20 Best TV shows

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1.
As Time Goes By (1992 TV Series)
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The Korean War and a long lost letter separate the lives of young lovers Jean and Lionel, whose paths cross again by happenstance. (60 mins.)
 
2.
Midsomer Murders (1997 TV Series)
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A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County. (90 mins.)
 
3.
Cranford (2007 TV Series)
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In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town. (60 mins.)
 
4.
Elizabeth R (1971 Mini-Series)
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When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisers know she has to marry. Doesn't she? Thus starts a decades-long political/ matrimonial game, during an age of high passions and high achievement. (85 mins.)
 
5.
Edward the King (1975 TV Series)
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The life of Edward VII (1841 - 1910), the King of the United Kingdom. Before becoming the king he developed a reputation of a playboy which angered his mother, Queen Victoria. He was a reformer and modernizer, but also an elitist. (50 mins.)
 
6.
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989 TV Series)
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From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions. (100 mins.)
 
7.
Alleyn Mysteries (1990 TV Series)
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Drawing on her love of theatre and art, New Zealand novelist Ngaio Marsh created elegant crime-puzzlers full of quirky characters with hidden agendas, all brought meticulously to life in this BBC series.
 
8.
The Big Bang Theory (2007 TV Series)
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A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory. (22 mins.)
 
9.
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.)
 
10.
Inspector Lewis (2006 TV Series)
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Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them. (90 mins.)
 
11.
The Royal (2003 TV Series)
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Set in the 1960s, this British medical drama follows the staff and patients of St Aidan's Royal Free Hospital. (60 mins.)
 
12.
Masterpiece Mystery (1980 TV Series)
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An anthology series featuring various predominately British mystery stories.
 
13.
Clouds of Witness (1972 Mini-Series)
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Lord Peter's brother, the Duke of Denver is accused of murdering their sister Mary's fianc. It's up...
 
14.
Next of Kin (1995 TV Series)
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Maggie and Andrew are looking forward to retiring to France when their orphaned grandchildren, who they barely know... (30 mins.)
Director: Gareth Gwenlan
 
15.
Good Neighbors (1975 TV Series)
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The perils of "escaping the rat race" and dropping out of society - to start a farm in Surbiton (and to drive Margo nuts). (28 mins.)
 
16.
Coronation Street (1960 TV Series)
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The UK's longest-running TV soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England. (30 mins.)
 
17.
Frasier (1993 TV Series)
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Dr. Frasier Crane moves back to his hometown of Seattle where he lives with his father and works as a radio psychiatrist. (22 mins.)
 
18.
Poldark (1975 TV Series)
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In 1783, Ross Poldark returns from the American wars to his native Cornwall to right wrongs and reunite with the love of his life. (60 mins.)
 
19.
Upstairs, Downstairs (1971 TV Series)
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The trials of the British aristocratic Bellamy family and their household staff. (60 mins.)
 
20.
Berkeley Square (1998 Mini-Series)
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Three young women from very different backgrounds meet, become friends and share experiences when they all gain positions as nannies in the wealthy households of London's exclusive Berkeley Square. (50 mins.)