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HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 002

The Second Annual Rich Little and the Great Pretenders. Page 8 The Godsend, a thriller set in rural England. Page 6 Kl Safi HH m HK jk m lr\ ft- . IB V Standing Room Only: Paris Cabaret. Page 13 Men's Gymnastics at the Caesars Sylvester Stallone and Talia Shire Palace Invitational. Page 10 in Rocky II. Page 9 George Burns and Brooke Shields in Just You and Me, Kid. Page 12 Billy Smart’s Holiday Circus. Page 14 HBO welcomes subscriber comments on HBO programming and scheduling. Write to: HBO Subscriber Information Services, Time & Life Bldg., Rockefeller, New York, NY. 10020 Service, reception and billing inquiries can be handled only by your local cable TV company. HBO reserves the right to make a schedule change or program substitution without notice. The HBO Guide is published monthly by Home Box Office, Inc. J. 0. Heyworth, President Sean McCarthy, Treasurer Carolyn K. McCandless, Secretary Home Box Office, Standing Room Only, HBO, SR0, On Location are trademarks and servicemarks of Home Box Office, Inc. © 1980 Home Box Office, Inc. All rights reserved. Hide in Plain Sight starring James Caan. Page 5 “... And Justice For All starring Al Pacino. Page 17 George Burns and Art Carney in Going in Style. Page 21 Hero at Large with John Ritter. Page 20

HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 005

On Location: The Second Annual Rich Little and the Great Pretenders Another entertaining evening of music and mimicry hosted by Rich Little, the master impressionist. His guests include Debbie Reynolds and Sister Sledge, who present stunning tributes to Mae West, Garbo, Cher, Diana Ross and the Andrews Sisters. Plus a hilarious salute to The Wizard of Oz and cameo appearances by Susan Anton and zany Dudley (“ 10") Moore. November 7,11,15,24,27,30 Friday November 7 Saturday November 8 Sunday November 9 6:00 GLEN AND TANYA Including “Dream Lover.” p.20 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL Repeat of Thursday show, p.7 8:00 RICH LITTLE AND THE GREAT PRETENDERS Music, comedy and mimicry, p.8 9:30 YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE Sean Connery (PG-1:57) p.7 11:30 SUPERMAN THE MOVIE Marlon Brando (PG-2:22) p.7 2:00 HBO Late Night: WINTER KILLS John Huston (R-1:36) p.19 3:00 AVALANCHE EXPRESS Spies, defectors (PG-1:28) p.4 4:30 VICTOR BORGE p.7 6:00 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE Barroom brawl (PG-1:54) p.5 8:00 CHINA 9, LIBERTY 37 Handsome western (1:43) p.9 10:00 HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT From a true story (PG-1:29) p.5 11:30 AVALANCHE EXPRESS (PG-1:28) p.4 1:00 THE GODSEND Child menace (R-1:28) p.6 2:30 HBO Late Night: THE GREATEST BATTLE (PG-1:37) p.19 2:30 ARABIAN ADVENTURE Giants and genii (G-1:38) p.4 4:30 SOMETHING SHORT OF PARADISE On-again, off-again romantic comedy (PG-1:27) p. 16 6:00 THE IN-LAWS Peter Falk (PG-1:42) p. 11 8:00 ROCKY II Takes up where Rocky left off (PG-1:58) p.9 10:00 DON’T LOOK NOW Julie Christie (R-1:50) p.6 12:00 THE WARRIORS New York youth gangs go on a rampage (R-1:30) p. 15 ROCKV If Sylvester Stallone Talia Shire One of the most popular characters in movie history gets another crack at life and a second shot at the championship. Sylvester Stallone again plays the club fighter from Philadelphia. Talia Shire, Burt Young and Burgess Meredith repeat their memorable roles from the Oscar-winning original. Violence. (PG-1:58) November 9,14,18,22,26 ch*na Liberty 37 A former gunslinger takes on corrupt railroad interests who try to muscle him off his farm in this unusual western of 1880s Texas. His chief antagonist: a European-born gunf ighter out to get him. Warren Oates is the crusty farmer; and Italian Fabio Testi is the killer hot on his trail. Jenny Agutter (Logan’s Run) co-stars. Profanity, violence, nudity. (1:43) November 8,11,14,24,27 9

HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 006

The 1980 Miss World Pageant Who’s the most beautiful girl in the world? Anthony Newley hosts the 30th anniversary presentation of the oldest international beauty contest. Seventy beauties compete in London for the crown in three events: native costumes, bathing suits, and evening gowns. HBO premieres this glittering show on the same day it occurs. November 13,16 Men’s Gymnastics: Caesars Palace Invitational An HBO exclusive! Watch the top male American gymnasts in this elite invitational. This super competition features four members of the U.S. Olympic team including: Bart Conner, 1980 world champion on the parallel bars; Jim Hartung, Phil Cahoy, highflying Ron Galimore and 14-year-old whiz kid Chris Riegle. November 11,15,19 Monday November 10 5:30 BODYBUILDING The Mr. America contest, p.4 6:30 WHISPERS FROM THE WHITE HOUSE Rumors and secrets, p. 18 7:30 WHO ARE THE DEBOLTS—AND WHERE DID THEY GET 19 KIDS A tribute to an extraordinary American family, p. 11 8:30 YANKS Richard Gere (R-2:18) p. 14 11:00 LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Anthony Quinn (G-3:26) p. 16 10 Tuesday November 11 6:00 HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT A case of justice or injustice? (PG-1:29) p.5 7:30 MEN’S GYMNASTICS Caesars Palace Invitational. The premier U.S. gymnasts, p. 10 9:00 RICH LITTLE AND THE GREAT PRETENDERS With “Sister Sledge.” p.8 10:30 CHINA 9, LIBERTY 37 Frontier tale (1:43) p.9 12:15 GORP A group of summer campers go nuts (R-1:29) p.20 Wednesday November 12 5:30 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE Ruth Gordon (PG-1:54) p.5 7:30 VICTOR BORGE Urbane music and comedy, p.7 9:00 TILL MARRIAGE DO US PART A young Sicilian learns of life and love (Dubbed-R-1:32) p. 11 10:30 GLEN AND TANYA Campbell and Tucker in a special performance, p.20 11:30 SOMETHING SHORT OF PARADISE An uneven contemporary affair (PG-1:27) p. 16 i Till Marriage Do Us Part Laura Antonelli This cheeky 1900s escapade laughs at, and with, the Italian art of love. Laura Antonelli, sex goddess of the ’80s, is a lusty Sicilian beauty who comes straight from the convent to marriage—-without even a bride’s manual. Adult situations, language, nudity. (Dubbed/subtitled. See schedule.) (R-1:32) November 12,15,21,23,28 Thursday November 13 5:30 ARABIAN ADVENTURE Flying carpet battle (G-1:38) p.4 7:30 INSIDE THE NFL The week’s action highlights, p.7 8:30 THE 1980 MISS WORLD PAGEANT A glittering spectacular from London. (Tape delay) p. 10 10:30 THE GODSEND Horror tale (R-1:28) p.6 12:00 INSIDE THE NFL See earlier listing, p.7 1:00 AVALANCHE EXPRESS International intrigue with Joe Namath (PG-1:28) p.4 Who Are the DeBolts And Where Did They Get 19 Kids Henry Winkler hosts this Oscar-winning story of family love and courage. Bob and Dorothy DeBolt, with six children of their own, adopted 13 handicapped children of different races. This inspiring documentary is truly exhilarating, a tribute to the human spirit. November 10,15,18,21,27,30 Next Month: an exclusive HBO sequel. The In-Laws Peter Falk Alan Arkin Anything goes in this madcap comedy as in-laws become outlaws. The loony father of the groom involves the dentist dad of the bride in a conspiracy carrying them from Washington rooftops to a banana republic. Peter Falk and Alan Arkin co-star as the zany mismatched pair. Obscenities. (PG-1:42) November 3,9 I I

HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 003

Arabian Adventure Hop aboard this flying carpet for a trip to mythical Araby. A dashing young prince matches wits with a wicked genius for the hand of a fair princess. This delightful fantasy mixes romance, beauty and action! The master of evil, Christopher Lee, is the villainous caliph; Milo O’Shea, his comic henchman; and Mickey Rooney, guardian of the secret of the magic rose. Family fare. (G-1:38) Nov. 1,5,9,13,18,24 Avalanche Express A crack train roars across Europe as U.S. agents smuggle out a top-rank Russian defector. Lee Marvin and Robert Shaw co-star. Violence, profanity. (PG-1:28) November 2,5,8,13 American Bodybuilding Championships It’s the Mr. America contest, telecast for the first time. And to prove that men don’t have a corner on muscles, women bodybuilders will perform in their own competition. November 1,5,10 3:30 SOMETHING SHORT 3:30 WHISPERS FROM OF PARADISE THE WHITE HOUSE Susan Sarandon (PG-1:27) p. 16 Untold stories, p. 18 5:00 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW 4:30 LAWRENCE OF FOR NOVEMBER ARABIA 5:30 GLEN AND TANYA p.20 Peter O’Toole as the famed 6:30 BODYBUILDING p.4 adventurer (G-3:26) p. 16 7:30 ARABIAN ADVENTURE 8:00 HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT Flying carpet ride (G-1:38) p.4 James Caan, a father in search 9:30 SOMETHING SHORT of his children (PG-1:29) p.5 OF PARADISE 9:30 AVALANCHE A funny affair (PG-1:27) p. 16 EXPRESS 11:00 A FUNNY THING... Spy thriller (PG-1:28) p.4 Steve Allen, Norm Crosby. 11:00 SAVE THE TIGER 12:00 GORP (R-1:40) Only play date. Dennis Quaid (R-1:29) p.20 12:45 WHISPERS FROM THE 1:30 HBO Late Night: WHITE HOUSE "DISCO BEAVER” p. 19 Rumors and secrets, p. 18 4 1 Mutiny on the Bounty Marlon Brando Trevor Howard Robust and rousing, it’s high adventure aboard the famous 18th-century square-rigger. This classic saga of the sea focuses on one of history’s great confrontations: Fletcher Christian i/s. Captain Bligh. Marlon Brando is the bold first mate who leads his men against the despotic captain.(2:52) November 16,19,22,27 Every Which Way But Loose Clint Eastwood Clint Eastwood shifts gears in a comedy-action tale as the low-keyed, truck drivin’ Philo Beddoe. Low-keyed or not, while romancing Sondra Locke, he still manages to dry steam a gang of motorcycle toughs. Watch for Clyde, an orangutan, who almost steals the show. Profanity, nudity, violence. (PG-1:54) November 4,8,12,17,21 A devoted father bangs his head against government bureaucracy in this courageous, suspenseful, frequently funny film. James Caan stars and directed the drama of a man’s eight-year search for his children spirited away during a Federal war on mobsters. This powerful indictment of American injustice is based on a true case. “Double triumph for Caan” (Washington Post) Profanity, violence. (PG-1:29) November 2,8,11,17,21,27,30

HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 012

COMING ON HBO DECEMBER 1-5 Monday, 1 6:00 ROCKY II p.9 8:00 LOST AND FOUND George Segal (PG-1:45) 10:00 HINDENBURG p.16 11:00 "...AND JUSTICE FOR ALL” p.17 Tuesday, 2 5:30 PRIZE FIGHTER p. 17 7:30 RICH LITTLE S "CHRISTMAS CAROL” 8:30 HERO AT LARGE p.20 10:30 GREATEST SPORTS RIVALRIES p. 18 11:00 SNEAK PREVIEW p.19 11:30 MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN p. 13 Wednesday, 3 6:00 EL CID p.21 9:00 MAD MAX Futuristic drama (R-1:29) 10:30 GOING IN STYLE p.21 12:15 BIG BAD MAMA p. 19 Thursday, 4 6:00 HINDENBURG p.16 7:00 GREATEST SPORTS RIVALRIES p. 18 7:30 INSIDE THE NFL p.7 8:30 YOU AND ME, KID p. 12 10:00 LOST AND FOUND Glenda Jackson (PG-1:45) 11:45 INSIDE THE NFL p.7 12:45 LOGAN’S RUN p. 15 Friday, 5 5:30 BILLY SMART S HOLIDAY CIRCUS p.14 6:30 SNEAK PREVIEW p. 19 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL p.7 8:00 A FORCE OF ONE Chuck Norris (PG-1:31) 9:30 PARIS CABARET p.13 10:30 ’’CHRISTMAS CAROL” 11:30 "...ANDJUSTICE FOR ALL” p. 17 1:30 SNEAK PREVIEW p.19 2:00 STEELYARD BLUES 23

HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 004

Don’t Look Now Julie Christie Donald Sutherland An English couple tries to unravel a dark prophecy of doom in a tale of murder and psychic experience! Donald Sutherland and Julie Christie face terror after terror in this chilling supernatural thriller. Shown uncut with all the original footage. Nudity, violence. (R-1:50) November 4,9,14,19 The Godsend Sweet, strange, aloof young Bonnie: is she a gift from Heaven—or a curse from Hell? Find out when some shocking events start to take place in rural England. Cyd Hayman and Malcolm Stoddard are the parents who innocently welcome the daughter of a stranger into their family. Adult situations, violence. (R-1:28) November 5,8,13,18,21 Superman The Movie It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a spectacular movie! Christopher Reeve is meek Clark Kent, alias the Man of Steel, leaping buildings, fighting for Justice and romancing Lois Lane. Adult language. (PG-2:22) November 4,7 You Only Live Twice When a manned space flight is hijacked, the world edges toward nuclear war. But James Bond (Sean Connery) is hot on the trail. Lots of gadgetry and treachery. Violence, adult situations. (PG-1:57) November 3,7 6:00 YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE Sean Connery, as 007, tries to prevent a war (PG-1:57) p.7 8:00 VICTOR BORGE "COMEDY AND MUSIC The “Great Dane” sets off on an evening of hilarity, p.7 9:30 THE IN-LAWS Screwball comedy with Alan Arkin (PG-1:42) p. 11 11:30 A FUNNY THING HAPPENED... Election year potshots. 12:30 YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE Spy action (PG-1:57) p.7 6 SOMETHING SHORT OF PARADISE Urban comedy (PG-1:27) p.16 6:30 SUPERMAN THE MOVIE The comic book hero comes alive (PG-2:22) p.7 9:00 DON’T LOOK NOW Donald Sutherland in the world of psychic terror (R-1:50) p.6 11:00 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE Action-comedy (PG-1:54) p.5 1:00 GLEN AND TANYA SRO: Glen Campbell and Tanya Tucker, p.20 5:00 WHISPERS FROM THE WHITE HOUSE Inside information, p. 18 6:00 ARABIAN ADVENTURE Peter Cushing (G-1:38) p.4 8:00 THE GODSEND Child demon (R-1:28) p.6 9:30 THE WARRIORS Gang warfare (R-1:30) p. 15 11:00 BODYBUILDING With women competitors, p.4 12:00 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR NOVEMBER 12:30 AVALANCHE EXPRESS Lee Marvin (PG-1:28) p.4 VICTOR BORGE "COMEDY AND MUSIC An exclusive performance, p.7 7:30 INSIDE THE NFL Weekly pro football highlights with host Len Dawson, p.7 8:30 LAWRENCE OF ARABIA The sweeping saga that took seven Oscars (G-3:26) p. 16 12:00 INSIDE THE NFL See earlier listing, p.7 1:00 GORP Wild, riotous action at summer camp (R-1:29) p.20 It’s the most complete analysis of pro football around. Each week Len Dawson and Nick Buoniconti analyze film clips of all the big games, the big plays and the upsets. How did that receiver break into the open? What did this linebacker detect that let him smear the runner? Get the answers from experts, along with interviews, special guests and predictions. November 6,7; 13,14; 20,21; 27,28 Standing Room Only: Victor Borge “Comedy and Music When Victor Borge sits down at the piano, everybody laughs. Relax and enjoy an evening with the undisputed master of sophisticated comedy and music. The New York Times has hailed him as “the funniest entertainer in the world.” You’ll call him the Great Dane. November 3,6, 8,12,16,29

HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 009

Flashback: The Hindenburg Ship of Doom This unique HBO documentary examines the mysterious, sudden explosion of the Hindenburg airship in 1937. Come aboard, meet the passengers and share their fateful adventure. Film footage and dramatic re-enactment create a haunting picture of this voyage to destruction. Nov. 22,25 Lawrence of Arabia This spectacular epic won seven Oscars. Peter O’Toole, as dashing Lawrence, captures all the mystery of the fascinating adventurer. Family fare. (G-3:26) November 2,6,10 Something Short of Paradise Love isn’t blind, just a little nearsighted. David Steinberg and Susan Sarandon co-star in this breezy look at a modern affair. Adult situations and language. (PG-1:27) November 1,4,9,12,14 Friday November 21 Saturday November 22 Sunday November 23 6:00 THE DEBOLTS A family documentary, p. 11 7:00 INSIDE THE NFL Repeat of Thursday show, p.7 8:00 THE PRIZE FIGHTER A bumbling boxer is tricked by gangsters (PG-1:39) p. 17 10:00 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE Mel Tillis’ music (PG-1:54) p.5 12:00 HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT Father’s search (PG-1:29) p.5 1:30 THE GODSEND Child terror (R-1:28) p.6 3:00 HBO Late Night: TILL MARRIAGE DO US PART (Dubbed-R-1:32) p. 11 2:30 ROCKY II Talia Shire (PG-1:58) p.9 4:30 MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY Marlon Brando (2:52) p.5 7:30 FLASHBACK: THE HINDENBURG: SHIP OF DOOM Was it sabotage? p. 16 8:30 THAT LUCKY TOUCH Light comedy (PG-1:29) p. 15 10:00 ROCKY II He’s back! (PG-1:58) p.9 12:00 YANKS Romantic drama (R-2:18) p. 14 2:30 HBO Late Night: WINTER KILLS Jeff Bridges (R-1:36) p.19 2:00 LOGAN S RUN Michael York (PG-1:55) p. 15 4:00 JUST YOU AND ME, KID Oldster and youngster in sparkling comedy (PG-1:31) p.12 5:30 THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN Kung fu antics (PG-2:05) p. 13 8:00 "...AND JUSTICE FOR ALL Al Pacino stars in a crackling courtroom drama (R-2:00) p. 17 10:00 LOGAN’S RUN Sci-fi tale (PG-1:55) p. 15 12:00 TILL MARRIAGE DO US PART A delightful, sexy comedy (Subtitled-R-1:35) p. 11 16 Al Pacino*-^®^ And Justice For All There are a few lawyers who still believe in guilt and innocence. Al Pacino is brilliant in his Oscar-nominated performance as an attorney who fights the system. Comedy alternates with high drama in this look at the complexities and corruption of American justice. Christine Lahti co-stars as a lusty lady lawyer who shares Pacino’s bed, but not his convictions. Profanity, adult situations, nudity. (R-2:00) November 23,27 The Prize Fighter Tim Conway Don Knotts An inept boxer and his faithful trainer get dangerously involved with gangsters fixing fights in a knockout of a comedy. Tim Conway, master of mayhem, is a fighter with a perfect record: 20 fights, 20 knockouts, 20 losses. Don Knotts is Shake, the trainer urging him along the comeback trail in the tough fight game of the Depression ’30s.Profanity. (PG-1:39) November 21,26,29 17

