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11:00Heaven Can Wait[SUB HD]
A roguish playboy dies and goes to Hell, but the Devil is not convinced he has sinned enough or has the right wicked credentials to merit entry. This prompts the old rascal to recount the story of his outrageously immoral life, from stealing his cousin's fiancee to meddling in his son's romance with a singer. Fantasy comedy, starring Don Ameche, Laird Cregar, Gene Tierney and Spring ByingtonFilm/Fantasy/Comedy

13:10Rope[SUB HD]
Two college intellectuals decide to murder a fellow student just to prove they can commit the perfect crime. Such is their over-confidence that they throw a party for the victim's family and friends while concealing the body in the room - but their former professor realises something is very wrong. Alfred Hitchcock's thriller, starring James Stewart and the late Farley GrangerFilm/Detective/Thriller

14:50Blithe Spirit[SUB HD]
A novelist is shocked to find the ghost of his first wife haunting him and his new spouse, and sets out to find a way of getting rid of the annoying apparition. He employs the services of a local clairvoyant in an attempt to drive the phantom away - but her methods seem doomed to failure. David Lean's adaptation of Noel Coward's supernatural comedy, starring Rex Harrison, Kay Hammond and Margaret Rutherford, with Coward himself providing the narrationFilm/Comedy

16:40Great Expectations[SUB AD BW HD]
A penniless orphan falls madly in love with the cold-hearted adopted daughter of an eccentric old woman. A mysterious benefactor gives him the chance to rise through London's high society, but in the process he forgets his humble roots and is unprepared for the strange truth about the girl he loves and the stranger funding his new life. Drama, based on Charles Dickens' novel, starring John Mills, Jean Simmons and Alec GuinnessFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:00Edward Scissorhands[SUB HD]
A reclusive genius creates a boy but dies before completing him, leaving his creation with scissor-like blades instead of hands. A kindly woman from a nearby suburb takes pity on the lonely boy and welcomes him into her home. He quickly becomes a hit in the neighbourhood - but then his new friends start to turn against him. Tim Burton's fantasy, starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent PriceFilm/Fantasy

American battlefield surgeons embark on a campaign of drinking, womanising and practical jokes in an attempt to alleviate the horror of the Korean War. Satirical comedy drama directed by Robert Altman, which spawned a long-running TV series. Starring Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould, Tom Skerritt, Sally Kellerman and Robert DuvallFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

23:15The Darjeeling Limited[SUB HD]
Three brothers drift apart after their father's death. A year later, the eldest arranges for his siblings to join him on a soul-searching trip across India to rebuild their relationship and track down their estranged mother. Wes Anderson's comedy drama, starring Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, Jason Schwartzman and Anjelica HustonFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

01:00Pather Panchali[BW]
A priest in a poor Bengali village struggles to support his family in the early days of the 20th century, while one of his children resorts to stealing from a nearby orchard. Drama, the first of Satyajit Ray's Apu trilogy, starring Kanu, Karuna and Subir Bannerjee. With Uma Das Gupta and Chunibala Devi. In BengaliFilm/General Movie/Drama

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