Film Four & Film Four +1: 17-12-2012.
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11:00Stalag 17[SUB BW HD]The inmates of a German PoW camp are convinced there is a traitor in their midst when the guards seem to be forewarned of their escape attempts. An unassuming sergeant content to remain a captive until the end of the conflict becomes the focus of suspicion as mob mentality takes hold. Billy Wilder's satirical Second World War drama, starring an Oscar-winning William Holden, with Don Taylor, Otto Preminger and Harvey LembeckFilm/War
13:25Billy Rose's Jumbo[SUB HD]The daughter of a circus owner is determined to save the struggling show from a hostile takeover. However, she fails to realise the man she has turned to for help is in fact her fiercest rival's son, who has infiltrated her organisation on purpose to seduce her in a bid to undermine the business. Musical, starring Doris Day, Jimmy Durante, Stephen Boyd, Dean Jagger and Joseph WaringFilm/Musical
15:50The Hobbit Interview SpecialPeter Jackson discusses returning to the world of The Lord of the Rings for his new fantasy trilogyFilm/Cinema
15:55Ice Cold in Alex[SUB AD BW]The crew and passengers of an ambulance become stranded in the Libyan desert and face a perilous journey back to civilisation. Leading the trek is an alcoholic Army captain, who vows to remain sober until he has completed the task - but his resolve is threatened by a stranger they rescue who is secretly an enemy spy. Second World War drama, with John Mills, Sylvia Syms, Anthony Quayle and Harry AndrewsFilm/Adventure/War
18:35Take The Lead[SUB HD]A former professional dancer volunteers to pass on his skills to disruptive students in New York's public schools. At first the teenagers and their teachers are sceptical, but he eventually inspires them and persuades the kids to compete in a prestigious contest - in which his classical training and their love of hip-hop fuse to create an entirely new dance style. Fact-based drama, starring Antonio Banderas, Alfre Woodard and Rob BrownFilm/General Movie/Drama
20:55The A-Team Special[REP]The cast and director discuss the action adventure based on the 1980s TV showFilm/Cinema
21:00The A-Team[SUB AD HD]Four soldiers are sent on a top secret mission in Iraq that results in them being imprisoned for a crime they did not commit. When they learn the culprit is trying to sell equipment for producing fake currency, they break out of prison to find him and the evidence of their innocence. Action adventure based on the 1980s TV series, with Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Sharlto Copley and Quinton `Rampage' JacksonFilm/Adventure
23:20Angel Heart[SUB AD HD]A shady 1950s private eye is hired by a mysterious stranger to find a missing singer with a debt to pay. The detective's search for the musician leads him into dark and disturbing territory, as everybody who helps him meets a grisly fate soon afterwards. However, the truth is far more shocking than he ever expected. Supernatural thriller, starring Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet and Charlotte RamplingFilm/Detective/Thriller
01:35Waltz with Bashir[HD]Animated documentary, in which director Ari Folman recalls his time serving in the Israeli army during the first Lebanon war. Prompted by the vivid dream of an old friend, he interviews fellow soldiers to learn more about the period, particularly the Sabra and Shatila massacre in September 1982. As he understands more of what happened, his own memories come flooding back in a series of surreal images and troubling flashbacks. In Hebrew, Arabic, German and EnglishFilm/Animated Movie/Drama/Documentary