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Winter Light (PG) 1962 A respected priest living in the Swedish countryside struggles with a crisis of faith and mourns the moral decline of his congregation. Ingmar Bergman's religious drama, starring Ingrid Thulin, Max von Sydow and Gunnar Bjornstrand

It's in the Bag! (U) 1945 A flea circus owner is overjoyed to receive a large sum of money in a friend's will, only to discover he's inherited a group of antique chairs which he promptly sells without realising there's more to them than meets the eye. Comedy, starring Fred Allen, Jack Benny and William Bendix, and featuring a cameo appearance by Don Ameche (888)

Whirlpool (PG) 1949 A woman finds herself unable to control her kleptomania, and in desperation, turns to a hypnotist for help. What she doesn't know is that the mesmerist is also a murderer, and when she awakes from her trance, she finds herself in the frame for the villain's most recent crime. Melodrama, starring Gene Tierney, Jose Ferrer, Richard Conte and Charles Bickford (888)

North to Alaska (U) 1960 Gold prospector Sam travels to Seattle to fetch his partner George's fiancee. When he discovers she has married someone else, Sam takes it upon himself to find a suitable replacement. Unfortunately, his attempts to bring the substitute bride and George together do not go to plan, and a conman in the meantime is trying to get his hands on their gold. Comedy Western, starring John Wayne, Stewart Granger, Capucine and Ernie Kovacs (888)

Made in America (12) 1993 A school project leads a black woman to discover she is the product of artificial insemination. When she tracks down her biological father, she is horrified to find that he is a brash white second-hand car salesman, notorious for his outrageous TV ads, and with little inclination to take on the responsibilities of parenthood. Romantic comedy, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Ted Danson, Nia Long and Will Smith

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)

One Night at McCool's (15) 2001 Three men fall under the spell of beautiful seductress Liv Tyler. But as each recounts his meeting with her, it becomes increasingly clear that she has an ulterior motive for encouraging their attentions. Black comedy, with Tyler on fine form in the lead, alongside Matt Dillon, Michael Douglas, John Goodman and Paul Reiser (888)

La Cienaga (15) 2000 Two cousins, one rich and one poor, living in a provincial, Argentinean town, struggle to manage their numerous unruly children and apathetic husbands in the middle of an oppressive heatwave. As storms brew and the townsfolk are enthralled by a religious vision, relations in the family spiral out of control. Drama, starring Mercedes Moran and Garciela Borges

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