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11:00The Million Pound Note
An eccentric multi-millionaire bets his equally rich brother that if a man is known to be wealthy, he can get by without ever spending any money, obtaining everything he needs on credit. To put this theory to the test, they give 1million to a penniless seaman, but instruct him never to spend it. Comedy adapted from a story by Mark Twain, starring Gregory Peck, Jane Griffiths, Joyce Grenfell and Wilfrid Hyde WhiteFilm/Comedy

12:45Let's Make Love[SUB]
A theatre troupe stages a satirical revue lampooning prominent figures of the time. One of their targets, a wealthy industrialist, wants to have the production banned. He arrives at the theatre to complain, but is instantly mesmerised by the beautiful female star - and to stay near to her, he decides to audition for a part. Romantic musical, starring Marilyn Monroe and Yves MontandFilm/Musical

15:05The Raid[SUB]
The leader of a band of escaped confederate prisoners plans an attack on a town on the Canadian border, but strikes up a relationship with a local widow and her son, leading him to undergo a crisis of conscience. Drama set during the American Civil War, starring Van Heflin, Anne Bancroft and Lee MarvinFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:45The Cassandra Crossing[SUB AD]
A wounded terrorist infected with a deadly plague virus boards a transcontinental train, prompting the authorities to take extreme steps to save millions from infection. However, conflict erupts between a military officer who thinks the passengers should die to contain the disease, and a doctor who believes their condition can be treated. Disaster movie, starring Burt Lancaster, Richard Harris, Martin Sheen and Sophia LorenFilm/Adventure/War

19:15Son of the Mask[SUB]
The life of an unassuming cartoonist is turned upside down by a mysterious wooden mask, which bestows strange powers upon his baby son. However, the chaos continues when mischievous Norse god Loki decides he wants the mask back - no matter what the cost. Comedy sequel, starring Jamie Kennedy, Alan Cumming, Bob Hoskins and Traylor HowardFilm/Comedy

21:00Don't Say a Word[SUB]
A psychiatrist's daughter is kidnapped by criminals who hold her hostage in a bid to obtain information known only by one of his patients - a woman suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. The distraught father must use his skills to delve into the troubled woman's mind and retrieve the secret in order to save his child. Thriller, starring Michael Douglas, Sean Bean, Famke Janssen and Brittany MurphyFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:10The Cell[SUB AD]
A psychologist uses hi-tech gadgetry to enter the minds of coma patients and persuade them to wake up. The FBI approaches her to use the process on a comatose serial killer in the hope of finding out where he has imprisoned his latest captive. However, she soon finds the murderer's psyche is a twisted and disturbing place. Sci-fi thriller, starring Jennifer Lopez and Vince VaughnFilm/Detective/Thriller/Science Fiction

01:15Hard Eight
An unsuccessful gambler is befriended by a professional conman who offers to teach him the tricks of the trade. Delighted, he accepts - but an unscheduled bout of romance with a waitress threatens his new life. Paul Thomas Anderson's crime drama, starring Philip Baker Hall, Gwyneth Paltrow, Samuel L Jackson and Philip Seymour HoffmanFilm/Detective/Thriller

03:10Green Zone Special
Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass discuss the Iraq War thrillerFilm/Cinema