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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Anne of the Indies[SUB]
A no-nonsense pirate welcomes a French captain on board her ship and promptly falls in love - unaware the charming officer has been sent by the British to capture her. Jacques Tourneur's high-seas adventure, starring Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget and Herbert MarshallFilm/Adventure

12:35Call Northside 777[SUB BW]
A journalist investigates a woman's bid to prove her imprisoned son is innocent of the murder of a policeman 11 years earlier. As he gathers material for his piece, he discovers vital evidence in the case is missing, leading him to champion her cause and secure her son's release. Henry Hathaway's fact-based crime drama, starring James Stewart, Helen Walker, Lee J Cobb and Richard ConteFilm/Detective/Thriller

14:45Desk 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

16:45The 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

18:454Films For[SUB REP]
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema

18:50School of Rock[SUB AD HD]
A slobbish guitarist dreams of stardom, but his hopes are dashed when the other members of his band kick him out. Struggling to make ends meet, he takes a job as a supply teacher at an exclusive private school, and sets about moulding his pupils into rock gods. Comedy from director Richard Linklater, starring Jack Black, Joan Cusack, Mike White and Sarah SilvermanFilm/Comedy

21:00The Rocker[SUB HD]
Premiere. The drummer of a 1980s rock band is kicked out just before they become big stars, and spends years leading a mundane life while his former friends go on to fame and fortune. When his teenage nephew's garage band needs a drummer, he gets a second chance at success when they attract the attention of a record company. Comedy, starring Rainn Wilson, Christina Applegate and Teddy GeigerFilm/Comedy

23:00Control[SUB BW HD]
Biopic of Ian Curtis, the troubled lead singer of Joy Division, who took his own life at the age of 23. The band rise to success in the post-punk era of the late 1970s, but Curtis struggles with the pressures of fame, a failing marriage, uncontrollable epilepsy and an affair with a Belgian journalist. Based on the book Touching from a Distance by Curtis' wife Deborah, and starring Sam Riley and Samantha MortonFilm/General Movie/Drama

A teenager in 1970s Canada is confused about his sexuality and struggles to fit in - something his four testosterone-charged brothers have no difficulty with. Seeking solace in music, he feels compelled to live up to his old-fashioned father's expectations. Comedy drama, starring Marc-Andre Grondin and Michel Cote. In FrenchFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

03:454Films For[SUB REP]
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema