Film Four & Film Four +1: 03-04-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The 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

12:50Seance on a Wet Afternoon[SUB BW]
A self-professed medium with a greed for money and publicity arranges the kidnap of a wealthy industrialist's daughter, with the intention of winning acclaim and the ransom when she locates the child using her alleged psychic powers. British psychological thriller, starring Kim Stanley, Richard Attenborough, Mark Eden, Nanette Newman, Gerald Sim and Judith DonnerFilm/Detective/Thriller

15:10Carry On Constable[SUB AD BW]
A flu epidemic leaves a police station short of staff, forcing a desperate inspector to send four bungling trainees on the beat. The inept would-be bobbies manage to increase the crime rate even before they have started work, and their long-suffering sergeant faces an uphill battle to whip them into shape. Comedy, starring Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey and Joan SimsFilm/Comedy

16:55Tobruk[SUB HD]
Jewish resistance fighters out to destroy Nazi fuel bunkers during the North African campaign recruit a Canadian major experienced in desert warfare. Risking life and limb, they pose as a German transport detail escorting British prisoners, but it becomes clear that someone in their group is a traitor. Second World War, adventure, starring George Peppard, Rock Hudson, Nigel Green and Guy StockwellFilm/Adventure/War

19:05St Trinian's[SUB HD]
An anarchic girls' boarding school is threatened with closure, owing to financial difficulties and a strict education minister determined to clean up its bad reputation. The pupils realise their hapless teachers are unable to deal with the crisis, so plan to save the day by dabbling in art theft. Comedy, starring Rupert Everett in a dual role alongside Colin Firth, Russell Brand and Gemma ArtertonFilm/Comedy

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

23:20Little Children[SUB HD]
Two suburban parents stuck in unhappy marriages seek solace from their dull lives in a clandestine affair. Meanwhile, the arrival of a convicted sex offender in the neighbourhood sends their tightly-knit community into an uproar of suspicion and fear. Drama, starring Kate Winslet, Patrick Wilson, Jackie Earle Haley and Jennifer ConnellyFilm/General Movie/Drama

02:00Water Lilies
Three teenagers who are part of a synchronised swimming team and growing up in a Parisian suburb struggle with the pressures of puberty. Impulsive Anne has set her sights on a male swimmer for her first sexual encounter, while Marie struggles to separate her feelings of friendship and attraction for the beautiful Floriane. Drama, with Pauline Acquart, Louise Blachere and Adele Haenel. In FrenchFilm/General Movie/Drama