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Regional Variations (2)

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

BBC Four

Adaptation of the RSC's 1980s stage production of the Dickens tale. Sir Mulberry Hawk returns to society. Smike is taken ill and Nicholas and Kate take him to their home in Devon. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Lead Balloon

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 2

Episode 8: Lucky

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about an ex-celebrity comedian. Rick accuses Marty of lacking ambition, but a call from Hollywood changes everything - is this Rick's chance to leave it all behind? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Hidden Blade

BBC Four

Duration: 2 hours, 12 minutes

on BBC Four

Drama set in 1860s Japan. A warrior leaves his clan in the care of two other samurai after he answers a request for his services in another town. Show more

Contributors

Munezo Katagiri:
Masatoshi Nagase
Samon Shimada:
Hidetaka Yoshioka
Yaichiro Hazama:
Yukiyoshi Ozawa
Shino Katagiri:
Tomoko Tabata
Director:
Yoji Yamada

BBC Four

About BBC Four

BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

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About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More