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JOHNSON CITY (TN) PRESS 13 February 9 - 15, 2019 Movies this week his caregiver. LIFE Mon. 8 p.m., Fri. 5:30 p.m. "Mechanic: Resurrection" ›› An assassin must kill three targets to save his girlfriend. FX Fri. 3:30 p.m. "Meet the Parents" ››› A man spends a disastrous weekend with his lover's family. E! Sat. 3:30 p.m. "Men in Black 3" ››‡ Agent J must go back to the past to save mankind's future. FX Fri. 5:30 p.m. "Merrily We Live" ››› A writer is mistaken for a hobo and taken in as a servant. TCM Tue. 10:30 p.m. "Midnight Run" ›››‡ A bounty hunter and an accused embezzler must duck the mob. SHOW Wed. 5:45 p.m. "Mr. Mom" ››‡ A newly unem- ployed man keeps house while his wife works. ENC Wed. 7:26 p.m. "Moana" ›››‡ Animated. A once-mighty demigod and a teen sail across the ocean. DISN Fri. 6:10 p.m. "Monsters University" ››› Animated. At first rivals, Mike and Sulley became the best of pals. ENC Tue. 7:14 p.m. "Morgan" ›› A bioengineered child runs amok at a top-secret facility. FX Thu. 3 p.m. "Mrs. Miniver" ›››› An English- woman leads her husband and family through World War II. TCM Sun. 11:30 p.m. "My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2" ›› The Portokalos clan makes plans for a huge wedding. TBS Sun. 3:30 p.m. "My Super Ex-Girlfriend" ›› A superheroine takes revenge after her boyfriend breaks up with her. SYFY Thu. 3 p.m. N "National Treasure: Book of Secrets" ›› Ben Gates sets out to establish an ancestor's innocence. USA Sat. 3:30 p.m. "Natural Born Killers" ››› Bloodthirsty young lovers become instant celebrities. MAX Sun. 9:40 p.m. "Naughty Marietta" ›››‡ A princess disguised as a maid goes to New York. TCM Mon. 8 p.m. "Need for Speed" ›› A street-car racer wants revenge on a treacher- ous rival. SYFY Sun. 8 p.m., Mon. 5:05 p.m. "Never Been Kissed" ›› A reporter poses as a high-school student. HBO Thu. 5:40 p.m. "Night Train to Munich" ›››‡ British and Gestapo agents vie for a Czech inventor and his daughter. TCM Tue. 4 p.m. "Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer" ››› A financial schemer's latest plan lands him in hot water. ENC Wed. 3:38 p.m. "The Notebook" ››‡ A man tells a story to a woman about two lovers. FREE Sat. 5:30 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m., Wed. 5 p.m. "Notting Hill" ››‡ A bookseller and a movie star have an unlikely romance. ENC Thu. 4:36 p.m. O "Ocean's 8" ››‡ Eight female thieves try to steal a valuable comatose accident victim. LIFE Fri. 3:30 p.m. "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" ›››‡ The life and legacy of Fred Rogers, aka Mr. Rogers. ^ WETP Sat. 8 p.m.; HBO Sat. 8 p.m., Wed. 8 p.m. "The Wood" ›› A missing groom sends friends on a trip down mem- ory lane. VH1 Sun. 9 p.m. Z "Zootopia" ›››‡ Animated. Po- lice rabbit Judy Hopps joins forces with a wily fox. DISN Tue. 7 p.m. Richelieu's pact with Britain. TMC Wed. 4 p.m. "Titanic" ›››› A woman falls for an artist aboard the ill-fated ship. TBS Sun. 8 p.m. "Titanic" ››› People mingle and couple bicker on doomed 1912 luxury liner. TCM Fri. 8 p.m. "Tootsie" ›››› An unemployed actor poses as a woman to land a soap role. TMC Tue. 9:35 p.m. "Top Gun" ››› A hot-shot Navy jet pilot downs MiGs and loves an astrophysicist. CMT Sun. 4:30 p.m., Sun. 9 p.m., Tue. 9 p.m., Tue. 11:30 p.m. "Tully" ››› A mother of three forms a special bond with her new nanny. HBO Mon. 5:50 p.m. "28 Days Later" ››› Survivors evade virus-infected humans in London. ENC Mon. 9 p.m. "28 Weeks Later" ››› A carrier of rage virus reinfects London. ENC Mon. 10:56 p.m., Tue. 3:43 p.m. "22 Jump Street" ››› Officers Jenko and Schmidt go under cover at a college. FX Tue. 8 p.m., Wed. 5:30 p.m. "Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself" ››‡ A boozy singer finds a way to change her life. BET Thu. 9 p.m. "Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family" ›› Madea takes charge when her niece receives a distressing diagnosis. BET Tue. 6 p.m., Wed. 3 p.m. U "Uncle Drew" ››‡ Older basket- ball players compete in a tourna- ment. HBO Sat. 4:15 p.m., Wed. 5:45 p.m. "Upgrade" ››› A man uses superhuman strength to punish his wife's killers. MAX Sun. 8 p.m., Wed. 6:20 p.m. V "Valentine's Day" ›› Los Angeles residents wend their way into and out of romance. HBO Thu. 8 p.m. "Vanilla Sky" ›› A disfigured womanizer cannot distinguish dreams from reality. MAX Tue. 5:40 p.m. "Victor Frankenstein" ›› Igor must save Dr. Frankenstein from his monstrous creation. SYFY Thu. 11 p.m. W "Walk the Line" ››› The story of music legends Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash. CMT Fri. 8 p.m. "Walking Tall" ›› A sheriff and a deputy try to rid their town of thugs. A&E Sun. 10:01 p.m.; AMC Mon. 4:10 p.m.; CMT Sun. 7 p.m. "The Wedding Planner" ›› An event organizer has eyes for her biggest client's beau. ENC Sun. 7:14 p.m., Wed. 10:47 p.m. "The Wedding Singer" ››› A 1980s wedding crooner attempts to find true love. COMC Sat. 8:45 p.m.; PARMT Thu. 10 p.m. "Welcome Home Roscoe Jen- kins" ››‡ A talk-show star returns to his Southern hometown. BET Sat. 7:40 p.m., Sun. 5:35 p.m. "What's Love Got to Do With It" ››› The life of singer-actress Tina Turner. SHOW Tue. 3:30 p.m. "While You Were Sleeping" ››› A lonely woman latches onto a "Knock Knock" (2015): A real change of pace for Reeves, this drama of an on-his-own family man who makes the mistake of opening his door to strangers is completely harrowing. "John Wick" (2014): Reeves is effectively moody as a former hit man who dusts off his skills to seek revenge against those who viciously attacked him. "Something's Gotta Give" (2003): Reeves rises to the occasion opposite some old pros, playing a young doctor who becomes Jack Nicholson's unlikely romantic rival for Diane Keaton. "The Matrix" (1999): One of the blockbusters in Reeves' career thus far, the filmmaking Wachowskis' hugely original fantasy makes his character the hero of an alternate, high-tech world. "The Devil's Advocate" (1997): Just for enduring Al Pacino's nonstop home-stretch yelling, Reeves deserves credit for this melodrama about an attorney who discovers his boss' true identity. "Speed" (1994): Here's the other Reeves blockbuster, a smartly plotted thriller that sets up his L.A. cop against a vengeful bomber (Dennis Hopper) whose device will destroy a passenger- packed bus if it goes slower than 50 mph. "My Own Private Idaho" (1991): Reeves and River Phoenix are solidly intense as male hustlers. "Point Break" (1991): Reeves is perfect as an athlete-turned-FBI agent sent to infiltrate the gang of a bank-robbing surfer (Patrick Swayze). "Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure" (1989): You may not expect to find this goofy comedy on the list, but Reeves and Alex Winter are downright iconic as the dim-bulb time travelers. "River's Edge" (1986): Several talents including Reeves, Crispin Glover and Ione Skye were launched by this drama of murder among friends. KEANU REEVES' T O P 1 0 M O V I E S BY JAY BOBBIN necklace. HBO Sat. 6:05 p.m., Tue. 8 p.m. "Ocean's Eleven" ››› A suave ex-con assembles a team to rob a casino vault. TBS Sat. 5:30 p.m., Sat. 11:30 p.m. "Office Christmas Party" ›› Two co-workers throw an epic Christ- mas party. TMC Tue. 4 p.m. "Office Space" ››‡ A white-collar worker rebels against corporate drudgery. ENC Sun. 11:18 p.m., Mon. 5:42 p.m. "Olympus Has Fallen" ››‡ A disgraced agent must rescue the president. TNT Sun. 3:45 p.m. "Once Upon a Time in the West" ›››‡ A gunman attempts to control land in 19th-century Kansas. ENC Fri. 11:11 p.m. P "Patriots Day" ››› Investigators search for the Boston Marathon bombers. TMC Sat. 5 p.m. "Paycheck" ›› A technical wizard learns that his memory has been erased. MAX Mon. 6 p.m. "Pearl Harbor" ›› Best friends become fighter pilots and romantic rivals in 1941. TMC Sun. 8 p.m. "A Perfect Getaway" ››‡ Hon- eymooning hikers find terror in paradise. HBO Mon. 11 p.m. "The Philadelphia Story" ›››› An ex-husband's return upsets a socialite's wedding plans. TCM Thu. 8 p.m. "The Post" ›››‡ The Washington Post tries to expose government secrets. HBO Fri. 4:05 p.m. "Practical Magic" ›› Two sisters face obstacles because of their witchcraft. CMT Wed. 9 p.m., Wed. 11:30 p.m. "Prelude to a Kiss" ››‡ A