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HBO Guide January 1988 - Page section : 002

Movies Page 22 Bad Medicine (CC) 4 The Best of Times (CC) 7 Blind Date 4 Breaking All the Rules 22 The Chosen i 19 Cobra (CC) 21 Cocoon (CC) 1 19 Death of a Soldier (CC) 22 Desert Bloom (CC) 15 48 Hrs. 19 The Goonies (CC) 22 The Groove Tube 22 Head Office (CC) 22 Hot Target 22 House of the Rising Sun 22 Howard the Duck (CC) 12 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (CC) 18 Into the Homeland (CC) 21 The Karate Kid Part II (CC) 18 Klute 5 Little Shop of Horrors (CC) 22 Low Blow 22 Miracles (CC) 11 Missing in Action 22 The Missionary 5 Mussolini (CC) 17 No Mercy (CC) 22 Odd Jobs 7 Opposing Force 18 Over the Top 19 Poltergeist II 22 Power (CC) 22 Rich and Famous 22 Saving Grace (CC) 4 Target (CC) 19 Trouble in Mind (CC) 5 The Turning Point 18 Under Fire (CC) 19 What Comes Around SIZZLES IN JANUARY 4 22 Where Are the Children? (CC) Wisdom (CC) The Zero Boys Original Programs 17 ACE Awards (LIVE) (CC) America Undercover: 4 Disposable Heroes 8 Murder or Mercy (CC) 5 Bruce Willis 4 1st & Ten (CC) 22 HBO Cinema Workshop 8 HBO Comedy Hour Live 3 HBO World Stage: Tlna-Uve-From Rio 8 Not Necessarily the Year in Review 5 Robert Townsend (CC) Family 20 HBO Family Shows Daytime on HBO 7 Cat Ballou 6 Bye Bye Birdie 6 The Gift of Life 6 Hobson's Choice 6 Misunderstood 6 Movers & Shakers 6 The Owl and the Pussycat Rainbow Brite (CC) Sinbad/Eye of the Tiger The Tamarind Seed Wizards of Lost Kingdom You Light Up My Life Your Place...or Mine Sports 21 Inside the NFL 13 World Championship Boxing (LIVE) (CC) 19 Figure Skating Champions Salute Dorothy Hamill (CC) Limited Plays* Armed/Dangerous (CC) A-1A4 The Boss' Wife (CC) A-l/2,10,13,18,21 Heartbreak Ridge (CC) A-l/3 Howling II (CC)—1/15 Jewel of the Nile (CC) A-l/1 Robin Williams A-l/9 Running Scared (CC) A-l/16,29 The Tender Age-1/6 Three Amigos (CC) A-l/3,7 Young Comedians Show (CC) A—1/2 * In most cases limited plays are described in lost month's guide. (CC) indicates programs that ore closed-captioneci A indicotes programs in sterea where available Photo Credits: Cover—Tyson- Will Hort. Poge 13-Tyson: Tony Neste,- Holmes: Jock Goodman. Poge 17-No Mercy: liaison Poge 19-Wam///:.F.0S.; Homlllon: Sutton/duomo; Couple: Helms/duoma Poge 21-NFL: Tony Tomsic. HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming ond scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services, 1100 Avenue ot the Americas. New York, New York 10036. This program guide Is avolloble by poid subscription. For on order blonk, write to HBO Subscriber Information Services. Send no money at this time The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office, Inc. 1100 Avenue of the Americas, New York. New York 10036. Joseph J. Collins, President, Jeffrey L Bewkes, Senior VP, Finance; John S. Redpath, Jr.. Secretary. © 1987 Home Box Office, Inc All rights reserved THE MUSIC HEARD ROUND THE WORLD THIS MONTH ON HBO JANUARY 2 ■ WISDOM ■ On Location: THE ELEVENTH ANNUAL YOUNG COMEDIANS SHOW JANUARY 9 ■ LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS ■ On Location: ROBIN WILLIAMS- AN EVENING AT THE MET JANUARY 16 ■OVER THE TOP ■ HBO World Stage: TINA-LIVE-FROM RIO JANUARY 23 • 48 HRS. ■ NOT NECESSARILY THE YEAR IN REVIEW JANUARY 30 ■ NO MERCY ■ HBO COMEDY HOUR LIVE Here's the ultimate tropical heat wave. It's Tina Turner, in the first live HBO World Stage presenta tion, turning up the heat of a summer night in Rio! It will be midnight there when Tina walks onstage— and sends temperatures rising among viewers halfway around the world, The three-time Grammy- « winning queen of rock 'n' roll promises to add new fuel to HBO's Winter Heat wave. Approx. 1:00. January 16 and 27,31

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INDIANA JONES AND THE I TEMPLE OF DOOM" HARRISON 4 LIVE EVENTS! HBO World Stage: Tina-UVE-From Rio Mike Tyson vs. Larry Holmes-UVEI HBO Comedy Hour LIVE! The ACE Awards for Cable Excellence-LIVE!

HBO Guide January 1988 - Page section : 003

DEMI MOORE EMILIO ESTEVEZ Some people say John Wisdom is a criminal. Others call him a hero. He robs banks In the Southwest... but not for the usual reasons! Star Emilio Estevez also directed this crime drama. With Demi Moore as his girlfriend, and Tom Skerritt (Top Gun). (ALV.BN) R-1:49. January 2,5,8,11,17,27 (CC) A GOING FOR BROKE Gritty football comedy. (AS,AL) (CC) A BLOOD ON BLOOD Valuables disappear from the locker room. :30. Jan. 6,8,10 LAND OF THE FREE (AGENT) Seattle Sea-hawk Brian Bosworth. :30. Jan. 13,15,17 OF SCALPERS AND SUPERSTARS Will the Bulls finally make it to the Championship Bowl? :30. Jan. 20,22,24 CHAMPIONSHIP GAME JINX Zagreb's performance suffers. :30. Jan. 27,29,31 Breaking All the Rules Two teens spend the day at an amusement park chasing girls, gangsters and a $50,000 diamond. (AS,ALN) R-1:30. Jan. 5,10,16,20,29 The Best of Times Businessman Robin Williams tries to redeem himself for losing a school football game 12 years ago. Kurt Russell co-stars. (AS,AL) PG-13; 1:44. January 2,6,11,21,24,29 (CC) Target GENE HACKMAN When Matt Dillon's mother is kidnapped, he learns some surprising things about his dad. (ALV.BN) R-1:57. Jan. 4,14,23,29 (CC) America Undercover: Disposable Heroes What happens to football heroes after the glory days? A few make millions. Most are left with emotional scars. :54. Jan. 2,10 4 Bruce Willis: The Return of Bruno It's the star of Moonlighting as a rock 'n' roller bent on making a comeback—from total obscurity! :55. January 6,19,24 A HBO Pictures: Mussollnl-The Decline and Fall of II Duce Two-part drama about World War II Italian dictator Benito Mussolini (V) Pt.1 (1:52): Jan. 4,14 Pt.2 (1:33): Jan. 5,15 (CC) A The Turning Point Anne Bancroft. Shirley Maclaine as rival dancers who made fateful choices. (AS,AL) PG-1:59. January 3,7,16,20,25,29 Robert Townsend and His Partners In Crime HBO Comedy Hour Live The director/star of Hollywood Shuffle in an evening of comedy and music. Approx. 1:00. Jan. 1,4,7 (CC) A 5

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B!DvVY*T-l*M*IE ON TheOwrland the Pussycat She's a call girl. He's an egghead. Together, George Segal and Barbara Streisand are delightfully mismatched in this comedy/drama. (AS, AL) PG-1:37. Jan. 1,7,13,19,23 Hobson's Choice A high-spirited comedy about a cantankerous shop owner and his conflicts with his three daughters. Sharon Gless (Cagney & Lacey) and Richard Thomas head the cast. 1:31. Jan. 4,9,14,20,26 The Gift off Life A moving drama straight from today's headlines. Susan Dey (L.A. Law) plays a happily married mother of two who agrees to bear a baby for a childless couple. (AS) 1:31. Jan. 3,7,13,18,22,30 Misunderstood A widower and his two sons struggle to come to terms with their grief—and each other—in this moving family drama. With Gene Hackman. (AS,AL) PG-1:35. January 5,9,13,17,22,26 The Tamarind Seed A vacation in Barbados brings unexpected love to British civil servant Julie Andrews in this lush romantic drama. Omar Sharif plays the man she meets. (MV) PG-2:01. Jan. 4,10,15,20,28 Bye Bye Birdie The 1963 movie of the smash Broadway musical comedy. When a rock 'n' roll idol hits town, teen hearts flutter and parents mutter. Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret star. (AS) 1:52. Jan. 3,8,12,18,27 A You Light Up My Ufe An aspiring singer struggles to balance her musical career with her family and love life in this tender romantic drama. The title song won a 1977 Oscar®. (AS) PG-1:31. January 8,12,17,20 Movers & Shakers Can a movie studio chief make an old-fashioned love story out of a sizzling best-seller? Walter Matthau stars in this spoof of Hollywood moviemaking. (AS) PG-1:19. January 2,6,14,18 Your Place ...or Mine Bonnie Franklin stars in this romantic comedy as a therapist whose friends are determined to match her with gardener Robert Klein. "A delight" (N.Y. Daily News). 1:36. Jan. 11,14,19,23,27 6 1-1*12*0 Cat Ballou One of the funniest Westerns ever made, this saga of a schoolmarm turned outlaw was nominated for five 1965 Oscars®. Lee Marvin won as Best Actor. (AS.AL.MV) 1:36. January 2,6,10,15,21,25 Slnbad and the Eye of the Tiger Straight out of the Arabian Nights—an action-filled tale about an adventurous sailor, a beautiful princess and an evil sorceress. Spectacular special effects. G-1:53. January 9,13,18,22,31 Wizards off the Lost Kingdom Get set for swords, sorcerers and magical adventure when a wandering warrior helps a little prince recapture his kingdom from an evil magician. (MV) PG-1:28. January 16,20,26,31 Rainbow Brlte and the Star Stealer Can Rainbow Brite bring color and spring back into the world after winter? Not if the selfish Dark Princess has her way. A charming animated adventure. G-1:25. Jan. 3,8,11,27,30(00) A Opposing Force TOM SKERRITT War games become too real during an Air Force survival course in a gripping action drama. Tom Skerritt (Top Gun) and Lisa Eichhorn arrive on an island to begin their grueling maneuvers. But the commander has his own personal games to play. (ALV.N.R) R-1:37. Jan. 8,12,16,20,28,31 Where Are the Children JILL CLAYBURGH A chilling tale of every family's greatest fear. Jill Clayburgh is plunged into a nightmare when her two children are kidnapped. A suspenseful thriller based on the best-selling novel by Mary Higgins Clark. (ALV) R-1:37. Jan. 17,20,23,26(CC) Blind Date JOSEPH BOTTOMS KIRSTIE ALLEY A vicious killer is at large in this edge-of-your-seat thriller. When a blind man is outfitted with a computer that allows partial vision, he uncovers some evidence. But can he save his girlfriend? (ALV.N) R-1:39. Jan. 21,25,30

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w A IQ!* The Improv in Los Angeles has Bpp^^ been a training ground for comics for 15 fun-filled years! Tonight, some of its most famous "graduates" pay tribute to the comedy club that gave them their start. Jan. 30 The past year was a good one, wasn't it? That is, unless you were involved in Iranscam, or your name is Gary Hart, or you put your savings In the stock marketl In their latest HBO special, the NNTN news team—and guests Edwin Newman and George Wendt—reexamine the high (?) points of 1987. Approx. 1:00. January 20,23,26,29,31 A Murder or Mercy: FIVE AMERICAN FAMILIES Should you help a terminally ill loved one die, or do you preserve life at all costs? This is a thought-provoking, poignant look at five families who have faced that painful guestion. They tell what it means to live with the conseguences of their decisions. :53. January 5,8,11,13,21 (CC) Not Necessarily the Year In Review JWfcOVER % jk 8 JANUARY 1-6 NEW YEAR'S DAY SUPER SATURDAY JAN 2 SUN JAN 3 6:30 om CLAY FEET p. 20 6:00 am THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 6:30 am RAINBOW BRITE AND 7:00 SEABERT “The Trio" p. 21 8:00 CAT BALLOU p. 7 THE STAR STEALER p. 7 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) ' 10:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK "The Great 8:00 THE OWL AND 11:00 MOVERS & SHAKERS p. 6 Radish Famine" (:25) THE PUSSYCAT p. 6 12:30 pm MIRACLES p. 22 8:30 SEABERT 10:00 INDIANA JONES AND THE 2:00 WHAT COMES AROUND p.19 "Radio Message" p. 21 TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 3:30 AMERICA UNDERCOVER: 9:00 BYE BYE BIRDIE p. 6 12:00 THE GOONIES p.19 DISPOSABLE HEROES p. 4 11:00 DESERT BLOOM p. 22 2:00 pm COCOON p. 21 4:30 THE BEST OF TIMES p 4 1:00 pm THREE AMIGOS (PG-1:43) 4:00 HEAD OFFICE p. 22 6:30 POLTERGEIST II: 3:00 HBO CINEMA 5:30 ARMED AND DANGEROUS THE OTHER SIDE p.19 WORKSHOP p. 22 (PG13-1:27) 8:00 HBO Super Saturday 3:30 THE GIFT OF LIFE p. 6 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 WISDOM p. 4 5:00 THE CHOSEN p. 22 8:00 Double Feature Friday 10:00 ELEVENTH ANNUAL YOUNG 7:00 THE TURNING POINT p. 5 INDIANA JONES AND THE COMEDIANS SHOW (:58) 9:00 Sunday Night Movie TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 11:00 MISSING IN ACTION p.11 COBRA p.19 10:00 THE JEWEL OF THE 12:45 am THE BOSS' WIFE (R-l:23) 10:30 1ST & TEN: GOING FOR NILE (PG-1.46) 2:10 THE ZERO BOYS p. 22 BROKE "Call for the 11:50 ROBERT TOWNSEND p. 5 3:45 POLTERGEIST II: Hall" p. 4 12:50 am 1 ST & TEN "Call for THE OTHER SIDE p.19 11:00 INTO THE HOMELAND p.18 the Hall" p. 4 5:15 AMERICA UNDERCOVER: 1:00 am THREE AMIGOS (PG-1:43) 1:20 HOUSE/RISING SUN p. 22 DISPOSABLE HEROES p. 4 2:45 HEARTBREAK RIDGE 2:50 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 (R-2:10) 3:50 RICH AND FAMOUS p. 22 5:00 COBRA p.19 MON JAN 4 TUE JAN 5 WED JAN 6 6:30 am OUT OF STEP p. 20 6:00 am THE SURVIVAL SERIES 7:00 am THE BLUNDERS SHOW p. 20 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Sharks" p. 20 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Garden Plot" (:25) 7:00 SEABERT "Mokey's Funeral" (:25) 8:00 SAVING GRACE p. 22 "Radio Message" p. 21 8:00 MOVERS & SHAKERS p. 6 10:00 MUSSOLINI (PARTI) p. 5 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 9:30 THE CHOSEN p. 22 12:00 THE TAMARIND SEED p.6 "Gobo's Discovery" (:25) 11:30 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 2:00 pm ARMED AND DANGEROUS 8:00 COCOON p. 21 1:30 pm DESERT BLOOM p. 22 (PG13-1:27) 10:00 MUSSOLINI (PART 2) p. 5 3:30 CAT BALLOU p. 7 3:30 THE LEARNING TREE p. 20 11:30 MISUNDERSTOOD p. 6 5:30 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 5:30 WHEN, JENNY? WHEN? p. 20 1:30 pm WHAT COMES AROUND p.19 FIRST OFFENDER p.21 6:00 HOBSON'S CHOICE p. 6 3:00 IN SEARCH OF 6:30 MIRACLES p. 22 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK A GOLDEN SKY p. 20 8:00 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 "The Garden Plot" (:25) 4:30 ODD JOBS p. 22 10:00 1ST & TEN: GOING FOR 8:00 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 6:00 THE GOONIES p.19 BROKE "Blood on 10:00 HBO COMEDY HOUR LIVE: 8:00 WISDOM p. 4 Blood" p. 4 ROBERT TOWNSEND AND HIS 10:00 AMERICA UNDERCOVER: 10:30 THE TENDER AGE (1:43) PARTNERS IN CRIME p. 5 MURDER OR MERCY: FIVE 12:15 am UNDER FIRE p.18 11:00 ARMED AND DANGEROUS AMERICAN FAMILIES p.8 2:25 BRUCE WILLIS: (PG13-1:27) 11:00 RICH AND FAMOUS p. 22 THE RETURN OF BRUNO p. 5 12:30 am 48 HRS. p.15 1:00 am BREAKING ALL 3:25 THE MISSIONARY p. 22 2:10 DEATH OF A SOLDIER p.19 THE RULES p. 4 4:55 POWER p. 22 3:50 TARGET p. 4 2:35 LOW BLOW p. 22 4:05 MURDER OR MERCY p. 8 5:00 CINEMA WORKSHOP p. 22 3E/4P 9

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JANUARY 7-10 THU JAN 7 7:00 am CLAY FEET p. 20 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "The Beast of Bluerock" (:25) 8:00 THE GIFT OF LIFE p. 6 9:30 THE TURNING POINT p. 5 11:30 THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT p 6 1:30 pm BAD MEDICINE p. 22 3:30 POLTERGEIST II: THE OTHER SIDE p.19 5:00 CLAY FEET p. 20 5:30 THREE AMIGOS (PG-1.43) 7:30 HEAD OFFICE p. 22 9:00 BAD MEDICINE p. 22 11:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 12:00 INTO THE HOMELAND p.18 2:00 am 48 HRS. p.15 3:40 HBO COMEDY HOUR LIVE: ROBERT TOWNSEND AND HIS PARTNERS IN CRIME p. 5 4:40 THREE AMIGOS (PG-1:43) SUPER SATURDAY JAN 9 6:00 am COCOON p. 21 8:00 SINBAD AND THE EYE OF THE TIGER p. 7 10:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 11:00 LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS p. 5 1:00 pm ODD JOBS p. 22 2:30 MISUNDERSTOOD p. 6 4:30 HOBSON'S CHOICE p. 6 6:00 COCOON p. 21 8:00 HBO Super Saturday LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS p. 5 10:00 ON LOCATION: ROBIN WILLIAMS—AN EVENING AT THE MET (:59) 11:00 COBRA p.19 12:30 am HOT TARGET p. 22 2:00 TROUBLE IN MIND p.19 3:55 KLUTE p18 DOUBLE FEATURE ► FRIDAYS ON HBO GREAT ADVENTURES JANUARY 1 ■ Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom™ * ■ The Jewel of the Nile ACTION PACK JANUARY 8 ■ Opposing Force ■ Missing in Action NIGHT-LIGHT THEATER JANUARY 15 ■ Poltergeist II: The Other Side m Howling II STALLONE DOUBLE FEATURE JANUARY 22 m Cobra a Over the Top POLICE RIOTS JANUARY 29 ■ Running Scared FRI JAN 8 6:30 am 7:00 7:30 8:00 9:30 11:00 12:00 2:00 pm 4:00 5:00 7:00 8:00 10:00 11:45 12:15 am 2:10 3:10 4:45 THE RED BALLOON p. 20 SEABERT "Radio Message" p. 21 FRA6GLE ROCK "New Trash Heap in Town" (:25) RAINBOW BRITE p. 7 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE p. 6 AMERICA UNDERCOVER: MURDER OR MERCY p. 8 SAVING GRACE p. 22 BYE BYE BIRDIE p. 6 SOMETIMES I DON'T LOVE MY MOTHER p. 20 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 Double Feature Friday OPPOSING FORCE p. 7 MISSING IN ACTION p.ll 1 ST & TEN "Blood on Blood" p. 4 WISDOM p. 4 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 THE ZERO BOYS p. 22 MURDER OR MERCY p. 8 SUN JAN 10 6:00 8:00 8:30 9:00 11:00 12:00 2:00 3:00 5:00 7:00 9:00 11:00 11:30 1:05 2:30 3:45 5:40 am THE GOONIES p 19 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) SEABERT ‘The Professor's Whistle" p. 21 INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 AMERICA