Taquilla TV Listing
April 18 to April 25
Satellite: Astra 1C-2C & Hispasat
Position: 19.2 east & 30W
Frequency: 10788V & 11097V (19E) ; 12303V & 11931V (30W)
Programming hours: 24 hours
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Starring Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Elijah Wood, Andy Serkis, James Nesbitt, Ken Stott, Sylvester McCoy and Barry Humphries.
Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) must go on a quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was conquered by the dragon Smaug. Unexpectedly approached by the wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen), Bilbo agrees to join a company of dwarves led by legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. The journey takes them through treacherous lands swarming with goblins and orcs, deadly wargs and giant spiders, shapeshifters and sorcerers and ultimately leads Baggins to find a magical gold ring tied to the fate of all Middle-earth.
Life Of Pi (La Vida De Pi)
Starring Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Tabu , Adil Hussain, Gérard Depardieu and Rafe Spall.
A man named Pi tells a story that occurred when he was 16. When his family decides to move their zoo from India to Canada, Pi winds up as the only human survivor of the tragic sinking of a cargo ship. On the sea in a lifeboat, he's accompanied by the other survivors - a zebra, a hyena, a female orangutan and a 450-pound aggressive Bengal tiger named Richard Parker. Pi tries catching fish to feed the tiger so he won't get eaten himself. When officials from the Maritime department don't believe his story, Pi tells them another one but this time with a slightly different angle.
Paranorman (El Alucinante Mundo De Norman)
Starring Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tucker Albrizzi, Anna Kendrick, Casey Affleck, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Leslie Mann, Jeff Garlin, Elaine Stritch, Bernard Hill, Jodelle Ferland, Tempestt Bledsoe, Alex Borstein and John Goodman.
Norman has never quite been understood by anyone. To most - including his parents and teenage sister - the boy is a peculiar outcast. However, Norman is different thanks to one special skill - he can communicate with the dead. Unfortunately his family and peers just think he's crazy. Despite being made fun of, his skill comes in handy when a centuries-old witch's curse unleashes a group of undead creatures onto his small New England town. Although everyone made fun of him, it turns out Norman is the community's only hope for survival. Norman has to figure out where the curse came from and on top of it all, he's forced to battle ghosts, witches and zombies. To make matters worse, he also has to deal with the ignorant humans who don't understand why he's so special.
Una Pistola En Cada Mano
Con Ricardo Darín, Luis Tosar, Javier Cámara, Leonor Watling, Eduardo Noriega, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Candela Peña y Eduard Fernández.
A pesar de tenerlo todo, J. (Sbaraglia) está bajo los efectos de una gran depresión. En cambio, E. (Fernández), que no posee más que un gato, vive apaciblemente a pesar de haber tenido que volver a casa de su madre. S. (Cámara) intenta volver con su mujer (Segura) dos años después de su ruptura. G. (Darín) recurre a los ansiolíticos para intentar comprender por qué su mujer tiene una aventura. P. (Noriega) pretende seducir a una compañera (Peña). María y Sara (Watling y Guillén Cuervo) intercambian a sus maridos (Mollà y San Juan) con el fin de descubrir sus intimidades. L. (Tosar) es un hombre que llama a su amante con el nombre de su perro. Una radiografía de la vida amorosa de ocho hombres de hoy.
Con Nil Cardoner, Rosa Gàmiz, Àlex Casanovas, Lluís Villanueva, Roberto Álamo, Ana Wagener, Pau Poch, Mireia Vilapuig, Àdam Garcia, Pepo Blasco, Vicente Gil y Pep Tosar.
Durante el otoño del año 2004, Èric Bertrán, un niño de 14 años, crea una web inspirada en Harry Potter y la Orden del Fénix con el fin de defender la lengua catalana. Una noche, treinta guardias civiles de la brigada antiterrorista de Madrid, irrumpen en su casa y lo acusan de terrorismo informático. Su delito: enviar un email a unos supermercados pidiendo el etiquetaje en catalán.
Starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Victor Garber, Tate Donovan, Clea DuVall, Scoot McNairy, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Kerry Bishé, Kyle Chandler, Chris Messina and Titus Welliver.
