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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.
Alex Cox introduces another classic cult movie.
Five Easy Pieces starring and
Bobby Eroica Dupea , drifting son of a middle-class family of musicians, works on oil rigs and construction sites to earn money. His casual attitude extends to Rayette, the waitress he lives with and mistreats. Reluctantly he takes her on a visit to his family home in Seattle.
Bob Rafelson's study of a social misfit in contemporary America received four
Oscar nominations, including one for Jack Nicholson 's brilliant portrayal of the complex Bobby.
Directed by BOB RAFELSON
Television presentation NICK JONES
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Introduces: Alex Cox
Unknown: Bobby Eroica Dupea
Unknown: Jack Nicholson
Unknown: Adrien Joyce
Produced By: Bob Rafelson
Produced By: Richard Wechsler
Directed By: Bob Rafelson
Robert Eroica Dupea: Jack Nicholson
Rayette Dipesto: Karen Black
Catherine Van Ost: Susan Anspach
Partita Dupea: Lois Smith
Elton: Billy Green' Bush
Stoney: Fannie Flagg
Carl Fidelio Dupea: Ralph Waite
Palm Apodaca: Helena Kallianiotes
Terry Grouse: Toni Basil

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.

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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.

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