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11:0013 Rue Madeleine[SUB BW]
Veteran officer Robert Sharkey is recruited to train a team of intelligence service agents. When one of them turns out to be a German mole, Sharkey feeds him misinformation to take back to the Gestapo. However, the rogue spy outsmarts his peers and murders an agent. Without time to recruit a replacement, Sharkey steps in to head a dangerous mission in the heart of Nazi-occupied France. World War Two thriller, with James Cagney, Richard Conte, Walter Abel, Frank Latimore and AnnabellaFilm/Detective/Thriller/Adventure/War

12:50The Card[SUB BW]
The bright but penniless son of a 19th-century washerwoman resorts to a variety of ingenious methods to get on in the world. He struggles to avoid the advances of a gold-digger, and eventually comes to realise he has a responsibility to his roots. Period comedy based on a story by Arnold Bennett, starring Alec Guinness, Glynis Johns, Valerie Hobson and Petula ClarkFilm/Comedy

14:40Leave Her to Heaven[SUB]
An emotionally unbalanced woman falls in love with an author who resembles her dead father. His marriage is followed by a series of tragic deaths, and he slowly realises his wife's obsessive jealousy is driving her to murder. Drama, starring Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price and Darryl HickmanFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:50When Eight Bells Toll[SUB]
A Navy intelligence agent heads to Scotland where he poses as a marine biologist to investigate the theft of millions of pounds worth of gold bullion from ships off the British coast. However, the locals meet his enquiries with hostility, especially when he sets his sights on a Greek tycoon who he suspects may be operating as a modern-day pirate. Thriller, starring Anthony Hopkins, Robert Morley and Jack Hawkins. Based on a novel by Alistair MacLeanFilm/Detective/Thriller

18:40Green Zone Special
Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass discuss the Iraq War thrillerFilm/Cinema

18:50Mighty Joe Young[SUB]
A giant gorilla is moved from his jungle home to a Los Angeles wildlife reserve, where he escapes and runs amok in the city, leaving a group of concerned humans facing a race against time to save him from harm on the streets - and from the clutches of a ruthless hunter who has him in his sights. Family adventure remake, starring Charlize Theron, Bill Paxton, Rade Sherbedgia and Regina KingFilm/Adventure/War

21:00A Good Year[SUB]
City trader Max Skinner inherits a French vineyard from his deceased uncle. When Max travels to France to determine the value of his newly acquired property, he is prompted to reassess his life. Ridley Scott's comedy drama based on Peter Mayle's novel, starring Russell Crowe, Albert Finney, Abbie Cornish and Marion CotillardFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

23:15Kiss of the Dragon[SUB]
Chinese police officer Liu Jian travels to Paris in search of the head of an international drug ring. However, his target is a corrupt cop, who promptly frames him for murder. Fighting to clear his name, the officer finds an unlikely ally in an American prostitute who offers to testify against the crooked detective in return for help in rescuing her daughter. Martial arts adventure, starring Jet Li and Bridget FondaFilm/Adventure/War

01:05My Girlfriend's Boyfriend
Shy Parisian clerk Blanche becomes a close friend of lively student Lea. Blanche is attracted to one of Lea's male friends, but is too tongue-tied to do anything about it. However, when Lea goes on holiday, Blanche starts to fall for her boyfriend. French comedy drama, starring Emmanuelle Chaulet and Sophie RenoirFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama