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Programming in May: HDTV

5/02/2004 8:00 PM Eastern

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

EDITOR'S NOTE: At presstime, NBA TV had not yet announced its schedule.
Bravo
The Calling May 3, 18, 26
India.Arie May 4, 27
Europa Konzert 1996 May 5
Ryan Adams May 6, 17
Bonfire of the Vanities May 7, 15, 23, 28
Goo Goo Dolls May 8, 10, 25
2002 Winter Olympics May 9, 14, 22, 30
Unwritten Law May 11, 18
Claudio Abbado May 12
Angie Stone May 13, 24
Craig David May 16, 20, 21, 29, 31
Discovery HD Theater
Bahama Mama May 3
Journey to a Lost World May 4
Concorde: Final Flight May 5
Jeff Corwin May 6, 13, 20, 27
Front Row Seat May 7
Arctic Mission (1-4) May 8, 15, 22, 29
Dinosaur Planet (1-4) May 9, 16, 23, 30
Catalina Getaway May 10
Florida Aqua Caves May 11
Blue Angels May 12
Ghost Cat May 14
Sexy Plexy May 17
HD Viewer's Choice May 18
Luxury Planes May 19
Gentle Ben May 21
All Decked Out May 24
Orlando-Key West May 25
Disney's Thrillmakers May 26
Barry Lyndon May 28
ESPN
NBA Conference Semifinals, Game 2 May 7
MLB: Philadelphia vs. Arizona May 9
NHL: Conference Finals, Game 2 May 10
NHL: Conference Finals, Game 3 May 12
MLB: Anaheim vs. Baltimore May 16
NHL: Conference Finals, Game 5 May 17
NHL: Conference Finals, Game 6 May 19
NHL: Conference Finals, Game 7 May 21
NBA: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 1 May 22
NBA: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 2 May 24
NHL: Stanley Cup Finals, Game 1 May 25
NBA: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 3 May 26
NHL: Stanley Cup Finals, Game 2 May 27
NBA: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 4 May 28
NBA: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 5 May 30
HDNet
Series:
Wiseguy May 3
Across America May 4
HDNet This Month May 5
Robbery Homicide Division May 6
Higher Definition May 7
HDNet World Report May 9, 18, 23, 30
Andy Richter Controls the Universe May 10
Smart Travels May 11
In-Laws May 12
Philly May 13
Hollywood HD May 14
True Music May 16
Get Out! May 17
The Agency May 20
Movie Night: Love Wine May 21
Bikini Destinations May 24
InFocus: IMAX The Greatest Places May 25
Greetings from Tucson May 26
Odyssey 5 May 27
Movie Night: The Astronaut's Wife May 28
The Newsroom May 31
Movies:
Justice May 3
Cromwell May 5
Price of Glory May 6
Mad Dog and Glory May 7
Havana May 8
Pure Country May 9
Temptation May 10
The Battle of the Bulge May 11
The Towering Inferno May 12
Robin and the 7 Hoods May 13
The Fourth Protocol May 14
City Hall May 15
King of the Hill May 16
June May 17
Major League II May 18
The Woman in Red May 19
Hamburger Hill May 20
Code of Silence May 21
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story May 22
The Great Waldo Pepper May 23
Master of the Game May 24
Liberty Heights May 25
White Man's Burden May 26
Andre May 27
Hoodlum May 28
Crooklyn May 29
Revenge May 30
Heaven & Earth May 31
Events/Specials:
Tribeca Film Festival – Live Coverage May 3-9
MLS: New York vs. San Jose May 8
'60s Pop Rock Reunion Concert May 9
23rd Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta May 15
MLS: San Jose vs. Dallas May 15
Cyndi Lauper Live … At Last May 16
MLS: Los Angeles vs. D.C. May 19
Churchill Downs Sights and Sounds May 22
MLS: Dallas vs. Kansas City May 22
NASCAR: Thompson International Speedway May 23
NASCAR: Lime Rock Park May 29
MLS: San Jose vs. Columbus May 29
Rockin' the Ox Concert Featuring TorQue May 30
INHD
The Lance Armstrong Chronicles May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Mr. Olympia May 4
Olympic Treasures May 5, 12, 19, 26
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York May 7
The Fabulous Baker Boys May 8
MLB: Cleveland vs. Boston May 9
College Baseball May 14
MLB: Anaheim vs. Baltimore May 15
UFC 45 May 16
MLB: Los Angeles vs. Philadelphia May 20
Boiling Point May 21
Boxing May 23
MLB: N.Y. Yankees vs. Baltimore May 25
MLB: Atlanta vs. Philadelphia May 27-28
Texasville May 29
Heavyweight Heroes May 30
INHD2
The Sicilian May 3
Back to the Secret Garden May 4
Lynyrd Skynyrd May 5
Wings Over Houston May 6, 9
Washington the Beautiful May 7, 29
Arena Football May 8, 15
For Better or Worse May 10
Brooklyn Babylon May 11
Texas Independence May 13
Discoveries Ireland May 14, 26
Discoveries Utah May 16
Mr. Olympia May 17
Peter Gabriel May 18
Mexican Soccer May 19
Chicago by L May 20, 27
Over America May 21
Arnold Classic May 22
The Fabulous Baker Boys May 23
Laurie McKenzie's Traveler May 24, 31
The Candidate May 25
Raising Arizona May 28
The Lance Armstrong Chronicles May 30
NFL Network
Miami vs. Buffalo (1/2/99) May 5
San Francisco vs. Oakland (11/3/02) May 6
Chicago vs. San Francisco (10/28/01) May 12
St. Louis vs. Philadelphia (1/27/02) May 13
Tennessee vs. Buffalo (1/8/00) May 19
Miami vs. Seattle (1/9/00) May 20
St. Louis vs. Tampa Bay (1/23/00) May 26
New York Jets vs. Oakland (1/6/02) May 27
Home Box Office
Curb Your Enthusiasm May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Matrix Reloaded May 4, 13
The Sopranos May 5, 12, 19, 26
Gods and Generals May 6
Head of State May 7
The In-Laws May 8
Six Feet Under May 9, 16, 23, 30
Emma May 11
National Security May 14
28 Days Later May 15, 18, 27
Minority Report May 20
Deadwood May 21
Deliver Us from Eva May 22
First Wives Club May 25
Half Past Dead May 28
Showtime
The Others May 3
They May 4, 16
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days May 5, 13, 31
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein May 6, 17
Manhood May 7
Chilly Dogs May 8
The Four Feathers May 9, 12, 15, 21
Serving Sara May 10, 22
Impostor May 11
Windtalkers May 14, 24
Finder's Fee May 18
Martin Lawrence Live May 19
A Guy Thing May 20, 25, 30
The Lion in Winter May 23, 28
Barbershop May 26, 29
Who Is Cletis Tout? May 27
Starz!
Glass Shield May 4
Hollywood Homicide May 4, 13, 23
The New Guy May 7
Jack May 8, 18
Blade II May 13
Darkness Falls May 15
Final Destination 2 May 15, 19
Willard May 15, 20, 24
Friday May 16, 24
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd May 29
Encore
The Preacher's Wife May 4, 30
Stealing Harvard May 5, 14
Master of Disguise May 5, 15
Mortal Kombat May 8, 18
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring May 9, 17, 21
Black Hawk Down May 19, 27
The Rock May 29

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