Film Four & Film Four +1: 29-03-2012.
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11:00The Sea Inside[HD]
Fact-based Spanish drama about a fisherman who is paralysed from the neck down in a diving accident. After spending years dependent on others to take care of him, he decides to fight for the legal right to end his own life. Starring Javier Bardem, Belen Rueda and Lola Duenas. In Spanish, Catalan and GalicianFilm/General Movie/Drama
13:25The Cross of Lorraine[SUB BW]
French soldiers promised their freedom if they surrender in the early days of the German occupation are instead sent to a brutal prison camp. While some collaborate with their captors, one refuses to give up, inspiring the others to continue the fight. Second World War drama, starring Gene Kelly, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Cedric Hardwicke, Peter Lorre and Hume CronynFilm/General Movie/Drama/War
A put-upon teacher at an inner-city secondary school struggles to cope with his disruptive pupils and tempts fate by taking them on a fortnight's trip to an outdoor pursuits centre. Big-screen version of the TV comedy, starring John Alderton, Deryck Guyler, Noel Howlett, Joan Sanderson and Richard DaviesFilm/Comedy
17:15A Challenge for Robin Hood[SUB]
Hammer's version of the famous tale about the legendary medieval outlaw who robbed the rich to help the poor. Here he is forced to battle his own cousin when the scheming villain seizes control of the hero's rightful inheritance - while the wily Sheriff of Nottingham waits to turn the family feud to his advantage. Action adventure, starring Barrie Ingham, James Hayter, Leon Greene and Gay HamiltonFilm/Adventure
The Devil appears as a beautiful woman to a lovelorn computer buff and grants him seven wishes in exchange for his soul. However, he quickly discovers that dealing with the Princess of Darkness is not so simple, and when he uses his wishes to woo the girl he loves they all backfire on him in disastrous fashion. Fantasy comedy remake, with Brendan Fraser, Elizabeth Hurley, Frances O'Connor and Miriam ShorFilm/Comedy/Fantasy
21:00Mission: Impossible III[SUB AD HD]
Former secret agent Ethan Hunt is called out of retirement when an ex-trainee is taken hostage by a ruthless arms dealer, but when the rescue operation goes wrong, the villain decides to target Hunt's fiancee. Action thriller sequel directed by JJ Abrams, starring Tom Cruise, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Michelle Monaghan, Ving Rhames and Simon PeggFilm/Detective/Thriller
Premiere. A therapist's wife is plunged into despair by the death of their son. Taking personal responsibility for her recovery, her husband takes her to a remote cabin where mysterious sinister events had occurred in the past - but in isolation, both give in to their darker urges and descend into savagery. Lars von Trier's drama, starring Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg. Introduced by Mark KermodeFilm/General Movie/Drama
A wife is disillusioned with being neglected by her workaholic husband and demands a divorce. She has a series of relationships, but none of them lives up to her idealised vision of love. Years later, she looks back on her life and the consequences of her refusal to compromise. Drama, which was director Carl Theodor Dreyer's final completed film. Starring Nina Pens Rode and Bendt Rothe. In DanishFilm/General Movie/Drama