A fugitive adventurer in Venezuela falls in love with a bird-girl child of nature feared by natives. In a head prison guard realizes a man on death row may be innocent and have a supernatural ability to heal others. A hit man returns to his hometown for a high-school reunion and meets the prom date he stood up years before. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Army medic Desmond Doss braves bullets, grenades and snipers while single-handedly evacuating the wounded from behind enemy lines. A Mon.
She now faces a terrifying showdown when the masked madman returns to Haddonfield, Ill. In hiding for two decades, a traumatized woman learns her murderous brother has returned for her. A Czech doctor hides with a professor and his daughter after assassinating the Nazi Reinhard Heydrich. Phil, Stu and Doug take Alan on a road trip to help him through a personal crisis. Meanwhile, Mr. Chow breaks out of prison and prepares to wreak havoc. A teenage assassin faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity as she makes her way across Europe to carry out a hit.
Syfy Sun. Seven years have passed since Dr. Hannibal Lecter escaped from custody. The doctor is now at large in Europe. Mason Verger remembers Lecter too, and is obsessed with revenge. Born without the ability to sing, a young emperor penguin expresses himself and hopes to attract a mate through his amazing dancing talent. A thief, a sheriff and the nephew of an armored-truck driver seek money bags in a flooding Indiana town. A fight promoter hires a hard-luck sportswriter to hype a simple Argentine boxer for the mob. Once there, she begins to fall for the farm manager, Will, who is growing a new hybrid pear.
Hallmark Mon. After his new bride reveals her nasty nature, a man meets the woman who may be his real soul mate and tries to woo her. Starz Tues. An angel descends to Earth to unite a soulless man with a woman. Hellboy and his team face an underworld prince who plans to awaken a lethal army and use it to reclaim Earth for his magical kindred.
The half-mortal strongman must become a hero to rejoin the gods on Mount Olympus. Charlton Heston narrates. Henson, Octavia Spencer. In a spoof of Hitchcock movies, a psychiatrist with vertigo takes over the Institute for the Very Very Nervous. A mountaintop resort becomes the hideout of gangster Mad Dog Earle as he prepares for his last big heist. A circus singer helps a 19th-century oilman move his Pennsylvania crude despite the railroad. Asesinan a Lamberto Quintero y su hijo decide vengarlo siguiendo sus pasos. KWHY Tues. A smooth-talking man falls for a hardened columnist while helping a shy accountant woo a beautiful heiress.
Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson join forces to investigate a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon learn that they have only four days to solve the case, or the queen will become the next victim. Starz Wed. Accidentally left by his Paris-bound family, an 8-year-old makes mincemeat of two burglars in the house. Once again left behind by his family, the boy hero lands in Manhattan and battles two burglars he faced before. A British constable feels certain foul play is afoot when a series of grisly accidents rocks his quiet village.
A straight-arrow policewoman must protect a wisecracking witness as they race through a gauntlet of crooked cops and gunmen. TRU Sat. Disney Sat. A Swedish painter and his pregnant wife have symbolic visions on a secluded island. Desperate for money, a couple and their neighbor start an underground casino in their quiet suburban neighborhood. As the money rolls in and the good times fly, they soon learn that they may have bitten off more than they can chew. A woman ponders the meaning of love when she becomes caught in a romantic triangle with a professional ballplayer and a man on the hook for stock fraud.
Scientist Bruce Banner transforms into a powerful brute after his experiment goes awry. Directed by Ang Lee. One of nine living on Earth, an alien with extraordinary abilities poses as an ordinary teenager in the hope of evading those sent to kill him. A man with the mental capacity of a child hires a lawyer to regain custody of his daughter. Michael Finley, Madeline Carroll. Growing up in Texas, Bart Millard suffers physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his father. Renee is an ordinary gal who struggles with feelings of insecurity and inadequacy.
After awakening from a fall, she suddenly gains a renewed sense of self-confidence that makes her believe she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. A writer recalls her Norwegian mother and family in circa San Francisco. A special agent and a boxing champion travel to Budapest, Hungary, to locate an arms dealer and a stealth bomber. A woolly mammoth, a saber-toothed tiger and a sloth find a human baby and try to reunite him with his tribe.
Manny, Diego and the rest of the gang must rescue Sid from an underground world after Sid steals some dinosaur eggs. Manny, Sid and Diego reunite to warn their friends about the danger to their homes posed by swiftly melting ice. A mob lawyer tries to keep his cool after he and his pornographer partner steal a small fortune from a powerful figure. Scientists fights for their lives when aggressive, ravenous sharks break through the ice at their Arctic research station. Paul and celebrity chef Erasmus live an extravagant, self-indulgent lifestyle.
Their lives are soon turned upside down when the grandson they never knew existed crashes their fancy dinner party. An unhappily married interior decorator meets an unhappily married London barrister. A declared-dead man hides out with a widow after his wife and her lover botch his murder. A couple and their three sons encounter terror, courage and compassion following the December tsunami that devastated Thailand. A bungalow neighbor alibis a boozing Hollywood screenwriter accused of murder. A sexy partyer clashes with her serious-minded sister and befriends a widow at a Florida retirement community.
