Jan 16th - 22nd

TPTV Schedule January 16th – 22nd 2016

Printable TPTV Schedule January 16th – January 22nd 2017 V2

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 16 January 2017 06:00 BFI: Fully Fitted Freight 1957. Factual. Director: Ralph Keene. The story of the fast freight, 4-48 pm, Bristol-Leeds, vacuum braked throughout. Conveyed in crisp black & white images by veteran cinematographer Ronald Craigen.
Mon 16 January 2017 06:25 Penny Points to Paradise 1951. Comedy. Director: Tony Young. Stars Peter Sellers in his first screen appearance, Spike Milligan & Harry Secombe. After winning £100,000. Secombe & Milligan meet a fast talking salesman
Mon 16 January 2017 07:55 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Prairie Incident. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E1)
Mon 16 January 2017 08:25 Police Dog 1955. Drama. Starring Joan Rice, Tim Turner & Sandra Dorne. When his colleague is shot dead by a burglar, PC Frank Mason vows for justice. After becoming a dog-handler, he finds a new partner.
Mon 16 January 2017 09:55 Freedom of the Seas 1934. Comedy. Directed by Marcel Varnel and starring Clifford Mollison, Wendy Barrie and Zelma O’Neal. A mild mannered clerk, with a crush on his boss’s daughter, is led astray by an old friend.
Mon 16 January 2017 11:30 Now For Nookie Ep1 – 1980. Guest stars Pat Coombs & Anita Harris. Children’s TV comedy series from the Southern Television vaults stars ventriloquist Roger De Courcey and his talking ‘partner’ Nookie Bear!
Mon 16 January 2017 12:00 Velvet Touch 1948. Thriller. A police captain (Sydney Greenstreet) must solve the murder of a producer. Was it his ex or his ex ex? Stars Rosalind Russell, Leo Genn & Claire Trevor.
Mon 16 January 2017 13:55 Glimpses – When Do We Eat? 1926. After being abandoned without any food, a determined dog looks for some kind souls to help her feed her pups.
Mon 16 January 2017 14:00 A Place Of One’s Own 1945. Drama. Director: Bernard Knowles. Stars Margaret Lockwood, James Mason & Barbara Mullen. After an elderly couple move into an old house, they are joined by a young girl who becomes possessed.
Mon 16 January 2017 15:50 A Thrill A Second Watch daring feats from tightrope walkers to water skiing in this outlandish short
Mon 16 January 2017 16:00 Glimpses – A Thrill A Second 1955. Crime. Three stories of murder and the supernatural. Starring Orson Welles, John Gregson & Elizabeth Sellars. Introduced by Eamonn Andrews. Directed by David Eady & George More O’Ferrall.
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Mon 16 January 2017 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Stolen Crime. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A man demands to be arrested for plotting the perfect murder of his wealthy wife, who is found dead that night (S1, E16)
Mon 16 January 2017 19:30 The Detectives Two Time Loser. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E1)
Mon 16 January 2017 20:00 The 14 1973. Drama. Director: David Hemmings. Stars Jack Wild, Alun Armstrong, June Brown & Cheryl Hall. Based on a true story in London’s East End. 14 kids stick together after the death of their mother.
Mon 16 January 2017 22:00 The Final Programme 1974. Sci-Fi. Director: Robert Fuest. Stars Jon Finch, Jenny Runacre, Sterling Hayden & Patrick Magee. Scientists believe they can move humanity to the next level by recreating a perfect human.
Mon 16 January 2017 23:50 Plan 9 Short film about the infamous sci-fi flop turned cult classic Plan 9 From Out Of Space, directed by B-movie veteran Ed Wood featuring clips from the film and commentary from presenter John Guerras
Mon 16 January 2017 00:00 Night Visitor 1971. Crime horror starring Max von Sydow, Trevor Howard and Liv Ullmann. Salem escapes from an insane asylum where he was confined for being an axe-murderer. Music by Mancini.
Mon 16 January 2017 02:00 Home Before Midnight 1979. Thriller. Director: Pete Walker. Stars James Aubrey & Alison Elliot. A songwriter offers sultry nymphet, Ginny, a lift home and they eventually become lovers. The trouble is Ginny is only 14.
Mon 16 January 2017 04:15 The Killer Shrews 1959. Sci-fi. Directed by Ray Kellogg (famous for his FX). Starring James Best. On an isolated island, a small group of people are terrorized by giant voracious shrews in the midst of a hurricane.
Mon 16 January 2017 05:45 Glimpses Happy Tate Jr. Highlights of Variety. Highlights from the acts of Bell & Howell Music Hall. Includes singing trio The Radio Three, xylophonist Teddy Brown and a sketch from Harry Tate
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 17 January 2017 06:00 Home Sweet Home 1945. Famous northern comedian Frank Randle stars in this comedy where his sweetheart’s parents disapprove of him.
Tue 17 January 2017 07:50 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Full Circle. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E2)
Tue 17 January 2017 08:20 Gelignite Gang 1955. Directed by Terence Fisher and starring Wayne Morris, Sandra Dorne and Patrick Holt. Set in London’s Soho, a gang of ruthless safecrackers plan their next robbery.
Tue 17 January 2017 09:50 Our Girl Friday 1953. Comedy. Directed by Noel Langley. A British cast lead this story about a shipwrecked group on a tropical island. Stars Joan Collins, George Cole, Kenneth More & Peter Sellers voices the Parrot
Tue 17 January 2017 11:20 Glimpses – Magic Feet Short documentary film about British football’s ‘star of stars’, Sir Stanley Matthews
Tue 17 January 2017 11:30 Now For Nookie Ep2 – 1980. Guest stars David Lodge, Bernie Winters & his dog Schnorbitz. Children’s series from the Southern Television vaults stars ventriloquist Roger De Courcey and his ‘partner’ Nookie Bear!
Tue 17 January 2017 12:00 Shepherd On The Rock 1993. Drama. Directed by Bob Keen. Starring Bernard Hill, John Bowles and Betsy Brantley. A sheep farmer and his family fight for their land against the persistent efforts of a land developer.
Tue 17 January 2017 14:00 The Browning Version 1951. Drama. Directed by Anthony Asquith and starring Michael Redgrave. Crocker-Harris is a teacher at an English public school who must retire early due to ill health.
Tue 17 January 2017 15:50 Glimpses – Hot Spot 1932. Comedy. The Taxi Boys get more than they bargained for when they pick up a wealthy woman in their cab produced by Laurel and Hardy’s long-time collaborator Hal Roach.
Tue 17 January 2017 16:00 Death Goes To School 1953. Crime drama with Barbara Murray and Gordon Jackson in the lead role. A rare, old British mystery surrounding a strangulation at a school that needs Scotland Yard to investigate.
Tue 17 January 2017 17:15 Park Ranger 1978. New Boy. Featuring Norman Bowler as a trainee warden in a national park. (S1, E1)
Tue 17 January 2017 17:45 Glimpses – Swing Tease Enjoy performances from Nat Gonella, The Mills Brothers and Evelyn Dall in these clips from the film Sing As You Swing.
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Tue 17 January 2017 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Silver Curtain. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. Behind the ‘silver curtain’ spray from a fountain, a man is found dead with a knife in his back (S1, E17)
Tue 17 January 2017 19:30 The Detectives House Call. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E2)
Tue 17 January 2017 20:00 Best Pair Of Legs In The Business 1974. Comedy. Director: Christopher Hodson. Stars Reg Varney, Diana Coupland, Lee Montegue & Jean Harvey. A middle-aged compere and drag artiste is low on talent but high on ambition.
Tue 17 January 2017 22:00 Truth About Women 1957. Comedy. Director: Muriel Box. Stars Laurence Harvey, Diane Cilento, Julie Harris, Eva Gabor & Mai Zetterling. A father-in-law offers reassurance by recounting some rather stick moments.
Tue 17 January 2017 00:00 Endless Night 1972. Thriller. Directed by Sidney Gilliat. Stars Hayley Mills, Hywel Bennett & Britt Ekland. Based on an Agatha Christie novel. A couple are threatened after building their dream home on cursed land.
Tue 17 January 2017 02:00 Burke & Hare 1972. Horror. Director: Vernon Sewell. Stars Derren Nesbitt, Harry Andrews & Glynn Edwards. The 19th century body snatchers, supplying corpses for cash to the pioneering surgeon Dr Knox.
Tue 17 January 2017 03:50 The Senator Was Indiscreet 1947. Comedy. A bumbling, long-winded and crooked Southern senator, considered by some as a dark horse for the Presidency, panics his party when his tell-all diary is stolen. Starring William Powell.
Tue 17 January 2017 05:30 June Allyson The Old-Fashioned Way. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E21)
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 18 January 2017 06:00 Somewhere on Leave 1943. War Comedy. Stars Frank Randle, Harry Korris & Dan Young. Wealthy Private Roy takes his soldier friends Randle, Enoch and Young to his palatial home to help him get his dream girl.
Wed 18 January 2017 07:50 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. A Matter Of Life and Death. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E3)
Wed 18 January 2017 08:20 Mutiny 1952. Starring Mark Stevens & Angela Lansbury. During the war of 1812, the U.S., in need of gold, arranges to borrow it from France. A young Captain must navigate through the British blockade.
Wed 18 January 2017 10:00 Rogue’s Yarn 1956. Crime drama directed by Vernon Sewell. A husband plots to kill his rich wife. Does he have the perfect alibi? Starring Derek Bond and Hugh Latimer.
Wed 18 January 2017 11:30 Now For Nookie Ep3 – 1980. Guest stars Billy Dainty. Children’s TV comedy series from the Southern Television vaults stars ventriloquist Roger De Courcey and his talking ‘partner’ Nookie Bear!
Wed 18 January 2017 12:00 Woman in a Dressing Gown 1957. Anthony Quayle & Sylvia Syms star in this British drama about marital strife. Fed up with his wife Amy (Yvonne Mitchell)’s frumpy appearance, long-married Jim begins an affair.
Wed 18 January 2017 13:50 Glimpses – Musical Miniatures 1946. Musical Miniatures. Variety show featuring big band performances from the orchestras of Al Donahue and Johnny Long
Wed 18 January 2017 14:00 Orders Are Orders 1954. Comedy. An American film crew are making a film in a British army camp, but the soldiers chase the film unit’s girls. Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James & Peter Sellers.
Wed 18 January 2017 15:35 Glimpses – Eastbourne In October 1957 Eastbourne in October 1957. Footage from some of the South’s most beautiful attractions including Eastbourne pier, the 15th Century Herstmonceux Castle in Sussex and Eastbourne model village.
Wed 18 January 2017 16:00 Life In Danger 1959. Crime thriller directed by Terry Bishop and stars Derren Nesbitt. A child murderer escapes from an asylum.
Wed 18 January 2017 17:15 Park Ranger 1978. Fugitive. Featuring Norman Bowler as a trainee warden in a national park. (S1, E2)
Wed 18 January 2017 17:45 Glimpses – Hock Shock Blues Brad Reynolds and his jazz band are caught in a bind when they need to get instruments back from the pawn shop for an all-important audition
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Wed 18 January 2017 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard Error at Daybreak. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A shady businessman collapses on an oceanside jetty, the apparent victim of a heart attack (S1, E18)
Wed 18 January 2017 19:30 The Detectives The Trap. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E3)
Wed 18 January 2017 20:00 Truth About Women 1957. Comedy. Director: Muriel Box. Stars Laurence Harvey, Diane Cilento, Julie Harris, Eva Gabor & Mai Zetterling. A father-in-law offers reassurance by recounting some rather stick moments.
Wed 18 January 2017 22:00 Death Is A Woman 1966. Drama. Director: Fredric Goode. Stars Mark Burns, Wanda Ventham, Patsy Anne Noble & Shaun Curry. An undercover agent is sent to investigate a narcotics smuggling case on a Mediterranean island.
Wed 18 January 2017 23:40 It Could Be You The film follows two London models on their journey through Germany as their prize for winning a newspaper competition. Starring Adrienne Scot, Jackie Collins & Phillip Baird.
Wed 18 January 2017 00:00 Poor Cow 1967. Kitchen sink drama by Ken Loach. Young mother Joy (Carol White) is forced to fend for herself when her brutal husband, Tom (Bindon), goes to jail. Can Joy find solace with Dave (Terence Stamp)?
Wed 18 January 2017 02:00 Mine Own Executioner 1947. Drama. Directed by Anthony Kimmins. Stars Burgess Meredith, Kieron Moore, Dulce Gray and John Laurie. A psychiatrist is tested when treating a former POW in post-war London
Wed 18 January 2017 04:10 Impact 1963. Drama. Jack Moir (Conrad Phillips of ‘William Tell’ fame), a newspaper reporter, is framed by ‘The Duke’ (George Pastell), a Soho racketeer against whom he has written a series of articles.
Wed 18 January 2017 05:30 A Hole Lot of Trouble Directed By Francis A Searle. A 1969 comedy short centering around workmen digging a hole. Starring Arthur Lowe, Victor Maddern, Bill Maynard and Tim Barrett.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 19 January 2017 06:00 The Voice Of Merrill 1952. Crime Drama. Directed by John Gilling. Starring Valerie Hobson, James Robertson Justice & Sam Kydd. A dying author frames a radio narrator for killing his secretary.
Thu 19 January 2017 07:40 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. The Hostiles. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E4)
Thu 19 January 2017 08:10 Salute the Toff 1952. Drama. Director: Maclean Rogers. Stars John Bentley and Carol Marsh. Based on the 1941 Novel. The sixth in the series featuring upper-class sleuth, Richard Rollison.
Thu 19 January 2017 09:45 Glimpses – Musical Miniatures 1946. Musical Miniatures. Variety show featuring big band performances from the orchestras of Al Donahue and Johnny Long
Thu 19 January 2017 09:55 Cuckoo Patrol 1967. Comedy. Freddie Garrity of Freddie and the Dreamers fame is the scout cub leader of a bunch of misfits. Stars: Kenneth Connor, John Le Mesurier and Bernie Dwyer
Thu 19 January 2017 11:30 Now For Nookie Ep4 – 1980. Guest stars Clodagh Rodgers. Children’s TV comedy series from the Southern Television vaults stars ventriloquist Roger De Courcey and his talking ‘partner’ Nookie Bear!
Thu 19 January 2017 12:00 Death At Broadcasting House 1934. Drama. Director: Reginald Denham. Stars Jack Hawkins, Donald Wolfit & Ian Hunter. When an actor is murdered, Detective Inspector Gregory quickly discovers that the victim had many enemies.
Thu 19 January 2017 13:30 June Allyson Without Fear. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this dramatic anthology series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E19)
Thu 19 January 2017 14:00 The Man Upstairs 1958. Drama. Directed by Don Chaffey. Starring Bernard Lee & Richard Attenborough. After accidentally killing his fiancée’s brother, Peter Watson tries to escape his guilt and changes his name.
Thu 19 January 2017 15:45 BFI: The District Nurse 1942. Factual. Directed John Page. The diary of a typical working day and the non-stop work of a wartime district nurse.
Thu 19 January 2017 16:00 A Tale of Five Cities 1951. Drama. Stars Bonar Colleano, Barbara Kelly, Eva Bartok & Gina Lollobrigida. When an Englishman leaves America to enlist in the RAF, his gruelling combat experiences result in a loss of memory.
Thu 19 January 2017 17:45 BFI: Village School 1940. Factual. Buckinghamshire schoolteacher, Mrs James, is the star of this WWII propaganda film. It shows how evacuees from surrounding towns adapt to village life and wartime conditions.
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Thu 19 January 2017 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard Hot Money. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A bank robbery takes place and the suspect, never out of sight, is followed to his office, where he locks himself in (S1, E19)
Thu 19 January 2017 19:30 The Detectives Conspiracy Of Silence. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E4)
Thu 19 January 2017 20:00 Ghost of Greville Lodge 2000. Mystery. Directed by Niall Johnson and starring Jon Newman, Prunella Scales, Marc Danbury and George Cole. A teenager stays at his uncle’s mansion, where he discovers the house’s many secrets.
Thu 19 January 2017 21:50 Glimpses – Magic Feet Short documentary film about British football’s ‘star of stars’, Sir Stanley Matthews
Thu 19 January 2017 22:00 The Final Programme 1974. Sci-Fi. Director: Robert Fuest. Stars Jon Finch, Jenny Runacre, Sterling Hayden & Patrick Magee. Scientists believe they can move humanity to the next level by recreating a perfect human.
Thu 19 January 2017 23:50 Plan 9 Short film about the infamous sci-fi flop turned cult classic Plan 9 From Out Of Space, directed by B-movie veteran Ed Wood featuring clips from the film and commentary from presenter John Guerras
Thu 19 January 2017 00:00 Mine Own Executioner 1947. Drama. Directed by Anthony Kimmins. Stars Burgess Meredith, Kieron Moore, Dulce Gray and John Laurie. A psychiatrist is tested when treating a former POW in post-war London
Thu 19 January 2017 02:10 Capone Investment 1974. Thriller. Stars Glyn Owen, Peter Sallis, Isobel Black & John Thaw. A brutal murder triggers an investigation revealing that $4m of gangster, Al Capone’s, gains may be located in 1970s England
Thu 19 January 2017 04:10 The Wedding Of Lilli Marlene 1953. War Time Drama. Lilli will not marry her love, an American reporter, until she becomes a star. Starring Lisa Daniely, Hugh McDermott and Sid James.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 20 January 2017 06:00 Curse of the Wraydons 1946. Horror. A young captain, after participating in a duel, becomes the suspect in a series of killings near Epping Forest. Directed by Victor M Gover. Starring Tod Slaughter & Bruce Seton.
Fri 20 January 2017 07:55 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Passenger To Mescalero. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E5)
Fri 20 January 2017 08:25 Pit of Darkness 1961. Crime drama. A partner of a safe making firm is found unconscious on a bomb site. A large safe his company installed has been robbed. Starring William Franklyn and Nigel Green.
Fri 20 January 2017 09:55 Once A Sinner 1950. Drama. A lowly bank clerk marries a good time girl but she two-times him for her old crooked boyfriend (Sydney Tafler). Starring Jack Watling, Pat Kirkwood and Thora Hird.
Fri 20 January 2017 11:30 Now For Nookie Ep5 – 1980. Guest stars Vince Hill. Children’s TV comedy series from the Southern Television vaults stars ventriloquist Roger De Courcey and his talking ‘partner’ Nookie Bear!
Fri 20 January 2017 12:00 Blind Spot 1958. Crime Drama directed by Peter Maxwell. Starring Robert Mackenzie, Michael Caine and Delphi Lawrence. US Officer Adams, blinded during the war, is framed on a diamond-smuggling rap.
Fri 20 January 2017 13:30 June Allyson A Great Day for a Scoundrel. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E20)
Fri 20 January 2017 14:00 You’re Only Young Twice 1952. Comedy. Stars Duncan Macrae, Joseph Tomelty, Charles Hawtrey, Ronnie Corbett & Patrick Barr. A new Lord Rector arrives at Skerryvore University, but turns out to be a very attractive young woman
Fri 20 January 2017 15:40 BFI: Rover Makes Good 1952. Drama. Director: John Dooley. Stars Francis Lunt, Malcolm Doney & Felicity Always. This early film from the Children’s Film Foundation was shot around Callington in picturesque 1950s Cornwall.
Fri 20 January 2017 16:00 The Smallest Show On Earth 1957. Comedy. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Margaret Rutherford, Peter Sellers, Virginia McKenna & Bill Travers. A couple inherit a small cinema are shocked to find a decrepit building.
Fri 20 January 2017 17:40 Glimpses – Artic Highway Short vintage documentary film about Finland following the 1000-mile road from its historic capital  via the farms and traditional people of the countryside  to the Arctic coast.
Fri 20 January 2017 18:00 The Monkey’s Paw 1948. Horror. A curio dealer sells a monkey’s paw that can grant the possessor three wishes but warns that disaster will follow. Starring Michael Martin-Harvey, Sydney Tafler & Alfie Bass.
Fri 20 January 2017 19:15 Glimpses – Salt Shakers 1938. Jay C. Flippen is the master of ceremonies in an ocean liner variety show, featuring dancers, singers and comedians
Fri 20 January 2017 19:30 The Detectives Hours To live. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E5)
Fri 20 January 2017 20:00 The 14 1973. Drama. Director: David Hemmings. Stars Jack Wild, Alun Armstrong, June Brown & Cheryl Hall. Based on a true story in London’s East End. 14 kids stick together after the death of their mother.
Fri 20 January 2017 22:00 Ballad In Blue 1964. Drama. Director: Paul Henreid. Stars Ray Charles, Tom Bell, Dawn Addams & Mary Peach. During a performance for blind children, star Ray Charles befriends a young boy who has lost his sight.
Fri 20 January 2017 23:45 Glimpses – Hock Shock Blues Brad Reynolds and his jazz band are caught in a bind when they need to get instruments back from the pawn shop for an all-important audition
Fri 20 January 2017 00:00 The Brain Machine 1955. Thriller. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Maxwell Reed, Patrick Barr, Elizabeth Allen & Russell Napier. Dr Philippa uses ‘The Brain Machine’ to reveal abnormalities within the brain of a murderer.
Fri 20 January 2017 01:40 Richard’s Things 1980. Starring Liv Ullman and Amanda Redman. Richard dies of a heart attack whilst away on business, when collecting his things his wife learns that he had been travelling with another woman.
Fri 20 January 2017 03:40 The Miracle Of The Bells 1948. Drama. Granting her final request, a Hollywood press agent brings the dead body of an actress back to her hometown for burial. Starring Frank Sinatra & Fred MacMurray.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 21 January 2017 06:00 Beyond the Curtain 1960. Drama. Directed by Compton Bennett. Starring Richard Greene, Eva Bartok and Marius Goring. East German refugee Karen finds herself back at home when the flight she works on is forced down.
Sat 21 January 2017 07:45 Booby Trap 1957. Drama. An absent minded professor invents a pen that will explode on the sound of bells then leaves it in a taxi. Starring Sydney Tafler and Harry Fowler.
Sat 21 January 2017 09:15 BFI: The Flood 1963. CCF Film. Adventure. East Anglian youngsters find themselves cut off when the nearby river breaks its banks and floods the countryside. Superbly shot around Ely and Wisbech.
Sat 21 January 2017 10:30 Fire Maidens From Outerspace 1956. Sci-Fi comedy. Spacemen land on the 13th Moon of Jupiter and find man-hungry space girls waiting for them. Stars: Harry Fowler, Paul Carpenter & Sydney Tafler.
Sat 21 January 2017 12:00 Glimpses – Melodies of the Moment Melodies Of The Moment. Mayhem and music abound at the offices of Messrs Pow  Wham and Zowie  Radio City.
Sat 21 January 2017 12:20 Dateline Diamonds 1965. Directed By Jeremy Summers. Comedy musical stars The Small Faces, The Chantelles and Kiki Dee. Lester Benson (Kenneth Cope) the manager of top rock band The Small Faces, is hiding a secret.
Sat 21 January 2017 13:50 My Brother Jonathan 1948. Drama. Director: Harold French. Stars Dulce Gray, Michael Dennison & Ronald Howard. Jonathan’s ambition was to become a surgeon and marry Edie. But Edie loves his brother, who she intends to wed
Sat 21 January 2017 16:00 The Brain Machine 1955. Thriller. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Maxwell Reed, Patrick Barr, Elizabeth Allen & Russell Napier. Dr Philippa uses ‘The Brain Machine’ to reveal abnormalities within the brain of a murderer.
Sat 21 January 2017 17:40 BFI: Listen to Britain 1942. Factual. A depiction of life in wartime England during the Second World War. Director Humphrey Jennings visits many aspects of civilian life. Stars  Leonard Brockington & Joseph Macleod
Sat 21 January 2017 18:00 Brighton Rock 1947. Crime Drama. Directed by John Boulting. Starring Richard Attenborough & Hermione Baddeley. Pinkie Brown, head of a gang of crooks, is prompted by a suspicious local about the murder of his rival
Sat 21 January 2017 19:50 Glimpses – Magic Feet Short documentary film about British football’s ‘star of stars’, Sir Stanley Matthews
Sat 21 January 2017 20:00 Best Pair Of Legs In The Business 1974. Comedy. Director: Christopher Hodson. Stars Reg Varney, Diana Coupland, Lee Montegue & Jean Harvey. A middle-aged compere and drag artiste is low on talent but high on ambition.
Sat 21 January 2017 22:00 Dulcima 1971. Drama. Director: Frank Nesbitt. Stars John Mills, Carol White & Stuart Wilson. Dulcima, a girl treated as a drudge by her family, lifts herself from her environment by becoming a housekeeper.
Sat 21 January 2017 23:55 Glimpses – The Jubilee May 06 1935 The Jubilee May 06 1935. See the excitement all over London as the capital prepares to celebrate King George V’s Silver Jubilee in 1935
Sat 21 January 2017 00:00 Yesterday’s Hero 1979. Drama. Starring Ian McShane, Suzanne Somers & Adam Faith. Written by Jackie Collins. A has-been, alcoholic former soccer star is determined to make a comeback with the help of his ex-girlfriend.
Sat 21 January 2017 01:55 Invasion of the Bee Girls 1973. Sci-Fi Horror. Starring William Smith, Anitra Ford, Victoria Vetri. A cosmic force is turning earth girls into queen bees who ‘love’ their men to death.
Sat 21 January 2017 03:40 Comin’ Thro’ The Rye 1947. Drama. Director: Walter C Mycroft. Stars Terence Alexander, Sylvia Welling & Trefor Jones. Charming romantic account of Robert Burns’ life.
Sat 21 January 2017 04:50 The Kilties are Coming 1951. Factual. Director: Robert Jordan Hill. Stars MacDonald Hobley, Peter Sinclair & The Royal Kiltie Juniors. Rare variety acts and interviews by young Scottish artists.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 22 January 2017 06:00 River Beat 1954. Crime drama directed by Guy Green. A radio operator is duped into smuggling diamonds and is caught by Customs Detective Baker (John Bentley). Starring Phyllis Kirk and Bill Nagy.
Sun 22 January 2017 07:25 Paul Temple’s Triumph 1950. Nettlefold Films production directed by Maclean Rogers and starring John Bentley & Dinah Sheridan. Paul Temple is on the hunt for a kidnapped scientist who’s invented a secret formula.
Sun 22 January 2017 09:05 BFI: Eagle Rock 1964. CFF Film. Directed by Henry Geddes. Featuring Pip Rolls, Christine Thomas & Stephen Morris. David is a stubborn London teenager frustrated when forbidden to climb a local mountain.
Sun 22 January 2017 10:25 Greed of William Hart 1950. Horror. Directed by Oswald Mitchell and screenplay by John Gilling. Set in Edinburgh in the 1800s and starring Tod Slaughter as William Hart the infamous grave robber.
Sun 22 January 2017 12:00 Ramrod 1947. Western. Connie Dickson (Veronica Lake) plans to marry a sheep rancher, but her father teams up with land baron Frank Ivey to drive the man out of town.
Sun 22 January 2017 13:55 BFI: Waverley Steps 1948. Factual. Director: John Eldridge. With visual grace, and wit, the film entwines a coalman’s working day with students’ revels by night, the proceedings of a court with the rituals of a courtship
Sun 22 January 2017 14:40 Cover Girl Killer 1959. Crime. Someone is murdering cover girl models, leaving them in the same pose and place as featured in ‘Wow’ magazine. Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Felicity Young.
Sun 22 January 2017 16:00 The Smallest Show On Earth 1957. Comedy. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Margaret Rutherford, Peter Sellers, Virginia McKenna & Bill Travers. A couple inherit a small cinema are shocked to find a decrepit building.
Sun 22 January 2017 17:40 Glimpses – Sunshine Island 1939. Sunshine Island. Documentary short exploring the island of Madeira told from the perspective of a sea captain.
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Sun 22 January 2017 19:00 Ballad In Blue 1964. Drama. Director: Paul Henreid. Stars Ray Charles, Tom Bell, Dawn Addams & Mary Peach. During a performance for blind children, star Ray Charles befriends a young boy who has lost his sight.
Sun 22 January 2017 20:45 Echo Of Diana 1963. Joan is distraught at the death of her husband in a plane crash but all is not what it seems. Stars: Vincent Ball & Betty McDowall.
Sun 22 January 2017 22:00 Quest For Love 1971 Drama. Director: Ralph Thomas. Starring: Joan Collins, Tom Bell and Denholm Elliott. A scientist wakes in an alternative reality that bears some similarities to our own, but also some differences
Sun 22 January 2017 00:00 Mine Own Executioner 1947. Drama. Directed by Anthony Kimmins. Stars Burgess Meredith, Kieron Moore, Dulce Gray and John Laurie. A psychiatrist is tested when treating a former POW in post-war London
Sun 22 January 2017 02:10 Cool it Carol 1972. Adult Comedy. Joe (Robin Askwith) and Carol (Janet Lynn) decide to head down to London for work. The naive couple become drawn to the more seedy side of London. Also Stars Jess Conrad.
Sun 22 January 2017 04:10 Roof 1933. Inspector Darrow (Leslie Perrins) investigates the death of a wealthy man (George Zucco).
Sun 22 January 2017 05:25 June Allyson The Moth. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this dramatic anthology series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E22)

Jan 23rd - 29th

TPTV Schedule January 23rd – 29th 2016

Printable TPTV Schedule January 23rd – January 29th 2017

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 23 January 06:00 Anything To Declare? 1938. John Loder and Elliot Makeham star in this topical thriller. Professor Grayson is working on an anti-gas formula and Dr. Klee, whose peace propaganda masks other interests, means to obtain it.
Mon 23 January 07:30 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Blood Trails. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E6)
Mon 23 January 08:00 Heart of the Matter 1953. Drama. Director: George More O’Ferrall. Adapted from the Graham Greene novel. Stars Trevor Howard as an assistant policeman posted in Sierra Leone in WW2. Co-stars Elizabeth Allan & Maria Schell
Mon 23 January 10:05 The Great Game 1952. Comedy. Director: Maurice Elvey. Stars Diana Dors, Thora Hird & John Laurie. A wealthy chairman of Burnville United makes an unethical approach to a star player of another club.
