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Friday Night Movies

Whether it's Clint Eastwood serving up his own brand of justice, or Brad Pitt fly-fishing off the rural banks of Montana, Outdoor Channel delivers all your favorite outdoor-themed movies every Friday night. When you want to escape, but can't travel further than your TV, saddle up for these classic tales of adventure, exploration and the great outdoors!


Wild Bill - Airs Friday, September 25th at 9P ET and 11P ET

The early career of legendary lawman Wild Bill Hickock is telescoped and culminates in his relocation in Deadwood and a reunion with Calamity Jane.


Road House - Airs Friday, October 2nd at 9P ET and 11:30P ET; October 30th at 9P ET and 11:30P ET

Dalton is a true gentleman with a degree in philosophy from NYU. He also has a flip side - he's the best bar bouncer in the business. When Dalton's brought in to clean up the Double Deuce, a popular establishment that become particularly rowdy, his calm is put to the test by the town bully.


Escape Plan - Airs Friday, October 9th at 9P ET and 11:30P ET

When a structural-security authority finds himself set up and incarcerated in the world's most secret and secure prison, he has to use his skills to escape with help from the inside.


Wind River - Airs Friday, October 16th at 9P ET and 11:30P ET

A veteran hunter helps an FBI agent investigate the murder of a young woman on a Wyoming Native American reservation.


Hour of the Gun - Airs Friday, October 23rd at 9P ET and 11P ET

When the Clinton-gang thugs kill Marshal Wyatt Earp’s brother for revenge, the Marshal and his friend Doc Holliday chase down the killers together.


The Guardian - Airs Friday, November 6th at 9P ET and November 7th at 12A ET; November 27th at 9P ET and November 28th at 12A ET

A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's "A" School, where legendary rescue swimmer Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.


The Great Outdoors - Airs Friday, November 13th at 9P ET and 11P ET

A Chicago man's hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in.


The Sting - Airs Friday, November 20th at 9P ET

Following the murder of a mutual friend, aspiring con man Johnny Hooker teams up with old pro Henry Gondorff to take revenge on the ruthless crime boss responsible, Doyle Lonnegan (Robert Shaw). Hooker and Gondorff set about implementing an elaborate scheme, one so crafty that Lonnegan won't even know he's been swindled. As their big con unfolds, however, things don't go according to plan, requiring some last-minute improvisation by the undaunted duo.


The Sting II - Airs Friday, November 20th at 11:30P ET

A team of cons is planning a new scam involving betting on a boxing match but one of its past victims aims to exact revenge by eliminating the whole group.A team of cons is planning a new scam involving betting on a boxing match but one of its past victims aims to exact revenge by eliminating the whole group.


Dances with Wolves - Airs Friday, December 4th at 9P ET and December 5th at 12:30A ET; December 25th at 9P ET and December 26th at 12:30A ET

Lieutenant John Dunbar, assigned to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military.


Texas Rangers - Airs Friday, December 11th at 9P ET and 11P ET

A ragtag group of youngsters band together after the American Civil War to form the Texas Rangers, a group charged with the dangerous, ruthless duty of cleaning up the West.


The Ghost and the Darkness - Airs Friday, December 18th at 9P ET and 11;30P ET

A bridge engineer and an experienced old hunter begin a hunt for two lions after they start attacking local construction workers.


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