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05th Nov 2021

Eight of the best movies on TV for your Friday night in

Rory Cashin

The weekend is here! YAY! But it is cold out! BOO! Let us stay inside and warm and watch some movies! YAY!

Friday night equals movie night.

We don’t make the rules, this is just how things are…

Eye in the Sky – FilmFour – 7pm

Col. Katherine Powell (Helen Mirren), a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.

The Other Woman – E4 – 9pm

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly (Cameron Diaz) soon meets the wife (Leslie Mann) he’s been betraying. And when yet another love affair (with Kate Upton) is discovered, all three women team up to plot revenge on the three-timing S.O.B.

Sicario 2: Soldado – FilmFour – 9pm

The drug war on the U.S.-Mexico border has escalated as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border. To fight the war, federal agent Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) re-teams with the mercurial Alejandro (Benicio Del Toro).

The Girl in the Spider’s Web – RTE Two – 10pm

Young computer hacker Lisbeth Salander (Claire Foy) and journalist Mikael Blomkvist (Sverrir Gudnason) find themselves caught in a web of spies, cybercriminals and corrupt government officials.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – FilmFour – 11.25pm

A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar (Andy Serkis) is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier.

Wall Street – RTE One – 11.45pm

A young and impatient stockbroker (Charlie Sheen) is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider (Michael Douglas) who takes the youth under his wing.

Happy Death Day – Channel 4 – 12.25am

A college student (Jessica Rothe) must relive the day of her murder over and over again, in a loop that will end only when she discovers her killer’s identity.

Attack the Block – FilmFour – 2am

A teen gang (headed by John Boyega) in South London defend their block from an alien invasion.

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