Film Four & Film Four +1: 12-02-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Porridge[SUB AD]
Cellmates Fletcher and Godber are coerced into aiding an escape attempt organised by the sinister Grouty. However, the two jailbirds struggle to break back into prison before their absence is detected by the formidable Mr Mackay. Comedy based on the TV series, starring Ronnie Barker, Richard Beckinsale, Peter Vaughan, Fulton Mackay and Brian WildeFilm/Comedy

13:00Home Alone[SUB AD HD]
A boy has to fend for himself when he is accidentally left behind after his family jets off to Paris for Christmas. The youngster initially enjoys his freedom, but is soon forced to resort to ingenious booby traps to defend the family home from two dim-witted burglars. Comedy, starring Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard, Catherine O'Hara and John CandyFilm/Comedy

15:00Bugsy Malone[SUB AD HD]
Alan Parker's slapstick musical comedy, featuring a cast composed entirely of children and following a war between rival gangsters in 1920s New York - fought with custard pies and cream-firing tommy guns. When a slick mobster acquires devastating new weapons, his arch rival enlists the aid of a small-time chancer to steal them. Starring Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger and John Cassisi, with Jodie Foster in an early appearanceFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:50Planet of the Apes[SUB HD]
A spaceship crash-lands on a mysterious planet where humans are mute creatures who find themselves at the mercy of intelligent apes. The world's simian rulers are horrified when one of the crew reveals he can speak and plan to have him killed, but two chimpanzee scientists intervene, determined to learn from the new arrival. Sci-fi drama, starring Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter and Maurice EvansFilm/Science Fiction

19:00The Bad News Bears[SUB HD]
A gruff former minor-league baseball player agrees to coach a team of youngsters. However, he is shocked by how woefully hopeless the would-be sports heroes really are. Gritting his teeth, he vows to do his best, with the help of an old girlfriend's talented daughter and a grim-faced biker. Comedy, starring Walter Matthau, Tatum O'Neal, Ben Piazza, Joyce Van Patten and Vic MorrowFilm/Comedy

21:00What Lies Beneath[SUB AD HD]
A doctor's wife recovering from a car accident is troubled by terrifying visions of a ghostly girl who seems to be asking for help from beyond the grave. While her husband thinks the experiences are the result of her recent trauma, a psychiatrist urges her to communicate with the spirit. Supernatural thriller, starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Harrison Ford, Diana Scarwid and Joe MortonFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:30Hot Rod[SUB HD]
Small-town loser Rod dreams of being an Evel Knievel-style daredevil motorcyclist, despite having little, if any talent for it. When his stepfather becomes critically ill, the family need to raise money for an operation, so Rod decides to rise to the occasion by planning a record-breaking stunt. Comedy, starring Andy Samberg, Ian McShane and Sissy SpacekFilm/Comedy

01:15Blackball[SUB HD]
An unruly bowls player is banned from his stuffy local club - until the members realise they need his considerable talent to win a landmark victory against a formidable Australian team. Acquiring a flashy American agent, the bad boy of bowls finds himself partnered for the tournament with his old enemy, the club's disapproving veteran champion. Comedy, with Paul Kaye, James Cromwell, Bernard Cribbins and Vince VaughnFilm/Comedy