Film Four & Film Four +1: 19-09-11

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11:00The Spy in Black[SUB BW]
A German spy falls for an apparently sympathetic schoolteacher during a First World War mission, unaware the object of his affections is in fact an English double agent, a situation that threatens to jeopardise an operation to destroy the British fleet in the Orkneys in 1917. Powell and Pressburger's romantic drama, starring Conrad Veidt, Valerie Hobson and Marius GoringFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:35Victim[SUB AD BW]
A secretly gay barrister discovers his lover has been driven to suicide by blackmailers, who have also extorted money from several other men. Risking his reputation and marriage, he hunts down the culprits, fully aware that it could lead to his own exposure as a homosexual, illegal at the time. Drama, starring Dirk Bogarde, Sylvia Syms, Dennis Price and Anthony NichollsFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:30Hombre[SUB HD]
A man raised by Apaches joins a stagecoach on a journey across the Arizona desert, but is treated with scorn by his fellow passengers because of his background. However, when they are attacked by bandits, he is the first to stand up and defend the people who hate him. Western, starring Paul Newman, Richard Boone, Fredric March, Diane Cilento and Cameron MitchellFilm/Western

16:40The Conqueror[SUB HD]
A Mongol chieftain kidnaps the daughter of a ruthless rival, setting in motion a continental war that ensures he goes down in history as the warlord Genghis Khan. Historical epic, starring John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Pedro Armendariz and Agnes MooreheadFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:50X-Men: The Last Stand[SUB AD HD]
The mutant heroes return to face a battle on three fronts. Arch enemy Magneto is back with an army of followers, while a corporation has created a drug that permanently robs mutants of their powers. Meanwhile, their former ally Jean Grey has returned from the dead as the destructive and seemingly unstoppable Phoenix. The third instalment of the superhero saga, starring Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen, Halle Berry and Kelsey GrammerFilm/Adventure/War

20:50Australia Special[SUB REP]
Director Baz Luhrmann and stars Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman discuss the making of the epic romantic dramaFilm/Cinema

21:00Australia[SUB HD]
An aristocratic Englishwoman inherits a vast cattle station in Australia in the 1930s. When her land comes under threat from rival farmers, she is forced to lead her herd across the wilderness, falling for a tough stock-man and forming a friendship with a half-Aboriginal boy along the way. However, as they make their journey, the country becomes drawn into the Second World War. Epic romantic drama, starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh JackmanFilm/General Movie/Drama

00:10Battleship Potemkin[SUB BW]
The crew members of a docked Russian battleship rebel against the cruel treatment by their officers. While their mutiny is successful their leader is killed, becoming a hero to the people of the coastal town and inspiring them to launch an uprising of their own. Sergei Eisenstein's silent drama, based on the events of the 1905 mutiny at Odessa, starring Grigori Alexandrov and Aleksandr AntonovFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:45Dying Young[SUB HD]
An aimless woman becomes the nurse and constant companion of a wealthy but lonely leukaemia sufferer. Before long she realises she is in love with him, and they resolve to make the most of their limited time together. Joel Schumacher's romantic drama, starring Julia Roberts, Campbell Scott, Vincent D'Onofrio and Ellen BurstynFilm/General Movie/Drama