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Sat 23 Oct

6:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Ridley Scott
Season 1 Episode 65/91

Ridley Scott, the director behind Gladiator, Alien, Alien Covenant, and Blade Runner, discusses his first films, favourite movies and secrets to success

Rating: 7.1
6:35am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Michael Apted
Season 1 Episode 42/91

Interview with Michael Apted, director of Gorillas in the Mist, Coal Miner's Daughter and Amazing Grace

Rating: 7.1
7:10am
Film Sergeant Rutledge (1960)
A cavalry lieutenant defends a black soldier accused of the murder of a commanding officer and the rape and killing of his daughter in late 19th-century Arizona, but finds himself facing hatred, bigotry and corrupt witnesses in his pursuit of justice. John Ford's Western courtroom drama, starring Woody Strode, Jeffrey Hunter, Constance Towers and Willis Bouchey

Rating: 6
9:30am
Film Westbound (1959)
A former Union soldier is employed by a stagecoach company to guard a large gold shipment being transported across the country. Meanwhile, a loyal follower of the defeated Confederacy is plotting to steal the bullion to revive the cause, but his plans are confounded by traitorous henchmen and his wife, who was once the lover of the Union veteran. Western, with Randolph Scott, Andrew Duggan and Virginia Mayo

Rating: 5.6
11:00am
Film Sierra Stranger (1957)
A penniless miner comes to the aid of a man being attacked by two men he claims were trying to steal his land. However, he soon discovers things are not quite so clear cut, and that the apparent victim of the crime may have actually been the perpetrator. Western, starring Howard Duff and Gloria McGehee

12:35pm
Film Jet Pilot (1957)
A Soviet pilot lands her aircraft at an American air force base in Alaska and asks for asylum. She refuses to disclose any military secrets and Colonel Jim Shannon is ordered to seduce her to gain information, but finds himself falling in love. Romantic adventure, starring John Wayne, Janet Leigh, Jay C Flippen and Paul Fix

Rating: 2.1
3:00pm
Film Ghost Town (1956)
A stagecoach comes under attack, and the crisis forces the passengers to reveal their deepest secrets as the pressure mounts. Western, starring Kent Taylor and John Smith

Rating: 5.7
4:45pm
Film Stars in My Crown (1950)
A roving preacher settles in a small Southern town and dispenses the word of God to the residents with the Bible in one hand and a six-gun in the other. Western drama, starring Joel McCrea, Ellen Drew and Dean Stockwell

6:40pm
Film The Last Hunt (1956)
Cruel and bloodthirsty buffalo hunter Charlie Gilson comes into conflict with his world-weary companion Sandy. The tension between them comes to a head when Gilson kills a group of Native Americans and takes one of the women captive, prompting Sandy to step in and protect her. Western, starring Robert Taylor, Stewart Granger and Debra Paget

8:45pm
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
9:00pm
Film Contagion (2011)
A deadly virus sweeps across the globe, and an international team of scientists struggles to both find a vaccine and prevent the disease spreading further. The husband of one of the first victims tries to cope with the impact on his family, while an online conspiracy theorist claims to have developed a cure. Thriller, with Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law and Laurence Fishburne

Rating: 7
11:15pm
Film Out for Justice (1991)
A tough Brooklyn cop learns that his partner and best friend has been murdered in front of his family by a vicious drug dealer, the pair's lifelong enemy and the scourge of the neighbourhood. The detective heads into the underworld on a one-man vengeance mission, but finds the killer's criminal bosses are also hunting for him. Action thriller, with Steven Seagal, William Forsythe and Jerry Orbach

Rating: 3.8
1:05am
Film Point Blank (1967)
A gangster meets up with his wife and his partner-in-crime to divide the spoils of a robbery, only for them to shoot him and take all the money, leaving him for dead. However, the betrayed crook survives, and years later, tracks them down to Los Angeles, where he murders his way through the underworld seeking revenge. Crime thriller directed by John Boorman and starring Lee Marvin, John Vernon, Angie Dickinson and Keenan Wynn

Rating: 7.9
3:00am
Film The Navajo Trail (1945)
Two US marshals investigate the murder of a ranger and bring a gang of horse thieves to justice. While one poses as an outlaw to infiltrate the band of crooks, his partner goes undercover as a horse thief, hoping to lure them into a trap by claiming to know where Navajo ponies can be found. Western, starring Johnny Mack Brown and Raymond Hatton

4:00am
Close Up
Ewan McGregor
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
4:30am
Close Up
James Franco
Profile of James Franco

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Jon Favreau
Season 1 Episode 74/91

An interview with actor and film-maker Jon Favreau, best known for directing the first two Iron Man movies, Elf and Disney remake The Jungle Book

Rating: 7.1
5:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
M Night Shyamalan
Season 1 Episode 75/91

Interview with M Night Shyamalan, director of The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable, The Lady in the Water, and Split

Rating: 7.1

Sun 24 Oct

6:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
John Woo
Season 1 Episode 80/91

Interview with John Woo, director of Hong Kong thrillers Bullet in the Head and Hard Boiled, as well as Hollywood action movies Face/Off and Broken Arrow

Rating: 7.1
6:35am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
John Boorman
Season 1 Episode 81/91

Interview with John Boorman, director of Deliverance, Excalibur, Point Blank and Zardoz

Rating: 7.1
7:10am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Alan Parker
Season 1 Episode 32/91

Interviews with leading film-makers in which they talk about their careers. British director Alan Parker discusses his movies, which include Bugsy Malone, Midnight Express, Fame, Come See the Paradise, Angela's Ashes and Evita

Rating: 7.1
7:45am
Film Dial M for Murder (1954)
A former tennis champion suspects his wife is having an affair, so he hatches a plan to have her killed and inherit her fortune. He succeeds in blackmailing a disgraced former soldier into murdering her and making it look like a burglary. However, the plan backfires when the intended victim kills the would-be assassin. Alfred Hitchcock's thriller, starring Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Robert Cummings and John Williams

Rating: 9
9:55am
Film Doctor Zhivago (1965)
A married Russian physician falls in love with another woman, but as their passionate affair plays out against the raging backdrop of the First World War and the Bolshevik revolution, he is torn between his desires and his loyalty to his wife. David Lean's epic drama based on Boris Pasternak's novel, starring Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin, Rod Steiger, Alec Guinness, Ralph Richardson, Tom Courtenay and Klaus Kinski

Rating: 8.3
1:50pm
Film The Hawk of Wild River (1952)
A gunslinger rides out to bring down a gang of bandits, only to find the leader has been jailed for murdering a sherriff. He helps the prisoner to break out of prison, so he can find out where the rest of the gang are hiding out and discover where their next planned robbery will take place. Western, starring Charles Starrett and Jock Mahoney

3:00pm
Film Gun Fight (1961)
A military veteran hopes to start a new life running a cattle ranch alongside his brother, whom he does not realise is part of a band of outlaws. On learning the truth, he rejects the chance to follow a life of crime and goes into business by himself, ultimately persuading his brother to go straight and join him. However, the brothers soon come under attack from the rest of the gang. Western, starring James Brown and Joan Staley

4:30pm
Film Gunmen from Laredo (1959)
A rancher swears to avenge his wife's murder, but gets sent to prison after killing one of the culprit's henchman in self-defence. He breaks out and saves the life of a Mescalero woman, who agrees to help him find his way through the wilderness so he can return home and get his revenge. Western, starring Robert Knapp and Maureen Hingert

5:55pm
Film Rio Bravo (1959)
Sheriff John T Chance and his drunken deputy Dude make a courageous stand against a rancher and his hired guns, who are threatening to tear apart a peace-loving town if a murderer being held in the local jail is not released. Howard Hawks' Western, starring John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Walter Brennan and Angie Dickinson, who won a Golden Globe for Most Promising Newcomer for her portrayal of Feathers

Rating: 7.6
8:45pm
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
9:00pm
Film Copycat (1995)
A gifted psychologist who is an authority on serial killers is left traumatised by an attempt on her life and becomes agoraphobic. Unable to leave her apartment, she nevertheless aids the police in the pursuit of a publicity-seeking mass murderer re-enacting famous killings. Thriller, with Sigourney Weaver, Holly Hunter, Harry Connick Jr, Dermot Mulroney, William McNamara and Will Patton

Rating: 7.3
11:35pm
Film Maximum Risk (1996)
A French detective discovers he had a twin brother who was murdered, and enlists the help of his dead sibling's girlfriend to search New York's underworld to track down and destroy the Russian mobsters responsible for the killing. Action thriller, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Natasha Henstridge, Zach Grenier, Jean-Hugues Anglade and Paul Ben-Victor

Rating: 6.7
1:40am
Film The VIPs (1963)
A group of mismatched jet-setters simmer in an emotional pressure-cooker as bad weather forces an unscheduled overnight stay at a London airport. Drama, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Margaret Rutherford, Maggie Smith, Orson Welles and Rod Taylor

Rating: 3.3
3:50am
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
4:00am
Close Up
Idris Elba
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
4:30am
Close Up
Alec Baldwin
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Danny Boyle
Season 2 Episode 18/

Oscar-winning English director and screenwriter Danny Boyle discusses the bold visual imagery and exuberant energy in his films, which include Trainspotting and Slumdog Millionaire

Rating: 7.1
5:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Joel Schumacher
Season 1 Episode 1/91

Interview with Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, The Lost Boys and A Time to Kill

Rating: 7.1

Mon 25 Oct

6:00am
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
6:15am
Film The Lusty Men (1952)
A retired rodeo star returns to his hometown, where he offers to train an aspiring rider so he can win enough to realise his dream of buying his own ranch. Adventure, starring Robert Mitchum and Susan Hayward

8:30am
Film Waco (1966)
A rough Wyoming town descends further into lawlessness when the sheriff is murdered. An imprisoned gunfighter is offered a pardon if he will keep the peace, an assignment that leads to encounters with an old flame, now married to the local preacher, and the vengeful brothers of a man he killed. Western, starring Howard Keel and Jane Russell

10:20am
Film The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1961)
The lazy grandson of an Argentinian tycoon manages to prove his worth by fighting for the French Resistance during the Second World War. Melodrama, starring Glenn Ford, Ingrid Thulin, Charles Boyer and Lee J Cobb

1:30pm
Film Battle of the Bulge (1965)
A German tank commander is assigned to lead a surprise counter-attack against Allied forces as part of a last-ditch attempt to turn the tide of the Second World War and prevent the invasion of his country. An American intelligence officer realises what the enemy is planning, and tries to convince his superiors that they are facing a major offensive. Drama, starring Robert Shaw, Henry Fonda, Dana Andrews, Telly Savalas and Charles Bronson

Rating: 4.7
4:50pm
Film Stage to Tucson (1950)
A band of outlaws take advantage of growing tensions in the years before the American Civil War to carry out raids on stagecoaches, knowing Confederate sympathisers will get the blame. A hired gun form the stagecoach line and a Union soldier work together to catch the bandits, but end up falling out over a woman. Western, starring Rod Cameron and Wayne Morris

6:35pm
Film Operation: Daybreak (1975)
Fact-based Second World War drama about the assassination of leading Nazi Reinhard Heydrich and the subsequent search for the British-trained Czech patriots who killed him. As German forces scoured the countryside, the apparently insignificant village of Lidice came to bear the brunt of their rage. Starring Timothy Bottoms, Martin Shaw, Joss Ackland, Nicola Pagett, Anton Diffring and Anthony Andrews

Rating: 8.2
9:00pm
Film Run All Night (2015)
A hitman working for a longtime friend who has become head of a crime syndicate becomes disillusioned with his life and haunted by his past misdeeds. He is forced to turn against the syndicate and place himself in the firing line when he learns a hit has been ordered on his own estranged son. Action thriller, starring Liam Neeson and Ed Harris

Rating: 7.6
11:20pm
Film Play Dirty (1968)
An oil company executive posted to a North African port in the Second World War is stunned to discover his assignment includes actual frontline duty with the British army. He finds himself dispatched on a mission to destroy a German fuel reserve in the desert, and comes into conflict with a tough experienced soldier under his command. Adventure, starring Michael Caine, Nigel Davenport and Harry Andrews

Rating: 5
1:55am
Film The Natural (1984)
A baseball prodigy's dreams of sporting stardom are cut short when he gets shot. Once he has recovered from his injuries, he rejoins his team as a rookie recruit at an age when most players are thinking of retiring - only to enjoy an unexpected run of success. Drama, starring Robert Redford, Glenn Close, Kim Basinger, Robert Duvall and Barbara Hershey

Rating: 8.2
4:30am
Close Up
Jennifer Lawrence
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood Stars

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Barry Sonnenfeld
Season 1 Episode 10/91

Interview with Barry Sonnenfeld, director of Get Shorty, The Addams Family and the Men in Black movies

Rating: 7.1
5:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Barry Levinson
Season 1 Episode 11/91

