25 February 2017  | 
TVGuide.co.uk ranks The Greatest TV Shows Ever
 
     
1
Film Sink the Bismarck!
Fact-based Second World War drama, charting the mission to track down and eliminate the pride of the German fleet, a fearsome battleship devastating British vessels in the North Atlantic, orchestrated by a British naval officer recovering from his wife's death in an air raid. Starring Kenneth More, Dana Wynter, Laurence Naismith and Karel Stepanek
Rating
9.1
211 Votes
Next On Film4 4:45pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
2
Film The Terminator
A cyborg assassin is sent on a murderous mission back in time to the 20th century, where he wreaks havoc while searching for his intended victim - a woman whose unborn son is destined to lead the human race in a war against machines. However, a soldier has also been sent from the future to protect her. James Cameron's sci-fi thriller, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton and Michael Biehn
Rating
8.8
231 Votes
Next On Channel 5 11:15pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Channel 5 +1 12:15am Mon 27 Feb
 
     
3
Film The Colditz Story
A medieval castle in Germany is turned into a PoW camp during the Second World War, and used to house the most rebellious Allied prisoners, all of whom have made repeated escape attempts. Although breaking out is supposedly impossible, the determined inmates refuse to be beaten and continue their bid for freedom. Second World War drama, starring John Mills and Eric Portman
Rating
8.5
65 Votes
Next On Film4 11:00am Sun 26 Feb
 
     
4
Film Great Expectations
An orphan falls in love with the cold-hearted adopted daughter of an eccentric old woman. A mysterious benefactor gives him the chance to rise through London's high society, but in the process he forgets his humble roots and is not prepared for the truth about the girl he loves and the stranger funding his new life. Drama, based on Charles Dickens' novel, starring John Mills, Jean Simmons, Finlay Currie and Alec Guinness
Rating
8.4
280 Votes
Next On Film4 11:00am Tue 28 Feb
 
     
5
Film The Illusionist
In early 20th-century Vienna, a man becomes obsessed with the art of conjuring after an encounter with a travelling magician. He decides to leave his homeland to explore the world and perfect his skills. He returns years later a very talented illusionist, and is bent on using his gift to save the love of his life from a marriage to a cruel and vicious prince. Mystery thriller, starring Edward Norton, Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel and Rufus Sewell
Rating
8.3
205 Votes
Next On AMC 7:35pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
6
Film From Dusk Till Dawn
A crook and his unhinged brother take a preacher's family hostage and cross the border into Mexico. They head to a rough strip club to make a planned rendezvous with a third party - but they soon have to live on their wits when they realise that the establishment's staff are vampires. Horror, starring George Clooney, Harvey Keitel, Quentin Tarantino, Juliette Lewis and Salma Hayek
Rating
8
160 Votes
Next On ITV4 12:15am Mon 27 Feb
Next On ITV4 1:20am Mon 27 Feb
 
     
7
Film The Fifth Element
In the 23rd century, the world faces destruction from a seemingly unstoppable force of pure evil. Meanwhile, a New York cab driver encounters a mysterious woman destined to save the Earth from its fate, and has to protect her from a scheming arms dealer and a horde of alien mercenaries. Luc Besson's sci-fi adventure, starring Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich and Gary Oldman. Edited for language and nudity
Rating
8
324 Votes
Next On Channel 5 6:00pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Channel 5 +1 7:00pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
8
Film Dragnet
A by-the-book Los Angeles cop is paired with a laidback new partner to investigate the nefarious activities of a TV evangelist and a pornographic-magazine baron suspected of operating a criminal cult. Comedy spoof of the 1950s TV series, starring Dan Aykroyd, Tom Hanks, Christopher Plummer and the original show's star Harry Morgan
Rating
7.9
35 Votes
Next On Dave 2:50pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
9
Film Sealed with a Kiss
A troubled cop's attempts to rebuild his life are ruined by his investigations into a female serial killer who turns out to be frighteningly familiar. Psychological thriller, with C Thomas Howell, Nick Mancuso, Lisa Howard and Cali Timmins
Rating
7.9
41 Votes
Next On Movies 24 9:00pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
10
Film The Sixth Sense
A child psychologist, disheartened after the suicide of a former patient, takes on the case of a terrified boy haunted by ghostly apparitions, and tries to help him discover what the spirits want from him. M Night Shyamalan's supernatural thriller, starring Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette and Olivia Williams
Rating
7.9
225 Votes
Next On Film4 1:20am Sun 26 Feb
 
     
11
Film Pulp Fiction
A series of interlinked stories about the Los Angeles underworld. A hitman plays minder to his boss's wife, and he and his partner deal with a dead body following a mishap with a gun. Meanwhile, a washed-up boxer goes on the run after refusing to throw a fight, and two lovers plot a hold-up in a diner. Quentin Tarantino's crime drama, starring John Travolta, Samuel L Jackson, Uma Thurman, Bruce Willis, Ving Rhames, Tim Roth and Amanda Plummer
Rating
7.9
306 Votes
Next On Comedy Central 10:00pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On Comedy Central 11:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
12
Film Columbo: A Stitch in Crime
Surgeon Barry Mayfield decides he needs get rid of his colleague to speed along a research project. When his partner requires heart surgery, Mayfield performs the operation himself and discreetly arranges some fatal complications. However, when he also murders a nurse who suspects the truth, he attracts the attention of the slovenly sleuth. Crime drama, starring Peter Falk, Leonard Nimoy and Will Geer
Rating
7.8
20 Votes
Next On 5USA 1:15pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
13
Film Quatermass and the Pit
Builders working on a London Underground extension unearth what they think is an unexploded bomb. When renowned scientist Bernard Quartermaster investigates, he discovers something far deadlier - an ancient spaceship containing the remains of insect-like aliens, whose psychic abilities still represent a deadly threat to the human race. Sci-fi horror based on the classic TV series, starring Andrew Keir, Barbara Shelley, James Donald and Julian Glover
Rating
7.8
35 Votes
Next On Horror Channel 11:00am Mon 27 Feb
Next On Horror Channel 6:35pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Horror Channel 1:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
14
Film Tucker & Dale vs Evil
Two laidback hillbillies come to the aid of a student in distress. Her friends becomes convinced they are murderous lunatics and plan to save her from their harmless clutches, while the backwoods pair's efforts to plead innocence only result in a series of grisly accidents and a growing pile of bodies. Comedy horror, starring Tyler Labine, Alan Tudyk and Katrina Bowden
Rating
7.7
16 Votes
Next On Horror Channel 9:00pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
15
Film Pacific Heights
A couple buy their dream house and rent out a flat to a well-off bachelor who turns out to be the tenant from hell. He subjects them to a campaign of terror in a ploy to force them off the property - while the law appears to be always on his side. Psychological thriller, starring Michael Keaton, Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Tippi Hedren
Rating
7.7
27 Votes
Next On Sony Channel 9:00pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
16
Film Children of Men
In a future blighted by mass infertility, the human race is one generation from extinction and the world has plunged into chaos. In a totalitarian Britain, a jaded former activist tries to protect the first woman to become pregnant in nearly 20 years. However, a militant underground group plans to use her for its own ends. Thriller, starring Clive Owen, Michael Caine and Julianne Moore
Rating
7.7
176 Votes
Next On Syfy 9:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
17
Film Change of Heart
When a TV producer who needs a new set meets the owners of a failing B&B, she takes the opportunity to save both her show and their business. Drama, starring Lindsay Wagner, Leah Pipes and Rick Malambri
Rating
7.6
21 Votes
Next On Movies 24 1:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
18
Film Columbo: Publish or Perish
A ruthless publisher hires a hitman to kill a best-selling author who has threatened to sign with a rival company - but reckons without the involvement of the cigar-smoking sleuth, who is determined to put the culprit behind bars. Crime drama, starring Peter Falk, Mickey Spillane, Jack Cassidy and John Chandler
Rating
7.6
22 Votes
Next On 5USA 2:55pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
19
Film Moon
Astronaut Sam Bell has been working alone at an energy-generating base on the moon for three years and desperately longs to return home. After he is injured in an accident, he begins to discover the disturbing truth about the operation he is running, and is forced to question his own identity. Sci-fi drama, starring Sam Rockwell, with the voice of Kevin Spacey
Rating
7.6
64 Votes
Next On Sony Channel 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On Sony Channel 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
20
Film The Insider
A scientist is fired from his job with a tobacco company, and agrees to expose his former employers' secrets to a journalist - including the allegation that the company had deliberately increased the addictive quality of cigarettes. Michael Mann's fact-based drama, starring Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora and Philip Baker Hall
Rating
7.6
69 Votes
Next On Channel 4 1:00am Thu 2 Mar
Next On Channel 4 + 1 2:00am Thu 2 Mar
 
     
21
Film Repulsion
A sexually repressed Belgian woman is disturbed by her sister's affair with a married man. When she is left alone in their flat for a weekend, she begins to experience a series of strange hallucinations that drives her to the brink of madness, resulting in murder. Roman Polanski's psychological thriller, starring Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry, John Fraser and Patrick Wymark
Rating
7.5
9 Votes
Next On London Live 12:10am Fri 3 Mar
 
     
22
Film The Drum
A courageous prince in early 20th-century India enlists the help of the British Army to defeat his villainous uncle, who murdered his father and seized the throne - and is now plotting to massacre leading military officers after luring them to his palace. Period adventure, directed by Zoltan Korda and starring Raymond Massey, Sabu, Roger Livesey, Valerie Hobson and David Tree
Rating
7.5
17 Votes
Next On London Live 1:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
23
Film A Night to Remember
Fact-based drama recreating the sinking of the Titanic, told from the point of view of the ship's second officer as he struggles to get as many passengers and crew off the vessel before it sinks. Meanwhile, the captain of a nearby vessel embarks on a doomed rescue mission. Starring Kenneth More, Honor Blackman, Ronald Allen, Tucker McGuire and David McCallum
Rating
7.5
19 Votes
Next On London Live 8:55am Sun 26 Feb
 
