BBC programs, was DVD regions

minnow at minnow at
Mon Sep 22 06:34:25 EDT 2003

Jon Noble pointed out:

>which is an announcment by BBC Director Greg Dyke that
>in future people will be able to download BBC radio
>and TV programs from the Internet free of charge. They
>will be making their complete archive available. For
>Sutcliff fans I think they also did "Eagle of the
>Ninth" once. (and many other things I'd love to see

They did, and according to Sutcliff they got Marcus'
casting exactly right, so that he looked just as she
had imagined him when she was writing the book.

She didn't say whether they mangled the plot, mind.
Just that the one actor was perfect.


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