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February 9 - 15, 2019 12 JOHNSON CITY (TN) PRESS Movies this week A "About a Boy" ››› A lonely boy finds a friend in a carefree bache- lor. SHOW Fri. 6:15 p.m. "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" ››‡ A goofy gumshoe probes the kidnapping of the Miami dolphin. PARMT Sat. 4 p.m. "Addicted to Love" ›› Jilted lovers spy on their ex-partners and plot revenge. MAX Thu. 4:10 p.m. "The Agony and the Ecstasy" ››› Artistic visions delay the painting of the Sistine Chapel. TCM Sat. 5:30 p.m. "A.I.: Artificial Intelligence" ›››‡ An android boy embarks on a journey to discover his true nature. TMC Mon. 10 p.m., Thu. 4 p.m. "All I See Is You" ›› A man feels insecure when his blind wife re- gains her sight. TMC Wed. 10 p.m. "All This and Heaven Too" ››› A new governess creates scandal for a French nobleman. TCM Thu. 4 p.m. "Almost Christmas" ››‡ A widower and his bickering family gather for the holidays. FX Sat. 8 p.m., Sat. 10:30 p.m. "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel" ›› Live action/ani- mated. Alvin, Simon and Theodore enter a battle of the bands. DISN Sat. 8 p.m. "The Amazing Spider-Man" ››› Peter Parker investigates his parents' disappearance. FX Mon. 8 p.m. "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" ››‡ Peter Parker confronts a pow- erful new enemy, named Electro. FX Mon. 11 p.m., Tue. 5 p.m. "American Gangster" ››› A chauffeur becomes Harlem's most-powerful crime boss. A&E Sun. 5 p.m. "American Made" ››› Pilot Barry Seal transports contraband for the CIA. MAX Mon. 4:05 p.m. "American Pie" ››› Teens agonize over losing their virginity. SHOW Wed. 8 p.m. "American Pie 2" ››‡ Friends rent a summerhouse on Lake Mich- igan and chase girls. SHOW Wed. 10:05 p.m. "Ant-Man" ››› Ant-Man uses his shrinking skills to battle Yellow- jacket. USA Sat. 6 p.m. "Around the World in 80 Days" ›››› Based on Jules Verne's novel about a globe-trotting Brit. TCM Sun. 4:45 p.m. "ATL" ››‡ Four Atlanta teens face challenges. MTV Sat. 4:40 p.m. "Atomic Blonde" ››› A spy tries to take down an espionage ring in Berlin. MAX Sun. 6 p.m., Fri. 11:50 p.m. B "Baby Driver" ›››‡ A doomed heist threatens the life of a young getaway driver. TMC Sat. 3 p.m. "The Bad and the Beautiful" ›››‡ People recall a hated Holly- wood producer. TCM Mon. 6 p.m. "The Bad Seed" ››› A mother suspects her child's evil behavior is inherited. TCM Fri. 5:30 p.m. "Barbershop: The Next Cut" ››› Calvin and the gang must save the neighborhood from crime. MTV Sat. 10 p.m.; VH1 Thu. 8 p.m., Fri. 5:30 p.m. "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" ›› Batman embarks on a personal vendetta against Super- man. TNT Mon. 3:30 p.m., Mon. 11:08 p.m. "Beauty and the Beast" ›››› Animated. A maiden trades places with her captive father. FREE Thu. 9 p.m., Fri. 5:50 p.m. "Big" ›››‡ A wishing machine turns boy into a man with a job and girlfriend. PARMT Wed. 8 p.m., Wed. 10:30 p.m. "Big Momma's House" ›› An FBI agent goes under cover to protect a woman and her son. MTV Sat. 7:30 p.m. "Black Snake Moan" ››‡ A trou- bled bluesman takes in a severely beaten woman. SHOW Thu. 10:30 p.m. "Black Widow" ››‡ A Justice Department investigator pursues a lethal woman. MAX Thu. 8 p.m. "Blade II" ››‡ A vampire hunter unites with his prey against a new threat. SYFY Sat. 4:03 p.m. "Blade Runner 2049" ›››‡ A new blade runner embarks on a quest to find Rick Deckard. MAX Wed. 9:55 p.m. "Blade: Trinity" ›› Blade and a pair of vampire slayers battle Dracula. SYFY Sat. 6:34 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. "The Blind Side" ››› A well-to- do white couple adopts a homeless black teen. MAX Sat. 8 p.m., Fri. 5:30 