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Exposed to a deadly power

Watch ‘Night of the Comet’ on MGM at 7.15 pm on July 11. A huge comet passes near the earth, vaporising nearly the whole planet.

   Only a few teenagers, who were inside a steel movie projection booth, survive — all those outside were turned to dust. But a few partially-exposed people are now hideous, blood-thirsty zombies and they begin a deadly hunt for the last remaining humans.

   The film stars Robert Beltran, Catherine Mary Stewart, Kelli Maroney, Sharon Farrell, Mary Woronov and Peter Fox.

In touch with aliens

In ‘Contact’, astronomer Dr Ellie Arroway has long been interested in contact with aliens, a love fostered by her father, Ted Arroway, who passed away when she was nine years old leaving her orphaned.

Ellie manages to make contact with the star, Vega, and decodes their messages which contain instructions to make a machine. Will this machine spell the end of the world, or the end of superstitions? Tune in to the film on WB at 4.15 pm on July 11 to find out.

   It stars Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, James Woods, William Fichtner and John Hurt.

Hiding in a convent

Sister Act’ airs on Zee Studio at 9 pm on July 11. Delores (played by Whoopi Goldberg) is a singer who wants to make it big. Vince (essayed by Harvey Keitel) is her boyfriend. After she is convinced that Vince is never going to leave his wife for her, Delores breaks off their relationship. Delores becomes an eye witness to a murder ordered by Vince. When she goes to the police, they want her to live in hiding. For this, they arrange for her to go around as Sister Mary Clarence in a convent. Living in the convent, Delores turns the choir into a fun one that attracts a lot of young people to the church. But how long will it be before Vince finds Delores? Catch the film to find out.

Pushed out of retirement

Watch ‘Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over’ on HBO at 11.47 pm on July 11. Juni Cortez (played by Daryl Sabara) is retired from spying and is doing his best to lead a normal life. But he is not left with a choice but to become a spy once again when his sister Carmen
(essayed by Alexa Vega) is kidnapped by the Toymaker (portrayed by Sylvester
Stallone). She is trapped inside a video game created by the Toymaker.
The only way Juni can get to her is by going into the 3D world himself.
Will Juni be able to rescue Carmen? Catch the film to find out.

(tv show timings are subject to change)

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