Film Four & Film Four +1: 26-01-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00La Regle du Jeu[BW HD]
A pilot returns from a record-breaking flight consumed with misery, as the married woman he is in love with does not feel the same way. A friend arranges for him to attend a shooting party held by the object of his affection's aristocratic husband, and the romantic intrigues expose deep-set class divisions. Comedy drama, directed by and starring Jean Renoir. With Roland Toutain, Marcel Dalio and Nora Gregor. In FrenchFilm/Comedy

13:05The 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

15:10The 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

16:55Heaven Can Wait[SUB HD]
A roguish playboy dies and goes to Hell, but the Devil is not convinced he has sinned enough or has the right wicked credentials to merit entry. This prompts the old rascal to recount the story of his outrageously immoral life, from stealing his cousin's fiancee to meddling in his son's romance with a singer. Fantasy comedy, starring Don Ameche, Laird Cregar, Gene Tierney and Spring ByingtonFilm/Fantasy/Comedy

19:05Big Business[SUB HD]
The first-born babies in two sets of identical twins are mixed up at birth by a short-sighted nurse, leading to their being raised in vastly different social circles. In later life, one pair brought up in a poor mining town travel to New York to challenge a powerful conglomerate - only to find the other pair is in charge of the company. Comedy, starring Bette Midler and Lily Tomlin in dual roles alongside Fred Ward and Edward HerrmannFilm/Comedy

21:00East Is East[SUB AD HD]
Pakistani chip shop owner George Khan tries to keep his seven unruly children under control in 1970s Salford. Revelling in the pleasures of adolescence, the flares-wearing youngsters seem determined to ignore his moral advice - but a shock is in store for two of his teenage sons in the shape of arranged marriages. Comedy drama, starring Om Puri, Linda Bassett, Jimi Mistry and Archie PanjabiFilm/Comedy

22:50District 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

00:30Dogtown and Z-Boys[SUB]
Documentary charting the history of skateboarding, from its 1970s emergence as a land-based form of surfing in Los Angeles and its subsequent explosion of popularity worldwide, to its current status as a widely-practised extreme sport. Narrated by Sean Penn, with contributions from experts Jay Adams and Tony AlvaFilm/Documentary/Extreme/Minority Sports

02:20The Woodsman[SUB]
A convicted child molester tries to rebuild his life after 12 years in prison. He struggles to keep his dark urges in check in the face of hostility from those who discover his secret, rejection by his family and harassment from a police officer who is convinced he will inevitably reoffend. Drama, starring Kevin Bacon, Kyra Sedgwick and Mos DefFilm/General Movie/Drama