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1. The Expert (1968–1976)

50 min

8.9
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Creators: N.J. Crisp, Gerard Glaister | Stars: Marius Goring, Ann Morrish, Victor Winding, Michael Farnsworth

Votes: 11

2. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

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

8.6
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Time and Space traveling adventures of a Gallifreyan Time Lord only known as the Doctor and his companions, traveling through time and space.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

Votes: 20,162

3. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)

60 min | Drama

8.6
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Stars: Brian Rix, Cyril Luckham, Peter Sallis, Joby Blanshard

Votes: 36

4. Secret Agent (1964–1966)
Episode: Whatever Happened to George Foster? (1965)

52 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.4
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Drake discovers that a woman is financing political agitators in Santo Marco trying to bring down the government. He sets out to find out who employs her and why. Drake finds it is being funded by a rich member of the aristocracy.

Writer: David Stone | Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Adrienne Corri, Bernard Lee, Jill Melford

Votes: 31

5. Secret Agent (1964–1966)

49 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.3
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Three years after the original "Danger Man" series concluded, it was revamped and continued in a longer format. (1 hour/episode instead of 30 minutes). John Drake was now a Special Security... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Peter Madden, Earl Cameron, Zia Mohyeddin

Votes: 585

6. Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)

Not Rated | 106 min | Comedy, Crime

8.2
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A distant poor relative of the Duke of D'Ascoyne plots to inherit the title by murdering the eight other heirs who stand ahead of him in the line of succession.

Writers: Roy Horniman, Robert Hamer, John Dighton | Director: Robert Hamer | Stars: Dennis Price, Alec Guinness, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood

Votes: 23,416

7. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)

60 min | Crime

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

Votes: 36

8. Comedy Playhouse (1961–2014)

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Creators: A.J. Bacon, Neil Munro | Stars: Frank Thornton, John Le Mesurier, Robert Dorning, Ronald Fraser

Votes: 11

9. Budgie (1971–1972)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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Chirpy Cockney petty crook 'Budgie' Bird is the main character in this British TV series of the early 70s. Budgie was the eternal failure, with every scam, and every attempt to make his ... See full summary »

Creators: Willis Hall, Keith Waterhouse | Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson, Lynn Dalby, June Lewis

Votes: 101

10. Sergeant Cork (1963–1968)

60 min | Crime

7.9
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Bob first meets Cork, and follows him on a poisoning case involving a doctor that pursued a vivacious young woman married to an elderly hero.

Creator: Ted Willis | Stars: John Barrie, William Gaunt, Charles Morgan, Freddie Fowler

Votes: 23

11. Boyd Q.C. (1956–1964)

30 min | Drama

7.9
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Stars: Michael Denison, Charles Leno, Weyman Mackay, Owen Berry

Votes: 12

12. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Terror of the Autons: Episode Three (1971)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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The Doctor and the Brigadier head to Farrel's factory but the Master and the Autons have already left and are distributing plastic daffodils around the country.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Barry Letts | Stars: Jon Pertwee, Nicholas Courtney, Roger Delgado, Katy Manning

Votes: 141

13. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Terror of the Autons: Episode Two (1971)

TV-PG | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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Attempting to find out where Jo encountered the Master, the Doctor heads to the circus where he falls foul of Rossini.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Barry Letts | Stars: Jon Pertwee, Nicholas Courtney, Roger Delgado, Katy Manning

Votes: 138

14. Dead of Night (1945)

Approved | 77 min | Horror

7.7
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An architect senses impending doom as his half-remembered recurring dream turns into reality. The guests at the country house encourage him to stay as they take turns telling supernatural tales.

Writers: H.G. Wells, E.F. Benson, John Baines, Angus MacPhail, T.E.B. Clarke | Directors: Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer | Stars: Mervyn Johns, Michael Redgrave, Roland Culver, Mary Merrall

Votes: 6,867

15. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Stars: Derek Francis, Alfred Burke, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 39

16. Thirty-Minute Theatre (1965–1973)

30 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Donald Sinden, Deborah Lavin, Helen Lindsay, Paul Moriarty

Votes: 20

17. Mrs Thursday (1966–1967)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Elderly cleaning lady inherits her boss's house, fortune - and butler.

