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HBO Guide March 1983 - Page section : 002

MDA/1FS Page The Amateur 16 An American Werewolf in London 13 The Beast Within 8 Challenge to be Free 22 Chariots of Fire 5 Cheech & Chong’s Nice Dreams 19 Coach 10 The Earthling 4 Escape from New York 17 Evil Under the Sun 19 The Final Conflict 8 The Great Muppet Caper 4 Heartland 17 The High and the Mighty 7 I Ought To Be In Pictures 5 The Irishman 14 Kill and Kill Again 14 La Cage aux Folles II 11 The Legend of the Lone Ranger 18 Little Mo 11 Nighthawks 16 Nohoriy’s Perfekt 22 On the Right Track 18 Ordinary People 18 Ouest For Fire 6 Shoot the Moon__________ The Shootist ____________ Swamp Thing_____________ Wilderness Family Part II SPECIALS Blondie____ Boy Meets Girl ______ An Evening with Robin Williams Five American Guns _ Fleetwood Mac In Concert __________ George Jones: With a Little Help from His Friends____ HBO Magazine _______________ Not Necessarily the News____________________ Red Skelton’s More Funny Faces Rich Little’s Robin Hood__________ Separate Tables _______ Strippers Video Jukebox In March there will be more than just great movies on HBO. Stay tuned between shows March 12 and 13 to learn more about how HBO works. An American Werewolf in London BrainGames HBOnly I Ought To Be In Pictures with Exclusive HBOnlys! SPORTS Page SINGLE PI.AYS The Adventures of World Championship Boxing Braxton vs. Spinks (LIVE) 12 the Wilderness Family _ The Bad News Bears Mar. 13 Mar. 2 World Figure Skating Championships 16 Cannery Row Chanel Solitaire Mar. 3 Mar. 2 College Mar. 2 FAMILY SHOWCASE Page Consumer Reports presents The Smart Shopper Show Mar. 2 All Summer in a Day 21 Dragonslayer Mar. 1 BrainGames 20 Even More Benny Hill Mar. 1 Butch Minds the Baby 21 Gallipoli Mar. 12 The Cop and the Anthem 21 Making Love Mar. 12 Fraggle Rock 9 Marco Polo Jr. Mar. 4 Misunderstood Monsters 20 Modern Problems . Mar. 12 National Geographic Special: Man of the Serengeti National Geographic Special: The Violent Earth 20 21 Neighbors Olivia Newton-John In Concert On Golden Pond Mar. 13 Mar. 13 Mar. 12 Pardon Me for Living 21 Paternity Mar. 13 Split Cherry Tree 21 Ragtime Mar. 13 Treasures of the Snow 20 The Seduction Mar. 1 Sharky’s Machine . Mar. 12 The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office. Inc..Time & Life Bldg, Rockefeller Center, New York. NY 10020. J.O. Hey worth. President; Kevin 0. Senie. Treasurer, Carolyn K. McCandless, Secretary. © 1983 Home Box Office, Inc All rights reserved. A Stranger Is Watching Super Fuzz Superman II Taps Mar. 1 Mar. 3 Mar. 13 Mar. 12

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Home Box Office® March 1983 Academy Award Winner Best Picture ' \ j* •‘frfor - rffifofcrv ‘-"'v it 1 ;• g fj An American Werewolf w in London HB©nly! Evil Under the Sun HBMy! Championship Boxing: Braxton vs. Spinks HBMy! An Evening with Robin Williams HBOniy!

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TUESDAY, MAR. 1 3:30 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 5:30 am NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SPECIAL p.21 SPECIAL p.21 4:30 BUTCH MINDS THE BABY p.21 6:30 BUTCH MINDS THE BABY p.21 5:00 DRAGONSLAYER (PG-1:50) 7:00 CHALLENGE TO BE FREE 7:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE (G) p.22 (PG) p.5 8:30 HB0 MAGAZINE p. 10 9:00 EVEN MORE BENNY HILL (.50) 9:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 10:00 QUEST FOR FIRE (R)p.6 (PG)p.5 11:45 THE SEDUCTION (R-1:44) 11:00 DRAGONSLAYER (PG-1:50) 1:30 am A STRANGER IS WATCHING 1:00 pm BOY MEETS GIRL p.22 (R-1:31) 2:00 CHALLENGE TO BE FREE 3:05 DRAGONSLAYER (PG-1:50) (G) p.22 4:55 HBO MAGAZINE p. 10 WEDNESDAY, MAR. 2 4:00 COLLEGE (:58) 5:30 am COLLEGE (:58) 5:00 CONSUMER REPORTS: 6:30 FRAGGLEROCK Smart Shopper Show (2G) “The Terrible Tunnel" p.9 5:30 SWAMP THING (PG) p.8 7:00 BAD NEWS BEARS (PG-1:42) 7:00 1 OUGHT TO BE 9:00 1 OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 8:45 NOT THE NEWS p. 10 11:00 CONSUMER REPORTS: 9:15 RICH LITTLE p.10 Smart Shopper Show (:26) 10:30 CHANEL SOLITAIRE (R-2:04) 11:30 THE SH00TIST (PG) p.7 12:40 am THE SHOOTIST (PG) p.7 1:30 pm BAD NEWS BEARS (PG-1:42) 2:25 1 OUGHT TO BE 3:30 FRAGGLEROCK IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 “The Terrible Tunnel” p.9 4:15 NOT THE NEWS p. 10 THURSDAY, MAR. 3 6:00 FLEETWOOD MAC 5:00 am SUPER FUZZ (PG-1:37) IN CONCERT p. 15 7:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 7:00 SHOOT THE MOON (PG) p.5 (R)p6 9:00 KILL AND KILL AGAIN 9:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE (PG) p. 14 (PG) p.5 11:00 CANNERY ROW (PG-2:00) 11:05 FLEETWOOD MAC 1:00 pm CHARIOTS OF FIRE IN CONCERT p. 15 (PG) p.5 12:05 am SUPER FUZZ (PG-1:37) 3:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 1:50 SHOOT THE MOON SPECIAL: THE VIOLENT (R) p.6 EARTH p.21 3:50 FLEETWOOD MAC 4:00 SUPER FUZZ (PG-1:37) IN CONCERT p. 15 FRIDAY, MAR. 4 5:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 5:00 am MARCO POLO JR. (G-1:22) 5:30 BOY MEETS GIRL p.22 6:30 THE SH00TIST (PG) p.7 6:30 HBO MAGAZINE p. 10 8:30 HB0 MAGAZINE p. 10 7:00 QUEST FOR FIRE (R) p.6 9:00 RICH LITTLE’S 9:00 RICH LITTLE’S ROBIN HOOD p. 10 ROBIN HOOD p. 10 10:00 CHALLENGE TO BE FREE 10:00 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p. 16 (G) p.22 11:45 GEORGE JONES: 11:30 SWAMP THING (PG) p.8 With a Little Help 1:00 pm THE SH00TIST (PG) p.7 from His Friends p. 15 3:00 MARCO POLO JR. (G-1:22) 1:00 am THE SHOOTIST (PG) p.7 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 2:40 QUEST FOR FIRE (R)p.6 4 “The Terrible Tunnel” p.9 4:20 RICH LITTLE p. 10 The Great Muppet Caper One of the world’s rarest jewels has been stolen, and Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear and Gonzo are hot on the trail. (G-1:38) March 5,7,10,14,16,20,22,25 The Earthling William Holden Ricky Schroder A cruel twist of fate throws a world-weary traveler and an orphan together in the Australian wilderness. Adult situations, violence. (PG-1:37) March 7, 10,14,19,22,25,27,30 Academy Award Winner Best Picture CHARIOTS OF FIRE Winner of four Oscars, this gripping, true story celebrates the courage of two exceptional men, both natu-ral-born runners. One is a Jewish student at Cambridge; the other, a devout Scottish minister. Both are driven to win the 1924 Olympics for personal reasons. Adult situations, language. (PG-1:58) March 1,3,5, 9,13,15,19,28 Neil Simon's /k Walter Matthau Ann-Margret A brash teenager tries to take Hollywood by storm— and her long-absent father by surprise. Neil Simon’s comedy, based on his Broadway hit, stars Walter Matthau as the father, a burned-out screenwriter. Dinah Manoff plays his daughter. Adult situations, language; brief nudity. (PG-1:48) March 2,6,8,12, 17,20,25,28 5

