The Medallion

(Fox Action Movies, Saturday, 9 p.m.)

Combining the martial arts prowess of Jackie Chan with state-of-the-art special effects, the film has Chan play Eddie Yang, a Hong Kong cop who suffers a near-fatal accident while investigating a mysterious medallion. Eddie soon discovers that with the powerful medallion in his possession, he gains incredible speed, strength and martial-arts skills.

Enlisting the help of an old flame, British Interpol agent Nicole James (Forlani), Eddie is determined to learn the secret of the medallion and face down an evil crime lord (Sands) who wants to use its awesome powers for his own nefarious plans.

We Bought a Zoo

(STAR Movies, Saturday, 9 p.m.)

Benjamin (Matt Damon) has lost his wife. In a bid to start his life over, he purchases a large house that also has a zoo. This is welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it.

The zoo is in need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the head keeper, Kelly, and the rest of the zoo staff. But, the zoo soon runs into financial trouble. The staff must get the zoo back to its former glory, pass a zoo inspection, and get it back open to the public.

Also stars Scarlett Johansson and Thomas Haden Church.

Johnny English Reborn

(HBO, Saturday, 9 p.m.)

Johnny English (Rowan Atkinson) is retired in Tibet and in disgrace in MI-7 after a washed up mission in Mozambique.

Out of the blue, he is summoned by the MI-7 to stop the Vortex, an agency of skilled assassins that are planning to kill the Chinese premier Xiang Ping. Johnny English is back in action with the support of the rookie Agent Tucker. But he is betrayed by someone that he would never expect. Rosamund Pike, Dominic West, and Mandi Sidhu also star.