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HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 002

Seasons! QREETINGS OVIES Beer (CC). Gymkata. Hot Resort. Bill Cosby “Himself”_____ Breaking All the Rules ^9- Into the Night (CC). 22 A Change of Seasons_____ The Competition_________ The Cotton Club (CC)____ Dead & Buried___________ Enemy Mine (CC)_________ Fandango________________ Fever Pitch_____________ Joey Maria’s Lovers. Pg.22 _____22 _____22 _____22 ______18 ______15 Micki & Maude (CC) Moving Violations (CC)_________________14 The Naked Face (CC)____________________21 Nickel Mountain________________________14 A Passage to India (CC) _ 22 Phar Lap (CC)__________________________14 Phobia_________________________________21 Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer (CC)___________________17 Real Genius (CC)_______________________ 8 Revenge of Nerds (CC) _ 22 15 Revolution_____________________________20 6 Rider on the Rain______________________18 6 Rocky IV (CC)__________________________ 5 18 Rosebud Beach Hotel____________________22 6 Santa Claus: 21 The Movie (CC)______________19 15 Seems Like Old Times___________________15 Spies Like Us (CC)___________19 I, Desire Starman (CC)___________________________22 Strangers Kiss________________________21 DAYTIME ON HBO Baby Blue Marine_____Pg. 10 Bullshot___________ Highpoint__________ Sword of Gideon (CC)________15 Target (CC)__________________ 6 The Warrior and the Sorceress_____________18 Wild Geese II (CC)___________ 9 If Ever I See You Again______10 Massive Retaliation__________10 The Mating Game______________10 Memories Never Die___________10 The Nutcracker_______________10 The Pilot____________________10 Second Thoughts______________10 Finders Keepers (CC)______ Fletch (CC)___________ (CC)-------- Goodbye New York_________ 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. An HBO Exclusive is defined as entertainment now showing on HBO and no other national pay cable TV service. 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 Information Services. Send no money at this time. The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office, Inc., 1100 Avenue of the Americas. New York, New York 10036. Joseph J. Collins. President; Jeffrey L. Bewkes, Senior V.P., Finance John S. Redpath, Jr., Secretary. ©1986 Home Box Office, Inc. All rights reserved. FROM Not Necessarily the Year in Review_____ Red Skelton___________ The Talk Show_________ FAMILY SHOWCASE The Amazing Mr. Blunden________Pg. 8 Fraggle Rock (CC)________17 HBO Family Showcase____________16,17 He Makes Me Feel Like Dancin’__________22 Tell Me/You Love Me _ Pg. 10 Treasure of Four Crowns _ 11 Twilight Time___________11 ORIGINAL PROGRAMS Barbra Streisand: "One Voice”_________Pg. 13 Christmas at Radio City Music Hall_________12 Comic Relief: Backstage Pass__________ 5 Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas _ 8 1st & Ten: The Championships_______20 Not Necessarily News____ 6 . 6 _ 21 _ 8 The Young Comedians _ 8 LIMITED PLAYS Comic Relief I & II______12/1 George Carlin___________12/31 Heavenly Bodies__________12/5 Howie Mandel____________12/31 The Legend of Billie Jean (CC)_________12/2 Lost in America (CC)_____12/8 Perfect (CC)_____________12/5 Really Weird Tales____________12/4,10,21 Robert Klein____ Robin Williams. SPORTS Inside the NFI__________________Pg. 4 World Championship Boxing Tim Witherspoon vs. Tony Tubbs (LIVE) _ 9 (CC) indicates programs that are closed-captioned A in program descriptions and schedules indicates programs in stereo, where available. Schedule Abbreviations: Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) ratings explanation: G: Suitable for general audiences. PG: Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children. PG-13: Parents are strongly cautioned to give special guidance for attendance of children under 13. Some material may be inappropriate for young children. R: Restricted. (In theatrical showings, no one under 17 is admitted unless accompanied by a parent or guardian.) _ 12/31 _ 12/31 Rodney Dangerfield _ 12/31 Secret Admirer(CC)_______12/30 Teen Wolf________________12/29 Training Camp: The Bulls Are Back California Freeze________12/23 Quarterbacks Tell________12/23 The Rookies______________12/16 Second Chance _ 12/16,26 The Unkindest Cut _ 12/23 The Veterans_____________12/16 Video Jukebox____________12/2,5 Volunteers (CC)__________12/28 ‘In most cases, limited plays are described in last month's guide. Cover Photo: (Streisand) Spike Nannarello Please Note: Words of caution included before the ratings have been abbreviated. AS Adult situations. AL Adult language. AH Adult humor. V Violence

HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 001

HOME BOX OFFICE® DECEMBER 1986 M ROCKY IV / it CHRISTMAS"Xt RADIO" CITY MU8IC HALL %t WITHERSPOON/TU0BS „ CHAMPIONSHIP FIGHT H SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE V SPIES LIKE US

HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 003

MONDAY, DEC. 1 4:30 TREASURE OF THE FOUR 6:05 am FOR BETTER/WORSE p. 170. CROWNS (PG) p. 11 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC) 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25)(CC) 7:00 GHOSTBUSTERS 7:00 REVENGE OF THE NERDS (PG)p.4(CC) 1:25 am MARIA'S LOVERS (R)p.18 3:00 FOR BETTER/WORSE p. 17 Ct 3:20 REVENGE OF THE NERDS 3:30 GREAT LOVE EXPER. p16 (R) p .22 (CC) THURSDAY, DEC. 4 5:00 THE NUTCRACKER p 10 5:30 am GREAT LOVE EXPER. p. 16 6:30 RAINBOW BRITE 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25)(CC) (G)p.17(CC)iffc 7:00 TELL ME THAT 8:00 NAKED FACE (R)p.21 (CC) YOU LOVE ME p.10 10:00 INSIDE THE NFLp.4 1:05 am GRANDVIEW. U.S.A. 10:00 RED SKELTON PRESENTS p.21 (R) p.14(CC) 11:00 THE COMPETITION (PG)p.6 2:45 A CHANGE OF SEASONS 1:30 pm SECOND THOUGHTS (PG) p. 10 (R) p.15tf 3:30 GREAT LOVE EXPER. p. 16 4:30 REALLY WEIRD TALES 4:30 4 A FRIEND IN DEEDp.16 “All’s Well/Strange” (:29) TUESDAY, DEC. 2 3:00 AMAZING/BLUNDEN (G) p 8 5:00 am HE MAKES ME FEEL LIKE 5:00 THE LEGEND OF BILLIE JEAN DANCIN’ p.22 (PG-13; 1.35) (CC) Ct 6:00 TROUBLE WITH GRANDPA 7:00 SWORD OF GIDEON P-17 p.15(CC)*V 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK ( 25) (CC) 9:30 THE TALK SHOW p.8 7:00 MASSIVE RETALIATION p.10 10:00 FINDERS KEEPERS 8:30 SWORD OF GIDEON (R)p.14(CC) p.i5(CC) 11:40 THE ROSEBUD BEACH HOTEL 11:00 BULLSHOT (PG) p. 11 (R) p.22 12:30 pm THE TALK SHOW p 8 1:05 am THE COTTON CLUB 1:00 HIGHPOINT (PG) p.10 (R) p.6 (CC) Ct 2:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX ( 30) Ct 3:15 HOT RESORT (R> p.22 WEDNESDAY, DEC. 3 4:00 THE SURVIVAL SERIES 5:00 am THE CHRISTMAS THAT “CARIBOU: THE INCREDIBLE ALMOST WASN’T (G) p. 17 JOURNEY” p.16 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Dark and 5:00 JOEY (PG) p.22 Ct Stormy Night” (:25)(CC) 7:00 REVOLUTION (PG)p 20 Ct 7:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p. 11 9:00 COMIC RELIEF: 9:00 REVOLUTION (PG) p.20 Ct BACKSTAGE PASS p.50 11:00 IF EVER 1 SEE YOU AGAIN 10:00 PHOBIA (R)p.21 (PG) p. 10 11:35 INTO THE NIGHT 1:00 pm THE CHRISTMAS THAT (R) p.22 (CC) ALMOST WASN’T (G) p. 17 1:35 am RIDER ON THE RAIN p. 18 2:30 BABY BLUE MARINE 3:35 DEAD & BURIED (PG) p. 10 (R)p.18 HBO SPORTS SERIES A month of excitement gets under way as teams clash over wild card berths and the play-offs begin. What is it like on the field? L.A. Raider Howie Long shares his thoughts on these “must win” contests. Plus Super Poll to the Super Bowl. 1:00. Dec. 4,5,6; 11,12,13; 18,19,20; 25,26,270 ★★★★★★★★★★★★A GHOSTBUSTERS The spirit world doesn’t have a prayer when this gang of ghostly exterminators goes to work. Bill Murray stars. (AL, V) PG-1:45. Dec. 1,5,11,16,24,27 (CC) December 7,22,25,27,31 (CC) ' The Making of Comic Relief Last March, HBO presented Comic Relief, one of the most popular entertainment specials—and successful fund-raising efforts—of the year. Come behind the scenes with Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg and Robin Williams for a warm and spirited look at the comedy community working together. Approx. 1:00. Dec. 3,8,14,25,30(0) 5

HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 004

GOODBYE NEW YORK Julie Hagerty Dennis Quaid Louis Gossett, Jr. A human astronaut and a lizardlike warrior from the enemy planet Dracon find themselves stranded on a hostile world. Can the Earth-man and the Drac overcome their personal animosity to survive together? (AL, V) PG-13; 1:48. December 6,10, 14,19,23,29 (CC)December 4,8,12 (CC) 6 NOT NECESSARILY THE TEAR IN REVIEW.... EXTRA EDITION Nothing is sacred in this look at the major events of 1986. You’ll see it only on HBO. :30. Dec. 20,22,25,28,31 December 4,10,16,20,28 Leaving her job and her unfaithful husband, a New York woman opts for a new life in Paris. When she oversleeps on her flight there and ends up in Tel Aviv, the fun begins. (AS.AL) R-1:31 December 8,13,18,21,23 TVE SEEN THAT FACE BEFORE j HBO spotlights rising Hollywood stars. DECEMBER 8 JULIE HAGERTY ■ Goodbye New York ■ Lost in America THE COTTON CLUB It was the most dazzling showplace of the 1920s, Harlem's most notorious nightspot. Richard Gere plays a musician caught up in the club’s dangerous world. (AL.GV) R-2:0Q. Dec. 2,5,20,25 (CC) (PG)p.4(CC)tf* 5:30 EMMET OTTER p.8 6:00 INSIDE THE NFL p40 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (25) (CCyrt 7:00 PERFECT (R-2:00)(CC) 2:50 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW SUNDAY, DEC. 7 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Cavern of 5:00 am TELL ME THAT Lost Dreams” (:25) (CC) YOU LOVE ME p.10 5:00 FLETCH (PG)p.4(CC)Tb 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CCyn 7:00 IF EVER 1 SEE YOU AGAIN 7:00 GOODBYE NEW YORK (R) p 6 (PG) p.10 8:30 LOST IN AMERICA 9:00 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p. 11 (R-1:31)(CC) 11:00 BABY BLUE MARINE 10:00 COMIC RELIEF: (PG) p.10 BACKSTAGE PASS p.5 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW DOUBLE I feature! I FRIDAYS 1 on 0BQ H SHAPE UP DECEMBER 5 Perfect Heavenly Bodies HOTEL HUINKS DECEMBER 12 Hot Resort The Rosebud Beach Hotel OUT OF TIME,! OUT OF PLACE DECEMBER 19 Starman Enemy Mine CHEVY CHASE DECEMBER 26 Fletch Spies Like Us 7

HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 005

TUESDAY, DEC. 9 4:30 BABAR/CHRISTMAS p. 17 5:00 SEEMS LIKE OLD TIMES 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC)0 (PG)p.15 7:00 SECOND THOUGHTS (PG) p10 7:00 MOVING VIOLATIONS 9:00 MOVING VIOLATIONS (F*G-13)p.14(CC) (PG-13)p.14(CC) 8:30 NOT NEC. THE NEWS p.60 10:30 NOT NEC. THE NEWS p.6 10:50 REAL GENIUS (PG)p.8(CC) 10:00 ENEMY MINE 7:00 THE COMPETITION (PG-13)p.6(CC)fk (PG) p.6 11:55 THE WARRIOR AND THE 9:30 THE NUTCRACKER: SORCERESS (R)p.18 A FANTASY ON ICE p. 10 1:20 am BREAKING/RULES (R)p 18 11:00 MEMORIES NEVER DIE p.10 2:55 REALLY WEIRD TALES 1:00 pm ENEMY MINE “Cursed With Charisma” (:30) (PG-13)p.6(CC)«n> 3:30 NICKEL MOUNTAIN p.14 THURSDAY, DEC. 11 4:00 FOR BETTER OR 5:00 am 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER FOR WORSE p. 17 rk THE SEA p.17 4:30 BABY BLUE MARINE 6:00 FOR BETTER/WORSE p. 17 (PG) p.10 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK ( 25) (CC)Ct 6:00 GHOSTBUSTERS 7:00 FANDANGO (PG)p21 (PG)p.4(CC)HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FRIDAY, DEC. 12 4:00 REAL GENIUS 5:30 am HE MAKES ME FEEL p.22 (PG)p.8(CC) 6:00 INSIDE THE NFL p.4December 5,10,16,21,25 MUPPET Characters © Hanson Associates. Inc. 1977 8 HBO SPORTS EXCLUSIVE World Championship Boxing ■ WBA HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT TIM WITHERSPOON VS. TONY TUBBS This WBA rematch will go a long way in deciding the ultimate heavyweight champion of the world. The winner will meet the WBC champ in a bout to unify those two titles. Will it be hard-punching Tim Witherspoon, current WBA champ, or Tony Tubbs—out to avenge his only defeat? Also see '84 Olympic Gold Medalist Tyrell Biggs in a 10-round preliminary bout. December 13,17,21,26,29 (CC) LIVE! DECEMBER 12 9

HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 006

ONHBO I, Desire Is a vampire stalking Hollywood? David Naughton is a coroner’s clerk whose curiosity leads him into danger. (AS.MV) 1:35. Dec. 5,11,22,27,31 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. (AS, AL) PG-1:26. December 3,8,11,16,20 The Mating Game Debbie Reynolds stars in this '59 farce as a farmer’s daughter who keeps an IRS agent in a state of confusion. (AS) 1:36. Dec. 9,17,22,26 Highpoint A tongue-in-cheek adventure with plenty of action. The CIA and the Mafia are on the trail of a man who double-crossed them both. (AL, V) PG-1:26. December 2,12,17,21,29 Massive Retaliation Three couples fortify their homes against the consequences of world war. But their children are left stranded after a nuclear blast. (AL, V) 1:29. Dec. 2,5,15,31 Tell Me That You Love Me When a journalist researches a story on battered women, she begins to discover some disturbing parallels to her own home life. (AS,AL) 1:31. Dec. 4,7,12,16,29 The Pilot When burdened with marital and career frustrations, an airline pilot hits the bottle. A near-miss causes him to seek help. Will it be in time? (AL) PG-1:38. Dec. 8,18,28 Memories Never Die what happens when a woman returns home after six years in a clinic for the mentally disturbed? Lindsay Wagner stars in this moving drama. With Gerald McRaney. (AS) 1:36. Dec. 5,10,20,23,29 The Nutcracker: A Fantasy on ice A special holiday gift for the family. Dorothy Hamill, Robin Cousins and Jo Jo Starbuck transform the Nutcracker ballet into a charming ice skating spectacle. 1:22. Dec. 4,10,15,21,27,30 Second Thoughts when lawyer Lucie Arnaz finds out she's going to be a mother, she wonders if her boyfriend has what it takes to be a father. (AS,AL) PG-1:38. Dec. 4,9,15,24 If Ever I See You Again A widower’s long-dormant passion is rekindled when he looks up an old flame. Will they get a second chance at love? With Shelley Hack. (AS,AL) PG-1:45. December 3,8,12,23 10 Twilight Time Kari Malden stars in this touching drama as an elderly man who returns to his Yugoslav village from America to care for his grandchildren. (AS) PG^ A2. Dec. 3,8,18,26 Treasure of the Four Crowns Daredevil fortune hunters invade the fortress of a religious charlatan to get ancient, jeweled crowns with supernatural powers. (AL, V) PG-1:40. December 1,6,12,17,23 SATURDAY, DEC. 13 3:00 JOEY (PG) p.22 O 5:05 am JOEY (PG) p.22 O 5:00 BILL COSBY “HIMSELF 7:00 BILL COSBY “HIMSELF" (PG) p.22 (PG) p.22 7:00 CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY 9:00 INSIDE THE NFL p 40 MUSIC HALLp.120 10:00 FLETCH 8:00 WILD GEESE II (PG)p.4(CC)0 (R)p.9(CC) 12:00 A FRIEND IN DEED p16 10:00 FLETCH 12:30 pm BULLSHOT (PG) p. 11 (PG)p.4(CC)0 2:00 THE SURVIVAL SERIES 11:40 STRANGERS KISS (R) p.21 “CARIBOU: THE INCREDIBLE 1:15 am GOODBYE NEW YORK (R) p.6 JOURNEY” p. 16 2:50 RIDER ON THE RAIN p.18 SUNDAY, DEC. 14 4:00 RED SKELTON PRESENTS p.21 5:00 am STARMAN (PG) p.22 (CC) o 5:00 STARMAN (PG) p.22 (CC) O 7:00 FRAGGLE ROCK (.25) (CC)0 7:00 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE 7:30 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE (PG) p.19(CC)0 (PG)p.19(CC)0 9:00 COMIC RELIEF: 9:30 KID COLTER (PG) p. 16 (CC) BACKSTAGE PASS p.50 11:30 MICKI & MAUDE 10:00 ENEMY MINE (PG-13)p.15(CC) (PG-13)p.6(CC)0 1:30 pm ENEMY MINE 11:55 REVENGE OF THE NERDS (PG-13)p.6(CC)0 (R)p.22(CC) 3:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wembley’s 1:30 am A CHANGE OF SEASONS Wonderful Whoopie Water” (R) p.150 (:25)(CC) 3:15 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW MONDAY, DEC. 15 3:00 AMAZING/BLUNDEN (G) p.8 5:30 am FOR BETTER OR 5:00 RAINBOW BRITE FOR WORSE p.170 (G) p.17 (CC)O 6:00 BABAR AND FATHER 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Perfect CHRISTMAS p. 170 Blue Rollie” (:25) (CC)O 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC)0 7:00 A PASSAGE TO INDIA 7:00 THE NUTCRACKER: (PG) p.22(CC)0 A FANTASY ON ICE p.10 10:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS 8:30 PHAR LAP (PG)p.14(CC) p.60 10:30 NOT NEC. THE NEWS p 60 10:30 NAKED FACE (R)p.21 (CC) 11:00 MASSIVE RETALIATION p.10 12:20 am PHOBIA (R) p.21 12:30 pm SECOND THOUGHTS (PG) p.10 1:55 REVOLUTION (PG)p.20o 2:30 THE TALK SHOW p 8 4:00 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW TUESDAY, DEC. 16 7:00 GRANDVIEW (R)p.14(CC) 6:00 am ZIGGY’S GIFT p. 17 9:00 TRAINING CAMP 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC)0 “The Rookies” (:29)0 7:00 BABY/MARINE (PG) p.10 9:30 TRAINING CAMP 8:30 THE COMPETITION (PG) p.6 “The Veterans" (:29) o 11:00 GH0STBUSTERS 10:00 TRAINING CAMP (PG)p.4(CC)0 “A Second Chance” (:27) o 1:00 pm TELL ME/YOU LOVE ME p.10 10:30 CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY 2:30 EMMET OTTER p.8 MUSIC HALL p.120 3:30 CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY 11:30 WARRIOR (R) p.18 MUSIC HALL p.120 12:55 am DEAD & BURIED (R)p.18 4:30 SWORD/GIDEON p. 15 (CC) O 2:35 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW Bullshot Detective movies of the ’30s take a } good-natured ribbing in this high-spirited parody. Captain Bullshot Crum-mond is hot on the trail of the evil villain who stole a secret formula from a scientist. (AS.AL) PG-1:22. Dec. 2,13,24,29 11

HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 007

inset Photos: John Seakwood HAPPY HOLIDAYS HBO HOLIDAY SPECIAL Hosted by Joel Grey with Leslie Uggams, Peggy Fleming, Robin Cousins and the Rockettes Here's a lavish holiday gif| for the whole family—a star] studded entertainment crel ated exclusively for HBCl Highlights from the annua Radio City Music Hall Chrisl mas show that has thrilled generations are just part o| this colorful salute to thl season. There's also spec! tacular ice skating, and a medley of favorite Chris! mas carols. If you can't go t| New"5York City for the fura this/is the nepct best thing ta being there! Approx. 1:0(1 Dec. 13,16,19,21,24 (H Radio Cit Music Ha ***** Get set for the music event of the year—Barbra Streisand's first full-length live concert performance in •20 years. And only HBO has it! At her Malibu ranch before a glittering celebrity audience, Streisand—recipient of two Oscars, a Tony, an Emmy and seven Grammys—sings the'hits that she made famous. Songs like People, Evergreen (Oscar winner for Best Song) and The Way We Were have become contemporary classics, and Streisand gives them new glitter and polish in this pot-to-be-missed concert special. 1 06 December 27

HBO Guide December 1986 - Page section : 008

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 17 5:00 am HE MAKES ME FEEL p.22 6:00 A FRIEND IN DEEDp.16 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC)0 7:00 MICKI& MAUDE (PG-13) p.15(CC) 9:00 FANDANGO (PG) p 21 O 10:30 THETALK SHOW p.8 11:00 THE MATING GAME p.10 1:00 pm TREASURE OF THE FOUR CROWNS (PG) p. 11 3:00 GREAT LOVE EXPER.p.16 4:00 HE MAKES ME FEEL LIKE DANCIN'p.22 5:00 HIGHPOINT (PG) p. 10 6:30 THE TALK SHOW p.8 7:00 WILD GEESE II (R) P 9 (CC) 9:00 ROSEBUD BEACH HOTEL (R) p.22 10:30 BEER(R) p 15(CC) 11:55 HOT RESORT (R) p.22 1:30 am MARIA’S LOVERS (R) p. 18 3:25 WILD GEESE II (R)p.9(CC) THURSDAY, DEC. 18 5:30 am THE SURVIVAL SERIES “CARIBOU: THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY” p. 16 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Red’s Blue Dragon" (:25) (CC) O 7:00 THE PILOT (PG)p.10 9:00 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE (PG)p.19(CC)0 11:00 FLETCH(PG)p.4(CC)0 1:00 pm NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS p.6A 1:30 TWILIGHT TIME (PG) p. 11 3:30 BABAR/CHRISTMAS p 170 4:00 KID COLTER (PG) p. 16 (CC) 6:00 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE (PG)p.l9(CQo 8:00 GYMKATA (R) p/22 9:30 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS p.60 10:00 INSIDE THE NFL p.4 0 11:00 GOODBYE NEW YORK (R)p 6 12:35 am FINDERS KEEPERS (R) p.14(CC) 2:15 NICKEL MOUNTAIN p. 14 3:45 GYMKATA (R) p.22 FRIDAY, DEC. 19 5:30 am FOR BETTER/WORSE p. 17 o 6:00 ZIGGY'S GIFT p.17 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK ( 25) (CC)0 7:00 PHAR LAP (PG) p.14 (CC) 9:00 ENEMY MINE (PG-13) p.6(CC)0 11:00 SWORD OF GIDEON p.i5(CC)o 1:30 pm CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL p. 120 2:30 RAINBOW BRITE (G) p.17(CC)0 4:00 BILL COSBY “HIMSELF" (PG) p.22 6:00 INSIDE THE NFLp.40 7:00 STARMAN (PG) p.22 (CC) O 9:00 ENEMY MINE (PG-13) p.6(CC)0 10:55 SWORD OF GIDEON p.15(CC)0 1:30 am INSIDE THE NFL p.40 2:30 GRANDVIEW. U.S.A. (R) p.14(CC) 4:10 A CHANGE OF SEASONS (R)p.150 SATURDAY, DEC. 20 5:00 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE 6:00 am 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER (PG) p.19(CC)0 THE SEA p.17 7:00 FEVER PITCH (R) p. 15 7:00 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE 9:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE YEAR (PG) p.19(CC)0 IN REVIEW p.6 O 9:00 INSIDE THE NFL p.40 9:30 THE COTTON CLUB 10:00 THE TALK SHOW p.8 (R) p.6(CC)0 10:30 BABY BLUE MARINE 11:45 BREAKING ALL THE RULES (PG) p. 10 (R) p.18 12:00 THE COMPETITION (PG) p.6 1:20 am REVOLUTION 2:30 pm MEMORIES NEVER DIE p.10 (PG) p.200 4:30 THE TALK SHOW p.8 3:25 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FINDERS KEEPERS Sinister crooks and clever con artists try to outsmart each other on a zany crosscountry train trip. (AL,MV,N) R-1:35. Dec. 2,8,18,24 (CC) The thrilling true story of the Australian racehorse who captured the world’s imagination in the ’30s. (AL) PG-1:47. Dec. 7,10,15,19,30 (CC) ■JH.iI.liMHIIJlW Jamie Lee Curtis is caught in a romantic triangle in this comedy/drama. With C. Thomas Howell. (AL,MV,N) R-1:37. Dec. 4,16,19,28 (CC) MOVING VIOLATIONS Four-wheeled wackiness from the creators of Police Academy. It’s a freeway free-for-all! (AS.AL.AH) PG-13; 1:30. Dec. 9,31 (CC) Two teenagers and a middle-aged man form a romantic triangle in this drama based on the novel by John Gardner. (AS.AL, V.BN) 1:28. December 1,7,10,18 14 ACHANGE OF SEASONS Marriage vows take a holiday when a husband and wife try out younger mates on a Vermont vacation. Shirley MacLaine stars in this comedy brimming with laughter and love. (AL.N) R-1:42. Dec. 4,14,19

