Film Four & Film Four +1 01-10-09

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The Return
Two brothers are stunned when a stranger turns up out of the blue, claiming to be their estranged father. However, as he whisks the youngsters off on a fishing trip, one of them comes to suspect he is not who he claims to be. Russian drama, starring Vladimir Garin, Ivan Dobronravov and Konstantin LavronenkoFilm/General Movie/Drama

A drifter finds a home and a sense of purpose when he rescues a rancher's beloved horse, and is hired to train it. A strong bond develops between man and steed, but it all goes badly wrong when his no-good brother steals the animal and the horse escapes into the wild after a botched rescue attempt. Western, starring Fred MacMurray, Anne Baxter and Burl IvesFilm/Western

Belle Starr[SUB]
The daughter of an aristocrat teams up with Confederate forces when the Yankees take over her land, and it isn't long before romance blossoms with a fellow fighter. Western, starring Gene Tierney, Randolph Scott, Dana Andrews and Shepperd StrudwickFilm/Western

The Drum[SUB]
A courageous prince in early 20th-century India enlists the help of the British Army to defeat his villainous uncle, who murdered his father and seized the throne. Adventure, directed by Zoltan Korda and starring Raymond Massey, Sabu, Roger Livesey, Valerie Hobson and David TreeFilm/Adventure/War

The Parent Trap[SUB]
Separated twin sisters who never knew each other existed meet up by accident. They decide to join forces in an attempt to reunite their estranged parents, and switch places to get the warring couple to kiss and make up. Remake of the 1961 Disney comedy, starring Dennis Quaid, Natasha Richardson, Elaine Hendrix and Lindsay Lohan in a dual roleFilm/Comedy

District 13
An undercover agent infiltrates a lawless walled-off Paris ghetto to recover a stolen bomb that has fallen into the hands of a ruthless gang lord - but to survive, he has to join forces with one of the mob boss's rivals, whose sister is being held hostage. Futuristic thriller, starring Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle and Tony D'AmarioFilm/Detective/Thriller

Lethal Weapon 2[SUB]
Headstrong cop Martin Riggs and his cautious partner Roger Murtaugh stumble across a South African diplomat plotting to traffic drugs into America via his embassy. Protected by his diplomatic immunity, the crook seems sure to evade the law - while his chief henchman has a connection to Riggs' traumatic past. Action thriller sequel, with Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci and Patsy KensitFilm/Detective/Thriller

Water Lilies
Three teenage sychronised swimmers living in a Parisian suburb struggle with the pressures of puberty. Impulsive Anne has set her sights on a male swimmer for her first sexual encounter, while Marie struggles to separate feelings of friendship and attraction towards the beautiful Floriane. French drama, starring Pauline Acquart, Louise Blachere and Adele HaenelFilm/General Movie/Drama