TV Talk

TV Talk

Troubled by enemies

Tune in to ‘Crank’ on WB at 5.32 pm on October 1. Chev is a professional hitman working for a group of criminals. His girlfriend Eve has no clue about this and Chev plans to quit his job soon. This does not go too well with the criminals and they get a killer to inject slow poison into Chev. He rushes to keep his heart-rate up so that the poison does not have any adverse effect. He also has the responsibility to keep Eve safe while he kills his enemies. The movie stars Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Efren Ramirez, Dwight Yoakam and Glenn Howerton.

Led by superpowers

Sony Pix airs ‘Spider-Man 2’ at 6.19 pm on October 1. Peter Parker is disappointed with the fact that his superhero alter-ego is alienating him from the people he loves.
His best friend Harry is burning over his father’s death at the hands of Spidey. His girl friend Mary Jane is fed up of Pete’s inability to commit to a relationship with her. As the spider-man, he has to deal with a new enemy, Otto Octavius, a fusion engineer whose experiments make Peter’s life miserable. Watch the film to see how he deals with his problems. The movie stars Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Alfred Molina and Rosemary Harris.

Action-packed trip

Catch ‘Rush Hour 3’ on HBO at 9.38 am on October 1. In this action sequel, an attempt to murder Ambassador Han fails. Inspector Lee and detective Carter are assigned the case as they head to Paris to protect a French woman, who possess some important information. Lee has a personal problem with Chinese criminal mastermind Kenji who turns out to be Lee’s long lost brother. Their race with time takes Lee and Carter around Paris as they fight against the world’s deadliest criminals. The movie stars Chris Tucker, Jackie Chan, Max von Sydow, Hiroyuki Sanada and Yvan Attal.

A tough night

Catch ‘Gone in 60 Seconds’ on Star Movies at 11.09 pm on October 1. Car thief Randall Raines quits doing criminal activities.

Six years later, after auto theft goes down drastically in his neighbourhood, his brother Kip Raines takes over the job. He is employed by the car broker Raymond Calitri. One night, Kip messes up stealing cars and Randall is called back to the life he got out of. His mission: steal 50 luxurious cars in Los Angeles in just one night and deliver them within the given time or never see his brother again.

So Randall, with the help of a longtime friend, reassembles his old crew to pull off the mission. The only problem is from the police department. Can the team pull this assignment off? The movie stars Nicolas Cage, Giovanni Ribisi, Angelina Jolie, Robert Duvall and Will Patton.