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Mon 25 Jun

8:00am
BSL Zone
BSL Zone: Close Up: Terry Riley
Programmes about Terry Riley, retiring Chair of the British Deaf Association and deaf TV pioneer
(Sign Language)

Rating: 6.6
11:00am
Film Beau Geste (1939)
Three brothers are accused of stealing from their aristocratic adopted mother. They seek to salvage their honour by joining the Foreign Legion, battling a rampaging Arab army as well as coming into conflict with their sadistic commanding officer. Action adventure, starring Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston and Brian Donlevy
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 9.4
1:15pm
Film True Grit (1969)
One-eyed, over-the-hill US Marshal Rooster Cogburn reluctantly agrees to help a girl track down her father's killer. The quest is complicated by a Texas Ranger, who is also on the murderer's trail, and a host of villains who have few qualms about disposing of the meddling youngster and her protector. Western, starring an Oscar-winning John Wayne alongside Jeff Corey, Kim Darby, Glen Campbell, Robert Duvall and Dennis Hopper
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
3:55pm
Film The Comancheros (1961)
A hard-bitten Texas Ranger joins forces with a convict and a gambler in a covert operation to run a gang of gunmen out of the territory for supplying Comanche warriors with arms and alcohol from a secret hideout in Mexico. But after infiltrating the renegades' secret camp, they have to figure out how to survive until help arrives. Western, with John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff and Lee Marvin
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
6:05pm
Film The Abyss (1989)
An American nuclear submarine is sunk after a collision with a mysterious object, and the US government asks oil workers to help with the rescue. However, when they and a Navy Seal team arrive at the location of the vessel, a series of strange incidents leads to an encounter with aliens living in the depths. James Cameron's sci-fi thriller, starring Ed Harris, Michael Biehn and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.2
9:00pm
Film Sicario (2015)
An FBI agent is recruited to join an elite government task force based on the border between the US and Mexico, charged with preventing drugs being smuggled into the country. The team is sent on a secret mission, and the new recruit is forced to question everything she believes in order to survive. Crime drama, starring Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
11:20pm
Sicario 2: Soldado Exclusive Preview
An exclusive extended clip from Sicario 2: Soldado, the action-thriller sequel to Sicario, which sees two characters from the original film reuniting to initiate a new mission

11:25pm
Film Legion (2010)
The Archangel Michael turns his back on Heaven and travels to a small-town diner to protect a pregnant waitress and her unborn child from God's wrath. Action fantasy, starring Paul Bettany, Dennis Quaid, Lucas Black, Tyrese Gibson, Adrianne Palicki and Willa Holland
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.8
1:25am
Film American Reunion (2012)
Jim Levenstein and his old friends return to their home town for a high-school reunion. Struck by how much their lives have changed, they set out to relive the sexual misadventures of their adolescence, but only end up making bigger fools of themselves than they did as teenagers. Comedy sequel to the American Pie movies, starring Jason Biggs and Alyson Hannigan
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5

