Film Four & Film Four +1 08-11-10

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Bad and the Beautiful[SUB BW]
An actress, a writer and a director remember how an ambitious film producer ruined their careers and trampled over their lives to further his own success. However, the tables turn when he struggles to salvage his shattered reputation, and is forced to turn to his old enemies for help. Drama, starring Kirk Douglas, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon and Dick PowellFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:20The Social Network Special[REP]
Actors Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield and Justin Timberlake and writer Aaron Sorkin discuss David Fincher's new movieFilm/Cinema

13:25Billy Rose's Jumbo[SUB HD]
The daughter of a circus owner is determined to save the show from a hostile takeover. However, she fails to realise the man she has turned to for help is in fact her fiercest rival's son, who has infiltrated her organisation on purpose to seduce her in a bid to undermine the business. Musical, starring Doris Day, Jimmy Durante, Stephen Boyd, Dean Jagger and Joseph WaringFilm/Musical

15:50The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance[SUB BW HD]
A shy, naive lawyer falls foul of a gunslinger while on his way to the small town of Shinbone. Rescued by a local woman, he devotes himself to helping the locals while searching for a way to bring the bandit to justice - but comes to realise that a more aggressive approach may be needed. John Ford's Western, starring James Stewart, Lee Marvin, John Wayne, Woody Strode and Vera MilesFilm/Western

18:10Mike Leigh Special[REP]
The director and actress Lesley Manville discuss working together on Another YearFilm/Cinema

18:25Oliver Twist[SUB AD HD]
Orphan Oliver flees his harsh upbringing in the workhouse and seeks his fortune in London. Instead, he falls in with the duplicitous Fagin and his gang of young thieves. His first efforts as a pickpocket lead to him being taken in by the wealthy Mr Brownlow - an opportunity brutal crook Bill Sikes sets out to exploit. Roman Polanski's period drama, based on Charles Dickens' novel, starring Barney Clark, Ben Kingsley and Jamie ForemanFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00The Transporter 2[SUB HD]
A retired former Special Forces agent has the job of chauffeuring the son of a controversial Miami politician. When Russian criminals kidnap the youngster and inject him with a virus in the hope of infecting his father, the driver sets out to find the boy and his abductors. Action adventure sequel, starring Jason Statham, Alessandro Gassman and Amber VallettaFilm/Adventure

22:40Kung Fu Hustle
A wannabe gangster gets caught up in the gang wars of 1940s China, and unwittingly triggers a battle between a powerful crime lord and a humble group of kung fu masters. As the fists and feet fly in furious fashion, the hapless youth is forced to choose sides. Martial arts comedy adventure, directed by and starring Stephen Chow. With Xiaogang Feng, Wah Yuen and Zhi Hua DongFilm/Comedy/Adventure

00:35La Vie Revee Des Anges
Two misfits move in together, but their personal problems threaten to tear apart their fledgling friendship before it really gets off the ground. French drama, starring Elodie Bouchez, Nathacha Regnier, Gregoire Colin and Patrick MercadoFilm/General Movie/Drama

02:50Mike Leigh Special[REP]
The director and actress Lesley Manville discuss working together on Another YearFilm/Cinema