Film Four & Film Four +1: 05-04-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Desk Set[SUB HD]
An engineer is sent in to discreetly modernise a TV research department, but no one is supposed to know what he is doing. However, nothing gets past the wily and strong-willed head of the department, who takes a dim view of any interference - but nonetheless finds herself attracted to the newcomer. Romantic comedy, starring Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Joan Blondell, Gig Young and Dina MerrillFilm/Comedy

13:05The Adventures of Quentin Durward[SUB]
An English nobleman tries to win the heart of a beautiful French countess for his elderly uncle, but ends up triggering a family feud by falling for her himself. Period drama, starring Robert Taylor, Kay Kendall, Robert Morley, Wilfrid Hyde White, Marius Goring and George ColeFilm/General Movie/Drama

15:05Jesse James[SUB HD]
The notorious James brothers embark on a life of crime after their mother's death and swear revenge on the greedy landowner they hold responsible. Jesse and Frank hope to bring his apparent good fortune to an end by wreaking havoc on the railroads, in which he has a sizeable stake. Western, starring Henry Fonda, Tyrone Power, Nancy Kelly and Randolph ScottFilm/Western

17:104Films For[SUB REP]
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema

Two rival motoring enthusiasts engage in a friendly race on the way back from the London-to-Brighton veteran car rally. However, their light-hearted attitude turns into heated competition as they approach the finishing line, with their friendship seemingly doomed - while their long-suffering other halves have to contend with their obsession. Comedy, starring Dinah Sheridan, John Gregson, Kenneth More and Kay KendallFilm/Comedy

18:55Batman[SUB HD]
The caped crusader and his sidekick Robin discover that four of their worst enemies are now working together. The villains plan to use a machine that turns people into dust at a gathering of world leaders, allowing them to seize power. Comedy adventure based on the TV series, starring Adam West, Burt Ward, Burgess Meredith and Frank GorshinFilm/Comedy/Adventure

21:00In Her Shoes[SUB AD HD]
Two sisters have little in common - one is a financially irresponsible flirt and the other is a mature and staid lawyer. However, the pair are brought together when a dark family secret comes to light. Curtis Hanson's comedy drama, based on a novel by Jennifer Weiner, starring Cameron Diaz, Toni Collette and Shirley MacLaineFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy

23:30Bad Lieutenant[SUB]
A corrupt detective is sinking into a world of drug addiction, depravity and despair. However, he begins to reassess his life and finds the chance to redeem himself when he investigates the case of a nun who has been raped, although he struggles to comprehend how the victim can forgive her attackers. Abel Ferrara's drama, starring Harvey Keitel, Frankie Thorn, Brian McElroy and Peggy GormleyFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:30Carla's Song[SUB]
A bus driver falls for a Nicaraguan refugee, and leaves his native Glasgow to help her track down a former lover in her home country. Once there, he witnesses a bloody guerrilla war and learns more about the pains of life than he could ever have imagined. Ken Loach's drama, starring Robert Carlyle, Oyanka Cabezas and Scott GlennFilm/General Movie/Drama