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JOHNSON CITY (TN) PRESS 13 March 10 - 16, 2018 Movies this week "My Cousin Rachel" ››› A man falls under the spell of a manipula- tive woman. HBO Sat. 8 p.m., Wed. 8 p.m. N "National Treasure" ›› A man tries to steal the Declaration of Independence. USA Thu. 6:05 p.m., Thu. 10:01 p.m. "National Velvet" ›››› An ex-jockey coaches an English girl to the Grand National. TCM Mon. 8 p.m. "Newsies" ››‡ A newsboy leads an 1899 strike against Joseph Pulit- zer. FREE Sat. 10:55 p.m. "No Strings Attached" ›› Two lifelong friends try not to let sex ruin their relationship. E! Sat. 3 p.m. "Now You See Me" ››‡ Agents track a team of illusionists who are thieves. TNT Mon. 4 p.m. O "Observe and Report" ››‡ A flasher tests the mettle of a mall se- curity officer. HBO Wed. 10:15 p.m. "Open Water" ››› Scuba divers become stranded in shark-infested waters. TMC Sat. 9 p.m. "Out of Time" ››‡ A police chief is accused of setting a deadly arson. ENC Fri. 11:15 p.m. P "Patriots Day" ››› Investigators search for the Boston Marathon bombers. SHOW Sat. 8 p.m., Thu. 7:45 p.m. "The Peacemaker" ›› A scientist and a soldier seek stolen nuclear weapons. SHOW Mon. 3:35 p.m. "Perrier's Bounty" ›› A man, his dad and a neighbor flee an Irish mobster's thugs. TMC Sun. 11 p.m. "Personal Shopper" ››› A woman in Paris starts to receive ambiguous messages. TMC Tue. 4:30 p.m. "Pillow Talk" ›››‡ An interior decorator shares a party line with a playboy. TCM Sun. 8 p.m. "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" ››› A blacksmith and a pirate must rescue a kidnapped damsel. AMC Sat. 5 p.m. "Pitch Perfect" ››› College stu- dents enter an a cappella compe- tition. E! Sun. 6:30 p.m., Sun. 11 p.m. "Predators" ›› Fearsome aliens hunt a band of human fighters. SYFY Mon. 9 p.m., Tue. 5:37 p.m. "Premonition" ›› A woman has a precognitive vision of her husband's death. ENC Sun. 9 p.m. "Pretty Persuasion" ›› Three teens falsely accuse a teacher of molesting them. TMC Wed. 6 p.m. "Pretty Woman" ››› A corporate raider hires a hooker to act as a business escort. LIFE Sun. 8 p.m. "Pulp Fiction" ›››› Criminals cross paths in three interlocked tales of mayhem. WGNA Mon. 7 p.m. R "Raintree County" ››› A South- ern belle lures a teacher away from his true love. TCM Wed. 8 p.m. "Rango" ››› Animated. A sheltered chameleon becomes the Viktor, the king of the vampires. SYFY Sun. 4:30 p.m. "U.S. Marshals" ›› Sam Gerard gets caught up in another fugitive case. MAX Mon. 11:45 p.m. "The Usual Suspects" ›››‡ Five small-time criminals begin an ill-fated association. ENC Mon. 11:11 p.m. V "Vacation" ›› Rusty Griswold and family take a road trip to Walley World. TNT Tue. 6 p.m. W "Wakefield" ››› Howard hides out in the attic of his home for weeks. SHOW Tue. 6:05 p.m., Tue. 11:30 p.m. "Warcraft" ›› A king, a warrior and a wizard battle hulking orc invaders. HBO Thu. 8 p.m. "Weekend at Bernie's" ›› Two accountants try to conceal the death of their boss. AMC Wed. 10:15 p.m., Thu. 3 p.m. "We're the Millers" ›› A dealer goes to Mexico with a fake family to score drugs. TNT Mon. 6:30 p.m. "What's Love Got to Do With It" ››› The life of singer-actress Tina Turner. BET Wed. 11 p.m., Thu. 8 p.m. "Why Him?" ›› A man disapproves of his daughter's awkward boyfriend. HBO Fri. 8 p.m. "The Wings of Eagles" ››› Aviator Frank "Spig" Wead devotes his life to the Navy. TCM Wed. 4:30 p.m. "Wonder Woman" ››› Wonder Woman discovers her full powers and true destiny. HBO Mon. 4:35 p.m. X "XXX" ››‡ A spy tries to stop an anarchist with weapons. PARMT Sat. 6 p.m. Y "You Got Served" ›› Street dancers work together to win a competition. BET Fri. 5 p.m. "Young Guns" ››‡ Six deputized regulators become the objects of a manhunt. AMC Tue. 8 p.m., Wed. 3 p.m. "Young