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HBO Guide February 1987 - Page section : 002

MOVIES American Dreamer (CC)_________Pg. 18 Atlantic City________________18 The Best of Times (CC) _ 6 Better Off Dead (CC)_________21 The Boy in Blue (CC)_________ 5 C.H.U.D______________________14 The Clan of the Cave Bear (CC)___________19 Creature (CC)________________14 Delivery Boys________________14 Desperately Seeking Susan (CC)___________________21 Dreamchild___________________22 F/X (CC)_____________________ 5 The Final Terror_____________22 A Flash of Green_____________22 Fortress (CC)________________22 The Highest Honor____________14 House (CC)___________________20 Joshua Then and Now (CC)____________21 Just the Way You Are (CC)______________20 The Killing Fields (CC)_ 20 Lust in the Dust (CC)________14 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (CC)__________21 The Man with One Red Shoe (CC)____________20 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 Maxie(CC)___________________ 7 Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (CC)__________21 Morons from Outer Space_________________20 A Nightmare on Elm St., Part 2 (CC)_________________22 Night of the Comet (CC) _ 22 Nighthawks (CC)_____________21 Out of Africa (CC)__________12 The Purple Rose of Cairo (CC)_______________20 The Quick and the Dead____________________19 The Terminator (CC)_________18 Uphill All the Way__________15 Victory_____________________22 White Nights (CC)___________15 Wildcats (CC)_______________10 Windy City (CC)_____________18 Youngblood (CC)_____________ 6 ORIGINAL PROGRAMS Bob Goldthwait Share the Warmth _ Pg. 6 Bruce Willis The Return of Bruno_________13 Don Johnson’s Heartbeat_______________________ 4 Flashback The Great Plague________________22 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 Ybrk 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. HBO Showcase: Control _ 10 The Hitchhiker__________________15 Not Necessarily the News______________________ 4 Paul Rodriguez I Need the Couch________22 The Talk Show_________________ 7 * FAMILY SHOWCASI Fraggle Rock (CC)___Pg. 16 HBO Family Playhouse: The Truth About Alex _ 5 HBO Family Showcase______________16,17 The Survival Series: Gorilla__________________18 DAYTIMB ON HBO Body Rock______________Pg. 8 Casey’s Shadow______________ 8 Chariots of Fire____________ 9 Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen_______ 8 Funny Lady__________________ 8 The Oklahoma City Dolls (CC)_______________ 9 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. February is full of excitement! Nobody Brings It Home Like The Best of Times HBO Showcase: Control The Pursuit of D. B. Cooper______ Raintree County________ Roller Boogie__________ A Shining Season_______ Threshold______________ Vanishing Wilderness LIMITED PLAYS Critters____________ Fright Night (CC)_ Humor and the Presidency____ The Longshot________ Mommie Dearest _ Murphy’s Romance (CC)______ Robin Williams An Evening at the Met________ Silverado (CC)______ 'In most cases, limited plays are described in last month's guide. (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. R: Restricted. (In theatrical showings, no one under 17 is admitted unless accompanied by a parent or guardian.)