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SUNDAY, DEC. 21 5:00 SEEMS/OLD TIMES (PG) p. 15 5:45 am SEEMS/OLD TIMES (PG) p 15 7:00 SPIES LIKE US 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC)O (PG)p.19(CC) 8:00 SPIES LIKE US 9:00 CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY (PG) p.19(CC) MUSIC HALL p. 120 10:00 EMMET OTTER p 8 10:00 WILD GEESE II 11:00 FANDANGO (PG) p.21 O (R)p.9(CC) 12:30 pm CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY 11:55 BEER(R) p.15(CC) MUSIC HALL p. 12 O 1:20 am NAKED FACE (R)p.21 (CC) 1:30 THE NUTCRACKER p.10 3:10 REALLY WEIRD TALES 3.00 HIGHPOINT (PG) p.10 “I’ll Die Loving'' (:28) 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK ( 25) (CC)0 3:40 GOODBYE NEW YORK (R)p 6 MONDAY, DEC. 22 4:30 THE MATING GAME p. 10 5:30 am SURVIVAL SERIES p 16 6:30 THE BELLS OF FRAGGLE 6:30 THE BELLS OF FRAGGLE ROCK p.17 (CC) ROCK p.17 (CC) 7:00 BILL COSBY “HIMSELF 7:00 1, DESIRE p10 (PG) p.22 « 9:00 BILL COSBY (PG) p.22 9:00 ROCKY IV (PG) fc.5 (CC) O 11:00 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE 10:35 NOT NECESSARILY THE YEAR (PG)p.19(CC)0 IN REVIEW p.60 1:00 pm NOT NECESSARILY THE YEAR 11:05 GYMKATA (R) p.22 IN REVIEW p.60 12:40 am DEAD & BURIED (R) p. 18 1:30 ROCKY IV (PG)p.5(CC)0 2:20 THE ROSEBUD BEACH HOTEL 3:00 SURVIVAL SERIES p.16 (R) p.22 4:00 A FRIEND IN DEED p.16 3:45 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW TUESDAY, DEC. 23 5:00 FLETCH (PG)p4(CC)0 6:00 am FOR BETTER/WORSE p 17 o 7:00 STARMAN (PG) p.22 (CC) O 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC)O 9:00 TRAINING CAMP 7:00 MEMORIES NEVER DIE p. 10 “Quarterbacks” (:27) o 9:00 TREASURE OF THE FOUR 9:30 TRAINING CAMP CROWNS (PG) p. 11 "California Freeze” (27) o 11:00 ENEMY MINE 10:00 TRAINING CAMP (PG-13)p.6(CC)0 “The Unkindest Cut” (:25) o 1:00 pm IF EVER 1 SEE YOU AGAIN 10:30 FEVER PITCH (R) p. 15 (PG)p.10 12:20 am GOODBYE NEW YORK (R) p. 15 3:00 FOR BETTER/WORSE p. 17 O 1:55 PHOBIA (R)p.21 3:30 THE CHRISTMAS THAT 3:30 ENEMY MINE ALMOST WASN'T (G) p. 17 (PG-13)p.6(CC)«n WEDNESDAY, DEC. 24 3:30 BABAR/CHRISTMAS p 170 5:30 am ZIGGY’S GIFT p. 17 4:00 SPIES (PG) p.19(CC) 6:00 BABAR/CHRISTMAS p.17 O 6:00 RED SKELTON PRESENTS p.21 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (.25) (CC)0 7:00 CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY 7:00 RAINBOW (G) p.17 (CC) O MUSIC HALL p.120 8:30 CHRISTMAS AT RADIO CITY 8:00 SANTA CLAUS: THE MOVIE MUSIC HALL p. 120 (PG) p.19(CC)0 9:30 BULLSHOT (PG) p. 11 10:00 GHOSTBUSTERS 11:00 SECOND THOUGHTS (PG) p. 10 (PG) p.4 (CC) O 1:00 pm GHOSTBUSTERS 11:50 FINDERS (R) p. 14 (CC) (PG)p.4(CC)0 1:30 am RED SKELTON PRESENTS p.21 3:00 ZIGGY’S GIFT p 17 2:25 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW 16 HBO FAMILY SHOWCASE A Friend In Deed Teenage Billie lacks self-confi-dence. But she learns that by helping others, she can gain self-respect. :29. December 4,9,13,17,22 Caribou: The Incredible Journey This final episode of the series shows the habits of the North American reindeer, known as caribou, in their natural surroundings. :49. December 3,9,13,18,22 The Great Love Experiment A shy teenager becomes the subject of an unusual psychology experiment at school. :46. December 1,4,17,28 The Itouble With Grandpa Grandpa isn't himself lately. Is he getting senile? Teenage Dori worries about what will happen. :29. Dec. 2,8,25,29 The Bells off FraggleRock It's time for the annual Festival of the Bells, the Fraggles' own special winter holiday. But Gobo is beginning to doubt the reality of the old, traditional myths and legends. :25. Dec. 22,25,28(CC) Babar and Father Christmas King Babar, the elephant, and his family live in the land of Celeste-ville. When the young elephants learn about Father Christmas and the gifts he delivers to human children, they want the same treats. :25. Dec. 5,9,15,18,24 December 3,12,23 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea What kind of monster is destroying ships in the Seven Seas? An animated underwater adventure based on the story by Jules Verne. :50. Dec. 8,11,20,26,31 Catch the early FRAGGLE ROCK episodes. A different one every weekday! See schedule. Ziggy becomes a street-corner Santa! He collects money for the needy. But is his boss donating to the poor—or to his own pocket? :25. Dec. 8,11,16,19,24 Kid Colter A Boston teenager's first visit to the Northwest is an experience he'll never forget! With Jim Stafford (B.J. and the Bear).(AL.MV) PG-1:44. December 10, 14,18,26,29{CC) For Better or For Worse “The Bestest Present It looks like a sad Christmas for little Elizabeth Patterson when she loses her favorite bunny. A heartwarming animated special. :23. December 1,11,15,19,23

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Rules Two guys at an amusement park chase girls, gangsters and a diamond hidden inside a toy mouse. (AS.AL.N) R-1 30. Dec. 1,5,10,20,28 The Warrior and the Sorceress David Carradine plays a wandering warrior priest in this action-filled sword and sorcery epic. (V,N) R-1.20. Dec. 10,16,25,28 Dead & Burled A small-town sheriff tries to solve a series of macabre murders in this gripping thriller. (AL.GV) R-1:34. Dec. 3,16,22 Maria’s Lovers A smoldering romantic drama with Nastassja Kinski and John Savage. (AL.N) R-1:49. Dec. 1,6,17 Rider on the Rain A tantalizing murder mystery set in France. Charles Bronson stars. (V,R) 1:54. Dec. 3,9,13,25 18 CHRISTMAS 3:30 TROUBLE/GRANDPA p.17 5:00 am EMMET OTTER p.8 4:00 JOEY (PG) p.22 6:00 BILL COSBY (PG)p.22 6:00 BILL COSBY (PG) p.22 8:00 AMAZING/BLUNDEN (G) p.8 8:00 ROCKY IV (PG) p.5 (CC) 3:35 RIDER ON THE RAIN p.18 FRIDAY, DEC. 26 6:00 INSIDE THE NFL p.4 O 5:35 am 20,000 LEAGUES p.17 7:00 FLETCH 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Beginnings" (PG)p.4(CC)0 (:25)(CC) 9:00 SPIES LIKE US 7:00 THE MATING GAMEp.10 (PG) p.19(CC) 9:00 SPIES UKE US (PG) p.19(CC) 10:45 REVENGE OF THE NERDS (R) p.22 (CC) 11:00 TWILIGHT TIME (F*G) p. 11 12:20 am INSIDE THE NFL p.4 10:15 ROCKY IV (PG) p.5 (CC) (R)p.21(CC) 2:30 STARMAN (PG) p.22 (CC) Ct> 3:40 HOT RESORT (R) p.22 SUNDAY, DEC. 28 4:45 THE COMPETITION (PG) p.6 5:30 am THE COMPETITION (PG) p.6 7:00 REVOLUTION (PG)p.20HBO SNEAK PREVIEW Pssstt! The code word is comedy when two of America’s favorite funnymen bumble their way around the world as secret agents. Chevy Chase and Dan Aykroyd play Federal tumblers picked as the perfect duo for a Mideast mission. Perfect, that is, as unwitting decoys for the real spy caper! Pursued from Pakistan to Russia, the goofy guys run right into a secret Soviet rocket site. Whoops! Looks like World War III! Directed by John Landis (National Lampoon's Animal House). Donna Dixon co-stars. (AL.AH.MV) PG-1:42. December 21,24,26,30 (CC) Dudley Moore John Lithgow ; What better way to spend "the sea- | son to be jolly” than with everyone’s favorite gift-giver? This lavish fantasy offers the fun-filled adventures of > Santa (David Huddleston) and a mischievous elf (Dudley Moore). (AL) PG-1:48. Dec. 14,18,20,22,24 (CC) DECEMBER A WEEK OF COMEDY HITS! 25 BILL COSBY' HIMSELF'' 29 TEEN WOLF 26 FLETCH 27 GHOSTBUSTERS 28 SECRET ADMIRER 30 VOLUNTEERS 31 MOVING VIOLATIONS REVENGE OF THE NERDS Teen Wolf is a trademark of Atlantic Entertainment Group Santa Claus: The Movie Is a trademark of 6 Calash Corporation, N.V. 1965. AH Rights Reservec 19





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