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Film Four

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The Wrong Arm of the Law (U) 1962 London gangster Peter Sellers forms an uneasy alliance with fellow crooks to stop the entire underworld being taken over by an Australian gang posing as policemen. Side-splitting comedy, with Sellers giving a fantastic performance in the lead. Lionel Jeffries, Nanette Newman and Bernard Cribbins co-star, while Dennis Price and Dick Emery appear in supporting roles. Michael Caine also has an early uncredited bit part (888)

23 Paces to Baker Street (PG) 1956 Van Johnson stars as a blind playwright who overhears a kidnapping plot but can't convince the police of his tale, forcing him to track down the villains with the help of his fiancee and secretary. Thriller set amid the foggy streets of London, with Cecil Parker, Patricia Laffan and Vera Miles (888)

The Kentuckian (PG) 1955 A rugged frontiersman travels to Texas with his son to start a new life, getting drawn into a conflict with a cruel saloon owner along the way. Western, based on the novel by Felix Holt, directed by and starring Burt Lancaster, alongside Diana Lynn, John Carradine and Walter Matthau in his film debut

The Beverly Hillbillies (PG) 1993 Big-screen version of the Sixties TV comedy series, about a family of country bumpkins who strike it rich and move to a plush Los Angeles suburb. However, the locals greet their new neighbours with dismay. Starring Jim Varney, Diedrich Bader, Erika Eleniak, Dabney Coleman, Lily Tomlin and Cloris Leachman, and featuring a cameo appearance by Dolly Parton (888)

The Transporter 2 (15) 2005 A retired former Special Forces agent has the job of chauffeuring the son of a controversial Miami politician, and when Russian criminals kidnap the youngster and inject him with a virus, in the hope of infecting his father, the driver sets out to find the boy and his abductors. Action sequel, starring Jason Statham, Alessandro Gassman and Amber Valletta (888)

Lucky Number Slevin (18) 2006 A case of mistaken identity plunges an ordinary man into the middle of a war between crime syndicates. With no means of proving who he really is, he finds himself forced to pay off a friend's debt to an underworld kingpin by assassinating a rival mobster. Crime thriller, starring Josh Hartnett, Bruce Willis, Lucy Liu, Morgan Freeman and Ben Kingsley (888)

The Principles of Lust (18) 2003 Aspiring artist Alec Newman is faced with a dilemma when he's forced to choose between a normal family life with his girlfriend and her son, or a hedonistic whirl of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll with risk-taking friend Marc Warren. Drama, also starring Sienna Guillory and Lara Clifton

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