Cable Operators

HDTV In December

12/05/2004 7:00 PM Eastern

The following chart lists prominent national HDTV programming for this month from cable’s major HD programmers, including primetime and premiere fare, plus live events, and is meant to provide a sampling of what these networks offer.

All listings for 8 p.m. (ET) lineup

Numbers equate to the episode number of the series. **FF: Full Frame ***WS: Wide Screen
Discovery HD Theater
Xtreme EngineeringDec. 6, 13, 20, 27
Golf EscapesDec. 7, 14, 21, 28
Xtreme MachinesDec. 8, 15, 22, 29
Jeff CorwinDec. 9, 16, 23, 30
Front Row SeatDec. 10, 17, 24, 31
Great RiversDec. 11, 18, 25
Dream RVDec. 12
Millionaire MotorhomesDec. 19
Ice HotelDec. 26
ESPN
NCAA Basketball: Memphis-Ptts.Dec. 7
NCAA Basketball: Okla. St.-SyracuseDec. 7
NBA: Philadelphia vs. ChicagoDec. 10
NCAA Basketball: Oregon vs. IllinoisDec. 11
Movie: 3Dec. 11
NFL: Philadelphia vs. WashingtonDec. 12
NBA: Detroit vs. New YorkDec. 15
NFL: Carolina vs. AtlantaDec. 18
NFL: Baltimore vs. IndianapolisDec. 19
NCAA Football: Las Vegas BowlDec. 23
NFL: Denver vs. TennesseeDec. 25
NFL: Cleveland vs. MiamiDec. 26
Studio programming in HDTV includes daily SportsCenter, Monday Night Countdown, Sunday NFL Countdown and Primetime.
Fox Sports Regionals
NBA: Detroit vs. DallasDec. 6
NBA: Dallas vs. MinnesotaDec. 7
NBA: Seattle vs. San AntonioDec. 8
NBA: Indiana vs. MilwaukeeDec. 10
NBA: Portland vs. MinnesotaDec. 14
NBA: Atlanta vs. DallasDec. 18
NBA: Denver vs. OrlandoDec. 18
NBA: Memphis vs. L.A. LakersDec. 20
NBA: New Orleans vs. L.A. LakersDec. 22
NBA: Boston vs. San AntonioDec. 26
NBA: Houston vs. MilwaukeeDec. 28
HDNet
Series:
Face 2 Face with Roy FirestoneDec. 6
HDNet World ReportDec. 7, 19
HackDec. 8
SmallvilleDec. 9, 16
Higher DefinitionDec. 10, 17
True MusicDec. 12
Get Out!Dec. 13
Hollywood HDDec. 14
The Agency Dec. 15
A Minute With Stan HooperDec. 20
Across AmericaDec. 21
The HandlerDec. 29
Odyssey 5Dec. 23, 30
Bikini DestinationsDec. 27
InFocus: Ultimate AccessDec. 28
Events/Specials:
NHL RelivedDec. 10, 17
NCAA Football: SWAC ChampionshipDec. 11
2004 JammysDec. 12
NCAA Basketball: Wash. State vs. PortlandDec. 18
HDNet Boxing: Best of 2004Dec. 18
True Music: Extended PlayDec. 19
A Night of Motown Featuring the Funk BrothersDec. 19
NCAA Basketball: Ball State vs. ButlerDec. 22
Higher Definition: 2004 Year in ReviewDec. 24
Kurt Bestor Holiday ConcertDec. 25
Sleeping Beauty on IceDec. 25
People of World Report: 2004 Year in ReviewDec. 26
True Music: Best of 2004Dec. 26
Face 2 Face with Roy Firestone: 2004 Year in ReviewDec. 27
Places of World Report: 2004 Year in ReviewDec. 28
Across America: 2004 Year in ReviewDec. 28
Hollywood HD: 2004 Year in ReviewDec. 28
The Who Live at Isle of Wight Festival 2004Dec. 31