p.m. "Body Heat" ›››‡ A lawyer is persuaded by his lover to murder her husband. MAX Thu. 9:45 p.m. "The Bodyguard" ››‡ A body- guard falls for the singer-actress he must protect. VH1 Sat. 3:15 p.m. "The Bourne Identity" ››› An amnesiac agent is marked for death after a botched hit. HBO Sun. 6:55 p.m. "The Break-Up" ›› A couple end their relationship, but neither is willing to move. TMC Tue. 6 p.m., Fri. 9:45 p.m. "Brief Encounter" ›››› A doctor and a housewife meet by chance at a train station. TCM Thu. 6:30 p.m. "The Brothers" ››› Four friends take different approaches to love and dating. VH1 Sat. 9 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m., Tue. 4 p.m. C "Caddyshack" ››‡ A vulgar newcomer clashes with the country club set. GOLF Tue. 8 p.m., Tue. 10 p.m. "Calamity Jane" ››› A female sharpshooter sets her sights on Wild Bill Hickok. TCM Sat. 3:30 p.m. "Casablanca" ›››› Nazis, intrigue and romance clash at a Moroccan nightclub. TCM Tue. 6 p.m. "Casino" ›››‡ A mob employee makes a play for power in 1970s Las Vegas. VH1 Fri. 9:30 p.m. "Cheaper by the Dozen 2" ›› The Bakers' vacation turns compet- itive. CMT Sat. 8 p.m. "Closer" ››› Four people grapple with love and betrayal. TMC Wed. 8 p.m. "Collateral" ››› A contract killer uses a cabdriver for his jobs. HBO Mon. 8 p.m. "Colombiana" ›› A professional assassin seeks revenge for the murder of her parents. AMC Tue. 5:30 p.m. "Contraband" ›› A former smug- gler finds he has to get back in the game. TNT Tue. 5:30 p.m. "Conviction" ››‡ A woman earns a law degree to free her brother from prison. MAX Sun. 11:40 p.m. "Crank" ››‡ A poisoned man scurries to find an antidote within the hour. SHOW Mon. 6 p.m. "The Crowd" ›››› Silent. A hopeful man becomes an anony- mous failure. TCM Wed. 4:45 p.m. D "Daddy's Little Girls" ›› A poor mechanic and an attorney share an unexpected romance. TMC Sun. 4:05 p.m. "The Day After Tomorrow" ››‡ Global warming leads to world- wide natural disasters. AMC Sat. 3 p.m. "The Defiant Ones" ›››‡ Shackled convicts must put aside racial hatred to escape. TCM Sat. 10 p.m. "Den of Thieves" ››‡ Elite law- men try to bring down a gang of tactical thieves. SHOW Sat. 7:35 p.m. "Diary of a Mad Black Woman" ›› A woman starts over after her husband leaves her. SHOW Tue. 8 p.m. "Disclosure" ››› An executive faces unwanted sexual advances from his boss. MAX Thu. 5:50 p.m. "Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story" ››› Dodgeball teams compete for $50,000 in Las Vegas. PARMT Sat. 8:30 p.m. "Dumb & Dumber" ››› Two witless wonders take a cash-laden briefcase to Aspen. PARMT Sat. 6 p.m., Sat. 10:30 p.m. E "The Eagle" ››‡ A Roman soldier sets out to restore his father's honor. ENC Fri. 5:03 p.m. "Elevator Girl" ›› Sparks fly be- tween a free-spirited woman and a lawyer. HALL Wed. 6 p.m. "Escape Plan" ››‡ A security expert must break out of a formi- dable prison. WGNA Fri. 7 p.m., Fri. 9:30 p.m. "The Expendables" ›› Mercenar- ies embark on a mission to over- throw a South American dictator. CMT Sun. 11:30 p.m. F "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" ››› Magizoologist Newt Scamander tracks down magical creatures. % WCYB Sun. 7 p.m. "Fast & Furious" ›› Fugitive Dom Torretto and Brian O'Conner re- sume a feud in Los Angeles. SYFY Tue. 7 p.m., Wed. 4:28 p.m. "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift" ››‡ An American street racer takes on a Japanese champion. SYFY Tue. 9 p.m., Wed. 6:40 p.m. "Father of the Bride" ›››› A family agonizes over a bride-to-be's immense wedding. TCM Thu. 10 p.m. "The 15:17 to Paris" ›› Three Americans thwart an ISIS attack on a European train. MAX Fri. 3:55 p.m. "The Fifth Element" ››› A New York cabby tries to save Earth in 2259. SYFY Thu. 5 p.m. "Fifty Shades of Grey" ›› An inexperienced student begins a daring love affair. E! Thu. 8 p.m., Thu. 11:30 p.m. "Flashdance" ››‡ A female welder enjoys a nighttime dancing career. ENC Sat. 3:31 p.m. "For Love of the Game" ›› An aging pitcher thinks back on his life's momentous events. MAX Sat. 10:10 p.m. "47 Ronin" ›› Outcast samurai seek revenge on a treacherous overlord. SYFY Sat. 9 p.m., Sun. 5:30 p.m. "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" ››› Three co-workers unite to help their buddy get a sex life. BET Sun. 8 p.m., Mon. 3 p.m.; COMC Sat. 3:45 p.m. "Freddy vs. Jason" ›› Ra- zor-clawed Freddy battles masked killer Jason. SYFY Wed. 11 p.m. G "Ghost in the Shell" ››‡ A cyber-enhanced soldier battles a mind-control threat. TMC Mon. 8 p.m. "Grease" ››› Disparate summer lovers meet again as high-school seniors. LIFE Fri. 8 p.m. "Guardians of the Galaxy" ››› A man must unite a team of aliens against a cosmic threat. FX Wed. 8 p.m., Wed. 10:30 p.m. H "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle" ››› A woman vows to destroy a family she blames for her woes. TMC Fri. 6:05 p.m. "The Hangover" ››› Three pals must find a missing groom after a wild bash. HBO Tue. 4:50 p.m. "The Hangover Part II" ›› Phil, Stu, Alan and Doug head to Thai- land for Stu's wedding. PARMT Sun. 8 p.m., Sun. 10:30 p.m. "Happy Death Day" ››‡ A colle- gian relives the day of her murder over and over. FX Thu. 8 p.m., Thu. 10 p.m. "Happy Gilmore" ›› A powerful swing convinces a hockey player he can join the PGA tour. GOLF Mon. 8 p.m., Mon. 10 p.m. "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" ››› Voldemort lays a trap for Harry at the Triwizard Tourna- ment. SYFY Thu. 7:30 p.m., Fri. 3:30 p.m. "The Heat" ››‡ A federal agent and a Boston cop go after a drug lord. FX Sat. 5:30 p.m. "The Help" ›››‡ An aspiring writer captures the experiences of black women. LIFE Fri. 10:33 p.m. "He's Just Not That Into You" ›› Men and women navigate through complex relationships. HBO Thu. 3:30 p.m. "Home Again" ›› A single moth- er develops a budding romance with a young man. TMC Fri. 11:35 p.m. "The Hunger Games: Catch- ing Fire" ››› The 75th Annual Hunger Games may change Panem forever. TNT Sat. 5 p.m. "The Hunger Games: Mocking- jay, Part 1" ››› Katniss fights for Peeta and a nation moved by her courage. TNT Sat. 8 p.m. "The Hunger Games: Mocking- jay, Part 2" ››› Katniss and her team attempt to assassinate Presi- dent Snow. TNT Sat. 10:30 p.m. "The Hurt Locker" ›››‡ Mem- bers of an elite bomb squad pull hazardous duty in Iraq. TMC Sun. 5:45 p.m. "Hustle & Flow" ››› A pimp wants to rap his way out of his dead-end life. BET Fri. 11 p.m. I "I Am Legend" ››› Bloodthirsty plague victims surround a lone survivor. TNT Wed. 5:30 p.m., Wed. 11 p.m. "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dino- saurs" ›› Animated. Sid adopts three dinosaur hatchlings. NICK Sun. 8 p.m. "Immortals" ›› A stonemason revolts against a bloodthirsty king. TNT Sun. 10:30 p.m. "In the Heat of the Night" ›››› A Southern sheriff and a black detective team up on a case. TCM Sat. 8 p.m. "Inside Daisy Clover" ››‡ A starlet struggles to fit into show business society. TCM Mon. 3:45 p.m. "It" ››› Maine children unite to fight an ancient, evil clown. MAX Fri. 7:40 p.m. J "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit" ››‡ Ryan uncovers a Russian plot to collapse the U.S. economy. FX Sun. 4 p.m. "Jackie Brown" ››› A fearless flight attendant gets in trouble with the law. SHOW Sat. 5 p.m. "John Wick" ››› An ex-assassin hunts down the gangsters who ruined his life. A&E Sun. 8 p.m. "Jumanji" ››‡ A sinister board game puts its players in mortal jeopardy. TBS Fri. 11:30 p.m. "Jumping the Broom" ››‡ A bride and groom's parents clash at the wedding. VH1 Sat. 11 p.m., Sun. 4:20 p.m. "Jurassic Park" ›››‡ Cloned di- nosaurs run amok at an island-jun- gle theme park. AMC Mon. 6 p.m., Mon. 10:26 p.m., Thu. 8 p.m., Thu. 11 p.m. "Jurassic Park 2" ››‡ An expedi- tion returns to monitor dinosaurs' progress. AMC Tue. 8 p.m., Tue. 11 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m., Fri. 11:05 p.m. "Jurassic Park III" ››‡ A search party encounters new breeds of prehistoric terror. AMC Wed. 8 p.m., Wed. 10:05 p.m. "Jurassic World" ››‡ Man-made dinosaurs go on a rampage at an island resort. FX Fri. 8 p.m., Fri. 11 p.m. "Just a Kiss" ›› Thirtysome- thing New Yorkers play a sexual round-robin. TMC Fri. 4:30 p.m. "Just Go With It" ›› A man's careless lie spins out of control. E! Sat. 6 p.m., Mon. 8 p.m., Tue. 4:30 p.m. K "The Karate Kid" ›››‡ A Japa- nese handyman teaches a teenager to defend himself. AMC Wed. 5 p.m. "The Karate Kid Part II" ››‡ While visiting Okinawa, Daniel battles his mentor's foes. AMC Thu. 5:30 p.m. "Keeping Up With the Jone- ses" ›› A couple learn that their neighbors are covert operatives. FX Sat. 3 p.m. "Kiss of Death" ››› An ex-con agrees to help dismantle a stolen car operation. MAX Mon. 8:50 p.m. "Knocked Up" ››› A one-night stand has an unforeseen conse- quence. COMC Sat. 6 p.m. L "La La Land" ›››‡ A jazz pianist and an aspiring actress fall in love. E! Fri. 8 p.m., Fri. 11 p.m. "Lassie Come Home" ››› A British boy's collie finds her way back home from Scotland. TCM Sun. 8 p.m. "The Last Witch Hunter" ›› An immortal warrior battles the resurrected Witch Queen. SYFY Fri. 9 p.m. "Lawrence of Arabia" ›››› A controversial British officer unites Arab tribes against the Turks. TCM Wed. 8 p.m. "Legend" ››› Twin gangsters Reggie and Ronnie Kray rule 1960s London. MAX Mon. 10:35 p.m. "The LEGO Movie" ›››‡ Ani- mated. An ordinary LEGO figurine must help stop a tyrant's plan. TOON Sat. 5 p.m., Fri. 6 p.m. "Life" ››‡ Astronauts discover a rapidly evolving life-form from Mars. ENC Mon. 7:14 p.m. "Lifeboat" ›››‡ Hitchcock's story tells of survivors of a sunken liner. TCM Fri. 10 p.m. "Limitless" ››‡ A writer takes a mind-enhancing drug. SYFY Mon. 8 p.m., Tue. 5 p.m. "Live Free or Die Hard" ››› America's computers fall under attack. AMC Fri. 5 p.m. "Logan" ››› Logan must protect a young mutant girl from dark forces. HBO Thu. 11:05 p.m. "Love Actually" ››› Various people deal with relationships in London. ENC Sun. 9 p.m., Thu. 6:42 p.m., Thu. 9 p.m., Thu. 11:18 p.m. "Love & Basketball" ››› A passion for the game leads to love for two best friends. VH1 Sat. 5:55 p.m. M "Mad Max" ›››‡ Terrorist cycle gangs take on a hardened highway patrolman. ENC Sat. 10:55 p.m. "Madea's Family Reunion" ››‡ A matriarch must keep the peace through family strife. SHOW Tue. 5:30 p.m. "The Magnificent Seven" ›››‡ A man in black recruits hired guns to defend Mexican villagers. ENC Fri. 9 p.m. "Man of Steel" ››‡ Young Clark Kent must protect those he loves from a dire threat. TBS Fri. 8 p.m. "Marley & Me" ››› A couple's new puppy grows up to become an incorrigible handful. CMT Mon. 11 p.m. "Marshall" ››› Young lawyer Thurgood Marshall defends a black man in court. SHOW Thu. 8 p.m. "M*A*S*H" ›››› Two unortho- dox Army doctors declare war on bureaucracy. ENC Tue. 10:35 p.m. "Maximum Risk" ››‡ A cop as- sumes the identity of his murdered twin brother. TMC Thu. 9:45 p.m. "Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" ›› The Gladers face the dangerous obstacles of the Scorch. FX Thu. 5 p.m. "Me Before You" ››‡ A para- lyzed man develops a bond with

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