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Duration: 1 hour, 51 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Thunderous war epic that follows the exploits of the British 27th Lancers from India to the Crimea and a final, bloody confrontation. Show more

Contributors

Major Geoffrey Vickers:
Errol Flynn
Elsa Campbell:
Olivia de Havilland
Captain Perry Vickers:
Patric Knowles
Colonel Campbell:
Donald Crisp
Captain Randall:
David Niven
Sir Charles Macefield:
Henry Stephenson
Sir Benjamin Warrenton:
Nigel Bruce
Count Igor Volonoff:
Robert Barrat
Surat Khan:
C Henry Gordon

Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Lavish Arabian Nights-style musical charting the mixed fortunes of a poor poet with supposed mystical powers. Based around the music of 19th-century composer Alexander Borodin. Show more

Homes Under the Hammer

Series 19

Episode 62

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Property renovation series. Lucy visits a centuries old building in Castle Donington. Dion looks round two houses and land in Silverdale near Newcastle-under-Lyme. Show more

Great British Menu

Series 12

Episode 11: North West Starter

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Creative culinary competition. This week is the north west regional heats and three ambitious newcomers are competing to win a place in the national finals. Show more

Contributors

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

Great British Menu

Series 12

Episode 12: North West Fish

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Creative culinary competition. In the fish course, Ellis tries to create the flavour of a summer barbecue without using one and Tom and Paul both use luxury fish. Show more

Contributors

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

Talking Pictures

Hitchcock's Leading Actors

Duration: 33 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 2 months

To this day, Alfred Hitchcock is looked on as one of cinema's best and most influential directors. But how did the stars of his films find working with the great man? Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Sylvia Syms
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Novak
Interviewed Guest:
Tippi Hedren
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Fontaine
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Leigh
Interviewed Guest:
Sean Connery

Duration: 2 hours, 11 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Classic, darkly comic Hitchcock thriller in which an adman is pursued both by spies, who mistake him for a double agent, and by the police, who think he is an assassin. Show more

Contributors

Roger Thornhill:
Cary Grant
Eve Kendall:
Eva Marie Saint
Phillip Vandamm:
James Mason
The Professor:
Leo G Carroll
Clara Thornhill:
Jessie Royce Landis
Lester Townsend:
Philip Ober
Valerian:
Adam Williams
Victor Larrabee:
Edward Platt

Formats

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

Series 14

Episode 1: Falmouth 11

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

This edition comes from the National Maritime Museum, Cornwall, based in Falmouth, where experts Philip Serrell and Charles Hanson's finds include an old teapot. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead

Regional Variations (3)

Gardeners' World

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

The Beechgrove Garden

BBC Two Scotland

Coming Home

Series 9

Episode 1: David Emanuel

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Fashion designer David Emanuel traces his Welsh family tree and tries to find proof that his grandfather actually knew Lawrence of Arabia. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Geoff Evans
Director:
Geoff Evans
Executive Producer:
Paul Llewelyn Lewis
Executive Producer:
Christina Macauley

Regional Variations (2)

Debatable

BBC Two Scotland

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 5 months

Paul Rose explores the 79 miles of the Yorkshire Wolds Way. He gets a unique view of this stretch of chalk downland and gets a special invitation to a military base. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Yorkshire Wolds Way

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Natural World

2006-2007

Hawaii: Message in the Waves

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Nature documentary featuring the wildlife of Hawaii's famous surf zone and the surfers and scientists who are fighting to protect it. Show more

Mexico: Earth's Festival of Life

Series 1

Forests of the Maya

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

The temples of the Maya tower over the forests of the Yucatan. The watery underworld is still being explored and holds the key to how animals and people survive the dry season. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Yorkshire Wolds Way

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Gardeners' World

2017

Episode 10

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Monty Don begins planting out dahlias, Carol Klein visits Oxford Botanic garden and Mark Lane finds out how a car breaker's yard has been transformed into an award-winning garden. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Mark Lane
Presenter:
Adam Frost
Presenter:
Rachel de Thame
Presenter:
Nick Bailey
Production Manager:
Mandy Knight
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Drama recounting the true story of Philomena Lee who, decades after being forced to give up her infant son, enlists the help of an investigative journalist to track him down. Show more

Contributors

Philomena Lee:
Judi Dench
Martin Sixsmith:
Steve Coogan
Sally Mitchell:
Michelle Fairley
Sister Hildegarde:
Barbara Jefford
Mother Barbara:
Ruth McCabe
Pete Olsson:
Peter Hermann
Sally Mitchell:
Michelle Fairley
Writer:
Jeff Pope

Regional Variations (3)

QI XL

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

The Blame Game

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Versailles

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Period drama. The king's continued insomnia renders him even more volatile, so loyalty counts for little - as Marchal finds to his cost. Show more

Contributors

Louis XIV:
George Blagden
Fabien Marchal:
Tygh Runyan
Bontemps:
Stuart Bowman
Madame de Montespan:
Anna Brewster
Chevalier:
Evan Williams
Madame Agathe:
Suzanne Clement
Madame Scarron:
Catherine Walker
Queen Marie-Thérèse:
Elisa Lasowski
Princess Palatine:
Jessica Clark
Gaston de Foix:
Harry Hadden-Paton
Father Pascal:
James Joint
Director:
Mike Barker

QI XL

Series M

Episode 9: Messing With Your Mind

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Quiz show in which the aim is to be interesting. Stephen Fry messes with your mind. With Sarah Millican, Tommy Tiernan, Josh Widdicombe and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Panellist:
Sarah Millican
Panellist:
Tommy Tiernan
Panellist:
Josh Widdicombe
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd
Production Company:
Talkback Thames

Duration: 1 hour, 58 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Bob Fosse's musical set in 1930s Berlin. Cabaret singer Sally Bowles is lovestruck by a naive young Englishman amid the city's louche cafe society. Show more

Contributors

Sally Bowles:
Liza Minnelli
Brian Roberts:
Michael York
Maximilian von Heune:
Helmut Griem
Master of Ceremonies:
Joel Grey
Fritz Wendel:
Fritz Wepper
Natalia Landauer:
Marisa Berenson
Fräulein Schneider:
Elisabeth Neumann-Viertel
Fräulein Kost:
Helen Vita
Fräulein Mayr:
Sigrid von Richthofen
Herr Ludwig:
Ralf Wolter
Writer:
Jay Allen
Director:
Bob Fosse
Producer:
Cy Feuer

Formats

BBC Two Wales

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