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Tue 17 Jul

5:40am
Film Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943)
The daring detective dons his deerstalker and heads for America with Dr Watson in tow. They are out to stop dastardly Nazi spies stealing a vital microfilm document which has fallen into the hands of a beautiful socialite. However, they find she has already been kidnapped by the conniving villains. Mystery, starring Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Henry Daniell, Marjorie Lord and George Zucco
(Black & White)

Rating: 6
7:05am
Film Al Capone (1959)
Biopic of the gangster, following his rise from a small-time hood and bodyguard to a Chicago racketeer to the dominant figure in the city's underworld during the city's prohibition era. As Capone ruthlessly eliminates every threat to his power, including orchestrating the infamous Valentine's Day Massacre, an incorruptible cop searches for a way to bring him down. Starring Rod Steiger and Fay Spain

Rating: 10
9:15am
Film Escape from Fort Bravo (1953)
A Confederate soldier manages to escape from a Yankee fort in Arizona with the help of his girlfriend, only to find himself under threat from hostile Indians. John Sturges' Western, starring William Holden, Eleanor Parker and John Forsythe

11:20am
Film The Left Handed Gun (1958)
Billy the Kid sets out on a murderous spree to exact revenge on the bandits who killed his friend and mentor. Arthur Penn's Western, starring Paul Newman, John Dehner, Lita Milan and Hurd Hatfield
(Black & White)

1:30pm
Film Son of Belle Starr (1953)
The son of an infamous female bandit is framed for a robbery, so has nothing to lose by following in his mother's footsteps. However, when he is double-crossed by his partners in crime, he resolves to prove he was not born bad by bringing them to justice - as well as the crook behind the crimes he was falsely accused of. Western, starring Keith Larsen and Dona Drake

3:05pm
Film Day of the Evil Gun (1968)
Rancher Lorn Warfield learns after three years away from home that Apaches have kidnapped his wife and children. He turns to a neighbour, a retired gunslinger, to help bring them back. Warfield's mission is complicated when he learns his wife believed he was dead and promised to marry his ally. Western, with Glenn Ford, Arthur Kennedy and Dean Jagger

Rating: 6
5:05pm
Film The Charge at Feather River (1953)
A Civil War veteran is summoned to a cavalry fort for a special assignment. He must lead a platoon of soldiers in search of two women who have been kidnapped by the Cheyennes. However, when he tracks down the hostages, he finds one of them is due to marry the chief and does not want to be rescued. Western, starring Guy Madison and Vera Miles

Rating: 9
7:05pm
Film The Train Robbers (1973)
A thief's grieving widow persuades a gunslinger to help her find a cache of her husband's stolen gold and return it to the rightful owners. However, a group of Mexican bandits and a mysterious stranger are also after the loot. Western, starring John Wayne, Ann-Margret, Rod Taylor and Ben Johnson

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
Film Deliverance (1972)
Four city friends look forward to a weekend canoeing trip in America's Deep South. However, their adventure turns into a nightmare when menacing rednecks come down from the nearby hills and subject them to a shocking assault, forcing the men to take extreme action to save their lives. John Boorman's thriller based on James Dickey's novel, with Burt Reynolds, Jon Voight, Ronny Cox, Ned Beatty and Bill McKinney

Rating: 8.3
11:15pm
Film Point Blank (1967)
A gangster meets up with his wife and his partner-in-crime to divide the spoils of a robbery, only for them to shoot him and take all the money, leaving him for dead. However, the betrayed crook survives, and years later, tracks them down to Los Angeles, where he murders his way through the underworld seeking revenge. Crime thriller directed by John Boorman and starring Lee Marvin, John Vernon, Angie Dickinson and Keenan Wynn

Rating: 7.9
1:15am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Manchurian Candidate
Season 1 Episode 6/7

Jesse investigates stories of government experiments in mind control intended to turn ordinary people into assassins

Rating: 5.4
2:05am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Apocalypse 2012
Season 1 Episode 7/7

A report on theories that the world will soon end, and that wealthy elites have found a way to survive the cataclysm leaving the rest of the human race to die

Rating: 5.4
2:55am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Chris Columbus
Season 1 Episode 13/91

Interview with Chris Columbus, director of Mrs Doubtfire, Home Alone and the first two Harry Potter movies

Rating: 6
3:25am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
George Lucas
Season 1 Episode 14/91

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

Rating: 6
3:55am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Brett Ratner
Season 1 Episode 15/91

Interview with Brett Ratner, director of the Rush Hour movies and Red Dragon

Rating: 6
4:25am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
John McTiernan
Season 1 Episode 16/91

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

Rating: 6
5:00am
Off Set
Ben Miller
Ben Miller discusses his acting career

Rating: 6.7
5:20am
Film Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
An Army officer is accused of murdering a bartender, whom he claims he killed because the man raped his wife. He turns to a tenacious lawyer to get him off the hook, but the attorney faces a challenge because the prosecution alleges the defendant killed the barman because he was having an affair with his wife. Otto Preminger's courtroom drama, starring James Stewart, Ben Gazzara, Lee Remick and Eve Arden
(Black & White)

Rating: 7.4

Wed 18 Jul

8:30am
Film Riders of the Badlands (1941)
A man ends up sentenced to death for a murder committed by an outlaw who is his exact double. However, the husband of the victim realises who he is, and they team up to bring the real killer to justice. Western, starring Charles Starrett and Russell Hayden
(Black & White)

9:45am
Film Monte Walsh (1970)
An ageing cowboy tries to find a place for himself in the world as the Wild West becomes increasingly civilised. He hopes to marry a former saloon girl whose health is failing, but finds there is little work to do for someone with his talents - until his friend is killed by a thief and he has grounds for revenge. Western, starring Lee Marvin, Jack Palance and Jeanne Moreau

Rating: 7.5
11:50am
Film The Oklahoma Kid (1939)
An outlaw sets out to get revenge on the bandits who framed his father for murder before lynching him. Western, starring James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart, Rosemary Lane and Donald Crisp
(Black & White)

Rating: 4.5
1:30pm
Film Ambush (1950)
A native American scout risks a scalping to search Apache territory for a woman who has gone missing. Western, starring Robert Taylor, Arlene Dahl and John Hodiak
(Black & White)

3:30pm
Film The Angry Silence (1960)
A factory worker is suspicious of a new employee who persuades the workforce to go on strike, and so steadfastly refuses to join in the protest. He finds himself an outcast, but is unwilling to back down despite the fierce reprisals from his former friends. Drama, starring Richard Attenborough and Michael Craig
(Black & White)

Rating: 10
5:30pm
Film Dr Strangelove - or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
An insane general brings the world to the brink of disaster by launching a nuclear attack on Russia. As the president strives to avert the crisis and a British officer tries to bring the general to his senses, a crazed Nazi scientist prepares his plans for life after the war. Stanley Kubrick's satirical comedy, starring Peter Sellers in three roles, alongside Sterling Hayden, George C Scott and Slim Pickens
(Black & White)

Rating: 8.7
7:35pm
Film The House of Fear (1945)
Supersleuth Sherlock Holmes and loyal sidekick Dr Watson investigate a strange series of murders at a remote Scottish mansion. Mystery, starring Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Dennis Hoey and Paul Cavanagh
(Black & White)

Rating: 8
9:00pm
Film The Fugitive (1993)
A doctor is convicted of his wife's murder and forced to go on the run to prove his innocence - but his efforts to find the mysterious one-armed man he believes is the real killer are hampered by a tenacious US marshal. Thriller, starring Harrison Ford, an Oscar-winning Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward, Julianne Moore and Joe Pantoliano

Rating: 8
11:40pm
Film The Last Detail (1973)
A US Navy officer decides the recruit he is escorting to jail for petty crimes should enjoy one last weekend of freedom before being put behind bars. However, as they spend their time trawling bars and brothels, the prisoner becomes less resigned to his fate. Comedy drama, starring Jack Nicholson, Otis Young, Randy Quaid and Carol Kane

Rating: 6.3
1:50am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Plum Island
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Jesse tries to uncover evidence that the government is performing experiments in biological warfare at a mysterious base off the coast of Long Island

Rating: 5.4
2:50am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Garry Marshall
Season 1 Episode 18/91

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

Rating: 6
3:20am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
John Carpenter
Season 1 Episode 20/91

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

Rating: 6
3:50am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Michael Mann
Season 1 Episode 24/91

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

Rating: 6
4:20am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Bryan Singer
Season 1 Episode 25/91

