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1.
Rome (2005 TV Series)
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A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic. (90 mins.)
 
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Heroes (2006 TV Series)
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Common people discover that they have super powers. Their lives intertwine as a devastating event must be prevented. (45 mins.)
 
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Deadwood (2004 TV Series)
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A show set in the late 1800s, revolving around the characters of Deadwood, South Dakota; a town of deep corruption and crime. (55 mins.)
 
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The Sopranos (1999 TV Series)
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New Jersey mob boss, Tony Soprano, deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life, which affects his mental state and ends up seeking professional psychiatric counseling. (55 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
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The Last King (2003 Mini-Series)
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The chronicle of Charles II's time on the throne, his 10 year exile from Oliver Cromwell's England, and his triumphant return. (235 mins.)
 
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Father Ted (1995 TV Series)
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Crazy sitcom about 3 priests and their housekeeper who live on Craggy Island, not the peaceful and quiet part of Ireland it seems! (25 mins.)
 
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Jazz Scene USA (1962 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
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Madame Bovary (2000 TV Movie)
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A young woman in her late teens, a reader of novels and with high hopes of romance and passion, marries a widowed country doctor... (180 mins.)
Director: Tim Fywell
 
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Masters of American Music (1995 Mini-Series)
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American Masters (1985 TV Series)
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A chronicle of Bob Dylan's strange evolution between 1961 and 1966 from folk singer to protest singer to "voice of a generation" to rock star. (90 mins.)
 
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Persuasion (1971 Mini-Series)
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Jane Austen's last novel provides the plot for this earlier Granada miniseries. Set in pre-Victorian England... (300 mins.)
 
13.
Our Mutual Friend (1998 Mini-Series)
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Intertwining tales of love, greed, and secret identities in Charles Dickens's 1860s London. (350 mins.)
 
14.
Oliver Twist (1985 Mini-Series)
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An orphan named Oliver Twist meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to steal for their master. (360 mins.)
Director: Gareth Davies
 
15.
Middlemarch (1994 Mini-Series)
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This Masterpiece Theatre production, set at the cusp of the Industrial Revolution, chronicles the life... (375 mins.)
Director: Anthony Page
 
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Poor Cow (1967)
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A young woman lives a life filled with bad choices. She marries and has a child with an abusive thief at a young age who quickly ends up in prison... (101 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Loach
 
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Porridge (1974 TV Series)
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The prison life of Fletcher, a criminal serving a five-year sentence, as he strives to bide his time, keep his record clean, and refuses to be ground down by the prison system. (45 mins.)
 
18.
Scenes from a Marriage (1973 Mini-Series)
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Ten years of Marianne and Johan's relationship are presented. We first meet them ten years into their marriage... (283 mins.)
 
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Steptoe and Son (1962 TV Series)
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Classic 1960s British comedy series about a middle aged man and his elderly father who run an unsuccessful... (45 mins.)
 
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Sykes (1972 TV Series)
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Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques play twins. They live together and lead a slightly surreal life... (30 mins.)
 
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The Andromeda Strain (2008 Mini-Series)
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A crack team of top scientists work feverishly in a secret, state-of-the-art laboratory to discover what has killed the citizens of a small town and learn how this deadly contagion can be stopped. (174 mins.)
Director: Mikael Salomon
 
22.
The Best of Benny Hill (1974)
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A collection of sketches and musical numbers from his long running comedy/variety series, culled from... (83 mins.)
Director: John Robins
 
23.
The Best of the Two Ronnies (2002 Video)
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A tribute to one of the UK's legendary comedy duos, The Two Ronnies. Features sketches from over twelve series and eight Christmas specials. (85 mins.)
 
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The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also (1990 TV Series)
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Pete and Dud reunite after 20 years apart to introduce a six part trip to memory lane. Of all the material... (30 mins.)
 
26.
The Les Dawson Show (1978 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
Director: Phil Bishop
 
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Two of a Kind (1961 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
28.
The Tommy Cooper Hour (1978 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Dennis Kirkland
 
29.
The Unforgettable Spike Milligan (2010 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Verity Maidlow
 
30.
The Victorian Kitchen (1989 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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Tipping the Velvet (2002 Mini-Series)
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Set in the 1890's, tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley. (177 mins.)
 
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Wives and Daughters (1971 Mini-Series)
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(300 mins.)
 
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Mad Men (2007 TV Series)
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A drama about one of New York's most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm's most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper. (47 mins.)
 
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Sherlock (2010 TV Series)
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A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. (88 mins.)
 
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Human Instinct (2002 Documentary)
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Director: Nigel Paterson
 
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The Planets (1999 Mini-Series)
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The Planets is a made for television documentary series that explores in depth the planets that make up our solar system. (390 mins.)
Director: David McNab
 
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Breaking Bad (2008 TV Series)
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A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future. (49 mins.)
 
