Film Four & Film Four +1: 16-08-11

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11:00Sea of Sand[SUB AD BW]
Allied troops fighting in North Africa in 1943 are redeployed as saboteurs behind enemy lines to blow up Rommel's desert fuel dumps. A clash of personalities between officers initially causes problems, but the military men overcome their differences to work together. Second World War adventure, starring Richard Attenborough, John Gregson, Michael Craig and Vincent BallFilm/Adventure/War

12:55Santa Fe Passage[SUB]
A wagon scout accused of collusion with the Apaches is given a chance to redeem himself by his employers and is hired to transport a shipment of arms to Santa Fe. The owner of the valuable freight happens to be a mixed-race woman. At first he shows her only disrespect, but has to overcome his prejudice when he finds himself falling for her. Western adventure, with John Payne, Faith Domergue and Slim PickensFilm/Western

14:40The Drum[SUB]
A courageous prince in early 20th-century India enlists the help of the British Army to defeat his villainous uncle, who murdered his father and seized the throne - and is now plotting to massacre leading military officers after luring them to his palace. Period adventure, directed by Zoltan Korda and starring Raymond Massey, Sabu, Roger Livesey, Valerie Hobson and David TreeFilm/Adventure

16:45Gallipoli[SUB HD]
Two patriotic Australians join the army to fight during the First World War. However, their youthful idealism is quickly eroded by the harsh reality of the conflict, and their friendship is tested to the very limits of endurance as they prepare for combat ahead of the pivotal battle of Gallipoli in Turkey. Drama, directed by Peter Weir, starring Mel Gibson, Mark Lee, Bill Kerr and David ArgueFilm/War

18:40Ladyhawke[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

21:00I, Robot[SUB AD HD]
The inventor of an advanced form of intelligent robot is found dead, and the detective investigating the case is certain that one of the scientist's mechanical creations is responsible - but no one believes his theory because the robots have been programmed to prevent them from harming humans. Sci-fi thriller, inspired by the Isaac Asimov stories, starring Will Smith, Bridget Moynahan and Alan TudykFilm/Science Fiction/Detective/Thriller

23:10Orphan[SUB AD HD]
Kate and John Coleman, a couple who have seemingly put past troubles in their marriage behind them adopt a nine-year-old Russian girl from an orphanage. However, a series of strange events leave Kate convinced the child is dangerously disturbed - but John refuses to believe her, causing the cracks in their relationship to reopen as their new daughter turns violent. Horror, starring Vera Farmiga and Peter SarsgaardFilm/Horror

01:40KM 31[HD]
A woman telepathically senses her identical twin sister has been run over on a lonely stretch of road and rushes off to help her. At the scene of the accident she discovers a place where the real and the spirit worlds overlap, and finds that her sister is caught between the two. Mexican horror, starring Iliana Fox in a dual role alongside Adria Collado and Raul Mendez. In SpanishFilm/Horror