     
24
Film Columbo: Double Exposure
A maker of motivational films based on subliminal messages uses his expertise to plant a subconscious command in the mind of a rival to lure him to his death. However, any hopes of his getting away with it are dashed by the arrival of a certain shabby sleuth. Crime drama, starring Peter Falk, Robert Culp, Robert Middleton, Louise Latham and Arlene Martel
Rating
7.5
22 Votes
Next On 5USA 4:20pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
25
Film The Unforgiven
A mysterious stranger stirs up trouble for a Texas ranching family by revealing that their adopted daughter was actually kidnapped from a Kiowa Native American tribe as a child. While the other farmers turn their backs on the family, and the Kiowa prepare to lay siege to their home, the three sons are forced to decide where they stand. Western, starring Burt Lancaster, Audie Murphy, Doug McClure and Audrey Hepburn
Rating
7.5
25 Votes
Next On Spike 4:30pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
26
Film Along Came a Spider
A police forensic psychologist searches for the daughter of a senator, who has been kidnapped from her expensive private school by a media-obsessed teacher, sparking a desperate race to hunt down her psychotic and devilishly intelligent captor before it is too late. Thriller prequel to Kiss the Girls, starring Morgan Freeman, Monica Potter, Michael Wincott, Dylan Baker and Penelope Ann Miller
Rating
7.5
144 Votes
Next On W 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On W 10:45pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
27
Film They Were Not Divided
Three raw recruits into the British Army undergo a gruelling training programme before receiving emergency promotions and being deployed to the front lines just weeks after the D-Day landings at Normandy. Terence Young's Second World War drama, starring Edward Underdown, Ralph Clanton, Michael Brennan, Helen Cherry and Stella Andrews
Rating
7.4
10 Votes
Next On Spike 4:05pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Spike 1:15pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
28
Film The Tall T
A ranch hand hitches a ride on a stagecoach after losing his horse, but things go from bad to worse when the vehicle is hijacked by outlaws. The cowboy tries to bargain for the release of his fellow hostages - a newlywed couple - but his pleas fall on stony ground once the bandit leader learns the new bride is a rich heiress. Western, with Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan and Henry Silva
Rating
7.4
14 Votes
Next On Film4 2:30pm Mon 27 Feb
 
     
29
Film The Running Man
A helicopter pilot is framed for the murder of starving civilians - and ends up being forced to take part in a brutal TV game show in which a succession of gadget-wielding killers hunt him on the streets of Los Angeles. Sci-fi action adventure, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Yaphet Kotto, Maria Conchita Alonso and Richard Dawson
Rating
7.4
60 Votes
Next On Film4 1:00am Mon 27 Feb
 
     
30
Film Josh
Rating
7.4
69 Votes
Next On Zing 7:30pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
31
Film Double Jeopardy
A man fakes his own death and frames his wife for murder, but after six years in prison she is released. Since the woman has already served her time, she has nothing to lose by really killing him - but her mission of vengeance is complicated by a zealous parole officer determined to stop her. Thriller, starring Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones, Bruce Greenwood and Annabeth Gish
Rating
7.4
86 Votes
Next On ITV4 10:05pm Mon 27 Feb
Next On ITV4 9:00pm Mon 27 Feb
Next On ITV4 9:00pm Thu 2 Mar
Next On ITV4 10:05pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
32
Film A Time to Kill
A lawyer in Mississippi agrees to defend a black man charged with killing the two racist thugs who raped his 10-year-old daughter - but he is ill-prepared for the racial tension and violence that erupts during the course of the trial. Courtroom drama, based on a novel by John Grisham and starring Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L Jackson, Donald Sutherland and Kevin Spacey
Rating
7.4
125 Votes
Next On Film4 11:15pm Wed 1 Mar
 
     
33
Film Dawn of the Dead
A mysterious plague turns infected people into savage flesh-eating zombies. As civilisation is overrun, a small band of survivors, including a police officer, a nurse, a petty crook and his pregnant girlfriend, find shelter in a shopping mall - but as supplies grow scarcer and the walking dead surround the building, they face a battle for their lives. Horror remake, starring Ving Rhames, Sarah Polley and Mekhi Phifer
Rating
7.4
130 Votes
Next On ITV4 11:00pm Fri 3 Mar
Next On ITV4 12:05am Sat 4 Mar
 
     
34
Film Clear and Present Danger
A CIA analyst gets caught up in the Colombian drug trade while trying to track down terrorists responsible for the murder of a close friend of the US president - but his investigations point to illegal activity and corruption at the very top of government. Action thriller, based on Tom Clancy's novel, with Harrison Ford reprising his role from Patriot Games alongside Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer and James Earl Jones
Rating
7.4
145 Votes
Next On Channel 4 11:00pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Channel 4 + 1 12:00am Mon 27 Feb
 