Barry Levinson talks about his career, which has included hits such as Rain Man, Toys, Sleepers and Good Morning, Vietnam

Rating: 7.1

Tue 26 Oct

6:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Rob Reiner
Season 1 Episode 12/91

An interview with film-maker Rob Reiner, whose directing credits include A Few Good Men, Misery, When Harry Met Sally, The Princess Bride, Stand by Me and This Is Spinal Tap

Rating: 7.1
6:35am
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
6:55am
Film Gentle Annie (1944)
An undercover US Marshal is taken in and cared for by a family suspected of being train robbers _ will he be able to keep his personal and professional feelings separate as he is drawn closer to the clan? Western, starring Donna Reed, James Craig, Marjorie Main, Henry Morgan and Paul Langton

8:35am
Film The China Syndrome (1979)
A nuclear power plant controller discovers a potentially disastrous operational flaw but refuses to report it. A visiting TV journalist and cameraman pick up on the story - but as they struggle to get the news on air, a quick-witted engineer realises the danger is far more pronounced than anyone suspects. Thriller, starring Jane Fonda, Michael Douglas, Jack Lemmon and Scott Brady

Rating: 7.2
11:05am
Film Jet Pilot (1957)
A Soviet pilot lands her aircraft at an American air force base in Alaska and asks for asylum. She refuses to disclose any military secrets and Colonel Jim Shannon is ordered to seduce her to gain information, but finds himself falling in love. Romantic adventure, starring John Wayne, Janet Leigh, Jay C Flippen and Paul Fix

Rating: 2.1
1:30pm
Film Murder at the Gallop (1963)
Miss Marple focuses her powers of deduction on the case of an elderly and wealthy recluse apparently frightened to death by a cat. But the inquisitive spinster's suspicions are aroused when she learns four of the dead man's relatives stand to benefit from his demise. Mystery, starring Margaret Rutherford, Flora Robson, Robert Morley, Stringer Davis and Charles Tingwell

Rating: 9
3:15pm
Film Johnny Guitar (1954)
Saloon manager Vienna opens a casino in readiness for the boomtown days expected when the railroad arrives in town. A hard-nosed female rancher plans to stop her from attracting unwanted settlers onto her land, so Vienna hires a gunslinger for protection. Western, starring Joan Crawford, Mercedes McCambridge, Sterling Hayden and Ernest Borgnine

Rating: 7.5
5:30pm
Film Westbound (1959)
A former Union soldier is employed by a stagecoach company to guard a large gold shipment being transported across the country. Meanwhile, a loyal follower of the defeated Confederacy is plotting to steal the bullion to revive the cause, but his plans are confounded by traitorous henchmen and his wife, who was once the lover of the Union veteran. Western, with Randolph Scott, Andrew Duggan and Virginia Mayo

Rating: 5.6
6:55pm
Film Ghost Town (1956)
A stagecoach comes under attack, and the crisis forces the passengers to reveal their deepest secrets as the pressure mounts. Western, starring Kent Taylor and John Smith

Rating: 5.7
8:35pm
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
9:00pm
Film Blood Father (2016)
An ex-con battles to protect his estranged daughter from the cronies of her cartel member ex. Action thriller, starring Mel Gibson, Erin Moriarty and Diego Luna

Rating: 5.5
10:50pm
Film National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
A bumbling all-American family man takes his wife and kids on a disaster-filled cross-country drive to California to visit famous theme park Walley World - but their chances of arriving at their destination in one piece are looking slim. Comedy, starring Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Imogene Coca, Anthony Michael Hall, Christie Brinkley and John Candy

Rating: 8.4
12:50am
Film Doctor Zhivago (1965)
A married Russian physician falls in love with another woman, but as their passionate affair plays out against the raging backdrop of the First World War and the Bolshevik revolution, he is torn between his desires and his loyalty to his wife. David Lean's epic drama based on Boris Pasternak's novel, starring Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin, Rod Steiger, Alec Guinness, Ralph Richardson, Tom Courtenay and Klaus Kinski

Rating: 8.3
4:30am
Close Up
Alec Baldwin
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
George Lucas
Season 1 Episode 14/91

Film-maker George Lucas reflects on his career, which includes creating the Star Wars franchise, as well as producing the Indiana Jones series

Rating: 7.1
5:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
John McTiernan
Season 1 Episode 16/91

Interview with John McTiernan, director of Die Hard, Predator and The Hunt for Red October

