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Jimmie Macgregor continues his travels.
Drama series set in Pakistan. In Urdu with English subtitles.
11.05 Network East
Asian arts and entertainment.
Historical drama series about the life of Vishnu-Gupta. In Hindi with English subtitles.
The season of double bills by renowned directors continues with two films from Alfred Hitchcock , starting with this crime drama starring Gregory Peck
When the beautiful Mrs Paradine is accused of murdering her wealthy husband, she recruits top barrister Anthony Keane to prove her innocence.
With Alida Valli , Charles Coburn , Ann Todd and Ethel Barrymore. (1948) B/W
The sudden re-awakening of European civilisation in the 12th century is traced by Sir Kenneth Clark to its high point - the building of the Cathedral of Chartres.
Producers Michael Gill , Peter Montagnon
Spy thriller, the second of today's Alfred Hitchcock films, starring John Gielgud
1916: war hero and famed novelist Edgar Brodie becomes a spy .With Peter Lorre , Florence Kahn and Charles Carson.
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Silent comedy about a man so obsessed with chess that he nearly forgets his own wedding.
Director Vsevolod Pudovkin and Nikolai Shpikovsky (1925) B/W
A compilation of highlights from last week's editions of The Late Show. Stereo
A Most Reluctant Witness "The last 'war to end war' finished with an atomic bang. And it was followed by countless 'last wars' all over the world, of very little importance to anyone except the millions of forgotten people who died in them. "
These are the words of the late James Cameron in this programme, as he recalled his days as a war correspondent and questions humankind's obsession with conflict.
Producer Jenny Cropper
Executive producer Anthony Isaacs
With Moira Stuart.
Weather Rob McElwee
Vintage clips from the Top of the Pops archives, shown as a tribute to the show's disc jockeys. This week, John Peel.
Producer Jeannie Clark
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Peter Snow with the latest news on the rival chess championships. Director Pieter Morpurgo
Producer Annie Lewis
Romantic fantasy starring
During the heroic rescue of a mother and her children, Mike Shea drowns in a river. But dying was the best thing that ever happened, as in Heaven he meets the divine Annie.
Director Alan Rudolph (1987)
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Mike Shea/Elmo Barnett:
Annie PackertlAlly Chandler:
Less than a year after demanding seven virgins from his local congregation to serve in his household, the 19th-century preacher John Wroe was accused by two of them of " indecency and things not fit to be spoke of" . Jonathan Pryce stars as the self-styled Prophet of the Christian Israelite church in Ashton, in this extraordinary tale unearthed by writer Jane Rogers in her home town of Ashton-under-Lyne. Nothing is known of the fate of the virgins, so Rogers decided to tell the stories of four of them.
Last year's four one-hour dramas are being re-shown as two 90-minute episodes. This week, the sensual Leah and the saintly Joanna find their lives become inextricably linked when they start living together under the eccentric cleric's roof.
Producer John Chapman ; Director Danny Boyle
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Rebel without a Pause
At the age of 20 Bob was fighting in the Spanish Civil
War. He is now 77, and wants a memorial established in recognition of the dead. He travels to Spain to lobby the Spanish authorities, and visits a concentration camp in which he was imprisoned. Producer Karen Hamilton
Series producer Bob Long