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New Year's Day Concert from Vienna

BBC Four

New Year's Day Concert

2009 - Highlights

Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes

on BBC Four

The Vienna Philharmonic orchestra perform their traditional New Year's Day concert. The celebratory programme of waltzes, polkas and marches is conducted by Daniel Barenboim. Show more

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Consuming Passion: 100 Years of Mills & Boon

BBC Four

Drama which charts the stories of three different women affected by Mills and Boon: the co-founder's wife Mary, 1970s writer Janet and modern-day literature lecturer Kirstie. Show more

Contributors

Mary Boon:
Jodie Whittaker
Janet/Violetta:
Olivia Colman
Kirstie:
Emilia Fox
Chrles Boon:
Daniel Mays
Gerard Mills:
Patrick Kennedy
Dr Grant/Dr Steele:
Patrick Baladi
Pretty Nurse:
Sally Tatum
Hospital Orderly:
John Kirk
Mrs Cowpe:
Sarah Winman
Joseph:
Jay Taylor
Alan Boon:
Paul Nicholas
Lesbian Student:
Lu Corfield
Dirk Tourelle:
Ben Joiner
Frederick:
Ben Addis
Hospital Receptionist:
Golda Rosheuvel
Margaret Boon:
Amy Marston
Matronly Nurse:
Maggie McCarthy
Pro Student:
Demi Oyediran
Director:
Dan Zeff
Producer:
Ben Evans
Producer:
Abi Bach
Writer:
Emma Frost

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How to Write a Mills & Boon

BBC Four

Timeshift

How to Write a Mills and Boon

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 4 months

To mark 100 years of romance publishers Mills and Boon, literary novelist Stella Duffy takes on the challenge of writing for them, a task that ends up being harder than it looks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stella Duffy
Series Producer:
John Das

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Four

Ed Asner tells the story of RKO Pictures. The 1950s were a time of mounting paranoia, reflected by the studio's ventures into film noir. Show more

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FILM: I Walked with a Zombie

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for years

A nurse tending a paralysed woman on a Caribbean island discovers that her charge hides a terrifying secret. Starring Frances Dee and Tom Conway. Show more

Contributors

Nurse Betsy:
Frances Dee
Paul Holland:
Tom Conway
Mrs Rand:
Edith Barrett
Wesley Rand:
James Ellison
Dr Maxwell:
James Bell
Jessica Holland:
Christine Gordon
Calypso Singer:
Sir Lancelot undefined
Carrefour:
Darby Jones
Producer:
Val Lewton
Writer:
Ardel Wray

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The Cult of Sunday Night

BBC Four

The Cult of...

Sunday Night

Episode 7: Bergerac

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Series which unearths the history and anecdotes behind cult British Sunday night drama looks at Jersey-set detective series Bergerac, which made a star of John Nettles. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Meera Syal
Executive Producer:
Toby Stevens
Executive Producer:
Alan Tyler

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Bergerac

BBC Four

Bergerac

Series 3

Episode 4: Ice Maiden

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC Four

Police drama series set in Jersey. When jewel thief Philippa Vale hits town just in time for the private sale of a large diamond, Jim concentrates on maximising security. Show more

Contributors

Jim Bergerac:
John Nettles
Charlie Hungerford:
Terence Alexander
Crozier:
Sean Arnold
Phillipa Vale:
Liza Goddard
George Thomas:
Dave King
Fran Thomas:
Jennifer Guy
Maxwell Flagg:
Richard Hurndall
Diamante Lil:
Mela White
Det Con Wilson:
Geoffrey Leesley
Charlotte:
Annette Badland

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Drama which charts the stories of three different women affected by Mills and Boon: the co-founder's wife Mary, 1970s writer Janet and modern-day literature lecturer Kirstie. Show more

Contributors

Mary Boon:
Jodie Whittaker
Janet/Violetta:
Olivia Colman
Kirstie:
Emilia Fox
Chrles Boon:
Daniel Mays
Gerard Mills:
Patrick Kennedy
Dr Grant/Dr Steele:
Patrick Baladi
Pretty Nurse:
Sally Tatum
Hospital Orderly:
John Kirk
Mrs Cowpe:
Sarah Winman
Joseph:
Jay Taylor
Alan Boon:
Paul Nicholas
Lesbian Student:
Lu Corfield
Dirk Tourelle:
Ben Joiner
Frederick:
Ben Addis
Hospital Receptionist:
Golda Rosheuvel
Margaret Boon:
Amy Marston
Matronly Nurse:
Maggie McCarthy
Pro Student:
Demi Oyediran
Director:
Dan Zeff
Producer:
Ben Evans
Producer:
Abi Bach
Writer:
Emma Frost

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