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11:00The 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

12:45Guns at Batasi[SUB BW]
Rebels besiege the headquarters of a British battalion garrisoned in Africa, enraged by the officers' refusal to give up a prisoner. Meanwhile, the sergeant major struggles to maintain order in his increasingly tense surroundings. Drama, starring Richard Attenborough, Jack Hawkins, Flora Robson and Mia FarrowFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:50Dragoon Wells Massacre[SUB AD]
A cavalry officer and the killer he is escorting to prison are compelled to join forces to survive when Apache warriors raid their wagon train as it moves across Arizona into hostile territory. Western, starring Barry Sullivan, Dennis O'Keefe, Mona Freeman and Katy JuradoFilm/Western

16:30Operation Amsterdam[SUB BW]
A stiff-upper-lipped British Army officer engages in a spot of larceny to aid the war effort. Ordered to Amsterdam, he joins forces with two cunning Dutchmen and steals a secret cache of diamonds from a bank vault, thus preventing the gems falling into Nazi hands. Second World War adventure, starring Peter Finch, Tony Britton and Eva BartokFilm/Adventure/War

18:35Stardust[SUB AD]
A young shop assistant in Victorian England enters a magical parallel world in search of a fallen star to give to the girl of his dreams. However, the star has taken on the form of a beautiful woman, whom he helps flee from a wicked witch and a murderous prince. Fantasy adventure, based on Neil Gaiman's graphic novel, with Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro, Mark Strong and Sienna Miller, while Ian McKellen narratesFilm/Fantasy/Adventure

21:00Fatal Attraction[SUB]
A married lawyer has a weekend fling with a business associate. Unluckily, she turns out to be psychotic and proceeds to stalk him and his family, making their lives a living hell. Thriller, starring Michael Douglas, Glenn Close and Anne ArcherFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:15Tales from the Golden Age
Compilation of five short films all inspired by urban legends from Romania's Communist era, including a couple who try to work out how to discreetly slaughter a black-market pig, and a photographer who has to doctor an unflattering picture of Ceausescu. Comedy, with Diana Cavallioti, Vlad Ivanov, Alexandru Potocean, Calin Chirila and Avram Birau. In RomanianFilm/Comedy

01:50The Magician[BW]
A hypnotist and showman travels through 19th-century Sweden, his every appearance rumoured to be accompanied by supernatural happenings. When he arrives in Stockholm, a committee headed by three of the most prominent residents puts him to the test, hoping to prove he is a charlatan. Ingmar Bergman's black comedy, starring Max von Sydow and Gunnar Bjornstrand. In SwedishFilm/Comedy