Mon 23 January 11:45 The Great Chase 1949. WC Fields stars in these excerpts from the 1940 feature film The Bank Dick – stars WC Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Franklin Pangborn.
Mon 23 January 12:00 Those People Next Door 1953. Drama. Directed by John Harlow and starring Jack Warner, Charles Victor, Jimmy James & Anthony Newley. A young man’s titled parents object to his working-class fiancé.
Mon 23 January 13:35 BFI: To The Rescue 1952. Family. CFF. Director: Jacques Brunius. When George’s poodle is stolen by a thief, he & his sister enlist eccentric dog-lover and village grocer Mr Polly to help them get the pooch back
Mon 23 January 14:00 Hindle Wakes 1952. Drama starring Leslie Dwyer and Lisa Daniely. Successful remake of one of the earliest British talkies. Set in the Hindle, two mill workers take off to Blackpool for the ‘Wakes’ holiday.
Mon 23 January 15:45 The Masked Racer The mysterious Masked Racer seems to be unbeatable, until a dangerous crash forces him to reveal his identity.
Mon 23 January 16:00 Dentist on the Job 1961. Comedy. Directed by C.M. Pennington-Richards. Stars Bob Monkhouse, Kenneth Connor & Ronnie Stevens. Colonel J.J. Proudfoot is looking for a dentist to endorse his new brand of toothpaste.
Mon 23 January 17:45 Comedy Cocktail 1951. EJ Fancey presents Cavalcade of some of Charlie Chaplin’s most famous comedies.
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Mon 23 January 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Missing Link. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A skull, known as the Damascus man, is stolen and Colonel March’s life is imperiled trying to solve the case (S1, E20)
Mon 23 January 19:30 The Detectives Anatomy Of Fear. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E6)
Mon 23 January 20:00 Baxter 1973. Drama. Director: Lionel Jefferies. Stars Patricia Neal, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Sally Thomsett & Britt Ekland. Roger struggles to overcome his speech problem and tense relationship with his parents.
Mon 23 January 22:00 Villain 1971. Drama. Director: Michael Tuchner. Stars Richard Burton, Ian McShane & Nigel Davenport. Your everyday London businessman and sadistic gang leader. Once you’ve met, you’ll wish you hadn’t.
Mon 23 January 00:00 All Night Long 1962. Directed by Basil Dearden and stars Richard Attenborough, Patrick McGoohan and Keith Mitchell. An East End party is the scene where rival jazz musicians fight over a performer.
Mon 23 January 01:50 The Ruthless Four 1968. Western. Four men must survive the greed of each other as they search for a fortune in gold in a remote disused mine. Starring Van Heflin and Gilbert Roland.
Mon 23 January 03:45 Mysterious Mr Nicholson 1947. Crime drama. Directed by Oswald Mitchell and starring Anthony Hulme, Lesley Osmond and Frank Hawkins. A solicitors’ clerk is sent to deliver a will and finds the recipient murdered.
Mon 23 January 05:20 The Detectives Two Time Loser. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E1)
Mon 23 January 05:50 Glimpses – A Thrill A Second Watch daring feats from tightrope walkers to water skiing in this outlandish short
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 24 January 06:00 Admiral’s Secret 1934. Comedy. Directed by Guy Newall and starring Edmund Gwenn, James Raglan and Hope Davy. A retired admiral who has a valuable diamond is pursued by crooks intent on getting the gem.
Tue 24 January 07:15 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Desperate Decision. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E7)
Tue 24 January 07:45 Serena 1962. Drama. Directed by Peter Maxwell. Starring Patrick Holt, Emrys Jones & Honor Blackman. An inspector strives to solve the mystery of an artist’s dead wife. The artist becomes the main suspect.
Tue 24 January 09:00 Final Test 1954. Comedy. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars Jack Warner, Robert Morley & George Relph. A cricketer looks forward to his last test match, but his son would rather write poetry than watch his innings
Tue 24 January 10:50 Gentle Trap 1960. A locksmith on his first burglary is on the run when a rival gang wants his haul. Stars Spencer Teakle & Martin Benson.
Tue 24 January 12:00 Miracle in Soho 1957. Romance. Director: Julian Amyes. Starring John Gregson, Belinda Lee, Cyril Cusack and Peter Illing. Michael is an unhappy road worker, until he meets Julia, and ‘the miracle’ happens.
Tue 24 January 14:00 Time, Gentlemen, Please! 1952. Comedy. The Prime Minister is to visit Britain’s perfect village. The residents want to send the local tramp to an almshouse. Stars Sid James, Eddie Byrne & Dora Bryan. Directed by Lewis Gilbert
Tue 24 January 15:40 Glimpses – Cotton Queen 1941. Short film about the workings of the 200-year-old cotton industry in Lancashire  culminating in a fashion show displaying the latest cotton designs
Tue 24 January 16:00 The Gentleman Bandit 1981. Crime drama directed by Jonathan Kaplan. Based on the real-life ordeal of Baltimore priest Bernard Pagano who was arrested for a series of hold-ups.
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Tue 24 January 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Case of the Misguided Missal. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A 15th century prayer volume disappears from a locked safe belonging to an Oxford Don (S1, E21)
Tue 24 January 19:30 The Detectives Armed And Dangerous. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E7)
Tue 24 January 20:00 Dr. Crippen 1963. Horror. Directed by Robert Lynn. Starring Donald Pleasence & Coral Browne. The true story of Dr. Crippen, who was hanged in 1910 for poisoning his wife so he could be with his younger lover.
Tue 24 January 22:00 Double X 1992. Crime drama with Bernard Hill and Norman Wisdom. Former petty thief and safecracker Arthur is the ‘brains’ behind ‘The Organisation’ but he wants out.
Tue 24 January 00:00 Madron 1970. Western. Director: Jerry Hopper. Stars Richard Boone, Leslie Caron & Gabi Amrani. A gunfighter and a French-Canadian nun who survived a massacre, set out on a trek to elude Apache warriors.
Tue 24 January 01:50 Gunslinger 1956. Western. Directed by Roger Corman. Stars John Ireland, Beverly Garland & Allison Hayes. When the sheriff of a town is slain by outlaws, his widow takes over as sheriff and cleans up the town.
Tue 24 January 03:25 Claws 1977. Drama. Starring Jason Evers. A wounded grizzly bear goes on the rampage killing hunters.
Tue 24 January 05:20 The Detectives House Call. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E2)
Tue 24 January 05:50 All At Sea Short comedy film starring Hal Monty and Max Bygraves as two sailors on leave.  Hal tries his hand at boxing but gets more than he bargained for.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 25 January 06:00 Prisoner Of Corbal 1936. During the French revolution a young woman is saved from the guillotine by an insurrectionist (Nils Asther). Stars: Hazel Terry & Hugh Sinclair.
Wed 25 January 07:30 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Appointment In Santa Fe. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E8)
Wed 25 January 08:00 The Black Rider 1954. Directed by Wolf Rilla and starring Jimmy Hanley, Rona Anderson and Lionel Jeffries. A local reporter discovers a group of enemy agents, but will the story get him promotion?
Wed 25 January 09:20 Maggy Saragne Beautiful French songstress Maggy Sarragne charms the audience at La Crevette in this short from Butcher’s Films.
Wed 25 January 09:25 Your Money Or Your Wife 1960. Comedy. Newly-weds Gay (Peggy Cummins) and Pel (Donald Sinden) must divorce to claim an inheritance. Starring Peter Reynolds.
Wed 25 January 11:10 Now For Nookie Ep6 – 1980. Guest stars Lulu & Nicholas Smith. Children’s TV comedy series from the Southern Television vaults stars ventriloquist Roger De Courcey and his talking ‘partner’ Nookie Bear!
Wed 25 January 11:40 Comedy Cocktail 1951. EJ Fancey presents Cavalcade of some of Charlie Chaplin’s most famous comedies.
Wed 25 January 12:00 The Mummy’s Shroud 1967. Horror. Director: John Gilling. Stars Andre Morrel, Michael Ripper, Elisabeth Sellars & David Buck. An Ancient Egyptian curse settles upon the doomed members of an archaeological expedition.
Wed 25 January 13:50 Zombies Short documentary film detailing the contributions zombie films have made to the horror genre in the last 60 years, including Night Of The Living Dead and White Zombie, starring Bela Lugosi
Wed 25 January 14:00 Millennium 1989. Sci-Fi. Director: Michael Anderson. Stars Kris Kristofferson, Cheryl Ladd, Daniel J Travanti and Robert Joy. Bill smith falls in love with a woman from the future on a mission to save humanity.
Wed 25 January 16:00 Guilty? 1956. Crime. A Solicitor (John Justin) is convinced that a wartime heroine is innocent of a murder charge but he uncovers more than the evidence he needs. Stars Donald Wolfit & Sydney Tafler.
Wed 25 January 17:50 Glimpses – Magic Feet Short documentary film about British football’s ‘star of stars’, Sir Stanley Matthews
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Wed 25 January 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Deadly Gift. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A pretty barmaid receives an unusual Christmas gift, a music box from a thief, dead ten years (S1, E22)
Wed 25 January 19:30 The Detectives Bad Eye Rose Rosetti. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E8)
Wed 25 January 20:00 We Joined The Navy 1962. Comedy. Director: Wendy Toye. Stars Kenneth More, Lloyd Nolan, Joan O’Brien & Mischa Auer. Lt Commander Badger, RN: has one besetting sin. The honesty to say the right thing at the wrong time!
Wed 25 January 22:00 My Brother Jonathan 1948. Drama. Director: Harold French. Stars Dulce Gray, Michael Dennison & Ronald Howard. Jonathan’s ambition was to become a surgeon and marry Edie. But Edie loves his brother, who she intends to wed
Wed 25 January 00:00 Ferry to Hong Kong 1958. Adventure. Director: Lewis Gilbert. stars Orson Welles. An adventure at sea ensues when Captain Hart has to accept a Hong Kong deportee. Also stars Curt Jurgens, Sylvia Syms and Jeremy Spencer
Wed 25 January 02:15 Dreamland 1998. Docu-drama. An explosive investigation into Area 51 and the story of Bob Lazar.
Wed 25 January 04:15 Carnival of Souls 1962. Horror. Director: Herk Harvey. Stars Candace Hilligoss, & Frances Feist. After surviving a car accident, Mary takes a job as an church organist, but is interrupted by visions of a fiendish man.
Wed 25 January 05:50 Literally Horrific Book your seat, draw the curtains.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 26 January 06:00 The Man Who Changed His Name 1934. Drama. Lyn Harding plays Shelby Clive, who has been obliged to shorten his last name so that he won’t be confused with a notorious (and never-apprehended) wife murderer.
Thu 26 January 07:35 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. The Gibbet. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E9)
Thu 26 January 08:05 Girl In the Picture 1957. Drama. Directed by Don Chaffey. Starring Donald Houston, Patrick Holt and Junia Crawford. George Keefe’s policeman brother was murdered four years ago and the killer is still on the loose.
Thu 26 January 09:20 Time Of His Life 1956. Comedy. A released prisoner (Richard Hearne) goes home to embarrass his social climbing daughter. Starring Richard Wattis.
Thu 26 January 10:45 Scarlet Web 1954. Crime drama directed by Charles Saunders. An insurance investigator is framed for murder after a client is found dead. Starring Griffith Jones and Hazel Court.
Thu 26 January 12:00 The Way to the Stars 1945. War. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars Michael Redgrave, Sir John Mills, Rosamund John & Stanley Holloway. This tale of WW2 pilots highlights the impact that war has on soldiers and those at home
Thu 26 January 14:00 The Entertainer 1960. Drama. Director: Tony Richardson. Stars Brenda de Banzie, Roger Livesey, Joan Plowright & Laurence Olivier who earned an Oscar nomination for his performance as the seedy music hall entertainer.
Thu 26 January 16:00 Jigsaw 1962. Directed by Val Guest and starring Jack Warner. A woman is murdered and it’s up to Detective Fellows to sift through the clues and solve the ‘Jigsaw’. Great shots of Brighton in the 60s.
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Thu 26 January 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Case of the Lively Ghost. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A phony spiritualist believes she’s truly summoned a real ghost (S1, E23)
Thu 26 January 19:30 The Detectives Time And Tide. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E9)
Thu 26 January 20:00 Outcast of the Islands 1951. Drama. Directed by Carol Reed. Starring Ralph Richardson & Trevor Howard. A clerk in a south sea trading post gets involved in a smuggling plot, eventually betraying his employer in the process.
Thu 26 January 22:00 The Day Of The Triffids 1962. Sci-Fi. A spectacular meteor storm blinds the world, except Bill. He, and a few others, must battle with flesh eating plants. Starring Nicole Maurey, Howard Keel, Janette Scott and Kieron Moore.
Thu 26 January 00:00 Captain Apache 1971. Western. Stars Lee Van Cleef, Carroll Baker & Stuart Whitman. A Native American becomes an Army officer tasked with investigating a murder. His only clue is buried in the victim’s final words
Thu 26 January 01:55 Man In The Attic 1953. Thriller. Director: Hugo Fregonese. Stars Jack Palance, Constance Smith & Byron Palmer. A Landlady begins to suspect her new tenant is Jack the Ripper when a self-described pathologist moves in
Thu 26 January 03:35 Murder! 1930. Mystery. Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Stars Herbert Marshall, Norah Baring & Phyllis Konstam. A juror in a murder trial, after voting to convict has second thoughts and begins investigating alone
Thu 26 January 05:40 Comedy Cocktail 1951. EJ Fancey presents Cavalcade of some of Charlie Chaplin’s most famous comedies.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 27 January 06:00 Incident in Shanghai 1938. Drama. An unhappy wife of the head of The Red Cross in Shanghai falls for a pilot (Patrick Barr). The pilot is wounded and the husband must operate.
Fri 27 January 07:20 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. The Dude. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E10)
Fri 27 January 07:50 Shadows on the Stairs 1941. Crime. Director: D. Ross Lederman. Stars Frieda Inescort & Paul Cavanagh. Occupants of a boarding house become suspects after a string of murders.
Fri 27 January 09:05 Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard 1939. Detective Drama. Directed by Fred Elles. Starring Mary Clare, Edward Lexy & Nigel Patrick. A woman detective sets about solving the murder of people who have all frequented the same medium.
Fri 27 January 10:20 Valley Of Eagles 1951. Adventure. A scientist invents a formula that converts waves into energy. His wife steals the formula and the scientist pursues her across the frozen tundra. Starring Jack Warner & Nadia Gray.
Fri 27 January 12:00 It’s a Wonderful World 1956. Comedy directed by Val Guest and starring Terence Morgan, George Cole, Kathleen Harrison. Two struggling composers hit on a novel way of producing music backwards!
Fri 27 January 13:45 BFI: A Letter From Ayrshire 1954. Family. Directed by J.E. Ewins. This endearing travelogue takes the guise of a young lad’s letter to his New York pen pal.
Fri 27 January 14:00 While I Live 1947. Drama. (aka The Dream of Olwen) 25 years later, a spinster still obsesses over the death of her sister, who was a composer.
Fri 27 January 15:35 Glimpses – The Affairs Of Pierre 1937. Willie Howard stars as Professor Pierre Ginsberg, French language teacher and unfortunate victim of a case of mistaken identity in this comedy short
Fri 27 January 16:00 Next To No Time 1958. Comedy. Stars Kenneth More, Betsy Drake, Irene Handl & Sid James. Whilst on the Queen Elizabeth to New York, David must close a deal before the boat docks.
Fri 27 January 17:50 Glimpses – Musical Miniatures 1946. Musical Miniatures. Variety show featuring big band performances from the orchestras of Al Donahue and Johnny Long
Fri 27 January 18:00 Flying Deuces 1939. Comedy. Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy join the foreign legion to get over Ollie’s broken heart.
Fri 27 January 19:20 Colonel March of Scotland Yard Death in the Dressing Room. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A call for help during a Javenese dance is the clue that Colonel March needs to prove a faulty alibi (S1, E24)
Fri 27 January 19:50 BFI: When The Pie Was Opened 1941. Factual. Director: Len Lye. A simple tale of a mother cheering up her daughter with a pie from her rationing-stricken pantry is skilfully crafted into a work of real artistic depth.
Fri 27 January 20:00 Best Pair Of Legs In The Business 1974. Comedy. Director: Christopher Hodson. Stars Reg Varney, Diana Coupland, Lee Montegue & Jean Harvey. A middle-aged compere and drag artiste is low on talent but high on ambition.
Fri 27 January 22:00 The Stranger 1946. Drama nominated for an Oscar. Directed by Orson Welles. A war crimes investigator is on the trail of an infamous Nazi. Stars Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson & Loretta Young.
Fri 27 January 00:00 Beast in the Cellar 1970. Horror. Something is killing British soldiers. Is a terrifying beast at large? Or something even stranger and more deadly? Starring Flora Robson, Beryl Reid, Tessa Wyatt & John Hamill.
Fri 27 January 01:45 Monster From Green Hell 1957. Sci-fi. Directed by Kenneth G. Crane. A scientific expedition in Africa investigates wasps that have been exposed to radiation and mutated into giant, killing monsters.
Fri 27 January 03:10 The Demon 1980. Horror directed by Percival Rubens and starring Jennifer Holmes, Cameron Mitchell and Craig Gardner. The screams you hear may be your own!
Fri 27 January 04:55 The Man Outside 1933. Drama. Directed by George A. Cooper. Starring Henry Kendall. When private eye Kendall investigates a case of stolen jewels he finds that the police inspector is at the head of the heist.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 28 January 06:00 Condemned 1929. Drama. Director: Wesley Ruggles. Stars Ronald Colman, Ann Harding & Dudley Digges. Colman is sent to Devil’s Island, where he becomes romantically involved with the wife of a sadistic warden.
Sat 28 January 07:50 Kill Me Tomorrow 1957. Directed by Terence Fisher. Starring Tommy Steele & Pat O’Brien. Crosbie is sacked, but needs his job to fund an operation for his son, only to find his old editor has been murdered.
Sat 28 January 09:30 The Great Chase 1949. WC Fields stars in these excerpts from the 1940 feature film The Bank Dick – stars WC Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Franklin Pangborn.
Sat 28 January 09:40 Odd Man Out 1947. Thriller. Director: Carol Reed. Stars Robert Newton, James Mason, Fay Compton & William Hartnell. Johnny McQueen, the idealist leader of an illegal organisation, has escaped from prison.
Sat 28 January 12:00 A Prize of Arms 1962. Thriller. Patrick Magee, Helmut Schmid, Tom Bell and Stanley Baker star in this British thriller about a gang of criminals who disguise themselves as soldiers in order to steal an army payroll.
Sat 28 January 14:00 A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square 1979. Drama. Released from prison, Pinky (Richard Jordan) vows to go straight, but after taking a maintenance job, he attracts a lot of attention. Starring David Niven
Sat 28 January 16:00 Journey To the Centre of the Earth 1977. Adventure. Stars Kenneth More. Adapted by Jules Verne. After finding a map, Professor Otto Lindenbrock leads an expedition deep below the Earth’s surface to discover its long-hidden secrets.
Sat 28 January 17:50 The Great Chase 1949. WC Fields stars in these excerpts from the 1940 feature film The Bank Dick – stars WC Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Franklin Pangborn.
Sat 28 January 18:00 Glimpses – Rollercoaster Experience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe
Sat 28 January 18:05 The Millionairess 1960. Comedy. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars: Sophia Loren, Peter Sellers & Alastair Sim. Peter Sellers first big hit. She’s the world’s richest woman. But her inheritance comes with a catch
Sat 28 January 19:55 Glimpses – The Jubilee May 06 1935 The Jubilee May 06 1935. See the excitement all over London as the capital prepares to celebrate King George V’s Silver Jubilee in 1935
Sat 28 January 20:00 Baxter 1973. Drama. Director: Lionel Jefferies. Stars Patricia Neal, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Sally Thomsett & Britt Ekland. Roger struggles to overcome his speech problem and tense relationship with his parents.
Sat 28 January 22:00 Ballad In Blue 1964. Drama. Director: Paul Henreid. Stars Ray Charles, Tom Bell, Dawn Addams & Mary Peach. During a performance for blind children, star Ray Charles befriends a young boy who has lost his sight.
