Film Four & Film Four +1: 06-01-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Day The Earth Stood Still[SUB BW HD]
An alien ambassador lands his spaceship in America and warns humanity that Earth risks imminent destruction by an interplanetary alliance unless it abandons its warlike ways - and is promptly shot by the military. The wounded visitor is forced to live among humans, but his powerful robot servant is poised to punish mankind for its aggression. Sci-fi drama, with Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal and Hugh MarloweFilm/Science Fiction

12:50Chariots of Fire[SUB HD]
Oscar-winning drama based on the true story of British runners Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams, going for gold at the 1924 Olympics in Paris. The two athletes are driven by very different reasons - Liddell is inspired by his devout Christian faith, while Abrahams hopes to triumph over the anti-semitism he has endured all his life. Starring Ian Charleson, Ben Cross, Nigel Havers, John Gielgud and Ian Holm. Vangelis provides the soundtrackFilm/General Movie/Drama

15:15The Edge of the World[SUB BW]
The population of an isolated island is torn apart when they find they have to relocate, and many refuse to leave. Drama, starring Niall MacGinnis, John Laurie, Belle Chrystall and Finlay CurrieFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:45Black Narcissus[SUB HD]
Five British nuns establish a school and hospital on a remote mountainside in the Himalayas, where the nursing sisters face isolation as well as native distrust. However, it is the presence of a male land agent that takes a final toll on their peace of mind. Oscar-winning drama from directorial team Powell and Pressburger. With Deborah Kerr, David Farrar, Kathleen Byron, Flora Robson and Jean SimmonsFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:45Footloose[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

20:50The Iron Lady Interview Special
Meryl Streep discusses her latest film, in which she plays Margaret ThatcherFilm/Cinema

21:00Jeepers Creepers II[SUB HD]
Sinister batlike creature the Creeper continues his murderous activities, with only one day left to sate his bloodlust before he goes into hibernation for another 23 years - and a coachload of teenagers looks like the perfect place to start. Horror sequel, starring Ray Wise, Jonathan Breck, Garikayi Mutambirwa and Eric NenningerFilm/Horror

23:05Watchmen[SUB AD HD]
At the height of the Cold War, former superheroes driven into retirement by public outcry are confronted with the murder of one of their number. As they face the possibility of a conspiracy to eliminate them, the world edges closer to the brink of nuclear war. Sci-fi drama, based on Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' graphic novel, starring Patrick Wilson, Jackie Earle Haley, Malin Akerman and Billy CrudupFilm/Science Fiction

02:10The Messengers[HD]
A family starts a new life on an isolated farm, where their teenage daughter begins seeing strange apparitions. While her parents refuse to believe her story and begin to question her sanity, the encounters with the ghostly creatures become increasingly dangerous as the farm's sinister history comes to light. Horror, starring Kristen Stewart and Dylan McDermottFilm/Horror