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Director’s Lower’ on TCM; ‘Rear Window’ on Showtime

4 Star Movies, Field Workplace Hits, Indies and Imports, Motion pictures A – Z 



a man wearing a hat: Peter O'Toole, left, and Omar Sharif in the director David Leans 1962 epic "Lawrence of Arabia" on TCM. (Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images)


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Peter O’Toole, left, and Omar Sharif within the director David Leans 1962 epic “Lawrence of Arabia” on TCM. (Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Photographs)

FOUR STAR FILMS

Prime rated motion pictures and made-for-TV movies airing the week of the week of Aug 29 – Sept 4, 2021

Anastasia (1956) TCM Solar. 5 p.m.

The Finest Years of Our Lives (1946) TCM Tues. 5 p.m.

The Browning Model (1951) TCM Wed. 9:30 a.m.

Casablanca (1942) TCM Solar. 3 p.m.

The Dialog (1974) EPIX Sat. 4:35 a.m.

Dances With Wolves (1990) Paramount Mon. 8 a.m.

The Darkish Knight (2008) Paramount Thur. 3:30 p.m. Paramount Thur. 10 p.m.

Forrest Gump (1994) AMC Solar. 1:53 p.m. AMC Tues. 8 p.m. AMC Wed. 5 p.m.

Goodbye Once more (1961) TCM Solar. 9:15 p.m.

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939) TCM Wed. 11:30 a.m.

Goodfellas (1990) AMC Thur. 8 p.m. AMC Fri. 5 p.m.

Gunga Din (1939) TCM Sat. 9 a.m.

His Woman Friday (1940) KVCR Wed. 8 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Misplaced Ark (1981) Showtime Wed. 7:35 a.m. Showtime Sat. 6 a.m.

Lawrence of Arabia: Director’s Lower (1962) TCM Sat. 1 p.m.

A Midsummer Evening’s Dream (1935) TCM Mon. 9 a.m.

Platoon (1986) Showtime Wed. 5 p.m.

Psycho (1960) Showtime Thur. 8 p.m.

Pulp Fiction (1994) AMC Fri. 2 p.m. AMC Sat. 1 a.m.

Raiders of the Misplaced Ark (1981) Paramount Wed. 9 a.m. Paramount Wed. 5 p.m.

Rear Window (1954) Showtime Thur. 6 p.m.

Saving Non-public Ryan (1998) Showtime Wed. 11:30 p.m.

The Shawshank Redemption (1994) BBC America Mon. 8 p.m. BBC America Mon. 11 p.m.

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Ovation Solar. 10:30 a.m.

Singin’ within the Rain (1952) TCM Thur. 11 p.m.

A Star Is Born (1937) TCM Tues. 11:15 p.m.

Sundown Boulevard (1950) TCM Thur. 9 p.m.

12 Offended Males (1957) TCM Sat. 11:15 a.m.

The Untouchables (1987) Ovation Fri. 7 p.m. Ovation Sat. 1:30 p.m.

Vertigo (1958) Showtime Thur. 3:50 p.m.

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) TCM Mon. 9:15 p.m.

4 Star Movies, Field Workplace Hits, Indies and Imports, Motion pictures A – Z 

BRAVO, IFC & SUNDANCE IN PRIMETIME

Bravo, IFC & Sundance in primetime, airing the week of the week of Aug 29 – Sept 4, 2021

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) ★★★ IFC Solar. 8 p.m. IFC Mon. 12:45 p.m. IFC Tues. 3 p.m. IFC Tues. 7:25 p.m. Comedy Central Sat. 8 p.m.

Animal Home (1978) ★★★ Sundance Mon. 3:30 p.m.

Bridesmaids (2011) ★★★ Bravo Sat. 5:49 p.m. Bravo Sat. 8:54 p.m.

Bruce Almighty (2003) ★★ Bravo Wed. 2 a.m.

Coneheads (1993) ★★ IFC Tues. 1 p.m.

Crocodile Dundee (1986) ★★★ Sundance Solar. 4 p.m. Sundance Solar. 8:30 p.m.

Crocodile Dundee II (1988) ★★ Sundance Solar. 6 p.m. Sundance Solar. 10:30 p.m.

The Dukes of Hazzard (2005) ★★ IFC Solar. 5:45 p.m.

Fringe of Tomorrow (2014) ★★★ IFC Sat. 9 p.m. IFC Solar. 2:15 a.m. KVEA Solar. 8:30 p.m.

