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1.
Shogun (1980 Mini-Series)
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A English navigator becomes both a player and pawn in the complex political games in feudal Japan. (60 mins.)
Director: Jerry London
 
2.
Roots (1977 Mini-Series)
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A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation. (570 mins.)
 
3.
British Men Behaving Badly (1992 TV Series)
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This comedy series is all about two mates, Gary and Tony who share a two bedroom home. They are grown men who act like a couple of drunk two year olds... (45 mins.)
 
4.
Bread (1986 TV Series)
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The Liverpool-based Boswell family are experts at exploiting the system to get by in life. Despite the... (70 mins.)
 
5.
Hancock's Half Hour (1956 TV Series)
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TV version of the popular BBC radio show of the same name, with Tony Hancock as the modern man of the world (in his own eyes)... (30 mins.)
Director: Alan Tarrant
 
6.
Fawlty Towers (1975 TV Series)
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Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away. (30 mins.)
 
7.
Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969 TV Series)
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The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe. (30 mins.)
 
8.
The Benny Hill Show (1969 TV Series)
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A skit based show with Benny Hill, often containing smutty humour. (30 mins.)
 
9.
Mother and Son (1984 TV Series)
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Arthur Beare is a 40 something son still living at home taking care of his senile mother Maggie. However... (30 mins.)
 
10.
Hogan's Heroes (1965 TV Series)
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The inmates of a German World War II prisoner of war camp conduct an espionage and sabotage campaign right under the noses of their warders. (25 mins.)
 
11.
Onmitsu kenshi (1962 TV Series)
Episode: Code of the Samurai (1962)
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Adventures of Shintaro the Samurai travelling 18th century Japan with his trusted companion Tombei, battling the enemies of the Shogun and the dreaded Koga Ninjas.
 
12.
McHale's Navy (1962 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a misfit PT Boat crew during World War II. (30 mins.)
 
13.
The Munsters (1964 TV Series)
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A family of friendly monsters have misadventures, never quite understanding why people react to them so strangely. (30 mins.)
 
14.
The Addams Family (1964 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a blissfully macabre but extremely loving family. (30 mins.)
 
15.
Get Smart (1965 TV Series)
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Bumbling Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, battles the evil forces of KAOS with the help of his competent partner Agent 99. (25 mins.)
 
16.
Life on Air (2002 Documentary)
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This documentary traces the extraordinary television career of Sir David Attenborough, one of the most respected pioneers of the nature documentary. (59 mins.)
 
17.
The Life of Birds (1998 TV Series)
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David Attenborough's comprehensive and richly detailed study of birds, examining the variety of different species and their ways of life. (489 mins.)
 
18.
Life in the Undergrowth (2005 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's ground-breaking exploration of a group of organisms that are vast in number, yet often too small to be noticed: the invertebrates. (50 mins.)
 
19.
The Trials of Life (1990 TV Series)
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Each of the twelve 50-minute episodes features a different aspect of the journey through life, from birth to adulthood and continuation of the species through reproduction.
Director: Michael Gunton
 
21.
Open All Hours (1973 TV Series)
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Arkwright is a tight-fisted shop owner in Doncaster, who will stop at nothing to keep his profits high and his overheads low... (30 mins.)
 
22.
The Two Ronnies (1971 TV Series)
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Long running BBC comedy show consisting of sketches and humourous musical routines involving the large Ronnie Barker and the small Ronnie Corbett...
 
23.
Porridge (1973 TV Series)
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The prison life of Fletcher, a criminal serving a five-year sentence, as he strives to bide his time, keep his record clean, and refuses to be ground down by the prison system. (45 mins.)
 
24.
Minder (1979 TV Series)
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Arthur Daley, a small-time conman, hires former boxer Terry McCann to be his 'minder', so Terry can protect him (Arthur) from other... (60 mins.)
 
25.
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962 TV Series)
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A nouveau riche hillbilly family moves to Beverly Hills and shakes up the privileged society with their hayseed ways. (25 mins.)
 
26.
The Littlest Hobo (1963 TV Series)
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A German Shepherd dog wanders endlessly, only stopping to do a good deed or help a person in need, before returning to his road without end. (30 mins.)
Director: Dick Darley
 
27.
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.)
 
