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HBO Guide March 1984 - Page section : 002

There’s No Place Like! Home Box Office In March! SPORTS________________Page World Championship Boxing Hagler vs. Roldan (LIVE)_____________20 World Championship Boxing Page vs. Witherspoon (LIVE)________ 9 FAMILY SHOWCASE______________Page The Comeback Kid__________19 Dr. Seuss on the Loose _____________19 FraggleRock_______________19 i HBO Family Playhouse: When We First Met_________19 HBO reserves the right to make a schedule change or program substitution without notice. I Service, reception and billing inquiries can be > handled only by your local cable company or HBO affiliate. The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office, Inc., Time & Life Bldg., Rockefeller Center, New York, NY f0020. Frank J. Biondi, Jr„ President; Jeffrey L Bewkes, Treasurer; Carolyn K. McCandless, Secretary. © 1984 Home Box Office, Inc. All rights reserved. The Learning Tree______________19 National Geo. Special: Strange Creatures of the Night___________________19 SINGLE PLAYS:___________________ The Godfather_____________Mar. 31 National Geo. Special: Great Whales_______________Mar. 3 T.A.G.—The Assassination Game_______________________Mar. 1 Treasure Island____________Mar. 1 Vanities___________________Mar. 1 The Wild Pony____________Mar. 2 •In most cases, single plays are described in last month's guide. HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming and scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services, Time & Life Bldg., Rockefeller Center, New York. NY 10020. Home Box Office, Standing Room Only, On Location, HBO, SRO and HBOnly are trademarks and service marks of Home Box Office, Inc. An HBOnly is defined as entertainment now showing on HBO and no other national pay cable TV service. Did you know... Many of the movies you watch on HBO can't be seen anywhere else on national TV. Smash hits like Annie and Sophie's Choice and this month's Tender Mercies are exclusives on HBO. What’s more, star-studded HBO Premiere Films such as Between Friends with Elizabeth Taylor and Carol Burnett and April's miniseries The Far Pavilions are made especially for HBO. Plus exclusive music, comedy and sports specials, live championship fights and series like Fraggle Rock. No wonder we say, “there’s no place like HBO.” MOVTFfi .Page Savannah Smiles Second Thoughts 23 17 Crystal Gayle In Concert 11 The Cold Room 16 Sophie’s Choice 8 David Bowie: Conan the Barbarian Deadly Fyes 21 6 The Sword and The Sorcerer 21 Serious Moonlight The Great Standups 11 23 The Entity 6 Tender Mercies 13 HBO Comedy Playhouse: The Fan 6 That Championship Bedrooms 23 Fighting Back 22 Season 22 HBO Coming 48 Hrs. 6 To Catch A King 9 Attractions 21 Frances 12 Tough Enough 4 Hollywood Frenzy Hammett Harry Tracy 16 20 Triumphs of a Man Called Horse 20 Racing for the Biggest Award 17 Hot Touch 16 True Confessions 18 Men At Work I’m Dancing As Fast As 1 Can Twilight Time 23 In Concert . 10 4 The Unseen 6 More All-New Independence Day 22 Without a Trace 5 Unexpurgated MacArthur 1fl GWrTAT Q Page Benny Hill 15 Massacre in Rome 22 OrEiLlALo Not Necessarily O’Hara’s Wife 8 Billy Crystal— A Comic’s Line the Movies 16 The Outsiders 5 14 Not Necessarily Playing for Time 22 Bus Stop 21 the News 15 Ragtime 9 Carlin at Carneaie 14 10 Years of Resurrection 18 Cavett Behind the Scenes PEOPLE Magazine 10 Same Time, Next Year 18 With Eddie Murphy. 6 Video Jukebox 11 Men AtWbrk In Concert

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SATURDAY, MAR. 17 6:30 am CRYSTAL GAYLE IN CONCERT p 11 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "The Wizard of Fraggle Rock” p. 19 8:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p 23 10:00 HARRY TRACY (PG)p.20 12:00 TO CATCH A KING p.9 2:00 pm WITHOUT A TRACE (PG) p.5 4:00 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: WHEN WE FIRST MET p. 19 5:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 * 7:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE p. 11 8:00 TRIUMPHS OF A MAN CALLED HORSE (PG)p.20 9:30 NOT NECESSARILY THE MOVIES p 15 10:00 MORE ALL-NEW UNEXPURGATED BENNY HILL p 15 11:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)p 5 1:05 am THE FAN (R)p.6 2:45 TRUE CONFESSIONS (R)p 18 4:40 TRIUMPHS OF A MAN CALLED HORSE (PG)p.20 SUNDAY, MAR. 18 5:30 DR. SEUSS 1 6:30 am DR. SEUSS ON THELOOSEp 19 ON THE LOOSE p.19 6:00 