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

Rating: 6
4:45am
Off Set

Rating: 6.7
5:00am
Off Set

Rating: 6.7
5:20am
Off Set
Ben Miller
Ben Miller discusses his acting career

Rating: 6.7
5:35am
Film The Sea of Grass (1947)
Western in which a cattle baron becomes increasingly ruthless in his efforts to drive hundreds of homesteaders off his land. The solid cast includes Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, Melvyn Douglas and Robert Walker
(Black & White)

Thu 19 Jul

8:05am
Film The Charge at Feather River (1953)
A Civil War veteran is summoned to a cavalry fort for a special assignment. He must lead a platoon of soldiers in search of two women who have been kidnapped by the Cheyennes. However, when he tracks down the hostages, he finds one of them is due to marry the chief and does not want to be rescued. Western, starring Guy Madison and Vera Miles

Rating: 9
10:05am
Film The Doolins of Oklahoma (1949)
A member of the infamous Dalton gang survives the outlaws' last stand, only ro find himself a fugitive wanted for murder. After forming a new band of renegades, he decides to turn his back on a life of crime and settles down under a fake identity - but his past refuses to leave him alone. Western, starring Randolph Scott and George Macready
(Black & White)

12:00pm
Film Apache War Smoke (1952)
A fleeing bandit takes refuge in a remote desert outpost while hordes of Indian pursuers lay siege outside. Western, starring Gilbert Roland, Glenda Farrell, Robert Horton and Barbara Ruick
(Black & White)

1:30pm
Film Lone Star (1952)
A cattle baron clashes with politician Broderick Crawford as he gets caught up in the Texan struggle for independence from Mexico. Western, starring Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Lionel Barrymore and Beulah Bondi
(Black & White)

Rating: 6.6
3:25pm
Film The Train Robbers (1973)
A thief's grieving widow persuades a gunslinger to help her find a cache of her husband's stolen gold and return it to the rightful owners. However, a group of Mexican bandits and a mysterious stranger are also after the loot. Western, starring John Wayne, Ann-Margret, Rod Taylor and Ben Johnson

Rating: 7.6
5:20pm
Film The Left Handed Gun (1958)
Billy the Kid sets out on a murderous spree to exact revenge on the bandits who killed his friend and mentor. Arthur Penn's Western, starring Paul Newman, John Dehner, Lita Milan and Hurd Hatfield
(Black & White)

7:25pm
Film The Oklahoma Kid (1939)
An outlaw sets out to get revenge on the bandits who framed his father for murder before lynching him. Western, starring James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart, Rosemary Lane and Donald Crisp
(Black & White)

Rating: 4.5
9:00pm
Film Point Blank (1967)
A gangster meets up with his wife and his partner-in-crime to divide the spoils of a robbery, only for them to shoot him and take all the money, leaving him for dead. However, the betrayed crook survives, and years later, tracks them down to Los Angeles, where he murders his way through the underworld seeking revenge. Crime thriller directed by John Boorman and starring Lee Marvin, John Vernon, Angie Dickinson and Keenan Wynn

Rating: 7.9
10:55pm
Film Presumed Innocent (1990)
A deputy prosecutor is drawn into an affair with a seductive colleague, but she drops him when he fails to help her achieve her goals. However, when she is found dead, he is investigated under suspicion of raping and murdering her - and as a wealth of evidence piles up, he struggles to clear his name. Mystery thriller, starring Harrison Ford, Greta Scacchi, Brian Dennehy, Bonnie Bedelia and Raul Julia

Rating: 6.1
1:35am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
JFK Assassination
Season 2 Episode 5/8

Jesse goes to Dallas to investigate the assassination of President Kennedy, examining connections with the Watergate scandal and meeting Lee Harvey Oswald's widow

Rating: 5.4
2:35am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Wall Street
Season 2 Episode 3/8

Jesse examines the causes of the financial meltdown and how stock market prices are manipulated

Rating: 5.4
3:25am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Milos Forman
Season 1 Episode 30/91

Milos Forman chats about his career, including his Oscar-winning films One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Amadeus, as well as Man on the Moon and The People vs Larry Flynt

Rating: 6
3:55am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Paul Schrader
Season 1 Episode 31/91

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

Rating: 6
4:25am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Alan Parker
Season 1 Episode 32/91

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

Rating: 6
5:00am
Off Set
Ben Miller
Ben Miller discusses his acting career

Rating: 6.7
5:15am
Film What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
Former child star Jane Hudson fails to launch an adult career, while her younger sister Blanche becomes a successful actress. Decades later, Blanche is in a wheelchair and an embittered Jane keeps her a virtual prisoner in their home, carrying out a campaign of sadistic abuse while dreaming hopelessly of a comeback. Robert Aldrich's drama, starring Bette Davis and Joan Crawford
(Black & White)

