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11:00Operation Amsterdam[SUB BW]
A stiff-upper-lipped British Army officer engages in a spot of larceny to aid the war effort. Ordered to Amsterdam, he joins forces with two cunning Dutchmen and steals a secret cache of diamonds from a bank vault, thus preventing the gems falling into the hands of the Nazis. World War Two adventure, starring Peter Finch, Tony Britton and Eva BartokFilm/Adventure/War

13:05Hell and High Water[SUB]
A mercenary American captain with a submarine and crew for hire embarks on a mission to search out sites of illegal atomic testing by Chinese communists somewhere in the Arctic Circle. Cold War adventure, with Richard Widmark, Victor Francen, Bella Darvi and David WayneFilm/Adventure/War

15:05Pickup on South Street[SUB BW]
A pickpocket steals a handbag, but is unaware that it contains a microfilm of US secret chemical formulas planted there by the victim's boyfriend, a spy for the communists. A complex game of cat and mouse ensues with both enemy spies and the FBI. Cold War crime thriller, starring Richard Widmark, Jean Peters, Thelma Ritter and Murvyn VyeFilm/Detective/Thriller

16:45Forty Guns[SUB BW]
A despotic Arizona landowner, who uses a band of hired gunmen to dominate her territory, finds her position under threat from a determined US marshal who has renounced violence and is assigned to bring her reign of terror to an end. Western, starring Barbara Stanwyck, with Barry O'Sullivan and Dean JaggerFilm/Western

18:20The Phantom of the Opera[SUB]
A disfigured composer lurks in the catacombs beneath a Paris opera house, giving rise to stories that the building is haunted. The lonely maestro becomes infatuated with a talented young singer, and plans to turn her into a star. However, his love for her is doomed to end in tragedy. Adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical, starring Gerard Butler, Emmy Rossum, Miranda Richardson and Minnie DriverFilm/Musical

21:00Collateral[SUB AD]
A taxi driver picks up a sharp-suited fare and when the first stop on his journey results in a dead body almost plunging through his windscreen, the passenger reveals himself to be a hitman with four more murders to carry out before the night is over. Michael Mann's thriller, starring Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith and Mark RuffaloFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:15You, the Living
Premiere. Roy Andersson's Swedish comedy drama explores humanity in all its shapes and sizes through the experiences of a diverse range of seemingly unconnected characters. Starring Jessika Lundberg, Elisabeth Helander, Bjorn Englund, Leif Larsson and Olle OlsonFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

01:10Nurse Betty
A woman goes into a delusional state after her thuggish husband is killed, and travels to Los Angeles in search of her handsome soap-opera idol. However, she is unaware the hitmen responsible for her spouse's death are hot on her heels, determined to silence her and reclaim the stash of drugs hidden in the boot of her car. Comedy thriller, starring Renee Zellweger, Morgan Freeman, Chris Rock and Greg KinnearFilm/Comedy

03:15Tilda 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