If you need to unwind but don’t know how to spend your Sunday evening, you’ll be spoilt for choice with the M-Net, Action Plus and eTV schedule. Here are the most popular movie titles in the Sunday lineup.
M-NetMovie – Second Act
Second Act – Plot
Value Shop assistant manager Maya Vargas wants only one thing for her 43rd birthday – a promotion. While her résumé may not scream upper management, her track record certainly does.
Vargas is an innovator who listens to her customers and delivers results. When she loses the job to a college-educated candidate, Maya sets out to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts.
Genre: Comedy, drama, romance
Runtime: 1 h 43 m
Age Restriction: PG-13
On air: Sunday, 29 December, 20:05 on M-Net, Channel 101.
Watch: Second Act trailer
Second Act main cast and characters
Jennifer Lopez as Maya Vargas
Vanessa Hudgens as Zoe Franklin
Leah Remini as Joan
Treat Williams as Anderson Clarke
Milo Ventimiglia as Trey
Annaleigh Ashford as Hildy
Charlyne Yi as Ariana Ng
Alan Aisenberg as Chase
Freddie Stroma as Ron Epson
Dave Foley as Felix Herman
Larry Miller as Weiskopf
Dierdre Friel as Big Ant
Lacretta as Suzi Teplitsky
Dan Bucatinsky as Arthur
Movies Action – The Last Stand
The Last Stand Plot
Once a narcotics officer in the LAPD, Ray Owens (Arnold Schwarzenegger) has settled into a peaceful life as sheriff of Sommerton Junction, a quiet border town.
But that peace is shattered when Gabriel Cortez, a vicious crime lord, escapes from FBI custody and speeds toward Ray’s town with a band of mercenaries.
Federal agents prepare to capture Cortez, and Ray is at first reluctant to get involved – but he soon finds he must rally his team and take matters into his own hands.
Genre: Action, Thriller
Runtime: 1 h 47 m
Age Restriction: R
On air: Sunday, 29 December, 20:00 on M-Net, Channel 110.
Watch:The Last Standtrailer
The Last Stand main cast and characters
Arnold Schwarzenegger as Sheriff Ray Owens
Johnny Knoxville as Lewis Dinkum
Forest Whitaker as Agent John Bannister
Jaimie Alexander as Deputy Sarah Torrance
Luis Guzmán as Deputy Mike Figuerola
Eduardo Noriega as Gabriel Cortez
Rodrigo Santoro as Frank Martinez
Peter Stormare as Thomas Burrell
Zach Gilford as Deputy Jerry Bailey
Genesis Rodriguez as Agent Ellen Richards
eTVMovie –The Expendables 3
The Expendables 3Plot
Years ago, Barney Ross (Sylvester Stallone) co-founded the Expendables with Conrad Stonebanks (Mel Gibson). After Stonebanks became an arms dealer, Ross was forced to kill him – or so he thought.
Now, Stonebanks is back and he’s on a mission to end the Expendables. Ross decides that the way to fight old blood is with new blood, so he assembles a team of younger, faster, more tech-savvy recruits.
The battle to topple Stonebanks becomes a clash of old-school methods vs. high-tech expertise.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriler
Runtime: 2 h 6 m
Age Restriction: PG-13
On air: Sunday, 29 December, 20:00 on eTV
Watch:The Expendables3movie trailer
The Expendables 3cast and characters
Sylvester Stallone as Barney Ross
Jason Statham as Lee Christmas
Harrison Ford as Max Drummer
Mel Gibson as Conrad Stonebanks
Antonio Banderas as Galgo
Wesley Snipes as Doctor Death
Jet Li as Yin Yang
Dolph Lundgren as Gunner Jensen
Terry Crews as Hale Caesar
Randy Couture as Toll Road
Arnold Schwarzenegger as Trench Mauser
Ronda Rousey as Luna
SABC 3Movie –Last Holiday
The discovery that she has a terminal illness prompts introverted saleswoman Georgia Byrd (Queen Latifah) to reflect on what she realizes has been an overly cautious life.
So Georgia withdraws her life savings and jets off to Europe where she lives like a millionaire. Upbeat and passionate, Georgia charms everybody she meets, including renowned Chef Didier (Gérard Depardieu).
The only one missing from her new life is her longtime crush Sean Matthews (LL Cool J).