Film Four & Film Four +1: 01-01-2013.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Hairspray[SUB AD HD]Musical remake of the comedy about Tracy, an overweight teenager in 1960s Baltimore, who dreams of appearing on a TV dance show. However, a jealous rival and her scheming mother are determined to destroy her ambition - especially when Tracy tries to fight racism in the community. Starring Nikki Blonsky, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, James Marsden, Queen Latifah and John Travolta in drag as the heroine's motherFilm/Musical/Comedy

13:20Deck the Halls[SUB HD]A man's proud status as the neighbourhood's king of Christmas comes under threat when a newcomer broadcasts his intention to decorate his house with so many lights that they will be visible from space. Heading for all-out war, the pair resort to increasingly desperate measures to outdo each other. Comedy, starring Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick, Kristin Davis and Kristin ChenowethFilm/Comedy

15:10Dr Strangelove - or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb[SUB BW HD]A crazed general brings the world to the brink of disaster by launching a nuclear attack on Russia. As the president strives to avert the crisis and a British officer tries to bring the general to his senses, a crazed Nazi scientist prepares his plans for life after the war. Black comedy, starring Peter Sellers in three roles, alongside Sterling Hayden, George C Scott and Slim PickensFilm/Comedy

17:05Fantastic Mr Fox[SUB AD HD]A rebellious fox decides it is time to grow up and change his chicken-stealing ways for the sake of his wife and children. However, when three wicked farmers relocate to his wood, his pride gets the better of him and he struggles to resist the urge to teach them a lesson. Stop-motion animated adventure based on the novel by Roald Dahl, with the voices of George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray and Wallace WolodarskyFilm/Animated Movie/Drama

18:50The Golden Compass[SUB AD HD]Orphan Lyra Belacqua lives in a parallel universe populated by magical and menacing characters. When her best friend becomes the latest in a long line of children to mysteriously vanish, she embarks on a perilous mission to uncover the dark secret behind their disappearance. Fantasy adventure based on Philip Pullman's novel Northern Lights, starring Dakota Blue Richards, Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig and Eva Green. Featuring the voices of Ian McKellen, Kristin Scott Thomas and Kathy BatesFilm/Fantasy

21:00Date Night[SUB AD HD]A married couple stuck in a rut try to liven up their relationship with a romantic evening at a popular New York restaurant. They manage to sneak in by claiming someone else's reservation - but the people whose table they take are in debt to gangsters, and hitmen are soon on their trail. Comedy, starring Tina Fey, Steve Carell and Mark WahlbergFilm/Comedy

22:45Animal Kingdom[SUB HD]A teenager goes to live with his grandmother after his mother's death from a drug overdose, only to find his new guardian is the head of a criminal gang. He must decide where his loyalties lie when his unstable uncle leads the family into increasingly violent actions, while a police detective tries to persuade him to turn informant. Crime thriller, with James Frecheville, Guy Pearce, Jacki Weaver and Ben MendelsohnFilm/Detective/Thriller

00:55The Square[SUB HD]An unhappily married man has an affair with a gangster's wife. She persuades him to help her steal her husband's ill-gotten gains, then burn the house down to cover their tracks. His last-minute change of heart comes too late, and he gets implicated in a murder case when someone dies in the blaze. Thriller, starring David Roberts and Claire van der BoomFilm/Detective/Thriller

03:00Where's the Money, Ronnie?[BW]Award-winning short crime comedy following a bungled robbery which sees the anti-hero being blamed for the ensuing chaosComedy