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

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Malta Story[SUB BW]
The island of Malta comes under siege during the Second World War, as both Allied and Axis forces see it as vital to their supply lines. A British reconnaissance pilot arrives on the island, and proves vital in defending it from the advancing enemy forces. Drama, starring Alec Guinness, Anthony Steel, Jack Hawkins, Muriel Pavlow and Flora RobsonFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:00Eragon[SUB AD HD]
A young farm boy discovers a dragon's egg, which hatches into the last surviving specimen of its mighty race. His friendship with the winged creature soon comes in handy when he discovers he is destined to overthrow the evil tyrant who has taken control of the kingdom. Fantasy adventure, starring Edward Speleers, Jeremy Irons, Robert Carlyle and Sienna Guillory, with Rachel Weisz providing the voice of the dragonFilm/Fantasy

15:00Brief 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

16:40Princess Mononoke
A young man develops a strange infection after an encounter with a demonic creature. As he sets out in search of a cure, he ends up trying to avert a war between the humans of a mining community and the spirits of the natural world, including a mysterious girl who was raised by wolves. Hayao Miyazaki's animated fantasy adventure, with the voices of Yoji Matsuda and Yuriko Ishida. In JapaneseFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

19:20Bride Wars[SUB AD HD]
Two lifelong best friends discover their weddings have been scheduled on the same day and at the same venue. Neither is prepared to back down, so a bitter rivalry ensues as years of friendship are cast aside in the struggle to sabotage each other's big day. Comedy, starring Kate Hudson, Anne Hathaway and Candice BergenFilm/Comedy

21:00Knowing[SUB AD HD]
Widowed astrophysicist John Koestler decodes a page of numbers revealing the dates of past and future global disasters. While racing to avert a succession of catastrophes, he realises the numbers point towards a final apocalypse. Mystery thriller, starring Nicolas Cage, Rose Byrne and Chandler CanterburyFilm/Detective/Thriller/Mystery

23:20White Noise: The Light[SUB AD HD]
A man tries to commit suicide following the murder of his family. Although close to death, he is revived and discovers he now has the ability to predict when others are about to die. Using his new-found psychic skill to save lives, he learns too late the dire and unforeseen consequences of his well-intentioned meddling. Horror, starring Nathan Fillion and Katee SackhoffFilm/Horror

Elderly Alexandra Nikolaevna visits her grandson, a conscript based in a camp outside Grozny, and is appalled by the conditions the soldiers have to endure. She finds it difficult to come to terms with the realities of military life and, after an illuminating encounter with a kindly local, she begins to question the justification for the hostilities. Drama set during the Chechen conflict, with Galina Vishnevskaya, Vasily Shevtsov and Raisa Gichaeva. In Russian and ChechenFilm/General Movie/Drama