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Wed 28 Jun

11:00am
Film All That Heaven Allows (1955)
A wealthy New England widow breaks all the taboos of her conservative social circle by falling madly in love with her younger gardener. Her friends and grown-up children are scandalised as she contemplates marrying him, leaving her with a dilemma - to either bow to convention or take a chance at being happy. Romantic drama, with Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Agnes Moorehead and Conrad Nagel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.8
12:45pm
Film The Lawless Breed (1953)
A gunslinger newly released from prison tells the story of his eventful life to a newspaper reporter in the hope of salvaging his brutal reputation. Fact-based Western, starring Rock Hudson and Julie Adams
(Subtitles)

2:25pm
Film Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1942)
The 19th-century sleuth and his indefatigable sidekick Watson are transported to Second World War London, where they set out to foil a Nazi attempt to steal part of an experimental weapon. Mystery thriller, starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 8
3:50pm
Film Mary, Queen of Scots (1971)
Historical biopic about the life and loves of the ill-fated 16th-century monarch, whose opposition to her cousin Elizabeth I led to her downfall and execution. Starring Vanessa Redgrave, Glenda Jackson, Timothy Dalton, Patrick McGoohan, Nigel Davenport and Ian Holm
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
6:25pm
Film Battleship (2012)
A reckless slacker joins the Navy, hoping to win the respect of his girlfriend's father, a stern admiral. He and his shipmates are put to the ultimate test as part of a force of vessels that must battle an invading fleet of powerful alien spaceships. Sci-fi adventure, starring Taylor Kitsch, Liam Neeson and Alexander Skarsgard. Edited for language and violence
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6
9:00pm
Film The Other Woman (2014)
A woman is devastated to learn her boyfriend is actually married, but when she meets his wife, they quickly become friends. When they discover he has a third secret lover, they decide to join forces and teach him a lesson. Comedy, starring Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Kate Upton and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.2
11:10pm
Film High Crimes (2002)
A leading attorney's idyllic life turns sour when her husband is accused by the military of slaughtering defenceless villagers in El Salvador. Her battle to prove his innocence leads to some unexpected and unsettling revelations, forcing her to question everything she knows about him. Thriller, starring Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Jim Caviezel, Adam Scott and Amanda Peet
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
1:25am
Film Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
A man suffering a midlife crisis tries to recapture his lost youth by going back to his old haunts with two equally unhappy friends and his teenage nephew. They end up being transported back to 1986 and are tempted to give themselves the lives they always wanted - despite warnings that they must not change anything. Sci-fi comedy, starring John Cusack, Clark Duke, Craig Robinson and Rob Corddry
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4

Thu 29 Jun

11:00am
Film The Long Gray Line (1955)
A rebellious Irish immigrant to America does not initially fit in when he joins the army, but an instructor sees his potential as a teacher and takes him on as an assistant. He spends the next five decades at a military academy, becoming an inspirational figure to generations of soldiers through both World Wars. Fact-based drama, starring Tyrone Power and Maureen O'Hara
(Subtitles)

1:45pm
Film Rear Window (1954)
A photographer is left housebound and in a wheelchair after breaking his leg in an accident. He passes the time watching the comings and goings of his neighbours in the apartment block opposite and becomes convinced one of them has committed a murder. However, he has trouble persuading anyone to believe his story. Hitchcock thriller, starring James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Raymond Burr, Thelma Ritter and Judith Evelyn
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
4:00pm
Film The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
Four brothers are reunited at their mother's funeral and discover their father was swindled out of his farm and subsequently murdered. However, as they set about avenging his death and reclaiming his land, a crook frames them for killing the sheriff. Western, starring John Wayne, Dean Martin, Earl Holliman, Michael Anderson Jr, James Gregory, George Kennedy and Dennis Hopper
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.6
6:35pm
Film Hugo (2011)
An orphan lives in the walls of a 1930s railway station, hiding from the inspector who would send him to an orphanage. He scours the station for parts to complete a clockwork robot belonging to his father, a quest which leads him to uncover a lonely shopkeeper's mysterious past. Martin Scorsese's family adventure, starring Asa Butterfield, Chloe Grace Moretz and Ben Kingsley
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.2
9:00pm
Film A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
A timid farmer abandoned by his girlfriend is fascinated by a mysterious woman who rides into his frontier town. He tries to act the part of a gunslinging Wild West hero to impress her, only to find himself facing a showdown with her notorious outlaw husband. Western spoof, directed by and starring Seth MacFarlane, with Charlize Theron and Liam Neeson
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.8
11:15pm
Film The Haunting (1999)
Three sleep-deprived people gather at a house haunted by evil spirits to take part in an insomnia study. It soon becomes clear they are really there to aid a scientist's investigation into the origins of fear - and from the very first night, the visitors find themselves facing their deepest and most secret terrors as they confront the unknown forces prowling the corridors. Horror remake, starring Liam Neeson, Lili Taylor, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Owen Wilson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
1:30am
Film Berberian Sound Studio (2012)
An introverted sound engineer used to working on nature documentaries is recruited by an Italian director, only to find himself working on a violent horror movie. The alien surroundings and constant repetition of disturbing imagery begins to take its toll on his sanity. Thriller, starring Toby Jones, Tonia Sotiropoulou and Antonio Mancino
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5

