If it had either started a titch earlier or screened on a “real” movie channel, Danny Boyle’s terrific action zombie opus (…28 Days Later BEST FILM OF THE DAY, 10pm Film) would certainly have got the nod.
Today’s Number One Film:
*Room, 3pm HBO. Watch this if you liked Still Alice, Cake or Short Term 12. Based on Irish writer Emma Donoghue’s work of fiction that, tragically, could easily be one of fact nowadays, Room is almost two separate films, quite different in tone, but powerfully connected by their subject-matter.Read more
Groundhog Day (Harold Ramis/ 1993/ USA/ Comedy/ 102 mins/ Rated PG-13) 9am Turner Classic Movies. Watch this if you liked The Truman Show, Forrest Gump or Hugo. Groundhog Day was the turning point in Bill Murray’s career, Read more