Film Four & Film Four +1: 27-06-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00American Guerrilla in the Philippines[SUB]
A US Navy officer finds himself stranded in enemy waters after his ship is torpedoed. Unwilling to admit defeat, he sets about proving his mettle by organising members of a local resistance group to take on the marauding Japanese troops. Second World War drama, starring Tyrone Power, Micheline Presle, Tom Ewell and Tommy Cook. Directed by Fritz LangFilm/War

13:10The Gentle Sex[SUB BW]
Seven women from vastly different backgrounds are brought together as volunteers in the Auxiliary Territorial Service during the Second World War. Despite their differences they become firm friends during training and on assignment driving military transport and operating anti-aircraft guns. Drama, starring Rosamund John, Joan Greenwood, Lilli Palmer, John Justin and Joan GatesFilm/General Movie/Drama/War

15:00Challenge to Lassie[SUB]
A faithful dog in Victorian Edinburgh keeps a night-and-day watch over the grave of his dead master, who rescued him as a pup and raised him to be a champion sheepdog. Meanwhile, a battle of wills ensues between a by-the-book policeman and a kindly publican over the loyal canine's well-being. Richard Thorpe's drama, based on the true story of Greyfriars Bobby, with Edmund Gwenn, Donald Crisp and Reginald OwenFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:35Can-Can[SUB HD]
A nightclub owner and her boyfriend in 19th-century Paris stage a risque act based on the celebrated dance, only to find themselves threatened with legal action and the prospect of having to close down their establishment. Musical drama, starring Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Maurice Chevalier and Louis Jourdan. Featuring songs by Cole Porter, including C'est Magnifique, I Love Paris and Let's Do ItFilm/General Movie/Drama/Musical

19:10My Super Ex-girlfriend[SUB AD HD]
Ordinary New Yorker Matt starts dating a woman he meets on the subway, unaware she is the superhero G-Girl. When he breaks up with the insecure crimefighter, she is outraged and uses her superpowers to make his life a misery. Meanwhile, her arch-enemy sees Matt as a potential ally in defeating G-Girl once and for all. Fantasy comedy, starring Uma Thurman, Luke Wilson and Eddie IzzardFilm/Comedy/Fantasy

21:00How to Lose Friends & Alienate People[SUB AD HD]
A self-promoting writer is offered a position on the staff of a New York fashion magazine thanks to his irreverent views on the world of celebrity. However, he soon discovers his opinions render him incapable of relating to the superficial personalities he is expected to work with, not to mention his egotistical boss. Comedy based on Toby Young's memoirs, starring Simon Pegg, Kirsten Dunst, Jeff Bridges, Megan Fox and Gillian AndersonFilm/Comedy

23:10AVP: Alien vs Predator[SUB HD]
A team of scientists investigates the discovery of a mysterious pyramid beneath the Antarctic ice, which is inhabited by a deadly alien race. Meanwhile, a second species of hostile extraterrestrials are on their way to prove their worth by vanquishing the first in battle - with the unfortunate humans caught in the middle. Sci-fi thriller, starring Sanaa Lathan, Raoul Bova and Lance HenriksenFilm/Science Fiction/Detective/Thriller

01:00The Death of Mr Lazarescu
An elderly man is convinced he is seriously ill - but his heavy drinking gives doctors reason to think that he is only hungover. Eventually he meets a sympathetic paramedic, who realises he is telling the truth, but the old man's problems continue as the pair embark on a tedious journey through run-down city hospitals, encountering indifference and bureaucracy along the way. Comedy drama, starring Iaon Fiscuteanu and Luminita Gheorghiu. In RomanianFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama