Today’s Number One Film: The Sunset Limited, BEST FILM OF THE DAY 5.05pm HBO. Watch this if you liked God on Trial, The Road or God Grew Tired of Us. Even if the screenplay was by a complete moron, a two-hander featuring Samuel L Jackson and Tommy Lee Jones would be worthwhile; but add a script from his own stage play by Cormack “No Country for Old Men” McCormac and you’ve got the best hour-and-a-half you’ll spend this year contemplating life’s miseries and small mercies. Hard to say which actorRead more
If it had been on a little later, one of the great spaghetti Westerns would surely have been picked (Once Upon a Time in the West, 7.30am FoxClas).
Today’s number one film:
Winter Sleep (aka Kis Uykusu) (Nuri Bilge Ceylan/ 2014/ Drama/ Turkey/ 196 mins/ PG-13 for some language and zombie violence), 8pm Cinemax.Read more