Film Four & Film Four +1: 17-08-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The True Story of Jesse James
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

12:55Zulu[SUB HD]
An upper-class soldier and his fellow officers call on their meagre squad of 100 men to rally against the might of a 4,000-strong force of Zulu warriors at the Battle of Rorke's Drift in 1879. Fact-based historical drama, starring Michael Caine, Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins, Ulla Jacobsson, Nigel Green and Chief Buthelezi, with narration by Richard BurtonFilm/War

15:35Shadow of a Doubt[SUB BW HD]
A teenager is thrilled by her uncle's unexpected visit - but her suspicions are gradually aroused by his odd behaviour, and she begins to think he may be hiding a sinister secret. Alfred Hitchcock's mystery thriller, starring Joseph Cotten, Teresa Wright and Hume CronynFilm/Detective/Thriller

17:45James 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

19:15In & Out[SUB AD HD]
An Oscar-winning actor announces on national TV that his former schoolteacher is gay, causing uproar in the close-knit community where he grew up, and forcing the beleaguered tutor to convince his family, fiancee and pupils that he is straight. Comedy, starring Kevin Kline, Matt Dillon, Tom Selleck and Joan CusackFilm/Comedy

21:00Assault on Precinct 13[SUB AD HD]
A gangster is brought in to be held at a police station on New Year's Eve. However, the prisoner has information on several corrupt cops who intend to make sure he does not live long enough to get to court. As they lay siege to the station, the officers and prisoners inside must work together to survive. Remake of John Carpenter's 1976 action thriller, starring Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne, Gabriel Byrne and Ja RuleFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:05Joshua[SUB HD]
Premiere. Affluent New York couple Brad and Abby celebrate the arrival of newborn daughter Lily, unaware their highly intelligent and talented nine-year-old Joshua is becoming increasingly jealous of his sister. A series of bizarre occurrences leads Brad to suspect his son is simply acting out against his family - until events take a tragic turn. Horror, starring Sam Rockwell, Vera Farmiga and Celia WestonFilm/Horror

01:25The Innocents[SUB BW HD]
A highly-strung vicar's daughter takes up the post of governess to two orphaned children living with their servants in a sprawling Gothic mansion. She learns of the scandalous history of her predecessor and her lover, and suspects their spirits are the cause of her charges' disquieting behaviour. Horror, based on Henry James' short story The Turn of the Screw, starring Deborah Kerr Michael Redgrave, Peter Wyngarde and Megs JenkinsFilm/Horror