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1. Revenge (2011– )

TV-PG | 44 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | Active

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An emotionally troubled young woman makes it her mission to exact revenge against the people who wronged her father.

Creator: Mike Kelley | Stars: Emily VanCamp, Madeleine Stowe, Gabriel Mann, Nick Wechsler

2. The Following (2013– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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A brilliant and charismatic, yet psychotic serial killer communicates with other active serial killers and activates a cult of believers following his every command.

Creator: Kevin Williamson | Stars: Kevin Bacon, James Purefoy, Shawn Ashmore, Valorie Curry

3. A Knight's Tale (2001)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.9
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54 Metascore

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight.

Writer: Brian Helgeland | Director: Brian Helgeland | Stars: Heath Ledger, Mark Addy, Rufus Sewell, Shannyn Sossamon

4. Rome (2005 TV Mini-Series)

90 min | Action, Drama, History

8.9
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A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.

Stars: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon

5. John Carter (2012)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.6
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51 Metascore

Transported to Barsoom, a Civil War vet discovers a barren planet seemingly inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter Woola and a princess in desperate need of a savior.

Writers: Andrew Stanton, Mark Andrews, Michael Chabon, Edgar Rice Burroughs | Director: Andrew Stanton | Stars: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Willem Dafoe, Samantha Morton

6. Episodes (2011– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy | Active

7.8
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British writer-producers Beverly and Sean Lincoln (Tamsin Greig and Stephen Mangan), have a wonderful marriage and a hit TV series to their credit. Things couldn't be better. Until Merc ... See full summary »

Creators: David Crane, Jeffrey Klarik | Stars: Matt LeBlanc, Stephen Mangan, Tamsin Greig, Kathleen Rose Perkins

7. Resident Evil (2002)

R | 100 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.7
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33 Metascore

A special military unit fights a powerful, out-of-control supercomputer and hundreds of scientists who have mutated into flesh-eating creatures after a laboratory accident.

Writer: Paul W.S. Anderson | Director: Paul W.S. Anderson | Stars: Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Ryan McCluskey, Oscar Pearce

8. Solomon Kane (2009)

R | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.1
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48 Metascore

A ruthless mercenary renounces violence after learning his soul is bound for hell. When a young girl is kidnapped and her family slain by a sorcerer's murderous cult, he is forced to fight and seek his redemption slaying evil.

Writers: Michael J. Bassett, Robert E. Howard | Director: Michael J. Bassett | Stars: James Purefoy, Max von Sydow, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Pete Postlethwaite

9. The Hollow Crown (2012 TV Mini-Series)

Drama, History

8.5
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A mini-series of adaptations of Shakespeare's history plays: Richard II, Henry IV Parts One and Two, and Henry V.

Stars: Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston, Tom Georgeson, James Laurenson

10. Ironclad (2011)

R | 121 min | Action, Adventure, History

6.1
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42 Metascore

In 13th-century England, a small group of Knights Templar fight to defend Rochester Castle against the tyrannical King John.

Writers: Jonathan English, Erick Kastel, Stephen McDool | Director: Jonathan English | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Jason Flemyng, Brian Cox, James Purefoy

11. Camelot (2011 TV Mini-Series)

45 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.6
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King Uther dies suddenly. Britain is facing chaos. The sorcerer Merlin appoints the not so known son and heir Arthur as the king who was raised as a commoner, but his half sister has other ... See full summary »

Creators: Chris Chibnall, Michael Hirst | Stars: Joseph Fiennes, Jamie Campbell Bower, Tamsin Egerton, Peter Mooney

12. Mansfield Park (1999)

PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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71 Metascore

At 10, Fanny Price, a poor relation, goes to live at Mansfield Park, the estate of her aunt's husband, Sir Thomas. Clever, studious, and a writer with an ironic imagination and fine moral ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Austen, Patricia Rozema | Director: Patricia Rozema | Stars: Frances O'Connor, Jonny Lee Miller, Alessandro Nivola, Hannah Taylor Gordon

13. Wicked Blood (2014 Video)

Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.4
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Hannah and Amber Baker are trapped in a dark Southern underworld of violence, drugs and bikers. Both live in fear of their "Uncle Frank" Stinson, the ruthless leader of a crime organization.

Writer: Mark Young | Director: Mark Young | Stars: Abigail Breslin, Alexa PenaVega, Sean Bean, James Purefoy

14. The Edge of Love (2008)

R | 110 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.3
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39 Metascore

Two feisty, free-spirited women are connected by the brilliant, charismatic poet who loves them both.

Writer: Sharman Macdonald | Director: John Maybury | Stars: Keira Knightley, Sienna Miller, Matthew Rhys, Simon Armstrong

15. Vanity Fair (2004)

PG-13 | 141 min | Drama

6.2
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53 Metascore

Growing up poor in London, Becky Sharp (Witherspoon) defies her poverty-stricken background and ascends the social ladder alongside her best friend, Amelia.

Writers: Matthew Faulk, Mark Skeet, Julian Fellowes, William Makepeace Thackeray | Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Romola Garai, James Purefoy, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

16. High-Rise (2015)

Action, Drama, Sci-Fi | Post-production

Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.

Writers: J.G. Ballard, Amy Jump | Director: Ben Wheatley | Stars: Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Luke Evans

17. Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009– )

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active

6.9
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Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins, Bashir Salahuddin

18. Rev. (2010– )

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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The misadventures of an Anglican vicar, his wife, and a small but odd group of parishioners in London.

Creators: James Wood, Tom Hollander | Stars: Tom Hollander, Olivia Colman, Steve Evets, Miles Jupp

19. I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Romance

4.6
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17 Metascore

A florist, who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man, finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.

Writers: Nia Vardalos, Stephen David, Ben Zook | Director: Nia Vardalos | Stars: Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Judah Friedlander, Stephen Guarino

20. Injustice (2011 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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On the surface William Travers is a picture of success. An accomplished criminal barrister happily living with his wife in rural Suffolk. However, Travers is still recovering from a ... See full summary »

Creator: Anthony Horowitz | Stars: James Purefoy, Charlie Creed-Miles, Sasha Behar, Dervla Kirwan

21. Momentum (2015)

Action, Thriller | Post-production

A gripping fast paced action film set among the captivating sceneries of Cape Town, South Africa. The movie tells a story about modern crime, greed and victory, as the characters embark on ... See full summary »

Writers: Adam Marcus, Debra Sullivan | Director: Stephen S. Campanelli | Stars: Olga Kurylenko, Morgan Freeman, James Purefoy, Jenna Saras

22. The Philanthropist (2009– )

60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama | Active

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Creators: Charlie Corwin, Jim Juvonen | Stars: James Purefoy, Neve Campbell, Michael Kenneth Williams, Lindy Booth

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

60 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

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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

24. Maybe Baby (2000)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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46 Metascore

A comedy about a couple (Hugh Laurie and Joely Richardson) who are trying to conceive a child.

Writer: Ben Elton | Directors: Ben Elton, Hugh Laurie | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Joely Richardson, Matthew Macfadyen, Adrian Lester

25. Don Quixote (2000 TV Movie)

120 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

6.2
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Writers: Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra, John Mortimer | Director: Peter Yates | Stars: John Lithgow, Bob Hoskins, Isabella Rossellini, Vanessa Williams

26. The Mayor of Casterbridge (2003 TV Movie)

196 min | Drama

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At a country fair, young hay-trusser Michael Henchard quarrels with his wife Susan, and in a drunken fit decides to auction off his wife and baby to a sailor for five guineas. The next day,... See full summary »

Writers: Thomas Hardy, Ted Whitehead | Director: David Thacker | Stars: Ciarán Hinds, Juliet Aubrey, Jodhi May, James Purefoy

27. George and the Dragon (2004)

PG | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.7
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A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.

