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The Cult of Blakes 7

BBC Four

The Cult of...

Science Fiction

Episode 2: Blake's Seven

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Series looking at cult sci-fi series. Terry Nation sold his idea for Blake's Seven as 'Robin Hood in space', and his team of inter-galactic outlaws drew audiences of 10 million. Show more

Sci-fi adventure directed by Irwin Allen. With the Earth threatened by a blazing radiation belt, the inventor of a new nuclear submarine must make a difficult decision. (1961, U)


Irwin Allen
Admiral Harriman Nelson:
Walter Pidgeon
Dr Susan Hiller:
Joan Fontaine
Cathy Connors:
Barbara Eden
Commodore Lucius Emery:
Peter Lorre
Capt Lee Crane:
Robert Sterling

The Secret Life of the Motorway

Episode 3: The End of the Affair

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary series about Britain's motorways. This final episode explores how people questioned the promises made by the motorways and began to protest. Show more

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