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Waterloo Road (PG) 1944 A soldier discovers his wife has betrayed him by having an affair, prompting him to head home and save his marriage. Wartime drama, starring John Mills, Joy Shelton, Alastair Sim and Stewart Granger as the good-looking love rival (888)

The Comancheros (PG) 1961 Tough Texas Ranger Captain Jake Cutter joins forces with convict and gambling man Paul Regret in a covert operation to run a gang of gunmen out of the territory for supplying Indians with arms and alcohol. Western, starring John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Lee Marvin, Ina Berlin and Nehemiah Persoff (888)

Escape to Athena (PG) 1979 A group of World War Two Allied PoWs plans to defy the SS by taking part in a prison break and art robbery, with the help of a liberal camp commandant. Action adventure, with Roger Moore, David Niven, Telly Savalas, Elliott Gould, Stefanie Powers and Claudia Cardinale (888)

Blithe Spirit (U) 1945 A novelist is shocked to find the ghost of his first wife haunting him and his new spouse, and sets out to find a way of getting rid of the annoying apparition. He employs the services of a local clairvoyant in an attempt to drive the ghoul away but her methods seem doomed to failure. David Lean's adaptation of Noel Coward's supernatural comedy, starring Rex Harrison, Kay Hammond and Margaret Rutherford, with Coward himself providing the narration (888)

Star Trek: Nemesis (12) 2002 The crew of the Starship Enterprise is sent to form an alliance with old enemies the Romulans after the alien empire is taken over by a new leader a clone of Captain Picard. Though claiming to want peace, Starfleet's finest soon realise he has more sinister plans in mind, involving a doomsday weapon that could destroy Earth. Sci-fi adventure, starring Patrick Stewart, Tom Hardy and Brent Spiner (888)

Nacho Libre (12) 2006 A Mexican friar working as a cook in an orphanage adopts the guise of a masked contestant to enter a wrestling competition so he can win money to feed the children and hopefully impress a beautiful nun. Comedy, starring Jack Black, Ana de la Reguera, Hector Jimenez and Cesar Gonzalez (888)

The Libertine (18) 2004 Biopic of 17th-century poet and author John Wilmot who caused various scandals due to his dashing and debauched behaviour. Becoming a close friend of Charles II, the rebellious writer enjoyed a relationship with a beautiful actress, but his lifestyle eventually caught up with him when he was exiled from Britain and later contracted syphilis. Starring Johnny Depp, John Malkovich and Samantha Morton

Summer with Monika (PG) 1953 A wayward teenager embarks on a romantic holiday with an errand boy and ends up pregnant but their idyllic relationship turns sour as the trials of parenthood begin to take their toll. Ingmar Bergman's drama, starring Harriet Andersson and Lars Ekborg

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