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11:00Blanche Fury[SUB]
A penniless governess is invited to stay with a wealthy relative, where she hopes to secure her future and take over the estate by marrying her infatuated cousin. However, her secret romance with a stablehand has tragic consequences for all concerned. Drama, starring Valerie Hobson, Michael Gough, Stewart Granger and Walter FitzgeraldFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:50The Fighting Kentuckian[SUB BW]
French settlers are granted asylum in America in the aftermath of Napoleon's defeat at Waterloo and a Kentucky rifleman finds himself falling for one of the newcomers - a general's daughter. However, he faces a rival for her affections in the form of a ruthless land-grabber who plans to steal the land her fellow exiles have settled on. George Waggner's Western, starring John Wayne, Vera Hruba Ralston, Philip Dorn and Oliver HardyFilm/Western

14:45That Riviera Touch[SUB]
Two clumsy traffic wardens take a break in the South of France, not realising a notorious jewel thief plans to use them to unwittingly smuggle his ill-gotten gains out of France. The criminal mastermind employs his seductive sidekick to lure the hapless duo to his villa, while rival crooks are also after the loot. Comedy, starring Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise, with Suzanne Lloyd and Peter JeffreyFilm/Comedy

16:40The Robe[SUB HD]
A callous Roman centurion is assigned to oversee Christ's crucifixion, an experience he finds so moving that he decides to convert to the new Christian faith, incurring the wrath of the insane Emperor Caligula in the process. Drama, based on the novel by Lloyd C Douglas and starring Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Victor Mature and Michael RennieFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:15The Perfect Score[SUB HD]
High-school students become so worried about a forthcoming exam they decide to take drastic action - and devise a foolproof plan to steal the answers. Comedy, starring Scarlett Johansson, Erika Christensen and Bryan GreenbergFilm/Comedy

21:00Nine Months[SUB AD HD]
A child psychologist's well-ordered world begins to fall apart when his live-in girlfriend announces she is pregnant. Not fond of children anyway, he dreads the impact a baby will make on his perfect lifestyle - and to make matters worse, their eccentric Russian obstetrician admits he has never delivered a baby before. Romantic comedy, with Hugh Grant, Julianne Moore, Jeff Goldblum, Joan Cusack, Tom Arnold and Robin Williams in a cameo roleFilm/Comedy

22:55Thank You For Smoking[SUB HD]
A lobbyist whose job it is to promote the tobacco industry must also work to maintain a relationship with his son. As he sets out to persuade a movie producer to include smoking in a new film, he must contend with a senator leading an anti-cigarette campaign, a vigilante group and his own lust for a reporter. Satirical comedy starring Aaron Eckhart, William H Macy, Maria Bello, Rob Lowe and Katie HolmesFilm/Comedy

00:45The Dreamers[SUB]
An American student travels to 1960s Paris, where he strikes up a close bond with a French brother and sister and the three of them throw themselves wholeheartedly into the `free love' philosophy. However, the ensuing romantic complications lead to trouble, while the city around them is ultimately plunged into the historic riots of 1968. Bernardo Bertolucci's drama Michael Pitt, Eva Green and Louis Garrel starFilm/General Movie/Drama

03:154Films For[SUB REP]
Getting a New Look
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice on getting a new look taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema