Film Four & Film Four +1: 17-06-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Broken Lance[SUB HD]
A cattle baron's son seeks revenge on his three wayward stepbrothers for driving their father to an early grave and then seizing control of the family business he worked tirelessly to build up. Epic Western loosely based on Shakespeare's King Lear, starring Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Richard Widmark and Earl HollimanFilm/Western

13:00Romancing the Stone[SUB HD]
A romantic novelist goes in search of her kidnapped sister in the steamy jungles of South America, only to become the target of a villainous general who demands as a ransom the valuable treasure map in her possession. Help is at hand in the form of a craggy daredevil fortune hunter, who has his eye on a share of the profits. Comedy adventure, starring Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVitoFilm/Comedy/Adventure

15:05Ben-Hur[SUB HD]
A Jewish prince in first-century Jerusalem is reunited with an old Roman friend, who is now the governor of Judea. However, their differing political views over local dissent leads to a bitter quarrel, and the governor uses the pretext of an accident to sell him into slavery and imprison his mother and sister. Years later, the prince returns, determined to seek revenge and find his missing family. Oscar-winning epic, starring Charlton Heston, Stephen Boyd and Haya HarareetFilm/General Movie/Drama

19:05Mirrormask[SUB HD]
A Brighton circus owner's daughter is magically transported to an alternative reality known as the Dark Lands. Trapped inside a strange world, the girl must find a special artefact that will restore power over the realm to the Queen of Light and grant her wish to go home. Fantasy adventure written by Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean, starring Stephanie Leonidas, Gina McKee, Rob Brydon and Stephen FryFilm/Fantasy/Adventure

21:00The General's Daughter[SUB HD]
A military detective is called in to investigate the murder and rape of the daughter of a top-ranking general. However, as he sets about solving the case, he unravels a web of personal betrayal and apparent cover-ups - and suspects the army has a vested interest in suppressing the truth. Mystery thriller, starring John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe, James Cromwell and Timothy Hutton. Part of the Tightly Wound seasonFilm/Detective/Thriller/Mystery

23:15The Black Dahlia[SUB AD HD]
Two Los Angeles detectives investigate the murder of a fledgling starlet in 1947. While one becomes obsessional about the victim, his partner focuses on a sinister connection between the killing and the mysterious daughter of a wealthy family. Crime thriller, based on the book by James Ellroy and the real-life murder of Elizabeth Short, starring Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank and Mia Kirshner. Part of the Tightly Wound seasonFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:35Kinsey[SUB HD]
Fact-based drama exploring the life and work of biologist Alfred Kinsey, who set out to study sexual practices in America. Concerned by the lack of scientific data available on the subject, he conducts a comprehensive series of interviews to document the full gamut of human sexuality - but is not prepared for the public outrage that greets his research. Starring Liam Neeson, Laura Linney, Chris O'Donnell and Peter SarsgaardFilm/General Movie/Drama