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11:00The 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

12:55Fun in Acapulco[SUB]
A former trapeze artist tries to put a work-related tragedy behind him by taking a job as a lifeguard-cum-entertainer in a luxury hotel at the Mexican resort. He ends up contending with the considerable wiles of his beautiful boss and a female matador who each have romantic designs on him. Musical comedy, starring Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress, Paul Lukas and Alejandro ReyFilm/Musical

14:45Blanche 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

16:35D-Day, The Sixth of June[SUB HD]
A British colonel and an American captain reminisce about their love for the same woman when they are brought together while preparing for the 1944 Normandy landings. Second World War drama, starring Robert Taylor, Richard Todd, Dana Wynter and Edmond O'BrienFilm/War

18:40Black Swan Special[SUB REP]
Darren Aronofsky, Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis and Vincent Cassel talk about the new filmFilm/Cinema

18:50Star Trek: First Contact[SUB AD HD]
Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Starship Enterprise face their deadliest enemies the Borg, who travel back in time in an attempt to change Earth's history. The starship follows on a mission to set things right, but the vessel is taken over by the Borg, leaving Picard consumed with a desire for revenge. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, James Cromwell and Alice KrigeFilm/Science Fiction

21:00Nine Months[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

22:55Synecdoche, New York[SUB HD]
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

01:15Melinda and Melinda[SUB HD]
The plight of a troubled woman is told through two parallel stories with different outcomes, one comic and the other tragic. In one version, she is pursued by the upstairs neighbour, a married jobless actor, while in the other her husband's removal of her children after her affair with a photographer sends her into a suicidal depression. Comedy drama, written and directed by Woody Allen, with Radha Mitchell, Will Ferrell and Jonny Lee MillerFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy

03:25127 Hours Special[SUB REP]
Danny Boyle, James Franco and writer Simon Beaufoy discuss their new filmFilm/Cinema