Movie to Watch My Left Foot [DVD]: Amazon.co.uk: Daniel Day-Lewis, Ray McAnally, Brenda Fricker, Ruth McCabe, Fiona Shaw, Eanna MacLiam, Alison Whelan, Declan Croghan, Cyril Cusack, Hugh O'Conor, Jim Sheridan, Noel Pearson: Film & TV
Directed by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger. With David Niven, Margaret Leighton, Cyril Cusack, Jack Hawkins. A British aristocrat goes in disguise to France to rescue people from The Terror of the guillotine.
Ray Galton and Alan Simpson script this 1970s BBC adaptation of the novel by Gabriel Chevallier. The programme follows life in the small French village of Clochmerle, where plans to install a public urinal in the village square trigger a series of disagreements between the many institutions and individuals in competition for power. Cyril Cusack, Wendy Hiller and Kenneth Griffith are among the stars, with narration from Peter Ustinov