CULTURE

Thursday 31/12

The Wings of the Dove Young Kate has to choose between obeying her aunt’s wishes and enjoying a life of luxury or giving up that life and staying with her lover. But different options come up on the horizon after a meeting with an ill but wealthy woman. Award-winning romantic drama directed by Iain Softley with Helena Bonham Carter, Linus Roache, Charlotte Rampling, Elizabeth McGovern and Alison Elliott. (ET1 – 22.15) Cocktail Brian and Douglas make one of New York’s finest bartending teams. When Brian moves to Jamaica to work in a resort in order to raise money to open his own bar, he falls for the pretty Jordan – but clouds soon appear in the happy couple’s life. Romantic comedy drama directed by Roger Donaldson, with Tom Cruise, Bryan Brown, Elisabeth Shue and Lisa Banes. (Star – 23.00)