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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Romantic drama. A wealthy, unhappily married man falls in love with a beautiful and caring woman, only to have his new relationship strained by his wife's vindictive behaviour. Show more

Contributors

Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Comedy with Danny Kaye. When gangsters kill an exuberant nightclub entertainer, his ghost returns to persuade his meek twin brother to help bring his killer to justice. Show more

Contributors

Buzzy Bellew:
Danny Kaye
Edwin Dingle:
Danny Kaye
Ellen Shanley:
Virginia Mayo
Monte Rossen:
Donald Woods
Schmidt:
SZ Sakall
Ten Grand Jackson:
Steve Cochran

Great British Menu

Series 12

Episode 31: Central Starter

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 7 months

The Central starters feature a humorous take on the unpredictable British weather, a dish representing an allotment and a tribute to Wimbledon's grass. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Tom Clarke
Series Producer:
Sally Wingate
Production Company:
Optomen

Great British Menu

Series 12

Episode 32: Central Fish

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 7 months

The Central fish dishes feature a tribute to Wimbledon strawberries and cream using strawberries and lobster. Another chef uses crab to make a savoury cream tea. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Tom Clarke
Series Producer:
Sally Wingate
Production Company:
Optomen

Homes Under the Hammer

Series 19

Episode 79

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

A bungalow in Huthwaite, Nottinghamshire, a spacious flat in London's Wandsworth and a former shop complete with three flats in Delabole, Cornwall, are all sold at auction. Show more

Talking Pictures

Paul Newman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

An examination of the life of actor Paul Newman, using rarely seen interviews from the BBC archives to tell the story of a career that made him one of Hollywood's greatest stars. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Sylvia Syms
Executive Producer:
Carla-Maria Lawson
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Assistant Producer:
Kate Robertson
Participant:
Paul Newman

Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Powerful melodrama adapted from the Tennessee Williams play. Strained emotions mark the birthday celebration of southern plantation owner and patriarch Big Daddy.

Contributors

Maggie Pollitt:
Elizabeth Taylor
Brick Pollitt:
Paul Newman
Big Daddy Pollitt:
Burl Ives
Gooper Pollitt:
Jack Carson
Big Momma Pollitt:
Judith Anderson
Mae Pollitt:
Madeleine Sherwood
Dr Baugh:
Larry Gates
Deacon Davis:
Vaughn Taylor
Writer:
James Poe
Director of photography:
William Daniels

Genres

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Versailles

Series 2

Episode 9

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Period drama. As Louis starts to doubt his divinity, devilish behaviour tempts some courtiers. Rejected Madame de Montespan hopes a dark ritual will restore her status. Show more

Contributors

Louis XIV:
George Blagden
Madame de Montespan:
Anna Brewster
Fabien Marchal:
Tygh Runyan
Bontemps:
Stuart Bowman
Chevalier:
Evan Williams
Queen Marie-Thérèse:
Elisa Lasowski
Madame Scarron:
Catherine Walker
Princess Palatine:
Jessica Clark
Thomas Beaumont:
Mark Rendall
Madame Agathe:
Suzanne Clement
Father Etienne:
Ned Dennehy
Bishop Bossuet:
Geoffrey Bateman
Gaston de Foix:
Harry Hadden-Paton
Writer:
Tim Loane

Duration: 1 hour, 52 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Romantic drama in which the lives of a single mother in 1960s Paris and a popular, contemporary DJ in Montreal are connected by a timeless love. Show more

Contributors

Jacqueline:
Vanessa Paradis
Antoine Godin:
Kevin Parent
Véronique:
Alice Dubois
Julien Godin:
Michel Dumont
Louise Godin:
Linda Smith

BBC Two HD

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