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Today, Friday, 21st February

The Halfway House (1944)
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Overnight guests at an inn find it was bombed a year before and they have all been given a supernatural chance to reconsider their lives.

Jamaica Inn (1939)
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In old Cornwall, an orphan girl becomes involved with smugglers.

Chance of a Lifetime (1950)
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The owner of a small engineering works, impatient with the unionism of his men, gives them a chance to run the factory themselves.

Father Goose (1964)
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During World War II, a South Sea wanderer is compelled by the Australian navy to act as sky observer on a small island, where he finds himself in charge of six refugee schoolchildren and their schoolmistress.

Boys Will Be Boys (1935)
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An incompetent headmaster thwarts a jewel robber.

The Desert Rats (1953)
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An English captain commands an Australian detachment in the siege of Tobruk, and survives an encounter with Rommel.

The Guns of Navarone (1961)
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In 1943, a sabotage team is sent to destroy two giant guns on a Turkish island.

Hollywood Couples

Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton
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The relationship between Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, who began an affair during the filming of Cleopatra and ended up getting married twice.

Georgy Girl (1966)
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An unattractive girl is fancied by her middle-aged employer but escapes to look after the illegitimate baby of her ungrateful friend.

The Gentle Sex (1943)
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Seven girls from different backgrounds are conscripted into the ATS.

Sink the Bismarck! (1960)
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In 1941, Britain’s director of naval operations arranges the trapping and sinking of Germany’s greatest battleship.

Paper Tiger (1975)
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An ageing Englishman becomes tutor to the son of the Japanese ambassador in a Pacific state, and finds he has to live his heroic fantasies in reality.

Raid on Rommel (1971)
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In North Africa during World War II, a British officer releases prisoners of war and leads them in an assault on Tobruk.

Reap the Wild Wind (1942)
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Seafaring salvage engineers fight over a Southern belle.

Tales of the Unexpected (1979–88)
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Parson’s Pleasure (1980, S3, Ep 6)
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A crooked antiques dealer masquerading as a clergyman encounters a farmer, who gives him a piece of furniture worth a fortune.

This Happy Breed (1944)
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Life between the wars for a London suburban family.

The Boys (1962)
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Four boys are on trial for killing a garage attendant.

Discovering Film
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An inside look at the life and career of Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actress Jean Simmons.

Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)
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A rebel princess in a distant galaxy escapes, and with the help of her robots and a young farmer overcomes the threatening forces of evil.

Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
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The Rebel Alliance takes refuge from Darth Vader on a frozen planet.

The Boys from Brazil (1978)
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A renegade Nazi in hiding has a sinister plot to reconquer the world.

Tomorrow, Saturday, 22nd February

Robin Hood (1973)
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Cartoon version of the tale of the legendary outlaw, with characters ‘played’ by animals.

What a Carve Up! (1961)
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A madman fakes his own death in order to murder his relatives.

Discovering Film
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An inside look at the life and career of Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actress Jean Simmons.

Chariots of Fire (1981)
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In the 1924 Paris Olympics, a Jew and a Scotsman run for Britain.

Agatha Christie’s Marple

A Murder Is Announced
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An unusual message appears in Chipping Cleghorn’s local newspaper, revealing details of a forthcoming murder and, while at first glance it looks like a practical joke, the information proves to be deadly accurate.

Watch It, Sailor! (1961)
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A sailor about to be married receives a paternity accusation.

Murder, She Wrote (1984–96)
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Cabot Cove is abuzz when Eudora McVeigh is determined to fill Jessica’s role in solving a local murder.

Mary Poppins (1964)
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In Edwardian London a magical nanny teaches two slightly naughty children to make life enjoyable for themselves and others.

Discovering Film
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Discovering: Dirk Bogarde (2017, S9, Ep 7)
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Movie experts reflect on the career of Dirk Bogarde, the great English actor known for his complex roles in the dark films Victim, Death in Venice and The Night Porter.

The Big Money (1956)
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A family of petty crooks is ashamed of its eldest son, who is an incompetent thief.

Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)
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A rebel princess in a distant galaxy escapes, and with the help of her robots and a young farmer overcomes the threatening forces of evil.

Light Up the Sky! (1960)
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Life on a searchlight battery during World War II.

Aces High (1976)
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In the air force during World War I, young pilots are needlessly sacrificed.

Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
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The Rebel Alliance takes refuge from Darth Vader on a frozen planet.

Next to No Time (1958)
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A meek-and-mild engineer crossing the Atlantic gains confidence when told than anything is possible during the hour ‘lost’ every day.

Spartacus (1960)
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The slaves of ancient Rome revolt and are quashed.

Battle of Britain (1969)
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Summer 1940: England defends itself against aerial onslaught.

Lady Caroline Lamb (1972)

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A noblewoman in Regency London shows her contempt for her loveless marriage to an ambitious MP by conducting a scandalous affair with the notorious Lord Byron.

A Taste of Honey (1961)
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Adventures of a pregnant Salford teenager, her sluttish mother, black lover and homosexual friend.

Spanish Fly (1976)

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A penniless aristocrat sees a chance to change his fortunes by turning cheap wine into an aphrodisiac.

Sunday, 23rd February

A Taste of Honey (1961)
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Adventures of a pregnant Salford teenager, her sluttish mother, black lover and homosexual friend.

Georgy Girl (1966)
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An unattractive girl is fancied by her middle-aged employer but escapes to look after the illegitimate baby of her ungrateful friend.

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
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An adventurer’s life with the Arabs, told in flashbacks after his accidental death in the thirties.

Richard E Grant’s Hotel Secrets

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The actor learns what it means to be treated like a VIP in some of the world’s finest hotels.

A Matter of Choice (1963)
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Two young men-about-town become accidentally involved with the police and inadvertently expose a wife’s adultery.

Tales of the Unexpected (1979–88)
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Parson’s Pleasure (1980, S3, Ep 6)
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A crooked antiques dealer masquerading as a clergyman encounters a farmer, who gives him a piece of furniture worth a fortune.

The Fallen Idol (1948)
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An ambassador’s small son nearly incriminates his friend the butler in the death of his shrewish wife.

Caesar and Cleopatra (1945)
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An elaborate screen treatment of Bernard Shaw’s comedy about Caesar’s years in Alexandria.

Discovering Film
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An inside look at the life and career of Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actress Jean Simmons.

The Small Voice (1948)
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Escaped convicts hold up a playwright and his wife in their country cottage.

A Man About the House (1947)
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Two English ladies inherit an Italian villa and fall under the spell of the handsome handyman, who marries one of them and proceeds slowly to poison her.

Dunkirk (1958)
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In 1940 on the Normandy beaches, a small group gets detached from the main force.

Spartacus (1960)
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The slaves of ancient Rome revolt and are quashed.

The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
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Petruchio violently tames his shrewish wife.

The Password Is Courage (1962)
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In Europe during World War II, Sgt Major Charles Coward has a career of escapes and audacious anti-Nazi exploits.

Nicholas Nickleby (1947)
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The adventures of a Victorian schoolmaster, deprived of his rightful fortune, who joins a band of travelling entertainers.

Separate Tables (1958)
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Emotional tensions among the boarders at a British seaside guest house.

The Jazz Singer (1980)
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Oddly timed reprise of The Jazz Singer, with doting mother replaced by patient wife.

Monday, 24th February

Lady Godiva Rides Again (1951)
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A waitress wins a local beauty contest and becomes a charm school starlet and later a stripteaser.

Tales of the Unexpected (1979–88)
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Parson’s Pleasure (1980, S3, Ep 6)
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A crooked antiques dealer masquerading as a clergyman encounters a farmer, who gives him a piece of furniture worth a fortune.

The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)
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King Louis XIV keeps his twin brother prisoner. 1977 TV movie remake.

Discovering Film
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An inside look at the life and career of Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actress Jean Simmons.

There Was a Young Lady (1953)
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A diamond merchants’ secretary gets fired by her new boss for being too efficient.

Night of the Demon (1957)
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An occultist dispatches his enemies by raising a giant medieval devil.

Salome (1953)
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Princess Salome of Galilee eludes her licentious stepfather, falls in love with a secret Christian and leaves home when her dancing fails to save the life of John the Baptist.

Bean (1997)
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An accident-prone attendant at London’s Royal National Gallery accompanies Whistler’s Mother to America.

Brief Encounter (1945)
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A suburban housewife on her weekly shopping visits develops a love affair with a local doctor; but he gets a job abroad and they agree not to see each other again.

The Guns of Navarone (1961)
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In 1943, a sabotage team is sent to destroy two giant guns on a Turkish island.

Watch It, Sailor! (1961)
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A sailor about to be married receives a paternity accusation.

Brighton Rock (1948)
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The teenage leader of a racetrack gang uses a waitress as alibi to cover a murder, and marries her. He later decides to be rid of her, but fate takes a hand in his murder plot.

Tuesday, 25th February

The Guns of Navarone (1961)
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In 1943, a sabotage team is sent to destroy two giant guns on a Turkish island.

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
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British POWs in Burma are employed by the Japanese to build a bridge; meanwhile British agents seek to destroy it.

Three Silent Men (1940)
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An Allied surgeon falls under suspicion when his enemy patient is later found dead.

The Final Test (1953)
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A cricketer looks forward to his last game but is out for a duck; he is however cheered by the crowd and comforted by his son.

The South Bank Show Originals

Richard Attenborough
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Melvyn Bragg looks back on his revealing 1992 meeting with actor, producer and director Richard Attenborough, who won two Academy Awards for Gandhi in 1983.

Next to No Time (1958)
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A meek-and-mild engineer crossing the Atlantic gains confidence when told than anything is possible during the hour ‘lost’ every day.

A Day to Remember (1953)
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A darts team takes a day trip to France.

Tunes of Glory (1960)
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The new disciplinarian CO of a Highland regiment crosses swords with his lax, hard-drinking predecessor.

The Young Mr Pitt (1942)
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Britain’s youngest prime minister quells the threat of invasion by Napoleon.

The Admirable Crichton (1957)
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Lord Loam and his family are shipwrecked on a desert island, where his manservant proves the undisputed leader.

Two Way Stretch (1960)

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Three convicts plot to sneak out of prison, steal a fortune in diamonds from a maharajah, and then creep back in to provide themselves with the perfect alibi.

A Taste of Honey (1961)
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Adventures of a pregnant Salford teenager, her sluttish mother, black lover and homosexual friend.

Lady Caroline Lamb (1972)

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A noblewoman in Regency London shows her contempt for her loveless marriage to an ambitious MP by conducting a scandalous affair with the notorious Lord Byron.

The Pumpkin Eater (1964)
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A compulsive mother (of eight children) finds her third marriage rocking when she gets evidence of her husband’s affairs.

Wednesday, 26th February

The Pumpkin Eater (1964)
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A compulsive mother (of eight children) finds her third marriage rocking when she gets evidence of her husband’s affairs.

Hue and Cry (1947)

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East End boys discover that their favourite boys’ paper is being used by crooks to pass information.

Going Gay (1933)
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Two Englishmen in Germany fall for a lady singer and try to make her a star.

The South Bank Show Originals

Richard Attenborough
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Melvyn Bragg looks back on his revealing 1992 meeting with actor, producer and director Richard Attenborough, who won two Academy Awards for Gandhi in 1983.

Nell Gwyn (1934)
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The affair of Charles II and an orange-seller.

Agatha Christie’s Marple

A Murder Is Announced
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An unusual message appears in Chipping Cleghorn’s local newspaper, revealing details of a forthcoming murder and, while at first glance it looks like a practical joke, the information proves to be deadly accurate.

Bang! You’re Dead (1954)
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A small boy accidentally shoots a local villain, and another man is arrested.

The Naked Truth (1957)
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Celebrities band together to kill a blackmailer who threatens to expose unsavoury aspects of their lives.

