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Ocean’s Twelve (Drama), Movies Now, 9 pm
Cast: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon

Daniel Ocean (George Clooney) and the gang have already pulled off a successful heist. They’ve managed to rob Terry Benedict’s (Andy Garcia) casino of $160 million. He is fuming and threatens to throw them in jail if he doesn’t get the money back. So Rusty (Brad Pitt) goes to Amsterdam to get them jobs. Will they manage to get the money back? Bruce Willis, who does a cameo in the film, was initially considered to play Daniel Ocean.


Valentine’s Day (Romance), 1.30 pm Romedy Now
Cast: Jessica Alba, Bradley Cooper

Florist Reed Bennett (Ashton Kutcher) proposes to his girlfriend Morley (Jessica Alba) on Valentine’s Day. She accepts, much to the surprise of Reed’s friends Alphonso (George Lopez) and Julia Fitzpatrick (Jennifer Garner). She, however, changes her mind later and leaves Reed. Will they reunite? Jeniffer Aniston, Sandra Bullock and Jodie Foster all turned down the role of Captain Kate Hazeltine (a woman Bradley Cooper bumps into).


Last Samurai (Action), HBO Hits, 8 pm
Cast: Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe

In Japan, Civil War veteran Captain Nathan Algren (Tom Cruise) trains the Emperor’s troops to use modern weapons as they prepare to defeat the last of the country’s samurais. But when he is captured by one, he becomes intrigued by the samurais’ traditions of code and honour. Tom Cruise trained very hard for the film. He learned swordplay and took up Japanese language lessons.


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