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Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

on BBC Four

Agatha Christie's chiller about ten apparently unconnected people who receive cryptic invitations to an isolated mansion, where they are murdered one by one. With Barry Fitzgerald. Show more


Judge Quincannon:
Barry Fitzgerald
Dr Armstrong:
Walter Huston
Phillip Lombard:
Louis Hayward
Detective Blore:
Roland Young
Vera Claythorne:
June Duprez
Rene Clair


Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Four

The epic story of one man's struggle to make a programme that no-one wanted. How creator Tony Warren overcame formidable obstacles to bring Coronation Street to our screens. Show more


Tony Warren:
David Dawson
Harry Elton:
Christian McKay
Josie Scott:
Sophia Di Martino
Margaret Morris:
Jane Horrocks
Derek Bennett:
Shaun Dooley
Pat Phoenix:
Jessie Wallace
Violet Carson:
Lynda Baron
Sidney Bernstein:
Steven Berkoff
Cecil Bernstein:
Henry Goodman
Doris Speed:
Celia Imrie
Edna Walker:
Tara Moran
Harry Kershaw:
John Thomson
Enid Dunn
David Williams
Mrs Simpson:
Phoebe Nicholls


Duration: 1 hour, 4 minutes

on BBC Four

Vintage mystery adventure. When a murder takes place in a nightclub on New Year's Eve, debonair sleuth the Saint goes into action to clear a young girl's name.


Simon Templar:
George Sanders
Zipper Dyson:
Barry Fitzgerald
Val Travers:
Wendy Barrie
Inspector Fernack:
Jonathan Hale
Mr Cullis:
Jerome Cowan
Allan Breck:
Neil Hamilton
Chief Inspector Webster:
Robert Elliott
Pinky Budd:
Edward Gargan
John Farrow
Robert Sisk
John Twist

Simon Russell Beale visits Italy, Britain, Germany and Austria to see how the sound of Christmas has evolved in response to changing ideas about the Nativity. Show more

Sacred Music at Christmas

Episode 2: A Choral Christmas

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Simon Russell Beale introduces a programme of choral music for Christmas from St Augustine's church in Kilburn, including works by Bach and Herbert Howells. Show more

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