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August Highlights


 
Indulge in an abundance of men on HDNET MOVIES. All month long, It’s Reigning Men with August birthdays as we celebrate Ben Affleck in BOUNCE, Robert De Niro in TAXI DRIVER, Richard Gere in INTERNAL AFFAIRS, Sean Penn in THE FALCON AND THE SNOWMAN, Patrick Swayze in RED DAWN, and a Robert Redford Birthday Triple. Wesley Snipes delivers an action-packed night with seven of his top hits, including PASSENGER 57, MONEY TRAIN, and MURDER AT 1600. Honor The King on the 40th anniversary of his death by tuning in for THIS IS ELVIS, FRANKIE AND JOHNNY, and more. And enjoy an A-List: Philip Seymour Hoffman triple with DOUBT, THE MASTER, and A MOST WANTED MAN.


Brubaker

Brubaker

Rating: R

Year: 1980

Cast: Robert Redford, Jane Alexander, David Keith

Director: Stuart Rosenberg

Synopsis: The new warden of a prison farm poses as an inmate and tries to reform the prison's corrupt practices.

Run Time: 2:10

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 5:00 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 13th - 11:00 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 14th - 5:15 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 18th - 11:30 PM EDT


The Falcon and the Snowman

The Falcon and the Snowman

Rating: R

Year: 1985

Cast: Timothy Hutton, Sean Penn, Pat Hingle

Director: John Schlesinger

Synopsis: A disenchanted military man and his gruff friend become informants for the Soviet Union.

Run Time: 2:11

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 7:15 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 2nd - 11:20 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 5th - 11:25 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 6th - 11:55 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 11th - 3:05 PM EDT


Taxi Driver

Taxi Driver

Rating: R

Year: 1976

Cast: Robert DeNiro, Cybill Shepherd, Peter Boyle

Director: Martin Scorsese

Synopsis: A psychotic and lonely New York City cab driver descends into violent paranoia when his hatred of street people becomes overwhelming.

Run Time: 1:53

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 9:30 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 2nd - 5:20 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 17th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 18th - 1:00 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 27th - 10:45 PM EDT


Bounce

Bounce

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2000

Cast: Ben Affleck, Gwyneth Paltrow, Natasha Henstridge

Director: Don Roos

Synopsis: A narcissistic advertising exec avoids a fatal plane crash after switching his ticket at the last minute, and in an attempt to seek atonement, he locates the woman he thinks he has left a widow.

Run Time: 1:46

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 11:30 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 15th - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 16th - 12:40 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 19th - 7:10 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 23rd - 6:00 AM EDT


Red Dawn

Red Dawn

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1984

Cast: Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Charlie Sheen

Director: John Milius

Synopsis: The Russian military takes over the United States during World War III. Eight mid-western teenagers hide in the countryside and fight the invaders.

Run Time: 1:53

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 2nd - 1:20 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 2nd - 1:35 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 5th - 7:00 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 6th - 2:10 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 9th - 1:45 PM EDT


Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs

Rating: R

Year: 1990

Cast: Richard Gere, Andy Garcia, Nancy Travis

Director: Mike Figgis

Synopsis: A rookie internal affairs cop becomes obsessed with exposing a corrupt member of the force.

Run Time: 1:55

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 2nd - 3:20 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 7th - 7:45 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 13th - 3:05 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 21st - 9:00 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 31st - 8:50 PM EDT


Boiling Point

Boiling Point

Rating: R

Year: 1993

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Dennis Hopper, Lolita Davidovich

Director: James B. Harris

Synopsis: A U.S. Treasury agent hunts down the sadistic ex-con who killed his partner in a sting operation gone bad.

Run Time: 1:32

Air Dates

Mon, Aug 7th - 5:00 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 8th - 9:50 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 18th - 10:20 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 24th - 12:00 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 27th - 5:55 PM EDT


Money Train

Money Train

Rating: R

Year: 1995

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson, Jennifer Lopez

Director: Joseph Ruben

Synopsis: A pair of step-brothers, Charlie, a screw-up, and John, a hero, work as New York transit cops. When Charlie falls into debt with the wrong people, he hatches a plan to rob a train carrying millions, it is up to John to stop him before it's too late.

Run Time: 1:50

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 7:55 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 7th - 6:40 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 13th - 7:05 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 18th - 3:20 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 23rd - 10:00 PM EDT


New Jack City

New Jack City

Rating: R

Year: 1991

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne

Director: Mario Van Peebles

Synopsis: Snipes is a wealthy drug lord in Harlem, but rebel cops are trying to take away his power.

