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30th Dec 2019

There’s another fab lineup of movies on TV today

Brian Dillon

back to the future - one of the movies on TV today

The season for laying on the couch all day and watching the best movies on TV is quickly coming to a close. Soon enough, we’ll all be on that ‘new year, new me’ buzz.

So let’s enjoy this while we can!

And luckily, today sees another lineup of fab movies hitting our TV screens.

From children’s favourites to 80s classics, we’re being spoiled for choice.

Here are the best flicks to catch today:

  • 12.20pm: Edward Scissorhands on Channel 4
  • 1pm: To Kill a Mockingbird on TG4
  • 1.25pm: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull on BBC One
  • 3.20pm: Shrek 2 on BBC One
  • 3.40pm: Back To The Future on RTÉ One
  • 5.20pm: Mr Bean’s Holiday on TG4
  • 5.35pm: The World Is Not Enough on RTÉ 2
  • 9.45pm: Horrible Bosses 2 on RTÉ 2
  • 9pm: Rush Hour 2 on Virgin Media Two
  • 9pm: Pitch Perfect on ITV2
  • 9pm: Kill Bill Vol 1 on W
  • 9.30pm: Apollo 13 on TG4
  • 10pm: The Shawshank Redemption on Sky One
  • 10.05pm: Little Fockers on Channel 4
  • 11.50pm: Are We Here on RTÉ 2
  • 12.30am: The Pursuit of Happyness on Virgin Media Two

shawshank redemption

And there is also plenty of quality television on tonight to keep you entertained throughout the day and tonight.

At 8pm on RTÉ 2, you can catch Attenborough and the Sea Dragon, where the naturalist “joins a team of scientists examining the 200 million-year-old fossilised remains of an ichthyosaur, a vast sea creature which was discovered on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast.”

At 11.30pm on Virgin Media One, you can watch Michael Flatley: A Night to Remember, which will see the Irish dancing legend take to the stage with a troupe of 30 dancers and musicians to put on a stellar performance.

Or, if you didn’t get enough of the Gavin and Stacey special on Christmas Day, then you can catch it again at 11.30pm on BBC One.

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