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The Spy in Black[SUB BW]
A German spy falls for an apparently sympathetic schoolteacher during a World War One mission, but he does not suspect the object of his affections is actually an English double agent, a revelation which jeopardises an operation to destroy the British fleet in the Orkneys in 1917. Powell and Pressburger's romantic drama, starring Conrad Veidt, Valerie Hobson and Marius GoringFilm/General Movie/Drama

Conspiracy of Hearts[SUB BW]
A group of courageous Italian nuns risks everything during World War Two. Deciding they cannot stand by and do nothing, the sisters begin smuggling Jewish children out of a German internment camp, and transporting them to safety - but Nazi troops soon look set to discover the dangerous secret. Drama, starring Lilli Palmer, Sylvia Syms, Yvonne Mitchell, Ronald Lewis and Albert LievenFilm/Adventure/War

Death Drums Along the River[SUB]
An inspector is called to South Africa to investigate the murder of a fellow policeman and uncovers a diamond-smuggling operation seemingly connected with an up-river hospital. Mystery, starring Richard Todd, Marianne Koch, Albert Lieven and Walter RillaFilm/Mystery

Seance on a Wet Afternoon[SUB BW]
A self-professed medium with a greed for money and publicity arranges the kidnap of a wealthy industrialist's daughter, with the intention of winning acclaim and the ransom when she locates the child using her alleged psychic powers. British psychological thriller, starring Kim Stanley, Richard Attenborough, Mark Eden, Nanette Newman, Gerald Sim and Judith DonnerFilm/General Movie/Drama

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

Apocalypse Now[SUB AD]
An army captain is sent on a top-secret mission into Cambodia, where his goal is to find and assassinate a renegade colonel who has gone insane and is worshipped by his followers as a god. However, as his patrol boat journeys further upriver, the conflict and disarray surrounding him becomes increasingly disturbing and nightmarish. Francis Ford Coppola's Vietnam War drama, starring Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando and Robert DuvallFilm/General Movie/Drama

The Warlords
Premiere. When Hong Kong is in the throes of a civil war, General Ma Xinyi convinces a pair of bandits to join him in fighting against the rebellion that aspires to overthrow the ruling Qing dynasty. However, as Ma Xinyi's status grows in the face of impressive victories, the bandits begin to question the loyalty of their ally. Historical adventure, starring Jet Li, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro and Jinglei XuFilm/Adventure/War

Funny Ha Ha
A recent university graduate tries to work out what she wants to do with her life as she searches for a temporary job and a more permanent boyfriend. Her preferred choice is a friend she's long been secretly carrying a torch for, but a nervous colleague at her new office job is determined to prove he is the man for her. Comedy drama, starring Kate Dollenmayer, Christian Rudder and Andrew Bujalski, who also directedFilm/Comedy