An excellent documentary (Landfill Harmonic, 9.20am HBO) almost made the cut but gave way to even more excellent feature narratives.Most music lovers and all human beings should nor just enjoy but sing along with OnStage: Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert (5.30pm DTV), with the lanyap, at 7.30pm, of Lennon’s last interview with the BBC.All three of today’s picks – and the first one in the “Just Nosed Out” section – might legitimately lay claim to the title of BEST FILM OF THE DAY.
Today’s Number One Film:
Hell or High Water, 9pm HBO2. Watch this if you liked No Country for Old Men, Sicario or the German crime thriller The Silence. The Scottish director of Starred Up’s Western crime drama was nominated for Best Screenplay Oscar, BAFTA & Golden Globe and Best Picture and Actor Oscar & Golden Globe – and the only wonder is why BAFTA limited it so severely.Read more