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HBO Guide October 1978 - Page section : 004

Joseph Andrews Ann-Margret Peter Firth An innocent country lad rises from servant’s quarters to dallying in the bedrooms of 18th century English nobility. Ann-Margret is hilarious as the beautiful Lady Booby—trying to conceal her own humble origins. Peter Firth, Oscar nominee for Equus, co-stars. From Tony Richardson, director of Tom Jones. “Funny, stylish, infinitely cheerful. (The New York Times) Nudity and bawdy humor. (R-1:43) Oct. 6,9,19,25,28 Friday Saturday Sunday 1 October 6 October 7 October 8 5:00 SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT Jackie Gleason hot on the tail of Burt Reynolds (PG-1:40) p.5 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL Repeat of yesterday’s show —with all the big plays, p. 13 8:00 JOSEPH ANDREWS Ann-Margret in rowdy tale of merry old England (R-1:43) p.6 10:00 RUBY Story of possession (R-1:25) p.8 11:30 TOM AND TINA SRO. Super combination, p. 13 1:00 JOSEPH ANDREWS Tony Richardson (Tom Jones) directs (R-l:43) p.6 3:30 WHIFFS Gas of a comedy (PG-1:32) p.5 5:00 INSIDE THE NFL Repeat ofThursday show. p.13 6:00 A SMALL TOWN IN TEXAS Susan George (PG-1:36) p. 13 8:00 BEST OF CHIPPERFIELD CIRCUS England’s family circus, p.7 9:30 BLACK OAK CONSPIRACY Jesse Vint (R-1:34) p.8 11:30 I NEVER PROMISED YOU A ROSE GARDEN Kathleen Quinlan (R-1:32) p. 17 1:00 DOMINO PRINCIPLE Candice Bergen (R-1:40) p.4 2:00 DAY FOR NIGHT Oscar winner with Jacqueline Bisset (Dubbed-PG-1:54) p. 17 4:00 NEIL DIAMOND Neil talks and sings, p. 17 5:00 "SEPTEMBER 30,1955” Susan Tyrrell (PG-1:41) p. 13 7:00 NEIL DIAMOND Qrcal concert from L.A. p. 17 8:00 OH, GOD! George Burns, John Denver in heavenly comedy (PG-1:44) p.7 10:00 WORLD SERIES SPECTACULAR Stars from past Series, p.9 11:00 "SEPTEMBER 30,1955” Fateful day (PG-1:41) p. 13 1:00 GEORGE CARLIN p.5 6 “Oh, God! George Bums John Denver George Burns plays a benign, non-denominational Almighty in Carl Reiner’s really offbeat comedy—a joy from start to finish! John Denver is a supermarket assistant manager who finds he’s a suburban Moses to whom God entrusts a message of hope. Teri Garr is John’s perplexed wife. “A nice movie about nice people made in the image of a very nice Jehovah.” (Time) Some adult humor. (PG-1:44) October 8,12,16,20,25,28 Best of the Chipperfield Circus Robert Morley Host Another first for HBO! Robert Morley is ringmaster for this delightful family entertainment. The finest of England’s family-run circuses for over seven generations, the Chipperfield’s are joined by circus stars from all over Europe. Animal trainer Mary Chipperfield, plus clowns, knife-throwers, trapeze artists and more. Oct. 7,11,15,20,24,30 7

