COMET TV has released its lineup of programming and specials for January 2018! On this month’s lineup is The Craft, Labyrinth, Bubba Ho-Tep, and a whole lot more! See it all after the following sizzle trailer.
The Craft (1996)
Teen movies might want you to believe that high school was all about keggers and beautiful cheerleaders, but we prefer The Craft’s version of events. Featuring a quartet of angsty teens who turn to witchcraft in the face of personal high school horrors, The Craft casts a spell that leaves you wishing you had an occult stor on your local main street.
- Friday, January 12 at 8P/7C
- Saturday, January 13 at 8P/7C
- Sunday, January 21 at 6P/5C
- Monday, January 22 at 8P/7C
FILMS ON COMET IN JANUARY
January will mark the second anniversary of the day we lost pop culture legend David Bowie, so this month’s COMET is honoring his memory in the best way we coul think of …. by screening one of the most iconic roles of his career. Back in 1986, Bowie stole the show as the Goblin King in Jim Henson’s Labyrinth, from the music to the costumes, this was Bowie at his best.
- Friday, January 19 at 8P/7C
- Saturday, January 20 at 8P/7C
- Saturday, January 27 at 5:30P/6:30C
- Tuesday, January 30 at 6P/7C
Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
Could there be a better way to shake off the post-holiday blues than with the adventures of Elvis in all his hip shaking and breaking glory? Of course not, which is exactly why you should be tuning in to watch Bubba Ho-Tep on COMET this January.
- Friday, January 26 at 8P/7C
- Saturday, January 27 at 8P/7C
- Sunday, January 28 at 2P/1C
Edgar Allan Poe DOUBLE FEATURES
Need to warm up on the cold Winter Wednesdays? Look no further than COMET’s brand new 2-hour block of Edgar Allan Poe programming. Each Wednesday evening at 6P/5C, catch the Tomahawk Man’s most beloved creations, including The Raven and Tales of Terror.
Airing Wednesday Nights at 6P/5C throughout January, check schedule at CometTV.com
Premature Burial (1962)
Wednesday, January 10 at 6P/5C
Tales of Terror (1962)
Wednesday, January 10 at 8P/7C
The Raven (1963)
Wednesday, January 17 at 6P/5C
The Haunted Place (1963)
Wednesday, January 17 at 8P/7C
Masque of the Red Death (1964)
Wednesday, January 24 at 6P/5C
The Tomb of Ligeia (1965)
Wednesday, January 24 at 8P/7C
The Oblong Box (1969)
Wednesday, January 31 at 6P/5C
Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971)
Wednesday, January 31 at 8P/7C
January Theme Weeks
Airing weekdays at 4P/3C throughout January, check schedule at CometTV.com
Killer Creature Movies (1/1 – 1/5)
Outer Space Movies (1/8 – 1/12)
Rubber-Suit Monster Movies (1/15 – 1/19)
Dystopian Movies (1/22 – 1/26)
January Friday Night Movies
Friday Primetime Movie 8P/7C
Saturday Encore Presentation 8P/7C
The Dark Half (1993)
Friday, January 5 at 8P/7C
The Craft (1996)
Friday, January 12 at 8P/7C
Friday, January 19 at 8P/7C
Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
Friday, January 26 at 8P/7C
SERIES ON COMET IN January 2018
Classic Space Opera is coming to COMET! Based on materials from sci-fi legend Gene Roddenberry, Andromeda stars all action hero Kevin Sorbo as the Captain of the Andromeda Ascendant, a highly advanced ship whose crew is charged with restoring power and stability to the Systems Commonwealth. But, to succeed the Andromeda crew must battle one of sci-fi’s weirdest looking bad guys….the sinister Magog!
- Weekdays at 2P/1C and 10P/9C
If you thought gate-hopping action was fun in the Milky Way, just wait until you see what it’s like in the Pegasus Galaxy. Stargate: Atlantis sees a team of international scientists unlocking the secrets of a legendary ancient city, discovering a whole new stargate network in a whole new galaxy, and bringing them face to face with the Wraith, a powerful enemy who are best summed up with the term ‘Evil Space Vampires’!
- Weekdays at 3P/2C and 11P/10C