HBO Guide February 1987 - Page section : 003

Looking for the news—but not necessarily? Turn to the leader in the field of up-to-the-minute humor. :30. Feb. 7,10,13,19,22,25 4 SUNDAY, FEB. 1 5:30 am A SHINING SEASON p.8 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Trial of Cotterpin Doozer p.i6(CC) 7:00 BODY ROCK (PG-13) p.8 5:15 A SHINING SEASON p.8 7:00 OUT OF AFRICA (PG) p.12(CC) 12:30 am THE FINAL TERROR (R) p.22 2:00 LUST IN THE DUST (R)p.14(CC) 3:30 WINDY CITY (R) p. 18 (CC) 5:00 DREAMCHILD (PG) p.22 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The River of Life" p.16(CC) 12:45 am FORTRESS p.22 (CC) ft 2:15 C.H.U.D.(R)p.14 3:45 BOY IN BLUE (R) p.5 (CC) DOM JOHNSON’S Music Video Feature HEARTBEAT In Hollywood talk, "F/X” means special effects, the art of movie illusion. Rollie Tyler (Bryan Brown) is an expert, and the Justice Department wants to use his talents to make a turncoat mobster disappear after testifying in a crucial case. Rollie plans a fake murder, not knowing that the next planned death will be real—his own! A fast-paced hit thriller. (AL, V) R-1:48. February 7,10,13,16,19,22 (CC) February 4,8,12,20,23 (CC) A high school football star’s world is shaken when he learns that his best friend is gay. Scott Baio plays the teenager who must deal with the revelation. An original drama only on HBO. Sensitive content suitable for teen and adult audiences. :50. Feb. 9,13,15,17,23,28

HBO Guide February 1987 - Page section : 004

On Location. BOB GOLDTHWAIT People magazine called him "king of maniacal comedy.” But "maniacal” may not be strong enough for this one-man wrecking crew. Be warned though: he's totally unpredictable and more than a little off the wall I (AL) 1:00. February 21,24(0) THE BEST OF TIMES Robin Williams Kurt Russell Who doesn't want a second chance? Bank VP Robin Williams dropped a winning pass in a high school football game 12 years ago. Now he’s out to restage the game in this comedy/drama. (AS, AL) PG-13; 1:44. Feb. 8,11,14,17,20,23 (CC) YOUNGBLOOD Rob Lowe Can Dean Youngblood make it in the hard-knocks world of Canadian hockey? Rob Lowe learns the hard way in this entertaining blend of fast-paced ice action and behind-the-scenes romance. (AL, V,N) R-1:50. Feb. 15,19,23,27 (CC) 6 THURSDAY, FEB. 5 4:00 MURPHY'S ROMANCE 5:30 am THE BLUNDER’S SHOW p. 17 (PG-13;1:48) (CC) 6:00 VELVETEEN RABBIT p 160 6:00 MAD MAX/THUNDERDOME 6:30 FRAG6LE ROCK “Boober’s (PG-13) p.21 (CC)O Dream”p.16(CC) 8:00 MISSING IN ACTION 2: THE 7:00 CASEY’S SHADOW (PG) p.8 BEGINNING (R) p.21 (CC) 9:00 NIGHT OF THE COMET 10:00 OUT OF AFRICA (PG-13)p.22(CC) (PG)p.12(CC)0 I 11:00 OUT OF AFRICA 12:45 am THE FINAL TERROR (R) p.22 I (PG)p.12(CC)0 2:15 MAD MAX/THUNDERDOME 2:00 pm THE BLUNDER'S SHOW p. 17 (PG-13) p.21 (CC)O 2:30 PLATYPUS COVE p.16 4:05 COMET (PG-13) p.22 (CC) | FRIDAY, FEB. 6 3:00 LOSER TAKE ALL p. 17 6:00 am LOSER TAKE ALL p 17 3:30 UPS & DOWNS p.160 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Mokey & the 5:30 CRITTERS (PG-13; 1:25) Minstrels” p. 16 (CC) O 7:00 MORONS FROM OUTER SPACE 7:00 VANISHING WILDERNESS (PG-13) p.20 (G) p.8 8:30 THE TERMINATOR 8:30 JUSTTHEWAYYOUARE (R)p.18(CC) (PG)p.20(CC) 10:30 BETTER OFF DEAD 10:30 THE TALK SHOW p.7 (PG) p.21 (CC) 11:00 ROLLER BOOGIE 12:10 am LUST IN THE DUST (PG) p.8 (R)P 14(CC) 1:00 pm BETTER OFF DEAD 1:40 WINDY CITY (R) p. 18 (CC) (PG) p.21 (CC) 3:25 CRITTERS (PG-13;1:25) SATURDAY, FEB. 7 7:00 HBO Super Saturday 5:00 am FAMILY OF STRANGERS p. 16 F/X (R) p.5 (CC) O 6:00 FUNNY LADY (PG)p.8 9:00 BRUCE WILLIS: THE RETURN 8:30 DREAMCHILD OF BRUNO p.130 (PG) p.22 10:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS 10:00 DESPERATELY SEEKING • FEBRUARY EDITION p.4 O SUSAN (PG-13) p.21 (CC) 10:30 THE HIGHEST HONOR 12:00 A SHINING SEASON p 8 (R)p.14 2:00 pm FAMILY OF STRANGERS p. 16 12:15 am DESPERATELY SEEKING 3:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE SUSAN (PG-13) p.21 (CC) (PG) p.90 2:00 F/X (R) p.5 (CC)O 5:00 THE PURSUIT OF 3:50 BRUCE WILLIS: THE RETURN D.B. COOPER (PG) p.8 OF BRUNO p.130 SUNDAY, FEB. 8 5:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “The River 5:00 am THE MAN WITH ONE RED ofUfe” p.16(CC)o [ SHOE (PG) p.20 (CC) 5:30 THE MAN WITH ONE RED 6:30 IN SEARCH OF THE WOW SHOE (PG) p.20 (CC) WOW WIBBLE... p. 160 7:00 THE BEST OF TIMES 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The River (PG-13) p.6(CC) of Life" p.16(CC)0 9:00 BOY IN BLUE (R) p.5 (CC) 8:00 THE BEST OF TIMES 10:40 A NIGHTMARE ON ELM ST. (PG-13)p.6(CC) PART 2 (R) p.22 (CC) 10:00 A FLASH OF GREEN p.22 12:10 am CLAN/BEAR (R) p 19 (CC)O 12:00 RAINTREE COUNTY p8 1:55 CREATURE (R) p. 14 (CC) O 3:00 pm BODY ROCK (PG-13)p.80 3:35 A FLASH OF GREEN p.22 Super Saturdays THIS MONTH ON HBO! FEBRUARY 7 ■ F/X ■ BRUCE WILLIS: THE RETURN OF BRUNO FEBRUARY 14 ■ WILDCATS ■ HBO SHOWCASE: CONTROL FEBRUARY 21 ■ WHITE NIGHTS ■ On Location: BOB GOLDTHWAIT FEBRUARY 28 ■ HBO Pictures THE QUICK AND THE DEAD ■ NIGHTHAWKS THE TALK SHOW Burt Lancaster (HBO Showcase: Control) is one of the featured guests on this new interview show. :30. February 3,6,11,17,21,26 MAXIE Prim secretary Glenn Close finds herself taken over by the spirit of a 1920s flapper. (AS,AL) PG-1:38. February 16,21,25 (CC)

HBO Guide February 1987 - Page section : 005

DAYTIME ONHBOI Roller Boogie Linda Blair is a roller-skating rich girl who skids into trouble with mobsters who want to take over the local rink. A light-hearted comedy/drama. (AS.AL) PG-1:44. February 2,6,11,15,24 Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen Chan fans, rejoice! The number one detective comes out of retirement to track a maniacal San Francisco killer. Peter Ustinov stars. (AS.AL) PG-1:32. February 15,19,24,27 Casey's Shadow Ornery horse trainer Walter Matthau is determined to enter his new colt in the big race—against all odds. A comedy/drama with exciting quarter horse racing sequences. Alexis Smith co-stars. (AS, AL) PG-1:56. February 2,5,10,13,22,25 Ralntree County Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor in an epic 1957 Civil War drama of a young dreamer trapped into marriage by a southern belle. 2:49. February 3,8,13,25 A Shining Season Timothy Bottoms gives a moving performance in the true story of a courageous young track star who won’t give up in the face of cancer. With Rip Torn. (AS) 1:40. Feb. 1,7,10,19,23,27 The Pursuit of DlB. Cooper Legendary skyjacker D.B. Cooper parachuted over Oi egon with a hot $200,000— sending an insurance detective in rapid pursuit in this fast and funny film. (AS.AL,BN) PG-1:40. February 7,10,16,19,27 Vanishing Wilderness Rarely seen wonders of nature from the Arctic to the Everglades are featured in an unusual documentary. G-1:26. February 1,6,9,21 Funny Lady Barbra Streisand sings up a storm as Ziegfeld star Fanny Brice in this lavish musical biography. With James Caan. (AS.AL) PG-2:21. February 4,7,12,16,20 Body Rock A Brooklyn youth (Lorenzo Lamas) tries to break dance his way to stardom in this fast-paced musical drama. (AS,AL,BN) PG-13; 1:34. February 4,8,12,17,28 February 4,9,12,21,24,27 The Oklahoma City Dolls "Equal pay for equal play" demand the female factory workers who are cornered into playing a tough game of company football. Susan Blakely is star quarterback in this lively comedy/drama. With Eddie Albert. 1:36. February 3,12,15,23,28(CC) Chariots of Fire I The Best Picture Oscar went to this dynamic true story of two men whose athletic talent and religious conviction brought them glory in the 1924 Olympics. With Ian Charleson, Ben Cross. (AS.AL) PG-1:59. February 7,13,18,23,26 4:30 NIGHT OF THE COMET 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “All Work & (PG-13) p.22 (CC) All Play” p.16(CC)«n> 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK(:25)(CC) 8:30 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS 7:00 A SHINING SEASON p.8 - FEBRUARY EDITION p.4FEBRUARY EDITION p 4 (R) p.14 1:30 THE PURSUIT OF 2:05 THE KILLING FIELDS D.B. COOPER (PG) p.8 (R) p.20 (CC) 8:30 THE TALK SHOW p.7 7:00 DREAMCHILD (PG) p.22 9:00 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE 8:30 THE TALK SHOW p.7 (PG) p.20 (CC) 9:00 THE BEST OF TIMES 10:40 THE BEST OF TIMES (PG-13) p.6(CC) (PG-13) p.6(CC) 11:00 BETTER OFF DEAD 12:30 am TERMINATOR (FI) p. 18 (CC) (PG)p.21 (CC) 2:20 A NIGHTMARE ON ELM ST. 1:00 pm JUST THE WAY YOU ARE PART 2 (R) p.22 (CC) (PG) p.20 (CC) 3:50 UPHILL ALL THE WAY 3:00 UPS & DOWNS p.16 (PG) p. 15 THURSDAY, FEB. 12 4:00 ROCCO'SSTAR p. 16 5:30 am THE SURVIVAL SERIES p.18 4:30 BODY ROCK (PG-13) p.8 O 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wizard ol 6:30 CRITTERS (PG-13; 1:25) Fraggle Rock” p. 16 (CC) 8:00 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p 21 (CC) 7:00 MORONS FROM OUTER SPACE 10:00 BRUCE WILLIS: THE RETURN (PG-13) p.20 OF BRUNO p 130 8:30 FUNNY LADY (PG)p.8 11:00 THE CLAN OF THE CAVE BEAR 11:00 THE OKLAHOMA CITY DOLLS (R)p.19(CC)

HBO Guide February 1987 - Page section : 006

Guerrinl/Liaison Goldie Hawn High school teacher Molly McGrath has a lifelong dream. The daughter of a legendary football coach, she wants to follow in his footsteps. When a chance comes to coach at a tough inner:city school, she goes for it. The team has a near-perfect record—they’ve lost every game but one! Gutsy Goldie Hawn takes to the field in this high-spirited comedy. (AL,t3N)R-'\ A6. February 14,17,20,23 (CC) February 14,17,22,26 FEBRUARY 6 ■ Morons from Outer Space ■The Terminator "I'VE SEEN THAT FACE BEFORE'' FEBRUARY 13 BRIAN DENNEHY ■ F/X ■ Silverado IN CONCERT AND ON FILM FEBRUARY 20 ROBIN WILLIAMS ■ The Best of Times ■ Robin Williams An Evening at the Met NIGHT-UGHT THEATER FEBRUARY 27 ■ Fright Night ■ House FRIDAY, FEB. 13 4:00 OUT OF AFRICA 5:30 am FAMILY OF STRANGERS p. 16 (PG)p.12(CC)0 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Doozer 7:00 F/X(R)p.5(CC)0 Contest” p. 16 (CC) O 9:00 SILVERADO 7:00 RAINTREE COUNTY p.8 (PG-13;2:13) (CC)<0 10:00 TRUTH ABOUT ALEX p.5 11:15 PAUL RODRIGUEZ: “1 NEED 11:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE THE COUCH” p.220 (PG) p.9 12:15 am NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS 1:00 pm CASEY’S SHADOW (PG) p.8 -FEBRUARY EDITION p.4 0 3:00 VELVETEEN RABBIT p. 160 12:45 THE FINAL TERROR (R) p.22 3:30 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS -FEBRUARY EDITION p.4 2:15 OUT OF AFRICA (PG)p.12(CC)0 VALENTINE'S DAY 5:00 MAD MAX BEYOND 5:00 am LOSER TAKE ALL p. 17 THUNDERDOME 5:30 BETTER OFF DEAD (PG-13) p.21 (CC)HBO Super Saturday 7:30 THE PURPLE ROSE OF CAIRO WILDCATS (R)p.10(CC)HBO SHOWCASE: CONTROL 9:00 UPS & DOWNS p. 160 p.100 11:00 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE (PG) p.20 (CC) 10:30 THE BEST OF TIMES (PG-13) p.6(CC) 1:00 pm THE BEST OF TIMES (PG-13) p.6(CC) 12:20 am THE TERMINATOR (R)p.18(CC) 3:00 BETTER OFF DEAD 2:10 WINDY CITY (R) p.18(CC) (PG) p.21 (CC) 3:55 WILDCATS (R)p.10(CC)O SUNDAY, FEB. 15 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Beyond the 6:00 am DESPERATELY SEEKING Pond” p. 16 (CC) O SUSAN (PG-13) p.21 (CC) 5:00 DESPERATELY SEEKING 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “Beyond the SUSAN (PG-13) p.21 (CC) Pond” p.16(CC)0 7:00 YOUNGBLOOD (R)p.6(CC) 8:30 CHARLIE CHAN & CURSE OF 9:00 BRUCE WILLIS: THE RETURN THE DRAGON QUEEN (PG) p.8 OF BRUNO p.130 10:00 UPHILL ALL THE WAY 10:00 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p.21 (CC) (PG)p.15 11:45 HOUSE (R)p.20(CC) 11:30 TRUTH ABOUT ALEX p.50 1:20 am MISSING IN ACTION 2: THE 12:30 pm ROLLER BOOGIE (PG) p.8 BEGINNING (R) p.21 (CC) 2:30 THE OKLAHOMA CITY DOLLS 3:00 UPHILL/THE WAY (PG) p. 15 p.9 (CC) 4:30 BRUCE WILLIS p.130 MONDAY, FEB. 16 4:00 THE MAN WITH ONE RED 5:30 am IN SEARCH OF THE WOW SHOE (PG) p.20 (CC) WOW WIBBLE... p 160 5:30 HUMOR & PRESIDENCY (1:00) 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Red’s 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Gone/Not Club"p.16(CC) Forgotten” p. 16 (CC) O 7:00 FUNNY LADY (PG) p.8 7:00 MAXIE (PG) p.7(CC)0 9:30 MAXIE 9:00 ATLANTIC CITY (R)p.18 (PG) p.7 (CC) O 10:50 F/X (R) p.5 (CC) O 11:30 ROCCO'S STAR p.16 12:40 am HIGHEST HONOR (R)p.14 12:00 A FLASH OF GREEN p 22 2:25 THE CLAN OF THE CAVE BEAR 2:00 pm THE PURSUIT OF (R)p.19(CC)0 D.B. COOPER (PG) p.8 4:10 FORTRESS p.22(CC)0 11

