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11:00Sea of Sand[SUB AD BW]
Allied troops fighting in North Africa in 1943 redeploy as saboteurs behind enemy lines to blow up Rommel's desert fuel dumps. A clash of personalities between officers initially causes problems, but the military men overcome their differences to work together. World War Two adventure, starring Richard Attenborough, John Gregson, Michael Craig and Vincent BallFilm/Adventure/War

13:00My Neighbour Totoro[SUB]
Two sisters move to a new home in the countryside when their mother is taken ill. They are thrilled to discover the house is next to an enchanted forest, and befriending the eldest and wisest of the strange magical creatures dwelling there. Animated fantasy from Spirited Away director Hayao Miyazaki, with the voices of Dakota and Elle FanningFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

14:45Black Narcissus[SUB]
Five British nuns establish a school and hospital on a remote mountainside in the Himalayas, where the nursing sisters face isolation as well as native distrust. However, it is the presence of a male land agent that takes a final toll on their peace of mind. Oscar-winning drama from directorial team Powell and Pressburger. With Deborah Kerr, David Farrar, Kathleen Byron, Flora Robson and the late Jean SimmonsFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:50Do Not Disturb[SUB]
Happily married American executive Mike Harper relocates to London with demure wife Janet. However, the change in climate seems to have an unexpected effect on them, and while she is soon flirting with a French antiques dealer, her husband is busy focusing his attentions on a pretty secretary. Romantic comedy, starring Doris Day, Rod Taylor, Sergio Fantoni, Reginald Gardiner, Hermione Baddeley and Maura McGivenyFilm/Comedy

18:50Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home[SUB]
The Enterprise crew travels back in time to 1986 to prevent the Earth's destruction. The key to halting the disaster is a humpback whale, a creature now extinct in the 23rd century - but adjusting to life in the 20th century proves a challenge. Comic sci-fi adventure sequel, starring William Shatner, DeForest Kelley and Leonard Nimoy, who also directedFilm/Science Fiction/Comedy

Lone survivor Ripley is rescued in deep space decades after an alien creature wiped out her ship's entire crew. She is recruited to accompany a military expedition to a colony on the planet where she first encountered the monster, only to find the aliens have been reproducing and there are now vast hordes of them. James Cameron's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance HenriksenFilm/Science Fiction

00:00The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad![SUB]
While investigating the shooting of a colleague, disaster-prone police lieutenant Frank Drebin uncovers a plot to assassinate the Queen during her visit to Los Angeles. However, after he is sacked from the force by the Mayor, the hapless cop has to operate beneath the radar to get to the bottom of the conspiracy single-handedly. Comedy, with Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley and Ricardo MontalbanFilm/Comedy

01:40Wish You Were Here[SUB]
A precocious 16-year-old growing up in a Fifties seaside town seeks attention through provocative behaviour, leading her bewildered family to send her to a psychologist. As she becomes increasingly sexually active, her relationship with an older man has unexpected repercussions. Comedy drama, based on the early life of brothel madam Cynthia Payne, starring Emily Lloyd, Tom Bell and Jesse BirdsallFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy