Talking Pictures TV Programme Schedule

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June 18th to 24th

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TPTV Schedule June 18th to 24th 2018

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 18 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O’Toole 1963. Operation: Arctic. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. While stationed in sub-freezing Arctic waters, the crew start to go stir crazy.
Mon 18 Jun 18 6:30 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.
Mon 18 Jun 18 7:35 Shadow of A Man 1954. Crime drama. A town drunk is found dead and the police suspect murder. Starring Paul Carpenter.
Mon 18 Jun 18 8:50 Operation Amsterdam 1958. War. Director: Michael McCarthy. Stars Peter Finch, Tony Britton & Eva Bartok. An English Major and two diamond experts plan to take diamonds from Amsterdam before the Nazis invade
Mon 18 Jun 18 10:55 Landfall 1949. War. Director: Ken Annakin. Stars Michael Denison, Patricia Plunkett & Kathleen Harrison. At Coastal Command in Southern England, an RAF pilot is suspended after possibly sinking a British sub.
Mon 18 Jun 18 12:40 Freedom Radio 1940. War. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars Clive Brook, Diana Wynyard & Raymond Huntley. A German doctor, disillusioned with Nazi propaganda, creates a secret radio-feed condemning the movement.
Mon 18 Jun 18 14:30 Desk Set 1957. Comedy. Director: Walter Lang. Stars Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn & Gig Young. Bunny is stuck in a dead-end relationship. Her life is thrown into turmoil when a Computer expert enters it.
Mon 18 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1963. Who Killed Wade Walker? Directed by Stanley Z Cherry. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Wealthy Wade Walker is killed when his plane blows up in mid-air.
Mon 18 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man The Vanishing Evidence. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. The most audacious spy in Europe murders Professor Harper and steals vital papers from his office
Mon 18 Jun 18 18:00 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(subtitles available)
Mon 18 Jun 18 19:40 Guernsey in the 1970s – Glimpses Charming 1970s travelogue of Guernsey. St Peters Port and a tour of the island with commentary. Great shots of a typical 1970s holiday on a very special island.
Mon 18 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Who Was Maddox. 1964. Directed by Geoffrey Nethercott. Stars Bernard Lee, Jack Watling & Suzanne Lloyd. A publisher is nearly framed for murder, but he appears to have been goaded by a blackmailer.
Mon 18 Jun 18 21:10 The Cassandra Crossing 1976. Drama. Director: George P Cosmatos. Stars Sophia Loren, Richard Harris, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster & Martin Sheen. Passengers of a European train can’t escape after a deadly virus is planted.
Mon 18 Jun 18 23:45 The Shout 1978. Horror. Director: Jerzy Skolimowski. Stars Alan Bates, Susannah York, John Hurt & Tim Curry. Once a traveller, now a patient at a mental hospital, claims to have learnt a Aboriginal magic power.
Mon 18 Jun 18 1:30 The Music Box 1932. Comedy. Director: James Parrott. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Billy Gilbert, Gladys Gale & Charlie Hall. Laurel and Hardy deliver a piano, but struggle to carry it up a flight of stairs.
Mon 18 Jun 18 2:10 Two Thousand Women 1944. War. Director: Frank Launder. Stars Phyllis Calvert, Flora Robson & Patricia Roc. Female prisoners arrive at a German camp. Among them is Freda, a strong-minded journalist.
Mon 18 Jun 18 4:10 Never Let Go 1960. Crime. Director: John Guillermin. Stars Peter Sellers, Adam Faith & Richard Todd. A London garage owner who makes extra cash dealing in stolen cars, asks Tommy Towers to steal a 1959 Ford Anglia
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 19 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O’Toole 1963. Operation: Physical. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. Cmdr. Stoner worries that his age will have a negative impact on his upcoming physical. The crew steps in to try to help.
Tue 19 Jun 18 6:30 I’ll Walk Beside You 1943. Musical. Directed by Maclean Rodgers. John (Richard Bird) and Ann (Lesley Brook) meet through music but are parted by the war.
Tue 19 Jun 18 8:10 Born Of The Sea Born Of The Sea 1949. A mysterious baby is found in a boat at sea. Where is he from? A charming portrait of a small coastal community in Coverack. Stars Dorothea Paul Directed by Anthony Mavrogordato
Tue 19 Jun 18 9:10 Tarka The Otter 1979. Family. Director: David Cobham. Stars Peter Ustinov, Peter Bennett & Edward Underdown. A family film which follows the life of an otter and its adventures in the wild.
Tue 19 Jun 18 11:00 Laughter in Paradise 1951. Comedy. Director: Mario Zampi. Stars Alastair Sim, George Cole, Fay Compton & Guy Middleton. When a playful millionaire dies, his loved ones must complete assignments to claim his fortune.
Tue 19 Jun 18 12:50 Buffalo Bill 1944. Western. Director: William A Wellman. Stars Joel McCrea, Maureen O’Hara, Anthony Quinn & Linda Darnell. The story of William ‘Buffalo Bill’ Cody, legendary westerner.
Tue 19 Jun 18 14:40 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.
Tue 19 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1963. Who Killed the Kind Doctor? Directed by Don Taylor. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. An LA psychiatrist telephones Burke to warn him of an impending murder by one of his patients
Tue 19 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man The Prize. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Peter Brady travels to Scandinavia to collect an international prize for his contribution to science
Tue 19 Jun 18 18:00 Whistle Down the Wind 1961. Drama. Directed by Bryan Forbes and starring Bernard Lee, Alan Bates and Hayley Mills. Three young children encounter a murderer on the run.
Tue 19 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Face Of A Stranger. 1964. Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey. Stars Jeremy Kemp, Bernard Archard, Rosemary Leach. A prisoner is being released soon, but wishes to assume the identity of another inmate.
Tue 19 Jun 18 21:10 Death Is A Woman 1966. Drama. Director: Frederic 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.
Tue 19 Jun 18 22:50 Women of Twilight 1952. Drama. Director: Gordon Parry. Stars Rene Ray, Lois Maxwell, Laurence Harvey & Freda Jackson. Vivianne’s lover is arrested after she finds she is carrying his child.
Tue 19 Jun 18 0:35 She 1965. Adventure. Director: Robert Day. Stars Ursula Andress, John Richardson, Peter Cushing & Christopher Lee. Archaeologists stumble across a lost city, run by a beautiful immortal Queen.
Tue 19 Jun 18 2:35 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.
Tue 19 Jun 18 4:45 Shadow of Fear 1963. Crime drama directed by Ernest Morris and starring Paul Maxwell, Clare Owen and Anita West. Waiting for his flight home from Baghdad, Bill takes a message from a British secret agent.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 20 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O’Toole 1963. Operation: Tubby. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. The crew tries to help an overweight seaman lose pounds.
Wed 20 Jun 18 6:30 1960s New World Holiday – Glimpses Made by the British Overseas Airways Corporation to entice 1960s families from Europe to venture overseas to the ‘New World’ features various states & cities.
Wed 20 Jun 18 7:00 Jazz Mad 1941. Musical. Director: William Nigh. Stars Grace Hayes, Peter Lind Hayes & Mary Healy. A vaudeville performer goes to college to spy on her son in this raucous spoof.
Wed 20 Jun 18 8:15 Two Thousand Women 1944. War. Director: Frank Launder. Stars Phyllis Calvert, Flora Robson & Patricia Roc. Female prisoners arrive at a German camp. Among them is Freda, a strong-minded journalist.
Wed 20 Jun 18 10:15 Cornish Ramble 1946. Directed by Paul Barralet. A Travelogue of Cornwall in the late 1940s. A place where superstition and legend are part of a way of life. We visit many of the famous landmarks and a Tin mine.
Wed 20 Jun 18 10:35 Fighting Man of the Plains 1949. Western. Stars Randolph Scott, Bill Williams & Victor Jory. Jim Dancer, one of Quantrill’s Raiders, stages attacks on Kansas on behalf of the fallen Confederacy.
Wed 20 Jun 18 12:25 Stephen Foster Melodies 1947. A variety of numbers from the Deep South where the music of Stephen Foster saw its birth. All performed by The Elm City Four, Jeni Freeland, Tommy Morton and Gretchen Houser
Wed 20 Jun 18 12:35 The Sound Barrier 1952. War. Directed by David Lean. Stars Ralph Richardson, Nigel Patrick. An aircraft manufacturer whose passion for making the ultimate supersonic jet, suffers great personal tragedy in his quest. (subtitles available)
Wed 20 Jun 18 14:55 Keep It Clean 1956. Comedy. Stars Ronald Shiner, James Hayter & Joan Sims. To fund his brother-in-law’s miracle cleaner, Bert tries to get a latter day Mary Whitehouse to fund the project. (subtitles available)
Wed 20 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1963. Who Killed Purity Mather? Directed Walter Grauman. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. A practicing witch sends Amos a message predicting her murder with a list of five suspects.
Wed 20 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man Flight Into Darkness. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. A scientist is talked into believing his new discovery will endanger the safety of mankind
Wed 20 Jun 18 18:00 The Devil & Daniel Webster 1941. Drama. Starring James Craig as Jabez Stone. As a down-on-his-luck New England farmer, Stone makes a deal with the Devil to give up his soul for seven years of prosperity and good luck.
Wed 20 Jun 18 20:00 A Family At War Under New Management. 1971. Directed by Gerry Mill. Stars Colin Douglas, Barbara Flynn & Coral Atkins. The iconic seventies drama series continues with the third and final series. (S3, E15)
Wed 20 Jun 18 21:00 The Holly and the Ivy 1952. Drama. A heart-warming tale of a minister and his family reunited at Christmas time recounting their trials. Directed by George More O’Ferrall. Stars Ralph Richardson & Celia Johnson.
Wed 20 Jun 18 22:40 Breaking Away 1979. Coming of age/comedy-drama. Directed by Peter Yates. Stars Dennis Quaid & Daniel Stern. A small town boy obsessed with the cycling team vies for the affections of his college sweetheart.
Wed 20 Jun 18 0:40 Landfall 1949. War. Director: Ken Annakin. Stars Michael Denison, Patricia Plunkett & Kathleen Harrison. At Coastal Command in Southern England, an RAF pilot is suspended after possibly sinking a British sub.
Wed 20 Jun 18 2:25 Sleeping Car To Trieste 1948. Drama. Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Jean Kent, Bonar Colleano, Albert Lieven & David Tomlinson. Agents break into an embassy in Paris to steal a diary filled with political secrets.
Wed 20 Jun 18 4:20 The Sword of Monte Cristo 1951. Adventure. Stars George Montgomery, Rita Corday & Berry Kroeger. Set in 19th Century France, The country’s conniving chief minister will stop at nothing to gain possession of the sword.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 21 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O’Toole 1963. Operation: Sabotage. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. In a training exercise, the crew of the Appleby must expose the one who is assigned to be a secret saboteur.
Thu 21 Jun 18 6:30 Cavalcade of Variety 1941. Musical directed by Thomas Bentley. Featuring Peter Brough, Archie Andrews, Billy Cotton and his band, the Sherman Fisher girls and many more.
Thu 21 Jun 18 7:40 Inn For Trouble 1960. Comedy. Based on the hit TV series, The Larkins. Peggy Mount and David Kossoff are given a pub to run but face many problems.
Thu 21 Jun 18 9:25 Boys Will Be Boys 1935. Comedy. Directed by William Beaudine. Stars Will Hay, Gordon Harker & Jimmy Hanley. A headmaster becomes involved in the disappearance of a valuable necklace.
Thu 21 Jun 18 11:00 For Better, For Worse 1954. Comedy. Directed by J Lee Thompson and Starring Dirk Bogarde, Susan Stephen and Cecil Parker. Tony wants to marry Anne, but his father-in-law to be has some conditions first…
Thu 21 Jun 18 12:40 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.
Thu 21 Jun 18 14:20 Country 1984. Drama. Directed by Richard Pearce. Stars Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Wilford Brimley & Matt Clark. Gilbert Ivy, a farmer, loses hope after working against the odds, but his wife decides to fight
Thu 21 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1963. Who Killed Cynthia Royal? Directed by Charles F Haas. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Burke has to search for a missing cat before he can find a killer.
Thu 21 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man Decoy. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Twin sister entertainers visit London as guests of the government, but one disappears mysteriously
Thu 21 Jun 18 18:00 Encore 1951. Comedy. Directors: Harold French, Pat Jackson & Anthony Pelissier. Stars Nigel Patrick, Kay Walsh, Glynis Johns. Three short stories by W. Somerset Maugham.
Thu 21 Jun 18 19:50 The Royal Visit to Birmingham It’s the 9th of June, 1951, and we follow the princess Elizabeth on a tour of Birmingham including a visit to Villa and some excellent gymnastic displays.
Thu 21 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Act Of Murder. 1964. Directed by Alan Bridges. Stars John Carson, Anthony Bate & Justine Lord. A well-off couple who work in the theatre plan to temporarily swap their country manor for a city home.
Thu 21 Jun 18 21:10 Hunted 1952. Drama. Directed by Charles Crichton. Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Elizabeth Sellars, Geoffrey Keen and Kay Walsh. A man fears a boy has witnessed him commit a murder, together they go on the run.
Thu 21 Jun 18 22:55 Mr Perrin & Mr Trail 1948. Drama. Directed by Lawrence Huntington. Stars David Farrar, Greta Gynt, Marius Goring & Raymond Huntley. A Schoolmaster is upset when a new teacher becomes an immediate success with the boys.
Thu 21 Jun 18 0:45 A Song Is Born 1948. Musical. Director: Howard Hawks. Stars Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Benny Goodman & Louis Armstrong. A group of music professors, including Frisbee & Magenbruch, are writing a music encyclopaedia.
Thu 21 Jun 18 3:00 Bombay Waterfront 1952. Directed by Maclean Rogers and starring John Bentley, Patricia Dainton and Peter Gawthorne. Follows Temple’s efforts to aid the police in solving a series of gruesome murders.
Thu 21 Jun 18 4:20 Carry On Admiral 1957. Comedy directed by Val Guest and starring David Tomlinson, Peggy Cummins & Alfie Bass. An MP is mistaken for his naval friend and put in charge of the fighting ship HMS Sherwood!
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 22 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O’Toole 1963. Operation: Contest. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Harvey Lembeck. A mishap with a tanning lamp leads the crew to be quarantined for measles and miss their liberty in Hollywood.
Fri 22 Jun 18 6:30 Sheep Dog – Glimpses 1939. Directed by Francis Searle and Narrated by Neal Arden. Insightful documentary short set in the Welsh mountains. The tale of Tom Jones and his sheep dogs and their daily routine.
Fri 22 Jun 18 6:50 Sheepdog of the Hills 1941. Drama. Directed by Germain Burger. Stars David Farrar, Philip Friend & Helen Perry. Farmers are all losing sheep, all except ‘Riggy’s’. Is it because of his ‘great’ sheepdog? Or…
Fri 22 Jun 18 8:20 A Song Is Born 1948. Musical. Director: Howard Hawks. Stars Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Benny Goodman & Louis Armstrong. A group of music professors, including Frisbee & Magenbruch, are writing a music encyclopaedia.
Fri 22 Jun 18 10:40 Never Let Go 1960. Crime. Director: John Guillermin. Stars Peter Sellers, Adam Faith & Richard Todd. A London garage owner who makes extra cash dealing in stolen cars, asks Tommy Towers to steal a 1959 Ford Anglia
Fri 22 Jun 18 12:30 Night Prowl 1958. Dennis O’Keefe stars in this ‘lost’ TV Sitcom pilot with guest stars Dennis Day, Bethel Leslie & Ray Anthony. O’Keefe plays the editor of Music magazine ‘Take 5’ whilst also solving crimes
Fri 22 Jun 18 13:00 Since You Went Away 1944. Drama. Directed by John Cromwell. Stars Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Shirley Temple & Joseph Cotten. When her husband goes to fight in the war, Anne is alone to raise their two daughters. (subtitles available)
Fri 22 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1963. Who Killed Eleanora Davis? Directed by Herman Hoffman. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. An exhibit in a traveling carnival is a supposedly genuine electric chair.
Fri 22 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man The White Rabbit. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. A lab rabbit is responsible for unveiling one of the most cunning schemes ever created
Fri 22 Jun 18 18:00 They Who Dare 1954. War Drama. Directed by Lewis Milestone. Stars Dirk Bogarde & Denholm Elliott. In Greece during the war, British commanders and patriots are ordered to destroy two strategic German airfields.
Fri 22 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Never Mention Murder. 1964. Directed by John Nelson-Burton. Stars Maxine Audley, Dudley Foster & Michael Coles. A surgeon (Dudley Foster) plans to use his medical skills to bump off his wife’s lover.
Fri 22 Jun 18 21:10 The Day After 1983. Drama. Directed by Nicholas Meyer. Stars Jason Robards, Steve Guttenberg, John Lithgow & JoBeth Williams. A Midwestern city attempts to recover after it is destroyed by a nuclear missile strike.
Fri 22 Jun 18 23:45 Operation Amsterdam 1958. War. Director: Michael McCarthy. Stars Peter Finch, Tony Britton & Eva Bartok. An English Major and two diamond experts plan to take diamonds from Amsterdam before the Nazis invade
Fri 22 Jun 18 1:50 Breaking Away 1979. Coming of age/comedy-drama. Directed by Peter Yates. Stars Dennis Quaid & Daniel Stern. A small town boy obsessed with the cycling team vies for the affections of his college sweetheart.
Fri 22 Jun 18 3:55 Too Late For Tears 1949. Drama. Director: Byron Haskin. Stars Lizabeth Scott, Don DeFore, Dan Duryea & Arthur Kennedy. A ruthless woman stumbles across a suitcase filled with $60,000, and is determined to hold onto it.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 23 Jun 18 6:00 Fighting Mad 1957. Drama. Muscles Tanner (Joe Robinson), a boxer, gives up the ring after two fatalities and emmigrates to Canada and gets involved with two crooked lumbermen.
Sat 23 Jun 18 7:05 London’s West End in 1947 A professionally shot short of Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square, Oxford Street, Regent Street, Speakers Corner, Hyde Park Corner and Buckingham Palace
Sat 23 Jun 18 7:10 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Tolliver Gang. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr. & John Vernon. Tolliver and his outlaw gang of former pirates has kidnapped two women & demanded a ransom of 1000 pounds (subtitles available)
Sat 23 Jun 18 7:40 Raffles (1939) 1939. Adventure. Director: Sam Wood. Stars David Niven, Olivia de Havilland & Dame May Whitty. A Scotland Yard inspector matches his wits with a gentleman cat burglar.
Sat 23 Jun 18 9:10 Big Ben Calling 1935. Musical about a cafe proprietress, a radio salesman and a composer who set up a pirate radio station. Starring Leslie French, Hughie Green & Mary Lawson.
Sat 23 Jun 18 10:00 The Big Valley Day of Terror. 1966. Directed by Virgil W. Vogel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. Victoria and Audra are made hostage by an outlaw gang. (S2, E13)
Sat 23 Jun 18 11:00 The Agitator 1945. Drama. Director: John Harlow. Stars William Hartnell, Mary Morris & John Laurie. In this ‘lost’ William Hartnell film, a socialist inherits the British factory where he works as a union mechanic
Sat 23 Jun 18 13:00 Smokescreen 1964. Drama. Directed by Jim O’Connolly. Starring Peter Vaughan, John Carson & Yvonne Romain. A blazing car goes over the cliff to the east of Brighton. Suspicions mount when no body can be found.
Sat 23 Jun 18 14:30 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.
Sat 23 Jun 18 16:00 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.
Sat 23 Jun 18 18:15 The Man In The Sky 1957. Drama. Director: Charles Crichton. Starring Jack Hawkins, Elizabeth Sellars & Walter Fitzgerald. John Mitchell is on a flight fraught with disaster but Mitchell is determined to land the plane.
Sat 23 Jun 18 20:00 The Long & The Short & The Tall 1961. War. Directed by Leslie Norman. Stars Richard Todd, Laurence Harvey & Richard Harris. Based on the Willis Hall play. A British patrol in Burma are determined to avenge British prisoners.
Sat 23 Jun 18 22:05 Prizzi’s Honour 1985. Drama. Directed by John Huston. Stars Jack Nicholson, William Hickey, Anjelica Huston & Kathleen Turner. Life in the Prizzi family is good as long as you honour the wishes of the Godfather.
Sat 23 Jun 18 0:40 Death Is A Woman 1966. Drama. Director: Frederic 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.
Sat 23 Jun 18 2:20 Freedom Radio 1940. War. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars Clive Brook, Diana Wynyard & Raymond Huntley. A German doctor, disillusioned with Nazi propaganda, creates a secret radio-feed condemning the movement.
Sat 23 Jun 18 4:10 The Killings At Outpost Zeta 1980. Sci-Fi. A team investigates the mysterious deaths of two previous expeditioners to a strategically important part of a barren world.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 24 Jun 18 6:00 Fools Rush In 1955. Drama. Director: Victor H. Komow. Stars Frank Silvera, Ken Buckridge & Jean Alexander. A ship with a cargo full of diamonds gets taken over by pirates.
Sun 24 Jun 18 6:55 BFI: Skid Kids 1953. Drama. Director: Don Chaffey. Stars Peter Neil, Barry MacGregor, Anthony Lang & A E Matthews. ‘Swanky’ and his chums take on bike thieves in this Bermondsey-shot Children’s Film Foundation short
Sun 24 Jun 18 8:00 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans The Colonel and His Lady. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr.& Brian Smyth. Chief Black Wolf is accused of breaking the treaty. It is up to Hawkeye to clear them. (subtitles available)
Sun 24 Jun 18 8:30 Phantom From Space 1953. Sci-Fi. Directed by W Lee Wilder. Ted Cooper, Noreen Nash, Dick Sands & Burt Wenland. A radioactive alien crash lands on Earth near a LA laboratory. His arrival attracts much attention.
Sun 24 Jun 18 10:00 The Big Valley Hide the Children. 1966. Directed by Arthur H. Nadel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. Nick agrees to accompany a family on a journey to an arranged marriage. (S2, E14)
Sun 24 Jun 18 11:00 Guernsey in the 1970s – Glimpses Charming 1970s travelogue of Guernsey. St Peters Port and a tour of the island with commentary. Great shots of a typical 1970s holiday on a very special island.
Sun 24 Jun 18 11:20 Heavens Above! 1963. Comedy. Directed by John & Roy Boulting. Stars Peter Sellers, Ian Carmichael, Cecil Parker & Eric Sykes. Due to mistaken identity, a minister is accidently appointed to a snobbish parish.
Sun 24 Jun 18 13:40 Laughter in Paradise 1951. Comedy. Director: Mario Zampi. Stars Alastair Sim, George Cole, Fay Compton & Guy Middleton. When a playful millionaire dies, his loved ones must complete assignments to claim his fortune.
Sun 24 Jun 18 15:30 Cornish Ramble 1946. Directed by Paul Barralet. A Travelogue of Cornwall in the late 1940s. A place where superstition and legend are part of a way of life. We visit many of the famous landmarks and a Tin mine.
Sun 24 Jun 18 15:50 Sleeping Car To Trieste 1948. Drama. Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Jean Kent, Bonar Colleano, Albert Lieven & David Tomlinson. Agents break into an embassy in Paris to steal a diary filled with political secrets.
Sun 24 Jun 18 17:40 The Sound Barrier 1952. War. Directed by David Lean. Stars Ralph Richardson, Nigel Patrick. An aircraft manufacturer whose passion for making the ultimate supersonic jet, suffers great personal tragedy in his quest. (subtitles available)
Sun 24 Jun 18 20:00 A Family At War Coming Home. 1971. Directed by Gerry Mill. Stars Colin Douglas, Barbara Flynn & Coral Atkins. The iconic seventies drama series continues with the third and final series. (S3, E16)
Sun 24 Jun 18 21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Clue Of The Silver Key. 1961. Directed by Gerard Glaister. Stars Bernard Lee, Lyndon Brook & Finaly Currie. Superintendent Meredith of Scotland Yard investigates the murder of Harvey Lane.
Sun 24 Jun 18 22:10 Ring of Brightwater 1969. Drama. Directed by Jack Couffer. Stars Bill Travers, Virginia McKenna & Peter Jeffrey. Graham buys a frisky otter but soon realizes that a cramped London bathtub is no place for such a creature. (subtitles available)
Sun 24 Jun 18 0:15 The Shout 1978. Horror. Director: Jerzy Skolimowski. Stars Alan Bates, Susannah York, John Hurt & Tim Curry. Once a traveller, now a patient at a mental hospital, claims to have learnt a Aboriginal magic power.
Sun 24 Jun 18 2:00 Bigger Than Life 1956. Drama. Directed by Nicholas Ray. Starring James Mason, Barbara Rush and Walter Matthau. A schoolteacher tries an experimental drug which changes his moods and personality.
Sun 24 Jun 18 4:00 Buffalo Bill 1944. Western. Director: William A Wellman. Stars Joel McCrea, Maureen O’Hara, Anthony Quinn & Linda Darnell. The story of William ‘Buffalo Bill’ Cody, legendary westerner.
Sun 24 Jun 18 5:50 Bournemouth Municipal Orchestra A delightful short of the Bournemouth Municipal Symphony Orchestra  filmed in the late 1930s – playing Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody number 2. A piece held with affection by music lovers the world over.

June 25th to July 1st

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TPTV Schedule June 25th to July 1st 2018

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 25 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O’Toole 1963. Operation: Geisha. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. Lt. St. John’s friend comes up with a new money making idea. O’Toole convinces the local businessmen it’s a good one.
Mon 25 Jun 18 6:30 Piccadilly Third Stop 1960. Drama. Directed by Wolf Rilla. Starring Terence Morgan, Yôko Tani & John Crawford. Morgan as a playboy petty thief looking for the big time & Crawford as a yank in London and bad tempered crook. (subtitles available)
Mon 25 Jun 18 8:15 Impulse (1955) 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.
Mon 25 Jun 18 9:55 The Big Money 1956. Comedy. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs and starring Ian Carmichael, Belinda Lee and Leslie Philips. A petty thief gets more than he bargained for when he steals a briefcase full of money.
Mon 25 Jun 18 11:40 Innocents In Paris 1953. Comedy. Director: Gordon Parry. Stars Margaret Rutherford, Alastair Sim, Jimmy Edwards & Ronald Shiner. A diverse group of people fly to Paris and find the city changes their lives in some way.
Mon 25 Jun 18 13:25 Meet Me Tonight 1952. Comedy. Directed by Anthony Pelissier. Stars Valerie Hobson, Nigel Patrick, Kay Walsh & Stanley Holloway. Three short stories by Noel Coward: ‘Red Peppers’, ‘Fumed Oak’ & ‘Ways and Means’.
Mon 25 Jun 18 15:05 Bombay Waterfront 1952. Directed by Maclean Rogers and starring John Bentley, Patricia Dainton and Peter Gawthorne. Follows Temple’s efforts to aid the police in solving a series of gruesome murders.
Mon 25 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1963. Who Killed Beau Sparrow? Directed by David McDearmon. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Burke sees artist Beau Sparrow take a hard dive into a pool, a dive which kills him.
Mon 25 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man Man In Disguise. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. At Paris airport a man uses Dr. Brady’s identity to smuggle drugs
Mon 25 Jun 18 18:00 The Captive Heart 1946. War. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Michael Redgrave, Jack Warner, Rachel Kempson & Mervyn Johns. A concentration-camp escapee assumes the identity of a dead British officer.
Mon 25 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The Main Chance. 1964. Directed by John Knight. Stars Grégoire Aslan, Tracy Reed & Edward de Souza. A disgraced ex-RAF pilot is enlisted into a smuggling scheme by a sophisticated smuggler.
Mon 25 Jun 18 21:10 The Vengeance of Fu Manchu 1967. Horror. Directed by Jeremy Summers. Stars Christopher Lee as the evil Fu Manchu, who plots the death of his arch rival Inspector Smith of Scotland Yard.
