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1. Big Brother (1970 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

9.7
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A series of plays which examine if 1970s society is heading towards the dystopian world predicted in the book '1984'.

Creator: Wilfred Greatorex | Stars: Alfred Burke, Michael Gwynn, Robert Hardy, Ronald Lacey

Votes: 6

2. Secret Army (1977–1979)
Episode: Days of Judgement (1979)

Drama, War

8.9
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Creator: Gerard Glaister | Director: Viktors Ritelis | Stars: Bernard Hepton, Clifford Rose, Terrence Hardiman, Juliet Hammond

Votes: 11

3. Secret Army (1977–1979)

50 min | Drama, War

8.8
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In this series, inspired by real events during World War II, the kind, intelligent and worrisome Albert Foiret runs both a café, which is the only notable public house in a small Belgian ... See full summary »

Creator: Gerard Glaister | Stars: Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards, Clifford Rose, Juliet Hammond

Votes: 755

4. Return to Treasure Island (1986 TV Mini-Series)

115 min | Adventure

8.8
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In this continuation of the classic "Treasure Island" tale that takes place ten years later, an adult Jim Hawkins meets up again with an older--but not necessarily wiser--Long John Silver.

Creator: Robert S. Baker | Stars: Brian Blessed, Christopher Guard, Kenneth Colley, Reiner Schöne

Votes: 231

5. Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962–1971)

50 min

8.8
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Dr. Finlay is part of a medical practice in the fictional Scottish town of Tannochbrae during the late 1920s.

Creator: A.J. Cronin | Stars: Bill Simpson, Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen, Eric Woodburn

Votes: 68

6. The Borderers (1968–1970)

50 min | Adventure, Drama

8.7
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Drama series dealing with life for a family living on the frontier between Scotland and England during the 16th century.

Creator: Bill Craig | Stars: Ross Campbell, Iain Cuthbertson, Michael Gambon, Edith MacArthur

Votes: 12

7. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989–2013)

100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

8.6
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From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.

Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 23,324

8. Survivors (1975–1977)
Episode: The Last Laugh (1977)

Drama, Sci-Fi

8.6
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Creator: Terry Nation | Director: Peter Jefferies | Stars: Ian McCulloch, Clifton Jones, George Mallaby, Lorna Lewis

Votes: 8

9. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.5
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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.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

Votes: 25,399

10. Colditz (1972–1974)

50 min | Drama, History, War

8.5
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This grim and claustrophobic drama chronicles the lives of the prisoners in Colditz Castle from the arrival of the first British prisoners after Dunkirk until the liberation of the castle ... See full summary »

Stars: David McCallum, Richard Heffer, Paul Chapman, Jack Hedley

Votes: 461

11. Pennies from Heaven (1978 TV Mini-Series)

75 min | Drama, Musical

8.5
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Arthur, a sheet music salesman, has an ear for the hit tunes, but nobody will trust it. And his imagination often bursts into full song, building musical numbers around the greatest ... See full summary »

Stars: Cheryl Campbell, Bob Hoskins, Gemma Craven, Kenneth Colley

Votes: 845

12. Vendetta (1966–1968)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.5
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Intrigue from the Mediterranean Islands as Danny Scipio dispenses his own brand of revenge against organized crime outfits around Europe.

Creators: Tudor Gates, Brian Degas | Stars: Neil McCallum, Stelio Candelli, Kieron Moore, Kenneth J. Warren

Votes: 8

13. Helen: A Woman of Today (1973– )

60 min | Drama

8.5
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Stars: Alison Fiske, Christopher Ballantyne, Diana Hutchinson, Martin Shaw

Votes: 10

14. New Tricks (2003– )
Episode: The Fourth Man (2010)

59 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Detective inspector Frank Paterson joins the team to reopen a thirty year old bullion robbery after he has tracked down the getaway car. Two guards died,allegedly at the hands of vicious ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 58

15. The Devil's Crown (1978– )

55 min | Drama, History

8.3
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BBC serial covering the rise of Henry ii.

Stars: Jane Lapotaire, Christopher Gable, John Duttine, Brian Cox

Votes: 43

16. Villains (1972– )

60 min | Drama

8.3
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An anthology series of dramas looking at the criminal classes.

Creator: Andrew Brown | Stars: David Daker, William Marlowe, Tom Adams, Martin Shaw

Votes: 11

17. Romance (1977– )
Episode: House of Men (1977)

60 min | Romance

8.3
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Writers: Catherine Cookson, Ray Jenkins, Catherine Marchant | Director: Piers Haggard | Stars: Mary Larkin, Michael Kitchen, James Laurenson, Alun Armstrong

Votes: 6

18. Colditz (1972–1974)
Episode: Missing, Presumed Dead (1972)

Drama, History, War

8.3
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In May 1940 Flight Lieutenant Simon Carter, recently married, argues with his wife Cathy after his influential father-in-law has offered to get him a safe wartime job. He gets into his ... See full summary »

Writers: P.R. Reid, Ivan Foxwell, Ian Kennedy Martin, Brian Degas, Gerard Glaister | Director: Viktors Ritelis | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna David, Noel Johnson, Roy Boyd

Votes: 21

19. Survivors (1975–1977)

50 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.2
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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

Votes: 752

20. Warship (1973–1977)

50 min | Action, Drama

8.2
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Stars: David Savile, Andrew Burt, James Cosmo, John Lee

Votes: 29

21. Manhunt (1969– )

60 min | Drama, War

8.2
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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 »

Stars: Alfred Lynch, Cyd Hayman, Peter Barkworth, Philip Madoc

Votes: 52

22. The Stars Look Down (1974 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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Stars: Ian Hastings, Basil Dignam, Alun Armstrong, Avril Elgar

Votes: 27

23. The Professionals (1977–1983)

50 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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This series chronicled the lives of Bodie and Doyle, top agents for Britain's CI5 (Criminal Intelligence 5), and their controller, George Cowley. The mandate of CI5 was to fight terrorism ... See full summary »

Creator: Brian Clemens | Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, Bridget Brice

Votes: 1,668

24. The Sweeney (1975–1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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British police TV series which revolutionized the genre on UK television in the mid-1970s starring John Thaw as a hard-edged detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan Police.

Creator: Ian Kennedy Martin | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, John Alkin

Votes: 1,076

25. Heartbeat (1992– )
Episode: Outsiders (1992)

Drama, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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Aidensfield is visited by a family of gypsies. When PC Rowan goes to investigate a complaint against them he notices that the father of the family has a bad cough and asks Kate to have a ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Barwood | Director: Tim Dowd | Stars: Nick Berry, Niamh Cusack, Derek Fowlds, Frank Middlemass

Votes: 11

26. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Second Hand Pose (1984)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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After he has got himself stuck in an industrial meat freezer cabinet whilst working for Arthur, Terry decides to leave his services and help his friend Charlie in the second hand business. ... See full summary »

Writers: Tony Hoare, Leon Griffiths | Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Billy Murray, Stacy Dorning

Votes: 23

27. Blakes 7 (1978–1981)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.0
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A group of convicts and outcasts fight a guerrilla war against the totalitarian Terran Federation from a highly advanced alien spaceship.

Creator: Terry Nation | Stars: Michael Keating, Paul Darrow, Peter Tuddenham, Jan Chappell

Votes: 2,359

28. Knights of God (1987– )

30 min | Sci-Fi, Adventure

8.0
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In the year 2020 Britain is divided into North & South. The Royal Family has been deposed and in its place rule the Knights of God, a harsh militaristic religious order headed by Prior ... See full summary »

Stars: George Winter, John Woodvine, Julian Fellowes, Patrick Troughton

Votes: 64

29. Tom Grattan's War (1968– )

30 min | Adventure

8.0
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The adventures of a teenage boy sent to his country relatives during World War I.

Stars: Michael Howe, Richard Warner, Sally Adcock, George Malpas

Votes: 22

30. New Tricks (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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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

Votes: 3,359

31. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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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 »

Creator: Leon Griffiths | Stars: George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Dennis Waterman, Gary Webster

Votes: 1,161

32. Covington Cross (1992– )

60 min | Adventure, History

7.9
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A drama series set in 14th century England about the Grey family, Sir Thomas Grey and his children, dealing with issues of the day.

Creator: Gil Grant | Stars: Nigel Terry, Cherie Lunghi, James Faulkner, Jonathan Firth

Votes: 204

33. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Hand of Fear: Part Two (1976)

TV-PG | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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The Doctor and Carter attempt to gain the trust of the Nunton staff before Sarah takes the hand into the reactor.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Lennie Mayne | Stars: Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen, Glyn Houston, Rex Robinson

Votes: 159

34. Black Arrow (1985 TV Movie)

90 min | Adventure, History

7.8
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In 15th century England, a civil war called Wars of the Roses is being fought between two rival houses who want the throne. Fresh from battle, a knight finds his family dead. He joins the outlaws led by the Black Arrow to seek justice.

Writers: Robert Louis Stevenson, David Pursall, Harry Alan Towers, Alberto Vázquez Figueroa | Director: John Hough | Stars: Benedict Taylor, Georgia Slowe, Oliver Reed, Fernando Rey

Votes: 388

35. An Enemy of the People (1980 TV Movie)

85 min | Drama

7.8
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Baikie is a sober respectable town, but when anybody starts doing good by digging under this facade, he becomes An Enemy Of The People.

