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August Highlights


 

The summer hits just keep on coming this August on HDNET MOVIES! Check out these awesome network PREMIERES of WHITE NOISE, WHITE NOISE 2: THE LIGHT, HACHI: A DOG’S TALE, MY BEST FRIEND’S GIRL, MAMMA MIA!, VAMPIRE IN BROOKLYN, THE QUEST, THE THING CALLED LOVE, KING OF NEW YORK, I AM WRATH, USS INDIANAPOLIS: MEN OF COURAGE, and AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY.

Don’t miss Summer of Westerns with Wes Studi featuring GUN FURY, TWO RODE TOGETHER, BUCHANAN RIDES ALONE, UNFORGIVEN, and MACKENNA’S GOLD. A celebration of Burt Reynolds including NAVAJO JOE, FUZZ, GATOR, MALONE, WHITE LIGHTNING, SEMI-TOUGH, THE END, and STRIPTEASE. A night of George Clooney featuring UP IN THE AIR, THE MEN WHO STARE AT GOATS, and CONFESSIONS OF A DANGEROUS MIND. Things are getting scary around here with Possessed and Poltergeists featuring AN AMERICAN HAUNTING, THE HAUNTING IN CONNECTICUT, HAUNTING IN CONNECTICUT 2: GHOST OF GEORGIA, THE EXORCISM OF EMILY ROSE THE EXORCIST III, THE LAST EXORCISM, and THE AMITYVILLE HORROR (1979).


My Best Friend's Girl

My Best Friend's Girl

Rating: R

Year: 2008

Cast: Kate Hudson, Dane Cook, Jason Biggs

Director: Howard Deutch

Synopsis: A friend asks his best friend to take his ex-girlfriend out on a lousy date to make her realize how great he was.

Run Time: 1:40

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 1st - 9:00 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 8th - 11:30 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 13th - 10:55 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 19th - 9:40 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 23rd - 7:15 PM EDT


Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia!

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2008

Cast: Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan

Director: Phyllida Lloyd

Synopsis: A bride-to-be is trying to find her real father in time for her wedding.

Run Time: 1:48

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 1st - 10:45 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 2nd - 11:30 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 6th - 3:25 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 7th - 7:50 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 24th - 9:00 PM EDT


Vampire in Brooklyn

Vampire in Brooklyn

Rating: R

Year: 1995

Cast: Eddie Murphy, Angela Bassett, Allen Payne

Director: Wes Craven

Synopsis: A vampire lands in Brooklyn looking for a half-human half-vampire woman.

Run Time: 1:41

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 2nd - 7:15 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 3rd - 4:15 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 10th - 1:45 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 11th - 1:55 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 15th - 9:00 PM EDT


White Noise

White Noise

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2005

Cast: Michael Keaton, Deborah Kara Unger, Ian McNeice

Director: Geoffrey Sax

Synopsis: An architect desires to speak with his wife from beyond the grave.

Run Time: 1:37

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 2nd - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 3rd - 12:30 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 12th - 3:55 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 13th - 11:40 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 24th - 12:45 AM EDT


White Noise 2: The Light

White Noise 2: The Light

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2007

Cast: Nathan Fillion, Katee Sackhoff, Craig Fairbrass

Director: Patrick Lussier

Synopsis: A man attempts suicide only to survive and discover that he can identify people who are about to die.

Run Time: 1:39

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 2nd - 10:45 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 3rd - 2:15 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 12th - 5:40 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 13th - 2:35 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 24th - 2:30 AM EDT


Malone

Malone

Rating: R

Year: 1987

Cast: Burt Reynolds, Cliff Robertson, Kenneth McMillan

Director: Harley Cokeliss

Synopsis: An ex-CIA agent is looking to leave his past behind and start a new life in the Pacific Northwest.

Run Time: 1:32

Air Dates

Sat, Aug 3rd - 12:05 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 4th - 4:20 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 12th - 1:25 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 15th - 8:25 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 19th - 10:30 PM EDT


Semi-Tough

Semi-Tough

Rating: R

Year: 1977

Cast: Burt Reynolds, Kris Kristofferson, Jill Clayburgh

Director: Michael Ritchie

Synopsis: The friendship between two friends becomes compromised when they both fall in love with the same woman.

Run Time: 1:47

Air Dates

Sat, Aug 3rd - 3:25 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 11th - 9:45 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 21st - 5:30 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 26th - 1:55 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 30th - 11:55 AM EDT


Gator

Gator

Rating: PG

Year: 1976

Cast: Burt Reynolds, Jack Weston, Lauren Hutton

Director: Burt Reynolds

Synopsis: In this sequel to White Lightning, Federal agents coerce Gator, who just got out of prison, into helping them nab a corrupt politician.

Run Time: 1:56

Air Dates

Sat, Aug 3rd - 9:40 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 3rd - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 7th - 1:35 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 16th - 10:45 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 25th - 3:30 PM EDT


White Lightning

White Lightning

Rating: PG

Year: 1973

Cast: Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty, Diane Ladd

Director: Joseph Sargent

Synopsis: Gator, a known con man, agrees to help Federal agents in an attempt to expose a corrupt sheriff who is responsible for his little brother’s death.

