British TV & Films 1979 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
A Horse Called Jester (1979)
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Horse turned detective, and communicates with children, helping them to foil a dairy robbery. (55 mins.)
Director: Ken Fairbairn
 
2.
A Moment in Time (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
3.
A Question of Faith (1979)
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The last days of famous Russian author Leo Tolstoy which are paralleled with one of his last stories - The Death of Ivan Ilyich - about a man who is happy with his life until he finds out he's sick and is about to die. (97 mins.)
Director: Colin Nears
 
4.
A Touch of the Sun (1979)
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A bumbling US marine Captain is assigned to retrieve a space capsule from a despotic African ruler. (85 mins.)
Director: Peter Curran
 
5.
After Julius (1979 TV Series)
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(52 mins.)
 
6.
Agatha (1979)
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A fictional account of the real life, eleven day, never explained 1926 disappearance of famed murder mystery writer Agatha Christie is presented... (105 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
 
7.
All the Fun of the Fair (1979)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Glyn Edwards
 
8.
Bear Island (1979)
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On the remote Norwegian Bear Island, used as a submarine base by the Germans during WW2, U.N. scientist Larsen sends a distress signal using an emergency NATO frequency and is received by scientific vessel Morning Rose. (118 mins.)
Director: Don Sharp
 
9.
Big Jim and the Figaro Club (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
10.
Big Wheels and Sailor (1979)
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(55 mins.)
Director: Doug Aitken
 
11.
Black Island (1979)
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Joe and Michael, 13-year-old Brits, become separated from their class outing, stranded on a small island, and captured by armed men. (60 mins.)
Director: Ben Bolt
 
12.
Bloomers (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
13.
Boys and Girls Together (1979)
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Six members of a multi-cultural household in Hampstead, north London, explore their innermost fantasies. (57 mins.)
 
14.
Charles Endell, Esq (1979 TV Series)
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In this short lived series, Iain Cuthbertson returned to the role of Charlie Endell, the Glaswegian gangster in London... (30 mins.)
 
15.
Diary of a Nobody (1979 TV Series)
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16.
Dick Barton: Special Agent (1979 TV Series)
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The adventures of World War 2 veteran turned crimefighter Dick Barton and his sidekicks Snowey & Jock. (15 mins.)
 
17.
Doctors and Nurses (1979 TV Series)
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18.
Dominique (1979)
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A millionaire who has recently lost his wife starts believing that he is being haunted by her spirit. (100 mins.)
 
19.
Electric Eskimo (1979)
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A young Eskimo boy accidentally gets hit by a mysterious ray during a secret British experiment and finds that he is now electrified. (57 mins.)
Director: Frank Godwin
 
20.
Firepower (1979)
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A merc is hired by the FBI to track down a powerful recluse criminal. A woman is also trying to track him down for her own personal vendetta. (104 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
 
21.
Goodbye Darling (1979 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
22.
Grandad (1979 TV Series)
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Children's comedy serial. Clive Dunn plays a caretaker in a community hall and has a large (unseen) dog called Nero. (25 mins.)
 
23.
Heartland (1979 TV Series)
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A series of plays concerning the theme of love.
 
24.
How's Your Father? (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
25.
Jamaican Gold (1979)
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A chance meeting leads two former college friends into a search for sunken treasure, a search which involves them with the double dealing Landers... (88 mins.)
Director: Henry Levin
 
26.
Kelly Monteith (1979 TV Series)
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27.
Kids (1979 TV Series)
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Series based around a fictional assessment centre for children who have been taken into care and their own individual stories. The stories themselves are based on real life cases. (60 mins.)
 
28.
Killer Fish (1979)
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Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen amongst the gang in the quest for gold. (101 mins.)
 
29.
King Solomon's Treasure (1979)
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Three adventurers lead an expedition into darkest Africa in search of the treasure of King Solomon, and on the way encounter hostile natives, volcanoes, dinosaurs and a lost Phoenician city ruled by a beautiful queen. (88 mins.)
Director: Alvin Rakoff
 
30.
The Man from S.E.X. (1979)
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A British secret agent sent to America to rescue a nobleman comes up against an evil genius who is replacing people in important positions with clones who will do his bidding. (94 mins.)
 
31.
Lost and Found (1979)
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A college professor (George Segal) and an English divorcee (Glenda Jackson) meet and marry while on a vacation in France... (106 mins.)
Director: Melvin Frank
 
32.
Lovely Couple (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
33.
Mystery!: Malice Aforethought (1979 TV Series)
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Dr. Edmund Bickleigh is a man who is very careful and very determined. And he is especially determined to not get caught committing the perfect murder of his wife. In the end he succeeds but then finds circumstances are "agin him". (50 mins.)
 
34.
Matilda's England (1979 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
35.
Meetings with Remarkable Men (1979)
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G.I. Gurdjieff is a spiritual teacher and mystic who, after a lifetime study, developed a form of meditation incorporating modern dance. (108 mins.)
Director: Peter Brook
 
36.
Mother Nature's Bloomers (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
37.
Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979 TV Series)
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British sketch comedy starring the likes of Rowan Atkinson and Mel Smith. (25 mins.)
 
38.
Park Ranger (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
39.
Potter (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
40.
Quest of Eagles (1979 TV Series)
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A young man is determined to find his dead father's treasure. (30 mins.)
 
41.
Quincy's Quest (1979)
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It's the night before Christmas, and all toy store rejects are due to be tossed into the furnace. This includes Quincy... (80 mins.)
Director: Robert Reed
 
42.
Rebecca (1979 Mini-Series)
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A young English girl in Monte Carlo falls in love with a rude, handsome stranger who proposes to her... (205 mins.)
Director: Simon Langton
 
43.
Ring of Darkness (1979)
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Four women make a pact with the Devil. The 13-year-old daughter of one of them has begun to shown signs of a dark nature which causes preoccupation and somewhat regret on her mother. (106 mins.)
Director: Peter Karp
 
44.
Running Blind (1979 TV Series)
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(120 mins.)
 
45.
Sally Ann (1979 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
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47.
Sunburn (1979)
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After a rich old man dies in a suspicious car accident in Acapulco, his widow wants his insurance company to pony up $5 million. A hotshot investigator Decker (Grodin) and a charming model (Fawcett) come in to check it out. (99 mins.)
 
48.
Take My Wife... (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
49.
That Summer! (1979)
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Two girls travel to Torquay in Devon from the North of England to work as chamber maids for the summer... (94 mins.)
Director: Harley Cokliss
 
50.
The Camerons (1979 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
51.
The Class of Miss MacMichael (1978)
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In the tradition of classic classroom dramas such as "To Sir, With Love," comes the story of dedicated teacher Conor MacMichael (Glenda Jackson)... (90 mins.)
 
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53.
The Danedyke Mystery (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
54.
The Dawson Watch (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
55.
The Deep Concern (1979 TV Series)
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A group of international celebrities meet in an English country house to advise a large business corporation. A body is found and the search begins for the murderer. (50 mins.)
 
56.
The Enchanted Castle (1979 TV Series)
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Gerald, James and Kathleen discover a garden in which is hidden a Princess and a magic ring. Although the Princess is not quite who she says she is the ring is truly magic and so are other parts of the castle's grounds. (30 mins.)
 
57.
The Golden Lady (1979)
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A wealthy industrialist hires Julia Hemingway and her elite team of three female mercenaries to sabotage a deal between his competitor and an oil sheik. They spy, seduce, steal and, when their employer tries to double-cross them, kill. (91 mins.)
 
58.
The Human Factor (1979)
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When a leak of information in the African Section of British Intelligence is discovered security man Daintry is brought in to investigate. (115 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
59.
The Innes Book of Records (1979 TV Series)
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60.
The Legend of King Arthur (1979 TV Series)
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The classic story of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table. (110 mins.)
 
61.
The Marti Caine Show (1979 TV Series)
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(45 mins.)
 
62.
The Music Machine (1979)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Ian Sharp
 
63.
The Other Side (1979 TV Series)
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Director: Derek Lister
 
64.
The Passage (1979)
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During WW 2, a Basque shepherd is approached by the underground, who wants him to lead a scientist and his family across the Pyrenees. While being pursued by a sadistic German. (99 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
 
65.
The Quiz Kid (1979)
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A hopeless quiz team is revived by the addition of a bright young lecturer but all is not well when the barmaid takes a shine to him and this upsets her boyfriend.
Director: Bill Hays
 
66.
The Ronnie Corbett Special (1979 TV Series)
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67.
The Saint and the Brave Goose (1979)
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A two-part episode of the 1978 TV series "The Return of the Saint," edited together and released as a feature.
Director: Cyril Frankel
 
68.
The Strange Affair of Adelaide Harris (1979 TV Series)
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A young boy's experiment to see if a wolf will adopt a newborn baby leads to strange adventures. (30 mins.)
 
69.
Thundercloud (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
70.
Tropic (1979 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
71.
Turning Year Tales (1979 TV Series)
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Director: Colin Godman
 
72.
Two People (1979 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
73.
Two Up, Two Down (1979 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
74.
Why Can't I Go Home? (1979 TV Series)
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(25 mins.)
Director: Paul Harrison
 
75.
Why Not Stay for Breakfast? (1979)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Terrence Marcel
 
76.
Yesterday's Hero (1979)
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A has-been, alcoholic former soccer star determines to make a comeback. He gets help from his former girlfriend, now a rock star, and her partner. (95 mins.)
Director: Neil Leifer