UNDERCOVER: DISPOSABLE HEROES p. 4 CAT BALLOU p. 7 pm OUT OF STEP p. 20 THE TAMARIND SEED p. 6 BAD MEDICINE p. 22 THE GOONIES p.19 Sunday Night Movie INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 1 ST & TEN "Blood on Blood" p. 4 BREAKING ALL RULES p. 4 am THE BOSS' WIFE (R-l:23) THE GROOVE TUBE p. 22 POWER p. 22 DISPOSABLE HEROES p. 4 10 3E/4F MON JAN 11 1:00 3:00 5:00 6:00 7:30 8:00 9:00 11:30 1:25 2:55 4:30 am THE SURVIVAL SERIES p. 20 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) DESERT BLOOM p. 22 KIDS ON KIDS p. 20 HEAD OFFICE p. 22 AMERICA UNDERCOVER: MURDER OR MERCY p. 8 pm YOUR PLACE . OR MINE p.6 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 THE SURVIVAL SERIES "Sharks'' p. 20 RAINBOW BRITE AND THE STAR STEALER p. 7 FRAGGLE ROCK "Booberock" (:25) WORLD FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONS SALUTE DOROTHY HAMILL p.19 UNDER FIRE p.18 WISDOM p. 4 am HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN p. 22 HEAD OFFICE p. 22 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 Missing in Action CHUCK NORRIS A former Vietnam POW blasts his way through Southeast Asia, determined to rescue missing Americans from prison camps. (AS,GV,N) R-1:41. January 2,8,12,21,27,31 TUE JAN 12 6:30 am 7:00 7:30 THE BLUNDERS SHOW p. 20 SEABERT “The Professor's Whistle" p. 21 FRAGGLE ROCK "The Trash Heap Doesn't Live Here Anymore" (:25) MIRACLES p. 22 LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS p. 5 BYE BYE BIRDIE p.6 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE p.6 SAVING GRACE p. 22 SOMETIMES I DON'T LOVE MY MOTHER p. 20 THE CHOSEN p. 22 LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS p. 5 INTO THE HOMELAND p.18 OPPOSING FORCE p. 7 TROUBLE IN MIND p.19 MISSING IN ACTION p.11 THE MISSIONARY p. 22 WED JAN 13 7:00 7:30 8:00 10:00 11:00 1:00 2:30 4:00 6:00 8:00 10:00 10:30 11:30 12:55 2:30 4:10 4:40 3E/4P am THE RED BALLOON p. 20 FRAGGLE ROCK "Red's Sea Monster"' (:25) MISUNDERSTOOD p.6 MURDER OR MERCY p. 8 THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT p. 6 pm THE GIFT OF LIFE p.6 ODD JOBS p. 22 THE LEARNING TREE p. 20 SINBAD AND THE EYE OF THE TIGER p. 7 INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 1 ST & TEN "Land of the Free (Agent)" p. 4 . AMERICA UNDERCOVER: MURDER OR MERCY p. 8 THE BOSS' WIFE (R-l:23) am THE ZERO BOYS p. 22 48 HRS. p.15 1ST & TEN p. 4 INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 THU JAN 14 6:45 am OUT OF STEP p. 20 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Uncle Matt Comes Home" (:25) 8:00 HOBSON'S CHOICE p. 6 9:30 HBO CINEMA WORKSHOP p. 22 10:00 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 12:00 MUSSOLINI (PART 1) p. 5 2:00 pm MOVERS & SHAKERS p.6 3:30 OUT OF STEP p. 20 4:30 WHEN, JENNY? WHEN? p. 20 5:00 YOUR PLACE...OR MINE p.6 7:00 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 9:00 TARGET p. 4 11:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 12:00 DEATH OF A SOLDIER p.19 1:40 am COBRA p.19 3:10 THE GROOVE TUBE p. 22 4:25 TARGET p. 4 FRI JAN 15 6:30 7:00 7:30 8:00 10:00 12:00 1:30 3:30 5:00 7:00 8:00 9:30 11:00 11:30 1:40 2:40 4:35 am CLAY FEET p. 20 SEABERT "The Professor's Whistle" p. 21 FRAGGLE ROCK "Boober's Dream" (:25) THE TAMARIND SEED p.6 BAD MEDICINE p. 22 MUSSOLINI (PART 2) p. 5 pm THE

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JANUARY 16-21 I SUPER SATURDAY JAN 16 SUN JAN 17 MON JAN 18 6:05 am KIDS ON KIDS p. 20 6:15 am THE SILENT ONE p. 20 6:30 am SOMETIMES 1 DON'T 6:30 THE LEARNING TREE p. 20 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK "Mokey LOVE MY MOTHER p. 20 8:30 WIZARDS OF THE and the Minstrels" (:25) 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “All Work LOST KINGDOM p. 7 8:30 SEABERT "Kidnapping" p. 21 and All Ploy" (:25) 10:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 9:00 SAVING GRACE p. 22 8:00 SINBAD AND THE EYE 11:00 OVER THE TOP p.18 11:00 WHAT COMES AROUND p.19 OF THE TIGER p. 7 12:30 pm KIDS ON KIDS p. 20 12:30 pm LITTLE SHOP OF 10:00 INDIANA JONES AND THE 1:00 WORLD FIGURE SKATING HORRORSp5 TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 CHAMPIONS SALUTE 2:30 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE p.6 12:00 COCOON p. 21 DOROTHY HAMILL p 19 4:00 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 