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17 Great Movies on Free TV This Week



We’re back with another great selection of films you can watch this week on free TV. Check ’em out…

The Maze Runner

Monday at 18:50 on Film4

2014 ‧ Sci-fi/Action ‧ 1h 53m

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6.8/10 IMDb 65% Rotten Tomatoes 57% Metacritic

The Maze Runner (2014) Thomas (Dylan O’Brien, center) leads his fellow Gladers,Teresa (Kaya Scodelario, left), Alby (Aml Ameen) and Jeff (Jacob Latimore) on a dangerous expedition

Thomas loses his memory and finds himself trapped in a massive maze called the Glade. He and his friends try to escape from the maze and eventually learn that they are subjects of an experiment.


Monday at 21:00 on Film4

2016 ‧ Thriller/Horror ‧ 1h 57m

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7.3/10 IMDb 77% Rotten Tomatoes 4.4/5 Amazon UK

Universal Pictures

Kevin, who is suffering from dissociative identity disorder and has 23 alter egos, kidnaps three teenagers. They must figure out his friendly personas before he unleashes his 24th personality.


Tuesday at 16:35 on Film4

2016 ‧ Fantasy/Action ‧ 2h 3m

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6.8/10 IMDb 28% Rotten Tomatoes 32% Metacritic

Universal Pictures

A few human survivors must team up with a group of dissenting Orcs to stop an Orc horde from invading their planet through a magic portal.

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Tuesday at 21:00 on Film4

2014 ‧ Comedy/Drama ‧ 1h 40m

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8.1/10 IMDb 91% Rotten Tomatoes 4.2/5 Amazon UK

Fox Searchlight Pictures

Gustave H, a concierge, is wrongly framed for murder at the Grand Budapest Hotel. In the process of proving his innocence, he befriends a lobby boy.

No Country for Old Men

Tuesday at 22:00 on Paramount Network

2007 ‧ Thriller/Crime ‧ 2h 3m

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8.1/10 IMDb 93% Rotten Tomatoes 91% Metacritic

Paramount Vantage

A hunter’s life takes a drastic turn when he discovers two million dollars while strolling through the aftermath of a drug deal. He is then pursued by a psychopathic killer who wants the money.

A Beautiful Mind

Wednesday at 18:10 on Film4

2001 ‧ Drama/Historical drama ‧ 2h 20m

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8.2/10 IMDb 74% Rotten Tomatoes 4.6/5 Amazon UK

DreamWorks Pictures

John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematical genius, finds his life changing for the worse after he accepts an assignment from William Parcher.

The Martian

Wednesday at 21:00 on Film4

2015 ‧ Sci-fi/Adventure ‧ 2h 31m

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8/10 IMDb 91% Rotten Tomatoes 80% Metacritic

20th Century Fox

When astronauts blast off from the planet Mars, they leave behind Mark Watney (Matt Damon), presumed dead after a fierce storm. With only a meager amount of supplies, the stranded visitor must utilize his wits and spirit to find a way to survive on the hostile planet. Meanwhile, back on Earth, members of NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring him home, while his crew mates hatch their own plan for a daring rescue mission.

The Daughter

Wednesday at 23:45 on Film4

2015 ‧ Drama ‧ 1h 36m

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6.6/10 IMDb 77% Rotten Tomatoes 62% Metacritic

Roadshow Films

Christian returns to his hometown for his father’s wedding. Reconnecting with childhood friends and family, he unearths a long-buried secret that threatens to shatter lives.

Cowboys & Aliens

Thursday at 18:45 on Film4

2011 ‧ Sci-fi/Western ‧ 2h 15m

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6/10 IMDb 44% Rotten Tomatoes 50% Metacritic

Paramount Pictures

Jake Lonergan enters the town of Absolution with no memory of how he turned up in the desert. However, he becomes the townspeople’s only hope when aliens suddenly attack.


Friday at 21:00 on Film4

1995 ‧ Crime/Crime ‧ 2h 52m

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8.2/10 IMDb 86% Rotten Tomatoes 76% Metacritic

Warner Bros.

Lieutenant Hanna, a detective, decides to catch a highly intelligent seasonal criminal who has vowed to pull off one last robbery before he retires for good.


Friday at 23:20 on BBC Two

2015 ‧ Drama/History ‧ 2h 9m

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8.1/10 IMDb 97% Rotten Tomatoes 93% Metacritic

Kerry Hayes/©Open Road Films/Courtesy Everett Collection

Martin Baron joins the Boston Globe as an editor and pushes four journalists named Michael, Walter, Sacha and Matt to pursue a story about the child molestation charges against the local church.

A Dog’s Purpose

Saturday at 14:40 at Film4

2017 ‧ Fantasy/Drama ‧ 2 hours

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7.2/10 IMDb 35% Rotten Tomatoes 4.7/5 Amazon UK

Universal Pictures

A dog goes through four lifetimes with different owners through various time periods. During this journey, he steadily understands his real purpose.


Saturday at 18:55 on Film4

2014 ‧ Thriller/Action ‧ 1h 46m

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6.9/10 IMDb 61% Rotten Tomatoes 56% Metacritic

Universal Pictures

A US air marshal receives threatening messages demanding that his airline transfer 150 million dollars to an offshore account, in the absence of which the passengers of his flight will be killed.

The Green Mile

Saturday at 21:00 on Film4

1999 ‧ Crime/Drama ‧ 3h 9m

8.6/10 IMDb 78% Rotten Tomatoes 61% Metacritic

Warner Bros.

Paul Edgecomb, the head guard of a prison, meets an inmate, John Coffey, a black man who is accused of murdering two girls. His life changes drastically when he discovers that John has a special gift.

Ice Age: Collision Course

Sunday at 17:00 on Film4

2016 ‧ Animation/Family ‧ 1h 40m

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5.7/10 IMDb 18% Rotten Tomatoes 4.4/5 Amazon UK

20th Century Fox

Scrat accidentally sets off an asteroid to Earth while trying to get his acorn. However, Manny, Sid and Diego must join forces with Buck to prevent the asteroid from wiping out their existence.


Sunday at 21:00 on Film4

2013 ‧ Sci-fi/Sci-fi ‧ 2h 6m

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7.1/10 IMDb 94% Rotten Tomatoes 84% Metacritic

The Weinstein Company

Survivors of Earth’s second Ice Age live out their days on a luxury train that ploughs through snow and ice. The train’s poorest residents, who live in the squalid caboose, plan to improve their lot by taking over the engine room.

The Keeping Room

Sunday at 23:35 on Film4

2014 ‧ War/Thriller ‧ 1h 35m

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6/10 IMDb 75% Rotten Tomatoes 58% Metacritic

Lionsgate Films

During the waning days of the Civil War, two Southern sisters (Brit Marling, Hailee Steinfeld) and a slave (Muna Otaru) must defend themselves against two Union Army soldiers.

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