Film Four & Film Four +1: 05-09-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Shanghai Gesture[SUB BW]
The owner of a popular casino in a bustling Shanghai district takes revenge on her ex-husband by leading his naive daughter into a life of sleaze and debauchery. Drama, starring Gene Tierney, Walter Huston, Victor Mature and Ona MunsonFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:55Torpedo Run[SUB]
A submarine commander is sent to destroy a Japanese aircraft carrier during the Second World War, but he accidentally blows up a ship holding Allied prisoners that the enemy was using as a shield. When the sub captain learns his wife and daughter were among those killed, he becomes obsessed with destroying the carrier. Adventure, starring Glenn Ford, Ernest Borgnine and Diane BrewsterFilm/Adventure/War

14:45Day of the Evil Gun[SUB]
A rancher learns after three years away from home that Apaches have kidnapped his wife and children. He turns to a neighbour, a retired gunslinger, to help bring them back - but their alliance grows uneasy when it comes to light his wife had promised to marry the gunman, believing her husband to be dead. Meanwhile, the pair embark on a journey of revenge in which the rancher revels in the bloodshed while his partner takes the back seat. Western, with Glenn Ford, Arthur Kennedy and Dean JaggerFilm/Western

16:35Breakfast At Tiffany's[SUB AD HD]
An aspiring writer falls for a seemingly happy-go-lucky woman living in the same apartment building, and is drawn to her unconventional lifestyle. However, he detects her quirky demeanour is masking a colourful past, while her mysterious visits to an imprisoned gangster have unexpected consequences. Romantic comedy drama based on Truman Capote's novel, with Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Mickey Rooney and Martin BalsamFilm/Comedy

18:50Mighty Joe Young[SUB HD]
A giant gorilla is moved from his jungle home to a Los Angeles wildlife reserve, where he escapes and runs amok in the city, leaving a group of concerned people facing a race against time to save him from harm on the streets - and from the clutches of a ruthless hunter who has him in his sights. Family adventure remake, starring Charlize Theron, Bill Paxton, Rade Sherbedgia and Regina KingFilm/Adventure

21:00X-Men[SUB AD HD]
Super-powered outsiders Rogue and Wolverine enlist at a school run by a benevolent psychic professor for mutants, who are shunned by society. However, they agree to unite to take on a superhuman mutant terrorist faction intent on establishing dominance over mankind. Bryan Singer's sci-fi comic-book adventure, starring Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Anna Paquin and Halle BerryFilm/Science Fiction/Adventure

A rebellious girl spends her formative years in Tehran during the Iranian revolution and the rise of religious fundamentalism after the war with Iraq. As she enters her teens her family send her away to Austria to study, but living in the West presents its own challenges. Adaptation of Marjane Satrapi's autobiographical graphic novel, with the voices of Chiara Mastroianni and Catherine Deneuve. In English, French, Persian and GermanFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

00:50Orphans of the Storm[BW]
Two sisters become separated during the horrors of the French Revolution, each suffering very different fate. DW Griffith's silent thriller, starring Lillian and Dorothy Gish, with Joseph SchildkrautFilm/Detective/Thriller