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1. As the World Turns (1956–2010)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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Set in the fictional town of Oakdale, this long-running serial focuses on the relationships and difficulties of its inhabitants.

Stars: Colleen Zenk, Kelly Menighan, Don Hastings, Jon Hensley

Votes: 1,566

2. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)

TV-Y7 | 11 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.3
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The offbeat adventures of Courage, a cowardly dog who must overcome his own fears to heroically defend his unknowing farmer owners from all kinds of dangers, paranormal events and menaces that appear around their land.

Stars: Marty Grabstein, Thea White, Peter Fernandez, Simon Prebble

Votes: 28,716

3. High Road to China (1983)

PG | 105 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.0
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During WW1, an alcoholic American biplane pilot is hired by the spoiled daughter of an industrialist to find her father who disappeared in Asia.

Director: Brian G. Hutton | Stars: Tom Selleck, Bess Armstrong, Jack Weston, Wilford Brimley

Votes: 4,192 | Gross: $28.40M

4. Loving (1983–1995)

30 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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"Loving" takes place in the fictional town of Corinth, PA, centering around the lives of the wealthy Alden family. Love and betrayal, along with the struggle for power, become the focus of ... See full summary »

Stars: Noelle Beck, Lisa Peluso, Susan Keith, Laura Wright

Votes: 246

5. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

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

Votes: 845

6. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )

540 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.5
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A six-episode dramatization of Henry VIII's relationships with each of his six wives. Each episode is devoted to one wife, and is a complete play in itself.

Stars: Keith Michell, Anthony Quayle, Patrick Troughton, Bernard Hepton

Votes: 1,041

7. The Endurance (2000)

G | 97 min | Documentary, History

7.9
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A retelling of Sir Ernest Shackleton 's ill-fated expedition to Antarctica in 1914-1916, featuring new footage of the actual locations and interviews with surviving relatives of key ... See full summary »

Director: George Butler | Stars: Liam Neeson, Julian Ayer, John Blackborow, David Cale

Votes: 1,647 | Gross: $2.45M

8. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)

45 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Stars: Jack Warner, Peter Byrne, Geoffrey Adams, Arthur Rigby

Votes: 152

9. Emergency-Ward 10 (1957–1967)

30 min | Drama

6.2
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This well-liked series was a drama/soap set in a hospital.

Stars: Jill Browne, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Frederick Bartman, Desmond Carrington

Votes: 27

10. The Kenny Everett Television Show (1981–1988)

30 min | Comedy, Music

7.5
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Zany antics and sketches by the anarchic camp comic.

Stars: Kenny Everett, Cleo Rocos, Sheila Steafel, Andrie Reid

Votes: 409

11. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Stars: Michael Bryant, William Simons, Katherine Barker, Geoffrey Palmer

Votes: 32

12. Compact (1962–1965)

30 min | Drama

7.4
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This series was set in the offices of a glossy women's magazine. It was one of several attempts by the BBC to invent a soap opera to rival Coronation Street. Until Eastenders, none really took off.

Stars: Frances Bennett, Robert Desmond, Ronald Allen, Louise Dunn

Votes: 5

13. Love Story (1963–1974)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Stars: T.P. McKenna, Frances Cuka, Keith Barron, Patrick Macnee

Votes: 50

14. Attack on the Iron Coast (1968)

G | 89 min | Action, Drama, War

5.5
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Lloyd Bridges plays a WWII commando leader who leads a group of soldiers on a suicide mission to destroy a Nazi naval stronghold on the French coast.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Andrew Keir, Sue Lloyd, Mark Eden

Votes: 480

15. Sergeant Cork (1963–1968)

60 min | Crime

7.9
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Victorian era, 'Who done it' with the venerable Sergeant Cork battling entrenched views in a bid to use a more scientific approach to solving cases.Trusty sidekick Bob does not always understand his methods but faithfully co-operates..

Stars: John Barrie, William Gaunt, Charles Morgan, Freddie Fowler

Votes: 37

16. Softly Softly (1966–1969)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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Softly Softly was a drama series about a West Country police force solving local crime. It was a spin-off from another BBC drama series, Z Cars.

Stars: Stratford Johns, Frank Windsor, Norman Bowler, John Barron

Votes: 68

17. Drama 61-67 (1961–1967)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Stars: Brian Haines, John Ronane, Aubrey Richards, Neil Wilson

Votes: 11

18. Innocent Victim (1989)

R | 89 min | Drama

6.6
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A woman is attempting to cope with her son's tragic death when her mother arrives on an ill-timed visit with her own remedies.

