07/02/1990 at 01:00 AM EDT
>After the 1984 Olympics, when the whole country fell in love with the U.S. gymnasts, there was a concerted effort to push the guys into film careers. Mitch Gaylord got the forgettable American Anthem, and Kurt Thomas starred in Gymkata (TNT, Sun., July 1, 1 P.M. ET), a martial-arts movie so bad it's worth keeping. Both Mitch and Kurt quickly dismounted from the Hollywood pummel horse with scores in the 0.2 area.