Highest Rated Titles With Alec Linstead


1. King of the Ghetto (1986– )

55 min

8.7
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BBC Drama about racial tensions in London's east end in the 1980s.

Stars: Tim Roth, Zia Mohyeddin, Gwyneth Strong, Ian Dury

2. Agatha Christie: 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

3. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

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

8.5
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Time and Space traveling adventures of a Gallifreyan Time Lord only known as the Doctor and his companions, traveling through time and space.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

4. Reilly: Ace of Spies (1983 TV Mini-Series)

720 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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A dramatization of the missions and adventures of the greatest spy in British history.

Stars: Sam Neill, Michael Bryant, Norman Rodway, Tom Bell

5. Big Deal (1984–1986)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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Lighthearted drama series about Robby Box, a small-time London gambler, and his long-suffering family.

Creator: Geoff McQueen | Stars: Ray Brooks, Sharon Duce, Pamela Cundell, James Ottaway

6. Reilly: Ace of Spies (1983– )
Episode: Gambit (1983)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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In the early days of the 1917 Russian Revolution, Reilly works on behalf of the British to topple the Bolsheviks and get Russia back in the war.

Writers: Troy Kennedy-Martin, R.H. Bruce Lockhart | Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Sam Neill, Norman Rodway, Tom Bell, Brian Protheroe

7. Anna Karenina (1977 TV Mini-Series)

500 min

8.3
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Stars: Nicola Pagett, Stuart Wilson, Eric Porter, Robert Swann

8. Drummonds (1985– )

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Stars: Richard Pasco, Ciaran Madden, Anthony Calf, Shaughan Seymour

9. McLibel! (1997 TV Mini-Series)

195 min | Drama

8.2
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Stars: Julia Sawalha, Peter-Hugo Daly, Clive Merrison, Malcolm Sinclair

10. Goodnight Sweetheart (1993–1999)
Episode: Don't Get Around Much Any More (1995)

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.2
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Six months have elapsed and Gary has not been back to Duckett's passage but is persuaded by Ron to return and invest money so that, fifty years later, the interest will be huge. Telling ... See full summary »

Writers: Laurence Marks, Maurice Gran | Director: Robin Nash | Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan, Michelle Holmes, Victor McGuire

11. 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 »

Creator: Brian Clemens | Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, Bridget Brice

12. The Sweeney (1975–1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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British police TV series which revolutionized the genre on UK television in the mid-1970s starring John Thaw as a hard-edged detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan Police.

Creator: Ian Kennedy Martin | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, John Alkin

13. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: Taking the Pledge (1993)

53 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Lovejoy tries to help an old friend, now turned homeless man, to redeem a valuable heirloom watercolor miniature.

Writers: Ian La Frenais, Jonathan Gash, Alan Clews | Director: Baz Taylor | Stars: Ian McShane, Phyllis Logan, Dudley Sutton, Chris Jury

14. Bulman (1985–1987)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Having left the police force in disgust, the eccentric and bad-tempered detective George Kitchener Bulman (Don Henderson) set himself up as a private investigator in this third appearance ... See full summary »

Creator: Kenneth Royce | Stars: Don Henderson, Siobhan Redmond, Thorley Walters, John Benfield

15. Suez 1956 (1979 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama

8.0
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The story of the Suez Crisis of 1956, which brought about the end of the political career of British Prime Minister Anthony Eden.

Writer: Ian Curteis | Director: Michael Darlow | Stars: Michael Gough, Robert Stephens, Richard Vernon, Wensley Pithey

16. The Feeble Files (1998 Video Game)

T | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.0
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Feeble, an observant alien who does menial pointless work for the Ministry of Galactic Uncertainty, accidentally becomes the key player in rebels' plans to take down OmniBrain, the ... See full summary »

Writer: Simon Woodroffe | Directors: Jonathan Woodroffe, Mike Woodroffe | Stars: Robert Llewellyn, Peter Tuddenham, Laurel Lefkow, Alec Linstead

17. Lovejoy (1986–1994)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Lovejoy is an irresistible rogue with a keen eye for antiques. The part-time detective scours the murky salerooms, auction halls and stately homes of Britain, always on the lookout for a find.

Creator: Ian La Frenais | Stars: Ian McShane, Dudley Sutton, Chris Jury, Phyllis Logan

18. The Mrs Bradley Mysteries (1998– )

90 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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Paired with her reliable and devoted chauffeur, Mrs Bradley's finely honed skills of investigation seek out the truth behind the mysteries surrounding a death at the opera, crimes of passion at a circus, poisoning and family secrets.

