Film Four & Film Four +1 06-02-10

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11:00The Dark Corner[SUB BW]
A private eye is released after serving a prison sentence for a crime he did not commit. When he thinks someone is trying to kill him, he becomes convinced the real perpetrator is his old lawyer. When the attorney turns up dead, the detective becomes the prime suspect. Thriller, starring Mark Stevens, Lucille Ball, Clifton Webb and William BendixFilm/Detective/Thriller

A Hollywood director constructs a virtual reality actor whose talents impress film fans all around the world - but as the adoring public becomes more and more fascinated, he resorts to increasingly desperate measures to maintain the deception that she is real. Satirical comedy, starring Al Pacino, Catherine Keener, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Jay Mohr and Jason SchwartzmanFilm/Comedy

15:15Donovan's Reef[SUB]
An American soldier settles down with two friends on a beautiful South Sea island to relax in the aftermath of World War Two - but the arrival of his daughter throws their idyllic life into turmoil. Comedy drama directed by John Ford, starring John Wayne, Lee Marvin, Jack Warden, Elizabeth Allen and Cesar RomeroFilm/Comedy

Two rival motoring enthusiasts engage in a friendly race on the way back from the London-to-Brighton veteran car rally. However, their light-hearted attitude turns into heated competition as they approach the finishing line, with their friendship seemingly doomed - while their long-suffering other halves have to contend with their obsession. Comedy, starring Dinah Sheridan, John Gregson, Kenneth More and Kay KendallFilm/Comedy

19:10Avatar Special
Sigourney Weaver and other cast members discuss the making of James Cameron's sci-fi epicFilm/Cinema

Rodney the robot heads for the city, where he hopes to find an investor for his latest invention. However, he finds himself battling an evil business mogul intent on stopping a manufacturer from making spare parts for ageing robots - so Rodney teams up with assorted rusty rejects to put the matter right. Animated adventure, with the voices of Ewan McGregor, Halle Berry, Robin Williams and Greg KinnearFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

21:00The Godfather: Part II[SUB]
Mafia don Michael Corleone sets out to clinch a make-or-break deal with an ageing gangster - but finds his plans torn apart by a traitor within the family. The plot is intercut with flashback sequences chronicling the early life of Michael's father Don Vito, as he makes the shift from immigrant grocery store clerk to Mafia kingpin. Francis Ford Coppola's Oscar-winning crime drama sequel, starring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire, John Cazale and Lee StrasbergFilm/General Movie/Drama

An aspiring American ballerina and her fellow students are stalked through the halls of their European dance school by a coven of evil witches intent on turning them into anything but graceful stage stars. Dario Argento's horror thriller, starring Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini and Flavio BucciFilm/Horror