HBO Guide October 1978 - Page section : 009

The Fikus family’s not roasted, not salted—they’re just plain nuts. It’s one great crazy quilt as a domineering father finds his sons don’t measure up. Alan Arkin stars in this nuttiness. He’s in great comic company with Rob Reiner and Sid Caesar. “Kooky and zany” (Boxoffice) Adult language and humor. (PG-1:28) Oct. 21,24,29 HBO Sports Event: SMJMD LULiOA James Scott is a lightheavy-weight with a knockout punch and a 13-0 record. What makes him even more distinctive is that all his bouts have been at Rahway (N. J.) State Prison, where he is serving time for parole violation. Facing Scott at Rahway will be Eddie Gregory (28-3 with 22 KOs), who last November almost dethroned champion Victor Galindez. The bout is fully sanctioned and could help earn a title shot for the winner. Oct. 24 Monday October 23 5:00 W.W.&THE DIXIE DANCEKINGS Burt Reynolds cons his way across the South (PG-1:34) p.21 7:00 NEIL DIAMOND Neil sings some of his great hits and talks about himself, p. 17 8:00 ROLLING THUNDER Chilling portrait of returning Vietnam POW(R-l:39) p. 14 10:00 BLACK OAK CONSPIRACY Story of revenge (R-1:34) p.8 11:35 PAUL AND HIS LADIES The ladies: Diahann Carroll and Melissa Manchester, p.l 1 Tuesday October 24 6:30 BEST OF THE CHIPPERFIELD CIRCUS Robert Morley at England’s finest family circus, p.7 8:00 FIRE SALE Sid Caesar in wild mix of slapstick and farce (PG-1:28) p. 16 9:30 BOXING BEHIND BARS Light Heavyweight Fight: Eddie Gregory vs. James Scott, (tape) p. 16 10:30 I NEVER PROMISED YOU A ROSE GARDEN Bibi Andersson (R-l:32) p. 17 12:00 THE GAUNTLET Clint Eastwood (R-1:51) p.4 Wednesday October 25 6:00 OH, GOD! George Bums in the title role. Singing star John Denver co-stars (PG-1:44) p.7 8:00 $1,000,000 DUCK Joe Flynn (McHale’s Navy) as a snoopy, sneaking neighbor (G-1:32) p. 15 9:30 DAY FOR NIGHT Jean-Pierre Leaud, Jacqueline Bisset and Jean-Pierre Aumont (Dubbed-PG-1:54) p. 17 11:30 JOSEPH ANDREWS Virtuous lad (Peter Firth) beset by lustful ladies (R-1:43) p.6 16 The Lion in Winter Day for Night Katharine Hepburn won an Oscar for her luminous performance. Kate and dashing Peter O’Toole, as King Henry II, play for power, politics—and even love. Adult language. (PG-2:14) Oct. 15,18,21 French director Francois Truffaut’s lighthearted tribute to movie-making won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film. Jacqueline Bisset stars. Adult situations. (Dubbed-PG-1:54) Oct. 8,14,19,25,29 I Never Promised Ybu a Rose Garden Exciting Kathleen Quinlan is staggering as a teenage . schizophrenic wrestling with personal agonies in a mental hospital. Nudity, language. (R-l :32) Oct. 2,7,12,15,24 Thursday October 26 6:00 MYRON COHEN REVISITED rnim HBO favorite returns, p.21 7:00 UPCLOSE sfi,"' * Close up of Woody Allen, p. 12 8:00 INSIDE THE NFL » V An in-depth look at last week’s iwl 'A mm football action, p. 13 4. 9:00 THE OTHER SIDE OF MIDNIGHT ■ n dxtz. Marie-France Pisier (Cousin, IS JF TffiL Ann Cousine) (R-2:45) p. 15 Ib 1" 12:00 BLACK OAK CONSPIRACY mmm y m Leaving town was easy, coming home was murder! (R-1:34) p.8 Wl Neil Diamond Love at the Greek One of the most popular international superstars at his very best—during his triumphant engagement at Los Angeles’ Greek Theatre. Here’s another look at a very special “special”—Neil’s first for American television exactly as he performed it, but now uninterrupted by commercial breaks. October 4,8,13,17,23 17

