9pm, Seven, Prime7
M. 2001. London publicist Renee Zellweger, chronicles her erratic life in a voiceover diary as she determines to smoke and drink less and get her chaotic love life into some sort of shape. Quite funny romp based on Helen Fielding’s popular book. American Zellweger makes a good fist of the title role, as does Hugh Grant as her creepy seducer. Colin Firth. 9.30pm, Gem
M. 1996. Knockout crime thriller that redefined the genre. Police chief Frances McDormand investigates a murder that leads her to hapless car salesman William H. Macy’s incompetent plan to kidnap his wife. Brims over with quirky touches, oddly endearing language and memorable characters. Don’t miss it.