Quick Instances at Ridgemont Excessive (1982) ★★★ AMC Solar. 9:53 a.m. Sundance Mon. 1 a.m. Sundance Mon. 6 p.m.

48 HRS. (1982) ★★★ IFC Solar. 10:30 a.m.

The Nice Outdoor (1988) ★★ Sundance Mon. 8 p.m. Sundance Tues. Midday

Gremlins (1984) ★★★ IFC Fri. 8 p.m. IFC Sat. 1:15 p.m.

Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) ★★★ IFC Fri. 10:30 p.m. IFC Sat. 10:45 a.m.

Halloween (2007) ★ IFC Fri. 3:15 p.m. IFC Sat. 3:15 a.m.

He is Simply Not That Into You (2009) ★★ Bravo Sat. 1:30 a.m. Bravo Sat. 10:33 a.m.

The right way to Lose a Man in 10 Days (2003) ★★ Bravo Sat. 8 a.m.

Jaws the Revenge (1987) ★ Sundance Solar. 11:45 a.m. Sundance Mon. 3 a.m.

Jaws 3 (1983) ★ Sundance Solar. 1:45 p.m. Sundance Mon. 10:45 a.m.

Okay-9 (1989) ★★ IFC Solar. 12:45 p.m. IFC Mon. 3 a.m. Sundance Mon. 1 p.m.

London Has Fallen (2016) ★★ Bravo Mon. 10 p.m. Bravo Tues. Midday Paramount Fri. 1:30 a.m. Paramount Fri. 11 a.m.

The Magnificent Seven (2016) ★★ Bravo Fri. 12:30 p.m.

The Mist (2007) ★★ IFC Fri. 12:30 p.m.

Monster-in-Regulation (2005) ★★ E! Wed. 8:30 a.m. E! Wed. 2:30 p.m. Bravo Fri. 11:26 p.m. Bravo Sat. 1:03 p.m.

A Nightmare on Elm Avenue (2010) ★★ IFC Fri. 5:45 p.m. IFC Sat. 1 a.m.

Riddick (2013) ★★ IFC Sat. 6:15 p.m. IFC Sat. 11:30 p.m.

Robin Hood: Males in Tights (1993) ★★ IFC Solar. 3:15 p.m. IFC Solar. 10:15 p.m.

RoboCop (2014) ★★ IFC Wed. 2:05 a.m. IFC Wed. 7:15 a.m. IFC Sat. 3:45 p.m.

RV (2006) ★★ IFC Tues. 11:50 p.m. IFC Wed. 9:45 a.m.

Silent Home (2011) ★★ IFC Fri. 10:30 a.m.

Spaceballs (1987) ★★ Sundance Mon. 10 p.m. Sundance Tues. 2 a.m.

Tremendous Troopers 2 (2018) ★★ IFC Tues. 5:15 p.m. IFC Tues. 9:40 p.m.

The Marriage ceremony Planner (2001) ★★ E! Wed. 6 a.m. E! Wed. Midday E! Thur. 6 a.m. Bravo Fri. 9 p.m. Bravo Sat. 3:22 p.m.

4 Star Movies, Field Workplace Hits, Indies and Imports, Motion pictures A – Z 

BOX OFFICE HITS

Motion pictures that scored huge on the field workplace, airing the week of the week of Aug 29 – Sept 4, 2021

American Pie (1999) ★★★ E! Solar. 8:30 a.m.

American Pie 2 (2001) ★★ E! Solar. 6 a.m. E! Solar. 10:30 a.m. E! Wed. 2:30 a.m. E! Wed. Midday

Any Which Method You Can (1980) ★★ REELZ Mon. 6:30 p.m.

Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) ★★★ TNT Tues. 8 p.m.

Again to the Future (1985) ★★★ Paramount Tues. Midday Paramount Tues. 5:30 p.m.

Again to the Future Half II (1989) ★★★ Paramount Tues. 3 p.m. Paramount Tues. 8 p.m.

Again to the Future Half III (1990) ★★★ Paramount Tues. 9 a.m. Paramount Tues. 10:30 p.m.

Dangerous Boys II (2003) ★★ TNT Sat. 5:15 p.m.

La Bamba (1987) ★★★ Ovation Sat. 11 p.m.

Batman Begins (2005) ★★★ Paramount Thur. Midday Paramount Thur. 7 p.m.

A Stunning Thoughts (2001) ★★★ Starz Fri. 4:05 a.m. Starz Fri. 2:56 p.m.

The Finest Years of Our Lives (1946) ★★★★ TCM Tues. 5 p.m.

Huge (1988) ★★★ Starz Sat. 12:23 p.m.

Huge Daddy (1999) ★ TRU Fri. 10 p.m. TRU Sat. Midday

The Bodyguard (1992) ★★ TMC Fri. 10:05 p.m.

Boomerang (1992) ★★ Showtime Thur. 10:15 a.m.

The Bourne Identification (2002) ★★★ A&E Tues. 3 p.m.

Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992) ★★★ Ovation Solar. 8 a.m.

Braveheart (1995) ★★★ Starz Wed. 10:22 a.m.

Bridesmaids (2011) ★★★ Bravo Sat. 5:49 p.m. Bravo Sat. 8:54 p.m.

Bruce Almighty (2003) ★★ Bravo Wed. 2 a.m.

Forged Away (2000) ★★★ AMC Wed. 8 p.m. AMC Thur. 5 p.m.

Metropolis Slickers (1991) ★★★ Cinemax Thur. 11:52 a.m.

The Shopper (1994) ★★★ POP Mon. 8 p.m. POP Tues. 1:30 a.m.

Coming to America (1988) ★★★ VH1 Sat. Midday VH1 Sat. 8 p.m.

Con Air (1997) ★★ AMC Mon. 5:30 p.m. AMC Tues. 11:30 a.m.

Conan the Barbarian (1982) ★★★ TMC Fri. 1:30 a.m.

Contact (1997) ★★★ TMC Fri. 2 p.m.

Crocodile Dundee (1986) ★★★ Sundance Solar. 4 p.m. Sundance Solar. 8:30 p.m.

Crocodile Dundee II (1988) ★★ Sundance Solar. 6 p.m. Sundance Solar. 10:30 p.m.

Dances With Wolves (1990) ★★★★ Paramount Mon. 8 a.m.

The Darkish Knight (2008) ★★★★ Paramount Thur. 3:30 p.m. Paramount Thur. 10 p.m.

The Day After Tomorrow (2004) ★★ HBO Thur. 2:05 p.m.

Deep Influence (1998) ★★ Syfy Solar. 8 a.m. Syfy Mon. 1:45 a.m.

Despicable Me (2010) ★★★ Freeform Sat. 7:45 p.m.

Despicable Me 2 (2013) ★★★ Freeform Sat. 9:50 p.m.

Die One other Day (2002) ★★ Ovation Mon. 7 p.m.

Soiled Dancing (1987) ★★★ Cinemax Mon. 4:50 p.m.

Django Unchained (2012) ★★★ Showtime Fri. 6:15 p.m.

Elf (2003) ★★★ Starz Mon. 6:06 a.m.

Enemy of the State (1998) ★★★ AMC Solar. 4:53 p.m. AMC Mon. 2:30 p.m.

Erin Brockovich (2000) ★★★ AMC Thur. 11:30 a.m.

Each Which Method However Free (1978) ★★ REELZ Mon. 4 p.m.

The Quick and the Livid (2001) ★★ HBO Fri. 2:58 p.m.

Quick 5 (2011) ★★ USA Tues. 5:05 p.m. USA Tues. 10:08 p.m. A&E Sat. 8 p.m. A&E Solar. 12:03 p.m.

Discipline of Goals (1989) ★★★ MLB Solar. 6 p.m. Paramount Mon. Midday Paramount Tues. 2 a.m.

A Fish Referred to as Wanda (1988) ★★★ EPIX Thur. 9:35 p.m.

Fletch (1985) ★★ Encore Tues. 8:42 a.m. Encore Tues. 9 p.m.

For Your Eyes Solely (1981) ★★★ Ovation Mon. 4 p.m.

Forrest Gump (1994) ★★★★ AMC Solar. 1:53 p.m. AMC Tues. 8 p.m. AMC Wed. 5 p.m.

48 HRS. (1982) ★★★ IFC Solar. 10:30 a.m.

4 Weddings and a Funeral (1994) ★★★ TMC Tues. 8 p.m.

Friday the thirteenth (1980) ★★ Syfy Thur. 12:27 p.m. Syfy Fri. 2:30 a.m.

Full Steel Jacket (1987) ★★★ Showtime Solar. 12:35 p.m.

Grease (1978) ★★★ Freeform Solar. 9:35 a.m. AMC Wed. 11 p.m. AMC Thur. 2:30 p.m.

Gremlins (1984) ★★★ IFC Fri. 8 p.m. IFC Sat. 1:15 p.m.

Grumpier Previous Males (1995) ★★ CMT Solar. 5 p.m.

Grumpy Previous Males (1993) ★★ CMT Solar. 2:30 p.m.

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967) ★★★ TCM Wed. 9:30 p.m.

The Hangover Half II (2011) ★★ FXX Wed. 7:30 p.m. FXX Thur. 2:30 p.m.

Hannibal (2001) ★★ Ovation Solar. 1 p.m. BBC America Thur. 3 a.m. BBC America Thur. Midday

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and techniques (2002) ★★★ Syfy Mon. 7 p.m. Syfy Tues. 6 a.m. E! Sat. 6:05 a.m. E! Sat. 7:35 p.m.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fireplace (2005) ★★★ Syfy Tues. 1 p.m. Syfy Wed. 7 a.m. E! Solar. 2:35 a.m.

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) ★★★ USA Solar. 1:30 p.m. Syfy Tues. 7:30 p.m. Syfy Wed. 1:36 p.m.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) ★★★ USA Solar. 10:30 a.m. USA Solar. 11 p.m. Syfy Tues. 4:29 p.m. Syfy Wed. 10:31 a.m.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) ★★★ Syfy Tues. 9:58 a.m. E! Sat. 11:30 p.m.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) ★★★ Syfy Mon. 3:30 p.m. E! Sat. 2:30 a.m. E! Sat. 6 a.m. E! Sat. 4 p.m.

Hitch (2005) ★★★ Freeform Thur. 12:30 p.m.

Indiana Jones and the Final Campaign (1989) ★★★ Showtime Tues. 6:35 a.m. Paramount Wed. 2 p.m. Paramount Wed. 10 p.m. Paramount Thur. 1 a.m. Paramount Thur. 9 a.m.

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) ★★★ Paramount Wed. 1:30 a.m. Paramount Wed. 11:30 a.m. Paramount Wed. 7:30 p.m. Showtime Solar. 4:30 a.m.

Jumanji (1995) ★★ Freeform Sat. 1:05 p.m.

Jurassic Park III (2001) ★★ HBO Tues. 10:05 a.m.

The Final of the Mohicans (1992) ★★★ BBC America Tues. 9:30 p.m.

Legally Blonde (2001) ★★ POP Fri. 8 p.m. POP Sat. 12:35 p.m.

Legends of the Fall (1994) ★★ Starz Tues. 6:09 a.m. Starz Tues. 7:07 p.m.

The LEGO Film (2014) ★★★ Freeform Sat. 7 a.m.

Deadly Weapon 3 (1992) ★★★ AMC Sat. 9 p.m.

Deadly Weapon 2 (1989) ★★★ AMC Sat. 6:30 p.m.

Lilo & Sew (2002) ★★★ Freeform Solar. Midday

Lincoln (2012) ★★★ Cinemax Tues. 4:05 a.m.

Look Who’s Speaking (1989) ★★ Ovation Solar. 9:30 p.m.

The Misplaced World: Jurassic Park (1997) ★★ HBO Solar. 1:15 p.m. HBO Sat. 5:45 p.m.

Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Needed (2012) ★★ Disney Sat. 6:45 p.m.

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) ★★★ Nickelodeon Solar. 10 a.m.

Distress (1990) ★★★ Cinemax Solar. 6:12 p.m.

Mission: Unimaginable (1996) ★★ FXX Fri. 8 a.m. FX Sat. 1 a.m.

The Pure (1984) ★★★ Ovation Solar. 4 p.m. FS1 Wed. 4 p.m.

Evening on the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009) ★★ AMC Wed. 9:45 a.m.

Notting Hill (1999) ★★ TMC Tues. 10 p.m. Showtime Thur. 4:15 a.m.

The Nutty Professor (1996) ★★★ TMC Solar. 9 a.m.

Octopussy (1983) ★★★ Ovation Fri. 4 p.m. Ovation Sat. 10:30 a.m.

Parenthood (1989) ★★★ Encore Tues. 4:33 p.m.

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) ★★ Encore Tues. 1:03 a.m. Encore Tues. 6:40 p.m. Starz Fri. 9:01 a.m.

Platoon (1986) ★★★★ Showtime Wed. 5 p.m.

Police Academy (1984) ★★ AMC Thur. 11 p.m. AMC Fri. 11:45 a.m.

Police Academy 3: Again in Coaching (1986) ★★ AMC Sat. 4 a.m.

Police Academy 2: Their First Project (1985) ★★ AMC Fri. 1:15 a.m. AMC Fri. 9:45 a.m.

Fairly in Pink (1986) ★★★ Encore Fri. 9 p.m. Encore Sat. 4:27 a.m. Encore Sat. 5:27 p.m.

Fairly Lady (1990) ★★★ Freeform Solar. 7 a.m. Freeform Thur. 8:30 p.m.

Psycho (1960) ★★★★ Showtime Thur. 8 p.m.

Pulp Fiction (1994) ★★★★ AMC Fri. 2 p.m. AMC Sat. 1 a.m.

Raiders of the Misplaced Ark (1981) ★★★★ Paramount Wed. 9 a.m. Paramount Wed. 5 p.m.

Rear Window (1954) ★★★★ Showtime Thur. 6 p.m.

Revenge of the Nerds (1984) ★★ AMC Solar. 7:53 a.m.

The Ring (2002) ★★ EPIX Fri. 8 p.m.

Street to Perdition (2002) ★★★ EPIX Wed. 10 p.m.

The Rock (1996) ★★★ AMC Mon. 11 p.m. AMC Tues. 2 p.m.

S.W.A.T. (2003) ★★ Paramount Fri. 7:30 p.m. Paramount Sat. 1:30 a.m.

Saving Non-public Ryan (1998) ★★★★ Showtime Wed. 11:30 p.m.

Seven (1995) ★★★ Showtime Tues. 2:35 p.m.

Shrek (2001) ★★★ Nickelodeon Solar. 4 p.m. Freeform Sat. 3:35 p.m.

Shrek 2 (2004) ★★★ Freeform Sat. 5:40 p.m.

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) ★★★★ Ovation Solar. 10:30 a.m.

The Simpsons Film (2007) ★★★ FXX Sat. 2 p.m.

Skyfall (2012) ★★★ EPIX Tues. 8 p.m. EPIX Wed. 12:10 p.m.

Sleepy Hole (1999) ★★★ Starz Thur. 5:20 a.m.

Velocity (1994) ★★★ HBO Fri. 2:05 a.m.

Spider-Man (2002) ★★★ Encore Fri. 12:29 p.m. Encore Sat. 6:07 a.m.

Spider-Man 3 (2007) ★★ Encore Fri. 3:02 a.m. Encore Fri. 4:44 p.m.

Spider-Man 2 (2004) ★★★ Encore Fri. 12:52 p.m. Encore Fri. 2:33 p.m.

Stripes (1981) ★★ Encore Fri. 8:46 a.m.

Candy Dwelling Alabama (2002) ★★ Freeform Solar. 8:15 p.m.

Tombstone (1993) ★★★ AMC Mon. 8 p.m. AMC Tues. 5 p.m. Paramount Sat. 9 a.m. Paramount Sat. 11 p.m.

Prime Gun (1986) ★★★ Encore Sat. 10:05 a.m. Encore Sat. 12:34 p.m. Encore Sat. 7:07 p.m.

Whole Recall (1990) ★★★ BBC America Tues. 5 p.m.

Transformers (2007) ★★★ HBO Sat. Midday

Tornado (1996) ★★★ Freeform Wed. 2 p.m.

2 Quick 2 Livid (2003) ★★ HBO Wed. 8:15 a.m.

Unusual Valor (1983) ★★ Cinemax Mon. 5:10 a.m.

The Untouchables (1987) ★★★★ Ovation Fri. 7 p.m. Ovation Sat. 1:30 p.m.

The Waterboy (1998) ★ Comedy Central Solar. 4 p.m.

Waterworld (1995) ★★ Ovation Sat. 5:30 p.m.

What Lies Beneath (2000) ★★ Starz Mon. 11:22 a.m.

Wild Wild West (1999) ★ TNT Sat. 11 p.m.

X-Males (2000) ★★★ Syfy Solar. 1:05 p.m. Syfy Solar. 11:30 p.m.

X-Males Origins: Wolverine (2009) ★★ BBC America Thur. 8 p.m. BBC America Fri. 1 a.m.

X-Males: Days of Future Previous (2014) ★★★ FX Solar. 7 a.m.

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) ★★★★ TCM Mon. 9:15 p.m.

This story initially appeared in Los Angeles Instances.

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