Highest Rated Titles With Matthew Guinness
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2. Edge of Darkness (1985 TV Mini-Series)
307 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force, through a haunting revelation of the murkiness of the British ... See full summary »
6. Oppenheimer (1980 TV Mini-Series)
50 min | Biography, Drama, History
Biography of the American physicist who led the U.S. effort to develop the atomic bomb during World War II, only to find himself suspected as a security risk in the 1950s because of his ... See full summary »
9. The Main Chance (1969–1975)
60 min | Drama
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... See full synopsis »
11. Play for Today (1970–1984)
75 min | Drama
Play for Today is a British television anthology drama series. It was produced by the BBC and it was transmitted on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984. During this period, more than 300 different ... See full summary »
12. The Duellists (1977)
PG | 100 min | Drama, War
Set during the grand, sweeping Napoleonic age, an officer in the French army insults another officer and sets off a life-long enmity. The two officers, D'Hubert and Feraud, cross swords ... See full summary »
13. Van der Valk (1972–1992)
120 min | Action, Drama
Gritty British-made police drama series set in the beautiful location of Amsterdam. Cynical Dutch detective Commissaris "Piet" van der Valk and his colleagues investigate murders, kidnappings and political corruption.
15. Lady Jane (1986)
PG-13 | 142 min | Biography, Drama, History
The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a ... See full summary »
16. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
75 min | Drama
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 »
17. Wetherby (1985)
R | 102 min | Drama, Mystery
The mysterious death of an enigmatic young man newly arrived in the suburb of Wetherby releases the long-repressed, dark passions of some of its residents.
18. One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (1970)
G | 100 min | Drama
Fly-on-the-wall treatment of an ordinary day in the life of a prisoner in Stalin's Gulag. Closely adapted from Solzhenitsyn's classic novel based on his own experiences. Shot entirely on ... See full summary »
19. The Promoter (1952)
Approved | 85 min | Comedy
A charming and ambitious young man finds many ways to raise himself through the ranks in business and social standing- some honest, some not quite so. If he can just manage to avoid a ... See full summary »
Van der Valk (1972–1992)
When a world-famous Dutch violinist returns to Amsterdam for a rare performance, he receives a series of death threats. Someone even smashes his Stradivarius. Van der Valk can't fathom why ... See full summary »
27. S.O.S. Titanic (1979 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 180 min | Drama, History
The Titanic disaster is depicted, primarily as seen through the eyes of one couple in each of the three classes on board.
29. Plenty (1985)
R | 121 min | Drama
A young Englishwoman spends 20 years to make whatever kind of life for herself at the expense of others around her in post-World War 2 England.
30. The Virgin Soldiers (1969)
R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, War
A group of young British soldiers billeted in Singapore of the year 1950 dreaming about winning the love of the daughter of the Regimental Sergeant Major.
ITV Playhouse (1967– )
Friends and Other Lovers
Follows the life of Anna, who leaves school to become a prostitute. Three years later she becomes involved with a lecturer at a college in Oxford.
The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
Hello, Good Evening and Welcome
50 min | Drama
A talk-show host is required to examine his conscience and also the ethics of "good television".
ITV Playhouse (1967– )
It's Only Rock 'n' Roll
A rock star is kidnapped at the end of a concert.The record company ask the question is he worth more dead than alive?