Here Are 10 Of The Best Films On TV Tonight

Here Are 10 Of The Best Films On TV Tonight
Sean Power
By Sean Power
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We have again searched through the listing to find the best films on TV tonight for you to enjoy.

Today we've found ten entertaining movies across a range of genres, which should keep you occupied from 9pm this evening.

As usual, all of these films are available on non-subscription channels, though may not be on all platforms.

Films On TV

On Chesil Beach: 9pm, BBC Two

Year: 2017

Cast: Billy Howle, Saoirse Ronan, Andy Burse

Plot: Based on Ian McEwan's novel. In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. (IMDb)


Rating: 68% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Girls Trip: 9pm, Film Four

Year: 2017

Cast: Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith

Plot: When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there's enough dancing, drinking, brawling, and romancing to make the Big Easy blush. (IMDb)


Rating: 91% (Rotten Tomatoes)


3:10 to Yuma: 9pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2007

Cast: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster

Plot: A small-time rancher agrees to hold a captured outlaw who's awaiting a train to go to court in Yuma. A battle of wills ensues as the outlaw tries to psych out the rancher. (IMDb)


Rating: 89% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Friday Night Lights: 9pm, Sky Atlantic

Year: 2004

Cast: Billy Bob Thornton, Jay Hernandez, Derek Luke

Plot: Based on H.G. Bissinger's book, which profiled the economically depressed town of Odessa, Texas and their heroic high school football team, The Permian High Panthers. (IMDb)

Rating: 81% (Rotten Tomatoes)


LA Story: 9pm, Sky Comedy

Year: 1991

Cast: Steve Martin, Victoria Tennant, Richard E. Grant

Plot: With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a wacky weatherman tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early 1990s Los Angeles. (IMDb)


Rating: 94% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Highlander: 9pm, The Horror Channel

Year: 1986

Cast: Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown

Plot: An immortal Scottish swordsman must confront the last of his immortal opponent, a murderously brutal barbarian who lusts for the fabled "Prize". (IMDb)

Rating: 69% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Desperado: 9pm, Sony Movies Action

Year: 1995

Cast: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida

Plot: Former musician and gunslinger El Mariachi arrives at a small Mexican border town after being away for a long time. His past quickly catches up with him and he soon gets entangled with the local drug kingpin Bucho and his gang. (IMDb)

Rating: 63% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Disturbia: 11.25pm, Film Four

Year: 2007

Cast: Shia LaBeouf, David Morse, Carrie-Anne Moss

Plot: A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer. (IMDb)

Rating: 69% (Rotten Tomatoes)


How I Spent My Summer Vacation: 11.30pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2012

Cast: Mel Gibson, Kevin Balmore, Daniel Giménez Cacho

Plot: A career criminal nabbed by Mexican authorities is placed in a tough prison where he learns to survive with the help of a young boy. (IMDb)

Rating: 82% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Mask: 11.30pm, Sony Movies Classic

Year: 1985

Cast: Cher, Eric Stoltz, Sam Elliott

Plot: A teenager with a massive facial skull deformity and biker gang mother attempt to live as normal a life as possible under the circumstances. (IMDb)

Rating: 93% (Rotten Tomatoes)


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