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Arthur Christmas Special
The aardvark worries that Christmas will be less than perfect.

10.00 Sleeping Beauty Uncovered
CBBC's panto from 2003 featuring, among others, Fearne Cotton, Ortis, Angellica Bell, Simon Thomas and Dick and Dom.

Contributors

[Actor] (Sleeping Beauty Uncovered):
Fearne Cotton
[Actor] (Sleeping Beauty Uncovered):
null Ortis
[Actor] (Sleeping Beauty Uncovered):
Angellica Bell
[Actor] (Sleeping Beauty Uncovered):
Simon Thomas
[Actors] (Sleeping Beauty Uncovered):
Dick and Dom
Writer (Sleeping Beauty Uncovered):
Ben Ward
Writer (Sleeping Beauty Uncovered):
Richard Webb

Cold War comedy drama. A Russian sailor is shipwrecked when a storm hits his ship (of the coast of Florida. He's discovered by three children, who begin to realise that not all Russians are comic-book villains. Review page 56. Director Rick Rosenthal (1987. PG)

Contributors

Director:
Rick Rosenthal

Winning supernatural comedy drama starring Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Cathy Moriarty and Eric Idle.
A wicked heiress wants to rid the haunted house she has inherited from its ghostly tenants.
(1995, PG)
Review page 56.

Contributors

Director:
Brad Silberling
[Actor]:
Christina Ricci
[Actor]:
Bill Pullman
[Actor]:
Cathy Moriarty
[Actor]:
Eric Idle

- Enchanting fantasy comedy starring James Cromwell.
Ophaned pig Babe is raised on a farm by the sheepdog Fly. Although he is destined for the dinner table, Babe stuns Farmer Hoggett and his fellow farmyard animals when he shows talent as a "sheep-pig". Review page 56. Director Chris Noonan (1995, U)
Babe: Pig in the City is on Holiday Tuesday at 1.40pm

Contributors

Unknown:
James Cromwell.
Director:
Chris Noonan

[Film premiere] Comedy, based on the teen novel by Meg Cabot, starring Julie Andrews and Anne Hathaway.

Fifteen-year-old Mia is surprised to learn of her late father's royal lineage - and that she is princess of a European kingdom.
Review page 56. (2001, U)
Film Highlights: page 37

Contributors

Based on the novel by:
Meg Cabot
Director:
Garry Marshall
[Actress]:
Julie Andrews
Mia:
Anne Hathaway

Will Anne Robinson get booed as she aims her acid tongue at panto actors such as Alvin Stardust and Joe Pasquale ? More on Boxing Day at 2.30pm BBC2. Producer James Baker ; Series producer Andy Rowe Anne Robinson presents Outtake TV at 8.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Anne Robinson
Unknown:
Alvin Stardust
Unknown:
Joe Pasquale
Producer:
James Baker
Producer:
Andy Rowe
Producer:
Anne Robinson

Oscar-winning animated fantasy comedy.
In order to evict a band of homeless fairy-tale characters from his swamp, grumpy green ogre Shrek must rescue Princess Fiona from her tower.
(2001, U)
Review page 56.
Film Highlights: page 36

Contributors

Director:
Andrew Adamson
Director:
Vicky Jenson
Shrek:
Mike Myers
Blind Mouse:
Mike Myers
Donkey:
Eddie Murphy
Princess Fiona:
Cameron Diaz
Lord Farquaad:
John Lithgow
Monsieur Hood:
Vincent Cassel
Ogre Hunter:
Peter Dennis
Old Woman:
Kathleen Freeman

Regional Variations (2)

My Family Christmas Special: Glad Tidings We Bring

BBC One London

My Family

Glad Tidings We Bring

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC One London

Available for 3 months

Domestic sitcom. Christmas in the Harper household means something special to everyone. For Susan it's the ultimate control opportunity. Show more

Culinary guru Delia Smith dispenses some timely advice for the yuletide cooking marathon, while actor Rupert Everett discusses his starring role in Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk
Stocking, which airs on Boxing Day 9.25pm.
Jonathan returns next March with a new series.
Producer Suzi Aplin ; Executive producer Addison Cresswell
Followed by National Lottery Update

Contributors

Unknown:
Delia Smith
Unknown:
Rupert Everett
Unknown:
Sherlock Holmes
Producer:
Suzi Aplin
Producer:
Addison Cresswell

A live celebration of the birth of Jesus from St George's Roman Catholic Cathedral in Southwark, south London. The service is led by the Most Rev Kevin McDonald , Archbishop of Southwark. Music features the Mass Setting by Joseph Langlais , while carols include Hark! the Herald Angels Sing. Producer R Medwyn Hughes; Exec producer Hugh Faupel

Contributors

Unknown:
Kevin McDonald
Unknown:
Joseph Langlais
Producer:
Hugh Faupel

Feature-length version of the hit TV comedy about two rag-and-bone men, starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett.
Harold gets engaged to a stripper.
(1972, PG)
Review page 59.
Steptoe and Son Ride Again is on Boxing Day at 1am.
Followed by Weatherview.

Contributors

[Actor]:
Wilfrid Brambell
[Actor]:
Harry H Corbett
Director:
Cliff Owen

BBC One London

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