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(last updated Wed 31 Dec 2008, 05:25 GMT)

The Cat Returns (U) 2002 A young girl saves a cat's life, and is rewarded for her good deed by being whisked away to a magical land of powerful felines. Unfortunately, the King of the Cats soon sets his sights on her, and she must look to new friends to help her escape a horrible fate. Heart-warming animation, with the voices of Anne Hathaway, Cary Elwes, Peter Boyle and Tim Curry (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)

Volcano (12) 1997 A river of molten lava erupts onto the streets of Los Angeles, prompting by-the-book emergency expert Tommy Lee Jones to team up with intrepid scientist Anne Heche in a bid to save the city's residents. Action thriller, with Gaby Hoffmann, Keith David and Don Cheadle (888)

The Phantom of the Opera (12) 2004 Joel Schumacher's sumptuous adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical. Emmy Rossum stars as the beautiful singer who captures the heart of the legendary phantom (Gerard Butler). However, his attempts to further her career leave her terrified and drive her into the arms of another man prompting the jealous outcast to exact revenge. Patrick Wilson, Miranda Richardson and Minnie Driver co-star (888)

Assault on Precinct 13 (15) 2005 Cops and criminals inside a police station on New Year's Eve are forced to fight for survival when an armed mob lays siege to the building. Remake of John Carpenter's 1976 action thriller, starring Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne, Gabriel Byrne and Ja Rule (888)

Garden State (15) 2004 Owing to a childhood illness, a TV actor has shuffled through life emotionally numbed by the drugs prescribed for him by his stern psychiatrist father. However, he decides to ditch the pills when his mother's death obliges him to return home for her funeral. Free of medication, his apathy begins to lift, and an encounter with a vibrant woman reawakens his joy for life. Romantic comedy, written, directed by and starring Zach Braff, with Natalie Portman and Ian Holm

Dance Party, USA (15) 2006 An alienated teenager drifting through life meets an equally disaffected girl at a party, and confides a dark secret he has never told anybody else. Drama, starring Cole Pennsinger and Anna Kavan

Quiet City (12) 2007 Erin Fisher stars as Jamie, a woman from Atlanta who arranges to visit her friend in New York for several days. However, she arrives at her pal's residence to find it deserted, leaving her wandering the busy streets of Brooklyn with nowhere to stay. When Jamie encounters a handsome stranger called Charlie, the pair share an immediate attraction, leading them to embark on a whirlwind romance. Drama, with Cris Lankenau

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