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11th Aug 2021

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

Rory Cashin

Including a horror movie that starts at 2am, for all of your night owls!

There are two movies on tonight with Emma Watson, but neither of them feature her playing Hermoine in a Harry Potter movie. What’re the chances??

Mrs. Doubtfire – FilmFour – 6.45pm

After a bitter divorce, an actor (Robin Williams) disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife (Sally Field).

Star Trek – FilmFour – 9pm

The brash James T. Kirk (Chris Pine) tries to live up to his father’s legacy with Mr. Spock (Zachary Quinto) keeping him in check as a vengeful Romulan (Eric Bana) from the future creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time.

The Bling Ring – BBC Two – 11.15pm

Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the internet to track celebrities’ whereabouts in order to rob their homes. Stars Emma Watson, Leslie Mann and Gavin Rossdale.

Room – FilmFour – 11.40pm

Held captive for seven years in an enclosed space, a woman (Brie Larson) and her young son (Jacob Tremblay) finally gain their freedom, allowing the boy to experience the outside world for the first time.

Regression – Channel 4 – 2.15am

A detective (Ethan Hawke) and a psychoanalyst (David Thewlis) uncover evidence of a satanic cult while investigating a young woman’s (Emma Watson) terrifying past.

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