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Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Sci-fi classic. The sole survivor of a crashed British rocket is revealed to pose a deadly alien threat. When all else fails, scientist Professor Quatermass is mankind's last hope. Show more

Contributors

Professor Bernard Quatermass:
Brian Donlevy
Inspector Lomax:
Jack Warner
Judith Carroon:
Margia Dean
Dr Gordon Briscoe:
David King-Wood
BBC TV producer:
Gordon Jackson
Rosemary Rigly:
Thora Hird
Victor Carroon:
Richard Wordsworth
Christie:
Harold Lang
Police Sergeant:
Sam Kydd
Mrs Lomax:
Jane Aird
Producer:
Anthony Hinds
Director:
Val Guest
Writer:
Val Guest

Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Period comedy drama starring Peter O'Toole. In Edwardian England, a lonely son attempts to find common ground with his distant father through a surreal exploration of spiritualism. Show more

Contributors

Horatio Fisk:
Peter O'Toole
Young Fisk:
Jeremy Northam
Dean Spanley:
Sam Neill
Wrather:
Bryan Brown
Mrs Brimley:
Judy Parfitt
Swami Nala Prash:
Art Malik
Nawab of Ranjiput:
Ramon Tikaram
Harrington Fisk:
Xavier Horan
Shepherd:
Bruce Hopkins
Director:
Toa Fraser
Writer:
Alan Sharp

Homes Under the Hammer

Series 16

Episode 14

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Property redevelopment series. Martin Roberts and Lucy Alexander visit a three-bedroom cottage in Yorkshire, a three-storey terrace in Mid Glamorgan and a maisonette in Devon. Show more

Natural World

2007-2008

Episode 11: Elephant Nomads of the Namib Desert

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Martyn Colbeck tells the story of two baby elephants struggling to survive in Namibia - home to one of the most endangered elephant populations in the world. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Rick Stein's India

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Mark Carruthers presents coverage of the Alliance Party's annual conference, including keynote speech by party leader David Ford.

The Best Dishes Ever

Series 1

Episode 7: Cheap and Cheerful

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 6 months

Ainsley Harriott introduces classic recipes from some of the BBC's best-loved television chefs. The menu includes Ainsley's own perfect potato tart. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Talking Pictures

Alfred Hitchcock

Duration: 38 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 4 months

A retrospective look at television appearances made over the years by Hollywood director Alfred Hitchcock, capturing the highlights of his life and career. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Alfred Hitchcock's classic romantic thriller in which the daughter of a convicted traitor is enlisted by the CIA to help foil a Nazi plot. Show more

Contributors

Alicia Huberman:
Ingrid Bergman
TR Devlin:
Cary Grant
Alexander Sebastian:
Claude Rains
Captain Paul Prescott:
Louis Calhern
Madame Sebastian:
Leopoldine Konstantin
Dr Anderson:
Reinhold Schunzel

Formats

Escape to the Country

Series 12

Episode 33: Somerset

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Nicki Chapman helps a newly retired couple with a budget of £350,000 pounds escape to rural Somerset. Plus Nicki gets to grips with some of the county's traditional hamstone.

Natural World

2014-2015

Episode 8: Beavers Behaving Badly

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 21 days

Nature documentary following Drew Reed, a wetland conservationist helping to keep the peace between beavers and people in Wyoming's Jackson Hole valley. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Who Do You Think You Are?

BBC Two Wales

Eòrpa

BBC Two Scotland

Flog It!

Series 11 (Shortened Versions)

Episode 2: Stockport

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Antiques series. Paul Martin and the Flog It! team are in Greater Manchester, where over 800 people come along to have their items valued at Stockport Town Hall. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Heidi Ellert
Director:
Ellie Edwards
Series Editor:
Kate Beetham

Regional Variations (2)

Gardeners' World

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Barra Best experiences how the country's climate shapes people's lives. He discovers that while nothing can be done about the weather, things can certainly be done with it. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Back in Time for the Weekend

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

A look at the people who live the rural life. Jane Treays and Country Life magazine explore lives of those who have been bred into the land, inherited it or bought into its dreams. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Spun Gold TV
Director:
Jane Treays
Producer:
Jane Treays
Executive Producer:
Nick Bullen
Interviewed Guest:
Bruce Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Katherine Goodison
Interviewed Guest:
David Profumo
Interviewed Guest:
Flora Howard
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Hedges
Interviewed Guest:
Rupert Uloth
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Fortune
Interviewed Guest:
Megan Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Annie Tempest
Interviewed Guest:
Nicky Haslam
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Strong
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Haw
Interviewed Guest:
Maurice Durbin
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Sales
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Whyte
Interviewed Guest:
George Ogborne
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Mansel
Interviewed Guest:
John Goodall
Interviewed Guest:
Clive Aslet
Interviewed Guest:
Kathryn Bradley-Hole
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Hussey
Interviewed Guest:
Malcolm Holloway
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hussey
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Durbin

Regional Variations (2)

Queen Victoria's Children

Episode 2: A Domestic Tyrant

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series exploring the reign of Victoria through her personal relationships. This episode concentrates on Victoria's relationship with her daughters. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Denys Blakeway

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

Series 5

Episode 4: Getting the Bird

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Classic wartime sitcom. Walker arranges for Jones to get some off-ration pigeons - but did they come from Trafalgar Square?

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Mrs Yeatman:
Olive Mercer
Announcer:
Alvar Lidell
Producer:
David Croft

Stag

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dark comedy. The stag weekend from hell continues as the ever-diminishing group of friends are joined by a suspicious latecomer who divides loyalties. Show more

Contributors

Ledge:
JJ Feild
The Gamekeeper:
James Cosmo
Cab Driver:
Gilly Gilchrist
Duncan Galloway:
Dan Renton Skinner
Executive Producer:
Jim Field Smith
Executive Producer:
George Kay
Executive Producer:
Myfanwy Moore
Executive Producer:
Rufus Jones
Writer:
George Kay

Genres

Series

Stag

Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

British crime film. Dom Hemingway, who has recently been released from prison, returns to London to claim the money that belongs to him.

Contributors

Dom Hemingway:
Jude Law
Dickie Black:
Richard E. Grant
Mr Fontaine:
Demian Bichir
Sandy Butterfield:
Nick Raggett

Genres

Formats

Line of Duty

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

Police drama series. A brutal ambush on a police convoy leaves three officers dead and a protected witness fighting for his life. AC-12 turn their spotlight on Lindsay Denton. Show more

Line of Duty

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

Police drama series. Following the tragedy at the hospital, AC12's Kate Fleming is planted undercover in Lindsay Denton's Missing Persons Unit. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 24 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

On the first day of the Lebanon war in 1982, a lone Israeli tank and its platoon of paratroopers are sent in to a Lebanese town. Show more

Contributors

Shmulik:
Yoav Donat
Hertzel:
Oshri Cohen
Syrian prisoner:
Dudu Tassa
1st Phalangist:
Ashraf Barhom
2nd Phalangist:
Fares Hananya
Lebanese Mother:
Reymond Amsalem
Lebanese Father:
Bian Antir
BMW Driver:
Iad Nama
Truck Driver:
Hussein Mahagna
Army Doctor:
David Volach
Director:
Samuel Maoz
Producer:
Leon Edery
Producer:
Moshe Edery
Producer:
Ilann Girard
Producer:
Uri Sabag
Producer:
David Silber

BBC Two Northern Ireland

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