BBC programs, was DVD regions

Melissa Proffitt Melissa at
Mon Sep 22 11:17:48 EDT 2003

On Mon, 22 Sep 2003 11:34:25 +0100, minnow at wrote:

>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.

Oh, my kids would love this.  We read it last year and it went over very
well.  If it *is* good, of course...don't you love those little caveats?

Melissa Proffitt

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