Emme marks 30th year on TV
Emme Tomimbang celebrates her 30th year on television with a special "Emme's Island Moments," "Life on the Air: 30 Years of Emme," airing at 9 p.m. Thursday on KHON/NBC.
PBS Hawaii host Lynne Waters will tell Tomimbang's story through interviews covering her years with KITV, KHON and as independent producer of "Emme's Island Moments." Vintage video clips will show her celebrity interviews with the likes of Muhammad Ali and Peter Jennings.
Special guests will be Kenny Loggins and Jim Messina, the duo she interviewed 30 years ago, and again when they returned for a Hawaii concert earlier this month.
The show will be rebroadcast at 3 p.m. Nov. 6.
Movies opening Friday:
Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor star in "Stay," opening Friday.
: Based on the popular video game, the movie follows an armed-to-the-teeth rapid-response tactical squad (including The Rock and Karl Urban from "The Lord of the Rings") that journeys through a wormhole to investigate a science facility on Mars. The men must use every weapon at their disposal to kill the legions of nightmarish creatures infesting the facility. (R)
"Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story": A girl and her grizzled dad/trainer rescue an injured racehorse and hatch big plans to win the Breeders' Cup. Dakota Fanning and Kurt Russell star. (G)
"North Country": Following the success of her 2003 hit "Whale Rider," New Zealander Niki Caro takes on this provocative, hot-button drama inspired by a landmark 1984 Minnesota sexual harassment case. Oscar winner Charlize Theron stars as a struggling single mother who rouses her female co-workers to take a stand against unfair treatment and abuse at an iron mining company. Frances McDormand, Sissy Spacek and Woody Harrelson co-star. (R)
"Stay": A reality-bending thriller about a psychologist (Ewan McGregor) who begins to fear his suicidal patient's bizarre predictions are coming true. He must race against time to save everything he loves before it disappears. Naomi Watts, Ryan Gosling and Bob Hoskins co-star in this movie from "Finding Neverland" director Marc Forster. (R)
The most downloaded songs of the week, as listed by apple.com/itunes
"Gold Digger" Kanye West feat. Jamie Foxx
"My Humps" Black Eyed Peas
"Run It!" Chris Brown feat. Juelz Santana
"Boyfriend" Ashlee Simpson
"Sugar, We're Goin Down" Fall Out Boy
"Because of You" Kelly Clarkson
"Beverly Hills" Weezer
"Wake Me Up When September Ends" Green Day
"Pretty Vegas" INXS