Film Four & Film Four +1: 01-08-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Dark Command[SUB BW]
A teacher is defeated in his ambition to become the marshal of his town during the early years of the American Civil War, so he turns renegade instead. Before long he has a reputation as a feared raider fighting on the side of the South, and it falls to the newly appointed lawman whose job he coveted to stop his reign of terror. Western, starring John Wayne and Walter PidgeonFilm/Western

12:50The Fighting Seabees[SUB BW]
Two construction workers battle against Japanese forces in the South Pacific during the Second World War while competing for the affections of a local woman. However, when one recklessly causes a tragedy, he seeks redemption by launching an attack on a tank battalion. Drama, starring John Wayne, Susan Hayward and Dennis O'KeefeFilm/Adventure/War

14:50The Men[SUB BW]
A war veteran is plunged into depression when he learns his injuries have left him paralysed below the waist. With the help of his fiancee, his doctor and a group of fellow patients, he regains his will to live and ultimately marries - but his condition places a great strain on his relationship. Drama, starring Marlon Brando in his film debut, alongside Teresa Wright, Everett Sloane and Jack WebbFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:35Tristan and Isolde[SUB HD]
The love affair that develops between an English warrior and an Irish princess, while their two countries are at war, ends when he has to return to England in his duty to his lord. The princess's cruel father then decides to auction her off for marriage to an English nobleman, forcing the former lovers to keep their relationship a secret. Romantic adventure set in the Dark Ages, with James Franco, Sophia Myles and Rufus SewellFilm/Adventure

18:55The First Wives Club[SUB HD]
Three former college friends reunite at the funeral of a mutual acquaintance, who killed herself after her husband left her for a younger woman. Finding themselves in a similar situation, the trio decide to take action and hit their former partners where it hurts most - their finances. Comedy, starring Goldie Hawn, Bette Midler, Diane Keaton, Maggie Smith, Dan Hedaya, Bronson Pinchot and Elizabeth BerkleyFilm/Comedy

21:00Blade: Trinity[SUB AD HD]
The fearless warrior's blood-sucking foes frame him for murder, forcing him to go on the run from the FBI while his enemies resurrect the first and most powerful of their kind - Dracula himself. Joining forces with a team of human vampire slayers, Blade embarks on a quest to wipe out the undead menace once and for all. Action thriller sequel, with Wesley Snipes, Jessica Biel, Ryan Reynolds, Parker Posey, Kris Kristofferson and Dominic PurcellFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:10Bad News Bears[SUB HD]
A washed-up and embittered baseball player struggles with his bad memories of a failed sports career. When his exasperated lawyer suggests he coach a team of Little-League losers, he begins to turn himself and the youngsters into a force to be reckoned with. Richard Linklater's remake of the Seventies comedy, starring Billy Bob Thornton, Greg Kinnear, Marcia Gay Harden and Emmanuel EstradaFilm/Comedy

01:20A Scanner Darkly[SUB]
An undercover detective investigates a powerful new narcotic while leading a double life as a dealer. But living a lie and use of his own drugs cause him to descend into paranoia and lose his grip on his own identity. Richard Linklater's drama, based on Philip K Dick's novel, lays animation over action footage. Starring Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Robert Downey Jr and Woody HarrelsonFilm/Animated Movie/Drama