Film Four & Film Four +1 22-06-10

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11:00Sailor Beware![BW]
A seaman meets his prospective mother-in-law and finds her so formidable that he starts to wonder whether his fiancee is really worth the stress. Discovering the fierce matriarch has put down a deposit on a house so they can all live on the same street, he finally decides to jump ship. Comedy, starring Peggy Mount, Shirley Eaton, Ronald Lewis and Gordon JacksonFilm/Comedy

12:40Belles on Their Toes[SUB]
A mother of 12 decides to carry on the family engineering business in the wake of her husband's death - but finds many of their long-standing clients are unhappy working with a woman. Meanwhile, her offspring are growing up fast, and love blossoms for her eldest daughter. Sequel to 1950 comedy Cheaper By the Dozen, starring Myrna Loy, Edward Arnold, Jeanne Crain, Debra Paget and Hoagy CarmichaelFilm/Comedy

14:30From Hell to Texas[SUB]
A wandering cowboy accidentally kills a man and finds himself pursued by his victim's vengeful brothers. Finding shelter with a kindly ranch owner, the wanted man gradually falls in love with his host's daughter, but struggles with the knowledge that he may be caught at any moment. Western, starring Don Murray, Diane Varsi, Chill Wills and Dennis HopperFilm/Western

16:25Gunfight at the OK Corral[SUB]
US Marshal Wyatt Earp forms an unlikely alliance with hard-drinking gambler Doc Holliday to take on the ruthless Clanton gang in a historic showdown in the town of Tombstone. Western, starring Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Dennis Hopper, Lee Van Cleef and DeForest KelleyFilm/Western

18:45Time Bandits[SUB]
A bemused schoolboy is escorted on a bizarre journey through time by a group of larcenous dwarfs. His adventures lead him to encounters with various characters from history - but none of them are quite what he had imagined. Terry Gilliam's fantasy comedy, starring Craig Warnock, David Rappaport, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Sean Connery, Ian Holm, Ralph Richardson and David WarnerFilm/Fantasy/Comedy

A child is taken in by kind-hearted Santa and raised as an elf - so it comes as a bit of a shock when, years later, he discovers he is in fact human. Deciding to get back to his roots, he heads off for New York in search of his lost family, but is ill-prepared for the bustle of the Big Apple. Comedy, starring Will Ferrell, Zooey Deschanel, James Caan and Edward AsnerFilm/Comedy

22:45Buffy the Vampire Slayer[SUB]
A high-school student is chosen by a vampire expert to rid the world of an evil blood-sucking menace, drawing on skills inherited from a long line of ancestors who were hunters of the undead. Comedy horror that spawned the TV series, starring Kristy Swanson, Rutger Hauer, Donald Sutherland, Luke Perry and Paul ReubensFilm/Comedy/Horror

00:25The Tree Of Wooden Clogs
Drama set in 19th-century Lombardy, exploring the lives of several peasant families who live and work on the same farm. Ermanno Olmi's film, which spans 12 months, focuses on the toils and and traditions of the characters as the seasons change. Starring Luigi Ornaghi, Francesca Moriggi and Omar BrignoliFilm/General Movie/Drama