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11:00The Card[SUB BW]
The bright but penniless son of a 19th-century washerwoman resorts to a variety of ingenious methods to get on in the world. He struggles to avoid the advances of a gold-digger, and eventually comes to realise he has a responsibility to his roots. Period comedy based on a story by Arnold Bennett, starring Alec Guinness, Glynis Johns, Valerie Hobson and Petula ClarkFilm/Comedy

12:45The Eve of St Mark[SUB BW]
A man's romance is brought to an abrupt halt when he is drafted to fight in the Second World War. Posted to the Philippines, he ends up stuck on a remote island - but the letters sent to him by his sweetheart give him the will to survive. Drama based on Max Anderson's Broadway play, starring William Eythe, Anne Baxter, Michael O'Shea, Vincent Price and Ruth NelsonFilm/War

14:35Malta Story[SUB BW]
As the island of Malta comes under siege during the Second World War, a reconnaissance pilot plays a crucial role in defending the people. Drama, starring Alec Guinness, Anthony Steel, Jack Hawkins, Muriel Pavlow and Flora RobsonFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:40Leave Her to Heaven[SUB]
An emotionally unbalanced woman falls in love with an author who resembles her dead father. But their marriage is followed by a series of tragic deaths, and her new husband comes to realise his wife's obsessive jealousy is driving her to murder. Film noir, starring Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price and Darryl HickmanFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:504Films For[SUB REP]
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema

18:55The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen[SUB AD HD]
Fearless hunter Allan Quatermain teams up with a host of other characters from Victorian literature - including Captain Nemo, the Invisible Man, Tom Sawyer and Dr Jekyll - to put a stop to the nefarious Fantom's evil plot to bring about a world war. Fantasy adventure, based on Alan Moore's comic-book series, starring Sean Connery, Shane West, Stuart Townsend, Richard Roxburgh, Peta Wilson and Tony CurranFilm/Fantasy

21:00The Sum of All Fears[SUB AD HD]
The CIA becomes suspicious of Russia's nuclear activities, and agent Jack Ryan is ordered to investigate. However, it is not long before the threat of terrorists detonating a nuclear bomb on American soil is on the cards, sparking a race against the clock to avert disaster. Thriller based on Tom Clancy's novel, starring Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Liev Schreiber, Bridget Moynahan and Alan BatesFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:20You, the Living[HD]
A series of short stories exploring the lives of a diverse range of seemingly unconnected characters, from a psychiatrist who feels his efforts to help others are pointless, to a girl fantasising about marriage to a rock star. Comedy drama, starring Jessika Lundberg, Elisabeth Helander, Bjorn Englund, Leif Larsson and Olle Olson. In SwedishFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

01:05Against the Ropes[SUB HD]
The female assistant to a boxing promoter tries to strike out on her own, turning a small-time hood into a successful prizefighter. Initially facing interference from an influential sports manager, she gradually makes a name for herself. However, her love of the spotlight causes her to neglect her client - until she sees sense and resolves to get him a shot at the middleweight title. Drama, inspired by a true story, starring Meg Ryan and Omar EppsFilm/General Movie/Drama

03:15The Eagle Special[SUB REP]
Director Kevin Macdonald and actors Jamie Bell and Channing Tatum discuss making the ancient Roman action adventureFilm/Cinema

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