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HBO Guide May 1984 - Page section : 002

There’s No Place Like HB MOVIES. .Page And Now For Something Completely Different___ Author! Author! __________ Blue Skies Again ________ Brainstorm ______________ Britannia Hospital Cracking Up__________ Dial M for Murder Exposed The Far Pavilions Get Crazy. The Godfather Part II. The Grey Fox_________ High Road To China_____ The Hollywood Knights. If You Could See What I Hear____________ The King of Comedy, Local Hero _______ Lone Wolf McQuade. Mother Lode ________ My Fair Lady _______ Philip Marlowe, Private Eye ________ 22 17 6 5 20 22 18 20 4 6 21 11 18 21 17 21 6 9 22 17 The Riddle of the Sands. The Seduction______________ Split Image _______________ The Thing__________________ A Time to Die _____________ Tin Man____________________ Tootsie____________________ Twilight Zone The Movie_________ WarGames ___________ Wild Horse Hank The Year of Living Dangerously________20 .20 22 8 17 8 .11 .12 . 5 10 . 18 More Unexpurgated Benny Hill_______________16 Murder: No Apparent Motive______ 9 Not Necessarily the News_________________16 Red Skelton________________16 Some Call Them Freaks _ 18 SPECIALS_________ Being Homosexual. Buddy Hackett ___ Culture Club ____ Five American Guns. HBO Coming Attractions ____________ .Page ____ 9 ____16 ____19 9 A Toast to Lenny Bruce_ Unsafe At Any Price: A Consumer Reports Special___________ Vanished: Missing Children__ Video Jukebox ______ When Women Kill ____ FAMILY SHOWCASE. 16 10 9 19 9 •Pag 21 Henry Fonda The Man and His Movies ______ Linda Ronstadt In Concert 18 Chevy Chase Meets the Kids Fraggle Rock ____ Gizmo! * JB s Twilight Zone-The Movie The Yearof Living Dangerously • / Sugar Ray Leonard: The Comeback Every Day of the Week! HBO Family Playhouse: Stoned______________________15 Heidi__________________________15 Hoober-Bloob Highway__________15 National Geo: Gorilla_________15 Oliver Twist___________________14 Peter No Tail ________________15 Wonder of It All ______________14 SPORTS____________________Page Sugar Ray Leonard: The Comeback (LIVE)- 9 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, Standing Room Only. On Location, HBO, SRO and HBOnlv are trademarks and service marks of Home Box Office. Inc An HBOnly is defined as entertainment now showing on HBO and no other national pay cable TV service. HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming and scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services. Time & Life Bldg., Rockefeller Center. New York. NY 10020 The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office, Inc., Time & Life Bldg., Rockefeller Center, New York, NY 10020. Michael Fuchs, President; Jeffrey L Bewkes. Treasurer; Carolyn K. McCandiess. Secretary © 1984 Home Box Office. Inc. All rights reserved. ri This registered service mark identifies A programs closed-captioned by the National Captioning Institute. SINGLE PLAYS/ Anna to the Infinite Power May 3 Bill Cosby May 3 The Black Stallion Returns May 3 A Challenge for Robin Hood May 2 Far Pavilions Part 1 May 3 Five American Guns May 16 The Kingfisher May 2 The Mirror Crack’d May 1 Poltergeist May 27 Silver Dream Racer May 4 Split Cherry Tree May 2 Tarka the Otter May 1 Touched May 3 Vanished: Missing Children May 30 When Women Kill May 23 * In most cases, single plays are described in last month's guide. Cover Photo; Gorman/Contact Did you know... Many of your favorite HBO programs appear at regular times each week. Frag-gle Rock, for example, introduces a different episode every Monday evening. Not Necessarily the News presents a different edition every Saturday night, and there are Family Showcase features every weekday afternoon. In addition, this month there'll be a series of America Undercover documentaries on Wednesday nights and episodes of Philip Marlowe, Private Eye on Tuesdays. The regular schedule makes these shows easy to find, week after week. The King of Comedy War Games Linda Ronstadt In Concert

HBO Guide May 1984 - Page section : 001

WarGames Brainstorm IWilight Zone—The Movie Home Box Office® May 1984 Sugar Ray Leonard: The Comeback HBOnly! Linda Ronstadt In Concert L HBOnly!

HBO Guide May 1984 - Page section : 003

TUESDAY, MAY 1 6:00 THE MIRROR CRACK'D 6:30 am TARKA THE OTTER (PG-1:46) (G-1.31) 8.00 THE THING (R) p. 17 8:00 THE MIRROR CRACK'D 10:00 LONE WOLF MCQUADE (PG-1:46) (PG) p.9 10:00 THE FAR PAVILIONS 11:50 MOTHER LODE (PG)p.22 Pari 2 p.4 1:40 am BUDDY HACKETT— 12:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p 19 LIVE & UNCENSORED p.16 12:30 pm LONE WOLF MCQUADE 2:40 MORE UNEXPURGATED (PG)p.9 BENNY HILL p. 16 2:30 MOTHER LODE (PG)p.22 3:40 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 19 4:30 TARKA THE OTTER 4:10 LONE WOLF MCQUADE (G-131) (PG)p.9 WEDNESDAY, MAY 2 5:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Day 6:00 am A CHALLENGE FOR the Music Died” p.20 R08IN HOOD (G-1 36) 5:30 SPLIT CHERRY TREE (:26) 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Day 6:00 CRACKING UP (PG)p.22 the Music Died" p.20 7:30 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 8:30 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING 8:00 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 COMPLETELY DIFFERENT 10:00 CULTURE CLUB p. 19 (PG) p 22 11:00 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING 10:00 FAR PAVILIONS PL3p 4 DIFFERENT (PG)p.22 12:00 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 12:35 am CRACKING UP (PG)p.22 12:30 pm DIAL M FOR MURDER p 18 2:10 EXPOSED (R)p 20 2:30 THE KINGFISHER (1:20) 3:55 DIAL M FOR MURDER p 18 4:00 CULTURE CLUB p 19 5:35 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 THURSDAY, MAY 3 5:00 BILL COSBY “HIMSELF 6:05 am ANNA TO THE (PG-1:44) INFINITE POWER (1:45) 7:00 RED SKELTON 8:00 BILL COSBY A Royal Performance p. 16 “HIMSELF” 8:00 TOOTSIE (PG)p.12(CC) (PG-1:44) 10:00 THE FAR PAVILIONS 10:00 HIGH ROAD TO CHINA Part 1 p 4 (PG)p.18(CC) 12:00 THE GODFATHER PART II 12:00 WONDER OF IT ALL (R) p.21 (G) p. 14 3:30 am TOUCHED 1:30 pm THE BLACK STALLION (R-1:30) RETURNS (PG-1:43) 5:10 RED SKELTON 3:30 HEIDI p. 15 A Royal Performance p. 16 FRIDAY, MAY 4 4:30 THE GYMNAST p. 14 6:30 am THE GYMNAST p 14 5:30 MOTHER LODE (PG)p.22 7:30 HBO COMING 7:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 19 ATTRACTIONS p.21 8:00 LOCAL HERO (PG)p.6 8:00 MOTHER LODE (PG)p.22 10:00 THE FAR PAVILIONS 10:00 LONE WOLF MCQUADE Part 2 p 4 (PG) p.9 12:00 LONE WOLF MCQUADE 12:00 LOCAL HERO (PG)p.6 (PG) p.9 2:00 pm SILVER DREAM RACER 1:50 am THE SEDUCTION (R) p.22 (PG-1.41) 3:40 SILVER DREAM RACER 4:00 FRAGGLE ROCK (PG-1:41) “The Day the 5:25 HBO COMING Music Died" p.20 ATTRACTIONS p.21 4 The Far Pavilions A three-part mini-series An exotic love story set against the epic sweep of battle and the splendor of 19th-century colonial India. In this lavish miniseries, Ben Cross (Chariots of Fire) stars as a British officer, born in India, who is torn between his military duties and his love for an Indian princess. Amy Irving (Yentl) plays the woman he loves in the forbidden affair. Based on M.M. Kaye’s best-seller. The all-star cast includes John Gielgud, Omar Sharif, Rossano Brazzi and Christopher Lee. Adult situations, mild violence. (1:50 each part) Apr.30 (Pt.1) May 3(Pt.1) May 1 (Pt.2) May4(Pt.2) May 2 (Pt.3) May5(Pt.3) Vic Morrow Scatman Crothers Kathleen Quinlan John Lithgow Dim the lights. Sit back. Relax. You are about to enter a strange world where time and space converge. Directors John Landis (Trading Places), Steven Spielberg (E.T.), Joe Dante (The Howling) and George Miller (The Road Warrior) pay homage to Rod Serling’s landmark TV series with four eerie stories of fantasy and horror. Adult language, violence. (PG-1:41) May 5,9,11,14,17,20,22,26 Brainstorm Natalie Wood Christopher Walken Dazzling visual effects take you to the frontiers of human knowledge and beyond in a thought-provoking sci-fi drama. Natalie Wood, in her final film, plays the wife of a scientist who is poised on the brink of an earthshaking communications discovery. With Louise Fletcher. Adult language, violence, brief nudity. (PG-1.46) May 6,9,12,15,18,20,24,29

HBO Guide May 1984 - Page section : 004

Philip Marlowe, Private Eye Powers Boothe in the Original HBO Limited Series of Raymond Chandler Classics. ThePencH What does it mean when a pencil arrives mysteriously in the mail? Marlowe knows. And it's not good news for his client as he confronts syndicate hit men while guarding a gangster. (:54) May 8,12 The King in yellow Trying to solve the murder of a jazz musician, Marlowe unearths a bizarre scheme. The question suddenly becomes: Is the detective trailing the killer or is the killer trailing him? (.53) May 15,19 FtogcrMtttl Marlowe goes on the lam when he becomes a suspect in the death of a city official. A fast-action drama of big-time deals and small-time hoods. Bill Kearns plays "Violets" McGee. (:54) May 22,26 Ncvdctd Gas When a big-time lawyer is found dead in his car, Marlowe takes the case. The wealthy, the powerful and the Mob form the sinister background of this complex murder mystery. (:53) May 29 Next month: Smart-Aleck Kill Blue Skies Again Harry Hamlin What happens when a woman tries out for a big-league baseball team? The men on the club don’t want her, but she’s determined to make it as a pro. Don’t miss this engaging “sleeper." Adult situations, language. (PG-1:27) May 18,21,23,27,31 Local Hero Burt Lancaster This whimsical comedy, a critics’ favorite, plays peek-a-boo with reality. Peter Riegert (Animal House) is an oil exec dispatched to buy a Scottish village, but his deal is stymied by a beachcomber, a mermaid, and the canny locals. Adult situations, language. (PG-1:51) May 4,7,10,13,16,19,22,25 Get Crazy Malcolm McDowell Punk rockers and aging hippies pull together to try to save an endangered rock palace. Adult language and humor; nudity. (R-1:32) May 25,28,31 6 SATURDAY, MAY 5 6:00 am CRACKING UP(PG) p.22 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Day the Music Died" p.20 8:00 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 10:00 HIGH ROAD TO CHINA (PG)p.18(CC) 12:00 DIAL M FOR MURDER p.18 2:00 pm CRACKING UP (PG) p.22 3:30 SOME CALL THEM FREAKS p.18 4:30 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 SUNDAY, MAY 6 6:30 am HOOBER-BLOOB HIGHWAY BY DR. SEUSS p.15 7:00 MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 10:00 WONDER OF IT ALL (G) p. 14 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “The Day the Music Died” p.20 12:00 HOOBER-BLOOB HIGHWAY BY DR. SEUSS p.15 12:30 pm WILD HORSE HANK p.18 2:00 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING DIFFERENT (PG) p.22 3:30 CULTURE CLUB p. 19 MONDAY, MAY 7 6:30 am CHEVY CHASE MEETS THE KIDS p.15 7:00 LOCAL HERO (PG)p 6 9:00 RED SKELTON p.16 10:00 IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT I HEAR (PG) p. 17 12:00 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 2:00 pm LONE WOLF MCQUADE (PG) p.9 4:00 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: STONED p.15 5:00 LOCAL HERO (PG)p 6 TUESDAY, MAY 8 6:30 am HEIDI p.15 8:00 DIAL M FOR MURDER p. 18 10:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p-11 11:30 HENRY FONDA The Man & His Movies p.18 12:30 pm HIGH ROAD TO CHINA (PG)p.18(CC) 2:30 CRACKING UP (PG) p.22 4:00 PETER NO TAIL p.15 5:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 6:00 DIAL M FOR MURDER p. 18 6:00 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG)p.17 8:00 TWILIGHT ZONE THE MOVIE (PG)p.5 10:00 THE FAR PAVILIONS Part 3 p 4 12:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #2 p 16 12:30 am DIAL M FOR MURDER p.18 2:10 BUDDY HACKETT LIVE & UNCENSORED p. 16 3:10 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 4:45 TWILIGHT ZONE THE MOVIE (PG)p.5 4:30 MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "The Day the Music Died” p.20 8:00 BRAINSTORM (PG)p.5 10:00 MORE UNEXPURGATED BENNY HILL p 16 11:00 MUROER: NO APPARENT MOTIVE p.9 12:00 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING DIFFERENT (PG) p.22 1:35 am EXPOSED (R) p.20 3:20 THE THING (R) p. 17 5:15 CULTURE CLUB p. 19 7:00 CHEVY CHASE MEETS THE KIDS p 15 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Doomsday Soup” p.20 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #2p.16 8:30 IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT I HEAR (PG) p17 10:15 RED SKELTON p.16 11:30 LONE WOLF MCQUADE (PG) p.9 1:20 am LOCAL HERO (PG) p.6 3:20 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 8:00 PHILIP MARLOWE, PRIVATE EYE The Pencil p 6 9:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 10:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p 19 11:00 CRACKING UP (PG) p.22 12:30 am BRITANNIA HOSPITAL (R) p.20 2:35 HIGH ROAD TO CHINA (PG)p.18(CC) 4:25 VIDEO JUKEBOX p 19 4:55 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 7

