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CityPress - - T# - M-net Sun­day, 8.05pm

Idris Elba (pic­tured) stars as Stacker Pen­te­cost in this ac­tion­packed ad­ven­ture set dur­ing the war between hu­man kind and mon­ster sea crea­tures. A for­mer pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seem­ingly ob­so­lete spe­cial weapon in a des­per­ate ef­fort to save the world from the apoc­a­lypse. Shaft (2000)

Mzansi Magic Sun­day, 9pm

New York City po­lice de­tec­tive John Shaft (nephew of the orig­i­nal 1970s de­tec­tive) goes on a per­sonal mis­sion to make sure the son of a prop­erty ty­coon is brought to jus­tice af­ter a racially mo­ti­vated mur­der. The Love Game (2013)

Mzansi Wethu Sun­day, 8pm

Af­ter meet­ing Fik­ile, the girl of his dreams, Menzi trans­forms from a dorky comic book il­lus­tra­tor to a slick hustler. But Fik­ile turns him down. Rum Diary (2011)

Mzansi Magic Mon­day, 10.27pm

Amer­i­can jour­nal­ist Paul Kemp takes on a free­lance job in Puerto Rico for a lo­cal news­pa­per dur­ing the 1950s, and strug­gles to find a bal­ance between is­land cul­ture and the ex­pa­tri­ates who live there. Star­ring Johnny Depp and Am­ber Heard. Sika (2014)

Mzansi Wethu Tues­day, 9.30pm

A trou­bled po­lice of­fi­cer for­gets his wed­ding ring at home. In a panic, he rushes home to find his wife in bed with an­other man. He then sets out to harshly in­ter­ro­gate them, but what will hap­pen when the se­cret lovers de­cide to fight back? Black But­ter­fly (2010) Mzansi Magic Tues­day, 10.30pm A teenage girl has her sights set on mak­ing the US Olympic swim­ming team, but a bru­tal rape dashes her dreams, re­la­tion­ships and life, and sends her spi­ralling into de­pres­sion.

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