Director: Giles Foster | Stars: Helen Shaver, Lauren Bacall, Malcolm Stoddard, Peter Firth

Votes: 63

19. The Corridor People (1966– )

60 min | Thriller, Adventure

7.8
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A short-lived surreal detective adventure centred around the exploits of security agents Scrotty & Kronk and their battles with the evil but seductive Syrie Van Epp.

Stars: Elizabeth Shepherd, John Sharp, Gary Cockrell, Alan Curtis

Votes: 18

20. The Man in Room 17 (1965– )

60 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama

8.1
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Crime series about a secret government department, "Room 17", set up to deal with crimes that baffle police and government agencies. Headed by veteran World War II Agent Oldenshaw, and ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Vernon, Michael Aldridge, Denholm Elliott, Willoughby Goddard

Votes: 18

21. The Price Is Right (1984–1988)

Family, Game-Show

6.9
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The British version of the popular and long-running American game show. The show presented a wide variety of contests and games, all with the same basic challenge: guess the prices of ... See full summary »

Stars: Leslie Crowther, Simon Prebble, Denise Kelly, Marie Elise

Votes: 44

22. Bognor (1981– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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Stars: Joanna McCallum, Ewan Roberts, David Horovitch, Tim Meats

Votes: 11

23. The Sullavan Brothers (1964–1965)

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Hugh Manning, David Sumner, Anthony Bate, Tenniel Evans

24. Studio 4 (1962– )

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Anthology series of plays filmed at the BBC TV centre's newly constructed Studio Four.

Stars: Marjorie Wilde, Frederick Farley, David Spenser, Dallas Cavell

Votes: 12

25. The Brack Report (1982– )

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Donald Sumpter, Patricia Garwood, Jenny Seagrove, Neil Nisbet

26. The Flying Swan (1965– )

45 min | Drama

7.4
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This partially lost sequel to "The Royalty" (1957) follows day to day happenings in one particular hotel.

Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Julia Lockwood, Molly Urquhart, Hugh McDermott

Votes: 8

27. Thursday Theatre (1964–1965)

Drama

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Stars: John Sharp, Paul Rogers, Robert Flemyng, Rachel Gurney

28. Champion House (1967–1968)

50 min | Drama

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Drama series dealing with a family-run textiles firm.

Stars: James Kerry, Edward Chapman, Virginia Stride, Nicole Maurey

29. The Madness (1976 TV Movie)

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Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Bill Fraser, Patrick Stewart, Zena Walker, Michael Goodliffe

Votes: 6

30. The Fifth Form at St. Dominic's (1961– )

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Lindsay Scott-Patton, Peter Marden, Simon Prebble, David Griffin

31. Home Tonight (1961– )

15 min | Drama

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Stars: David Hemmings, Patricia Brake, Andrew Laurence, Simon Prebble

32. The Birds Upstairs (2010)

9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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Frustrated attempts to bear children overwhelm the lives of an aristocratic, avian couple in the early nineteenth century.

Director: Christopher Jarvis | Star: Simon Prebble

Votes: 38

33. Write a Play (1965–1967)

Drama

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A series of plays submitted to Rediffusion by children under the age of fifteen, as entrants in a writing competition.

Stars: Jimmy Hanley, Clive Goodwin, Carla Challoner, Jonathan Collins

34. Waterways: Our Heritage (1980)

33 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Robin Crane | Star: Simon Prebble

35. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: A Beaver's Tale/The Nutcracker (2002)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.4
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"A Beaver's Tail" The Family awakens one morning and discovers a lake outside their home. When the water rises and begins to flood the farmhouse, Courage reluctantly goes to find the cause.... See full summary »

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Arthur Anderson, Thea White, Max Casella

Votes: 119

36. Love Story (1963–1974)
Episode: A Girl Like Me (1964)

Drama

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Stars: Francesca Annis, Diane Clare, Noel Coleman, Marcus Hammond

37. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)
Episode: A Grain of Rice (1960)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Douglas Moodie | Stars: Geoffrey Adams, Graham Ashley, Peter Byrne, Jeanette Hutchinson

38. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: A Night at the Katz Motel/Cajun Granny Stew (1999)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.3
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"A Night at the Katz Motel" Muriel, Eustace and Courage check into a motel run by a sinister cat named Katz. It turns out to be a VERY long night when Katz turns his spiders lose on them.

