Film Four & Film Four +1 28-09-09

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A club owner and her boyfriend in 19th-century Paris stage a risque act based on the celebrated dance, only to find themselves threatened with legal action and the prospect of having to close down their establishment. Musical drama, starring Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Maurice Chevalier and Louis Jourdan. Featuring songs by Cole Porter, including C'est Magnifique, I Love Paris and Let's Do ItFilm/General Movie/Drama

Heaven Can Wait[SUB]
A roguish playboy dies and goes to Hell, but the Devil is not convinced he has sinned enough or has the wicked credentials to gain entry. This prompts the old rascal to recount the story of his outrageously immoral life, from stealing his cousin's fiancee to meddling in his son's romance with a singer. Fantasy comedy, starring Don Ameche, Laird Cregar, Gene Tierney and Spring ByingtonFilm/Comedy/Fantasy/Fantasy

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness
English servant Gladys Aylward fulfils her dream of becoming a missionary in China. Working from a roadside inn used by mule caravans, she ends up caring for dozens of orphans, who she courageously leads to safety through hostile and mountainous territory during the Sino-Japanese War. Fact-based drama, starring Ingrid Bergman, with Curt Jurgens, Ronald Squire and Robert DonatFilm/General Movie/Drama

In Good Company
A middle-aged executive has to defer to an arrogant young whizz-kid after a corporate takeover, and his sense of pride is further dented when the new boss starts to date his daughter. Satirical comedy, starring Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson and Marg HelgenbergerFilm/Comedy

A professional art thief and a sultry insurance agent team up to plot the robbery of a lifetime - but neither is sure they can trust the other. Crime thriller, starring Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ving Rhames, Will Patton and Maury ChaykinFilm/Detective/Thriller

5x2: Cinq Fois Deux
A French couple's doomed relationship is examined in five stages, beginning with their divorce and working backwards to the time when they first fell in love. Francois Ozon's drama, starring Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi and Stephane FreissFilm/General Movie/Drama

Le Divorce
Isabel Walker heads for Paris to offer support to her pregnant stepsister Roxeanne, who has been abandoned by her feckless husband. It is not long before they embark on a whirlwind tour of the city's hotspots and clubs - only to find fun and romance where least expected, as Isabel has an affair with the married uncle of Roxeanne's soon-to-be-ex-husband. Romantic comedy, starring Kate Hudson, Naomi Watts, Glenn Close and Leslie CaronFilm/Comedy