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Homeland (2011 TV Series)
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A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil. (55 mins.)
 
39.
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (2002 TV Movie)
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In the later years of the nineteenth century Latin master Mr. Chipping is the mainstay of Brookfields boys boarding school... (99 mins.)
Director: Stuart Orme
 
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Victoria & Albert (2001 TV Movie)
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The passionate love story that was Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's lengthy marriage. Beginning in 1837... (200 mins.)
Director: John Erman
 
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Kings and Queens of England Volume II (1994 Video)
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(55 mins.)
Director: Graham Holloway
 
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Kings and Queens of England Volume I (1993 Video)
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(55 mins.)
Director: Graham Holloway
 
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Before We Ruled the Earth (2003 TV Series)
Episode: Hunt or Be Hunted (2003)
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A pair of homo ergaster take the first step up the food chain by learning to scavenge meat using a stone hand ax...
 
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Time Machine (2004 TV Series)
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(180 mins.)
 
45.
Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work (2007 TV Series)
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A fly-on-the-wall documentary following the British Royal Family for a year. (90 mins.)
Director: Matt Reid
 
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Endeavour (2012 TV Series)
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Set in the 1960s, the show follows Endeavour Morse in his early years as a police constable. Working alongside his senior partner DI Fred Thursday, Morse engages in a number of investigations around Oxford. (89 mins.)
 
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Endeavour (2012 TV Series)
Episode: Pilot (2012)
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Young Endeavour Morse joins Inspector Fred Thursday's investigation into the disappearance of a schoolgirl named Mary Tremlett. (89 mins.)
 
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Unforgiven (2009 Mini-Series)
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Yorkshire award-winning crime drama by Sally Wainwright following a young woman's release from prison after 15 or 16 years time served for murdering two police officers. All she wants now is to find her younger sister. (135 mins.)
 
49.
Monty Don's Italian Gardens (2011 TV Series)
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Monty Don, a Gardening expert, visits gardens in various areas of Italy.
Director: Patty Kraus
Stars: Monty Don
 
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A Jubilee Tribute to the Queen by the Prince of Wales (2012 Documentary)
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Making use of his family's home movies, Prince Charles shares his memories of the private side of his mother, the Queen. (60 mins.)
Director: John Bridcut
 
51.
The Village (2013 TV Series)
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Follows the residents of one English village across the 20th century and their turbulent lives. (60 mins.)
 
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Bring Me Morecambe and Wise (2012 TV Series)
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Director: Sean Doherty
 
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Masters of Darkness (2002 Mini-Series)
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Famous for his occult writings, founder of the religion of Thelema, which became adopted by the Ordo Templis Orientis (O.T.O.) as well as the magical order Argenteum Astrum, the Order of the Silver Star.
 
54.
Miss Marie Lloyd (2007 TV Movie)
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In the first decade of the twentieth century Miss Marie Lloyd is the biggest female entertainer in England... (80 mins.)
Director: James Hawes
 
55.
Last Tango in Halifax (2012 TV Series)
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Re-united after 50+ years apart, Celia and Alan decide to marry. At age 16, Alan's late wife failed to pass on his letter with apology for missing first date and forwarding address. Both now have daughters with lover troubles. (60 mins.)
 
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The Waltons (1971 TV Series)
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The life and trials of a 1930s and 1940s Virginia mountain family through financial depression and World War II. (60 mins.)
 
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The Arthur Haynes Show (1956 TV Series)
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This programme featured comedy sketches, as well as guest singers and bands. (30 mins.)
 
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Dixon of Dock Green (1955 TV Series)
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(45 mins.)
 
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Fawlty Towers (1975 TV Series)
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Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away. (30 mins.)
 
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Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969 TV Series)
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The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe. (30 mins.)
 
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Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969 TV Series)
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The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe. (30 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
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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.)
 
65.
Call the Midwife (2012 TV Series)
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Chronicles the lives of a group of midwives living in East London in the late 1950s to early 1960s. (60 mins.)
 
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Goodnight, Mister Tom (1998 TV Movie)
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A shy and quiet World War II evacuee is housed by a disgruntled old man, and they soon develop a close bond. (108 mins.)
Director: Jack Gold
 
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Hunted (2012 TV Series)
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Meet Sam. A spy. A hunter. And herself hunted by an enemy more ruthless and determined than any she's ever known... (59 mins.)
 
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The Fall (2013 TV Series)
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Two hunters, one cold, deliberate and highly efficient and the other, a strong, athletic man with a wife. One is a serial killer, and the other is a cop. (60 mins.)
 
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Play for Today (1970 TV Series)
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The workers of Milton Colliery prepare for a royal visit by H.R.H. Prince Charles. (75 mins.)
 
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Play for Today (1970 TV Series)
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A month after the royal visit, the workers at Milton Colliery are brought crashing back down to earth by an underground explosion. (75 mins.)
 
