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11:00Pather Panchali[BW]
A priest in a poor Bengali village struggles to support his family in the early days of the 20th century, while one of his children resorts to stealing from a nearby orchard. Drama, the first of Satyajit Ray's Apu trilogy, starring Kanu, Karuna and Subir Bannerjee. With Uma Das Gupta and Chunibala DeviFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:30The Bigamist[SUB BW]
A salesman and his wife decide to adopt a child, but the adoption agency's thorough background checks uncover a shocking fact - the husband is a bigamist and has been living a double life with another doting wife and baby. Drama, starring Edmond O'Brien, Ida Lupino, Joan Fontaine, Edmund Gwenn and Jane DarwellFilm/General Movie/Drama

15:10One of Our Aircraft is Missing[SUB BW]
An RAF bomber is shot down during a raid on Stuttgart, forcing its crewmen to bail out over Nazi-occupied Holland. Trying to evade capture, they are assisted by a group of Dutch resistance fighters, who help them safely make it to the North Sea coast. Powell and Pressburger's World War Two drama, starring Godfrey Tearle, Eric Portman and Hugh WilliamsFilm/Adventure/War

17:10The Hot Rock[SUB]
Two bungling brothers-in-law are hired by an African ambassador to steal a priceless diamond from the Brooklyn Museum so it can be returned to its country of origin. However, no sooner do they have the gem than they manage to lose it, and face a race against time to retrieve it. Crime comedy based on the novel by Donald Westlake, starring Robert Redford, George Segal, Ron Leibman, Zero Mostel, Paul Sand and Moses GunnFilm/Comedy

19:15The Ringer
An able-bodied office worker's amoral uncle persuades him to compete in the Special Olympics in an unethical bid to raise money. However, the presence of an attractive trainer and the friendliness of his fellow competitors force the phoney athlete to have a change of heart. Comedy, starring Johnny Knoxville, Brian Cox, Katherine Heigl and Jed ReesFilm/Comedy

An elite military team on a top-secret mission in the jungles of South America encounters a merciless alien hunter, who starts to pick them off one by one and skin its human prey alive. Thriller, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Bill Duke, Sonny Landham, Jesse Ventura and Shane BlackFilm/Science Fiction/Detective/Thriller

23:05Sunshine[SUB AD]
Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying and Earth faces extinction. A spacecraft sets out on the second mission of its kind, to reignite the sun with an experimental nuclear device. On approaching the destination, the ship intercepts a message from the crew who were on board the first mission, which was thought to have failed. The unexpected contact sets off a chain of events that only leads to further danger. Danny Boyle's sci-fi thriller stars Cillian Murphy, Chris Evans, Michelle Yeoh and Rose ByrneFilm/Science Fiction/Detective/Thriller

A military orderly relieves his sexual frustration in increasingly bizarre ways, while his son, a champion in eating competitions, finds love with a fellow glutton. The family's strange behaviour continues into the third generation, with a taxidermist who practices on his pets. Black comedy, starring Gergo Trocsanyi, Marc Bischoff and Csaba CzeneFilm/Comedy/Horror

03:00Tilda 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