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11:00The Gentle Sex[SUB BW]
Seven women from vastly different backgrounds are brought together as volunteers in the Auxiliary Territorial Service during the Second World War. Despite their differences they soon become firm friends during training and on assignment driving military transports and operating anti-aircraft guns. Drama, starring Rosamund John, Joan Greenwood, Lilli Palmer, John Justin and Joan GatesFilm/General Movie/Drama/War

A professor stumbles across a time portal while leading an archaeological dig. When he mysteriously disappears without a trace, his son and the other students set out to rescue him - but find themselves in 14th-century France and in the middle of a feudal war. Sci-fi drama, starring Anna Friel, Paul Walker, Billy Connolly, Frances O'Connor, Gerard Butler and David ThewlisFilm/Science Fiction

15:05Porridge[SUB AD]
Cellmates Fletcher and Godber are coerced into aiding an escape attempt organised by the sinister Grouty. However, they end up struggling to break back in before their absence is detected. Comedy spin-off from the TV series, starring Ronnie Barker, Richard Beckinsale, Peter Vaughan, Fulton Mackay and Brian WildeFilm/Comedy

A child is taken in by kind-hearted Santa and raised as an elf - so it comes as a bit of a shock when, years later, he discovers he is in fact human. Deciding to get back to his roots, he heads off for New York in search of his lost family, but is ill-prepared for the bustle of the Big Apple. Comedy, starring Will Ferrell, Zooey Deschanel, James Caan and Edward AsnerFilm/Comedy

18:45Ever After: A Cinderella Story
A girl grows up in 16th-century Europe under the iron fist of her mean stepmother, until the love of handsome Prince Henry offers a glimmer of hope. Unfortunately, the royal gent has worries of his own in the shape of an arranged marriage. Luckily, Renaissance genius Leonardo da Vinci is on hand to play fairy godfather and bring the pair together. Romantic drama, starring Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott and Timothy WestFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00The Day After Tomorrow[SUB AD]
A climatologist warns global warming will soon result in destructive freak weather conditions, or even another ice age. He thinks the world still has time to prepare for the worst, but the crisis he has predicted happens almost immediately - and as storms, earthquakes and hurricanes strike in terrifying fashion, the scientist races across America to rescue his son from a frozen New York. Disaster thriller, with Dennis Quaid and Jake GyllenhaalFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:20The Host
An amphibian monster emerges from Seoul's Han River and carries off a youngster. However, the creature has reckoned without its victim's family - hard-working grandfather Hie-Bong, dim-witted dad Gang-Du, archery champion sister Nam-Joo and layabout uncle Nam-il - who band together to rescue her from the beast's slimy clutches. Korean comedy horror, starring Kang-ho Song, Hie-bong Byeon, Hae-il Park and Du-na BaeFilm/Horror/Comedy

01:35Alien Nation[SUB]
A race of aliens fleeing slavery seeks shelter on Earth. One of their number becomes a cop, and is paired with a bigoted human partner to investigate a murder. However, they soon find the case leads to a secret that has devastating repercussions for the extraterrestrial community. Sci-fi adventure, starring James Caan, Mandy Patinkin and Terence StampFilm/Science Fiction