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11:00That 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

12:55Matthew Vaughn on Kick-Ass[REP]
Director Matthew Vaughn talks about bringing the cult comic-book Kick-Ass to the big-screenFilm/Cinema

13:00Picture Perfect[SUB]
An ambitious executive hires a man to pose as her fiance in an effort to improve her image at work, but her fantasy life soon spirals out of control, leaving her unable to tell the difference between fact and fiction. Romantic comedy, with Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Bacon, Olympia Dukakis and Illeana DouglasFilm/Comedy

14:50Forty 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

16:25Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines
In an attempt to boost the sales of his newspaper, a publisher offers to sponsor the first London-to-Paris air race. An assortment of motley characters, who will stop at nothing to ensure victory, sign up - including a scheming nobleman bent on sabotaging the efforts of the other entrants. Comedy, starring Terry-Thomas, Sarah Miles, James Fox, Robert Morley, Benny Hill, Tony Hancock, Eric Sykes and Gert FrobeFilm/Comedy

19:00Mad Money
When her husband loses his job, wealthy Bridget is forced to get a job as a cleaner at a federal reserve bank. She learns that damaged dollar bills are shredded on the premises and recruits two of her co-workers to steal the money everyone thinks will be destroyed. However, after paying her debts, she cannot resist taking some more, drawing the attention of the law. Crime comedy, starring Diane Keaton, Queen Latifah and Katie HolmesFilm/Comedy

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

23:15The Messengers
A family starts a new life on an isolated farm, where their teenage daughter begins seeing strange apparitions. While her parents refuse to believe her story and begin to question her sanity, the encounters with the ghostly creatures become increasingly dangerous as the farm's sinister history comes to light. Horror, starring Kristen Stewart and Dylan McDermottFilm/Horror

01:00Bad Girls
A prostitute is sentenced to hang for killing an abusive customer, but her three friends ride to the rescue and together they flee their frontier town in search of a new life. However, the outlaws are pursued by two detectives, and also come into conflict with a gang of bank robbers who have stolen their money. Western, starring Andie MacDowell, Drew Barrymore, Madeleine Stowe and Mary Stuart MastersonFilm/Western