Most Popular Titles With Andrew Grieve

1. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989– )
100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
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The cases of an eccentrically refined Belgian detective.

2. Wire in the Blood (2002– )
69 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A psychologist gets inside of the minds of both killers and victims to aid the police in solving gruesome serial killings in Northern England.

3. Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)
109 min | Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When assorted people start having inexplicable delusions that lead to their deaths, a teenage Sherlock Holmes decides to investigate.

4. Kingdom (2007– )
60 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Respected country solicitor Peter Kingdom, with the assistance of his apprentice Lyle and secretary Gloria, runs a small legal practice in Market Shipborough for the eccentric people of ... See full summary »

5. Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (1998 TV Movie)
93 min | Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Horatio Hornblower begins his naval career, but a deadly feud with a despicable mate is causing complications.

6. Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War (1999 TV Movie)
100 min | Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Lt. Hornblower and his mates are sent to accompany a doomed royalist invasion of revolutionary France.

7. Kavanagh QC (1995–2001)
Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A crusty barrister oversees difficult criminal cases while dealing with the demands of his family life.

8. Mahogany (1975)
109 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Tracy, an aspiring designer from the slums of Chicago puts herself through fashion school in the hopes of becoming one of the world's top designers. Her ambition leads her to Rome spurring ... See full summary »

9. Poor Cow (1967)
101 min | Drama
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A young woman lives a life filled with bad choices. She marries and has a child with an abusive thief at a young age who quickly ends up in prison. Left alone she takes up with his mate (... See full summary »

10. Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (2006– )
59 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A doc-drama covering the rise and the fall of the Roman world including the founding by Julius Caesar and the building of Rome by Nero.

11. Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil (1999 TV Movie)
93 min | Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Lt. Hornblower and his crew are captured by the enemy while escorting a Duchess who has secrets of her own.

12. Hornblower: Duty (2003 TV Movie)
Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

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.

13. Horatio Hornblower 3 (2003 TV Movie)
125 min | Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

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.

14. Horatio Hornblower: Retribution (2001 TV Movie)
98 min | Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

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.

15. Hornblower: Mutiny (2001 TV Movie)
240 min | Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

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

16. Bugs (1995–1998)
50 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Ed, Ros, Alex and Beckett form the high-tech crime fighting team who work for the mysterious, secretive Bureau 2 chief, Jan, and are only assigned the most difficult and dangerous cases.

17. Ned Kelly (1970)
99 min | Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Unable to support his family in the Australian outback, a man turns to stealing horses in order to make money. He gets more deeply drawn into the outlaw life, and eventually becomes ... See full summary »

18. Horatio Hornblower: The Fire Ship (1998 TV Movie)
93 min | Adventure, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

While Lt. Hornblower studies for his promotion exam, he is distracted by the serious supply problems that face his crew.

19. Lorna Doone (1990 TV Movie)
87 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

John Ridd was just a boy when the villainous Carver Doone callously murdered his father. Now a young man, John has two driving passions: his thirst for revenge against the outlaw Doones, ... See full summary »

20. Joseph Andrews (1977)
99 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Lady Booby alias 'Belle', the lively wife of the fat landed squire Sir Thomas Booby, has a lusty eye on the attractive, intelligent villager Joseph Andrews, a Latin pupil and protégé of ... See full summary »

21. Heroes and Villains (2007–2008)
Documentary, Drama
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22. The Birthday Party (1968)
123 min | Drama, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The down-at-heel lodger in a seaside boarding house is menaced by two mysterious strangers, who eventually take him away.

23. Original Sin (1997– )
50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Peverell Press, respected London publishing house with two hundred years of tradition, is taken over by new management. Gerard Etienne, new yuppie CEO, wants to implement radical changes. ... See full summary »

24. Dead Cert (1974)
99 min | Thriller, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

As a surprise, two horse owners decide to ride their animals themselves in a steeplechase. But Bill Davidson's horse "Admiral" behaves weirdly, and falls hard after an obstacle. Bill dies ... See full summary »

25. Rose and Maloney (2002– )
120 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Cases of a woman and her male assistant who work for the fictional CJRA (Criminal Justice Review Agency), an organization which seeks out miscarriages of justice.

26. Warship (1973–1977)
50 min | Action, Drama
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27. Moving Story (1994–1995)
60 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
28. All or Nothing at All (1993 TV Mini-Series)
180 min
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
29. Subterfuge (1968)
89 min | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A young wife is becoming very distraught over the fact that her husband, a secret service "spy" for England, has changed his mind about transferring away so that he can spend more time with... See full summary »

30. The Ragman's Daughter (1972)
94 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
31. The Story of the Costume Drama (2008– )
60 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

This documentary series looks at the enduring appeal of the British costume drama genre, and features clips and interviews with both the stars and those who worked behind the camera.

32. On the Black Hill (1988)
117 min | Drama
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The story covers eighty years in the lives of a pair of Welsh identical twins with an unusual bond, as they go through war, love affairs, and land disputes.

33. Raising the Roof (1972)
54 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
34. The Big Battalions (1992 TV Mini-Series)
360 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
35. Letters from the East (1996)
110 min | Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
36. Gollocks! There's Plenty of Room in New Zealand (1974)
33 min | Drama, Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
37. The Story of the Costume Drama (2008– )
Episode: A Call to Arms (2008)
60 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Costume dramas spawned an army of dashing heroes in uniform, but not all fought with the aplomb of Sharpe or Horatio Hornblower. The Monocled Mutineer opened a controversial chapter of WWI ... See full summary »

38. Kavanagh QC (1995–2001)
Episode: A Stranger in the Family (1996)
76 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

An industrial accident at a Recycling plant leaves a young man mentally and physically impaired. Kavanagh goes to court to secure a fair settlement from the insurance company for the family.

39. Heroes and Villains (2007–2008)
Episode: Cortes (2008)
60 min | Documentary, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
40. Bugs (1995–1998)
Episode: Down Among the Dead Men (1995)
50 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Hired to investigate the link between the theft of ship components and the former employee of a large city bank, the Gizmos team encounter theft, murder, and a bank heist by submarine.

41. Original Sin (1997– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1997)
50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Scotland Yard's Commander Adam Dalgleish is asked by Gabriel Dauntsey of the Peverell Press to look into an anonymous poison pen letter he received. It said that as he contributes nothing, ... See full summary »

42. Rose and Maloney (2002– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2004)
120 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
43. Original Sin (1997– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1997)
50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

After Gerard Etienne is found dead in an upstairs room at the Peverell Press, Commander Dalgleish and DI Kate Miskin arrive to investigate. DI Daniel Aron joins them, his first day as a ... See full summary »

44. Original Sin (1997– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1997)
50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

After author Esme Carling is found floating in the Thames, Dalgleish re-questions the woman's 11 year-old neighbor who admits Esme wasn't home the night Gerard Etienne was killed. Others ... See full summary »

45. Kingdom (2007– )
Episode: Episode #2.1 (2008)
60 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Peter takes to surrogate fatherhood happily, assisting Honor with his nephew and learning to change nappies. He helps Cynthia from the Womens' Institute prevent the local light-house from ... See full summary »

46. Kingdom (2007– )
Episode: Episode #2.2 (2008)
60 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Peter has to hide Simon, who is shocked at the discovery that he is a father. Lyle has to strip in front of a group of naturists in solving the matter of an access path to a nudist beach ... See full summary »

47. Kingdom (2007– )
Episode: Episode #2.3 (2008)
60 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Simon is arrested and Peter feels unable to represent him as this would suggest partiality. He also refuses to respond to Simon's request that he remortgage his house for bail money, and ... See full summary »

48. Moving Story (1994–1995)
Episode: Father's Day (1994)
60 min | Comedy
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49. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989– )
Episode: Hickory Dickory Dock (1995)
103 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Miss Lemon persuades Poirot to investigate a series of apparently minor thefts in a university hostel, but simple kleptomania soon turns to baffling homicide.

50. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989– )
Episode: Murder on the Links (1996)
94 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

While Poirot and Hastings are holidaying in France, a businessman tells Poirot that his life is in danger. The next day he is found stabbed to death on a nearby golf course.