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1. Downton Abbey (2010– )

65 min | Drama

8.8
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Beginning in the years leading up to World War I, the drama centers on the Crawley family and their servants.

Creator: Julian Fellowes | Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Brendan Coyle

2. The Double (2013)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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70 Metascore

A clerk in a government agency finds his unenviable life takes a turn for the horrific with the arrival of a new co-worker who is both his exact physical double and his opposite - confident, charismatic and seductive with women.

Writers: Richard Ayoade, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Avi Korine | Director: Richard Ayoade | Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska, Wallace Shawn, Noah Taylor

3. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

PG | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.8
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72 Metascore

A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.

Writers: Roald Dahl, John August | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Johnny Depp, Freddie Highmore, David Kelly, Helena Bonham Carter

4. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A veteran DCI and his young Sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer.

Creator: Caroline Graham | Stars: John Nettles, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson, Jason Hughes

5. Sherlock Holmes (2009)

PG-13 | 128 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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57 Metascore

Detective Sherlock Holmes and his stalwart partner Watson engage in a battle of wits and brawn with a nemesis whose plot is a threat to all of England.

Writers: Michael Robert Johnson, Anthony Peckham, Simon Kinberg, Lionel Wigram, Arthur Conan Doyle | Director: Guy Ritchie | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong

6. Merlin (2008– )

45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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The adventures of the legendary sorcerer as a young man.

Creators: Johnny Capps, Julian Jones, Jake Michie, Julian Murphy | Stars: John Hurt, Colin Morgan, Bradley James, Richard Wilson

7. 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

8. Sexy Beast (2000)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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79 Metascore

Brutal gangster Don Logan recruits "retired" safecracker Gal for one last job, but it goes badly for both of them.

Writers: Louis Mellis, David Scinto | Director: Jonathan Glazer | Stars: Ray Winstone, Ben Kingsley, Ian McShane, Amanda Redman

9. Law & Order: UK (2009– )

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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UK version of the long-running U.S. TV drama that tells the stories of two separate yet equally important groups: the police, who investigate crime; and the attorneys, who prosecute the offenders.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Robert Glenister, Harriet Walter, Freema Agyeman

10. Utopia (2013– )

Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.4
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Utopia will follow a group of people who find themselves in possession of a manuscript of a cult graphic novel. The tome is rumoured to have predicted the worst disasters of the last ... See full summary »

Creator: Dennis Kelly | Stars: Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Alexandra Roach, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Adeel Akhtar

11. Inspector Lewis (2007– )

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them.

Stars: Kevin Whately, Laurence Fox, Clare Holman, Rebecca Front

12. 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

13. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )

93 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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An elderly spinster living in the village of St Mary Mead helps her friends and relatives solve mysterious murders.

Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Julia McKenzie, Stephen Churchett, Greg Bennett

14. W.E. (2011)

R | 119 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.1
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37 Metascore

The affair between King Edward VIII and American divorcée Wallis Simpson, and a contemporary romance between a married woman and a Russian security guard.

Writers: Madonna, Alek Keshishian | Director: Madonna | Stars: Abbie Cornish, James D'Arcy, Andrea Riseborough, Oscar Isaac

15. The Prince and Me (2004)

PG | 111 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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47 Metascore

At a Wisconsin university, local farmer's daughter Paige Morgan is intrigued by odd Danish exchange student Edvard 'Eddie', who is ignorant of many aspects of daily life, such as all ... See full summary »

Writers: Mark Amin, Katherine Fugate, Jack Amiel, Michael Begler | Director: Martha Coolidge | Stars: Julia Stiles, Luke Mably, Miranda Richardson, Ben Miller

16. Waking the Dead (2000– )

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Det. Supt. Peter Boyd (played by Trevor Eve) is the leader of a multi-discipline police team of detectives and scientists, the Cold Case Squad, which investigates old, unsolved murder cases using modern methods and new technology that may not have been available during the original investigation.

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

17. Patriot Games (1992)

R | 117 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets him and his family for revenge.

Writers: Tom Clancy, W. Peter Iliff, Donald Stewart | Director: Phillip Noyce | Stars: Harrison Ford, Sean Bean, Anne Archer, Patrick Bergin

18. The Remains of the Day (1993)

PG | 134 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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84 Metascore

A butler who sacrificed body and soul to service in the years post World War II realizes too late how misguided his loyalty has been.

Writers: Kazuo Ishiguro, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala | Director: James Ivory | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, John Haycraft, Christopher Reeve

19. Effie Gray (2014)

Drama | Completed

A look at the mysterious relationship between Victorian art critic John Ruskin and his teenage bride Effie Gray.

Writer: Emma Thompson | Director: Richard Laxton | Stars: Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Robbie Coltrane, Claudia Cardinale

20. Cleanskin (2012)

108 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.3
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A British secret service agent is faced with the task of pursuing and eliminating a British-born suicide bomber and his terrorist cell.

