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11:00I Was a Male War Bride[SUB BW HD]
French army captain Henri Rochard falls in love with an American officer on a mission during the Second World War, and makes plans to marry her and live in the US once fighting has ceased - but discovers the only way he can enter the States is to pose as a woman. Howard Hawks' comedy, starring Cary Grant and Ann SheridanFilm/Comedy

13:05Blowing Wild[SUB BW]
Jobless oil prospector Jeff Dawson turns to an old friend, a wealthy oil-well owner, who is glad of his help in fending off attacks by Mexican bandits. He also happens to be married to Dawson's former lover, Marina, who sees the chance to murder her husband in the hope that her old flame will take her back to America with him. Drama, starring Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck and Anthony QuinnFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:50Sands of Iwo Jima[SUB BW]
A tough, embittered US Marine sergeant sets out to mould a group of raw recruits into men fit for action against the Japanese in the Pacific during the Second World War. Although his training methods are often brutal, his controversial approach looks set to pay dividends when they finally see real combat. Adventure, starring John Wayne, John Agar, Adele Mara and Forrest TuckerFilm/Adventure/War

17:00The Drum[SUB]
A courageous prince in early 20th-century India enlists the help of the British Army to defeat his villainous uncle, who murdered his father and seized the throne - and is now plotting to massacre leading military officers after luring them to his palace. Period adventure, directed by Zoltan Korda and starring Raymond Massey, Sabu, Roger Livesey, Valerie Hobson and David TreeFilm/Adventure

18:55Footloose[SUB HD]
A rebellious, hip-swinging student from the city moves to a small religious community, where he instantly clashes with an old-school fire-and-brimstone preacher - who has banned dancing and rock 'n' roll because he considers them immoral. Drama, starring Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Chris Penn, Dianne Wiest and Sarah Jessica ParkerFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Beverly Hills Cop II[SUB HD]
Wisecracking Detroit cop Axel Foley returns to Los Angeles to investigate a spate of violent robberies, but gets more than he bargained for when he finds himself up against an illegal arms dealer who uses a glamorous hit-woman to do his dirty work. Comedy thriller sequel, with Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Ronny Cox and Brigitte NielsenFilm/Comedy/Detective/Thriller

Three siblings have lived their whole lives in a state of isolation in a remote villa, fed false information by their parents to leave them terrified of the outside world. The only outsider allowed in the house is a woman hired to satisfy the son's sexual urges - but when she sleeps with one of the daughters, the parents' control starts to fail. Satirical drama, with Christos Stergioglou and Michele Valley. In GreekFilm/General Movie/Drama

00:50Pather Panchali[BW]
A priest in a poor Bengali village struggles to support his family in the early days of the 20th century, while one of his children resorts to stealing from a nearby orchard. Drama, the first of Satyajit Ray's Apu trilogy, starring Kanu, Karuna and Subir Bannerjee. With Uma Das Gupta and Chunibala Devi. In BengaliFilm/General Movie/Drama