Run Time: 1:40

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 1:30 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 7th - 8:35 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 18th - 5:15 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 24th - 1:40 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 27th - 9:00 PM EDT


Passenger 57

Passenger 57

Rating: R

Year: 1992

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Bruce Payne, Tom Sizemore

Director: Kevin Hooks

Synopsis: While being transported, a deadly terrorist breaks free and seizes control of an airplane. Now, it is up to sky marshall John Cutter to stop him.

Run Time: 1:23

Air Dates

Mon, Aug 7th - 10:20 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 8th - 5:05 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 11th - 7:30 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 15th - 10:15 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 19th - 9:00 PM EDT


Undisputed

Undisputed

Rating: R

Year: 2002

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Ving Rhames, Peter Falk

Director: Walter Hill

Synopsis: When the world’s heavyweight champion lands in prison on a rape charge, he must face the reigning prison boxing champ in the ultimate showdown.

Run Time: 1:36

Air Dates

Mon, Aug 7th - 11:50 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 15th - 1:45 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 19th - 8:00 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 19th - 3:30 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 24th - 3:25 AM EDT


Murder at 1600

Murder at 1600

Rating: R

Year: 1997

Cast: Diane Lane, Wesley Snipes, Dennis Miller

Director: Dwight Little

Synopsis: A D.C. cop on the 'outside' and a Secret Service agent on the 'inside' team together to investigate a homicide at the White House and the conspiracy that is behind the murder.

Run Time: 1:46

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 3:10 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 8th - 1:30 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 8th - 11:25 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 19th - 1:40 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 23rd - 8:10 PM EDT


One Night Stand

One Night Stand

Rating: R

Year: 1997

Cast: Wesley Snipes, Nastassja Kinski, Kyle MacLachlan

Director: Mike Figgis

Synopsis: After a married man surrenders to one night of lust, he is forced to confront the emotional consequences of his actions in this emotional, probing drama.

Run Time: 1:42

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 8th - 3:20 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 13th - 3:50 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 23rd - 5:00 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 27th - 2:25 AM EDT


A Most Wanted Man

A Most Wanted Man

Rating: R

Year: 2014

Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright, Rachel McAdams

Director: Anton Corbijn

Synopsis: A German intelligence agent must quickly figure out whether a half-Chechen, half-Russian Muslim man who appeared in Hamburg is a refugee or a terrorist hell-bent on destruction.

Run Time: 2:02

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 10th - 6:50 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 11th - 3:00 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 15th - 11:40 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 21st - 6:50 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 22nd - 2:40 AM EDT


Doubt

Doubt

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2008

Cast: Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams

Director: John Patrick Shanley

Synopsis: The strict and fear-inspiring principal at a church school despises the popular parish priest, and after uncovering what she believes to be disturbing facts about him, she begins a crusade to expunge him from the school.

Run Time: 1:44

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 10th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 11th - 1:10 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 15th - 5:30 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 22nd - 12:50 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 26th - 5:40 PM EDT


The Master

The Master

Rating: R

Year: 2012

Cast: Philip Seymou Hoffman, Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Synopsis: The journey of a Naval veteran who arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader.

Run Time: 2:17

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 2nd - 9:00 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 3rd - 3:20 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 6th - 1:40 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 8th - 5:05 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 10th - 10:50 PM EDT


Frankie and Johnny

Frankie and Johnny

Rating: Not Rated

Year: 1966

Cast: Elvis Presley, Donna Douglas, Harry Morgan

Director: Frederick de Cordova

Synopsis: Elvis Presley stars as a riverboat entertainer who loses both his money and his girlfriend by spending too much time in the casino.

Run Time: 1:28

Air Dates

Tue, Aug 1st - 12:00 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 2nd - 7:35 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 7th - 9:45 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 8th - 6:35 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 16th - 7:00 PM EDT


Paradise, Hawaiian Style

Paradise, Hawaiian Style

Rating: Not Rated

Year: 1966

Cast: Elvis Presley, Suzanna Leigh, James Shigeta

Director: Michael D. Moore

Synopsis: Elvis Presley stars as an airline pilot who goes into the helicopter charter business with his friend, and risks losing it all after being grounded for recklessness.

