British TV & Films 1996 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
A Mug's Game (1996 TV Series)
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Three part series that studies the personal lives of folk in a remote Scottish fishing village that is coming to terms with rationalisation, and globalisation of it's fishing industry. (50 mins.)
Director: David Blair
 
2.
A Young Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1995)
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Hank is a shy high school student in Connecticut who plays in a band with his friends. While trying to fix an amplifier for the band... (95 mins.)
Director: R.L. Thomas
 
3.
Accused (1996 TV Series)
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4.
Alive and Kicking (1996)
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A passionately committed young dancer is forced to re-examine his career and life when faced with death... (98 mins.)
Director: Nancy Meckler
 
5.
And the Beat Goes On (1996 TV Series)
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Eight-part drama series set in 1960s Liverpool, England about two families dealing with the changing times.
 
6.
Annie's Bar (1996 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a newly elected Conservative MP at Westminster. (30 mins.)
 
7.
Asylum (1996 TV Series)
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Surreal black comedy about an assortment of odd characters trapped in an asylum, in a quiet English countryside... (21 mins.)
 
8.
August (1996)
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Chekov's Uncle Vanya, transposed to turn-of-the-century North Wales, where the peace and tranquility... (94 mins.)
Director: Anthony Hopkins
 
9.
Beck (1996 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
10.
Black Eyes (1996)
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Director: Dan Zeff
 
11.
Blood and Wine (1996)
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A man who has failed as a father and husband commits a heist to make money for his fledging business, but things become complicated when his wife interferes. (101 mins.)
Director: Bob Rafelson
 
12.
Bodyguards (1996 TV Series)
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An elite group of British bodyguards guard vulnerable VIPs against threats.
 
13.
Canary Wharf (1996 TV Series)
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Low-budget drama set in a cable TV station. (25 mins.)
 
14.
China (1996)
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Director: Ben Fuller
 
15.
Crimetime (1996)
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Bobby Mahon is an actor playing a notorious serial killer on prime-time television. The show becomes a hit, which encourages the real-life murderer on whom it's based, to go on a spree to make it on screen. (118 mins.)
Director: George Sluizer
 
16.
Darklands (1996)
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A newspaper reporter is lured into a mire of pagan rituals and human sacrifice. (90 mins.)
Director: Julian Richards
 
17.
Deep in the Heart (1996)
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Two British documentary filmmakers are filming various Austin, Texas weirdos. (90 mins.)
Director: Stephen Purvis
 
18.
Delta Wave (1996 TV Series)
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Scientist Dr Ruby Munro takes two children with very strong psychic powers into her Department for Experimentation... (30 mins.)
 
19.
Different for Girls (1996)
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Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in... (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Spence
 
20.
E=mc2 (1996)
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A physicist struggling to prove one of Einstein's theories still finds time to dabble in an extra-curricular... (94 mins.)
Director: Benjamin Fry
 
21.
Element of Doubt (1996)
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A woman has doubts about the intentions of her husband, even to the point where she thinks he might kill her. (100 mins.)
 
22.
Ellington (1996 TV Series)
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Short lived "Minder" style series about a Boxing personal trainer. (60 mins.)
 
23.
Encounters (1996)
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Director: Daniel Rogosin
 
24.
Family Money (1996 TV Series)
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Frances Pye intervenes in a street fight. During the fight she receives a blow to the head causing memory loss... (60 mins.)
 
25.
Frighteners (1996 TV Series)
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Anthology series of stories with a supernatural theme for children.
 
26.
Frontiers (1996 TV Series)
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27.
Getting Away with Murder (1996)
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When the very moralistic college ethics instructor (Aykroyd) finds himself living next door to an accused German death camp commander (Lemmon)... (91 mins.)
Director: Harvey Miller
 
28.
Ghosthunters (1996 TV Series)
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29.
Girlfriends (1996 TV Series)
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Director: Daniel Peacock
 
30.
Goodbye My Love (1996)
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Director: Richard Signy
 
31.
Gray's Anatomy (1996)
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After doctors inform him that an eye affliction will require risky surgery, monologist Spalding Gray recounts his various pursuits for alternative medicine to avoid the doctor's scalpel. (80 mins.)
 
