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HBO Guide July 1981 - Page section : 002

This Month MOVIES Alien____ American Gigolo. American Graffiti. The Awakening. Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown Bronco Billy_______________ Candleshoe_________________ A Challenge For Robin Hood. Coal Miner’s Daughter-------- Defiance____________________ “Doc”_______________________ Doctor Snuggles__________________________ The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox. The Electric Horseman____________________ ffolkes----------------------------------- Flight of the White Stallions. The Godfather___________________ Going in Style. The Goofy Sports Story. The Hearse________________ High Plains Drifter Hot Stuff_________________ The Human Factor. The Island____________ The Island of Nevawuz Just You and Me, Kid The Legacy____________ Midway________________ Smokey and the Bandit Some Came Running _ Wifemistress_____________ onHBO SPECIALS Barry Manilow___________________________________________Page 20 The Beach Boys In Concert_______________________________Page 13 The Best of Consumer Reports____________________________Page 9 Billy Crystal On Location_____________________:_________Page 16 The Candid Candid Camera________________________________Page 16 Consenting Adults_______________________________________Page 19 David Letterman: Looking for Fun________________________Page 6 George Jones: With a Little Help from His Friends_____________________________________________Page 11 Hallelujah Hollywood Standing Room Only-----------------Page 15 HBO Sneak Preview for August____________________________Page 16 Kamikaze: Mission of Death______________________________Page 20 Remember When Wheels, Wings and Whistles— Page 8 What On Earth? Answers to Questions You've Always Wondered About____________________________Page 22 SPORTS Race for the Pennant____________________________________Page 12 Wimbledon’81____________________________________________Page 4 SINGLE PLAYS The Coyote’s Lament__________________________________________July 2 Game For Vultures ___________________________________________July 6 Just Tell Me What You Want___________________________________July 2 Sammy, the Way-Out Seal Part 1_______________________________July 1 Sammy, the Way-Out Seal Part 2_______________________________July 2 Serial_______________________________________________________July 2 Urban Cowboy__________________________________;_________July 3 The HBO guide is published monthly HBO welcomes subscriber comments on by Home Box Office, Inc., Time & Life HBO programming and scheduling. Write to: Bldg.. Rockefeller Center, New York, NY HBO Subscriber Information Services, 10020. J.0. Heyworth. President; Kevin 0. Time & Life Bldg., Rockefeller Center, Senie, Treasurer; Carolyn K. McCandless, New York, N.Y. 10020. Secretary. _ , iinn.. Pjm Mur* Djuun Hniu Service, reception and billing inquiries can be servicemarks of Home Box Office, Inc. or nou amiiaie. HBO reserves the right to make a schedule © 1981 Home Box Office, Inc. change or program substitution without notice. Al rights reserved. Smokey and Coal Miner’s Daughter Schapiroijifrarteworid The Godfather SRO: Hallelujah Hollywood

