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29th Mar 2021

These are the six best movies on TV for your Monday night in

Rory Cashin

Tom Hanks. Ryan Reynolds. Josh Hartnett. They’re all on your telly tonight.

Welcome back to the start of a new week!

The days are a bit longer now, the weather looks to be a bit nicer, and the movies on TV are as good as ever.

The Da Vinci Code – Sky One – 8pm

A murder inside the Louvre, and clues in Da Vinci paintings, lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years, which could shake the foundations of Christianity. Stars Tom Hanks and Audrey Tautou.

Police Academy – ITV4 – 8pm

A group of good-hearted, but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks. Stars Steve Guttenberg, Kim Cattrall, and Michael Winslow.

40 Days and 40 Nights – Comedy Central – 8pm

After a brutal break-up, a young man (Josh Hartnett) vows to stay celibate during the forty days of Lent, but finds the girl of his dreams (Shannyn Sossamon) and is unable to do anything about it.

The Hitman’s Bodyguard – FilmFour – 8pm

The world’s top bodyguard (Ryan Reynolds) gets a new client, a hitman (Samuel L. Jackson) who must testify at the International Criminal Court. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.

99 Homes – TG4 – 9.30pm

A recently unemployed single father (Andrew Garfield) struggles to get back his foreclosed home by working for the real estate broker (Michael Shannon) who is the source of his frustration.

Hunt for the Wilderpeople – FilmFour – 10.20pm

A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid (Julian Dennison) and his foster uncle (Sam Neill) who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.

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