The Captain’s Table (1959)
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A cargo skipper is given command of a luxury liner and has to watch his manners.

Separate Tables (1958)
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Emotional tensions among the boarders at a British seaside guest house.

Raid on Rommel (1971)
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In North Africa during World War II, a British officer releases prisoners of war and leads them in an assault on Tobruk.

Jamaica Inn (1939)
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In old Cornwall, an orphan girl becomes involved with smugglers.

Thursday, 27th February

Jamaica Inn (1939)
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In old Cornwall, an orphan girl becomes involved with smugglers.

Inspector Morse (1993)

Twilight of the Gods
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An opera singer is shot by a sniper at an Oxford University ceremony just as she is about to receive an honorary degree.

The Ladykillers (1955)
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An old lady takes in a sinister lodger, who with his four friends commits a robbery. When she finds out, they plot to kill her, but are hoist with their own petards.

Checkmate (1935)
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  • Thursday at 4.40am on Talking Pictures
A fence for a gang of jewel thieves comes under suspicion from the police.

Georgy Girl (1966)
1 1 1 +

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  • Thursday at 8am on Sony Movies Classic
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  • Thursday at 9am on Sony Movies Classic
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  • Thursday at 9am on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
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  • Thursday at 10am on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
An unattractive girl is fancied by her middle-aged employer but escapes to look after the illegitimate baby of her ungrateful friend.

The Warner Saga

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  • Thursday at 9am on Sky Arts HD
Documentary about the careers of Albert, Sam, Harry and Jack Warner, four sons of Polish immigrants who travelled to America, and played key roles in the development of Hollywood’s studio system.

We’ll Meet Again (1943)
1 1

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  • Thursday at 10.05am on Sony Movies Classic
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  • Thursday at 11.05am on Sony Movies Classic
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  • Thursday at 11.05am on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
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  • Thursday at 12.05pm on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
A girl singer suffers while her boyfriend loves another.

Private’s Progress (1956)
1 1 1 1 +

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  • Thursday at 11.55am on Talking Pictures
An extremely innocent young national serviceman is taught a few army dodges and becomes a dupe for art thieves.

This Happy Breed (1944)
1 1 1 1

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  • Thursday at 12.50pm on Film4 HD
Life between the wars for a London suburban family.

The Way to the Stars (1945)
1 1 1 1 +

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  • Thursday at 3pm on Film4 HD
World War II as seen by the guests at a small hotel near an airfield.

Reap the Wild Wind (1942)
1 1 1 1

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  • Thursday at 4.45pm on Sony Movies Action
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  • Thursday at 5.45pm on Sony Movies Action
Seafaring salvage engineers fight over a Southern belle.

The March Hare (1956)

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  • Thursday at 5.30pm on Talking Pictures
A penniless Irish baronet is forced to sell his land, but gets mistaken for the estate’s groom and stays on to help train a colt for a prestigious race.

Mad About Men (1954)
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  • Thursday at 7.15pm on Talking Pictures
By mutual agreement, a sports mistress and a mermaid change places for a while.

Spring and Port Wine (1970)
1 1 1

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  • Thursday at 10pm on Talking Pictures
A Lancashire family runs into trouble when stern father insists that teenage daughter should eat a meal she refuses.

Friday, 28th February

The Go-Between (1971)
1 1 1 +

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  • 28th February at 12am on Talking Pictures
A tale of torrid and forbidden love between a couple in the English countryside.

Let’s Do It Again (1953)

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  • 28th February at 6am on Sony Movies Classic
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  • 28th February at 7am on Sony Movies Classic
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  • 28th February at 7am on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
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  • 28th February at 8am on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
A singer is outraged with her songwriter husband’s philandering, and pretends to have an affair of her own.

Hills Of Donegall (1947)

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  • 28th February at 7.30am on Talking Pictures
A singer retires from fashionable society in favour of a quiet, married life in the castle she inherits, but the forbidding edifice soon reveals sinister and shocking secrets.

