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May Highlights


 
This May on HDNET MOVIES, get ready for Karate Kicks, Cop Comedies, and Clint Classics to keep you entertained all month long. Begin the month with a Karate Kid triple featuring the three original KARATE KID films starring Ralph Macchio as Daniel and Pat Morita as the wise Mr. Miyagi. A few days later, be sure to tune in for a POLICE ACADEMY marathon with host, Michael Winslow, introducing all seven movies and sharing some very special commentary. And later in the month, celebrate cultural icon Clint Eastwood with a three-day run of his films in prime time leading up to a full-day marathon of nothing but Clint films on May 31st, his 87th birthday. Plus, be sure to catch all the hot premieres this month like ENOUGH SAID, SHAME, BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE, BROKEN CITY, and many more.


Police Academy

Police Academy

Rating: R

Year: 1984

Cast: Steve Guttenberg, Kim Cattrall, G. W. Bailey

Director: Hugh Wilson

Synopsis: In an effort to recruit more police officers, the city police academy is forced to drop all of the prerequisites and enroll a group of misfits.

Run Time: 1:36

Air Dates

Sun, May 7th - 8:00 AM EDT

Sun, May 7th - 7:00 PM EDT

Thu, May 11th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, May 12th - 1:05 AM EDT

Wed, May 17th - 9:00 PM EDT


Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment

Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1985

Cast: Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, Michael Winslow

Director: Jerry Paris

Synopsis: A new gang is in town, and it is up to the wacky police academy team to take back control of the streets.

Run Time: 1:27

Air Dates

Sun, May 7th - 9:45 AM EDT

Sun, May 7th - 8:45 PM EDT

Wed, May 10th - 2:05 PM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 9:45 AM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 8:45 PM EDT


Police Academy 3: Back in Training

Police Academy 3: Back in Training

Rating: PG

Year: 1986

Cast: Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, David Graf

Director: Jerry Paris

Synopsis: Clumsy cops discover their alma mater is making cutbacks because of a budget crunch and must compete with a rival academy to see which school survives.

Run Time: 1:23

Air Dates

Sun, May 7th - 11:20 AM EDT

Sun, May 7th - 10:15 PM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 11:20 AM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 10:15 PM EDT

Tue, May 23rd - 11:15 AM EDT


Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol

Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol

Rating: PG

Year: 1987

Cast: Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, Michael Winslow

Director: Jim Drake

Synopsis: A group of misfit cops is given the task of training a group of civilian volunteers to take on the rampant street crime.

Run Time: 1:27

Air Dates

Sun, May 7th - 12:50 PM EDT

Sun, May 7th - 11:45 PM EDT

Thu, May 11th - 9:35 AM EDT

Fri, May 12th - 7:05 AM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 12:50 PM EDT


Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach

Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach

Rating: PG

Year: 1988

Cast: Bubba Smith, David Graf, Michael Winslow

Director: Alan Myerson

Synopsis: While in Miami to receive Policeman of the Year honors, Captain Lassard and his men cross paths with a jewel thief.

Run Time: 1:29

Air Dates

Sun, May 7th - 2:25 PM EDT

Mon, May 8th - 1:20 AM EDT

Tue, May 16th - 5:35 AM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 2:25 PM EDT

Sun, May 21st - 1:20 AM EDT


Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

Rating: PG

Year: 1989

Cast: Michael Winslow, Bubba Smith, David Graf

Director: Peter Bonerz

Synopsis: The team of comically incompetent graduates must tackle a crime ring that is infiltrating their city, and a possible spy lurking within the precinct walls.

Run Time: 1:27

Air Dates

Sun, May 7th - 4:00 PM EDT

Mon, May 8th - 2:55 AM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 4:00 PM EDT

Sun, May 21st - 2:55 AM EDT

Tue, May 30th - 7:45 AM EDT


Police Academy: Mission to Moscow

Police Academy: Mission to Moscow

Rating: PG

Year: 1994

Cast: Michael Winslow, George Gaynes, David Graf

Director: Alan Metter

Synopsis: The bumbling team of Police Academy graduates head to Russia to stop an evil crime boss from laundering money.

