Of action and crime

Watch Shoot ‘Em Up on WB on February 17 at 9 pm. The movie stars Clive Owen, Paul Giamatti and Monica Bellucci.

A mysterious man named Smith delivers a baby during a shootout and is then called upon to protect the newborn from ruthless criminals out to kill it in this violent, action-packed crime drama.

Terrific tools

Massive Engines is an exciting series that brings you the world’s biggest and toughest tools like you have never seen before.

Massive, magnificent and worth millions, they can rip through steel buildings, plow through entire mountains and crush and devour vehicles. Each episode explores the use of these massive machines through the eyes of the machine itself and the people who operate them. In this episode, learn how massive trucks are made.

Massive Engines airs on February 17 at 8.30 pm on Discovery Channel. 

Exotic everyday dishes

Pasta, stir-fries, last night’s leftovers. These are the sort of dishes some of us come home to everyday. Dispel that situation with Everyday Exotic as host Roger Mooking injects an exotic twist into everyday meals with one simple ingredient.

Join Roger in this episode as he unleashes the power of the papaya! See Roger master this “obedient ingredient” and show us his one-of-a-kind twist on simple dining staples such as mouth-watering chicken breasts with papaya barbecue sauce, savoury coconut rice and an elegant watercress salad on a bed of fresh papaya because that’s how they do it in the Mooking household. Watch Everyday Exotic — Papaya on TLC on February 17 at 10 pm.

Interesting food trivia

Discovery Science presents Food Detectives on February 17 at 9 pm. Pick up your knives and forks for this truly amazing concoction of lip-smacking food and the ever-curious science.

Hosted by food and wine connoisseur, an eminent author and television personality Ted Allen, Food Detectives will offer culinary expertise mixed with the element of truth.

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