Films on TV Tonight, Friday 7 September

Fall into the strange worlds of District 9 and The Wicker Man, followed by Moneyball, Youth in Revolt, Captivity and Pan's Labyrinth

District 9 – 9.00pm, Film4


Inspired science fiction action drama. After thirty years of residence, a race of aliens is being evicted from Johannesburg. Starring Sharlto Copley.

The Wicker Man – 9.00pm, ITV4

Edward Woodward and Christopher Lee star in this classic masterful horror film about a police officer sent to a small island to look for a missing child.

Moneyball – 10.00pm, Sky Movies Premiere

Drama based on the true story of a baseball team manager who used statistics and computer analysis to strengthen his team’s chances of winning. Starring Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill.

Youth in Revolt – 11.05pm, BBC2

A teenager named Nick Twisp (Michael Cera) is desperate to lose his virginity, so tries to cultivate a rebellious, crafty side to win the attentions of a girl.

Captivity – 11.35pm, ITV1

Horror thriller, directed by Roland Joffé. A serial killer kidnaps a supermodel and makes her take part in cruel and sadistic games. Starring Elisha Cuthbert.

Pan’s Labyrinth – 11.05pm, Film4


Guillermo del Toro’s Oscar-winning fantasy horror set during the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War. A young girl becomes involved in a magical world when she moves to a remote village with her mother.