Film Four & Film Four +1 02-12-08.

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(last updated Tue 02 Dec 2008, 05:25 GMT)

1.00pm Pom Poko
1994 A community of magical creatures with the ability to shapeshift find their normal food supplies running low, leading to squabbles and fights. However, they soon realise they must join forces to battle the real enemy the seemingly unstoppable march of progress, which looks set to turn their forest into an urban development. Animated adventure, with the voice of Maurice LaMarche, Clancy Brown, Olivia d'Abo and John Di Maggio. Dubbed in English

3.20pm Anne of the Indies
1951 Jean Peters shines as a no-nonsense pirate who welcomes a French captain on board and promptly falls in love unaware he has been sent by the British to capture her. Jacques Tourneur's high-seas adventure, which deftly questions the gender roles of the genre without losing any of the snappy pace. Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget and Herbert Marshall also star

4.55pm The Lady Vanishes
1979 A traveller befriends an elderly lady during a train journey, but she suddenly disappears, and he embarks on a search for her. However, the other passengers deny ever seeing the missing woman leading to suspicions that a conspiracy is afoot. Remake of Hitchcock's classic 1938 mystery, starring Elliott Gould, Cybill Shepherd, Herbert Lom, Arthur Lowe and Ian Carmichael (888)
6.55pm In Good Company (15) 2004 A senior, middle-aged executive has to defer to an arrogant, baby-faced whizz-kid after a corporate takeover, and his sense of pride is further dented when the new boss starts to date his daughter. Satirical comedy, starring Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson and Marg Helgenberger

9.00pm Bedazzled
2000 Remake of the vintage Peter Cook and Dudley Moore comedy, starring Brendan Fraser as a lovelorn computer buff who pledges his soul to the Devil (Elizabeth Hurley) in exchange for seven wishes but finds they all backfire on him in disastrous fashion. With Frances O'Connor and Miriam Shor

10.50pm Bullitt
1968 Hard-as-nails San Francisco police detective Steve McQueen is assigned to protect a Mob informer. However, when the gangsters manage to assassinate the witness, he decides to conceal the death and vows to track down the murderers himself. Iconic, fast-moving thriller featuring one of the best and most famous car chases in cinema history. Jacqueline Bisset, Robert Vaughn and Robert Duvall are among the supporting cast

1.05am L.I.E
2001 Michael Cuesta's gritty drama follows a confused young man who is unsure of his sexuality or his future. When his recently widowed father begins seeing a brash woman, the youngster abandons his home life and falls in with a bad crowd, but it is his relationship with an older man that changes his life forever. Paul Franklin Dano stars, alongside Bruce Altman and Brian Cox

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