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19 Jan. 1988
Down Where the Buffalo Go #1.1
Down Where The Buffalo Go is a drama made for television by BBC Scotland. It follows the life of a US Marine (played by Keitel) based at the Holy Loch naval base and the local girl he married. Their relationship is at straining point - she wants to leave Scotland and settle in America while he wants to remain in Scotland.
28 Mar. 1989
The Gift
4 Apr. 1989
26 Jul. 1990
Changing Step
During World War I, a hospitalized amputee falls in love with one of his nurses.
25 Jul. 1991
On the death of her mother, a young woman in northern England learns that her father is actually her step-father. She embarks on a search for her birth father, finds him running a jazz club in London, and learns a lot of happy and sad things about her family that she didn't know before. The title of the film is the classic jazz piece, "Misterioso," by Thelonious Monk, which features prominently in it.
8 Aug. 1991
Escape from Kampala
The true story of a daring prison break. Wycliffe Kato, Director of Civil Aviation in Idi Amin's Uganda was at the airport to catch a flight to Canada for a conference when he was arrested by Amin's secret police, members of the notorious Sate Research Bureau, and thrown into the Nakasero prison. This should have meant certain death, but, along with his cell mates, army officers who had come under suspicion of organizing a coup, he escaped and made it on foot to Nairobi. This TV movie is based on Wycliffe Kato's own account in his book "Escape From Idi Amin's ...
22 Aug. 1991
Out of the Blue
TV play about a video director.
29 Aug. 1991
Effie's Burning
An elderly lady suffers from the mysterious condition of spontaneous combustion.

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