Tue 26 Jun

11:00am
Film The Wonderful Country (1959)
A solitary gunman lies low for years in Mexico hiding out from the American authorities, until circumstances force him to return to the US - where he reluctantly agrees to take on dangerous work with a team of Texas Rangers patrolling the border. Western, starring Robert Mitchum, Julie London, Pedro Armendariz and Jack Oakie
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
1:05pm
Film Posse from Hell (1961)
Bandits invade a frontier town, rob the bank, kill the sheriff and kidnap a local woman. A tough gunslinger who was a friend of the dead lawman takes on the job of bringing them to justice, but the only one of the townspeople willing to help is a naive banker determined to prove his worth. Western, starring Audie Murphy, John Saxon, Vic Morrow and Lee Van Cleef
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
2:50pm
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
5:10pm
Film Winchester '73 (1950)
A gunslinger tracks down his father's killer, but is unable to exact his revenge because the sheriff of the town makes a point of confiscating all firearms. Instead he challenges him to compete in a shooting competition to win a superb rifle, but when the murderer loses, he steals the coveted prize. Western, starring James Stewart, Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea and Stephen McNally
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7.7
6:55pm
Film X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
The mutant heroes return to face a battle on three fronts. Arch-enemy Magneto is back with an army of followers, while a corporation has created a drug that permanently robs mutants of their powers. Meanwhile, their former ally Jean Grey has returned from the dead as the destructive and seemingly unstoppable Phoenix. The third instalment of the superhero saga, starring Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen, Halle Berry and Kelsey Grammer
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
9:00pm
Film Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
A gang of fugitives is reunited by an FBI manhunter, who offers the criminals pardons in return for their help. They must go to Europe and bring down a criminal syndicate led by a ruthless London gangster, whose right-hand woman is an old friend of theirs assumed to be dead. Action thriller sequel, with Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson and Michelle Rodriguez
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
11:35pm
Film 3:10 to Yuma (2007)
A rancher seizes the chance to settle his debts and earn his son's respect by agreeing to escort a notorious outlaw to the town of Contention, where a train will take the prisoner to jail. But the journey takes a dangerous turn when the criminal tries to manipulate the rancher into letting him go - while his henchmen lie in wait. Western remake, starring Russell Crowe, Christian Bale and Gretchen Mol
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
2:00am
Film Trance (2013)
An art dealer becomes involved in a plot to steal a valuable painting from his own auction house, but a blow to the head causes him to develop amnesia. Unable to remember the stolen item's whereabouts, he starts seeing a hypnotist to recall where he left it, but as she searches the depths of his mind, the barriers between fiction and reality begin to blur. Danny Boyle's non-linear crime thriller, starring James McAvoy and Rosario Dawson
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8

Wed 27 Jun

11:00am
Film Elephant Walk (1954)
A woman struggles to come to terms with her tea plantation owner husband's obsession with his dead father. Melodrama, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Finch, Dana Andrews and Abraham Sofaer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
1:10pm
Film Man Without a Star (1955)
A wandering cowboy and his naive travelling partner are hired by an ambitious ranch owner, who wishes to expand her territory at the cost of her struggling neighbours. The drifter sympathises with the plight of the other farmers, but disapproves of the methods they intend to use to mark their territory. King Vidor's Western, starring Kirk Douglas, Jeanne Crain, William Campbell, Richard Boone and Claire Trevor
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
2:55pm
Film Halls of Montezuma (1951)
A US marine unit fighting in the Pacific is ordered to capture Japanese troops so they can be interrogated for information about a new weapons base - but the mission proves even more difficult than expected. Second World War adventure, starring Richard Widmark, Jack Palance, Reginald Gardiner, Robert Wagner and Karl Malden
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.3
5:10pm
Film The Man from Laramie (1955)
A cavalry officer determines to avenge the death of his brother, but rather than target the Apaches who killed him, he vows to go after the gang who supplied them with their weapons - leading to conflict with the sadistic son of an elderly rancher. Anthony Mann's Western, starring James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Donald Crisp and Cathy O'Donnell
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
7:15pm
Film Men in Black II (2002)
Agent J investigates the unauthorised landing of a spacecraft and discovers a malevolent alien disguised as a lingerie model is on the verge of destroying humanity. His only hope of stopping her diabolical plot is to restore the memory of his retired partner K - but his former mentor takes more than a little convincing. Sci-fi comedy sequel, directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Rosario Dawson, Lara Flynn Boyle, Johnny Knoxville, Rip Torn and Tony Shalhoub
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
9:00pm
Film Die Hard (1988)
New York cop John McClane visits Los Angeles to see his family over the Christmas holiday. Stopping off at his wife's place of work, he realises armed men have taken over the building and are holding the corporation's staff to ransom - and only he has the ability to fight back. Action thriller, starring Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman and Bonnie Bedelia
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
11:40pm
Film Police Story: Lockdown (2013)
A cop meets his estranged daughter at a nightclub owned by her boyfriend. He does not realise that he is walking into a trap - the owner of the establishment is a criminal who wants to take everyone inside hostage as part of his latest evil scheme. It falls to the veteran police officer to foil his plan and save the captives from the inside. Action adventure sequel, starring Jackie Chan and Ye Liu. In Mandarin
(Subtitles) (In Vision)

