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A Trifecta of What’s Best on the Box

And, with luck and a hard drive and a hub for the old USB port, the regular BC on TV format is back! The BEST FILM OF THE DAY **Groundhog Day, 1.08pm ISat) wasn’t picked was because it was picked fairly recently.

Today’s Number One Film:

Mad Max: Fury Road, 5.08pm HBO2. Watch this if you liked any of the other Mad Max, Terminator or Star Wars movies. The Mad Max film franchise may be the best of them all and is certainly the one that has improved the most.

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The best of the DIRECTV primetime lineup

The crime thriller that started a genre – Fatal Attraction, 7.35pm Paramount – almost got the nod; but the pick is just so hilariously good and immaculately written, it’s just the better film.

Today’s Number One Film:

Picture courtesy Amazon.comThe Heartbreak Kid, 9pm Fox Comedy. Watch this if you liked This is 40, There’s Something About Mary or Borat. It’s hard to spot a flaw in what is probably the Farrelly Brothers most perfectly realised film (with due and, um, heartfelt apologies to Mary). A water- - no, an airtight – script, impeccable pacing, astonishingly good comic performances and immaculate direction make it very hard to beat.

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