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Watership Down (U) 1978 Animated drama following a group of rabbits searching for a safe place to live after one of their number has a vision of their home being destroyed. But the journey is a perilous one, as they encounter predators and a brutal rival colony. With the voices of John Hurt, Richard Briers, Marcus Graham-Cox, Denholm Elliott, Michael Hordern and Zero Mostel (888)

Forty Guns (PG) 1957 A despotic Arizona landowner, who uses a band of hired gunmen to dominate her territory, finds her position under threat by a determined US marshal who has renounced violence and is assigned to bring her reign of terror to an end. Western, starring Barbara Stanwyck, with Barry O'Sullivan and Dean Jagger (888)

Reach for the Sky (U) 1956 Biopic of renowned World War Two hero Douglas Bader. A plane crash in 1931 cost the aspiring pilot both his legs, but after learning to walk on artificial limbs, he rose to the rank of squadron leader in the RAF. However, more misfortune was in store when he was shot down over occupied France and taken prisoner. Starring Kenneth More, Muriel Pavlow and Alexander Knox (888)

Cheaper By the Dozen (PG) 2003 A large family moves to a new town, hoping it will provide a fresh start but nothing goes according to plan, and the unlucky dad is soon left to look after the 12 rowdy kids. Remake of the 1950 comedy, starring Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Piper Perabo, Tom Welling and Hilary Duff (888)

The Fifth Element (PG) 1997 In the 23rd century, the world faces destruction from a seemingly unstoppable force of pure evil. A New York cab driver's life is turned upside down when he encounters a mysterious woman destined to save the Earth from its fate but they must contend with a scheming arms dealer and a horde of alien mercenaries. Luc Besson's sci-fi adventure, starring Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich and Gary Oldman (888)

Bad Girls (15) 1994 A prostitute is sentenced to hang for killing an abusive customer, but her three friends ride to the rescue and together they flee their frontier town in search of a new life. However, the outlaws are pursued by two detectives, and also come into conflict with a gang of bank robbers who have stolen their money. Western, starring Andie MacDowell, Drew Barrymore, Madeleine Stowe and Mary Stuart Masterson

Bullitt (15) 1968 San Francisco police detective Frank Bullitt is assigned to protect a Mob informer. However, when the gangsters manage to assassinate the witness, he decides to conceal the death and vows to track down the murderers himself. Thriller, starring Steve McQueen, Jacqueline Bisset, Robert Vaughn and Robert Duvall (888)

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