Dark thriller. Two family men set out on a fishing trip, but a hitchhiker turns their holiday into a nightmare. With Edmond O'Brien and Frank Lovejoy. Show more
Film noir about a tough, unprincipled city policeman (Robert Ryan) who is sent to investigate a murder in a small town, where he meets an affecting blind woman (Ida Lupino). Show more
Crime caper. When half a million dollars is stolen in a hold-up, a Los Angeles police lieutenant has the task of recovering the money.
In this edition, recorded just before his death, Sir Patrick Moore and his team offer advice to those who are discovering astronomy for the very first time. Show more
Simon Schama recounts the saga of blood, betrayal and ambition that led up to the pivotal Battle of Hastings and describes the profound consequences that followed. Show more
Archaeologist Julian Richards visits the site in Donegal where the bodies of several women were discovered on a remote beach under the sand dunes. Show more
Nicholas Crane travels across eight maps that changed the face of Britain. He uses a 1675 road map to traverse the trans-Pennine pass from York to Lancaster. Show more
Anjum Anand creates a healthier alternative to junk food, including spicy lamb burgers and oven-baked chilli-chicken in breadcrumbs, and sees how paneer and kulfi are made. Show more
A look back at television appearances made over the years by the Oscar-winning actor Sir John Mills, capturing the milestones of his life and career. Show more
Film drama. Determined to lead the first expedition to reach the South Pole, naval officer Scott assembles a team to try to beat a Norwegian attempt. Show more
Coast ventures to the farthest-flung reaches of the British Isles. Nick Crane joins the locals on the Isles of Scilly as they try to wade from island to island. Show more
Dara O Briain and Professor Brian Cox celebrate the night sky. They take a look at the search for the evidence for life on Mars and the latest attempts to explore the red planet. Show more
Dara and Brian's journey through the night sky continues with a look into our distant past, explaining how the depths of space can shine a light on to the history of the universe. Show more
On the final night of their astronomical adventure, Brian and Dara discuss meteors, comets and asteroids and discover what they reveal about the origins of life on Earth. Show more
Paul Martin invites experts David Barby and Mark Stacey to advise antiques owners in Stoke-on-Trent, heart of the British pottery industry. Show more
Classic wartime sitcom. As the first contingent of American soldiers arrives in Walmington-on-Sea, Captain Mainwaring and his troops prepare to welcome them.
Classic sitcom about a disaster-prone hotelier. Basil plans a surprise wedding anniversary party, but when the guests arrive there is one vital element missing.
Comedy quiz looking for quite interesting answers. Stephen Fry has a jolly good time in the company of Julia Zemiro, Tim Vine, Rob Brydon and Alan Davies. Show more
The story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham who, in 1986, uncovered one of the most significant social scandals of recent times. Show more
Colin Murray presents highlights from the men's semi-finals of the 2013 World Championships and action from the women's final.
Thriller. A middle-class city boy (Steven Mackintosh) is completely out of his depth when he finds himself in an abandoned warehouse attempting a deal with a desperate drug addict. Show more