Film Four & Film Four +1: 05-04-2013.
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11:00Addams Family Values[SUB HD]Spooky couple Gomez and Morticia hire a nanny to look after their new baby son - and stop him suffering an early death at the hands of his jealous elder siblings. Romance soon blossoms between the new childminder and Uncle Fester, but he does not realise she is planning to kill him once she has got hold of the family fortune. Comedy sequel, starring Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, Christina Ricci and Joan CusackFilm/Comedy
12:50The Spy Next Door[SUB HD]A Chinese secret agent falls in love with a single mother while helping the CIA apprehend a terrorist, and decides to quit the espionage business. He offers to look after her three kids for the weekend, but struggles to cope with their mischief-making - and to make matters worse, the terrorist escapes from prison. Comedy, with Jackie Chan and Magnus SchevingFilm/Comedy
14:40Whisper of the Heart[SUB HD]A well-read schoolgirl meets a strange boy who manages to annoy and charm her at the same time. Inspired by the lad's unusual ambition to live in Italy and make violins, the bookworm vows to realise her own dream of writing a story. Animated drama, written by Hayao Miyazaki. With the voices of Brittany Snow, David Gallagher and Cary Elwes, in a role he would reprise in spin-off The Cat ReturnsFilm/Animated Movie/Drama
16:55City of Ember[SUB HD]An underground city is built to allow the human race to survive a disaster, with the intention that the population will return to the surface 200 years later. The deadline is nearly up, but the people have forgotten how they got there or how to make anything work. Two teenagers try to find a way to the surface before the city's resources finally run out. Fantasy adventure, with Saoirse Ronan, Harry Treadaway, Bill Murray and Tim RobbinsFilm/Fantasy
18:45Hairspray[SUB AD HD]Musical remake of the comedy about Tracy, an overweight teenager in 1960s Baltimore, who dreams of appearing on a TV dance show. However, a jealous rival and her scheming mother are determined to destroy her ambition - especially when Tracy tries to fight racism in the community. Starring Nikki Blonsky, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, James Marsden, Queen Latifah and John Travolta in drag as the heroine's motherFilm/Musical/Comedy
21:00Heat[SUB HD]An armoured car hold-up sets a veteran police detective on the trail of a highly intelligent career criminal, whom he is obsessed with capturing. Meanwhile, the robber is planning an elaborate bank heist as his final job before retiring, and a complex game of cat and mouse develops between the two. Michael Mann's crime thriller, starring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Tom Sizemore and Natalie PortmanFilm/Detective/Thriller
00:20Grave of the FirefliesTwo Japanese children are left to fend for themselves during the Second World War after their mother is killed in an air raid. A distant aunt takes them in, but they come into conflict with her and run away. However, while they initially enjoy their taste of freedom, the harsh realities of their predicament soon take hold. Animated drama, with the voices of Tsutomu Tatsumi and Ayano Shiraishi. In JapaneseFilm/Animated Movie/Drama
02:10Adrift[HD]A couple and their baby join three of their friends for a yachting trip. During the party, all the adults go swimming, only to realise they have forgotten to put a ladder out, leaving them stranded in the sea with no way of getting back on board - and the infant left unattended on deck. Thriller, starring Eric Dane, Susan May Pratt and Richard Speight JrFilm/Detective/Thriller