Most Voted Titles With Martin Matthews


1. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

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

8.5
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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 his companions.

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

Votes: 28,972

2. Brideshead Revisited (1981)

659 min | Drama, Romance

8.8
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Two young men meet at Oxford. Charles Ryder, though of no family or money, becomes friends with Sebastian Flyte when Sebastian throws up in his college room through an open window. He then ... See full summary »

Stars: Jeremy Irons, Diana Quick, Roger Milner, Phoebe Nicholls

Votes: 4,966

3. The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

Approved | 93 min | Horror

6.8
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In Spain, Leon is born on Christmas day to a mute servant girl who was raped by a beggar. His mother dies giving birth and he is looked after by Don Alfredo. As a child Leon becomes a ... See full summary »

Director: Terence Fisher | Stars: Clifford Evans, Oliver Reed, Yvonne Romain, Catherine Feller

Votes: 3,924

4. ffolkes (1980)

PG | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.4
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When terrorists take over two oil rigs and threaten to explode them if their demands are not met, an eccentric anti-terrorism expert volunteers his unique commando unit to stop them.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Roger Moore, James Mason, Anthony Perkins, Michael Parks

Votes: 3,520

5. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.6
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The adventures of a gang of British workmen abroad. Combines black and white humour with moments of drama, poignancy and drunkenness. In series 1, the lads head to Germany seeking work, and... See full summary »

Stars: Timothy Spall, Jimmy Nail, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately

Votes: 2,125

6. Emmerdale Farm (1972– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

4.8
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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

Stars: Lucy Pargeter, Mark Charnock, Elizabeth Estensen, Antony Audenshaw

Votes: 2,116

7. All Creatures Great and Small (1978–1990)

Not Rated | 50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The trials and misadventures of the staff of a country veterinary office in 1940's Yorkshire.

Stars: Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, Peter Davison, Lynda Bellingham

Votes: 1,740

8. Prime Suspect: Inner Circles (1995 TV Movie)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A seemingly straightforward sex murder investigation by Superintendent Jane Tennison leads to a hidden political scandal.

Director: Sarah Pia Anderson | Stars: Helen Mirren, Thomas Russell, James Laurenson, Helene Kvale

Votes: 1,523

9. The Tripods (1984–1985)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.6
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Earth has been conquered by an alien race known as the Masters using their giant Tripods. cousins. When humans reach the age of sixteen, they must undergo a process known as capping which ... See full summary »

Stars: John Shackley, Ceri Seel, Jim Baker, Robin Hayter

Votes: 1,057

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

50 min | Drama

8.4
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Louisa Trotter works her way up from being a skivvy to being the Queen of cooks, cook to the King, and owner of the Bentinck Hotel. Her life and happenings among the guests and staff of the... See full summary »

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

Votes: 800

11. Piece of Cake (1988– )

312 min | Drama, War

8.4
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Stories of the men of the RAF Hornet Squadron during the early days of World War II.

Stars: Neil Dudgeon, George Anton, Boyd Gaines, Jeremy Northam

Votes: 628

12. Boon (1986–1992)

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Ken Boon and Harry Crawford are two middle-aged ex-firemen. Harry retires and opens a hotel (The Grand Hotel), with Ken as a temporary odd-job man. During the seven series (1986-1992), Ken ... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Elphick, David Daker, Neil Morrissey, Elizabeth Carling

Votes: 531

13. Annie: A Royal Adventure! (1995 TV Movie)

G | 92 min | Family, Musical

5.0
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Annie is back! Along with her friends Molly, Hannah, her dog Sandy, and her wealthy father Oliver Warbucks. They take a trip to England where Oliver Warbucks is going to be Knighted by the ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Toynton | Stars: Ashley Johnson, Joan Collins, George Hearn, Ian McDiarmid

Votes: 505

14. The Leather Boys (1964)

108 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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An immature teenager marries a young biker but becomes disenchanted with the realities of working class marriage and her husband's relationship with his best friend.

Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Colin Campbell, Dudley Sutton, Gladys Henson

Votes: 503

15. Alleyn Mysteries (1990–1994)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Drawing on her love of theatre and art, New Zealand novelist Ngaio Marsh created elegant crime-puzzlers full of quirky characters with hidden agendas, all brought meticulously to life in this BBC series.

