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

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Monte Carlo or Bust[SUB HD]
A villainous business tycoon schemes to win back half of the company he lost in a card game and proposes a winner-takes-all race in the 1,500-mile Monte Carlo Rally - where he is challenged by a host of eccentric drivers determined to beat him to it. Car chase comedy sequel to Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines, starring Tony Curtis, Terry-Thomas, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Susan Hampshire and Hattie JacquesFilm/Comedy

13:25Dragonwyck[SUB BW HD]
Nicholas Van Ryn, a wealthy Dutch immigrant in 1840s New York becomes infatuated with a visiting distant relative, and poisons his hated wife so that the two can marry. However, the early death of his only son proves too much for Nicholas, and he is driven over the edge, putting his new spouse in danger. Gothic drama, starring Vincent Price, Gene Tierney, Vivienne Osborne, Walter Huston and Glenn LanganFilm/General Movie/Drama

15:30Carry On Nurse[SUB AD BW]
The patients on the men's ward of Haven Hospital cause more mayhem for the staff than the rest of the hospital combined, forcing the management to send in a formidably stern matron to control the situation. Feeling aggrieved by her no-nonsense methods, the chaps decide the time is right to get their own back. Comedy, with Kenneth Williams, Hattie Jacques, Joan Sims, Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey, Shirley Eaton and Leslie PhillipsFilm/Comedy

17:10Attack the Block Special
Preview of the sci-fi comedy, featuring interviews with the cast and director Joe CornishFilm/Cinema

17:15High Anxiety[SUB HD]
A psychiatrist takes over the running of an institute following the suspicious death of the previous director. When he ends up framed for murder, he has to keep his own neuroses under control before he can prove his innocence. Spoof Hitchcock thriller, directed by and starring Mel Brooks. With Madeline Kahn, Cloris Leachman and Harvey KormanFilm/Comedy

19:054Films For
Armstrong and Miller offer words of advice taken from classic movie momentsFilm/Cinema

19:10Hot Shots![SUB HD]
A pilot joins an elite squad to take part in a dangerous mission, where he faces a tough struggle to live down his father's bad reputation - and win the love of a glamorous psychiatrist. Comedy spoofing action movies - principally Top Gun - starring Charlie Sheen, Lloyd Bridges, Valeria Golino, Cary Elwes, Kevin Dunn and William O'LearyFilm/Comedy

20:50Attack the Block Special
Preview of the sci-fi comedy, featuring interviews with the cast and director Joe CornishFilm/Cinema

21:00Predator[SUB HD]
An elite military team on a top-secret mission in the jungles of South America encounters a merciless alien hunter, which starts to pick them off one by one and skin its human prey alive. Sci-fi thriller, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Bill Duke, Sonny Landham, Jesse Ventura and Shane BlackFilm/Science Fiction/Detective/Thriller

23:05Planet of the Apes[SUB HD]
An astronaut crash-lands on a mysterious planet where humans are mute primitives and treated as slaves by intelligent apes. The world's simian rulers are horrified when the space explorer reveals he can speak and plan to have him killed, but two chimpanzee scientists are determined to learn from the new arrival. Sci-fi drama, starring Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter and Maurice EvansFilm/Science Fiction

An ambitious stripper sets out to become a star in a Las Vegas show - but reckons without the dubious backstage backstabbing that threatens to destroy her. Adult drama from Basic Instinct director Paul Verhoeven, starring Elizabeth Berkley, Kyle MacLachlan, Gina Gershon and Glenn PlummerFilm/Adult Movie/Drama