Movie Menu: Hook, Good Will Hunting and Young Frankenstein

As we imagine the upcoming change of seasons, the movies remind us how surprising a change can be. Take a look at what’s showing this weekend on broadcast and cable television. Friday, March 15 The Birdcage (1996) What if a surprise visit from future in-laws prompts a gay couple to redecorate and reconsider? Robin Williams and Nathan Lane delight in … read more

Movie Menu: Hugo, American Sniper, Tootsie and more

With the Oscars finished for another year, we can take one last look at past winners and nominees. Here’s what’s showing this weekend on broadcast and cable television. Friday, March 1 The Hours (2002) Nicole Kidman was named Best Actress for playing author Virginia Woolf in this moving translation of Michael Cunningham’s novel. 6 p.m., Flix Hugo (2011) Martin Scorcese … read more

Movie Menu: The Grifters, Jackie, The Martian and more

Ready for Oscar? These films, showing this weekend, are sure to get you in the mood for the Academy Awards on Sunday, February 24. Take a look at what’s showing on broadcast and cable television. Friday, Feb. 22 The Grifters (1990) Anjelica Huston and Annette Bening were Oscar nominated for their dynamic performances in this thrilling Stephen Frears adaptation of … read more

Movie Menu: Airport, The Godfather, Captain Phillips and more

It’s almost Oscar time! And to get ready for the Academy Awards on February 24, check out these films showing this weekend on broadcast and cable television. Friday, Feb. 8 The Sunshine Boys (1976) George Burns was a popular winner of the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his comeback performance in this Neil Simon comedy about veteran performers from Vaudeville. … read more

Movie Menu: Airport, Walk the Line, Jurassic Park and more

Looking for a movie to watch this Super Bowl weekend? Check out what’s showing on broadcast and cable television. Friday, Feb. 1 The Breakfast Club (1985) Five high school students find themselves sharing more during detention than they expected in this heartfelt comedy from director and writer John Hughes. 6 p.m., AMC Jurassic Park (1993) The dinosaurs have all the … read more

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