Most Popular Titles With Neville Barber


1. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

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The adventures of a Time Lord from the planet Gallifrey known only as the Doctor, who travels through time and space fighting monsters and other villainous megalomaniacs with companions.

Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

Votes: 29,672

2. Coronation Street (1960– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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The UK's longest-running television soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

Stars: Helen Worth, William Roache, Simon Gregson, Sally Dynevor

Votes: 3,914

3. The Duchess of Duke Street (1976–1977)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama

8.4
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Louisa is an ordinary girl living in Victorian London. She is looking for a job and ends up talking her way into the kitchen of a Lords townhouse. The Lord has a rather snooty French Chef, ... See full summary »

Stars: Gemma Jones, Victoria Plucknett, John Welsh, John Cater

Votes: 838

4. The Professionals (1977–1983)

50 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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This series chronicled the lives of Bodie and Doyle, top agents for Britain's CI5 (Criminal Intelligence 5), and their controller, George Cowley. The mandate of CI5 was to fight terrorism ... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, Bridget Brice

Votes: 1,941

5. Upstairs, Downstairs (1971–1975)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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The trials of the British aristocratic Bellamy family and their household staff.

Stars: Gordon Jackson, David Langton, Jean Marsh, Angela Baddeley

Votes: 2,201

6. Grange Hill (1978–2008)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.1
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The long running television series of the Grange Hill Comprehensive School, and the children's everyday lives.

Stars: Stuart Organ, Gwyneth Powell, Lee Cornes, Sally Geoghegan

Votes: 835

7. Brookside (1982–2003)

30 min | Drama

6.6
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The everyday life and times of the residents, friends and enemies who live in a suburban street in the city of Liverpool in the north of England.

Stars: Alexandra Fletcher, Diane Burke, Steven Pinder, Vince Earl

Votes: 513

8. The Tomorrow People (1973–1979)

30 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

7.4
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The Tomorrow People are British teens who have special powers. They can communicate to each other using telepathy. They can also transport themselves (they call it "Jaunting"). With the ... See full summary »

Stars: Nicholas Young, Philip Gilbert, Elizabeth Adare, Peter Vaughan-Clarke

Votes: 490

9. Bergerac (1981–1991)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Alcoholic and divorced father of a young daughter, DS Jim Bergerac is a true maverick who prefers doing things his own way, and consequently doesn't always carry out his investigations the way his boss would like.

Stars: John Nettles, Terence Alexander, Sean Arnold, Mela White

Votes: 923

10. Shine on Harvey Moon (1982–1995)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Upon being demobbed RAF serviceman Harvey Moon, played by Kenneth Cranham, returns home and finds his family involved in various troubles. His wife Rita, played by Maggie Steed, is not ... See full summary »

Stars: Elizabeth Spriggs, Maggie Steed, Linda Robson, Lee Whitlock

Votes: 105

11. Crossroads (1964–1988)

30 min | Drama

3.8
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The four or five times a week adventures of a motel owner, son, daughter and her staff. Drama was never far away from the ringing of the reception bell.

Stars: Noele Gordon, Susan Hanson, Ronald Allen, Paul Henry

Votes: 223

12. Edge of Darkness (1985)

307 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force, through a haunting revelation of the murkiness of the British ... See full summary »

Stars: Bob Peck, Joe Don Baker, Charles Kay, Ian McNeice

Votes: 3,020

13. The Onedin Line (1971–1980)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.7
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James Onedin marries Anne Webster in order to get his hands on a ship. However the marriage turns out to be one of true love. James is ruthless in his attempt to get a shipping line started... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Gilmore, Jessica Benton, Howard Lang, Mary Webster

Votes: 637

14. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A British television anthology drama series that aired on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

Stars: Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter, David Daker

Votes: 176

15. Butterflies (1978–1983)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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Ria, a happily married suburban housewife, reaches the age where she feels as if life is passing her by. Being taken for granted by her butterfly collecting dentist husband doesn't help. So... See full summary »

Stars: Wendy Craig, Geoffrey Palmer, Bruce Montague, Nicholas Lyndhurst

Votes: 682

16. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

Stars: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Votes: 847

17. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

Votes: 201

18. A Fine Romance (1981–1984)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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British sitcom about the simple relationship between Mike and Laura, two fairly unlikely individuals who come together and form an unmarried union. Nearing 40, Laura appears perplexed most ... See full summary »

Stars: Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Susan Penhaligon, Richard Warwick

Votes: 498

19. The Protectors (1972–1973)

30 min | Adventure, Crime

7.1
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The Protectors were Harry Rule, the Contessa di Contini and Paul Buchet, three freelance troubleshooters who ran an international crime fighting agency. Based in London, Harry was the ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Vaughn, Nyree Dawn Porter, Tony Anholt, Yasuko Nagazumi

Votes: 270

20. The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976–1979)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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BBC Television comedy detailing the fortunes of Reginald Iolanthe Perrin. Disillusioned after a long career at Sunshine Desserts, Perrin goes through a mid-life crisis and fakes his own ... See full summary »

Stars: Leonard Rossiter, Pauline Yates, John Barron, Sue Nicholls

Votes: 1,273

21. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)

45 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Stars: Jack Warner, Peter Byrne, Geoffrey Adams, Arthur Rigby

Votes: 153

22. Secret Army (1977–1979)

50 min | Drama, War

8.7
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During World War II, the kind, intelligent and worrisome Albert Foiret runs both a café, which is the only notable public house in a small Belgian town, where locals therefore naturally mix... See full summary »

Stars: Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards, Clifford Rose, Juliet Hammond

Votes: 867

23. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)

Drama

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Stars: Ralph Morse, John Bluthal, Gawn Grainger, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 63

24. Terry and June (1979–1987)

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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Terry Scott and June Whitfield star as Terry and June Medford. Both of them are middle-aged and finds the trials of life are more difficult as they try to succeed in their daily lives.

Stars: Terry Scott, June Whitfield, Reginald Marsh, Rosemary Frankau

Votes: 245

25. Lillie (1978– )

52 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.2
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Lillie Langtry, trapped in a loveless marriage, takes full advantage of her beauty, attracting many lovers and admirers including the Prince of Wales and Oscar Wilde. As her husband slowly ... See full summary »

Stars: Francesca Annis, Catherine Feller, Peggy Ann Wood, Anton Rodgers

Votes: 399

26. Fall of Eagles (1974– )

50 min | Drama, History

8.2
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British drama about the collapse of three great European dynasties, the Romanovs, the Habsburgs, and the Hohenzollerns.

Stars: Michael Hordern, Charles Kay, Barry Foster, Gayle Hunnicutt

Votes: 419

27. Adventures of a Plumber's Mate (1978)

88 min | Comedy, Crime

3.9
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Randy plumber, Sid South, enjoys a profession which offers him ample opportunity to bed sexy housewives.

Director: Stanley A. Long | Stars: Lindy Benson, Prudence Drage, Peter Cleall, Claire Davenport

Votes: 270

28. Whodunnit? (1972–1978)

45 min | Family, Game-Show, Mystery

8.4
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British game show in which celebrity panelists were shown a dramatised murder and had to guess the identity of the killer or killers from the clues presented.

Stars: Jon Pertwee, Patrick Mower, Anouska Hempel, Liza Goddard

Votes: 52

29. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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"Armchair Theatre" is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid-1968.

Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

Votes: 90

30. Cardiac Arrest (1994–1996)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Comedy set in and around a hospital, where the newly qualified Dr Andrew Collin is thrown into a world that is totally beyond him.

Stars: Andrew Lancel, Helen Baxendale, Ace Bhatti, Jonathan Dow

Votes: 100

31. Jason King (1971–1972)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.1
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This spin-off from the earlier "Department S" continued the adventures of hedonistic, womanizing dandy Jason King. After leaving Department S, Jason settled down to a full-time career of ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Anne Sharp, Ronald Lacey, Lee Patterson

Votes: 200

32. Sykes (1972–1979)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques play twins. They live together and lead a slightly surreal life, annoying their snobby next-door neighbour Mr Brown and getting into frequent trouble with the ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Sykes, Hattie Jacques, Deryck Guyler, Richard Wattis

Votes: 174

33. Angels (1975–1983)

50 min | Drama

6.6
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This series was about six nursing students doing the then 3 year nursing course to. Exome state registered nurses . They are from all walks of life but all have to cope with the trials and ... See full summary »

Stars: Carol Holmes, Joanna Monro, Shirley Cheriton, Sharon Rosita

Votes: 62

34. Armchair Thriller (1978–1981)

25 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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Suspense and mystery-themed anthology series.

