8.30PM, 9GO! M. 2000. Executive must transform himself physically and mentally to survive his stranding on a tropical island. Robert Zemeckis directed this virtual onehander for Tom Hanks as the lone castaway who survives a plane crash. Helen Hunt plays the fiance he dreams he will one day be returning to.
ONCE WERE WARRIORS
9.30PM, NITV MA. 1994. A family descended from Maori warriors are bedevilled by a violent father and treated as outcasts. Based on New Zealand author Alan Duff’s best-selling novel of the same name. Lee Tamahori directs.
8.30PM, ELEVEN M. 2001. Thriller starring John Travolta, Vince Vaughn and James Lashly. A divorced father discovers his 12-year-old son’s new stepfather is not who he pretends to be. Slick but predictable thriller, though with solid performances.