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The Mudlark (U) 1950 An orphan finds a picture of Queen Victoria, and becomes determined to meet her. But the grieving monarch has lived a life of seclusion since the death of her husband 13 years ago. The youngster breaks into Windsor castle, embarking on a series of adventures and helping Prime Minister Disraeli to persuade the Queen to return to public life. Drama, with Andrew Ray, Alec Guinness and Irene Dunne (888)

A Kid for Two Farthings (U) 1955 A six-year-old boy from London's East End is fascinated by the stories of an elderly neighbour, who tells him about the strange powers of the mythical unicorn. The lad sets out to find such a magical beast, only to encounter a single-horned goat. Certain he has found the creature he was looking for, he takes it home and sets about trying to make wishes come true. Drama, with Jonathan Ashmore, Celia Johnson, Diana Dors and David Kossoff (888)

Sea of Sand (U) 1958 Allied troops fighting in North Africa in 1943 are ordered to work as saboteurs behind enemy lines and plot to blow up Rommel's desert fuel dumps. The clash of personalities between officers initially causes problems, but the military men overcome their differences to work together. World War Two adventure, starring Richard Attenborough, John Gregson, Michael Craig and Vincent Ball (888)

War Games (PG) 1983 A precocious teenager unwittingly hacks into America's military computer system and almost causes a nuclear war between global superpowers. Thriller, starring Matthew Broderick, Ally Sheedy, Dabney Coleman and John Wood (888)

X-Men: The Last Stand (12) 2006 The mutant heroes return to face three deadly threats. Arch enemy Magneto is back with an army of followers, while a corporation has created a drug that permanently robs mutants of their powers. Worst of all, former team member Jean Grey has risen from her watery grave as the insane and destructive Dark Phoenix. The third instalment of the superhero saga, starring Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen, Halle Berry and Kelsey Grammer (888)

Dawn of the Dead (18) 2004 A mysterious plague turns all those infected into savage flesh-eating zombies. As civilisation is overrun, a small band of survivors, including a police officer, a nurse, a petty crook and his pregnant girlfriend, seek shelter in a shopping mall. But as supplies grow scarcer and the walking dead surround the building, they face a battle for survival. Horror remake, starring Ving Rhames and Sarah Polley (888)

She Creature (15) 2001 A dodgy circus owner cons a former sailor out of a genuine mermaid, and decides to exploit her talents in America. However, he never suspects she is hiding a dark secret. It only comes to light during the journey, when the sinister sea-creature reveals her true nature and sets about slaughtering the crew to satisfy her craving for blood. Horror, starring Carla Gugino, Rufus Sewell and Rya Kihlstedt (888)

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