Films on Multivision 15th / 22nd January


Satellite: Hotbird 6

Position: 13.0 East

Frequency: 11662V

Encryptions: Viacc*ss 2 & TPScr*pt

January 15 to January 22

The films given are only meant has a guide and could be in French language or even a different film provided by the provider. Correct as on the TPS website and no I do not ''know the times'' they are shown?


The Polar Express (2004) (Multi 1) Animation / Family / Fantasy / Adventure

Starring Tom Hanks, Eddie Deezen, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari and Brendan King. Directed by Robert Zemeckis.

Santa Claus does not exist. Or does he? For one doubting boy (voice of Daryl Sabara and Tom Hanks), an astonishing event occurs. Late on Christmas Eve night, he lies in bed hoping to hear the sound of reindeer bells from Santa's sleigh. When to his surprise, a steam engine's roar and whistle can be heard outside his window. The conductor (voice of Tom Hanks) invites him on board to take an extraordinary journey to the North Pole with many other pyjama-clad children. There, he receives an extraordinary gift only those who still believe in Santa can experience.


Downfall (La chute) (Multi 3) (2004) Drama / History / War (German / Russian language)

Starring Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Corinna Harfouch and Ulrich Matthes. Directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel.

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still achieve victory and orders his Generals and advisers to fight to the last man. "Downfall" explores these final days of the Reich, where senior German leaders (such as Himmler and Goring) began defecting from their beloved Fuhrer, in an effort to save their own lives, while still others (Joseph Goebbels) pledge to die with Hitler. Hitler, himself, degenerates into a paranoid shell of a man, full of optimism one moment and suicidal depression the next. When the end finally does comes, and Hitler lies dead by his own hand, what is left of his military must find a way to end the killing that is the Battle of Berlin, and lay down their arms in surrender.


The Girl Next Door (2004) (Multi 1 & 2) Comedy / Romance

Starring Emile Hirsch, Elisha Cuthbert, 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)


Ladder 49 (Pičge de feu) (2004) (Multi 4) Action / Drama / Thriller

Starring Joaquin Phoenix, John Travolta, Jacinda Barrett and Robert Patrick. Directed by Jay Russell.

Under the watchful eye of his mentor Chief Mike Kennedy (Travolta), probationary firefighter Jack Morrison (Phoenix) matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. Jack has reached a crossroads, however, as the sacrifices he's made have put him in harm's way innumerable times and significantly impacted his relationship with his wife and kids. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. And as he reflects on his life, Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save him.


The Last Shot (2004) (Multi 2) Comedy

Starring Matthew Broderick, Alec Baldwin, Toni Collette and Tony Shalhoub. Directed by Jeff Nathanson.

Straight shooter agent Joe Devine has been assigned to cook up an elaborate scheme to take down infamous mob boss John Gotti. He assumes the role of a Hollywood producer and tells all the right lies to enlist a stooge to help execute his sting. He finds unsuspecting wannabe director Steven Schatz, who'd do just about everything to get the chance to direct a feature. Schatz falls hook, line, and sinker for the pitch, but what Devine doesn't tell Schatz is that the movie will never be made. Everything goes according to plan--until Devine and the suits at the Bureau start enjoying their new lives as Hollywood players a bit too much.


SWAT: Warhead One (2005) (V) (Multi 7)

Starring Olivier Gruner, Rebecca Ferratti, Gerald Okamura and Mel Novak. Directed by Carribou Seto.

The story is about a nuke that is stolen. But the guys that stole it try to sell it for eight years, but fail. Then the movie goes 8 years later and the nuke is going to be detonated in LA.


Paul McCartney

Multivision 6 Duration: 65 MIN

Concert (Pop & Rock)


Michel Sardou

Multivision 6 Duration: 140 MIN

Concert (Various)


Boudu (2005) (Multi 1 & 2 & 5) Comedy (French language)

Starring Gérard Depardieu, Catherine Frot, Gérard Jugnot and Constance Dollé. Directed by Gérard Jugnot.

The plot is fast told, Jugnot plays a bourgeois and narrow-minded art dealer, who saves a homeless (crankily played by Depardieu) from drowning and generously lets him spend one night at his home. In return Depardieu turns Jugnot's whole life totally upside down. At first everybody in the small french town is disgusted by Boudu's habits, but the better the people get to know him, the more Boudu changes everyone's life in a positive way.


Brice de Nice (2005) (Multi 2 & 5) Comedy (French language)

Starrimg Jean Dujardin, Clovis Cornillac, Élodie Bouchez and Bruno Salomone. Directed by James Huth.

A wannabe surfer parties on the French Riviera while awaiting the perfect wave.

Regards Satdude.