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Berlin Philharmonic: All Beethoven Concert


Beethoven wrote a single violin concerto and it has gone on to become one of the great works of the repertoire. As well as providing a dazzling vehicle for the virtuoso soloist it is a work of truly s

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Exhibition On Screen: The Impressionists


From Paris, London and the USA. They are the world’s most popular artists. The works of Cezanne, Monet, Degas and their compatriots fetch tens of millions of dollars. But just who were they really? Wh

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Exhibition On Screen: Vincent Van Gogh - A New Way Of Seeing


From the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam. Enjoying complete and unprecedented access to the treasures of Amsterdam's Van Gogh Museum, this is a surprising new film about one of the world's favourite artist

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NT Live: Man and Superman


A romantic comedy, an epic fairytale, a fiery philosophical debate, Man and Superman asks fundamental questions about how we live. I tell you, the first duty of manhood and womanhood is a Declarati

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NT Live: The Hard Problem


Hilary, a young psychology researcher at a brainscience institute, is nursing a private sorrow and a troubling question at work, where psychology and biology meet. If there is nothing but matter, what

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Gremlins


"Don't expose him to bright light. Don't ever get him wet. And don't ever, ever feed him after midnight." This sage advice is ignored midway through Gremlins, with devastating results. This comic Joe

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Hollywood Babylon: Footloose + 80’s Valentine’s party


Okay, we are going all out for this one. Prom style photo booth, punch, dance-offs, prizes for best dressed,… It is definitely party time and Kevin Bacon is ready to take it to the next level. Alongsi

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Hollywood Babylon: Ninja III: The Domination


“A gonzo masterpiece.” ‘A female aerobic instructor is possessed by an evil spirit of a fallen ninja when coming to his aid. The spirit seeks revenge on those who killed him and uses the female instr

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Home Alone


Home Alone is the highly successful and beloved family comedy about a young boy named Kevin (Macaulay Culkin) who is accidentally left behind when his family takes off for a vacation in France over th

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The Muppet Christmas Carol


Michael Caine, surrounded by legions of fuzzy, felt puppets, plays it straight as the crotchety Ebenezer Scrooge, an old miser who could care less about Christmas and the joy the season brings. Workin

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Grindhouse: Tango & Cash


The feature will be preceded by a short pre-show which will include a short film and a selection of trailers from the trashy, lurid heyday of Grindhouse cinema (Max 30 mins). This explosive action com

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Hollywood Babylon: Modern Girls / Mean Girls Pyjama Party


“Never stand in line. Never buy your own drinks. Never stand next to a dweeb.” Our first ever ‘Pyjama Party’! We’ll have all everything a good Pyjama Party needs – dumb party games, midnight feasts

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National Gallery


The National Gallery in London is one of the great museums of the world with 2400 paintings from the 13th to the end of the 19th century. Almost every human experience is represented in one or the oth

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It's a Wonderful Life


Hollywood's best-loved star teams up with America's favourite director to create one of the world's most popular films. "It's A Wonderful Life" is the ultimate seasonal feel-good film. Starring the un

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NT Live: Skylight (Encore)


This is a recorded 'Encore' show of a live event. Bill Nighy (Love Actually, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) and Carey Mulligan (Inside Llewyn Davis, The Great Gatsby) feature in the highly anticip

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Exhibition On Screen: Girl With A Pearl Earring


Girl With A Pearl Earring and other treasures of the Mauritshuis, the Netherlands. After two years on a blockbuster world tour, the 'Girl with a Pearl Earring' has returned home to the much-loved Maur

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New Year’s Eve Gala 2014


Now in its 4th year, the New Year’s Eve Gala continues to grow and this year we see Pianist Menahem Pressler making a very special appearance. Pressler has made recording and interpretation history fo

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Birdman


BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) - famous for portraying an iconic superhero - as he struggles to mount a Broadway play

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Berlin Philharmonic: Bartok, Shostakovich & Ravel


Maurice Ravel proved himself to be a great composer over many genres with his deeply expressive music. The Suite no 2 of music from his opera Daphnis & Chloe is a work of great elegance, colour and mu

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Royal Opera: Der Fliegende Holländer (Live)


Tim Albery's acclaimed production is a darkly insightful account of Wagner's early masterpiece, starring Bryn Terfel conducted by Andris Nelsons. The Flying Dutchman has been cursed for eternity. O

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Frozen Sing-Along


Experience Frozen, the hit musical comedy from Walt Disney Animation Studios, like never before in an all-new, full-length Sing-Along Edition! Follow the lyrics with a bouncing Frozen snowflake. Join

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NT Live: Treasure Island (Live)


Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre. It’s a dark, stormy nig

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Big Eyes


Directed and produced by Tim Burton, BIG EYES is based on the true story of Walter Keane (Christoph Waltz), who was one of the most successful painters of the 1950s and early 1960s. The artist earned

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Foxcatcher


FOXCATCHER is a psychological drama directed by Academy Award nominee Bennett Miller (MONEYBALL) and starring Golden Globe winner Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Academy Award nominee Mark Ruffalo, Acad

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Royal Opera: Andrea Chenier (Live)


David McVicar directs a new production of Umberto Giordano's passionate drama of liberty and love in the French Revolution, starring Jonas Kaufmann and Eva-Maria Westbroek conducted by Antonio Pappano

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Royal Ballet: Swan Lake (Live)


Anthony Dowell's production of the greatest romantic ballet draws upon the opulence of 1890s Russia. Prince Siegfried chances upon a flock of swans while out hunting. When one of the swans turns in

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Royal Opera: Rise And Fall Of The City Of Mahagonny (Live)


John Fulljames presents a new production of Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's furiously impassioned satire on consumerism, starring Anne Sofie von Otter, Willard White and Christine Rice conducted by Ma

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Royal Ballet: La Fille Mal Gardee (Live)


Frederick Ashton's joyful ballet contains some of his most brilliant choreography. Lise is the only daughter of Simone, a widow and owner of a prosperous farm. She loves Colas, a young farmer - but

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Royal Opera: La Boheme (Live)


A lost key and an accidental touch of cold hands in the dark - so begins one of the greatest romances of all opera. Anna Netrebko and Joseph Calleja star in the live cinema relay. When Rodolfo, a p

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Royal Opera: Guillaume Tell (Live)


Damiano Michieletto makes his UK debut with a new production of Rossini's final opera and greatest masterpiece. The Swiss hero William Tell longs to liberate his people from the cruel Austrian occu

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Berlin Philharmonic: All Beethoven Concert





Rating: LIVE
Release Date: 01/01/1970
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Beethoven wrote a single violin concerto and it has gone on to become one of the great works of the repertoire. As well as providing a dazzling vehicle for the virtuoso soloist it is a work of truly symphonic ambition and musical argument for the soloist and the orchestra. This is perhaps not surprising as it was written in an astonishing burst of creativity that also produced the epic 5th symphony and this concert's other work : his sixth symphony. 1 interval