Film Four & Film Four +1: 23-03-2013.
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11:00Aquamarine[SUB HD]A mermaid fleeing an arranged marriage becomes stranded at a beach resort. There she meets two local girls - lifelong friends about to be separated when one of them moves to Australia - and seeks their help in winning the heart of a lifeguard she has fallen for. In return, she promises to grant them their wish to stay together. Fantasy comedy, with Sara Paxton, Emma Roberts and Joanna LevesqueFilm/Fantasy
13:00The Three Musketeers[SUB HD]The king of France's elite personal guard is disbanded, but three of them refuse to lay down their swords. Aided by an impetuous young man keen to join their ranks, the trio set out to foil an evil cardinal's plot to seize the throne for himself by capturing the cleric's wily female spy. Swashbuckling comedy adventure, with Kiefer Sutherland, Charlie Sheen, Oliver Platt, Chris O'Donnell, Tim Curry and Rebecca De MornayFilm/Adventure/Comedy
15:05Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines[SUB HD]A publisher offers to sponsor the first London-to-Paris air race in a bid to boost the sales of his newspaper. Among the motley assortment of characters who sign up for the challenge is a scheming nobleman bent on sabotaging the efforts of the other entrants. Period comedy, starring Terry-Thomas, Sarah Miles, James Fox, Robert Morley, Benny Hill, Tony Hancock, Eric Sykes and Gert FrobeFilm/Comedy
17:40Australia[SUB HD]An aristocratic Englishwoman inherits a vast cattle station in the Australian Outback in the 1930s. When her land comes under threat from a rival farmer aiming to build a monopoly, she is forced to lead her herd across the wilderness to secure the farm's future, falling for a tough stock-man and forming a friendship with a half-Aboriginal boy along the way. However, as they make their journey, the country becomes drawn into the Second World War. Baz Luhrmann's epic romantic drama, starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh JackmanFilm/General Movie/Drama
20:50Danny Boyle Interview SpecialThe first of two interviews with the movie and theatre director, in which he discusses his approach to film-making and his stage workFilm/Cinema
21:00Slumdog Millionaire[SUB AD HD]An uneducated teenager from the Mumbai slums is only one question away from winning India's Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? However, the authorities are reluctant to believe a youngster from such a humble background could succeed without cheating, and demand an explanation. Danny Boyle's Oscar-winning drama, starring Dev Patel, Freida Pinto, Madhur Mittal and Anil KapoorFilm/General Movie/Drama
23:25Danny Boyle Interview SpecialTrance
The director discusses his new psychological thriller Trance, starring James McAvoy and Rosario DawsonFilm/Cinema
23:3528 Days Later[SUB HD]A man wakes from a coma to discover Britain has been struck by a terrifying experimental virus that sends victims into a homicidal rage. With a handful of other survivors, he heads for Manchester, the last outpost unaffected by the outbreak - but realises the virus is not the only threat. Danny Boyle's horror, starring Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Brendan Gleeson and Christopher EcclestonFilm/Horror
01:50Bunny and the Bull[SUB AD HD]A man suffering from agoraphobia is unable to leave his flat. When his food runs out, he is forced to contemplate rejoining the outside world and starts to relive the events of a traumatic holiday he spent travelling across Europe with his lecherous former best friend, which led to his current condition. Comedy, starring Edward Hogg, Simon Farnaby and Veronia EcheguiFilm/Comedy