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A cowboy about to be hanged for a murder he did not commit is saved by a female fur trader who offers him a deal - she will arrange his freedom if he marries her, insuring an inheritance, and agrees never to see her again. However, once he is free, that part of the deal proves harder than expected. Western, loosely based on Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, starring Guy Madison, Rhonda Fleming, James Griffith and Don BeddoeFilm/Western

12:35The Sea Wolves[SUB]
Retired British soldiers are recalled to duty to destroy a radio transmitter during the German invasion of Goa. However, their chances of completing the perilous mission hang by a thread, leaving the men with no choice but to resort to drastic action. Fact-based Second World War adventure, starring Gregory Peck, Roger Moore, David Niven, Trevor Howard, Barbara Kellerman and Patrick MacneeFilm/Adventure/War

14:55Murder at the Gallop[SUB BW HD]
Miss Marple focuses her powers of deduction on the case of an elderly and wealthy recluse, who was apparently frightened to death by a cat. But the inquisitive spinster's suspicions are aroused when she learns four of the dead man's relatives stand to benefit from his demise. Mystery, starring Margaret Rutherford, Flora Robson, Robert Morley, Stringer Davis and Charles TingwellFilm/Mystery

16:35Operation Pacific[SUB BW]
A submarine commander is troubled by his failing marriage and the death of his commanding officer, but puts his personal demons aside and embarks on a dangerous mission against the Japanese fleet. Second World War adventure, starring John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes and Philip CareyFilm/Adventure/War

18:50Waitress[SUB HD]
A small-town waitress is determined to leave her controlling husband for good, so she enters a national pie-baking contest, confident the prize money will be more than enough to set herself up on her own. However, her well-laid plans are complicated by an unexpected pregnancy and an affair with a handsome but married doctor. Romantic drama, starring Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion and Cheryl HinesFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Transporter 3[SUB]
Underworld courier Frank Martin's latest assignment involves transporting the kidnapped daughter of a crooked government minister across Europe on behalf of an eco-terrorist faction. However, the mission is complicated by a device that will kill him if he leaves his car, thugs employed by the politician out to kill him and his passenger getting a bad case of Stockholm syndrome. Action thriller sequel, with Jason Statham and Natalya RudakovaFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:00Let the Right One In[HD]
A lonely 12-year-old boy who dreams of taking revenge on the local bullies befriends a mysterious girl living in his neighbourhood, unaware she is a vampire who is responsible for a series of murders. When her human helper dies, the boy is pulled into taking his place and killing to provide her with blood. Horror, starring Kare Hedebrant and Lina Leandersson. In Swedish and SpanishFilm/Horror

01:10Silent Hill[SUB HD]
A sickly child is haunted by disturbing dreams of the mysterious town of Silent Hill, so her mother takes her there to discover the reasons why. Before long, the girl vanishes without trace and then sinister creatures begin to emerge from the shadows. Horror based on the video game, starring Radha Mitchell, Sean Bean, Laurie Holden, Deborah Kara Unger, Kim Coates and Tanya AllenFilm/Horror