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WHATEVER HAPPENED to Christopher Lambert (right), once the hippest of Euro-actors? In Subway (8pm FilmFour), a chic contribution to "Run for Your Life", FilmFour's season of movies about fugitives, he plays a charismatic criminal who entices a corrupt businessman's wife (Isabelle Adjani) into the strange universe of the tunnels comprising the Paris Metro. There they blend into a bizarre underworld of social outcasts. Director Luc Besson went on to helm The Fifth Element.

The Titanic has always fascinated film-makers. The idea of man being undone by an over-reliance on technology has proved enduringly intriguing. The National Geographic Channel presents a double-bill of documentaries about the subject tonight: The Titanic (9pm) is followed by Treasures of the Titanic (10pm).

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