Writers: Tom Reeve, Michael Burks | Director: Tom Reeve | Stars: James Purefoy, Piper Perabo, Patrick Swayze, Michael Clarke Duncan

28. Boon (1986–1992)

60 min | Drama, Comedy

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Ken Boon and Harry Crawford are two middle-aged ex-firemen who start out in business together, initially in Birmingham and later in Nottingham. During the seven series (1986-1992), Ken ... See full summary »

Creators: Jim Hill, William Stair | Stars: Michael Elphick, David Daker, Neil Morrissey, Elizabeth Carling

29. Women Talking Dirty (1999)

97 min | Comedy

6.2
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A lively, outspoken single mother in Edinburgh, Scotland, develops an unlikely friendship with a shy cartoonist.

Writer: Isla Dewar | Director: Coky Giedroyc | Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Gina McKee, Eileen Atkins, Kenneth Cranham

30. Bedrooms and Hallways (1998)

96 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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At the suggestion of a straight friend, gay man Leo joins a men's group, where he causes some upsets by declaring his attraction to one of its members.

Writer: Robert Farrar | Director: Rose Troche | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Julie Graham, Simon Callow, Con O'Neill

31. Blessed (2004)

R | 98 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

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A fertility clinic visit becomes an unfathomable nightmare for a woman who's impregnated with the devil's DNA.

Writers: Robert Mearns, Jayson Rothwell | Director: Simon Fellows | Stars: Heather Graham, James Purefoy, Fionnula Flanagan, Alan McKenna

32. A Dance to the Music of Time (1997 TV Mini-Series)

416 min | Drama

7.5
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Anthony Powell's 12 volume novel sequence "A Dance to the Music of Time" has been dramatised for television.

Stars: Gillian Barge, Nicholas Jones, Simon Russell Beale, Robin Bailey

33. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996 TV Mini-Series)

159 min | Drama

7.5
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Based on a little known 1848 novel by Anne Bronte, Tara Fitzgerald stars as an enigmatic young woman who moves to 19th Century Yorkshire with a young son. Distancing herself from everyone ... See full summary »

Stars: Toby Stephens, Tara Fitzgerald, Rupert Graves, Sarah Badel

34. Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keagan (2011– )

60 min | Talk-Show | Active

6.3
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Hosted by Carrie Keagan, Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keagan is a fun and edgy, one-hour morning talk show on VH1 that provides a live, daily dose of pop culture news, chat, music and entertainment.

Stars: Carrie Keagan, Jason Dundas, Jim Shearer, Janell Snowden

35. Beau Brummell: This Charming Man (2006 TV Movie)

78 min | Drama, History

7.0
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George 'Beau' Brummel, a penniless but witty London gentleman, maintains a refined lifestyle with his loyal servant, cook Robinson. Only the friendship of the unpopular Hanoverian heir and ... See full summary »

Writers: Simon Bent, Ian Kelly | Director: Philippa Lowthorpe | Stars: James Purefoy, Hugh Bonneville, Philip Davis, Elliot Levey

36. Breakfast (2000– )

180 min | Family, News, Talk-Show

5.9
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Popular morning news programme that covers many news stories from both the UK and from around the world. Other features include a sports round-up, weather reports every thirty minutes and ... See full summary »

Stars: Bill Turnbull, Carol Kirkwood, Charlie Stayt, Sian Williams

37. Sharpe's Sword (1995 TV Movie)

TV-14 | Action, Adventure, History

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Sharpe is tasked to protect the most important spy in Lord Wellington's network, but domestic issues, a traumatized young girl, and possible French spies all threaten his success.

Writers: Eoghan Harris, Bernard Cornwell | Director: Tom Clegg | Stars: Sean Bean, Daragh O'Malley, John Tams, Jason Salkey

38. Rachael Ray (2006– )

Talk-Show | Active

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Stars: Rachael Ray, Gretta Monahan, Ian Smith, Kyan Douglas

39. Good Day L.A. (1993– )

180 min | News, Talk-Show

6.3
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Stars: Steve Edwards, Rick Dickert, Maria Quiban, Lisa Breckenridge

40. Feast of July (1995)

R | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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After an abandoned young woman in late 19th Century England is taken in by a rural couple with three handsome sons, tragic consequences result.

Writers: H.E. Bates, Christopher Neame | Director: Christopher Menaul | Stars: Embeth Davidtz, Tom Bell, Gemma Jones, James Purefoy

41. Diamonds (2009 TV Movie)

240 min | Drama

6.2
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Complex tale about small and big players in the African diamond business wrapped around a murder of US senator's daughter.

Writer: David Vainola | Director: Andy Wilson | Stars: James Purefoy, Judy Davis, Derek Jacobi, Joanne Kelly

42. Lighthouse (1999)

R | 95 min | Horror, Thriller

4.9
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A prison ship on its way to a remote island prison runs aground on rocks and sinks. Mixed survivors of cons and prison guards struggle ashore, only to discover to their horror that another ... See full summary »

Writers: Simon Hunter, Graeme Scarfe | Director: Simon Hunter | Stars: James Purefoy, Rachel Shelley, Christopher Adamson, Paul Brooke

43. Blackbeard: Terror at Sea (2006 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

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Writer: Andrew Bampfield | Directors: Richard Dale, Tilman Remme | Stars: James Purefoy, Tyler Butterworth, Mark Noble, Jack Galloway

44. GMTV (1993– )

205 min | News, Talk-Show

4.4
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Morning news, interviews and entertainment features.

Stars: Andrew Castle, Kate Garraway, Ben Shephard, Lorraine Kelly

45. The Tide of Life (1996 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Drama, Romance

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Tide of Life follows the fortunes of young housekeeper, Emily Kennedy, as she learns about relationships with three very different men. Forced from home of her first employer, Sep McGilby ... See full summary »

Stars: Diana Hardcastle, Gillian Kearney, John Bowler, Susie Burton

46. Frankenstein (2007 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

4.7
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A gripping re-telling of Mary Shelley's gothic masterpiece. Set a few years into the future, Dr Victoria Frankenstein works on an advanced stem cell research project.

Writer: Jed Mercurio | Director: Jed Mercurio | Stars: Helen McCrory, James Purefoy, Neil Pearson, Benedict Wong

47. Bright Hair (1997 TV Movie)

125 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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A solitary schoolgirl, prone to sudden blackouts after she's stumbled into a murder scene, gets involved with her English teacher. Then, when his wife is also murdered, questions about ... See full summary »

Writers: John Donne, Peter Ransley | Director: Christopher Menaul | Stars: Emilia Fox, James Purefoy, Oliver Milburn, John Bowe

48. Manchild (2007 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

6.7
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Two grown men find themselves suffering from midlife crises at the same time.

Writers: Mark Cullen, Robb Cullen, Michael Traeger | Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal | Stars: John Corbett, James Purefoy, Paul Hipp, Kevin Smith

49. The Summit (2008 TV Mini-Series)

240 min | Drama, Thriller

6.7
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Set on the eve of the next G8 Summit, this miniseries follows a mother's desperate struggle to bring justice to her murdered son, fallen victim to a corrupt pharmaceutical company.

Stars: Bruce Greenwood, James Purefoy, Rachelle Lefevre, Mía Maestro

50. Goose on the Loose (2006)

PG | 87 min | Comedy, Family

4.8
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A grieving young boy (Morrow) looks to protect his new best friend, a talking goose, from his school principal (Chase), who's fattening up the bird for a Christmas cook-off.

Writer: Charles Dennis | Director: Nicholas Kendall | Stars: Chevy Chase, James Purefoy, Max Morrow, Kari Matchett