Stars: Frank Duncan, Maria Aitken, Zena Walker, Benjamin Whitrow

Votes: 130

35. The Gentle Touch (1980–1984)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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The adventures of tough lady cop Maggie Forbes.

Stars: Jill Gascoine, William Marlowe, Paul Moriarty, Brian Gwaspari

Votes: 93

36. We'll Meet Again (1982– )

60 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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It's 1943 and the American Air Force has come to Market Weatherby, a small East Anglian town. The war weary British and the brash American GIs sometimes clash, but friendships are also forged.

Stars: Susannah York, Michael Shannon, Patrick O'Connell, Lynne Pearson

Votes: 101

37. Special Branch (1969–1974)

60 min | Action, Crime

7.5
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Ground-breaking British police drama series following the exploits of the Special Branch of the Metropolitan Police. An elite group of officers tasked with protecting London from spies, terrorists and subversives.

Stars: Derren Nesbitt, George Sewell, Morris Perry, Fulton Mackay

Votes: 56

38. Whoops Apocalypse (1982– )

30 min | Comedy

7.5
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A light-hearted look at the final week before doomsday. American President Johnny Cyclops is trying to run a re-election campaign while dealing with the Russians, a deposed Shah needing to ... See full summary »

Stars: Barry Morse, John Barron, Ed Bishop, Bruce Montague

Votes: 186

39. Anna Karenina (1977– )

500 min

8.1
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Anna Karenina is the young wife of an older husband. She has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky. By following her desires, Anna complicates her life.

Stars: Nicola Pagett, Stuart Wilson, Eric Porter, Robert Swann

Votes: 204

40. Orson Welles' Great Mysteries (1973– )

30 min | Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Stars: Orson Welles, Edward Albert, Harry Andrews, Ian Bannen

Votes: 122

41. Omnibus (1967–2003)

Not Rated | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.0
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Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: Humphrey Burton, David Collings, Kirsty Wark, Stephen Fry

Votes: 116

42. Nanny (1981–1983)

50 min | Drama

8.3
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Stars: Wendy Craig, John Quayle, Natalie Forbes, Jane Booker

Votes: 57

43. Paradise Postponed (1986)

569 min | Drama

8.3
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A clergyman, famous for his support of left-wing causes, dies - and surprises his family by leaving a great deal of money to a Conservative Member of Parliament. Why?

Stars: Annette Crosbie, Paul Shelley, Peter Egan, David Threlfall

Votes: 92

44. BBC2 Play of the Week (1977– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Anthology of plays and novels adapted into feature length movies.

Stars: Judi Dench, Richard O'Callaghan, Frederick Treves, John Shrapnel

Votes: 19

45. Shadows (1975–1978)

Family, Horror

8.1
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Anthology series of scary stories for children.

Stars: Neville Barber, Gwyneth Strong, George Waring, Jenny Agutter

Votes: 49

46. Strange Report (1968– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Retired Scotland Yard commissioner Adam Strange investigates bizarre mysteries in "Swinging Sixties" London.

Stars: Anthony Quayle, Kaz Garas, Anneke Wills, Charles Lloyd Pack

Votes: 102

47. K-9 and Company: A Girl's Best Friend (1981 TV Movie)

50 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.3
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Spin-off from "Doctor Who" which, despite good ratings, didn't get past the pilot stage. One time companion to a mysterious and body-changing alien known as "The Doctor", Sarah Jane Smith ... See full summary »

Director: John Black | Stars: Elisabeth Sladen, John Leeson, Bill Fraser, Ian Sears

Votes: 364

48. Thomas and Sarah (1979– )

60 min | Drama

7.0
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Not so much a sequel to "Upstairs, Downstairs" as a spinoff. Follows Sarah (parlour-maid) and Thomas (chauffeur) some time after leaving service with the Bellamys.

Stars: Pauline Collins, John Alderton, Graham Cull, Maria Charles

Votes: 91

49. The Pathfinders (1972– )

60 min | Drama, War

7.8
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World war 2 RAF squadron behind enemy lines.

Stars: Robert Urquhart, Jack Watling, Julian Orchard, Jack May

Votes: 41

50. The Lotus Eaters (1972–1973)

50 min | Drama

8.4
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Erik and Ann Sheppard run a bar on a Greek island, but all is not what it seems: both have murky pasts that they would prefer to forget. Erik is a reformed alcoholic and Korean war veteran ... See full summary »

Stars: Ian Hendry, Wanda Ventham, Stefan Gryff, Anthony Stamboulieh

Votes: 61

51. Henry IV Part I (1979 TV Movie)

148 min | Drama

7.9
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Henry Bolingbroke has now been crowned King of England, but faces a rebellion headed by the embittered Earl of Northumberland and his son (nicknamed 'Hotspur'). Henry's son Hal, the Prince ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Jon Finch, David Gwillim, Rob Edwards, Robert Brown

Votes: 154

52. Rosie (1977–1981)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Sitcom about PC Penrose, 'Rosie' to his friends, a police officer in the fictitious Yorkshire town of Ravensbay.

Stars: Paul Greenwood, Tony Haygarth, Lorraine Peters, Frankie Jordan

Votes: 35

53. Danger Island (1967– )

25 min | Family

8.0
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Stars: Mervyn Joseph, Robert Gillespie, Garard Green, Pearl Hackney

Votes: 12

54. Happy Ever After (1974–1979)

30 min | Comedy

6.5
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Stars: Terry Scott, June Whitfield, Beryl Cooke, Caroline Whitaker

Votes: 32

55. Target (1977–1978)

50 min | Action, Crime

7.7
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An action-orientated police drama set in 1970s Southampton, England, in which a small team of detectives solve crimes of a varied nature on their patch.

Stars: Patrick Mower, Philip Madoc, Brendan Price, Vivien Heilbron

Votes: 26

56. Churchill's People (1974– )

50 min | Drama

6.4
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An historical anthology series based on "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples", Winston Churchill's four volume history of Britain and its former colonies.

Stars: Alfred Lynch, Bernard Hepton, Geoffrey Matthews, Daniel Brian

Votes: 14

57. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)

60 min | Drama

9.1
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Stars: Brian Rix, Joby Blanshard, Cyril Luckham, John Bennett

Votes: 42

58. Murphy's Stroke (1980 TV Movie)

71 min | Drama

7.6
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Irish millionaires put together a betting coup and go to England to pursue their illicit prize.

Director: Frank Cvitanovich | Stars: Niall Toibin, Pierce Brosnan, T.R. Bowen, Tony Doyle

Votes: 48

59. Orlando (1965–1968)

30 min | Adventure, Family

6.5
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Stars: Sam Kydd, David Munro, Judy Robinson, Arthur White

Votes: 22

60. The Prince and the Pauper (1976– )

30 min | Drama

7.0
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TV adaptation of Mark Twain's story staring Nicholas Lyndhurst.

Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, June Brown, Martin Friend, Ronald Lacey

Votes: 22

61. The Lost Boys (1978– )

274 min | Biography, Drama

8.3
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The story of J.M. Barrie and his relationship with the Llewelyn-Davies family. Barrie writes PETER PAN for the five boys, and later adopts George, Jack, Peter, Michael, and Nicholas.

Stars: Ian Holm, Anna Cropper, William Hootkins, Maureen O'Brien

Votes: 92

62. Bartleby (II) (1970)

PG | 78 min | Drama

6.4
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An asocial and enigmatic office clerk refuses to do his work, leaving it up to his boss to decide what should be done with him.

Director: Anthony Friedman | Stars: Paul Scofield, John McEnery, Thorley Walters, Colin Jeavons

Votes: 161

63. The World About Us (1967–1987)

60 min | Documentary

9.4
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A documentary series with a broad remit of geography, anthropology and natural history subjects.

