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The Wrong Arm of the Law[SUB BW]
A criminal mastermind joins forces with Scotland Yard and the best of Britain's crime bosses to stop a gang of Australian crooks disguised as coppers from taking over the London underworld. Comedy, starring Peter Sellers, Lionel Jeffries, Nanette Newman, Bernard Cribbins, Dennis Price and John Le MesurierFilm/Comedy

Dr Dolittle[SUB]
A doctor is stunned to discover he can talk to animals, and it is not long before his home is taken over by an assortment of ailing creatures in need of help. However, when the medic's odd behaviour attracts his colleagues' attention, he is forced to rely on his new-found furry friends to save him from the asylum. Comedy, starring Eddie Murphy, Ossie Davis and Oliver PlattFilm/Comedy

Cheaper By the Dozen[SUB]
An efficiency expert and his psychologist wife think that by combining their skills they should be able to conduct their lives with mathematical precision and overcome the difficulties of looking after 12 children. Family comedy based on a true story, starring Clifton Webb, Myrna Loy, Jeanne Crain and Edgar BuchananFilm/Comedy

A hard-drinking cattle baron is determined to stop events spiralling out of control when his estranged wife turns up demanding a divorce. Meanwhile, an ardent suitor is pursuing his flighty daughter, and corrupt government agents are turning a blind eye to land grabbers. Comedy Western, starring John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Yvonne de Carlo, Patrick Wayne and Stephanie PowersFilm/Comedy/Western/Western

Take The Lead[SUB]
A former professional dancer volunteers to teach his skills to disruptive students in New York's public schools. At first the teenagers and their teachers are sceptical, but he eventually inspires them and persuades the kids to compete in a prestigious contest - in which his classical training and their love of hip-hop fuse to create an entirely new dance style. Fact-based drama, starring Antonio Banderas, Alfre Woodard and Rob BrownFilm/General Movie/Drama

The Fifth Element[SUB]
In the 23rd century, the world faces destruction from a seemingly unstoppable force of pure evil. A New York cab driver's life is turned upside down when he encounters a mysterious woman destined to save the Earth from its fate - but they must contend with a scheming arms dealer and a horde of alien mercenaries. Luc Besson's sci-fi adventure, starring Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich and Gary OldmanFilm/Science Fiction

The Man[SUB]
A federal agent is accused of corruption following the murder of his partner and sets out to clear his name. However, a series of mistakes leads the tough-talking gunman to a dental supply salesman, whom he wrongly arrests - leaving both men struggling to solve the complex case. Comedy, starring Samuel L Jackson, Eugene Levy, Miguel Ferrer, Anthony Mackie and Luke GossFilm/Comedy

Vanilla Sky[SUB]
The laid-back lifestyle of an arrogant New York playboy is shattered when his unstable girlfriend drives off a bridge with him in the car. Although he survives, he struggles to put his life back together in the face of a series of strange events. Cameron Crowe's remake of Spanish thriller Open Your Eyes, starring Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, Kurt Russell, Jason Lee and Penelope Cruz, who also appeared in the originalFilm/Detective/Thriller