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Talking Pictures TV Programme Schedule

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January 24th to January 30th


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TPTV Schedule January 24th to January 30th

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 24 Jan 00:05 The Mind Benders 1963. Drama. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Mary Ure, Michael Bryant. Following the death of a colleague, an Oxford Scientist submits himself to a particularly dangerous experiment.
Mon 24 Jan 02:15 Trottie True (AKA: The Gay Lady) 1949. Comedy. Director: Brian Desmond Hurst. Stars Jean Kent, James Donald, Hugh Sinclair & Bill Owen. After making her name in the music halls, Trottie True joins the Gaiety theatre in London
Mon 24 Jan 04:15 Thunder In The City 1937. Comedy. Stars Edward G. Robinson, Nigel Bruce, Constance Collier & Ralph Richardson. A visiting American engages in a bold business promotion, the likes of which the British have never seen. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 06:00 Strawberry Roan 1945. Drama. Director: Maurice Elvey. Stars: William Hartnell, Carol Raye & Walter Fitzgerald. A farmer marries a city girl and tries to help her become more settled on the farm. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 07:45 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 09:00 Together 1981. Stars John Burgess, John Burgess, Brian Jameson, Sheila Fay, Christine Pollon. Looks like Tony really is everything his Father believes he is. Charlene is one step closer to her goal
Mon 24 Jan 09:30 Blood of The Vampire 1958. Horror. Directed by Henry Cass and starring Sir Donald Wolfit. In the late 19th Century, the anaemic Dr Callistratus is the governor of a brutal penal institution in a remote castle. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 11:15 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 13:05 Steering Clear Made in the 60s and looking at the 'new' highway code. Great shots of 60s cars and life; remember, Mirror, Signal, Manoeuvre!
Mon 24 Jan 13:30 The Human Factor 1989. Documentary about the life of Lonnie Donegan MBE, the British skiffle singer, songwriter and musician referred to as the 'King of Skiffle' who influenced British pop and rock in the 60s. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 14:00 Rooms Beverley & Sheila P1. 1975. Stars Bryan Marshall, Sylvia Kay, Elizabeth Cassidy, Lydia Lisle & Michael Byrne. Neither of the sisters are enjoying their new life, and Ben next door isn't helping.
Mon 24 Jan 14:30 Rooms Beverley & Sheila P2. 1975. Stars Bryan Marshall, Sylvia Kay, Elizabeth Cassidy, Lydia Lisle & Michael Byrne. Big bad London isn't all it's cracked up to be for either sister, or is it?
Mon 24 Jan 15:00 Blind Spot 1958. Crime Drama directed by Peter Maxwell. Starring Robert Mackenzie, Michael Caine and Delphi Lawrence. US Officer Adams, blinded during the war, is framed on a diamond-smuggling rap. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 16:30 The Footage Detectives This week Mike and Noel delve into viewers letters from episode two of last series, look at a reel of film of Stony Stratford and discuss The Dickie Henderson Show, a series long thought lost! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 17:30 The Dickie Henderson Show The Maid. 1963. Stars Dickie Henderson & June Laverick. Newly found episode of the comedy series centred around a British household with Dickie Henderson being the head of the family. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 18:00 Scotland Yard 1961. Wings of Death. Directed by Allan Davis. Starring Harry H. Corbett, Peter Bowles and Simon Lack. A light aeroplane comes down in Kent, killing the pilot. It was no accident...
Mon 24 Jan 18:35 The Hideout 1956. Drama. Director: Peter Graham Scott. Cast: Dermot Walsh, Rona Anderson & Sam Kydd. An insurance investigator receives a suitcase full of cash. His search leads him to the sister of a smuggler. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 24 Jan 19:45 Look At Life 1963. A Look into all the different things that need to be tested in Britain today.
Mon 24 Jan 20:00 The Main Chance Payment by Result. 1975. Starring: John Stride, Margaret Ashcroft & John Wentworth. A corrupt business cartel and a woman struggling to feed her children present two contrasting cases.
Mon 24 Jan 21:00 Man in The Gray Flannel Suit 1956. Drama. Directed by Nunnally Johnson. Stars Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones & Fredric March. A man reminisces about the war on his commute to work, haunted by both the violence and a past affair. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 00:05 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
Tue 25 Jan 01:50 Five Guns West 1955. Western. Director: Roger Corman. Stars John Lund, Dorothy Malone, Mike Connors. Shalee Jethro helps to run a desert stagecoach station but comes into trouble with bandits. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 03:25 Something To Live For 1952. Drama. Directed by George Stevens. Stars Joan Fontaine, Ray Milland & Teresa Wright. A reformed drinker puts a strain on his marriage helping an actress's career threatened by drinking. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 05:10 IWM: The Blue Streak Rocket (1962) 1962. Doc. Witness the international effort of constructing and launching the British-made Blue Streak Rocket, from its testing in Scotland to it's launch in Australia
Tue 25 Jan 05:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot he Ruby of Radnor. 1957. Stars: William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. As punishment Squire Brian is sent on an errand delivering a crate of pigeons to a neighboring castle.
Tue 25 Jan 06:00 Murder on Campus 1961. Crime drama directed by Michael Winner and starring Terence Longden, Donald Gray and Diane Clare. A reporter learns that his brother, a student at Cambridge, has killed himself or so it seems. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 07:15 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 08:50 Cinema Tax Must Go Made in 1958 we visit the ABC at Golders Green, The Ritz West Drayton, Ronald Shiner on set at Elstree Studios and we hear from Richard Todd, Tommy Steele, Jack Hawkins & Kenneth More about the tax.
Tue 25 Jan 09:00 Stagecoach West The Land Beyond. Western starring Wayne Rogers, Richard Eyer & Robert Bray. Though Luke & Simon foil a gunman who provokes a passenger on their stagecoach run, the vicious gunslinger tracks the stage. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 10:00 West of Zanzibar 1954. Adventure. Director: Harry Watt. Stars Anthony Steel, Sheila Sim & Edric Connor. The story of native tribesmen who become drawn to the world of ivory smuggling while searching for a new home. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 11:55 The Feminine Touch 1956. Drama. Director: Pat Jackson. Stars: George Baker, Belinda Lee & Delphi Lawrence. Five young women arrive at St. Augustine's Hospital to take up a nursing career. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 13:45 Desert Mice 1959. Comedy. Set in WW2, this is the story of an ENSA troupe of entertainers. Starring Sid James, Dora Bryan, Alfred Marks and Liz Fraser. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 15:25 Talking Pictures TV with Melvyn Hayes Frazer Hines talks to actor Melvyn Hayes in front of a live audience at the Stockport Plaza. We discuss his career with many a funny anecdote along the way.
Tue 25 Jan 15:55 Do You Know This Voice? 1964. Drama. Directed by Frank Nesbitt. Stars Dan Duryea, Isa Miranda, Gwen Watford & Peter Madden. In this great murder mystery, the only clue to the killer's identity is his shoes!
Tue 25 Jan 17:30 Love and War The story of a love that never died; Margaret, the daughter of the Mayor of Faversham and Dennis, a GI stationed in Britain got married in 1945 but divorced 11 years later. Now, they've remarried.
Tue 25 Jan 18:00 Dial 999 Night Mail. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, Marianne Benet & Victor Brooks. Maguire works with the railway police to track down a gang that has stolen mail from a London to Glasgow train. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 18:30 The Gold Express 1955. Comedy-thriller. Directed by Guy Fergusson. Stars Vernon Gray, Ann Walford & May Hallatt. An ace reporter comes up against crook's intent on stealing a gold shipment. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 19:40 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.
Tue 25 Jan 20:00 The Human Jungle Dual Control. 1965. Stars Herbert Lom. Dr Corder walks into a family tangle when he investigates the case of a young woman knocked down by a taxi. Guest stars Peggy Cummins & Dennis Price. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 21:00 Noble House Part III. 1988. Directed by Gary Nelson. Stars Pierce Brosnan, Deborah Raffin & Dudley Sutton. Romance is in the air for two couples, including Ian and Casey, who enjoy a visit to Macao. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 25 Jan 22:50 Restless Natives 1985. Crime Comedy. Directed by Michael Hoffman. Stars Vincent Friell, Nanette Newman & Bernard Hill. Two friends acting as modern highway men rob tourist coaches, unexpectedly becoming folk heroes. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 00:35 The Rough and the Smooth 1959. Drama. Starring Nadja Tiller, Tony Britton and William Bendix. Directed by Robert Siodmak. An archaeologist forsakes his fiancée for a passionate affair with a beautiful German woman. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 02:40 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... (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 04:40 Glorious Devon in the 50s Made by The Devonshire Coaching Company in the late 50s explore the wonders of glorious Devon. From cream teas to punch and judy on the beach, pack your bags and book that B&B!
Wed 26 Jan 05:00 Dante Pick A Peck Of Diamonds. 1960. Stars Howard Duff, Alan Mowbray & Tom D'Andrea. Dante has put his past behind him but no one believes that he is truly finished with the underworld.
Wed 26 Jan 05:30 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 06:00 Lassie From Lancashire 1938. Comedy. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Marjorie Browne, Hal Thompson, Marjorie Sandford. A talented lass from Lancashire appears in a nightly show, hoping to be discovered.
Wed 26 Jan 07:40 No Lady 1931. Hen-pecked Mr. Pog (Lupino Lane) takes his wife and children to Blackpool but is mistaken for an international criminal. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 09:00 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.
Wed 26 Jan 09:30 Enemy At The Door The Polish Affaire.1978. Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall & Emily Richard. Retired diplomat Sir James Prideaux resists Reinicke's efforts to make him divulge British government information. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 10:30 Behemoth The Seamonster 1959. Sci-Fi. Atomic marine tests cause the resurrection of a dormant sea-monster who then threatens to destroy London. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 12:00 Hell and High Water 1954. Action. Director: Samuel Fuller. Starring: Richard Widmark, Bella Darvi & Victor Francen. A scientific team refits a Japanese submarine to find a secret Chinese atomic island base. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 14:00 Secret Army The Hostage. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards, Clifford Rose & Jan Francis. Lifeline is instructed to prevent an officer's interrogation at any cost. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 15:05 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 16:40 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 18:00 For the Love of Ada After the Honeymoon. Stars: Wilfred Pickles, Irene Handl & Jack Smethurst. Back from a happy honeymoon, the bliss is short-lived when his love of the wireless clashes with Ada's TV addiction.
Wed 26 Jan 18:30 Look At Life 1964. A Look into the developing hotel industry and the problems that it has to face.
Wed 26 Jan 18:50 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Attempt To Kill. 1961. Directed by Royston Morley. Stars Derek Farr, Tony Wright & Patricia Mort. Two suspects emerge after an attempt is made on the life of Frank Weyman.
Wed 26 Jan 20:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Sporting Life. Stars: Leo McKern, Peggy Thorpe-Bates & Roland Culver. Rumpole reluctantly agrees to defend Fiona's sister, who's accused of murder
Wed 26 Jan 21:05 Hangover Square 1945. Mystery. Director: John Brahm. Stars: Laird Cregar, Linda Darnell & Glenn Langan. A promising musician finds his life poisoned by a music hall dancer; and by the gaps in his memory. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 26 Jan 22:35 To the Devil a Daughter 1976. Horror. Director: Peter Sykes. Stars Christopher Lee, Richard Widmark, Honor Blackman & Denholm Elliot. An American novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists.
