The French, having successfully if fortuitously begun the defence of their championship title at Murrayfield a fortnight ago, today play host to the Irish XV, whose form in this their first international match since last season is a matter of conjecture.
Peter West reports from Stade Colombes, Paris.
Presented by the French Television Service
by Henry James
Dramatised in six parts by Jack Pulman
Starring Richard Chamberlain as Ralph Touchett
Isabel has accompanied her aunt to Florence where she has met Gilbert Osmond. Encouraged by his friend Madame Merle, he is planning to marry Isabel for her fortune.
(Repeated on Thursday at 9.55 p.m.)
Alan Whicker braves A Handful of Horrors
"I don't like my monsters to have Oedipus complexes..."
Many people enjoy being scared - will pay for the pleasure of being frightened out of their lives. Tellers of ghost stories have profited from this shadowed side of our natures for centuries; today a considerable industry satisfies the needs of the cult followers of Horror magazines and Horror films - even Horror ballet.
Alan Whicker braves that Unspeakable Something in cellar and grave-yard in an attempt to find out why we like to be frightened, and talks to those who do the frightening.
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Starring Julie Felix
with special guests, Leonard Cohen, Alan Price Set
Release ... into the world of experiment and achievement in the arts.
Current events, trends, and tendencies reported by Robert Hughes on Art; Peter Lewis on Plays; William Mann on Music; Alexander Walker on Films.
This week including:
From Post to Pillar
An architectural report from Japan where, out of a tradition of 'noble austerity' going back a thousand years, some of the most exciting modern buildings in the world are being constructed.
Division Street: America
A portrait of Chicago through the voices of its inhabitants.
This book by Studs Terkel, a reporter on a Chicago radio station, was a best-seller in the U.S.A. and is now published in Britain. The author speaks to Kenneth Allsop.
Interviewee (Division Street:
Interviewer (Division Street:
Introduced by Tony Bilbow looks at The Film World Past and Present and Philip Jenkinson shows more of your film requests.
Letters to Philip Jenkinson should be addressed c/o Late Night Line-Up, [address removed]
Starring Rita Hayworth, Jose Ferrer, Aldo Ray
A modern version of Somerset Maugham's famous story "Rain".
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