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Tomorrow, Thursday, 6th August

The World at War (1973–74)
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France Falls (1973, S1, Ep 3)
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French politics, the Maginot Line, the Saar Offensive, Blitzkrieg warfare and the Nazi invasion of France and the Low Countries.

The Counterfeit Plan (1957)
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A reformed forger runs into an acquaintance from his past, now an escaped murderer, who blackmails him into resuming his criminal career.

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

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.

For the Love of Ada (1970–71)
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The Permissive Society (1970, S1, Ep 3)
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Walter takes Ada for an ‘off-white’ weekend break in Bognor Regis.

Windbag the Sailor (1936)
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An incompetent seaman is washed away on an old ketch and lands on a South Sea isle.

The Saint (1962–69)
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Templar is summoned by the local doctor to a Welsh village where residents fear a nearby research laboratory.

The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men (1952)

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A noble archer attends a royal contest, but on the way home his father is murdered by henchmen of the wicked King John.

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.

Bristow (1999)

The Great Escape
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The clerk wonders whether he will ever escape the tyranny of work.

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 Ghost Train (1941)
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High jinks and chills ensue when a group of people become stranded at an isolated station and a legendary phantom train approaches. Remake of the 1931 version, with the lead split into two characters.

The October Man (1947)
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After an accident that causes a head injury and subsequent depression, a lonely young man staying at a small hotel is suspected of murder.

The Constant Husband (1955)
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An amnesiac discovers that he is a multiple bigamist, still wanted by each of his six wives.

Angel Face (1952)
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A demented girl murders her father and stepmother, involving her chauffeur, whom she finally kills, and commits suicide.

Agatha Christie’s Marple (2004–13)
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Murder is Easy
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Ever since a beautiful American woman arrived in the peaceful village of Wychwood-under-Ashe, people have begun to die in a series of apparent accidents.

The Long Duel (1967)
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On the North-West Frontier in the Twenties, British officers disagree about handling the natives, and one of them forms a strong regard for the native leader.

The World at War (1973–74)
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Alone (1973, S1, Ep 4)
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The Battle of Britain, retreats in Greece, Crete and Tobruk, and life in Britain between the evacuation at Dunkirk and Operation Barbarossa.

Passport to Shame (1959)

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A taxi driver falls in love with a French woman who has been forced into prostitution, and strives to set her free.

Reunion at Fairborough (1985)
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American World War II veterans travel to Britain for a reunion at their old base. Once there one former pilot rekindles an old romance.

The World at War (1973–74)
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A New Germany (1973, S1, Ep 1)
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The rebirth of Germany and growth in power of the Nazi Party leading up to the outbreak of war.

Acknowledgements

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