Soon after joining the Reserves, two buddies are called to active duty in Africa. A black Philadelphia detective helps a white Mississippi sheriff solve a murder. Two long-reigning kings of a Las Vegas magic act must put aside the secret feud between them to prevent a slick new performer from usurping the throne. Nelson, Holly Hunter. Now fighting boredom in suburbia, a former superhero and his family get a chance to save the world. Hoping to start a family, Pete and Ellie turn to the foster care system to make their dream come true.
The couple soon learn the joys and frustrations of parenthood when they decide to adopt three siblings, including a rebellious year-old girl. Dissatisfied with retirement, a year-old widower becomes an intern at an online fashion site and develops a special bond with his young boss. A successful Los Angeles attorney matches wits with an attractive woman who marries men for their money.
At 30 years old, bartender Vince Papale sees his wildest dreams come true when he becomes a member of the Philadelphia Eagles football team. CMT Tues. A wealthy industrialist builds an armored suit and uses it to defeat criminals and terrorists. USA Fri. In a mercenary pursues two clones who escaped from a research facility after learning their true fate. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved pet.
When three shipwrecked sailors land on an abandoned island that has four sole residents, one of the men starts to question what happened. He soon finds himself in a fight to save his own life while trying to uncover the truth and escape. Seven young outcasts are about to face their worst nightmare -- an ancient, shape-shifting evil that emerges every 27 years to prey on children.
Banding together, the friends must overcome their personal fears to battle the murderous clown Pennywise. A defense attorney hires an enigmatic ex-Army investigator to tackle the case of a highly trained sniper who apparently murdered five people at random. Investigator Jack Reacher goes on the lam to uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy that involves the death of U.
A bail bondsman helps a smuggler frame her boss, an arms dealer who plans to kill her. Two shady concert promoters get in over their heads when they try to organize a concert headlined by rapper Young Jeezy. A New England police chief, a shark hunter and a scientist have a showdown with a huge white shark. A huge white shark harasses a New England widow and her marine-biologist son in the Bahamas. AMC Sun. An engineer and a marine biologist face a mother white shark at a Florida sea park. A sergeant and his task force embark on a mission to destroy the Creeper on its last day of feeding.
The Creeper soon fights back when they get close to discovering its mysterious and dark origins. A simpleton leaves his foster family, acquires a girlfriend and invents slip-proof eyeglasses. A young woman changes the life of a single father who used to be a successful New York music publicist. A mysterious madman rounds up a group of victims to play sadistic games of life and death. Police soon find evidence that link the crimes to Jigsaw, the infamous killer who died 10 years earlier. A crazed postman, a tough policeman and a shady Santa impede a workaholic seeking a coveted toy for his son.
The fascist U. Wilford Brimley. Antarctic outpost men fight a slimy alien able to assume the form of life it engulfs. A Memphis law school graduate aids a battered wife and fights a corporate lawyer for insurance benefits for a dying man. A bumbling British agent tries to find a French billionaire who has stolen the crown jewels.
Johnny English springs back into action when a hacker reveals the identities of undercover agents in Britain. As a man with few skills and analogue methods, Johnny must overcome the challenges of modern technology to make this mission a success. Two strong-willed singers must learn to work in harmony if their Georgia church choir is to stay together and win a national competition.
She soon develops an unexpected bond with Tucker when he visits his pregnant daughter in London. Two talented chefs, exact opposites in culinary style and personality, find themselves competing on a cable cooking show. A San Francisco widower falls in love with a ghostly doctor while subletting her apartment. Drinking a defective potion takes a French nobleman and his servant from the Middle Ages to 20th-century Chicago. A Chinese maintenance man instructs an American boy in the art of kung fu to help the youth face down bullies at his new school.
Jones are really covert operatives. FXX Wed. FXX Thur. A rift forms between a man and his wife when the gender identity of their 4-year-old son comes into question. Kill Bill: Vol. Awaking from a coma, an assassin seeks vengeance against her former boss and his ruthless gang. An undercover officer teaches a rowdy class of peewees, to identify one whose mother must be found.
A sympathetic Saudi police captain helps a team of federal agents flush out a terrorist cell in Riyadh. KMEX Sun. A farm girl turns to guns, sin and bathtub gin with gangster John Dillinger. Un Hombre honesto y violento logra que todos los hombres de la comunidad le respeten. A single woman watches the last of her girlfriends tie the knot. NR 27 mins. KOCE Wed. KOCE Thur. KOCE Fri. In a Southern beach town, a man tries to reconnect with his estranged daughter through their shared love of music.
After an atheistic neighbor has an affair with his wife, a vengeful Fundamentalist forces the man to choose between killing himself or allowing someone else to die in his place. A sorority queen enrolls in Harvard to prove to her former boyfriend that she has more than good looks. Fired from her firm, a young Boston lawyer heads to Washington, D. KFTR Tues. A dastardly count plots to steal an inheritance from three young orphans placed in his care. A detective with a family hunts drug smugglers with his new partner, a loner with a death wish. AMC Mon. Los Angeles police partners take on members of a Chinese triad who are smuggling families from the mainland.
