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Friday, 16th April

A Case for Dr Morelle (1957)
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The Blackmailer (1957, Ep 5)
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Dr Morelle probes the dealings of a mysterious Spanish count.

Nothing But the Night (1973)
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The trustees of an orphanage die off mysteriously, and it seems that the orphans themselves are responsible.

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

Hot Enough for June (1964)
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A penniless writer is sent to Czechoslovakia on a goodwill mission and finds himself being used as a spy.

Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
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An impecunious heir eliminates eight D’Ascoynes who stand between him and the family fortune.

Tales of the Unexpected (1979–88)
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Galloping Foxley (1980, S2)
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A man on a train journey is convinced that the passenger seated opposite him is a bully from his schooldays.

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.

A Case for Dr Morelle (1957)
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Voice in the Night (1957, Ep 6)
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Dr Morelle investigates death threats made to an elderly spinster.

Gandhi (1982)
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The life of the young Indian advocate who became a revolutionary, a saint and a martyr.

The Great Lover (1949)
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On a transatlantic liner, a timid scoutmaster catches a strangler.

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.

Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple (1984–92)
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Sleeping Murder (1987, S2, Ep 6)
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A young bride moves into a country manor and long-repressed childhood memories of witnessing a murder come to the surface.

Billy the Kid (1941)
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A young Western outlaw is relentlessly pursued by Sheriff Pat Garrett.

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

Conduct Unbecoming (1975)
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In an officers’ mess in India in the 1890s, a cadet is accused of assault on a lady, but the real culprit is a paranoiac who has taken to pig-sticking in quite the wrong way.

The Pickwick Papers (1952)
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Various adventures of the Pickwick Club culminate in Mrs Bardell’s suit for breach of promise.

Assassin for Hire (1951)
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A professional killer is trapped into admitting to a murder he didn’t do.

Rebecca (1940)
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The naïve young second wife of a Cornish landowner is haunted by the image of his glamorous first wife, Rebecca.

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

Fortune Is a Woman (1957)
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[as She Played With Fire]

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An insurance assessor investigates a fire, finds a murder, marries the victim’s widow and is blackmailed…

Where There’s a Will (1955)
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A London family inherits a dilapidated Devon farm and makes a go of it.

Our Man in Havana (1959)
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A British vacuum cleaner salesman in Havana allows himself to be recruited as a spy, and wishes he hadn’t.

The Innocents (1961)
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In Victorian times, a spinster governess in a lonely house finds her young charges possessed by evil demons of servants now dead.

Triple Cross (1966)
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A small-time crook imprisoned on Jersey at the start of World War II offers to spy for the Nazis but reports to the English.

Closing the Ring (2007)
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An old woman consumed by grief following the death of her husband receives a message from a stranger who claims to have found a ring belonging to her that was lost decades before.

Plenty (1985)
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After World War II, the career of a neurotic society woman has parallels with the problems of western Europe.

Ship of Fools (1965)
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In 1933, a German liner leaves Vera Cruz for Bremerhaven with a mixed bag of passengers.