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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

The story of a group of American nurses based in the Philippines during World War II who are captured, starved and tortured in a Japanese POW camp.


Col Margaret Ann Jessup:
Susan Sarandon
Lt Helen Prescott:
Alberta Watson
Lt Katherine R Grace:
Valerie Mahaffey
Lt Gail Polson:
Suzanne Lederer
Lady Judith Eason:
Neva Patterson
Capt Matome Nakayama:
Patrick Bishop
Buzz Kulik

Duration: 2 hours, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One North WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Stirring real-life drama in which a jockey, a trainer and an entrepreneur buy an undersized thoroughbred with the hope of it becoming a world-class racehorse. With Tobey Maguire. Show more


Red Pollard:
Tobey Maguire
Charles Howard:
Jeff Bridges
Tom Smith:
Chris Cooper
Gary Ross
Annie Howard:
Valerie Mahaffey
Mr Pollard:
Michael O'Neill
Mrs Pollard:
Annie Corley
Charles Strub:
Ed Lauter
Mr Blodget:
Sam Bottoms
Marcela Howard:
Elizabeth Banks
George Woolf:
Gary Stevens
Tick Tock McGlaughlin:
William H Macy
Samuel Riddle:
Eddie Jones
Gary Ross
Gary Ross
Jane Sindell
Randy Newman
Director of photography:
John Schwartzman