Los Angeles police detectives crush a guns-to-gangs operation with a wild woman from internal affairs. An accountant leads a wild detective and his cautious partner to a South African diplomat running drugs. A flirt tells three women she will be leaving town with one of their husbands. Level 16 Katie Douglas, Celina Martin. Girls in a prison-like boarding school embark on a desperate search to uncover the awful truth behind their captivity.
A mysterious stranger embarks on a journey across Spain and through his own consciousness as he completes a task that remains outside the law. Una joven rica escapa de su casa por amar a un apostador, pero el destino la lleva hacia otro hombre. A teenager tries to deal with the pressures of high-school romance and friendship while dodging her overprotective mother.
Audience Mon. In the mountains of Afghanistan, a squad of Taliban fighters ambushes four Navy SEALs, who are there on a mission to eliminate a high-ranking al-Qaeda operative. FXX Sun. A warden forces an ex-football star to lead fellow inmates in a game against the guards. KCOP Mon. Maria is an alienated high school student whose life gets turned upside down when she switches places with her sinister mirror image. In the s a group of California surfers pioneers a revolutionary new style of skateboarding.
An airplane hijacking leaves a diplomat and other Westerners in the Tibetan utopia Shangri-La.
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An event planner aboard a cruise ship butts heads with a rookie cruise director. When a successful dating app creator hesitantly gets engaged, she returns to her hometown to deliver the news to her dad. Upon returning home, she crosses paths with her former flame and finds herself falling in love with him all over again. A woman down on her luck falls into a job as the assistant to a football player out on injury.
Two single parents find themselves competing for the same dog at a school pet adoption function. A grade school teacher unwillingly finds herself falling for a widowed architect whose daughter is a new student in her class. A helicopter mom follows her daughter to college and lands a job on campus. When she meets a charismatic professor, she learns more about herself and discovers a life of her own.
An American chocolatier enters a contest to become the chocolatier for the royal family of Belgium. An unwilling drug mule develops superhuman abilities after the synthetic substance leaks into her system. Lynyrd Skynyrd: If I Leave Here Tomorrow Rare interviews and never-before-seen archival footage offer insight into the history, myth and legend of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. After his sworn enemy steals a nuclear warhead, a clueless soldier-of-fortune leads a skilled team on a mission to retrieve the device and bring the thief to justice.
Loner lawman Mad Max fights barbarian bikers for gasoline in the wasteland of the future. Fortified in a massive, armored truck, loner Mad Max joins Imperator Furiosa and her band of rebels as they try to outrun a warlord and his henchmen in a deadly high-speed chase through the Wasteland. E Sat. E Sun. A Brooklyn chorus-girl sobers up the son and advises the daughter of a rich family. An earthquake unleashes huge, prehistoric sharks that terrorize scenic California. Though struggling with the ramifications of his extraordinary origin and abilities, young Clark Kent must become a hero and save those he loves from a dire threat.
TNT Sun. A single mother hires a male nanny to help with her two children, never suspecting that he wants her family all to himself. A discharged soldier returns home from Iraq and finds that his wife has been kidnapped by the gang of a murderous thug. In a British captain and his crew endure hardships while trying to prevent a French ship from reaching the Pacific Ocean. Two Scottish brothers engage in fierce sibling rivalry while battling pirates, Indians and British soldiers.
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A little girl develops extraordinary mental abilities, despite neglectful parents and a brutal headmistress. A maverick cop faces a supernatural battle when he descends into a dark underworld to find those who killed his family and his partner. KWHY Thur. Attending high school for the first time, a teenager becomes friends with three popular but manipulative students. Megalodon Michael Madsen, Dominic Pace. A military vessel that is searching for an unidentified submersible finds itself face to face with a giant shark, forced to use only what is on board to defend itself from the monstrous beast.
GALA Sat. A veteran agent and a rookie protect mankind from dangerous extraterrestrials roaming the Earth. Two interstellar agents try to stop an alien disguised as a lingerie model from destroying the world. Crime, street sense and the status quo roil the mind of a teenager in the Watts section of Los Angeles. A teen is caught in an emotional tug-of-war as she tries to deal with both her first love and an unconventional mother.
Un caso que involucra a narcotraficantes y un asesinato en el Sur de Florida da un giro personal para los detectives encubiertos Sonny Crockett y Ricardo Tubbs. Vacationing in contemporary Paris with his fiancee, an insecure writer is whisked back in time and meets Jazz Age giants of art and literature. The government and a group of religious extremists pursue a man and his son, a young boy who possesses special powers. As their relationship starts to blossom, she desperately tries to hide her condition from her unsuspecting new beau.
A policeman tries to establish his innocence in a future where law enforcement can arrest killers before their crimes. A young man awakens from a four-year coma and discovers that his virginal high-school sweetheart is now a centerfold model in Playboy magazine. An astronaut and his team find a big spider, women in stockings and rock men on the moon. Lifetime Mon.
In after the crew of a spaceflight to Mars disappears, a second team goes to investigate and makes an incredible discovery. An arms dealer and a group of terrorists plan to use three plutonium cores for a simultaneous nuclear attack. When the weapons go missing, Ethan Hunt and the IMF team must race against time to prevent them from falling into the wrong hands. FX Tues. Now a trainer for IMF recruits, agent Ethan Hunt squares off against the toughest foe he has ever faced: a ruthless arms and information broker.
A once-mighty demigod and a spirited teenager embark on an epic adventure across the ocean. Disney Fri. Her only ally is defense lawyer Charlie Jaffey, who learns that there is much more to Molly than the tabloids lead people to believe. Movie queen Joan Crawford pampers and punishes her adopted son and daughter.
Sundance Fri. Faced with a tight budget, a baseball manager and his partner recruit bargain-bin players that scouts have labeled as flawed, but have game-winning potential. POP Fri. E Fri. A blue behemoth and his short, one-eyed assistant work in a giant factory that exists to scare children. In New England, a peaceful island community descends into turmoil when two love-struck year-olds run away together just before the approach of a violent storm. Terror soon strikes when she tries to figure out why her husband is so accommodating to everyone but her. Stranded on a mountain after a plane crash, two strangers must work together to survive the extreme elements of the remote, snow-covered terrain.
Realizing that help is not on the way, they embark on a perilous journey across hundreds of miles. Brothers inherit a dilapidated mansion inhabited by a resourceful rodent that refuses to leave. KDOC Sat. Life steers a passionate musician away from composing and toward a teaching career. Estranged from his wife, an out-of-work actor masquerades as a nanny to be with his children. On a Mississippi River island, two young friends encounter a fugitive whose wild tales about a beautiful woman and a line of bounty hunters come true.
Tras su retiro, Pancho Villa se dedica a la agricultura, pero unos hombres deseosos de venganza planean su muerte. Broke and facing foreclosure on his business, a year-old horticulturist takes a job as a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. His immediate success leads to easy money and a larger shipment that soon draws the attention of a hard-charging DEA agent.
A lavish trip through Europe quickly unfolds into a race against time to solve a murder aboard a train. Murdered at 17 Cristine Prosperi, Blake Burt. Jake manipulates and controls her, eventually framing her for murder. Lifetime Tues. A writer realizes that she is in love with her best friend and tries to stop him from marrying another woman, a guileless heiress. A wise-guy Brooklyn lawyer and his motormouth girlfriend go to Alabama to defend his innocent cousin for murder. A man and his wife confront his terminal cancer as he videotapes life lessons for his unborn son.
When a prince who is heir to the throne lands in hot water for his partying ways, a PR consultant is hired by the royal family to perform some damage control. Aspiring superheroes band together to defeat a villain when real superhero Captain Amazing disappears. A sleuth reunites with her estranged mother, then must prove the woman is innocent of murder. A sleuth tries to solve the murder of a writer who has connections to the video-game business.
Amateur sleuth Samantha Kinsey and her partner Philby investigate the murder of a band promoter. The friend of an amateur sleuth winds up dead after accusing her family of rigging a will. Invited to a health spa for the weekend, an amateur sleuth investigates the killing of a fellow guest. Three teenage girls come of age one summer working in a pizza parlor in Mystic, Conn. An actress and her mother compete, without meaning to, for the same man and part in a play. A gawky teenager from an odd family helps his new friend run for class president against a popular student.
Nickelodeon Sun. Maine townsfolk play deadly pranks for a sinister shopkeeper who alarms the sheriff. A man, his pregnant wife and their former neighbor clash with wild and rebellious sorority sisters. Partnered with a mysterious stranger, a high school senior joins a popular online game that dares players to perform increasingly dangerous stunts. Swedish emigrants Karl-Oskar, wife Kristina and family struggle in Minnesota. A government agent must capture a clairvoyant and convince him to help her stop terrorists from detonating a nuclear weapon in Los Angeles. A Chicago policeman and his Kentucky hills brother hunt a mob enforcer for killing another brother.
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Desperate to meet women and open their own dance club, brainless brothers Steve and Doug Butabi cruise Beverly Hills. An insane Swedish farmer escapes from an asylum to get revenge on his sister, her husband and others. GP 1 hr. Though married to a terrible shrew, a man tries to figure out a way to be with his childhood sweetheart, who has just moved back into town. Zoey has been working hard to own her own plane, but everything changes when she inherits a reindeer farm.
Now buried in taking care of the farm and all of the Christmas responsibilities, Zoey thinks life has delivered her a strange blow. When their true identities are revealed, they have to find the courage to take a leap of faith. An upscale dentist becomes a murder suspect after an attractive patient seduces him into prescribing drugs for her. A federal agent and an Interpol detective play a cat-and-mouse game with cunning illusionists who rob corrupt business leaders during their performances, then funnel the money to members of the audience.
