Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Ron Grainer "The European Years" Part One 53 - 73

Sequel to Ron Grainer "The Australian Years"

Click on individual year in "Pages" list [right] for reviews

1953 - 1959 

Hard Times; Festival of  British Song; "London's Made Of Us"; "Bird On Wing"; "Don't Cry Little Doll"; "Sunday Break"; "Going Home For Christmas"; "House of Carols"; "Before the Sun Goes Down"; "Joanna"; "The Highway Man"; "Men from Room 13"; 

1960 

"A Woman of No Importance"; "The Birthday Party"; "The Facts of Life"; "Night School"; "On The Edge"; "No Wreath for the General"; "Looking For Garrow"; "Maigret"


1961

"It's A Square World"; "Comedy Playhouse"; "Terminus"; Miscellaneous Projects 

1962 

"Oliver Twist"; "The Titans"; "The Dales"; The Six Proud Walkers"; "A Kind of Loving"; "Late Summer Affair"; "Steptoe and Son"; "Some People"; "The Net"; "Live Now Pay Later"; "The Dock Brief"; "A Kind of Loving"; "That Was The Week That Was"; "Station Six Sahara"; "The Old Curiosity Shop"; "We Joined The Navy" 

1963

TV's Tunesmith; "The Launching"; "Shopping Day"; "The Mouse On The Moon"; "The Running Man"; "The Kings Breakfast";  Giants Of Steam"; "Master Of The Signature Tune";  "The Caretaker"; "The Homemade Car";"Panorama";  "Dr Who"; Desert IsIand Discs

1964 

"Nothing But The Best"; "Night Must Fall"; "The Moon Spinners"; "The Finest Hours"; "Robert And Elizabeth"; "Not So Much A Program More A Way Of Life"

1965

"The Flying Swan"; "The Mood Man"; "BBC-3"; "The London Australians"

1966

Music from Paradise; "Take A Sapphire"; "Comes The Time"; "The Legend of the Young Dick Turpin";"On The Level"; Grainer Returns To Australia; Grainer's Second Marriage; "I Gotta Shoe"

1967

"Uncle Charles"; "Blandings Castle"; "The Reluctant Romeo"; "To Sir With Love"; "Danger Island"; "Boy Meets Girl"; "Man In A Suitcase"; "The Prisoner"; "Death Of A Private"

1968

"Detective" [second series]; "Only When I Larf"; "The Jazz Age"; The Grainers Relocate; "The Root Of All Evil?"; "The Old Campaigner"

1969 

"The Fabulous Frump"; "Maigret At Bay"; "In Search Of Gregory"; "The Assassination Bureau";"Before Winter Comes"; "Lock Up Your Daughters"; "Galton And Simpson Comedy";  "Destiny Of A Spy"; "Paul Temple" " Themes Like --- "

1970

"Sing A Rude Song" ;"Man In The News"; "For The Love Of Ada"; "Hoffman"

1971

"The Trouble With You Lilian"; "The Omega Man"; "Thief"; "Theatre Macbre"

1972 

"The Train Now Standing"; "Mutiny On The Buses"; "Steptoe And Son"

1973

"And No One Can Save Her"; "Steptoe and Son Ride Again"; "A Story Of Tankhamun"

1974 - 1981 

Because of limitations to the number of pages on a Google blog post the remaining reviews can be accessed by clicking on the highlighted in orange "1974 - 1981" link above