Film Four & Film Four +1 09-11-09

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The Cheaters[BW]
A snobbish wealthy family faces financial ruin, and their only hope of rescue is to find the mystery woman has inherited a fortune from their wealthy uncle. Meanwhile, they take in a drunken, out-of-work actor for the Christmas holidays, completely unaware that he may hold the solution to their problems. Festive comedy, starring Joseph Schildkraut, Billie Burke and Eugene PalletteFilm/Comedy

Three Came Home[SUB BW]
A writer, her husband and their son are captured by Japanese forces during World War Two and become separated when they are incarcerated in a prison camp. Drama based on the true story of Agnes Newton Keith, starring Claudette Colbert, Patric Knowles, Florence Desmond and Sessue HayakawaFilm/Adventure/War

The Eve of St Mark[SUB BW]
A man's romance is brought to an abrupt halt when he is drafted to fight in World War Two. Posted to the Philippines, he ends up stuck on a desolate island - but receiving a series of letters from his love back home gives him the will to survive. Drama, starring William Eythe, Anne Baxter, Michael O'Shea and Vincent PriceFilm/Adventure/War

Please Sir![SUB]
A put-upon form teacher at an inner-city secondary school, who struggles to cope with his disruptive pupils, tempts fate by taking them on a fortnight's trip to an outdoor pursuits centre. Big-screen version of the TV comedy, starring John Alderton, Deryck Guyler, Noel Howlett, Joan Sanderson and Richard DaviesFilm/Comedy

In Good Company
A middle-aged executive has to defer to an arrogant young whizz-kid after a corporate takeover, and his sense of pride is further dented when the new boss starts to date his daughter. Satirical comedy, starring Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson and Marg HelgenbergerFilm/Comedy

Behind Enemy Lines[SUB]
A naval air commander for NATO forces in the Balkans mounts an unauthorised mission to rescue a pilot shot down and stranded in enemy territory after filming evidence of a genocidal massacre by Serbian militia. Bosnian War drama, starring Gene Hackman, Owen Wilson, Gabriel Macht and Olek KrupaFilm/General Movie/Drama

Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus
Premiere. Fictionalised biopic of legendary and controversial photographer Diane Arbus, chronicling her relationship with husband Allan and her peculiar relationship with neighbour Lionel. Starring Nicole Kidman, Robert Downey Jr and Ty BurrellFilm/General Movie/Drama

Mister Lonely
A Michael Jackson impersonator meets a Marilyn Monroe lookalike while performing at a Parisian retirement home and falls in love. She invites him to come and live with her at a commune for celebrity imitators in the Scottish highlands. As the community prepares to put on a performance, tensions rise to the surface. Drama, starring Samantha Morton, Diego Luna, James Fox and Anita PallenbergFilm/General Movie/Drama