Film Four & Film Four +1: 03-12-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Yangtse Incident[SUB AD BW]

A British frigate is heavily shelled and taken captive by Chinese communists on the Yangtse River during the 1940s. After a failed rescue mission by a sister ship, the remaining crew puts into action a daring escape plan that involves disguising the vessel and slipping her moorings under the cover of darkness. Fact-based action adventure, starring Richard Todd, William Hartnell and Akim TamiroffFilm/Adventure/War
13:00Cheaper by the Dozen 2[SUB HD]

Tom and Kate Baker and their 12 children are enjoying a summer holiday together at their lakeside cabin before the last of the kids fly the nest. All is well until Tom realises arch-rival Jimmy and his family are staying nearby, and even though the youngsters are having fun, the dads succumb to increasing displays of one-upmanship. Comedy sequel, with Steve Martin, Eugene Levy, Bonnie Hunt and Hilary DuffFilm/Comedy
14:50Hombre[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
17:00Little Manhattan[SUB HD]

An 11-year-old New York boy encounters a girl at his karate class, and falls head over heels in love. Over the summer, the determined youngster does all he can to grab her attention and win her love, but comes to realise affairs of the heart are seldom straightforward. Romantic drama, starring Josh Hutcherson and Charlie RayFilm/General Movie/Drama
18:50Silver Streak[SUB HD]

An exhausted publisher boards a train from Los Angeles to Chicago. As the journey progresses, he finds himself embroiled in a murder plot and the schemes of a dastardly master art forger, and joins forces with a quick-witted thief to expose the killer. Comedy thriller, starring Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Patrick McGoohan, Jill Clayburgh and Ned BeattyFilm/Comedy/Detective/Thriller
21:00Vanilla Sky[SUB HD]

The laid-back lifestyle of an arrogant New York playboy is shattered when his unstable girlfriend drives off a bridge with him in the car. Although he survives, he struggles to put his life back together in the face of a series of strange events. Cameron Crowe's remake of Spanish thriller Open Your Eyes, starring Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, Kurt Russell, Jason Lee and Penelope Cruz, who also appeared in the originalFilm/Detective/Thriller
23:40The Host

An amphibian monster emerges from Seoul's Han River and carries off a youngster. However, the child's family - hard-working grandfather Hie-bong, dim-witted dad Gang-du, archery champion aunt Nam-joo and layabout uncle Nam-il - band together to rescue her from the beast's slimy clutches. Comedy horror, starring Kang-ho Song, Hie-bong Byeon, Hae-il Park and Du-na Bae. In KoreanFilm/Horror/Comedy

01:55King of the Hill[HD]

A man travelling through rural Spain encounters a beautiful stranger in an isolated petrol station. As they continue on their separate ways, the pair have the tyres of their cars shot out and find themselves hunted through dense woodlands by an unseen sniper. Horror, starring Leonardo Sbaraglia, Maria Valverde, Thomas Riordan and Andres Juste. In SpanishFilm/Horror