Highest Rated Titles With Alex Jennings


1. The Crown (2016– )

TV-MA | 52 min | Drama, History

8.8
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Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.

Stars: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Vanessa Kirby

Votes: 38,546

2. Smiley's People (1982)

360 min | Drama, Mystery

8.7
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Called out of retirement to settle the affairs of a friend, Smiley finds his old organization, the Circus, so overwhelmed by political considerations that it doesn't want to know what ... See full summary »

Stars: Alec Guinness, Eileen Atkins, Bill Paterson, Vladek Sheybal

Votes: 2,804

3. Fifty Years on Stage (2013 TV Movie)

8.7
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Royal National Theatre celebrates 50 years.

Stars: Roger Allam, Jonathan Bailey, Simon Russell Beale, Alan Bennett

Votes: 186

4. The Crown (2016– )
Episode: Gloriana (2016)

TV-MA | 54 min | Drama, History

8.7
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Margaret and Peter are reunited, but another obstacle stands in their way. Elizabeth is torn between her duty as Queen and her love for her sister.

Director: Philip Martin | Stars: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Jared Harris

Votes: 1,054

5. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: May 1843 (2007)

TV-PG | 59 min | Drama

8.7
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Martha and Jem are married and move into Miss Matty's home as lodgers. Dr. Harrison learns that Sophy has been sent away to stay with an aunt in Shropshire. When she returns home she ... See full summary »

Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Claudie Blakley, Andrew Buchan, Judi Dench, Lisa Dillon

Votes: 102

6. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)

TV-14 | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

8.6
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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.

Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 27,380

7. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: April 1843 (2007)

TV-PG | 59 min | Drama

8.6
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Railway construction begins. Dr. Harrison speaks to Sophy's father and he agrees that they can step out together. Harrison emphasizes that he cannot ask for her hand until he is better ... See full summary »

Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Andrew Buchan, Imelda Staunton, Lisa Dillon, Judi Dench

Votes: 102

8. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: August 1842 (2007)

TV-PG | 58 min | Drama

8.6
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After a few months in the village, Dr. Harrison has caught the eye of several of the young ladies. He has focused his attention on the parson's daughter, Sophie Hutton, and hopes to spend ... See full summary »

Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Simon Woods, Lesley Manville, Rosy Byrne, Julia McKenzie

Votes: 117

9. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #2.6 (2012)

58 min | Drama

8.6
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As Billy Lamb undergoes his operation Martha reluctantly begins the defence of hectoring,arrogant Jody Farr as a favour to the reptilian Micky Joy. She plans to adopt the line that Farr was... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Webb | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 76

10. Victoria (2016– )
Episode: The Clockwork Prince (2016)

TV-PG | 46 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.6
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Prince Albert arrives in England for the first time and he and Victoria take an instant dislike to one another in an awkward first meeting. However, their disdain passes and an attraction grows - to Melbourne's dismay.

Director: Sandra Goldbacher | Stars: Jenna Coleman, Tom Hughes, David Oakes, Alex Jennings

Votes: 368

11. Masterpiece Classic (1971– )

Drama, Romance

8.5
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An anthology drama series featuring primarily British productions.

Stars: Alistair Cooke, John Neville, Robert Robinson, John Standing

Votes: 307

12. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: June 1842 (2007)

TV-PG | 58 min | Drama

8.5
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In June 1842, Mary Smith arrives in Cranford to stay with her mother's friends Miss Matty and Miss Deborah Jenkyns. Cranford is a small town, on the edge of modernization. The railway now ... See full summary »

Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Eileen Atkins, Judi Dench, Lisa Dillon, Simon Woods

Votes: 149

13. The Crown (2016– )
Episode: Smoke and Mirrors (2016)

TV-MA | 55 min | Drama, History

8.5
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Elizabeth rejects protocol by appointing Phillip to coordinate her coronation, but his ideas create conflict. The Duke of Windsor returns to London.

Director: Philip Martin | Stars: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Jared Harris

Votes: 1,256

14. Stan Lee's Lucky Man (2016– )
Episode: The House Always Wins (2016)

42 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

8.5
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Harry gets dangerously close to Golding before a disturbing turn of events puts his life at risk. Meanwhile, Anna and prison governor Nikhal Julian grow closer and Boyd shows his true colours, sitting on vital evidence.

