Here Are 9 Films Worth Watching On TV Tonight

Here Are 9 Films Worth Watching On TV Tonight
Sean Power
By Sean Power
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Looking for a way to spend your evening? Well, you're in luck because we've found nine entertaining films on TV tonight.

Though the films may not be the highest-rated,  they all make fun viewing as we've got a plethora of action and comedy movies for you to watch. Our selection includes yet another Depp-Burton collaboration,  a great Harrison Ford action classic, and a Matt Damon film that is out of this world.

Films On TV Tonight

Dark Shadows: 7pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2012

Cast: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green

Plot: An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection. (IMDb)

Rating: 36% (Rotten Tomatoes)


The Martian: 9pm, Film Four

Year: 2015

Cast: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig


Plot: An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. (IMDb)

Rating: 91% (Rotten Tomatoes)

We're The Millers: 9pm, ITV 2


Year: 2013

Cast: Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts

Plot: A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico. (IMDb)


Rating: 47% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Homefront: 9pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2013


Cast: Jason Statham, James Franco, Winona Ryder

Plot: A former DEA agent moves his family to a quiet town, where he soon tangles with a local meth druglord. (IMDb)

Rating: 43% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Taken: 9pm, E4


Year: 2008

Cast: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen

Plot: A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris. (IMDb)

Rating: 58% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Eddie The Eagle: 9.45pm, RTE 2

Year: 2015

Cast: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Tom Costello

Plot: The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics. (IMDb)

Rating: 82% (Rotten Tomatoes)

My Name is Emily: 10pm, Virgin Media One

Year: 2015

Cast: Evanna Lynch, George Webster, Michael Smiley

Plot: On her 16th birthday, Emily runs away from her foster home and, with the help of her new friend Arden, sets out on a road trip to break her father out of a psychiatric institution. (IMDb)

Rating: 89% (Rotten Tomatoes)

The Fugitive: 10.20, TCM

Year: 1993

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)

A Single Shot: 11.05pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2013

Cast: Sam Rockwell, Jeffrey Wright, Kelly Reilly

Plot: The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood. (IMDb)

Rating: 50% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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