Film Four & Film Four +1: 20-07-2012.
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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.
11:00Waterloo Road[SUB BW]
A soldier serving in the Second World War discovers his wife has betrayed him by having an affair with a petty crook, so he resolves to settle matters and deserts from the army. He returns to a Blitz-ravaged London to confront his rival, but his quest for retribution is interrupted by an air raid. Drama, starring John Mills, Joy Shelton, Alastair Sim and Stewart GrangerFilm/General Movie/Drama
12:30The Time Machine[SUB]
A Victorian scientist creates a device that catapults him through time and sends him far into the future to a nightmarish age where humans have been divided into two species - one a gentle childlike race dwelling on the surface of the planet, the other a subterranean tribe of cannibals. Sci-fi adventure, starring Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, Alan Young and Sebastian CabotFilm/Science Fiction
14:30Doctor Dolittle[SUB HD]
A Victorian veterinary surgeon is certified insane after developing the ability to talk to his patients in their own language. Undaunted, he manages to escape from the asylum and embark on a quest to locate a rare aquatic snail. Oscar-winning musical comedy, with Rex Harrison, Samantha Eggar, Richard Attenborough and Anthony Newley. Songs include Talk to the Animals and I've Never Seen Anything Like ItFilm/Musical/Comedy
A party of explorers studying the sunken remains of the famous liner meets an elderly woman who was a passenger on the ill-fated maiden voyage. She recounts how she boarded the ship while on the brink of being forced into marriage by her family, and was stopped from killing herself by a penniless artist. She falls in love with her saviour, but the disaster on the horizon meant their time together was doomed to be short. James Cameron's Oscar-winning romantic drama, starring Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates and Bill PaxtonFilm/General Movie/Drama
21:00Avatar[SUB AD HD]
Paraplegic marine Jake Sully is sent to the alien moon of Pandora to take part in the Avatar Program in place of his dead scientist brother. However, once there Jake is asked to infiltrate the native Na'vi and gather intelligence for a corrupt mining executive. But as he learns their ways and is welcomed into a tribe, he begins to question whether he is doing the right thing. James Cameron's sci-fi adventure, starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver and Stephen LangFilm/Science Fiction/Adventure/War
As teenage crime spirals out of control, the Japanese government adopt a hardline approach, sending classes of youngsters to an isolated island where they will be forced to kill or be killed in ever more horrifying ways. Thriller, starring Takeshi Kitano, Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda and Taro Yamamoto. In JapaneseFilm/Detective/Thriller
A child is born to a Mexican father and an Italian mother, who go their separate ways to live in their respective home countries. When he is five, the boy goes to visit his father in Mexico. As their time together comes to an end, father and son go on a journey to the Caribbean in a fishing boat. Drama, starring Jorge Machado and Natan Machado Palombini. In Spanish and ItalianFilm/General Movie/Drama