Geek movies on TV in the coming week

Gaye picks out the geekiest movies on UK TV over the coming week...

Arnold Schwarzeneggar as Conan The Barbarian (1981)

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


300On: Sky Movies Action/Thriller  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 9:00pm

A Fish Called WandaOn: Sky Movies Indie   Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 4:40pm (and 12:45pm 6 March)

A Scanner DarklyOn: Film4  Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 23:20pm (and 20 past midnight Film4+1)

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ArachnophobiaOn: Watch  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 10:00pm (and 11:00pm Watch+1, 9:00/10:00pm 1 Mar)Arlington RoadOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 11:45am (and 7:00pm)

Bad BoysOn: Sky Movies Premiere  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 9:45pm (an 10:00pm Premiere+1, 8:00pm 1 Mar)Beverly Hills Cop IIOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 06:40am (and 2:30 Pm, 4:20 pm 3 Mar, 10 past midnight 4 Mar)

Blade RunnerOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 09:55am (and 7:00pm, 4:40pm 2 Mar)

Blood SimpleOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 02:30am

Blow OutOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats  Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 02:35am (and 3:35am 7 Mar)

BreachOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller Date: Thursday 5th MarchTime: 09:35am

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Chain ReactionOn: E4   Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 11:00pm (and midnight E4+1)

CloverfieldOn: Sky Movies Premiere Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 10:30am (11:30am +1, 8:00/9:00pm +1 and daily through 6 Mar)Conan The BarbarianOn: ITV4   Date: Thursday 5th MarchTime: 25 past midnight (and 10:00pm)

Conan The DestroyerOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 12:20pm

Conspiracy TheoryOn: five  Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 9:00pm

ChristineOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror  Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 00:45am (and 3:00am 6 Mar)

Creature From The Black LagoonOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 08:00am (and 3:50pm)

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DarkmanOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror   Date: Sunday 8th MarchTime: 00:50amDawn Of The DeadOn: Film4  Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 11:05pmDesperadoOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 01:35amDetroit Rock CityOn: Sky Movies Comedy   Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 07:15am (and 3:10am 5 Mar)

Die HardOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 12:50pm (and 7:35pm)Die Hard With A VengeanceOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller  Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 3:20pm (and 10:00pm, 4:45pm 6 Mar)

Die Hard 4.0On: Sky Movies Action/Thriller Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 11:50am (and 9:00pm)

Dirty HarryOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats   Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 08:20am (and 8:00pm)

Do The Right ThingOn: Sky Movies Indie   Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 11:35pm (and 10:00pm 3 Mar)

Dr. NoOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 10:20pm (and 8:00pm 28 Feb)

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Eastern PromisesOn: Sky Movies Indie  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 11:35pmEdward ScissorhandsOn: SCI FI    Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 1:00pm

End Of DaysOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 10:45pm (and 11:00pm 5 Mar)

Escape From AlcatrazOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 2:20pm (and 10:15pm)

Escape From L.A.On: ITV4  Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 10:10pm (and 35 past midnight 6 Mar)

Flags Of Our FathersOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 12:45pm (and 1:00pm 4 Mar)

Flash GordonOn: SCI FI  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 3:00pmFlight Of The Phoenix (1966)On: Sky Movies Classics Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 11:10pmForbidden PlanetOn: TCM   Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 5:25pmFrequencyOn: Film4  Date: Thursday 5th MarchTime: 11:05pm (and 5 past midnight Film4+1)Full Metal JacketOn: Sky Screen 1    Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 22:00pm

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GoldfingerOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 2:10pm (and 10:00pm)High FidelityOn: Watch  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 22:00pm (and 11:00pm on Watch+1)

Hot Shots!On: Sky Movies Comedy  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 07:30am (and 11:30pm)Hot Shots! Part DeuxOn: Sky Movies Comedy   Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 09:00am (and 1:00am 1 Mar)

IdiocracyOn: Sky Movies Comedy   Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 2:40pm (and 11:40pm)In The Line Of FireOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats  Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 08:05am (and 8:00pm)Independence DayOn: Film4   Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 10:00pm Film4+1)

Invaders From MarsOn: Sky Screen 2  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 07:10am (and 5:15am 1 Mar)

Knocked UpOn: Sky Movies Comedy   Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 1:00pm (and 10:00pm)

Licence To KillOn: ITV1 Granada  Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 15:00pm

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Local HeroOn: Film4 Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 6:50pm (and 7:50pm Film4 +1)

Lock, Stock And Two Smoking BarrelsOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats   Date: Thursday 5th MarchTime: midnight

MaverickOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats   Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 07:10am (and again at noon, 8:00am & 5:50pm 5 Mar)

Men In Black IIOn: five USA    Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 11:00pm (and 9:00pm 5 Mar)

Miller’s CrossingOn: more4  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 10:00pmMinority ReportOn: SCI FI  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 10:00pmMission: ImpossibleOn: Sky Screen 1   Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 12:25pm (and 10:15pm)Napoleon DynamiteOn: Film4 Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 7:00pm (and 8:00pm Film4+1)

National Lampoon’s Animal HouseOn: Sky Screen 1    Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 00:50am (and 7:05am 4 Mar)

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No Way OutOn: Sky Screen 2  Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 4:50pm

Office SpaceOn: Film4  Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 11:20pm (and 12:20am Film4+1)

Ong-bakOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller   Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 00:45am (and 2:55am 4 Mar)

Patriot GamesOn: more4   Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 10:00pm

PlatoonOn: Sky Screen 1  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 01:50am (and midnight 2 Mar Sky Drama, 11:40pm 4 Mar Sky Screen 1)

Play Misty For MeOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 8:00pm

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PredatorOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror  Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 9:00pm

Predator 2On: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/HorrorDate: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 1:50pm (and 9:00pm)

Raising ArizonaOn: Sky Screen 1    Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: quarter past midnight (and 11:50pm 6 Mar)Repo ManOn: Sky Movies Indie   Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 01:55am

RockyOn: Sky Screen 1  Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 04:25pm (and 2:00am 2 Mar)

Rocky IIOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats   Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 06:00am (and 4:05am 3 Mar)

Rocky IIIOn: Sky Screen 1   Date: Thursday 5th MarchTime: 2:30pm

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Rocky VOn: Sky Screen 1   Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 04:00am

RushmoreOn: Sky Movies Comedy  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 4:50PM (and 3:20am 28 Feb)SecondsOn: Sky Movies Classics  Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 10:55pm

Shoot ‘Em UpOn: Sky Screen 2  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 11:00pm (and 11:00pm 5 Mar Sky Action)SphereOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 2:10pm (and 10:20am 6 Mar)Stranger Than FictionOn: Sky Movies Comedy   Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 03:05am

Tango And CashOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 00:20amThe 13th WarriorOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 11:55am (and 7:10pm, 1:05pm & 9:00pm 6 Mar)

The Big LebowskiOn: Sky Screen 2   Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 02:35amThe Bourne SupremacyOn: ITV1 Granada  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 9:00pm (and 10:35pm)

The Breakfast ClubOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats   Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 6:15pmThe Chronicles Of RiddickOn: ITV2   Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 11:30pm 4 Mar)The Eiger SanctionOn: Sky Movies Modern GreatsDate: Thursday 5th MarchTime: 12:15pm (and 8:00pm)

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The FrightenersOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 1:50pm (and 9:00pm)

The Incredible Shrinking ManOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror   Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 7:25pm

The Last Boy ScoutOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats  Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 02:15am (and 11:40pm 8 Mar)The Living DaylightsOn: ITV4   Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 10:00pm

The Lost BoysOn: Sky Screen 2  Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 10:10am

The Man With Two BrainsOn: TCM  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 9:00pm (and 3:20am 28 Feb)The Manchurian Candidate (1962)On: five    Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 11:35pmThe MatrixOn: Sky Movies Drama   Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 10:40pm (and 6:30pm 1 Mar Sky Action/Thriller)

The Monster SquadOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 08:30am (and 3:50pm)

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The MummyOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 12:25pm (and 9:00pm)

The Nightmare Before ChristmasOn: Sky Screen 1    Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 09:35am (and 4:30pm 5 Mar, 4:55am 6 Mar Sky Modern Greats)The Omega ManOn: TCM    Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 3:00pmThe Pink Panther Strikes AgainOn: Film4  Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 6:45pm (and 7:45pm Film4+1)The PlayerOn: Film4  Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 01:05am (and 2:05am Film4+1)

The ShiningOn: TCM   Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 10:40pm (and 9:00pm 7 Mar)

The Sixth SenseOn: Sky Movies Sci-Fi/Horror Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 1:50pm (and 11:00pm, 1:25pm & 7:00pm 5 Mar)

The Sum Of All FearsOn: Film4   Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 10:00pm Film4+1)

The Truman ShowOn: Sky1  Date: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 11:00pm (and 9:00pm 4 Mar, 10:00pm 5 Mar Sky2)The X FilesOn: Film4  Date: Monday 2nd MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 10:00pm Film4+1)

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There’s Something About MaryOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats  Date: Thursday 5th MarchTime: 10:10am (and 00:55am 6 Mar)

Three KingsOn: Sky Movies Action/Thriller Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 9:00pm

ThunderballOn: Sky Movies Modern Greats Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 8:00pmTitan A.E.On: Sky Screen 2   Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: 5:15pm

Twelve MonkeysOn: BBC 1 North West Date: Sunday 1st MarchTime: midnight

UnforgivenOn: Sky Movies Drama  Date: Friday 27th FebruaryTime: 02:45am (and 8:00pm 6 Mar)

WarOn: Sky Screen 2   Date: Wednesday 4th MarchTime: 11:00pm

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WarGamesOn: Film4 Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 6:45pm (and 7:45pm Film4+1)

Warrior KingOn: Sky Movies Action/ThrillerDate: Tuesday 3rd MarchTime: 03:10am

Wayne’s World 2On: ITV2  Date: Saturday 28th FebruaryTime: midnight (and 11:05pm)

What About Bob?On: Sky Movies Comedy  Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 09:20am

X-Men: The Last StandOn: Film4   Date: Friday 6th MarchTime: 9:00pm (and 10:00pm Film4+1)