Film Four & Film Four +1 09-02-10

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Nicholas Van Ryn, a wealthy Dutch immigrant in 1840s New York becomes infatuated with a visiting distant relative, and poisons his hated wife so that the two can marry. However, the early death of his only son proves too much for Nicholas, and he is driven over the edge, putting his new spouse in danger. Gothic drama, starring Vincent Price, Gene Tierney, Vivienne Osborne, Walter Huston and Glenn LanganFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:05The River's Edge[SUB]
A fugitive bank robber tracks down his former lover and her new husband, forcing them to help him escape across the border to Mexico with his ill-gotten gains. Crime thriller, starring Ray Milland, Anthony Quinn, Debra Paget and Harry Carey JrFilm/Detective/Thriller

14:50The League of Gentlemen[SUB AD BW]
An Army colonel infuriated by the top brass when they insist on his retirement sets out to exact an elaborate revenge on society in general. Recruiting seven other former servicemen who have been forced into a life of crime, he begins to plan a major bank robbery with military precision. British comedy adventure, starring Jack Hawkins, Nigel Patrick, Richard Attenborough, Roger Livesey and Bryan ForbesFilm/Comedy/Adventure/War

17:00The Raid[SUB]
The leader of a band of escaped confederate prisoners plans an attack on a town on the Canadian border, but strikes up a relationship with a local widow and her son, leading him to undergo a crisis of conscience. Drama set during the American Civil War, starring Van Heflin, Anne Bancroft and Lee MarvinFilm/General Movie/Drama

A shoe designer is driven to despair when his career goes up in smoke. When he learns his father has died, he abandons thoughts of suicide to return to his home town in Kentucky - where an encounter with a free-spirited air hostess inspires him to get his life back on track. Cameron Crowe's romantic comedy drama, starring Orlando Bloom, Kirsten Dunst and Susan SarandonFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

21:00X-Men: The Last Stand[SUB AD]
The mutant heroes return to face a battle on three fronts. Arch enemy Magneto is back with an army of followers, while a corporation has created a drug that permanently robs mutants of their powers. Meanwhile, their former ally Jean Grey has returned from the dead as the destructive and seemingly unstoppable Phoenix. The third instalment of the superhero saga, starring Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen, Halle Berry and Kelsey GrammerFilm/Adventure/War

23:00The Conformist
A sexually repressed man in Thirties Italy is consumed by an irresistible need to fit in with society, which leads him to embrace Fascism as Mussolini rises to power. As his allegiance to the regime takes over his life, he agrees to seek out and assassinate his old college professor. Bernardo Bertolucci's drama, with Jean-Louis Trintignant and Stefania SandrelliFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:10Wendy and Lucy
A woman decides to leave her life in Indiana and head to Alaska to find potentially lucrative work at a local fish cannery. However, en route her car breaks down and she finds herself stranded in an Oregon town with no money in her pockets and only her dog for company. Drama, starring Michelle Williams, Will Patton, Will Oldham and John RobinsonFilm/General Movie/Drama