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Mon 25 Jun

4:35am
Film Paradise, Hawaiian Style (1966)
A reckless singing pilot joins a friend in Hawaii, where they plan to go into business together running chartered helicopter flights. However, his irresponsible nature, tangled love life and dangerous flying threaten to ruin their enterprise. Musical, starring Elvis Presley, James Shigeta and Suzanna Leigh
(Subtitles)

6:10am
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) (Black & White)

Rating: 8.7
7:45am
Film Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)
A grizzled drifter rescues a nun from a gang of rapists and gets roped into escorting her across the Mexican desert. He gradually realises there is more to his new companion than meets the eye - and she may be hiding a surprising secret. Don Siegel's Western, starring Clint Eastwood, Shirley MacLaine, Manolo Fabregas, Alberto Morin and John Kelly
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:45am
Film Bus Stop (1956)
A cafe singer is romantically pursued by a love-struck rodeo cowboy who is determined to win her hand in marriage - if only by persistence alone. Comedy drama, starring Marilyn Monroe and Don Murray, with Betty Field and Arthur O'Connell
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
11:25am
Film The Odd Couple (1968)
Fastidious divorcee Felix moves in with slovenly sports writer Oscar and proceeds to clean up his chaotically untidy apartment, leading to all manner of domestic discord. Comedy based on Neil Simon's stage play, starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, John Fiedler, Herb Edelman and David Sheiner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
1:20pm
Film Kramer vs Kramer (1979)
Ted Kramer takes stock of his life and decides to devote all his time and energy to raising his seven-year-old boy after his wife walks out on them. Things go well for the pair - until she makes an unexpected reappearance and demands sole custody of the child, a move that threatens to tear father and son apart. Oscar-winning drama, starring Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Justin Henry, Jane Alexander, JoBeth Williams and Howard Duff
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
3:15pm
Film To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
A lawyer risks the wrath of his neighbours in a racially divided backwater in Alabama by agreeing to defend a black man on a rape charge. As he struggles to shield his son and daughter from the case's disturbing undertones, the children also have to confront their fear of a local recluse. Oscar-winning, Depression-era drama based on the classic novel by Harper Lee, starring Gregory Peck, Robert Duvall, Mary Badham and Phillip Alford
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 4.9
5:30pm
Film 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Scientists detect a mysterious black monolith on the moon is transmitting a signal to Jupiter. A spacecraft is sent on a mission to investigate the origins of the strange object, but as they near their destination, the astronauts realise the computer controlling the ship is turning against them. Stanley Kubrick's sci-fi epic, with Keir Dullea, William Sylvester, Gary Lockwood and Leonard Rossiter

Rating: 7.6
8:00pm
Film Five Easy Pieces (1970)
An oil-rigger who has cut himself off from his cultured, middle-class roots reluctantly returns to his family home, with his pregnant girlfriend in tow, after receiving word that his father is dying. However, the homecoming turns into a failure, as the psychological journey has a lasting impact on himself and those closest to him. Drama, with Jack Nicholson, Karen Black, Susan Anspach and Ralph Waite
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
9:45pm
Film Kramer vs Kramer (1979)
Ted Kramer takes stock of his life and decides to devote all his time and energy to raising his seven-year-old boy after his wife walks out on them. Things go well for the pair - until she makes an unexpected reappearance and demands sole custody of the child, a move that threatens to tear father and son apart. Oscar-winning drama, starring Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Justin Henry, Jane Alexander, JoBeth Williams and Howard Duff
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
11:35pm
Film Midnight Cowboy (1969)
A friendship develops between a down-at-heel streetwise New York eccentric and a naive Texas country boy who aspires to be a well-paid gigolo. Oscar-winning drama, starring Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Brenda Vaccaro and Sylvia Miles
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
1:35am
Film Cleopatra (1963)
The famous Queen sets out to consolidate her power after gaining control of the Egyptian kingdom. She seduces Julius Caesar and bears him a son, but the ambitious would-be tyrant is assassinated before she can take her place at his side, paving the way for her love affair with general Mark Antony - and a war for control of the Roman empire. Historical epic, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Martin Landau, Rex Harrison, Hume Cronyn and George Cole
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
5:35am
Film Fun in Acapulco (1963)
A former trapeze artist tries to put a work-related tragedy behind him by taking a job as a lifeguard and entertainer in a luxury hotel at the Mexican resort. He ends up contending with the considerable wiles of his beautiful boss and a female matador who each have romantic designs on him. Musical comedy, starring Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress, Paul Lukas and Alejandro Rey
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.4

Tue 26 Jun

7:15am
Film Ace in the Hole (1951)
An abrasive, hard-drinking reporter is reduced to working for a small-town newspaper, where he discovers a man trapped in a mine shaft. He sees a chance to revive his career, and manipulates the rescue operation to drag things out as long as possible, creating a media circus but putting the man's life in jeopardy. Billy Wilder's drama, starring Kirk Douglas and Jan Sterling
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 8
9:15am
Film The Longest Day (1962)
Fact-based Second World War drama chronicling the planning and execution of the Allied landings in Normandy on June 6, 1944, from the differing perspectives of the British, German and American forces. Starring Richard Burton, Richard Todd, Kenneth More, John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, Henry Fonda and Curt Jurgens
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 8.8
12:15pm
Film Chariots of Fire (1981)
Oscar-winning drama based on the true story of British runners Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams, going for gold at the 1924 Olympics in Paris. The two athletes are driven by very different impulses - Liddell is inspired by his devout Christian faith, while Abrahams hopes to triumph over the anti-Semitism he has endured all his life. Starring Ian Charleson, Ben Cross, Nigel Havers, John Gielgud and Ian Holm. Vangelis provides the soundtrack
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.1
2:25pm
Film Three Days of the Condor (1975)
A bookish CIA researcher returns to his field office to find all his colleagues have been murdered in his absence. When he tries to uncover the truth, he also ends up targeted for assassination by his own agency, and is forced to go on the run to discover the reasons why. Sydney Pollack's thriller, starring Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson and Max von Sydow
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
4:25pm
Film How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)
Three women rent a luxurious New York apartment as part of a scheme to get their claws into wealthy husbands - but their plans become unstuck when all three start to fall for men with good hearts and empty pockets. Comedy, starring Betty Grable, Marilyn Monroe, Lauren Bacall, William Powell, Cameron Mitchell, David Wayne, Rory Calhoun and Fred Clark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.1
6:00pm
Film Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
An aspiring writer falls for a seemingly happy-go-lucky woman living in the same apartment building, and is drawn to her unconventional lifestyle. However, he detects her quirky demeanour is masking a colourful past, while her mysterious visits to an imprisoned gangster have unexpected consequences. Romantic comedy drama based on Truman Capote's novel, with Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Mickey Rooney and Martin Balsam
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
8:00pm
Film Chariots of Fire (1981)
Oscar-winning drama based on the true story of British runners Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams, going for gold at the 1924 Olympics in Paris. The two athletes are driven by very different impulses - Liddell is inspired by his devout Christian faith, while Abrahams hopes to triumph over the anti-Semitism he has endured all his life. Starring Ian Charleson, Ben Cross, Nigel Havers, John Gielgud and Ian Holm. Vangelis provides the soundtrack
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.1
10:10pm
Film Three Days of the Condor (1975)
A bookish CIA researcher returns to his field office to find all his colleagues have been murdered in his absence. When he tries to uncover the truth, he also ends up targeted for assassination by his own agency, and is forced to go on the run to discover the reasons why. Sydney Pollack's thriller, starring Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson and Max von Sydow
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
12:10am
Film Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
Hapless Sonny and his sidekick Sal have a plan to rob a Brooklyn bank. The novice crooks thought they would be in and out in 10 minutes, but instead find themselves stuck in an ongoing hostage situation, with the police and the media laying siege to the bank. Sidney Lumet's fact-based drama, starring Al Pacino, John Cazale and Charles Durning
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
2:20am
Film The Gambler (1974)
A professor of literature becomes addicted to gambling, leaving him in serious debt to a brutal loan shark and forcing him to take yet more desperate risks to escape his problem. Drama, starring James Caan, Lauren Hutton and Paul Sorvino

Rating: 8
4:15am
Film Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
Intelligent chimpanzees Cornelius and Zira escape the destruction of their planet by travelling back in time to 1970s America. Although initially treated as celebrities, the government comes to regard the pair as a threat to the human race when it transpires that Zira is pregnant. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Sal Mineo and Ricardo Montalban
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8

Wed 27 Jun

6:00am
Film The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)
Cowboys intervene in a bid to prevent the lynching of three men accused of murdering a rancher and stealing his cattle. Western drama, starring Henry Fonda, Henry Morgan and Anthony Quinn
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

7:20am
Film Carousel (1956)
A criminal struggling to support his pregnant wife dies during a botched armed robbery, but is given the chance to return to life 15 years later to help his family and teach his daughter a valuable lesson. Adaptation of Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical, starring Gordon MacRae, Shirley Jones, Cameron Mitchell, Barbara Ruick and Gene Lockhart
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
9:35am
Film A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
A mysterious gunslinger rides into a town on the Mexican border divided by two warring families. After killing the henchmen of one clan, he seems to have made it clear where his loyalties lie and is hired by their rivals. However, he is secretly planning to play them off against each other to his own advantage. Sergio Leone's Western, with Clint Eastwood making his first appearance as The Man with No Name alongside Gian Maria Volonte and Marianne Koch
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.4
11:20am
Film Shenandoah (1965)
A Virginian farmer is left to raise seven children after his wife dies. He tries to keep his family out of the American Civil War, but when Union troops abduct his son, and his son-in-law enlists with the Confederates, he is unable to maintain his neutral stance and is dragged into the conflict. Western, starring James Stewart, Doug McClure, Rosemary Forsyth, Katharine Ross and Patrick Wayne
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.2
1:10pm
Film Zorba the Greek (1964)
A timid English writer arrives in Crete to open a mine for the family business and falls under the spell of a local peasant with a charismatic and inspiring zest for life. Drama, starring Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Papas, Lila Kedrova and Sotiris Moustakas
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
3:35pm
Film The Apartment (1960)
A lowly insurance clerk tries to curry favour with his seedy manager by lending him his flat for his extramarital flings. But the clerk soon grows wise to the nastiness of corporate ethics and infidelity when his heartless boss seduces the elevator girl, whom he has always loved from afar. Oscar-winning comedy drama, directed by Billy Wilder and starring Jack Lemmon, Fred MacMurray and Shirley MacLaine
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7
5:45pm
Film Chinatown (1974)
A small-time private eye uncovers a gruesome secret when he investigates the husband of a wealthy socialite. As he is drawn deeper into the tangled web of lies and corruption, the case becomes ever more complicated. Roman Polanski's Oscar-winning mystery, starring Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston and Perry Lopez

Rating: 8.8
8:00pm
Film Love Story (1970)
Two students at Harvard University fall in love, but their romance is fated to be cut tragically short by the discovery that one of them has a terminal illness. Romantic drama, starring Ali MacGraw, Ryan O'Neal and Ray Milland
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.7
9:45pm
Film The Verdict (1982)
A failed attorney takes on a medical case on behalf of the family of a woman left in a coma after an operation in a Catholic hospital. Hoping to earn his fee as fast as possible, he advises both sides to settle out of court. However, soon it becomes clear that the hospital is negligent, and he resolves to bring those responsible to justice. Sidney Lumet's drama, with Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling and James Mason
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.2
12:00am
Film The Wild Bunch (1969)
Ageing outlaws, bound by a private code of honour and friendship, find themselves at odds with early 20th-century society, and come to realise their era has passed. Hired to steal guns for a tyrannical Mexican general, they instead decide to turn against him. Sam Peckinpah's Western, starring William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan, Warren Oates, Strother Martin and Edmond O'Brien
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
2:30am
Film Raging Bull (1980)
Biopic of boxer Jake LaMotta, who rose to fame as the world middleweight champion in the 1940s. His career was marred by an inability to deal with his anger, leaving his family bearing the brunt of his rage and paranoia. Directed by Martin Scorsese and starring an Oscar-winning Robert De Niro alongside Joe Pesci and Cathy Moriarty
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5
4:45am
Film Blue Hawaii (1961)
A Honolulu resident returns home after two years in the army and defies his parents' wish that he work in the family pineapple business. He has set his heart on carving his own niche and makes a start by taking a job at a tourist agency. Musical, starring Elvis Presley, Angela Lansbury, Joan Blackman and Roland Winters. Songs featured include Can't Help Falling in Love and Rock-a-Hula Baby
(Subtitles)

Thu 28 Jun

6:30am
Film Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
A small California town is infiltrated by sinister alien vegetable pods from outer space, which start to clone the residents and replace them with emotionless replicas. A local doctor realises something bizarre is going on and sets out to investigate - but is not prepared for what he finds. Don Siegel's sci-fi thriller, with Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter and Carolyn Jones
(Subtitles) (Black & White) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.5
8:00am
Film The Beguiled (1971)
A wounded Union soldier is given refuge in a girls' boarding school in the Confederate south during the American Civil War. However, his presence provokes jealousy and deceit among the students and teachers, and in an atmosphere of emotional and sexual repression they succumb to his overt masculinity and art of seduction. Drama, starring Clint Eastwood, Geraldine Page, Elizabeth Hartman and Jo Ann Harris

Rating: 7.5
9:50am
Film Anna and the King of Siam (1946)
A widowed English schoolteacher begins a relationship with the powerful monarch of Siam while tutoring his 67 children. Romantic drama, starring Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison and Lee J Cobb
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

12:05pm
Film The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
A laconic gunslinger, a ruthless hired killer and a conniving outlaw hunt for a cache of loot during the chaos of the American Civil War. However, each is privy to only part of the information necessary to find it, setting in motion a series of deadly betrayals. The third film in Sergio Leone's Spaghetti Western trilogy, starring Clint Eastwood as the Man with No Name, with Lee Van Cleef and Eli Wallach. With a soundtrack by Ennio Morricone
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
3:05pm
Film The Birds (1963)
A San Francisco socialite takes a shine to a man she meets by chance, and follows him home to a Californian coastal community. Her arrival coincides with a series of mysterious attacks on people by birds, which soon escalates as vast flocks go on the warpath. Alfred Hitchcock's thriller, based on a Daphne du Maurier short story, starring Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor, Suzanne Pleshette, Jessica Tandy and Veronica Cartwright
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
5:10pm
Film An Affair to Remember (1957)
Love blossoms on the high seas for a playboy bachelor and a former nightclub singer during a transatlantic cruise. When the liner comes into dock at New York, they agree to wait for six months and then meet again at the Empire State Building, hoping to prove to each other their relationship is more than a shipboard affair. Romantic drama, with Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Cathleen Nesbitt, Richard Denning and Neva Patterson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:10pm
Film Dirty Harry (1971)
Maverick San Francisco detective `Dirty' Harry Callahan sets out to capture a deranged sniper picking off victims at random. Although his own tactics barely stay within the confines of the law, he is determined the killer will face his particular brand of justice, regardless of his superiors' disapproval. Don Siegel's thriller, starring Clint Eastwood, Harry Guardino and Andy Robinson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Film The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
A laconic gunslinger, a ruthless hired killer and a conniving outlaw hunt for a cache of loot during the chaos of the American Civil War. However, each is privy to only part of the information necessary to find it, setting in motion a series of deadly betrayals. The third film in Sergio Leone's Spaghetti Western trilogy, starring Clint Eastwood as the Man with No Name, with Lee Van Cleef and Eli Wallach. With a soundtrack by Ennio Morricone
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
12:00am
Film The Blues Brothers (1980)
Two criminal brothers discover the orphanage where they were raised faces closure unless the nuns who run it can pay their tax bill, so the pair embark on an urgent mission to revive their old blues band to raise the money needed. Comedy, starring John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Ray Charles, Cab Calloway, Carrie Fisher, John Candy and John Lee Hooker
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
2:15am
Film Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
Retired bank robber John Doherty escapes a gunman with the aid of a young car thief, and together they go in search of the loot from the former crook's last job. When they discover the stash is missing - and John's thuggish old partners are also looking for it - the pair decide to do a repeat robbery. Comedy drama, starring Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, George Kennedy and Geoffrey Lewis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
4:15am
Film Roustabout (1964)
A leather-clad drifter with a talent for all things tuneful joins a travelling carnival, and catches the eye of a co-worker - but her father is less less than keen on the relationship, leading to trouble. Musical, starring Elvis Presley, Barbara Stanwyck, Joan Freeman, Leif Erickson and Sue Ann Langdon
(Subtitles)

Fri 29 Jun

6:00am
Film The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
When their livelihood is ruined by prolonged drought during the Great Depression, a family of destitute tenant farmers is forced to leave the dust bowl of Oklahoma and undertake a gruelling journey to California in a desperate search for work. John Ford's drama, based on John Steinbeck's novel and starring Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell and John Carradine
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7.5
8:15am
Film Hell Is for Heroes (1962)
A rebellious soldier defies orders to lead two men on a secret attack on a German pillbox, but his mission fails and the other two soldiers are killed. Court-martialled for his actions, he remains convinced his plan was sound and ignores the sentence to make a second attempt at destroying the emplacement. Second World War adventure, with Steve McQueen, James Coburn and Bobby Darin
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

9:50am
Film Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
An enigmatic British Army officer tries to unite the Arab nations against the Turks during the First World War, but comes into conflict with the military authorities when he engages the enemy with guerrilla tactics instead of more conventional methods. However, his increasingly torn loyalties leave him close to madness. Oscar-winning epic drama directed by David Lean, starring Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, Anthony Quinn, Alec Guinness and Jack Hawkins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
1:25pm
Film The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)
A bored millionaire masterminds a bank robbery, only to find himself pursued by a glamorous insurance investigator determined to prove his guilt. It is not long before they get embroiled in a passionate affair - but conflicting interests mean they can never really trust one another. Crime drama, starring Steve McQueen, Faye Dunaway, Paul Burke and Yaphet Kotto
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
3:15pm
Film The Way We Were (1973)
Upper-class novelist Hubbell Gardiner and Jewish political activist Katie Morosky meet at college in the 1930s and later marry. Although very much in love, their opposing political outlooks lead to conflict when Hubbell's successful career as a Hollywood screenwriter is compromised by his wife's socialist leanings. As the 1950s dawn it becomes clear their differences are too great to overcome. Romantic drama, with Robert Redford, Barbra Streisand, Bradford Dillman and Murray Hamilton
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.5
5:15pm
Film The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
A British colonel in a Japanese PoW camp is ordered to build a railway bridge over a river, forging a vital communications link. At first he refuses to obey, but eventually agrees to take the project on - and becomes so obsessed with the task that he creates a dilemma for an American soldier sent to destroy the structure. David Lean's Oscar-winning Second World War drama, starring Alec Guinness, William Holden and Jack Hawkins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
8:00pm
Film The Godfather (1972)
The patriarch of the Corleone crime family is hospitalised after an attempt on his life and entrusts control of his business to his three sons - the violent and unpredictable Sonny, the weak-willed Fredo, and Michael, the youngest brother, who reluctantly takes up the reins but proves to be the most ruthless of them all. Francis Ford Coppola's gangster drama, starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, John Cazale, Talia Shire, Robert Duvall and Diane Keaton
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.2
11:00pm
Film Halloween (1978)
Homicidal madman Michael Myers escapes from a mental institution 15 years after murdering his sister, and goes on a killing spree in his home town. Although a psychiatrist is quickly on his trail in a bid to stop the loss of more lives, a shy teenage girl babysitting for her neighbour is unaware of the grisly fate in store for her. John Carpenter's horror, starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, Nick Castle and PJ Soles

Rating: 8.2
12:35am
Film The Hustler (1961)
An arrogant pool shark challenges a renowned champion player, only to lose the match and end up broke with his confidence shattered. With the aid of a cut-throat manager, he sets about honing his skills for a rematch - but making it to the top could cost him everything. Oscar-winning drama, starring Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, George C Scott, Piper Laurie, Murray Hamilton and Myron McCormick
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 8.7
2:55am
Film Midnight Express (1978)
An American student is arrested for drug smuggling while on holiday in Turkey, and thrown into a brutal prison ruled by a sadistic warder. His family and the US government plan an appeal, but he begins to realise that diplomatic efforts are fruitless, and his only hope is to plot a desperate escape. Alan Parker's fact-based drama, starring Brad Davis, John Hurt and Randy Quaid
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
5:05am
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) (Black & White)

Rating: 8.7

Sat 30 Jun

6:45am
Film Sabrina (1954)
A chauffeur's daughter falls for her father's playboy employer, but when he rejects her she flees to Paris. On her return, however, he is smitten by the alluring woman she has become - even though he is about to be married. To ensure the wedding takes place, his older brother decides to woo the beauty himself. Comedy, starring Audrey Hepburn, William Holden, Humphrey Bogart and Walter Hampden
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 8.2
8:45am
Film Spartacus (1960)
A slave trained to fight as a gladiator turns against his masters and leads an army of rebels in a fight for freedom against the Roman state. But as the rebellion gathers momentum, two senators do all they can to exploit the uprising for their own political ends. Stanley Kubrick's Oscar-winning epic, with Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton and Peter Ustinov
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
11:55am
Film Zulu (1964)
An upper-class soldier and his fellow officer stationed at Rorke's Drift in 1879 discover they have been cut off after the destruction of the main British army column in the area. They must rally their small force of 140 men against the might of 4,000 Zulu warriors advancing on their position. Fact-based historical drama, starring Michael Caine, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins, Ulla Jacobsson, Nigel Green and Chief Buthelezi, with narration by Richard Burton
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
2:20pm
Film The Guns of Navarone (1961)
An elite group of Allied soldiers is dispatched to sabotage vital German artillery emplacements, despite the seemingly insurmountable odds and the suspicion there is a traitor in their midst. Oscar-winning Second World War adventure, based on Alistair MacLean's novel, starring Gregory Peck, David Niven, Anthony Quinn, Stanley Baker, Anthony Quayle and Irene Papas
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
Film The Godfather (1972)
The patriarch of the Corleone crime family is hospitalised after an attempt on his life and entrusts control of his business to his three sons - the violent and unpredictable Sonny, the weak-willed Fredo, and Michael, the youngest brother, who reluctantly takes up the reins but proves to be the most ruthless of them all. Francis Ford Coppola's gangster drama, starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, John Cazale, Talia Shire, Robert Duvall and Diane Keaton
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.2
8:00pm
Film The Godfather: Part II (1974)
Mafia don Michael Corleone sets out to clinch a make-or-break deal with an ageing gangster - but his plans are blown apart by a traitor within the family. Michael's story is intercut with flashback sequences chronicling the early life of his father Vito, as he makes the shift from immigrant grocery-store clerk to Mob kingpin. Francis Ford Coppola's Oscar-winning crime drama sequel, with Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire, John Cazale, Michael V Gazzo and Lee Strasberg
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.1
11:25pm
Film Zulu (1964)
An upper-class soldier and his fellow officer stationed at Rorke's Drift in 1879 discover they have been cut off after the destruction of the main British army column in the area. They must rally their small force of 140 men against the might of 4,000 Zulu warriors advancing on their position. Fact-based historical drama, starring Michael Caine, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins, Ulla Jacobsson, Nigel Green and Chief Buthelezi, with narration by Richard Burton
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
1:45am
Film The Warriors (1979)
A New York gang leader calls together all the gangs in the city, with the intention of uniting them. However, when he is assassinated, one of the groups he was hoping to draw into his alliance is framed for the murder, and finds all the others have turned on it. A battle for survival to make it back to their own turf alive ensues. Action adventure, starring Michael Beck and James Remar
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.7
3:25am
Film Don't Look Now (1973)
A couple trying to get over the death of their daughter take a trip to Venice, where they are shocked by a psychic's claim that the child is trying to contact them. Although the wife believes her story, the husband remains sceptical - until he begins to be troubled by spectral visions of his own. Nicholas Roeg's supernatural thriller based on Daphne du Maurier's short story, with Donald Sutherland and Julie Christie

Rating: 5.3
5:20am
Film Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
A race of intelligent chimps vies with warlike gorillas and deadly mutant humans for control of a post-apocalyptic Earth. The fifth and final instalment in the sci-fi adventure series, starring Roddy McDowall, Claude Akins and Paul Williams, and featuring a cameo appearance by John Huston

Rating: 6.1