Masterpiece Theater and PBS - My Top Picks

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1.
Downton Abbey (2010 TV Series)
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A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early 20th Century. (58 mins.)
 
2.
The Agatha Christie Hour (1982 TV Series)
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A collection of ten hour-long dramas based on short stories by Agatha Christie. (52 mins.)
“ Done with her short stories. ” - Huntress_Dark_Knight
 
3.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
Episode: The Sittaford Mystery (2006)
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The death of the presumptive future Prime Minister is predicted during a séance in a snowbound country hotel, and he is found stabbed to death in his room the next morning. (93 mins.)
 
4.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
Episode: The Moving Finger (2006)
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Troubled war veteran Jerry Burton and his sister Joanna rent a cottage in a seemingly tranquil English village which is plagued by a spate of poison pen letters... and murder. (93 mins.)
 
5.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
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Miss Marple joins forces with Tommy and Tuppence Beresford to find the murderer of Tommy's Aunt Ada. (93 mins.)
 
6.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Sleeping Murder (2006)
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Gwenda Halliday, a wealthy young Englishwoman recently emigrated from India, intuitively buys a seaside manor house, where she re-experiences a murder. (93 mins.)
 
7.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
Episode: A Murder Is Announced (2005)
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The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are summoned by a newspaper notice to the house of Letitia Blacklock, anticipating a murder game. But things become too real when someone is shot dead. (93 mins.)
 
8.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
Episode: 4:50 from Paddington (2004)
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Miss Marple investigates the wealthy Crackenthorpe clan, believing a body to be hidden on their estate after a visiting friend witnesses a brutal strangling murder occurring on a passing train. (93 mins.)
 
9.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
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No one seems surprised when Colonel Protheroe is found murdered in the local vicarage. Red herrings abound, especially when his widow and her lover both confess to the murder. (93 mins.)
 
10.
Jericho (2005 TV Series)
Episode: A Pair of Ragged Claws (2005)
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Jericho investigates the brutal murder of a young Jamaican in Notting Hill, and soon identifies it as a racial killing... (120 mins.)
 
11.
The Ruby in the Smoke (2006 TV Movie)
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In Victorian England, a young woman searches for a priceless ruby and uncovers even greater mysteries. (95 mins.)
Director: Brian Percival
“ Sally Lockhart Mystery ” - Huntress_Dark_Knight
 
12.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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A cruel, superstitious woman dies of apparent fright after her fate is foretold by a medium. Miss Marple, however, is convinced of foul play when another death occurs.
 
13.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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An anthology series featuring various predominately British mystery stories.
 
14.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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An anthology series featuring various predominately British mystery stories.
 
15.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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An anthology series featuring various predominately British mystery stories.
 
16.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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An anthology series featuring various predominately British mystery stories.
 
17.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
Episode: They Do It with Mirrors (2009)
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A reformatory for delinquent boys run by Miss Marple's philanthropic friend becomes the scene of arson and poisoning, and ultimately murder. (93 mins.)
 
18.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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An anthology series featuring various predominately British mystery stories.
 
19.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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An anthology series featuring various predominately British mystery stories.
 
20.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
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An elderly spinster living in the village of St Mary Mead helps her friends and relatives solve mysterious murders. (93 mins.)
 
21.
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004 TV Series)
Episode: The Body in the Library (2004)
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Dolly Bantry calls upon her old friend Miss Marple when the strangled corpse of an unknown blonde girl is found in the library of her home, Gossington Hall. (93 mins.)
 
22.
Pride and Prejudice (1995 Mini-Series)
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Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart. (327 mins.)
 
23.
Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987 TV Series)
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From cold, rock-strewn moors to comfortable suburban estates, award-winning writer Ruth Rendell explores the dark fissures between friends and family members that motivate murder.