Empire State (Mystery), HBO Hits, 8 pm
Cast: Liam Hemsworth, Michael
Angarano, Dwayne Johnson
After failing to get into the Police Academy, Chris Potamitis (Liam Hemsworth) takes up a job as a security guard with the Empire State Armored Truck company. Noticing the lax security measures followed at the company, together with his best friend, Eddie (Michael Angarano), he comes up with an elaborate scheme to rob one of the armoured trucks—making it the largest cash heist in US history. But Chris and Eddie must first outwit James Ransone (Dwayne Johnson), the NYPD detective, as well as local mob bosses. At the end of the movie, it is stated that of the total, there was still $11, a veiled shout out to the budget of the film, $11 million.
I Hate Luv Storys (Comedy/Romance)
Star Gold HD, 6.30 pm
Cast: Imran Khan, Sonam Kapoor Simran Sharma (Sonam Kapoor) loves the idea of romance. Her life seems dreamy, with a perfect fiancé, Raj (Sameer Dattani), and a great job as director to a filmmaker, Veer (Samir Soni), who writes unbelievable love stories. All that changes when Jay (Imran Khan) joins as an assistant. He dislikes love stories and as they get closer, things go downhill when he rejects the idea of them being in love and walks away. Will they eventually get together? Khan had plenty of shirtless and semi-nude scenes in the film
and he even says, “I’ve stripped more than
any of the girls in this film!”
Noah (Drama), HBO Defined, 10 pm
Cast: Russell Crowe, Jennifer
Connelly, Emma Watson
Noah (Russell Crowe), a devoted man, is informed by his grandfather, Methuselah (Anthony Hopkins), that he is the ‘chosen one’. He must take his family and build an ark large enough to support them all. He must also take a breeding pair of each creature along with him. But things get complicated when the wicked Tubal-cain manages to board the ark. The animals seen in the film are ‘slightly tweaked designs of real animals’. No real animals were used in the production at all.