Thu 27 Jan 00:25 Girl With A Pistol 1968. Comedy Drama. Directed by Mario Monicelli. Stars Monica Vitti, Stanley Baker, Corin Redgrave, Anthony Booth & Carlo Giuffre. A girl, abandoned by her lover, sets out to kill him in revenge. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 02:25 First Monday in October 1981. Comedy-drama. Director: Ronald Neame. Stars: Walter Matthau, Jill Clayburgh & Barnard Hughes. The Supreme Court's first woman Associate Justice dates her political opposed colleague. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 04:25 While I Live 1947. Drama. (aka The Dream of Olwen) 25 years later, a spinster still obsesses over the death of her sister, who was a composer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 06:00 The Broken Melody 1934. Directed by Bernard Vorhaus. Paul Verlaine, a struggling composer (John Garrick) is supported by Germaine (Merle Oberon) who is secretly in love with him. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 07:40 Offbeat 1961. Crime Drama. Director: Cliff Owen. Stars: William Sylvester, Anthony Dawson, Mai Zetterling. An MI5 man infiltrates the world of new-style criminals behind the robberies that fox the Yard. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 09:10 Stormy Crossing 1958. Drama directed by CM Pennington-Richards. Stars John Ireland, Derek Bond & Joy Webster. A story of a fateful cross channel swim. Great shots of Dover in the 50s. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 10:35 The Proud Valley 1940. Drama. Director: Pen Tennyson. Stars: Paul Robeson, Edward Chapman, Simon Lack. Hoping to find work in Wales, a ship's stoker, boards a train and winds up working in a small mining town. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 12:10 Dual Alibi 1947. Drama. Directed by Alfred Travers. Stars Herbert Lom, Phyllis Dixey, Terence de Marney. Twin trapezists fall out over a lottery ticket and a worthless woman, but later extract a unique revenge. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 13:50 Romance on The Orient Express 1985. Comedy. Director Lawrence Gordon Clark. Stars Cheryl Ladd, Stuart Wilson, Ruby Wax & Renee Asherson. Lily, an American, travelling from Venice to Paris suddenly runs into her former lover, Alex. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 15:50 Only Two Can Play 1962. Comedy. Director: Sidney Gilliat. Stars Peter Sellers, Mai Zetterling, Virginia Maskell & Kenneth Griffith. Due to boredom, John spends his time daydreaming of affairs with attractive women. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 18:00 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?
Thu 27 Jan 18:30 Find The Lady 1956. Comedy Thriller. Directed by Charles Saunders. Stars Donald Houston, Beverley Brooks & Mervyn Johns. During New Years Eve, a young model searches for her godmother, who has gone missing. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 27 Jan 19:40 IWM: 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
Thu 27 Jan 20:00 Justice For Those in Peril. 1973. Stars Margaret Lockwood, Philip Stone & John Stone. Harriet's health takes a toll as a result of an increased workload and intensifying tension with Dr Moody.
Thu 27 Jan 21:00 Woman Times Seven 1967. Comedy. Director: Vittorio De Sica. Stars Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers & Elspeth March. Shirley MacLaine plays the seven roles of a woman’s life in seven very different sketches.
Thu 27 Jan 23:05 Stiff Upper Lips 1998. Comedy. Directed by Gary Sinyor. Stars Sean Pertwee, Prunella Scales & Peter Ustinov. A parody of British period films a woman’s brother and aunt try to pair her with a fop in 1908 England.
Fri 28 Jan 00:55 Hurry Sundown 1967. 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)
Fri 28 Jan 03:45 Just Like Heaven 1930. Tobey Mitchell, a young Parisian balloon vendor with ambitions to become a designer of pageants, guards his stand in the Street of the Poor.
Fri 28 Jan 05:00 Burke's Law Who Killed Lenore Wingfield? 1964. Directed by Don Weis. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Murdered Lenore has left a note that she's changing her will.
Fri 28 Jan 06:00 Up In The Air 1940. 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 AVAILABLE)
Fri 28 Jan 07:15 The Miracle Of The Bells 1948. Drama. Granting her final request, a Hollywood press agent brings the dead body of an actress back to her hometown for burial. Starring Frank Sinatra & Fred MacMurray.
Fri 28 Jan 09:35 Holy Matrimony 1943. Comedy. Directed by John M. Stahl. Stars Monty Woolley, Gracie Fields & Laird Cregar. An artist returning from abroad takes on the identity of his dead butler to escape attention from the press.
Fri 28 Jan 11:25 IWM: The Dawn Guard (1941) Home Guard volunteers Bernard Miles and Percy Walsh discuss the causes of war and their hopes for the peace, directed by Roy Boulting
Fri 28 Jan 11:35 Home and Away 1956. Drama directed by Vernon Sewell and starring Jack Warner, Thora Hird, Harry Fowler and Kathleen Harrison. Based on 'The Huggetts' family rivalry when two sons win the football pools. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 28 Jan 13:15 The Late George Apley 1947. Romance. Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Stars Ronald Colman, Vanessa Brown & Richard Haydn. George Apley is a stuffy, upper-class Bostonian who is forced to adjust to a changing world. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 28 Jan 15:00 The Captive Heart 1946. War. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Michael Redgrave, Jack Warner, Rachel Kempson & Mervyn Johns. A concentration-camp escapee assumes the identity of a dead British officer.
Fri 28 Jan 17:00 Upstairs Downstairs The Nine Days Wonder. 1975. Stars Simon Williams, Gordon Jackson & Jean Marsh. The entire household comes together when public services across the country grind to a halt during a general strike.
Fri 28 Jan 18:00 Matt Monro - A Portrait Of The story of the singing legend who rose to fame recording the first Bond film and became Britain's own Frank Sinatra. Features legends Sir George Martin, Tony Christie, Bruce Forsyth and more. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 28 Jan 19:45 Look At Life 1962. A Look into a typical London family on their annual hop-picking holiday to Kent.
Fri 28 Jan 20:00 Outer Limits The Man With the Power. 1963. Stars Donald Pleasence, Priscilla Morrill & Fred Beir. A professor creates and uses a device to harness electromagnetic powers, revealing a hidden thirst for revenge. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 28 Jan 21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join Caroline Munro as she opens the doors of The Cellar Club. She introduces the 1971 dark comedy horror The Abominable Dr. Phibes, starring Vincent Price and Joseph Cotton. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 28 Jan 21:05 The Abominable Dr. Phibes 1971. Comedy Horror. Directed by Robert Fuest. Stars Vincent Price, Joseph Cotton & Virginia North. Anton Phibes seeks revenge on the nine doctors he believes are responsible for his wife's death.
Fri 28 Jan 23:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro's next offering is The Man Who Cheated Himself. She introduces the 1950 film noir, crime drama starring Lee J. Cobb, about a detective who witnessed his girlfriend kill her husband. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 28 Jan 23:05 Man Who Cheated Himself 1950. Crime. Directed by Felix E. Feist. Stars Lee J. Cobb, Jane Wyatt & John Dall. A homicide detective who witnesses his girlfriend kill her husband is assigned to the case, alongside his brother. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 00:45 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Lastly, Caroline introduces Jail Bait. This 1954 crime drama starring Lyle Talbot, features the story of a young man who is drawn into the life of crime. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 00:50 Jail Bait 1954. Crime. Directed by Edward D. Wood Jr. Stars Lyle Talbot & Dolores Fuller. A young man is drawn into the life of crime and then blackmails a plastic surgeon to change his face to evade the law. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 02:20 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline closes another eventful night of horror, crime, drama and film-noir! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 02:25 Don't Talk To Strange Men 1962. Thriller. Christina Gregg, Cyril Raymond, Gillian Lind & Dandy Nichols star in this tense and suspenseful British thriller. A serial killer is at large in the British countryside.
Sat 29 Jan 03:45 Come Back to the Five & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean ... Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean. 1982. Comedy Drama. Directed by Robert Altman. Stars Sandy Dennis, Cher, Karen Black, Sudie Bond, Kathy Bates. The Disciples of James Dean meet up on the anniversary. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 06:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 07:35 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 29 Jan 09:00 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Scapegoat. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Jonathan White. Hawkeye sets out to help the Tuscarora tribe. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 09:30 Young Eagles 1934. Treasure Trails. Stars Bobby Cox and Jim Vance. Will the boys escape from the Islanders? Will they get any closer to finding the hidden treasure? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 09:50 Lionheart Family. 1968. Director: Michael Forlong. Starring: James Forlong, Louise Rush, Ian Jessup, Irene Handl. A lion escapes from a circus but is rescued and protected by a young boy. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 11:00 The Barnstormers Rusty in Danger. 1964. Stars A.J. Brown, Peter Hempson & Dennis Waterman. With concern about the future of the mill growing, The Barnstormers decide on a plan to thwart Ludgate's schemes. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 11:30 Champion The Wonderhorse Salted Ground. 1955. Stars Champion, Barry Curtis, & Jim Bannon. Can a gullible store owner be helped by Ricky and Sandy when it looks like he is about to be conned? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 12:00 Destination Gobi 1953. War. Director by Robert Wise. Stars Richard Widmark, Don Taylor & Murvyn Vye. In 1944, US Navy specialists run a weather station in the Gobi Desert and are harassed by Japanese warplanes. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 13:50 Chase a Crooked Shadow 1958. Thriller. Director: Michael Anderson. Stars Anne Baxter, Richard Todd, Herbert Lom & Faith Brook. At Kimberley's villa, a stranger shows-up & claims he is her brother who she thought to be dead.
Sat 29 Jan 15:35 Submarine Command 1951. War. Director: John Farrow. Stars: William Holden, Nancy Olson, William Bendix. A Lieutenant Commander is called back to active duty and asked to lead his old submarine in the Korean war.
Sat 29 Jan 17:20 Steering Clear Made in the 60s and looking at the 'new' highway code. Great shots of 60s cars and life; remember, Mirror, Signal, Manoeuvre!
Sat 29 Jan 17:45 Call Northside 777 1948. Drama. Directed by Henry Hathaway. Stars James Stewart, Richard Conte & Helen Walker. A Chicago reporter looks into an old murder and realises the man jailed for the crime is innocent. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 20:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 21:00 The Hustler 1961. Drama. Directed by Robert Rossen. Stars Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason & Piper Laurie. A small time pool hustler challenges a legendary long-time champion to a high stakes match. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 29 Jan 23:45 Family Life 1972. Drama. Directed by Ken Loach. Stars Sandy Ratcliff, Bill Dean & Grace Cave. A daughter rebels against her strict family and ends up getting pregnant, leading to a devastating chain of events. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 01:55 Violent Playground 1958. Drama. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Stanley Baker, David McCallum, Anne Heywood & Peter Cushing. A policeman enters a romance with the sister of an infamous gang leader.
Sun 30 Jan 04:05 Operation Diplomat 1953. Crime. Directed by John Guillermin. Stars Guy Rolfe, Lisa Daniely, Patricia Dainton. A surgeon is forced to operate on an injured man by a gang of smugglers. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 05:30 Honey West 1965. How Brilling, Obeamish Boy. Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. A man kidnaps Sam for a ransom of a parcel that Honey has been hired to guard.
Sun 30 Jan 06:00 Sheepdog of the Hills 1941. Drama. Directed by Germain Burger. Stars David Farrar, Philip Friend & Helen Perry. Farmers are all losing sheep, all except 'Riggy's'. Is it because of his 'great' sheepdog? Or... (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 07:30 Down Among The Z Men 1952. Comedy directed by Maclean Rogers and starring Michael Bentine, Harry Secombe, Spike Milligan and Peter Sellers. Prof. Pureheart loses a secret formula in the grocery shop. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 08:55 Contraband 1940. Espionage. Director: Michael Powell. Stars: Conrad Veidt, Valerie Hobson & Hay Petrie. Sparks fly when a Danish merchant sea captain meets an enigmatic passenger, a British secret agent.
Sun 30 Jan 10:45 Now and Forever 1956. Drama. Directed by Mario Zampi. Stars Janette Scott, Vernon Gray, Kay Walsh & Jack Warner. A schoolgirl falls in love with the son of a local garage owner and they hatch a plan to elope. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 12:35 Mother Wore Tights 1947. Musical drama. Directed by Walter Lang. Stars Betty Grable, Dan Dailey & Mona Freeman. The story of a Vaudeville family; their rise to fame, incidents of marriage and troubles with children. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 14:45 The Four Feathers 1939. Adventure. Directed by Zoltan Korda. Starring John Clements, Ralph Richardson & C. Aubrey Smith. A British officer seeks to redeem his cowardice 'feathers' by secretly aiding his former comrades. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 17:00 The Footage Detectives This week Mike and Noel take a look at a lost film of Wilson, Keppel and Betty and are joined by expert Alan Stafford. They also view a promotional film made by The National Trust in 1938. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 18:00 Upstairs Downstairs The Understudy. 1975. Stars Gordon Jackson, David Langton & Simon Williams. On the evening of an important dinner party, Hudson suffers a heart attack, leading to talk about replacements.
Sun 30 Jan 19:00 Dead of Night 1945. Thriller. Directed by Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden & Robert Hamer. Stars Mervyn Johns & Michael Redgrave. An architect senses impending doom as his dreams become reality. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 21:00 Secret Army Lucky Piece. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Michael Culver & Valentine Dyall. Lifeline is gifted with the appearance of a special agent and a wounded Polish engineer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 30 Jan 22:05 Leave Her to Heaven 1945. Drama. Directed by John M. Stahl. Stars Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde & Jeanne Crain. An obsessive wife will stop at nothing to maintain the affections and attention of her husband.

