Saturday, 4 June 2011

Weekend TV Top 10: 03-06-2011

Hello and welcome to our weekly Friday afternoon series where we highlight the best films to watch on TV during the weekend from Friday evening till Sunday night. See what those films are after the jump.

This top ten list is by order of appearance rather than ranking and therefore the number 1 film is not necessarily better than the number 10 film and vice versa. It is also skewed favourably towards classic films and South African/African films as well as films that play during normal waking hours and films that we haven't recommended before.

1. The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn (1960). Director: Michael Curtiz. Starring: Eddie Hodges and Tony Randall.
TCM - Saturday - 12:10.

2. Starsky And Hutch (2004). Director: Todd Phillips. Starring: Owen Wilson and Ben Stiller.
M-Net Movies 2 - Saturday - 15:25.

3. Finding Lenny (2009). Director: Neal Sundstrom. Starring: Barry Hilton and Vuyo Dabula.
Mzansi Magic - Saturday - 19:01.

4. X2 (2003). Director: Bryan Singer. Starring: Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart.
M-Net Movies 1 and M-Net Movies 1 HD - Saturday - 21:00.

5. Doctor Zhivago (1965). Director: David Lean. Starring: Omar Sharif and Julie Christie.
TCM - Saturday - 23:25.

6. Akeelah And The Bee (2006). Director: Doug Atchison. Starring: Laurence Fishbourne and Keke Palmer.
Mzansi Magic - Sunday - 12:00.

7. Hellboy (2004). Director: Guillermo del Toro. Starring: Ron Perlman and Selma Blair.
M-Net Actiion - Sunday - 17:45.

8. Rushmore (1999). Director: Wes Anderson. Starring: Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray and Olivia Williams.
M-Net Stars - Sunday - 19:30.

9. The Sum Of All Fears (2002). Director: Phil Alden Robinson. Starring: Ben Affleck and Morgan Freeman.
Mzansi Magic - Sunday -20:00.

10. Jaws (1975). Director: Steven Spielberg. Starring: Roy Scheider and Robert Shaw.
TCM - Sunday - 21:00.

Which one of these films are you keen on seeing?

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