Saturday 1st August

6:45AM

Madrid

Movies MA

Two characters: old and young; teacher and pupil; man and woman. Within the confines of just four walls, they conjure intellectualism, relive the profession, explore politics and discover each other.

8:30AM

Masquerade

Movies M

Amid national chaos and fear for his life, tyrannical King Gwanghae orders his councillor to find a royal body double. When Gwanghae collapses from a mysterious poison, a jester reluctantly becomes king.

10:40AM

Tokyo Tribe

Movies MA

In this outrageous hip-hop musical set in a futuristic Tokyo, warring street gangs are forced to unite in the fight against a power-crazed Yakuza with diabolical intentions.

12:40PM

The Maneater

Movies M

Jezebel, a seductive, free and rebellious young woman, has the desire to live her life to the extreme, until she hits rock bottom. She continually pushes the limits of transgression - until she meets a young priest.

2:10PM

Madrid

Movies MA

Two characters: old and young; teacher and pupil; man and woman. Within the confines of just four walls, they conjure intellectualism, relive the profession, explore politics and discover each other.

3:55PM

The Vulture

Movies MA

A police officer devoid of any feelings leads an investigation of missing people in Europe. He is tough, incorruptible, and without commitments, until he meets a woman different from those he has met before.

6:05PM

21 Ways To Ruin A Marriage

Movies M

Sociologist Sanna is convinced that most relationships are doomed to fail, until she meets Aleksi, who turns her world of theories upside down in this fast and riotous comedy about love and marriage.

7:45PM

Harry Brown

Movies MA

When a crew of drug-dealing gang members takes the life of his only friend, a retired Marine and widower decides to take the law into his own hands - but his old-school training might be overmatched. Stars Michael Caine.

Harry Brown is an elderly ex-marine living in a dingy English housing estate apartment. The escalating crime and violence has made him so frightened that he won’t even use the underpass near his home. Shortly after his wife dies, Harry's best friend is murdered, prompting Harry to seek revenge on the criminal lowlifes who have made his life hell. Winner of the 2010 Empire Award for Best British Film. Directed by Daniel Barber and stars Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer and David Bradley. (From the UK) (Drama) (2009) MAV (S,D,L,V) CC

9:00PM

The Finishers

Movies PG

Julien dreams of adventure. But when you live in a wheelchair, such dreams are difficult to fulfil. To do so, Julien challenges his father to compete with him in an Ironman trial. #SBSMovies

Julien dreams of adventure. But when you live in a wheelchair, such dreams are difficult to fulfil. To do so, Julien challenges his father to compete with him in the ‘Ironman’ triathlon in Nice. A whole family comes together and reconnects in an attempt to see this incredible exploit through. Directed by Nils Tavernier and stars Jacques Gamblin, Alexandra Lamy and Fabien Heraud. (From France, in French) (Drama) (2013) PG

9:30PM

Dark Age

Movies MA

A giant crocodile is on the loose in the Northern Territory and it's up to a park ranger and two local guides to face up to the giant creature. Starring Burnham Burnham and David Gulpilil

9:30PM

The Exterminating Angels

Movies R

A filmmaker seeks actresses who aren't afraid to explore their sexuality for a boundary-pushing film about female pleasure and transgressing taboos in director Jean-Claude Brisseau's semi-surreal fantasy drama.

10:35PM

Declaration Of War

Movies M

Based on a true story and played by the real life characters, when their young son is diagnosed with a brain tumour, young parents Romeo and Juliette unite to fight for his survival. #SBSMovies

In this award-winning film based on a true story played by the real life characters themselves, beautiful Juliette and dashing Romeo are two souls whose electric first encounter and rapid storybook romance is quickly followed by the birth of a child. But their lives are transformed overnight when a visit to their paediatrician results in a stunning verdict: their infant son Adam is seriously ill. (From France, in French) (Drama) (2011) (Rpt) M(L)

11:10PM

Big Love

Movies R

Emilia and her new boyfriend share a 7-year age gap. After meeting and moving in together, they gradually grow apart. When her dream of becoming a singer is realised, a toxic love game begins, with a violent end.

12:25AM

Galantuomini

Movies M

A famous prosecutor returns to his hometown to find his old friend dead and his childhood sweetheart working for the mafia. #SBSMovies

A famous prosecutor returns to his hometown to find his old friend dead and his childhood sweetheart working for the mafia. A heart-wrenching love story set in the South of Italy's underworld in the 1990s. Directed by Edoardo Winspeare and stars Donatella Finocchiaro, Fabrizio Gifuni and Beppe Fiorello. (In Italian, English subtitles) (Drama) (2008) (Rpt) M (D,S,L)

12:45AM

Dark Age

Movies MA

A giant crocodile is on the loose in the Northern Territory and it's up to a park ranger and two local guides to face up to the giant creature. Starring Burnham Burnham and David Gulpilil

12:50AM

You Instead

Movies MA

Two feuding rock stars are handcuffed together for 24 hours at a music festival where they are both due to perform. This rock ‘n’ roll love story is set against the unforgettable sounds of Scotland’s leading music Festival.

1:35AM

Nikita

Movies MA

Convicted cop-killer Nikita, instead of going to jail, is given a new identity and trained, stylishly, as a top secret spy and assassin for the French Secret Service. #SBSMovies

Nikita, a punk-junkie sociopath is sentenced to life imprisonment for viciously and cold bloodedly killing a Parisian cop. At the eleventh hour she's given a second chance in the form of a choice, face the life sentence or become an assassin for the French Secret Service. Three gruelling years later, Nikita emerges as a glamorous highly trained assassin. Then she falls in love and realises that all she wants is out. Directed by Luc Besson and stars Anne Parillaud, Jean-Hugues Anglade and Jeanne Moreau. (In French, English subtitles) (Thriller) (1990) (Rpt) MAV(V,L)

2:10AM

Harry Brown

Movies MA

When a crew of drug-dealing gang members takes the life of his only friend, a retired Marine and widower decides to take the law into his own hands - but his old-school training might be overmatched. Stars Michael Caine.

Harry Brown is an elderly ex-marine living in a dingy English housing estate apartment. The escalating crime and violence has made him so frightened that he won’t even use the underpass near his home. Shortly after his wife dies, Harry's best friend is murdered, prompting Harry to seek revenge on the criminal lowlifes who have made his life hell. Winner of the 2010 Empire Award for Best British Film. Directed by Daniel Barber and stars Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer and David Bradley. (From the UK) (Drama) (2009) MAV (S,D,L,V) CC

3:55AM

Rock The Casbah

Movies MA

Set in the Gaza Strip circa 1989 at the height of the first Intifada, an 18-year-old Israeli soldier is sent to take revenge for the death of a fellow soldier. Winner of the Art Cinemas award at Berlinale 2013.

Sunday 2nd August

5:30AM

21 Ways To Ruin A Marriage

Movies M

Sociologist Sanna is convinced that most relationships are doomed to fail, until she meets Aleksi, who turns her world of theories upside down in this fast and riotous comedy about love and marriage.

7:10AM

Big Love

Movies R

Emilia and her new boyfriend share a 7-year age gap. After meeting and moving in together, they gradually grow apart. When her dream of becoming a singer is realised, a toxic love game begins, with a violent end.

8:50AM

The Exterminating Angels

Movies R

A filmmaker seeks actresses who aren't afraid to explore their sexuality for a boundary-pushing film about female pleasure and transgressing taboos in director Jean-Claude Brisseau's semi-surreal fantasy drama.

10:30AM

The Night Parade

Movies M

A couple meet in a Paris restaurant. She is beautiful, he falls for her. She is shy, he is bewitched. He talks, she is cautious. She hesitates, he insists - and an intense relationship starts.

11:55AM

Rock The Casbah

Movies MA

Set in the Gaza Strip circa 1989 at the height of the first Intifada, an 18-year-old Israeli soldier is sent to take revenge for the death of a fellow soldier. Winner of the Art Cinemas award at Berlinale 2013.

1:30PM

You Instead

Movies MA

Two feuding rock stars are handcuffed together for 24 hours at a music festival where they are both due to perform. This rock ‘n’ roll love story is set against the unforgettable sounds of Scotland’s leading music Festival.

2:50PM

Big Love

Movies R

Emilia and her new boyfriend share a 7-year age gap. After meeting and moving in together, they gradually grow apart. When her dream of becoming a singer is realised, a toxic love game begins, with a violent end.

4:30PM

Una Noche

Movies R

In Havana, Raul dreams of escaping to Miami. Accused of assault, he gets Elio to help him flee and reach the forbidden world across the ocean. One night, full of hope, they face the biggest challenge of their lives.