2:00 pm THE GIFT OF LIFE p.6 2:00 THE TURNING POINT p. 5 FIRST OFFENDER p. 21 3:30 WHEN, JENNY? WHEN? p. 20 4:00 DESERT BLOOM p. 22 5:00 MISUNDERSTOOD p.6 4:00 BYE BYE BIRDIE p.6 6:00 HEAD OFFICE p. 22 7:00 SAVING GRACE p. 22 6:00 MOVERS & SHAKERS p.6 7:30 HBO Super Saturday 9:00 Sunday Night Movie 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “All Work OVER THE TOP p.18 WHERE ARE THE and All Play" (:25) 9:00 HBO WORLD STAGE: TINA- CHILDREN? p. 7 8:00 COCOON p. 21 LIVE—FROM RIO p. 3 11:00 1ST &TEN: GOING FOR 10:00 INDIANA JONES AND THE 10:00 RUNNING SCARED (R-l:47) BROKE "Land of the TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 11:50 OPPOSING FORCE p. 7 Free (Agent)" p. 4 12:05 am TROUBLE IN MIND p.19 1 30 am BREAKING ALL 11:30 LITTLE SHOP OF 2:00 THE BOSS' WIFE (R-1:23) THE RULES p4 HORRORS p. 5 3:25 KLUTE p.18 3:05 HOUSE OF THE 1:10 am WISDOM p. 4 5:25 THE GROOVE TUBE p. 22 RISING SUN p. 22 3:05 DEATH OF A SOLDIER p.19 4:35 THE MISSIONARY p. 22 4:45 HOT TARGET p. 22 TUE JAN 19 WED JAN 20 THU JAN 21 7:00 am SEABERT "Kidnapping" p. 21 6:30 am CLAY FEET p. 20 6:35 am THE SURVIVAL SERIES 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Sir Hubris 7:00 THE BLUNDERS SHOW p. 20 "Sharks" p. 20 and theGorgs" (:25) 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "A Friend 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Wizard of 8:00 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 in Need" (:25) Fraggle Rock" (:25) 10:00 OVER THE TOP p.18 8:00 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE p.6 8:00 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 11:30 BAD MEDICINE p. 22 9:30 THE TAMARIND SEED p.6 10:00 WHAT COMES AROUND p.19 1:30 pm YOUR PLACE ...OR MINE p.6 11:30 THE TURNING POINT p 5 11:30 CAT BALLOU p. 7 3:30 THE LEARNING TREE p. 20 1:30 pm CINEMA WORKSHOP p. 22 1:30 pm AMERICA UNDERCOVER: 5:30 THE OWL AND 2:00 HOBSON'S CHOICE p.6 MURDER OR MERCY: FIVE THE PUSSYCAT p.6 3:30 NOT NEC. THE YEAR p. 8 AMERICAN FAMILIES p. 8 7:30 POLTERGEIST II: 4:30 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 2:30 THE CHOSEN p. 22 THE OTHER SIDE p.19 FIRST OFFENDER p. 21 4:30 THE SILENT ONE p. 20 9:00 OVER THE TOP p.18 5:30 WIZARDS/LOST KINGDOM p. 7 6:30 KIDS ON KIDS 10:30 BRUCE WILLIS: 7:00 DOROTHY HAMILL p.19 ON KIDS p. 20 THE RETURN OF BRUNO p. 5 8:00 THE TURNING POINT p. 5 7:00 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 11:30 48 HRS. p.15 10:00 1 ST & TEN “Of Scalpers 9:00 BLIND DATE p. 7 1:10 am UNDER FIRE p.18 and Superstars" p. 4 11:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 3:20 RICH AND FAMOUS p. 22 10:30 NOT NECESSARILY THE 12:00 KLUTE p.18 5:20 BRUCE WILLIS: YEAR IN REVIEW p. 8 2:00 am MISSING IN ACTION p.11 THE RETURN OF BRUNO p. 5 11:30 WHERE ARE CHILDREN? p. 7 3:45 HOT TARGET p. 22 1:10 am OPPOSING FORCE p. 7 5:15 THE BOSS' WIFE (R-l .23) 2:50 DEATH OF A SOLDIER p.19 4:30 1ST & TEN p. 4 5:00 BREAKING ALL RULES p. 4 ' 14 3 FRI JAN 22 7:00 am 7:30 8:00 9:45 11:30 1:00 pm 3:00 4:30 5:30 7:00 8:00 10:00 11:30 12:00 1:30 am 3:05 4:05 5:35 SEABERT "Kidnapping" p. 21 FRAGGLE ROCK "Doozer Contest" (:25) LITTLE SHOP/HORRORS p. 5 MISUNDERSTOOD p. 6 THE GIFT OF LIFE p. 6 SINBAD/EYE OF TIGER p 7 MIRACLES p. 22 OUT OF STEP p. 20 OVER THE TOP p.18 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS p. 5 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: Mike Tyson vs. Larry Holmes (LIVE) p.13 1ST & TEN "Of Scalpers and Superstars" p. 4 Double Feature Friday COBRA p.19 OVER THE TOP p.18 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 HOUSE/RISING SUN p. 22 CINEMA WORKSHOP p. 22 48 His. EDDIE MURPHY NICKNOLTE This uproarious crime drama has smoo-o-o-th Eddie Murphy as a fast-talking con sprung for two days to help tough cop Nick Nolte. (AL,AH,GV,N) R-1:36. Jan. 4,7,13,19,23,29 JANUARY 22-26 SUPER SATURDAY JAN 23 am YOUR PLACE... OR MINE p. 6 BAD MEDICINE p. 22 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 SOMETIMES I DON'T LOVE MY MOTHER p. 20 THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT p. 6 pm SAVING GRACE p. 22 THE GOONIES p 19 BAD MEDICINE p. 22 HBO Super Saturday 48 HRS. p.15 NOT NECESSARILY THE YEAR IN REVIEW p. 8 WHERE ARE THE CHILDREN? p. 7 om TARGET p. 4 LOW BLOW p. 22 48 HRS. p.15 10:00 11:00 12:40 2:40 4:10 SUN JAN 24 6:00 am 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 11:00 1:00 pm 3:00 5:00 7:00 9:00 11:00 11:30 1:25 am 3:15 4:15 COCOON p. 21 FRAGGLE ROCK "Reds Club" (:25) SEABERT “Whale Mission" p. 21 KIDS ON KIDS p. 20 ODD JOBS p. 22 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM p.12 COCOON p. 21 Sunday Night Movie KARATE KID PART II p. 21 THE NINTH ANNUAL ACE AWARDS CEREMONY (LIVE) p

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JANUARY 27-31 WED JAN 27 THU JAN 28 6:30 am SOMETIMES 1 DON'T 7:00 om THE RED BALLOON p. 20 LOVE MY MOTHER p. 20 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Junior "Froggle Wars" (:25) Sells the Farm" (:25) 8:00 ODD JOBS p. 22 8:00 BYE BYE BIRDIE p. 6 8:30 MIRACLES p. 22 10:00 KARATE KID PART II p. 21 11:00 THE TAMARIND 12:00 POLTERGEIST II p.19 SEED p.6 1:30 pm RAINBOW BRITE AND 1:00 pm OVER THE TOP p.18 THE STAR STEALER p. 7 2:30 LITTLE SHOP OF 3:00 SOMETIMES 1 DON'T HORRORS p. 5 LOVE MY MOTHER p. 20 4:30 CLAY FEET p. 20 4:00 WHEN, JENNY? WHEN? p. 20 5:00 THE GOONIES p 19 4:30 YOUR PLACE .OR MINE p.6 7:00 COCOON p. 21 6:15 BAD MEDICINE p.22 9:00 OPPOSING'FORCE p. 7 8:00 THE KARATE KID 11:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 PART II p. 21 12:00 LITTLE SHOP OF 10:00 1ST & TEN "Championship HORRORS p. 5 Game Jinx" p. 4 1 40 am RICH AND FAMOUS p. 22 10:30 HBO WORLD STAGE: TINA- 3:40 TROUBLE IN MIND p.19 LIVE—FROM RIO p. 3 5:35 LOW BLOW p. 22 11:30 ACE AWARD WINNER (2:00) 1:30 air WISDOM p. 4 3:25 MISSING IN ACTION p.11 5:10 HOT TARGET p. 22 SUPER SATURDAY JAN 30 SUN JAN 31 6:00 om THE BLUNDERS SHOW p. 20 6:30 am WIZARDS/LOST KINGDOM p. 7 6:30 RAINBOW BRITE AND 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) THE STAR STEALER p. 7 8:30 SEABERT "Poached 6:00 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 Turtle Eggs" p. 21 10:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 9:00 SINBAD/EYE OF TIGER p. 7 11:00 THE CHOSEN p. 22 11:00 POLTERGEIST II p.19 1:00 pm THE GIFT OF LIFE p.6 12:30 pm NOT NECESSARILY THE 2:30 THE KARATE KID YEAR IN REVIEW p. 8 PART II p. 21 1:30 OVER THE TOP p.18 4:30 IN SEARCH OF 3:00 DOROTHY HAMILL p.19 A GOLDEN SKY p. 20 4:00 HEAD OFFICE p. 22 6:00 HOWARD THE DUCK p. 22 5:30 MIRACLES p. 22 8:00 HBO Super Saturday 7:00 HBO WORLD STAGE: TINA- NO MERCY p.17 LIVE—FROM RIO p. 3 10:00 HBO COMEDY HOUR LIVE: 8:00 Sunday Night Movie AN ALL-STAR TOAST TO POLTERGEIST II: THE IMPROV p. 8 THE OTHER SIDE p.19 11:00 THE KARATE KID 9:30 1ST & TEN "Championship PART II p. 21 Game Jinx" p. 4 12:55 am BLIND DATE p. 7 10:00 MISSING IN ACTION p.11 2:40 THE GROOVE TUBE p. 22 11:45 OVER THE TOP p.18 3:55 NO MERCY p.17 1:20 am TROUBLE IN MIND p.19 5:45 HBO CINEMA 3:15 THE ZERO BOYS p. 22 WORKSHOP p. 22 4:50 OPPOSING FORCE p. 7 FRI JAN 29 7:05 am SEABERT “Whole Mission" p. 21 7:30 FRA6GLE ROCK "The Doy the Music Died" (.-25) 8:00 THE TURNING POINT p. 5 10:00 NOT NEC. THE YEAR p. 8 11:00 SAVING GRACE p 22 1:00 pm DESERT BLOOM p. 22 3:00 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: FIRST OFFENDER p. 21 4:00 THE SURVIVAL SERIES p. 20 5:00 THE BEST OF TIMES p. 4 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 8:00 Double Feature Friday RUNNING SCARED (R-l:47) 10:00 48 HRS. p.15 11:40 1 ST & TEN "Championship Game Jinx" p. 4 12:10 am NOT NECESSARILY THE YEAR IN REVIEW p. 8 1:10 BREAKING ALL THE RULES p. 4 2:45 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 3:45 TARGET p. 4 Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) ratings explanation: G Suitable tor general audiences. PG: Parental guldonce suggested. PG-13 Parents are strongly cautioned to give speciol guidance tor children under 13. R: Restricted PImm Note: Words of caution included before the ratings have been abbreviated. AS Adult situations OV Graphic violence AL Adult language AH Adult humor V Violence MV Mild violence N Nudity BN Brief nudity SC Strong sexual content R Rope n selected programs close-coptloned by ttie * National Captioning Institute Registered service mark of the Notional Captioning Institute Used with permission. Special decoder needed. Oscar ond Academy Award are registered trademarks ond service marks of the Acodemy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. HBO reserves the right to make a schedule change or program substitution without notice Service, reception ond billing Inquiries can be handled only by your local coble company or HBO affiliate. Home Box Office^ HBO. On location ond Stondlng Room Only ore trademarks ond service marks of Home Box Office. Inc. 16 3I RICHARD GERE KIM BASINGER Revenge brought Chicago cop Eddie Jillette to New Orleans. Beauty and danger keep him there. Richard Gere stars In this fast-paced thriller as an undercover policeman seeking revenge for his partner's murder. Sexy Kim Basinger plays a sultry Cajun "owned" by a ruthless crime lord. The final confrontation will have you on the edge of your seat! (AL,GV) R-1:48. Jan. 30 (CC) A The% Ninthm Annual Ceremony For Excellence in Cable Programming I. I V 1 JANUARY 24 Cable’s best shows and performers are honored In this live show from Los Angeles. HBO and Cinemax lead the cable industry in nominations, with a total of 121. Among them: The Hitchhiker, Not Necessarily the News, HBO Pictures: Long Gone and Cinemax Sessions. 2:00 (CC) A 17

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Emm FA Mil T When a cantankerous hermit takes his orphaned niece and nephews into his home in the Northwest wilds, their lives are changed forever. PG-1:31. Jan. 5,15,30 (CC) The Red Balloon A lonely boy befriends an immense red balloon which follows him everywhere he goes. This heartwarming classic fantasy won a 1956 Oscar®. :33. January 8,13,28 The Silent One A touching story about a lonely deaf mute boy and his friendship with a huge white turtle. An exotic tale shot off the New Zealand coast. (MV) PG-1:36. Jan. 17,21,26 A The Blundere Show The Blunders always try to do everything right—so why does everything always go wrong? Exclusively on HBO. :28. January 6,12,20,26,30 Clay Feet Why do some people feel they have to win at everything? A drama that explores a common dilemma. :22. January 1,7,15,20,28 (CC) The Learning Tree A bittersweet remembrance of growing up black in a small Kansas town. Directed by Gordon Parks. (AS,MV) PG-1:47. Jan. 4,13,16,19 Out off Step There's no easy way to get to the top That's what Lisa learns while training to be a dancer. Sizzling dance routines. :45. Jan. 4,10,14,22,25 When, Jenny? When Can Jenny learn that love is more than a physical thing? Sensitive content. Suitable for teen, adult audiences. :25. January 4,14,18,27 Sharks A fascinating look at the most feared and misunderstood creatures of the sea. Narrated by writer Peter Benchley (author of Jaws). -.50. January 5,11,21,29 Klde on Kids on Kids How do today's kids view the world around them? You're in for a surprise as kids speak out in this captivating, original HBO family special. :23. January 11,16,21,24 A Sometimes I Don't Love My Mother How does a family adjust after the loss of a loved one? A teenager must deal with this after her father dies. :46. January 8,12,18,23,27 See a different episode Sunday through Friday mornings! (CC) A In Search of a Golden Sky 20 A different episode every Sunday morning right after FRAGGLE ROCK. The Trio -.23. January 1 Radio Message :24. January 3,5,8 The Professor’s Whistle -.23. January 10,12,15 The Kidnapping :24. January 17,19,22 Whale Mission :24. January 24,26,29 Poached Turtle Eggs -.24. January 31 First Offender Freddie feels real cool when an older boy becomes his friend. But how does he feel when he ends up in jail and faces being a first offender? :56. Jan. 6,17,20,29 (CC) A The Karate Kid Part II RALPH MACCHIO The Karate Kid, Danny LaRusso, and his mentor, Mr. Miyagi, find they each have lessons to learn about friendship and honor in this dramatic sequel to the blockbuster hit. Pat Morita co-stars again. (AL,V) PG-1:53. Jan. 24,27,30 (CC) A Cocoon DONAMECHE Friendly aliens rejuvenate the lives of some golden-agers in this charming fantasy. Don Ameche won a 1985 Best Supporting Actor Oscar® as the old man who starts break dancing. (AS,ALBN) PG-13; 1:57. Jan. 1,5,9,18,24,28 (CC) A Inside the MFL HBO SPORTS SERIES It's the most thrilling action of the year—all the highlights from the AFC/NFC playoffs, championship games and finally Super Bowl XXII. In the pre-Super Bowl show get an expert preview of what to expect. 1:00. Jan. 1,2; 7,8,9; 14,15,16; 21,22,23; 28,29,30 A





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