Film Four & Film Four +1 29-03-09

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(last updated Sun 29 Mar 2009, 05:25 BST)

1.00pm The Addams Family
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

2.55pm School of Rock
2003 A slobbish guitarist dreams of stardom, but his hopes are dashed when the other members of his band kick him out. Struggling to make ends meet, he takes a job as a substitute music teacher at an exclusive private school, and sets about moulding his pupils into rock gods. Comedy from director Richard Linklater, starring Jack Black, Joan Cusack, Mike White and Sarah Silverman

5.05pm Heaven Can Wait
1978 American football player Joe gets snatched away to the afterlife following his death, but the angel responsible realises too late he was supposed to survive. Joe is offered the chance to return to the land of the living by taking over the body of a murdered millionaire to the shock of the dead man's killers. Fantasy drama, starring Warren Beatty, Julie Christie and James Mason

7.10pm The Man Who Knew Too Little
1997 A dim-witted American heads to London to visit his wealthy brother, who has arranged for him to participate in a murder mystery break. But he gets mistaken for an assassin sent to kill a visiting Russian dignitary and is pursued by secret agents remaining convinced that it is all part of the show. Comedy, starring Bill Murray, Joanne Whalley and Peter Gallagher

9.00pm Mission: Impossible III
2006 Former special agent Ethan Hunt is called out of retirement when an ex-trainee is taken hostage by a ruthless arms dealer, but when the rescue operation goes wrong, the dastardly villain targets Hunt's fiancee. Action thriller, directed by JJ Abrams, the creator of TV series Lost, and starring Tom Cruise, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Michelle Monaghan, Ving Rhames and Simon Pegg

11.10pm GI Jane
1997 A US Navy lieutenant makes history by becoming the first woman to join the elite Seals commando unit. Barked at by the no-nonsense platoon sergeant and mocked by her fellow trainees, she soon realises that her place in the squad is nothing more than a publicity stunt so she decides to prove her true worth by demanding equal treatment. Military adventure, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Demi Moore, Anne Bancroft, Jason Beghe and Viggo Mortensen

1.40am La Cienaga
2000 Two cousins, one rich and one poor, living in a provincial, Argentinean town, struggle to manage their numerous unruly children and apathetic husbands in the middle of an oppressive heatwave. As storms brew and the townsfolk are enthralled by a religious vision, relations in the family spiral out of control. Drama, starring Mercedes Moran and Garciela Borges

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