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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

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Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

African adventure about a man (Victor Mature) who poses as a safari leader in order to seek revenge against the Mau Mau rebels who murdered his son. Show more

Contributors

Ken Duffield:
Victor Mature
Linda Latham:
Janet Leigh
Sir Vincent Brampton:
Roland Culver
Brian Sinden:
John Justin
Roy Shaw:
Liam Redmond
Chief Massai:
Cy Grant
Jerusalem:
Orlando Martins
Director:
Terence Young

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Medieval drama in which the son of the disgraced Earl of Falworth must fight treachery in the court of King Henry IV to redeem his family name and win the hand of a fair lady. Show more

Contributors

Lady Anne:
Janet Leigh
Earl of Mackworth:
Herbert Marshall
King Henry IV:
Ian Keith
Walter Blunt:
Patrick O'Neal

Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC TelevisionLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for years

Romantic drama in which two very different men court a widow. In search of a gift for her son, the widow meets a sales clerk who proceeds to woo her. Her fiance is not impressed. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Horror. Twenty years after the events of the original film, Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) relives her worst nightmare as her murderous brother, presumed dead, tracks her down. Show more

Contributors

Laurie Strode/Keri Tate:
Jamie Lee Curtis
John Strode/John Tate:
Josh Hartnett
Will Brennan:
Adam Arkin
Molly Cartwell:
Michelle Williams
Ronald 'Ronny' Jones:
LL Cool J undefined
Sarah Wainthrope:
Jodi Lyn O'Keefe
Charles 'Charlie' Deveraux:
Adam Hann-Byrd
Norma Watson:
Janet Leigh
Detective 'Fitz' Fitzsimmons:
Beau Billingslea
Tony Allegre:
Branden Williams
Marion Chambers:
Nancy Stephens
Director:
Steve Miner
Producer:
Paul Freeman
Writer:
Debra Hill

Duration: 1 hour, 57 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Second screen version of Louisa May Alcott's tale about four sisters who are left to fend for themselves when their father goes off to fight in the American Civil War.

Contributors

Professor Bhaer:
Rossano Brazzi
Marmee March:
Mary Astor
Aunt March:
Lucile Watson
Mr Laurence:
C Aubrey Smith
Mr March:
Leon Ames
Dr Barnes:
Harry Davenport
Director:
Mervyn LeRoy
Producer:
Mervyn LeRoy
Director of photography:
Robert Planck
Director of photography:
Charles Schoenbaum

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Thriller starring Paul Newman and Lauren Bacall, in which a shabby gumshoe is hired by a wealthy but embittered woman to investigate the mysterious disappearance of her husband. Show more

Contributors

Lew Harper:
Paul Newman
Director:
Jack Smight
Elaine Sampson:
Lauren Bacall
Betty Fraley:
Julie Harris
Albert Graves:
Arthur Hill
Susan Harper:
Janet Leigh
Miranda Sampson:
Pamela Tiffin
Allan Taggert:
Robert Wagner
Dwight Troy:
Robert Webber
Fay Estabrook:
Shelley Winters
Sheriff Spanner:
Harold Gould
Puddler:
Roy Jenson

Formats

Talking Pictures

Hitchcock's Leading Actors

Duration: 33 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 9 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

Murder, She Wrote

Series 4

Episode 11: Doom with a View

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Drama series. While staying in an opulent hotel courtesy of Grady's fraternity brother Gary, Jessica becomes embroiled in a fight to clear Grady of a murder. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Grady Fletcher:
Michael Horton
Cornelia Montaigne Harper:
Janet Leigh

Duration: 1 hour, 51 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 8 months

Gripping action film. When legendary Viking Ragnar Lothbrok brings home Egbert, a Saxon spy, it starts a confrontation that will end in war. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Classic thriller. A decorated Korean War hero returns home but his fellow platoon members are troubled with nightmarish recurring dreams. Show more

Contributors

Major Bennett Marco:
Frank Sinatra
Raymond Shaw:
Laurence Harvey
Eugenie Rose Chaney:
Janet Leigh
Mrs Eleanor Shaw Iselin:
Angela Lansbury
Chunjin:
Henry Silva
Senator John Yerkes Iselin:
James Gregory
Jocelyn Jordan:
Leslie Parrish

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Hollywood Greats

Series 2

Episode 3: Tony Curtis

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Actor Tony Curtis talks frankly about his personal life and his colourful career in the movies. With Jonathan Ross.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jonathan Ross
Participant:
Tony Curtis
Participant:
Janet Leigh
Participant:
Hugh Hefner
Participant:
Roger Moore
Director:
Angus Cameron
Series Producer:
Allan Campbell

Hollywood Greats

Series 3

Episode 2: Kirk Douglas

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Jonathan Ross profiles Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas. In a rare interview, Douglas discusses his long movie career. Show more

Hollywood Greats

Series 3

Episode 3: James Stewart

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Jonathan Ross profiles American icon James Stewart, the good guy who could also capture the dark side on screen. Featuring home movies, many shot by Stewart himself. Show more