Most Popular Titles With George Sewell

1. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
45 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
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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.

2. Barry Lyndon (1975)
184 min | Drama
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An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England.

3. Heartbeat (1992– )
50 min | Drama, Comedy, Crime
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A British police constable and his doctor wife, weary of the turmoil in contemporary London, decide to move and work in a quiet village where life is livelier than they anticipated.

4. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, Western
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5. Get Carter (1971)
112 min | Crime, Thriller
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When his brother dies under mysterious circumstances in a car accident, London gangster Jack Carter travels to Newcastle to investigate.

6. The Upper Hand (1990–1996)
25 min | Comedy
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British version of the US TV show 'Who's The Boss?'

7. Minder (1979–1994)
60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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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 »

8. UFO (1969–1973)
45 min | Action, Sci-Fi
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In the year 1980 the Earth is threatened by an alien race who kidnap and kill humans and use them for body parts. A highly secret military organization is set up in the hope of defending ... See full summary »

9. Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)
25 min | Horror, Thriller
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Dramatizations of many Roald Dahl short stories.

10. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979 TV Mini-Series)
290 min | Drama, Thriller
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In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced out of semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6's echelons.

11. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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British police series which revolutionised the genre on UK television in the mid 1970s. Jack Regan (see also 'Regan' (1974)) played by John Thaw is a hard edged detective in the Flying ... See full summary »

12. Z Cars (1962–1978)
50 min | Crime, Drama
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13. Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973–1978)
30 min | Comedy
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Frank Spencer is more than just a complete klutz. Everything he touches falls apart, and he can't keep a job for more than a day. The only thing that keeps him going is his long-suffering ... See full summary »

14. Play for Today (1970–1984)
75 min | Drama
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15. Rising Damp (1974–1978)
30 min | Comedy
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Popular sitcom set in a seedy bedsit lorded over by the mean, vain, boastful, cowardly landlord Rigsby. In each episode, his conceits are debunked by his long suffering tenants.

16. Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969)
101 min | Sci-Fi
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A planet is discovered in the same orbit as Earth's but is located on the exact opposite side of the sun, making it not visible from Earth. The European Space Exploration Council decide to ... See full summary »

17. The Detectives (1993–1997)
50 min | Comedy, Crime
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In the never ending, high tech war against crime, Detective Constables Bob Louis and David Briggs are the Scud missiles of the police arsenal of intuition, hunches and inspired guesses... ... See full summary »

18. This Is Your Life (1969–2003)
25 min | Documentary, Biography
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19. This Sporting Life (1963)
134 min | Drama, Sport
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In Northern England in the early 1960s, Frank Machin is mean, tough and ambitious enough to become an immediate star in the rugby league team run by local employer Weaver. Machin lodges ... See full summary »

20. Horror House (1969)
92 min | Horror, Thriller
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Teenagers gathered in an old mansion are being murdered one by one. The survivors must discover who among them is the killer before he finishes off everybody.

21. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)
60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
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Jeff Randall and Marty Hopkirk are private detectives who specialize in divorce cases. Their long-running partnership seems to come to an abrupt end when Marty is killed by a hit-and-run, ... See full summary »

22. Man in a Suitcase (1967–1968)
60 min | Action, Crime, Drama
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McGill (known as "Mac") was a former U.S. intelligence agent based in London. After being thrown out of the agency for something he did not do, he finds his "false" reputation has preceded ... See full summary »

23. Deadlier Than the Male (1967)
98 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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British agent Bulldog Drummond is assigned to stop a master criminal who uses beautiful women to do his killings.

24. Kaleidoscope (1966)
103 min | Comedy, Crime
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Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling gambling man who ... See full summary »

25. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)
45 min | Crime, Drama
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26. Crown Court (1972–1984)
30 min | Drama
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Courtroom drama - each case takes three episodes. At the end of the third episode a jury of "ordinary people" comes to a verdict on the evidence presented.

27. Robbery (1967)
110 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama
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A dramatization of the Great Train Robbery. While not a 'how to', it is very detail dependent, showing the care and planning that took place to pull it off.

28. Masterpiece Theatre: Bleak House (1985 TV Mini-Series)
391 min | Drama, Crime
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The great case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce drags on, an obsession to all involved. Then a question of inheritance becomes a question of murder.

29. C.A.T.S. Eyes (1985–1987)
90 min | Crime, Drama
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An all-female detective outfit, the "Eyes Enquiry Agency", is formed as a front for the Home Office's new security operation the Covert Activities Thames Section (or CATS for short). ... See full summary »

30. Screen One (1985–2002)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »

31. Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense (1984– )
70 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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32. Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962–1971)
50 min
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33. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)
60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
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34. The Basil Brush Show (1968–1980)
Comedy, Family
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35. Public Eye (1965–1975)
60 min | Crime, Drama
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A long-running British TV series starring Alfred Burke as dour private-eye Frank Marker. Cynical and world-weary, Marker is frequently the unwitting stooge in bigger criminal wheels in his ... See full summary »

36. Operation: Daybreak (1975)
118 min | Adventure, Drama, War
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In 1942 Czechoslovakia, SS-General Reinhard Heydrich is appointed to become the Reich Protector of Bohemia and Moravia. The terror and oppression that follow cause Allied authorities in ... See full summary »

37. ITV Playhouse (1967– )
Comedy, Drama
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38. 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 »

39. The Gentle Touch (1980–1984)
60 min | Crime, Drama
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The adventures of tough lady cop Maggie Forbes.

40. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
75 min | Drama
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Series of one-off plays made by BBC television which gave breaks to a wide range of writers and directors in the late 60s, such as Dennis Potter, Ken Loach, David Mercer and John Hopkins. ... See full summary »

41. Blankety Blank (1979–2002)
30 min | Game-Show
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Comedy game show with celebrity guests and cheap prizes.

42. Home James! (1987–1990)
45 min | Comedy
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43. Manhunt (1969– )
60 min | Drama, War
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'Manhunt' takes place in 1942, Nazi-occupied France. An idealistic young university student (code named Nina) volunteers to be a secretary for the French Resistance... See full synopsis »

44. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)
90 min | Comedy, Drama
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45. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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46. Whodunnit? (1972–1978)
Family, Game-Show, Mystery
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British game show in which celebrity panelists were shown a dramatised murder and had to guess the identity of the killer or killers from the clues presented.

47. The Vengeance of She (1968)
101 min | Adventure, Fantasy
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A beautiful young European girl, Carol, is taken over by the spirit of mysterious Ayesha, queen of the lost city of Kuma. Carol is taken to Kuma to succeed the almost-immortal Ayesha as ... See full summary »

48. Special Branch (1969–1974)
60 min | Action, Crime
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49. Real Crime (2001– )
60 min | Documentary
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50. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)
60 min | Crime
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