What to Watch this January – M-Net Movies

06 January 2020
Our movie musts this January.
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Rocky Fest
M-Net Movies Action+ and M-Net Movies Action have not one, not two, but all eight Rocky movies lined up for you this January. And with South Africa’s own boxing movie, Knuckle City, coming to cinemas in February, it’s a really good time to get back in the ring. Find out more here.

M-Net Movies Premiere
There’s a double whammy of epic superhero action coming your way on channel 104 with Aquaman on Saturday 11 January, followed by Avengers: Endgame on 25 January. Plus, plenty more titles to keep you entertained in the new year. Check it out below.

M-Net Movies Action
There’s a remake of The Grudge coming to cinemas soon, so prepare for the latest version by watching the American trilogy from the early noughties.

M-Net Movies All Stars
You can’t get through January without a few laughs to dial down the back-at-work stress, and channel 111 is chock full of comedy favourites to help you along.

World Cinema
Is one of your New Year’s Resolutions learning a new language? Tune into M-Net channel 101 for a few foreign-language films to give you a few extra lessons.

Glass Garden
Sunday 12 January, 22:10
A heart-breaking South Korean drama about a brilliant, disabled researcher with a unique bond to nature who retreats to live deep in the forest.

Up for Love
Sunday 19 January, 23:05
A touching and romantic French film about a lawyer who defends her love for a wealthy architect who is four and a half feet tall.

Sunday 26 January, 22:15 Copperman
A touching, pertinent Italian film that revolves around the topic of autism to tell the story of a man living his childhood dream.

M-Net Movies Night Out
The bad boys are back! Will Smith and Martin Lawrence star in Bad Boys for Life, the long-awaited sequel to the hit action franchise and this month’s feature for M-Net Movies Night Out. There are new directors behind the lens third time round, with Bilall Fallah and Adil El Arbi taking over directing duties from Michael Bay. If you want to stand a chance to join us at an exclusive screening, make sure you enter now.

Awards Season
It’s time for celebrities to glam it up for the red carpet and polish their speeches in anticipation of a big win. Starting with the Golden Globes and going all the way to the Academy Awards, we’ve got you covered when it comes to who’s winning what. Check out more here.

What movies are you looking forward to watching in 2020?