Film Four & Film Four +1 29-07-08.

Astra 2D at 28.2E 10729 V SYM:22000 FEC 5/6

Film Four SID8335 VPID2312 APID2313 Eng

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1.00pm Whirlpool
1949 A woman finds herself unable to control her kleptomania, and in desperation, turns to a hypnotist for help. What she doesn't know is that the mesmerist is also a murderer, and when she awakes from her trance, she finds herself in the frame for the villain's most recent crime. Glossy melodrama, starring Gene Tierney, Jose Ferrer, Richard Conte and Charles Bickford

2.55pm The Scarlet Pimpernel
1934 An English dandy adopts a variety of disguises to rescue aristocrats from the guillotine during the early days of the French Revolution. Wildly successful period adventure, starring Leslie Howard as the foppish hero, alongside Merle Oberon, Raymond Massey and Nigel Bruce

4.45pm The Bravados
1958 Psychological Western in which Gregory Peck plays a widower searching for the outlaws responsible for raping and killing his wife. In the course of his travels, however, he discovers he has become no better than the men he is hunting down. Joan Collins and Stephen Boyd also star

6.35pm Elizabethtown
2005 Bittersweet comedy drama starring Orlando Bloom as a failed shoe designer driven to despair when his career goes up in smoke. When he learns his father has died, he abandons thoughts of suicide to return to his home town in Kentucky where an encounter with free-spirited air hostess Kirsten Dunst inspires him to get his life back on track. Susan Sarandon co-stars as Bloom's mother

9.00pm Napoleon Dynamite
2004 An alienated high-school pupil goes all out to help his new friend bag the class presidency, while simultaneously juggling the demands of his bizarre family. Quirky comedy that proved a surprise indie hit, starring Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Haylie Duff, and directed by Jared Hess, who went on to make the equally oddball Nacho Libre with Jack Black

10.45pm The Seventh Seal
1957 Ingmar Bergman's brooding masterpiece about a disillusioned knight (Max von Sydow) who returns from the crusades to a land ravaged by plague and tries to prolong his life by challenging the Grim Reaper to a game of chess. Also starring Bengt Ekerot and Gunnar Bjornstrand

12.35am Woody Allen on Bergman Actor and director Woody Allen talks to Mark Kermode about the influence Ingmar Bergman has had on his work

12.55am Summer with Monika
1953 A wayward teenager embarks on a romantic holiday with an errand boy and ends up pregnant but their idyllic relationship turns sour as the trials of parenthood begin to take their toll. Intense Ingmar Bergman melodrama, starring Harriet Andersson and Lars Ekborg

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