Rating: 6.8

Fri 20 Jul

8:00am
Film Sherlock Holmes and the Spider Woman (1944)
Sherlock Holmes and his reliable sidekick Dr Watson try to solve a series of strange suicides. The victims, all prominent businessmen, seem to have been driven to take their own lives by someone else - but the case leaves the daredevil detective in mortal danger. Mystery, starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce, with Gale Sondergaard, Dennis Hoey and Mary Gordon
(Black & White)

Rating: 8.5
9:20am
Film Three Godfathers (1948)
Three bandits flee across the desert after robbing a bank. However, along the way they encounter a pregnant woman who dies after giving birth - leaving the three rogues with the job of looking after her newborn baby. Western, starring John Wayne, Pedro Armendariz and Harry Carey Jr

Rating: 5.2
11:30am
Film Day of the Evil Gun (1968)
Rancher Lorn Warfield learns after three years away from home that Apaches have kidnapped his wife and children. He turns to a neighbour, a retired gunslinger, to help bring them back. Warfield's mission is complicated when he learns his wife believed he was dead and promised to marry his ally. Western, with Glenn Ford, Arthur Kennedy and Dean Jagger

Rating: 6
1:30pm
Film Westward the Women (1951)
A settlement in California has a shortage of women, so a farmer travels to California looking to recruit women to marry the pioneers at the other end of the country. A wagonmaster is hired to lead the potential brides on a dangerous journey across the wilderness. Western, starring Robert Taylor, Denise Darcel, John McIntire and Hope Emerson
(Black & White)

3:50pm
Film Around the World in 80 Days (1956)
Victorian gentleman Phileas Fogg wagers he and his loyal valet Passepartout can circumnavigate the globe in only 80 days. Oscar-winning period adventure, based on Jules Verne's novel, starring David Niven, Cantinflas and Shirley MacLaine, with cameo appearances by stars including Noel Coward, Marlene Dietrich, Frank Sinatra, Buster Keaton and John Gielgud

Rating: 6.6
7:15pm
Film Gunfight at Comanche Creek (1963)
Outlaws break convicts out of jail, forcing them to act as the unmasked frontmen in their bank robberies, and then killing them for the dead-or-alive reward money. To bring the crooks to justice, a member of the national detective agency poses as a notorious train robber and is put behind bars as bait. Western remake, starring Audie Murphy, Ben Cooper and DeForest Kelley

Rating: 5.8
9:00pm
Film Dead Calm (1989)
A husband and wife take a yachting trip to help recover from the death of their son. While out on the open water the couple spot a sinking ship and manage to save the only person left on board - but they come to bitterly regret their good deed when the situation turns dark and a fraught battle of wits ensues. Thriller, based on a novel by Charles Williams, with Sam Neill, Nicole Kidman and Billy Zane

Rating: 7.9
11:00pm
Film Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)
The story of the gruelling defence of the strategically important island of Iwo Jima and the 40-day battle with US forces, seen from the perspective of a Japanese general and his greatly outnumbered soldiers, who expressed their experiences in the letters they wrote to their loved ones back home. Clint Eastwood's Second World War drama, starring Ken Watanabe, Kazunari Ninomiya, Tsuyoshi Ihara and Ryo Kase. In Japanese and English
(In Vision)

Rating: 7.7
1:50am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
The Worldwide Water Conspiracy
Season 2 Episode 6/8

How corporations are buying water rights, giving them control over the people living depending on the sources they obtain

Rating: 5.4
2:50am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
James Mangold
Season 1 Episode 33/91

Interview with James Mangold, director of Walk the Line, Girl, Interrupted and The Wolverine

Rating: 6
3:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Rob Cohen
Season 1 Episode 35/91

Interview with Rob Cohen, director of The Fast and the Furious and Alex Cross

Rating: 6
4:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Joe Dante
Season 1 Episode 36/91

Interview with Joe Dante, director of Gremlins, The Howling, Innerspace and Explorers

Rating: 6
4:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Mark Rydell
Season 1 Episode 37/91

Interview with Mark Rydell, director of On Golden Pond, The Cowboys and The Rose

Rating: 6
5:00am
Film His Girl Friday (1940)
A conniving newspaper editor is horrified to learn his ex-wife - who is also happens to be his best reporter - is planning to remarry. Determined to keep her on his staff, he comes up with the one thing he knows she cannot resist - a big story. Meanwhile, he arranges it so that her fiance has a run of misfortune. Comedy, starring Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell and Ralph Bellamy
(Black & White)

Rating: 8.1

Sat 21 Jul

6:50am
Film Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943)
The daring detective dons his deerstalker and heads for America with Dr Watson in tow. They are out to stop dastardly Nazi spies stealing a vital microfilm document which has fallen into the hands of a beautiful socialite. However, they find she has already been kidnapped by the conniving villains. Mystery, starring Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Henry Daniell, Marjorie Lord and George Zucco
(Black & White)

Rating: 6
8:20am
Film The Cowboys (1972)
An ageing rancher finds himself short-handed when his workers abandon him during a gold rush, and grudgingly hires a group of schoolboys to help him on a 400-mile cattle drive. Although at first they feel out of their depth, the youngsters quickly learn to work like men - but face a dangerous challenge ahead as a gang of rustlers begins to stalk them. Western, with John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne and Bruce Dern

Rating: 7.5
10:55am
Film Escape from Fort Bravo (1953)
A Confederate soldier manages to escape from a Yankee fort in Arizona with the help of his girlfriend, only to find himself under threat from hostile Indians. John Sturges' Western, starring William Holden, Eleanor Parker and John Forsythe

12:55pm
Film Monte Walsh (1970)
An ageing cowboy tries to find a place for himself in the world as the Wild West becomes increasingly civilised. He hopes to marry a former saloon girl whose health is failing, but finds there is little work to do for someone with his talents - until his friend is killed by a thief and he has grounds for revenge. Western, starring Lee Marvin, Jack Palance and Jeanne Moreau

Rating: 7.5
3:00pm
Film Lone Star (1952)
A cattle baron clashes with politician Broderick Crawford as he gets caught up in the Texan struggle for independence from Mexico. Western, starring Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Lionel Barrymore and Beulah Bondi
(Black & White)

Rating: 6.6
5:00pm
Film The Moonlighter (1953)
A cowhand leading a secret life as a cattle rustler allows an innocent man to hang for his crimes, but the guilt-stricken double-dealer's attempts to make amends only serve to land him in even worse trouble. Western, starring Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck and Ward Bond
(Black & White)

6:40pm
Film Rio Lobo (1970)
A former Union Army colonel heads for Texas to recover a shipment of gold bullion stolen from a payroll train during the American Civil War and settle a few old scores along the way. Howard Hawks' Western, starring John Wayne, Jorge Rivero, Christopher Mitchum, Jack Elam, Jennifer O'Neill and Mike Henry

Rating: 8.6
9:00pm
Film Moneyball (2011)
The manager of a struggling baseball team faces disaster, as his star players are bought out by richer clubs and he is unable to afford to replace them. An economics student offers him a solution to his problems, finding a ground-breaking way to analyse the performance of cheaper players and combining their abilities to form a winning side. Fact-based drama, starring Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill and Philip Seymour Hoffman

Rating: 7.7
11:50pm
Film 16 Blocks (2006)
A burned-out detective is given the task of escorting a criminal to court to testify against a group of corrupt policemen - but what seems to be a routine assignment quickly turns into a deadly game of cat and mouse as the crooked officers try to stop them reaching the courthouse alive. Thriller, starring Bruce Willis, Mos Def, David Morse, Jenna Stern and Casey Sander

Rating: 7.5
2:00am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
9/11
Season 1 Episode 2/7

Investigating alternative theories about the September 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre

Rating: 5.4
3:00am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
HAARP
Season 1 Episode 1/7

Investigating the purpose of a remote military installation in Alaska, and questioning if experiments in mind control are being performed there

Rating: 5.4
3:45am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Michael Apted
Season 1 Episode 42/91

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

Rating: 6
4:15am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Mike Newell
Season 1 Episode 43/91

English director Mike Newell chats about his career, which includes Four Weddings and a Funeral, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and Donnie Brasco

Rating: 6
4:40am
Off Set
Ben Miller
Ben Miller discusses his acting career

Rating: 6.7
5:00am
Film The Wings of Eagles (1957)
Fact-based drama telling the story of pioneering pilot Frank Wead, who was pivotal in the development of the US Navy's capacity for aerial combat in the 1920s, before a paralysing accident forced his retirement. He embarks on a new career as a screenwriter, but the outbreak of the Second World War compels him to find a way to return to duty. Starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara

Rating: 5.5

Sun 22 Jul

7:10am
Film Son of a Gunfighter (1966)
A naive gunslinger sets out on the trail of the hardened outlaw who murdered his mother, determined to exact revenge. Western, starring Russ Tamblyn, Fernando Rey and Kieron Moore

9:05am
Film Heaven with a Gun (1969)
A determined new preacher who once made a name for himself as a gunfighter gets involved in a dispute between cattlemen in a small frontier town. Western, with Glenn Ford and Carolyn Jones

11:05am
Film Lone Star (1952)
A cattle baron clashes with politician Broderick Crawford as he gets caught up in the Texan struggle for independence from Mexico. Western, starring Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Lionel Barrymore and Beulah Bondi
(Black & White)

Rating: 6.6
1:05pm
Film The Train Robbers (1973)
A thief's grieving widow persuades a gunslinger to help her find a cache of her husband's stolen gold and return it to the rightful owners. However, a group of Mexican bandits and a mysterious stranger are also after the loot. Western, starring John Wayne, Ann-Margret, Rod Taylor and Ben Johnson

Rating: 7.6
3:00pm
Film Gunfight at Comanche Creek (1963)
Outlaws break convicts out of jail, forcing them to act as the unmasked frontmen in their bank robberies, and then killing them for the dead-or-alive reward money. To bring the crooks to justice, a member of the national detective agency poses as a notorious train robber and is put behind bars as bait. Western remake, starring Audie Murphy, Ben Cooper and DeForest Kelley

Rating: 5.8
4:50pm
Film Ambush (1950)
A native American scout risks a scalping to search Apache territory for a woman who has gone missing. Western, starring Robert Taylor, Arlene Dahl and John Hodiak
(Black & White)

6:45pm
Film The Wings of Eagles (1957)
Fact-based drama telling the story of pioneering pilot Frank Wead, who was pivotal in the development of the US Navy's capacity for aerial combat in the 1920s, before a paralysing accident forced his retirement. He embarks on a new career as a screenwriter, but the outbreak of the Second World War compels him to find a way to return to duty. Starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara

Rating: 5.5
9:00pm
Film Se7en (1995)
An old-school detective and his headstrong new partner discover a connection between two unusually horrific murders, and realise they are on the trail of a serial killer who deems his victims to be each guilty of one of the seven deadly sins. However, the longer the cops pursue the murderer, the ever more twisted and disturbing the slayings become. David Fincher's thriller, starring Brad Pitt, Morgan Freeman, Gwyneth Paltrow and Kevin Spacey

Rating: 7.6
11:40pm
Film The Fugitive (1993)
A doctor is convicted of his wife's murder and forced to go on the run to prove his innocence - but his efforts to find the mysterious one-armed man he believes is the real killer are hampered by a tenacious US marshal. Thriller, starring Harrison Ford, an Oscar-winning Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward, Julianne Moore and Joe Pantoliano

Rating: 8
2:20am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Is Global Warming a Hoax?
Season 1 Episode 3/7

A look at global warming. The issue makes some people rich and can control people's lives, from cars they drive to the food they eat. Jesse starts his investigation with Al Gore

Rating: 5.4
3:10am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Big Brother
Season 1 Episode 4/7

Investigating government surveillance, revealing theories about how the FBI uses ordinary civilians to spy on each other

Rating: 5.4
4:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
John Landis
Season 1 Episode 49/91

An interview with John Landis, director of Michael Jackson's Thriller video, and films including The Blues Brothers, An American Werewolf in London and Trading Places

Rating: 6
4:30am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Roland Emmerich
Season 1 Episode 50/91

Interview with Roland Emmerich, director of the Independence Day movies, Stargate and White House Down

Rating: 6
5:00am
Off Set

Rating: 6.7
5:10am
Film Sherlock Holmes: Terror By Night (1946)
The legendary sleuth and his faithful sidekick Dr Watson hunt for the killer of an aristocrat who hired them to keep a priceless diamond out of the hands of thieves. Mystery, starring Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Alan Mowbray, Dennis Hoey and Mary Forbes
(Black & White)

