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Western about a gunman who becomes involved in a struggle between a woman and a rancher.
With Tom Keene and Rochelle Hudson.
Director Fred Allen (1932) B/W................8610164 + FILM REVIEWS pages 51-56

Contributors

Unknown:
Tom Keene
Unknown:
Rochelle Hudson.
Director:
Fred Allen

Second of five programmes looking at how Italian companies operate and what motivates them.
Better by Design. How do Italians stay ahead of the game? Creative design is fundamental to the success of many
Italian goods, but one designer, Alberto Alessi , has actually changed the way we look at everyday kitchen objects; another young designer has taken the traditional Venician glass industry by storm with his dramatic modem designs. Producer Jeremy Orlebar
BBC BOOK AND AUDIO CASSETTE: Business
Language and Culture, for anyone doing business in Italy. Send cheque for£ 13.99, made payable to BBC Education, to [address removed]. Stereo .....................................980

Contributors

Designer:
Alberto Alessi
Producer:
Jeremy Orlebar

American comedy set in a newsroom in Washington DC starring Candice Bergen
Devil with a Blue Dress On. Months of persistence get Murphy permission to do a profile on a high-flying businessman but, to her chagrin, Miles insists on assigning Corky to assist her. Corky is almost as excited as when she became Miss America; and she'sso eagerto learn from Murphy's experience. Stereo
*See This Week: page 10

Contributors

Murphy Brown:
Candice Bergen
Phil:
Pat Corley
Corky Sherwood:
Faith Ford
Jim Dial:
Charles Kimbrough
Frank Fontana:
Joe Regalbuto
Miles Silverberg:
Grant Shaud

You've Got to be a Football Hero. When
Will is challenged to a drinking contest by Jackie's boyfriend, a popularcollege football player, he gets drunk and is trapped in a mausoleum with four philosophical ghosts. Jackie Ames TYRA

Contributors

Will Smith:
Will Smith
Phillip Banks:
James Avery
Vivian Banks:
Daphne Maxwell Reid
Carlton Banks:
Alfonso Ribeiro
Hilary Banks:
Karyn Parsons
Ashley Banks:
Tatyana Mali
Geoffrey Butler:
Joseph Marcell
Louis:
Craig Shoemaker
Hank Farley:
Cylk Cozart
Jim:
Paul Ganus
Judith:
Robin Quivers

Another chance to see the acclaimed 26-part documentary series telling the history of the Second World War.

In Eastern Europe, the full force of the Nazi machine rolls on - but in Britain, an uneasy calm settles on the nation. With Churchill elected Prime Minister, Britain is not prepared for war and few people are able to take the situation seriously. It is the "phoney" war, with the sound of distant guns thundering ominously on the horizon...

(First shown on ITV)

Contributors

Narrator:
Laurence Olivier
Director:
David Elstein
Producer:
Jeremy Isaacs

V Mothers of Invention.
Heroic, mad inventors and mysterious market forces are just two of the myths that might explain the inventions of technology. Yet the disposable nappy had no inventor. And the inventor of the telephone had to invent a need for it before anyone took him seriously. Tonight's programme discovers where technological change comes from. Does it develop to fulfil a need? Or is "need" invented by technology? See today's choices.
Director/Producer Hugh Mason ; Editor Paul Burgess

Contributors

Producer:
Hugh Mason
Editor:
Paul Burgess

Drama starring Jennifer Dale
Andrea Martin , Lois Maxwell
Three women have a chance meetingata "self-awareness" conference. Their shared personal secrets and stories of lost loves change their lives for ever.
Directors Norma Bailey , Deepa Mehta Saltzman and Daniele J Suissa (1988) ...........................5473 * FILM REVIEWS pages 51-56
Followed by Video Nation Shorts Subtitled

Contributors

Unknown:
Jennifer Dale
Unknown:
Andrea Martin
Unknown:
Lois Maxwell
Directors:
Norma Bailey
Directors:
Deepa Mehta Saltzman
Directors:
Daniele J Suissa
Martha:
Jennifer Dale
Ruth:
Andrea Martin
Edie:
Lois Maxwell
Young Edie:
Margaret Langrick
Chris Walters:
Jeff Christensen
Mrs Peebles:
Kate Trotter
Mario Cellini:
Chuck Shamata

In the week before American sports star turned actor OJ Simpson goes on trial on a murder charge, this Late Show special investigates the media circus surrounding this sensational case. See today's choices.
Producer Fenton Bailey ; Series editor Michael Poole Stereo ............................................967928
* See This Week: page 5

Contributors

Producer:
Fenton Bailey
Editor:
Michael Poole

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