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19th Aug 2021

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

Rory Cashin

Romance. Horror. And epic action. All depends what you’re in the mood for…

Your Thursday evening movie menu has arrived!

Sense and Sensibility – FilmFour – 6.15pm

Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. The two eldest daughters are the title opposites. Stars Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, Alan Rickman and Hugh Grant.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – FilmFour – 9pm

Bilbo (Martin Freeman) and company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

Viva Las Vegas – BBC Four – 10.30pm

A race car driver (Elvis Presley) preparing for the Grand Prix, wiles his time in Las Vegas working as a waiter to pay for his new engine. Soon, he strikes up a romance with a beautiful young woman.

Dodgeball – FilmFour – 11.50pm

A group of misfits (headed b enter a Las Vegas dodgeball tournament in order to save their cherished local gym from the onslaught of a corporate health fitness chain.

Final Destination 5 – Comedy Central – 12am

Death returns to claim the lucky survivors of a deadly bridge collapse in this fifth frightening installment in the series.

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