Film Four & Film Four +1: 18-12-11

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Thirty-Nine Steps[SUB AD]
A man becomes embroiled in international espionage as he tries to uncover the meaning behind the cryptic last words of a mystery woman, whom he knew for only a brief time before finding her dying in his flat. He must flee for his life from foreign spies and the police, who think he is a murderer. Spy thriller based on John Buchan's novel, starring Kenneth More, Taina Elg, Barry Jones and James HayterFilm/Detective/Thriller

A stressed executive is saddled with the school run, and his already chaotic life takes a sudden turn for the worse when he and his vanload of kids are taken hostage by a carnival owner who has just relieved a band of bank robbers of their ill-gotten gains. Comedy, starring Tom Arnold, David Paymer, Rhea Perlman and Rod SteigerFilm/Comedy

14:45Carry On Teacher[SUB AD BW]
A headmaster hopes to land a more prestigious job at a better school, but his pupils do not want him to leave. When two inspectors pay a visit, the mischievous students see a chance to sabotage his career plans with a series of pranks. Comedy, starring Ted Ray, Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey and Kenneth WilliamsFilm/Comedy

16:25Kiki's Delivery Service
A witch moves to a new town with her talking cat, hoping to forge a life for herself. Despite the objections of the locals, a kindly baker offers her a job delivering bread by broom - but events take a strange turn when she suddenly loses her powers. Animated fantasy from Spirited Away director Hayao Miyazaki, with the voices of Minami Takayama and Rei Sakuma. In JapaneseFilm/Animated Movie/Drama/Fantasy

18:35Stardust[SUB AD HD]
A young shop assistant in Victorian England enters a magical parallel world in search of a fallen star to give to the girl of his dreams. However, the star has taken on the form of a beautiful woman, whom he helps flee from a wicked witch and a murderous prince. Fantasy adventure, based on Neil Gaiman's graphic novel, with Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro, Mark Strong and Sienna Miller. Narrated by Ian McKellenFilm/Fantasy/Adventure

21:00Star Trek[SUB AD HD]
The trainee crew members of the starship Enterprise embark on their maiden flight, which pits them against a Romulan commander from the future who is planning a horrific revenge on those he blames for a tragedy in his own time. Sci-fi adventure based on the original TV series, starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Eric Bana, Zoe Saldana and Leonard NimoyFilm/Science Fiction

23:20The Hills Have Eyes[SUB AD HD]
A retired police detective and his family break down taking a short cut on a remote road and later find themselves attacked by savage and deformed victims of a nuclear testing project. Remake of the 1970s horror, starring Kathleen Quinlan, Aaron Stanford, Vinessa Shaw, Ted Levine, Emilie de Ravin and Dan ByrdFilm/Horror

01:25Reno 911!: Miami[SUB HD]
Premiere. A group of bumbling police officers travels to Miami for a convention, which becomes the target of a biological terrorist attack. Realising the incident has caused the local police force to be quarantined in the building where they were meeting, the ragtag team of visitors takes it upon themselves to save the day. Comedy based on an American TV series that spoofs reality show Cops, starring Carlos Alazraqui, Mary Birdsong and Thomas LennonFilm/Comedy