Fri 30 Jun

11:00am
Film The Professionals (1966)
A wealthy Texan hires four mercenaries to rescue his wife, who has been abducted and taken to Mexico by a bandit gang. However, when they find her, she refuses to leave and they have to take her by force - ending in a cross-border chase with the outlaws on their trail. Western adventure, with Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan, Woody Strode, Jack Palance and Claudia Cardinale
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
1:20pm
Film The Train (1964)
As the Allies look set to liberate Paris from the Nazi forces, the Germans resolve to take all they can from the city - and plot to transport national treasures back to Berlin. However, bold French Resistance forces vow to stop them, enlisting the help of a train inspector along the way. Second World War adventure, starring Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield, Jeanne Moreau and Michel Simon
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 8.8
4:05pm
Film The Odessa File (1974)
The detailed diaries of a former inmate of a concentration camp fall into the hands of an investigative journalist. Incensed by what he reads, he embarks on a crusade to discover the prison commandant's new identity and expose his crimes to the world. In the process, the trail leads him to a secret organisation that helped Nazi SS officers escape justice. Thriller, based on Frederick Forsyth's novel, starring Jon Voight, Derek Jacobi and siblings Maria and Maximilian Schell
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
6:40pm
Film Morning Glory (2010)
A TV producer fired from a news station takes over running an early morning TV show which is on the brink of cancellation. She tries to revive its flagging fortunes by hiring a foul-tempered veteran news reporter as the new host, only to find he and his co-presenter loathe each other. Comedy, with Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford and Diane Keaton
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
9:00pm
Film R.I.P.D (2013)
A cop is murdered in the line of duty by his crooked partner, and ends up recruited by a supernatural police force. Teaming up with a Wild West lawman, he is sent back to Earth to prevent ghosts from causing chaos and uncovers a plot to overrun the land of the living with evil spirits. Fantasy adventure, with Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.7
10:55pm
Film Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012)
A young man destined to become one of America's greatest presidents witnesses his mother being killed by a vampire, and devotes his life to battling the undead. As he rises to take his place in the White House during the Civil War, he discovers the bloodsuckers are the real power behind the Confederacy. Fantasy thriller based on Seth Grahame-Smith's novel, starring Benjamin Walker and Dominic Cooper
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
1:00am
Film Stripes (1981)
Two layabouts enlist in the US army in the mistaken belief that a modern serviceman's life is the equivalent of a luxury holiday. However, the pair quickly realise military duty is much more rigorous than either of them could ever have imagined, while a jaunt in a commandeered high-tech vehicle creates an international incident when they cross into enemy territory. Comedy, with Bill Murray, Harold Ramis, Sean Young, Warren Oates, John Candy and Judge Reinhold
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4

