If you need some distraction from the current state of affairs, here are a few suggestions from tonight’s Sunday movie lineup. Turn to M-Net, M-Net Movies 2 (formerly Action Plus), eTV and SABC 3.
Sunday movie: M-Net – ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’
‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Plot
In Mexico City, a newly modified liquid Terminator, the Rev-9 model, arrives from the future to kill a young factory worker named Dani Ramos.
Also sent back in time is Grace, a hybrid cyborg human who must protect Ramos from the indestructible robotic assassin. But the two women soon find some much-needed help from Sarah Connor and the T-800 Terminator.
On air: Sunday, 13 September, 20:05 on M-Net, Channel 101
‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ trailer
‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ voice cast and characters
- Linda Hamilton as Sarah Connor
- Arnold Schwarzenegger as Cyberdyne Systems Model 101
- Mackenzie Davis as Grace
- Natalia Reyes as Daniella “Dani” Ramos
- Gabriel Luna as Gabriel / Rev-9
- Diego Boneta as Diego Ramos
- Tristán Ulloa as Felipe Gandal
- Alicia Borrachero as Alicia, Carl’s wife.
- Manuel Pacific as Mateo, Carl’s step-son.
M-Net Movies 2 – ‘City of Lies’
‘City of Lies’ Plot
Los Angeles Police Department detective Russell Poole has spent years trying to solve his biggest case – the murders of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur – but after two decades, the investigation remains open.
Jack Jackson, a reporter desperate to save his reputation and career, is determined to find out why. In search of the truth, the two team up and unravel a growing web of institutional corruption and lies.
On air: Sunday, 13 September, 20:00 on M-Net, Channel 106
Watch: ‘City of Lies’ trailer
‘City of Lies’ main cast and characters
- Johnny Depp as Russell Poole, Megan’s husband and a retired LAPD detective.
- Forest Whitaker as Jackson (“Jack”), a journalist who teams with the cop to find the truth.
- Rockmond Dunbar as Dreadlocks
- Neil Brown Jr. as Rafael Pérez, a corrupt LAPD officer
- Xander Berkeley as Edwards
- Shea Whigham as Detective Frank Lyga
- Wynn Everett as Megan Poole, Russell’s wife.
- Toby Huss as Detective Fred Miller, Poole’s partner
- Louis Herthum as City Attorney Stone, a city attorney who defends Poole on trial.
- Shamier Anderson as David “D. Mack” Mack, a corrupt LAPD officer.
Sunday movie: eTV – ‘Mechanic II’
‘Mechanic Resurrection’ Plot
Living undercover in Brazil, master assassin Arthur Bishop springs back into action after an old enemy kidnaps the woman he loves. To save her life, Bishop must kill an African warlord, a human trafficker and an arms dealer.
When things don’t go exactly as planned, Bishop turns the tables on the people who forced him out of retirement.
On air: Sunday, 13 September, 20:00 on eTV
Watch: ‘Mechanic Resurrection’ movie trailer
‘Mechanic Resurrection’ cast and characters
- Jason Statham as Arthur Bishop
- Jessica Alba as Gina Thornton
- Tommy Lee Jones as Max Adams
- Michelle Yeoh as Mei
- Sam Hazeldine as Riah Crain
- John Cenatiempo as Jeremy
- Toby Eddington as Adrian Cook
- Femi Elufowoju Jr as Marlon Krill
Sunday movie: SABC 3 – ‘Unfaithful’
When Edward innocently learns that his wife Connie has lied to him about an affair, suspicion propels him to uncover the devastating details of her infidelity.
Tormented by the knowledge, he confronts her lover, only to discover a level of rage within himself that he could never have imagined.
On air: Sunday, 13 September, 21:30 on SABC 3
Watch: ‘Unfaithful’ movie trailer
- Richard Gere as Edward Sumner
- Diane Lane as Constance “Connie” Sumner
- Olivier Martinez as Paul Martel
- Erik Per Sullivan as Charlie Sumner
- Chad Lowe as Bill Stone
- Dominic Chianese as Frank Wilson
- Erich Anderson as Bob Gaylord
- Michelle Monaghan as Lindsay
- Kate Burton as Tracy
- Margaret Colin as Sally
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