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THE BIG LEBOWSKI

9PM, ELEVEN MA15+. 1998. Jeff Bridges plays Jeff Lebowski, who in­sists on be­ing called “The Dude,” a laid-back, easy­go­ing burnout. He is mis­taken for a mil­lion­aire of the same last name whose wife owes a lot of dan­ger­ous peo­ple a whole bunch of money.

THE RAIN­MAKER

8.30PM, ONE M. 1997. Un­em­ployed lawyer Rudy Bay­lor (Matt Da­mon) is the only hope of an el­derly cou­ple whose in­sur­ance com­pany will not pay for an op­er­a­tion that could save their son’s life. Rudy comes to hate cor­po­rate Amer­ica and falls in love with a bat­tered young mar­ried woman.

THE IS­LAND

8.30PM, 9G0! M. 2005. Lin­coln (Ewan McGre­gor) is one of thou­sands of peo­ple at a hold­ing fa­cil­ity wait­ing to go to the Is­land. It all sounds like par­adise, but he soon dis­cov­ers that there’s ac­tu­ally a sin­is­ter plot go­ing on at that fa­cil­ity and that he must es­cape and ex­pose what’s re­ally go­ing on.

Jeff Bridges.

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