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11:00Alamar[SUB HD]A child is born to a Mexican father and an Italian mother, who go their separate ways to live in their respective home countries. When he is five, the boy visits his father in Mexico. As their time together comes to an end, father and son take a trip to the Caribbean in a fishing boat. Drama, starring Jorge Machado and Natan Machado Palombini. In Spanish and ItalianFilm/General Movie/Drama
12:30The Greatest Show on Earth[SUB HD]A circus owner hires a celebrated trapeze artist to perform with his girlfriend as the star attraction - leading to bitter rivalry in the air and sexual tension on the ground. Meanwhile, a clown tries to keep his past a secret, and racketeers prepare to muscle in on the concessions. Cecil B DeMille's Oscar-winning drama, starring Charlton Heston, Cornel Wilde, Betty Hutton and James StewartFilm/General Movie/Drama
15:30Major Dundee[SUB HD]In the last months of the American Civil War, a Union cavalry officer is entrusted with tracking down an Apache raiding party that has been attacking military bases in Texas. Short on manpower, he is forced to enlist the aid of Confederate prisoners of war, leading to tension in the ranks. Sam Peckinpah's Western, with Charlton Heston and Richard HarrisFilm/Western
17:50Australia[SUB HD]An aristocratic Englishwoman inherits a vast cattle station in the Australian Outback in the 1930s. When her land comes under threat from a rival farmer aiming to build a monopoly, she is forced to lead her herd across the wilderness to secure the farm's future, falling for a tough stock-man and forming a friendship with a half-Aboriginal boy along the way. However, as they make their journey, the country becomes drawn into the Second World War. Baz Luhrmann's epic romantic drama, starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh JackmanFilm/General Movie/Drama
21:00The Fighter[SUB AD HD]Fact-based drama about boxer Micky Ward. He is initially trained by his brother, a former fighter who lost everything through drug addiction. Micky is persuaded to sever ties with his family after a series of disastrous fights, but when a shot at the world championship title presents itself, the brothers must reconcile to meet the challenge. With Mark Wahlberg, Amy Adams and Oscar-winning performances from Christian Bale and Melissa LeoFilm/General Movie/Drama
23:15Domino[SUB AD HD]The daughter of a respected actor becomes bored with her high society lifestyle and trains to become a bounty hunter. However, the thrills of her new occupation, coupled with the presence of television cameras, soon send her life spiralling out of control. Thriller, starring Keira Knightley, Mickey Rourke and Jacqueline BissetFilm/Detective/Thriller
01:40Better Luck Tomorrow[SUB HD]A model Asian-American high-school student expecting a prestigious job on graduation rethinks his options when a fellow pupil approaches him with a proposal to sell cheat sheets to classmates, making him realise he has the brains to start making money straight away. Before long they join up with a team of petty criminals, but as they grow more corrupt they begin to wonder whether they will ever escape the underworld they have come to inhabit. Crime drama, with Parry Shen, Jason Tobin and Roger FanFilm/General Movie/Drama
03:35Tony Scott Interview Special[SUB REP]The director discusses his film-making careerFilm/Cinema