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LATE Delivery Boys An appealing break dance comedy that’s filled with music and dancing. (AL,N) R-1:32. Feb. 2,20,25,28 February 1,6,19,25 (CC) C.H.U.D. Nuclear waste deposits are turning people into humanoids in this tongue-in-cheek horror film. (AL.GV) R-1:27. February 4,9,17,26 Creature Lurking on one of Saturn’s moons is a hungry, 20,000-year-old monster. A feast for sci-fi fans. (AL, V,N) R-1:35. February 3,8,18,23 (CC) February 7,10,16,22 14 TUESDAY, FEB. 17 4:00 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE 6:00 am THE BLUNDER'S SHOW p.17 (PG) p.20 (CC) 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (25) (CC yet 6:00 TRUTH ABOUT ALEX p.5 O 7:00 BETTER OFF DEAD 7:00 WILDCATS (R) p. 10(00)0 (PG) p.21 (CC) 9:00 THE HITCHHIKER p.150 9:00 THE TALK SHOW p 7 9:30 CONTROL p.100 9:30 HB0 SHOWCASE: CONTROL 11:00 BETTER OFF DEAD p.10 10:00 BRUCE WILUS: THE RETURN 10:00 FLASHBACK: THE GREAT OF BRUNO p.13 3:45 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p.21 (CC) THURSDAY, FEB. 19 4:30 A SHINING SEASON p.8 5:30 am WOW WOW WIBBLE p 16 6:30 UPHILL ALL THE WAY 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (:25) (CC) (PG) p. 15 7:00 THE PURSUIT OF 8:00 F/X (R) p.5 (CC) O D.B. COOPER (PG) p.8 10:00 THE HITCHHIKER 9:00 NOT NEC. THE NEWS p.4 “Perfect Order" p. 15 o 9:30 UPHILL ALL THE WAY 10:30 YOUNGBLOOD (R) p.6 (CC) (PG) p. 15 12:25 am NOT NEC. THE NEWS p.4 O 11:00 DREAMCHILD (PG) p.22 12:55 LUST IN THE DUST 12:30 pm CHARUE CHAN & CURSE OF (R) p.14(CC) THE DRAGON QUEEN (PG) p.8 2:25 WINDY CITY (R) p. 18 (CC) 2:00 LOSER TAKE ALL p. 17 4:10 THE HITCHHIKER 2:30 UPS & DOWNS p. 160 "Perfect Order" p15o FRIDAY, FEB. 20 5:00 DESPERATELY SEEKING 5:00 am PLATYPUS COVE p.16 SUSAN-(PG-13) p.21 (CC) 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Fraggle 7:00 THE BEST OF TIMES Wars" p.16(CC)0 (PG-13) p.6 (CC) 7:00 THE BEST OF TIMES 9:00 ROBIN WILLIAMS - (PG-13) p.6 (CC) AN EVENING AT THE MET 9:00 A FLASH OF GREEN p.22 (:59)February 21,25 (CC) February 17,19,21 MINUTEMAN Can an unexpected journey through time avert tragedy for a rich young couple? :30. Feb. 24,26,28February 11,15,19,24,28 15

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HBOE^ FAMILYvk SHOWCASE No Big Deal A high school teacher may be courting trouble when she asks her ninth graders to help a juvenile offender make a new start. Kevin Dillon (Heaven Help Us!) stars. 1:27. February 3,9,18,28 Ups ft Downs Two prep school seniors decide to see how many rules they can break without getting caught. 1:37. Feb. 6,11,14,19,27 February 5,10,20,25 The Velveteen Rabbit Can a toy animal ever hope to become real? A stuffed rabbit starts out as just another toy, but a little boy’s deep love brings it joyfully to life. Narrated by Christopher Plummer. :24. Feb. 5,9,13,18,24 February 3,12,16,22,27 In Search of the Wow Wow Wlbble Woggle Wazzle Woodle WOOl Emmy-winning composer/ performer Tim Noah dreamed up this celebration of the imagination. This colorful musical tour of the universe is a magical trip for the whole family. :55. Feb. 