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Monday, Sept. 26Reversal of FortuneJeremy Irons won an Oscar for his portrayal of Claus von Bülow in this adaptation of Alan Dershowitz’s book about the Newport, R.I., socialite’s trial for the attempted murder of his wife, Sunny. With Glenn Close and Ron Silver. (1990) 2:20 p.m., Encore

Tuesday, Sept. 27Lonely Are the BraveIn one of his best performances, Kirk Douglas portrays a modern-day cowboy who clings to the individualism of bygone days. Gena Rowlands and Walter Matthau co-star. (1962) 11:30 p.m., TCM

Wednesday, Sept. 28Breaking AwayThis coming-of-age drama about a bicycle race and four working-class Indiana teens was nominated for five Oscars. With Dennis Christopher and Dennis Quaid. (1979) 8 p.m., FMC

Thursday, Sept. 29The KillersBurt Lancaster made his film debut in this adaptation of an Ernest Hemingway story about a boxer targeted by hit men. A National Film Registry selection. (1946) 1:15 p.m., TCM

Friday, Sept. 30Hero From celebrated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou (Raise the Red Lantern), an exhilarating, operatic action-romance about legendary assassins. Jet Li stars. (2002) 2 p.m., IFC

Saturday, Oct. 1Black SwanThe demands of Swan Lake fracture the fragile psyche of a young ballerina in this psychological thriller, for which Natalie Portman won a Best Actress Oscar. With Barbara Hershey and Mila Kunis. (2010) 10 p.m., Cinemax

Sunday, Oct. 2Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet StreetAn Oscar-nominated Johnny Depp stars in Tim Burton’s vivid adaptation of the offbeat Stephen Sondheim musical about a vengeful Victorian-era barber. (2007) 8 p.m., IFC

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