A girl must save an enchanted nutcracker and its magical world from the machinations of the evil Rat King. A boy magically appears on the doorstep of a childless couple who desperately want a family but are unable to conceive. While preparing for an important business deal, two clueless bachelors become the unexpected caretakers of twin children. At the age of 70, Forrest Tucker makes an audacious escape from San Quentin, conducting an unprecedented string of heists that confound authorities and enchant the public. The Granite Mountain Hotshots become one of the most elite firefighting teams in the country.
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Scuba divers struggle to survive in shark-infested waters after their tour boat accidentally leaves them behind. An Army doctor fights the spread of a deadly virus brought into the United States by an African monkey. A bicoastal wit follows her husband, a ish editor, through Officer Candidate School. E Thur. A lost Peruvian bear finds shelter with a kind British family, but a museum taxidermist has designs on his rare hide. KFTR Fri. A young couple move into their first new home but are disturbed by what appears to be a supernatural presence that is most active at night.
A young woman and her boyfriend visit her family and learn that ghosts may haunt their new Southern California home. An year-old meets her California twin, and they plot to reunite their divorced parents. Janet hosts an intimate gathering of friends in her London home to celebrate her political ascension. A pacifist farmer of South Carolina reluctantly joins the Revolutionary War and fights alongside his son. After learning that his memory has been erased, a technical wizard goes on the run to piece together clues from his past. A nature photographer heads to Fiji to shoot a magazine cover.
A Washington reporter helps an on-the-run law student who knows too much about a government cover-up. A woman contemplating divorce from her husband recalls their early years together and the tragedies that ensued. A ghetto boy discovers his landlords are weirdos hiding something in the cellar.
Riley awakens from a coma after surviving a brutal attack that killed her husband and daughter. When the system shields the murderers from justice, Riley transforms herself into an urban guerrilla to deliver her own personal brand of punishment. KVEA Sun. To find the magic Golden Fleece and save Camp Half-Blood, demigod Percy and his friends undertake a dangerous odyssey into the area known to humans as the Bermuda Triangle.
After their wedding venue reserves the wrong date, Nick and Molly have six weeks to plan the wedding of their dreams. Things get even more complicated when Steven, who once left Molly at the altar, comes back into her life with a business offer. A California lobbyist must turn the tables on her ex-beau when he becomes a violent stalker.
An isolated poet becomes desperate to escape her controlling, abusive husband. She befriends a devoted fan, unwittingly inviting another dangerous person into her life. Lifetime Fri. Friends try to help an introverted teenager become more sociable. Sundance Thur. An actress rendered mute by emotional pain removes to an isolated beach house with a nurse as her only companion. Two women runners have an affair while training for the Olympics. An amiable, small-town Everyman is inexplicably transformed into a genius with telekinetic powers. A bumbling French inspector investigates the murder of a famous soccer coach and the theft of his priceless pink diamond.
Spring break turns gory at a popular waterside resort, where hundreds of prehistoric man-eating fish have come to dine on hapless humans. An ad exec and a shower-curtain-ring salesman become co-travelers on the way to Thanksgiving in Chicago. An astronaut and his team crash on a world ruled by intelligent, talking simians who treat humans like animals. The zany graduates attempt to stop rampant acts of vandalism when they take to the meanest beat on the streets.
An optimistic graduate gets a rude awakening when she fails to find a job and must move back in with her eccentric family. Now, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and an evolutionary biologist can save the human race from extinction. Pregnant and Deadly Christa B. Allen, Amber Lynn Ashley. Amber and Kyle are ready to move on after a car accident, but their world turns upside down when Jessica, the other driver who lost her unborn baby in the crash, moves in next door.
Lifetime Sun. Chelsea thinks her life is turning around until she discovers she is pregnant. After an illusion goes tragically wrong, two 19th-century magicians engage in a bitter and potentially deadly rivalry. A rich teen asks an unpopular student to the senior prom, creating problems among their separate circles of friends.
A corporate raider pays a gorgeous hooker to be his escort for a business week in Beverly Hills. A publicity-seeking Chicago lawyer vies with an embittered ex-lover prosecuting an altar boy in a high-profile murder case. A premedical student falls in love with a Danish prince who keeps his identity a secret. A prince and princess confront dark forces as they attempt to safeguard an ancient dagger that can reverse time and allow its possessor to rule the world.
A fateful kiss leads a young woman and a royal amphibian on an adventure through the bayous of Louisiana. When police have to release their only suspect, a desperate man takes the law into his own hands after his young daughter and her friend disappear. Matronly Elizabeth I loves the dashing Earl of Essex, but politics come first. GALA Sun.
Two hit men, a boxer, a crime boss and others meet their fates over the course of two days. El Puma Rene Cardona Jr. A principios del siglo XX, un joven se recibe de abogado y regresa al rancho de sus padres para ayudar a la comunidad. The respective children of two rival bakers fall in love while preparing to compete against each other in a pumpkin pie contest.
