Talking Pictures TV Programme Schedule

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July 6th - July 12th



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TPTV Schedule July 6th - July 12th

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Mon 06 Jul 2000:40Mr Denning Drives North1951. Crime. Director: Anthony Kimmins. Stars John Mills, Phyllis Calvert & Eileen Moore. A British aircraft engineer accidentally kills his daughter's nasty boyfriend and then tries to it cover up...
Mon 06 Jul 2002:30The Velvet Touch1948. Thriller. A police captain (Sydney Greenstreet) must solve the murder of a producer. Was it his ex or his ex ex? Stars Rosalind Russell, Leo Genn & Claire Trevor.
Mon 06 Jul 2004:25The Madame Gambles1951. Comedy. The owner of a dress shop gambles the shop away to her bookie who inherits, not only the shop, but the manager. Directed by Maclean Rogers. Starring Richard Hearne and Petula Clark. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Mon 06 Jul 2006:00The Love Lottery1954. Comedy. Directed by Charles Crichton. Starring David Niven, Peggy Cummins and Herbert Lom. After getting away from being a Hollywood star, Rex unwittingly becomes the prize in a lottery (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Mon 06 Jul 2007:45Open All Night1934. Anton (Frank Vosper) is an exiled Russian grand-duke but works as a night manager in a hotel with tragic consequences. Stars Leslie Perrins. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Mon 06 Jul 2009:00Sir Francis DrakeDoctor Dee. 1961. Stars Terence Morgan, Jean Kent, Patrick McLoughlin. Doctor Dee entertains Elizabeth and her court with some magic tricks.
Mon 06 Jul 2009:30Ladies Who Do1963. 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.
Mon 06 Jul 2011:10Stars from the Screen (1934)Features four clips of British films from 1934. Including Jack Hulbert in 'The Camels are Coming', Cicely Courtneidge in 'Aunt Sally', Jessie Mathews in 'Evergreen' and Violet Lorrain in Roadhouse.
Mon 06 Jul 2011:25Grand National Night1953. Crime drama filmed at Nettlefold and a George Minter production. A horse-trainer kills his spiteful wife after a bitter fight and tries to cover up the murder. Starring Nigel Patrick. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Mon 06 Jul 2013:00Fiddlers Three1944. Comedy. Directed by Harry Watt. Stars Tommy Trinder, Sonnie Hale & Frances Day. A hitch-hiker travels back in time after being struck by lightning in Stonehenge.
Mon 06 Jul 2014:45Salisbury Hall - The Ghost Of Nell GwynDirector: Frank De Felitta. A documentary-style LOST short. stars Margaret Rutherford & her husband Stringer Davis who investigate Ghostly sightings at the Goldsmith home.
Mon 06 Jul 2015:00The October Man1947. Crime. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Stars: John Mills, Edward Chapman, Joan Greenwood. A man is suspected of murder, and due to a previous brain injury, he begins to doubt his own innocence.
Mon 06 Jul 2017:00CatweazleThe Battle of the Giants. 1971. Stars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Moray Watson. Excitement grows at the local flower show in King's Farthing, especially with Catweazle's growing potion
Mon 06 Jul 2017:30The Three of UsShort Children's film made in 1974 on the perils of playing outdoors and how to look after your brand new Chopper. Stars Dorian Healy, Craig McFarlane & Earl Rhodes.
Mon 06 Jul 2017:45The Way Ahead1944. War. Director: Carol Reed. Stars Jimmy Hanley, Stanley Holloway & David Niven. After a battalion suffers casualties at Dunkirk, the gaps in the ranks must be filled by 'call-ups'.
Mon 06 Jul 2020:00HannayVoyage into Fear. 1988. Stars Robert Powell, Christopher Scoular & Gavin Richards. The Government of Great Britain and Imperial Germany are in a race to arm themselves with modern battleships (S1,E03)
Mon 06 Jul 2021:00Special BranchRendezvous. 1974. Stars George Sewell, Paul Eddington, Anthony Nicholls. Craven is put in charge of security for a vital debriefing exercise being held at a derelict mental institution.
Mon 06 Jul 2022:00The Gentle TouchBlade. 1980. Directed by Christopher Hodson. Stars Jill Gascoine, William Marlowe & Brian Gwaspari. As Maggie investigates a hate crime, she finds herself at odds with fellow officer. (S1, E05)
Mon 06 Jul 2023:00Circus of Fear1967. Drama. Director: John Llewellyn Moxey. Stars: Suzy Kendall, Christopher Lee, Anthony Newlands. Inspector Elliott of Scotland Yard visits a circus to investigate murder and theft.
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Tue 07 Jul 2006:00Let's Be Famous1939. Comedy. Directed by Walter Forde. Stars Jimmy O'Dea, Betty Driver & Sonnie Hale. An Irishman sets out to become famous as a singer on the radio. But there's a mix up!
Tue 07 Jul 2007:40The Blue Parrot1954. 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Tue 07 Jul 2009:00William TellThe Gauntlet of St Gerhardt. Stars Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard & Jennifer Jayne. A religious relic, the Gauntlet of St Gerhardt, appears to inspire the Swiss to feats of valour.
Tue 07 Jul 2009:30Don't Ever Leave Me1949. Comedy. Directed by Arthur Crabtree. Stars Jimmy Hanley, Petula Clark, Linden Travers & Hugh Sinclair. Jack's grandfather Harry comes out of prison and stays with him in his mews flat.
Tue 07 Jul 2011:10Whistle Down the Wind1961. Drama. Directed by Bryan Forbes and starring Bernard Lee, Alan Bates and Hayley Mills. Three young children encounter a murderer on the run. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Tue 07 Jul 2013:10The Country Girl1955. Musical Drama. Director: George Seaton. Stars: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, William Holden. An alcoholic actor struggles to resurrect his career. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Tue 07 Jul 2015:15SOS Pacific1959. 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Tue 07 Jul 2017:00CatweazleThe Magic Circle. 1971. Stars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Moray Watson. A London doctor is consulted about Groome, but he finds Catweazle a far more interesting case.
Tue 07 Jul 2017:30IWM: The Team (1941)Second World War short film stressing the importance of team work with George Allison of Arsenal Football Club.
Tue 07 Jul 2017:35Spring In Park Lane1948. Comedy. Director Herbert Wilcox. Stars Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding. Joshua Howard's niece suspects the new footman is not what he makes out to be.
Tue 07 Jul 2019:20The Captain's Table (1959)1959. Comedy. Director: Jack Lee. Starring: John Gregson, Peggy Cummins and Donald Sinden. A ship's captain is promoted from steamers to their flagship passenger liner.
Tue 07 Jul 2021:00BudgieGrandee Hotel. 1971. Stars Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson, Lynn Dalby. Budgie invites Charlie Endell to dinner at the Grandee Hotel in an attempt to persuade him to buy a film projector.
Tue 07 Jul 2022:00Forbidden1949. Drama. Directed by George King. Stars Douglass Montgomery, Hazel Court & Patricia Burke. An ex-serviceman plans to escape his faithless wife.
Tue 07 Jul 2023:45The Shakedown1960. Drama. Terence Morgan plays 'Augie' a crook just released from prison and intent on getting his rackets back from 'Collar' (Harry H Corbett). Starring Bill Owen, Robert Beatty and Hazel Court.
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Wed 08 Jul 2001:35Tread Softly Stranger1958. 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). (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Wed 08 Jul 2003:20Scarlet Thread1951. Crime drama directed by Lewis Gilbert and starring Kathleen Byron, Laurence Harvey and Sydney Tafler. Two high flying crooks take part in a robbery that goes very wrong. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Wed 08 Jul 2004:50Looking for Sophia2004. Factual. Directed by: Roberto Olla & Danila Satta. Documentary on the work of Sophia Loren with interviews and rare footage. A heroine, according to Anthony Burgess; Sophia is a mystery.
Wed 08 Jul 2006:00Rhythm Racketeers1937. Musical. Chicago gangster steals jewels and frames his band leader double. Starring Harry Roy, Princess Pearl, James Carew, Syd Crossley. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Wed 08 Jul 2007:30Cuckoo Patrol1967. 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 (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Wed 08 Jul 2009:00The Adventures of Robin HoodFriar Tuck. 1955. Stars Richard Greene, Victor Wool & Archie Duncan. Disguised as a monk, Robin visits Friar Tuck, a jovial, fat, holy man and together they organise the escape of Mildred.
Wed 08 Jul 2009:30Scrooge (1935)1935. Family. Ebenezer Scrooge (Seymour Hicks) is persuaded to change his ways one Christmas by visitations from the ghosts of Christmas past, present and yet-to-come. Also stars Donald Calthrop. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Wed 08 Jul 2011:05Curtain Up1952. Comedy. Directed by Ralph Smart. Stars Robert Morley, Margaret Rutherford, Kay Kendall & Michael Medwin. A stage director clashes with the author of a play being done by a little theatre group.
Wed 08 Jul 2012:45BFI: Terminus1961. Drama. Directed by John Schlesinger. Iconic short of a day in the life of a London Railway Station.
Wed 08 Jul 2013:25Time Without Pity1957. Crime. Director: Joseph Losey. Stars Michael Redgrave, Ann Todd, Leo McKern, Peter Cushing & Alec McCowan. David is an alcoholic who has 24 hours to save his son from being hanged for murder
Wed 08 Jul 2015:10The Laughing Lady1946. Musical Drama. Directed by Paul L. Stein. Stars: Anne Ziegler, Webster Booth, Francis L. Sullivan. During the French Revolution, a young aristocrat promises to locate and steal diamonds.
Wed 08 Jul 2017:00CatweazleThe Thirteenth Sign. 1971. Stars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Moray Watson. Catweazle has now collected all 12 signs of the zodiac. But he still needs to discover the 13th before he can fly.
Wed 08 Jul 2017:30The Large Rope (AKA: The Long Rope)(AKA: The Long Rope). 1953. Drama. Director: Wolf Rilla. Stars Donald Houston, Susan Shaw, Peter Byrne, Vanda Godsell. A man returns to where he was accused of murdering a girl to prove his innocence (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Wed 08 Jul 2018:55Nate and Hayes1983. Adventure. Director: Ferdinand Fairfax. Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Michael O'Keefe, Max Phipps, Jenny Seagrove. A missionary vies with a sea captain for the affection of the same woman. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Wed 08 Jul 2020:55London River Bus late 1940s - Glimpses... 1940s. Take a trip on The Thames from Greenwich, where many of London's historic features are to be seen: Tower Bridge, The Tower Of London, St Pauls, the 'new' Waterloo Bridge & on to Westminster
Wed 08 Jul 2021:00Rumpole of the BaileyRumpole and the Right to Silence. Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Patricia Hodge. A radical college professor accused of murder refuses to disclose his alibi
Wed 08 Jul 2022:05The Medusa Touch1978. Horror. Directed by Jack Gold. Starring Richard Burton, Lee Remick & Lino Ventura. A psychological thriller about a telekinetic novelist who causes disasters simply by thinking about them.
