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1.
In a Better World (2010)
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The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait. (119 mins.)
Director: Susanne Bier
 
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Colditz (1972 TV Series)
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This grim and claustrophobic drama chronicles the lives of the prisoners in Colditz Castle from the... (50 mins.)
 
3.
Countdown to War (1989 TV Movie)
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Based on a play, the story details the dramatic negotiations between UK, France, Poland, Nazi-Germany and USSR from the day Czechoslovakia fell, until Britain's declaration of war on Germany caused by Hitler's invasion of Poland. (78 mins.)
Director: Patrick Lau
 
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Copenhagen (2002 TV Movie)
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A television adaptation of Michael Frayn's celebrated and award-winning stage play about the meeting... (90 mins.)
Director: Howard Davies
 
5.
Inside the Third Reich (1982 TV Movie)
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A dramatization of the life of Albert Speer, Adolf Hitler's young architect and onetime confidant... (300 mins.)
 
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Dunkirk (2004 Documentary)
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A dramatised documentary about the evacuation of the British Expeditionary Force from Dunkirk in May 1940. (180 mins.)
Director: Alex Holmes
 
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Out of the Ashes (2003 TV Movie)
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Based on a true story, this heart-wrenching film follows the journey of Gisella Perl (Christine Lahti)... (113 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent
 
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Fatherland (1994 TV Movie)
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Fictional historical account of what might have happened if Adolf Hitler had won the Second World War... (106 mins.)
 
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First Light (2010 TV Movie)
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In May 1940 eighteen-year old Geoffrey Wellum joins the 92 squadron of the Royal Air Force and is taken... (75 mins.)
 
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United (2011)
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United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side... (94 mins.)
Director: James Strong
 
12.
The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011 TV Movie)
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Based on true events. Scotland Yard Detective Inspector Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the horrific murder of a three-year-old boy. (95 mins.)
Director: James Hawes
 
12.
Boy A (2007)
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The story of a young Jack, newly released from serving a prison sentence for a violent crime he committed as a child. (102 mins.)
Director: John Crowley
“ Dealing with a really interesting subject matter, very thought provoking and superbly played by Andrew Garfield. ” - cookiecat123-197-711507
 
13.
This Is England '86 (2010 Mini-Series)
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Shaun has just finished his final exams and he realizes he is no longer a kid. It's mid 80's England, and the gang are back, looking for a laugh, a job, and something that resembles a future. (47 mins.)
“ A follow on from Shane Meadows earlier film. Whilst having moments of absolute hillarity from it's stand out characters this is harrowing, as you'd expect. It's still fantastic though, a must see. ” - cookiecat123-197-711507
 
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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.)
“ Although I rate and admire John Simm it's Jim Broadbent's performance that really makes this drama what it is. The story itself is a little disappointing but the overall themes are well handled and interesting enough to sustain it. ” - cookiecat123-197-711507
 
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Murder (2002 TV Movie)
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Chris Maurer is killed the day after his 21st birthday and his grieving mother, Angela Maurer, is unable to come to grips with that fact... (200 mins.)
Director: Beeban Kidron
 
16.
Lennon Naked (2010 TV Movie)
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A profile of John Lennon in the late 1960s as the Beatles are set to fall apart. (82 mins.)
 
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Whitechapel (2009 TV Series)
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A fast-tracked inspector, a hardened detective sergeant, and an expert in historical homicides investigate modern crimes with connections to the past in the Whitechapel district of London. (180 mins.)
“ The first series was very good. I didn't take to the second, however, and didn't really feel there was much call for it. This should have been left as a stand alone about a Jack the Ripper copy cat, all that Krays stuff was nonsense. Rupert Penry-Jones is fantastic though, and Steve Pemberton is as creepy as ever. ” - cookiecat123-197-711507
 
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Five Daughters (2010 Mini-Series)
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Based on the personal testimonies of many of those most closely involved, Five Daughters recounts the final weeks in the lives of the five young women murdered in Ipswich in 2006.
 
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Sherlock (2010 TV Series)
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A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. (88 mins.)
 
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Moses Jones (2009 Mini-Series)
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Police investigate a mutilated body found in the Thames which appears to be the product of a witchcraft killing. (180 mins.)
 
21.
The Turn of the Screw (2009 TV Movie)
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A naive and sexually repressed young governess is haunted by the ghosts of previous occupants of a mansion. (93 mins.)
Director: Tim Fywell
“ This most recent adaption is not the best I've come across but it holds it's own none the less. With such strong story you could hardly go wrong but the casting here is particularly good. ” - cookiecat123-197-711507
 
22.
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...
 
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Gormenghast (2000 Mini-Series)
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A villain threatens the rise of a new earl in an ancient kingdom. (232 mins.)
 
24.
The Lost Prince (2003 TV Movie)
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The true story of the British royal prince locked away because of having epilepsy. (180 mins.)
 
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Sex & Lies (2004 TV Movie)
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A late night radio host receives a call from Kate, she reveals that she has been raped by a colleague... (60 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Lovering
 
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Garrow's Law (2009 TV Series)
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Garrow's Law is the true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the concept of 'innocent until proved guilty' at London's Old Bailey.
 
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The Sculptress (1996 Mini-Series)
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Olive Martin (Quirke), a heavily overweight young woman is convicted of killing and butchering her mother... (180 mins.)
 
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Afterlife (2005 TV Series)
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University lecturer Robert Bridge (Andrew Lincoln) becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy (Lesley Sharp) in this chilling TV series. (47 mins.)
 
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Recovery (2007 TV Movie)
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Alan and Tricia Hamilton are very happy. He's the head of a building firm and on top of his game. She's...
Director: Andy De Emmony
“ David Tennant, at the time, showing that he could do something other than just play The Doctor. At times upsetting but equally having moments of light-heartedness. A well balanced, nicely concieved, believeable piece of drama. ” - cookiecat123-197-711507
 
30.
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
“ Currently being remade for the big screen, this production terrified me as a child but it's almost impossible to get hold of a copy these days. ” - cookiecat123-197-711507
 
31.
The Ice House (1997 Mini-Series)
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The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly... (172 mins.)
 
32.
Case Histories (2011 TV Series)
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Former soldier and policeman, Jackson Brodie, becomes a private investigator.
 
33.
This Is England '88 (2011 Mini-Series)
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Christmas 1988. Soulmates, woody and Lol find themselves in exile from each other and the gang. Trying to understand the definition 'growing up', Shaun begins a course at College, that quickly takes the wrong turn. (70 mins.)
 
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Prey (2014 Mini-Series)
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On the run accused of a terrible crime, Manchester Detective Marcus Farrow tries to prove his innocence while being hunted by his former friends and colleagues. (60 mins.)
 
35.
Britz (2007 TV Movie)
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Two British-born Muslim siblings are drawn in radically different directions after 9/11.
Director: Peter Kosminsky