Film Four & Film Four +1: 30-12-2012.

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11:00Home Alone 3[SUB HD]Cheeky eight-year-old Alex Pruitt is delighted to be given a remote-controlled toy car by his neighbour - unaware it contains a stolen microchip. A gang of crooks head to Alex's town with the intention of recovering their valuable item, but the resourceful youngster has prepared for their arrival with a series of nasty booby-traps. Comedy sequel, starring Alex D Linz, Olek Krupa, Rya Kihlstedt and Lenny von DohlenFilm/Comedy

12:55Silent Running[SUB HD]A scientist, with the help of his three robot assistants, tends a huge garden aboard a space station, created to replenish an Earth ravaged by nuclear warfare. But his superiors' decision to abandon the project prompts him to embark on a desperate course of action. Ecological sci-fi drama, starring Bruce Dern, with Cliff Potts and Ron RifkinFilm/Science Fiction

14:45The Jewel of the Nile[SUB HD]A novelist travels to the Middle East to become a sheik's official biographer, only to end up being held hostage by him. Her lover joins forces with an old enemy to rescue her, but they get drawn into the hunt for a mysterious ancient treasure that has a connection to an eccentric holy man. Comedy adventure sequel to Romancing the Stone, starring Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVitoFilm/Comedy/Adventure

16:55Arrietty[SUB HD]Premiere. A family of tiny people lives beneath the floorboards of a Tokyo house, scavenging from the human occupants and carefully keeping their presence a secret. However, when their daughter is seen by a boy staying there, the friendship that develops raises the dangerous possibility of other humans finding out about them. Animated fantasy based on The Borrowers, with the voices of Saoirse Ronan and Tom HollandFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

18:5027 Dresses[SUB AD HD]Singleton Jane is literally always the bridesmaid and never the bride, a role she assumes for the 28th time when her sister announces she is getting married - to a man Jane is secretly in love with. As she wrestles with her feelings, Jane's predicament attracts the attention of a reporter fascinated by her story. Romantic comedy, starring Katherine Heigl, James Marsden and Malin AkermanFilm/Comedy

21:00Rush Hour 3[SUB HD]An assassination attempt on the Chinese ambassador sets mismatched detectives Lee and Carter off to Paris, on a mission to protect a woman with information on the Triad gangs. The assignment sends Lee into a confrontation with his own criminal brother. Action comedy sequel, starring Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker, Max von Sydow, Roman Polanski, Hiroyuki Sanada and Noemie LenoirFilm/Comedy

22:45Idiocracy[SUB HD]An ordinary soldier is chosen to take part in a secret scientific experiment in which he and a prostitute will be placed in hibernation for one year. However, the plan goes awry and the two guinea pigs awake to find themselves in the year 2505, where they are the most intelligent people in the world and must battle to save the human race from its own stupidity. Sci-fi comedy, with Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph and Dax ShepardFilm/Comedy

00:25The Loved Ones[SUB HD]A teenager devastated by his father's death is lifted out of depression by his girlfriend. However, another girl also has her eye on him and when he rejects her advances, she and her doting but demented father kidnap him and plot a gruesome revenge. Australian horror, starring Xavier Samuel, Robin McLeavy and Victoria ThaineFilm/Horror

02:05Snake in the Eagle's Shadow[HD]A weedy school janitor is constantly being beaten up, until a wise old kung fu master teaches him his secrets. The handyman is soon developing his own fighting style, and returns the favour by protecting his mentor from an evil clan that intends to wipe out all practitioners of his brand of martial arts. Action comedy, with Jackie Chan and Siu Tien Yuen. In CantoneseFilm/Adventure/Comedy