6:00PM

Cairo 678

Movies M

In this controversial film, three young women in Cairo fight back against pervasive sexual harassment. Meanwhile, a detective is tasked with tracking down the female suspect responsible for a series of stabbings on a city bus.

7:45PM

This Is England

Movies MA

After his father is killed fighting in the Falklands War, a 12-year-old boy named Shaun falls in with a gang of young skinheads. Still angry and in pain, Shaun becomes susceptible to carrying out the group's hateful agenda

A story about a troubled boy growing up in England in 1983. Eleven-year-old Shaun is a lonely and uncool kid whose father has recently been killed in the Falklands War. He comes across a few skinheads on his way home from school, after a fight. They become his new best friends, even like family. Based on the experiences of director Shane Meadows. Winner of the 2008 BAFTA Award for Best British Film. Stars Thomas Turgoose, Stephen Graham and Jo Hartley. (From the UK) (Drama) (2006) (Rpt) MAV (V,L,A) CC

9:30PM

Brilliantlove (The Orgasm Diaries)

Movies R

A taxidermist and a photographer embark on a long summer fling until their very private photos are discovered by the art world, putting a strain on their idyllic love affair.

9:30PM

Storm Boy

Movies PG

A young boy with a free spirit roams with his pet pelican, Mr Percival and his secret Aboriginal friend, Fingerbone Bill.

11:10PM

Emmanuelle II

Movies R

Emmanuelle (Sylvia Kristel) returns to her husband in Hong Kong and proceeds to have several extramarital affairs - with his knowledge, of course. Her husband's lover and American guest are both very puzzled by their openness.

11:30PM

Lantana

Movies M

When psychiatrist Dr Valerie Somers disappears, Homicide Detective Leon Zat and his partner Claudia attempt to solve the mystery of her absence. Stars Anthony LaPaglia. #SBSMovies

When psychiatrist Dr Valerie Somers disappears, Homicide Detective Leon Zat and his partner Claudia attempt to solve the mystery of her absence. As they investigate, a complex web of love, sex and deceit emerges - drawing in four related couples whose various partners are distrustful and suspicious about each other's involvement. Directed by Ray Lawrence, and stars Anthony LaPaglia, Geoffrey Rush and Barbara Hershey. (From Australia) (Drama) (2001) (Rpt) M(A,S,L) CC

12:40AM

Helpless

Movies M

A man searches for his fiancee who vanished without a trace just before their wedding ceremony. As he digs deeper into her disappearance, it appears as though she never existed, and a shocking truth is uncovered.

1:40AM

Walesa: Man Of Hope

Movies M

This biopic tribute to Lech Walesa, the Nobel peace prize-winning politician and human rights activist, is an enjoyable look at an unconventional hero. #SBSMovies

This biopic tribute to Lech Walesa, the Nobel peace prize-winning politician and human rights activist, is an enjoyable look at an unconventional hero. How could one man have such an impact on the modern world? The film captures the metamorphosis of a simple man - from an electric technician at the Gdansk shipyard who fought for labour rights to a charismatic leader who awoke the desire for freedom in millions of people and led to changes that exceeded their wildest dreams. (From Poland, in Polish) (Biography) (2013) (Rpt) M(V,L)

1:40AM

Shall We Kiss?

Movies PG

Emmanuel Mouret's romantic comedy begins with two strangers, Emilie and Gabriel, who end up attracted to each other, even though they both are involved in relationships with others. #SBSMovies

Emmanuel Mouret's romantic comedy begins with two strangers, Emilie and Gabriel, who end up attracted to each other, even though they both are involved in relationships with others. When Gabriel asks Emilie for a kiss goodnight after a dinner together, she refuses, explaining that a single kiss can alter a life. Stars Julie Gayet, Michael Cohen and Virginie Ledoyen. (From France, in French) (Romantic Comedy) (2007) (Rpt) PG

2:40AM

Cairo 678

Movies M

In this controversial film, three young women in Cairo fight back against pervasive sexual harassment. Meanwhile, a detective is tasked with tracking down the female suspect responsible for a series of stabbings on a city bus.

4:25AM

October November

Movies M

Director Gotz Spielmann follows his acclaimed thriller ‘Revanche’ with this visually captivating character study, in which a family reunion at a mountainside inn lays bare old wounds and reveals long-held secrets.

Monday 3rd August

6:20AM

Brilliantlove (The Orgasm Diaries)

Movies R

A taxidermist and a photographer embark on a long summer fling until their very private photos are discovered by the art world, putting a strain on their idyllic love affair.

8:00AM

This Is England

Movies MA

After his father is killed fighting in the Falklands War, a 12-year-old boy named Shaun falls in with a gang of young skinheads. Still angry and in pain, Shaun becomes susceptible to carrying out the group's hateful agenda

A story about a troubled boy growing up in England in 1983. Eleven-year-old Shaun is a lonely and uncool kid whose father has recently been killed in the Falklands War. He comes across a few skinheads on his way home from school, after a fight. They become his new best friends, even like family. Based on the experiences of director Shane Meadows. Winner of the 2008 BAFTA Award for Best British Film. Stars Thomas Turgoose, Stephen Graham and Jo Hartley. (From the UK) (Drama) (2006) (Rpt) MAV (V,L,A) CC

9:45AM

Helpless

Movies M

A man searches for his fiancee who vanished without a trace just before their wedding ceremony. As he digs deeper into her disappearance, it appears as though she never existed, and a shocking truth is uncovered.

11:45AM

Cairo 678

Movies M

In this controversial film, three young women in Cairo fight back against pervasive sexual harassment. Meanwhile, a detective is tasked with tracking down the female suspect responsible for a series of stabbings on a city bus.

1:30PM

Emmanuelle II

Movies R

Emmanuelle (Sylvia Kristel) returns to her husband in Hong Kong and proceeds to have several extramarital affairs - with his knowledge, of course. Her husband's lover and American guest are both very puzzled by their openness.

3:05PM

Brilliantlove (The Orgasm Diaries)

Movies R

A taxidermist and a photographer embark on a long summer fling until their very private photos are discovered by the art world, putting a strain on their idyllic love affair.

4:45PM

October November

Movies M

Director Gotz Spielmann follows his acclaimed thriller ‘Revanche’ with this visually captivating character study, in which a family reunion at a mountainside inn lays bare old wounds and reveals long-held secrets.

6:40PM

Nothing Bad Can Happen

Movies MA

Inspired by horrifying true events, Tore – a young lost soul involved with an underground Christian punk movement – falls in with a dysfunctional family who test his seemingly unwavering faith.

8:30PM

Boyz N The Hood

Movies M

Director John Singleton's portrayal of social problems in inner-city Los Angeles takes the form of a tale of three friends growing up together 'in the 'hood'. Stars Cuba Gooding Jr. #SBSMovie

Director John Singleton's portrayal of social problems in inner-city Los Angeles takes the form of a tale of three friends growing up together 'in the 'hood'. Half-brothers Doughboy and Ricky Baker are foils for each other's personality, presenting very different approaches to the tough lives they face. Ricky is the 'All-American' athlete, looking to win a football scholarship to USC and seeks salvation through sports, while 'Dough' succumbs to the violence, alcohol, and crime surrounding him in his environment, but maintains a strong sense of pride and code of honour. Stars Cuba Gooding Jr. and Laurence Fishburne. (From the US) (Drama) (1991) (Rpt) M(V,S,L)

8:30PM

Mystery Of Happiness

Movies PG

Santiago and Eugenio are life-long business partners and best friends, proud of the respectable electrical store they’ve built together. Their shared daily routine is satisfyingly predictable, until Eugenio suddenly vanishes.

10:05PM

My Awkward Sexual Adventure

Movies R

To win back his ex-girlfriend, a conservative accountant enlists an exotic dancer to help guide him on a quest of sexual experience, leading him into a world of strip clubs, massage parlours, cross-dressing and S&M.

To win back his ex-girlfriend, a conservative accountant enlists the help of an exotic dancer to guide him on a quest of sexual experience, leading him into a world of strip clubs, sensual massage parlours, cross-dressing and S&M. (From Canada) (Movie) (Comedy) M(N,A,S,L)

10:35PM

Sin Nombre

Movies MA

In this epic dramatic thriller, a Honduran teenager reunites with her long-estranged father and attempts to emigrate to America with him in order to start a new life. #SBSMovie

In this epic dramatic thriller, a Honduran teenager reunites with her long-estranged father and attempts to emigrate to America with him in order to start a new life. Nominated for the Grand Jury Prize and winner of the Directing Award at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. Directed by Cary Fukunaga and stars Paulina Gaitan, Edgar Flores and Kristyan Ferrer. (From Mexico, in Spanish) (Thriller) (2009) (Rpt) MAV(V)

11:50PM

Gold

Movies M

An offbeat comedy about an estranged father who returns to his hometown after an absence of ten years in order to reconnect with his daughter and ex-wife, but unwittingly finds himself responsible for almost destroying their lives.