HBO Guide May 1984 - Page section : 005

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9 5:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 6:30 am NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SPECIAL GORILLA p. 15 SPECIAL GORILLA p. 15 6:00 BRAINSTORM 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (PG) p.5 "Doomsday Soup” p.20 8:00 TWILIGHT ZONE 8:00 TWILIGHT ZONE— THE MOVIE (PG) p.5 THE MOVIE (PG) p.5 10:00 BEING HOMOSEXUAL p.9 10:00 MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 11:00 THE GODFATHER 1:00 pm WONDER OF IT ALL PART II (G) p. 14 (R)p.21 2:30 MOTHER LODE (PG)p.22 2:30 am BRAINSTORM (PG) p.5 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 4:25 WONDER OF IT ALL “Doomsday Soup” p.20 (G) p. 14 THURSDAY, MAY 10 6:30 WILD HORSE HANK p. 18 6:00 am OLIVER TWIST p14 8:00 SPLIT IMAGE (R)p.8 7:30 WILD HORSE HANK p 18 10:00 CULTURE CLUB 9:00 CULTURE CLUB IN CONCERT p.19 IN CONCERT p.19 11:00 LOCAL HERO 10:00 LOCAL HERO (PG)p6 (PG) p.6 12:00 LONE WOLF MCQUADE 12:55 am MURDER: (PG) p.9 NO APPARENT MOTIVE p.9 2:00 pm IF YOU COULD SEE 1:55 LONE WOLF MCQUADE WHAT 1 HEAR (PG)p 17 (PG) p.9 4:00 CULTURE CLUB 3:45 MORE UNEXPURGATED IN CONCERT p 19 BENNY HILL p.16 5:00 GIZMOI (G) p. 14 4:45 EXPOSED (R) p.20 FRIDAY, MAY 11 4:30 SOME CALL THEM FREAKS 6:30 am HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: p.18 STONED p. 15 5:30 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: 7:30 CRACKING UP (PG)p.22 STONED p.15 9:00 SOME CALL THEM FREAKS 6:30 TWILIGHT ZONE (PG) p.5 p.18 8:30 A TIME TO DIE (R) p.8 10:00 TWILIGHT ZONE (PG) p.5 10:00 BOXING: 12:00 RED SKELTON p. 16 SUGAR RAY LEONARD 1:00 pm THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 THE COMEBACK (LIVE) p.9 2:30 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING 11:30 BUDDY HACKETTp.16 DIFFERENT (PG)p.22 12:30 am TWILIGHT ZONE (PG) p.5 4:00 FRAGGLE ROCK 2:15 THE THING (R) p. 17 “Doomsday Soup” p.20 4:10 A TIME TO DIE (R) p.8 SATURDAY, MAY 12 4:00 HENRY FONDA The Man 6:00 am WONDER OF IT ALL (G)p.14 and His Movies p. 18 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 5:00 MY FAIR LADY p.17 “Doomsday Soup” p.20 8:00 BRAINSTORM (PG)p 5 8:00 HOOBER-BLOOB HIGHWAY 10:00 NOT NECESSARILY BY DR. SEUSS p. 15 THE NEWS #17 p. 16 8:30 NAT’L GEO: GORILLA p 15 10:30 LONE WOLF MCQUADE 9:30 BRAINSTORM (PG)p.5 (PG) p.9 11:30 LONE WOLF MCQUADE 12:20 am MORE UNEXPURGATED (PG) p.9 BENNY HIUL p. 16 1:30 pm WONDER OF IT ALL(G) p. 14 1:20 THE SEDUCTION (R)p.22 3:00 PHILIP MARLOWE. PRIVATE 3:10 THE GODFATHER PART II EYE The Pencil p.6 (R) p.21 An American WWII veteran, bent on revenge, tracks six sadistic Nazis who were responsible for his wife's death. Edward Albert Jr. and Rex Harrison star. Adult language, violence, nudity. (R-1:28) May 11,15,17,19,22,27,30 Split Image Michael O'Keefe A college athlete seeks spiritual bliss in this honest story about the lure of cult salvation and its chilling toll. Adult language, mild violence. (R-1:51) May 10,14,18,27,30 A Time to Die 8 How does a mother deal with her son’s homosexuality? How do kids react when they find out their father is gay? This America Undercover documentary looks at the lives of seven men and women for whom "being homosexual’’ is a way of life. May 9,14,20,22,25,31 Plus four others in this hard-hitting documentary series: Murder: No Apparent Motive A probing look at three cases of killers who struck again and again, apparently at random. May 6,10,16 Five American Guns Chilling reenactments of five actual shootings involving ordinary citizens who owned guns. (:50) May 16 When Women Kill Frank, personal stories of six women currently serving prison sentences for murder convictions. (:54) May 23 Vanished: Missing Children Moving accounts of the experiences of families involved in four actual cases of children who disappeared. (:51) May 30 W SUGAR RAY K LEONARD vs. KEVIN HOWARD Rugged World-Class Contender Lone Wolf McQuade Chuck Norris A maverick ranger collides with modern-day bandits in a martial arts adventure set deep in the heart of Texas. Karate champ Norris pits his fighting skills against the equally deadly prowess of David Carradine and a murderous gang of smugglers. With Barbara Carrera. Adult language, graphic violence, nudity. (PG-1:45) May 1,4,7,10,12,16 9 COMEBACK!