Rating: 7.7
1:55am
Film Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
A boy at a scout camp on an island falls in love with the daughter of a local family, and they run away together. The search for the missing children throws the peaceful community into an uproar, leaving various adults troubled by their own lost innocence. Wes Anderson's comedy drama, with Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray and Frances McDormand
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7

Thu 28 Jun

11:00am
Film Hanover Street (1979)
An American bomber pilot falls in love with a married nurse in London during the Second World War, and later finds himself assigned with her husband on the same dangerous mission, leading to much soul-searching. Drama, starring Harrison Ford, Lesley-Anne Down, Christopher Plummer, Alec McCowen and Patsy Kensit
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.9
1:35pm
Film The Buccaneer (1958)
A general charged with the defence of New Orleans in 1812 learns the British are sending a vast fleet to retake the city. His only hope is to form an alliance with a notorious pirate - but while the buccaneer's loyalties are to his homeland, his crew urges him to side with the invaders. Remake of Cecil B DeMille's classic swashbuckling adventure, directed by Anthony Quinn, starring Yul Brynner, Charlton Heston, Claire Bloom and Charles Boyer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
3:45pm
Film True Grit (1969)
One-eyed, over-the-hill US Marshal Rooster Cogburn reluctantly agrees to help a girl track down her father's killer. The quest is complicated by a Texas Ranger, who is also on the murderer's trail, and a host of villains who have few qualms about disposing of the meddling youngster and her protector. Western, starring an Oscar-winning John Wayne alongside Jeff Corey, Kim Darby, Glen Campbell, Robert Duvall and Dennis Hopper
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
6:30pm
Film Snow White & the Huntsman (2012)
An evil queen learns that her reign will last for ever if she kills a princess, so sends a renowned warrior to find and murder her. However, he comes to realise his mistress's evil ways, and instead trains his intended victim to fight so they can bring the tyrant's rule to an end. Fantasy adventure, with Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
9:00pm
Film Fantastic Four (2015)
A gifted young scientist joins a secret project researching inter-dimensional travel, and return from a journey to another world granted superhuman powers. Their abilities make them the only hope for Earth's survival when a colleague who was lost on their expedition returns to wreak vengeance. Superhero adventure, starring Miles Teller, Michael B Jordan, Kate Mara and Jamie Bell
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
10:55pm
Film Lone Survivor (2013)
Four American soldiers are sent on a mission into the mountains of Afghanistan to track down and eliminate a high-ranking terrorist leader. They soon find themselves faced with a terrible moral dilemma and a battle for survival against overwhelming odds. Fact-based drama, starring Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch and Ben Foster
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.7
1:15am
Film The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
A cynical lawyer who operates out of his car takes on the profitable case of defending a rich man accused of rape. However, he begins to suspect his client may be guilty of not only this attack, but an earlier rape case for which another man is currently in prison. Thriller, starring Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe and William H Macy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6