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Cool sophistication and high-priced affection clash with a world of drugs and murder. Richard Gere is a smooth male escort servicing exclusive clientele who’s caught in a deadly frame-up. Lauren Hutton co-stars as a senator’s wife who wants Gere too—but not for pay. Adult situations and language, violence, nudity. (R-1:57) July 3,7,11,15,20,23 David Letterman Looking for Fun A lighthearted spoof of the ways people amuse themselves. And all through the eyes of imaginative funnyman David Letterman (Johnny Carson’s frequent guest host). July 2,12 Some Came Running A lonely WWII corporal finds himself involved with two very different women when he returns to his Indiana home in this 1959 classic. Frank Sinatra stars. Adult situations. (2:16) July 3,6 3:30 SOME CAME RUNNING Frank Sinatra (2:16) p.6 6:00 THE ISLAND OF NEVAWUZ Secret discovery (:45) p.20 7:00 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR JULY 7:30 WIMBLEDON ’81 Men's Semi-finals, p.4 10:00 AMERICAN GIGOLO Love for sale (R-1:57) p.6 12:00 URBAN COWBOY* John Travolta (PG-2:15) 2:20 HBO Late Night: THELEGACY Terrifying mansion (R-1:40) p. 16 Only play date. 3:00 "DOC Legendary gunf ighters team up for saddle saga (PG-1:36) p. 12 5:00 RIO BRAVO Tough sheriff defends a Texas border town (2:24) p.22 7:30 CANDLESHOE See page 7 (G-1:59) 9:30 THE ISLAND Modern pirates surface for grisly adventure (R-1:54) p.17 11:30 THE SHINING Family’s terror in snowbound resort hotel (R-223) p.5 2:00 HBO Late Night: DEFIANCE Seaman Jan Michael Vincent in urban brawl (PG-1:43) p.16 3:00 FFOLKES Hijack caper (PG-1:39) p21 5:00 BEST OF CONSUMER REPORTS p.9 5:30 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR JULY 6:00 THE ELECTRIC HORSEMAN Cowboy & lady (PG-2S0) p.5 8:00 SMOKEYAND THE BANDIT II See page 7 (PG-1:41) 10:00 BARRY MANILOW With “Copacabana” (1:50) p20 11:50 FFOLKES Frogmen action (PG-1:39) p.21 1:30 WHAT ON EARTH? Unusual natural events, p.22 Burt Reynolds Sally Field Jackie Gleason In a brand-new comedy caper, “Bandit,” the gutsy driver, agrees to steal a pregnant elephant in Miami and deliver her to Republicans meeting in Texas. Sally Field (Norma Rae) and Jerry Reed join Burt in high-jinks on the highways. Co-star Jackie Gleason plays three roles. Adult situations, language and humor. (PG-1:41) July 5,9,13,18,21,24,29 Walt Disney Productions David Niven Jodie Foster A suspense comedy bristling with action builds to an exciting climax in a hunt for hidden treasure. Tough teenager Jodie Foster poses as a missing heiress to win over Helen Hayes, owner of a vast English estate. David Niven is delightful in four roles: chauffeur, butler, gardener and local lord. (G-1:59) July 4,8,12,16,21,24,27

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Charlton Heston Attempting to save his daughter from demonic forces, an archaeologist meets the supernatural head-on. Charlton Heston plays an Egyptologist so obsessed with finding the mummy of an ancient, evil queen that he unwittingly allowed its spirit to enter his child at birth. Susannah York and Stephanie Zimbalist co-star in this unusual occult-horror movie. From a novel by Bram Stoker, author of Dracula. Adult situations and language, graphic violence. (R-1:45) July 25,30 Fri July 24 Sat July 25 Sun July 26 5:00 CANDLESHOE Lost heiress (G-1:59) p.7 7:00 SMOKEYANDTHE BANDIT II Jackie Gleason (PG-1:41) p.7 9:00 CONSENTING ADULTS Seepage 19. 10:00 AMERICAN GRAFFITI Teen comedy with vintage rock-’n’-roll (PG-1:52)p.16 12:00 COALMINER’S DAUGHTER Powerful tale of country girl’s struggle for fame (PG-204) p. 10 2:10 HBO Late Night: BILLY CRYSTAL Comic routine (:59) p. 16 18 3:30 BEACH BOYS IN CONCERT (:55) p. 13 4:30 GOING IN STYLE Hilarious heist (PG-1:38) p.17 6:30 HOT STUFF Comic cops (PG-121) p. 17 8:00 BEACH BOYS IN CONCERT (:55) p. 13 9:00 THE AWAKENING Seepage 18 (R-1:46) 11:00 HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER Hired gun (R-1:45) p. 13 12:50 THE DUCHESS AND THE DIRTWATER FOX Inept cardsharp (PG-1:44) p.9 2:35 HBO Late Night: THE LEGACY