     
35
Film American Pie
Four teenage boys make a solemn pact to lose their virginity before the high-school prom, and though their antics cause them huge embarrassment and public humiliation, the friends also learn about love and affection in their relations with the opposite sex. Coming-of-age comedy, starring Jason Biggs, Shannon Elizabeth, Chris Klein, Alyson Hannigan, Mena Suvari, Seann William Scott and Eugene Levy
Rating
7.4
266 Votes
Next On ITV2 10:15pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On ITV2 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On ITV2 9:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
36
Film Men in Black 3
An alien criminal escapes from a prison on the moon and goes back in time on a mission of revenge, changing the course of history. Agent J of the top-secret Earth defence organisation follows him back to 1969, and joins forces with a younger version of his mentor Agent K to set things right. Sci-fi comedy sequel, starring Will Smith, Josh Brolin and Tommy Lee Jones
Rating
7.3
18 Votes
Next On E4 8:00pm Fri 3 Mar
Next On E4 6:55pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
37
Film Total Recall
A man living in a bleak future years after a nuclear war has fake memories of being a secret agent implanted into his brain. However, the procedure uncovers the fact that he really is a spy with his memory erased, and he is forced to become a fugitive from the totalitarian government. Sci-fi thriller remake, with Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel
Rating
7.3
342 Votes
Next On 5STAR 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On 5STAR 10:05pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On ITV4 10:00pm Tue 28 Feb
Next On ITV4 11:05pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
38
Film The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box
A teenager searching for his missing family follows a trail of clues that lead him to a hotel on a remote island, and he becomes involved in a search for a magical box that could be a powerful weapon in the wrong hands. Period fantasy adventure based on GP Taylor's novel Mariah Mundi, starring Aneurin Barnard, Michael Sheen, Lena Headey and Sam Neill
Rating
7.2
4 Votes
Next On Syfy 1:00pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Syfy 7:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
39
Film The Right Girl
When a spoilt rich girl loses her family fortune, she takes a job in a sporting goods stores to make ends meet, and finds herself falling for her boss. Romantic comedy, starring Anna Hutchison, Luke Baybak and Jonathan Patrick Moore
Rating
7.2
4 Votes
Next On Movies 24 5:00pm Tue 28 Feb
Next On Movies 24 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
40
Film The Two Faces Of Dr Jekyll
A meek scientist becomes obsessed with his work, unaware he is driving his neglected wife into the arms of a conniving friend. The doctor develops a potion that unleashes his debauched alter ego, who throws himself into the debauched underworld of Victorian London before seeking violent revenge on those who have wronged them both. Hammer Horror, starring Paul Massie, Dawn Addams and Christopher Lee
Rating
7.2
5 Votes
Next On Horror Channel 2:45am Thu 2 Mar
 
     
41
Film From Paris with Love
Premiere. An aide at the American embassy in Paris longs to become a CIA agent, but gets more than he bargained for when he is assigned to assist an trigger-happy secret service operative. The agent leads him on a dangerous journey through the city's underworld as they fight to prevent a terrorist attack on the city. Action thriller, with John Travolta and Jonathan Rhys Meyers. Includes 5 News at 11.00
Rating
7.2
7 Votes
Next On Channel 5 10:00pm Mon 27 Feb
Next On Channel 5 +1 11:00pm Mon 27 Feb
 
     
42
Film The Restless Breed
A former secret service agent's son journeys to the frontier, hellbent on avenging his father's murder at the hands of outlaws. Western, starring Scott Brady, Anne Bancroft, Jay C Flippen and Jim Davis
Rating
7.2
7 Votes
Next On Spike 3:20pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
43
Film The Lincoln Lawyer
A cynical lawyer who operates out of his car takes on the profitable case of defending a rich man accused of rape. However, he begins to suspect his client may be guilty of not only this attack, but an earlier rape case for which another man is currently in prison. Thriller, starring Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe and William H Macy
Rating
7.2
27 Votes
Next On Film4 11:20pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
44
Film The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Lucy and Edmund Pevensie return to the magical world accompanied by their selfish cousin. They join their old friend King Caspian as he sets sail across the sea in search of seven of his father's allies who had been banished years before, but along the way they discover an evil force is growing in strength. Fantasy adventure, with Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes, Will Poulter and Ben Barnes
Rating
7.2
28 Votes
Next On Film4 6:45pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
45
Film The Royal Tenenbaums
Three former child geniuses all grow up to be emotionally dysfunctional adults. Meanwhile, their estranged father learns his ex-wife is planning to remarry, so he pretends to be dying in a bid to regain his family's sympathy - and stop the wedding. Wes Anderson's comedy, starring Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Stiller and Luke Wilson
Rating
7.2
31 Votes
Next On AMC 11:15pm Wed 1 Mar
 
     
46
Film The Gunfighter
Gunslinger Jimmy Ringo looks forward to a life of domestic peace after being given a chance to settle down with his once estranged wife and their child. However, a young upstart with dreams of slaying a legend challenges Ringo to a gunfight but dies, setting his three vengeful brothers on the older man's trail. Western, starring Gregory Peck, Millard Mitchell, Karl Malden and Helen Westcott
Rating
7.2
31 Votes
Next On Film4 5:05pm Wed 1 Mar
 
     
47
Film Paul
An alien held captive in a top-secret American military base escapes and hides out in the van of two English comic-book geeks on a tour of UFO hotspots. The wisecracking extraterrestrial enlists the duo's help in getting back to his spaceship, but they are soon pursued by government agents and unwittingly become kidnappers. Sci-fi comedy, starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, with the voice of Seth Rogen
Rating
7.2
72 Votes
Next On E4 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
48
Film Friend Request
A woman feels an immediate connection with a photographer whose exhibition she visited, and sends him an e-mail. The message is intercepted by the man's son, who secretly replies in the hope of matchmaking for his father. When the truth emerges, both parties are keen to get away from each other, but a genuine attraction develops when circumstances force them together. Romantic comedy, starring Erin Krakow and Ryan McPartlin
Rating
7.1
2 Votes
Next On Movies 24 3:00am Mon 27 Feb
Next On Movies 24 9:00am Tue 28 Feb
 
