Film Four & Film Four +1 02-08-08.

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

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(last updated Sat 02 Aug 2008, 05:25 BST)

1.00pm Dunston Checks In
1996 Jason Alexander stars in this riotous family comedy as Robert Grant, the manager of a luxurious New York hotel who is eager to spend some quality time with his two young sons. When Robert's boss discovers her establishment is being considered for a six-star rating, and an undercover inspection is imminent, the ruthless proprietor orders him to ensure things run smoothly. The arrival of new guest Lord Rutledge (Rupert Everett) leads Robert to mistakenly assume he is there to assess the facility. What he doesn't realise is that the snooty English peer is actually a skilled jewel thief who has brought along an orang-utan to be his partner in crime, and the discovery of the mischievous primate by Robert's children turns the respected hotel into a three-ring circus. Faye Dunaway, Eric Lloyd and Paul Reubens co-star

2.40pm Destination Moon
1950 Sci-fi adventure about a private businessman who pays for an expedition to the moon hoping to get there before the Russians only to find his rocket may not have enough fuel for the return journey. John Archer, Tom Powers and Warner Anderson star

4.35pm Doctor in Distress
1963 Dirk Bogarde, in his last appearance as amorous medic Simon Sparrow, tries to sort out the romantic problems in his life and has the added complication of playing Cupid for his pompous boss Sir Lancelot Spratt. Hospital comedy, with Samantha Eggar, Barbara Murray, Donald Houston and Mylene Demongeot

6.45pm Escape to Victory
1981 Michael Caine and Sylvester Stallone are among the Allied PoWs who take to the football field in a bid to escape their German captors and prove their worth on the pitch while they're at it. Stirring World War Two adventure, with Max von Sydow and Daniel Massey. Soccer stars also making appearances include Pele, Bobby Moore, Ossie Ardiles, Mike Summerbee, Russell Osman and John Wark

9.00pm Stuck on You
2003 Conjoined twins head for the bright lights of the big city so one of them can follow his dream of becoming an actor. But the pair get more than they bargained for when one of them lands a role on a TV show starring alongside Cher, while the other wants to search for the woman he's been conducting an online romance with. Likable bad taste comedy from the Farrelly brothers, starring Matt Damon and Greg Kinnear, and featuring cameo appearances by Meryl Streep and Jack Nicholson

11.10pm The Fly
1986 David Cronenberg's gruesomely graphic remake of the Fifties horror classic, starring Jeff Goldblum as a scientist whose experiments with matter transportation lead to tragedy. With Geena Davis, John Getz and Joy Boushel

1.00am The Virgin Spring
1960 Vagrants murder a girl and bury her body in a forest, leaving her parents to exact a savage revenge. Ingmar Bergman's Oscar-winning adaptation of a medieval legend, with Max von Sydow, Birgitta Valberg and Gunnel Lindblom

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