Clive James


Postcard from Shanghai

4.0 10 x
Clive James sets off to visit the city once known as the 'Paris of the east' and discovers a China on the brink of revolution.

Postcard from Bombay

3.0 14 x
Clive James visits the bustling city of Bombay. Pursued by beggars, he makes his escape to Bollywood, where he finds stunt work in a costume epic.

Postcard from Chicago

3.0 10 x
Chicago is America's best-kept secret. Clive James discovers there's more to it than memories of Al Capone and Mayor Daley.

Postcard from Miami

3.0 4 x
Clive James is given a boat tour of the Miami islands by an ex-CIA agent and speeds out into the Gulf of Mexico with US Customs to track down drug runners.

Postcard from Cairo

4.0 10 x
Clive James explores the pyramids, tries to buy a camel and talks to Omar Sharif about his love for Cairo's traditions of tolerance and cosmopolitanism.

3. Postcard from Rio

3.0 6 x
Clive James visits Rio de Janeiro, where the poor live by their wits in the city's favelas while their wealthy Carioca neighbours live in a world that is altogether different.

Postcard from Paris

4.7 18 x
Clive James returns to Paris, his spiritual home. As a young man he wondered how to meet the women of Paris. This time he does, including writers, models and actresses.

Postcard from Rome

4.0 15 x
Clive James travels to Rome in search of the dolce vita. During his stay, he meets a socialite prince, Mussolini's son and learns a lesson from a sexologist.

Postcard from Berlin

4.0 33 x
Clive James visits Berlin for a lighthearted look at the city, post-reunification, and the massive changes that have taken place there since - architecturally, socially and culturally.

2. Postcard from New York

4.0 11 x
Clive James reluctantly revisits New York City. His exploits include being fitted with a bulletproof vest, hiring a bodyguard and interviews with famous native New Yorkers.