Film Four & Film Four +1: 18-09-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Operation Amsterdam[SUB BW]
A stiff-upper-lipped British Army officer engages in a spot of larceny to aid the war effort. Ordered to Amsterdam, he joins forces with two cunning Dutchmen and steals a secret cache of diamonds from a bank vault, thus preventing the gems falling into Nazi hands. Second World War adventure, starring Peter Finch, Tony Britton and Eva BartokFilm/Adventure/War

13:00Aquamarine[SUB HD]
A mermaid fleeing an arranged marriage becomes stranded at a beach resort. There she meets two local girls - lifelong friends about to be separated when one of them moves to Australia - and seeks their help in winning the heart of a lifeguard she has fallen for. In return, she promises to grant them their wish to stay together. Fantasy comedy, with Sara Paxton, Emma Roberts and Joanna LevesqueFilm/Fantasy

15:00Son of the Mask[SUB HD]
The life of an unassuming cartoonist is turned upside down by a mysterious wooden mask, which endows his baby son with fantastic eye-popping powers. However, the chaos escalates when mischievous Norse god Loki decides he wants the mask back - no matter what the cost. Comedy sequel, starring Jamie Kennedy, Alan Cumming, Bob Hoskins and Traylor HowardFilm/Comedy

16:45Rope[SUB HD]
Two college intellectuals decide to murder a fellow student just to prove they can commit the perfect crime. Such is their over-confidence that they throw a party for the victim's family and friends while concealing the body in the room - but their former professor realises something is very wrong. Hitchcock thriller, starring James Stewart, Farley Granger and John DallFilm/Detective/Thriller

18:20The Hunt for Red October[SUB AD HD]
A Soviet submarine commander creates an international crisis by piloting his experimental nuclear vessel, which is invisible to sonar, toward the American coast. The US and Russian navies think he is planning to attack and set out to destroy the submarine, but a CIA analyst suspects he intends to defect to the West. Cold war thriller, based on Tom Clancy's novel, starring Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin and James Earl JonesFilm/Detective/Thriller

21:00Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery[SUB AD]
A velvet-clad, sex-crazed secret agent from the 1960s agrees to be put into a state of suspended animation after his arch-enemy escapes justice. Thirty years later he is defrosted to do battle with the power-mad villain again, but the mission proves nearly as daunting for him as getting to grips with 1990s social values. Spoof spy adventure, with Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Mimi Rogers, Michael York and Robert WagnerFilm/Comedy

22:50Alfie[SUB AD HD]
A cockney lothario leads a charmed life, enjoying casual sex with as many women as possible with no thought of the consequences. However, a series of unexpected setbacks forces him to finally take stock of his life. Comedy drama based on the play by Bill Naughton, starring Michael Caine, Jane Asher, Millicent Martin, Shirley Anne Field, Shelley Winters and Denholm ElliottFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

01:05The Navigators[SUB]
The privatisation of British rail has a devastating effect on the lives of Yorkshire railway workers, who struggle to adapt to their new employers' methods of working, while others find their livelihood itself under threat. Drama, starring Joe Duttine and Tom CraigFilm/General Movie/Drama