Film Four & Film Four +1: 08-02-2013.
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11:00The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw[SUB AD HD]A stiff-upper-lipped English salesman accidentally foils a raid on a stagecoach. Having acquired an undeserved reputation as a fearsome gunslinger, he is asked to become the sheriff of a wild frontier town - a job with a very short life expectancy. Comedy Western, starring Kenneth More, Jayne Mansfield, Ronald Squire and Robert MorleyFilm/Western/Comedy
13:05Winchester '73[SUB BW HD]A gunslinger tracks down his father's killer, but is unable to exact his revenge because the sheriff of the town makes a point of confiscating all firearms. Instead he challenges him to compete in a shooting competition to win a superb rifle, but when the murderer loses he steals the coveted prize. Western, starring James Stewart, Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea and Stephen McNallyFilm/Western
14:55To Catch a Thief[SUB AD HD]A retired cat burglar becomes the prime suspect for a series of robberies carried out in his own distinctive style, and sets out to clear his name by catching the copycat crook responsible. His quest takes him to the Cote d'Azur, where he encounters the demure daughter of a wealthy holiday-maker, and before long the two are drawn together. Alfred Hitchcock's Oscar-winning romantic mystery, starring Cary Grant, Grace Kelly and Jessie Royce LandisFilm/Mystery
17:05Hyde Park on Hudson Interview SpecialOlivia Colman and director Roger Michell discuss making the comedy dramaFilm/Cinema
17:15Little Manhattan[HD]An 11-year-old New York boy encounters a girl at his karate class, and falls head over heels in love. Over the summer, the determined youngster does all he can to grab her attention and win her love, but comes to realise affairs of the heart are seldom straightforward. Romantic drama, starring Josh Hutcherson and Charlie RayFilm/General Movie/Drama
19:00Hero[HD]A warlord in ancient China sends out messengers throughout his kingdom to declare a reward for whoever can kill three assassins who intend to murder him. In response, a warrior arrives at the ruler's palace and claims that he has already defeated the would-be killers, but his story does not quite ring true. Martial arts adventure, starring Jet Li, Tony Leung Chiu Wai and Maggie Cheung Man-Yuk. In MandarinFilm/Adventure
21:00The Waterboy[SUB AD HD]An American football team's waterboy puts up with constant ridicule from the players. But one day his anger gets the better of him and he demonstrates an unexpected talent for tackling - so the coach gives him a chance to prove his worth on the pitch. However, he has to keep his budding sporting career a secret from his overprotective mother. Comedy, with Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Henry Winkler and Fairuza BalkFilm/Comedy
22:45Donkey Punch[SUB HD]Three women on holiday in Majorca join a group of men for a party on board their yacht. When one of the girls is killed while taking part in a dangerous sex act, it leads to a deadly battle of the sexes. Thriller, starring Jaime Winstone, Nichola Burley, Sian Breckin and Tom BurkeFilm/Detective/Thriller
00:40The Fly[SUB HD]A scientist invents a teleportation machine, but as he prepares to test the apparatus on himself he is unaware that a housefly is inside the system with him. The experiment causes his body to splice genetically with the insect, leading to a terrifying and grotesque transformation. David Cronenberg's remake of the 1950s horror, starring Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis and John GetzFilm/Horror
02:35Small TimeA gang of inept small time crooks carries out a series of disastrous attempts to get rich. The leader of the group begins to worry he is losing the respect of his sidekicks, while one gang member risks losing his girlfriend for spending too much time on his life of crime. Comedy drama, directed by and starring Shane Meadows. With Mat Hand and Dena SmilesFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy