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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Blowing Wild[SUB BW]
Jobless oil prospector Jeff Dawson turns to an old friend, a wealthy oil-well owner, who is glad of his help in fending off attacks by Mexican bandits. He also happens to be married to Dawson's former lover, Marina, who sees the chance to murder her husband in the hope that her old flame will take her back to America with him. Drama, starring Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck and Anthony QuinnFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:45Distant Drums[SUB]
An army officer mounts a daring raid through the treacherous Florida swamplands. His mission is to to take on a group of marauding Seminole rebels, as well as the gun runners who have been supplying them with weapons, and rescue a group of settlers who have been taken hostage by the tribe. Western, starring Gary Cooper, Mari Aldon, Richard Webb, Ray Teal and Arthur HunnicuttFilm/Western

14:45Operation Pacific[SUB BW]
A submarine commander is troubled by his failing marriage and the death of his commanding officer, but puts his personal demons aside and embarks on a dangerous mission against the Japanese fleet. Second World War adventure, starring John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes and Philip CareyFilm/Adventure/War

16:55Murder Ahoy[SUB BW HD]
Miss Marple investigates foul play on a Navy cadet training ship set up to put criminals on the straight and narrow. The victim is one of the vessel's trustees, supposedly dead from natural causes, but the amateur sleuth thinks otherwise, and discovers a sinister scheme. Mystery, starring Margaret Rutherford, Lionel Jeffries, Joan Benham and Nicholas ParsonsFilm/Mystery

18:45Cocoon: The Return[SUB HD]
Three elderly couples return to Earth five years after leaving to retire on a distant planet, greatly surprising their families who assumed they were dead. A number of their alien friends have come back with them to recover members of their own race, who were left behind in cocoons on the ocean floor, one of which has been abducted by a government research institute. Sci-fi sequel, with Wilford Brimley, Don Ameche, Steve Guttenberg and Jessica TandyFilm/Science Fiction

21:00Beverly Hills Cop[SUB HD]
Fast-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley goes to Los Angeles to track down the killers of his best friend, but gets more than he bargained for when he encounters a seemingly untouchable crime lord. Comedy thriller, starring Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, Ronny Cox, John Ashton and Steven BerkoffFilm/Comedy/Detective/Thriller

23:05Joy Ride[SUB HD]
A couple of pranksters ill-advisedly tease a trucker over a CB radio - unaware the butt of their jokes is in fact a murderous psychopath. Having provoked the killer to the pitch of fury, they become locked into a terrifying and unrelenting chase across America, as they attempt to throw the killer off their trail. Thriller, starring Steve Zahn, Paul Walker, Leelee Sobieski and Jessica BowmanFilm/Detective/Thriller

00:55Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead[SUB HD]
Four friends on a road trip to Las Vegas become stranded in the middle of nowhere when their car breaks down. The situation goes from bad to worse when the group incurs the wrath of a psychotic trucker who goes by the handle Rusty Nail. Horror sequel, starring Nicki Aycox, Nick Zano, Kyle Schmid, Laura Jordan and Mark GibbonFilm/Horror