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Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Biting Ealing satire about a scientist (Alec Guinness) who invents an indestructible fibre but finds that everyone wants to destroy his formula. Show more

Contributors

Sidney Stratton:
Sir Alec Guinness
Daphne Birnley:
Joan Greenwood
Alan Birnley:
Cecil Parker
Bertha:
Vida Hope
Michael Corland:
Michael Gough
Sir John Kierlaw:
Ernest Thesiger
Producer:
Sidney Cole

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Duration: 1 hour, 17 minutes

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

The story of Robin Hood (Richard Greene) doing battle with the wicked sheriff of Nottingham (Peter Cushing) and trying to thwart a plot to kill the archbishop of Canterbury. Show more

Contributors

Robin Hood:
Richard Greene
Sheriff of Nottingham:
Peter Cushing
Maid Marian:
Sarah Branch
Edward, Earl of Newark:
Richard Pasco
Friar Tuck:
Niall McGinnis
Little John:
Nigel Green
Archbishop Hubert Walter:
Jack Gwillim
Lord Melton:
Oliver Reed
The Sheriff's Lieutenant:
Edwin Richfield
Lord Ollerton:
Patrick Crean
The Prioress:
Vanda Godsell
Alan A'Dale:
Dennis Lotis
Producer:
Sidney Cole