Guns II" ››‡ Billy the Kid and gang gallop to Mexico. AMC Tue. 10:30 p.m., Wed. 5:30 p.m. Z "Zombieland" ››› Survivors of an apocalypse join forces against zombies. ENC Sat. 8:30 p.m., Sun. 5:45 p.m., Wed. 4:23 p.m., Wed. 10:40 p.m. animated. SpongeBob SquarePants comes ashore for an adventure on land. NICK Mon. 9 p.m. "State of Play" ››› A journalist probes the murder of a congress- man's mistress. MAX Mon. 5:50 p.m., Thu. 8 p.m. "Step Brothers" ››‡ Two spoiled men become rivals when their parents marry. E! Tue. 8 p.m., Tue. 10 p.m. "The Stepford Wives" ›› A couple move to a town where all women act the same. SHOW Tue. 4:30 p.m. "Stomp the Yard" ››‡ A troubled dancer enrolls in college. BET Sat. 5 p.m., Sun. 3:05 p.m. "Suddenly, Last Summer" ››› A surgeon gets involved with a matron and her niece. TCM Fri. 8 p.m. "Support Your Local Sheriff!" ››› Stranger tames Old West boomtown, woos mayor's daughter. TCM Sat. 4:15 p.m. T "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" ››‡ A NASCAR driv- er has a new rival. MTV Sat. 9 p.m. "Tarzan" ››› Animated. A man raised by apes meets other humans. FREE Sat. 4:35 p.m., Sun. 3:15 p.m. "Ted 2" ›› Teddy bear Ted must legally prove his personhood. FX Mon. 3 p.m. "Titanic" ›››› A woman falls for an artist aboard the ill-fated ship. AMC Thu. 8 p.m. "Tommy Boy" ›› An heir tries to save his father's business. ENC Sat. 6:50 p.m. "Top Gun" ››› A hot-shot Navy jet pilot downs MiGs and loves an astrophysicist. ENC Sat. 10:53 p.m., Tue. 5:21 p.m. "Toy Story" ›››› Animated. Toys come to life when people are absent. DISN Sat. 6 p.m. "Toy Story 2" ›››› Animated. Toys rescue Woody from a collector. DISN Sat. 7:30 p.m. "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" ›› The Decepticons renew their battle against the Autobots. FX Sat. 5:30 p.m. "Tron: Legacy" ›› Sam, son of Kevin Flynn,finds himself in his father's cyberworld. TNT Sat. 3:30 p.m. "True Grit" ›››‡ A one-eyed marshal and a Texas Ranger aid a vengeful teen. ENC Mon. 9 p.m. "The Truth About Charlie" ›› A kind stranger helps a widow whose mate had many secrets. MAX Wed. 6:15 p.m. "25th Hour" ››› A drug dealer ties up loose ends on his last day of freedom. SHOW Thu. 4:30 p.m. "2 Fast 2 Furious" ›› Two friends and a U.S. customs agent try to nail a criminal. HBO Fri. 5:40 p.m. "Tyler Perry's Good Deeds" ›› A wealthy businessman falls in love with a struggling single mother. BET Mon. 11 p.m., Tue. 8 p.m. "Tyler Perry's the Family That Preys" ››‡ Greed and scandal test the mettle of two family matriarchs. TMC Sat. 5:10 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m. U "Unbreakable" ››‡ A train-crash survivor discovers an extraordinary talent. SHOW Wed. 4:30 p.m. "Uncle Buck" ››‡ An easygoing relative takes care of three children. AMC Wed. 8 p.m. "Underworld: Rise of the Lycans" ›› Lucian leads the Lycans against "Gran Torino" (2008): Directing himself as an actor here, as he's done many times, Eastwood is superb as a crusty war veteran forced to confront his bigotry. "Million Dollar Baby" (2004): Everything Eastwood does on this Oscar-winning drama is so superb, it's easy to overlook that his performance as a boxing trainer is as sterling as his directing. "Mystic River" (2003): Eastwood directed Sean Penn and Tim Robbins to Academy Awards in this intense drama of grown friends from childhood. "The Bridges of Madison County" (1995): Eastwood shows wonderful tenderness – and stunning scene composition, as this story requires – as director and star (with Meryl Streep) of Robert James Waller's story of middle-aged romance. "In the Line of Fire" (1993): Playing a hero with flaws became Eastwood, seen as a veteran Secret Service man trying to prevent a JFK repeat. "Unforgiven" (1992): Eastwood redefined the screen Western in this grim Oscar darling. "The Outlaw Josey Wales" (1976): Among Eastwood's finest Westerns post- "Fistful," this drama (which he also directed) casts him as a farmer who targets his family's murderers. "Dirty Harry" (1971): No list of Eastwood's best is complete without his initial, Don Siegel-directed turn as the maverick San Francisco police detective tracking a serial killer his own way. "The Beguiled" (1971): Also working with Siegel here, in a melodrama regarded in Europe as a classic, Eastwood took a gamble as an injured Civil War soldier trapped in a girls school. "A Fistful of Dollars" (1964): An international superstar was born with Eastwood's original portrayal of the Man With No Name, which he did thinking it would just be fun to travel to Spain. CLINT EASTWOOD'S T O P 1 0 M O V I E S BY JAY BOBBIN 2 x 4" ad linden massage sheriff of a frontier town. NICK Thu. 9 p.m. "Reflections in a Golden Eye" ›› Army major with lusty wife feels homosexual in 1940s South. TCM Fri. 10:15 p.m. "The Replacements" ››‡ Misfit substitutes take the field during a football strike. CMT Sun. 6 p.m., Sun. 11 p.m. "Ride Along" ›› A cop invites his sister's boyfriend to join him on a shift. FX Sat. 3 p.m. "Road House" ›› A legendary bouncer agrees to tame a notorious gin mill. CMT Sat. 3 p.m., Sat. 8:30 p.m. "Rogue's March" ››‡ A dishon- ored officer is vindicated by showing true courage. TCM Wed. 3 p.m. "Romeo Must Die" ››‡ Asian and black gangsters vie for control "Save the Last Dance" ››‡ A white teen falls for a black student who also loves dance. ENC Tue. 9 p.m. "Saving Private Ryan" ›››› U.S. troops look for a missing comrade during World War II. ENC Sat. 3:58 p.m. "The School of Rock" ››› An unemployed guitarist poses as a teacher. E! Fri. 8 p.m. "Scrooged" ››› TV-network big- shot meets Christmas ghosts. ENC Fri. 7:17 p.m. "Sex and the City 2" ›› Carrie Bradshaw and the gals visit Abu Dhabi. E! Fri. 11:30 p.m. "Shallow Hal" ››‡ A superficial man now sees only the inner beauty of a very fat woman. ENC Tue. 10:55 p.m. "Shanghai Noon" ››› A Chinese guard arrives in 1881 Nevada to rescue a princess. COMC Sat. 5:20 p.m. "Shaun the Sheep Movie" ›››‡ Animated. Farm animals travel to of prime property. MAX Sun. 6:05 p.m. "Run Fat Boy Run" ›› An out- of-shape security guard enters a marathon. HBO Wed. 3:35 p.m. "The Rundown" ››› A bounty hunter must find his boss' son in the Amazon. SYFY Mon. 11:30 p.m., Tue. 3:39 p.m. "Rush Hour" ››› Mismatched po- lice partners seek a kidnapped girl. BET Sun. 9 p.m., Mon. 5 p.m. "RV" ›› A dysfunctional family goes on vacation. ENC Mon. 3:43 p.m. S "Safe Haven" ›› A woman with a dark secret falls in love with a widowed father. E! Thu. 8 p.m., Fri. 4:30 p.m. "Safe House" ››‡ A rookie and a renegade operative try to evade assassins. FX Thu. 11:30 p.m. "The Sandpiper" ››› An artist falls in love with her son's headmas- ter. TCM Thu. 10 p.m. the big city to save their master. NICK Tue. 9 p.m. "Sherlock Holmes" ››‡ The detective and his astute partner face a strange enemy. MAX Sat. 8 p.m., Thu. 10:10 p.m. "She's Out of My League" ›› An average Joe lands a gorgeous girlfriend. HBO Mon. 8:15 p.m. "Shooter" ››‡ A wounded sniper plots revenge against those who betrayed him. USA Sat. 4:08 p.m. "The Silence of the Lambs" ›››› A mad genius helps an FBI trainee pursue a serial killer. HBO Sun. 6:55 p.m. "Sleepless" ›› A Las Vegas cop must save his kidnapped son from gangsters. SHOW Wed. 6:25 p.m., Fri. 10:30 p.m. "Sniper" ›› Two Army assassins take on a mission in Panama. TMC Tue. 10 p.m. "Speed" ›››‡ A transit bus is wired to explode if it drops below 50 mph. MAX Sun. 8 p.m. "The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water" ››› Live action/

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