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Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

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

Drama about a young orphan girl who brings cheer to the misanthropic inhabitants of a New England town when she moves to live with her aunt. Show more

Contributors

Pollyanna:
Hayley Mills
Aunt Polly Harrington:
Jane Wyman
Reverend Paul Ford:
Karl Malden
Dr Edmond Chilton:
Richard Egan
Nancy Furman:
Nancy Olson
Mr Pendergast:
Adolphe Menjou
Director:
David Swift

Duration: 2 hours, 22 minutes

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

The dramatic story of US marines during World War II. The story centres on a major (Van Heflin) who guides the raw recruits through training. Based on the novel by Leon Uris. Show more

Contributors

Colonel Sam Huxley:
Van Heflin
Private Andy Hookens:
Aldo Ray
Mrs Danny Forrester:
Mona Freeman
Mrs Pat Rogers:
Nancy Olson
Mac/Narrator:
James Whitmore
Major General Snipes:
Raymond Massey
Danny Forrester:
Tab Hunter
Mrs Elaine Yarborough:
Dorothy Malone
Private Ski:
William Campbell
Private Marion Hotchkiss:
John Lupton
Private L Q Jones:
LQ Jones
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Author:
Leon Uris

Duration: 1 hour, 39 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Sequel to popular Disney comedy The Absent-Minded Professor, in which the eccentric scholar comes up with more madcap inventions - including flubbergas.

Contributors

Professor Neil Brainard:
Fred MacMurray
Betsy Brainard:
Nancy Olson
Alonzo P Hawk:
Keenan Wynn
Biff Hawk:
Tommy Kirk
AJ Allen:
Ed Wynn
Judge Murdock:
Charles Ruggles
President Rufus Daggett:
Leon Ames
Mr Hummell:
William Demarest
Sportscaster:
Paul Lynde
Producer:
Walt Disney

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Spy drama about two investigators for the House Un-American Activities Committee who are ordered to ferret out communist activists in Honolulu. Show more

Contributors

Jim McClain:
John Wayne
Nancy Vallon:
Nancy Olson
Mal Baxter:
James Arness
Robert Henreid:
Hans Conried
Director:
Edward Ludwig