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Movies on TV this week: ‘The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” on TCM; ‘Alien’ and ‘Aliens’ on AMC

Clint Eastwood, left, and Eli Wallach in a scene from  "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" (1967).
Clint Eastwood, left, and Eli Wallach in the 1967 Western “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,” on TCM.
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Movies on TV for the entire week, Sept. 19 - 25 in interactive PDF format for easy downloading and printing

Looking for what to watch on TV? Here are television highlights from the Los Angeles Times.


Four Star Films, Box Office Hits, Indies and Imports, Movies A - Z

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FOUR STAR FILMS

Top rated movies and made-for-TV films airing the week of the week of Sept 19 - 25, 2021

Alien (1979) AMC Wed. 9:30 a.m.

Aliens (1986) AMC Wed. Noon AMC Thur. 9 a.m.

An American in Paris (1951) TCM Mon. 3 a.m.

Beauty and the Beast (1991) Freeform Sun. 5:15 p.m.

Citizen Kane (1941) TCM Sun. 11:15 a.m.

The Crying Game (1992) TMC Wed. 1 a.m.

The Dark Knight (2008) MTV Mon. 11 a.m. MTV Mon. 5:30 p.m.

Dead Man Walking (1995) Cinemax Sat. 1:40 a.m.

Dinner at Eight (1933) TCM Sun. 3 a.m.

East of Eden (1955) TCM Fri. 9:15 p.m.

Forbidden Planet (1956) TCM Tues. 3:15 p.m.

Forrest Gump (1994) AMC Thur. 11 p.m. AMC Fri. 1 p.m.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Restored Version (1967) TCM Sat. 1:30 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) Showtime Tues. 8 p.m. TMC Sat. 9 a.m.

The Little Mermaid (1989) Freeform Sat. 5:20 p.m.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1935) TCM Tues. 10:45 a.m.

On the Town (1949) TCM Mon. 5 a.m.

On the Waterfront (1954) TCM Fri. 7:15 p.m.

Patton (1970) TCM Tues. 5 p.m.

Platoon (1986) Showtime Tues. 3 p.m. Showtime Fri. 1:45 p.m.

Psycho (1960) Showtime Tues. 4 a.m.

Pulp Fiction (1994) AMC Mon. 2:30 p.m. AMC Tues. 12:30 p.m.

Saving Private Ryan (1998) TMC Sun. 7 p.m. TMC Wed. 5 p.m.

Smiles of a Summer Night (1955) TCM Tues. 1:15 p.m.

Star Wars: A New Hope (1977) TNT Fri. 4:30 p.m. TNT Sat. 3:28 p.m.

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) TNT Fri. 7:15 p.m. TNT Sat. 6:13 p.m.

The Untouchables (1987) Ovation Sun. 7 p.m. Ovation Mon. 4 p.m.

Vertigo (1958) Showtime Wed. 8:30 a.m. Showtime Sun. 4:30 a.m.

Four Star Films, Box Office Hits, Indies and Imports, Movies A - Z

BRAVO, IFC & SUNDANCE IN PRIMETIME

Bravo, IFC & Sundance in primetime, airing the week of the week of Sept 19 - 25, 2021

Arachnophobia (1990) ★★★ IFC Tues. 1:30 p.m. IFC Wed. 3 a.m.

Armageddon (1998) ★★ Syfy Sun. 7:30 p.m. Syfy Mon. 4:30 p.m. Bravo Tues. 10 p.m. Bravo Wed. 1 a.m.

Back to School (1986) ★★★ TMC Sun. 6:30 a.m. IFC Tues. 11:30 a.m. IFC Wed. 7:30 a.m. TMC Fri. 4:45 p.m. BBC America Fri. 7 p.m. BBC America Sat. 2 a.m. AMC Sun. 5:02 a.m.

Crocodile Dundee (1986) ★★★ IFC Tues. 4 p.m. IFC Wed. 12:45 p.m.

The Dukes of Hazzard (2005) ★★ BBC America Mon. 8 p.m. BBC America Tues. 12:30 p.m. IFC Fri. 8 p.m. IFC Fri. 10:15 p.m.

A Few Good Men (1992) ★★★ Sundance Sat. 3 p.m. Sundance Sat. 10 p.m.

