Films on TV Today, Sunday 13 May

Today's picks include Runaway Bride, The Truman Show, 101 Dalmations, The American President, American Beauty and Tomorrow Never Dies

Films on TV Today, Sunday 13 May
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Runaway Bride – 2.10pm, Channel 4

Pretty Woman co-stars Julia Roberts and Richard Gere reunite for this whimsical romantic comedy about a chauvinistic New York columnist exposing the small-town girl who’s left three heartbroken bridegrooms at the altar.

The Truman Show – 7.05pm, Film4

Satirical comedy drama that pre-empted the explosion of reality TV about Truman Burbank (Jim Carrey), surrounded by cameras and star of the world’s most popular TV show, he just doesn’t know it.

101 Dalmatians – 7.25pm, BBC3

Glenn Close is the deliciously over-the-top Cruella De Vil in Disney’s update of this classic animated tale, about a wicked fashion designer who fixes her sights on the fur of a litter of newborn Dalmatian puppies.

The American President – 8.00pm, ITV3

Romantic comedy about recently-widowed President Andrew Shepherd and his attempts to privately date eco-lobbyist Sydney Ellen Wade (Annette Bening).

American Beauty – 9.45pm, Sky Modern Greats

Oscar-winning black comedy set in suburban America about a disillusioned father in the midst of a mid-life crisis who fantasises about a teenage friend of his daughter’s.

Tomorrow Never Dies – 10.45pm, ITV2

James Bond, the nation’s favourite secret agent is sent to investigate Elliot Carver, a multimedia mogul suspected of igniting a conflict between Britain and China.