Here are the 10 best movies on TV this Monday
NINE MORE SLEEPS.
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.