12:45AM

Running On Empty

Movies MA

The beautiful Azami is tired of her penniless and lazy boyfriend, Hideji. Determined to break up with him, she must first get back all the money she has given him over the years. #SBSMovies

The beautiful Azami is tired of her penniless and lazy boyfriend, Hideji. Determined to break up with him, she must first get back all the money she has given him over the years. She hatches a plot in which she fakes her own kidnapping to get Hideji to pay a ransom. But things get hilariously complicated when nothing goes to plan. Directed by Dai Sako and stars Katsuya Kobayashi, Mihiro and Kenji Date. (From Japan, in Japanese) (Drama) (2010) (Rpt) MA(A,S)

1:20AM

Warriors Of Heaven And Earth

Movies M

A Japanese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, the two warriors must unite. #SBSMovies

Set in 8th century China, a Japanese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier before he is allowed to return to Japan. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure are threatened by thieves, the two warriors must unite to protect the travellers. Written and directed by Ping He and stars Jiang Wen, Kiichi Nakai and Wang Xuequi. (From China, in Mandarin) (Action Adventure) (2003) (Rpt) M(V,A)

1:20AM

Sunny

Movies M

This delightful, big-hearted Korean comedy-drama follows a middle-aged woman, who tries to fulfil her friend's dying wish of reuniting their group of high school friends.

3:30AM

Nothing Bad Can Happen

Movies MA

Inspired by horrifying true events, Tore – a young lost soul involved with an underground Christian punk movement – falls in with a dysfunctional family who test his seemingly unwavering faith.

Tuesday 4th August

5:20AM

My Awkward Sexual Adventure

Movies R

To win back his ex-girlfriend, a conservative accountant enlists an exotic dancer to help guide him on a quest of sexual experience, leading him into a world of strip clubs, massage parlours, cross-dressing and S&M.

To win back his ex-girlfriend, a conservative accountant enlists the help of an exotic dancer to guide him on a quest of sexual experience, leading him into a world of strip clubs, sensual massage parlours, cross-dressing and S&M. (From Canada) (Movie) (Comedy) M(N,A,S,L)

7:05AM

Omar Killed Me

Movies M

When an elderly woman is found murdered in her basement, a message she allegedly scribbled on the wall identifies the killer as her long-time gardener. His case uncovers one of the most shocking violations of justice.

8:35AM

Gold

Movies M

An offbeat comedy about an estranged father who returns to his hometown after an absence of ten years in order to reconnect with his daughter and ex-wife, but unwittingly finds himself responsible for almost destroying their lives.

10:05AM

Mystery Of Happiness

Movies PG

Santiago and Eugenio are life-long business partners and best friends, proud of the respectable electrical store they’ve built together. Their shared daily routine is satisfyingly predictable, until Eugenio suddenly vanishes.

11:40AM

Sunny

Movies M

This delightful, big-hearted Korean comedy-drama follows a middle-aged woman, who tries to fulfil her friend's dying wish of reuniting their group of high school friends.

1:50PM

Omar Killed Me

Movies M

When an elderly woman is found murdered in her basement, a message she allegedly scribbled on the wall identifies the killer as her long-time gardener. His case uncovers one of the most shocking violations of justice.

3:20PM

My Awkward Sexual Adventure

Movies R

To win back his ex-girlfriend, a conservative accountant enlists an exotic dancer to help guide him on a quest of sexual experience, leading him into a world of strip clubs, massage parlours, cross-dressing and S&M.

To win back his ex-girlfriend, a conservative accountant enlists the help of an exotic dancer to guide him on a quest of sexual experience, leading him into a world of strip clubs, sensual massage parlours, cross-dressing and S&M. (From Canada) (Movie) (Comedy) M(N,A,S,L)

5:05PM

Mystery Of Happiness

Movies PG

Santiago and Eugenio are life-long business partners and best friends, proud of the respectable electrical store they’ve built together. Their shared daily routine is satisfyingly predictable, until Eugenio suddenly vanishes.

6:40PM

Black Lightning

Movies PG

A Moscow college student's gift car from his parents turns out to be more than anyone expects when it flies, which he uses to become both a city guardian and a speedy floral delivery boy.

8:30PM

The Keeper Of Lost Causes

Movies MA

Police inspector Carl Morck is put in charge of a department of cold cases, joined only by his assistant, Assad. Together they dig into a case about a disappeared woman. Based on the bestselling book.

10:05PM

Concussion

Movies MA

The erotic examination of Abby, a lesbian housewife who becomes a high-end escort to escape her passionless marriage. Her double life proves liberating until a woman from her own social circle becomes a client.

11:45PM

Sophie's Revenge

Movies PG

Two scorned ex-lovers work together to win back their lost loves in this romantic comedy, but not everything goes according to plan. Stars international sensation Zhang Ziyi (CROUCHING TIGER HIDDEN DRAGON, MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA).

12:50AM

Best Of Times

Movies M

Keng, a mild-mannered vet is sentenced to teach computer studies to seniors for drink driving. Before long, he himself playing a part in the blossoming romance of two of his pupils. #SBSMovies

Keng is a mild-mannered vet sentenced to do community work for drink driving. He is assigned to teach seniors how to use computers. Before long, he finds himself playing a part in the blossoming romance of two of his pupils. Meanwhile, Keng is having relationship troubles of his own - he is in love with his best friend’s ex-wife. Thailand’s nomination for the 2010 Academy Awards. Directed by Yongyoot Thongkongtoon and stars Arak Amornsupasiri, Yarinda Bunnag and Sansanee Wattanakul. (From Thailand, in Thai) (Romantic Comedy) (2009) (Rpt) M(S,L)

1:40AM

Black Lightning

Movies PG

A Moscow college student's gift car from his parents turns out to be more than anyone expects when it flies, which he uses to become both a city guardian and a speedy floral delivery boy.

2:55AM

Bibliotheque Pascal

Movies MA

A woman lapses into a series of fanciful dream sequences as she recounts her odyssey through the underbelly of Europe and job at a brothel themed around literary fantasies. #SBSMovies

In order to regain custody of her daughter, whom she left in the care of her fortune-telling aunt, Mona must tell a social worker her story. The tale she spins is a wild, surreal adventure which recounts her odyssey through the underbelly of Europe and job at a brothel themed around literary fantasies. Directed by Szabolcs Hajdu and stars Orsolya Török-Illyés, Andi Vasluianu and Shamgar Amram. (From Hungary, in Romanian, English and Hungarian) (Drama) (2010) (Rpt) MA (A,D,S)

3:25AM

The Keeper Of Lost Causes

Movies MA

Police inspector Carl Morck is put in charge of a department of cold cases, joined only by his assistant, Assad. Together they dig into a case about a disappeared woman. Based on the bestselling book.

Wednesday 5th August

5:00AM

On My Way

Movies MA

Facing a failed relationship and a struggling restaurant, Bettie (Catherine Deneuve) hits the road for a trip with her grandson. Along the way there are chance encounters, an ex-Miss France gala and renewed family ties.

7:00AM

Concussion

Movies MA

The erotic examination of Abby, a lesbian housewife who becomes a high-end escort to escape her passionless marriage. Her double life proves liberating until a woman from her own social circle becomes a client.

8:40AM

Stranger By The Lake

Movies R

In a lakeside spot in France, men sunbathe and hunt for anonymous sexual encounters. Young romantic Franck strikes up a friendship with lonely divorcee Henri, and falls for the dangerously lethal Michel.

10:20AM

Cosimo And Nicole

Movies MA

This drama about an obsessive relationship that takes a dark turn is grounded by two powerhouse performances by Riccardo Scamarcio and Clara Ponsot and directed with urgency by Francesco Amato.

12:05PM

Emmanuelle III

Movies R

Emmanuelle (Sylvia Kristel) and her husband engage in a myriad of extra-marital affairs. Their arrangement seems to work out fine, until Emmanuelle's pursuit of a seemingly uninterested film director sparks her husband's jealousy.

1:45PM

Concussion

Movies MA

The erotic examination of Abby, a lesbian housewife who becomes a high-end escort to escape her passionless marriage. Her double life proves liberating until a woman from her own social circle becomes a client.

3:25PM

Weekend

Movies MA

After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.

