Films on TV Tonight, Saturday 22 September

Arnie takes on aliens in Predator while Rowan Atkinson lands in a sticky situation in Bean, plus JFK, Ghost and Primary Colors


The Adventures of Robin Hood – 2:35pm, Channel 5


Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland star as Robin Hood and Maid Marian in this swashbuckling adaptation, following an outlawed nobleman who recruits a band of merry men to steal from Norman aristocracy and redistribute their wealth amongst the poor.

Bean – 4:15pm, ITV1

Rowan Atkinson plays Britain’s favourite hapless fool in Mel Smith’s comedy as Mr Bean is sent to Los Angeles to bring back a famous painting but, in a case of mistaken identity, finds himself invited to give an important presentation.

Ghost – 9:00pm, Sky1

Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Whoopi Goldberg star in this romantic fantasy about murdered Sam Wheat, whose spirit remains in limbo until he can find a way to save his girlfriend from his former colleague and killer.

JFK – 9:00pm, Film4

Oliver Stone drama featuring Kevin Costner as New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison who suspects President John F Kennedy’s assassination in 1963 was part of a conspiracy – and the accused Lee Harvey Oswald (Gary Oldman) was not working alone.

Predator – 10:50pm, Channel 4

Arnold Schwarzenegger heads up an elite military team who encounter a merciless and deadly alien hunter while on a top-secret mission in the Central American jungle.

Primary Colors – 11:25pm, BBC2


John Travolta, Emma Thompson and Larry Hagman are part of a stellar cast in this satirical drama about a talented political aide who must negotiate the alleged indiscretions of the American presidential candidate who employs him