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Beautiful Minds

Series 1

Episode 1: Jocelyn Bell Burnell

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell describes how she discovered pulsars, the by-products of supernova explosions which make all life possible. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Diana Hill
Executive Producer:
Anne Laking

Mad Men

Series 3

Episode 12: The Grown-Ups

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Four

1960s advertising drama series. As America mourns for President Kennedy, Betty faces up to the collapse of her marriage and Roger prepares for his daughter's wedding. Show more

Contributors

Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Betty Draper:
January Jones
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Bertram Cooper:
Robert Morse
Paul Kinsey:
Michael Gladis
Ken Cosgrove:
Aaron Staton
Harry Crane:
Rich Sommer
Conrad Hilton:
Chelcie Ross
Duck Phillips:
Mark Moses
Lane Pryce:
Jared Harris
Salvatore Romano:
Bryan Batt

Genres

Duration: 3 hours, 2 minutes

on BBC Four

Oliver Stone's re-creation of the 1963 Kennedy assassination in Dallas and its aftermath, focusing on the investigations of New Orleans DA Jim Garrison (Kevin Costner). Show more

Contributors

Jim Garrison:
Kevin Costner
Willie O'Keefe:
Kevin Bacon
Clay Shaw:
Tommy Lee Jones
Susie Cox:
Laurie Metcalf
Lee Harvey Oswald:
Gary Oldman
Bill Broussard:
Michael Rooker
Lou Ivon:
Jay O Sanders
Liz Garrison:
Sissy Spacek
Director:
Oliver Stone
Guy Bannister:
Edward Asner
Jack Martin:
Jack Lemmon
Bill Newman:
Vincent D'Onofrio
Numa Bertel:
Wayne Knight
David Ferrie:
Joe Pesci
Senator Long:
Walter Matthau
Dean Andrews:
John Candy
Producer:
A Kitman Ho
Producer:
Oliver Stone
Composer:
John Williams

Genres

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Beautiful Minds

Series 1

Episode 1: Jocelyn Bell Burnell

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell describes how she discovered pulsars, the by-products of supernova explosions which make all life possible. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Diana Hill
Executive Producer:
Anne Laking

BBC Four

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