Tonight on TV: Movies to see Sunday 14 May, in prime time and late evening

What Movies are on TV Tonight? Here’s ours Complete TV Guide with the Best Movies broadcast tonight, Sunday 14 May 2023, in prime and late evening on the main free-to-air TV channels, with plots, casts and trailers.

  • Victoria and Abdul (Drama, History) aired on Iris at 21a Stephen Frears film starring Judi Dench, Eddie Izzard, Ali Fazal, Michael Gambon, Olivia Williams, Tim Pigott-Smith, Simon Callow, Fenella Woolgar, Julian Wadham and Ruth McCabe.

    The plot of the movie: The film is inspired by the true story of the unlikely friendship between the Indian salesman Abdul and Queen Victoria during the last years of her reign. Abdul Karim was only 24 when he landed in England to serve at the table during the Queen’s Golden Jubilee. The boy’s curious gaze and soul prone to rebellion break through the heart of the elderly monarch, tired of court protocols and rituals and of baleful news from the British colonies. Fascinated by Abdul’s carefree and exotic tales, the Queen begins to prefer the company of the servant to the circle of bored and petulant royal advisers. So much so that the young and inexperienced clerk suddenly finds himself the personal assistant of the Empress of India herself. And the following year even her teacher, charged with instructing her on Indian affairs. But the increasingly intense and controversial relationship between the two unleashes a revolt at the top of the royal house, which not even the despotic Vittoria, now on the threshold of 82 years, will be able to quell so easily …

  • Run All Night – One night to survive (Action, Drama, Thriller) broadcast on 20 at 21a Jaume Collet-Serra film starring Liam Neeson, Joel Kinnaman, Ed Harris, Vincent D’Onofrio, Genesis Rodriguez, Boyd Holbrook, Common, Malcolm Goodwin, Holt McCallany, Beau Knapp, Dennis Rees, John Cenatiempo and Gavin-Keith Umeh.

    The plot of the movie: The film stars Brooklyn gangster and sniper Jimmy Conlon. Once known as The Gravedigger, the man has seen better days.
    A longtime friend of crime boss Shawn Maguire, at age 55 he is haunted by past sins and wily police detective John Harding.
    Jimmy’s only consolation now lies at the bottom of a whiskey glass. When his son Mike, with whom he has no contact for years, becomes a target of organized crime, Jimmy is forced to choose between the “adopted” family made up of criminals and his real family abandoned years earlier.
    Mike is on the run, and the only atonement for his past mistakes may prove to be saving his son from his own fate. Jimmy has only one night to decide which side to take and try to change his life forever. Over the course of the night, a one-second decision will cause him to escape for life. He will have to break all ties with his onetime boss to protect his son. In doing so he will become the most wanted man in the city and manage to unleash an adrenaline-packed chase …

  • Edge of Tomorrow – Senza domani (Action, Sci-Fi) broadcast on Italia 1 at 21.20un film di Doug Liman, con Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton, Lara Pulver, Jeremy Piven, Charlotte Riley, Madeleine Mantock, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Lee Asquith-Coe e Tony Way.

    The plot of the movie: In 2015, the Mimics, an alien race of tentacled monsters, arrive on Earth inside an asteroid. The invader quickly conquers much of continental Europe and his advance seems unstoppable.
    In 2020, a global military alliance (UDF), established to fight the alien menace, finally achieves a victory in Verdun. The triumph is mainly thanks to the extraordinary battle skills of the soldier Rita Vrataski. In Great Britain, after demoting Major William Cage of the media relations department, the general of the UDF sends him to France where a counter-offensive of the human race will begin.
    In the allied army base at Heathrow, Cage gets to know his team, is briefly trained and sent the next day into battle on the coast of France. The invasion is a colossal failure: the entire army is killed and the resistance leader Vrataski dies. During the offensive Cage, having no military experience, uses a mine to kill an unusually large Mimic, but dies when the alien’s acidic blood dissolves on him.
    Unexpectedly Cage wakes up in Heathrow reliving the events of the previous morning. His attempts to warn the army against the invasion are ignored…

  • The Secret – The hidden truths (Drammatico, Thriller) broadcast on Rai 4 at 21.20a film by Yuval Adler, with Noomi Rapace, Joel Kinnaman, Chris Messina, Amy Seimetz, Jackson Dean Vincent, Madison Paige Jones, Jeff Pope, David Maldonado, Ed Amatrudo, Ritchie Montgomery, Lucy Faust and Victoria Hill.

    The plot of the movie: The film is set in post-war America, and tells the story of Maja, a woman who survived the tragedy of the Holocaust, who moves to a residential neighborhood in the States to start a new life in peace with her husband.
    One day she hears someone whistling a tune very familiar to her, the same as the torturer who tortured her and her family during the war. Convinced that her neighbor is just that sadist, she decides to kidnap him in revenge for all the war crimes committed by the man. Meanwhile her husband, aware of the plan, begins to doubt her wife so much that he thinks that Maja, still strongly shaken by what happened, is taking revenge on the wrong man …

  • The Minimal Island (Thriller) broadcast on Sky at 21.25a film by Alberto Rodriguez, with Raúl Arévalo, Javier Gutiérrez, Antonio de la Torre, Nerea Barros and Manolo Solo.

    The plot of the movie: The film is set in the deep south of Spain in 1980.
    In a small village where time seems to have stopped – near a labyrinth of swamps and rice fields – a serial killer has settled in and is responsible for the disappearance of many teenagers that no one seems to care about. But when two young sisters go missing during the annual festivities, their mother pushes for an investigation and two homicide detectives arrive from Madrid to try to solve the mystery. Both Juan and Pedro have extensive experience in homicide cases, but differ in methods and style.
    They will soon have to face obstacles for which they are not prepared…

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