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April Highlights


 
This April HDNET MOVIES is bringing the laughs and the network PREMIERES! Don’t miss April Comedies featuring an April Fools Movie Marathon, a Steve Martin Marathon and Cheech and Chong’s 4/20. Don’t forget to kick it with KARATE KID featuring all 4 movies in the franchise! Tune in for these awesome network PREMIERES, THE BAND’S VISIT, A BEAUTIFUL MIND, BEGINNERS, BIG TOP PEE-WEE, BROTHERS, CHEECH AND CHONG’S NEXT MOVIE, CRAZY PEOPLE, DEAD MEN DON’T WEAR PLAID, DOWN TO EARTH, EVOLUTION, FRAILTY, FUN WITH DICK AND JANE, THE GREAT NORTHFIELD MINNESOTA RAID, HOSTEL, HOUSESITTER, I’M GONNA GIT YOU SUCKA, KILL THE IRISHMAN, THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST, LEATHERHEADS, MAGGIE’S PLAN, SOAPDISH, TEXAS KILLING FIELDS and VANTAGE POINT.


Easy Money

Easy Money

Rating: R

Year: 1983

Cast: Rodney Dangerfield, Joe Pesci, Geraldine Fitzgerald

Director: James Signorelli

Synopsis: A young man must give up his life of partying and gambling in order to inherit ten million dollars.

Run Time: 1:35

Air Dates

Mon, Apr 1st - 8:00 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 5:40 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 16th - 7:20 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 12:10 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 23rd - 7:55 AM EDT


Crazy People

Crazy People

Rating: R

Year: 1990

Cast: Dudley Moore, Daryl Hannah, Paul Reiser

Director: Tony Bill and Barry L. Young

Synopsis: A bitter ad executive finds himself in a mental institution, where, with the help of the hospital's patients, his career begins to thrive.

Run Time: 1:30

Air Dates

Mon, Apr 1st - 5:55 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 2nd - 7:30 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 9th - 3:30 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 5:00 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 8:25 AM EDT


I'm Gonna Git You Sucka

I'm Gonna Git You Sucka

Rating: R

Year: 1988

Cast: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Bernie Casey, Antonio Fargas

Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Synopsis: In order to get revenge on Mr. Big, a black hero wannabe reunites former black heroes from the 1970s.

Run Time: 1:28

Air Dates

Mon, Apr 1st - 7:30 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 9th - 2:00 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 4:20 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 26th - 10:05 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 29th - 9:00 PM EDT


Used Cars

Used Cars

Rating: R

Year: 1980

Cast: Kurt Russell, Jack Warden, Gerrit Graham

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Synopsis: The owners of a slummy used car lot go to great lengths to keep the neighboring high-dollar dealership from putting them out of business.

Run Time: 1:52

Air Dates

Mon, Apr 1st - 9:00 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 9th - 5:05 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 6:35 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 10:50 PM EDT

Thu, Apr 18th - 12:20 PM EDT


National Lampoon's Animal House

National Lampoon's Animal House

Rating: R

Year: 1978

Cast: Tom Hulce, Mark Metcalf, Kevin Bacon

Director: John Landis

Synopsis: Two college freshmen join the Delta fraternity in 1962. They can't get enough of the parties, girls, and good times. When the Dean and rival fraternity threaten to have Delta kicked off campus, however, the young men must fight to keep the party going.

Run Time: 1:48

Air Dates

Mon, Apr 1st - 12:55 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 1st - 10:55 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 6th - 7:10 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 7th - 9:50 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 9:00 PM EDT


Fun with Dick and Jane

Fun with Dick and Jane

Rating: PG

Year:

Cast: Jane Fonda, George Segal, Ed McMahon

Director: Ted Kotcheff

Synopsis: When a couple find themselves unemployed and in debt, they turn to armed robbery.

Run Time: 1:35

Air Dates

Mon, Apr 1st - 6:00 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 2nd - 12:45 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 7:20 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 9:20 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 4:55 AM EDT


Texas Killing Fields

Texas Killing Fields

Rating: R

Year: 2012

Cast: Sam Worthington, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Chloe Grace Moretz

Director: Ami Canaan Mann

Synopsis: A Texas homicide detective teams up with a New York City cop to investigate a series of unsolved murders.

Run Time: 1:45

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 2nd - 3:25 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 8th - 10:50 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 15th - 12:25 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 19th - 5:00 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 24th - 9:50 AM EDT


Frailty

Frailty

Rating: R

Year: 2002

Cast: Bill Paxton, Matthew McConaughey, Powers Boothe

Director: Bill Paxton

Synopsis: A man shows up at the office of an FBI agent and recounts his childhood and how his religious father received visions.

