|McKenna Roberts and Dwayne Johnson in a scene from ‘Skyscraper: Courage Without Limits’. exposure|
Father’s Day is celebrated on Sunday (13th) and mega pix Couldn’t stay out of this celebration. To honor them, the channel shows a program with six films that are pure adrenaline and also promote an interactive action on social networks. Convinced that The Rock is the ultimate dad and Vin Diesel is the kind of dad who puts family above everything else, Megapix wants to know “What kind of dad are you?” Some answers will be selected and appear in the special break. To participate, simply post and use the hashtag #PaisMegapix.
The program begins at lunchtime, at 12:50, with ‘Sudden Death’, in which Jean-Claude Van Damme plays Darren, a former firefighter who, while taking his children to see a hockey match, One is forced to face the group. Terrorists are threatening to kidnap the Vice President of the United States – who is at the scene. At 2:55 pm, comes ‘Falcao – The Champion of Champions’, one of the greatest hits ever starring Sylvester Stallone. In the plot, the star plays Hawk, a truck driver who has lost his wife and, while trying to get back together with his son, also competes in an arm wrestling championship.
Then, at 4:45 p.m., ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’ is shown. In the film, the protagonist returns to face Nazi forces and must stop them from finding the Holy Grail. For this mission, the archaeologist is accompanied by her father (played by Sean Connery in the film). At 7:10 p.m., ‘Skyscraper: Unlimited Courage’, a film starring Dwayne Johnson as Will Sawyer – the head of security at The Pearl, China’s tallest building, is shown. In the midst of a fire, he must prove his innocence and even save the lives of his family.
At 9 pm, during the megapix session banner, ‘Fast & Furious 8’ took over the channel. In the storyline, Dom (Vin Diesel) returns to crime to stop Cipher (Charlize Theron) from kidnapping his unborn child. Closing out the special at 11:30 pm, comes Deadly Postcards, a feature film in which Jacob (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) tries to find out who killed his daughter.
Sunday, the 13th, from 12:50 p.m.
Sudden Death (1995)
Sunday, the 13th at 12:50 p.m. ET.
Synopsis: When Darren takes his kids to a hockey game attended by the Vice President, the venue is attacked by terrorists. Now, he is the only person who can save everyone.
Director: Peter Hyams
Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Ross Mallinger, Powers Boothe
action |14 years | USA |107′
Falcon – The Champion of Champions (1987)
Sunday, the 13th, 2:55 p.m.
Synopsis: Truck driver Hawk has no contact with his son. When his ex-wife dies, he does everything he can to get close to the boy, even entering an arm wrestling tournament.
Director: Menahem Golan
Starring: David Mendenhall, Susan Blakely, Sylvester Stallone
Action |12 Years |USA| 92′
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Sunday, the 13th at 4:45 p.m. ET.
Synopsis: Indiana Jones again faces the Nazi forces that kidnapped his father and continues his search for the Holy Grail. Now, it is up to the courageous man to save humanity from this dreadful threat.
Director: Steven Spielberg
Starring: Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Alison Doody
Adventure | 14 Years Old | USA | 124′
Skyscraper: Courage Without Limits (2018)
Sunday, the 13th, at 19:10.
Synopsis: Shortly after being appointed head of security for China’s tallest building, Will is accused of burning down the place. He wants to rescue his family trapped in the building as the fire breaks out.
Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Starring: Chin Han, Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Roland Moller
action |14 years | USA | 97′
Sunday, the 13th, at 21:00.
Fast and Furious 8 (2017)
Sunday, the 13th, at 21:00.
Synopsis: Dom and Letty are enjoying their honeymoon when Cipher appears and convinces Dom to return to crime. This causes Letty to gather her old friends to confront them.
Director: F. gary gray
Cast: Charlize Theron, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Kurt Russell, Ludacris, Luke Evans, Michelle Rodriguez, Scott Eastwood, Tyrese Gibson, Vin Diesel
action |14 years | CHN, USA, JPN | 129′