Rating: 8.5

Mon 23 Jul

6:20am
Film Mr Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
A naive scout troop leader is elected to the US senate. He is determined to live up to the example of his hero, a presidential candidate, and use his position to do some good. However, less honourable politicians thwart his plans at every turn, and when enemies of the causes he supports find he is genuinely incorruptible, they resolve to break his spirit. Drama, starring James Stewart and Jean Arthur
(Black & White)

Rating: 4.5
9:00am
Film The Left Handed Gun (1958)
Billy the Kid sets out on a murderous spree to exact revenge on the bandits who killed his friend and mentor. Arthur Penn's Western, starring Paul Newman, John Dehner, Lita Milan and Hurd Hatfield
(Black & White)

11:10am
Film Guns for San Sebastian (1968)
A bandit is mistaken for a priest and reluctantly agrees to help beleaguered Mexican villagers fight back against marauding Indians. Western, starring Anthony Quinn, Anjanette Comer, Charles Bronson and Sam Jaffe

Rating: 7
1:30pm
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

Rating: 6.3
3:40pm
Film Springfield Rifle (1952)
A Union officer is given a fake court martial and discharged so he can infiltrate a Confederate outpost and covertly identify the renegade Union soldiers supplying the enemy with firearms and horses. American Civil War Western adventure, starring Gary Cooper, Phyllis Thaxter and Lon Chaney Jr

Rating: 5.6
5:35pm
Film Murder by Death (1976)
The world's greatest detectives are invited to the mansion of a wealthy recluse, who reveals a murder will be committed at midnight and that a million-dollar reward is on offer to the first sleuth to solve it. Comedy, spoofing classic literary detectives including Charlie Chan, Poirot and Sam Spade. Starring Peter Sellers, Peter Falk, David Niven, Truman Capote, Maggie Smith and Alec Guinness

Rating: 8.2
7:30pm
Film Apache War Smoke (1952)
A fleeing bandit takes refuge in a remote desert outpost while hordes of Indian pursuers lay siege outside. Western, starring Gilbert Roland, Glenda Farrell, Robert Horton and Barbara Ruick
(Black & White)

9:00pm
Film Pale Rider (1985)
An unscrupulous landowner threatens to throw gold-miners off their land and take the riches for himself. As the law turns a blind eye to their troubles, the miners desperately need a saviour - who happens to arrive in the form of a mysterious preacher with formidable gunfighting skills. Western, directed by and starring Clint Eastwood, alongside Michael Moriarty, Carrie Snodgress and Richard Dysart

Rating: 8.4
11:20pm
Film Deliverance (1972)
Four city friends look forward to a weekend canoeing trip in America's Deep South. However, their adventure turns into a nightmare when menacing rednecks come down from the nearby hills and subject them to a shocking assault, forcing the men to take extreme action to save their lives. John Boorman's thriller based on James Dickey's novel, with Burt Reynolds, Jon Voight, Ronny Cox, Ned Beatty and Bill McKinney

Rating: 8.3
1:35am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Secret Societies
Season 1 Episode 5/7

Investigating stories of secret organisations that have a dangerous influence on the world

Rating: 5.4
2:35am
Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura
Manchurian Candidate
Season 1 Episode 6/7

Jesse investigates stories of government experiments in mind control intended to turn ordinary people into assassins

Rating: 5.4
3:25am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Paul Greengrass
Season 1 Episode 52/91

English film-maker Paul Greengrass reflects on his career, discussing his fact-based dramas United 93 and Bloody Sunday, as well as The Bourne Supremacy

Rating: 6
3:50am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Terry Gilliam
Season 1 Episode 53/91

Former Monty Python star Terry Gilliam chats about his eventful directing career, which includes Brazil, Twelve Monkeys, The Fisher King and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Rating: 6
4:20am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Frank Darabont
Season 1 Episode 55/91

Interview with Frank Darabont, director of The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, The Majestic, and The Mist

Rating: 6
4:45am
Off Set

Rating: 6.7
5:00am
Hollywood's Best Film Directors
Stephen Frears
Season 1 Episode 63/91

Stephen Frears chats about his career, which has seen him direct films including The Queen, Philomena, Dangerous Liaisons, Dirty Pretty Things and Florence Foster Jenkins

Rating: 6
5:30am
Film Westward the Women (1951)
A settlement in California has a shortage of women, so a farmer travels to California looking to recruit women to marry the pioneers at the other end of the country. A wagonmaster is hired to lead the potential brides on a dangerous journey across the wilderness. Western, starring Robert Taylor, Denise Darcel, John McIntire and Hope Emerson
(Black & White)