Mon 25 Jun 18 23:00 Crosstrap 1962. Crime Drama. Directed by Robert Hartford-Davis. Starring Laurence Payne and Jill Adams. Husband and wife look forward to their vacation but get caught between rival jewel thieves.
Mon 25 Jun 18 0:15 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 (subtitles available)
Mon 25 Jun 18 1:55 Honeymoon 1947. Comedy. A prospective bride and groom have misadventures in Mexico City. Starring Shirley Temple, Franchot Tone and Guy Madison.
Mon 25 Jun 18 3:20 House on Haunted Hill 1959. Horror. Directed by William Castle. Starring Vincent Price & Carol Ohmart. A millionaire invites five people to a ‘haunted house’ party, and whoever makes it through the night earns $10,000.
Mon 25 Jun 18 4:55 Four Days 1951. Drama. Directed by John Guillermin. Starring Hugh McDermott & Kathleen Byron. Adapted from a play by Monckton Hoffe. A Neglected wife of a business man has an affair with one of his employees.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 26 Jun 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1953. The Drayton Case. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Victor Platt & Vincent Ball. The aftermath of a wartime air raid reveals the body of a murdered woman. (S1, E1)
Tue 26 Jun 18 6:35 Demobbed 1944. Comedy. Demobbed from the army, four troublesome soldiers are reunited with their old Sergeant. Starring Norman Evans, Nat Jackley and Dan Young, Directed by John E Blakely.
Tue 26 Jun 18 8:25 The Eternal Fire 1938. Shot in Technicolor by Jack Cardiff as part of the Windows of the World Series. A tour of Mt. Vesuvius & surrounding areas focusing on Pompeii. Directed by Pietro Francisci & Hans Nieter.
Tue 26 Jun 18 8:40 SOS Pacific 1959. Drama. Directed by Guy Green. Starring Richard Attenborough, Pier Angeli & John Gregson. A seaplane fire forces its passengers, including a prisoner, to make a disastrous water landing.
Tue 26 Jun 18 10:30 Our Weekends in 1949 Narrated by Ralph Richardson. A Charming short film made in 1949 following London workers on their weekends in the country. Cricket of The Green, Picnics at the Lido, Boating, Bowling & Fishing.
Tue 26 Jun 18 11:00 Treasure Hunt 1952. Comedy. Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Jimmy Edwards, Martita Hunt, Naunton Wayne & Athene Seyler. After reading Sir Roderick Lyall’s will, the family learn they are short on money.
Tue 26 Jun 18 12:40 Second Woman 1950. Drama. James V Kern. Stars Betsy Drake, Robert Young, John Sutton & Florence Bates. An architect’s fiancee is killed in a mysterious car accident on the night before their wedding… (subtitles available)
Tue 26 Jun 18 14:30 Piccadilly Incident 1946. War. Director: Herbert Wilcox. Stars Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding, Coral Browne & Edward Rigby. A missing Wren returns from a desert isle and finds her husband has a new wife and son.
Tue 26 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed Jason Shaw? Directed by Stanley Z Cherry. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. An extremely strange girl called Lucy Brewer finds a corpse in the shower.
Tue 26 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man The Gun Runners. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Peter accompanies a diplomat on a visit to Bay Akim to prove they’re gun running
Tue 26 Jun 18 18:00 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 26 Jun 18 19:50 Man Against Mount Everest Director: Dr Futer. A Castle Films digest. The Swiss Attempt to climb Everest in 1952 with Edouard Wyss-Dunant, Raymond Lambert & Sherpa Tenzing Norgay reaching 28,199 ft on the southeast ridge.
Tue 26 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Game for Three Losers. 1965. Directed by Gerry O’Hara. Stars Michael Gough, Mark Eden & Toby Robins. Happily married, Hilary still lets his desire for his new secretary get the better of him.
Tue 26 Jun 18 21:10 The Innocents 1961. Horror. Director: Jack Clayton. Stars Deborah Kerr, Michael Redgrave, Pamela Franklin & Peter Wyngarde. A Governess believes ghosts are causing the children’s bizarre behaviour.
Tue 26 Jun 18 23:10 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.
Tue 26 Jun 18 1:15 Salt Of The Earth 1954. Drama. Director: Herbert J. Biberman. Stars Juan Chacon, Rosaura Revueltas & Will Geer. Mexican workers at a Zinc mine call a general strike.
Tue 26 Jun 18 3:05 David Copperfield 1970. Drama. Director: Delbert Mann. Stars Richard Attenborough, Laurence Olivier, Susan Hampshire, Cyril Cusack, Wendy Hiller & Edith Evans. Dickens’ story of a young man’s journey to maturity.
Tue 26 Jun 18 5:30 Sprockets 1991. Zombies – The Living Dead. Presented by Barbie Wilde & John Guerrasio. A studio based series with incredible archive access.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 27 Jun 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1953. The Missing Man. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Tristan Rawson & Evelyn Moore. The Dream of a Retired Vicar’s wife sets police on the trail of a man who has been missing since 1938. (S1, E2)
Wed 27 Jun 18 6:35 House of Blackmail 1953. Crime. Directed by Maurice Elvey. An Army officer (William Sylvester) and Carol (Mary Germaine) must solve the murder of a blackmailer or be charged themselves. (subtitles available)
Wed 27 Jun 18 8:00 Private Information 1952. Drama starring Jill Esmond, Jack Watling, Carol Marsh and Gerard Heinz. Charlotte suspects that the council is corrupt and building defective drains that could cause public health issues.
Wed 27 Jun 18 9:20 Raffles (1939) 1939. Adventure. Director: Sam Wood. Stars David Niven, Olivia de Havilland & Dame May Whitty. A Scotland Yard inspector matches his wits with a gentleman cat burglar.
Wed 27 Jun 18 10:55 White Cradle Inn 1947. Drama. Director: Harold French. Stars Michael Rennie & Madeleine Carroll. During the war, many children were evacuated beneath the Swiss Alps, one of which is billeted with the local Inn owners.
Wed 27 Jun 18 12:40 Bulldog Breed 1960. Comedy. Director: Robert Asher. Stars Norman Wisdom, Edward Chapman, Terence Alexander & David Lodge. Norman Puckle joins the Navy under the same Admiral he refused to yield to in the harbour.
Wed 27 Jun 18 14:45 When The Bough Breaks 1947. Drama. Directed by Lawrence Huntington. Stars Patricia Roc, Rosamund John & Bill Owen. A young mother hands over her baby to foster parents, but struggles to let go emotionally.
Wed 27 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed Snookie Martinelli? Directed by Robert Ellis Miller. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Can it be that Amos Burke himself has been murdered?
Wed 27 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man Man In Power. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. A Middle East king is murdered by his power-crazy Army chief
Wed 27 Jun 18 18:00 Ring of Brightwater 1969. Drama. Directed by Jack Couffer. Stars Bill Travers, Virginia McKenna & Peter Jeffrey. Graham buys a frisky otter but soon realizes that a cramped London bathtub is no place for such a creature. (subtitles available)
Wed 27 Jun 18 20:00 A Family At War Coming Home. 1971. Directed by Gerry Mill. Stars Colin Douglas, Barbara Flynn & Coral Atkins. The iconic seventies drama series continues with the third and final series. (S3, E16)
Wed 27 Jun 18 21:00 100 Rifles 1969. War. Director: Tom Gries. Stars Raquel Welch, Burt Reynolds, Fernando Lamas & Jim Brown. In 1912 Sonora, Mexico, revolutionary, Yaqui Joe, arms his people but finds himself hunted by a US lawman
Wed 27 Jun 18 23:10 Mine Own Executioner 1947. Drama. Directed by Anthony Kimmins. Stars Burgess Meredith, Kieron Moore, Dulcie Gray and John Laurie. A psychiatrist is tested when treating a former POW in post-war London
Wed 27 Jun 18 1:20 Baxter! 1973. Drama. Director: Lionel Jeffries. Stars Patricia Neal, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Sally Thomsett & Britt Ekland. Roger struggles to overcome his speech problem and tense relationship with his parents.
Wed 27 Jun 18 3:20 Bad Blood 1981. Drama. Directed by Mike Newell and starring Jack Thompson. Set in WW2 and based on a true story of the New Zealand farmer who refuses to hand in his firearms and the siege that follows.
Wed 27 Jun 18 5:30 Night Prowl 1958. Dennis O’Keefe stars in this ‘lost’ TV Sitcom pilot with guest stars Dennis Day, Bethel Leslie & Ray Anthony. O’Keefe plays the editor of Music magazine ‘Take 5’ whilst also solving crimes
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 28 Jun 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1953. The Candlelight Murder. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Jack Lambert, Gerald Case, Robert Cawdron & Clifford Buckton. An inspector unmasks the killer of an elderly hermit. (S1, E3)
Thu 28 Jun 18 6:35 Murder At 3am 1953. Crime drama directed by Francis Searle and starring Dennis Price, Philip Saville and Peggy Evans. A serial killer on the loose makes a habit of murdering women on the street at precisely 3am.
Thu 28 Jun 18 7:50 Ambush In Leopard Street 1962. Crime Thriller. Stars James Kenney & Bruce Seton. A retired thief forms a gang for one last job, a diamond shipment. With good locations and a British cast it’s an enjoyable British B film.