HBO Guide May 1984 - Page section : 006

A Consumer Reports Special ER? YOUR FOOD? UR HOME? YOUR CAR Are there hazardous products in your home? Poisons in the food you eat? How safe would your car be in a crash? Consumer Reports answers these and other questions with hard facts about health and safety: from drain cleaners and drinking water to diet pills and product recalls. A show you can't afford to miss. May 17,20,23,26,29 War Games Matthew Broderick Dabney Coleman Brilliant but bored, a likeable high school student cares only for computers and video games until he becomes involved in an electronic contest with far more than quarters at stake. When he plugs his bedroom computer into a top secret missile defense system, the boy genius sets off a chain reaction that threatens global catastrophe. Ally Sheedy co-stars in the fast-paced thriller. Adult language, mild violence. (PG-1:54) May 16,20,22,26,31 Q The Grey Fox An aging stagecoach robber applies his techniques to the transcontinental railroad. A charming western. Richard Farnsworth stars. Adult language, mild violence. (PG-1:30) May 5,8.11.14,17,21,23,27 Tin Man Timothy Bottoms A unique computer that un speak as well as hear • ins to complicate the 'A jrld of its deaf young inventor. With John Phillip Law. Adult situations and language, nudity. (1:34) May 21,25,29 MOl ‘HER’S DAY 4:30 RED SKELTON 6:30 a it RED SKELTON A Royal Performance p.16 A Royal Performance p. 16 5:30 MOTHER LODE (PG) p.22 7:30 MOTHER LODE 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK (PG) p.22 “Doomsday Soup" p.20 9:30 LOCAL HERO (PG)p.6 8:00 TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 10:00 LOCAL HERO (PG) p.6 “Doomsday Soup” p.20 11:55 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! 12:00 TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) (PG) p. 17 2:00 pm CHEVY CHASE 1:50 am BRITANNIA HOSPITAL MEETS THE KIDS p 15 (R) p.20 2:30 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! 3:55 MOTHER LODE (PG) p. 17 (PG) p.22 MONDAY, MAY 14 6:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 6:00 am PETER NO TAIL p 15 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Cave” p.20 7:30 H00BER-BL00B HWY.p.15 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY 8:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 THE NEWS #17p.16 9:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p19 8:30 THE HOLLYWOOD KNIGHTS 10:00 WILD HORSE HANK p.18 (R)p.21 11:30 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING 10:00 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING DIFFERENT (PG) p.22 DIFFERENT (PG)p22 1:00 pm TWILIGHT ZONE (PG) p.5 11:30 BEING HOMOSEXUAL p 9 3:00 SOME CALL THEM FREAKS 12:30 am THE GREY FOX (PG) p 11 p.18 2:05 SPLIT IMAGE (R)p.8 4:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 19 4:00 TWILIGHT ZONE (PG) p.5 4:30 HEIDI p. 15 5:50 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 19 TUESDAY, MAY 15 8:00 PHIUP MARLOWE, 6:30 am GIZMO) (G) p. 14 PRIVATE EYE 8:00 IF YOU COULD SEE The King in Yellow p.6 WHAT 1 HEAR (PG)p.17 9:00 THE SEDUCTION 10:00 BRAINSTORM (PG)p.5 (R) p.22 12:00 CULTURE CLUB 11:00 CULTURE CLUB IN CONCERT p.19 IN CONCERT p. 19 1:00 pm MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 12:00 BRAINSTORM (PG) p.5 4:00 CHEVY CHASE 1:50 am A TIME TO DIE MEETS THE KIDS p 15 (R) P-8 4:30 OLIVER TWIST p. 14 3:25 THE SEDUCTION (R)p.22 6:00 IF YOU COULD SEE 5:15 MORE UNEXPURGATED WHAT 1 HEAR (PG)p 17 BENNY HILL p. 16 WEDNESDAY, MAY 16 5:30 FRAGGLE ROCK 6:30 am THE GYMNAST p. 14 "A Cave of 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK One’s Own” p.20 “A Cave ol 6:00 LONE WOLF MCQUADE One's Own" p.20 (PG) p.9 8:00 LONE WOLF MCQUADE 8:00 WARGAMES (PG)p 10 (CC) (PG) p.9 10:00 FIVE AMERICAN GUNS p.9 10:00 WARGAMES 11:00 TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) (PG)p.10(CC) 1:00 im THE THING (R) p. 17 12:00 LOCAL HERO 2:55 LONE WOLF MCQUADE (PG) p.6 (PG) p.9 2:00 pm TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) 4:45 MURDER: 4:00 PETER NO TAIL p 15 NO APPARENT MOTIVE p.9 11

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Dustin Hoffman Jessica Lange Teri Garr Dressed as a woman to audition ' for a TV soap opera, a desperate New York actor finds himself leading a frantic double life. This is the premise for one of the most popular comedies « in Hollywood history, a smash | with both the public and the ! critics. Dustin Hoffman plays the edgy, cantankerous Michael Dorsey, who transforms himself into poised, self-assured Dorothy j Michaels. Jessica Lange won an Oscar as the soap star who confides j in her matronly new colleague. With Bill Murray (Stripes) and Dabney •j Coleman (WarGames). Nominated ! for ten Oscars, including Best Picture. Adult situations, language. (PG-1:56) May 3,13,16,19,22,25,28 Q 12 13 Gorman/Sygma

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THURSDAY, MAY 17 7:30 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE p.10 6:00 am H00BER BL00B HWY. p 15 8:00 WILD HORSE HANK p.18 6:30 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 9:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 19 0:30 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING 10:00 A TIME TO DIE (R) p 8 DIFFERENT (PG)p.22 11:30 NOT NECESSARILY 10:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 THE NEWS #17p.16 11:30 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE p.10 12:00 TWILIGHT ZONE (PG) p 5 12:00 MOTHER LODE (PG)p.22 1:50 am AND NOW FOR SOMETHING 2:00 pm TWILIGHT ZONE (PG) p.5 DIFFERENT (PG)p.22 4:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p. 19 3:30 BRITANNIA HOSPITAL 4:30 HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: (R) p.20 STONEDp 15 5:30 NOT NECESSARILY 5:30 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 THE NEWS #17 p.16 FRIDAY, MAY 18 6:00 HENRY FONDA 6:00 am OLIVER TWIST p. 14 The Man & His Movies p.18 7:30 WONDER OF IT ALL 7:00 CULTURE CLUB (G) p.14 IN CONCERT p.19 9:00 CULTURE CLUB 8:00 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG)p.6 IN CONCERT p 19 9:30 SPLIT IMAGE (R) p 8 10:00 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG) p.6 11:30 BRAINSTORM (PG)p.5 11:30 MY FAIR LAOY (G) p. 17 1:20 am MORE UNEXPURGATED 2:30 pm BRAINSTORM (PG) p 5 BENNY HILL p. 16 4:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Cave 2:20 HENRY FONDA ol One’s Own p.20 The Man & His Movies p.18 5:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 3:20 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG) p.6 SPECIAL GORILLA p. 15 5:00 CULTURE CLUB p 19 SATURDAY, MAY 19 4:00 WILD HORSE HANK p.18 6:00 am WILD HORSE HANK p. 18 5:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p 19 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Cave 6:00 LOCAL HERO (PG) p.6 of One's Own p.20 8:00 TOOTSIE (PG) p.12(CC) 0:00 CHEVY MEETS THE KIDS p 15 10:00 NOT NECESSARILY 8:30 LOCAL HERO (PG) p.6 THE NEWS #3 p. 16 10:30 TOOTSIE (PG)p.l2(CC) 10:30 TOAST TO LENNY BRUCE p.16 J 12:30 pm VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 11:30 ATIMET0DIE(R)p.8 1:00 GIZMO! (G)p.14 1:05 am BRITANNIA HOSPITAL 2:30 CHEVY CHASE (R) p.20 MEETS THE KIDSp.15 3:05 NOT NEC. THE NEWS #3 p. 16 3:00 PHILIP MARLOWE 3:35 LOCAL HERO (PG) p.6 The King In Yellow p.6 5:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 SUNDAY, MAY 20 4:30 BRAINSTORM (PG)p.5 6:00 am SOME CALL... FREAKS p.18 6:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Cave 7:00 BRAINSTORM (PG)p.5 of One’s Own p.20 9:00 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE p.10 7:00 WARGAMES (PG) p. 10 (CC) 9:30 WARGAMES (PG) p. 10 (CC) 9:00 BUDDY HACKETT 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “A Cave LIVE & UNCENSORED p. 16 of One’s Own p.20 10:00 TWILIGHT ZONE 12:00 TWILIGHT ZONE (PG)p.5 THE MOVIE (PG)p 5 2:00 pm IF YOU COULD SEE 11:45 BEING HOMOSEXUAL p.9 WHAT 1 HEAR (PG) p. 17 12:45 am THE HOLLYWOOD KNIGHTS 4:00 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE: (R) P-21 A CONSUMER REPORTS 2:20 THE SEDUCTION (R)p.22 SPECIAL p.10 4:15 BRAINSTORM (PG)p.5 14 Oliver Twist Charles Dickens’ classic adventure tale about a wayward orphan is cleverly brought to life with vibrant animation. (1:12) May 10,15,18,21,26,29 Gizmo! Amateur daredevils leap from rooftops in this priceless collection of human exploits filmed over seven decades. (G-1:16) May 10,15,19,21,27,31 The Gymnast An absorbing inside look at the high-pressure world of teen athletes—and how they learn to cope at a rigorous gymnastics school. (:46) May 4,16,22,30 Wonder of It All Rare animals from every continent, including a lyre bird, are photographed in this nature documentary. (G-1:33) May 3,6,9,12, 18,24,28 Anne Krumbharr (c) NGS Heidi A fresh version of the all-time favorite will awaken fond memories in old hearts and kindle a warm glow in young ones. A joy to watch. (1:31) May 3,8,14,23,27,31 Peter No Tail A delightful animated fantasy follows the adventures of the country kitten without a tail, as he begins a new life in the city. (1:21) May 8,14,16,22,25 The Hoober-Bloob Highway by Dr. Seuss Mr. Hoober-Bloob prepares baby bundles for life on Earth in this animated tale. (:25) May 6,12,14,17,21,30 V';*; Chevy Chase Meets the Kids A teenage chauffeur delivers the actor to a studio where he is ushered onto the set by a teen guard and is greeted by a teen producer. Chevy fields questions from seven youngsters who ask about his school life, dating, and his views on problems teenagers face today. He answers with humor and candor, discussing his experiences as an adolescent, his career and how he feels about being a father. May 7,13,15,19,28 National Geographic Special: Gorilla Meet the shy gorilla of the African rain forest, one of man’s closest relatives and a severely endangered species. (:58) May 9,12,18,24,29 HBO Family Playhouse: Stoned A troubled youth takes a plunge into the drug culture. The Emmy Award-winning film is part of an HBO series. (:50) May 7,11,17,24 15