Trapped on the streets of Washington, D. A man and his family struggle to survive the night when an intruder breaks into their home during a government-sanctioned event in which all criminal activity -- including murder -- is legal. A single father and his young son endure many hardships as the father struggles to provide a better future for both of them. Q Ball The inmates on the San Quentin Warriors basketball team search for redemption from their troubled pasts.
In a place where freedom is taken away, the game provides a path forward. FS1 Sun. FS1 Fri. A British rocket scientist hunts an astronaut monstrously enveloped by an alien fungus. A silverback gorilla, a wolf and a reptile grow to a monstrous size after a rogue genetic experiment goes wrong. Primatologist Davis Okoye soon joins forces with the military to prevent the mutated beasts from destroying everything in their path.
Columbo outwits a lawyer who has killed her husband but made it look like a kidnapping. In , when African-American wife and mother Recy Taylor is gang raped by six white men in Alabama, she speaks out against her attackers, putting herself and her family in danger. A Parisian rat who enjoys fine food lives beneath a famous restaurant and longs to be a great chef. Blind since childhood, Ray Charles overcomes poverty, hardship and addiction and becomes an American music legend. In postwar Germany, a teenager has a love affair with an older woman who is hiding a terrible secret.
In , the creator of a virtual reality universe promises his fortune to the first person to discover a digital Easter egg. Soon, young Wade Watts finds himself in a reality-bending treasure hunt through the mysterious and fantastical world. An aspiring filmmaker follows the paths of her friends after they graduate from college in Texas. Retired CIA agents reassemble for survival after the agency sends assassins to silence them and the secrets they carry. A former FBI agent asks Dr. Hannibal Lecter for help in stopping a serial killer who slaughters families.
A plane passenger forcibly involves his seatmate in a plot to assassinate a government official. A young woman begins to suspect that the werewolf terrorizing her village is someone she loves. Dominika Egorova learns to use her mind and body as a weapon after joining a secret intelligence service. As she comes to terms with her new abilities, Dominika meets a CIA agent who tries to convince her that he is the only person she can trust. Former CIA black-ops agent Frank Moses and his team battle assassins, terrorists and power-hungry government officials as they try to retrieve a lethal device that could change the balance of world power.
A homicide detective helps a biologist hunt a giant creature that is killing people in a Chicago museum. A Virginia high school hires a black football coach after undergoing integration in Thieves ponder the identity of the traitor in their midst in the violent aftermath of a failed jewelry heist. New allies and old friends aid Alice in her worldwide search for those responsible for the T-virus outbreak that continues to turn humans into flesh-eating zombies. An anthropologist and his teenage son move to a Maine town full of vampires. In , fur trapper Hugh Glass treks through the snowy wilderness to track down John Fitzgerald, a member of his hunting team who killed his young son and left him for dead.
Caught with the wife of his Mexican host, then left for dead, a former Navy jet pilot recovers to take revenge. College freshmen Skolnick and Gilbert form their own fraternity for computer-whiz misfits. The boy zillionaire saves his parents and Rich Industries from a scheming executive. Ride Bella Thorne, Jessie T. Struggling actor James pays his bills by driving for a ride-sharing service in Los Angeles.
His night soon takes a shocking turn when Bruno, armed with a gun, takes James and a woman on a terrifying, white-knuckle trip that spirals out of control. A Brooklyn chorus girl follows a boxer and flirts with his manager. A call girl helps a Princeton applicant turn his home into a one-night brothel. Hired to tame a rowdy Missouri bar, a Ph. Aging Robin Hood returns from war and finds Maid Marian in a nunnery and the sheriff of Nottingham in charge. After returning home to England, Robin of Loxley learns that the evil Sheriff of Nottingham has seized his family estate.
He soon joins forces with a band of oppressed rebels in a daring plan to rob the Sheriff of his money and take away his power. An office supplies salesman who moonlights as a musician in a tribute band has his life changed forever when he is chosen out of the blue to replace the lead singer of his all-time favorite band, Steel Dragon. AXS Mon. AXS Tues. A scientist and a British spy who once escaped from Alcatraz are sent to the former island prison to stop a disgruntled war hero from obliterating San Francisco with chemical warheads.
An incoming college freshman must endure cruel hazing rituals and somehow evade a demented serial killer who is targeting her sorority sisters. A struggling matchmaker is hired by a king to find his son a suitable wife in time for a national celebration. A decorated career Marine, about to stand trial for a botched rescue mission, asks an old friend to defend him. A postwar Confederate passes a Dakota ritual, takes a bride and joins attacks on the cavalry. A Russian woman moves to America with her daughter to marry a reclusive billionaire. When they arrive, he turns out to be a psychopath who sends their lives spiraling into a living hell.
Jackson, Colin Farrell. KCOP Sun. Teenagers who have been chosen to protect the world from aliens do it by morphing into superheroes and piloting giant robots. An heiress poses as a man, meets a sheik and faces danger in a s cross-desert car race. A biology teacher juggles her duties as bridesmaid to three friends, as well as teaching a summer enrichment class at her favorite place in the world, Blue Island.
