The best films on TV tonight: Friday, 26 June

Ben Dadds
·2-min read
The Lady In The Van, Blue Is The Warmest Colour, True Romance.
The Lady In The Van, Blue Is The Warmest Colour, True Romance.

Exotic cinematic classics, raw coming of age romances and insightful horror satires are all on offer as TopFilmTip brings you the best films on TV for Friday, June 26.

Some films may require a Sky subscription.

Stranded on a pacific island paradise, a marine and a nun’s fractious relationship develops into love in cinematic classic Heaven Knows, Mr Allison 4:50pm Film 4

Elvis hallucinater and ex-prostitute go on the run in Quentin Tarantino’s cameo-fuelled, delectably-dialogued Pulp Fiction preamble True Romance 9:00pm Sony Movies

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

Coming To America (Credit: Paramount)
Coming To America (Credit: Paramount)

Author befriends an eccentric elderly squatter, gradually learning her singular sorry story in endearing true tale The Lady in the Van 10:45pm BBC One

School girl experiences emotionally astute and physically euphoric first love in oyster-eating, raw romance Blue Is the Warmest Colour 11:05pm Film4

Aspiring-artisan-cum-spectacular-stripper teachers protégé his wily ways in lady-lubricating, abs-grinding dilemma drama Magic Mike 11:15pm Comedy Central

Fleeing memories of her dearly departed scream-queen mother, bereft woman must survive trope filled cult slasher flick in Bechdel approved machete meta comedy The Final Girls 00:50am Horror Channel

Helen Mirren goes skinny dipping when a stalled artist finds his muse in a young girl trapped in paradise in lush gem Age of Consent 1:45am Talking Pictures TV

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