HBO Guide October 1978 - Page section : 008

Rolling Thunder Extremely tense and hardhitting action melodrama of a Vietnam veteran who leaves all emotion behind him in a Viet Cong prison camp—and seeks the killers of his wife and son. William Devane (Family Plot) is highly believable as the returning POW aided by his war buddy, Tommy Lee Jones (Eyes of Laura Mars). Co-authored by talented Paul Schrader who wrote Taxi Driver and directed Blue Collar. “An excellent cast performs well.” (Variety) Brutality, physical torture, profanity. (R-1:39) October 20,23,29 A dramatic tale of love, revenge and power based on the spectacular bestseller by Sidney Sheldon. This lavish film takes us to Greece, Paris, Washington and Hollywood. Marie-France Pisier (Cousin, Cousine), John Beck and Susan Sarandon (Pretty Baby) co-star. “Plenty of drama, sex, glamorous settings, expensive costumes.” (Film Information) Some nudity, adult theme, strong sexual content. (R-2:45) October 22,26 Can an average American family find happiness with a pet duck that lays eggs with yolks of solid gold? Charly is a feathery science-re-search washout who takes to laying the strange eggs. Pert, sweet and lovable Sandy Duncan, hubby Dean Jones and son Lee Montgomery —who just wanted a pup —are the center of pandemonium when the secret gets out. (Preceded by a Disney cartoon.) “Million-Dol-lar Duck is worth it. (DailyNews, N.Y.) (G-l :32) October 21,25,29 © Walt Disney Productions 15 Friday October 20 5:30 BEST OF THE CHIPPERFIELD CIRCUS Great family entertainment, p.7 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL Repeat of Thursday show. p. 13 8:00 ROLLING THUNDER Vivid portrayal by William Devane of a Vietnam POW’s traumatic reentry into American life (R-1:39) p. 14 10:00 UPCLOSE Inside look at John Travolta and Diane Keaton, p. 12 11:00 OH, GOD! Oh, God, is it funny! John Denver stars (PG-1:44) p.7 1:00 WHIFFS Eddie Albert (PG-1:32) p.5 Saturday October 21 Wait Disney $1000000 DUCK Sunday October 22 3:00 THE LION IN WINTER Battle of sexes (PG-2:14) p. 17 5:30 INSIDE THE NFL Repeat of Thursday show. p. 13 6:30 TOM AND TINA Standing Room Only. p. 13 8:00 $1,000,000 DUCK Sandy Dennis in Walt Disney fun (G-l:32) p. 15 9:30 FIRE SALE Alan Arkin, Rob Reiner in outrageous comedy (PG-1:28) p. 16 11:00 THE GAUNTLET Great escapes in vans, trains and cars (R-1:48) p.4 1:00 "SEPTEMBER 30,1955" Tender story (PG-l:41)p. 13 2:30 A MAN CALLED HORSE Great western (PG-1:54) p. 10 4:30 RETURN OF A MAN CALLED HORSE Richard Harris (PG-2:09) p. 10 7:00 MYRON COHEN REVISITED On Location. New act. p.21 8:00 THE OTHER SIDE OF MIDNIGHT Based on Sidney Sheldon’s bestseller about grand passions on a grand scale (R-2:45) p. 15 11:00 BARBARELLA David Hemmings in witty sci-fi (PG-1:38) p. 11 1:00 MYRON COHEN p.21

HBO Guide September 1978 - Page section : 013

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HBO Guide September 1978 - Page section : 012