David Bowie Live at Isle of Wight Festival 2004Dec. 31
HDNet Movies
Beethoven’s 2ndDec. 6
In CountryDec. 7
The TerminatorDec. 8
Life as a HouseDec. 9
PalmettoDec. 10
Mad MaxDec. 11
BrigadoonDec. 12
Mr. Saturday NightDec. 13
BadlandsDec. 14
FearlessDec. 15
The Drowning PoolDec. 16
Every Which Way But LooseDec. 17
Dog Day AfternoonDec. 18
Downhill RacerDec. 19
Passion of the MindDec. 20
Russian ArkDec. 21
The RiverDec. 22
The GriftersDec. 23
DadDec. 24
Black BeautyDec. 25
CimarronDec. 26
Greased LightningDec. 27
The Manchurian CandidateDec. 28
2 Days in the ValleyDec. 29
Runaway TrainDec. 30
The Usual SuspectsDec. 31
INHD
NBA: Detroit vs. DallasDec. 6
RampageDec. 7
NBA: Minnesota vs. PhiladelphiaDec. 8
King of AirDec. 9
World Team TennisDec. 10, 30
GreystokeDec. 11
Flugtag: MiamiDec. 12, 31
Mr. Olympia 2004Dec. 13, 23
NBA: Portland vs. MinnesotaDec. 14
Fields of GloryDec. 15, 22, 25
Melissa EthridgeDec. 16
The VanishingDec. 17
Bonfire of the VanitiesDec. 18
Fuel & Fury 2Dec. 19
NBA: Utah vs. PhiladelphiaDec. 20
Ms. OlympiaDec. 21
Santa vs. the SnowmanDec. 24
NBA: Boston vs. San AntonioDec. 26
Heavyweight HeroesDec. 27
NBA: Houston vs. MilwaukeeDec. 28
NBA: Minnesota vs. New YorkDec. 29
INHD 2
Laurie McKenzieDec. 6, 13, 20, 27
The VanishingDec. 7
INHD to the MaxDec. 8, 11, 15, 22, 25, 29
On CourseDec. 9, 16, 23, 20
Everlast From the Playboy MansionDec. 10, 18
AnarcticaDec. 12
HoffaDec. 14, 28
Hollywood WalksDec. 17
Mary J. BligeDec. 19, 31
TapsDec. 21
Hanson AcousticDec. 24
Destination #2Dec. 26
NBA TV
Detroit vs. DallasDec. 6
Minnesota vs. PhiladelphiaDec. 8
Portland vs. MinnesotaDec. 14
Utah vs. PhiladelphiaDec. 20
Boston vs. San AntonioDec. 26
Houston vs. MilwaukeeDec. 28
Minnesota vs. New YorkDec. 29
NFL Network
Game of the Week I: Teams TBDDec. 8
Game of the Week II: Teams TBDDec. 9
Game of the Week I: Teams TBDDec. 15
Game of the Week II: Teams TBDDec. 16
Game of the Week I: Teams TBDDec. 22
Game of the Week II: Teams TBDDec. 23
Game of the Week I: Teams TBDDec. 29
Game of the Week II: Teams TBDDec. 30
TNT
Law & OrderDec. 6, 7,13, 17, 20, 21, 24, 27, 28, 29, 31
Wizard of OzDec. 8
NBA: San Antonio vs. HoustonDec. 9
Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the RingsDec. 10, 11, 12
Call Me ClausDec. 14
Christmas in Washington 2004Dec. 15
NBA: Cleveland vs. DetroitDec. 16
Hard to KillDec. 18
Men in BlackDec. 19
Jack FrostDec. 22
NBA: Minnesota vs. San AntonioDec. 23
Ever AfterDec. 25
Knight’s TaleDec. 26
NBA: Miami vs. DetroitDec. 30
Universal HD
Change of HabitDec. 6, 23
No Man Is an IslandDec. 7
The Nelson AffairDec. 8
Strange BedfellowsDec. 9
D.C. SniperDec. 10
Tremors 3Dec. 11
Child’s Play 2Dec. 12
The BorderDec. 13
Last Remake of Beau GesteDec. 14
How to Frame a FiggDec. 15
Tell Them Willie Boy Is HereDec. 16
Stealing ChristmasDec. 17, 20
12 Days of Christmas EveDec. 18, 22, 24
Hard TargetDec. 19
Wild & WonderfulDec. 21
Beethoven’s 4thDec. 25
WaterworldDec. 26
BlindfoldDec. 27
ConcordeDec. 28
I Wanna Hold Your HandDec. 29
Ugly AmericanDec. 30
Return to the Cabin by the LakeDec. 31
Cinemax
Big FishDec. 6, 16
SphereDec. 7
Matrix RevolutionsDec. 8
Matrix ReloadedDec. 9, 24
RainmakerDec. 10
Bad Boys IIDec. 11, 29
Intolerable CrueltyDec. 12, 22
Club DreadDec. 13, 30
Sniper 2Dec. 14
Runaway JuryDec. 15
From Dusk Till DawnDec. 17
Cradle 2 the GraveDec. 18
A League of Their OwnDec. 19
TorqueDec. 20
Stuck on YouDec. 21
Die Hard With a VengeanceDec. 23
Patriot GamesDec. 25
National SecurityDec. 26
You Got ServedDec. 27
Tad HamiltonDec. 28
Devil’s OwnDec. 31
Home Box Office
Shattered GlassDec. 6
Last SamuraiDec. 7, 20
Life and Death of Peter SellersDec. 8
Inside the NFLDec. 9, 16, 23, 30
Reverse of the Curse of the BambinoDec. 10, 22
Mystic RiverDec. 11, 14
Sex and the CityDec. 12
DaredevilDec. 13
Kangaroo JackDec. 15
Face OffDec. 17
Chasing LibertyDec. 18
Bend It Like BeckhamDec. 19
Catch That KidDec. 21
Love ActuallyDec. 24
Welcome to MooseportDec. 24, 31
The SopranosDec. 26, 27, 28, 29
The Movie Channel
Stealing TimeDec. 6
Tough LuckDec. 7
Karate KidDec. 8, 24
PossessedDec. 9
CandymanDec. 10
AbandonDec. 11, 15
Mississippi BurningDec. 12, 23
RockyDec. 13
Blown AwayDec. 14
Double WhammyDec. 16
Crossing GuardDec. 17
Rocky VDec. 18
Dangerous Lives of Alter BoysDec. 19
BugsyDec. 20, 26
FlatlinersDec. 21
Golden ChildDec. 22
GloryDec. 25, 29
The HoursDec. 27
Big ChillDec. 28
ArtworksDec. 30
Dirty Rotten ScoundrelsDec. 31
Showtime
The HuntedDec. 6, 28
How to Lose a Guy in 10 DaysDec. 7, 12, 24
Serving SaraDec. 8
School of RockDec. 9, 25
Pulp FictionDec. 10, 27
HuffDec. 11
Carry Me HomeDec. 13
HouseguestDec. 14, 20
Spy Kids 2Dec. 15
Die Another DayDec. 16
EquilibriumDec. 17
MonsterDec. 18
Bulletproof MonkDec. 19, 23
BarbershopDec. 21, 31
Dangerous MindsDec. 22
Italian JobDec. 26
Four FeathersDec. 29
Legally Blonde 2Dec. 30
Starz
Cop LandDec. 8, 17
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met LloydDec. 17
GigliDec. 20
Hollywood HomicideDec. 17
Lord of the Rings: Return of the KingDec. 19
Maid in ManhattanDec. 20
MissingDec. 23
Mona Lisa SmileDec. 6
Pulp FictionDec. 16
RadioDec. 13, 21, 26, 30
SpawnDec. 19
Encore
2 Fast 2 FuriousDec. 26, 30
Anger ManagementDec. 20
Billy BathgateDec. 29
Cool RunningsDec. 30
Cutting EdgeDec. 12, 20
Daddy Day CareDec. 13, 17, 29
Friday After NextDec. 9, 19
Horse WhispererDec. 21
In the Army NowDec. 28
Operation Dumbo DropDec. 28
RansomDec. 15, 26
Red DragonDec. 10, 22
TombstoneDec. 25
XXXDec. 8, 19

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