Film Four & Film Four +1: 14-05-2012.

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11:00Distant Drums[SUB]
An army officer mounts a daring raid through the treacherous Florida swamplands. His mission is to to take on a group of marauding Seminole rebels, as well as the gun runners who have been supplying them with weapons, and rescue a group of settlers who have been taken hostage by the tribe. Western, starring Gary Cooper, Mari Aldon, Richard Webb, Ray Teal and Arthur HunnicuttFilm/Western

13:00The Frogmen[SUB AD BW HD]
A team of underwater demolition experts embarks on a mission to find a safe landing site for the US military to launch an invasion on a South Pacific island occupied by Japanese army and naval forces. But first the commander and his men must put aside their personal differences to ensure the mission is successful. Thriller, starring Richard Widmark, Dana Andrews and Gary MerrillFilm/War

14:55Black Narcissus[SUB HD]
Five British nuns establish a school and hospital on a remote mountainside in the Himalayas, where the nursing sisters face isolation as well as native distrust. However, it is the presence of a male land agent that takes a final toll on their peace of mind. Oscar-winning drama from directorial team Powell and Pressburger. With Deborah Kerr, David Farrar, Kathleen Byron, Flora Robson and Jean SimmonsFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:55Avalanche Express[SUB HD]
A CIA agent uses a defecting Russian spy to lure a Soviet biological warfare scientist on board a train heading across Europe. His aim is to eliminate the expert and so remove the threat he poses to world peace. At the same time, Russian spy-catchers are also pursuing the defector, unaware all their lives are in danger as blizzards begin to blow in. Cold War thriller, with Robert Shaw, who died during production, Lee Marvin, Linda Evans and Maximilian SchellFilm/Detective/Thriller

18:40CutThroat Island[SUB]
A tough female pirate enlists the help of an educated slave in finding the three parts of a map leading to buried treasure. However, one of the pieces is in the hands of her cruel uncle, and she also has to find the loot before her crew mutinies or the British Navy catches up with her. Swashbuckling adventure, starring Geena Davis, Matthew Modine, Frank Langella and Maury ChaykinFilm/Adventure

21:00A Time to Kill[SUB AD HD]
A lawyer in Mississippi agrees to defend a black man charged with killing the two racist thugs who raped his 10-year-old daughter - but he is ill-prepared for the racial tension and violence which erupts during the course of the trial. Courtroom drama, based on a novel by John Grisham and starring Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L Jackson, Donald Sutherland and Kevin SpaceyFilm/General Movie/Drama

23:50The Limey[SUB]
A British jailbird heads for Los Angeles to investigate the circumstances surrounding his daughter's death, but a slimy record executive seems determined to prevent him discovering the truth. Steven Soderbergh's thriller, starring Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda, Lesley Ann Warren, Luis Guzman, Barry Newman and Joe Dallesandro. The film incorporates footage from Ken Loach's 1967 film Poor Cow, which also starred Stamp, in flashback scenesFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:35A Gun For George[SUB BW HD]
Short film about a writer who arranged for gangsters to fund a movie adaptation of one of his books, only for the backers to murder his brother, who was playing the leading role. As his contract comes to an end, his thoughts turn to revenge. Starring Edward Halsted, Veronica Roberts and Tim SkeltonGeneral Movie/Drama

01:55Asylum[SUB HD]
A psychiatrist takes up a post in a mental institution, where his bored and unfulfilled wife befriends a male patient. However, when the disturbed man - an artist who murdered his unfaithful partner - is given a work assignment close to the family's home, their friendship rapidly turns into a passionate affair. Drama set in the 1950s, with Natasha Richardson, Hugh Bonneville, Ian McKellen and Marton CsokasFilm/Detective/Thriller