January 30th to February 6th


Click for a Printable TPTV Schedule January 31st to February 6th

TPTV Schedule January 31st to February 6th

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 31 Jan 00:15 The Magic Christian 1969. 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.
Mon 31 Jan 02:05 The Friends of Eddie Coyle 1973. Crime. Director: Peter Yates. Stars: Robert Mitchum, Peter Boyle & Richard Jordan. Boston gunrunner Eddie Coyle's last chance to avoid a prison sentence is to become an informer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 04:10 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 05:45 IWM: Channel Incident (1940) Short fictional film about the evacuation of Dunkirk, directed by Anthony Asquith, with Peggy Ashcroft, Robert Newton and Kenneth Griffith
Mon 31 Jan 06:00 Busy Bodies 1933. Comedy. Directed by Lloyd French. Stars Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Stan & Ollie do battle with inanimate objects & their co-workers during a routine work day at the saw mill. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 06:25 Heart of the Matter 1953. Drama. Director: George More O'Ferrall. Adapted from the Graham Greene novel. Stars Trevor Howard as an assistant policeman posted in Sierra Leone in WW2. Co-stars Elizabeth Allan & Maria Schell. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 08:30 Love and War Ann Burton reveals her upbringing in pre-war Austria as a member of the Hitler Youth Organisation and discusses her two marriages to two very different men. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 09:00 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.
Mon 31 Jan 09:30 Flood 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)
Mon 31 Jan 10:45 Never Back Losers (1962) 1962. Crime. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Jack Hedley, Jacqueline Ellis, Patrick Magee. An insurance investigator makes inquiries into the apparent accidental death of a jockey.
Mon 31 Jan 11:55 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 14:00 Rooms Frances & Richard P1. 1975. Stars Frances White and Richard Pasco. It's amazing who you bump into at the shops, two years is a long time to be apart... but what has changed? Is it him? Or her?
Mon 31 Jan 14:30 Rooms Frances & Richard P2. 1975. Stars Frances White and Richard Pasco. I seems the chance meeting has brought closure for Frances, but it's Richard who is struggling to say goodbye...
Mon 31 Jan 15:00 Where There's A Will (1955) 1955. Comedy. Director: Vernon Sewell. A cockney family inherit a ramshackle farm. Alfie (Leslie Dwyer) wants to make a go of it. Starring George Cole and Kathleen Harrison. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 16:30 The Footage Detectives In this festive edition, Mike and Noel are joined by Sam Kydd's son Jonathan Kydd. They take a look at lost footage recovered by Sam, Christmas shorts and a rare lost film of Eartha Kitt is uncovered! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 17:30 The Eartha Kitt Show: Australia 1965. Uncovered in a private collection, this unseen special performance showcases the talent of Eartha Kitt, the singer known for 'Santa Baby' and once called 'the most exciting woman in the world'! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 31 Jan 18:00 Scotland Yard 1962. The Square Mile Murder. Directed by Allan Davis. Starring John Welsh, Delphi Lawrence and Stanley Morgan. When a travel agency is burgled Supt. Hicks is brought in to solve the case. (S1, E39)
Mon 31 Jan 18:35 Dublin Nightmare 1958. Thriller. Directed by John Pomeroy. Stars William Sylvester, Marla Landi & Richard Leech. A photographer investigates the murder of his friend, which occurred during a bank robbery for The Cause
Mon 31 Jan 19:50 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.
Mon 31 Jan 20:00 The Main Chance Survival. 1975. Director: Cyril Coke. Starring: John Stride, Margaret Ashcroft & John Wentworth. Unable to practice law, Main encounters unsavoury characters in his search for alternative work.
Mon 31 Jan 21:00 The Soldier 1982. Thriller. Director: James Glickenhaus. Stars Ken Wahl, Alberta Watson & Jeremiah Sullivan. Terrorists threaten to destroy half the world's oil supplies. The CIA sends 'The Soldier' to stop them.
Mon 31 Jan 22:40 Hush...Hush Sweet Charlotte 1964. Crime. Director: Robert Aldrich. Starring: Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland & Joseph Cotton. A girl with a horrifying family secret, descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 01:20 Sunstruck 1972. Comedy. Director: James Gilbert. Stars: Harry Secombe, Maggie Fitzgibbon & John Meillon. Stanley Evans is a Welsh teacher who heads to Australia after an unsuccessful romance. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 03:05 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 05:10 Victorian London - Glimpses A Film Made by Wilf Watters in the 1960s where he visits what remains of Victorian London landmarks and streets and also giving us a slice of 60s London Life.
Tue 01 Feb 05:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot Then Lesser Breed. 1957. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. A village is being terrorised; King Arthur sends Sir Lancelot who discovers the Vikings are doing the terrorizing.
Tue 01 Feb 06:00 It Happened In Soho 1948. Drama. Director: Frank Chisnell. Stars Richard Murdoch, Patricia Raine & Henry Oscar. Murder drama set in Soho involving a police inspector, a newspaper reporter and a country girl.
Tue 01 Feb 07:00 1940s Speed Skating - Glimpses Made in the late 30s early 40s narrated by Kent Stevenson - The introduction to England of the hobbies of Ice Hockey, Figure Skating and what a great night out it is!
Tue 01 Feb 07:10 Give us the Moon 1944. Drama. Directed by Val Guest. Stars Margaret Lockwood, Vic Oliver, Peter Graves, Roland Culver & Jean Simmons. A former RAF pilot seems to enjoy wasting his life away. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 09:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 10:00 Captain Boycott 1947. Drama. Director: Frank Launder. Stars: Stewart Granger, Kathleen Ryan, Alastair Sim. Property Owner, Captain Boycott, dispossesses the townspeople and leaves them without hope. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 12:00 Medal for the General (AKA: The Gay Intruders). 1944. War Drama. Director: Maurice Elvey. Stars Godfrey Tearle, Jeanne de Casalis & Petula Clark. A WWI general finds new meaning when six children are evacuated to his home.
Tue 01 Feb 13:45 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 15:40 IWM: Farnborough (1966) The film reviews many of the aircraft on display, including: Short Skyvan, Handley Page Herald, Wallis Autogyro WA 116, Vickers VC10, Beagle Husky, Beagle Mk II, Beagle Pup and more.
Tue 01 Feb 16:00 The Captive Heart 1946. War. Director: Basil Dearden. Stars Michael Redgrave, Jack Warner, Rachel Kempson & Mervyn Johns. A concentration-camp escapee assumes the identity of a dead British officer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 18:00 Dial 999 77 Bus. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, Robert Cawdron & Ivan Craig. Police are baffled by robberies known as 'the Red Rose series'; Maguire and his partner suspect a seemingly innocent jeweller. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 18:30 Terror By Night 1946. Crime Drama. Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce & Alan Mowbray. When a diamond is stolen on a train and the son of its owner is murdered, everybody is a suspect to Sherlock Holmes. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 19:45 Look At Life 1959. A look into British racing drivers, that have always been at the forefront of this exciting sport. This film examines what has helped to put them in this winning position.
Tue 01 Feb 20:00 The Human Jungle Skeleton in the Cupboard. 1965. Stars Herbert Lom. Was the long-dead financier Sir William Bridley sound of mind when made his will 20 years ago? Guest stars Roger Livesey and Sonia Dresdel. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 21:00 Noble House Part IV. 1988. Directed by Gary Nelson. Stars Pierce Brosnan, Ben Masters & Denholm Elliott. Haunted by tragedy, Ian leaves for mainland China to seek help, but he returns to a cataclysmic disaster. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 01 Feb 22:50 Three Sisters 1970. Drama. Directed by Laurence Olivier, John Sichel. Stars Alan Bates, Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright. Three sisters long to escape a small town.
Wed 02 Feb 02:00 The Enforcer 1951. Adventure. Directed by Bretaigne Windust. Stars Humphrey Bogart, Everett Sloane & Zero Mostel. DA Ferguson hunts down a crime boss who has been running a ring of hired hitmen. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 03:40 Mystery of Wentworth... ...Castle. 1940. Crime drama. Directed by William Nigh and starring Boris Karloff, Marjorie Reynolds and Grant Withers. Mr. Wong and a reporter investigate a shipping magnate's murder. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 05:00 Dante Dante In The Dark. 1960. Stars Howard Duff, Alan Mowbray & Tom D'Andrea. Dante has put his past behind him but no one believes that he is truly finished with the underworld.
Wed 02 Feb 05:30 Sherlock Holmes The Red-Headed League. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. A shopkeeper claims to have been a member of the 'Red-Headed Men' until it unexpectedly dissolved. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 06:00 Old Mother Riley's Jungle Treasure 1952. Comedy. A pirates' ghost-ship takes Old Mother Riley across the world in search of treasure. Starring Arthur Lucan, Kitty McShane and Peter Butterworth. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 07:30 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 09:00 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.
Wed 02 Feb 09:30 Enemy At The Door Officers of The Law.1978. Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall & Emily Richard. Kluge is anxious to clamp down on the island's black-market activities and enlists the reluctant aid of police. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 10:30 Beautiful Stranger 1954. Thriller. Director: David Miller. Stars Ginger Rogers, Herbert Lom, Stanley Baker, Jacques Bergerac. An actress becomes involved with a dangerous criminal. (AKA Twist of Fate) (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 12:15 Impulse (1955) 1955. Drama. Directed by Charles De la Tour & Cy Endfield. Stars Arthur Kennedy, Constance Smith & Joy Shelton. A Night club singer tricks an estate agent into thinking he killed a jewel thief. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 14:00 Secret Army Russian Roulette. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards & Michael Culver. After the death of Yvette in an air raid, Lifeline must help Russian evaders alongside the Allies. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 15:05 Last Holiday 1950. Drama. Directed by Henry Cass. Stars Alec Guinness, Beatrice Campbell & Kay Walsh. A salesman who learns he has months to live cashes in his savings to live in a fancy hotel. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 16:50 Small Hotel 1957. Comedy. Directed by 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 18:00 For the Love of Ada The Journey. Stars: Wilfred Pickles, Irene Handl & Jack Smethurst. Ruth and Leslie go to visit his parents in Manchester, Ada and Walter spend some time with his son and daughter-in-law (S3, E02)
Wed 02 Feb 18:30 Look At Life 1959. A look into different styles of dancing and how they have changed. Also, a look at the ballroom championships, showing that, there indeed, is a dance for everybody.
Wed 02 Feb 18:50 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Man Detained. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Bernard Archard, Elvi Hale, Paul Stassino & Michael Coles. A burglary is discovered at the offices of a photographic company.
Wed 02 Feb 20:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Last Resort. Stars: Leo McKern, Peggy Thorpe-Bates, Bill Fraser. Rumpole tries to collect an old debt from an elusive deadbeat solicitor
Wed 02 Feb 21:05 The Long & the Short & the Tall 1961. War. Directed by Leslie Norman. Stars Richard Todd, Laurence Harvey & Richard Harris. Based on the Willis Hall play. A British patrol in Burma are determined to avenge British prisoners. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 02 Feb 23:10 Kiss of Death 1947. Crime Drama. Directed by Henry Hathaway. Stars Victor Mature, Brian Donlevy & Coleen Gray. A captured jewel thief makes a deal with his prosecutors after learning news about his accomplices. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 03 Feb 01:10 Let's Be Happy (1957) 1957. Musical. Directed by: Henry Levin. Stars: Vera-Ellen, Tony Martin & Robert Flemyng. Jeannie MacLean visits her family's Scottish roots and a romance blossoms with a businessman named Stanley
Thu 03 Feb 03:15 The Silent Partner 1978. Thriller. Director: Daryl Duke. Stars: Elliott Gould, Susannah York, Christopher Plummer, John Candy. A bank teller skims $50,000 during a robbery, but the crook wants it back.
Thu 03 Feb 05:25 IWM: High Journey (1958) 1958. Doc. Narrated by Orson Welles. European countries photographed from low-flying aircraft with an evocative soundtrack, revealing ancient capitals and heritage sites.
Thu 03 Feb 06:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 03 Feb 07:30 Leslie Howard: The Man Who Gave a Damn 2016. Documentary. Director: Thomas Hamilton. Stars Derek Partridge, Norman Spencer & Matthew Sweet. Intimate and compelling documentary on the life & career of Leslie Howard (1893-1943).
Thu 03 Feb 09:15 Lucy Gallant 1955. Drama. Directed by Robert Parrish. Starring Jane Wyman, Charlton Heston & Claire Trevor. Lucy opens a gown shop. Rancher Casey disdains 'working women', but he is madly in love with Lucy.
Thu 03 Feb 11:20 Embezzler 1954. Crime. Directed by John Gilling. Stars Charles Victor, Peggy Mount and Michael Craig. An elderly bank cashier with two years to live absconds with the contents of a bank safe. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 03 Feb 12:35 The Night Has Eyes 1942. Thriller. Director: Leslie Arliss. Stars James Mason, Wilfrid Lawson, Joyce Howard & Mary Clare. Two school teachers take refuge in an isolated house in the Yorkshire Moors when a storm breaks.
Thu 03 Feb 14:10 Fighting Man of the Plains 1949. Western. Stars Randolph Scott, Bill Williams & Victor Jory. Jim Dancer, one of Quantrill's Raiders, stages attacks on Kansas on behalf of the fallen Confederacy. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 03 Feb 16:00 IWM: Heart of Britain (1941) WW2 documentary showing glimpses of wartime life in the North and Midlands. Directed by Humphrey Jennings with commentary spoken by Jack Holmes. Also contains The Halle Orchestra and The Huddersfield
Thu 03 Feb 16:15 Emergency Call 1952. Drama. A young child must have a blood transfusion, but she has a rare blood group. Can a donor be found? Starring Jack Warner and Anthony Steel. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 03 Feb 18:00 Interpol Calling Checkmate. 1960. Starring Charles Korvin, Edwin Richfield & Barbara Shelley. Duval goes undercover as money launderer to snare a bank robber.
Thu 03 Feb 18:30 The Hornet's Nest 1955. Comedy. Directed by Charles Saunders. Stars Paul Carpenter, June Thorburn & Marla Landi. A jewel thief loses his hidden loot and ends up in jail.
Thu 03 Feb 19:45 Look At Life 1960. A look into the trunk roads with the night lorries, following the night drivers, all night, to see where they eat and who they meet.
Thu 03 Feb 20:00 Justice Dummy Scoular Against the Crown. 1973. Stars Margaret Lockwood, Philip Stone & John Stone. Harriet defends a Communist head of a union, whose goal is to gain pay equality with a rival union.
Thu 03 Feb 21:00 Mona Lisa 1986. Drama. Directed by Neil Jordan. Stars Bob Hoskins, Cathy Tyson & Michael Caine. A man newly released from prison manages to secure a job driving a call girl, but she is playing a dangerous game. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 03 Feb 23:05 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 01:15 The Big Operator 1959. Drama. Directed by Charles F. Haasn. Stars Mickey Rooney. Steve Cochran, Mamie Van Doren & Ray Danton. A corrupt union boss and the mob silence all their witnesses.
Fri 04 Feb 03:00 Somewhere on Leave 1943. War Comedy. Stars Frank Randle, Harry Korris & Dan Young. Wealthy Private Roy takes his soldier friends Randle, Enoch and Young to his palatial home to help him get his dream girl.
Fri 04 Feb 04:50 IWM: Miss Knowall (1940) With photography by Claude Friese-Greene, son of the famous William Friese-Greene. WW2 short anti-gossip film, with Martita Hunt and a very young Kenneth Griffiths.
Fri 04 Feb 05:00 Burke's Law Who Killed 711? 1964. Directed by Sidney Lanfield. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. When a shady businessman is found slain in an elevator, his accountant becomes a prime suspect.
Fri 04 Feb 06:00 Mysterious Mr Nicholson 1947. Crime drama. Directed by Oswald Mitchell and starring Anthony Hulme, Lesley Osmond and Frank Hawkins. A solicitors' clerk is sent to deliver a will and finds the recipient murdered.
Fri 04 Feb 07:30 City Under the Sea 1965. Fantasy. Director. Jacques Tourneur. Stars Vincent Price, Tab Hunter, Susan Hart. A group of people discover an underwater society of smugglers that never age. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 09:10 An Ideal Husband 1947. Comedy. Directed by Alexander Korda. Stars Paulette Goddard, Michael Wilding & Diana Wynyard. A prominent politician is blackmailed after he begins preparing to expose a financial scandal. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 11:05 Nicholas Nickleby 1947. Drama. Director: Alberto Cavalcanti. Stars Cedric Hardwicke, Derek Bond, Stanley Holloway. Robbed of his inheritance, Nicholas is forced to seek his fortune as a travelling entertainer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 13:15 Chase a Crooked Shadow 1958. Thriller. Director: Michael Anderson. Stars Anne Baxter, Richard Todd, Herbert Lom & Faith Brook. At Kimberley's villa, a stranger shows-up & claims he is her brother who she thought to be dead. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 15:00 Look At Life 1959. A look into the going on's, the experiences and the atmosphere at the races on Derby Day at Epsom Downs.
Fri 04 Feb 15:10 Blind Date 1959. Thriller. Directed by Joseph Losey. Starring Stanley Baker & Micheline Presle. The mistress of a struggling artist is killed and inspector Morgan (Stanley Baker) investigates a complex case. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 17:00 Upstairs Downstairs The Understudy. 1975. Stars Gordon Jackson, David Langton & Simon Williams. On the evening of an important dinner party, Hudson suffers a heart attack, leading to talk about replacements.
Fri 04 Feb 18:00 Keep on Burning The Story of Northern Soul. Documentary. Directed by Alan Byron. Stars Marc Almond, Tony Blackburn. A look at the world's most enduring underground music movement. Includes interviews with key DJ's.
Fri 04 Feb 20:00 Outer Limits The Sixth Finger. 1963. Stars David McCallum, Jill Haworth & Edward Mulhare. A scientist discovers how to accelerate human evolution and experiments on a miner, who becomes gifted but at a cost! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 04 Feb 23:00 The Bloody Judge 1970. Horror. Directed by Jesús Franco. Stars Christopher Lee, Maria Schell & Leo Genn. A group of rebels join forces to bring down a corrupt judge who condemns women as witches to further his needs. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 03:00 Love and War Ann Burton reveals her upbringing in pre-war Austria as a member of the Hitler Youth Organisation and discusses her two marriages to two very different men. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 03:30 Red Line 7000 1965. Drama. Director: Howard Hawks. Stars: James Caan, Laura Devon, Gail Hire. The lives and passions of a stock car team are revealed against the turbulent backdrop of the professional racing world. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 05:40 Guernsey in the 1970s - Glimpses Charming 1970s travelogue of Guernsey. St Peters Port and a tour of the island with commentary. Great shots of a typical 1970s holiday on a very special island.
Sat 05 Feb 06:00 Incident in Shanghai 1938. Drama. An unhappy wife of the head of The Red Cross in Shanghai falls for a pilot (Patrick Barr). The pilot is wounded and the husband must operate.
Sat 05 Feb 07:20 Flight to Mars 1951. 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.
Sat 05 Feb 08:50 IWM: Orace (1944) 1944. Short 'Careless Talk' film in the style of a silent comic melodrama, Second World War. Orace returns home on leave arriving on the back of a horse and cart with his glamorous fiance
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 05 Feb 09:00 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Way Station. 1957. Directed by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & James Doohan. The daughter of Mingo Chief Nocona is desired by two warring tribesmen. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 09:30 Young Eagles Fangs of Flame. Stars Bobby Cox and Jim Vance. Will the boys escape wake up and escape the cave? Will the escape this time? Johnson the dog just might save the day again! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 09:50 Blow Your Own Trumpet 1958. Family. Directed by Cecil Musk. Stars Michael Crawford, Peter Butterworth & Gillian Harrison. Two boys come up against each other when they both want to play the cornet in a local brass band. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 10:40 County Hospital 1932. Comedy. Director: James Parrott. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Billy Gilbert & Dorothy Layton. Laurel and Hardy bring their antics to the hospital when Ollie is bed-ridden with a broken leg. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 11:00 The Barnstormers Old Alexander's Treasure. 1964. Stars Peter Hempson, Nora Nicholson & Dennis Waterman. The Barnstormers plan for the future with their new producer after reviewing their theatrical achievements. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 11:30 Champion The Wonderhorse Medicine Man Mystery. 1955. Stars Champion, Barry Curtis, & Jim Bannon. Sandy investigates Ricky's wild tale of a medicine show operator who hides a small boy. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 12:00 The Night My Number Came Up 1955. Mystery. Directed by Leslie Norman and starring Michael Redgrave, Sheila Sim, Denholm Elliott and Alexander Knox. A military aircraft's fate may or may not depend on a prophetic nightmare. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 14:00 Scarlet Blade 1963. Drama. Director: John Gilling. Stars Lionel Jeffries, Oliver Reed, Jack Hedley. In 1648, during the English Civil War, Captain Sylvester switches sides between the Parliamentary and Royal camp. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 15:40 The Blind Goddess 1948. Drama. Director: Harold French. Starring: Eric Portman, Anne Crawford and Hugh Williams. Derek Waterhouse visits the Prime Minister to accuse Brasted of stealing money from the postwar fund.
Sat 05 Feb 17:25 Love and War John Holloway, a boy soldier in World War II and the war against communists, returned home as a changed man. But it didn't change his love for Joan, we look at the story of John's 60 year marriage. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 17:55 Guadalcanal Diary 1943. War. Directed by Lewis Seiler. Stars Preston Foster, Lloyd Nolan & William Bendix. A focus on the personal lives of those involved in the task force bound for Guadalcanal during WWII. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 19:45 Look At Life August 1959. A look at the modern phenomenon of the well-equipped motor coach, with a view of Life from the back of a coach with a tour of Blackpool and Italy with young Eric.
Sat 05 Feb 20:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 21:00 Hobson's Choice 1954. Drama. Director: David Lean. Stars: Charles Laughton, John Mills & Brenda de Banzie. Henry Hobson's three daughters want to marry, but he refuses as traditions require him to pay out settlements. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 05 Feb 23:10 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 very different sketches. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 01:15 Turn The Key Softly 1953. Drama. Director: Jack Lee. Stars Yvonne Mitchell, Joan Collins, Kathleen Harrison. Three women are released from Holloway prison on the same morning into the bustle of post-war London
Sun 06 Feb 02:50 The Big Lift 1950. 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)
Sun 06 Feb 05:15 IWM: Wales - Green Mountain, Black Mountain (1942) 1942. An impressionistic film of Wales as a country of contrasts, with commentary written by Dylan Thomas and music by William Alwyn, Second World War. Directed by John Eldridge.
Sun 06 Feb 05:30 Honey West 1965. King Of The Mountain. Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. Honey goes undercover as a nurse.
Sun 06 Feb 06:00 Theirs Is The Glory 1946. War. Director: Brian Desmond Hurst. The story of the armies' heroic struggle to hold the vital Arnheim Bridge during World War II. Over 200 veterans took part, although no credits appear. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 07:40 Loyal Heart 1946. Drama. Director: Oswald Mitchell. Stars: Percy Marmont, Harry Welchman & Patricia Marmont. A sheep dog refuses to be taken from his master in exchange for a debt. Based on the E. Lewis novel.
Sun 06 Feb 09:15 The Silver Fleet 1943. War. Directors: Vernon Sewell & Gordon Wellesley. Stars Ralph Richardson, Googie Withers & Esmond Knight. The Gestapo, anxious for operational submarines, meet with the owner of a Dutch port. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 11:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 12:35 Dreamboat 1952. Comedy. Directed by Claude Binyon. Stars Ginger Rogers, Clifton Webb, Anne Francis & Jeffrey Hunter. A college professor career is threatened by his previous life as a movie star.
Sun 06 Feb 14:20 Derek Fowlds- A Part Well Played Derek Fowlds, best known for his iconic TV roles in Yes Minister and Heartbeat, looks back on his 60-year career and recalls many of the famous names and productions that he's been associated with.
Sun 06 Feb 15:00 Mister 880 1950. Romantic Comedy. Directed by Edmund Goulding. Stars Burt Lancaster, Edmund Gwenn & Dorothy McGuire. An agent investigates a counterfeiter whose case has been open for ten years. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 16:50 Look At Life 1959. A look into London's street markets, who are suffering to compete with today's modern supermarkets and their convenience.
Sun 06 Feb 17:00 The Footage Detectives This week, Mike and Noel take a look at a travelogue reel and a 50s hair care short. After a startling discovery, they chat with Dinah Kaye's great niece and another footage detective, Kevin Geddes. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 18:00 Upstairs Downstairs Alberto. 1975. Stars Simon Williams, Joan Benham & Angela Baddeley. An unhappy Frederick considers making changes for the future after feeling that his talents are wasted in the Bellamy household.
Sun 06 Feb 19:00 Fallen Angel 1945. Thriller. Director: Otto Preminger. Starring: Dana Andrews, Charles Bickford and Bruce Cabot. A slick con man arrives in town to make some money, but soon gets more than he bargained for. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 21:00 Secret Army Trapped. 1978. Stars Angela Richards, Bernard Hepton & Clifford Rose. Monique takes a trip to France, whilst there she is injured. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 06 Feb 22:05 A Private Function 1984. Comedy. Director Malcolm Mowbray. Stars Michael Palin, Maggie Smith & Denholm Elliott. Food rationing remains in 1947 Britain, but a small town hosts a party with an illegal pig as the main dish. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)

February 7th to February 13th


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TPTV Schedule February 7th to February 13th

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 07 Feb 00:00 Nijinsky 1980. Biography. Directed by Herbert Ross. Stars Alan Bates, George de la Peña & Ronald Pickup. Based on Vaslav Nijinsky diaries this film follows his later life and career. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 02:30 Little Fauss and Big Halsy 1970. 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 AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 04:30 Old Mother Riley In Paris 1938. Comedy. Kitty (Kitty McShane) is engaged to Joe, who is in Paris. Old Mother Riley goes to Paris to keep an eye on Joe (Arthur Lucan). (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 06:00 The Second Mr. Bush 1940. Comedy. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Wallace Evennett, Evelyn Roberts & Kay Walsh. A writer poses as a shy butterfly hunter who has a fortune and is hounded by reporters.
Mon 07 Feb 07:05 Talking Pictures TV with Tom Owen, son of Bill Owen Exclusive interview with Tom Owen, son of Bill. Both have appeared in Last of the Summer Wine. Here he reminisces about his father and their acting careers.
Mon 07 Feb 07:35 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 09:00 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.
Mon 07 Feb 09:30 Band Waggon 1940. Comedy. Director: Marcel Varnel. Stars: Arthur Askey, Richard Murdoch & Jack Hylton and his Band. Would-be comedians set up a pirate radio station in a castle, unaware that its a Nazi spy base.
Mon 07 Feb 11:05 End of the Line 1957. Directed by Charles Saunders. Starring Alan Baxter, Barbara Shelley & Jennifer Jayne. Given a fake alibi Mike robs a 'fence' of stolen jewels. The fence is found dead and Mike is blackmailed. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 12:25 No Trace 1950. Drama. Directed by John Gilling. Writer Robert Southley finds his lifestyle threatened by blackmail from a former American criminal associate. Stars Hugh Sinclair, Dinah Sheridan & John Laurie. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 14:00 Rooms Arthur & Rowena P1. 1975. Stars Sylvia Kay, Bryan Marshall, Ian Redford & Celia Quicke. Arthur is new to the big smoke and Rowena reluctantly takes him under her wing.
Mon 07 Feb 14:30 Rooms Arthur & Rowena P2. 1975. Stars Sylvia Kay, Bryan Marshall, Ian Redford & Celia Quicke. It becomes clear that Rowena, once full of hope, has fallen victim to the pressures of London life.
Mon 07 Feb 15:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 17:15 The Private Life Of Oliver the Eighth ... Eighth. 1934. Comedy. Director: Lloyd French. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Jack Barty & Mae Busch. Laurel and Hardy both reply to a wealthy widow's newspaper ad searching for a new husband. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 17:50 The Footage Detectives This week Noel and Mike look at letters about the Croydon Airport short and are joined by a special guest - Raymond Francis' daughter! Also, with a look at three pieces of a No Hiding Place jigsaw. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 18:50 No Hiding Place - Jigsaw The Missing No Hiding Place Jigsaw! Cool Million, Thirty Seconds From Now and Third Party Risk. Help us sort the puzzles! Contact us if you have missing pieces! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 07 Feb 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 07 Feb 21:00 The Outsiders 1983. Coming of Age Drama. Directed by Francis Ford Coppola. Stars C. Thomas Howell, Matt Dillon, Ralph Macchio & Patrick Swayze. A story of rivalry and hardship between two gangs of young men.
Mon 07 Feb 22:55 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.
Tue 08 Feb 00:45 Deadfall 1968. Drama. Director: Bryan Forbes. Stars Michael Caine, Giovanna Ralli, Eric Portman & Nanette Newman. A Cat Burglar checks himself into a Spanish sanatorium for alcoholics under a false pretence. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 03:15 White Cargo 1973. Comedy. Day-dreamer, Albert (David Jason) has hopes of being a superhero and saving the girls. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 04:45 Berth 24 1950. Director: J.B Holmes. With William Devlin and Richard Huson. First production of the new British Transport Film Unit. In the Hull Docks, the steamer S.S. Bravo arrives from Gothenburg with cargo
Tue 08 Feb 05:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot Witches Brew. 1957. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. A woman with mystical powers convinces King Bors she is working evil. Merlin is enlisted against these powers.
Tue 08 Feb 06:00 Delayed Action 1954. Thriller. Directed by John Harlow. Stars Robert Ayres, June Thorburn, Alan Wheatley & Bruce Seton. Two criminals do a deal with an unstable man, who will confess to their crimes before he dies.
Tue 08 Feb 07:10 Talking Pictures TV with Craig Douglas An exclusive interview with Craig Douglas, a popular singer in the late 50s early 60s who also appeared in the 1962 film 'It's Trad, Dad!' with Helen Shapiro.
Tue 08 Feb 07:45 Children Galore 1954. Comedy. Director: Terence Fisher. Stars: Eddie Byrne, June Thorburn and Betty Ann Davies. A village squire offers to give away a cottage to a deserving family with the most grandchildren.
Tue 08 Feb 09:00 Stagecoach West The Unwanted. Western starring Wayne Rogers, Richard Eyer & Robert Bray. After killing a man in self defense, his widow forces their young daughter into Luke's care. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 10:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 11:30 A Touch of Larceny 1959. 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.
Tue 08 Feb 13:30 Teacher's Pet 1958. Comedy. Director: George Seaton. Stars: Clark Gable, Doris Day, Gig Young and Mamie Van Doren. A city editor finds himself attracted to a college lecturer and ends up in her class as a student. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 15:50 No, My Darling Daughter 1961. Comedy. Director: Ralph Thomas. Stars: Michael Redgrave, Michael Craig & Juliet Mills. The daughter of a wealthy international industrialist runs away with a playboy millionaire. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 17:50 Look At Life 1960. A look at the sentries at Buckingham Palace and how they still remain efficient soldiers.
Tue 08 Feb 18:00 Dial 999 Gun Rule. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, John Witty & Peter Illing. Maguire asks for his men to be armed whilst investigating an attempted murder, but his request is denied. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 18:30 Gelignite Gang 1955. Directed by Terence Fisher and starring Wayne Morris, Sandra Dorne and Patrick Holt. Set in London's Soho, a gang of ruthless safecrackers plan their next robbery. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 20:00 The Human Jungle Wild Goose Chase. 1965. Stars Herbert Lom. A teenager dreams up a detailed account of a non-existent attack upon herself for the police. Guest stars Francesca Annis and Faith Brook. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 21:00 The Ghost & Mrs Muir 1947. Drama. Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Starring Rex Harrison, Gene Tierney and George Sanders. Mrs Muir discovers that her holiday cottage is haunted by a previous owner. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 08 Feb 23:05 Come Back, Little Sheba 1952. Drama. Director: Daniel Mann. Stars: Burt Lancaster, Shirley Booth & Terry Moore. A loveless marriage is rocked when a young woman rents a room in the couple's house. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 01:00 Man Hunt 1941. Thriller. Director: Fritz Lang. Stars: Walter Pidgeon, Joan Bennett & George Sanders. A hunter finds the vacation residence of Adolf Hitler but is prevented from assassinating him. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 03:00 Man In The Attic 1953. Thriller. Director: Hugo Fregonese. Stars Jack Palance, Constance Smith & Byron Palmer. A Landlady begins to suspect her new tenant is Jack the Ripper when a self-described pathologist moves in. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 04:40 Allcocks Fishing Equipment Made in the 50s as a promotional film but now a snapshot of history which includes a tour of the factory in Redditch and shows the making of a Nevison Bait.
Wed 09 Feb 05:00 Dante Hunter With A Badge. 1960. Stars Howard Duff, Alan Mowbray & Tom D'Andrea. Dante has put his past behind him but no one believes that he is truly finished with the underworld.
Wed 09 Feb 05:30 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Shoeless Engineer. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson encounter an injured man carrying an unconscious young woman. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 06:00 Distant 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)
Wed 09 Feb 07:15 Don't Ever Leave Me 1949. 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.
Wed 09 Feb 09:00 Together 1981. Stars Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Brian Jameson, Wally Thomas, Annie Leake. No news from Charlene since she left and she's not the only one 'missing'.
Wed 09 Feb 09:30 Enemy At The Door Jerry Bag. 1978. Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall & Emily Richard. On her father's death, Betty Ridge gets work as a cleaner for the Germans, meeting young soldier Erich. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 10:30 Do You Know This Voice? 1964. Drama. Directed by Frank Nesbitt. Stars Dan Duryea, Isa Miranda, Gwen Watford & Peter Madden. In this great murder mystery, the only clue to the killer's identity is his shoes! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 12:10 Lady Of Deceit 1947. Crime Drama. A calculating divorcee risks all by getting involved with a hot-headed murderer. Stars Claire Trevor and Lawrence Tierney. Directed by Robert Wise. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 14:00 Secret Army Lucky Piece. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Michael Culver & Valentine Dyall. Lifeline is gifted with the appearance of a special agent and a wounded Polish engineer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 15:05 Count of Monte Cristo 1975. Drama. Director: David Green. Stars Richard Chamberlain, Donald Pleasence, Louis Jourdan. A Seafarer successfully docks the ship only to find himself framed for the murder of its captain. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 17:10 No Hiding Place - Dead Ringer 1961. Crime. Directed by Richard West. Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander & Peter Vaughan. A newly discovered episode. Tough case surrounding a clever horse racing 'ringer'. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 18:00 For the Love of Ada Housekeeping. Stars: Wilfred Pickles, Irene Handl & Jack Smethurst. Walter creates trouble and is almost arrested for shoplifting in Leslie's supermarket. (S3, E03)
Wed 09 Feb 18:30 Look At Life 1961. A look into the story of the male fashion world and how it is slowly moving toward gaiety and decoration.
Wed 09 Feb 18:50 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Never Back Losers. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Jack Hedley, Jacqueline Ellis & Patrick Magee. An insurance investigator tackles a vicious gambling ring.
Wed 09 Feb 20:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Old, Old Story. 1987. Stars Leo McKern, Marion Mathie & Peter Blythe. Rumpole stays with Erskine-Browns and finds that Portia is prosecuting one of his clients.
Wed 09 Feb 21:05 A Song For Europe 1985. Drama. Director: John Goldschmidt. Stars: David Suchet, Maria Schneider & Reinhard Glemintz. Steven Dyer, an executive working for a multinational drugs company, decides to report his employer. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 09 Feb 23:10 Backfire 1987. Thriller. Directed by Gilbert Cates. Stars Karen Allen, Keith Carradine & Dean Paul Martin. A murderous love triangle forms between an affluent Vietnam War veteran, his wife and another man.
Thu 10 Feb 01:00 Portrait From Life 1948. Drama. Director: by Terence Fisher. Stars: Mai Zetterling, Robert Beatty, Guy Rolfe, Herbert Lom. An Army Major attempts to find a girl after seeing her portrait in a London art gallery. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 02:45 Rough Cut 1980. Comedy. Directed by Don Siegel & Peter R Hunt. Stars Burt Reynolds, Lesley-Anne Down, David Niven. Two sophisticated jewel thieves join forces to steal $30 million in uncut jewels. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 05:00 No Hiding Place - Music For Murder 1965. 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)
Thu 10 Feb 06:00 They Met in the Dark 1943. Mystery. Director: Karel Lamac. Stars: James Mason, Joyce Howard, Tom Walls. During WW2, a Royal Navy Commander stumbles upon a murdered woman and discovers a network of Nazi spies
Thu 10 Feb 07:50 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 09:30 Noose 1948. Crime drama starring Derek Farr, Carole Landis and Stanley Holloway. Sugiani, a black-market racketeer (Joseph Calleia), is amassing a fortune until reporter Linda Medbury (Landis), is on to him. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 11:20 On The Double 1961. Comedy. Director: Melville Shavelson. Stars: Danny Kaye, Dana Wynter, Margaret Rutherford & Wilfrid Hyde-White. An American soldier impersonates an English general in order to confuse the Nazis. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 13:10 No Room at the Inn 1948. 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.
Thu 10 Feb 14:50 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 16:35 An Inspector Calls 1954. Crime. Director: Guy Hamilton. Stars: Alastair Sim, Olga Lindo, Eileen Moore. The Birling family are rich, and complacent. It is 1912, and the impending war has yet to fall across their lives. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 18:10 In The Doghouse 1961. Comedy. Director: Darcy Conyers. Stars: Leslie Phillips, Peggy Cummins, Hattie Jacques. A newly qualified vet with a heart of gold takes over an old practice and becomes rivals with another vet
Thu 10 Feb 20:00 Justice Nobody's That Good. 1973. Stars Margaret Lockwood, Philip Stone & John Stone. The son of a barristers' clerk is ready to start in the office but is arrested for partaking in a mugging.
Thu 10 Feb 21:00 Lady In Cement 1968. Action. Director Gordon Douglas. Stars: Frank Sinatra, Raquel Welch & Richard Conte. A private detective is hired by a small town hood to find his missing girlfriend. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 10 Feb 22:50 The Seventh Veil 1945. Oscar Winning Drama. Director: Compton Bennett. Stars James Mason, Ann Todd & Herbert Lom. A celebrated pianist attempts to end her life; to a psychiatrist, she reveals what drove her to it. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 00:40 Blowing Wild 1953. 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.
Fri 11 Feb 02:25 Islands In The Stream 1977. Drama. Director: Franklin J. Schaffner. Stars: George C. Scott, David Hemmings & Gilbert Roland. Ernest Hemingway's most powerful themes are captured in this adaptation of 'Papa,' his novel. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 04:30 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 05:00 Burke's Law Who Killed Super Sleuth? 1964. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Four world renowned cops and a US private eye become suspect in another sleuth's murder.
Fri 11 Feb 06:00 The Rogues Run For The Money. 1965. Gig Young, David Niven and Charles Boyer are The Rogues, members of two related families of international forgers and conmen.
Fri 11 Feb 06:55 The Country Girl 1955. Musical Drama. Director: George Seaton. Stars: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, William Holden. An alcoholic actor struggles to resurrect his career. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 09:00 Spring Meeting 1941. Comedy. Directed by Norman Lee & Walter C. Mycroft. Stars Enid Stamp-Taylor, Michael Wilding, Basil Sydney & Margaret Rutherford. An adventuress seeks financial and romantic success in a manor. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 10:50 Fanny By Gaslight 1944. Drama. Director: Anthony Asquith. Stars: Phyllis Calvert, James Mason & Wilfrid Lawson. Fanny is forced to overcome terrible family problems before discovering her true identity and true love. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 13:00 Monkey Business 1952. Comedy. Directed by Howard Hawks. Stars Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers & Marilyn Monroe. A chemist's life is turned upside down after his fountain of youth potion is found by a chimpanzee. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 14:50 Love Story 1944. Romance. Director: Leslie Arliss. Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Stewart Granger, Patricia Roc. Knowing that she suffers from a heart condition, Margaret has one last fling with an RAF pilot. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 17:00 Upstairs Downstairs Alberto. 1975. Stars Simon Williams, Joan Benham & Angela Baddeley. An unhappy Frederick considers making changes for the future after feeling that his talents are wasted in the Bellamy household.
Fri 11 Feb 18:00 Look At Life 1961. A behind the scenes look at the record industry, featuring Helen Shapiro, with glimpses of the finished disc and how they are produced.
Fri 11 Feb 18:20 British Rock 1980. Documentary. Directed by Wolfgang Büld. Stars Mick Avory, Mike Barson & Mark Bedford. A look at Britain's explosive music scene in the late 70's, with live performances and exclusive interviews. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 20:00 Outer Limits The Man Who Was Never Born. 1963. Stars Martin Landau, Shirley Knight & John Considine. A time traveller must go back in time to stop the birth of a scientist whose invention creates human mutants. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro welcomes you to The Cellar Club for another evening packed with horror and drama! The first offering for the night is The Pit and the Pendulum, a 1961 horror set in the 16th century.
Fri 11 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 11 Feb 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.
Fri 11 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 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.
Sat 12 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 02:10 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro rounds off the evening with a peek at the films for next week.
Sat 12 Feb 02:15 Another Time, Another Place 1958. Drama. Directed by Lewis Allen. Stars: Lana Turner, Barry Sullivan, Glynis Johns & Sean Connery. A beautiful New York newspaper woman falls in love with a married BBC war correspondent. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 04:05 Look At Life 1957. Drama. Directed by Michael McCarthy. Starring Anton Diffring & Christopher Lee. Survivors of a WW2 resistance group meet at a country house to find out which of them had betrayed their leader. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 04:20 The Traitor 1962. A Look into a leisurely journey through London along the Thames.
Sat 12 Feb 06:00 Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo 1938. Thriller. Director: Eugene Forde. Starring: Warner Oland, Luke Key, George Davis & Virginia Field. Detective Chan solves two casino murders while on vacation in Monaco.
Sat 12 Feb 07:30 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 12 Feb 09:00 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans The Brute. 1957. Director by Sam Newfield. Stars John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Bill Walker. Tim is made to believe he killed someone and when he flees he becomes an easy scapegoat. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 09:30 Young Eagles 1934.Tropic Fury. Stars: Bobby Cox and Jim Vance. The boys trek deeper into the jungle but there's a heavy tropical storm. Should they stay on the tree when lightening is around them? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 09:50 The Clue of the Missing Ape 1953. Family. Directed by James Hill. Stars Nati Banda, Roy Savage & George Cole. In Gibraltar, two youngsters team up to help stop crooks who have a sinister plan in place. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 11:05 Badger's Bend 1963. Stars Gay Emma, Malcolm Patton & James Ward. Tim Corden moves to the countryside, with a newly discovered interest in animals, he sets himself up an animal hospital. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 11:30 Champion The Wonderhorse Lost River. 1955. Stars Champion, Barry Curtis, & Jim Bannon. Champion searches for a waterhole for his herd of wild horses in the midst of the worst drought in 20 years. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 12:00 Hurricane Smith 1952. Adventure. Director: Jerry-Hopper. Stars Yvonne de Carlo, John Ireland, James Craig. Pirates find themselves beached on a deserted island, they steal a vessel and set sail for Australia.
Sat 12 Feb 13:45 Arsenal Stadium Mystery 1939. Mystery. Directed by Thorold Dickinson. Stars Leslie Banks, Greta Gynt, Ian McLean. Poison, death and mystery set at the Arsenal Stadium. Detective Inspector Slade is called to solve the crime. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 15:25 Vendetta For The Saint 1969. Action. Director: Jim O'Connolly. Stars Roger Moore, Aimi MacDonald, Ian Hendry & Rosemary Dexter. Set in Naples, an elegant thief is outraged after witnessing the murder of a British banker.
Sat 12 Feb 17:20 Khartoum 1966. Drama. Directed by Basil Dearden. Stars Charlton Heston, Laurence Olivier & Richard Johnson. British General Charles Gordon defends Khartoum against an invading army led by a religious fanatic.
Sat 12 Feb 20:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 12 Feb 21:00 Juggernaut (1974) 1974. Drama. Directed by Richard Lester. Stars Richard Harris, Omar Sharif & David Hemmings. A blackmailer demands a huge ransom in exchange for information on how to disarm bombs hidden on a ship.
Sat 12 Feb 23:10 Ladyhawke 1985. Action. Director: Richard Donner. Stars: Matthew Broderick, Rutger Hauer & Leo McKern. In medieval times, a youthful pickpocket befriends a strange knight who is on a mysterious quest.
Sun 13 Feb 01:40 The Soldier 1982. Thriller. Director: James Glickenhaus. Stars Ken Wahl, Alberta Watson & Jeremiah Sullivan. Terrorists threaten to destroy half the world's oil supplies. The CIA sends 'The Soldier' to stop them. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 03:20 Viva Max 1969. Comedy. Director: Jerry Paris. Stars Peter Ustinov & Pamela Tiffin. A Mexican General tells his troops they are on their way to an American March - then leads border to recapture Alamo. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 05:20 Look At Life 1961. A look into the new industrial revolution in Lancashire; from 1950, more than 55 cotton mills were converted for light industries. This film examines the change for Lancashire's workers.
Sun 13 Feb 05:30 Honey West 1965. It's Earlier Than You Think. Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. A dying man gives Honey a cryptic message.
Sun 13 Feb 06:00 The Secret Place 1957. Crime. Director: Clive Donner. Stars: Belinda Lee, Ronald Lewis, Michael Brooke. A gang plan and perform a daring diamond robbery. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 08:00 Hangar 18 1980. Action. Directed by James L. Conway. Stars Darren McGavin, Robert Vaughn, Gary Collins, James Hampton. Astronauts and a NASA scientist expose a White House cover-up of an occupied UFO.
Sun 13 Feb 10:00 Trouble in Store 1953. Comedy. Director John Paddy Carstairs and stars Norman Wisdom, Moira Lister, Margaret Rutherford. The escapades of an employee of a London store, who has ambitions to become a window-dresser.
Sun 13 Feb 11:45 Julia 1977. Drama. Director by Fred Zinnemann. Stars Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave & Meryl Streep. Lillian's life is turned upside down by Julia, her close childhood friend, who asks her to smuggle money. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 14:05 Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard 1939. Detective Drama. Directed by Fred Elles. Starring Mary Clare, Edward Lexy & Nigel Patrick. A woman detective sets about solving the murder of people who have all frequented the same medium. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 15:20 Mouse on the Moon 1963. Comedy. Director: Richard Lester. Stars Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody & Bernard Cribbins. A tiny country in need of money, convinces the US and the Soviets they're starting a space program.
Sun 13 Feb 17:00 The Footage Detectives This week, Mike and Noel welcome Jamie Muir, son of Frank Muir into the TPTV cinema and watch his old home movies. They take a look at the career of Peter Glaze and viewers letters from episode five. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 18:00 Upstairs Downstairs Will Ye No Come Back Again. 1975. Stars David Langton, Simon Williams & Lesley Anne-Down. The Bellamy's travel to Scotland for summer. They receive an unwelcome reception, which Hudson investigates.
Sun 13 Feb 19:00 Overland Pacific 1954. Drama. Directed by Fred F. Sears. Stars Jock Mahoney, Peggy Castle & William Bishop. A railroad investigator seeks out the motive behind constant Indian attacks on the railroad.
Sun 13 Feb 20:30 Love and War The Women's Land Army was formed to replace the men who fought in World War II. We learn about the life and loves of the former land girls who gather regularly for coffee in Seaford, Sussex. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 21:00 Secret Army Not According to Plan. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards & Juliet Hammond. Natalie, her new love Francois and a group of evaders, are passengers on a train in danger of being bombed. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 22:05 Inferno 1953. Drama. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Stars: Robert Ryan, Rhonda Fleming & William Lundigan. A tough business man is left to die with broken leg in the desert by his scheming wife and her lover. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 13 Feb 23:50 The Innocents 1961. Horror. Director: Jack Clayton. Stars Deborah Kerr, Michael Redgrave, Pamela Franklin & Peter Wyngarde. A Governess believes ghosts are causing the children's bizarre behaviour. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)

February 14th to February 20th


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TPTV Schedule February 14th to February 20th

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 14 Feb 01:50 Eyewitness (1981) 1981. Crime Drama. Director: Peter Yates. Stars William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver & Christopher Plummer. A cleaner who claims he witnessed a murder becomes involved with the reporter covering the story. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 03:55 Cloak Without Dagger 1956. Thriller. Director: Joseph Sterling. Stars Philip Friend, Mary Mackenzie & Leslie Dwyer. During WW2, a Major misses out on the capture of a spy. Years later, the truth is revealed. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 05:15 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 06:00 Laugh It Off 1940. Musical. Directed by John Baxter & Wallace Orton. Stars Tommy Trinder, Jean Colin & Anthony Hulme. As WWII begins, vaudeville entertainer Tommy Towers is called upon perform for the troops. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 07:35 Cinema Tax Must Go Made in 1958 we visit the ABC at Golders Green, The Ritz West Drayton, Ronald Shiner on set at Elstree Studios and we hear from Richard Todd, Tommy Steele, Jack Hawkins & Kenneth More about the tax.
Mon 14 Feb 07:45 Girdle of Gold 1952. Comedy directed by Montgomery Tully and filmed at Nettlefold. Starring Esmond Knight and Maudie Edwards. A husband hides a fortune in his wife's girdle, only for the girdle to go 'missing'. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 09:00 Together 1981. Stars Frances Cuka, Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Brian Jameson, Wally Thomas. Mrs Webber has a visit from her sister Marge who's come looking for Charlene.
Mon 14 Feb 09:30 Danger By My Side 1963. Crime. Stars Anthony Oliver, Maureen Connell, Bill Nagy. With the help of the Met police a girl tracks down the killers of her detective brother. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 10:45 Wedding Of Lilli Marlene 1953. War Time Drama. Lilli will not marry her love, an American reporter, until she becomes a star. Starring Lisa Daniely, Hugh McDermott and Sid James. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 12:30 Our Girl Friday 1953. 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)
Mon 14 Feb 14:00 Rooms Henry & Jean P1. 1975. Stars Ann Lynn, Michael Standing, Sheila White, Arthur Brough. Not every tenant sees eye to eye living at Mafeking Terrace, but Henry seems to have captured the heart of Jean.
Mon 14 Feb 14:30 Rooms Henry & Jean P2. 1975. Stars Ann Lynn, Michael Standing, Sheila White. Henry and Jean form a special bond as neighbours when Jean starts to teach Henry how to read.
Mon 14 Feb 15:00 The Black Orchid 1959. 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)
Mon 14 Feb 16:50 Look At Life 1959. Driving school tuition, including the innovative mock-up car, the junior driver course and the training of police drivers and London Bus drivers. Watch out for green Ford Cortinas!
Mon 14 Feb 17:00 The Footage Detectives Mike and Noel are joined by Ellen Macintosh, a star in No Hiding Place, Girl on Approval and Scales of Justice; they look at The Hidden Truth, Cause of Death and a reel of film of Cornwall in the 60s. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 18:00 The Big Chance 1957. Drama. Director Peter Graham Scott. Stars Adrienne Corri, William Russell & Ferdy Mayne. A travel agent trapped in a mundane job seizes his chance to escape - but is life on the run for him?
Mon 14 Feb 19:15 The Hidden Truth Sweets to the Sweet. 1964. Stars Alexander Knox, James Maxwell & Ruth Meyers. A newly discovered episode of the crime drama series focused on a team of forensic scientists seeking justice for clients. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 20:00 The Main Chance It Couldn't Happen Here. 1975. Director: Tony Wharrmby. Starring: John Stride Glynn Edwards & Sharon Maughan. David has to take on a man whose stock-in-trade is violence and intimidation.
Mon 14 Feb 21:00 I Was A Male War Bride 1949. War. Director Howard Hawks. Stars: Cary Grant, Ann Sheridan & Marion Marshall. After marrying an American lieutenant, a French captain attempts to find a way to accompany her back to the States. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 14 Feb 23:05 Age of Innocence 1978. Drama. David Warner, Honor Blackman & Lois Maxwell. Set in 1920s, a sleepy Canadian town is awoken by the arrival of a handsome but outspoken English teacher. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 01:00 The Firechasers 1971. Drama. Directed by Sidney Hayers. Stars Chad Everett, Anjanette Comer & Keith Barron. An insurance investigator must find out who is causing fires. He meets and falls in love with a reporter. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 03:05 The Strange Love of Martha Ivers 1946. Drama. Directed by Lewis Milestone. Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott & Kirk Douglas. The relationships formed in childhood by three friends lead to murder and obsessive love. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 05:20 Look At Life 1959. Made in the 60s. Narrated by Sidney James - a day in the life of a 'dusty' and an insight at the particular problems of refuse disposal.
Tue 15 Feb 05:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot Sir Crustabread. 1957. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. Sir Lancelot assumes a new name as King Arthur sends to him to help lady being forced into marriage.
Tue 15 Feb 06:00 Let George Do It 1940. Comedy. Directed by Marcel Varnel. Stars George Formby, Phyllis Calvert & Garry Marsh. A spy posing as a ukelele player dies while playing in Norway. George takes the dead man's place. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 07:40 Just For You 1964. Musical Comedy. Directors: Vincent Scarza and Douglas Hickox. Stars Peter Asher, The Applejacks, Freddie & The Dreamers. A hopeful rock and roll star tries to break into the business. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 09:00 Stagecoach West Fork in the Road. Western starring Wayne Rogers, Richard Eyer & Robert Bray. While on their regular stagecoach run Simon and Davey Kane pick up a man walking by the road in the middle of nowhere. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 10:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 11:35 The Devil and Miss Jones 1941. Comedy Drama. Directed by Sam Wood. Stars Jean Arthur, Robert Cummings, Charles Coburn. A millionaire masquerades as a sales-clerk to investigate employees in his store. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 13:20 The Yellow Balloon 1953. Drama. Director: J. Lee Thompson. Stars: Andrew Ray, Kenneth More, Kathleen Ryan. A young boy is blackmailed by a crook who saw him unwittingly lead his friend to fall from a building. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 14:55 Recoil 1953. Directed by John Gilling. Filmed at Alliance Studios, Twickenham. Stars Elizabeth Sellars, Kieron Moore. A jeweller's daughter seeks revenge on a gang that robbed and killed her father. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 16:30 The Limping Man 1953. Crime. Frank (Lloyd Bridges), an American, returns to England to see his war-time sweetheart (Moira Lister) but witnesses a shooting whilst leaving the plane. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 18:00 Dial 999 Heads or Tails. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, Richard Bebb & Raf De La Torre. Released from prison after serving eight years, Bill Weldon sets out to kill the three men who testified against him. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 18:30 In The Can 1961. A charming short film about canned foods, and the processes behind the scenes.
Tue 15 Feb 18:45 The Impersonator Mystery.1961. Director: Alfred Shaughnessy. Stars: John Crawford, Jane Griffiths & John Salew. In a small town a schoolmistress meets a sergeant from the U.S. air force base and they decide on a date.
Tue 15 Feb 20:00 The Human Jungle Enemy Outside. 1965. Stars Herbert Lom. Two men in the same hospital ward give Drs Corder and Davis a problem that trembles on the brink of catastrophe. Guest stars Tony Tanner. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 21:00 Juggernaut (1974) 1974. Drama. Directed by Richard Lester. Stars Richard Harris, Omar Sharif & David Hemmings. A blackmailer demands a huge ransom in exchange for information on how to disarm bombs hidden on a ship. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 15 Feb 23:10 Miranda 1948. Comedy. Director: Ken Annakin. Stars: Glynis Johns, Googie Withers, Margaret Rutherford. A light comedy about a beautiful and playful mermaid and her effect on Dr. Paul Martin. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 00:45 Look At Life 1959. A look into British Railways' technology, how its changing and the phasing-out of coal-powered steam with oil-powered and electrified trains.
Wed 16 Feb 01:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join Caroline Munro where she kicks off the Hammer Horror season; introducing Terence Fisher's horror film 'The Mummy' starring horror duo Peter Cushing and Sir Christopher Lee. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 01:05 The Mummy 1959. Horror. Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee & Yvonne Furneaux. A mummified priest is awakened by the opening of an Egyptian princess's sarcophagus. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 02:50 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join Caroline Munro at The Cellar Club for an introduction to the sci-fi horror 'The Amazing Transparent Man', the last film of leading lady Marguerite Chapman. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 02:55 The Amazing Transparent Man 1960. Sci-fi Horror. Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer. Stars Marguerite Chapman, Douglas Kennedy & James Griffith. A crazed scientist invents an invisibility formula, hoping to create an invisible army. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 04:05 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join Caroline Munro at The Cellar Club, this time introducing the rarely seen documentary drama 'How to Undress in Public without Undue Embarrassment'; a last feature directed by Compton Bennet. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 04:10 How To Undress in Public 1965. Comedy. Directed by Compton Bennett. Stars Fenella Fielding, Reginald Beckwith & Kenneth Connor. A comedic take on the different methods of undressing through the ages. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 05:10 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join actress Caroline Munro as she closes the night for The Cellar Club, giving a sneak peek for next week. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 05:15 IWM: Farnborough (1966) The film reviews many of the aircraft on display, including: Short Skyvan, Handley Page Herald, Wallis Autogyro WA 116, Vickers VC10, Beagle Husky, Beagle Mk II, Beagle Pup and more.
Wed 16 Feb 05:30 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Split Ticket. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. When O'Casey wins the lottery, they must find Albert before the ticket runs out. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 06:00 Up With the Lark 1943. Musical. Directed by Phil Brandon. Starring Ethel Revnell, Gracie West & Adrienne Fancey. Ethel and Gracie pursue a gang of robbers to their secret headquarters in the countryside. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 07:10 Neutral Port 1940. War. Director: Marcel Varnel. Stars Will Fyffe, Leslie Banks, Yvonne Arnaud. A crusty sea captain steals an enemy supply ship after his ship is sunk by a U-boat during World War II.
Wed 16 Feb 09:00 Together 1981. Stars Frances Cuka, Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Brian Jameson, Wally Thomas. All change at Rutherford Court as Martha plans to move out completely.
Wed 16 Feb 09:30 Enemy At The Door Treason. 1978. Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall, Joss Ackland & Emily Richard. General Von Wittke comes to Guernsey, ostensibly to write a report on the Occupation. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 10:30 Prelude To Fame 1950. Drama. Director: Fergus McDonell. Starring: Guy Rolfe, Kathleen Byron & Kathleen Ryan. A boy with extraordinary instinct for orchestration is tutored and kept away from his loved ones. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 12:15 The Lost Moment 1947. Drama. A publisher insinuates himself into the mansion of the centenarian lover of a renowned but long-dead poet in order to find his lost love letters. Starring Robert Cummings & Susan Hayward. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 14:00 Secret Army Trapped. 1978. Stars Angela Richards, Bernard Hepton & Clifford Rose. Monique takes a trip to France, whilst there she is injured. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 15:05 One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing 1942. War. Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger. Stars: Godfrey Tearle, Eric Portman & Googie Withers. When a British bomber is shot down, the crew connects with the local resistance. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 17:10 Berth 24 1950. Director: J.B Holmes. With William Devlin and Richard Huson. First production of the new British Transport Film Unit. In the Hull Docks, the steamer S.S. Bravo arrives from Gothenburg with cargo
Wed 16 Feb 18:00 For the Love of Ada The Eviction. Stars: Wilfred Pickles, Irene Handl & Jack Smethurst. Walter and Ada receive notice of eviction as the council intend to build a bypass where their house currently stands. (S3, E04)
Wed 16 Feb 18:30 Look At Life 1959. A look at the SOHO bohemian coffee bars of London in the 1950s. Visit the 2 I's and many more with not a cup of tea in sight!
Wed 16 Feb 18:50 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Sinister Man. 1961. Directed by Clive Donner. Stars John Bentley, Patrick Allen & John Glyn-Jones. Superintendent Wills investigates the theft of some mysterious oriental tablets.
Wed 16 Feb 20:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Blind Tasting. Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe. Rumpole defends criminal Hugh Timson for receiving a garage full of stolen wine.
Wed 16 Feb 21:05 Khartoum 1966. Drama. Directed by Basil Dearden. Stars Charlton Heston, Laurence Olivier & Richard Johnson. British General Charles Gordon defends Khartoum against an invading army led by a religious fanatic. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 16 Feb 23:45 Darling Lili 1970. Drama. Director: Blake Edwards. Stars: Julie Andrews, Rock Hudson & Lance Percival. Lili Smith is the singing sweetheart who the troops adore but is she really an enemy agent with a mission? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 02:30 Desire Under The Elms 1958. Drama. Director: Delbert Mann. Stars: Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Frank Overton & Burl Ives. A New England farmer finds a new wife, but his son is also attracted to her. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 04:45 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 06:00 Dual Alibi 1947. Drama. Directed by Alfred Travers. Stars Herbert Lom, Phyllis Dixey, Terence de Marney. Twin trapezists fall out over a lottery ticket and a worthless woman, but later extract a unique revenge. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 07:40 Going Ape! 1981. Comedy. Directed by Jeremy Joe Kronsberg. Stars Tony Danza, Jessica Walter & Danny DeVito. Max Sabatini dies, leaving three orangutans to his son, Foster, who must take care of them. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 09:30 The Steel Key 1953. Directed By Robert S. Baker and starring Terence Morgan, Joan Rice and Raymond Lovell. A professor working on a steel formula is murdered. Those after the formula will stop at nothing. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 10:50 The Girl From Manhattan 1948. Comedy. Director by Alfred E. Green. Stars Dorothy Lamour, George Montgomery & Charles Laughton. A model and a young reverend return to their hometown and to each other.
Thu 17 Feb 12:30 The Prince and The Pauper 1978. Drama. Director: Richard Fleischer. Stars Mark Lester, Ernest Borgnine, Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Rex Harrison. A Prince and a pauper find that they are identical and decide to trade places.
Thu 17 Feb 14:55 A Pair of Briefs 1962. Comedy. Directed by Ralph Thomas. Stars Michael Craig, James Robertson Justice, Liz Fraser, Ron Moody, Joan Sims. A new female barrister bonds with a male rebel in chambers.
Thu 17 Feb 16:45 Appointment with Venus 1951. War. Director: Ralph Thomas. Stars: David Niven, Glynis Johns & George Coulouris. During WWII, a British Major is tasked with rescuing a pedigree cow from a German-occupied Channel Island. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 18:30 Overland Pacific 1954. Drama. Directed by Fred F. Sears. Stars Jock Mahoney, Peggy Castle & William Bishop. A railroad investigator seeks out the motive behind constant Indian attacks on the railroad. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 20:00 Justice Covenant for Quiet Enjoyment. 1973. Stars Margaret Lockwood, Philip Stone & John Stone. Harriet attempts to secure an appeal for her clerk's son and protects a young couple from an unruly landlord.
Thu 17 Feb 21:00 Shatter 1974. Action Drama. Directed by Michael Carreras. Stars Stuart Whitman, Peter Cushing & Lung Ti. An international hitman is hiding out in Hong Kong after completing a contract on an African leader. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 17 Feb 22:45 All Coppers Are 1971. Drama. Director: Sidney Hayers. Starring: Martin Potter, Julia Foster, Nicky Henson, David Essex and Robin Askwith. A young policeman and a small-time crook are both involved with the same girl.
Fri 18 Feb 00:30 This Property is Condemned 1966. 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)
Fri 18 Feb 02:40 Escape Artist 1982. Drama. Directed by Caleb Deschanel. Stars Raul Julia, Griffin O'Neal & Teri Garr. Teenager Danny Masters aspires to become a great escape artist and follow in his late father's footsteps. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 04:30 One Step Beyond The Bride Possessed. 1959. Starring: Virginia Leith, Skip Homeier & Harry Townes. Matt Conroy is startled when on their honeymoon his wife Sally suddenly is a determined woman, who denies knowing him. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 05:00 Burke's Law Who Killed the Swinger on a Hook? 1964. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Amos is on a list of six names at the same time a developer is found dead.
Fri 18 Feb 06:00 She Knows Y'Know 1962. Comedy. Director: Montgomery Tully. Stars Hylda Baker, Cyril Smith, Joan Sanderson & Alfred Burke. A young girl's sudden pregnancy unfolds dramas between two families. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 07:30 Tom Brown's Schooldays (1940) 1940. Drama. Director: Robert Stevenson. Stars: Cedric Hardwicke, Freddie Bartholomew & Jimmy Lydon. The life of a Victorian school-boy at one of the most famous British public schools.
Fri 18 Feb 09:10 The Spanish Gardener 1956. Drama. Director: Philip Leacock. Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Jon Whiteley & Michael Hordern. A diplomat stationed in Spain is jealous of the friendship between his son and the gardener Jose.
Fri 18 Feb 11:10 Charade 1963. Drama. Stars Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn & Walter Matthau. Romance and suspense in Paris as a woman is pursued for her murdered husband's stolen fortune. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 13:30 Mouse on the Moon 1963. Comedy. Director: Richard Lester. Stars Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody & Bernard Cribbins. A tiny country in need of money, convinces the US and the Soviets they're starting a space program. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 15:10 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 17:00 Upstairs Downstairs Will Ye No Come Back Again. 1975. Stars David Langton, Simon Williams & Lesley Anne-Down. The Bellamy's travel to Scotland for summer. They receive an unwelcome reception, which Hudson investigates.
Fri 18 Feb 18:00 The Chairman 1969. Action. Director: J Lee Thompson. Stars Gregory Peck, Anne Heywood and Conrad Yama. A scientist goes to China to steal a formula for an experimental enzyme with enormous practical benefits. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 20:00 Outer Limits O.B.I.T. 1963. Stars Peter Breck, Jeff Corey & Joanna Gilbert. At a Defence Department research centre, scientists are under constant observation from the insidious O.B.I.T. surveillance device. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 18 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 01:25 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro The Great Flamarion is the final film to be introduced by Caroline Munro this evening. Caroline discusses the 1945 drama directed by Anthony Mann and starring Erich von Stroheim and Mary Beth Hughes. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 03:10 Murder, Inc. 1960. Crime. Directed by Burt Balaban & Stuart Rosenberg. Stars Stuart Whitman, May Britt & Peter Falk. Story about the rise and fall of a 1930’s Brooklyn crime syndicate known as Murder Incorporated. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 05:15 Look At Life August 1959. A look at the modern phenomenon of the well-equipped motor coach, with a view of Life from the back of a coach with a tour of Blackpool and Italy with young Eric.
Sat 19 Feb 05:30 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the Cunningham Heritage. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, H. Marion Crawford & Archie Duncan. Sherlock and Watson investigate a murder, with a young lady as the prime suspect. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 06:00 The Shipbuilders 1943. Drama. Director: John Baxter. Stars Clive Brook, Finlay Currie, Moira Lister & John Turnbull. Set in a Clyde dockyard, a millionaire shipbuilder & his best riveter symbolize British unity in WW2. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 07:35 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'. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 19 Feb 09:00 Hawkeye & the Last of the Mohicans Stubborn Pioneer. 1957. Directed by John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr & Leonard Ontkean. Carpenter foolishly travels into the wilderness to establish a new settlement called Carpenterville. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 09:30 Young Eagles 1934. Wings of Terror. Stars Bobby Cox and Jim Vance. McLean is found by an islander but will they try and save him? At last a plane is spotted overhead but will the pilot spot the boys? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 09:50 A Hitch in Time 1978. Family. Directed by Jan Darnley-Smith. Stars Michael McVey, Pheona McLellan & Patrick Troughton. On their way to school, two children discover a professor trapped inside his own time machine. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 11:00 Badger's Bend
Sat 19 Feb 11:30 Champion The Wonderhorse Renegade Stallion. 1955. Stars Champion, Barry Curtis, & Jim Bannon. An elderly prospector strikes gold but is killed by a pair of drifters before he can make a claim. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 12:00 Q Planes 1939. Drama. Director Tim Whelan. Stars Ralph Richardson, Laurence Olivier & Valerie Hobson. A British Secret Service Agent tries to discover who is using a secret weapon to steal experimental planes. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 13:35 Penny Paradise 1938. Comedy. Directed by Carol Reed. Stars Edmund Gwenn, Betty Driver & Jimmy O'Dea. A tugboat captain from Liverpool finds he's won a fortune, later discovering his friend forgot to post his coupon. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 15:05 The Chain 1984. Comedy. Directed by Jack Gold. Stars Maurice Denham, Nigel Hawthorne, Leo McKern, Judy Parfitt, Warren Mitchell & Bernard Hill. Seven households are caught in a chain on moving day.
Sat 19 Feb 17:00 Master of The World 1961. Adventure. Directed by William Witney. Stars Vincent Price, Charles Bronson & Henry Hull. In 1868, a scientist and his team become hostages of a fanatical pacifist with destructive plans. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 19:05 No Hiding Place - Dead Ringer 1961. Crime. Directed by Richard West. Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander & Peter Vaughan. A newly discovered episode. Tough case surrounding a clever horse racing 'ringer'. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 20:00 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 dependants, but he is later found shot in Sancerre. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 21:00 Kes 1969. Drama. Directed by Ken Loach. Stars David Bradley, Brian Glover & Freddie Fletcher. A young boy, who finds himself troubled by school and home life, tames and trains a kestrel falcon. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 19 Feb 23:15 The Missionary 1982. Comedy. Directed by Richard Loncraine. Stars Michael Palin, Maggie Smith & Trevor Howard. After returning to England from his missionary work, a reverend is given an unexpected assignment. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 01:00 Out of Season (1975) 1975. Drama. Directed by Alan Bridges. Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Susan George, Cliff Robertson. Ann and her daughter live in a hotel. When Joe arrives, all three are pulled into relationship.
Sun 20 Feb 02:45 The Great Smokey Roadblock 1977. Drama. Directed by John Leone. Stars: Henry Fonda, Eileen Brennan & Austin Pendleton. Ageing trucker named Elegant John Howard decides he and his truck Eleanor has one more good run in them.
Sun 20 Feb 04:50 A Yank Comes Back 1948. Documentary. Directed by Colin Dean. Stars Burgess Meredith, Elwyn Brook-Jones & Richard George. Short film looking at life in early post-war Britain, including a cameo from Paulette Goddard.
Sun 20 Feb 05:30 Honey West 1965. The Perfect Un-Crime. Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. An embezzler hires Honey and Sam to return the money he stole.
Sun 20 Feb 06:00 Demobbed 1944. Comedy. Demobbed from the army, four troublesome soldiers are reunited with their old Sergeant. Starring Norman Evans, Nat Jackley and Dan Young. Directed by John E Blakely. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 07:50 The Flaw 1955. Crime directed by Terence Fisher. A racing driver (John Bentley) plans to murder his heiress wife (Rona Anderson). The lawyer (Donald Houston) discovers the plot. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 09:05 The Lost City 1997. Action. After surviving a helicopter crash in the uncharted South African wilderness, two young men, a girl and a renegade thief discover an ancient city unknown to civilization. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 11:00 Look At Life 1959. A look into London's street markets, who are suffering to compete with today's modern supermarkets and their convenience.
Sun 20 Feb 11:10 Three Hats for Lisa 1965. Musical Comedy. Directed by Sidney Hayers. Stars Joe Brown, Sophie Hardy & Sidney James. An international film star is whisked away on a visit to London by her number one fan and his friends. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 13:15 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 15:00 In The Can 1961. A charming short film about canned foods, and the processes behind the scenes.
Sun 20 Feb 15:15 Two Way Stretch 1960. Comedy. Directed by Robert Day. Stars Peter Sellers, David Lodge & Bernard Cribbins. Dodger Lane intends to break out of prison, steal a fortune in diamonds, and break back into prison. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 17:00 The Footage Detectives This week, Mike and Noel discover Larry the Lamb in toytown. They take a look at a 'Holiday On The Continent’ in the 50s/60s', your letters from Episode 6 and discuss the lost series Stars & Garters. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 18:00 Upstairs Downstairs Joke Over. 1975. Stars Lesley-Anne Down, Gordon Jackson & David Langton. After a reckless drive into the countryside, Georgina must appear at a coroner's request when a local is killed.
Sun 20 Feb 19:00 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 20 Feb 19:15 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 21:00 Secret Army Scorpion. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Gunner Moller & Michael Culver. Albert must rely upon an adversary to weed out a German infiltrator among the evaders. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 20 Feb 22:05 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)

February 21st to February 27th


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TPTV Schedule February 21st to February 27th

DATE TIME PROGRAMME SYNOPSIS
Mon 21 Feb 00:15 Power Play 1978. Directed by Martyn Burke. Stars Peter O'Toole, David Hemmings & Donald Pleasence. Angered and frustrated by corruption and repression, military officers decide to overthrow the current regime.
Mon 21 Feb 02:20 Prick Up Your Ears 1986.Drama. Director: Stephen Frears. Stars: Gary Oldman, Alfred Molina & Vanessa Redgrave. The life and tragic death of British playwright Joe Orton is chronicled in this biographical film.
Mon 21 Feb 04:25 Meet The Navy 1946. Comedy. Directed by Alfred Travers. Stars Lionel Murton, Margaret Hurst & John Pratt. From inside the Canadian Navy during WWII a troop of diverse performers gather to entertain their shipmates.
Mon 21 Feb 06:00 British Intelligence 1940. War. Directed by Terry Morse. Stars Boris Karloff, Margaret Lindsay, Bruce Lester & Leonard Mudie. Bennett's home is a hotbed for spies. But no one knows the identity of the German spymaster. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 07:15 Command Performance 1937. Stars Finlay Currie. A renowned stage singer leaves the theatre to become a gypsy after his voice weakens. Arthur Tracy (The Street Singer) and Lilli Palmer star in this romantic musical. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 09:00 Together 1981. Stars Christine Pollon, Kathleen Byron, John Burgess, Brian Jameson. Gina awaits a call from London on her last audition and Mrs Sutton takes her driving test.
Mon 21 Feb 09:30 The Secret Tunnel 1948. 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 10:35 The Sicilians 1964. Crime. Stars Robert Hutton, Reginald Marsh & Ursula Howells. An aide at the U.S. Embassy finds himself involved with Scotland Yard and the French police after a mafia boss' son is kidnapped. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 11:55 Master of The World 1961. Adventure. Directed by William Witney. Stars Vincent Price, Charles Bronson & Henry Hull. In 1868, a scientist and his team become hostages of a fanatical pacifist with destructive plans. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 14:00 Rooms Mike P1. 1975. Stars Glyn Owen, Ann Bell & Matthew Long. A night at Mafeking Terrace brings one couple a chance to re kindle a lost marriage until two old RAF chums bump into each other.
Mon 21 Feb 14:30 Rooms Mike P2. 1975. Stars Glyn Owen, Ann Bell & Matthew Long. Will it be a four bedroomed house? Will it be divorce? Will they ever see that £400 again? Will Mike be back for dinner again tonight?
Mon 21 Feb 15:00 The Net 1953. Thriller. Director Anthony Asquith. Stars James Donald, Phyllis Calvert, Robert Beatty, Herbert Lom. A scientist involved in a supersonic flight project risks his life in a dangerous experiment
Mon 21 Feb 16:45 Look At Life 1961. A look into the science of removals, following a family's move from Suffolk to Edinburgh.
Mon 21 Feb 17:00 The Footage Detectives Join Mike and Noel as they present; pre-WWII footage of Germany, a lost episode of a series teaching English abroad starring Hattie Jacques, footage of Radio Essex and there are few surprises too! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 18:00 Charlie Chan at the Circus 1936. Crime Drama. Directed by Harry Lachman. Stars Warner Oland, Keye Luke & George Brasno. Charlie Chan visits a circus with his family, arriving just in time to investigate a murder. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 19:25 Scales of Justice 1965. Personal and Confidential. Stars Edgar Lustgarten & Ellen McIntosh. Police investigating a suspicious death find a file marked 'Top Secret' in the victim's briefcase. (S1, E7)
Mon 21 Feb 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 21 Feb 21:00 Carry On Columbus 1992. Comedy. Directed by Gerald Thomas. Stars Jim Dale, Bernard Cribbins & Maureen Lipman. An alternative story about Christopher Columbus' journey to find a different route to the Far East. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Mon 21 Feb 22:45 Saturday Night Out 1964. Drama Directed by Robert Hartford-Davis. Stars Heather Sears, Bernard Lee & The Searchers. Sailors in port variously plan diversions for a Saturday night; but the reality is a bit different.
Tue 22 Feb 00:40 Two and Two Make Six 1962. Directed by Freddie Francis. Stars George Chakiris, Janette Scott & Alfred Lynch. A US airman based in the UK goes on the run after bring his commanding officer down, believing he killed him.
Tue 22 Feb 02:30 Wonderful Things! 1958. Romantic Comedy. Directed by Herbert Wilcox. Stars Frankie Vaughan, Jeremy Spenser & Jocelyn Lane. A musical about a young fisherman struggling to make enough money to marry his fiancée. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 04:15 Inner Sanctum 1948. Thriller. Director: Lew Landers. Stars Charles Russell, Mary Beth Hughes & Dale Belding. A man fleeing the police after having committed a murder hides out in a boarding house in a small town. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 05:30 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot Maid of Somerset. 1957. Stars William Russell, Cyril Smith & Ronald Leigh-Hunt. A girl ask for Sir Lancelot's help with the evil King Meliot who is selling the young men of Cheddar into slavery.
Tue 22 Feb 06:00 The Second Mr. Bush 1940. Comedy. Directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Stars Wallace Evennett, Evelyn Roberts & Kay Walsh. A writer poses as a shy butterfly hunter who has a fortune and is hounded by reporters.
Tue 22 Feb 07:10 Jack London 1943. Adventure. Directed by Alfred Santell. Stars Michael O'Shea, Susan Hayward and Virginia Mayo. Biopic of the thrill-seeking writer and his travels in the late 19th and early 20th Century. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 09:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 10:00 The Young Lovers 1954. Romantic Drama. Directed by Anthony Asquith. Stars Odile Versois, David Knight & David Kossoff. A London US Embassy man falls in love with the daughter of an Iron Curtain minister. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 12:00 Fun in Acapulco 1963. Musical. Director: Richard Thorpe. Stars: Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress & Paul Lukas. When the bratty daughter of an Acapulco boat owner gets Mike fired, a little boy helps him get a job. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 14:00 The Unsinkable Bette Davis 1963. Hosted by: Joseph Cotten. The professional and personal life of Bette Davis. Clips include footage of her trips to Europe and her films including Now Voyager and Jezebel.
Tue 22 Feb 14:25 Bus Stop 1956. Romantic Comedy. Directed by Joshua Logan. Stars Marilyn Monroe, Don Murray & Arthur O'Connell. A cowboy falls in love with a saloon singer and tries to take her with him to his Montana ranch. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 16:15 The Brass Monkey 1948. Comedy Thriller. Stars Carroll Levis, Carole Landis, Terry-Thomas & Herbert Lom. A radio personality tries to prevent a connoisseur of Buddhist artefacts from stealing the priceless Brass Monkey
Tue 22 Feb 18:00 Dial 999 Special Branch. 1958. Stars Robert Beatty, Martin Benson & Richard Bebb. A team of assassin's plan to kill an American atomic scientist on his arrival in London. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 18:30 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 20:00 The Human Jungle Heartbeats in a Tin Box. 1965. Stars Herbert Lom. The world of teacher Christine Box spins into chaos when distressing news is followed by violent behaviour. Guest stars Judith Stott. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 21:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Tue 22 Feb 23:20 Thunder In The City 1937. Comedy. Stars Edward G. Robinson, Nigel Bruce, Constance Collier & Ralph Richardson. A visiting American engages in a bold business promotion, the likes of which the British have never seen. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 01:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join Caroline Munro at The Cellar Club, introducing the classic Hammer production of 'The Horror of Dracula', directed by Terence Fisher, starring horror duo Peter Cushing and Sir Christopher Lee. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 01:05 Horror of Dracula 1958. Horror. Director Terence Fisher. Stars Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee & Melissa Stribling. After Dracula defeats a vampire slayer, he pursues his wife, provoking Van Helsing to hunt the villain. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 02:45 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Join Caroline Munro at The Cellar Club for some spine chilling fun. This time introducing the vengeful horror directed by Roger Corman - 'The Severed Arm'. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 02:50 Severed Arm 1973. Horror. Directed by Tom Alderman. Stars Deborah Walley, Paul Carr & David G. Cannon. Trapped in a cave, five men cut the arm off a companion to live, prompting the victim to seek revenge. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 04:35 Talking Pictures with Sally Geeson Sally Geeson was perfect for the role of the innocent girl-next-door in TV sitcoms such as Bless This House, in films and on the stage. Here she talks to us exclusively about her career.
Wed 23 Feb 05:30 Sherlock Holmes The Case of the French Interpreter. 1954. Starring: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford & Archie Duncan. When an interpreter says he was kidnapped and held hostage, Sherlock investigates further. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 06:00 The Turners of Prospect Road 1947. 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)
Wed 23 Feb 07:15 Life In Emergency Ward 10 1959. Drama. Based on the smash hit TV series about the daily life and the ups and downs of a hospital. Stars Michael Craig, Wilfred Hyde-White and Joan Sims. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 09:00 Talking Pictures Remembers Terence Fisher Caroline Munro talks exclusively to Tony Dalton, author and friend of Terence, about his life and career, celebrating his talent for making many of the greatest horror movies of all time. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 09:30 Enemy At The Door Pains And Penalties. 1978. Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall & Emily Richard. Dr. Martel arranges hospitalisation for frail old Mrs. Bree who, with her son Edward, are rent-free tenants of Peter. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 10:30 Doctor Syn 1937. Historical Drama. Directors: Maude T. Howell and Roy William Neill. Stars: George Arliss, John Loder and Margaret Lockwood. A Royal Navy tax inspector seeks liquor smugglers on Romney Marsh. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 12:05 Welcome to North Wales Made in the 50s/60s a trip all around North Wales, beautifully filmed with an eye for detail - wait till you see the fashions and cars!
Wed 23 Feb 12:25 Grand National Night 1953. Crime drama filmed at Nettlefold and a George Minter production. A horse-trainer kills his spiteful wife after a bitter fight and tries to cover up the murder. Starring Nigel Patrick. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 14:00 Secret Army Not According to Plan. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards & Juliet Hammond. Natalie, her new love Francois and a group of evaders, are passengers on a train in danger of being bombed. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 15:05 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.
Wed 23 Feb 15:30 Lifeboat 1944. Drama. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Stars Tallulah Bankhead, William Bendix & Walter Slezak. Survivors of a torpedo ship attack find themselves in the same boat with the man who sank them. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 17:25 Four Star Playhouse: That Woman 1956. Drama. Directed by Richard Kinon. Stars Ida Lupino, Peter Leeds & Dorothy Neumann. A young widow from the city, in denial her husband has died, moves to the farm of her brother in law's family. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 18:00 For the Love of Ada A Lunchtime Drink. Stars: Wilfred Pickles, Irene Handl & Jack Smethurst. Walter and Leslie sneak off to the pub for a Sunday drink, to Ruth and Ada's disapproval (S3, E05)
Wed 23 Feb 18:30 Look At Life 1961. A look into 'Spalding', which is known as Britain's Tulip Town. Showing Tulip farming in Spalding, Lincolnshire and scenes of the Flower Parade.
Wed 23 Feb 18:50 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Backfire. 1961. Directed by Paul Almond. Stars Alfred Burke, Zena Marshall, Oliver Johnston & Noel Treverthen. Everything points to prosperity in this luxurious factory! Or so it seems...
Wed 23 Feb 20:00 Rumpole of the Bailey Rumpole and the Official Secret. Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe. Rumpole defends an eccentric spinster accused of being a government whistleblower.
Wed 23 Feb 21:05 The French Connection 1971. Crime Drama. Directed by William Friedkin. Stars Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider & Fernando Rey. NYC narcotics officer 'Popeye' Doyle and his partner take on an international drug smuggling job. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Wed 23 Feb 23:10 Don't Talk To Strange Men 1962. Thriller. Christina Gregg, Cyril Raymond, Gillian Lind & Dandy Nichols star in this tense and suspenseful British thriller. A serial killer is at large in the British countryside.
Thu 24 Feb 00:35 The Secret of Dorian Gray 1970. Drama. Directed by Massimo Dallamano. Stars: Helmut Berger, Richard Todd, Herbert Lom. A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty eternally
Thu 24 Feb 02:35 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.
Thu 24 Feb 04:30 Police Dog 1955. Drama. Starring Joan Rice, Tim Turner & Sandra Dorne. When his colleague is shot dead by a burglar, PC Frank Mason vows for justice. After becoming a dog-handler, he finds a new partner. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 06:00 The Marked One 1963. Crime. Director: Francis Searle. Stars William Lucas, Zena Walker & Patrick Jordan. Criminals kidnap a man's daughter in order to obtain forgery plates which they believe to be in his possession. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 07:15 Your Local Council 1949 - Glimpses Short educational film made in 1949 explaining how the Parish council and Country council work together to ensure that a tree survives when a new pavilion is built!
Thu 24 Feb 07:30 Champion 1949. 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)
Thu 24 Feb 09:30 The Passing Stranger 1954. Drama. Directed by John Arnold. Stars Diane Cilento, Lee Patterson & Duncan Lamont. Diane Cilento runs a café in a small English town and is swept off her feet by a mysterious passing stranger. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 10:50 Look At Life 1960. Inside the control tower as ATC talk down an incoming Comet in fog, and the 'Blind Landing Experimental Unit' on a Vickers Viking.
Thu 24 Feb 11:10 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 12:30 Behind The Headlines 1956. Crime. Directed by Charles Saunders. Stars Paul Carpenter, Adrienne Corri, Hazel Court, Alfie Bass and Harry Fowler. A male and female journalist join forces to hunt down a murderer.
Thu 24 Feb 13:45 Johnny Frenchman 1945. Comedy. Directed by Charles Frend. Stars Françoise Rosay, Tom Walls & Patricia Roc. The long lasting rivalry between two sets of fisherman is reconsidered when war comes to their shores. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 15:50 Elizabeth of Ladymead 1949. Drama. Directed by: Herbert Wilcox. Stars: Anna Neagle, Hugh Williams & Michael Lawrence. Ladymead is the gracious Georgian mansion in which Elizabeth lives while her husband's fighting abroad. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 17:45 The Glass Mountain 1949. Drama. The 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 19:40 1960s Torquay - The Perfect Holiday Destination ... Holiday Destination. Narrated by Johnny Morris this charming travelogue shouts loudly and proudly of the wonders of Torquay in the 1960s as a holiday destination. Shot in Beautiful colour.
Thu 24 Feb 20:00 Justice Trespass to the Person. 1973. Stars Margaret Lockwood, Philip Stone & John Stone. Sir John’s political friend builds a gun trap after being burgled often. The trap injures a youth Harriet just helped.
Thu 24 Feb 21:00 Kes 1969. Drama. Directed by Ken Loach. Stars David Bradley, Brian Glover & Freddie Fletcher. A young boy, who finds himself troubled by school and home life, tames and trains a kestrel falcon. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Thu 24 Feb 23:15 Black Sunday 1977. Thriller. Directed by John Frankenheimer. Stars Robert Shaw, Bruce Dern & Bekim Fehmiu. A terror group try to blow up Goodyear blimp over the Super Bowl stadium with the US president attending. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 02:05 The Day of the Locust 1975. Drama. Director: John Schlesinger. Stars: Donald Sutherland, Karen Black, William Atherton & Burgess Meredith. In 1930s Hollywood, an introverted accountant watches as a society collapse. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 05:00 Burke's Law Who Killed Davidian Jones? 1964. Stars Gene Barry, Gary Conway & Regis Toomey. Millionaire Davidian Jonas is found attached to his boat. Amos investigates.
Fri 25 Feb 06:00 Turn of The Tide 1935. Drama. Director by Norman Walker. Stars John Garrick, Geraldine Fitzgerald & Moore Marriott. Two young lovers are caught in the rivalry of two families in a Yorkshire fishing village.
Fri 25 Feb 07:35 Subway in the Sky 1959. Drama. Directed by Muriel Box. Starring Hildegard Knef, Katherine Kath & Van Johnson. A military doctor is falsely accused of dealing illegal drugs. Can he prove his innocence? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 09:20 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 10:20 The Passionate Stranger 1957. Director: Muriel Box. Stars: Margaret Leighton, Carlo Giustini, Ralph Richardson & Patricia Dainton. A happily married writer of romantic fiction pens a book about an affair with a chauffeur. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 12:10 The Singer Not The Song 1961. Drama. Director: Roy Ward Baker. Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Mylene Demongeot, John Mills & Laurence Naismith. A bandit terrorises a Mexican village but an Irish priest is willing to stand up to him. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 14:50 Uncle Silas 1947. Mystery. Director Charles Frank. Starring Jean Simmons, Katina Paxinou & Derrick De Marney. After her father's death, a British heiress goes to live with her uncle who is scheming to murder her. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 17:00 Upstairs Downstairs Joke Over. 1975. Stars Lesley-Anne Down, Gordon Jackson & David Langton. After a reckless drive into the countryside, Georgina must appear at a coroner's request when a local is killed.
Fri 25 Feb 18:00 Eight O'Clock Walk (1954) 1954. Drama. Directed by: Lance Comfort Stars: Richard Attenborough, Cathy O'Donnell & Maurice Denham. A taxi-driver is accused of murdering an eight-year-old girl on a derelict bomb-site. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 19:45 Your Voice Telephone Glimpses: Early 1950s Instructional film on how to use the Telephone and how it works.
Fri 25 Feb 20:00 Outer Limits The Human Factor. 1963. Stars Gary Merrill, Harry Guardino & Joe De Santis. In a snowbound outpost isolated from the world, strange events occur while the inhabitants remain alert against an attack. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 21:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro A night full of horror and fright awaits the Cellar Dwellers tonight! Caroline Munro introduces the 1973 horror Theatre of Blood starring Vincent Price and Diana Rigg. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 21:05 Theatre of Blood 1973. Comedy Horror. Directed by Douglas Hickox. Stars Vincent Price, Diana Rigg & Ian Hendry. A Shakespearean actor seeks poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.
Fri 25 Feb 23:10 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline Munro introduces the second horror of the night - Scream and Scream Again. The 1970 film stars Vincent Price and famed horror duo Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Fri 25 Feb 23:15 Scream and Scream Again 1970. Horror. Directed by Gordon Hessler. Stars Vincent Price, Christopher Lee & Peter Cushing. A serial killer who drains his victims of blood is on the loose in London. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 01:10 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Last, but certainly not least is The Dunwich Horror. Caroline Munro introduces the strange 1970 horror starring Sandra Dee and Dean Stockwell. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 01:15 The Dunwich Horror 1970. Horror. Directed by Daniel Haller. Stars Sandra Dee, Dean Stockwell & Ed Begley. A young female graduate student is targeted by a man attempting to use her in an occult ritual. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 03:00 Cellar Club with Caroline Munro Caroline closes the doors of The Cellar Club once more and reveals next week's films. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 03:05 Thunder in the East 1953. War Drama. Directed by Charles Vidor. Stars Alan Ladd, Deborah Kerr & Charles Boyer. In India, 1947, Europeans are scrambling to evacuate Ghandahar, which is besieged by a local warlord.
Sat 26 Feb 05:05 One Step Beyond The Return of Mitchell Campion. 1959. Starring Patrick O'Neil, Lilyan Chauvin & Vance Howard. A man appears to be known by everyone on a small Mediterranean island that he has never visited or has he? (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 05:35 Their Invisible Inheritance 1945. Director Alfred Travers. We must not forget the lessons we have learnt from the past - it's the message given regarding the housing problems facing post war Britain
Sat 26 Feb 06:00 Ghosts on the Loose 1943. Comedy. Stars Bela Lugosi & Ava Gardner. The East Side Kids try to fix up a house for newlyweds, but find the place next door 'haunted' by mysterious men.
Sat 26 Feb 07:20 The Secret Man 1958. Thriller. Director: Ronald Kinnoch. Stars Marshall Thompson, John Loder & Henry Oscar. A physicist finds himself drawn into an investigation to track down a spy at his research station. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 08:50 1940s Paper & Wire Animals Made in the 1940s. A charming instructional guide on how to make paper and wire wild and exotic creatures, with excellent 1940s narration.
Saturday Morning Pictures
Sat 26 Feb 09:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 09:30 Young Eagles 1934. The Lost Lagoon. Stars: Bobby Cox and Jim Vance. What will the boys do with a baby puma? Will the pumas Mummy try and eat them for breakfast? Tune in and find out! (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 09:55 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 11:05 Badger's Bend (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 11:30 Champion The Wonderhorse Canyon of Wanted Men. 1955. Stars Champion & Jim Bannon. A trader tries to get Sandy North and the other ranchers to sign a petition to allow him to round up the horses. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 12:00 Deadly Nightshade 1953. Crime. Directed by John Gilling. Stars Emrys Jones, Zena Marshall, John Horsely & Joan Hickson. A convict on the run switches identities with a lookalike, only to find himself in deeper trouble.
Sat 26 Feb 13:15 The Frogmen 1951. Adventure. Director: Lloyd Bacon. Stars: Richard Widmark, Robert Wagner, Dana Andrews. A U.S. Navy underwater team is assigned to destroy a submarine base on a Japanese held island. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 15:15 The Boys 1962. Crime drama starring Richard Todd, Robert Morley, Dudley Sutton & Jess Conrad. When a nightwatchman is murdered, four young men are put on trial. Cleverly directed by Sidney J. Furie. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 17:45 Yangtse Incident 1957. War. Director: Michael Anderson. Stars: Richard Todd, William Hartnell & Sam Kydd. The British sloop HMS Amethyst caught up in the Chinese Civil War and involved in the 1949 Yangtse Incident. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 20:00 Maigret My Friend The Inspector. 1960. Stars Rupert Davies, Ewen Solo & Marian Spencer. A savage murder on the Mediterranean island of Porquerolles provides a change of scene for Inspector Maigret. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 21:00 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sat 26 Feb 23:35 Morons From Outer Space 1985. Sci-fi Comedy. Directed by Mike Hodges. Stars Mel Smith, Griff Rhys Jones & Joanne Pearce. A trio of moronic alien's crash land on Earth, quickly becoming celebrities. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 01:20 Overlord 1975. War. Director: Stuart Cooper. Stars Brian Stirner, Nicholas Ball. Story of an eighteen-year old boy called up into service in early 1944 to begin his training in the army ready for D-day.
Sun 27 Feb 03:00 The Color Of Money 1986. Directed by Martin Scorsese. Stars Paul Newman, Tom Cruise & Forest Whitaker. Continuing the story of pool hustler Fast Eddie Felson who takes a cocky yet talented youngster under his wing.
Sun 27 Feb 05:30 Honey West 1965. Like Visions and Omens and All That Jazz. Classic crime series produced by Aaron Spelling and starring Anne Francis. A psychic predicts several murder attempts on an heiress.
Sun 27 Feb 06:00 Meet Mr Callaghan 1954. 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)
Sun 27 Feb 07:45 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. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 09:30 Them Thar Hills 1934. Comedy. Director: Charley Rogers. Stars Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Billy Gilbert & Mae Busch. Laurel and Hardy visit the mountains to relieve Ollie's gout, but local bootleggers disrupt the trip. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 09:55 Calling Paul Temple 1948. Crime Drama starring John Bentley & Dinah Sheridan. Scotland Yard is unable to unravel the 'Rex' murders and cannot manage without the help of Paul Temple and his sidekick 'Steve'. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 11:45 Helford Oysters A day in the life of an oyster farmer in Helford, Cornwall in the late 1950s. From the beds to the Morris van and everything in between, Oyster fishing on the Helford River dates from the 12th century
Sun 27 Feb 12:00 Checkpoint 1956. Drama. Directed by Ralph Thomas. Stars Anthony Steel, Odile Versois, Stanley Baker & James Robertson Justice. An agent is sent to lure an Italian designer away from his firm. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 13:40 Finders Keepers 1967. Musical Comedy. Directed by Sidney Hayers. Stars Cliff Richard, Brian Bennett & John Rostill. A U.S. plane accidentally drops a mini-bomb on a small Spanish town prepared for a concert.
Sun 27 Feb 15:25 A Hill in Korea 1956. War. Directed by Julian Amyes. Starring George Baker, Stanley Baker & Michael Caine in his first credited film role. In the Korean war, British soldiers try to fight their way back to safety. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 17:00 The Footage Detectives This week, Mike and Noel are joined by Gay Emma from Badger's Bend, discuss responses from the home movie reels from Jonathan Kydd, Sam Kydd's son and take a look at a short of Britain's industries. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 18:00 Upstairs Downstairs Noblesse Oblige. 1975. Stars Angela Baddeley, Lesley-Anne Down & David Langton. Lord Stockbridge proposes to Georgina, but there's a catch. Meanwhile, Mrs Bridges and Ruby have a major row.
Sun 27 Feb 19:00 I Believe in You 1952. Drama. Directed by Basil Dearden. Stars Celia Johnson, Cecil Parker & Joan Collins. Retired bachelor Henry becomes a probation officer and seeks to reform some of the criminals he comes across. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 20:45 Look At Life ...Why All The Rush. 1961. A look into why August Bank Holiday is traditionally the date around which most Britons fix their holidays. Those who think they will get away from it all are in for a shock
Sun 27 Feb 21:00 Secret Army Weekend. 1978. Stars Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards & Clifford Rose. Members of Lifeline and Kessler are taken hostage by American airmen. Meanwhile, Kessler seizes three Dutch masterpieces. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)
Sun 27 Feb 22:05 Harry and Tonto 1974. Drama. Director: Paul Mazursky. Stars: Art Carney, Rene Enriquez & Philip Burns. When his apartment building is torn down, a retired lifelong New Yorker goes on a cross-country odyssey. (SUBTITLES AVAILABLE)