Film Four & Film Four +1 18-02-09

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The Moonraker (U) 1957 Swashbuckling historical adventure set during the English Civil War, starring George Baker as a British answer to the Scarlet Pimpernel, playing the foppish nobleman by day and roundhead-foiling highwayman by night. But when Cromwell wins final victory at the battle of Worcester, the dashing hero must smuggle King Charles's son to France. With Sylvia Syms, Marius Goring, John Le Mesurier and Patrick Troughton (888)

Brief Encounter (PG) 1945 A suburban housewife finds herself falling in love with a married doctor she meets by chance at a railway station. While the pair return to the station every week to see each other, both come to realise that the relationship is doomed to be a fleeting one. David Lean's classic romantic drama, starring Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Cyril Raymond and Valentine Dyall (888)

One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (U) 1942 An RAF bomber is shot down during a raid on Stuttgart, forcing its crew to bail out over Nazi-occupied territory and enlist the help of locals in a desperate bid for freedom. Powell and Pressburger's World War Two drama, starring Godfrey Tearle and Eric Portman (888)

Oliver Twist (PG) 2005 Roman Polanski's adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic novel. Orphan Oliver flees his harsh upbringing in the workhouse and seeks his fortune in London. Instead, he falls in with Fagin and his gang of young thieves. His first efforts as a pickpocket lead to him being taken in by the wealthy Mr Brownlow an opportunity brutal crook Bill Sykes sets out to exploit. Starring Barney Clark, Ben Kingsley and Jamie Foreman (888)

A Life Less Ordinary (15) 1997 A down-on-his-luck would-be author plans to get even for losing his job by kidnapping his boss's daughter. Meanwhile, two angels are assigned the seemingly impossible task of making the unlikely duo fall in love and decide nothing is more likely to bring them together than a little jeopardy. Danny Boyle's fantasy comedy, starring Ewan McGregor, Cameron Diaz, Holly Hunter and Delroy Lindo (888)

Comrades (PG) 1986 Historical drama telling the story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, the 19th-century farm labourers who took a stand against the harsh treatment and poor wages handed out by the land owner who employed them. But fearing the loss of his livelihood, the ruthless farmer takes desperate measures to crush the uprising. Starring Robin Soans, Robert Stephens and Michael Hordern

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