No need to blaspheme, it’s easy to always look on the bright side of life when “Monty Python’s Life of Brian” airs on IFC. It’s on tonight at 9:45 p.m. ET
“Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai” is a surreal crime drama told as only Jim Jarmusch could. The film stars Forest Whitaker as Ghost Dog, a self-taught samurai and hitman who is obsessed with order and his strict personal moral code, drawn from the philosophies of the Japanese warriors. With action ranging from shoot outs to carrier pigeons and a soundtrack by the RZA the movie has something for everyone. It airs at 8 p.m. ET.
While Terrence Malick works on bringing two more films to the silver screen, catch up on his earlier works to impress your friends and your enemies. “The New World” airs at Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 6:45 a.m. ET and at 3:00 p.m. ET
The award-winning graphic novel “Sin City” comes to life in this live-action feature adaptation from director Robert Rodriguez and creator Frank Miller. Interweaving multiple storylines from the series’ history, this violent crime noir paints the picture of the ultimate town without pity through the eyes of its roughest characters. The movie stars practically everyone from Mickey Rourke to Bruce Willis; Rosario Dawson to Jessica Alba.Things go black and white at 8 p.m. ET.
Just because it is cold out doesn’t mean we can’t show the screwball summer camp classic “Meatballs.” Tune in at 4 p.m. ET for the best Bill Murray performance of his career. Yeah, we said it.
It’s a call-in-sick-to-church-and-watch-IFC Sunday with back-to-back must-see movies. “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” starts at 3:45 p.m. ET, followed by “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” at 5:45 p.m. ET and “The Shining” at 8 p.m. ET. Actually, if you’re watching “The Shining” maybe you shouldn’t call out sick to church as you’ll need all the help you can get to go to sleep later.