Film Four & Film Four +1: 31-12-11

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11:00One Million Years BC[SUB]
A caveman falls for a woman from a rival clan, forcing the lovers to flee from their villages to escape the anger of the tribal chieftains - and survive attacks by man-eating dinosaurs and the dangers of sporadic earthquakes. Hammer-produced prehistoric adventure, starring Raquel Welch, John Richardson, Robert Brown and Percy Herbert, with special effects by Ray HarryhausenFilm/Adventure

13:00Fred Claus[SUB HD]
Santa's selfish brother Fred has been ostracised by his family for years, but when his crooked ways land him in jail, his brother comes along to bail him out on one condition - he must return to the family business and help to make toys for Christmas. But instead of cleaning up his act, Fred pushes Santa's patience to the limit with his far from festive attitude. Comedy, starring Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti, Rachel Weisz, Miranda Richardson and Kevin SpaceyFilm/Comedy

15:10The Lavender Hill Mob[SUB BW]
An unassuming bank worker masterminds a plot to steal 1million in gold bullion, then melts it down and turns it into statues of the Eiffel Tower that can easily be exported - but the plan soon goes awry, with hilarious results. Ealing comedy, starring Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway, Sid James and Audrey HepburnFilm/Comedy

16:50The Three Musketeers[SUB HD]
The king of France's elite personal guard is disbanded, but three of them refuse to lay down their swords. Aided by an impetuous young man keen to join their ranks, the trio set out out to foil an evil cardinal's plot to seize the throne for himself by capturing the cleric's wily female spy. Swashbuckling comedy adventure, with Kiefer Sutherland, Charlie Sheen, Oliver Platt, Chris O'Donnell, Tim Curry and Rebecca De MornayFilm/Adventure/Comedy

18:55Footloose[SUB HD]
A rebellious, hip-swinging student from the city moves to a small religious community, where he instantly clashes with an old-school fire-and-brimstone preacher - who has banned dancing and rock 'n' roll because he considers them immoral. Drama, starring Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Chris Penn, Dianne Wiest and Sarah Jessica ParkerFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Four Lions[SUB AD HD]
Disillusioned British Muslim Omar decides to form a terrorist cell, but the only recruits he can find are his dim-witted friend, an angry and bitter white convert and a timid bomb-maker. The group's incompetent attempts to strike a blow against Western society culminate in a scheme to attack the London marathon. Chris Morris' satirical comedy, with Rizwan Ahmed and Kayvan NovakFilm/Comedy

23:00Rushmore[SUB HD]
A student causes chaos in an exclusive private school with his temperamental nature - and things go from bad to worse when he develops a crush on a teacher. A wealthy but miserable businessman strikes up a friendship with the troubled teenager, but when he also falls for the same woman, all-out war is declared. Wes Anderson's comedy drama, starring Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Olivia Williams and Brian CoxFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy

00:45Primal[SUB HD]
Six friends travel into the Outback in search of a legendary prehistoric cave painting, only for one of them to fall prey to an ancient curse and turn into a bloodthirsty monster. As she turns on her friends, those she attacks suffer the same transformation, leaving those who are left searching for a way to break the spell. Australian horror, with Zoe Tuckwell-Smith and Krew BoylanFilm/Horror

02:20Flash Point[HD]
Uncompromising Hong Kong cop Inspector Ma fights to bring down a trio of drug smuggling Vietnamese brothers, while a fellow officer goes undercover in their organisation. While one of the criminals is arrested, the others swear vengeance and plan to kill the mole before he can testify, but they reckons without Ma's interference. Action thriller, starring Donnie Yen and Louis Koo. In Mandarian, Cantonese and EnglishFilm/Detective/Thriller