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Film Four

(last updated Mon 08 Dec 2008, 05:25 GMT)

The Americano (U) 1955 Texan Glenn Ford is hired to transport a cargo of prize bulls to Brazil, only to find his client has been mysteriously murdered. The courageous visitor sets out to solve the crime, while fighting off a host of jungle predators, and still finds time for a spot of romance. Western, starring Frank Lovejoy, Cesar Romero, Ursula Thiess and Abbe Lane (888)

The Silver Fleet (PG) 1943 The chief of a Dutch shipyard finds himself shunned by his neighbours and loved ones for helping the Nazis develop a new type 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. World War Two melodrama, starring Ralph Richardson, Esmond Knight, Googie Withers and Frederick Burtwell (888)

Pom Poko (PG) 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 Makoto Nonomura, Yuriko Ishida, Norihei Miki and Nijiko Kiyokawa

One Fine Day (PG) 1996 George Clooney and Michelle Pfeiffer star as mismatched single professionals whose children miss a school trip. The pair take it in turns to babysit while struggling to stick to their hectic work schedules only for their feelings for one another to blossom unexpectedly over the course of the day. Romantic comedy, with Charles Durning and Mae Whitman

Silent Hill (15) 2006 A young girl is haunted by disturbing dreams of the mysterious town of Silent Hill, so her mother takes her there to discover the cause. However, it is not long before the child has vanished without trace and sinister creatures start emerging from the shadows. Horror, based on the successful video game, starring Radha Mitchell and Sean Bean (888)

Bullitt (15) 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 (888)

Asylum (15) 2005 An ambitious psychiatrist starts work at a mental institution, where his bored wife befriends a patient. However, when the disturbed man who murdered his former partner is given chores close to the family's home, their relationship becomes more serious. Gritty drama set in the 1950s, starring Natasha Richardson, Hugh Bonneville and Ian McKellen

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