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11:00La Regle du Jeu[BW]
French comedy drama, focusing on the romantic intrigues that expose striking class divisions at an aristocratic shooting party. Directed by and starring Jean Renoir, with Marcel Dalio, Nora Gregor, Paulette Dubost and Mila ParelyFilm/Comedy

13:05Sink the Bismarck![SUB AD BW]
Fact-based World War Two drama, charting the mission of a Royal Navy officer and his crew to track down and eliminate the pride of the German fleet, a fearsome battleship devastating British vessels in the waters of the North Atlantic. Starring Kenneth More, Dana Wynter, Laurence Naismith and Karel StepanekFilm/Adventure/War

15:00Bad Day at Black Rock[SUB]
A one-armed war veteran sets out to find a Japanese farmer to present him with his son's posthumous medal, only to encounter unexpected hostility from the local rednecks in a small desert town. It seems the community has a secret to protect - and will go to any lengths to keep it. Thriller, starring Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, Ernest Borgnine and Lee MarvinFilm/Detective/Thriller

16:40Meet Me in St Louis
A close-knit family learn the father of the household has been promoted to a better job in New York. They struggle to come to terms with the prospect of leaving their friends behind, and are horrified to realise they may all miss the World's Fair to boot. Meanwhile teenage daughter Esther faces the abrupt termination of her romance with the boy next door. Musical, starring Judy Garland, Tom Drake and Margaret O'BrienFilm/Musical

18:50Rat Race
A casino magnate approaches a group of no-hopers with the offer of $2million to the first person to retrieve the sum from a locker in a train station in New Mexico, prompting a madcap cross-continent dash. Meanwhile, high-rolling gambling friends of the casino owner are placing bets on which of the bumbling contestants will win. Comedy, with Rowan Atkinson, John Cleese, Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Bates, Seth Green and Cuba Gooding JrFilm/Comedy

21:00Brokeback Mountain[SUB AD]
A doomed love affair between two Wyoming cowboys develops over the course of 20 years. The relationship begins when they are hired to guard sheep on a remote mountain in the 1960s, and though they initially go their separate ways and try to settle down to married life, overcoming their desire for one another proves futile and they continue to meet in secret. Ang Lee's drama, starring Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Williams and Anne HathawayFilm/General Movie/Drama

23:35The Business[SUB]
Jailbird Frankie flees Britain to start a new life on the Costa del Sol. He is soon drawn into the inner circle of a British gangster living in exile, but his relationship with a psychotic crook's girlfriend threatens to bring his criminal career to an abrupt end. Eighties-set comedy drama, starring Danny Dyer, Tamer Hassan and Geoff BellFilm/General Movie/Drama

An aspiring American ballerina and her fellow students are stalked through the halls of their European dance school by a coven of evil witches intent on turning them into anything but graceful stage stars. Dario Argento's horror thriller, starring Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini and Flavio BucciFilm/Horror

03:25Tilda Swinton on I Am Love
The Oscar-winning actress discusses her role in the Italian drama about a wealthy family thrown into confusion by a sudden deathFilm/Cinema