The best films on TV today: Sunday, 21 June

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The Imitation Game, All The Money In The World, Charlie Wilson's War.
The Imitation Game, All The Money In The World, Charlie Wilson's War.

Astonishing true stories, Lovecraftian love-letters and family favourites as TopFilmTip brings you the best films on TV for Sunday, 21 June.

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The Duke protects a woman and her niece from an imminent onslaught and the amorous interests of his soldiers She Wore a Yellow Ribbon 9:55am Sony Movies

Escaped infant outsmarts criminals crew in John Hughes unashamedly enjoyable adventure Baby's Day Out 10:00am E4

Forces’ Sweetheart Vera Lynn stars in semi-autobiographical, morale-boosting, slice of nostalgia We’ll Meet Again 10:45am Sony Movies

Time traveling Oedipus woos mum, brutalises manure-chomping bully, invents rock ‘n’ roll and befriends suicidal Doc to hit 88mph Back to the Future 11:00am Film4

Time-slipped boy awakens years after disappearing to inventive engaging alien adventure: mercurial mystery Flight of the Navigator 12:00pm SyFy

Heath Ledger pretends to be noble, jousts it all up and woos girl in intentionally anachronistic sports adventure A Knight's Tale 1:15pm Channel 5

James Coburn, Brad Dexter, Steve McQueen, Yul Brynner, Horst Buchholz, Robert Vaughn and Charles Bronson on the set of The Magnificent Seven, directed by John Sturges. (Photo by United Artists/Sunset Boulevard/Corbis via Getty Images)
James Coburn, Brad Dexter, Steve McQueen, Yul Brynner, Horst Buchholz, Robert Vaughn and Charles Bronson on the set of The Magnificent Seven, directed by John Sturges. (Photo by United Artists/Sunset Boulevard/Corbis via Getty Images)

Heroic hearse-hauling, lead-dealing, arithmetic-liking, Seven Samurai-remaking wondrous western perfection The Magnificent Seven 2:00pm BBC Two

Chinese sheriff and American gigolo prat fall, Kung fu and sexy pillow fight around London in anachronistic comedy Shanghai Knights 2:45pm Sony Movies

Three musketeers plot vengeance upon wicked king Leonardo DiCaprio with help of secret twin in sword stabby fun The Man in the Iron Mask 3:55pm Channel 5

Lights in the sky, melodic mystery and mashed potato mountains herald the arrival of aliens in Close Encounters of the Third Kind 4:00pm SyFy

Fearing abandonment, monstrous hotelier tries to instil seeds of terror in mixed-race grandson in family fun Hotel Transylvania 2 5:10pm ITV2

Closeted maths prodigy navigates murky cause and consequence of cryptography in remarkable tragic true story The Imitation Game 6:45pm Film 4

Despondent with affluenza and ennui, callow African prince seeks woman of worth in unforgiving New-York neighbourhood: Astute fish-out-of-water comedy Coming to America 9:00pm Comedy Central

Playboy politician persuader’s Afghan arming policy for exploding helicopters literally causes Soviet downfall Charlie Wilson's War 9:00pm Sky Atlantic

Tom Cruise’s new dream job drops him in-between vicious mafia overlords and unforgiving FBI agents in top Grisham drama The Firm 9:00pm 5 Star

Daughter-in-law of rapacious money hoarder struggles to convince estranged billionaire to pay his grandson’s ransom in astonishingly true ear-slicing tale All the Money in the World 9:00pm Channel 4

Anarchic, irresponsible duo must mentor boob obsessed street kid and RPG obsessed nerd in top double odd couple comedy Role Models 11:00pm ITV4

Honeypotted idiot and ambitious exec face North Korean charm offensive in exquisite assassination farce The Interview 11:15pm Comedy Central

Railroaded by callous career criminal, four low level credit card fraudsters devise diamond heist to buy their lives and freedom in tight, character led true-tale Plastic 11:20pm Film4

Loyalty and duty clash causing turmoil and confliction for undercover mob infiltrator Johnny Depp in amazingly true story Donnie Brasco 12:35pm Sony Movies

Hospital besieged patients and medics endure tentacled transcendental onslaught in visceral and vicious loveletter to Lovecraft The Void 00:40am Horror Channel

Simple small town family seek dirt to fight corrupt land usurping mayor in deft and detailed exploration of powerlessness and power Leviathan 1:00am BBC Two

Mysteriously causing deaths of those immediately around him, amnesiac seeks enigmatic answers in uncommon, off-kilter curio Radius 1:30am Horror Channel

Everything new on streaming in June:

Netflix UK: June’s new releases

NOW TV and Sky Cinema: June’s new releases

Amazon Prime Video UK: June's new releases

Disney+ UK: June's new releases

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