True Channels March Highlights
Highway to Heaven Season 1 Catch Up
Saturday 22nd March & Sunday 23rd March from 8am
Settle down for a spectacular weekend line-up of Highway to Heaven! The entire first series will be played back to back so you can journey through the triumphs, tears and adventures Jonathan, an angel sent down from heaven, and his accomplice Mark encounter as they seek to help those who in desperate need of inspiration.
True Westerns Special
Saturday 15th March from 1pm
A selection of captivating movies set against the American frontier feature in this riveting special dedicated to Western movies.
Featured in this uniquely American genre is Desolation Canyon (9pm) starring Stacey Keach and Patrick Duffy. Sheriff Tomas 'Swede' enlists the help of a retired gunfighter when a gang of bank robbers take a young boy hostage. Directed by David S. Cass Sr. (2006)
Lone Rider at 1pm
The Colt at 3pm
Shadow On The Mesa at 5pm
Trail To Hope Rose at 7pm
Aces n’ Eights at 11pm
Winds of War Weekend
Saturday 22nd March & Sunday23rd March from 11am
Enjoy an entire weekend of Herman Wouk's The Winds of War,an extensive historical epic about a U.S. naval officer Victor 'Pug' Henry (Robert Mitchum) who, along with his family, plunges into the chaos of World War II and witnesses the incredible realms of Hitler, Churchill, Roosevelt, Mussolini, and Stalin.
The Henry family inevitably find themselves drawn into the centre of the war conflict as they deal with the tragedy and heroism that led to America's involvement in World War II. This acclaimed mini-series also features stellar performances from Polly Bergen (Desperate Housewives) and Ralph Bellamy (Pretty Woman).
Premiere: Liz the Elizabeth Taylor Story
Wednesday 26th and Friday 28th at 1pm and 9pm
Elizabeth Taylor was a true great of Hollywood’s Golden Age - a star loved by millions. Known as much for her glamorous lifestyle and extraordinary beauty as her incredible talent, her tumultuous personal life fascinated the world.
Captivating audiences on and off screen, Elizabeth shocked the movie industry and the world when she embarked on an illicit affair with her co-star, the married actor Richard Burton. Staring Sherilyn Fenn (Twin Peaks), Nigel Harvers (Downton Abbey),and Angus Macfayden (Braveheart),this glittering Hollywood biopic is the story of the unforgettable star who became legendary.
Directed by Kevin Connor (1995)
10 Million Dollar Getaway
Monday 17th March at 3pm
In 1978, a group of hold-up artists planned the biggest heist in history: to steal $10 million dollars from a safe in the Lufthansa building at JFK airport. Based on a notorious robbery, this well executed film stars John Mahoney (Frasier) as Jimmy "the Gent" Burk along with Gerry Bamman (Law and Order).
Directed by James A. Contner (1991)
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
Wednesday 26th March at 11pm
Award-winningfilmmaker, best-selling author and uncompromising campaigner, Michael Mooremounts a devastating investigation into the connections between George W. Bushand the family of Osama Bin Laden during the 1990s, examining the way in whichthe president of the United States allegedly used the tragedy of September 11thto push forward an agenda for war.