Satanic chiller (R-1:40) p. 16 2:30 ROCKY II Champ returns (PG-1:58) p.13 4:30 REMEMBER WHEN: WHEELS, WINGS AND WHISTLES With host Dick Cavett. p.8 5:30 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR AUGUST Starring Stiller and Meara. p. 16 6:00 AMERICAN GRAFFITI '60s revisited (PG-1:52) p.16 8:00 BRONCO BILLY See page 19 (PG-1:56) 10:00 GEORGE JONES Floor-stompin’ music, p. 11 11:30 THE GODFATHER Al Pacino (R-2:54) p. 14 Eastwood Photos: Shannon/Sygma Meet the trick-shooting, trick-riding star of his own Wild West Show—Bronco Billy, who’s almost too good to be true. And so is the movie with its different, charming role for Clint Eastwood. When Sondra Locke reluctantly joins this ragtag circus, the trouble starts. And so does the fun, as good conquers evil after all. Or does it? “Eastwood’s most enjoyable film in years” (Chicago Tribune) Adult situations and language. (PG-1:56) July 26,30 (X)NSENTING ADULTS When it comes to love and sex, there’s nothing new under the sun. This HBO documentary explores the lives of people who have made sexual choices that differ from the traditional. Included are a bisexual married couple; a polygamist with 12 wives and 20 children; and a husband and wife who are now celibate. July 24,28 SCALA/EPA 19

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The Godfather Marion Brando Al Pacino James Caan Robert Duvall Diane Keaton This brilliant, brutal saga of an American Mafia family received 10 Oscar nominations. It won three, including Best Picture and Best Actor (Marlon Brando). Director Francis Ford Coppola creates a riveting image of a blood-drenched gangster empire. Al Pacino stars in the original theatrical version. Adult situations and language, graphic violence. (R-2:54) July 17,21,26,29 Fri July Sat July 18 Sun July 19 5:00 THE GOOFY SPORTS STORY Disney antics (G-:47) p.5 6:00 A CHALLENGE FOR ROBIN HOOD Adventure in Olde England with the Merry Men (G-1:51) p.5 8:00 THE GODFATHER See page 14 (R-2:54) 11:00 THE ISLAND Tropical terror (R-1:54) p. 17 1:00 HOT STUFF This is one crazy law enforcement team (PG-1:27) p.17 2:30 HBO Late Night: DEFIANCE Street violence on gang-ruled city block (PG-1:43) p.16 2:30 SMOKEYANDTHE BANDIT II Highway hilarity (PG-1:41) p.7 4:30 "DOC” (PG-1:36) p.12 6:30 REMEMBER WHEN p.8 7:30 BON VOYAGE, CHARLIE BROWN Seepage 15(G-1:16) 9:00 SMOKEYAND THE BANDIT II Dom DeLuise (PG-1:41) p7 11:00 ROCKY II Return bout (PG-1:58) p. 13 1:00 THE HUMAN FACTOR Double agents (R-1:55) p.9 3:00 HBO Late Night: Candid CANDID CAMERA (:30) p. 16 3:00 THE DUCHESS AND THE DIRTWATER FOX Western comedy (PG-1:44) p.9 5:00 HOT STUFF Law & disorder (PG-127) p.17 6:30 JUST YOU AND ME, KID Oldster & teen (PG-1:31) p.12 8:00 ALIEN Terror on board (R-1:57) p.11 10:00 HALLELUJAH HOLLYWOOD SRO. See page 15. 11:00 THE DUCHESS AND THE DIRTWATER FOX Goldie Hawn (PG-1:44) p.9 12:45 HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER Revenge western (R-1:45) p. 13 Standing Room Only. * HALICIUJAH HOUVUIOOD Gene Kelly, Host The glamour of yesterday’s movie musicals is coupled with today’s most lavish Las Vegas floor show. From the MGM Grand Hotel, HBO brings you one of the largest productions in Vegas history. Filled with music, dancing and gorgeous women with (and without) fabulous costumes. Entertainment legend Gene Kelly hosts a program that includes clips from those magnificent MGM musicals. Nudity, adult entertainment. July 19,23,28 (And Don’t Come Back!) Fun, romance and danger in a spooky French chateau as the Peanuts gang embarks on their first overseas adventure. Charlie Brown and pals head for Europe as exchange students, and the laughs start there. Charlie, Linus and Peppermint Patty may be innocents abroad, but the debonair Snoopy knows his way around. (G-1:16) July 18,22,30 15

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Starring Stiller and Meara What’s the HBO story for next month? Find out from the comedy couple of coming attractions, Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. Get the rundown of August movies, specials and sports. They focus on the facts, folks—and they are funny. July 23,26,29 Mon July 20 5:00 DOCTOR SNUGGLES: The Fidgety River ( 23) p.4 5:30 GEORGE JONES Country music hoedown. p. 11 7:00 THE BEACH BOYS IN CONCERT With “I Get Around” (:55) p. 13 8:00 AMERICAN GRAFFITI See page 16 (PG-1:52) 10:00 COALMINER’S DAUGHTER Singer’s triumph (PG-2:04) p. 10 12:10 AMERICAN GIGOLO Sex and suspense in classy Beverly Hills (R-1:57) p.6 16 American Graffiti Here’s one of the most popular films ever, filled with the fun and flavor of the ’60s —the cars, the clothes and the hair. With Ron Howard, Richard Dreyfuss, Cindy Williams and some great rock ’n’roll.Adultlanguage. (PG-1:52) July 20,24,26,28 Tues July 21 5:30 CANDLESHOE David Niven (G-1:59) p.7 7:30 RACE FOR THE PENNANT Barry Tompkins, Tim McCarver host action highlights, p. 12 8:00 THE GODFATHER Sprawling saga of a family’s crime empire (R-2:54) p. 14 11:00 RACE FOR THE PENNANT p.12 11:30 HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER Western violence (R-1:45) p. 13 1:20 SMOKEYANDTHE BANDIT II Car calamity (PG-1:41) p.7 * ☆ # # * HBO Late Night * The Legacy Katharine Ross faces the living embodiment of Satan in a bizarre mansion. (July 3,25) Defiance Jan Michael Vincent plays a down-and-out seaman taking on a gang-ruled neighborhood in this action drama. (July 4,17) On Location: Billy Crystal One of today’s top comics, and star of "Soap,” in a nonstop show of sketches and monologues. (July 11,24) The Candid Candid Camera Allen Funt gets his camera into nutty places and very adult situations. (July 18,31) 5:30 DOCTOR SNUGGLES: The Wormmobile (23) p.4 6:00 THE GOOFY SPORTS STORY Olympic confusion (G-:47) p.5 7:00 BON VOYAGE, CHARLIE BROWN “Peanuts" gang (G-1:16) p. 15 8:30 RACE FOR THEPENNANT Repeat of Tuesday show. p. 12 9:00 WIFEMISTRESS Seepage 17 (Dubbed-R-1:38) 11:00 ALIEN Sci-fi shocker (R-1:57) p.11 1:00 REMEMBER WHEN p.8 . Wed July 22 The Island Michael Caine Journalist Michael Caine travels down to the Caribbean to check out a report of modern-day pirates. What he and his young son find makes for a grisly suspense drama. Based on the best-seller by Peter Benchley {Jaws and The Deep). Adult situations and language, graphic violence, nudity. (R-1:54) July 4,8,12,17 Thurs July 23 5:00 FLIGHT OF THE WHITE STALLIONS Part 1. Eddie Albert (:46) p.5 6:00 WHITE STALLIONS Part2. Horses’ freedom (:46) p.5 7:00 ROCKY II Boxer returns (PG-1:58) p.13 9:00 HALLELUJAH HOLLYWOOD p. 15 10:00 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR AUGUST See page 16. 10:30 AMERICAN GIGOLO Lauren Hutton (R-1:57) p.6 12:30 ROCKY II Story continues (PG-1:58) p. 13 This could be the craziest scheme in law-enforcement history. It’s action comedy as Dom DeLuise and Suzanne Pleshette set up their own fencing operation to beat the mob at its own game. Just one catch—they end up with more “hot stuff” than they can handle. Profanity. '(PG-127) July 6,17,19,25 WHemistress Laura Antonelli The international beauty of the '80s in an intriguing marital drama of 1900s Italy. Lovely Laura Antonelli and suave Marcello Mastroianni star in the story of a young wife’s discovery of life outside of marriage. “Hypnotic and erotic” (Gene Shalit) Adult situations, nudity. (Dubbed; subtitled. See schedule. R-1:38) July 22,27,31 Going in Style How in the world are three tottering oldsters going to rob a bank? Well, step back as George Bums, Art Camey and Lee Strasberg step out to take a bank to the cleaners. Here’s a com-edy-drama about an unusual way to spend those golden years. Profanity. (PG-1:38) July 7,10,25,31 17

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Coal Miner’s Daughter Sissy Spacek Tommy Lee Jones Her spirited portrayal of a spunky, dirt-poor mountain girl’s rise to stardom earned Sissy Spacek the Oscar for Best Actress. Based on the story of singer Loretta Lynn, this strong drama traces her life from marriage at 13 through lonely nights on the road to eventual fame and heartache. Tommy Lee Jones plays her wild but supportive husband. Great music too. Adult situations and language, violence. (PG-2:04) July 12,16,20,24.29 5:30 RIO BRAVO Frontier shoot-out (224) p22 8:00 REMEMBER WHEN: WHEELS, WINGS AND WHISTLES Transportation in USA. p.8 9:00 ALIEN Seepage 11 (R-1:57) 11:00 THE ELECTRIC HORSEMAN Kidnapped horse is brought back to the wild (PG-2tf)0) p.5 1:00 REMEMBER WHEN: WHEELS, WINGS AND WHISTLES p.8 2:00 HBO Late Night: GOING IN STYLE Retirement plans (PG-1:38) p.17 3:30 ROBIN HOOD Forest adventure (G-1:51) p.5 5:30 BEST OF CONSUMER REPORTS p.9 6:00 THE DIRTWATER FOX Con man western (PG-1:44) p.9 8:00 GEORGE JONES: WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM HIS FRIENDS See page 11. 9:30 AMERICAN GIGOLO Richard Gere (R-1:57) p.6 11:30 JUST YOU AND ME, KID Bright buddies (PG-1:31) p.12 1:05 GEORGE JONES p.11 2:20 HBO Late Night: BILLY CRYSTAL On Location (:59)p.16 3:30 "DOC 1800s frontier (PG-1:36) p.12 5:30 DAVID LETTERMAN: LOOKING FOR FUN "Fun” places to eat. p.6 6:00 CANDLESHOE Disney action with David Niven as unusual butler (G-1:59) p.7 8:00 COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER See page 10 (PG-2tf)4) 10:15 THE ISLAND Reporter investigates strange disappearances (R-1:54) p.17 12:15 "DOC" Faye Dunaway as raucous Kate Elder (PG-126)p.12 10 ISPECIALI George Jones: with a little help from his friends Tammy Wynette Waylon Jennings Emmykxi Harris Elvis Costello Tanya Tucker An all-star get-together with I the king of country music and * the folks who love him. 1980 Grammy Award winner George Jones and his pals raise the roof with some fancy floor-stompin’ country music. The guest list: Tammy Wynette, Waylon Jennings, Emmylou Harris, Elvis Costello, Tanya Tiucker and Jessi Colter. July 11,15,20,26 ALIEN Far away in space and time, five men and two women astronauts meet intergalactic horror. Breathtakingly imaginative, this suspenseful shocker mixes terror and adventure. John Hurt {Elephant Man), Tom Skerritt and Sigourney Weaver head an exceptional cast. Oscar winner for visual effects and one of the most gripping sci-fi films of all time. Profanity, graphic violence. (R-1:57) July 10,13,16,19,22,28

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fomif&ze: Mission of Death Who were the kamikaze and why did they fly their suicide missions? These Japanese pilots, many in their teens, died willingly for the honor of “eternal glory.” Why? Personal testimony and interviews with kamikaze survivors give insights into the facts that led to these Japanese suicide attacks against the U.S. during World War II. July 30 Mon July 27 Tues July 28 5:00 A CHALLENGE FOR ROBIN HOOD Hero in action (G-1:51) p.5 7:00 CANDLESHOE Jodie Foster spirited to England as possible heiress (G-1:59) p.7 9:00 THE HEARSE See page 21 (PG-1:40) 11:00 WIFEMISTRESS Sensuous drama of 1900s Italy (Dubbed-R-1:38) p.17 12:45 THE HUMAN FACTOR Spy caught tunneling secret information (R-1:55) p.9 5:00 DOCTOR SNUGGLES: Fidgety River (:23) p,4 5:30 AMERICAN GRAFFITI Tale of teens (PG-1:52) p.16 7:30 RACE FOR THE PENNANT p. 12 8:00 ROCKY II Talia Shire (PG-1:58)p.13 10:00 CONSENTING ADULTS p. 19 11:00 RACE FOR THE PENNANT p.12 11:30 ALIEN Creature invades (R-1:57) p.11 1:30 HALLELUJAH HOLLYWOOD p. 15 Barry Manilow Here’s Barry at his best, taped during an actual performance of his smash tour, singing his greatest hits. Exciting, alive, energetic —that’s Barry Manilow, the star who relates to audiences of all ages. July 5,8 The Island of Nevawuz A peaceful island is threatened by the discovery of “black gold” in this colorful animated comedy. Only Otto, the king’s nephew, can stop a greedy visitor from ruining life in the rustic kingdom. (:45) July 3,8 Wed July 29 5:00 COAL MINER'S DAUGHTER Sissy Spacek (PG-2.-04) p. 10 7:30 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR AUGUST HBO “coming attractions." p. 16 8:00 MIDWAY See page 21 (PG-2:11) 10:15 RACE FOR THEPENNANT Repeat of Tuesday show, p.12 11:00 SMOKEYANDTHE BANDIT II Sally Field (PG-1:41) p.7 12:45 THE GODFATHER Oscar winner (R-2:54) p. 14 20 Midway The Hearse The mysterious old black Packard seems to possess a life of its own. It barrels down deserted roads and pays strange midnight calls to a schoolteacher’s remote country house. Trish Van Devere stars as a woman who undergoes a chilling psychological experience. Joseph Cotten plays a crusty old lawyer. Adult situations and language. (PG-1:40) July 27,31 i I It’s the high drama of the most awesome naval battle in America’s history. Six months after Pearl Harbor, the Japanese move a virtual armada to crush the Pacific fleet. Desperately unravelling Japan’s code, the U.S. forces gamble on a counterattack at Midway. Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, Glenn Ford and Robert Mitchum co-star. Violence. (PG-2:11) July 29 Thurs July 30 o 5:00 CHARLIE BROWN Off to Europe (G-1:16) p.15 6:30 FLIGHT OF THE WHITE STALLIONS Part. 1. Daring exploit (:46) p.5 7:30 KAMIKAZE: MISSION OF DEATH See page 20. 8:00 BRONCO BILLY Western carnival (PG-1:56) p.19 10:00 THE AWAKENING Ancient evil (R-1:45) p. 18 11:50 THE HUMAN FACTOR Espionage tale (R-1:55) p.9 1:45 HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER Clint Eastwood (R-1:45) p. 13 ffolkes Roger Moore James Mason Answering an SOS from the British government, sabotage expert Roger Moore runs into action on the North Sea. His target is terrorist Tony Perkins—who’s threatening to blow up a major oil rig. Adult situations and language, graphic violence. (PG-1:39) July 2,5,7 21

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One of America’s most appealing actors returns in his role as “The Deity.” George Bums is delightful as the Visitor from above trying to set his earthly house in order. While charming a cute I youngster into spreading his message, he leads her into I one hilarious predicament # after another. Louanne plays [ his emissary; Suzanne Plesh-ette and David Bimey are | her parents. Adult humor. I (PG-1:35) July 31 Fri July 31 5:00 GOOFY SPORTS Athletic calamity (G-.47) p.5 6:00 DOCTOR SNUGGLES: The Wormmobile (23) p.4 6:30 DOCTOR SNUGGLES: Fidgety River ( 23) p.4 7:00 WHITE STALLIONS Part 2. Escape plan (:46) p.5 8:00 OH, GOD! BOOK II See page 22 (PG-1:35) 10:00 THE HEARSE Unseen forces (PG-1:40) p.21 11:45 GOING IN STYLE Comic scheme (PG-1:38) p. 17 1:25 WIFEMISTRESS (Subtitled-R-1:38) p. 17 3:05 HBO Late Night: Candid CAMERA p. 16 22 Rio Bravo John Wayne Texas lawman John Wayne is determined to keep a murderer in jail —even if he has to fight off an entire army of hired