Director: David Caffrey | Stars: Paudge Behan, Eve Best, Paul Blackwell, Stephen Boxer

Votes: 105

15. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
Episode: Trespass (2015)

TV-14 | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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When the son of a high-profile Jewish businessman is attacked in the grounds of a university, Foyle wonders whether the attack was racially motivated.

Director: Stuart Orme | Stars: Michael Kitchen, Amber Rose Revah, Jim Cartwright, Ben Barraclough

Votes: 215

16. Foyle's War (2002–2015)

TV-14 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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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.

Stars: Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howell, Ellie Haddington

Votes: 10,043

17. Cranford (2007– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

8.4
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In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.

Stars: Judi Dench, Julia McKenzie, Imelda Staunton, Lisa Dillon

Votes: 7,135

18. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )

360 min | History, War

8.4
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Six-hour documentary on the American Revolution, from the passage of the Stamp Act (1765) through the ratification of the United States Constitution and Bill of Rights (1789). In addition ... See full summary »

Stars: Jane Adams, Peter Donaldson, Colm Feore, Victor Garber

Votes: 298

19. Victoria (2016– )
Episode: An Ordinary Woman (2016)

TV-PG | 47 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.4
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Melbourne warns Victoria that Parliament will not be happy to see her marry a German prince, a prediction that proves accurate when the Privy Council refuse to grant Albert a royal title prompting worries for both Victoria and Albert.

Director: Sandra Goldbacher | Stars: Tom Hughes, David Oakes, Jenna Coleman, Margaret Clunie

Votes: 308

20. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #2.2 (2012)

59 min | Drama

8.4
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Martha defends young army captain Ryan at a military court. Under pressure during a Taliban offensive in Afghanistan he is accused of disobeying orders,leading to the death of Private ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Hoar | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 76

21. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #3.3 (2014)

59 min | Drama

8.4
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Martha is engaged by euthanasia campaigner and solicitor Aisha Wiseman to defend Sarah Stephens, accused of helping her tetraplegic daughter Jo to die. Reader is prosecuting and brings in ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Keillor | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 49

22. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: November 1842 (2007)

TV-PG | 59 min | Drama

8.4
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It's Christmas-time and Miss Matty isn't sure it would appropriate to celebrate with friends and neighbors given the death of her sister. Mary Smith convinces her otherwise. Matty renews ... See full summary »

Directors: Simon Curtis, Steve Hudson | Stars: Kimberley Nixon, Rosy Byrne, Hester Odgers, Simon Woods

Votes: 109

23. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: Return to Cranford: Part Two - October 1844 (2009)

TV-PG | 88 min | Drama

8.4
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Everyone is overjoyed at the news that William Buxton and Peggy Bell are to be married - except it all comes as news to the elder Mr. Buxton who thinks his son is marrying beneath himself. ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Curtis | Stars: Lesley Sharp, Jodie Whittaker, Tom Hiddleston, Jonathan Pryce

Votes: 169

24. MI-5 (2002–2011)

60 min | Drama, Thriller

8.3
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The missions of MI-5, the UK's domestic intelligence organization.

Stars: Peter Firth, Hugh Simon, Nicola Walker, Rupert Penry-Jones

Votes: 12,441

25. The Graham Norton Show (2007– )

60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

8.3
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Irish comedian Graham Norton hosts his very own chat show which includes him chatting to A-list celebrities, the very famous red chair game, live music and lots of jokes and fun from Graham and the celebrities there self.

Stars: Graham Norton, Ricky Gervais, Miranda Hart, Daniel Radcliffe

Votes: 6,806

26. National Theatre Live: The Habit of Art (2010)

Comedy, Drama

8.3
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Stars: Richard Griffiths, Alex Jennings, Adrian Scarborough, Stephen Wight

Votes: 40

27. Victoria (2016– )
Episode: Brocket Hall (2016)

TV-PG | 46 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.3
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King Leopold suggests Victoria consider Prince Albert as a suitable consort, which results in her being surrounded by suitors, though her determination to rule alone leaves her uncle suspicious of her closeness to Melbourne.

Director: Tom Vaughan | Stars: Jenna Coleman, Rufus Sewell, Daniela Holtz, Margaret Clunie

Votes: 347

28. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2011)

59 min | Drama

8.3
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Martha prepares to act for Mark, who admits that he and girlfriend Emma Slater broke into the judge's house to rob him but claims he killed him in self defence. Head of chambers Alan ... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Morshead | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Tom Hughes

Votes: 96

29. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #2.5 (2012)

59 min | Drama

8.3
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Caroline Warwick invites Reader to assist her in prosecuting Jody Farr,accused of killing Martha's client Brendan Kay,in exchange for reducing the murder charge against Fatima to ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Webb | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 61

30. Being Human (2008–2013)
Episode: Eve of the War (2012)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.3
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In the future the world is seen to be at risk of take over by vampires. In the present Annie,Tom and George look after George's baby Eve after Nina has been murdered by vampires. Despite ... See full summary »

Director: Philip John | Stars: Lenora Crichlow, Russell Tovey, Michael Socha, Damien Molony

Votes: 185

31. Cranford (2007– )
Episode: Return to Cranford: Part One - August 1844 (2009)

TV-PG | 89 min | Drama

8.3
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It's August 1844 and Miss Matty knows only too well that faces will always come and go in Cranford, but for now she is happy that her dear brother, Peter is home from India and that Martha,... See full summary »

Director: Simon Curtis | Stars: Judi Dench, Claudie Blakley, Julia McKenzie, Alex Jennings

Votes: 273

32. The Crown (2016– )
Episode: Windsor (2016)

TV-MA | 59 min | Drama, History

8.3
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With Elizabeth in a new role, Phillip tries to assert some power. Churchill wants to delay the coronation. King George's disgraced brother arrives.

Director: Philip Martin | Stars: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Jared Harris

Votes: 1,311

33. Victoria (2016– )
Episode: Young England (2016)

TV-PG | 47 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.3
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A heavily pregnant Victoria defies the advice of her mother and husband, refusing to be confined to the palace. However, when she does venture out the crowds pose a danger as a deranged onlooker attempts to assassinate her.

Director: Oliver Blackburn | Stars: Jenna Coleman, Tom Hughes, Daniela Holtz, Peter Firth

Votes: 249

34. Victoria (2016– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.2
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The early life of Queen Victoria, from her ascension to the throne at the tender age of 18 to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert.

Stars: Jenna Coleman, Daniela Holtz, Adrian Schiller, Catherine Flemming

Votes: 8,737

35. Smiley's People (1982)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1982)

60 min | Drama, Mystery

8.2
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What is the connection between a penniless Russian woman in Paris and the brutal murder of an old man in a London park? And so begins a new conundrum for George Smiley to sort out.

Director: Simon Langton | Stars: Alec Guinness, Curd Jürgens, Eileen Atkins, Dudley Sutton

Votes: 93

36. MI-5 (2002–2011)
Episode: Episode #5.4 (2006)

TV-14 | 58 min | Drama, Thriller

8.2
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During a world conference which could signal the end of poverty in Africa, MI5 uncover two conspiracies which threaten an individual life and world relations. Is anyone using the conference for its intended purpose?

Director: Kenneth Glenaan | Stars: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Thomas Aldridge, Nikki Amuka-Bird, James Dicker

Votes: 123

37. The Crown (2016– )
Episode: Gelignite (2016)

TV-MA | 58 min | Drama, History

8.2
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Margaret and Peter come to Elizabeth with a request. With a royal scandal about to break in the newspapers, the Queen Mother intervenes.

Director: Julian Jarrold | Stars: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Vanessa Kirby

Votes: 1,120

38. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)

TV-14 | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case.

Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Grout, Peter Woodthorpe

Votes: 7,233

39. National Theatre Live: Collaborators (2011)

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Stars: Alex Jennings, Simon Russell Beale, Mark Addy, Sarah Annis

Votes: 11

40. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #2.4 (2012)

58 min | Drama

8.1
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Martha defends Michael Ward,a security van driver accused of neglect and manslaughter when claustrophobic prisoner Richard Doyle has a panic attack and dies in transit. Reader is frustrated... See full summary »

Director: Alice Troughton | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 62

41. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #3.2 (2014)

59 min | Drama

8.1
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Martha defends footballer Jordan Sinclair, who has attacked fellow player Dean Trent on the pitch in front of thousands - with Clive Reader prosecuting. Just before going into court Martha ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Jobst | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Frances Barber

Votes: 52

42. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #3.5 (2014)

59 min | Drama

8.1
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Martha visits old flame Sean McBride in prison. He is charged with shooting dead gangster Jimmy Monk after Monk's family demanded protection money to allow him to open a night club in their... See full summary »

Director: Cilla Ware | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 39

43. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)

TV-PG | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them.

