Film Four & Film Four +1 20-11-08.

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(last updated Thu 20 Nov 2008, 05:25 GMT)

1.00pm The Silver Fleet
1943 The chief of a Dutch shipyard finds himself shunned by his neighbours and loved ones for helping the Nazis create a new kind of submarine. Little do they suspect he's come up with a plan to destroy his latest creation as well as those who ordered him to build it. Excellent World War Two melodrama, starring Ralph Richardson, Esmond Knight, Googie Withers and Frederick Burtwell

2.40pm Escape to Athena
1979 A group of World War Two Allied PoWs plans to defy the SS by taking part in a prison break and art robbery, with the help of a liberal camp commandant. Action adventure, with Roger Moore, David Niven, Telly Savalas, Elliott Gould, Stefanie Powers and Claudia Cardinale

5.00pm The Man Who Knew Too Little
1997 Dim-witted American Bill Murray heads to London to visit his wealthy brother, who's arranged for him to participate in a murder mystery break but unwittingly gets involved with real killers, enemy agents and corrupt government officials bent on mayhem. Good-natured comedy, with Joanne Whalley and Peter Gallagher

6.50pm Mighty Joe Young
1998 A gentle giant gorilla is moved from his jungle home to Los Angeles, where he escapes from a wildlife reserve and runs amok in the city, leaving a group of concerned human pals facing a race against time to save him from harm. Adventure which is good fun for all the family, starring Bill Paxton, Charlize Theron, Rade Sherbedgia and Regina King

9.00pm Keeping Mum
2005 A well-meaning but rather dull vicar is kept on his toes by his dysfunctional family. While his daughter seems to pick the worst possible boyfriends, his son struggles to make any friends at all and his wife is becoming increasingly interested in her suave golf teacher. Thankfully, the arrival of a housekeeper gives the foursome a much-needed wake-up call. Comedy, starring Rowan Atkinson, Kristin Scott Thomas, Patrick Swayze and Maggie Smith

11.00pm Hostage
2005 A washed-up former hostage negotiator returns to regular police work, but later finds himself forced to draw on his old skills in a bid to save a crooked accountant's children, who have been taken prisoner in their own home by psychotic delinquents. Thriller, starring Bruce Willis, Kevin Pollak, Ben Foster and Jonathan Tucker

1.10am The Good Girl
2002 A woman nearing the end of her tether thanks to her dead-end job, slovenly husband and the trivialities of small-town life finds herself drawn toward a disaffected youth with a refreshing attitude. Comedy drama, with a remarkable lead performance from Jennifer Aniston. Jake Gyllenhaal, John C Reilly, Tim Blake Nelson and Zooey Deschanel make up the impressive supporting cast

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