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Thu 18 Jul

6:00am
Film Mad Max (1979)
A cop in the near future sets out to avenge his family's murder at the hands of a biker gang. Action thriller, starring Mel Gibson and Joanne Samuel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.9
7:45am
Film Mad Max 2 (1981)
A drifter roaming a post-apocalyptic wasteland helps a community escape gangs of marauders searching for fuel. Futuristic adventure sequel, starring Mel Gibson and Bruce Spence
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:30am
Film Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
The nomadic warrior makes a bad deal with a desert dictator and ends up an unlikely protector of a band of feral children. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Mel Gibson and Tina Turner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
11:30am
Film The Village (2004)
Life in a peaceful 19th-century village is threatened when forest-dwelling creatures are enraged. M Night Shyamalan's horror thriller, with Joaquin Phoenix and Bryce Dallas Howard
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
1:30pm
Film Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
The son of a war hero leads a new generation of giant robot pilots against a wave of alien Kaiju creatures. Sci-fi sequel, starring John Boyega
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

3:30pm
Film Mad Max (1979)
A cop in the near future sets out to avenge his family's murder at the hands of a biker gang. Action thriller, starring Mel Gibson and Joanne Samuel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.9
5:15pm
Film Mad Max 2 (1981)
A drifter roaming a post-apocalyptic wasteland helps a community escape gangs of marauders searching for fuel. Futuristic adventure sequel, starring Mel Gibson and Bruce Spence
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:00pm
Film Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
The nomadic warrior makes a bad deal with a desert dictator and ends up an unlikely protector of a band of feral children. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Mel Gibson and Tina Turner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
9:00pm
Film Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
The son of a war hero leads a new generation of giant robot pilots against a wave of alien Kaiju creatures. Sci-fi sequel, starring John Boyega
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

11:00pm
Film End of Days (1999)
A former police officer protects an innocent woman from the Devil, who plans to bring about Armageddon. Supernatural thriller, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Gabriel Byrne
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.1
1:15am
Film Hostel (2005)
Three backpackers are lured to a Slovakian inn where wealthy depraved businessmen pay for the chance to torture people to death. Horror, starring Jay Hernandez and Derek Richardson

Rating: 5.9
3:00am
Film Flatliners (2017)
Five medical students explore near-death experiences, with deadly results. Sci-fi drama, starring Ellen Page, Diego Luna and Nina Dobrev
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
5:00am
Sky Cinema Preview
July 2019
Previews of the great films now playing on Sky Cinema plus other highlights showing on Sky

Rating: 7

Fri 19 Jul

6:00am
Film Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
Two intelligent chimpanzees travel back in time to find sanctuary in 1970s America. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Roddy McDowall and Kim Hunter
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:45am
Film Blade Runner (1982)
A former cop in a future Los Angeles is forced to return to duty for a mission to kill a group of renegade androids. Theatrical version of the sci-fi thriller, with Harrison Ford

Rating: 10
9:45am
Film Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
An android-hunter discovers a buried secret and goes in search of the missing detective connected to the case. Sci-fi thriller, starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.2
12:30pm
Film Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
A soldier fighting against an alien army is repeatedly killed and brought back to life to relive the same battle. Sci-fi adventure, starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
2:30pm
Film The Dark (2018)
A ghostly teenage girl befriends a blind boy, and discovers they are both victims of terrible abuse. Horror, starring Nadia Alexander, Toby Nichols and Karl Markovics
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.1
4:15pm
Film Blade Runner (1982)
A former cop in a future Los Angeles is forced to return to duty for a mission to kill a group of renegade androids. Theatrical version of the sci-fi thriller, with Harrison Ford

Rating: 10
6:15pm
Film Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
An android-hunter discovers a buried secret and goes in search of the missing detective connected to the case. Sci-fi thriller, starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.2
9:00pm
Film Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
A soldier fighting against an alien army is repeatedly killed and brought back to life to relive the same battle. Sci-fi adventure, starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
11:00pm
Annabelle Comes Home: Special
Previewing the horror sequel

11:15pm
Film Annabelle: Creation (2017)
A nun and several girls from an orphanage become the target of a dollmaker's possessed creation. Horror, starring Anthony LaPaglia
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
1:15am
Film Annabelle (2014)
A couple are attacked by members of a satanic cult, who transform a vintage doll into a monster. Horror spin-off from The Conjuring, with Annabelle Wallis and Ward Horton
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
3:00am
Annabelle Comes Home: Special
Previewing the horror sequel

