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Kiki's Delivery Service (PG) 1989 A witch moves to a new town, hoping to forge a life for herself. Despite the objections of the locals, a kindly baker offers her a job delivering bread by broom but events take a strange turn when she suddenly loses her powers. Animated fantasy from Spirited Away director Hayao Miyazaki, with the voices of Kirsten Dunst, Phil Hartman, Debbie Reynolds and Janeane Garofalo (888)

An Affair to Remember (U) 1957 Love blossoms on the high seas for a playboy bachelor and a former nightclub singer during a transatlantic cruise. When the liner comes into dock at New York they agree to wait for six months and meet at the Empire State Building, hoping to prove to each other their relationship is more than a shipboard affair. Romantic drama, starring Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Cathleen Nesbitt, Richard Denning and Neva Patterson

Ben Stiller Introduces The actor presents a look at fantasy comedy sequel Night at the Museum 2
3.25pm Dr Dolittle (PG) 1998 A doctor is stunned to discover he can talk to animals. It is not long before his home is taken over by an assortment of ailing creatures in need of help, but when the medic's odd behaviour attracts his colleagues' attention, he is forced to rely on his new-found furry friends to save him from the asylum. Comedy, starring Eddie Murphy, Ossie Davis and Oliver Platt (888)

Flight of the Phoenix (12) 2004 The crew and passengers of a cargo plane are left stranded in the Gobi desert after a crash, leaving the survivors to embark on a desperate plan to return to civilisation they will build a new plane out of the wreckage of the old one. Action adventure remake, starring Dennis Quaid, Tyrese Gibson, Giovanni Ribisi and Miranda Otto

Airplane! (PG) 1980 The passengers on board an ill-fated airliner become increasingly jittery when the members of the flight crew flounder during a food-poisoning crisis. As ground control personnel struggle heroically to ensure the plane lands safely, a traumatised war veteran is forced to take the controls. Disaster spoof, starring Robert Hays, Leslie Nielsen, Robert Stack and Lloyd Bridges (888)

Snakes on a Plane (15) 2006 An FBI agent is assigned to protect a witness in the trial of a feared crime boss. However, when they board a plane from Hawaii to Los Angeles, the gangster's henchmen hatch an ingenious plan to deal with them by releasing 450 poisonous snakes smuggled on board the aircraft. Tongue-in-cheek thriller, starring Samuel L Jackson, Julianna Margulies and Jonathan Phillips (888)

Planes, Trains and Automobiles (15) 1987 A stressed businessman just wants to make it home to spend Thanksgiving with his family. However, when his flight is forced to land miles from its destination, he finds himself sharing a disaster-strewn journey across America with a slobbish salesman. John Hughes' comedy road movie, starring Steve Martin, John Candy, Laila Robins, Kevin Bacon and Michael McKean (888)

Beneath the Planet of the Apes (15) 1969 A second astronaut arrives on the strange simian-dominated world searching for his predecessor. As he journeys into the infamous forbidden zone, he discovers an underground cult of psychic mutants. Meanwhile, a military coup has taken place among the ape society, leading to an inevitable battle. Sci-fi sequel, with James Franciscus, Charlton Heston and Kim Hunter (888)

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