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Mr Scott exacts his revenge on Trevor.
Trevor JOHN DRUMMOND , Mr Scott ARAN BELL. Ziggy GEORGECHRISTOPHER. Gonch JOHN MCMAHON. Mr
Griffiths GEORGE ACOOPER
Written by David Angus Repeat Subtitled ..

Contributors

Unknown:
Mr Scott
Unknown:
John Drummond
Unknown:
Aran Bell.
Unknown:
Ziggy Georgechristopher.
Unknown:
Gonch John McMahon.
Unknown:
Griffiths George Acooper
Written By:
David Angus

Celebrity quiz show hosted by Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer , with team captains Ulrika Jonsson and Mark Lamarr. Guest panellists are Jo Brand , Gary Rhodes , Russell Grant and Carol Smillie.
Shown last Friday Stereo Subtitled ............

Contributors

Unknown:
Vic Reeves
Unknown:
Bob Mortimer
Unknown:
Ulrika Jonsson
Unknown:
Mark Lamarr.
Unknown:
Jo Brand
Unknown:
Gary Rhodes
Unknown:
Russell Grant
Unknown:
Carol Smillie.

An irreverent mix of showbiz scandal, pop gossip, weird news and sports stories. Hosted by Donna McPhail and Dennis Pennis , with comedians Paul Tonkinson and Jenny Ross ,

Contributors

Unknown:
Donna McPhail
Unknown:
Dennis Pennis
Unknown:
Paul Tonkinson
Unknown:
Jenny Ross

Music news, this week featuring the Spice Girls, Boyzone and Luther Vandross. With Jayne Middlemiss and Jamie Theakston.
RevisedrepeatonTuesdayat7.10pm Stereo .

Contributors

Unknown:
Luther Vandross.
Unknown:
Jayne Middlemiss
Unknown:
Jamie Theakston.

Comedywestern starring
Burt Lancaster , Lee Remick
Whiskey stocks are dangerously low in Denver and drinkers are relieved to hearthat a shipment is on the way. But local Indians and a brigade of temperance women are determined to halt the wagon train. Showing in widescreen format.
Col Thadeus Gearhart BURT LANCASTER. Cora Templeton
Massingale LEE REMICK, CaptPaul Slater JIM HUTTON. Louise Gearhart PAMELA TIFFIN. Oracle Jones DONALD
PLEASENCE, Frank Wallingham BRIAN KEITH. Chief WalksStooped-Over MARTIN LANDAU
Director John Sturges (1965. U) + See Films: pages 61-8 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Burt Lancaster
Unknown:
Gearhart Burt Lancaster.
Unknown:
Cora Templeton
Unknown:
Jim Hutton.
Unknown:
Pamela Tiffin.
Unknown:
Oracle Jones Donald
Unknown:
Brian Keith.
Unknown:
Walksstooped-Over Martin Landau
Director:
John Sturges

Regional Variations (2)

Natural World

1996-1997

Mara Nights

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Using a revolutionary new camera that can film by moon and starlight alone, this is a remarkable film about the animals of the African night. Show more

The crew of Voyager discovers a planet rich in dilithium crystals that will supplement the starship's power core.
(Star Trek: the Next Generation. Wednesday at 6pm)

Contributors

Captain Kathryn Janeway:
Kate Mulgrew
Chakotay:
Robert Beltran
B'Elanna Torres:
Roxann Biggs-Dawson
Kes:
Jennifer Lien
Lt Tom Paris:
Robert Duncan McNeill
Doc Zimmerman:
Robert Picardo
Neelix:
Ethan Phillips

The documentary series following the stories of African
American migrants and their families over three generations.
More Angry than Afraid. The story of four of the most tumultuous years in Chicago's racial history, from 1965 to 1968. Martin Luther Kingcame to
Chicago and the civil rights movement turned its attention on the urban slums.
It was a time of gang warfare, black consciousness, musical revolution and riot. See today's choices.
Director Nick Godwin : Series producer
AnthonyGeffen Stereo Subtitled .........

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Luther Kingcame
Director:
Nick Godwin

Eastern Promises
As Hong Kong counts down to Chinese rule, allthevisiblesignsarethat confidence before the handover is high, with markets stable and property booming. But beneath the surface, there are genuine fears that, despite the promises, the Chinese communists are planning to make it impossible for
Hong Kong to continue operating as the international business centre it is today. John Penycate reports.
ProducerGill Holmes; Editor Diarmu id Jeffreys

Contributors

Unknown:
John Penycate

Regional Variations (2)

Coogan's Run

Episode 1: Get Calf

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Having fallen foul of the local villains when he witnesses an armed post office raid, Paul Calf goes in search of free love by joining a religious cult.

Genres

The series in which American comedy star Jon Stewart plays host in New York to four celebrity guests from both sides of the Atlantic.
Director Don McSorley : Producer Sarah Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Jon Stewart
Director:
Don McSorley
Producer:
Sarah Smith

Drama, continuing the "Young and the Reckless season" in which contemporary film-makers remake fifties drive-in movies.

Mary, Angie and Laura are high-school friends in the small, conservative town of Alta Vista in the late fifties. When Mary tells her boyfriend Bob that she's pregnant, he promises to stand by her - and promptly flees to San Diego to join the navy. Outraged by his behaviour, the girls set out to bring Bob back.
(1994) (Stereo)
(See Films: pages 61-8)

Contributors

Director:
Joe Dante
Mary:
Holly Fields
Angie:
Julie Bowen
Laura:
Jenny Lewis
Jimmy:
Paul Rudd
Bob:
Chris Young
Farrell:
Dick Miller
Mrs Gordon:
Dee Wallace Stone
MrGordon:
Christopher Stone
Mr Randolph:
Roger Corman

Comedy, continuing the Movienet season of contemporary cinema from
Europe and beyond. David, a macho but naive student, is depressed by the end of a love affair when he meets Diego who is everything he isn't-flamboyant, dissident and gay. Showing in widescreen format and in Spanish with English subtitles.
Diego JORGE PERUGORRIA. David VLADIMIRCRUZ.
NancyMIRTAIBARRA, Miguel FRANCISCO GATTORNO. German JOELANGELINO
Directors Tomas Gutierrez Alea , Juan Carlos Tabio
(1993.18) * See Films: pages 61-8 ***
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Contributors

Unknown:
Jorge Perugorria.
Unknown:
David Vladimircruz.
Unknown:
Miguel Francisco
Directors:
Tomas Gutierrez Alea
Directors:
Juan Carlos Tabio

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2.00 Work Is a Four Letter Word, 5-8
Languages
4.00 French Experience II, 7-10
Business and Work
5.00 The Boss TheTaleofTwo
Chairmen Subtitled; Trade Secrets Car
Mechanics
Open University
6.00 Siena Cathedral
6.50 Art in 14th-century Italy The Baptistry, Padua
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