Run Time: 1:40

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 2nd - 7:15 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 10:50 PM EDT

Thu, Apr 11th - 2:25 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 15th - 2:15 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 9:00 PM EDT


Maggie's Plan

Maggie's Plan

Rating: R

Year: 2015

Cast: Greta Gerwig, Ethan Hawke, Julianne Moore

Director: Rebecca Miller

Synopsis: A young woman tries to make it on her own in New York City.

Run Time: 1:38

Air Dates

Thu, Apr 4th - 7:20 PM EDT

Thu, Apr 11th - 5:40 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 12:20 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 29th - 1:50 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 29th - 3:20 PM EDT


Beginners

Beginners

Rating: R

Year: 2011

Cast: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Melanie Laurent

Director: Mike Mills

Synopsis: A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father.

Run Time: 1:45

Air Dates

Thu, Apr 4th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 5th - 12:35 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 11:05 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 15th - 6:00 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 7:10 PM EDT


The Karate Kid

The Karate Kid

Rating: PG

Year: 1984

Cast: Pat Morita, Ralph Macchio, Elisabeth Shue

Director: John G. Avildsen

Synopsis: A New Jersey teen is having trouble fitting in to his new California home until he meets an old Karate master who teaches him about martial arts and life.

Run Time: 2:06

Air Dates

Fri, Apr 5th - 4:50 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 6th - 12:45 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 6th - 9:40 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 16th - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 1:10 AM EDT


The Karate Kid: Part II

The Karate Kid: Part II

Rating: PG

Year: 1986

Cast: Pat Morita, Ralph Macchio, Martin Kove

Director: John G. Avildsen

Synopsis: To take care of his dying father, Mr. Miyagi and Daniel travel to Okinawa where old rivalries are rekindled and new ones are created.

Run Time: 1:53

Air Dates

Fri, Apr 5th - 7:00 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 10:30 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 16th - 11:10 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 3:20 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 19th - 11:40 AM EDT


The Karate Kid III

The Karate Kid III

Rating: PG

Year: 1989

Cast: Pat Morita, Ralph Macchio, Martin Kove

Director: John G. Avildsen

Synopsis: Set on revenge, an old Karate rival returns and will stop at nothing to get one more shot at Daniel and Mr. Miyagi in the tournament ring.

Run Time: 1:52

Air Dates

Fri, Apr 5th - 9:00 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 8th - 6:00 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 7:40 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 23rd - 2:05 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 28th - 3:40 PM EDT


The Next Karate Kid

The Next Karate Kid

Rating: PG

Year: 1994

Cast: Pat Morita, Hilary Swank, Michael Ironside

Director: Christopher Cain

Synopsis: The fouth addition to the karate series finds Mr. Miyagi training the troubled and stubborn granddaughter of his commanding officer during WWII.

Run Time: 1:47

Air Dates

Fri, Apr 5th - 10:55 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 6:35 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 3:20 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 28th - 5:35 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 29th - 3:30 AM EDT


The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers

Rating: R

Year: 1980

Cast: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, John Candy

Director: John Landis

Synopsis: Motivated by the need to raise money to save their old orphanage, the Blues Brothers go on the road to find gigs and wind up encountering an assortment of characters odder than themselves.

Run Time: 2:12

Air Dates

Sat, Apr 6th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 7th - 1:20 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 6:45 PM EDT

Thu, Apr 18th - 12:45 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 29th - 5:00 PM EDT


Blues Brothers 2000

Blues Brothers 2000

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1998

Cast: Dan Aykroyd, John Goodman, Frank Oz

Director: John Landis

Synopsis: With another "Mission from God," Elwood must reunite the old band with a few new members.

Run Time: 2:03

Air Dates

Sat, Apr 6th - 11:15 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 7th - 3:35 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 3:55 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 5:05 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 23rd - 3:30 PM EDT


Kill the Irishman

Kill the Irishman

Rating: R

Year: 2011

Cast: Ray Stevenson, Christopher Walken, Vincent D'Onofrio

Director: Jonathan Hensleigh

Synopsis: The true story of Danny Greene, an Irish thug working for the mob in Cleveland during the 1970s.

Run Time: 1:46

Air Dates

Mon, Apr 8th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 3:15 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 16th - 10:45 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 24th - 11:40 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 27th - 11:00 PM EDT


Vantage Point

Vantage Point

Rating: PG-13

Year:

Cast: Dennis Quaid, Forest Whitaker, Matthew Fox

Director: Pete Travis

Synopsis: The attempted assassination of the American President is told from several perspectives.