50 First Dates (2004) ★★ Bravo Fri. 12:15 p.m. Bravo Fri. 3:57 p.m.

The Fighter (2010) ★★★ Sundance Sun. 1 p.m. Sundance Mon. 2:30 a.m.

The Green Mile (1999) ★★★ Sundance Sat. 11 a.m. Sundance Sat. 6 p.m.

Gremlins (1984) ★★★ IFC Tues. 8:15 p.m. IFC Wed. 9:30 a.m. BBC America Fri. Noon BBC America Fri. 4:30 p.m.

He’s Just Not That Into You (2009) ★★ E! Sun. 9 p.m. E! Mon. 2 a.m. Bravo Thur. 6 a.m. Bravo Thur. 12:30 p.m.

Hell or High Water (2016) ★★★ Sundance Sun. 9 p.m.

High Plains Drifter (1973) ★★★ Sundance Sun. 6:30 p.m.

The Hot Chick (2002) ★ IFC Tues. 7:20 a.m.

Hot Shots! (1991) ★★★ IFC Tues. 9:30 a.m. IFC Wed. 5:30 a.m.

The Hunt for Red October (1990) ★★★ Sundance Sun. 3:30 p.m. Sundance Sun. 11:30 p.m. BBC America Tues. 8 p.m. BBC America Wed. 2 a.m.

Killer Elite (2011) ★★ IFC Fri. 10 a.m. IFC Sat. 3:03 a.m.

Long Shot (2019) ★★★ Bravo Sat. 1:30 a.m.

The Notebook (2004) ★★ Bravo Sat. 8 p.m. Bravo Sat. 11 p.m.

Revenge of the Nerds (1984) ★★ IFC Tues. 6:15 p.m. IFC Tues. 10:45 p.m.

RoboCop (2014) ★★ IFC Fri. 12:30 p.m. IFC Sat. 5:30 a.m.

The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) ★★ Bravo Fri. 8:30 p.m. Bravo Fri. 11 p.m. E! Sun. 1 a.m.

2 Guns (2013) ★★ IFC Fri. 5:30 p.m. IFC Sat. 10:30 a.m.

Wedding Crashers (2005) ★★★ Bravo Thur. 9:45 p.m. Bravo Fri. 6 p.m. E! Sat. 10:30 p.m.

X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) ★★ BBC America Sun. 1:15 p.m. BBC America Mon. Noon IFC Fri. 3 p.m. IFC Sat. 8 a.m.

Four Star Films, Box Office Hits, Indies and Imports, Movies A - Z

BOX OFFICE HITS

Movies that scored big at the box office, airing the week of the week of Sept 19 - 25, 2021

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994) ★★ Paramount Mon. 7 p.m. Paramount Mon. 11 p.m. VH1 Sat. 1:30 a.m.

Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995) ★★ Paramount Mon. 9 p.m. Paramount Tues. 1 a.m.

Aliens (1986) ★★★★ AMC Wed. Noon AMC Thur. 9 a.m.

Anger Management (2003) ★★ HBO Thur. 1:30 p.m.

Annie (1982) ★★ KCOP Sun. 3 p.m.

Armageddon (1998) ★★ Syfy Sun. 7:30 p.m. Syfy Mon. 4:30 p.m. Bravo Tues. 10 p.m. Bravo Wed. 1 a.m.

Back to School (1986) ★★★ TMC Sun. 6:30 a.m. IFC Tues. 11:30 a.m. IFC Wed. 7:30 a.m. TMC Fri. 4:45 p.m. BBC America Fri. 7 p.m. BBC America Sat. 2 a.m. AMC Sun. 5:02 a.m.

La Bamba (1987) ★★★ Ovation Tues. 9:30 p.m. Ovation Wed. 6:30 p.m. Ovation Fri. 9:30 p.m. Ovation Sat. 11 a.m.

Batman Begins (2005) ★★★ MTV Mon. 2:30 p.m.

A Beautiful Mind (2001) ★★★ Starz Sun. 10:32 a.m.

Beauty and the Beast (1991) ★★★★ Freeform Sun. 5:15 p.m.

Beetlejuice (1988) ★★★ Syfy Tues. 8 p.m. Syfy Wed. 4:30 p.m.

Beverly Hills Cop (1984) ★★★ Cinemax Tues. 1:34 a.m.

Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) ★★ Cinemax Tues. 6:15 p.m.

Big (1988) ★★★ Starz Thur. 9 p.m. Starz Fri. 5:37 a.m. Starz Fri. 2:07 p.m.

Big Momma’s House (2000) ★★ VH1 Sun. 6:30 p.m. VH1 Mon. 2 a.m. BET Sat. 5:30 p.m.

Blazing Saddles (1974) ★★★ TMC Tues. 1:30 p.m.

The Bodyguard (1992) ★★ Showtime Mon. 6:50 p.m.

Brave (2012) ★★★ Freeform Sat. 3:15 p.m.

Braveheart (1995) ★★★ Starz Tues. 8:04 a.m. Starz Fri. 12:56 p.m. Starz Fri. 3:55 p.m.

The Breakfast Club (1985) ★★★ CMT Sat. Noon CMT Sat. 4:30 p.m.

Bridesmaids (2011) ★★★ E! Sun. 8 a.m.

Bull Durham (1988) ★★★ MLB Sun. 5 p.m. AXS Mon. 6 p.m. AXS Mon. 8:30 p.m. EPIX Mon. 11:50 p.m. AXS Tues. 9:30 a.m. EPIX Tues. 1:05 p.m.

Cast Away (2000) ★★★ AMC Thur. 8 p.m. AMC Fri. 4 p.m.

City Slickers (1991) ★★★ Cinemax Mon. 8 p.m. Cinemax Sat. 7:24 a.m.

Cliffhanger (1993) ★★★ Ovation Sat. 10:30 p.m.

Con Air (1997) ★★ Showtime Fri. 3:45 p.m.

Conan the Barbarian (1982) ★★★ TMC Sat. 3:40 a.m.

Crocodile Dundee (1986) ★★★ IFC Tues. 4 p.m. IFC Wed. 12:45 p.m.

The Crying Game (1992) ★★★★ TMC Wed. 1 a.m.

The Da Vinci Code (2006) ★★ Syfy Mon. 7:30 p.m. Syfy Tues. 11:30 a.m.

The Dark Knight (2008) ★★★★ MTV Mon. 11 a.m. MTV Mon. 5:30 p.m.

Despicable Me (2010) ★★★ Freeform Tues. 7 p.m. Freeform Wed. 2:35 p.m. Nickelodeon Sat. 6 p.m.

Despicable Me 2 (2013) ★★★ Freeform Tues. 9 p.m. Freeform Wed. 4:40 p.m. Nickelodeon Sat. 4 p.m.

Die Hard (1988) ★★★ AMC Fri. 7 p.m. AMC Sat. 10:30 a.m.

Django Unchained (2012) ★★★ Paramount Fri. 7 p.m. Paramount Sat. 3 p.m. Showtime Sat. 9 p.m.

Doctor Zhivago (1965) ★★★ TCM Sun. 1:30 p.m.

8 Mile (2002) ★★★ HBO Fri. 1:10 a.m.

Enemy of the State (1998) ★★★ Syfy Fri. 7 p.m. Syfy Sat. 4 p.m.

Erin Brockovich (2000) ★★★ Showtime Tues. 9:30 a.m. AMC Sun. 2:01 a.m.

Fast & Furious 6 (2013) ★★ AMC Sun. 3:55 p.m. KVEA Sun. 3:30 p.m.

The Fast and the Furious (2001) ★★ HBO Mon. 9:50 a.m.

Fast Five (2011) ★★ A&E Sat. 5 p.m. A&E Sat. 10:32 p.m.

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986) ★★★ CMT Sat. 2 p.m. CMT Sat. 6:30 p.m.

A Few Good Men (1992) ★★★ Sundance Sat. 3 p.m. Sundance Sat. 10 p.m.

A Fish Called Wanda (1988) ★★★ EPIX Mon. 12:45 p.m. EPIX Fri. 11:25 p.m.

Footloose (1984) ★★ Starz Thur. 3:18 a.m. Starz Thur. 1:41 p.m.

Forrest Gump (1994) ★★★★ AMC Thur. 11 p.m. AMC Fri. 1 p.m.

