9.00 / RUN TIME
Zombie Pride Day
Zombie Pride Day is celebrated at the same time as director George A. Romero’s birthday. This celebration came about as a tribute to the character who revolutionized horror cinema with Night of the Living Dead, the independent film that marked a before and after in horror cinema history. The channel complements these congratulations with a special program dedicated to films about zombies, ghosts and the living dead of all kinds. Planned titles include Night of the Living Dead, The Legion of Soulless Men, Darkness, KM 31, The Phantom of the Opera and Fragile.
15.15 / Movistar Sport
6 Nations Rugby 2023
The best rugby tournament in the world, the 6 Nations, faithfully returns to its annual appointment in a World Cup year with Movistar Plus+. From February 4th to March 18th, the six colossuses of the northern hemisphere will fight for the coronation of the new king of Europe over five exciting days. France comes after the brilliant Grand Slam success in 2022. Ireland, number 1 in the world, emerges as the strongest contender and wants to put the XV del Gallo under pressure. England finish third in the race and come to the 6 Nations with many doubts. Scotland and Wales are waiting, landing with the idea of being decisive and with the cheerleading gang for the tournament. Kieran Crowley’s Italy are looking to build on the foundation of 2022, the year they beat Wales and Australia. On this first day, Wales meets Ireland (Movistar Deportes, 15.15) and England meets Scotland (Movistar Deportes, 17.45).
15.30 / Be crazy
“The Bridge on the River Kwai”
The Bridge on the River Kwai. United States, 1957 (155 minutes). Directed by David Lean. Cast: William Holden, Alec Guinness.
During World War II, British prisoners build a bridge to connect the Bangkok train to the Rangoon train. On the day of the inauguration, an American soldier, a British commander and a Canadian lieutenant manage to blow it up. This Oscar-winning film opens with this storyline, written by Michael Wilson and Carl Foreman from a novel by Pierre Boulle and masterfully directed by the great David Lean. A whole classic.
15.40 / Four
“The Treasure of the Amazon”
The decline. United States, 2003 (104 minutes). Director: Peter Berg. Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Christopher Walken, Ewen Brenner, Rosario Dawson.
Based on the off-beat comedy Very bad things, filmmaker Peter Berg made this conventional jungle adventure starring Dwayne Johnson, a muscular blockbuster actor whose second job in the cinema world was bringing the Scorpion King to life. Beautiful landscapes and lots of action for a jungle adventure in the middle of the Amazon jungle.
17.00 / Neox
‘Romeo Must Die’
Romeo must die. United States, 2000 (109 minutes). Directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak. Cast: Jet Li, Aaliyah, Isaiah Washington, Russell Wong.
After working on Lethal Weapon 4, Chinese actor Jet Li made his starring debut in this conventional action film, which marked the first film as director of veteran Polish cinematographer Andrzej Bartkowiak (Prizzi and Speed). Video clip aesthetics, kicks, shots and other genre-typical arguments for a predictable action exercise produced by Joel Silver, responsible for hits like The Matrix and Die Hard.
18.30 / DZAN
Madrid derby at the Metropolitan
With very different dynamics, one is third in LaLiga and comes from beating Osasuna in Pamplona and the other has lost the last five games and is in the relegation zone, Atlético de Madrid and Getafe perform in the metropolitan area. In addition, three other First Division matches will be played, Espanyol – Osasuna (DAZN, 2:00 p.m.), Elche – Villarreal (Movistar La Liga, 4:15 p.m.) and Betis – Celta (Movistar La Liga, 9:00 p.m.) . .
20.00 / Be crazy
“Harper, Private Investigator”
harpers United States, 1996 (116 minutes). Directed by Jack Sight. Cast: Paul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Robert Webber, Shelley Winters.
Jack Smight was able to rediscover the spirit of the classic film noir in this wonderful film that stands out for the excellent work of its protagonists, cinematographer Conrad Hall, and with a surprising and complicated screenplay that does not lack a few doses of disillusionment and skepticism. Very good.
21.30 / 1
Primary care, ICU, in “Weekly Report”
In its first report of the evening, Informe semanal addresses the lack of staff and resources in this important public health service, which has led to mobilizations and protests in almost all autonomous communities since last summer. It also analyzes the music genre of reggaeton. Later, in the report El perreo unstoppable from reggaeton, the program takes an interest in the generational phenomenon that is gripping the music industry and crossing borders. Reggaeton was born more than 20 years ago in a suburb of Puerto Rico and has conquered the world with artists like Bad Bunny, J. Balvín, C. Tangana and Quevedo.
21.45 / The sixth
The housing problem in Spain
This week, laSexta Xplica analyzes the housing problem in Spain: skyrocketing mortgages, skyrocketing rents, speculation, vulture funds, evictions, gentrification… The program, directed by José Yélamo, with its usual group of collaborators and guests, will try to respond to a question so simple how complicated, is housing a right or a problem?
22.00 / Telecinco
Hidden Numbers. USA, 2016 (127 minutes). Directed by Theodore Melfi. Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kevin Costner.
