Encore Family, one of Encore's movie channels

Previously known as WAM!
Month and day listed, all times EST

I wonder where Ernest is going next, KnowWhatImean? Past movies on Wam have included: Ernest movies, Godzilla movies, Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (Mad Max 3), Spawn (from Hell), Back To The Future movies, Hocus Pocus (3 goofy witches meet an eerie kid), Blues Brothers (the 2000 sequel), Look Who's Talking Now, Kindergarten Cop (Schwarzenegger), Ghostbusters (Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver), Liar Liar (a lawyer is forced to tell the truth), The Land That Time Forgot (1975, German U-boat crew vs. dinosaurs on an island), Flowers In the Attic (she thinks children should be locked in the attic and not heard), The Adventures Of Buckaroo Banzai Across The 8th Dimension, Thunderbirds to the rescue, Cool Runnings (true story of the first Jamaican Bobsled Team, John Candy as the coach), Amazing Stories: The Movie, and Hulk (he's incredible)
TODAY: Times shown EST/Pacific
Friday, 5·1
7:15a Going Ape!
(1:27)·PG
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8:45a The Karate Dog
(1:24)·PG
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10:10a By Dawn's Early Light
(1:45)·TVPG
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12:00p Cheyenne Takes Over
(:59)·TVPG
Other zones: CT ·11:00a• MT ·10:00a
1:00p The Secret of Nimh
(1:23)·G
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2:25p Robin Of Locksley
(1:37)·PG
Other zones: CT ·1:25p• MT ·12:25p
4:05p The Karate Dog
(1:24)·PG
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5:30p Going Ape!
(1:27)·PG
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7:00p The Secret of Nimh
(1:23)·G
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8:25p Searching For Bobby Fischer
(1:50)·PG
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10:20p Pretty In Pink
(1:37)·PG13
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12:00a I'll Do Anything
(1:56)·PG13
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2:00a The Holiday
(2:16)·PG13
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4:20a The Bachelor
(1:42)·PG13
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Saturday, 5·2
6:05a Warren Miller's Wintervention
(1:43)·TVPG
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7:51a The Yearling
(1:38)·TVPG
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9:35a Disney's The Kid
(1:44)·PG
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11:20a Doctor Dolittle 2
(1:27)·PG
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12:50p Miracle At Sage Creek
(1:24)·PG
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2:15p The Swan Princess
(1:29)·G
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3:50p Slappy And The Stinkers
(1:18)·PG
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5:10p Disney's The Kid
(1:44)·PG
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7:00p Doctor Dolittle 2
(1:27)·PG
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8:30p The Bachelor
(1:42)·PG13
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10:15p The Holiday
(2:16)·PG13
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12:35a Rudyard Kipling's The Second Jungle Book
(1:30)·PG
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2:10a The Art Of Flight
(1:20)·PG13
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3:35a Slappy And The Stinkers
(1:18)·PG
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4:55a The Turning Point
(1:59)·PG
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Sunday, 5·3
6:55a The Bible
(2:51)·TVPG
Other zones: CT ·5:55a• MT ·4:55a
9:50a The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The
(2:20)·PG
Other zones: CT ·8:50a• MT ·7:50a
12:15p I Was A Teenage Faust
(1:30)·TVPG
Other zones: CT ·11:15a• MT ·10:15a
1:50p Ice Princess
(1:39)·G
Other zones: CT ·12:50p• MT ·11:50a
3:30p Rudyard Kipling's The Second Jungle Book
(1:30)·PG
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5:05p The Water Horse
(1:52)·PG
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7:00p The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The
(2:20)·PG
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9:25p Ice Princess
(1:39)·G
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11:05p Oliver Twist
(2:10)·PG13
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1:20a Cross Creek
(2:00)·PG
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3:25a Kidco
(1:44)·PG
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5:10a I Was A Teenage Faust
(1:30)·TVPG
Other zones: CT ·4:10a• MT ·3:10a

ENCORE Family Highlights This Week • April-May, 2015
BY DAWN'S EARLY LIGHT [TVPG]·Drama·2000·(1:45) An aging cowboy takes on the challenge of a lifetime -- his 16-year-old grandson -- as an 800-mile road trip becomes a heart-and-soul search to mend the past and embrace the future. 5/1 CHEYENNE TAKES OVER [TVPG]·Western·1947·(:59) The rightful heir to a cattle ranch is murdered, so badman George Chesebro can seize the property himself. 5/1 CROSS CREEK [PG]·Drama·1983·(2:00) Author Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings moves to Florida in 1928 to run an orange farm and write - the rural lifestyle she found later informed "The Yearling" and other evocative tales. 5/4 DISNEY'S THE KID [PG]·Comedy·2000·(1:44) Russ, an unlikable public relations executive, meets up with himself at age 8 - and it doesn't take long for the younger Russ to show his grown-up self just where he went wrong! With Lily Tomlin, Emily Mortimer. 5/2 DOCTOR DOLITTLE 2 [PG]·Comedy·2001·(1:27) He talks to the animals - again! Dr. Dolittle tries to convince two wildly different bears that they must come together to save a forest slated for destruction! 5/2 GOING APE! [PG]·Comedy·1981·(1:27) In order to receive a massive inheritance, a man must babysit three orangutans for three years, but there's a hitch: none of the apes can be given away, get sick or die on his watch. 5/1 I WAS A TEENAGE FAUST [TVPG]·Comedy·2001·(1:30) Hoping to snag the most beautiful 10th grader in town, 15 year old Brandan Willy makes an iffy pact with an odd little man who works for the Devil that has unexpected results for one and all. 5/3,4 I'LL DO ANYTHING [PG13]·Romance·1994·(1:56) An out-of-work actor - who suddenly becomes a father when his ex-wife leaves their daughter on his doorstep - takes a job driving for a neurotic Hollywood producer in this sharp comedy from James L. Brooks (As Good As It Gets). 5/1,2 ICE PRINCESS [G]·Comedy·2005·(1:39) A brainy high schooler uses a physics experiment to become a champion figure skater - with the help of a disgraced coach and the hunk who drives the Zamboni. Co-starring Kim Cattrall, Joan Cusack. 5/3 MIRACLE AT SAGE CREEK [PG]·Western·2005·(1:24) The satisfying, heartwarming drama of two families who overcome prejudice and tragedy in 1888 Wyoming when a small boy is in need of a Christmas miracle to save his life. 5/2 OLIVER TWIST [PG13]·Drama·2005·(2:10) A lavish adaptation of the classic Dickens tale - an orphan joins the crusty Fagin and his band of street-savvy thieves in Victorian London. Directed by Roman Polanski. 5/3 PRETTY IN PINK [PG13]·Romance·1986·(1:37) The 80s coming-of-age classic! An independent high school student from the wrong side of town rebels by becoming involved with a wealthy and popular young man. 5/1 ROBIN OF LOCKSLEY [PG]·Drama·1995·(1:37) A young computer hacker robs from a school bully's rich father to give to an ailing classmate, in an updated version of ``Robin Hood.'' 5/1 RUDYARD KIPLING'S THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK [PG] Jungle boy Mowgli is pursued by a P.T.Barnum circus scout who aims, with the help of Mowgli's evil uncle, to turn him into a circus attraction. 5/3 SEARCHING FOR BOBBY FISCHER [PG]·Drama·1993·(1: Based on a true story! A young chess prodigy, with the help of his parents and two coaches, advances to the national championship - but is this competitive world best for the boy? With Joan Allen, Laurence Fishburne. 5/1 SLAPPY AND THE STINKERS [PG]·Comedy·1997·(1:18) A group of rambunctious school kids turn their hyper-active energies towards rescuing a depressed sea lion from a theme park in this slapstick romp. 5/2,3 THE ART OF FLIGHT [PG13]·Documentary·2011·(1:20) Truly amazing stunts and locations - Chile, Alaska, Colorado, British Columbia, Wyoming and more - highlight this spectacular snowboarding documentary. 5/3 THE BACHELOR [PG13]·Comedy·1999·(1:42) Jimmy has shied away from the altar, but when he stands to lose a multi-million dollar inheritance if he's not married, his attitude towards matrimony changes - and he's got 24 hours to find a bride! 5/2 THE BIBLE [TVPG]·Drama·1966·(2:51) John Huston's epic version of the Book of Genesis from Adam and Eve to Noah's Ark to Abraham and Sarah. 4/29,5/3 THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND WARDROBE Four siblings open a wardrobe and enter the magical world of Narnia, a fantasy land suffering under the rule of the evil White Witch. Together with the talking lion Aslan, they attempt to defeat the witch. 5/3 THE HOLIDAY [PG13]·Comedy·2006·(2:16) Two women with romance issues - one American, one British - agree to swap homes, and find themselves falling for men in their new locales. A winning romantic comedy with Jude Law, Jack Black. 5/2 THE KARATE DOG [PG]·Action·2004·(1:24) An LAPD computer tech discovers his dog is the only witness to a Chinatown murder - but the bigger surprise is that the canine can talk and has some wicked martial arts skills! 5/1 THE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN [PG13] In 1899, several extraordinary literary heroes - adventurer Allen Quatermain, Capt.Nemo, Mr. Hyde, the Invisible Man, vampire Nina Harker and more - team up to stop a ruthless madman. 4/29 THE SECRET OF NIMH [G]·Animated·1982·(1:23) A widowed mouse must move her family before their home is plowed under - she falls in with a group of superintelligent rats escaped from a laboratory in this delightful animated adventure. 5/1 THE SWAN PRINCESS [G]·Drama·1994·(1:29) Princess Odette flees her kingdom and is turned into a swan by an evil enchanter- she can return to human form only in moonlight. Can the prince rescue her in time? 5/2 THE TURNING POINT [PG]·Drama·1977·(1:59) Old ballet school friends on different life-paths are reunited. Shirley MacLaine, Anne Bancroft, Tom Skerritt. 5/3 THE WATER HORSE [PG]·Family·2007·(1:52) When the mysterious egg he found on a beach hatches an unusual aquatic creature, a young Scottish boy is determined to keep it a secret - even as the animal grows to an enormous size! A first-rate family adventure! 5/3 THE YEARLING [TVPG]·Drama·1994·(1:38) Marjorie Kinnan Rawling's classic novel comes to life! In 1870s Florida, a rural boy, against his mother's better judgement, adopts an orphaned deer. 5/2 WARREN MILLER'S WINTERVENTION [TVPG] From the Arctic Circle to the Caucasus Mountains of eastern Europe, from Argentina to Antarctica - extreme winter sports action as top skiers seek out the planet's most terrifying descents! A Warren Miller film. 5/2

If you like Lord Of The Rings or Star Wars, the White Witch recommends The Chronicles of Narnia...Aslan is on the move

You should also check out Starz Kids & Family movie listings
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