The compelling The Woman King arrives on Sky TV for the first time on Monday 29 May at 21.15 on Sky Cinema Uno, and Sky Cinema Adventure starts today: here is the programming.
The compelling arrives on the first TV on Sky The Woman KingMonday 29 May at 21.15 on Sky Cinema Uno, and starts today Sky Cinema AdventureHere is the programming.
Emblem of female empowerment in its purest form, this film tells the story of the legendary Agojie warriors. With direction and an incredible all-female cast, the film is directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood (BAFTA 2023 nominee for Best Director) and stars Academy Award winner Viola Davis as the warrior Nanisca, a role for which the actress received a Golden Globe and BAFTA nomination.
The Woman King is the extraordinary story of the Agojie, a group of all-female warriors who protected the African kingdom of Dahomey in the 19th century with a skill and ferocity never seen in the world. The Woman King follows the epic and emotional journey of General Nanisca (Academy Award winner Viola Davis) as she trains a new generation of recruits and prepares them for battle against an enemy determined to destroy their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for…
And, on the occasion of the premiere of the film The Woman King and that of The Adventures of Errol Flynn, based on the book “Beam Ends” by Flynn himself (premiere on Sunday 28 May at 21.15 on Sky Cinema Uno and at 23.15 on Sky Cinema Collection – Adventure), from Monday 22 to Wednesday 31 May on Sky Cinema Collection (channel 303) Sky Cinema Adventure comes on, a selection of the best adventure films with over 70 titles: a real concentrate of extraordinary emotions, at the side by side with travellers, fantastic heroes and modern and past brave men.
Among the titles in the collection, also The Lost City, an adventure with sentimental implications with Sandra Bullock, Channing Tatum and an unmissable cameo by Brad Pitt; two films in the saga with the 2023 Oscar-winning actor Brendan Fraser The mummy and The mummy – The tomb of the dragon emperor, respectively the first and third chapter of the saga; the cult hits The Goonies, produced by Steven Spielberg and directed by Richard Donner, and Jumanji with Robin Williams trapped in the dangerous labyrinths of a board game; Peter Jackson’s 3-Oscar reboot King Kong, starring Naomi Watts, Jack Black and Adrien Brody; Ridley Scott’s take on the adventures of British folk hero Robin Hood with Russell Crowe as the archer; and the comedy adventure Fool’s Gold with Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson.
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There will also be captivating stories inspired by novels, literary characters or video games, including: the new exploits of the three musketeers and D’Artagnan in Moschettieri del Re: La Penultima Missione and Tutti per 1 – 1 per tutti, directed by Giovanni Veronesi and performed by Pierfrancesco Favino, Valerio Mastandrea and Rocco Papaleo; Journey to the Center of the Earth with Brendan Fraser and Journey 2: The Mysterious Island with Dwayne Johnson and Michael Caine; Ron Howard’s blockbuster Heart of the Sea with Chris Hemsworth; Steven Spielberg’s Hook, in which Robin Williams is an adult Peter Pan and Dustin Hoffman his archenemy; finally, among the films based on well-known video games, the blockbuster Uncharted with Tom Holland, Mark Wahlberg and Antonio Banderas, and the two cinematic chapters starring the archaeologist played by Angelina Jolie Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and Tomb Raider: The cradle of life.