What’s On

Tuesday, 11th August

A Bridge Too Far (1977)
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The story of the Allied defeat at Arnhem in 1944.

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

For the Love of Ada (1970–71)
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Walter encourages Leslie to assert his masculinity after some interference by Ada.

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

Appointment in London (1953)
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The exploits of a squadron of Bomber Command during one month in 1943.

The World at War (1973–74)
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Banzai! (1973, S1, Ep 6)
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The rise of the Japanese Empire, the Sino-Japanese War, the Soviet-Japanese border conflicts, Pearl Harbor and the early Japanese successes in the fall of Malaya and Singapore.

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.

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.

Murder Most Foul (1964)
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Refusing to return a guilty verdict, juror Miss Marple makes her own murder investigation backstage at a third-rate repertory company.

Tomorrow at Ten (1963)
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A crook kidnaps a small boy and locks him up with a time-bomb while he makes his demands in person. When the kidnapper is killed, the police have to hunt against time.

Happy Go Lovely (1951)
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A chorus girl meets a millionaire during the Edinburgh Festival.

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.

The World at War (1973–74)
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On Our Way (1973, S1, Ep 7)
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The opposition to the USA’s entry into the war, Lend Lease, U-boat attacks on Atlantic convoys and America’s graduated responses, the mobilisation of America after Pearl Harbor, the loss of the Philippines, the Doolittle Raid, Midway and Guadalcanal.

They Who Dare (1954)
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During World War II, a group of British soldiers are sent on a raiding expedition to Rhodes.

Acknowledgements

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