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There’s No Place Like HBO for Comedy! SPECIAL Steve Allen George Carlin Bill Cosby Jackie Gayle George Kirby Martin Mull Don Rickies Mort Sahl An all-star comic salute to the man who transformed comedy in America. Legendary funnymen pay homage to the late comic genius whose pioneering candor and courage paved the way for today’s irreverent comedians. Adult language, humor. May 19,24,27,30 IHBOnMl Red Skelton: A Royal Performance SRO.™ America's king of clowns performs his stand-up act for Britain's royal family—and celebrates his 70th birthday—in his fifth HBO special. May 3,7,11,13 More Unexpurgated Benny Hill The wacky British comedian stars in this collection of naughty songs and slapstick routines. With the sexy Hill’s Angels dancers. May 1,6,10,12,15,18 On Location: Buddy Hackeft— Live & Uncensored This may be the only time Buddy won’t be "bleeped” as he performs his outrageously adult comedy act. Adult language, humor.(:57) May 1,5,11,20,23,26,28 16 "The funniest show on television is not on commercial TV—it’s on HBO. Its title? 'Not Necessarily the News.’ " (N.Y. Daily News) Look for the hit comedy series every Saturday night. (And at other times, too.) All new Edition 17 May 12,14,17,22,31 Encores: Edition 2 May 5,7; Edition 3 May 19,21; Edition 12 May 26,28 My Fair Lady Rex Harrison It’s loverly! The Hollywood Oscar winner is still an enchanting musical masterpiece. Audrey Hepburn co-stars. (G-2:53) May 6,9, 12,15,18,24,28,31 Author! Author! Al Pacino A playwright's life is in chaos as his Broadway opening nears. Adult situations, language. (PG-1:49) May 2,5,7,13,17,21,25,30 The Thing Kurt Russell John Carpenter’s horrifying sci-fi adventure about an alien creature in Antarctica. Adult language, graphic violence. (R-1:49) May 1,6,11,16,21,26 If You Could See What I Hear A young blind man laughs at his affliction in this comedy drama. Adult situations, language. (PG-1:43) May 7,10,15,20,23,26,30 HBO =osn Mailbox Watch between shows as host Mason Adams answers questions from your letters. MONDAY, MAY 21 6:15 am GIZMO) (G)p.14 7:30 HENRY FONDA The Man & His Movies p.18 8:30 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG) p.6 10:00 AUTHOR) AUTH0RI (PG) p. 17 12:00 GIZMO) (G)p.14 1:30 pm HENRY FONDA The Man & His Movies p.18 2:30 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 4:00 OLIVER TWIST p. 14 5:30 H00BER-BL00B HIGHWAY BY DR. SEUSS p. 15 TUESDAY, MAY 22 6:30 am PETER NO TAIL p.15 8:00 TWILIGHT ZONE THE MOVIE (PG) p.5 10:00 TOOTSIE (PG)p.12(CC) 12:00 AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT (PG)p.22 1:30 pm WILD HORSE HANK p.18 3:00 LOCAL HERO (PG) p.6 5:00 THE GYMNAST p.14 WEDNESDAY, MAY 23 6:30 am HEIDI p.15 8:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wembley and the Great Race’1 p.20 8:30 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 10:00 KING OF COMEDY (PG)p.21 12:00 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE p. 10 12:30 pm IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT I HEAR (PG)p.17 2:30 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG) p.6 4:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wembley and the Great Race" p.20 4:30 HEIDI p. 15 THURSDAY, MAY 24 6:00 am HBO FAMILY PLAYHOUSE: STONED p.15 7:00 MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 10:00 WONDER OF IT ALL (G) p. 14 11:30 THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDS p.20 1:30 pm BRAINSTORM (PG) p.5 3:30 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SPECIAL GORILLA p.15 4:30 MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 7:30 HBO COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 6:00 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG) p.6 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Wembley and the Great Race" p.20 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #3 p. 16 8:30 TINMAN p. 11 10:10 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 11:45 THE THING (R) p. 17 1:40 am BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG) p.6 3:15 AUTHOR) AUTHOR) (PG) p. 17 5:10 HENRY FONDA The Man & His Movies p. 18 6:00 TWIUGHTZONE THE MOVIE (PG) p.5 8:00 PHILIP MARLOWE. PRIVATE EYE Finger Man p.6 9:00 WILD HORSE HANK p.18 10:30 BEING HOMOSEXUAL p.9 11:30 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #17 p.16 12:00 WARGAMES (PG) p. 10 (CC) 2:00 am T00TSIE(PG)p.l2(CC) 4:00 A TIME TO DIE (R) p 8 5:30 BEING HOMOSEXUAL p.9 6:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 7:30 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE: A CONSUMER REPORTS SPECIAL p.10 8:00 KING OF COMEDY (PG) p.21 10:00 WHEN WOMEN KILL p.9 11:00 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE p.10 11:30 IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT I HEAR (PG) p. 17 1:20 am BUDDY HACKETT p 16 2:20 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 3:55 THE KING OF COMEDY (PG) p.21 8:00 THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDS p.20 10:00 A TOAST TO LENNY BRUCE p.16 11:00 HBO COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 11:30 THE SEDUCTION (R)p.22 1:20 am BRAINSTORM (PG) p.5 3:10 THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDS p.20 4:55 WONDER OF IT ALL (G) p. 14 17