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Shoot the Moon Albert Finney Diane Keaton An intense, deeply affecting domestic drama of two people facing divorce. After 15 years of marriage, a successful writer and his wife have separated. Their lively school-age daughters wrestle with conflicting emotions in the midst of the discord. Karen Allen co-stars. Adult language, violence, brief nudity. (R-1:59) March 3,5,7,11,16,20,22 Quest for Fire Science fantasy takes you back to the Ice Age in a spectacular adventure epic. Searching for the secret of fire making, the Ulams clash with rival tribes and prehistoric animals. As young lovers, Everett McGill and Rae Dawn Chong experience mankind’s discovery of sexual love. Adult humor, graphic violence, nudity, strong sexual content. (R-1:40) March 1,4,6,9, 11,14,17,20 6 John Wayne HI The High and the Mighty Passengers and crew face impending catastrophe in this 1954 forerunner of the Airport movies. Unflappable John Wayne and Claire Trevor head the colorful cast. Nominated for six Academy Awards. (2:21) March 8,10,14,18,26,28 The Shootist John Wayne plays a gun-f ighter facing his final showdown. With Lauren Bacall, James Stewart. Adult situations, language; violence. (PG-1:39) Mar. 2,4 SATURDAY, MAR. 5 5:30 am NOBODY’S PERFEKT (PG) p.22 7:00 LITTLE MO p.11 9:30 RED SKELTON’S MORE FUNNY FACES p. 10 10:30 CHARIOTS OF FIRE (PG) p.5 12:30 pm FLEETWOOD MAC IN CONCERT p. 15 1:30 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (G) p.4 SUNDAY, MAR. 6 5:00 am HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 7:00 RICH LITTLE’S ROBIN HOOD p. 10 8:00 HB0 MAGAZINE p.10 8:30 ON THE RIGHT TRACK (PG) p. 18 10:30 FRAGGLER0CK “The Terrible Tunnel” p.9 11:00 I0UGHTT0BE IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 1:00 pm HB0 MAGAZINE p.10 1:30 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 MONDAY, MAR. 7 5:00 am TREASURES OF THE SNOW p.20 7:00 KILL AND KILL AGAIN (PG)p.14 9:00 COACH (PG) p.10 10:30 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (G) p.4 12:30 pm VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 1:00 THE LEGEND OF THE LONE RANGER (PG)p.18 3:00 TREASURES OF THE SNOW p.20 TUESDAY, MAR. 8 5:00 am MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS p.20 6:00 ON RIGHT TRACK (PG) p. 18 8:00 RED SKELTON p.10 9:00 WILDERNESS FAMILY PART II (G) p.21 11:00 I0UGHTT0BE IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 1:00 pm ON THE RIGHT TRACK (PG) p. 18 3:00 RED SKELTON’S MORE FUNNY FACES p. 10 3:30 LITTLE M0 p. 11 6:00 FLEETWOOD MAC IN CONCERT p. 15 7:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE (PG) p.5 9:00 SHOOT THE MOON (R) p.6 11:05 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS p. 10 11:35 LITTLE M0 p.11 2:00 am FLEETWOOD MAC IN CONCERT p. 15 3:00 SHOOT THE MOON (R) p.6 3:30 RICH LITTLE’S ROBIN HOOD p. 10 4:30 ON THE RIGHT TRACK (PG)p.18 6:30 FRAGGLEROCK “The Terrible Tunnel” p.9 7:00 I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 9:00 QUEST FOR FIRE (R) p.6 10:45 RICH LITTLE p. 10 11:50 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 1:25 am ON RIGHT TRACK (PG) p. 18 3:05 QUEST FOR FIRE (R) p.6 4:45 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (G)P.4 6:30 FRAGGLEROCK “The Lost Treasure ofthe Fraggles” p.9 7:00 THE EARTHLING (PG) p.4 9:00 THE LEGEND OF THE LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 10:40 SHOOTTHE MOON (R) p.6 12:45 am THE BEAST WITHIN (R) p.8 2:25 KILL AND KILL AGAIN (PG) p. 14 4:00 MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS p.20 5:00 WILDERNESS FAMILY PART II (G) p.21 7:00 HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 9:25 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS p. 10 10:00 I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 11:55 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p. 16 1:35 am RED SKELTON’S MORE FUNNY FACES p. 10 2:30 HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 7

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WEDNESDAY, MAR. 9 4:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 5:00 am VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 4:30 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 5:30 FLEETWOOD MAC p. 15 (PG) p.5 6:30 FRAGGLER0CK 6:30 BRAINGAMES p.20 “The Lost Treasure” p.9 7:00 QUEST FOR FIRE (R)p.6 7:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 9:00 GEORGE JONES: (PG) p.5 With a Little Help... p. 15 9:00 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 10:30 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 11:00 LITTLE M0 p.11 (PG) p.5 1:30 pm THE LEGEND OF THE 12:35 am HEARTLAND (PG)p.17 LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 2:10 THE LEGEND OF THE 3:30 FRAGGLER0CK LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 1 “The Lost T reas ure” p.9 3:50 FLEETWOOD MAC p. 15 ... THURSDAY, MAR. 10 3:30 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 5:00 am NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SPECIAL: MAN OF SPECIAL MAN OF THE SERENGETI p20 THE SERENGETI p.20 4:30 THE EARTHLING (PG) p.4 6.D0 HB0 MAGAZINE p. 10 6:30 HB0 MAGAZINE p. 10 6:30 NOBODY’S PERFEKT 7:00 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (PG) p22 (G) p.4 8:00 RICH LITTLE’S 9:00 RICH LITTLE p. 10 ROBIN HOOD p. 10 10:00 HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 9:00 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER 12:25 am THE BEAST WITHIN (Ft)p.8 (G)p.4 2:05 NOBODY’S PERFEKT 11:00 THE EARTHLING (PG)p.4 (PG) p.22 1:00 pm HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 3:40 THE EARTHLING (PG) p.4 HORRORS! FRIDAY, MAR. 11 4:30 FRAGGLER0CK 5:30 am MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS “The Lost Treasure p20 of the Fraggles” p.9 6:30 RED SKELTON’S 5:00 KILL AND KILL AGAIN MORE FUNNY FACES (PG) p.14 p. 10 7:00 SHOOT THE MOON (R)p.6 7:30 COACH (PG) p. 10 9:00 ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK 930 LITTLE M0p.11 (R) p. 17 11:30 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 10:45 QUEST FOR FIRE (R)p.6 1:30 pm WILDERNESS FAMILY 12:25 am NOT THE NEWS p. 10 PART II (G) d.21 12:55 KILL AND KILL AGAIN 3:30 MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS (PG) p. 14 p.20 2:35 LITTLE MO p.11 SATURDAY, MAR. 12 34)0 MODERN PROBLEMS 5:00 am 1 OUGHT TO BE (PG-1:33) IN PICTURES 4:45 TAPS (PG-2:01) (PG) p.5 7:00 ON GOLDEN POND 6:50 MODERN PROBLEMS (PG-1:49) (PG-1:33) 9fl0 AN EVENING 8:30 GALLIPOLI (PG-1:52) WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS 10:30 BRAINGAMES p20 p. 12 11:00 ON GOLDEN POND 10:30 SHARKY’S MACHINE (R-1:58) (PG-1:49) 12:45 am MAKING LOVE (R-1:52) 1.-00 pm 1 OUGHT TO BE 2:45 ON GOLDEN POND IN PICTURES (PG-1.49) (PG) p.5 4:45 BRAINGAMES p.20 The Beast Within Ronny Cox When a strange creature’s spirit inhabits a teenager’s body, it turns him into a murdering monster. Adult language, graphic violence, nudity, rape. (R-1:38) March 7,10,16,19,22 The Final Conflict The Last Chapter in the Omen Trilogy Damien, now 33, is a special adviser to the President. Sam Neill plays the Devil’s evil genius. Adult language, graphic violence, nudity, strong sexual content. (R-1:48) March 15,19,23,27,31 Swamp Thing From beneath the murky waters of a Southern swamp, an eerie monster emerges. Tongue-in-cheek thriller with Louis Jourdan, Adrienne Barbeau. Adult language, violence, brief nudity. (PG-1:31) Mar. 2,4 8 HBO Theatre Separate Tables Alan Bates Julie Christie 1 in Bournemouth, England. Claire Bloom and Irene Worth co-star in this HBO Theatre event, directed by John Schlesinger (Oscar winner for Midnight Cowboy). Based on the play by Terence Rattigan. March 14,17,23,26,29 A NEW WEEKLY SERIES Little Doozers arid giant Gorgs join funny, fuzzy little Fraggles. Exclusively on HBO, this fantasy drops you into a whimsical, musical world. The Terrible Tunnel: Only Wembly believes in a tunnel that swallows up Fraggles. (:25) March 2,4,6 The Lost Treasure of the Fraggles: Gobo and Red find a mysterious map. (:25) March 7,9,11,13 Don’t Cry Over Spilt Milk: Gobo’s locked out. (.24) March 14,16,18,20 Catch the Tail by the Tiger: Gobo braves the outside world. (:24) March 21,23,25,27 The Finger of Light: Fraggles learn a dangerous game. (:25) March 28,30 I Award-winning stars Julie Christie and Alan Bates appear together in two romantic, poignant and funny one-act dramas. In 11 the leading roles of both plays, Christie and I Bates movingly recreate the individual sto-I ries of people who reside in a seaside hotel 9

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Not*The News * All-new episode HBO's first comedy series Crazy. Quick. Hilarious. Uncommon. Incongruous. Mad. You’ll never see a news show like this one. March 2,5,8,11,16,19,21 Red Skelton’s More Funny Faces Starring Marcel Marceau America’s best-loved clown, performing many of his famous routines, is joined by the French mime genius who has become a great favorite with American audiences. Highlights include Marcel’s classic Bip, the sad-faced clown. (:55) March 5,8,11,15,31 Rich LittleS Robin Hood Rich plays all the other characters as well in this one-man tour de force! Robin Hood sounds like Groucho Marx, Maid Marian like Carol Channing. March 2,4,6,10,16,19,22 Coach Cathy Lee Crosby An attractive woman, hired to coach a boys’ basketball team, tries to put together a winning combination. Adult situations, language; brief nudity. (PG-1:32) March 