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11:00August Rush[SUB HD]Abandoned musical prodigy Evan Taylor runs away from his home and heads to New York to track down his parents - a charismatic Irish guitarist and a reserved cellist who are unaware of their son's existence. However, when he arrives at his destination, Evan is befriended by a mysterious stranger who may not have the youngster's best interests in mind. Drama, starring Freddie Highmore, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Terrence Howard and Robin WilliamsFilm/General Movie/Drama
13:10CutThroat Island[SUB]A tough female pirate enlists the help of an educated slave in finding the three parts of a map leading to buried treasure. However, one of the pieces is in the hands of her cruel uncle, and she also has to find the loot before her crew mutinies or the British Navy catches up with her. Swashbuckling adventure, starring Geena Davis, Matthew Modine, Frank Langella and Maury ChaykinFilm/Adventure
15:30Valiant[SUB HD]Computer-animated adventure following the antics of a plucky pigeon who volunteers for duty with the Royal Homing Pigeon Service during the Second World War, delivering vital messages across the English Channel and braving attacks by a squadron of ruthless Nazi falcons. With the voices of Ewan McGregor, Ricky Gervais, Tim Curry, Jim Broadbent and Hugh LaurieFilm/Animated Movie/Drama
17:00Edward Scissorhands[SUB HD]A reclusive genius creates a boy but dies before completing him, leaving his brainchild with scissor-like blades in place of hands. A kindly woman from a nearby suburb takes pity on the lonely boy and welcomes him into her home. He quickly becomes a hit in the neighbourhood - but then his new friends start to turn against him. Tim Burton's fantasy, starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent PriceFilm/Fantasy
19:05Drillbit Taylor[SUB AD HD]Three kids fall foul of the local bully on their first day at high school, so they advertise for a bodyguard. However, they end up hiring a man who turns out to be a low-rent mercenary, and discover their new-found protector is not quite the hardened soldier of fortune he claims to be. Comedy, starring Owen Wilson, Leslie Mann, Nate Hartley and Troy GentileFilm/Comedy
21:00The Tourist[SUB AD HD]A fugitive's girlfriend is being watched by the police while travelling from Paris to Venice. She seduces an unsuspecting American tourist to make them think he is her lover with his appearance altered by plastic surgery. The baffled holidaymaker soon finds himself pursued across Europe by the cops and rival gangsters. Romantic thriller, with Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie and Paul BettanyFilm/Detective/Thriller
23:05Mr Nice[SUB HD]Biopic of 1970s marijuana trafficker Howard Marks, whose inventive smuggling schemes made him a huge success in the drug trade, as well as leading to dealings with both the IRA and British Intelligence. However, his efforts to crack the American market look set to bring about his downfall. Starring Rhys Ifans, Chloe Sevigny and David ThewlisFilm/General Movie/Drama
01:25The King of Marvin Gardens[SUB HD]A radio talk-show host discovers his dreamer brother has a plan to build a casino on a Hawaiian island. At first he agrees to support the scheme, but when he comes to realise the project is doomed to failure, he struggles to pull his delusional sibling from the brink of disaster. Bob Rafelson's comedy drama, starring Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, Ellen Burstyn and Julia Anne RobinsonFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama
03:30Green Zone Interview SpecialMatt Damon and director Paul Greengrass discuss making the Iraq War thrillerFilm/Cinema