Film Four & Film Four +1: 14-05-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The 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

12:50Attack the Block Special
Preview of the sci-fi comedy, featuring interviews with the cast and director Joe CornishFilm/Cinema

13:00Aquamarine[SUB HD]
A mermaid fleeing an arranged marriage becomes stranded at a beach resort. There she meets two local girls - lifelong friends about to be separated when one of them moves to Australia - and seeks their help in winning the heart of a lifeguard she has fallen for. In return, she promises to grant them their wish to stay together. Fantasy comedy, with Sara Paxton, Emma Roberts and Joanna LevesqueFilm/Fantasy

15:00The Colditz Story[SUB BW]
A medieval castle in Germany is turned into a prisoner of war camp during the Second World War, and used to house the most rebellious Allied prisoners, all of whom have made repeated escape attempts. While breaking out is supposedly impossible, the determined inmates refuse to be beaten and continue in their bids for freedom. Second World War drama, starring John Mills and Eric PortmanFilm/War

16:50A Walk in the Clouds[SUB HD]
A salesman, recently returned from the Second World War, meets a pregnant woman who is anxious about returning home to life on her strict parents' vineyard, so he agrees to pose as her husband to calm the waters. But once there, he is reluctant to give up the pleasures of the simple life, despite having a real wife back home. Romantic drama, starring Keanu Reeves, Aitana Sanchez-Gijon and Anthony QuinnFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:50Young Sherlock Holmes[SUB HD]
The teenage detective and his future sidekick Watson meet for the first time at boarding school. The death of Holmes's mentor sets the youngsters on their first case, and they discover that former members of an archaeological survey team have died under suspicious circumstances - pointing to a sinister Egyptian cult using hallucinogenic poisons to kill its victims. Adventure, starring Nicholas Rowe, Alan Cox and Sophie WardFilm/Adventure

21:00The Waterboy[SUB AD HD]
An American football team's waterboy puts up with constant ridicule from the players. But one day his anger gets the better of him and he demonstrates an unexpected talent for tackling - so the coach gives him a chance to prove his worth on the pitch. However, he has to keep his budding sporting career a secret from his overprotective mother. Comedy, with Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Henry Winkler and Fairuza BalkFilm/Comedy

22:45Final Destination 2[SUB]
During a traffic jam, a teenage girl has a vision of a devastating motorway pile-up, which later occurs, convincing her she has cheated death. As time passes, her fellow road-users suffer unfortunate accidents, leaving her with the growing suspicion that fate is redressing matters. Horror sequel, starring AJ Cook, Michael Landes and Tony ToddFilm/Horror

00:30Dogtown and Z-Boys[SUB]
Documentary charting the history of skateboarding, from its 1970s emergence as a land-based form of surfing in Los Angeles and its subsequent explosion of popularity worldwide, to its current status as a widely-practised extreme sport. Narrated by Sean Penn, with contributions from experts Jay Adams and Tony AlvaFilm/Documentary/Extreme/Minority Sports

02:20Wendy and Lucy[SUB HD]
A woman decides to leave her life in Indiana and head to Alaska to find potentially lucrative work at a local fish cannery. However, en route her car breaks down and she finds herself stranded in an Oregon town with no money in her pockets and only her dog for company. Drama, starring Michelle Williams, Will Patton, Will Oldham and John RobinsonFilm/General Movie/Drama