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The Breathing Space
Documentary about spare time during the Second World War

Category News/Current Affairs
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Film The Headless Ghost (1959)
Three touring college students visit an old British castle, which the resident Earl insists is haunted. Determined to discover the truth of the man's claims, the trio decide to hold a late-night vigil, but are unprepared for an encounter with a headless phantom, stranded in limbo until he manages to find what he has lost. Comedy horror, starring Richard Lyon, Clive Revill and Alexander Archdale

Category Film
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Film Bob's Your Uncle (1942)
A Home Guard soldier tries to raise the money to buy a tank so he can impress his commanding officer's daughter. Second World War comedy, starring Albert Modley and Jean Colin

Category Film
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Midnight Is a Place
Season 1 Episode 9 of 13
Lucas and Anne-Marie meet Eulalia, Lady Murgatrayd and discover why she has been hiding for so many years

Category Adventure
Not Yet Rated
Stagecoach West
Season 1 Episode 24 of 38
House of Violence An outlaw hiding out in a relay station hijacks Luke and Simon's stagecoach, taking their passengers hostage, including a senator

Category General
Not Yet Rated
Season 2 Episode 5 of 6
Peronik A teenager draws a poster depicting an ancient legend to advertise a school dance, and imagines himself as the story's hero

Category Children's/Youth
Film Phantom from Space (1953)
An invisible alien brings panic to America as the hapless authorities attempt to track him down - little realising he just wants to be friends. Sci-fi horror, starring Ted Cooper, Harry Landers and Noreen Nash

Category Film
Shunter Black's Night Off
Short film about a shunter in a marshalling yard

Category General
Film At the Earth's Core (1976)
A Victorian professor invents a super-powerful tunnelling machine that can dig its way through the Earth's crust. To impress his financial backer he gives a demonstration, but his invention malfunctions and bores a channel to the very centre of the Earth - where they discover a prehistoric human race enslaved by flying telepathic monsters. Sci-fi adventure based on the book by Edgar Rice Burroughs, with Peter Cushing, Doug McClure, Caroline Munro and Cy Grant

Category Film
Film Don Chicago (1945)
A failed gangster flees the US for London, where he is taken to be a genuine crime lord and becomes the toast of society. Gangster comedy, starring Jackie Hunter and Eddie Gray

Category Film
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Film The Villain Still Pursued Her (1940)
A scheming lawyer tries to force a woman and her daughter from their home after the landlord dies. Comedy, starring Hugh Herbert and Anita Louise

Category Film
Not Yet Rated
The Adventures of Sir Lancelot
Season 1 Episode 8 of 30
The Magic Sword An insecure knight seeks King Arthur's help in learning to be brave. Merlin gives him a sword which he pretends is magical, in the hope that this will give the young man confidence

Category Adventure
Film Strawberry Roan (1944)
A farmer marries a woman from the city, only to find she spends his money faster than he can make it. Drama based on AG Street's novel, starring William Hartnell and Carol Raye

Category General
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Film Uneasy Terms (1948)
A private eye visits a client at his estate to find he has been murdered, and one of his three daughters may be the killer. Mystery thriller, with Michael Rennie and Moira Lister

Category Film
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Film The Great Gatsby (1974)
A nouveau riche socialite with a murky past tries to buy his way into high society. A young man from the Midwest is drawn into his glamorous world, and witnesses the playboy's ultimately tragic efforts to win back the love of his life, now married to a far more respectable husband. Oscar-winning drama, based on F Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, starring Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Sam Waterston, Bruce Dern, Karen Black and Scott Wilson

Category General
Film Sidney Sheldon's Bloodline (1979)
The heiress to an international corporation is targetted by her father's killers, who are also involved in making snuff films. Mystery, starring Audrey Hepburn and James Mason

Category Film
Not Yet Rated
Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theatre
Season 1 Episode 2 of 30
John J Diggs A man with a mysterious past travels to Mexico where he tries to win the favour of a local hotel owner. Rhonda Fleming stars

Category General
Not Yet Rated
Who Were You With Last Night A performance by the Paramount Jazz Quartet

Category Arts/Culture (without music)
Rumpole of the Bailey
Season 7 Episode 5 of 6
Rumpole and the Family Pride An invitation for the barrister to spend the weekend at a castle turns into a plea for legal help when the lord of the manor reveals he's been accused of drowning an old woman on the estate. Courtroom drama, with Leo McKern

Category General
Special Branch
Season 1 Episode 13 of 14
Visitor from Moscow A KGB officer is sent to London to work with the SB team on security for an official visit. Inman assigns Jordan to deal with him, but nothing goes to plan

Category Espionage
Burke's Law
Season 1 Episode 18 of 32
Who Killed Madison Cooper? Hotshot lawyer Madison Cooper dies on the phone to Burke after being attacked, prompting the detective to investigate

Category General
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