Film Four & Film Four +1: 22-03-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Eve of St Mark[SUB BW]
A man's romance is brought to an abrupt halt when he is drafted to fight in the Second World War. Posted to the Philippines, he ends up stuck on a remote island - but the letters sent to him by his sweetheart give him the will to survive. Drama based on Max Anderson's Broadway play, starring William Eythe, Anne Baxter, Michael O'Shea, Vincent Price and Ruth NelsonFilm/War

12:50The 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

An 18th-century French nobleman is publicly humiliated for refusing to fight when challenged to a duel because he has never learned to fence. He is forced to flee for his life, but finds refuge with a theatrical troupe and patiently hones his swordsmanship - biding his time until he is ready to avenge a friend's death at the hands of an aristocratic villain. Swashbuckling adventure, with Stewart Granger, Mel Ferrer, Eleanor Parker and Janet LeighFilm/Adventure

16:50The Emperor's New Clothes[SUB]
Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte hatches a cunning plan to return from exile and reclaim control of France. When he encounters a sailor who bears an uncanny resemblance to him, he arranges to swap places so he can make his way to Paris unnoticed. However, the double gets a little too used to living the life of an emperor, leaving the real Bonaparte stuck as a commoner. Drama, starring Ian Holm, Iben Hjejle and Tim McInnernyFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:00Volcano[SUB AD HD]
A river of molten lava spews from an erupting volcano onto the streets of Los Angeles, prompting a by-the-book emergency expert to team up with an intrepid scientist in a frantic and dangerous bid to save the city's residents. Disaster thriller, starring Tommy Lee Jones, Anne Heche, Gaby Hoffmann, Keith David and Don CheadleFilm/Detective/Thriller

21:0010 Things I Hate About You[SUB AD HD]
Lively teenager Bianca is not allowed to start dating until her man-hating sister Kat does first - but no boy is brave enough to ask her out. However, Bianca's would-be boyfriend thinks he has found the perfect man for the job in the shape of a quirky loner with a mysterious past. Comedy, based on Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, starring Heath Ledger, Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Larisa OleynikFilm/Comedy

22:55The Messengers[SUB HD]
A family starts a new life on an isolated farm, where their teenage daughter begins seeing strange apparitions. While her parents refuse to believe her story and begin to question her sanity, the encounters with the ghostly creatures become increasingly dangerous as the farm's sinister history comes to light. Horror, starring Kristen Stewart and Dylan McDermottFilm/Horror

00:40Witness[SUB HD]
A Philadelphia cop is assigned to protect an Amish boy who was the only witness to a murder. Discovering the killers are rogue policemen willing to go to any lengths to cover up their crime, he is forced to go into hiding within the Amish community, experiencing a clash of cultures and unexpected feelings for the boy's widowed mother. Thriller, directed by Peter Weir, with Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, Lukas Haas and Danny GloverFilm/Detective/Thriller

02:50Submarine Special[REP]
Richard Ayoade discusses making his debut as a film director with coming-of-age comedy drama SubmarineFilm/Cinema

03:00The Eagle Special
Director Kevin Macdonald and actors Jamie Bell and Channing Tatum discuss making the ancient Roman action adventureFilm/Cinema