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January 12 - 18, 2019 12 JOHNSON CITY (TN) PRESS Movies this week A "Above the Rim" ›› Turmoil clouds the life of a talented young athlete. VH1 Sun. 7 p.m. "Act of Valor" ›› Navy SEALs un- cover a terrorist plot against America. TNT Tue. 3 p.m., Tue. 11:45 p.m. "A.I.: Artificial Intelligence" ›››‡ An android boy embarks on a journey to discover his true nature. TMC Wed. 10:30 p.m. "Airport" ›››‡ Crises, including a mad bomber, abound for air passen- gers. TMC Wed. 3:30 p.m. "Airport 1975" ››‡ Stewardess flies struck jet until pilot can board by helicopter. TMC Thu. 3 p.m. "American Animals" ››› Four thieves target a university library's rare collection. MAX Wed. 10 p.m. "American Sniper" ›››‡ Navy SEAL Chris Kyle logs an incredible number of kills. TNT Tue. 5 p.m. "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" ››› A 1970s newsman feels threatened by a female employ- ee. HBO Sun. 3 p.m. "Anchors Aweigh" ››› Two sailors on shore leave look for romance in Hollywood. TCM Tue. 10:15 p.m. "Austin Powers in Goldmember" ››‡ Austin goes back to 1975 to rescue his captive father. ENC Wed. 10:37 p.m. "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" ››› Austin travels in time to get his mojo back. ENC Wed. 9 p.m. "Avengers: Age of Ultron" ››› The Avengers reassemble to battle a technological villain. SYFY Sat. 6 p.m. B "Baby Driver" ›››‡ A doomed heist threatens the life of a young getaway driver. SHOW Thu. 7:30 p.m. "Bad Words" ››‡ A mean-spirited 40-year-old enters a national spelling bee. TBS Sun. 6 p.m. "Barbershop: The Next Cut" ››› Calvin and the gang must save the neighborhood from crime. BET Thu. 9 p.m. "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" ›› Batman embarks on a personal vendetta against Superman. TBS Sat. 4:15 p.m., Sat. 11:30 p.m. "Big Fish" ››› A young man inves- tigates his father's tall tales. HBO Fri. 3:30 p.m. "Blockers" ››› Three parents chase down their daughters on prom night. HBO Wed. 8 p.m. "The Bourne Legacy" ››› Jason Bourne's actions have consequences for a new agent. TNT Fri. 8 p.m. "Brewster's Millions" ›› Pitcher inherits $300 million, with a catch. ENC Fri. 10:55 p.m. "Bridget Jones's Baby" ››‡ Bridget Jones must figure out who's the father of her child. TMC Fri. 8 p.m. "Bruce Almighty" ››‡ A frustrated reporter receives divine powers from God. FREE Thu. 9 p.m. "Brüno" ››‡ The gay Austrian fash- ionista brings his show to America. MAX Thu. 11:10 p.m. "Bull Durham" ››› A baseball groupie gives pointers to a brash young pitcher. SHOW Wed. 8 p.m. C "Cabin Fever" ››‡ College students contract a flesh-eating virus. MAX Sat. 8 p.m., Fri. 11:15 p.m. "Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever" ›› A flesh-eating virus targets teens at a high-school prom. MAX Sat. 9:35 p.m. "Caddyshack" ››‡ A vulgar new- comer clashes with the country club set. PARMT Tue. 11:30 p.m. "Cairo Time" ››› An unexpected love affair catches a pair by surprise. TMC Thu. 6:30 p.m. "The Campaign" ››‡ Rival candi- dates sling mud galore as Election Day closes in. CMT Fri. 11 p.m. "Captain America: Civil War" ››› Captain America clashes with Iron Man. TNT Sat. 8 p.m. "Casino" ›››‡ A mob employee makes a play for power in 1970s Las Vegas. VH1 Fri. 10 p.m. "Cast Away" ››› A courier company executive is marooned on a remote island. AMC Wed. 8 p.m., Thu. 5 p.m. "The Change-Up" ›› An over- worked lawyer and his carefree buddy switch bodies. TBS Sun. 3:45 p.m. "Cheri" ››› An older woman teach- es a courtesan's son about love. TMC Fri. 11:45 p.m. "The Chronicles of Riddick" ›› A fugitive fights an invading ruler and his army. ENC Thu. 10:51 p.m. "Coal Miner's Daughter" ›››‡ Loretta Lynn rises from rural poverty to music stardom. ENC Mon. 9 p.m. "Colombiana" ›› A professional assassin seeks revenge for the murder of her parents. AMC Thu. 8 p.m., Fri. 3:30 p.m. "Concussion" ››‡ Dr. Bennet Oma- lu discovers football-related brain trauma. AMC Fri. 11 p.m. "Constantine" ››‡ A man who sees demons helps a policewoman probe her sister's death. SYFY Mon. 8 p.m., Tue. 5:15 p.m. "Couples Retreat" ›› Four couples must participate in therapy sessions at a tropical resort. HBO Sat. 3:35 p.m. D "Date Night" ››‡ A case of mistak- en identity leads to a wild adventure. MAX Tue. 11:15 p.m. "The Day the Earth Stood Still" ›› The arrival of an extraterrestrial visitor triggers global upheaval. SYFY Tue. 3 p.m. "Days of Thunder" ››‡ Upstart stock-car driver goes to the edge. SHOW Thu. 3:45 p.m. "Dead Man on Campus" ›› Two college roommates must raise their grade point average. MAX Tue. 9:40 p.m. "The Debt" ››› A presumed-dead Nazi war criminal resurfaces after 30 years. TMC Mon. 8 p.m. "Deepwater Horizon" ››› Crew members fight for their lives when an oil rig explodes. FX Thu. 11 p.m. "Den of Thieves" ››‡ Elite lawmen try to bring down a gang of tactical thieves. SHOW Sun. 6:30 p.m. "Dr. Seuss' the Lorax" ››‡ Animat- ed. A grumpy guardian of the forest fights to protect his world. DISN Sun. 7 p.m., Mon. 3 p.m. "Dodgeball: A True Underdog Sto- ry" ››› Dodgeball teams compete for $50,000 in Las Vegas. MTV Sat. 10 p.m. "Donnie Darko" ››› A prophetic rabbit tells a teen that the world will end. TMC Thu. 8 p.m. "Dunkirk" ›››‡ British forces evacuate Allied troops from Dunkirk, France. MAX Sun. 8 p.m., Thu. 6:10 p.m. E "East of Eden" ›››› Rebel Cal and twin Aron vie for their rigid father's love. TCM Wed. 8 p.m. "Enemy of the State" ››› Rogue agents hunt a lawyer who has an incriminating tape. AMC Fri. 8 p.m. "The Equalizer" ››‡ A former commando champions the helpless. FX Wed. 8 p.m., Thu. 5 p.m. "The Expendables 2" ››‡ A mer- cenary and his team seek vengeance for a murdered comrade. PARMT Sat. 5 p.m. "The Expendables 3" ›› Barney Ross brings in new blood to fight an old associate. PARMT Sat. 7:30 p.m. "Extraordinary Measures" ›› Two men join forces to develop a life-sav- ing drug. TMC Sun. 4 p.m. F "Face/Off" ››› An FBI agent and a violent terrorist switch identities. CMT Mon. 7 p.m., Mon. 10:30 p.m. "The Fall of the Roman Empire" ››› The power-mad son of Marcus Aurelius assumes the throne. TCM Thu. 11:15 p.m. "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer" ›› An intergalactic mes- senger arrives to prepare Earth for destruction. ENC Tue. 5:52 p.m. "Far and Away" ››› A class- crossed Irish couple go to 19th-centu- ry America. TMC Sun. 8 p.m. "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" ››› California teenagers enjoy malls, sex and rock 'n' roll. FREE Sat. 10:50 p.m. "Field of Dreams" ›››‡ A