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Frontierdrama starring
Glenn Ford
Maria Schell , Anne Baxter
1889: pioneering adventurer Yancey Cravet and his wife Sabrajoin the land rush which results in the founding of Oklahoma. Showing in widescreen format.
Director Anthony Mann (1960)
♦ See Films: pages 48-53 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Glenn Ford
Unknown:
Maria Schell
Unknown:
Anne Baxter
Unknown:
Yancey Cravet
Director:
Anthony Mann
YanceyCravet:
Glenn Ford
Sabra Cravet:
Maria Schell
Dixie Lee:
Anne Baxter
TomWyatt:
Arthur O'Connell
Cherokee Kid:
Russ Tamblyn
Sarah Wyatt:
Mercedes McCambridge
Wes:
Vic Morrow
SamPegler:
Robert Keith

The BBC Proms season continues tonight from the Royal Albert Hall in London with this live transmission, introduced by Michael Berkeley.
Principal guest conductor
Jiri Belohlavek conducts the BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra in Johannes
Brahms's Song of the Fates and Franz Schubert 's Mass in Flat Major.
The soloists are Rosa
Mannion (soprano),
Stella Doufexis (mezzo-soprano), Toby Spence (tenor) and Nathan Berg (bass baritone). Between these two pieces, the French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet plays
Chopin'sfolk-inspired Piano Concerto No 2 in F Minor.
The interval film documents the last six years of Viennese composer Schubert's life.
Dr Anthony Storr comments on his depression while Elizabeth Norman McKay provides biographical detail. Tenor John Graham Hall , accompanied by lain Bumside , performs excerpts from the great song-cycles.
SIMULTANEOUS BROADCAST with Radio 3 Director David Stevens : Series producer
Caroline Speed Stereo .......

Contributors

Unknown:
Royal Albert
Introduced By:
Michael Berkeley.
Conductor:
Jiri Belohlavek
Conductor:
Franz Schubert
Soprano:
Stella Doufexis
Mezzo-Soprano:
Toby Spence
Mezzo-Soprano:
Nathan Berg
Pianist:
Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Unknown:
Dr Anthony Storr
Unknown:
Elizabeth Norman McKay
Tenor:
John Graham Hall
Accompanied By:
Lain Bumside
Director:
David Stevens
on BBC Two England

The anarchic black comedy.
Gas. For Richie and Eddie, sex, death and poker are on the menu.
Written by Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson Director/Producer Ed Bye
Repeat Stereo Subtitled ...........

Contributors

Written By:
Rik Mayall
Written By:
Adrian Edmondson
Richie:
Rik Mayall
Eddie:
Adrian Edmondson
Gasman:
Mark Lambert
Mr Rottweiler:
Brian Glover
Lolly:
Gabi Valenti

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Series 1

Episode 2: Gas

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anarchic comedy. When the gas man cometh, Richie and Eddie are in danger of being exposed for the theft of neighbour Mr Rottweiller's gas supply. Show more

Contributors

Richie:
Rik Mayall
Mr Rottweiller:
Brian Glover
Gas man:
Mark Lambert
Writer:
Rik Mayall
Director:
Ed Bye

A new six-part series of the Scottish comedy starring Gregor Fisher
Fast. Crisis hits the Nesbitt household when Rab's benefit is suspended, forcing him to seek profitable employment. See today's choices.
Written by Ian Pattison
Director/Producer Colin Gilbert
♦ Gregor Fisher Questionnaire: page 18

Contributors

Unknown:
Gregor Fisher
Written By:
Ian Pattison
Rab C Nesbitt:
Gregor Fisher
Mary Nesbitt:
Elaine C Smith
Gash Nesbitt:
Andrew Fairlie
Screech:
David McKay
JamesieCotter:
Tony Roper
Andra:
Brian Pettifer
Dodie:
Iain McColl
Norrie:
John Kazek
DSS assistant:
Katy Murphy
Police sergeant:
Alec Heggie
Rookie policeman:
Andy Milarvie
Leslie:
Jimmy Chisolm
Job applicant:
Sandy Nelson
Large jogger:
Iain Gouck

The first in a new eight-part series in which Nick Hancock is joined by celebrities who discuss their pet hates.
In tonight's programme, Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson talks about his dislike of flies, vegetarians and caravans. See today's choices.
Director Geraldine Dowd; Producer Lissa Evans Stereo Subtitled.....
Followed by Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Hancock
Guest:
Jeremy Clarkson
Director:
Geraldine Dowd
Producer:
Lissa Evans

Comedy starring
LilyTomlin Charles Grodin
When housewife Pat Kramer begins shrinking, consumer firms and the media fall over themselves to exploit her. much to the delight of her advertising executive husband, Vance. But evil scientists also want to jump on the bandwagon with their own sinister plans.
Director Joel Schumacher (1981) * See Films: pages 48-53 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Lilytomlin Charles Grodin
Unknown:
Pat Kramer
Director:
Joel SchumacHer
Pat Kramer:
Lily Tomlin
Judith Beasley:
Lily Tomlin
Vance Kramer:
Charles Grodin
Dan Beame:
Ned Beatty
Dr Eugene Nortz:
Henry Gibson
Dr Ruth Ruth:
Elizabeth Wilson
Rob:
Mark Blankfield
Concepcion:
Maria Smith
Sandra Dyson:
Pamela Bellwood
Tom Keller:
John Glover
Logan Carver:
Nicholas Hormann

Comedy starring Dean Martin, Kim Novak

When Dino, a pop singer with his mind set firmly on the opposite sex, passes through the Nevada town of Climax, the local garage attendant sees an opportunity to interest him in his songs. His tempting bait is the curvaceous local bar hostess.
Showing in widescreen format.
(1964, PG) (Black and white)
See Films: pages 48-53

Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Director:
Billy Wilder
Dino:
Dean Martin
Polly the pistol:
Kim Novak
Orville J Spooner:
Ray Walston
Zelda Spooner:
Felicia Farr
Barney Millsap:
Cliff Osmond
Big Bertha:
Barbara Pepper
Mrs Pettibone:
Doro Merande
Mr Pettibone:
Howard McNear
Smith:
Henry Gibson
Wesson:
Alan Dexter

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