Jessie Buckley star trick is in the movies on TV tonight
The middle of the week is here.
The weekend is in sight.
Before that, a few films to consider.
Here is what we have for your greatest pleasure this Wednesday September 15th …
The Karate Kid – Film4 – 6.15 p.m.
Jackie Chan and Jaden Smith edition.
Wild Rose – Film4 – 9 p.m.
Our main pick tonight sees Irish actress Jessie Buckley grow into an aspiring country singer struggling to get her life back on track. The great Julie Walters accompanies us in this strong drama on the coming of age.
Blood Father – MTC – 9 p.m.
Whatever your feelings on Mel Gibson the human being, it’s hard to deny that he still enjoys a very imposing screen presence.
That’s very much the case here in this under-seen thriller as Gibson’s ex-convict fights to save his daughter from cartel villains.
Hellboy – ITV4 – 10 p.m.
Not to be confused with the utterly gruesome 2019 reboot of the same name, Guillermo Del Toro’s take on Mike Mignola’s graphic novel is full of wonder, invention, decent humor, and a formidable performance. main role of Ron Perlman as the titular demon with a heart of gold to stop the end of the world.
Ghost ship – TCM – 10:50 p.m.
A silly but fun horror that at least offers some fantastic – and extremely gruesome – backdrop.
The Boss – Film4 – 23:05
Yet another ‘hilarious’ comedy vehicle from Melissa McCarthy.
Everest – Canal 4 – 00:55
Starry disaster drama that will keep you awake if you’re still awake at one in the morning.
Snowden – Film4 – 1h05
Seriously, who’s in charge of scheduling those semi-decent movies so late at night? Joseph Gordon-Levitt makes his impression of Edward Snowden, if that interests you.