ActionMAX TV Schedule

Listings

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
  • Time
    Show
  • 4 mins ago

    Marked for Death

    Mourning his partner who recently died in the line of duty, Drug Enforcement Administration agent John Hatcher (Steven Seagal) confesses to his old pal Max (Keith David), a high school football coach, that he has decided to retire. Then Chicago drug lord Screwface (Basil Wallace) puts out a hit on Hatcher's family. Now, thirsty for vengeance, this grizzled man of action fearlessly returns to the fray, and, when the skittish Screwface flees to Jamaica, Hatcher and Max are in hot pursuit.

  • 7:00am

    Space Cowboys

    Ageing pilots finally get the chance to fulfil their lifelong dream of travelling into space when they are recruited to prevent a malfunctioning Russian satellite from crashing to Earth. Action adventure, directed by and starring Clint Eastwood. With Tommy Lee Jones, James Garner, Donald Sutherland, James Cromwell and William Devane.

  • 9:15am

    The Sound of Thunder

    In the year 2055, greedy entrepreneur Charles Hatton (Ben Kingsley) makes a fortune with his company, Time Safari Inc., which allows millionaires to travel back to the prehistoric era to hunt dinosaurs. Strict regulations are in place so that the present is not altered. But, during one time-travel safari, a hunter steps on a butterfly and unleashes a drastic ripple effect through time. Now researcher Dr. Travis Ryer (Edward Burns) must travel back to prevent the source of the disruption.

  • 11:00am

    Blow

    In the turbulence of the 1970s, the international drug trade underwent a fast, violent and lucrative revolution - and one ordinary American was at its center. But in just a few short years, George Jung (Johnny Depp), a high-school football star single handedly became the world's premiere importer of cocaine from Colombia's Medellin cartel, changing the course of an entire generation. "Blow" is a high-velocity look at George Jung's spectacular rise and fall.

  • 1:05pm

    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    When Scott Pilgrim meets Ramona Flowers, the girl of his dreams, he soon learns that in order to win her affections, he must battle 7 of her ex-boyfriends, who destroy anyone who gets close to her. Michael Cera and Mary Elizabeth Winstead star in the adventure adaptation of Bryan Lee O'Malley's comic book series 'Scott Pilgrim'.

  • 3:00pm

    Bird on a Wire

    Rick Jarmin (Mel Gibson) is put in witness protection after he helps the FBI bust drug dealer Eugene Sorenson (David Carradine). Fifteen years later, he is living with a new identity as a gas station attendant in Detroit. When an old flame named Marianne (Goldie Hawn) stops at the gas station and recognizes him, his cover gets blown. The recently released Sorenson finds out, and both Jarmin and Marianne have to flee across the country with the vengeful Sorenson in hot pursuit.

  • 4:50pm

    Reign of Fire

    In present-day London, 12-year-old Quinn watches as his mother wakes an enormous fire-breathing beast from its centuries-long slumber. Twenty years later, much of the world has been scarred by the beast and its offspring. As a fire chief, Quinn (Christian Bale) is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive as they eke out a meager existence. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan (Matthew McConaughey), who says he has a way to kill the beasts.

  • 6:35pm

    American Psycho

    In New York City in 1987, a handsome, young urban professional, Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale), lives a second life as a gruesome serial killer by night. The cast is filled by the detective (Willem Dafoe), the fiance (Reese Witherspoon), the mistress (Samantha Mathis), the coworker (Jared Leto), and the secretary (Chloƫ Sevigny). This is a biting, wry comedy examining the elements that make a man a monster.

  • 8:20pm

    Basic

    During a special operations training mission in Panama, four U.S. soldiers are killed mysteriously, and their leader, Sgt. Nathan West (Samuel L. Jackson), goes missing. A military investigator, Capt. Julia Osborne (Connie Nielsen), has trouble convincing the two survivors to talk about what happened that night. A more experienced investigator, Tom Hardy (John Travolta), is brought in to crack the case. However, when the survivors do start talking, their stories differ from one another.

  • 10:00pm

    S.W.A.T.

    A disgraced cop is given the chance to redeem himself by joining an elite unit headed by a veteran sergeant. Their mission is to keep a high-ranking gangster in custody, but they hit a snag when the crook in question offers a multi-million dollar reward to anyone who breaks him out of jail. Action thriller, starring Samuel L Jackson and Colin Farrell.