A La Carte TV Listing
June 13 to June 20
Satellite: Astra 1H
Position: 19.2 east
Frequency: 12129 V
Programming hours: 24 hours
Encryptions: Seca 2
(ALC1, 6, 8, 12 & 13)
Avec Mathilde Seigner, Pascal Elbé, Kad Merad, Yves Rénier, Daniel Duval, Annelise Hesme, Constance Dollé, Carole Richert, Marie Bunel et Jobby Valente.
Abandonné par sa femme, le patron d'une minoterie trouvre refuge auprès de ses deux amis d'enfance, qui connaissent, eux aussi, des problèmes personnels. Claire, César et Baptiste se connaissent et s'apprécient depuis l'enfance. Inséparables, ils affrontent les difficultés de la vie. Lorsque la femme de César convoque Claire et Baptiste pour leur annoncer qu'elle quitte son mari, ceux-ci n'ont d'autre choix que d'annoncer la triste nouvelle à leur ami. Celui-ci sombre aussitôt dans une déprime chronique. Baptiste, célibataire malheureux mais gouailleur, cache ses problèmes personnels et engage une call-girl pour consoler César. Celui-ci, qui ignore tout de son initiative, tombe amoureux la séductrice. Claire, qui tente de connaître le nom de sa mère qui a accouché sous X, dissimule elle aussi ses préoccupations. César et Baptiste décident de l'aider discrètement, mais se révèlent maladroits. Bon an mal an, le trio se dispute, se réconcilie, se cherche et se quitte, entre disputes et éclats de rire.
Starring Al Pacino, Alicia Witt, Leelee Sobieski, Amy Brenneman, Deborah Kara Unger, Ben McKenzie and Neal McDonough.
Dr. Jack Gramm (Al Pacino) is a college professor who moonlights as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI. When Gramm receives a death threat claiming he has only 88 minutes to live, he must use all his skills and training to narrow down the possible suspects, who include a disgruntled student, a jilted former lover and a serial killer who is already on death row, before his time runs out.
Body Armour (Protection Rapprochée)
Starring Til Schweiger, Chazz Palminteri, Lluís Homar, Gustavo Salmerón, Cristina Brondo, Khan Bonfils and Louis Decosta Johnson.
Ace bodyguard John Ridley and his team are protecting Presidential candidate Governor Lonsdale at a rally in California when a Sniper opens fire. Ridley takes out the sniper but when he reaches his downed man, he turns to see an assassin pointing a gun at Lonsdale's head. The assassin taunts Ridley and shoots him. With Ridley down, the assassin turns and kills Lonsdale with one shot. The assassin lets Ridley live. Four years later. Ridley is a shell of his former self and has given up being a bodyguard. Mark Graver, Ridley's old boss, pays him a visit at the community center where Ridley now works. Graver offers Ridley a job protecting a big government witness that specifically asked for Ridley's protection. The witness, Lee Maxwell, is in Barcelona awaiting extradition. When Ridley arrives at the hotel to meet him, he is shocked and enraged to find that Maxwell is the assassin who killed Lonsdale 4 years ago. Graver gives Ridley his objective. He must keep Maxwell alive for 3 days until he testifies. The criminal organisation that Maxwell will soon expose gathers for a secret meeting. Maxwell knows their names and faces, so he must be killed before he testifies.
Day Of Wrath (Jour De Colère)
(ALC4, 7, 9 & 14)
Starring Christopher Lambert, Blanca Marsillach, Brian Blessed, James Faulkner and Phyllida Law.
During the tumultuous Spanish Inquisition, a 16th Century Spanish sheriff presiding over a provincial city attempts to solve a gruesome series of murders in this period thriller starring Christopher Lambert. When a number of high-ranking nobles are found viciously slaughtered with large letters carved into their chests, it's up to haggard-but-honest lawman Ruy de Mendoza (Lambert) to crack the case. As he gets ever closer to the elusive killer, however, it soon becomes obvious that there is much more at stake than Mendoza originally thought, and that his relentless quest for the truth could very well cost him his life if he's not careful.
Evan Almighty (Evan Tout-puissant)
Starring Steve Carell, Morgan Freeman, Lauren Graham, John Goodman, John Michael Higgins, Jimmy Bennett, Wanda Sykes, Jonah Hill and Molly Shannon.
Polished, preening newscaster Evan Baxter (Steve Carell) is the next one anointed by God to accomplish a holy mission in this sequel to Bruce Almighty. Newly elected to Congress, Evan leaves Buffalo behind and shepherds his family to suburban northern Virginia. Once there, his life gets turned upside-down when God (Morgan Freeman) appears and mysteriously commands him to build an ark. But his befuddled family just can't decide whether Evan is having an extraordinary mid-life crisis or is truly onto something of Biblical proportions.
