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Best films on UK TV: 8 May

Period dramas, real life spycraft thrills, epic stadium tours and freestyle rap battles all feature today as TopFilmTip brings you the best films on UK TV for Friday, 8 May.

Some films may require a Sky subscription.

With their husband/father away, a household of sisters and their mother unsteadily unite in wholesome period piece Little Women (1994) 11:15am Sony Movies

Remarkably true act of cunning is meticulously executed as the allies fool an entire army with one dead body in The Man Who Never Was 1:00pm BBC Two

Wise cowboy mends bodies and souls of broken family with delicate emotional coaxing and painful personal sacrifice in The Horse Whisperer 12:30pm Sony Movies

Kevin Costner with a Sioux Indian tribe in a scene from the film ‘Dances with Wolves’, 1990. (Photo by Tig Productions/Getty Images)

Accidentally heroic, monologuing journal junky frontiersman befriends Sioux in sweeping ballad of mutual respect Dances With Wolves 4:55pm Sony Movies

Lost in New York, timid hound and rehoused stray survive sewers, maniacal bunny and each other to make it home to their owner in family fun The Secret Life of Pets 5:25pm ITV2

Read more: Films released early on streaming

Loss, love and life shatter in visually magnificent sensory explosion of Pink Floyd’s cathartic concept album tour Roger Waters: The Wall 9:00pm Sky Arts

Ambitious man aspires toward morally vacant millionaire, discovers sushi, garish interior design and error of his ways Wall Street 9:00pm Sony Movies

Railroaded into cyber criminal crew, criminal betrays his crew of criminals in traffic-raining submarine jumper Fast & Furious 8 9:00pm ITV2

Spaghetti vomiting white trash rabbit overcomes adversity, infidelity, mum and crooked Freeworld in Eminem’s bar-spitting freestyle rap-battler 8 Mile 10:00pm ITV4

Self-loathing vampire cop joins human resistance, in feral sub-side shooting, blood riot-inducing dystopian sci-fi horror Daybreakers 11:25pm Film 4

Mexican motor-scooter foils space supremacist in clone-cleavering, face flaming, brothel-battling preposterousness Machete Kills 1:15am Film 4

Everything new on streaming in May:

Netflix UK: May’s new releases

NOW TV: May’s new releases

Amazon Prime Video UK: May’s new releases

Disney+ UK: May’s new releases

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