Here are the 10 best movies on TV this Monday 2 months ago

Here are the 10 best movies on TV this Monday


Until the big day.

Until that day, on that day and beyond, there will be one constant - movies.

Here's the best around on this Monday 16 December...

X-Men - Film 4 - 6.55pm

The first one.

Circle of Friends - Virgin Media Three - 9pm

Maeve Binchy's romantic drama novel comes to life in the form of Chris O'Donnell, Minnie Driver and the odd questionable Irish accent.

The Stepford Wives - SyFy - 9pm

Nicole Kidman and Matthew Broderick headline this mid-2000s remake in which a seemingly idyllic town holds sinister secrets beneath its perfect surface.

Schlinder's List - TG4 - 9.30pm

Liam Neeson steps into the shoes of Oskar Schindler in Steven Spielberg's compelling Oscar-winning account of a hero in German-occupied Poland during World War II.

Three Identical Strangers - Channel 4 - 10pm

Legitimately shocking documentary that provoked a big reaction when it first aired on TV earlier in the year. The less you know going in, the better.

The Sweeney - SyFy - 11pm

Hey, remember when Plan B tried to be a film star?

Hey, remember Plan B?

Love & Friendship - BBC Two - 11.20pm

Kate Beckinsale leads the line in this knowing comedy about a widow and her schemes.

Demolition Man - ITV4 - 11.35pm 

Tremendous and terrifically silly vision of the future that pits Sylvester Stallone's thawed-out super-cop against Wesley Snipes' charismatic cartoon character of a villain.

Side Effects - Film 4 - 1.25am

Can't sleep? This psychological thriller with Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, Catherine Zeta Jones and Jude Law should keep you alert.

Carol - Channel 4 - 1.55am

What's with Channel/Film 4 sticking good Rooney Mara films on in the dead of night?

Here, she begins an intense relationship with Cate Blanchett that seems destined to end in tragedy.