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:

Day
DateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
Thu31/10/201906:05Monster From Green Hell (1957)Sci-fi
Thu31/10/201907:30Blood of The Vampire (1958)Horror
Thu31/10/201909:15The Ghost Train (1941)Comedy Horror - Stars Arthur Askey, Richard Murdoch & Kathleen Harrison
Thu31/10/201914:40Ghost of Greville Lodge (2000)Mystery - Stars Jon Newman, Prunella Scales, Marc Danbury & George Cole
Thu31/10/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Thu31/10/201919:00Dr. Crippen (1963)Horror - Stars Donald Pleasence
Thu31/10/201922:00Horrors of the Black Museum (1959)Horror - Stars Michael Gough, June Cunningham, Graham Curnow
Fri01/11/201901:10The Hand (1960)Horror - Stars Derek Bond & Bryan Coleman
Fri01/11/201902:25House on Haunted Hill (1959)Horror - Directed by William Castle. Starring Vincent Price & Carol Ohmart
Fri01/11/201904:30Fall of the House of Usher (1950)Horror
Fri01/11/201914:40Some Will, Some Won't (1970)Comedy - Stars Ronnie Corbett, Thora Hird, Michael Hordern
Fri01/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Fri01/11/201918:00Laughter in Paradise (1951)Comedy - Stars Alastair Sim, George Cole, Fay Compton & Guy Middleton
Fri01/11/201921:00Shadows of FearTV Series
Fri01/11/201923:30The Hitch-Hiker (1953)Thriller
Sat02/11/201901:00Invasion of the Bee Girls (1973)Sci-fi
Sat02/11/201902:45Monster From Green Hell (1957)Sci-fi
Sat02/11/201904:10Gorgo (1961)Sci-fi
Sat02/11/201915:30CatweazleTV Series
Sat02/11/201923:50Oklahoma Crude (1973)Comedy - Stars George C. Scott, Faye Dunaway & John Mills
Sun03/11/201915:30CatweazleTV Series
Sun03/11/201918:00Get Some In!TV Series
Mon04/11/201901:50Horrors of the Black Museum (1959)Horror
Mon04/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Mon04/11/201918:00Ransom (1975)Stars Sean Connery, Ian Mcshane, John Quentin
Mon04/11/201921:00Special BranchTV Series
Tue05/11/201912:00The Ugly Duckling (1959)Comedy - Stars Bernard Bresslaw, Jon Pertwee, Reginald Beckwith & Richard Wattis
Tue05/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Wed06/11/201900:05The Brides of Fu Manchu (1966)Adventure - Stars Christopher Lee, Douglas Wilmer, Heinz Drache
Wed06/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Wed06/11/201923:50The Anderson Tapes (1971)Crime Thriller - Directed by Sidney Lumet. Starring Sean Connery, Christopher Walken
Thu07/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Fri08/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Sat09/11/201915:30CatweazleTV Series
Sat09/11/201921:15The Driver (1978)Action - Stars Ryan O'Neal, Bruce Dern, Isabelle Adjani
Sun10/11/201901:05Lost Horizon (1973)Adventure - Stars Peter Finch, Liv Ullmann & Sally Kellerman
Sun10/11/201915:30CatweazleTV Series
Sun10/11/201918:00Get Some In!TV Series
Sun10/11/201922:00The Brides of Fu Manchu (1966)Adventure - Stars Christopher Lee, Douglas Wilmer, Heinz Drache
Mon11/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Mon11/11/201921:00Special BranchTV Series
Tue12/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Tue12/11/201922:00Fear is the Key (1972)Thriller - Stars Barry Newman, Suzy Kendall & John Vernon
Wed13/11/201901:55The Snorkel (1958)Drama - Directed by Guy Green. Stars Peter Van Eyck, Betta St John & Mandy Miller.
Wed13/11/201913:20Caesar and Cleopatra (1946)Biopic - Stars Claude Rains, Vivien Leigh and Stewart Granger
Wed13/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Wed13/11/201918:00Crooks In Cloisters (1964)Comedy - Stars Barbara Windsor, Bernard Cribbins & Melvyn Hayes
Thu14/11/201911:30I'll Be Seeing You (1944)Stars Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten & Shirley Temple
Thu14/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Fri15/11/201907:25The Frightened City (1961)Drama - Stars Herbert Lom, Sean Connery & John Gregson
Fri15/11/201917:30Robin's NestTV Series - Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Fri15/11/201918:40Seance On A Wet Afternoon (1964)Thriller - Stars Richard Attenborough, Nanette Newman & Kim Stanley
Fri15/11/201922:00Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)Horror - Directed by Terence Fisher. Stars Peter Cushing, Susan Denberg, Thorley Walters
Sat16/11/201909:35Hell in the Pacific (1968)Adventure - Stars Lee Marvin & Toshiro Mifune
Sat16/11/201913:45Please Turn Over (1960)Comedy - Stars Ted Ray, Leslie Phillips & Julia Lockwood
Sat16/11/201915:30CatweazleTV Series
Sat16/11/201918:05Odd Man Out (1947)Thriller - Stars Stars Robert Newton, James Mason, Fay Compton & William Hartnell
Sun17/11/201915:30CatweazleTV Series
Sun17/11/201916:00Happiest Days of Your Life (1950)Comedy - Stars Stars Alastair Sim, Margaret Rutherford & John Turnbull
Sun17/11/201918:00Get Some In!TV Series

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

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