Sky Select

November 16 to November 22



Satellite: Astra
Position: 19 east
Frequency: 11719H, 11758H, 11797H, 12031H & 12070H
Programming hours: 24 hour



Act Of Valor

Starring Roselyn Sanchez, Alex Veadov, Jason Cottle and Nestor Serrano.
A team of Navy SEALs is dispatched on an international manhunt after discovering a deadly terrorist plot against the United States. The men of Bandito Platoon must stop the attack before its execution kills and injures thousands of innocent American civilians, including their own families. Act of Valor tells the very real stories of how soldiers are forced to balance their duty to their country with the their commitment to their families at home.

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African Cats (Im Reich der Raubkatzen)

An epic true story set against the backdrop of one of the wildest places on Earth, African Cats captures the real-life love, humor and determination of the majestic kings of the savanna. The story features Mara, an endearing lion cub who strives to grow up with her mother’s strength, spirit and wisdom; Sita, a fearless cheetah and single mother of five mischievous newborns; and Fang, a proud leader of the pride who must defend his family from a once banished lion.

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The Amazing Spider-Man

Starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott, Irrfan Khan, Martin Sheen and Sally Field.
When his parents leave young Peter Parker to stay with his Uncle Ben and Aunt May, little does he realize he'll never see them again. As he grows older, despite being a social outcast at high school, Peter (Andrew Garfield) develops a crush on his beautiful classmate, Gwen Stacy (Emma Stone), with whom he shares a love of science. Peter discovers a briefcase that belonged to his father, which inspires him to find out more about his parents and why they left him. His investigation leads him to Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner, whose villainous alter-ego is The Lizard. When Peter is accidentally bitten by a radioactive spider in a lab, he discovers he has super human abilities and decides to put them to good use.

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A Thousand Words (Noch tausend Worte)

Starring Eddie Murphy, Kerry Washington, Cliff Curtis, Clark Duke and Allison Janney.
Jack McCall (Eddie Murphy) is a literary agent who has a way with words, often using them to get what he wants, even if it means stretching the truth a little. To teach him a lesson, a spiritual guru grants Jack a thousand words to use however he wishes. But Jack will have to choose his words wisely because when they run out, so will his life.

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The Avengers

Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Samuel L. Jackson and Cobie Smulders.
When the Tesseract, a cube of pure energy with the power to destroy the Earth, is stolen by the nefarious God of Mischief, Loki (Tom Hiddleston), S.H.I.E.L.D. leader Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) embarks on a daring recruitment effort spanning the globe to assemble a team of the world's most powerful superheroes to get it back. Captain America (Chris Evans), Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) and The Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) are brought together to stop Loki. But unfortunately, it'll take more than just assembling them to save the world from the brink of destruction. First they'll have to learn to work together as a team, despite their individual struggles - like Captain America learning to adjust to life in the 21st century after being frozen for 70 years, Thor's internal conflict about going up against his evil brother, Loki, and Bruce Banner, who is trying to keep his raging alter ego under control.

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Battleship

Starring Liam Neeson, Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgård, Rihanna , Brooklyn Decker, Hamish Linklater, Tadanobu Asano and Josh Pence.
Based on Hasbro's classic naval combat game, an international Navy fleet becomes the planet's last line of defense when an alien species called The Regents attempts to invade Earth to build a power source in the ocean. Lieutenant Alex Hopper (Taylor Kitsch) is assigned to the ship USS John and winds up commanding the team responsible for repelling the invaders before it's too late. In the daunting mission, Hopper must also try to live up to the potential his brother Stone (Alexander Skarsgard) and his fiancée's father, Admiral Shane (Liam Neeson), expect of him.

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Dark Shadows

Starring Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Eva Green, Jonny Lee Miller, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jackie Earle Haley and Bella Heathcote.
In 1752, Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp) was living the good life as a wealthy English playboy, master to Collinwood Manor. However, when he broke the heart of vindictive witch, Angelique (Eva Green), he was turned into a vampire and imprisoned in a tomb for nearly 200 years. When he's accidentally freed in 1972, he finds the world a much different place. His Maine manor is now in ruins and inhabited by his dysfunctional descendants, all harboring twisted family secrets. Can Collins adust to the times and his new family?

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The Devil's Double

Starring Dominic Cooper, Ludivine Sagnier, Philip Quast, Raad Rawi, Mimoun Oaissa, Khalid Laith, Dar Salim and Nasser Memarzia.
Raised in a wealthy household in Baghdad, Latif Yhia had Saddam Hussein's eldest son Uday as a classmate. Their resemblance was remarked upon. Years later Latif was summoned to Hussein's palace and ordered to be sadistic Uday's body double. When he refused, he was imprisoned and tortured. When his family was also threated, he decided to cooperate. After extensive training, Latif became Uday's double in 1987.

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Die vierte Macht

Mit Rade Serbedzija, Moritz Bleibtreu, Kasia Smutniak, Mark Ivanir und Cosima Shaw.
Der Berliner Szenejournalist Paul Jensen (Moritz Bleibtreu) kommt nach Moskau, um bei einem Boulevard-Magazin zu arbeiten. Schnell lernt er die schöne Russin Katja kennen. Sie ermutigt Paul, einen politisch motivierten Nachruf in seinem Magazin zu lancieren. Eine Aktion, die ihm mächtige Feinde verschafft und ihn in Lebensgefahr bringt.

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Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark

Starring Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce and Bailee Madison.
Sally Hurst (Bailee Madison), a lonely, withdrawn child, has just arrived in Rhode Island to live with her father Alex (Guy Pearce) and his new girlfriend (Katie Holmes) at the 19th-century mansion they are restoring. While exploring the sprawling estate, the young girl discovers a hidden basement, undisturbed since the strange disappearance of the mansion's builder a century ago. When Sally unwittingly lets loose a race of ancient, dark-dwelling creatures who conspire to drag her down into the mysterious house's bottomless depths, she must convince Alex and Kim that it's not a fantasy - before the evil lurking in the dark consumes them all.

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Five-Year Engagement (Fast verheiratet)

Starring Jason Segel, Emily Blunt, Rhys Ifans, Chris Pratt, Alison Brie and Kevin Hart.
A year after Tom Solomon (Jason Segel) and Violet Barnes (Emily Blunt) begin dating, he proposes. They start planning the wedding, but when Violet receives the opportunity to work at the the University of Michigan, she has to relocate for two years and they put off their marriage for the time being. Tom leaves his job as a sous chef to go with her, but in Michigan, he can only land a job in a deli while his best friend Alex (Chris Pratt) not only gets the promotion that should have been Tom's, but gets married. When Violet is offered a promotion, meaning she'll need to stay at the university for a few more years, the wedding is put off again. The five-year period gives Tom and Violet time to question whether they are really meant to be married after all.

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The Grey

Starring Liam Neeson, Frank Grillo, Dermot Mulroney, Dallas Roberts, Joe Anderson, Nonso Anozie and James Badge Dale.
A team working on an oil drilling station in the Arctic gets word that the company is flying them back to Anchorage for a break. Less than an hour into the flight, they fly into a blizzard and the plane goes down. The are only a handful of survivors, one of whom is Ottway (Liam Neeson), who wants nothing more but to get back home to the woman he loves. He takes charge and leads the men in an attempt to survive the bitter cold. They start a fire for warmth but soon notice they're surrounded by a pack of huge wolves, who are closing in on them.

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Haywire

Starring Gina Carano, Michael Fassbender, Ewan McGregor, Channing Tatum, Antonio Banderas, Michael Douglas and Bill Paxton.
Hired out by a contractor to various global entities, Mallory Kane (Gina Carano) is a highly trained operative who takes on dangerous assignments that governments can't authorize. Following a successful mission to free a journalist held hostage in Barcelona, Mallory travels to Dublin on her next assignment. While there, she's double crossed and left for dead by a member of her own agency. Having survived the attack, Mallory realizes she's the target of skilled assassins and she needs to make use of every skill she has in order to stay alive, while trying to find out the reason behind her attempted assassination.

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Hellraiser: Revelations

Starring Daniel Buran, Stephan Smith Collins, Steven Brand, Jolene Andersen, Nick Eversman and Jay Gillespie.
When two hard partying friends set Pinhead free during a road trip to Mexico, one tries to cheat damnation by trading bodies with an innocent. Meanwhile, the Cenobites seek penance by staking a claim on the souls of his friend's terrified family.

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Immortals (Krieg der Götter)

Starring Mickey Rourke, Stephen Dorff, Kellan Lutz, Freida Pinto, John Hurt, Henry Cavill and Isabel Lucas.
A new evil threatens the land eons after the Gods have won their struggle against the Titans. Corrupt with power, King Hyperion (Mickey Rourke) declares war against humanity. Forming a bloodthirsty army of soldiers disfigured by his own hand, Hyperion has scorched Greece in search of the legendary Epirus Bow, a weapon of unimaginable power forged in the heavens by Ares. Only the one who possesses this bow can free the Titans, who thirst for revenge, having been imprisoned deep within the walls of Mount Tartaros since the dawn of time. In the king's hands, the bow would rain destruction upon mankind and annihilate the Gods. But ancient law dictates the Gods must not intervene in man's conflict. They remain powerless to stop Hyperion...until a peasant named Theseus (Henry Cavill) comes forth as their only hope. Secretly chosen by Zeus, Theseus must save his people from Hyperion and his hordes. Rallying a band of fellow outsiders - including visionary priestess Phaedra (Freida Pinto) and cunning slave Stavros (Stephen Dorff) - one hero will lead the uprising, or watch his homeland fall into ruin and his Gods vanish into legend.

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The Iron Lady (Die Eiserne Lady)

Starring Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Anthony Head, Alexandra Roach and Roger Allam.
The story of Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep), who was the Prime Minister of Great Britain. The film opens with Thatcher, a widow in her 80s and goes back through her youth as the daughter of a grocer; her early interest in politics; her years at Oxford through to her 1959 entry into Parliament and the 2005 London terrorist attacks.

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Men In Black 3

Starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin, Jemaine Clement, Michael Stuhlbarg, Alice Eve, Bill Hader, David Rasche, Emma Thompson and Nicole Scherzinger.
Agent J (Will Smith) and Agent K (Tommy Lee Jones) are assigned the task of monitoring extra-terrestrial activity on Earth. Things get strange when J can't find K, then finds out his friend has been dead for over 40 years. In an attempt to save young Agent K's (Josh Brolin) life, Agent J travels back in time to 1969 to stop his murder.

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Pusher

Starring Richard Coyle, Bronson Webb and Agyness Deynn.
Spanish director Luis Preito’s Pusher follows a week in the life of a choleric drug dealer named Frank (Richard Coyle). The film is an English-language remake of Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn’s 1996 Danish crime drama of the same name. Preito switches up the original film’s Copenhagen setting, and now has Frank living as a big-time drug dealer in London. Frank’s life is an intermittent adventure of drugs and cheap thrills, but almost as quickly as this wild ride takes off, we see it come to an excruciating halt when Frank begins to feel alienated from his fair-weather friends and materialistic lifestyle. The pusher painfully begins to feel his joy and ability to love engulfed by the seedy cut-throat underworld he’s become so deeply involved with, and soon the hazards of his profession cripple him to the core with endless fear.

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Snow White And The Huntsman

Starring Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Ian McShane, Eddie Izzard, Sam Claflin, Ray Winstone, Toby Jones, Stephen Graham, Bob Hoskins, Lily Cole and Eddie Marsan.
When the Evil Queen (Charlize Theron) is told by her mirror that in order to remain the fairest in the land, she needs to eat Snow White's (Kristen Stewart) heart, she orders the Huntsman (Chris Hemsworth) to kill the girl. Instead, he winds up becoming her protector and mentor as they team up to vanquish the queen.

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Stolen

Starring Nicolas Cage, Danny Huston, Malin Akerman, M.C. Gainey, Sami Gayle, Mark Valley and Josh Lucas.
When his estranged daughter is kidnapped, a former master thief (Nicolas Cage) is given just one day to deliver the $10 million ransom. He joins forces with an old partner in crime (Malin Akerman), and together they must pull off one last heist so he can get his daughter back... before it's too late.

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Storage 24

Starring Noel Clarke, Colin O'Donoghue and Antonia Campbell-Hughes.
London is in chaos. A military cargo plane has crashed leaving its highly classified contents strewn across the city. Completely unaware London is in lockdown, Charlie (Noel Clarke) and Shelley (Antonia Campbell-Hughes), accompanied by best friends Mark (Colin O‘Donoghue) and Nikki (Laura Haddock), are at Storage 24 dividing up their possessions after a recent break-up. Suddenly, the power goes off. Trapped in a dark maze of endless corridors, a mystery predator is hunting them one by one. In a place designed to keep things in, how do you get out?

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Wickie auf großer Fahrt

Mit Jonas Hämmerle, Waldemar Kobus, Günther Kaufmann, Valeria Eisenbart und Patrick Reichel.
Wikingerhäuptling Harvar (Waldemar Kobus) wurde entführt. Jetzt muss Sohnemann Wickie (Jonas Hämmerle) das Kommando übernehmen. Der schlaue Junge führt die Männer seines Dorfes Flake in eine aufregende Befreiungsmission. Und beweist dabei, dass man mit Grips weiterkommt als mit Muckis.