Stars: Kevin Whately, Laurence Fox, Clare Holman, Rebecca Front

Votes: 7,494

44. Whitechapel (2009– )

180 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

8.0
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A fast-tracked inspector, a hardened detective sergeant, and an expert in historical homicides investigate modern crimes with connections to the past in the Whitechapel district of London.

Stars: Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis, Steve Pemberton, Sam Stockman

Votes: 8,536

45. Silk (2011– )

60 min | Drama

8.0
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A six-part series about life at the Bar, the dilemmas and problems that modern day barristers have to face, and what it means to become a silk.

Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Theo Barklem-Biggs

Votes: 3,359

46. Alfonso Bonzo (1990– )

Comedy, Drama, Family

8.0
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Billy Webb is a young boy who likes to swap things with his school mates. He meets Alfonso Bonzo, an "Italian exchange student" who also has a talent for swapping things (thus his ... See full summary »

Stars: Scott Riley, Alex Jennings, Mike Walling, Susan Porrett

Votes: 30

47. New Tricks (2003– )
Episode: Body of Evidence (2012)

58 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Some months after his mysterious disappearance the corpse of young police computer operator Martin Longthorn is smuggled into the morgue at a London teaching hospital. Though he died of an ... See full summary »

Director: Robin Sheppard | Stars: Alun Armstrong, Amanda Redman, Dennis Waterman, Denis Lawson

Votes: 64

48. Whitechapel (2009– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2009)

45 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

8.0
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The killer has struck again. With one of their own as the latest victim, the police have to prepare for what should be the final murder. From the CCTV footage, they are able to trace the ... See full summary »

Director: S.J. Clarkson | Stars: Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis, Johnny Harris, Sam Stockman

Votes: 282

49. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #2.1 (2012)

58 min | Drama

8.0
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Martha is at last a QC,making her senior to Reader. Their first case together is defending taciturn thug Brendan Kay,muscle for the infamous criminal Farr family,accused of half-blinding a ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Hoar | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 81

50. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #2.3 (2012)

59 min | Drama

8.0
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Martha defends a young thug who smashed up a corner shop and attacked its owner who, he claims,insulted his girlfriend. Reader has sex in a toilet with George before prosecuting three ... See full summary »

Director: Alice Troughton | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 66

51. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #3.6 (2014)

59 min | Drama

8.0
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Believing in Sean McBride's guilt Clive Reader withdraws from the case whilst in court Martha's passionate, if biased, speeches lead to accusations of 'performing'. Increasingly the ... See full summary »

Director: Cilla Ware | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 56

52. The Iraq War (2013– )
Episode: Regime Change (2013)

59 min | Documentary

8.0
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Stars: Hussam Amin, Massoud Barzani, Tony Blair, Alastair Campbell

Votes: 5

53. Masterpiece Classic (1971– )
Episode: The 39 Steps (2010)

Drama, Romance

8.0
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Stars: Lydia Leonard, Patrick Kennedy, David Haig, Patrick Malahide

Votes: 17

54. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: The Sins of the Fathers (1990)

TV-14 | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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The managing director and heir apparent to a venerable family-owned brewery in dire financial straits is found drowned in a vat of his own ale.

Director: Peter Hammond | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Andy Bradford, Trevor Martin

Votes: 330

55. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: The Soul of Genius (2012)

TV-PG | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A scholar obsessed with Lewis Carroll's poem "The Hunting of the Snark" is found buried in the botanical gardens frequented by the author during his life.

Director: Brian Kelly | Stars: Daisy May, Oliver Johnstone, Annabel Mullion, James Fleet

Votes: 280

56. New Tricks (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Three retired police officers are drafted in to solve cold cases, with a touch of comedy and drama

Stars: Dennis Waterman, Amanda Redman, Alun Armstrong, James Bolam

Votes: 3,776

57. Waking the Dead (2000– )

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Detective Superintendent Peter Boyd is the leader of a police team which investigates unsolved murders using modern technology.

Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Wil Johnson, Tara Fitzgerald

Votes: 4,048

58. The State Within (2006)

360 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.9
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After a plane explodes over Washington D.C. panic begins to envelop the British embassy, and its ambassador to the U.S. Mark Brydon finds himself caught up in a potentially damaging diplomatic incident.

Stars: Jason Isaacs, Ben Daniels, Eva Birthistle, Neil Pearson

Votes: 2,025

59. Stan Lee's Lucky Man (2016– )
Episode: A Twist of Fate (2016)

60 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

7.9
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Suri puts herself in danger when she and Harry investigate the discovery of a mutilated corpse in a building earmarked for demolition and uncover links to a conspiracy involving some of London's most powerful people.

Director: Brian Kelly | Stars: Adelayo Adedayo, Jude Akuwudike, Jade Anouka, Michelle Asante

Votes: 108

60. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )
Episode: Blows Must Decide: 1774-1776 (1997)

40 min | History, War

7.9
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Directors: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer | Stars: Jane Adams, Philip Bosco, JD Cullum, Peter Donaldson

Votes: 8

61. Whitechapel (2009– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2009)

48 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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Despite having given a heads up to Commander Anderson about his theory, DI Chandler is called before a review board after a second murder has taken place. Again, it has all the earmarks of ... See full summary »

Director: S.J. Clarkson | Stars: Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis, Alex Jennings, Steve Pemberton

Votes: 233

62. The State Within (2006)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2006)

50 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.9
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Mark and Jane are unable to stop Luke's execution. Luke, however, leaves evidence that may lead to the biggest political scandal in history.

Director: Daniel Percival | Stars: Eva Birthistle, Jason Isaacs, Patrick Garrow, Emma Campbell

Votes: 51

63. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #3.1 (2014)

59 min | Drama

7.9
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Whilst Clive Reader celebrates his taking silk but Martha hits the bottle, angry that inspector Wright has lied in court to convict her client Johnny Foster. Later David, the teen-aged son ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Jobst | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Frances Barber

Votes: 61

64. Silk (2011– )
Episode: Episode #3.4 (2014)

59 min | Drama

7.9
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Martha is approached by solicitor Dani Kakwani, whose nephew Rashid is wanted for extradition by the US authorities for his supposed role in a bomb outrage at an Arizona university. The ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Keillor | Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Alex Jennings

Votes: 44

65. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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An elderly spinster living in the village of St Mary Mead helps her friends and relatives solve mysterious murders.

Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Julia McKenzie, Stephen Churchett, Isabella Parriss

Votes: 3,465

66. Being Human (2008–2013)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.8
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A werewolf, a vampire, and a ghost try to live together and get along.

Stars: Lenora Crichlow, Russell Tovey, Aidan Turner, Sinead Keenan

Votes: 21,535

67. 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: 291

68. The Return of Shelley (1988– )

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Stars: Hywel Bennett, Andrew Castell, Caroline Langrishe, David Ryall

Votes: 26

69. Whitechapel (2009– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2009)

46 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.8
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In the wee hours of the morning, a police constable discovers the body of a woman lying in yard. The victim is Cathy Lane and the medical examiner determines she was strangled and that her ... See full summary »

Director: S.J. Clarkson | Stars: Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis, Alex Jennings, Steve Pemberton

Votes: 279

70. The State Within (2006)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2006)

50 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.8
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Jane must stop Luke's execution by convincing the pardon's board that their case against him is weak. Meanwhile, Gary Pritchard and his group of mercenaries target a 737.

Director: Michael Offer | Stars: Ben Daniels, Genevieve O'Reilly, Jason Isaacs, Ted Whittall

Votes: 55

71. The State Within (2006)
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2006)

50 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.8
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Mark works to uncover and expose the conspiracy that is propelling the United States to war with Tyrgyztan.

Director: Daniel Percival | Stars: Louca Tassone, Jason Isaacs, Briony Glassco, Neil Pearson

Votes: 43

72. Stan Lee's Lucky Man (2016– )
Episode: The Charm Offensive (2016)

44 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

7.8
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A man dies while fleeing for his life, sucking Harry and Suri into a case involving blackmail, theft, false identities and wealthy foreign students. What initially appears to be a simple scam turns out to be connected to Golding.

