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11:00Drums along the Mohawk[SUB HD]
Settlers finds the dream of starting a new life in a remote valley threatened when the American War of Independence breaks out. They soon come under threat from both British forces and a Mohawk tribe angry at intruders in their territory. John Ford's historical drama, starring Henry Fonda and Claudette ColbertFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:00Big[SUB AD HD]
A boy ridiculed for his size makes a wish on a fairground machine to become bigger - only to wake up as a 30-year-old man. Driven from his home by his terrified mother, the bewildered youngster trapped in an adult's body makes his way to New York, where he rises high in the ranks of a toy manufacturing company and applies his childlike brain and emotions to the complexities of adult life. Comedy, starring Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins and Robert LoggiaFilm/Comedy

15:00Gentlemen Prefer Blondes[SUB HD]
Lounge singers Lorelei and Dorothy head for Paris in search of rich husbands. While Dorothy falls for a penniless man, Lorelei thinks she has found the millionaire of her dreams, only for his father to hire a private eye to spy on her and prove she is a gold-digger. Howard Hawks' musical comedy, starring Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, Charles Coburn and Elliott ReidFilm/Comedy/Musical

16:50A Room with a View[SUB AD HD]
A naive woman enjoys a trip to Florence, where the balmy Tuscan countryside and a carefree tourist lead to her sexual awakening. Like all good things, it soon comes to an end - but she struggles to settle back into life at home. Period drama from James Ivory, based on EM Forster's novel and starring Helena Bonham Carter, Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliott, Daniel Day-Lewis, Julian Sands and Judi DenchFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:05The Truman Show[SUB HD]
A man is unaware his uneventful life is really a sham, and his every move is being secretly filmed and broadcast to the world as part of a 24-hour TV soap. However, a series of unforeseen events leads him to question the nature of his existence. Peter Weir's media satire, starring Jim Carrey, Natascha McElhone, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich and Ed HarrisFilm/Comedy

21:00Trading Places[SUB AD HD]
Two billionaire brothers engineer the downfall of a high-flying stockbroker, while giving a homeless conman all the advantages of wealth, as part of a bet to see whether heredity or upbringing determines character. Comedy, starring Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Ralph Bellamy, Don Ameche, Denholm Elliott and James BelushiFilm/Comedy

23:15The Rocky Horror Picture Show[SUB HD]
A young strait-laced couple stranded by a storm take shelter in an eerie castle, where they are enticed into the weird world of a menagerie of debauched characters - presided over by a mad sex-crazed transvestite scientist - and undergo a startling transformation as they let go of their inhibitions. Cult musical, with Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick and the show's creator Richard O'BrienFilm/Musical

01:15The Motorcycle Diaries[HD]
Fact-based drama, chronicling the travels of a young Che Guevara. In 1952, the future revolutionary is a medical student who plans to serve his residency in a leper colony. Seeking a little excitement along the way, he and a friend decide to travel to the colony by motorbike, a journey that will take them across South America. However, both men are changed forever by the things they see along the way. Starring Gael Garcia Bernal, Rodrigo de la Serna, Mia Maestro and Gustavo Bueno. In Spanish, Quechua and MapudungunFilm/General Movie/Drama