Film Four & Film Four +1 06-12-08.

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(last updated Sat 06 Dec 2008, 05:25 GMT)

1.00pm The Family Man
2000 Successful businessman Nicolas Cage is magically given the opportunity to find out what his life would have been like if he hadn't walked out on his loving girlfriend. He's suddenly transplanted into an alternative reality, complete with cosy home and kids. But although he's not initially impressed with the change, his cold exterior soon begins to thaw. Drama, also starring Tea Leoni and Don Cheadle

3.20pm Comanche
1956 A powerful Indian chief agrees to take part in peace talks with Washington, dividing his nation's ranks down the middle and forcing him to help hunt down a group of renegade warriors unwilling to surrender their arms. Western, starring Dana Andrews, Kent Smith, Nestor Paiva and Henry Brandon

5.05pm The Wrong Arm of the Law
1962 London gangster Peter Sellers forms an uneasy alliance with fellow crooks to stop the entire underworld being taken over by an Australian gang posing as policemen. Side-splitting comedy, with Sellers giving a fantastic performance in the lead. Lionel Jeffries, Nanette Newman and Bernard Cribbins co-star, while Dennis Price and Dick Emery appear in supporting roles. Michael Caine also has an early uncredited bit part

6.55pm In Good Company
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 Mean Machine
2001 A soccer star gives in to temptation and deliberately throws a crucial match but when his misdeeds become public knowledge, he finds himself on a slippery slope. It's not long before he ends up behind bars, where he's persuaded to form a football team to take on the prison guards. But whipping his fellow inmates into shape could prove to be a tricky proposition. Comedy with a dark side, starring Vinnie Jones, Jason Statham, David Hemmings and Jason Flemyng

10.55pm The Hills Have Eyes
2006 A road trip goes from bad to worse when a retired police detective and his family break down on a remote road and are then attacked by savage and deformed victims of a nuclear testing project. Remake of the Seventies horror, starring Kathleen Quinlan, Aaron Stanford, Vinessa Shaw, Ted Levine, Emilie de Ravin and Dan Byrd

1.00am Bamako
2006 Premiere. A Malian community organise a makeshift trial, where they prosecute the World Bank and other international organisations for causing Africa's economic problems. Meanwhile, a bar singer living in the area and her unemployed husband face up to the fact that their marriage may be over. Satirical drama, starring Aissa Maiga and Tiecoura Traore

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