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1.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1981 TV Series)
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An Earth man and his alien friend escape Earth's destruction and go on a truly strange adventure as space hitchhikers. (152 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner. (51 mins.)
 
3.
Omnibus (1967 TV Series)
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A university professor, confident that everything which occurs in life has a rational explanation, finds his beliefs severely challenged when...
“ Whistle and I'll come to you (1968) ” - cinematicus
 
4.
Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969 TV Series)
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The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe. (30 mins.)
 
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The Onedin Line (1971 TV Series)
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James Onedin marries Anne Webster in order to get his hands on a ship. However the marriage turns out to be one of true love... (50 mins.)
 
6.
Columbo (1971 TV Series)
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Los Angeles homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo uses his humble ways and ingenuous demeanor to winkle out even the most well-concealed of crimes. (100 mins.)
 
7.
Gatchaman (1972 TV Series)
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A team of bird-themed superhero ninjas battle the menace of Galactor, a technologically advanced international terrorist organization determined to conquer the world. (25 mins.)
 
8.
A Warning to the Curious (1972 TV Movie)
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An archeologist goes treasure hunting along the English coast in search of a lost, fabled crown that supposedly helps protect Great Britain against invasion. (50 mins.)
 
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The Rockford Files (1974 TV Series)
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The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator. (60 mins.)
 
10.
The Arabian Nights: Adventures of Sinbad (1975 TV Series)
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A brave young boy from Iraq fights evil forces and evil to save the day ! (24 mins.)
 
11.
SCTV (1976 TV Series)
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The staff of Melonville's TV station put on programming that is unique in its own silly way. (30 mins.)
 
12.
Le temps des as (1978 Mini-Series)
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The World War I is declared. The french pioneers of aviation are requisitioned, but they try to renew with the spirit of chivalry. (55 mins.)
Director: Claude Boissol
 
13.
WKRP in Cincinnati (1978 TV Series)
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The staff of a struggling radio station have a chance at success after the new programming director changes the format to rock music (30 mins.)
 
14.
Salvage 1 (1979 TV Series)
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Harry runs a salvage operation, in which he and his partners reclaim trash and junk and sell it as scrap (or as other things). Harry also has a home-made spaceship which he sometimes uses to reclaim junk satellites. (60 mins.)
 
15.
Fame (1980)
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A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts. (134 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
 
16.
SCTV Network (1981 TV Series)
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Comedy parody about TV. (90 mins.)
 
17.
Ulysses 31 (1981 TV Series)
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To return home and restore his cursed crew, a great hero of space and his child companions must find the Kingdom of Hades against all evil opposition. (25 mins.)
 
18.
Cheers (1982 TV Series)
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The regulars of the Boston bar Cheers share their experiences and lives with each other while drinking or working at the bar where everybody knows your name. (22 mins.)
 
19.
The Black Adder (1982 TV Series)
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In the Middle Ages, Prince Edmund the Black Adder constantly schemes and endeavors to seize the crown from his father and brother. (195 mins.)
 
20.
The Living Planet (1984 TV Series)
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David Attenborough discusses the biomass and life in a variety of eco-systems spanning many of the environments found on Earth (from tropical to polar). (660 mins.)
 
21.
Kane & Abel (1985 Mini-Series)
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Kane and Abel are born on the same day the same year on each side of the Atlantic. William Kane is born... (240 mins.)
 
22.
Black-Adder II (1986 TV Series)
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In the Tudor court of Elizabeth I, Lord Edmund Blackadder strives to win Her Majesty's favour while attempting to avoid a grisly fate should he offend her. (176 mins.)
 
23.
Married with Children (1987 TV Series)
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Al Bundy is a misanthropic women's shoe salesman with a miserable life. He hates his job, his wife is lazy, his son is dysfunctional (especially with women), and his daughter is dim-witted and promiscuous. (22 mins.)
 
24.
The Storyteller (1987 TV Series)
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An old storyteller tells European folk tales to his sarcastic dog. (225 mins.)
 
25.
Black Adder the Third (1987 TV Series)
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In the Regency era, Mr E. Blackadder serves as butler to the foppish numskull Prince George amidst the fads and crazes of the time. (180 mins.)
 
26.
The Kids in the Hall (1988 TV Series)
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The TV series of the Canadian sketch comedy troupe that, more often than not, puts bizarre, unique, and insane twists in their skits. (25 mins.)
 
27.
Red Dwarf (1988 TV Series)
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The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf. (30 mins.)
 
28.
Tales from the Crypt (1989 TV Series)
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Tales of horror based on the gruesome E.C. comic books of the 1950s. (25 mins.)
 
29.
The Woman in Black (1989 TV Movie)
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When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin, a young solicitor is sent by his firm to settle the estate... (100 mins.)
Director: Herbert Wise
 
30.
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989 TV Series)
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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. (100 mins.)
 