Sat 28 January 23:45 Glimpses – 1960s London 1960s Life in England we particularly look at London in this great montage of clips form more of our favourite 1960s films along with remembering the fashions  the songs the cars and the music
Sat 28 January 00:00 Sewers of Gold 1979. Crime thriller. Directed by Francis Megahy and stars Ian McShane, Christopher Matthew and Warren Clarke. A group of fascists plan to finance their work by pulling off a bank robbery.
Sat 28 January 02:10 Hell On Wheels 1967. Two brothers survive the perils of stock-car racing and a kidnapping. Great music. Stars Marty Robbins & Connie Smith.
Sat 28 January 04:10 Beast From Haunted Cave 1959. Horror. Directed by Monte Hellman and stars Michael Forest, Sheila Noonan and Frank Wolf. After thieves pull off a heist and flee into the wilderness, they are pursued by a spider-like monster.
Sat 28 January 05:45 Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde 1953. Clips from the 1920 film adaptation of the classic tale, Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde – produced by Paul Killiam (original 1920 film stars John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield & Brandon Hurst)
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 29 January 06:00 Bulldog Drummond 1929. Thriller. Director: F Richard Jones. Stars Ronald Colman, Joan Bennett & Claud Allister. Urbane sleuth Bulldog Drummond and his man, Algy, help a woman who answers their ad in the London Times
Sun 29 January 07:50 London Entertains 1951. Musical Comedy. Director E J Fancey. Starring Eamonn Andrews and the Goons. A Tour conducted by Eamonn Andrews around the Battersea Festival to a BBC Studio to hear The Goons of radio fame.
Sun 29 January 08:50 Calling Paul Temple 1948. Crime Drama starring John Bentley & Dinah Sheridan. Scotland Yard is unable to unravel the ‘Rex’ murders and cannot manage without the help of Paul Temple and his sidekick ‘Steve’.
Sun 29 January 10:40 Melody Club 1949. Comedy. A nitwit investigator (Terry Thomas) goes undercover in a restaurant to catch a gang of crooks.
Sun 29 January 12:00 Moby Dick 1956. Adventure. Acclaimed director John Huston’s Masterly version of Melville’s fabled novel is cinema at its best. A classic tale of Captain Ahab’s (Gregory Peck) obsessive hunt for the great white.
Sun 29 January 14:10 Happy Go Lovely 1951. Musical Comedy. Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone. Stars David Niven, Vera-Ellen & Cesar Romero. Niven plays rich but stuffy B.G. Bruno who is head of a successful greetings card firm in Scotland
Sun 29 January 16:00 The Entertainer 1960. Drama. Director: Tony Richardson. Stars Brenda de Banzie, Roger Livesey, Joan Plowright & Laurence Olivier who earned an Oscar nomination for his performance as the seedy music hall entertainer.
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Sun 29 January 19:00 The Way Ahead 1944. War. Director: Carol Reed. Stars Jimmy Hanley, Stanley Holloway, Trevor Howard & David Niven. After a battalion suffers casualties at Dunkirk, the gaps in the ranks must be filled by ‘call-ups’.
Sun 29 January 21:20 BFI: Terminus 1961. Drama. Directed by John Schlesinger. Iconic short of a day in the life of a London Railway Station.
Sun 29 January 22:00 The 14 1973. Drama. Director: David Hemmings. Stars Jack Wild, Alun Armstrong, June Brown & Cheryl Hall. Based on a true story in London’s East End. 14 kids stick together after the death of their mother.
Sun 29 January 00:00 Can You Keep It Up For A Week? 1975. Comedy. Annette (Jill Damas) promises to marry her boyfriend Gil (Jeremy Bulloch), only if he keeps his hands off other women and holds down a proper job for seven days. Starring Neil Hallett.
Sun 29 January 01:50 High Tide 1980. Thriller. A man just released from prison for manslaughter heads to the West Country to solve the mystery behind his victim’s cryptic last words. Stars Ian McShane, Wendy Morgan & John Bird.
Sun 29 January 03:40 Deadly Companions 1961. Western. Director: Sam Peckinpah. Brian Keith accidentally kills a woman’s son. To try to atone he escorts the funeral cortege through Indian territory. Stars Maureen O’Hara & Steve Cochran.
Sun 29 January 05:35 BFI: Fully Fitted Freight 1957. Factual. Director: Ralph Keene. The story of the fast freight, 4-48 pm, Bristol-Leeds, vacuum braked throughout. Conveyed in crisp black & white images by veteran cinematographer Ronald Craigen.

Jan 30th - Feb 5th

TPTV Schedule Jan 30th – Feb 9th 2017

Printable TPTV Schedule January 30th – February 5th 2017

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 30 January 06:00 Beauty and the Barge 1937. Comedy. Directed by Henry Edwards. Stars Gordon Harker, Judy Gunn, Jack Hawkins, Margaret Rutherford & Ronald Shiner. Ethel is taken in by a barge skipper to the fury of the widow he is courting
Mon 30 January 07:30 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. The Innocent. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E11)
Mon 30 January 08:00 Orders To Kill 1958. War drama. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars: Eddie Albert, Paul Massie & Lillian Gish. An American agent faces a dilemma when he is parachuted into France to eliminate a suspected traitor.
Mon 30 January 10:15 Glimpses – Rollercoaster Experience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe
Mon 30 January 10:20 The Trollenberg Terror 1958. Sci-Fi. A series of deaths on a Swiss mountain-side appear to be connected to a mysterious cloud. Stars: Forrest Tucker, Warren Mitchell & Andrew Faulds.
Mon 30 January 12:00 The Captain’s Table 1959. Comedy. Director: Jack Lee. Starring: John Gregson, Peggy Cummins and Donald Sinden. A ship’s captain is promoted from steamers to their flagship passenger liner.
Mon 30 January 14:00 Night Ride 1937. Drama. Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Jimmy Hanley, Wally Patch, Julian Vedey & Joan Ponsford. Two drivers, sacked by the crooked trucking company they work for, decide to form their own
Mon 30 January 15:30 June Allyson The Haven. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this dramatic anthology series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E23)
Mon 30 January 16:00 Pygmalion 1938. Drama. Directed by Anthony Asquith. Starring Leslie Howard & Wendy Hiller. Higgins, an expert in the study of phonetics, bets that he can turn Eliza, a ‘worthless guttersnipe’, into a duchess.
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Mon 30 January 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The New Invisible Man. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. Colonel March receives a queer complaint that a pair of disembodied gloves killed a man (S1, E25)
Mon 30 January 19:30 The Detectives The Old Gang. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E10)
Mon 30 January 20:00 BFI: Terminus 1961. Drama. Directed by John Schlesinger. Iconic short of a day in the life of a London Railway Station.
Mon 30 January 20:40 The Last Journey 1935. Drama directed by Bernard Vorhaus. Bob (Julien Mitchell) is distraught with his upcoming compulsory retirement and believes his wife is having an affair. The day arrives for his final journey.
Mon 30 January 22:00 Night of the Big Heat 1967. Sci-Fi. Directed by Terence Fisher. Starring Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing & Patrick Allen. A heatwave forces the atmosphere to boiling point. It falls to Godfrey Hanson to discover the reason
Mon 30 January 23:50 Glimpses – Darwin Was Right Darwin Was Right. Short comedic film about a day at London Zoo  including a sea lion show and a monkey garden party.
Mon 30 January 00:00 The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Runner 1962. BAFTA winning drama by Tony Richardson. Icon Tom Courtenay plays a teenager sent to Borstal run by Michael Redgrave, where he discovers his talent for cross-country running
Mon 30 January 02:05 The Troublemaker 1964. Comedy. A naive chicken farmer from New Jersey moves to Greenwich Village to open a coffee house. Starring Tom Aldredge & Joan Darling.
Mon 30 January 03:50 Not So Dusty 1956. Comedy directed by Maclean Rogers. Two dustmen (Bill Owen and Leslie Dwyer) come into possession of a valuable book but the donor’s sister wants it back. Also starring Joy Nichols.
Mon 30 January 05:30 June Allyson The Man Who Wanted Everything Perfect. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E24)
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 31 January 06:00 Peg Of Old Drury 1935 period drama. Directed by Herbert Willcox. A minor British classic. When actress Peg (Anna Neagle) is jilted by Michael (Jack Hawkins) Peg becomes a famous Drury Lane actress. Stars Cedric Hardwi
Tue 31 January 07:30 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Clear Titles. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E12)
Tue 31 January 08:00 Cynara 1932. Drama. Director: King Vidor. Stars Ronald Colman, Kay Francis & Phyllis Barry. Jim Warlock has always been conservative, but soon has a passionate affair when his wife leaves town for a few days
Tue 31 January 09:40 The Long Duel 1967. Drama. Directed by Ken Annakin and stars Yul Brynner, Trevor Howard, Harry Andrews and Andrew Keir. An Indian tribal leader becomes a bandit to protest British oppression and tyranny.
Tue 31 January 12:00 Send For Paul Temple 1946. Crime drama directed by John Argyle and starring Anthony Hulme and Joy Shelton. Scotland Yard calls in novelist and amateur detective Paul Temple to help track down a gang of diamond robbers.
Tue 31 January 13:40 Glimpses – Silversmith Short documentary film about the inner workings of a silversmith’s workshop
Tue 31 January 14:00 Brothers in Law 1957. Comedy. Directed by Roy Boulting. Stars Richard Attenborough, Ian Carmichael & Terry-Thomas. A newly-qualified barrister is thrown in the deep-end with a hot-tempered judge and a tricky case.
Tue 31 January 15:55 Glimpses – When Do We Eat? 1926. After being abandoned without any food, a determined dog looks for some kind souls to help her feed her pups.
Tue 31 January 16:00 Summertime 1955. Drama. Jane (Katharine Hepburn) finally makes her dream trip to Venice but has no one to share the beautiful city with, until… Directed by David Lean.
Tue 31 January 17:55 Glimpses – Rollercoaster Experience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe
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Tue 31 January 19:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard Passage at Arms. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. A French fencing match provides the telling clue in a murder and Inspector Goron travels to London to assist March (S1, E26)
Tue 31 January 19:30 The Detectives The Prowler. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E11)
Tue 31 January 20:00 It’s Great to be Young 1956. Musical. John Mills stars as a well-loved teacher in this gentle musical comedy portraying life in the 1950s British classroom and the school jazz band.
