Here Are The 10 Best Films On TV Today And Tonight

Here Are The 10 Best Films On TV Today And Tonight
Michael McCarthy
By Michael McCarthy
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Every day here on the Rewind, we scrawl through the TV listings to find you the best films on TV on a given day.

As always on a Sunday, there is a huge collection of films to choose from across the stations with not always the greatest quality

We have waded through the never-ending list of films to find what we think are the best or most enjoyable 10 films available today.

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


Back to the Future Part II: 2.55pm, Film Four

Year: 1989


Cast: Michael J Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson

Plot: After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip. (IMDb)

Rating: 65% (Rotten Tomatoes)



Big Eyes: 5.05PM, Film Four

Year: 2014


Cast: Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz. Danny Huston

Plot: A drama about the awakening of painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s. (IMDb)

Rating: 80% (Rotten Tomatoes)



Smokey and the Bandit: 5.10PM, ITV4

Year: 1977


Cast: Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, Jerry Reed

Plot: The Bandit is hired on to run a tractor trailer full of beer over state lines, in hot pursuit by a pesky sheriff.(IMDb)

Rating: 80% (Rotten Tomatoes)



Planet of the Apes: 8.00PM, ITV4

Year: 1968

Cast: Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter

Plot: An astronaut crew crash-lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species, and humans are the oppressed and enslaved. (IMDb)

Rating: 86% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Manhunter: 9.00PM, Sky Atlantic

Year: 1986

Cast: William Petersen, Kim Greist, Joan Allen


Plot: Former F.B.I. profiler Will Graham returns to service to pursue a deranged serial killer named "the Tooth Fairy" by the media.(IMDb)

Rating: 92% (Rotten Tomatoes)


About a Boy: 9.00PM, Comedy Central

Year: 2002

Cast: Hugh Grant, Nicholas Hoult, Toni Collette

Plot: A cynical, immature young man is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy. (IMDb)

Rating: 93% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Atomic Blonde: 9.00PM, Film Four

Year: 2017

Cast: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, John Goodman

Plot: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents. (IMDb)

Rating: 78% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Braven: 9.00PM, Sony Movie Channel

Year: 2018

Cast: Jason Momoa, Garret Dillahunt, Jill Wagner

Plot: A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners. (IMDb)

Rating: 77% (Rotten Tomatoes)


3:10 to Yuma: 10.50PM, Sony Movie Channel

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)


God's Own Country: 11.10PM, Channel 4

Year: 2017

Cast: Josh O'Connor, Alec Secareanu, Gemma Jones

Plot: Spring. Yorkshire. Young farmer Johnny Saxby numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker for lambing season ignites an intense relationship that sets Johnny on a new path. (IMDb)

Rating: 98% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Quiz: Can You Name The Movie From The Screengrab

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