Geek movies on TV in the coming week

Want to plan your movie viewing for the week ahead? Here are the films worth watching on UK TV in the next seven days...

Rocky IV. The one that should have won all the Oscars.

TV listings – like many things – are subject to change, so check your local schedule before you pop your corn, and enjoy!


28 Weeks LaterOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 01:10am

300On: Sky Screen 2Date: Thursday 26th MarchTime: 9:00pm

A Knight’s TaleOn: Film4Date: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 10:00pm Film4+1, 1:00 & 2:00pm 22 Mar)

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Airplane!On: Film4Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 7:15pm (and 8:15pm Film4+1)

Alien 3On: Sky Movies PremiereDate: Friday 27th MarchTime: 10:00pm (and 11:00pm Premiere+1)

American History XOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: midnight

Apollo 13On: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 08:05am (and 5:35pm)

Austin Powers: International Man Of MysteryOn: Film4Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 10:00pm Film4+1)

BadlandsOn: TCMDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 1:05am)

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BarbarellaOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Thursday 26th MarchTime: 9:00pm

Beverly Hills CopOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 6:00pm

Black Hawk DownOn: WatchDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 11:40pm (and 12:40pm Watch+1, 10:00 & 11:00pm 21 Mar)

Blade IIOn: Film4Date: Friday 20th MarchTime: 11:00pm (and midnight Film4+1, 11:20pm & 12:20 24/25 Mar)

BugsyOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 02:45am

Catch-22On: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 06:00am

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Clerks IIOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 12:45pm (and 8:20pm)

Conan The DestroyerOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 10:10am (and 5:35pm, 10:15am & 5:05pm 26 Mar)

Cool Hand LukeOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Monday 23rd MarchTime: half past midnight (and 5 past noon 25 Mar, Sky Classics, 12:45am 26 Mar Sky Classics)

Dante’s InfernoOn: Sky Movies ClassicsDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 10:25am (and 10:40pm)

Déjà VuOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 2:50pm (and 1:05am 21 Mar, 11:15am & 8:52pm 23 Mar, 9:40am & 5:00pm 26 Mar)

DesperadoOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 00:45am

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Dolores ClaiborneOn: TCMDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 2:10am 24 Mar)

Die HardOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 5 past noon (and 9:00pm)

Eastern PromisesOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 01:15am

Edward ScissorhandsOn: SCI FIDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 8:00pm

ExcaliburOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 3:10pm

Fantastic FourOn: Film4 Plus 1Date: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 10:00pm Film4+1)

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Fear And Loathing In Las VegasOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 11:45pm

Flight Of The PhoenixOn: Sky Movies ClassicsDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 10:35am (and 11:00pm)

Friday The 13thOn: TCMDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 11:20pm (and 3:20am 26 Mar)

Fright NightOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 00:45am

From Russia With LoveOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Friday 27th MarchTime: 10:00pm

Full Metal JacketOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 8:00pm

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GattacaOn: five USADate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 5:00pm 22 Mar)

I Am LegendOn: Sky Movies PremiereDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 10:30am (and 11:30am, Premiere+1 8:00 & 9:00pm then daily through 27 Mar)

Interview With The VampireOn: BBC 3Date: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 9:05pm

Jackie BrownOn: Film4Date: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 00:45am (and 1:45am Film4+1)

Jacob’s LadderOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 10:25am (and 2:55am 22 Mar, 11:30am & 7:00pm 24 Mar)

K-19: The WidowmakerOn: Film4Date: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 6:25pm (and 7:25pm Film4+1)

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Live And Let DieOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Friday 27th MarchTime: 1:15pm (and 8:00pm)

Lock, Stock And Two Smoking BarrelsOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 5 past midnight (and 2:15am 27 Mar)

Lone StarOn: TCMDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 01:15am 21 Mar)

Magnum ForceOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 11:55pm

Michael ClaytonOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 8:00pm

Mr. BrooksOn: Sky Screen 2Date: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 9:00pm

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Mulholland DriveOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 09:00am (and 7:30pm, 4:10pm 26 Mar, 12:05am 27 Mar)

Never Say Never AgainOn: ITV4Date: Friday 20th MarchTime: 10:00pm (and 3:30pm 21 Mar)

No Way OutOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 10:20am (and 6:55pm)

Passenger 57On: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 9:00pm

Patriot GamesOn: more4Date: Friday 20th MarchTime: 10:00pm

PlatoonOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 01:15am (and 10:50pm 27 Mar)

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Police AcademyOn: ITV2Date: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 10:00pm

PsychoOn: Sky Movies Classics   Date: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 02:00am

QuadropheniaOn: Sky Screen 2Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 01:45am (and 12:40am 26 Mar Sky Indie)

