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Mon 27 Sep

8:00am
BSL Zone
BSL: Words of Caramel
Spanish short film. In a refugee camp in the Sahara desert lives a deaf boy who wishes to learn how to write so that he can express the words of his friend, Caramel the camel

Rating: 7.4
11:00am
Film Death Drums Along the River (1963)
A British inspector is called to Africa to investigate the murder of a fellow policeman and uncovers a diamond-smuggling operation seemingly connected to an upriver hospital. Mystery, based on Edgar Wallace's novel Sanders on the River, starring Richard Todd, Marianne Koch, Albert Lieven and Walter Rilla
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
12:45pm
Film Detective Story (1951)
A moralistic New York cop is determined to ensure the conviction of an illegal abortionist implicated in the deaths of several women. However, his obsession leads him to lose control, and he is disturbed to discover his own wife was once one of the doctor's patients - a secret she had kept from him. Police drama, starring Kirk Douglas, Eleanor Parker and William Bendix
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
2:50pm
Film 12 Angry Men (1957)
Twelve jurors convene to decide the verdict in a murder trial. While 11 of the group are thoroughly convinced the teenage defendant is guilty, one lone voice of reason refuses to cave in to pressure and passionately argues the case for his innocence. Sidney Lumet's legal drama, starring Henry Fonda, Lee J Cobb, Ed Begley, Martin Balsam and Jack Klugman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
4:45pm
Film Cowboy (1958)
A Chicago hotel clerk befriends a visiting cowboy and soon talks his way into joining him on a cattle drive so he can impress the woman he loves. The tenderfoot has no idea of what awaits him as he ventures out into the Wild West, an experience that forces him to undergo a dramatic change. Western, starring Jack Lemmon, Glenn Ford, Anna Kashfi and Brian Donlevy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.1
6:35pm
Film The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Indianapolis teenager Hazel has terminal thyroid cancer and attends a patients' support group, where she meets fellow teen Gus, who lost a leg to the disease. The two fall in love and a shared passion for books leads them on a literary pilgrimage to Amsterdam in search of reclusive author Peter van Houten. Romantic drama based on the bestselling novel by John Green, starring Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Laura Dern and Willem Dafoe
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
9:00pm
Film War of the Worlds (2005)
A divorced father's rare weekend with his two estranged children descends into horror when alien war machines rise from beneath Earth and begin to systematically destroy every human being in their path - leaving the man with the dangerous task of getting his kids to safety. Steven Spielberg's sci-fi thriller, based on HG Wells' novel, with Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Miranda Otto and Tim Robbins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
11:15pm
Film Girls Trip (2017)
A lifestyle guru is offered the chance to be a keynote speaker at a music festival in New Orleans. She decides to invite three old friends she has drifted apart from, hoping to turn a working weekend into a wild vacation and a chance to rebuild their bonds. After a confrontation gets them kicked out of their hotel, they hit the streets of the Big Easy and reconnect with their wild sides. Comedy, starring Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Tiffany Haddish and Jada Pinkett Smith
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.1
1:40am
Film Withnail & I (1987)
Two hard-drinking unemployed actors sharing a grotty flat in late 1960s London think they can escape their miserable existence by decamping to a cottage in the Lake District. But finding no respite from their problems, the less self-destructive of the pair comes to realise he has to leave his friend behind. Cult black comedy, starring Richard E Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths and Ralph Brown
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2

