Film Four & Film Four +1: 17-05-2013.
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11:00The Last Command[SUB AD]Adventurer Jim Bowie returns to Texas during the 1830s and tries to quell the simmering antagonism between settlers and the Mexican government. However, as the Mexican army's aggression intensifies, he is forced to take up arms and fight in the historic battle at the Alamo. Western, starring Sterling Hayden, Arthur Hunnicutt, Anna Maria Alberghetti and Richard CarlsonFilm/Western
13:10THE ENEMY BELOW[SUB HD]The captain of an American destroyer in the South Atlantic is still recovering from the sinking of his previous vessel. He tries to outwit a cunning German U-boat commander, but comes to respect the courage of his enemy. However, his crew fears he is not up to the challenge of defeating his opponent. Second World War thriller, starring Robert Mitchum, Curt Jurgens, Theodore Bikel and David HedisonFilm/War
15:05Drums along the Mohawk[SUB HD]Settlers find the dream of starting a new life in a remote valley threatened when the American War of Independence breaks out. They soon come under threat both from British forces and a Mohawk tribe angry at intruders in its territory. John Ford's historical drama, starring Henry Fonda and Claudette ColbertFilm/General Movie/Drama
17:10Funny Face[SUB HD]A high-flying photographer arranges a photoshoot in a Greenwich bookshop, where his head is turned by one of the employees. He persuades the shy bookworm to model for him in Paris, and romance blossoms between them as he endeavours to transform her into a fashion icon. Musical, starring Fred Astaire, Audrey Hepburn, Kay Thompson, Michel Auclair and Robert Flemyng, with songs by George and Ira GershwinFilm/Musical
19:15Jumper[SUB AD HD]A man discovers he has the ability to teleport, a talent he cleverly exploits to rob banks undetected while living a life of luxury all over the world. However, he soon learns he is not the only one with this power - and that a secret society of religious fanatics is determined to wipe out him and all of his kind. Fantasy thriller, with Hayden Christensen, Jamie Bell and Samuel L JacksonFilm/Detective/Thriller/Fantasy
21:00Run Fat Boy Run[SUB AD HD]Commitment-shy Dennis leaves his pregnant fiancee standing at the altar. Five years later, he realises his mistake and tries to win her back, just as she looks set to settle down with someone else. Since she always used to accuse him of never finishing anything, he decides the only way to prove his love is to run a marathon. Comedy, with Simon Pegg, Thandie Newton and Dylan MoranFilm/Comedy
22:55Man on Fire[SUB HD]A former US government operative battling with alcoholism is hired as a bodyguard to the daughter of a wealthy businessman in Mexico City - but when the girl is abducted, he swears to exact an explosive revenge on the kidnappers. Action thriller, starring Denzel Washington, Christopher Walken, Radha Mitchell and Dakota FanningFilm/Detective/Thriller
01:45Tony Scott Interview Special[SUB REP]The director discusses his film-making careerFilm/Cinema
01:55La Linea[HD]The head of a drugs cartel makes himself a lot of enemies when he begins dealing in heroin from Afghanistan. Several hitmen have soon been hired to kill him, but he manages to avoid them all. Only one tracks him to his new lair in Tijuana, but is distracted from his assignment by his relationship with a troubled single mother. Crime thriller, with Ray Liotta, Andy Garcia and Valerie CruzFilm/Detective/Thriller