Talking Pictures TV – Highlights

If you love old films then there really is only one television channel in the UK to watch, Talking Pictures TV. It’s full of rarely seen films along with many classics with the likes of Peter Sellers, Stanley Baker, Dirk Bogarde, Alastair Sim & Will Hay for instance. Plus comedy from the great Laurel and Hardy. But that’s not all as they also show old TV series such as Scotland Yard, Public Eye, The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre, The Gentle Touch & A Family At War.

You can find Talking Pictures TV on Sky 328 | Virgin 445 | Freeview 81 | Freesat 306
Talking Pictures TV –

These are the highlights for this month:

DateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
Thu30/07/202023:10Take a Girl Like You 1970Comedy - Stars Hayley Mills, Oliver Reed, Noel Harrison
Fri31/07/202011:25Sabotage (1937)Thriller. Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, John Loder
Fri31/07/202018:40The Black Orchid (1959)Stars Sophia Loren, Jimmy Baird, Anthony Quinn, Ina Balin
Fri31/07/202022:00Phase IV (1974)Sci-fi - Stars Michael Murphy, Nigel Davenport & Lynne Frederick
Sat01/08/202009:30Penny and the Pownall Case (1948)Drama - Stars Ralph Michael, Peggy Evans and Christopher Lee
Sat01/08/202015:15The One That Got Away (1957)Drama - Stars Hardy Kruger, Colin Gordon & Michael Goodliffe
Sun02/08/202006:00The Headless Ghost (1959)Comedy - Stars Richard Lyon, Liliane Sottane, David Rose
Sun02/08/202009:10Ghosts on the Loose (1943)Comedy - Stars Bela Lugosi & Ava Gardner
Mon03/08/202007:10The Ghost of Monk's Island (1966)Action - Stars Pierre Bedenes, Lucinda Jackson & Peter Bartlett
Mon03/08/202016:20The Vengeance of Fu Manchu (1967)Horror - Stars Christopher Lee
Mon03/08/202023:00Billy Liar (1963)Comedy - Stars Tom Courtenay, Julie Christie & Wilfred Pickles
Tue04/08/202021:00BudgieTV Series
Wed05/08/202014:40On The Double (1961)Comedy - Stars Danny Kaye, Dana Wynter & Wilfrid Hyde-White
05/08/202019:10Nurse on Wheels (1963)Comedy - Stars Juliet Mills, Ronald Lewis, Joan Sims
Thu06/08/202011:45The Ghost Train (1941)Comedy - Stars Arthur Askey, Richard Murdoch & Kathleen Harrison
Fri07/08/202023:40The Driver (1978)Action - Stars Ryan O'Neal, Bruce Dern, Isabelle Adjani
Sat08/08/202014:50Foul Play (1978)Comedy - Stars Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase & Burgess Meredith
Sun09/08/202009:00RunaroundChildrens TV Series
Sun09/08/202011:15Orders Are Orders (1954)Comedy - Stars Tony Hancock, Sid James & Peter Sellers

Many of the films shown are also now available on Blu-ray and DVD.