Up until the tense decade of the 1960s, marked by the Cold War, the space race and the struggle for civil rights in the United States, filmmaker Theodore Melfi (also co-author with Allison Schroeder) moved to set the scenes for it interesting adaptation from the book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly. With a tight cast and well-knit plots, it tells the true story of three African-American women (real human calculators) who are vital in NASA’s space race against the Soviet Union.
22.00 / 1
Final of the Benidorm Fest 2023
After the second semi-final this Thursday, the eight artists who will move into the final of the Benidorm Fest 2023, the Spanish pre-selection for the election of the Eurovision representative, have already been determined. Karmento will open the performances of the candidates. After her, viewers will attend the numbers of Megara, Alice Wonder, Fusa Nocta, Agoney, Blanca Paloma, José Otero and Vicco, responsible for closing the contestants’ performances. Mónica Naranjo, Inés Hernand and Rodrigo Vázquez will moderate this gala where the jury (50%) will be composed of Nina, Christer Bjorkman, Nicola Caligiore, Tali Eschkoli, Katrina Leskanich, William Lee Adams, Irene Valiente and José Juan Santana- and the audience (50%) choose the new Spanish representative of the festival.
22.00 / Be crazy
total recall United States, 1990 (108 minutes). Directed by Paul Verhoeven. Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin, Sharon Stone.
After considering the likes of David Cronenberg and Bruce Beresford, Paul Verhoeven was commissioned to adapt the novel by Philip K. Dick, the author who inspired Ridley Scott to write Blade Runner. A spectacular futuristic exercise that includes stunning Oscar-winning special effects. He also received nominations for sound and sound effects.
22.00 / Neox
“The Stranger Within You”
The brave. United States, 2007 (120 minutes). Director: Neil Jordan. Cast: Jodie Foster, Terrence Howard, Nicky Katt.
Directed by the ever-effective Neil Jordan, this meticulous drama is presented, unraveling dramatic moments and action as the protagonist (Jodie Foster-turned-into a kind of urban vigilante) digs deeper into the darkest side of her city (New York). . and herself.
22.15 / four
“The Jungle 4.0”
Live free or die hard. United States, 2007 (130 minutes). Directed by Len Wiseman. Cast: Bruce Willis, Justin Long, Maggie Q.
The always boisterous and risky Bruce Willis once again follows in the footsteps of the always wayward John McClane, this time to try to stop some cyberterrorists who are attempting to infiltrate all of the United States government’s computer systems and wreak havoc on the country. No news, but it achieves its main goal of entertaining.
23.00 / AMC BREAK
Joe Biden Visits “Jay Leno’s Garage”
AMC BREAK will exclusively premiere the episode starring US President Joe Biden from Jay Leno’s Garage. In the final part of season seven, Biden will exceptionally drive his own car, a job that was banned from senior US executives for safety reasons after the assassination of John F. Kennedy. He will get behind the wheel of his 1967 Corvette C2 Sting Ray Convertible, a very special car for the leader as it was a wedding present from his parents. At the age of 80, the President will use his car at 120 miles per hour in an endurance test against Michael Powell, son of Colin Powell, who will try to beat the ruler aboard a 2015 Corvette Sting Ray.
23.50 / The 2
‘Thematic Night’ by Three Divas
This week’s theme night paints the captivating portraits of three divas. Sofia Loren is one of the most famous actresses of all time. A living myth that has earned Hollywood respect from the ’50s to the present day. Another film diva, Anita Ekberg, symbolizes the dolce vita era like no other, but the famous Trevi Fountain scene hides a life in decline. Finally, Monica Bellucci, who succeeds the Swedish actress and model and puts herself in her shoes in front of the cameras in the documentary The Girl in the Fountain.
24.00 / #0
“Mississippi Is Burning”
Mississippi is burning. United States, 1988 (121 minutes). Directed by Alan Parker. Cast: Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand.
The murder of three activists fighting for racial integration in a Mississippi River town, a fact that actually happened, helped acclaimed filmmaker Alan Parker (Birdy) film this interesting social protest. Excellent work by Willem Dafoe, rather than an over-the-top Gene Hackman, in an ambiguous intrigue with a touch of denunciation.
0.15 / Be crazy
Cape Fear. United States, 1991 (122 minutes). Director: Martin Scorsese. Starring: Robert de Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange.
Irregular remake of the attractive 1962 film Cape Terror by J. Lee Thompson. The remake was an overly confusing psychological thriller which, despite a wonderful performance by Nick Nolte, did not reach the level expected by both the producers and its famous director, Martin Scorsese had. However, it contains scenes of great interest.
1.04 / Hollywood
“When the River Rises”
The river. United States, 1984 (113 minutes). Directed by Mark Rydell. Cast: Mel Gibson, Sissy Spacek, Shane Bailey.
Mel Gibson was trying to prove that he was more than capable of his eternally tough role in Mad Max. Mark Rydell, director of In the Golden Pond, directed, among other films, this light-hearted rural drama that tells the troubles of a couple deeply attached to the land they farm. Emotionally grateful characters and beautiful scenery helped this film earn four Oscar nominations. Pretty.
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