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The Drum (U) 1938 A courageous prince in early 20th-century India enlists the help of the British Army to defeat his villainous uncle, who murdered his father and seized the throne. Adventure, directed by Zoltan Korda and starring Raymond Massey, Sabu, Roger Livesey, Valerie Hobson and David Tree (888)

The Animal (12) 2001 A hapless wimp dreams of becoming a police officer, but thinks his chance has gone following a car accident which leaves him critically injured. That is, until a scientist offers to make his physique better than ever before by rebuilding him with the body parts of animals. All seems well, until some beastly traits begin to emerge. Comedy, starring Rob Schneider, Edward Asner and Colleen Haskell

A Kid for Two Farthings (U) 1955 A six-year-old boy from London's East End is fascinated by the stories of an elderly neighbour, who tells him about the strange powers of the mythical unicorn. The lad sets out to find such a magical beast, only to encounter a single-horned goat. Certain he has found the creature he was looking for, he takes it home and sets about trying to make wishes come true. Drama, with Jonathan Ashmore, Celia Johnson, Diana Dors and David Kossoff (888)

Boy on a Dolphin (PG) 1957 Sophia Loren made her American film debut in this romantic adventure, playing a sponge diver who discovers a number of priceless artefacts hidden inside a sunken ship off the coast of her Greek island home. When her boyfriend hears of the find he plots a way to sell them to the highest bidder, but the presence of an American archaeologist ruins his plans and his love life. Alan Ladd and Clifton Webb co-star

Unconditional Love (15) 2002 A middle-aged woman is shocked when her husband unexpectedly leaves her. In a bid to cheer herself up she plans to attend a concert by her favourite singer only for the star to be murdered before the show takes place. With nothing left to lose, she flies to Wales to attend the funeral, and quickly forms an unlikely friendship with her late hero's gay lover. Comedy drama, starring Kathy Bates, Dan Aykroyd, Rupert Everett and Meredith Eaton

The Untouchables (15) 1987 Incorruptible federal agent Eliot Ness is assigned the task of fighting organised crime in prohibition-era Chicago and bringing the notorious crime boss Al Capone to justice. Finding his investigations are disrupted by police corruption, he forms his own elite squad to take on the Mob. Brian De Palma's crime thriller, starring Kevin Costner, Robert De Niro, Andy Garcia and Sean Connery, who won an Oscar for his performance (888)

Once Upon a Time in America (18) 1984 Elderly New York gangster Noodles returns to his old haunts in the 1960s, prompting him to cast his mind back to how he and his friends rose through the ranks of Manhattan's underworld during the Depression and the Prohibition era. Sergio Leone's epic crime drama, starring Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Tuesday Weld, Treat Williams, Joe Pesci and Burt Young (888)

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