Film Four & Film Four +1: 23-09-2012.
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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.
11:00The Man Who Knew Too Little[SUB]A dim-witted American visits his brother in London, who has arranged for him to take part in a murder mystery break. Unfortunately, he gets mistaken for a real assassin sent to kill a Russian dignitary and is pursued by secret agents - while remaining convinced that it is all part of the game. Comedy, starring Bill Murray, Joanne Whalley and Peter GallagherFilm/Comedy
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
15:05Sister Act[SUB HD]Nightclub singer Deloris Van Cartier agrees to testify against her gangster boyfriend after witnessing a murder. Placed in protective custody by the authorities, she is less than pleased to discover she is expected to pose as chaste nun Sister Mary Clarence in a convent. Comedy, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Harvey Keitel, Maggie Smith, Bill Nunn and Kathy NajimyFilm/Comedy
17:05To Catch a Thief[SUB AD HD]A retired cat burglar becomes the prime suspect for a series of robberies carried out in his own distinctive style, and sets out to clear his name by catching the copycat crook responsible. His quest takes him to the Cote d'Azur, where he encounters the demure daughter of a wealthy holiday-maker, and before long the two are drawn together. Alfred Hitchcock's Oscar-winning romantic mystery, starring Cary Grant, Grace Kelly and Jessie Royce LandisFilm/Mystery
19:15The Golden Child[SUB HD]A private eye is recruited by a group of Buddhist mystics and sent on a mission to rescue an abducted boy whose supernatural powers will enable him to bring about world peace. However, the kidnapper is actually a demon in human form, determined to ensure the youngster does not fulfil his destiny. Fantasy adventure, starring Eddie Murphy, Charles Dance and Charlotte LewisFilm/Fantasy
21:00Beverly Hills Cop[SUB HD]Fast-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads for Los Angeles after an old friend is murdered before his eyes. His search for the killers leads him into conflict with a seemingly untouchable drug kingpin, but he also has to contend with the local force, who do not want him taking matters into his own hands. Comedy thriller, starring Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, Ronny Cox, John Ashton and Steven BerkoffFilm/Comedy/Detective/Thriller
23:05Snake in the Eagle's Shadow[HD]A weedy school janitor is constantly being beaten up, until a wise old kung fu master teaches him his secrets. The handyman is soon developing his own fighting style, and returns the favour by protecting his mentor from an evil clan that intends to wipe out all practitioners of his brand of martial arts. Action comedy, with Jackie Chan and Siu Tien Yuen. In CantoneseFilm/Adventure/Comedy
01:00Cellular[SUB AD HD]A teacher is kidnapped by criminals with a grudge against her family, but manages to make contact with the outside world through a telephone. However, she has no idea where she is being held, and has to convince a stranger of the gravity of her situation if she is to save her own life - and protect her family. Thriller, starring Kim Basinger, Jason Statham, Chris Evans and William H MacyFilm/Detective/Thriller