Over Her Dead Body (2008) 12 11.05AM, 5STAR Fantasy romcom in which Paul Rudd is haunted by his fiancée, Kate (Eva Longoria), after she dies just before the wedding ceremony. One year on, Henry (Rudd) is bonding with the medium he has been consulting – to dead Kate’s horror.
Running For Her Life (2016) PG 3.15PM, CH5 Mum Alison (Claire Forlani) hires personal trainer Laura Stevens (Michelle Nolden) to help her to hone her fitness for strenuous triathlon events. Laura’s methods are harsh and controversial, and she soon starts to run – and to ruin – Alison’s life, not just her body.
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011) 15 9PM, MORE4 Matthew McConaughey (above) does good work as author Michael Connelly’s smoothtalking attorney, who works out of his black Lincoln car. Ryan Phillippe is the client in need of his skills – a rich kid whose pretty face masks trouble.
Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes (2014) 12 9PM, RTÉ2 Andy Serkis dons the motion capture suit again to play Caesar, who now leads a colony of super-intelligent apes – but can they coexist with human survivors of a deadly virus?
Cliffhanger (1993) 15 10PM, 3E Sylvester Stallone stars in this entertaining action thriller as a retired mountain rescue expert who is drawn into a battle of wits with a criminal (John Lithgow, above) searching for a lost fortune in the Rockies.
The Rum Diary (2011) 15 1.55AM, CH4 Hunter S. Thompson’s semiautobiographical novel gets a suitably chaotic screen outing in the hands of director Bruce Robinson. Johnny Depp is the destructive writer taking a job at a newspaper in Puerto Rico.