Film Four & Film Four +1: 17-07-2013.
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11:00Millions Like Us[SUB BW]A woman is happy to be called up for service during the Second World War, but disappointed to learn she will be working in a factory making aircraft parts. However, the new job brings romance in the shape of a handsome airman and a close circle of friends in her co-workers, who all rally round when tragedy strikes. Drama, starring Patricia Roc, Eric Portman, Gordon Jackson and Basil RadfordFilm/General Movie/Drama
13:00The Great Sioux Massacre[SUB HD]A corrupt senator coaxes Colonel Custer out of retirement with the prospect of presidential office, and the soldier tries to further his political ambitions by wresting control of the current military campaign from its commanding officer, culminating in his last stand at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Western, with Philip Carey, Joseph Cotten, Darren McGavin and Julie SommarsFilm/Western
15:05Sea of Sand[SUB AD BW]Allied troops fighting in North Africa in 1943 are redeployed as saboteurs behind enemy lines to blow up Rommel's desert fuel dumps. A clash of personalities between officers initially causes problems, but the men overcome their differences to work together. Second World War adventure, starring Richard Attenborough, John Gregson, Michael Craig and Vincent BallFilm/Adventure/War
17:05The Tall Stranger[SUB]A Union soldier struggles to recover from a violent encounter with a gang of lawless cattle rustlers, but his recuperation is cut short as he works to ensure the safety of a group of Confederate homesteaders journeying north at the end of the Civil War. Western based on a novel by Louis L'Amour, starring Joel McCrea, Virginia Mayo, Michael Ansara and Michael PateFilm/Western
18:45Congo[SUB HD]An expedition to find King Solomon's diamond mines in the jungles of the Congo disappears without trace. The tycoon behind the mission sends his assistant, a former CIA agent, to find out what became of the explorers - only to discover that the party met a grisly fate at the hands of a horde of vicious apes. Action adventure based on Michael Crichton's novel, with Dylan Walsh, Laura Linney, Tim Curry and Grant HeslovFilm/Adventure
20:50Watchmen Interview SpecialDirector Zack Snyder and actors Jackie Earle Haley and Jeffrey Dean Morgan discuss the move adaptation of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' graphic novelFilm/Cinema
21:00The King's Speech[SUB AD HD]The younger son of George V struggles to cope with an uncontrollable stammer, prompting his wife to enlist the aid of an eccentric Australian speech therapist. The support and friendship of the doctor prove invaluable when a crisis places the repressed prince on the throne, just as the outbreak of the Second World War leaves the country in need of a strong king. Oscar-winning fact-based drama, starring Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter and Guy PearceFilm/General Movie/Drama
23:20Greenberg[SUB HD]Premiere. A former musician recovering from a nervous breakdown returns to the city where he grew up for the first time in years to housesit for his brother. He starts an awkward romance with his brother's assistant, runs into an old girlfriend and tries to make peace with a former bandmate whose record deal he ruined. Comedy drama, with Ben Stiller, Rhys Ifans and Greta GerwigFilm/Comedy/General Movie/Drama
01:25UzakA photographer living in Istanbul slips into a mid-life crisis when his wife leaves him. However, he is shaken out of his misery by a visit from his eccentric, penniless cousin who has come to the city seeking new employment to support his ailing mother. Drama, starring Muzaffer Ozdemir and Emin Toprak. In TurkishFilm/General Movie/Drama