Most Popular "Manchester" Titles
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3. Scott & Bailey (2011– )
45 min | Crime, Drama
Two female detectives, one motherly, the other emotionally immature, have varying levels of success applying their eccentric outlooks on life to their police cases and private lives.
5. Life on Mars (2006–2007)
TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
After being involved in a car accident in 2006, DCI Sam Tyler wakes up to find himself in 1973, the era of 'Sweeney' type policing, Mark III Cortinas, and flared trousers.
7. Blue Murder (2003–2009)
138 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Single mother DCI Janine Lewis struggles with the problems of bringing up four children while leading her team of detectives in solving high-profile murders.
8. 24 Hour Party People (2002)
R | 117 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
In 1976, Tony Wilson sets up Factory Records and brings Manchester's music to the world.
9. Boy A (2007)
R | 106 min | Drama
The story of a young ex-con Jack, newly released from serving a prison sentence for a murder he committed as a child.
10. State of Play (2003 TV Mini-Series)
57 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A thriller set in London, in which a politician's life becomes increasingly complex as his research assistant is found dead on the London Underground and, in a seemingly unrelated incident, a teenage pickpocket is shot dead.
11. Looking for Eric (2009)
116 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Eric, a football fanatic postman whose life is descending into crisis, receives some life coaching from the famously philosophical Eric Cantona.
12. 'I Know Where I'm Going!' (1945)
Not Rated | 91 min | Drama, Romance
Joan Webster is an ambitious and stubborn middle-class English woman determined to move forward since her childhood. She meets her father in a fancy restaurant to tell him that she will ... See full summary »
15. Longford (2006 TV Movie)
TV-MA | 93 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
A portrait of Lord Longford, a tireless British campaigner whose controversial beliefs often resulted in furious political debate and personal conflict.
17. Wittgenstein (1993)
72 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A dramatization, in modern theatrical style, of the life and thought of the Viennese-born, Cambridge-educated philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), whose principal interest was the ... See full summary »
18. Prime Suspect 5: Errors of Judgement (1996 TV Mini-Series)
200 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Detective Tennison investigates a seemingly straightforward drug murder that she believes is linked to a smugly smooth crime boss.
19. A Kind of Loving (1962)
112 min | Drama, Romance
After his girlfriend's pregnancy forces him to marry her, a young man must adjust to his new life and contend with his domineering mother-in-law.
20. Lost Christmas (2011)
89 min | Drama
Orphaned the previous Christmas young Goose looks after his demented grandma, selling stolen goods to soft-hearted fence Frank on his Manchester estate. One Christmas Eve Goose meets ... See full summary »
22. I Became a Criminal (1947)
78 min | Crime, Drama
In this gritty film noir, cynical ex-RAF flyer Morgan, bored with civilian life, joins a break-in gang led by Narcy. On his first job, the getaway car crashes after killing a policeman. ... See full summary »
23. The Whisperers (1967)
105 min | Drama, Thriller
The title refers to the creatures a very poor addled old lady (Dame Edith Evans) imagines in her paranoid fantasies. They lurk behind every drip, drip, drip of a leaky faucet. They listen ... See full summary »
24. Manchester United: Beyond the Promised Land (2000 Video)
81 min | Documentary, Sport
Official feature-length film tracing the fortunes of the Manchester United football team during the 1999/2000 season, the season after winning the treble. Includes footage of the training ... See full summary »
25. Territory (I) (2014)
90 min | Drama
Salford, Manchester - Ashley's been suspended from school. Stoney is looking for drugs. And Kieren and Sammy are bored. It's a typical Friday night - Until a new arrival changes everything.
26. Diary of a Bad Lad (2010)
92 min | Comedy, Crime
Frustrated filmmaker, Barry Lick, and a crew of film school wannabees, attempt to make a documentary about a local businessman who he believes is involved in property rackets, prostitution, pornography and drugs.
28. Fame Is the Spur (1947)
Passed | 96 min | Drama
A British politician finds that his intense liberal views become more conservative with his rise to power.
29. Mark Macready and the Archangel Murders (2009)
33 min | Short, Comedy, Horror
Manchester. Present day. The supernatural crime hub of the twenty-first century, home of Detective Mark 'Mac' Macready. When Macready wakes from a coma he was brutally put into by an unseen... See full summary »
34. Life as I Know It (2010– )
24 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A teen drama series about what life is really like at a British university. The people you meet, the arguments you have and the drama that happens when you first move away from home.
36. 25Gs (2008)
76 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Johnny has lost £25,000. It all happened so fast: he just put it down for a second and then it was gone. It wasn't his to lose. He turns to his brother Del for salvation from his criminal ... See full summary »
37. SouthSide (2003)
15 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
The story's central character Billy Sheers, runs away from Manchester to hide out on the mean streets of south London. He's hiding from his ex girlfriends dad 'Brian Burns' a big time gangster from the north of England.
38. Charlie the Splendid (2014)
29 min | Short, Adventure, Comedy | Completed
The year is 1984. The city is Manchester. Margaret Thatcher is in power and unemployment is on the rise. Hard times are nigh. A foreign species is sending a soldier on a mission to Mother ... See full summary »
39. Imagining Love (2009)
20 min | Short
An ambient story which works as a puzzle between 4 very different characters, by offering up ideas of imagination, false reality, escape from modern day pressures, and love.
42. I Am Gordon Burns (2013)
3 min | Short, Comedy
Gordon Burns interviews Andi Googleheim (Once Used #1 fan) about his his meteoric rise to fame. Comedy parody starring Gordon Burns and Ted Robbins from Extremely Strange Pictures.
45. Ice Lolly (2013 Video)
10 min | Short, Comedy
When Matt chats up Lisa for a bet he sees himself as the winner when he prevails but there is more to Lisa than meets the eye. After Matt meets Lisa's father the crazed ''Ice Lolly Ian'' things take a turn for the weirder.
46. Hotpots II: Second Helpings (2013)
15 min | Short, Comedy
The return of Percy and Bernard. This time they are out for Bernard's birthday to the local pub but when they do not sell Kebabs its a downhill slope.
47. Untitled: The Last Day of the Premier League (2012)
10 min | Short, Comedy
It's the final day of The Barclay's Premier League. Manchester City & Manchester United sit atop of the table separated only by goal difference. United are away at Sunderland, whilst City ... See full summary »
25 min | Drama
A young man runs away from his pregnant fiancée. He meets and falls in love Max. will he tell his girlfriend and come to terms with his homosexuality?
Best Boys: Part 1
99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Stuart Grady, a lonely factory foreman, befriends a young male employee and the disturbed runaway involves them both in murder.
Blue Murder (2003–2009)
68 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
DCI Jeanine Lewis and her team investigate the murder of Dr. Donald Haliwell who was shot as he was leaving his surgery. There are several possible suspects. He had just been exonerated at ... See full summary »