Run Time: 1:23

Air Dates

Sun, May 7th - 5:30 PM EDT

Mon, May 8th - 4:30 AM EDT

Sat, May 20th - 5:30 PM EDT

Sun, May 21st - 4:30 AM EDT

Tue, May 30th - 9:15 AM 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

Wed, May 3rd - 6:50 PM EDT

Thu, May 4th - 1:00 AM EDT

Thu, May 4th - 7:05 AM EDT

Sun, May 14th - 11:00 AM EDT

Sun, May 14th - 9:00 PM 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

Wed, May 3rd - 9:00 PM EDT

Thu, May 4th - 3:10 AM EDT

Sun, May 14th - 1:15 PM EDT

Thu, May 18th - 1:05 PM EDT

Mon, May 22nd - 11:10 PM 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

Wed, May 3rd - 11:00 PM EDT

Thu, May 4th - 5:10 AM EDT

Sun, May 14th - 3:15 PM EDT

Thu, May 18th - 3:05 PM EDT

Tue, May 23rd - 1:10 AM EDT


Mulholland Drive

Mulholland Drive

Rating: R

Year: 2001

Cast: Naomi Watts, Jeanne Bates, Robert Forster

Director: David Lynch

Synopsis: An aspiring actress meets a woman with amnesia in Los Angeles, and the two embark on a surreal and twisted journey together.

Run Time: 2:27

Air Dates

Fri, May 12th - 9:00 PM EDT

Sat, May 13th - 3:25 AM EDT

Tue, May 16th - 3:05 AM EDT

Tue, May 23rd - 9:00 PM EDT

Wed, May 24th - 3:30 AM EDT


Blue Velvet

Blue Velvet

Rating: R

Year: 1986

Cast: Isabella Rossellini, Kyle MacLachlan, Dennis Hopper

Director: David Lynch

Synopsis: A college kid happens upon the secret and disturbing underbelly of his quiet neighborhood.

Run Time: 2:01

Air Dates

Fri, May 5th - 3:20 AM EDT

Tue, May 9th - 1:00 AM EDT

Fri, May 12th - 11:35 PM EDT

Thu, May 18th - 12:30 AM EDT

Tue, May 23rd - 11:30 PM EDT


Firefox

Firefox

Rating: PG

Year: 1982

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Freddie Jones, David Huffman

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: A retired U.S. pilot is sent on a covert mission to the Soviet Union to steal a top-secret supersonic warplane and fly it out of the country.

Run Time: 2:17

Air Dates

Fri, May 19th - 3:25 AM EDT

Tue, May 23rd - 2:45 PM EDT

Wed, May 24th - 6:40 AM EDT

Mon, May 29th - 7:00 PM EDT

Wed, May 31st - 2:40 PM EDT


Absolute Power

Absolute Power

Rating: R

Year: 1997

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Ed Harris

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: A career criminal is framed for a murder committed by the President of the United States and he must decide whether to run, or stay and fight the conspiracy.

Run Time: 2:00

Air Dates

Mon, May 8th - 9:00 PM EDT

Tue, May 9th - 12:50 PM EDT

Sun, May 21st - 9:00 PM EDT

Mon, May 29th - 11:10 AM EDT

Mon, May 29th - 9:20 PM EDT


The Gauntlet

The Gauntlet

Rating: R

Year: 1977

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Pat Hingle

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: Clint Eastwood directs and stars in the story of a low level cop assigned to transport a prostitute from Las Vegas to Phoenix, in order for her to testify against a powerful mob boss.

Run Time: 1:49

Air Dates

Wed, May 3rd - 4:55 PM EDT

Thu, May 4th - 12:55 PM EDT

Mon, May 8th - 5:05 PM EDT

Tue, May 9th - 10:55 AM EDT

Sun, May 21st - 11:05 PM EDT


Paint Your Wagon

Paint Your Wagon

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1969

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Lee Marvin, Jean Seberg

Director: Joshua Logan

Synopsis: This comical musical features a unique partnership between a farmer and a prospector during the California gold rush.

Run Time: 2:38

Air Dates

Mon, May 1st - 8:15 AM EDT

Tue, May 2nd - 5:15 AM EDT

Sat, May 13th - 3:55 PM EDT

Sun, May 14th - 8:20 AM EDT

Thu, May 18th - 6:20 AM EDT


Blood Work

Blood Work

Rating: R

Year: 2002

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Jeff Daniels, Anjelica Huston

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: Retired FBI director Terry McCaleb is hired to investigate the murder of the woman whose heart he received in a transplant, and he suspects the killer to be someone he has been trailing for year.

