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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00All about Eve[SUB BW HD]
An ageing stage star is flattered by the attention of an adoring fan, and decides to take the young woman under her wing as her personal assistant - unaware that her new protegee is really a ruthlessly ambitious, budding actor who will do all that it takes to steal the limelight. Oscar-winning drama, starring Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe and Celeste HolmFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:40The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance[SUB BW HD]
A shy, naive lawyer falls foul of a gunslinger while on his way to the backwoods town of Shinbone. His life is saved by a local woman, and he in turn devotes himself to helping the townsfolk while searching for a way to bring the bandit to justice. However, he finally comes to realise that a more aggressive approach will be needed. John Ford's Western, starring James Stewart, Lee Marvin, John Wayne, Woody Strode and Vera MilesFilm/Western

16:05Oliver Twist[SUB AD BW]
A runaway orphan becomes involved with a dangerous gang of backstreet thieves and pickpockets led by the elderly crook Fagin, and ends up in peril after a wealthy benefactor tries to save him from a life of crime. Drama, based on the Charles Dickens novel, starring Alec Guinness, Anthony Newley, John Howard Davies and Robert NewtonFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:204Films For[SUB REP]
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema

18:25Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World[SUB AD HD]
The captain of a British warship engages in a tense battle of wits and an escalating test of nerves with a French counterpart during the Napoleonic wars, a pursuit that takes his crew on a dangerous journey around South America. Seafaring drama, adapted from Patrick O'Brian's novel, starring Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany, James D'Arcy, Billy Boyd and Edward WoodallFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Mean Girls[SUB AD HD]
A teenage girl is surprised when she is befriended by the girls in the most popular clique at her new school. However, a dating mishap leads to trouble and her supposed friends start to turn on her. Urged on by other pals outside their circle, the newcomer resolves to bring down the self-appointed queen of campus - only to end up adopting some of her rival's crueller characteristics. Comedy, with Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Tina Fey and Lacey ChabertFilm/Comedy

22:50The Seventh Seal[BW]
A disillusioned knight returns home from the Crusades to find his home ravaged by the Black Death. He is soon confronted by the Grim Reaper, who tells him it is his time. In order to prolong his life, he challenges the spectral figure to a game of chess, and as they play the game, he reflects on life, death and the existence of God. Ingmar Bergman's drama, starring Max von Sydow and Bengt Ekerot. In Swedish and LatinFilm/General Movie/Drama

00:40Once Upon a Time in the West[SUB HD]
Jill McBain arrives in a frontier town to meet her husband, only to find he has been murdered. A railway tycoon wants the land Jill and her husband own, and has hired a ruthless hitman to kill them. But an outlaw, who was falsely accused of the crime, and a mysterious, vengeful stranger decide to protect her. Sergio Leone's Western, starring Henry Fonda, Jason Robards, Claudia Cardinale and Charles BronsonFilm/Western