Film Four & Film Four +1: 02-05-2013.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Room and a HalfBiopic of Nobel Prize-winning Russian poet Joseph Brodsky, examining his idyllic childhood and education, and how a growing awareness of the repression of the Soviet regime forced him into exile. The events of his life are framed with a fictional story, in which the older Brodsky returns to his childhood home in disguise. Starring Grigoriy Dityatkovskiy and Artem Smola. In RussianFilm/General Movie/Drama

13:35Blood Alley[SUB HD]An American merchant navy captain is freed from a communist prison by Chinese villagers, and in return agrees to smuggle them to Hong Kong on board an old, rickety ferry - with merciless soldiers of the Red Army in pursuit. Action adventure, starring John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Anita Ekberg and Paul FixFilm/Adventure

15:55Oliver Twist[SUB AD BW HD]A runaway orphan becomes involved with a dangerous gang of backstreet thieves and pickpockets led by the elderly crook Fagin, and ends up in peril after a wealthy benefactor tries to save him from a life of crime. Drama, based on the Charles Dickens novel, starring Alec Guinness, Anthony Newley, John Howard Davies and Robert NewtonFilm/General Movie/Drama

18:15The Hunt for Red October[SUB AD HD]A Soviet submarine commander creates an international crisis by piloting his experimental nuclear vessel, which is invisible to sonar, toward the American coast. The US and Russian navies think he is planning to attack and set out to destroy the submarine, but a CIA analyst suspects he intends to defect to the West. Cold war thriller, based on Tom Clancy's novel, starring Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin and James Earl JonesFilm/Detective/Thriller

20:50The Look of Love Interview SpecialSteve Coogan and director Michael Winterbottom discuss their new film, a biopic of British porn entrepreneur Paul RaymondFilm/Cinema

21:00Last Night[SUB HD]Premiere. A couple's dedication to their marriage is tested as the husband prepares to go away overnight on a business trip. He is travelling with a colleague his wife knows he is attracted to, and while she tries to keep her suspicions under control, she runs into an old flame. Romantic drama, with Keira Knightley, Sam Worthington, Eva Mendes and Guillaume CanetFilm/General Movie/Drama

22:50Secretary[SUB HD]A shy and lonely woman who often indulges in self-harm is released from a mental hospital and returns to her Florida home town, where she takes a job as a lawyer's secretary. She soon embarks on a sadomasochistic relationship with her domineering boss that has a dramatic effect on both their lives. Steven Shainberg's comedy drama starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Spader, Lesley Ann Warren and Stephen McHattieFilm/General Movie/Drama/Comedy

01:00Under Siege 2: Dark Territory[SUB HD]A retired Navy veteran travelling by train is forced to leap into action when he realises terrorist hijackers are on board. Their leader, a vengeful former government operative with access to a powerful orbital weapon, is threatening to set off a chain of earthquakes if his demand for a billion dollars is not met. Action adventure sequel, with Steven Seagal, Eric Bogosian, Morris Chestnut, Brenda Bakke and Katherine HeiglFilm/Adventure