20th-century American male actors in all BBC programmes
How abstract votes will affect the nomination of Democratic presidential candidate.
Death of Elvis. Carter's move away from liberal promises.
Alistair Cooke considers George W Bush's push to decentralise government.
Remembering the man who 'could dance a little'.
A tribute to director, theatre producer and playwright George Abbott (1887-1995).
The frauds of Phineas T Barnum, Hershel Geguzin and Ruldolph Walter Wanderone.
The lives and careers of Greta Garbo (1905-1990) and Jim Henson (1936-1990)
Profiles of entertainers Groucho Marx (1898-1977) and Bing Crosby (1903-1977).
Memories of actor James Stewart (1908-1997).
John Wayne - obituary for an enduring hero.
A profile of trumpeter Louis Armstrong (1901-1971).
Lawyer Melvin Belli, whose clients included Mohammed Ali, Zsa Zsa Gabor and Mae West.
Sports star O.J.Simpson, the national black hero.
Mickey Rooney portrays professional clown Jack Thum.
Profiles of Robert Maxwell and Fred MacMurray, who both passed away in 1991.
Remembering Roy Rogers and some other great cinema cowboys Wayne, Cooper, Hart and Canutt.
Is there any such thing as 'today's news'?
As Britain faces a General Election, questions over possible Reagan second term.
The 1996 New Hampshire primary election.
The mystery of illegal donations to President Clinton's re-election campaign.
Alistair Cooke reflects on Sir Alexander Cadogan, Philip Larkin and Mister Rogers.
Alistair Cooke pays tribute to Bob Hope and Lord Shawcross.
President Reagan admits to having skin cancer removed from nose.
Pundits speculate on Reagan's true intentions while the Carter regime plays on.
How catchphrases become part of the American language.
Big freeze hits farming and housing as economic recession continues.
Remembering the king of the stunt men, Yakima Canutt.