Every day here on The Rewind, we have a root through the TV listings in search of the best films on TV tonight. We have looked through the good and the bad to find some good entertainment, just for you.
Today, we have picked six of the best films on TV tonight. Today's choices come from a variety of different genres. We've got a blockbuster, a horror, some thrillers and a comedy or two to keep you occupied this Wednesday evening.
As usual, all of these movies are free to watch on non-subscription channels but they may not be available on all platforms. So, have a look and pick out a couple of films on TV tonight for you to enjoy.
Films on TV Tonight
Ghostbusters: 6.20pm, Film4
Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon
Plot: Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat. (IMDb)
Rating: 74% (Rotten Tomatoes)
Happy Gilmore: 9pm, Sky One
Cast: Adam Sandler, Christopher McDonald, Julie Bowen
Plot: A rejected hockey player puts his skills to the golf course to save his grandmother's house. (IMDb)
Rating: 61% (Rotten Tomatoes)
Independence Day: 9pm, Film Four
Cast: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum
Plot: The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive. (IMDb)
Rating: 65% (Rotten Tomatoes)
A Most Violent Year: 9pm, Sony Movie Channel
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo
Plot: In New York City 1981, an ambitious immigrant fights to protect his business and family during the most dangerous year in the city's history. (IMDb)
Rating: 89% (Rotten Tomatoes)
The Fugitive: 10.35pm, ITV4
Cast: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward
Plot: Dr. Richard Kimble, unjustly accused of murdering his wife, must find the real killer while being the target of a nationwide manhunt led by a seasoned U.S. Marshal. (IMDb)
Rating: 96% (Rotten Tomatoes)
The Babadook: 11.10pm, SyFy
Cast: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall
Plot: A single mother and her child fall into a deep well of paranoia when an eerie children's book titled "Mister Babadook" manifests in their home. (IMDb)
Rating: 98% (Rotten Tomatoes)
So, these are six of the best films on TV tonight. Enjoy!