7,11,16,20,24,26 Hosted by Dick Cavett A behind-the-scenes look at HBO. March edition: Mar. 1,4,6,10; April edition: Mar. 24,26,28,30 La Cage aux Folles II The lovable lovers run into trouble when they tangle with spies. Adult language, situations, humor; violence. (Dubbed; subtitled. See schedule. R-1:39) Mar. 14,17,20,23,26,29 Little Mo Glynnis O'Connor Overcoming family opposition, 17-year-old Maureen Connelly pursues her love of tennis to become the best player in the world. A true story with Anne Baxter. (2:25) March 5,9,11,14,17,23,27,29 SUNDAY, MAR. 13 5:30 am RAGTIME (PG-2:39) 8:15 CHARIOTS OF FIRE (PGjjP-5 10:30 FRAGGLER0CK “The Lost Treasure of the Fraggles” p.9 11:00 THE ADVENTURES OF THE WILDERNESS FAMILY (G-1:38) 1:00 pm RAGTIME (PG-239) 3:45 PATERNITY (PG-1:33) MONDAY, MAR. 14 5:30 am NOBODY’S PERFEKT (PG) p22 7:00 THE EARTHLING (PG)p.4 9:00 THE HIGH AND THE MIGHTY p.7 11:30 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (G) p 4 1:30 pm LITTLE M0 pH 4:00 PARDON ME FOR LIVING P21 TUESDAY, MAR. 15 5:30 am COP AND THE ANTHEM p21 6:00 RED SKELTON’S MORE FUNNY FACES p. 10 7:00 KILL AND KILL AGAIN (PG)p.14 9:00 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 11:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE (PG) p.5 1:00 pm RED SKELTON’S MORE FUNNY FACES p. 10 2:00 KILL AND KILL AGAIN (PG)p.14 WEDNESDAY, MAR. 16 5:00 am COACH (PG)p.10 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Don’t Cry over Spilt Milk” p.9 7:00 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (G) p.4 9:00 ON RIGHT TRACK (PG) p. 18 11:00 LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 1:00 pm BRAINGAMES p.20 1:30 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (G) p.4 3:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Don’t Cry over Spilt Milk” p.9 5:30 OLIVIA NEWT0N-J0HN IN CONCERT (1:19) 7:00 SUPERMAN II (PG-2:08) 9:15 CHARIOTS OF FIRE (PG) P-5 11:30 NEIGHBORS (R-1:36) 1:15 am OLIVIA NEWT0N-J0HN IN CONCERT (1:19) 2:40 RAGTIME (PG-2-.39) 4:30 GEORGE JONES: With a Little Help from His Friends p. 15 6:00 BRAINGAMES p.20 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Don’t Cry over Spilt Milk” p.9 7:00 SEPARATE TABLES p.9 9:00 LA CAGE AUX FOLLES II (Dubbed) (R)p.11 10:45 QUEST FOR FIRE (R) p.6 12:30 am THE HIGH AND THE MIGHTY p.7 2:55 LITTLE M0 p. 11 4:00 THE COP AND THE ANTHEM p21 4:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 5:00 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 7:00 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p. 16 9:00 FIVE AMERICAN GUNSp. 19 10:00 THE FINAL CONFLICT (R)p.8 11:50 AN EVENING WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS p. 12 1:15 am KILL AND KILL AGAIN (PG)p.14 3:00 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p. 16 4:00 SPLIT CHERRY TREE p.21 4:30 BRAINGAMES p.20 5:00 THE LEGEND OF THE LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 7:00 COACH (PG) p. 10 8:30 SHOOT THE MOON (R) p.6 10:35 NOT THE NEWS p. 10 11:05 LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 12:45 am ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK (R) p. 17 2:25 THE BEAST WITHIN (R) p.8 4:05 RICH LITTLE’S ROBIN HOOD p. 10

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On Location: An Evening with Robin Williams This is the real Robin Wil- gives an unedited, non- liams. It’s not Mork, it’s stop, rapid-fire tour de not Garp, but the stand- force performance, up comic genius in an It’s outrageous high- all-new one-man show. speed lunacy—definitely Videotaped before a for adults. See it only on sell-out crowd at San HBO. Adult humor and Francisco’s Great Ameri- language. (1:252) March can Music Hall, Robin i2,15,18,21,24,27,30 World Championship Boxing Dwight Braxtonjrs. Michael Spinks An American Werewolf in London It’s winner-take-all tonight! as the undisputed World ] Light Heavyweight title is 1 on the line—with two greal champions slugging it out 1 in a scheduled 15 rounderl WBC title holder Braxton 1 (only 5'6" tall) will be conl stantly moving, crowding fl Spinks, with hard, crisp jabs. But undefeated WBA champ Spinks is a paralyzing puncher—his chief enforcer is the “Spinks Jinx,” a smashing overhand right. It’s a classic match-up of contrasting ring styles. March 18 Ghoulish nightmares become all too real in a startling movie fusing humor and supernatural horror. Two American students are viciously attacked by an unearthly beast whose bite has disastrous effects. With David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, and chilling special effects. Shown only on HBO—and on no other national pay-TV service. Adult language, graphic violence; nudity. (R-1:37) March 20,23, 26,29,31

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 * , THURSDAY, MAR. 17 4:00 ALL SUMMER IN A DAY > 5:30 am MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS (G)p.21 p.20 4:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 6:30 LITTLE M0 p.11 5:00 THE IRISHMAN 9:00 THE IRISHMAN p. 14 p. 14 7:00 QUEST FOR FIRE 11:00 SEPARATE TABLES (R) P-6 p.9 9:00 1 OUGHT TO BE 1:00 pm I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 IN PICTURES 10:55 LA CAGE AUX F0LLESII (PG) p.5 (Dubbed) (R)p.11 3:00 MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS 12:35 am THE IRISHMAN p. 14 p.20 2:25 LITTLE M0 p.11 FRIDAY, MAR. 18 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Don’t Cry 5:00 am NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC over Spilt Milk” p.9 SPECIAL p.20 5:00 BRAINGAMES p.20 6:00 BUTCH MINDS THE BABY p.21 5:30 GEORGE JONES p. 15 6:30 HEARTLAND (PG)p.17 7:00 THE AMATEUR (R) p. 16 8:30 BRAINGAMES p.20 9:00 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 9:00 GEORGE JONES p. 15 BOXING Braxton vs. 10:30 HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 Spinks (LIVE) p. 12 1:00 pm HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 10:30 ROBIN WILLIAMS p. 12 3:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 12:00 am HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 SPECIAL MAN OF 2:25 BRAINGAMES p.20 THE SERENGETI p.20 2:55 FIVE AMERICAN GUNS p. 19 4:00 BUTCH MINDS THE BABY p.21 3:55 ROBIN WILLIAMS p. 12 SATURDAY, MAR. 19 5:00 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 5:30 am CHARIOTS OF FIRE (PG)p.5 (PG) p.5 7:00 CHEECH & CHONG’S 7:30 KILL AND KILL AGAIN NICE DREAMS (R)p.19 (PG) p. 14 8:30 BL0NDIE p. 15 9:30 BLONDIEp.15 9:30 NOT NECESSARILY 10:30 THE LEGEND OF THE THE NEWS p. 10 LONE RANGER (PG)p.18 10:00 THE BEAST WITHIN (R) p.8 12:30 pm NOBODY'S PERFEKT 11:45 ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK (PG) p.22 (R) P-17 2:00 THE EARTHLING (PG)p.4 1:30 am THE FINAL CONFLICT 4:00 RICH LITTLE’S (R)p8 ROBIN HOOD p. 10 3:20 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p. 16 SUNDAY, MAR. 20 4:30 WILDERNESS FAMILY 5:00 am COACH (PG) p.10 PART II (G)p.21 6:30 I OUGHT TO BE 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Don’t Cry IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 over Spilt Milk” p.9 8:30 GEORGE JONES p. 15 7:00 AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF 10:00 BRAINGAMES p.20 IN LONDON (R)p.13 10:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Don't Cry 9:00 1 OUGHT TO BE over Spilt Milk” p.9 IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 11:00 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER 10:55 SHOOT THE MOON (R)p.6 (G) p.4 1:00 am QUEST FOR FIRE (R)p.6 1:00 pm COACH (PG) p.10 2:45 LA CAGE AUX FOLLESII 2:30 1 OUGHT TO BE (Subtitled) (R)p.11 IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 4:25 BRAINGAMES p.20 * The Irishman Today Only A sensitive teenager comes to grips with family tensions. Michael Craig is the boy’s Irish immigrant father. A special St. Patrick’s Day movie. Adult situations. (1:45) March 17 Kill and Kill Again In a fast-action martial arts sequel to Kill or Be Killed, a mad billionaire plots to rule the world with humans turned into karate-chopping robots. Black belt James Ryan provides the action. Violence. (PG-1:40) Mar. 3,7,11,15,19,23,27,30 14 Fleetwood Mac In Concert One of rock’s most enduring superstar groups, captured live at the L.A. Forum. The concert includes: “Go Your Own Way," “Make Lov-in’ Fun,” plus “Gypsy” from their current hit album, Mirage. March 3,5,9 HBO Rock: Blondie j Deborah Harry. Sexy. Sultry. She’s the lead singer of Blondie, the superstar group that spearheaded the “New Wave” explosion in pop music. Blondie rocks in this exclusive HBO concert with their biggest hits, including “Heart of Glass,” "Call Me,” “Rapture,” “The Tide Is High,” “One Way or Another,” “Dreaming,” plus tunes from their latest album. (:55) Mar. 19,22,25,28,31 George Jones: with a little help from his friends A salute to Grammy award winner George Jones. The guest list includes Tammy Wynette and Way-lon Jennings. (1:15) Mar. 4,9,14,18,20,22,26,31 SPECIAL 15

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The Amateur John Savage The CIA and international intrigue set the stage for this clever cold-war thriller. Code expert John Savage, out to avenge his girl friend’s murder, is soon caught up in a deadly power struggle. Adult language, violence, brief nudity. (R-1:52) March 18,21,24,27,30 Nighthawks Sylvester Stallone N.Y. cops swing into action against international terrorists. Billy Dee Williams and Lindsay Wagner co-star. Adult situations, language; graphic violence. (R-1:39) March 4,8,15,19,23,25 SPORTS SPECIAL World Figure Skating Championships Exhibition of Champions They’re the best figure skaters in the world. See the newly crowned '83 Champions in this free-form exhibition. The division winners whirl over the ice in dazzling performances. March 24,27,31 Strippers Striptease—it shocked and dazzled the world. Now the story of six women who were part of its history. Gypsy Rose Lee. Lydia Thompson. Little Egypt. Carrie Fin-nell. Sally Rand. Josephine Baker. With recreations of the acts that made them famous. Contains nudity. March 23,25,27,29 16 WM S If 1 Escape from New York Kurt Russell A frightening adventure set in 1997. With Kurt Russell. Adult situations, language; graphic violence, brief nudity. (R-1:39) March 11,16,19,22,25,29 Heartland In a beautifully filmed period drama, a courageous woman braves brutal wilderness conditions in turn-of-the-century Wyoming. With Rip Torn. Adult situations, mild violence. (PG-1:35) March 6,9,11,15,18,21,24,31 MONDAY, MAR. 21 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Catch the 5:00 am TREASURES OF THE SNOW Tail by the Tiger” p.9 p.20 7:00 THE LEGEND OF THE 7:00 ON THE RIGHT TRACK LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 (PG) p.18 9:00 AN EVENING 9:00 LONE RANGER (PG) p. 18 WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS p. 12 11:00 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 10:30 NOT NECESSARILY 1:00 pm NOBODY’S PERFEKT THE NEWS p. 10 (PG)p.22 11:00 THE AMATEUR (R) p. 16 2:30 TREASURES OF THE SNOW 12:55 am HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 p.20 2:30 ON THE RIGHT TRACK 4:30 ON THE RIGHT TRACK (PG) p. 18 (PG)p.18 4:10 NOT THE NEWS p. 10 TUESDAY, MAR. 22 3:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 5:00 am NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SPECIAL: MAN OF THE SERENGETI p.20 4:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SPECIAL'MAN OF THE SERENGETI p20 6:00 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER 5:00 THE EARTHLING (PG)p.4 (G) p.4 7:00 FIVE AMERICAN GUNS p. 19 8:00 BLONDIEp. 15 8:00 THE BEAST WITHIN (R)p.8 9:00 THE EARTHLING (PG) p.4 10410 ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK 11:00 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER (R) p. 17 (G) P-4 11:40 BLONDIEp. 15 IKK) pm GEORGE JONES p. 15 12:40 am SHOOT THE MOON (R)p.6 THE BEAST WITHIN (R)p.8 2:30 RICH UTTLE’S 2:45 ROBIN HOOD p. 10 4:25 BLONDIEp. 15 WEDNESDAY, MAR. 23 4:00 MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS 5:30 am MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS p.20 p.20 5:00 SEPARATE TABLES p.9 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Catch the 7:00 THE HNAL CONFLICT (R) p.8 Tail by the Tiger” p.9 9:00 CHEECH& CHONG’S 7:00 WILDERNESS FAMILY NICE DREAMS (R)p.19 PART II (G) p.21 10:30 STRIPPERS p.16 9:00 SEPARATE TABLES p.9 11:15 AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF 11:00 LITTLE MO p.11 IN LONDON (R)p.13 1:30 pm KILL AND KILL AGAIN 1:00 am NIGHTHAWKS (R) p. 16 (PG)p.14 2:40 LA CAGE AUX FOLLESII 3:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Catch the (Subtitled) (R)p.11 Tail by the Tiger” p.9 4:20 STRIPPERS p. 16 THURSDAY, MAR. 24 5:30 BRAINGAMES p.20 5:00 am TREASURES OF THE SNOW 64)0 HBO MAGAZINE p. 10 p.20 6:30 WORLD FIGURE SKATING 7:00 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 CHAMPIONSHIPS: Exhibition 94)0 COACH (PG) p. 10 of Champions p. 16 10:30 WORLD FIGURE SKATING 8:00 THE AMATEUR (R)p.16 CHAMPIONSHIPS: Exhibition 10:00 AN EVENING of Champions p. 16 WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS p. 12 124)0 pm NOBODY’S PERFEKT 11:30 FIVE AMERICAN GUNS p.19 (PG) p.22 12:30 am COACH (PG) p. 10 1:30 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 24)5 HEARTLAND (PG) p. 17 3:30 TREASURES OF THE SNOW 3:40 AN EVENING p.20 WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS p. 12 17

