Film Four & Film Four +1: 07-09-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Law and Jake Wade[SUB]
A reformed outlaw becomes a US marshal, but veers off the straight and narrow when a former crony calls in a favour and persuades him to spring him out of jail. The crook then repays the lawman by kidnapping his fiancee to force him to reveal where he hid the loot from the last robbery they pulled together. Western, starring Robert Taylor, Richard Widmark, Patricia Owens and Robert MiddletonFilm/Western

12:40Escape to Athena[SUB AD HD]
Second World War Allied PoWs incarcerated on a Greek island plan to defy the SS by breaking out of prison and pulling off an art robbery, with the help of their liberal-minded camp commandant. Action adventure, with Roger Moore, David Niven, Telly Savalas, Elliott Gould, Stefanie Powers and Claudia CardinaleFilm/Adventure/War

15:00Bless This House[SUB AD]
Middle-aged father Sid Abbott's dream of building an illegal whisky still in the shed is continually frustrated by the antics of his son and daughter. However, he has a bigger problem in store when new neighbours move in next door and conflict instantly erupts. British comedy, based on the sitcom, starring Sid James, Diana Coupland and Sally GeesonFilm/Comedy

16:45None But the Brave[SUB AD HD]
American servicemen crash-land on a remote Pacific island but discover it is already occupied by a stranded Japanese platoon. Both sides grudgingly agree to suspend hostilities and tend their wounded - but only until radio communication is established and help is on its way. Second World War adventure, directed by and starring Frank Sinatra, with Clint Walker, Tommy Sands, Brad Dexter and Tony BillFilm/Adventure/War

18:50School of Rock[SUB AD HD]
A slobbish guitarist dreams of stardom, but his hopes are dashed when the other members of his band kick him out. Struggling to make ends meet, he takes a job as a supply teacher at an exclusive private school, and sets about moulding his pupils into rock gods. Comedy from director Richard Linklater, starring Jack Black, Joan Cusack, Mike White and Sarah SilvermanFilm/Comedy

21:00Sahara[SUB AD HD]
An explorer stumbles upon evidence that an American Civil War battleship, which was laden with treasure when it sank without trace, has ended up somewhere in the Sahara. However, he is deflected from his mercenary quest to find the hoard by an encounter with a tenacious doctor, whose battle to stop the spread of a deadly disease could be linked to his own mission. Adventure, starring Matthew McConaughey, Penelope Cruz and Steve ZahnFilm/Adventure

23:20In the Cut[SUB HD]
A New York teacher witnesses a sexual assault that led to murder and becomes involved in a lust-filled relationship with the detective who arrives to interview her. But with a killer roaming the city and too many suspects close to home, she is unsure who she can really trust. Thriller from director Jane Campion, starring Meg Ryan, Mark Ruffalo, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Kevin BaconFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:40She, a Chinese[HD]
Premiere. A restless woman leaves her dull life in a small Chinese village behind in search of excitement, but ends up mixed up in organised crime. When her gangster lover is killed, she flees China for England as an illegal immigrant, where she enters into a marriage of convenience. Drama, starring Huang Lu and We Yi Bo. In Mandarin and EnglishFilm/General Movie/Drama