Tue 28 Sep

11:00am
Film Cottage to Let (1941)
A British inventor's revolutionary bombsight is set to have a positive impact on the war effort. However, military intelligence detects the Nazis are aware of the invention, while a plucky teenage cockney evacuated to the boffin's Scottish country estate sets out to expose a German spy ring. Second World War thriller, with Leslie Banks, John Mills, Alastair Sim and George Cole in his screen debut
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.9
12:50pm
Film Rawhide (1951)
Outlaws hold staff and a passenger and her baby hostage at a remote stagecoach station while awaiting the arrival of a shipment of $100,000 in gold bullion. The nervous captives try to stay calm, but the tension between the gang leader and a jumpy henchman grows fraught, ending in a frantic shoot-out - with the infant in the thick of the fray. Western, starring Tyrone Power, Susan Hayward and Jack Elam
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
2:35pm
Film Santa Fe Passage (1955)
A wagon scout accused of collusion with Apaches is given a chance to redeem himself when he is hired to transport a shipment of arms to Santa Fe. The owner of the valuable freight happens to be a mixed-race woman and at first he shows her only disrespect, but has to overcome his prejudice when he finds himself falling for her. Western adventure, with John Payne, Faith Domergue and Slim Pickens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
4:20pm
Film A Night to Remember (1958)
Fact-based drama recreating the sinking of the Titanic, told from the point of view of the ship's second officer as he struggles to get as many passengers and crew off the vessel before it sinks. Meanwhile, the captain of a nearby vessel embarks on a doomed rescue mission. Starring Kenneth More, Honor Blackman, Ronald Allen, Tucker McGuire and David McCallum
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
6:55pm
Film Risen (2016)
A Roman officer and his assistant are charged with investigating what became of Jesus' body following the crucifixion, as the Roman hierarchy fears stories of a resurrected Messiah may lead to an uprising in Jerusalem. However, what they discover during their search forces them to question everything they believe. Biblical drama, starring Joseph Fiennes and Tom Felton
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
9:00pm
Film Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
The nomadic vigilante tries to save an army major who has been framed for murder and treason. Jack Reacher discovers that Turner has been targeted by a secret government conspiracy, and together they go on the run to expose the truth. Director Edward Zwick's blockbusting action thriller sequel based on Lee Child's novel, starring Tom Cruise, Cobie Smulders, Danika Yarosh and Aldis Hodge
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
11:20pm
Film Dark Encounter (2019)
In 1982, an eight-year-old girl goes missing. One year later, at her memorial service, strange happenings befall Maisie's hometown of Blue Hill County, Pennsylvania. Are the events connected? Writer/director Carl Strathie's sci-fi thriller, starring Laura Fraser, Alice Lowe, Grant Masters and Mel Raido
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
1:15am
Film Demolition (2015)
A successful investment banker is left devastated by the death of his wife. A complaint to a vending machine company sets him off on a letter-writing campaign in which he makes a series of brutally honest personal admissions, providing him with the chance to make a fresh start in his life - as soon as he has finished destroying everything that used to matter to him. Drama, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Naomi Watts and Chris Cooper
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7

Wed 29 Sep

11:00am
Film The League of Gentlemen (1960)
A former Army colonel, angry at his enforced retirement, sets out to exact an elaborate revenge on society in general. Recruiting seven other former servicemen who have turned to a life of crime, he plans a major bank robbery with military precision. Crime caper, starring Jack Hawkins, Nigel Patrick, Richard Attenborough, Roger Livesey and Bryan Forbes
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
1:15pm
Film Dragoon Wells Massacre (1957)
A cavalry officer is assigned to escort a captured murderer to prison. However, the prisoner and his guard are compelled to join forces to survive when Apache warriors raid their wagon train as it moves across Arizona into hostile territory. Western, starring Barry Sullivan, Dennis O'Keefe, Mona Freeman and Katy Jurado
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.1
3:00pm
Film Bugles in the Afternoon (1952)
A disgraced cavalryman tries to redeem himself by returning to active service at a fort in the middle of Sioux territory, unaware the commanding officer is an arch-enemy from the past. Antagonism grows as they both fall for the same woman, and the newcomer finds himself assigned to ever more dangerous missions by his commander, who hopes he will fail to return from them. Western, with Ray Milland, Helena Carter and Hugh Marlowe
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.6
4:40pm
Film To Hell and Back (1955)
Biopic of actor Audie Murphy, following his service in the Second World War. Enlisting in the Army as a teenager to support his younger siblings, he excelled himself in action in the conflict in Europe and became one of America's most decorated soldiers. Starring Murphy as himself alongside Marshall Thompson, Charles Drake and Gregg Palmer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
6:50pm
Film Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
Captain Kirk is framed for the assassination of the Klingon head of state just as the Federation is about to make peace with their old enemies. As Kirk and Dr McCoy are banished to an icy prison planet, Spock tries to uncover the identity of the real killers. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, Christopher Plummer, with appearances by Christian Slater and Michael Dorn from Star Trek: The Next Generation
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Film Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Two decades have passed since Earth was saved from an extraterrestrial invasion, and in the years since, the aliens' salvaged technology has been used to transform the world. However, it may not be enough to save the human race when a second, even deadlier attack begins. Sci-fi adventure, starring Jeff Goldblum, Liam Hemsworth and Bill Pullman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
11:20pm
Film A Cure for Wellness (2016)
An executive is sent to retrieve his company's chief executive officer from a mysterious 'wellness centre' in the Swiss Alps, but suspects the spa's treatments are not what they seem. Psychological thriller, starring Dane DeHaan, Mia Goth and Jason Isaacs
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
2:10am
Film Survivor (2015)
A US embassy official based in London goes on the run after being framed for a terrorist bombing, in which several of her colleagues are killed, and discovers a plot to detonate another bomb in Times Square during New Year's Eve celebrations in New York. Thriller, starring Milla Jovovich, Pierce Brosnan and Dylan McDermott
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3

Thu 30 Sep

11:00am
Film Red Mountain (1951)
A Confederate captain sets out to join forces with notorious guerilla militia Quantrill's Raiders, but stops off en route to rescue a man from being lynched for a murder he himself committed - and complicates matters by falling for his fiancee. Western set during the American Civil War, starring Alan Ladd and Lizabeth Scott
(Subtitles)

12:45pm
Film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Lounge singers Lorelei and Dorothy embark on a transatlantic cruise to Paris in search of rich husbands. While Dorothy falls for a penniless man, Lorelei thinks she has found the millionaire of her dreams, only for his father to hire a private eye to spy on her and prove she is a gold-digger. Howard Hawks' musical comedy, starring Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, Charles Coburn and Elliott Reid
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
2:40pm
Film A Day to Remember (1953)
The members of the darts team from the Hand & Flower pub in London head off on a day trip to Boulogne. Among the group is Jim, who is worried that his girlfriend plans to leave him, Shorty, a loner who hopes to join the Foreign Legion, the woman-chasing Charley, and Stan, an entrepreneur who wants to smuggle black-market watches back to the UK. Comedy, starring Stanley Holloway, Donald Sinden and Joan Rice
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
4:25pm
Film Carry On Constable (1960)
A flu epidemic leaves a police station short of staff, forcing a desperate inspector to send four bungling trainees on the beat. The inept would-be bobbies manage to increase the crime rate even before they have started work, and their long-suffering sergeant faces an uphill battle to whip them into shape. Comedy, starring Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey and Joan Sims
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
6:10pm
Bridge of Spies Interview Special
Director Steven Spielberg and stars Tom Hanks and Mark Rylance talk about the making of the Cold War espionage drama
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.5
6:15pm
Film Bridge of Spies (2015)
A lawyer in 1950s New York is hired to represent a Soviet spy in a showcase trial designed to demonstrate the fairness of the US justice system. In the face of public condemnation, he argues against the death penalty, a stance that years later leads to his involvement in an exchange of prisoners in East Germany. Steven Spielberg's fact-based Cold War drama, starring Tom Hanks and an Oscar-winning Mark Rylance
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
Film Shooter (2007)
A former Marine sniper is coaxed back into action when government officials need his help to prevent an assassination attempt on the US president. However, the intended target is in fact an African archbishop, and the marksman is set up by double-crossing agents to take the fall, forcing him to go on the run as he fights to clear his name. Action thriller, with Mark Wahlberg, Michael Pena and Danny Glover
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
11:25pm
Film Monos (2019)
A group of feral teenage guerrilla soldiers, named Monos, live on a mountain top above the clouds of Latin America. They are charged with guarding an American prisoner and a cow, neither of which can be harmed. Writer/director Alejandro Landes's adventure thriller, starring Sofia Buenaventura, Julián Giraldo and Karen Quintero. In English and Spanish, with English subtitles
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

1:30am
Film Under the Skin (2013)
An alien takes on the form of a dead woman and roams the streets of Glasgow. She seduces men only to mysteriously consume them, but as she observes the human race, her detachment begins to slip and she develops empathy with the people she encounters. Director Jonathan Glazer's sci-fi drama based on Michel Faber's novel, starring Scarlett Johansson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.8

Fri 1 Oct

11:00am
Film 12 Angry Men (1957)
Twelve jurors convene to decide the verdict in a murder trial. While 11 of the group are thoroughly convinced the teenage defendant is guilty, one lone voice of reason refuses to cave in to pressure and passionately argues the case for his innocence. Sidney Lumet's legal drama, starring Henry Fonda, Lee J Cobb, Ed Begley, Martin Balsam and Jack Klugman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
12:55pm
Film Dark Command (1940)
A teacher is defeated in his ambition to become the marshal of his town during the early years of the American Civil War, so he turns renegade instead. Before long he has a reputation as a feared raider fighting on the side of the South, and it falls to the newly appointed lawman whose job he coveted to stop his reign of terror. Western, starring John Wayne and Walter Pidgeon
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6
2:45pm
Film Campbell's Kingdom (1957)
A man who has only six months to live returns to the land his family owns in the Canadian Rockies. He intends to prove his grandfather's frequently derided theory that there is oil to be found there, but he has little time to find it, as the area will be flooded when construction is completed on a nearby dam. Adventure, with Dirk Bogarde, Stanley Baker, Michael Craig and Barbara Murray
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
4:50pm
Film Ten Tall Men (1951)
A Foreign Legion sergeant learns a tribal leader is planning to launch an attack on a remote fort, and leads a small band of soldiers into the desert to distract the enemy hordes. However, he soon discovers a more dangerous threat - the Legion's various foes are plotting to join forces. Comedy adventure, starring Burt Lancaster, Jody Lawrence and Kieron Moore
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
6:45pm
Film Super 8 (2011)
A boy and his friends sneak out at night to film an amateur zombie movie, only to witness a train derailment. As people start disappearing from their town and the military descends in force, they come to realise a dangerous alien was being transported on the train and is now on the loose. Sci-fi thriller, starring Joel Courtney and Elle Fanning
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.7
9:00pm
Film Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Intrepid archaeologist Indiana Jones goes in search of the legendary Ark of the Covenant, a biblical artefact of devastating power. His quest leads him to Egypt, where the Nazis are plotting to use the Ark to further Hitler's plans for world domination - aided by Jones's deceitful French rival. Steven Spielberg's action adventure, with Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman and John Rhys-Davies
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
11:15pm
Film Valkyrie (2008)
Fact-based thriller, recreating the 1944 plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler using a briefcase bomb. As the tide of the Second World War turns in favour of the Allies, a group of senior German officers recruits war hero Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg to spearhead an attempt on the Fuehrer's life. Starring Tom Cruise, Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy and Tom Wilkinson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
1:35am
Film Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
Gifted psychic Elise Rainier reluctantly agrees to use her ability to contact the dead in order to help a teenage girl who has been targeted by a dangerous supernatural entity. Horror prequel, starring Dermot Mulroney, Stefanie Scott and Lin Shaye
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8

