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11:00Sailor Beware![SUB BW]
A seaman meets his prospective mother-in-law and finds her so formidable that he starts to wonder whether his fiancee is really worth the stress. Discovering the fierce matriarch has put down a deposit on a house so they can all live on the same street, he finally decides to jump ship. Comedy, starring Peggy Mount, Shirley Eaton, Ronald Lewis and Gordon JacksonFilm/Comedy

12:35Forty Guns[SUB BW HD]
A despotic Arizona landowner, who uses a band of hired gunmen to dominate her territory, finds her position under threat from a determined US marshal who has renounced violence and is assigned to bring her reign of terror to an end. Western, starring Barbara Stanwyck, with Barry O'Sullivan and Dean JaggerFilm/Western

14:10The Cassandra Crossing[SUB AD HD]
A wounded terrorist infected with a deadly plague virus boards a transcontinental train, prompting the authorities to take extreme steps to save millions from infection. However, conflict erupts between a military officer who thinks the passengers should die to contain the disease, and a doctor who believes their condition can be treated. Disaster movie, starring Burt Lancaster, Richard Harris, Martin Sheen and Sophia LorenFilm/Adventure

16:45The Hot Rock[SUB HD]
Two bungling brothers-in-law are hired by an African ambassador to steal a priceless diamond from the Brooklyn Museum so it can be returned to its country of origin. However, no sooner do they have the gem than they manage to lose it, and face a race against time to retrieve it. Crime comedy based on the novel by Donald Westlake, starring Robert Redford, George Segal, Ron Leibman, Zero Mostel, Paul Sand and Moses GunnFilm/Comedy

18:45Waitress[SUB HD]
A small-town waitress is determined to leave her controlling husband for good, so she enters a national pie-baking contest, confident the prize money will be more than enough to set herself up on her own. However, her well-laid plans are complicated by an unexpected pregnancy and an affair with a handsome but married doctor. Romantic drama, starring Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion and Cheryl HinesFilm/General Movie/Drama

20:554Films 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

21:00The Hunt for Red October[SUB AD HD]
A Soviet submarine commander creates an international crisis by piloting his experimental nuclear vessel, which is invisible to sonar, toward the American coast. The US and Russian navies think he is planning to attack and set out to destroy the submarine, but a CIA analyst suspects the truth - he intends to defect to the West. Cold war thriller, based on Tom Clancy's novel, starring Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin and James Earl JonesFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:40Dawn of the Dead[SUB HD]
A mysterious plague turns infected people into savage flesh-eating zombies. As civilisation is overrun, a small band of survivors, including a police officer, a nurse, a petty crook and his pregnant girlfriend, find shelter in a shopping mall - but as supplies grow scarcer and the walking dead surround the building, they face a battle for their lives. Horror remake, starring Ving Rhames, Sarah Polley and Mekhi PhiferFilm/Horror

01:40Slither[SUB HD]
A meteorite crashes in a small rural town, infecting a local man with a virus that mutates him into a flesh-eating monster. The creature promptly spawns a swarm of alien parasites, which take over their victims and transform them into bloodthirsty zombies. The local sheriff attempts to wipe out the infestation before it can spread any further. Comedy horror, starring Nathan Fillion, Michael Rooker and Elizabeth BanksFilm/Horror/Comedy