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Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Ken Russell's flamboyant treatment of The Who's rock opera about a deaf, dumb and blind boy who achieves a messianic status as a pinball player. Show more

Contributors

Nora Walker-Hobbs:
Ann-Margret undefined
Frank Hobbs:
Oliver Reed
Pinball Wizard:
Elton John
Preacher:
Eric Clapton
Specialist:
Jack Nicholson
Captain Walker:
Robert Powell
Cousin Kevin:
Paul Nicholas
Acid Queen:
Tina Turner
Uncle Ernie:
Keith Moon
The Priest:
Arthur Brown
Sally Simpson:
Victoria Russell
Reverend Simpson:
Ben Aris
Mrs Simpson:
Mary Holland
Director:
Ken Russell
Producer:
Ken Russell
Director of photography:
Dick Bush
Director of photography:
Ronnie Taylor

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Three HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Three HD

Musical drama based on the true story of the Glasgow Girls, a group of teenagers whose fight to save their friend from deportation inspired a community and won a nation's hearts. Show more

Contributors

Euan Girvan:
Gary Lewis
Jack McConnell:
Greg Hemphill
Mr Jennings:
John Clyde
Mrs McVey:
Kate Donnelly
Awards Presenter:
Kerry Lynn Hamilton
Security Guard:
James McAnerney
Journalist:
Julia Taudevin
Police Officer:
Gerry McLaughlin
Executive Producer:
Colin Barr
Producer:
Kate Cook
Director:
Brian Welsh
Writer:
Joe Barton

Duration: 2 hours, 27 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Musical western. On the rugged trail west, hard-fighting, hard-drinking Ben joins forces with the quiet-living Pardner, but their friendship is tested when Pardner falls in love with Ben's wife. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Joshua Logan
Ben Rumson:
Lee Marvin
Elizabeth:
Jean Seberg
Rotten Luck Willie:
Harve Presnell
Mad Jack Duncan:
Ray Walston
Horton Fenty:
Tom Ligon
Horace Tabor:
William O'Connell

Duration: 1 hour, 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Straight-laced schoolgirl Sandy fell for Danny Zucco at the beach. When they are unexpectedly reunited at the same high school, Sandy learns that Danny is actually the leader of a tough-talking gang. Show more

Contributors

Danny Zucco:
John Travolta
Sandy Olsson:
Olivia Newton-John
Betty Rizzo:
Stockard Channing
Kenickie:
Jeff Conaway
Frenchie:
Didi Conn
Putzie:
Kelly Ward

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 20 days

Musical comedy. Time is short if playboy CK Dexter-Haven is to reclaim his former wife before she remarries. Cynical reporter Mike Connor is covering the wedding.

Contributors

Uncle Willie:
Louis Calhern
Mike Connor:
Frank Sinatra
Producer:
Sol C Siegel
George Kittredge:
John Lund
Liz Imbrie:
Celeste Holm
Tracy Lord:
Grace Kelly
CK Dexter-Haven:
Bing Crosby

Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Fast-paced musical in which a boss of a television show must contend with the efforts of a group of people trying to break into showbusiness. Show more

Contributors

Dan Carter:
Tony Martin
Nancy Peterson:
Janet Leigh
Hannah Holbrook:
Gloria DeHaven
Lew Conway:
Eddie Bracken
Joyce Campbell:
Ann Miller
Himself:
Bob Crosby
Harry:
Joe Smith
Willard Glendon:
Taylor Holmes
Sailor:
Buddy Baer
Director:
James V Kern
Producer:
Howard Hughes
Writer:
Hal Kanter

Formats

Duration: 2 hours, 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Musical about two sailors (Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra) who find love in Hollywood. Gene Kelly is paired with Jerry the mouse in a scene combining animation and live action. Show more

Contributors

Clarence Doolittle:
Frank Sinatra
Susan Abbott:
Kathryn Grayson
Joseph Brady:
Gene Kelly
Himself:
Jose Iturbi
Donald Martin:
Dean Stockwell
Girl from Brooklyn:
Pamela Britton
Police Sergeant:
Rags Ragland
Cafe Manager:
Billy Gilbert
Admiral Hammond:
Henry O'Neill
Director:
George Sidney
Producer:
Joe Pasternak

Formats

Duration: 2 hours, 21 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

The tensions between rival gangs the Jets and the Sharks reach boiling point when Tony, the co-founder of the Jets, meets Maria, the sister of the leader of the Sharks. Show more

Formats

Duration: 2 hours, 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Exuberant musical drama about life at New York's High School for the Performing Arts, where a chosen few battle to get to the top of their desired professions. Starring Irene Cara. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Alan Parker
Montgomery:
Paul McCrane
Shorofsky:
Albert Hague
Mrs Sherwood:
Anne Meara
Michael:
Boyd Gaines
Mrs Finsecker:
Tresa Hughes
Touchstone:
Isaac Mizrahi
Producer:
Alan Marshall
Composer:
Michael Gore
Director of photography:
Michael Seresin

Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Adaptation of Cole Porter's hit about a theatre company attempting a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew. Songs include So in Love. With Howard Keel and Kathryn Grayson. Show more

Contributors

Fred Graham / Petruchio:
Howard Keel
Lilli Vanessa / Katherine:
Kathryn Grayson
Lois Lane / Bianca:
Ann Miller
Hortensio:
Bob Fosse
Cole Porter:
Ron Randell
Director:
George Sidney