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First showing on network television for this film starring Joan Crawford
Clark Gable
All Janie Barlow wants to do is dance, and Park Avenue playboy Tod Newton is determined that she'll get her chance - providing that he is allowed to get his.
Director Robert Z Leonard
● FILMS: pages 31-34

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Crawford
Unknown:
Clark Gable
Unknown:
All Janie Barlow
Unknown:
Tod Newton
Janie Barlow:
Joan Crawford
Patch Gallagher:
Clark Gable
Tod Newton:
Franchot Tone
Dolly:
Todhunter Mayrobson

Real life stories about children, told by children themselves. Radio Therapy. Life on the wards of Bristol Royal Hospital for Sick Children, from volunteer-run Radio Lollipop to pre-admission tours including rides on the operating trolley. ● TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888 CHILDREN: page 7

Joe's jealousy of Simon Hunter threatens his relationship with Melanie, while Glen proposes to Karen Constantine.
STEREO
TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Hunter
Unknown:
Karen Constantine.

Athletics
6.10 Women's 400m semi-finals
6.30 Men's triplejump final
6.35 Men's 400m semi-finals
6.55 Women's 800m final
7.15 Men's 1 1 0m hurdles final
Britain's world-class sprint hurdlers Colin Jackson and Tony Jarrett should be challenging for medals tonight. Jackson picked up silver in Seoul andjarrett came third in the world championships last year. They will face stiff competition from the Americans, particularly Jack Pierce and Tony Dees.
Commentary by David Coleman , Paul Dickenson , Brendan Foster and Stuart Storey.

Contributors

Unknown:
Colin Jackson
Unknown:
Tony Jarrett
Unknown:
Jack Pierce
Unknown:
Tony Dees.
Commentary By:
David Coleman
Commentary By:
Paul Dickenson
Commentary By:
Brendan Foster
Commentary By:
Stuart Storey.

Eve Arnold, one of the world's leading photo-journalists, remembers photographing
Marilyn Monroe over the ten crucial years of her stardom and decline. Going back to the original contact sheets and colour material, Arnold tells of their friendship and what it was like as a woman to photograph Marilyn Monroe.
Producer Rosemary Bowen-Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Marilyn Monroe.
Producer:
Rosemary Bowen-Jones

Personal views on science, medicine and technology. What is consciousness? Daniel Dennett puts forward a controversial theory. He believes that there is no one element of the brain responsible for consciousness but that humans function like sophisticated complex computers learning by experience. Using a yacht, a room wallpapered with Marilyn Monroe photos, and the mechanics of making movies, Dr Dennett suggests that robots and computers can be conscious too.
STEREO
TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Speaker:
Daniel Dennett
Producer:
Teresa Hunt
Series Editor:
Caroline van den Brul

First showing on network television for this real-life drama based on the book by Roxanne Pulitzer , about her marriage - and bitter divorce - to publishing heir Herbert Pulitzer.
Director Richard Collar
0 STEREO: TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888 ● FILMS: pages 31-34

Contributors

Book By:
Roxanne Pulitzer
Unknown:
Herbert Pulitzer.
Roxanne Pulitzer:
Chynna Phillips
Herbert Pulitzer:
Perry King
Jacquie Kimberly:
Courtney Cox
Lorraine Odasso:
Caitlin Brown
Liza Pulitzer:
Betsy Russell
Arthur:
Thom Scroggins
Greta:
Mary Fanaro

The American film critics' on-screen disagreements continue this week as they air their thoughts and feelings on more of the latest movie releases, including Man
Trouble, Death Becomes Her and Honey I Blew Up the Kids.

The extraordinary history of everyday objects.
False Teeth. A third of Britain's adults wear dentures. But in future, will adults be able to grow their own new sets of teeth - like sharks?
Producer Philippa Lowthorpe
Series producer Peter Grimsdale
0 STEREO: TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888

Contributors

Producer:
Philippa Lowthorpe
Producer:
Peter Grimsdale

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