Film Four & Film Four +1: 17-06-2013.
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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.
11:00The 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
12:45The Bravados[SUB AD HD]A widower visits a town where the men he believes murdered his wife are about to be hanged. When they escape from jail, he takes the law into his own hands and decides to hunt down and kill the fugitives. But over time, he begins to question whether his actions are right. Western, starring Gregory Peck, Joan Collins and Stephen BoydFilm/Western
14:40Carry On Doctor[SUB AD]A popular doctor is sacked after after a misunderstanding ruins his reputation, prompting the furious patients to stage a revolt against the luckless medic's strait-laced superiors. Meanwhile, the hospital head has his own problems after becoming the unlikely romantic target of a strict matron. Comedy, with Frankie Howerd, Jim Dale, Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey and Hattie JacquesFilm/Comedy
16:30Ice 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
19:05Turner & Hooch[SUB HD]A Californian detective investigating the murder of a local man by drug smugglers has only one witness to help him solve the case - the large smelly dog that belonged to the victim, and which is about to turn the detective's well-ordered existence into chaos. Family comedy, starring Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham and Craig T NelsonFilm/Comedy
21:00Die Hard[SUB AD HD]New York cop John McClane visits Los Angeles to see his family over the Christmas holiday. Stopping off at his wife's place of work, he realises armed men have taken over the building and are holding the corporation's staff to ransom - and only he has the ability to fight back. Action thriller, starring Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman and Bonnie BedeliaFilm/Detective/Thriller
23:40Wuthering Heights[SUB HD]A Yorkshire hill farmer takes pity on a homeless boy, and brings him back to his remote estate on the moors. The new arrival and the farmer's daughter develop an obsessive bond as they grow up, but he is ultimately cast out by her brother. He returns years later, seeking to be reunited with his lost love and to avenge himself on her family. Period drama, starring James Howson and Kaya ScodelarioFilm/General Movie/Drama
02:15Big Nothing[SUB HD]An unemployed teacher struggling to find work meets a small-time conman with a plan to make quick money. This involves blackmailing a vicar, whose outward respectability belies his penchant for Internet porn. However, when the pair's demands for money drive the clergyman to an early grave, they try frantically to cover their tracks. Black comedy, with Simon Pegg, David Schwimmer and Alice EveFilm/Comedy