P258 ORACLE 258 Sat29 Sep YTV 1900:10      N Saturday 21.20 N POLICE ACADEMY 3: BACK IN TRAINING (1986) Steve Guttenberg, David Graf Another no-holds-barred assault on your funny bone by the lunatic cops who help their former commander George Gaynes to win his battle against a rival academyN Gaynes steals the show every time he is on the screen and actor-turned director Nfrry Paris maintains a frenetic tempoN The humour's broad and blue, in the bawdy slapstick style of the Carry On comedies, and performed to the hilt (and beyond) by Guttenberg and a happy cast. (Alan Frank) more follows > TV Plus 250 Advertising 270 ITV Today TV Guide ghat's On Adverts
P258 ORACLE 258 Sat29 Sep YTV 1900:00      N Saturday 15N05 N THE CORN IS GREEN (TVM 1979) Katharine Hepburn, Ian Saynor Hepburn earned an Emmy nomination for her fine performance as a spinster schoolteacher who makes her mission the education of illiterate men in turn of the century Wales. Bette Davis played the part in 1944 and here Hepburn reworks it magnificently. Sensitive direction by George Cukor and good support by British actors makes the film memorableN Costume designer David Walker also earned an Emmy nominationN (Alan Frank) more follows > TV Plus 250 Advertising 270 ITV Today TV Guide ghat's On Adverts
P258 ORACLE 258 Sat29 Sep YTV 1900:00      N Saturday 22.55 N DESPERADO (TVM 1985) Alex McCarthur, Lise Cutter Director Virgil W Vogel corralled a solid cast for this traditional Western with McArthur as a Shane-style stranger who hflps much put-upon heroine CutterN There's plenty of action which makes up for the obvious characterisation by writer Elmore Leonard M better-known for tough, hard-boiled thrillers. David Warner, Robert Vaughn and Pernell Roberts support strongly; singer Gladys Knight tries her hand at playing drama. (Alan Frank) more follows > TV Plus 250 Advertising 270 ITV Today TV Guide ghat's On Adverts