Film Four & Film Four +1: 06-06-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Greatest Show on Earth[SUB HD]
A circus owner hires a celebrated trapeze artist to perform with his girlfriend as the star attraction - leading to bitter rivalry in the air and sexual tension on the ground. Meanwhile, a clown tries to keep his past a secret, and racketeers prepare to muscle in on the concessions. Cecil B DeMille's Oscar-winning drama, starring Charlton Heston, Cornel Wilde, Betty Hutton and James StewartFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:00The League of Gentlemen[SUB AD BW]
A former Army colonel, angry at his enforced retirement, sets out to exact an elaborate revenge on society in general. Recruiting seven other former servicemen who have been forced to turn to a life of crime, he plans a major bank robbery with military precision. Comedy adventure, starring Jack Hawkins, Nigel Patrick, Richard Attenborough, Roger Livesey and Bryan ForbesFilm/Comedy/Adventure

16:20Can-Can[SUB HD]
A nightclub owner and her boyfriend in 19th-century Paris stage a risque act based on the celebrated dance, only to find themselves threatened with legal action and the prospect of having to close down their establishment. Musical drama, starring Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Maurice Chevalier and Louis Jourdan. Featuring songs by Cole Porter, including C'est Magnifique, I Love Paris and Let's Do ItFilm/General Movie/Drama/Musical

18:55Edward Scissorhands[SUB HD]
A reclusive genius creates a boy but dies before completing him, leaving his creation with scissor-like blades instead of hands. A kindly woman from a nearby suburb takes pity on the lonely boy and welcomes him into her home. He quickly becomes a hit in the neighbourhood - but then his new friends start to turn against him. Tim Burton's fantasy, starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent PriceFilm/Fantasy

21:00Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer[SUB AD HD]
The super-powered team takes on a mysterious alien who has been sent by his planet-eating master to prepare Earth for obliteration. While the four heroes try to find a way to block the alien's path of destruction, an old enemy returns intent on seizing the extraterrestrial's power. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring Ioan Gruffudd, Michael Chiklis, Chris Evans and Jessica Alba, with the voice of Laurence FishburneFilm/Fantasy/Science Fiction/Adventure

22:45Mary and Max[SUB]
An eight-year-old Australian girl decides to write to someone in New York, and picks a name at random. Her letter reaches an overweight loner plagued by anxiety, and over the next 20 years, they continue to correspond, forming a close friendship without ever meeting. Stop motion animated comedy, with the voices of Toni Collette, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Eric BanaFilm/Animated Movie/Drama/Comedy

00:30Lady Chatterley[HD]
An aristocratic woman leads a lonely, unfulfilled life caring for her distant, paralysed husband. She begins an affair with the gamekeeper, which provides the passion her life was missing - but keeping the relationship a secret proves impossible. Drama, adapted from DH Lawrence's novel, starring Marina Hands and Jean-Louis Coullo'ch. In FrenchFilm/General Movie/Drama