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The Best Films on Freeview TV This Week



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Searching through TV schedules can be a formidable task sometimes. We’ve picked some of the best films on TV this week so you can easily plan your movie nights.

This week sees a great mix of classics and some new favourites on Freeview. We recommend Upgrade, Misery, Baby Driver, and The Terminator – enjoy!


Monday 15 March – 9:00pm – Film4

On TV this week: Logan Marshall-Green stars in Upgrade (2018) (c) OTL Releasing.

Grey, a technophobe, suffers paralysis and loses his wife during an attack. But when a billionaire hands him a chip in his body that restores his mobility, he sets out to get vengeance.

Masters of the Universe

Tuesday 16 March – 6:50pm – Film4

On TV this week: Dolph Lundgren, Frank Langella, and Courteney Cox star in Masters of the Universe (1987) (c) Cannon Films.

Skeletor wants the cosmic key as he wants to be powerful and take over the world. He-Man and company must save the world from Skeletor and free Sorceress, who is Skeletor’s prisoner.

Bridge to Terabithia

Tuesday 16 March – 7:10pm – Sony Movies

On TV this week: Josh Hutcherson, AnnaSophia Robb, and Zooey Deschanel star in Bridge to Terabithia (2007) (c) Summit Entertainment.

A rich city girl, Leslie, and a poor country boy, Jess, create Terabithia, a land of magical beings, and become its rulers. This helps Jess to escape and cope with a tragedy.

Night School

Tuesday 16 March – 9:00pm – Film4

On TV this week: Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish star Night School (2018) (c) Universal Pictures.

Teddy Walker is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his former high school nemesis and a feisty teacher who doesn’t think he’s too bright.


Wednesday 17 March – 9:00pm – Film4

On TV this week: James Caan and Kathy Bates star in the iconic Misery (1990) (c) Columbia Pictures.

A best-selling novelist is on his way home after completing his latest book when he meets with a car accident. He is rescued by an obsessed fan, only to discover that he is her prisoner.


Wednesday 17 March – 9:00pm – E4

On TV this week: Ryan Reynolds and Morena Baccarin star in Deadpool (2016) (c) 20th Century Fox.

Ajax, a twisted scientist, experiments on Wade Wilson, a mercenary, to cure him of cancer and give him healing powers. However, the experiment leaves Wade disfigured and he decides to exact revenge.


Wednesday 17 March – 10:00pm – Sony Movies

On TV this week: Nicolas Cage and Tye Sheridan star in Joe (2013) (c) Roadside Attractions.

The rough-hewn boss (Nicolas Cage) of a lumber crew courts trouble when he steps in to protect the youngest member (Tye Sheridan) of his team from an abusive father.

My Feral Heart

Thursday 18 March – 9:00pm – BBC Four

On TV this week: Steven Brandon, Shana Swash, and Will Rastall star in My Feral Heart (2016) (c) Studio Soho Distribution.

After his mother passes away, Luke, a young man with Down syndrome, is forced to move into a care home. After sneaking out of the house to explore the countryside, he meets a young woman who gives him hope and purpose.

Nobody’s Fool

Thursday 18 March – 11:05pm – Film4

On TV this week: Tiffany Haddish, Tika Sumpter, and Whoopi Goldberg star in Nobody’s Fool (2018) (c) Paramount Pictures.

After her release from the prison, Tanya realises that her sister is in love. However, suspicious of her sister’s boyfriend she sets out to investigate him.

Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Friday 19 March – 9:00pm – Horror Channel

On TV this week: Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, and Keanu Reeves star in Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992) (c) Columbia Pictures.

When Elisabeta commits suicide, an enraged Vlad Dracula swears to avenge her death. Things take a turn when he meets Mina and takes her to be the reincarnation of Elisabeta.

The Terminator

Friday 19 March – 9:00pm – 5Star

On TV this week: Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in The Terminator (1984) (c) Orion Pictures.

A cyborg assassin is sent back in time to kill Sarah, a waitress, in a bid to stop her son who will wage a long war against his enemy in the future unless the course of history is altered.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Friday 19 March – 9:00pm – E4

On TV this week: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Chris O’Dowd star in Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016) (c) 20th Century Fox.

A young boy named Jake discovers a house full of children with supernatural powers run by Miss Peregrine. Soon, he must help protect their home from terrifying enemies called Hollowgasts.

Baby Driver

Friday 19 March – 9:00pm – Sony Movies

On TV this week: Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James star in Baby Driver (2017) (c) Sony Pictures Releasing.

Doc forces Baby, a former getaway driver, to partake in a heist, threatening to hurt his girlfriend if he refuses. But the plan goes awry when their arms dealers turn out to be undercover officers.

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