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Here are the best movies to catch on TV this weekend

By Brian Dillon

May 22, 2020 at 1:50pm


It's a windy one out there, lads. Luckily, there are loads of fantastic movies for us to catch on TV this weekend.

Here's what you'll be able to catch tonight (Friday, May 22):

  • England Is Mine, 9.45pm, RTÉ2
  • Tropic Thunder, 11.55pm, BBC One NI
  • Spotlight, 11.20pm, BBC Two NI
  • Taken 2, 9pm, E4
  • The World's End, 9pm, ITV2

On Saturday, there is a heap of fab movies to catch:

  • Sing, 7.05pm, RTÉ One
  • Baby Driver, 9.35pm, RTÉ One
  • Madeline, 2pm, RTÉ2
  • How To Be Single, 9.35pm, RTÉ2
  • I Love You Phillip Morris, 10.05pm, TG4
  • Finding Dory, 6.20pm, BBC One Ni
  • Citizen Kane, 3.15pm, BBC Two NI
  • Pitch Perfect 3, 9.20pm, Channel 4
  • Kung Fu Panda, 7.10pm, E4
  • Taken 3, 9pm, E4
  • Forgetting Sarah Marshall, 9pm, Sky One
  • Bad Neighbours, 9pm, ITV2

And on Sunday, here are the best movies being shown on TV:

  • The Money Pit, 3.50pm, RTÉ One
  • Gold Finger, 6.25pm, RTÉ2
  • Good Vibration, 10.30pm, BBC One NI
  • Megamind, 1.30pm, Channel 4
  • Paddington, 7.10pm, E4
  • Space Jam, 1.20pm, ITV2
  • Coyote Ugly, 6.55pm, ITV2
  • Wild Wild West, 7pm, Comedy Central
  • Ocean's Eleven, 9pm, Comedy Central

Seems like the we're pretty much sorted with what's on TV this weekend. If none of those titles tickle your fancy, we've come up with some handy guides to the best of Netflix.

For ten of the funniest and most binge-worthy sitcoms to watch on Netflix this weekend, check out our list here. Or head here to check out our seven unreal sports documentaries you can watch on the streaming platform.

And if you're looking for some fab stay-at-home inspiration during these testing times, make sure you are signed up to our Lovin Home Comforts Newsletter so you can get some of the tastiest and most creative recipes, TV recommendations and absolutely loads more.

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