Sat 1 Jul

11:00am
Film Stuart Little (1999)
An American couple decide their son needs a brother, and plan to adopt another child - but when they get to the orphanage they are greeted by a charming talking mouse named Stuart, who fits the bill perfectly. However, their jealous cat hatches a plot to get rid of the new arrival. Comedy adventure, starring Geena Davis and Hugh Laurie, with the voice of Michael J Fox
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
1:00pm
Film Hugo (2011)
An orphan lives in the walls of a 1930s railway station, hiding from the inspector who would send him to an orphanage. He scours the station for parts to complete a clockwork robot belonging to his father, a quest which leads him to uncover a lonely shopkeeper's mysterious past. Martin Scorsese's family adventure, starring Asa Butterfield, Chloe Grace Moretz and Ben Kingsley
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.2
3:25pm
Film Dunston Checks In (1996)
A gentleman jewel thief's pet orang-utan runs amok in a swanky hotel, causing endless problems for the put-upon manager who has enough on his plate trying to ensure the establishment successfully attains a six-star rating. Family comedy, starring Jason Alexander, Rupert Everett, Faye Dunaway, Eric Lloyd and Paul Reubens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
5:10pm
Film The Rewrite (2014)
A washed-up Hollywood screenwriter takes a job at a small university, planning to exploit his position as a local celebrity and do as little work as possible. His cynical outlook begins to change when he falls for a single mother working toward her degree, while a talented pupil makes him consider what he wants from his life. Romantic comedy, with Hugh Grant, Marisa Tomei, Allison Janney and JK Simmons
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4
7:20pm
Film Chronicle (2012)
Three teenagers develop superhuman abilities after exploring a mysterious cave. They delight in experimenting with what they are able to do, documenting their actions on video. However, one of them lets his new-found power go to his head, and as he begins using it to evil ends, the others realise only they can stop him. Sci-fi thriller, starring Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell and Michael B Jordan
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4
9:00pm
Film Bad Neighbours (2014)
A couple living in suburbia and adjusting to new parenthood are determined to prove they can still be cool when a household of students moves in next door. However, when their raucous neighbours' wild parties disrupt their lives, they decide to fight back, leading to a vicious cycle of one-upmanship. Comedy, starring Seth Rogen, Zac Efron and Rose Byrne
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
10:50pm
Film Extraterrestrial (2014)
Five college friends spending a weekend in a remote cabin fear for their lives when they accidentally blunder onto a conspiracy theorist's land. The situation grows far more terrifying when a UFO crash lands nearby, and the surviving occupant comes looking for human prey. Sci-fi horror, starring Brittany Allen and Freddie Stroma
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.6
12:55am
Film Five Deadly Venoms (1978)
The dying master of a powerful clan dispatches his last student Yang Tieh on a mission to check on the activities of five former pupils he fears may be using their abilities for evil purposes. However, they are all masters of a specific martial arts style, while Yang Tieh barely has a grounding in each, and they are living under assumed identities in locations unknown. Martial arts adventure, starring Chiang Sheng. In Mandarin
(In Vision)

Sun 2 Jul

11:00am
Film The Ladykillers (1955)
A criminal mastermind and his gang come up with a cunning scheme to steal a fortune, but their plan is threatened by the unsuspecting elderly landlady of the boarding house they are staying in. They decide to dispose of her, which proves easier said than done. Classic Ealing comedy, with Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom, Katie Johnson, Cecil Parker, Danny Green and Jack Warner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
1:00pm
Film The Parent Trap (1961)
When twins sisters meet for the first time at summer camp, they decide it is high time their estranged parents got back together again, and hatch an ingenious plan to reunite them by swapping places with each other. Disney comedy, starring Hayley Mills in a dual role as both sisters, alongside Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith and Leo G Carroll
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.1
3:35pm
Film Moomins on the Riviera (2014)
Premiere. The Moomins, Little My and Snorkmaiden embark on a sea journey that, after overcoming storms and desert island dangers, leads the family to the Riviera, the place that puts their unity to the test. Children's animation, with the voices of Russell Tovey and Tracy-Ann Oberman
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

