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11:00Doctor in Distress[SUB]
Amorous medic Simon Sparrow tries to sort out the romantic problems in his life - and has the added complication of playing Cupid for his pompous boss Sir Lancelot Spratt. Hospital comedy, with Dirk Bogarde making his last appearance in the role alongside James Robertson Justice, Samantha Eggar, Barbara Murray, Donald Houston and Mylene DemongeotFilm/Comedy

13:00Romancing the Stone[SUB]
A romantic novelist goes in search of her kidnapped sister in the steamy jungles of South America, only to become the target of a murderous general determined to get his hands on the valuable treasure map she has to hand over as a ransom. Help is at hand in the form of a craggy daredevil fortune hunter, who has his eye on a share of the profits. Comedy adventure, starring Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVitoFilm/Comedy/Adventure

Members of the bankrupt Carraclough family are forced to sell their devoted pet to a mean-spirited Duke and his well-meaning wife, but, when the well-to-do couple move away, Lassie decides to track down her former owners. Family adventure, starring Peter O'Toole, Samantha Morton, John Lynch, Peter Dinklage, Steve Pemberton and Nicholas LyndhurstFilm/Adventure

A bumbling New York cop is unable to pursue a gang of bank robbers in their souped-up getaway car because he does not have a driving licence. Fortunately, help is on hand in the form of a taxi driver with dreams of becoming a racing driver, and whose customised cab can give the crooks a run for their money. Comedy thriller remake, starring Queen Latifah, Jimmy Fallon and Gisele BundchenFilm/Comedy

A small-town waitress is determined to leave her controlling husband, so she enters a pie-baking contest, hoping the prize money will be more than enough to set up on her own. However, her plans are complicated by an unexpected pregnancy and an affair with a handsome but married doctor. Romantic drama, starring Keri Russell and Nathan FillionFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Night at the Museum[SUB AD]
A newly appointed nightwatchman at New York's Museum of Natural History discovers that his job entails more than he had bargained for. Once night falls, an Egyptian spell causes the museum exhibits to come to life and run riot, leaving him battling to restore order before the sun rises and visitors arrive. Comedy adventure, starring Ben Stiller, Dick Van Dyke, Robin Williams, Carla Gugino and Ricky GervaisFilm/Comedy/Fantasy

23:10Synecdoche, New York[SUB]
A neurotic playwright suffering a series of worrying physical ailments takes on a grand project - building a replica of New York in a warehouse for a play based on his own life. After his wife goes travelling, he drifts into an affair, but then finds a second lover in the actress playing the first in his production. Drama, with Philip Seymour Hoffman, Catherine Keener and Samantha MortonFilm/General Movie/Drama

Two stories of people trying to gain inspiration through creative projects. Aspiring writer Vi goes through a series of abusive relationships purely to provide herself with subject matter for her creative writing classes, while salesman Toby hopes to be a documentary film-maker, and finds an unusual subject in a misanthropic, bisexual teenager with dreams of celebrity. Black comedy, starring Selma Blair and Paul GiamattiFilm/Comedy