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11:00Gaslight[SUB BW]
A newlywed couple move into the former residence of an heiress who was murdered 20 years earlier. Rumours persist of a priceless stash of rubies hidden within the house and, when an ex-policeman recognises the husband as a relative of the murdered woman, he suspects the man has returned to claim the missing loot. Thriller, starring Anton Walbrook, Diana Wynyard, Frank Pettingell and Cathleen CordellFilm/Detective/Thriller

12:40Beau Brummell[SUB]
The renowned Regency dandy cultivates a friendship with the Prince of Wales in a bid to improve his social standing. However, an ill-judged remark threatens to bring his high-society lifestyle to an abrupt halt. Historical drama, starring Stewart Granger, Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Ustinov, Robert Morley, James Donald and James HayterFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:50On the Town[SUB]
Musical following three sailors who are out for a good time while on shore leave in New York. One tries initially to fend off the advances of a female taxi driver, another is pulled into helping with an anthropologist's study of prehistoric man, while the third seeks out the model for a famous advertising campaign - but finds she is not quite what he expected. With Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra and Jules MunshinFilm/Musical

16:40Explorers[SUB HD]
Three boys intercept a message from outer space and, discovering it contains instructions for creating their own spaceship, they set out to trace the signal to its source. However, the aliens are not what the young astronauts expected them to be. Sci-fi adventure, starring Ethan Hawke, River Phoenix, Jason Presson, Dick Miller, James Cromwell and Robert Picardo in three different rolesFilm/Science Fiction/Adventure

18:50Gallipoli[SUB HD]
Two patriotic Australians join the army to fight during the First World War. However, their youthful idealism is quickly eroded by the harsh reality of the conflict, and their friendship is tested to the very limits of endurance as they prepare for combat ahead of the pivotal battle of Gallipoli in Turkey. Drama, directed by Peter Weir, starring Mel Gibson, Mark Lee, Bill Kerr and David ArgueFilm/War

21:00Alien 3[SUB HD]
Officer Ripley is left marooned alone on an all-male prison planet after the destruction of her spaceship, only to once again face one of the lethal extraterrestrial creatures. As she leads the inmates to hunt the alien - with no weapons at their disposal - she discovers a terrifying connection between herself and the creature. David Fincher's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver and Charles DanceFilm/Science Fiction

23:10The Escapist[SUB HD]
A convict serving a life sentence is resigned to never being released, until he learns that a drug overdose has left his estranged daughter seriously ill. Afraid she will die before he can make his peace with her, he decides to tunnel out of prison - but is forced to make some dangerous bargains to carry out his plan. British thriller, starring Brian Cox, Damian Lewis and Joseph FiennesFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:10The Man From Elysian Fields
A writer desperate for money takes a job at an escort agency providing wealthy women with intelligent male company. As he struggles to keep his new job a secret from his wife, he finds his latest client is the wife of an author he admires, and sees a chance to get the literary acclaim that has escaped him. Drama directed by the late George Hickenlooper, starring Andy Garcia, Olivia Williams, James Coburn and Mick JaggerFilm/General Movie/Drama

03:15Mike Leigh Special[REP]
The director and actress Lesley Manville discuss working together on Another YearFilm/Cinema