5:10pm
Film Evolution (2001)
Two science teachers investigate a mysterious meteor and discover it is oozing a strange fluid containing millions of minuscule but rapidly evolving organisms - which start to turn into terrifying alien monsters with a taste for human flesh. Sci-fi comedy, starring David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Julianne Moore, Seann William Scott, Dan Aykroyd and Ted Levine
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
7:20pm
Film Airplane! (1980)
The passengers on board an ill-fated airliner become increasingly jittery when the flight crew flounder during a food-poisoning crisis. As ground control personnel struggle heroically to ensure the plane lands safely, a traumatised war veteran must face his fear to take the controls. Spoof disaster movie, starring Robert Hays, Leslie Nielsen, Robert Stack and Lloyd Bridges
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2
9:00pm
Film The Monuments Men (2014)
Seven experts in fine art are assembled into a military platoon during the Second World War, and given an unusual mission. They are sent into occupied Europe to recover priceless works of art that have fallen into Nazi hands and ensure the masterpieces survive the conflict. Fact-based drama, directed by and starring George Clooney. With Matt Damon, Bill Murray and Cate Blanchett
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
11:20pm
Film Monsters (2010)
An area of Mexico is sealed off when a space probe crash leaves it inhabited by vast alien creatures. An American photographer based in the country is given the job of escorting his boss's daughter back to the US, forcing them to make a dangerous journey through the quarantine zone and confront the personal crises they are fleeing from. Sci-fi drama, with Whitney Able and Scoot McNairy
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
1:10am
Film Bullhead (2011)
A cattle farmer enters into an illegal business arrangement with a crooked vet and an infamous beef trader. However, the deal leads to his involvement in the murder of a police officer, and also brings his own personal secrets to light. Crime thriller, starring Matthias Schoenaerts and Jeroen Perceval. In Dutch and French
(In Vision)

Rating: 5.3

Mon 3 Jul

11:00am
Film The Lawless Breed (1953)
A gunslinger newly released from prison tells the story of his eventful life to a newspaper reporter in the hope of salvaging his brutal reputation. Fact-based Western, starring Rock Hudson and Julie Adams
(Subtitles)

12:40pm
Film The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
A burnt-out British spy is ordered to venture undercover in East Germany. He begins by faking his resignation and subsequent alcoholic depression to dupe the enemy into trusting him, but, as he becomes further embroiled in his mission, he comes to realise that he is merely a pawn. Espionage thriller, based on John Le Carre's novel, starring Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Oskar Werner and Peter Van Eyck
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 8.5
2:55pm
Film The War Wagon (1967)
A convict is released from prison and swears vengeance on the corrupt mining contractor who took his gold-rich land. On the way, he encounters an old enemy who reveals that the gold from the mine is about to be transported in an armoured stagecoach - and suggests they join forces to steal it. Western, starring John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Bruce Cabot and Howard Keel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.1
5:05pm
Film The Great St Trinian's Train Robbery (1966)
A crook and his cronies stash the money from a train heist in a deserted old mansion, planning to recover it in good time. However, several years later, when the thieves arrive to collect their loot, they discover the building has been turned into a school for girls where the pupils have become infamous for their escapades. Comedy, starring Frankie Howerd, Dora Bryan, Reg Varney and George Cole
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
7:00pm
Film The Phantom (1996)
A jungle-dwelling masked adventurer leaves his African home for New York in a bid to stop the power-crazed schemes of an evil industrialist. The tycoon is on the hunt for three legendary magical skulls, which can be combined to form the ultimate weapon. Superhero adventure, starring Billy Zane, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Treat Williams and Patrick McGoohan
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6
9:00pm
Film Monsters: Dark Continent (2014)
Premiere. The Infected Zones have now spread worldwide and giant alien creatures have infested the Middle East. A US military force is deployed to destroy the monsters, as well as dealing with local insurgents. Sci-fi sequel set 10 years after the original film, starring Johnny Harris, Sam Keeley and Joe Dempsie
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

11:20pm
Film The Impossible (2012)
A British family spends Christmas in Thailand, only to get caught up in the 2004 tsunami. While his mother lies injured in hospital, the eldest son ventures into the ensuing chaos to search for his father and younger brothers, whom he was separated from during the crisis. Drama, with Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor and Tom Holland
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.8
1:30am
Film Family Business (1989)
Reformed crook Vito has turned away from a life of crime - much to the dismay of his criminal father, Jessie. However, when his son Adam comes up with a supposedly foolproof plan for a robbery, Jessie is quick to get involved - forcing Vito to grudgingly abandon the straight and narrow to keep an eye on his family. Crime comedy, with Sean Connery, Dustin Hoffman, Matthew Broderick and Rosana DeSoto
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7