voice urges a farmer to build a ballpark on his property. SHOW Wed. 10 p.m.; TMC Fri. 4:10 p.m. "The Fifth Element" ››› A New York cabby tries to save Earth in 2259. SYFY Fri. 8:30 p.m. "The Finger Points" ›› Gangster pays crime reporter to bury bad news; it leaks out. TCM Mon. 3:30 p.m. "The Fly" ›››‡ Scientist's gizmo swaps his head with fly's. TCM Sat. 8 p.m. "Footloose" ››‡ Hip teen moves to corn town where pastor taboos danc- ing. AMC Mon. 11:05 p.m. "For the Boys" ››‡ Two bickering USO performers share 50 years and three wars. ENC Fri. 3:11 p.m. "The Foreigner" ››‡ A business- man seeks revenge against deadly terrorists. SHOW Mon. 9 p.m. "The Forest" ›› A woman encoun- ters tormented spirits in a Japanese forest. MAX Thu. 8 p.m. "Freeway" ››› A serial killer draws a troubled teen into his twisted game. TMC Thu. 10 p.m. "Friday Night Lights" ››› A foot- ball coach leads high-school players in Texas. SHOW Tue. 7 p.m. "From Here to Eternity" ›››‡ Lives intertwine at a Pearl Harbor base be- fore the attack. TCM Sun. 3:45 p.m. "Frozen" ›››‡ Animated. A young queen's icy powers trap a kingdom in eternal winter. ENC Sun. 8 p.m. G "Game Night" ››› A murder mystery party turns into a wild and chaotic night. HBO Tue. 10:30 p.m. "Get Hard" ›› A prison-bound mil- lionaire asks a black man for advice. E! Tue. 9 p.m. "Get Him to the Greek" ››› An executive must drag a boozy rock star to Hollywood. HBO Mon. 11:50 p.m. "Ghost" ›››‡ A murder victim returns to save his beloved fiancee. AMC Tue. 10:35 p.m. "Ghost in the Shell" ››‡ A cyber-enhanced soldier battles a mind-control threat. TMC Sat. 7 p.m. "Ghostbusters" ››‡ Four women battle mischievous ghosts in New York. FX Fri. 8 p.m., Fri. 11:30 p.m. "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" ›› Threats from within the government jeopar- dize the G.I. Joes. TNT Wed. 4 p.m. "Gone" ›› A young woman goes in search of her kidnapped sister. TMC Sat. 3:30 p.m. "The Good Shepherd" ››‡ A founding member of the CIA places duty above family. ENC Thu. 6:10 p.m. "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" ›››› Three violent, determined men vie for a $200,000 treasure. ENC Mon. 5:59 p.m. "The Goonies" ››› Young misfits find a 17th-century pirate's treasure map. FREE Sun. 10:15 p.m., Mon. 6 p.m. "Grease" ››› Disparate summer lovers meet again as high-school se- niors. CMT Sat. 6 p.m., Tue. 9 p.m., Tue. 11:30 p.m. "The Grudge" ›› A woman and her boyfriend encounter vengeful spirits. MAX Thu. 9:35 p.m. H "The Hangover" ››› Three pals must find a missing groom after a wild bash. HBO Wed. 5:50 p.m. "The Hangover Part II" ›› Phil, Stu, Alan and Doug head to Thailand for Stu's wedding. PARMT Thu. 6:30 p.m., Thu. 9:30 p.m. "The Hard Way" ››‡ An actor latches onto a policeman to prepare for a film. ENC Sun. 11:38 p.m. "Harlem Nights" ›› Two 1930s nightclub owners turn the tables on a crime boss. BET Wed. 6 p.m., Thu. 3 p.m. "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" ››› Harry sets out to destroy the secrets to Voldemort's power. SYFY Tue. 7:45 p.m., Wed. 4:17 p.m. "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" ›››‡ Harry may have to make the ultimate sacrifice. SYFY Wed. 7:30 p.m., Wed. 11:01 p.m. "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" ››› J.K. Rowling's