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Talking Pictures TV Programme Schedule

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June 12th to June 18th


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DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 12 Jun 00:20 Prince Of Darkness 1987. Horror. Director: John Carpenter. Stars Donald Pleasence, Lisa Blount & Jameson Parker. A group of graduate students and scientists accidently unleash an evil force that threatens humanity. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 02:25 Brokedown Palace 1999. Drama. Director Jonathan Kaplan. Stars Claire Danes, Kate Beckinsale & Bill Pullman. Two women travel to Thailand to celebrate their graduation, but their trip turns when they are arrested. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 04:25 The Heritage Chart Show with Mike Read A TOTP style TV Show for Heritage Artists based on the Heritage Chart which is voted on in over 80 countries. Songs you love from popular artists, live and on video with the odd interview.
Mon 12 Jun 05:30 One Step Beyond Night of April 14th. 1959. Stars Barbara Lord, Isobel Elsom & Patrick Macnee. Jeanne has recurring nightmares of drowning and is surprised by a honeymoon trip on the passenger liner, RMS Titanic. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 06:00 Bush Pilot 1947. Adventure. Directed by Sterling Campbell. Red North is a bush pilot in Canada. Red's half-brother decides to relocate his bush pilot business to the same lake, cutting into Red's routes. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 07:15 Topper Returns 1941. Mystery. Directed by Roy Del Ruth. Stars Joan Blondell, Roland Young & Carole Landis. A young woman returns as a ghost after being murdered and seeks help from Topper to find the killer. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 09:05 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. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 10:35 Forever and A Day 1943. Drama. Directed by Edmund Goulding, Cedric Hardwicke & Frank Lloyd. Stars George Kirby, Ray Milland & Ida Lupino. A story tracing the history of a picturesque London mansion. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 12:45 The Man In The Sky 1957. Drama. Director: Charles Crichton. Stars Jack Hawkins, Elizabeth Sellars & Walter Fitzgerald. John Mitchell is on a flight fraught with disaster but Mitchell is determined to land the plane. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Lieberman v Savage - Part 1. 1972. Stars Charles Keating, Wolfe Morris & Barbara Shelley. A rich property tycoon takes his former fiancée to court after trying to evict her from her penthouse. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 15:00 Very Best of Peter Sellers 1990. Comedy Documentary. Directed by Ashley & Robert Sidaway. Stars Peter Sellers. A cracking collection of the funniest sketches from one of the world's all-time great comedians. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 16:05 Abandon Ship! 1957. Adventure. Directed by Richard Sale. Stars Tyrone Power, Mai Zetterling & Lloyd Nolan. After a luxury liner sinks, a group of survivor's crowd into a small boat and must fight to stay alive. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 18:00 The Footage Detectives Join Mike and Noel as they share unseen footage of Frankie Howerd. Nursery Rhymes, who remembers their favourites? There's more footage from a biscuit factory and an old reel of 1950s magicians. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 19:00 The Champions The Mission. 1969. Starring: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo & William Gaunt. On the face of it Winthrop House Mission in rural Surrey is a home for down-and-outs, but it is in fact a cover... [S]
Mon 12 Jun 20:00 The Main Chance No Names. 1975. Director: Tony Wharmby. Starring: John Stride, Margaret Ashcroft & John Wentworth. David intends to repay the debt owed to those who stood by him at his lowest point.
Mon 12 Jun 21:00 The Dark Room 1999. Crime. Director: Graham Theakston. Stars Joseph Bennett, Emily Corrie & Joanna David. A woman awakens from a car accident with no memory and discovers her ex-fiancé and best friend are dead. [S]
Mon 12 Jun 23:20 Secret Army Days of Judgement. 1979. Stars Bernard Hepton, Clifford Rose & Terrence Hardiman. Albert faces execution to avenge Max. Kessler and Madeleine go on the run, with Kessler hiding his real identity. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 00:25 Crown Court Whatever Happened to George Robins? - Part 1. 1973. Stars Richard Warner & Charles Keating. Harold Barnes is on trial for the murder of George Robins, even though his body has not been found. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 00:55 Crown Court Whatever Happened to George Robins? - Part 2. 1973. Stars Jonathan Adams, John Ronane & John Woodnutt. Evidence is provided from various witnesses, but will the case progress in Harold's favour? [S]
Tue 13 Jun 01:25 Crown Court Whatever Happened to George Robins? - Part 3. 1973. Stars Bernard Gallagher, Meg Davies & Shirley Stelfox. The exciting conclusion to the case, where the verdict for Harold Barnes is revealed. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 01:55 Murphy's War 1971. Action. Director: Peter Yates. Stars Peter O'Toole, Siân Phillips & Philippe Noiret. A lone seaman becomes obsessed with getting revenge on a German U-Boat crew that massacred his shipmates. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 03:55 Stagecoach West Dark Return. Western starring Wayne Rogers, Richard Eyer & Robert Bray. Looking to escape a storm, Frankie Niles ducks into a barn and witnesses a murder. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 04:50 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.
Tue 13 Jun 06:00 Rhythm Racketeers 1937. Musical. Chicago gangster steals jewels and frames his band leader double. Starring Harry Roy, Princess Pearl, James Carew, Syd Crossley. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 07:30 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Blind Man's Bluff. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. The only clue is a chicken's foot. Insp. Lestrade goes to Sherlock Holmes for assistance. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 08:05 Bluebeard 1944. Crime. Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer. Stars John Carradine, Jean Parker & Nils Asther. A dressmaker falls in love with a puppeteer, but little does she know he's hiding a dark secret. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 09:30 Interpol Calling The Absent Assassin. 1960. Starring Charles Korvin, Edwin Richfield & Roland Bartrop. Following the release of a Nazi war criminal, their prosecutor is assassinated. Can Duval keep the others safe?
Tue 13 Jun 10:00 The Jitterbugs 1943. Comedy. Director: Malcolm St. Clair. Stars: Laurel & Hardy and Vivian Blaine. The boys team up with a likeable con man to help a pretty singer's mother who has been taken in by swindlers. [S][S]
Tue 13 Jun 11:30 Wings of Danger 1952. Crime. Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars Zachary Scott, Robert Beatty & Naomi Chance. A pilot becomes caught in a web of smuggling and blackmail when his girlfriend's brother goes missing. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 12:45 No Trace 1950. Drama. Directed by John Gilling. Writer Robert Southley finds his lifestyle threatened by blackmail from a former US criminal associate. Stars Hugh Sinclair, Dinah Sheridan & John Laurie. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 14:20 Daisy Kenyon 1947. Drama. Director: Otto Preminger. Stars Joan Crawford, Dana Andrews & Henry Fonda. An artist becomes involved with a married man and a returning soldier and now must choose between the two. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 16:25 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. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 18:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Second Mona Lisa. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts. The Second Mona Lisa, painted six months after the first, is targeted by rival collectors. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 18:30 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)
Tue 13 Jun 19:05 Danger UXB Seventeen Seconds to Glory. 1979. Stars Anthony Andrews, Judy Geeson & Nick Tate. Ash learns how to dispose the new German land mines, thanks to the help of naval experts.
Tue 13 Jun 20:05 The Human Jungle The Wall. 1963. Stars Herbert Lom. The sudden unorthodox behaviour of Jan Zapotski leads his bewildered but devoted parents and in-laws to consult Dr Corder. Guest stars Jeremy Spenser. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 21:05 Maigret Maigret and the Old Lady. 1994. Stars Bruno Cremer, Odette Laure & Béatrice Agenin. Maigret is visited by an old widow whose maid has been murdered, with poison that was meant to be for her instead.
Tue 13 Jun 23:10 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Don't be afraid to step into The Cellar Club tonight, we have cannibals, a zombie and a murderous maniac! Caroline Munro first presents the 1999 horror western Ravenous, starring Guy Pearce. [S]
Tue 13 Jun 23:15 Ravenous 1999. Horror. Directed by Antonia Bird. Stars Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle & David Arquette. In a remote military outpost, an army captain and his regiment are ambushed by a sadistic cannibal. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 01:15 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro introduces the second feature, the 1993 comedy horror My Boyfriend's Back. Directed by Bob Balaban, the film features a teenager who returns from the dead to win a girl's heart. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 01:20 My Boyfriend's Back 1993. Comedy Horror. Directed by Bob Balaban. Stars Andrew Lowery, Traci Lind & Danny Zorn. A teenage boy returns from the dead, determined to win the heart of the most beautiful girl in town. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 03:05 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Last up, be prepared for The Demon. Caroline presents the South African slasher film starring Jennifer Holmes and Cameron Mitchell, about a crazed killer who terrorises anyone and everyone. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 03:10 The Demon 1980. Horror directed by Percival Rubens and starring Jennifer Holmes, Cameron Mitchell and Craig Gardner. The screams you hear may be your own! [S]
Wed 14 Jun 04:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro As Caroline Munro closes up The Cellar Club for the night, make sure your doors are locked tight and be ready for another round of films next week. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 05:00 Twice Two 1933. Comedy. Starring: Laurel & Hardy, Baldwin Cooke & Charlie Hall. Stan and Ollie are married to each other's sisters and plan a dinner party to celebrate their mutual anniversaries. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 05:25 Mrs G Goes To College One Of Our Books Is Missing. Sarah Green, an elderly Jewish widow, decides to enrol in college after raising her own children. Stars: Emmy Award-winning actress Gertrude Berg. (S1, E22)
Wed 14 Jun 06:00 The Detectives Crossed Wires. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West.
Wed 14 Jun 07:00 Woman in the Dark 1934. Crime drama. Directed by Phil Rosen. Stars Fay Wray, Ralph Bellamy & Melvyn Douglas. A woman on the run disrupts the peaceful existence of a man recently released from prison. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 08:25 Cuckoo Patrol 1967. Comedy. Freddie Garrity of Freddie and the Dreamers fame is the scout cub leader of a bunch of misfits. Stars: Kenneth Connor, John Le Mesurier and Bernie Dwyer. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 10:00 The Onedin Line Beyond the Upper Sea. 1972. Stars Peter Gilmore, Philip Bond & Wolfe Morris. James and Albert sail to Turkey to inspect a steam engine, but their trip doesn't exactly go to plan. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 11:00 Treasure of San Teresa 1959. War. Director: Alvin Rakoff. Stars Eddie Constantine, Dawn Addams, Marius Goring, Christopher Lee. Ex-serviceman, Larry, returns to Europe to retrieve jewels hidden from the Nazis in 1944. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 12:45 Death Goes To School 1953. Crime drama with Barbara Murray and Gordon Jackson in the lead role. A rare, old British mystery surrounding a strangulation at a school that needs Scotland Yard to investigate. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 14:00 Upstairs Downstairs The Glorious Dead. 1974. Starring: Angela Baddeley, Gordon Jackson & Jean Marsh. Sadly, perhaps inevitably, tragic news arrives for someone at Eaton Place.
Wed 14 Jun 15:00 Laura 1944. Mystery. Directed by Otto Preminger. Stars Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews & Clifton Webb. A police detective becomes mesmerised by the portrait of the woman whose murder he is investigating. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 16:45 The Cariboo Trail 1950. Western. Director: Edwin L. Marin. Stars Randolph Scott, George Hayes & Bill Williams. Jim & Mike head to Canada via the Cariboo Trail to raise cattle and dig for gold but find trouble. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 18:25 Look At Life 1962. A look at the progress of the European Common Market during a time in which member countries have started to remove trade barriers.
Wed 14 Jun 18:45 Glass Cage 1955. Mystery. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars John Ireland, Honor Blackman & Geoffrey Keen. A struggling showman gets involved in the hunt for a murderer after two circus performers are killed. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 20:00 Gideon's Way The Rhyme and the Reason. Stars John Gregson, Alexander Davion and Daphne Anderson. A young man is accused of murdering his unfaithful girlfriend. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 21:00 Sarah Miles Presents... Oscar nominated actress Sarah Miles presents an exclusive to Talking Pictures TV introduction to the 1976 Golden Globe nominated film The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With The Sea.
Wed 14 Jun 21:05 The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With The Sea ... Grace With The Sea. 1976. Drama. Director Lewis John Carlino. Stars Sarah Miles, Kris Kristofferson & Jonathan Kahn. A boy plots revenge when his widowed mother falls in love with a sailor. [S]
Wed 14 Jun 23:15 Perfect Friday 1970. Comedy. Directed by Peter Hall. Stars Ursula Andress, Stanley Baker & David Warner. A bank manager teams up with an aristocratic couple to rob the bank, but can they truly trust each other? [S]
Thu 15 Jun 01:05 Five 1951. Horror. Directed by Arch Oboler. Stars Susan Douglas Rubes, William Phipps & James Anderson. The five survivors of a nuclear holocaust come together and struggle to build new lives. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 02:55 Dangerous Charter 1961. Drama. The crew of a fishing boat discovers a deserted yacht at sea and claim it for salvage but there is a dead body on board.
Thu 15 Jun 04:30 Old Mother Riley Meets The Vampire 1952. Comedy. A mad scientist known as 'The Vampire' (Bela Lugosi) comes to England to further his evil plans. Starring Arthur Lucan and Dora Bryan. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 06:00 Honey West 1965. An Eerie, Airy, Thing. Crime series produced by Aaron Spelling. Starring Anne Francis. A distraught man wants to see his wife before he dies of suicide.
Thu 15 Jun 06:30 Somewhere on Leave 1943. War Comedy. Stars Frank Randle, Harry Korris & Dan Young. Wealthy Private Roy takes his soldier friends Randle, Enoch and Young to his palatial home to help him get his dream girl. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 08:20 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. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 09:00 Black Saddle 1959. Client: Peter Warren. Western with Peter Breck. After his brothers are killed in a shootout, a gunfighter decides to hang up his guns and uphold the law by becoming a lawyer.
Thu 15 Jun 09:30 Private Elvis 1993. Biography. Directed by John Coxall. Features Elvis Presley, Johnny Earl & The Jordanaires. A unique and fascinating presentation of Elvis's previous years on active service in Germany.
Thu 15 Jun 11:00 Paul Temple's Triumph 1950. Nettlefold Films production directed by Maclean Rogers and starring John Bentley & Dinah Sheridan. Paul Temple is on the hunt for a kidnapped scientist who's invented a secret formula. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 12:35 The Glass Mountain 1949. Drama. Classic tale of a war romance featuring the smash hit music of The Legend of The Glass Mountain. Stars Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray & Valentina Cortese, with vocals from Tito Gobbi. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Lieberman v Savage - Part 2. 1972. Stars Charles Keating, John Alkin & Richard Warner. The drama continues as Lieberman's private detective takes to the stand and the defendant is questioned. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 15:00 The Lone Wolf Keeps a Date 1941. Crime. Directed by Sidney Salkow. Stars Warren William, Frances Robinson & Bruce Bennett. The Lone Wolf must solve the mysteries of a missing stamp collection and a kidnapped businessman. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 16:20 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. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 17:40 Vernon's Poolroom Routine A behind the scenes look at 'The Pool Room' in the 1960s, from the ladies arriving to start the day, to the vans bringing in the post. A reel of glimpses of real history...
Thu 15 Jun 18:15 Tokyo Joe 1949. Crime Drama. Director: Stuart Heisler. Stars Humphrey Bogart, Alexander Knox & Florence Marly. An American returns to Tokyo to pick up threads of his pre-WWII life but finds trouble instead. [S]
Thu 15 Jun 20:00 The Saint The Rhine Maiden. 1965. Stars Roger Moore, Nigel Davenport & Victor Beaumont. Simon travels to Germany to track down a conman who has swindled a young woman. Will he find him before he disappears? [S]
Thu 15 Jun 21:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Alternative Society. Stars: Leo McKern, Jane Asher & Nigel Gregory. Rumpole is content to be defending a drugs case. However, the outcome is not pleasing.
Thu 15 Jun 22:05 And Soon the Darkness 1970. Horror. Directed by Robert Fuest. Stars Pamela Franklin, Michele Dotrice & Sandor Eles. Two young women go cycling in the French countryside, but one goes missing... [S]
Fri 16 Jun 00:05 Woman Times Seven 1967. Comedy. Director: Vittorio De Sica. Stars Shirley MacLaine, Michael Caine, Peter Sellers, Elspeth March. Shirley MacLaine plays the seven roles of a woman's life in seven different sketches. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 02:10 The Blockhouse 1973. War. Directed by Clive Rees. Stars Peter Sellers, Charles Aznavour & Jeremy Kemp. During D-day, a group of prisoners become trapped in a shelter full of supplies, but will they be rescued? [S]
Fri 16 Jun 04:00 The First Travelling Saleslady 1956. Comedy Western. A corset store owner goes broke and becomes a traveling sales lady in Texas 1897. Starring Ginger Rogers, Barry Nelson and a young Clint Eastwood.
Fri 16 Jun 05:50 Look At Life 1966. A Look into the world of matches from every angle with Jimmy Greaves. From the football match to the love match. From the boxing match to Britain's biggest match factory.
Fri 16 Jun 06:00 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. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 06:30 Action Stations 1957. Drama. Directed by Cecil H. Williamson and starring Paul Carpenter and Mary Martin. A forger flees to Spain but his daughter is kidnapped by a gang. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 07:35 I Wake Up Screaming 1941. Crime Drama. Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone. Stars Betty Grable, Victor Mature & Carole Landis. Inspector Ed is determined to frame Frankie Christopher for the murder of a model, but why? [S]
Fri 16 Jun 09:15 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! [S]
Fri 16 Jun 11:00 The Night We Dropped a Clanger 1959. A Wing Commander (Brian Rix) is on a mission to find out about the flying bomb. Stars William Hartnell, Leslie Phillips, Leo Franklyn & Liz Fraser. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 12:45 The Street With No Name 1948. Crime. Directed by William Keighley. Stars Mark Stevens, Richard Widmark & Lloyd Nolan. A covert FBI agent infiltrates a ruthless gang, but a mysterious informant puts his life at risk. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Lieberman v Savage - Part 3. 1972. Stars Charles Keating, Bernard Gallagher & Dorothy Vernon. As the case comes close to its end, Delia Savage's maid and Mark Lieberman take to the stand. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 15:00 Look At Life 1962. A Look into the fascinating story of why we throw away 200 million bottles every year.
Fri 16 Jun 15:20 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. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 17:15 Rhubarb 1969. Comedy. Directed by Eric Sykes. Stars Harry Secombe, Eric Sykes, Jimmy Edwards, Kenneth Connor & Hattie Jacques. Every trick of gamesmanship or blatant cheating occurs in a round of golf.
Fri 16 Jun 18:00 Time To Remember The Peace Makers. 1959. Narrator: Sir Ralph Richardson. A nostalgic look at the events of 1919 as peace arrives across the world, with celebrations of the Armistice and negotiations at Versailles. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 18:30 High Tide 1980. Thriller. A man just released from prison for manslaughter heads to the West Country to solve the mystery behind his victim's cryptic last words. Stars Ian McShane, Wendy Morgan & John Bird. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 20:20 Look At Life 1960. A general look at music, the increasing popularity of classical music and the lack of composers.
Fri 16 Jun 20:30 Dial 999 Hunter Hunted. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, Victor Baring & Larry Cross. After an international criminal commits murder in Britain, Maguire is assigned the task of capturing him with no support. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Welcome to another evening at The Cellar Club with Caroline Munro. The first offering of the night is Dr. Blood's Coffin, a mysterious, yet thrilling horror starring Kieron Moore and Hazel Court. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 21:05 Dr Blood's Coffin 1961. Horror. Directed by Sidney J. Furie. Stars Kieron Moore, Hazel Court & Ian Hunter. A series of strange disappearances occur near a remote Cornish village after a scientist returns home. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 22:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro welcomes you back to the second part of the night. She introduces The Bloody Judge, made in 1970 and starring horror film legend Christopher Lee. [S]
Fri 16 Jun 23:00 The Bloody Judge 1970. Horror. Directed by Jesús Franco. Stars Christopher Lee, Maria Schell & Leo Genn. Rebels join forces to bring down a corrupt judge who condemns women as witches to further his needs. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 00:50 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Last but not least, Caroline Munro presents Strange Woman, with Hedy Lamarr in the lead role of this film-noir style romantic drama. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 00:55 Strange Woman 1946. Drama. Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer. Stars Hedy Lamarr, George Sanders & Louis Hayward. A beautiful, yet heartless woman, marries a rich man but also seduces his son and company foreman. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 02:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline rounds off a night of horror and drama with a sneak peek of what's on offer next week. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 03:00 The Criminal 1960. Drama. Director: Joseph Losey. Stars Stanley Baker, Sam Wanamaker, Patrick Magee & Margit Saad. A racetrack robber escapes from prison & tries to get his hands on the loot from the job. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 05:00 Target: The Corruptors My Native Land. 1961. Stars Stephen McNally, Robert Harland & Harold J. Stone. Investigative reporters Paul Marino & Jack Flood investigate various cases of industrial corruption. (S1, E24)
Sat 17 Jun 06:00 Woman Eater 1958. Sci-Fi. Directed By Charles Saunders. Stars George Coulouris & Vera Day. A mad scientist captures women and feeds them to a flesh eating tree. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 07:25 Once A Sinner 1950. Drama. A lowly bank clerk marries a good time girl but she two-times him for her old crooked boyfriend (Sydney Tafler). Starring Jack Watling, Pat Kirkwood and Thora Hird. [S]
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 17 Jun 09:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood The Goldmaker. 1956. Stars Richard Greene, Alfie Bass & Ian Hunter. Robin comes to the aid of Sir Richard of Lea who needs help untangling his finances and to deal with Lepidus the Alchemist. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 09:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot The Lady Lilith. 1957. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. A difficult decision is faced when a court is asked to intervene regarding a lady's inheritance. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 10:00 Operation Third Form 1966. Adventure. Directed by David Eady. Stars John Moulder-Brown & Derren Nesbitt. Children save a junk collector from being accused of theft and prevent someone from stealing a painting. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 11:05 The Buccaneers Whale Gold. 1956. Stars Robert Shaw, Noel Purcell & Wilfred Downing. The crew learn that ambergris, used to make perfume, is worth more than gold, causing greed to spread through the group. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 11:35 The Phantom Empire Chapter 9. 1935. Starring: Gene Autry, Frankie Darro & Betsy King Ross. Frankie and Betsy are taken to Murania. Can they escape their captors? [S]
Sat 17 Jun 12:00 Journey to the Seventh Planet 1962. Sci-fi. Directed by Sidney W. Pink. Stars John Agar, Carl Ottosen & Ove Sprogoe. A five man team is sent to explore Uranus, where they discover a malevolent force set on destroying them. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 13:35 The Outer Limits The Bellero Shield. 1964. Stars Martin Landau, Sally Kellerman & Chita Rivera. An unsuccessful inventor's creation draws an alien to Earth who possesses a device which may just save his career. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 14:35 Fireball XL-5 Space Immigrants. 1962. Stars David Graham, Sylvia Anderson & John Bluthal. A ship carrying pioneers to a new planet is disrupted by the Lillispatians who object to their world being colonised.
Sat 17 Jun 15:05 Valley of the Dragons 1961. Sci-fi. Directed by Edward Bernds. Stars Cesare Danova, Sean McClory & Joan Staley. In 1881, two men are swept away by a comet and transported to a world with a prehistoric civilisation. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 16:45 The Assassination Bureau 1969. Comedy. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Oliver Reed, Diana Rigg & Telly Savalas. Before WWI, a journalist investigates the Assassination Bureau, which chose its targets based on moral issues. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 19:00 In Suspicious Circumstances Freddie Mills - Louise Masset. 1992. Stars Chris Brailsford, Barbara Ewing & Graham Arnold. A focus on the unsolved mystery of boxing champion Freddie Mills death and the story of a child murder. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 20:00 Maigret On Holiday. 1961. Stars Rupert Davies, Bernard Kaye, Nanette Newman & Perlita Neilson. Maigret's wife is hospitalised whilst on holiday, which leads him to investigate a crime to pass the time. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 21:00 The Four Just Men The Slaver. 1960. Stars Vittorio De Sica, Lisa Gastoni & Charles Gray. Ricco investigates a slave market based in Rome after a friend of Ryder's, who was due to testify against them, disappears. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 21:30 Town on Trial 1957. Drama. Director John Guillermin. Stars John Mills, Charles Coburn, Derek Farr & Barbara Bates. At a tennis club in London, a young woman is murdered, prompting a Scotland Yard investigation. [S]
Sat 17 Jun 23:30 Runaway Train 1985. Action. Directed by Andrey Konchalovskiy. Stars Jon Voight, Eric Roberts & Rebecca De Mornay. Two escaped convicts and a railway worker find themselves trapped on an out of control train. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 01:40 Images 1972. Horror. Director: Robert Altman. Stars Susannah York, Rene Auberjonois & Marcel Bozzuffi. A schizophrenic woman is surrounded by visions and hallucinations while secluded in a remote house. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 03:40 Man in the Middle 1964. Drama. Director: Guy Hamilton. Stars: Robert Mitchum, France Nuyen & Barry Sullivan. When A US officer kills a British NCO, he admits his crime, but the reason puzzles his defence counsel. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 05:30 Turn of Fate Guests For Dinner. 1957. Stars Charles Boyer, Judith Braun & Paul E. Burns. A Parisian doctor runs into a former colleague who has been missing and he discovers the strange reasons why.
Sun 18 Jun 06:00 You Will Remember 1941. Musical drama. Directed by Jack Raymond. Stars: Robert Morley, Emlyn Williams, Dorothy Hyson. Based on the life of the English composer Leslie Stuart, famous in the British music halls. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 07:50 Look At Life 1963. A Look into the trials and tribulations that confront drivers as parking is one of the major problems today in Britain's big cities.
Sun 18 Jun 08:00 Beyond the Curtain 1960. Drama. Directed by Compton Bennett. Starring Richard Greene, Eva Bartok and Marius Goring. East German refugee Karen finds herself back at home when the flight she works on is forced down. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 09:45 Tulsa 1949. Western. Directed by Stuart Heisler. Stars Susan Hayward, Robert Preston & Pedro Armendáriz. The daughter of a cattle rancher killed in an oil field explosion seeks revenge. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 11:30 Bicyclettes de Belsize 1969. Musical. Director: Douglas Hickox. Stars Anthony May, Judy Huxtable & Leslie Goddard. A young man falls in love with a picture of a model and takes to the streets on his bicycle to find her. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 12:05 The Lion 1962. Drama. Directed by Jack Cardiff. Stars William Holden, Trevor Howard & Capucine. In Africa, a girl content with nature befriends a lion, but her parents become concerned about her behaviour. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 14:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood Blackmail. 1956. Stars Richard Greene, Bernadette O'Farrell & Ian Hunter. A stranger attempts to blackmail Robin after overhearing an important conversation he had with Lady Marian. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 14:30 The Larkins Home Win. 1960. Stars Peggy Mount, David Kossoff & Wilfred Brambell. Ada confronts the rent collector about numerous repairs, but rather than pay, the landlord decides to give his properties away. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 15:00 Look at Life Wheel Power. 1960. A look at the various people who ride bicycles in Britain.
Sun 18 Jun 15:10 A Boy, a Girl and a Bike 1949. Comedy. Director Ralph Smart. Stars John McCallum, Honor Blackman, Diana Dors & Patrick Holt. A bike club invites new members to join who will soon be mixed into a world of illegal dealings. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 17:00 The Footage Detectives We delve into the archives for some advice from Pete Murray, share stories of Trigger and Roy's adventures, there's an exciting guest joining Mike and Noel, and were you a Kruncher Muncher? [S]
Sun 18 Jun 18:00 The Saint The Smart Detective. 1965. Stars Roger Moore, Brian Worth & Anne Lawson. A sceptical Simon takes a closer look at a detective after he boasts about his fool proof security system. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 19:00 The Flemish Farm 1943. War. Directed by Jeffery Dell. Stars Jane Baxter, Clifford Evans, Philip Friend. Based on a true story. A Belgian Pilot's daring attempt to retrieve the Colours from Nazi-occupied Belgium. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 20:40 Look At Life 1960. Author and broadcaster Stephen Potter shows why no man should ever underestimate the spending power of women in modern Britain, with a look at women's influence on the retail trade.
Sun 18 Jun 21:00 Van der Valk The Rainbow Ends Here. Stars Barry Foster, Michael Latimer & Susan Travers. Van der Valk searches for a teenage girl abducted on her way to a clandestine rendezvous with a married man. [S]
Sun 18 Jun 22:00 Jack The Ripper Part 1 of 2. 1988. Drama. Stars Michael Caine, Armand Assante & Ray McAnally. Chief Inspector Frederick Abberline is assigned to investigate the murder of a prostitute in the East End of London. [S]

