Film Four & Film Four +1: 05-12-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Cloak and Dagger[SUB BW]

An American nuclear research scientist undertakes a secret mission to Europe to gather information on Germany's atomic research programme during the Second World War. Put under the care of Italian partisans, he falls in love with an anti-fascist fighter who helps him in his dangerous quest. Spy thriller, starring Gary Cooper, Lilli Palmer, Robert Alda and Vladimir SokoloffFilm/Adventure/War
13:05The Battle of the River Plate[SUB HD]

British naval forces pursue German battleship the Admiral Graf Spee, finally blockading the vessel in Montevideo harbour, where its commanding officer is faced with an impossible choice. Second World War adventure from Powell and Pressburger, starring John Gregson, Anthony Quayle, Peter Finch, Bernard Lee and Jack GwillimFilm/Adventure/War
15:25Carry On Constable[SUB AD BW]

A flu epidemic leaves a police station short of staff, forcing a desperate inspector to send four bungling trainees on the beat. The inept would-be bobbies manage to increase the crime rate even before they have started work, and their long-suffering sergeant faces an uphill battle to whip them into shape. Comedy, starring Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey and Joan SimsFilm/Comedy
17:10Brief Encounter[SUB AD BW HD]

A suburban housewife meets a married doctor by chance in a railway station waiting room. Later, their paths cross many times until the pair become friends and their meetings a fixed arrangement. But as their feelings for each other transform from friendship into passion, both come to realise the affair is doomed to fail. David Lean's romantic drama, with Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard and Cyril RaymondFilm/General Movie/Drama

An elusive professional art thief suspected of stealing a priceless old master is pursued by a sultry insurance agent. However, instead of bringing the criminal to book, she teams up with him to plot the robbery of a lifetime - although neither is sure they can trust one another. Crime thriller, starring Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ving Rhames, Will Patton and Maury ChaykinFilm/Detective/Thriller

A mild-mannered man starts working as an industrial spy in an attempt to liven up his life. He ends up embroiled in a dangerous game of counter-espionage and uncovers a sinister brainwashing scheme that leaves him questioning his own identity. Psychological thriller, starring Jeremy Northam, Lucy Liu and Nigel BennettFilm/Detective/Thriller
22:50William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet[SUB HD]

A city is divided by the conflict between two feuding families - the fathers are bitter business rivals, and the younger generation are continually fighting in the streets. The son of one household falls in love at first sight with his enemy's daughter - but the vendetta threatens their secret romance. Baz Luhrmann's modern update of Shakespeare's tragic love story, with Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, Pete Postlethwaite and Miriam MargolyesFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:10Late Spring[BW HD]

A woman who still lives at home is devoted to her widowed father and wants to spend her life caring for him. However, her aunt believes it is time she was thinking about getting married and goes in search of a suitable man. Drama, starring Chishu Ryu and Setsuko Hara. In JapaneseFilm/General Movie/Drama