TV Schedules – What’s On

If you are looking for a good film in the United Kingdom then you need to be watching television channels such as Talking Pictures TV, Horror Channel and Film4. All of these are free to air channels meaning they can be viewed on Freeview. Here our pick of the TV Schedules:

  • Talking Pictures TV available on Sky 328 | Virgin 445 | Freeview 81 | Freesat 306
  • Horror Channel available on Sky | Virgin 149 | Freeview 70 | Freesat 138
  • Film4 available on Sky 313 | Virgin 428 (SD) & 429 (HD) | Freeview 15

Talking Pictures specialise in showing older vintage material with many black and white films along with films into the 1970/80’s. If for instance you love the likes of Laurel and Hardy, Will Hay, Alfred Hitchcock then this is most definitely the channel for you. The good news continues as they add different films into the mix each month so you are not just watching the same films or TV series over and over again, UK Gold take note!

The Horror Channel shows a good mix of old and new horror/sci-fi films and also have network premieres every month to keep things fresh.

Film4 is a more general film channel which shows films from all genres. It has themed seasons such as Frightfest in which they show horror movies each night over a few weeks.

Meanwhile we always like to select our must see choices from all of the TV channels over the Christmas period.

What’s On Television – UK TV Schedules

DateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
Mon06/07/202009:30Ladies Who Do (1963)Comedy - Stars Peggy Mount, Robert Morley & Harry H. Corbett
Mon06/07/202015:00The October Man (1947)Crime - Stars John Mills, Edward Chapman, Joan Greenwood
Mon06/07/202023:00Circus of Fear (1967)Drama - Stars Suzy Kendall, Christopher Lee, Anthony Newlands
Tue07/07/202009:30Don't Ever Leave Me (1949)Comedy - Stars Jimmy Hanley, Petula Clark, Linden Travers & Hugh Sinclair
Tue07/07/202011:10Whistle Down the Wind (1961)Drama - Stars Bernard Lee, Alan Bates and Hayley Mills
Tue07/07/2020BudgieTV Series - Stars Adam Faith
Wed08/07/202011:05Curtain Up (1952)Comedy - Stars Robert Morley, Margaret Rutherford, Kay Kendall & Michael Medwin
Thu09/07/202007:40Dilemma (1962)Crime - Stars Patricia Burke & Robert Dean
Fri10/07/202007:45Marry Me (1949)Comedy - Stars Derek Bond, Susan Shaw, Patrick Holt, Carol Marsh
Fri10/07/202014:55Crooks In Cloisters (1964)Comedy - Stars Barbara Windsor, Bernard Cribbins & Melvyn Hayes
Fri10/07/202022:00The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)Comedy - Stars Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon & Barry Bostwick
Fri10/07/202000:00Nosferatu The Vampyre (1979)Horror. Director: Werner Herzog. Stars: Klaus Kinski, Isabelle Adjani, Bruno Ganz
Sat11/07/202011:00Devil Girl From Mars (1954)Sci-fi - Stars Patricia Laffan, Hugh McDermott & Hazel Court
Sat11/07/202020:05The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959)Horror - Stars Anton Diffring, Hazel Court, Christopher Lee
Sun12/07/202006:15Force on Thunder Mountain (1978)Sci-fi
Sun12/07/202013:05Raise the Titanic (1980)Drama - Stars Jason Robards, Richard Jordan, David Selby, Anne Archer & Alec Guinness
Sun12/07/202021:00Sunday Night at the London PalladiumGeorge Raft, Paul and Barry Ryan, magician David Nixon, dancer Hugh Lambert, Spike Milligan and pianist Russ Conway
Mon13/07/202018:00Johnny Come Lately (1943)Drama - Stars James Cagney, Grace George & Marjorie Main
Tue14/07/202009:30Father's Doing Fine (1952)Comedy - Stars Richard Attenborough, Heather Thatcher & Virginia Mckenna
Tue14/07/202021:00BudgieTV Series - Stars Adam Faith
Wed15/07/202015:05You Can't Do Without Love (AKA: One Exciting Night) 1944Comedy - Stars Vera Lynn & Donald Stewart
Thu16/07/202001:50The Day Of The Triffids (1962)Sci-fi - Stars Nicole Maurey, Howard Keel, Janette Scott and Kieron Moore
Thu16/07/202022:15Man in the Middle (1964)Drama - Stars Robert Mitchum, France Nuyen & Barry Sullivan
Fri17/07/202006:00The Butler's Dilemma (1943)Comedy - Stars Richard Hearne, Ronald Shiner & Hermione Gingold
Fri17/07/202022:00Straight on Until Morning (1972)Horror - Stars Rita Tushingham, Tom Bell & Shane Briant
Fri17/07/202000:00The Skull (1965)Horror - Stars Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Patrick Wymark, Jill Bennett
Sat18/07/202011:00The Terrornauts (1967)Sci-fi - Stars Zena Marshall & Simon Oates
Sun19/07/202021:00Sunday Night at the London PalladiumCliff Richard and the Shadows, Charlie Drake and Henry McGee, Freddy Davis, and Robert Harbin
Mon20/07/202012:45Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957)Drama - Stars Anthony Quayle & Sylvia Syms
Mon20/07/202014:35Don't Bother To Knock (1961)Comedy - Stars Richard Todd, Nicole Maurey & Elke Sommer
Mon20/07/202018:20Happiest Days of Your Life (1950)Comedy - Stars Alastair Sim, Margaret Rutherford & John Turnbull
Mon20/07/202023:00Straight on Until Morning (1972)Horror - Stars Rita Tushingham, Tom Bell & Shane Briant
Tue21/07/202016:35Odd Man Out (1947)Thriller - Stars Robert Newton, James Mason, Fay Compton & William Hartnell
Tue21/07/202021:00BudgieTV Series - Adam Faith
Wed22/07/202011:40The Big Noise (1944)Laurel & Hardy
Wed22/07/202019:00Rockets Galore (1958)Comedy - Stars Jeannie Carson, Donald Sinden, Roland Culver
Thu23/07/202009:00The Adventures of Sir LancelotStars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt
Thu23/07/202019:00Dark City (1950)Thriller - Stars Charlton Heston, Dean Jagger, Lizabeth Scott, Viveca Lindfors
Fri24/07/202006:00Once In a New Moon (1935)Sci-fi - Stars Eliot Makeham, Rene Ray & Derrick de Marney
Fri24/07/202007:15Corridor Of Mirrors (1948)Drama - Stars Eric Portman, Edana Romney, Barbara Mullen & Christopher Lee
Fri24/07/202010:45Flight to Mars (1951)Sci-fi
Fri24/07/202018:30Dr. Crippen (1963)Horror - Stars Donald Pleasence
Fri24/07/202022:00Peeping Tom (1960)Horror - Stars Carl Boehm, Anna Massey, Moira Shearer
Fri24/07/202000:00Blood From The Mummy's Tomb (1971)Horror - Stars Andrew Keir, Valerie Leon, James Villiers
Sat25/07/202008:40The House In Nightmare Park (1973)Comedy - Stars Frankie Howerd, Ray Milland, Hugh Burden
Sat25/07/202011:00Phantom From Space (1953)Sci-fi
Sat25/07/202015:40At The Earth's Core (1976)Adventure - Stars Doug McClure, Peter Cushing, Caroline Munro & Cy Grant
Sun26/07/202013:30Johnny Come Lately (1943)Drama - Stars James Cagney, Grace George & Marjorie Main
Sun26/07/202017:30The Adventures of Robin HoodStars Richard Greene, Victor Woolf & Archie Duncan
Sun26/07/202022:05Hurry Sundown (1967)Drama - Stars Michael Caine, Jane Fonda & John Phillip Law
DateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
DayDateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
Christmas Eve24/12/201921:00Die Hard 2 (1990)Bruce Willis
