Film Four & Film Four +1 19-03-09

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The Left Hand of God
1955 An American mercenary working for a warlord in 1940s China has second thoughts about his employer, so assumes the identity of a dead priest to make his escape. Seeking sanctuary in a mountain mission, he reluctantly settles into a religious life. But his cover is threatened when he falls for a nurse. Drama, starring Humphrey Bogart, Gene Tierney and Lee J Cobb

Never Love a Stranger
1958 A young man runs away from a children's home and drifts into a life of crime, ultimately becoming involved with a gangland syndicate. But an encounter with a childhood sweetheart inspires him to change his ways and help an old friend , now an assistant district attorney, to bring down the mobsters. Crime thriller, starring John Drew Barrymore and Steve McQueen

One of Our Aircraft Is Missing
1942 An RAF bomber is shot down during a raid on Stuttgart, forcing its crew to bail out over Nazi-occupied Holland. Trying to evade capture, they are assisted by a group of Dutch resistance fighters, who help them safely make it to the North Sea coast. Powell and Pressburger's World War Two drama, starring Godfrey Tearle, Eric Portman and Hugh Williams

The Land Girls
1997 Three very different Land Army agricultural volunteers are sent to work on a farm where they all fall head over heels for the owner's son, leading to romance, heartbreak and tragedy. Wartime drama, with Catherine McCormack, Anna Friel, Rachel Weisz, Tom Georgeson, Steven Mackintosh, Maureen O'Brien and Lucy Akhurst co-star

Little Nicky
2000 The Devil decides to put off retirement for a little longer, but his two oldest sons are left fuming and decide to get revenge by creating Hell on Earth, forcing their demonic dad to turn to the youngest member of the clan to save the day. Comedy, starring Adam Sandler, Patricia Arquette, Harvey Keitel, Rhys Ifans, Reese Witherspoon and Rodney Dangerfield

Wrong Turn
2003 Six luckless travellers get stranded in the middle of nowhere, and resolve to work together to get through the night. However, they soon stumble across a trio of cannibalistic mountain men, hideously mutated by years of inbreeding, and are forced to fight for their lives. Horror, starring Eliza Dushku, Desmond Harrington and Jeremy Sisto

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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