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Monday, March 16
The Navigator (1924)
Buster Keaton bought a passenger liner slated to be scrapped and used it as the setting for this silent comedy, his biggest commercial hit. 8 p.m., TCM

Tuesday
The Man From Snowy River (1982)
A young man becomes involved in a bitter feud over Australian land in this award-winning family drama featuring Tom Burlinson. Kirk Douglas plays twin brothers. 8 p.m., AMC

Wednesday
Knute Rockne, All American (1940)
Patti Davis introduces the most famous film of her father, Ronald Reagan. Pat O’Brien plays the title role of the legendary Notre Dame football coach. 8 p.m., TCM

Thursday
Moulin Rouge (2001)
Director Baz Luhrmann (Australia) incorporated familiar pop hits into this colorful musical loosely based on Verdi’s La Traviata. With Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman. 9:30 p.m., IFC
 
Friday
Jaws (1975)
Steven Spielberg adapted Peter Benchley’s novel into a blockbuster. With Robert Shaw, Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, and John Williams’ ominous music. 7:50 p.m., Cinemax

Saturday
Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)
The star wattage of Clint Eastwood and Shirley MacLaine carries this comic Western about a cowboy and a questionable nun who help Mexican revolutionaries fight French occupiers. 11:30 a.m., AMC
 
Sunday
Loves of a Blonde (1965)
Utilizing a mostly amateur cast, this Czech comedy about a factory girl who falls for a musician after a one-night stand earned an Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Film. 9:15 a.m., IFC

 

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