BBC Two Wales Films Tonight and This Week

BBC Two Wales Films Tonight and This Week

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Poster Date/Time Film IMDb ratings Audience Critics Ratings
The Graduate (1967) Tue 17 May
11:15p.m.
1h 45m
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children The Graduate (1967) Comedy / Drama
Benjamin, a recent college graduate very worried about his future, finds himself in a love triangle with an older woman and her daughter. full film details
90%rottentomatoes rating 87%rottentomatoes rating
Audi: 90%rottentomatoes rating
Crit: 87%rottentomatoes rating
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Dunkirk (1958) Fri 20 May
1:00p.m.
2h 15m
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children Dunkirk (1958) War
A British Corporal in France finds himself responsible for the lives of his men when their officer is killed. He has to get them back to Britain somehow. Meanwhile, British civilians are being dragged into the war with Operation Dynamo, the scheme to get the French and British forces back from the D... full film details
71%rottentomatoes rating 60%rottentomatoes rating
Audi: 71%rottentomatoes rating
Crit: 60%rottentomatoes rating
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Whisky Galore! (1949) Sat 21 May
1:40p.m.
1h 22m
Suitable for audiences aged four years and over Whisky Galore! (1949) War / Comedy
Based on a true story. The name of the real ship, that sunk Feb 5 1941 - during WWII - was S/S Politician. Having left Liverpool two days earlier, heading for Jamaica, it sank outside Eriskay, The Outer Hebrides, Scotland, in bad weather, containing 250,000 bottles of whisky. The locals gathered as ... full film details
83%rottentomatoes rating 96%rottentomatoes rating
Audi: 83%rottentomatoes rating
Crit: 96%rottentomatoes rating
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Operation Crossbow (1965) Sat 21 May
3:35p.m.
1h 56m
Anyone aged 12 or over can see the film unaccompanied Operation Crossbow (1965) War / Drama
Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates between German developments of the V-1 missile and V-2 rocket (with a German cast speaking their own language) and discovery by British Intelligence of the weapo... full film details
56%rottentomatoes rating 75%rottentomatoes rating
Audi: 56%rottentomatoes rating
Crit: 75%rottentomatoes rating
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Land of Mine (2015) Sun 22 May
12:45a.m.
1h 40m
Not suitable for children under 15 years of age Land of Mine (2015) War / History / Drama
In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war is handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent to the West Coast, where they are ordered to remove the more than two million mines that the Germans had placed in the sand along the co... full film details
88%rottentomatoes rating 92%rottentomatoes rating
Audi: 88%rottentomatoes rating
Crit: 92%rottentomatoes rating
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Escape to Athena (1979) Sun 22 May
3:00p.m.
1h 42m
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children Escape to Athena (1979) Action & Adventure
During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a Greek island are trying to escape. They not only want their freedom, but also seek an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the summit of the island's mountain. full film details
33%rottentomatoes rating N/A
Audi: 33%rottentomatoes rating
Crit: N/A
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Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017) Sun 22 May
11:20p.m.
1h 46m
Not suitable for children under 15 years of age Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017) Biography / History / Romance / Drama
Liverpool, 1978: What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme-fatale, the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame, and her young lover, British actor Peter Turner, quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort. full film details
67%rottentomatoes rating 80%rottentomatoes rating
Audi: 67%rottentomatoes rating
Crit: 80%rottentomatoes rating
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