HBO Guide November 1980 - Page section : 010

Greatest Sports Rivalries USC vs. Notre Dame Irish beat the Trojans 13-12 in 1926, there hasn’t been a breather in this series. What a line-up through the years—like O.J. Simpson, Nick Buoniconti, Pat Hayden, Joe Theismann and Rocky Blier! Hosts Barry Tompkins and Paul Hor-nung bring you interviews and all the spectacular catches, runs and heart-fail-ure finales of one of the best rivalries ever. November 26 WhiSDerS from This lighthearted collection of facts and anecdotes reveals .. .... £ u little-known details of our presidents. Tom Bosley hosts the White House this perfect election month special. November 2,5,10 Monday November 24 6:00 BUGSY MALONE Gangster spoof with 12-year-old stars. (G-1:33) p.19 7:30 ARABIAN ADVENTURE Tuesday November 25 5:30 BILLY SMART’S HOLIDAY CIRCUS Aerial stunt performers, p. 14 6:30 HINDENBURG Wednesday November 26 A magical offer a prince can’t refuse (G-1:38) p.4 9:30 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR DECEMBER Comedy, comments and clips with Stiller and Meara. p. 19 10:00 RICH LITTLE With Debbie Reynolds, p.8 11:30 CHINA 9, LIBERTY 37 A handsome, racy, shoot-’em-up adult western (1:43) p.9 Luxury flight to tragedy, p. 16 7:30 THAT LUCKY TOUCH A rocky romance (PG-1:29) p. 15 9:00 BIG BAD MAMA Angie Dickinson, pistol-packin’ mama (R-1:24) p. 19 10:30 PARIS CABARET Joel Grey hosts, p. 13 11:30 HINDENBURG Who was aboard? p. 16 12:30 THE WARRIORS Gang rampage (R-1:30) p.15 6:00 JUST YOU AND ME, KID Brooke Shields (PG-1:31) p.12 7:30 GREATEST SPORTS RIVALRIES USC vs. Notre Dame. Look back at a great football rivalry, p. 18 8:00 THE PRIZE FIGHTER Knockout comedy with Tim Conway (PG-1:39) p. 17 10:00 YANKS WWII romance (R-2:18) p. 14 12:30 ROCKY II Burgess Meredith (PG-1:58) p.9 2:30 HBO Late Night: WINTER KILLS Anthony Perkins (R-1:36) p. 19 18 Bugsy Malone Jodie Foster Tiny henchmen chauffeur their bosses in pedal-driven limos, guns shoot cream puffs and the oldest gangster is 12 in this original and delightful family film. Jodie Foster (TaxiDriver) highlights the cast of dressed-up, tough-talking youngsters. Plus there’s a jazzy musical score by Paul Williams. Family fare. (G-1:33) November 19,24,30 Big Bad Mama Angie Dickinson This ’30s mother is a tough cookie: bank robber, kidnapper and bootlegger. Angie Dickinson is the pistol-packin’ mama who wants a rosy future for her two girls —and takes them on a crime spree through Depression Texas. Top-notch action and down-home humor. Nudity, violence, strong language. (R-1:24) November 25,29 Thursday November 27 2:00 THE DEBOLTS p. 11 3:00 HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT Desperate search (PG-1:29) p.5 4:30 MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY (2:52) p.5 7:30 INSIDE THE NFL Week’s action highlights, p.7 8:30 "...AND JUSTICE FOR ALL” (R-2:00) p. 17 10:30 HBO SNEAK PREVIEW FOR DECEMBER p. 19 11:00 INSIDE THE NFL p.7 12:00 RICH LITTLE p.8 1:30 CHINA 9, LIBERTY 37 1880s T exas (1:43) p.9 3:15 HBO Late Night "DISCO BEAVER’’ (1:00) p.19 Starring Stiller and Meara. Join Jerry and Anne as they roll some footage from upcoming movies, specials and sports. November 24,27,30 HBOi LATE NIGHT Winter Kills John Huston and Jeff Bridges co-star in a political suspense yarn. (Nov. 7,22,26) The Greatest Battle Gripping WWII action about North African campaign. (Nov. 8,28) Pretty Baby Brooke Shields is a child prostitute in a 1900’s New Orleans bordello. (Nov. 15) National Lampoon’s "Disco Beaver from Outer Space" An HBO comedy special. (Nov. 1,14,27) 19





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