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Wed 23 Oct

6:00am
Film Tron (1982)
A computer genius hacks into the mainframe of the company he used to work for, hoping to find evidence against the executive who stole his ideas. However, the intelligent master program running the system transports him into an electronic world, where he is forced to battle gladiators in a series of deadly games. Disney sci-fi adventure, starring Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner and David Warner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
7:45am
Film Slender Man (2018)
Friends Hallie, Chloe, Wren and Katie conjure up online creature the Slender Man, a tall, chilling figure with a blank face. Two weeks later, Katie mysteriously disappears during a class trip to a graveyard, and the girls suspect their creation may be responsible. Horror thriller, starring Joey King, Julia Goldani Telles and Jaz Sinclair
(Subtitles)

9:30am
Film Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
A scientist carries out genetic experiments on apes, hoping to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease. A chimpanzee used in the tests develops superior intelligence and becomes outraged at the human race's cruel treatment of his kind, forming his fellow primates into an army to overthrow mankind. Sci-fi thriller, starring James Franco, Freida Pinto and Andy Serkis
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.4
11:30am
Film Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
A reprogrammed killing machine is sent back in time to the 20th century to protect John Connor, a teenage boy whose destiny is to save the human race. After breaking John's mother out of a mental institution, the pair set out to avert a future nuclear war - pursued by an advanced prototype terminator with shape-changing powers. Sci-fi action adventure sequel, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong and Robert Patrick

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Film Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
John Connor finds his destiny to lead the human race in a future war is catching up with him when an advanced new Terminator in female form is sent back in time to eliminate him. However, a reprogrammed cyborg has also been dispatched to act as his protector. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nick Stahl, Claire Danes and Kristanna Loken
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.8
4:00pm
Film Terminator Salvation (2009)
In a future dominated by the deadly robots, resistance leader John Connor fights to stop the creation of an advanced new terminator and searches for the teenager destined to go back in time and become his father. Elsewhere, a mysterious stranger with no memory is about to learn the shocking truth about his origins. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring Christian Bale, Sam Worthington and Anton Yelchin
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
6:00pm
Film Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
A scientist carries out genetic experiments on apes, hoping to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease. A chimpanzee used in the tests develops superior intelligence and becomes outraged at the human race's cruel treatment of his kind, forming his fellow primates into an army to overthrow mankind. Sci-fi thriller, starring James Franco, Freida Pinto and Andy Serkis
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.4
8:00pm
Film Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
A reprogrammed killing machine is sent back in time to the 20th century to protect John Connor, a teenage boy whose destiny is to save the human race. After breaking John's mother out of a mental institution, the pair set out to avert a future nuclear war - pursued by an advanced prototype terminator with shape-changing powers. Sci-fi action adventure sequel, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong and Robert Patrick

Rating: 8.7
10:30pm
Film Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
John Connor finds his destiny to lead the human race in a future war is catching up with him when an advanced new Terminator in female form is sent back in time to eliminate him. However, a reprogrammed cyborg has also been dispatched to act as his protector. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nick Stahl, Claire Danes and Kristanna Loken
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.8
12:30am
Film Terminator Salvation (2009)
In a future dominated by the deadly robots, resistance leader John Connor fights to stop the creation of an advanced new terminator and searches for the teenager destined to go back in time and become his father. Elsewhere, a mysterious stranger with no memory is about to learn the shocking truth about his origins. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring Christian Bale, Sam Worthington and Anton Yelchin
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
2:30am
Film Truth or Dare (2018)
A seemingly harmless game of Truth or Dare among friends turns lethal when something begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare. Horror, starring Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey and Violett Beane
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
4:15am
Film Tron (1982)
A computer genius hacks into the mainframe of the company he used to work for, hoping to find evidence against the executive who stole his ideas. However, the intelligent master program running the system transports him into an electronic world, where he is forced to battle gladiators in a series of deadly games. Disney sci-fi adventure, starring Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner and David Warner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2

Thu 24 Oct

6:00am
Film Time Trap (2017)
A group of students on a road trip in Texas search for their missing professor. While exploring a mysterious cave, the group experience a series of bizarre events related to time and space distortion. Sci-fi adventure, starring Andrew Wilson, Cassidy Gifford and Brianne Howey
(Subtitles)

7:45am
Film Planet of the Apes (2001)
An astronaut crash-lands on a strange planet and is captured and enslaved by the ruling race of highly intelligent apes. Luckily, he is helped by a sympathetic chimpanzee - but then discovers a shocking secret. Remake of the 1960s sci-fi adventure, directed by Tim Burton and starring Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Roth, and featuring a cameo appearance from the original film's star Charlton Heston
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
10:00am
Film Serenity (2005)
A gang of interplanetary smugglers is pursued by a government assassin searching for a teenage girl who has taken shelter on board their spaceship. Gifted with extraordinary telepathic powers, she has uncovered a secret that threatens the political stability of the universe - and the ruling forces will stop at nothing to ensure it stays buried. Sci-fi adventure based on the TV series Firefly, starring Nathan Fillion, Summer Glau and Chiwetel Ejiofor
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
12:10pm
Film Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)
In an attempt to scupper an evil sorcerer's plans of raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings, Albus Dumbledore enlists his former student Newt Scamander, who agrees to help. Second part of JK Rowling's Harry Potter prequel saga, starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston and Jude Law
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.5
2:30pm
Film Time Trap (2017)
A group of students on a road trip in Texas search for their missing professor. While exploring a mysterious cave, the group experience a series of bizarre events related to time and space distortion. Sci-fi adventure, starring Andrew Wilson, Cassidy Gifford and Brianne Howey
(Subtitles)

4:05pm
Film Upgrade (2018)
Technophobe Grey Trace is left confined to a wheelchair after being mugged. His only hope for revenge is Stem, an experimental computer chip implant that allows him to control his body. However, once implanted, Stem starts talking to Trace and takes over his body. Sci-fi thriller from Saw veteran Leigh Whannell, starring Logan Marshall-Green and Melanie Vallejo
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.5
6:00pm
Film Serenity (2005)
A gang of interplanetary smugglers is pursued by a government assassin searching for a teenage girl who has taken shelter on board their spaceship. Gifted with extraordinary telepathic powers, she has uncovered a secret that threatens the political stability of the universe - and the ruling forces will stop at nothing to ensure it stays buried. Sci-fi adventure based on the TV series Firefly, starring Nathan Fillion, Summer Glau and Chiwetel Ejiofor
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Film Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)
In an attempt to scupper an evil sorcerer's plans of raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings, Albus Dumbledore enlists his former student Newt Scamander, who agrees to help. Second part of JK Rowling's Harry Potter prequel saga, starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston and Jude Law
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.5
10:30pm
Film Starship Troopers (1997)
Courageous military recruits hurl themselves into a desperate war against alien insects set on destroying mankind. They blast off for the creatures' home planet in a last-ditch attempt to save the human race from annihilation - little realising the carnage that awaits them. Sci-fi adventure from director Paul Verhoeven, starring Casper Van Dien, Denise Richards and Dina Meyer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
12:45am
Film Upgrade (2018)
Technophobe Grey Trace is left confined to a wheelchair after being mugged. His only hope for revenge is Stem, an experimental computer chip implant that allows him to control his body. However, once implanted, Stem starts talking to Trace and takes over his body. Sci-fi thriller from Saw veteran Leigh Whannell, starring Logan Marshall-Green and Melanie Vallejo
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.5
2:30am
Film The Running Man (1987)
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
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.7
4:15am
Film Project: ALF (1996)
A lovable alien is captured by the US army who plan to destroy him, prompting two officers to come to his aid. Spin-off from the sci-fi comedy TV series, with Miguel Ferrer, Ed Begley Jr and Martin Sheen
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3

Fri 25 Oct

6:00am
Film The Dark (2018)
A ghostly teenage girl haunts the forest where she was killed decades earlier. Hiding in the boot of a victim's car, she finds and befriends a blind boy, discovering they are both victims of terrible abuse. Letting him live throws her lone existence into upheaval. Horror, starring Nadia Alexander, Toby Nichols and Karl Markovics
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.1
7:45am
Film Poltergeist (1982)
A family experiences strange events after invisible phantoms invade its home. At first the ghosts seem harmless, simply making things move by themselves. But before long, they spirit away the five-year-old daughter to their own plane of existence, forcing her parents to call on paranormal researchers to find their missing child. Horror, with JoBeth Williams, Craig T Nelson and Heather O'Rourke