31.
Blackadder Goes Forth (1989 TV Series)
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Stuck in the middle of World War I, Captain Edmund Blackadder does his best to escape the banality of the war. (175 mins.)
 
32.
House of Cards (1990 Mini-Series)
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Francis Urquhart is the chief whip of the Conservative party. When Margaret Thatcher resigns as leader... (226 mins.)
 
33.
Keeping Up Appearances (1990 TV Series)
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A snobbish housewife is determined to climb the social ladder, in spite of her family's working class connections and the constant chagrin of her long suffering husband. (60 mins.)
 
34.
The Adventures of Tintin (1991 TV Series)
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The adventures of the young reporter, his faithful dog and friends as they travel around the world on adventures. (30 mins.)
 
35.
Lucky Luke (1984 TV Series)
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An animated series based on the European comic book about an American cowboy described as "The man who shoots faster than his shadow." Lucky Luke... (30 mins.)
 
36.
Lucky Luke (1992 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
37.
As Time Goes By (1992 TV Series)
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The Korean War and a long lost letter separate the lives of young lovers Jean and Lionel, whose paths cross again by happenstance. (60 mins.)
 
38.
Truckers (1992 TV Series)
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Under the floorboards of an old department store live the nomes, tiny people for whom things like Outside and Sun and Rain are just daft old legends... (11 mins.)
 
39.
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993 TV Series)
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Animated MTV series about two teenage heavy-metal music fans who occasionally do idiotic things because they're bored. For them, everything is "cool" or "sucks." (15 mins.)
 
40.
The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (1993 TV Series)
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A bounty hunter rides the Old West, fighting bad guys, many with futuristic-type gadgets. (45 mins.)
 
41.
Frasier (1993 TV Series)
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Dr. Frasier Crane moves back to his hometown of Seattle where he lives with his father and works as a radio psychiatrist. (22 mins.)
 
42.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994 Mini-Series)
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Holmes, his friend Watson (or his brother Mycroft) work to solve the mysteries of three gables, the dying detective... (60 mins.)
 
43.
Le dessous des cartes (1995 TV Series)
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Every week, Jean-Christophe Victor explains what's happening in a country or part of the world (politically... (7 mins.)
 
44.
NewsRadio (1995 TV Series)
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The workplace sitcom "NewsRadio" explores the office politics and interpersonal relationships among the staff of WNYX NewsRadio... (23 mins.)
 
45.
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996 TV Series)
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A group of aliens are sent to Earth, disguised as a human family, to experience and report life on the 3rd planet from the sun. (60 mins.)
 
46.
Neverwhere (1996 Mini-Series)
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Richard Mayhew leads an ordinary life in London when one day a girl named Door falls, injured, across his path... (180 mins.)
 
47.
King of the Hill (1997 TV Series)
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A straight laced propane salesman in Arlen, Texas tries to deal with the wacky antics of his family and friends, while also trying to keep his son in line. (30 mins.)
 
48.
Soul Music (1997 Mini-Series)
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Based on Terry Pratchett's Novel. On Discworld (a world carried by four elephants standing on a huge turtle in space)... (172 mins.)
Director: Jean Flynn
 
49.
Silver Surfer (1998 TV Series)
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The adventures of the cosmic wanderer as he seeks his lost home after rebelling from his master. (30 mins.)
 
50.
The Sopranos (1999 TV Series)
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New Jersey mob boss, Tony Soprano, deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life, which affects his mental state and ends up seeking professional psychiatric counseling. (55 mins.)
 
51.
Spaced (1999 TV Series)
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Friends Tim and Daisy, 20-something North Londoners with uncertain futures, must pretend to be a couple to live in the only apartment they can afford. (25 mins.)
 
52.
Walking with Dinosaurs (1999 TV Series)
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Documentary-style series about the era of the dinosaurs, mixing real locations and CGI. (180 mins.)
 
53.
Futurama (1999 TV Series)
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Fry, a pizza guy, is accidentally frozen in 1999 and thawed out New Year's Eve 2999. (22 mins.)
 
54.
SpongeBob SquarePants (1999 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a talking sea sponge who works at a fast food restaurant, attends a boating school, and lives in an underwater pineapple. (23 mins.)
 
55.
Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a milkshake, an order of fries, a meatball, and their retired next door neighbor in the suburbs of New Jersey. (15 mins.)
 
56.
Architectures (2001 TV Series)
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23 episode documentary, each focusing on one distinguished building and its architect, from the 19th and 20th centuries. (28 mins.)
 
57.
Star Trek: Enterprise (2001 TV Series)
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A century before Captain Kirk's five-year mission, Jonathan Archer captains the United Earth ship Enterprise during the early years of Starfleet, leading up to the Earth-Romulan War and the formation of the Federation. (60 mins.)
 
58.
Band of Brothers (2001 Mini-Series)
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The story of Easy Company of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division, and their mission in World War II Europe, from Operation Overlord, through V-J Day. (594 mins.)
 
