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M-Net Movies June 2018 Highlights

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Saturday Line-up on M-Net Movies Premiere, DStv Channel 104

Saturday, 2 June 2018

M-Net Movies Premiere, DStv Channel 104, at 20:00

King Arthur: Legend of The Sword

Year:2017
Cast: Charlie Hunnam, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Jude Law.
Director: Guy Ritchie
Genres: Action, Fantasy
Rating:13VL

Director Guy Ritchie delivers this stylish retelling of a classic. Robbed of his title, the legendary Arthur changes his fate forever when he pulls the sword from the stone.

Read the SAMDB review of King Arthur: Legend of the Sword.

Saturday, 9 June 2018

M-Net Movies Premiere, DStv Channel 104, at 20:30

Snatched

Year:2017
Cast: Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn, Kim Caramele.
Director: Jonathan Levine
Genres: Action, Comedy.
Rating:16VNSL

Hollywood legend Goldie Hawn and Amy Schumer team up for a chaotic comedy. After getting dumped, a woman decides to take her timid mother on an exotic, pre-planned couple’s vacation.

Saturday, 16 June 2018

M-Net Movies Premiere, DStv Channel 104, at 20:30

The Snowman

Year: 2017
Cast: Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Charlotte Gainsbourg.
Director: Tomas Alfredson
Genres: Crime, Drama.
Rating:16VNSL

Michael Fassbender faces true evil in this brutal psychological thriller. A detective investigates the death of a woman who was killed by an elusive serial killer.

Saturday,23 June 2018

M-Net Movies Premiere, DStv Channel 104, at 20:30

Blade Runner 2049

Year: 2017
Cast: Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas.
Director: Denis Villeneuve
Genres: Drama, Mystery.
Rating: 16VNSL

Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford propel this Oscar-winning sci-fi, a profound story of a young blade runner for the Los Angeles Police Department who unearths a long-kept secret.

Saturday,30 June 2018

M-Net Movies Premiere, DStv Channel 104, at 20:30

Wonder Woman

Year:2017
Cast: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright.
Director: Patty Jenkins
Genres: Action, Fantasy.
Rating:13V

An epic instalment in the DC franchise, Gal Gadot stars as the powerful Amazonian warrior princess who learns of WWI after rescuing a pilot and vows to use her abilities to restore peace.

Read the SAMDB review of Wonder Woman.

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105

Sunday, 3 June 2018

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105, at 20:00

The Hollars

Year: 2016
Cast: Sharlto Copley, Charlie Day, Richard Jenkins.
Director: John Krasinski
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance.
Rating:PG13L

John Krasinski directs Sharlto Copley in this touching romcom with an ensemble cast. A man returns to a small town after learning his mother has fallen ill.

Sunday, 17 June 2018

Storks 

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105, at 20:00

Year:2016
Cast: Andy Samberg, Katie Crown, Kelsey Grammer.
Directors: Nicholas Stoller, Doug Sweetland
Genres: Animated, Comedy.
Rating: PG

Charming animation with a twist on an age old tale. The storks have long-stopped delivering babies, but one day they find themselves with an order for a bundle of joy.

Read the SAMDB review of Storks.

Friday, 22 June 2018

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105, at 20:00

Sing

Year: 2016
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane.
Directors: Garth Jennings, Christophe Lourdelet
Genres: Animated, Comedy.
Rating: PG

A furry cast of stars feature in this animation. A struggling theatre owner holds a singing competition that becomes bigger than he imagined.

Read the SAMDB review of Sing.

Sunday, 24 April  2018

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105, at 17:05

Reef 2, The High Tide

Year: 2012
Cast: Audrey Wasilewski, Rob Schneider, Jack Mullins
Directors: Mark A.Z. Dippé, Taedong Park.
Genres: Family, Animated.
Rating: PG

In the sequel to the entertaining animated film, the hero Pi returns, but this time he is faced with a foe that might be too much for him to handle on his own.

Monday, 25 June 2018

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105, at 17:25

A Bug’s Life

Year:1998
Cast: Kevin Spacey, Dave Foley, Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
Directors: John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton.
Genres: Animated, Adventure, Comedy.
Rating: FAM

A great animation for both kids and adults. A misfit ant decides to take a stand and recruits other bugs to help him fight to save his colony from a group of grasshoppers.

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105, at 17:22

Angry Birds Movie

Year: 2016
Cast: Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Danny McBride.
Directors: Clay Kaytis, Fergal Reilly.
Genres: Animated, Action.
Rating: PG

A great animation based on the hit video game. An island with happy, flightless birds is visited by mysterious pigs and the only angry bird on the island is suspicious of them.

Read the SAMDB review of Angry Birds Movie.

Thursday, 28 June 2018

M-Net Movies Smile, DStv Channel 105, at 18:07

Alice Through the Looking Glass

Year:2016
Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter.
Director: James Bobin
Genres: Family, Fantasy.
Rating: PG13

Mia Wasikowska and Johnny Depp take you back to that wondrous land. This time she battles her enemies to save the Mad Hatter

Read the SAMDB review of Alice: Through the Looking Glass.

Sunday Line-up on M-Net Movies Action+, DStv Channel 106

Sunday, 3 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action+, DStv Channel 106, at 20:30

Bastille Day

Year:2016
Cast: Idris Elba, Richard Madden, Charlotte Le Bon.
Director: James Watkins
Genres: Action, Drama.
Rating:16VNL

Idris Elba and Richard Madden embark on a dangerous high stakes game of espionage. A con artist and a former CIA agent become unlikely partners in a deadly anti-terrorist mission.

Sunday, 10 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action+, DStv Channel 106, at 20:00

Extraction

Year:2015
Cast: Bruce Willis, Kellan Lutz, Gina Carano.
Director: Steven C. Miller
Genres: Action, Thriller.
Rating:16VNL

Bruce Willis, Kellan Lutz and Gina Carano bring the pain in this hard-hitting movie. An agent goes rogue to rescue his father from a terrorist group threatening to destroy the US.

Sunday, 17 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action+, DStv Channel 106, at 20:00

Wild Card

Year: 2015
Cast: Jason Statham, Michael Angarano, Dominik García-Lorido.
Director: Simon West
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama.
Rating:16VNL

This tightly-wound thriller starring Jason Statham, follows the story of a tough bodyguard who lands in hot water with the mob after he goes after one of their own.

Read the SAMDB review of Wild Card.

Sunday, 24 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action+, DStv Channel 106, at 20:00

Parker

Year:2013
Cast: Jason Statham, Jennifer Lopez, Michael Chiklis.
Director: Taylor Hackford
Genres: Action, Crime, Thriller.
Rating:16VL

Jason Statham and a stunning Jennifer Lopez star in this action-packed film about betrayal and revenge. A professional thief is betrayed and left for dead by his crew.

Sunday Line-up on M-Net Movies Action, DStv Channel 110

Sunday, 03 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action, DStv Channel 110, at 20:00

Death Fighter

Year: 2016
Cast: Matt Mullins, Don Wilson, Cynthia Rothrock
Director: Toby Russell
Genre: Action
Rating: 16V

Vengeance is on the cards in this non-stop action drama. A cop teams up with a mercenary to get revenge on the killers who murdered his partner.

Sunday, 10 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action, DStv Channel 110, at 20:00

Speed

Year: 1994
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock
Director: Jan de Bont
Genre: Action
Rating: 13VL

Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock take you on a pulsating, suspenseful ride in this action epic. A cop must stop a bomb exploding aboard a bus by keeping its speed above 50 mph.

Sunday, 17 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action, DStv Channel 110, at 20:00

Game Of Death

Year: 2011
Cast: Wesley Snipes, Aunjanue Ellis, Zoë Bell
Director: Giorgio Serafini
Genre: Action
Rating: 16VL

A gruesome thriller filled with death. A group of teens lives become bound to a board game by blood, forcing them to kill each other in order to survive.

Sunday, 24 June 2018

M-Net Movies Action, DStv Channel 110, at 20:00

High Crimes

Year: 2002
Cast: Jim Caviezel, Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd
Director: Carl Franklin
Genre: Thriller
Rating: 16V

Jim Caviezel, Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman run this law drama. A woman’s world is shattered when she discovers her husband’s been living a lie after he’s arrested for war crimes.

Sunday Line-up on M-Net Movies All Stars, DStv Channel 111

Sunday 3 June 2018

Mr. Right

M-Net Movies All Stars, DStv Channel 111 at 20:00

Year:2015
Cast: Anna Kendrick, Sam Rockwell, Tim Roth.
Director: Paco Cabezas.
Genres: Action, Comedy, Romance.
Rating:16VL

Anna Kendrick and Sam Rockwell make for an odd and deadly couple in this action romcom. A woman, getting over a break up, falls for the perfect guy, he just happens to be a hitman.

Sunday 10 June 2018

Fool’s Gold

Year:2008
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Kate Hudson, Donald Sutherland.
Director: Andy Tennant.
Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy.
Rating:13VNL

Oscar-winner Matthew McConaughey leads an all-star cast in this action-filled romcom. The search for a lost treasure rekindles a married couple’s love for each other.

Read the SAMDB review of Fool’s Gold.

Sunday 17 June 2018

Ray

M-Net Movies All Stars, DStv Channel 111 at 20:00

Year:2015
Cast: Jamie Foxx, Regina King, Kerry Washington.
Director: Taylor Hackford.
Genres: Drama, Biography.
Rating:16

Jamie Foxx gives an Oscar winning performance in this biographical drama. A child with an extraordinary talent suffers a tragedy but his music eventually takes the world by storm.

Sunday 24 June 2018

Tarzan 3D

M-Net Movies All Stars, DStv Channel 111 at 20:00

Rating:PG13V

M-Net Movies Zone is packing punches with an action packed line up Sunday Nights this June

Sunday 3 June 2018

M-Net Movies Zone, DStv Channel 139, at 20:00

Bus 657

Year:2015
Cast: Robert De Niro, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Dave Bautista.
Director: Scott Mann.
Genres: Crime, Action, Thriller.
Rating:16VL

Robert De Niro is a man you don’t want to cross in this intense action thriller. A father, desperate to save his sick daughter, forms a crew to steal from a ruthless casino owner.

Sunday 10 June 2018

M-Net Movies Zone, DStv Channel 139, at 20:00

Submerged

Year:2015
Cast: Jonathan Bennett, Talulah Riley, Rosa Salazar.
Director: Steven C. Miller.
Genres: Action, Thriller,
Rating:16VL

A young woman and her friends must battle the elements, and a group of kidnappers, in order to survive in this intense thriller that will have you on the edge of your seat.

Sunday 17 June 2018

M-Net Movies Zone, DStv Channel 139, at 20:30

American Heist

Year:2014
Cast: Hayden Christensen, Adrien Brody, Jordana Brewster.
Director: Sarik Andreasyan.
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama.

Hayden Christensen is sucked into the greed filled crime world in this heist movie. Trying to escape the life, he’s reluctantly pulled back in by his brother.

Rating:16VSL

Sunday 24 June 2018

M-Net Movies Zone, DStv Channel 139, at 20:00

Redemption

Year:2014
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama.
Rating:16VNL

Hayden Christensen is sucked into the greed filled crime world in this heist movie. Trying to escape the life, he’s reluctantly pulled back in by his brother.

By Andrew Germishuys

Founder of SAMDB, Andrew has worked full time in the film industry since the early 2000's. He has trained as an actor, completing his LAMDA Gold Medal, and attending many courses in Cape Town acting studios, with masterclasses with some of the international industries top directors, producers and filmmakers.

Working as an actor and armourer in the film and television industry have given Andrew a great balance of skills across the board when it comes to the entertainment industry.

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