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Tony Jacklin, from Scunthorpe, made golfing history by winning the British Open Championship in 1969 and the US Open in 1970 - the first British-based golfer for 50 years to win the American event, the first-ever British player to hold both titles at the same time.
Just over a week before he defends the US title this film looks at Jacklin, nearly 27, as man and player... and at the rewards and opportunities already gained by his success.
With Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Mark McCormack and The Jacklin Family
Narrator: Stanley Baker



Tony Jacklin
Arnold Palmer
Jack Nicklaus
Gary Player
Mark McCormack
Stanley Baker
Bob Ferrier
Produced for Trans World International by:
Rimas Vainorius

Barrie Gill and Gordon Wilkins cover the week's motoring news

A New Deal for Holiday Drivers: British travel agents introduce package tours for motorists on the Continent. Six days in France for £20 with meals and hotels all included. Will the idea catch on?

The International Scottish Rally started in Glasgow on Sunday and tonight it reaches a rest halt at Grantown-on-Spey, where leading drivers, navigators and team managers discuss the future.


Barrie Gill
Gordon Wilkins
Tony Salmon
Chris Berry
John Mills
Brian Robins

[Starring] Pier Angeli, Ethel Barrymore, Leslie Caron, Kirk Douglas, Farley Granger, James Mason, Agnes Moorehead, Moira Shearer

Three passengers on a liner crossing the Atlantic form the link between three separate romantic stories, one a tragedy, the second a fantasy, the third an exciting story of the circus.
The Jealous Lover stars James Mason as an impresario inspired by a ballerina (Moira Shearer); Mademoiselle features Leslie Caron as a governess whose life is transformed for a few hours by the magic powers of an elderly lady (Ethel Barrymore); and in Equilibrium Kirk Douglas and Pier Angeli are daring stars of the high trapeze.
(This Week's Films: page 9)


Gottfried Reinhardt
Vincente Minnelli
Pier Angeli
Mrs Pennicott:
Ethel Barrymore
Leslie Caron
Pierre Narval:
Kirk Douglas
Farley Granger
Charles Coutray:
James Mason
Paula Woodward:
Moira Shearer
Aunt Lydia:
Agnes Moorehead
Tommy (12 years):
Ricky Nelson
Girl at bar:
Zsa Zsa Gabor
Richard Anderson

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