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THE BOX – Wednesday 23 January, 8.30pm

Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it’s up to a mysterious agent (Wesley Snipes) to stop them.

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NCIS

THE BOX – Monday to Thursday from 21 January, 7.30pm

NCIS (Naval Criminal Investigative Service) is more than just an action drama. With liberal doses of humour, it’s a show that focuses on the sometimes complex and always amusing dynamics of a team forced to work together in high-stress situations.

THE BOX – Wednesday 16 January, 8.30pm

Submerged stars Steven Seagal as the world’s best mercenary, Chris Cody. Freed from prison he must use his lethal weapons and fighting skills to stop a group of terrorists who have taken over a nuclear sub.

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Solo

THE BOX – Wednesday 9 January, 8.30pm

Solo stars Mario Van Peebles as part man, part machine. An android killing weapon designed by the military to survive without a conscience and he’s going in for the kill.

THE BOX – Wednesday 2 January, 8.30pm

In Replicant scientists create a genetic clone of a serial killer (Jean Claude Van Damme) in order to help catch the killer.

THE BOX – New Year’s Day, 8.30pm

A tough aspiring chef (Dwayne Johnson) is hired to bring home a mobster’s son (Seann William Scott) from the Amazon but becomes involved in the fight against an oppressive town operator (Christopher Walken) and the search for a legendary treasure.

THE BOX – New Year’s Eve, 7.30pm, Encore New Year’s Day, 6pm

USA Today said it best, calling it “…a historic, music-affirming extravaganza. Hail, hail rock and roll!” The 27th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recognises the contributions of those who have had a significant impact on the evolution, development and perpetuation of rock and roll throughout the years. This year they honour the Beastie Boys, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Guns N’ Roses, with appearances from Chris Rock, Green Day, Carole King and many more.

THE BOX – Sunday 30 December, 8.30pm

WWE Tribute to the Troops is an annual event held by WWE together with Armed Forces Entertainment at Christmas as a way of honouring the men and women of the United States Armed Forces serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.

THE BOX – Wednesday 26 December, 8.30pm

Black Dawn stars Steven Seagal as Jonathan Cold, an ex-CIA agent who is attempting to infiltrate a group of well-known arms dealers when his former student (Tamara Davies) is captured and his cover is blown. Now, with little time to spare before the wrathful weapon dealers sell a powerful nuclear bomb to an Eastern European terrorist cell, Cold must race to save his former student while simultaneously stopping the bomb from falling into the wrong hands.

THE BOX – Tuesday 25 December, 8.15pm

A hired assassin (Stallone) wants nothing more than out of the business but realises that leaving his work won’t be as easy as he thought. Also starring: Antonio Banderas, Julianne Moore.