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
Mon18/01/202110:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
10:30Laurel & Hardy Musical Moments
10:40Venetian Bird (1952)Mystery - Stars Richard Todd, Eva Bartok, John Gregson
14:25It Always Rains On Sunday (1947)Drama - Stars Googie Withers, John McCallum, Jack Warner & Susan Shaw
18:35One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing (1942)War - Stars Godfrey Tearle, Eric Portman & Googie Withers
21:00Hazell1979 TV Series
00:00Hard Times (1975)Stars Charles Bronson, James Coburn & Jill Ireland
Tue19/01/202107:35Laurel & Hardy Musical Moments
07:45The Big Job (1965)Comedy - Stars Sidney James, Sylvia Syms, Dick Emery & Joan Sims
10:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
10:30Noose for a Lady (1953)Crime - Stars Dennis Price, Rona Anderson & Ronald Howard
12:15They Met in the Dark (1943)Mystery - Stars James Mason, Joyce Howard, Tom Walls
15:50The Girl From Manhattan (1948)Comedy - Stars Dorothy Lamour, George Montgomery & Charles Laughton
19:20Battle of The Sexes (1960)Stars Peter Sellers, Robert Morley & Constance Cummings
21:00Quatermass1979. Stars John Mills, Simon MacCorkindale, Brewster Mason
22:00That'll Be The Day (1973)Drama - Stars David Essex, Ringo Starr & Rosemary Leach
23:50The Hunter (1980)Drama - Stars Steve McQueen, Eli Wallach, Kathryn Harrold, LeVar Burton
Wed20/01/202110:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
10:30The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946)Drama - Stars Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott & Kirk Douglas
14:30We'll Meet Again (1943)Musical - Stars Vera Lynn, Patricia Roc & Donald Gray
21:05Reds (1981)Drama - Director by Warren Beatty. Stars Warren Beatty, Diane Keaton & Gene Hackman
Thu21/01/202110:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
14:30Murder At 3am (1953)Crime, Drama - Stars Dennis Price, Philip Saville & Peggy Evans
15:50Witness In The Dark (1959)Drama - Stars Patricia Dainton, Conrad Phillips, Nigel Green & Richard O'Sullivan
18:35The Mirror Crack'd (1981)Crime - Stars Elizabeth Taylor, Angela Lansbury, Tony Curtis & Rock Hudson
21:00Public Eye1972 TV Series
22:00The Boston Strangler (1968)Drama - Stars Tony Curtis, Henry Fonda, George Kennedy & Sally Kellerman
Fri22/01/202110:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
11:55Nurse on Wheels (1963)Comedy - Stars Juliet Mills, Ronald Lewis, Joan Sims
21:00Villa Rides (1968)Stars Yul Brynner, Robert Mitchum & Maria Grazia Buccella
Sat23/01/202101:10Horrors of the Black Museum (1959)Horror - Stars Michael Gough, June Cunningham, Graham Curnow
06:00Stranger In Town (1957)Drama - Stars Alex Nicol, Anne Paige & Mary Laura Wood
11:00Johnny Come Lately (1943)Drama - Stars James Cagney, Grace George & Marjorie Main
Sun24/01/202115:45Cheaper By The Dozen (1950)Comedy - Stars Clifton Webb, Myrna Loy, Jeanne Crain & Betty Lynn
19:00Hannay1988 TV Series - Stars Robert Powell
Mon25/01/202106:00Mad About Men (1954)Comedy - Stars Glynis Johns, Donald Sinden, Anne Crawford
09:20Laurel & Hardy Musical Moments
10:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
10:30The Frightened City (1961)Drama - Stars Herbert Lom, Sean Connery & John Gregson
14:05Some Will, Some Won't (1970)Comedy - Stars Ronnie Corbett, Thora Hird, Michael Hordern
15:55The Young Ones (1961)Musical - Stars Cliff Richard, Robert Morley, Carole Gray & The Shadows
21:00Hazell1979 TV Series
22:00The Day of the Locust (1975)Drama - Stars Donald Sutherland, Karen Black, William Atherton & Burgess Meredith
Tue26/01/202107:35Flight to Mars (1951)Sci-fi - Stars Marguerite Chapman Cameron Mitchell, Arthur Franz
10:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
16:00A Stitch in Time (1963)Comedy -Stars Norman Wisdom, Edward Chapman, Jeanette Sterke
18:35The Secret Place (1957)Crime - Stars Belinda Lee, Ronald Lewis, Michael Brooke
Wed27/01/202110:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
10:45Helter Skelter (1949)Comedy - Stars Carol Marsh, David Tomlinson, Mervyn Johns
14:30Teacher's Pet (1958)Comedy - Stars Clark Gable, Doris Day, Gig Young & Mamie Van Doren
21:05Power Play (1978)Stars Peter O'Toole, David Hemmings & Donald Pleasence
Thu28/01/202108:00Radio Cab Murder (1954)Crime, Drama - Stars Jimmy Hanley & Sam Kydd
10:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
Fri29/01/202108:45The Flying Squad (1940)Crime - Stars Sebastian Shaw, Phyllis Brooks, Jack Hawkins
10:00Robin's NestTV Series - Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Tessa Wyatt & Tony Britton
10:30A Gunman Has Escaped (1948)Drama - Stars John Harvey, John Fitzgerald, Robert Cartland
Sat30/01/202114:10The Ghost & Mrs Muir (1947)Drama - Stars Rex Harrison, Gene Tierney & George Sanders
23:10The Great Gatsby (1974)Drama - Stars Robert Redford, Mia Farrow & Sam Waterston
Sun31/01/202115:40The Ghosts of Berkeley Square (1947)Comedy - Stars Robert Morley, Felix Aylmer, Yvonne Arnaud, Claude Hulbert
19:00Hannay1988 TV Series - Stars Robert Powell

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