Film Four & Film Four +1 03-08-09

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FilmFour (last updated Mon 04 Aug 2009, 05:25 BST)

11.00am Last of the Badmen (PG)
1957 A Chicago detective takes a perilous undercover job in an attempt to capture a gang of crooks who have hit upon a clever money-making scheme spring outlaws from jail and involve them in robberies to put the price on their head up, then kill them and claim the bounty. Western, starring George Montgomery, James Best, Douglas Kennedy and Keith Larsen

12.40pm The Man in Grey (PG)
1943 An aristocratic girl extends the hand of charity to an impoverished friend who responds by trying to steal her husband. Period drama, starring James Mason, Phyllis Calvert, Margaret Lockwood and Stewart Granger

2.55pm The Spanish Gardener (U)
1956 An insecure diplomat becomes jealous of his son's friendship with their Spanish groundsman. As his concern grows, he vows to take drastic steps to put an end to their relationship but his foolhardy actions lead to tragedy. Drama based on the novel by AJ Cronin, starring Dirk Bogarde, Michael Hordern, Jon Whiteley, Cyril Cusack and Geoffrey Keen

4.45pm The Quiller Memorandum (PG)
1966 A secret agent is assigned to investigate a neo-Nazi organisation in Sixties Berlin which proves to be a difficult task. Espionage thriller, starring George Segal, Alec Guinness, Max von Sydow and George Sanders, with a script by Harold Pinter

6.55pm Guess Who (12)
2005 African-American parents are thrilled to learn their daughter has finally found her Mr Right, and look forward to meeting him. However, the woman's dad is less than impressed when he comes face to face with his white prospective son-in-law leading to all manner of hilarity as he tries to split the happy couple up. Comedy, starring Bernie Mac, Ashton Kutcher, Zoe Saldana and Judith Scott

9.00pm Crash (15)
2004 The lives of a cultural cross-section of Los Angeles residents converge as a series of crashes and crimes occurs during a turbulent 36 hours in the city. Paul Haggis's directorial debut and Oscar-winning drama, starring Sandra Bullock, Matt Dillon, Don Cheadle, Thandie Newton and Brendan Fraser

11.10pm The Commitments (15)
1991 An enterprising Dubliner assembles a motley crew to form a soul band. Alan Parker's award-winning musical comedy about friendship, fame and failure, based on the novel by Roddy Doyle. With Robert Arkins, Andrew Strong, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball and Maria Doyle Kennedy

1.25am The Perfect Score (12)
2004 High-school students become so worried about a forthcoming exam they decide to take drastic action and devise a foolproof plan to steal the answers. Comedy, starring Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Erika Christensen and Bryan Greenberg

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