Film Four & Film Four +1: 09-07-2013.
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FilmFour TV listings guide Today.
11:00Can-Can[SUB HD]A nightclub owner and her boyfriend in 19th-century Paris stage a risque act based on the celebrated dance, only to find themselves threatened with legal action and the prospect of having to close down their establishment. Musical drama, starring Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Maurice Chevalier and Louis Jourdan. Featuring songs by Cole Porter, including C'est Magnifique, I Love Paris and Let's Do ItFilm/General Movie/Drama/Musical
13:35D-Day, The Sixth of June[SUB HD]A British colonel and an American captain board a ship heading out on a dangerous mission as part of the Normandy Landings. As the two men prepare for the battle to come, they both reminisce about their love for the same woman. Second World War drama, starring Robert Taylor, Richard Todd, Dana Wynter and Edmond O'BrienFilm/War
15:50Oliver Twist[SUB AD HD]Orphan Oliver flees his harsh upbringing in the workhouse and seeks his fortune in London, where he falls in with the duplicitous Fagin and his gang of thieves. His first efforts as a pickpocket lead to him being taken in by the wealthy Mr Brownlow - an opportunity brutal crook Bill Sikes sets out to exploit. Roman Polanski's period drama, based on Charles Dickens' novel, starring Barney Clark, Ben Kingsley and Jamie ForemanFilm/General Movie/Drama
18:25Beaches[SUB AD HD]Brash child performer CC and rich girl Hillary become unlikely friends when they first meet at 11 years old. Years later they are still close, but Hillary, who is now a successful lawyer, is stricken with a terminal illness. CC goes to visit her and together they reflect on the highs and lows of their long, volatile relationship. Drama, starring Bette Midler, Barbara Hershey, John Heard and Mayim BialikFilm/General Movie/Drama
21:00Get Him to the Greek[SUB AD HD]A record company employee is given the dubious task of making sure a manic, sex-crazed British rock star makes it from London to his comeback concert in Los Angeles without causing too much mayhem along the way. His task is made all the harder by his charge's infatuation with a model. Comedy, with Russell Brand reprising his role from Forgetting Sarah Marshall alongside Jonah Hill and Rose ByrneFilm/Comedy
23:10Alfie[SUB AD HD]A cockney lothario leads a charmed life, enjoying casual sex with as many women as possible with no thought of the consequences. However, a series of unexpected setbacks forces him to finally take stock of his life. Comedy drama based on the play by Bill Naughton, starring Michael Caine, Jane Asher, Millicent Martin, Shirley Anne Field, Shelley Winters and Denholm ElliottFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama
01:25The Namesake[SUB HD]An Indian couple settle in New York shortly after their marriage, and struggle to adapt to a strange new world. They have a son, and as the boy reaches his teens, he becomes increasingly rebellious as he tries to reconcile his family's heritage and his own identity as a first generation American. Drama based on Jhumpa Lahiri's novel, starring Kal Penn, Irfan Khan and TabuFilm/General Movie/Drama