59.
The Wire (2002 TV Series)
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Baltimore drug scene, seen through the eyes of drug dealers and law enforcement. (59 mins.)
 
60.
The Twilight Zone (2002 TV Series)
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This second revival of The Twilight Zone presents tales of suspense, fantasy, science fiction and horror. (43 mins.)
 
61.
Arrested Development (2003 TV Series)
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Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable. (22 mins.)
 
62.
Kaidan Shin Mimibukuro (2003 TV Series)
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(5 mins.)
 
63.
I Shouldn't Be Alive (2005 TV Series)
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Re-enactments of real-life tales of human survival against the savage elements, dangerous climates and physical hazards. (60 mins.)
 
64.
Death Note (2006 TV Series)
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An intelligent high school student goes on a secret crusade to eliminate criminals from the world after discovering a notebook capable of killing anyone whose name is written into it. (24 mins.)
 
65.
Chez Maupassant (2007 TV Series)
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Les clefs de l'orchestre de Jean-François Zygel (2007 TV Series)
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A new Series of DVD devoted to the symphonic masterpieces introduced by Jean-François Zygel and presenting... (60 mins.)
 
67.
Total Drama (2007 TV Series)
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Animated satire of survivor reality shows featuring random teenage archetypes vying for the final prize by any means necessary.
 
68.
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.)
 
69.
The Color of Magic (2008 Mini-Series)
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A cowardly wizard is roped into a life of adventure. A tale from the first 2 books of Terry Pratchett's fantasy series "Discworld" (191 mins.)
Director: Vadim Jean
“ Terry Pratchett's The Color of magic. ” - cinematicus
 
70.
Archer (2009 TV Series)
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Covert black ops and espionage take a back seat to zany personalities and relationships between secret agents and drones. (22 mins.)
 
71.
Micro Men (2009 TV Movie)
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In 1979 Clive Sinclair, British inventor of the pocket calculator, frustrated by the lack of home investment in his project,the electric car... (84 mins.)
Director: Saul Metzstein
 
72.
Mystères d'archives (2009 TV Series)
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A series of documentary shorts, focusing on various important historical events captured on film. Each episode... (26 mins.)
 
73.
Borgen (2010 TV Series)
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A political drama about a prime minister's rise to power, and how power changes a prime minister. (58 mins.)
 
74.
Treme (2010 TV Series)
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Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA. (59 mins.)
 
75.
Boardwalk Empire (2010 TV Series)
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An Atlantic City politician plays both sides of the law, conspiring with gangsters during the Prohibition era. (55 mins.)
 
76.
The Hour (2011 TV Series)
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A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme. (60 mins.)
 
77.
Game of Thrones (2011 TV Series)
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Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros, while a forgotten race returns after being dormant for thousands of years. (57 mins.)
 
78.
Hatfields & McCoys (2012 Mini-Series)
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Dramatization of the bitter blood feud between the two families on the West Virginia/Kentucky border in the years after the Civil War. (290 mins.)
 
79.
Wonders of Life (2013 Mini-Series)
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Physicist and professor Brian Cox travels across the globe to uncover the secrets of the most extraordinary phenomenon in the universe: life. (59 mins.)
Stars: Brian Cox
 
80.
The Americans (2013 TV Series)
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Two Soviet intelligence agents pose as a married couple to spy on the American government. (44 mins.)
 
81.
Hannibal (2013 TV Series)
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Explores the early relationship between the renowned psychiatrist and his patient, a young FBI criminal profiler, who is haunted by his ability to empathize with serial killers. (44 mins.)
 
82.
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014 Mini-Series)
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A documentary series that explores how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time. (557 mins.)
 
83.
True Detective (2014 TV Series)
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Seasonal anthology series in which police investigations unearth the personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within and outside the law. (55 mins.)
 
84.
The Knick (2014 TV Series)
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A look at the professional and personal lives of the staff at New York's Knickerbocker Hospital during the early part of the twentieth century. (58 mins.)
 
85.
Black Sails (2014 TV Series)
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Captain Flint and his pirates, twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson's classic "Treasure Island". (56 mins.)
 
86.
Marco Polo (2014 TV Series)
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In a world replete with greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry, "Marco Polo" is based on the famed explorer's adventures in Kublai Khan's court in 13th century Mongolia. (60 mins.)
 
87.
Mr. Robot (2015 TV Series)
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Follows Elliot, a young programmer working as a cyber-security engineer by day, and a vigilante hacker by night. (49 mins.)
 
88.
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell (2015 TV Series)
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With magic long since lost to England, two men are destined to bring it back; the reclusive Mr. Norrell and daring novice Jonathan Strange. So begins a dangerous battle between two great minds. (60 mins.)
 
89.
Alone (2015 TV Series)
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Ten survival "experts" attempt to survive alone. The winner receives $500,000. (44 mins.)