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Play for Today (1970 TV Series)
Episode: The Rank and File (1971)
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When a pay discrepancy continues without any resolution, glass factory workers turn to their union for support. But when it is not forthcoming, they take things into their own hands. (75 mins.)
 
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Days of Hope (1975 Mini-Series)
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A series of four films from the Great War to the General Strike. (395 mins.)
 
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The Wednesday Play (1964 TV Series)
Episode: In Two Minds (1967)
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In a series of small vignettes, we follow the course of a manic-depressive girl through high and low instances... (75 mins.)
 
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The Wednesday Play (1964 TV Series)
Episode: Cathy Come Home (1966)
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From the BBC's influential 'Wednesday Play' series. This tells the bleak tale of Cathy, who loses her home... (75 mins.)
 
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The Wednesday Play (1964 TV Series)
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A simple minded man on the outs with his wife and her family must take a large amount of his father-in-law's hard earned money to buy a house... (75 mins.)
 
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Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
Episode: The Collection (1976)
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Did Bill sleep with Stella? Or was it her husband, James? And where does the much older Harry fit into this triangle (or is it quadrangle?) situation?
 
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Play for Today (1970 TV Series)
Episode: Home (1972)
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In a mental home, two elderly men become unlikely friends. (75 mins.)
 
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Beyond the Fringe (1964 Documentary)
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A TV version of the stage show originally performed at the Edinburgh Fringe (August 1962) and subsequently in London (Fortune Theatre) and Broadway. (66 mins.)
Director: Duncan Wood
 
79.
Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking (2010 Mini-Series)
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In this comprehensive cosmology series Stephen Hawking looks at the entire universe, from the Big Bang to the end of time.
 
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Broadchurch (2013 TV Series)
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The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart. (48 mins.)
 
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The Ascent of Man (1973 Mini-Series)
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An account of man's development through his scientific and technological achievements. (50 mins.)
 
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Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
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Paul Simon in concert in Paris.
 
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Paul Simon, Graceland: The African Concert (1987 Documentary)
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A concert given in Zimbabwe, Africa, by singer Paul Simon, featuring such South African musicians as Miriam Makeba and Hugh Masakela. (90 mins.)
 
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The Concert in Central Park (1982 Documentary)
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The long-awaited reunion concert of the renowned pop music duo, more than a decade after their separation as musical performers. (90 mins.)
 
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Angel Voices: Libera in Concert (2007 Documentary)
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(74 mins.)
Director: Phillip Byrd
 
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Back in the U.S. (2002 Documentary)
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Paul McCartney in concert during his spring 2002 tour of the U.S. (180 mins.)
Director: Mark Haefeli
 
88.
Classic Ghost Stories (1986 TV Series)
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Five partially-dramatized readings of classic M.R. James ghost stories by actor Robert Powell. Including "The Mezzotint", "The Ash-Tree", "The Rose Garden", "Wailing Well" and "Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad".
 
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Utopia (2013 TV Series)
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After a group of people, who meet online, discover a bizarre graphic novel which seems to hold mysterious answers, they find themselves being tracked down by a merciless organization known merely as 'The Network'. (50 mins.)
 
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In the Flesh (2013 TV Series)
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Four years after the Rising, the government starts to rehabilitate the Undead for reentry into society, including teenager Kieren Walker, who returns to his small Lancashire village to face a hostile reception, as well as his own demons. (56 mins.)
 
91.
Happy Valley (2014 TV Series)
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Catherine Cawood is the sergeant on duty when flustered and nervous accountant Kevin Weatherill comes into her West Yorkshire station to report a crime. (58 mins.)
Director: Euros Lyn
 
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Family Tree (2013 TV Series)
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Centers on 30-year-old Tom Chadwick who, after losing his job and his girlfriend, begins exploring his... (30 mins.)
 
93.
House of Cards (2013 TV Series)
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A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him. (51 mins.)
 
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Orphan Black (2013 TV Series)
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A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her. (44 mins.)
 
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Game of Thrones (2011 TV Series)
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Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros; A forgotten race returns after being dormant for thousands of years. (56 mins.)
 
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Nashville (2012 TV Series)
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A fading country music star comes into conflict with a rising young star. (43 mins.)
 
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The Hollow Crown (2012 TV Series)
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A mini-series of adaptations of Shakespeare's history plays: Richard II, Henry IV Parts One and Two, and Henry V. (150 mins.)
 
98.
Parade's End (2012 Mini-Series)
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Revolves around a love triangle between a conservative English aristocrat, his mean socialite wife and a young suffragette. (287 mins.)
 
99.
Damages (2007 TV Series)
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A law school graduate becomes the protégée of a successful high-stakes litigator. (60 mins.)
 
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Life (2009 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's legendary BBC crew explains and shows wildlife all over planet earth in 10 episodes... (473 mins.)