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Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Wartime drama. Experienced Lieutenant Walker (Robert Mitchum) leads a unit of raw recruits from Tunisia to Italy during the Second World War. Show more


Ernie Pyle:
Burgess Meredith
Lieutenant Walker:
Robert Mitchum
Sergeant Steve Warnicki:
Freddie Steele
Private Dondaro:
Wally Cassell
Private Mew:
William Murphy
Private Spencer:
Jimmy Lloyd
Private Robert 'Wingless' Murphy:
John R. Reilly
Guy Endore

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

on BBC Two HD

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Dramatisation of one of the most ingenious escape bids of World War II, in which British soldiers use a wooden vaulting horse as cover when trying to get out of Stalag Luft III. Show more


Leo Genn
David Greene
Senior British Officer:
Patrick Waddington
Australian in Hospital:
Peter Finch
Jack Lee

Hairy Bikers Everyday Gourmets

Episode 3: Indulgent Entertaining

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Indulgent entertaining doesn't have to be costly. The Bikers share some of their favourite indulgent dishes and get money-saving secrets from Tom Kitchin. Show more


Si King
Dave Myers
Series Producer:
Karen Plumb
Executive Producer:
Pete Lawrence
Tom Kitchin

Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Romantic drama. An ambitious middle-class woman is marooned on the Isle of Mull en route to her wedding, and falls in love with the Laird of Kiloran. Show more


Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

The search for Britain's best team of pastry chefs. The final three teams must present a fine-dining dessert banquet with enough desserts to feed 100 guests. Who will triumph? Show more


Tom Kerridge
Executive Producer:
Richard Bowron
Executive Producer:
Richard McKerrow
Executive Producer:
Anna Beattie
Series Producer:
Tara Jang
Production Company:
Love Productions

Dad's Army

Series 6

Episode 2: My British Buddy

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Classic wartime sitcom. As the first contingent of American soldiers arrives in Walmington-on-Sea, Captain Mainwaring and his troops prepare to welcome them.


Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Walker:
James Beck
Ivy Bandways:
Suzanne Kerchiss
Verne Morgan
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
US Sergeant:
Blain Fairman
Chief Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
Mr Cheeseman:
Talfryn Thomas
Colonel Shultz:
Alan Tilvern
GHQ Colonel:
Robert Raglan
David Croft

The Hollow Crown

The Wars of the Roses

Episode 3: Richard III

Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Screen adaptations of Shakespeare plays. In his quest for the crown, Richard plans the murder of his brother George. Show more


Dominic Cooke
Ben Power
Ben Daniels
Judi Dench
James Fleet
Queen Elizabeth:
Keeley Hawes
Henry VI:
Tom Sturridge
Murderer II:
Josef Altin
Prince Richard:
Isaac Andrews
Paul Bazely
Murderer I:
Geoff Bell
Mayor of London:
Robert Bowman
Bishop of Ely:
Alan David
Keith Dunphy
George Stanley:
Simon Ginty
Princess Elizabeth:
Madison Lygo
John MacKay
Prince Edward:
Caspar Morley
Jude Owusu
Penny Ryder
Torch Bearer:
Sid Sagar
Al Weaver
Production Company:
Neal Street Productions

Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Romance about an ill-fated jingle writer who travels to London for his daughter's wedding, where he finds a kindred spirit in an airport worker. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Drama in which a Moscow housewife and former nurse must take desperate measures to save an inheritance and solve all her family's money worries. Show more




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