Discover the highlights of the program TELECINE from May 29 to June 4.
The Super Premiere Session brings another terror with Telecine’s “T” on Saturday (3): “Halloween Ends,” a franchise-closing film starring Jamie Lee Curtis. The screening is at 10 p.m. on Telecine Premium. On Monday (29th), ‘Until the End’, a movie starring Jason Sudeikis and Evangeline Lilly, opens on Telecine Touch at 10 p.m. On Tuesday (the 30th), ‘Rosie’, a Toronto-selected feature film that focuses on an LGBT+ family, hits Telecine Cult at 10 p.m. ‘Pureza’, a film based on a true story and starring Dira Paes, premieres on TV at 8:05 p.m. Wednesday (31), on Telecine Premium. Thursday (1st) will be pure fun at Telecine Fun with the screening, at 10 p.m., of ‘Uncle Drew’ – a comedy that brings together stars of the NBA, like Shaquille O’Neal, and counts on the participation of Tiffany Haddish. On Friday (2), ‘De Repente Drag’ — a feature film starring Frimes, Enme, Silvero Pereira, Silvetty Montilla and Pepita — premieres on television at 10 p.m. on Telecine Premium. Cacau Protásio will turn 48 on Saturday (the 3rd) and, to celebrate her life, Telecine Fun will broadcast, starting at 4:45 p.m., a special program with three films starring her. Sunday (the 3rd), Angelina Jolie also celebrates her 48th birthday and wins a double program on Telecine Action, from 6 p.m. Check out the week’s top highlights below:
GREAT FIRST – ‘Halloween is over’
At 10 p.m. Saturday (the 3rd), another super first for the horror genre arrives at Telecine Premium: ‘Halloween Ends’, a film released in 2022 that closes the franchise starring Jamie Lee Curtis. In the plot, Laurie (Jamie) revisits past traumas when a new killer begins to terrorize the town. On Sunday (4th), from 2.45 p.m., the “Halloween Ends” special will be broadcast on Telecine Pipoca, along with three other films from the saga: “Halloween: A Noite do Terror”, original from the series; ‘Halloween 2 – The nightmare continues!’ and ‘Halloween Kills: The Terror Continues’, out 2021.
Halloween Ends (2022)
Synopsis: Laurie now lives with her granddaughter Allyson. However, a new murderer sends a wave of terror through the town, causing it to once again face the shadows of its past.
Director: David Gordon Green
With: Andi Matichak, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kyle Richards
Horror |18 years old | United States | 107′
SECOND – ‘Until the end’
On Monday (29), there will be a lot of emotion on Telecine Touch with the premiere, at 10 p.m., of ‘Until the End’, with Jason Sudeikis and Evangeline Lilly. In the film, Jason plays Jimmy, a man on parole who returns home to find his childhood sweetheart, Annie (Evangeline). After being diagnosed with terminal cancer, he vows to give her the best year of her life.
Until the End (2021)
Synopsis: On parole, Jimmy finds Annie, his childhood sweetheart. Upon discovering that she has terminal cancer, he promises to give her the best year of her life.
Director: Aaron Keshales
With: Evangeline Lilly, Jason Sudeikis, Mike Colter
Share |16 years | United States | 119′
THIRD – ‘Pink’
‘Rosie’, a Canadian comedy selected for the Toronto Film Festival, arrives at Telecine Cult this Tuesday (30), at 10 p.m. The story features a girl, from whom the film takes its name, who has to move to Montreal after the death of her mother. In the new town, she has to adjust to living with an aunt, who shares an apartment with two other non-binary people. Through this plot, the film works on the formation of new family types.
Synopsis: After the death of her mother, little Rosie must move to Montreal. There, she begins a new life alongside her aunt and her two non-binary friends.
Director: Gail Maurice
Starring: Constant Bernard, Keris Hope Hill, Melanie Bray
Comedy |14 years old | CAN | 92′
FOURTH – ‘Purity’
‘Pureza’, starring Dira Paes, will premiere on Telecine Premium at 8:05 p.m. on Wednesday (31). The feature film is inspired by the story of Dona Pureza, a mother from the interior of Maranhão who, in 1993, had to go in search of her enslaved son on a farm. She then sells her things and goes on a journey through the plantations of the Amazon region in search of the boy. In addition to Dira, the cast includes Flávio Bauraqui and Mariana Nunes.
Synopsis: In search of her missing son, Pureza is confronted with the cruelty of slavery on farms in the Amazon. In search of justice, she gets involved in this fight for freedom.