student wizard has his first adventure. % WCYB Sun. 7 p.m. "The Haunting" ›››‡ An anthro- pologist, an heir and two women explore a mansion. TCM Wed. 6 p.m. "The Heartbreak Kid" ›› A man realizes he may have married too hastily. E! Wed. 11:30 p.m. "The Help" ›››‡ An aspiring writer captures the experiences of black women. LIFE Fri. 5 p.m. "Herbie: Fully Loaded" ››‡ The Love Bug and its new owner enter the world of auto racing. SHOW Thu. 5:35 p.m. "Hercules" ››‡ Hercules helps de- fend Thrace from a powerful warlord. TNT Wed. 6 p.m., Wed. 10:30 p.m. "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" ››‡ Men, Dwarves and Elves must unite or be destroyed. TNT Sat. 5 p.m. "Horrible Bosses" ››‡ Three oppressed workers plot against their employers. TBS Sun. 10:30 p.m. "Horrible Bosses 2" ›› Nick, Dale and Kurt plot revenge on a thieving investor. TBS Sun. 8 p.m. "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" ›››‡ Animated. A bell ringer saves a Gypsy girl from a mob. FREE Tue. 3:30 p.m. "Hustle & Flow" ››› A pimp wants to rap his way out of his dead-end life. BET Mon. 6 p.m. I "I Am Legend" ››› Bloodthirsty plague victims surround a lone survi- vor. AMC Sat. 10:35 p.m., Fri. 6 p.m. "I Feel Pretty" ›› A woman gains a renewed sense of self-confidence. SHOW Sat. 9 p.m., Sun. 11 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m. "I, Robot" ››‡ A homicide detective tracks a dangerous robot in 2035. PARMT Wed. 9 p.m. "In the Cut" ›› An English teacher suspects her lover of murder. MAX Mon. 11:50 p.m. "The Incredible Hulk" ››› Bruce Banner faces an enemy known as The Abomination. TNT Sat. 11 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. "Independence Day" ››› Earth- lings vs. evil aliens in 15-mile-wide ships. ENC Tue. 9 p.m. "Inglourious Basterds" ›››‡ Sol- diers seek Nazi scalps in German-oc- cupied France. TMC Mon. 3:30 p.m. "Iron Man" ››› A billionaire dons an armored suit to fight criminals. SYFY Sun. 8 p.m., Mon. 5:08 p.m. J "Jeepers Creepers" ››‡ A flesh-eat- ing entity pursues sibling college students. ENC Tue. 7:26 p.m. "John Wick" ››› An ex-assassin hunts down the gangsters who ru- ined his life. A&E Sun. 10:01 p.m. "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" ›› A distress signal leads a teen to an island of treasures. TNT Mon. 3 p.m. "Just Go With It" ›› A man's care- less lie spins out of control. FREE Sat. 8:10 p.m., Sun. 5:30 p.m., Wed. 8:31 p.m., Thu. 6:30 p.m. K "The Karate Kid" ›››‡ A Japanese handyman teaches a teenager to defend himself. AMC Mon. 8 p.m., Tue. 5 p.m. "Keeping Up With the Joneses" ›› A couple learn that their neigh- bors are covert operatives. FX Sun. 8 p.m., Sun. 10:15 p.m. "King Rat" ››› A U.S. corporal runs a rat-meat black market in a Japanese prison camp. TCM Fri. 10 p.m. "Kingsman: The Secret Service" ››› A dapper spy takes a troubled youth under his wing. FX Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 5 p.m. "The Kite Runner" ››‡ A man returns to Afghanistan to find an old friend's son. TMC Wed. 5:50 p.m. L "A League of Their Own" ››› A women's professional baseball league debuts in 1943. TCM Sun. 8 p.m. "The Legend of Tarzan" ›› Tarzan must save his captive wife in the jun- gles of Congo. TNT Wed. 8 p.m. "Life of the Party" ›› A woman winds up at the same