Film Four & Film Four +1: 01-11-2012.
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11:00TulpanFormer soldier Asa goes to live with his sister and her family on the steppes of Kazakhstan. Asa longs to be a shepherd, but needs to marry first, so sets out to woo a local woman, only to be rejected before he has even met her. Undaunted, he resolves to prove to her that he is a worthy husband. Comedy drama, with Askhat Kuchinchirekov and Ondas Besikbasov. In Kazakh and RussianFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama
13:00The Electric Horseman[SUB HD]A washed-up former rodeo star steals a maltreated thoroughbred horse and rides it cross-country to decent grazing land. His employer issues a reward for the return of the animal, while a sympathetic reporter is keen to find the troubled cowboy and tell his story. Drama, starring Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Valerie Perrine and Willie Nelson. Directed by Sydney PollackFilm/General Movie/Drama
15:20Cocoon: The Return[SUB HD]Three elderly couples return to Earth five years after leaving to retire on a distant planet, surprising their families who assumed they were dead. Several of their alien friends have come back with them to recover members of their own race who were left behind in cocoons on the ocean floor, one of which has been abducted by a government research institute. Sci-fi sequel, with Wilford Brimley, Don Ameche, Steve Guttenberg and Jessica TandyFilm/Science Fiction
17:40Australia[SUB HD]An aristocratic Englishwoman inherits a vast cattle station in the Australian Outback in the 1930s. When her land comes under threat from a rival farmer aiming to build a monopoly, she is forced to lead her herd across the wilderness to secure the farm's future, falling for a tough stock-man and forming a friendship with a half-Aboriginal boy along the way. However, as they make their journey, the country becomes drawn into the Second World War. Baz Luhrmann's epic romantic drama, starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh JackmanFilm/General Movie/Drama
20:50Skyfall Interview SpecialDirector Sam Mendes and cast members including Daniel Craig discuss the making of the new James Bond filmFilm/Cinema
21:00Punch-Drunk Love[SUB HD]A socially awkward salesman's henpecking sisters have left him without a life of his own and a great deal of anger. However, when they fix him up on a date with a free-spirited woman he is totally smitten - and determined nothing will spoil his one shot at true love. Unfortunately, a call he made to an adult chatline leaves him open to blackmail and threatens to jeopardise his new romance. Paul Thomas Anderson's comedy, with Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Luis GuzmanFilm/Comedy
22:50Hard Eight[SUB HD]An unsuccessful gambler is befriended by a professional conman who offers to teach him the tricks of the trade. Delighted, he accepts - but an unscheduled bout of romance with a waitress threatens his new life. Paul Thomas Anderson's crime drama, starring Philip Baker Hall, Gwyneth Paltrow, Samuel L Jackson and Philip Seymour HoffmanFilm/General Movie/Drama
00:45MASH[SUB HD]American battlefield surgeons embark on a campaign of drinking, womanising and practical jokes in an attempt to alleviate the horror of the Korean War. Satirical comedy drama directed by Robert Altman, which spawned a long-running TV series. Starring Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould, Tom Skerritt, Sally Kellerman and Robert DuvallFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama
03:05Skyfall Interview SpecialDirector Sam Mendes and cast members including Daniel Craig discuss the making of the new James Bond filmFilm/Cinema