Film Four & Film Four +1 27-10-09

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The events following a baby's abduction are followed from the point of view of the kidnappers, the police, the media, and the youngster's frantic parents. As the investigation into the disappearance gets under way, clues are in short supply - leaving officers desperately hoping for the break which will help them find the villains and save the victim. Drama, starring David Farrar, David Knight, Thora Hird and Julia ArnallFilm/General Movie/Drama

Carrington VC[SUB AD BW]
A decorated Army major resorts to embezzling mess funds to make ends meet - an act that leaves him facing a court martial, with the evidence stacked against him. To make matters worse, his wife sees the opportunity to get revenge for his wartime affairs by providing false testimony for the prosecution. Courtroom drama, starring David Niven, Margaret Leighton, Noelle Middleton, Laurence Naismith and Clive MortonFilm/General Movie/Drama

The Fighting Kentuckian[SUB BW]
When a group of French settlers finds asylum in America in the aftermath of Waterloo, a French general's daughter falls in love with a local farmer who fights to protect the new arrivals from a ruthless land-grabber determined to drive them from their home. Western, starring John Wayne, Vera Hruba Ralston, Philip Dorn and Oliver HardyFilm/Western

Terry Gilliam InterviewThe director discusses his approach to film-making and his latest movie The Imaginarium of Doctor ParnassusFilm/Cinema

The Way We Were[SUB AD]
Upper-class novelist Hubbell and Jewish political activist Katie meet at college in the 1930s and later marry. Although very much in love, their opposing political outlooks lead to conflict when Hubbell's successful career as a Hollywood screenwriter is compromised by his wife's socialist leanings. As the 1950s dawn it becomes clear their differences are too great to overcome. Romantic drama, with Robert Redford, Barbra Streisand, Bradford Dillman and Murray HamiltonFilm/General Movie/Drama

A lovelorn computer buff pledges his soul to the Devil in exchange for seven wishes, all involving the woman he loves. However, he quickly discovers that nothing is simple when dealing with the Princess of Darkness when they all backfire on him in disastrous fashion. Fantasy comedy remake, starring Brendan Fraser, Elizabeth Hurley, Frances O'Connor and Miriam ShorFilm/Comedy/Fantasy/Fantasy

Clear and Present Danger[SUB AD]
CIA analyst Jack Ryan gets caught up in the Colombian drugs trade while trying to track down terrorists responsible for the murder of a prominent senator - but his investigations point to illegal activity and corruption at the very top of government. Action thriller, based on Tom Clancy's novel, with Harrison Ford reprising his role from Patriot Games alongside Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer and James Earl JonesFilm/Detective/Thriller

The Tree Of Wooden Clogs
Drama set in 19th-century Lombardy, exploring the lives of several peasant families who live and work on the same farm. Ermanno Olmi's film, which spans 12 months, focuses on the toils and and traditions of the characters as the seasons change. Starring Luigi Ornaghi, Francesca Moriggi and Omar BrignoliFilm/General Movie/Drama