British TV & Films 1981 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
4D Special Agents (1981)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Harold Orton
 
2.
A Kick Up the Eighties (1981 TV Series)
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Sketch show that originally explored a theme each week (work, death, sex). (30 mins.)
 
3.
Ad Lib (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
4.
Amin: The Rise and Fall (1981)
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The chronicle of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin and his tyranic rule from 1971 to his overthrow in 1979. (101 mins.)
Director: Sharad Patel
 
5.
Andrina (1981)
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Director: Bill Forsyth
 
6.
Black Jack (1981)
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Sir Thomas Bedford orchestrates the heist of a Spanish casino, with the aid of a singer performing there. The police are aware of their activities, and a hostage situation arises. (98 mins.)
Director: Max H. Boulois
 
7.
Blood Money (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
8.
Bread or Blood (1981 TV Series)
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(40 mins.)
 
9.
Break in the Sun (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
10.
Burning an Illusion (1981)
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A young black woman in England becomes increasingly frustrated with her life with her lazy, demanding boyfriend, and with the help of friends seeks something better. (101 mins.)
Director: Menelik Shabazz
 
11.
Carbon Copy (1981)
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A white corporate executive is surprised to discover that he has a black teen-age son who can't wait to be adopted into the... (92 mins.)
Director: Michael Schultz
 
12.
Chanel Solitaire (1981)
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The film tells the story of the early life and rise to fame and fortune of French fashion designer Coco Chanel... (120 mins.)
 
13.
Charlotte (1981)
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In 1939, Charlotte Salomon leaves Berlin to seek refuge at her grandparents' villa in the south of France... (96 mins.)
Director: Frans Weisz
 
14.
Chintz (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
15.
Codename -Icarus- (1981 TV Series)
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(106 mins.)
 
16.
County Hall (1982 TV Series)
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17.
Cover (1981 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
18.
Dear Enemy (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
19.
Diamonds (1981 TV Series)
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Frank takes over Coleman and Sons, diamond merchants, when his father dies, and his ruthless business practices make enemies of his friends and family... (60 mins.)
 
20.
Doctor's Daughters (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
21.
Echoes of Louisa (1981 TV Series)
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(25 mins.)
 
22.
Frankie Howerd Strikes Again (1981 TV Series)
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Director: Alan Tarrant
 
23.
From a Far Country (1981)
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The film is a biography of Pope John Paul II. It starts in 1926 when the boy Karol Wojtyla was celebrating Christmas with his father in Poland... (140 mins.)
 
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Game for a Laugh (1981 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
26.
Going Ape! (1981)
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When his father - who owned a circus - dies, Foster inherits 5 million dollars - and 3 orangutans. However... (87 mins.)
 
27.
Have I Got You... Where You Want Me (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Malcolm Taylor
 
28.
Honky Tonk Heroes (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
29.
Invaders from the Deep (1981)
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When aquatic aliens plot to take over the planet, the world aquanaut security patrol are called in to battle the aliens.
 
30.
King of the Mountain (1981)
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A group of friends race their high-powered cars up and down a dangerous and deadly mountain road known as Mulholland Drive to see who can claim the title of "King of the Hill." (90 mins.)
Director: Noel Nosseck
 
31.
Looks and Smiles (1981)
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Thatcherism and the Irish troubles provide the backdrop for this study of Mick, a well-meaning youth in Sheffield... (104 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Loach
 
32.
Loophole (1981)
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When architect Stephen Booker loses his partnership, he finds jobs hard to come by, and with money in short supply, he unwittingly becomes involved in a daring scheme to rob one of London's biggest bank vaults. (105 mins.)
Director: John Quested
 
33.
Maggie (1981 TV Series)
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Drama series about a teenage girl growing up in Glasgow.
 
34.
Misfits (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
35.
Miss Morison's Ghosts (1981 TV Movie)
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The film is based on a purportedly true story, which has since become one of the most famous "time slips"... (103 mins.)
Director: John Bruce
 
36.
Nailed (1981)
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37.
Nightfall (1981)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Beate Klöckner
 
38.
Partners (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
39.
Plays for Pleasure (1981 TV Series)
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A series of six plays about relationships.
 
