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Bogus (PG) 1996 Seven-year-old orphan Albert is taken in by his mother's foster sister, cynical businesswoman Harriet. Unhappy in his new home, the boy finds comfort in an imaginary friend, a gentle but giant Frenchman. Initially disregarding this as fantasy, Harriet comes to believe the imaginary friend might be real. Comedy, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Gerard Depardieu, Haley Joel Osment and Nancy Travis

Smoky (PG) 1946 A drifter finds a home and a purpose when he rescues a rancher's beloved horse, and is hired to train the unpredictable beast. A strong bond develops between man and steed, but it all goes horribly wrong when his no-good brother steals the animal and a botched rescue attempt leads to the horse escaping into the wild. Western, starring Fred MacMurray, Anne Baxter and Burl Ives (888)

One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (U) 1942 An RAF bomber is shot down during a raid on Stuttgart, forcing its crew to bail out over Nazi-occupied Holland. Trying to evade capture, they are assisted by a group of Dutch resistance fighters, who help them safely make it to the North Sea coast. Powell and Pressburger's World War Two drama, starring Godfrey Tearle, Eric Portman and Hugh Williams (888)

The Bad News Bears (PG) 1976 A former minor-league baseball coach agrees to help a team of youngsters find success. However, he's shocked by exactly how hopeless the would-be sports heroes actually are. Gritting his teeth, he vows to do his best, aided by an ex-girlfriend's talented daughter and a grim-faced biker. Comedy, starring Walter Matthau, Tatum O'Neal, Ben Piazza and Vic Morrow

Sliding Doors (15) 1998 A London woman's entire life hinges on whether or not she catches a train. In one version of events, she gets the chance to start afresh and lead a happy new life, but in another, she is stuck supporting her lazy, unfaithful boyfriend. Comedy drama, presenting two parallel stories featuring the same character. Starring Gwyneth Paltrow, John Hannah and John Lynch (888)

The Football Factory (18) 2004 Hard-drinking Tommy Johnson uses his love of football as an excuse for indulging in regular bouts of violence. However, the simmering conflict between fans of rival teams soon spirals out of control when Tommy is accused of raping the sister of a fellow hooligan. Drama, based on John King's novel, starring Danny Dyer, Frank Harper and Neil Maskell (888)

Get Real (15) 1999 A teenage boy is tormented by confusion about his sexuality after falling for the athletic school hunk. He holds out little hope, since the object of his affection is dating a beautiful model. But when the two boys eventually meet, the attraction between them is instant and they begin a secret affair. Romantic coming-of-age drama, starring Ben Silverstone, Brad Gorton and Charlotte Brittain (888)

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