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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Those Glory, Glory Days[SUB]

A journalist with a passion for football has a chance meeting with her soccer idol Danny Blanchflower, triggering memories of 1961, and her teenage obsession with Tottenham Hotspur as well as her close friendship with three other equally football-obsessed girls. Drama, starring Zoe Nathenson, Julia McKenzie, Sara Sugarman, Cathy Murphy and Blanchflower as himselfFilm/General Movie/Drama
12:50Elf[SUB AD HD]

A child is taken in by kind-hearted Santa and raised as an elf - so it comes as a shock when he discovers years later that he is in fact human. Deciding to get back to his roots, he heads off for New York in search of his long-lost family, but is ill-prepared for the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple. Fantasy comedy, starring Will Ferrell, James Caan, Zooey Deschanel and Edward AsnerFilm/Comedy/Fantasy
14:40Journey to the Centre of the Earth[SUB AD HD]

An explorer discovers a prehistoric monster-infested world deep beneath Earth's crust and faces a tough ordeal escaping the predatory attacks of the deadly creatures as he tries to guide his team back to safety. Sci-fi adventure based on Jules Verne's novel, starring Pat Boone, James Mason, Arlene Dahl and Diane BakerFilm/Science Fiction
17:15Deck the Halls[SUB HD]

A man's proud status as the neighbourhood's king of Christmas comes under threat when a newcomer broadcasts his intention to decorate his house with so many lights that they will be visible from space. Heading for all-out war, the pair resort to increasingly desperate measures to outdo each other. Comedy, starring Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick, Kristin Davis and Kristin ChenowethFilm/Comedy
19:00Edward Scissorhands[SUB HD]

A reclusive genius creates a boy but dies before completing him, leaving his creation with scissor-like blades instead of hands. A kindly woman from a nearby suburb takes pity on the lonely boy and welcomes him into her home. He quickly becomes a hit in the neighbourhood - but then his new friends start to turn against him. Tim Burton's fantasy, starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent PriceFilm/Fantasy
21:00Transformers[SUB AD HD]

Teenager Sam Witwicky is treated to his first car by his dad. However, the vehicle turns out to be an alien scout with a life of its own and before long embroils Sam in a long-running intergalactic war between two factions of giant shape-changing robots, which have come to Earth to find a mystical cube that grants infinite power to its possessor. Michael Bay's sci-fi action adventure, inspired by the toy franchise, with Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Jon Voight and John TurturroFilm/Science Fiction

A man spying on a woman near his house is attacked and pursued by a mysterious assailant. As he searches for a hiding place, he finds a scientist who has built a time machine and gets sent one hour into the past - but he must now make sure he does not change the established course of events. Sci-fi thriller, starring Karra Elejalde and Candela Fernandez. In SpanishFilm/Science Fiction

01:45The Fountain[SUB HD]

A scientist desperately tries to find a cure for his dying wife, while in the 16th-century a conquistador battles to locate the fountain of youth for his queen and in the far future, an explorer searches for eternal life in the depths of space. Darren Aronofsky's romantic sci-fi drama, starring Hugh Jackman and Rachel Weisz in multiple roles, alongside Ellen Burstyn and Mark MargolisFilm/Science Fiction/General Movie/Drama