Film Four & Film Four +1 18-09-09

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Offbeat romance, following the romantic liaisons of a pulp fiction writer over the years, interspersed with scenes from his latest novel about a man's efforts to change his ways. Starring Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Gong Li, Takuya Kimura, Faye Wong and Zhang ZiyiFilm/General Movie/Drama


Malta Story
As the island of Malta comes under siege during World War Two, a reconnaissance pilot plays a crucial role in defending the people. Drama, starring Alec Guinness, Anthony Steel, Jack Hawkins, Muriel Pavlow and Flora RobsonFilm/General Movie/Drama

Where the Sidewalk Ends[BW]
A violent New York cop beats a robbery suspect to death during a moment of madness and hastily tries to cover his tracks by framing a local mobster for the crime. Gritty thriller, starring Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Gary Merrill and Karl Malden, who would later take the lead in TV series The Streets of San FranciscoFilm/Detective/Thriller

Move Over, Darling[SUB]
A woman returns home to America after five years marooned on a desert island - only to find her beloved husband has not only given her up for dead, but has also remarried and is enjoying a romantic honeymoon. Remake of vintage comedy My Favourite Wife, starring Doris Day, James Garner and Polly BergenFilm/Comedy

Girls! Girls! Girls!
A tuna fisherman with an eye for the ladies is faced with the age-old dilemma as he tries to decide which lucky girl deserves his attentions. However, he is distracted from the pursuit of pleasure when his jealous rival ensures he loses his boat. Musical, starring Elvis Presley, Stella Stevens, Laurel Goodwin and Jeremy Slate. Songs featured include Return to SenderFilm/Musical

Crocodile Dundee II[SUB]
The rugged Australian adventurer sets out to save his reporter girlfriend from New York drug dealers. Having rescued her from their clutches, he realises they will soon be coming after him so decides to even the odds by luring them to the Outback for a showdown. Comedy adventure sequel, starring Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon and Charles S DuttonFilm/Comedy
21:00Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story[SUB AD]
The struggling owner of a run-down gym is forced to take drastic action to prevent an arrogant fitness guru buying the business out from under him - and enlists his customers to form a dodgeball team in the hope of triumphing in the US championships. Sporting comedy, starring Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Christine TaylorFilm/Comedy

The Fountain
Darren Aronofsky's perplexing and visually stunning sci-fi romance follows the thousand-year quest of a man to save the woman he loves. In the 16th century, Hugh Jackman is a conquistador battling to save his Spanish queen from destruction. In modern-day America, he is a scientist desperately searching for a cure for his wife's cancer. In the 26th century, the actor appears in a more abstract role as he searches for eternal life in the depths of space. Rachel Weisz stars as the object of all three men's affections, with Ellen Burstyn and Mark Margolis appearing in the supporting castFilm/General Movie/Drama/Science Fiction/Science Fiction