A high-stakes poker game takes centre stage in the movies on TV tonight 2 weeks ago

A high-stakes poker game takes centre stage in the movies on TV tonight

Game on.

Yes, it's Monday. We're all back to the grind.

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Sweet relief is available, however, in the form of some movies on TV.

Here's the best around on this Monday, 13 September...

X-Men: Apocalypse – Film4 – 6.15pm

The mutants face their greatest threat yet – Oscar Isaac in terrible make-up.

Molly's Game – TG4 – 9.30pm

Our main pick this evening.

Having written some of the most successful scripts in Hollywood and TV history – A Few Good Men, The American President, The Social Network and The West Wing to name but four – Aaron Sorkin makes his directorial debut here in 2017's Molly's Game.

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He's also on writing duties, so you can expect lots of smart-aleck speechifying from Jessica Chastain and Idris Elba in the darkly comic true story of Molly Bloom, who ran the most exclusive high-stakes poker game in the world before the FBI came calling.

The Untouchables – ITV4 – 10.15pm

Kevin Costner, Sean Connery and Andy Garcia do battle with Robert De Niro's villainous take on legendary gangster Al Capone.

Dirty Grandpa – Film4 – 11.20pm

He sure is.

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The End of the Affair – TCM – 11.40pm

Ralph Fiennes and Julianne Moore struggle with a most tempestuous romance in Neil Jordan's period drama.

Last Action Hero – Film4 – 1.25am

Arnie shines in a satirical blockbuster smash.

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Half one in the morning, you may as well.