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11:00The Green Ray
A lonely woman finds her planned holiday canceled when her travelling companion drops out. She embarks on a series of tentative trips in the hope of meeting new people and finding happiness, but panic keeps setting in and driving her back to her Paris home - until she meets the man of her dreams. French drama, with Marie Riviere, Maria Luisa Garcia and Vincent GauthierFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:55Angel And The Badman[SUB AD BW]
A gunslinger determined to track down his father's killer is badly wounded and taken in by a Quaker family, whose daughter nurses him back to health. His attraction to the girl and growing respect for the family's peaceful way of life lead him to consider renouncing violence - but his desire for revenge proves hard to surrender. Western, starring John Wayne, Bruce Cabot and Gail RussellFilm/Western

15:00The Riddle of the Sands[SUB]
An English yachtsman sailing round the coast of Germany in 1901 encounters a naval officer who has betrayed his country. Enlisting the aid of a friend, he discovers a plan by Kaiser Wilhelm to invade Britain - which they are the only ones in a position to stop. Spy thriller, starring Simon MacCorkindale, Michael York and Jenny AgutterFilm/Detective/Thriller

17:00Bugsy Malone[SUB]
Alan Parker's slapstick musical comedy, featuring a cast composed entirely of children and following a war between rival gangsters in Twenties New York - fought with custard pies and cream-firing tommy guns. When a slick mobster acquires devastating new weapons, his arch rival enlists the aid of a small-time chancer to steal them. Starring Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger and John Cassisi, with Jodie Foster in an early appearanceFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:50Local Hero[SUB]
An American oil company representative is sent to buy a Scottish coastal village so it can be demolished to make way for a new refinery. He gradually takes a shine to the place, while the locals are more interested in the money they can get for parting with it. Bill Forsyth's comedy drama, starring Peter Riegert, Burt Lancaster, Denis Lawson, Peter Capaldi, Jenny Seagrove and Fulton MackayFilm/Comedy

A rebellious, hip-swinging student from the city moves to a small religious town, where he clashes with a fire-and-brimstone preacher who has banned dancing because he regards it as immoral. Teen drama, starring Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Chris Penn, Dianne Wiest and Sarah Jessica ParkerFilm/General Movie/Drama

23:05Once upon a Time in America[SUB]
Elderly New York gangster Noodles returns to his old haunts in the 1960s, prompting him to cast his mind back to how he and his friends rose through the ranks of Manhattan's underworld during the Depression and the Prohibition era. Sergio Leone's epic crime drama, starring Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Tuesday Weld, Treat Williams, Joe Pesci and Burt YoungFilm/General Movie/Drama

03:25The Lovely Bones Special
Saoirse Ronan discusses her role in Peter Jackson's new film, as a murder victim observing her family from the afterlifeFilm/Cinema