Top Film Tip's Best Movies On TV This Week

This week we take you on a cinematic journey from troubled Chinese cops to existential horror, unbreakable cool to French societal microcosms and from Coen Brothers baby stealing perfection to unrelenting maternal instinct in this week’s best films on TV.
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This week we take you on a cinematic journey from troubled Chinese cops to existential horror, unbreakable cool to French societal microcosms and from Coen Brothers baby stealing perfection to unrelenting maternal instinct in this week’s best films on TV.

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Saturday 1st

A Vietnam vet’s broken existence spirals into terror filled chaos and confusion as he encounters the angels & demons of JACOBS LADDER at 9pm on SyFy.

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After accidentally killing a child, a cop must face his guilt and catch a demented kidnapper in the intense, multi plot stranded Hong Kong thriller BEAST STALKER at 01:30am on Film4.

Sunday 2nd

A microcosm of French society is captured in a single classroom as a teacher engages with his multiethnic pupils in Palme D'Or award winning drama THE CLASS at 01:05am on Film4.

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A mixed race Steve McQueen learns to read, shoot and get himself into prison to bring bloody vengeance to his parents murderers in The King Of Cool's stunning western NEVADA SMITH at 10pm on ITV4.

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Monday 3rd

A childless lawless/lawful couple steal a baby in the Coen Bros anarchic, desert set, banjo themed comedy and ode to joy RAISING ARIZONA at 9pm TCM.

Tuesday 4th

Truth and consequence simmer to the surface as an elderly woman attempts to prove her simple son’s innocence in the atypical Korean murder mystery MOTHER at 11:05pm on Film4.

Wednesday 5th

Alec Guinness decides to steal three million pounds in gold from his employer in the top Ealing comedy classic THE LAVENDER HILL MOB at 11:45am on More4.

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The unachievable ideal of universal equality is explored as an immigrant is exiled from his life and wife in French masterpiece THREE COLOURS WHITE at 10pm on SkyArts1.
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