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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Way Home
A spoilt seven-year-old boy is horrified when he is sent to live with his mute grandmother in a remote area of South Korea. At first the poverty and the solitude prove too much for him - but, as time passes, his anger begins to ebb away and he develops a deep affection for the old lady. Drama, starring Eul-boon Kim, Seung-ho Yu and Hyo-hee Dong. In KoreanFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:45The Thief[SUB BW]
An American nuclear scientist with communist sympathies embarks on a dangerous enterprise when he agrees to pass on atomic secrets to foreign paymasters. Having completed his mission, he lies low and prepares to flee the country. However, an unexpected incident at the last moment sets the FBI on his trail. Cold War spy thriller, with Ray Milland, Martin Gabel and Rita GamFilm/Detective/Thriller

14:30American Guerrilla in the Philippines[SUB]
A US Navy officer finds himself stranded in enemy waters after his ship is torpedoed. Unwilling to admit defeat, he sets about proving his mettle by organising members of a local resistance group to take on the marauding Japanese troops. Second World War drama, starring Tyrone Power, Micheline Presle, Tom Ewell and Tommy Cook. Directed by Fritz LangFilm/War

16:35Only the Valiant[SUB BW]
A tough cavalry officer selects six unlikely comrades to undertake a vital mission to defend an isolated fort against marauding Apaches. His men's initial hostility soon turns to respect, however, as they realise his wily ways will see them through the conflict. Western adventure based on a novel by Charles Marquis Warren, starring Gregory Peck, Barbara Payton, Ward Bond and Lon Chaney JrFilm/Western

18:45The Secret Life of Bees[SUB HD]
A 14-year-old girl who accidentally killed her mother when she was a toddler flees her home, accompanied by the family's housekeeper. While searching for a location from her mother's past, they find solace with three sisters who run a bee-keeping business. Drama set in the deep south of America during the 1960s, starring Dakota Fanning, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Hudson and Alicia KeysFilm/General Movie/Drama

20:50X-Men: First Class Special[SUB REP]
Director Matthew Vaughn and his cast discuss the making of the superhero prequelFilm/Cinema

21:00Run Fat Boy Run[SUB AD HD]
Commitment-shy Dennis leaves his pregnant fiancee standing at the altar. Five years later, he realises his mistake and tries to win her back, just as she looks set to settle down with someone else. Since she always used to accuse him of never finishing anything, he decides the only way to prove his love is to run the London Marathon. Comedy, with Simon Pegg, Thandie Newton and Dylan MoranFilm/Comedy

22:55Monster's Ball[SUB]
A widowed black waitress forms an intense relationship with a racist white prison guard after a series of tragedies brings them together, unaware he is the former death row prison guard who escorted her husband to the electric chair. Drama, for which Halle Berry scooped a Best Actress Oscar, also starring Billy Bob Thornton, Peter Boyle, Sean Combs and Heath LedgerFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:05Lucky Number Slevin[SUB HD]
A case of mistaken identity plunges an ordinary man into the middle of a war between crime syndicates. With no means of proving who he really is, he finds himself forced to pay off a friend's debt to an underworld kingpin by assassinating a rival mobster. Crime thriller, starring Josh Hartnett, Bruce Willis, Lucy Liu, Morgan Freeman and Ben KingsleyFilm/Detective/Thriller

03:10X-Men: First Class Special[SUB REP]
Director Matthew Vaughn and his cast discuss the making of the superhero prequelFilm/Cinema