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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Series 1

Return to the Circus

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Acclaimed adaptation of John le Carre's novel. When summoned by the cabinet watchdog for intelligence affairs, Smiley agrees to head the hunt for a secret service mole. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

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

Sci-fi thriller starring MacDonald Carey. Two lovers on the run discover a group of abandoned children, who become their surrogate family. However, the children hide a grim secret. Show more


Simon Wells:
Macdonald Carey
Freya Neilson:
Viveca Lindfors
Captain Gregory:
James Villiers
Mr Dingle:
Brian Oulton
Joseph Losey
Anthony Hinds

Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

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

Alistair MacLean thriller. An Interpol agent (Sven-Bertil Taube) ventures to Amsterdam to find a gang of murderous heroin smugglers, climaxing in a speedboat chase on the canals. Show more


Paul Sherman:
Sven-Bertil Taube
Colonel de Graaf:
Alexander Knox
Inspector Van Gelder:
Patrick Allen
Astrid Lemay:
Ania Marson
The Assassin:
Peter Hutchins
Jimmy Duclos:
Drewe Henley
George Lema:
Stewart Lane
Mark Malicz
Kurt Unger
Don Sharp

Duration: 1 hour, 51 minutes

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

Available for 3 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, 11 minutes

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

Available for 6 days

Classic biopic about the heroic life of Douglas Bader, who became a World War II ace after losing both legs in an air crash. Show more


Douglas Bader:
Kenneth More
Thelma Bader:
Muriel Pavlow
Johnny Sanderson:
Lyndon Brook
Nurse Brace:
Dorothy Alison
Harry Day:
Michael Warre
Robert Desoutter:
Sydney Tafler
'Woody' Woodhall:
Howard Marion Crawford
Nigel Green
Warrant Officer West:
Michael Ripper
Adjutant of Prison Camp:
Eric Pohlmann
Flying Instructor Pearson:
Michael Gough
Wing Commander Beiseigel:
Ernest Clark
Lewis Gilbert

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

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

Based on the true story of Elizabeth Kenny, an Australian nurse whose pioneering treatment of infantile paralysis led her into conflict with the medical establishment.


Elizabeth Kenny:
Rosalind Russell
Dr McDonnell:
Alexander Knox
Kevin Connors:
Dean Jagger
Mary Kenny:
Beulah Bondi
Michael Kenny:
Charles Dingle
Mrs McIntyre:
Fay Helm
Mr McIntyre:
Charles Kemper