After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special. (Fromt the UK) (Film) (Drama) (class tba)

5:05PM

Cosimo And Nicole

Movies MA

This drama about an obsessive relationship that takes a dark turn is grounded by two powerhouse performances by Riccardo Scamarcio and Clara Ponsot and directed with urgency by Francesco Amato.

6:50PM

Stranger By The Lake

Movies R

In a lakeside spot in France, men sunbathe and hunt for anonymous sexual encounters. Young romantic Franck strikes up a friendship with lonely divorcee Henri, and falls for the dangerously lethal Michel.

8:30PM

The Way Of The Dragon

Movies M

Martial arts legend Bruce Lee stars as Tang Lung, a young man who travels to Rome to help a family friend whose restaurant is being targeted by the local Mafia. Also stars Chuck Norris. #SBSMovies

Martial arts legend Bruce Lee stars as Tang Lung, a young man who travels to Rome to help a family friend whose restaurant is being targeted by the local Mafia. After driving off the local thugs, the stakes are raised as Tang must confront a number of martial arts experts hired by the crime boss, including Karate champion Colt - and soon a final showdown looms. Memorable for its iconic final battle scene between Bruce Lee and Chuck Norris in Rome’s historic Colosseum. Directed by Bruce Lee and also stars Chuck Norris and Nora Mia. (From Hong Kong, in Cantonese) (Martial Arts) (1972) (M(V)

8:30PM

Everyone Else

Movies MA

On the surface, Chris and Gitti are lost in perfect amorous bliss during their getaway in their Sardinia vacation home. But amidst their playful romps, secret rituals and silly habits belies an underlying tension.

10:30PM

The Last Dragon

Movies M

In New York City, a young man searches for the "master" to obtain the final level of martial arts mastery known as the glow. Along the way, he must fight an evil martial arts expert. #SBSMovies

In New York City, a young man searches for the "master" to obtain the final level of martial arts mastery known as the glow. Along the way, he must fight an evil martial arts expert and rescue a beautiful singer from an obsessed music promoter. Directed by Michael Schultz and stars Taimak, Vanity and Christopher Murney. (From the US) (Action Adventure) (1985) M(V,L)

10:35PM

Weekend

Movies MA

After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.

After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special. (Fromt the UK) (Film) (Drama) (class tba)

12:10AM

Emmanuelle III

Movies R

Emmanuelle (Sylvia Kristel) and her husband engage in a myriad of extra-marital affairs. Their arrangement seems to work out fine, until Emmanuelle's pursuit of a seemingly uninterested film director sparks her husband's jealousy.

1:30AM

The Blue Kite

Movies M

Set in communist China from 1953 to the Cultural Revolution of 1968. A deeply moving account of one family's struggle through political upheaval. #SBSMovies

A moving story about the experiences of a Beijing family living under the mandates of the communist Chinese government from 1953 to the Cultural Revolution in 1968. The story is told by Tietou, a strong-willed boy who is a life-long victim of family tragedies resulting from repeated government manipulation. Winner of the Grand Prix at the Tokyo International Film Festival in 1993. Directed by Tian Zhuang Zhuang and stars Lu Liping, Pu Quanxin and Chen Xiaoman. (From China, in Mandarin) (Drama) (1993) (Rpt) M (L)

1:50AM

The Husband

Movies MA

Saddled with a lousy job, an infant son, and a wife doing jail time for sleeping with a 14-year-old, a disgruntled Toronto ad-agency employee struggles to deal with his impotent rage in this gutsy black comedy.

3:00AM

Private Eye

Movies MA

A private investigator is assigned to track down the killer of a government minister's son but has to contend with bumbling police, an old-school news editor and a travelling circus. #SBSMovies

Set in Japanese-occupied Korea at the start of the 20th century, a private investigator is assigned the case of tracking down the killer of a government minister's son, but has to contend with bumbling police, an old-school newspaper editor and a travelling circus. Directed by Park Dae-min and stars Hwang Jung-min, Ryu Deok-hwan and Oh Dal-soo. (From South Korea, in Korean and Japanese) (Thriller) (2009) (Rpt) MAV(A,V)

3:10AM

L' Inondation

Movies MA

This sexually charged, atmospheric yarn of femme vengeance set in the back alleys of 1920s Russia stars Isabelle Huppert as a wife unable to have children. As a result, she is on the brink of losing her husband.

4:50AM

Over Your Dead Body

Movies MA

A theatre troupe rehearsing a classic play of murder, betrayal and phantasmagorical vengeance find life bloodily imitating art backstage, in this wild cinematic detour from madly prolific Japanese auteur Takashi Miike.

Thursday 6th August

6:25AM

Everyone Else

Movies MA

On the surface, Chris and Gitti are lost in perfect amorous bliss during their getaway in their Sardinia vacation home. But amidst their playful romps, secret rituals and silly habits belies an underlying tension.

8:30AM

Weekend

Movies MA

After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.

After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special. (Fromt the UK) (Film) (Drama) (class tba)

10:10AM

L' Inondation

Movies MA

This sexually charged, atmospheric yarn of femme vengeance set in the back alleys of 1920s Russia stars Isabelle Huppert as a wife unable to have children. As a result, she is on the brink of losing her husband.

11:50AM

The Husband

Movies MA

Saddled with a lousy job, an infant son, and a wife doing jail time for sleeping with a 14-year-old, a disgruntled Toronto ad-agency employee struggles to deal with his impotent rage in this gutsy black comedy.

1:10PM

Eraserhead

Movies M

Director David Lynch's acclaimed film debut follows Henry Spencer, a man living in an unnamed industrial wasteland who must survive his angry girlfriend, squalid home and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.

2:40PM

Over Your Dead Body

Movies MA

A theatre troupe rehearsing a classic play of murder, betrayal and phantasmagorical vengeance find life bloodily imitating art backstage, in this wild cinematic detour from madly prolific Japanese auteur Takashi Miike.

4:15PM

The Exam

Movies M

Set in Budapest after the failure of the Hungarian uprising, a defence officer's loyalty is tested by his mentor in a highly deceptive spy game. As paranoia mounts, it’s hard to tell who's on which side.

5:50PM

Everyone Else

Movies MA

On the surface, Chris and Gitti are lost in perfect amorous bliss during their getaway in their Sardinia vacation home. But amidst their playful romps, secret rituals and silly habits belies an underlying tension.

7:55PM

A Monkey On My Shoulder

Movies M

Mila and Javier, both renowned surgeons and both passionate about their work, have been madly in love for the past 10 years. Now an unexpected pregnancy and Javier’s alcoholism threaten everything. Stars Juliette Binoche.

9:30PM

The Berlin File

Movies MA

Exposed during an illegal arms trade gone wrong, a North Korean “ghost” agent finds himself in the crosshairs of an international manhunt. Was he betrayed by his wife or his country? He must prepare to make the ultimate sacrifice.

11:35PM

Young People F*Cking

Movies R

The tales of four couples - and one bold trio - are explored in candid and hilarious detail as intertwining stories in this fresh comedy, which chronicles each relationship over the course of a single sexual encounter.

12:05AM

Bang-Bang Wedding!

Movies PG

Alex Dimitriades stars in this fast-paced Greek wedding comedy that proves the old adage, 'whatever can go wrong, will go wrong'. #SBSMovies

Alex Dimitriades stars in this fast-paced Greek wedding comedy. Young lovers Ilias and Marina arrive on the island of Crete for their wedding, along with their large, boisterous families all eager to celebrate the nuptials. However, when a typo on the wedding invitation confuses the reception venue and scatters the guests in different directions, they embark on a collision course of increasingly comedic proportions. Directed by Christine Crokos and also stars Faye Xila and Giorgos Karamihos. (From Greece, in Greek and English) (Comedy) (2008) (Rpt) PG (S,L,D)

12:25AM

The French Kissers

Movies MA

When Herve, an awkward high school student, catches the eye of the beautiful young Aurore, he's forced to choose between his first girlfriend, his rampant libido and his best friend. #SBSMovies

When Hervé, an awkward high school student, catches the eye of the beautiful young Aurore, he's forced to choose between his first girlfriend, his rampant libido and his geeky best friend. Winner of Best First Work at the 2010 César Awards. Directed by Riad Sattouf and stars Vincent Lacoste, Anthony Sonigo and Alice Trémolière. (From France, in French) (Comedy) (2009) (Rpt) MA(S,L)

1:05AM

The Exam

Movies M

Set in Budapest after the failure of the Hungarian uprising, a defence officer's loyalty is tested by his mentor in a highly deceptive spy game. As paranoia mounts, it’s hard to tell who's on which side.

1:40AM

A Distant Neighbourhood

Movies PG

When Thomas finds himself in the town he grew up in, he visits his mother's grave. Overcome by grief, he faints only to awaken in the past as his 14-year-old self. #SBSMovies

By chance, fifty-year-old Thomas finds himself back in the little town of his childhood. While visiting his mother’s grave he faints, after being overwhelmed by the memories of her and the father that abandoned him. Coming to, he sees that his mother’s name is no longer inscribed on the tombstone. He soon realises he has awoken in the past, in the body of his 14 year-old self. With all the foresight of his fifty years, Thomas revisits high school, meets with the girl with whom he was secretly in love, and tries to find the real reasons for his father’s departure. Directed by Sam Garbarski and stars Pascal Greggory. (From Belgium, in French) (Drama) (2010) (Rpt) PG(S,A)

2:00AM

Silent Wedding

Movies M

In 1953, the wedding of a young couple in a Romanian village is forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to make way for the mourning of Stalin's death. #SBSMovies

In 1953, the exuberant wedding celebrations of a young couple in a small Romanian village are forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to make way for the dutiful mourning of Stalin's death. Winner of the Romanian Union of Filmmakers Award for Best Cinematography and Best Sound in 2008. Directed by Horatiu Malaele and stars Meda Andreea Victor, Alexandru Potocean and Valentin Teodosiu. (From Romania, in Romanian) (Drama) (2008) (Rpt) M(V,N,S,L)

2:40AM

A Monkey On My Shoulder

Movies M

Mila and Javier, both renowned surgeons and both passionate about their work, have been madly in love for the past 10 years. Now an unexpected pregnancy and Javier’s alcoholism threaten everything. Stars Juliette Binoche.

3:25AM

Silent Wedding

Movies M

In 1953, the wedding of a young couple in a Romanian village is forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to make way for the mourning of Stalin's death. #SBSMovies

In 1953, the exuberant wedding celebrations of a young couple in a small Romanian village are forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to make way for the dutiful mourning of Stalin's death. Winner of the Romanian Union of Filmmakers Award for Best Cinematography and Best Sound in 2008. Directed by Horatiu Malaele and stars Meda Andreea Victor, Alexandru Potocean and Valentin Teodosiu. (From Romania, in Romanian) (Drama) (2008) (Rpt) M(V,N,S,L)

4:15AM

The Berlin File

Movies MA

Exposed during an illegal arms trade gone wrong, a North Korean “ghost” agent finds himself in the crosshairs of an international manhunt. Was he betrayed by his wife or his country? He must prepare to make the ultimate sacrifice.

Friday 7th August

6:20AM

Tasting Menu

Movies M

As one of the world's greatest restaurants opens for its final evening, a couple in the midst of a divorce who made their reservation a year ago (before separating) reunite for a once-in-a-lifetime meal.

7:50AM

Eraserhead

Movies M

Director David Lynch's acclaimed film debut follows Henry Spencer, a man living in an unnamed industrial wasteland who must survive his angry girlfriend, squalid home and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.

9:20AM

Young People F*Cking

Movies R

The tales of four couples - and one bold trio - are explored in candid and hilarious detail as intertwining stories in this fresh comedy, which chronicles each relationship over the course of a single sexual encounter.

10:50AM

A Monkey On My Shoulder

Movies M

Mila and Javier, both renowned surgeons and both passionate about their work, have been madly in love for the past 10 years. Now an unexpected pregnancy and Javier’s alcoholism threaten everything. Stars Juliette Binoche.

12:25PM

The Berlin File

Movies MA

Exposed during an illegal arms trade gone wrong, a North Korean “ghost” agent finds himself in the crosshairs of an international manhunt. Was he betrayed by his wife or his country? He must prepare to make the ultimate sacrifice.

2:30PM

Charlie Countryman

Movies MA

While traveling abroad, Charlie falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex. Features an all-star cast including Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, and Rupert Grint.

4:15PM

Tasting Menu

Movies M

As one of the world's greatest restaurants opens for its final evening, a couple in the midst of a divorce who made their reservation a year ago (before separating) reunite for a once-in-a-lifetime meal.

5:45PM

Young People F*Cking

Movies R

The tales of four couples - and one bold trio - are explored in candid and hilarious detail as intertwining stories in this fresh comedy, which chronicles each relationship over the course of a single sexual encounter.

7:20PM

The Abc's Of Death

Movies R

Inspired by children’s books, the ABCs of Death is a 26-chapter anthology that showcases death in all its vicious wonder and brutal beauty, each helmed by a different director assigned a letter of the alphabet.

9:30PM

Little Thirteen

Movies R

This intense portrait of the so-called "Porn Generation" explores three days in the lives of a group of teenagers striving for meaningless and unemotional sex as a compensation for love and security. Stars Muriel Wimmer.

11:05PM

9 Songs

Movies R

Michael Winterbottom's sexually explicit feature follows the sexual passion of a new couple over a period of several months as the inevitable stages of their relationship unfolds in counterpoint to nine live-concert songs.

11:10PM

Perfect Sense

Movies MA

A chef and a scientist fall in love as an epidemic begins to rob people of their sensory perceptions. #SBSMovies

One evening, chef Michael meets epidemiologist Susan, who despite their scars from their past, find themselves falling in love with each other. But as their love strengthens, so too does a pandemic which is steadily robbing the world's population of sensory perceptions. First to go is the sense of smell. Next is taste. But as the disease spreads across the world, so too does the realisation that the human race will always adjust, will always adapt, and without love - there is nothing. Directed by David Mackenzie, and stars Ewan McGregor and Eva Green. (From the UK) (Drama) (2011) (Rpt) M(S,L) CC

12:15AM

Charlie Countryman

Movies MA

While traveling abroad, Charlie falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex. Features an all-star cast including Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, and Rupert Grint.

12:50AM

13 Semesters

Movies M

When Momo leaves his small home town to go to university, he is full of enthusiasm and confidence, but slowly the pressures of study and campus living begin to grind him down. #SBSMovies

When Momo leaves his small home town to go to university, he is full of enthusiasm and confidence, but slowly the pressures of study and campus living begin to grind him down. Half way through his course he finds himself at a crossroads with both his relationship and studies. An endearing comedy/drama from acclaimed director Frieder Wittich. Stars Max Riemelt, Dieter Mann and Robert Gwisdek. (From Germany, in German) (Drama) (2009) (Rpt) M(S,L)

2:00AM

The Abc's Of Death

Movies R

Inspired by children’s books, the ABCs of Death is a 26-chapter anthology that showcases death in all its vicious wonder and brutal beauty, each helmed by a different director assigned a letter of the alphabet.

2:40AM

Black Heaven

Movies M

Gaspard and Marion, two teenagers in love, come across a lost phone and decide to find its owner. They discover him dead in a mysterious ceremony, and become lured into a dangerous game. #SBSMovies

Gaspard and Marion, two teenagers in love, come across a lost phone and decide to find its owner. They discover him dead in a mysterious suicide ceremony, and become lured into a dangerously addictive game. Directed by Gilles Marchand and stars Gregoire Leprince-Ringuet and Louise Bourgoin. (From France, in French) (Drama) (2010) Rpt) M(S,N,A,L)

4:10AM

Firestorm

Movies MA

A tough police inspector puts his own morality on the line in order to stop a ruthless gang of criminals in this Hong Kong action thriller that marks the feature directorial debut of prolific screenwriter Alan Yuen.

Saturday 8th August

6:00AM

9 Songs

Movies R

Michael Winterbottom's sexually explicit feature follows the sexual passion of a new couple over a period of several months as the inevitable stages of their relationship unfolds in counterpoint to nine live-concert songs.

7:10AM

Blue Caprice

Movies M

An abandoned boy is lured to America and drawn into the shadow of a dangerous father figure in this harrowing psychological thriller. Inspired by the real life events that led to the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks.

8:45AM

Little Thirteen

Movies R

This intense portrait of the so-called "Porn Generation" explores three days in the lives of a group of teenagers striving for meaningless and unemotional sex as a compensation for love and security. Stars Muriel Wimmer.

10:20AM

Firestorm

Movies MA

A tough police inspector puts his own morality on the line in order to stop a ruthless gang of criminals in this Hong Kong action thriller that marks the feature directorial debut of prolific screenwriter Alan Yuen.

12:10PM

Casa De Mi Padre

Movies MA

From the team that brought you ANCHORMAN comes this slapstick action-comedy starring Will Ferrell. Scheming to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves at war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.