40.
Prisoners of Conscience (1981 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
41.
Revolting Women (1981 TV Series)
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(25 mins.)
Director: Lou Wakefield
 
42.
Riding High (1981)
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(96 mins.)
Director: Ross Cramer
 
43.
Roger Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
44.
Roots (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Keith Farthing
 
45.
Second Chance (1981 TV Series)
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Middle aged couple, Chris and Kate Hurst, face up to divorce. (60 mins.)
 
46.
Seconds Out (1981 TV Series)
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Pete Dodds is a boxer and a bit of a wide boy who messes about in the ring, but has potential. Tony Sprake becomes his manager and Dave Locket his trainer. (30 mins.)
 
47.
Stay with Me Till Morning (1981 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
48.
Sunday Night Thriller (1981 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
49.
Taff Acre (1981 TV Series)
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Everyday tales of the lives and loves of the residents of the South Wales mining village of Taff Acre.
 
50.
The Appointment (1981)
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A family is confronted in their house by an evil force. (90 mins.)
 
51.
The Bagthorpe Saga (1981 TV Series)
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Comedic adventures of the eccentric Bagthorpe family - ineffective advice columnist Laura, frustrated comedy writer Henry, Scrabble cheating Grandma, serial arsonist Daisy, and psychic Jack. (30 mins.)
 
52.
The Ballyskillen Opera House (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
53.
The Bushido Blade (1981)
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A steel samurai blade that was to be given to the American ambassador by the Emperor of Japan is stolen. American sailors and Japanese samurai are sent to find it. (104 mins.)
Director: Tom Kotani
 
54.
The House on the Hill (1981 TV Series)
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A series of six plays centred on a house in Glasgow, from 1878 to the 1980s. (60 mins.)
 
55.
The Incredible Mr Tanner (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
56.
The Kenny Everett Television Show (1981 TV Series)
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Zany antics and sketches by the anarchic camp comic. (30 mins.)
 
57.
The Kenny Everett Video Show (1978 TV Series)
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This show featured music set to imagery, just prior to MTV. Most of it was concert footage though some had effects and a theme. It had a choreography segment featuring dancers known as "Hot Gossip". (30 mins.)
 
58.
The Last Song (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
59.
The Life and Times of David Lloyd George (1981 TV Series)
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The story of the brilliant, but immensely controversial, Liberal politician who became the British Prime Minister during the First World War. (60 mins.)
Director: John Hefin
 
60.
The Little World of Don Camillo (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
 
61.
The Member for Chelsea (1981 TV Series)
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This three-part mini-series chronicles the sexual scandal in the late 1800's, involving the highly acclaimed Member of Parliament for Chelsea... (60 mins.)
 
62.
The Olympian Way (1981 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
63.
The Paul Squire Show (1981 TV Series)
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64.
The Salamander (1981)
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An Italian policeman investigates a series of murders involving people in prominent positions. Left... (103 mins.)
Director: Peter Zinner
 
65.
The Story of Ruth (1981)
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(90 mins.)
Director: John Purdie
 
66.
The Treachery Game (1981 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
67.
Thicker Than Water (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
68.
Till Death... (1981 TV Series)
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Alf and Elsie Garnett retire to Eastbourne, so Rita and Michael Jr. become the main characters who try to keep Alf out of trouble. (30 mins.)
 
69.
Triangle (1981 TV Series)
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A series about the crew and passengers of a North Sea ferry, on the triangular route between Felixstowe, Gothenburg and Amsterdam. (30 mins.)
 
70.
Vice Versa (1981 TV Series)
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Role reversal comedy as a father and son swap bodies thanks to a magic talisman.
 
71.
West End Tales (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
72.
When I Am King (1981)
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_When I Am King_ juxtaposes the story of Joringel and Jorinda with a new story played by the same actors ten years later... (81 mins.)
Director: Wanda Appleton
 
73.
Whizzkid's Guide (1981 TV Series)
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74.
World's End (1981 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)