Sony Movie Channel to Air Music Film Marathon This March
- March 22 MUSIC MOVIE MONTH, PART 4
MASKED AND ANONYMOUS - 8:00 PM E - Bob Dylan is Jack Fate, a singer coerced into making a comeback performance at a shady benefit concert event. Angela Bassett, Jeff Bridges, Penelope Cruz, John Goodman, Jessica Lange and Luke Wilson star. Co-written by Dylan with SEINFELD writer Larry Charles.
FALLING FROM GRACE - 10:00 PM E - Rocker John Mellencamp makes his acting and directing debut in this critically acclaimed story of a country singer who returns to his hometown to celebrate his grandfather's 84th birthday. Caught between the woman he loves and the woman he once loved, Mellencamp must make a decision affecting all of their lives. John Mellencamp, Mariel Hemingway, Claude Akins, Kay Lenz and Dub Taylor star. Written by LONESOME DOVE author Larry McMurtry.
CROSSROADS - 11:45 PM E - One was a living legend, the other was just starting out... for both, the turning point will come at the Crossroads. Ralph Macchio, Joe Seneca, Jami Gertz, Harry Carey and Joe Morton star.
- March 29 MUSIC MOVIE MONTH, PART 5
RING-A-DING RHYTHM - 8:30 PM E -The pop culture explosion reveals a generation gap in a small English town when the mayor forces a teenage hangout to stop using its TV set and jukebox. A pair of crafty local teens counterattack by trying to put together a festival that will demonstrate the merits of traditional jazz and rock 'n' roll. While trying to enlist disc jockeys for the jazz show, they hear such talents as Del Shannon, The Dukes of Dixieland, Gary (U.S.) Bonds, the inimitable Chubby Checker, Gene Vincent and many others. Helen Shapiro, Craig Douglas, Felix Felton, Hugh Lloyd, Arthur Mullard and Timothy Bateson star.
HEAD - 10:00 PM E - The Monkees star in a surreal, collage of comedy, music and fantasy. The Monkees, Annette Funicello, Vito Scott and Victor Mature star. Co-written by The Monkees director Bob Rafelson and Jack Nicholson.
SPICE WORLD - 11:40 PM E - The popular music group Spice Girls erupt into London in a dazzling explosion of music, color, clothes, popping flashbulbs, and screaming fans. Victoria Adams, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm, Geri Halliwell, Melanie Brown, Richard E. Grant, Alan Cumming, George Wendt, Mark McKinney and Roger Moore star.
The Music Movie Month concludes with a weekend event starting Friday, March 29 through Sunday morning, March 31. The weekend showcase includes the Friday Features movies and a few others like DON'T KNOCK THE ROCK, TWIST AROUND THE CLOCK and DON'T KNOCK THE TWIST.
In addition to airing these films on the dates noted above, some of the movies mentioned are scheduled for further broadcasts throughout the month. (See listings for further details.)
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