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14: Film4

Tue Apr 16
Four Weddings and a Funeral

Today 00:00 - 02:20

(1994) BAFTA-winning comedy. Hugh Grant and Andie MacDowell star as two people who should obviously be a couple, but only meet at weddings and funerals. [AD,S,W]

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Barnacle Bill

Today 10:00 - 11:45

(1957) The final Ealing comedy stars Alec Guinness as the latest in a long and distinguished line of sailors, but there's a problem: he suffers from seasickness. So why not buy a pier? [S,W]

Fire Down Below

Today 11:45 - 14:00

(1957) Drama with Rita Hayworth, Robert Mitchum and Jack Lemmon. Two friends agree to smuggle a mysterious European woman across the border, but she soon has them at each other's throats. [S,W]

The Lavender Hill Mob

Today 14:00 - 15:40

(1951) Ealing comedy. Alec Guinness plays a clerk who has been responsible for transporting a bank's gold supplies for the last 20 years. But now he has decided to steal £1,000,000 of it. [S,W]

Mysterious Island

Today 15:40 - 17:45

(1961) Sci-fi adventure based on Jules Verne's novel. Two men fleeing the US Civil War find an island inhabited by monsters (animated by Ray Harryhausen) and the mysterious Captain Nemo. [AD,S,W]

Bend It Like Beckham

Today 17:45 - 20:00

(2002) Feel-good British comedy about a pair of teenage friends who join an all-female football team. But Jess's Sikh parents don't approve... Starring Parminder Nagra and Keira Knightley. [AD,S,W]

The Transporter

Today 20:00 - 21:50

(2002) Violent action-thriller starring Jason Statham. For a price, an underworld courier will deliver people or packages anywhere, no questions asked. But one job lands him in deep danger. [S,W]

Collateral

Today 21:50 - 00:10

(2004) Michael Mann's crime thriller with Tom Cruise and Jamie Foxx. A hitman arrives in LA to do five hits in one night, with the unwitting help of a cab driver. [AD,S,W]

Wed Apr 17
Mona Lisa

Tomorrow 00:10 - 02:15

(1986) Drama starring Bob Hoskins and Cathy Tyson. An ex-con is hired to guard a troubled high-class prostitute. But soon both of them are in danger. With Michael Caine and Robbie Coltrane. [S,W]

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The Bedford Incident

Tomorrow 10:00 - 12:05

(1965) Thriller. Sidney Poitier plays a photojournalist aboard a destroyer whose commander's obsessive hunt for a Soviet sub could plunge the world into nuclear war. [S,W]

Journey to the Center of the Earth

Tomorrow 12:05 - 14:45

(1959) Fantasy adventure starring James Mason, Pat Boone and Diane Baker. An expedition to the centre of the planet unexpectedly encounters a villainous rival and prehistoric beasts. [AD,S,W]

The Mask of Zorro

Tomorrow 14:45 - 17:25

(1998) Swashbuckling swordplay with Antonio Banderas, Anthony Hopkins and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Can old Zorro train up a new Zorro to defeat a dastardly villain and save his daughter? [S,W]

The Legend of Zorro

Tomorrow 17:25 - 20:00

(2005) Swashbuckling adventure. Antonio Banderas returns as the masked swordsman who defends the poor. And now an evil organisation is threatening his wife (Catherine Zeta-Jones) and son. [S,W]

Glory

Tomorrow 20:00 - 22:25

(1989) Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington and Morgan Freeman star in Edward Zwick's epic, Oscar-winning tribute to the first black regiment raised in the North during the Civil War. [S,W]

Widows

Tomorrow 22:25 - 01:05

(2018) Steve McQueen's thriller follows the widows of some serious criminals as they mount a daring heist. The star-studded cast includes Viola Davis, Colin Farrell and Michelle Rodriguez. [AD,S,W]

Thu Apr 18
Spree

Thursday 01:05 - 02:55

(2020) Comedy-horror. A social media-obsessed taxi driver tries to get famous by livestreaming him poisoning his passengers. [S,W]

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Thursday 02:55 - 06:00

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Cat Ballou

Thursday 10:00 - 11:55

(1965) Oscar-winning comedy western starring Jane Fonda and Lee Marvin. She's trying to defend her father's ranch from developers, he's the drunken gunslinger she hires for the job. [AD,S]

Against the Wind

Thursday 11:55 - 13:50

(1947) Spy thriller. Robert Beatty, Simone Signoret, Jack Warner and Gordon Jackson star as British-trained saboteurs sent to Second World War Belgium. But one of them is a traitor... [S]

The Admirable Crichton

Thursday 13:50 - 15:45

(1957) Comedy. Kenneth More stars as the perfect butler, who assumes command when he, his aristocratic employer (Cecil Parker) and his family and friends are shipwrecked on a desert island. [AD,S]

The Land that Time Forgot

Thursday 15:45 - 17:35

(1974) Fantasy adventure about survivors from a torpedoed First World War ship who end up in a legendary land in the Atlantic where dinosaurs roam. With Doug McClure. [S]

Film4 Interview Programmes:...

Thursday 17:35 - 17:40

...Talking Film: Stars and directors talk about the experience of making movies in this compendium of personal and practical reflections. [S,W]

The Pursuit of Happyness

Thursday 17:40 - 20:00

(2006) Biographical drama starring Will Smith as Chris Gardner, the down-on-his-luck salesman who risked it all to provide a better life for himself and his son. [S]

Deja Vu

Thursday 20:00 - 22:25

(2006) Pulsating sci-fi action with Denzel Washington and Val Kilmer. An AFT agent uses new technology to reach back in time, stop a ferry bombing, and save the love of his life. Simple. [S]

River

Thursday 22:25 - 00:10

(2023) Farcical time-loop comedy about the staff and guests at a remote mountain hotel condemned to repeat the same two minutes over, and over, and over, and over again. In Japanese/subs. [S]

Fri Apr 19
First Man

Friday 00:10 - 02:55

(2018) Ryan Gosling and Claire Foy star as the Armstrongs in a real-life drama about the 1969 moon landing. As the family grieve their child, Neil begins space training. [AD,S]

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The Yellow Balloon

Friday 10:00 - 11:35

(1953) Post-World War II drama set in London's East End. When a boy snatches his friend's balloon, it results in a tragic accident that changes his life. [S]

Father Goose

Friday 11:35 - 13:55

(1964) WWII romcom. A beach bum (Cary Grant), who spies on Japan's Pacific naval movements for the US, has his life thrown into chaos by a shipwrecked teacher (Leslie Caron) and her pupils. [S,W]

Far from the Madding Crowd

Friday 13:55 - 17:15

(1967) Julie Christie and Terence Stamp star in John Schlesinger's adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel. Bathsheba is not short of suitors, but will marrying any of them lead to happiness? [S,W]

Midway

Friday 17:15 - 20:00

(2019) Roland Emmerich's sprawling, action-packed war drama documenting the Battle of Midway, a major turning point in World War II. Starring Ed Skrein, Luke Evans and Woody Harrelson. [S,W]

Transporter 2

Friday 20:00 - 21:45

(2005) Violent action-thriller. Jason Statham plays the tough courier Frank Martin. He's hired to guard the son of a government drugs czar, but his mission quickly lurches towards disaster. [S,W]

Wild Card

Friday 21:45 - 23:30

(2015) Sin City thriller with Jason Statham. A compulsive gambler who does favours for money just wants out of the Vegas life. Just one big win at the tables should do it... [S,W]

Croupier

Friday 23:30 - 01:20

(1998) Cool as ice thriller with Clive Owen and Alex Kingston. A croupier is persuaded to help rob the casino that he works at. It's a dicey pursuit, but maybe he'll get a novel out of it. [S,W]

Sat Apr 20
Deerskin

Saturday 01:20 - 02:55

(2019) Comedy horror with Jean Dujardin as a middle-aged man who buys a deerskin jacket to kick-start his post-divorce life. Fine - until the jacket starts talking to him... [S,W]

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Saturday 02:55 - 06:00

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Alpha and Omega

Saturday 10:00 - 11:45

(2010) Animated family adventure. Two young wolves - and polar opposites - are tranquilised and whisked away to repopulate their species. Can they make it home without killing each other? [S,W]

Aliens in the Attic

Saturday 11:45 - 13:30

(2009) Sci-fi comedy-adventure. A group of children find four small aliens at their remote holiday cottage. But they want to conquer Earth, and only the kids can stop them. [S,W]

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Saturday 13:30 - 15:40

(1993) Comedy sequel starring Whoopi Goldberg and Lauryn Hill. Deloris - who's now made it big in Vegas - goes back undercover as a teacher to help a struggling school choir find its voice. [AD,S,W]

Wonder

Saturday 15:40 - 17:50

(2017) Heart-warming drama starring Julia Roberts. A young boy with an extensive facial deformity gets to grips with the outside world as he attends middle school for the first time. [AD,S,W]

Mission: Impossible

Saturday 17:50 - 20:00

(1996) Brian De Palma's action thriller with Tom Cruise. Top spy Ethan Hunt has no choice but to accept a deadly mission to prove that he's not a traitor. Expect rubbery mask wearing. [AD,S,W]

Mission: Impossible II

Saturday 20:00 - 22:25

(2000) Tom Cruise stars in John Woo's action-thriller as superspy Ethan Hunt. His mission: to retrieve a genetically modified disease from terrorists. [AD,S,W]

1408

Saturday 22:25 - 00:30

(2007) Violent horror with John Cusack and Samuel L Jackson. A professional debunker of the supernatural encounters the supernatural in a hotel room with a gory history. Suicide theme. [S,W]

Sun Apr 21
Eagle vs Shark

Sunday 00:30 - 02:15

(2007) Offbeat rom-com with Jemaine Clement. Shy Lily works as a fast-food waitress - will she ever win the love of mullet-topped nerd Jarrod? [AD,S,W]

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Sunday 02:15 - 06:00

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Bend It Like Beckham

Sunday 10:00 - 12:15

(2002) Feel-good British comedy about a pair of teenage friends who join an all-female football team. But Jess's Sikh parents don't approve... Starring Parminder Nagra and Keira Knightley. [AD,S,W]

The Pursuit of Happyness

Sunday 12:15 - 14:35

(2006) Biographical drama starring Will Smith as Chris Gardner, the down-on-his-luck salesman who risked it all to provide a better life for himself and his son. [S,W]

The Legend of Zorro

Sunday 14:35 - 17:10

(2005) Swashbuckling adventure. Antonio Banderas returns as the masked swordsman who defends the poor. And now an evil organisation is threatening his wife (Catherine Zeta-Jones) and son. [S,W]

Independence Day

Sunday 17:10 - 20:00

(1996) Blockbusting landmark sci-fi action-thriller starring Will Smith and Jeff Goldblum. A US Air Force pilot and a scientist battle aliens who are spectacularly destroying our planet. [AD,S,W]

Gemini Man

Sunday 20:00 - 22:15

(2019) Will Smith stars in Ang Lee's action-thriller as both an over-the-hill hitman and the young clone of himself sent to take him out. With Clive Owen. [AD,S,W]

The Grey

Sunday 22:15 - 00:30

(2011) Thriller starring Liam Neeson. Survivors of a plane crash in the Alaskan wilderness battle against winter weather and the area's hungry wolves. [AD,S,W]

Mon Apr 22
Dancehall Queen

Monday 00:30 - 02:35

(1997) Dancehall bangers soundtrack this gritty Jamaican indie with Audrey Reid. A single mum battles poverty by transforming herself into a Dancehall Queen. [S]

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Monday 02:35 - 06:00

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BSL Zone: Deaf Funny

Monday 07:00 - 07:30

Comedy sketch show in BSL with a variety of characters, including a fitness fanatic, a police officer and a football manager. [S,SL,W]

