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Elton John Plays Central Park
One of rock’s flashiest superstars is back in an electrifying performance. Taped before an audience of more than 300,000 in New York’s Central Park, the concert includes many of his greatest hits, like “Philadelphia Freedom,” as well as songs from his latest album, 21 at 33. January 31
How to Beat the High Cost of Living
Jane Curtin, Susan Saint James and Jessica Lange are three funny, sexy housewives who turn to crime in a hilarious effort to beat double-digit inflation. They plot to rip off a suburban shopping mall. Richard Benjamin co-stars. Nudity, profanity, adult situations and humor. (PG-1:45) January 30
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5:30 A BOY NAMED
CHARLIE BROWN
Cartoon greats (G-1:20) p. 15 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL p.5 8:00 HOW TO BEAT THE
HIGH COST OF LIVING (PG-1:45) See above.
10:00 MEATBALLS Bill Murray (PG-1:33)p.15 11:30 HUMANOIDS FROM THE DEEP Monster movie (R-122) p.19 1:00 WHEN TIME RAN OUT Paul Newman (PG-1:49) p.6 3:00 HBO Late Night:
THE MADHOUSE OF DR. FEAR Comedy special (1:00) p22
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3:30 CAN’T STOP THE MUSIC
All-star cast (PG-1:57) p.20 5:30 CONSUMER REPORTS PRESENTS p.21 6:00 BIG JAKE Frontier tale (PG-1:50) p.11 8:00 ELTON JOHN See above.
9:00 CAN’T STOP...
Disco tunes (PG-1:57) p.20 11:00 THE Candid CANDID CAMERA p. 11 11:30 BLOODLINE Mystery thriller (R-1:56) p. 14 1:30 HBO Late Night:
CITY ON FIRE Heated nightmare (R-1:46) p.22
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City on Fire Henry Fonda faces a nightmarish day in a typical U.S. city. (Jan. 16,31) The Evictors Haunted house claims the lives of those who try to live there. (Jan. 2,17) Buckstone County Prison Legendary prison guard tracks escapees. (Jan. 10,23) SRO: Casino de Paris Saucy entertainment that’s totally French. (Jan. 9,24)
The Madhouse of Dr. Fear Sophisticated, unusual comedy special. (Jan. 1,30)
FEBRUARY 1-5 Sunday, 1
3:30 THE BALTIMORE BULLET p. 18 5:30 SNEAK PREVIEW p.21 6:00 ELEANOR
ROOSEVELT p. 13 6:30 STUNTS p. 16 8:00 STARTING OVER 10:00 THE BULLET p. 18 11:45 THE TIN DRUM p. 17
Monday, 2
5:30 NIKKI, WILD DOG 6:30 DAVY CROCKETT p.7 7:30 SPORTS 1980 8:30 TWILIGHT’S LAST GLEAMING p. 12 11:00 KRIS
KRISTOFFERSON p. 19 12:00 HUMANOIDS p. 19 1:30 "BEAUTIFUL!" p.8
Tuesday, 3
6:00 COUNTRY COYOTE 7:00 ELTON JOHN p22 8:00 THE MUSIC MAN 10:30 SNEAK PREVIEW p.21 11:00 NIGHT OF
THE JUGGLER p. 16 12:45 CLOSE ENCOUNTERS Special Edition, p. 10
Wednesday, 4
6:00 NIKKI, WILD DOG 7:00 DAVY CROCKETT p.7 8:00 DIANA ROSS 9:30 COST OF LIVING p.22 11:30 MEATBALLS p. 15 1:00 CAN’T STOP
THE MUSIC p^O
Thursday, 5
6:00 CHARLIE BROWN p. 15 7:30 CONSUMER REPORTS House products, p.21 8:00 DEATHWISH 9:30 STARTING OVER 11:30 BLOODLINE p.14 1:30 THE Candid CANDID CAMERA p. 11
Coming in J February
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