June 19th to June 25th


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TPTV Schedule June 19th to June 25th

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 19 Jun 00:00 Absence of Malice 1981. Drama. Director: Sydney Pollack. Stars Paul Newman, Sally Field & Bob Balaban. An innocent man's life begins to unravel after it's reported in a newspaper he is a suspect in a murder case. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 02:15 My Science Project 1985. Comedy. Directed by Jonathan Betuel. Stars John Stockwell, Danielle von Zerneck & Fisher Stevens. A teenager and his friend find a time-travel device, unaware of its dangerous potential. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 04:05 The Heritage Chart Show with Mike Read A TOTP style TV Show for Heritage Artists based on the Heritage Chart which is voted on in over 80 countries. Songs you love from popular artists, live and on video with the odd interview.
Mon 19 Jun 05:05 Stagecoach West A Time To Run. Western starring Wayne Rogers, Richard Eyer & Cesar Romero. A wounded man tries to hijack Luke's stagecoach, but passes out from loss of blood before he can ride away. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 06:00 The Golden Madonna 1949. Drama. Directors: Luigi Carpentieri & Ladislao Vajda. Stars Phyllis Calvert, Michael Rennie & Tullio Carminati. A young woman offends an Italian village after throwing out a lucky painting. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 07:50 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. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 09:20 The Pickwick Papers 1952. Comedy. In this British classic, the Pickwick Club send a group to find interesting things around England. Stars James Hayter, Nigel Patrick, Kathleen Harrison & Harry Fowler. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 11:25 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. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 12:55 The Calendar 1948. Drama. Directed by Arthur Crabtree. Stars Greta Gynt, John McCallum & Raymond Lovell. A racehorse owner becomes involved in a scandal after losing his money and his fiancée. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Regina v Lord - Part 1. 1972. Stars Edward Jewesbury, Christopher Benjamin & Freda Dowie. School teacher Helen Lord finds herself in court after she is accused of attacking a police officer. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 15:00 Valley of the Dragons 1961. Sci-fi. Directed by Edward Bernds. Stars Cesare Danova, Sean McClory & Joan Staley. In 1881, two men are swept away by a comet and transported to a world with a prehistoric civilisation. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 16:40 Out of The Fog 1962. Crime drama directed by Montgomery Tully. An ex-con is the prime suspect when a series of murders occur under a full moon. Every victim is a blonde young woman. Starring David Sumner. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 18:00 The Footage Detectives Mike and Noel step back to the newsroom in the 60s, there's a charming reel of summer holidays, incredible footage of rural England but when and where? And finally, did you keep an autograph book? [S]
Mon 19 Jun 19:00 The Champions The Silent Enemy. 1969. Starring: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo & William Gaunt. The entire crew of the submarine 'Keppel' are found dead at their posts. All have died of cardiac arrest. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 20:00 The Main Chance It Couldn't Happen Here. 1975. Director: Tony Wharmby. Starring: John Stride Glynn Edwards & Sharon Maughan. David has to take on a man whose stock-in-trade is violence and intimidation.
Mon 19 Jun 21:00 Jack The Ripper Part 2 of 2. 1988. Drama. Stars Michael Caine, Armand Assante & Ray McAnally. The killer is nicknamed 'Jack the Ripper' after a letter is forwarded to Scotland Yard. [S]
Mon 19 Jun 23:00 Secret Army Bridgehead. 1979. Stars Angela Richards, Juliet Hammond & Bernard Hepton. Monique faces punishment for unsupported claims of collaboration. Kessler is identified by fellow German captives. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 00:05 Crown Court Blackmail - Part 1. 1973. Stars Edward Jewesbury, Madeleine Hinde & Christopher Waite. The scorned lover of a married clergyman is accused of blackmail after threatening to expose their affair. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 00:35 Crown Court Blackmail - Part 2. 1973. Stars Ian McCulloch, Ann Morrish & Victor Platt. As the witnesses come forward to speak, will any evidence come to light about Janet and Matthew Brewer's intentions? [S]
Tue 20 Jun 01:05 Crown Court Blackmail - Part 3. 1973. Stars David Ashford, John Alkin & Antony Brown. As the case comes to its end, who will the jurors believe? Will Janet and Matthew be found guilty or not guilty? [S]
Tue 20 Jun 01:35 Beat Girl 1960. Drama. Directed by Edmond T. Greville and starring Noelle Adam, Christopher Lee and Oliver Reed. Paul, a divorcee, marries a French lady but his daughter is determined to spoil the relationship.
Tue 20 Jun 03:20 Vintage Wine 1935. Comedy. The family head of a wine company refuses to retire, but his family have other ideas. Starring Seymour Hicks. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 04:50 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 20 Jun 06:00 Cotton Queen 1937. Comedy. Director Bernard Vorhaus. Stars Will Fyffe, Stanley Holloway & Jimmy Hanley. Rival cotton mill owners work together to win a contract when love blossoms between the rival's siblings. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 07:40 Sherlock Holmes The Case of Harry Crocker. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. Escape artist Harry Crocker turns to Sherlock Holmes when he is accused of strangling a girl. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 08:10 Seven Doors to Death 1944. Comedy/Mystery. Director: Elmer Clifton. Starring: Chick Chandler, June Clyde and George Meeker. An architect studies six shops and a house to solve a gem theft and a double murder. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 09:25 Rollercoaster - Glimpses Experience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe.
Tue 20 Jun 09:30 Interpol Calling Checkmate. 1960. Starring Charles Korvin, Edwin Richfield & Barbara Shelley. Duval goes undercover as money launderer to snare a bank robber.
Tue 20 Jun 10:00 Come To The Stable 1949. Drama. Director: Michael McCarthy. Stars Loretta Young, Celeste Holm & Hugh Marlowe. Two nuns arrive unannounced in a small Connecticut town with a plan to build a children's hospital. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 11:55 Narrowing Circle 1955. Crime. Directed by Charles Saunders and starring Paul Carpenter and Hazel Court. A magazine crime writer is passed over for promotion by a rival who also steals the girl, but is murdered. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 13:15 The Blue Parrot 1954. Crime Drama starring Dermot Walsh, Jacqueline Hill, Ferdy Mayne and John Le Mesurier. A Soho nightclub is the focus for an undercover investigation after the murder of a small time crook. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 14:35 Seven Days to Noon 1950. Drama. Directors: John & Roy Boulting. Stars Barry Jones, Andre Morell, Joan Hickson & Olive Sloane. A scientist steals an atomic bomb and threatens to detonate it in London. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 16:25 Murder In Reverse 1945. Crime. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars William Hartnell, Jimmy Hanley & Chili Bouchier. After a long imprisonment, a man wrongfully framed for murder hunts for the truth and the killer. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 18:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard Death in Inner Space. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts. Colonel March investigates when a scientist's volunteer dies from lack of oxygen. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 18:30 Scotland Yard 1954. Passenger to Tokyo. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Kenneth Henry, Ken Marshall & Peter Penn. An unusual operation helps track down the killer of a wealthy woman sent to Tokyo in a trunk. (S1, E10)
Tue 20 Jun 19:05 Danger UXB Butterfly Winter. 1979. Stars Anthony Andrews, Kenneth Cranham & Geraldine Gardner. Ash and the men of 347 Section tackle Hitler's latest deadly invention, the butterfly bomb.
Tue 20 Jun 20:05 The Human Jungle A Women With Scars. 1963. Stars Herbert Lom. An MP suddenly discovers that his much younger wife is having strange compulsions. Guest stars Frank Lawton and Jeanne Moody. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 21:05 Maigret Maigret in Montmartre. 1991. Stars Bruno Cremer, Jacqueline Danno & Jean-Louis Foulquier. A stripper who reports a murder that has not happened, is later found dead. Can Maigret find the killer?
Tue 20 Jun 22:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Tonight, there's wolves, piranhas and a man back from the dead! Caroline presents the first film, the 1984 British gothic fantasy horror The Company of Wolves, starring the great Angela Lansbury. [S]
Tue 20 Jun 23:00 The Company of Wolves 1984. Fantasy. Directed by Neil Jordan. Stars Sarah Patterson, Angela Lansbury & David Warner. Wolves and werewolves lurk on a dangerous journey through the woods within a young girl's dream. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 00:50 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Next up, we dive deep into piranha infested waters with Killer Fish. Caroline Munro presents the 1979 horror directed by Antonio Margheriti and starring Lee Majors and Karen Black. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 00:55 Killer Fish 1979. Horror. Directed by Antonio Margheriti. Stars Lee Majors, Karen Black & Margaux Hemingway. Thieves try to recover treasure from piranha infested waters, but there's a traitor amongst them. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 02:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro introduces The Ghoul, the 1933 British horror starring Boris Karloff as an Egyptologist and professor who returns from the dead after a sacred jewel is stolen from him. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 03:00 The Ghoul 1933. Horror. Directed by T. Hayes Hunter. Stars Boris Karloff, Cedric Hardwicke & Ernest Thesiger. An Egyptologist returns from the dead, seeking revenge on those who have betrayed him. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 04:40 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro A night of fantasy and terror comes to an end. Caroline Munro presents three more films to surprise you next week. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 04:45 Four Star Playhouse 1955. Comedy Drama. Directed by Roy Kellino. Stars David Niven, Robert Nichols & Norma Varden. Uncle Fred, reluctantly accompanied by his nephew, disrupts the lives of a family living in the suburbs.
Wed 21 Jun 05:25 Mrs G Goes To College Curfew Shall Not Ring Tonight. Sarah Green, an elderly Jewish widow, decides to enrol in college after raising her own children. Stars: Emmy Award-winning actress Gertrude Berg. (S1, E23)
Wed 21 Jun 06:00 The Detectives Night On The Town. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West.
Wed 21 Jun 07:00 Life With Father 1947. Comedy. Director: Michael Curtiz. Stars William Powell, Irene Dunne & Elizabeth Taylor. In 1880's New York, a financier tries to be master of his house, but his wife has beat him to it. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 09:20 Laughing Gravy 1930. Comedy. Director: James W Horne. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Charlie Hall. On a snowy winter's night, Laurel & Hardy try to keep their dog 'Laughing Gravy' hidden from their landlord. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 10:00 The Onedin Line An Inch of Candle. 1972. Stars Peter Gilmore, Anne Stallybrass & Michael Billington. James becomes intrigued by an immaculate but abandoned ship and competes with Daniel for the purchase. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 11:00 The Honey Pot 1967. Comedy. Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Stars Rex Harrison, Susan Hayward & Cliff Robertson. A millionaire tricks three ex-girlfriends into believing he's dying and leaving a fortune. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 13:35 Talking Pictures TV with Jimmy Cricket .. Cricket.Exclusive interview with the legendary comedian Jimmy Cricket filmed live at The Plaza, Liverpool. Jimmy shares laughter and tears with Mike Read as they discuss his career in showbusiness.
Wed 21 Jun 14:00 Upstairs Downstairs Another Year. 1974. Starring: Jean Marsh, Angela Baddeley & Gordon Jackson. At the end of a very difficult year, the New Year is full of hope and augurs well, especially for Richard Bellamy.
Wed 21 Jun 15:00 Inquest 1940. Drama directed by Roy Boulting. A young widow accused of murder is defended by a distinguished QC. Stars Elizabeth Allan. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 16:15 Master Spy 1964. Drama. Directed By Montgomery Tully. Starring Stephen Murray. A Russian scientist working for the British is suspected of being a 'plant', sent to monitor nuclear secrets for the Communists. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 17:40 The Assassination Bureau 1969. Comedy. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Oliver Reed, Diana Rigg & Telly Savalas. Before WWI, a journalist investigates the Assassination Bureau, which chose its targets based on moral issues. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 19:50 Look At Life 1966. A Look into what it takes to get to the top, and why football remains Britain's most popular sport. Contains lots of football stars from the clubs of the era.
Wed 21 Jun 20:00 Gideon's Way The Nightlifers. Stars Derek Fowlds, John Gregson, Alexander Davion and Daphne Anderson. A group of rich young people go from endless parties aboard a houseboat to violent crimes in the city. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 21:00 Town on Trial 1957. Drama. Director John Guillermin. Stars John Mills, Charles Coburn, Derek Farr & Barbara Bates. At a tennis club in London, a young woman is murdered, prompting a Scotland Yard investigation. [S]
Wed 21 Jun 23:00 Out of Bounds 1986. Action. Directed by Richard Tuggle. Stars Anthony Michael Hall, Jenny Wright & Jeff Kober. An Iowa farm boy finds himself in danger after he picks up the wrong bag at Los Angeles Airport. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 00:50 Dead Man's Kit 1980. Thriller. Directed by Colin Bucksey and starring Larry Lamb, Cherie Lunghi, Philip Locke and Clive Merrison. An investigation into a strange death gets more complicated when another body appears
Thu 22 Jun 02:35 Night Beat 1947. Drama. Directed by Harold Huth. Stars Anne Crawford, Maxwell Reed & Ronald Howard. Post WWII, two army friends join different sides of the law after struggling to adjust to civilian life. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 04:30 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. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 05:45 Look At Life A Hundred Thousand Oarsmen. 1966. A Look into the fascinating sport of rowing.
Thu 22 Jun 06:00 The Larkins Wide Open House. 1958. Stars David Kossoff, Peggy Mount & Shaun O'Riordan. With the Larkins son Eddie returning home after National Service, Ada plans a big party but Alf worries about the cost. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 06:40 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. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 07:45 Crow Hollow 1952. Drama. Director: Michael McCarthy. Stars Natasha Parry & Donald Houston. In a spooky mansion, one of three sinister spinsters tries to poison her nephew's wife to steal a large inheritance. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 09:00 Black Saddle 1959. The Freight Line. Western with Peter Breck. After his brothers are killed in a shootout, a gunfighter decides to hang up his guns and uphold the law by becoming a lawyer.
Thu 22 Jun 09:30 The Undercover Man 1949. Crime Drama. Directed by Joseph H. Lewis. Stars Glenn Ford, Nina Foch & James Whitmore. Treasury Department agent Frank Warren pursues a ruthless mobster who owes millions in back taxes. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 11:15 Murder in Eden 1961. Thriller. Director: Max Varnel. Stars: Ray McAnally, Catherine Feller, Yvonne Buckingham. After discovering a famous painting is a forgery, a noted art critic is killed by driver. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 12:30 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. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Regina v Lord - Part 2. 1972. Stars Edward Jewesbury, David Ashford & Christopher Benjamin. The exciting drama continues in the court room. Will they find evidence against Miss Lord? [S]
Thu 22 Jun 15:00 Three Young Texans 1954. Western. Director: Henry Levin. Stars Mitzi Gaynor, Keefe Brasselle & Jeffrey Hunter. A Texan robs a train in an effort to help his father, but his cowboy friend demands a share of the loot. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 16:35 The Night Has Eyes 1942. Thriller. Director: Leslie Arliss. Stars James Mason, Wilfrid Lawson, Joyce Howard & Mary Clare. Two teachers take refuge in an isolated house in the Yorkshire Moors when a storm breaks. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 18:10 Dressed to Kill 1946. Drama. Director: Roy William. Stars Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Patricia Morison & Edmond Breon. Sherlock Holmes & Dr. Watson hunt for the elusive plates before counterfeiters acquire them. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 19:30 One Step Beyond The Vision. 1959. Starring Bruce Gordon, Pernell Roberts & Peter Miles. During WW1, four French Soldiers are put on trial for deserting their posts and cowardice. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 20:00 The Saint The Inescapable Word. 1965. Stars Roger Moore, Ann Bell & James Maxwell. Simon investigates strange beams of light from a Scottish research centre that appear linked to recent deaths on the moors. [S]
Thu 22 Jun 21:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Honourable Member. Stars: Leo McKern, Peggy Thorpe-Bates & David Yelland. An MP is accused of a serious crime and is reluctant to defend himself.
Thu 22 Jun 22:05 Brannigan 1975. Crime. Director: Douglas Hickox. Stars John Wayne, Richard Attenborough & Judy Geeson. Jim Brannigan is sent to London to escort a mobster to the US, but a group of hitmen disrupt the plan. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 00:20 Last Page 1952. Drama. Director Terence Fisher. Stars Diana Dors, Marguerite Chapman & Raymond Huntley. A bookstore owner becomes entangled in blackmail and murder after making a pass at his new clerk. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 02:00 Tread Softly Stranger 1958. Crime Drama. Sizzling Calico (Diana Dors) plans a robbery to cover-up embezzlement and gambling debts of brothers John (George Baker) and Dave (Terence Morgan). [S]
Fri 23 Jun 03:45 The Seventh Commandment 1961. Drama. Director: Irvin Berwick. Stars Jonathan Kidd, Lyn Statten & Frank Arvidson. A car crash victim turns to religion after losing his memory but his girlfriend reappears to cause trouble. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 05:25 The June Allyson Show Suspected. Stars June Allyson, Ann Blyth, Gerald Mohr. A private stenographer is accused of murdering her employer by a cynical, woman-hating detective.
Fri 23 Jun 06:00 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. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 06:30 Hotel Sahara 1951. Comedy. Directed by Ken Annakin. Stars Yvonne De Carlo, Peter Ustinov & David Tomlinson. During WWII, the owners of a desert hotel must think on their feet to avoid destruction. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 08:10 The Last Angry Man 1959. Drama. Directed by Daniel Mann. Stars Paul Muni, David Wayne & Betsy Palmer. An aspiring television journalist profiles the life of his uncle, a doctor who battles to help the unfortunate. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 10:15 Cattle Empire 1958. Western. Directed by Charles Marquis Warren. Stars Joel McCrea, Gloria Talbott & Don Haggerty. A hated cattle boss plots revenge whilst agreeing to help the local town leaders. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 12:00 Forever and A Day 1943. Drama. Directed by Edmund Goulding, Cedric Hardwicke & Frank Lloyd. Stars George Kirby, Ray Milland & Ida Lupino. A story tracing the history of a picturesque London mansion. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 14:10 Look At Life 1966. A Look into the lives of fishermen and the background of the trawler industry.
Fri 23 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Regina v Lord - Part 3. 1972. Stars Edward Jewesbury, John Alkin & Malcolm Hebden. As the case comes to its close, will the jury believe Helen Lord, or will a guilty verdict be issued? [S]
Fri 23 Jun 15:00 Impact (1963) 1963. Drama. Jack Moir (Conrad Phillips of 'William Tell' fame), a newspaper reporter, is framed by 'The Duke' (George Pastell), a Soho racketeer against whom he has written a series of articles. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 16:15 When Mike Met Sir Tommy Mike Read meets Sir Tommy Steele OBE, Britain's first teen idol and rock 'n' roll star. In this exclusive interview, he discusses his life as an entertainer and is presented with a special gift.
Fri 23 Jun 16:30 Cat & Mouse 1958. Crime Thriller. Directed by Paul Rotha with Lee Patterson. The daughter of a convicted and executed killer believes she has murdered blackmailer Hilton Edwards. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 18:00 Time To Remember The Plunge into Peace. 1959. Narrator: Sir Michael Redgrave. It's 1920, Britain is in the spirit of peace with weddings and events galore, though there's industrial unrest and problems in Ireland. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 18:30 Sea of Sand 1958. War. Guy Green. Stars Richard Attenborough, Michael Craig & John Gregson. The Long Range Desert Group go on an expedition through North Africa to destroy a huge Nazi fuel dump. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 20:30 Dial 999 Extradition. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, Phil Brown and Robert Shaw. Maguire must serve a warrant to an American gangster seeking sanctuary in England to ensure he is sent back to the US. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro welcomes you to The Cellar Club for another evening packed with horror! The first offering for the night is The Pit and the Pendulum, a 1961 horror set in the 16th century. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 21:05 Pit and the Pendulum 1962. Horror. Directed by Roger Corman. Stars Vincent Price, Barbara Steele & John Kerr. Francis Bernard travels to Spain to investigate the strange circumstances surrounding his sister's death. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 22:40 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Next up is the 1958 horror film I Bury The Living, starring Richard Boone as a cemetery director. Also, Caroline takes a look at the viewers letters sent in. [S]
Fri 23 Jun 22:45 I Bury The Living 1958. Horror. Directed by Albert Band. Stars Richard Boone, Theodore Bikel & Peggy Maurer. A cemetery director discovers he can cause the deaths of living owners of burial plots. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 00:20 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro The last film for the evening is Hollow Triumph. Caroline introduces the 1948 crime noir starring Paul Henreid and Joan Bennett. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 00:25 Hollow Triumph 1948. Drama. Directed by Steve Sekely. Stars Paul Henreid, Joan Bennett, Leslie Brooks & Eduard Franz. Pursued by the gambler he robbed, John Muller takes on a new identity, with ironic results. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 02:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro rounds off the evening with a peek at the films for next week. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 02:05 Bad Blood 1981. Drama. Directed by Mike Newell. Starring Jack Thompson. Set in WW2, a New Zealand farmer who refuses to hand in his firearms and the siege that follows. Based on a true story. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 04:15 Musical Masquerade 1946. Musical. A Lost British short detailing where a composer's inspiration comes from and The London Symphony Orchestra.
Sat 24 Jun 05:00 Target: The Corruptors The Malignant Hearts. 1961. Stars Stephen McNally, Robert Harland & Harold J. Stone. Investigative reporters Paul Marino & Jack Flood investigate various cases of industrial corruption. (S1, E25)
Sat 24 Jun 06:00 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'. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 07:20 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. [S]
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 24 Jun 09:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood The Imposters. 1956. Stars Richard Greene, Brenda de Banzie & Jack Melford. Robin and Maid Marian assist Lady Pomfret, who has acquired the help of an imposter in order to keep her estate. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 09:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot The Bridge. 1957. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. A plot is uncovered towards the Poltifax villagers by Squire Brian as he prepares for his knighthood. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 10:00 Seventy Deadly Pills 1964. Family. Director: Pat Jackson. Stars: Gareth Robinson, Len Jones & Sally Thomsett. A gang of children, 'The Rockets' have their clubhouse used by a pair of villains on the run. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 11:05 The Buccaneers The Slave Ship. 1956. Stars Robert Shaw, Roy Purcell & Earl Cameron. Three slaves escape and take to the sea where they capture a ship for themselves, but they know the British will soon catch up. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 11:35 The Phantom Empire Chapter 10. 1935. Starring: Gene Autry, Frankie Darro & Betsy King Ross. Gene tells the Queen that Argo is the traitor and learning of this, Argo starts the revolution. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 12:00 The Time Travellers 1964. Sci-fi. Directed by Ib Melchior. Stars Preston Foster, Philip Carey & Merry Anders. Scientists travel to the year 2071, discovering a barren Earth riddled with mutants. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 13:40 The Outer Limits The Children of Spider County. 1964. Stars Lee Kinsolving, Kent Smith & John Milford. With his brothers gone and a murder claim on him, Ethan must decide if he should return to his home planet. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 14:40 Fireball XL-5 Plant Man from Space. 1962. Stars David Graham, Sylvia Anderson & Paul Maxwell. The evil Dr. Rootes tries to conquer Earth using an invasive species of alien plant life, which immediately runs amok.
Sat 24 Jun 15:10 Khartoum 1966. Drama. Directed by Basil Dearden. Stars Charlton Heston, Laurence Olivier & Richard Johnson. British General Charles Gordon defends Khartoum against an army led by a religious fanatic. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 17:45 A Chump At Oxford 1940. Comedy. Director: Alfred J. Goulding. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson & Peter Cushing. A bank pays for Stan & Ollie's education at Oxford after they catch a bank robber. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 19:00 In Suspicious Circumstances Unjust Deserts - An Uncommon Murder. 1992. Stars Fiona Gray, Malcolm Sinclair & Renny Krupinski. An examination of the poisoning of three members of a family and the killing of a Russian refugee. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 20:00 Maigret The Experts. 1961. Stars Rupert Davies, Ewen Solon & Henry Oscar. Maigret runs into the tough methods of American gunmen when mafia gangsters arrive in Paris to carry out a hit on an informer. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 21:00 The Four Just Men The Princess. 1960. Stars Dan Dailey, Honor Blackman & Betta St. John. While the Princess of a small Asiatic kingdom is visiting Europe, Collier suspects that someone is trying to murder her. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 21:30 Raw Deal 1948. Crime. Director: Anthony Mann. Stars Dennis O'Keefe, Claire Trevor & Marsha Hunt. A gangster escapes prison and sets off with his girlfriend and social worker to find the man who set him up. [S]
Sat 24 Jun 23:05 Silent Rage 1982. Action. Directed by Michael Miller. Stars Chuck Norris, Ron Silver & Steven Keats. A sheriff goes on the hunt for a crazed murderer who has been given the power to self-heal. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 01:10 A Reflection Of Fear 1972. Horror. Directed by William A. Fraker. Stars Robert Shaw, Sally Kellerman & Mary Ure. A disturbed young girl becomes resentful when her long-absent father returns home with a new woman. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 02:55 The Primitives 1962. Drama starring Jan Holden, Bill Edwards and Rio Fanning. A group of entertainers supplement their income by being international jewel thieves.
Sun 25 Jun 04:15 Woman On The Run 1950. Drama. Directed by Norman Foster. Stars Ann Sheridan, Dennis O'Keefe & Robert Keith. An eyewitness to a murder is pursued by his wife, the police and the killer around San Francisco. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 05:50 Look At Life 1966. A Look into the appeal of the four hundred castles, halls and mansions in Britain that are now open to the public.
Sun 25 Jun 06:00 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. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 07:55 County Hospital 1932. Comedy. Director: James Parrott. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Billy Gilbert. Laurel and Hardy bring their antics to the hospital when Ollie is bed-ridden with a broken leg. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 08:15 Blind Date 1959. Thriller. Directed by Joseph Losey. Starring Hardy Kruger, Stanley Baker & Micheline Presle. The mistress of a struggling artist is killed and Inspector Morgan investigates a complex case. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 10:05 The Man From Snowy River 1982. Drama. Directed by George Miller. Stars Kirk Douglas, Tom Burlinson & Terence Donovan. Coming of age story focused on an orphaned boy sent to a cattle ranch to earn his keep. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 12:15 The Oregon Trail 1959. Western Drama. Directed by Gene Fowler Jr. Stars Fred MacMurray, William Bishop & Nina Shipman. A newspaper reporter is sent to find out the truth about the settlers travelling to Oregon. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 14:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood A Year and a Day. 1956. Stars Richard Greene, Shaun O'Riordan & Peter Bennett. Robin helps a surgeon who is a runaway serf. He is one day short of a year and a day, but will he reach freedom? [S]
Sun 25 Jun 14:30 The Larkins All the Answers. 1960. Stars David Kossoff, Shaun O'Riordan & Sheila Manahan. When the television goes back to the repair shop, Eddie starts night school whilst Ada and Alf take up new hobbies. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 15:00 Action for Skids A brilliant instructional short film about how to and how not to skid your car, featuring a variety of vintage vehicles, including a Ford Consul and an Austin Van.
Sun 25 Jun 15:20 Return to Yesterday 1940. Drama. Directed by Robert Stevenson. Stars Clive Brook, Anna Lee & Dame May Whitty. The arrival of an established actor sparks a turn of events for a seaside theatrical company. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 16:40 Biscuit Time 1964. Documentary. A fascinating reel featuring a trip to the CWS Biscuit Factory in Harlow, with a detailed look at the production of their popular biscuits from start to finish.
Sun 25 Jun 17:00 The Footage Detectives We look at buying our first home in the 60s and 70s. Then, who remembers the Buccaneer Bar? There's lost footage of Jack Buchanan and we reunite an 80 year old lady with footage of her magic act. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 18:00 The Saint The Persistent Parasites. 1965. Stars Roger Moore, Cec Linder & Jan Holden. In Southern France, a gathering for a rich man's wedding ends in murder. Can Simon expose the money hungry culprit? [S]
Sun 25 Jun 19:00 The Purple Heart 1944. War. Directed by Lewis Milestone. Stars Dana Andrews, Richard Conte & Farley Granger. The story of eight airmen captured in Japan early in the war and their hardships during captivity. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 20:50 Look At Life 1966. A Look into how police dogs and guide dogs for the blind are trained as well as some of the jobs horses still do.
Sun 25 Jun 21:00 Van der Valk Enemy. Stars Barry Foster, Joanna Dunham & Nigel Stock. When Van der Valk and his wife Arlette receive death threats, the detective finds himself looking for a mysterious Enemy. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 22:00 Wicked As They Come 1956. Drama. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Arlene Dahl, Philip Carey, Herbert Marshall & Sid James. A ruthless woman takes advantage of gullible men to climb out of poverty and rise to the top. [S]
Sun 25 Jun 23:55 The Cheap Detective 1978. Comedy. Director: Robert Moore. Stars Peter Falk, Ann-Margret & Eileen Brennan. A detective attempts to prove himself innocent of his partner's murder whilst facing two difficult cases. [S]

June 26th to July 2nd


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TPTV Schedule June 26th to July 2nd

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 26 Jun 01:45 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). Stars Bill Owen, Robert Beatty and Hazel Court. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 03:35 The Heritage Chart Show with Mike Read A TOTP style TV Show for Heritage Artists based on the Heritage Chart which is voted on in over 80 countries. Songs you love from popular artists, live and on video with the odd interview.
Mon 26 Jun 04:40 Checkmate 1935. Crime drama starring Maurice Evans, Felix Aylmer, Evelyn Foster and Donald Wolfit. A Scotland Yard detective gets more than he bargained with a gang of London jewel thieves. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 06:00 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. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 07:10 The Black Book 1949. Thriller. Directed by Anthony Mann. Stars Robert Cummings, Richard Basehart & Richard Hart. A powerful man desperately searches for his black book, a list of those marked for the guillotine. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 09:00 Man On A Tightrope 1953. Drama. Directed by Elia Kazan. Stars Fredric March, Terry Moore & Gloria Grahame. A Czech circus manager plans a daring escape from Communism to freedom with his entire troupe. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 11:15 Murder By Proxy 1955. Crime. Director: Terence Fisher. Stars Dane Clark, Belinda Lee & Betty Ann Davies. An American in London takes a job offered by a beautiful woman, only to then become embroiled in a murder. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 13:00 Christmas Lights 2004. Comedy Drama. Directed by Paul Seed. Stars Robson Green, Mark Benton & Nicola Stephenson. Two lifelong friends forget what Christmas is really about when they take rivalries to the extreme. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Conspiracy - Part 1. 1972. Stars Richard Warner, Keith Bell & Sara Clee. A radical journalist and his girlfriend are accused of conspiring to cause an explosion after a printing press is wrecked. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 15:00 Of Human Bondage 1934. Drama. Directed by John Cromwell. Stars Bette Davis, Leslie Howard & Frances Dee. A young man becomes attracted to a cold and unfeeling waitress who may ultimately destroy them both. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 16:40 Stock Car 1955. Drama. After the death of her father while motor racing, the daughter (Rona Anderson) is dissuaded from selling his garage by fellow racer Larry (Paul Carpenter) who helps her run it. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 18:00 The Footage Detectives Who remembers all the fantastic pin badges we used to collect? Then it's off to Manchester to the site of Mather and Platt, we join the Boys' Brigade, and we travel from London to Kent. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 19:00 The Champions The Body Snatchers. 1969. Starring: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo & Bernard Lee. Two journalists find the body of missing military expert Patterson frozen in a research establishment. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 20:00 The Main Chance Killing. 1975. Director: Cyril Coke. Starring: John Stride, Glynn Edwards & Ingrid Hafner. David finds his sense of loss and loneliness becoming intolerable.
Mon 26 Jun 21:00 The Young Don't Cry 1957. Crime Drama. Directed by Alfred L. Werker. Stars Sal Mineo, James Whitmore & J. Carrol Naish. A teenage orphan gets involved with a chain-gang convict who is planning his escape from prison. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 22:45 Secret Army The Execution. 1979. Stars Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards & Clifford Rose. Reinhardt is moved to a prisoner of war camp, finding Kessler there. Meanwhile, victory over Germany is declared. [S]
Mon 26 Jun 23:50 Crown Court Sunset of Arms - Part 1. 1973. Stars Michael Lees, Bernard Brown & James Maxwell. Major Alistair Fitton, a hero of the British campaign in Korea, is suing Professor Harold Pusey for libel. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 00:20 Crown Court Sunset of Arms - Part 2. 1973. Stars Bruce Boa, Fredric Abbott & Barry Jackson. There are surprising developments and revelations as the case continues to unfold. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 00:50 Crown Court Sunset of Arms - Part 3. 1973. Stars James Maxwell, Pamela Lane & André Van Gyseghem. Was the Major a hero or a coward? It’s time for the jury to decide whether Major Fitton should win his case. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 01:20 Vice Squad 1982. Thriller. Directed by Gary A. Sherman. Stars Wings Hauser, Season Hubley & Gary Swanson. A single mother and Hollywood prostitute goes undercover for the police after her friend is murdered.
Tue 27 Jun 03:15 Gorgo 1961. Sci-Fi. An undersea earthquake causes some sea-monsters to surface. Gorgo is captured and taken to be displayed in London, but Gorgo's mother is looking for her baby. Starring Bill Travers. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 04:50 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.
Tue 27 Jun 06:00 The Trial of Madame X 1948. Drama. Directed by Paul England. Stars Mara Russell-Tavernan, Frank Hawkins & Edward Leslie. A philandering wife accused of murder is unknowingly defended by her own son in court. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 07:10 Sherlock Holmes The Mother Hubbard Case. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. Sherlock Holmes tracks down a murderer who lures victims to empty houses, where they are killed. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 07:40 Railroaded 1947. Crime. Directed by Anthony Mann. Stars John Ireland, Sheila Ryan & Hugh Beaumont. A beautician and her boyfriend frame an innocent man after their attempt at robbery goes wrong. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 09:10 Confession 1955. Crime. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Sydney Chaplin, Audrey Dalton & Jefferson Clifford. After several killings of thieves occur, a priest is then marked for murder after hearing a confession. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 11:00 Port of Escape 1956. Crime drama directed by Anthony Young. Two men on the run hide out in a Thames boat and take the woman owner hostage. Starring Bill Kerr, Googie Withers and Joan Hickson. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 12:35 Hudson's Bay 1940. Adventure. Director: Irving Pichel. Stars Paul Muni, Gene Tierney & Vincent Price. The story of trapper and explorer Pierre Esprit Radisson who seeks to build a trading post in Hudson's Bay. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 14:30 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. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 16:30 Radio Cab Murder 1954. Crime drama directed by Vernon Sewell and filmed at Nettelfold. An ex-convict taxi driver poses as a crook to catch a bank robber. Starring Jimmy Hanley and Sam Kydd. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 18:00 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Talking Head. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts. A 12 year old boy insists his dead father told him to kill his mother's new fiancee. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 18:30 Scotland Yard 1955. Night Plane to Amsterdam. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Gerald Case, Shay Gorman, Selma Vas Dias & Andreas Malandrinos. The case of a murder which baffled the police of two countries. (S1, E11)
Tue 27 Jun 19:05 Danger UXB Dead Letter. 1979. Stars Anthony Andrews, Judy Geeson & Iain Cuthbertson. A large UXB in the London Underground brings Ash face-to-face with a new type of fuse.
Tue 27 Jun 20:05 The Human Jungle Time-Check. 1963. Stars Herbert Lom. A thief seems strangely fascinated by clocks. Inspector Meredith & Dr Corder hold opposed views. Guest stars Melvyn Hayes & Gerald James. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 21:05 Maigret Maigret and the Burglar's Wife. 1991. Stars Bruno Cremer, Michael Lonsdale & Renée Faure. A murder has occurred during a burglary at a dentist's home, but no one wants to cooperate with Maigret.
Tue 27 Jun 23:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Step into the club! Tonight, we bring you an eclectic mix of films to enjoy! Caroline Munro introduces the first feature, Bright Hair. This 1997 British drama stars Emilia Fox and James Purefoy. [S]
Tue 27 Jun 23:05 Bright Hair 1997. Mystery. Directed by Christopher Menaul. Stars Emilia Fox, James Purefoy & Oliver Milburn. A rebellious schoolgirl's life is plunged into chaos after accidently discovering a murder scene. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 01:20 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro returns to introduce the second film of the evening, My Science Project. This 1985 American sci-fi comedy stars John Stockwell as a teenager who discovers a time travel contraption. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 01:25 My Science Project 1985. Comedy. Directed by Jonathan Betuel. Stars John Stockwell, Danielle von Zerneck & Fisher Stevens. A teenager and his friend find a time-travel device, unaware of its dangerous potential. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 03:15 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro We end the night with a film full of murder and terror. Caroline presents Blood Thirst, a 1971 horror directed by Newt Arnold, about a series of strange murders surrounding a nightclub in Manila. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 03:20 Blood Thirst 1971. Horror. Directed by Newt Arnold. Stars Robert Winston, Katherine Henryk & Yvonne Nielson. An American detective travels to the Philippines to investigate a series of murders in Manila. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 04:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro To conclude this exhilarating night, Caroline Munro provides a sneak peek at the three films for next week. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 05:00 Talking Pictures TV with Jimmy Cricket .. Cricket.Exclusive interview with the legendary comedian Jimmy Cricket filmed live at The Plaza, Liverpool. Jimmy shares laughter and tears with Mike Read as they discuss his career in showbusiness.
Wed 28 Jun 05:25 Mrs G Goes To College Gentlemen Caller. Sarah Green, an elderly Jewish widow, decides to enrol in college after raising her own children. Stars: Emmy Award-winning actress Gertrude Berg. (S1, E24)
Wed 28 Jun 06:00 The Detectives Pandora's Box. Captain Matt Holbrook (Robert Taylor) leads a squad of brave and tough detectives tackling crime. Also Stars: Tige Andrews, Russell Thorson, Adam West.
Wed 28 Jun 07:00 Twice Two 1933. Comedy. Starring: Laurel & Hardy, Baldwin Cooke & Charlie Hall. Stan and Ollie are married to each other's sisters and plan a dinner party to celebrate their mutual anniversaries. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 07:30 Nickelodeon 1977. Comedy. Directed by Peter Bogdanovich. Stars Ryan O'Neal, Burt Reynolds & Tatum O'Neal. It's 1910 and a new form of entertainment is growing in popularity - the nickelodeon moving pictures! [S]
Wed 28 Jun 10:00 The Onedin Line Goodbye, Goodbye. 1972. Stars Peter Gilmore, Anne Stallybrass & Jessica Benton. James buys a house after a delightful discovery. Albert and Elizabeth's marriage takes a turn for the worse. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 11:00 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. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 13:20 One Step Beyond Epilogue. 1959. Starring Julie Adams, Charles Herbert and Charles Aidman. A recovering alcoholic is pushed to his limits when his family is trapped in a collapsed mine. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 14:00 Upstairs Downstairs The Hero's Farewell. 1974. Starring: Gordon Jackson, Joan Benham & Robin Bailey. Lady Prudence finally gets hold of the Bellamy drawing room for a worthy cause.
Wed 28 Jun 15:00 Ransom 1975. Action. Director: Casper Wrede. Stars Sean Connery, Ian Mcshane, John Quentin. The chief of Scandinavian national security is tasked to rescue the passengers of a high-jacked British plane. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 16:50 Circumstantial Evidence (1952) 1952. Crime. Director: Daniel Birt. Stars: Rona Anderson, Patrick Holt & John Arnatt. Cleverly crafted crime drama - A woman seeks evidence that will give her grounds for divorce. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 18:00 For the Love of Ada The Widower. 1970. Stars Wilfred Pickles, Irene Handl & Jack Smethurst. Ada brings Walter home for the first time, for a fish and chip supper. (S1, E01) [S]
Wed 28 Jun 18:30 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. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 20:00 Public Eye 1969. Detective & Mystery Drama. Welcome To Brighton? Stars John Bindon, Alfred Burke & Heather Canning. A Private Inquiry Agent is released from prison on parole and attempts to build a new life.
Wed 28 Jun 21:05 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. [S]
Wed 28 Jun 22:45 A Song For Europe 1985. Drama. Director John Goldschmidt. Stars David Suchet, Maria Schneider & Reinhard Glemintz. Steven Dyer, an executive working for a drugs company, decides to report his employer. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 00:50 The Ceremony 1964. Drama. Directed by Laurence Harvey. Stars Laurence Harvey, Sarah Miles & Robert Walker Jr. A man jailed for committing murder must date his brother's girl to receive help escaping prison. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 03:00 Afraid Of The Dark 1991. Horror Drama. Directed by Mark Peploe. Stars James Fox, Fanny Ardant & Paul McGann. A young boy becomes obsessed with blindness and violence after witnessing a serial killer at work. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 04:50 The Black Abbot 1934. Crime Comedy. Director: George A. Cooper. Stars John Stuart, Judy Kelly & Edgar Norfolk. A gang of crooks use the legend of a ghost haunting an old dark mansion to help kidnap a rich man. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 06:00 The Larkins Gun-in-Law. 1958. Stars David Kossoff, Barbara Mitchell & Peggy Mount. Jeff is forced to entertain a group of obnoxious kids at the same time Eddie's prospective employers are planning a visit. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 06:30 Date With Disaster 1957. Crime drama directed by Charles Saunders and starring Tom Drake, William Hartnell and Shirely Eaton. One of the two owners of a car business plans to embezzle the company's funds. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 07:45 Bank Raiders 1958. Crime. Director Maxwell Munden. Stars Peter Reynolds, Sandra Dorne. The driver of a successful bank robbery ignores advice to lay low, setting off a dangerous chain of events. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 09:00 Black Saddle 1959. Murdock. Western with Peter Breck. After his brothers are killed in a shootout, a gunfighter decides to hang up his guns and uphold the law by becoming a lawyer.
Thu 29 Jun 09:30 Sammy Going South 1963. Adventure. Directed by Alexander Mackendrick. Stars Edward G. Robinson, Fergus McClelland & Harry H. Corbett. A young boy travels across the desert alone to find his only relative. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 11:50 The Promise 1952. Drama. Directed by Norman Walker. Stars Lesley Dudley, Harry Fowler & Everley Gregg. A newly appointed Prison Missioner, struggling in his new role, turns to the Holy Spirit for inspiration. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 12:50 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. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Conspiracy - Part 2. 1972. Stars Richard Warner, Charles Keating & David Ashford. It's unveiled to the court that journalist Trevor Luckhurst and student Jill Sawyer are known political activists. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 15:00 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. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 16:50 The London Nobody Knows 1967. Documentary. Directed by Norman Cohen. Stars James Mason. In the spirit of adventure and discovery, this offbeat and exciting film exposes the surprising and intriguing London of the 60s. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 17:45 Gilda 1946. Drama. Directed by Charles Vidor. Stars Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford & George Macready. A crooked gambler, a casino owner and his unfaithful wife, are caught up in a deadly love triangle. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 20:00 The Saint The Sign of the Claw. 1965. Stars Roger Moore, Suzan Farmer & Peter Copley. The Saint searches for the source of terrorist attacks in the jungles of South-East Asia. [S]
Thu 29 Jun 21:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Married Lady. Stars: Leo McKern, Peggy Thorpe-Bates & David Yelland. After a long spell without cases, Rumpole helps divorce his old friend and colleague George Frobisher.
Thu 29 Jun 22:05 An Innocent Man 1989. Crime Drama. Directed by Peter Yates. Stars Tom Selleck, F. Murray Abraham & Laila Robins. Two corrupt cops send an innocent man to prison, leading him to seek revenge on his release. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 00:25 Raw Deal 1948. Crime. Director: Anthony Mann. Stars Dennis O'Keefe, Claire Trevor & Marsha Hunt. A gangster escapes prison and sets off with his girlfriend and social worker to find the man who set him up. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 02:00 Water 1985. Comedy. Director Dick Clement. Stars Michael Caine, Leonard Rossiter & Billy Connolly. A British diplomat's idyllic home is thrown into chaos when a source of natural mineral water is found. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 04:00 The Gentleman Bandit 1981. Crime drama directed by Jonathan Kaplan. Based on the real-life ordeal of Baltimore priest Bernard Pagano who was arrested for a series of hold-ups. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 06:00 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. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 06:30 She'll Have to Go 1962. Comedy. Directed by Robert Asher. Stars Bob Monkhouse, Alfred Marks & Hattie Jacques. Two brother's scheme to gain the family fortune after their grandmother bestows it to their cousin. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 08:15 Broken Lance 1954. Western. Directed by Edward Dmytryk. Stars Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner & Richard Widmark. The story of a rancher family in 1880's Arizona who are troubled by conflict, hatred and greed. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 10:10 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. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 12:15 Halls of Montezuma 1951. Action Drama. Directed by Lewis Milestone. Stars Richard Widmark, Jack Palance & Reginald Gardiner. A group of marine's race against time to find a Japanese rocket base. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 14:30 Crown Court Conspiracy - Part 3. 1972. Stars Bernard Gallagher, Dorothy Vernon & Tony Adams. The defence barrister accuses the night watchman of extreme anti-left wing bias, could this save the young couple? [S]
Fri 30 Jun 15:00 McLintock 1963. Western. Director: Andrew V. McLaglen. Stars John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara & Patrick Wayne. Wealthy rancher McLintock uses his power and influence to keep the peace between conflicting groups. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 17:40 River Pilot 1959. Documentary. Directed by Stanley Marks. A fascinating short film following a river pilot through a day's work on the Thames.
Fri 30 Jun 18:00 Time To Remember The Time When Little Happened. 1959. Narrated by Roland Culver. During 1921, national newspapers struggle to find a story as Britain tries to return to normality. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 18:30 The Gentle Gunman 1952. Crime drama. Director Basil Dearden. Stars John Mills, Dirk Bogarde & Robert Beatty. In 1941, two Irish brothers working for the I.R.A come into conflict with their local leader's cruelty. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 20:15 Look At Life 1960. A look into the thrills of training as a parachutist; from joining the school run by the Royal Air Force at Abingdon, to the first time ever jumping out of an aircraft with 59 other soldiers.
Fri 30 Jun 20:30 Dial 999 Honeymoon. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, Robert Bruce & Yvonne Buckingham. A honeymooning couple have their insurance policy stolen. Maguire must act fast to prevent their valuables being taken. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Welcome to another evening at The Cellar Club hosted by Caroline Munro. The first film of the night is the mysterious Burnt Offerings, a 1976 horror starring Karen Black and Oliver Reed. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 21:05 Burnt Offerings 1976. Horror. Directed by Dan Curtis. Stars Karen Black, Oliver Reed & Burgess Meredith. A family moves into an old country mansion, unaware of the strange and sinister power within its walls. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 23:25 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro introduces the second film of the night - The Incident. Made in 1967, this thrilling crime drama stars Martin Sheen and Beau Bridges. [S]
Fri 30 Jun 23:30 The Incident 1967. Crime Drama. Directed by Larry Peerce. Stars Tony Musante, Martin Sheen & Beau Bridges. Late one night, two young men hold hostage the passengers of one car of a New York subway train. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 01:25 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro The Great Flamarion is the final film to be introduced by Caroline this evening. Caroline discusses the 1945 drama directed by Anthony Mann and starring Erich von Stroheim & Mary Beth Hughes. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 01:30 The Great Flamarion 1945. Drama. Directed by Anthony Mann. Stars Erich von Stroheim, Mary Beth Hughes & Dan Duryea. A beautiful female performer manipulates all the men in her life in order to achieve her ambitions. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 03:05 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro As Caroline closes the doors for The Cellar Club once more, she gives us a sneak preview of next week's exciting films. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 03:10 20 Questions Murder Mystery 1950. Crime. Director: Paul L. Stein. Stars Robert Beatty, Rona Anderson & Clifford Evans. Prior to committing a crime, someone sends in a question to the B.B.C.'s '20 Questions' programme. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 05:00 Target: The Corruptors A Man's Castle. 1961. Stars Stephen McNally, Robert Harland & Harold J. Stone. Investigative reporters Paul Marino & Jack Flood investigate various cases of industrial corruption. (S1, E26)
Sat 01 Jul 06:00 Monster From Green Hell 1957. Sci-fi. Directed by Kenneth G. Crane. A scientific expedition in Africa investigates wasps that have been exposed to radiation and mutated into giant, killing monsters. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 07:25 Dick Barton Special Agent 1948. Action. Director: Alfred J. Goulding. Stars Don Stannard, George Ford & Jack Shaw. Agent Barton goes into hiding after an attempt on his life and uncovers a plot to pollute Britain's water. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 08:50 Look At Life 1961. A look into the world of pets and with a special glimpse at budgerigars.
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 01 Jul 09:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood Ransom. 1956. Stars Richard Greene, Robert Raglan & Philip Ashley. Robin Hood comes to the aid of heavily taxed villagers who are being forced to raise the ransom for the Count of Severne's son. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 09:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot The Ugly Duckling. 1957. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. Sir Lancelot and Merlin on a visit to Lamorack help their host when is daughter is threatened. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 10:00 Soapbox Derby 1957. Action. Directed by D'Arcy Conyers. Stars Michael Crawford, Keith Davis & Malcolm Kirby. A group of boys compete in the Soap Box Derby, despite facing sabotage from their rivals. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 11:05 The Buccaneers Gunpowder Plot. 1956. Stars Robert Shaw, André Morell & Pamela Wright. Dan Tempest is tasked with securing extra gun powder from the Admiralty after a succession of pirate raids. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 11:35 The Phantom Empire Chapter 11. 1935. Starring: Gene Autry, Frankie Darro & Betsy King Ross. Argo takes over control Murania and sentences the Queen to death. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 12:00 Killers From Space 1954. Sci-fi Mystery. Directed by W. Lee Wilder. Stars Peter Graves, James Seay & Steve Pendleton. An atomic scientist injured in a plane crash makes a claim that he was abducted by aliens. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 13:30 The Outer Limits Specimen: Unknown. 1964. Stars Stephen McNally, Richard Jaeckel & Gail Kobe. Astronauts discover a deadly species of flower; an investigation is delayed, leaving the lethal plants bound for Earth! [S]
Sat 01 Jul 14:30 Fireball XL-5 Spy in Space. 1962. Stars David Graham, Sylvia Anderson & John Bluthal. Boris and Griselda Space Spy plot to steal Fireball XL5 from a deep-space refuelling station, but will they succeed?
Sat 01 Jul 15:00 X The Unknown 1956. Fantasy. Directed by Leslie Norman. Stars Dean Jagger, Edward Chapman & Leo McKern. A radioactive creature terrorises a remote Scottish village, will anyone be able to stop it? [S]
Sat 01 Jul 16:35 One Man, One Dog Made in 1971. Filmed at Scotland Yard. An insightful film on the police dogs and their handlers and what was the state of crime in London and surrounding areas in the 1970s. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 16:55 The Blue Lamp 1949. Crime. Directed by Basil Dearden. Stars Dirk Bogarde, Jack Warner & Jimmy Hanley. A killer shoots a London policeman during a robbery. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 18:40 Look At Life 1960. A look at how horses and their police riders are trained, exploring how they do their job.
Sat 01 Jul 19:00 In Suspicious Circumstances Laugh Baby Laugh - Shadows of Doubt. 1993. Stars James Clyde, Nicola Duffett & Donald Pelmear. The story of a society woman who shot her lover and a look at the brutal murder of a farmer's wife. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 20:00 Maigret The Cactus. 1961. Stars Rupert Davies, Ewen Solon & Sheila Burrell. After one of his men is injured by an apartment house, Maigret takes up temporary residence so he can investigate undercover. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 21:00 The Four Just Men The Protector. 1960. Stars Richard Conte, Maureen Connell & Ferdy Mayne. Janis Gorman believes she is going insane, but is she being manipulated? Ryder is contacted for help to uncover the truth. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 21:30 Underworld U.S.A. 1961. Crime Drama. Directed by Samuel Fuller. Stars Cliff Robertson, Dolores Dorn & Beatrice Kay. A teenager who witnesses his father's murder vows to exact revenge on the mobsters who killed him. [S]
Sat 01 Jul 23:25 Vanishing Point 1971. Action. Director: Richard Sarafian. Stars Barry Newman, Cleavon Little & Dean Jagger. A car delivery driver accepts a challenge to get a race car from Denver to San Francisco in record time. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 01:25 Wicked As They Come 1956. Drama. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Arlene Dahl, Philip Carey, Herbert Marshall & Sid James. A ruthless woman takes advantage of gullible men to climb out of poverty and rise to the top. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 03:20 Rage 1966. Drama. Director: Gilberto Gazcon. Stars Glenn Ford, Stella Stevens & David Reynoso. In Mexico, a small town doctor bitten by a rabid dog, races against time to get to the city and find help. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 05:25 One Step Beyond Premonition. 1959. Starring Pamela Lincoln, Paul Langton and Skip Young. A girl becomes haunted by a premonition of her own death, but will it come true... [S]
Sun 02 Jul 06:00 Castle Sinister 1947. Drama. During the war, a British agent travels to the remote Glennye Castle in the wilds of Scotland to investigate a mysterious murder by a masked phantom. Directed by Oscar Burn. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 07:00 Frozen Alive 1964. Sci-Fi. Directed by Bernard Knowles. Mark Stevens, Marianne Koch & Wolfgang Lukschy. A scientist experimenting with suspended animation decides to use himself as a test subject. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 08:35 Mohawk 1956. Adventure. Director: Kurt Neumann. Stars Scott Brady, Rita Gam & Neville Brand. An artist is torn between his love for two women and is thrown into the middle of a Mohawk-Iroquois-American. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 10:10 1955 The Channel Islands A glimpse of the Channel Islands in the 50s, we start in Jersey and finish in Guernsey. A fascinating, colourful insight into the holiday camps, streets, cars of these wonderful islands in 1955.
Sun 02 Jul 10:35 Hide and Seek 1963. Thriller. Director Endfield. Stars Ian Carmichael, Curd Jürgens & Janet Munro. An astrophysicist in London finds it frustratingly difficult to return a wallet to an Easter European friend. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 12:20 The Weapon 1956. Thriller. Directed by Val Guest. Stars Steve Cochran, Lizabeth Scott, Herbert Marshall & George Cole. In an old abandoned building, Erik finds a 10 year old murder weapon stuck to a brick. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 14:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood The Goldmaker. 1956. Stars Richard Greene, Alfie Bass & Ian Hunter. Robin comes to the aid of Sir Richard of Lea who needs help untangling his finances and to deal with Lepidus the Alchemist. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 14:30 The Larkins A Fiddle in Froth. 1960. Stars Shaun O'Riordan, Fred Robinson & Jack Newmark. Alf wins 12 crates of beer in the pub raffle. Ada demands they're returned, so Alf stages a robbery to get them back. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 15:00 Appointment In London 1953. War. Director: Philip Leacock. Stars Dirk Bogarde, Ian Hunter & Dinah Sheridan. A strained British Wing Commander leads his squadron of Lancaster bombers into another dangerous mission. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 16:50 Look At Life 1960. A look into the world of car rallies, getting a behind the scenes glimpse of the events.
Sun 02 Jul 17:00 The Footage Detectives Hi De Hi campers, join us as we look at good old fashioned holiday camps, special guest Jamie Anderson shares secrets about Fireball XL5, we look at the Compton Cinema Organ and reels of Vespas. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 18:00 The Saint The Man Who Could Not Die. 1965. Stars Roger Moore, Patrick Allen & Jennie Linden. Simon warns a friend about going on a hunting expedition with a blackmail victim. Could trouble be in store? [S]
Sun 02 Jul 19:00 Another Fine Mess 1930. Laurel & Hardy. Director: James Parrott. Starring: Laurel & Hardy, Harry Bernard. James Parrott. Two homeless vagabonds hide out in a vacant mansion and pose as the residents. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 19:35 Sherlock: The Secret Weapon 1942. Mystery. Directed by Roy William Neill. Stars Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce & Lionel Atwill. Sherlock Holmes must protect a scientist's invention from falling into the wrong hands. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 21:00 Van der Valk Accidental. Stars Barry Foster, Joanna Dunham & Nigel Stock. The Chief Prosecutor in an international disappears, Van der Valk must investigate. [S]
Sun 02 Jul 22:00 Magic 1978. Thriller. Directed by Richard Attenborough and starring Anthony Hopkins. A magician's assistant falls prey to the power of his own act. [S]

July 3rd to July 9th


Tuesday 21st May

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Tuesday 21st May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:50 Look At Life 1963. A close look at safety on the sea in an emergency.
01:00 The Gold Robbers The Man with Two Faces. 1969. Stars Peter Vaughan, Jeremy Child & Johnny Shannon. As Cradock gets closer to the heart of the robbery, he comes under further pressure by powerful men far above him. [S]
02:00 Maigret The Vanishing M. Owen. 1997. Stars Bruno Cremer, Arielle Dombasle & Bernard Haller. Whilst on holiday in Cannes, Maigret receives news a man has drowned in the bath in the suite of M. Ernst Owen. [S]
03:50 Look At Life ... Heritage. 1962. A detailed report on the National Trust and what it is doing to save our national heritage.
04:00 Justice Trial for Murder. 1974. Stars Margaret Lockwood, John Stone & Anne Glover. A wife is accused of feeding cheese to her husband after being warned it would not agree with his medication.
05:00 The Lloyd Bridges Show War Song. 1962. Lloyd Bridges introduces a news event, either current or the past, discussing its relevance. Stars Lloyd Bridges, Jeff Bridges & Dub Taylor. Created by: Aaron Spelling.
05:30 Honey West 1965. Don't Look Now, But Isn't That Me? Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. Honey pursues a ring of thieves, one of whom disguises herself as Honey.
06:00 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed throughout May. [S]
06:10 Go West 1925. Comedy. Director: Buster Keaton. Stars Buster Keaton, Howard Truesdale & Kathleen Myers. A New Yorker tries his luck finding a job in the country and finds his way leading a herd of cattle.
07:45 Look At Life ... Is No Joke. 1967. A peek behind the scenes at the business of the comedian and how it is being expanded due to television.
08:00 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Vanished Detective. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. Sherlock Holmes disappears, urging Dr. Watson and Inspector Lestrade to find him. [S]
08:35 The Case of Charles Peace 1949. Drama. Made at Merton Park Studios, based on a true story, directed by Norman Lee. The film recounts the exploits through the trial of Charles Peace. Starring Michael Martin-Harvey. [S]
10:20 Send For Paul Temple 1946. Crime Drama. Directed by John Argyle. Starring Anthony Hulme and Joy Shelton. Scotland Yard calls in novelist and amateur detective Paul Temple to help track down a gang of diamond robbers. [S]
12:00 Worzel Gummidge Aunt Sally. 1979. Stars Jon Pertwee, Una Stubbs & Joan Sims. Worzel pays a visit to the village fête, whilst there he meets a forlorn Aunt Sally, who is in fear of being sold. Can Worzel help her? [S]
12:35 Faces in the Dark 1960. Drama. Directed by David Eady. Starring John Gregson, Mai Zetterling & John Ireland. Richard, a factory owner, becomes blind during an experiment on the very day his wife wants a divorce. [S]
14:15 On the Fiddle 1961. Comedy. Directed by Cyril Frankel. Stars Alfred Lynch, Sean Connery & Cecil Parker. A couple of loveable service dodgers avoid the front line until they are sent to France. [S]
16:15 Ladies Who Do 1963. Comedy. Director: C.M. Pennington-Richards. Stars Peggy Mount, Robert Morley & Harry H. Corbett. A British Colonel (Morley) teams up with a cleaning lady to profit from office bin tips. [S]
17:55 The Beverly Hillbillies The Great Feud. 1962. Stars Buddy Ebsen, Donna Douglas & Raymond Bailey. The Clampett clan takes great offense when Sonny jilts Elly, and they start a feud with the Drysdales. [S]
18:30 Scotland Yard 1957. The Lonely House. Directed by Montgomery Tully. Starring Russell Napier, Dorothy Bramhall and Bettina Dickson. A trap is laid for a couple running a murderous dating agency. (S1, E19)
19:05 Dangerous Knowledge Dividends. Stars: John Gregson, Patrick Allen & Prunella Ransome. Kirby, Fane, Vincent and Laura travel to Normandy to uncover if fane's advisor is a soviet agent (S1, E06)
19:35 Dangerous Assignment The Lagoon Story. 1951. Stars Brian Donlevy & Christine Larson. Steve goes to Africa to locate two missing agents who were sent there to find the breeding grounds of a deadly strain of parasites. [S]
20:05 Manhunt Confessional. 1970. Stars Cyd Hayman, Maggie Fitzgibbon & Brian Cox. Nina and Adelaide rendezvous in the church of St Xavier. But is it a Gestapo ruse to get Nina away from Gratz? [S]
21:05 Maigret A Shadow in the Courtyard. 2004. Stars Bruno Cremer, Christine Boisson & Alain Rimoux. Mr Boyer has been murdered and more than 300,000 Francs stolen. Maigret tries to piece the puzzle together. [S]
22:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join Caroline Munro for an evening of horrifying science fiction delights. First up, is the 1985 sci-fi horror Lifeforce featuring British theatrical greats Frank Finlay and Patrick Stewart. [S]
23:00 Lifeforce 1985. Horror. Directed by Tobe Hooper. Stars Steve Railsback, Mathilda May & Patrick Stewart. A space shuttle mission investigating Halley's Comet brings back a malevolent race of space vampires. [S]
Wednesday 22nd May

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Wednesday 22nd May

Time Programme Synopsis
01:15 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Our next offering, another brilliant sci-fi horror, is The Man Who Turned to Stone. Caroline Munro presents the strange and frightening 1957 film starring Victor Jory. [S]
01:20 The Man Who Turned To Stone 1957. Horror. Director: Leslie Kardos. Stars Victor Jory, William Hudson & Charlotte Austin. 18th century scientists, who have discovered the secret to immortality, take over a girl's reformatory. [S]
02:50 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro As Caroline Munro prepares to close the doors of The Cellar Club, she provides a glimpse of two more unmissable films coming next week. [S]
02:55 Hyde Park Corner 1935. Drama. Directed by Sinclair Hill and starring Gordon Harker, Binnie Hale and Eric Portman. A duel is destined to be repeated when the two descendants of the original duel meet. [S]
04:35 Bullet Scars 1942. Crime Drama. Directed by D. Ross Lederman. Stars Regis Toomey, Adele Longmire & Howard Da Silva. A doctor and a nurse are forced to treat a wounded gangster who was injured during a robbery. [S]
05:50 Look At Life 1965. An insight into the interesting jobs police dogs do and how they are trained.
06:00 Burke's Law 1964. Who Killed My Girl? Directed by Don Taylor. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Using a .38 revolver with a silencer, an assailant murders heiress Diana Mercer in her bedroom.
07:00 Old Mother Riley M.P. 1939. Comedy Starry Arthur Lucan and Kitty McShane. Old Mother Riley has an argument with a powerful landlord and is persuaded by oppressed tenants to stand on her soapbox! [S]
08:20 The 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. [S]
10:00 Together 1981. Stars Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Delena Kidd, Brian Jameson, Wally Thomas. Poor Mrs Webber is off with the flu, it's not clear if Dougie is coping.
10:30 The Buccaneers Blood Will Tell. 1957. Stars Robert Shaw, Dawson France & John Dearth. The trader's estate, Gresham Island, is in jeopardy. A lawyer arrives at the colony in search of the last remaining heir. [S]
11:05 Wanted For Murder 1946. Drama. Directed by Lawrence Huntington. Stars Eric Portman, Dulcie Gray, Derek Farr & Roland Culver. The son of a Victorian hangman is driven insane by thoughts of his father's profession... [S]
13:10 Tiger By The Tail 1955. Drama. Director: John Gilling. John Desmond, (Larry Parks) meets a mysterious woman (Lisa Daniely) who turns out to be part of a counterfeit ring. Desmond is caught up in the whole affair. [S]
14:50 Look At Life 1967. A look at the remarkable livestock traffic passing through Heathrow Airport, which are cared for by the RSPCA.
15:00 Saddle Up! James Stephens welcomes you back for more Western adventures. First up, is the 1956 American CinemaScope Western feature The Proud Ones, starring Robert Ryan and Virginia Mayo. [S]
15:05 The Proud Ones 1956. Western. Directed by Robert D. Webb. Stars Robert Ryan, Virginia Mayo & Jeffrey Hunter. Marshal Cass Silver prepares for trouble as he struggles to maintain peace in his small town. [S]
16:55 Saddle Up! There's a mix up in the printer's office and someone else is put on a wanted poster, but can Johnny find the real criminal? James Stephens introduces the latest episode of Johnny Ringo. [S]
17:00 Johnny Ringo The Poster Incident. Directed by Aaron Spelling. Starring Don Durant. Carter robs and kills a shop owner. Due to a mix-up at the printer's office, Someone else is on Carter's wanted poster. [S]
17:30 Bonanza Feet of Clay. 1960. Stars Dan Blocker, David Ladd & Michael Landon. The Cartwrights take in a young boy following the death of his mother and the imprisonment of his father. [S]
18:30 Zane Grey: Set-Up 1960. Western. Directed by Robert Florey. Stars Phyllis Kirk, Steve Forrest & Robert Gist. A man forced into a marriage resulting in his land being taken, returns years later to claim what is his. [S]
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Waste Land. 1970. Stars Jack Warner, Margaret John & James Grout. When a policeman goes missing under strange circumstances, his colleagues search for him using clues from his past. [S]
20:00 The Human Jungle The Flip Side Man. 1963. Stars Herbert Lom. A successful pop singer fears for his career and he is convinced he has a doppelganger. Guest stars Jess Conrad and Annette Carell Laurie. [S]
21:05 Gideon's Way The Millionaire's Daughter. Stars John Gregson, Alexander Davion and Daphne Anderson. A well-known criminal has started a romance with the daughter of a rich couple and Gideon is suspicious. [S]
22:10 Absence of Malice 1981. Drama. Director: Sydney Pollack. Stars Paul Newman, Sally Field & Bob Balaban. An innocent man's life begins to unravel after it's reported in a newspaper he is a suspect in a murder case. [S]
Thursday 23rd May

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Thursday 23rd May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:30 Maigret The Revolver. 1960. Stars Rupert Davies, Ewen Solon & Margaretta Scott. Maigret is faced with a strange situation when his revolver is stolen and seems likely to be used for attempted murder. [S]
01:35 The Gallant Hours 1960. Drama. Directed by Robert Montgomery. Stars James Cagney & Dennis Weaver. The story of Admiral William F. Halsey as he fought to turn the tide against the Japanese during World War II. [S]
03:55 Baby, The Rain Must Fall 1965. Drama. Directed by Robert Mulligan. Stars Steve McQueen, Lee Remick & Don Murray. An ex-convict struggles to start a new life with his wife and daughter after being released from prison. [S]
05:50 Look At Life ... River. 1962. This film takes an in depth look at the changing face of the River Rhine.
06:00 Impact (1949) 1949. Drama. Directed by Arthur Lubin. Stars Brian Donlevy, Ella Raines & Charles Coburn. An unfaithful wife plots with her lover to kill her husband, but the lover is accidentally killed instead. [S]
08:15 The Six Men 1951. Drama. Directed by Michael Law. A story tracing the activities of a gang of crooks whose long run of successful coups has the police in a panic. Starring Harold Warrender & Olga Edwardes. [S]
09:35 Beat The Devil 1953. Adventure. Director: John Huston. Stars Humphrey Bogart, Gina Lollobrigida & Jennifer Jones. A group of rogues headed to Africa, in hopes of claiming valuable land, get stranded in Italy. [S]
11:20 Look At Life 1967. A close look at the 750 ships that pass through the five mile wide shipping channel every day.
11:30 The House Across the Lake 1954. Crime. Directed & written by Ken Hughes. Stars Alex Nicol, Hillary Brooke & Sidney James. An American living in England is enticed into a scheme by a beautiful blonde to murder her husband. [S]
12:55 My Brother Jonathan 1948. Drama. Director: Harold French. Stars Dulcie Gray & Michael Denison. Jonathan's ambition was to become a surgeon & marry Edie. But Edie loves his brother, who she intends to wed. [S]
15:00 Crown Court Criminal Libel - Part 1. 1972. Stars Bernard Gallagher, Richard Warner & Michael Petrovitch. A British tennis champions attempt at taking his own life leaves him facing a criminal libel charge. [S]
15:30 Crown Court Criminal Libel - Part 2. 1972. Stars Charles Keating, Bernard Archard & Elizabeth Dear. As the case proceeds, how will the jurors view Rodney and his allegation of professional misconduct? [S]
16:00 Crown Court Criminal Libel - Part 3. 1972. Stars John Alkin, Doreen Mantle & Michael Petrovitch. As the case comes to its end, will the final decision be in favour of the rising tennis champion? [S]
16:30 Danger UXB Bad Company. 1979. Stars Anthony Andrews, Judy Geeson & Kenneth Farrington. A new commanding officer's method of discipline border on psychotic, the men consider mutiny.
17:35 Please Sir! 1971. Comedy. Directed by Mark Stuart. Stars John Alderton, Deryck Guyler, & Joan Sanderson. Film version of the TV sitcom. Teacher Bernard Hedges takes his Fenn Street class to a holiday camp. [S]
19:40 Frozen North 1922. Comedy Short. Directed by Edward F. Cline & Buster Keaton. Buster Keaton stars as a clumsy villain in this parody of early Western films. Also featuring Joe Roberts & Sybil Seely.
20:00 The Brothers A Marriage is Arranged. 1973. Stars Julia Goodman, Jean Anderson & Richard Easton. Fearing bankruptcy, Ted is sent to locate Tom Parker and Barbara's trip to Paris is not all she wanted it to be. [S]
21:05 Van der Valk A Rose of Mr Reinhart. Stars Barry Foster, Michael Latimer & Susan Travers. Arlette's intuition proves truer than her husband's after a young woman is threatened in the park. [S]
22:10 Dr. Crippen 1963. Horror. Directed by Robert Lynn. Donald Pleasence stars as the notorious Dr Crippen, the monstrous Edwardian murderer. Also stars: Samantha Eggar & Coral Browne. [S]
Friday 24th May

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Thursday 23rd May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:10 The History Of The Record Industry - It's in The Groove! 1949. A wonderful look at the rise of the record industry, from its primitive beginnings to the unveiling of the formats that would revolutionise the world of popular music: the LP and the single.
00:30 Sex (Re) Education Stars: Feodor Atkine, Sylwvie Granotier & Irene Jacob. Jacques is forced to leave the residence while Rose is still trapped there. Isabelle convinces him to try and free her. [S]
01:00 Spearhead Futures. 1981. Directed by James Ormerod. Stafford Gordon & Roy Holder star in this gripping drama series about life in the British Army. (S3, E06)
02:05 Please Sir! 1971. Comedy. Directed by Mark Stuart. Stars John Alderton, Deryck Guyler, & Joan Sanderson. Film version of the TV sitcom. Teacher Bernard Hedges takes his Fenn Street class to a holiday camp. [S]
04:10 Melody Club 1949. Comedy. A nitwit investigator (Terry Thomas) goes undercover in a restaurant to catch a gang of crooks. [S]
05:30 Star Performance 1955. Drama. Directed by Reginald Le Borg. Stars Dan O'Herlihy, Phyllis Coates & Mary Scott. A British army captain has a chance meeting with the army nurse he romanced a decade earlier.
06:00 The Strange Woman 1946. Drama. Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer. Stars Hedy Lamarr, George Sanders & Louis Hayward. A beautiful, yet heartless woman, marries a rich man but also seduces his son and company foreman. [S]
08:00 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. [S]
09:35 Nurse on Wheels 1963. Comedy. Director: Gerald Thomas. Stars Juliet Mills, Ronald Lewis, Joan Sims. Quietly competent young Joanna moves to a country village to take up her first job as District Nurse. [S]
11:20 Bullet Scars 1942. Crime Drama. Directed by D. Ross Lederman. Stars Regis Toomey, Adele Longmire & Howard Da Silva. A doctor and a nurse are forced to treat a wounded gangster who was injured during a robbery. [S]
12:30 The Four Just Men The Village of Shame. 1959. Stars Jack Hawkins, George Pastell, Andrew Keir & Leo Britt. Manfred heads to a French village to investigate the murder of an old WWII friend. [S]
13:00 Melvyn's Talking Pictures Melvyn Hayes welcomes all film-loving friends for another nostalgic afternoon back in the 1930s. Today, is Alfred Hitchcock's romantic drama Rich and Strange from 1931. [S]
13:10 Rich and Strange 1931. Romantic Drama. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Stars Henry Kendall, Joan Barry & Percy Marmont. A young couple uses an unexpected inheritance to embark on a global adventure. [S]
14:50 Melvyn's Talking Pictures After a fantastic, rare screening of Rich and Strange, Melvyn gives us a peek at next week's fascinating musical. [S]
15:00 Automatic Fare Collection and You in 1969 ...You in 1969. Directed by Bob Privett. A short instructional film showing the correct and incorrect ways of getting tickets and going through the automatic gates with and without luggage.
15:05 The Gallant Hours 1960. Drama. Directed by Robert Montgomery. Stars James Cagney & Dennis Weaver. The story of Admiral William F. Halsey as he fought to turn the tide against the Japanese during World War II. [S]
17:25 A Lifetime Ago with The Baim Collection ... Baim Collection. One Mile Square. A trip around London in 1964 including London Bridge, St Paul's Cathedral and much more. With traditional history of the city in the markets. [S]
18:00 Worzel Gummidge Will The Real Aunt Sally..? 1981. Stars Jon Pertwee, Connie Booth & Una Stubbs. The arrival of a second Aunt Sally in the village causes confusion for a lovesick Worzel, who can't tell them apart. [S]
18:30 Fireball XL-5 Flight to Danger. 1963. Stars David Graham, John Bluthal & Paul Maxwell. To win his astronaut wings Lt. Ninety must complete a solo orbit of the moon, but disaster strikes when his ship catches fire.
19:05 Look At Life 1967. A trip to the garden centre, which are springing up all over the country to cater for gardeners.
19:20 Waterfront 1950. Drama. Director: Michael Anderson. Stars Robert Newton, Kathleen Harrison, Avis Scott, Richard Burton & Susan Shaw. A sailor leaves his family to fend for themselves in the Liverpool slums. [S]
21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro offers some horrifying treats - an experiment gone wrong and a vicious alien predator. First up, is the 1958 sci-fi horror The Fly, which stars Vincent Price and Patricia Owens. [S]
21:05 The Fly 1958. Sci-fi Horror. Director: Kurt Neumann. Stars David Hedison, Vincent Price & Patricia Owens. A keen scientist has a horrifying accident when he tests his newly invented teleportation device. [S]
22:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro The students and staff of a Boston college campus become the targets of a malevolent alien in Caroline's next offering - the 1997 sci-fi horror Deadly Instincts. [S]
23:00 Deadly Instincts 1997. Horror. Director: Paul Matthews. Stars Todd Jensen, Samantha Womack & Oliver Tobias. A malevolent alien crash lands on Earth and begins preying on the students and staff on a college campus. [S]
Saturday 25th May

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Saturday 25th May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:50 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro takes a quick look at next week's thrilling horrors before closing up for the night. [S]
00:55 Timeslip 1955. Crime. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Gene Nelson, Faith Domergue & Joseph Tomelty. A body is recovered from the Thames and reporter, Delaney, identifies the man as being a nuclear physicist.
02:45 Blonde Fist 1991. Drama. Director: Frank Clarke. Stars Margi Clarke, Carroll Baker & Ken Hutchison. Ronnie flees domestic life to find her father in New York and ends up boxing to make ends meet. [S]
04:50 Look At Life ... the Way. 1961. A wonderful visit to the Isle of Wight, with glimpses of the stunning coast, picturesque towns and magnificent countryside, with a few surprises along the way.
05:00 Bonanza Bitter Water. 1960. Stars Lorne Greene, Rhys Williams & Don Dubbins. A rancher's son wants to sell their land for mining operations which will spoil an agreement between his father and Ben. [S]
06:00 What's On Tonight? A magnificent short film produced by and about the L.C.C. Men's Institute in Battersea, which looks at the various activities on offer, including fitness classes, bee keeping and photography.
06:20 Stranger From Venus 1954. Sci-fi. Directed by Burt Balaban. A beautifully-crafted tale. A woman (Patricia Neal) meets a man (Dantine) from Venus with no pulse to warn Earth about the atom. Also starring Derek Bond. [S]
07:55 The Beverly Hillbillies Elly Races Jethrine. 1962. Stars Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas & Louis Nye. When Sonny Drysdale promises to give Elly May a ring, Granny thinks he's going to propose and becomes a matchmaker. [S]
08:30 Runaround 1981. Presented by Mike Reid. Prizes include a badminton set, a cuddly bear and a selection of construction kits. This episode features a Vintage police car and Quasar motorcycle.
Saturday Morning Pictures
09:00 River of Steel Made in 1951 a beautiful animation directed by Peter Sachs, summarising the manufacture of steel and a humorous glimpse of a world suddenly deprived of its steel. [S]
09:15 The Adventures of Robin Hood The Christmas Goose. 1957. Stars Richard Greene, Jack Watling & Jane Asher. When a boy's pet goose is sentenced to be cooked for Christmas dinner, Robin and Friar Tuck join forces to save it. [S]
09:50 Child's Play (1952) 1954. Comedy. Director: Margaret Thomson. Stars Mona Washbourne, Christopher Beeny & Anneke Wills. A group of children get their hands on an atomic chemistry set, and mischief ensues. [S]
11:10 William at the Circus Lost Cinema Serial - Episode 3. 1948. Stars William Graham, Garry Marsh & Jane Welsh. The newspaper publicity caused by the visit to Downing Street lands William and his friends in trouble. [S]
11:30 The Buccaneers The Hand of the Hawk. 1956. Stars Robert Shaw, Anthony Dawson & Sid James. Tempest tries to solve the murder of a crew member from another ship. A mysterious clue may just hold the answer. [S]
12:00 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. [S]
12:30 Colonel March of Scotland Yard Hot Money. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts. A bank robbery takes place and the suspect, never out of sight, is followed to his office, where he locks himself in. [S]
13:00 4D Man 1959. Sci-fi. Directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr. Stars Robert Lansing, Lee Meriweather & James Congdon. A brilliant experiment turns a scientist into a deadly, fourth-dimensional menace. [S]
14:45 Look At Life 1967. A look at the impact of the bicycle on the world today and the increasing interest in cycle racing.
15:00 Stingray Tune of Danger. 1964. Stars David Graham, Lois Maxwell & Don Mason. Agent X20 learns that a jazz group is to give a concert in Pacifica and plans to plant a bomb in one of the instruments.
15:35 The Story of Robin Hood 1952. Action. Director: Ken Annakin. Stars Richard Todd, Joan Rice & James Hayter. When King Richard leaves England for the Holy Land, his subjects are left at the mercy of his cunning brother.
17:20 A Hole Lot of Trouble Directed by Francis A Searle. A 1969 comedy short centring around workmen digging a hole. Starring Arthur Lowe, Victor Maddern, Bill Maynard and Tim Barrett. [S]
18:00 In Suspicious Circumstances Poisoned Whispers - The Man Who Melted Away. 1994. Stars David Burke, Ian Cullen & George Irving. A look at a Victorian woman accused of killing her husband and the odd death of a taxi driver. [S]
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Target. 1975. Stars Jack Warner, Anthony Steel & Willie Jonah. The Dock Green team stumble across a Special Branch stakeout after being called out to inspect a report of suspicious behaviour. [S]
20:00 Budgie Best Mates. Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson & Lynn Dalby. Budgie comes to the aid of his best friend Maguire, but this simply leads them both into further bother. [S]
21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Number Six. 1962. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Ivan Desny, Nadja Regin & Joyce Blair. Charles Valentine discovers that he is being followed by a secret agent from Scotland Yard. [S]
22:10 Hot Money 2001. Crime Drama. Directed by Terry Winsor. Stars Caroline Quentin, Melanie Hill & Georgia Mackenzie. Three women plot to steal thousands of pounds from the Bank of England's incinerators.
Sunday 26th May

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Sunday 26th May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:15 On the Yard 1978. Drama. Directed by Raphael D. Silver. Stars John Heard, Richard Bright & Mike Kellin. In prison, a bookish con artist struggles to adjust to the intricate social order of the prison system. [S]
02:10 Beat The Devil 1953. Adventure. Director: John Huston. Stars Humphrey Bogart, Gina Lollobrigida & Jennifer Jones. A group of rogues headed to Africa, in hopes of claiming valuable land, get stranded in Italy. [S]
03:50 Warp Speed 1980. Sci-Fi. A beautiful psychic is dispatched to investigate a space shuttle when its crew mysteriously disappears. Starring Adam West and Camille Mitchell. [S]
05:30 The Law & Mr Jones The Great Gambling Raid. Created by Sy Gomberg. Stars James Whitmore, Janet De Gore & Conlan Carter. Abraham Jones is an attorney handling white collar cases from star studded clients. (S1, E12)
06:00 Courageous Mr. Penn 1942. Drama. Director: Lance Comfort. Stars Clifford Evans, Deborah Kerr & Dennis Arundell. Mr. Penn's deeds are told in this portrait of the founder of both the Quakers and the Pennsylvania Colony.
07:35 There is Another Sun Directed by Lewis Gilbert. Laurence Harvey is 'Mag Maguire' a fairground boxer and Maxwell Reed, 'Eddie Racer' a motorbike daredevil rider. The mutual love interest is the lovely Susan Shaw. [S]
09:30 Star Performance: Backstage 1952. Drama. Director: Robert Florey. Stars Charles Boyer, Marcia Henderson & Hillary Brooke. An actor decides to help a struggling woman but gets caught in a mystery when she disappears the next day.
10:00 One Step Beyond The Haunted U-Boat. 1959. Stars John Newland, Werner Klemperer & Eric Feldary. During World War II, a German U-boat is apparently haunted by a loud banging which only occurs when it is submerged. [S]
10:35 The Sea Shall Not Have Them 1954. War. Directed by Lewis Gilbert. Stars Michael Redgrave, Dirk Bogarde & Bonar Colleano. In 1944, passengers of a downed aircraft discuss their lives while awaiting rescue from the North Sea. [S]
12:25 Forty Guns 1957. Western. Director: Samuel Fuller. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Barry Sullivan & Dean Jagger. An ex-gunslinger and his brothers find themselves up against a gang led by a beautiful wealthy woman. [S]
14:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood The Bride of Robin Hood. 1957. Stars Richard Greene, Billie Whitelaw & Ronald Allen. A runaway bride to be proves herself a valiant archer by saving Robin's life and in return wishes to marry him. [S]
14:35 The 39 Steps 1959. Thriller. Directed by Ralph Thomas. Stars Kenneth More, Taina Elg & Brenda de Banzie. A diplomat is inadvertently involved in the death of a spy, fleeing to Scotland to search for clues. [S]
16:25 Scotland Yard 1960. Evidence in Concrete. Directed by Gordon Hales. Starring Russell Napier, Howard Pays and Peter Welch. A young girl's body found near a busy motorway tells of something sinister. (S1, E34)
17:00 The Footage Detectives Mike and Noel are joined by special guest Hartley Hare, they take a look at 'Make Do and Mend', there's a brilliant lost reel of haulage firms in the 50s and Dame Maureen Lipman has been in touch. [S]
18:00 Look At Life 1967. An incredible look at Britain's promising railway preservation scene, featuring a trip with the locomotive Flying Scotsman on one of its last main line runs.
18:10 Shipwrecked 1991. Family. Director: Nils Gaup. Stars Stian Smestad, Louisa Haigh & Gabriel Byrne. A Norwegian boy in 1850's England goes to work as a cabin boy and discovers some of his shipmates are pirates. [S]
20:00 Miss MacTaggart Won't Lie Down 1966. Comedy. Directed by Francis A Searle. Stars Barbara Mullen and Eric Woodburn. A spinster has been proclaimed dead - but is very much alive... [S]
20:30 A Lifetime Ago with The Baim Collection ... Baim Collection. The Marine Merchants. 1976. A film capturing the fishing industry, featuring Hull and North Sea fishing and a visit to the aquarium at Aberdeen.
21:00 Crime Story Gone Too Far: The Mystery of Mrs Muriel McKay. 1992. Stars Anne Reid & Ed Devereaux. The intriguing true crime story about two brothers and their plan to kidnap Rupert Murdoch's wife. [S]
22:05 What A Crazy World 1963. Musical. Directed by Michael Carreras. Stars Joe Brown, Susan Maughan, Harry H Corbett and Marty Wilde. An East End lad, Alf Hitchens, dreams of hitting the big time in the music business.
23:50 Timeslip 1955. Crime. Directed by Ken Hughes. Stars Gene Nelson, Faith Domergue & Joseph Tomelty. A body is recovered from the Thames and reporter, Delaney, identifies the man as being a nuclear physicist.
Monday 27th May

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Monday 27th May

Time Programme Synopsis
01:40 The Heritage Chart Show with Mike Read A TOTP style TV Show for Heritage Artists based on the Heritage Chart which is voted on in over 80 countries. Songs you love from popular artists, live and on video with the odd interview.
02:45 Fuzz 1972. Comedy. Directed by Richard A. Colla. Stars Burt Reynolds, Raquel Welch & Jack Weston. Boston detectives go on the hunt for a mysterious bomber who is targeting the local politicians. [S]
04:35 Johnny On The Spot 1954. Crime directed by Maclean Rogers. Johnny (Hugh McDermott) returns from a prison sentence to get the man who framed him. [S]
06:00 Stagecoach West Songs My Mother Taught Me. Western with Wayne Rogers & Robert Bray, who run a stagecoach line in the Old West where they come across a wide variety of killers, robbers and ladies in distress. [S]
07:00 Blood On The Sun 1945. Thriller directed by Frank Lloyd and starring James Cagney and Sylvia Sidney. A dedicated American reporter in 1930s Japan is determined to expose the government's plan for world domination. [S]
08:55 Star Performance 1953. Drama. Director: Robert Florey. Stars Ronald Colman, Elisabeth Fraser & Hillary Brooke. Whilst listening to his patients, a respected psychiatrist imagines himself within each of their stories.
09:25 Come Back Peter 1952. Comedy. Director: Charles Saunders. Stars Patrick Holt, Peter Hammond, Humphrey Lestocq & Kathleen Boutall. Pandemonium is created in a home when various relatives come to stay. [S]
11:00 Time To Remember Standing Alone. 1964. Narrated by Sir Michael Redgrave. A recollection of events in 1940. France signs an Armistice at Compiegne and in Britain, the factories are humming to replace equipment. [S]
11:35 The Outer Limits Specimen: Unknown. 1964. Stars Stephen McNally, Richard Jaeckel & Gail Kobe. Astronauts discover a deadly species of flower; an investigation is delayed, leaving the lethal plants bound for Earth! [S]
12:40 Three Young Texans 1954. Western. Director: Henry Levin. Stars Mitzi Gaynor, Keefe Brasselle & Jeffrey Hunter. A Texan robs a train in an effort to help his father, but his cowboy friend demands a share of the loot. [S]
14:15 Scotland Yard 1955. Murder Anonymous. Directed by Ken Hughes. Starring Peter Arne, Ewen Solon and Jill Bennett. An inspector sets out to prove that a blind man murdered his wife's lover. (S1, E14)
15:00 The Saint The Gentle Ladies. 1964. Stars Roger Moore, Avice Landone & Renee Houston. Simon helps three women who are being threatened by a blackmailer demanding large sums of money from them. [S]
16:05 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. [S]
17:20 Her Favourite Husband 1950. Comedy. Directed by Mario Soldati. Stars Jean Kent, Robert Beatty & Margaret Rutherford. When a gangster learns that a bank clerk is his exact double, he takes a chance at robbing the bank.
19:00 The Footage Detectives We look at Roger Moore being reunited with some special cars at Pinewood Studios! There's brilliant Festival of Britain footage, extra special reels for Elvis fans and who used to play Quoits? [S]
20:00 Enemy At The Door Steel Hand From The Sea. 1978. Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall & Emily Richard. Aware that it was Peter who tried to escape, Richter relays a message from his high command to Dr. Martel. [S]
21:05 Hot Money 2001. Crime Drama. Directed by Terry Winsor. Stars Caroline Quentin, Melanie Hill & Georgia Mackenzie. Three women plot to steal thousands of pounds from the Bank of England's incinerators.
23:10 Wide Boy 1952. Crime Drama. Director: Ken Hughes. Stars Sydney Tafler, Susan Shaw & Melissa Stribling. A petty criminal picks a pocket which leads him to start a blackmail campaign with murderous results. [S]
Tuesday 28th May

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Tuesday 28th May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:25 Scotland Yard 1959. The Unseeing Eye. Directed by Geoffrey Muller. Starring Russell Napier, John Stone and Denny Dayviss. A night worker returning home sees smoke and flames coming from a building. (S1, E30)
01:00 The Gold Robbers The Kill. 1969. Stars Peter Vaughan, Maria Aitken & Peter Bowles. In spite of many warnings, Cradock refuses to give up in his bid to capture the mastermind behind the robbery. [S]
02:00 Maigret Maigret Versus Mr Cavre. 1997. Stars Bruno Cremer, Nade Dieu & Jacques Boudet. Maigret travels to a small town in Belgium to help a friend whose brother-in-law has been accused of murder. [S]
03:50 Look At Life 1962. A light-hearted look at the different ways people kept themselves fit in the 1960s.
04:00 Justice The Price of Innocence. 1974. Stars Margaret Lockwood, John Stone & Robin Bailey. The barristers vote for a new Head of Chambers and Harriet defends a truck driver accused of killing a pedestrian.
05:00 The Lloyd Bridges Show Yankee Stay Here. 1962. Lloyd Bridges introduces a news event discussing its relevance. Stars Lloyd Bridges, Jeff Bridges & Dub Taylor. Created by: Aaron Spelling.
05:30 Honey West 1965. Come To Me, My Litigation Baby! Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and stars Anne Francis. Honey investigates a man who claims he was paralysed by falling down the stairs.
06:00 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. [S]
07:45 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed at the end of May and the start of June. [S]
08:00 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Careless Suffragette. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. A member of parliament is killed after a suffragette has her croquet ball bomb stolen. [S]
08:35 The Gentleman Bandit 1981. Crime drama directed by Jonathan Kaplan. Based on the real-life ordeal of Baltimore priest Bernard Pagano who was arrested for a series of hold-ups. [S]
10:35 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. [S]
12:00 Worzel Gummidge The Crowman. 1979. Stars Jon Pertwee, Geoffrey Bayldon & Joan Sims. A lonely Worzel begs his creator, the Crowman, to make him a handsome head so he can get a wife, but will his plan work? [S]
12:35 A Child Is Waiting 1963. Drama. Directed by John Cassavetes. Stars Burt Lancaster, Judy Garland & Gena Rowlands. A former music teacher, anxious to give her life some meaning, joins a state institution for children. [S]
14:40 Echo Of Diana 1963. Joan is distraught at the death of her husband in a plane crash but all is not what it seems. Stars: Vincent Ball & Betty McDowall. [S]
15:55 The Day The Earth Caught Fire 1961. Sci-Fi Drama. Director: Val Guest. Stars Janet Munro, Leo McKern, Edward Judd & Michael Goodliffe. U.S and Russia test atomic bombs at the same time, which alters the nutation of the Earth. [S]
17:55 The Beverly Hillbillies Home for Christmas. 1962. Stars Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan & Donna Douglas. Jed, Elly May, Jethro and Granny take their first airplane flight back home for Christmas to pay cousin Pearl a visit. [S]
18:30 Scotland Yard 1957. Bullet from the Past. Director: Kenneth Hume. Stars Ballard Berkeley, Robert Sansom and Philippa Hyatt. An inspector investigates the shooting of a man connected to an old cold case. (S1, E20)
19:05 Star Performance: A Study in Panic 1954. Drama. Director: Roy Kellino. Stars Dick Powell, Dorothy Malone & George Eldredge. A newspaper columnist is threatened by a disgruntled reader after writing a column which makes fun of men.
19:35 Dangerous Assignment The Mine Story. 1951. Stars Brian Donlevy, Fritz Feld & Michael Ansara. Steve is smuggled into an Eastern European labour camp to obtain intelligence from a Communist bigwig. [S]
20:05 Manhunt The Death-Wish. 1970. Stars Peter Barkworth, Philip Madoc & James Maxwell. In Paris, Vincent is offered his freedom but is pressured to give up his friends. How can he be sure it is not a trap? [S]
21:05 Maigret Maigret at the Doctor's. 2004. Stars Bruno Cremer, Monique Chaumette & Lionel Abelanski. A doctor's maid has been poisoned. All evidence points to the doctor but Maigret refuses to accept it. [S]
22:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro presents more fine offerings tonight. First up, is the Hammer horror The Revenge of Frankenstein. This 1958 feature, a follow up to The Curse of Frankenstein, stars Peter Cushing. [S]
23:00 The Revenge of Frankenstein 1958. Horror. Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars Peter Cushing, Francis Matthews & Eunice Grayson. Baron Frankenstein escapes execution and rekindles his controversial experiments to create life. [S]
Wednesday 29th May

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Wednesday 29th May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:50 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Just to scare you a little bit more, Caroline Munro introduces the 1970 thriller Fragment of Fear. David Hemmings stars as a man overcoming addiction who is determined to find his aunt's murderer. [S]
00:55 Fragment of Fear 1970. Thriller. Director: Richard C. Sarafian. Stars David Hemmings, Flora Robson & Wilfrid Hyde-White. A reformed drug-addict turned successful author investigates his aunt's murder in Pompeii. [S]
02:45 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro After an evening of twists and turns and creepy experiments, Caroline Munro takes a look at next week's perfectly frightening films. [S]
02:50 The Perfect Woman (1981) 1978. Two dumb aliens are sent to earth to find an earthwoman suitable to be the wife of their leader. Stars Cameron Mitchell. [S]
04:30 Front Line Kids 1942. Crime drama. Directed by Maclean Rogers. Starring Leslie Fuller, Marion Gerth and Anthony Holles. A gang of street urchins are given jobs by a Head Porter to help his crooked plans succeed. [S]
06:00 Burke's Law 1964. Who Killed the Eleventh Best Dressed Woman in the World? Directed by Don Weis. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. A notorious husband stealer, is found murdered in the mud bath.
07:00 Emergency 1962. Drama directed by Francis Searle and starring Dermot Walsh. When a young girl is knocked down there are only three donors of the same blood group. A frantic search to find the donors begins. [S]
08:15 The Other Love 1947. Romantic drama. Seriously ill concert pianist Karen (Barbara Stanwyck) is admitted to a Swiss sanatorium, where she is attracted to the suave Doctor Stanton (David Niven). [S]
10:00 Together 1981. Stars Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Delena Kidd, Brian Jameson, Wally Thomas. It's the evening of Joe and Lilly's special date and Joes looking very dapper how will the evening end.
10:30 The Buccaneers Dangerous Cargo. 1957. Stars Robert Shaw, Sarah Lawson & Ivan Craig. Tempest is tasked with transferring a very important passenger to Barbados under the watchful eye of the Spanish. [S]
11:05 The Quiet Woman 1951. Crime drama directed By John Gilling and starring Derek Bond, Jane Hylton and Dora Bryan. A proprietress of a country inn becomes involved with smugglers. [S]
12:35 Bulldog Drummond Comes Back 1937. Mystery. Directed by Louis King. Stars John Barrymore, John Howard & Louise Campbell. Captain Drummond’s girlfriend is kidnapped by his enemies and now he must go on the hunt to find her. [S]
13:45 Witness In The Dark 1959. Drama. A burglar murders an old woman but a blind girl 'witnesses' the robber as he flees. Stars Patricia Dainton, Conrad Phillips, Nigel Green & Richard O'Sullivan. [S]
15:00 Saddle Up! Saddle Up and get ready to take a long ride to Texas, as James Stephens begins the afternoon with the 1952 western Return of the Texan starring Dale Robertson. [S]
15:05 Return of the Texan 1952. Western. Directed by Delmer Daves. Stars Dale Robertson, Joanne Dru & Walter Brennan. A widower returns to his hometown with his grandfather and two sons to make a go of the old family farm. [S]
16:50 Saddle Up! The spirit of a notorious outlaw has returned to the living world to continue his work... could it be true? James Stephens presents a mysterious episode of Johnny Ringo. [S]
16:55 Johnny Ringo Die Twice. Directed by Aaron Spelling. Starring Don Durant. Ringo requests the exhumation of Boone Hackett's grave. Ringo later has reason to believe Boone's spirit is continuing his career. [S]
17:30 Bonanza Dark Star. 1960. Stars Michael Landon, Susan Harrison & Hugo Haas. While hunting, Little Joe finds a gypsy woman who has been disowned by her people because they believe she is a witch. [S]
18:30 Zane Grey: The Mission 1959. Western. Director: William D. Faralla. Stars Sammy Davis Jr., Abraham Sofaer, James Edwards. A black unit of the US Army is sent on a mission to get a Commanche chief to sign a peace treaty. [S]
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Jig-Saw. 1971. Stars Jack Warner, Victor Maddern & Charles Houston. Foul play is suspected when a woman disappears but there are odd links between Dock Green Gasworks and other unsolved crimes. [S]
20:00 The Human Jungle Run with the Devil. 1963. Stars Herbert Lom. A religious man is suffering from amnesia. His wife however seems to be more liberated sexually. Guest stars Derek Farr & Iris Russell. [S]
21:05 Gideon's Way Morna. Stars John Gregson, Alexander Davion and Daphne Anderson. After a beautiful blonde is found murdered her story is unravelled in flashbacks about her relationship to her posh school friends. [S]
22:10 The Brides in the Bath 2003. Crime. Directed by Harry Bradbeer. Stars Martin Kemp, Richard Griffiths & Charlotte Randle. Gripping thriller based on the true story of murderer, bigamist and fraudster George Joseph Smith. [S]
Thursday 30th May

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Thursday 30th May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:15 Look At Life 1961. An account of the ten-yearly census - the first record in colour of the entire operation.
00:30 Maigret The Old Lady. 1960. Stars Rupert Davies, Ewen Solon & Marie Ney. Conflicting reports of a maid's death takes Maigret to Normandy to investigate the charming Madame Beeson and her children. [S]
01:35 Day of the Nightmare 1965. Horror. Director: John Bushelman. Stars John Ireland, Beverly Bain, Cliff Fields. An artist's wife searches for answers when her husband is accused of murder, but will she make it out alive? [S]
03:25 Men In War 1957. War. Director: Anthony Mann. Stars Robert Ryan, Robert Keith, Aldo Ray & Vic Morrow. During the Korean War, Lt. Benson and his troops find a colonel experiencing psychological combat trauma. [S]
05:30 Four Star Playhouse 1952. Drama. Directed by George Jenkins. Stars Charles Boyer, Andrea King & Allen Jenkins. After a pickpocket steals an attractive woman's purse, he discovers her son is dying and decides to help.
06:00 Life In Danger 1959. Crime thriller directed by Terry Bishop and stars Derren Nesbitt. A child murderer escapes from an asylum. [S]
07:15 Marilyn 1953. Crime drama directed by Wolf Rilla and starring Maxwell Reed and Sandra Dorne. The wife of the garage owner is caught with the mechanic, when he is accidentally killed and a cover up begins. [S]
08:40 Man From Tangier 1957. Drama. Director: Lance Comfort. Stars Robert Hutton, Lisa Gastoni & Martin Benson. Chuck Collins finds himself involved in a passport and forgery racket, just through taking the wrong coat! [S]
10:00 And The Same To You 1959. Comedy starring Sid James, Brian Rix, Leo Franklyn, Tommy Cooper and Vera Day. The boxing-mad nephew of a pious clergyman embarks on an elaborate plan to keep his boxing career a secret. [S]
11:25 The Lone Wolf Strikes 1940. Crime Drama. Directed by Sidney Salkow. Stars Warren William, Joan Perry, and Eric Blore. Michael Lanyard, a retired jewel thief, is hired by an heiress to help retrieve her stolen jewels. [S]
12:45 Love is a Ball 1963. Comedy. Director: David Swift. Stars Glenn Ford, Hope Lange & Charles Boyer. On the French Riviera, a matchmaker attempts to pair a poor duke and a wealthy heiress, but will all go to plan? [S]
15:00 Crown Court The Medium - Part 1. 1972. Stars Edward Jewesbury, Christopher Gable & Joyce Heron. Self-proclaimed medium Simon Purbeck is accused of cheating Mrs Mary Wells out of more than £40,000. [S]
15:30 Crown Court The Medium - Part 2. 1972. Stars John Alkin, David Ashford & Richard Colson. Is Simon Purbeck a genuine medium or a fraud? Witnesses take to the stand and information is gathered. [S]
16:00 Crown Court The Medium - Part 3. 1972. Stars Christopher Gable, Wendy Gifford & Michael Hall. Will Simon Purbeck convince the jury of his innocence in this story of spiritual faith versus integrity? [S]
16:30 Danger UXB Seventeen Seconds to Glory. 1979. Stars Anthony Andrews, Judy Geeson & Nick Tate. Ash learns how to dispose the new German land mines, thanks to the help of naval experts.
17:35 Lost in the Desert 1969. Drama. Directed by Jamie Uys. Stars Wynand Uys & Jamie Uys. A plane crash a young boy and his dog must learn to survive in the heart of the African desert. [S]
19:15 Rhubarb 1969. Comedy. Directed by Eric Sykes. Stars Harry Secombe, Eric Sykes, Jimmy Edwards, Kenneth Connor & Hattie Jacques. Every trick of gamesmanship or blatant cheating occurs in a round of golf.
20:00 The Brothers Women Are Trumps. 1973. Stars Patrick O'Connell, Gabrielle Drake & Hilary Tindall. Edward returns with grave news about Parker and also decides he wants Carter to go, but the price is too steep. [S]
21:05 Van der Valk A Dangerous Point of View. Stars Barry Foster, Michael Latimer & Susan Travers. While working on a case, a private detective is stabbed to death in a seedy apartment, but why... [S]
22:10 Bagdad Café 1987. Comedy. Director: Percy Adlon. Stars Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder & Jack Palance. A Bavarian woman, abandoned by her husband in the desert, finds an unexpected oasis at the Bagdad Café.
Friday 31st May

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Friday 31st May

Time Programme Synopsis
00:20 Look At Life ... Flows. 1963. A fascinating look at canals and how they have been rediscovered by holidaymakers.
00:30 Sex (Re) Education Stars: Feodor Atkine, Sylwvie Granotier & Irene Jacob. Jacques is back to try and free Rose. Isabelle and Gilles put aside their differences to help him flee the police and find Rose... [S]
01:00 The Brides in the Bath 2003. Crime. Directed by Harry Bradbeer. Stars Martin Kemp, Richard Griffiths & Charlotte Randle. Gripping thriller based on the true story of murderer, bigamist and fraudster George Joseph Smith. [S]
03:05 The Challenge 1960. Crime noir directed by John Gilling and stars Anthony Quayle, Carl Mohner and Jayne Mansfield, who makes a departure from her usual roles, as tough girl Billy in this dark crime story. [S]
04:55 A Little of What You Fancy 1968. A loving tribute to British Music Hall with Lily Morris & Gus Elen. Featuring original archive film, rare prints, portraits and photographs, it traces what remains of the great music halls. [S]
06:00 House Broken 1936. Two women plan to get rid of an unwelcome house-guest. Stars Louis Borell & Enid Stamp-Taylor.
07:25 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. [S]
08:45 Strictly For The Birds 1963. Comedy. Director Vernon Sewell. Stars Tony Tanner, Joan Sims and Graham Stark. After a fortunate gambling win, Terry Blessing's luck runs out when an ex-girlfriend shows up with a surprise. [S]
10:00 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed at the end of May and the start of June. [S]
10:10 Thunder Rock 1942. Supernatural drama starring Michael Redgrave, Barbara Mullen & James Mason. One of The Boulting Brothers' finest, a disillusioned writer becomes a lighthouse keeper living in solitude. [S]
12:15 Look At Life 1968. An intriguing look at the changing social scene that is taking place in Britain's pubs.
12:30 The Four Just Men The Judge. 1959. Stars Richard Conte, Naomi Chance, James Dyrenforth & Estelle Brody. Ryder steps in when a woman is convicted of poisoning her husband. [S]
13:00 Melvyn's Talking Pictures Melvyn Hayes is back with another sumptuous treat this afternoon and brings some beautiful classical singing with the 1934 musical romance Blossom Time. [S]
13:10 Blossom Time 1934. Musical. Directed by Paul L. Stein. Stars Richard Tauber, Jane Baxter & Carl Esmond. A dramatisation of the life of Franz Schubert and his unrequited love for a dance master's daughter. [S]
14:55 Melvyn's Talking Pictures After a wonderful afternoon filled with glorious music, Melvyn Hayes introduces next week's spectacular musical comedy starring the one and only George Formby. [S]
15:05 The Story of Robin Hood 1952. Action. Director: Ken Annakin. Stars Richard Todd, Joan Rice & James Hayter. When King Richard leaves England for the Holy Land, his subjects are left at the mercy of his cunning brother.
16:50 A Little of What You Fancy 1968. A loving tribute to British Music Hall with Lily Morris & Gus Elen. Featuring original archive film, rare prints, portraits and photographs, it traces what remains of the great music halls. [S]
18:00 Worzel Gummidge The Jumbly Sale. 1981. Stars Jon Pertwee, Ted Carroll & Geoffrey Bayldon. On a visit to the jumble sale, Worzel proposes once more to Aunt Sally but accidently pulls off one of her legs. [S]
18:30 Fireball XL-5 Prisoner on the Lost Planet. 1962. Stars Sylvia Anderson, John Bluthal & Paul Maxwell. The XL5 crew venture outside Sector 25 to a volcanic planet where an exiled Amazonian queen is being held.
19:05 Cinebox Memories Italian saxophonist Riccardo Rauchi and his ensemble of musicians perform Okay Madison.
19:10 Shipwrecked 1991. Family. Director: Nils Gaup. Stars Stian Smestad, Louisa Haigh & Gabriel Byrne. A Norwegian boy in 1850's England goes to work as a cabin boy and discovers some of his shipmates are pirates. [S]
21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro welcomes all her cellar dwelling friends back for a night of fascinating films. First, is the 1962 horror The Cabinet of Caligari starring the late Glynis Johns, with Dan O'Herlihy. [S]
21:05 The Cabinet of Caligari 1962. Horror. Directed by Roger Kay. Stars Glynis Johns, Dan O'Herlihy & Richard Davalos. A girl becomes trapped in the mysterious estate of Dr. Caligari after seeking help to repair a flat tyre. [S]
23:15 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Next up is a fast-paced horror film with plenty of typical 1980s ingredients. Caroline Munro introduces the 1982 feature Mortuary, starring Mary McDonough and David Wallace. [S]
23:20 Mortuary 1982. Horror. Directed by Howard Avedis. Stars Mary Beth McDonough, David Wysocki & Bill Paxton. Convinced that her father's death was not an accident, a young woman decides to investigate. [S]
Saturday 1st June

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Saturday 1st June

Time Programme Synopsis
01:05 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Set your alarms for next week, as Caroline gives us a look at the strange and scary films to enjoy next time. [S]
01:10 The Long Wait 1954. Crime Drama. Directed by Victor Saville. Stars Anthony Quinn, Charles Coburn & Peggie Castle. A man who has lost his memory returns home, where he discovers that he's wanted for murder. [S]
03:00 Road to Bali 1952. Comedy. Directed by Hal Walker. Stars Bing Crosby, Bob Hope & Dorothy Lamour. Two vaudeville performers accept diving work in Bali and find treasure, love and trouble along the way. [S]
04:50 Look At Life ... Much From a Fish! 1963. A look at the compulsory quarantine dogs and cats taken to Britain must go through in order to stop rabies being brought into the country.
05:00 Bonanza Feet of Clay. 1960. Stars Dan Blocker, David Ladd & Michael Landon. The Cartwrights take in a young boy following the death of his mother and the imprisonment of his father. [S]
06:00 Cinebox Memories Bobby Breen performs Up On The Roof in this wonderful musical video from the 60s.
06:05 Clash By Night 1963. Drama. Directed by Montgomery Tully. Starring Terence Longdon, Jennifer Jayne & Harry Fowler. A prison bus enroute to jail is hijacked by a gang determined to free their leader. [S]
07:35 Frozen North 1922. Comedy Short. Directed by Edward F. Cline & Buster Keaton. Buster Keaton stars as a clumsy villain in this parody of early Western films. Also featuring Joe Roberts & Sybil Seely.
07:55 The Beverly Hillbillies The Great Feud. 1962. Stars Buddy Ebsen, Donna Douglas & Raymond Bailey. The Clampett clan takes great offense when Sonny jilts Elly, and they start a feud with the Drysdales. [S]
08:30 Runaround 1981. Presented by Mike Reid. Stars: Metal Mickey. Prizes include a Star Wars game and an Electronic Master Mind game. This episode features Shots of Saturn and deep diving suits.
Saturday Morning Pictures
09:00 Batman Hi Diddle Riddle. 1966. Stars Adam West, Burt Ward & Neil Hamilton. The Riddler's twisted trail leads Batman to break the law and fall before the criminal charms of a beautiful Molehill Mob moll. [S]
09:30 Tarzan and the Trappers 1960. Adventure. Directed by Charles F. Haas & Sandy Howard. Stars Gordon Scott, Eve Brent & Rickie Sorensen. Tarzan must fight off the vengeful brother of a ruthless hunter he defeated. [S]
10:45 1950s Yoyo Competition ... with Art Pickles. 1952. Saturday Morning Pictures Yoyo Competition with Art Pickles - showcasing the fascinating art of yo-yoing. [S]
10:50 William at the Circus Lost Cinema Serial - Episode 4. 1948.Stars William Graham, Garry Marsh & Jane Welsh. William attempts to hide a monkey in the house and learns that his father has bought tickets for the circus. [S]
11:05 The Buccaneers Marooned. 1956. Stars Robert Shaw, Bill Owen & Peter Hammond. Shortly after capturing Captain Clip West, the tables turn, resulting in Tempest and his men being marooned on an island. [S]
11:35 Watch Out 1953. Family. Directed by Don Chaffey. Stars Peter Butterworth, Humphrey Kent & Harry Lane. Dickie Duffle finds himself in trouble whilst touring a film studio. [S]
12:00 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. [S]
12:30 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Missing Link. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts. A skull, known as the Damascus man, is stolen and Colonel March's life is imperilled trying to solve the case. [S]
13:05 Atomic Rulers 1965. Sci-fi. Directed by Koreyoshi Akasaka, Teruo Ishii & Akira Mitsuwa. Stars Ken Utsui & Sachihiro Ohsawa. Starman is sent to Earth after learning of a devastating plot to destroy the planet. [S]
14:45 Look At Life 1968. A study of design and who we are designing for, and following the designers of Hornsey College Of Art.
15:00 Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons The Mysterons. 1967. Stars Sylvia Anderson, Ed Bishop & Cy Grant. After a misunderstanding on the planet Mars, a war is started between humans and an alien race called The Mysterons.
15:35 Slave Girls 1967. Adventure. Director: Michael Carreras. Stars Martine Beswick, Edina Ronay & Michael Latimer. A hunter stumbles into a lost Amazon civilisation where blondes have been enslaved by brunettes. [S]
17:25 A Hole Lot of Trouble Directed by Francis A Searle. A 1969 comedy short centring around workmen digging a hole. Starring Arthur Lowe, Victor Maddern, Bill Maynard and Tim Barrett. [S]
18:00 In Suspicious Circumstances The Next Mrs Clements - Absence Of Mercy. 1994. Stars Amanda Boxer, Dudley Sutton & Lorraine Ashbourne. A look at the suspicious death of the 3rd Mrs Clements and the hanging of Alice Hewitt. [S]
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Seven for a Secret Never to be Told. 1975. Stars Jack Warner, Frank Lester & Billie Love. The death of a woman is kept secret, leading the police into a life-or-death chase in the West Country. [S]
20:00 Budgie Everybody loves a baby. Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson & Lynn Dalby. Budgie starts a farming business, but not one that employs a farm or animals. [S]
21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Time to Remember. 1962. Directed by Charles Jarrott. Stars Yvonne Monlaur & Ernest Clark. Jack Burgess, a small-time estate agent, learns more about a deal from a mysterious caller. [S]
22:10 Into the Blue 1997. Crime Drama. Directed by Jack Gold. Stars John Thaw, Tom Towndrow & Abigail Cruttenden. A British expatriate in Rhodes investigates the mysterious disappearance of a woman he had befriended.
Sunday 2nd June

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Sunday 2nd June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:20 The Gamma People 1956. Sci-fi. Directed by John Gilling. Stars Paul Douglas, Eva Bartok & Leslie Phillips. Two journalists become stranded in an isolated country where scientists conduct experiments on the locals.
01:55 Hammerhead 1968. Drama. Directed by David Miller. Stars Vince Edwards, Judy Geeson, Peter Vaughan & Diana Dors. A U.S. agent is called in to defeat a criminal mastermind's plan to steal NATO defence secrets. [S]
03:55 Suddenly 1954. Drama. Director: Lewis Allen. Stars Frank Sinatra, Sterling Hayden & James Gleason. Three gangsters trap a family in their own house, with the intention of killing the president of the USA. [S]
05:30 The Law & Mr Jones The Trophy. Created by Sy Gomberg. Stars James Whitmore, Janet De Gore & Conlan Carter. Abraham Jones is an attorney handling white collar cases from star studded clients. (S1, E13)
06:00 D.O.A. (1949) 1949. Mystery. Directed by Rudolph Maté. Stars Edmond O'Brien, Pamela Britton & Luther Adler. An accountant learns that he has been poisoned, with only a few days to live, he hunts down his enemy. [S]
07:40 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed at the end of May and the start of June. [S]
07:55 The Resurrection of Zachary 1971. Sci-Fi starring Leslie Nielsen, Bradford Dillman and Don Haggerty. After a terrible car accident, a presidential candidate awakens in a New Mexico clinic without a trace of injury. [S]
10:00 One Step Beyond Image of Death. 1959. Starring: Doris Dowling & John Wengraf. An inspector becomes suspicious when a stain on the wall shows to be an image of the face of the Marquis' dead wife. [S]
10:35 Look At Life 1968. A glimpse into the life of Eugene Kaufeler, one of the top chefs in London.
10:50 Take a Hard Ride 1975. Western. Directed by Anthony Dawson. Stars Jim Brown, Lee Van Cleef & Fred Williamson. Two men embark on a perilous journey across the desert to deliver a large sum of money. [S]
12:55 All That Mighty Heart 1963 1963. Directed by Neilson Baxter. A short film focusing on London's transport during different times of the day and the tunnelling of the new tube line from Victoria and Walthamstow.
13:25 Batman Hi Diddle Riddle. 1966. Stars Adam West, Burt Ward & Neil Hamilton. The Riddler's twisted trail leads Batman to break the law and fall before the criminal charms of a beautiful Molehill Mob moll. [S]
14:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood To Be a Student. 1957. Stars Richard Greene, Derek Waring & Hugh Moxey. When Prince John tries to recruit young men for troops, Robin must step in after uncovering a scandal to avoid service. [S]
14:30 North West Frontier 1959. Drama. Director: J. Lee Thompson. Stars Kenneth More, Lauren Bacall & Herbert Lom. In British India, a prince must be taken to safety across a rebel-held territory. [S]
17:00 The Footage Detectives We look at Stratford Upon Avon in the late 1940s, a brilliant 1950s love story in Saltzburg, there's more from the lost reel of the real Hell Drivers and who remembers Penny Arrow Toffee bars? [S]
18:00 Notorious (1946) 1946. Drama. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Stars Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman & Claude Rains. A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America, but how far will she have to go? [S]
20:00 The Road to D-Day Friendly Invasion. 2010. A compelling insight into the assault on D-Day; with survivors describing it as 'out of this world', we take a look the impact on those that stayed at home.
20:30 A Lifetime Ago with The Baim Collection ... Baim Collection. Castles in the Air. 1965. A beautifully shot film which looks at the magnificent castles of the Dordogne province of France and the fairytale countryside surrounding them.
21:00 Crime Story A Question of Identity. 1992. Stars Shirley Cain, David Dixon & Bernard Hill. The mysterious tale of Erwin van Haarlem, a man who posed as an art dealer but was in fact spying for Czechoslovakia. [S]
22:05 Personal Services 1987. Comedy. Director: Terry Jones. Stars Julie Walters, Alec McCowen, Shirley Stelfox. The story of the rise of a single mother from waitress to madam of a suburban brothel for older men. [S]
Monday 3rd June

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Monday 3rd June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:15 The Chase (1966) 1966. Drama. Directed by Arthur Penn. Stars Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, Angie Dickinson & Robert Duvall. Reeves' escape from prison affects the inhabitants of a small Southern town. [S]
02:55 The Heritage Chart Show with Mike Read A TOTP style TV Show for Heritage Artists based on the Heritage Chart which is voted on in over 80 countries. Songs you love from popular artists, live and on video with the odd interview.
04:00 Dreamland 1998. Docu-drama. An explosive investigation into Area 51 and the story of Bob Lazar. [S]
06:00 Stagecoach West The Root of Evil. Western with Wayne Rogers & Robert Bray, who run a stagecoach line in the Old West where they come across a wide variety of killers, robbers and ladies in distress. [S]
07:00 Escape By Night 1953. Crime. Directed by John Gilling. Stars Bonar Colleano, Sid James, Andrew Ray, Ted Ray, Simone Silva. An ace reporter with a drinking problem tracks a gangster on the run. [S]
08:35 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed at the end of May and the start of June. [S]
08:45 Star Performance: The Time of Day 1955. Drama. Director: Arnold Laven. Stars Peggy Ann Garner, Charles Bronson & Irene Hervey. A judge's daughter befriends a young man with a reform school past, but her kindness lands him in trouble.
09:15 Jet Storm 1959. Drama. Directed by Cy Endfield. Stars Richard Attenborough, Stanley Baker, Hermione Baddeley & Diane Cilento. A man who lost his daughter in a hit-&-run accident tracks the man responsible. [S]
11:00 Time To Remember Operation Barbarossa. 1964. Narrator: Anthony Quayle. It's 1941, Hitler begins Operation Barbarossa - the conquest of Russia. On the other side of the world, Japanese bombs fall on Pearl Harbour. [S]
11:35 The Outer Limits Second Chance. 1964. Stars Simon Oakland, Janet De Gore & Don Gordon. A former physicist is given a second chance at life when the flying saucer ride he operates is turned into a real spacecraft. [S]
12:40 Stagecoach 1966. Western. Directed by Gordon Douglas. Stars Van Heflin, Stefanie Powers & Bing Crosby. On the stagecoach to Cheyenne, a group of passengers must work together to survive the arduous journey. [S]
15:00 The Saint The Ever-Loving Spouse. 1964. Stars Roger Moore, Barry Jones & Jeanne Moody. Whilst visiting a San Francisco hotel, Simon walks into a blackmailing set up which ends in murder. [S]
16:00 Beach Red 1967. Action. Directed by and stars Cornel Wilde. Features Rip Torn and Burr DeBenning. The hard-edged and thoughtful story of the men involved in a battle for control of an island during WWII. [S]
17:50 Look At Life 1968. An incredible look at stamps in Britain from their design to their issue.
18:00 The Road to D-Day Love and War. 2010. D-Day transformed large parts of Britain into an armed camp. Troops came from all over the world. Relationships with the local residents grew and some of them lasted...
18:30 The Road to D-Day Through the Eyes of a Child. 2010. Facing the bombing by the Luftwaffe, children in their thousands were evacuated. Sometimes whole schools moved to safer areas. This is the story of one of them.
19:00 The Footage Detectives We have another rare reel of Eartha Kitt, we look at some old fashioned sayings, we take a trip to Southgate in the 50s, we 'Hit The Road Jack' with a short on cars and who remembers Potato Puffs? [S]
20:00 Enemy At The Door The Laws and Usages of War. 1978. Stars Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall, Emily Richard. As Clare tells her parents what she did, Kessler's body is found. [S]
21:05 Into the Blue 1997. Crime Drama. Directed by Jack Gold. Stars John Thaw, Tom Towndrow & Abigail Cruttenden. A British expatriate in Rhodes investigates the mysterious disappearance of a woman he had befriended.
23:15 Rage 1966. Drama. Director: Gilberto Gazcon. Stars Glenn Ford, Stella Stevens & David Reynoso. In Mexico, a small town doctor bitten by a rabid dog, races against time to get to the city and find help. [S]
Tuesday 4th June

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Tuesday 4th June

Time Programme Synopsis
01:20 BFI: Terminus 1961. Drama. Directed by John Schlesinger. Iconic short of a day in the life of a London Railway Station. [S]
02:00 Maigret Mrs. Four and her Children. 1999. Stars Bruno Cremer, Marianne Basler & Christian Morin. Maigret investigates a chemist's wife who accused her husband of murder and claimed to have seen a corpse. [S]
03:50 Look At Life 1964. Filmed in Sarawak, we take a look at Britain's trouble shooters - the Royal Marines.
04:00 Justice Duty of Care. 1974. Stars Margaret Lockwood, John Stone & David Allister. Dr. Moody's partners want him out. Harriet takes on a drug manufacturers case after one of his products causes a death.
05:00 The Lloyd Bridges Show The Miracle of Mesa Verde. 1962. Lloyd Bridges introduces a news event, either current or the past, discussing its relevance. Stars Jeff Bridges & Dub Taylor. Created by: Aaron Spelling.
05:30 Honey West 1965. Slay, Gypsy, Slay. Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. Honey and Sam investigate a kidnapping.
06:00 The Southerner 1945. Drama. Director: Jean Renoir. Stars Zachary Scott, Betty Field and J. Carrol Naish. Nature decides to go against a family of cotton pickers after they decide to get their own ground. [S]
07:50 Look At Life ... Friends Are People! 1968. An examination of the relationship between humans and animals, both domestic and wild.
08:00 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Reluctant Carpenter. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. Sherlock is against the clock to locate a bomb hidden in London by an extortionist. [S]
08:35 Railroaded 1947. Crime. Directed by Anthony Mann. Stars John Ireland, Sheila Ryan & Hugh Beaumont. A beautician and her boyfriend frame an innocent man after their attempt at robbery goes wrong. [S]
10:05 Sons Of The Sea 1939. Drama. The Head of Dartmouth training college is murdered but was he the intended victim? Directed by Maurice Elvey. Starring Leslie Banks and Kay Walsh. [S]
11:40 Setting Up Home A fascinating reel promoting the government grant for getting a bathroom into your home, featuring some very famous faces.
12:00 Worzel Gummidge A Little Learning. 1979. Stars Jon Pertwee, Charlotte Coleman & Jeremy Austin. Worzel turns the farm upside down in a search for his misplaced turnip head which makes him very clever. [S]
12:35 Sherlock: The Secret Weapon 1942. Mystery. Directed by Roy William Neill. Stars Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce & Lionel Atwill. Sherlock Holmes must protect a scientist's invention from falling into the wrong hands. [S]
13:55 The Aviator 1985. Adventure. Director: George Miller. Stars Christopher Reeve, Rosanna Arquette & Sam Wanamaker. A mail pilot and a rich man's daughter get stranded in the mountains after their plane crashes. [S]
15:55 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. [S]
17:55 The Beverly Hillbillies No Place Like Home. 1962. Stars Donna Douglas, Bea Benaderet & Frank Wilcox. Back home for Christmas, Elly May bonds with her old animal friends, while Pearl tries to impress Mr. Brewster. [S]
18:30 Scotland Yard 1957. Inside Information. Director: Montgomery Tully. Starring Ronald Adam, Basil Hendon and Colette Wilde. A murder hunt is launched after a real body is used as the 'guy' on bonfire night. (S1, E21)
19:05 The Road to D-Day The Great Deception. 2010. Britain made huge efforts to conceal from the Nazi's the precise beaches on which D-Day troops would land. This is the story of a highly successful deception plan.
19:35 Dangerous Assignment The Italian Movie Story. 1951. Stars Brian Donlevy, Jorja Curtright & James Bush. Steve takes a trip to Rome after a foreign agent steals a valuable film reel from a small Italian movie studio. [S]
20:05 Manhunt Machine. 1970. Stars Alfred Lynch, Tony Beckley & Alethea Charlton. A Gestapo agent in the metalworks terrorises Jimmy into revealing his identity - and an innocent Polish worker is executed. [S]
21:05 Maigret Maigret Rents a Room. 2004. Stars Bruno Cremer, Annie Grégorio & Jacques Mathou. After an inspector is wounded while staking out a boarding house, Maigret goes undercover to investigate. [S]
22:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro is back in The Cellar Club with two more terrifying films. Terry O'Quinn returns in the title role of the 1989 horror Stepfather II, our first film of the night. [S]
23:00 The Stepfather II 1989. Horror. Directed by Jeff Burr. Stars Terry O'Quinn, Meg Foster & Caroline Williams. After escaping an insane asylum, Jerry finds his way to another town and sets his sights on a new target. [S]
Wednesday 5th June

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Wednesday 5th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:45 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro From one intense family situation to another, we continue the night with 1960s Thirteen Ghosts, from the king of schlock horror, William Castle. [S]
00:50 13 Ghosts 1960. Horror. Directed by William Castle. Stars Charles Herbert, Jo Morrow & Martin Milner. A family inherits a ramshackle mansion filled with twelve ghosts looking to extend their family unit. [S]
02:30 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro closes the night with a presentation of the two brilliant films not to be missed next week. [S]
02:35 Raw Deal 1948. Crime. Director: Anthony Mann. Stars Dennis O'Keefe, Claire Trevor & Marsha Hunt. A gangster escapes prison and sets off with his girlfriend and social worker to find the man who set him up. [S]
04:10 Every Day's A Holiday 1964. Musical starring John Leyton, Mike Sarne, Freddie & the Dreamers, Ron Moody, Liz Fraser, Nicholas Parsons and Danny La Rue. A group of high-spirited teens find friendship, love & music. [S]
06:00 Burke's Law 1964. Who Killed Don Pablo? Directed by Richard Kinon. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. A waxwork in a museum turns out not to be a waxwork at all...
07:00 Avalanche 1969. Family. Directed by John Danischewsky. Stars Howard Marion-Crawford & Totti Truman Taylor. A group of children on a skiing holiday find themselves in trouble when one of them breaks his leg. [S]
08:35 Cinebox Memories Bobby Breen performs Up On The Roof in this wonderful musical video from the 60s.
08:40 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. [S]
10:00 Together 1981. Stars Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Delena Kidd, Brian Jameson, Wally Thomas. Charlene receives a letter back from the music company she sent the demo tape to.
10:30 The Buccaneers The Return of Calico Jack. 1957. Stars Brian Worth, Jan Miller & Anne Blake. Calico Jack arrives in the colony while Tempest is away on business, resulting in tension between the two crews. [S]
11:05 Tokyo Joe 1949. Crime Drama. Director: Stuart Heisler. Stars Humphrey Bogart, Alexander Knox & Florence Marly. An American returns to Tokyo to pick up threads of his pre-WWII life but finds trouble instead. [S]
12:50 Tour of Scotland in 1958
13:10 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. [S]
15:00 Saddle Up! Get ready for an afternoon of rebels and outlaws in our Western adventures this afternoon. James Stephens presents our first offering Way of a Gaucho, starring Rory Calhoun and Gene Tierney. [S]
15:05 Way of a Gaucho 1952. Western. Directed by Jacques Tourneur. Stars Rory Calhoun, Gene Tierney & Hugh Marlowe. A gaucho who is forced into the army deserts his duties and becomes the leader of a band of outlaws. [S]
16:55 Saddle Up! James Stephens returns to introduce an exciting, action packed episode of Johnny Ringo. [S]
17:00 Johnny Ringo Four Came Quietly. Directed by Aaron Spelling. When Billy Boy Jethro forces his attentions upon Laura, Ringo throws him in jail. A waitress who takes a shine to Boy attempts to assist him. [S]
17:30 Bonanza Death at Dawn. 1960. Stars Lorne Greene, Robert Middleton & Gregory Walcott. When a powerful gang plagues Virginia City, the Cartwrights are determined to stop them even when they are threatened. [S]
18:30 The Road to D-Day Great Panjandrums. 2010. War kills people. It also produces more sophisticated ways of doing so, and conversely, inventions that will nullify the new sources of death.
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Molenzicht. 1972. Stars Jack Warner, Maxim Hamel & Frank Mills. A man is pulled from the river and says 'Molenzicht' before dying, leading the police to meet with their counterparts in Rotterdam. [S]
20:00 The Human Jungle Thin Ice. 1963. Director: John Ainsworth. Stars Herbert Lom. A teenaged ice skater feels her family are pushing her beyond her limits. Guest stars Janina Faye and George A. Cooper. [S]
21:05 Gideon's Way Boy with Gun. Stars John Gregson, Alexander Davion and Daphne Anderson. A boy shoots a punk that threatened him with a knife and runs away, joined by a young escapee. [S]
22:10 The Cater Street Hangman 1998. Crime. Directed by Sarah Hellings. Stars Eoin McCarthy, Keeley Hawes & Peter Egan. A Scotland Yard inspector teams up with a feisty aristocratic woman to hunt down a serial killer in London. [S]
Thursday 6th June

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Thursday 6th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:15 Look At Life 1961. An interesting look at the many and varied do-it-yourself jobs going on all over Britain.
00:30 Maigret Liberty Bar. 1960. Stars Rupert Davies, Renee Houston & Paul Eddington. No one knows what William Brown does when he visits Cannes every month, but one day he returns with a knife in his back. [S]
01:35 Out of Bounds 1986. Action. Directed by Richard Tuggle. Stars Anthony Michael Hall, Jenny Wright & Jeff Kober. An Iowa farm boy finds himself in danger after he picks up the wrong bag at Los Angeles Airport. [S]
03:25 Vanishing Point 1971. Action. Director: Richard Sarafian. Stars Barry Newman, Cleavon Little & Dean Jagger. A car delivery driver accepts a challenge to get a race car from Denver to San Francisco in record time. [S]
05:25 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Tyrant's Daughter. 1955. Stars Ronald Howard, Archie Duncan & Basil Dignam. Sherlock is called to investigate after a chemist is accused of murdering his fiancé's stepfather. [S]
06:00 Men Against the Sun 1952. Adventure. Director Brendan J. Stafford. Stars John Bentley, Zena Marshall.. An adventurous story about the attempts to construct a railway in Africa at the turn of the century. [S]
07:10 The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan 1953. Drama. Director: Sidney Gilliat. Stars Robert Morley, Maurice Evans & Eileen Herlie. A dramatisation of the collaboration between writer William S. Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan. [S]
09:15 The Huggetts Abroad 1949. Comedy. Director: Ken Annakin. Stars Jack Warner, Kathleen Harrison & Dinah Sheridan. When Jimmy gets work in South Africa, the family decide to all go with Jimmy and travel there by truck. [S]
11:00 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. [S]
12:20 Fanny 1961. Romantic Drama. Director: Joshua Logan. Stars Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier & Charles Boyer. Young Marius dreams of a life at sea, but faces a dilemma when Fanny declares her love for him. [S]
15:00 Crown Court Whatever Happened to George Robins? - Part 1. 1973. Stars Richard Warner & Charles Keating. Harold Barnes is on trial for the murder of George Robins, even though his body has not been found. [S]
15:30 Crown Court Whatever Happened to George Robins? - Part 2. 1973. Stars Jonathan Adams, John Ronane & John Woodnutt. Evidence is provided from various witnesses, but will the case progress in Harold's favour? [S]
16:00 Crown Court Whatever Happened to George Robins? - Part 3. 1973. Stars Bernard Gallagher, Meg Davies & Shirley Stelfox. The exciting conclusion to the case, where the verdict for Harold Barnes is revealed. [S]
16:30 Danger UXB Butterfly Winter. 1979. Stars Anthony Andrews, Kenneth Cranham & Geraldine Gardner. Ash and the men of 347 Section tackle Hitler's latest deadly invention, the butterfly bomb.
17:30 The Road to D-Day Practice Run. 2010. The disaster of the raid on Dieppe is followed by a rehearsal for D-Day at Slapton Sands, which was interrupted by an onslaught by German E-boats, causing hundreds of deaths.
18:00 The Road to D-Day On the Beaches. 2010. Film star Richard Todd recalls dropping, as a paratrooper, on Pegasus Bridge, a target that it was vital for the British to capture and hold.
18:30 War Time London - Glimpses Footage of London in war time. Focussing on Piccadilly Circus, then The Strand and Westminster. Shot around 1944.
18:40 D-Day: The Shortest Day 2003. Documentary. Director: Peter Williams. For the survivors of D-Day, life was never quite the same after June 6, 1944. This film documents the world-shaping events of that summer 80 years ago.
19:45 D-Day - 6th June 1944 Original newsreel footage of D-Day from the air, land and sea. We watch the troops landing and the first few hours of D-Day unfolding, for many of the troops this was their first experience of war.
20:00 The Brothers No Hard Feelings. 1973. Stars Robin Chadwick, Richard Easton & Jean Anderson. The Hammond Board vote to buy out Harry Carter. Ann plays her final hand in her game to get Brian to take her back. [S]
21:05 Van der Valk Season of Love. Stars Barry Foster, Michael Latimer & Susan Travers. A rich, middle-aged American flies into Amsterdam to meet her young lover, only to learn that he has disappeared. [S]
22:10 The Ebb Tide 1997. Adventure. Director: Nicholas Renton. Stars Robbie Coltrane & Chris Barnes. Three hapless adventurers agree to sail a ship to Australia with a secret cargo, but soon enough disaster strikes. [S]
Friday 7th June

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Friday 7th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:05 Malta Story 1953. War. Director: Brian Desmond Hurst. Stars Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Muriel Pavlow, Anthony Steel & Flora Robson. British RAF face invasion on the strategic island of Malta during WW2. [S]
02:10 Room At The Top 1959. Drama. Director: Jack Clayton. Stars Laurence Harvey, Simone Signoret & Heather Sears. Joe Lampton arrives in a Yorkshire town with ambitions and finds solace in the arms of an older woman. [S]
04:30 Phantom From Space 1953. Sci-Fi. Director W Lee Wilder. Stars Ted Cooper, Noreen Nash, Dick Sands & Burt Wenland. A radioactive alien crash lands on Earth near a LA laboratory. His arrival attracts much attention. [S]
06:00 Bob's Your Uncle 1942. Comedy. Directed by Oswald Mitchell. Stars Albert Modley, Wally Patch, H.F.Maltby & Johnnie Schofield. British Comedy that follows the adventures of enthusiastic members of the Home Guard. [S]
07:30 The Bigamist 1953. Drama. Directed by Ida Lupino. Stars Joan Fontaine, Ida Lupino & Edmund Gwenn. A man secretly married to two women begins to feel the pressure of his deception. [S]
09:05 SOS Pacific 1959. Drama. Directed by Guy Green. Starring Richard Attenborough, Pier Angeli & John Gregson. A flying boat fire forces its passengers, including a prisoner, to make a disastrous water landing. [S]
10:50 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed at the end of May and the start of June. [S]
11:00 The Queen and Her Ceremonial Horses ... Ceremonial Horses.1984. A documentary exploring the operation of the royal mews and the involvement of Her Majesty, with an exclusive interview from The Queen in one of her favourite places.
12:15 Look At Life 1968. A fascinating look at the different types of rubbish generated by society, and the problems of how to dispose of it, including recycling.
12:30 The Four Just Men The Crying Jester. 1959. Stars Vittorio De Sica, Betty McDowall & Morton Lowry. A series of strange and dangerous events occur after Ricco buys a fascinating painting, unaware of its hidden value. [S]
13:00 Melvyn's Talking Pictures Melvyn Hayes is back with another feature from the most joyous decade for film, the 1930s. Today, there's music and laughter in Keep Your Seats, Please from 1936, starring the great George Formby. [S]
13:10 Keep Your Seats, Please 1936. Comedy. Director: Monty Banks. Stars George Formby, Florence Desmond & Alastair Sim. A prospective heir teams up with a crooked lawyer to seek a fortune in gems hidden in one of six chairs. [S]
14:50 Melvyn's Talking Pictures We had laughs, we had songs, we had a cute wee moppet but now it's time for Melvyn to wrap the afternoon up with a peek at next week's rare gem from the 1930s set in nineteenth century Paris. [S]
15:00 Born Of The Sea 1949. A mysterious baby is found in a boat at sea, along with a charming portrait of a community in Coverack. Where is he from? Stars Dorothea Paul Directed by Anthony Mavrogordato. [S]
16:00 The Woman In Question 1950. Mystery. Directed by Anthony Asquith. Starring Dirk Bogarde and Jean Kent. Police interview the five principal suspects in the murder of Astra (Jean Kent), an enigmatic fortune teller. [S]
17:50 Look At Life ... Be a Law. 1968. A light-hearted look at some of the laws you never even thought existed, and their pitfalls.
18:00 Worzel Gummidge The Return of Dolly Clothes-Peg. 1981. Stars Jon Pertwee, Lorraine Chase & Una Stubbs. Dolly Clothes-Peg comes to town to pay Worzel a visit but is intercepted by a jealous Aunt Sally. [S]
18:30 Fireball XL-5 The Forbidden Planet. 1963. Stars David Graham, John Bluthal & Paul Maxwell. Whilst working on a space station, Prof. Matic and Dr. Stamp are kidnapped by angry residents of the planet Nutopia.
19:05 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. [S]
20:35 Coaching Holiday in 1958 1958. Directed by Kenneth Fairbairn. A driver of a coaching tour accounts a wonderful trip across the country with a group of friendly travellers, with glimpses of Stonehenge and the Lake District.
21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro is here to embark on a journey of terror with you tonight. First up, is the 1996 supernatural horror Amityville: Dollhouse, where evil lurks in a young girl's doll house. [S]
21:05 Amityville: Dollhouse 1996. Horror. Director: Steve White. Stars Robin Thomas, Starr Andreeff & Allen Cutler. A girl inadvertently releases evil spirits lurking within her toy house, which wreak havoc upon her family. [S]
23:05 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro We venture into the paranormal in Caroline Munro's next offering - 100 Years of Horror. This documentary, presented by the legendary Christopher Lee, explores the history of classic horror films. [S]
23:10 100 Years of Horror 1998. Documentary. Directed by Ted Newson. King of Horror, Christopher Lee, takes us on a frightening journey from the earliest horror movies to modern day slashers! [S]
Saturday 8th June

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Saturday 8th June

Time Programme Synopsis
01:10 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro is joined by otherworldly beings, as she takes a look at next week's thrilling films. [S]
01:15 Firewalker 1986. Action. Directed by J. Lee Thompson. Stars Chuck Norris, Louis Gossett Jr. & Melody Anderson. Two adventurers embark on a quest for gold after meeting a woman who possesses a treasure map. [S]
03:20 Rose of Cimarron 1952. Western. Director: Harry Keller. Stars Jack Buetel, Mala Powers, Bill Williams. A young girl fostered by a Cherokee family seeks revenge after her foster parents are murdered by outlaws. [S]
05:00 Bonanza Dark Star. 1960. Stars Michael Landon, Susan Harrison & Hugo Haas. While hunting, Little Joe finds a gypsy woman who has been disowned by her people because they believe she is a witch. [S]
06:00 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed at the end of May and the start of June. [S]
06:10 Sailors Don't Care 1940. Comedy. Directed by Oswald Mitchell. Boat building father and son (Edward Rigby and Tom Gamble) join the river patrol service and get caught-up in a spy ring. [S]
07:45 Look At Life 1968. Sir Francis Chichester and Sir Alec Rose have shown what it means to sail around the world single-handed - and ten men set out to prove it can be done without any stop at all.
07:55 The Beverly Hillbillies Home for Christmas. 1962. Stars Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan & Donna Douglas. Jed, Elly May, Jethro and Granny take their first airplane flight back home for Christmas to pay cousin Pearl a visit. [S]
08:30 Runaround 1981. Presented by Mike Reid. Prizes include an instant camera and more. This episode features chain saw wood carving, hovercrafts, and the world's largest all leather boot.
Saturday Morning Pictures
09:00 Batman Smack in the Middle. 1966. Stars Adam West, Frank Gorshin & Jill St. John. The Riddler holds Robin hostage to lure Batman into a trap that could mean the end of the Caped Crusader. [S]
09:30 Ghost Of A Chance 1967. Family. Director: Jan Darnley-Smith. Stars Jimmy Edwards, Patricia Hayes, Terry Scott & Bernard Cribbins. Three children fight to save a historic house with the help of some friendly ghosts. [S]
10:30 The Three Musketeers The Fiery Circle. 1933. Stars John Wayne, Ruth Hall & Jack Mulhall. Tom Wayne rescues Clancy, Renard and Schmidt in the Arabian desert and they join him in going after the evil El Shaitan. [S]
11:00 The Mail Goes Through Made in 1947 by Lance White was a pseudonym for the architectural artist Lawrence Wright. Witness the no-so-great train robbery in this British post-war cartoon, produced in glorious monochrome.
11:15 William at the Circus Lost Cinema Serial. Episode 5. 1948. Stars William Graham, Garry Marsh & Jane Welsh. William and his friends go back to London to talk to the prime minister but end up causing mayhem at a funfair. [S]
11:30 The Buccaneers Gentleman Jack and the Lady. 1957. Stars Robert Shaw, Hazel Court & Peter Hammond. Tempest clashes with a French privateer as they scheme against each other to win a prize. [S]
12:00 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans The Soldier. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr. & Michael Julian. A soldier is accused of stealing new breech loading rifles and selling them to the Natives Americans. [S]
12:30 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Case of the Misguided Missal. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts, Chan Canasta. A 15th century prayer volume disappears from a locked safe belonging to an Oxford Don. [S]
13:00 Journey to the Seventh Planet 1962. Sci-fi. Directed by Sidney W. Pink. Stars John Agar, Carl Ottosen & Ove Sprogoe. A five man team is sent to explore Uranus, where they discover a malevolent force set on destroying them. [S]
14:35 A Day Of One's Own 1956 1956. Directed by Kenneth Fairbairn. A short film about various housewives around the country taking a day off from their traditional domestic chores.
15:00 Captain Scarlet and The Mysterons Winged Assassin. 1967. Stars Ed Bishop, Jeremy Wilkin & Francis Matthews. The Spectrum Organisation attempts to stop the Mysterons from assassinating the Director General of the United Asian Republic.
15:35 The League of Gentlemen 1960. Crime Drama. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Jack Hawkins, Richard Attenborough, Nigel Patrick & Roger Livesey. Ex-army men are recruited for a bank robbery that requires military precision. [S]
17:50 Look At Life 1968. A brilliant look at the work of the Press Association with its teleprinters and fast movement to get the news out.
18:00 In Suspicious Circumstances No Witness, No Case - Poor Edith. 1994. Stars Peter Banks, Gregory Cox & Glenn Cunningham. An examination of the death of a 1920s Chicago gangster and the unusual deaths of four family members. [S]
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Baubles, Bangles and Beads. 1975. Stars Jack Warner, Brian Glover & Frank Jarvis. For Eric, jewels dropping from the sky were a gift from heaven - but the police know better. [S]
20:00 Budgie Pair of Charlies. Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson & Lynn Dalby. Budgie gets blown up-and let down. Based on a storyline by Jack Trevor Story. [S]
21:00 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Solo For Sparrow. 1962. Directed by Gordon Flemyng. Stars Anthony Newlands, Glyn Houston & Michael Coles. A gang of thieves get caught up in a murder whilst trying to rob a jewellery store. [S]
22:10 Harold Shipman: Dr. Death 2001. Drama. Directed by Roger Bamford. Stars Michael Stainton & Olive Pendleton. Compelling drama based on the real life story of the respected doctor who became Britain's biggest serial killer.
Sunday 9th June

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Sunday 9th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:05 Fanny 1961. Romantic Drama. Director: Joshua Logan. Stars Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier & Charles Boyer. Young Marius dreams of a life at sea, but faces a dilemma when Fanny declares her love for him. [S]
02:45 Pulp 1972. Thriller. Directed by Michael Hodges. Stars Michael Caine, Mickey Rooney & Lionel Stander. A pulp novelist gets mixed up with gangsters after being hired to write an ex-actor's biography. [S]
04:35 The Promise 1952. Drama. Directed by Norman Walker. Stars Lesley Dudley, Harry Fowler & Everley Gregg. A newly appointed Prison Missioner, struggling in his new role, turns to the Holy Spirit for inspiration. [S]
05:30 The Law & Mr Jones Indian War. Created by Sy Gomberg. Stars James Whitmore, Janet De Gore & Conlan Carter. Abraham Jones is an attorney handling white collar cases from star studded clients. (S1, E14)
06:00 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. [S]
07:20 Open All Night Drama. 1934. Director: George Pearson. Stars: Leslie Perrins, Frank Vosper. Anton is an exiled Russian grand-duke but works as a night manager in a hotel with tragic consequences. [S]
08:35 Look At Life ... the Butterflies Gone? 1968. An enchanting look into the natural world of the butterfly and the reasons for the apparent shortage of them.
08:50 The 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. [S]
10:00 One Step Beyond The Captain's Guests. 1959. Starring: John Newland, Robbert Webber & Nancy Hadley. A sadistic sea captain from the 19th century haunts a New England home and poisons the lives of a married couple. [S]
10:35 Hangman's Wharf 1950. Thriller. Directed by Cecil H. Williamson. Stars John Witty, Genine Graham, Patience Rentoul & Gerald Nodin. A doctor is framed for murder. [S]
11:45 High Lonesome 1950. Western. Directed by Alan Le May. Stars John Drew Barrymore, Chill Wills & John Archer. Suspicion falls upon a young drifter after a series of murders occur in the Big Bend region of Texas. [S]
13:25 Batman Smack in the Middle. 1966. Stars Adam West, Frank Gorshin & Jill St. John. The Riddler holds Robin hostage to lure Batman into a trap that could mean the end of the Caped Crusader. [S]
14:00 The Adventures of Robin Hood The Christmas Goose. 1957. Stars Richard Greene, Jack Watling & Jane Asher. When a boy's pet goose is sentenced to be cooked for Christmas dinner, Robin and Friar Tuck join forces to save it. [S]
14:35 Malta Story 1953. War. Director: Brian Desmond Hurst. Stars Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Muriel Pavlow, Anthony Steel & Flora Robson. British RAF face invasion on the strategic island of Malta during WW2. [S]
16:40 Look At Life 1964. A look at how Malta has sought new methods of generating income after the demise of the great naval dockyard. Also, a look at the future of the island before its independence day in 1965.
17:00 The Footage Detectives There's rescued cinema advertising slides from WW2, more school day footage, we peek behind the scenes in Quadrophenia, take a look at 'The Arrows' and who remembers Smedley's Sausage Rolls? [S]
18:00 Those British Faces
18:30 Jane Eyre 1997. Directed by Robert Young. Stars Samantha Morton, Ciarán Hinds & Gemma Jones. A passionate young woman's life is shattered when scandals are revealed on the day she is to marry her employer.
20:45 Look At Life 1968. An intriguing look at the efforts being made to prevent Venice from sinking into the mud.
21:00 Crime Story Dear Roy, Love Gillian. 1992. Stars Julia Booth & Eamonn Clarke. A 16-year-old girl becomes a pen pal to a young convict, but when she is found murdered, is it linked to their on-paper romance? [S]
22:05 Room At The Top 1959. Drama. Director: Jack Clayton. Stars Laurence Harvey, Simone Signoret & Heather Sears. Joe Lampton arrives in a Yorkshire town with ambitions and finds solace in the arms of an older woman. [S]
Monday 10th June

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Monday 10th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:25 The Light at the Edge of the World 1971. Action. Directed by Kevin Billington. Stars Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner & Samantha Eggar. In 1865, pirates try to capture a new lighthouse on Cape Horn in order to execute a devious plan. [S]
02:55 The Heritage Chart Show with Mike Read A TOTP style TV Show for Heritage Artists based on the Heritage Chart which is voted on in over 80 countries. Songs you love from popular artists, live and on video with the odd interview.
04:00 The Voice Of Merrill 1952. Crime Drama. Directed by John Gilling. Starring Valerie Hobson, James Robertson Justice & Sam Kydd. A dying author frames a radio narrator for killing his secretary. [S]
05:40 The Grayson Case In the style of early Edgar Lustgarten, Crime Cameo, The Grayson Case narrated by J. St John Barry, proves how married Sally Turner's affair with the painter Edwin Grayson led to murder. [S]
06:00 Stagecoach West The Outcasts. Western with Wayne Rogers & Robert Bray, who run a stagecoach line in the Old West where they come across a wide variety of killers, robbers and ladies in distress. [S]
07:00 Piccadilly Third Stop 1960. Drama. Directed by Wolf Rilla. Stars Terence Morgan, Yoko Tani & John Crawford. A young playboy petty thief looking for the big time meets a New Yorker in London who is a bad tempered crook. [S]
08:45 Look At Life 1969. An insight into the life of Britain's top models, with a look at the rewards of the job.
08:55 Walk East On Beacon 1952. Drama. Directed by Alfred L. Werker. Stars Finlay Currie, George Murphy & Karel Stepanek. FBI agent James Belden is assigned to track down a communist sleeper cell based in Boston. [S]
10:50 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed throughout June. [S]
11:00 Time To Remember The End of the Beginning. 1964. Narrated by Stanley Holloway. It's 1942; America gears herself for total war, the G.I.'s are seen in London, and the Japanese advance across the Pacific. [S]
11:35 The Outer Limits Moonstone. 1964. Stars Ruth Roman, Alex Nicol & Tim O'Connor. A lunar expedition team from Earth encounter alien life with a desperate story to tell and the team must make a difficult decision. [S]
12:40 Yellow Sky 1948. Western. Directed by William Wellman. Stars Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter & Richard Widmark. Outlaws seeking refuge find a ghost town inhabited by a girl and her grandfather who have found gold. [S]
14:35 A Chance to Learn 1963. The boom of the clothing industry brought great work for female machinists. This film presents how new recruits were hired and then trained to use the sewing machine in the workshop.
15:00 The Saint The Saint Sees It Through. 1964. Stars Roger Moore, Margit Saad & Joseph Fürst. Simon helps break an international smuggling ring and is surprised to find a former girlfriend is involved. [S]
16:00 Man on the Run (1949) 1949. Crime Drama. Directed by Lawrence Huntington. Stars Valentine Dyall, Derek Farr & Leslie Perrins. Having deserted the army, Peter Burdon is continually on the run. [S]
17:40 Out of The Fog 1962. Crime drama directed by Montgomery Tully. An ex-con is the prime suspect when a series of murders occur under a full moon. Every victim is a blonde young woman. Starring David Sumner. [S]
19:00 The Footage Detectives There's a secret operation by the Metropolitan Police, a reel on the history of The British Legion and some great memory joggers, from Eiffel Tower Crystals to Kingston Upon Thames Monday Markets. [S]
20:00 Enemy At The Door V For Victory. 1978. Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall & Emily Richard. After cut-out blue paper V for Victory signs appear in library books, somebody takes to painting V signs on walls. [S]
21:05 The Wild Affair 1965. Comedy. Directed by John Krish. Stars Nancy Kwan, Gladys Morgan & Terry-Thomas. A young office assistant who will soon be married, wishes to have one last fling before tying the knot. [S]
22:55 Harold Shipman: Dr. Death 2001. Drama. Directed by Roger Bamford. Stars Michael Stainton & Olive Pendleton. Compelling drama based on the real life story of the respected doctor who became Britain's biggest serial killer.
Tuesday 11th June

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Tuesday 11th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:50 Flight From Vienna 1956. Drama. Director: Denis Kavanagh. Stars John Bentley, Theodore Bikel & Donald Gray. When a Hungarian official asks for asylum in the west, he is forced to go back home to prove his sincerity. [S]
02:00 Maigret Murder in a Vegetable Garden. 1999. Stars Bruno Cremer, Geneviève Fontanel & Michèle Simonnet. Maigret investigates the death of a homeless man, who was discovered at dawn in the shed of a garden. [S]
03:50 Look At Life ... Tie. 1962. A brilliant visit to three of the most famous public schools, showing their background and prospects for the future.
04:00 Justice Growing Up. 1974. Stars Margaret Lockwood, John Stone & Ian Burford. Dr Moody starts a new job. Harriet defends a troubled 19 year old, but he refuses to speak up to help himself in his case.
05:00 The Lloyd Bridges Show Little Man, Big Bridge. 1962. Lloyd Bridges introduces a news event, either current or the past, discussing its relevance. Stars Jeff Bridges & Dub Taylor. Created by: Aaron Spelling.
05:30 Honey West 1965. The Fun-Fun Killer. Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. Honey and Sam investigate the murder of a toy manufacturer.
06:00 Flannelfoot 1953. Crime drama directed by Maclean Rodgers and starring Ronald Howard and Mary Germaine. Crime news hack Mitchell is out to discover the identity of the notorious jewel thief 'Flannelfoot'. [S]
07:30 Symbol of Service 1949. A wonderful promotional film for the company Poly Tours who made travel luxurious for all.
08:00 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Christmas Pudding. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Eugene Deckers. A serial killer sentenced to death threatens to kill Sherlock before the execution. [S]
08:35 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. [S]
10:25 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed throughout June. [S]
10:35 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. [S]
11:50 Look At Life 1964. A remarkable look at the medical and social services available for both hospital and home births.
12:00 Worzel Gummidge Worzel Pays a Visit. 1979. Stars Jon Pertwee, Mike Berry & Una Stubbs. When Worzel finds out that the runaway Aunt Sally is working as a housemaid at Mrs. Bloomsbury-Barton's, he decides to visit. [S]
12:35 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. [S]
14:10 Jane Eyre 1997. Directed by Robert Young. Stars Samantha Morton, Ciarán Hinds & Gemma Jones. A passionate young woman's life is shattered when scandals are revealed on the day she is to marry her employer.
16:25 Smokescreen (1964) 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. [S]
17:55 The Beverly Hillbillies Jed Rescues Pearl. 1962. Stars Max Baer Jr., Bea Benaderet & Elvia Allman. The Clampetts are missing their Beverly Hills mansion, but Jed says they have to stay until Pearl wins over Mr. Brewster. [S]
18:30 Scotland Yard 1957. The Case of the Smiling Widow. Director: Montgomery Tully. Starring Russell Napier and Vernon Greeves. Police question the circumstances of an apparent death by taking one's own life. (S1, E22)
19:05 Four Star Playhouse 1955. Comedy Drama. Directed by Roy Kellino. Stars David Niven, Barton MacLane & Hal Baylor. To win his woman's hand, a recently engaged psychiatrist is challenged to ride an unbroken stallion.
19:35 Dangerous Assignment The Blood-Stained Feather Story. 1951. Stars Brian Donlevy, Herb Butterfield & Martha Wentworth. Steve travels to Cairo to dispel the order of the sacred dove, the most dangerous secret society. [S]
20:05 Manhunt Degrade and Rule. 1970. Stars Robert Hardy, Cyd Hayman & Maria Aitken. Gratz tries to trick British Intelligence by the use of a captured transmitter and a British agent; but will his plan work? [S]
21:05 Maigret Maigret and the Lady's Companion. 2004. Stars Bruno Cremer, Vanessa Larré & Thierry Fortineau. A woman tries to convince Maigret that the death of the woman she worked for was actually a murder. [S]
23:15 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro A night of terror awaits with obsession, murder and the supernatural. Caroline Munro introduces the first offering, the 1983 horror Christine, based on Stephen King's novel of the same name. [S]
23:20 Christine 1983. Horror. Director: John Carpenter. Stars Keith Gordon, John Stockwell & Alexandra Paul. A teenager becomes obsessed with restoring an old 1958 Plymouth Fury, unaware of the car's evil nature. [S]
Wednesday 12th June

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Tuesday 11th June

Time Programme Synopsis
01:35 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro We continue the night with another novel adaptation, the 1988 horror Pin. Directed and written by Sandor Stern, the film focuses on a boy who finds solace in a therapeutic dummy. [S]
01:40 Pin 1988. Horror. Director: Sandor Stern. Stars David Hewlett, Cynthia Preston & Terry O'Quinn. Isolated by his parents, Leon finds solace in a medical dummy, but it soon begins to take over his life. [S]
03:45 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro closes the doors to The Cellar Club once more, but not before giving a glimpse of the spine-tingling horrors arriving next week. [S]
03:50 Stranger In Town 1957. Drama. Directed George Pollock. Starring Alex Nicol, Anne Paige & Mary Laura Wood. In a sleepy village, a composer is shot dead and a woman is found gassed. Who killed them and why? [S]
05:25 The Road to D-Day Friendly Invasion. 2010. A compelling insight into the assault on D-Day; with survivors describing it as 'out of this world', we take a look the impact on those that stayed at home.
06:00 Burke's Law 1964. Who Killed 1/2 of Glory Lee? Directed by Don Weis. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway, Regis Toomey & Buster Keaton. the half owner of the Glory Lee fashion house, is found dead in an elevator.
07:00 The Great Van Robbery 1959. Crime Drama. Director: Max Varnel. Stars Denis Shaw, Kay Callard & Tony Quinn. An Interpol detective pursues a dangerous thief who has placed his loot into a bank account in Rio de Janeiro. [S]
08:20 Portrait of Alison 1955. Crime. Director: Guy Green. Stars Robert Beatty, Terry Moore, William Sylvester. A Francis Durbridge story. A painter is commissioned to paint a portrait of a girl killed in Italy. [S]
10:00 Together 1981. Stars Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Delena Kidd, Brian Jameson, Allan David. Charlene gets her wish with the help of Trevor and Pete's 'friend' Russell and is off to Soho.
10:30 The Buccaneers Ghost Ship. 1957. Stars Robert Shaw, Colin Douglas & Alfred Burke. Tempest encounters an abandoned Dutch Ship; he sees a prize, but the crew fear it is a ghost ship with restless spirits. [S]
11:05 Hide and Seek 1963. Thriller. Director Endfield. Stars Ian Carmichael, Curd Jürgens & Janet Munro. An astrophysicist in London finds it frustratingly difficult to return a wallet to an Eastern European friend. [S]
12:55 Serious Charge 1959. Drama. A new vicar (Anthony Quayle) falls foul of Hester (Sarah Churchill) as she backs up a false claim made by Larry (Andrew Ray) against the vicar. Cliff Richard sings Living Doll. [S]
15:00 Saddle Up! There's adventure, action and plenty of laughs this afternoon! James Stephens is back to introduce the first offering, The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin, a spectacular Western comedy from 1967. [S]
15:05 The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin 1967. Western. Director: James Neilson. Stars Roddy McDowall, Suzanne Pleshette & Karl Malden. To restore his family's wealth, a young lad stows away on a ship bound for the California Gold Rush. [S]
17:15 Saddle Up! James Stephens introduces a tense and thrilling episode of Johnny Ringo, where our leading man is willing to take a risk by posing as a killer in order to uncover an innocent man. [S]
17:20 Johnny Ringo The Liars. Directed by Aaron Spelling. Ringo poses as a killer in order to learn which of the four gang members waiting to be hanged was really innocent of killing two bank tellers. [S]
17:55 Bonanza Showdown. 1960. Stars Dan Blocker, Ben Cooper & Ray Teal. After a gang robs Virginia City's bank, the youngest member gets a job on the Ponderosa to prevent the sheriff from finding the others. [S]
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Eye Witness. 1973. Stars Jack Warner, Gwyneth Powell & David Rose. Dixon takes an unexpected holiday accompanied by the only witness to a gangland murder. [S]
20:05 The Human Jungle The Lost Hours. 1963. Stars Herbert Lom. A neurotic wife tries to take her own life. Dr. Corder learns she is the least neurotic of the family. Guest stars Leonard Sachs and Ursula Howell. [S]
21:05 Gideon's Way The Reluctant Witness. Stars John Gregson, Alexander Davion and Daphne Anderson. Some neighborhood thugs who run a stolen car ring beat a man to death. A timid shop girl is the only witness. [S]
22:10 The Nanny 1965. Thriller. Director: Seth Holt. Stars Bette Davis, Wendy Craig & Jill Bennett. Joey Fane is a young boy who believes that the nanny killed his sister but nobody believes him. [S]
Thursday 13th June

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Thursday 13th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:00 Tell Me Another 1976. Stories about Starting in Showbusiness. Personal anecdotes as told to Dick Hills. This episode stars Thora Hird, Roy Hudd, Millicent Martin and Beryl Reid. [S]
00:30 Maigret A Man of Quality. 1960. Stars Rupert Davies, Ewen Solon & Helen Shingler. Emile Gallet was a man who preserved his way of life and provided for his family, but he is later found shot in Sancerre. [S]
01:35 Millions Like Us 1943. War Drama. Directed by Sidney Gilliat & Frank Launder. Stars Patricia Roc, Gordon Jackson, Basil Radford & Eric Portman. Celia marries a gunner before he is deployed into wartime battle. [S]
03:35 Hide and Seek 1963. Thriller. Director Endfield. Stars Ian Carmichael, Curd Jürgens & Janet Munro. An astrophysicist in London finds it frustratingly difficult to return a wallet to an Eastern European friend. [S]
05:25 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Royal Murder. 1955. Stars Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Lise Bourdin. Whilst in the Balkans, Holmes and Watson must hunt down a killer after a fellow guest is poisoned. [S]
06:00 The Common Touch 1941. Drama. Directed by John Baxter. Starring Greta Gynt, Raymond Lovell, Percy Walsh and Bernard Miles. When his father dies, young Peter leaves school and takes over the family firm. [S]
08:05 Vote for Huggett 1949. Comedy. Director Ken Annakin. Stars Jack Warner, Kathleen Harrison, Susan Shaw, Petula Clark, Diana Dors. The Huggetts decide to enter the world of politics, causing uproar in the household. [S]
09:45 Radio Days 1987. Comedy. Directed by Woody Allen. Stars Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest & Mike Starr. The nostalgic story of an ordinary family in Queens, N.Y. is told alongside vignettes of radio's golden era. [S]
11:30 The Green Cockatoo 1937. Crime Drama. Directed by William Cameron Menzies. Stars John Mills, Rene Ray & Robert Newton. A Soho entertainer teams up with a young woman to find out who killed his brother. [S]
12:50 Star Performance 1955. Drama. Director: Roy Kellino. Stars Macdonald Carey, Frances Rafferty & Dick Wessel. A clown achieves the fame he desired but at a cost. Can he overcome the loneliness that overshadows him?
13:20 The Big Boodle 1957. Crime. Directed by Richard Wilson. Stars Errol Flynn, Pedro Armendáriz & Rossana Rory. Cuban crooks and police chase a casino card dealer who is falsely accused of counterfeiting pesos. [S]
15:00 Crown Court Blackmail - Part 1. 1973. Stars Edward Jewesbury, Madeleine Hinde & Christopher Waite. The scorned lover of a married clergyman is accused of blackmail after threatening to expose their affair. [S]
15:30 Crown Court Blackmail - Part 2. 1973. Stars Ian McCulloch, Ann Morrish & Victor Platt. As the witnesses come forward to speak, will any evidence come to light about Janet and Matthew Brewer's intentions? [S]
16:00 Crown Court Blackmail - Part 3. 1973. Stars David Ashford, John Alkin & Antony Brown. As the case comes to its end, who will the jurors believe? Will Janet and Matthew be found guilty or not guilty? [S]
16:30 Danger UXB Dead Letter. 1979. Stars Anthony Andrews, Judy Geeson & Iain Cuthbertson. A large UXB in the London Underground brings Ash face-to-face with a new type of fuse.
17:30 Colonel March of Scotland Yard Present Tense. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts & Eric Pohlmann. Colonel March's niece thinks she hears her dead husband's voice and becomes convinced he's returned as a ghost. [S]
18:05 Sea Devils 1953. Adventure. Director: Raoul Walsh. Stars Rock Hudson, Yvonne De Carlo, Maxwell Reed. Based on Victor Hugo's 'Toilers of the Sea', the threat of Napoleonic invasion hangs heavy over Britain. [S]
19:50 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed throughout June. [S]
20:00 The Brothers The Hammond Account. 1974. Stars Robin Chadwick, Derek Benfield & Jennifer Wilson. Hammond Transport is once again in the position for expansion. Barbara returns from abroad with some news. [S]
21:05 Van der Valk Rich Man, Poor Man. Stars Barry Foster, Michael Latimer & Susan Travers. An explosion almost kills a worker at a factory, and a poor immigrant barber is beaten to death in a luxury apartment. [S]
22:10 The Falcon and the Snowman 1985. Drama. Directed by John Schlesinger. Stars Timothy Hutton, Sean Penn & Joyce Van Patten. The true story of two childhood friends who decide to sell government secrets to the Soviet Union. [S]
Friday 14th June

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Friday 14th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:50 Woman On The Run 1950. Drama. Directed by Norman Foster. Stars Ann Sheridan, Dennis O'Keefe & Robert Keith. An eyewitness to a murder is pursued by his wife, the police and the killer around San Francisco. [S]
02:25 Hannibal Brooks 1969. War. Directed by Michael Winner. Stars Oliver Reed, John Alderton & Wolfgang Preiss. A POW working at a zoo gets the chance to escape and takes the elephant he's been caring for with him. [S]
04:25 The Road to D-Day Love and War. 2010. D-Day transformed large parts of Britain into an armed camp. Troops came from all over the world. Relationships with the local residents grew and some of them lasted...
05:00 The Road to D-Day Through the Eyes of a Child. 2010. Facing the bombing by the Luftwaffe, children in their thousands were evacuated. Sometimes whole schools moved to safer areas. This is the story of one of them.
05:35 Twist or Stick It's a 1960s twisting compilation see 'The Hollies' Shane Fenton & The Fentones, The Orchids, The Keytones, a lot of 'That Old Yeah, Yeah Feeling' and much more.
06:00 She'll Have to Go 1962. Comedy. Directed by Robert Asher. Stars Bob Monkhouse, Alfred Marks & Hattie Jacques. Two brother's scheme to gain the family fortune after their grandmother bestows it to their cousin. [S]
07:45 Come a Little Closer
07:50 The Glass Cage 1955. Mystery. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars John Ireland, Honor Blackman & Geoffrey Keen. A struggling showman gets involved in the hunt for a murderer after two circus performers are killed. [S]
09:05 Passport To Treason 1956. Crime Drama. Directed by Robert S. Baker. Stars Rod Cameron and Lois Maxwell. Clifford, an American private eye, stationed in London for the sake of a murdered friend, takes over a case. [S]
10:40 The Night Caller 1965. Sci-Fi. Director: John Gilling. Stars 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. [S]
12:20 What's On TPTV With Noel Founder of Talking Pictures TV and one half of the Footage Detectives, Noel Cronin, shares shows and films not be missed throughout June. [S]
12:30 The Four Just Men The Beatniques. 1959. Stars Dan Dailey, Delphi Lawrence & Cec Linder. In Cannes, Collier helps a famous actress who is being blackmailed after incriminating love letters were stolen from her. [S]
13:00 Melvyn's Talking Pictures Melvyn Hayes has delved into the archive and found another rare gem from the glamorous 1930s - the 1935 British romance Mimi, a splendid feature which will transport us back to 19th century Paris. [S]
13:10 Mimi 1935. Romance. Directed by Paul L. Stein. Stars Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Gertrude Lawrence & Diana Napier. The story of a struggling playwright in Paris who is inspired by a consumptive young woman. [S]
15:00 Melvyn's Talking Pictures The wonderful, lush, tear-jerking romance that is Mimi has come to an end, but Melvyn Hayes has another brilliant film in store for next week, starring two giants of both cinema and television. [S]
15:10 Rebecca 1940. Mystery. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine and George Sanders. A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. [S]
17:45 Look At Life ... Work. 1964. Let's take to the air in planes and helicopters with a look at the increasing number in Britain's airspace; including a glimpse of the businessmen, jockeys, and models taking off!
18:00 Worzel Gummidge Worzel in Revolt. 1981. Stars Jon Pertwee, Una Stubbs & Geoffrey Bayldon. Worzel, still dominated by Aunt Sally, is given the chance to get his own back by the Crowman with the 'disobedient' head. [S]
18:30 Fireball XL-5 Robert to the Rescue. 1963. Stars David Graham, Sylvia Anderson & John Bluthal. Steve and Venus take Professor Matic to a new planet the professor spotted with his new telescope.
19:05 Millions Like Us 1943. War Drama. Directed by Sidney Gilliat & Frank Launder. Stars Patricia Roc, Gordon Jackson, Basil Radford & Eric Portman. Celia marries a gunner before he is deployed into wartime battle. [S]
21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Tonight, Caroline Munro is joined by demonic forces and the extraterrestrial down in The Cellar Club. First, is the 1980 sci-fi horror Without Warning starring Jack Palance and Martin Landau. [S]
21:05 Without Warning 1980. Horror. Directed by Greydon Clark. Stars Jack Palance, Martin Landau & Tarah Nutter. When a group of teenagers go on a camping trip, they find much more than just the great outdoors. [S]
22:55 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Evil forces are at work and ready to destroy lives in Caroline Munro's next chilling film of the evening, the 1995 horror Serpent's Lair. [S]
23:00 Serpent's Lair 1995. Horror. Director: Jeffrey Reiner. Stars Jeff Fahey, Heather Medway & Kathleen Noone. Shortly after a young couple move into their new home, their marriage becomes plagued by a Satanic force. [S]
Saturday 15th June

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Saturday 15th June

Time Programme Synopsis
00:50 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Tales of vengeance and murder are on the cards for next week, as Caroline Munro gives us a sneaky peek at the upcoming films. [S]
00:55 Unearthly Stranger 1963. Sci-Fi. Directed by John Krish. Stars John Neville, Phillip Stone, Gabriella Licudi & Warren Mitchell. A government scientist quickly marries a mysterious woman who he knows little about. [S]
02:30 Deathsport 1978. Sci-fi. Directed by Allan Arkush & Nicholas Niciphor. Stars David Carradine & Claudia Jennings. In the distant future, a ranger is forced to compete in a savage game called Deathsport.
04:10 The Road to D-Day The Great Deception. 2010. Britain made huge efforts to conceal from the Nazi's the precise beaches on which D-Day troops would land. This is the story of a highly successful deception plan.
04:45 Look At Life 1961. A look at the activities of the Salvation Army and how it has adjusted to the different needs of society.
05:00 Bonanza Death at Dawn. 1960. Stars Lorne Greene, Robert Middleton & Gregory Walcott. When a powerful gang plagues Virginia City, the Cartwrights are determined to stop them even when they are threatened. [S]
06:00 The Golden Disc 1958. Pop drama starring Lee Patterson, Mary Steele, Terry Dene & Linda Gray. A young pop composer and singer opens a coffee bar. They are joined by budding singer Terry Dene as himself. [S]
07:35 Talking Pictures with Terry Dene Talking Pictures TV have an exclusive interview with Terry Dene.
07:55 The Beverly Hillbillies No Place Like Home. 1962. Stars Donna Douglas, Bea Benaderet & Frank Wilcox. Back home for Christmas, Elly May bonds with her old animal friends, while Pearl tries to impress Mr. Brewster. [S]
08:30 Runaround 1981. Presented by Mike Reid. Prizes include A garden swing-ball, a camera & telescope. This episode features a barrel maker and knife sharpener, a vintage street piano and more.
Saturday Morning Pictures
09:00 Batman Fine Feathered Finks. 1966. Stars Adam West, Burgess Meredith & Lewis Charles. Disguised as Bruce Wayne, Batman infiltrates the Penguin's umbrella factory in an attempt to track him down. [S]
09:30 The Three Musketeers One for All and All for One. 1933. Stars John Wayne, Ruth Hall & Jack Mulhall. Tom and the Three Musketeers battle El Shaitan and his men in the desert, and Tom receives a warrant for his arrest. [S]
09:50 Space Patrol The Swamps of Jupiter. 1963. Stars Murray Kash, Libby Morris & Ronnie Stevens. Captain Dart and his crew are sent to investigate the loss of contact with a scientific base on Jupiter. [S]
10:20 Tufty Club Established in the 1960s this early animation by Bob Bura explains the perils of swimming at the seaside, broken glass bottles and the dangers of crossing the road for the ice cream van. [S]
10:35 Snipshots Early silent animation made in 1935, charming hand drawn cartoon and story.
10:40 The Adventures of Robin Hood The Challenge of the Black Knight. 1957. Stars Richard Greene, John Arnatt & Archie Duncan. An outlaw takes his son hunting as a birthday treat, but things go wrong when a knight challenges them. [S]
11:10 William at the Circus Lost Cinema Serial - Episode 6. 1948. Stars William Graham, Garry Marsh & Jane Welsh. At the funfair, William finally gets a chance to speak to the Prime Minister and then goes to the circus. [S]
11:30 The Buccaneers Mr. Beamish and the Hangman's Noose. 1957. Stars Robert Shaw, Peter Hammond & Paul Hansard. A new governor arrives from England and arrests Beamish. A wary Tempest sets out to find answers. [S]
12:00 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Huron Tomahawk. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr. & Brian Smyth. Mike is returning home to marry but his fiance and family have been murdered. [S]
12:30 Colonel March of Scotland Yard The Deadly Gift. 1956. Stars Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts. A pretty barmaid receives an unusual Christmas gift, a music box from a thief, dead ten years. [S]
13:00 Unearthly Stranger 1963. Sci-Fi. Directed by John Krish. Stars John Neville, Phillip Stone, Gabriella Licudi & Warren Mitchell. A government scientist quickly marries a mysterious woman who he knows little about. [S]
14:35 Designing Women 1947. Documentary. Features Joyce Grenfell, Joy Shelton, Harry Geldard & Audrey Fildes. Two ethereal visitors show a young married couple how to equip and organise their new home.
15:00 Captain Scarlet and The Mysterons Big Ben Strikes. 1967. Stars Sylvia Anderson, Donald Gray & Janna Hill. The Mysterons announce that they intend to destroy London and a truck carrying an atomic device goes missing in the city.
15:35 Valley of the Dragons 1961. Sci-fi. Directed by Edward Bernds. Stars Cesare Danova, Sean McClory & Joan Staley. In 1881, two men are swept away by a comet and transported to a world with a prehistoric civilisation. [S]
17:15 Batman Hi Diddle Riddle. 1966. Stars Adam West, Burt Ward & Neil Hamilton. The Riddler's twisted trail leads Batman to break the law and fall before the criminal charms of a beautiful Molehill Mob moll. [S]
17:50 Look At Life 1965. An interesting look at the various seafaring jobs for women - from work on the great passenger liners, to merchant navies, plus a look at Russian women at sea.
18:00 In Suspicious Circumstances The Boaster - Death Scene. 1994. Stars Amelia Curtis, Jill Baker & Larry Lamb. An investigative look at a serial killer who targeted women in Brighton and the demise of a jealous, penniless actor. [S]
19:00 Dixon of Dock Green Looters Ltd. 1975. Stars Jack Warner, Sam Kydd, Terry Cowling & Gwyneth Powell. Highly successful cat burglar Charlie Barnet and his family illustrate they can make crime pay. [S]
20:00 Budgie Fiddler on The Hoof - Part 1. Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson & Lynn Dalby. Two-part episode in which Budgie's domestic difficulties are complicated by his dad. [S]
21:00 The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll 1961. Horror. Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars Paul Massie, Dawn Addams & Christopher Lee. Dr. Jekyll releases his violent alter ego after experimenting on the hidden, darker nature of man. [S]
22:45 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Playback. 1962. Directed by Quentin Lawrence. Stars Margit Saad, Barry Foster & Victoria Platt. A Police officer awaits a life-changing verdict and reflects on his own arrest. [S]
23:55 The Light at the Edge of the World 1971. Action. Directed by Kevin Billington. Stars Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner & Samantha Eggar. In 1865, pirates try to capture a new lighthouse on Cape Horn in order to execute a devious plan. [S]
Sunday 16th June

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Sunday 16th June

Time Programme Synopsis
02:25 Sierra Baron 1958. Western. Directed by James B. Clark. Stars Brian Keith, Rick Jason & Rita Gam. In 1848, a Californian rancher battles with crooked landgrabbers to protect his large piece of land. [S]
04:05 Look At Life ... Safety? 1965. A look at what is being done to make cars and roads safer to prevent accidents on the roads of Britain.
04:20 The Road to D-Day Great Panjandrums. 2010. War kills people. It also produces more sophisticated ways of doing so, and conversely, inventions that will nullify the new sources of death.
04:55 The Road to D-Day Practice Run. 2010. The disaster of the raid on Dieppe is followed by a rehearsal for D-Day at Slapton Sands, which was interrupted by an onslaught by German E-boats, causing hundreds of deaths.
05:30 The Law & Mr Jones Exit. Created by Sy Gomberg. Stars James Whitmore, Janet De Gore & Conlan Carter. Abraham Jones is an attorney handling white collar cases from star studded clients. (S1, E15)
06:00 Sandokan: Pirate of Malaysia 1964. Action. Director: Umberto Lenzi. Stars Steve Reeves, Jacqueline Sassard & Mimmo Palmara. Sandokan and his team of rebels attempt to stop a British General from forcing the Sultan to resign. [S]
08:10 Star Performance 1955. Drama. Directed by William A. Seiter. Stars George Montgomery, Alan Hale Jr. & Gloria Talbott. Young waitresses at a hotel in the Old West cause problems for a handsome whiskey salesman.
08:45 Freedom To Die 1961. Directed by Francis Searle Stars Bruce Seton, Felicity Young, Kay Callard & Paul Maxwell. Neat Crime drama of a hidden underworld where crime really doesn't pay. [S]
10:00 One Step Beyond Echo. 1959. Stars John Newland, Ross Martin & Ed Kemmer. When Paul Martin is acquitted the murder of his wife, he moves to the country. However, he begins to have premonitions of his own murder. [S]
10:35 13 East Street 1952. Drama. Directed by Robert Baker. Starring Patrick Holt, Dora Bryan & Michael Balfour. A detective poses as an escaped convict to catch a gang of warehouse robbers. [S]
11:45 Sierra Baron 1958. Western. Directed by James B. Clark. Stars Brian Keith, Rick Jason & Rita Gam. In 1848, a Californian rancher battles with crooked landgrabbers to protect his large piece of land. [S]
13:25 Batman Fine Feathered Finks. 1966. Stars Adam West, Burgess Meredith & Lewis Charles. Disguised as Bruce Wayne, Batman infiltrates the Penguin's umbrella factory in an attempt to track him down. [S]
14:00 Grand National Night 1953. Crime Drama. Directed by Bob McNaught. Stars Nigel Patrick & Moira Lister. A horse trainer's wife unexpectedly dies after a bitter argument, leaving him fearful of being accused of murder. [S]
15:35 Look At Life 1964. Taking a look at Portsmouth, which is no longer the seafaring city it was, with a focus on its changing face.
15:50 Small Hotel 1957. Comedy. Director: David Mcdonald. Stars Gordon Harker, Marie Lohr, John Lode & Billie Whitelaw. At a small hotel, Albert, an aged but shrewd waiter, is a past master at the art of fiddling. [S]
17:00 The Footage Detectives We celebrate Father's with a Cabana chocolate bar! We have a reel of picnic frolics in the 50s, footage of selling old bangers in the 50s and look at scenes of aircraft in Bristol in the 50s/60s. [S]
18:00 Those British Faces
18:35 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. [S]
20:35 A Lifetime Ago with The Baim Collection ... Baim Collection. Enchanted Cities. 1957. Narrated by Kenneth Macleod. A tour of the beautiful Italian cities of Florence and Venice.
21:00 Crime Story The Prince: The Life and Crimes of Darius Guppy. 1993. Stars James Purefoy & Jo Stone-Fewings. The story of Darius Guppy and his plan to stage a jewellery heist to reclaim insurance money. [S]
22:05 The Halfway House 1944. Drama. Directed by Basil Dearden. Starring Mervyn Johns, Glynis Johns & Tom Walls. A group of travellers, all with something to hide in their past, take shelter from a storm in an old inn. [S]
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