Drama MS I

Drama Miniseries I haven't yet seen, but want to see. (Interesting Class I of IV; Highest).
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1.
The Beauty Inside (2012 Mini-Series)
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The story of "The Beauty Inside" is the story of a guy named Alex who wakes up every day as a different person...
 
2.
The Kennedys (2011 Mini-Series)
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The triumphs and tragedies of the most popular political family in American history. (346 mins.)
 
3.
The Nativity (2010 Mini-Series)
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Explores the troubled times of turn of the millennium Judea, bringing legend to vibrant life, but rooting the action in a world we can all recognise & understand. (120 mins.)
Director: Coky Giedroyc
 
4.
Criminal Justice (2008 Mini-Series)
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Series 1 follows Ben Coulter who is accused of committing a crime that he has no recollection of after a drunken and drug-filled night out. Series 2 follows Juliet through the criminal justice system after she stabs her abusive husband. (300 mins.)
 
5.
The Devil's Whore (2008 Mini-Series)
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Set between the years 1642 and 1660, "The Devil's Whore" charts the progress of the English Civil War through the eyes of the a 17 year old girl, the fictional Angelica Fanshawe.
 
6.
Afro Samurai (2007 Mini-Series)
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A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan. (125 mins.)
Director: Fuminori Kizaki
 
7.
The Company (2007 Mini-Series)
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Real-life figures from the Cold War era mix with a fictional story based on a group of CIA operatives and their counterparts in the KGB, MI6, and the Mossad. (286 mins.)
 
8.
The Dresden Files (2007 TV Series)
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A Chicago-based wizard works as a private investigator. (60 mins.)
 
9.
How Soon Is Now? (2007 Mini-Series)
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Gothenburg, Sweden in the late 60's and 70's. Industry and welfare overflowing. Political protest, mods and rock music. (360 mins.)
 
10.
The Impressionists (2006 Mini-Series)
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"Three hour mini-series tells the intimate history of a most illustrious brotherhood of Impressionist artists - Monet...
Director: Tim Dunn
 
11.
The Line of Beauty (2006 Mini-Series)
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A young man becomes attached to a family that's not his own, and casts himself into the life of plentiful riches and gay love affairs that he seems destined for. (59 mins.)
 
12.
Broken Trail (2006 Mini-Series)
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Print Miller feels guilty about inheriting his nephew's mother's house and partners up with him to drive horses for sale in an eventful journey. (184 mins.)
 
13.
Elizabeth I (2005 Mini-Series)
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Miniseries about the the public and private lives of the later years of Queen Elizabeth I. (223 mins.)
 
14.
Into the West (2005 Mini-Series)
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Tales from the American West in the 19th century, told from the perspective of two families, one of white settlers and one of Native Americans. (552 mins.)
 
15.
Speer und er (2005 Mini-Series)
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A reassessment of the role Albert Speer played in the Third Reich. Speer, who was ultimately convicted... (270 mins.)
 
16.
Beethoven (2005 Mini-Series)
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A dramatized documentary on the life and music of Ludwig van Beethoven. (60 mins.)
 
17.
Medea (2005 Mini-Series)
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Greek tragedy by Euripide moved to Dutch politics. Medea, the daughter of the chairman of the senate, falls madly in love with ambitious politician Jason. Together they plan a campaign to make Jason prime minister. (300 mins.)
 
18.
Island at War (2004 Mini-Series)
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Period: Second World War. A quiet channel island community is thrown into turmoil by the invasion forces of Nazi Germany. (540 mins.)
 
19.
Between the Sheets (2003 Mini-Series)
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A funny, carnal story of sex, infidelity and love. Middle-aged Hazel suffers from a cold and passionless marriage... (295 mins.)
 
20.
Cambridge Spies (2003 Mini-Series)
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The true story of a group of Cambridge University Students who are recruited to spy for the Soviet Union in the early 1930s. (235 mins.)
 
21.
Napoléon (2002 Mini-Series)
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The year is 1816, and NAPOLEON, held prisoner by the British on the island of St. Helena, is telling the young English girl BETSY his life story... (380 mins.)
 
22.
I, Claudius (1976 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The history of the Roman Empire as experienced by one of its rulers. (669 mins.)
 
23.
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979 Mini-Series)
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In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced out of semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6's echelons. (290 mins.)
 
24.
Prime Suspect (1991 Mini-Series)
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A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades. (207 mins.)
 
25.
From the Earth to the Moon (1998 Mini-Series)
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Dramatized portrayal of the Apollo manned space program. (60 mins.)
 
26.
A Very British Coup (1988 Mini-Series)
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Harry Perkins, steel worker and trade unionist from Sheffield, becomes Prime Minister of the UK by a landslide... (148 mins.)
 
27.
Chiefs (1983 Mini-Series)
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Three generations of police chiefs for a southern town go about their jobs while a serial murderer operates. (200 mins.)
 
28.
Kennedy (1983 Mini-Series)
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Biography of the 1961-1963 presidency of John F. Kennedy. (282 mins.)
Director: Jim Goddard
 
29.
The Jury (2002 Mini-Series)
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Twelve men and women are called for jury service in the retrial of a man accused of a triple murder after the High Court overturns the original verdict. (300 mins.)
Director: Michael Offer
 
30.
Oppenheimer (1980 Mini-Series)
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Biography of the American physicist who led the U.S. effort to develop the atomic bomb during World War II... (50 mins.)
 
31.
Nature Boy (2000 Mini-Series)
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A sensitive young man who relishes time in nature is at odds with the rough urban culture in which he lives. (240 mins.)
 
32.
The Infinite Worlds of H.G. Wells (2001 Mini-Series)
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H.G. Wells foresaw the future in such visionary novels as The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds... (265 mins.)
Director: Robert Young
 
33.
Nuremberg (2000 Mini-Series)
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The dramatized account of the war crime trials following the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II. (180 mins.)
 
34.
Vietnam (1987 Mini-Series)
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This 10 part series follows a family affected by the Vietnam war, Nicole Kidman plays a young woman who becomes an anti war activist... (45 mins.)
 
35.
Edge of Darkness (1985 Mini-Series)
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The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force... (307 mins.)
 
36.
The State Within (2006 TV Series)
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After a plane explodes over Washington D.C. panic begins to envelop the British embassy, and its ambassador to the U.S. Mark Brydon finds himself caught up in a potentially damaging diplomatic incident. (360 mins.)
 
37.
Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (2006 Mini-Series)
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A doc-drama covering the rise and the fall of the Roman world including the founding by Julius Caesar and the building of Rome by Nero. (59 mins.)
 
38.
The Alan Clark Diaries (2004 TV Series)
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Alan Clarke is the member of parliament for Plymouth Sutton, where he longs for a "proper" role as a Minister in Thatcher's government... (29 mins.)
 
39.
Kings (2009 TV Series)
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A modern day, alternate-reality drama about a hero who rises to become the King of his nation, based on the biblical story of King David. (60 mins.)
 
40.
Place of Execution (2008 Mini-Series)
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A young girl mysteriously vanishes from her English village home. Forty-five years later, a journalist's attempts to make a documentary on the case threaten to shatter the lives of all involved. (137 mins.)
 
41.
Truckers (1992 TV Series)
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Under the floorboards of an old department store live the gnomes, tiny people for whom things like Outside and Sun and Rain are just daft old legends... (11 mins.)
 
42.
Miracles (2003 TV Series)
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Paul investigates modern miracles for the Catholic Church. After he witnesses a true, supernatural miracle, only for his findings to be dismissed, Paul leaves behind the Church and is approached by Alva Keel to join his organization. (60 mins.)
 
43.
Catfish (2010 Documentary)
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Young filmmakers document their colleague's budding online friendship with a young woman and her family which leads to an unexpected series of discoveries. (87 mins.)
 
44.
The Bible (2013 Mini-Series)
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The story of God's creation of the Earth and the landmark events leading up to the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ. (440 mins.)
 
45.
1066: The Battle for Middle Earth (2009 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Despite earlier promises to pass his crown to one of his Flemish, Viking or Norman relatives, English king Edward The Confessor dies in 1066, leaving his crown to Anglo-Saxon Harold Godwinson, causing a bloody succession war. (150 mins.)
 
46.
The Long Firm (2004 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The lives of characters who live, love and suffer through their association with the charismatic charms of gangster Harry Starks. (220 mins.)
 
47.
My Life in Film (2004 TV Series)
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Art is an independent film-maker with big ideas... sadly nobody will listen to these ideas, with the exception of his best friend Jones... (30 mins.)
 
48.
Moses Jones (2009 Mini-Series)
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Police investigate a mutilated body found in the Thames which appears to be the product of a witchcraft killing. (180 mins.)
 
49.
John Adams (2008 Mini-Series)
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The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years. (71 mins.)