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11:00Thunderbirds Are Go![SUB]
International Rescue is called in to save the first manned Mars probe from sinister hijacker The Hood, and ensure a second mission runs smoothly. Puppet adventure based on Gerry Anderson's TV series, featuring the voices of Shane Rimmer, Ray Barrett, Alexander Davion, Peter Dyneley, Christine Finn and Cliff Richard, voicing a puppet version of himselfFilm/Adventure/War

12:50Avatar Special
Sigourney Weaver and other cast members discuss the making of James Cameron's sci-fi epicFilm/Cinema

13:00Honey, I Blew Up the Kid[SUB]
A scientist perfects a device for enlarging any object - but unfortunately, his two-year-old son accidentally gets the treatment and turns into a giant, going on the rampage through the streets of Las Vegas. Disney comedy sequel, starring Rick Moranis, Marcia Strassman, Robert Oliveri and Lloyd BridgesFilm/Comedy

14:40Battle of Britain[SUB]
During World War Two the German Luftwaffe launches a campaign of aerial attacks against Britain in a plan to gain control of the skies in preparation for invasion. The RAF, under the leadership of Air Chief Marshal Hugh Dowding, mounts a determined defence over the summer and autumn of 1940, despite being massively outnumbered. Drama, starring Laurence Olivier, Michael Caine, Robert Shaw and Christopher PlummerFilm/Adventure/War

A man raised by Apaches travels across the wilderness by stagecoach, and is treated with disdain by his fellow passengers because of his upbringing. However, when they are attacked by bandits, he stands up to defend the people who hate him. Western, starring Paul Newman, Richard Boone and Diane CilentoFilm/Western

19:20Hot Shots!
A pilot joins an elite squad to take part in a dangerous mission, where he faces a tough struggle to live down his father's bad reputation - and win the love of a glamorous psychiatrist. Comedy sending up action movies, principally Top Gun, starring Charlie Sheen, Lloyd Bridges, Valeria Golino, Cary Elwes, Kevin Dunn and William O'LearyFilm/Comedy

21:00Kiss the Girls[SUB]
A forensic psychologist hunts for a psychopathic serial kidnapper prowling a university campus and responsible for his niece's disappearance. Working out of his jurisdiction, he defies local law enforcement officials to get to the truth - with the aid of one of the criminal's past victims, a headstrong doctor determined to see her former captor brought to justice. Thriller, starring Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Cary Elwes, Tony Goldwyn and Jay O SandersFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:15Alien Resurrection[SUB]
Scientists create a clone of the late Lt Ripley to get hold of the alien queen growing inside her and breed a new race of the monsters. However, when the creatures escape and turn on their makers, the new Ripley must lead a smuggling crew caught up in the mayhem to safety. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder and Ron PerlmanFilm/Science Fiction

01:20Beneath the Planet of the Apes[SUB]
A second astronaut arrives on the strange simian-dominated world searching for his predecessor. As he journeys into the infamous forbidden zone, he discovers an underground cult of psychic mutants. Meanwhile, a military coup has taken place among the ape society, leading to an inevitable battle. Sci-fi sequel, with James Franciscus, Charlton Heston and Kim HunterFilm/Science Fiction

03:10Nowhere Boy Special
Sam Taylor Wood, Kristin Scott Thomas and Aaron Johnson discuss the new movie about John Lennon's teenage yearsFilm/Cinema