     
49
Film Valentine Ever After
When two city girls sentenced to community service in a small town help with a fundraiser, they discover that love can be found in unexpected places. Romantic drama, starring Autumn Reeser, Eric Johnson and Vanessa Matsui
Rating
7.1
3 Votes
Next On Movies 24 3:00pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
50
Film Ramrod
The daughter of a cattle rancher defies her father by marrying a sheep farmer, and takes over running her husband's land when he dies. However, a powerful landowner is determined to seize her territory for himself. An alcoholic cowhand working for the widow strives to bring about a legal settlement, but a violent range war seems inevitable. Western, with Joel McCrea and Veronica Lake
Rating
7.1
5 Votes
Next On Spike 3:00pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
51
Film Badlands
An alienated would-be rebel begins a relationship with a teenage girl, and kills her father when he objects. The couple then go on the run across Midwestern America, murdering anyone who gets in their way. Terrence Malick's 1950s-set crime drama, starring Martin Sheen, Sissy Spacek, Warren Oates and Ramon Bieri
Rating
7.1
10 Votes
Next On BBC2 London 12:05am Mon 27 Feb
 
     
52
Film Pitch Perfect
A new student finds herself a social outcast during her first year of college, but soon acquires a new circle of friends in a band of misfits with a shared talent for singing. She joins their a cappella group and leads them to compete in the campus music competitions. Comedy, starring Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and Elizabeth Banks
Rating
7.1
15 Votes
Next On Film4 9:00pm Fri 3 Mar
Next On Film4 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
53
Film The Relic
A detective and a biologist are hurled into a desperate battle with an ancient Amazonian man-eating monster stalking Chicago's Field Museum of Natural History. Meanwhile, the stubborn city mayor ignores their pleas to evacuate and insists on holding a fund-raising party in the building - setting them on a mission to avert a massacre. Horror, with Penelope Ann Miller, Tom Sizemore and Linda Hunt
Rating
7.1
16 Votes
Next On Horror Channel 10:50pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
54
Film Genghis Khan
The story of the legendary Mongol chieftain who rose from captive slave boy to become one of history's most powerful and influential military leaders, uniting nomadic hordes into a nation and conquering Asia and the west. Historical adventure, starring Omar Sharif, James Mason, Stephen Boyd, Telly Savalas, Eli Wallach and Robert Morley
Rating
7.1
22 Votes
Next On BBC2 London 2:00am Sat 4 Mar
 
     
55
Film Cleaner
A former detective, who has been reduced to cleaning up crime scenes once the police have concluded their investigations, realises someone has duped him into destroying vital evidence at the scene of a shooting. Having unwittingly helped the killer escape detection, he sets out to discover who is responsible. Crime thriller, starring Samuel L Jackson, Ed Harris and Eva Mendes
Rating
7.1
51 Votes
Next On 5STAR 12:20am Sat 4 Mar
Next On 5STAR 1:25am Sat 4 Mar
 
     
56
Film Kill Bill: Vol 1
A female assassin wakes from a four-year coma and promptly sets out on a campaign to wipe out her erstwhile colleagues, who tried to kill her at her own wedding - one of whom is now the kingpin of the Tokyo underworld. The first part of Quentin Tarantino's two-part martial arts thriller, starring Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Vivica A Fox, Daryl Hannah and David Carradine
Rating
7.1
54 Votes
Next On Dave 9:00pm Fri 3 Mar
Next On Dave 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
57
Film Withnail & I
Two hard-drinking unemployed actors sharing a grotty flat in late 1960s London think they can escape their miserable existence by decamping to a cottage in the Lake District. But finding no respite from their problems, the less self-destructive of the pair comes to realise he has to leave his friend behind. Cult black comedy, starring Richard E Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths and Ralph Brown
Rating
7.1
55 Votes
Next On London Live 10:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
58
Film 16 Blocks
A burned-out detective is given the task of escorting a criminal to court to testify against a group of corrupt policemen - but what seems to be a routine assignment quickly turns into a deadly game of cat and mouse as the crooked officers try to stop them reaching the courthouse alive. Thriller, starring Bruce Willis, Mos Def, David Morse, Jenna Stern and Casey Sander
Rating
7.1
58 Votes
Next On ITV4 9:00pm Wed 1 Mar
Next On ITV4 10:05pm Wed 1 Mar
Next On ITV4 12:15am Wed 1 Mar
Next On ITV4 1:20am Wed 1 Mar
 
     
59
Film Secret Window
A troubled author living a solitary existence in an isolated cabin is visited out of the blue by a mysterious stranger, who accuses him of plagiarism. Events then begin to take a frightening turn as the distraught writer struggles to prove his innocence - and hang on to his sanity. Psychological thriller, starring Johnny Depp, John Turturro, Maria Bello and Timothy Hutton
Rating
7.1
61 Votes
Next On Horror Channel 8:00am Sun 26 Feb
Next On Horror Channel 6:35pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On Horror Channel 1:00pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
60
Film The Children
A family's Christmas holiday at a remote cottage turns into a nightmare when the children become infected by a virus and turn into bloodthirsty killers, leaving their parents contemplating the unthinkable in an effort to save their lives. Horror, starring Eva Birthistle, Stephen Campbell Moore, Jeremy Sheffield, Rachel Shelley and Hannah Tointon
Rating
7.1
85 Votes
Next On Horror Channel 1:00am Tue 28 Feb
 
     
61
Film Carry On Cleo
A captured Briton is mistaken for a heroic swordsman and promoted to the Roman Royal Guard, with orders to protect Julius Caesar. But the last thing he and the fated emperor expect is an assassination attempt from within Caesar's own circle of friends. Comedy, starring Amanda Barrie, Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Kenneth Connor, Jim Dale, Charles Hawtrey and Joan Sims
Rating
7.1
88 Votes
Next On ITV3 11:05pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On ITV3 12:15am Mon 27 Feb
 
     
62
Film X-Men
Super-powered outsiders Rogue and Wolverine find themselves at a school for mutants which is run by a benevolent psychic professor. While there, they agree to join others with similar gifts to take on a superhuman mutant terrorist faction intent on establishing dominance over mankind. Sci-fi comic-book adventure, starring Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Anna Paquin and Halle Berry
Rating
7.1
122 Votes
Next On Film4 9:00pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
63
Film Kindergarten Cop
A tough detective is forced to pose as a preschool teacher in a bid to capture a drug dealer whose son is one of the pupils. However, his biggest challenge turns out to be controlling a class full of five-year-olds. Comedy, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Linda Hunt, Pamela Reed and Richard Tyson
Rating
7.1
142 Votes
Next On ITV2 6:45pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On ITV2 7:50pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
64
Film London Town
A former music hall comic stages a comeback, but is embarrassed to discover the only part he can land on the strength of his former glory is that of an understudy. Showbiz drama, starring Sid Field, Greta Gynt, Claude Hulbert
Rating
7
1 Votes
Next On London Live 2:55pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
65
Film Bees in Paradise
Four airmen crash land on an island populated by beautiful women, but find their idyll has its problems. Comedy, starring Arthur Askey
Rating
7
1 Votes
Next On London Live 3:30pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
66
Film Coffee Shop
A coffee shop owner tries to save her struggling business from closure, a crisis she keeps a secret from her friends. Her life is made even more complicated when her ex-boyfriend returns hoping to get back together, challenging her feelings for a Broadway playwright. Romantic comedy, starring Laura Vandervoort and Cory M Grant
Rating
7
1 Votes
Next On Movies 24 11:00am Thu 2 Mar
 
     
67
Film Love Wrecked
A teenager working at a tropical resort is overjoyed to learn her favourite rock star is soon to be a guest. When the singer falls overboard on the way over, she swims out to save him and convinces him they are stranded alone together on a desert island - even though it is only a short walk from the hotel. Romantic comedy, with Amanda Bynes and Chris Carmack
Rating
7
1 Votes
Next On Movies 24 9:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
68
Film Ride Out for Revenge
An unscrupulous cavalry captain is assigned to escort a Cheyenne tribe to their new reservation, only for gold to be found on the land. A principled scout under the officer's command takes a stand to ensure the Cheyenne are treated fairly. Western, starring Rory Calhoun, Gloria Grahame and Lloyd Bridges
Rating
7
1 Votes
Next On Spike 2:30pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
69
Film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
A colony of super-intelligent apes thrives following a global virus outbreak that wipes out much of the human race. A survivor tries to make peace with the leader of the apes, but their efforts to reach an understanding are threatened by warmongers on both sides. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke and Gary Oldman
Rating
7
2 Votes
Next On 4seven 9:00pm Mon 27 Feb
Next On Channel 4 9:00pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On Channel 4 + 1 10:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
70
Film The Open Road
Carlton Garrett follows in the footsteps of his father Kyle and becomes a baseball player, but is not nearly as successful. He receives a message that his mother is dying, but is refusing treatment unless Kyle comes to see her. Carlton, who has not spoken to his father in years, has to persuade Kyle to return home. Comedy drama, starring Jeff Bridges and Justin Timberlake
Rating
7
2 Votes
Next On AMC 5:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
71
Film Secret Summer
When a small-town author clashes with a city accountant trying to close the local library, a surprising and unexpected romance unfolds. Romantic drama, starring Lindsey Shaw, Derek Theler and Rachel Ticotin
Rating
7
2 Votes
Next On Movies 24 11:00pm Wed 1 Mar
 
     
72
Film Cup of Love
A food scientist is sent to Colombia, where she meets a local plantation owner who is reluctant to work with her at first, but slowly romance blossoms. Romantic drama, starring Anna Hutchison, Nikolas Rincon and David Ojalvo
Rating
7
3 Votes
Next On Movies 24 11:00pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
73
Film Heartless
A photographer documents the gangland conflicts plaguing the council estate he lives on, and comes to realise the violence is not random, but created by unseen demonic creatures. His investigation into the supernatural leads to him being tricked into selling his soul. Horror, starring Jim Sturgess, Timothy Spall, Clemence Poesy and Noel Clarke
Rating
7
3 Votes
Next On AMC 10:00pm Mon 27 Feb
 
     
74
Film Take Care
When a woman is hit by a car and comes to home to find her friends have turned their backs on her, she is forced to turn to an unlikely source for help. Romantic comedy, starring Leslie Bibb, Tracee Chimo and Kevin Curtis
Rating
7
3 Votes
Next On Movies 24 11:00pm Mon 27 Feb
Next On Movies 24 1:00am Fri 3 Mar
 
     
75
Film The Saint: The Fiction Makers
Roger Moore stars in this adventure as international thief Simon Templar, who is hired by a book publisher to protect one of his most valuable and reclusive female writers. However, the charming rogue's new assignment leads to him and his charge being kidnapped by an evil organisation who have modelled themselves on characters from a novel, and want the plot of their next heist to be written. Sylvia Syms and Justine Lord also star
Rating
7
4 Votes
Next On London Live 3:25pm Mon 27 Feb
 
