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The Long Memory[SUB BW]
A man is released from prison after serving a 12-year sentence for a crime he did not commit, and immediately sets about tracking down three witnesses who lied in court, bringing about his conviction. However, as he seeks revenge, he discovers the case is more complicated than expected. Thriller, starring John Mills, Elizabeth Sellars, John McCallum and Geoffrey KeenFilm/Detective/Thriller

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell[SUB]
In the 1920s, an American colonel accuses the War Department of criminal negligence for denying the air force the funding it needs - but the powers-that-be still regard aircraft as an irrelevant part of the military, and respond by putting him on trial. Oscar-nominated courtroom drama, starring Gary Cooper and Rod Steiger, with Ralph Bellamy and Elizabeth MontgomeryFilm/General Movie/Drama

North To Alaska[SUB]
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 KovacsFilm/Adventure/War/Comedy/Comedy

Carry On up the Khyber[SUB]
British forces in Colonial India find themselves in trouble when a local ruler discovers the soldiers' fearsome reputation is quite undeserved - prompting open rebellion. Comedy, starring Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Roy Castle, Joan Sims and Bernard BresslawFilm/Comedy

One Fine Day
The working day for two mismatched single professionals is thrown into turmoil when their children have to stay at home after missing a school trip. The pair agree to take it in turns to babysit while struggling to stick to their hectic work schedules - but over the course of the day their feelings for one another blossom unexpectedly. Romantic comedy, starring George Clooney, Michelle Pfeiffer, Charles Durning and Mae WhitmanFilm/Comedy

A rebellious girl spends her formative years in Tehran during the Iranian revolution and the rise of religious fundamentalism after the war with Iraq. As she enters her teens her family send her away to Austria to study, but living in the West presents its own challenges. Adaptation of Marjane Satrapi's autobiographical novel, with the voices of Chiara Mastroianni and Catherine DeneuveFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

Basic Instinct 2[SUB AD]
Seductive femme fatale Catherine Tramell is suspected of murder once again when her latest lover dies in an unexplained car crash. A police psychologist is brought in to assess her mental state, but instead gets drawn into her sexual mind games. Thriller sequel, starring Sharon Stone, David Morrissey, David Thewlis and Charlotte RamplingFilm/Detective/Thriller

Cabaret Balkan
Goran Paskaljevic's series of vignettes adapted from Dejan Dukovski's play, set in Belgrade during the course of a cold winter's night, as taxi drivers, policemen and shady dealers drink, chat and fall out. Starring Mira Banjac, Ivan Bekjarev and Mirjana JokovicFilm/General Movie/Drama