Thu 28 Jun 18 9:00 Strange Love of Martha Ivers 1946. Drama. Directed by Lewis Milestone. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott & Kirk Douglas. The relationships formed in childhood by three friends lead to murder and obsessive love. (subtitles available)
Thu 28 Jun 18 11:20 Flying Deuces 1939. Comedy. Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy join the foreign legion to get over Ollie’s broken heart. (subtitles available)
Thu 28 Jun 18 12:40 Chance of a Lifetime 1950. Comedy. Director: Bernard Miles. Stars Basil Radford, Bernard Miles, Kenneth More, Patrick Troughton & Hattie Jacques. The staff of an engineering firm take over after going on strike.
Thu 28 Jun 18 14:30 Carrington VC 1955. Drama. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars David Niven, Margaret Leighton & Noelle Middleton. An Army Major attempts to steal from the War Office safe in order to claim the money they owe him.
Thu 28 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed What’s His Name? Directed by Don Taylor. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. The elaborate robbery of a bank ends with the unprovoked shooting death of its owner.
Thu 28 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man The Rocket. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Gambling losses lead one of Peter Brady’s staff, Smith, into selling information to a foreign power
Thu 28 Jun 18 18:00 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.
Thu 28 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Change Partners. 1965. Directed by Robert Lynn. Stars Zena Walker, Kenneth Cope, Basil Henson. a co-director in the firm of Arkwright and Gallen, is having an affair with is partner’s wife.
Thu 28 Jun 18 21:10 Capone 1975. Drama. Director: Steve Carver. Stars Ben Gazzara, Harry Guardino, Susan Blakely & Sylvester Stallone. The story of the rise and fall of the infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone.
Thu 28 Jun 18 23:10 Women of Twilight 1952. Drama. Director: Gordon Parry. Stars Rene Ray, Lois Maxwell, Laurence Harvey & Freda Jackson. Vivianne’s lover is arrested after she finds she is carrying his child.
Thu 28 Jun 18 0:55 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.
Thu 28 Jun 18 4:15 Command Performance 1937. A renowned stage singer leaves the theatre to become a gypsy after his voice weakens. Arthur Tracy (The Street Singer) and Lilli Palmer star in this romantic musical. Also stars Finlay Currie.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 29 Jun 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1954. The Blazing Caravan. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Edgar Driver, Alan Robinson & Betty Carter. A Salesman turns murderer after learning that his client has just won the football pools. (S1, E4)
Fri 29 Jun 18 6:35 It’s in the Bag 1943. Directed by Herbert Mason. Sisters Gert and Daisy find out an old dress of Granny’s that they have sold had £20,000 sewn into the hem. Can they get it back? Stars Elsie & Doris Waters.
Fri 29 Jun 18 7:50 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.
Fri 29 Jun 18 9:25 Colonel March Investigates 1953. Crime drama starring Boris Karloff, Joan Sims and Richard Wattis. Colonel March runs the Scotland Yard office for the Department of Queer Complaints and investigates 3 strange crimes. (subtitles available)
Fri 29 Jun 18 10:45 My Brother’s Keeper 1948. Thriller. Directed by Alfred Roome and starring Jack Warner, George Cole, David Tomlinson and Bill Owen. Two convicts escape, handcuffed to each other, and things get worse when they’re seen.
Fri 29 Jun 18 12:30 Vicious Circle 1957. Thriller. Director: Gerald Thomas. Stars John Mills, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Lionel Jeffries & Noelle Middleton. Howard finds himself in a predicament after he finds an actress murdered in his flat.
Fri 29 Jun 18 14:15 A Run For Your Money 1949. Comedy. Director: Charles Frend. Stars Alec Guinness, Donald Houston, Moira Lister & Hugh Griffith. Two Welsh brothers, Tom & Dai take an excursion to London for the first time and get separated
Fri 29 Jun 18 16:00 Our Weekends in 1949 Narrated by Ralph Richardson. A Charming short film made in 1949 following London workers on their weekends in the country. Cricket of The Green, Picnics at the Lido, Boating, Bowling & Fishing.
Fri 29 Jun 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed Madison Cooper? Directed by Jeffrey Hayden. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. A shady attorney carrying a lot of money is murdered after making a telephone call.
Fri 29 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man Shadow Bomb. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Peter Brady risks his life when trying to save a friend from being blown-up by a new type of bomb detonator
Fri 29 Jun 18 18:00 A Kid For Two Farthings 1955. Drama. Director: Carol Reed. Stars Diana Dors, Celia Johnson, David Kossoff & Brenda De Banzie. A boy, who is heartbroken when his pet chicken disappears, buys a goat believing it is a unicorn.
Fri 29 Jun 18 19:45 Petticoat Lane, London in the 1950s – Glimpses Glimpses: Directed by JB Grainger around the late 1950s. The empty market in the early morning; barrows being wheeled in, people bringing their goods in taxis, others carrying parcels.
Fri 29 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Strangler’s Web. 1965. Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey. Stars John Stratton, Pauline Munro & Griffith Jones. What appears to be a cut-and-dried case of murder of a showgirl becomes very complicated.
Fri 29 Jun 18 21:10 The Dark Man 1951. Drama. Directed by Jeffrey Dell. Stars Maxwell Reed, Edward Underdown, Natasha Parry & William Hartnell. An inspector hunts a killer who is looking for an actress who witnessed him commit murder
Fri 29 Jun 18 22:50 The Cassandra Crossing 1976. Drama. Director: George P Cosmatos. Stars Sophia Loren, Richard Harris, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster & Martin Sheen. Passengers of a European train can’t escape after a deadly virus is planted.
Fri 29 Jun 18 1:25 Peyton Place 1957. Drama. Director: Mark Robson. Stars Lana Turner, Hope Lange, Lee Philips, Diane Varsi & Lloyd Nolan. An adaptation of Grace Metalious’ popular novel. A New England town hides secrets & scandals.
Fri 29 Jun 18 4:30 Danger Lights 1930. Drama. Director: George B. Seitz. Stars Louis Wolheim, Robert Armstrong & Jean Arthur. A Homeless man gets a job on railroad by the yard boss, but quickly falls in love with the boss’s Fiancée
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 30 Jun 18 6:00 1960s New World Holiday – Glimpses Made by the British Overseas Airways Corporation to entice 1960s families from Europe to venture overseas to the ‘New World’ features various states & cities.
Sat 30 Jun 18 6:30 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?
Sat 30 Jun 18 7:50 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Washington Story. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr. & Rodney Bunker. Surveyor George Washington aids a young woman whose land grant is threatened by a wicked innkeeper. (subtitles available)
Sat 30 Jun 18 8:20 For the Love of Ada 1972. Comedy. Stars Irene Handl, Wilfred Pickles, Barbara Mitchell & Jack Smethurst. Based on the hit Thames sitcom, it follows the late-flowering romance between two young-at-heart pensioners.
Sat 30 Jun 18 10:00 The Big Valley Day of the Comet. 1966. Directed by Virgil W. Vogel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. A man is on the run from the cavalry & camps out at the Barkley ranch. (S2, E15)
Sat 30 Jun 18 11:00 Waterloo Road 1944. Drama. Director: Sidney Gilliat. Stars Stewart Granger, John Mills, Alastair Sim & Joy Shelton. After Jim reports for military duty, he suspects that his bride has been seeing another man.
Sat 30 Jun 18 12:35 Up In The World 1956. Comedy. Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Norman Wisdom, Maureen Swanson & Jerry Desmonde. A window cleaner works at a country estate where the owner’s son is threatened by kidnappers.
Sat 30 Jun 18 14:20 Between Heaven & Hell 1956. Drama. Director: Richard Fleischer. Stars Robert Wagner, Buddy Ebsen, Terry Moore & Broderick Crawford. The life of Sam Gifford, from a Southern landowner to his Military service during WWII.
Sat 30 Jun 18 16:10 The Rocking Horse Winner 1949. Drama. Director: Anthony Pelissier. Stars John Howard Davies, Valerie Hobson, John Mills & Ronald Squire. After receiving a rocking horse, a child is able to pick winning horses at the racetrack
Sat 30 Jun 18 18:00 Once A Jolly Swagman 1949. Drama. Directed by Jack Lee. Stars Dirk Bogarde, Bonar Colleano, Renee Asherson, Bill Owen & Sid James. A British factory worker loses his job in the 1930s to become a motorcycle racer.
Sat 30 Jun 18 20:00 BFI: Where Has Poor Mickey Gone? Unseen for years this strange, B-Picture oddity sees Warren Mitchell superb as fairground magician Emilio Dinelli, tormented by a gang of young rowdies who take him prisoner in his backstreet workshop
Sat 30 Jun 18 21:10 Violent Playground 1958. Drama. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Stanley Baker, David McCallum, Anne Heywood & Peter Cushing. A policeman enters a romance with the sister of an infamous gang leader.
Sat 30 Jun 18 23:20 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.
Sat 30 Jun 18 1:10 Pride Of the Yankees 1942. Drama. Director: Sam Wood. Stars Gary Cooper, Babe Ruth, Teresa Wright & Walter Brennan. A biographical drama based on the life of baseball hall of famer Lou Gehrig.
Sat 30 Jun 18 3:40 Shoot to Kill 1947. Crime drama. Directed by William Berke and starring Russell Wade, Luana Walters and Edmund MacDonald. A woman marries a corrupt D.A. to get evidence to help on a recent murder. (subtitles available)
Sat 30 Jun 18 4:55 The Medicine Man 1933. Comedy. Starring Claud Allister, Frank Pettingell, Ben Welden & Ronald Simpson. Directed by Redd Davis. Story of a poor youth who impersonates a doctor to provide him with an alibi.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 01 Jul 18 6:00 Undercover Girl 1958. Crime Drama. A reporter on the verge of exposing a drugs ring is killed before he can write the story. Stars Paul Carpenter and Jackie Collins.
