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18th Feb 2021

These are the seven best movies on TV tonight

Rory Cashin

We’ve surfed all of the channels to pick out the very best movies for you to enjoy this evening.

Plenty of choice for your Thursday evening couch-based viewing!

Now You See Me 2 – FilmFour – 6.25pm

The sequel to the hit magicians-as-bank-robbers thriller with a very impressive cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Dave Franco, Michael Caine, Lizzy Kaplan, Morgan Freeman, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, and Daniel Radcliffe.

Happy Gilmore – ITV4 – 9pm

Having recently celebrated its 25th anniversary, why not check out the hilarious Adam Sandler golfing movie that essentially introduced the world to his particular brand of comedy.

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason – Comedy Central – 9pm

Trouble in paradise in this rom-com sequel, with Rene Zellweger once again caught between Hugh Grant and Colin Firth.

Valkyrie – FilmFour – 9pm

Tom Cruise headlines this WWII thriller, playing a German officer who takes part in the conspiracy to assassinate Adolf Hitler, and take control of Germany from him and his subordinates.

Tremors – ITV4 – 10.55pm

A small town in Texas finds itself under siege from a family giant, underground, man-eating worms, and only Kevin Bacon and his painfully tight jeans can potentially save the day.

That Awkward Moment – Comedy Central – 11.10pm

Zac Efron, Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller are three best friends who all decide to swear off relationships after they’ve recently had their hearts broken… a decision they decide exactly when the loves of their lives arrive on the scene.

Mr. & Mrs. Smith – FilmFour – 1.25am

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are the happily married couple, unaware their both regarded as two of the world’s best assassins, but once they discover the truth about each other, their bickering tends to involve more explosions and shotguns.

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