Kidnapped

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20030519

Worldwide kidnapping has increased fivefold in the last 10 years. Victims include wealthy back-packers and business people abroad. John McCarthy looks at the industry that has sprung up in its wake.

20040315

Mike Thomson follows the extraordinary story of an Asian born Hollywood film director and his wife, who were kidnapped by North Korea's mysterious dictator and ardent film buff, Kim Jong-Il.

Kept in opulent captivity for eight years and forced to produce propagandist films for the regime, Shin Sang-Ok finally escaped in a dramatic car chase across Vienna.

But what new light does his ordeal shed on the inner workings of The Great Leader's mindset, and that of his curiously cinematic regime?

01The House Of Shaws20120223 (BBC7)
20120224 (BBC7)

Scotland is in turmoil after the Jacobite rebellion, as young David sets off to Edinburgh.

1751 - Scotland is in turmoil after the Jacobite rebellion, as young David sets off to Edinburgh. Robert Louis Stevenson's historical adventure stars David Rintoul.

02Murder In Appin20120224 (BBC7)
20120225 (BBC7)

Shipwrecked off Scotland's coast, young David heads to Appin and a fateful encounter.

David Balfour is shipwrecked off Scotland's coast. Cast ashore, he heads to Appin and a fateful encounter. Robert Louis Stevenson's historical adventure stars Paul Young.

03Across The Forth20120228 (BBC7)
20120229 (BBC7)

David Balfour is near Edinburgh and looks to the law to help him claim his inheritance.

Still a fugitive, David is near Edinburgh and looks to the law to help him claim his inheritance. Robert Louis Stevenson's historical adventure stars Paul Young.

03The Flight In The Heather20120227 (BBC7)
20120228 (BBC7)

David Balfour has witnessed the murder of the Red Fox and must flee from the redcoats.

David Balfour has witnessed the murder of the Red Fox at Appin and must flee from the pursuit of the redcoats. Robert Louis Stevenson's historical adventure stars Paul Young.

04 LASTAcross The Forth20120229 (BBC7)

Still a fugitive, David is near Edinburgh and looks to the law to help him claim his inheritance. Robert Louis Stevenson's historical adventure stars Paul Young.

David Balfour is near Edinburgh and looks to the law to help him claim his inheritance.