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

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Desert Fox[SUB BW]
German commander Rommel falls out of favour with Hitler following his defeat at El Alamein. On returning to his homeland, he is torn between his oath of loyalty and lack of faith in the Fuehrer's unstable leadership, prompting him to become involved in an assassination plot. Second World War drama, starring James Mason, Jessica Tandy, Cedric Hardwicke, Leo G Carroll and Luther AdlerFilm/War

12:45Mr Hobbs Takes a Vacation[SUB HD]
A husband's hopes of spending a peaceful seaside holiday with his wife are dashed when she has the bright idea of turning the occasion into a family get-together - leading to a summer fraught with domestic disasters. Comedy, based on Edward Streeter's novel, starring James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, John Saxon, Marie Wilson and Lauri PetersFilm/Comedy

15:00The Moonraker[SUB HD]
A foppish royalist nobleman leads a double life as a Roundhead-baiting highwayman. However, in the light of Cromwell's final victory at the battle of Worcester, the dashing hero has to smuggle the son of Charles I to the safety of France. Swashbuckling English Civil War adventure, starring George Baker, Sylvia Syms, Marius Goring, John Le Mesurier and Patrick TroughtonFilm/Adventure

16:40Brighton Rock[SUB BW HD]
A baby-faced teenage gangster charms an impressionable waitress into providing him with an alibi for a callous murder - only for the girl to fall head over heels in love with him, leading to his ultimate downfall. Thriller, based on Graham Greene's novel, starring Richard Attenborough, Hermione Baddeley, William Hartnell and Carol MarshFilm/Detective/Thriller

18:30Oliver Twist[SUB AD HD]
Orphan Oliver flees his harsh upbringing in the workhouse and seeks his fortune in London. Instead, he falls in with the duplicitous Fagin and his gang of thieves. His first efforts as a pickpocket lead to him being taken in by the wealthy Mr Brownlow - an opportunity brutal crook Bill Sikes sets out to exploit. Roman Polanski's period drama, based on Charles Dickens' novel, starring Barney Clark, Ben Kingsley and Jamie ForemanFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story[SUB AD HD]
The struggling owner of a run-down gym is forced to take drastic action to prevent an arrogant fitness guru buying the business out from under him - and enlists his customers to form a dodgeball team in the hope of triumphing in the US championships. Sporting comedy, starring Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Christine TaylorFilm/Comedy

22:50Notorious[SUB HD]
Premiere. Biopic of Notorious B.I.G., whose rise to fame took him from being a Brooklyn street hustler and crack dealer to become a respected and influential rap artist, before he was brutally murdered at the age of 24. Starring Jamal Woolard, Derek Luke. Dennis LA White and Angela BassettFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:10White Men Can't Jump[SUB HD]
A basketball hustler working Los Angeles' courts uses his goofy appearance to lull his opponents into a false sense of security. He forms an uneasy alliance with a fellow conman and rival to make a financial killing, but his debts soon catch up with both of them. Ron Shelton's comedy, starring Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes and Rosie PerezFilm/Comedy