3:15am
Film Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
A parapsychologist returns to her family home to investigate supernatural disturbances. Horror, starring Lin Shaye
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
5:05am
Film Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
Two intelligent chimpanzees travel back in time to find sanctuary in 1970s America. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Roddy McDowall and Kim Hunter
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8

Sat 20 Jul

6:45am
Film Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Collector's Edition (1977)
A man's obsession with UFOs drives his family away and leads him to where aliens are about to make contact. Steven Spielberg's sci-fi drama, with Richard Dreyfuss and Teri Garr
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.3
9:05am
Film John Carter (2012)
An American Civil War soldier is transported to an alien world, where he tips the balance in a war by rescuing a princess. Fantasy adventure, with Taylor Kitsch and Lynn Collins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
11:20am
Film Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
A band of escapees from a prison space station battles an alien warlord for possession of a powerful artefact. Sci-fi adventure, starring Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.9
1:25pm
Film The Jurassic Games (2018)
Ten death row convicts are forced to compete in a virtual reality game that pits them against dinosaurs and each other. Sci-fi thriller, starring Ryan Merriman
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
3:00pm
Film The Nun (2018)
A troubled priest and a novice nun discover a religious order's terrible secret and battle a malevolent force. Horror, starring Taissa Farmiga
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
4:45pm
Film Poltergeist (1982)
The parents of a five-year-old turn to paranormal investigators to find her after she is taken by phantoms who invaded their home. Horror, with JoBeth Williams and Craig T Nelson

Rating: 7.5
6:45pm
Film John Carter (2012)
An American Civil War soldier is transported to an alien world, where he tips the balance in a war by rescuing a princess. Fantasy adventure, with Taylor Kitsch and Lynn Collins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
9:00pm
Film Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
A band of escapees from a prison space station battles an alien warlord for possession of a powerful artefact. Sci-fi adventure, starring Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.9
11:10pm
Film The Nun (2018)
A troubled priest and a novice nun discover a religious order's terrible secret and battle a malevolent force. Horror, starring Taissa Farmiga
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
12:50am
Film Happy Death Day (2017)
A college student must relive the day of her murder over and over until she discovers her killer's identity. Horror, starring Jessica Rothe
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
2:40am
Film A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Classic slasher horror, starring Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger, an undead child-murderer who returns to terrorise unsuspecting teenagers in their dreams. With Heather Langenkamp

Rating: 7.7
4:15am
Film Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Collector's Edition (1977)
A man's obsession with UFOs drives his family away and leads him to where aliens are about to make contact. Steven Spielberg's sci-fi drama, with Richard Dreyfuss and Teri Garr
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.3

Sun 21 Jul

6:45am
Film Flatliners (2017)
Five medical students explore near-death experiences, with deadly results. Sci-fi drama, starring Ellen Page, Diego Luna and Nina Dobrev
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
8:45am
Film Beetlejuice (1988)
A recently deceased couple enlist the help of a veteran ghost to teach them how to haunt their former home. Tim Burton's comedy, with Michael Keaton, Geena Davis and Alec Baldwin
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
10:30am
Film Labyrinth (1986)
A teenager travels through a magical maze to rescue her baby brother from a band of goblins and their sinister king. Fantasy adventure, starring Jennifer Connelly and David Bowie

Rating: 8
12:15pm
The Top Ten Show 2019
Season 2019 Episode 29/

Which movies are doing the best business at home and across the pond? Clips from the UK and US Top Ten show you the best of what's on offer on the big screen.

12:30pm
Film Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
A headstrong pilot gets mixed up with a bunch of mercenaries while attempting to appease a crime lord. Sci-fi prequel, starring Alden Ehrenreich
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
3:00pm
Film Superman (1978)
A superpowered alien is evacuated from his doomed planet and crash-lands on Earth, becoming a crusader for justice. Comic-strip adventure, with Christopher Reeve and Margot Kidder
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.9
5:30pm
Film Beetlejuice (1988)
A recently deceased couple enlist the help of a veteran ghost to teach them how to haunt their former home. Tim Burton's comedy, with Michael Keaton, Geena Davis and Alec Baldwin
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
7:15pm
Film Labyrinth (1986)
A teenager travels through a magical maze to rescue her baby brother from a band of goblins and their sinister king. Fantasy adventure, starring Jennifer Connelly and David Bowie

Rating: 8
9:00pm
Film Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
A headstrong pilot gets mixed up with a bunch of mercenaries while attempting to appease a crime lord. Sci-fi prequel, starring Alden Ehrenreich
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
11:30pm
Film Bad Match (2017)
An internet-dating playboy's life spirals out of control when he meets a woman online. Thriller, starring Jack Cutmore-Scott
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

1:00am
Film Truth or Dare (2018)
A seemingly harmless game of Truth or Dare among friends turns lethal when something begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare. Horror, starring Lucy Hale
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
2:45am
Film Future World (2018)
A young boy searches a wasteland for a rumoured cure for his dying mother. Sci-fi adventure, starring James Franco
(Subtitles)

4:20am
Film Target Earth (1998)
Former alien abductees fight victims of extraterrestrial attacks to prevent a planet take-over. Sci-fi adventure, starring Christopher Meloni
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6

Mon 22 Jul

6:00am
Film Star Trek: Generations (1994)
Starship captains Kirk and Picard battle a deranged scientist obsessed with finding a mysterious energy source. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Patrick Stewart and William Shatner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
8:00am
Film Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
Captain Picard and the Enterprise crew struggle to stop their deadliest enemies, the Borg, from changing history. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Patrick Stewart and Jonathan Frakes
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
10:00am
Film Superman (1978)
A superpowered alien is evacuated from his doomed planet and crash-lands on Earth, becoming a crusader for justice. Comic-strip adventure, with Christopher Reeve and Margot Kidder
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.9
12:30pm
Film District 9 (2009)
A South African bureaucrat has to team up with extra-terrestrial refugees from an internment camp when he suffers an accident. Sci-fi drama, starring Sharlto Copley and Jason Cope
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.2
2:30pm
Film Conan the Barbarian (1982)
A formidable warrior seeks revenge on the brutal cult that killed his parents when he was a child. Fantasy adventure, with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Max von Sydow and James Earl Jones
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
4:45pm
The Top Ten Show 2019
Season 2019 Episode 29/

Which movies are doing the best business at home and across the pond? Clips from the UK and US Top Ten show you the best of what's on offer on the big screen.

5:00pm
Film Star Trek: Generations (1994)
Starship captains Kirk and Picard battle a deranged scientist obsessed with finding a mysterious energy source. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Patrick Stewart and William Shatner
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
7:00pm
Film Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
Captain Picard and the Enterprise crew struggle to stop their deadliest enemies, the Borg, from changing history. Sci-fi adventure sequel, with Patrick Stewart and Jonathan Frakes
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
Film Lifechanger (2018)
A murderous shapeshifter's killing spree takes a complex turn when he falls in love. Horror thriller, starring Lora Burke

10:30pm
Film District 9 (2009)
A South African bureaucrat has to team up with extra-terrestrial refugees from an internment camp when he suffers an accident. Sci-fi drama, starring Sharlto Copley and Jason Cope
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.2
12:30am
Film Conan the Barbarian (1982)
A formidable warrior seeks revenge on the brutal cult that killed his parents when he was a child. Fantasy adventure, with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Max von Sydow and James Earl Jones
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
2:45am
Film Strange Days (1995)
An ex-cop dealing in illegal virtual-reality experiences uncovers a conspiracy while hunting a killer. Kathryn Bigelow's sci-fi thriller, with Ralph Fiennes and Angela Bassett

Rating: 7.3
5:15am
Sky Cinema Preview
July 2019
Previews of the great films now playing on Sky Cinema plus other highlights showing on Sky

Rating: 7

Tue 23 Jul

6:00am
Film Wildling (2018)
A teenager uncovers the dark secret behind her traumatic childhood. Fantasy, starring Liv Tyler, Bel Powley and Brad Dourif
(Subtitles)

7:45am
Film Time Trap (2017)
A group of students experience a series of bizarre events related to time and space distortion. Sci-fi adventure, starring Andrew Wilson and Cassidy Gifford
(Subtitles)

