Talking Pictures TV Programme Schedule

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TPTV Schedule May 21st to 27th 2018

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 21 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Holdout. Starring Dean Jones and Jack Albertson. 17 years after the end of WWII there are still soldiers stuck on an island that don't know the war has ended.
Mon 21 May 18 6:30 The Woman For Joe 1955. Drama. Director: George More O'Ferrall. Stars Diane Cilento, George Baker, Jimmy Karoubi & David Kossoff. A sideshow owner and his main attraction fall in love with the same woman.
Mon 21 May 18 8:20 The Butler's Dilemma 1943. Comedy. Directed by Leslie S. Hiscott. Stars Richard Hearne, Ronald Shiner & Hermione Gingold. In debt to gamblers, Rodney (Richard Hearne) agrees to pass as a butler at a gambling party.
Mon 21 May 18 9:50 The Intelligence Men 1965. Comedy. Director: Robert Asher. Stars Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise, William Franklyn & April Olrich. A humble coffee shop manager is forced into the world of spies in swinging London.
Mon 21 May 18 11:45 Custer of the West 1968. Western. Directed by Robert Siodmak and starring Robert Shaw, Mary Ure and Ty Hardin. The story of U.S. Army commander George Armstrong Custer, a flamboyant hero of the Civil War
Mon 21 May 18 14:30 Hillbilly Holiday Made in the 1940s. A Hillbilly medley and musical revue of four musical numbers telling famous tales of cowboys and family feuds. Performed by The Jenkins and Chuck Parker and his band.
Mon 21 May 18 14:40 Innocent Sinners 1958. Drama. Directed by Philip Leacock. Stars Flora Robson, June Archer, David Kossoff & Christopher Hey. A girl finds expression of her sensitive side by creating a garden.
Mon 21 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Walk A Crooked Line. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Mon 21 May 18 17:30 Remembering Sam Kydd Remembering the great British actor who appeared in over 240 films and countless TV appearances as we discuss his life and career with his son, Jonathan Kydd.
Mon 21 May 18 18:20 She Shall Have Music 1935. Musical. Stars Jack Hylton, June Clyde & Claude Dampier. A broadcasting magnate hires Jack Hylton and his orchestra to broadcast from a cruise ship. But rivals plan to sabotage the event.
Mon 21 May 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The Death Trap. 1962. Directed by John Moxey. Stars Albert Lieven, Barbara Shelley & Mercy Haystead. Carol Haisten discovers her sister withdrew £7,000 before she died. It is now missing.
Mon 21 May 18 21:10 Portrait of Jennie 1949. Romance. Directed by Willian Dieterle and starring Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten and Ethel Barrymore. A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.
Mon 21 May 18 23:00 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.
Mon 21 May 18 0:25 Beyond the Valley of the Dolls 1970. Drama. Director: Russ Meyer. Stars Dolly Read, Cynthia Myers, Marcia McBroom & John LaZar. Three girls go to Hollywood to make it big but find only a scene of debauchery, drugs and rock 'n' roll
Mon 21 May 18 2:35 The Black Tent 1956. Drama. Director: Brian Desmond Hurst. Written by Bryan Forbes. Stars Donald Sinden, Anna-Maria Sandri & Anthony Steel. After the war, a young man sets out in search of his missing older brother.
Mon 21 May 18 4:25 Boy With A Flute 1964. Drama. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars Jeremy Hawk, Freda Jackson & Ursula Jeans. Mrs Winters wishes to sell her Salviani painting. But it is not as cut and dried as she thought.
Mon 21 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Walk A Crooked Line. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 22 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Birthday. Starring Dean Jones and Jack Albertson. The crew wants to buy a gift for Chief Nelson's birthday but they don't have enough money. O'Toole has a plan to get the money…
Tue 22 May 18 6:30 Under Your Hat 1940. Comedy. To keep an eye on her secret-agent husband (Jack Hulbert), Kay (Cicely Courtneidge) gets a job as a maid.
Tue 22 May 18 8:00 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.
Tue 22 May 18 9:45 They Can't Hang Me 1955. Drama. Director: Val Guest. Stars Terence Morgan, Yolande Donlan & Anthony Oliver. A senior civil servant is condemned to hang for murder but he claims to have top secret security information.
Tue 22 May 18 11:15 Girl Who Couldn't Quite 1949. Comedy. Directed by Norman Lee. Stars Bill Owen, Elizabeth Henson & Betty Stockfeld. Ruth hasn't smiled since she was a little girl but with the friendship of a tramp she smiles again.
Tue 22 May 18 12:45 Enchantment 1948. Drama. Director: Irving Reis. Stars David Niven, Farley Granger, Evelyn Keyes & Teresa Wright. An American ambulance driver stationed in London visits her reclusive grand-uncle.
Tue 22 May 18 14:45 Subway in the Sky 1959. Drama. Directed by Muriel Box. Starring Hildegard Knef, Katherine Kath & Van Johnson. A military doctor is falsely accused of dealing illegal drugs. Can he prove his innocence?
Tue 22 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Night Boat. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Tue 22 May 18 17:30 I Lived With You 1933. Drama. A penniless Russian Prince (Ivor Novello) is befriended by Ada (Ida Lupino) who takes him home to live with her folks. Co-written by Ivor Novello.
Tue 22 May 18 19:25 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
Tue 22 May 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The Set-Up. 1962. Directed by Gerard Glaister. Stars Maurice Denham, John Carson & Brian Peck. A benevolent act on a train leads to something more sinister for an ex-convict.
Tue 22 May 18 21:10 The Night Strangler 1972. Horror. Directed Dan Curtis and starring Darren McGavin, Jo Ann Pflug and Simon Oakland. A reporter hunts down a 144-year old alchemist who is killing women for their blood.
Tue 22 May 18 23:00 Passage Home 1955. Drama. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Starring: Peter Finch, Diane Cilento and Anthony Steel. A young woman comes to regret her rescue from a difficult situation in South America.
Tue 22 May 18 1:00 They Can't Hang Me 1955. Drama. Director: Val Guest. Stars Terence Morgan, Yolande Donlan & Anthony Oliver. A senior civil servant is condemned to hang for murder but he claims to have top secret security information.
Tue 22 May 18 2:30 Soft Beds, Hard Battles 1973. Comedy. Director: Roy Boulting. Stars Peter Sellers, Curt Jurgens, Francoise Pascal, Rula Lenska & Jenny Hanley. In Nazi occupied France, Maj. Robinson works with a brothel to aid the resistance
Tue 22 May 18 4:25 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
Tue 22 May 18 4:50 Bristol & Wales in 1964 A Nice little trip around Wales in 1964 including Raglan Castle and a family trip to LLawhaden castle and the Welsh coast – with a very empty beach.
Tue 22 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Night Boat. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 23 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Dinner Party. Starring Dean Jones and Jack Albertson. St. John loses the money he was entrusted with for the officer's dinner party.
Wed 23 May 18 6:30 No Smoking 1955. Comedy directed by Henry Cass and starring Reg Dixon, Belinda Lee and Lionel Jeffries. A village chemist invents an anti-smoking tablet but the tobacco companies aren't happy.
Wed 23 May 18 8:00 The Finale 1968 – Glimpses A 1968 Documentary by Wilf Watters. We follow the demolition of one of London's Greatest Music Halls, The Bedford Theatre, 93-95 Camden High Road. The Iconic Music hall was host to many stars and acts
Wed 23 May 18 8:10 Smart Alec 1951. Drama. Director: John Guillermin. Stars Peter Reynolds, Leslie Dwyer, Mercy Haystead & Charles Hawtrey. An unscrupulous bounder is to become the heir to a large fortune.
Wed 23 May 18 9:20 Sister Kenny 1946. Drama. Based on a true story. The struggle of a young nurse who discovers an effective treatment for Polio- but can't get official recognition. Starring Rosalind Russell and Alexander Knox.
Wed 23 May 18 11:30 There Was a Young Lady 1953. Comedy. Director: Lawrence Huntington. Stars Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray & Sydney Tafler. A diamond merchants' secretary gets fired by her new boss for being too efficient.
Wed 23 May 18 13:15 Queen Cotton – Glimpses 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.
Wed 23 May 18 13:30 The Frightened Man 1952. Crime Drama. Directed by John Gilling. Starring Dermot Walsh, Barbara Murray & Thora Hird. Julius (Walsh) is sent down from Oxford to join a gang of jewel thieves who plan a foolhardy raid.
Wed 23 May 18 14:55 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.
Wed 23 May 18 16:30 The Detectives One Lousy Wednesday. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Wed 23 May 18 17:30 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.
Wed 23 May 18 19:30 Old Mother Riley: Bridget's Night Out 1936. Comedy. Stars Arthur Lucan & Kitty McShane in their first filmed sketch which made them famous.
Wed 23 May 18 19:50 Who was Old Mother Riley? A short insight into the Great Arthur Lucan and his hilarious character of Old Mother Riley with his wife Kitty McShane
Wed 23 May 18 20:00 A Family At War Thicker Than Water. 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, E11)
Wed 23 May 18 21:00 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.
Wed 23 May 18 22:50 Defence Of The Realm 1985. Thriller. Directed by David Drury and stars Gabriel Bryne, Greta Scacchi, Denholm Elliott and Robbie Coltrane. After an expose article is published, an MP dies in mysterious circumstances.
Wed 23 May 18 0:50 Reach For The Sky 1956. War drama. Directed by Lewis Gilbert and stars Kenneth More, Muriel Pavlow and Lyndon Brook. This is the true story of Douglas Bader, who loses his legs but returns to flight during WW2.
Wed 23 May 18 3:20 Tinker 1949. Documentary. Gunther Krampf tells the story of young mining trainees. Tinker (Derek Smith), a Gipsy's son runs away and joins the mining school.
Wed 23 May 18 4:35 Glimpses: British Trade & Industry 1949 1949. Factual. Director: Ronald Craigen. Remarkable footage of the British Trade & Industry in London & Newcastle in the late 40's.
Wed 23 May 18 5:00 The Detectives One Lousy Wednesday. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 24 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Mess. Starring Dean Jones and Jack Albertson. Cook suddenly can't fix anything that the crew can eat, creating turmoil on the Appleby.
Thu 24 May 18 6:30 Jackpot 1960. Drama. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars William Hartnell, Betty McDowall & Eddie Byrne. An ex-convict learns that his wife is not willing to return to him. A rare screening of a 'lost' film.
Thu 24 May 18 7:50 Steam Traction Engine Rally 1964 – Glimpses Glimpses: Filmed on 20th June 1964 at Finkley Farm, Andover- charming footage of a Steam event with engines from all over the country and some great 60s cars too.
Thu 24 May 18 8:00 Interrupted Journey 1949. Thriller. Director: Daniel Birt. Stars Valerie Hobson, Richard Todd, Christine Norden & Tom Walls. John's wife appears to have been shot after finding her body in the wreckage of a train crash.
Thu 24 May 18 9:40 June Allyson The Doctor & the Redhead. Stars June Allyson as the regular hostess and occasional star of this dramatic anthology series, from light comedy to melodrama with support from other stars (S1, E29)
Thu 24 May 18 10:10 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.
Thu 24 May 18 11:50 Too Many Crooks 1959. Comedy. Directed by Mario Zampi and starring Terry-Thomas, George Cole and Sidney James. 'Fingers' runs an unsuccessful gang. When they decide to rob a wealthy man, things don't go to plan.
Thu 24 May 18 13:30 1950s A River Trip Along the River Ant – Glimpses Charming footage of a couple's boat trip along the River Ant in the English county of Norfolk. Including refreshments at The Nelson Head.
Thu 24 May 18 13:40 Duel in the Sun 1946. Western. Directed by King Vidor and starring Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones and Joseph Cotten. When her father is hanged, the beautiful Pearl Chavez goes to live with distant relatives in Texas.
Thu 24 May 18 16:15 Black Headed Seagull 1936. Directed by Oliver Pike. Featuring a nostalgic Brighton and London. Great examples of early camera tricks and ideas for getting close to the gulls in their natural environment.
Thu 24 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Con Man. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Thu 24 May 18 17:30 Serious Charge 1959. Drama. A new vicar (Anthony Quayle) falls foul of frustrated Hester (Sarah Churchill) as she backs up a false claim made by Larry (Andrew Ray) against the vicar. Cliff Richard sings Living Doll.
Thu 24 May 18 19:30 The Case of the Mukkinese Battle-Horn 1956. Comedy. Stars Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan & Dick Emery. Detectives from Scotland Yard are assigned to look into the disappearance of the Mukkinese Battle-Horn.
Thu 24 May 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Incident at Midnight. 1962. Directed by Norman Harrison. Stars Anton Differing, William Sylvester & Martin Miller. A drug addict recognises a man whom he knew as an active Nazi in Vienna.
Thu 24 May 18 21:10 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.
Thu 24 May 18 22:45 Straw Dogs 1971. Thriller. Directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Dustin Hoffman, Susan George and Peter Vaughan. An American and his English wife come to England and face increasingly vicious local harassment.
Thu 24 May 18 1:15 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
Thu 24 May 18 3:05 The Intelligence Men 1965. Comedy. Director: Robert Asher. Stars Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise, William Franklyn & April Olrich. A humble coffee shop manager is forced into the world of spies in swinging London.
Thu 24 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Con Man. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 25 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Impersonation. Starring Dean Jones and Jack Albertson. When Stoner is imprisoned after a drunk driving incident, O'Toole has to impersonate the Captain to free him.
Fri 25 May 18 6:30 The Limping Man 1953. Crime. Frank (Lloyd Bridges), an American, returns to England to see his war-time sweetheart (Moira Lister) but witnesses a shooting whilst leaving the plane.
Fri 25 May 18 8:00 Naked Fury 1959. After a robbery during which the night-watchman is killed, the robbers take his daughter hostage. Stars Kenneth Cope & Reed de Rouen.
Fri 25 May 18 9:15 Man In The Moon 1960. Comedy. Directed by Basil Dearden and starring Kenneth More, Shirley Anne Field and Michael Hordern. Scientists are looking for the perfect man to send to the moon.
Fri 25 May 18 11:15 Behemoth The Seamonster 1959. Sci-Fi. Atomic marine tests cause the resurrection of a dormant sea-monster who then threatens to destroy London.
Fri 25 May 18 12:45 The Gentle Sex 1943. Comedy. Directed by Leslie Howard. Stars Joan Gates, Jean Gillie, Lilli Palmer, Rosamund John & Joan Greenwood. During WW2, seven women find themselves in the Auxiliary Territorial Services. (Subtitled)
Fri 25 May 18 14:35 The Princess & The Pirate 1944. Adventure. Director: David Butler. Stars Bob Hope, Virginia Mayo, Walter Brennan & Victor McLaglen. When pirates attacks cowardly actor Sylvester's ship, he isn't quite the hero he'd said he was
Fri 25 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Never The Twain. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Fri 25 May 18 17:30 Busy Bodies 1933. Comedy. Directed by Lloyd French. Stars Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Stan & Ollie do battle with inanimate objects & their co-workers during a routine work day at the saw mill.
Fri 25 May 18 17:55 Dry Rot 1956. Comedy. Director: Maurice Elvey. Stars Ronald Shiner, Brian Rix, Peggy Mount & Sid James. Three bookies attempt to recoup their losses by attempting to rig a horse race.
Fri 25 May 18 19:45 Happy Tate Jr. Highlights of Variety. – 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
Fri 25 May 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The £20,000 Kiss. 1963. Directed by John Moxey. Stars Dawn Addams, Alfred Burke & Anthony Newlands. Count Arnim has formed a highly efficient organisation for extorting money by blackmail.
Fri 25 May 18 21:10 What Ever Happened To Aunt Alice 1969. Drama. Directed by Lee H. Katzin. Stars Ruth Gordon, Geraldine Page & Robert Fuller. Alice applies for the job of housekeeper in order to find out what happened to a missing widowed friend.
Fri 25 May 18 23:10 Moulin Rouge 1952. Drama. Director: John Huston. Stars Jose Ferrer & Zsa Zsa Gabor. The story is that of the crippled artist who forgets his worries by drinking and mingling at the Moulin Rouge nightclub in Paris.
Fri 25 May 18 1:30 The Million Pound Note 1954. Comedy. Director: Ronald Neame. Stars Gregory Peck, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Ronald Squire & Joyce Grenfell. Two wealthy brothers loan a penniless man 1 million pounds, in the form of one note.
Fri 25 May 18 3:15 Old Mother Riley In Paris 1938. Comedy. Kitty (Kitty McShane) is engaged to Joe, who is in Paris. Old Mother Riley goes to Paris to keep an eye on Joe (Arthur Lucan).
Fri 25 May 18 4:45 The History of Mark Twain – Glimpses Glimpses: An early 1930s short Narrated by Robert Sherwood (who went on to write Best Years Of Our Lives) with a glimpse of the life of Samuel L. Clemens, the author of many great American classics.
Fri 25 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Never The Twain. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
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Sat 26 May 18 6:00 Sky Liner 1949. Thriller. Director: William Berke. Stars Richard Travis, Pamela Blake & Rochelle Hudson. An FBI Agent finds himself caught up in Cold War espionage when he boards a plane heading west.
Sat 26 May 18 7:15 Air Enterprises: The Flying Boats – Glimpses Glimpses: An Insightful 1930s documentary on the history of Empire Air Services and the flying Boat situated at Croydon Airfield. 32 of these great flying boats were ordered to service the Empire.
Sat 26 May 18 7:40 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Scapegoat. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Jonathan White. Hawkeye sets out to help the Tuscarora tribe.
Sat 26 May 18 8:10 Mr Kingstreet's War 1972. Thriller. During the Second World War, American couple Mr Kingstreet (John Saxon) and Maggie (Tippi Hedren), run a reserve that is located between British and Italian colonies in South Africa.
Sat 26 May 18 10:00 The Big Valley Pursuit. 1966. Directed by Virgil W. Vogel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. Victoria searches the desert for an Indian brave infected with measles. (S2, E5)
Sat 26 May 18 11:00 Charlie Chaplin: Trying to Reform – Glimpses Glimpses: Charlie Chaplin in 'Trying To Reform'. A rare short of Chaplin's where he's trying desperately to stay on the straight and narrow. But who is conning who?
Sat 26 May 18 11:05 The Night Caller 1965. Sci-Fi directed by John Gilling and starring John Saxon, Maurice Denham and Patricia Haines. Aliens need to find mates from another world or they'll become extinct, they start with earth females
Sat 26 May 18 12:50 Glimpses – London Food Market Footage of London food markets and docks in the late 1940s
Sat 26 May 18 13:00 Hell in the Pacific 1968. Adventure. Directed by John Boorman and starring Lee Marvin and Toshiro Mifune. During World War II, an American pilot and a Japanese navy captain are deserted on an island in the Pacific Ocean
Sat 26 May 18 15:05 Yesterday Lives Again – Glimpses A collection of antique newsreel footage featuring popular personalities of the early 1900s including the Wright Brothers, Lillian Russell and Buffalo Bill
Sat 26 May 18 15:20 Portrait of Jennie 1949. Romance. Directed by Willian Dieterle and starring Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten and Ethel Barrymore. A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.
Sat 26 May 18 17:10 Innocent Sinners 1958. Drama. Directed by Philip Leacock. Stars Flora Robson, June Archer, David Kossoff & Christopher Hey. A girl finds expression of her sensitive side by creating a garden.
Sat 26 May 18 19:05 The Black Tent 1956. Drama. Director: Brian Desmond Hurst. Written by Bryan Forbes. Stars Donald Sinden, Anna-Maria Sandri & Anthony Steel. After the war, a young man sets out in search of his missing older brother.
Sat 26 May 18 21:00 Cabaret 1972. Musical. Directed by Bob Fosse and starring Liza Minnelli, Michael York and Helmut Griem. A female girlie club entertainer in 1930s Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises around her (Subtitled)
Sat 26 May 18 23:40 Invasion 1966. Fantasy. Director: Alan Bridges. Stars Edward Judd, Yoko Tani & Valerie Gearon. An English army unit come up against strange beings from another planet who have landed on earth.
Sat 26 May 18 1:20 Beyond the Valley of the Dolls 1970. Drama. Director: Russ Meyer. Stars Dolly Read, Cynthia Myers, Marcia McBroom & John LaZar. Three girls go to Hollywood to make it big but find only a scene of debauchery, drugs and rock 'n' roll
Sat 26 May 18 3:30 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.
Sat 26 May 18 5:10 BFI: Kid From Canada 1957. Family. Directed by Kay Mander and starring Bernard Braden, Bobby Stevenson and Christopher Braden. Cousins learn to get along when a man's life is in danger.
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Sun 27 May 18 6:00 BFI: Haunters of the Deep 1984. Mystery. Directed by Andrew Bogle. CFF. A ghostly tale of greed and spooks when an old Cornish tin mine is reopened by an American mining company.
Sun 27 May 18 7:15 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Way Station. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & James Doohan. The daughter of Mingo Chief Nocona is desired by two warring tribesmen.
Sun 27 May 18 7:45 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 27 May 18 9:10 Krazy Kat: Lighthouse Keeping – Glimpses Glimpses: Made in 1932. Directed by Manny Gould & Ben Harrison. After George Herriman conceived the Krazy Kat comic strip in 1913, the title character began appearing in animated shorts 3 years later.
Sun 27 May 18 9:20 Laughing Gravy 1930. Comedy. Directed by James W Horne. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Charlie Hall. On a snowy winter's night, Laurel & Hardy try to keep their pet dog 'Laughing Gravy' hidden from their landlord
Sun 27 May 18 10:00 The Big Valley The Martyr. 1966. Directed by Virgil W. Vogel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. Jarrod defends a Basque Sheepherder accused of Murder. (S2, E6)
Sun 27 May 18 11:00 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.
Sun 27 May 18 12:50 Sally Visits Kew In 1948 A Young Sally visits Kew and the Royal Botanical Gardens, a delightful, colourful short film showing the beauty of Kew.
Sun 27 May 18 13:05 Junior Bonner 1972. Western. Directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Steve McQueen, Robert Peston and Ida Lupino. Ace Bonner returns to Arizona several years after he abandoned his family
Sun 27 May 18 15:05 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.
Sun 27 May 18 15:20 Rebecca 1940. Mystery. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontanie and George Sanders. A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. (Subtitled)
Sun 27 May 18 18:05 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.
Sun 27 May 18 19:45 Sing Mae, Swing! – Glimpses 1934. Mae West stars with the Original Duke Ellington Band in extracts from 'Belle Of The Nineties' where Mae Plays Ruby Carter
Sun 27 May 18 20:00 A Family At War Breaking Point. 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, E12)
Sun 27 May 18 21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Partners in Crime. 1960. Directed By Peter Duffell. Stars Bernard Lee, Moira Redmond & John Van Eyssen. A Wealthy company director has been found dead and his safe cracked, but not emptied.
Sun 27 May 18 22:10 Silkwood 1983. Drama. Directed by Mike Nichols. Stars Meryl Streep, Cher, Kurt Russell & Craig T Nelson. A worker at a plutonium plant is contaminated to prevent her from exposing worker safety violations. (Subtitled)
Sun 27 May 18 0:45 Soft Beds, Hard Battles 1973. Comedy. Director: Roy Boulting. Stars Peter Sellers, Curt Jurgens, Francoise Pascal, Rula Lenska & Jenny Hanley. In Nazi occupied France, Maj. Robinson works with a brothel to aid the resistance
Sun 27 May 18 2:35 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 27 May 18 4:25 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.

May 28th to June 3rd

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TPTV Schedule May 28th to June 3rd 2018

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 28 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Hypnosis. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. When O'Toole hypnotizes St. John into becoming a by-the-book officer and the Chief into hating gambling, chaos ensues.
Mon 28 May 18 6:30 Scarlet Thread 1951. Crime drama directed by Lewis Gilbert and starring Kathleen Byron, Laurence Harvey and Sydney Tafler. Two high flying crooks take part in a robbery that goes very wrong.
Mon 28 May 18 8:00 The Traitor 1957. Drama. Directed by Michael McCarthy. Starring Anton Diffring & Christopher Lee. Survivors of a WW2 resistance group meet at a country house to find out which of them had betrayed their leader.
Mon 28 May 18 9:40 The Weaker Sex 1948. War. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Stars Ursula Jeans, Cecil Parker, Derek Bond & Thora Hird. Martha tries to keep her home running as normal during the run up to the D Day landings.
Mon 28 May 18 11:25 Green For Danger 1947. Thriller. Director. Sidney Gilliat. Stars Trevor Howard, Sally Gray, Rosamund John & Alastair Sim. Against a background of bombing raids, a series of murders take place in a hospital during WW2
Mon 28 May 18 13:15 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.
Mon 28 May 18 15:05 It's a Great Day 1955. Starring Ruth Dunning, Edward Evans, Sidney James, Sheila Sweet, Peter Bryant, Nancy Roberts and Vera Day. Comedy based on the hugely successful TV series 'The Groves'
Mon 28 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Three Blind Mice Part 1. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Mon 28 May 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Secret Experiment. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. A young scientist, Dr. Peter Brady, has been working on a theory of invisibility (S1, E1)
Mon 28 May 18 18:00 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.
Mon 28 May 18 19:45 The Worker & War – Front Magazine A wartime magazine made to motivate and inform war workers, commissioned by the Ministry of Information and screened in factories, this was the final issue made in 1945.
Mon 28 May 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre On The Run. 1963. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Emrys Jones, Sarah Lawson, Patrick Barr, Delphi Lawrence & Kevin Stoney. The Governor is puzzled after Stewart makes a break from Prison.
