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1. I, Claudius (1976– )

Not Rated | 669 min | Drama, History

9.1
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The history of the Roman Empire as experienced by one of its rulers.

Stars: Derek Jacobi, John Hurt, Siân Phillips, Brian Blessed

2. Lloyds Bank Channel 4 Film Challenge (1994–1997)
Episode: Never Mind (1994)

Drama

8.8
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Everyday drama of a teenager facing the terrors of a first date with the woman of his dreams. When they eventually meet, a male model Roberto also turns up.

Writer: Nathan Bumford | Director: Dan Zeff | Stars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Lennie James, Charles Kay, Norman Lovett

3. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

8.7
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Sherlock Holmes and his intrepid companion, Dr. Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, the Boscombe Valley, an illustrious... See full summary »

Stars: Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams, Colin Jeavons

4. Edge of Darkness (1985 TV Mini-Series)

307 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force, through a haunting revelation of the murkiness of the British ... See full summary »

Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Charles Kay, Ian McNeice

5. Amadeus (1984)

R | 160 min | Biography, Drama, Music

8.4
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93 Metascore

The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum.

Writer: Peter Shaffer | Director: Milos Forman | Stars: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Roy Dotrice

6. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

Stars: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

7. Horizon (1964– )

50 min | Documentary, History

8.4
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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

8. The Devil's Crown (1978– )

55 min | Drama, History

8.4
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Stars: Jane Lapotaire, Christopher Gable, John Duttine, Brian Cox

9. The Wars of the Roses (1965 TV Mini-Series)

Drama

8.4
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A filmed theatre production of four of Shakespeare's historical plays condensed down into a trilogy.

Stars: David Warner, Peggy Ashcroft, Anthony Boden, Philip Brack

10. Microbes and Men (1974– )

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Stars: Frank Gillard, Arthur Lowe, Antonia Pemberton, James Grout

11. The Shadow Line (2011 TV Mini-Series)

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A noir thriller with diverse individuals whose worlds become interwoven after the murder of drug baron Harvey Wratten. From the cop with a bullet in his brain... See full synopsis »

Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Christopher Eccleston, Kierston Wareing, Richard Lintern

12. Detective (1964–1969)

Crime, Drama

8.3
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Anthology series featuring adaptations of detective stories.

Stars: Rupert Davies, Ralph Michael, John DeVaut, Esmond Knight

13. The Shadow Line (2011– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2011)

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Glickman meets Gabriel,telling him that Gatehouse will give him the answers he needs but to beware that Gatehouse will use his 'secrets' to hurt him. Gabriel assumes that this means his ... See full summary »

Writer: Hugo Blick | Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Simon Chandler, Clare Calbraith, Rachel Bavidge

14. I, Claudius (1976– )
Episode: Reign of Terror (1976)

Not Rated | Drama, History

8.3
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Sejanus divorces his wife in order to marry Livilla but Tiberius refuses permission and suggests that he marries Livilla's daughter Helen instead, which so enrages Livilla that she poisons ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Graves, Jack Pulman | Director: Herbert Wise | Stars: Derek Jacobi, George Baker, Margaret Tyzack, Patricia Quinn

15. Jonathan Creek (1997–2014)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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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

16. To Serve Them All My Days (1980– )

673 min | Drama

8.2
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David Powlett-Jones has just returned to England from the trenches of WWI. He was injured and shell-shocked and, after a spell in hospital he gets a job teaching in a boys boarding school ... See full summary »

Stars: John Duttine, Frank Middlemass, Alan MacNaughton, Patricia Lawrence

17. Edge of Darkness (1985– )
Episode: Breakthrough (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Writer: Troy Kennedy-Martin | Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Jack Watson, Charles Kay

18. Edge of Darkness (1985– )
Episode: Into the Shadows (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Writer: Troy Kennedy-Martin | Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Charles Kay, Ian McNeice

19. Edge of Darkness (1985– )
Episode: Northmoor (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Writer: Troy Kennedy-Martin | Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Jack Watson, Charles Kay

20. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Bubble Reputation (1988)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A notorious tabloid hires Rumpole to defend it in a libel suit being brought by a puritanical novelist it has accused of sexual promiscuity.

