(TCM, Sunday, 8 p.m.)

Burgess Meredith, Robert Mitchum and Freddie Steel star in the war drama about a war correspondent Ernie Pyle who joins an Army platoon during World War II to learn what battle is really about.

The Best Years Of Our Lives

(TCM, Monday, 8 p.m.)

In this William Wyler-directed drama, three demobilised servicemen return from war and fight to adjust to life after World War II.

Ninja Assassin

(HBO, Sunday, 9 p.m.)

Raizo is one of the deadliest assassins in the world. He has been transformed into a trained killer by the Ozunu Clan, a secret society whose very existence is considered a myth. Haunted by the execution of his friend by the Clan, Raizo breaks free from them and vanishes in Berlin. Europol agent Mika Coretti has stumbled upon a money trail linking several political murders to an underground network of untraceable assassins from the Far East.

Defying the orders of her superior, Mika digs into top secret agency files to learn the truth behind the murders. Her investigation makes her a target, and the Ozunu Clan sends a team of killers to silence her forever. Raizo saves Mika from her attackers, but he knows that the Clan will not rest until they are both eliminated.

The action-adventure stars Rain, Naomie Harris, Rick Yune and Ben Miles.

Invisible Target

(HBO, Monday, 9 p.m.)

A vicious gang commits an explosive theft of an armoured vehicle carrying $100 million dollars, killing a number of civilians, including a woman, in a nearby jewellery shop. The gang then re-emerges six months later and critically injures two policemen during a routine spot check. As a result of these events, Detective Chan Chun vows to avenge the death of his fiancée, and Trainee Inspector Fong Yik-wei wants payback for the assault of the police officers who were under his charge. Along with Wai King-ho, a rookie cop whose older brother has been missing for some time, Chan and Fong infiltrate the Hong Kong underworld and discover just how well-connected the criminals really are.

Starring Nicholas Tse and Jaycee Chan.

Transporter 3

(HBO, Tuesday, 9 p.m.)

Frank Martin, the Transporter, is presented with an offer he can't refuse and ends up with a mysterious passenger and a dangerous destination — calling for a new machine and new rules. The stakes are bigger, the enemy is deadlier, and the action has never been hotter.

The film stars Jason Statham, Natalya Rudakova and Francois Berleand.