9:20am
Film The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008)
Paranormal investigators Mulder and Scully come out of hiding to help the FBI investigate sinister experiments. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
11:20am
Film E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
A lonely boy befriends a stranded alien and helps him to contact his own people and call for rescue. Steven Spielberg's sci-fi fantasy, starring Henry Thomas and Drew Barrymore
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
1:20pm
Film Venom (2018)
A journalist gains superhuman strength and power when his body merges with an alien organism. Fantasy adventure, starring Tom Hardy
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.5
3:20pm
Film Oblivion (2013)
A repairman salvaging resources from a devastated future Earth discovers a secret that threatens the human race. Sci-fi adventure, starring Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.9
5:30pm
Film Time Trap (2017)
A group of students experience a series of bizarre events related to time and space distortion. Sci-fi adventure, starring Andrew Wilson and Cassidy Gifford
(Subtitles)

7:00pm
Film E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
A lonely boy befriends a stranded alien and helps him to contact his own people and call for rescue. Steven Spielberg's sci-fi fantasy, starring Henry Thomas and Drew Barrymore
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
9:00pm
Film Venom (2018)
A journalist gains superhuman strength and power when his body merges with an alien organism. Fantasy adventure, starring Tom Hardy
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.5
11:00pm
Film Oblivion (2013)
A repairman salvaging resources from a devastated future Earth discovers a secret that threatens the human race. Sci-fi adventure, starring Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.9
1:15am
Film The Thing (1982)
A shape-shifting alien enters an Antarctic base and mimics its prey, fuelling paranoia among the crew. John Carpenter's sci-fi horror remake, with Kurt Russell and Wilford Brimley
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
3:15am
Film Victor Crowley (2017)
Following the events of cult slasher movie Hatchet III, killer Victor Crowley is resurrected and goes on another murderous rampage. Horror comedy, starring Kane Hodder
(Subtitles)

4:45am
Film Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders (2016)
When their foes unite against them, Batman and Robin attempt to take them down. Animated adventure, with the voices of Adam West and Burt Ward
(Subtitles)

Wed 24 Jul

6:15am
Film 2036 Origin Unknown (2018)
Following a crash on Mars, an astronaut attempts to find out what went wrong. Sci-fi thriller, starring Katee Sackhoff
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
8:00am
Film John Carter (2012)
An American Civil War soldier is transported to an alien world, where he tips the balance in a war by rescuing a princess. Fantasy adventure, with Taylor Kitsch and Lynn Collins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
10:15am
Film Geostorm (2017)
The designer of climate-controlling satellites tries to get to the bottom of a conspiracy when they go haywire. Sci-fi thriller, starring Gerard Butler
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
12:15pm
Film Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
With the Resistance cornered, aspiring warrior Rey must persuade Luke Skywalker to save the galaxy once more. Fantasy adventure, starring Mark Hamill
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.3
3:00pm
Film Possum (2018)
A puppeteer returns to his childhood home to confront his abuser, and the demons of his past. Thriller, starring Sean Harris
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
4:40pm
Film John Carter (2012)
An American Civil War soldier is transported to an alien world, where he tips the balance in a war by rescuing a princess. Fantasy adventure, with Taylor Kitsch and Lynn Collins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
7:00pm
Film Geostorm (2017)
The designer of climate-controlling satellites tries to get to the bottom of a conspiracy when they go haywire. Sci-fi thriller, starring Gerard Butler
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
9:00pm
Film Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
With the Resistance cornered, aspiring warrior Rey must persuade Luke Skywalker to save the galaxy once more. Fantasy adventure, starring Mark Hamill
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.3
11:40pm
Film Possum (2018)
A puppeteer returns to his childhood home to confront his abuser, and the demons of his past. Thriller, starring Sean Harris
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:15am
Film The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
A lawyer defends a priest charged with manslaughter after an attempted exorcism of a student has fatal consequences. Horror, with Tom Wilkinson, Laura Linney and Jennifer Carpenter

Rating: 5.8
3:20am
Film Flatliners (2017)
Five medical students explore near-death experiences, with deadly results. Sci-fi drama, starring Ellen Page, Diego Luna and Nina Dobrev
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
5:15am
Sky Cinema Preview
July 2019
Previews of the great films now playing on Sky Cinema plus other highlights showing on Sky

Rating: 7