At the height of the Iranian revolution in 1979, Islamist militants storm the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, taking 52 Americans hostage. Six manage to get away and hide in the home of the Canadian ambassador (Victor Garber), but the solution is temporary because they know - especially with the door-to-door searches - as soon as the militants figure out where they are, they'll be killed. CIA "exfiltration" specialist Tony Mendez (Ben Affleck) comes up with a risky scheme to get them safely out of the country. His plan is to pose as a film producer scouting locations in Iran for an upcoming sci-fi production called Argo. The American hostages, in disguises, will then accompany him out of the country as his film crew. In order to pull it off, Mendez enlists the help of veteran Hollywood producer Lester Siegel (Alan Arkin) and make-up artist John Chambers (John Goodman).
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2
Starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Billy Burke, Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed, Jackson Rathbone, Ashley Greene, Michael Sheen and Dakota Fanning.
Bella (Kristen Stewart) has given birth to a baby girl she names Renesmee, after her mother Renée, and Edward's (Robert Pattinson) adopted mother, Esme. Jacob (Taylor Lautner) bonds with the child and helps the new parents keep the girl safe from his former wolf pack. When the Volturi hear about the child, they assume the Cullens have broken vampire laws and have created a newborn by turning a human child into a vampire child. Alice has a vision showing her that the Volturi are coming to kill them all, and no explanation will be good enough for them. The Cullens summon their vampire friends from around the world to get to know Renesmee so they can prove she's a human/vampire hybrid. When Alice and Jasper disappear, the Cullens fear the worst and try to prepare themselves for an all-out war.
Dans La Maison (En La Casa)
Con Fabrice Luchini, Ernst Umhauer, Kristin Scott Thomas, Emmanuelle Seigner, Diana Stewart, Denis Ménochet, Jean-François Balmer, Fabrice Colson, Bastien Ughetto, Stéphanie Campion y Yolande Moreau.
Un profesor de literatura francesa, desalentado y hastiado por las insulsas y torpes redacciones de sus nuevos alumnos, descubre entusiasmado que, por el contrario, el chico que se sienta al fondo de la clase, muestra en sus trabajos un agudo y sutil sentido de la observación. Este chico, que se siente extrañamente fascinado por la familia de uno de sus compañeros, escribirá, animado por el profesor, una especie de novela sobre esa familia (y también sobre el profesor), en la que es difícil distinguir entre realidad y ficción.
The Oranges (La Hija De Mi Mejor Amigo)
Starring Hugh Laurie, Catherine Keener, Oliver Platt, Allison Janney, Alia Shawkat, Adam Brody and Leighton Meester.
The Ostroff and Walling families are best friends and neighbors, living across the street from each other on Orange Drive. Prodigal daughter Nina Ostroff (Leighton Meester) returns home for Thanksgiving dinner after a five-year absence, newly broken up with her fiancé Ethan (Sam Rosen). Rather than developing an interest in the successful son of her neighbors, Toby Walling (Adam Brody), which would please both families, it's her parents' best friend David Walling (Hugh Laurie) that captures Nina's attention. When the romantic attraction between Nina and David Walling becomes too great to ignore, the lives of the two families are thrown into upheaval. It's not long, however, before the ramifications of the affair begin to work on the other family members in unexpected ways.
The Impossible (Lo Imposible)
Starring Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Tom Holland and Geraldine Chaplin.
Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three sons start their winter family vacation in Thailand, looking forward to exploring the tropical paradise. On December 26, everything changes when a tsunami hits and changes their lives forever.
Playing For Keeps (Un Buen Partido)
Starring Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Uma Thurman, Dennis Quaid, Judy Greer, Noah Lomax, James Tupper, Iqbal Theba, Aidan Potter and Marlena Lerner.
George (Gerard Butler) once had it all - fame, fortune, a professional soccer career and a beautiful wife (Jessica Biel). But when a knee injury forces him off the field for good, he winds up losing more than just his career. His wife takes their young son and leaves because of George's selfish and irresponsible behavior and the fallen star is reduced to making sports casting demo tapes in his guest house just to make ends meet. When the opportunity arises to take over coaching their son's losing soccer team, George takes uses the gig to try and redeem himself. The only problem is, he can't seem to avoid getting caught up in the messed up lives of his players' families - like the father (Dennis Quaid) who throws money at him for favors, the wife (Uma Thurman) who manages to make her way into his bed while he's out, or the mother (Catherine Zeta-Jones) who bribes him into sleeping with her by offering him his dream job. In between trying to stay out of trouble and landing a respectable job with a sports network, George struggles to reconnect with his family, who are already on the brink of losing any faith in him as a father.