Run Time: 1:30

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 9th - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 12:35 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 15th - 4:00 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 16th - 2:45 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 19th - 6:45 AM EDT


Brothers

Brothers

Rating: R

Year: 2009

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, Tobey Maguire

Director: Jim Sheridan

Synopsis: A young man comforts his brother's wife and children after he goes missing in Afghanistan.

Run Time: 1:45

Air Dates

Wed, Apr 10th - 9:00 PM EDT

Thu, Apr 11th - 12:35 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 16th - 12:35 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 5:20 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 2:15 PM EDT


Hard Target

Hard Target

Rating: R

Year: 1993

Cast: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Yancy Butler

Director: John Woo

Synopsis: John Woo's first Hollywood feature stars Jean-Claude Van Damme as Chance Boudreaux, a down-and-out Cajun merchant seaman, who, after saving a young woman from a gang of thugs on the streets of New Orleans, agrees to help her search for her father a homeless Vietnam vet.

Run Time: 1:36

Air Dates

Thu, Apr 11th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 11:45 AM EDT

Thu, Apr 18th - 5:35 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 19th - 5:05 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 27th - 3:55 PM EDT


Hard Target 2

Hard Target 2

Rating: R

Year: 2016

Cast: Scott Adkins, Robert Knepper, Rhona Mitra

Director: Roel Reine

Synopsis: A retired MMA fighter can't refuse a million-dollar purse for one final fight in Myanmar.

Run Time: 1:44

Air Dates

Thu, Apr 11th - 10:40 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 1:25 PM EDT

Tue, Apr 23rd - 4:00 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 27th - 5:35 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 28th - 2:30 AM EDT


Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Rating: PG

Year: 1982

Cast: Steve Martin, Rachel Ward, Alan Ladd

Director: Carl Reiner

Synopsis: A film noir parody where a detective uncovers a sinister plot.

Run Time: 1:28

Air Dates

Thu, Apr 4th - 2:35 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 5th - 4:00 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 13th - 7:30 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 6:00 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 28th - 10:40 PM EDT


Parenthood

Parenthood

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1989

Cast: Steve Martin, Dianne Wiest, Mary Steenburgen

Director: Ron Howard

Synopsis: A comedy about the rewards and challenges surrounding family life.

Run Time: 2:03

Air Dates

Fri, Apr 5th - 10:55 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 13th - 8:15 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 13th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 4:05 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 10:05 AM EDT


My Blue Heaven

My Blue Heaven

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1990

Cast: Steve Martin, Rick Moranis, Joan Cusack

Director: Herbert Ross

Synopsis: After turning states-evidence and entering the witness-protection program, an ex-mafia man relocates to a California suburb where his troubles adjusting wreak havoc on a shy FBI agent assigned to help him adapt.

Run Time: 1:35

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 2nd - 1:45 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 3rd - 6:00 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 13th - 11:05 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 4:20 AM EDT

Thu, Apr 18th - 9:00 PM EDT


Housesitter

Housesitter

Rating: PG

Year: 1992

Cast: Steve Martin, Goldie Hawn, Dana Delany

Director: Frank Oz

Synopsis: A con artist moves into an empty house and poses as the wife of the home’s owner.

Run Time: 1:42

Air Dates

Wed, Apr 3rd - 10:30 PM EDT

Thu, Apr 4th - 1:45 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 13th - 3:50 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 12:45 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 19th - 1:50 AM EDT


Arlington Road

Arlington Road

Rating: R

Year: 1999

Cast: Jeff Bridges, Tim Robbins, Joan Cusack

Director: Mark Pellington

Synopsis: A paranoid college history professor is convinced his new neighbor is involved in terrorist activities.

Run Time: 1:57

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 9th - 7:00 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 8:30 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 19th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 20th - 12:35 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 24th - 4:45 PM EDT


Cheech & Chong's Nice Dreams

Cheech & Chong's Nice Dreams

Rating: R

Year: 1981

Cast: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Stacy Keach

Director: Tommy Chong

Synopsis: In this third installment, Cheech and Chong start a business selling marijuana-infused ice-cream.

Run Time: 1:29

Air Dates

Fri, Apr 5th - 5:30 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 11:00 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 20th - 7:25 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 12:20 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 29th - 10:30 PM EDT


Cheech & Chong's Still Smokin

Cheech & Chong's Still Smokin

Rating: R

Year: 1983

Cast: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong

Director: Tommy Chong

Synopsis: Cheech and Chong are invited to a Dolly Parton/Burt Reynolds film festival in Amsterdam, but when the two movie stars fail to show up, the smoking duo volunteer to help.

