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1. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: Edna, the Inebriate Woman (1971)

90 min | Drama

8.8
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Writer: Jeremy Sandford | Director: Ted Kotcheff | Stars: Patricia Hayes, Barbara Jefford, Geraldine Sherman, Cheryl Hall

2. Testament of Youth (1979 TV Mini-Series)

275 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.5
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Vera Brittain's world falls to pieces around her as, one by one, the young men of her circle are caught up in the Great War.

Stars: Cheryl Campbell, Emrys James, Jane Wenham, Peter Woodward

3. Cracker (1993–1996)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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An abrasively eccentric forensic psychologist aids in the solving of difficult police cases.

Creator: Jimmy McGovern | Stars: Robbie Coltrane, Geraldine Somerville, Kieran O'Brien, Lorcan Cranitch

4. Kavanagh QC (1995–2001)
Episode: A Stranger in the Family (1996)

76 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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An industrial accident at a Recycling plant leaves a young man mentally and physically impaired. Kavanagh goes to court to secure a fair settlement from the insurance company for the family.

Writer: Paul Hines | Director: Andrew Grieve | Stars: John Thaw, Janet Amsbury, Robert Ashby, Tim Barron

5. Merlin (2008– )
Episode: The Disir (2012)

Adventure, Drama, Family

8.4
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Osgar, a sorcerer who has killed one of Arthur's knights and is in turn slain, gives the king a runemark from the Disir, a trio of priestesses for the gods of the Old Religion, urging ... See full summary »

Creators: Julian Jones, Jake Michie, Johnny Capps, Julian Murphy | Director: Ashley Way | Stars: John Hurt, Frances Tomelty, Sian Thomas, Helen Schlesinger

6. MI-5 (2002– )

60 min | Drama, Thriller

8.3
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The missions of MI-5, the UK's domestic intelligence organization.

Creator: David Wolstencroft | Stars: Peter Firth, Hugh Simon, Nicola Walker, Rupert Penry-Jones

7. Footlight Frenzy (1984)

110 min | Comedy

8.3
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Stars: Michael Aldridge, Rodger Bumpass, Ronald E. House, Anna Mathias

8. MI-5 (2002– )
Episode: Episode #3.1 (2004)

Drama, Thriller

8.3
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After shooting Harry, Tom disappears once again. Evidence clearly speaks against him. Oliver Mace, chairman of Joint Intelligence Committee, seizes the opportunity of the fiasco to take ... See full summary »

Creator: David Wolstencroft | Director: Jonny Campbell | Stars: Tomas Arana, Fiona Carew, Michael Culver, Megan Dodds

9. Cracker (1993–1996)
Episode: One Day a Lemming Will Fly: Part 2 (1993)

51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Fitz duels it out with the prime suspect while an angry mob builds outside the police station.

Writer: Jimmy McGovern | Director: Simon Cellan Jones | Stars: Robbie Coltrane, Geraldine Somerville, Christopher Fulford, John Vine

10. 99-1 (1994– )

Crime, Drama

8.2
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Creator: Barbara Cox | Stars: Leslie Grantham, Adie Allen, Niall Buggy, Frances Tomelty

11. The Amazing Mrs Pritchard (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2006)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Catherine struggles to cope with her secret abortion and ends up asking Ben to marry her. Ros finds out the truth about Ian, Miranda and Kitty. Will she keep her promise to never lie to the... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Morshead | Stars: Jane Horrocks, Rebekah Staton, Sally Phillips, Jonathan Aris

12. Cracker (1993–1996)
Episode: One Day a Lemming Will Fly: Part 1 (1993)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A young boy goes missing and is soon found dead in a wood, and Fitz is asked to join the investigation.

Writer: Jimmy McGovern | Director: Simon Cellan Jones | Stars: Robbie Coltrane, Barbara Flynn, Wesley Cook, Linda Henry

13. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case.

Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Grout, Peter Woodthorpe

14. Survivors (1975–1977)

50 min | Sci-Fi

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When a genetically engineered virus kills ninety-five percent of the world's population, the survivors must rebuild humanity in the face of overwhelming odds. "Survivors" is a study of man ... See full summary »

Creator: Terry Nation | Stars: Lucy Fleming, Ian McCulloch, Denis Lill, Stephen Dudley

15. Callan (1967–1972)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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David Callan is the top agent/assassin for the Security Service (British counterintelligence), but he is an embittered man who performs his duties "for Queen and country" under duress. This... See full summary »

Creator: James Mitchell | Stars: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Lisa Langdon, Anthony Valentine

16. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Solidarity: Part 2 (2011)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Murray's tape shows Piers and three others attacking a nuclear convoy,resulting in a policeman's death and the team believe initially that the government killed Piers in revenge. However ... See full summary »

Creator: Barbara Machin | Director: Andy Hay | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Tara Fitzgerald, Wil Johnson

17. The White Queen (2013– )
Episode: The Price of Power (2013)

Drama | Post-production

8.1
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The pregnant Elizabeth is crowned queen and welcomed by Edward's brothers Richard and George though Warwick and his daughters do not disguise their disapproval and Cecily refuses to attend ... See full summary »

Writers: Emma Frost, Philippa Gregory | Director: James Kent | Stars: Juliet Aubrey, Aneurin Barnard, Rebecca Ferguson, James Frain

18. The White Queen (2013– )
Episode: The Storm (2013)

Drama | Post-production

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Margaret Beaufort is pleased to learn that Warwick,whose daughter Isabel is George's reluctant bride,is holding a parliament in York to have George declared the rightful monarch. However ... See full summary »

Writers: Emma Frost, Philippa Gregory | Director: James Kent | Stars: Juliet Aubrey, Aneurin Barnard, Rebecca Ferguson, James Frain

19. New Tricks (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Three retired police officers are drafted in to solve cold cases, with a touch of comedy and drama

Creators: Nigel McCrery, Roy Mitchell | Stars: Dennis Waterman, Amanda Redman, Alun Armstrong, James Bolam

20. Waking the Dead (2000– )

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Det. Supt. Peter Boyd (played by Trevor Eve) is the leader of a multi-discipline police team of detectives and scientists, the Cold Case Squad, which investigates old, unsolved murder cases using modern methods and new technology that may not have been available during the original investigation.

Creator: Barbara Machin | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Wil Johnson, Tara Fitzgerald

21. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

8.0
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Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

22. Free Agents (2009 TV Movie)

Comedy, Romance

8.0
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Writer: Chris Niel | Director: Richard Laxton | Stars: Stephen Mangan, Sharon Horgan, Anthony Head, Frances Tomelty

23. The White Queen (2013– )
Episode: Love and Death (2013)

Drama | Post-production

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Having witnessed the murder of Henry VI the pregnant Elizabeth is again shocked when she discovers her husband having sex with courtier Jane Shore. Her isolation is increased as Jacquetta ... See full summary »

Writers: Emma Frost, Philippa Gregory, Nicole Taylor | Director: Jamie Payne | Stars: Aneurin Barnard, Leo Bill, Rebecca Ferguson, Rupert Graves

24. Merlin (2008– )

45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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The adventures of the legendary sorcerer as a young man.

Creators: Johnny Capps, Julian Jones, Jake Michie, Julian Murphy | Stars: John Hurt, Colin Morgan, Bradley James, Richard Wilson

25. Spender (1991–1993)

50 min | Action, Drama

7.9
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Creators: Jimmy Nail, Ian La Frenais | Stars: Jimmy Nail, Sammy Johnson, Denise Welch, Lynn Harrison

26. Strangers (1978–1982)

60 min | Crime, Thriller

7.9
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Don Henderson resurrected the eccentric police detective George Kitchener Bulman (from the short lived series "The XYY Man") in this British series which saw him reluctantly and grumpily ... See full summary »

Creator: Murray Smith | Stars: Don Henderson, Dennis Blanch, Fiona Mollison, John Ronane

27. New Tricks (2003– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (2004)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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The team investigate the disappearance of an attractive young mum and her six-month old son in the 1970s. They also have to submit to a physical and psychological assessment.

Creators: Roy Mitchell, Nigel McCrery | Director: Jon East | Stars: Alun Armstrong, James Bolam, Amanda Redman, Dennis Waterman

28. Ballykissangel (1996–2001)
Episode: Pack up Your Troubles (1998)

Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Brian Quigley starts up a paint ball camp while Padraig and Kevin receive an unexpected family member. Assumpta returns to Ballykissangel as a single woman and Siobhan and Brendan learn of the baby's gender.

Creator: Kieran Prendiville | Director: Tom Cotter | Stars: Tony Doyle, Dervla Kirwan, Niall Toibin, Peter Hanly

29. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Solidarity: Part 1 (2011)

58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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In a sewer below Westminster workmen discover the skeleton of murdered Falklands hero turned peace campaigner Piers Kennedy,missing since 1983 after making anti-nuclear speeches. He was ... See full summary »

Creator: Barbara Machin | Director: Andy Hay | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Tara Fitzgerald, Wil Johnson

30. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
Episode: The Changeling (1974)

Drama

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Writers: Thomas Middleton, William Rowley | Director: Anthony Page | Stars: Stanley Baker, Helen Mirren, Brian Cox, Alan Webb

31. The White Queen (2013 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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Three different, yet equally relentless women vie for the throne in 15th Century England.