Writer: Hadi Hajaig | Director: Hadi Hajaig | Stars: Sean Bean, Charlotte Rampling, Abhin Galeya, Tom Burke

21. The Chase (1966)

135 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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The escape of Bubber Reeves from prison affects the inhabitants of a small Southern town.

Writers: Horton Foote, Lillian Hellman | Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, E.G. Marshall

22. A Passage to India (1984)

PG | 164 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.4
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Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator.

Writers: E.M. Forster, Santha Rama Rau, David Lean | Director: David Lean | Stars: Judy Davis, Victor Banerjee, Peggy Ashcroft, James Fox

23. Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980 (2009)

Not Rated | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Police corruption interferes with the search for a killer in Yorkshire, England. Based on David Peace's novel "Nineteen Eighty".

Writers: Tony Grisoni, David Peace | Director: James Marsh | Stars: Warren Clarke, Paddy Considine, James Fox, David Calder

24. The Great Train Robbery (2013 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Biography, Drama

7.9
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A two-part drama which portrays The Great Train Robbery of 8 August 1963, firstly from the point of view of the robbers and then from the point of view of the police who set out to identify and catch the robbers.

Creator: Chris Chibnall | Stars: Robert Glenister, Jack Roth, Paul Anderson, Luke Evans

25. Mister Lonely (2007)

Not Rated | 112 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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53 Metascore

In Paris, a young American who works as a Michael Jackson lookalike meets Marilyn Monroe, who invites him to her commune in Scotland, where she lives with Charlie Chaplin and her daughter, Shirley Temple.

Writers: Harmony Korine, Avi Korine | Director: Harmony Korine | Stars: Diego Luna, Samantha Morton, Denis Lavant, James Fox

26. Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984)

PG | 135 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.3
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A shipping disaster in the 19th Century has stranded a man and woman in the wilds of Africa. The lady is pregnant, and gives birth to a son in their tree house. Soon after, a family of apes... See full summary »

Writers: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Robert Towne, Michael Austin | Director: Hugh Hudson | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Andie MacDowell, Ralph Richardson, Ian Holm

27. Performance (1970)

R | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.1
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Chas, a violent and psychotic East London gangster needs a place to lie low after a hit that should never have been carried out. He finds the perfect cover in the form of guest house run by... See full summary »

Writer: Donald Cammell | Directors: Donald Cammell, Nicolas Roeg | Stars: James Fox, Mick Jagger, Anita Pallenberg, Michèle Breton

28. Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)

G | 138 min | Comedy, Musical

7.0
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Millie comes to town in the roaring twenties to encounter flappers, sexuality and white slavers.

Writer: Richard Morris | Director: George Roy Hill | Stars: Julie Andrews, James Fox, Mary Tyler Moore, Carol Channing

29. Trial & Retribution (1997– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Add a Plot

Creator: Lynda La Plante | Stars: David Hayman, Dorian Lough, Victoria Smurfit, Kate Buffery

30. Gulliver's Travels (1996 TV Movie)

PG | 186 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.0
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A Englishman returns after a long time abroad and tells his strange stories about the lands he visited which are allegories about the real world.

Writers: Simon Moore, Jonathan Swift | Director: Charles Sturridge | Stars: Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen, James Fox, Ned Beatty

31. Anna Karenina (1997)

PG-13 | 108 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.

Writers: Leo Tolstoy, Bernard Rose | Director: Bernard Rose | Stars: Sophie Marceau, Sean Bean, Alfred Molina, Mia Kirshner

32. Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

5.8
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49 Metascore

An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.

Writers: Adam Scheinman, Robert Kuhn | Director: Kelly Makin | Stars: Hugh Grant, Jeanne Tripplehorn, James Caan, Burt Young

33. The Lost World (2001 TV Movie)

150 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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An expedition leaves for the Amazon to prove the existance of dinosaurs.

Writers: Arthur Conan Doyle, Adrian Hodges, Tony Mulholland | Director: Stuart Orme | Stars: Bob Hoskins, James Fox, Tom Ward, Matthew Rhys

34. The Golden Bowl (2000)

R | 130 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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62 Metascore

A man marries an heiress for her money even though he is actually in love with her friend.

Writers: Henry James, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala | Director: James Ivory | Stars: Uma Thurman, Jeremy Northam, Kate Beckinsale, James Fox

35. Cambridge Spies (2003 TV Mini-Series)

235 min | Drama, History

7.7
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In 1934, four brilliant Cambridge men are recruited to spy for Russia. Fueled by youthful idealism, a passion for social justice and a talent for lying, they take huge personal risks to ...

Stars: Tom Hollander, Toby Stephens, Rupert Penry-Jones, Samuel West

36. Heart of Darkness (1993 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.8
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A trading company manager travels up an African river to find a missing outpost head and discovers the depth of evil in humanity's soul.

Writers: Joseph Conrad, Benedict Fitzgerald | Director: Nicolas Roeg | Stars: Tim Roth, John Malkovich, Isaach De Bankolé, James Fox

37. Bunny and the Bull (2009)

101 min | Comedy

6.7
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A young shut-in takes an imaginary road trip inside his apartment, based on mementos and memories of a European trek from years before.

