What to watch on TV this week? Our selection of the best films that aired on free-to-air channels from 21 to 27 August 2023.
Like every week we report in our column Today on TV the best feature films in prime time on free channels.
BEST PRIME TIME MOVIES
From 21 to 27 AUGUST 2023
MONDAY, 21 AUGUST at 21.00 at Cine34
From Luc Luchini With Luca Argentero, Moran Atias, Carolina Crescentini, Filippo Nigro, Dario Bandiera, Isabella Ragonese, Gabriella Pession, Francesco Montanari, Michele Placido, Lunetta Savino, Renato Pozzetto, Francesco Pannofino, Hassani Shapi, Enzo Vitaliano
Description: Four diametrically opposed couples are given the opportunity, in the pre-wedding period, to discover and deepen cultural and socio-economic differences, as well as ideals.
TUESDAY, 22 AUGUST at 21.30 on the 1st TV on channel 5
From Claire McCarthy With Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts, Clive Owen, Tom Felton, George MacKay, Daisy Head, Sebastian De Souza, Dominic Mafham, Devon Terrell, Anna Rast, Mia Queenie, Jack Cunningham-Nuttall, Noel Chuchor, Martin Angerbauer
(dramatic, historical, sentimental)
Synopsis: the story of the beautiful and charming Ophelia, her love for Prince Hamlet and her agonizing relationship with her mother Gertrude, of which she is the most famous lady-in-waiting. Ofelia will have to choose between true love and her own life.
WEDNESDAY, 23 AUGUST V watch 21.00 on Iris
Adele and the riddle of the pharaoh
From Luc Besson With Louise Bourgoin, Mathieu Amalric, Gilles Lelouch, Jean-Paul Rouve, Philippe Naon, Nicolas Giraud, Jacqui Nersessian, Laura de Clermont-Tonnerre, Gerard Chailloux, Moussa Maascri
(crime, action, adventure)
Summary: to save her sister, the writer goes to Egypt in search of the healer’s mummy, but the misadventures do not subside.
THURSDAY 24 AUGUST at 21.30 on Canale 5
UNDER THE SUN OF RICCIONE
From You are nuts With Cristiano Caccamo, Davide Calgaro, Matteo Oscar Giuggioli, Ludovica Martino, Sol Nanni, Fotini Peluso, Lorenzo Zurzolo, Claudia Tranchese, Giulia Schiavo, Maria Luisa De Crescenzo, Rosanna Sapia, Tommaso Paradiso, Sergio Ruggieri, Luca Ward, Andrea Roncato, Isabella Ferrari
Summary: it felt like summer, like so many others, and instead, in the end, things changed a bit for the main characters of Under the Sun in Riccione. But there is one thing in common in their stories: they all had the courage to intervene and allow themselves to leave.
FRIDAY, 25 AUGUST V watch 21.30 AT Rai 3
From Asghar Farhadi With Penelope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Ricardo Darin, Edouard Fernandez, Barbara Lenny, Inma Cuesta, Elvira Minges, Ramon Barea, Roger Casamajor, Joseangel Egido
Summary: on the occasion of her sister’s wedding, Laura returns with her children to her hometown, in the heart of the Spanish vineyard. But some unexpected events will disturb his stay, bringing back a past that has been buried too long.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 26 V watch 21.00 on Iris
From David Fincher With Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Edwards, Brian Cox, Dermot Mulroney, Chloë Sevigny, John Getz, Charles Fleischer, Zach Grenier, Adam Goldberg, Elias Koteas, John Carroll Lynch, Bijou Phillips, Ion Skye, John Terry , Tom Verica, Donal Logue, Jules Bruff, Jim McNichols, June Rafael, Makenna Ruddy, Peter Quartaroli, Jack Samson, Ciara Hughes, Zachary Sauers, Pell James, John Hemphill, Brett Rickaby, Lee Norris, Alexander von Roon, Patrick Scott Lewis , Micah Sauers, James D. Weston II, Gloria Grant, Charles Schneider, Jeff Callan, John Ennis
Summary: Summer 1968. In the San Francisco area, a serial killer begins to strike, claiming his murders in letters sent to major local newspapers. Adopting the recognizable name Zodiac, the killer defies the police.
SUNDAY, 27 AUGUST at 21.00 20 Mediaset
From Guy Ritchie With Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Elizabeth Debicki, Alicia Vikander, Jared Harris, Hugh Grant
Summary: In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napolen Solo and KGB spy Ilya Kuryakin join forces against a mysterious criminal organization that wants to start a nuclear war.
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Passionate about Star Wars and a lover of the seventh art, a connoisseur of Italian westerns and Italian cinema, always up to date with the latest in cinema and international productions (with a preference for the East), Andrea is the founder of CineAvatar.it.