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11:00Chain Gang[BW]
An investigative journalist goes undercover as a chain gang guard to expose the brutality of those around him and the corrupt use of the convicts as cheap labour. Just as he is about to go public with his story, his cover is blown and he is forced to flee for his life. Drama, starring Douglas Kennedy and Marjorie LordFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:20The Million Pound Note[SUB]
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

14:05The 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

16:35Journey to the Centre of the Earth[SUB AD]
An explorer discovers a prehistoric monster-infested world deep beneath Earth's crust and faces a tough ordeal escaping the predatory attacks of the deadly creatures as he tries to guide his team back to safety. Sci-fi adventure, based on Jules Verne's novel, starring Pat Boone, James Mason, Arlene Dahl and Diane BakerFilm/Adventure/War/Science Fiction

19:10Crocodile Dundee[SUB]
A New York reporter travels to the Australian Outback to search for a maverick hunter with a legendary reputation, and invites the adventurer back to America. But the die-hard Aussie needs all his survival skills to adjust to life in the urban jungle. Comedy adventure, written by and starring Paul Hogan, with Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon and Mark BlumFilm/Comedy

21:00The Full Monty[SUB AD]
Six unemployed Yorkshiremen, struggling to make ends meet, decide to become strippers for one night only in a bid to raise extra money. However, with no dancing experience and less than perfect physiques, the group resorts to the unique selling point of complete nudity to impress the punters. Comedy, starring Robert Carlyle, Mark Addy, Tom Wilkinson, Hugo Speer and Paul BarberFilm/Comedy

22:45Donkey Punch
Three women on holiday in Majorca join a group of men for a party on board their yacht. When one of the girls is killed while taking part in a potentially dangerous sex act, it leads to a deadly battle of the sexes. Thriller, starring Jaime Winstone, Nichola Burley, Sian Breckin and Tom BurkeFilm/Detective/Thriller

00:40Tony Manero
A man living under Pinochet's regime is obsessed with Saturday Night Fever and sees the chance to become a star by appearing on a TV impersonation contest. As his fixation with the film drives him to a life of crime, his friends plot to bring down the dictatorship. Chilean drama, starring Alfredo Castro and Paola LattusFilm/General Movie/Drama

02:30Matthew Vaughn on Kick-Ass
Director Matthew Vaughn talks about bringing the controversial cult comic-book Kick-Ass to the big-screenFilm/Cinema