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23rd Aug 2021

Five of the best movies on TV for your Monday night in

Rory Cashin

They pretty much all start at 9pm…

Yes, the finale of Love Island is on tonight, but in case you’re looking for something else to watch…

Black Panther – RTE Two – 9pm

T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman), heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country’s past.

Forrest Gump – Sky One – 9pm

The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the Vietnam War, the Watergate scandal and other historical events unfold from the perspective of an Alabama man (Tom Hanks) with an IQ of 75, whose only desire is to be reunited with his childhood sweetheart (Robin Wright).

The Old Man & The Gun – FilmFour – 9pm

Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford) and his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public.

Collateral Damage – ITV4 – 9pm

After his family is killed by a terrorist act, a firefighter (Arnold Schwarzenegger) goes in search of the one responsible.

Lost in Translation – TG4 – 9.30pm

A faded movie star (Bill Murray) and a neglected young woman (Scarlett Johansson) form an unlikely bond after crossing paths in Tokyo.

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