MOVIES NOW is up for a whole lot of celebrations this August

~ Catch four mega hits this month on MOVIES NOW ~



National,July 26th2013:MOVIES NOW brings viewers the best of Hollywood blockbusters this August!With four blockbusters-The Last Airbender,Karate Kid, X Men: First Classand the premiere of Michael Jackson’sThis is it on MOVIES NOW, the excitement this August just escalated to a whole new level! With a blockbuster to celebrate every occasion, MOVIES NOW is sure to keep you entertained with the best on Friendship Day and Independence Day, as well as a fitting tribute to The King of Pop.


MOVIES NOW presentsThe Last Airbender as the Super Movie of the Month on 10thAugust at 11pm. With spectacular martial arts stunts and stunning visual effects, M Night Shyamalantells the tale of a 12 year old boy who is the last hope for restoring peace in a world of anarchy.


The Mega Movie in August is the timeless story of the Karate Kid on 17th August at 11pm. In this latest installment, Jackie Chan and Jaden Smith make a dynamic team as the legendary martial arts icon trains the passionate Jaden Smith to prepare for his biggest test yet. Catching the attention of audiences all over the world, this movie hit box office earnings of over $176 million.


In a MOVIES NOW Xclusive, X Men: First Class links the stories behind the great X Men before they joined forces to fight for a greater cause. Releasedin India in the 4 major languages, this popular blockbuster soon created a cult of its own. Don’t miss this movie on 24th August at 11pm.


Premiering this month on MOVIES NOW on Thursday 29th August at 11pm, This is it,is a blockbuster film on the greatest entertainer of all time - Michael Jackson. Capturing his rehearsals for his last scheduled concert series, this highest grossing concert movie is a tribute to the iconic King of Pop.


Starting 1st August, MOVIES NOW will also get your pulse racing with the cult Anaconda series, with all 4 editions, Anaconda 1; Anaconda 2: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid; Anaconda 3: The Offspring and Anaconda 4: Trail of Blood airingevery Thursday at 11pm till 22nd August.


With two important occasions in August, MOVIES NOW celebrates Friendship Day and Independence Day with some stellar programming. With entertaining titles that are sure to get you nostalgic about your gang of best buddies, MOVIES NOW presentsHangover, Due Date, Saving Silverman, Harold & Kumar and the second installments of the Sex and the City and Alvin and the Chipmunks. Sit back and let MOVIES NOW redefine Friendship Day, with this fabulous line-up all day long on 4th August.


On Independence Day, watch Men of Honour with stories on courage and honour. Catch Constantine, Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Die Another Day and The Departedthat is sure to keep action enthusiasts’ adrenaline pumping.



Catch all this and a whole lot more of Hollywood’s best only on MOVIES NOW — Hollywood in HD!





MOVIES NOW — Hollywood in HD, is India’s first High Definition English Movie channel, with Stunning Pictures in 1080i & Awesome 5.1 Surround Sound.


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