REMEMBER THE TITANS SUNDAY, 6.10PM, 7MATE
THIS is an unashamedly sentimental drama, where a black coach (Denzel Washington) has been brought in to take the reins of a school football team. As for the players, they learn to resolve their differences.
MONDAY, 2.25PM, FOXTEL PREMIERE
A MAGNIFICENT heist movie. Though inexperienced as crooks compared to their late husbands, Veronica (Viola Davis), Linda (Michelle Rodriguez) and Alice (Elizabeth Debicki) take the plunge as high-stakes thieves.
LAST CAB TO DARWIN TUESDAY, 8.30PM, 7FLIX
THERE is no better reason to go and get yourself a life than learning you are about to die. That’s the takeaway from a tough but tender-hearted taxi driver (Michael Caton) staring his own demise square in the eye, as he loses his battle with cancer. Co-stars Jacki Weaver.
A STAR IS BORN WEDNESDAY, 8.30PM, FOXTEL PREMIERE
MAKING a brilliantly focused debut as director, as well as playing the leading man, Bradley Cooper rearranges a well-known melody into a moving new composition. Co-stars Lady Gaga.
BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY THURSDAY, 8.30PM, FOXTEL PREMIERE
THIS sugary confection is a group hug and greatest-hits play-through for legendary British rock band Queen. However, as for the portrayal of frontman Freddie Mercury by Rami Malek, be assured that he will rock you.
FRIDAY, 1PM, FOXTEL PREMIERE
REESE Witherspoon stars as Alice, an interior designer who has left New York for Los Angeles with two young daughters in tow. During a big night, Alice befriends three men who are soon living with her. Predictably, romance begins to blossom with one.
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY SATURDAY, 8.30PM, SBS
WHILE the sheer bulk of John le Carre’s novel has been thinned for the screen, the complex story remains intact. Gary Oldman stars as a retired spy recalled at the height of the Cold War to identify a double-agent in their midst. TO SUBSCRIBE, CALL 131 787