Movies on TV: Week of April 18
April 17, 2013 at 10 p.m.
American Pie (1999) Jason Biggs. Teens agonize over losing their virginity. (2:00) USA Sun. 4 p.m., 10 p.m.
Appaloosa (2008) Ed Harris. Two lawmen contend with a malevolent rancher. (2:30) AMC Mon. 4:30 p.m.
Attack! (1956) Jack Palance. Cowardly captain dooms Battle of the Bulge platoon. (2:00) TCM Mon. 2 p.m.
Batman Begins (2005) Christian Bale. Bruce Wayne becomes Gotham City's Dark Knight. (3:00) FAM Wed. 7 p.m.
Beau Brummel (1924) John Barrymore. Silent. Rise and fall of arrogant London dandy. (2:15) TCM Sun. 11 p.m.
The Birdcage (1996) Robin Williams. A son's engagement throws a kink into a gay couple's life. (2:00) CINE Tue. 12 p.m.
Blackboard Jungle (1955) Glenn Ford. A lone teacher fights a juvenile delinquent and his trade-school gang. (DVS) (1:45) TCM Fri. 12:30 p.m.
Carousel (1956) Gordon MacRae. A carny dies during a robbery to provide for his family. (2:15) TCM Thu. 7 p.m.
Catch Me if You Can (2002) Leonardo DiCaprio. A teenage scam artist poses as a pilot, surgeon and lawyer. (DVS) (3:00) TNT Sun. 3 p.m.
The Central Park Five (2012) Five teenagers are wrongfully convicted of raping a woman. (DVS) (2:00) KERA Mon. 10 p.m.
Damage (2009) Steve Austin. An ex-convict turns to underground fighting to save a girl's life. (2:35) SPIKE Thu. 9 p.m.
The Dark Knight (2008) Christian Bale. Batman battles a vicious criminal known as the Joker. (DVS) (3:15) TNT Fri. 7 p.m.
The Devil's Own (1997) Harrison Ford. A New York cop unknowingly shelters an Irish terrorist. (2:31) AMC Wed. 7 p.m.
Enchanted (2007) Amy Adams. Live action/animated. A princess from a fairy-tale world lands in the Big Apple. (2:30) FAM Sat. 4:30 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m.
The Entertainer (1960) Laurence Olivier. A third-rate vaudevillian performs at his friends' expense. (2:00) TCM Wed. 7 p.m.
Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998) Drew Barrymore. A courageous scullery maid wins the heart of a prince. (2:30) HALL Sun. 9:30 a.m., 8 p.m.
Fargo (1996) Frances McDormand. An overextended salesman hires goons to kidnap his wife. (1:58) AMC Mon. 11:32 p.m.
Father of the Bride (1950) Spencer Tracy. A family agonizes over a bride-to-be's immense wedding. (DVS) (1:45) TCM Sun. 8:30 p.m.
A Few Good Men (1992) Tom Cruise. A Navy lawyer defends two Marines in a comrade's death. (3:00) AMC Sat. 10:30 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m.
Gandhi (1982) Ben Kingsley. A portrait of the man who led India to independence. (3:15) TCM Wed. 3:45 p.m.
Hairspray (2007) John Travolta. A Baltimore girl becomes an overnight celebrity. (2:30) FAM Sat. 2 p.m., Sun. 9:30 a.m.
Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941) Robert Montgomery. Celestial powers give a dead boxer a second shot at life. (1:45) TCM Thu. 9:15 p.m.
His Girl Friday (1940) Cary Grant. Comedy erupts in this reworking of "The Front Page." (2:00) TCM Fri. 7 p.m.
Identity (2003) John Cusack. A killer terrorizes people stranded at a remote hotel. (2:00) AMC Tue. 12:30 p.m.
Independence Day (1996) Will Smith. Earthlings vs. evil aliens in 15-mile-wide ships. (3:10) SPIKE Wed. 7 p.m.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) Harrison Ford. Indy's hunt for his missing father leads to the Holy Grail. (3:02) SPIKE Sun. 7 p.m., Mon. 6 p.m.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) Harrison Ford. Jones, a singer and an orphan look for missing stones. (2:45) SPIKE Sat. 9:45 p.m., Sun. 4:05 p.m.
The Last King of Scotland (2006) Forest Whitaker. The doctor of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin sees atrocities. (2:00) KFXK Sun. 4 p.m.
The Last Samurai (2003) Tom Cruise. A Westerner learns the ways of the samurai in the 1870s. (3:30) AMC Sat. 7 p.m.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962) Peter O'Toole. A controversial British officer unites Arab tribes against the Turks. (4:00) TCM Tue. 10:30 p.m.
Leave Her to Heaven (1945) Gene Tierney. A jealous woman adopts a murderous way to seek attention. (2:15) TCM Mon. 9 p.m.
The Left Hand of God (1955) Humphrey Bogart. A pilot poses as a priest to escape war-torn China. (1:45) TCM Sat. 3:30 p.m.
A Matter of Life and Death (1946) David Niven. An RAF pilot is saved from death by a twist of fate. (2:00) TCM Thu. 11 p.m.
The Mummy (1999) Brendan Fraser. A mummy seeks revenge for a 3,000-year-old curse. (3:00) SPIKE Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. 4 p.m.
Murder at the Gallop (1963) Margaret Rutherford. Miss Marple ponders the death of a wealthy recluse. (1:30) TCM Thu. 5:30 p.m.
The Natural (1984) Robert Redford. A flawed baseball hero gets a new chance. (3:00) KYTX2 Sun. 3 p.m.
Out of Sight (1998) George Clooney. A U.S. marshal falls for an escaped con she must capture. (2:45) AMC Fri. 2:15 p.m.
Peter Pan (1953) Voices of Bobby Driscoll. Animated. Peter, Tinker Bell and kids go to Neverland. (1:30) DISN Sun. 7 p.m., Mon. 9 a.m.
The Princess Bride (1987) Cary Elwes. A stableboy in disguise sets out to rescue his beloved. (2:00) BRAVO Sat. 9 p.m., 11 p.m.
Prometheus (2012) Noomi Rapace. Explorers wage a terrifying battle to save mankind's future. (2:10) HBO Thu. 11:45 p.m.
PT 109 (1963) Cliff Robertson. President John F. Kennedy's World War II naval exploits. (2:30) TCM Wed. 1:15 p.m.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) Harrison Ford. An archaeologist races Nazis to find a powerful relic. (2:45) SPIKE Sat. 7 p.m., Sun. 1:22 p.m.
Rebel Without a Cause (1955) James Dean. Volatile teens with feckless parents witness tragedy. (2:00) TCM Fri. 2:15 p.m.
The Rocketeer (1991) Bill Campbell. A pilot finds an experimental rocket pack wanted by Nazis. (1:50) CINE Wed. 1:10 p.m.
Shrek 2 (2004) Voices of Mike Myers. Animated. A green ogre must meet his wife's parents. (1:30) HBO Tue. 3 p.m.
Tangled (2010) Voices of Mandy Moore. Animated. A bandit provides Rapunzel's ticket out of her prison tower. (2:03) FAM Sat. 7 p.m., Sun. 4:56 p.m.
Term of Trial (1962) Laurence Olivier. Girl accuses married British schoolmaster of rape. (2:00) TCM Wed. 9 p.m.
The Terminator (1984) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A cyborg assassin from the future comes to present-day L.A. (1:45) CINE Thu. 7:15 p.m.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) Arnold Schwarzenegger. Cyborgs battle over a youth who holds the key to the future. (2:30) TNT Sat. 4:30 p.m., 12:30 a.m.
Trapeze (1956) Burt Lancaster. A love triangle threatens to destroy a circus act. (2:00) TCM Sat. 8:15 p.m.
Treasure Island (1950) Bobby Driscoll. Walt Disney's big-budget adaptation of Stevenson's novel. (2:00) TCM Tue. 7 p.m.
West Side Story (1961) Natalie Wood. Tragedy clouds the romance of two young lovers. (2:45) TCM Fri. 4:15 p.m.
Which Way Is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Time of Tim Hetherington (2013) The life and work of photojournalist Tim Hetherington. (1:30) HBO Thu. 7 p.m., Sun. 1 p.m., Wed. 4:30 p.m., 11 p.m.
Wings (1927) Clara Bow. Silent. Two pilots vie for the love of the same woman. (2:45) TCM Mon. 11:15 p.m.
The Wizard of Oz (1939) Judy Garland. A tornado whisks a Kansas farm girl to a magic land. (DVS) (2:00) TCM Mon. 7 p.m.
Woman of the Year (1942) Katharine Hepburn. Sportswriter weds columnist whose career comes first. (DVS) (2:00) TCM Fri. 9 p.m.
Women in Trouble (2009) Carla Gugino. A popular porn star learns she is pregnant. (2:00) KMSS Sun. 3 p.m.
X-Men: First Class (2011) James McAvoy. The early years of Charles Xavier and Erik Lehnsherr. (2:15) CINE Sat. 5 p.m.