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HBO Guide July 1987 - Page section : 002

Movies Page 12 Aliens (CC) 18 American Anthem 22 The Annihilators 22 The Bay Boy 20 Bedroom Eyes 22 Beer (CC) 22 Bette Midler 20 Big Trouble in Little China (CC) 22 Blood Simple (CC) 22 Brazil (CC) 18 Bugs Bunny Movie 15 Cocoon (CC) 4 Crimewave (CC) 7 Death of a Salesman (CC) 22 Enemy Mine (CC) 22 Fright Night (CC) 19 Girls Just Want to Have Fun (CC) 22 Gymkata 22 Hardcore 20 Haunted Honeymoon 5 Heavenly Bodies 4 The Hitcher (CC) 8 Howard the Duck (CC) 7 Jewel of the Nile (CC) 13 Karate Kid Part II (CC) 18 Legend/Billie Jean (CC) 7 The Lion of Africa (CC) 20 Miracles (CC) 19 Murrow (CC) 20 National Lampoon's European Vacation 5 Not Quite Paradise 5 Running Scared (CC) 17 Salvador (CC) 22 Silverado (CC) 22 S.O.B. 22 Stand Alone 22 Star 80 (CC) Page 18 Superman 19 Time After Time 22 Tomboy 20 Weird Science (CC) Original Programs 19 Behind the Scenes 21 Carly In Concert 5 Cyndi Lauper in Paris 4 1st & Ten Festival 5 Glory Years (CC) 4 HBO Comedy Festival 4 The Lost Minutes of Billy Crystal 21 Not Necessarily the News Inside Washington 10 Philip Marlowe (CC) 4 Uncensored Channels 1 3 Welcome Home (CC) 4 Women of the Night (CC) Daytime on HBO 6 The Corn Is Green 8 Dummy 7 From Here to Eternity 8 The Great Adventure 8 Headin' for Broadway 8 Hotel 8 Midnight Madness (CC) 6 Mystery Mansion 8 Oliver! (CC) 8 Ordeal by Innocence 7 Sesame Street® Presents: Follow That Bird (CC) 7 Summer of '42 (CC) Sports Page 8 Wimbledon '87 (CC) 17 World Championship Boxing Mike McCallum vs. Donald Curry (LIVE) (CC) Family Showcase 18 Fraggle Rock (CC) 18 HBO Family Showcase 8 Kids on Kids on Kids 19 Seabert Limited Plays* Back to School (CC) A-7/7 French Lesson (CC)-7/l Lone Wolf McQuade-7/6 Odd Jobs—7/3,7,11 Sudden Death-7/5,8 Wildcats (CC) A-7/28 * In most coses limited plays ore described in last month's guide Photo Credits: Cover—Running Scored• Wes-tenberger/Sygma; Karate Kiri: Mego. Page 8-Wimbiedon David Walberg. Page Vt-Allens: Kirkland/Sygma. Page V-Salvador: Farr/ Ualson; Boxing (McCallum): FO.S. (Curry): Holly Stein. Page 21 -Carty Simon: Peter Slmon/HBO. (CC) indicates programs that are closed-captioned A indicates programs in stereo, where available Please Note: Words of caution Included before the ratings hove been abbreviated. AS Adult situations GV Graphic violence AL Adult language N Nudity AH Adult humor BN Brief nudity V Violence SC Strong sexual content MV Mild violence R Rape The HBO Guide Is published monthly by Home Box Office. Inc, 1100 Avenue of the Americas, New ’Vbrk, New Vbrk 10036. Joseph Ji Collins, President; Jeffrey L Bewkes, Senior V.P, Finance; John S. Redpoth, Jr., Secretary. © 1987 Home Box Office Inc. All rights reserved wfelcome Home A NATIONAL TRIBUTE TO THE VIETNAM VETERAN. ■ ANITA BAKER ■ JAMES BROWN ■ GEORGE CARLIN ■ CROSBY STILLS AND NASH ■ NEIL DIAMOND ■ JOHN FOGERTY ■ PETER FONDA ■ THE FOUR TOPS JAMES INGRAM BEN E. KING KRIS KRISTOFFERSON RICARDO MONTALBAN JOHN RITTER LINDA RONSTADT JON VOIGHT ...AND MORE!)! HBO caps off America's weekend-long tribute to its Vietnam veterans with same-day, tape-delayed coverage of the star-studded concert from RFK Stadium. 3:00. July 4 Don't miss highlights of the July 4 event. Welcome Home Encore. 1:30. July 19,23,25,28,31 (CC) A Vili July 4th From Washington, D.C. v' r

