Film Four & Film Four +1: 14-08-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Ghost and Mrs Muir[SUB AD BW]
A lonely widow moves into a seaside cottage, despite rumours that it is haunted. Sure enough, she finds herself sharing her home with the spirit of a dead sea captain - but his efforts to scare her away prove unsuccessful, and instead a growing attraction develops between the pair as she agrees to write his biography. Romantic fantasy, starring Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison and George SandersFilm/Fantasy

13:00Ladyhawke[SUB HD]
A medieval knight and his lover are separated by the effects of a wicked curse which turns her into a hawk during the day, and him into a wolf at night. A thief rescued by the knight is determined to break the spell - but his stubborn saviour is more concerned with taking revenge on the jealous bishop who cast it. Fantasy adventure, starring Rutger Hauer, Michelle Pfeiffer, Matthew Broderick and John WoodFilm/Fantasy/Adventure

15:15James and the Giant Peach[SUB]
An unhappy orphan living with his cruel aunts discovers a gigantic peach growing in the garden. Venturing inside, he meets six friendly insects and together they embark on a magical journey. Animated and live-action fantasy, based on Roald Dahl's novel, starring Paul Terry, Joanna Lumley and Miriam Margolyes and featuring the voices of Susan Sarandon and Richard DreyfussFilm/Fantasy/Animated Movie/Drama

16:45Von Ryan's Express[SUB HD]
A courageous American colonel with a never-say-die attitude is held in a PoW camp. He boldly sets out to lead a group of Allied prisoners in a daring mass escape bid - by hijacking a freight train and fleeing through occupied Italy to Switzerland. Second World War action adventure, starring Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Brad Dexter and James BrolinFilm/Adventure/War

19:00The Duellists[SUB HD]
During Napoleon's Russian campaign, two Hussars engage in a series of duels of honour over a conflict only they are aware of. Their mysterious feud continues for many years despite the intervention of others and the conflicts raging around them. Ridley Scott's drama based on a story by Joseph Conrad, starring Harvey Keitel, Keith Carradine, Albert Finney, Edward Fox, Tom Conti and Robert StephensFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Transporter 3[SUB]
Underworld courier Frank Martin's latest assignment involves transporting the kidnapped daughter of a crooked government minister across Europe on behalf of an eco-terrorist faction. However, the mission is complicated by a device that will kill him if he leaves his car, thugs employed by the politician out to kill him and his passenger getting a bad case of Stockholm syndrome. Action thriller sequel, with Jason Statham and Natalya RudakovaFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:00A Mighty Heart[SUB HD]
Drama based on journalist Mariane Pearl's account of her husband Daniel's kidnapping and murder by a militant group. Mariane was pregnant when she travelled with him to Pakistan. When he disappeared without trace, the frantic search for him turned into a media frenzy. Starring Angelina Jolie, Dan Futterman and Archie PanjabiFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:05The Conformist
A sexually repressed man in 1930s Italy is consumed by an irresistible need to fit in with society, which leads him to embrace Fascism as Mussolini rises to power. As his allegiance to the regime takes over his life, he agrees to seek out and assassinate his old college professor. Bernardo Bertolucci's drama, with Jean-Louis Trintignant and Stefania Sandrelli. In Italian, French and LatinFilm/General Movie/Drama