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Lionel Wilson, Thea White, Jason Antoon

Votes: 256

39. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Aqua-Farmer/Food of the Dragon (2002)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.3
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"Aqua-Farmer" When the Family visits an aqua-park, The Farmer boasts loudly that he can swim better than the dolphin in the water show. The Farmer is challenged to a swimming contest with ... See full summary »

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Arthur Anderson, Thea White, Max Casella

Votes: 104

40. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Bad Hair Day/Forbidden Hat of Gold (2001)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.5
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"Bad Hair Day" Because of her rare blood type, Muriel is abducted and taken to a Hair Farm to be used for growing hair.

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Lionel Wilson, Thea White, Jon Adams

Votes: 116

41. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)
Episode: Bells in My Ears (1962)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Douglas Moodie | Stars: Geoffrey Adams, Graham Ashley, George Benson, Peter Byrne

42. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Bride of Swamp Monster/Goat Pain (2002)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.3
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"Bride of the Swamp Monster" The truck crashes into a swamp one night and Muriel loses her new locket, which holds a picture of her inside it. The locket descends into the murky swamp and ... See full summary »

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Arthur Anderson, Thea White, Max Casella

Votes: 101

43. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Cabaret Courage/Wrath of the Librarian (2002)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.5
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"Cabaret Courage" The Family is sightseeing in Hollowood, California, when a manhole opens beneath their feet. They plummet down a series of long, intestine-like tubes and land in an ... See full summary »

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Arthur Anderson, Thea White, Max Casella

Votes: 109

44. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Campsite of Terror/Record Deal (2002)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.5
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"Campsite of Terror" While on a family camping trip, Muriel is kidnapped by two raccoons searching for a surrogate mother. Courage must rescue her from the raccoons. "The Record Deal" The ... See full summary »

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Lionel Wilson, Thea White, Jon Adams

Votes: 114

45. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Car, Broke, Phone Yes/Cowboy Courage (2001)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.5
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"Car Broke. Phone. Yes?" A strange visitor arrives at the Farm, claiming to have car trouble. Courage later discovers the visitor is really a floating alien brain on a mission to collect human qualities.

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Lionel Wilson, Thea White, Jon Adams

Votes: 124

46. ITV Playhouse (1967– )
Episode: Casting the Runes (1979)

Not Rated | 47 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Like NIGHT OF THE DEMON, this adaptation is based only very loosely based on the original ghost story by M.R. James. However, it does feature eerie scenic views and is directed by Lawrence "Ghost Story For Christmas" Gordon Clark

Director: Lawrence Gordon Clark | Stars: Iain Cuthbertson, Jan Francis, Bernard Gallagher, Joanna Dunham

Votes: 101

47. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970– )
Episode: Catherine Howard (1970)

TV-14 | 90 min | Drama, History, Romance

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Henry is suffering agony with his ulcerated leg .The Duke of Norfolk presents his young and pretty niece Catherine Howard to the King who becomes captivated . Henry soon marries Catherine but will she prove to be his rose without a thorn?

Director: Naomi Capon | Stars: Keith Michell, Angela Pleasence, Patrick Troughton, Sheila Burrell

Votes: 51

48. The Brack Report (1982– )
Episode: Chapter 10 (1982)

Drama

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Director: Cyril Coke | Stars: Donald Sumpter, Patricia Garwood, Jenny Seagrove, Neil Nisbet

49. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Courage Meets Bigfoot/Hothead (1999)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

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"Courage Meets Bigfoot" A hungry Bigfoot turns up at the farm. Courage is terrified at first, but befriends the gentle monster and must save him from the Farmer and an angry mob.

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Lionel Wilson, Thea White, Jason Antoon

Votes: 165

50. Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999–2002)
Episode: Courage Meets the Mummy/Invisible Muriel (2001)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.4
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"Courage Meets the Mummy" A Mayan mummy returns from the dead to seek revenge on the two people who wrongfully entombed him thousands of years ago -- two people who bore an uncanny resemblance to Muriel and the Farmer.

Director: John Dilworth | Stars: Marty Grabstein, Thea White, Lionel Wilson, Jon Adams

Votes: 122