Film Four & Film Four +1 03-06-10

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today

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

13:15Donovan'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

15:20The 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

16:55Swiss Family Robinson
An 18th-century family becomes shipwrecked on an island off the coast of Papua New Guinea. They begin building a new home, but find their efforts jeopardised by the unwanted attention of nearby pirates. Disney adventure based on the novel by Johann David Wyss, starring John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, James MacArthur, Tommy Kirk and Janet MunroFilm/Adventure/War

19:20Dr Dolittle[SUB]
A doctor is stunned to discover he can talk to animals, and it is not long before his home and surgery are taken over by an assortment of ailing creatures in need of help. However, when the medic's odd behaviour attracts his colleagues' attention, he is forced to rely on his new-found furry friends to save him from the asylum. Comedy, starring Eddie Murphy, Ossie Davis and Oliver PlattFilm/Comedy

21:00Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer[SUB]
The super-powered team takes on a mysterious alien who has been sent by his planet-eating master to prepare Earth for obliteration. While the four heroes try to find a way to block the alien's path of destruction, an old enemy returns intent on seizing the extraterrestrial's power. Sci-fi adventure sequel,starring Ioan Gruffudd, Michael Chiklis, Chris Evans, Jessica Alba and Laurence FishburneFilm/Adventure/War/Fantasy

An ambitious woman sets out to become a star in a Las Vegas show - but reckons without the dubious backstage goings-on that threaten to destroy her. Adult drama from Basic Instinct director Paul Verhoeven. Elizabeth Berkley, Kyle MacLachlan, Gina Gershon and Glenn Plummer starFilm/Adult Movie/Drama

01:20Brick Lane[SUB AD]
A Bangladeshi woman reluctantly leaves her native country for an arranged marriage in England. Years spent living in a drab east-London tower block take their toll, while her husband is consumed by his thwarted ambitions. However, an encounter with a cocky younger man changes her outlook on life. Drama, based on Monica Ali's novel, starring Tannishtha Chatterjee and Satish KaushikFilm/General Movie/Drama