Films on TV Cabo 04th / 11th November


Satellite: Hispasat Position: 30.0 west Frequency: 11811H

November 4 to November 11

Please note change of name


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Finding Neverland (2004) NEW Drama

Starring Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Julie Christie, Radha Mitchell and Dustin Hoffman. Directed by Marc Forster.

London, 1903: four lads, three women, and J.M. Barrie in the year he writes "Peter Pan." After one of his plays flops, Barrie meets four boys and their widowed mother in the park. During the next months, the child-like Barrie plays with the boys daily, and their imaginative games give him ideas for a play. Simultaneously, a friendship deepens with Sylvia, the lads' mother, to the chagrin of his wife Mary, with whom he spends little time (separate bedrooms), the widow's mother, and high society, which gossips about his attraction to the widow and to her sons. As Sylvia's health worsens, Barrie's ties to the boys strengthen and he must find a way to take his muse to Neverland.


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Sahara (2005) NEW Action / Adventure / Comedy

Starring Jude Akuwidike, Mark Aspinall, Rakie Ayola, Christopher Bello, and Nicholas Beveney. Directed by Breck Eisner.

Searching for a treasure on the River Niger, Dirk Pitt thwarts the attempted assassination of a beautiful U.N. scientist investigating a disease that is driving thousands of North Africans to death. The suspected cause of the raging epidemic is vast, unprecedented pollution that threatens to extinguish all life in the world's seas. Racing to save the world from environmental catastrophe, Pitt and his team run a gauntlet between a billionaire French industrialist and a bloodthirsty West African tyrant. In the scorching desert, Pitt uncovers the truth behind his life-long quest - the fate of a Civil War ironclad. Now, amidst the blazing, shifting sands of the Sahara, Dirk Pitt will make a desperate stand -- in a battle the world cannot afford to lose!


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xXx: State of the Union (2005) Action / Crime / Adventure / Thriller

Starring Ice Cube, Willem Dafoe, Samuel L. Jackson, Scott Speedman and Peter Strauss. Directed by Lee Tamahori.

NSA Agent Augustus Gibbons (Jackson), fresh off the success of his last renegade recruitment, once again finds himself in need of an outsider. Gibbons and his new agent (Ice Cube) must track a dangerous military splinter group, led by Willem Dafoe, that is conspiring to overthrow the U.S. Government in the nation's capital.


Lady Killers (2003) (National Lampoon's Gold Diggers ) Comedy / Crime

Starring Will Friedle, Chris Owen, Louise Lasser, Renée Taylor and Nikki Schieler Ziering. Directed by Gary Preisler.

National Lampoon's Gold Diggers is a black comedy about two losers in their twenties, Calvin Menhoffer (Will Friedle) and Leonard Smallwood (Chris Owen), who are out to get the good life without working for it. The two young men try to rob two 70-year-old sisters, Betty Mundt (Renee Taylor) and Doris Mundt (Louise Lasser). The two sisters beat the two young men up, and send them to jail. The ladies drop the charges, and invite the jailbirds to their Beverly Hills mansion. Cal gets an idea that they could marry the women for their money and live the good life. Hopefully, they will only live 6-months and at most one-year. It turns out that Betty and Doris are broke, and they have come up with a plan to marry the boys, kill them, and collect the life insurance money. After several unsuccessful murder attempts on each other, they join forces to rob Betty and Doris's rich uncle.


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The Girl Next Door (2004) Comedy / Romance

Starring Elisha Cuthbert, Emile Hirsch, Timothy Olyphant and James Remar. Directed by Luke Greenfield.

An ambitious high school senior, Matthew (Hirsch), with dreams of a career in politics is overjoyed to discover that his new neighbor, 19-year-old Danielle (Cuthbert), is absolutely beautiful, and they fall in love quickly, head over heels. Their relationship is put to the test, however when he discovers (along with the rest of the town, eventually) that she used to be a porn star...(Olyphant plays her ex-boyfriend; Remar plays a skin flick producer she used to work for)


The Wrecking Crew (1999) Action

Starring Ice-T, Ernie Hudson Jr, T.J. Storm, David Askew and Tarsha Nicole Jones. Directed by Albert Pyun.

A high-level government hit squad is sent into the streets in order to complete a deadly mission.

Regards Satdude.