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Love Happy (U) 1949 The Marx Brothers' final film is far from their best. A group of actors accidentally receive a cache of stolen gems and find themselves facing the wrath of police and the thieves. Also starring Ilona Massey and Raymond Burr, and featuring an appearance by a then-unknown Marilyn Monroe (888)

Flame of the Barbary Coast (U) 1945 A cattle rancher falls for a San Francisco saloon-bar singer, but his new love seems to bring him nothing but bad luck when a ruthless card sharp she's in cahoots with wins all his money. Not to be outdone, the hapless would-be gambler sets out to hone his card-playing skills for a rematch, unaware that the whole city is poised on the brink of disaster. Heartwarming romantic drama, starring John Wayne, Ann Dvorak and Joseph Schildkraut (888)

The Ghost and Mrs Muir (U) 1947 A lonely widow moves into a seaside cottage, despite rumours that it is haunted. Sure enough, she finds herself sharing her home with the spirit of a dead sea captain but his efforts to scare her away prove unsuccessful and a growing attraction develops between the pair as she agrees to write his biography. Romantic fantasy, starring Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison and George Sanders (888)

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)

Thank You for Smoking (15) 2005 Satirical comedy starring Aaron Eckhart as a lobbyist trying to promote the tobacco industry and maintain a relationship with his son. As he sets out to persuade a movie producer to include smoking in his latest film, he must contend with a senator leading an anti-cigarette campaign, a vigilante group and his own lust for a beautiful reporter. Also starring William H Macy, Maria Bello, Rob Lowe and Katie Holmes

Memento (15) 2000 Guy Pearce stars as a desperate man who loses his short-term memory in an attack but resolves to track down the person who murdered his wife in the same incident. Unable to remember events for more than a few minutes, he is forced to rely on copious note-taking and bizarre tattoos all over his body. Christopher Nolan's brilliantly innovative, acclaimed thriller, with Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano and Mark Boone Jr (888)

If (15) 1968 Malcolm McDowell stars as the ringleader of a group of pupils at a boys' public school, whose rising discontent at society escalates into open rebellion and violence. Lindsay Anderson's surreal drama combines a keen eye for the absurdities of boarding school life with scathing satire on the British class system. David Wood, Richard Warwick, Arthur Lowe and Graham Crowden also star. Anderson and McDowell would bring back iconoclastic hero Mick Travis for two subsequent movies, O Lucky Man! and Britannia Hospital

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