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Stalingrad. The legend of German mastery on land was dispelled by their defeat at Stalingrad. Many were killed as the army was beaten for the first time. (BW and Colour)

10.45 Wolf Pack. Defeat in the Atlantic looms for the Allies as Germany's attempts to starve Britain by attacking ships bringing supplies from North America prove successful. (BW and Colour)

Period drama adapted from Louisa May Alcott's novel. New England, 1860s: with their father away fighting in the Civil War, the March sisters are left to be brought up by their mother. Soon they are experiencing the joy and pain of romance. Review page 57. (1949, U)

Contributors

Director:
Mervyn Leroy
Jo March:
June Allyson
Laurie Laurence:
Peter Lawford
Beth March:
Margaret O'Brien
Amy March:
Elizabeth Taylor
Meg March:
Janet Leigh
Professor Bhaer:
Rossano Brazzi
Marmee March:
Mary Astor
Aunt March:
Lucile Watson

Second World War action drama, showing as part of the John Wayne in... strand, portraying the fortunes of two US Navy officers.
Captain Rockwell Torrey is sent in search of the Japanese fleet, while his friend Commander Paul Eddington discovers a personal tragedy. Widescreen. Review page 57.
Director Otto Preminger (1965, PG) (BW)
The season continues with The Alamo, tonight at 6.20pm

Contributors

Director:
Otto Preminger
Captain Torrey:
John Wayne
Commander Eddington:
Kirk Douglas
Lt Maggie Haynes:
Patricia Neal
Lt William McConnel:
Tom Tryon
Bev McConnel:
Paula Prentiss
Ensign Torrey:
Brandon de Wilde
Ensign Annalee Dorne:
Jill Haworth
Admiral Broderick:
Dana Andrews

Written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.
The pair take up journalism.
Starring Wilfred Brambell and Harry H Corbett
(The film "Steptoe and Son Ride Again" is at 1am on BBC1)

Contributors

Writer:
Ray Galton
Writer:
Alan Simpson
Albert Steptoe:
Wilfred Brambell
Harold Steptoe:
Harry H Corbett

Continuing the season of films in the John Wayne in... strand with this historical western, which is directed by and stars Wayne. A re-creation of events in the town of San Antonio in 1836, when a band of Texans and their supporters battled against overwhelming odds to defend a Spanish mission from Mexican troops. Widescreen. Review page 57.
(1960. PG) The season continues with The Horse Soldiers, tomorrow at 6.05pm

Contributors

Director:
John Wayne
Colonel Crockett:
John Wayne
Colonel Bowie:
Richard Widmark
Colonel Travis:
Laurence Harvey
General Houston:
Richard Boone
Smitty:
Frankie Avalon
Captain Butler Bonham:
Patrick Wayne
Flaca:
Linda Cristal

Regional Variations (2)

Dead Ringers

Christmas Special 2002

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Gladiator's Maximus discusses plans for renovations to some ancient ruins with an unsuspecting builder and plumber, and Doctor Who visits cabaret clubs.

It's bad news in the last of the first series, as Brent hears his Slough branch is to be merged. Though there will be losses, his position is safe. Can he let his team down? Peter Purves Himself
A rerun of series two begins 11pm tomorrow

Contributors

Brent:
Ricky Gervais
Tim:
Martin Freeman
Gareth:
MacKenzie Crook
Dawn:
Lucy Davis
Ricky:
Oliver Chris
Jennifer:
Stirling Gallacher
Lee:
Joel Beckett
Glynn:
David Schaal
Rowan:
Vincent Franklin
Finchy:
Ralph Ineson
Donna:
Sally Bretton
Karen Roper:
Nicola Cutter
Malcolm:
Robin Hooper
Stewart:
Robin Ince
Jackie:
Kiki Kendrick
Joan the cleaner:
Yvonne D'Alpra
Himself:
Peter Purves
Asian employee:
Paul Scharma
Man being sacked:
Neil Fitzmaurice
Man in video:
Richard Hollis
Woman in video:
Lucy O'Connel
Office workers:
Ben Bradshaw
Girls in nightclub Ellen Collier:
Tiffany Stevenson-Oake

Tony Blackburn, Gary Moore , Mint Royale's Chris Baker and comedian Jackie Clune guest on another slice of the comic quiz, featuring Mark Lamarr. The ubiquitous Tony Blackburn: page 13

Contributors

Unknown:
Gary Moore
Unknown:
Chris Baker
Unknown:
Jackie Clune
Unknown:
Mark Lamarr.

Miami Vice, Max Headroom and Live Aid dominated TV screens, Bruce Springsteen and Prince filled the airwaves and hardy perennials Doc Marten and Levi's ruled the roost in the fashion world. Singer, model and Bond villain Grace Jones hosts a look back at 1985.
Director Marina Warsama 1 Love 1986 is tomorrow at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown:
Max Headroom
Unknown:
Bruce Springsteen
Unknown:
Doc Marten
Unknown:
Grace Jones
Director:
Marina Warsama

Gabrielle performs her own Out of Reach and Carole King 's It's Too Late, Mercury Rev play their Little Rhymes and Black Sabbath 's Planet Caravan, and Travis offertheir Flowers in the Window and Queen's KillerQueen. Host Dermot O'Leary interviews the artists. More tomorrow at 1.30am First shown on BBC Choice

Contributors

Unknown:
Carole King
Unknown:
Black Sabbath
Unknown:
Host Dermot O'Leary

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