Film Four & Film Four +1: 23-10-2012.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00The Guns of Fort Petticoat[SUB HD]A lieutenant deserts after his commanding officer launches an unprovoked attack on a Comanche village during the Civil War. Realising that there are no soldiers in his home town to protect it from reprisals, he returns to train the local women to defend themselves. Western, starring Audie Murphy, Kathryn Grant, Hope Emerson and Jeff DonnellFilm/Western

12:40The Man Who Knew Too Much[SUB HD]An American couple on holiday in Morocco witness the killing of a local man they have befriended. Before dying he whispers a secret that has serious political implications - but they are stopped from telling the police when their son is kidnapped by a gang of spies bent on keeping them silent. Alfred Hitchcock's remake of his own 1934 thriller, with James Stewart, Doris Day, Bernard Miles and Daniel Gelin. Featuring Day's performance of Oscar-winning song Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)Film/Detective/Thriller

15:00Shenandoah[SUB HD]A Virginian farmer is left to raise seven children after his wife dies. He tries to keep his family out of the American Civil War, but when Union troops abduct his son, and his son-in-law enlists with the Confederates, he is unable to maintain his neutral stance and is dragged into the conflict. Western, starring James Stewart, Doug McClure, Rosemary Forsyth, Katharine Ross and Patrick WayneFilm/Western

17:05The Nutty Professor[SUB HD]A shy, awkward chemistry teacher harbours a crush on a beautiful student. When he creates a potion that transforms him into an irresistible ladies' man, he comes close to attracting her attention - but at every critical moment the effects of the elixir wear off. Comedy, starring Jerry Lewis, Stella Stevens, Howard Morris and Kathleen FreemanFilm/Comedy

19:15the simpsons movie[SUB AD HD]Homer unwittingly pollutes Lake Springfield, so the US government decides to isolate the city underneath a giant dome. The Simpsons manage to escape and plan to start a new life in Alaska - but learn Springfield is about to be destroyed, and return to save their friends. With the voices of Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright and Yeardley SmithFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

21:00Date Night[SUB AD HD]A married couple stuck in a rut try to liven up their relationship with a romantic evening at a popular New York restaurant. They manage to sneak in by claiming someone else's reservation - but the people whose table they take are in debt to gangsters, and hitmen are soon on their trail. Comedy, starring Tina Fey, Steve Carell and Mark WahlbergFilm/Comedy

22:50Tiny Furniture[SUB HD]Premiere. A university graduate returns to her home town, having been abandoned by her boyfriend and finding herself with no career prospects. As she settles back into the life she had tried to escape, she makes a series of disastrous decisions while working out what to do with her life. Comedy drama, directed by and starring Lena Dunham. With Laurie Simmons and Grace DunhamFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama

00:45Persepolis[HD]A rebellious girl spends her formative years in Tehran during the Iranian revolution and the rise of religious fundamentalism after the war with Iraq. As she enters her teens her family send her away to Austria to study, but living in the West presents its own challenges. Adaptation of Marjane Satrapi's autobiographical graphic novel, with the voices of Chiara Mastroianni and Catherine Deneuve. In English, French, Persian and GermanFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

02:35Old Joy[SUB]Two old friends - one a responsible family man, the other a directionless free spirit - embark on a camping trip together. But as they journey into the wilderness, they are forced to face up to how much they have changed over the years - perhaps too much for their friendship to survive. Drama, starring Daniel London and Will OldhamFilm/General Movie/Drama