Movies on Showtime 23rd / 30th November
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November 23 to November 30
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Cinema 1 and 2
Deck the Halls (2006) Comedy / Family
Starring Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick, Kristin Chenoweth, Kristin Davis and Alia Shawkat.
Directed by John P. Whitesell.
This holiday comedy is centered around two neighbors in a small New England town who go to war when one of them decides to decorate his house with a so many Christmas lights that they are visible from space. The neighborhood is turned upside down as the families try to discover the true meaning of Christmas.
The Covenant (2006) Action / Horror / Thriller
Starring Steven Strait, Sebastian Stan, Laura Ramsey, Taylor Kitsch and Toby Hemingway.
Directed by Renny Harlin.
In 1692, in the Ipswich Colony of Massachusetts, five families of powerful witches commit to a covenant of silence to protect themselves against the witch hunters, but one of the families transgress their pact and is banished from their lands. Along the centuries, the power and the covenant are transmitted through their descendants and when the eldest son is eighteen years old, he ascends to a higher power. However, the use of magic addicts and if used in excess, ages the warlock. In the present days, four wizards teenage friends are in high school and their leader Caleb Danvers is close to his eighteenth birthday and consequently to ascend. He has just met Sarah Wenham and they are dating, when the appearance of darkling and supernatural dreams haunt the group. Sooner they find an evil warlock, descendant of the fifth ancient family that wants to strip Caleb's power.
Flyboys (2006) Action / Adventure / Drama / Romance / War
Starring James Franco, Jean Reno, David Ellison, Martin Henderson and Jennifer Decker. Directed by Tony Bill.
In 1914, "The Great War" --WWI--began in Europe. By 1917, the Allied powers of France, England, Italy and others were on the ropes against the German juggernaut. Some altruistic young Americans disagreed with the war. They volunteered to fight alongside their counterparts in France; some in the infantry, some in the Ambulance Corps. A handful of others had a different idea: they decided to learn how...
Wicked Little Things (2006) Horror
Starring Lori Heuring, Scout Taylor-Compton, Chloe Grace Moretz and Geoffrey Lewis. Directed by J.S. Cardone.
Recently widowed Karen Tunny and her two daughters, Sarah and Emma, move to a remote mountain home which Karen has inherited from the family of her late husband. However, she is unaware that the home is situated near an old mine, the site of an early 20th century tragedy in which many children were buried alive...
Mercenary for Justice (2006) (V) Action / Drama / Thriller
Starring Steven Seagal, Jacqueline Lord, Luke Goss and Adrian Galley. Directed Don E. FauntLeRoy.
Seagal plays a CIA covert operative who is forced into helping a team of mercenaries stage a jailbreak for a wealthy client when his best friend's wife and son are kidnapped by the same mercenaries. All the while the CIA are in pursuit in an attempt to silence Seagal.