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Thu 09 Jul 2000:15The Passenger1975. Drama. Director: Michelangelo Antonioni. Stars Jack Nicholson, Maria Schneider, Jenny Runacre. A war correspondent, unable to find the war he's been asked to uncover chooses a risky path. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Thu 09 Jul 2002:45Psyche 591964. Drama. Directed by Alexandre Singer. Stars Patricia Neal, Curt Jurgens & Samantha Eggar. The blind wife of an industrialist begins to learn that her malady may not be the result of an injury.
Thu 09 Jul 2004:45Landslide1936. Crime. A landslide traps a group of actors in a small theatre in Wales. The cashier is killed, who will be next? Starring Jimmy Handley and Dinah Sheridan.
Thu 09 Jul 2006:00Who Done It1956. Comedy. Director Basil Dearden. Stars Benny Hill, Belinda Lee, David Kossoff. Hugo lives between two worlds, as an Ice rink sweeper and as a private detective.
Thu 09 Jul 2007:40Dilemma1962. Crime. In this critically acclaimed British film, Harry returns home from work to be told by a neighbour that screams came from his house moments earlier. Starring Patricia Burke & Robert Dean.
Thu 09 Jul 2009:00The Adventures of Sir LancelotThe Outcast. 1956. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith, Ronald Leigh-Hunt. Sir Lancelot requests that his squire be trained to become a knight of the Round Table and is met with considerable opposition
Thu 09 Jul 2009:30Operation Bullshine1959. Comedy. Directed by Gilbert Gunn. Stars Donald Sinden, Barbara Murray, Dora Bryan & Carole Lesley. The ATS wife of an artillery lieutenant secretly joins her husband on the post.
Thu 09 Jul 2011:15Oh... Rosalinda!1956. Musical Comedy. Directed by Michael Powell. Stars Michael Redgrave, Mel Ferrer & Anthony Quayle. Adaptation of Die Fledermaus by Johan Strauss, updated to post-war Vienna.
Thu 09 Jul 2013:20BFI: Waverley Steps1948. Factual. Director: John Eldridge. With visual grace, and wit, the film entwines a coalman's working day with students' revels by night, the proceedings of a court with the rituals of a courtship
Thu 09 Jul 2014:00RoomsFull of Apologies. 1977. Written by Peter King. Stars Anne Curthoys, Anne Dyson, William Marlowe, Julie Shipley. Mrs Beale takes a tumble & Mr Kettle helps Mrs Singer with some DIY and some new lino.
Thu 09 Jul 2014:30The Dummy Talks1943. Crime. Director: Oswald Mitchell. Stars: Jack Warner, Beryl Orde, Claude Hulbert. Police must solve the mysterious murder of a ventriloquist in a music hall.
Thu 09 Jul 2016:10Glad Tidings1953.Drama. Colonel's adult children object to him marrying an American widow. Starring Barbara Kelly and Raymond Huntley. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Thu 09 Jul 2017:25The Court Jester1956. A musical-comedy film starring Danny Kaye, Glynis Johns, Basil Rathbone, Angela Lansbury. A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil rule. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Thu 09 Jul 2019:25Blowing Wild1953. Drama. Director: Hugo Fregonese. Stars: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Ruth Roman, Anthony Quinn. A love triangle set in Mexico's oilfields, where bandits are still active.
Thu 09 Jul 2021:10Harlow1965. Biography. Director: Gordon Douglas. Stars: Carroll Baker, Red Buttons, Raf Vallone. Biopic inspired by the brief life of the 1930s platinum blonde bombshell, screen siren Jean Harlow. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Thu 09 Jul 2023:45Steaming1985. Drama. Director by Joseph Losey. Stars Vanessa Redgrave, Sarah Miles Patti Love & Diana Dors in her final film with Joseph Losey. Three frequenters of a steam room decide to fight its closure.
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Fri 10 Jul 2006:00Davy1958. Comedy. Directed by Michael Relph. Starring Harry Secombe, Ron Randell and George Relph. Young Davy is the star of his family's touring act, but will he go it alone when stardom calls? (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Fri 10 Jul 2001:45Midnight Fear1990. Crime thriller directed by Bill Crain and starring David Carradine, Pete Atkins and Mark Carlton. Detective Hanks must track down two psychotic killers before they kill again.
Fri 10 Jul 2003:30Minesweeper1943. War drama starring Richard Arlen, Jean Parker & Russell Hayden. A former naval deserter is drawn back to the services after the attack on Pearl Harbour.
Fri 10 Jul 2004:45Home to Danger1951. Crime. Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars Alan Wheatley, Guy Rolfe and Stanley Baker. Barbara returns from abroad after her father's suicide. A changed will leaves Barbara in mortal danger. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Fri 10 Jul 2007:40Report On LitterEarly, possibly 1950s. Public Information Film on the rising concern of litter at Wembley Stadium and in our parks and gardens. Take your litter home with you!
Fri 10 Jul 2007:45Marry Me1949. Comedy. Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars Derek Bond, Susan Shaw, Patrick Holt, Carol Marsh. Several individuals meet through a marriage bureau.
Fri 10 Jul 2009:35Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard1939. Detective Drama. Directed by Fred Elles. Starring Mary Clare, Edward Lexy & Nigel Patrick. A woman detective sets about solving the murder of people who have all frequented the same medium. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Fri 10 Jul 2010:50Voyage of the Damned1976. War Drama. Director: Stuart Rosenberg. Stars Faye Dunaway, Oskar Werner & Lee Grant. The tragic 1939 voyage of SS St. Louis carrying hundreds of German Jewish refugees from Nazi Germany
Fri 10 Jul 2014:00RoomsThe Party. 1977. Written by Peter King. Stars Ray Smith, Anne Curthoys, Anne Dyson. Geoff has made the decision to up sticks and fly back home. There's a party upstairs and everyone's invited.
Fri 10 Jul 2014:30Running for PleasureA look back to the 1970s when greyhound racing was popular and Private individuals trained greyhounds to run at nonregulated Tracks known as 'flapping tracks.
Fri 10 Jul 2014:55Crooks In Cloisters1964. Comedy. Director: Jeremy Summers. Stars Barbara Windsor, Bernard Cribbins & Melvyn Hayes. After pulling off the smallest train robbery, Little Walter and his crew decide to get out of London
Fri 10 Jul 2016:55Blithe Spirit1945. Comedy. Director: David Lean. Stars: Rex Harrison, Constance Cummings, Kay Hammond & Margaret Rutherford. A newly-married writer and his second wife are haunted by the ghost of his first wife. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Fri 10 Jul 2018:55Speed CrazyA hair-raising adventure through London's streets in the 1950s at 100mph, then 700mph by train and ending on the platform. Made by Walton Films.
Fri 10 Jul 2019:00Venetian Bird1952. Mystery. Director: Ralph Thomas. Stars: Richard Todd, Eva Bartok, John Gregson. A private detective travels to Venice to find an Italian veteran of the Second World War.
Fri 10 Jul 2021:00Van der ValkEnemy. 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.
Fri 10 Jul 2022:00The Rocky Horror Picture Show1975. Comedy. Director Jim Sharman. Stars Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon & Barry Bostwick. A squeaky clean couple, stranded at a creepy castle, encounter a night of murder, music and dance. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Fri 10 Jul 2000:00Nosferatu The Vampyre1979. Horror. Director: Werner Herzog. Stars: Klaus Kinski, Isabelle Adjani, Bruno Ganz. Count Dracula moves from Transylvania to Wismar, spreading the Black Plague across the land.
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Sat 11 Jul 2002:15The First Travelling Saleslady1956. 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.
Sat 11 Jul 2004:05When You Come Home1947. Comedy. A Grandad (Frank Randle) recounts to his granddaughter his life as a music hall odd job man. Directed by John Baxter.
Sat 11 Jul 2005:55Sturminster Carnival...Nostalgic footage of the 1962 Sturminster Carnival - still going strong today. The Floats, the crowds and the 60s atmosphere.
Sat 11 Jul 2006:00IWM: Malta GC (1943)1943. Documentary about the air offensive against Malta, commentary spoken by Laurence Oliver and music by Arnold Bax.
Sat 11 Jul 2006:25IWM: Next of KinEaling Studios production, directed by Thorold Dickinson, demonstrating the perils of 'careless talk' during wartime, with Mervyn Johns, Jack Hawkins, Basil Radford, Naunton Wayne and Nova Pilbeam.
Sat 11 Jul 2008:30Sir Francis DrakeDoctor Dee. 1961. Stars Terence Morgan, Jean Kent, Patrick McLoughlin. Doctor Dee entertains Elizabeth and her court with some magic tricks.
Sat 11 Jul 2009:00Anything To Declare?1938. John Loder and Elliot Makeham star in this topical thriller. Professor Grayson is working on an anti-gas formula and Dr. Klee, whose peace propaganda masks other interests, means to obtain it. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sat 11 Jul 2010:30Hawkeye & the Last of the MohicansThe Brute. 1957. Director by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Bill Walker. Tim is made to believe he killed someone and when he flees he becomes an easy scapegoat. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sat 11 Jul 2011:00Devil Girl From Mars1954. Sci-Fi. Directed by David MacDonald. Stars Patricia Laffan, Hugh McDermott & Hazel Court. A female alien, accompanied by a menacing robot, comes to Earth to collect Earth's men as breeding stock (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sat 11 Jul 2012:35Midlands in the 1960sGlimpses: Filmed in the 1960s this documentary short covers the growth of the Midlands, its industries and landmarks. Great footage of 60s Birmingham and Manchester.
Sat 11 Jul 2012:55South of Panama1941. Director: Jean Yarbrough. Stars: Roger Pryor, Virginia Vale, Lionel Royce. Jan Martin, sister of government chemist Paul Martin, realizes she is being followed by enemy agents after her brother. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sat 11 Jul 2014:05The Moonraker1958. Drama. Directed by David Macdonald. Stars George Baker, Sylvia Syms, Marius Goring & Peter Arne. After the battle of Worcester, Oliver Cromwell's Commonwealth are to capture Charles Stuart.
Sat 11 Jul 2015:45The Huggetts Abroad1949. Comedy. Directed by 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sat 11 Jul 2017:30The Adventures of Sir LancelotWinged Victory. 1956. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. King Arthur entrusts Sir Lancelot with a secret battle plan for Prince Boudwin who is besieged by King Mark.
Sat 11 Jul 2018:00The Eternal Sea1954. War. Directed by John H. Auer. Stars: Sterling Hayden, Alexis Smith, Ben Cooper. An American naval officer loses his leg, he continues in the service after learning to cope with his disability.
Sat 11 Jul 2020:05The Man Who Could Cheat Death1959. Horror. Directed by Terence Fisher Stars: Anton Diffring, Hazel Court, Christopher Lee. An artist in 1890 Paris stays young by periodically replacing a gland with that of a living person. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sat 11 Jul 2021:50The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders... Flanders. 1965. Comedy. Director: Terence Young. Stars: Kim Novak, Richard Johnson, Angela Lansbury. A young 18th century woman finds that losing her virtue is no handicap to a successful career. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
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Sun 12 Jul 2000:25Little Fauss and Big Halsy1970. Comedy-Drama. Director: Sidney J. Furie. Stars Robert Redford, Michael J. Pollard, Lauren Hutton, Noah Beery Jr. & Lucille Benson. The exploits of two bikers, one of Redford's lesser known works (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sun 12 Jul 2002:25Night Visitor1971. Crime horror starring Max von Sydow, Trevor Howard and Liv Ullmann. Salem escapes from an insane asylum where he was confined for being an axe-murderer. Music by Mancini.
Sun 12 Jul 2004:30Up In The Air1940. Comedy. Director: Howard Bretherton. Stars Frankie Darro, Marjorie Reynolds & Mantan Moreland. An unpopular radio singer is murdered on air. It is up to the radio page boy to solve the mystery. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sun 12 Jul 2005:45Matinee IdolsA look at the Matinee Idols that shaped cinema.
Sun 12 Jul 2006:00Sunday in Southend in 1959 - GlimpsesA typical sunny Sunday in Southend in 1959, the rides, the trams, the roads, the handkerchiefs on heads, a lot of dodgems, kiss-me-quick hats and the prom, pom, pom with the brass band playing...
Sun 12 Jul 2006:15Force on Thunder Mountain1978. Sci-Fi. A hiking trip into the mountains brings father and son into contact with the Force.
Sun 12 Jul 2008:10The Stolen Jools1931. Comedy. Director: William McGann & Victor Heerman. Stars Norma Shearer, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Buster Keaton & Edward G. Robinson. A police inspector searches Hollywood for stolen pearls
Sun 12 Jul 2008:30William TellThe Gauntlet of St Gerhardt. Stars Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard & Jennifer Jayne. A religious relic, the Gauntlet of St Gerhardt, appears to inspire the Swiss to feats of valour.
Sun 12 Jul 2009:00IWM: Coastal Command (1942)1942. Doc. Directed by J B Homes. Second World War feature length documentary illustrating the work of RAF Coastal Command
Sun 12 Jul 2010:30Hawkeye & the Last of the MohicansStubborn Pioneer. 1957. Directed by John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Leonard Ontkean. Carpenter foolishly travels into the wilderness to establish a new settlement called Carpenterville. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sun 12 Jul 2011:00Sam KyddSam's Hobbies & Career. A look at Sam's early war years, his time working with Britain's best comics, why his diary was found littered with menus & what a genuinely nice man he was.
Sun 12 Jul 2011:25Time, Gentlemen, Please!1952. Comedy. The Prime Minister is to visit Britain's perfect village. The residents want to send the local tramp to an almshouse. Stars Sid James, Eddie Byrne & Dora Bryan. Directed by Lewis Gilbert
Sun 12 Jul 2013:05Raise the Titanic1980. Drama. Directed by Jerry Jameson. Stars Jason Robards, Richard Jordan, David Selby, Anne Archer & Alec Guinness. To obtain a rare mineral, a ship raising operation is conducted on the Titanic. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sun 12 Jul 2015:25Follow A Star1959. Comedy. Director: Robert Asher. Stars Norman Wisdom, June Laverick, Fenella Fielding. Norman Truscott is a dry cleaner who dreams of being a singer.
Sun 12 Jul 2017:30The Adventures of Robin HoodMaid Marian. 1955. Stars Richard Greene, Victor Wool & Archie Duncan. Having ambushed the Sheriff's courier, Robin's life is placed in danger.
Sun 12 Jul 2018:00The Grass is Greener1961. Comedy. Director: Stanley Donen. Stars: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Robert Mitchum. Story of a lively encounter between a beautiful English countess and an American oil tycoon, set in England. (SUBTITLES AVAILBLE)
Sun 12 Jul 2020:10The Rivals of Sherlock HolmesThe Case of Laker Absconded. Stars: Peter Barkworth, Ronald Hines, Jane Lapotaire. A junior bank clerk elopes with a fortune-but without his fiancee.
Sun 12 Jul 2021:00Sunday Night at the London PalladiumVariety show hosted by Jimmy Tarbuck featuring George Raft, Paul and Barry Ryan, magician David Nixon, dancer Hugh Lambert, Spike Milligan and pianist Russ Conway.
Sun 12 Jul 2022:00No Room at the Inn1948. War Drama. Directed by Daniel Birt. Stars Freda Jackson, Joy Shelton, Hermione Baddeley & Joan Dowling. A drunken landlady confines a group of child evacuees to a life of degradation.
Sun 12 Jul 2023:40Tiger in the Smoke1956. Drama. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Stars: Donald Sinden, Muriel Pavlow, Tony Wright. A young officer is killed during a raid to kill a German general at the house which belonged to his grandmother


July 13th - July 19th



Click for a Printable TPTV Schedule July 13th - July 19th

TPTV Schedule July 13th - July 19th

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Mon 13 Jul 2001:40The Party's Over1965. Drama. Directed by Guy Hamilton. A controversial film of its time. A young American girl is caught up in the wild London scene. Starring Oliver Reed.
Mon 13 Jul 2003:30Who Killed Frank Daniels1932. Crime A crooked undertaker switches bodies to cover up a murder. Starring Zasu Pitts. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 13 Jul 2004:50Rudy Rudolph ValentinoDocumentary. Directed by Andrea Bettinetti. The life and career of Rudolph Valentino as the first ever pop-icon of the mass media era in the roaring 1920's.
Mon 13 Jul 2005:55When Motorways Were FunEarly footage of the M1.
Mon 13 Jul 2006:00Cast a Dark Shadow1955. Thriller. Directed by Lewis Gilbert. Starring Dirk Bogarde, Margaret Lockwood, Kay Walsh & Kathleen Harrison. A clever fortune-hunter with a penchant for murder kills his elderly, rich wife. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 13 Jul 2007:40Man From Tangier1957. Drama. Directed by Lance Comfort. Starring Robert Hutton, Lisa Gastoni & Martin Benson. Chuck Collins finds himself involved in a passport and forgery racket, just through taking the wrong coat! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 13 Jul 2009:00Sir Francis DrakeBold Enterprise. 1961. Stars Terence Morgan, Jean Kent, Richard Pearson. Drake tries to persuade Elizabeth to let him raid Santo Domingo where the fort is not yet fully armed and is loaded with gold.
Mon 13 Jul 2009:30Piccadilly Third Stop1960. Drama. Directed by Wolf Rilla. Starring Terence Morgan, Yoko Tani & John Crawford. Morgan as a playboy petty thief looking for the big time & Crawford as a yank in London and bad tempered crook. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 13 Jul 2011:15Profile1954. Drama directed by Francis Searle and starring John Bentley, Kathleen Byron and Thea Gregory. The editor of a magazine (John Bentley) is keen on the boss's daughter but her mother is keen on him. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 13 Jul 2012:35High Tide at Noon1957. Drama. Directed by Philip Leacock. Stars: Betta St. John, Michael Craig, William Sylvester. Returning to Nova Scotia, Joanne Mackenzie's gambler husband squanders their savings.
Mon 13 Jul 2014:40Barnacle Bill1957. Comedy. Directed by Charles Frend. Stars Alec Guinness, Harry Locke, Frederick Piper & Donald Pleasence. A seasick sea captain commands an amusement pier despite local opposition. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 13 Jul 2016:25The Magnet1950. Comedy. Directed by Charles Frend. Stars Stephen Murray, Kay Walsh, James Fox and Thora Hird. A boy steals a powerful magnet from a younger boy, which gets him into all sorts of trouble. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 13 Jul 2018:00Johnny Come Lately1943. Drama. Directed by William K. Howard. Stars: James Cagney, Grace George & Marjorie Main. In 1906, a drifter arrives in Plattsville USA and takes over as editor of the local newspaper.
Mon 13 Jul 2020:00HannayDeath with Due Notice. 1988. Stars Robert Powell, Christopher Scoular & Gavin Richards. A quiet break in the country turns into a weekend of murder when Hannay is targeted by a killer. (S1, E04)
Mon 13 Jul 2021:00Special BranchSounds Sinister. 1974. Stars: Derren Nesbitt, George Sewell & Moriss Perry. It's blackmail with a difference. Key public figures are having dirty linen washed in public by a pirate radio station.
Mon 13 Jul 2022:00The Gentle TouchRogue. 1980. Directed by David Askey. Stars Jill Gascoine, Moira Redmond & James Smillie. Maggie is offended when offered a bribe. But stranger offers are waiting around the corner. (S1, E06)
Mon 13 Jul 2023:00Fools' Parade1971. Comedy. Director Andrew V. McLaglen. Stars James Stewart, George Kennedy, Kurt Russel & Anne Baxter. Three ex-convicts hope to start a business with the money earnt behind bars.
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Tue 14 Jul 2001:00The Magic Christian1969. Comedy. Directed by: Joseph McGrath. Stars: Peter Sellers, Ringo Starr. The richest man in the world stumbles across a young orphan and decides to adopt him.
Tue 14 Jul 2002:50Subway in the Sky1959. Drama. Directed by Muriel Box. Starring Hildegard Knef, Katherine Kath & Van Johnson. A military doctor is falsely accused of dealing illegal drugs. Can he prove his innocence? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 14 Jul 2004:35Date With Disaster1957. 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 14 Jul 2005:50Fiddlers All1941. A series of musical performance from Alfredo Campoli and His Tzigane Band, Mantovani and his Orchestra, Stanelli & His Hornchestra.
Tue 14 Jul 2006:00Under A Cloud1937. Drama. Directed by George King. A man returns from Australia and rescues his two children from shady encounters. Starring Edward Rigby & Betty Ann Davies. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 14 Jul 2007:20IWM: The True Glory (1945)Oscar winning documentary directed by Carol Reed & Garson Kanin about the Allied invasion of Europe. Commentary by Peter Ustinov, John Laurie, Jimmy Hanley and Richard Attenborough.
Tue 14 Jul 2009:00William TellThe Prisoner. Stars: Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard & Jennifer Jayne. On his way to deliver a message to William Tell, a resistance man is captured and taken to a secluded fortress.
Tue 14 Jul 2009:30Father's Doing Fine1952. Comedy. Directed by Henry Cass. Stars Richard Attenborough, Heather Thatcher & Virginia Mckenna. Based on the play 'Little Lambs Eat Ivy', we follow an impoverished upper-class family. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 14 Jul 2011:10Appointment with Crime1946. Crime. Directed by John Harlow. Stars: William Hartnell, Raymond Lovell and Robert Beatty. A British thief, released from prison for jewel theft, devises a plan for vengeance on his accomplices.
Tue 14 Jul 2012:55Jig-Saw 'Careless Talk Costs Lives'Made in 1943 Starring Jimmy Hanley and Dinah Sheridan. Navy film from 1944 telling the dangers of careless talk which instigated the sinking of the ship Hibernia... and really did cost lives.
Tue 14 Jul 2013:15Flight of the Doves1971. Drama. Directed by Ralph Nelson. Stars Ron Moody, Jack Wild, Dorothy McGuire & Stanley Holloway. Two orphans are pursued by their villainous uncle, who is a master of disguises. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 14 Jul 2015:15The Hypnotist1957. Drama. Directed by Montgomery Tully. Stars Roland Culver, Patricia Roc & Paul Carpenter. A test pilot is injured in a plane crash, following which his fiancee takes him to a psychiatrist
Tue 14 Jul 2017:00Secret of the Incas1954. Adventure. Directed by: Jerry Hopper. Stars: Charlton Heston, Robert Young, Nicole Maurey. Adventurer Harry Steele is on the trail of an ancient Incan artefact.
Tue 14 Jul 2019:00The Man Who Finally Died1963. Drama. Director Quentin Lawrence. Stars: Stanley Baker, Peter Cushing, Georgina Ward. A mysterious call summons Joe Newman to Bavaria in search of the father he believed dead for 20 years.
Tue 14 Jul 2021:00BudgieIn Deep. Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson & Lynn Dalby. Budgie is in the money. How can he hold on to it and how did he get it in the first place?
Tue 14 Jul 2022:00The Man Who Could Cheat Death1959. Horror. Directed by Terence Fisher Stars: Anton Diffring, Hazel Court, Christopher Lee. An artist in 1890 Paris stays young by periodically replacing a gland with that of a living person. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 14 Jul 2023:45What A Crazy World1963. 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.
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Wed 15 Jul 2001:30His Excellency1952. Comedy. Directed by Robert Hamer. Stars Eric Portman, Cecil Parker, Helen Cherry & Susan Stephen. A former trade union leader is sent to become the Governor of a Mediterranean island.
Wed 15 Jul 2003:10Hot Target1985. Drama. An American wife is seduced by a fellow American, but does she have another motive? Starring Simone Griffeth and Bryan Marshall.
Wed 15 Jul 2005:00Target: The CorruptorsThe Invisible Government. 1961. Stars Stephen McNally, Robert Harland & Harold J. Stone. Investigative reporters Paul Marino & Jack Flood investigate various cases of industrial corruption. (S1, E4)
Wed 15 Jul 2006:00Street Song1935. Musical. Director: Bernard Vorhaus. Stars John Garrick, Rene Ray & Wally Patch. Lucy & her brother are struggling to make a go of their Soho pet shop, until Lucy meets Tom, a street singer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 15 Jul 2007:15Meet Mr Callaghan1954. Crime drama directed by Charles Saunders. Private detective Slim Callaghan (Derrick De Marney) is hired to find out why a rich uncle changed his will. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 15 Jul 2009:00The Adventures of Robin HoodMaid Marian. 1955. Stars Richard Greene, Victor Wool & Archie Duncan. Having ambushed the Sheriff's courier, Robin's life is placed in danger.
Wed 15 Jul 2009:30Jet Storm1959. Drama. Directed by Cy Endfield. Starring Richard Attenborough, Stanley Baker, Hermione Baddeley & Diane Cilento. A man who lost his daughter in a hit-&-Run accident tracks the man responsible. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 15 Jul 2011:15A Day Begins in Manchester (1960s)A look at a day in Manchester in the 1960s
Wed 15 Jul 2011:45Jazz Boat1960. Musical. Director Ken Hughes. Stars Anthony Newley, Bernie Winters, James Booth, Lionel Jeffries & Anne Aubrey. An electrician is summoned to assist a gang in a big robbery.
Wed 15 Jul 2013:45Dilemma1962. Crime. In this critically acclaimed British film, Harry returns home from work to be told by a neighbour that screams came from his house moments earlier. Starring Patricia Burke & Robert Dean.
Wed 15 Jul 2015:05You Can't Do Without Love(AKA: One Exciting Night) 1944. Comedy. Directed by Walter Forde. Stars Vera Lynn & Donald Stewart. A singer meets the victim of a kidnap plot and is assumed by the gang to be his girlfriend.
Wed 15 Jul 2016:35Dial-a-Bus�in HarlowA charming film made in 1974 filmed all around Harlow with the trail of the 'new dial a bus' scheme. Great shots of 1970s England.
Wed 15 Jul 2017:00The Grass is Greener1961. Comedy. Director: Stanley Donen. Stars: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Robert Mitchum. Story of a lively encounter between a beautiful English countess and an American oil tycoon, set in England. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 15 Jul 2019:10Escape From Zahrain1962. Action. Director: Ronald Neame. Stars: Yul Brynner, Anthony Caruso & Sal Mineo. An officer in the security service of a despotic regime arranges to murder a jailed revolutionary leader. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 15 Jul 2021:00Rumpole of the BaileyRumpole at Sea. Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Robin Bailey. While on a Mediterranean cruise, Rumpole is confronted with his old nemesis
Wed 15 Jul 2022:05Home of the Brave1949. War. Director: Mark Robson. Stars: Douglas Dick, Frank Lovejoy, James Edwards, Steve Brodie, Lloyd Bridges. A group of men experience the hell of jungle combat against the Japanese in WWII.
Wed 15 Jul 2023:50No Trees in the Street1959. Drama. Directed by J. Lee Thompson. Stars Sylvia Syms, Herbert Lom, Melvyn Hayes& Stanley Holloway. Everyone is trying to escape from London slum life in Kennedy Street
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Thu 16 Jul 2001:50The Day Of The Triffids1962. Sci-Fi. A spectacular meteor storm blinds the world, except Bill. He, and a few others, must battle with flesh eating plants. Starring Nicole Maurey, Howard Keel, Janette Scott and Kieron Moore.
Thu 16 Jul 2003:50A Hole Lot of TroubleDirected by Francis A Searle. A 1969 comedy short centring around workmen digging a hole. Starring Arthur Lowe, Victor Maddern, Bill Maynard and Tim Barrett.
Thu 16 Jul 2004:25Keep It Clean1956. Comedy. Stars Ronald Shiner, James Hayter & Joan Sims. To fund his brother-in-law's miracle cleaner, Bert tries to get a latter day Mary Whitehouse to fund the project. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 16 Jul 2006:00Marilyn1953. 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 16 Jul 2007:20Coronation Day 1953... West Cornforth, County Durham. Astounding amateur footage of the villages of Coxhoe and West Cornforth coming together on a special occasion, the parade, the costumes and the tea party!
Thu 16 Jul 2007:25Those People Next Door1953. Drama. Directed by John Harlow and starring Jack Warner, Charles Victor, Jimmy James & Anthony Newley. A young man's titled parents object to his working-class fiance. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 16 Jul 2009:00The Adventures of Sir LancelotWinged Victory. 1956. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. King Arthur entrusts Sir Lancelot with a secret battle plan for Prince Boudwin who is besieged by King Mark.
Thu 16 Jul 2009:30The Franchise Affair1951. Drama. Director: Lawrence Huntington. Stars Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray, Anthony Nicholls, Athene Seyler & Kenneth More. Two women have been questioned by the police with a peculiar accusation.
Thu 16 Jul 2011:15The Courtneys of Curzon Street1947. Drama. Director: Herbert Wilcox. Stars: Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding, Gladys Young. The story of three generations of the Courtney family, from the nineteenth century to the Second World War
Thu 16 Jul 2013:30A Day Begins in Manchester (1960s)A look at a day in Manchester in the 1960s
Thu 16 Jul 2014:00RoomsNew Jobs. 1977. Written by Leslie Duxbury. Stars Mary Miller, Donald Burton, Ian Redford, Jenny Twigge, Elizabeth Bell. Carol and Ian seem to be a lot happier and Ian has found himself a new job.
Thu 16 Jul 2014:30The Eternal Sea1954. War. Directed by John H. Auer. Stars: Sterling Hayden, Alexis Smith, Ben Cooper. An American naval officer loses his leg, he continues in the service after learning to cope with his disability.
Thu 16 Jul 2016:35Saloon Bar1940. Thriller. Director: Walter Forde. Stars: Gordon Harker, Elizabeth Allan & Mervyn Johns. A group of pub locals set out to prove that a local is not guilty of murder to prevent a hanging. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 16 Jul 2018:05Stars from the Screen (1934)Features four clips of British films from 1934. Including Jack Hulbert in 'The Camels are Coming', Cicely Courtneidge in 'Aunt Sally', Jessie Mathews in 'Evergreen' and Violet Lorrain in Roadhouse.
Thu 16 Jul 2018:20John and Julie1955. Comedy. Director William Fairchild. Stars Colin Gibson, Lesley Dudley, Noelle Middleton, Megs Jenkins, Sid James & Peter Sellers. Two children run away to London so they can visit the Queen.
Thu 16 Jul 2020:00The Beauty Jungle1964. Drama. Director: Val Guest. Stars Janette Scott, Ian Hendry, Edmund Purdom & Sid James. Shirley leaves her fiance and moves to London for success after participating in a beauty contest.
Thu 16 Jul 2022:15Man in the Middle1964. 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 (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
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Fri 17 Jul 2000:05The Siege of Pinchgut(AKA Four Desperate Men) 1959. Drama. Directed by Harry Watt. Stars Aldo Ray, Heather Sears and Neil McCallum. Matt Kirk escapes from prison in order to prove his innocence, but heads into trouble
Fri 17 Jul 2002:15It's a Wonderful World1956. 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! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 17 Jul 2004:00Birmingham & The Road Patrol Bikes in the 1950s - GlimpsesGlimpses: 1950s. We start in Birmingham at the famous BSA factory where we follow the annual Road Patrol. Marvel at their side chassis and box carriers and follow them to Exeter, Abroath & Belfast.
Fri 17 Jul 2004:10Great Day In The Morning1956. Western. A gambler wins a hotel in a card game but finds himself involved with women and the start of the civil war. Starring Robert Stack, Virginia Mayo & Ruth Roman.
Fri 17 Jul 2006:00The Butler's Dilemma1943. Comedy. Directed by Leslie S. Hiscott. Stars Richard Hearne, Ronald Shiner & Hermione Gingold. In debt to gamblers, Rodney (Richard Hearne) agrees to pass as a butler at a gambling party. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 17 Jul 2007:30The Singing CopsStarring Lester Cole and The Singing Orchids early 1930s musical comedy short - a city fed up with the police radio messages ask the police to make the broadcasts more entertaining.
Fri 17 Jul 2007:40The Broken Horseshoe1953. Crime drama. A hit and run victim is operated on by Dr. Fenton (Robert Beatty), the victim is later murdered and the doctor is involved. Starring Elizabeth Sellars. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 17 Jul 2009:15Nine, Dalmuir WestKevin Brownlow's atmospheric homage to Glasgow's tram system follows the last tram to run in September 1962.
Fri 17 Jul 2009:30A Man About the House1947. Drama. Stars: Margaret Johnston, Dulcie Gray & Kieron Moore. Agnes and Ellen, two poor English sisters unexpectedly inherit from their uncle a rich estate near Naples.
Fri 17 Jul 2011:20The Sound Barrier1952. War. Directed by David Lean. Stars Ralph Richardson, Nigel Patrick. An aircraft manufacturer whose passion for making the ultimate supersonic jet, suffers great personal tragedy in his quest. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 17 Jul 2013:40BFI: Fully Fitted Freight1957. Factual. Director: Ralph Keene. The story of the fast freight, 4:48 pm, Bristol-Leeds, vacuum braked throughout. Conveyed in crisp black & white images by veteran cinematographer Ronald Craigen.
Fri 17 Jul 2014:00RoomsThe Accident. 1977. Stars Mary Miller, Ian Redford, Jenny Twigge, Lynne Verrall, Ray Smith. A sad day at Mafeking terrace as it seems Captain Passmore did not have an interview in Colchester after all
Fri 17 Jul 2014:30One Good Turn1954. Comedy. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Norman Wisdom, Joan Rice, Shirley Abicair & Thora Hird. Norman is the oldest orphan at Greenwood Children's Home...
Fri 17 Jul 2016:30Scarlet Web1954. Crime drama directed by Charles Saunders. An insurance investigator is framed for murder after a client is found dead. Starring Griffith Jones and Hazel Court. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 17 Jul 2017:40The Atomic City1952. Thriller. Directed by Jerry Hopper. Stars Gene Barry & Lydia Clarke. After physicist Dr. Addison discovers that his son has been kidnapped, he receives a series of telegrams with instructions. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 17 Jul 2019:20Conflict of Wings1954. Drama. Directed by John Eldridge. Starring John Gregson, Muriel Pavlow & Kieron Moore. Villagers take action when they find that a nearby RAF station is taking over a much loved bird sanctuary. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 17 Jul 2021:00Van der ValkAccidental. Stars Barry Foster, Joanna Dunham & Nigel Stock. The Chief Prosecutor in an international disappears, Van der Valk must investigate.
Fri 17 Jul 2022:00Straight on Until Morning1972. Horror. Directed by Peter Collinson. Stars: Rita Tushingham, Tom Bell & Shane Briant. Brenda Thompson, an unloved, ugly duckling, meets Peter, who makes her a proposition.
Fri 17 Jul 2000:00The Skull1965. Horror. Directed by Freddie Francis. Stars: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Patrick Wymark, Jill Bennett. Madness fills the mind of a professor who buys the stolen skull of the Marquis de Sade. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
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Sat 18 Jul 2001:40Rock City1973. Doc. Stars Cat Stevens, Tina Turner, Jimi Hendrix, Mick Jagger, Otis Redding, Rod Stewart Pete Townshend & more. Vintage film footage from the hey-day of the London's rock and roll scene.
Sat 18 Jul 2003:45Farewell Topsails 1937This impression of the farewell voyage of a commercial sailing ship, as it transports kaolin cargo from Cornwall through to London, was only attributed recently to the filmography of Humphrey Jennings
Sat 18 Jul 2004:00Hills Of Donegal1947. Drama. Stars Irene Handle, John Bentley, Dinah Sheridan, James Etherington, Moore Marriott & John Bentley. Eileen is the star of an Irish operatic society but gives up to marry Terry O'Keefe. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2005:40IWM: Tyneside Story (1943)Directed by Gilbert Gunn. Drama. The reopening of the Tyneside shipbuilding yards closed down by the Depression� Music from The Walker Shipyard Choir
Sat 18 Jul 2006:00Date With Disaster1957. 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2007:15Dangerous Ground1934. Crime drama directed by Norman Walker and starring Malcolm Keen, Jack Raine and Joyce Kennedy. Claire (Joyce Kennedy) begins her own investigation to find the killer of her fiance. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2008:30Sir Francis DrakeBold Enterprise. 1961. Stars Terence Morgan, Jean Kent, Richard Pearson. Drake tries to persuade Elizabeth to let him raid Santo Domingo where the fort is not yet fully armed and is loaded with gold.
Sat 18 Jul 2009:00Another Shore1948. Comedy Drama. Directed by Charles Crichton. Stars Robert Beatty, Stanley Holloway & Moira Lister. A young Irishman comes up with an unusual plan to get the money to emigrate to Tahiti. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2010:30Hawkeye & the Last of the MohicansThe Promised Valley. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr. & Bill Walsh. A Tuscarawas brave tries to start a war. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2011:00The Terrornauts1967. Sci-Fi. Directed by Montgomery Tully. Stars Zena Marshall & Simon Oates. An observatory is transported to an asteroid, where scientists discover strange beings who intend to destroy the earth.
Sat 18 Jul 2012:35Speed CrazyA hair-raising adventure through London's streets in the 1950s at 100mph, then 700mph by train and ending on the platform. Made by Walton Films.
Sat 18 Jul 2012:40Night Of The Prowler1962. Crime Drama. Directed by Francis Searle. When the director of a successful racing company is shot dead, the other directors wonder who is next. Starring Bill Nagy & Patrick Holt. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2013:55Sparrows Can't Sing1963. Comedy. Directed by Joan Littlewood. Stars James Booth, Barbara Windsor & Roy Kinnear. Charlie returns to the East End after two years at sea to find his house demolished and wife Maggie gone. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2015:45Fighting Coast Guard1951. Adventure. Directed by Joseph Kane. Stars: Brian Donlevy, Forrest Tucker, Ella Raines. A shipyard boss and his crew join a Coast Guard commander in World War II South Pacific.
Sat 18 Jul 2017:30The Adventures of Sir LancelotSir Bliant. 1956. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. Sir Bliant's three sons decide to break the truce King Arthur arranged between their father and Sir Rolf.
Sat 18 Jul 2018:00A Touch of Larceny1959. Comedy. Director: Guy Hamilton. Stars: James Mason, George Sanders, Vera Miles. British Commander Max Easton fakes his defection to the Soviets in order to sue the slandering newspapers.
Sat 18 Jul 2020:00Dark City1950. Thriller. Directed by William Dieterle. Stars: Charlton Heston, Dean Jagger, Lizabeth Scott, Viveca Lindfors. When a man kills himself after a poker game, his brother looks for revenge. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 18 Jul 2022:00The Carpetbaggers1964. Drama. Directed by Edward Dmytryk. Stars: George Peppard, Alan Ladd, Carroll Baker & Bob Cummings. The ruthless and destructive rise to power of playboy Jonas Cord. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
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Sun 19 Jul 2001:05Nowhere to Run1978. Drama. Directed by Richard Lang. Stars David Janssen, Stefanie Powers, Linda Evans & Allen Garfield. Harry patiently executes a 15-year plan to accumulate enough wealth to start a new life.
Sun 19 Jul 2003:05A Man Called Sledge1970. Western. Directors: Vic Morrow. Stars: James Garner, Dennis Weaver, Claude Akins. In the Old West, a gunfighting outlaw plans his way into prison to steal a large shipment of gold. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 19 Jul 2004:55Target: The CorruptorsThe Poppy Vendor. 1961. Stars Stephen McNally, Robert Harland & Harold J. Stone. Investigative reporters Paul Marino & Jack Flood investigate various cases of industrial corruption. (S1, E5)
Sun 19 Jul 2006:00Night Prowl1958. Dennis O'Keefe stars in this 'lost' TV Sitcom pilot with guest stars Dennis Day, Bethel Leslie & Ray Anthony. O'Keefe plays the editor of music magazine 'Take 5' whilst also solving crimem (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 19 Jul 2006:35There is Another SunDirected by Lewis Gilbert. Laurence Harvey is 'Mag Maguire' a likeable fairground boxer and Maxwell Reed, 'Eddie Racer' a motorbike daredevil rider. The mutual love interest is the lovely Susan Shaw. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 19 Jul 2008:30William TellThe Prisoner. Stars: Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard & Jennifer Jayne. On his way to deliver a message to William Tell, a resistance man is captured and taken to a secluded fortress.
Sun 19 Jul 2009:00Our Girl Friday1953. Comedy. Director, Noel Langley. Stars Joan Collins, George Cole, Kenneth More, Hattie Jacques & Walter Fitzgerald. A British cast lead this story about a shipwrecked group on a tropical island. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 19 Jul 2010:30Hawkeye & the Last of the MohicansThe 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 19 Jul 2011:00Bottoms Up1960. Comedy. Directed by Mario Zampi. Stars Jimmy Edwards, Arthur Howard and Martita Hunt. Jimmy Edwards reprises his TV and radio role as a Professor trying to control a school full of naughty boys (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 19 Jul 2012:45Life In Danger1959. Crime thriller directed by Terry Bishop and stars Derren Nesbitt. A child murderer escapes from an asylum. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 19 Jul 2014:00Next To No Time1958. Comedy. Stars Kenneth More, Betsy Drake, Irene Handl & Sid James. Whilst on the Queen Elizabeth to New York, David must close a deal before the boat docks.
Sun 19 Jul 2016:00Green Fingers1947. Drama. Directed by John Harlow. Stars: Robert Beatty, Carol Raye & Nova Pilbeam. A young man, after returning from fighting in a war, discovers that he has what appear to be healing powers.
Sun 19 Jul 2017:30The Adventures of Robin HoodA Guest for The Gallows. 1955. Stars Richard Greene, Victor Wool & Archie Duncan. For obvious reasons, Robin and the Sheriff are sworn enemies. Why then should the Sheriff seek Robin's help?
Sun 19 Jul 2018:00IWM: We Serve (1942)1942. Training film for officers of the ATS, directed by Carol Reed and featuring Celia Johnson, Ann Todd, Joyce Carey and Peggy Ashcroft.
Sun 19 Jul 2018:40Flame of the Islands1955. Thriller. Directed by Edward Ludwig. Stars: Yvonne De Carlo, Howard Duff & Zachary Scott. A young woman receives a windfall, leaves New York and opens a Bahamas casino.
Sun 19 Jul 2020:30Harmony lane1954. Musical Comedy. Directed by Lewis Gilbert. A Musical featurette starring Svetlana Beriosova, Beverly Sisters and Max Bygraves.
Sun 19 Jul 2021:00Sunday Night at the London Palladium... Palladium. 1965. Variety entertainment show hosted by Jimmy Tarbuck. With guest stars Cliff Richard and the Shadows, Charlie Drake and Henry McGee, Freddy Davis, and Robert Harbin.
Sun 19 Jul 2022:05Girl With Green Eyes1964. Drama. Directed by Desmond Davis. Stars Peter Finch, Rita Tushingham, Lynn Redgrave & Julian Glover. An Irish Catholic farm girl moves to Dublin to pursue a more exciting life. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)


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Mon 20 Jul 2000:05This Property is Condemned1966. Drama. Director: Sydney Pollack. Stars Natalie Wood, Robert Redford, Kate Reid & Charles Bronson. Inspired by the Tennessee Williams play, this depression-age drama has all the right elements. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 20 Jul 2002:15The Secret of Dorian Gray1970. Drama. Directed by Massimo Dallamano. Stars: Helmut Berger, Richard Todd, Herbert Lom. A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty eternally
Mon 20 Jul 2004:15Who Goes Next1938. War. Director: Maurice Elvey. Stars Barry K. Barnes, Sophie Stewart & Jack Hawkins. During the First World War, a number of captured British officers attempt to escape a prisoner-of-war camp. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 20 Jul 2005:55Who Were You With Last Night - GlimpsesGlimpses. 1963. 'Who Were You With Last Night' with the Paramount Jazz Quartet.
Mon 20 Jul 2006:00The Case of Charles Peace1949. 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 20 Jul 2007:45The Black Rider1954. Directed by Wolf Rilla and starring Jimmy Hanley, Rona Anderson and Lionel Jeffries. A local reporter discovers a group of enemy agents, but will the story get him promotion? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 20 Jul 2009:00Sir Francis DrakeThe English Dragon. 1961. Delphi Lawrence, Henry Vidon & David McCallum. A favourite of the Queen and a young fool, Lord Oakeshott turns into an even worse lovesick young fool.
Mon 20 Jul 2009:30White Cradle Inn1947. Drama. Director: Harold French. Stars Michael Rennie & Madeleine Carroll. During the war, many children were evacuated beneath the Swiss Alps, one of which is billeted with the local Inn owners.
Mon 20 Jul 2011:10Heart of a Child1958. Drama. Director: Clive Donner. Stars: Jean Anderson, Donald Pleasence, Richard Williams. During wartime rationing, a young Austrian boy is forced to sell the family dog to pay for food.
Mon 20 Jul 2012:45Woman in a Dressing Gown1957. Anthony Quayle & Sylvia Syms star in this British drama about marital strife. Fed up with his wife's (Yvonne Mitchell) frumpy appearance, long-married Jim begins an affair. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 20 Jul 2014:35Don't Bother To Knock1961. Comedy. Director: Cyril Frankel. Stars Richard Todd, Nicole Maurey & Elke Sommer. A flirtatious travel agent gives all his girlfriends keys to his flat which seemingly backfires.
Mon 20 Jul 2016:20Warlords of Atlantis1978. Adventure. Director: Kevin Connor. Stars: Doug McClure, Peter Gilmore & Cyd Charisse. A professor of archaeology, his son and an engineer are on a quest to find the lost city of Atlantis.
Mon 20 Jul 2018:20Happiest Days of Your Life1950. Comedy. Directed by Frank Launder. Stars Alastair Sim, Margaret Rutherford & John Turnbull. Chaos ensues for staff and students when an all-boys and an all-girls school are amalgamated into one.
Mon 20 Jul 2020:00HannayAct of Riot. 1988. Stars Robert Powell, Christopher Scoular & Gavin Richards. Hannay returns to Scotland to visit the village where he was born, but his arrival quickly brings him into danger (S1,E05)
Mon 20 Jul 2021:00Special BranchEntete Cordiale. Stars: Derren Nesbitt, George Sewell & Moriss Perry. Craven's personal problems intrude into his police activities. Opening his door to a midnight caller, he finds his ex-wife, Claudi
Mon 20 Jul 2022:00The Gentle TouchMelody. 1980. Directed by Paul Annett. Stars Jill Gascoine, William Marlowe & Derek Thompson. Maggie investigates the death of Melody. (S1, E07)
Mon 20 Jul 2023:00Straight on Until Morning1972. Horror. Directed by Peter Collinson. Stars: Rita Tushingham, Tom Bell & Shane Briant. Brenda Thompson, an unloved, ugly duckling, meets Peter, who makes her a proposition.
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Tue 21 Jul 2001:00The Mind Of Mr Soames1970. Drama. Directed by Alan Cooke. Starring Terence Stamp, Robert Vaughn & Nigel Davenport. Since his birth, John Soames has been in a coma & is brought to life in a neurological clinic.
Tue 21 Jul 2003:00No Hiding Place - Music For Murder1965. Crime. Director: John Frankau. Stars: Raymond Francis, Johnny Briggs. A lost episode of the series. Set in a hotel, a man falls to his death. Was it an accident or did someone push him? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 21 Jul 2004:00The Rivals of Sherlock HolmesA Message from The Deep Sea. Stars: John Neville, James Cossins, Bernard Archard. Dr. Thorndyke is asked by a former student to help on his first murder case.
Tue 21 Jul 2005:00Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - Collingdale's Dead. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. Bognor reluctantly answers a summons to Parkinson' office at the Department of Trade.
Tue 21 Jul 2005:30Overseas Press Club - Exclusive!The Man Who Changed Faces. 1957. Directed by Edward Sutherland. Stars Kieron Moore, Andre Morell, Jon Farrell. A young man has plastic surgery to impersonate a scar-faced Nazi officer.
Tue 21 Jul 2006:00The Big Lift1950. War drama starring Montgomery Clift. In 1948 the Soviet Union blockades the allied sectors of Berlin, to bring the entire city under their control. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 21 Jul 2008:25Harmony lane1954. Musical Comedy. Directed by Lewis Gilbert. A Musical featurette starring Svetlana Beriosova, Beverly Sisters and Max Bygraves.
Tue 21 Jul 2009:00William TellVoice in The Night. Stars: Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard & Jennifer Jayne. After a disagreement with Gessler, Judge Furst is thrown into a dungeon.
Tue 21 Jul 2009:30Once Upon a Dream1949. Comedy. Director: Ralph Thomas. Stars: Googie Withers, Griffith Jones, Guy Middleton. Chaos ensues when a woman wakes up believing that a romantic dream about her new servant is true.
Tue 21 Jul 2011:10On The Beat1962. Comedy. Directed by Robert Asher. Stars Norman Wisdom, Jennifer Jayne & Raymond Huntley. A car park attendant at Scotland Yard dreams of becoming a policeman, but falls short on height! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 21 Jul 2013:15Derby Day1952. Drama. Directed by Herbert Wilcox. Stars Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding, Googie Withers & John McCallum. On the morning of the Epsom Derby, a disparate group of people prepare to go to the races. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 21 Jul 2014:55Green Fingers1947. Drama. Directed by John Harlow. Stars: Robert Beatty, Carol Raye & Nova Pilbeam. A young man, after returning from fighting in a war, discovers that he has what appear to be healing powers.
Tue 21 Jul 2016:25Let's Visit LancashireA charming salute to Lancashire made in the late 1940s and 1950s. A travelogue of sorts showing us a few of the many highlights from the ancient quarry's to the lakes and hills.
Tue 21 Jul 2016:35Odd Man Out1947. Thriller. Director: Carol Reed. Stars Robert Newton, James Mason, Fay Compton & William Hartnell. Johnny McQueen, the idealist leader of an illegal organisation, has escaped from prison.
Tue 21 Jul 2018:55Sewers of Gold1979. Crime thriller. Directed by Francis Megahy and stars Ian McShane, Christopher Matthew and Warren Clarke. A group of fascists plan to finance their work by pulling off a bank robbery.
Tue 21 Jul 2021:00BudgieCould do better. Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson & Lynn Dalby. Budgie's new job in Charles' bookshop is proving profitable. A problem for Hazel leads him back to his old school and into trouble.
Tue 21 Jul 2022:00The Great Smokey Roadblock1977. Drama. Directed by John Leone. Stars: Henry Fonda, Eileen Brennan & Austin Pendleton. Aging trucker named Elegant John Howard decides he and his truck Elenor has one more good run in them.
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Wed 22 Jul 2000:05Every Home Should Have One1970. Comedy. Directed by Jim Clark. Stars Marty Feldman, Judy Cornwell, Garry Miller & Shelley Berman. Teddy, working at an advertising agency, has to come up with a campaign for frozen porridge.
Wed 22 Jul 2001:55Fear And Desire1953. War. Director: Stanley Kubrick. Stars Frank Silvera, Kenneth Harp & Paul Mazursky. Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 22 Jul 2003:10Lest We ForgetAn exclusive documentary commemorating the end of WWI. Presented by war historian Alan Forbes who visits the battlefields and memorials of Flanders and the Somme.
