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Madcap spy comedy starring Bill Murray. In London to celebrate his brother's birthday, naive video-store clerk Wallace Ritchie visits an interactive show called the "Theatre of Life" in which the audience participates in simulated adventures. So when Wallace accidentally gets mixed up with real-life spies, he thinks it's all part of the game. Review page 58.
Director Jon Amiel (1997, 12)
Followed by Weatherview


Bill Murray.
Wallace Ritchie
Jon Amiel
Wallace Ritchie:
Bill Murray
James Ritchie:
Peter Gallagher
Joanne Whalley-Kilmer
Boris, the Butcher:
Alfred Molina
Sir Roger Daggenhurst:
Richard Wilson
Dr Ludmilla Kropotkin:
Geraldine James
John Thomson
Dexter Fletcher

Signed programmes.

Would You Buy a House with a Stranger?
3/4. Will Ella find someone she wants to live with?

1.55 The Curious House Guest
2/8. Jeremy Musson stays at Ninfa in the Lazio region of Italy.

2.25 Seaside Rescue
10/10. A seal needs TLC.

2.55 Animal Park - Wild in Africa
9/10. A rare brown hyena with a bite stronger than a great white shark.


Jeremy Musson

BBC One London

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BBC One is a TV channel that started broadcasting on the 20th April 1964. It replaced BBC Television.

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