It’s Great to Be Young! (1956)
1 1 1 +

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  • 28th February at 9.10am on Talking Pictures
A popular teacher falls foul of the new headmaster who tries to disband the school orchestra.

Nicholas Nickleby (1947)
1 1 1 1

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  • 28th February at 11.50am on Talking Pictures
The adventures of a Victorian schoolmaster, deprived of his rightful fortune, who joins a band of travelling entertainers.

The Triple Cross (1967)

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  • 28th February at 2.55pm on Sony Movies Action
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  • 28th February at 3.55pm on Sony Movies Action
Fact-based Second World War spy adventure about Eddie Chapman, a bank robber who became a British double agent in exchange for money and a full pardon.

Brief Encounter (1945)
1 1 1 1 1

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  • 28th February at 3pm on London Live
A suburban housewife on her weekly shopping visits develops a love affair with a local doctor; but he gets a job abroad and they agree not to see each other again.

A Man About the House (1947)
1 1

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  • 28th February at 3pm on Talking Pictures
Two English ladies inherit an Italian villa and fall under the spell of the handsome handyman, who marries one of them and proceeds slowly to poison her.

Against the Wind (1948)

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  • 28th February at 7pm on Talking Pictures
A Belgian priest living in exile in Britain during the Second World War becomes a secret agent for the Allies, but his first mission is a disaster, leading to the capture of a resistance leader.

A Taste of Honey (1961)
1 1 1 1 +

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  • 28th February at 11.25pm on Sony Movies Classic
Adventures of a pregnant Salford teenager, her sluttish mother, black lover and homosexual friend.

Spanish Fly (1976)

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  • 28th February at 11.50pm on Talking Pictures
A penniless aristocrat sees a chance to change his fortunes by turning cheap wine into an aphrodisiac.

Saturday, 29th February

A Taste of Honey (1961)
1 1 1 1 +

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  • 29th February at 12.25am on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
Adventures of a pregnant Salford teenager, her sluttish mother, black lover and homosexual friend.

Overseas Press Club – Exclusive!

Tatiana, the Czar’s Daughter
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  • 29th February at 10am on Talking Pictures
A Russian duchess lives a secret life as a nurse having survived her family’s execution during the Revolution, but Soviet agents suspect the truth and are searching for her.

Model for Murder

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  • 29th February at 10.30am on Talking Pictures
An American naval officer searching for his dead brother’s girlfriend in London gets involved in a jewellery heist.

Separate Tables (1958)
1 1 1 1

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  • 29th February at 11.35am on Sony Movies Classic
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  • 29th February at 12.35pm on Sony Movies Classic
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  • 29th February at 12.35pm on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
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  • 29th February at 1.35pm on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
Emotional tensions among the boarders at a British seaside guest house.

Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)
1 1 1 1 1

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  • 29th February at 12pm on Sky Cinema Hits HD
A rebel princess in a distant galaxy escapes, and with the help of her robots and a young farmer overcomes the threatening forces of evil.

Brief Encounter (1945)
1 1 1 1 1

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  • 29th February at 1pm on London Live
A suburban housewife on her weekly shopping visits develops a love affair with a local doctor; but he gets a job abroad and they agree not to see each other again.

Carve Her Name with Pride (1958)
1 1 1 +

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  • 29th February at 1.30pm on Talking Pictures
In 1940, the young British widow of a French officer is enlisted as a spy, and after various adventures dies before a German firing squad.

Hue and Cry (1947)

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  • 29th February at 7.20pm on Talking Pictures
East End boys discover that their favourite boys’ paper is being used by crooks to pass information.

Tom Jones (1963)
1 1 1 1 +

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  • 29th February at 10.25pm on Sony Movies Classic
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  • 29th February at 11.25pm on Sony Movies Classic
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  • 29th February at 11.25pm on Sony Movies Classic Plus 1
In 18th century England a foundling is brought up by the squire and marries his daughter after many adventures.

Acknowledgements

Programme and film information obtained with thanks from myDigiGuide and BFI.