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11:00The Sound of Fury[SUB BW]
Two kidnappers murder their hostage - and find themselves mercilessly hunted by a revenge-seeking mob intent on ensuring they pay the ultimate price for their crime. Crime drama, starring Lloyd Bridges, alongside Frank Lovejoy, Kathleen Ryan and Richard CarlsonFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:50Blossoms in the Dust[SUB]
The story of Edna Gladney, who responded to the death of her own child by establishing a home for unwanted and orphaned youngsters in early 20th-century Texas. After finding homes for thousands of children, she went on to fight the stigma of illegitimacy and have the term erased from birth records. Drama, with Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Felix Bressart and Marsha HuntFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:5023 Paces to Baker Street[SUB AD]
A blind playwright overhears a conversation in a London pub concerning a kidnapped child. He goes straight to the police, but they dismiss his story as the product of an overactive imagination, forcing him to take matters into his own hands. With the help of his fiancee and secretary, he sets out to rescue the child and catch the crooks - but his only clue is the scent of a distinctive perfume. Thriller, with Van Johnson, Cecil Parker, Patricia Laffan and Vera MilesFilm/Detective/Thriller

16:55Matthew Vaughn on Kick-Ass
Director Matthew Vaughn talks about bringing the cult comic-book Kick-Ass to the big-screenFilm/Cinema

17:00That Riviera Touch[SUB]
Two clumsy traffic wardens take a break in the South of France, not realising a notorious jewel thief plans to use them to unwittingly smuggle his ill-gotten gains out of France. The criminal mastermind employs his seductive sidekick to lure the hapless duo to his villa, while rival crooks are also after the loot. Comedy, starring Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise, with Suzanne Lloyd and Peter JeffreyFilm/Comedy

18:55The Perfect Catch
Unlikely couple Ben and Lindsey meet and fall in love over the winter. When summer brings a new baseball season, Lindsey discovers Ben's devotion to his favourite team knows no bounds - and suspects she will always come second. The Farrelly brothers' romantic comedy, starring Jimmy Fallon and Drew Barrymore, is loosely based on Nick Hornby's football-themed novel Fever Pitch, but with America's favourite sport replacing Britain'sFilm/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

23:35Boys On The Side[SUB]
A black lesbian nightclub singer, a straight HIV-positive estate agent and a pregnant rebel - who has accidentally killed her boyfriend - form an ill-assorted trio when they meet by chance, and set out on a cross-country journey in search of love and self-fulfilment. Comedy drama, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Mary-Louise Parker, Drew Barrymore, Matthew McConaughey and James RemarFilm/Comedy

A rebellious bowls player is kicked out of his stuffy local club. However, the members soon realise they need his considerable talent to win a landmark victory against a formidable Australian team. Acquiring a flashy American agent, the bad boy of bowls finds himself partnered for the tournament with his old enemy, the club's disapproving veteran champion. Comedy, starring Paul Kaye, James Cromwell, Bernard Cribbins and Vince VaughnFilm/Comedy