HBO Guide September 1987 - Page section : 009

SEPTEMBER 26-30 SAT SEP 26 6:30 am OLD ENOUGH p 18 8:00 FAST FORWARD p. 7 10:00 INSIDE THE NFL p. 21 11:00 SPHINX p. 22 1:00 pm GIRL ON THE EDGE OF TOWN p. 6 1:30 HBO Pictures: MANDELA p. 3 4:00 QUICKSILVER p. 22 6:00 FAST FORWARD p. 7 8:00 “ABOUT LAST NIGHT. . .'' p.17 10:00 Super Saturdays! Super Stand-Ups! HBO COMEDY HOUR: HOWIE FROM MAUI-LIVE! p. 4 11:00 THE ROAD WARRIOR p.19 12:35 am F/X p.19 2:25 WILD GEESE II p. 22 4:20 QUICKSILVER p. 22 SUN SEP 27 6:15 am WARNING: FOOD MAY BE HAZARDOUS TO HEALTH p.17 7:00 THE FROG PRINCE p. 6 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) 8:30 SEABERT “Deadly Plans" p. 7 9:00 THE SLUGGER'S WIFE p. 7 11:00 THE GIG p.18 12:30 pm WARNING: FOOD MAY BE HAZARDOUS TO HEALTH p.17 1:00 RAPPIN' p. 22 2:30 LEGAL EAGLES p.13 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Mokey and the Minstrels" (: 25) 5:00 BACK TO THE FUTURE (PG-l :56) 7:00 BRONCO BILLY p 18 9:00 Sunday Night Movie THE SLUGGER'S WIFE p. 7 11:00 ROSEANNE BARR SHOW p 4 12:00 JAGGED EDGE p.14 1:55 am PRAY FOR DEATH p. 4 3:35 LEGAL EAGLES p 13 5:35 ROSEANNE BARR SHOW p 4 MON SEP 28 6:35 am THE VELVETEEN RABBIT p 6 7:00 SOUPMAN p 6 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “All Work and All Play" (:25) 8:00 HBO Pictures: MANDELA p. 3 10:30 A TEST OF LOVE p.l8 12:00 REMO WILLIAMS: THE ADVENTURE BEGINS p 4 2:00 pm RIGHT OF WAY p 18 4:00 THE ELMCHANTED FORESTp 6 5:30 ANOTHER WOMAN'S CHILD p 18 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "All Work and All Play" (:25) 8:00 THE FLY p. 20 10:00 HBO Pictures: MANDELA p 3 12:20 am SHADOW PLAY p.19 2:00 RE-ANIMATOR p. 22 3:30 BORN AMERICAN p. 20 5:20 THE FLY p. 20 TUE SEP 29 7:00 am SEABERT “Deadly Plans" p. 7 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Sir Hubris and the Gorgs" (:25) 8:00 A HERO AIN'T NOTHIN' BUT A SANDVWCH p. 6 10:00 FAST FORWARD p. 7 12:00 PLAYERS p.19 2:00 pm DREAMCHILD p 19 3:30 IN SEARCH OF A GOLDEN SKY p 6 5:00 HOW TO RAISE A STREET-SMART CHILD p. 5 6:00 BIRCH INTERVAL p 18 8:00 DREAM LOVER p. 21 10:00 FAST FORWARD p. 7 11:55 NIGHT OF THE CREEPS p.19 1:25 am JO JO DANCER, YOUR LIFE IS CALLING p. 8 3:05 TORMENT p. 22 4:30 THUNDER ALLEY p 22 WED SEP 30 6:30 am THE GREAT LOVE EXPERIMENT p. 6 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Friend in Need" (:25) 8:00 TRIBUTE p. 22 10:00 THE MOVIE MAKERS p. 22 10:30 THE MAN WITH ONE RED SHOE p 5 12:00 THE SLUGGER'S WIFE p. 7 2:00 pm MR. LOVE p.19 3:30 1, DESIRE p.18 5:30 THE GREAT LOVE EXPERIMENT p 6 6:30 OLD ENOUGH p 18 8:00 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: THE TRUTH ABOUT ALEX p. 6 9:00 “ABOUT LAST NIGHT..." p.17 11:00 THE SLUGGER'S WIFE p. 7 12:50 am THE PROTECTOR p 22 2:30 ARMED RESPONSE p. 21 4:10 !-: . V ' -.I, ! : . Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) ratings explanation: 6: Suitable for general audiences. PG: Parental guidonce suggested PG-13: Parents are strongly cautioned to give special guidonce for children under 13. R: Restricted. P ■ Selected programs closed-captioned by the National Captioning Institute Registered service mark of the National Captioning Institute. Used with permission. Special decoder needed. Oscar and Academy Award are registered trademarks and service morks of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. HBO reserves the right to make a schedule change or program substitution without notice. Service, reception and billing inquiries can be handled only by your local cable company or HBO affiliate. Home Box Office, HBO, On location and Standing Room Only are trademarks and service marks of Home Box Office, Inc. HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming and scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services, 1100 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York 10036. This program guide is available by paid subscription. For an order blank, write to HBO Subscriber hformo^on Services Send no .money at this time 16 3E HBO SPECIAL WARNING: Food May Be Hazardous To Your Health “About last night..! Cl ' v i Are we poisoning ourselves with sugar substitutes, sulfites and “natural" cereals? This report examines a host of frightening and controversial questions about what we eat and what effect it has on us. An absorbing, fact-filled, objective look at an important topic. :30. September 7, 11,16,19,24,27 (CC) ROB LOWE DEMI MOORE JAMES BELUSHI ELIZABETH PERKINS Singles in the big city, giving up on love and then giving it a shot—that's what this hip comedy/drama is about. Rob Lowe and Demi Moore are upscale Chicagoans whose romance zigs right into sex, zags into love, but threatens to stall on the road to real commitment. James Belushi (Salvador) plays a young cynic sampling the singles scene. A sharp look at looking for love, 1980s style. (ALN) R-1:53. Sept. 26,30 (CC) A 17

HBO Guide September 1987 - Page section : 002

22 Torment 22 Tribute 22 Victory 22 The Vindicator (CC) Page i 17 "About last night..." (CC) 7 Agnes of God (CC) 22 Almost You (CC) 21 Armed Response 22 The Awakening 20 Born American 18 A Breed Apart 18 Bronco Billy (CC) 21 Dream Lover 7 Fast Forward (CC) 20 The Fly (CC) 19 F/X (CC) 18 The Gig 18 Gods Must Be Crazy (CC) 14 Jagged Edge (CC) 8 Jo Jo Dancer (CC) 20 Krush Groove 13 Legal Eagles (CC) 5 Man/Red Shoe (CC) 3 Mandela (CC) 22 Maxie (CC) 5 Morons From Outer Space 4 Mussolini (CC) 19 Night of the Creeps 22 Nights in White Satin 4 Nothing in Common (CC) 5 The Park Is Mine (CC) 4 Pray for Death 22 The Protector (CC) 22 Quicksilver (CC) 22 Rappin' 22 Re-Animator 4 Remo Williams (CC) 19 The Road Warrior 19 Shadow Play 22 Sleepaway Camp 7 The Slugger's Wife (CC) 22 Sphinx 22 Thunder Alley 22 Wild Geese II (CC) 15 Youngblood (CC) Original Programs 22 Behind the Scenes 8 1st & Ten (CC) 4 HBO Comedy Hour: Howie From Maui—LIVE! 5 Jerry Seinfeld (CC) 22 The Movie Makers 12 Prince's Trust Rock Concert 4 Roseanne Barr Show (CC) 5 Street-Smart Child 8 Vietnam War Story (CC) 17 Warning: Food May Be Hazardous (CC) Daytime on HBO 18 Another Woman's Child 18 Birch Interval 19 Dreamchild 18 1, Desire 19 Mr, Love (CC) 18 Old Enough 19 Players 18 Right of Way (CC) 19 Running Brave 18 A Test of Love 19 Trenchcoat 19 Yellowbeard Sports 21 Inside the NFL Family 6 HBO Family Showcase Limited Plays Alan King (CC) A-9/12 Aliens (CC) A-9/13 American Anthem-9/12 Back to the Future (CC) A-9/12,27 Club Paradise A-9/13 Cyndi Lauper in Paris A-9/12 Getting Even-9/5,8,11,16 Just Between Friends (CC)-9/13 The Lion of Africa (CC) A-9/13 Long Gone (CC) A-9/13 Lucas (CC) A-9/12 Manhattan Project (CC) A-9/12 The Money Pit (CC) A-9/13,19 Return of the Jedi (CC) A-9/12 Running Scared (CC) A-9/12 Saving Grace (CC)—9/1,4 SpaceCamp (CC) A-9/12 The Stuff (CC)-9/3,6,9 Uptown Comedy (CC) A-9/12 Welcome Home Encore-9/12 Will Rogers (CC) A-9/13 (CC) indicates programs that ore closed-captioned /'k indicates programs in stereo, where available Photo Credits: Cover & page 12-Prince's Trust: Cox/LFI Page 12-Prince's Trust insets (Starr, John): Griffin/LFI; (Clapton): Halfin/Repfoto; (Collins): Putland/Retna. Page 21-NFL Steve Ross. Page 23-Tyson: Will Hart; Joel: Timothy White In September there will be more than just great movies on HBO. Stay tuned between shows on 9/12 and 9/13 to leam more about how HBO works Please Note: Words of caution included before the ratings have been abbreviated. AS Adult situations GV Graphic violence AL Adult language N Nudity AH Adult humor BN Brief nudity V Violence SC Strong sexual content MV Mild violence R Rape The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office, Inc., 1100 Avenue of the Americas, New Ybrk, New York 10036 Joseph J. Collins, President; Jeffrey L Bewkes, Senior V.P., Finance, John S. Redpath, Jr., Secretary. © 1987 Home Box Office, Inc. All rights reserved. DANNY GLOVER ALFRE WOODARD Nelson Mandela, the heroic South African black lawyer, has dedicated his life to the struggle for freedom. Danny Glover stars as Mandela—battling through a trial for high treason, forced to move from passive to armed resistance, and finally imprisoned for life. Alfre Woodard plays Winnie Mandela, whose love for her husband is the basis of their shared commitment to the ideal of freedom. (ALMV) 2:16, September 20,23,26,28 (CC) A

HBO Guide October 1987 - Page section : 004

The gritty underworld of Los Angeles becomes all too real for an innocent Iowa farm boy in this stylish crime drama. On his way to visit his brother, Anthony Michael Hall (The Breakfast Club) picks up the wrong bag at the airport—and suddenly he's caught in the crossfire ANTHONY MICHAEL HALL of a drug war. (ALV) R-1:29. October 4,7,10,13,16,22 A Secrets of a Mother and Daughter A widow and her troubled daughter have an affair with the same man in this glossy melodrama. Katharine Ross (The Colbys) stars as the older woman. With Linda Hamilton (The Terminator). (AS) 1:35. October 7,13,22,28 (CC) One on One Can a small-town basketball star make it at college? First he must win over the coach, his teammates and his pretty tutor, who hates college athletes. (AL) PG-1:38. October 3,11,15,19,23 Silver City Amid the turmoil of a displaced persons camp in post-World War II Australia, a lonely woman falls in love with a married man. A moving romantic drama. (AS) PG-1:42 Oct. 2,7,15,27 A On Location "T— ELEVENTHANWaAL # yOUNG QOMED1ANS gHOW 11 Featuring today’s hottest young Want an exclusive look at tomorrow's comedy stars? At the Improvisation Club in Irvine, California, up-and-comers stretch their comic wits in an uncensored atmosphere. Which of them will make it big? (AL) Approx. 1:00. Oct. 10,14,19,23,29 (CC) A HBO Pictures: Between Friends Elizabeth Taylor and Carol Burnett star in this comedy-drama as two women who find their friendship the one stable element of their lives. "The two provide a class act" (TV Guide). (AS.AL) 1:40. October 7,12,21,29 (CC) Secret Places England in WWII is a lonely place for a German refugee schoolgirl. The other girls are hostile to her—until an equally lonely classmate befriends her. (AL.BN) PG-1:38. Oct. 1,6,9,14,31 (CC) Thank God It’s Friday The work week is done and it's time to get down to the business of fun! Donna Summer leads party animals through one wild night at L.A.'s hottest disco. (AS.AL) PG-1:29 October 2,7,20,26 The Competition Two gifted young pianists discover something beyond the world of music in this romantic drama. With Richard Dreyfuss and Amy Irving. (AS, AL) PG-2:05 Oct. 2,7,18,22 Baby Blue Marine A twist of fate turns a misfit Marine into a full-fledged hero in this tender romantic drama. Jan-Michael Vincent stars. With Richard Gere. (AS.AL) PG-1:26. Oct. 5,8,14 Obsession Cliff Robertson has grieved for 15 years over his murdered family. Then he meets a woman who is the image of his dead wife. (AS.AL.MV) PG-1:38. October 3,9,13,19 Dragonslayer A ferocious 40-foot dragon menaces sixth-century Britain in a thrilling fantasy with magic, mystery, adventure and romance. (MV.BN) PG-1:49. Oct. 6,12,18,23,31 The Violation of Sarah McDavid Why would a school administrator not report a classroom assault? Patty Duke Astin plays a teacher who blows the whistle on the cover-up. (AS.V) 1:30. Oct. 1,11,16,21,26 Bombs Away What happens when an atomic bomb arrives by mistake at Lillian's Army Surplus Store in Seattle? (AL.AH) 1:25, October 5,10,15,27 The NeverEnding Story Follow a young boy through the pages of a magical book and into an enchanted fantasy world. A treat for the whole family. (V) PG-1:34. Oct. 5,13,17,22,28,31 (CC) The Beniker Gang Five very special youngsters at a children's home are determined to stick together as a ''family." Andrew McCarthy stars as their leader. G-1:27. Oct. 3,8,12,18,21,20

HBO Guide March 1987 - Page section : 003

MOVIES Bad Boys__________ The Beniker Gang Bloodline_________ Brother/Planet (CC). Pg. 14 _______6 ______15 _____23 California Suite (CC)________20 The Clairvoyant______________15 Code Name: Emerald (CC)______________15 SPORTS Return of the Jedi (CC)__________5 Rock & Rule_____________________20 S.O.B___________________________18 Spiker__________________________15 Star Wars to Jedi (CC)__________23 Stick (CC)______________________18 2010 (CC)_______________________18 White Nights (CC)_______________20 Championship Boxing Tyson vs. Smith (LIVE)______________Pg. 9 Road to the Superfight Hagler vs. Leonard________9 Code of Silence (CC)____________________________23 Dark Forces____________________________________20 Empire Strikes Back (CC)_____________________________________7 Fatal Attraction_______________________________20 The Final Countdown_____________________________23 Hamburger (CC)_________________________________14 Highlander (CC)________________________________19 The Hills Have Eyes II__________________________20 The Imagemaker__________________________________15 Jaws____________________________________________20 Joshua Then/Now (CC) _ 22 Just Between Friends (CC)_________________________________12 The Last Dragon (CC)____________________________23 Lucas (CC)_____________________________________19 Martin’s Day (CC)______________________________15 Mata Hari______________________________________20 Nightmare on Elm St____________________________22 The Official Story_____________________________22 Only When I Laugh____________________20 The Front Out of Africa (CC)______________20 The Jigsaw Man Police Academy 2 (CC)______7 Police Academy 3 (CC) _ 13 Prime Risk_________________18 Quick and the Dead (CC) _ 6 Quicksilver (CC)___________23 Reckless___________________18 ORIGINAL PROGRAMS Bob Goldthwait _ Buddy Hackett II Control__________ Pg. 22 ____22 ____23 Flashback Wall Street_______22 HBO Cinema Workshop _ 20 HBO Presents Emo_____________19 The Hitchhiker_________________6 How to Raise a Street-Smart Child_______5 20 .20 .12 Not Necessarily News The Talk Show___________ Tina Turner_____________ FAMILY SHOWCASE Fraggle Rock (CC)____Pg. 17 HBO Family Showcase______________16,17 DAYTIME ON HBO Advice to the Lovelorn_______Pg. 10 And Now for Something Completely Different____10 Breakin’__________________10 The Cartier Affair (CC)___10 Door to Door______________10 10 _11 Please Note: Words of caution included before the ratings have been abbreviated. AS Adult situations. AL Adult language. AH Adult humor. V Violence. MV Mild violence. GV Graphic violence. N Nudity. BN Brief nudity. SC Strong sexual content. R Rape. Man in the Wilderness_______11 Mystery Mansion_____________11 Old Enough__________________10 Ordeal by Innocence_________10 The Ruling Class____________10 Thank God It’s Friday_______10 (CC) indicates programs that are closed-captioned. A in program descriptions and schedules indicates programs in stereo, where available. In March there will be more than just great movies on HBO. Stay Tuned between shows on March 14 and 15 to team more about how HBO works. HBO reserves the right to make a schedule change or pregram substitution without notice. Home Box Office. HBO, On Location and Standing Room Only are trademarks and service marks of Home Box Office, inc. The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office, Inc.. 1100 Avenue of the Americas, New Ybrk, New York 10036. Joseph J. Collins. President; Jeffrey L. Bewkes, Senior V.P., Finance; John S. Redpath, Jr., Secretary. ©1987 Home 8ox Office, Inc. All rights reserved. 4 The Star Wars™* saga is one of the most popular movie series ever made. The story of Luke Sky-walker, Han Solo and Princess Leia began with Star Wars™*, continued with The Empire Strikes Back™ and comes to a thrilling climax in Return of theJedi™*. The Force is still with our heroes, as they are joined by Chewbacca, R2-D2 and C-3PO in a final, last-ditch effort of rid the galaxy of The Empire’s evil domination. (AS, V) PG-2:12. March 1,16,20,25,28,31 (CC)

HBO Guide May 1987 - Page section : 006

guidance for children under 13. R: Restricted. HBO reserves the right to make a schedule change or program substitution without notice Service, reception and billing inquiries can be handled only by your local cable company or HBO affiliate Home Box Office HBO, On Location ond Standing Room Only ore trademarks and service marks of Home Box Office Inc. HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming and scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services, 1100 Avenue of the Americas. New York, New Ybrk 10036. This program guide is available by paid subscription. For on order blank, write to HBO Subscriber Information Services. Send no money at this time Photo Credits: Cover and Page 21 -Boxing (lyson): Will Hart, Page 3-Sweet Liberty (Caine): Sygma, Page 4-Legend: Liaison, Page 1-Ham Choices. Stephen Shames, Page 13-Short Circuit. Schapiro/ Liaison,- Page 21 -Boxing (Thomas): Jock Good* man; Page 23- Wimbledon: David Walberg 3C 11