O'HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 7:00 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG) p.4 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "The 9:00 O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 Wizard of Fraggle Rock" p. 19 10:30 10 YEARS OF PEOPLE p. 10 8:00 TENDER MERCIES (PG)p.13 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The 9:30 THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p.5 Wizard of Fraggle Rock” p. 19 11:00 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG) p.4 12:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p 11 12:55 am O'HARA’S WIFE (PG)p 8 12:30 pm TOUGH ENOUGH (PG) p.4 2:30 THE SWORD AND 2:30 THE COMEBACK KID p 19 THE SORCERER (R)p.21 4:30 10 YEARS OF 4:15 TENDER MERCIES PEOPLE MAGAZINE p .10 (PG) p. 13 MONDAY, MAR. 19 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 6:00 am THE LEARNING TREE “The Doozer Contest" p. 19 (PG)p.19 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY 8:00 RESURRECTION THE MOVIES p.15 (PG)p.18 8:30 RESURRECTION (PG) p. 18 10:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE 10:15 48 HRS. (R)p.6 IN CONCERT p. 11 12:00 DEADLY EYES (R) p.6 11:00 RAGTIME (PG)p .9 1:35 am MORE ALL-NEW 2:00 pm MACARTHUR(PG) p. 18 UNEXPURGATED 4:30 THE LEARNING TREE BENNY HILL p. 15 (PG)p 19 2:35 MACARTHUR (PG) p. 18 6:30 CRYSTAL GAYLE 4:50 CRYSTAL GAYLE IN CONCERT p. 11 IN CONCERT p. 11 TUESDAY, MAR. 20 5:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)p.5 6:00 am HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 7:00 10 YEARS OF WHEN WE FIRST MET p. 19 PEOPLE MAGAZINE p.10 7:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)p.5 8:00 THE ENTITY (R) p.6 9:00 10 YEARS OF 10:15 MEN AT WORK PEOPLE MAGAZINE p.10 IN CONCERT p. 10 10:00 THE COMEBACK KID p 19 11:30 CAVETT BEHIND 12:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 THE SCENES 12:30 pm TRIUMPHS OF A MAN With Eddie Murphy p.6 CALLED HORSE (PG)p.20 12:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 2:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 1:50 am CONAN THE BARBARIAN 4:00 MEN AT WORK (R) P 21 IN CONCERT p 10 4:00 SWORD & SORCERER (R) p 21 14 On Location: Corl’m ck Carnegie There’s no other comedian like George Carlin, and he's back—only on HBO. The Grammy Award winner delights the crowd at Carnegie Hall with his classic routines and new material. Adult language and humor. (1:02) March 1,7,21,24,26 Billy Crystal— A Comics Line On Location. One of the most imaginative minds in comedy returns to HBO in this all new special. A lively blend of stand-up performance and sketches. March 1,6 All Kinds of Comedy on HBO More All-New Unexpurgated Benny Hill Benny bounces back again with a new bunch of bawdy songs and sketches in his fifth HBO special. Featuring Benny’s Guide to Budget Holidays and the Hill’s Angels. (:50) March 9,14,17,19,22,25 Not Athe News You’ve heard about HBO’s hit comedy series. Now you can find it on Saturday nights. (And other times, too!) All new Edition 14 Mar. 3,5,9,11,15 Encores: Edition 7 Mar. 10,12 Edition 8 Mar. 24,26 Edition 9 Mar. 31 Extra! The Not Necessarily the News team takes on Hollywood in a special movie edition as tinsel town gears up for its annual Oscar extravaganza. The funny side of movie making, movie promos, movie awards .and more. March 17,19,21,23,27

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'* Home Box Office' i Mqrch 1984 Frances The Outsiders Men At Work Tender Mercies World Championship Boxing: Page vs. Witherspoon Hagler vs. Roldan

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THURSDAY, MAR. 1 6:05 am TREASURE ISLAND (G-1 35) 8:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 10:00 PLAYING FOR TIME p 22 12:30 pm T.A.G.—THE ASSASSINATION GAME (PG-1:31) 2:00 VANITIES (1:32) 3:30 HBO COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 4:00 TREASURE ISLAND (G-1 35) 6:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 FRIDAY, MAR. 2 6:30 am THE WILO PONY (1:28) 8:00 SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 10:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG) p.5 12:00 TO CATCH A KING p.9 2:00 pm BUS STOP p.21 4:00 THE WILD PONY (1:28) 5:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Sir Hubris and the Gorgs" p. 19 SATURDAY, MAR. 3 6:00 am COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 6:30 NATL GEO. SPECIAL: THE GREAT WHALES (:59) 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Sir Hubris and the Gorgs” p. 19 8:00 PLAYING FOR TIME p.22 10:30 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p 4 12:30 pm COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 1:00 RESURRECTION (PG)p.18 3:00 DAVID BOWIE: SERIOUS MOONLIGHT p. 11 4:00 PLAYING FOR TIME p.22 8:00 48HRS.(R)p.6 10:00 CARLIN AT CARNEGIE p.14 11:00 THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON (R) p.22 12:55 am BILLY CRYSTAL A COMIC’S LINE p.14 1:55 T.A.G.—THE ASSASSINATION GAME (PG-1:31) 3:30 HBO COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 4:00 PLAYING FOR TIME p.22 6:00 SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 8:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG) p.5 10:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE IN CONCERT p. 11 11:00 TO CATCH A KING p.9 1:00 am THE GREAT STANDUPS p.23 2:00 BUS STOP p.21 4:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG) p.5 6:30 HBO COMEDY PLAYHOUSE: BEDROOMS p 23 7:30 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 8:00 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 10:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #14 p. 15 10:30 DAVID BOWIE 11:30 SOPHIE’S CHOICE (R)p.8 2.D5 am BEDROOMS p.23 3:05 RESURRECTION (PG)p.18 4:55 DAVID BOWIE p. 11 5:55 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #14p.15 SUNDAY, MAR. 4 6:30 am BUS STOP p.21 8:30 MASSACRE IN ROME (PG) p.22 10:30 CRYSTAL GAYLE p. 11 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Sir Hubris and the Gorgs” p. 19 12:00 DR. SEUSS ON THE LOOSE p19 12:30 pm BUS STOP p.21 2:30 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 4:30 CRYSTAL GAYLE IN CONCERT p 11 5:45 SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Sir Hubris and the Gorgs” p. 19 8:00 48 HRS. (R) p 6 10:00 MASSACRE IN ROME (PG) p.22 11:50 INDEPENDENCE DAY (R) p.22 1:45 am CRYSTAL GAYLE IN CONCERT p. 11 2:45 FIGHTING BACK (R) p.22 4:25 MASSACRE IN ROME (PG)p^2 HBO SLEEPER Tough Enough Dennis Quaid A C&W singer-turned-box-er fights his way to the top in this free-swinging action drama. With Warren Oates. Adult language, violence, nudity. (PG-1:46) March 3,6,9,12,15,18,24,30 I'm Dancing As Fast As I Can A TV filmmaker (Jill Clay-burgh) faces the nightmare of withdrawal from a Valium addiction. Adult language, violence. (R-1:46) March 5,11,28 4 Without a Trace Kate Nelligan Judd Hirsch Six-year-old Alex gets up one morning, dresses for school, waves goodbye to his mother . . . and disappears. As the police mount a massive effort to find the child, his mother struggles to bear the harrowing anxiety. Kate Nelligan as the mother and Judd Hirsch as a detective both give riveting performances in this drama. Adult situations and language. (PG-1:58) March 2,11,14,17 20,22,26,30 The Outsiders Matt Diilon Tom Cruise They're “Greasers," kids going nowhere and headed for trouble in 1960s Oklahoma. They’re outsiders, and director Francis Ford Coppola tells their story with sensitive skill. Matt Dillon stars as the gang leader fighting a class war with college-bound insiders. With Diane Lane (Rumble Fish). Adult situations, language; violence. (PG-1:31) March 10,12,15,18,21,23,27,30 5

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Nick Nolte Eddie Murphy "Saturday Night Live's" irrepressible Eddie Murphy, in his film debut, teams with tough guy Nick Nolte in one of the most explosive—and uproarious—screen partnerships in years. The blockbuster crime adventure has smoo-o-o-th Eddie as a fast-talking, streetwise con sprung from the pen for two days to help hard-boiled cop Nolte hunt down a pair of vicious killers. Adult language and humor, graphic violence, nudity. (R-1:37) March 1,4,7,10,16,19 Cavett Behind The hot young star of 48 the Scenes With Hrs■ talks about growing Eddie Murphy March 6,8,10,16,20,23 CHILLERS gj Deadly Eyes Super rats, grown to the size of Great Danes on contaminated feed, terrorize the city of Toronto in a tingling sci-fi thriller. Adult language, violence, nudity. (R-1:27) March 6,9,11,15,19,21,24 I The Fan: Lauren Bacall A disturbed fan stalks a movie star in this chilling psycho-thriller. James Garner co-stars. Adult situations and language, graphic violence. (R-1:35) March 9,13,17,22 Ifm Entity Barbara Hershey Psychiatrists think it’s just "nerves" when a mysterious presence torments a young California mother. Adult language, violence, nudity, rape. (R-2:05) March 16,20,22,25,31 I The Unseen Barbara Bach A gruesome creature lurks in the basement of an eerie mansion in which a newswoman has chosen to spend the night. Graphic violence, nudity, rape. (R-1:34) March 27,30 This month a different one starts each Tuesday. MONDAY, MAR. 5 6:30 am VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 7:00 WHEN WE FIRST MET p.19 8:00 SAME TIME ...