Film Four & Film Four +1: 03-10-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Thief[SUB BW]
An American nuclear scientist with communist sympathies embarks on a dangerous enterprise when he agrees to pass on atomic secrets to foreign paymasters. Having completed his mission, he lies low and prepares to flee the country. However, an unexpected incident at the last moment sets the FBI on his trail. Cold War spy thriller, with Ray Milland, Martin Gabel and Rita GamFilm/Detective/Thriller

12:45Seance on a Wet Afternoon[SUB BW]
A self-professed medium with a greed for money and publicity arranges the kidnap of a wealthy industrialist's daughter, with the intention of winning acclaim and the ransom when she locates the child using her alleged psychic powers. British psychological thriller, starring Kim Stanley, Richard Attenborough, Mark Eden, Nanette Newman, Gerald Sim and Judith DonnerFilm/Detective/Thriller

15:00The Barbarian and the Geisha[SUB HD]
In 1856, the first American Consul to Japan overcomes opposition from the local authorities and is eventually permitted into Tokyo, where he falls in love with a geisha who teaches him how to adapt to her country's customs and protects him from harm. John Huston's romantic drama, starring John Wayne, Eiko Ando and Sam JaffeFilm/General Movie/Drama

17:10The Bravados[SUB AD]
A widower visits a town where the men he believes murdered his wife are about to be hanged. When they escape from jail, he takes the law into his own hands and decides to hunt down and kill the fugitives. But over time, he begins to question whether his actions are right. Western, starring Gregory Peck, Joan Collins and Stephen BoydFilm/Western

19:05Big Momma's House 2[SUB AD HD]
Determined FBI agent Malcolm Turner dons a fat suit and wig once more to pose as overweight and over-eager Big Momma, who goes undercover as a nanny in a bid to gather vital information from a woman whose husband is under investigation for murder. Comedy sequel, starring Martin Lawrence, Nia Long and Emily ProcterFilm/Comedy

21:00Trading Places[SUB AD HD]
Two billionaire brothers engineer the downfall of a high-flying stockbroker, while giving a homeless conman all the advantages of wealth, as part of a bet to see whether heredity or upbringing determines character. Comedy, starring Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Ralph Bellamy, Don Ameche, Denholm Elliott and James BelushiFilm/Comedy

23:15The Full Monty[SUB AD HD]
Six unemployed Sheffield steelworkers struggling to make ends meet decide to become strippers for one night only in a bid to raise some extra money. However, with no dancing experience and far from perfect physiques, the men are relying on the unique selling point of complete nudity to impress the punters. Comedy, starring Robert Carlyle, Mark Addy, Tom Wilkinson, Hugo Speer and Paul BarberFilm/Comedy

01:00A Matter of Life and Death[SUB AD HD]
A Second World War bomber pilot survives a plane crash and falls in love with a radio operator he had first spoken to during the fateful flight. He later learns that he was destined to die in the disaster - but remains determined to continue his life on Earth, and insists on a trial to resolve the issue. Powell and Pressburger's romantic fantasy, starring David Niven, Kim Hunter, Roger Livesey and Marius GoringFilm/Fantasy