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Modern take on a classic

Watch ‘The Three Musketeers’ on February 11 at 11.21 pm on HBO. The movie stars Matthew Macfadyen, Milla Jovovich, Luke Evans, Helen George, Christian Oliver and Ray Stevenson. The movie is about the hot-headed young D’Artagnan and three former legendary — but now down on their luck — musketeers.

They must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.

Sought after by colleges

Johnny Be Good’ is a comedy about a star high-school jock and how every major college in the United States attempts to recruit him and other promising football stars — illegally — by promising them free booze, willing cheerleaders, hard cash, Learjets and no homework. The movie stars Anthony Michael Hall, Robert Downey Jr, Paul Gleason, Uma Thurman and Jennifer Tilly.

Tune in to ‘Johnny Be Good’ on MGM at 7.30 pm on February 11.

Tackling the drug problem

American Gangster’ stars Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Josh Brolin and Lymari Nadal. Frank Lucas is a powerful and respected member of the social elite. Intelligent and observant, Lucas is responsible for the widespread drug addiction running rampant on the streets of Harlem. Detective Richie Roberts is an outcast cop and a womanising boor — but is also the only cop willing and capable to take on the burgeoning drug problem. ‘American Gangster’ is an epic crime drama which analyses the social milieu of Harlem and raises thought-provoking questions on the pursuit and validity of the American dream. Catch the flick on Zee Studio at 4.40 pm on February 11.

In the nick of time

Tune in to Ek Veer Ki Ardaas — Veera on Star Plus at 10.30 pm on February 11. In this episode of the show, Veera is rescued from the school just in time. But despite this, she goes into a severe trauma after that. What will Ranvi do? Catch the show to find out.

Consequences of the past

A History of Violence’ stars Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris, Aidan Devine, Bill McDonald, William Hurt and Ian Matthews.

In this movie, a small-town diner owner’s life is shattered by the arrival of shadowy thugs, who claim he is a part of their past.

The film is about Tom Stall (played by Viggo Mortensen), a quiet restaurateur who is forced to resort to violence after he is accosted by goons who claim to know him and attempt to rob his diner.

Tom is hailed as a hero — but when more thugs show up, his inconsequential past comes under the spotlight.

Tune in to the movie on WB at 7.10 pm on February 11.

(tv show timings are subject to change)