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Dragonwyck (PG) 1946 Nicholas Van Ryn, a wealthy Dutch immigrant in 1840s New York becomes infatuated with a visiting distant relative, and poisons his hated wife so that the two can marry. However, the early death of his only son proves too much for Nicholas, and he is driven over the edge, putting his new spouse in danger. Gothic drama, starring Vincent Price, Gene Tierney, Vivienne Osborne, Walter Huston and Glenn Langan

From Hell to Texas (U) 1958 A wandering cowboy accidentally kills a man and finds himself pursued by his victim's vengeful brothers. Finding shelter with a kindly ranch owner, the wanted man gradually falls in love with his host's daughter, but struggles with the knowledge that he may be caught at any moment. Western, starring Don Murray, Diane Varsi, Chill Wills and Dennis Hopper (888)

The Riddle of the Sands (PG) 1978 An English yachtsman sailing round the coast of Germany in 1901 encounters a naval officer who has betrayed his country. Enlisting the aid of a friend, he discovers a plan by Kaiser Wilhelm to invade Britain which they are the only ones in a position to stop. Spy thriller, starring Simon MacCorkindale, Michael York and Jenny Agutter (888)

Barefoot in the Park (PG) 1967 A newlywed couple move into a studio apartment in Greenwich Village. However, their cosy nest doesn't really live up to expectations, and the duo soon discover there's a hole in the roof, the lift is out of order, the heating isn't working and their neighbours are somewhat on the eccentric side. Neil Simon's comedy, starring Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Mildred Natwick and Charles Boyer

A Walk in the Clouds (PG) 1995 A disillusioned salesman, recently returned from World War Two, meets a pregnant woman who is anxious about returning to her strict parents' vineyard, so he agrees to pose as her husband to calm the waters. But once there, he is reluctant to give up the pleasures of the simple life, despite having a real wife back home. Romantic drama, starring Keanu Reeves, Anthony Quinn and Aitana Sanchez-Gijon (888)

Date Movie (12) 2006 Julia Jones meets the man of her dreams but has to contend with a jealous rival and the disapproval of her parents before she can get him up the aisle. Spoof of romantic comedies, starring Alyson Hannigan, Adam Campbell, Fred Willard and Jennifer Coolidge (888)

Black Book (15) 2006 A Jewish woman joins the Dutch resistance after her family is murdered by the Nazis while trying to escape the country. Working as a singer, she seduces a Gestapo officer and uses their affair as a way of infiltrating Nazi high command, but finds herself caught up in a dangerous double life as she begins to fall in love with him. World War Two thriller, with Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman and Halina Reijn

Privates on Parade (15) 1982 A strict major is placed in command of a military song and dance troupe on a mission to entertain British forces in Singapore. However, the officer proves as much of a threat to his performers as the Communist forces trying to kill them, while a black marketeer in the group stirs up even more trouble. Comedy drama, with John Cleese and Denis Quilley (888)

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