Wed 22 Jul 2004:00The Rivals of Sherlock HolmesThe Missing Witness Sensation. Stars Robert Stephens, George A. Cooper, John Wentworth. After a detective ruins the alibi of a militant accused of murder, the man's colleagues plot their revenge.
Wed 22 Jul 2005:00Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - Batty Tom. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. After surviving an attempt on his life, Bognor strikes up a friendship with an unusual monk called Xavier.
Wed 22 Jul 2005:30Overseas Press Club - Exclusive!The General's War with Scotland. 1957. Stars Eric Pohlman, Dorothy Alison & John Laurie. It's the 1930s, and a missionary at Sangchow sets about wooing a Chinese warlord, in order to save the lives.
Wed 22 Jul 2006:00Blind Corner1965. Drama. Director: Lance Comfort. Stars William Sylvester, Barbara Shelley & Elizabeth Shepherd. The wife of a blind composer plots to murder her husband after he learns of her affair.
Wed 22 Jul 2007:40Final Appointment1954. Crime. Directed by Terence Fisher and starring John Bentley. Reporters investigate threats against a retired army officer and discover links to a series of murders that occurred during the war. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 22 Jul 2009:00The Adventures of Robin HoodA Guest for The Gallows. 1955. Stars Richard Greene, Victor Woolf & Archie Duncan. For obvious reasons, Robin and the Sheriff are sworn enemies. Why then should the Sheriff seek Robin's help?
Wed 22 Jul 2009:30It's Hard to be Good1948. Comedy. Directed by: Jeffrey Dell. Stars: Anne Crawford, Jimmy Hanley, Raymond Huntley. A conscientious captain emerges from the war with ambitions to spread peace and goodwill.
Wed 22 Jul 2011:20Kent in the 1970s - GlimpsesMade in 1976 we look at the architecture of Kent along with its styles, shops, high streets. Featuring superb aerial shots and a very young Prince Charles himself stars in this fascinating documentary
Wed 22 Jul 2011:40The Big Noise1944. Comedy. Director: Mal St. Clair. Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy & Doris Merrick. During World War II Stan and Ollie find themselves as improbable bodyguards to an eccentric bomb inventor. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 22 Jul 2013:10My Six Loves1962. Comedy. Directed by Gower Champion. Stars: Debbie Reynolds, David Janssen, Cliff Robertson. Comic story of a Broadway musical star who arrives at her country home and finds six runaway children
Wed 22 Jul 2015:10Frieda1947. Drama. Directed by Basil Dearden. Stars David Farrar, Glynis Johns, Mai Zetterling & Flora Robson. An RAF pilot who was shot down during WWII marries a German woman who helps him escape.
Wed 22 Jul 2017:10Flame of the Islands1955. Thriller. Directed by Edward Ludwig. Stars: Yvonne De Carlo, Howard Duff & Zachary Scott. A young woman receives a windfall, leaves New York and opens a Bahamas casino.
Wed 22 Jul 2019:00Rockets Galore1958. Comedy. Director: Michael Relph. Stars: Jeannie Carson, Donald Sinden, Roland Culver. Residents of a small island in the Atlantic resist their government's plan to make their home a missile base
Wed 22 Jul 2021:00Rumpole of the BaileyRumpole and the Quacks. Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Patricia Hodge. Rumpole defends a Pakistani doctor accused of misconduct
Wed 22 Jul 2022:05A Walk in the Spring Rain1970. Drama. Director: Guy Green. A New York professor's (Fritz Weaver) wife (Ingrid Bergman) falls in love with a rugged, married Tennessee mountain man (Anthony Quinn).
Wed 22 Jul 2000:05A Touch of Love1969. Drama. Director: Waris Hussein. Stars Sandy Dennis, Ian McKellen & Eleanor Bron. Based on 'The Millstone'. A Philosophy student falls pregnant after a one night stand with a gay TV presenter.
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Thu 23 Jul 2002:10The Hitch-Hiker1953. Thriller. Director: Ida Lupino. Stars Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy & William Talman. Ray & Gilbert's fishing trip takes a turn when they pick up a hitch-hiker who turns out to be on the run. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 23 Jul 2003:40Land of Contrasts - Glimpses1944. Factual. Short documentary film about the contrasting faces of Switzerland - from the Medieval Chillon Castle to the bustling city of Zurich.
Thu 23 Jul 2004:00The Rivals of Sherlock HolmesThe Affair of The Avalanche Bicycle. Stars: Peter Vaughan, John Stratton, John Carlisle. Private detective, Horace Dorrington, sees no conflict in helping himself while helping his clients.
Thu 23 Jul 2005:00Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - The Cross-Country Monk. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. Pinney reveals to Bognor that Tom was the son of a well-known Peer of the Realm.
Thu 23 Jul 2005:30Overseas Press Club - Exclusive!The Monk of Chimay. 1957. Stars Claude Dauphin, Richard Thorp & Zena Howard. In 1944, a British pilot parachutes into a monastery. The story gives a foreign correspondent a vital clue to a mystery.
Thu 23 Jul 2006:00Dance Hall1950. Drama. Directed by Charles Crichton. Stars Diana Dors, Petula Clark, Jane Hylton & Natasha Parry. Four young female factory workers escape the monotony of their jobs at the Chiswick Palais. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 23 Jul 2007:35The Limping Man1953. Crime. Frank (Lloyd Bridges), an American, returns to England to see his war-time sweetheart (Moira Lister) but witnesses a shooting whilst leaving the plane. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 23 Jul 2009:00The Adventures of Sir LancelotSir Bliant. 1956. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. Sir Bliant's three sons decide to break the truce King Arthur arranged between their father and Sir Rolf.
Thu 23 Jul 2009:30IWM: Albert's Savings (1940)An appeal to the public to save for the war effort, in the form of an 'Albert' monologue recited by Stanley Holloway
Thu 23 Jul 2009:35That Brennan Girl1946. Drama. Directed by Alfred Santell. Stars James Dunn, Mona Freeman, William Marshall & June Duprez, A feisty girl is led astray; first by her gold-digging mother, and then by a local con artist. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 23 Jul 2011:25The Captain's Paradise1953. Comedy. Directed by Anthony Kimmins. Stars Alec Guinness, Yvonne De Carlo, Celia Johnson & Miles Malleson. The Captain of a ferry boat between Gibraltar & Morocco has a woman in each port.
Thu 23 Jul 2013:10IWM: A Diary for Timothy (1945)Impressionist portrait of wartime Britain as presented to new-born baby Timothy, directed by Humphrey Jennings with narration written by E.M Forster and spoken by Michael Redgrave
Thu 23 Jul 2014:00RoomsPrejudices. 1977. Written by John Kershaw. Stars William Marlowe, Ann Curthoys, Julie Shipley, Cheryl Branker, Sylvestea Le Touzel. Lesley has family to visit who are extremely unkind to Meryl.
Thu 23 Jul 2014:30Sky West & Crooked1966. Drama. Directed by John Mills and starring Hayley Mills, Ian MacShane, Annette Crosbie and Geoffrey Bayldon. A young, lonely teenage girl is traumatised after the death of a childhood friend.
Thu 23 Jul 2016:35Distant Trumpet (1952)1952. Drama. Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars: Derek Bond, Jean Patterson & Derek Elphinstone. A Harley Street physician swaps duty with his brother, a medical missionary. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 23 Jul 2017:50Looking for Sophia2004. Factual. Directed by: Roberto Olla & Danila Satta. Documentary on the work of Sophia Loren with interviews and rare footage. A heroine, according to Anthony Burgess; Sophia is a mystery.
Thu 23 Jul 2019:00Dark City1950. Thriller. Directed by William Dieterle. Stars: Charlton Heston, Dean Jagger, Lizabeth Scott, Viveca Lindfors. When a man kills himself after a poker game, his brother looks for revenge. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 23 Jul 2021:00The Carpetbaggers1964. Drama. Directed by Edward Dmytryk. Stars: George Peppard, Alan Ladd, Carroll Baker & Bob Cummings. The ruthless and destructive rise to power of playboy Jonas Cord. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
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Fri 24 Jul 2000:05Town on Trial1957. 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
Fri 24 Jul 2002:05The Vicar of Bray1937. A Julius Hagen Production. Torn from his poor Irish parish to the Royal court in London, the Vicar finds himself appointed tutor to Charles I's young son. Stars Stanley Holloway & Hugh Miller. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 24 Jul 2003:25Boy With A Flute1964. Drama. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars Jeremy Hawk, Freda Jackson & Ursula Jeans. Mrs Winters wishes to sell her Salviani painting. But it is not as cut and dried as she thought.
Fri 24 Jul 2004:00The Rivals of Sherlock HolmesThe Duchess of Wiltshire's Diamonds.Stars: Roy Dotrice, Barbara Murray, Peter Cellier. Charismatic socialite, Simon Carne, adopts the persona of Klimo to solve crimes.
Fri 24 Jul 2005:00Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - Lord Dismiss Us. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. Over breakfast, Bognor gets Xavier to talk about his war experience.
Fri 24 Jul 2005:30Overseas Press Club - Exclusive!Father Tiger. 1957. Stars Peter Arne, Harry Landis & Richard O'Sullivan. The story of Father Maggiore Borrelli - a young Italian priest who lives and works amongst the 'scugnizzi' of Naples.
Fri 24 Jul 2006:00Once In a New Moon1935. SCi-Fi. Stars Eliot Makeham, Rene Ray & Derrick de Marney. A small town gets dragged out into space and the populace try to organise a local government based on equal rights for all. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 24 Jul 2007:15Corridor Of Mirrors1948. Drama. Directed by Terence Young. Starring Eric Portman, Edana Romney, Barbara Mullen & Christopher Lee. A man falls in love with a beautiful woman, whom he thinks he loved in a previous life. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 24 Jul 2009:1590 Degrees South1933. Documentary. Director: Herbert G. Ponting. Stars: F.R.G. Evans, Herbert G. Ponting, Robert Falcon Scott. A record of Captain Scott's 1911 South Pole expedition.
Fri 24 Jul 2010:45Flight to Mars1951. Sci-Fi. Director: Lesley Selander. Stars: Marguerite Chapman Cameron Mitchell, Arthur Franz. Five astronauts fly to Mars where they encounter seemingly friendly and advanced inhabitants.
Fri 24 Jul 2012:15High Flight1957. Drama. Directed by John Gilling. Stars Ray Milland, Bernard Lee, Kenneth Haigh & Anthony Newley. An R.A.F C.O must deal with a testing Cadet, but the Cadet reminds the C.O of his younger self.