Tue 31 January 21:50 Glimpses – Swing Tease Enjoy performances from Nat Gonella, The Mills Brothers and Evelyn Dall in these clips from the film Sing As You Swing.
Tue 31 January 22:00 A Touch Of The Sun 1956. Comedy. In London’s swanky hotel the Royal Connaught, if you need anything ask for Mr. Darling (Frankie Howerd) the ‘ Mr. Fix-it’. Stars: Ruby Murray, Alfie Bass & Dennis Price.
Tue 31 January 23:40 Comedy Cocktail 1951. EJ Fancey presents Cavalcade of some of Charlie Chaplin’s most famous comedies.
Tue 31 January 00:00 Sky West & Crooked 1966. Drama. Directed by John Mills and starring Hayley Mills, Ian MacShane, Annette Crosbie and Geoffrey Bayldon. A young, lonely teenage girl is traumatised after the death of a childhood friend.
Tue 31 January 02:05 Kansas City Confidential 1952. Thriller. Director: Phil Karlson. Stars Lee Van Cleef, Preston Foster, Jack Elam & Neville Brand. After being framed to take the heat of a bank heist, Joe must retrieve the cash for the police.
Tue 31 January 04:05 Stagestruck 1958. Drama. A young actress, Eva (Susan Strasberg) goes to New York hoping to make the big time but finds it’s not that easy. Starring Henry Fonda, Joan Greenwood and Christopher Plummer.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 01 February 06:00 Hearts of Humanity 1936. Drama. Directed by John Baxter. A clergyman (Wilfred Walter) finds himself hounded out of his clergy by gossip and turns to a new purpose in life. Also stars Bransby Williams & Cathleen Nesbitt.
Wed 01 February 07:30 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Toll Road. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E13)
Wed 01 February 08:00 The Adventures of Marco Polo 1938. Adventure. Director: Archie Mayo. Stars Alan Hale, Basil Rathbone, Binnie Barnes & Gary Cooper. Marco Polo sets sail for Peking, China. But plot to overthrow the emperor is revealed.
Wed 01 February 10:05 Liz Fraser Presents… Desert Mice. Liz Fraser discusses her character and gives special anecdotes and stories from her time in the film
Wed 01 February 10:10 Desert Mice 1959. Comedy. Set in WW2, this is the story of an ENSA troupe of entertainers. Starring Sid James, Dora Bryan, Alfred Marks and Liz Fraser.
Wed 01 February 11:50 Glimpses – Hot Spot 1932. Comedy. The Taxi Boys get more than they bargained for when they pick up a wealthy woman in their cab produced by Laurel and Hardy’s long-time collaborator Hal Roach.
Wed 01 February 12:00 The Secret Man 1958. Thriller. Director: Ronald Kinnoch. Stars Marshall Thompson, John Loder & Henry Oscar. A physicist finds himself drawn into an investigation to track down a spy at his research station.
Wed 01 February 13:30 June Allyson The Secret Life of James Thurber. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E25)
Wed 01 February 14:00 Saturday Night & Sunday Morning 1960. Drama. Director: Karel Reisz. Stars Albert Finney, Rachel Roberts, Shirley Anne Field & Hylda Baker. In Nottingham, Arthur works in a mindless haze, but his love affairs cause him complications.
Wed 01 February 15:45 Glimpses – 1960s London 1960s Life in England we particularly look at London in this great montage of clips form more of our favourite 1960s films along with remembering the fashions  the songs the cars and the music
Wed 01 February 16:00 The Scamp 1957. Crime drama directed by Wolf Rilla and starring Richard Attenborough, Dorothy Alison, Colin Petersen. Todd Dawson is a ten year old waif with a drunken scallywag for a father.
Wed 01 February 17:45 Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde 1953. Clips from the 1920 film adaptation of the classic tale, Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde – produced by Paul Killiam (original 1920 film stars John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield & Brandon Hurst)
Wed 01 February 18:00 Last Holiday 1950. Comedy. Directed by Henry Cass. Stars Alec Guinness, Beatrice Campbell & Kay Walsh. A salesman who learns he has months to live cashes in his savings to live in a fancy hotel.
Wed 01 February 19:45 The Detectives Floating Face Down. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E12)
Wed 01 February 20:15 Lost Hours 1952. Crime drama filmed at Denham Studios. Starring Mark Stevens, Jean Kent, John Bentley and Thora Hird. An American test pilot is framed for killing a wartime comrade.
Wed 01 February 21:45 The Great Chase 1949. WC Fields stars in these excerpts from the 1940 feature film The Bank Dick – stars WC Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Franklin Pangborn.
Wed 01 February 22:00 The Broken Horseshoe 1953. Crime drama. A hit and run victim is operated on by Dr. Fenton (Robert Beatty), the victim is later murdered and the doctor is involved. Starring Elizabeth Sellars.
Wed 01 February 23:40 BFI: Rover Makes Good 1952. Drama. Director: John Dooley. Stars Francis Lunt, Malcolm Doney & Felicity Always. This early film from the Children’s Film Foundation was shot around Callington in picturesque 1950s Cornwall.
Wed 01 February 00:00 Nothing but the Best 1963. Black Comedy. Created by Clive Donner. Stars Alan Bates as an ambitious real-estate clerk who is determined to crawl his way to the top of the social pile. Stars Denholm Elliott & Harry Andrews.
Wed 01 February 02:00 Say Hello to Yesterday 1971. Comedy. Director: Alvin Rakoff. Stars Jean Simmons, Leonard Whiting & Evelyn Laye. A bored housewife heads to London and runs into a young Romeo looking for easy sex. But who will use who?
Wed 01 February 04:00 House Broken 1936. Two women plan to get rid of an unwelcome house-guest. Stars Louis Borell & Enid Stamp-Taylor.
Wed 01 February 05:30 June Allyson Our Man in Rome. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this dramatic anthology series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E26)
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 02 February 06:00 Southern Roses 1936. Musical. Stars George Robey, Neil Hamilton & Gina Malo. A comedy of false identities, involving four naval officers, a cabaret dancer, a society beauty and a wealthy paint manufacturer.
Thu 02 February 07:30 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Calculated Risk. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E14)
Thu 02 February 08:00 Charade 1963. Drama. Romance and suspense in Paris as a woman is pursued for her murdered husband’s stolen fortune. Stars Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn & Walter Matthau.
Thu 02 February 10:20 Assignment Redhead 1956. Drama. Starring Hollywood’s Richard Denning as the secret agent, Carole Mathews as the luscious nightclub vocalist and Ronald Adam as the chameleon-like criminal. A story of money and crime.
Thu 02 February 12:00 The Hurricane 1937. Drama. Director: John Ford. Stars Dorothy Lamour, Jon Hall, John Carradine & C Aubrey Smith. As a ship sails by the ruins of an island, Dr. Kersaint has a tragic story to tel.
Thu 02 February 14:00 Impulse 1955. Drama. Directed by Charles De la Tour & Cy Endfield. Stars Arthur Kennedy, Constance Smith & Joy Shelton. A Night club singer tricks an estate agent into thinking he killed a jewel thief.
Thu 02 February 15:40 Comedy Cocktail 1951. EJ Fancey presents Cavalcade of some of Charlie Chaplin’s most famous comedies.
Thu 02 February 16:00 All Over The Town 1949. Drama. Director: Derek N. Twist. Norman Wooland, Sarah Churchill, Bryan Forbes & James Hayter. After serving in the RAF during WW2, Nat Hearn struggles to return to his pre-war job.
Thu 02 February 17:50 The Great Chase 1949. WC Fields stars in these excerpts from the 1940 feature film The Bank Dick – stars WC Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Franklin Pangborn.
Thu 02 February 18:00 Hot Enough For June 1964. Comedy. Directed by Ralph Thomas and starring Dirk Bogarde, Sylva Koscina, Robert Morley and Leo McKern. British Intelligence sends a Czech-speaking British writer to Prague on a mission.
Thu 02 February 20:00 Baxter 1973. Drama. Director: Lionel Jefferies. Stars Patricia Neal, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Sally Thomsett & Britt Ekland. Roger struggles to overcome his speech problem and tense relationship with his parents.
Thu 02 February 22:00 The Anniversary 1967. Drama. Stars Bette Davis, Sheila Hancock & Jack Hedley. To celebrate her wedding anniversary and it seems the death of her husband, the entire family gathers and has to endure ‘Mother’.
Thu 02 February 23:55 Glimpses – Rollercoaster Experience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe
Thu 02 February 00:00 The Family Way 1966. Drama. Directors: Roy & John Boulting. Stars Hayley Mills, Hywel Bennett, John Mills & Marjorie Rhodes. A look at the troubles of two young newlyweds, who’s marriage has yet to be consummated.
Thu 02 February 02:20 The Beast Must Die 1974. Horror. Directed by Paul Annett. Stars Calvin Lockhart, Peter Cushing & Marlene Clark. A big game hunter invites eight guests to his lodge. One of these guests is a werewolf he wishes to hunt.
Thu 02 February 04:15 The Detectives Trial By Fire. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West (S1, E13)
Thu 02 February 04:45 The Flaw 1955. Crime directed by Terence Fisher. A racing driver (John Bentley) plans to murder his heiress wife (Rona Anderson). The lawyer (Donald Houston) discovers the plot.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 03 February 06:00 Dangerous Ground 1934. Crime drama directed by Norman Walker and starring Malcolm Keen, Jack Raine and Joyce Kennedy. Claire (Joyce Kennedy) begins her own investigation to find the killer of her fiance.
Fri 03 February 07:20 Law Of The Plainsman 1960. Fear. Sam Buckhart was an Apache who had saved the life of a U.S. officer. When the officer died, he left Sam money that he put towards his education. (S1, E15)
Fri 03 February 07:50 Pot O’ Gold 1941. Musical starring James Stewart, Paulette Goddard and Horace Heidt. Jimmy, the owner of a failed music shop, goes to work with his uncle, the owner of a food factory.
Fri 03 February 09:35 The Miracle Of The Bells 1948. Drama. Granting her final request, a Hollywood press agent brings the dead body of an actress back to her hometown for burial. Starring Frank Sinatra & Fred MacMurray.