Director: Jon East | Stars: John Benfield, Eve Best, Paul Blackwell, Darren Boyd

Votes: 97

73. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )
Episode: The Reluctant Revolutionaries: 1763-1774 (1997)

40 min | History, War

7.8
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Follows the happenings in Northamerica and England during 1763-1774.

Directors: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer | Stars: Jane Adams, Philip Bosco, John Ellison Conlee, JD Cullum

Votes: 9

74. Film '72 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.7
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The BBC's flagship cinema review television programme featuring reviews of new releases, news items and interviews. The title of the programme changes each year to incorporate the year of broadcast.

Stars: Barry Norman, Danny Leigh, Claudia Winkleman, Jonathan Ross

Votes: 386

75. Peter Ackroyd's London (2004– )

150 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

7.7
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Docudrama about the history of London as well as its restless townsfolk, macabre legends and important water structures.

Stars: Peter Ackroyd, Simon Allen, Paul Bigley, Tyler Butterworth

Votes: 45

76. Ashenden (1991– )

220 min | Drama

7.7
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Four-part drama about a writer recruited into espionage work by British intelligence during the First World War. Based on the writings of Somerset Maugham

Stars: Alex Jennings, Joss Ackland, Ian Bannen, Jason Isaacs

Votes: 30

77. The Franchise Affair (1988– )

155 min | Drama

7.7
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A schoolgirl who has been missing for weeks returns home covered in bruises. She says two women kidnapped her, held her captive in an isolated house and beat her. Taken by the police to the... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick Malahide, Joanna McCallum, Rosalie Crutchley, Miranda Bell

Votes: 23

78. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )
Episode: Are We to Be a Nation? 1783-1788 (1997)

40 min | History, War

7.7
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Directors: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer | Stars: Jane Adams, David Bishins, Rob Campbell, Peter Donaldson

Votes: 10

79. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: Cards on the Table (2005)

TV-PG | 120 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

7.7
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The enigmatic, sinister Mr. Shaitana, one of London's richest men, invites 8 guests, 4 of them possible murderers and 4 'detectives' to his opulent apartment.

Director: Sarah Harding | Stars: David Suchet, James Alper, Philip Bowen, Cordelia Bugeja

Votes: 1,177

80. The State Within (2006)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (2006)

50 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.7
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Mark is asked to resign after Eshan is assassinated. While the US comes closer to declaring war against Tyrgyztan, Mark becomes convinced that there is a conspiracy.

Director: Daniel Percival | Stars: Aaron Abrams, Eva Birthistle, Ben Daniels, Jason Isaacs

Votes: 46

81. 10 Days to War (2008– )

10 min | Drama, War

7.6
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A series of eight dramas to mark the fifth anniversary of the invasion of Iraq. Each drama focuses on a real event that happened exactly five years ago to the day.

Stars: Obi Abili, Souhail Altadbach, Josef Altin, Gethin Anthony

Votes: 98

82. The Halcyon (2017– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2017)

Drama

7.6
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May 1940:- At the Halcyon hotel in London discreet manager Richard Garland turns a blind eye when the promiscuous owner Lord Hamilton smuggles in his flighty mistress Charity Lambert to sit... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Woolfenden | Stars: Annabelle Apsion, Mark Benton, Jamie Blackley, Edward Bluemel

Votes: 98

83. The State Within (2006)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2006)

50 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.6
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After British terrorists blow up an American passenger airliner, ambassador Mark Brydon must do his best to repair relations between the US and UK.

Director: Michael Offer | Stars: Michael Rhoades, Ben Daniels, Jonathan Whittaker, Jason Isaacs

Votes: 65

84. The State Within (2006)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2006)

50 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.6
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When the governor of Virginia detains British Muslims, Ambassador Mark Brydon offers them sanctuary at the British embassy.

