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SATELLITE PICK OF THE DAY.

On The Waterfront Film Four, 6.00 pm THIS was Marlon Brando's breakthrough role in an Oscar-winning, moody story of corruption and unionbashing on the New York waterfront in the Fifties.

Brando is Terry Malloy, an ex-boxer who is the hired muscle for a group of gangsters who control the Longshoremen's Union.

Terry is involved in the murder of a rebellious docker, but his allegiance wavers when he meets Eva Marie Saint, the dead man's sister.

Queer Eye For The Straight Guy Living TV, 9.00 pm VINCENT is a studio manager by day, keyboard player and back-up vocalist for The Cleftones by night.

In his heart, Vincent yearns to step out of the shadows and into the spotlight as a solo vocalist.

He'll need a little help in the areas of grooming, fashion and performance technique to get there. Along the way he hopes to surprise his wife with a less-cluttered, more liveable home decor.

The five fairy godmothers are on a mission to earn Vincent a standing ovation in the wildly camp makeover show.

The Royle Family UK Gold, 9.00 pm THE tightfistedness of Jim Royle dominates back-toback episodes of the brilliant comedy.

With Dave and Denise's wedding just six weeks away, the phone bill is the last thing skinflint Jim needs. And even if he does pay that, he then has to come to termswith the fact that he's got to foot the bill for Denise's impending wedding.

Betty Blue Sky Cinema 2, 11.15 pmONE of the cult films of the Eighties, Betty Blue made Beatrice Dalle an international sex symbol and made the poster of the film the must-have wall accessory for a million teenage boys.

Director Jean-Jacque Beneix's film is a passionate tale of young French lovers Betty and Zorg and their adventures as they ravel across France.

Joe Millionaire UK E4, 9.00 pm TEN single women are competing for the chance to date a single guy who they think is a millionaire in this British version of the US game show.

In reality, Dom is actually a bouncer who has been given a makeover. The battle of the bikinis begins, as Dom and the girls take a luxury yacht to the Balearic island of Formentera and three more girls prepare to pack their bags and head home.

A Shot At Glory Sky Movies 1, 12.45 am ALLY McCOIST'S acting debut is right up there in the ``you have to watch it to see how bad it really is'' stakes.

Robert Duvall is his co-star in a movie that has Ally playing a former Celtic hero who beats up Rangers' fans.

He's the washed-up star who comes to the aid of his estranged father-in-law and turns out for his Third Division team as they go on a run all the way to the Scottish Cup Final. Keeping a straight face will prove impossible.

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ON THE WATERFRONT: Rod Steiger and Marlon Brando in the Fifties classic (Film Four, 6.00 pm)
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Date:Dec 4, 2003
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