Master-of-disguises Simon Templar falls for a U. When the San Andreas fault triggers a magnitude 9 earthquake, a search-and-rescue helicopter pilot must navigate the destruction from Los Angeles to San Francisco to bring his estranged wife and daughter to safety. USA Thur. The best baseball player in the neighborhood helps a new kid with his clumsy ball-handling. MLB Sat. Saving Mr. An officer has only 90 minutes to save his friend, a SWAT commander, from a series of demented traps. As the apparently last disciple of Jigsaw, Hoffman goes on the hunt to protect his secret.
After Cindy accidentally watches a strange videotape that causes the viewer to die within a week, she discovers the tape is only one of many weird happenings. The marriage of a lawyer and a professor evolves over 10 years. Fired from his group and desperate for money, a guitarist poses as a teacher for students who play in a school band.
Two buddies travel to Mexico to rescue their friend after a carjacker leaves him naked, penniless and stranded in the desert. A domesticated terrier and his unruly canine pal encounter a rebellious bunny and his gang of abandoned pets. Walter Mitty develops photos for a magazine but escapes the tedium through heroic daydreams. When Walter gets a chance for a real adventure, he may just build a relationship with a co-worker named Cheryl. Fox, Helen Slater. A would-be yuppie from Kansas sorts mail in Manhattan but pretends to be a corporate executive.
AXS Thur. Crew members aboard a transport vessel get caught in a deadly conflict in the wake of a galactic war. An Army sergeant pursues his homosexual feeling for a young private in s France. Israeli soldiers embark on a mission to rescue more than hostages from an airport in Entebbe, Uganda, in the summer of An egocentric Austrian mountaineer gradually learns selflessness from the young Dalai Lama.
A psychiatrist tries to help an amnesiac girl after she witnesses the murder of her stepmother. Jackson, Vanessa L. A detective and a narcotics cop track a sociopath out to kill a woman who can testify that he committed murder. BET Fri. Stranded on a giant rock yards from shore, an injured surfer must fight for her life as a great white shark circles her in its feeding ground. Elisa is a mute, isolated woman who works in a hidden, high-security government laboratory. A weekend of fun turns into a blood-soaked nightmare when college students discover they are stranded amid a school of hungry sharks.
A monstrous storm devastates Los Angeles, leaving the streets flooded and infested with sharks. A freak weather system brings in ravenous sharks to munch on hapless New Yorkers and iconic landmarks. Sharktopus Eric Roberts, Kerem Bursin. Genetically engineered, a monster that is half-shark and half-octopus goes on a killing spree. Sharktopus vs.
Pteracuda Robert Carradine, Katie Savoy. A half-shark, half-octopus battles a half-pterodactyl, half-barracuda. A half-shark, half-octopus battles a hybrid of a killer whale and a wolf. Sharon 1. A true nerd turned successful business man lives the dream with two gorgeous women named Sharon, but when he meets another woman named Sharon, he falls in love. Romantic complications ensue when a student poses as her twin brother and replaces him at his boarding school.
KDOC Sun. A writer goes mad while serving as caretaker with his wife and clairvoyant son at a snowbound Colorado hotel. A dancer becomes understudy in a Las Vegas show, sleeps with the boss and pushes the star down a flight of stairs. NC 2 hrs. An FBI trainee seeks advice from a brilliant, psychopathic prisoner to catch a killer who skins his victims.
A writer feels caught between the chaotic world of his eccentric friends and the more stable world of his girlfriend and her young children. Noon Audience Thur. Stephanie is a widowed, single mother who works as a vlogger in Connecticut. The combination of Homer, his new pet pig, and a leaky silo full of excrement triggers a disaster that threatens not just Springfield but the world. A mentally impaired man with a violent past leaves the institution in which he has lived for many years and befriends a woman with a young son and an abusive boyfriend.
Two FBI agents must protect an entertainer from a motley crew of assassins after the guy agrees to testify against the Las Vegas mob. Jackson, Kenan Thompson. Young friends begin to disappear during a getaway trip. BET Mon. After imbibing too much at a party, an unhappily single woman falls into bed with the fiance of her best friend. A wizard trains a reluctant protege in the art of magic to help him protect Manhattan from a powerful adversary.
Accused of stealing by other fraternity members, three chauvinists pose as women while trying to find the real culprits. Williams, Vivica A. A psychologist, a biochemist, a mathematician and others investigate a large golden sphere deep in the ocean. Peter Parker uses his superhuman powers to battle his archenemy, the Green Goblin.
Under the watchful eye of mentor Tony Stark, high school student Peter Parker starts to embrace his newfound identity as Spider-Man to battle the evil Vulture. A produce supplier finds love in New York with the mermaid he met as a boy on Cape Cod. A psychotic man who has 23 personalities holds three teenage girls captive in an underground cell. Nickelodeon Sat. Already legends by , beloved comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy set out to perform live shows for their adoring fans. A boy and his three buddies set out in the summer of on a hike to find a dead body.