4,8,16,19,24,27 BEYOND THE POND Red discovers a mysterious, hidden underwater tunnel. :25. February 9,15 (CC) GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN Wembley finds a friend in a mudbunny who teaches him a moving lesson. :25. February 16,22(CC) MOKEY THEN AND NOW Mo-key, Wembley anti Boober are taken back in time to the days when Fr:aggles were bald. :25. Feb. 23(CC)February 1,6,10,14,19,23 the Blunder's Show The Blunders always try to do everything right—so why does everything always go wrong? A madcap animated show, exclusively on HBO. :28. Feb. 2,5,11,17,26 Family of Strangers Dominic is a widower with two daughters; Marie is a divorcee with one. Now they're getting married. The new “family'' gets a good start, but problems surface. :46. Feb. 2,7,13,18,26 THE SPORTING LIFE FEBRUARY 23 A full day of sports movies. 5jC SATURDAY, FEB. 21 7:00 HBO Super Saturday 5:00 am MAXIE (PG) p.7 (CC) O WHITE NIGHTS 7:00 VANISHING WILDERNESS (PG-13) p.15(CC)0 (G) p.8 9:30 THE HITCHHIKER 8:30 WHITE NIGHTS "Perfect Order” p.15 o (PG-13)p.15(CC)0 10:00 BOB GOLDTHWAiT “SHARE 11:00 THE TALK SHOW p.7 THE WARMTH” p.60 11:30 THRESHOLD (PG)p.9 11:00 MISSING 2 (R) p.21 (CC) 1:30 pm THE SURVIVAL SERIES p. 18 12:40 am HOUSE (R)p.20(CC) 2:30 OUT OF AFRICA 2:15 FORTRESS p.22 (CC)O (PG) p.12(CC)0 3:45 THE HITCHHIKER p.150 5:15 MAXIE (PG) p.7 (CC)O 4:15 ATLANTIC CITY (R) p. 18 SUNDAY, FEB. 22 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Gone/Not 6:05 am JUST THE WAY (PG) p.20 Forgotten” p. 16 (CC) o 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “Gone/Not 5:15 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE Forgotten” p. 16 (CC) O (PG) p.20 (CC) 8:30 MORONS FROM OUTER SPACE 7:00 THE KILLING FIELDS (PG-13) p.20 (R)p.20(CC)O 10:00 ROCCO'SSTAR p 16 9:30 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS 10:30 BETTER OFF DEAD •FEBRUARY EDITION p.40 (PG) p.21 (CC) 10:00 HBO SHOWCASE: CONTROL 12:30 pm NOT NEC. THE NEWS p.40 p.100 1:00 HBO SHOWCASE: CONTROL 11:30 TERMINATOR (R) p. 18 (CC) p.100 1:20 am F/X(R)p.5(CC)

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 25 5:00 am PLATYPUS COVE p.16 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Cave of One’s Own” p. 16 (CC) O 7:00 NIGHT OF THE COMET (PG-13) p.22 (CC) 9:00 MAXIE (PG) p 7 (CC) O 11:00 RAINTREE COUNTY p.8 2:00 pm NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS -FEBRUARY EDITION p.40 2:30 THE SURVIVAL SERIES “Gorilla” p.18 3:30 PLATYPUS COVE p. 16 5:00 CASEY'S SHADOW (PG) p.8 7:00 WHITE NIGHTS (PG-13)p.15(CC)0 9:15 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS •FEBRUARY EDITION p.4 10:00 JOSHUA THEN AND NOW (R)p.21(CC) 12:00 DELIVERY BOYS (R) p. 14 O 1:35 am ATLANTIC CITY (R) p 18 3:25 LUST IN THE DUST (R) p.14(CC) THURSDAY, FEB. 26 3:30 THE TALK SHOWp.7 5:00 am THE BLUNDER'S SHOW p. 17 4:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 5:30 FAMILY OF STRANGERS p. 16 (PG) p.9o 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wembley 6:00 DESPERATELY SEEKING & Great Race" p.16(CC)0 SUSAN (PG-13) p.21 (CC) 7:00 THE PURPLE