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1. Poldark (2015– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.4
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Ross Poldark returns home after American Revolutionary War and rebuilds his life with a new business venture, making new enemies and finding a new love where he least expects it.

Stars: Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Jack Farthing, Heida Reed

Votes: 16,388

2. Heartbeat (1992– )

50 min | Drama, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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The 1960s lives and adventures of the police constabulary, medical staff, and residents of Ashfordly and Aidensfield.

Stars: William Simons, Derek Fowlds, Tricia Penrose, Mark Jordon

Votes: 1,958

3. Fawlty Towers (1975–1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.8
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Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away.

Stars: John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth

Votes: 69,069

4. Wallander (2005–2013)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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A Swedish cop in a small town by the Baltic coast.

Stars: Krister Henriksson, Fredrik Gunnarsson, Mats Bergman, Douglas Johansson

Votes: 4,316 | Gross: $0.01M

5. Poldark (1975– )

60 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.5
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In 1783, Ross Poldark returns from the American wars to his native Cornwall to right wrongs and reunite with the love of his life.

Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Clive Francis, Jill Townsend

Votes: 793

6. Dangerfield (1995–1999)

50 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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The life and times of a small-town family practitioner and police surgeon.

Stars: Roderick Smith, Nadim Sawalha, Nicola Cowper, Bill Wallis

Votes: 97

7. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.9
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Holmes and Dr. Watson solve the mysteries of the Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, The Boscombe Valley Mystery, The Illustrious Client and The Creeping Man.

Stars: Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams, Colin Jeavons

Votes: 3,660

8. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A British television anthology drama series that aired on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

Stars: Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter, David Daker

Votes: 177

9. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Anthology series which ran on PBS throughout the 1980s.

Stars: Edward Herrmann, Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson

Votes: 155

10. Between the Lines (1992–1994)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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British police drama following the team at the Complaints Investigation Bureau - the unit that polices the police.

Stars: Neil Pearson, Tom Georgeson, Siobhan Redmond, Tony Doyle

Votes: 345

11. Elizabeth R (1971– )

85 min | Biography, Drama

8.8
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When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisers know she has to marry. Doesn't she? Thus starts a decades-long political/ matrimonial game, during an age of high passions and high achievement.

Stars: Glenda Jackson, Ronald Hines, Robert Hardy, Stephen Murray

Votes: 1,306

12. Callan (1967–1972)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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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 »

Stars: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Lisa Langdon, Anthony Valentine

Votes: 433

13. Loose Women (1999– )

45 min | Talk-Show

2.7
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Lively daytime TV show, in which four "loose women" chat about news, issues and life in general.

Stars: Carol McGiffin, Andrea McLean, Coleen Nolan, Sherrie Hewson

Votes: 812

14. This Is Your Life (1955–2003)

30 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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Eamonn Andrews (later Michael Aspel) surprises celebrities by presenting them with the Big Red Book before taking them into the studio to tell viewers the story of their life, featuring ... See full summary »

Stars: Eamonn Andrews, Michael Aspel, Eric Sykes, John Mills

Votes: 134

15. The Moonstone (1972)

225 min

7.5
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A priceless jewel, originally plundered from a Hindu shrine, is presented to Rachel Verinder on her 18th birthday. The jewel goes missing and suspicion falls over the household, threatening to destroy someone close to Rachel's heart.

Stars: Vivien Heilbron, Robin Ellis, Basil Dignam, Martin Jarvis

Votes: 57

16. The Europeans (1979)

90 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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It's the mid-nineteenth century. Adult siblings Felix Young and Eugenia Munster were born and raised in Europe and have a somewhat bohemian lifestyle reflective of their travels throughout ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Lee Remick, Robin Ellis, Wesley Addy, Tim Choate

Votes: 675

17. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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"Armchair Theatre" is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid-1968.

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

Votes: 91

18. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

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

Votes: 34

19. Timewatch (1982– )

50 min | Documentary, History

8.3
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BBC investigative documentary series noted for its new perspectives on historical events.

Stars: Michael Praed, Sean Barrett, John Tusa, Bernard Hill

Votes: 105

20. Cluedo (1990–1993)

45 min | Drama, Game-Show, Mystery

6.9
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A unique game show in which celebrities try to deduce which of the classic characters commited a murder by watching a short film and interviewing the suspects.

Stars: Chuck Foster, Richard Madeley, James Bellini, Leslie Grantham

Votes: 74

21. The Broker's Man (1997– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Drama series about an ex-policeman, who now uses his detective skills while working for insurance companies.

Stars: Kevin Whately, Annette Ekblom, Danny Worters, Holly Davidson

Votes: 76

22. The Frighteners (1972– )

26 min | Thriller

8.0
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A horror anthology series, with each episode featuring a different eerie tale.

Stars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Tom Bell, Patience Collier, Alison Fiske

Votes: 21

23. Sense and Sensibility (1971– )

178 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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Mrs. Dashwood and her two daughters, Elinor and Marianne, are faced with the prospect of Mrs. Dashwood's stepson and his wife moving into their home at Norland.

Stars: Michael Aldridge, Sheila Ballantine, Esme Church, Joanna David

Votes: 101

24. A Dark Adapted Eye (1994– )

95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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This psychological mystery/thriller, adapted from Ruth Rendell's novel of the same name, depicts a family on the edge. Two sisters, the elder obsessive Vera, and the younger, manipulative ... See full summary »

Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Celia Imrie, Robin Ellis, Bernice Stegers

Votes: 267

25. The Good Soldier (1981 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A romantic tragedy about two turn-of-the-century couples - one American, one British - who regularly vacation together at a spa in Germany.

Director: Kevin Billington | Stars: Robin Ellis, Vickery Turner, Jeremy Brett, Susan Fleetwood

Votes: 127

26. Forty Minutes (1981–1994)

40 min | Documentary

6.8
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Documentaries on any possible subject, the only connection being that they last forty minutes.

Stars: Michael Dean, Ian Holm, Jane Asher, Roger Mills

Votes: 9

27. Love and Marriage (1984– )

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Stars: Lynn Farleigh, Beverley Callard, William Gaunt, Hugh Lloyd

Votes: 9

28. The Main Chance (1969–1975)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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Yorkshire Television's hugely successful legal drama, The Main Chance, was so fast-paced that even the opening credits were played over images of a speeding train, depicting protagonist ... See full synopsis »

Stars: John Stride, Margaret Ashcroft, John Wentworth, Anna Palk

Votes: 28

29. The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1971– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Adaptations of mystery stories written by Arthur Conan Doyle's contemporary rivals in the genre.

Stars: Clifford Parrish, Peter Barkworth, Peter Vaughan, Douglas Wilmer

Votes: 130

30. The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 98 min | Horror, Thriller, Mystery

4.9
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After an archeological expedition discovers the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamen, many of the scientists, engineers and workmen begin mysteriously dying off.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Eva Marie Saint, Robin Ellis, Raymond Burr, Harry Andrews

Votes: 226

31. Medics (1990–1995)

50 min | Drama

7.0
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The everyday lives and loves, trials and tribulations of the doctors, nurses, patients and administrative staff of a large teaching hospital in the north-west of England near the city of ... See full summary »

Stars: Jimmi Harkishin, Tom Baker, Emma Cunningham, James Gaddas

Votes: 22

32. The Guardians (1971– )

60 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.5
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In a declining England of the 1980s, the UK has broken up, and England is ruled by a fascist military force called "The Guardians".

Stars: Gwyneth Powell, Cyril Luckham, Derek Smith, David Burke

Votes: 48

33. New Scotland Yard (1972–1974)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Detectives at New Scotland Yard solve extraordinary, mysterious crimes.

Stars: John Woodvine, John Carlisle, Michael Turner, Clive Francis

Votes: 29

34. Churchill's People (1974– )

50 min | Drama

6.4
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An historical anthology series based on "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples", Winston Churchill's four volume history of Britain and its former colonies.

Stars: Alfred Lynch, Bernard Hepton, Geoffrey Matthews, Daniel Brian

Votes: 14

35. The Comedy of Errors (1978 TV Movie)

130 min | Comedy, Musical

7.8
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The Royal Shakespeare Company act (and sing and dance!) Shakespeare's play about two sets of identical twins, separated at birth and brought together by circumstance.