HE Soundtrack To several generations of moviegoers, one name is synonymous with family entertainment: Walt Disney. From the first appearance of the spirited Mickey Mouse in the ’20s, through the introduction of Minnie, Goofy and Donald Duck, to full-length features, both animated and live, audiences of all ages have responded to the magic of Walt Disney. Young adults of today who grew up with television are equally familiar with the wonderful world of Disney —as those inimitable talents moved into the making of movies with live actors. Here at HBO we are happy to participate in the latest move of Disney into pay television. The Apple Dumpling Gang, our first Walt Disney presentation, is just the first one of a series of great Disney movies we’ll be bringing to you in the months ahead. H80 wokomos letter* from subscribers. Ploose mail to: Ms. Susan Devon, HBO Customer Relations Dept., Time & life 8uilding, Rockefeller Center, New York, N.Y. 10020 Home Box Office reserves the right to make o schedule change or progrom substitution without notice. WIN ATRIP TO THE SUPERBOWL AND BE A FOOTBALL HERO. ” every week on HBO. Enter the weekly HBO/NFL Sweepstakes. First prize every week is a trip for two to Superbowl XIII in Miami. There are sixteen weekly Sweepstakes and sixteen trips for two. Plus many Super second prizes. So play the weekly HBO/NFL Sweepstakes. It could be your big chance to be a football hero. 16 Weekly HBO I NFL Sweepstakes Only on HBO 22 Coming: the first week in October 0ctober1to5 Sunday, Oct. 1 2:30 SORCERER (PG-2:02) p. 16 4:30 A PIECE OF THE ACTION (PG-2:15) p. 17 7:00 THE GAUNTLET Clint Eastwood (R-1:51) 9.00 SORCERER (PG-2:02) p. 16 11:00 RUBY (R-1:25) p. 18 Monday, Oct. 2 5:00 A SPECIAL DAY (PG-1:50) p. 14 700 I NEVER PROMISED YOU A ROSE GARDEN (R-l:32) p.21 8:30 SMOKEYAND THE BANDIT (PG-1:40) p.8 10:30 THE DOMINO PRINCIPLE p. 13 Tuesday, Oct. 3 500 MARCH OR DIE (PG-1:47) p. 13 700 "SEPTEMBER 30,1955” (PG-l:4l)p.2l 900 TOM AND TINA p. 17 10:30 MARCH OR DIE p. 13 Wednesday, Oct. 4 5:30 WHIFFS (PG-1:32) 700 NEIL DIAMOND p.20 800 A PIECE OF THE ACTION (PG-2:15) p. 17 10:30 GEORGE CARLIN AGAIN! p.9 Thursday, Oct. 5 500 TWO MULES FOR SISTER SARA Clint Eastwood (PG-1:45) p. 10 700 INSIDE THE NFL p. 18 800 THE GAUNTLET A thriller (R-l:51) 10:00 SORCERER p. 16 Clint Eastwood 23

HBO Guide April 1978 - Page section : 002

SPECIAL DELIVERY Fast, funny and action-packed getaway with Bo Svenson and Cybill Shepherd. Starts April 28 PULP Michael Caine and Mickey Rooney in a high-spirited thriller spoof of the detective genre. Starts April 29 SLAP SHOT Paul Newman bullies and bad-mouths his hockey team through a hilarious season. Starts April 30 The HBO Guide is published moftthly by Home Box Office, Inc. N.J. Nicholas, Jr., President; Sean McCarthy, Treasurer; Peter Sheppe, Secretary. Address all mail to HBO Guide, Home Box Office, Time & Life Building, Rockefeller Center, New York, NY 10020 © 1978 Home Box Office, Inc. All rights reserved. Here's a new month of great entertainment. No cuts, no commercials and convenient viewing times. Check through the guide to find out about the shows below plus the rest of this month's programs. THE NIGHTCOMERS Great Brando brooding in James’ mysterious and haunting story of terror. Starts April I USA/CUBA BASKETBALL Joe Hall of Kentucky coaches the American team of college all-star players. April 5 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 1 ( CATSKILL COMEDIANS Joey Bishop hosts this hilarious show from where the leading comics get started. Starts April 7 '77 BASEBALL ’78 A look at last season’s most exciting moments on the diamond—and at the season ahead. Starts April 8 SIDEWINDER 1 Moto-cross mud-and-guts adventure with Michael Parks and Susan Howard. Starts April 8 A SEPARATE PEACE A moving, exceptional summer of ’42 as two boys step from playing field to battlefield. Starts April 22 PROVIDENCE Alain Resnais directs this wonder-ously complex, strange night of the soul. Starts April 22 DOUBLE BANANAS A double-barreled laugh riot starring the country’s most talented comedy teams. Starts April 23 HARLAN COUNTY, USA Oscar winning documentary of coal miners strike—an unforgettable film. Starts April 15 DAY OF THE ANIMALS A forest-full of terror as animals turn on man. Christopher George stars. Starts April 21 THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU Burt Lancaster in a good sci-fi tale from H.G. Wells. Starts April 2 NEW YORK, NEW YORK Minnelli and DeNiro in “one of the greatest screen romances of all time.” Starts April 9 BAD NEWS BEARS Matthau never funnier than as a “Casey Stengel” with a little league team. A hit! Starts April 16 BURNT OFFERINGS Bette Davis and Oliver Reed in a grim fairy tale of a haunted house. Starts April 14 PUMPING IRON Arnold Schwarzenegger in a fascinating sports documentary on bodybuilding. Starts April 15 2 3

HBO Guide February 1978 - Page section : 012

C WSOUWDTMaD How HBO Works Viewers often write asking how programs are scheduled. Because we feel this information assures maximum enjoyment of Home Box Office, we try to give frequent explanations. Movies and specials premiere Friday, Saturday and Sunday Then, for your convenience, they are shown at different times on four to five days over the next four weeks. Continued opening runs When shows premiere later in the month, their opening run carries over into the early part of the following month. One to three showings Each month we encore sev- eral of the most popular programs from earlier months. These play one to three times during the month. Program Guide Only highlights appear on the front pages, so be sure to check through the entire guide. The schedule is divided into weekends and weekdays and includes page numbers to find out more about the programs. It’s anOscar-winning month We don’t know who’s going to win the Oscars this year, but we know who’s got them this month—HBO. First there’s Rocky, everybody’s favorite underdog and winner of three Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Bound for Glory received two Oscars; one for it’s superb cinematography and a second for Best Musical Score. The spectacular Man Who Skied Down Everest was voted Best Documentary, and All The President's Men took four Awards; Jason Robards getting Best Supporting Actor. Katharine Hepburn won 22 her third Best Actress Oscar for The Lion in Winter, one of three Awards the film Xi* Ui * » • £ 1 picked up. It’s a tough month to beat, but we’ve got more in March—beginning with a film that made recent Hollywood history, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest. It left the stage with a shopping cart full of Oscars, five to be exact. Among them: Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Actress. Hollywood hadn’t seen such a coup since 1934 with It Happened One Night. No doubt about it. It’s an Oscar-winning month. HBO welcomos letters from subscribers. Please oddress oil moil to: HBO Custom* er Services, Time & Life Bldg., Rockefeller Center, New York, N.Y. 10020. Jerem 'Amurderaday keeps the landlord away r JOE DON BAKER Checkered Hag or You Gotta Be TOUGH To Win ...And CRAZY To Try! Tbc surprise movie of the year! Starting Glynnis O’Connor and Robby Benson MARCH 1-5 WEDNESDAY 1 4:30 SLIPPER AND THE ROSE p. 14 7:00 THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN p. 19 9:00 SUNDAY, BLOODY SUNDAY p. 19 11:00 THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN p. 19 THURSDAY 2 5:00 KING OF HEARTS p.20 7:00 JACKIE MASON p. I5 8:00 MADISON SQUARE GARDEN BOXING 9:30 GOING PLACES (Subtitled-1:57) p. 16 FRIDAY 3 5:00 ROCKY p. 14 7:00 JEREMY Premiere. First love (PG-1:30) 8:30 HBO VENTRILOQUISM SHOW p. 11 1000 ROCKY p.14 12:00 JEREMY (PG-1:30) SATURDAY 4 1:30 BUFFALO BILL AND THE INDIANS p. 10 3:30 YOUNG COMEDIANS 5:00 BUFFALO BILL AND THE INDIANS p. 10 7:00 CHECKERED FLAG OR CRASH Premiere. (PG-1:33) 9:00 HOMEBODIES Premiere. (PG-1:36) 10:45 CARRIE p. 18 12:30 YOUNG COMEDIANS SUNDAY 5 2:30 KING OF HEARTS p.20 4:30 SLIPPER AND THE ROSE p. 14 7.00 ANNIE HALL Premiere. (PG-1:34) 9.00 SUNDAY, BLOODY SUNDAY p. 19 11:00 ANNIE HALL (PG-1:34) 23

HBO Guide March 1978 - Page section : 002

The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home |H flI HHHH TUir An ii III I^IIVf H ■■ HhOuH wBfln IB8 mu__________________■fcn^B ■§ No cuts, no commercials and convenient Home Box 0ff.ee Time & L-ie Building HnHS^S I WHVLMHu HHflH h| HH HP8H K Mi H» BK BBBWf H| viewing times Check through the guide to ■ ■ ■■!# IVllrll I II V iHV Hiller H I ^ find ou^abou, the shows b&wp,U9s the rest of this month’s programs. JEREMY Stars of Ode to Billy Joe in a warm, touching story dramatizing the agony of first love. Starts March 3 VICTOR BORGE STANDING ROOM ONLY Directly from his smash Broadway engagement! Starts March 19 2 CHECKERED FLAG OR CRASH Joe Don Baker in an action-packed 1000-mile cross-country road race. Starts March 4 HOMEBODIES A wonderful horror movie! Truly original, eccentric, bizarre and funny. Starts March 4 ANNIE HALL Diane Keaton in Woody Allen’s warm, romantic comedy. Winner of many 1977 awards. Starts March 5 BOXING’S GREATEST CHAMPION* Six specials showcasing 75 years oi the best in boxing. Starts March 9 MYRON COHEN REVISITED ON LOCATION His hilarious night club act right in your own home. Starts March 10 MOONSHINE COUNTY EXPRESS Three beautiful sisters take on the syndicate. Starts March 11 BRING ME THE HEAD OF ALFREDO GARCIA From the great action director, Sam Peckinpah. Starts March 18 SHOUT AT THE DEVIL Lee Marvin, Roger Moore, Barbara Parkins in an action adventure epic. Don’t miss it! Starts March 26 HEDDA Two-time Oscar-winner Glenda Jackson is great in this version of Ibsen’s classic. Starts March 11 ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST Winner of the four top Academy Awards! Starts March 12 WALKING TALL Buford Pusser’s death—an accident or conspiracy? Starts March 17 THE SENTINEL Director Michael (Death Wish) 'Winner’s occult thriller, a shocker. Great cast. Starts March 24 BORN LOSERS Tom Laughlin’s first appearance as Billy Jack battling a ruthless motorcycle gang. Starts March 25 MAN ON THE ROOF An excellent Swedish crime drama from Bo Widerberg, director of Elvira Madigan. Starts March 25 THE CAR James Brolin in a sci-fi horror drama about a town terrorized by a killer car. Starts March 31 FINAL CHAPTER STUNTS Daredevil movie stuntmen in an action-filled, fast-paced mystery thriller. Starts March 18

HBO Guide January 1978 - Page section : 002

BITTERSWEET LOVE A love between man and woman that’s still forbidden. Stars Lana Turner. Starts January 21 2 GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS WITH RAY CHARLES SRO takes you to a knock-out musical evening. Starts January 22 USA/USSR BOXING Tune in for this international amateur boxing tournament. They’ll be slugging it out on January 26 A SMALL TOWN IN TEXAS Timothy Bottoms stars in a fast and furious tale of an ex-con returning home. Starts January 27 STAY HUNGRY An offbeat tale of bluebloods and beefcakes starring Jeff Bridges and Sally Field. Starts January 28 VOYAGE OF THE DAMNED Faye Dunaway stars in this incredible story of a ship that shamed the world. Starts January 29 3 Box OH^e^Uic^J^^choTas^^Presfdent110 I I Ifl H K Sean McCarthy. Treasurer W BKuiMmI Mi iHBk. mBImMB Sfm Wm msmmBm * H wBB Mg_MfcJi No cuts, no commercials and convenient Secretary Address mail to hbo Gu»de H pKH m »Wn9 919 SS EPffl BHH H sewing times Check through the guide to ©1977 Home Box Office, inc. aii rights reserved. Hi WM HI Hi ■■ W ■■ WM WM mm WM HI ■■ ■■ ■■ ■■ ■■■ ■■ ■■ ■■ ■■ rest of this month s programs. THE LATE SHOW Private eye Art Carney teams with kooky Lily Tomlin for a new twist in whodunits. Starts January 1 INSIDE THE NFL Super coverage right through the Super Bowl. New shows start January 5, 12,19 ON LOCATION Singer, comedian and terrific voice impressionist. Starts January 6 JABBERWOCKY The most marvelously demented comedy since Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Starts January 7 BLACK SUNDAY Robert Shaw matches wits with terrorists in the greatest thriller of the decade. Starts January 8 FUTUREWORLD It’s a sci-fi resort offering fantasy, sensuality and adventure. Stars Peter Fonda. Starts January 13 EMPIRE OF THE ANTS Menacing mandibles make it no picnic for stars Joan Collins and company. Starts January 14 IT’S ALIVE And whatever it is, it’s deadly. This is one film you should not see alone. Starts January 14 AUDREY ROSE A haunting vision of reincarnation based on the best-selling novel. Starts January 15 THE LION IN WINTER Katharine Hepburn won the Best Actress Oscar for her role opposite Peter O’Toole. Starts January 20 COLLEGE BASKETBALL See some of the nation’s top teams as they square off for action on January 4, II, 19,25 PIPE DREAMS Rhythm and blues superstar Gladys Knight heats up the screen with her acting debut. Starts January 21

HBO Guide February 1978 - Page section : 002

The HBO Guido is published moAlNy by Homo BokOSc*. Inc. NJ. Nicholas. Jr. Prowfohc; Sean McCarthy, Treasurer: Potef Sneppe. See* «ivy Address mail to HBO Ouido. . Hooio So* 0* co. Tiiro 5 lito 8.- !cS ->o. Rocftcfcllw CcrMf. Now York. N V 10020. @1976 Homo Box OKco. Inc. AB rights roscivwf. THIS MONTH’S HIGHLIGHTS SUNDAY, BLOODY SUNDAY Glenda Jackson and Peter Finch arc in love—with the same man. Starts February 25 KING OF HEARTS Alan Bates and Genevieve Bujold in a World War I cuckoo’s nest. Starts February 25 Here's a new month of great entertainment. No cuts, no commercials and convenient viowing timos. Check through the guide to find out about the shows below plus the rest of this month's programs. THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN Peter Sellers back in the best “Panther" of all! Starts February 26 3 VOYAGE OF THE DAMNED For 30 days their lives came together in love, fear and hope. Stars Faye Dunaway. Starts February I ECHOES OF A SUMMER Jodie Foster—hailed by Time and Newsweek as America’s hottest new star. Starts February 3 BOUND FOR GLORY David Carradine stars as Woody Guthrie—America’s most famous folk singer. Starts February 4 GOING PLACES On the road with a pair of French easy riders. The beautiful Jeanne Moreau co-stars. Starts February 18 2 ROCKY The Best Picture of the Year. A new kind of love story starring Sylvester Stallone. Starts February 19 CARRIE If you’ve got a taste for terror, tune in. Starring Sissy Spacek and John Travolta. Starts February 24 ALICES RESTAURANT Arlo Guthrie lakes us back on a wistful and hilarious trip to hippie-dom. Starts February 4 THE EAGLE HAS LANDED High suspense as Michael Caine and Donald Sutherland plot to kid' nap Churchill. Starts February 5 COLLEGE BASKETBALL See some of the hottest action in college ball as the top teams square off on February 2,8,15,22 JACKIE MASON ON LOCATION Mason brings his unique and wild humor to HBO. Starts February 17 BUFFALO BILL AND THE INDIANS Paul Newman stars in a special kind of Western. Starts February 10 THE SUPPER AND THE ROSE A lavish production of Cinderella. Richard Chamberlain is Prince Charming. Starts February 18 THE MAN WHO SKIED DOWN EVEREST Oscar-winning odyssey of this true adventure. Starts February 11 UNDERCOVERS HERO Peter Sellers stars six times over in this bed-bouncing, quick-change comedy. Starts February 11 ADULT VENTRILOQUISM AND COMEDY SHOW It’s hilarious entertainment—the Vent Event! Starts February 12





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