(PG) p. 18 10:00 MACARTHUR (PG) p. 18 12:30 pm VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 1:00 PLAYING FOR TIME p.22 3:30 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 4:00 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: WHEN WE FIRST MET p. 19 5:00 SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR (PG) p. 18 7:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Friend in Need” p. 19 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #14 p. 15 8:30 I'M DANCING AS FAST AS 1 CAN (R) p.4 10:30 COMING ATTRACTIONS p 21 11:00 SWORD & SORCERER (R)p.21 12:45 am THE GREAT STANDUPS p.23 1:45 CONAN/BARBARIAN (R) p 21 3:55 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #14 p.15 4:25 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 TUESDAY, MAR. 6 6:00 am THE COMEBACK KID p. 19 8:00 MASSACRE IN ROME (PG) p.22 10:00 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 12:00 BUS STOP p.21 2:00 pm TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 4:00 THE COMEBACK KIDp.19 6:00 MASSACRE IN ROME (PG) p.22 8:00 DEADLY EYES (R) P-6 9:30 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG) p.4 11:30 CAVETT BEHIND THE SCENES With Eddie Murphy p 6 12:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 1:50 am THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON (R) p.22 3:45 BILLY CRYSTAL A COMIC'S UNE p.14 4:45 DEADLY EYES (R)p.6 WEDNESDAY, MAR. 7 6:30 am NATL GEO. SPECIAL: STRANGE CREATURES OF THE NIGHT p. 19 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Friend in Need" p. 19 8:00 TO CATCH A KING p.9 10:00 10 YEARS OF MAGAZINE p 10 11:00 RAGTIME (PG) p.9 2:00 pm SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 4:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Friend in Need" p. 19 4:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p 11 5:00 DAVID BOWIE: SERIOUS MOONLIGHT p. 11 6:00 TO CATCH A KING p 9 8:00 10 YEARS OF PEOPLE MAGAZINE p. 10 9:00 RAGTIME (PG) p.9 11:45 48 HRS. (R) p 6 1:30 am CARLIN AT CARNEGIE p.14 2:30 TO CATCH A KING p.9 4:30 INDEPENDENCE DAY (R) p.22 THURSDAY, MAR. 8 4:30 THE LEARNING TREE 6:30 am THE LEARNING TREE (PG)p.19 (PG) p. 19 6:30 O'HARA'S WIFE (PG)p.8 8:30 O’HARA'S WIFE (PG)p8 8:00 CONAN THE BARBARIAN 10:00 BUS STOP p.21 (R) p.21 12:00 RESURRECTION 10:15 HBO COMEDY PLAYHOUSE: (PG) p. 18 BEDROOMS p.23 2:00 pm HBO COMEDY PLAYHOUSE: 11:30 CAVETT BEHIND BEDROOMS p.23 THE SCENES 3:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE With Eddie Murphy p.6 IN CONCERT p. 11 12:00 SOPHIE'S CHOICE (R)p.8 4:00 DR. SEUSS 2:35 am RESURRECTION (PG) p.18 ON THE LOOSE p.19 4:25 BUS STOP p.21

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FRIDAY, MAR. 9 6:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 6:30 am VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 8:00 MORE ALL-NEW 7:00 WHEN WE FIRST MET p 19 UNEXPURGATED 8:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG)p.23 BENNY HILL p. 15 10:00 TRIUMPHS OF A MAN 9:00 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CALLED HORSE (PG) p.20 BOXING: Page vs. 11:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 Witherspoon (LIVE) p.9 12:00 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 11:00 NOT NECESSARILY 2:00 pm TO CATCH A KING p.9 THE NEWS #14 p.15 4:00 FRAGGLE “Friend" p.19 11:30 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 4:30 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 1:20 am DEADLY EYES (R)p.6 WHEN WE FIRST MET p.19 2:50 THE FAN (R) p.6 5:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 4:30 TRUE CONFESSIONS (R)p.18 SATURDAY, MAR. 10 9:30 NOT NECESSARILY 6:30 am 10 YEARS OF PEOPLEp.10 THE NEWS #7 p.15 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 10:00 MEN AT WORK p.10 “A Friend in Need” p. 19 11:00 48 HRS. (R) p.6 8:00 SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 12:45 am CAVETT BEHIND 10:00 BUS STOP p.21 THE SCENES 12:00 MASSACRE IN ROME With Eddie Murphy p.6 (PG) p.22 1:15 INDEPENDENCE DAY (R) p.22 2:00 pm 10 YEARS OF 3:10 THAT CHAMPIONSHIP PEOPLE MAGAZINE p.10 