1:35PM

The Dirties

Movies MA

When two best friends team up to film a comedy about getting revenge on bullies, the exercise takes a devastating turn when one of them begins to think of it as more than a joke.

3:05PM

Little Thirteen

Movies R

This intense portrait of the so-called "Porn Generation" explores three days in the lives of a group of teenagers striving for meaningless and unemotional sex as a compensation for love and security. Stars Muriel Wimmer.

4:40PM

Blue Caprice

Movies M

An abandoned boy is lured to America and drawn into the shadow of a dangerous father figure in this harrowing psychological thriller. Inspired by the real life events that led to the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks.

6:15PM

9 Songs

Movies R

Michael Winterbottom's sexually explicit feature follows the sexual passion of a new couple over a period of several months as the inevitable stages of their relationship unfolds in counterpoint to nine live-concert songs.

7:25PM

The Berlin File

Movies MA

Exposed during an illegal arms trade gone wrong, a North Korean “ghost” agent finds himself in the crosshairs of an international manhunt. Was he betrayed by his wife or his country? He must prepare to make the ultimate sacrifice.

9:00PM

The Intouchables

Movies M

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, a millionaire aristocrat hires a young African man from the projects to be his caregiver. Nominated for a 2013 Golden Globe. #SBSMovies

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, a millionaire aristocrat hires a young African man from the projects to be his caregiver. Nominated for a 2013 Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film. Directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano, and stars François Cluzet, Omar Sy and Anne Le Ny. (From France, in French) (Drama) (2011) (Class TBA)

9:30PM

Marfa Girl

Movies R

In Marfa, Texas, the clash between the whites and the Mexican Americans intensifies when an eccentric community of artists moves in. The border patrol is a smothering presence for the citizens. Directed by Larry Clark.

11:10PM

Welcome To The Sticks

Movies PG

A post office administrator born and raised on France's southern coast is exiled to the northern territories when a scam backfires and must overcome his prejudice about the province. #SBSMovies

A man born and raised on France's southern coast is exiled to the northern territories in this comedy from actor, director and screenwriter Dany Boon. Philippe Abrams helps run the post office in a picturesque small town in the south of France. His wife Julie has been down in the dumps, and he thinks one way to lift her spirits would be to relocate to the more glamorous surroundings of the Cote d'Azur. However, Philippe's attempts to scam a transfer fail, and he ends up demoted to a distant village in the far north. Stars Kad Merad, Dany Boon and Zoé Félix. (From France, in French) (Comedy) (Rpt) (2008) PG

11:20PM

A l'aventure

Movies R

Fed up with her mundane lifestyle, and unsatisfied by her boyfriend Fred, Sandrine quits her job as a businesswoman and decides to embark on erotic and raunchy adventures in hope of finding fulfilment.

12:50AM

Sex, Parties And Lies

Movies MA

A no-holds barred look at the exploits of a group of sexy Spanish twenty-somethings discovering life and experimenting with drugs, clubs and sex in the coastal town of Alicante. #SBSMovies

A big box office hit in Spain, this is a no-holds barred look at the exploits of a group of sexy Spanish twenty-somethings discovering life and experimenting with drugs, clubs and sex in the steamy coastal town of Alicante. Directed by Alfonso Albacete and David Menkes, and stars Mario Casas, Ana de Armas and Yon González. (From Spain, in Spanish) (Comedy) (2009) (Rpt) MA (D,S)

1:00AM

Overheard

Movies MA

Three cops become involved in a corruption cover-up when they decide to withhold stock information after tapping into an illegally listed company. #SBSMovie

Three cops become involved in a corruption cover-up when they decide to withhold stock information after tapping into an illegally listed company. From the writers behind the Infernal Affairs trilogy. Nominated for six Hong Kong Film Awards in 2010. Directed by Alan Mak and Felix Chong, and stars Lau Ching Wan, Daniel Wu and Louis Koo. (From Hong Kong, in Cantonese) (Thriller) (2009) (Rpt) MAV(V)

1:05AM

The Dirties

Movies MA

When two best friends team up to film a comedy about getting revenge on bullies, the exercise takes a devastating turn when one of them begins to think of it as more than a joke.

2:35AM

Casa De Mi Padre

Movies MA

From the team that brought you ANCHORMAN comes this slapstick action-comedy starring Will Ferrell. Scheming to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves at war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.

2:45AM

Hardcore

Movies MA

Leaving behind a hard life with their families two teenage girls end up in an Athens brothel, fall in love and support one another against the adversities and violence of the night. #SBMovies

Leaving behind a hard life with their families, two teenage girls end up in an Athen's brothel, fall in love and support one another against the adversities and violence of the night. Elements of fantasy and humour mix with a story of heartbreak and the loss of innocence. Directed by Dennis Iliadis and stars Katerina Tsavalou, Danae Skiadi and Omiros Poulakis. (From Greece, in Greek) (Drama) (2004) (Rpt) MAV (S,V,A)

2:55AM

Rivals

Movies MA

Jacques Maillot's psychological drama observes the tense and fragile days following a difficult reunion between two very different brothers: a police inspector and a convicted killer. #SBSMovies

Jacques Maillot's psychological drama observes the tense and fragile days following a difficult reunion between two very different siblings. Francois is a police inspector who spent years estranged from his brother Gabriel, after the latter spent a decade in prison for murder. Gabriel’s sudden release from jail ends the separation, and both men make an attempt to bury the past. However, the past comes encroaching back and begins to plague both their lives. Stars Guillaume Canet, Francois Cluzet and Clotilde Hesme. (From France, in French) (Drama) (2008) (Rpt) MAV(V,S)

4:00AM

The Berlin File

Movies MA

Exposed during an illegal arms trade gone wrong, a North Korean “ghost” agent finds himself in the crosshairs of an international manhunt. Was he betrayed by his wife or his country? He must prepare to make the ultimate sacrifice.

Sunday 9th August

6:05AM

Angele And Tony

Movies M

An award-winning feature that follows Angèle, as she returns to her home of Normandy and must face up the son she abandoned. In search of connection she meets Tony, and the two form an unlikely relationship.

This award-winning debut feature from writer/director Alix Delaporte is an intimate drama about two lost souls searching for human connection. When Angèle returns to her home town of Normandy after a two-year absence she is terrified that she will not be able to look the young son she left behind. Through a personal ad she meets Tony, a fisherman who lives with his widowed mother. The two couldn’t make a more unlikely pair, but they soon form a fractured relationship. But will the secret that Angèle harbours threaten their future? (From France, in French) (Movie) (Drama) (2010) M(S,L)

7:30AM

Upstream Color

Movies M

A woman is abducted and hypnotised with an organic material harvested from a specific flower. When she falls for a man, they realise he may also have been subjected to the same process, and search for safety in each other.

9:05AM

Marfa Girl

Movies R

In Marfa, Texas, the clash between the whites and the Mexican Americans intensifies when an eccentric community of artists moves in. The border patrol is a smothering presence for the citizens. Directed by Larry Clark.

10:55AM

Casa De Mi Padre

Movies MA

From the team that brought you ANCHORMAN comes this slapstick action-comedy starring Will Ferrell. Scheming to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves at war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.

12:20PM

A l'aventure

Movies R

Fed up with her mundane lifestyle, and unsatisfied by her boyfriend Fred, Sandrine quits her job as a businesswoman and decides to embark on erotic and raunchy adventures in hope of finding fulfilment.

2:05PM

Angele And Tony

Movies M

An award-winning feature that follows Angèle, as she returns to her home of Normandy and must face up the son she abandoned. In search of connection she meets Tony, and the two form an unlikely relationship.

This award-winning debut feature from writer/director Alix Delaporte is an intimate drama about two lost souls searching for human connection. When Angèle returns to her home town of Normandy after a two-year absence she is terrified that she will not be able to look the young son she left behind. Through a personal ad she meets Tony, a fisherman who lives with his widowed mother. The two couldn’t make a more unlikely pair, but they soon form a fractured relationship. But will the secret that Angèle harbours threaten their future? (From France, in French) (Movie) (Drama) (2010) M(S,L)

3:30PM

Marfa Girl

Movies R

In Marfa, Texas, the clash between the whites and the Mexican Americans intensifies when an eccentric community of artists moves in. The border patrol is a smothering presence for the citizens. Directed by Larry Clark.

5:20PM

Flying Swords Of Dragon Gate

Movies M

Dragon Inn is the rumoured location of a hidden treasure, revealed every sixty years by a giant storm. As the storm approaches, the Inn becomes home to a violent search between treasure hunters. Starring Jet Li.

From legendary martial arts director Tsui Hark comes this action epic starring Jet Li. Dragon Inn is the rumoured location of a lost city buried under the desert, and its hidden treasure is supposedly only revealed every 60 years by a mighty storm. With the storm approaching, groups arrive at the Dragon Inn desperate to find the treasure – from gangs of marauders, to the Imperial Assassins, to the righteous General Zhao (Li). As they find themselves locked within the Inn, the stage is set for a violent game of cat and mouse. (From China, in Mandarin) (Movie) (Martial Arts) M(V)

7:25PM

Amour

Movies M

Georges and Anne, an octogenarian couple, are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain. When Anne has a stroke, the couple's bond of love is severely tested.

9:30PM

Dreaming Lhasa

Movies M

A young Tibetan woman from New York City comes to Dharamsala, the exile headquarters of the Dalai Lama in India, in search of her roots.

9:30PM

A Real Young Girl

Movies R

Catherine Breillat’s controversial exploration of a teenage girl’s sexuality, based on her own novel, centres on Alice, a precocious 1960s teen that explores her sexuality while lusting after a sawmill worker.

11:05PM

Lost Highway

Movies R

After a bizarre encounter at a party, a jazz saxophonist is framed for the murder of his wife and sent to prison, where he inexplicably morphs into a young mechanic and begins leading a new life.

11:45PM

Max Manus

Movies M

The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War Two and his battle to overcome his inner demons. Winner of six Norwegian Amanda Awards in 2009. #SBSMovies

The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War Two and his battle to overcome his inner demons. Winner of six Norwegian Amanda Awards in 2009, including Best Film. Directed by Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg, and stars Aksel Hennie, Agnes Kittelsen and Nicolai Cleve Broch. (From Norway, in Norwegian, German and English) (Drama) (2008) (Rpt) M(A,V,L)

1:20AM

Flying Swords Of Dragon Gate

Movies M

Dragon Inn is the rumoured location of a hidden treasure, revealed every sixty years by a giant storm. As the storm approaches, the Inn becomes home to a violent search between treasure hunters. Starring Jet Li.

From legendary martial arts director Tsui Hark comes this action epic starring Jet Li. Dragon Inn is the rumoured location of a lost city buried under the desert, and its hidden treasure is supposedly only revealed every 60 years by a mighty storm. With the storm approaching, groups arrive at the Dragon Inn desperate to find the treasure – from gangs of marauders, to the Imperial Assassins, to the righteous General Zhao (Li). As they find themselves locked within the Inn, the stage is set for a violent game of cat and mouse. (From China, in Mandarin) (Movie) (Martial Arts) M(V)

1:40AM

Portrait Of A Beauty

Movies MA

An extravagant period piece from renowned director Jeon Yun-su. A brilliant female painter must disguise herself as a man in order to maintain her position in the Korean royal court. #SBSMovies

An extravagant 18th century period piece from renowned director Jeon Yun-su. After her brother commits suicide, a brilliant female painter must disguise herself as a man in order to maintain her family's position in the Korean royal court. Stars Kim Min-sun, Kim Young-ho and Kim Nam-gil. (From South Korea, in Korean) (Romance) (2008) (Rpt) MA(S)

1:50AM

If You Are The One

Movies M

When Qin decides to give up his bachelor days and have one last shot at love, he finds himself on a number of disappointing blind dates, until he meets the stunning airhostess, Xiaoxiao. #SBSMovies

When Qin decides to give up his bachelor days and have one last shot at love, he finds himself on a number of disappointing blind dates, until he meets the stunning airhostess, Xiaoxiao. While Qin quickly falls for his new friend, Xiaoxiao has given up on love after her last failed relationship which left her with a broken heart, but maybe all she needs is the right man to fix it. Directed by Xiaogang Feng and stars You Ge, Qi Shu and Xiao Che. (From China, in Mandarin) (Romantic Comedy) (2008) (Rpt) M(A) CC

3:30AM

Süskind

Movies MA

This lavish, award-winning WWII drama is the gripping true story of Jewish resistance hero and industrialist Walter Suskind, who managed to save almost a thousand Dutch children from the death camps.

Monday 10th August

5:30AM

The Vulture

Movies MA

A police officer devoid of any feelings leads an investigation of missing people in Europe. He is tough, incorruptible, and without commitments, until he meets a woman different from those he has met before.

7:40AM

I'm So Excited!

Movies MA

When a flight bound for Mexico City runs into trouble, the frightened passengers aboard start sharing their deepest secrets to distract themselves from impending doom - with hilarious results.

9:10AM

The Brats

Movies M

Newly engaged musician Thomas meets his future father-in-law Gilbert for the first time. Gilbert, frustrated by his own marriage, persuades Thomas not to marry his daughter - forming an unexpected friendship.

10:50AM

Amour

Movies M

Georges and Anne, an octogenarian couple, are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain. When Anne has a stroke, the couple's bond of love is severely tested.

12:55PM

A Real Young Girl

Movies R

Catherine Breillat’s controversial exploration of a teenage girl’s sexuality, based on her own novel, centres on Alice, a precocious 1960s teen that explores her sexuality while lusting after a sawmill worker.

2:30PM

I'm So Excited!

Movies MA

When a flight bound for Mexico City runs into trouble, the frightened passengers aboard start sharing their deepest secrets to distract themselves from impending doom - with hilarious results.

4:00PM

Lost Highway

Movies R

After a bizarre encounter at a party, a jazz saxophonist is framed for the murder of his wife and sent to prison, where he inexplicably morphs into a young mechanic and begins leading a new life.

6:15PM

Nobel's Last Will

Movies M

While covering the annual Nobel Banquet, a reporter witnesses a spectacular murder. She uses her journalistic skills to uncover the truth, but her independent investigation leads her into dangerous territory.

7:50PM

The Desert

Movies M

Axel, Jonathan and Ana live together in a house in a post-catastrophic world. A perfect love triangle, but everything changes when Axel and Jonathan go out on an expedition and return to the house with a zombie called Pythagoras.

8:30PM

Ill Manors

Movies MA

Set on the unforgiving streets of London, this unique crime thriller follows six disparate lives, all struggling to survive the circles of violence that engulf them. #SBSMovies

Set on the unforgiving streets of London, this unique crime thriller follows six disparate lives, all struggling to survive the circles of violence that engulf them. There is ex-dealer Kirby, who has just been released from prison, thug Ed who will stop at nothing to find his missing phone, troubled Michelle who is just looking for her next hit, young Jake who finds himself drawn to the local gang, Chris, who seeks revenge, Katya, who is desperately trying to escape this foreign land, and Aaron, our main protagonist who is just trying to do the right thing. Directed by Ben Drew and stars Riz Ahmed, Ed Skrein and Lee Allen. (From the UK) (Drama) (2012) MAV(S,V,L,D)

9:30PM

Striptease

Movies MA

A stripper and single mother gets dragged into a dangerous situation after a congressman takes a fancy to her. Stars Demi Moore

10:45PM

Gangster No. 1

Movies MA

A veteran gangster looks back on his life of crime in 1960s London: his rise to prominence under the watchful eye of a ruthless gang boss, and the woman who ultimately came between them. SBSMovies

A veteran gangster looks back on his life of crime in 1960s London: his rise to prominence under the watchful eye of a ruthless gang boss, and the woman who ultimately came between them. Directed by Paul McGuigan and stars Malcolm McDowell, David Thewlis and Paul Bettany. (From the UK) (Thriller) (2000) MA(V,L)

11:30PM

Emmanuelle

Movies R

Emmanuelle (Sylvia Kristel), the young wife of a French diplomat, enters a world of lust and passion. Guided by the mature Mario, and with the complicity of her husband, she discovers the delights of sensuality.

11:55PM

Look For A Star

Movies PG

Inspired by the relationship between Stanley Ho and his fourth wife, Angela, this romantic comedy stars Andy Lau as a billionaire who falls in love with a feisty casino dealer.#SBSMovies

Inspired by the relationship between casino tycoon Stanley Ho and his fourth wife, Angela Leong, this romantic comedy stars Andy Lau as a billionaire who falls in love with a feisty casino dealer played by Shu Qi. Nominated for two 2010 Hong Kong Film Awards. Directed by Andrew Lau Wai-Keung, and also stars Denise Ho and Zhang Hanyu. (From Hong Kong, in Cantonese and Mandarin) (Romance) (2009) (Rpt) PG

1:05AM

The Brats

Movies M

Newly engaged musician Thomas meets his future father-in-law Gilbert for the first time. Gilbert, frustrated by his own marriage, persuades Thomas not to marry his daughter - forming an unexpected friendship.