college as her daughter. HBO Wed. 11:45 p.m. "The Lion King" ›››‡ Animated. The son of a king battles treachery to claim his destiny. FREE Tue. 9:01 p.m., Wed. 6 p.m. "The Lion King II: Simba's Pride" ›› Animated. Simba's daughter loves the son of a vengeful exile. FREE Wed. 4 p.m. "Little Women" ››‡ The March sisters experience life during the Civil War. TCM Tue. 5:45 p.m. "The Longest Yard" ››‡ Prisoners train for a football game against the guards. PARMT Fri. 9 p.m. "The Losers" ›› Elite commandos hunt the man who betrayed them. HBO Tue. 5:50 p.m. "Love Happens" ›› A guru realizes he has never confronted his wife's death. HBO Tue. 4 p.m. "The Lucky One" ›› A war vet looks for the woman he believes brought him luck. CMT Thu. 11 p.m. "Lust for Life" ›››› Van Gogh meets Gauguin. TCM Thu. 4:15 p.m. M "Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa" ››› Animated. Zoo animals of New York crash-land on the African conti- nent. NICK Sun. 8 p.m. "Major League" ››‡ A ragtag team tries to turn its poor performance around. SHOW Wed. 6 p.m. "A Man for All Seasons" ›››› Sir Thomas More has a fatal conflict with King Henry VIII. TCM Sat. 3:30 p.m. "Man of Steel" ››‡ Young Clark Kent must protect those he loves from a dire threat. TBS Fri. 8 p.m. "Marvel's the Avengers" ›››‡ Superheroes join forces to save the world from an unexpected enemy. TNT Sun. 8 p.m., Mon. 5 p.m. "Men of Honor" ››› The U.S. Na- vy's first black diver battles a crippling setback. WGNA Fri. 7 p.m., Fri. 9:30 p.m. "Miss Congeniality" ›› A clumsy FBI agent goes under cover at a beau- ty pageant. FREE Sat. 3:25 p.m. "Mr. Right" ›› A woman finds out that her new beau is an assassin. MAX Sun. 4:30 p.m., Wed. 6:20 p.m. "Moana" ›››‡ Animated. A once-mighty demigod and a teen sail across the ocean. DISN Sat. 5:10 p.m. "Molly's Game" ››› Molly Bloom runs high-stakes poker games for the wealthy. SHOW Thu. 9:30 p.m. "The Money Pit" ›› A couple's new mansion is a lemon. ENC Fri. 5:38 p.m. "Morgan" ›› A bioengineered child runs amok at a top-secret facility. FX Mon. 3:30 p.m. "Mrs. Doubtfire" ››› An es- tranged dad poses as a nanny to be with his children. CMT Sun. 8 p.m. "The Mummy" ›› A soldier of fortune fights an ancient, resurrected monster. HBO Mon. 3:45 p.m. "The Mummy: Tomb of the Drag- on Emperor" ›› A young archae- ologist awakens a cursed Chinese emperor. A&E Sun. 5:30 p.m. "Music for Millions" ››‡ A mae- stro's best man befriends an orchestra member's sister. TCM Tue. 3:30 p.m. "My Cousin Vinny" ›››‡ An inept lawyer tries to free his cousin from a Dixie jail. AMC Tue. 8 p.m., Wed. 5:30 p.m. N "National Treasure" ›› A man tries to steal the Declaration of Indepen- dence. HIST Fri. 8 p.m. "Never Been Kissed" ›› A reporter poses as a high-school student. HBO Wed. 4 p.m. "A Nightmare on Elm Street" ›› Razor-gloved killer Freddy Krueger hunts teenagers in their dreams. MAX Sat. 4:30 p.m., Fri. 9:40 p.m. "The Notebook" ››‡ A man tells a story to a woman about two lovers. E! Sat. 6 p.m., Sat. 9 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m. O "Ocean's 8" ››‡ Eight female thieves try to steal a valuable neck- lace. HBO Sat. 8 p.m., Sat. 10:55 p.m., Sun. 7:05 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m.

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