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Guess Who
2005 African-American parents are thrilled to learn their daughter has finally found her Mr Right, and look forward to meeting him. However, the woman's dad is less than impressed when he comes face to face with his white prospective son-in-law leading to all manner of hilarity as he tries to split the happy couple up. Comedy, starring Bernie Mac, Ashton Kutcher, Zoe Saldana and Judith Scott

Sailor Beware!
1956 An able seaman goes to meet his prospective mother-in-law to discuss marriage arrangements, but finds his run-in with the old battleaxe a harrowing experience. So when he realises he'll never be able to escape her beady eye, he's suddenly afflicted with a case of cold feet and fails to turn up for his wedding. Comedy, starring Peggy Mount, Shirley Eaton, Ronald Lewis and Gordon Jackson

Operation Amsterdam
1958 A stiff-upper-lipped British Army officer engages in a spot of larceny, but it's all to aid the war effort. Ordered to Amsterdam, he joins forces with two cunning Dutchmen and steals a secret cache of diamonds from a bank vault, thus preventing them falling into the hands of the Nazis. But German soldiers look set to thwart the plan. Energetic World War Two adventure, starring Peter Finch, Tony Britton and Eva Bartok

1995 An expedition sent into the jungles of Zaire in search of King Solomon's diamond mines disappears without trace. The tycoon behind the mission sends his assistant, a former CIA agent, to discover what became of them. Travelling with a group of explorers, she discovers the previous party have met with a grisly fate at the hands of a horde of intelligent bloodthirsty apes. Thriller, starring Dylan Walsh, Laura Linney and Tim Curry

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People Special Simon Pegg and director Robert Weide discuss their new comedy, based on Toby Young's book about his disastrous misadventures as a celebrity journalist

Captain Corelli's Mandolin
2001 Italian forces invade the Greek island of Kefalonia, where a newly arrived soldier soon falls for a local girl, much to the disapproval of the other inhabitants not to mention her resistance-leader boyfriend. Romantic World War Two drama, adapted from the best-selling novel by Louis de Bernieres, starring Nicolas Cage, Penelope Cruz and Christian Bale

Scream 3
2000 Neve Campbell, David Arquette and Courteney Cox return for the final thrilling instalment of Wes Craven's post-modern horror series, which sees a killer striking on the set of forthcoming chiller Stab 3. As the body count rises, they strive to discover the identity of the maniac and work out what the connection is to the original murders. Lance Henriksen, Jenny McCarthy, Patrick Dempsey and Parker Posey are among the potential victims,

Teaching Mrs Tingle
1999 High school student Leigh Ann needs to finish top of her class in order to win a University scholarship, but faces an immovable obstacle in the shape of history teacher Mrs Tingle, who doesn't think her work up to scratch. When Leigh Ann is falsely accused of cheating on an exam, she resorts to desperate measures, kidnapping Mrs Tingle to try and force her to change her mind. Comedy thriller, starring Helen Mirren, Katie Holmes and Jeffrey Tambor

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