2:45AM

Nobel's Last Will

Movies M

While covering the annual Nobel Banquet, a reporter witnesses a spectacular murder. She uses her journalistic skills to uncover the truth, but her independent investigation leads her into dangerous territory.

4:20AM

Sister

Movies M

In this moving drama, 12-year-old Simon takes on the responsibility of supporting his restless older sister by stealing from the ski resort near their home – but he begins to lose his boundaries and enters dangerous territory.

Tuesday 11th August

6:00AM

The Desert

Movies M

Axel, Jonathan and Ana live together in a house in a post-catastrophic world. A perfect love triangle, but everything changes when Axel and Jonathan go out on an expedition and return to the house with a zombie called Pythagoras.

7:40AM

Emmanuelle

Movies R

Emmanuelle (Sylvia Kristel), the young wife of a French diplomat, enters a world of lust and passion. Guided by the mature Mario, and with the complicity of her husband, she discovers the delights of sensuality.

9:15AM

Nobel's Last Will

Movies M

While covering the annual Nobel Banquet, a reporter witnesses a spectacular murder. She uses her journalistic skills to uncover the truth, but her independent investigation leads her into dangerous territory.

10:50AM

Striptease

Movies MA

A stripper and single mother gets dragged into a dangerous situation after a congressman takes a fancy to her. Stars Demi Moore

12:50PM

Honey, I Think I Killed You

Movies MA

When John Pokojski accidentally kills his wife and her lover, and his boss, his life changes dramatically. The dull financial advisor from day-to-day becomes one of the most wanted men in the country.

2:20PM

Emmanuelle

Movies R

Emmanuelle (Sylvia Kristel), the young wife of a French diplomat, enters a world of lust and passion. Guided by the mature Mario, and with the complicity of her husband, she discovers the delights of sensuality.

3:55PM

Sister

Movies M

In this moving drama, 12-year-old Simon takes on the responsibility of supporting his restless older sister by stealing from the ski resort near their home – but he begins to lose his boundaries and enters dangerous territory.

5:35PM

Striptease

Movies MA

A stripper and single mother gets dragged into a dangerous situation after a congressman takes a fancy to her. Stars Demi Moore

7:35PM

Witching and Bitching

Movies MA

In this heist film turned horror fest, director Álex de la Iglesia's love of mayhem is on full display as a gang of gold thieves land in a coven of witches who are preparing for an ancient ritual - and in need of a sacrifice.

9:30PM

The Room

Movies M

Uninhibited by cinematic convention, this quirky cult favourite about lust and duplicity delivers nonstop laughs from beginning to end as the film's central character discovers that his foxy fiancée, Lisa is bedding his best friend.

11:10PM

The Exterminating Angels

Movies R

A filmmaker seeks actresses who aren't afraid to explore their sexuality for a boundary-pushing film about female pleasure and transgressing taboos in director Jean-Claude Brisseau's semi-surreal fantasy drama.

12:55AM

Hotell

Movies M

In times of crisis, who hasn't wanted to be someone else? This oddball drama follows a therapy group that starts its own unique course of treatment in the well-appointed confines of anonymous hotels.

2:05AM

Bride Flight

Movies MA

In 1953, four young people, three women and one man, form a life-long bond when they meet on the so-called 'bride flight' from London to New Zealand. #SBSMovies

In 1953, four young people, three women and one man, form a life-long bond when they meet on the 'bride flight' from London to Christchurch, so-called because many of the passengers are Dutch women travelling to meet their fiancés in New Zealand. Nominated for Best Film at the 2009 Rembrandt Awards, Netherlands. Directed by Ben Sombogaart and stars Karina Smulders, Anna Drijver and Elise Schaap. (From the Netherlands, in Dutch and English) (Drama) (2008) (Rpt) MA(S,N)

2:35AM

Witching and Bitching

Movies MA

In this heist film turned horror fest, director Álex de la Iglesia's love of mayhem is on full display as a gang of gold thieves land in a coven of witches who are preparing for an ancient ritual - and in need of a sacrifice.

4:30AM

Honey, I Think I Killed You

Movies MA

When John Pokojski accidentally kills his wife and her lover, and his boss, his life changes dramatically. The dull financial advisor from day-to-day becomes one of the most wanted men in the country.

Wednesday 12th August

6:00AM

Love Battles

Movies R

Lui and Elle are unable to get on the same page, psychosexually speaking. Their no-holds-barred wrestling matches grow in frequency and force, as they test each other’s bodies as much as their souls.

7:45AM

The Exterminating Angels

Movies R

A filmmaker seeks actresses who aren't afraid to explore their sexuality for a boundary-pushing film about female pleasure and transgressing taboos in director Jean-Claude Brisseau's semi-surreal fantasy drama.

9:30AM

Alvin Purple (The Sex Therapist)

Movies R

This hilarious and controversial sex-romp follows Alvin, an ordinary Australian guy who works in a waterbed store. Remarkably, he is always pursued by over-sexed women, which constantly gets him into hot water.

11:10AM

Emmanuelle: Queen Of The Galaxy

Movies R

Emmanuelle is chosen by a group of space travellers to teach them about love and sexuality. She takes the aliens around the world to teach them of human sexuality, and forms a bond with the leader, who falls in love with her.

12:50PM

Naked Ambition

Movies MA

When some buddies from Hong Kong decide to finance a pornographic video production in Japan, it all seems so easy - until their male lead quits on the first day forcing one of them to take his place.

2:40PM

The Exterminating Angels

Movies R

A filmmaker seeks actresses who aren't afraid to explore their sexuality for a boundary-pushing film about female pleasure and transgressing taboos in director Jean-Claude Brisseau's semi-surreal fantasy drama.

4:25PM

Love Battles

Movies R

Lui and Elle are unable to get on the same page, psychosexually speaking. Their no-holds-barred wrestling matches grow in frequency and force, as they test each other’s bodies as much as their souls.

6:10PM

Alvin Purple (The Sex Therapist)

Movies R

This hilarious and controversial sex-romp follows Alvin, an ordinary Australian guy who works in a waterbed store. Remarkably, he is always pursued by over-sexed women, which constantly gets him into hot water.

7:50PM

Emmanuelle: Queen Of The Galaxy

Movies R

Emmanuelle is chosen by a group of space travellers to teach them about love and sexuality. She takes the aliens around the world to teach them of human sexuality, and forms a bond with the leader, who falls in love with her.

8:30PM

Fist Of Fury

Movies

Martial arts drama starring Bruce Lee. Kung Fu pupil Chen returns to Shanghai for the funeral of his former teacher. When he discovers that his mentor was murdered, Chen looks for revenge. #SBSMovies

Martial arts drama starring Bruce Lee. Kung Fu pupil Chen Zhen returns to Shanghai for the funeral of his former teacher. When he discovers that his mentor was in fact murdered, Chen sets out to avenge his death. Directed by Wei Lo and also stars Nora Miao and James Tien. (From Hong Kong, in Cantonese) (Martial Arts) (1972) M(V)

9:30PM

Welcome To Woop Woop

Movies MA

A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.

10:35PM

Legend Of The Fist: Return Of Chen Zhen

Movies MA

When Chen Zhen returns from WWI, he assumes the identity of a wealthy playboy by day, and as a masked vigilante on the streets at night fighting the Japanese invasion of Shanghai. #SBSMovies

Set in 1920s Shanghai, ex-soldier Chen Zhen is posing as a rich playboy to infiltrate the local mafia, who have formed an alliance with the invading Japanese. By night, Chen masquerades as a caped crusader, determined to reclaim the city, one flying kick at a time. Directed by Andrew Lau and stars Donnie Yen, Alex Ahlstrom and Qi Shu. (From Hong Kong, in Cantonese and Japanese) (Martial Arts) (2010) (Rpt) MAV(V) CC

11:05PM

Naked Ambition

Movies MA

When some buddies from Hong Kong decide to finance a pornographic video production in Japan, it all seems so easy - until their male lead quits on the first day forcing one of them to take his place.

12:55AM

Cold War

Movies MA

The police department in Hong Kong has long been untouchable, until one night when hijackers kidnap five highly-trained officers. Cryptic messages from the hijackers expose a mole within the task force.

2:40AM

Nothing Bad Can Happen

Movies MA

Inspired by horrifying true events, Tore – a young lost soul involved with an underground Christian punk movement – falls in with a dysfunctional family who test his seemingly unwavering faith.

4:30AM

Cairo 678

Movies M

In this controversial film, three young women in Cairo fight back against pervasive sexual harassment. Meanwhile, a detective is tasked with tracking down the female suspect responsible for a series of stabbings on a city bus.

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