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(last updated Sun 28 Dec 2008, 05:25 GMT)

School of Rock (PG) 2003 A slobbish guitarist dreams of stardom, but his hopes are dashed when the other members of his band kick him out. Struggling to make ends meet, he takes a job as a substitute music teacher at an exclusive private school, and sets about moulding his pupils into rock gods. Comedy from director Richard Linklater, starring Jack Black, Joan Cusack, Mike White and Sarah Silverman (888)

Genevieve (U) 1953 A pair of rival motoring enthusiasts engage in a friendly race on the way back from the London-to-Brighton veteran car rally. But their light-hearted attitude turns into heated competition as they approach the finishing line, with their friendship seemingly doomed — while their long-suffering other halves have to contend with their obsession. Much-loved comedy, with delightful performances from Dinah Sheridan, John Gregson, Kenneth More and Kay Kendall (888)

The Animal (12) 2001 A hapless wimp dreams of becoming a police officer, but thinks his chance has gone following a car accident which leaves him critically injured. That is, until a scientist offers to make his physique better than ever before — by rebuilding him with the body parts of animals. All seems well, until some beastly traits begin to emerge. Wacky comedy, starring Rob Schneider, Edward Asner and Colleen Haskell

Australia Special Director Baz Luhrmann and stars Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman discuss the making of the epic romantic drama

The Parent Trap (U) 1998 Separated twin sisters who never knew each other existed meet up by accident and decide to join forces in an attempt to reunite their estranged parents, and switch places to get the warring couple to kiss and make up. Remake of the popular 1961 Disney comedy, starring Dennis Quaid, Natasha Richardson, Elaine Hendrix and Lindsay Lohan in the dual role made famous by Hayley Mills in the original (888)

The Family Stone (PG) 2005 Fiancee Sarah Jessica Parker struggles to make a good impression on her future in-laws when they meet her during Christmas. The decision to get some support from her younger sister doesn't help matters either, when her husband-to-be becomes besotted by the gorgeous girl. Comedy drama, with Dermot Mulroney, Diane Keaton, Craig T Nelson and Claire Danes (888)

Underworld: Evolution (18) 2006 As the war between vampires and werewolves rages, “death dealer” Selene and hybrid lycan Michael, try to trace their bloodlines, in the hope of bringing an end to the centuries-old feud. Horror sequel, starring Kate Beckinsale and Scott Speedman, with Bill Nighy and Derek Jacobi (888)

Black Narcissus (U) 1947 Five British nuns establish a school and hospital on a remote mountainside in the Himalayas, where loneliness, isolation and frustration take their toll. Stunning, stylised Oscar-winning drama from legendary directorial team Powell and Pressburger. Deborah Kerr, David Farrar, Kathleen Byron, Flora Robson and Jean Simmons are among the superb cast (888)

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