Film Four & Film Four +1: 11-06-2013.

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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.

11:00Ice Cold in Alex[SUB AD BW]The crew and passengers of an ambulance become stranded in the Libyan desert and face a perilous journey back to civilisation. Leading the trek is an alcoholic Army captain, who vows to remain sober until he has completed the task - but his resolve is threatened by a stranger they rescue who is secretly an enemy spy. Second World War drama, with John Mills, Sylvia Syms, Anthony Quayle and Harry AndrewsFilm/Adventure/War

13:35Gunman's Walk[SUB HD]An ageing hard-bitten rancher expects his two sons to follow in his footsteps and keep order in their lawless land with the force of the gun. One of his boys is a gentle soul with no appetite for violence, but his brother is trigger-happy and one day takes a step too far - leaving his father with an impossible decision. Western, starring Van Heflin, Tab Hunter and James DarrenFilm/Western

15:30The 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

17:15The Mark of Zorro[BW HD]An aristocratic 19th-century swordsman returns to his native California from Spain to find the people living under the rule of a cruel tyrant. He adopts the guise of a masked avenger, fighting to protect the poor and downtrodden, while playing the foppish nobleman in his day to day life to avoid suspicion. Swashbuckling adventure, with Tyrone Power and Basil RathboneFilm/Adventure

19:05City 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

21:00The Brave One[SUB AD HD]A radio talk-show host's life is destroyed when a brutal attack leaves her hospitalised and her fiance dead. Convinced the police investigation will lead nowhere, she takes the law into her own hands and descends into a spiral of violence. Revenge thriller, starring Jodie Foster, Terrence Howard, Naveen Andrews, Mary Steenburgen and Nicky KattFilm/Detective/Thriller

23:20AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem[SUB HD]A spaceship crash results in the infestation of a small town by aliens, so a Predator is despatched to hunt them down - and any superfluous humans who happen to get in the way. However, an even bigger threat is lurking in the area, in the form of a terrifying hybrid of the two extraterrestrial creatures. Sci-fi action sequel, starring Steven Pasquale, Reiko Aylesworth and John OrtizFilm/Science Fiction

01:10The WarlordsAs 19th-century China is gripped by civil war, General Ma Xinyi persuades two bandits to join him in fighting the rebellion that aspires to overthrow the ruling Qing dynasty. However, as Ma Xinyi's status grows in the light of impressive victories, the bandits begin to question the loyalty of their ally. Historical adventure, starring Jet Li, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro and Jinglei Xu. In MandarinFilm/Adventure/War