SEASON (R) p.22 3:00 SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 5:00 NOT NECESSARILY 5:00 RAGTIME (PG) p.9 THE NEWS #7 p. 15 8:00 THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p.5 5:30 10 YEARS Of PEOPLE p.10 SUNDAY, MAR. 11 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 6:30 am HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: “A Friend in Need” p.19 WHEN WE FIRST MET p.19 8:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)p.5 7:30 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)p.5 10:00 DEADLY EYES (R) p.6 9:30 RESURRECTION (PG)p.18 11:30 NOT NECESSARILY 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK THE NEWS #14 p. 15 "A Friend in Need" p.19 12:00 RESURRECTION (PG)p.18 12:00 THE COMEBACK KID p.19 1:50 am CONAN THE BARBARIAN 2:00 pm MAC ARTHUR (PG) p. 18 (R) p.21 4:30 HBO COMEDY PLAYHOUSE: 4:00 I’M DANCING BEDROOMS p.23 AS FAST AS 1 CAN (R) p 4 5:30 SAME TIME. NEXT YEAR 5:55 NOT NECESSARILY (PG)p.18 THE NEWS #14 p.15 MONDAY, MAR. 12 5:30 SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 6:30 am NAT L GEO: STRANGE 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The CREATURES OF NIGHT p.19 Wizard of Fraggle Rock” p.19 7:30 DR. SEUSSp.19 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY 8:00 SAVANNAH SMILES (PG) p.23 THE NEWS#7p.15 10:00 O'HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 8:30 O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p 8 11:30 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 10:00 10 YEARS Of PEOPLEpAO 1:30 pm THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p.5 11:00 FIGHTING BACK (R) p.22 3:00 MEN AT WORK p.10 12:40 am MENATWORKp.lO 4:00 NATL GEO: STRANGE 1:45 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 CREATURES OF NIGHT p.19 3:35 THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p.5 5:00 DR. SEUSS 5:10 NOT NECESSARILY ON THE LOOSE p.19 THE NEWS#7p.15 Sophie's Choice Meryl Streep A Polish survivor of a Nazi concentration camp is haunted by a secret from her troubled past. Kevin Kline co-stars. Adult situations and language, violence. (R-2:31) Mar. 3,8,16 O'Hara's Wife Edward Asner A lawyer's deceased wife returns in ghostly form to help him with his overwhelming problems. Mari-ette Hartley and Jodie Foster co-star. Adult situations, language. (PG-1:28) March 8,12,15,18,21,24,27 8 'Y LIVE! HB@n LIVE! World Championship Boxing Ragtime Elizabeth McGovern A powerful turn-of-the-cen-tury drama, based on E.L. Doctorow’s best-seller. With James Cagney. Adult language, violence, nudity. (PG-2:38) March 7,10,13,15, 19,23,25,31 HBO Premiere Films To Catch A King In wartime Europe, two Americans stumble upon a Nazi plot that could change the course of history. Robert Wagner and Teri Garr star in this espionage adventure. Adult situations, mild violence. Mar. 2,7,9,17 LIVE! HB0nly! LIVE! Greg Page vs. Tim Witherspoon WBC Heavyweight Championship Tonight the WBC heavyweight title is up for grabs as the two top contenders battle for the crown recently vacated by Larry Holmes. New names and faces will now fight for the spotlight. Greg Page has beaten the best in the division, losing only once in 24 bouts. He never got his chance at Holmes, but Tim Witherspoon did, losing a controversial split decision. It should be a battle when these evenly matched, young punchers lock horns for 12 rounds. March 9 9

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1974 I 1975 J ft 1976 i 1977 i m rv70 Poopfe 197o 1979 1980 1981 1982 Pecpi 1983 1984 Peopk SPECIAL 10 Years of PEOPLE Magazine John Travolta. Miss Piggy. Richard Chamberlain. Sugar Ray Leonard. PEOPLE make the news! Who’s hot and who’s not? Stars on the rise, people on the move, people in the money. Stars in sport, in song and on the screen. Celebrate ten years of intriguing people in this star-studded special. The ultimate anniversary guest list. March 7,10,12,15,18,20,23,27 I HBO Rock: Men At Work In Concert Come to a rock ’n' roll party with Men At Work, the Australian rock sensation that has exploded onto the American music scene. Taped in San Francisco during their recent 60-city North American tour, songs by the Grammy winners include "Down Under,’’ "Who Can It Be Now?," "Be Good Johnny” and "Overkill." (1:00) March 10,12,16,20,25,29 10 HB+nlyl David Bowie: Serious Moonlight SRO.