Run Time: 1:31

Air Dates

Thu, Apr 4th - 4:05 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 5th - 2:25 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 20th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 1:50 AM EDT


Cheech & Chong's Next Movie

Cheech & Chong's Next Movie

Rating: R

Year: 1980

Cast: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Evelyn Guerrero

Director: Tommy Chong

Synopsis: Two stoners and their friends go through a series of crazy, drug-influenced misadventures.

Run Time: 1:39

Air Dates

Fri, Apr 5th - 1:15 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 15th - 4:05 AM EDT

Sat, Apr 20th - 5:35 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 20th - 10:35 PM EDT


The Last Temptation of Christ

The Last Temptation of Christ

Rating: R

Year: 1988

Cast: Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel, Barbara Hershey

Director: Martin Scorsese

Synopsis: The life of Jesus Christ and his final temptation on the cross.

Run Time: 2:44

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 9th - 9:30 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 2:10 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 15th - 8:00 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 6:10 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 2:05 AM EDT


The Greatest Story Ever Told

The Greatest Story Ever Told

Rating: G

Year: 1965

Cast: Max Von Sydow, Charlton Heston, Carroll Baker

Director: George Stevens

Synopsis: An epic portrayal of the life of Jesus Christ, from Nativity through the Resurrection.

Run Time: 3:13

Air Dates

Sat, Apr 6th - 2:55 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 11:00 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 21st - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 24th - 1:30 PM EDT


Hostel

Hostel

Rating: R

Year: 2006

Cast: Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson, Eythor Gudjonsson

Director: Eli Roth

Synopsis: Three backpackers head to a Slovak city with no idea of the hell that awaits them.

Run Time: 1:34

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 2nd - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 3rd - 12:20 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 8th - 5:20 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 13th - 12:30 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 22nd - 10:45 PM EDT


Hostel: Part II

Hostel: Part II

Rating: R

Year: 2007

Cast: Lauren German, Heather Matarazzo, Bijou Phillips

Director: Eli Roth

Synopsis: Three Americans studying abroad are lured to a Slovakian hostel. only to discover the grim reality behind it.

Run Time: 1:34

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 2nd - 10:40 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 3rd - 2:00 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 9th - 2:20 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 23rd - 12:25 AM EDT


Down to Earth

Down to Earth

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2001

Cast: Chris Rock, Regina King, Chazz Palminteri

Director: Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz

Synopsis: After dying, an aspiring black comic gets a second chance at life by being placed into the body of a wealthy white businessman.

Run Time: 1:27

Air Dates

Wed, Apr 3rd - 9:00 PM EDT

Thu, Apr 4th - 12:15 AM EDT

Sun, Apr 14th - 9:35 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 15th - 2:35 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 2:00 PM EDT


Leatherheads

Leatherheads

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2008

Cast: George Clooney, Renée Zellweger, John Krasinski

Director: George Clooney

Synopsis: To keep the league from going under, an enterprising pro football player convinces a college football hero to play for his team.

Run Time: 1:54

Air Dates

Sun, Apr 7th - 11:40 AM EDT

Mon, Apr 8th - 3:50 AM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 13th - 4:00 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 16th - 6:55 AM EDT


A Beautiful Mind

A Beautiful Mind

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2001

Cast: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly

Director: Ron Howard

Synopsis: After a brilliant but asocial mathematician accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn.

Run Time: 2:15

Air Dates

Sun, Apr 7th - 9:00 PM EDT

Mon, Apr 8th - 1:30 AM EDT

Thu, Apr 11th - 4:55 PM EDT

Fri, Apr 12th - 6:00 AM EDT

Wed, Apr 17th - 10:00 AM EDT


Patriot Games

Patriot Games

Rating: R

Year: 1992

Cast: Harrison Ford, Anne Archer, Patrick Bergin

Director: Phillip Noyce

Synopsis: After killing a terrorist during an assassination attempt, ex-CIA agent Jack Ryan is forced to re-join the service in efforts to protect his family from the man who is threatening to avenge his brother's death.

Run Time: 1:56

Air Dates

Tue, Apr 2nd - 5:15 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 3rd - 3:40 AM EDT

Tue, Apr 9th - 10:35 PM EDT

Wed, Apr 10th - 12:25 PM EDT

Sat, Apr 20th - 1:00 AM EDT

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