Sun 01 Jul 18 7:20 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Winter Passage. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr.& Kay Hawtrey. Frontier wives hope to join their husbands in time for Christmas. (subtitles available)
Sun 01 Jul 18 7:50 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.
Sun 01 Jul 18 10:00 The Big Valley Wagonload of Dreams. 1967. Directed by Virgil W. Vogel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. The Barkley’s become target over a crooked station master’s money. (S2, E16)
Sun 01 Jul 18 11:00 Tawny Pipit 1944. Drama. Directed by Bernard Miles and Charles Saunders. Starring Bernard Miles, Rosamund John and Niall MacGinnis. A village bands together to save its wildlife from road development.
Sun 01 Jul 18 12:40 Bang! You’re Dead 1954. Drama. Directed by Lance Comfort. Stars Jack Warner, Derek Farr, Veronica Hurst and Michael Medwin. A tragic accident leads to man being wrongly accused of murder.
Sun 01 Jul 18 14:25 Ghost Ship 1953. Thriller. Directed by Vernon Sewell. Starring Hazel Court & Dermot Walsh. A young couple decide to buy a luxury steamboat for a romantic getaway and scoff at warnings that it’s haunted.
Sun 01 Jul 18 15:55 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.
Sun 01 Jul 18 18:00 Lost 1956. Thriller. Director: Guy Green. Stars David Farrar, David Knight & Julia Arnall. U.S. Embassy employee & his wife discover that their 18 month old baby has disappeared in London.
Sun 01 Jul 18 19:50 Charlie Chaplin: The Perfect Lady 1915. One of Charlie Chaplin’s shorts in which he masquerades as a woman to fool the father of the one he loves. Stars Charles Inslee, Marta Golden & Edna Purviance.
Sun 01 Jul 18 20:00 A Family At War A Faint Refrain. 1971. Directed by Gerry Mill. Stars Colin Douglas, Barbara Flynn & Coral Atkins. The iconic seventies drama series continues with the third and final series. (S3, E17)
Sun 01 Jul 18 21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Attempt To Kill. 1961. Directed by Royston Morley. Stars Derek Farr, Tony Wright & Patricia Mort. Two suspects emerge after an attempt is made on the life of Frank Weyman.
Sun 01 Jul 18 22:10 Prizzi’s Honour 1985. Drama. Directed by John Huston. Stars Jack Nicholson, William Hickey, Anjelica Huston & Kathleen Turner. Life in the Prizzi family is good as long as you honour the wishes of the Godfather.
Sun 01 Jul 18 0:45 Belle Starr 1941. Western. Directed by Irvin Cummings. Starring Randolph Scott, Gene Tierney and Dana Andrews. A southern beauty, indignant at her treatment by the Yankees, marries a confederate guerrilla.
Sun 01 Jul 18 2:30 Detour 1945. Drama. Directed by Edgar G Ulmer. Stars Tom Neal & Ann Savage. A Hitch-hiker, Al, gets involved with an evil woman and murder. Al soon becomes trapped in a tightening net of film noir trouble. (subtitles available)
Sun 01 Jul 18 3:50 Carrington VC 1955. Drama. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars David Niven, Margaret Leighton & Noelle Middleton. An Army Major attempts to steal from the War Office safe in order to claim the money they owe him.
Sun 01 Jul 18 5:50 Development of The English Railways 1936. We learn of the beginnings of the English Railways and how they were devised in the 1800’s to service the collieries.

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DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 02 Jul 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1954. The Dark Stairway. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Vincent Ball & George Manship. A blind man who is witness to a murder on a darkened stairway is asked to identify the killer. (S1, E5)
Mon 02 Jul 18 6:35 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 02 Jul 18 8:05 No Trace 1950. Drama. Directed by John Gilling. Writer Robert Southley finds his lifestyle threatened by blackmail from a former American criminal associate. Stars Hugh Sinclair, Dinah Sheridan & John Laurie.
Mon 02 Jul 18 9:40 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.
Mon 02 Jul 18 11:55 Meet Me Tonight 1952. Comedy. Directed by Anthony Pelissier. Stars Valerie Hobson, Nigel Patrick, Kay Walsh & Stanley Holloway. Three short stories by Noel Coward: ‘Red Peppers’, ‘Fumed Oak’ & ‘Ways and Means’.
Mon 02 Jul 18 13:35 He Found A Star 1941. Musical. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Vic Oliver, Sarah Churchill & Evelyn Dall. Lyndon & his secretary, Ruth, use their talent agency to find & help unknowns who need an opportunity.
Mon 02 Jul 18 15:20 Burnt Evidence 1954. Drama starring Jane Hylton, Duncan Lamont and Donald Gray. Lamont plays the jealous husband of Hylton. When confronting her lover, he accidentally shoots the man and runs for the hills.
Mon 02 Jul 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed April? Directed by Lewis Allen. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Carhop waitress, April Adams, is found murdered in an automobile scrapyard.
Mon 02 Jul 18 17:30 HG Wells’ Invisible Man The Big Plot. 1959. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. A plane crash reveals that a canister of uranium, half of an atom bomb, was being smuggled into England
Mon 02 Jul 18 18:00 The Two-Headed Spy 1958. Drama. Directed by Andre De Toth. Stars Jack Hawkins, Gia Scala & Erik Schumann. British secret agent successfully infiltrates Nazi military, achieves rank of general during WWII.
Mon 02 Jul 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Dead Man’s Chest. 1965. Directed by Patrick Dromgoole. Stars John Thaw, Ann Firbank & John Meillon. Things go disastrously wrong when two young journalists try to fake a murder.
Mon 02 Jul 18 21:10 Woman in a Dressing Gown 1957. Anthony Quayle & Sylvia Syms star in this British drama about marital strife. Fed up with his wife’s (Yvonne Mitchell) frumpy appearance, long-married Jim begins an affair.
Mon 02 Jul 18 23:00 Treasure Hunt 1952. Comedy. Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Jimmy Edwards, Martita Hunt, Naunton Wayne & Athene Seyler. After reading Sir Roderick Lyall’s will, the family learn they are short on money.
Mon 02 Jul 18 0:35 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.
Mon 02 Jul 18 2:40 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.
Mon 02 Jul 18 3:55 Broken Blossoms 1936. Directed by John Brahm and starring Emlyn Williams, Dolly Hass and Arthur Margetson. A Chinese missionary comes to England where he helps a young girl who is ill-treated by her father.
Mon 02 Jul 18 5:40 BFI: Holiday 1957. Documentary. Directed by John Taylor. Charming music-driven documentary about Blackpool.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 03 Jul 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1954. Late Night Final. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars Colin Tapley, Terence Yorke & Frank Forsyth. An investigation into Joe Burrage unveils a thrilling tale of the man who died twice! (S1, E6)
Tue 03 Jul 18 6:35 Yank In Ermine 1955. Comedy. An American air-man (Peter Thompson) inherits an English title but will he cope with English nobility? Starring Jon Pertwee and Sid James.
Tue 03 Jul 18 8:15 Inquest 1940. Drama directed by Roy Boulting. A young widow accused of murder is defended by a distinguished QC. Stars Elizabeth Allan.
Tue 03 Jul 18 9:30 The Rocking Horse Winner 1949. Drama. Director: Anthony Pelissier. Stars John Howard Davies, Valerie Hobson, John Mills & Ronald Squire. After receiving a rocking horse, a child is able to pick winning horses at the racetrack
Tue 03 Jul 18 11:20 The Price of Silence 1959. Drama. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars Gordon Jackson, June Thorburn & Mary Clare. Roger forges a new life for himself after his release from prison. But his past catches up with him.
Tue 03 Jul 18 12:55 The Big Money 1956. Comedy. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs and starring Ian Carmichael, Belinda Lee and Leslie Philips. A petty thief gets more than he bargained for when he steals a briefcase full of money.
Tue 03 Jul 18 14:40 Encore 1951. Comedy. Directors: Harold French, Pat Jackson & Anthony Pelissier. Stars Nigel Patrick, Kay Walsh, Glynis Johns. Three short stories by W. Somerset Maugham.
Tue 03 Jul 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed Carrie Cornell? Directed by Byron Paul. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Carrie Cornell, singer and model, is found murdered on a beach.
Tue 03 Jul 18 17:30 Scales of Justice 1962. The Guilty Party. Stars Zena Marshall, Anthony Jacobs & Derek Francis. Based on a real criminal case, Edward Sinclair is struggling to maintain his life of luxury, whilst in debt. (S1, E1)
Tue 03 Jul 18 18:05 The Old Dark House 1963. Comedy. Directed by William Castle. Stars Tom Poston, Robert Morley & Janette Scott. A car salesman becomes embroiled in a series of fatal mishaps when delivering a car to a secluded mansion.
Tue 03 Jul 18 19:55 Unguarded Moments The perils of Britain’s roads are seen in this chilling 1951 film as the carelessness of Johnny, Fred & Mary results in disaster! Made by the Blackheath Film Unit for the Greenwich safety Board.