Run Time: 1:31

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 4th - 11:15 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 11th - 7:25 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 16th - 8:30 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 17th - 5:10 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 22nd - 6:40 AM EDT


Elvis: That's the Way it Is

Elvis: That's the Way it Is

Rating: PG

Year: 1970

Cast: Elvis Presley, James Burton, Richard Davis

Director: Denis Sanders

Synopsis: Backstage documentary of singer Elvis Presley preparing for an opening-night performance in Las Vegas.

Run Time: 1:34

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 3rd - 6:15 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 16th - 10:05 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 31st - 8:50 AM EDT


Clambake

Clambake

Rating: Not Rated

Year: 1967

Cast: Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares, Will Hutchins

Director: Arthur H. Nadel

Synopsis: Elvis Presley rocks as a lovelorn million-heir in this sizzling comedy that includes Shelley Fabares and Bill Bixby and features eight new songs and bikinis galore.

Run Time: 1:45

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 2nd - 5:20 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 3rd - 7:55 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 7th - 1:15 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 8th - 8:05 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 11th - 9:20 AM EDT


Elvis On Tour

Elvis On Tour

Rating: G

Year: 1972

Cast: Elvis Presley, James Burton

Director: Robert Abel, Pierre Adidge

Synopsis: Winner of the Golden Globe for Best Documentary Film, the relationship between Presley, those closest to him, and his devoted concert fans, is revealed.

Run Time: 1:40

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 4th - 6:00 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 17th - 1:35 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 26th - 7:20 AM EDT


This Is Elvis

This Is Elvis

Rating: PG

Year: 1981

Cast: Elvis Presley, Sammy Davis Jr., Cary Grant

Director: Malcolm Leo

Synopsis: This definitive biography of the legendary hero combines documentary footage with sequences of actors playing Presley at various stages of his life.

Run Time: 1:41

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 16th - 8:30 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 17th - 3:20 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 22nd - 8:15 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 31st - 12:05 PM EDT


The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

Rating: PG

Year: 1974

Cast: Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Bruce Dern

Director: Jack Clayton

Synopsis: Film adaptation of the classic novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald about a self-made millionaire who gets pulled into a life of shallow desires, obsession, and tragedy when he attempts to win the love of a married woman. Screenplay written by Francis Ford Coppola.

Run Time: 2:23

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 4th - 12:50 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 5th - 6:00 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 13th - 12:35 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 18th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 19th - 5:30 AM EDT


Little Fauss and Big Halsy

Little Fauss and Big Halsy

Rating: R

Year: 1970

Cast: Robert Redford, Michael J. Pollard, Lauren Hutton

Director: Sidney J. Furie

Synopsis: Two motorcycle racers team up - one reckless and dishonest, the other a timid doormat. As they race around the Southwest, loose women, family trouble, and the threat of the draft complicate their already turbulent lives.

Run Time: 1:39

Air Dates

Sat, Aug 5th - 3:00 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 6th - 8:00 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 14th - 1:25 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 19th - 1:45 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 28th - 11:15 PM EDT


Innocent Blood

Innocent Blood

Rating: R

Year: 1992

Cast: Anthony LaPaglia, Robert Loggia, Anne Parillaud

Director: John Landis

Synopsis: A beautiful vampire who only bites bad guys and an undercover cop work together to keep Pittsburgh from becoming the Transylvania of the 21st century.

Run Time: 1:52

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 3rd - 10:40 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 4th - 4:00 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 7th - 3:05 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 25th - 7:00 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 26th - 3:50 AM EDT


Twilight Zone: The Movie

Twilight Zone: The Movie

Rating: PG

Year: 1983

Cast: Dan Aykroyd, Albert Brooks, John Lithgow

Director: John Lanis

Synopsis: Four horror/sci-fi stories anthologized by four directors, based on the classic Twilight Zone scripts from the Rod Serling's landmark television series

Run Time: 1:41

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 4th - 12:35 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 9th - 6:00 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 9th - 12:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 25th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 26th - 12:25 AM EDT


An American Werewolf in London

An American Werewolf in London

Rating: R

Year: 1981

Cast: David Naughton, Griffin Dunne, David Schofield

Director: John Landis

Synopsis: Two American college students are attacked by a werewolf while traveling through Britain. Only one survives, but soon learns he is becoming a werewolf himself.

Run Time: 1:37

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 3rd - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 4th - 2:20 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 9th - 5:20 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 10th - 6:40 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 25th - 10:45 PM EDT

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