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1. Only Fools and Horses.... (1981–2003)
Episode: Danger UXD (1989)

TV-PG | 50 min | Comedy

9.3
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Del buys a consignment of blow-up sex dolls to sell on to elderly Dirty Barry,who has a sex shop. Unfortunately the dolls are filled with propane gas and will explode if they are exposed to... See full summary »

Director: Tony Dow | Stars: David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Buster Merryfield, Gwyneth Strong

Votes: 280

2. Hereward the Wake (1965– )

25 min | Drama

9.1
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Hereward, son of Duke Leofric and Lady Godiva, fought a long and ultimately hopeless guerilla war against the invading forces of William the Conqueror in the fens of Lincolnshire, betrayed not only by his allies but by his own weaknesses.

Stars: Alfred Lynch, Bryan Pringle, Yvonne Furneaux, John Carson

Votes: 7

3. Boyd Q.C. (1956–1964)

30 min | Drama

9.0
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A barrister named Richard Boyd Q.C. is involved in a variety of cases in London.

Stars: Michael Denison, Charles Leno, Owen Berry, Weyman Mackay

Votes: 7

4. The Storyteller (1987– )
Episode: The Soldier and Death (1988)

TV-G | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

9.0
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An honest soldier receives a ruby whistle, a comparable dance, an unbeatable deck of cards and a magic sack for being kind to three beggars. He defeats a bunch of devils by playing cards ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Henson | Stars: John Hurt, Bob Peck, Stuart Richman, Walter Sparrow

Votes: 201

5. Only Fools and Horses.... (1981–2003)

TV-PG | 95 min | Comedy

8.9
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Comedy that follows two brothers from London's rough Peckham estate as they wheel and deal through a number of dodgy deals as they search for the big score that'll make them millionaires.

Stars: David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Roger Lloyd Pack, Buster Merryfield

Votes: 36,202

6. The Storyteller (1987– )

225 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.9
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An old storyteller tells European folk tales to his sarcastic dog.

Stars: John Hurt, Brian Henson, Frederick Warder, David Greenaway

Votes: 3,245

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

90 min | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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Edna is a drunk, and a homeless one. The play follows her through the streets, the police station, the psychiatric ward and a hostel, which for a while looks like it may become somewhere she can stay.

Director: Ted Kotcheff | Stars: Patricia Hayes, Barbara Jefford, Geraldine Sherman, Cheryl Hall

Votes: 94

8. Public Eye (1965–1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.8
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Cynical, dour and world-weary, private eye Frank Marker is frequently the unwitting stooge in bigger criminal wheels in his attempts to make a tenuous living on the outskirts of London.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Ray Smith, Pauline Delaney, Brenda Cavendish

Votes: 121

9. Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962–1971)

50 min

8.6
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Dr. Finlay is part of a medical practice in the fictional Scottish town of Tannochbrae during the late 1920s.

Stars: Bill Simpson, Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen, Eric Woodburn

Votes: 73

10. Count of Monte Cristo (1964– )

25 min | Adventure

8.6
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A TV adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious ... See full summary »

Stars: Alan Badel, Natasha Parry, Morris Perry, Philip Madoc

Votes: 75

11. The White Rabbit (1967– )

50 min | Drama, War

8.6
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The story of Wing Commander Yeo-Thomas (Kenneth More) and his personal WWII story.

Stars: Kenneth More, Denise Buckley, Frank Duncan, Christopher Benjamin

Votes: 10

12. We'll Meet Again (1982– )
Episode: The End of the Beginning (1982)

50 min | Drama, Romance

8.6
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Ruby snatches Sally's children,leaving her a note to call her an unfit mother,which galvanizes Mac into action as he gets them back and is reconciled with Sally. There is a happy ending too... See full summary »

Director: Tony Wharmby | Stars: Susannah York, Michael Shannon, Ronald Hines, Lise Ann McLaughlin

Votes: 5

13. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

Stars: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Votes: 854

14. The Jim Henson Hour (1989– )

48 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

8.5
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An anthology show featuring the work of the great puppeteer and his staff.

Stars: Jim Henson, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Kevin Clash

Votes: 283

15. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)

60 min | Drama

8.5
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Stars: Campbell Singer, Thomas Heathcote, Dinsdale Landen, Miriam Karlin

Votes: 24

16. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Follows Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard and his family life.