Director: Philip Casson | Stars: Brian Coburn, Griffith Jones, Roger Rees, Mike Gwilym

Votes: 56

36. End of Empire (1985– )

50 min | Documentary

8.4
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Series looking at the end of British imperial rule in various states.

Stars: Robin Ellis, Julian Amery, Sisir Kumar Bose, Lord Brockway

Votes: 17

37. Virgin of the Secret Service (1968– )

60 min | Adventure

8.3
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The dashing adventures of the British Secret Service's most heroic officer, Captain Robert Virgin. Aided in his task by the fiesty Mrs Cortez and his loyal batman Doublett, Virgin traveled ... See full summary »

Stars: Clinton Greyn, Veronica Strong, John Cater, Noel Coleman

Votes: 6

38. Shadows of Fear (1970–1973)

60 min | Thriller

8.1
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Anthology series in which characters find themselves in weird and scary situations. Not evoked by the supernatural but by other people.

Stars: Ray Smith, Michael Craig, Ian Bannen, Peter Barkworth

Votes: 22

39. Play for Tomorrow (1982– )

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.3
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An anthology of 6 science fiction plays ; In "Crimes" a psychologist tries to cope with marital problems while working on the problem of prison overcrowding in the year 2002 ; In "Bright ... See full summary »

Stars: Gavin Campbell, Tracey Childs, Robin Ellis, Denys Hawthorne

Votes: 12

40. Arthur! Arthur! (1969)

GP | 94 min | Comedy

6.0
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The inventor of sure-fire failures leads such an abysmal life that he creates a second identity that of a dashing, debonair womaniser.

Director: Samuel Gallu | Stars: Shelley Winters, Donald Pleasence, Terry-Thomas, Tammy Grimes

Votes: 12

41. Owen, M.D. (1971– )

50 min | Drama

7.9
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As far as I remember Dr Owen played by Nigel Stock ran a country GP surgery. I also think the external scenes were filmed in Kendal, Gloucestershire.

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

Votes: 7

42. She Loves Me (1978 TV Movie)

105 min | Musical

8.5
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A BBC production of the 1963 Broadway musical based on "The Shop Around the Corner."

Director: Michael Simpson | Stars: Robin Ellis, Gemma Craven, Peter Sallis, David Kernan

Votes: 84

43. Seven Faces of Woman (1974– )

60 min | Drama

7.0
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Stars: Maria Charles, Julie Peasgood, Lois Daine, Liz Fraser

Votes: 6

44. The Tragedy of Flight 103: The Inside Story (1990 TV Movie)

PG | 86 min | Documentary, Drama

7.1
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Examination of the events that led to the 1988 bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland.

Director: Leslie Woodhead | Stars: Ned Beatty, Peter Boyle, Harry Ditson, Vincent Gardenia

Votes: 80

45. The Story of the Costume Drama (2008– )

60 min | Documentary

8.2
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This documentary series looks at the enduring appeal of the British costume drama genre, and features clips and interviews with both the stars and those who worked behind the camera.

Stars: Keeley Hawes, Kathryn Flett, Barbara Flynn, Michael Grade

Votes: 33

46. The Inside Man (1969– )

60 min

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Stars: Frederick Jaeger, Basil Henson, Robin Ellis, Petra Davies

47. The Cult of... (2006– )

30 min | Documentary

7.9
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A behind-the-scenes look at classic British cult TV series.

Stars: Meera Syal, Steve O'Brien, Robert Llewellyn, Pennant Roberts

Votes: 11

48. Tres mujeres de hoy (1980)

100 min

6.2
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Director: Germán Lorente | Stars: Robin Ellis, Norma Duval, Ana Obregón, Taida Urruzola

Votes: 9

49. The Trial of Lord Lucan (1994 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.0
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An imagined trial of a man who, in 1974 London, is thought to have killed a woman he mistook for his wife in order to regain custody of his children. He disappeared the day after the killing and was never found.

Director: Richard Signy | Stars: Geoffrey Annis, Sean Arnold, Lynsey Baxter, Alan Bird

Votes: 10

50. Capstick's Law (1989– )

50 min | Drama

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Stars: William Gaunt, Wanda Ventham, Christopher Villiers, Guy Scantlebury