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FRIDAY, MAY 25 6:30 am PETERNOTAILp15 8:00 WILD HORSE HANK p.18 9:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 10:00 TIN MAN p. 11 12:00 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 2:00 pm SOME CALL THEM FREAKS p.18 3:00 TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) 5:00 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wembley and the Great Race" p.20 SATURDAY, MAY 26 6:15 am OLIVER TWIST p. 14 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wembley and the Great Race" p.20 8:00 IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT I HEAR (PG)p17 10:00 UNSAFE AT ANY PRICE p. 10 10:30 TWILIGHT ZONE THE MOVIE (PG)p.5 12:30 pm COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 1:00 WARGAMES (PG) p. 10 (CC) 3:00 PHILIP MARLOWE, PRIVATE EYE Finger Man p.6 SUNDAY, MAY 27 6:30 am HEIDI p. 15 8:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 9:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 10:00 WILD HORSE HANK p.18 11:30 FRAGGLE ROCK "Wembley and the Great Race” p.20 12:00 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 12:30 pm GIZMOI(G)p.14 2:00 THE GREY FOX (PG) p. 11 3:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 4:00 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG) p.6 5:30 COMING ATTRACTIONS p 21 MONDAY, MAY 28 6:00 am WONDER OF IT ALL (G) p. 14 7:30 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 8:00 TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) 10:00 MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 1:00 pm THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDS p.20 3:00 HBO COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 3:30 WONDER OF IT ALL (G) p. 14 5:00 CHEVY CHASE MEETS THE KIDS p.15 5:30 TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) 18 5:30 LOCAL HERO (PG) p.6 7:30 VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 8:00 GET CRAZY (R) p.6 9:30 AUTHOR! AUTHOR! (PG) p. 17 11:30 TOOTSIE (PG) p.12(CC) 1:30 am THE HOLLYWOOD KNIGHTS (R)P-21 3:05 TINMANp.11 4:45 BEING HOMOSEXUAL p.9 5:45 VIDEO JUKEBOX p 19 4:00 IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT I HEAR (PG) p. 17 6:00 KING OF COMEDY (PG) p.21 8:00 THE YEAR OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY (PG)p 20 10:00 NOT NECESSARILY THENEWS#12p.16 10:30 BUDDY HACKETT p. 16 11:30 WARGAMES (PG)p.10(CC) 1:30 am THE THING (R) p.17 3:25 THE YEAR OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY (PG) p.20 5:25 BUDDY HACKETT p.16 6:00 WILD HORSE HANK p.18 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Wembley and the Great Race” p.20 8:00 LINDA RONSTADT IN CONCERT p.19 9:00 POLTERGEIST (PG 1:54) 11:00 A TOAST TO LENNY BRUCE p.16 12:00 COMING ATTRACTIONS p.21 12:30 am SPLIT IMAGE (R) p 8 2:25 A TIME TO DIE (R)p.8 4:00 VIDEO JUKEBOX p.19 4:30 BLUE SKIES AGAIN (PG)p 6 7:30 FRAGGLE ROCK “Doozer Is as Doozer Does” p 20 8:00 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #12 p.16 8:30 MY FAIR LADY (G) p. 17 11:30 THE HOLLYWOOD KNIGHTS (R) p.21 1:05 am BUDDY HACKETT LIVE & UNCENSOREO p.16 2:05 GET CRAZY (R) p.6 3:40 TOOTSIE (PG) p. 12 (CC) 5:40 NOT NECESSARILY THE NEWS #12 p. 16 High RoadTo China Tom Selleck It’s tart, romantic fun when an ex-WWI air ace meets flapper Bess Armstrong. Adult language, violence. (PG-1:45) May 3,5,8 P Henry Fonda The Man and His Movies A tribute to one of America’s most admired actors, this retrospective covers Fonda’s prolific movie and theater career. (:57) May 8,12,18,21,31 Wild Horse Hank Linda Blair A brave woman frees a herd of wild mustangs. Adult language, mild violence. (1.32) May 6,10,14, 17,19,22,25,27,30 Dial M for Murder Angie Dickinson A plot for the perfect crime goes awry in this classic tale of cat-and-mouse suspense. Adult situations. (1:36) May 2,5,8 Some Call Them Freaks Special. A sensitive account of some of the world’s most famous human oddities. Hosted by Richard Kiley. (:39) May 5,11,14,20,25,30 Standing Room Only: With the Nelson Riddle Orchestra The music is lush, the production lavish and the star the luminous Linda. Teaming with conductor/arranger Nelson Riddle, Linda gives a concert of big band classics like "I've Got a Crush on You" from the multi-plati-num album What's New. HBO stereo simulcast in some areas. Check local listings. May 27,30 HBO Rock: Culture Club In Concert Get ready for the most colorful hit-makers in rock today. Led by the outrageously charismatic Boy George, they set a fascinating new style for the '80s. The hits include “Karma Chameleon." May 2,6,10,15,18 Video Jukebox Catch new releases, current hits and HBOIdies— nonstop music videos featuring top pop performers like Billy Joel and Linda Ronstadt. May 1,4, 8,14; 17,19,25,27





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