guns. Whiskey-warm deputy Dean Martin, gambler Angie Dickinson and limping Walter Brennan back up the “Duke” and provide great entertainment in this 1959 western classic. Directed by Howard Hawks. (2:24) July 1,4,10 VMaT OrtEafflH Science is in the spotlight and HBO is there with this informative look at the world around us. Are killer bees a threat? Why are dinosaurs extinct? How much sleep do you need? Host Orson Bean unearths lots of facts about the planets, stars and ourselves. July 1,5 George Bums OH,GOD! BOOK 11 flONEYmCKLE Coming in August AUGUST 1-5 Saturday, 1 3:30 GRAFFITI p. 16 5:30 SNEAK PREVIEW p. 16 6:00 SMOKEYII p.7 8:00 THE GREAT SANTINI Robert Duvall (PG-1:56) 10:00 ALIEN p. 11 12:00 GRAFFITI p. 16 1:55 BUCKSTONE COUNTY PRISON (R-1:27) Sunday, 2 3:00 MIDWAY p.21 5:30 BEACH BOYS p. 13 6:30 CHARLIE BROWN p. 15 8:00 FAME (R-2:14) 10:15 MIDWAY p.21 12:30 CONSENTING ADULTS p. 19 Monday, 3 5:30 BRONCO BILLY p. 19 7:30 KAMIKAZE p.20 8:00 REMEMBER WHEN: INVENTORS 9:00 BRONCO BILLY p. 19 11:00 SNEAK PREVIEW p. 16 11:30 HALLELUJAH HOLLYWOOD p. 15 12:30 THE AWAKENING p. 18 Tuesday, 4 6:00 GEORGE JONES p. 11 7:30 PENNANT RACE p. 12 8:00 COALMINER’S DAUGHTER p. 10 10:15 OH, GOD! BOOK II p.22 11:50 THE PENNANT p. 12 12:20 "...ANDJUSTICE FOR ALL” (R-2:00) Wednesday, 5 5:00 GOOFY SPORTS p.5 6:00 THE GREAT SANTINI 8:00 OUTLAW JOSIE WALES (PG-2:16) 10:15 THE PENNANT p. 12 11:00 THE GREAT SANTINI 1:00 CONSENTING ADULTS p. 19 23

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Get the most comprehensive midweek coverage of tennis at its best—a complete, next-day look at the women’s semifinals and the men’s quarters and semis. Arthur Ashe analyzes Bjom Borg’s quest for an incredible sixth title and describes Chris Evert Lloyd’s attempt to hold off Tracy Austin and Andrea Jaeger. Men: July 1,3 Women: July 2 Doctor Snuggles: The Unbelievable Wormmobile Adventure Join the delightfully animated Dr. Snuggles for a tour in the fabulous Wormmobile—and discover why every creature in Brazil has turned into a butterfly! (:23) July 9,13,22,31 The Remarkable Fidgety River Warned that the earth is rapidly running out of water, the amazing Doctor Snuggles takes off in his spaceship to see who has been stealing our oceans. (:23) July 9,13,14,20,28,31 5:30 SAMMY, THE WAY-OUT SEAL* Part 1. Robert Culp in live action Walt Disney hilarity (:47) 6:30 WHAT ON EARTH An informative look at unusual earthly phenomena. p22 7:30 WIMBLEDON ’81 Men’s Quarter-finals. Today’s top tennis stars compete, p.4 10:00 THE SHINING Chilling shocker (R-223) p.5 12:25 RIO BRAVO John Wayne and Angie Dickinson in western drama (224) p.22 4 5:00 THE COYOTE’S LAMENT* Disney (:46) 6:00 SAMMY THE SEAL* Part2. Animal free-for-all (:47) 7:00 CONSUMER p.9 7:30 WIMBLEDON '81 Women’s Semi-finals, p.4 9:30 SERIAL* (R-1:32) 11:00 DAVID LETTERMANp.6 11:30 FFOLKES Sea adventure (PG-1:39) p21 1:15 CONSUMER p.9 1:45 HBO Late Night: JUST TELL ME WHAT YOU WANT* (R-1:53) * Only Play Date. © 1981 Walt Disney Productions One of the most thrilling true tales of WWII, the daring rescue of Vienna’s prized white horses, becomes a tense, suspenseful adventure. Robert Taylor, Lilli Palmer, James Franciscus head the cast of this 1963 drama. (:46) Part 1: July 6,14,23,30; Part 2: July 7,14,23,31 A Challenge For Robin Hood Swords flash and arrows fly in an exciting, legendary adventure. This 1967 English movie stars Barrie Ingham as the outlaw of Sherwood Forest who battles the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham. (G-1:51) July 7,11,15,17,27 Walt Disney The Goofy Sports Story Favorite cartoon character Goofy learns the history of the Olympics the hard way—giving