Mon 28 May 18 21:10 Cabaret 1972. Musical. Directed by Bob Fosse and starring Liza Minnelli, Michael York and Helmut Griem. A female girlie club entertainer in 1930s Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises around her (Subtitled)
Mon 28 May 18 23:50 Sea Fury 1958. Drama. Director: Cy Endfield. Stars Stanley Baker, Victor McLaglen, Robert Shaw & Roger Delgado. Two tug-boat captains must salvage a sinking freighter carrying explosives and tow it to port.
Mon 28 May 18 1:50 Payroll 1961. Director: Sidney Hayers. Stars Michael Craig, Francoise Prevost, Billie Whitelaw & Tom Bell. The widow of a security guard joins police efforts to catch his killers in this noir thriller.
Mon 28 May 18 4:00 Dick Powell Theatre Goodbye Hannah. Dick Powell served as host to this hugely popular 60s series with a glittering cast of guest stars. Starring Carolyn Jones & William Berger. (S1, E5)
Mon 28 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Three Blind Mice Part 1. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 29 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Potomac. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. O'Toole is flattered by his secret admirer. But the delivery of a red dress causes on concern.
Tue 29 May 18 6:30 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.
Tue 29 May 18 8:05 Bond of Fear 1956. Crime Drama directed by Henry Cass and starring Dermot Walsh and Jane Barrett. Filmed at Nettlefold. A man and his family on a caravan holiday in France are taken hostage by an escaped convict.
Tue 29 May 18 9:25 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.
Tue 29 May 18 11:25 The Sandwich Man 1966. Comedy. Director: Robert Hartford-Davis. Stars Michael Bentine, Harry H Corbett & Norman Wisdom. A man with a sandwich-board goes around London meeting people from all walks of life.
Tue 29 May 18 13:25 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.
Tue 29 May 18 15:15 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.
Tue 29 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Three Blind Mice Part 2. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Tue 29 May 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Crisis In The Desert. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Peter Brady finds himself being flown to the Middle East where British secret agent is a prisoner (S1, E2)
Tue 29 May 18 18:00 Cone of Silence 1960. Drama. Director: Charles Frend. Stars Michael Craig, Peter Cushing & Bernard Lee. A veteran pilot faces a court inquiry after a jet airliner crashes. His daughter fights to clear his name.
Tue 29 May 18 19:50 Glimpses: Along Pilgrims Way Made by Walton Films around 1940, Details the Pilgrims way walk of the 120 miles. Focusing on Southampton, Winchester, Guildford and Canterbury. Great footage of the towns in the 40s in-between.
Tue 29 May 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Return To Sender. 1963. Directed by Gordon Hales. Stars Nigel Davenport, Yvonne Romain, Geoffrey Keen & William Russel. Dino Steffano is arrested as he is about the leave the country.
Tue 29 May 18 21:10 The Culpepper Cattle Co 1972. Western. Director: Dick Richards. Stars Gary Grimes, Billy 'Green' Bush, Luke Askew & Bo Hopkins. Ben eagerly signs on to be an assistant on a cattle drive headed by the gruff Frank Culpepper.
Tue 29 May 18 23:00 Bitter Harvest 1963. Drama. Director: Peter Graham Scott. Stars Alan Badel, Anne Cunningham, Janet Munro & John Stride. A young Welsh girl leaves her home with the intention to seek a glamorous life in London.
Tue 29 May 18 0:50 The Lion Has Wings 1939. War. Stars Ralph Richardson, Merle Oberon, June Duprez & Flora Robson. Alexander Korda's film for the British war effort shows the world both at peace and on the verge of Nazi domination. (Subtitled)
Tue 29 May 18 2:25 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.
Tue 29 May 18 4:25 Laughing Gravy 1930. Comedy. Directed by James W Horne. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Charlie Hall. On a snowy winter's night, Laurel & Hardy try to keep their pet dog 'Laughing Gravy' hidden from their landlord
Tue 29 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Three Blind Mice Part 2. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 30 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Gaslight. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. Ensign Clifford Bender, a Congressman's son, arrives fresh from Annapolis and upsets the crew.
Wed 30 May 18 6:30 Final Appointment 1954. Crime. Directed by Terence Fisher and starring John Bentley. Reporters investigate threats against a retired army officer and discover links to a series of murders that occurred during the war.
Wed 30 May 18 7:50 Be My Guest 1965. Comedy. Directed by Lance Comfort. Stars Steve Marriott, David Hemmings, Andrea Monet. Jobless Dave, ex-member of pop group 'The Smart Alecs', meets Erica, an attractive young woman seeking fame
Wed 30 May 18 9:30 Della 1964. Directed by Robert Gist and starring Joan Crawford. Della (Crawford), a reclusive, wealthy matriarch of Royal Bay, watches over the affluent coastal town. Possession, for her, is everything.
Wed 30 May 18 10:50 The Little Foxes 1941. Drama. Director: William Wyler. Stars Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, Richard Carlson & Teresa Wright. Aristocrat, Regina Giddens, will let nothing stand in the way of achieving wealth & power.
Wed 30 May 18 13:05 The Root Of All Evil 1947. Drama. Directed by Brock Williams. Stars Michael Rennie, Phyllis Calvert, Hazel Court & John McCallum. A girl from an impoverished family seeks revenge after she is jilted by her lover.
Wed 30 May 18 15:15 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.
Wed 30 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Finders Keepers. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Wed 30 May 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Behind The Mask. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Dr. Brady is tricked into helping a woman he finds at a car accident site (S1, E3)
Wed 30 May 18 18:00 Unpublished Story 1942. War. Director: Harold French. Stars Richard Greene, Valerie Hobson & Basil Radford. A war correspondent during WW2 returns to London and becomes suspicious of a peace organisation.
Wed 30 May 18 19:40 Glimpses – Sunshine Island 1939. Sunshine Island. Documentary short exploring the island of Madeira told from the perspective of a sea captain.
Wed 30 May 18 20:00 A Family At War Breaking Point. 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, E12)
Wed 30 May 18 21:00 Rebecca 1940. Mystery. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontanie and George Sanders. A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. (Subtitled)
Wed 30 May 18 23:45 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.
Wed 30 May 18 1:25 Madeleine 1950. Drama. Directed by David Lean. Stars Ann Todd, Ivan Desny, Leslie Banks & Elizabeth Sellars. The true story of Madeleine Smith, a Scotswoman on trial for murder.
Wed 30 May 18 3:45 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.
Wed 30 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Finders Keepers. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 31 May 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Brooklyn. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. O'Toole must get Seaman Di Julio, who promised his parents he'd return to Brooklyn, to re-enlist.
Thu 31 May 18 6:30 Once In a New Moon 1935. SCi-Fi. Stars Eliot Makeham, Rene Ray & Derrick de Marney. A small town gets dragged out into space and the populace try to organise a local government based on equal rights for all.
Thu 31 May 18 7:50 Night Was Our Friend 1951. Crime Drama. Missing for two years, Martin (Michael Gough) returns home to his wife who is now with another man. Starring Elizabeth Sellars & Michael Gough.
Thu 31 May 18 9:05 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.
Thu 31 May 18 10:50 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.
Thu 31 May 18 12:30 Demi-Paradise 1943. Drama. Directed by Anthony Asquith. Stars Laurence Olivier, Penelope Ward, Margaret Rutherford & Felix Aylmer. A Russian engineer recounts his time in England during WW2.
Thu 31 May 18 14:45 What a Whopper 1960. Comedy. What a Whopper is a comedy from former documentarist Gilbert Gunn. Adam Faith stars in this tale about a struggling writer who fakes photographs of the Loch Ness monster.
Thu 31 May 18 16:30 The Detectives Fourth Commandment. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Thu 31 May 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Picnic With Death. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling. Peter's existence becomes public knowledge, while Sally's friend needs help when her stepfather plots to kill her mother. (S1, E4)
Thu 31 May 18 18:00 Androcles and the Lion 1953. Drama. Starring Alan Young as Androcles, a Christian who lives in ancient Rome. Upon seeing a lion in severe pain, he manages to remove a massive thorn from the beast's paw.
Thu 31 May 18 19:55 Pinner Wheelbarrow Race Footage of The 1967 Pinner Wheelbarrow Race. This event was run by members of The Pinner Round Table, where men in wheelbarrows would drink a pint at each pub. Great 60s fashions and cars.
Thu 31 May 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Ricochet. 1963. Directed by John Moxey. Stars Maxine Audley, Richard Leech & Alex Scott. Yvonne Phipps is terrified by an intruder in the bushes and learns how to use a gun for their return
Thu 31 May 18 21:10 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.
Thu 31 May 18 23:15 Payroll 1961. Director: Sidney Hayers. Stars Michael Craig, Francoise Prevost, Billie Whitelaw & Tom Bell. The widow of a security guard joins police efforts to catch his killers in this noir thriller.