Writers: Maggie Allen, Henrik Ibsen | Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Freddie Boardley, Roy Boyd, John Breslin, Jameson Clark

Votes: 11

36. The Professionals (1977–1983)
Episode: Everest Was Also Conquered (1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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The death bed confession of a former MI6 head reveals that Suzie Carter, key witness in a major corruption trial a couple of decades earlier, did not commit suicide by jumping out of a ... See full summary »

Creator: Brian Clemens | Director: Francis Megahy | Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, Michael Denison

Votes: 42

37. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: The Mystery of Hunter's Lodge (1991)

50 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

7.8
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Poirot is taken ill during a weekend shooting party, which ends when the unpopular host is found murdered in his study.

Writer: T.R. Bowen | Director: Renny Rye | Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Diana Kent

Votes: 426

38. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Drama

7.7
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A British television anthology drama series transmitted on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

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

Votes: 151

39. Fox Mystery Theater (1984)

70 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.7
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An anthology series of chilling tales with a twist.

Stars: Dirk Benedict, Barbi Benton, David Carradine, Mary Crosby

Votes: 146

40. The Zoo Gang (1974– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Four people who worked together during World War 2, were known as the Zoo Club because their code names were of animals. And 30 years later still work on various adventures.

Creator: Reginald Rose | Stars: Brian Keith, John Mills, Barry Morse, Lilli Palmer

Votes: 48

41. The Fourth Arm (1983– )

50 min | Drama, War

7.7
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Another atmospheric series by the creators of "Secret Army", also inspired by real events during The Second World War, The Fourth Arm tells the tale of an OSS mission to destroy the V2 ... See full summary »

Creators: John Brason, Gerard Glaister | Stars: Paul Shelley, Philip Latham, Rob Edwards, Dean Harris

Votes: 25

42. Counterstrike (1969– )

50 min | Sci-Fi

7.7
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Simon King, an alien agent from the Inter Galactic Council, is sent to Earth on a mission to stop unscrupulous refugees from a dying planet from wiping out Mankind and taking over the ... See full summary »

Stars: Jon Finch, Sarah Brackett, Katie Fitzroy, Fraser Kerr

Votes: 10

43. Goodbye Darling (1979– )

50 min

7.7
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Stars: Neville Jason, Renée Asherson, Sheila Gish, Stella Tanner

Votes: 11

44. Pennies from Heaven (1978– )
Episode: Says My Heart (1978)

84 min | Drama, Musical

7.7
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Writer: Dennis Potter | Director: Piers Haggard | Stars: Cheryl Campbell, Bob Hoskins, Steve Ubels, Gemma Craven

Votes: 11

45. The New Avengers (1976–1977)
Episode: Target! (1976)

50 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

7.7
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Ministry agents are dropping dead of natural causes either on leave, or just about to go. Discovering a pattern, all clues lead back to the training range where Purdey has just scored a 99%... See full summary »

Writer: Dennis Spooner | Director: Ray Austin | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Gareth Hunt, Joanna Lumley, Keith Barron

Votes: 38

46. The Wicker Man (1973)

R | 88 min | Horror, Mystery

7.6
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A police sergeant is sent to a Scottish island village in search of a missing girl whom the townsfolk claim never existed. Stranger still are the rites that take place there.

Writer: Anthony Shaffer | Director: Robin Hardy | Stars: Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento, Britt Ekland

Votes: 46,754

47. The Omen (1976)

R | 111 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

7.6
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Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son?

Writer: David Seltzer | Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens, David Warner

Votes: 79,644

48. The Saint (1962–1969)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Simon Templar, a wealthy adventurer known as The Saint, travels around the world in his yellow Volvo.

Stars: Roger Moore, Ivor Dean, Leslie Crawford, Justine Lord

Votes: 2,704

49. Dempsey and Makepeace (1985–1986)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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James Dempsey was a tough New York cop who got himself into a lot of trouble by killing his partner during a corruption investigation. With things too hot for him in New York, Dempsey was ... See full summary »

Creator: Tony Wharmby | Stars: Michael Brandon, Glynis Barber, Ray Smith, Tony Osoba

Votes: 971

50. William Tell (1987– )

26 min | Adventure

7.5
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In this period action series, Wilhelm ('William', several names are anglicized) Tell isn't just a father whose masterly archery saves his boy (Matthew)'s life but more of a Swiss Robin Hood... See full summary »

Creators: Anthony Horowitz, Friedrich Schiller | Stars: Will Lyman, Jeremy Clyde, Nick Brimble, David Barry Gray

Votes: 272