Film Four & Film Four +1: 24-04-2012.

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11:00Darby's Rangers[SUB BW]
A seasoned combat hero puts together and trains an elite team of American commandos for special action behind enemy lines in Italy and North Africa. Second World War adventure based on James J Altieri's autobiographical book The Spearheaders, starring James Garner, Etchika Choureau, Jack Warden and Edd ByrnesFilm/Adventure/War

13:20The Bad and the Beautiful[SUB BW]
An actress, a writer and a director remember how an ambitious film producer ruined their careers and trampled over their lives to further his own success. However, the tables turn when he struggles to salvage his shattered reputation, and is forced to turn to his old enemies for help. Drama, starring Kirk Douglas, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon, Dick Powell and Elaine StewartFilm/General Movie/Drama

15:40Anna and the King[SUB HD]
A widowed schoolmistress leaves Victorian England to tutor a son of the King of Siam, only to discover his majesty actually expects her to care for all 58 of his children. In spite of disagreements and many ups and downs, the teacher gradually forms a deep platonic love for her royal employer. Period drama, starring Jodie Foster, Chow Yun-Fat, Ling Bai, Syed Alwi, Tom Felton and Randall Duk KimFilm/General Movie/Drama

A psychiatrist tries to deal with a patient's wild claims that he is a visitor from another planet on a research mission. However, the mystery man appears to have a bizarre effect on all those around him, prompting the doctor to suspect he might be telling the truth. Drama, with Kevin Spacey, Jeff Bridges, Mary McCormack, Alfre Woodard and David Patrick KellyFilm/General Movie/Drama

20:50127 Hours Special[SUB REP]
Danny Boyle, James Franco and writer Simon Beaufoy discuss their new filmFilm/Cinema

21:00127 Hours[SUB AD HD]
A mountain climber gets stuck in an isolated canyon when a boulder crushes his arm. Remaining trapped for five days, he slowly comes to realise no one is going to save him, and that survival will depend on a particularly drastic course of action. Danny Boyle's fact-based drama, with James Franco and Kate MaraFilm/General Movie/Drama

22:50Wendy and Lucy[SUB HD]
A woman decides to leave her life in Indiana and head to Alaska to find potentially lucrative work at a local fish cannery. However, en route her car breaks down and she finds herself stranded in an Oregon town with no money in her pockets and only her dog for company. Drama, starring Michelle Williams, Will Patton, Will Oldham and John RobinsonFilm/General Movie/Drama

00:25River Of Grass[SUB]
A policeman's directionless daughter meets a similarly aimless man in a bar, not realising he is in possession of her father's lost gun, which goes off while breaking into a neighbour's garden. Mistakenly believing they have killed someone, they try to become fugitives, but find it harder than expected. Drama, starring Lisa Bowman and Larry FessendenFilm/General Movie/Drama

02:00The Warrior[BW HD]
A warrior vows to give up his violent ways after a crisis of conscience, but his master is left fuming at this unexpected change of heart, and sends hired killers to exact a suitably bloody revenge. A trek through the Himalayas ensues, as the former champion sets out to find inner peace - with his pursuers hot on his tail. Historical drama, starring Irfan Khan, Puru Chhibber and Sheikh Annuddin. In HindiFilm/General Movie/Drama