Film Four & Film Four +1 13-03-09


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FilmFour (last updated Fri 13 Mar 2009, 05:25 GMT)


1.00pm
Gentleman's Agreement (U) 1947 A recently widowed seasoned journalist accepts an offer by a magazine publisher to produce a series of articles on anti-Semitism. In order to gain an insight into the subject, the writer decides to pose as a Jew, but isn't prepared for the torrent of racial abuse he receives. Drama, based on Laura Z Hobson's bestseller, and starring Gregory Peck. Dorothy McGuire, John Garfield and Celeste Holm

3.20pm
The Raid (U) 1954 The leader of a band of escaped confederate prisoners poses as a businessman to plan an attack on a small town, but strikes up a relationship with a local widow and undergoes a crisis of conscience. Drama set during the American Civil War, starring Van Heflin, Anne Bancroft and Lee Marvin (888)

5.05pm
The True Story of Jesse James (PG) 1957 Biopic of the notorious outlaw, following the events during the Civil War that drove him to a life of crime, as his family are branded traitors for supporting the South. Seeking to strike back at the union with a string of bank and train robberies, he soon becomes addicted to the thrill of his criminal career. Western, starring Robert Wagner and Jeffrey Hunter (888)

6.55pm
Watchmen Special Director Zack Snyder and stars Jackie Earle Haley (Rorschach) and Jeffrey Dean Morgan (The Comedian) talk about bringing the cult comic-book to big-screen life

7.05pm
The Addams Family (PG) 1991 Creepy couple Morticia and Gomez find their unconventional life threatened by an imposter claiming to a long-lost relative. When they welcome him with open arms, they fall prey to a plot that could cost them the family fortune. Black comedy based on the Sixties TV series, starring Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, Christina Ricci, Jimmy Workman and Carel Struycken (888)

9.00pm
Planet of the Apes (12) 2001 Astronaut Leo Davidson crash-lands on a strange planet ruled by apes, and it is not long before he is taken prisoner. Luckily, he finds help in the form of a sympathetic human rights activist and discovers a shocking secret. Remake of the 1960s sci-fi classic, directed by Tim Burton, starring Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Roth, and featuring a cameo appearance from the original film's star Charlton Heston (888)

11.15pm
Death Note: The Last Name (12) 2006 Light, the student in possession of a notebook giving him the power to decide who dies, becomes corrupted by his power, turning his attention from criminals to anyone who crosses him. Meanwhile, a TV presenter also comes into possession of one of the books and a dangerous romance develops between her and Light. Japanese fantasy thriller sequel, starring Tatsuya Fujiwara and Erika Toda

2.00am
Big Trouble in Little China (15) 1986 An all-American trucker encounters supernatural goings-on while trying to rescue a friend's fiancee from the clutches of an immortal sorcerer in Los Angeles' Chinatown. Tongue-in-cheek fantasy adventure, starring Kurt Russell, with Dennis Dun, Kim Cattrall, James Hong and Victor Wong (888)

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