Director: Renato Barbieri
With: Dira Paes, Flavio Bauraqui, Matheus Abreu
Drama |14 years old | BRA | 102′
FIFTH – ‘Uncle Drew’
Thursday (1st), “Uncle Drew” debuts on Telecine Fun, at 10 p.m. The feature film brings to the big screen the character who became popular in the United States thanks to advertisements for the Pepsi brand of soda. Retired basketball player Uncle Drew is played by athlete Kyrie Irving. In the story, the protagonist is invited to play in a tournament by Dax (Lil Rel Howery). He accepts the proposal on one condition: the team must be formed by his former teammates – played by NBA stars Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Webber, Reggie Miller and Nate Robinson. The cast also includes the participation of Tiffany Haddish.
Uncle Drew (2018)
Synopsis: Without a team to play in a tournament, Dax goes after basketball legend, Uncle Drew. You agree to participate, as long as your former companions also play.
Directed by: Charles Stone III
Starring: Chris Webber, Kyrie Irving, Lil Rel Howery, Shaquille O’Neal
Comedy|12 years old | United States| 101′
FRIDAY – ‘Suddenly Slip’
Friday (2nd), “De Repent Drag” is broadcast at 10 p.m. on Telecine Premium. This is the television debut of the comedy, which centers on a straight journalist investigating the death of a drag queen. The feature features special appearances from Frimes, who plays Lohany – the murder victim; in addition to Enme, Silvero Pereira, Silvetty Montilla and Pepita.
Suddenly Slip (2022)
Synopsis: After being humiliated at work, the journalist Julião finds in the case of Lohanny the opportunity for a great story. But to launch the investigation, he must immerse himself in the world of drag queens.
Director: Rafaela Gonçalves
With: Brena Maria, Monica Moretti, Rafael Paz, Ruan Do Vale, Silvero Pereira
Comedy |12 years old | BRA | 105′
SATURDAY – Protasium Cocoa Anniversary
Saturday (the 3rd) is the day to sing happy birthday to Cacau Protásio, one of the most popular Brazilian comedians today. In honor of her birthday, Telecine Fun will air, starting at 4:45 p.m., a three-hit special featuring the actress. The program begins with ‘Vai Que Cola 2 – Le Commencement’, a film that shows how the residents of the Dona Jô pension met. At 6.20 p.m., “Os Farofeiros”, a comedy in which four colleagues decide to rent a house on the beach to spend their holidays, will be broadcast. Then, at 8:15 p.m., “A Sogra Perfeita” is screened, in which Cacau plays a recently divorced woman who, to enjoy her single life, introduces her son to one of her employees.
Protasium Cocoa Birthday
At Téléciné Fun, on the 3rd, from 4:45 p.m.
Vai Que Cola 2 – The Beginning (2019)
Synopsis: Before becoming residents of Dona Jô’s pension, Jessica and her friends had very different lives. It is during a feijoada organized by Terezinha that hilarious events follow one another, starting the group.
Directed by: Cesar Rodrigues
With: Cacau Protásio, Catarina Abdalla, Emiliano D’avila, Fiorella Mattheis, Marcus Majella and Samantha Schmütz
Comedy | 12 years | BRA | 87′
The Lighthouses (2018)
Synopsis: Four colleagues decide to spend the holidays in a beach house. There they find that the place is falling apart and the moment of rest brings many confusions.
Directed by: Roberto Santucci
With: Aline Riscado, Antônio Fragoso, Cacau Protásio, Charles Paraventi, Danielle Winits and Mauricio Manfrini
Comedy | 12 years | BRA | 103′
The Perfect Stepmother (2020)
Synopsis: Neide has separated from her husband and wants to enjoy the single life. Disturbed by her youngest son, she decides at all costs to pair the boy with one of her employees.
Directed by: Cris D’amato
Cast: Cacau Protasio, Evelyn Castro and Luis Navarro
Comedy | 12 years | BRA | 94′
SUNDAY – Angelina Jolie Birthday
Sunday (the 4th), Angelina Jolie celebrates her 48th birthday and, so as not to let the date go unnoticed, Telecine Action is broadcasting a double show in her honor. From 6 p.m., ‘Mr. & Mrs. Smith’, in which she shares the role with ex-husband Brad Pitt. The film, which centers on two spies assigned to rival missions, was a box office hit, grossing an estimated $500 million worldwide. Then, at 8:05 p.m., ‘Wanted’, an action film in which she appears alongside James McAvoy and Morgan Freeman, is shown.
Angelina Jolie Birthday
At the Téléciné Action, on the 4th, from 6 p.m.
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Synopsis: Two professional killers hide their true profession. They go through a domestic crisis, but the routine changes when they are given the mission to kill each other.
Director: Doug Liman
Starring: Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Vince Vaughn
share | 14 years old | United States| 114′
The Wanted (2008)
Synopsis: After the death of his father, Wesley discovers that he was part of a brotherhood of assassins. Called to take his place, he realizes that his allies are not what they seem.
Directed by: Timur Bekmambetov
Starring: Angelina Jolie, James McAvoy, Morgan Freeman
Stock |18 years old | DEU, United States| 104′
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