Writer: Paul King | Director: Paul King | Stars: Edward Hogg, Simon Farnaby, Verónica Echegui, Richard Ayoade

38. The Dwelling Place (1994 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama

7.0
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Set in the 1830's, the film tells the story of 16-year-old Cissie Brodie after the death of parents, and the repossession of the family home. She finds a barren place to live and care for ... See full summary »

Stars: Tracy Whitwell, Lucy Cohu, Ray Stevenson, Philip Voss

39. The Russia House (1990)

R | 123 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.1
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An expatriate British publisher unexpectedly finds himself working for British intelligence to investigate people in Russia.

Writers: John le Carré, Tom Stoppard | Director: Fred Schepisi | Stars: Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roy Scheider, James Fox

40. Colditz (2005 TV Movie)

R | 240 min | Drama, War

6.8
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Four Brits tunnel out of a German POW camp. One is killed, two are recaptured and one escapes. Scottish Corporal Nicholas McBride, the lone escapee is a slacker and reluctant soldier, but ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Morgan, Richard Cottan | Director: Stuart Orme | Stars: Damian Lewis, Sophia Myles, Tom Hardy, Laurence Fox

41. Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)

G | 138 min | Adventure, Comedy

7.0
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Sabotage efforts damage an international air race.

Writers: Jack Davies, Ken Annakin | Director: Ken Annakin | Stars: Stuart Whitman, Sarah Miles, James Fox, Alberto Sordi

42. The Mighty Quinn (1989)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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When police officer Xavier Quinn's childhood friend, Maubee, becomes associated with murder and a briefcase full of ten thousand dollar bills, The Mighty Quinn must clear his name. Or try to catch him, which could be even trickier.

Writers: A.H.Z. Carr, Hampton Fancher | Director: Carl Schenkel | Stars: Denzel Washington, Robert Townsend, James Fox, Mimi Rogers

43. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)

94 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Dolly Bantry calls upon her old friend Miss Marple when the strangled corpse of an unknown blonde girl is found in the library of her home, Gossington Hall.

Writers: Kevin Elyot, Agatha Christie | Director: Andy Wilson | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Ian Richardson, Tara Fitzgerald, Jamie Theakston

44. Absolute Beginners (1986)

PG-13 | 108 min | Drama, Fantasy, Musical

5.5
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A musical adaptation of Colin MacInnes' novel about life in late 1950s London. Nineteen-year-old photographer Colin is hopelessly in love with model Crepe Suzette, but her relationships are... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Burridge, Michael Hamlyn, Terry Johnson, Colin MacInnes, Don MacPherson, Christopher Wicking | Director: Julien Temple | Stars: Patsy Kensit, Eddie O'Connell, David Bowie, James Fox

45. Farewell to the King (1989)

PG-13 | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.3
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An American soldier who escapes the execution of his comrades by Japanese soldiers in Borneo during WWII becomes the leader of a personal empire among the headhunters in this war story told... See full summary »

Writers: Pierre Schoendoerffer, John Milius | Director: John Milius | Stars: Nick Nolte, Nigel Havers, Frank McRae, Gerry Lopez

46. King Rat (1965)

Approved | 134 min | War, Drama

7.6
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When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942 the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. This was a POW detention center like no... See full summary »

Writers: James Clavell, Bryan Forbes | Director: Bryan Forbes | Stars: George Segal, Tom Courtenay, James Fox, Patrick O'Neal

47. Jinnah (1998)

110 min | Biography, Drama, War

8.1
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The story of Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan.

Writers: Akbar Ahmed, Jamil Dehlavi | Director: Jamil Dehlavi | Stars: Christopher Lee, James Fox, Maria Aitken, Shashi Kapoor

48. The Kid (2010)

111 min | Drama

6.9
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About Kevin Lewis who grew up in poverty but survived to make a better life for himself and his family.

Writers: Kevin Lewis, Nick Moran | Director: Nick Moran | Stars: Rupert Friend, Alfie Allen, Natascha McElhone, Ioan Gruffudd

49. Up at the Villa (2000)

PG-13 | 115 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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57 Metascore

Superficial people are revealed and drastically changed by circumstance or luck in this a tale of death, seduction, blackmail and theft among British and Americans in Florence in the ... See full summary »

Writers: W. Somerset Maugham, Belinda Haas | Director: Philip Haas | Stars: Kristin Scott Thomas, Sean Penn, Anne Bancroft, James Fox

50. The Servant (1963)

Unrated | 116 min | Drama

7.9
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The aristocratic Tony moves to London and hires the servant Hugo Barrett for all services at home. Barrett seems to be a loyal and competent employee, but Tony's girlfriend Susan does not ... See full summary »

Writers: Harold Pinter, Robin Maugham | Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Sarah Miles, Wendy Craig, James Fox