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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 Spy in Black[SUB BW]
A German spy falls for an apparently sympathetic schoolteacher during a First World War mission, unaware the object of his affections is in fact an English double agent, a situation that threatens to jeopardise an operation to destroy the British fleet in the Orkneys in 1917. Powell and Pressburger's romantic drama, starring Conrad Veidt, Valerie Hobson and Marius GoringFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:25The Gentle Sex[SUB BW]
Seven women from vastly different backgrounds are brought together as volunteers in the Auxiliary Territorial Service during the Second World War. Despite their differences they soon become firm friends during training and on assignment driving military transports and operating anti-aircraft guns. Drama, starring Rosamund John, Joan Greenwood, Lilli Palmer, John Justin and Joan GatesFilm/General Movie/Drama/War

16:15Monte Carlo or Bust[SUB HD]
A villainous business tycoon schemes to win back half of the company he lost in a card game and proposes a winner-takes-all race in the 1,500-mile Monte Carlo Rally - where he is challenged by a host of eccentric drivers determined to beat him to it. Car chase comedy sequel to Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines, starring Tony Curtis, Terry-Thomas, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Susan Hampshire and Hattie JacquesFilm/Comedy

18:40The Day After Tomorrow[SUB AD HD]
A climatologist warns global warming will soon result in destructive freak weather conditions, or even another ice age. He thinks the world still has time to prepare for the worst, but the crisis happens almost immediately - and as storms, earthquakes and hurricanes strike in terrifying fashion, he races across America to rescue his son from a frozen New York. Disaster thriller, with Jake Gyllenhaal and Dennis QuaidFilm/Detective/Thriller

21:00The Transporter 2[SUB HD]
A retired former special forces agent has the job of chauffeuring the son of a controversial Miami politician. When Russian criminals kidnap the youngster and inject him with a virus in the hope of infecting his father, the driver sets out to find the boy and his abductors. Action thriller sequel, starring Jason Statham, Alessandro Gassman and Amber VallettaFilm/Detective/Thriller

22:40A Town Called Panic[HD]
Premiere. Stop-motion animated comedy set in a world populated by toys. Two such playthings plan a birthday surprise for their friend, but their scheme backfires and destroys his house, sending the trio on a series of bizarre adventures. Written, directed by and featuring the voices of Stephane Aubier and Vincent Patar. In FrenchFilm/Animated Movie/Drama/Comedy

00:10Comrades[SUB HD]
The story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, the 19th-century farm labourers who took a stand against the harsh treatment and poor wages handed out by the land owner who employed them. Fearing the loss of his livelihood, the ruthless farmer takes desperate measures to crush the uprising. Historical drama, starring Robin Soans, Robert Stephens and Michael HordernFilm/General Movie/Drama