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1. Doctor Who (2005– )
Episode: The Night of the Doctor (2013)

TV-PG | 7 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

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With the aid of the sisterhood of Karn, "The Doctor" regenerates into "The War Doctor".

Writer: Steven Moffat | Director: John Hayes | Stars: Paul McGann, Emma Campbell-Jones, Clare Higgins, John Hurt

2. Luther (2010–2013)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (2010)

TV-14 | 59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.0
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Art dealer's wife Jessica Carrodus is abducted by vicious Daniel Sugarman and two accomplices for some unique diamonds - which she has swallowed. Her husband is given a duplicate cache to ... See full summary »

Creator: Neil Cross | Director: Stefan Schwartz | Stars: Thomas Lockyer, Donatienne Dupont, Danny Lee Wynter, Ania Sowinski

3. Luther (2010–2013)
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2010)

TV-14 | 58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.0
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With his fingerprints on the gun that killed Zoe, Luther is a prime suspect and goes on the run. Only his sergeant, Justin Ripley, believes he is innocent. Luther hides out with Alice who, ... See full summary »

Creator: Neil Cross | Director: Stefan Schwartz | Stars: Idris Elba, Steven Mackintosh, Indira Varma, Saskia Reeves

4. Tripping Over (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2006)

Adventure, Drama, Family

9.0
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Writer: Andrew Knight | Director: Ian Watson | Stars: Kathryn Drysdale, Abe Forsythe, Daniel MacPherson, Alexandra Moen

5. Doctor Who (2005– )

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family | Active

8.9
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The further adventures of the time traveling alien adventurer and his companions.

Stars: Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith, David Tennant

6. Moving On (2009– )
Episode: Blood Ties (2013)

Drama

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Phil looks after his father Charlie,who has had a stroke but the old man is demanding and Phil finds it difficult juggling his job as a building instructor with his carer's role. Phil's ... See full summary »

Writers: Arthur Ellison, Jimmy McGovern | Director: Robert Glenister | Stars: Paul McGann, Jack Shepherd, Jennifer Hennessy, Tim Barker

7. Her Majesty's Prison: Aylesbury (2013– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2013)

Documentary

8.9
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From cell flooding and dirty protests to serious assaults on staff - the demands are constant as officers are challenged in a daily battle of wills against inmates intent on taking on the system.

Director: Lee Phillips | Star: Paul McGann

8. Alien Encounters: Superior Fan Power Since 1979 (2014)

85 min | Documentary

8.8
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This entirely new ALIEN documentary is a tribute to the cast and crews of the Alien films by the audience themselves - the fans. Featuring cast and crew members from the franchise including... See full summary »

Writer: Andrew David Clark | Director: Andrew David Clark | Stars: John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Lance Henriksen, Michael Biehn

9. Horizon (1964– )

50 min | Documentary, History

8.8
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Horizon is BBC Two's flagship 50-minute science documentary series. In September 2004 it celebrated its 40th anniversary and it continues to enjoy outstanding critical acclaim. Recognised ... See full summary »

Stars: Paul Vaughan, Jack Fortune, Dilly Barlow, Martin Jarvis

10. The Natural World (1983– )
Episode: Tiger Island: Natural World Special (2012)

Documentary

8.8
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Jungle tigers are turning into man-eaters in the exotic island of Sumatra. Now a maverick millionaire is catching the killers and releasing them on his land. Is this madness, or could it save them from extinction?

Writer: Jeremy Evans | Stars: Paul McGann, Alan Rabinowitz

11. Tripping Over (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2006)

Adventure, Drama, Family

8.7
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Writers: Andrea Denholm, Andrew Knight | Director: Sam Miller | Stars: Alexandra Moen, Abe Forsythe, Caroline Langrishe, Simon Shepherd

12. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Waterloo, Part 2 (2011)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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Grace and Boyd interview Stanley Heath's son Jason,who tells them that his father and two other policeman were murdered for beating to death a suspect in custody some years earlier. It ... See full summary »

Creator: Barbara Machin | Director: Andy Hay | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Tara Fitzgerald, Wil Johnson

13. Luther (2010–2013)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions.

Creator: Neil Cross | Stars: Idris Elba, Warren Brown, Dermot Crowley, Michael Smiley

14. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989– )

100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

8.6
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The cases of an eccentrically refined Belgian detective.

Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

15. The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (2013 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.6
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Three actors who had played Doctor Who, Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy, are anxious to appear in the 50th anniversary special. A humorous look at the production of the long ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Davison | Director: Peter Davison | Stars: Sean Pertwee, Olivia Colman, Peter Davison, Louis Davison

16. The Natural World (1983– )

Documentary

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Strand of documentaries on wildlife and the environment.

Stars: Barry Paine, David Attenborough, Stephen Fry, Christian Rodska

17. Give us a Break (1983– )

Comedy, Drama

8.6
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Stars: Robert Lindsay, Paul McGann, Shirin Taylor, David Daker

18. Her Majesty's Prison: Aylesbury (2013– )

46 min | Documentary

8.6
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Hard life in British youth prison Aylesbury, where particularly troublesome youngsters from all over England are sent to be handled by specialized staff. The juvenile version of hard time ... See full summary »

Star: Paul McGann

19. Tribal Wives (2008– )

59 min | Documentary

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Stars: Paul McGann, Dionne Braham, Lana Inglis, Yvonne Power

20. Her Majesty's Prison: Aylesbury (2013– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2013)

Documentary

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This episode features disturbing scenes as a group northern newcomers join forces and take another prisoner hostage in a bid to negotiate a "ship out" to somewhere closer to home.

Director: Lee Phillips | Star: Paul McGann

21. Our Mutual Friend (1998– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1998)

Drama

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Writers: Charles Dickens, Sandy Welch | Director: Julian Farino | Stars: Paul McGann, Dominic Mafham, Katy Murphy, Anna Friel

22. Sea of Souls (2004– )
Episode: Rebound (2006)

Drama, Mystery, Thriller

8.5
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A young woman is generating extreme electrical manifestations, interfering with electrical equipment, shocking people with her touch, and threatening her health, perhaps even her life. The team are called in to investigate.

Creator: David Kane | Director: Patrick Harkins | Stars: Bill Paterson, Dawn Steele, Iain Robertson, Ken Drury

23. Horatio Hornblower: Retribution (2001 TV Movie)

98 min | Adventure, Drama, War

8.4
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Hornblower and the other officers of the Renown must return to Jamaica to face a court-martial and possible execution for their actions in relieving their unstable captain.

Writers: C.S. Forester, Ben Rostul | Director: Andrew Grieve | Stars: Ioan Gruffudd, Robert Lindsay, David Warner, Nicholas Jones

24. The Monocled Mutineer (1986– )

310 min | Drama, History, War

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Stars: Paul McGann, Bill Fellows, Matthew Marsh, Anthony Calf

25. Fables of Forgotten Things (2008 TV Movie)

16 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.4
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A mysterious drifter and his young friend must save a frightened, forgetful old lady from a memory eating ghost.

Creators: Simon Allen, Toby Meakins | Director: Toby Meakins | Stars: Muriel Barker, James Bird, Louise Dumayne, Paul McGann

26. Our Mutual Friend (1998– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1998)

Drama

8.4
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Writers: Charles Dickens, Sandy Welch | Director: Julian Farino | Stars: Paul McGann, Keeley Hawes, David Schofield, David Bradley

27. Our Mutual Friend (1998– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1998)

Drama

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Writers: Charles Dickens, Sandy Welch | Director: Julian Farino | Stars: Paul McGann, David Morrissey, Paul Bailey, Peter Vaughan

