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11:00The 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

12:40Storm Over the Nile[SUB]
A British Army officer resigns his commission on the eve of a campaign in Sudan to be with his fiancee. His comrades accuse him of cowardice, and when he learns his girlfriend thinks the same, he becomes determined to salvage his reputation. Disguised as an Arab, he finally has the chance to redeem himself when his friends are captured in battle. Wartime drama, with Laurence Harvey, Anthony Steel, Ronald Lewis and Mary UreFilm/Adventure/War

14:45Seven Days to Noon[SUB BW]
A conscience-stricken scientist steals a nuclear bomb and threatens to destroy London unless further research into atomic fission is stopped at once. His actions spark a desperate race against time as the authorities struggle to locate the boffin and evacuate the capital before it is too late. Thriller, starring Barry Jones, Andre Morell and Olive SloaneFilm/Detective/Thriller

16:35Gunfight at the OK Corral[SUB]
US Marshal Wyatt Earp forms an unlikely alliance with hard-drinking gambler Doc Holliday to take on the ruthless Clanton gang in a historic showdown in the town of Tombstone. Western, starring Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Dennis Hopper, Lee Van Cleef and DeForest KelleyFilm/Western

18:55Big Momma's House 2[SUB AD]
Determined FBI agent Malcolm Turner again dons a fat suit and wig to pose as overweight and overeager Big Momma, who goes undercover as a nanny in a bid to gather vital information from a woman whose husband is under investigation for murder. Comedy sequel, starring Martin Lawrence, Nia Long and Emily ProcterFilm/Comedy

20:50Happy-Go-Lucky Special
An extract from Mike Leigh's film Happy-Go-Lucky, introduced by both the director and its star Sally HawkinsFilm/Cinema

21:00Happy-Go-Lucky[SUB AD]
An eternally optimistic schoolteacher is determined to maintain an upbeat attitude whatever life throws at her and help others to do the same. However, she meets her total opposite when she takes lessons with an embittered driving instructor perpetually raging at the world. Mike Leigh's comedy drama, starring Sally Hawkins, Eddie Marsan and Alexis ZegermanFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy

Premiere. Family man Richard finds solace from his humdrum life in the world of dramatic battle re-enactments. However, when his hobby sees him spend more time on the battlefield than at home, his wife leaves him for a gym instructor, forcing Richard to reassess his priorities. Romantic comedy, starring Eddie Marsan, Ewen Bremner, Jessica Hynes, Bronagh Gallagher, Tim Healy and Paul NichollsFilm/Comedy

01:05The Luzhin Defence[SUB]
A boy with an extraordinary gift for chess grows up to be a top-class player, but his troubled family life and lack of social skills damage his chances of finding love. Drama, based on the novel by Vladimir Nabokov, starring John Turturro, Emily Watson, Geraldine James and Stuart WilsonFilm/General Movie/Drama

03:15Green Zone Special
Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass discuss the Iraq War thrillerFilm/Cinema