Stars: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson, Richard James

Votes: 102

17. Follyfoot (1971–1973)

30 min | Family, Drama

8.4
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Young Dora is sent to stay with her uncle on his farm in rural England while her parents travel overseas for a year. Seeing as she has a love for horses, her uncle suggests she visit ... See full summary »

Stars: Gillian Blake, Steve Hodson, Arthur English, Christian Rodska

Votes: 88

18. Whodunnit? (1972–1978)

45 min | Family, Game-Show, Mystery

8.4
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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.

Stars: Jon Pertwee, Patrick Mower, Anouska Hempel, Liza Goddard

Votes: 53

19. Court Martial (1965– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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During World War II this crack team from the Judge Advocate General's office investigates crime all over Europe and then proceeds to the court-martial itself.

Stars: Bradford Dillman, Peter Graves, Kenneth J. Warren, Angela Browne

Votes: 37

20. All Creatures Great and Small (1978–1990)

Not Rated | 50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The trials and misadventures of the staff of a country veterinary office in 1940's Yorkshire.

Stars: Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, Peter Davison, Lynda Bellingham

Votes: 1,803

21. The Main Chance (1969–1975)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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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: 27

22. First Night (1963–1964)

Drama

8.3
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Stars: Madge Ryan, Anthony Bate, James Maxwell, Michael Caine

Votes: 35

23. Private Schulz (1981– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1981)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Production of the forged currency gets under way in Barracks 19 of Saxenhausen concentration camp. The manufacturing and printing difficulties have been overcome and Schulz is blackmailing ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Chetwyn | Stars: Michael Elphick, Ian Richardson, Billie Whitelaw, Cyril Shaps

Votes: 6

24. Private Schulz (1981– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1981)

52 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Returned in disgrace to Berlin, Schulz suggests keeping the operation going and using the money to pay agents and buy valuables; while Neuheim runs the operation from a Castle, he is kept ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Chetwyn | Stars: Michael Elphick, Ian Richardson, Billie Whitelaw, Rula Lenska

Votes: 7

25. 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: 90

26. Big Deal (1984–1986)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Lighthearted drama series about Robby Box, a small-time London gambler, and his long-suffering family.

Stars: Ray Brooks, Sharon Duce, Pamela Cundell, James Ottaway

Votes: 118

27. Give us a Break (1983– )

Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Stars: Robert Lindsay, Paul McGann, Shirin Taylor, David Daker

Votes: 31

28. Ace of Wands (1970–1972)

30 min | Family, Fantasy

8.2
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Telepathic stage magician, Tarot, and his two assistants solve mysteries and crimes of a bizarre or magical nature, and battle against villains with various powers.

Stars: Michael MacKenzie, Roy Holder, Petra Markham, Fred Owl

Votes: 72

29. The Imaginatively Titled Punt & Dennis Show (1994–1995)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Fresh off the Mary Whitehouse Experience, Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis separated themselves from Rob Newman and David Baddiel for this sketch show. Not only did they bring back old characters... See full summary »

Stars: Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis, Evelyn Duah, Alistair McGowan

Votes: 31

30. The Roses of Eyam (1973 TV Movie)

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Director: Don Taylor | Stars: Leslie Sands, Ronald Pickup, Caroline John, Paul Arlington

Votes: 8

31. All Creatures Great and Small (1978–1990)
Episode: Blood and Water (1989)

Not Rated | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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With Calum now in Nova Scotia and Tristan away, Siegfried arranges for Willie Bannister to assist them for a period of time. Once again, Willie has a very pretty new girlfriend, Glenys, but... See full summary »

Director: Michael Brayshaw | Stars: Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, Lynda Bellingham, Gordon Gostelow

Votes: 21

32. Screen Two (1985–2002)
Episode: Dirtysomething (1994)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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The story of a couple who are new age travellers but get sucked into suburban life.

Director: Carl Prechezer | Stars: Paul Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Bernard Hill, Rufus Sewell

Votes: 56

33. Private Schulz (1981– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1981)

53 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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In late 1944 the workers and equipment are evacuated from Saxenhausen to the labour camp Schulz is in, and he is able to get himself posted to act as Neuheim's clerk again. Ordered, as the ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Chetwyn | Stars: Michael Elphick, Ian Richardson, Cyril Shaps, John Moffatt

Votes: 5

34. The Famous Five (1978–1979)
Episode: Five Get Into Trouble: Episode One (1978)

Adventure, Crime, Family

8.2
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Director: Sidney Hayers | Stars: Marcus Harris, Gary Russell, Jennifer Thanisch, Michele Galagher

Votes: 12

35. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)

60 min | Crime

8.1
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Tales of Scotland Yard centering on a detective team. A sort of half-way house between Dixon of Dock Green and 'Z' Cars. The detectives are still 1950s style with good elecution and ... See full summary »

Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander, Johnny Briggs, Michael McStay

Votes: 44

36. Maybury (1981– )

50 min

8.1
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Stewart plays a Psychiatric Consultant in Maybury General Hospital.

Stars: Patrick Stewart, Yvonne Brewster, Stuart Fox, Michael Melia

Votes: 20

37. KYTV (1989–1993)

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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KYTV is the BBC comedy show which parodied Sky satellite television, which when it first started on Britain was pilloried for its cheapness and lack of content.

Stars: Helen Atkinson Wood, Angus Deayton, Michael Fenton Stevens, Geoffrey Perkins

Votes: 78

38. Honky Sausages (1999– )

10 min | Comedy

8.1
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Stars: General Levy, Daniel Newman, S. Toby Aldenhoven, Laila Morse

Votes: 10

39. The Pall Bearer's Revue (1992– )

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Stars: Flaminia Cinque, Logan Murray, Alistair McGowan, Cliff Parisi

Votes: 39

40. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)
Episode: Could You Recognise the Man Again? (1970)

Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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Jeff recognises racketeer George Roden as being the man who killed rival gangster Jennings and Roden is duly arrested. However his mother has Jeannie abducted as a security against Jeff ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Summers | Stars: Mike Pratt, Kenneth Cope, Annette Andre, Ivor Dean

Votes: 30

41. Private Schulz (1981– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1981)

51 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Released from prison in August 1939, Schulz is called up and posted to SS Counter-Espionage, under Major Neuheim. He is sent to the Salon Kitty brothel to listen for any indiscreet ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Chetwyn | Stars: Michael Elphick, Ian Richardson, Billie Whitelaw, Cyril Shaps

Votes: 8

42. Omnibus (1967–2003)

Not Rated | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.0
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Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: Humphrey Burton, David Collings, Kirsty Wark, Stephen Fry

Votes: 118

43. Budgie (1971–1972)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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Chirpy Cockney petty crook "Budgie" Bird is the main character in this British television series of the early 1970s. Budgie was the eternal failure, with every scam, and every attempt to ... See full summary »

Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson, Lynn Dalby, June Lewis

Votes: 120

44. The Paradise Club (1989–1990)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Two brothers, Frank & Danny Kane are the sons of "Ma Kane" who ran the South Side with a rod of iron. Frank has become a priest but leaves the church after a misunderstanding with the ... See full summary »

Stars: Don Henderson, Leslie Grantham, Leon Herbert, Barbara Wilshere

Votes: 65

45. The Plane Makers (1963–1965)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Jack Watling, Patrick Wymark, Norma Ronald, Reginald Marsh

Votes: 12

46. Marked Personal (1973– )

30 min

8.0
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Afternoon show about the dramas that enfold around the human resources department of a large organization.

Stars: Heather Chasen, Stephanie Beacham, Frankie Jordan, Carl Rigg

Votes: 6

47. The Famous Five (1978–1979)
Episode: Five Get Into Trouble: Episode Two (1978)

Adventure, Crime, Family

8.0
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Director: Sidney Hayers | Stars: Marcus Harris, Gary Russell, Jennifer Thanisch, Michele Galagher

Votes: 11

48. One Foot in the Grave (1990–2001)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Victor Meldrew is a retiree who attracts bad luck. If he's not driving his long suffering wife Margeret crazy with his constant moaning, he's fighting with neighbors.

Stars: Richard Wilson, Annette Crosbie, Doreen Mantle, Owen Brenman

Votes: 4,312

49. The Two Ronnies (1971–1987)

Comedy

7.9
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Long running BBC comedy show consisting of sketches and humourous musical routines involving the large Ronnie Barker and the small Ronnie Corbett. Most sketches involved both men, but ... See full summary »

Stars: Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett, The Fred Tomlinson Singers, John Owens

Votes: 2,069

50. Sergeant Cork (1963–1968)

60 min | Crime

7.9
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Victorian era, 'Who done it' with the venerable Sergeant Cork battling entrenched views in a bid to use a more scientific approach to solving cases.Trusty sidekick Bob does not always understand his methods but faithfully co-operates..

Stars: John Barrie, William Gaunt, Charles Morgan, Freddie Fowler

Votes: 39