Christmas on TG4
13.00 The Rainmaker
(1956, Western) Starring Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn and Wendell Corey. Directed by Joseph Anthony. During the Depression, a con-man promises rain to a desperate drought-ridden Kansas town and marriage to a local desperate spinster.
17.20 Monsters vs Aliens
(2009, Animation) Starring Reese Witherspoon, Rainn Wilson and Stephen Colbert. Directed by Rob Letterman. A woman transformed into a giant after she is struck by a meteorite on her wedding day becomes part of a team of monsters sent in by the U.S. government to defeat an alien mastermind trying to take over Earth.
19.15 Rugbaí Beo
Live coverage of Connacht v Ulster from the Sportsground in the 11th round of the PRO14. A large crowd will be present in Galway to see the battle of the Irish provinces. Presented by Máire Treasa Ní Dhubhghaill.
22.55 Nacho Libre
(2006, Comedy) Starring Jack Black, Ana de la Reguera and Héctor Jiménez. Directed by Jared Hess. Berated all his life by those around him, a monk follows his dream and dons a mask to moonlight as a Luchador (Mexican wrestler).