Thu 31 May 18 1:25 The Flying Scot 1957. Crime. Director: Compton Bennett. Stars Lee Patterson, Kay Callard & Alan Gifford. After learning what's being transported on the Flying Scot, Ronnie Cowan plans the biggest robbery of all time
Thu 31 May 18 2:55 The Root Of All Evil 1947. Drama. Directed by Brock Williams. Stars Michael Rennie, Phyllis Calvert, Hazel Court & John McCallum. A girl from an impoverished family seeks revenge after she is jilted by her lover.
Thu 31 May 18 5:00 The Detectives Fourth Commandment. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 01 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1962. Operation: Swindle. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. Chief Nelson is in love, so much so that he fails to realize he's being conned by his Southern sweetheart.
Fri 01 Jun 18 6:30 Dangerous Cargo 1954. Drama directed by John Harlow. Tim (Jack Watling) is tricked by a wartime friend (Terence Alexander) into revealing details of a gold shipment.
Fri 01 Jun 18 7:50 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.
Fri 01 Jun 18 9:35 Madeleine 1950. Drama. Directed by David Lean. Stars Ann Todd, Ivan Desny, Leslie Banks & Elizabeth Sellars. The true story of Madeleine Smith, a Scotswoman on trial for murder.
Fri 01 Jun 18 11:55 Glimpses – Just for Fun The zany comedy and rarefied glamour of 1920s Hollywood comes to life in this compilation of Mack Sennett's work.
Fri 01 Jun 18 12:20 Street Corner 1953. Drama. Directed by Muriel Box. Stars Peggy Cummins, Anne Crawford, Rosamund John & Terence Morgan. A pseudo-docu-drama with an emphasis on the daily work and routine of female police.
Fri 01 Jun 18 14:15 London Airport, early 1960s – Glimpses Glimpses: Made in early 60s. A day In the life of the 'London' Airport. The Passengers, the 'Wavers-goodbye', the Airport Staff, the Pilots, the Cleaning Staff and those left behind…
Fri 01 Jun 18 14:40 Secret Mission 1942. War. Director: Harold French. Stars James Mason, Michael Wilding, Carla Lehmann & Hugh Williams. British intelligence are sent to assess the German defence of Nazi occupied France.
Fri 01 Jun 18 16:30 The Detectives The Walls Have Eyes. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Fri 01 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man The Mink Coat. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Peter Brady and his sister Diane, go to Paris for holiday, only to find themselves in a tense drama (S1, E5)
Fri 01 Jun 18 18:00 The Lion Has Wings 1939. War. Stars Ralph Richardson, Merle Oberon, June Duprez & Flora Robson. Alexander Korda's film for the British war effort shows the world both at peace and on the verge of Nazi domination. (Subtitled)
Fri 01 Jun 18 19:35 The Forbidden Frontier Made by Sir Philip Gibbs, one of five British reporters during the First World War & Directed by Hans Nieter. The crew go around Europe's Cities in 1937 to discuss current events with the locals.
Fri 01 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The Double. 1963. Directed by Lionel Harris. Stars Jeanette Sterke, Robert Brown & Basil Henson. John Cleeve is suffering from ‘Homicidal Hallucinations’ and can’t remember his past.
Fri 01 Jun 18 21:10 Sea Fury 1958. Drama. Director: Cy Endfield. Stars Stanley Baker, Victor McLaglen, Robert Shaw & Roger Delgado. Two tug-boat captains must salvage a sinking freighter carrying explosives and tow it to port.
Fri 01 Jun 18 23:10 No Love For Johnnie 1961. Drama. Director: Ralph Thomas. Stars Peter Finch, Mary Peach, Stanley Holloway, Donald Pleasence & Billie Whitelaw. A British MP faces the choice of his career or the woman he loves.
Fri 01 Jun 18 1:25 The Shakedown 1960. Drama. Terence Morgan plays 'Augie' a crook just released from prison and intent on getting his rackets back from 'Collar' (Harry H Corbett). Starring Bill Owen, Robert Beatty and Hazel Court.
Fri 01 Jun 18 3:15 Lulu Belle 1948. Musical Drama. Lulu Belle (Dorothy Lamour), a small-time singer and voracious man-eater with a sordid past, sings in a cheap dive in Natchez, Mississippi, in the early 1900s.
Fri 01 Jun 18 5:00 The Detectives The Walls Have Eyes. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 02 Jun 18 6:00 BFI: Pop Pirates 1984. Family. Directed by Joe Grossman and starring Roger Daltrey, George Sweeny and Joe Melia. A group's rise is hampered when a member gets involved with video piracy.
Sat 02 Jun 18 7:10 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans The Brute. 1957. Director by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Bill Walker. Tim is made to believe he killed someone and when he flees he becomes an easy scapegoat.
Sat 02 Jun 18 7:40 Demi-Paradise 1943. Drama. Directed by Anthony Asquith. Stars Laurence Olivier, Penelope Ward, Margaret Rutherford & Felix Aylmer. A Russian engineer recounts his time in England during WW2.
Sat 02 Jun 18 10:00 The Big Valley Target. 1966. Directed by Arthur H. Nadel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. Joshua Hawks rides into town and accuses the Barkley's family of stealing land. (S2, E7)
Sat 02 Jun 18 11:00 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 02 Jun 18 13:35 Witness In The Dark 1959. Drama. A burglar murders an old woman but a girl who is blind 'witnesses' the robber as he flees. Starring Patricia Dainton, Conrad Phillips and Nigel Green.
Sat 02 Jun 18 14:50 I'll Be Seeing You 1944. Drama. Directed by William Dieterle. Stars Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotton & Shirley Temple. Zachary & Mary meet on a train and despite their mutual attraction, they are both shouldering secrets.
Sat 02 Jun 18 16:40 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.
Sat 02 Jun 18 18:00 Spellbound 1945. Drama. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Stars Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck & Michael Chekhov. A psychiatrist protects the identity of an amnesia patient accused of murder. (Subtitled)
Sat 02 Jun 18 20:15 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.
Sat 02 Jun 18 22:00 The Night Strangler 1972. Horror. Directed Dan Curtis and starring Darren McGavin, Jo Ann Pflug and Simon Oakland. A reporter hunts down a 144-year old alchemist who is killing women for their blood.
Sat 02 Jun 18 23:50 Impulse (1984) 1984. Horror. Directed by Graham Baker. Stars Tim Matheson, Meg Tilly & Hume Cronyn. After an earthquake in a rural town, the local citizens start to exhibit bizarre & violent behaviour.
Sat 02 Jun 18 1:50 Bitter Harvest 1963. Drama. Director: Peter Graham Scott. Stars Alan Badel, Anne Cunningham, Janet Munro & John Stride. A young Welsh girl leaves her home with the intention to seek a glamorous life in London.
Sat 02 Jun 18 3:40 The Spiritualist 1948. Thriller. Director: Bernard Vorhaus. Stars Turhan Bey, Lynn Bari, Cathy O'Donnell & Richard Carlson. Christine thinks she can hear her late husband calling out of the surf on the beach one night
Sat 02 Jun 18 5:20 Laughing Gravy 1930. Comedy. Directed by James W Horne. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Charlie Hall. On a snowy winter's night, Laurel & Hardy try to keep their pet dog 'Laughing Gravy' hidden from their landlord
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 03 Jun 18 6:00 BFI: The Salvage Gang 1958. Drama. Directed by John Krish. Delightful CFF drama. Whilst building a rabbit hutch, a group of children break Dad's saw. Needing to replace it, the children do odd jobs all across London.
Sun 03 Jun 18 7:05 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Stubborn Pioneer. 1957. Directed by John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Leonard Ontkean. Carpenter foolishly travels into the wilderness to establish a new settlement called Carpenterville.
Sun 03 Jun 18 7:35 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.
Sun 03 Jun 18 7:40 Street Corner 1953. Drama. Directed by Muriel Box. Stars Peggy Cummins, Anne Crawford, Rosamund John & Terence Morgan. A pseudo-docu-drama with an emphasis on the daily work and routine of female police.
Sun 03 Jun 18 9:35 The Forbidden Frontier Made by Sir Philip Gibbs, one of five British reporters during the First World War & Directed by Hans Nieter. The crew go around Europe's Cities in 1937 to discuss current events with the locals.
