Tonight on TV Movies to watch on Friday 12 May

Tonight on TV: Movies to watch on Friday 12 May prime time and late evening

What movies are on TV tonight? Here is ours Complete TV guide with the best films Airing tonight, Friday 12 May 2023, prime and late hours on major free-to-air TV networks, with plot, cast and trailers.

  • absolute power (Action Thriller) aired on Iris at 9 Clint Eastwood film, starring Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Ed Harris, Laura Linney, Scott Glenn, Dennis Haysbert, Judy Davis, Kimber Eastwood, Alison Eastwood, Joy Ehrlich, Eric Dahlquist Jr., Yau-Gene Chan, Penny Johnson Jerald , Elaine Kagan, Robert Harvey, Richard Jenkins, Melora Hardin and Mark Margolis.

    The plot of the film: The protagonist of the story is Luther Whitney, a formidable professional thief who wants to give up his reckless lifestyle to enjoy the fruits of his labor.
    Before Luther officially retired, he planned to rob the vault of philanthropist Walter Sullivan. The experienced thief breaks into his victim’s home, but is surprised by the presence of Mrs. Sullivan, who has decided not to follow her husband out of town and stay in the luxurious home. By cleverly avoiding the unexpected, Luther manages to get to the vault hidden by a secret passage in the bedroom. Meanwhile, Mrs. Sullivan receives her lover, the President of the United States, Alan Richmond, at her home. The latter’s violent attitude provokes the woman to rebel and the discussion soon turns into aggression, which is put down by the intervention of Richmond’s bodyguards, who shoot the woman in cold blood.
    Hidden in the secret room, Luther becomes a helpless witness to the murder…

  • stay with me (Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller) Broadcast on Rai Movie on 10/21a film directed by Baltasar Kormákur and starring Shailene Woodley, Sam Claflin, Jeffrey Thomas, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Grace Palmer, Siale Tunoka and Kael Damlamian.

    The plot of the film: It stars Tami Oldham and her boyfriend Richard Sharp. They are young, in love and dream of a life full of adventures together. They sail from Tahiti under a wonderful starry sky. After a few days, a hurricane of terrible proportions hits their boat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, leaving Tami unconscious.
    When Tami wakes up, she finds the wrecked boat and her badly injured friend. With no means of communication and weeks away from the nearest port, Tami faces a harrowing race against time to save herself and the only man she has ever truly loved. Based on a true story, Stay With Me is a gripping and compelling film, a tale of love, determination and courage against impossible odds…

  • Bad mothers – very bad mothers (Comedy) Broadcast on La5 at 9.10pma Jon Lucas and Scott Moore film starring Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn, Christina Applegate, Annie Mumolo and Jada Pinkett Smith.

    The plot of the film: The protagonist of the story is Amy Mithcell, Jane and Dylan’s young mother, who is trying to break free between stressful work and numerous domestic activities.
    The troubling lifestyle the woman feels compelled to adopt is shaken after she discovers her husband Mike has been cheating on her.
    Bitter and dejected, Amy struggles to maintain the façade of the perfect mother and decides to deviate from her usual plans and publicly confront the obnoxious and overbearing Parents’ Committee Chair, Gwendolyn James.
    After the violent outburst, Amy takes refuge in a bar, where she meets uninhibited single mother Carla and submissive Kiki, housewife and mother of four.
    Although the three women are polar opposites, the daily tensions they face, the impossibility of realizing the stereotypical model of the perfect mother, and hatred of Gwendolyn unite them inseparably. After a night of drinking and fun, Amy decides to change her attitude towards her kids…

  • departures (dramatic) Broadcast on TV 2000 at 21.10a film directed by Yojiro Takita and starring Masahiro Motoki, Ryoko Hirosue, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Kimiko Yo, Takashi Sasano and Kazuko Yoshiyuki.

    The plot of the film: The film stars cellist Daigo Kobayashi as the protagonist. When the orchestra in which he plays breaks up, the man decides to give up his career as a musician, leaves Tokyo and moves to the Yamagata region with his wife Mika.
    There he finds an advertisement for a “helper” who appears to offer good conditions for a job in a travel agency, and shows up for an interview in an office, where he finds new coffins lined up against the wall.
    Company owner Sasaki hires him after looking at Daigo’s resume; At this point, Daigo asks what exactly the company does and is told that the task is the ceremonial preparation of the bodies before cremation.
    Daigo is reluctant, but Sasaki insists he take the job and agrees, telling his wife Mika that the job is about “ceremonies”. In this way he begins to travel with Sasaki to Hirano in Yamagata Prefecture…

  • Random Superhero (comedy, action) Broadcast on TwentySeven at 9.10pma film by Philippe Lacheau, starring Philippe Lacheau, Julien Arruti, Tarek Boudali, Elodie Fontan, Alice Dufour, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Amr Waked, Chantal Ladesou, Brahim Bouhlel, Georges Corraface, Paco Boisson, Tony Saint Laurent, Salomé Partouche, Dédeine Volk-Léonovitch and Régis Laspalès.

    The plot of the film: The film tells the story of Cédric, an aspiring actor who tries to break into the world of cinema, but initially without success.
    Although his hopes of having his name in big letters on movie posters are becoming increasingly distant, Cédric doesn’t give up and keeps trying to make his dream come true.
    One day, luck finally seems to smile on his face: he is offered the role of Badman, the protagonist in a superhero film. Cédric enthusiastically accepts the offer, convinced that this is the great opportunity to make the qualitative leap he has always dreamed of.
    But one evening he decides to rent a car on the film set, but is the victim of an accident in which he suddenly loses his memory.
    When he wakes up, Cédric, disguised as a superhero and surrounded by props, is convinced that he is the character he embodies on screen and that he has a dangerous mission to fulfill.
    But the reality is very different from what Cédric imagines, and his life as a superhero will prove to be a lot more complicated than he ever imagined…

  • double love (Drama, Romance, Thriller) Broadcast on Cielo at 9:20 film directed by François Ozon and starring Jacqueline Bisset, Marine Vacth, Jérémie Renier, Myriam Boyer, Dominique Reymond, Jean-Édouard Bodziak and Jean-Paul Muel.

    The plot of the film: The film stars the beautiful and fragile Chloé, a young woman struggling with depression from a past trauma she cannot overcome, so much so that she has somatized her emotional suffering into a mysterious “stomach” ache .
    One day, she decides it’s time to face her unspeakable secret and embarks on a treatment journey at Paul’s office, a kind and caring psychiatrist. Suddenly, however, the two begin to grow closer until they fall in love and Paul is forced to make a decision: to break the sessions and indulge in love.
    A few months later, Chloé agrees to move into Paul’s apartment to officially begin a life together that is now both ethically and professionally acceptable. But one day Chloé discovers the unimaginable: Paul has always kept the existence of his identical twin brother Louis a secret from her. He is also a psychotherapist and practices in another district of Paris. Driven by an undeniable curiosity, Chloé decides to make an appointment with Louis and go to his studio to meet him…