Writer: John Mortimer | Director: Mike Vardy | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Julian Curry, Peter Blythe

21. Supernatural (1977– )
Episode: The Werewolf Reunion (1977)

50 min | Horror

8.2
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The Countess Ilona takes revenge on four men who she feels wronged her by luring them to her isolated castle.

Writer: Robert Muller | Director: Simon Langton | Stars: John Stuart, Sandor Elès, Billie Whitelaw, Charles Keating

22. Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1974 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Biography, Drama

8.1
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Lee Remick stars as Jennie Jerome, born in the United States in 1845, who eventually became Lady Randolph Churchill, and gave birth to Sir Winston Churchill in this seven-part, seven-hour ... See full summary »

Stars: Lee Remick, Barbara Parkins, Ronald Pickup, Rachel Kempson

23. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)

60 min | Crime

8.1
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Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander, Johnny Briggs, Michael McStay

24. Edge of Darkness (1985– )
Episode: Burden of Proof (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Writer: Troy Kennedy-Martin | Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Ian McNeice, Charles Kay

25. Edge of Darkness (1985– )
Episode: Compassionate Leave (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Writer: Troy Kennedy-Martin | Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joanne Whalley, Jack Watson, Charles Kay

26. Fall of Eagles (1974– )
Episode: Dress Rehearsal (1974)

Drama, History

8.1
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In 1908, the Russian Foreign Minister Isvolsky has his mind set on conquering the Dardanelles from the Turks, as the Dardanelles is the only way for the Russian fleet to pass from the Black... See full summary »

Creator: John Elliot | Director: Rudolph Cartier | Stars: Gayle Hunnicutt, Charles Kay, Laurence Naismith, Barry Foster

27. Edge of Darkness (1985– )
Episode: Fusion (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Writer: Troy Kennedy-Martin | Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Joanne Whalley, Ian McNeice

28. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Sacrifice (2009)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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When a man is found lying on the ground with a kidney surgically removed, Brooks and Devlin have a case that they believed fell more into the category of urban myth than real-life crime. ... See full summary »

Creator: Dick Wolf | Director: Robert Del Maestro | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

29. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.0
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Arthur Daley, a small-time conman, hires former boxer Terry McCann to be his 'minder', so Terry can protect him (Arthur) from other, small-time, crooks. While Terry is trying his hardest to... See full summary »

Creator: Leon Griffiths | Stars: George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Dennis Waterman, Gary Webster

30. Beryl's Lot (1973–1977)

60 min | Comedy

8.0
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Stars: Carmel McSharry, Annie Leake, Tony Caunter, Norman Mitchell

31. Supernatural (1977– )
Episode: Countess Ilona (1977)

50 min | Horror

8.0
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The Countess Ilona has invited four gentlemen to her castle. Distracted by her beauty, they do not expect the punishment she ha planned for them.

Writer: Robert Muller | Director: Simon Langton | Stars: Billie Whitelaw, Ian Hendry, John Fraser, Charles Kay

32. Fall of Eagles (1974– )
Episode: Dearest Nicky (1974)

Drama, History

8.0
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The opposition against Tsarism is spreading throughout Russia, but Tsar Nicholas II prefers to disregard and stay blind to the rising discontent. The Tsar's mind is instead mainly consumed by the ill health of his firstborn son, Alexis.

Creator: John Elliot | Director: Bill Hays | Stars: Gayle Hunnicutt, Charles Kay, Barry Foster, Bruce Purchase

33. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )

93 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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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

34. Goodnight, Mister Tom (1998 TV Movie)

108 min | Drama, War

7.9
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We're in an English village shortly before Dunkirk. "Mr. Tom" Oakley still broods over the death of his wife and small son while he was away in the navy during WWI, and grief has made him a... See full summary »

Writers: Brian Finch, Michelle Magorian | Director: Jack Gold | Stars: John Thaw, Nick Robinson, Annabelle Apsion, Thomas Orange

35. Supernatural (1977 TV Mini-Series)

50 min | Horror

7.9
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Chilling anthology series where membership to the secret society, The Club of the Damned, is granted through telling horror stories.

Stars: Andre Van Gyseghem, Billie Whitelaw, Sandor Elès, Ian Hendry

36. Fall of Eagles (1974 TV Mini-Series)

50 min | Drama, History

7.9
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British drama about the collapse of three great European dynasties - the Romanovs, the Habsburgs and the Hohenzollerns.