Rating: 7.1

Wed 27 Oct

6:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Garry Marshall
Season 1 Episode 18/91

Interview with Garry Marshall, director of Pretty Woman, Beaches and The Princess Diaries

Rating: 7.1
6:35am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
John Carpenter
Season 1 Episode 20/91

An interview with American film-maker John Carpenter, director of movies including Halloween, Assault on Precinct 13, The Thing and Escape from New York

Rating: 7.1
7:10am
Film Jesse James vs the Daltons (1954)
A man trying to prove he is the son of Jesse James plans to attract the attention of the Dalton gang by beating them to an army payroll they plan to steal. He thinks pulling off this heist will prove he is a worthy successor to his supposed father, but all it does is make the infamous outlaws angry. Western, starring Brett King and Barbara Lawrence

8:40am
Film Rio Bravo (1959)
Sheriff John T Chance and his drunken deputy Dude make a courageous stand against a rancher and his hired guns, who are threatening to tear apart a peace-loving town if a murderer being held in the local jail is not released. Howard Hawks' Western, starring John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Walter Brennan and Angie Dickinson, who won a Golden Globe for Most Promising Newcomer for her portrayal of Feathers

Rating: 7.6
11:35am
Film Waco (1966)
A rough Wyoming town descends further into lawlessness when the sheriff is murdered. An imprisoned gunfighter is offered a pardon if he will keep the peace, an assignment that leads to encounters with an old flame, now married to the local preacher, and the vengeful brothers of a man he killed. Western, starring Howard Keel and Jane Russell

1:30pm
Film Murder, She Said (1961)
Elderly sleuth Miss Marple is travelling by rail when she witnesses a murder on a passing train. The police dismiss her claims, so she launches a private investigation and goes to work as a servant in the stately home where she believes the body is hidden. Agatha Christie mystery, starring Margaret Rutherford, Arthur Kennedy, Muriel Pavlow and James Robertson Justice

Rating: 9.1
3:20pm
Film Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
A former soldier living a solitary life in the Rocky Mountains is persuaded by US Army troops to help them find a stranded wagon train. He reluctantly guides the soldiers across a sacred burial ground, an action that violates a tribal taboo and will lead to tragedy in his life. Western, starring Robert Redford, Stefan Gierasch and Will Geer

Rating: 7.6
5:40pm
Film Stars in My Crown (1950)
A roving preacher settles in a small Southern town and dispenses the word of God to the residents with the Bible in one hand and a six-gun in the other. Western drama, starring Joel McCrea, Ellen Drew and Dean Stockwell

7:30pm
Film Gun Fight (1961)
A military veteran hopes to start a new life running a cattle ranch alongside his brother, whom he does not realise is part of a band of outlaws. On learning the truth, he rejects the chance to follow a life of crime and goes into business by himself, ultimately persuading his brother to go straight and join him. However, the brothers soon come under attack from the rest of the gang. Western, starring James Brown and Joan Staley

9:00pm
Film Who Dares Wins (1982)
An SAS captain infiltrates a gang of terrorists who plan to take over the London residence of the American Secretary of State - but his close relationship with the group's leader threatens the operation. Action thriller, starring Lewis Collins, Judy Davis, Edward Woodward, Maurice Roeves and Richard Widmark

Rating: 5.5
11:35pm
Film Maximum Risk (1996)
A French detective discovers he had a twin brother who was murdered, and enlists the help of his dead sibling's girlfriend to search New York's underworld to track down and destroy the Russian mobsters responsible for the killing. Action thriller, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Natasha Henstridge, Zach Grenier, Jean-Hugues Anglade and Paul Ben-Victor

Rating: 6.7
1:40am
Film Sergeant Rutledge (1960)
A cavalry lieutenant defends a black soldier accused of the murder of a commanding officer and the rape and killing of his daughter in late 19th-century Arizona, but finds himself facing hatred, bigotry and corrupt witnesses in his pursuit of justice. John Ford's Western courtroom drama, starring Woody Strode, Jeffrey Hunter, Constance Towers and Willis Bouchey

Rating: 6
3:40am
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
4:00am
Close Up
Liam Neeson
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
4:30am
Close Up
Chris Pratt
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Michael Mann
Season 1 Episode 24/91

Michael Mann, the film-maker behind Heat, Ali and Miami Vice, discusses his directing career, as well as his most memorable onset experiences and the secrets to success

Rating: 7.1
5:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Bryan Singer
Season 1 Episode 25/91

