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Forced into a dangerous assignment

Watch ‘Transporter 3’ on HBO at 6.53 pm on June 18. In this movie, Frank (played by Jason Statham) has to take the assignment of transporting Valentina  and a package all the way from Marseilles to Odessa on the Black Sea.

Valentina happens to be the kidnapped daughter of Leonid Vasilev, who is the head of the Environmental Protection Agency for Ukraine. Both of them have been forced to wear bracelets to ensure that they never stray more than 75 feet from the car — if they do, they will face a blast. The movie also stars Francois Berleand, Robert Knepper, Natalya Rudakova and Eriq Ebouaney.

Forging her own path

Tune in to ‘Brave’ on Star Movies at 5.03 pm on June 18. In this film, determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom.
Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse. Voices in this animated movie are provided by Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly, Emma Thompson, Julie Walter and Robbie Coltrane. It is directed by Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman.

The life of an assassin

 Catch ‘Wild Target’ on Zee Studio at 9 pm on June 18. The movie stars Bill Nighy, Emily Blunt, Rupert Grint, Rupert Everett and Eileen Atkins. This movie is about Victor, a lonely hitman who comes from a family of trained assassins.

The story explores his relationship with his hard-as-nails mother and her fears that he might be gay. Victor’s life is turned upside down when he is commanded to kill a swindler named Rose, who for some reason, he is unable to assassinate. Catch the movie to find out what happens next.

Putting up a charade

In ‘The Fantasticks’, Bellamy (played by Joel Grey) and Hucklebee (essayed by Brad Sullivan) are good friends and neighbours who are keen that their children — Luisa (portrayed by Jean Louisa Kelly) and Matt (played by Joey McIntyre) respectively — get married. But both men feel that their offspring will not listen to them. That’s when they pretend to feud.

They even go as far as to build a wall between their houses. Watch the film to see whether their plan works. It airs on MGM at 3.30 pm on June 18.