Film Four & Film Four +1: 18-04-2013.
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11:00Tales from the Golden AgeCompilation of five short films all inspired by urban legends from Romania's Communist era, including a couple who try to work out how to discreetly slaughter a black-market pig, and a photographer who has to doctor an unflattering picture of Ceausescu. Comedy, with Diana Cavallioti, Vlad Ivanov, Alexandru Potocean, Calin Chirila and Avram Birau. In RomanianFilm/Comedy
13:35Comanche Station[SUB HD]A cowboy recruits a trio of outlaws to rescue a woman held captive at a Comanche camp and reunite her with her husband in return for a large reward. However, his partners decide the bounty should be split three ways rather than four and plan to double-cross him. Western, starring Randolph Scott, Nancy Gates, Claude Akins and Skip HomeierFilm/Western
15:05The Desert Fox[SUB BW HD]German commander Rommel falls out of favour with Hitler following his defeat at El Alamein. On returning to his homeland, he is torn between his oath of loyalty and lack of faith in the Fuehrer's unstable leadership, prompting him to become involved in an assassination plot. Second World War drama, starring James Mason, Jessica Tandy, Cedric Hardwicke, Leo G Carroll and Luther AdlerFilm/War
16:50The Belles of St Trinian's[SUB BW]The mischievous schoolgirls hope to get rich quick by betting on a racehorse belonging to a classmate's wealthy father. However, they first have to foil a gang of thieves planning to steal the animal and outwit an undercover policewoman sent to infiltrate the school disguised as a teacher. Comedy, starring Alastair Sim, Joyce Grenfell and George ColeFilm/Comedy
18:40Runaway Bride[SUB HD]A disreputable journalist hopes to get his ailing career back on track by writing an article about a commitment-shy woman famed for ditching bridegrooms at the altar - but complications arise when the pair meet on the eve of her latest attempt at marriage. Romantic comedy, starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere, with Joan Cusack, Hector Elizondo and Rita WilsonFilm/Comedy
21:00What's Love Got to Do with It[SUB HD]Biopic of Tina Turner. As an unknown singer from Tennessee, she is discovered by guitarist and producer Ike Turner, leading to a hugely successful performing partnership as well as marriage. Ike's behaviour, however, becomes increasingly unstable and violent, and Tina endures years of misery and torment before breaking free and achieving stardom as a solo artist. With Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne and Vanessa Bell-CallowayFilm/General Movie/Drama
23:20The Look of Love Interview SpecialSteve Coogan and director Michael Winterbottom discuss their new film, a biopic of British porn entrepreneur Paul RaymondFilm/Cinema
23:3024 Hour Party People[SUB]Biopic of Tony Wilson, journalist, founder of Factory Records and the Hacienda nightclub and the man credited with breathing new life into Manchester's music scene, introducing the world to bands including Joy Division, New Order and the Happy Mondays. Starring Steve Coogan, John Simm, Keith Allen, Ralf Little, Andy Serkis and Shirley HendersonFilm/General Movie/Drama
01:50Genova[SUB HD]A grieving husband accepts a job in Italy, hoping a change of scene will help his two daughters get over their mother's death. While one of the girls rapidly comes out of her shell, starting a romance with a local boy, her sister claims to have seen visions of her dead mother. Drama, starring Colin Firth and Catherine KeenerFilm/General Movie/Drama