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11:00Cheaper By the Dozen[SUB]
An efficiency expert and his wife think that by combining their skills they should be able to conduct their lives with mathematical precision and overcome the difficulties of looking after 12 children. Family comedy set in the 1920s and based on a true story, starring Clifton Webb, Myrna Loy, Jeanne Crain and Edgar BuchananFilm/Comedy

12:40Innocents in Paris[SUB BW]
Seven stuffy British tourists get caught up in various escapades during a sightseeing visit to the French capital - where some lucky travellers even find romance. Comedy, starring Alastair Sim, Margaret Rutherford, Jimmy Edwards, Claire Bloom, Laurence Harvey and Ronald ShinerFilm/Comedy

14:30Broken Lance[SUB]
Cattle baron Matt Devereaux attacks a copper mine that is polluting his land, but when the law catches up with him, his son Joe loyally claims responsibility. Three years later, Joe is released from prison to find his three half-brothers have driven their father to an early grave, so plots revenge. Western, with Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner and Richard WidmarkFilm/Western

16:25Girls! Girls! Girls!
A tuna fisherman with an eye for the ladies is faced with the age-old dilemma as he tries to decide which lucky girl deserves his attentions. However, he is distracted from the pursuit of pleasure when his jealous rival ensures he loses his boat. Musical, starring Elvis Presley, Stella Stevens, Laurel Goodwin and Jeremy Slate. Songs featured include Return to SenderFilm/Musical

18:25K-19: the Widowmaker[SUB]
The captain of Russia's first nuclear submarine is demoted for expressing fears that the vessel is unfit for commission. However, his anxieties prove well-founded when the reactor malfunctions, creating the possibility of a nuclear explosion the US would mistake for an attack - potentially starting World War Three. Kathryn Bigelow's fact-based thriller, based on actual events, starring Harrison Ford, Liam Neeson and Peter SarsgaardFilm/Detective/Thriller

21:00Joy Ride[SUB]
A couple of pranksters ill-advisedly tease a trucker over a CB radio - but once they have incurred his wrath, they realise their victim is actually a relentless psycho, leading to a terrifying chase across the States as they attempt to escape his murderous attentions. Thriller, starring Steve Zahn, Paul Walker and Leelee SobieskiFilm/Detective/Thriller

22:50The Proposition[SUB]
A captured outlaw is offered a terrible choice by a British lawman - either track down and kill the older of his brothers, or the younger will be hanged. Australian Western, starring Guy Pearce Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, Emily Watson, John Hurt and David Wenham, with a screenplay by singer Nick CaveFilm/Western

00:55Lower City
Two friends who run a cargo boat together on the Brazilian coast agree to take a young prostitute on a journey along the coast. When one of the pair is wounded in a fight, the other embarks on a tentative romance with their passenger - but when his friend recovers, jealousy rears its ugly head and their lifelong friendship looks set to be destroyed for ever. Romantic drama, starring Alice Braga, Wagner Moura and Lazaro RamosFilm/General Movie/Drama