Film Four & Film Four +1: 22-03-2013.
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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.
11:00Breakfast At Tiffany's[SUB AD HD]An aspiring writer falls for a seemingly happy-go-lucky woman living in the same apartment building, and is drawn to her unconventional lifestyle. However, he detects her quirky demeanour is masking a colourful past, while her mysterious visits to an imprisoned gangster have unexpected consequences. Romantic comedy drama based on Truman Capote's novel, with Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard, Mickey Rooney and Martin BalsamFilm/Comedy
13:15Yangtse Incident[SUB AD BW]A British frigate is heavily shelled and taken captive by Chinese communists on the Yangtse River in 1949. After a failed rescue mission by a sister ship, the remaining crew members put into action a daring escape plan that involves disguising the vessel and slipping her moorings under the cover of darkness. Fact-based action adventure, starring Richard Todd, William Hartnell and Akim TamiroffFilm/Adventure/War
15:05The Day The Earth Stood Still[SUB BW HD]An alien ambassador lands his spaceship in America and warns humanity that Earth risks imminent destruction by an interplanetary alliance unless it abandons its warlike ways - and is promptly shot by the military. The wounded visitor is forced to live among humans, but his powerful robot servant is poised to punish mankind for its aggression. Sci-fi drama, with Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal and Hugh MarloweFilm/Science Fiction
16:55The Thirty-Nine Steps[SUB AD]An innocent man becomes embroiled in international espionage as he tries to uncover the meaning behind the cryptic last words of a mystery woman, whom he knew for only a brief time before finding her dying in his flat. He must flee for his life from foreign spies and the police, who think he is a murderer. Spy thriller based on John Buchan's novel, starring Kenneth More, Taina Elg, Barry Jones and James HayterFilm/Detective/Thriller
18:45The Perfect Catch[SUB AD]Unlikely couple Ben and Lindsey meet and fall in love over the winter. When summer brings a new baseball season, Lindsey discovers Ben's devotion to the Boston Red Sox baseball team knows no bounds - and suspects she will always come second. The Farrelly brothers' romantic comedy, starring Jimmy Fallon and Drew Barrymore, inspired by Nick Hornby's football-themed novel Fever Pitch, but with America's favourite sport replacing Britain'sFilm/Comedy
20:50Peter Jackson on The Lord of the Rings TrilogyThe director discusses the making of his trilogy of fantasy movies based on JRR Tolkien's novelFilm/Cinema
21:00Monsters[SUB AD HD]An area of Mexico is sealed off when a space probe crash leaves it inhabited by vast alien creatures. An American photographer based in the country is given the job of escorting his boss's daughter back to the US, forcing them to make a dangerous journey through the quarantine zone and confront the personal crises they are fleeing from. Sci-fi drama, with Whitney Able and Scoot McNairyFilm/Science Fiction
22:50Cloverfield[SUB AD HD]A gigantic monster of unknown origin rises from the sea and attacks New York. As the military throws everything they have at the creature to little effect, five survivors set off on a dangerous journey across the city to rescue a friend. One of the group documents their journey on a hand-held video camera, creating a first-hand record of the carnage. Thriller, starring Michael Stahl-David and Lizzy CaplanFilm/Detective/Thriller
00:30Lake Placid[SUB HD]A palaeontologist, a game warden, a conspiracy theorist and a redneck sheriff each set out to investigate a mysterious death on the shore of a lake, only to find themselves up against a man-eating 30ft crocodile with an insatiable appetite. Comedy horror, starring Bill Pullman, Bridget Fonda, Oliver Platt, Brendan Gleeson and Betty WhiteFilm/Horror/Comedy
02:10Primal[SUB HD]Six friends travel into the Outback in search of a legendary prehistoric cave painting, only for one of them to fall prey to an ancient curse and turn into a bloodthirsty monster. As she turns on her friends, those she attacks suffer the same transformation, leaving those who are left searching for a way to break the spell. Australian horror, with Zoe Tuckwell-Smith and Krew BoylanFilm/Horror