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1.
Peep Show (2003 TV Series)
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Mark and Jez are a couple of twenty-something roommates who have nothing in common - except for the fact that their lives are anything but normal. Mayhem ensues as the pair strive to cope with day-to-day life. (25 mins.)
 
2.
The Inbetweeners (2008 TV Series)
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Follows four friends and their antics during their final years of school. (25 mins.)
 
3.
Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
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A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future. (49 mins.)
 
4.
Flight of the Conchords (2007 TV Series)
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Bret and Jemaine are Flight of the Conchords, a folk-rock band from New Zealand living in New York City in search of stardom. (28 mins.)
 
5.
The Chaser's War on Everything (2006 TV Series)
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(26 mins.)
 
6.
Yes We Canberra! (2010 Mini-Series)
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The Chaser boys take on Australia's 2010 election. (26 mins.)
 
7.
Never Mind the Buzzcocks (1996 TV Series)
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Music-based comedy quiz show. (30 mins.)
 
8.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
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Baltimore drug scene, seen through the eyes of drug dealers and law enforcement. (59 mins.)
 
9.
The IT Crowd (2006 TV Series)
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The comedic adventures of a rag-tag group of technical support workers at a large corporation. (25 mins.)
 
10.
Father Ted (1995 TV Series)
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Crazy sitcom about 3 priests and their housekeeper who live on Craggy Island, not the peaceful and quiet part of Ireland it seems! (25 mins.)
 
11.
Malcolm in the Middle (2000 TV Series)
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A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family. (22 mins.)
 
12.
Exile (2011 Mini-Series)
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A father and son story, with a thriller motor. It explores a mystery from the past with a brutal and shocking revelation. (180 mins.)
 
13.
Second Generation (2003 TV Movie)
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A modern reworking of King Lear, where a businessman lies in a coma while 2 of his daughters plan to... (120 mins.)
Director: Jon Sen
 
14.
North & South (2004 Mini-Series)
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North and South is a four part adaptation of Elizabeth Gaskell's love story of Margaret Hale, a middle class southerner who is forced to move to the northern town of Milton. (58 mins.)
 
15.
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996 Mini-Series)
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Based on a little known 1848 novel by Anne Bronte, Tara Fitzgerald stars as an enigmatic young woman... (159 mins.)
 
16.
State of Play (2003 Mini-Series)
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A thriller set in London, in which a politician's life becomes increasingly complex as his research assistant is found dead on the London Underground and, in a seemingly unrelated incident, a teenage pickpocket is shot dead. (57 mins.)
 
17.
The Soup (2004 TV Series)
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An Emmy-winning show, hosted by comedian Joel McHale, deals with a wickedly funny, fast-paced parts of the most titillating... (25 mins.)
 
18.
The Crow Road (1996 Mini-Series)
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An adaption of Iain Banks' dark novel, whose central character is a young Scots history student. (211 mins.)
 
19.
Newswipe (2009 TV Series)
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Hosted and written by Charlie Brooker, this sardonic series follows and critiques both current news stories and the way television portrays them. (29 mins.)
 
20.
How TV Ruined Your Life (2011 TV Series)
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A comedic documentary series in which Charlie Brooker uses a mix of sketches and jaw-dropping archive footage to explore the gulf between real life and television. (30 mins.)
 
21.
Have I Got News for You (1990 TV Series)
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Hilarious, totally-irreverent, near-slanderous political quiz show, based mainly on news stories from the last week or so... (29 mins.)
“ Funny depending who's on. ” - fana1984
 
22.
Mock the Week (2005 TV Series)
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A comedic look at current events. (29 mins.)
 
23.
Offspring (2010 TV Series)
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The story of the impossible loves of 30-something obstetrician Nina Proudman and her fabulously messy family. (60 mins.)
 
24.
Wide Angle (2002 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
25.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
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Investigative journalist documentaries. (60 mins.)
 
26.
8 Out of 10 Cats (2005 TV Series)
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A topical news panel show with Jimmy Carr as host, and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson. (24 mins.)
 
27.
Pete Versus Life (2010 TV Series)
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Pete, a journalist, is an average bloke, but what sets him apart is that his life is observed, analysed and commented on by two sports commentators. (30 mins.)
Director: Simon Delaney
 
28.
How to Make It in America (2010 TV Series)
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A group of 20 somethings living in New York City. Ben and Cameron work on starting a fashion company, while enjoying their lives in the greatest city in the world. (30 mins.)
 
29.
Fawlty Towers (1975 TV Series)
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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. (30 mins.)
 
30.
Mind Your Language (1977 TV Series)
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Barry Evans plays a put-upon language teacher who tries to make a living by teaching English to immigrants... (30 mins.)
 
31.
Love/Hate (2010 TV Series)
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The story of the organized crime scene of Dublin is revealed, centered on Darren, who wants to stay out of trouble but ends up returning to his old habits and his old gang. (51 mins.)
 
32.
Real Time with Bill Maher (2003 TV Series)
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Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds. (60 mins.)
 
33.
Rectify (2013 TV Series)
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Daniel Holden must put his life back together after serving 19 years on Georgia's Death Row before DNA evidence calls his conviction into question. (60 mins.)
 
34.
Chewing Gum (2015 TV Series)
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The life of Tracey and the mishaps of her neighbourhood, friends and family. Oh, and obvs her boyfriend!
Director: Tom Marshall