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


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FilmFour (last updated Wed 02 Sep 2009, 05:25 BST


11.00am
The Bigamist (PG) 1953 A salesman and his wife decide to adopt a child, but the adoption agency's thorough background checks uncover a shocking fact the husband is a bigamist and has been living a double life with another doting wife and baby. Drama, starring Edmond O'Brien, Ida Lupino, Joan Fontaine, Edmund Gwenn and Jane Darwell (888)

12.40pm
The Americano (U) 1955 A Texan cowboy who is hired to transport a cargo of prize bulls to Brazil finds his client has been mysteriously murdered and sets out to solve the crime. Along the way he faces a host of jungle predators, both human and animal, but still finds time for a spot of romance. Western, starring Glenn Ford, Frank Lovejoy, Cesar Romero, Ursula Thiess and Abbe Lane (888)

2.20pm
The Last Command (PG) 1955 Legendary adventurer Jim Bowie returns to Texas during the 1830s and tries to quell the simmering antagonism of the white settlers against the Mexican government. However, as the Mexican army's aggression intensifies, he is forced to take up arms and join the historic battle at the Alamo. Western, starring Sterling Hayden, Arthur Hunnicutt, Anna Maria Alberghetti and Richard Carlson (888)

4.30pm
Genevieve (U) 1953 Two rival motoring enthusiasts engage in a friendly race on the way back from the London-to-Brighton veteran car rally. However, their light-hearted attitude turns into heated competition as they approach the finishing line, with their friendship seemingly doomed while their long-suffering other halves have to contend with their obsession. Comedy, starring Dinah Sheridan, John Gregson, Kenneth More and Kay Kendall (888)

6.15pm
Princess Mononoke (PG) 1997 A bold warrior falls foul of a deadly infection, and his quest for a cure leads him into the middle of a conflict between greedy humans and spirits of the natural world. Hayao Miyazaki's animated fantasy adventure, with the voices of Billy Crudup, Gillian Anderson, Billy Bob Thornton and Claire Danes

9.00pm
Little Nicky (12) 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 (888)

10.40pm
Donkey Punch (18) 2008 Three women on holiday in Ibiza join a group of men for a party on their yacht. One of the guys describes a potentially dangerous sex act, but his efforts to put it into practice have fatal consequences, leading to a deadly battle of the sexes. Thriller, starring Jaime Winstone, Nichola Burley and Sian Breckin

12.35am
I Am Cuba: The Siberian Mammoth (15) 2005 The making of the film I Am Cuba, examining how Russian and Cuban film-makers collaborated on the movie and the political upheavals in the country that led to its creation

2.25am
Quentin Tarantino on Inglourious Basterds Director Quentin Tarantino discusses his latest film, based during World War Two, starring Brad Pitt as the leader of a team of Nazi-hunters

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