28.
Lost (2004 TV Series)
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The survivors of a plane crash are forced to work together in order to survive on a seemingly deserted tropical island. (44 mins.)
 
29.
Prison Break (2005 TV Series)
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Due to a political conspiracy, an innocent man is sent to death row and his only hope is his brother, who makes it his mission to deliberately get himself sent to the same prison in order to break the both of them out, from the inside. (44 mins.)
 
30.
The Laurel and Hardy Show (1986 TV Series)
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'The Laurel and Hardy Show' is a syndicated version of The Boys, seen weekly throughout the late 80s...
 
31.
Hey Dad..! (1987 TV Series)
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Comedy series about a top architect, Martin Kelly, who gives up his business to cope with his three children when his wife dies... (23 mins.)
 
32.
Acropolis Now (1989 TV Series)
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The lives of the owners and workers at a Greek cafe in Melbourne. (25 mins.)
 
33.
The Memphis Trousers Half Hour with Roy & H.G. (2005 TV Series)
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Roy & H.G present a roundup of the weeks news, entertainment and sports news in a satirical talk show... (30 mins.)
 
34.
I Dream of Jeannie (1965 TV Series)
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A United States astronaut finds his life vastly complicated when he stumbles on to a bottle containing a female genie. (30 mins.)
 
35.
Bewitched (1964 TV Series)
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A witch married to an ordinary man cannot resist using her magic powers to solve the problems her family faces. (25 mins.)
 
36.
M*A*S*H (1972 TV Series)
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The staff of an army hospital in the Korean war find that laughter is the best way to deal with their situation. (25 mins.)
 
37.
The Odd Couple (1970 TV Series)
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Two men, a neat freak and a slob separated from their wives, have to live together despite their differences. (30 mins.)
 
38.
Quincy M.E. (1976 TV Series)
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The cases of a coroner who investigates suspicious deaths that usually suggest murder. (60 mins.)
 
39.
Spyforce (1971 TV Series)
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Australian Intelligence Officers during World War 2. (50 mins.)
“ the clashes between the spies,one aussie and one german as they were behind enemy japanese lines were very memorable ” - nabobdavey
 
40.
Pizza (2000 TV Series)
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The show focuses on the activities of Pauly and his fellow co-workers as they deliver pizzas for "Fat Pizza", the Sydney-based pizzeria of Bobo Gigliotti, whose slogan is "they're big and they're cheesy".
 
41.
Swift and Shift Couriers (2008 TV Series)
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Swift and Shift Couriers is an Australian comedy series created by the writers of Fat Pizza. Based on... (25 mins.)
 
42.
Housos (2011 TV Series)
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The series is a satirical parody of Australian residents, who are living in Housing Commission public housing. (30 mins.)
 
43.
Lost in Space (1965 TV Series)
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A space colony family struggles to survive when a spy/accidental stowaway throws their ship hopelessly off course. (60 mins.)
“ dr.smith and the robot-LEGENDS! ” - nabobdavey
 
44.
Star Trek (1966 TV Series)
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Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise explore the galaxy and defend the United Federation of Planets. (50 mins.)
 
45.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
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Set decades after Captain Kirk's five-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers set off in a new Enterprise on their own mission to go where no one has gone before. (44 mins.)
 
46.
The Simpsons (1989 TV Series)
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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield. (22 mins.)
 
47.
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973 TV Series)
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Accident-prone Frank Spencer fails to navigate the simplest tasks of daily life, while also trying to look after his wife and baby. (30 mins.)
 
48.
Mr. Bean (1990 TV Series)
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Life is a difficult challenge for Mr Bean, who despite being a grown adult, has trouble completing even the simplest of tasks. Thankfully, his perseverance is usually rewarded, and he finds an ingenious way around the problem. (350 mins.)
 
49.
The Black Adder (1982 TV Series)
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In the Middle Ages, Prince Edmund the Black Adder constantly schemes and endeavors to seize the crown from his father and brother. (195 mins.)
 
50.
Black-Adder II (1986 TV Series)
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In the Tudor court of Elizabeth I, Lord Edmund Blackadder strives to win Her Majesty's favour while attempting to avoid a grisly fate should he offend her. (176 mins.)
 
51.
Black Adder the Third (1987 TV Series)
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In the Regency era, Mr E. Blackadder serves as butler to the foppish numskull Prince George amidst the fads and crazes of the time. (180 mins.)
 
52.
Blackadder Goes Forth (1989 TV Series)
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Stuck in the middle of World War I, Captain Edmund Blackadder does his best to escape the banality of the war. (175 mins.)
 
53.
Black Books (2000 TV Series)
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Bernard Black runs his own bookshop even though he doesn't much like people who buy books and hates having customers... (25 mins.)
 
54.
The Worst Week of My Life (2004 TV Series)
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Only one week to go before the marriage of Howard and Mel which quickly escalates into the week from Hell... (29 mins.)
 
55.
Never the Twain (1981 TV Series)
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Comedy about two rival antique dealers. (30 mins.)
 
56.
The Office (2001 TV Series)
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The story of an office that faces closure when the company decides to downsize its branches. A documentary film crew follow staff and the manager David Brent as they continue their daily lives. (30 mins.)
 
57.
Extras (2005 TV Series)
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Andy Millman is an actor with ambition and a script. Reduced to working as an extra with a useless agent, Andy's attempts to boost his career invariably end in failure and embarrassment. (30 mins.)
 
58.
Doctor Who (1963 TV Series)
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The adventures of a Time Lord from the planet Gallifrey known only as the Doctor, who travels through time and space fighting monsters and other villainous megalomaniacs with his companions. (45 mins.)
 
59.
Batman (1966 TV Series)
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The Caped Crusader battles evildoers in Gotham City in a bombastic 1960s parody of the comic book hero's exploits. (25 mins.)
 
60.
The Young Ones (1982 TV Series)
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The crazy and sometimes surreal comedic adventures of four very different students in Thatcher's Britain. (410 mins.)
 
61.
The Goodies (1970 TV Series)
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Long running British situation comedy with the vaguest of situations. The Goodies are a three man agency whose brief is to do 'anything... (30 mins.)
 
62.
On the Buses (1969 TV Series)
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Jack-the-lad bus driver and conductor Stan and Jack enjoy the female employees more than their work and Inspector Blake is relentless in his attempts to make their lives a misery. (30 mins.)
 
63.
Doctor in the House (1969 TV Series)
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"Doctor in the House" follows the misadventures of medical students Michael Upton, Duncan Waring, Paul Collier and Dick Stuart-Clark... (30 mins.)
 
64.
Are You Being Served? (1972 TV Series)
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The misadventures of the staff of a retail floor of a major department store. (28 mins.)
 
65.
George & Mildred (1976 TV Series)
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George and Mildred Roper are forced to leave their home in South Kensington (as the landlords in Man About the House)... (30 mins.)
 
66.
Kojak (1973 TV Series)
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A bald, lollipop sucking police detective with a fiery righteous attitude battles crime in his city. (60 mins.)
 
67.
Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974 TV Series)
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A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago. (51 mins.)
Director: Allen Baron
 
68.
Kung Fu (1972 TV Series)
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The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu. (60 mins.)
 
69.
Australian Walkabout (1958 TV Series)
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A thirteen episode series documenting Australia's vast outback and natural beauty made by Charles and Elsa Chauvel in 1958. (30 mins.)
 
70.
National Geographic Specials (1965 TV Series)
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For over 30 years, the National Geographic Society has presented specials on nature, foreign culture... (60 mins.)
 
71.
F Troop (1965 TV Series)
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The misadventures of the staff and neighbors of a remote US Army outpost in the Wild West. (30 mins.)
 
72.
South Park (1997 TV Series)
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Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado. (22 mins.)
 
73.
Kath & Kim (2002 TV Series)
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A mother, her daughter, and their respective "hunks of spunk" negotiate life in suburban Australia. (26 mins.)
 
74.
Dallas (1978 TV Series)
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The soapy, backstabbing machinations of Dallas oil magnate J.R. Ewing and his family. (60 mins.)
 
75.
Iron Chef (1993 TV Series)
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Chefs from all over the world come to Kitchen Stadium to do culinary battle with one of Chairman Kaga's... (60 mins.)
 
76.
The Cisco Kid (1950 TV Series)
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The Cisco Kid and his English-mangling sidekick Pancho travel the old west in the grand tradition of the Lone Ranger... (30 mins.)