Film Four & Film Four +1: 23-12-2012.

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11:00Lassie Come Home[SUB HD]A boy is heartbroken when his impoverished parents are forced to sell his beloved collie to a wealthy duke. However, although her new owners are pleasant enough, the plucky dog is determined to be reunited with her young master, and sets out on a long and dangerous journey home. Family drama, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Roddy McDowall, Donald Crisp, Edmund Gwenn and Nigel BruceFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:00Journey to the Center of the Earth[SUB HD]Scientist Trevor Anderson sets out to locate his missing explorer brother after receiving a book charting his last journey. Accompanied by his nephew and an Icelandic guide, he is led to a mountain peak, where he stumbles across a system of caves leading to a lost underground world. Fantasy adventure, based on Jules Verne's classic novel, starring Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutcherson and Anita BriemFilm/Fantasy

14:50St Trinian's[SUB HD]An anarchic girls' boarding school is threatened with closure, owing to financial difficulties and a strict education minister determined to clean up its bad reputation. The pupils realise their hapless teachers are unable to deal with the crisis, so plan to save the day by dabbling in art theft. Comedy, starring Rupert Everett in a dual role alongside Colin Firth, Russell Brand and Gemma ArtertonFilm/Comedy

16:45Just Wright[SUB HD]Premiere. A physical therapist is delighted to get a prestigious job treating a star basketball player. She falls for her patient, leaving her conflicted and fearing for the consequences to her career if she pursues a relationship. However, he seems more interested in her best friend. Romantic comedy, starring Queen Latifah, Common, Paula Patton and Pam GrierFilm/Comedy

18:40Steel Magnolias[SUB HD]The close friendship of six women from different generations, living in a backwoods town in America's Deep South, sustains them through life's joys and disappointments. Drama based on the play by Robert Harling, starring Sally Field, Julia Roberts, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, Daryl Hannah and Sam ShepardFilm/General Movie/Drama

21:00Iron Man[SUB AD HD]Arms manufacturer Tony Stark is taken hostage by a terrorist group and realises the weapons his company builds have been falling into the wrong hands. Using his engineering skills to construct a hi-tech armoured suit, he manages to escape and then puts the technology to good use in the fight against evil around the world. Superhero adventure, starring Robert Downey Jr, Jeff Bridges, Gwyneth Paltrow and Terrence HowardFilm/Adventure

23:25Paradise Lost[SUB HD]A group of tourists in Brazil think their luck has changed after they find an isolated beach and a group of seemingly friendly locals - instead they end up drugged and wake to find all their possessions stolen. Worse is to come when they are offered help by a man whose surgeon uncle has sinister plans for them. Thriller, starring Josh Duhamel and Melissa GeorgeFilm/Detective/Thriller

01:15Joyeux Noel[HD]Fact-based First World War drama recalling the legendary ceasefire of Christmas 1914. A German opera singer's rendition of Silent Night inspires soldiers from both sides to clamber out of their trenches for a brief respite from the hostilities, to sing carols and play football in No Man's Land. Starring Benno Furmann, Diane Kruger, Ian Richardson, Daniel Bruhl, Gary Lewis, Guillaume Canet and Dany Boon. In French, German, English and LatinFilm/War