Creator: Ted Willis | Stars: Kathleen Harrison, Hugh Manning, Richard Caldicot, George Waring

Votes: 15

18. General Hospital (1972–1980)

30 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Lewis Jones, David Garth, James Kerry, Ian White

Votes: 30

19. Owen, M.D. (1971– )

50 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Nigel Stock, Joan Newell, Alan Moore, Maggie Hanley

Votes: 6

20. Vanity Fair (1967 TV Mini-Series)

50 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Susan Hampshire, Dyson Lovell, Bryan Marshall, Marilyn Taylerson

Votes: 36

21. Murder She Said (1961)

Unrated | 87 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.4
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When Miss Marple reports witnessing a murder through the window of a passing train, the police dismiss her as a dotty spinster when no trace of the crime can be found.

Writers: Agatha Christie, David D. Osborn, David Pursall, Jack Seddon | Director: George Pollock | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Arthur Kennedy, Muriel Pavlow, James Robertson Justice

Votes: 3,717

22. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

Votes: 155

23. Weavers Green (1966– )

30 min | Drama

7.3
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Soap about daily life at a rural veterinary practice.

Creators: Peter Lambda, Betty Paul | Stars: Marjie Lawrence, Eric Flynn, Grant Taylor, Richard Coleman

Votes: 6

24. The Loves of Joanna Godden (1947)

89 min | Drama

7.2
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On Romney Marsh at the turn of the century, a woman farmer has three suitors.

Writers: H.E. Bates, Angus MacPhail, Sheila Kaye Smith | Directors: Charles Frend, Robert Hamer | Stars: Googie Withers, Jean Kent, John McCallum, Derek Bond

Votes: 57

25. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)

45 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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Creator: Ted Willis | Stars: Jack Warner, Peter Byrne, Geoffrey Adams, Arthur Rigby

Votes: 109

26. A Study in Terror (1965)

95 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.7
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson join the hunt for the notorious serial killer, Jack The Ripper.

Writers: Donald Ford, Derek Ford, Arthur Conan Doyle | Director: James Hill | Stars: John Neville, Donald Houston, John Fraser, Anthony Quayle

Votes: 1,025

27. Saraband (1948)

Approved | 96 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.7
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A young woman marries Prince George but it's far from a love match. Then she falls for a Swedish Count.

Writers: Helen Simpson, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick | Director: Basil Dearden | Stars: Stewart Granger, Joan Greenwood, Flora Robson, Françoise Rosay

Votes: 245

28. The Uncle (1965)

87 min | Drama

6.7
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Writers: Margaret Abrams, Desmond Davis | Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Rupert Davies, Brenda Bruce, Robert Duncan, Ann Lynn

Votes: 10

29. Don't Ever Leave Me (1949)

85 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.4
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In a pleasant variation on "The Ransom of Red Chief," elderly crook Harry Denton, when challenged to prove he is "not past it," decides to kidnap Sheila Farlane, the 16 year old daughter of... See full summary »

Writers: Anthony Armstrong, Robert Westerby | Director: Arthur Crabtree | Stars: Jimmy Hanley, Petula Clark, Linden Travers, Hugh Sinclair

Votes: 37

30. My Sister and I (1948)

97 min | Drama

6.0
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Writers: Emery Bonnett, Michael Medwin, A.R. Rawlinson, Joan Rees, Robert Westerby | Director: Harold Huth | Stars: Sally Ann Howes, Dermot Walsh, Martita Hunt, Barbara Mullen

Votes: 5

31. Emergency-Ward 10 (1957–1967)

30 min | Drama

5.9
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This well-liked series was a drama/soap set in a hospital.

Stars: Jill Browne, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Desmond Carrington, John Carlisle

Votes: 23

32. ITV Sunday Night Theatre (1969– )

78 min | Drama

5.9
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Stars: Michael Balfour, Madoline Thomas, Sandra Bryant, Diane Cilento

Votes: 35

33. Out of the Clouds (1955)

88 min | Drama

5.9
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A busy day at London Airport. Follow the lives and loves of the crew and passengers.

Writers: John Fores, John Eldridge, Michael Relph, Rex Rienits | Director: Basil Dearden | Stars: Anthony Steel, Robert Beatty, David Knight, Margo Lorenz

Votes: 82

34. Bachelor Father (1970– )

30 min | Comedy

5.8
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A wealthy bachelor becomes a foster parent to five children.

Stars: Ian Carmichael, Ian Johnson, Briony McRoberts, Roland Pickering

Votes: 5

35. The Eyes of Annie Jones (1964)

73 min | Mystery, Drama

5.6
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Murder unfolds around a young girl who sleepwalks and talks while she does so.

Writers: Henry Slesar, Louis Vittes | Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Richard Conte, Francesca Annis, Joyce Carey, Myrtle Reed

Votes: 45

36. Three Spare Wives (1962)

70 min | Comedy

5.5
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Man inherits a harem of three wives from his Uncle which he brings home to his wife in England.

Writers: Eldon Howard, Talbot Rothwell | Director: Ernest Morris | Stars: Susan Stephen, John Hewer, Robin Hunter, Barbara Leake

Votes: 11

37. The Gentle Touch (1956)

91 min | Drama, Comedy

5.3
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The public and private lives of 5 girls, who start out as student nurses in the National Health service during the 1950's.

Writers: Iain MacCormick, Sheila Mackay Russell | Director: Pat Jackson | Stars: George Baker, Belinda Lee, Delphi Lawrence, Adrienne Corri

Votes: 26

38. His Excellency (1952)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy

5.3
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Writers: Adrian Alington, Campbell Christie, Dorothy Christie, Robert Hamer, W.P. Lipscomb | Director: Robert Hamer | Stars: Eric Portman, Cecil Parker, Helen Cherry, Susan Stephen

Votes: 19

39. Oliver Twist (1962 TV Mini-Series)

30 min | Adventure, Family

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Stars: Bruce Prochnik, Max Adrian, Carmel McSharry, Peter Vaughan

40. Woodstock (1973– )

45 min

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Stars: John Baddeley, Michael Beint, David Buck, James Garbutt

41. Adventure Weekly (1968–1969)

20 min | Family, Adventure

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Five budding junior journalists run their own newspaper, the Adventure Weekly.

Stars: Elizabeth Dear, Len Jones, Bartlett Mullins, Brent Oldfield

42. The Man Outside (1972– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

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Stars: Rupert Davies, Donald Pleasence, Michael Redgrave, Ann Todd

43. You Can't Escape (1956)

77 min

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An up and coming young writer accidentally kills his ex-girlfriend then tries to cover it up but just tangles up a web of lies he weaves. The more he tries to hide, the deeper he digs the hole.

Writers: Robert Hall, Alan Kennington, Doreen Montgomery | Director: Wilfred Eades | Stars: Noelle Middleton, Guy Rolfe, Robert Urquhart, Peter Reynolds

44. Poison Pen (1949 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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Writer: Richard Llewellyn | Stars: Dorothy Black, Neville Brook, Nell Carter, Erik Chitty

45. The Pearcross Girls (1973– )

50 min | Drama

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Stars: Penelope Wilton, Marion Mathie, Anthony Nicholls, Margaret Diamond

46. A Handful of Thieves (1969 TV Mini-Series)

25 min | Drama

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Stars: John Baskcomb, Erik Chitty, Sheila Fay, John Gugolka

47. Late Summer Affair (1962 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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Writer: Leo Lehmann | Stars: Nigel Stock, Wendy Craig, Jessie Evans, Brian Wilde

48. Vanity Fair (1956–1957)

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Joyce Redman, Petra Davies, Derek Blomfield, Alan Badel

49. Gerry's Inn (1947 TV Short)

40 min | Short, Comedy, Music

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Writers: Edgar Blatt, Denis Norden | Stars: Carole Carr, Anthony Drake, Geraldo, Charles Irwin

50. Broome Stages (1966 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Drama

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Drama serial dealing with the lives of the Broomes, an English theatrical family, throughout the 18th and 19th centuries.

Stars: Richard Pasco, Gwen Watford, Anthony Bate, Paul Daneman