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Monday 07:30 - 10:00

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Hue & Cry

Monday 10:00 - 11:40

(1947) The very first Ealing comedy is set in the post-war East End. A boy tries to catch a gang of thieves who are using his favourite comic to communicate their dastardly deeds. [S,W]

Barnacle Bill

Monday 11:40 - 13:25

(1957) The final Ealing comedy stars Alec Guinness as the latest in a long and distinguished line of sailors, but there's a problem: he suffers from seasickness. So why not buy a pier? [S,W]

The Lavender Hill Mob

Monday 13:25 - 15:05

(1951) Ealing comedy. Alec Guinness plays a clerk who has been responsible for transporting a bank's gold supplies for the last 20 years. But now he has decided to steal £1,000,000 of it. [S,W]

Journey to the Center of the Earth

Monday 15:05 - 17:45

(1959) Fantasy adventure starring James Mason, Pat Boone and Diane Baker. An expedition to the centre of the planet unexpectedly encounters a villainous rival and prehistoric beasts. [AD,S,W]

Grease

Monday 17:45 - 20:00

(1978) The classic 1950s-set musical features summer loving between John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, great songs and a scene-stealing performance from Stockard Channing. [AD,S,W]

Darkman

Monday 20:00 - 21:50

(1990) Liam Neeson and Frances McDormand star in Sam Raimi's crime-fighting action-fantasy. A scientist uses his invention to seek revenge on his attackers. [S,W]

Funny Pages

Monday 21:50 - 23:35

(2022) Dark coming-of-age comedy about a troubled schoolboy who quits education to become a comic book artist - with the help of an array of questionable older men... [S]

Little Fockers

Monday 23:35 - 01:30

(2010) Comedy sequel with Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller and Jessica Alba. Greg Focker is in for a tough time when a drug sales rep finds him irresistible. [AD,S,W]

Tue Apr 23
The Fits

Tuesday 01:30 - 02:55

(2015) Creepy horror. A young girl is fascinated by the dance troupe at her local community centre. But just as she gains access to their world, they're stricken with a mysterious illness. [S,W]

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Tuesday 02:55 - 06:00

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Against the Wind

Tuesday 10:00 - 11:55

(1947) Spy thriller. Robert Beatty, Simone Signoret, Jack Warner and Gordon Jackson star as British-trained saboteurs sent to Second World War Belgium. But one of them is a traitor... [S]

Ten Wanted Men

Tuesday 11:55 - 13:35

(1955) Western. Randolph Scott stars as Adam Stewart, a lawyer who gets on the wrong side of an angry rancher, who retaliates by hiring help to violently drive Stewart's family out of town. [AD,S]

Miss Peregrine's Home for...

Tuesday 13:35 - 13:40

...Peculiar Children Interview Special: Director Tim Burton and stars Eva Green, Asa Butterfield and Ella Purnell talk about their fantasy adventure, adapted from Ransom Riggs's bestseller. [S,W]

The Bedford Incident

Tuesday 13:40 - 15:45

(1965) Thriller. Sidney Poitier plays a photojournalist aboard a destroyer whose commander's obsessive hunt for a Soviet sub could plunge the world into nuclear war. [S]

Cat Ballou

Tuesday 15:45 - 17:40

(1965) Oscar-winning comedy western starring Jane Fonda and Lee Marvin. She's trying to defend her father's ranch from developers, he's the drunken gunslinger she hires for the job. [AD,S]

A Good Year

Tuesday 17:40 - 20:00

(2006) Romcom. Russell Crowe stars as a US stockbroker who intends to sell the French vineyard he has inherited. Then he meets a local waitress. With Marion Cotillard and Abbie Cornish. [S]

Deja Vu

Tuesday 20:00 - 22:25

(2006) Pulsating sci-fi action with Denzel Washington and Val Kilmer. An AFT agent uses new technology to reach back in time, stop a ferry bombing, and save the love of his life. Simple. [S]

Man on Fire

Tuesday 22:25 - 01:15

(2004) Thriller. Former CIA man Denzel Washington is trying to build a new life. But when the girl he's guarding is kidnapped, he seeks brutal, bloody retribution. [AD,S]