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Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Wartime comedy in which a loyal Washington secretary defends her boss when his unorthodox methods are called into question. Show more

Contributors

Elizabeth 'Smokey' Allard:
Olivia de Havilland
Adele - Mrs Delancey Wright:
Agnes Moorehead
May Harness Blake:
Anne Shirley
EH 'Ed' Browne:
Sonny Tufts
Branch Owens:
Paul Stewart
Dana McGuire:
Jess Barker
Sergeant Joe Blake:
James Dunn
Senator MacVickers:
Harry Davenport
Mrs Harris:
Una O'Connor
Ambassador:
Sig Ruman
Mrs Trask:
Jane Darwell
Count Bodinski:
George Givot

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Classic Alfred Hitchcock thriller about a timid heiress who becomes convinced that her husband is trying to kill her. Show more

Contributors

Johnnie Aysgarth:
Cary Grant
Lina Aysgarth:
Joan Fontaine
Beaky Thwaite:
Nigel Bruce
General McLaidlaw:
Cedric Hardwicke
Mrs McLaidlaw:
May Whitty
Mrs Newsham:
Isabel Jeans
Isobel Sedbusk:
Auriol Lee
Reggie Wetherby:
Reginald Sheffield
Captain Melbeck:
Leo G Carroll
Alice Barham:
Faith Brook
Jessie Barham:
Carol Curtis-Brown
Mr Bailey:
Rex Evans
Dr Bertram Sedbusk:
Gavin Gordon
Inspector Hodgson:
Lumsden Hare
Mrs Wetherby:
Gertrude Hoffman
Sir Gerald:
Kenneth Hunter
Miss Wetherby:
Dorothy Lloyd
Phyllis Swinghurst:
Nondas Metcalf
Mrs Craddock:
Clara Reid
Mrs Barham:
Violet Shelton
William Howe:
Ben Webster
Miss Wetherby:
Elsie Weller

Formats

Secret Britain

Series 1

Episode 3: True North

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Matt Baker and Julia Bradbury continue their trip across Secret Britain, going north to the Peaks and Lakes. Matt explores a secret ancient woodland on the Durham coast. Show more

Hairy Bikers' Best of British

Series 2

Episode 1: Fowl

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

The Bikers reveal that there is so much more to British fowl than roast chicken, cook up a storm with a duck tikka and recount the history behind the Norfolk black turkey. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Best Dishes Ever

Series 1

Episode 9: Old School Classics

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Recipes from the BBC's best-loved TV chefs. The menu features comforting, traditional recipes, including Keith Floyd's Irish stew and the Hairy Bikers' meatloaf. Show more

Homes Under the Hammer

Series 18 Reversions

Episode 4

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Property renovation series. A house near Birmingham, a flat in Maida Hill and a bit of land in Dunfermline catch the attention of property developers who have grand ideas. Show more

Talking Pictures

The Black Stars of Film

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

A retrospective look at some of the best-loved and most popular black stars to have graced cinema screens over the past seven decades. Narrated by Don Warrington. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Vintage social comedy. A young white woman's parents have to do some soul-searching when she gets engaged to a black doctor. Show more

Contributors

Matt Drayton:
Spencer Tracy
John Prentice:
Sidney Poitier
Christina Drayton:
Katharine Hepburn
Joanna 'Joey' Drayton:
Katharine Houghton
Monsignor Ryan:
Cecil Kellaway
Mrs Prentice:
Beah Richards
Mr Prentice:
Roy E Glenn Sr
Hilary St George:
Virginia Christine

Formats

Flog It!

Series 9 Reversions

Episode 7: Truro

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques series. Paul Martin is joined by experts David Barby and David Fletcher at Truro Cathedral. There is a surprise at auction when one item exceeds all expectations. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Susie Staples

Rugby Union

2016/2017

England v South Africa Highlights

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Highlights from the clash at Twickenham between England and South Africa. Commentary comes from Alastair Eykyn and Brian Moore, with Jeremy Guscott giving expert studio analysis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jason Mohammad
Commentator:
Alastair Eykyn
Commentator:
Brian Moore

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Feature-length dance film. A group of young men brought together by the brutality of war struggle to maintain their humanity in an unending cycle of combat and death. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 2 hours, 18 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Idris Elba and Naomie Harris star in a biopic based on Nelson Mandela's autobiography, chronicling his journey from a rural village to one of the great leaders of the modern age. Show more

Contributors

Nelson Mandela:
Idris Elba
Winnie Madikizela:
Naomie Harris
Walter Sisulu:
Tony Kgoroge
Ahmed Kathrada:
Riaad Moosa
Raymond Mhlaba:
Zolani Mkiva
Andrew Mlangeni:
Simo Mogwaza
Govan Mbeki:
Fana Mokoena
Elias Motsoaledi:
Thapelo Mokoena
James Gregory:
Jamie Bartlett
Kobie Coetzee:
Deon Lotz
Evelyn Mase:
Terry Pheto
Producer:
Anant Singh

Duration: 1 hour, 56 minutes

on BBC Two England

Action-packed depiction of a lesser-known aspect of World War Two. Italy, 1944. A segregated squadron of African American airmen are called into duty to face their German foes. Show more

Contributors

Colonel AJ Bullard:
Terrence Howard
Major Emmanuel Stance:
Cuba Gooding Jr
Marty 'Easy' Julian:
Nate Parker
Joe 'Lightning' Little:
David Oyelowo
Ray 'Junior' Gannon:
Tristan Wilds
Andrew 'Smokey' Salem:
Ne-Yo undefined
Antwan 'Coffee' Coleman:
Andre Royo
Colonel William Mortamus:
Bryan Cranston
Samuel 'Joker' George:
Elijah Kelley
David 'Deke' Watkins:
Marcus T Paulk
Maurice Wilson:
Michael B Jordan
Declan 'Winky' Hall:
Leslie Odom Jr
Lieutenant General Luntz:
Gerald McRaney
Colonel Jack Tomlinson:
Lee Tergesen
Pretty Boy:
Lars van Riesen

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