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


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.