Sun 03 Jun 18 10:00 The Big Valley The Velvet Trap. 1966. Directed by Arthur H. Nadel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. An outlaw's girlfriend wants Heath to kill her lover's pursuer. (S2, E8)
Sun 03 Jun 18 11:00 The Flying Scot 1957. Crime. Director: Compton Bennett. Stars Lee Patterson, Kay Callard & Alan Gifford. After learning what's being transported on the Flying Scot, Ronnie Cowan plans the biggest robbery of all time
Sun 03 Jun 18 12:30 Green For Danger 1947. Thriller. Director. Sidney Gilliat. Stars Trevor Howard, Sally Gray, Rosamund John & Alastair Sim. Against a background of bombing raids, a series of murders take place in a hospital during WW2
Sun 03 Jun 18 14:20 Battle of the V1 1958. War. Director: Vernon Sewell. Stars Michael Rennie, Patricia Medina & Christopher Lee. Polish Resistance discover a mysterious pilot-less plane.
Sun 03 Jun 18 16:20 The Weaker Sex 1948. War. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Stars Ursula Jeans, Cecil Parker, Derek Bond & Thora Hird. Martha tries to keep her home running as normal during the run up to the D Day landings.
Sun 03 Jun 18 18:00 The Farmer's Daughter 1947. Drama. Directed by H.C. Potter. Stars Loretta Young, Joseph Cotton & Ethel Barrymore. Katie leaves the farm to become a nurse, but is side tracked into domestic service, romance, & politics.
Sun 03 Jun 18 20:00 A Family At War The Lost Ones. 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, E13)
Sun 03 Jun 18 21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Clue Of the New Pin. 1960. Directed by Allan Davis. Stars Paul Daneman, Bernard Archard & James Villiers. A Vault door is locked with key inside next to a corpse. How was the door locked?
Sun 03 Jun 18 22:10 The Birthday Party 1968. Drama. Directed by William Friedkin. Stars Robert Shaw, Patrick Magee & Dandy Nichols. The down-at-heel lodger in a seaside boarding house is menaced by two mysterious strangers.
Sun 03 Jun 18 0:45 The Sandwich Man 1966. Comedy. Director: Robert Hartford-Davis. Stars Michael Bentine, Harry H Corbett & Norman Wisdom. A man with a sandwich-board goes around London meeting people from all walks of life.
Sun 03 Jun 18 2:45 Carnival of Souls 1962. Horror. Director: Herk Harvey. Stars Candace Hilligoss, & Frances Feist. After surviving a car accident, Mary takes a job as a church organist, but is interrupted by visions of a fiendish man.
Sun 03 Jun 18 4:20 Marked Men 1940. Crime. Director: Sam Newfield. Stars Warren Hull, Isabel Jewell & Paul Bryar. A young medical-school graduate escapes prison and finds a small haven in Arizona until gangsters show up.
Sun 03 Jun 18 5:35 London Airport, early 1960s – Glimpses Glimpses: Made in early 60s. A day In the life of the 'London' Airport. The Passengers, the 'Wavers-goodbye', the Airport Staff, the Pilots, the Cleaning Staff and those left behind…

June 4th to 10th

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TPTV Schedule June 4th to 10th 2018

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 04 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1963. Operation: Treasure. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. When the crew comes across a message in a bottle, they're sure they've discovered a map to buried treasure.
Mon 04 Jun 18 6:30 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.
Mon 04 Jun 18 8:05 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.
Mon 04 Jun 18 8:10 Convict 99 1938. Comedy. Directed by Marcel Varnel. Stars Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffat & Googie Withers. A school master is mistaken for a prison governor and assigned the charge of a prison.
Mon 04 Jun 18 9:55 Them Thar Hills 1934. Comedy. Director: Charley Rogers. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Billy Gilbert & Mae Busch. Laurel and Hardy visit the mountains to relieve Ollie's gout, but local bootleggers disrupt the trip
Mon 04 Jun 18 10:20 Blanche Fury 1948. Crime. Director: Marc Allegret, Stars Valerie Hobson, Stewart Granger & Michael Gough. Penniless governess Blanche Fullerton takes a job at the estate of her rich relations, the Fury family. (Subtitled)
Mon 04 Jun 18 12:20 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 04 Jun 18 14:00 Glimpses: WW1 The War Years A short instructional film detailing the history of the First World War for younger audiences.
Mon 04 Jun 18 14:15 Spellbound 1945. Drama. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Stars Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck & Michael Chekhov. A psychiatrist protects the identity of an amnesia patient accused of murder. (Subtitled)
Mon 04 Jun 18 16:30 The Detectives Stranger In The House. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Mon 04 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man The Locked Room. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Tania, a scientist from a Communist country, is being held after speaking out for freedom (S1, E6)
Mon 04 Jun 18 18:00 Double Confession 1950. Drama. Starring Derek Farr, Joan Hopkins & Peter Lorre. Farr visits his ex-wife only to find her murdered. In his attempts to find the killer he meets gang boss William Hartnell.
Mon 04 Jun 18 19:35 BFI: A City Reborn 1945. Docu-Drama. Director: John Eldridge. Scripted by poet Dylan Thomas. Recalling the incendiary bombing of Coventry. One of several 1940s films introducing cinemagoers to the good old 'prefab'
Mon 04 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The Rivals. 1963. Directed by Max Varnel. Stars Jack Gwillim, Erica Rogers & Brian Smith. Millionaire Swedish industrialist Rolf Neilson is horrified when his daughter is kidnapped.
Mon 04 Jun 18 21:10 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.
Mon 04 Jun 18 23:00 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 04 Jun 18 1:00 Dementia 13 1963. Horror. Director: Francis Ford Coppola. Stars William Campbell, Patrick Magee & Luana Anders. After murdering her husband, Louise tells the family he left on urgent business.
Mon 04 Jun 18 2:35 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.
Mon 04 Jun 18 4:20 Laughing Gravy 1930. Comedy. Directed by James W Horne. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Charlie Hall. On a snowy winter's night, Laurel & Hardy try to keep their pet dog 'Laughing Gravy' hidden from their landlord
Mon 04 Jun 18 5:00 The Detectives Stranger In The House. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Tue 05 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1963. Operation: Intrigue. Stars Dean Jones, Jack Mullaney & Jack Albertson. While in Hong Kong, O'Toole gets mixed up with unscrupulous tailors, Scotland Yard, and a jewel-smuggling caper.
Tue 05 Jun 18 6:30 Park Plaza 605 1953. Crime drama directed by Bernard Knowles. A private detective solves a murder, which he was accused of. Starring Tom Conway, Eva Bartok and Sid James.
Tue 05 Jun 18 8:05 Here Come The Huggetts 1948. Comedy. Director Ken Annakin. Stars Jack Warner, Kathleen Harrison, Petula Clark. The Huggetts have a telephone installed, along with a niece who causes disruption when she turns up. (Subtitled)
Tue 05 Jun 18 9:55 Second Chorus 1941. Musical. Two college students are forced to earn a living by joining a band. (Nominated for 2 Oscars). Stars: Fred Astaire, Paulette Goddard, Artie Shaw & Burgess Meredith.
Tue 05 Jun 18 11:40 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.
Tue 05 Jun 18 12:55 Bloodhounds of Broadway 1952. Musical. Director: Harmon Jones. Stars Mitzi Gaynor, Scott Brady, Marguerite Chapman and Mitzi Green. Emily, a country girl, longs to be in show business then she meets a New York bookmaker.
Tue 05 Jun 18 14:45 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!
Tue 05 Jun 18 16:30 The Detectives Saturday Edition. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
Tue 05 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Shadow On The Screen. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. A refugee organization asks Peter to help crewman Stephen Vasa escape from his Iron Curtain comrades (S1, E7)
Tue 05 Jun 18 18:00 The Day Will Dawn 1942. War. Director: Harold French. Stars Deborah Kerr, Ralph Richardson & Hugh Williams. A British foreign correspondent, forced out of Norway, returns to the occupied Scandinavian country.
Tue 05 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre To Have and To Hold. 1963. Directed by Herbert Wise. Sent to protect a woman, Sergeant Fraser goes against all codes of police conduct and falls in love with his victim.
Tue 05 Jun 18 21:30 Impulse (1984) 1984. Horror. Directed by Graham Baker. Stars Tim Matheson, Meg Tilly & Hume Cronyn. After an earthquake in a rural town, the local citizens start to exhibit bizarre & violent behaviour.
Tue 05 Jun 18 23:30 The Rough and the Smooth 1959. Drama. Starring Nadja Tiller, Tony Britton and William Bendix. Directed by Robert Siodmak. An archaeologist forsakes his fiancée for a passionate affair with a beautiful German woman.
Tue 05 Jun 18 1:35 White Cargo 1973. Comedy. Day-dreamer, Albert (David Jason) has hopes of being a superhero and saving the girls.
Tue 05 Jun 18 3:05 Romantic Undertakings 1996. A daughter takes on the running of a funeral business after her father's death. Stars William Katt.
Tue 05 Jun 18 5:00 The Detectives Saturday Edition. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Wed 06 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1963. Operation: Psychology. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Harvey Lembeck. An unemployed psychology professor, visits the ship and claims the crew's happy demeanor is hiding a warped personality.
