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Jimmy McGovern's Moving On

Series 2

Episode 1: Sauce for the Goose

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Drama. Divorcee Anne falls in love with a computer repair man, but problems arise when sister Lynne suggests their mother belongs in a care home. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Drama telling the remarkable true story of Agatha Christie, the queen of crime and the best-selling novelist of the 20th century. Christie kept her life and her world a mystery. Show more

Contributors

Agatha Christie:
Olivia Williams
Agatha Christie:
Anna Massey
Archie Christie:
Raymond Coulthard
Psychiatrist:
Stephen Boxer

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Drama series based on Thomas Hardy's novel. When Angel confesses to a dishonourable event in his past, Tess at last tells him about her relationship with Alec D'Urberville. Show more

Contributors

Tess Durbeyfield:
Gemma Arterton
Alec D'Urberville:
Hans Matheson
Angel Clare:
Eddie Redmayne
Joan Durbeyfield:
Ruth Jones
Parson Tringham:
Donald Sumpter
John Durbeyfield:
Ian Puleston-Davies
Mrs D'Urberville:
Anna Massey
Producer:
David Snodin

Duration: 1 hour, 56 minutes

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

Hitchcock thriller. A troubled man is hardly aware of a serial killer stalking London until a new attack makes him the police's only suspect. Show more

Contributors

Richard Blaney:
Jon Finch
Chief Inspector Oxford:
Alec McCowen
Robert Rusk:
Barry Foster
Hetty Porter:
Billie Whitelaw
Babs Milligan:
Anna Massey
Brenda Blaney:
Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Felix Forsythe:
Bernard Cribbins
Mrs Oxford:
Vivien Merchant
Johnny Porter:
Clive Swift
Sergeant Spearman:
Michael Bates
Monica Barling:
Jean Marsh
Mrs Davison:
Madge Ryan
Sir George:
John Boxer
Neville Salt:
George Tovey
Hotel Porter:
Jimmy Gardner

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

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

Romantic drama about two academics attempting to hold onto the discovery that a Victorian writer's romantic poems were penned for his lover, not his wife. Gwyneth Paltrow stars. Show more

Contributors

Maud Bailey:
Gwyneth Paltrow
Roland Michell:
Aaron Eckhart
Randolph Henry Ash:
Jeremy Northam
Christabel LaMotte:
Jennifer Ehle
Blanche Glover:
Lena Headey
Ellen Ash:
Holly Aird
Fergus Wolfe:
Toby Stephens
Cropper:
Trevor Eve
Blackadder:
Tom Hickey
Lady Bailey:
Anna Massey
Sir George:
Graham Crowden
Director:
Neil LaBute

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Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Adaptation of Oscar Wilde's masterpiece, set in 1890s England. A comedy of mistaken identity ensues when two gentlemen friends use the same alias to pursue the women they love. Show more

Contributors

Lady Bracknell:
Judi Dench
Dr Chasuble:
Tom Wilkinson
Miss Prism:
Anna Massey
Gribsby:
Charles Kay
Pew opener:
Cyril Shaps
Director:
Oliver Parker

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Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Last of the drama series based on Thomas Hardy's novel. Tess pleads with Angel to return home, all the while being relentlessly pursued by Alec. Will she find happiness? Show more

Contributors

Tess Durbeyfield:
Gemma Arterton
Alec D'Urberville:
Hans Matheson
Angel Clare:
Eddie Redmayne
Joan Durbeyfield:
Ruth Jones
Parson Tringham:
Donald Sumpter
John Durbeyfield:
Ian Puleston-Davies
Mrs D'Urberville:
Anna Massey
Producer:
David Snodin

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Four-part series based on the novel by Thomas Hardy. The beautiful and innocent Tess Durbeyfield is forced by hardship to seek support from her 'relatives', the D'Urbervilles. Show more

Contributors

Tess Durbeyfield:
Gemma Arterton
Alec D'Urberville:
Hans Matheson
Angel Clare:
Eddie Redmayne
Joan Durbeyfield:
Ruth Jones
Parson Tringham:
Donald Sumpter
John Durbeyfield:
Ian Puleston-Davies
Mrs D'Urberville:
Anna Massey
Producer:
David Snodin

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series based on the novel by Thomas Hardy. Tess returns home in confusion and shame, but finds work on a dairy farm where she meets the handsome Angel Clare again. Show more

Contributors

Tess Durbeyfield:
Gemma Arterton
Alec D'Urberville:
Hans Matheson
Angel Clare:
Eddie Redmayne
Joan Durbeyfield:
Ruth Jones
Parson Tringham:
Donald Sumpter
John Durbeyfield:
Ian Puleston-Davies
Mrs D'Urberville:
Anna Massey
Producer:
David Snodin

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

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

Comedy with Sacha Tarter and Susannah York. Sacha is a male gigolo plying his trade around London's Mayfair. When pimp Trevor stands in for Sacha, he is tempted by the work. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Heart-warming drama. A widow (Joan Plowright) meets a young writer, who becomes her surrogate grandson. She wants to retain some independence, while he seeks inspiration. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Palfrey:
Joan Plowright
Ludovic Meyer:
Rupert Friend
Mrs Arbuthnot:
Anna Massey
Gwendolyn:
Zoe Tapper
Mr Osborne:
Robert Lang
Mrs Post:
Marcia Warren
Mrs Burton:
Georgina Hale
Mrs De Salis:
Millicent Martin
Mrs Meyer:
Clare Higgins
Violet:
Emma Pike
Summers, The Doorman:
Timothy Bateson
Director:
Dan Ireland
Writer:
Ruth Sacks

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The Pallisers

Episode 7

Duration: 51 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Drama based on the six political novels by Anthony Trollope. John Grey and Alice have married. Plantagenet waits to see if he will be offered the exchequer again.

Contributors

Dolly Longstaffe:
Donald Pickering
Glenorca M'Cluskie:
Susan Hampshire
Plantagenet Palliser:
Philip Latham
Phineas Finn:
Donal McCann
Duke of Bungay:
Roger Livesey
Collingwood:
Maurice Quick
Laura Standish:
Anna Massey
Robert Kennedy:
Derek Godfrey
Barrington Erle:
Moray Watson
Lawrence Fitzgibbon:
Neil Stacy
Director:
Hugh David

The Pallisers

Episode 11

Duration: 53 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Drama based on the six political novels by Anthony Trollope. Phineas finds that his career as undersecretary of the colonies is in jeopardy. Show more

Contributors

Glenorca M'Cluskie:
Susan Hampshire
Duke of Ominum:
Roland Culver
Madame Max Goesler:
Barbara Murray
Violet Effingham:
Mel Martin
Lord Chiltern:
John Hallam
Plantagenet Pallister:
Philip Latham
Robert Kennedy:
Derek Godfrey
Phineas Finn:
Donal McCann
Laura Kennedy:
Anna Massey
Director:
Hugh David

The Pallisers

Episode 15

Duration: 52 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Drama based on the six political novels by Anthony Trollope. Lizzie has resigned herself to the loss of the Eustace diamonds and married Rev Emilius. Show more

Contributors

Glenorca M'Cluskie:
Susan Hampshire
Plantagenet Pallister:
Philip Latham
Duke of Omnium:
Roland Culver
Lord Brentford:
Lockwood West
Barrington Erle:
Moray Watson
Madame Max Goesler:
Barbara Murray
Dolly Longstaffe:
Donald Pickering
Robert Kennedy:
Derek Godfrey
Collingwood:
Maurice Quick
Laura Standish:
Anna Massey
Mr Bonteen:
Peter Sallis
Phineas Finn:
Donal McCann
Rev Emilius:
Anthony Ainley
Quintus Slide:
Clifford Rose
Director:
Hugh David

The Pallisers

Episode 12

Duration: 51 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Madame Max refuses the Duke of Omnium's proposal after Glencora's intervention. Phineas helps Laura flee from Kennedy at the garden party.

Contributors

Glenorca M'Cluskie:
Susan Hampshire
Plantagenet Pallister:
Philip Latham
Duke of Omnium:
Roland Culver
Barrington Ehle:
Moray Watson
Madame Max Goesler:
Barbara Murray
Robert Kennedy:
Derek Godfrey
Phineas Finn:
Donal McCann
Collingwood:
Maurice Quick
Laura Kennedy:
Anna Massey
Director:
Hugh David

The Pallisers

Episode 16

Duration: 52 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Drama based on the novels by Anthony Trollope. Phineas's career suffers because of rumours about his relationship with the Kennedys. Show more

Contributors

Glencora M'Clusckie:
Susan Hampshire
Plantagenet Palliser:
Philip Latham
Barrington Erle:
Moray Watson
Marie Goesler:
Barbara Murray
Dolly Longstaffe:
Donald Pickering
Phineas Finn:
Donal McCann
Duke of St Bungay:
Roger Livesey
Collingwood:
Maurice Quick
Laura Kennedy:
Anna Massey
Director:
Hugh David

The Pallisers

Episode 19

Duration: 52 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Drama based on the novels by Anthony Trollope. Laura's husband has died and she has become a rich woman. Marie is in Prague investigating Emilius's background. Show more

Contributors

Glencora M'Cluskie:
Susan Hampshire
Plantaganet Palliser:
Philip Latham
Barrington Erle:
Moray Watson
Marie Finn:
Barbara Murray
Lord Chiltern:
John Hallam
Dolly Longstaffe:
Donald Pickering
Phineas Finn:
Donal McCann
Duke of St Bungay:
Roger Livesey
Collingwood:
Maurice Quick
Laura Kennedy:
Anna Massey
Violet Chiltern:
Mel Martin
Mr Chaffanbrass:
Peter Vaughan
Sir Gregory Grogram:
John Phillips
Lord Chief Justice:
Carleton Hobbs
Mr Gresham:
Robin Bailey
Mr Bonteen:
Peter Sallis
Rev Emilius:
Anthony Ainley
Gerard Maule:
Jeremy Clyde
Adelaide Palliser:
Jo Kendall
Peter Praska:
Brian Coburn
Clerk of the Court:
David Morrell
Photographer:
Jay Neill
Director:
Hugh David