Tue 03 Jul 18 20:00 The Gentle Touch Killers. 1980. Directed by Tony Wharmby. Stars Jill Gascoine, Leslie Schofield & Nigel Rathbone. Maggie Forbes, recently promoted to Detective Inspector, reaches a crossroads in her life. (S1, E1)
Tue 03 Jul 18 21:00 These Are The Damned 1962. Horror. Director: Joseph Losey. Stars Macdonald Carey, Shirley Anne Field & Viveca Lindfors. The sister of a motorbike gang leader and her boyfriend discover a military base when on the run.
Tue 03 Jul 18 22:50 Chance of a Lifetime 1950. Comedy. Director: Bernard Miles. Stars Basil Radford, Bernard Miles, Kenneth More, Patrick Troughton & Hattie Jacques. The staff of an engineering firm take over after going on strike.
Tue 03 Jul 18 0:40 Lost 1956. Thriller. Director: Guy Green. Stars David Farrar, David Knight & Julia Arnall. U.S. Embassy employee & his wife discover that their 18 month old baby has disappeared in London.
Tue 03 Jul 18 2:30 My Brother’s Keeper 1948. Thriller. Directed by Alfred Roome and starring Jack Warner, George Cole, David Tomlinson and Bill Owen. Two convicts escape, handcuffed to each other, and things get worse when they’re seen.
Tue 03 Jul 18 4:15 Life In Emergency Ward 10 1959. Drama. Based on the smash hit TV series about the daily life and the ups and downs of a hospital. Stars Michael Craig, Wilfred Hyde-White and Joan Sims. (subtitles available)
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 04 Jul 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1954. Fatal Journey. Director: Paul Gherzo. Stars Gordon Bell, Edward Forsyth, Jack Melford, Jane Welsh & Julian Somers. A husband returns home to find his wife collapsed on the floor. (S1, E7)
Wed 04 Jul 18 6:35 Gert & Daisy’s Weekend 1942. Comedy. Gert and Daisy are put in charge of a group of tearaway evacuee children. Starring Elsie Waters and Doris Waters. (subtitles available)
Wed 04 Jul 18 8:10 Guernsey in the 1970s – Glimpses Charming 1970s travelogue of Guernsey. St Peters Port and a tour of the island with commentary. Great shots of a typical 1970s holiday on a very special island.
Wed 04 Jul 18 8:30 The Dark Man 1951. Drama. Directed by Jeffrey Dell. Stars Maxwell Reed, Edward Underdown, Natasha Parry & William Hartnell. An inspector hunts a killer who is looking for an actress who witnessed him commit murder
Wed 04 Jul 18 10:10 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.
Wed 04 Jul 18 12:10 Glimpses: This Fowl Business A 1940s film made by British Foundation Pictures detailing the ‘Fowl business’ of chicken farming.
Wed 04 Jul 18 12:30 The Lost Moment 1947. Drama. A publisher insinuates himself into the mansion of the centenarian lover of a renowned but long-dead poet in order to find his lost love letters. Starring Robert Cummings & Susan Hayward.
Wed 04 Jul 18 14:15 Boy on A Dolphin 1957. Drama. Director: Jean Negulesco. Stars Sophia Loren, Alan Ladd, Clifton Webb and Alexis Minotis. A sponge diver on a Greek island discovers a sunken ship filled with artefacts.
Wed 04 Jul 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed His Royal Highness? Directed by Don Weis. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. A man claiming to be an exiled Russian is murdered.
Wed 04 Jul 18 17:30 Scales of Justice 1962. A Woman’s Privilege. Starring Bernard Archard, Ann Lynn and Patrick Wymark. Based on a real criminal case, a shipboard romance leads to a lawsuit for breach of promise. (S1, E2)
Wed 04 Jul 18 18:05 The Green Man 1956. Comedy. Stars Alastair Sim, Raymond Huntley, George Cole & Terry-Thomas. A watchmaker turns out to be an assassin whose target is a leading politician but his plans are stalled.
Wed 04 Jul 18 19:40 Glimpses: The Economy Run 1957 – The Longer Mile 1957. Directed by Lew Davidson. Fantastic Economy drive footage of Silverstone and Ascot in the 50s. A must for all classic car enthusiasts.
Wed 04 Jul 18 20:00 A Family At War A Faint Refrain. 1971. Directed by Gerry Mill. Stars Colin Douglas, Barbara Flynn & Coral Atkins. The iconic seventies drama series continues with the third and final series. (S3, E17)
Wed 04 Jul 18 21:00 Last Holiday 1950. Drama. 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 04 Jul 18 22:45 Capone 1975. Drama. Director: Steve Carver. Stars Ben Gazzara, Harry Guardino, Susan Blakely & Sylvester Stallone. The story of the rise and fall of the infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone.
Wed 04 Jul 18 0:45 Encore 1951. Comedy. Directors: Harold French, Pat Jackson & Anthony Pelissier. Stars Nigel Patrick, Kay Walsh, Glynis Johns. Three short stories by W. Somerset Maugham.
Wed 04 Jul 18 2:35 Waterloo Road 1944. Drama. Director: Sidney Gilliat. Stars Stewart Granger, John Mills, Alastair Sim & Joy Shelton. After Jim reports for military duty, he suspects that his bride has been seeing another man.
Wed 04 Jul 18 4:10 20 Questions Murder Mystery 1950. Crime. Director: Paul L. Stein. Stars Robert Beatty, Rona Anderson & Clifford Evans. Someone sends in a question to the B.B.C.’s 20 Questions” programme prior to committing a crime”
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 05 Jul 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1954. The Strange Case of Blonde. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Lee Sinclaire, Derek Alward, Cyril Smith & Russell Napier. A cat burglar adopts an unexpected disguise (S1, E8)
Thu 05 Jul 18 6:35 Home Sweet Home 1945. Famous northern comedian Frank Randle stars in this comedy where his sweetheart’s parents disapprove of him.
Thu 05 Jul 18 8:25 You Pay Your Money 1957. Crime Drama. A rogue smuggler enters a murky world when his wife is kidnapped. Directed by Maclean Rogers. Starring Hugh McDermott, Jane Hylton and Honor Blackman.
Thu 05 Jul 18 9:40 Up In The World 1956. Comedy. Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Norman Wisdom, Maureen Swanson & Jerry Desmonde. A window cleaner works at a country estate where the owner’s son is threatened by kidnappers.
Thu 05 Jul 18 11:30 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.
Thu 05 Jul 18 13:20 Cheaper By The Dozen 1950. Comedy. Director: Walter Lang. Stars Clifton Webb, Myrna Loy, Jeanne Crain & Betty Lynn. Based on a true story. Follow Frank Gilbreth and his wife Lillian, as they raise their 12 children.
Thu 05 Jul 18 15:05 The Hi-jackers 1963. Drama. Directed by Jim O’Connolly. Starring Anthony Booth & Jacqueline Ellis. A lorry driver meets Shirley at a cafe and offers her a lift. His truck carrying valuable whiskey is later hijacked.
Thu 05 Jul 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed Marty Kelso? Directed by Don Taylor. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Ruthless A Hollywood agent is murdered and leaves behind a plethora of suspects.
Thu 05 Jul 18 17:30 Scales of Justice 1962. Moment of Decision. Stars Ray Barrett & Patricia Healey. Based on a real case, a woman yearning for a child takes a baby from a wealthy family. Her husband sees this as an opportunity. (S1, E3)
Thu 05 Jul 18 18:05 It’s Trad Dad 1962. Musical. Directed by Richard Lester. Stars Helen Shapiro, Craig Douglas & John Leyton. A couple of teens put on a festival to demonstrate the merits of traditional jazz and rock ‘n’ roll.
Thu 05 Jul 18 19:40 Cornish Ramble 1946. Directed by Paul Barralet. A Travelogue of Cornwall in the late 1940s. A place where superstition and legend are part of a way of life. We visit many of the famous landmarks and a Tin mine.
Thu 05 Jul 18 20:00 The Gentle Touch Recoil. 1980. Directed by Christopher Hodson. Stars Jill Gascoine, William Marlowe & Brian Gwaspari. Tired of sitting at home, Maggie disobeys orders and sets out to find her husband’s killers. (S1, E2)
Thu 05 Jul 18 21:00 The Innocents 1961. Horror. Director: Jack Clayton. Stars Deborah Kerr, Michael Redgrave, Pamela Franklin & Peter Wyngarde. A Governess believes ghosts are causing the children’s bizarre behaviour.
Thu 05 Jul 18 23:05 Vicious Circle 1957. Thriller. Director: Gerald Thomas. Stars John Mills, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Lionel Jeffries & Noelle Middleton. Howard finds himself in a predicament after he finds an actress murdered in his flat.
Thu 05 Jul 18 0:50 100 Rifles 1969. War. Director: Tom Gries. Stars Raquel Welch, Burt Reynolds, Fernando Lamas & Jim Brown. In 1912 Sonora, Mexico, revolutionary, Yaqui Joe, arms his people but finds himself hunted by a US lawman
Thu 05 Jul 18 3:00 The Naked Kiss 1964. Drama. Directed by Samuel Fuller. Stars Constance Towers, Anthony Eisley, Michael Dante & Virginia Grey. A prostitute, traumatised by a past experience, tries to find solace in Grantville Town. (subtitles available)
Thu 05 Jul 18 4:50 The Balloon Goes Up 1942. Musical. Comedy duo Ethel Revnell and Gracie West star in this comedy musical. The double act masquerade as WAAFs on a balloon site to help the authorities capture a group of fifth columnists.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 06 Jul 18 6:00 Scotland Yard 1954. The Silent Witness. Directed by Montgomery Tully. Stars Molly Weir, Ivan Craig & Kenneth Henry. The case of the self-confessed killer who almost escaped the full weight of the law. (S1, E9)
Fri 06 Jul 18 6:35 Public Nuisance No. 1 1936. Comedy. Directed by Marcel Varnel and stars Frances Day, Arthur Riscoe and Muriel Aked. A young man goes to work as a waiter in a French hotel in this early British comedy with music.
