Most Popular Titles With Richard Hope
4. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989–2013)
TV-14 | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime
From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
5. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
TV-14 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
As WW2 rages around the world, DCS Foyle fights his own war on the home-front as he investigates crimes on the south coast of England. Later series sees the retired detective working as an MI5 agent operating in the aftermath of the war.
8. EastEnders (1985– )
TV-PG | 30 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
The everyday lives of working-class inhabitants of Albert Square, a traditional Victorian square of terrace houses surrounding a park in the East End of London's Walford borough. The square includes the Queen Vic pub and a street market.
12. The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies (2014 TV Mini-Series)
This drama tells the real-life story of retired schoolteacher Christopher Jefferies who was initially questioned by police as a suspect in the murder of Jo Yeates who rented a flat from him... See full summary »
14. Last Love (2013)
111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
He's a widower in Paris who speaks no French; she's a dance instructor less than half his age. Can they become a family, or will his estranged adult children halt the friendship?
15. Brideshead Revisited (1981 TV Mini-Series)
659 min | Drama, Romance
An aristocratic English family is shown in the years between the Great War and The Second World War, often at the crumbling family estate, Brideshead Manor, trying to deal with family ... See full summary »
17. The Smoke (2014– )
44 min | Drama
An experienced fire fighter is badly injured and spends almost a year recovering at home. Now he returns to work, but is he as emotionally and physically sound as he thinks he is?
18. The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
R | 124 min | Drama, Romance
A film is being made of a story, set in 19th century England, about Charles, a biologist who's engaged to be married, but who falls in love with outcast Sarah, whose melancholy makes her ... See full summary »
19. The Great Train Robbery (2013 TV Mini-Series)
180 min | Biography, Drama
A two-part drama which portrays The Great Train Robbery of 8 August 1963, firstly from the point of view of the robbers and then from the point of view of the police who set out to identify and catch the robbers.
20. Screen Two (1985–2002)
Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »
22. Murder in Suburbia (2004–2005)
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The series focused on various murders in the fictional suburban English town of Middleford. The crimes are solved by two female police detectives, Inspector Kate Ashurst and Sergeant Emma Scribbins, aka "Ash and Scribbs".
26. Secret Army (1977–1979)
50 min | Drama, War
In this series, inspired by real events 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 ... See full summary »
28. Band of Gold (1995–1997)
290 min | Crime, Drama
In Bradford, England, several desperate streetwalkers team up to run the business for themselves. They must deal with competition, mobsters, moralists, psychos and cops, but at least now they have each other and a plan.
29. Bramwell (1995 TV Mini-Series)
54 min | Drama
In 1895, women were not expected to work - or even know about - medicine. Women were expected to work as house-wives, mothers, teachers and nurses. One woman was determined to change that. ... See full summary »
31. Boon (1986–1992)
60 min | Drama, Comedy
Ken Boon and Harry Crawford are two middle-aged ex-firemen who start out in business together, initially in Birmingham and later in Nottingham. During the seven series (1986-1992), Ken ... See full summary »
32. My Brother Tom (2001)
105 min | Drama
A teenage girl, Jessica, befriends a teenage boy called Tom, who is bullied by a local gang. She is abused by Jack, who is both her neighbour and school teacher, and Tom is sexually abused ... See full summary »
36. The Shell Seekers (2006 TV Movie)
129 min | Drama, Romance
Artist's daughter Penelope Keeling can look back on a full and varied life: a bohemian childhood in London and the wilds of Cornwall, an unhappy wartime marriage, and the one man she ever ... See full summary »
38. The Demon Headmaster (1996–1998)
25 min | Drama, Family
Dinah Glass moves in with a new foster family and begins to attend the same school as her new foster brothers. But there is something very strange going on at the school. BBC adaptation of the children's novels by Gillian Cross.
44. Scandalous (1984)
PG | 92 min | Comedy
An investigative reporter following an espionage story goes to London and gets involved with murder, scam artists and rock concerts.
46. Feast of July (1995)
R | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
After an abandoned young woman in late 19th Century England is taken in by a rural couple with three handsome sons, tragic consequences result.
48. The Innocent (1985)
101 min | Drama
This densely-packed film is based on a book by Tom Hart about the struggles of a young Yorkshire boy trying to come to grips with squabbling parents, a doctor who wants to institutionalize ... See full summary »
49. Bloody Kids (1980 TV Movie)
91 min | Drama
The slender premise springs from the actions of two listless 11-year-old boys, the cold, manipulative Leo, and his weaker, more impressionable friend, Mike. Contemptuous of the fallible ... See full summary »
50. Alive and Kicking (1996)
R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A passionately committed young dancer is forced to re-examine his career and life when faced with death, finding hope through an older man who becomes his lover, mentor and companion.
52. Harbour (2016)
Horror, Thriller | Post-production
When a couple of swindlers arrive in an off-the-map village to reap the fruits of their ill-gotten scam, little do they realise that they have unlocked the arcane spell that enshrouds a place that is anything but a safe harbour.
54. Children of the New Forest (1998 TV Movie)
168 min | Family, Drama
The 1640s, the time of the English Civil War. Colonel Beverley, a Royalist, squire of Arnwood and High Keeper of the New Forest, leaves to join the King's army. He dies at the Battle of ... See full summary »
56. Bellman and True (1987)
R | 150 min | Crime, Drama
Hiller, a computer expert, was bribed by group of bank robbers to obtain details of the security system at a newly-built bank. Having obtained the information, he thought he'd seen the last... See full summary »
57. Frederick Forsyth Presents (1989– )
PG | 96 min | Action, Thriller
In response to American attacks on his personal headquarters, Libyan leader Muammar Ghaddafi seeks revenge. The America planes flew out of British bases, so Ghaddafi provides the IRA with a... See full summary »
63. People Like Us (1978 TV Mini-Series)
A TV adaptation of R.F. Delderfield's novels "The Dreaming Suburb" and "The Avenue Goes to War". It takes a look at life in a London suburb from the end of the First World War, between the ... See full summary »
64. Death Has a Bad Reputation (1990 TV Movie)
PG | 98 min | Thriller
A British agent is chasing after famous terrorist Carlos when he resurfaces in Europe.
69. Riot at the Rite (2005 TV Movie)
90 min | Music
In the spring of 1913, Parisian businessman Gabriel Astruc opens a new theater on the Champs Elysées. The first performance is the premiere of Igor Stravinsky's 'The Rite of Spring', danced... See full summary »
70. McLibel: Two Worlds Collide (1998)
53 min | Documentary
McLibel is the inside story of the postman and the gardener who took on the McDonald's Corporation. Filmed over three years, the documentary follows Helen Steel and Dave Morris, anonymous ... See full summary »
71. The Sea Change (1998)
88 min | Comedy, Romance
An uptight over-worked banker is thrown together with a relaxed working class man when their plane from Barcelona is delayed.
72. December Flower (1987 TV Movie)
57 min | Drama
Newly widowed Etta visits her beloved Aunt M and discovers her bedridden and listless. Etta's struggle to restore M's dignity and cheer brings renewed meaning to Etta's life but also ... See full summary »
74. Sergeant Pepper (2004)
98 min | Family
A dog who was named after the Beatles album, inherits his master's fortune. His owner's two children, however, devise a plan to make off with his wealth.
76. Saturday, Sunday, Monday (1978 TV Movie)
98 min | Drama
One Saturday evening Rosa Priore is preparing a magnificent Sunday lunch for her family and their friends. By Sunday afternoon her life and marriage are in ruins.
84. A Perfect State (1997– )
30 min | Comedy
Deputy Mayor Laura Fitzgerald is informed that the town of Flatby on the coast of England has never actually been conquered. The town wasn't even in the Domesday Book as the area was ... See full summary »
87. Bloom (II) (2004)
14 min | Short
Helen Chapman lives alone in her tidy flat and keeps herself to herself. She has never even spoken to the man next door. Never, that is, until the night she discovers something peculiar growing out of her carpet.
89. Possession (III) (2010)
15 min | Short, Horror, Romance
Set in 1665 and 2010, Possession tells the story of Becky, a young girl boarded up with her plague-ridden family, although she's not sick and her quest to reclaim her lost life.
94. Angel Wing (2005 Video)
22 min | Short, Drama
A student of the afterlife works the night shift in the Angel Wing, a ward of the hospital dedicated to no hope patients. When he accidentally lets an old lady die alone, he sets about realizing the remaining patients last wishes...
95. Swords at Teatime (1992)
13 min | Comedy, Short
Michael climbs on to the roof of the block of flats where he lives with his mother, and finds a world of make-believe, duels, and chickens existing over their heads.
54 min | Drama
A lone hitch hiker, marooned near a housing estate, has a dramatic effect on the lives of those around him.
A man contacts a local newspaper and claims to have missing girl Amy Tennant. Dan discovers Tony's moonlighting. June and Reg deal with some youths that are harassing a pensioner. Mickey comes clean with Mia about his past.