British TV & Films 1983 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
A Married Man (1983 Mini-Series)
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A British lawyer disillusioned with his marriage and career. After starting an affair with a beautiful woman with political connections, a murder leads him to the greatest challenge of his life. (240 mins.)
 
2.
A Swarm in May (1983)
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Director: Colin Finbow
 
3.
ABC Mantrap (1983)
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A longform video that showcases the British pop group ABC, using songs from their album "The Lexicon... (55 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
4.
Affairs of the Heart (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
5.
Al-mas' Ala Al-Kubra (1983)
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This film is about the 1920 revolution in Iraq against the English occupation. (170 mins.)
 
6.
Ascendancy (1983)
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Connie is a member of the British landowning "Ascendancy" in Ireland after WWI. Through a chance friendship with a British soldier... (92 mins.)
Director: Edward Bennett
 
7.
Behind the Bike Sheds (1983 TV Series)
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The musical slapstick adventures of the pupils of Fulley Comprehensive school. (25 mins.)
 
8.
Betrayal (1983)
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Pinter's semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering... (95 mins.)
 
9.
Better Late Than Never (1983)
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Two men show up claiming to be the grandfather of a child heiress. (89 mins.)
Director: Bryan Forbes
 
10.
Beyond the Limit (1983)
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Dr. Eduardo Plarr, despite the name is an Anglo working in a Latin American country. His work is a return home after several years... (104 mins.)
Director: John Mackenzie
 
11.
Bloomfield (1983 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
12.
Breakout (1984)
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Two brothers take to Stockers Wood of a Saturday afternoon, to build a den and do some birdwatching... (61 mins.)
Director: Frank Godwin
 
13.
Bred and Born (1983)
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(74 mins.)
 
14.
Daniel (1983)
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The fictionalized story of Daniel, the son of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, who were executed as Soviet spies in the 1950s. (130 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
15.
Enigma (1982)
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A CIA agent tries to infiltrate Soviet intelligence to stop a murderous diabolical plot. (122 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
 
16.
Every Picture Tells a Story (1983)
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(82 mins.)
Director: James Scott
 
17.
Father's Day (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
18.
Fords on Water (1983)
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(83 mins.)
Director: Barry Bliss
 
19.
Funny Money (1983)
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(97 mins.)
 
20.
G.B.H. (1983)
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(73 mins.)
 
21.
Ghost Dance (1983)
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Through the experiences of two women in Paris and London, Ghost Dance offers a stunning analysis of the complexity of our conceptions of ghosts memory and the past. (100 mins.)
Director: Ken McMullen
 
22.
Goodnight and God Bless (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
23.
Great Little Railways (1983 TV Series)
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A series presenting various narrow gauge railway adventures from around the world.
 
24.
Ill Fares the Land (1983)
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Director: Bill Bryden
 
25.
Interference (1983 TV Series)
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26.
It'll All Be Over in Half an Hour (1983 TV Series)
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Series of cabaret-style entertainments on the arguments surrounding nuclear weapons. (30 mins.)
 
27.
Jack of Diamonds (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
28.
Johnny Jarvis (1983 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
29.
Jury (1983 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
30.
Lady Is a Tramp (1983 TV Series)
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It's about 2 friends/sisters that were tramps and lived I a broken down car.... (30 mins.)
 
31.
Luna (1983 TV Series)
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The show was about the domestic life of an eccentric family group set in the year 2040 - although in the setting... (30 mins.)
 
32.
Majdhar (1983)
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(74 mins.)
Director: Ahmed A. Jamal
 
33.
Nelly's Version (1983 TV Movie)
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She remembers nothing before standing at a hotel reception and signing the first, and only, name that comes into her head - Nelly Dean... (98 mins.)
Director: Maurice Hatton
 
34.
No Excuses (1983 TV Series)
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No Excuses was about Shelley Maze, a female rock star. The series showed her trying to come to terms with her failing career and her relationships with the people she'd worked with.
 
35.
No Problem! (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
36.
Now and Then (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
37.
Nutcracker (1983)
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A Russian ballet dancer defects from the USSR, emigrates to England, and joins a ballet company run by a powerful, wealthy lady (Joan Collins). (101 mins.)
Director: Anwar Kawadri
 
38.
On the Third Day (1983)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Stanley O'Toole
 
39.
Paula's Punishment (1983)
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40.
Philip Marlowe, Private Eye (1983 TV Series)
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Private detective Philip Marlowe solves many crimes in Los Angeles during the 1930s. (60 mins.)
Director: Peter R. Hunt
 
41.
Pinkerton's Progress (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: John B. Hobbs
 
42.
Power Game (1983)
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Director: Fausto Canel
 
43.
Professor Potter's Magic Potions (1983)
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An absent-minded professor develops different types of potions--such as potions that restore youth,...
Director: Peter K. Smith
 
44.
Rod and Emu's Saturday Special (1983 TV Series)
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45.
Runners (1983)
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When his young daughter disappears, her father refuses to accept that she is dead and sets out on a journey to find her. (107 mins.)
 
46.
Sahara (1983)
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After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik. (111 mins.)
 
47.
Saturday Royal (1983 TV Series)
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48.
Saturday Stayback (1983 TV Series)
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A late-night variety show spun off from "OTT" (which in turn was spun off from "TISWAS"). Regular cast members performed stand-up and very silly skits. (45 mins.)
Director: Peter Harris
 
49.
Seaview (1983 TV Series)
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George and Sandy Shelton help their parents to run a small seaside hotel.
 
