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Exodus: Gods and Kings (Action/ Adventure), Star Movies, 9 pmA�CAB
Cast: Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Ben Kingsley
Based on the biblical story, it begins withA�Moses (Bale) fighting alongside his a�?brothera��,A�Ramses (Joel Edgerton), the prince of Egypt.A�The high priestess predicts that one of themA�will save the othera��s life and become a leader,A�and sure enough Moses saves Ramses fromA�being killed. But they soon find themselves onA�opposite sides after Moses discovers that he isA�a Jew and was adopted by the king. AppalledA�by the condition of the slaves in the kingdom,A�Moses defies Ramses and leads six lakh ofA�them to a new land. In order to prepare for hisA�role, Bale read The Bible, Quran and booksA�like the Legends of the Jews and Moses, a Life.

Holiday: A Soldier is Never Off Duty (Action/ Thriller), Zee Cinema, 9 pmA�CAB1
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Govinda
Virat Bakshi (Kumar), a military intelligenceA�officer, comes home to Mumbai for aA�vacation. While travelling on a bus, heA�notices a suspicious individual trying toA�avoid being searched for a missing wallet.A�Upon interrogating him, Bakshi learns heA�is part of a terrorist group plotting aA�series of bomb blasts in the city. As BakshiA�follows the trail, foils the plot and managesA�to capture the terrorists, the leader of theA�terrorist cell comes after his colleaguesA�and their families. The movie is a remakeA�of the 2012 Tamil blockbuster, Thuppakki,A�starring Vijay.

Cinderella, (Romance/ Fantasy), Star Movies Select, 9 pmA�CAB2
Cast: Lily James, Richard Madden, Cate Blanchett
Making its television premiere, Cinderella is based on the popularA�fairy tale and finds Ella (James) leading a hard life as a housemaid inA�her own home, after the death of her father. When she cana��t take anyA�more of her stepmothera��s ill treatment, she runs off into the woods,A�where she meets Prince Kit. But the two part ways without learningA�each othera��s names. Smitten by Ella, Kit organises a grand ball hopingA�to meet her one more time. But Cinderellaa��as she is called by herA�stepmothera��is forbidden from attending it. Over 10,000 SwarovskiA�crystals were placed on Jamesa�� hair and the blue ball gown.

Alvin and the Chipmunks ( Musical/ Comedy),Romedy Now, 9 pm
Cast: Jason Lee, David Cross, Cameron Richardson
When the treea��where chipmunksA�Alvin, Simon and Theodore livea��isA�felled and moved to Los Angeles, the
trio find themselves in the big city.A�Initially wary, a struggling songwriter,A�David Seville (Jason Lee),A�takes them in after realising they
have a talent for singing. WhenA�Seville introduces the trio toA�records executive, Ian HawkeA�(David Cross), he signs them on andA�sends them on a world tour, despiteA�the veta��s warning that the chipmunksA�are overworked.A�Meanwhile, Seville develops a bond with the three andA�tries to save them from Hawkea��s greed. The movie has threeA�sequels: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel,A�Chipwrecked and The Road Chip.

Terminator Genisys, (Sci-Fi /Action) HBO, 1 & 9 pm
Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke, Emilia Clarke
The fifth sequel in the Terminator movie series, this one revolvesA�around the final offensive against Skynet, in 2029, by John Connor
(Clarke). However, using their new time machine, the artificial intelligenceA�system sends a terminator to the year 1984 to kill Connora��s mother,
Sarah (Clarke). But in that year, Guardian (Schwarzenegger) joinsA�Sarah to destroy the terminator with acid, while Connor persuades hisA�mother to travel to 2017, where Skynet is known as Genisysa��a soon-tobe-A�unveiled operating system that would change the face of mankind.
This is the only film in the Terminator series where Schwarzenegger isA�addressed as the Guardian and not Terminator.

Black Friday, (Action), Star Gold HD, 10.30 pmcaB4
Cast: Kay Kay Menon, Pavan Malhotra, Aditya Srivastava
Based on the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts, Black Friday chroniclesA�the events preceding the attack, and followingA�the communal riots and the policeA�investigations. When a small-time crook isA�arrested, he also reveals information about theA�impending blasts. The police, initially dismissingA�his allegations, are shocked when theA�bombs go off. What follows is a bloody riot,A�which leaves over 1,500 dead and the propertiesA�of gangster Tiger Memon (Malhotra)A�destroyed. Soon the police realise there isA�more to it than just communal violence.A�Due to its controversial content, BlackA�Friday was originally banned byA�the Censor Board



 

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