Wed 06 Jun 18 6:30 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.
Wed 06 Jun 18 8:00 Good Morning, Boys 1937. Comedy. Directed by Marcel Varnel. Stars Will Hay, Martita Hunt, Lilli Palmer, Charles Hawtrey & Peter Gawthorne. The headmaster of a boy's school unwittingly helps an escaped convict.
Wed 06 Jun 18 9:35 Force on Thunder Mountain 1978. Sci-Fi. A hiking trip into the mountains brings father and son into contact with the Force.
Wed 06 Jun 18 11:30 Tom Brown's Schooldays 1951. Starring Robert Newton, John Howard Davis, Sir Michael Hordern and Max Bygraves. A faithful rendition of the Thomas Hughes book of life at the famed Rugby School for Boys.
Wed 06 Jun 18 13:20 Old Mother Riley In Paris 1938. Comedy. Kitty (Kitty McShane) is engaged to Joe, who is in Paris. Old Mother Riley goes to Paris to keep an eye on Joe (Arthur Lucan).
Wed 06 Jun 18 14:55 The Late Edwina Black 1951. Drama. Director: Maurice Elvey. Stars David Farrar, Geraldine Fitzgerald & Roland Culver. When a sickly Victorian woman dies, a postmortem reveals that her body contains a fatal dose of arsenic.
Wed 06 Jun 18 16:30 Burke's Law 1967. Who Killed Holly Howard? The crime-solving adventures of dashing, debonair Amos Burke (Gene Barry), an L.A.P.D. homicide captain who is also a millionaire. (S1, E1)
Wed 06 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Play to Kill. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. An actress runs down a hobo by accident, but a blackmailer threatens to expose her secret. (S1, E8)
Wed 06 Jun 18 18:00 Forbidden Cargo 1954. Drama. Directed by Harold French. Starring: Jack Warner, Nigel Patrick, Elizabeth Sellars and Terence Morgan. Narcotics agent Michael Kenyon receives a tip about a drug smuggling operation.
Wed 06 Jun 18 19:45 Glimpses: War And Order 1940 1940. Factual. Director: Charles Hasse. This fast-paced, no-nonsense review of the work of the police force during hostilities was one of the last films produced by the General Post Office Film Unit.
Wed 06 Jun 18 20:00 A Family At War The Lost Ones. 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, E13)
Wed 06 Jun 18 21:00 Conspiracy of Hearts 1960. Drama. Directed by Ralph Thomas. Stars Lilli Palmer, Sylvia Syms, Yvonne Mitchell & Ronald Lewis. During WW2, a Mother Superior wishes to smuggle out Jewish children from a concentration camp.
Wed 06 Jun 18 23:15 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.
Wed 06 Jun 18 1:10 The Rake's Progress 1945. Drama. Directed by Sidney Gilliat. Stars Rex Harrison, Jean Kent & Lilli Palmer. A young Englishman flunks out of Oxford & decides to use his considerable charm to achieve his goals.
Wed 06 Jun 18 3:30 The Red House 1947. Drama. Directed by Delmer Daves and starring Edward G Robinson, Lon McCallister, Judith Anderson and Rory Calhoun. Two girls, when told not to, explore mysterious woodland and discover secrets
Wed 06 Jun 18 5:30 Sprockets 1991. Hollywood Babes. Presented by Barbie Wilde & John Guerrasio. A studio based series with incredible archive access. A profile of some of the classic Hollywood babes and their lives.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Thu 07 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1963. Operation: Whodunit . Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. When the last reel of a murder mystery goes missing, the crew pools its efforts to try to figure out just who killed Lord
Thu 07 Jun 18 6:30 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.
Thu 07 Jun 18 8:05 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.
Thu 07 Jun 18 10:00 Home and Away 1956. Drama directed by Vernon Sewell and starring Jack Warner, Thora Hird, Harry Fowler and Kathleen Harrison. Based on 'The Huggetts' family rivalry when two sons win the football pools.
Thu 07 Jun 18 11:40 I'll Turn To You 1946. Starring Irene Handl. A returning soldier finds readjusting to married life and civvy street very difficult. Stars Don Stannard & Terry Randall.
Thu 07 Jun 18 13:30 The Farmer's Daughter 1947. Drama. Directed by H.C. Potter. Stars Loretta Young, Joseph Cotton & Ethel Barrymore. Katie leaves the farm to become a nurse, but is side tracked into domestic service, romance, & politics.
Thu 07 Jun 18 15:30 It Happened In Soho 1948. Drama. Director: Frank Chisnell. Stars Richard Murdoch, Patricia Raine & Henry Oscar. Murder drama set in Soho involving a police inspector, a newspaper reporter and a country girl.
Thu 07 Jun 18 16:30 Burke's Law 1967. Who Killed Mr X? The crime-solving adventures of dashing, debonair Amos Burke (Gene Barry) an L.A.P.D. homicide captain who is also a millionaire. (S1, E2)
Thu 07 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Blind Justice. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Peter Brady becomes a blind woman's eyes, when her husband is framed for smuggling heroin into England (S1, E9)
Thu 07 Jun 18 18:00 The Lady Vanishes (1979) 1979. Thriller. Directed by Anthony Page. Stars Herbert Lom, Elliott Gould, Angela Lansbury & Cybill Shepherd. A diverse group of people are forced to unite when one of their passengers disappears.
Thu 07 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The Partner. 1963. Directed by Gerard Glaister. Stars Yoko Tani, Guy Doleman & Ewan Roberts. Shady dealings put studio head Wayne Douglas and his new actress, Lin, in peril.
Thu 07 Jun 18 21:10 The Wild Heart 1952. Drama. Directed by Michael Powell. Stars Jennifer Jones, David Farrar & Cyril Cusack and Sybil Thorndike. Hazel, a child of nature, turns to a book of spells and charms when she has problems.
Thu 07 Jun 18 22:55 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.
Thu 07 Jun 18 0:35 They Shoot Horses Don't They 1969. Drama. Directed by Sydney Pollak. Stars Jane Fonda, Gig Young, Susannah York, Bonnie Bedelia & Red Buttons. The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in a gruelling dance marathon
Thu 07 Jun 18 3:05 The Gorbals Story 1950. Drama. Stars Howard Connell & Russell Hunter. A Merton Park Studios Production. A young artist is almost driven to murder from the pressures of living in the Glasgow slum area.
Thu 07 Jun 18 4:40 Life In Danger 1959. Crime thriller directed by Terry Bishop and stars Derren Nesbitt. A child murderer escapes from an asylum.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Fri 08 Jun 18 6:00 Ensign O'Toole 1963. Operation: Casanova. Stars Dean Jones, Jay C. Flippen & Jack Mullaney. O'Toole tries to boost St. John's image with some Navy Waves.
Fri 08 Jun 18 6:30 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.
Fri 08 Jun 18 8:00 Man In The Mirror 1936. Drama with Edward Everett-Horton & Alastair Sim. A timid businessman, while looking into his mirror, is confronted by his alter ego.
Fri 08 Jun 18 9:35 Lilli Marlene 1950. Drama. Lilli, (Lisa Daniely) the French girl whose song 'Lilli Marlene' is loved by the Germans and the allies alike, is captured by the Nazis and rescued by the British.
Fri 08 Jun 18 11:15 The Stars Look Down 1939. Directed by Carol Reed. Starring Michael Redgrave and Margaret Lockwood. Davey Fenwick leaves his mining village on a university scholarship intent on returning to better support the miners.
Fri 08 Jun 18 13:15 I'll Be Seeing You 1944. Drama. Directed by William Dieterle. Stars Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotton & Shirley Temple. Zachary & Mary meet on a train and despite their mutual attraction, they are both shouldering secrets.
Fri 08 Jun 18 15:05 It's a Great Day 1955. Starring Ruth Dunning, Edward Evans, Sidney James, Sheila Sweet, Peter Bryant, Nancy Roberts and Vera Day. Comedy based on the hugely successful TV series 'The Groves'
Fri 08 Jun 18 16:30 Burke's Law 1967. Who Killed Cable Roberts? The crime-solving adventures of dashing, debonair Amos Burke (Gene Barry), an L.A.P.D. homicide captain who is also a millionaire. (S1, E3)
Fri 08 Jun 18 17:30 HG Wells' Invisible Man Jailbreak. 1958. Stars Tim Turner, Deborah Watling & Lisa Daniely. Joe Green keeps escaping from prison to search for the pickpocket who can prove his innocence (S1, E10)
Fri 08 Jun 18 18:00 The Good Die Young 1954. Thriller. Director: Lewis Gilbert. Stars Robert Morley, Joan Collins, Laurence Harvey & Margaret Leighton. A group of down-and-outs are holding up a post office van when things start to go wrong
Fri 08 Jun 18 20:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Accidental Death. 1963. Directed by Geoffrey Nethercott. Stars John Carson, Jacqueline Ellis & Derrick Sherwin. The adopted daughter of Colonel Paxton and her boyfriend are surprised by an intruder.