32.
Guardians (1996)
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Jim Reed, a detective, investigates a case of alleged child abuse. But remaining psychologically detached proves difficult... (47 mins.)
Director: Bill Anderson
 
33.
Hollow Reed (1996)
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Following the break-up of his marriage after revealing his homosexuality, GP Martin Wyatt loses custody... (104 mins.)
Director: Angela Pope
 
34.
Hot Wok (1996 TV Series)
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Ken Hom travels around Britain, cooking Chinese food with his wok. (30 mins.)
Stars: Ken Hom
 
35.
Hotel Babylon (1996 TV Series)
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Stars: Dani Behr
 
36.
I Love You, I Love You Not (1996)
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Prep school student Daisy and her European-born grandmother Nana share the sad stories of their lives:... (88 mins.)
Director: Billy Hopkins
 
37.
Insiders (1996 TV Series)
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38.
Intimate Relations (1996)
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Harold Guppy moves into the Beasley household as a lodger. Before long Mrs. Beasley falls for him and eventually ends up in his bed... (105 mins.)
Director: Philip Goodhew
 
39.
Island (1996 TV Series)
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Teenage drama series set on the sunny island of Jersey.
 
40.
Jack and Jeremy's Real Lives (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: John Stroud
 
41.
La passione (1996)
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(91 mins.)
Director: John B. Hobbs
 
42.
La lengua asesina (1996)
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This horror story involves a woman hiding out with four pastel colored poodles in a desert gas station... (95 mins.)
Director: Alberto Sciamma
 
43.
Letters from the East (1996)
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(110 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grieve
 
44.
Life After Birth (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
45.
Little England (1996 Documentary)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Ray Brady
 
46.
Madson (1996 TV Series)
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After spending eight years in prison for a crime he did not commit, the murder of his wife, John Madson... (50 mins.)
 
47.
Magic in the Mirror: Fowl Play (1996)
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Dr Tuttle uses the Doppelganger to breach a mirror, letting Dragora, Dabble and Swanson into the people world. Dragora uses this opportunity to get revenge on Mary Margaret, by way of having her over for tea.
Director: Ted Nicolaou
 
48.
Married for Life (1996 TV Series)
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Remake of the popular American sitcom "Married With Children" which is set in and features actors from England. (30 mins.)
Director: Terry Kinane
 
49.
Mash and Peas (1996 TV Series)
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50.
My Friend Joe (1996)
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During the course of one summer, a young Irish lad named Chris befriends an American boy named Joe. The two couldn't be more different... (101 mins.)
Director: Chris Bould
 
51.
My Wonderful Life (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
52.
Never Ever (1996)
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Thomas Murray and Amanda have just moved to Paris. He works for a bank owned by Amanda's father Arthur Trevane... (110 mins.)
Director: Charles Finch
 
53.
Out of Tune (1996 TV Series)
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(25 mins.)
 
54.
Past Into Present (1996)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Susan Morrall
 
55.
Retrace (1996 TV Series)
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56.
Radio Waves (1996 TV Series)
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Director: Anne McCabe
 
57.
Rough Justice (1996)
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Director: Ed Braman
 
58.
Saint-Ex (1996)
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Poetic biography of author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. (82 mins.)
Director: Anand Tucker
 
59.
Sara (1996 TV Series)
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60.
Savage Hearts (1995)
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When a beautiful mob hit woman learns she's only got six months to live she decides to rob her employers and go out in style, but the syndicate's head man won't rest until he gets his $2 million back. (107 mins.)
Director: Mark Ezra
 
61.
Snakes and Ladders (1996)
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A wry story of female friendship: Jean and Kate, two "nearing-thirty" street performers, find the ups... (93 mins.)
Director: Trish McAdam
 
62.
Springhill (1996 TV Series)
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Liz and Jack Freeman have been happily married for almost 2 decades, tending to their Liverpool home and raising five boisterous children... (30 mins.)
 
63.
Staying Alive (1996 TV Series)
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Downbeat drama set in a Nurses' Home.
Director: James Hawes
 
64.
Stone Man (1996)
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A man of stone, who is really cool
Director: Stephen Cookson
 
65.
Sweet Angel Mine (1996)
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Paul, a young man from London, arrives in the small Nova Scotia town of Milestone, where his long lost father was last seen years earlier. Paul is eager to find out what brought his father to this remote community. (88 mins.)
 
66.
The Boy from Mercury (1996)
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Harry is an eight-year-old boy growing up in Ireland with his dis-spirited widowed mother and older brother... (87 mins.)
Director: Martin Duffy
 
67.
The Bruce (1996)
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In the early 14th century, Scottish warrior and Earl Robert the Bruce is crowned King of Scots, leading Scotland during the First War of Scottish Independence against England. (107 mins.)
 
68.
The Cold Light of Day (1996)
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A troubled detective befriends a single woman and her daughter with the intention of using them as bait for a serial killer. (96 mins.)
 
69.
The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson (1996)
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Mockumentary about the unexplained disappearance of a fictitious up-and-coming movie producer. (105 mins.)
Director: Francis Megahy
 
70.
The Enid Blyton Adventure Series (1996 TV Series)
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Join Philip, Lucy-Ann, Dinah and Jack on a spectacular series of adventures, as they set out on holiday to discover mysterious islands, navigate treacherous rivers, scale craggy mountain tops, and even find time to escape with the circus. (30 mins.)
 
71.
The Famous Five (1995 TV Series)
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Based on the best selling books by popular children's author Enid Blyton; when Julian, Dick and Anne...
 
72.
The Final Front Ear (1996)
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(54 mins.)
 
73.
The Fragile Heart (1996 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
Director: Patrick Lau
 
74.
The Geeks (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Michael Douglas
 
75.
The Gingerbread House (1996)
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(51 mins.)
Director: Colin Finbow
 
76.
The Hello Girls (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
77.
The Imitators (1996)
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A gritty, atmospheric tale of robbery, deceit and dangerous driving, "The Imitators" tracks the fortunes of a gang of unlikely hoods and their naive new recruit in the run up to the bank job that will change their lives forever. (85 mins.)
Director: Richie Winearls
 
78.
The Last of the High Kings (1996)
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It is 1977, Dublin rocks to the music of Thin Lizzy and the world is stunned by the death of Elvis Presley... (104 mins.)
Director: David Keating
 
80.
The Mark Thomas Comedy Product (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
81.
The North Star (1996)
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Set during the Alaskan gold rush of the late 1800's. In his efforts to gain control of a small mining town... (90 mins.)
Director: Nils Gaup
 
82.
The Prince and the Pauper (1996 Mini-Series)
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(171 mins.)
 
83.
The Secret Agent (1996)
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London of the late 19th century is a haven for political exiles of all sorts - refugees, partisans, anarchists... (95 mins.)
 
84.
The Stupids (1996)
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An incredibly dull-witted family unknowingly stumble upon an illegal weapons deal while on the trail of their "stolen" garbage. (94 mins.)
Director: John Landis
 
85.
Turning World (1996 TV Series)
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Director: David Blair
 
86.
Two's Country Cooking (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Stars: Tim Grundy
 
87.
Victory (1996)
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Axel Heyst lives on a secluded island near the Dutch East Indies port of Surabaya. The year is 1913... (99 mins.)
Director: Mark Peploe
 
88.
Virtual Terror (1996)
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When young journalist Caroline Jarvis enters a disused industrial plant to interview controversial scientist Dr Jordan... (90 mins.)
 
89.
Vol-au-vent (1996)
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It's Samantha's big wedding day but her mother is making it miserable for her with a typical maternal conflict of interests... (88 mins.)
Director: John McKenzie
 
90.
Walking and Talking (1996)
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Things have been tough lately for Amelia. Her best friend moved out of the apartment, her cat got cancer... (86 mins.)
 
91.
Wild Harvest with Nick Nairn (1996 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Jim Shields
Stars: Nick Nairn