Film Four & Film Four +1: 27-11-2012.
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11:00Battle Cry[SUB]American soldiers going through basic training and eagerly awaiting their first taste of battle are frustrated by a series of non-combat assignments. All this changes when they are called up to fight in a gruelling engagement in the South Pacific. Second World War drama, based on the novel by Leon Uris, starring Van Heflin, Aldo Ray, Tab Hunter, Mona Freeman and Dorothy MaloneFilm/War
13:55The Barbarian and the Geisha[SUB HD]In 1856, the first American Consul to Japan overcomes opposition from the local authorities and is eventually permitted into Tokyo, where he falls in love with a geisha who teaches him how to adapt to her country's customs and protects him from harm. John Huston's romantic drama, starring John Wayne, Eiko Ando and Sam JaffeFilm/General Movie/Drama
16:05Tora! Tora! Tora![SUB HD]Fact-based Second World War drama recounting the bombing of Pearl Harbour from both the Japanese and American perspectives, reconstructing the events leading up to the devastating attack on the US naval base in 1941. Starring Martin Balsam, So Yamamura, Joseph Cotten, James Whitmore and Jason RobardsFilm/War
18:55Mad Money[SUB HD]When her husband loses his job, wealthy Bridget is forced to get a job as a cleaner at a federal reserve bank. She learns that damaged dollar bills are shredded on the premises and recruits two of her co-workers to steal the money everyone thinks will be destroyed. However, after paying her debts, she cannot resist taking some more, drawing the attention of the law. Crime comedy, starring Diane Keaton, Queen Latifah and Katie HolmesFilm/Comedy
21:00The Taking of Pelham 123[SUB HD]Criminals take a crowded New York subway train hostage and threaten to start shooting the passengers unless a $10million ransom is paid in one hour. However, the transport supervisor they issue their demands to begins to suspect the hijacking is part of an even grander scheme. Tony Scott's thriller remake, with Denzel Washington and John TravoltaFilm/Detective/Thriller
23:10Days of Thunder[SUB HD]An arrogant racing driver is determined to seize the reigning champion's crown, but a serious crash jeopardises his chances of ever racing again. Drama, starring Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Randy Quaid and John C ReillyFilm/General Movie/Drama
01:20Quills[SUB HD]The notorious Marquis de Sade is confined to an asylum during the reign of Napoleon, but continues to write and distribute his sexually provocative fiction with the aid of a laundry girl. When a particularly scandalous piece reaches an outraged Napoleon, a puritanical doctor is placed in charge of the hospital and a battle of wills commences. Period drama, starring Geoffrey Rush, Kate Winslet, Michael Caine, Joaquin Phoenix and Billie WhitelawFilm/General Movie/Drama