Run Time: 1:41

Air Dates

Sat, Aug 3rd - 1:40 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 3rd - 11:00 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 6th - 6:40 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 11th - 5:50 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 15th - 11:20 AM EDT


Gun Fury

Gun Fury

Rating: Not Rated

Year: 1953

Cast: Rock Hudson, Donna Reed, Philip Carey

Director: Raoul Walsh

Synopsis: A newly married woman is kidnapped by a gang of thieves, and it is up to her gunslinger husband to get her back.

Run Time: 1:22

Air Dates

Sun, Aug 4th - 7:30 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 8th - 8:00 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 14th - 11:50 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 15th - 6:55 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 20th - 1:15 PM EDT


Two Rode Together

Two Rode Together

Rating: NR

Year: 1961

Cast: James Stewart, Richard Widmark, Shirley Jones

Director: John Ford

Synopsis: The United States Army asks a corrupt marshal to help negotiate the return of two Comanche prisoners, who have trouble re-integrating into white society after their release .

Run Time: 1:49

Air Dates

Sun, Aug 4th - 9:00 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 5th - 8:05 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 14th - 7:40 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 22nd - 7:05 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 23rd - 10:50 AM EDT


Buchanan Rides Alone

Buchanan Rides Alone

Rating: Not Rated

Year: 1958

Cast: Randolph Scott, Craig Stevens, Barry Kelley

Director: Budd Boetticher

Synopsis: A man headed home stops in the town of Agry, where he is robbed and framed for murder. Once free from prison, he sets out to get revenge on the family that put him there.

Run Time: 1:19

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 2nd - 4:05 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 4th - 10:55 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 5th - 2:40 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 15th - 10:00 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 16th - 4:25 AM EDT


King of New York

King of New York

Rating: R

Year: 1990

Cast: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne

Director: Abel Ferrara

Synopsis: After being released from prison, a drug kingpin seeks to take control of the criminal underground.

Run Time: 1:43

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 8th - 9:00 PM EDT

Tue, Aug 13th - 1:25 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 18th - 10:45 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 24th - 9:10 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 31st - 11:00 AM EDT


Up In The Air

Up In The Air

Rating: R

Year: 2009

Cast: George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick

Director: Jason Reitman

Synopsis: Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert whose cherished life on the road is threatened just as he is on the cusp of reaching ten million frequent flyer miles and just after he's met the frequent-traveler woman of his dreams.

Run Time: 1:49

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 1st - 5:25 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 2nd - 12:35 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 7:05 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 10th - 8:00 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 14th - 11:15 PM EDT


The Men Who Stare at Goats

The Men Who Stare at Goats

Rating: R

Year: 2010

Cast: Ewan McGregor, George Clooney, Jeff Bridges

Director: Grant Heslov

Synopsis: A reporter in Iraq thinks he has the story of a lifetime when he meets a man who claims to be a former member of the U.S. Army's New Earth Army, a unit that employs paranormal powers on missions.

Run Time: 1:33

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 7th - 4:25 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 14th - 5:05 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 17th - 6:25 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 20th - 9:35 AM EDT


Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Rating: R

Year: 2002

Cast: Sam Rockwell, Drew Barrymore, George Clooney

Director: George Clooney

Synopsis: The "unauthorized autobiography" of former Gong Show host (and CIA agent) Chuck Barris.

Run Time: 1:53

Air Dates

Sun, Aug 4th - 11:25 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 10:40 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 15th - 3:20 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 16th - 2:25 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 23rd - 8:50 AM EDT


I am Wrath

I am Wrath

Rating: R

Year: 2016

Cast: John Travolta, Christopher Meloni, Amanda Schull

Director: Chuck Russell

Synopsis: A man is out for justice after the police are unable to catch his wife's killer.

Run Time: 1:30

Air Dates

Sat, Aug 10th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 16th - 12:25 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 18th - 11:20 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 22nd - 5:30 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 26th - 3:45 PM EDT


Unforgiven

Unforgiven

Rating: R

Year: 1992

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: Clint Eastwood directs and stars in the Academy Award winning story of an old gunslinger who comes out of retirement in need of a cash reward offered for revenge.

Run Time: 2:10

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 1st - 1:40 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 2nd - 9:15 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 6th - 12:30 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 6th - 1:10 PM EDT

Sun, Aug 11th - 9:00 PM EDT


Mackenna's Gold

Mackenna's Gold

Rating: Not Rated

Year: 1969

Cast: Gregory Peck, Omar Sharif, Telly Savalas

Director: J. Lee Thompson

Synopsis: Western adventure epic about the search for a legendary canyon filled with gold.

