These are the seven best movies on TV for your Wednesday night in

By Rory Cashin

May 5, 2021 at 9:40am


Including the original and the remake of the same movie!

Tonight also features two of Tom Cruise's very best movies, so you've got A LOT of pick from tonight.

Total Recall - ITV4 - 9pm

When a man (Arnold Schwarzenegger) goes in to have virtual vacation memories of the planet Mars implanted in his mind, an unexpected and harrowing series of events forces him to go to the planet for real - or is he?

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation - FilmFour - 9pm

Ethan (Tom Cruise) and his team take on their most impossible mission yet when they have to eradicate an international rogue organisation as highly skilled as they are and committed to destroying the IMF.

Collateral - Sky One - 10.30pm

A cab driver (Jamie Foxx) finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer (Tom Cruise) as he makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in Los Angeles.

Scarface - ITV4 - 11.20pm

In 1980 Miami, a determined Cuban immigrant (Al Pacino) takes over a drug cartel and succumbs to greed.

Total Recall - FilmFour - 11.40pm

A factory worker, Douglas Quaid (Colin Farrell), begins to suspect that he is a spy after visiting Rekall - a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led - goes wrong and he finds himself on the run.

No Escape - Channel 4 - 1.50am

In their new overseas house, an American family (including Owen Wilson and Lake Bell) soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape from an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed.

10 Cloverfield Lane - FilmFour - 1.55am

After getting in a car accident, a woman (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) is held in a shelter by a man (John Goodman) who claims that the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.

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