Film Four & Film Four +1: 11-01-2013.
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11:00Anne of the Indies[SUB]A no-nonsense pirate welcomes a French captain on board her ship and promptly falls in love - unaware the charming officer has been sent by the British to capture her. Learning of the deception, she kidnaps his wife to sell as a slave. Jacques Tourneur's high-seas adventure, starring Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget and Herbert MarshallFilm/Adventure
12:40Mr Hobbs Takes a Vacation[SUB HD]A husband's hopes of spending a peaceful seaside holiday with his wife are dashed when she has the bright idea of turning the occasion into a family get-together - leading to a summer fraught with domestic disasters. Comedy, based on Edward Streeter's novel, starring James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, John Saxon, Marie Wilson and Lauri PetersFilm/Comedy
15:00All That Heaven Allows[SUB HD]A wealthy New England widow breaks all the taboos of her narrow social circle by falling madly in love with her younger gardener. Her friends and grown-up children are scandalised as she contemplates marrying him, leaving her with a dilemma - to either bow to convention or take a chance at being happy. Romantic drama, with Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Agnes Moorehead and Conrad NagelFilm/General Movie/Drama
16:50Gift Horse[SUB BW]A Navy captain reluctantly takes command of an old US destroyer during the Second World War and struggles with a crew who do not respect his authority. However, the prospect of facing the mighty German force brings much-needed unity. Adventure, starring Trevor Howard, Richard Attenborough, Bernard Lee, Sonny Tufts and James DonaldFilm/Adventure/War
18:55Brewster's MillionsA baseball player is stunned to learn he has come into a massive inheritance. Unfortunately, there is one condition - he must somehow find a way to spend $30million in just one month, or he will lose the lot. Meanwhile, two scheming lawyers, who stand to get the money if he fails, are determined to sabotage his efforts. Comedy, starring Richard Pryor, John Candy, Lonette McKee and Jerry OrbachFilm/Comedy
20:55The Hobbit Interview SpecialPeter Jackson discusses returning to the world of The Lord of the Rings for his new fantasy trilogyFilm/Cinema
21:00Knowing[SUB AD HD]Widowed astrophysicist John Koestler decodes a page of numbers revealing the dates of past and future global disasters. While racing to avert a succession of catastrophes, he realises the numbers point toward a final apocalypse. Mystery thriller, starring Nicolas Cage, Rose Byrne and Chandler CanterburyFilm/Detective/Thriller/Mystery
23:20The Informers[SUB HD]The decadent lives of assorted amoral residents of 1980s Los Angeles, including an ageing newsreader, a successful movie producer, a drug-addled rock star and a hotel doorman drawn into kidnapping, interweave over the course of a week. Drama based on Bret Easton Ellis' novel, starring Billy Bob Thornton, Kim Basinger, Mickey Rourke and Winona RyderFilm/General Movie/Drama
01:15Bad EducationA film-maker is surprised when a childhood friend reappears, complete with an idea for a movie based on their formative experiences. However, it becomes clear there is something not quite right about the situation, prompting him to investigate. Pedro Almodovar's psychological drama, with Gael Garcia Bernal, Fele Martinez and Daniel Gimenez. In Spanish and LatinFilm/General Movie/Drama
03:20The Hobbit Interview SpecialPeter Jackson discusses returning to the world of The Lord of the Rings for his new fantasy trilogyFilm/Cinema