The Brothers Grimm (Fantasy / Adventure), HBO Defined, 10 pm
Cast: Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Monica Bellucci
Wilhelm (Matt Damon) and Jacob Grimm (Heath Ledger) travel around Germany, claiming to defeat the supernatural. Unfortunately, the French Army discovers they are con artistes and arrests them. General Delatombe (Jonathan Pryce) promises to set them free if they help find the kidnapper of young girls in a village. But the village is cursed with real magical spells. Damon and Ledger were originally cast in the other’s role, but they petitioned and switched roles.
Highway (Thriller), Star Gold HD, 9 pm
Cast: Alia Bhatt, Randeep Hooda, Durgesh Kumar
Veera Tripathi (Alia Bhatt), the daughter of a politically-connected Delhi tycoon, goes on a drive with her fiancé on the eve of her wedding. They interrupt some mob activity at a gas station and Veera is abducted. As every escape plan of hers is thwarted by the goons, she gradually begins to enjoy the freedom of being away from her cloistered home. As she grows close to her cynical kidnapper, Mahabir Bhatti (Randeep Hooda), she doesn’t want to escape anymore. Highway is adapted from a TV episode of the same name from the anthology series Rishtey, which was aired on Zee TV.
Pizza (Horror), Zee Action, 6.37 pm
Cast: Akshay Oberoi, Parvathy Omanakuttan, Dippanita Sharma
A pizza delivery boy, Kunal (Akshay Oberoi) has a bizarre encounter during one of his delivery runs. Thing get bizzarely strange when he brings pizzas to the address on his list and hands them over the lady of the house (Dippanita Sharma). He realises the house is haunted. Then, to make things worse, his wife Nikita (Parvathy Omanakutta) goes missing. Will he be able to overcome the evil that is living in the shadows of the house? This is a remake of a 2012 Tamil movie of the same name.
Nabar ( Drama), DD National, 10 pm
Cast: Hardeep Singh Gill, Harvinder kaur Babli, Nishwan Bhullar
Nabar is a story with many heroes and is based on the extreme fixation of Punjab’s youth with getting a green card, even at the cost of selling all their assets. The story is about how families are deprived of their livelihood in this pursuit. Hardeep Singh Gill, who plays Surjan Singh, portrays the lead who tries to give his family a better life, while his wife is worried about her son’s marriage. In 2013, it won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film.