Film Four & Film Four +1: 05-11-2012.
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11:00The Desperadoes[SUB HD]When the bank in a small Utah town is robbed, a reformed outlaw travelling through the area is the prime suspect, and ends up behind bars. However, the local sheriff is convinced the former bandit really has changed his ways, so breaks him out of prison to help track down the real culprits. Western, starring Glenn Ford, Randolph Scott and Evelyn KeyesFilm/Western
12:45Blossoms in the Dust[SUB]The story of Edna Gladney, who responded to the tragic death of her own child by establishing a home for unwanted and orphaned youngsters in early 20th-century Texas. After giving shelter to thousands of children, she went on to fight the stigma of illegitimacy and have the term struck from birth records. Fact-based drama, starring Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Felix Bressart and Marsha HuntFilm/General Movie/Drama
14:45Guns at Batasi[SUB BW HD]Rebels besiege the headquarters of a British battalion garrisoned in Africa, enraged by the officers' refusal to give up a prisoner. Meanwhile, the sergeant major struggles to maintain order in his increasingly tense surroundings. Drama, starring Richard Attenborough, Jack Hawkins, Flora Robson and Mia FarrowFilm/General Movie/Drama
16:50The Man in the Iron Mask[SUB HD]The despotic king of France imprisons his identical twin and sees to it that he always wears a metal mask to avoid being identified, but musketeer D'Artagnan has a plan to restore the rightful heir to the throne. Swashbuckling adventure, based on the classic story by Alexandre Dumas, starring Richard Chamberlain in a dual role, with Patrick McGoohan, Louis Jourdan and Jenny AgutterFilm/Adventure
18:55The Wedding Planner[SUB]A wedding planner is swept off her feet by a dashing doctor, but her dreams of making him her husband suffer a setback when she discovers she has already been hired to organise his marriage to another woman. Romantic comedy, starring Jennifer Lopez, Matthew McConaughey, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Justin Chambers and Joanna GleasonFilm/Comedy
21:00The Illusionist[SUB AD HD]In early 20th-century Vienna, a man becomes obsessed with the art of conjuring after an encounter with a travelling magician. He decides to leave his homeland to explore the world and perfect his skills. He returns years later a very talented illusionist, and is bent on using his gift to save the love of his life from a marriage to a cruel and vicious prince. Mystery thriller, starring Edward Norton, Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel and Rufus SewellFilm/Detective/Thriller/Mystery
23:10Tiny Furniture[SUB HD]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
01:05Letters from Iwo Jima[HD]The story of the gruelling defence of the strategically important island of Iwo Jima and the 40-day battle with US forces, seen from the perspective of a Japanese general and his greatly outnumbered soldiers, who expressed their experiences in the letters they wrote to their loved ones back home. Clint Eastwood's Second World War drama, starring Ken Watanabe, Kazunari Ninomiya, Tsuyoshi Ihara and Ryo Kase. In Japanese and EnglishFilm/War