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11:00The Good Die Young[SUB AD BW]
A psychotic playboy persuades three equally troubled crooks to help rob a mail van. However, while the heist itself succeeds, violent tensions among the gang members threaten to ruin their triumph. Thriller, starring Laurence Harvey, Richard Basehart and Joan CollinsFilm/Detective/Thriller

12:55M Night Shyamalan's Secrets of Cinema[SUB REP]
Staying Inspired
The director of The Sixth Sense discusses his creative process and his inspirationsFilm/Cinema

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

15:00D-Day, The Sixth of June[SUB HD]
A British colonel and an American captain reminisce about their love for the same woman when they are brought together while preparing for the 1944 Normandy landings. Second World War drama, starring Robert Taylor, Richard Todd, Dana Wynter and Edmond O'BrienFilm/War

17:05Kiki's Delivery Service
A witch moves to a new town with her talking cat, hoping to forge a life for herself. Despite the objections of the locals, a kindly baker offers her a job delivering bread by broom - but events take a strange turn when she suddenly loses her powers. Animated fantasy from Spirited Away director Hayao Miyazaki, with the voices of Minami Takayama and Rei Sakuma. In JapaneseFilm/Animated Movie/Drama/Fantasy

19:15California Man[SUB HD]
Two high-school students accidentally unearth a frozen Stone Age caveman in their backyard. They decide to thaw him out and show him off around town. Unfortunately, their ticket to cool starts to run out of control and cause mayhem all over the state. Teen comedy, starring Brendan Fraser, Sean Astin, Pauly Shore, Megan Ward and Mariette HartleyFilm/Comedy

21:00Mission: Impossible III[SUB AD HD]
Former secret agent Ethan Hunt is called out of retirement when an ex-trainee is taken hostage by a ruthless arms dealer, but when the rescue operation goes wrong, the villain decides to target Hunt's fiancee. Action thriller sequel directed by JJ Abrams, starring Tom Cruise, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Michelle Monaghan, Ving Rhames and Simon PeggFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:20This Boy's Life[SUB HD]
A teenage boy's mother marries a seemingly kind man who turns out to be a tyrannical thug. She vows to stick with her choice in the desperate hope that he will improve their lives, despite his tendency to resort to violent and abusive methods to cow both of them into submission. Drama set in the 1950s, based on the memoir by Tobias Wolff and starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro and Ellen BarkinFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:35Tokyo Sonata[HD]
Manager Ryuhei loses his job, and because he is too ashamed to tell his family he pretends to go to work each day while desperately searching for work and eating in soup kitchens. A friend in the same predicament helps him to keep up the deception - but Ryuhei's family realises the truth and begins to disintegrate under the weight of his lies. Drama, with Teruyuki Kagawa, Kyoko Koizumi and Koji Yakusho. In JapaneseFilm/General Movie/Drama