Fri 08 Jun 18 21:10 The Birthday Party 1968. Drama. Directed by William Friedkin. Stars Robert Shaw, Patrick Magee & Dandy Nichols. The down-at-heel lodger in a seaside boarding house is menaced by two mysterious strangers.
Fri 08 Jun 18 23:45 Indiscretion of an American Wife 1953. Drama. Directed by Vittorio De Sica. Stars Jennifer Jones, Montgomery Clift & Richard Beymer. A married woman gets into an affair in Rome and is torn between her old life and new romance.
Fri 08 Jun 18 1:20 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.
Fri 08 Jun 18 3:05 The Ring 1953. Drama. A young Mexican in Los Angeles struggles against the odds to make it as a boxer. Starring Gerald Mohr and Rita Moreno.
Fri 08 Jun 18 4:45 Hangman Waits 1947. Thriller. Director: A. Barr-Smith. Stars John Turnbull & Hylton Allen. This 1947 semi-documentary style featurette is a story of grisly murders by a cinema organist.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sat 09 Jun 18 6:00 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.
Sat 09 Jun 18 7:00 Let's visit the Crofters – Glimpses Short documentary detailing the farming traditions of the Shetland Islands, from the Crofters' summertime sheep drive to the drama of the annual herring haul.
Sat 09 Jun 18 7:25 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans The Promised Valley. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr. & Bill Walsh. A Tuscarawas brave tries to start a war.
Sat 09 Jun 18 7:55 Gorgo 1961. Sci-Fi. An undersea earthquake causes some sea-monsters to surface. Gorgo is captured and is taken to be displayed in London, but Gorgo's mother is looking for her baby. Starring Bill Travers.
Sat 09 Jun 18 9:30 The Case of the Mukkinese Battle-Horn 1956. Comedy. Stars Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan & Dick Emery. Detectives from Scotland Yard are assigned to look into the disappearance of the Mukkinese Battle-Horn.
Sat 09 Jun 18 10:00 The Big Valley The Man from Nowhere. 1966. Directed by Joseph H. Lewis. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. A family are considered squatters and fight against the cattlemen. (S2, E9)
Sat 09 Jun 18 11:00 Band of Thieves 1962. Musical Comedy with Acker Bilk, Jimmy Thompson, Jennifer Jayne, Geoffrey Sumner & Maudie Edwards. One of the truly great Trad' Jazz films of all time.
Sat 09 Jun 18 12:20 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.
Sat 09 Jun 18 13:55 The Rake's Progress 1945. Drama. Directed by Sidney Gilliat. Stars Rex Harrison, Jean Kent & Lilli Palmer. A young Englishman flunks out of Oxford & decides to use his considerable charm to achieve his goals.
Sat 09 Jun 18 16:15 Man of the Moment 1955. Comedy. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Norman Wisdom, Belinda Lee, Lana Morris & Jerry Desmonde. Norman, a Civil Servant, becomes a British delegate to a diplomatic conference in Geneva. (Subtitled)
Sat 09 Jun 18 18:00 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.
Sat 09 Jun 18 19:45 Keeping Britain Tidy in 1962 – Glimpses Glimpses: Made in 1962 an endearing educational film on the problem of litter around Britain and the early campaigns to keep Britain tidy!
Sat 09 Jun 18 20:00 The Comeback Kid 1980. Comedy. Directed by Peter Levin. Stars John Ritter, Susan Dey, Patrick Swayze & Doug McKeon. A down and out minor league ballplayer finds a zest for life coaching a group of underprivileged kids
Sat 09 Jun 18 22:00 They Shoot Horses Don't They 1969. Drama. Directed by Sydney Pollak. Stars Jane Fonda, Gig Young, Susannah York, Bonnie Bedelia & Red Buttons. The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in a gruelling dance marathon
Sat 09 Jun 18 0:30 The Party's Over 1965. Drama. Directed by Guy Hamilton. A controversial film of its time. A young American girl is caught up in the wild London scene. Starring Oliver Reed.
Sat 09 Jun 18 2:20 Convict 99 1938. Comedy. Directed by Marcel Varnel. Stars Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffat & Googie Withers. A school master is mistaken for a prison governor and assigned the charge of a prison.
Sat 09 Jun 18 4:05 Legend Of The Witches 1969. Docu-drama. Directed by Malcolm Leigh. Originally X-rated, the famous cult film about witches and witchcraft in Britain.
Sat 09 Jun 18 5:30 Sprockets 1991. Golden Turkeys. Presented by Barbie Wilde & John Guerrasio. A studio based series with incredible archive access. Poor films get the comedy sketch treatment in this episode.
DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Sun 10 Jun 18 6:00 Variety Jubilee 1943. Musical. Kit (Ellis Irving) and Joe Swann (Reginald Purdell) are variety stars. Kits' son is killed in the First World War but the grandson revives the music hall and joins the RAF musical.
Sun 10 Jun 18 7:50 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans The Girl. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr. & Pegeen Rose. A young woman with a past and a Seneca Chief attempt to stir the Iroquois into war with the settlers.
Sun 10 Jun 18 8:20 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.
Sun 10 Jun 18 9:55 Felix Follows Swallows 1925. Animated. Directed by Otto Messmer. Winter in his hometown is too cold for Felix, so Felix decides to build some wings and fly south.
Sun 10 Jun 18 10:00 The Big Valley The Great Safe Robbery. 1966. Directed by Virgil W. Vogel. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Long, Peter Breck & Lee Majors. Audra and Victoria are held hostage at the train station. (S2, E10)
Sun 10 Jun 18 11:00 Noose 1948. Crime drama starring Derek Farr, Carole Landis and Stanley Holloway. Sugiani, a black-market racketeer (Joseph Calleia), is amassing a fortune until reporter Linda Medbury (Landis), is on to him
Sun 10 Jun 18 12:50 The Lady Vanishes (1979) 1979. Thriller. Directed by Anthony Page. Stars Herbert Lom, Elliott Gould, Angela Lansbury & Cybill Shepherd. A diverse group of people are forced to unite when one of their passengers disappears.
Sun 10 Jun 18 14:50 Indiscretion of an American Wife 1953. Drama. Directed by Vittorio De Sica. Stars Jennifer Jones, Montgomery Clift & Richard Beymer. A married woman gets into an affair in Rome and is torn between her old life and new romance.
Sun 10 Jun 18 16:25 King Solomon's Mines 1937. Adventure. Director Robert Stevenson. Stars Paul Robeson, Cedric Hardwicke & Anna Lee. Kathy's father is intrigued by the stories about Solomon's diamond mines. So he steals away in the night.
Sun 10 Jun 18 18:00 The Wild Heart 1952. Drama. Directed by Michael Powell. Stars Jennifer Jones, David Farrar & Cyril Cusack and Sybil Thorndike. Hazel, a child of nature, turns to a book of spells and charms when she has problems.
Sun 10 Jun 18 19:45 The Midlands in the 1960s – Glimpses Glimpses: Filmed in the 1960s this documentary short covers the growth of the Midlands, its industries and landmarks. Great footage of 60s Birmingham and Manchester.
Sun 10 Jun 18 20:00 A Family At War The Sensible Thing. 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, E14)
Sun 10 Jun 18 21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre The Fourth Square. 1961. Directed by Allan Davis. Stars Conrad Phillips, Natasha Parry & Delphi Lawrence. The Police investigate the theft of emerald jewellery which had led to murder.
Sun 10 Jun 18 22:10 Conspiracy of Hearts 1960. Drama. Directed by Ralph Thomas. Stars Lilli Palmer, Sylvia Syms, Yvonne Mitchell & Ronald Lewis. During WW2, a Mother Superior wishes to smuggle out Jewish children from a concentration camp.
Sun 10 Jun 18 0:30 The Day Will Dawn 1942. War. Director: Harold French. Stars Deborah Kerr, Ralph Richardson & Hugh Williams. A British foreign correspondent, forced out of Norway, returns to the occupied Scandinavian country.
Sun 10 Jun 18 2:35 The Good Die Young 1954. Thriller. Director: Lewis Gilbert. Stars Robert Morley, Joan Collins, Laurence Harvey & Margaret Leighton. A group of down-and-outs are holding up a post office van when things start to go wrong
Sun 10 Jun 18 4:40 Melody Club 1949. Comedy. A nitwit investigator (Terry Thomas) goes undercover in a restaurant to catch a gang of crooks.