Stars: William Simons, Patrick Malahide, Belinda Lang, Tim Dutton

Votes: 292

16. When the Boat Comes In (1976–1981)

50 min | Drama

8.6
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Set in Gallowshields on Tyneside between the 2 World Wars, this story follows the life of ex-sergeant Jack Ford and the Seaton family as they deal with the aftermath of the Great War, the Great 1920s Depression and trade union activists.

Stars: James Bolam, James Garbutt, Jean Heywood, John Nightingale

Votes: 260

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: 196

18. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Androids of Tara: Part Three (1978)

Not Rated | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.6
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The Doctor kills the android princess, Count Grendel finds his plans foiled and can not find an opening to kill the new king (especially since the King's head bodyguard now suspects him of ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Hayes | Stars: Tom Baker, Mary Tamm, Peter Jeffrey, Simon Lack

Votes: 189

19. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Androids of Tara: Part Four (1978)

Not Rated | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.7
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The Count has offered the throne to the Doctor, just before killing the android King and riding off with the, once again, captured Romana, all under a flag of truce. As the Doctor and K-9 ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Hayes | Stars: Tom Baker, Mary Tamm, Peter Jeffrey, Simon Lack

Votes: 185

20. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Androids of Tara: Part Two (1978)

Not Rated | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.6
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Discovering that they've all been drugged, the Doctor tries to escape and passes out just as he opens the door, envisioning the evil Count Grendel as he loses consciousness. When he awakes,... See full summary »

Director: Michael Hayes | Stars: Tom Baker, Mary Tamm, Peter Jeffrey, Simon Lack

Votes: 184

21. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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A British television anthology drama series transmitted on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

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

Votes: 172

22. 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: 148

23. Shelley (1979–1983)

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Long-running British sitcom about James Shelley - an educated, sardonic, permanently unemployed 'professional freelance layabout'. Following his battles with authority, the tax-man, his landlady and his girlfriend Fran.

Stars: Hywel Bennett, Belinda Sinclair, Josephine Tewson, Garfield Morgan

Votes: 136

24. Juliet Bravo (1980–1985)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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Newly-promoted Inspector Jean Darblay takes charge of the police station in the fictional Lancashire town of Hartley. She is the first woman to be placed in charge of the station and ... See full summary »

Stars: David Ellison, Noel Collins, Stephanie Turner, Anna Carteret

Votes: 130

25. Enemy at the Door (1978–1980)

650 min | Drama, History, War

8.0
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Drama about the Nazi occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall, Antonia Pemberton, Simon Cadell

Votes: 129

26. John Wycliffe: The Morning Star (1984)

75 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.8
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The story of 14th century John Wycliffe, AKA "The Morning Star of the Reformation", who was the first to translate the Bible into English.

Director: Tony Tew | Stars: Michael Bertenshaw, James Downie, Peter Howell, Barrie Cookson

Votes: 100

27. Days of Hope (1975– )

395 min | Drama

8.1
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A series of four films from the Great War to the General Strike.

Stars: Paul Copley, Pamela Brighton, Nikolas Simmonds, Gary Roberts

Votes: 81

28. Shoulder to Shoulder (1974– )

75 min | Drama

9.0
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This series dramatizes the lives of the Pankhurst women and their role in the Suffragette Movement.

Stars: Siân Phillips, Patricia Quinn, Angela Down, Georgia Brown

Votes: 81

29. Angels (1975–1983)

50 min | Drama

6.6
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Stars: Carol Holmes, Joanna Monro, Shirley Cheriton, Sharon Rosita

Votes: 62

30. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)

Drama

6.8
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Stars: Ralph Morse, John Bluthal, Gawn Grainger, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 62

31. Brideshead Revisited (1981)
Episode: Orphans of the Storm (1981)

52 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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With Celia seasick, Julia and Charles spend all of their free time together and soon begin an affair. He also learns from her that Sebastian has vanished completely. In London, Charles' new... See full summary »

Directors: Michael Lindsay-Hogg, Charles Sturridge | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Diana Quick, Ronald Fraser, Michael Haughey

Votes: 59

32. Alleyn Mysteries (1990–1994)
Episode: The Nursing Home Murder (1993)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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A member of Parliament who has taken controversial stands on Palestine and A-bomb development is murdered during a routine appendectomy.

Director: Silvio Narizzano | Stars: David Sibley, John Bennett, Ian Abbey, Peter Florence

Votes: 49

33. The Bretts (1987–1989)

60 min

8.0
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1920s family of actors deals with the day to day of the theater business.

Stars: Norman Rodway, Barbara Murray, Belinda Lang, George Winter

Votes: 46

34. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)

60 min | Crime

8.1
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Tales of Scotland Yard centering on a detective team. A sort of half-way house between Dixon of Dock Green and 'Z' Cars. The detectives are still 1950s style with good elecution and ... See full summary »

Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander, Johnny Briggs, Michael McStay

Votes: 42

35. 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: 41

36. General Hospital (1972–1980)

30 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Stars: Lewis Jones, David Garth, James Kerry, Ian White

Votes: 40

37. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 1974, producing about five hundred ninety-minute episodes from Granada Television.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Derek Francis, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 37

38. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Another Country (1986)

Comedy, Drama

8.9
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When work at the Manor is stopped because it is a listed building, the hapless brickies decide to go to the local village, where they are treated with suspicion.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Kevin Whately, Pat Roach, Tim Healy, Gary Holton

Votes: 34

39. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: A Law for the Rich (1986)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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The lads take a step up in the world when they are asked to convert Thornley Manor into timeshare units. But their arrival in the village sets alarm bells ringing, especially for the local policeman.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Timothy Spall, Jimmy Nail, Christopher Fairbank, Gary Holton

Votes: 33

40. All Creatures Great and Small (1978–1990)
Episode: Ways and Means (1978)

Not Rated | 50 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Tristan receives a visit from Alice McTavish, a friend from Edinburgh. He's quite taken with her and she with him, but things don't quite work out in the end. She accompanies him on a call ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, Peter Davison, Carol Drinkwater

Votes: 33

41. Boon (1986–1992)
Episode: Trial and Error (1991)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Ruthless landlord Mr Roach is trying to harass his tenants into leaving, so that he can redevelop the site. The tenants hire Ken to gather the evidence they need to have him convicted, and he provides it - but will it stand up in court.

Director: Laurence Moody | Stars: Stanley Page, Roger Brierley, Louisa Rix, James Fleet

Votes: 24

42. Backup (1995– )

75 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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The lives and action packed adventures of the nine men and women aboard a police Operational Support Unit (OSU) van that is responsible for going anywhere and doing anything in support of ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Troakes, Christopher John Hall, Nick Miles, Katrina Levon

Votes: 20

43. BBC2 Play of the Week (1977– )

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

Votes: 19

44. Prince Regent (1979– )

50 min

8.2
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The life and times of George (1762-1830), Prince of Wales, from his early days of debauchery to his ascent to the throne as George IV. His two marriages (one legal, one not), his mistresses... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Egan, Bosco Hogan, Nigel Davenport, Frances White

Votes: 19

45. Joint Account (1989–1991)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Bank manager (Hannah Gordon) wants to retire, but her house husband (Peter Egan) likes things the way they are, and doesn't want to go back to work.

Stars: Hannah Gordon, Peter Egan, John Bird, Ruth Mitchell

Votes: 17

46. All Creatures Great and Small (1978–1990)
Episode: A Cat in Hull's Chance (1990)

Not Rated | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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James says he wants to build a tennis court in the garden. Rosie decides she would like to be a vet and accompanies her dad on his rounds, but James seems less than enthusiastic at the ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Goldie | Stars: Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, Peter Davison, Lynda Bellingham

Votes: 16

47. The Tripods (1984–1985)
Episode: Help from Friends (1985)

Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.7
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Just making it to The Games; Will and Beanpole meet up with Fritz, the remaining Freemen contestant. Through stiff competition all three struggle to win the right to be taken to The City Of Gold.

Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: John Shackley, Ceri Seel, Robin Hayter, Martin Matthews

Votes: 16

48. Piece of Cake (1988– )
Episode: September 1939 (1988)

Drama, War

7.6
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At the start of WWII, eager-beaver RAF squadron Hornet gloats over their kills until they learn they actually shot down British fliers. The squad is transferred to France and acquires an American pilot.

Director: Ian Toynton | Stars: Tom Burlinson, Neil Dudgeon, Jack McKenzie, Tom Radcliffe

Votes: 15

49. Bad Company (1993 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama

8.5
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Director: David Drury | Stars: Susan Wooldridge, Jonny Lee Miller, Ken Stott, Brian McGrath

Votes: 14

50. Spring & Autumn (1972–1976)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Stars: Jimmy Jewel, Charlie Hawkins, Larry Martyn, June Barry

Votes: 13

51. The Duchess of Duke Street (1976–1977)
Episode: Ain't We Got Fun (1977)

48 min | Drama

9.5
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Change is in the air at the hotel and in the lives of its many residents. An American writer, Sophie Applegate, would like to pen a book about Louisa's life, successes and failures. Louise ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Bain | Stars: Gemma Jones, Peter Bale, Mark Blackwell Baker, Stephen Bone

Votes: 13

52. Enemy at the Door (1978–1980)
Episode: The Jerrybag (1978)

50 min | Drama, History, War

8.4
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On her father's death Betty Ridge gets work as a cleaner for the Germans,meeting young soldier Erich,with whom she spends a romantic evening. At a dance their association scandalizes locals... See full summary »

Director: Bill Bain | Stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Horsfall, Emily Richard, Antonia Pemberton

Votes: 11

53. Macbeth (1970)

119 min | Drama, Family

5.3
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This is a modern adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy.

Stars: Michael Jayston, Brian Badcoe, Tim Hardy, Barbara Leigh-Hunt

Votes: 10

54. No, That's Me Over Here! (1967–1970)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Stars: Ronnie Corbett, Rosemary Leach, Henry McGee, Ivor Dean

Votes: 8

55. Days of Hope (1975– )
Episode: 1926: General Strike (1975)

129 min | Drama

7.8
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Coal miners' pay is reduced while at the same time they are told to work longer hours, which results in a massive strike. Their differing approaches drives a wedge between Phillip, his wife Sarah, and her brother Ben.

Director: Ken Loach | Stars: Paul Copley, Pamela Brighton, Nikolas Simmonds, Russell Waters

Votes: 8

56. When the Boat Comes In (1976–1981)
Episode: Roubles for the Promised Land (1976)

Drama

7.6
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Billy is unable to get medical work due to his socialist principles and moves back to help his parents. Tom, who finds it hard to cope with shop work, moves into a hostel. Here he befriends... See full summary »

Director: Michael Hayes | Stars: James Bolam, Susan Jameson, James Garbutt, Jean Heywood

Votes: 7

57. Armchair Mystery Theatre (1960– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery

9.2
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First episode of new series called "Armchair Mystery Theatre", set in a Cornish fishing village, peopled with sinister local rustic types. A "Wicker Man" atmosphere to the story, without ... See full summary »

Stars: Donald Pleasence, Ian Hendry, Thomas Heathcote, Charles Gray

Votes: 6

58. Shoulder to Shoulder (1974– )
Episode: The Pankhursts (1974)

Drama

9.0
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In 1895 the progressive Labour candidate Richard Pankhurst fails to be elected as the MP for Gorton in Manchester but assures his wife Emmeline and elder daughters Christabel and Sylvia ... See full summary »

Director: Waris Hussein | Stars: Siân Phillips, Angela Down, Patricia Quinn, Liz Ashley

Votes: 6

59. Juliet Bravo (1980–1985)
Episode: The Runner (1980)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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In a story played for comedy, a nine-year old boy manages to give the whole station the run-around with a series of petty crimes.

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Stephanie Turner, David Hargreaves, David Ellison, Noel Collins

Votes: 6

60. Compact (1962–1965)

30 min | Drama

7.4
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This series was set in the offices of a glossy women's magazine. It was one of several attempts by the BBC to invent a soap opera to rival Coronation Street. Until Eastenders, none really took off.

Stars: Frances Bennett, Robert Desmond, Ronald Allen, Louise Dunn

Votes: 5

61. Spy Trap (1972–1975)

45 min | Drama

8.4
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This was on early evening and was, as far as I remember, about a place where people who had defected were interrogated to see if they were genuine. There was other stuff about the regular characters.

Stars: Paul Daneman, Prentis Hancock, Julian Glover, Michael Gwynn

Votes: 5

62. People Like Us (1978– )

Drama

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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 »

Stars: John Duttine, Linda Goddard, Derek Seaton, Jennifer Daniel

63. Our Man at St. Mark's (1963–1966)

30 min | Comedy

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The trials and tribulations of the Vicar of the village of Felgate.

Stars: Joan Hickson, Donald Sinden, Harry Fowler, Clive Morton

64. Waterfront Beat (1990– )

50 min | Crime, Drama

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Police series set in the Liverpool docks.

Stars: John Ashton, Rupert Frazer, Geoffrey Leesley, Denis Lill

65. Break Point (1982– )

Drama

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Drama series about a teenage boy and girl, who both aspire to be professional tennis players.

Stars: Ian Barker, Jeremy Burnham, Jane Pearson, Stephen Yardley

66. The Velvet Glove (1977– )

Drama

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Stars: Annette Crosbie, Lynn Farleigh, Rosemary Leach, Vivien Merchant

67. Television Club (1962–1978)

20 min | Drama, Family

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Stars: Brenda Cowling, Ian Gardiner, Windsor Davies, James Lloyd

68. The Venturers (1975– )

50 min

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Stars: Geoffrey Keen, David Buck, James Kerry, Karin MacCarthy

69. Steven (1974 TV Movie)

75 min | Drama

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Director: Brian Parker | Stars: Barbara Ewing, Paul Moss, Victoria Allum, Maurice Badi

70. Serjeant Musgrave's Dance (1965– )

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Denis Carey, John Cater, Jessie Evans, Andrew Keir

71. Volpone (1965– )

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Clive Revill, Alan MacNaughtan, Eric Thompson, Martin Matthews

72. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)
Episode: A Little Bit of Gold Said 'Jump' (1963)

Drama

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Director: Michael Hayes | Stars: Ewen Solon, David Sumner, Martin Matthews, Sean Barrett

73. Spy Trap (1972–1975)
Episode: A Nice Place to Live (1975)

Drama

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Director: David Askey | Stars: Tom Adams, Jill Balcon, Robert Cartland, Paul Daneman

74. Z Cars (1962–1978)
Episode: A Place of Safety (1964)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Michael Simpson | Stars: Norman Bird, Brian Blessed, Joseph Brady, Desmond Cullum-Jones

75. The Velvet Glove (1977– )
Episode: Beyond This Life (1977)

Drama

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Director: Chris Thompson | Stars: Vivien Merchant, James Grout, Robin Bailey, Kevin Stoney

76. Armchair Mystery Theatre (1960– )
Episode: Cul de sac (1960)

Drama, Mystery

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Director: Ronald Weyman | Stars: Basil Beale, Tom Bell, John J. Carney, Michael Deacon

77. Backup (1995– )
Episode: Cut and Dried (1995)

Action, Crime, Drama

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Director: Bob Blagden | Stars: Martin Troakes, Christopher John Hall, Nick Miles, Katrina Levon

78. Juliet Bravo (1980–1985)
Episode: Ducks in a Row (1984)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Director: Marc Miller | Stars: Anna Carteret, David Ellison, Noel Collins, C.J. Allen

79. Shelley (1979–1983)
Episode: Elders and Betters (1980)

Comedy

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Director: Anthony Parker | Stars: Hywel Bennett, Belinda Sinclair, Rowena Cooper, Frederick Jaeger

80. Waterfront Beat (1990– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1990)

Crime, Drama

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First of a new drama series about the Waterfront Beat of the Liverpool Police. It's the first day for Chief Superintendent Don Henderson. He arrives at work only to find that his new building is not yet built.

Director: Richard Standeven | Stars: John Ashton, Tommy Boyle, Gordon Cameron, Rupert Frazer

81. Joint Account (1989–1991)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1989)

Comedy

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Director: Mike Stephens | Stars: Hannah Gordon, Peter Egan, John Bird, Ruth Mitchell

82. Volpone (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1965)

Drama

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The devious Volpone pretends to be dying in order to perpetrate a cruel joke.

Stars: Clive Revill, Alan MacNaughtan, Eric Thompson, Martin Matthews

83. Serjeant Musgrave's Dance (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1965)

Drama

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Director: Michael Simpson | Stars: Bruno Barnabe, Denis Carey, John Cater, Jessie Evans

84. Emmerdale Farm (1972– )
Episode: Episode #1.1275 (1988)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

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Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Sheila Mercier, Frederick Pyne, Ronald Magill, Arthur Pentelow

85. Emmerdale Farm (1972– )
Episode: Episode #1.1276 (1988)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

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Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Sheila Mercier, Frederick Pyne, Ronald Magill, Arthur Pentelow

86. Emmerdale Farm (1972– )
Episode: Episode #1.1277 (1988)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

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Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Sheila Mercier, Frederick Pyne, Ronald Magill, Arthur Pentelow

87. Macbeth (1970)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1970)

Drama, Family

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Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.

Director: Charles Warren | Stars: Michael Jayston, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Ralph Nossek, Gary Watson

88. Volpone (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1965)

Drama

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Stars: Clive Revill, Alan MacNaughtan, Eric Thompson, Martin Matthews

89. Serjeant Musgrave's Dance (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1965)

Drama

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Director: Michael Simpson | Stars: Denis Carey, John Cater, Jessie Evans, Andrew Keir

90. General Hospital (1972–1980)
Episode: Episode #1.23 (1973)

Drama, Romance

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Director: John Scholz-Conway | Stars: David Garth, Lewis Jones, James Kerry, Ian White

91. Waterfront Beat (1990– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1990)

Crime, Drama

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PC Ronnie Barker gets his first arrest and leaves Smithey feeling sheepish. CS Don Henderson locks horns with the ACC (Ops) while WDC Jane Long and DS Mike McCarthy hunt sheep rustlers.

Director: Ken Horn | Stars: John Ashton, Alister Cameron, Rupert Frazer, Stuart Golland

92. Volpone (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1965)

Drama

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Stars: Clive Revill, Alan MacNaughtan, Eric Thompson, Martin Matthews

93. Serjeant Musgrave's Dance (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1965)

Drama

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Director: Michael Simpson | Stars: Bruno Barnabe, Denis Carey, John Cater, Michael Danvers-Walker

94. Waterfront Beat (1990– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1990)

Crime, Drama

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A fraud squad raid hits Fallows and Mike. Don gets media attention while Smithey pays too much attention to Madeline.

Director: Richard Bramall | Stars: John Ashton, John Basham, Eleanor Beck, Tommy Boyle

95. Macbeth (1970)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1970)

Drama, Family

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Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.

Director: Charles Warren | Stars: Michael Jayston, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Gary Watson, Brian Badcoe

96. Break Point (1982– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1982)

Drama

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Director: Roger Singleton-Turner | Stars: Ian Barker, Jeremy Burnham, Stephen Churchett, Alison Elliott

97. Waterfront Beat (1990– )
Episode: Episode #1.7 (1990)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Richard Standeven | Stars: John Ashton, Eleanor Beck, Tommy Boyle, Tim Dantay

98. Waterfront Beat (1990– )
Episode: Episode #1.8 (1990)

Crime, Drama

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Don moves house with June and finds a new home for his division; Ronnie has his first court appearance; Madeline is decoy in the skip murders.

Director: Richard Bramall | Stars: John Ashton, Romy Baskerville, Anthony Benson, Alister Cameron

99. Spring & Autumn (1972–1976)
Episode: Episode #3.5 (1976)

Comedy

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Director: Anthony Parker | Stars: Jimmy Jewel, Charlie Hawkins, June Barry, Larry Martyn

100. Angels (1975–1983)
Episode: Episode #9.21 (1983)

Drama

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Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Paul Antony-Barber, Tony Armatrading, Trevor Gordon, Carol Holmes