Winning and Losing

Television Competitions and Quiz Shows
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Bruce Forsyth and the Generation Game (1971 TV Series)
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Making a fool of the contestants as they try to copy professionals who have strange jobs. To win some... (60 mins.)
Director: Stuart Hall
 
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Blankety Blank (1979 TV Series)
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Comedy game show with celebrity guests and cheap prizes. (30 mins.)
Director: Geoff Miles
 
3.
Wheel of Fortune (1983 TV Series)
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Hosted by Pat Sajak, this game show features 3 contestants who try to solve a puzzle by spinning the wheel and guessing letters in a word or phrase. (30 mins.)
 
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A Question of Sport (1989 TV Series)
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Stars in Their Eyes (1990 TV Series)
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Musical talent show in which amateur lookalikes and soundalikes impersonate their favourite singing stars. (50 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
7.
Ready, Steady, Cook (1994 TV Series)
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(45 mins.)
 
8.
They Think It's All Over (1995 TV Series)
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Comedy panel quiz show on the theme of sport.
 
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Bargain Hunt (2000 TV Series)
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Two teams go head to head in a bid to sell their recently acquired items for a profit at auction (30 mins.)
 
10.
Weakest Link (2001 TV Series)
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In this hybrid of "Inquizition" and "Survivor," contestants test their trivial mettle as a team and against each other... (60 mins.)
 
11.
Cash in the Attic (2002 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
12.
Eggheads (2003 TV Series)
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A new daily daytime general knowledge quiz presented by Dermot Murnaghan. Each day a new panel of challengers... (30 mins.)
 
13.
QI (2003 TV Series)
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A comedy panel game in which being Quite Interesting is more important than being right. Stephen Fry is joined each week by four comedians to share anecdotes and trivia, and maybe answer some questions as well. (30 mins.)
 
14.
Car Booty (2004 TV Series)
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(45 mins.)
 
15.
Masterchef Goes Large (2005 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
16.
Dickinson's Real Deal (2006 TV Series)
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A trio of antique dealers decide whether to make offers for people's possessions or allow the owners to take a risk at auction. (46 mins.)
 
17.
Cash in the Celebrity Attic (2008 TV Series)
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Well-known British celebrities rummage for collectables and antiques in their homes to take to auction... (45 mins.)
 
18.
Pointless (2009 TV Series)
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A game show where contestants aim to score the fewest points possible by guessing the least popular answers given by people in polls on various subjects. (45 mins.)
 
19.
Chris Moyles Quiz Night (2009 TV Series)
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20.
Bullseye (1981 TV Series)
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Contestants test their darts skills and general knowledge and battle it out to get to Bully's Prize Board. (30 mins.)
 
21.
Call My Bluff (1997 TV Series)
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Director: Nick Harris