Movies On Demand on Cable Schedule – November 2017
The centerpiece of November for Movies on Demand is the animated Disney/Pixar’s Cars 3. See below for the rest of the exciting slate of major studio and indie new releases making their television premieres via Movies on Demand (MOD) on cable’s VOD platform.
KIDS’ ANIMATED TITLES
The third film in the huge Cars kids franchise with its fantastic animation is Disney/Pixar’s Cars 3, featuring Lightning McQueen (voiced by Owen Wilson) who enlists the help of a young race technician to get back in the sport he loves.
The latest in another famous animated kids franchise is The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature, featuring Will Arnett as the squirrel trying to save his home. Other voices include Katherine Heigl and Jackie Chan. In Leap! an orphan girl (Elle Fanning) dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, aiming to dance with the Paris Opera Ballet.
FALL FOR ACTION
Garnering 93% positive reviews on Rotten Tomatoes is Logan Lucky, from famed Director Steven Soderbergh (Ocean’s Eleven, Traffic), featuring two brothers (Channing Tatum and Adam Driver) who execute an elaborate robbery during a legendary race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson star in the outrageous action comedy The Hitman’s Bodyguard, as an elite bodyguard and renowned hitman who are forced to work together, with action taking them from England to The Hague. MOD action continues in Europe with Atomic Blonde, as Charlize Theron is a special agent who is double-crossed as she attempts to escape out of Berlin with a priceless dossier.
November 2017 Movies on Demand on Cable Major Studio Premieres*:
The Glass Castle – 11/7 – (same day as DVD); PG-13; Drama; Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson
Disney/Pixar’s Cars 3 – 11/7 – (same day as DVD); G; Animation/Family; Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo
Wind River – 11/14 – (same day as DVD); R; Action/Crime; Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen
The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature – 11/14 – (same day as DVD); PG; Animation/Comedy; Will Arnett, Maya Rudolph
Atomic Blonde – 11/14 – (same day as DVD); R; Action/Thriller; Charlize Theron, James McAvoy
The Hitman’s Bodyguard – 11/21 – (same day as DVD); R; Action/Comedy; Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson
Leap! – 11/21 – (same day as DVD); PG; Animation/Family; Elle Fanning, Nat Wolff
Logan Lucky – 11/28 – (same day as DVD); PG-13; Action/Comedy; Channing Tatum, Adam Driver
November indie premieres on MOD*
Highlights of the indie slate for MOD in November include two documentaries which each received 100% positive reviews on Rotten Tomatoes, and which have both won film festival awards:
California Typewriter is a bittersweet ode to a beloved analogue device: the typewriter. Cultural historians, collectors, and various celebrity obsessives, including Tom Hanks, John Mayer, David McCullough and Sam Shepard, weigh-in. Film lovers will relish My Journey through French Cinema, director Bertrand Tavernier’s love letter to French films, told through portraits of celebrated actors and filmmakers.
Weighing in with 97% on Rotten Tomatoes and several film festival wins, is Columbus, the story of a Korean-born man (John Cho) who is stranded in Columbus, Indiana, where his architect father is in a coma. He strikes up a friendship with a young architecture enthusiast (Haley Lu Richardson), and together they explore their emotions and goals, amidst the conflicts of family expectations.
Robert Pattinson and Jennifer Jason Leigh star in the Cannes Film Festival-winner Good Time, a fast-paced NYC heist about a bank robber who will stop at nothing to free his brother from prison. Finally, Sundance Film Festival winner Ingrid Goes West is a cautionary tale about social media when an obsessed stalker (Aubrey Plaza) moves to L.A. to insinuate herself into the life of an Instagram influencer (Elizabeth Olsen).
Frank Serpico – 11/1 – (same day as theatrical); TV-MA; Docu; Frank Serpico
24 Hours to Live – 11/3 – (pre-theatrical); R; Drama/Thriller; Ethan Hawke, Rutger Hauer
Columbus – 11/3 – (same day as DVD); TV-MA; Drama/Family; John Cho, Haley Lu Richardson
On Wings Of Eagles – 11/3 – (same day as theatrical); PG-13; Drama; Joseph Fiennes, Richard Sanderson
Singularity – 11/3 – (same day as theatrical); TV-MA; Sci-Fi/Action; John Cusack
PATTI CAKE$ – 11/7 – (same day as DVD); R; Drama ; Danielle MacDonald, Bridget Everett
Ingrid Goes West – 11/7 – (same day as DVD); R; Comedy/Thriller; Aubrey Plaza, Elizabeth Olsen
The Journey – 11/7 – (same day as DVD); PG-13; Drama; Timothy Spall, Colm Meaney
Polina – 11/7 – (weeks before DVD); TV-14; Drama; Juliette Binoche, Anastasia Shevtsova
Julian Schnabel: A Private Portrait – 11/7 – (same day as DVD); TV-PG; Docu; Julian Schnabel, Al Pacino
November Criminals – 11/7 – (pre-theatrical); PG-13; Drama/Romance; Ansel Elgort, Chloe Grace Moretz
Blade Of The Immortal – 11/8 – (same day as theatrical); R; Action; Takuya Kimura, Hana Sugisaki
Amanda & Jack Go Glamping – 11/10 – (same day as theatrical); TV-14; Comedy/Romance; David Arquette, Amy Acker
Brigsby Bear – 11/14 – (same day as DVD); PG-13; Drama/Comedy; Kyle Mooney, Claire Danes
Amityville: The Awakening – 11/14 – (same day as DVD); PG-13; Horror/Thriller; Bella Thorne, Cameron Monaghan
Infinity Baby – 11/14 – (same day as DVD); TV-14; Comedy/Sci-Fi; Kieran Culkin, Nick Offerman
Cook Off – 11/17 – (same day as theatrical); R; Comedy; Louie Anderson, Nick Rey Angelus
Almost Friends – 11/17 – (same day as theatrical); TV-14; Comedy/Romance; Freddie Highmore, Odeya Rush
Good Time – 11/21 – (same day as DVD); R; Action; Robert Pattinson, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Beach Rats – 11/21 – (same day as DVD); R; Drama; Harris Dickinson, Madeline Weinstein
Hangman – 11/21 – (pre-theatrical); TV-MA; Drama; Al Pacino, Karl Urban
California Typewriter – 11/21 – (same day as DVD); TV-14; Docu; Tom Hanks, John Mayer
My Journey Through French Cinema – 11/21 – (same day as DVD); TV-14; Docu; Bertrand Tavernier, Jean-Paul Belmondo
Crooked House – 11/21 – (pre-theatrical); PG-13; Drama/Romance; Glenn Close, Christina Hendricks
Woodshock – 11/28 – (same day as DVD); R; Drama; Kirsten Dunst
I Do… Until I Don’t – 11/28 – (same day as DVD); R; Comedy/Romance; Lake Bell, Ed Helms
Tulip Fever – 11/28 – (same day as DVD); R; Drama/Romance; Alicia Vikander, Cara Delevingne
*MOD schedule is subject to change. Titles, dates and availability may vary by system. HD and 3D not available in all systems.
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