Film Four & Film Four +1: 05-08-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The 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

13:00The True Story of Jesse James[SUB]
Biopic of the notorious outlaw, examining the events during the American Civil War that drove him to a life of crime, and led to the branding of his family as traitors for supporting the South. James strikes back at the Union with a string of train and bank robberies - and becomes addicted to the thrill of a criminal career. Western, starring Robert Wagner, Jeffrey Hunter and Hope LangeFilm/Western

14:50To Catch a Thief[SUB AD HD]
A retired cat burglar becomes the prime suspect for a series of robberies carried out in his own distinctive style, and sets out to clear his name by catching the copycat crook responsible. His quest takes him to the Cote d'Azur, where he encounters the demure daughter of a wealthy holiday-maker, and before long the two are drawn together. Alfred Hitchcock's Oscar-winning romantic mystery, starring Cary Grant, Grace Kelly and Jessie Royce LandisFilm/Mystery

16:55Anastasia[SUB HD]
In 1920s Paris, exiled Russians claim they have found the daughter of the last Tsar, who was originally believed to have been killed with the rest of her family. She is taken into the care of a General and groomed until she can convince Anastasia's cousin Prince Paul that she is that she is genuinely the tsarina and inherit a fortune. Oscar-winning drama, starring Ingrid Bergman and Yul BrynnerFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:00Big[SUB AD HD]
A boy ridiculed for his size makes a wish on a fairground machine to become bigger - only to wake up as a 30-year-old man. Driven from his home by his terrified mother, the bewildered youngster trapped in an adult's body makes his way to New York, where he rises high in the ranks of a toy manufacturing company and applies his childlike brain and emotions to the complexities of adult life. Comedy, starring Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins and Robert LoggiaFilm/Comedy

21:00Role Models[SUB AD HD]
Two irresponsible salesmen find themselves in trouble with the law after crashing their truck. To avoid jail, they agree to undertake community service looking after two troubled kids - a painfully geeky teenager and a foul-mouthed youngster. However, jail soon looks like it would have been the easier option. Comedy, starring Paul Rudd, Seann William Scott and Christopher Mintz-PlasseFilm/Comedy

22:55Team America: World Police[SUB AD HD]
An American counter-terrorism unit travels around the world on the lookout for threats to global peace, causing much destruction to major world cities in the process. The biggest current threat is North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and an organisation much closer to home - the Film Actors Guild. Satirical puppet comedy, directed and voiced by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt StoneFilm/Comedy/Cartoons/Puppets

00:45A Town Called Panic[HD]
Stop-motion animated comedy set in a world populated by toys. Two such playthings plan a birthday surprise for their friend, but their scheme backfires and destroys his house, sending the trio on a series of bizarre adventures. Written, directed by and featuring the voices of Stephane Aubier and Vincent Patar. In FrenchFilm/Animated Movie/Drama/Comedy

02:20Idiocracy[SUB HD]
An ordinary soldier is chosen to take part in a secret scientific experiment in which he and a prostitute will be placed in hibernation for one year. However, the plan goes awry and the two guinea pigs awake to find themselves in the year 2505, where they are the most intelligent people in the world and must battle to save the human race from its own stupidity. Sci-fi comedy, with Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph and Dax ShepardFilm/Comedy