September 23, 2020

1997-03-30 – The Observer

1997 03 30 The_Observer_Sun__Mar_30__1997_

6.20 0PEN UNIVERSITY Christopher Plantin,
Polygiot Printer of Antwerp 6. 45 Energy
7.10 Reading the Landscape 66361292
8 00 OPEN SATURDAY 744211
10. 30 MIUESTDNES IN SCIENCE AND EHGINEEBINB
The development of television. 2618563
10.45 001100 MAISIE (Henry Potter, 1940) Feisty
Brooklyn Showgirl Maisie (Ann Sothern)
ends win the middle of an African rubber
plantation uprising after fleeing the States
in order'to avoid paying her hotel bill. Co-
stars John Cam" and Rita Johnson. 6549768
11.55 THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES .1
’ (Alfred Werker, 1939)
. Holmes (Basil ‘
Rathbone) 'and Watson (Nigei
.. w * '1 Bruce) foil 3 dastardly plan
by arch-villain Moriarty
'- (George 20000) to steal the
crownjewels: 3224143
1.15 FILM OF THE DAY M0111"
071 THE BOUNTY (Frank
Lloyd. 1935) Teetering
" on the edge of self parody.
Charles Laughton gives the
' most celebrated performance
' ' of his career as the sadistic
”“933 speak 0|“ Captain Bligh and Clark Gable
103302 3-0501") plays the rebellious Fletcher
—— Christian. in an impressively
staged. highly coloured
account of one of the most notorious
episodes in British naval history. So
indelible is Laughton's Bligh that anyone
re-interpreting the Bounty story must
first deal with his iconic maritime bully.
Oscar for best movie. (PF) 93286178
3.30 MOGAMBO (John Ford. 1953) Clark Gable
m recreates his originai roie in this toned
down remake of Red Dust as a plantation
owner in Africa who is torn between the
love of two women. Co-stars Ava Gardner.
Grace Kelly and Donald Sinden. 510308
5.25 THE SAINT 9473679
6.15 TRAVELS WITH PEVSNER (7) (S) 546921
7.05 NEWSNIGIIT(11207940
0.00 WEATHER 687872
0.05 BALI. OF THE SEA See preview (1) 917601
6.45 THE BIG ONE WITH MIOHMEL M00013 (3) 577105
10.15 PERFORMANGE: M6005“! 011 THE ESTAIE
Contemporary production set in
Blrmlngham. See preview (1) (8) 6976589
11.40 WINGS OF FAME (Otakar Votock. 1990)
m Gently satisfylng allegory set In an English
hotel, starring Peter O‘Toole as a
celebrated actor and Colin Firth as the
troubled fan who shoots him. 690145
1.25 LATER WITH .1006 1101111710 The Manic
Street Preachers, Pete Townshend.
Hootle and the Blowflsh. maxwell. Sallf
'Kelta and Ben Folds Five. (3) (R) 2074264

2.30 WEATHER 6060805
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