Rating: 7.6
9:45am
Film Annabelle (2014)
A man buys his pregnant wife a vintage doll, which places their lives in jeopardy. Members of a Satanic cult have their eyes on the antique toy, and break into their house to prepare a ritual that will transform the harmless plaything into a terrifying monster. Horror spin-off from The Conjuring, starring Annabelle Wallis and Ward Horton
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
11:30am
Film The Wicker Man (1973)
A devoutly Christian Scottish police officer travels to a remote island to investigate the disappearance of a missing girl. As his investigations are disrupted at every turn, the detective is horrified to see the population have embraced an ancient pagan lifestyle, and begins to fear they may intend to sacrifice the child in an occult ritual. Horror, starring Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee and Britt Ekland
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.8
1:10pm
Film Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
A parapsychologist returns to her family home to investigate supernatural disturbances. Fourth instalment in the horror saga, starring Lin Shaye, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell and Spencer Locke
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
3:00pm
Film The Ring (2002)
A journalist investigates several teenage deaths, which are linked to a cursed videotape and the rumour that anyone who watches it will die a week later. Her growing obsession with the tape endangers herself and her family - and to avoid the predicted fate, she has just seven days to find out where the recording came from. Gore Verbinski's remake of the Japanese supernatural horror, starring Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson and Brian Cox
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
5:00pm
Film The Ring 2 (2005)
Journalist Rachel Keller and her son try to rebuild their shattered lives, moving from Seattle to Oregon and starting afresh. However, the vengeful spirit of Samara follows, and this time she is determined to destroy them. Sequel to the horror remake, starring Naomi Watts, Simon Baker and David Dorfman, and featuring a cameo appearance from Sissy Spacek
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
7:00pm
Film Poltergeist (1982)
A family experiences strange events after invisible phantoms invade its home. At first the ghosts seem harmless, simply making things move by themselves. But before long, they spirit away the five-year-old daughter to their own plane of existence, forcing her parents to call on paranormal researchers to find their missing child. Horror, with JoBeth Williams, Craig T Nelson and Heather O'Rourke

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
Film Overlord (2018)
In 1944, a group of American soldiers land in an occupied French hamlet after their plane is destroyed by enemy fire. Their mission is to take out a heavily fortified Nazi radio tower hours before D-Day. However, they stumble across a mysterious Nazi lab where their bloodthirsty enemies are waiting for them. Action thriller from producer JJ Abrams, starring Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell and Mathilde Ollivier
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
11:00pm
Film Halloween (1978)
Homicidal madman Michael Myers escapes from a mental institution 15 years after murdering his sister, and goes on a killing spree in his home town. Although a psychiatrist is quickly on his trail in a bid to stop the loss of more lives, a shy teenage girl babysitting for her neighbour is unaware of the grisly fate in store for her. John Carpenter's horror, starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, Nick Castle and PJ Soles

Rating: 8.2
12:50am
Film Hostel (2005)
Three backpackers travelling across Europe hear of a Slovakian inn where their every hedonistic desire will be met. However, they discover they have been lured into the clutches of wealthy depraved businessmen who pay for the chance to torture people to death. Horror, starring Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson and Eythor Gudjonsson

Rating: 6
2:40am
Film Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
A 15th-century Transylvanian knight becomes a vampire after the death of his beloved wife. Centuries later, he learns she has been reincarnated, and travels to Victorian London with the intent of seducing her into joining him in living death. Francis Ford Coppola's Gothic horror based on the novel, starring Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins and Keanu Reeves
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
5:00am
Sky Cinema Preview
October 2019
Previews of the great films now playing on Sky Cinema plus other highlights showing on Sky.

Rating: 7.5

Sat 26 Oct

6:00am
The Top Ten Show
The Top Ten Show 2019
Season 2019 Episode 43/

Clips from the UK and US Top Ten show viewers the best of what is on offer on the big screen

Rating: 6.9
6:15am
Film The Omen (1976)
An American diplomat secretly adopts a newborn baby when his own son dies at birth. As a series of unusual deaths occurs around him, he gradually comes to suspect the child he is raising is the son of the Devil. Richard Donner's horror, starring Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Billie Whitelaw, David Warner and Patrick Troughton, with Jerry Goldsmith supplying the Oscar-winning score
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.2
8:15am
Film Damien: Omen II (1978)
Teenage Damien is adopted by his rich uncle and aunt, who are unaware of his true origins, and packed off to military academy. But as he becomes aware of his demonic destiny as the Antichrist, another series of grisly murders begins. Horror sequel, starring Jonathan Scott-Taylor, William Holden, Lee Grant, Robert Foxworth, Lew Ayres, Sylvia Sidney and Lance Henriksen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
10:15am
Film Alien: The Director's Cut (1979)
Crew members of a cargo spacecraft answer a distress call from a derelict alien vessel. However, their mission of mercy has fatal repercussions when a deadly, seemingly indestructible monster gets on board their ship and starts killing them one by one. Alternate version of Ridley Scott's sci-fi horror, starring Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Ian Holm and John Hurt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
12:15pm
Film Aliens: Special Edition (1986)
Lone survivor Ripley is rescued in deep space decades after an alien creature wiped out her ship's entire crew. She is recruited to accompany a military expedition to a colony on the planet where she first encountered the monster, only to find the aliens have been reproducing and there are now hordes of them. Extended cut of James Cameron's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance Henriksen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
3:00pm
Film Alien 3 (1992)
Ripley is marooned alone on an all-male prison planet, only to face another of the lethal extraterrestrial creatures - which begins to prey on the inmates. While trying to help them survive, she discovers a terrifying connection between herself and the monster. David Fincher's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver and Charles Dance
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
Film Alien Resurrection (1997)
Scientists create a clone of Ripley to get hold of the alien queen growing inside her body and breed a new race of the monsters. However, when the creatures escape and turn on their makers, the new Ripley must lead a smuggling crew caught up in the mayhem to safety. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder and Ron Perlman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
7:00pm
Film Alien: The Director's Cut (1979)
Crew members of a cargo spacecraft answer a distress call from a derelict alien vessel. However, their mission of mercy has fatal repercussions when a deadly, seemingly indestructible monster gets on board their ship and starts killing them one by one. Alternate version of Ridley Scott's sci-fi horror, starring Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Ian Holm and John Hurt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
9:00pm
Film Aliens: Special Edition (1986)
Lone survivor Ripley is rescued in deep space decades after an alien creature wiped out her ship's entire crew. She is recruited to accompany a military expedition to a colony on the planet where she first encountered the monster, only to find the aliens have been reproducing and there are now hordes of them. Extended cut of James Cameron's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance Henriksen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
11:45pm
Film Alien 3 (1992)
Ripley is marooned alone on an all-male prison planet, only to face another of the lethal extraterrestrial creatures - which begins to prey on the inmates. While trying to help them survive, she discovers a terrifying connection between herself and the monster. David Fincher's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver and Charles Dance
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
1:45am
Film Alien Resurrection (1997)
Scientists create a clone of Ripley to get hold of the alien queen growing inside her body and breed a new race of the monsters. However, when the creatures escape and turn on their makers, the new Ripley must lead a smuggling crew caught up in the mayhem to safety. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder and Ron Perlman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
2:40am
Film Event Horizon (1997)
A deep-space salvage crew investigate mysterious events aboard a hi-tech spaceship, which suddenly reappeared in orbit around Neptune after going missing for seven years - but it is not long before they are exposed to terror beyond their wildest nightmares. Sci-fi horror, starring Laurence Fishburne, Sam Neill, Kathleen Quinlan, Joely Richardson and Sean Pertwee
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
4:20am
Film Monster Family (2017)
A young family is cursed by a witch and transformed into monsters. Animated comedy, with the voices of Emily Watson, Jason Isaacs and Nick Frost
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Sun 27 Oct

6:00am
Film Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, tires of being scary and decides to take over the friendly world of Christmas. After kidnapping Santa, he prepares to take his place and do Christmas in his own ghoulish way. Stop-motion animated fantasy, with the voices of Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara and Paul Reubens, and a musical score by Danny Elfman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
7:30am
Film Jaws (1975)
A New England seaside town's tourist season is turned into a nightmare by a giant killer shark. The local police chief's efforts to protect the public are thwarted by the greedy mayor, forcing him to join forces with a grizzled fisherman and an enthusiastic marine biologist to hunt and kill the monster predator. Steven Spielberg's thriller, starring Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss and Robert Shaw
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:40am
Film Hostile (2017)
In a post-apocalyptic world, a wounded woman fights to survive against feral creatures that come out at night. Horror thriller, starring Brittany Ashworth, Gregory Fitoussi and Javier Botet
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
11:10am
Film Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)
After finding a laptop, a teenager plays an online game with five of his friends. Showing them a mysterious folder that plays disturbing videos of people in danger, they then receive an anonymous message telling them they will all die if they disconnect or call the police. Thriller, starring Colin Woodell, Stephanie Nogueras and Betty Gabriel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
12:55pm
Film The Shining (1980)
An aspiring writer takes a caretaking job at a remote mountain hotel. It has closed for the winter, and he has been hired to get the place ready for the next season. But evil spirits haunting its corridors destroy his sanity, causing the unhinged author to rampage through the hotel and terrorise his wife and young son. Stanley Kubrick's horror, based on the Stephen King novel, with Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd and Scatman Crothers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
3:05pm
Film Jaws (1975)
A New England seaside town's tourist season is turned into a nightmare by a giant killer shark. The local police chief's efforts to protect the public are thwarted by the greedy mayor, forcing him to join forces with a grizzled fisherman and an enthusiastic marine biologist to hunt and kill the monster predator. Steven Spielberg's thriller, starring Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss and Robert Shaw
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
5:15pm
Film The Sixth Sense (1999)
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
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
7:15pm
Film Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)
After finding a laptop, a teenager plays an online game with five of his friends. Showing them a mysterious folder that plays disturbing videos of people in danger, they then receive an anonymous message telling them they will all die if they disconnect or call the police. Thriller, starring Colin Woodell, Stephanie Nogueras and Betty Gabriel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
9:00pm
Film The Shining (1980)
An aspiring writer takes a caretaking job at a remote mountain hotel. It has closed for the winter, and he has been hired to get the place ready for the next season. But evil spirits haunting its corridors destroy his sanity, causing the unhinged author to rampage through the hotel and terrorise his wife and young son. Stanley Kubrick's horror, based on the Stephen King novel, with Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd and Scatman Crothers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
11:15pm
Film Hostel (2005)
Three backpackers travelling across Europe hear of a Slovakian inn where their every hedonistic desire will be met. However, they discover they have been lured into the clutches of wealthy depraved businessmen who pay for the chance to torture people to death. Horror, starring Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson and Eythor Gudjonsson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
1:00am
Film The Thing (1982)
A mysterious shape-shifting alien kills and impersonates its victims on an Antarctic research base manned by a crew of American scientists. The researchers face the ordeal of stopping the creature from making its way to civilisation - but are in danger of jeopardising the task as mounting paranoia turns them against each other. John Carpenter's sci-fi horror remake, starring Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, TK Carter, Keith David and Richard Dysart
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
3:05am
Film Truth or Dare (2018)
A seemingly harmless game of Truth or Dare among friends turns lethal when something begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare. Horror, starring Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey and Violett Beane
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
5:00am
Sky Cinema Preview
October 2019
Previews of the great films now playing on Sky Cinema plus other highlights showing on Sky.

Rating: 7.5

Mon 28 Oct

6:00am
Film The Wicker Man (1973)
A devoutly Christian Scottish police officer travels to a remote island to investigate the disappearance of a missing girl. As his investigations are disrupted at every turn, the detective is horrified to see the population have embraced an ancient pagan lifestyle, and begins to fear they may intend to sacrifice the child in an occult ritual. Horror, starring Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee and Britt Ekland
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.8
7:45am
Film Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
A parapsychologist returns to her family home to investigate supernatural disturbances. Fourth instalment in the horror saga, starring Lin Shaye, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell and Spencer Locke
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
9:45am
Film Slender Man (2018)
Friends Hallie, Chloe, Wren and Katie conjure up online creature the Slender Man, a tall, chilling figure with a blank face. Two weeks later, Katie mysteriously disappears during a class trip to a graveyard, and the girls suspect their creation may be responsible. Horror thriller, starring Joey King, Julia Goldani Telles and Jaz Sinclair
(Subtitles)

11:30am
Film The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
A student dies after an attempted exorcism by a priest who was convinced she was possessed by evil spirits. A sceptical lawyer is assigned to defend the cleric against the charge of manslaughter, but as the case unfolds she finds her own convictions challenged. Horror drama, starring Tom Wilkinson, Laura Linney, Jennifer Carpenter, Campbell Scott and Colm Feore

Rating: 5.8
1:30pm
Film The Ghost of Charnel House (2016)
After an abandoned slaughterhouse is turned into modern lofts in an urban neighbourhood, tenants are haunted by a dark secret that has been trapped in the building for more than 30 years. Horror, starring Callum Blue, Nadine Velazquez and Makenzie Moss
(Subtitles)

3:15pm
Film Omen IV: The Awakening (1991)
A couple are horrified to discover their adopted daughter is part of a satanic conspiracy to establish the kingdom of evil on Earth. Supernatural thriller, starring Faye Grant, Michael Woods, Michael Lerner and Madison Mason
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
5:00pm
Film The Omen (1976)
An American diplomat secretly adopts a newborn baby when his own son dies at birth. As a series of unusual deaths occurs around him, he gradually comes to suspect the child he is raising is the son of the Devil. Richard Donner's horror, starring Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Billie Whitelaw, David Warner and Patrick Troughton, with Jerry Goldsmith supplying the Oscar-winning score
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
Film Damien: Omen II (1978)
Teenage Damien is adopted by his rich uncle and aunt, who are unaware of his true origins, and packed off to military academy. But as he becomes aware of his demonic destiny as the Antichrist, another series of grisly murders begins. Horror sequel, starring Jonathan Scott-Taylor, William Holden, Lee Grant, Robert Foxworth, Lew Ayres, Sylvia Sidney and Lance Henriksen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
9:00pm
Film Omen III: The Final Conflict (1981)
Antichrist Damien Thorn becomes US Ambassador to Britain, and while engineering dominion over the entire world, he ensures all babies born on a certain day are slaughtered, in the certainty that one of them is the second coming of Christ. Supernatural horror, starring Sam Neill, Rossano Brazzi and Don Gordon
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
11:00pm
Film Omen IV: The Awakening (1991)
A couple are horrified to discover their adopted daughter is part of a satanic conspiracy to establish the kingdom of evil on Earth. Supernatural thriller, starring Faye Grant, Michael Woods, Michael Lerner and Madison Mason
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
12:50am
Film Overlord (2018)
In 1944, a group of American soldiers land in an occupied French hamlet after their plane is destroyed by enemy fire. Their mission is to take out a heavily fortified Nazi radio tower hours before D-Day. However, they stumble across a mysterious Nazi lab where their bloodthirsty enemies are waiting for them. Action thriller from producer JJ Abrams, starring Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell and Mathilde Ollivier
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
2:50am
Film The Ring (2002)
A journalist investigates several teenage deaths, which are linked to a cursed videotape and the rumour that anyone who watches it will die a week later. Her growing obsession with the tape endangers herself and her family - and to avoid the predicted fate, she has just seven days to find out where the recording came from. Gore Verbinski's remake of the Japanese supernatural horror, starring Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson and Brian Cox
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
5:00am
Sky Cinema Preview
October 2019
Previews of the great films now playing on Sky Cinema plus other highlights showing on Sky.

Rating: 7.5

Tue 29 Oct

6:00am
Film The Devil's Doorway (2018)
In the autumn of 1960, Father Thomas Riley and Father John Thornton are sent by the Vatican to investigate a miraculous event in an Irish home for 'fallen women', only to uncover something much more terrifying. Horror, starring Lalor Roddy, Ciaran Flynn and Helena Bereen
(Subtitles)

7:20am
Film A Quiet Place (2018)
In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with hypersensitive hearing. Horror, starring Emily Blunt and John Krasinski, who also directed
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
8:55am
Film The Ghost of Charnel House (2016)
After an abandoned slaughterhouse is turned into modern lofts in an urban neighbourhood, tenants are haunted by a dark secret that has been trapped in the building for more than 30 years. Horror, starring Callum Blue, Nadine Velazquez and Makenzie Moss
(Subtitles)

10:40am
Film Annabelle (2014)
A man buys his pregnant wife a vintage doll, which places their lives in jeopardy. Members of a Satanic cult have their eyes on the antique toy, and break into their house to prepare a ritual that will transform the harmless plaything into a terrifying monster. Horror spin-off from The Conjuring, starring Annabelle Wallis and Ward Horton
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
12:25pm
Film The Nun (2018)
A troubled priest and a novice nun discover a religious order's terrible secret and battle a malevolent force while investigating the apparent suicide of a Romanian nun. Fifth instalment in The Conjuring Universe horror saga, starring Taissa Farmiga and Demián Bichir
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
2:10pm
Film St. Agatha (2018)
In 1950s Georgia, Agatha, a pregnant young con woman on the run, seeks refuge in a seemingly perfect convent. However, Agatha soon realises she is trapped in a place filled with dark secrets and evil inhabitants. Horror directed by Darren Lynn Bousman, veteran of the Saw movies, starring Sabrina Kern and Carolyn Hennesy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
4:10pm
Film The Devil's Doorway (2018)
In the autumn of 1960, Father Thomas Riley and Father John Thornton are sent by the Vatican to investigate a miraculous event in an Irish home for 'fallen women', only to uncover something much more terrifying. Horror, starring Lalor Roddy, Ciaran Flynn and Helena Bereen
(Subtitles)

5:30pm
Film A Quiet Place (2018)
In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with hypersensitive hearing. Horror, starring Emily Blunt and John Krasinski, who also directed
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
7:15pm
Film Annabelle (2014)
A man buys his pregnant wife a vintage doll, which places their lives in jeopardy. Members of a Satanic cult have their eyes on the antique toy, and break into their house to prepare a ritual that will transform the harmless plaything into a terrifying monster. Horror spin-off from The Conjuring, starring Annabelle Wallis and Ward Horton
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
9:00pm
Film The Nun (2018)
A troubled priest and a novice nun discover a religious order's terrible secret and battle a malevolent force while investigating the apparent suicide of a Romanian nun. Fifth instalment in The Conjuring Universe horror saga, starring Taissa Farmiga and Demián Bichir
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
10:45pm
Film Friday the 13th (1980)
A lakeside summer camp with a grisly past reopens 20 years after a child's death led to its closure. The teenagers who sign up as counsellors are soon being murdered in increasingly brutal ways by an unseen killer lurking in the woods. Horror, starring Adrienne King, Betsy Palmer, Harry Crosby and Laurie Bartram, as well as an early appearance by Kevin Bacon

Rating: 5
12:25am
Film Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
A gang of foolhardy teenagers head for idyllic Crystal Lake with all manner of shenanigans in mind. But before they can get up to anything, a grotesque madman begins bumping them off in increasingly grisly fashion. Horror sequel, starring Amy Steel and John Furey and Warrington Gillette
(Subtitles)

2:00am
Film Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Disfigured mass-murderer Jason Voorhees returns having survived a brutal attack and embarks on another blood-drenched killing spree around Crystal Lake. Horror sequel, starring Dana Kimmell, Paul Kratka, Tracie Savage, Jeffrey Rogers and Richard Brooker
(Subtitles)

3:40am
Film Friday the 13th Part IV: The Final Chapter (1984)
Hockey-masked serial killer Jason is resurrected again, and sets his sights on a fresh batch of unlucky teenagers in Crystal Lake. Horror sequel, starring Kimberly Beck, Crispin Glover, Ted White and Corey Feldman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
5:15am
Sky Cinema Preview
October 2019
Previews of the great films now playing on Sky Cinema plus other highlights showing on Sky.

Rating: 7.5