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FRIDAY, MAR. 25 3:30 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 5:00 am NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SPECIAL p.20 SPECIAL p.20 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Catch the 6:00 MISUNDERSTOOD MONSTERS Tail by the Tiger” p.9 p.20 5:00 MUPPET CAPER (G)p.4 7:00 THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER 7:00 NIGHTHAWKS (R) p. 16 (G) p.4 9:00 STRIPPERS p. 16 9:00 STRIPPERS p. 16 10:00 NICE DREAMS (R) p. 19 10:00 1 OUGHT TO BE 11:30 I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 12:00 pm VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 15 1:20 am BLONDIEp.15 12:30 THE EARTHLING (PG) p.4 2:20 ESCAPE FROM NY (R)p.17 2:30 BLONDIEp.15 4:00 STRIPPERS p. 16 SATURDAY, MAR. 26 5:00 GEORGE JONES: 5:00 am WILDERNESS FAMILY With a Little Help PART II (G) p.21 from His Friends p. 15 7:00 NOBODY’S PERFEKT 6:30 WILDERNESS FAMILY (PG) p.22 PART II (G) p.21 8:30 COACH (PG) p. 10 8:30 AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF 10:00 SEPARATE TABLES IN LONDON (R)p.13 p.9 10:30 HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 12:00 pm ON THE RIGHT TRACK 12:55 am LA CAGE AUX FOLLES II (PG) p. 18 (Dubbed) (R) p.11 2:00 THE HIGH 2:35 HBO MAGAZINE p. 10 AND THE MIGHTY p.7 3:05 AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF 4:30 HB0 MAGAZINE p. 10 IN LONDON (R)p.13 SUNDAY, MAR. 27 4:30 THE EARTHLING (PG) p.4 5:00 am KILL AND KILL AGAIN 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Catch the (PG) p. 14 Tail by the Tiger” p.9 7:00 THE EARTHLING (PG) p.4 7:00 EVIL UNDER THE SUN 9:00 WORLD FIGURE SKATING (PG)p.19 CHAMPIONSHIPS: Exhibition 9:00 AN EVENING of Champions p. 16 WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS p. 12 10:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Catch the 10:30 KILL AND KILL AGAIN Tail by the Tiger” p.9 (PG) p. 14 11:00 KILL AND KILL AGAIN 12:10 am FIVE AMERICAN GUNS p. 19 (PG) p. 14 1:10 THE AMATEUR (R) p. 16 1:00 pm STRIPPERS p.16 3:05 THE FINAL CONFLICT 2:00 LITTLE MO p. 11 (R)p.8 MONDAY, MAR. 28 4:00 BRAINGAMES p.20 5:00 am NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 4:30 1 OUGHT TO BE SPECIAL p.20 IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 6:00 ON RIGHT TRACK (PG)p.18 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Finger 8:00 BLONDIEp.15 of Light” p.9 9:00 1 OUGHT TO BE 7:00 ORDINARY PEOPLE (R) p. 18 IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 9:15 CHARIOTS OF FIRE 11:00 HIGH AND MIGHTY p.7 (PG) p.5 1:30 pm HBO MAGAZINE p.10 11:20 BLONDIEp.15 2:00 BLONDIEp.15 12:20 am NICE DREAMS (R) p. 19 3:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 1:50 1 OUGHT TO BE SPECIAL: MAN OF IN PICTURES (PG) p.5 THE SERENGETI p.20 3:40 ON RIGHT TRACK (PG) p. 18 On the Right Track Gary Coleman Meet an orphan small enough to live in a railroad locker but big enough to beat the system. Adult situations and language. (PG-1:38) March 6,8,16,21,26,28,31 The Legend of the Lone Ranger The legendary masked man saddles up to head off a gang out to kidnap Ulysses S. Grant. Adult language, violence. (PG-1:38) March 7,9,16,19,21 Lone Ranger'and Tonto'are trademark of Lone Ranger Television. Inc. An Oscar-Winning Night-March 28 Chariots of Fire p. 5 Ordinary People A moving family drama starring Timothy Hutton. Adult situations and language. (R-2:04) March 28 18 Cheech & Chong's Nice Dreams An ice-cream truck dispenses goofy good humor when it’s manned by Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong in this high-flying hit. Cop Stacy Keach tries to bust up the boys. Adult language and humor, nudity. (R-1:27) March 19,23,25,28,31 Five American Guns Could you pull the trigger? Here are the true stories of five people who feit compelled to buy guns for protection. Each gun was used to shoot another human being. In this chilling documentary the traumatic events are recreated by those who lived them. March 15,18,22,24,27,30 HBOnly! THt<;un Peter Ustinov Everyone has a motive; everyone has an alibi when Hercule Poirot investigates murder on a deserted beach. Peter Ustinov plays the famous detective. Among the all-star cast: James Mason and Maggie Smith. Now playing only on HBO and on no other national pay-TV service. Adult language, violence. (PG-1:42) March 27,30





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