Film Four 14-10-08.

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(last updated Tue 14 Oct 2008, 05:25 BST)

1.00pm The Left Hand of God
1955 Humphrey Bogart stars as an American pilot who poses as a Catholic priest to evade capture by his former employer in postwar China. Drama, based on the novel by William E Barrett, with Gene Tierney, Lee J Cobb, EG Marshall and Agnes Moorehead

2.45pm Leave Her to Heaven
1946 Melodrama about an unbalanced woman whose insane jealousy leads her to plot the death of anyone she suspects of attracting her husband's affections. Starring Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain and Vincent Price

4.55pm Rio Grande
1950 Memorable John Ford Western in which Cavalry officer John Wayne (Ford's favourite actor) faces problems when his son and estranged wife arrive at his fortress on the Mexican border and it's not long before he's desperately trying to sort out his private life before it interferes with his job. The third in the director's trilogy of acclaimed genre offerings, starring Maureen O'Hara, Ben Johnson and J Carrol Naish

7.00pm Picture Perfect
1997 An ambitious executive hires a man to pose as her fiance in an effort to improve her image at work, but her fantasy life soon snowballs out of control, leaving her unable to tell the difference between fact and fiction. Romantic comedy, with Jennifer Aniston, bolstered by a strong supporting cast including Kevin Bacon, Olympia Dukakis and Illeana Douglas

9.00pm Without a Paddle
2004 Three friends embark on a canoeing trip in honour of a late, lamented pal but their break ends up being far from relaxing, with a perilous river and deranged mountain men conspiring to ensure the experience goes horribly wrong. Comedy, starring Seth Green, Matthew Lillard and Dax Shepard, alongside old hand Burt Reynolds, retreading Deliverance territory

10.55pm Magnolia
1999 Acclaimed director Paul Thomas Anderson's masterly drama about two men on the verge of death who yearn to be reunited with their estranged family. But their children a sex guru and a cocaine addict struggle to muster the forgiveness they so desperately crave. The excellent ensemble cast includes Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore, William H Macy, Philip Seymour Hoffman and John C Reilly also appear

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