Film Four & Film Four +1: 31-01-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Inn of the Sixth Happiness[SUB HD]
English servant Gladys Aylward fulfills her dream of becoming a missionary in China. Working from a roadside inn used by mule caravans, she ends up caring for dozens of orphans, who she courageously leads to safety through hostile and mountainous territory during the Sino-Japanese War. Fact-based drama, starring Ingrid Bergman, with Curt Jurgens, Ronald Squire and Robert DonatFilm/General Movie/Drama

14:05Cheyenne Autumn[SUB HD]
Three hundred members of a Cheyenne tribe forcibly resettled on a barren reservation make the dangerous journey to their ancestral homeland. A cavalry officer is assigned the task of bringing them back, but begins to sympathise with their plight. John Ford's Western, starring Richard Widmark and James StewartFilm/Western

17:10A Walk in the Clouds[SUB HD]
A salesman, recently returned from the Second World War, meets a pregnant woman who is anxious about returning home to life on her strict parents' vineyard, so he agrees to pose as her husband to calm the waters. But once there, he is reluctant to give up the pleasures of the simple life, despite having a real wife back home. Romantic drama, starring Keanu Reeves, Aitana Sanchez-Gijon and Anthony QuinnFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:10The Spiderwick Chronicles[SUB AD HD]
Life for identical twins Jared and Simon and their sister Mallory begins afresh when their mother inherits a spooky mansion. But after moving in, strange things begin to happen, and as the youngsters investigate, they discover a book that opens up a mysterious world of amazing supernatural creatures. Fantasy adventure, starring Freddie Highmore in a dual role alongside Sarah Bolger and Nick NolteFilm/Fantasy/Adventure

21:00The Piano[SUB HD]
A mute Scottish widow travels to New Zealand with her daughter, and enters into a loveless arranged marriage. Her one means of self-expression is her piano, which her husband sells to a gruff settler who has adopted Maori culture. He allows her to play the instrument, and through their shared love of music, a passionate affair develops. Period drama, starring Oscar-winners Holly Hunter and Anna Paquin. With Harvey Keitel and Sam NeillFilm/General Movie/Drama

23:15The Thin Red Line[SUB HD]
Following the personal stories of American soldiers sent to the Pacific island of Guadalcanal and forced to confront their fears to fight during a bitter conflict. Terrence Malick's epic Second World War drama, adapted from James Jones' autobiographical 1962 novel. Starring an ensemble cast, including Sean Penn, Ben Chaplin, Nick Nolte, Jim Caviezel and Woody HarrelsonFilm/Adventure/War

02:25Lights In The Dusk
A lonely night-watchman working in a Helsinki shopping mall falls under the spell of a mysterious femme fatale. But he does not realise she is only interested in him so she can get him to help in a robbery. Left to take the fall, he finds himself the prime suspect in the ensuing police investigation - but remains too infatuated to incriminate her. Crime drama, starring Janne Hyytiainen and Maria Jarvenhelmi. In Finnish and RussianFilm/General Movie/Drama