50.
Secrets (1983)
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An enjoyable story of a 13-year-old girl, Louise, who lives alone with her widowed mother. Louise is sent off to a boarding school... (77 mins.)
Director: Gavin Millar
 
51.
Storybook International (1983 TV Series)
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A collection of folk tales and fairy stories from all over the world, based on an anthology of stories for children.
 
52.
Struggle (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
53.
Studio (1983 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
54.
Suffer, Little Children (1983)
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A mute child arrives at a children's home and starts terrorizing the other children with her demonic powers. (74 mins.)
Director: Alan Briggs
 
55.
Sweet Sixteen (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
56.
Taggart (1983 TV Series)
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The Maryhill CID investigates gruesome murders against the bleak backdrop of the city of Glasgow.
 
57.
Taking Tiger Mountain (1983)
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Militant feminist scientists brainwash research subject to assassinate the Welsh Minister of Prostitution... (81 mins.)
 
58.
Target Eve Island (1983)
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Professor Lindenbrook has secret documentation wanted by the Russians. She is kidnapped and taken to The Caribbean. Following in hot pursuit are Chaser and William Grant.
 
59.
Tears Before Bedtime (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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61.
The Baker Street Boys (1983 TV Series)
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The adventures of a gang of street urchins living in Victorian London, who assist the legendary detective Sherlock Holmes in solving crimes and find themselves tackling cases of their own.
 
62.
The Boy Who Won the Pools (1983 TV Series)
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Rodney Baverstock wins the football pools and with the money buys a Ferrari, a tiger and a mansion for himself and his friends. (25 mins.)
 
63.
The Cabbage Patch (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
64.
The Climber (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Alan J.W. Bell
 
65.
The Consultant (1983 TV Series)
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An ambitious computer consultant is hired to detect fraud in a major bank's computer system and finds himself involved in a complex scheme of lies, blackmail and murder. (50 mins.)
 
66.
The Forgotten Story (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
67.
The Fourth Arm (1983 TV Series)
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Another atmospheric series by the creators of "Secret Army", also inspired by real events during The Second World War... (50 mins.)
Director: Peter Duguid
 
68.
The Freddie Starr Showcase (1983 TV Series)
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69.
The Gathering Seed (1983 TV Series)
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(55 mins.)
 
70.
The Grumbleweeds Show (1983 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
71.
The Happy Apple (1983 TV Series)
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Nancy was the new secretary at the Happy Apple advertising agency.Despite being ill-educated, she had... (30 mins.)
 
72.
The Hard Word (1983 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
73.
The Hereafter (1983)
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(84 mins.)
Director: Michael Melsack
 
74.
The Home Front (1983 TV Series)
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(52 mins.)
 
75.
The Hunger (1983)
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A love triangle develops between a beautiful yet dangerous vampire, her cellist companion, and a gerontologist. (97 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
76.
The Keep (1983)
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Nazis are forced to turn to a Jewish historian for help in battling the ancient demon they have inadvertently freed from its prison. (96 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
 
77.
The Last Night (1983)
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Two psychos escape from the maximum security wing of Broadmoor Prison and sneak in the backdoor of a theatre to hide away while a performance of a stage play titled "Murder in the Dark" stages its final night. (50 mins.)
 
78.
The Machine Gunners (1983 TV Series)
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(25 mins.)
 
79.
The Old Men at the Zoo (1983 TV Series)
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Satirical piece set in a zoo, which is plunged into a crisis when a giraffe escapes. (275 mins.)
 
80.
The Optimist (1983 TV Series)
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A Channel 4 early experiment, to revive silent comedy for a modern audience. Enn Reitel starred as the title character, a cobbler who got into various situations. First season was set in London, while the second season was set in LA. (30 mins.)
 
81.
The Outsider (1983 TV Series)
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Frank Scully, an out-of-work journalist, goes to stay for a few days with friends Donald and Sylvia Harper in Micklethorpe... (60 mins.)
 
82.
The Pirates of Penzance (1983)
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This movie is an adaptation of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic operetta of the same name, with parts of other of their operettas stirred in... (112 mins.)
Director: Wilford Leach
 
83.
The Spanish Civil War (1983 TV Series)
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Documentary series which uses film and eyewitness accounts from both sides of the conflict that divided Spain in the years leading up to World War Two, also placing it in its international context. (315 mins.)
 
84.
The Wicked Lady (1983)
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Caroline is to be wed to Sir Ralph and invites her sister Barbara to be her bridesmaid. Barbara seduces Ralph... (98 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
 
85.
Tightrope to Terror (1983)
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(58 mins.)
Director: Robert Kellet
 
86.
Tucker's Luck (1983 TV Series)
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The further adventures of Tucker Jenkins and his former class mates from Grange Hill. Follow Tucker and friends, as they duck and dive their way through love and life during a time of high unemployment in the 1980's. (30 mins.)
 
87.
Variety (1983)
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Christine (Sandy McLeod) takes a job selling tickets at a porno theater near Times Square. Instead of... (100 mins.)
Director: Bette Gordon
 
88.
Vietnam: A Television History (1983 TV Series)
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(660 mins.)
 
89.
Who Dares Wins (1983 TV Series)
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Daring 1980s alternative comedy sketch show that helped launch the careers of a number of British comedians. Often parodies the channel it aired on. Recurring characters include Terry and Wang-Wang - a pair of swearing Pandas. (60 mins.)
 
90.
Women (1983 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)