Here Are 9 Of The Best Films On TV Tonight

Here Are 9 Of The Best Films On TV Tonight
Sean Power
By Sean Power
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We have again searched through the listings and found nine entertaining movies we think you'll enjoy.

Our selection includes a Matthew McConaughey drama, a Charlize Theron action flick, and a post-apocalyptic movie starring Viggo Mortensen.

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

Films On TV

Mud: 6.20pm, Film Four

Year: 2012

Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland

Plot: Two young boys encounter a fugitive and form a pact to help him evade the vigilantes that are on his trail and to reunite him with his true love. (IMDb)


Rating: 97% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Cool Hand Luke: 6.35pm, TCM

Year: 1967

Cast: Paul Newman, George Kennedy, Strother Martin

Plot: A laid back Southern man is sentenced to two years in a rural prison, but refuses to conform. (IMDb)


Rating: 100% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Hitch: 6.40pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2005

Cast: Will Smith, Eva Mendes, Kevin James

Plot:  While helping his latest client woo the woman of his dreams, a professional "date doctor" finds that his game doesn't quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he's smitten. (IMDb)


Rating: 68% (Rotten Tomatoes)


The Road: 9pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2009

Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Charlize Theron, Kodi Smit-McPhee

Plot: In a dangerous post-apocalyptic world, an ailing father defends his son as they slowly travel to the sea. (IMDb)

Rating: 73% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Das Boot: 9pm, Sony Movies Action


Year: 1981

Cast: Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann

Plot: The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth and sheer terror. (IMDb)

Rating: 98% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Atomic Blonde: 9pm, 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)


Dark City: 11pm, TCM

Year: 1998

Cast: Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, Jennifer Connelly

Plot: A man struggles with memories of his past, which includes a wife he cannot remember, and a nightmarish world, no one else seems to be waking up from. (IMDb)

Rating: 76% (Rotten Tomatoes)


The White King: 11.15pm, Sony Movies

Year: 2016

Cast: Fiona Shaw, Olivia Williams, Jonathan Pryce

Plot: Djata is a care-free 12-year-old growing up in a brutal dictatorship shut off from the outside world. When the government imprisons his father, Peter, and Djata and his mother Hannah are labeled traitors, the boy will not rest until he sees his father again. (IMDb)

Rating: 71% (Rotten Tomatoes)


Carol: 11.15pm, Film Four

Year: 2015

Cast: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson

Plot: An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman in 1950s New York. (IMDb)

Rating: 94% (Rotten Tomatoes)


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