HBO Guide June 1987 - Page section : 006

Sciences. HBO reserves the right to make a schedule change or program substitution without notice Service, reception and billing inquiries con be handled only by your local cable company or HBO affiliate Home Box Office HBO, On Location ond Standing Room Only are trademarks and service marks of Home Box Offica Inc. HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming and scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services, 1100 Avenue of the Amerlcos, New Ybrk, New Ybrk 10036. This program guide Is available by paid subscription. For an order blank, write to HBO Subscriber Information Services. Send no money at this time Photo Credits: Cover-CoOra Mega. Wimbledon: David Wolberg. Page 1-Bom Free: Prlya Ram-rokho. The Hitcher. Duhamel/Sygmo. Page 8-Manhottan Project: Sygma. Page 20-Wlmbledon (Becker/Navrotllova): Stoltman/duomo 3C 11

HBO Guide June 1987 - Page section : 011

®HBO SPORTS EXCLUSIVE WIMBLEDON 87 Nine days of the world's greatest tennis! ********* "HBO does it better than anybody else," says Tennis Magazine about HBO's Wimbledon coverage. In addition to expert Centre Court coverage, you'll see an upset in the making or a critical tie breaker. Arthur Ashe, Billie Jean King and Barry Tompkins guide you from the early rounds through the women's semifinals into July. Plus nightly highlights of the tournament. June 22,23,24,25,26,29,30; July 1,2 The Boys Next Door CHARLIE SHEEN Two alienated, unpopular teens take off for one last fling in Los Angeles before starting their first jobs. What should have been fun turns into a nightmare as their anger erupts and one senseless crime follows another. (AS.ALGVN) R-1:31. June 15,24,27,30 Poltergeist II The Other Side The phantoms that haunt the Freeling family return in this terrifying sequel to the hit thriller. The family once again is besieged by visitors from beyond. With JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson. (AL,MV) PG-13; 1:27. June 1,5 A 20 A female vigilante stalks the streets of Manhattan in this action thriller. Denise Coward is brutally assaulted by two men. When the police are unable to find the criminals, she buys a gun and deals out her own brand of justice. (AL,GV,N,R) R-1:33. June 5,11,20,30 Nothing seems to work for five guys who thought they would have the time of their lives at summer jobs. So why not start their own moving business? Before long, the Maximum Movers are tangling with sleazy competitors and the mob! (AS,AL,MV) PG-13; 1:29. June 22,25,28 The classic vampire tale gets a transfusion of laughs, lust and explicit shocks in this hip update. Grace Jones really gets her teeth into the role of a stripper whose after-hours club hosts a nest of vampires. With Chris Makepeace. (AL,V,N) R-1:34. June 4,8,12,17,21 (CC) Hitler’s Master Race The Mad Dream of the SS The SS was Hitler's personal police force. How did he use these men to create his dream of a master race? Hal Holbrook narrates this documentary that features confiscated Nazi footage. :26. June 1,5,9,18,27 HBO Showcase: Conspiracy The Trial of the Chicago 8. A powerful dramatization of an event that symbolized the turbulent decade of the '60s. With Peter Boyle, Robert Car-radine, Elliott Gould and Robert Loggia. (AL) 1:57. June 1,4 (CC) A________ Sudden Death DENISE COWARD Odd Jobs PAUL REISER Mask CHER SAM ELLIOTT An upbeat drama about a free-living woman and her facially deformed son. Undaunted by their personal struggles, the two learn courage and self-respect from each other. (AS.AL) PG-13; 2:00. June 1,5,9,14,20,24 (CC) Vamp GRACE JONES 21

