Film Four & Film Four +1: 08-03-2013.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Broken Lance[SUB HD]A cattle baron's son seeks revenge on his three wayward stepbrothers for driving their father to an early grave and then seizing control of the family business he worked tirelessly to build up. Epic Western loosely based on Shakespeare's King Lear, starring Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Richard Widmark and Earl HollimanFilm/Western

12:55Went the Day Well?[SUB BW]Villagers in a remote English village eagerly help a large group of Allied troops billeted in their town, but when they realise the soldiers are disguised German paratroopers acting as the vanguard of an invasion, they must pull together to thwart the enemy. Second World War drama, directed by Alberto Cavalcanti and based on a story by Graham Greene, starring Leslie Banks, Basil Sydney, Mervyn Johns and Marie LohrFilm/War

14:45Gideon of Scotland Yard[SUB HD]Police inspector George Gideon experiences an eventful day's work. He learns one of his detectives has accepted bribes, goes on the trail of a murderous maniac, tracks a woman suspected of payroll robbery, helps foil a bank heist and gets off on the wrong foot with an eager young constable. John Ford's drama, starring Jack Hawkins, Dianne Foster, Anna Lee and Anna MasseyFilm/General Movie/Drama

16:35Ice Cold in Alex[SUB AD BW]The crew and passengers of an ambulance become stranded in the Libyan desert and face a perilous journey back to civilisation. Leading the trek is an alcoholic Army captain, who vows to remain sober until he has completed the task - but his resolve is threatened by a stranger they rescue who is secretly an enemy spy. Second World War drama, with John Mills, Sylvia Syms, Anthony Quayle and Harry AndrewsFilm/Adventure/War

19:10Honey, I Shrunk The Kids[SUB HD]A professor invents a ray with the power to reduce objects in size. Unfortunately, his kids and their meddling friends trigger it off and are shrunk to microscopic proportions. When they are accidentally thrown out with the rubbish, the children have to contend with all kinds of animals and insects on their journey home across the backyard. Disney comedy, with Rick Moranis, Marcia Strassman and Amy O'NeillFilm/Comedy

21:00Forrest Gump[SUB AD HD]A simple soul bumbles his way through a series of bizarre adventures, becoming an American football star, Vietnam veteran, table tennis champion and millionaire businessman - but the love of his life continues to elude him. Robert Zemeckis's Oscar-winning comedy drama, starring Tom Hanks, Sally Field, Robin Wright and Gary SiniseFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy

23:40End of Days[SUB HD]A world-weary former police officer encounters the Devil himself on New Year's Eve 1999, and is spurred into action to stop the Prince of Darkness exploiting an innocent woman to bring about Armageddon. Supernatural thriller, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gabriel Byrne, Robin Tunney, Rod Steiger, Kevin Pollak, CCH Pounder and Miriam MargolyesFilm/Detective/Thriller

02:00Old Joy[SUB]Two old friends - one a responsible family man, the other a directionless free spirit - embark on a camping trip together. But as they journey into the wilderness, they are forced to face up to how much they have changed over the years - perhaps too much for their friendship to survive. Drama, starring Daniel London and Will OldhamFilm/General Movie/Drama