Fri 24 Jul 2014:00RoomsHorse & Carriage. 1977. Written by John Kershaw. Stars William Marlowe, Ann Curthoys, Julie Shipley. It seems the wedding may not be the happy affair Lesley's family will have her believe.
Fri 24 Jul 2014:30Rollercoaster - GlimpsesExperience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe
Fri 24 Jul 2014:35Fighting Coast Guard1951. Adventure. Directed by Joseph Kane. Stars: Brian Donlevy, Forrest Tucker, Ella Raines. A shipyard boss and his crew join a Coast Guard commander in World War II South Pacific.
Fri 24 Jul 2016:20The Cracksman1963. Comedy. Director: Peter Graham Scott. Stars Charlie Drake, Nyree Dawn Porter, George Sanders. A naive, innocent and efficient locksmith is persuaded by a burglar to rob a car and open a safe.
Fri 24 Jul 2018:30Dr. Crippen1963. Horror. Directed by Robert Lynn. Donald Pleasence stars as the notorious Dr Crippen, the monstrous Edwardian murderer. Also stars: Samantha Eggar & Coral Browne.
Fri 24 Jul 2020:30Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - Collingdale's Dead. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. Bognor reluctantly answers a summons to Parkinson' office at the Department of Trade.
Fri 24 Jul 2021:00Van der ValkThe Runt. Stars Barry Foster, Joanna Dunham & Nigel Stock. A young thief becomes wealthy and appears to have connections in high places, Van der Valk must find out how the miracle occurred.
Fri 24 Jul 2022:00Peeping Tom1960. Horror. Director: Michael Powell. Stars: Carl Boehm, Anna Massey, Moira Shearer. A young man murders women, using a movie camera to film their dying expressions of terror.
Fri 24 Jul 2000:00Blood From The Mummy's Tomb1971. Horror. Directors: Seth Holt. Stars: Andrew Keir, Valerie Leon, James Villiers. An archaeological expedition brings the coffin of an Egyptian queen, known for her magical powers, to London
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Sat 25 Jul 2001:50Legend Of The Witches1970. Docu-drama. Directed by Malcolm Leigh & Narrated by Guy Standeven. Originally X-rated, the famous cult film about witches and witchcraft in Britain.
Sat 25 Jul 2003:30The Pale Faced GirlDirected by Francis Searle. With Fidelma Murphy, Kevin McHugh, Tony Rohr, Patrick Duggan. It's Saturday night in Dublin, and Mick is attempting to chat up Cecilia.
Sat 25 Jul 2004:00The Rivals of Sherlock HolmesThe Horse of The Invisible. Stars: Donald Pleasence, Moira Redmond & Windsor Davies. A ghost detective named Carnacki investigates the haunting of a country house that threatens a wedding
Sat 25 Jul 2005:00Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - Keeping Up with the Jones. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. Bognot manages to blackmail the card playing friars.
Sat 25 Jul 2005:30Overseas Press Club - Exclusive!My Favourite Kidnapper. 1957. Stars: Ron Randell, John Van Eyssen, Ferdy Mayne. A US airman joins forces with the local resistance to dupe Bavarian Nazis into surrender.
Sat 25 Jul 2006:00Rollercoaster - GlimpsesExperience the thrill of an early British rollercoaster first hand in this short film by John Seccombe
Sat 25 Jul 2006:05She Shall Have Music1935. Musical. Stars Jack Hylton, June Clyde & Claude Dampier. A broadcasting magnate hires Jack Hylton and his orchestra to broadcast from a cruise ship. But rivals plan to sabotage the event. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2007:40RunaroundChildren's quiz show where the kids would run to the answer then 'runaround' if they changed their minds at the last minute.
Sat 25 Jul 2008:10Sir Francis DrakeThe English Dragon. 1961. Delphi Lawrence, Henry Vidon & David McCallum. A favourite of the Queen and a young fool, Lord Oakeshott turns into an even worse lovesick young fool.
Sat 25 Jul 2008:40The House In Nightmare Park1973. Comedy. Director Peter Sykes. Stars Frankie Howerd, Ray Milland, Hugh Burden. In 1907, an actor is invited to perform in a remote country house but becomes involved in mysterious events.
Sat 25 Jul 2010:30Hawkeye & the Last of the MohicansThe 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2011:00Phantom From Space1953. Sci-Fi. Directed by 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2012:30Circumstantial Evidence (1952)cleverly crafted crime drama - A woman seeks evidence that will give her grounds for divorce (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2013:40Champion1949. Drama. Directed by: Mark Robson. Stars: Kirk Douglas, Marilyn Maxwell & Arthur Kennedy. The struggles of a boxer fighting his own demons while trying to achieve success. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2015:40At The Earth's Core1976. Adventure. Directed by Kevin Connor. Stars Doug McClure, Peter Cushing, Caroline Munro & Cy Grant. A Victorian Scientist miscalculates his new machine and ends up in the Earth's core
Sat 25 Jul 2017:30The Adventures of Sir LancelotThe Magic Sword. 1956. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. When he announces that Sir Lancelot's sword has magical powers, Merlin courts trouble.
Sat 25 Jul 2018:00The Turners of Prospect Road1947. Comedy. Directed by Maurice J. Wilson. Stars: Wilfrid Lawson, Helena Pickard, Maureen Glynne. An abandoned greyhound puppy is trained to race after being found by a taxi driver. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2019:10The Black Orchid1959. Drama. Directed by: Martin Ritt. Stars: Sophia Loren, Jimmy Baird, Anthony Quinn, Ina Balin. Rose Bianco, a florist widowed by a famous gangster, looks for happiness with widower Frank Valente. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2021:00Framed (1975)1975. Crime. Directed by Phil Karlson. Stars: Joe Don Baker, Conny Van Dyke. An innocent man comes out of prison ready to get even with the people who sent him there. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 25 Jul 2023:10Home of the Brave1949. War. Director: Mark Robson. Stars: Douglas Dick, Frank Lovejoy, James Edwards, Steve Brodie, Lloyd Bridges. A group of men experience the hell of jungle combat against the Japanese in WWII.
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Sun 26 Jul 2000:55The Man Who Loved Redheads1955. Comedy. Director: Harold French. Stars: Moira Shearer, John Justin, Roland Culver. The honourable Mark St. Neots meets and never forgets the ever so beautiful Sylvia
Sun 26 Jul 2002:40Climb Up the Wall1960. Musical & Variety. Directed by Michael Winner. Featuring performers such as George 'Calypso' Browne, Russ Conway and Frances Day.
Sun 26 Jul 2004:00The Rivals of Sherlock HolmesThe Mirror of Portugal. Stars: Peter Vaughan, Paul Eddington, Ingrid Hafner. When a priceless gem comes within grasp, detective Horace Dorrington cuts more than a few corners to get his hands on it.
Sun 26 Jul 2005:00Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - Making a Bog of It. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. At the Friary, Anselm decides that before he calls the police, he must question Xavier himself.
Sun 26 Jul 2005:30Overseas Press Club - Exclusive!The Billion Franc Mystery. 1957. Stars: Lee Patterson, Nicole Maurey, Anton Diffring. An American journalist is warned of a plot to devalue the French economy by printing duplicate banknotes
Sun 26 Jul 2006:00Flood Tide (1934)1934. Drama directed by John Baxter and starring George Carney, Peggy Novak and Leslie Hatton. Set on the Thames estuary, romance blossoms for a young couple. Filmed at Twickenham Studios (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 26 Jul 2007:15William TellVoice in The Night. Stars: Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard & Jennifer Jayne. After a disagreement with Gessler, Judge Furst is thrown into a dungeon.
Sun 26 Jul 2007:45Diamond City1949. Drama. Directed by David MacDonald. Stars David Farrar, Honor Blackman & Diana Dors. Set in the diamond fields of South Africa, a lawman is trying to maintain a semblance of law and order. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 26 Jul 2009:30The Secret Tunnel1948. Family. Directed by William C. Hammond. Stars: Tony Wager, Ivor Bowyer, Murray Matheson. Two boys set out to bring justice to the thieves of a Rembrandt painting.
Sun 26 Jul 2010:30Hawkeye & the Last of the MohicansHuron 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 26 Jul 2011:00The Release1961. Western. Directed by Joseph H Lewis. Gary Merrill, Cesare Danova & Lee Kinsolving. A jailed gunslinger can win his freedom by making a deal with the governor of Texas.
Sun 26 Jul 2011:30The Early Bird1965. Comedy. Directed by Robert Asher. Stars Norman Wisdom, Edward Chapman & Jerry Desmonde. Norman is the assistant helping to run a small dairy which is threatened by a larger, modern organisation.
Sun 26 Jul 2013:30Johnny Come Lately1943. Drama. Directed by William K. Howard. Stars: James Cagney, Grace George & Marjorie Main. In 1906, a drifter arrives in Plattsville USA and takes over as editor of the local newspaper.
Sun 26 Jul 2015:30The Three Worlds of Gulliver1960. Family adventure. Directed by Jack Sher. Starring Kerwin Mathews, Jo Morrow and June Thorburn. After being shipwrecked, a man finds himself in strange lands. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 26 Jul 2017:30The Adventures of Robin HoodThe Knight who Came to Dinner. 1955. Stars Richard Greene, Victor Woolf & Archie Duncan. Sir Richard of the Lea is penniless, so the outlaws lend him the money he needs to pay his debts.
Sun 26 Jul 2018:00IWM: What's the Next Job? (1945)Late Second World War film about finding employment after the end of the war. Directed by Roy Ward Baker with Moore Marriott and Alfie Bass.
Sun 26 Jul 2018:25Funny Face1957. Musical Romance. Directed by Stanley Donen. Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire & Robert Flemyng. A fashion photographer asks a girl to model for him after accidentally catching her on film. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 26 Jul 2020:30Bognor1981. Unbecoming Habits - Collingdale's Dead. Stars: David Horovitch, Joanna McCallum & Ewan Roberts. Bognor reluctantly answers a summons to Parkinson' office at the Department of Trade.
Sun 26 Jul 2021:00Sunday Night at the London PalladiumVariety show from the London Palladium hosted by Jimmy Tarbuck and featuring Des O'Connor, Tony Martin, Sid James, Cleo Laine and the Johnny Dankworth Seven.
Sun 26 Jul 2022:05Hurry Sundown1967. Drama. Directed by Otto Preminger. Stars: Michael Caine, Jane Fonda & John Phillip Law. A ruthless Southern opportunist tries to buy his cousin's land. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)

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