Here Are The Six Best Films On TV Tonight

Here Are The Six Best Films On TV Tonight
Sean Power
By Sean Power
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We have again trawled through the listings to find the best films on TV tonight for you. For this selection, it's a case of quality over quantity but there are a few great films to be seen.

There's a Steve Carell comedy, a critically acclaimed Ken Loach drama, a superb crime drama starring Ryan Gosling, and several other movies worth watching this evening. Not bad for a Monday!

Films On TV Tonight

Night At The Museum 2: 6.50pm, Film Four

Year: 2009

Cast: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Amy Adams

Plot: Security guard Larry Daley infiltrates the Smithsonian Institution in order to rescue Jedediah and Octavius, who have been shipped to the museum by mistake. (IMDb)

Rating: 45% (Rotten Tomatoes)



The 40-Year-Old Virgin: 9pm, Sky One

Year: 2005


Cast: Steve Carell, Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd

Plot: Goaded by his buddies, a nerdy guy who's never "done the deed" only finds the pressure mounting when he meets a single mother. (IMDb)

Rating: 85% (Rotten Tomatoes)



The Adjustment Bureau: 9.30pm, TG4

Year: 2011


Cast: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Lisa Thoreson

Plot: The affair between a politician and a contemporary dancer is affected by mysterious forces keeping the lovers apart. (IMDb)

Rating: 71% (Rotten Tomatoes)



Sweet Sixteen: 11.05pm, Film Four

Year: 2002


Cast: Martin Compston, Michelle Coulter, Annmarie Fulton

Plot: Determined to have a normal family life once his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home. (IMDb)

Rating: 97% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Drive: 11.20pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2011

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston

Plot: A mysterious Hollywood stuntman and mechanic moonlights as a getaway driver and finds himself in trouble when he helps out his neighbor in this action drama. (IMDb)

Rating: 92% (Rotten Tomatoes)​​


Van Helsing: 11.35pm, ITV 4

Year: 2004

Cast: Hugh Jackman, Kate Beckinsale, Richard Roxburgh

Plot: The notorious monster hunter is sent to Transylvania to stop Count Dracula who is using Dr. Frankenstein's research and a werewolf for some sinister purpose. (IMDb)

Rating: 24% (Rotten Tomatoes)


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