Film Four & Film Four +1 02-03-10

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11:00Whirlpool[BW]A woman finds herself unable to control her kleptomania, and in desperation, turns to a hypnotist for help. What she does not know is that the mesmerist is also a murderer, and when she awakes from her trance, she finds herself in the frame for the villain's most recent crime. Melodrama, starring Gene Tierney, Jose Ferrer, Richard Conte and Charles BickfordFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:55World for Ransom[SUB BW]A mercenary adventurer gets caught up in a scheme to kidnap one of the world's most prominent nuclear scientists, and learns it has all been orchestrated by cunning foreign spies who have managed to get their hands on an atomic weapon - and are demanding a hefty ransom for it. Thriller, starring Dan Duryea, Gene Lockhart, Patric Knowles and Reginald DennyFilm/Detective/Thriller

14:35A Bell For Adano[SUB BW]When American troops occupy a rural Sicilian town during the final days of World War Two, the locals are less than pleased with their presence. However, when the soldiers help replace the old church bell the residents begin to change their minds - and an unlikely romance blossoms. Drama, starring Gene Tierney, John Hodiak and William BendixFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:4023 Paces to Baker Street[SUB AD]A blind playwright overhears a conversation in a London pub concerning a kidnapped child. He goes straight to the police, but they dismiss his story as the product of an overactive imagination, forcing him to take matters into his own hands. With the help of his fiancee and secretary, he sets out to rescue the child and catch the crooks - but his only clue is the scent of a distinctive perfume. Thriller, with Van Johnson, Cecil Parker, Patricia Laffan and Vera MilesFilm/Detective/Thriller

18:40CutThroat Island[SUB]A tough female pirate enlists the help of an educated slave in finding the three parts of a map leading to buried treasure. However, one of the pieces is in the hands of her cruel uncle, and she also has to find the loot before her treacherous crew declares a mutiny or the British Navy catches up with her. Swashbuckling adventure, starring Geena Davis, Matthew Modine, Frank Langella and Maury ChaykinFilm/Adventure/War

21:00Beaches[SUB]Child performer CC befriends rich girl Hillary, and they remain close throughout their lives. As adults, CC visits her friend, now a successful lawyer now suffering from a terminal illness, and they look back over the highs and lows of their volatile life-long relationship. Drama, starring Bette Midler, Barbara Hershey, John Heard and Mayim BialikFilm/General Movie/Drama

23:20The FountainA scientist desperately tries to find a cure for his dying wife, while in the 16th-century a conquistador battles to locate the fountain of youth for his queen and in the far future, an explorer searches for eternal life in the depths of space. Darren Aronofsky's romantic sci-fi drama, starring Hugh Jackman and Rachel Weisz in multiple roles, alongside Ellen Burstyn and Mark MargolisFilm/Science Fiction/General Movie/Drama