Creator: John Elliot | Stars: Michael Hordern, Charles Kay, Barry Foster, Gayle Hunnicutt

37. The Darling Buds of May (1991–1993)
Episode: A Breath of French Air: Part 1 (1991)

Comedy

7.9
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The whole family go on holiday to France, a holiday which gets off to a bad start. However, when the family car is seen to have a crest on it, it is assumed that they are titled nobility. ... See full summary »

Writers: H.E. Bates, Robert Banks Stewart | Director: David Giles | Stars: David Jason, Pam Ferris, Philip Franks, Catherine Zeta-Jones

38. The Shadow Line (2011– )
Episode: Episode #1.7 (2011)

7.9
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Khokar is forced to retire after Gabriel rumbles that he had Petra try and kill Gatehouse. Gabriel is summoned by the retired Commander Penney who tells him that Counterpoint was a scheme ... See full summary »

Writer: Hugo Blick | Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Kierston Wareing, Eve Best, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ace Bhatti

39. Fall of Eagles (1974– )
Episode: The Last Tsar (1974)

Drama, History

7.9
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The young Tsarevich Nicholas of Russia finds the idea of succeeding his father an absolute nightmare and spends most of his time trying to forget the matter by amusing himself with his ... See full summary »

Creator: John Elliot | Director: Bill Hays | Stars: Gayle Hunnicutt, Charles Kay, Barry Foster, Patrick Stewart

40. Midsomer Murders (1997– )
Episode: Vixen's Run (2006)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Sir Freddy Butler collapses during a speech. The PM suggests the death is due to natural causes, however Barnaby is not convinced. Sir Freddy's will is stolen and his lawyer's house is burned down in an arson attack.

Writers: Michael Aitkens, Caroline Graham | Director: Peter Smith | Stars: John Nettles, Jason Hughes, Jane Wymark, Laura Howard

41. Henry V (1989)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.8
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83 Metascore

The gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.

Writers: William Shakespeare, Kenneth Branagh | Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi, Simon Shepherd, James Larkin

42. The Darling Buds of May (1991–1993)

100 min | Comedy

7.8
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The life of the Larkin family, farmers in Kent.

Stars: David Jason, Pam Ferris, Stephanie Ralph, Philip Franks

43. To the Manor Born (1979–1981)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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Audrey fforbes-Hamilton is sad when her husband dies but is shocked when she realises that she has to leave Grantleigh Manor where her family has lived forever. The new owner is Richard De ... See full summary »

Creator: Peter Spence | Stars: Penelope Keith, Peter Bowles, Angela Thorne, Daphne Heard

44. Fall of Eagles (1974– )
Episode: Absolute Beginners (1974)

Drama, History

7.8
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In Russia in 1903, Nicholas II has been Tsar for nine years and nobody no longer doubts that revolution soon will come. The important questions at the moment are how, when, and led by whom.... See full summary »

Creator: John Elliot | Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Charles Kay, Bruce Purchase, Lynn Farleigh, Edward Wilson

45. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: How Time Flies (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A self-taught expert in antique clocks is being stalked because of a clock in his possession and calls on Hetty for help.

Writers: John Bowen, David Cook, Jeremy Paul | Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Frank Mills

46. 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

47. Fortunes of War (1987 TV Mini-Series)

407 min | Drama, War

7.7
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Guy Pringle and his new wife, Harriet, are members of the English community in Bucharest, Rumania on the eve of World War II. The film catalogs and chronicles, after the war begins, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh, Charles Kay, Mark Drewry

48. Shakespeare: The Animated Tales (1992 TV Mini-Series)

26 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Condensed animated adaptations of plays by William Shakespeare.

Stars: Alec McCowen, Michael Kitchen, Suzanne Burden, Gerald James

49. The Citadel (1983 TV Mini-Series)

500 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Ben Cross, Clare Higgins, Gareth Thomas, Niall Buggy

50. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: A Star Is Gorn (1984)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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Pressurized pop star Zack Zolar fakes his own death and Terry tries to protect him from his ruthless manager and producer, both of whom seek to exploit him by releasing his 'posthumous' ... See full summary »

Writers: Tony Hoare, Leon Griffiths | Director: Ian Toynton | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Mel Smith, Primi Townsend