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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Card[SUB BW]
The bright but penniless son of a 19th-century washerwoman resorts to a variety of ingenious methods to get on in the world. He struggles to avoid the advances of a gold-digger, and eventually comes to realise he has a responsibility to his roots. Period comedy based on a story by Arnold Bennett, starring Alec Guinness, Glynis Johns, Valerie Hobson and Petula ClarkFilm/Comedy

12:45Operation Petticoat
A Second World War submarine captain tries to restore his crippled vessel to its former glory , but is thwarted by his first officer, who invites a party of nurses, children and an expectant mother on board. Mayhem ensues as the skipper struggles to rein in the female influence on ship protocol. Comedy, starring Cary Grant and the late Tony CurtisFilm/Comedy

15:05Gaslight[SUB BW]
A newlywed couple move into the former residence of an heiress who was murdered 20 years earlier. Rumours persist of a priceless stash of rubies hidden within the house and, when an ex-policeman recognises the husband as a relative of the murdered woman, he suspects the man has returned to claim the missing loot. Thriller, starring Anton Walbrook, Diana Wynyard, Frank Pettingell and Cathleen CordellFilm/Detective/Thriller

16:45The Time Machine[SUB]
A Victorian scientist creates a machine that catapults him through time and sends him far into the future to a nightmarish age when the human race has divided into two species - one a gentle childlike race dwelling on the surface of the planet, the other a subterranean tribe of cannibals. Sci-fi adventure, starring Rod Taylo, Yvette Mimieux, Alan Young and Sebastian CabotFilm/Science Fiction

18:50Grease[SUB AD HD]
Rebellious teenager Danny falls for innocent Australian girl Sandy during a summer break, but when he finds out she is a new student at his school, he risks losing her love by trying to act cool in front of his friends. Musical set in the 1950s, starring John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Jeff Conaway, Didi Conn and Barry PearlFilm/Musical

21:00Don't Say a Word[SUB HD]
A psychiatrist's daughter is kidnapped by criminals who hold her hostage in a bid to obtain information known only by one of his patients - a woman suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. The distraught father must use his skills to delve into the troubled woman's mind and retrieve the secret in order to save his child. Thriller, starring Michael Douglas, Sean Bean, Famke Janssen and Brittany MurphyFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:10After the Sunset[HD]
A veteran jewel thief seems to have it all, enjoying a relaxing retirement in a Caribbean paradise - but the lure of one last heist looks set to be his downfall as an old enemy plots to finally collar the crook. Comedy thriller, starring Pierce Brosnan, Salma Hayek, Woody Harrelson, Don Cheadle and Naomie HarrisFilm/Detective/Thriller/Comedy

01:00All Tomorrow's Parties[HD]
Premiere. Documentary about the music festival held in Minehead, combining director Jonathan Caouette's footage with film shot by both fans and musicians alike. Featuring performances by Iggy Pop and the Stooges, Belle & Sebastian, Portishead, Mogwai, Sun Ra, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sonic Youth and Daniel JohnstonFilm/Documentary/General Music/Ballet/Dance