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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.
11:00The Colditz Story[SUB BW]A medieval castle in Germany is turned into a PoW camp during the Second World War, and used to house the most rebellious Allied prisoners, all of whom have made repeated escape attempts. Although breaking out is supposedly impossible, the determined inmates refuse to be beaten and continue in their bids for freedom. Second World War drama, starring John Mills and Eric PortmanFilm/War
13:00Cheaper by the Dozen 2[SUB HD]Tom and Kate Baker and their 12 children are enjoying a summer holiday together at their lakeside cabin before the last of the kids flies the nest. All is well until Tom realises arch-rival Jimmy and his family are staying nearby, and even though the youngsters are having fun, the fathers succumb to increasing displays of one-upmanship. Comedy sequel, with Steve Martin, Eugene Levy, Bonnie Hunt and Hilary DuffFilm/Comedy
14:50Bugsy Malone[SUB AD HD]Alan Parker's slapstick musical comedy, featuring a cast composed entirely of children and following a war between rival gangsters in 1920s New York - fought with custard pies and cream-firing Tommy guns. When a slick mobster acquires devastating new weapons, his arch rival enlists the aid of a small-time chancer to steal them. Starring Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger and John Cassisi, with Jodie Foster in an early appearanceFilm/General Movie/Drama
16:40Danny Boyle Interview SpecialFilm/Cinema
16:45The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill, But Came Down a Mountain[SUB AD HD]Two English cartographers arrive in Wales in 1917 to measure a local community's beloved mountain - and conclude that it is in fact a hill. However, the outraged townsfolk refuse to accept the decision, and set about distracting them long enough to add a few more feet to the summit. Comedy drama, starring Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Colm Meaney, Ian Hart and Ian McNeiceFilm/Comedy
18:40Steel Magnolias[SUB HD]The close friendship of six women from different generations, living in a backwoods town in America's Deep South, sustains them through life's joys and disappointments. Drama based on the play by Robert Harling, starring Sally Field, Julia Roberts, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, Daryl Hannah and Sam ShepardFilm/General Movie/Drama
21:00The Godfather[SUB HD]The patriarch of the Corleone crime family is hospitalised after an attempt on his life and entrusts control of his business to his three sons - the violent and unpredictable Sonny, the weak-willed Fredo, and Michael, the youngest brother, who reluctantly takes up the reins but proves to be the most ruthless of them all. Francis Ford Coppola's gangster drama, starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, John Cazale, Talia Shire, Robert Duvall and Diane KeatonFilm/General Movie/Drama/Detective/Thriller
00:25Beneath[SUB HD]A guilt-ridden young woman returns to her home town for a funeral, and is forced to come to terms with a traumatic incident in her past. But before long she is plagued by terrifying visions that seem to be harbingers of some looming disaster, and battles to prevent the catastrophe from coming to pass. Horror, starring Nora Zehetner, Carly Pope and Don S DavisFilm/Horror
02:00Wendy and Lucy[SUB HD]A woman decides to leave her life in Indiana and head to Alaska to find potentially lucrative work at a local fish cannery. However, en route her car breaks down and she finds herself stranded in an Oregon town with no money in her pockets and only her dog for company. Drama, starring Michelle Williams, Will Patton, Will Oldham and John RobinsonFilm/General Movie/Drama
03:35Danny Boyle Interview SpecialFilm/Cinema