Film Four & Film Four +1 15-02-10

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11:00Whisper of the Heart
A well-read schoolgirl meets a strange boy who manages to annoy and charm her at the same time. Inspired by the lad's unusual ambition to live in Italy and make violins, the bookworm vows to realise her own dream of writing a story. Japanese animation, written by Hayao Miyazaki. With the voices of Youko Honna, Kazuo Takahashi and Takashi TachibanaFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

13:15The Maverick Queen[SUB]
A Southern-born woman makes a fortune from criminal collaborations with the Sundance Kid and bands of outlaws and gunslingers, while they hide out from the law in her Colorado saloon. In time she falls in love with one of the fugitives, unaware he is in fact an undercover Pinkerton agent. Western, starring Barbara Stanwyck, Barry Sullivan, Scott Brady and Howard PetrieFilm/Western

15:00Gulliver's Travels[SUB]
Animated adventure, based on Jonathan Swift's novel, following a mariner lost at sea who arrives in a country populated by miniature people and struggles to avert a war between the country and their equally tiny neighbours. With the voices of Sam Parker, Lanny Ross and Jessica DragonetteFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

16:35Young at Heart[SUB]
Three sisters, all talented musicians, fall for the upbeat songwriter who is lodging with them - but when he invites a morose and lonely pianist to help arrange his score, events for the ladies take an unexpected turn. Romantic musical, starring Frank Sinatra, Gig Young, Doris Day, Ethel Barrymore, Dorothy Malone and Elizabeth FraserFilm/Musical

18:50Romancing the Stone[SUB]
A romantic novelist goes in search of her kidnapped sister in the steamy jungles of South America, only to become the target of a murderous general determined to get his hands on the valuable treasure map she has to hand over as a ransom. Help is at hand in the form of a craggy daredevil fortune hunter, who has his eye on a share of the profits. Comedy adventure, starring Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVitoFilm/Comedy/Adventure/War

21:00Ferris Bueller's Day Off[SUB]
A cocky teenage upstart plays truant from school and spends the day dragging his girlfriend and a reluctant friend into all manner of crazy adventures in the big city - while his dogged headmaster vows to stop at nothing to prove the youngster is faking illness. Comedy, starring Matthew Broderick, Mia Sara, Alan Ruck, Jennifer Grey, Jeffrey Jones and Charlie SheenFilm/Comedy

23:05Mona Lisa[SUB]
A downtrodden small-time crook gets a job as bodyguard and chauffeur to a high class call girl, whom he gradually falls in love with. He agrees to help her save a teenage prostitute from her pimp, a goal that leads to conflict with a brutal gangster. Romantic thriller, with Bob Hoskins, Cathy Tyson and Michael CaineFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:10Alien Nation[SUB]
A race of aliens fleeing slavery seeks shelter on Earth. One of their number becomes a cop, and is paired with a bigoted human partner to investigate a murder. However, they soon find the case leads to a secret that has devastating repercussions for the extraterrestrial community. Sci-fi adventure, starring James Caan, Mandy Patinkin and Terence StampFilm/Science Fiction