Even if there are no free TV broadcasts, the TV program offers numerous films that are worth tuning in to. You can find an overview of our tips here:
The best adventure films on Father’s Day:
6:45 a.m Winnetou II (kabel eins, from 1964) Winnetou (Pierre Brice) rescues the chief’s daughter Ribanna (Karin Dor) and falls in love with her.
8:40 a.m Winnetou III (kabel eins, from 1965) Chief Winnetou (Pierre Brice) goes to the eternal hunting grounds for his peace efforts.
8:15 p.m Pirates of the Caribbean – On Stranger Tides (Disney Channel, from 2011) Cult pirate Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) goes in search of the legendary fountain of eternal youth.
8:15 p.m Australia (Servus TV, from 2008) 1939: English lady (Nicole Kidman) and rugged adventurer (Hugh Jackman) herd cattle across Australia
8:15 p.m Robin Hood (VOX, from 2010) Returning from a crusade, Robin Hood (Russell Crowe) calls on the population to fight against injustice
11:05 p.m KingArthur (VOX, 2004) Britain, AD 467: Artorius Castus (Clive Owen) guards the northern frontier of the Roman Empire. When the Saxons invade, there is a battle for Britain.
Top Action Movies on Ascension Day:
8:15 p.m Mission: Impossible (ZDF Neo, from 1996) Agents of the “Impossible Missions Force” unit are liquidated in an attack in Prague. Only Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) survives – and wants to avenge his colleagues.
22:00 O’clock Mission: Impossible II (ZDF Neo, from 2000) Top agent Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) has to save the world from a killer virus.
10:05 p.m time cop (Tele 5, from 1994) In the year 2004 the world is threatened by criminals who manipulate the past. Timecop Walker (Jean-Claude Van Damme) follows them to 1994
11:55 p.m Mission: Impossible III (ZDF Neo, from 2006) Crazy arms dealer (Philip Seymour Hoffman) kidnaps the wife (Michelle Monaghan) of top agent Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise).
Comedy Highlights on Father’s Day:
4:30 p.m Four fists against Rio (RTL, from 1984) Bud Spencer and Terence Hill in double roles: Businessmen hire powerful doubles.
8:15 p.m LastVegas (Super RTL, from 2013) Four old friends (Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman, Kevin Kline, Michael Douglas) celebrate a bachelor party in Las Vegas.
10:20 p.m Biggest friends (Super RTL, from 2010) Ronny (Vince Vaughn) doesn’t dare to tell his buddy (Kevin James) that his girlfriend (Winona Ryder) is cheating on him
10:35 p.m Dark Shadows (kabel eins, from 2012) After 200 years in the coffin, vampire (Johnny Depp) wakes up in the shrill 1970s.
The best detective stories on Ascension Day:
8:15 p.m Pain threshold – The Usedom thriller (ARD, from 2020) The public prosecutor Dr. Brunner (Max Hopp) becomes the victim of a conspiracy. Ironically, his opponent Karin Lossow (Katrin Sass) offers him a safe haven.
9:45 p.m Inspector Dupin: Breton glow (ARD, from 2018) Dupin (Pasquale Aleardi) should indulge in idleness on vacation. When a hotel guest’s wife goes missing, Dupin investigates behind the local police’s back.