FACTUAL DRAMA OUR WORLD WAR
9. 3 0PM, ABC2
OurWorldWar is a look at World War I for the video game generation. This three-part factual drama has pounding electronic music and lots of game-style point-of-view battle footage. Lurking somewhere in tonight’s second episode is the tale of the Manchester Pals Battalion – friends Paddy, Henry, Andy and Jim – who are in the trenches.
MAD MEN 3. 3 0PM, S HOWCASE Just four weeks to go before we bid farewell to the cult of MadMen forever, and it’s not exactly all coming up roses for Don Draper (Jon Hamm). Creator Matthew Weiner is keeping individual storylines under wraps but the overriding theme is the mindset of advertising guru Draper, whose future hangs in the balance, and that’s true of today’s episode “The Forecast”.
STARS OF THE SILVER SCREEN: JAMES STEWART 8. 3 0PM, BI O James Stewart (right) was s one of the most versatile and popular ar screen stars of Hollywood’s goldenden era. His filmography includes a raft ft of classics including RearWindow, Vertigo, Winchester73, It’sAWonderful nderful Life and MrSmithGoestoto Washington. This special, , narrated by Emma Gregory, ory, covers the highlights.