     
76
Film Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge
Retired marshal Matt Dillon's idyllic life is shattered by a vengeful old enemy who tracks him down to his hillside retreat. Western adventure based on the long-running TV series, starring James Arness, Amanda Blake, Steve Forrest, Earl Holliman and Ken Olandt
Rating
7
4 Votes
Next On CBS Action 10:05am Sun 26 Feb
 
     
77
Film Frankenhooker
A scientist accidentally kills his girlfriend, so comes up with a grisly plan to bring her back to life. He blows up a hotel room full of prostitutes and uses the corpses to build a new body he can attach her severed head to. However, his resurrected creation is soon killing people, and a furious pimp is looking for revenge. Comedy horror, starring James Lorinz and Patty Mullen
Rating
7
5 Votes
Next On Horror Channel 2:45am Fri 3 Mar
 
     
78
Film F/X: Murder by Illusion
Special effects expert Rollie Tyler is approached by a man claiming to be an FBI agent with an unusual job - fake the death of a gangster who is due to testify against his partners in crime. However, Rollie soon realises he's been double-crossed when his `victim' seemingly ends up really dead and he is in the frame for murder. Thriller, starring Bryan Brown, Brian Dennehy and Diane Venora
Rating
7
7 Votes
Next On Sony Channel 7:05pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
79
Film Cube
Seven disparate strangers awake in a bizarre labyrinth laced with deadly traps, and face the fight of their lives to regain their freedom. Sci-fi horror filmed on one set, starring Nicole deBoer, Nicky Guadagni, David Hewlett and Andrew Miller
Rating
7
9 Votes
Next On Syfy 9:00pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Syfy 9:00pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
80
Film Mimic
A scientist is shocked to discover a species of cockroach-hunting bug she created years earlier to eradicate a disease has evolved into the perfect killing machine. Horror from director Guillermo del Toro, starring Mira Sorvino, Jeremy Northam, Charles S Dutton, Alexander Goodwin and Giancarlo Giannini
Rating
7
11 Votes
Next On Sony Channel 10:55pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
81
Film The Cimarron Kid
A gunslinging outlaw falls head over heels in love with a woman who persuades him to mend his ways and go straight - but only after one last heist. Western adventure, starring Audie Murphy, Beverly Tyler, James Best and Yvette Dugay
Rating
7
15 Votes
Next On ITV4 5:05pm Sat 25 Feb
Next On ITV4 4:00pm Sat 25 Feb
 
     
82
Film Night Passage
The black sheep of a family falls in with a gang of outlaws plotting to rob a train operated by his strait-laced brother, but reckons without his sibling's determination to track him down and set him back on the straight and narrow. Western, starring James Stewart, Audie Murphy, Dan Duryea and Brandon de Wilde
Rating
7
17 Votes
Next On Film4 2:55pm Tue 28 Feb
 
     
83
Film Winchester '73
A gunslinger tracks down his father's killer, but is unable to exact his revenge because the sheriff of the town makes a point of confiscating all firearms. Instead he challenges him to compete in a shooting competition to win a superb rifle, but when the murderer loses, he steals the coveted prize. Western, starring James Stewart, Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea and Stephen McNally
Rating
7
19 Votes
Next On Film4 1:05pm Wed 1 Mar
 
     
84
Film Olympus Has Fallen
A secret service operative is dismissed from duty after a tragic accident. As he prepares to leave his assignment, terrorists take control of the White House and hold the president hostage. The agent is trapped in the building, and uses his inside knowledge to rescue the head of state. Action thriller, starring Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart and Morgan Freeman. Includes 5 News Update at 10pm
Rating
7
20 Votes
Next On Channel 5 9:00pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Channel 5 +1 10:00pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
85
Film Persuasion
A woman living with her oppressive family is forced to refuse a poor man's hand in marriage, only for him to return much the richer years later - though now he's set his heart on her sister-in-law. Fine romantic period drama, skilfully adapted from Jane Austen's novel, starring Amanda Root, Ciaran Hinds, Susan Fleetwood and Corin Redgrave
Rating
7
25 Votes
Next On Drama 1:50am Mon 27 Feb
Next On Drama 2:00pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
86
Film Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo
A lowly fish-tank cleaner working at a gigolo's luxurious house has his eyes opened to a completely new way of life - but an accident with his employer's prized pets puts him into a tricky situation. Desperate to raise a quick buck, he is soon entertaining a series of increasingly sex-crazed women. Comedy, starring Rob Schneider, William Forsythe, Eddie Griffin, Oded Fehr and Gail O'Grady
Rating
7
42 Votes
Next On Film4 2:10am Thu 2 Mar
 
     
87
Film Bound and Babysitting
Former college acquaintances Maggie and Alex are placed in a difficult position when their mutual friends head off on holiday, leaving them to babysit their children. The only problem is that the pair cannot stand each other. However, the experience of being surrogate parents gives them a chance to bond. Romantic comedy, starring Tammin Sursok and Travis Van Winkle
Rating
6.9
1 Votes
Next On Movies 24 3:00pm Mon 27 Feb
 
     
88
Film A Novel Romance
A bestselling novelist who writes under a pseudonym is disillusioned with writing idealised love stories. While taking a holiday to find inspiration, he falls for a journalist who is unaware of his alter ego, but comes under pressure from his agent to go public with his identity. Romantic comedy, starring Amy Acker and Dylan Bruce
Rating
6.9
1 Votes
Next On Movies 24 1:00pm Thu 2 Mar
 
     
89
Film June in January
A bride-to-be plans to honour her late mother by making her wedding an exact re-creation of the fantasy ceremony they created together when she was a child. However, when the big day is unexpectedly moved forward by three months, her fiance's mother sets about changing everything. Romantic comedy drama, with Brooke D'Orsay, Wes Brown and Marilu Henner
Rating
6.9
1 Votes
Next On Movies 24 9:00am Fri 3 Mar
 
     
90
Film Dor
Premiere. Meera (Ayesha Takia) is devastated when her husband is murdered while working in Saudi Arabia. During her period of mourning, the widow's life is brightened by the arrival in her town of Zeenat, a Muslim woman, and the pair soon become close friends
Rating
6.9
1 Votes
Next On Zing 8:30pm Sun 26 Feb
 
     
91
Film Heavenly Match
A minister falls for an old friend from her seminary, just as she is offered an important position within the church. She finds her fear of failure overwhelming her faith in herself as she wrestles with the demands of her new job and relationship. Romantic drama based on Beth Patillo's novel Heavens to Betsy, starring Samaire Armstrong and Brendan Penny
Rating
6.9
1 Votes
Next On Movies 24 1:00am Sat 4 Mar
 
     
92
Film Art of Submission
A mixed martial arts fighter is forced to turn to crime to support his family, and ends up in prison. He is forced to take part in a series of gladiatorial battles and his talents impress the warden, who offers him the chance to make a fresh start by entering a high-stakes tournament run by a former Viet-cong general. Drama, starring Ernie Reyes Jr, Ving Rhames and George Takei
Rating
6.9
1 Votes
Next On Spike 11:00pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
93
Film Love in Paradise
A TV cowboy is taken out of his comfort zone when he goes to an actual, working ranch, but love blossoms when he meets a spirited young woman who works there. Romantic drama, starring Luke Perry and Emmanuelle Vaugier
Rating
6.9
2 Votes
Next On Movies 24 9:00am Sun 26 Feb
 
     
94
Film The Trials of Oscar Wilde
Fact-based drama about the famous Victorian writer's prosecution for homosexuality, which came about as a consequence of his unsuccessful attempt to sue his aristocratic lover's father. Starring Peter Finch, Yvonne Mitchell, James Mason, Nigel Patrick and Lionel Jeffries
Rating
6.9
2 Votes
Next On London Live 10:30pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On London Live 11:00pm Wed 1 Mar
 
     
95
Film Love, Again
When a couple on the verge of separating must learn to work together to plan and prepare their daughter's wedding, they discover their marriage might be worth saving. Romantic drama, starring Chloe Babcook, Lini Evans and Paul Johansson
Rating
6.9
3 Votes
Next On Movies 24 5:00pm Wed 1 Mar
 
     
96
Film A Kind of Magic
When the son of a prominent witch family falls for a psychiatrist, he suddenly loses his abilities and she gains his magical powers instead. Romantic fantasy, starring Ryan McPartlin, Azie Tesfai, Damien Bodie and Amanda Carlin
Rating
6.9
4 Votes
Next On Movies 24 7:00pm Tue 28 Feb
Next On Movies 24 11:00am Sun 26 Feb
 
     
97
Film 12 Angry Men
Twelve jurors convene to decide the verdict in a murder trial. While 11 of the group are thoroughly convinced the teenage defendant is guilty, one lone voice of reason refuses to cave in to pressure and passionately argues the case for his innocence. Sidney Lumet's legal drama, starring Henry Fonda, Lee J Cobb, Ed Begley, Martin Balsam and Jack Klugman
Rating
6.9
12 Votes
Next On Film4 4:55pm Sun 26 Feb
Next On Film4 4:30pm Fri 3 Mar
 
     
98
Film Bound
Ex-con Corky is trying to go straight, but veers off the rails when she meets Violet, the girlfriend of gangster Caesar. The women begin a torrid affair and concoct a risky plan to steal a fortune from the Mob, which would enable them to flee and start a new life. Thriller directed by the Wachowskis, starring Jennifer Tilly and Gina Gershon, with Joe Pantoliano, John P Ryan, Christopher Meloni and Richard C Sarafian
Rating
6.9
14 Votes
Next On Film4 1:00am Sat 4 Mar
 
     
99
Film Picking Up and Dropping Off
Two single parents - one a lonely weatherman and the other an antiques dealer - have a chance encounter during a hectic trip to the airport to drop off their children. The pair go their separate ways, but although they are unable to stop thinking about each other, they lack the courage to act on their feelings. Romantic comedy, starring Scott Wolf, Amanda Detmer and Rachelle Lefevre
Rating
6.9
14 Votes
Next On Movies 24 1:00am Thu 2 Mar
 
     
100
Film Kelly's Heroes
A rebellious American soldier fighting in occupied France learns from a captive German officer the whereabouts of a fortune in Nazi gold. Recruiting the aid of three fellow soldiers, he puts together a daring plan to penetrate enemy lines to get their hands on the bullion. Second World War adventure, starring Clint Eastwood, Telly Savalas, Donald Sutherland, Don Rickles and Harry Dean Stanton
Rating
6.9
160 Votes
Next On Spike 6:10pm Sun 26 Feb

 

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