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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After searching through the listings, we have found some great films on TV tonight.

There are ten entertaining movies across a range of genres in tonight's selection, which should keep you entertained from 9 pm this evening.

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

Films On TV

Frost/Nixon: 9pm, Sky Atlantic

Year: 2008

Cast: Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Kevin Bacon

Plot: A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon. (IMDb)


Rating: 93% (Rotten Tomatoes)


The Social Network: 9pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2010

Cast:  Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake

Plot: As Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, he is sued by the twins who claimed he stole their idea, and by the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business. (IMDb)


Rating: 96% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Lucy: 9pm, Film Four

Year: 2014

Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman, Min-sik Choi

Plot: A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic. (IMDb)


Rating: 67% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Definitely, Maybe: Sky Comedy: 9pm

Year: 2008

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Breslin

Plot: A political consultant tries to explain his impending divorce and past relationships to his 11-year-old daughter. (IMDb)

Rating: 70% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Mask: 9pm, 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)


Pale Rider: 10pm, ITV Four

Year: 1985

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Michael Moriarty, Carrie Snodgress

Plot: A mysterious preacher (Clint Eastwood) protects a humble prospector village from a greedy mining company trying to encroach on their land. (IMDb)

Rating: 93% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping: 10.45pm, Film Four

Year: 2016

Cast: Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, Akiva Schaffer

Plot: When it becomes clear that his solo album is a failure, a former boy band member does everything in his power to maintain his celebrity status. (IMDb)

Rating: 79% (Rotten Tomatoes)


The Disappearance of Alice Creed: 10.50pm, The Horror Channel

Year: 2009

Cast: Gemma Arterton, Eddie Marsan, Martin Compston

Plot: A rich man's daughter is held captive in an abandoned apartment by two former convicts who abducted her and hold her ransom in exchange for her father's money. (IMDb)

Rating: 80% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Three Kings: 11pm, TCM

Year: 1999

Cast: George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

Plot: In the aftermath of the Persian Gulf War, four soldiers set out to steal gold that was stolen from Kuwait, but they discover people who desperately need their help. (IMDb)

Rating: 94% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Infinitely Polar Bear: 11.25pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2014

Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Zoe Saldana, Imogene Wolodarsky

Plot: A father struggling with bipolar disorder tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who don't make the overwhelming task any easier. (IMDb)

Rating: 81% (Rotten Tomatoes)


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