Fri 03 February 12:00 Morning Departure 1950. Action. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Starring: John Mills, Richard Attenborough, Nigel Patrick and Peter Hammond. A submarine crew fights for survival after a mine explosion sinks their vessel.
Fri 03 February 14:00 Tiger By The Tail 1955. Drama. Directed by John Gilling. John Desmond, (Larry Parks) meets a mysterious woman (Lisa Daniely) who turns out to be part of a counterfeit ring and Desmond is caught up in the whole affair.
Fri 03 February 15:40 Glimpses – Artic Highway Short vintage documentary film about Finland following the 1000-mile road from its historic capital  via the farms and traditional people of the countryside  to the Arctic coast.
Fri 03 February 16:00 Quest For Love 1971 Drama. Director: Ralph Thomas. Starring: Joan Collins, Tom Bell and Denholm Elliott. A scientist wakes in an alternative reality that bears some similarities to our own, but also some differences
Fri 03 February 18:00 Hell Drivers 1957. Drama. Directed by C. Raker Endfiled and stars Stanley Baker, David McCallum, Sid James and Sean Connery. Tom signs up as a ‘Hell Driver’, but the death-trap roads are the least of his problems.
Fri 03 February 20:10 Ninety Degrees in the Shade 1965. Drama. Director: Jirí Weiss. Stars Anne Heywood, James Booth & Rudolf Hrusínský. A government inspector is intensely jealous of a criminal’s passionate fling with his co-worker.
Fri 03 February 22:00 Hands Of The Ripper 1971. Horror. Director: Peter Sasdy. Stars Eric Porter, Jane Merrow, Angharad Rees & Dora Bryan. Jack the Ripper’s daughter seems possessed by her father’s spirit 15 years after her mother’s murder.
Fri 03 February 23:45 Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde 1953. Clips from the 1920 film adaptation of the classic tale, Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde – produced by Paul Killiam (original 1920 film stars John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield & Brandon Hurst)
Fri 03 February 00:00 The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Runner 1962. BAFTA winning drama by Tony Richardson. Icon Tom Courtenay plays a teenager sent to Borstal run by Michael Redgrave, where he discovers his talent for cross-country running
Fri 03 February 02:05 The Night Porter 1974. Psychological Thriller. Max (Bogarde), a former concentration camp guard, finds his past life catches up with him as he attempts to protect himself and Lucia (Rampling).
Fri 03 February 04:25 Stranger From Venus 1954. Sci-fi. Directed by Burt Balaban. A beautifully-crafted tale. A woman (Patricia Neal) meets a man (Dantine) from Venus with no pulse to warn Earth about the atom. Also starring Derek Bond.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 04 February 06:00 Return Of A Stranger 1937. Crime. Directed by Victor Hanbury. James & Carol have plans to elope, but a fight with her father’s solicitor ends in murder. Stars Griffith Jones, Rosalyn Boulter and James Harcourt.
Sat 04 February 07:25 Barbados Quest 1952. Crime Drama. Starring Tom Conway, Delphi Lawrence & Brian Worth. Philatelist J.D. Everleigh hires a detective to investigate his purchase of a rare Barbados overprint stamp which may be forged
Sat 04 February 08:50 Raffles (1930) 1930. Drama. Director: George Fitzmaurice. Stars Ronald Colman, Kay Francis, Bramwell Fletcher & David Torrence. An infamous jewel thief falls in love, and decides to forgo his life of crime.
Sat 04 February 10:20 Hour of Decision 1957. Crime. Stars Lionel Jeffries & Hazel Court. Reporter Joe (Jeff Morrow) finds his wife is the prime suspect in a murder investigation.
Sat 04 February 11:55 Glimpses – When Do We Eat? 1926. After being abandoned without any food, a determined dog looks for some kind souls to help her feed her pups.
Sat 04 February 12:00 The Hurricane 1937. Drama. Director: John Ford. Stars Dorothy Lamour, Jon Hall, John Carradine & C Aubrey Smith. As a ship sails by the ruins of an island, Dr. Kersaint has a tragic story to tel.
Sat 04 February 14:00 Grand National Night 1953. Crime drama filmed at Nettlefold and a George Minter production. A horse-trainer kills his spiteful wife after a bitter fight and tries to cover up the murder. Starring Nigel Patrick.
Sat 04 February 15:40 Comedy Cocktail 1951. EJ Fancey presents Cavalcade of some of Charlie Chaplin’s most famous comedies.
Sat 04 February 16:00 The Naked Truth 1957. Comedy. Director: Mario Zampi. Stars Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers, Peggy Mount & Dennis Price. Nigel Dennis, a magazine publisher, blackmails high-profile politicians & celebrities.
Sat 04 February 18:00 The Winslow Boy 1948. Drama. Directed by Anthony Asquith. Stars Robert Donat, Cedric Hardwicke & Basil Radford. Pre-WW1 England, a youngster is expelled from a naval academy over a theft. His parents demand a trial.
Sat 04 February 20:20 Two Way Stretch 1960. Comedy. Directed by Robert Day. Stars Peter Sellers, David Lodge & Bernard Cribbins. Dodger Lane intends to break out of prison, steal a fortune in diamonds, and break back into prison.
Sat 04 February 22:00 Rattle Of A Simple Man 1964. Drama. Director: Oscar winning Muriel Box. Stars Harry H. Corbett, Diane Cilento, Thora Hird & Michael Medwin. Daring romance between a shy northern football fan and a worldly London prostitute.
Sat 04 February 23:55 Glimpses – Rollercoaster Experience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe
Sat 04 February 00:00 Just Like A Woman 1992. Comedy-drama. Directed by Christopher Monger and starring Julie Walters, Adrian Pasdar and Paul Freeman. An unlikely friendship emerges when Monica takes in a lodger with a secret.
Sat 04 February 02:10 Not Tonight Darling 1971. Drama. Karen is a beautiful and intelligent housewife, but she is tired of her solicitor spouse and her empty, suburban lifestyle. She is lonely and wants something more.
Sat 04 February 03:55 The High Country 1980. Adventure with Timothy Bottoms, Linda Purl and George Sims. A sensitive portrait of love, uniting two disillusioned misfits running away from the societies that are trying to tame them.
Sat 04 February 05:50 The Great Chase 1949. WC Fields stars in these excerpts from the 1940 feature film The Bank Dick – stars WC Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Franklin Pangborn.
       
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 05 February 06:00 Shirley Temple Short film documentary about the life of Shirley Temple, the child star who became the biggest box office in the world in the mid-1930s, featuring clips from her early film Polly Tix in Washington
Sun 05 February 06:05 Vintage Wine 1935. Comedy. The family head of a wine company refuses to retire, but his family have other ideas. Starring Seymour Hicks.
Sun 05 February 07:35 The Big Job 1965. Comedy. A gang of crooks are caught on a big job. 15 years later they find their loot is now buried under a police station. Stars Sidney James, Sylvia Syms, Dick Emery & Joan Sims.
Sun 05 February 09:20 The Traitors 1962. Thriller. Directed by Robert Tronson. Starring Patrick Allen, Jacqueline Ellis & James Maxwell. Espionage story telling how British and U.S. security agents outwit ruthless and cunning traitors.
Sun 05 February 10:45 Danger By My Side 1963. Crime. With the help of the Met police a girl tracks down the killers of her detective brother. Stars Anthony Oliver, Maureen Connell, Bill Nagy.
Sun 05 February 12:00 Best Years of Our Lives 1946. Drama. Director: William Wyler. Stars Dana Andrews, Fredric March, Harold Russell & Myrna Loy. After WW2, the Greatest Generation returned home to great, but bittersweet, fanfare.
Sun 05 February 15:20 BFI: Terminus 1961. Drama. Directed by John Schlesinger. Iconic short of a day in the life of a London Railway Station.
Sun 05 February 16:00 The Beachcomber 1954. Comedy-drama. Directed by Muriel Box and starring Glynis Johns, Robert Newton and Donald Sinden. Drunken womaniser, Ted, is sent to a tropical island by his family where he meets new friends.
Sun 05 February 17:40 Glimpses – Sunshine Island 1939. Sunshine Island. Documentary short exploring the island of Madeira told from the perspective of a sea captain.
Sun 05 February 18:00 Hobson’s Choice 1954. Drama. Director: David Lean. Stars: Charles Laughton, John Mills & Brenda de Banzie. Henry Hobson’s three daughters want to marry, but he refuses as traditions require him to pay out settlements
Sun 05 February 20:10 The Plough & The Stars 1936. Drama. Starring Barbara Stanwyck. Nora attempts to lead a quiet life away from the political chaos of the Easter Rebellion that has engulfed Ireland and her home city. Directed by John Ford.
Sun 05 February 21:35 Glimpses – Melodies of the Moment Melodies Of The Moment. Mayhem and music abound at the offices of Messrs Pow  Wham and Zowie  Radio City.
Sun 05 February 22:00 Saturday Night & Sunday Morning 1960. Drama. Director: Karel Reisz. Stars Albert Finney, Rachel Roberts, Shirley Anne Field & Hylda Baker. In Nottingham, Arthur works in a mindless haze, but his love affairs cause him complications.
Sun 05 February 23:45 The Masked Racer The mysterious Masked Racer seems to be unbeatable, until a dangerous crash forces him to reveal his identity.
Sun 05 February 00:00 Cross Of Iron 1977. War. Directed by Sam Peckinpah. Stars James Coburn, Maximilian Schell & James Mason. A doomed German platoon faces annihilation at the hands of the Russians in 1943.
Sun 05 February 02:35 The Most Dangerous Game 1932. Horror. Directors: Ernest B. Schoedsack & Irving Pichel. Stars Fay Wray, Joel McCrea, Leslie Banks & Robert Armstrong. Shipwrecked on an island, a hunter becomes the guest of Count Zaroff
Sun 05 February 03:50 Sailors Don’t Care 1940. Comedy. Directed by Oswald Mitchell. Boat building father and son (Edward Rigby and Tom Gamble) join the river patrol service and get caught-up in a spy ring.
Sun 05 February 05:30 June Allyson Death of the Temple Bay. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this series, from light comedy to melodrama with incredible support from other stars. (S2, E27)