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1.
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979 TV Series)
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A 20th century astronaut emerges out of 500 years of suspended animation into a future time to become Earth's greatest hero. (60 mins.)
 
2.
Battlestar Galactica (1978 TV Series)
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After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet on a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. (60 mins.)
 
3.
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955 TV Series)
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A long-running series of adventures featuring Robin of Loxley - Robin Hood - and his group of Sherwood-Forest-based freedom fighters... (30 mins.)
 
4.
V (1983 Mini-Series)
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When aliens come to Earth to ask for our help, a few suspicious humans discover their horrific true intentions and prepare to resist. (197 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Johnson
 
5.
Red Dwarf (1988 TV Series)
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The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf. (30 mins.)
 
6.
Dekalog (1989 Mini-Series)
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Ten television drama films, each one based on one of the Ten Commandments. (572 mins.)
 
7.
The Oregon Trail (1976 TV Series)
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In 1842, a widower leaves his Illinois farm and heads west towards Oregon with his three children to seek a better life. (60 mins.)
 
8.
How the West Was Won (1976 Mini-Series)
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The Macahans, a family from Virginia headed by Zeb Macahan, travel across the country to pioneer a new land and a new home in the American West.
 
9.
The Rebel (1959 TV Series)
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After the end of the American Civil War, a former Confederate Army private roams the Wild West and, as a rogue drifter, gets involved in helping out various settlers threatened by various bad guys. (30 mins.)
 
10.
Peter Gunn (1958 TV Series)
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The cases of a stylishly cool private detective. (30 mins.)
 
11.
Mr. Lucky (1959 TV Series)
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Mr. Lucky was an honest professional gambler who had won a plush floating casino, the ship Fortuna, and used it as his base of operations... (30 mins.)
 
12.
Route 66 (1960 TV Series)
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The adventures of two young drifters across America on Highway Route 66. (60 mins.)
 
13.
World in Action (1963 TV Series)
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A documentary series focusing on current affairs.
 
14.
Omnibus (1952 TV Series)
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Starting out as a live show from New York City, "Omnibus" was hosted by Alastair Cooke and featured... (55 mins.)
 
15.
The Muppet Show (1976 TV Series)
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Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show. (30 mins.)
 
16.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner. (51 mins.)
 
17.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955 TV Series)
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Series of unrelated short stories covering elements of crime, horror, drama and comedy about people of different species committing murders, suicides, thefts and other sorts of crime caused by certain motivations; perceived or not. (25 mins.)
 
18.
The World at War (1973 Mini-Series)
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A series of documentaries about World War II. (52 mins.)
 
19.
Lenin: The Train (1988 TV Movie)
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March 1917. The first world war is already a couple year to pace. A sealed train with Russian emigrants... (198 mins.)
Director: Damiano Damiani
 
20.
Fall of Eagles (1974 Mini-Series)
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British drama about the collapse of three great European dynasties - the Romanovs, the Habsburgs and the Hohenzollerns. (50 mins.)
Director: Stuart Burge
 
21.
Reilly: Ace of Spies (1983 Mini-Series)
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A dramatization of the missions and adventures of the greatest spy in British history. (720 mins.)
 
22.
Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
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23.
P.O.V. (1988 TV Series)
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24.
I, Claudius (1976 Mini-Series)
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The history of the Roman Empire as experienced by one of its rulers. (669 mins.)
 
25.
Danger (1950 TV Series)
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Live psychological and murder mystery dramas and one of the first U.S. TV dramas to make effective use of background music. (30 mins.)
 
26.
General Electric Theater (1953 TV Series)
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An American anthology series, with a new Episode and different Actors each week. Hosted by Ronald Reagan the series was sponsored by General Electric's Department of Public Relations. (30 mins.)
 
27.
The United States Steel Hour (1953 TV Series)
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Live drama series that was one of the best TV shows ever shown. Over 200 live plays covering all aspects of society were shown. (60 mins.)
 
28.
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.)
 
29.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984 TV Series)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of copper beeches, a Greek interpreter, the Norwood builder, a resident patient, the red-headed league, and one final problem. (60 mins.)