Fri 06 Jul 18 8:10 A Kid For Two Farthings 1955. Drama. Director: Carol Reed. Stars Diana Dors, Celia Johnson, David Kossoff & Brenda De Banzie. A boy, who is heartbroken when his pet chicken disappears, buys a goat believing it is a unicorn.
Fri 06 Jul 18 9:55 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 06 Jul 18 11:50 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 06 Jul 18 13:00 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.
Fri 06 Jul 18 14:55 Escape Route 1952. Crime Drama. Directed by Seymour Friedman & Peter Graham Scott. Stars George Raft. Nuclear scientists are kidnapped. An FBI man and a British agent must find the culprit. Sally Gray’s last film.
Fri 06 Jul 18 16:30 Burke’s Law 1964. Who Killed Avery Lord? Directed by Richard Kinon. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Burke and his team investigate the murder of a wealthy industrial designer.
Fri 06 Jul 18 17:30 Scales of Justice 1963. Position of Trust. Stars Derrick Sherwin & Imogen Hassall. Based on a real case, a wealthy young man, about to be married, arranges for an illicit liaison with a French girl. (S1, E4)
Fri 06 Jul 18 18:05 Cash on Demand 1961. Drama. Directed by Quentin Lawrence. Stars Peter Cushing, André Morell & Richard Vernon. A crook abducts the wife and child of a bank manager & then schemes to rob the institution.
Fri 06 Jul 18 19:50 War Time London – Glimpses Footage of London in war time. Focussing on Piccadilly Circus, then The Strand and Westminster. shot around 1944.
Fri 06 Jul 18 20:00 The Gentle Touch Help. 1980. Directed by David Askey. Stars Jill Gascoine, William Marlowe & Derek Thompson. Having withdrawn her resignation. Maggie tries to sort out the problems facing her friend Susan Scott. (S1, E3)
Fri 06 Jul 18 21:00 The Whole Truth 1958. Drama. Directed by John Guillermin & Dan Cohen. Stars Stewart Granger, Donna Reed & George Sanders. A film producer becomes a suspect to the stabbing of an actress after his recent affair.
Fri 06 Jul 18 22:45 Floods of Fear 1958. Thriller. Directed by Charles Crichton. Stars Howard Keel, Anne Heywood, Cyril Cusack & Harry H Corbett. A man framed for murder escapes from prison during a flood.
Fri 06 Jul 18 0:30 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.
Fri 06 Jul 18 2:45 Second Woman 1950. Drama. James V Kern. Stars Betsy Drake, Robert Young, John Sutton & Florence Bates. An architect’s fiancee is killed in a mysterious car accident on the night before their wedding… (subtitles available)
Fri 06 Jul 18 4:35 The Hi-jackers 1963. Drama. Directed by Jim O’Connolly. Starring Anthony Booth & Jacqueline Ellis. A lorry driver meets Shirley at a cafe and offers her a lift. His truck carrying valuable whiskey is later hijacked.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 07 Jul 18 6:00 Old Mother Riley Headmistress 1950. Comedy. Mother Riley rises from the soapsuds to scholastics when a distant relative dies, leaving her the laundry in a seminary for young ladies. Starring Arthur Lucan & Kitty McShane.
Sat 07 Jul 18 7:30 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans The Reckoning. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Chris Wiggins. More unrest brews among the Ottawas.
Sat 07 Jul 18 8:00 Once A Jolly Swagman 1949. Drama. Directed by Jack Lee. Stars Dirk Bogarde, Bonar Colleano, Renee Asherson, Bill Owen & Sid James. A British factory worker loses his job in the 1930s to become a motorcycle racer.
Sat 07 Jul 18 10:00 The Big Valley Image of Yesterday. 1967. Directed by Virgil W. Vogel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. A former suiter of Victoria makes himslef at home at the Barkley ranch. (S2, E17)
Sat 07 Jul 18 11:00 Tit for Tat 1935. Comedy. Director: Charley Rogers. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch & Charlie Hall. Stan & Ollie set up an electrical repair store when they encounter a couple of old acquaintances.
Sat 07 Jul 18 11:25 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 07 Jul 18 12:55 Crooked Sky 1957. Crime drama directed by Henry Cass. An American detective & Scotland Yard must work together to crack a counterfeit gang. Stars Wayne Morris, Karin Booth and Anton Diffring.
Sat 07 Jul 18 14:25 Cash on Demand 1961. Drama. Directed by Quentin Lawrence. Stars Peter Cushing, André Morell & Richard Vernon. A crook abducts the wife and child of a bank manager & then schemes to rob the institution.
Sat 07 Jul 18 16:10 The Old Dark House 1963. Comedy. Directed by William Castle. Stars Tom Poston, Robert Morley & Janette Scott. A car salesman becomes embroiled in a series of fatal mishaps when delivering a car to a secluded mansion.
Sat 07 Jul 18 18:00 The Two-Headed Spy 1958. Drama. Directed by Andre De Toth. Stars Jack Hawkins, Gia Scala & Erik Schumann. British secret agent successfully infiltrates Nazi military, achieves rank of general during WWII.
Sat 07 Jul 18 20:00 The Snorkel 1958. Drama. Directed by Guy Green. Stars Peter Van Eyck, Betta St John & Mandy Miller. A teenager suspects that her wealthy mother’s suicide was a cleverly planned murder by her diabolical stepfather
Sat 07 Jul 18 21:50 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 07 Jul 18 23:50 Piccadilly Incident 1946. War. Director: Herbert Wilcox. Stars Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding, Coral Browne & Edward Rigby. A missing Wren returns from a desert isle and finds her husband has a new wife and son.
Sat 07 Jul 18 1:50 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 07 Jul 18 3:40 Bulldog Breed 1960. Comedy. Director: Robert Asher. Stars Norman Wisdom, Edward Chapman, Terence Alexander & David Lodge. Norman Puckle joins the Navy under the same Admiral he refused to yield to in the harbour.
Sat 07 Jul 18 5:40 Cornish Ramble 1946. Directed by Paul Barralet. A Travelogue of Cornwall in the late 1940s. A place where superstition and legend are part of a way of life. We visit many of the famous landmarks and a Tin mine.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 08 Jul 18 6:00 Lifetime Of Comedy 1960. Compilation of comedy sketches from the comedy kings Buster Keaton, Charlie Chaplin, Danny Kaye & Bing Crosby.
Sun 08 Jul 18 7:15 Helpmates 1932. Comedy. Directed by James Parrott. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Blanche Payson. Oliver’s house is in a shambles after a wild party, and his wife is due home at noon.
Sun 08 Jul 18 7:40 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans La Salle’s Treasure. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Rodney Bunker. Fortune hunters seek a treasure rumored to have belonged to the French explorer La Salle.
Sun 08 Jul 18 8:10 The Vengeance of Fu Manchu 1967. Horror. Directed by Jeremy Summers. Stars Christopher Lee as the evil Fu Manchu, who plots the death of his arch rival Inspector Smith of Scotland Yard.
Sun 08 Jul 18 10:00 The Big Valley Boy Into Man. 1967. Directed by Paul Henreid. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. The Barkley’s decide to search for a mother who has abandoned her children. (S2, E18)
Sun 08 Jul 18 11:00 He Found A Star 1941. Musical. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Vic Oliver, Sarah Churchill & Evelyn Dall. Lyndon & his secretary, Ruth, use their talent agency to find & help unknowns who need an opportunity.
Sun 08 Jul 18 12:45 It’s Trad Dad 1962. Musical. Directed by Richard Lester. Stars Helen Shapiro, Craig Douglas & John Leyton. A couple of teens put on a festival to demonstrate the merits of traditional jazz and rock ‘n’ roll.
Sun 08 Jul 18 14:20 Last Holiday 1950. Drama. 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.
Sun 08 Jul 18 16:05 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 08 Jul 18 18:15 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. (subtitles available)
Sun 08 Jul 18 20:00 A Family At War Two Fathers. 1971. Directed by Gerry Mill. Stars Colin Douglas, Barbara Flynn & Coral Atkins. The iconic seventies drama series continues with the third and final series. (S3, E18)
Sun 08 Jul 18 21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Man Detained. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Bernard Archard, Elvi Hale, Paul Stassino & Michael Coles. A burglary is discovered at the offices of a photographic company.
Sun 08 Jul 18 22:10 Walk on the Wild Side 1962. Drama. Directed by Edward Dmytryk. Stars Laurence Harvey, Capucine & Jane Fonda. A young Texan leaves his depression-ravaged town for New Orleans in search of his lost love.
Sun 08 Jul 18 0:30 Violent Playground 1958. Drama. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Stanley Baker, David McCallum, Anne Heywood & Peter Cushing. A policeman enters a romance with the sister of an infamous gang leader.
Sun 08 Jul 18 2:40 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.
Sun 08 Jul 18 4:45 Inquest 1940. Drama directed by Roy Boulting. A young widow accused of murder is defended by a distinguished QC. Stars Elizabeth Allan.