Film Four & Film Four +1: 06-09-2012.

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Elderly Aleksandra Nikolaevna visits her grandson, a conscript based in a camp outside Grozny, and is appalled by the conditions the soldiers have to endure. She finds it difficult to come to terms with the realities of military life and, after an illuminating encounter with a kindly local, she begins to question the justification for the hostilities. Drama set during the Chechen conflict, with Galina Vishnevskaya, Vasily Shevtsov and Raisa Gichaeva. In Russian and ChechenFilm/General Movie/Drama

12:50Very Important Person[SUB BW]
A pompous Allied scientist ends up in a PoW camp after crash-landing during a reconnaissance mission over Germany. His uncompromising attitude and a series of misunderstandings initially earn him the enmity of his fellow inmates, but his popularity improves when he devises an audacious escape plan. Second World War comedy, with James Robertson Justice, Stanley Baxter, Leslie Phillips and Eric SykesFilm/Comedy

A brave knight defies his father and enlists the help of a rich man and his daughter to rescue Richard the Lionheart from imprisonment. Along the way they also have to counter the machinations of tyrannical Prince John, who is determined their quest will fail. Medieval adventure based on Walter Scott's novel, starring Robert Taylor, Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders and Guy RolfeFilm/Adventure

16:55Singin' In The Rain[SUB AD HD]
A silent-movie star tries to win the heart of an aspiring actress as the introduction of sound changes the film business for ever. However, his frequent on-screen love interest does not take kindly to this real-life romance. Musical comedy, starring Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Jean Hagen and Millard Mitchell. Songs include Make 'em Laugh, You Are My Lucky Star and the title numberFilm/Musical/Comedy

19:00Failure to Launch[SUB AD HD]
A thirtysomething man has no intention of leaving the family home, so his exasperated parents respond by hiring a woman who earns her living enticing stay-at-home men to fall in love with her and then encouraging them to fly the nest. Romantic comedy, starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew McConaughey, with Kathy Bates and Zooey DeschanelFilm/Comedy

20:50Tony Scott Interview[SUB REP]
The late director of Top Gun and True Romance discusses his careerFilm/Cinema

21:00Top Gun[SUB AD HD]
An arrogant pilot's maverick flying skills earn him a place in an elite US Navy school, where he comes into conflict with a fellow student and falls for his civilian instructor. A tragedy in the air threatens to end his military career - until an international incident offers him a chance to redeem himself. The late Tony Scott's action adventure, starring Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards and Tom SkerrittFilm/Adventure

23:10Domino[SUB AD HD]
The daughter of a respected actor becomes bored with her high society lifestyle and trains to become a bounty hunter. However, the thrills of her new occupation, coupled with the presence of television cameras, soon send her life spiralling out of control. The late Tony Scott's thriller, starring Keira Knightley, Mickey Rourke and Jacqueline BissetFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:35Loving Memory[SUB BW HD]
A brother and sister lead an isolated existence on the Yorkshire moors. When the woman brings an injured cyclist home, she relates to him the grisly secret that has been haunting them for years. Drama which was the late Tony Scott's directorial debut, starring Rosamund Greenwood, David Pugh and Roy EvansFilm/General Movie/Drama