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The Fighting Kentuckian[SUB BW]
When a group of French settlers finds asylum in America in the aftermath of Waterloo, a French general's daughter falls in love with a local farmer who fights to protect the new arrivals from a ruthless land-grabber determined to drive them from their home. Western, starring John Wayne, Vera Hruba Ralston, Philip Dorn and Oliver HardyFilm/Western

Terry Gilliam Interview
The director discusses his approach to film-making and his latest movie The Imaginarium of Doctor ParnassusFilm/Cinema

Holy Man
A downmarket shopping channel hires a TV evangelist to boost its ratings - but as viewing figures soar and the preacher's fame grows, he begins to realise he is betraying his principles. Satirical comedy, starring Eddie Murphy, Jeff Goldblum, Kelly Preston, Robert Loggia and Jon CryerFilm/Comedy

A powerful Native American chief agrees to take part in peace talks with Washington, dividing his nation's ranks down the middle and forcing him to help hunt down a group of renegade warriors unwilling to surrender their arms. Western, starring Dana Andrews, Kent Smith, Nestor Paiva and Henry BrandonFilm/Western

Fun in Acapulco
A former trapeze artist tries to put a work-related tragedy behind him by taking a job as a lifeguard-cum-entertainer in a luxury hotel at the Mexican resort. He ends up contending with the considerable wiles of his beautiful boss and a female matador who each have romantic designs on him. Musical comedy, starring Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress, Paul Lukas and Alejandro ReyFilm/Musical

Last Holiday
A woman is told she has only weeks to live. Resolving to make the most of the time she has left, she heads for a French hotel presided over by her hero, a world-renowned chef, where her new-found passion for life has a remarkable effect on the other guests. Comedy, starring Queen Latifah, Gerard Depardieu, LL Cool J, Timothy Hutton and Giancarlo EspositoFilm/Comedy

The Sum of All Fears[SUB AD]
The CIA become suspicious about Russia's nuclear activities, and agent Jack Ryan is ordered to investigate. However, it is not long before the threat of a terrorist attack on American soil is on the cards, sparking a race to calm the situation before disaster strikes. Thriller based on Tom Clancy's novel, starring Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Ken Jenkins and Liev SchreiberFilm/Detective/Thriller

The Messengers
Premiere. A family starts a new life on an isolated farm, where their teenage daughter begins seeing strange apparitions. While her parents refuse to believe her story and begin to question her sanity, the encounters with the ghostly creatures become increasingly dangerous as the farm's sinister history comes to light. Horror, starring Kristen Stewart and Dylan McDermottFilm/Horror