Raising ArizonaOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 25 past noon (and 8:20pm, 12:45pm 24 Mar, 3:50am 25 Mar)

RecOn: Sky Movies PremiereDate: Sunday 22ndTime: midnight (and 1:00am Premiere+1 & 11:20pm & 12:20am 22 Mar and daily through 27 Mar)

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Red HeatOn: ITV4Date: Thursday 26th MarchTime: 9:00pm

Repo ManOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 03:55am (and 11:45pm 27 Mar)

Requiem For A DreamOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 10:00pm

Ride With The DevilOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Thursday 26th MarchTime: 06:30am

Rocky IIIOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 04:25am

Rocky IVOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 12:45pm

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Rocky VOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 11:45am (and 04:40am 24 Mar)

Rocky BalboaOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 01:45am (and 12:50 and 11:10 pm 27 Mar Sky Screen 2)

Rumble FishOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Friday 20th MarchTime: 02:30am (and 5 past midnight 25 Mar)

Saturday Night FeverOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 10:40pm (and 10:00pm 27 Mar Sky Screen 1)

ScarfaceOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Friday 20th MarchTime: 11:20pm (and 2:30am 25 Mar Sky Drama)

Schindler’s ListOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 4:45pm

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Shoot ‘Em UpOn: Sky Screen 2Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 10:45pm (and 11:00pm 27 Mar Sky Action)

SleepersOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: quarter past midnight (and 2:0am 27 Mar)

SoldierOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 11:15pm

SphereOn: Sky Screen 2Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 10:50am (and 2:35pm 26 Mar)

St Elmo’s FireOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 10:45am

Stranger Than FictionOn: Sky Movies ComedyDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 01:40am (and 1:05am 27 Mar)

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Summer Of SamOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 5 past midnight

Swamp ThingOn: Zone HorrorDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 4:00pm

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet StreetOn: Sky Movies PremiereDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 10 past midnight (and 1:10am Premiere+1)

Tango And CashOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 02:05am (and 2:35am 25 Mar)

Taxi DriverOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 11:50pm

The Addams Family ValuesOn: Film4Date: Wednesday 25th MarchTime: 7:15pm (and 8:15pm Film4+1)

The Bourne UltimatumOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: noon (and 9:00pm)

The Deer HunterOn: ITV4Date: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 10:00pm (and 11:05pm 26 Mar)

The FrightenersOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 12:25pm (and 6:55pm, 11:10am & 7:05pm 27 Mar)

The Incredible Shrinking ManOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 09:40am (and 5:20pm)

The Lost BoysOn: Sky Screen 2Date: Friday 27th MarchTime: 7:15pm

The Man With Two BrainsOn: TCMDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 11:35pm (and 3:30am 21 Mar)

The Nightmare Before ChristmasOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 10:55am (and 4:30am 22 Mar, 4:45pm 24 Mar Sky Screen 1, 9:20am 27 Mar Sky Modern Greats)

The People Under The StairsOn: SCI FIDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 11:10pm

The Return Of Swamp ThingOn: Zone HorrorDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 4:00pm (and noon 23 Mar)

The Rocky Horror Picture ShowOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 08:45am (and 4:25pm)

The SerpentOn: Sky Movies IndieDate: Friday 27th MarchTime: 3:20pm

The ShiningOn: TCMDate: Friday 27th MarchTime: 9:00pm

The Sixth SenseOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 09:50am (and 5:10pm)

The TerminatorOn: Sky Screen 2Date: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 11:00pm

There’s Something About MaryOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Tuesday 24th MarchTime: 10:00pm

Things To Do In Denver When You’re DeadOn: BBC 1Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 20 past midnight

Three And OutOn: Sky Movies PremiereDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 5:30pm (and 6:30pm Premiere+1) 00:45 & 1:45am 23 Mar and daily through 27 Mar) 

Three KingsOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 8:00pm

Titan A.E.On: Sky Screen 2Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 09:10am (and 4:45pm)

TransformersOn: Sky Screen 1Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 10:15am (and 8:00pm)

Warrior KingOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Monday 23rd MarchTime: 02:25am

Watership DownOn: Film4Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 5:30pm (and 6:30pm Film4+1, 7:15 & 8:15pm 27 Mar)

What’s Eating Gilbert GrapeOn: ITV2Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: 6:50pm

Wild At HeartOn: Sky Movies DramaDate: Friday 20th MarchTime: 01:30am (and 3:13am 24 Mar)

X-MenOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Saturday 21st MarchTime: 08:30am (and 5:00pm, 10:50am and 11:00pm 26 Mar Sky Screen 2)

Young FrankensteinOn: BBC 2Date: Sunday 22nd MarchTime: quarter past midnight

ZodiacOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller    Date: Friday 20th MarchTime: 4:35pm