Run Time: 1:50

Air Dates

Thu, May 4th - 4:50 PM EDT

Fri, May 5th - 10:50 AM EDT

Mon, May 15th - 7:05 PM EDT

Wed, May 24th - 11:05 PM EDT

Sun, May 28th - 10:05 AM EDT


City Heat

City Heat

Rating: PG

Year: 1984

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Burt Reynolds, Jane Alexander

Director: Richard Benjamin

Synopsis: A hard-nosed cop and a wisecracking private eye team up to track down some mobsters.

Run Time: 1:37

Air Dates

Sat, May 6th - 5:35 AM EDT

Sat, May 6th - 3:10 PM EDT

Mon, May 29th - 1:35 AM EDT

Tue, May 30th - 8:55 PM EDT


A Perfect World

A Perfect World

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1993

Cast: Kevin Costner, Clint Eastwood, Laura Dern

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: A kidnapped boy forges a bond with his captor while on the run from a veteran Texas Ranger.

Run Time: 2:18

Air Dates

Mon, May 1st - 2:55 PM EDT

Tue, May 2nd - 9:30 AM EDT

Tue, May 9th - 6:40 PM EDT

Wed, May 10th - 1:25 AM EDT

Wed, May 17th - 6:00 AM EDT


Honkytonk Man

Honkytonk Man

Rating: PG

Year: 1982

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Kyle Eastwood, John McIntire

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: A country singer stricken with tuberculosis sets out for Nashville, taking his nephew along, to perform at the Grand Ole Opry.

Run Time: 2:02

Air Dates

Fri, May 12th - 8:35 AM EDT

Fri, May 19th - 3:10 PM EDT

Thu, May 25th - 12:50 PM EDT

Wed, May 31st - 12:55 AM EDT


Tightrope

Tightrope

Rating: R

Year: 1984

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Genevieve Bujold, Dan Hedaya

Director: Richard Tuggle

Synopsis: A divorced and lonely cop on pursuit of a serial killer finds himself similarly attracted to the dark side of the New Orleans red light district.

Run Time: 1:54

Air Dates

Sat, May 6th - 9:20 AM EDT

Sun, May 7th - 6:00 AM EDT

Thu, May 11th - 1:20 PM EDT

Sun, May 14th - 5:10 PM EDT

Mon, May 15th - 1:25 AM EDT


Space Cowboys

Space Cowboys

Rating: PG-13

Year: 2000

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: When a Russian satellite is about to crash into Earth's atmosphere, NASA requests the technology of a retired engineer. The engineer however, will only head the mission with his equally old teammates at his side.

Run Time: 2:10

Air Dates

Thu, May 4th - 6:45 PM EDT

Fri, May 5th - 2:45 PM EDT

Tue, May 16th - 6:45 PM EDT

Thu, May 18th - 5:05 PM EDT

Sun, May 28th - 9:00 PM EDT


The Bridges of Madison County

The Bridges of Madison County

Rating: PG-13

Year: 1995

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Meryl Streep, Annie Corley

Director: Clint Eastwood

Synopsis: A story about the desire for passion and true love told through a few days in the life of a dedicated wife and mother, who meets and has an affair with an enchanting stranger.

Run Time: 2:14

Air Dates

Sat, May 13th - 6:40 PM EDT

Sun, May 14th - 6:00 AM EDT

Thu, May 18th - 9:00 PM EDT

Fri, May 19th - 1:05 AM EDT

Mon, May 22nd - 4:50 PM EDT


Any Which Way You Can

Any Which Way You Can

Rating: PG

Year: 1980

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis

Director: Buddy Van Horn

Synopsis: Philo Beddos and his buddy Clyde return in the sequel to Every Which Way But Loose. This time, Philo is tempted by big money to take part in a big bout.

Run Time: 1:55

Air Dates

Mon, May 1st - 7:00 PM EDT

Tue, May 16th - 4:45 PM EDT

Tue, May 16th - 11:15 PM EDT

Sun, May 28th - 7:00 PM EDT

Mon, May 29th - 5:30 AM EDT

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