This July, be dazzled as CinemaWorld brings the luxury and undoubted beauty of France to your evenings, all from the comforts of your own home.
CinemaWorld is the first and only pan-Asia movie channel which offers mainstream programming that is fresh, unique, and different. It provides best of movie entertainment from the world’s best storytellers – compelling, award-winning movies, box-office successes, critics’ favorites that cross boundaries and cultures.
In celebration of their National Day, CinemaWorld will fill your Wednesday nights, every 9:00 PM, with all things French – from the language, to the culture and to the love – with “A French Soire”.
LA MAISON DU BONHEUR (A HAPPY HOME)
Charles (Danny Boon, also the director of the movie), a skinflint husband, at last, decides to be generous to his wife, Anne (Michele Laroque), by offering her the gift of a country house. But he cannot refrain from doing it cheaply and therefore chooses to work with a dubious real estate agent and bungling workmen, who turns his surprise into a nightmare. Starring Danny Boon, catch A Happy Home this July 3, at 9:00 PM.
NE LE DIS À PERSONNE (TELL NO ONE)
When his wife is brutally murdered by a serial killer, Alex’s (François Cluzet) world falls apart. Eight years later, he receives an e-mail with footage of a woman resembling his beloved wife Margot (Marie-Josée Croze) filmed in real time. Could she really be his wife? Find out the truth behind what really happened, in this French Box Office Hit, and critically acclaimed movie that won four Cesar Awards on July 10, at 9:00 PM.
LE DERNIER GANG (MASKED MOBSTERS)
As small-time thieves turned big-time bank robbers, for Simon (Vincent Elbaz) and his gang, the only way to go was up. Capable of emptying a series of vaults under the noses of the police, how long will this bunch of inseparable friends be able to avoid a bloody shootout, stand the boredom of exile in the sun, and keep romance in their lives while constantly on the run? Don’t miss the action of Masked Mobsters this July 17, at 9:00 PM.
UN BALCON SUR LA MER (A VIEW OF LOVE)
Happily married with a daughter, Marc is a successful real estate agent in Aix-en-Provence. One day, he has an appointment with a mysterious and attractive buyer that he later realizes is Cathy, the girl he fell in love with growing up in Oran, Algeria, before he and his family fled for their lives during the French Colonial Regime. Marc and Cathy spend the night together, then she is gone again. But Marc's mother tells him Cathy never made it out of Algeria alive. Starring Oscar winning actor and one of France’s biggest names Jean Dujardin, watch out for A View of Love on July 24, at 9:00 PM.
ENVOYES TRES SPECIAUX (SPECIAL CORRESPONDENTS)
With the war in Iraq intensifying, a prominent radio journalist (Gerard Lanvin) and his technician (Gerard Jugnot) pretend to report live from Baghdad, after losing their plane tickets and money. As the duo hide out in the Barbes area of Paris, in an attempt to pull off the ultimate scam, the listeners tune in awaiting the latest word from the front lines of the war. Directed by Frederic Auburtin of French Romantic Comedy Paris, Je T’aime, witness the amusing adventure of Special Correspondents this July 31, at 9:00 PM.
Want to catch more French movies? Thriller Fridays will feature Black Butterfly on July 5, Hostages on July 12, and Obssessions on July 19, all at 11:00 PM. Saturday Festival Picks will be headlined by Eden Is West on July 6, at 9:00 PM. While Sunday See The World will show Welcome Aboard on July 7, and Safari on July 14, all at 9:00 PM.
CinemaWorld is available in Metro Manila on Cable Link on channel 301, and on SkyCable HD on channel 184.