HBO Guide July 1987 - Page section : 009

JULY 27-31 MON JUL 27 5:00 am THE PILOT p.19 5:30 THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD p. 18 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Uncle Matt's Discovery" (:25) p.l 8 7:00 KARATE KID PART 11 p.13 9:00 TIME AFTER TIME p.19 11:00 HAUNTED HONEYMOON p. 20 12:30 pm DUMMY p. 6 2:30 THE GREAT ADVENTURE p. 6 4:00 THE PILOT p.19 4:30 BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA p. 20 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Uncle Matt's Discovery" (: 25) p.l 8 7:00 HAUNTED HONEYMOON p. 20 8:30 THE KARATE KID PART II p.13 10:30 BOB GOLDTHWAIT “Share the Warmth" (:54) p. 4 11:30 GYMKATA p. 22 1:05 am BEDROOM EYES p. 20 2:40 STANDALONE p.22 4:15 THE BAY BOY p. 22 THU JUL 30 5:10 am BLUE LINE p.l 8 6:00 PADDINGTON GOES TO THE MOVIES p.l 8 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "The Perfect Blue Rollle" (:25) p.l 8 7:00 HAUNTED HONEYMOON p. 20 6:30 THE KARATE KID PART II p.13 10:30 BEHIND THE SCENES p.19 11:00 ENEMY MINE p. 22 1:00 pm THE LEGEND OF BILUE JEAN p.l 8 3:00 WARRIORS OF THE WIND p.19 5:00 COCOON p.l 5 7:00 CARLY IN CONCERT: COMING AROUND AGAIN p. 21 6:00 THE KARATE KID PART, II p.13 10:00 ENEMY MINE p. 22 11:50 ALIENS p.12 2:10 am THE BAY BOY p. 22 3:55 BEHIND THE SCENES p.19 4:25 HEAVENLY BODIES p. 5 TUE JUL 28 6:00 am SEABERT “Iceberg Ahead" p.19 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Junior Faces the Music" (:25)p,18 7:00 SUPERMAN p.l 8 9:30 WEIRD SCIENCE p. 20 11:00 SUMMER OF'42 p.7 1:00 pm WELCOME HOME ENCORE p. 3 2:30 THE SILENT ONE p.l 8 4:30 SILVERADO p. 22 7:00 PHILIP MARLOWE, PRIVATE EYE “Guns at Cyrano's" (:49) p.10 6:00 WILDCATS (R-1:46) 10:00 RUNNING SCARED p. 5 11:50 WELCOME HOME ENCORE p. 3 1:20 am WEIRD SCIENCE p. 20 2:55 BLOOD SIMPLE p. 22 FRI JUL 31 6:00 am SEABERT p.19 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Brush With Jealousy" (:25) p.l 8 7:00 BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA p. 20 9:00 WELCOME HOME ENCORE p. 3 10:30 KIDS ON KIDS ON KIDS p.8 11:00 SUPERMAN p.l 8 1:30 pm FROM HERE TO ETERNITY p. 7 3:30 THE LEARNING TREE p.19 5:30 THE BUGS BUNNY/ ROAD RUNNER MOVIE p.l 8 7:00 Double Feature Friday BILLY CRYSTAL: “Don't Get Me Started" (:59) p. 4 6:00 RUNNING SCARED p. 5 10:00 THE LOST MINUTES OF BILLY CRYSTAL p. 4 10:30 THE ANNIHILATORS p. 22 12:00 NOT QUITE PARADISE p. 5 1:50 am BLOOD SIMPLE p. 22 3:35 WELCOME HOME ENCORE p. 3 WED JUL 29 5:00 am THE BETp.18 5:30 DOWN AT FRAGGLE ROCK... BEHIND THE SCENES p.l 8 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "A Tune fof Two" (:25) p.18 7:00 THE CORN IS GREEN p. 6 8:30 DEATH OF A SALESMAN p. 7 11:00 NATIONAL LAMPOON'S EUROPEAN VACATION p. 20 12:30 pm THE JEWEL OF THE NILE p. 7 2:30 THE BET p.l 8 3:00 DOWN AT FRAGGLE ROCK .. BEHIND THE SCENES p.l 8 4:00 HEADIN' FOR BROADWAY p. 6 5:30 MIRACLES p. 20 7:00 SALVADOR p.l 7 9:00 1 ST & TEN: CHAMPIONSHIPS “A Family Affair" (:25) p. 4 9:30 1ST & TEN: CHAMPIONSHIPS “The Big One" (-.28) p. 4 10:00 HOWARD THE DUCK p.8 11:85 WOMEN OF THE NIGHT p. 4 12:55 am BRAZIL p. 22 3:10 SALVADOR p.17 Motion Picture Association ol America (MRAA) ratings exploration 6: Suitable for general audiences PG: Parental guidance suggested PG-13 Parents ore strongly cautioned to give special guidance for children under 13. R: Restricted. P ' Selected programs closed-captloned by the Notional Captioning Institute Registered service mark of the National Captioning Institute. Used with permission. Special decoder needed Oscar and Academy Award ore registered trademarks and service marks of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts ond 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 cable company or HBO affiliate; Home Box Office, HBO, On Location and Standing Room Only are trademarks and service marks of Home Box Office^ Inc, HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming ond scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services, 1100 Avenue of the American New Vbrk, New Vbrk 10036 This program guide is available by paid subscription. For an order blank, write to HBO Subscriber Information Services. Send no money at this time 16 3C I VII 111 I I I Hi F' 11' I J II II'KtI 11 U ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ WBA JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP MIKE McCALLUM WBA CHAMPION DONALD CURRY JSBA CHAMPICW Undefeated Mike McCallum defends his crown tonight against Donald Curry. Known as "The Body Snatcher," McCallum bombards his victims with vicious body punches before finishing them off. In Curry, he faces a slick boxer who's known for his tough defense. 15 rounds. H if i * i ■ i A A JLi JAMES WOODS Gritty, hard-hitting and full of action, this highly-praised drama was directed and co-written by Oliver Stone (Platoon). James Woods stars as a cynical photojournalist who becomes involved in a Central American revolution. The madness of a country under siege is presented with artistry and unflinching honesty, With James Belushl. (AL,GV, N,R) R-1:57. July 25,29 (CC) ★ ★ ★ JULY 18 ★ ★ HBO SPORTS EXCLUSIVE 17

