The February Watchlist: Phenomenal movies and highly anticipated TV shows returns

Incredible Blockbusters

A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood

Premieres Feb 6th, Saturday at 9pm on FOX Movies (Astro CH 433 (SD) / 413 (HD), Unifi TV CH 401 (HD))

Based on the true story of a real-life friendship between American television presenter Fred Rogers and investigative journalist Tom Junod (named Lloyd Vogel in the movie), this touching story sees cynical journalist Lloyd Vogel learning about kindness, empathy and decency while interviewing America’s most beloved neighbour Mister Rogers.  

The Peanut Butter Falcon

Premieres Feb 20th, Saturday at 9pm on FOX Movies (Astro CH 433 (SD) / 413 (HD), Unifi TV CH 401 (HD))

This modern Mark Twain style adventure story follows a man with down syndrome who runs away from a residential nursing home to pursue his dream of becoming a wrestler. Later, he meets with an outlaw who becomes his friend and coach.

The Intruder

Premieres Feb 27th, Saturday at 9pm on FOX Movies (Astro CH 433 (SD) / 413 (HD), Unifi TV CH 401 (HD))

Scott and Annie move into a beautiful new house after their wedding, only to find that the man they bought the property from is keeping a close watch on them.

Reality TV Escapes

SAS: Who Dares Win

Premieres Feb 1st, every Monday to Friday at 10:40pm on FOX (Astro 704 (HD), Unifi TV CH 453 (HD))

Five ex-Special Forces soldiers recreate the grueling Special Air Service (SAS) training in this reality quasi-military training programme. Thirty recruits will go through a two-week long training course in hostile and unforgiving environments, while testing their mental and physical ability through a series of tests.

New Series

Monsterland

Premiere Feb 17th and every Wednesday at 10pm on FX (Astro 713 (HD), Unifi TV CH 454 (HD))

Based on Nathan Ballingrud’s novel North American Lake Monsters: Stories, the series tells eight different stories about people dealing with loss, regret, guilt, and loneliness. This provocative anthology examines the monsters within and among us. Grounded in reality, it explores the dark, unique, and at times starkly conflicting realities that can exist inside one person.

Anticipated Returns

NCIS S18

Premieres Feb 1st and every Monday at 10pm on FOX (Astro 704 (HD), Unifi TV CH 453 (HD))

Season 18 has opened with a shocking bang (or two) and takes viewers through a series of flashbacks involving former FBI Special Agent Fornell’s daughter Emily’s close brush with death in Season 16’s finale. Will Gibbs and Fornell be able to track down the leader of a drug ring who supplied drugs to Emily? 

NCIS: New Orleans S7

Premieres Feb 5th and every Friday at 10pm on FOX (Astro 704 (HD), Unifi TV CH 453 (HD))

“Something in the Air, Part I” — As New Orleans grapples with the effects of Covid-19, Pride sends Tammy and Carter to investigate a suspicious death aboard a humanitarian ship docked offshore, where once on board they learn that some of the crew have become infected with the deadly disease. Also, Wade is overwhelmed by the amount of bodies coming into the morgue due to Covid-19, on the seventh season premiere of “NCIS: NEW ORLEANS,” Sunday, Nov. 8 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Pictured: CCH Pounder as Dr. Loretta Wade Photo: Screen Grab/CBS ©2020 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Season 7 kicks off with New Orleans grappling with the effects of COVID-19. Pride sends Tammy and Carter to investigate a suspicious death aboard a humanitarian ship offshore, where they learn that some members are infected with the deadly disease. While, Dr Wade finds herself overwhelmed by the high volume in the morgue due to COVID-19.

The Good Doctor S4

Premieres Feb 16th and every Tuesday at 10pm on FOX Life (Astro CH 723 (SD) / 703 (HD), Unifi TV CH 455 (HD))

After the massive earthquake that shook audiences in Season 3’s finale, Season 4 of the medical drama returns with Shaun and the rest of the doctors at St. Bonaventure Hospital treating COVID-19 patients. On top of that, Shaun struggles navigating his new relationship with Lea. 

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