28. Luther (2010–2013)
Episode: Episode #2.1 (2011)

TV-14 | 57 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Alice is now in a mental institution and Luther,after a failed suicide attempt,returns to work having been cleared of killing Zoe. Assisted by the loyal Justin he joins a team headed by ... See full summary »

Creator: Neil Cross | Director: Sam Miller | Stars: Ruth Wilson, Dermot Crowley, Idris Elba, Lee Ingleby

29. Luther (2010–2013)
Episode: Episode #2.2 (2011)

TV-14 | 57 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Pell abducts and tortures Justin,who keeps himself alive by flattering the killer's vanity and manages to free himself and escape whilst Pell is out planning his climactic outrage,which ... See full summary »

Creator: Neil Cross | Director: Sam Miller | Stars: Idris Elba, Dermot Crowley, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Warren Brown

30. Our Mutual Friend (1998 TV Mini-Series)

350 min | Drama

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Intertwining tales of love, greed, and secret identities in Charles Dickens's 1860s London.

Stars: Paul McGann, Keeley Hawes, Dominic Mafham, David Bradley

31. Cathedral (2005 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Documentary, Drama

8.3
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The story of the fire of 1829 at York Minster and subsequent archaeological excavation.

Stars: Nicole Faraday, Oliver Senton, John Bennett, Nicholas Jones

32. I Shouldn't Be Alive (2005– )
Episode: A Father's Deadly Dilemma (2011)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

8.3
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In 2003, David Hunt and his 11-year-old daughter Leia, set off on a snowmobiling adventure in the Quebec back country. Disaster strikes when David's snowmobile hits a snow drift and crash ... See full summary »

Director: Neil Rawles | Stars: Leia Hunt-Hans, Barbara Hans, David Hunt, Jonny Phillips

33. Tripping Over (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2006)

Adventure, Drama, Family

8.3
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Writers: Matt King, Andrew Knight | Director: Sam Miller | Stars: Kathryn Drysdale, Abe Forsythe, Daniel MacPherson, Alexandra Moen

34. Our Mutual Friend (1998– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1998)

Drama

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Writers: Charles Dickens, Sandy Welch | Director: Julian Farino | Stars: Paul McGann, David Bradley, Linda Bassett, Eddie Webber

35. Luther (2010–2013)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2010)

TV-14 | 59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Three women, last seen walking home alone at night, have been murdered in five weeks. The killer, Graham Shand, removes a necklace from the latest corpse to give his unfaithful wife Linda ... See full summary »

Creator: Neil Cross | Director: Sam Miller | Stars: Rob Jarvis, Idris Elba, Steven Mackintosh, Warren Brown

36. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Waterloo, Part 1 (2011)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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A disgruntled Boyd is told he is to be promoted to a desk job and if he objects his unorthodox police methods will be exposed. Before he goes he vows to take on the case of several homeless... See full summary »

Creator: Barbara Machin | Director: Andy Hay | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Tara Fitzgerald, Wil Johnson

37. Jonathan Creek (1997–2014)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Working from his home in a converted windmill, Jonathan Creek is a magician with a natural ability for solving puzzles. He soon puts this ability to the use of solving impossible crimes and mysterious murders.

Stars: Alan Davies, Caroline Quentin, Stuart Milligan, Julia Sawalha

38. I Shouldn't Be Alive (2005– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

8.2
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Re-enactments of real-life tales of human survival against the savage elements, dangerous climates and physical hazards.

Stars: Tom McKay, Eric Meyers, Blake Henshaw, Tahi Mapp-Borren

39. Horatio Hornblower 3 (2003 TV Movie)

125 min | Adventure, Drama, War

8.2
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Hornblower is given a dangerous mission to deliver an emigre French nobleman to a secret rendezvous near Brest while coping with enemy agents in his own ranks.

