Nostalgic fantasy adventure, based on the CS Lewis book, starring Tilda Swinton.
During the Second World War, four children are evacuated to stay in a country manor, where the youngest stumbles upon an enchanted wardrobe that leads to a magical realm. (S) (AD) (W)
Review p74 (2005, PG)
Animated comedy adventure.
When Vincent the bear wakes from his winter hibernation to find that scheming raccoon RJ has stolen his stash of food, he gives RJ a deadline to return it - or else.
Review page 74 (2006, U) (S) (W)
Energetic animated fantasy comedy, featuring the voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy and Cameron Diaz. Shrek and princess Fiona arrive back from honeymoon and are invited to stay with her parents in the kingdom of Far Far Away.
Review page 75 (2004, U) (S) (AD) (W)
Princess Fiona (voice):
Peggy leads the Mitchells in an act of defiance against Archie. There's an hour-long episode tomorrow at 8pm.
This week's episodes directed by Nic Phillips, John Greening.
Cast pages 120/220
Rptd 10.30pm on BBC3 (S) (AD)
December 2039: The Harpers gather to celebrate Christmas but it's memories of seasonal disasters past that prevail. (S) (AD)
The Bafta Award-winning actress and comedian returns with this Christmas special featuring highlights from the 2009 Midlife Olympics and the popular costume drama Lark Pies to Cranchesterford. (S)
Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel (see page 153)
Victoria Wood: What Larks! is on Wednesday 30 December at 11pm
David Tennant, Bill Bailey and Lee Mack join regular panellist Alan Davies and host
Stephen Fry to answer questions with a groovy theme.
Repeated Sunday 27 December at 12.35am, with an extended repeat on Tuesday 29 December at 10.55pm, both on BBC2 (S)
The big RT prize quiz: page 48; The QI quiz: p59
The Most Rev Vincent Nichols celebrates his first Midnight Mass as Archbishop of Westminster and a thousand-strong congregation sing well-loved carols. (S)
Top Ten Best Sacred Christmas Classics follows on BBC4
The Archbishop of York on carols: page 55
Followed by Skiing Weatherview (S)
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