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Your favorite movies from the 80’s, 90’s and today are always playing on ENCORE. From movies that touch your heart, to action-packed adventures that keep you on the edge of your seat, to new original shows you won’t want to miss, ENCORE delivers great entertainment no matter what your mood.


MOBY DICK

Starring W ILLIAM H U R T E T H AN H AW KE

A TWO-PART EVENT

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PREMIERES AUGUST 1 8PM ON ENCORE, CONCLUDES AUGUST 2

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GILLIAN AN D E R SON E D D IE MAR SAN D ON ALD SU T H E R LAN D Directed by MIKE B AR KE R

Nantucket. 1850. The tiny island is the capital of the American whaling industry, where sailors, traders and harpooners seek their fortunes. Three of them – Ishmael, Pip, and Queequeg – become crew members of the Pequod, and their journey with the charismatic but tyrannical Captain Ahab begins. A veteran whale hunter who lost his leg to the gigantic Moby Dick, Ahab is obsessed with revenge. But his long-suffering wife and crew know little about his plans. Only his first mate, Starbuck, senses the dangers ahead. Ishmael in particular is hypnotized by Ahab, ignoring the warnings of Queequeg and Starbuck. But when the

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crew is crippled by hunger and thirst across the Atlantic, they all see the effects of his bitterness. Ahab wants and animal begins.

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ALSO ON ENCORE FAMILY EMMY/GOLDEN GLOBE® WINNER

ACADEMY AWARD® NOMINEE

GILLIAN ANDERSON as Elizabeth

W I L L I A M H U RT as Captain Ahab

DONALD SUTHERLAND as Father Mapple

E T H A N H AW K E as Starbuck

Based on the eponymous novel by H E R MAN ME LV ILLE A T E LE MÜ N C H E N p ro d uct i o n i n co o p erat i o n wi t h GAT E

tale of adventure, vengeance and obsession.

ACADEMY AWARD® WINNER

Script N IGE L W ILLIAMS

Moby Dick. And when he kills one of the white whale’s companions, the apocalyptic struggle between man

A classic of American literature, Herman Melville’s “Moby Dick” is dramatically reimagined on screen in an epic

EMMY/GOLDEN GLOBE® WINNER

Produced by H E R B E R T G. KLOIB E R and R IKOLT V ON GAGE R N


METHOD TO THE MADNESS OF

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JERRY LEWIS COMING FALL 2011 Kings aren’t born; they’re made. From his legendary partnership with Dean Martin to his revolutionary film career, Jerry Lewis’ meteoric rise to “King of Comedy” has spanned decades and shows no signs of slowing down. “Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis” takes a contemporary look at the living legend through never-before-seen footage, and interviews with today’s biggest stars like Jerry Seinfeld, Alec Baldwin, Eddie Murphy, Chevy Chase, Quentin Tarantino and more. Follow Lewis’ storied career as an unrivaled comedian, actor, director, producer, writer, singer and one of the world’s most well known philanthropists. Plus, get an intimate look at the ever-vibrant and charismatic man himself as he travels the world continuing his comedic reign at the ripe, young age of 85.

Screener available upon request.

Starring J E R RY LE W IS ALE C B ALD W IN J E R RY SE IN FE LD QU E N T IN TAR AN T IN O C H E V Y C H ASE C AR OL B U R N E T T R IC H AR D B E LZ E R C AR L R E IN E R J OH N LAN D IS R IC H AR D LE W IS E D D IE MU R PH Y Produced and Directed by GR E GG B AR SON MAN SFIE LD AV E N U E PR OD U C T ION S


THE TAKE

A FOUR-PART MINI-SERIES COMING IN DECEMBER ON ENCORE East End of London. Set in the East End of London, Martina Cole’s “The Take” is a gripping family drama that unfolds in the city’s criminal underworld over 10 tumultuous years, from the height of Thatcherism to the birth of New Labor.

Production Designer SU SIE C U LLE N Costume Designer ALLISON B YR N E

legendary criminal godfather who manipulates Freddie and Jimmy’s fates from behind the bars of his prison cell.

Casting Director E MMA ST YLE

Jealous resentment and an inability to control himself force Freddie to put both the business and family at risk. Torn between being loyal to a cousin he loves and being true to his own destiny, Jimmy is forced to decide between protecting Freddie or the life he has built with Maggie.

K I E R S T O N WA R E I N G as Jackie Jackson

Producer W ILLOW GRYLLS

At first Freddie gets everything he ever wanted and Jimmy is taken along for the ride. Behind it all sits Ozzy, the

love, family, stability and respect.

S H A U N E VA N S as Jimmy Jackson

Writer N E IL B ISWAS

Editor C H R IS R ID SD ALE

Freddie and Jackie watch Jimmy and Maggie achieve all the dreams that they themselves failed to realize:

TOM HARDY as Freddie Jackson

Directed by D AV ID D R U RY

DOP OW E N MC POLIN

In love with Jimmy, Maggie is determined not to end up like her sister.

BRIAN COX as Ozzy

Starring T OM H AR D Y KIE R ST ON WAR E IN G SH AU N E VAN S C H AR LOT T E R ILE Y B R IAN C OX

use them. His wife Jackie dreams of having her husband home but she’s forgotten the fights and the girls Freddie

Bitter, resentful and increasingly unstable, Jackie sees her life crumble while her little sister Maggie’s star rises.

CHARLOTTE RILEY as Maggie Summers

Based on the eponymous novel by MAR T IN A C OLE

Freddie Jackson is just out of prison. He’s done his time, made the right connections and now he’s ready to can’t leave alone. His younger cousin, Jimmy, dreams of making a name for himself on Freddie’s coattails.

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A C OMPAN Y PIC T U R E S & WAR N E R SIST E R S Production for SKY1 AN D SKY1 H D

Martina Cole’s “The Take” is a potent human drama about love, power, violence and betrayal.

ALSO ON ENCORE SUSPENSE

Composer R U T H B AR R E T T Executive Producers LAV IN IA WAR N E R C H AR LE S PAT T IN SON GE OR GE FAB E R H E LE N FLIN T SU Z AN H AR R ISON AN D R E W LOW E E LAIN E PYKE MAR T IN A C OLE Produced with the support of investment incentives for the Irish Film Industry provided by the Government of Ireland. Filmed on location in Ireland.


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