TV Talk

A fight to bring back peace

The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian’ airs on Star Movies at 6.14 pm on October 9. A whole year after conquering the White Witch, the Pevensie siblings — Lucy (Georgie Henley), Edmund (Skandar Keynes), Peter (William Moseley) and Susan (Anna Popplewell) — return to Narnia. They find out that more than 1,300 years have gone by in Narnia time and the Golden Age is well past. Narnia has been conquered by humans and the evil King Miraz (Sergio Castellitto) is in charge. Determined to never give up his power, Miraz has driven all the magical creatures into exile.

He is also plotting to kill his nephew, Prince Caspian (Ben Barnes) who is the rightful heir to the throne. Watch the film to see how Prince Caspian teams up with the Pevensies to bring back peace and prosperity to Narnia.

From dilapidated to show stealer

For over 60 years, the VW Beetle has held the record for the most popular car ever sold.

With the highest number of enthusiasts scattered across the world, Beetle restorations and modifications are endless, with obsessive Beetle owners willing to spend thousands of dollars to restore or modify their pride and joy.

The show ‘Beetle Crises’ follows VW restoration experts Steve Rea and Rich Henwood, as they take on their most ambitious project yet — to turn a dilapidated 1971 VW Beetle, which they bought for just 150 pounds, into the ultimate show stealer. Catch the show on Turbo at 8.30 pm on October 9.

Deadly fight on wheels

In ‘Thunderbolt’, Foh (Jackie Chan) is a motor mechanic who runs a family business along with his father and two sisters. He takes a master course with a motor manufacturer in Japan. Foh also helps the police by checking illegally upgraded cars. Warner aka Cougar (Thorsten Nickel) is a psychotic racing driver. One day, he races past Foh and some policemen. Foh manages to outrace Cougar and stops him. Cougar is put behind bars but soon breaks out. He kidnaps Foh’s sisters in revenge. Watch the film to see how Foh manages to get his sisters back to safety. It airs on WB at 6.44 pm on October 9.

High on her success

Zarin Roshan Khan, who is popularly known as Gopidadi in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, is flying high on her success right now.

She has Gul Bano on Doordarshan to her credit, besides Kasturi, ‘Crime Patrol’ and Khwaish. Zarin, who had made her debut with Ek Aurat Hazaar Deewane and seen in Rowdy Rathore in the song Chintata, says that she was pleasantly surprised when she was recognised in Dubai and realised that her character is as popular as Dadisa in Balika Vadhu or Amma ji in Na Aana Iss Des Lado. Zarin also feels there is a big difference between the small and the big screen, since television is a 24-hour job.

Counting cards in Vegas

The movie ‘21’ stars Jim Sturgess, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Laurence Fishburne and Aaron Yoo. Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at MIT in Boston.
Ben wants to study medicine at Harvard, but learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for the four to five years of schooling as he comes from a poor, working-class background.

But one evening, Ben is introduced by his unorthodox math professor Micky Rosa to a small but secretive club of five — students Jill, Choi, Kianna, and Fisher, who are being trained by Professor Rosa in the skill of card counting at blackjack.

Intrigued by the desire to make money, Ben joins his new friends on secret weekend trips to Las Vegas where, using their skills of code talk and hand signals, they have Ben make hundreds of thousands of dollars at casino after casino.
Watch the movie on Zee Studio at 10.30 pm on October 9.

(TV SHOW TIMINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)




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