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Monday, Jan. 10Unfaithfully YoursThis dark comedy—which stars Rex Harrison as a symphony conductor who plots to murder his unfaithful wife—is superior to the 1984 remake with Dudley Moore. Preston Sturges directed. (1948) Noon, FMC

Tuesday, Jan. 11A Prairie Home CompanionIn his final film, Robert Altman adapted Garrison Keillor’s radio show into a winsome backstage comedy-drama. Meryl Streep shines in the movie’s ensemble, which also includes Lily Tomlin, Lindsay Lohan, and Keillor himself. (2006) 11:45 a.m., IFC

Wednesday, Jan. 12Naked LunchDavid Cronenberg’s film draws from a number of William Burroughs’ writings. Peter Weller stars as an exterminator wandering through various surrealistic adventures. (1991) 10 p.m., FMC

Thursday, Jan. 13The Ring Anyone who views a cryptic videotape dies within a week in this remake of a Japanese horror hit. Naomi Watts stars. (2002) 8 p.m., Cinemax

Friday, Jan. 14Kansas City ConfidentialThis tightly plotted crime drama about the aftermath of a million-dollar heist has developed a cult following. It also inspired Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs. (1952) 9:30 p.m., TCM

Saturday, Jan. 15MissingBased on the real-life disappearance of a young American journalist after the Chilean coup of 1973, this drama from director Costa-Gavras earned Oscar nominations for stars Jack Lemmon and Sissy Spacek. (1982) 10 p.m., TCM

Sunday, Jan. 16Catch Me If You CanLeonardo DiCaprio stars as a 1960s con man and phony airline pilot in director Steven Spielberg’s fact-based caper film. Tom Hanks co-stars. (2002) 9:45 a.m., Cinemax

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