Posted On » July 11 - 17, 2012 (Volume:10 / Issue 80)
Film – Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides at 4.45pm on OSN Movies HD
Flamboyant pirate captain Jack Sparrow finds himself in a bit of a bind when he is lured onto Blackbeard’s ship by a woman from his past, the mysterious Angelica. He’s not sure if it’s love or if she’s a ruthless con artist who’s using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. Embarking on an unexpected journey, from shambling zombies to beautiful mermaids, Jack doesn’t know who to fear more, Blackbeard or Angelica.
Series – Two Broke Girls at 6pm on OSN Comedy
Max works as a waitress in a Brooklyn diner. Caroline is a rich girl with an Ivy League degree who loses everything when her con artist father is sent to prison. She gets a job working at the diner alongside Max and a few colourful characters such as Mr Han, the owner, and Garrett Morris. Max has a soft side and reluctantly welcomes Caroline into her life and her home.
Series – Jane by Design at 8pm on OSN First / OSN First HD
After teenager Jane is mistaken for an adult, she lands a job at a large retail company. She finds herself struggling to juggle her life as a high school student and an assistant to a high-powered executive in the world of fashion. Jane lies to her brother, who is also her guardian, but confides in her best friend. Jane knows she must hide her true identity at work because she may lose more than just her dream job.
Film – Faster at 7pm on OSN Cinema
After 10 years in prison, Driver has a singular focus – to avenge the murder of his brother during the botched bank robbery that led to his imprisonment. Now a free man with a deadly to-do list in hand, he’s finally on his mission. However, he’s got two men hot on his trail – a veteran cop just days from retirement and a young egocentric hitman with a flair for killing and a newfound worthy opponent. It’s a do or die race to the list’s finish as the mystery surrounding his brother’s murder deepens and new details emerge along the way hinting that Driver’s list may be incomplete.
Series – The Doctors at 7pm on MBC 4
Travis Stork, emergency room physician and former reality TV show contestant, hosts a talk show focusing on fitness and health issues. With a team of medical professionals on the discussion panel, they tackle a variety of different health-related topics and answers questions from the audience as well as viewers at home.
Series – The Mentalist at 1.45pm on MBC Action
Patrick is a psychic who discovers his wife and daughter have been murdered by a serial killer named Red John. Patrick joins the California Bureau of Investigation as a consultant to the team investigating the case. Using his mentalist tricks, he is able to close a number of cases but his illegal methods also land him in hot water with the chief of the department. Meanwhile, the hunt for Red John continues.
Film – Life-Size at 7pm on MBC MAX
After the death of her mother, Casey is unhappy and begins to drift from her father. She finds a magic spell book which she uses to try and bring her mother back to life. Instead, she finds she’s given a new meaning to the phrase ‘living doll’ when she brings her toy, Eve to life. Eve is excited to be alive but has a lot to learn about living in the real world and Casey doesn’t know if she has the patience to teach her.