Press Release #80 (4/26/11)

4/26/11

Movies On Demand on Cable Schedule Update - May 2011


An array of great entertainment premieres on Cable's Movies On Demand in May, 2011, including 2011 Academy Award nominees "Blue Valentine" and "Biutiful." Also coming to the platform is the animated "Gnomeo & Juliet" and "The Green Hornet" with Seth Rogen and Cameron Diaz. Among the many interesting indie choices is "Passion Play" with Mickey Rourke, Megan Fox and Bill Murray.

Below is a selected listing of films premiering on cable TV's Movies On Demand* platform in May, 2011. Not only are all the major studio releases listed below on cable's MOD schedule the same day as DVD, but viewers will also find indie gems that they can see before they hit theatres or DVD. All the films listed below and many others are at viewers' fingertips through the cable remote.

All of the Major releases are offered in both standard and high-definition, along with many Indies. Below are just a few highlights from the schedule of new titles this month, their premiere dates on MOD, ratings, genres and cast.

Major Studio Releases:

"The Dilemma" - Premieres May 3, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks Before Netflix or Redbox), PG-13, Comedy, Vince Vaughn, Kevin James,

"The Green Hornet" - Premieres May 3, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks before Netflix), PG-13, Action, Seth Rogen, Cameron Diaz

"No Strings Attached" - Premieres May 10, (Same Day as DVD), R, Romantic comedy, Natalie Portman, Ashton Kutcher

"Blue Valentine" Premieres May 10, (Same Day as DVD) R, Drama, Ryan Gosling, Michelle Wiliams

"Justin Bieber: Never Say Never" - Premieres May 13, (Same Day as DVD), G, Concert, Justin Bieber

"The Rite" - Premieres May 17, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks Before Netflix or Redbox), PG-13, Horror, Anthony Hopkins, Colin O'Donoghue, Alice Bragga

"The Roommate"- Premieres May 17, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks Before Netflix), PG-13, Thriller, Leighton Meester, Minka Kelly

"The Mechanic" - Premieres May 17, (Same Day as DVD) R, Action, Jason Statham, Ben Foster

"Gnomeo & Juliet" - Premieres May 24, (Same Day as DVD), G,animated, James MacAvoy, Emily Blunt

"I Am Number Four" - Premieres May 24, (Same Day as DVD), PG-13, thriller, Alex Pettyfer, Timothy Olyphant

"Drive Angry" - Premieres May 31, (Same Day as DVD), R, Action, Nicolas Cage, Amber Heard

Indie Titles:

"Love, Wedding, Marriage" - Premieres May 1, (Before Theatrical release), PG-13, Comedy, Mandy Moore, Kellan Lutz, Jessica Szohr, Jane Seymour, James Brolin

"From Prada to Nada" - Premieres May 3, (Same Day as DVD), PG-13, Comedy, Camilla Belle, Alexa Vega, Kuno Becker

"Waiting For Forever" - Premieres May 3, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks Before Netflix or Redbox), PG-13, Romance, Rachel Bilson, Tom Sturridge

"Sympathy For Delicious" - Premieres May 5, (Same Day as theatrical release), R, Drama, Mark Ruffalo, Juliette Lewis, Orlando Bloom, Laura Linney

"The Troll Hunter" - Premieres May 6, (Before theatrical release) NR, Action

"Passion Play" - Premieres May 6, (Same Day as theatrical release), R, Thriller, Mickey Rourke, Megan Fox, Bill Murray

"Alabama Moon" - Premieres May 17, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks Before Netflix or Redbox), PG, Family, Jimmy Bennett, John Goodman

"I Want Your Money" - Premieres May 17, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks Before Netflix or Redbox), PG, Documentary

"Today's Special" - Premieres May 24, (Same Day as DVD, Weeks Before Netflix or Redbox), R, Romantic Comedy, Assif Mandvi

"The Ledge" - Premieres May 25, (Before Theatrical release), NR, Thriller, Liv Tyler, Patrick Wilson, Terrence Howard

"The Perfect Host" - Premieres May 27, (Before Theatrical release), R, Thriller, David Hyde Pierce, Clayne Crawford

"Biutiful" - Premieres May 31, (Same Day as DVD, Before Netflix), R, Drama, Javier Bardem

With Movies On Demand through digital cable, viewers can watch movies instantly, pause, fast-forward and rewind.

*Title dates and availability may vary by system. HD not available in all systems.

These movies are distributed to U.S. cable systems by iN DEMAND. For full listings, go to www.indemand.com, on-screen guides or cable system websites. Listings for Cable's Movies On Demand can also be found at TVGuide.com (http://movies.tvguide.com/movies-on-demand).

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