strang- er's kiss has deep repercussions for two newlyweds. ENC Tue. 5:26 p.m. "Pretty Woman" ››› A corpo- rate raider hires a hooker to act as a business escort. FREE Sat. 11:20 p.m., Sun. 8:50 p.m., Wed. 8:31 p.m., Thu. 5:30 p.m. "Priest" ›› A warrior priest sets out to save his niece from a pack of vampires. SYFY Fri. 7:03 p.m. "The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement" ›› A young princess must marry or give up the throne. CMT Sat. 5:30 p.m., Sat. 10:15 p.m. "The Producers" ››‡ Two men scheme to swindle investors in a Broadway flop. ENC Sun. 3:24 p.m. R "Rampage" ››‡ Three giant, mutated beasts embark on a path of destruction. HBO Fri. 8 p.m. "Ratatouille" ›››‡ Animated. A French rat enjoys good food and longs to become a chef. FREE Fri. 7:50 p.m. "Ready Player One" ››› A teen finds adventure in a virtual reality world in 2045. HBO Sat. 9:35 p.m. "The Real McCoy" ››‡ A paroled cat burglar gets dragged back into the business. ENC Wed. 5:39 p.m. "The Remains of the Day" ›››‡ A butler recalls his life at an English lord's estate. TCM Tue. 8 p.m. "Role Models" ››› Two wild guys become mentors to two impressionable youths. FREE Mon. 9 p.m., Tue. 6 p.m. "Royal Wedding" ››› Sibling dancers at Britain's royal nuptials both find love. TCM Sun. 3 p.m. "The Rundown" ››› A bounty hunter must find his boss' son in the Amazon. ENC Wed. 9 p.m. "Rushmore" ››› A teenager and a jaded tycoon vie for a teacher's affections. TMC Tue. 8 p.m. S "Sadie Thompson" ›››‡ Silent. Religious fanatic lusts for wayward woman in South Seas. TCM Wed. 3 p.m. "San Andreas" ››‡ A rescue pilot must save his family after an earth- quake. USA Sat. 8:30 p.m. "San Francisco" ›››‡ The 1906 quake shakes up a gambling hall owner. TCM Mon. 10 p.m. "Scary Movie" ››› A masked killer terrorizes and murders teens. SHOW Mon. 3 p.m. "The Sense of an Ending" ››‡ A man confronts the past after re- ceiving a letter. TMC Wed. 6 p.m. "Shane" ›››› An ex-gunfighter defends homesteaders from a cat- tle baron. ENC Fri. 6:59 p.m. "Shaun of the Dead" ››› An aimless TV salesman and his friend battle zombies. ENC Sat. 5:08 p.m. "Speedy" ››› Silent. A Babe Ruth fan saves a horse trolley. TCM Wed. 6:30 p.m. "Strike Up the Band" ››› A high-school band stages a show to raise money for a trip. TCM Fri. 3:15 p.m. "Studio 54" ››› Studio 54 becomes a popular New York City nightclub in 1977. A&E Mon. 10:01 p.m. "Suicide Squad" ›› Armed supervillains unite to battle a pow- erful entity. TNT Sun. 8 p.m., Mon. 6:30 p.m., Wed. 7:30 p.m. "Sweet Home Alabama" ›› A New York fashion designer has a secret in the South. FREE Sat. 8:45 p.m., Sun. 6:15 p.m. T "Taken" ››› Slavers kidnap the daughter of a former spy. HBO Tue. 3:15 p.m. "Taken 2" ›› A vengeful father abducts Bryan Mills and his wife. FX Sun. 6 p.m., Mon. 4 p.m. "Taken 3" ›› Bryan Mills is framed for the murder of his ex- wife. FX Sun. 8 p.m., Sun. 10:30 p.m. "Ted" ››› A grown man has a live teddy bear as a constant companion. FX Tue. 10:30 p.m., Wed. 3 p.m. "Teen Wolf" ›› A family curse turns a high-school student into a werewolf. ENC Tue. 9 p.m. "There's Something About Mary" ››› A man hires a sleazy private eye to find a former class- mate. HBO Mon. 3:15 p.m. "The Thin Man" ›››› Nick and Nora Charles solve a mystery with their dog, Asta. TCM Sun. 9:45 p.m. "Think Like a Man" ››‡ Men use an advice book to turn the tables on their gals. BET Sat. 4:35 p.m. "Thor: The Dark World" ››‡ Thor must save the Nine Realms from an ancient enemy. USA Thu. 8 p.m., Thu. 10:30 p.m. "The Three Musketeers" ››‡ The Musketeers seek to break V I P B X D Q M U T W E G H J A H Z R P X B O E N H E Z B C I W S A Q U J L G S O N I R A Y E R D S E I D A R P Z A G L M R X C J Z K A W R I D V M L O K E L A Y N Y O X E S I K S B I N I O Q U J R F B U S C E M I I F E H E C O S A N W A U T H P F C C F P A D E N A C J E M A E T Y E N N E J U N Z A L Y C O G Z J V A R Q F A P R A R W D P A O T A Y I K T E V A F A E Y S B V G R D U H Z I E R O E I K R O S I E B A G G Z D D L E W H C T M I X N S A crossword solution sudoku solution word search solution

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