Film Four & Film Four +1: 20-01-2012.

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11:00The House on 92nd Street[SUB BW]
A German-American student in New York is approached by members of a Nazi spy ring looking to recruit him. At the same time, he offers his services to the FBI as a double agent, and is sent on a mission to locate and infiltrate the ring. Having tracked the spies down to a house on 92nd Street, he goes on to discover a Nazi plan to steal the secrets of America's atomic research. Spy thriller, with William Eythe, Leo G Carroll, Lloyd Nolan and Gene LockhartFilm/Detective/Thriller

12:45The Comancheros[SUB HD]
A hard-bitten Texas Ranger joins forces with a convict and a gambler in a covert operation to run a gang of gunmen out of the territory for supplying Comanche warriors with arms and alcohol from a secret hideout in Mexico. But after infiltrating the renegades' secret camp, they have to figure out how to survive until help arrives. Western, with John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff and Lee MarvinFilm/Western

14:50The Desert Fox[SUB BW]
German commander Rommel falls out of favour with Hitler following his defeat at El Alamein. On returning to his homeland, he is torn between his oath of loyalty and lack of faith in the Fuehrer's unstable leadership, prompting him to become involved in an assassination plot. Second World War drama, starring James Mason, Jessica Tandy, Cedric Hardwicke, Leo G Carroll and Luther AdlerFilm/War

16:35Captain Horatio Hornblower RN[SUB]
The famous British sea captain is sent to aid a Latin American rebel fighting against the Spanish during the Napoleonic wars. When the Spanish change sides, Hornblower finds this ally is now his enemy, and his mission is further complicated when he must protect the Duke of Wellington's sister. Swashbuckling adventure, based on the character created by CS Forester, starring Gregory Peck, James Robertson Justice and Virginia MayoFilm/Adventure/War

18:50Made in America[SUB]
A black teenager who discovers she was conceived through artificial insemination asks her mother to track down the biological father. However, her parent is horrified to find that because of a mix-up in the sperm bank the donor is a brash second-hand car salesman - and white - with little inclination to take on the responsibilities of parenthood. Romantic comedy, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Ted Danson, Nia Long and Will SmithFilm/Comedy

21:00Daredevil[SUB HD]
A blind lawyer with radar-like sensory perception takes to the streets to battle the evil he cannot fight in the courts. But during his quest to bring down the elusive Kingpin, who controls the New York underworld, he is hunted by a crazed hitman and falls into a dangerous romance with a mysterious heiress. Comic-book adventure, with Ben Affleck, Michael Clarke Duncan, Jennifer Garner and Colin FarrellFilm/Adventure

23:00Sexy Beast[SUB AD HD]
A retired safe-breaker enjoying the high life in Spain becomes the target of unwanted attention when his psychotic former gangland boss comes looking to enlist his help and expertise for a major bank robbery in London. British crime thriller, starring Ray Winstone, Ben Kingsley, Ian McShane and Amanda RedmanFilm/Detective/Thriller

00:45Paths of Glory[SUB AD BW HD]
A French assault on a German position during the First World War ends in disaster, but the general in charge refuses to accept the plan was doomed from the start and demands that three men from the ranks be executed as an example to the rest. However, the colonel who led the attack resolves to defend the condemned soldiers. Stanley Kubrick's drama, starring Kirk Douglas and Adolphe MenjouFilm/War

A school teacher and her husband move into a secluded country house in Romania. However, their peaceful life comes to an abrupt end when a gang of mysterious assailants breaks into their home with murderous intent, and the couple find themselves trapped at the mercy of the intruders. Horror, starring Olivia Bonamy, Michael Cohen, Adriana Moca and Maria Roman. In French and RomanianFilm/Horror