Film Four & Film Four +1: 08-08-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00King Solomon's Mines[SUB HD]
A rugged soldier of fortune is hired to help a woman find her father, who is missing in the African wilderness. However, during his mission, he gets caught up in the search for a legendary treasure - and must fight for his life against cannibals, the German army and a long-standing foe. Action adventure based on H Rider Haggard's novel, with Richard Chamberlain, Sharon Stone, Herbert Lom and John Rhys-DaviesFilm/Adventure

13:00The History of Mr Polly[SUB BW]
A daydreaming Victorian clerk comes into a large inheritance, which he invests in setting himself up as a gentlemen's outfitter. However, his lacklustre business and hasty marriage to a crabby harridan only bring unhappiness, so he begins to make desperate plans to escape. Period comedy based on HG Wells' novel, starring John Mills, Betty Ann Davies, Sally Ann Howes and Finlay CurrieFilm/Comedy

14:55The Spoilers[SUB]
Two successful gold prospectors team up with a saloon owner in 19th-century Alaska to protect their mining rights from an unscrupulous rival and a corrupt judge determined to get rich at their expense. Western, starring Anne Baxter, Jeff Chandler and Rory CalhounFilm/Western

16:40Battle for the Planet of the Apes[SUB HD]
A race of intelligent chimps vies with warlike gorillas and deadly mutant humans for control of a post-apocalyptic Earth. The fifth and final instalment in the sci-fi adventure series, starring Roddy McDowall, Claude Akins and Paul Williams, and featuring a cameo appearance by John HustonFilm/Science Fiction

18:25Star Trek: the Motion Picture[SUB AD HD]
A mysterious, planet-sized energy cloud is heading for Earth, destroying everything in its path. Admiral James T Kirk returns to the bridge of the Enterprise to stop the invader, but he has to contend with a bitter rival and the possession of one of his crew by the alien force. Sci-fi adventure, the first movie based on the TV series, starring William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley and Persis KhambattaFilm/Adventure/Science Fiction

21:00Mission: Impossible[SUB HD]
Secret agents suspect there is a traitor in their organisation when their latest assignment ends in disaster. The sole survivor is accused of being the mole, forcing him to go on the run to clear his name. However, in the process, he discovers a former Russian spy is selling information about the world's leading undercover operatives. Action thriller based on the 1960s TV series, starring Tom Cruise, Jon Voight and Ving RhamesFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:10Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay[SUB HD]
Premiere. The perpetually stoned duo plan a trip to Amsterdam, but no sooner have they boarded the plane when they are arrested for terrorist offences and shipped off to the notorious prison camp. Comedy sequel, starring John Cho, Kal Penn, Neil Patrick Harris and Rob CorddryFilm/Comedy

01:05Samson & Delilah[SUB HD]
A rebellious teenage layabout from an Aboriginal community in the Australian Outback falls in love with a girl who is devoted to caring for her grandmother. When the couple become victims of violence, they decide to abandon their home and go in search of a better life together. Drama, starring Rowan McNamara and Marissa GibsonFilm/General Movie/Drama