™ David Bowie makes an electrifying pay-TV debut, performing songs from every stage of his career, from “Space Oddity” to “Young Americans" and “Let's Dance." Mar. 3,7 Video Jukebox Dazzling Videos of Today's Tops in Pop and Rock! March 5,7,9; 15,18,20,31 TUESDAY, MAR. 13 4:00 THE LEARNING TREE 6:00 am THE LEARNING TREE (PG)p.19 (PG) p.19 6:00 RESURRECTION 8:00 SAME TIME, (PG)p.18 NEXT YEAR 8:00 THE FAN (PG) p. 18 (R)p 6 10:00 RESURRECTION 10:00 INDEPENDENCE DAY (PG) p.18 (R) p.22 12:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE 11:55 SAME TIME. IN CONCERT NEXT YEAR P 11 (PG)p.18 1:00 pm RAGTIME 2:00 am RAGTIME (PG) p.9 (PG) p.9 4:45 THE FAN (R) p 6 WEDNESDAY, MAR. 14 6:00 BUS STOP p.21 6:30 am WHEN WE FIRST MET p. 19 8:00 MACARTHUR (PG) p. 18 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The 10:15 MORE ALL-NEW Wizard ol Fraggle Rock" p. 19 UNEXPURGATED 8:00 BUS STOP p.21 BENNY HILL p. 15 10:00 MASSACRE IN ROME 11:30 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)P 5 (PG) p.22 1:35 am MASSACRE IN ROME 12:00 MACARTHUR (PG) p. 18 (PG) p.22 2:30 pm WITHOUT A TRACE (PG) p.5 3:20 THE SWORD AND 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The THE SORCERER (R) p.21 Wizard ol Fraggle Rock” p. 19 5:00 MOREAU-NEW 5:00 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: UNEXPURGATED WHEN WE FIRST MET p. 19 BENNY HILL p.15 THURSDAY, MAR. 15 5:00 THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p.5 6:00 am NAT’L GEO. SPECIAL 6:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 STRANGE CREATURES 7:00 10 YEARS OF OF THE NIGHT p. 19 PEOPLE MAGAZINE p. 10 7:00 RAGTIME (PG) p.9 8:00 RAGTIME (PG) p.9 10:00 THE OUTSIDERS (PG) p.5 11:00 NOT NECESSARILY 11:30 10 YEARS OF THE NEWS #14 p 15 PEOPLE MAGAZINE p. 10 11:30 THE OUTSIDERS (PG) p.5 12:30 pm TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 1:05 am DEADLY EYES (R)p 6 2:30 O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p 8 2:40 10 YEARS OF 4:00 NAT L GEO. SPECIAL: PEOPLE MAGAZINE p.10 STRANGE CREATURES 3:40 TOUGH ENOUGH (PG)p.4 OF THE NIGHT p.19 5:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 11 FRIDAY, MAR. 16 5:30 DR. SEUSS 6:00 am HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: ON THE LOOSE p.19 WHEN WE FIRST MET p.19 6:00 SAME TIME. NEXT YEAR 7:00 DR. SEUSS (PG) p.18 ON THE LOOSE p 19 8:00 THE ENTITY (R)p.6 7:30 MACARTHUR (PG)p.18 10:10 MEN AT WORK 10:00 SAME TIME. NEXT YEAR IN CONCERT p 10 (PG) p. 18 11:15 48 HRS. (R) p.6 12:00 BEDROOMS p .23 12:55 am MACARTHUR (PG) p.18 1:00 pm RESURRECTION (PG)p.18 3:15 CAVETT BEHIND 3:00 THE COMEBACK KID p.19 THE SCENES 5:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “The With Eddie Murphy p.6 Wizard of Fraggle Rock” p.19 3:45 SOPHIE’S CHOICE (R)p 8 Crystal Gayle In Concert The beautiful star is dazzling in a concert performance that features pop, country, blues and funk. Songs include “Talking in Your Sleep." (:59) March 2,4,8,13,17,19,21,23 11

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She was the '30s movie queen who spurned Hollywood—and paid with her spirit. In the ac-claimed story of Frances Farmer, Oscar-nom-. . inated Jessica Lange is stunning as the golden Jessica Lange g|r| who fought a losing battle with the star sys- Sam Shepard tem and social convention. Oscar-nominee Kim Stanley plays Frances’ ambitious mother; Sam Shepard (The Right Stuff) is the lover whose help isn't enough. Adult language, violence, nudity, rape. (R-2:20) March 25,28 12 Robert Duvall Tess Harper When a boozy, broken-down ex-country-and-western singer checks into a rural Texas motel, he can’t check out. He’s flat broke. He's also at the start of a new life with the lonely lady who owns the place—until his past life catches up with him. Threetime Oscar nominee Robert Duvall is brilliant in the role that has already won him the N.Y. Film Critics Best Actor Award. With Tess Harper and Betty Buckley. Adult situations and language. (PG-1:29) March 18,21,24,26,29,31 13

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The only thing worse than living your own nightmare is living someone else's. Reluctantly joining her father on a trip to East Berlin, a rebellious student finds herself caught in a perilous time warp and possessed by the Nazi past. Carla (Amanda Pays) begins to question her own identity. George Segal stars in this psychological thriller in which past and present collide with mystifying impact. Adult language, violence, rape. (1:45) March 24,27,30 Hammett Frederic Forrest Legendary crime novelist Dashiell Hammett becomes involved in a blackmail case resembling his own fiction. Adult situations, language; violence; brief nudity. (PG-1:37) Mar. 22,25,28,31 Hot Touch Wayne Rogers Forgers set the fashionable art world reeling when they turn out convincing counterfeit Picassos. Marie-France Pisier co-stars in the unusual caper. Adult language, violence, nudity. (1:33) March 21,24,27,30 16 Racing for the Biggest Award Oscar fever! Can you buy an Academy Award? How are the winners really chosen? What’s the payoff? A behind-the-scenes look at what goes on in Hollywood before the awards selection. March 21,24,27,30 WEDNESDAY, MAR. 21 5:00 NAT! GEO: STRANGE 6:00 am NATL GEO: STRANGE CREATURES OF NIGHT p.19 CREATURES OF NIGHT p. 19 6:00 THE OUTSIDERS (PG) p.5 7:00 FRAGGLE “Doozer'’ p. 19 7:30 HOLLYWOOD FRENZY p.17 7:30 CRYSTAL GAYLE p. 11 8:00 HOT TOUCH p.16 8:30 THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p.5 9:30 NOT NECESSARILY 10:00 RESURRECTION (PG)p.18 THE MOVIES p.15 12:00 HOLLYWOOD FRENZY p.17 10:00 O'HARA'S WIFE (PG)p.8 12:30 pm O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 11:30 CARUN AT CARNEGIE p14 2:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE p. 11 12:35 am TRUE CONFESSIONS (Ft) p 18 3:00 TENDER MERCIES (PG)p.13 2:30 DEADLY EYES p.6 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 4:05 HOT TOUCH p.16 “The Doozer Contest" p. 19 5:40 HOLLYWOOD FRENZY p.17 THURSDAY, MAR. 22 5:30 SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR 6:30 am HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: (PG) p.18 WHEN WE FIRST MET p.19 7:30 HBO COMING 7:30 SAME TIME. NEXT YEAR ATTRACTIONS p.21 (PG) p. 18 8:00 HAMMETT (PG) p.16 9:30 HBO COMING 10:00 WITHOUT A TRACE ATTRACTIONS p.21 (PG) p.5 10:00 HAMMETT (PG) p. 16 12:05 am THE FAN (R)p.6 12:00 MACARTHUR (PG) p.9 1:40 THE ENTITY (R) p.6 2:30 pm WITHOUT A TRACE 3:50 MORE ALL-NEW (PG) p.5 UNEXPURGATED 4:30 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: BENNY HILL p.15 WHEN WE FIRST MET p 19 4:50 HAMMETT (PG) p. 16 FRIDAY, MAR. 23 5:30 THE OUTSIDERS (PG) p.5 6:30 am NATL GEO: STRANGE 7:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE p. 11 CREATURES OF NIGHT p.19 8:00 SECOND THOUGHTS (PG) p. 17 7:30 THE OUTSIDERS (PG) p.5 10:00 TRIUMPHS OF A MAN 9:00 CRYSTAL GAYLE p. 11 CALLED HORSE (PG) p.^0 10:00 SECOND THOUGHTS 11:30 NOT NECESSARILY (PG) p. 17 THE MOVIES p.15 12:00 10 YEARS OF PEOPLE pAO 12:00 THE OUTSIDERS (PG) p.5 1:00 pm RAGTIME (PG) p.9 1:35 am CRYSTAL GAYLE p. 11 4:00 FRAGGLE ROCK 2:35 SWORD & SORCERER (R) p.21 “The Doozer Contest” p.19 4:20 TRIUMPHS...HORSE p.20 4:30 NAT! GEO: STRANGE 5:55 CAVETT BEHIND CREATURES OF NIGHT p.19 THE SCENES p.6 SATURDAY, MAR. 24 3:30 O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 6:30 am COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 5:00 HBO COMING 7:00 HOLLYWOOD FRENZY: ATTRACTIONS p.21 Racing lor the 5:30 MACARTHUR (PG) p. 18 Biggest Award p. 17 8:00 THE COLO ROOM p.16 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 10:00 NOT NECESSARILY “The Doozer Contest" p.19 THE NEWS #8 p.15 8:00 O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 10:30 CARLIN AT CARNEGIE p.14 9:30 THE COMEBACK KID p.19 11:35 TENDER MERCIES (PG)p.13 11:30 TENDER MERCIES (PG)p.13 1:10 am DEADLY EYES (R) p.6 1:00 pm TOUGH ENOUGH (PG) p.4 2:45 CONAN THE BARBARIAN 3:00 HOLLYWOOD FRENZY: (R)p21 Racing lor the Award p. 17 4:55 HOT TOUCH p.16 Second Thoughts Lucie Arnaz When a romantic fling leaves a busy lawyer in the family way, she decides there’s only one thing to do. But the father has other ideas! Adult situations, language. (PG-1:39) March 23,26,29 17

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SUNDAY, MAR. 25 3:30 RAGTIME (PG)p.9 6:30 am SAME TIME. NEXT YEAR 6:30 MEN AT WORK (PG) p.18 IN CONCERT p.10 8:30 HAMMETT 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (PG)p.16 “The Doozer Contest’ 10:30 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: p.19 WHEN WE FIRST MET p.19 8:00 FRANCES (R) p. 12 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 10:30 MORE ALL-NEW “The Doozer Contest" p.19 UNEXPURGATED 12:00 TRIUMPHS OF A MAN BENNY HILL p 15 CALLED HORSE (PG)p.20 11:30 THE ENTITY (R)p.6 1:30 pm SAME TIME. NEXT YEAR 1:40 am RAGTIME (PG)p.9 (PG) p. 18 4:25 HAMMETT (PG) p.16 MONDAY, MAR. 26 6:00 am THE COMEBACK KID p 19 8:00 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)p.5 10:00 TENDER MERCIES (PG) p. 13 11:30 SECOND THOUGHTS (PG)p.17 1:30 pm COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 2:00 BUS STOP p.21 4:00 NATL GEO. SPECIAL: STRANGE CREATURES OF THE NIGHT p. 19 5:00 THE COMEBACK KID p. 19 7:00 DR. SEUSS ON THE LOOSE p.19 TUESDAY, MAR. 27 6:00 am LEARNING TREE (PG) p. 19 8:00 THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p 5 9:30 HOLLYWOOD FRENZY p. 17 10:00 O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 11:30 RESURRECTION (PG)p.18 1:30 pm 10 YEARS OF PEOPLE p.10 2:30 THE OUTSIDERS (PG)p.5 4:00 LEARNING TREE (PG) p. 19 6:00 O’HARA’S WIFE (PG)p.8 7:30 HOLLYWOOD FRENZY: Racing lor the Biggest Award p. 17 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Red's Club" p. 19 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #8p.15 8:30 TRUE CONFESSIONS (R)p.18 10:30 HBO COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 11:00 TENDER MERCIES (PG)p.13 12:35 am CARLIN AT CARNEGIE p. 14 1:40 WITHOUT A TRACE (PG)p.5 3:40 SECOND THOUGHTS (PG)p 17 5:25 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #8 p. 15 8:00 THE UNSEEN (R)p.6 10:00 THE COLD ROOM p.16 11:50 NOT NECESSARILY THE MOVIES p.15 12:20 am HOLLYWOOD FRENZY: Racing lor the Biggest Award p.17 12:50 HOT TOUCH p.16 2:30 THE OUTSIDERS (PG) p.5 4:05 THE COLO ROOM p.16 5:55 NOT NECESSARILY THE MOVIES p. 15 WEDNESDAY, MAR. 28 6:30 am NAT'L GEO: STRANGE CREATURES OF NIGHT p.19 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Red’s Club” p. 19 8:00 HAMMETT (PG) p.16 10:00 TRIUMPHS OF A MAN CALLED HORSE (PG) p.20 11:30 SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR (PG)p.18 1:30 pm TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p.23 3:30 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 4:00 FRAGGLE “Red's Club" p.19 4:30 DR. SEUSS p.19 5:00 NATL GEO: STRANGE CREATURES OF NIGHT p 19 6:00 HAMMETT (PG) p.16 8:00 SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR (PG)p.18 10:00 FRANCES (R) p. 12 12:25 am COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 1:00 HAMMETT (PG) p.16 2:40 I'M DANCING AS FAST AS 1 CAN (R) p 4 4:30 TRIUMPHS OF A MAN CALLED HORSE (PG)p.20 Resurrection Ellen Burstyn A brush with death unlocks an ordinary woman’s gift for healing. With Sam Shepard {Frances). Adult situations and language. (PG-1:43) March 3,8,11, 13,16,19,21,27 True Confessions Robert De Niro Two brothers are at the center of scandal following a murder. Robert Duvall co-stars. Adult language, graphic violence, nudity. (R-1:48) March Same Time, Next Year Alan Alda and Ellen Burstyn co-star in a witty comedy about a long-term love affair. Adult situations, language, humor. (PG-1:59) March 5,11, 13,16,22,25,28,31 MacArthur Gregory Peck General MacArthur, the legend, becomes Douglas MacArthur, the man in this revealing portrait of the complex officer. Violence. (PG-2:10) March 5,11, 18 National Geographic Special: Strange Creatures of the Night Explore a world where animals survive by adapting to life in the dark. (:50) March 7,12, 15,21,23,26,28 Dr. Setiss on the Loose The Cat in the Hat introduces three favorite stories that come to life in song, rhyme and animation. (:24) March 4,8, 12,18,18,26,28,30 ItieJ^arning Tree A bittersweet remembrance of growing up black in a small Southern town. Visual beauty frames this thoughtful, rewarding drama. Mild violence. (PG-1:47) March 8,13,19,27,30 The Comeback Kid A burnt-out baseball player (John Ritter) takes on the job of coaching a team of scruffy street kids. With Doug McKeon. (1:36) March 6,11,16, 18,20,24,26,29 SERIES PREMIERE HBO Family Playhouse: When We First Met "HBO Family Playhouse” is a new series of 12 monthly dramas. Many will be original productions based on young adult novels by well-known writers. When We First Met is an unusual tale of a modern-day Romeo and Juliet. (:54) March 5,9,11,14, 16,17,20,22,25 HMGOEIOCK Second Year All New Episodes! Sir Hubris and the Gorgs: Can Gobo get rid of the Gorgs? Mar. 2,3,4 A Friend in Need: Sprocket gets caught in a Fraggle bole. Mar. 5,7,9,10,11 The Wizard of Fraggle Rock: A magician comes to Fraggle Rock. Mar. 12,14,16,17,18 The Doozer Contest: Doozers and Fraggles in a building competition. Mar. 19,21,23,24,25 Red’s Club: Red decides to start her own club. Mar. 26,28,30,31 rs and Character Names are trademarks of Henson FRAGGLE Characters © 1083 Henson Associates, Inc. All rights reserved.

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