Star Movies and Fox Movies Premium channels change their name to Fox Movies

June 09, 2017 08:59 AM

 

#ExpectIncredible!

Get ready for exciting movie experiences as Star Movies and FOX Movies Premium are rebranded to FOX Movies on June 10. Expect an unmatched entertainment experience with Fox Movies’ unique combination of first-run Hollywood movies, acclaimed original series, live concerts, and special events.

FOX Movies will start “52 Nights of Incredible,” from June 10 until the end of July, with the premiere of 24 blockbuster hits including, X-Men: Apocalypse, Independence Day: Resurgence, Moana, and Doctor Strange at 9PM.

X-MEN: APOCALYPSE

MOVIE OF THE MONTH
SATURDAY, 10 JUN 2017 AT 9 AM
Starring: James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender
Director: Bryan Singer
OSCAR® Winner Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy lead a powerhouse cast in director Bryan Singer’s extraordinary follow-up to X-Men: Days of Future Past. After thousands of years, Apocalypse – the world’s first and most powerful mutant – has awakened to find a world led by humans. Intent on cleansing the Earth of mankind, he recruits a group of mutants to create a new world order. In a desperate race to save humanity, Professor X (McAvoy) leads the young X-Men in an epic showdown – against an unstoppable enemy – that will determine the fate of the world.

INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE

JUNE MEGA MOVIE
SATURDAY, 17 JUN 2017 AT 9 PM
Starring: Liam Hemsworth, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum
Director: Roland Emmerich
Twenty years after mysterious aliens nearly wiped out humankind, they’re back with a vengeance in the explosive sequel, Independence Day: Resurgence! Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth developed a vast defense program to protect the planet. But nothing could prepare us for the next invasion—and only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can save our world from extinction!

THE BFG

JUNE MEGA MOVIE
SATURDAY, 24 JUN 2017 AT 9 PM
Starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton
Director: Steven Spielberg
The talents of three of the world’s greatest storytellers – Roald Dahl, Walt Disney and Steven Spielberg – finally unite to bring Dahl’s beloved classic “The BFG” to life. Directed by Spielberg, Disney’s “The BFG” tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country.

THE NICE GUYS

Sunday, 11 Jun 2017
Starring: Angourie Rice, Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling
Director: Shane Black
Set in 1970s Los Angeles, down-on-his-luck private eye Holland March (Ryan Gosling) and hired leg-breaker Jackson Healy (Russell Crowe) must work together to solve the case of a missing girl and the seemingly unrelated death of a porn star. During their investigation, they uncover a shocking conspiracy that reaches up to the highest circles of power.

A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING

Sunday, 18 Jun 2017
Starring: Tom Hanks, Sarita Choudhury, Ben Whishaw
Director: Tom Tykwer
Cultures collide when an American businessman (Tom Hanks) is sent to Saudi Arabia to close what he hopes will be the deal of a lifetime. Baffled by local customs and stymied by an opaque bureaucracy, he eventually finds his footing with the help of a wise- cracking taxi driver (Alexander Black) and a beautiful Saudi doctor (Sarita Choudhury).

ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE

Sunday, 25 Jun 2017
Starring: Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Ray Romano
Director: Mike Thurmeier, Galen T. Chu
Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age world. To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters.

STAR WARS EPISODE VII: THE FORCE AWAKENS

Friday, 16 Jun 2017
Starring: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac
Director: J.J. Abrams
Visionary director J.J. Abrams brings to life the motion picture event of a generation. As Kylo Ren and the sinister First Order rise from the ashes of the Empire, Luke Skywalker is missing when the galaxy needs him most. It's up to Rey, a desert scavenger, and Finn, a defecting stormtrooper, to join forces with Han Solo and Chewbacca in a desperate search for the one hope of restoring peace to the galaxy.

MEN IN BLACK 3

Friday, 23 Jun 2017
Starring: Will Smith, Josh Brolin, Tommy Lee Jones
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
In Men In Black 3, Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back... in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and the fate of the planet are put at stake, Agent J will have to travel back in time to put things right. J discovers that there are secrets to the universe that K never told him - secrets that will reveal themselves as he teams up with the young Agent K (Josh Brolin) to save his partner, the agency, and the future of humankind.

THOR

Friday, 30 Jun 2017
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Anthony Hopkins
Director: Kenneth Branagh
The epic adventure THOR spans the Marvel universe from present-day Earth to the cosmic realm of Asgard. At the center of the story is The Mighty Thor, a powerful but arrogant warrior whose reckless actions re-ignite an ancient war. As a result, Thor is banished to Earth where he is forced to live among humans. When the most dangerous villain of his world sends its darkest forces to invade Earth, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero.

FAQs:

No. FOX Movies is a channel rebrand or “refresh” of STAR Movies and FOX Movies Premium with resulting changes to the logo and overall look and feel. You will also notice the consistency of the new look and feel across other FOX English channels such as FOX Action Movies and FOX Family Movies.
Yes. Fox Movies Premium has been rebranded to Fox Movies.
Yes. In line with the rebrand, FOX Movies HD is now a simulcast of FOX Movies. This means that programming of FOX Movies will be the same for both SD and HD feeds.
FOX Movies HD is not available for top-up as an individual channel but you may subscribe to Fox Pack which has the HD version of Fox Movies.

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