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Jungle adventure, starring Lex Barker A safari led by Lord Greystoke is searching for the nobleman's cousin, Tarzan.
When Greystoke is killed by lions, the expedition is taken over by Rokov, a white hunter with a sinister plan.
Director Cyril Endfield
• FILMS: pages41-48

Contributors

Unknown:
Lex Barker
Director:
Cyril Endfield
Tarzan:
Lex Barker
Jane:
Dorothy Hart
Edwards:
Patric Knowles
Rokov:
Charlis Korvin
Joey:
Tommy Carlton

More men's quarter-final action, with competitors dreaming about winning
Sunday's final and picking up a cheque for £265,000.
Commentary by John Barrett , Mark Cox , Barry Davies , Bill Threlfall , John Alexander and Julian Tutt.
Introduced by Desmond Lynam. • STEREO
Including at
2.00pm and 3.00pm News and Weather
3.50pm News; Weather and Regional News; Weather

Contributors

Commentary By:
John Barrett
Commentary By:
Mark Cox
Commentary By:
Barry Davies
Commentary By:
Bill Threlfall
Commentary By:
John Alexander
Commentary By:
Julian Tutt.
Introduced By:
Desmond Lynam.

John Elliot's ground-breaking drama documentary, filmed in 1956, about the first wave of West Indian immigrants to this country. It explores the clash between the myth and reality of the Britain which many Afro-Caribbeans faced when they arrived here.

Contributors

Writer/Producer:
John Elliot
Cleve:
Errol John
Alvin:
Cy Grant
Jim Bale:
Colin Douglas
Maggie:
Sarah Morgan
Winston:
Keefe West
Nina:
Nadia Cattouse
Brent:
Earl Cameron
Ethlyn:
Gloria Simpson
Miss Prior:
Beatrice Varley
Daddy Zacharius:
Andre Dakar
Mrs Zacharius:
Pauline Henriques

A new season of dramas starts with Allan Cubitt 's moving story of a former society beauty with a mysterious past, starring Wendy Hiller
Zoë Wanamaker
Duncan Bell
In 1935, Lady Alice Monroe caused a minor scandal when she married a Prussian count.
Now her middle-aged daughter wishes to visit the former family home in eastern
Germany. But the Countess is reluctant to let her go.
Allan Cubitt is the author of a Golden Prague Award-winning ScreenPlay, Land of Dreams, and ITV's forthcoming drama Prime Suspect 2.
Producer Colin Ludlow
Director Moira Armstrong
• STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888 • COVER STORY: page 20

Contributors

Unknown:
Allan Cubitt
Unknown:
Wendy Hiller
Unknown:
Zoë Wanamaker
Unknown:
Duncan Bell
Unknown:
Lady Alice Monroe
Unknown:
Allan Cubitt
Producer:
Colin Ludlow
Director:
Moira Armstrong
Alice:
Wendy Hiller
Connie:
Zoe Wanamaker
Nick:
Duncan Bell
Margot:
Patricia Quinn
Jane:
Lucinda Fisher
Tilly:
Sylvia Barter
Beattie:
Madge Ryan
Vicar:
Chris Stanton
Jeremy:
Martin Wimbush
Debbie:
Hannah Cresswell
Terence Donovan:
Him Self
Sarah:
Sarah Crowden
Vivian:
Jane van Hool

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