• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Batteries Not Included

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Sci-fi fantasy starring
Hume Cronyn , Jessica Tandy
When an unscrupulous developer sends thugs to clear the last five tenants from a crumbling New York building, two tiny extraterrestrial visitors with magical powers are on hand to help the underdogs.
Director Matthew Robbins (1987, PG)
♦ See Films: pages 47-56

Contributors

Unknown: Hume Cronyn
Unknown: Jessica Tandy
Director: Matthew Robbins
Frank Rlley: Hume Cronyn
Faye Riley: Jessica Tandy
Harry Noble: Frank McRae
Marisa: Elizabeth Pena
Cartes: Michael Carmine
Mason: Dennis Boutsikaris
Sid: Tom Aldredge
Muriel: Jane Hoffman
GUS: John Disanti
Kovacs: John Pankow
DeWitt: MacIntyre Dixon
Lacey: Michael Greene
Mrs Thompson: Doris Belack

Tell us more or contact us

Do you know something about this programme that we have not included above?
Or would you like to ask the Genome team a question?

Tell us more or contact us

Batteries Not Included

BBC One London, 6 May 1996 18.20






About this project

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.

Feedback about Batteries Not Included, BBC One London, 18.20, 6 May 1996
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/350bbfb848474cf8a8fc5ad4a04adee4

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel