What’s On Screen – Wednesday 5th July 2017

Title: Little Man (2006)

Format: Film

Genre: Comedy

Certificate: 15

Platform: Netflix

Date Added: 5th July 2017

Cast: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Marlon Wayans, John Witherspoon, Shawn Wayans, Kerry Washington, Tracy Morgan, David Alan Grier, Chazz Palminteri, Molly Shannon, Lochlyn Munro, Dave Sheridan, Nikolaj Rasmussen, Malene Rasmussen, Lotte Bergstrom

Synopsis: A man is so eager to become a dad that he’ll believe anything, including the notion that a baby-faced thief on the lam is really an abandoned toddler.

Title: Chronicle (2012)

Format: Film

Genre: Sci-fi; Thriller

Certificate: 12A

Synopsis: Three teenagers develop superhuman abilities after exploring a mysterious cave. They delight in experimenting with what they are able to do, documenting their actions on video. However, one of them lets his new-found power go to his head, and as he begins using it to evil ends, the others realise only they can stop him.

Cast: Michael B. Jordan, Dane DeHaan, Alex Russel

Time: 7:20pm

Channel: Film4

  • Sky: Channel 315 (SD/HD); Channel 316 (+1); Channel 342 (SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 428; Channel 429 (HD); Channel 430 (+1) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 323; Channel 324 (+1) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • WightFibre: Channel 29; Channel 30 (+1)
  • BT: Programmes available on demand
  • All 4: Watch live
  • FilmOn: Watch live

Title: Ackely Bridge (S1/Ep5)

Format: Series

Genre: Drama

Synopsis: Kaneez is initially furious to discover that Nas is considering the arranged marriage, but the pressure of planning the wedding and her web of lies leads Nas to break down to her mum and confess that she is gay. While focusing on helping Missy get Hayley back and also straightening out Simone, Emma neglects Chloe on her birthday, sending Chloe off the rails, while Steve battles with Mandy’s indiscretion, leaving him wondering whether they have a future together after all.

Cast: Sunetra Sarker, Amy-Leigh Hickman, Nazmee Kauser

Time: 8pm

Channel: Channel 4

  • Freesat: Channel 104 (SD); Channel 121 (+1); Channel 126 (HD)
  • Sky: Channel 104 (SD); Channel 135 (+1); Channel (HD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 104; Channel 141 (HD); Channel 142 (+1) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 111 ; Channel 142 (HD)| Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • All 4: Watch live
  • TVPlayer: Watch live (UK only)

Title: Colony: Eleven. Thirteen (S2/Ep1)

Format: Series

Genre: Drama

Synopsis: Set in the near future in Los Angeles, the city has been occupied by extra-terrestrials, a family must balance staying together while trying to survive. While some people have chosen to collaborate with the authorities and benefit from the new order, others have rebelled and suffer the consequences. Tory Kittles plays Broussard, a former Marine who has become critical to the underground Resistance movement.

Cast: Tory Kittles, Josh Holloway, Sarah Wayne Callies

Time: 9pm

Channel: Sky 1

Title: Rosewood – Half-Life And Havana Nights (S2/Ep9)

Format: Series

Genre: Drama

Synopsis: The pathologist and Villa’s investigation of Gerald’s case leads them to Cuba, where they try to find out what happened to Amelia’s body, and the truth about his daughter Michelle.

Cast: Morris Chestnut, Gabrielle Dennis, Lourraine Touissant, Letoya Luckett, Jaina Lee Ortiz

Time: 8pm

Channel: Alibi

  • Sky: Channel 132 (SD/HD); Channel 247 (SD)| Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 126; Channel 200 (HD) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 151 | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channels 312
  • BT: Channel 312; Channel 382 (HD)
  • TVPlayer: Watch live (UK only)

Title: 28 Days Later…(2002)

Format: Film

Genre: Horror

Certificate: 18

Synopsis: A man wakes from a coma to discover Britain has been struck by a terrifying experimental virus that sends victims into a homicidal rage. With a handful of other survivors, he heads for Manchester, the last outpost unaffected by the outbreak – but realises the virus is not the only threat.

Cast: Naomie Harris, Cillian Murphy

Time: 1:10am

Channel: Sky Cinema Sci-fi/Horror

  • Sky (UK): Channels 301–312 (SD/HD); Channels 314, 330–337, 339, 340 (SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channels 401, 403–412 (HD); Channels 402, 431, 433–442 | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channels 301–309, 318, 320, 321 ; Channels 331–341 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • BT: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)

Title: Switchback (1997)

Format: Film

Genre: Thriller

Certificate: 15

Synopsis: A hitch-hiker accepts a ride with a former rail worker, and the pair end up in a Texas city where a murder has just been committed. The local sheriff and an FBI agent are already on the case, but as the investigation gets more intense, it becomes clear that one of the four is responsible for the crime.

Cast: Danny Glover, Dennis Quaid, Jared Leto

Time: 1:20am

Channel: Sony Movie Channel

  • Freeview (UK): Channel 32
  • Sky (UK and Ireland): Channel 323; Channel 324 (+1)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 425
  • TVPlayer (UK): Watch live


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