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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The History of Mr Polly[SUB BW]
A daydreaming Victorian clerk comes into a large inheritance, which he invests in setting himself up as a gentlemen's outfitter. However, his lacklustre business and hasty marriage to a crabby harridan only bring unhappiness, so he begins to make desperate plans to escape. Period comedy based on HG Wells' novel, starring John Mills, Betty Ann Davies, Sally Ann Howes and Finlay CurrieFilm/Comedy

12:50Green for Danger[SUB AD BW]
A Scotland Yard inspector investigates a series of mysterious deaths in the operating theatre of a Second World War emergency hospital - and formulates a cunning plan to reveal the identity of the ruthless killer. British comedy thriller, starring Alastair Sim, Sally Gray, Trevor Howard, Leo Genn and Rosamund JohnFilm/Comedy/Detective/Thriller

14:40Saboteur[SUB BW HD]
An American munitions worker is wrongly suspected of sabotage when a munitions factory burns down, and he goes on the run - little realising a way of clearing his name is just around the corner. Hitchcock thriller, co-written by Dorothy Parker, starring Robert Cummings, Priscilla Lane, Otto Kruger and Norman LloydFilm/Detective/Thriller

16:45The Castle of Cagliostro
A globe-trotting gentleman thief pulls off a major robbery - only to discover he has netted a haul of forged money. Furious, he sets out to track down the crook responsible, but ends up battling against a master criminal with a devilish, power-mad plan. Animated adventure from Spirited Away director Hayao Miyazaki, with the voices of Yasuo Yamada and Eiko Masuyama. In Japanese and FrenchFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

18:45Imagine That[SUB HD]
Premiere. A financial executive finds his once successful career beginning to fall apart. He finds solutions to his problems when he enters the imaginary world created by his daughter - but the experience also makes him rethink whether his job is worth neglecting his family. Fantasy comedy, with Eddie Murphy, Yara Shahidi, Thomas Haden Church and Martin SheenFilm/Comedy/Fantasy

21:00Alien Resurrection[SUB HD]
Scientists create a clone of Ripley to get hold of the alien queen growing inside her body and breed a new race of the monsters. However, when the creatures escape and turn on their makers, the new Ripley must lead a smuggling crew caught up in the mayhem to safety. Sci-fi thriller sequel, starring Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder and Ron PerlmanFilm/Science Fiction

23:05The Dreamers[SUB HD]
An American student travels to Paris, where he strikes up a close bond with a French brother and sister and the three of them throw themselves wholeheartedly into the `free love' philosophy. However, the ensuing romantic complications lead to trouble, while the city around them is ultimately plunged into the historic riots of 1968. Bernardo Bertolucci's drama based on the late Gilbert Adair's novel, starring Michael Pitt, Eva Green and Louis Garrel. In English and FrenchFilm/General Movie/Drama

01:204 Months, 3 Weeks And 2 Days[HD]
A student living in 1980s Bucharest in the last days of the communist regime learns that her pregnant room-mate wants a termination, which is still illegal. The girls therefore have no choice but to use the services of a stranger offering backstreet abortions - but are asked to pay an unexpected price. Drama, starring Anamaria Marinca, Laura Vasiliu and Vlad Ivanov. In RomanianFilm/General Movie/Drama