Director: Michael Offer | Stars: Roman Podhora, Lennie James, Eva Birthistle, Rory O'Shea

Votes: 62

85. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )
Episode: Oh, Fatal Ambition: 1777-1778 (1997)

40 min | History, War

7.6
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Directors: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer | Stars: Jane Adams, Andreas Beckett, Philip Bosco, JD Cullum

Votes: 10

86. Babel (I) (2006)

R | 143 min | Drama

7.5
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69 Metascore

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu | Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Gael García Bernal, Mohamed Akhzam

Votes: 255,976 | Gross: $34.30M

87. Too Much Sun (2000– )

30 min

7.5
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A struggling English actor and his writer friend decide to try their luck in Hollywood.

Stars: Mark Addy, Alex Jennings, Nigel Lindsay, Matilda Ziegler

Votes: 6

88. Whitechapel (2009– )
Episode: Episode #2.1 (2010)

45 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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The mutilated corpse of an elderly man is dragged from the Thames. From his hand-made shoes he is identified as Lenny Cobb, an old lag who once testified against the notorious but long dead... See full summary »

Director: David Evans | Stars: Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis, Steve Pemberton, Sam Stockman

Votes: 187

89. Whitechapel (2009– )
Episode: Episode #2.3 (2010)

48 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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Chandler and Miles survive the ambush but McCormack,coerced by the twins into betrayal,hangs himself. Commander Anderson publicly berates Chandler,telling him he is off the case,but this is... See full summary »

Director: David Evans | Stars: Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis, Steve Pemberton, Sam Stockman

Votes: 164

90. Belle (2013)

PG | 100 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.4
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64 Metascore

The mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle in 18th century England.

Director: Amma Asante | Stars: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Matthew Goode, Emily Watson, Miranda Richardson

Votes: 22,787 | Gross: $10.72M

91. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1999 Video)

76 min | Musical

7.4
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A humourously musical retelling of the Biblical story of Joseph.

Director: David Mallet | Stars: Donny Osmond, Maria Friedman, Richard Attenborough, Joan Collins

Votes: 2,889

92. A Very Social Secretary (2005 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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A satirical look at Home Secretary David Blunkett and his affair with publisher Kimberly Quinn

Director: Jon Jones | Stars: Bernard Hill, Gillian Goodman, Ellie Haddington, Archie Panjabi

Votes: 120

93. Riot at the Rite (2005 TV Movie)

90 min | Music

7.4
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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 »

Director: Andy Wilson | Stars: Alex Jennings, Adam Garcia, George Antoni, Emma Pierson

Votes: 181

94. Great Britons (2002– )

Documentary, Biography

7.4
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An effort to find out the greatest Briton of all times by presenting ten of Britain's greatest and let the public vote on those.

Stars: Michael Portillo, Anne Robinson, Rosie Boycott, Jeremy Clarkson

Votes: 23

95. The Iraq War (2013– )

60 min | Documentary

7.4
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Stars: Alex Jennings, Massoud Barzani, Dick Cheney, Stephen Hadley

Votes: 55

96. Fairy Tales (2008– )
Episode: Rapunzel (2008)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.4
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Jimmy Stojkovic, a failing tennis player is convinced by his ambitious father to pose as a woman in order to enter a women's tennis tournament. Problems arise however when Jimmy (now known ... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Morshead | Stars: Lee Ingleby, Geraldine James, Charity Wakefield, Shaun Williamson

Votes: 90

97. The Queen (2006)

PG-13 | 103 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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91 Metascore

After the death of Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth II struggles with her reaction to a sequence of events nobody could have predicted.

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Alex Jennings

Votes: 90,826 | Gross: $56.44M

98. The Halcyon (2017– )

60 min | Drama

7.3
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The story of a bustling and glamorous five star hotel at the center of London society and a world at war.

Stars: Annabelle Apsion, Mark Benton, Jamie Blackley, Edward Bluemel

Votes: 1,421

99. Hancock & Joan (2008 TV Movie)

86 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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In the mid-1960s, Joan, not long married to comic actor John Le Mesurier, meets and is mutually attracted to comedian Tony Hancock, married to the long-suffering Freddie. Hancock's most ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Laxton | Stars: Ken Stott, Maxine Peake, Alex Jennings, Don Gallagher

Votes: 108

100. The Restaurant (2007–2009)

Reality-TV

7.3
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Stars: Raymond Blanc, Alex Jennings, Grant Campbell, Laura Campbell

Votes: 33