Sat 2 Oct

11:00am
Film Carry On Nurse (1959)
The patients on the men's ward of Haven Hospital cause more mayhem for the staff than the rest of the hospital combined, forcing the management to send in a formidable matron to control the situation. Feeling aggrieved by her no-nonsense methods, the chaps decide the time is right to get their own back. Comedy, with Kenneth Williams, Hattie Jacques, Joan Sims, Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey, Shirley Eaton and Leslie Phillips
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
12:45pm
Film The Simpsons Movie (2007)
Homer unwittingly pollutes Lake Springfield, so the US government decides to isolate the city underneath a giant dome. The Simpsons manage to escape and plan to start a new life in Alaska - but learn Springfield is about to be destroyed, and return to save their friends. With the voices of Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright and Yeardley Smith
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.2
2:30pm
Film Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)
Three orphans are entrusted into the care of their sinister uncle, a master of disguise who intends to kill them for the family fortune. Quickly realising he is up to no good, the children flee, moving from one prospective guardian to the next - but their wily relative is never far behind. Comedy adventure based on the children's books, starring Jim Carrey, Meryl Streep, Jude Law, Liam Aitken and Emily Browning, with Kara and Shelby Hoffman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
4:35pm
Film Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)
When a cosmic blunder leaves Earth in the path of an asteroid, it's up to Sid the sloth and pals Manny and Diego to save the day. Animated sequel, with the voices of Ray Romano, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo and Simon Pegg
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
6:25pm
Film Hidden Figures (2016)
As the space race reaches fever pitch in the early 1960s, a trio of female African-American mathematicians attempt to overcome prejudice and find work with NASA. Their remarkable skills prove vital in getting an astronaut into orbit and bringing him safely back to Earth, but to realise their potential they must overcome deep-seated prejudice in the space programme and society as a whole. Fact-based drama, starring Taraji P Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae and Kevin Costner
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.7
9:00pm
Film War of the Worlds (2005)
A divorced father's rare weekend with his two estranged children descends into horror when alien war machines rise from beneath Earth and begin to systematically destroy every human being in their path - leaving the man with the dangerous task of getting his kids to safety. Steven Spielberg's sci-fi thriller, based on HG Wells' novel, with Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Miranda Otto and Tim Robbins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
11:15pm
Film The Dead Centre (2018)
When a man in an apparently catatonic state turns up in a psychiatric ward, the head doctor admits him against ward policy. The patient eventually claims he died and brought something back from the other side. Psychological horror from writer/director Billy Senese, starring Shane Carruth
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

1:05am
Film Thelma (2017)
A student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at university in Oslo and soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable - and often dangerous - supernatural abilities. Thriller, starring Eili Harboe and Kaya Wilkins. In Norwegian

Rating: 5.9

Sun 3 Oct

11:00am
Film Man of the West (1958)
Reformed outlaw Link is left stranded in the wilderness with a saloon singer and a conman for company when the train they are travelling on is robbed. By chance they stumble upon Link's old gang holed up in a shack, but his former partners in crime threaten violence against them unless Link agrees to take part in a bank robbery. Western, starring Gary Cooper, Lee J Cobb, Julie London and Arthur O'Connell
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
1:05pm
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: 6.7
2:45pm
Film The Book of Life (2014)
A man who longs to be a musician instead of a bullfighter like his father has to compete with a childhood friend when they fall for the same woman. Their love triangle catches the eye of the spirits of the dead, leading him on a journey through their bizarre world. Animated adventure, with the voices of Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana and Channing Tatum
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
4:35pm
Film Baby Boom (1987)
A successful New York consultant is made the guardian of her dead cousin's baby daughter. At first she plans to put the child up for adoption, but finds herself unable to go through with it and reluctantly takes on the role of mother - a decision that throws her personal and professional lives into turmoil. Comedy, starring Diane Keaton, Harold Ramis, Sam Shepard and Sam Wanamaker
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
6:45pm
Film Bumblebee (2018)
In 1987, Californian teenager Charlie Watson is traumatised by the death of her father, while her mother Sally and new boyfriend Ron leaves her feeling even more alone. For her 18th-birthday she's given a yellow Volkswagen Beetle, which turns out to be the battle-scarred Autobot Bumblebee. Transformers prequel, starring Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena and Jorge Lendeborg Jr
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
9:00pm
Film Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
The intrepid archaeologist, with his young sidekick and a nightclub singer in tow, is stranded in India, where he takes on a mission to recover magical sacred stones from the hands of an evil cult engaged in human sacrifice and child slavery. Steven Spielberg's action adventure, starring Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw, Ke Huy Quan and Amrish Puri
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
11:20pm
Film A Most Wanted Man (2014)
An immigrant to Hamburg who has previously suffered torture tries to lay a claim to an inheritance from his father. His story attracts the attention of American and German intelligence agencies, who try to determine his identity as suspicions grow that he is a dangerous extremist. Thriller based on John le Carre's novel, starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams and Willem Dafoe
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
1:45am
Film Gerry (2002)
Two men are driving through America's Death Valley when they foolishly decide on a whim to leave the comfort of their car to take a quick hike through the desolate landscape - but soon realise they are hopelessly lost. Drama, directed by Gus Van Sant and starring Matt Damon and Casey Affleck
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.7