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11:00Boomerang![SUB BW HD]
A district attorney is determined to convict a vagrant of killing a prominent clergyman. However, as the lawyer delves deeper into the case, he begins to suspect the defendant may in fact be innocent. Crime drama based on a real-life murder case of the 1920s, starring Dana Andrews, Lee J Cobb, Arthur Kennedy, Jane Wyatt, Ed Begley and Karl MaldenFilm/Detective/Thriller/General Movie/Drama

12:45The House on 92nd Street[SUB BW]
A German-American student in New York is approached by members of a Nazi spy ring looking to recruit him. At the same time, he offers his services to the FBI as a double agent, and is sent on a mission to locate and infiltrate the ring. Having tracked the spies down to a house on 92nd Street, he goes on to discover a Nazi plan to steal the secrets of America's atomic research. Spy thriller, with William Eythe, Leo G Carroll, Lloyd Nolan and Gene LockhartFilm/Detective/Thriller

14:30The Day Will Dawn[SUB BW]
A foreign correspondent working in occupied Norway is assigned to an RAF detail helping Norwegian freedom fighters to sabotage an important German U-boat installation. He enlists the help of a local sea captain's daughter, but the plan goes wrong and he ends up in enemy hands, facing death by firing squad. Second World War adventure, with Hugh Williams, Deborah Kerr and Ralph RichardsonFilm/Adventure/War

16:25Carry on Regardless[SUB BW]
A businessman starts up an odd-job agency, but employs seven hopeless handymen incapable of completing any task without causing utter chaos. Matters come to a head when their landlord tries to evict them - forcing the bungling workmen to finally prove their worth. Slapstick comedy, starring Sid James, Charles Hawtrey and Kenneth WilliamsFilm/Comedy

18:10Attack the Block Special[SUB REP]
Preview of the sci-fi comedy, featuring interviews with the cast and director Joe CornishFilm/Cinema

18:20Coach Carter[SUB HD]
A former professional basketball player agrees to coach a high-school team, but he is unimpressed by its lack of discipline and instigates a tough new regimen. All goes well until the youngsters start to become complacent, forcing him to take drastic action - which leads to a backlash of complaints from angry parents and pupils alike. Drama, with Samuel L Jackson, Ashanti, Rob Brown and Robert Ri'chardFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Cellular[SUB AD HD]
A teacher is kidnapped by criminals with a grudge against her family, but manages to make contact with the outside world through a cellphone. However, she has no idea where she is being held, and has to convince a stranger of the gravity of her situation if she is to save her own life - and those of her family. Thriller, starring Kim Basinger, Jason Statham, Chris Evans and William H MacyFilm/Detective/Thriller

22:45Little Fish[SUB]
A reformed drug addict struggles to turn her life around, making plans to open her own business. However, the reappearance of some shady figures from her past jeopardise her dreams for the future. Drama, starring Cate Blanchett, Sam Neill, Hugo Weaving and Martin HendersonFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:00The New Age[SUB]
An affluent couple's lives are blighted by unemployment, infidelity and the threat of bankruptcy. Feeling their lives have become too shallow, they seek the aid of various spiritual gurus in finding a new direction. Their efforts to find fulfillment prove unsuccessful and leave them contemplating divorce and even suicide. Drama, starring Peter Weller, Judy Davis, Samuel L Jackson, Patrick Bachau and Adam WestFilm/General Movie/Drama

03:10Attack the Block Special[SUB REP]
Preview of the sci-fi comedy, featuring interviews with the cast and director Joe CornishFilm/Cinema