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Monday, December 4, 2023



Blockbuster hit Oppenheimer is coming to BoxOffice

This festive season viewers can indulge with double helpings of the best blockbusters with DStv, as BoxOffice, M-Net and the M-Net’s Movies Channels present a special curated selection of festive viewing for the whole family.

Kicking the festive season off on BoxOffice is Christopher Nolan’s critically acclaimed hit film Oppenheimer, available for rental from Thursday, December 7 at just R60. The epic biographical thriller film stars multi-award-winning Cillian Murphy as the titular character J. Robert Oppenheimer and follows the scientist credited as “the father of the atomic bomb” as he works on the historic invention, and the tragic events that follow.

 Other popular titles on the platform this festive season include:

On M-Net Movies, viewers can look forward to a special curation of festive family viewing. M-Net Movies 1 (DStv Channel 104) returns with the popular Animania festival for viewers favourite animated classics. M-Net Movies 2 (DStv Channel 106) brings Best of the Best, a selection of unparalleled blockbusters. M-Net Movies 3 (DStv channel 107) presents Familiar Favourites where viewers can look forward to feel-good classic holiday movies for the whole family. Then, M-Net Movies 4 (DStv channel 108) presents Kids Klub, a fun-filled line-up of classic kids animation and adventure movies.


More info on the M-Net Movies offering:

M-Net Movies 1 (DStv Channel 104) – Animania Festival – For more details check the DStv guide schedule.

The Despicable Me Series & Minions Saga

The Super Mario Bros Movie

The Secret Life of Pets Series

Trolls & Sing 2

How To Train Your Dragon

The Lorax


M-Net Movies 2 (DStv Channel 106) – Best of the Best – For more details check the DStv guide schedule.

Top Gun: Maverick

The Woman King

The 355

The Northman

Last Seen Alive




M-Net Movies 3 (DStv Channel 107) – Familiar Favourites – For more details check the DStv guide schedule.

The Nutty Professor & Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Little Fockers

Unaccompanied Minors

Pups Alone

Kung Fu Panda Series


M-Net Movies 4 (DStv Channel 108) – Kids Klub – For more details check the DStv guide schedule.

Dennis the Menace

Problem Child and Problem Child

Shrek: Forever After and Puss in Boots

Wild Child

3 Ninjas Kick Back and 3 Ninjas Knuckle Up


Then, the Sunday night blockbuster movie (Sunday’s at 20h05 on M-Net, DStv Channel 101) is back by popular demand, following a short break as the channel made way for the action-packed local crime thriller Devil's Peak. If you missed Devil’s Peak, you can binge on DStv Stream or DStv Catch-up.


December Sunday Night Blockbuster line up:

Fast X – Available on DStv Catch Up

65 – (December 10, 2023)

Super Mario Bros. – (December 17, 2023)

Magic Mike’s last dance – (December 24, 2023)

Maggie Moore – (December 30, 2023)


Catch them all this festive season on M-Net Movies. You can also stream it on DStv Stream, and DStv Catch Up after broadcast. Join the conversation on Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and Facebook.