Our top pick for Wednesday 27th December
Scrapping with the family over the remote? We’ve got a list of movies we know the whole family will love.
Ann (2021), RTÉone at 9:30pm
On January 31, 1984, Ann awakens to realize that she was going to have this baby.
Having left the house early, Ann scurries around to find somewhere to hide, lost and frightened.
“Ann” which is a devastating look at the last hours of a pregnant teen in 1980’s Ireland.
It’s a powerful, truthful and moving telling of another true story – the tragic reality of which still has a lasting impact on society.
Braveheart (1995), RTÉ2 at 9pm
William Wallace is a Scottish rebel who leads an uprising against the cruel English ruler Edward the Longshanks, who wishes to inherit the crown of Scotland for himself.
When he was a young boy, William Wallace’s father and brother, along with many others, lost their lives trying to free Scotland.
Once he loses another of his loved ones, William Wallace begins his long quest to make Scotland free once and for all, along with the assistance of Robert the Bruce.
Stardust (2007), Channel4 at 5:40pm
A young shop assistant in Victorian England enters a magical parallel world in search of a fallen star to give to the girl of his dreams.
However, the star in question is in fact a beautiful woman, who he helps flee from a wicked witch and a murderous prince.
Starring Sienna Miller and Ian McKellen.