The 2014 drama, ’71 is on EPIX at 9:30. The film follows one night in the life of a young British soldier who was accidentally abandoned by his unit following a riot in Belfast in 1971. The Village Voice calls it an “excellent, tensely controlled thriller,” here are the reviews.
Lifetime has the original movie, #PopFan, at 8:00. A young pop star looking to recreate herself and her sound on a quiet trip to Maine is caught in a storm, crashes her car, and rescued by a young man who takes her to his secluded lighthouse to recuperate. But she soon discovers that he is not just her rescuer, but a mentally unstable and obsessed fan who believes she is the image created in her videos.
EPIX has the 2016 psychological thriller, 10 Cloverfield Lane, in which a woman finds herself in a basement of a man’s house after a car accident, and is told he’s saved her life from a chemical attack that has left the outside world uninhabitable, at 10:00. Starring John Goodman and very well recieved by the critics with The Philadelphia Inquirer calling it “Wickedly clever nightmare entertainment,” here are the reviews.
Hulu has the series premiere of 11.22.63 about an English teacher who travels back in time to try to stop the assassination of President Kennedy. From J.J. Abrams and Stephen King. Solid reviews for this eight part series based on King’s 900 page novel.
TCM has 12 Angry Men, Sidney Lumet’s 1957 classic in which a single juror tries to convince the other 11 jurors to reconsider their guilty verdict in a murder trial, at 3:15 PT/6:15 ET. Starring Henry Fonda, Martin Balsam, Jack Klugman and Jack Warden.
HDNet Movies has 12 Angry Men, Sidney Lumet’s 1957 classic in which a single juror tries to convince the other 11 jurors to reconsider their guilty verdict in a murder trial, at 7:00 PT/10:00 ET. Starring Henry Fonda, Martin Balsam, Jack Klugman and Jack Warden.