Fried Green Tomatoes (1991) ★★★ CMT Sun. 9:30 p.m.

Frozen (2013) ★★★ Freeform Sat. 7:20 p.m.

Full Metal Jacket (1987) ★★★ Showtime Wed. 2:45 a.m.

Furious 7 (2015) ★★★ FX Sun. 2 p.m. FX Sun. 11 p.m.

Ghost (1990) ★★★ Paramount Sun. Noon Paramount Mon. Noon POP Mon. 11 p.m.

Good Will Hunting (1997) ★★★ Encore Wed. 1:59 a.m. Encore Wed. 9 p.m. Encore Fri. 4:42 a.m.

The Goonies (1985) ★★★ AMC Sat. 7 p.m.

Grease (1978) ★★★ AMC Sat. 9:30 p.m.

The Green Mile (1999) ★★★ Sundance Sat. 11 a.m. Sundance Sat. 6 p.m.

Gremlins (1984) ★★★ IFC Tues. 8:15 p.m. IFC Wed. 9:30 a.m. BBC America Fri. Noon BBC America Fri. 4:30 p.m.

Grumpier Old Men (1995) ★★ CMT Sat. 11:30 p.m.

Grumpy Old Men (1993) ★★ CMT Sat. 9 p.m.

Hot Shots! (1991) ★★★ IFC Tues. 9:30 a.m. IFC Wed. 5:30 a.m.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) ★★★ Freeform Tues. 10:30 a.m. Freeform Sat. 11:10 a.m.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) ★★★ POP Fri. 8:30 p.m. POP Sat. 1:30 p.m.

The Hunger Games (2012) ★★★ POP Fri. 5 p.m. POP Sat. 10 a.m.

The Hunt for Red October (1990) ★★★ Sundance Sun. 3:30 p.m. Sundance Sun. 11:30 p.m. BBC America Tues. 8 p.m. BBC America Wed. 2 a.m.

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) ★★ Showtime Thur. 10:07 p.m. TMC Sat. 3:10 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) ★★★ Showtime Thur. 8 p.m. TMC Sat. 1 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) ★★★ Showtime Wed. 8 p.m. TMC Sat. 11 a.m.

Jumanji (1995) ★★ Freeform Tues. 12:30 p.m. Freeform Wed. 10:30 a.m.

Jurassic Park (1993) ★★★ HBO Thur. 8 p.m.

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) ★★ Encore Mon. 5:41 a.m.

A League of Their Own (1992) ★★★ Encore Sun. 6:16 a.m.

Legally Blonde (2001) ★★ MTV Sat. 6 p.m.

Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) ★★★ AMC Wed. 8 p.m. AMC Thur. 2:30 p.m.

Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) ★★★ AMC Tues. 10:35 p.m. AMC Wed. 5:30 p.m.

The Lion King (1994) ★★★ Freeform Sun. 7:20 p.m.

The Little Mermaid (1989) ★★★★ Freeform Sat. 5:20 p.m.

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) ★★ HBO Mon. 11:35 p.m. HBO Fri. 1:55 p.m.

Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted (2012) ★★ Freeform Sun. 9 a.m.

Man of Steel (2013) ★★ TNT Sun. 1:15 p.m. TNT Mon. 4:15 p.m.

Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) ★★★ TCM Mon. 10:45 a.m.

Men in Black (1997) ★★★ Syfy Sat. 7 p.m.

Men in Black II (2002) ★★ Syfy Sat. 9 p.m.

Minority Report (2002) ★★★ BBC America Sun. 3:45 p.m.

Mission: Impossible (1996) ★★ FX Wed. 7 a.m.

Monsters University (2013) ★★★ Freeform Thur. 8:30 p.m.

Mulan (1998) ★★★ Freeform Sun. 3:10 p.m.

The Mummy Returns (2001) ★★ HBO Thur. 9:20 a.m.

The Mummy (1999) ★★ HBO Tues. Noon

The Natural (1984) ★★★ FS1 Thur. 6 p.m.

Never Say Never Again (1983) ★★★ Ovation Mon. 6:30 p.m.

Octopussy (1983) ★★★ Ovation Sat. 5 p.m.

