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The Finest Hour


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Gulf War action thriller starring Rob Lowe

Thrown together during their navy training, Dean and Hammer are a deadly team and great friends, until they fall in love with the same woman. But the Gulf conflict reunites the old team.
See Films: pages 42-48


Director: Shimon Dotan
Hammer: Rob Lowe
Dean: Gale Hansen
Barbara: Tracy Griffith
Bosco: Eb Lottimer
Greenspan: Baruch Dror
Albie: Daniel Dieker
Carter: Michael Fountain
Moonjean: Evyatar Lazar
TJ: Henry Taejoonlee
Petersen: Ari Sorko-Ram
Thurston: Erik Degn
Franklin: Natan Sgan-Cohen
Dr Cortese: Jon Jherson
Commander: Uri Gavriel

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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