ROSE OF CAIRO 8:00 VICTORY (PG>p.22 (PG) p.20 (CC) 10:00 THE HITCHHIKER 8:30 THE TALK SHOWp.7 “Minuteman” p 150 9:00 VICTORY (PG)p.22 10:30 CONTROL p. 10 3:20 DESPERATELY SEEKING 2:30 FAMILY OF STRANGERS p.16 SUSAN (PG-13)p.21 (CC) FRIDAY, FEB. 27 1:00 pm A SHINING SEASON p.8 5:05 am IN SEARCH OF THE WOW 3:00 UPS & DOWNS p. 160 WOW WIBBLE... p 16 0 5:00 THRESHOLD (PG)p.g 6:00 ROCCO'SSTAR p. 16 7:00 FRIGHT NIGHT 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Doozer (R-1:46)(CC)0 is as Doozer Does” 9:00 HOUSE (R)p 20 (CC) p.16(CC)0 10:35 BRUCE WILUS: THE RETURN 7:00 CHARLIE CHAN (PG)p 8 OF BRUNO p.130 8:30 FLASHBACK: THE GREAT 11:35 YOUNGBLOOD (R)p.6(CC) PLAGUE OF 1918 p.22 1:30 am THE KILLING FIELDS 9:30 DREAMCHILD (PG) p.22 (R) p.20(CC)O 11:00 THE PURSUIT OF 3:55 MISSING IN ACTION 2: THE D.B. COOPER (PG) p.8 BEGINNING (R)p.21 (CC) SATURDAY, FEB. 28 5:30 UPHILL/THE WAY (PG) p. 15 5:35 am AMERICAN DREAMER 7:00 HBO Super Saturday (PG) p.18(CC) THE QUICK AND THE DEAD 7:30 THE OKLAHOMA CITY DOLLS p.19(CC)0 p.9(CC) 8:30 THE HITCHHIKER 9:30 BODY ROCK (PG-13) p.8 O “Minuteman” p. 15 O 11:30 MORONS FROM OUTER SPACE 9:00 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p 21 (CC) (PG-13) p.20 10:45 THE FINAL TERROR (R)p.22 1:00 pm NO BIG DEAL p. 16 12:15 am JOSHUA THEN AND NOW 2:30 TRUTH ABOUT ALEX p.50 (R) P 21 (CC) 3:30 AMERICAN DREAMER 2:15 DELIVERY BOYS (R) p.140 (PG) p.18(CC) 3:50 QUICK/DEAD p.19(CC)0 American Dreamer Tom Conti and JoBeth Williams in an adventure romp straight from the pages of a thriller. (AL.MV) PG-1:45. February 3,9,18,28 (CC) The Terminator An unrelenting killing machine, Arnold Schwarzenegger pulverizes everything in his way in this action smash. (AL,GV,N) R-1:47. Feb. 6,11,14,22,26 (CC) Atlantic City This acclaimed drama earned five Oscar nominations, including Best Picture. Starring Burt Lancaster. (AL,V,N)R^M. February 3,12,16,21,25 Windy City John Shea stars as a struggling writer who just can’t bring himself to propose to the woman he loves, Kate Capshaw. (AS.AL) R-1:42. February 1,6,14,19,24 (CC) Gorilla The Survival Series A man's perilous struggle to return an orphaned baby gorilla to the African wilds. Narrated by David Niven. :52. February 4,12,17,21,25 18 HBQ Sam Elliott Tom Conti Kate Capshaw Guns are the law—the only law—in 1876 Wyoming. The McKaskells, settlers in this wild territory, are easy prey for the dangerous men who ride the range. Only one man can protect the family. But this mysterious stranger’s growing attraction to Duncan Mc-Kaskell’s beautiful wife begins to threaten their marriage. An epic Western based on the novel by Louis L’Amour. (AL.V) THE CLAN OF THE CAVE BEAR Daryl Hannah Can a Stone Age woman, a misfit in the tribe that adopted her, face a hostile world on her own? Daryl Hannah stars as a blonde beauty raised by a brutish Neanderthal clan. Cast out for breaking a tribal taboo, she must learn to survive—or die. Based on the best-selling novel by Jean M. Auel. (V,N,R) R-1:38. February 4,8,12,16,20 (CC)





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