Film Four & Film Four +1: 01-02-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Heaven 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

13:15The Thief of Bagdad[SUB HD]
A daring Arabian thief finds himself imprisoned with the deposed king, and together the pair devise a plan to escape and reclaim the throne - with a little help from flying carpets, a genie, a magical jewel and an enchanted mechanical horse. Fantasy adventure, starring Sabu, Conrad Veidt, Rex Ingram, John Justin and June DuprezFilm/Fantasy

15:20Howards End[SUB AD]
Three families from very different backgrounds are thrown together when an aristocratic woman bequeaths part of her estate to a friend, meeting with outrage from her relatives. When the will disappears, the stage is set for a conflict with tragic consequences. Merchant Ivory period drama, based on EM Forster's novel, starring Emma Thompson, Anthony Hopkins and Helena Bonham CarterFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:10Coach Carter[SUB HD]
A former professional basketball player agrees to coach a high-school team, but he is unimpressed by its lack of discipline and instigates a tough new regimen. All goes well until the youngsters start to become complacent, forcing him to take drastic action - which leads to a backlash of complaints from angry parents and pupils alike. Drama, with Samuel L Jackson, Ashanti, Rob Brown and Robert Ri'chardFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00The Hurt Locker[SUB HD]
Two American bomb disposal experts operating in Iraq are assigned a new leader after their previous one dies in action. However, the sergeant's reckless attitude and love of battle consistently puts them at risk. Kathryn Bigelow's Oscar-winning drama, starring Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Guy Pearce and Ralph FiennesFilm/Adventure/War

23:35House of Flying Daggers[HD]
Two imperial officers are sent to find the head of a rebel group, which threatens to destroy the Tang dynasty's tenuous grip on power. Their search leads them to a beautiful blind dancer, who they hope will take them to the mysterious and influential figure - but matters soon take an unexpected turn. Romantic period martial arts adventure from director Zhang Yimou, starring Zhang Ziyi, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Andy Lau and Song Dandan. In MandarinFilm/Adventure

01:50Life Is Sweet[SUB HD]
A suburban chef makes an ill-advised attempt to launch his own fast food business, while his wife is drawn into a socially awkward friend's plans to open a bizarre restaurant. Their twin daughters lead very different lives, one optimistically dreaming of foreign travel, the other concealing an eating disorder. Mike Leigh's comedy drama, starring Alison Steadman, Jim Broadbent, Jane Horrocks, Timothy Spall, Claire Skinner and Stephen ReaFilm/Comedy