hilarious demonstrations of the events and making a disastrous run with the symbottcrtorch. (G-:47) July 17,22,31 The Electric Horseman Robert Redford Jane Fonda Robert Redford and Jane Fonda cross the Utah mountains to return a horse to the wild in this romantic comedy. As an ex-rodeo star and a tough reporter Redford and Fonda are an unlikely but delightful pair.Adultsituations and language. (PG-2:00) July 5,10,16 The Shining Jack Nicholson Shelley Duvall A child can “see” into the future—and what it holds for Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall is chilling horror. Set in a sprawling, snowbound hotel, Stanley Kubrick directs a shocking journey into madness. Adult language, graphic violence, nudity, horror. (R-2:23) July 1,4,9,13

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SRECIAU WHEELS, WINGS AND WHISTLES The Story of Transportation in America The paddle-wheel steamships, the Wright brothers at J Kitty Hawk, the golden rail- | road spikes, the first man on the moon—it’s the story of a nation in motion from landing at Plymouth Rock to exploring outer space. Dick Cavett recalls it all in the third episode of HBO’s exclusive eight-part series about our history and our national identity. July 6,10,14,18,22,26 The Human Factor Richard Attenborough John Gielgud In this chilling spy drama, a seemingly mild member of Britain’s Secret Service slips into treason and the life of a double agent. Nicol Williamson (Exca/ibur) and Richard Attenborough head the cast. From Graham Greene’s best-seller. Adult situations, profanity, nudity. (R-1:55) July 8,14,18,27,30 The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox A bumbling con man and a chorus girl make off with bank robbers’ loot in this bright western spoof. Goldie Hawn and George Segal play the 1880s saloon singer and inept cardsharp trying to stay a step ahead of the bad guys. Aduit situations and humor, violence. (PG-1:44) July 9,11,14,19,25 Mon July 6 5:30 WHITE STALLIONS Part 1. Special mission (:46) p.5 6:30 JUST YOU AND ME, KID Twinkling duo (PG-1:31) p.12 8:00 REMEMBER WHEN: WHEELS. WINGS AND WHISTLES See page 8. 9:00 HOT STUFF Caper comedy (PQ-127) p.17 10:30 SOME CAME RUNNING Shirley MacLaine (2:16) p.6 12:50 GAME FOR VULTURES* T errorists battle (R-1:47) Only play date. Tues July 7 5:00 FLIGHT OF THE WHITE STALLIONS Part2 Tale of courage (:46) p.5 6:00 A CHALLENGE FOR ROBIN HOOD Outlaw nobleman (G-1:51) p.5 8:00 GOING IN STYLE Rob a bank? (PG-1:38) p.17 10:00 FFOLKES Ransom plot (PG-1:39) p.21 11:45 AMERICAN GIGOLO Frame-up scheme (R-1:57) p.6 1:45 HBO Late Night: GOING IN STYLE Art Camey (PG-1:38) p. 17 Wed July 8 5:30 THE ISLAND OF NEVAWUZ Animated tale (:45) p20 6:30 THE BEST OF 5:30 DOCTOR SNUGGLES: The Unbelievable Wormmobile Adventure (:23) p.4 6:00 DOCTOR SNUGGLES: rnMci imfr rfdortc; 1 The Fidgety River {23) p.4 18:00 THE DUCHESS AND THE DIRTWATER FOX [See page 9 (PG-1:44) 10:00 SMOKEYANDTHE 7:00 CANDLESHOE Suspense comedy (G-1:59) p.7 9:00 THE HUMAN FACTOR See page 9 (R-1:55) 11:00 THE ISLAND Gruesome tale set in the Bermu da Triangle (R-1:54) p.17 1:00 BARRY MANILOW “It’s A Miracle” (1:50) p.20 BANDIT II Car-crash action (PG-1:41) p.7 11:45 THE SHINING Jack Nicholson descends into a deadly madness (R-223) p.5 gsrec,AL' The Best of Consumer Reports Highlights of past Consumer Reports presents shows designed to help consumers get the most for their money. Is yogurt more nutritious than milk? What’s the best paper towel to buy? Is there such a thing as a perfect suntan lotion? Find out the answers to these questions and more. July 2,5,8,11 9





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