Run Time: 2:08

Air Dates

Sun, Aug 11th - 11:15 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 12th - 7:45 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 20th - 2:45 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 21st - 7:20 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 27th - 9:55 AM 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: 1:27

Air Dates

Sun, Aug 4th - 8:20 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 11:55 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 13th - 1:05 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 16th - 7:30 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 19th - 4:30 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: 1:39

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 7th - 6:05 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 11th - 3:10 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 16th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 17th - 4:40 AM EDT

Thu, Aug 22nd - 1:30 PM EDT


Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia

Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia

Rating: R

Year: 2013

Cast: Abigail Spencer, Chad Michael Murray, Katee Sackhoff

Director: Tom Elkins

Synopsis: A family living in a historic Georgia home learn that they are not the home's only inhabitants.

Run Time: 1:40

Air Dates

Mon, Aug 5th - 10:45 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 15th - 1:10 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 17th - 7:15 PM EDT

Thu, Aug 22nd - 4:15 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 30th - 4:30 AM EDT


The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2005

Cast: Laura Linney, Tom Wilkinson, Cambell Scott

Director: Scott Derrickson

Synopsis: A priest is blamed for the death of a young girl after he performs an exorcism on her but he has horrifying evidence to prove his innocence that not even his lawyer can stand to believe.

Run Time: 2:01

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 8th - 3:05 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 3:00 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 17th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 23rd - 4:30 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 28th - 9:00 PM EDT


Exorcist III: The Legion

Exorcist III: The Legion

Rating: R

Year: 1990

Cast: George C. Scott, Ed Flanders, Brad Dourif

Director: William Peter Blatty

Synopsis: The trademark signs of an executed serial killer make their way through the city. Can a group of priests stop him?

Run Time: 1:49

Air Dates

Wed, Aug 7th - 12:25 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 12th - 5:30 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 17th - 11:05 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 23rd - 12:35 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 27th - 3:40 PM EDT


The Last Exorcism

The Last Exorcism

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2010

Cast: Patrick Fabian, Ashley Bell, Iris Bahr

Director: Daniel Stamm

Synopsis: A minister agrees to let his last exorcism be filmed by a documentary crew.

Run Time: 1:27

Air Dates

Mon, Aug 5th - 12:15 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 5th - 4:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 10:25 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 10th - 4:15 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 18th - 1:00 AM EDT


The Amityville Horror (1979)

The Amityville Horror (1979)

Rating: R

Year: 1979

Cast: James Brolin, Margot Kidder, Rod Steiger

Director: Stuart Rosenberg

Synopsis: The Lutz family moves into the house of their dreams, only to find it not quite as homely as it seemed. Once the site of a gruesome mass murder, the house turns on the family, sucking them into a supernatural nightmare.

Run Time: 1:58

Air Dates

Fri, Aug 2nd - 5:10 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 1:00 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 13th - 9:35 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 18th - 2:30 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 31st - 4:10 AM EDT


USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

Rating: R

Year: 2016

Cast: Nicolas Cage, Tom Sizemore, Thomas Jane

Director: Mario Van Peebles

Synopsis: An American Navy ship is sunk by a Japanese submarine leaving over 800 crewman stranded in shark infested waters.

Run Time: 2:10

Air Dates

Sun, Aug 25th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 31st - 5:15 PM EDT


August: Osage County

August: Osage County

Rating: R

Year: 2013

Cast: Meryl Streep, Dermot Mulroney, Julia Roberts

Director: John Wells

Synopsis: The lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family who come back together in the Oklahoma house they grew up in.

Run Time: 2:00

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 29th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 30th - 1:45 PM EDT


Hachi: A Dog's Tale

Hachi: A Dog's Tale

Rating: G

Year: 2009

Cast: Richard Gere, Joan Allen, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Director: Lasse Hallstrom

Synopsis: A professor bonds with an abandoned dog that he has taken home.

Run Time: 1:33

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 1st - 7:40 AM EDT

Tue, Aug 13th - 5:15 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 17th - 10:10 AM EDT

Fri, Aug 23rd - 4:05 PM EDT

Sat, Aug 31st - 7:40 AM EDT


Primal Fear

Primal Fear

Rating: R

Year: 1996

Cast: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, John Mahoney

Director: Gregory Hoblit

Synopsis: Arrogant, brilliant and successful, criminal defense attorney Martin Vail loves a good fight and the media spotlight, both of which he knowingly invites when he volunteers to represent a penniless, bewildered young man accused of murder.

Run Time: 2:10

Air Dates

Thu, Aug 8th - 10:45 PM EDT

Fri, Aug 9th - 4:50 PM EDT

Wed, Aug 14th - 12:40 AM EDT

Wed, Aug 14th - 9:35 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 18th - 6:45 PM EDT


American Gigolo

American Gigolo

Rating: R

Year: 1980

Cast: Richard Gere, Lauren Hutton, Hector Elizondo

Director: Paul Schrader

Synopsis: A Beverly Hills male escort is framed for murder after becoming involved with a California State Senator's wife.

Run Time: 1:56

Air Dates

Sun, Aug 4th - 3:15 PM EDT

Mon, Aug 5th - 1:45 AM EDT

Sun, Aug 11th - 11:35 AM EDT

Mon, Aug 12th - 3:30 AM EDT

Sat, Aug 17th - 12:45 AM EDT

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