I Now Pronounce You Chuck And Larry
Starring Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Jessica Biel, Ving Rhames, Steve Buscemi, Dan Aykroyd and Rob Corddry.
Chuck Ford (Adam Sandler) and Larry Allensworth (Kevin James) are the pride of their fire station: two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Salt-of-the-earth widower Larry wants just one thing: to protect his family. His buddy Chuck also wants one thing: to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in that favor big time when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. Easy. Nobody will ever know. But when an overzealous, spot-checking bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Forced to improvise as love-struck newlyweds, Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a hilarious charade of domestic bliss under one roof. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure, the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family.
La Vérité Ou Presque
(ALC2, 5 & 11)
Avec Karin Viard, André Dussollier, François Cluzet, Brigitte Catillon, Julie Delarme, Sam Karmann, Liliane Rovère et Antonio Interlandi.
Un professeur de littérature fait la connaissance d'une femme mariée. Bien que beaucoup de choses les opposent, ils commencent à travailler ensemble. Sur l'invitation de Thomas, Vincent, professeur de littérature et auteur de biographies d'artistes méconnus, se rend à Lyon pour donner une série de conférences. C'est ainsi qu'il fait la rencontre d'Anne, journaliste pour une télévision locale. C'est aussi pour Vincent l'occasion de rassembler des informations au sujet d'une chanteuse de jazz lyonnaise, décédée il y a plusieurs décennies, dont il souhaite retracer la vie dans son prochain livre. Vincent éveille l'intérêt d'Anne, qui propose de réaliser un documentaire sur le sujet. Les méthodes de travail de la journaliste effrayent l'auteur, qui refuse de collaborer avec elle et rentre à Paris
Starring Kevin Costner, Demi Moore, Dane Cook, William Hurt, Marg Helgenberger, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Danielle Panabaker, Aisha Hinds and Lindsay Crouse.
Consider Mr. Brooks. A successful businessman. A generous philanthropist. A loving father and devoted husband. Seemingly, he's perfect. But Mr. Brooks has a secret - he is an insatiable serial killer, so lethally clever that no one has ever suspected him - until now. Earl Brooks (Kevin Costner) is a man who has managed to keep his two incompatible worlds from intersecting by controlling his cunning, wicked alter ego Marshall (William Hurt). But now, as Mr. Brooks succumbs to one last murderous urge, an amateur photographer (Dane Cook) witnesses the crime. Suddenly Brooks finds himself entangled in the dark agenda of an opportunistic bystander, as well as hunted by the unorthodox and tenacious detective Tracy Atwood (Demi Moore). Can Mr. Brooks outsmart his adversaries and conceal his shocking double life from his wife (Marg Helgenberger) and daughter (Danielle Panabaker) or will someone expose his crimes and his identity once and for all?
Pirates Of The Caribbean: At World's End
(ALC1 & 4)
Starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Geoffrey Rush, Naomie Harris, Stellan Skarsgård, Alex Norton, Jack Davenport, Bill Nighy, Chow Yun-Fat and Keith Richards.
In the third movie of the series, we find our heroes Will Turner (Orlando Bloom), Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley) allied with Captain Barbossa (Geoffrey Rush) in a desperate quest to free Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) from his mind-bending trap in Davy Jones’ locker, while the terrifying ghost ship, The Flying Dutchman and Davy Jones, under the control of the East India Trading Company, wreaks havoc across the Seven Seas. Navigating through treachery, betrayal and wild waters, they must forge their way to exotic Singapore and confront the cunning Chinese Pirate Sao Feng (Chow Yun-Fat). Now headed beyond the very ends of the earth, each must ultimately choose a side in a final, titanic battle ... as not only their lives and fortunes, but the entire future of the freedom-loving Pirate way, hangs in the balance.
The Simpsons Movie
Homer Simpson is used to alienating people, but nothing compares to the level of animosity he's inspired with his most recent foul-up: polluting the river with toxic waste from the nuclear power plant. Now, Homer's been fired and the citizens of Springfield forced to evacuate in this first-ever big-screen outing for Matt Groening's animated clan.
Starring Kate Beckinsale, Luke Wilson, Frank Whaley, Ethan Embry, Scott G. Anderson and Mark Casella.
A young newly wed couple have to stay overnight in a motel due to a car breakdown. They soon realise that all is not well and that the room is rigged with cameras and other recording equipment. It appears that if they want to survive they will have to find a way out of the room without alerting those who are watching.