Title: Invictus (2009)

Format: Film

Genre: Drama, Sport, Historical

Certificate: 12

Platform: Amazon Prime UK

Date Added: 13th July 2017

Cast: Morgan Freeman, Adjoa Andoh, Matt Damon,

Synopsis: This political drama with sports action, is set after the fall of apartheid in Nelson Mandela’s first term in office as president. It explores how he used the 1995 Rugby World Cup, which was hosted by South Africa, to bring blacks and whites together after decades of violence, mistrust and hatred.


Title: The Jungle Book (2016)

Format: Film

Genre: Fantasy

Certificate: PG

Synopsis: A boy is raised by animals in the jungles of India, but his carefree life is threatened by the return of a fierce tiger with a grudge against humans. The youngster faces a difficult choice between remaining with his friends or returning to his own people.

Cast: Idris Elba, Lupita Nyongo, Neel Sethi, Giancarlo Esposito

Time: 7pm

Channel: Sky Cinema Disney

  • Sky: Channels 301–312 (SD/HD); Channels 314, 330–337, 339, 340 (SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channels 401, 403–412 (HD); Channels 402, 431, 433–442 | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channels 301–309, 318, 320, 321 ; Channels 331–341 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • BT: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)


Title: Ride Along 2 (2016)

Format: Film

Genre: Action; Comedy

Certificate: 12A

Synopsis: In this sequel wannabe detective Ben is still trying to impress his fiance’s brother James who still him as a joke. The two partner up and head to Miami to try and bring down a drug ring that is supplying the streets of Atlanta.

Cast: Kevin Hart, Ice Cube, Tika Sumpter

Time: 8pm

Channel: Sky Cinema Comedy

  • Sky: Channels 301–312 (SD/HD); Channels 314, 330–337, 339, 340 (SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channels 401, 403–412 (HD); Channels 402, 431, 433–442 | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channels 301–309, 318, 320, 321 ; Channels 331–341 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • BT: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)


Title: Zoo – Diaspora  (S3/Ep2)

Format: Series

Genre: Sci-fi; Drama

Synopsis: Jackson and Logan uncover a link between hybrid attacks in two major cities, while Abraham’s research into the sterility crisis puts his family in danger and Mitch is interrogated by a woman claiming to be his daughter Clementine.

Cast: Nonso Anozie, Alyssa Diaz

Time: 9pm

Channel: Sky 1

  • Sky: Channel 106 (SD/HD); Channel 130 (+1) On Demand | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  •  Virgin Media (UK): Channel 109 (HD); Channel 110 (On Demand) | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 114; Channel 143 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channel 301
  • WightFibre: Channel 9


Title: Jackie Brown (1997)

Format: Film

Genre: Action

Certificate: 15

Synopsis: An air hostess is arrested for smuggling drugs and money into the US for a local arms dealer. Realising her life may be in danger she leaves jail with a plan to stay one step ahead by playing the criminal and the police off against each other.

Cast: Pam Grier, Samuel L Jackson, Chris Tucker, LisaGay Hamilton

Time: 9pm

Channel: W

  • Sky: Channel 109 (SD/HD); Channel 213 (+1); Channel 245 (SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  •  Virgin Media (UK): Channel 125; Channel 131 (+1); Channel 191 (HD); | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 512 | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)
  • BT: Channel 311; Channel 383 (HD)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channel 311
  • TVPlayer: Watch live (UK only)


Title: Django Unchained (2012)

Format: Film

Genre: Western

Certificate: 18

Synopsis: A slave named Django is tracked down by eccentric German bounty hunter Dr King Schultz, who offers him his freedom in exchange for help bringing three criminals to justice. The unlikely allies continue their partnership after the job is done, and fight to rescue Django’s wife from a sadistic plantation owner and his manipulative house ‘nigger’.

Cast: Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Samuel L Jackson, Dana Gourrier, Ato Essandoh, Sammi Rotibi, Nicole Galicia

Time: 10pm

Channel: 5STAR

  • Freeview: Channel 30; Channel 55 (+1)
  • Freesat: Channel 131; Channel 132 (+1)
  • Sky (UK only): Channel 176 (SD/HD); Channel 190 (+1) | Sky Go: Watch live; (UK and Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media: Channel 151; Channel 186 (+1) | *Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)


Title: Scary Movie 2 (2001)

Format: Film

Genre: Comedy; Horror

Certificate: 18

Synopsis: Teenage survivors of an encounter with a ghost-faced killer end up in college and try to forget the trauma of earlier events – but fate takes a hand when an eccentric college professor bribes them to stay in a haunted house in return for A-grades.

Cast: Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Regina Hall

Time: 12am

Channel: Comedy Central Extra

  • Sky (UK & Ireland): Channel 128; Channel 159 (+1)  | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  •  Virgin Media (UK): Channel 182 | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 134;| Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channel 308
  • WightFibre: Channel 116
  • BT (UK): Channel 308