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Country Music: A Family Affair
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Friday February 20
5:30 THE MUSIC MAN
Robert Preston (2:32) p.6 8:00 FOOLIN’ AROUND See above (PG-1:41)
10:00 CHEECH & CHONG’S UP IN SMOKE On-target parody of the pot generation (R-1:27) p.14 11:30 A MAN, A WOMAN AND A BANK Donald Sutherland hatches a crazy scheme (PG-1:41) p21 1:15 THE HOLLYWOOD CLOWNS Lucille Ball hosts, p.10 2:00 HBO Late Night:
ESCAPE TO ATHENA Telly Savalas (PG-1:41) p.15
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Saturday February 21
2:30 HOW TO BEAT THE
HIGH COST OF LIVING
Hilarious heist (PG-1:45) p.5 4:30 GREASE Musical smash (PG-1:50) p. 15 6:30 WORLD PRO SKIING From Stowe, Vermont, p. 15 7:30 COUNTRY MUSIC: A FAMILY AFFAIR See above.
9:00 THE BLACK HOLE
Anthony Perkins (PG-1:57) p.12 11:00 STARTING OVER Modem affair (R-1:46) p.4 12:45 DIANA ROSS p.7 2:15 HBO Late Night:
OLD BOYFRIENDS Buck Henry (R-1:42) p. 15
Hosted by Roger Miller and Tammy Wynette
Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers Dottie and Shelley West Jerry Lee Lewis and Mickey Gilley From the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, T ammy Wynette and Roger Miller host a country music spectacular featuring famous country families. The performing relatives include: Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers; mother and daughter Dottie and Shelley West; cousins Mickey Gilley and Jerry Lee Lewis; father and daughter Royce and Jeannie Kendall. Honest-to-goodness musical fun. February 21,27
Sunday February 22
2:00 BLOCKHEADS p.8 3:00 A MAN, A WOMAN AND A BANK
Robbery scheme (PG-1:41)p21 5:00 THE HOLLYWOOD CLOWNS Woody Allen, Peter Sellers, p. 10 6:00 RIOLOBO Frontier justice (G-1:54) p. 13 8:00 THE ROSE See above (R-2:14)
10:15 BLOCKHEADS Smart talk from dummies, p.8 11:30 THE LEGACY Roger Daltry (R-1:40) p.13 1:15 DEATH SHIP Killer boat (R-1:27) p.11
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She gave and gave and gave —until she had nothing left to give. Bette Midler explodes in her Oscar-nominated role as a doomed singer who only wanted love and acceptance. Alan Bates and Oscar nominee Frederic Forrest co-star as her manager and pickup lover. "Midler sends The Rose soaring into the stratosphere.” (Rex Reed) Adult situations, profanity, violence. (R-2:14)
February 22,26
Foolin’ Around
Gary Busey
An Oklahoma ranch hand majors in riotous adventures when he decides to enroll in college. In this bubbling romantic comedy, Gary Busey (The Buddy Holly Story) sets out for a degree in architecture but learns about life, outside the classroom, from Annette O’Toole. Tony Randall and Cloris Leach-man add to the screwball action. Adult situations, profanity, violence. (PG-1:41) February 20,23,28
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