Patriot Games (1992) ★★★ Ovation Sat. 8 p.m.

Patton (1970) ★★★★ TCM Tues. 5 p.m.

Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) ★★★ EPIX Mon. 4:45 p.m.

Platoon (1986) ★★★★ Showtime Tues. 3 p.m. Showtime Fri. 1:45 p.m.

Pocahontas (1995) ★★ Freeform Sun. 11:05 a.m. Freeform Sun. Noon

Police Academy (1984) ★★ AMC Mon. 7:45 p.m. AMC Tues. 5:45 p.m.

Psycho (1960) ★★★★ Showtime Tues. 4 a.m.

Pulp Fiction (1994) ★★★★ AMC Mon. 2:30 p.m. AMC Tues. 12:30 p.m.

Ratatouille (2007) ★★★ Freeform Sun. 9:25 p.m.

Revenge of the Nerds (1984) ★★ IFC Tues. 6:15 p.m. IFC Tues. 10:45 p.m.

The Ring (2002) ★★ EPIX Thur. 8 p.m. EPIX Fri. 10:55 a.m.

The Rock (1996) ★★★ Showtime Sat. 1:30 p.m.

Runaway Bride (1999) ★★ CMT Mon. 12:30 p.m.

S.W.A.T. (2003) ★★ Paramount Wed. 7 p.m. Paramount Thur. Noon

Saving Private Ryan (1998) ★★★★ TMC Sun. 7 p.m. TMC Wed. 5 p.m.

Scarface (1983) ★★★ Starz Sat. 4:50 a.m. Starz Sat. 3 p.m.

Scary Movie (2000) ★★★ VH1 Sat. 5:45 p.m. VH1 Sun. 2:30 a.m.

Seven (1995) ★★★ TMC Thur. 12:45 p.m.

Shrek (2001) ★★★ FX Sun. 10 a.m. Freeform Wed. 6:50 p.m. Freeform Thur. 4:30 p.m.

Shrek 2 (2004) ★★★ Freeform Wed. 8:55 p.m. Freeform Thur. 6:30 p.m.

Spider-Man 2 (2004) ★★★ Encore Wed. 4:56 p.m.

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) ★★★ BBC America Thur. Noon

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) ★★★ BBC America Thur. 2:45 a.m. BBC America Thur. 2:30 p.m.

Sweet Home Alabama (2002) ★★ Paramount Sun. 5 p.m. Paramount Sun. 10 p.m. MTV Thur. 5:30 p.m. MTV Fri. 1 p.m.

Tangled (2010) ★★★ Freeform Sat. 9:50 p.m.

Tombstone (1993) ★★★ Syfy Wed. 9 p.m. Syfy Thur. 6:05 p.m. Paramount Sat. Noon Paramount Sat. 10 p.m.

Top Gun (1986) ★★★ Encore Fri. 9 p.m. Encore Sat. 5:36 a.m. Encore Sat. 3:43 p.m.

Trading Places (1983) ★★★ Starz Sun. 12:39 p.m.

Transformers (2007) ★★★ HBO Fri. 4:05 p.m.

The Untouchables (1987) ★★★★ Ovation Sun. 7 p.m. Ovation Mon. 4 p.m.

Up (2009) ★★★ Freeform Tues. 5 p.m.

A View to a Kill (1985) ★★ Ovation Sun. 9:30 p.m.

The Waterboy (1998) ★ Freeform Thur. 2:30 p.m. Freeform Fri. 11 a.m.

Waterworld (1995) ★★ Ovation Sun. 4 p.m. Ovation Mon. 10:30 p.m. Ovation Tues. 4 p.m.

The World Is Not Enough (1999) ★★ Ovation Sun. 10:30 a.m. Ovation Wed. 11 p.m. Ovation Fri. 4 p.m.

X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) ★★ BBC America Sun. 1:15 p.m. BBC America Mon. Noon IFC Fri. 3 p.m. IFC Sat. 8 a.m.

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) ★★★ FX Mon. 10:30 p.m. FX Tues. 1 p.m.

Movies on TV for the entire week, Sept. 19 - 25 in interactive PDF format for easy downloading and printing

Looking for what to watch on TV? Here are television highlights from the Los Angeles Times.


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