Fri 29 Jun

11:00am
Film Winchester '73 (1950)
A gunslinger tracks down his father's killer, but is unable to exact his revenge because the sheriff of the town makes a point of confiscating all firearms. Instead he challenges him to compete in a shooting competition to win a superb rifle, but when the murderer loses, he steals the coveted prize. Western, starring James Stewart, Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea and Stephen McNally
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7.7
12:50pm
Film The Comancheros (1961)
A hard-bitten Texas Ranger joins forces with a convict and a gambler in a covert operation to run a gang of gunmen out of the territory for supplying Comanche warriors with arms and alcohol from a secret hideout in Mexico. But after infiltrating the renegades' secret camp, they have to figure out how to survive until help arrives. Western, with John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff and Lee Marvin
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
3:00pm
Film Stalag 17 (1953)
The inmates of a German PoW camp are convinced there is a traitor in their midst when the guards seem to be forewarned of their escape attempts. An unassuming sergeant content to remain a captive until the end of the conflict becomes the focus of suspicion as mob mentality takes hold. Billy Wilder's Second World War drama, starring an Oscar-winning William Holden, with Don Taylor, Otto Preminger and Harvey Lembeck
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.6
5:25pm
Film Night Passage (1957)
The black sheep of a family falls in with a gang of outlaws plotting to rob a train operated by his strait-laced brother, but reckons without his sibling's determination to track him down and set him back on the straight and narrow. Western, starring James Stewart, Audie Murphy, Dan Duryea and Brandon de Wilde
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
7:10pm
Film The Cold Light of Day (2012)
A man on a sailing holiday in Spain discovers his family have been abducted. His search for them leads him to learn that his father has been leading a double-life as a CIA agent, and has stolen top-secret information - which the kidnappers will stop at nothing to obtain. Thriller, starring Henry Cavill, Bruce Willis and Sigourney Weaver
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
9:00pm
Film Conan the Barbarian (2011)
An evil warlord kills a barbarian chieftain, whose son grows up to be a mighty warrior and seeks revenge for his father's death. He finds there is more at stake, as the tyrant is close to acquiring all the pieces of a magic mask, which will make him all-powerful. Fantasy adventure, with Jason Momoa, Stephen Lang, Ron Perlman and Rose McGowan
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
11:10pm
Film Dredd (2012)
An uncompromising law enforcer in a post-apocalyptic city is assigned to train a psychic new recruit. A report of three murders leads them to a tower block dominated by a ruthless drug lord, only for the gangster to seal off the building, forcing them to fight their way out. Sci-fi thriller based on the 2000AD comic-strip, starring Karl Urban, Lena Headey and Olivia Thirlby
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
1:00am
Film The Boxer from Shantung (1972)
Ma Yung Chen leaves his rural home to seek his fortune in Shanghai, but is drawn into the criminal underworld after befriending a gang boss. Ma then begins his own rise through the ranks, but danger lies in wait in the shape of the Four Champions gang. Martial arts adventure, starring Chen Kuan Tai. In Mandarin
(In Vision)

Rating: 6

Sat 30 Jun

11:00am
Film Fletch (1985)
A wisecracking reporter and master of disguise is approached by a businessman who claims to be terminally ill and is looking to pay someone to kill him. The journalist discovers the supposedly dying man is in perfect health, and his strange request is part of a complex scam. Comedy mystery based on Gregory Mcdonald's novel, with Chevy Chase and Tim Matheson
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
1:00pm
Film How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
A clumsy Viking boy longs to become a mighty dragon slayer and protect his village from the fearsome flying lizards, but his father thinks he is not up to the task. However, when he sets out to prove his worth, he ends up befriending a dragon, and realises his people may have misjudged the creatures. Animated fantasy, with the voices of Jay Baruchel and Gerard Butler
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
2:50pm
Film Mr Popper's Penguins (2011)
A workaholic businessman always puts his job before his family until he receives an unexpected inheritance from his explorer father - six penguins. He abandons his plan to offload the birds to a zoo when he finds his kids love them, and sets about turning his New York apartment into a suitable habitat. Family comedy, starring Jim Carrey, Carla Gugino and Angela Lansbury
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.4
4:40pm
Film Night at the Museum (2006)
A new nightwatchman at New York's Museum of Natural History discovers his job entails more than he bargained for. Once night falls, an ancient Egyptian spell brings the museum exhibits to life, entangling him in a riotous struggle to restore peace and order before the sun rises and visitors arrive. Fantasy comedy, starring Ben Stiller, Dick Van Dyke, Robin Williams, Carla Gugino and Ricky Gervais
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.1
6:50pm
Film Ride Along (2014)
A wannabe police officer persuades his girlfriend's tough detective brother to take him along on duty. The cop hopes to scare his unwanted partner away from his sister by exposing him to danger - but needs some help when the patrol leads to a run-in with the city's most wanted criminal. Comedy, starring Ice Cube, Kevin Hart and Laurence Fishburne
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
9:00pm
Film Commando (1985)
The daughter of retired special forces officer John Matrix is kidnapped by an old comrade-in-arms, now in league with a deposed former dictator. The tyrant plans to use the girl to force Matrix into assassinating the head of the country he once ruled, but is unprepared for the lengths to which the veteran soldier will go to rescue his child. Action adventure, with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Rae Dawn Chong
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
10:45pm
Film Green Room (2015)
Premiere. A crooked businessman holds the members of a punk band captive after they witness a crime committed by his henchmen. Thriller, starring Anton Yelchin and Patrick Stewart
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

12:35am
Film Blue Ruin (2014)
Homeless drifter Dwight hears that the man who murdered his parents has been released from jail and decides to track down and kill him, but ends up being hunted himself by the killer's family. Thriller, starring Macon Blair, Devin Ratray and Eve Plumb
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
2:20am
Film In Fear (2013)
A couple go to Ireland for a music festival, but get hopelessly lost when driving through a series of country roads. Their plight turns deadly as they are terrorised by mysterious figures lurking in the darkness, while an encounter with a seemingly harmless local brings dangers of its own. Horror, starring Iain De Caestecker, Alice Englert and Allen Leech
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5

Sun 1 Jul

11:00am
Film Dragonball Evolution (2009)
An ordinary teenager is recruited by a mystical martial arts master for a vitally important quest. He must find seven magical spheres before they fall into the hands of an evil warlord, who intends to use their power to let him take over the world. Fantasy adventure based on the Japanese cartoon series, starring Justin Chatwin, Chow Yun-Fat and James Marsters
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.7
1:00pm
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: 6.5
2:40pm
Film The Return of the Pink Panther (1974)
The inept Inspector Clouseau sets out to unmask a notorious international jewel thief believed to be behind the theft of a priceless diamond - but anarchy, as ever, follows wherever he goes. Blake Edwards' comedy sequel, starring Peter Sellers, Christopher Plummer, Catherine Schell, Herbert Lom, Burt Kwouk and Graham Stark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
4:55pm
Film Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Nightwatchman Larry notices that the living exhibits of his museum are behaving strangely. He discovers that the magical artefact that brings them to life is damaged, so he and his friends travel to London's Natural History Museum to find a way to restore it. Fantasy comedy sequel, starring Ben Stiller, Rebel Wilson and Robin Williams in his final film role
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
6:50pm
Film The River Wild (1994)
A headstrong white-water rafting expert embarks on a holiday with her family, but their fun comes to an abrupt end when two killers show up. The fugitives' only escape route from the law is down a raging river, so they take the woman and her son hostage to act as guides. Meanwhile, her husband desperately tries to keep track from the riverbank, waiting for his opportunity to launch a rescue attempt. Action thriller, starring Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, David Strathairn, Joseph Mazzello and John C Reilly
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
9:00pm
Film Sicario (2015)
An FBI agent is recruited to join an elite government task force based on the border between the US and Mexico, charged with preventing drugs being smuggled into the country. The team is sent on a secret mission, and the new recruit is forced to question everything she believes in order to survive. Crime drama, starring Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
11:20pm
Film The Guard (2011)
A laidback Irish policeman has a sharp mind for detective work, but a less than dedicated attitude to enforcing the law. His simple life is disrupted when he is forced to work with an uptight FBI agent in pursuit of an international drug-smuggling operation. Comedy thriller, with Brendan Gleeson, Don Cheadle and Mark Strong
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
1:10am
Film Drug War (2012)
A drug dealer is hospitalised following an accident, which leads to him being identified by the police and facing the death penalty. He agrees to help bring down the criminal organisation he works for in return for his life, assisting undercover officers to infiltrate the syndicate. Gangster thriller, starring Louis Koo and Ka Tung Lam. In Mandarin and Cantonese
(In Vision)

Rating: 9