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11:00The Last Mitterrand
Semi-fictional biopic of long-serving French President Francois Mitterrand. While the world-renowned figure battles with cancer, a journalist attempts to document his career, charting the success of the politician's socialist ideals and the ups and downs of his personal life. Starring Michel Bouquet, Jalil Lespert, Philippe Fretun and Anne Cantineau. In FrenchFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:15Thunder Over Arizona[SUB]
An honest cowboy is mistaken for the notorious outlaw he killed in self-defence. Before he can clear up the misunderstanding, he is approached by a corrupt mayor who draws him into a conspiracy to wrest control of a silver mine from its rightful owners. Western, starring Skip Homeier, Kristine Miller, George Macready and Wallace FordFilm/Western

14:45Halls of Montezuma[SUB HD]
A US Marine unit fighting in the Pacific is ordered to capture Japanese troops so they can be interrogated for information about a new weapons base - but the mission proves far more difficult than expected. Second World War adventure, starring Richard Widmark, Jack Palance, Reginald Gardiner, Robert Wagner and Karl MaldenFilm/Adventure/War

16:55Jane Austen in Manhattan[SUB]
Thespians the world over rejoice when a previously undiscovered Austen play is unearthed - but members of warring Manhattan theatre groups end up embroiled in a conflict as each tries to win the rights to perform the piece. Comedy, starring Anne Baxter, Robert Powell, Michael Wager, Sean Young and Tim ChoateFilm/Comedy

19:05In & Out[SUB HD]
An Oscar-winning actor announces on national TV that his former schoolteacher is gay, causing uproar in the close-knit community where he grew up, and forcing the beleaguered tutor to convince his family, fiancee and pupils that he is straight. Comedy, starring Kevin Kline, Matt Dillon, Tom Selleck and Joan CusackFilm/Comedy

20:50Submarine Special
Richard Ayoade discusses making his debut as a film director with coming-of-age comedy drama SubmarineFilm/Cinema

21:00Bunny and the Bull[SUB AD HD]
Premiere. A man suffering from agoraphobia is unable to leave his flat. When his food runs out, he is forced to contemplate rejoining the outside world and starts to relive the events of a traumatic holiday he spent travelling across Europe with his lecherous former best friend, which led to his current condition. Comedy, starring Edward Hogg, Simon Farnaby and Veronia EcheguiFilm/Comedy

22:55Witness[SUB HD]
A Philadelphia cop is assigned to protect an Amish boy who was the only witness to a murder. Discovering the killers are rogue policemen willing to go to any lengths to cover up their crime, he is forced to go into hiding within the Amish community, experiencing a clash of cultures and unexpected feelings for the boy's widowed mother. Thriller, directed by Peter Weir, with Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, Lukas Haas and Danny GloverFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:05The Reckoning[SUB]
A young priest joins a group of travelling actors in an attempt to escape from his adulterous past. When the wandering troupe pass through a town where a woman has been sentenced to death for murdering a young boy, they are inspired to perform a re-enactment of the crime for the local people. However, their play leads them to uncover a disturbing conspiracy. Medieval murder mystery, starring Paul Bettany and Willem DafoeFilm/Mystery

03:15Submarine Special
Richard Ayoade discusses making his debut as a film director with coming-of-age comedy drama SubmarineFilm/Cinema

03:254Films For[SUB REP]
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema