Movies on Showtime 04th - 11th January
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January 04 to January 11
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The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) Biography / Comedy / Drama
Starring Will Smith, Thandie Newton, Jaden Christopher Smith, Dan Castellaneta and Zuhair Haddad. Directed by Gabriele Muccino.
Chris Gardner has big dreams for him and his family but it doesn't seem to come together for him. Chris has an opportunity to be a stock broker but first he has to go through a grueling internship which means no pay. Chris decides to do it but when his wife leaves and he is evicted, he has to take care of his son on his own. So they find themselves sometimes living on the street and struggling to get by. But Chris is determined to make it.
Marie Antoinette (2006) Biography / Drama / History
Starring Kirsten Dunst, Jason Schwartzman, Asia Argento, Rip Torn and Molly Shannon. Directed by Sofia Coppola.
When betrothed to King Louis XVI, the naïve and beautiful, Austrian-born Marie Antoinette enters the opulent French court, which is steeped in conspiracy and scandal. Without guidance, adrift in a dangerous world, the young girl rebels against the isolated atmosphere of Versailles and becomes France's most misunderstood monarch. Stripped of her riches and finery, imprisoned, and ultimately beheaded...
The Kid & I (2005) Comedy
Starring Tom Arnold, Eric Gores (II), Shannon Elizabeth, Linda Hamilton and Richard Edson. Directed by Penelope Spheeris.
Bill Williams is a down-and-out actor who is unexpectedly hired to write a sequel a la "True Lies," the action film that made him famous more than a decade ago. When Bill learns that his co-star is Aaron Gorman, a rich kid with no acting experience, what appeared to be the chance for a major comeback turns into a series of outlandish complications. As they embark on a journey of outrageous misadventures,...
The Holiday (2006) Comedy / Drama / Romance
Starring Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Jack Black and Eli Wallach. Directed by Nancy Meyers.
Iris is in love with a man who is about to marry another woman. Across the globe, Amanda realizes the man she lives with has been unfaithful. Two women who have never met and live 6000 miles apart, find themselves in the exact same place. They meet online at a home exchange website and impulsively switch homes for the holiday. Iris moves into Amanda's L.A. house in sunny California as Amanda arrives...