Writers: C.S. Forester, Niall Leonard | Director: Andrew Grieve | Stars: Ioan Gruffudd, Robert Lindsay, Paul McGann, Greg Wise

40. Hornblower: Mutiny (2001 TV Movie)

240 min | Adventure, Drama, War

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Hornblower and his comrades come under the command of a revered but obviously mentally unstable captain and eventually must mutiny.

Writers: T.R. Bowen, C.S. Forester | Director: Andrew Grieve | Stars: Ioan Gruffudd, Robert Lindsay, David Warner, Nicholas Jones

41. The Monocled Mutineer (1986– )
Episode: A Dead Man on Leave (1986)

Drama, History, War

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After escaping prison, Percy returns to England and destiny.

Writers: Alan Bleasdale, William Allison, John Fairley | Director: Jim O'Brien | Stars: Paul McGann, Cherie Lunghi, Jane Wood, Paola Dionisotti

42. Luther (2010–2013)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2010)

TV-14 | 58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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After a 7 month suspension, DCI John Luther returns to duty. With the assistance of DS Justin Ripley, he investigates a home invasion that resulted in the murders of Douglas and Laura ... See full summary »

Creator: Neil Cross | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Anton Saunders, Idris Elba, Steven Mackintosh, Saskia Reeves

43. Luther (2010–2013)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2010)

TV-14 | 57 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Mark claims he threw the first punch, so Luther is released. He blames Alice for setting him up and she rapidly becomes an irritating, patronizing stalker. Meanwhile, a sniper is killing ... See full summary »

Creator: Neil Cross | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Geoffrey Lumb, Sam Spruell, Idris Elba, Steven Mackintosh

44. Tripping Over (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2006)

Adventure, Drama, Family

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Writers: Andrea Denholm, Andrew Knight | Director: Ian Watson | Stars: Kathryn Drysdale, Abe Forsythe, Daniel MacPherson, Alexandra Moen

45. The Natural World (1983– )
Episode: Jungle Gremlins of Java (2012)

Documentary

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The slow loris is the real-life gremlin, extremely cute but with a venom that can kill. Now it's also a YouTube superstar with millions of hits. Dr Anna Nekaris travels to the jungles of ... See full summary »

Writer: Stephen Gooder | Director: Stephen Gooder | Stars: Paul McGann, Stefan Brönneke, Richard Moore, K. Anna I. Nekaris

46. Ripper Street (2012– )

59 min | Crime, Mystery

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The streets of London's East End are awash with blood. But this is not the 19th Century; this is not Jack the Ripper - this is a copycat killer and once again the police remain clueless.

Creator: Richard Warlow | Stars: Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn, Adam Rothenberg, David Wilmot

47. Hornblower: Duty (2003 TV Movie)

Adventure, Drama, War

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Admiral Pellew interrupts Hornblower's wedding reception and tasks him to locate a British ship which has disappeared off the French coast, where Napoleon's troops are engaged in covert activities.

Writers: Stephen Churchett, C.S. Forester | Director: Andrew Grieve | Stars: Ioan Gruffudd, Robert Lindsay, Paul McGann, Lorcan Cranitch

48. Zero Hour (2004– )

60 min | Documentary, Drama, History

8.1
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Zero Hour dramatizes the hour leading up to some of the most memorable historical events as they unfold minute by minute. The focus of the series isn't the event itself, but the individual ... See full summary »

Stars: Paul McGann, David Morrissey, Sean Pertwee, Ben Johnson

49. The Bletchley Circle (2012– )

45 min | Thriller

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In 1952, four women who worked at the wartime code-breaking center, Bletchley Park, reunite to track down a serial killer.

Stars: Rachael Stirling, Julie Graham, Sophie Rundle, Anna Maxwell Martin

50. New Tricks (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Three retired police officers are drafted in to solve cold cases, with a touch of comedy and drama

Creators: Nigel McCrery, Roy Mitchell | Stars: Dennis Waterman, Amanda Redman, Alun Armstrong, James Bolam