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The Gig WAYNE ROGERS In this comedy/drama, six amateur musicians get their first chance to play a real engagement—and get paid for it. "Full of insight and understanding" (Hollywood Reporter). (AS, AL) 1:28. Sept. 3,7,16,22,27 The Gods Must Be Crazy A Coke Pottle, tossed from a passing airplane, lands among a tripe of Pushmen, disrupting their peaceful ways. Touching and laugh-out-loud funny, (AL.V.N) PG-1:49. Sept. 3,7,11 (CC) Bronco Billy CUNT EASTWOOD Meet the fancy-riding star of his own Wild West show— Bronco Billy! In this offbeat comedy/romance, Clint Eastwood takes on a charming, change-of-pace role. (AS,AL) PG-1:56. Sept. 1,7,17,19,23,27 (CC) A Breed Apart KATHLEEN TURNER A lonely widow, a reclusive environmentalist and a tough mountaineer form a romantic triangle in this backwoods drama. Rutger Hauer. (AL,MV,N) R-1:31. September 3,7,9,15,18 Birch interval The Pennsylvania Amish country is the setting for this tender coming-of-age drama. There, a city girl learns some truths about adulthood. With Eddie Albert. (AS) PG-1 43. Sept. 5,9,18,21,29 A Test of Love A therapist fights to free a young girl from an institution, taking on the hospital staff, the courts and the girl's own parents. (AS) PG-1:29. September 5,8,20,24,28 Right of way HBO PICTURES Bette Davis and James Stewart play an aging couple who find an extreme solution when illness threatens to separate them. Melinda Dillon. (AS) 1:42. Sept. 1,9,17,28 (CC) Another woman’s Child Should a woman agree to act as stepmother to the girl her husband fathered with another woman? Linda Lavin agonizes over the decision in this moving drama. 1:36 Sept. 6,10,16,22,25,28 I, Desire A vampire is stalking Hollywood! David Naughton (My Sister Sam) plays an inquisitive man whose curiosity leads him into danger. (AS, MV) 1:35. Sept. 3,8,18,21,30 Old Enough A society girl and a streetwise teenager share a summer of adventure in this comedy/drama. Can their friendship withstand their cultural differences? (AS.AL) PG-1:28. Sept. 7,15,26,30 18 Players The world of professional tennis is the backdrop for this drama. Dean-Paul Martin plays a tennis hustler who falls in love with kept woman Ali MacGraw. (AS.AL) PG-2:00. Sept. 2,7,11,17,20,29 Dreamchild Coral Browne stars in this moving drama about the real-life woman who was the inspiration for Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland. (AS) PG-1:30. Sept. 4,17,21,29 v Running Brave This exhilarating saga of an underdog's triumph is based on the true story of Billy Mills, a half-Sioux runner who won the Gold Medal at the 1964 Olympics. (AS.MV.BN) PG-1:46. Sept. 6,15,21 A Mr. Love Everyone thought timid Donald Lovelace was a faithful, devoted husand. But when he died in a car crash, the truth came out! An offbeat comedy. (/AS,AL) PG-13; 1:31. September 4,15,20,30 (CC) Trenchcoat A playful caper about an amateur mystery writer caught up in intrigue on the island of Malta. With Margot Kidder. (AS.AL.V) PG-1:28. Sept. 6,9,14,18,22 (CC) A Yellowbeard Swashbuckling silliness sets sail in this spoof of every seagoing tradition afloat. Graham Chapman is Yellowbeard, an aging scourge of the briny deep. (AL.AH.V.N) PG-132. Sept. 2,10,14,19,22 Night of the Creeps A "fast-paced, freewheeling fright farce with ax maniacs, frat-house zombies and even killer slugs from outer space.. .great grisly fun." (NY Daily News). Any questions? (ALGV.N) R-1:28. September 17,21,25,29 A Shadow Play DEE WALLACE STONE A supernatural thriller about a woman haunted by recurring nightmares and drawn to a lonely island lighthouse for a confrontation with her past. Cloris Leachman co-stars. (AL.BN) R-1:37. Sept. 22,28 F/X BRYAN BROWN In Hollywood talk, "F/X" means special effects, the art of movie illusion. Rollie Tyler is an expert, and the Justice Department wants him to make a turncoat mobster disappear after testifying. (AL.V) R-1:48. Sept. 6,18,26 (CC) A The Road warrior MEL GIBSON A loner stalks Australia's outback for fuel after WWIII has destroyed most of civilization. Mel Gibson plays Mad Max in this fantasy adventure. (GV,N,R) R-1:31. September 11,16,21,26 19





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