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A mining engineer is released from prison after serving a sentence for a crime he did not commit. He now wants vengeance on the mining company responsible for his stint in jail and plans to rob its gold mine - but first he has to persuade his recently released cellmate to help. Western, starring the late Ernest Borgnine. With Alan Ladd, Kent Smith and Katy JuradoFilm/Western
A newlywed couple move into the former residence of an heiress who was murdered 20 years earlier. Rumours persist of a priceless stash of rubies hidden within the house and, when an ex-policeman recognises the husband as a relative of the murdered woman, he suspects the man has returned to claim the missing loot. Thriller, starring Anton Walbrook, Diana Wynyard, Frank Pettingell and Cathleen CordellFilm/Detective/Thriller
14:20The Third Man[SUB BW]
American writer Holly Martins goes to post-Second World War Vienna at the invitation of his old friend Harry Lime, only to find he has died. However, the author finds the circumstances surrounding his death fail to add up and goes in search of the truth - but is unprepared for the ugly secrets he uncovers. Carol Reed's thriller, written by Graham Greene, starring Joseph Cotten, Orson Welles, Alida Valli and Trevor HowardFilm/Detective/Thriller
16:35Ice Cold in Alex[SUB AD BW]
The crew and passengers of an ambulance become stranded in the Libyan desert and face a perilous journey back to civilisation. Leading the trek is an alcoholic Army captain, who vows to remain sober until he has completed the task - but his resolve is threatened by a stranger they rescue who is secretly an enemy spy. Second World War drama, with John Mills, Sylvia Syms, Anthony Quayle and Harry AndrewsFilm/Adventure/War
19:10Jumper[SUB AD HD]
A man discovers he has the ability to teleport, a talent he cleverly exploits to rob banks undetected while living a life of luxury all over the world. However, he soon learns he is not the only one with this power - and that a secret society of religious fanatics is determined to wipe out him and all of his kind. Fantasy thriller, with Hayden Christensen, Jamie Bell and Samuel L JacksonFilm/Detective/Thriller/Fantasy
An American teenager travelling through Europe is abducted by a gang of sex traffickers. However, what the kidnappers do not realise is that the girl's father is a former CIA agent, who employs all his old skills as he searches for the criminals and tries to rescue his daughter. Thriller, starring Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen and Maggie GraceFilm/Detective/Thriller
22:50The War of the Roses[SUB AD HD]
Two students marry and go on to become a happy, affluent couple, but after several years, they decide to divorce. Neither of them is prepared to give up their luxurious house, turning their separation into a spiteful cycle of one-upmanship and humiliation. Black comedy, starring Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVito, who also directedFilm/Comedy
Dedicated cellist Daigo Kobayashi finds himself unemployed when his orchestra is dissolved. He moves back to his home town and accepts a job preparing the recently deceased for burial and entry in the afterlife. While his wife and friends are deeply troubled by his profession, Daigo's determination to excel at his work exposes him to a new-found meaning to life. Oscar-winning drama, starring Masahiro Motoki and Tsutomu Yamazaki. In JapaneseFilm/General Movie/Drama