Stars: Derek Jones, Barry Paine, Alan Gibson, Hugh Sykes

Votes: 5

64. Ghost in the Water (1982 TV Movie)

55 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.1
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Teresa and David, two young history fanatics, have been copying inscriptions from gravestones at the local Church. At a later meeting of the school history society, Teresa happens to ... See full summary »

Director: Renny Rye | Stars: Judith Allchurch, Ian Stevens, Jane Freeman, Dave Mitty

Votes: 19

65. The Edwardians (1972– )

50 min | Drama, History

6.7
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This series covers the turning points in 9 different figures during the Edwardian era of the United Kingdom - Henry Royce and Charles Rolls - of Rolls Royce fame; Horatio Bottomly founder ... See full synopsis »

Stars: Thorley Walters, Georgia Brown, Nigel Davenport, Michael Jayston

Votes: 44

66. Number 10 (1983– )

52 min | Drama

8.4
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Drama series about the private lives of seven British prime ministers who lived in Number 10 Downing Street between the 1780s and the 1920s: William Pitt the Younger, the Duke of Wellington... See full summary »

Stars: Neville Barber, Bernard Archard, Jeremy Brett, Denis Quilley

Votes: 22

67. The Voyage of Charles Darwin (1978– )

60 min

8.8
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Stars: Malcolm Stoddard, Andrew Burt, David Ashton, Peter Settelen

Votes: 88

68. Six Days of Justice (1972–1975)

Drama

7.7
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Stars: George Waring, Meadows White, Rex Robinson, Ishaq Bux

Votes: 7

69. Now and Then (1983–1984)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Stars: Bernard Holley, Jill Kerman, John Alford, Sam Kelly

Votes: 6

70. Bonehead (1957–1962)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.4
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In each weekly episode the boss masterminds a new criminal escapade, but the inept trio (comprising the obese Boss, the stupid Bonehead, and the melancholy Happy) fail in their attempts.

Stars: Colin Douglas, Paul Whitsun-Jones, Douglas Blackwell, Hope Jackman

Votes: 5

71. Bloomers (1979– )

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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A young actor, struggling with both his career and his neurotic girlfriend, gets a job in a florist's shop.

Stars: Richard Beckinsale, David Swift, Pat Gorman, Anna Calder-Marshall

Votes: 17

72. A Picture of Katherine Mansfield (1973– )

50 min

9.0
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Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Jeremy Brett, Phyllida Law, Annette Crosbie

Votes: 55

73. Bill Brand (1976– )

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Bill Brand is a new left-wing firebrand (sic) MP who gets involved with the political issues of the day (mid-1970s), while experiencing frustration with the remoteness of parliamentary politics and complications with his personal life.

Stars: Jack Shepherd, Allan Surtees, Lynn Farleigh, Rosemary Martin

Votes: 18

74. Dial M for Murder (1974– )

50 min | Thriller

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Stars: Robert Lister, Jay Neill, Ian Hendry, Robert Lang

75. Then Churchill Said to Me (1982– )

25 min | Comedy

6.9
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Set in the 1940s in Winston Churchill's secret underground bunker. Frankie Howerd plays a soldier named Private Potts who is a barman to a group of officers, who, like his character in Up Pompeii!, is hell-bent on avoiding work.

Stars: Frankie Howerd, Nicholas Courtney, Joanna Dunham, Shaun Curry

Votes: 35

76. The Long Way Home (1960– )

30 min | Family, Adventure, War

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Stars: Barry Letts, James Sharkey, Nigel Arkwright, Patrick Cargill

77. Vanity Fair (1967– )

50 min | Drama

7.6
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The first drama serial in color produced by the BBC. Rebecca "Becky" Sharp is an impoverished, strong-willed and cunning young woman determined to make her way in the early 19th-century British society.

Stars: Susan Hampshire, Marilyn Taylerson, Dyson Lovell, Bryan Marshall

Votes: 43

78. Microbes and Men (1974– )

60 min | Drama

9.0
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Stars: Frank Gillard, Arthur Lowe, James Grout, Patricia Heneghan

Votes: 19

79. Potter (1979–1983)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Stars: Noel Dyson, John Barron, John Warner, Brenda Cowling

Votes: 38

80. A Question of Guilt (1980– )

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Joss Ackland, Diana Beevers, Marianne Borgo, Prue Clarke

Votes: 5

81. All for Love (1982–1983)

60 min | Romance

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Stars: Alick Hayes, Dilys Worsfold, Geraldine McEwan, Edward Petherbridge

82. Double Take (1972)

Comedy

4.4
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Two crooks on the run take refuge in a film studio, where they are mistaken for actors.

Director: Harry Booth | Stars: Reg Varney, Norman Rossington, Patrick Newell, Anouska Hempel

Votes: 73

83. Roll Over Beethoven (1985–1986)

Comedy

5.2
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Heavy Metal singer Nigel Cochran moves into a small English village and forms a relationship with the local classical music teacher.

Stars: Liza Goddard, Richard Vernon, Desmond McNamara, Nigel Planer

Votes: 9

84. London Belongs to Me (1977– )

50 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Derek Farr, Madge Ryan, Fiona Gray, Patricia Hayes

Votes: 15

85. The Yes Girls (1971)

86 min | Drama

6.1
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Maria, a juvenile delinquent is stuck in a boring girls school for young offenders in Sunderland. A suggestive wink and a flash of her knickers at an elderly gardener is enough to convince the old sod to help Maria escape from the school.

Director: Lindsay Shonteff | Stars: Sue Bond, Sally Muggeridge, Felicity Oliver, Ray Chiarella

Votes: 11

86. Star Quality (1985 TV Movie)

75 min | Comedy

7.2
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In 1940's England, a young playwright is getting his first play produced by an important director. But the director wants to get a temperamental actress for the lead. And when Lorraine ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Dossor | Stars: Susannah York, Ian Richardson, Peter Chelsom, David Yelland

Votes: 43

87. The Flying Swan (1965– )

45 min | Drama

7.4
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This partially lost sequel to "The Royalty" (1957) follows day to day happenings in one particular hotel.

Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Julia Lockwood, Molly Urquhart, Hugh McDermott

Votes: 8

88. The Indian Tales of Rudyard Kipling (1963– )

Drama

7.4
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Stars: Joss Ackland, Kenneth Fortescue, Patrick Westwood, Barry Letts

Votes: 18

89. The Upchat Line (1977– )

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Mike Upchat is an unsuccessful novelist who lives out of a railway station locker - he has the gift of the Gab and changes his life story every episode to impress different women -basically he reinvents himself to score

Stars: John Alderton, Margaret Courtenay, Maurice Denham, Ruth Dunning

Votes: 10

90. The Dragon's Opponent (1973– )

50 min | Drama

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4-part miniseries dramatising the true-life adventures of Charles "Mad Jack" Howard, 20th Earl of Suffolk, whose daring wartime exploits included rescuing dozens of refugee European nuclear... See full summary »

Stars: Ronald Pickup, Anton Darby, Virginia McKenna, Vincent Ball

91. Holding On (1977– )

60 min

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Stars: Mary Healey, Margaret Flint, Michael Elphick, John Nettles

92. The Bell-Run (1988 TV Movie)

90 min

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Director: Alan Dossor | Stars: Amanda Hillwood, Bruce Payne, Maggie Ollerenshaw, Edward Clayton

93. Killers (1976– )

60 min

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Stars: Derek Waring, Alfred Hoffman, Stephen Greif, Ian Hendry

94. Scoop (1972– )

30 min

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William Boot, a mild-mannered contributor of "Nature Notes" to a national newspaper, is mistaken for a famous foreign correspondent and dispatched to Ishmaelia to cover a war.

Stars: Harry Worth, Brian Oulton, Sinéad Cusack, Brian Hayes

95. Escape (I) (1980– )

60 min | Drama

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Anthology series of dramatised accounts of famous real-life escapes from the law.

Stars: Frank Duncan, Gavin Campbell, John Lee, Jay Neill

96. The Other One (1977–1979)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Stars: Richard Briers, Michael Gambon, Michael Chesden, Jill Kerman

Votes: 37

97. Second Verdict (1976– )

Crime

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The popular pair of detectives from Softly, Softly, Barlow and Watt, lend their expertise to solving famous real-life cases.

Stars: Stratford Johns, Frank Windsor, Robert Henderson, John Abineri

98. Two Women (1973– )

55 min | Drama

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In Rome in 1945, a woman struggles to support herself and her daughter.

Stars: Margaret Whiting, Jenny Twigge, Reg Lye, Geoffrey Greenhill

99. Queen's Champion (1958– )

240 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

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Loyalty and treason on the eve of the Armada.

Stars: Michael Anderson, Frazer Hines, Patrick Cargill, Roger Delgado

100. A Chance to Sit Down (1981– )

35 min | Drama

6.5
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A ballet dancer finds her career and marriage in jeopardy when she falls in love with the new male dancer in the company.

Stars: Jan Francis, Del Henney, Alpo Pakarinen, Sue Burton

Votes: 8