Thursday 11 April 2024

LEGEND's Crime Wave Season: A Thrilling Lineup of Cops, Robbers, and Heists


Prepare for a week of adrenaline-pumping action as LEGEND unveils its Crime Wave Season, featuring an electrifying collection of movies that delve into the gritty underworld of crime, robberies, and high-stakes getaways. From Monday, April 22nd to Saturday, April 27th, viewers are in for a rollercoaster ride of suspense and thrills, with each night promising a gripping tale of cops and criminals colliding head-on.

The highlight of the lineup includes the channel premieres of two pulse-pounding films that are sure to keep audiences on the edge of their seats. First up is "Half Past Dead," starring action icon Steven Seagal, where Alcatraz transforms into a battleground as FBI agent Sascha must rally fellow inmates to thwart a daring heist orchestrated by criminal mastermind Donny.

Following this, viewers can look forward to "Armored," a gripping heist action thriller featuring an all-star cast including Matt Dillon and Laurence Fishburne. Directed by Nimród Antal, this adrenaline-fueled ride follows a crew of officers who risk it all by attempting to rob their own armored transport security firm, only to find themselves in a deadly game of cat and mouse.

But the excitement doesn't stop there. LEGEND's Crime Wave Season offers a diverse lineup of crime dramas and thrillers guaranteed to satisfy even the most discerning movie enthusiast. From Bruce Willis's captivating performances in "Precious Cargo" and "Marauders" to Walter Hill's classic getaway thriller "The Driver," there's something for everyone to enjoy.

For those craving a taste of old-school crime capers, "The Hatton Garden Job" delivers a remarkable true story of aging East End criminals pulling off the largest heist in English legal history. Led by Larry Lamb's character, Brian Reader, this motley crew of villains faces off against the Hungarian mob and Scotland Yard in a high-stakes game of cat and mouse.

With each film carefully curated to keep audiences on the edge of their seats, LEGEND's Crime Wave Season promises an unforgettable week of heart-pounding entertainment. So mark your calendars and tune in to Sky 148, Virgin 149, Freeview 41, or Freesat 137 from April 22nd to April 27th at 9pm for a cinematic experience like no other.

Don't miss out on the action-packed extravaganza as LEGEND steals the limelight with its thrilling Crime Wave Season. It's a week you won't want to miss!