Stars: Aneurin Barnard, Rebecca Ferguson, Amanda Hale, Faye Marsay

32. Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)

25 min | Horror, Thriller

7.8
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Dramatizations of many Roald Dahl short stories.

Stars: Roald Dahl, Andrew Ray, Forbes Collins, Richard Johnson

33. The Amazing Mrs Pritchard (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2006)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Angered at the lack of conviction by members of Parliament who seem to do nothing but squabble among themselves, Mrs. Ros Pritchard, a supermarket manageress in the Northen town of ... See full summary »

Creator: Sally Wainwright | Director: Declan Lowney | Stars: Jane Horrocks, Stephanie Cannon, Anji Kreft, David Hartley

34. The Amazing Mrs Pritchard (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2006)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Twelve months into Ros's new career, a plane crashes over East London. Beverley is papped on a drunken night out, whilst Emily unhappily keeps her Dad's secret.

Creator: Sally Wainwright | Director: Simon Curtis | Stars: Jonathan Aris, Jane Horrocks, Jodhi May, Sanchia McCormack

35. Shakespeare: The Animated Tales (1992–1994)
Episode: Julius Caesar (1994)

25 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Writers: William Shakespeare, Leon Garfield | Director: Yuri Kulakov | Stars: Joss Ackland, Frances Tomelty, David Robb, Hugh Quarshie

36. 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

37. Silent Witness (1996– )

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Various pathologists spend as much time solving crimes as practising the post-mortal arts.

Stars: William Gaminara, Tom Ward, Emilia Fox, Amanda Burton

38. Vanity Fair (1998 TV Mini-Series)

Not Rated | 50 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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Stars: Natasha Little, Frances Grey, Philip Glenister, David Ross

39. 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

40. Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married (1999– )

Comedy, Romance

7.7
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Stars: Cameron Jack, Sam Loggin, Niall Buggy, Debbie Chazen

41. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Last Seen Wearing (1988)

103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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When Morse is assigned a cold case of a runaway teenager from school, he suspects that the girl's been murdered.

Writers: Colin Dexter, Thomas Ellice | Director: Edward Bennett | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Peter McEnery, Suzanne Bertish

42. Silent Witness (1996– )
Episode: Run: Part I (2010)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Ruth Gardiner falls to her death from a squat in a high-rise block and Leo - unlike D.I. Neill - realises that she was murdered though Neill seems reluctant to launch a public appeal. ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrew Holden, Nigel McCrery | Director: Susan Tully | Stars: William Gaminara, Tom Ward, Emilia Fox, Alice Bhandhukravi

43. Ballykissangel (1996–2001)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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An English priest is transferred to a small Irish village.

Creator: Kieran Prendiville | Stars: Frankie McCafferty, Joe Savino, Deirdre Donnelly, Gary Whelan

44. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)

120 min | Drama

7.6
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Stars: Charles Gray, John Gielgud, Eric Porter, Jeremy Brett

45. A Perfect Spy (1987 TV Mini-Series)

374 min | Thriller

7.6
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This is the story of Magnus Pym, from his childhood to the end of his career in middle age. As a young man, there is little doubt that his father Rick was the most influential character in ... See full summary »

Stars: Ray McAnally, Rüdiger Weigang, Alan Howard, Peter Egan

46. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: The Files on Jill Hatch: Part I (1983)

55 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Writer: Kenneth Cavander | Director: Alastair Reid | Stars: John Atkinson, Holly De Jong, Anthony Forrest, Frances Foster

47. The Royal (2003–2011)

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Amy Robbins, Wendy Craig, Linda Armstrong, Michelle Hardwick

48. Kavanagh QC (1995–2001)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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A crusty barrister oversees difficult criminal cases while dealing with the demands of his family life.

Creators: Ted Childs, Susan Rogers | Stars: John Thaw, Oliver Ford Davies, Nicholas Jones, Cliff Parisi

49. Trial & Retribution (1997– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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DS Walker, teamed with DI North and DCI Connor, follow each case from crime committed, through the pursuit of justice, to the law courts where the efforts of the force will be tested - sometimes to breaking point.

Creator: Lynda La Plante | Stars: David Hayman, Dorian Lough, Victoria Smurfit, Kate Buffery

50. A Place to Hide (1976– )

30 min | Adventure, Family

7.5
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Stars: Arthur White, Brian Capron, Frances Tomelty, Terry Duggan