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Lost (PG) 1956 The events following a baby's abduction are followed from the point of view of the kidnappers, the police, the media, and the youngster's frantic parents. As the investigation into the disappearance gets under way, clues are in short supply leaving officers desperately hoping for the break which will help them find the villains and save the victim. Drama, starring David Farrar, David Knight, Thora Hird and Julia Arnall (888)

Hoodlum Empire (PG) 1952 A gangster is hailed a hero on his return home from World War Two and is determined to stay on the straight and narrow from now on. Unfortunately, he is summoned to testify against his old partners in crime, placing his life in danger as former associates try to silence him. Drama, starring Brian Donlevy, Claire Trevor, Forrest Tucker and Vera Ralston (888)

The Ghost and Mrs Muir (U) 1947 A lonely widow moves into a seaside cottage, despite rumours that it is haunted. Sure enough, she finds herself sharing her home with the spirit of a dead sea captain but his efforts to scare her away prove unsuccessful and a growing attraction develops between the pair as she agrees to write his biography. Romantic fantasy, starring Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison and George Sanders (888)

David and Bathsheba (U) 1951 King David embarks on a reckless affair with the wife of a loyal soldier, and arranges for her husband to be killed. In time he starts to neglect his duties to his people, finally incurring the wrath of God who sends drought and famine to plague the land, forcing David to atone. Biblical drama, starring Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Raymond Massey and Kieron Moore (888)

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (PG) 2004 Giant flying robots attack New York, but the heroic Sky Captain is on hand to save the day. Investigating the origin of the machines with the aid of a plucky reporter, he discovers an evil genius behind the disappearance of several scientists. Sci-fi adventure, combining computer-generated sets with real actors, starring Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie, and featuring appearances by a digitally recreated Laurence Olivier (888)

The Client (15) 1994 A Mafia lawyer tells a boy where a politician's body is buried, just before committing suicide, prompting a team of district attorneys to pump the young witness for information. The streetwise kid, fearing for his family's safety, refuses to take the stand and seeks out his own representation in the form of small-time lawyer. Courtroom thriller, based on the novel by John Grisham, starring Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Renfro, Mary-Louise Parker and Antony LaPaglia (888)

Rosemary's Baby (18) 1968 A desperate pregnant woman begins to suspect her husband is a member of a Satanic cult with sinister plans for her baby. Roman Polanski's horror, based on the novel by Ira Levin, and starring Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Oscar-winner Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer and Ralph Bellamy

The Low Down (18) 2000 A twentysomething props-maker living in north London struggles to get to grips with his new girlfriend thanks to the intervention of assorted friends and the spectre of his past. Drama, starring Aidan Gillen, Kate Ashfield and Dean Lennox Kelly (888)

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