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The Mudlark (U) 1950 An orphan finds a picture of Queen Victoria, and becomes determined to meet her, but the grieving monarch has lived a life of seclusion since the death of her husband 13 years previously. The youngster breaks into Windsor castle, embarking on a series of adventures and helping Prime Minister Disraeli to persuade the Queen to return to public life. Drama, with Andrew Ray, Alec Guinness and Irene Dunne (888)

Crocodile Dundee II (PG) 1988 The rugged Australian adventurer sets out to save his reporter girlfriend from New York drug dealers. Having rescued her from their clutches, he realises they will soon be coming after him so decides to even the odds by luring them to the Outback for a showdown. Comedy adventure sequel, starring Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon and Charles S Dutton (888)

The Iron Petticoat (U) 1956 A female Russian pilot defects to the West due to anger at sexual discrimination in the Soviet Air Force. A US Air Force officer tries to convince the committed communist of the benefits of life in the West and romance blossoms but the KGB are soon stalking the couple. Comedy, starring Bob Hope, Katharine Hepburn, James Robertson Justice and Robert Helpmann co-star (888)

An Affair to Remember (U) 1957 Love blossoms on the high seas for a playboy bachelor and a former nightclub singer during a transatlantic cruise. When the liner comes into dock at New York they agree to wait for six months and meet at the Empire State Building, hoping to prove to each other their relationship is more than a shipboard affair. Romantic drama, starring Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Cathleen Nesbitt, Richard Denning and Neva Patterson

Cheaper By the Dozen 2 (PG) 2005 Tom and Kate Baker and their 12 children are enjoying a final holiday together at their lakeside summer cabin before the last of the kids fly the nest. All is sunshine and roses until Tom realises his arch-rival Jimmy and his family are also holidaying nearby and, even though the youngsters are having fun, the dads succumb to increasing displays of one-upmanship. Comedy sequel, with Steve Martin, Eugene Levy, Bonnie Hunt, Hilary Duff and Carmen Electra (888)

Sleepy Hollow (15) 1999 A sceptical 18th-century detective is sent to a small village supposedly terrorised by a demonic headless horseman that decapitates its victims. The investigator refuses to believe in the supernatural, convinced a human killer is behind the murders but the legends soon prove to be all too true. Tim Burton's gothic horror, starring Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci and Miranda Richardson (888)

The Business (18) 2005 Jailbird Frankie flees Britain to start a new life on the Costa del Sol. He is soon drawn into the inner circle of a British gangster living in exile, but his relationship with a psychotic crook's girlfriend threatens to bring his criminal career to an abrupt end. Eighties-set comedy drama, starring Danny Dyer, Tamer Hassan and Geoff Bell (888)

The Death of Mr Lazarescu (15) 2005 An elderly man is convinced he is seriously ill but his heavy drinking gives doctors cause to think that he is only hung over. At last he meets a sympathetic paramedic who realises he is telling the truth, but the old man's problems continue as the pair embark on a tedious journey through run-down city hospitals, encountering indifference and bureaucracy along the way. Romanian comedy drama, starring Iaon Fiscuteanu and Luminita Gheorghiu

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