Left stranded after an attack in space, Kirk, Spock and the rest of the crew must battle a deadly alien race while trying to find a way off their hostile planet. Kirk and Capt. Picard team up to thwart mad Dr.
After an act of terrorism leaves him with a personal score to settle, Capt. Kirk defies Starfleet regulations and leads his crew on a mission to capture a powerfully destructive force. Picard, Riker and the others set off to stop the half-robot Borg from sabotaging the first warp drive flight in A psychiatrist tries to help a mysterious young student who plans to commit suicide in three days. A troubled guy but a gifted dancer attracts the attention of a talented ballerina at a Maryland school.
POP Sat. Stranger Fruit On Aug. A lazy New York cabby quits his job and convinces his bored buddy they should join the Army. Jeff Bauman loses both of his legs when two bombs explode during the Boston Marathon on April 15, With unwavering support from his family and girlfriend, Bauman embarks on a long and heroic journey to physical and emotional rehabilitation.
Conjoined twins go to Hollywood and land a role on a television show starring Cher. Suburbicon is a peaceful, idyllic, suburban community with affordable homes and manicured lawns. Retreating into a fantasy world, a captive young woman finds four allies to join in a fight to escape from the terrible fate that awaits them.
Deadshot, Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, Killer Croc and other armed supervillains unite to battle a mysterious and powerful entity, while the diabolical Joker launches an evil agenda of his own. After landing a big promotion managing a store in Manhattan, a woman from a small Midwestern town tries to adopt a big city personality, which leads to disastrous results. When Frankie and Nate agree to host an annual celebration, they must make a big splash to ensure the viability of their winery going forward.
The paramours will find out if business can be mixed with pleasure. A fading pop star who is on the verge of losing everything finds inspiration when she relocates to suburban Ohio and begins teaching music to a talented group of misfit children. The vice principal makes a high-school gym teacher teach catch-up English to a group of misfits. Kate and Eric head to Cancun for a vacation. Upon arrival, Eric leaves Kate to her own devices time and again to pursue an opportunity. KFTR Mon. Hoping for one last score, Priest must now outmaneuver the cartel and two corrupt police officers to find his path to freedom.
A young businesswoman tries to convince her uptight parents to accept her boyfriend, but then she falls for an old high-school flame. Separated from her Southern husband, an engaged New York fashion designer confronts him about a divorce. An ex-rodeo rider strikes up a friendship with a young man who may be behind the violence occurring in their small town. With help from a handsome investment banker, Maddie does everything she can to save her cupcake business. When her first love unexpectedly returns home, she must choose between a new romance and the man she never stopped loving.
NR Hallmark Wed. A rogue CIA agent forms an unlikely partnership with a pickpocket to stop a terrorist conspiracy in Paris. A former spy puts his extensive training to the test when he must rescue his kidnapped daughter from sex-slave traffickers. CMT Wed. A determined detective and Russian mobsters complicate the plan of a gang of skilled thieves to rob an armored car carrying millions of dollars.
A subway dispatcher calls on his extensive knowledge of the transit system to outwit hijackers who are threatening to kill passengers unless a ransom is paid. Crowned with 70 feet of magical golden hair, Rapunzel strikes a deal with a charming thief to spring her from her prison tower. Framed and sent to prison, rival Los Angeles police detectives must work together to clear themselves. A man raised by apes in the African jungle encounters a professor, his daughter and a suspicious hunter. A grudge between two neighboring restaurateurs soon turns to love.
A woman moves to Bright Shore, where she opens a restaurant and rediscovers her passion. Upon arrival, she encounters a former baseball player who has a competitive streak and owns his own restaurant. A teen learns that she is a living example of the vagina dentata myth after a sexual encounter with a classmate takes a grisly turn.
A lobbyist for big tobacco finds it difficult to balance his duties defending a dangerous substance with those of being a good role model for his young son. The choicest pleasures of life lie within the ring of moderation. Actually a line from Martin Tupper 's Proverbial Philosophy.
They that touch pitch will be defiled. John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich : "Foote, I have often wondered what catastrophe would bring you to your end; but I think, that you must either die of the pox, or the halter. Under this roof are the heads of the family of Rothschild a name famous in every capital of Europe and every division of the globe. If you like, we shall divide the United States into two parts, one for you, James, and one for you, Lionel.
Napoleon will do exactly and all that I shall advise him to do; and to Bismark will be suggested such an intoxicating programme as to make him our abject slave. The more extensive an author's knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do. Isaac D'Israeli, Curiosities of Literature.
Candour is the brightest gem of criticism. Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm. Mediocrity can talk ; but it is for genius to observe. Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation. The art of governing mankind by deceiving them. Isaac D'Israeli's Curiosities of Literature has, "Between solid lying and disguised truth there is a difference known to writers skilled in 'the art of governing mankind by deceiving them'; as politics, ill understood, have been defined". The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.
Variant: The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations. Whenever we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, an opening quotation is a symphony preluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize. Wikipedia has an article about: Benjamin Disraeli. Wikisource has original works written by or about: Benjamin Disraeli.
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