Film Four & Film Four +1 01-04-10

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11:00Tales From Earthsea
A wizard sets out to find the cause of a series of disturbing, unexplained events devastating the kingdom he lives in. During his travels, he meets a teenage boy haunted by disturbing visions which he believes are linked to the growing crisis, and also discovers an old enemy has returned to take revenge. Animated fantasy, based on Ursula K Le Guin's series of novels, with the voices of Timothy Dalton, Willem Dafoe and Matt LevinFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

13:15Arthur's Hallowed Ground
A cricket groundsman plans to make the perfect pitch, but soon finds himself fighting a losing battle against his home team, who seem hell-bent on starting a turf war. Comedy drama, starring Jimmy Jewel, David Swift, Vas Blackwood and Michael ElphickFilm/Comedy

14:45The Ten Commandments[SUB]
An Egyptian prince banished from the land by his jealous half-brother discovers his own roots are really Hebrew. He returns from exile on a quest to free his people from enslavement by the cruel royal family - and threatens terrifying consequences if they fail to let his people go. Cecil B DeMille's biblical epic telling the story of Moses, starring Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Edward G Robinson and Anne BaxterFilm/Adventure/War

19:00Matthew Vaughn on Kick-Ass
Director Matthew Vaughn talks about bringing the controversial cult comic-book Kick-Ass to the big-screenFilm/Cinema

A bumbling New York cop is unable to pursue a gang of bank robbers in their souped-up getaway car because he does not have a driving licence. Fortunately, help is on hand in the form of a taxi driver with dreams of becoming a racing driver, and whose customised cab can give the crooks a run for their money. Comedy thriller remake, starring Queen Latifah, Jimmy Fallon and Gisele BundchenFilm/Comedy

21:00This is England[SUB AD]
A 12-year-old boy in a bleak northern town is lacking direction after losing his father in the Falklands War. When he meets a group of skinheads, the leader of the gang decides to take the boy under his wing, drawing him into a world of racism and violence. Shane Meadows' Eighties-set drama, starring Thomas Turgoose, Stephen Graham and Jo HartleyFilm/General Movie/Drama

23:00Life Is Sweet
A suburban family struggle to keep body and soul together in the face of various trials and traumas. Bittersweet comedy directed by Mike Leigh, starring Alison Steadman, Jim Broadbent, Jane Horrocks, Timothy Spall, Claire Skinner and Stephen ReaFilm/Comedy

01:05Black and White
A husband-and-wife documentary team follow a group of Caucasian high-school teenagers trying to fit in with Harlem's hip-hop crowd and shady gangsta rappers. Intelligent, largely improvised drama exploring racial politics, boasting a cast including Robert Downey Jr, Brooke Shields, Scott Caan, Jared Leto, Stacy Edwards, Claudia Schiffer and Elijah Wood, plus Mike Tyson as himselfFilm/General Movie/Drama

03:05Matthew Vaughn on Kick-Ass
Director Matthew Vaughn talks about bringing the controversial cult comic-book Kick-Ass to the big-screenFilm/Cinema