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Sean Connery: In His Own Words

Featuring archive interviews with Sean Connery from over 50 years in the business. Friends, actors and directors including Robert Carlyle, Dougray Scott, Laurence Fishburne, Terry Gilliam and George Lucas pay tribute to Scotland's greatest movie star.

59 minutes

Last on

Mon 30 Nov 2020 20:00

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:02

    Rebirth Brass Band

    Take It To The Street

  • 00:04

    The John Barry Seven and Orchestra

    The James Bond Theme

  • 00:10

    The John Barry Orchestra & John Barry


  • 00:11

    Isaac Hayes

    Theme From Shaft

  • 00:15

    The Meters

    Cissy Strut

  • 00:16

    Danny Kaye

    There Is Nothing like a Dame

  • 00:37

    John Barry

    Bond Meets Bambi and Thumper

  • 00:41

    James Brown

    Sex Machine

  • 00:41

    James Brown

    Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine, Pt. 1 (Single Version)

  • 00:45

    Ennio Morricone


  • 00:52

    John Williams

    Father and Son Reunited


Role Contributor
Participant Sean Connery
Participant Robert Carlyle
Participant Dougray Scott
Participant Laurence Fishburne
Participant Terry Gilliam
Participant George Lucas
Director Pete Stanton
Producer Pete Stanton
Executive Producer Pauline Law


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