Film Four & Film Four +1: 09-01-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Guadalcanal Diary[SUB BW]
A highly trained US Marine platoon fights against Japanese forces for control of a vital military base in the Pacific. Second World War drama, based on the book by Richard Tregaskis, starring Preston Foster, Anthony Quinn, Lloyd Nolan, William Bendix and Richard ConteFilm/War

12:50The War of the Worlds[SUB HD]
A meteor strike in southern California turns out to contain a deadly alien war machine that wipes out anything in its path. This machine is only the vanguard of a mass invasion of aliens from Mars, who are intent on wiping out the human race and claiming Earth for themselves. Sci-fi drama, updating HG Wells' novel to a 20th-century setting, starring Gene Barry, Ann Robinson and Les TremayneFilm/Science Fiction

14:35The Hot Rock[SUB HD]
Two bungling brothers-in-law are hired by an African ambassador to steal a priceless diamond from the Brooklyn Museum so it can be returned to its country of origin. However, no sooner do they have the gem than they manage to lose it, and face a race against time to retrieve it. Crime comedy based on the novel by Donald Westlake, starring Robert Redford, George Segal, Ron Leibman, Zero Mostel, Paul Sand and Moses GunnFilm/Comedy

16:35Great Expectations[SUB AD BW HD]
An orphan falls in love with the cold-hearted adopted daughter of an eccentric old woman. A mysterious benefactor gives him the chance to rise through London's high society, but in the process he forgets his humble roots and is not prepared for the truth about the girl he loves and the stranger funding his new life. Drama, based on Charles Dickens' novel, starring John Mills, Jean Simmons, Finlay Currie and Alec GuinnessFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:0517 Again[SUB HD]
A man whose marriage is falling apart is given the chance to be a teenager again. Pretending to be the son of his best friend, he returns to high school but quickly realises his mature outlook on life puts him at odds with all around him. Comedy, starring Matthew Perry, Zac Efron and Leslie MannFilm/Comedy

21:00District 13[HD]
An undercover agent infiltrates a lawless walled-off Paris ghetto to recover a stolen bomb that has fallen into the hands of a ruthless gang lord - but to survive, he has to join forces with one of the mob boss's rivals, whose sister is being held hostage. Futuristic thriller, starring Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle and Tony D'Amario. In FrenchFilm/Detective/Thriller

22:40Shame Interview Special
Actors Michael Fassbender and Carey Mulligan and director Steve McQueen discuss working on the new film about sex addictionFilm/Cinema

22:50Hunger[SUB AD HD]
Fact-based drama depicting the efforts of Irish Republican inmates in Northern Ireland's Maze prison to gain political prisoner status, focusing on the 66-day hunger strike undertaken by Bobby Sands in 1981, which resulted in his death. Starring Michael Fassbender, Stuart Graham, Liam Cunningham and Helena BereenFilm/General Movie/Drama

00:45I Heart Huckabees[SUB HD]
An environmentalist hires two existentialist detectives to find out why his life is full of strange coincidences. They discover that his problem lies in his festering conflict with a deceitful PR executive at a retail superstore and his model girlfriend, who is starting to rethink her approach to relationships. Meanwhile, the environmentalist poses more questions about the meaning of life after an encounter with a traumatised fireman. Comedy, with Dustin Hoffman, Jason Schwartzman, Isabelle Huppert, Lily Tomlin, Jude Law, Naomi Watts and Mark WahlbergFilm/Comedy