilogy of tales involving women who use their minds and bodies to get what they want. (NR) 1 hr. 59 mins. TCM Tues., August 26, 11 p.m.

You Got Served: Beat the World (2011) Tyrone Brown, Mishael Morgan. Three dance crews prepare for the International Beat the World competition in Detroit. (PG-13) 1 hr. 31 mins. Oxygen Sat., August 30, 11:30 a.m.

You Got Served (2004) Marques Houston, Omari Grandberry. Street dancers work together to win a competition worth $50,000 and a spot in a music video. (PG-13) 1 hr. 34 mins. Starz Wed., August 27, 1 p.m.

You've Got Mail (1998) Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan. Professional rivalry threatens to thwart romance when anonymous e-mail pals meet each other. (PG) 1 hr. 59 mins. TV Guide Sun., August 24, 4:30 p.m.


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Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century (1999) Kirsten Storms, Raven-Symone. A mischievous teen grapples with gravity, Earth culture and a villain intent on destroying her space-station home. 1 hr. 45 mins. Disney Thur., August 28, 12 a.m.

Zenon: The Zequel (2001) Kirsten Storms, Shadia Simmons. The mischievous 13-year-old helps homeless aliens while assigned to the alien patrol room. 1 hr. 30 mins. Disney Thur., August 28, 1 a.m.

Zenon: Z3 (2004) Kirsten Storms, Alyson Morgan. As Zenon prepares for an important contest, an activist seeks her help in a quest to prevent the moon's colonization. 1 hr. 22 mins. Disney Thur., August 28, 2:30 a.m.

Zero Dark Thirty (2012) Jessica Chastain, Jason Clarke. The work of a dedicated female CIA operative becomes instrumental in the hunt for and elimination of Osama bin Laden. (R) 2 hrs. 37 mins. Starz Thur., August 28, 2:30 a.m.

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