Bryan Singer chats about his movie-making career, reveals the secrets behind the making of films including X-Men, Superman Returns, The Usual Suspects and Valkyrie

Rating: 7.1

Thu 28 Oct

6:00am
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
6:10am
Film The Sheepman (1958)
A stranger arrives in a cattle-farming frontier town and announces his intention to farm livestock in the area. When it emerges that his animal of choice is sheep rather than cows, he earns the mistrust of the locals, and one rancher in particular, who will stop at nothing to drive him from the area. Comedy Western, starring Glenn Ford, Shirley MacLaine and Leslie Nielsen

Rating: 8.7
7:50am
Film Stage to Tucson (1950)
A band of outlaws take advantage of growing tensions in the years before the American Civil War to carry out raids on stagecoaches, knowing Confederate sympathisers will get the blame. A hired gun form the stagecoach line and a Union soldier work together to catch the bandits, but end up falling out over a woman. Western, starring Rod Cameron and Wayne Morris

9:35am
Film Doctor Zhivago (1965)
A married Russian physician falls in love with another woman, but as their passionate affair plays out against the raging backdrop of the First World War and the Bolshevik revolution, he is torn between his desires and his loyalty to his wife. David Lean's epic drama based on Boris Pasternak's novel, starring Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin, Rod Steiger, Alec Guinness, Ralph Richardson, Tom Courtenay and Klaus Kinski

Rating: 8.3
1:30pm
Film Stagecoach to Dancer's Rock (1962)
A group of weary travellers are left stranded in the wilderness by a stagecoach driver convinced one of them has smallpox, and face a desperate fight for survival. Western drama, starring Martin Landau, Warren Stevens and Jody Lawrance
(Subtitles)

3:10pm
Film The Lusty Men (1952)
A retired rodeo star returns to his hometown, where he offers to train an aspiring rider so he can win enough to realise his dream of buying his own ranch. Adventure, starring Robert Mitchum and Susan Hayward

5:30pm
Film Battle of the Bulge (1965)
A German tank commander is assigned to lead a surprise counter-attack against Allied forces as part of a last-ditch attempt to turn the tide of the Second World War and prevent the invasion of his country. An American intelligence officer realises what the enemy is planning, and tries to convince his superiors that they are facing a major offensive. Drama, starring Robert Shaw, Henry Fonda, Dana Andrews, Telly Savalas and Charles Bronson

Rating: 4.7
9:00pm
Film Out for Justice (1991)
A tough Brooklyn cop learns that his partner and best friend has been murdered in front of his family by a vicious drug dealer, the pair's lifelong enemy and the scourge of the neighbourhood. The detective heads into the underworld on a one-man vengeance mission, but finds the killer's criminal bosses are also hunting for him. Action thriller, with Steven Seagal, William Forsythe and Jerry Orbach

Rating: 3.8
10:55pm
Film Run All Night (2015)
A hitman working for a longtime friend who has become head of a crime syndicate becomes disillusioned with his life and haunted by his past misdeeds. He is forced to turn against the syndicate and place himself in the firing line when he learns a hit has been ordered on his own estranged son. Action thriller, starring Liam Neeson and Ed Harris

Rating: 7.6
1:15am
Film The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1961)
The lazy grandson of an Argentinian tycoon manages to prove his worth by fighting for the French Resistance during the Second World War. Melodrama, starring Glenn Ford, Ingrid Thulin, Charles Boyer and Lee J Cobb

4:15am
Close Up
Bradley Cooper
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
4:45am
Off Set
TCM Shorts: Ben Miller Off Set
Ben Miller discusses his acting career

Rating: 6.5
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Curtis Hanson
Season 1 Episode 28/91

LA Confidential and 8 Mile director Curtis Hanson reflects on his film career, during which he has worked with Eminem, Russell Crowe and Meryl Streep among others

Rating: 7.1
5:30am
Film Johnny Guitar (1954)
Saloon manager Vienna opens a casino in readiness for the boomtown days expected when the railroad arrives in town. A hard-nosed female rancher plans to stop her from attracting unwanted settlers onto her land, so Vienna hires a gunslinger for protection. Western, starring Joan Crawford, Mercedes McCambridge, Sterling Hayden and Ernest Borgnine

Rating: 7.5

Fri 29 Oct

7:40am
Film Ghost Town (1956)
A stagecoach comes under attack, and the crisis forces the passengers to reveal their deepest secrets as the pressure mounts. Western, starring Kent Taylor and John Smith

Rating: 5.7
9:25am
Film Murder at the Gallop (1963)
Miss Marple focuses her powers of deduction on the case of an elderly and wealthy recluse apparently frightened to death by a cat. But the inquisitive spinster's suspicions are aroused when she learns four of the dead man's relatives stand to benefit from his demise. Mystery, starring Margaret Rutherford, Flora Robson, Robert Morley, Stringer Davis and Charles Tingwell

Rating: 9
11:15am
Film Sergeant Rutledge (1960)
A cavalry lieutenant defends a black soldier accused of the murder of a commanding officer and the rape and killing of his daughter in late 19th-century Arizona, but finds himself facing hatred, bigotry and corrupt witnesses in his pursuit of justice. John Ford's Western courtroom drama, starring Woody Strode, Jeffrey Hunter, Constance Towers and Willis Bouchey

Rating: 6
1:30pm
Film Incident at Phantom Hill (1966)
In the closing days of the American Civil War, three soldiers attempt to retrieve a fortune in stolen bullion, aided along the way by one of the thieves responsible for its disappearance. Western, starring Robert Fuller, Jocelyn Lane, Dan Duryea and Claude Akins

3:25pm
Film Waco (1966)
A rough Wyoming town descends further into lawlessness when the sheriff is murdered. An imprisoned gunfighter is offered a pardon if he will keep the peace, an assignment that leads to encounters with an old flame, now married to the local preacher, and the vengeful brothers of a man he killed. Western, starring Howard Keel and Jane Russell

5:20pm
Film Raid on Rommel (1971)
A British officer is assigned to lead an attack on a German artillery emplacement in Tobruk. However, he finds the only men available to him are prisoners, pacifist medics and the walking wounded, who he must somehow turn into a crack commando unit. Second World War adventure, starring Richard Burton, John Colicos, Clinton Greyn and Danielle De Metz

Rating: 8.7
7:20pm
Film Massacre River (1949)
Two army officers compete for the hand of a colonel's daughter, but when a Native American tribe attacks the rivals become brothers-in-arms. Western, starring Guy Madison and Rory Calhoun

9:00pm
Film V for Vendetta (2005)
In the totalitarian Britain of the future, a masked anarchist sets out to undermine the rule of the fascist government and exact revenge on his old enemies, finding an unlikely ally in a woman he rescues from the secret police. A detective is assigned to track down the enigmatic fugitive - but begins to question his own motives. Action thriller, adapted by the creators of The Matrix from Alan Moore and David Lloyd's graphic novel. Starring Natalie Portman, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea and Stephen Fry

Rating: 8.6
11:45pm
Film Contagion (2011)
A deadly virus sweeps across the globe, and an international team of scientists struggles to both find a vaccine and prevent the disease spreading further. The husband of one of the first victims tries to cope with the impact on his family, while an online conspiracy theorist claims to have developed a cure. Thriller, with Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law and Laurence Fishburne

Rating: 7
1:55am
Film Gentle Annie (1944)
An undercover US Marshal is taken in and cared for by a family suspected of being train robbers _ will he be able to keep his personal and professional feelings separate as he is drawn closer to the clan? Western, starring Donna Reed, James Craig, Marjorie Main, Henry Morgan and Paul Langton

3:35am
Off Set
TCM Shorts: Michael Caine Off Set
Michael Caine discusses his career, which has included films such as Get Carter and Alfie, while also revealing the actors who have influenced his work

Rating: 6.5
4:00am
Close Up
Alec Baldwin
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
4:30am
Close Up
Idris Elba
The story, the glamour, the cinematography, and the gossip of your favourite Hollywood stars

Rating: 7.8
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Paul Schrader
Season 1 Episode 31/91

Interview with Paul Schrader, director of The Walker and Blue Collar, and writer of Taxi Driver and Raging Bull

Rating: 7.1
5:30am
Off Set
Jamie Cullum
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum discusses the stars, movies and styles that have inspired and influenced him over the years

Rating: 6.5
5:50am
Film Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)
Royal Navy captain William Bligh uses brutal methods to keep his crew in line, to the horror of his second-in-command Fletcher Christian. When the strict discipline starts to have fatal consequences, Christian leads the sailors in revolt against their cruel commander. Fact-based adventure, starring Marlon Brando, Trevor Howard and Richard Harris

Rating: 7.3