Christmas Eve24/12/201901:10Creepshow (1981)Stephen King / George A Romero
Christmas Day25/12/201914:25Turner & Hooch (1989)Comedy - Tom Hanks
Christmas Day25/12/201918:15Independence Day (1996)Sci-fi - Will Smith
Christmas Day25/12/201921:00Deadpool (2016)Ryan Reynolds
Christmas Day25/12/201923:10Midnight Run (1988)Robert De Niro
Christmas Day25/12/201901:45Candyman (1992)Horror - Virginia Madsen
Boxing Day26/12/201916:20Night at the Museum (2006)Ben Stiller
Boxing Day26/12/201918:35Cowboys & Aliens (2011)Daniel Craig / Harrison Ford
Boxing Day26/12/201921:00Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)Sci-fi
Boxing Day26/12/201923:40Lucy (2014)Sci-fi - Scarlett Johansson / Morgan Freeman
Boxing Day26/12/201901:25The Fly (1986)Sci-fi Horror - Jeff Goldblum
Christmas EveHome For Christmas (1990)Talking Pictures TV09:00
Scrooge (1935) (Seymour Hicks)Talking Pictures TV11:35
Toy Story 3 (2010)BBC113:25
A Christmas Carol (1984)Channel 413:10
Death On The Nile (1978)BBC213:45
Santa Claus: The Movie (1985)ITV14:40
Frozen (2013)BBC115:00
Father ChristmasChannel 415:15
The SnowmanChannel 415:50
The Snowman and the SnowdogChannel 416:20
Elf (2003)ITV17:15
Home Alone (1990)Channel 417:30
The Morecambe and Wise Show: The Lost TapesBBC218:20
Oliver Twist (1948)Talking Pictures TV18:40
Child's Play 2 (1990)Horror21:00
Martin's Close - Ghost StoryBBC422:00
Not Going Out Christmas SpecialBBC122:00
The Lovers! (1973) (Richard Beckinsale, Paula Wilcox)Talking Pictures TV22:00
Child's Play 3 (1991)Horror22:40
P2 (2007)Horror00:25
Dr Terror's House Of Horrors (1965)Horror02:25
Christmas DayRising Damp Christmas SpecialITV307:35
Carry On Abroad (1972)ITV310:25
Father ChristmasChannel 412:15
The SnowmanChannel 412:45
Moana (2016)BBC112:55
Scrooge (1951) (Alastair Sim)Channel 513:25
Scrooge (1970) (Albert Finney)BBC214:30
Finding Dory (2016)BBC115:10
The Snowman and the SnowdogChannel 413:20
Back to the Future (1985)Channel 414:35
Genevieve (1953)Talking Pictures TV15:30
Scrooge (1951) (Alastair Sim)Talking Pictures TV17:15
Carry On Camping (1968)ITV317:30
Uncle Buck (1989)ITV218:00
The Morecambe and Wise Christmas ShowBBC219:00
Gavin & Stacey Christmas SpecialBBC120:30
A Christmas Horror Story (2015)Horror21:00
The Two Ronnies: The Unseen SketchesChannel 521:30
Are You Being Served? (1977)Talking Pictures TV22:05
Mrs Brown's Boys Christmas SpecialBBC122:30
Carry On Girls (1973)ITV322:50
Dracula (1958)Horror23:00
The Curse Of Frankenstein (1957)Horror00:35
Boxing DayUnearthly Stranger (1963) (Sci-fi)Talking Pictures TV09:25
The Flying Deuces (1939) (Laurel & Hardy)Talking Pictures TV11:30
Wyatt Earp (1994)Channel 512:55
Guys and Dolls (1955)BBC213:05
The Boss Baby (2017)BBC113:50
Hobson's Choice (1954)Talking Pictures TV14:30
The Jungle Book (2016)BBC115:45
I'm All Right Jack (1959)Talking Pictures TV16:40
Cool Runnings (1993)Channel 517:15
Porridge (1979) (Film)BBC217:30
Worzel Gummidge (New)BBC118:20
Paddington 2 (2017)BBC119:20
Skyfall (2012)ITV20:30
Susan Hill's Ghost StoryChannel 521:00
The 6th Day (2000)Horror21:00
Father Ted Christmas Special (1996)More422:00
Jack The Ripper Part 1 of 2. (1988)Talking Pictures TV22:00
The Woman In Black (2012)Channel 522:55
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)Channel 423:05
Lucy (2014)Film423:40
The Big Job (1965)Talking Pictures TV00:00

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