Stars: Neil Dudgeon, Diana Rigg, Peter Davison, John Alderton

19. The Professionals (1977–1983)
Episode: Stopover (1979)

Action, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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Former CI5 operative Meredith was presumed dead but re-surfaces, apparently working for the Russians. A proposed exchange leads Cowley to go alone to a deserted aerodrome to meet the ... See full summary »

Creator: Brian Clemens | Director: William Brayne | Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, James Laurenson

20. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Dæmons: Episode Five (1971)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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The Master decides to sacrifice Jo to Azal and when the Doctor and his friends try to intervene they come under attack from Bok.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Jon Pertwee, Nicholas Courtney, Roger Delgado, Katy Manning

21. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Dæmons: Episode Four (1971)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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The Master orders Bert to set a trap for the Doctor at the village while a concussed Jo makes for the cavern.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Jon Pertwee, Nicholas Courtney, Roger Delgado, Katy Manning

22. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Dæmons: Episode Three (1971)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.9
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The Doctor explains to his friends that the Master is trying to gain the power of the last of the Daemons, a race who influenced Earth's development, while the Master brings the rest of the village under his control.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Jon Pertwee, Nicholas Courtney, Roger Delgado, Katy Manning

23. Silent Witness (1996– )

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Crimes through the eyes of a team of forensic pathologists and forensic scientists.

Stars: Emilia Fox, William Gaminara, Tom Ward, Amanda Burton

24. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Revelation of the Daleks: Part One (1985)

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

7.8
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The Doctor and Peri arrive on the planet Necros to attend the funeral of scientist Professor Athur Stengos, only to discover Davros, the creator of the Daleks, has become "The Great Healer"... See full summary »

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant, Eleanor Bron, Clive Swift

25. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Robot: Part One (1974)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.8
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Can the Doctor, now in his fourth incarnation. Recover from his post regenerative trauma to save the Earth from Think Tank and their plot for world domination.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen, Ian Marter, Nicholas Courtney

26. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Trust Red (1978)

Action, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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A burglar falls to his death from a roof and another gang member, 'Red' Redgrave, feels he should have saved him but his sight is failing. Furthermore his estranged wife is about to marry ... See full summary »

Creator: Ian Kennedy Martin | Director: Douglas Camfield | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, John Ronane

27. Agatha Christie: Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: Hickory Dickory Dock (1995)

TV-14 | 103 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

7.7
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Miss Lemon persuades Poirot to investigate a series of apparently minor thefts in a university hostel, but simple kleptomania soon turns to baffling homicide.

Writers: Agatha Christie, Anthony Horowitz | Director: Andrew Grieve | Stars: David Suchet, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran, Paris Jefferson

28. The Mrs Bradley Mysteries (1998– )
Episode: Speedy Death (1998)

90 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.7
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The emancipated Mrs. Bradley attends her ex-husband's funeral and segues to the estate of her paralyzed goddaughter, who is hosting an engagement party.

Writers: Simon Booker, Gladys Mitchell | Director: Audrey Cooke | Stars: John Alderton, Simeon Andrews, Lynda Baron, Tom Butcher

29. Goodnight Sweetheart (1993–1999)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.6
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Mr Gary Sparrow is an ordinary bloke with an extraordinary life. By day, a very bored and uninspired TV repairman but by night, an accidental time traveler.

Creators: Maurice Gran, Laurence Marks | Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, Victor McGuire, Christopher Ettridge, Elizabeth Carling

30. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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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

31. The Tripods (1984–1985)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.6
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Sci-fi thriller about the takeover of earth by alien tripods. The conquerers start controlling human minds, but not until after they reach the age of sixteen. Two boys seek to end the ... See full summary »

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

32. The Governor (1995–1996)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Helen Hewitt is first woman put in charge of Barfield, a maximum security prison that had been nearly destroyed by a disastrous riot. Despite being greeted with open hostility by inmates ... See full summary »

Stars: Janet McTeer, Derek Martin, Ron Donachie, David Nicholls

33. Nicholas Nickleby (1977 TV Mini-Series)

330 min | Drama

7.6
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After the death of his father, Nicholas Nickleby along with his sister Kate and their mother find themselves in difficult conditions. They relocate to London in the hope that Uncle Ralph ... See full summary »

Stars: Nigel Havers, Peter Bourke, Derek Godfrey, Robert James

34. Call Me Mister (1986– )

50 min | Crime

7.6
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Australian ex-cop Bartholomew (Bisley) goes to Britain when he discovers he is heir to a family title, not really getting on with his newly discovered family he starts working as a private Detective.

Creator: Robert Banks Stewart | Stars: Steve Bisley, David Bamber, Dulice Liecier, Dermot Crowley

35. Never Come Back (1990– )

150 min

7.6
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Shortly before World War II, a disillusioned journalist finds that the mystery woman he has been pursuing is a Nazi spy.

Stars: Nathaniel Parker, James Fox, Jonathan Coy, Jo Ross

36. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Robot: Part Two (1975)

TV-PG | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.5
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The Doctor and Sarah become convinced Think Tank are behind the electronic component thefts but are unable to stop them carrying out another raid.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen, Ian Marter, Nicholas Courtney

37. Lexx (1997–2002)

Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy

7.4
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A group of desperate fugitives from an interplanetary tyranny find themselves in control of a massively powerful starship.

Creator: Paul Donovan | Stars: Brian Downey, Michael McManus, Jeffrey Hirschfield, Xenia Seeberg

38. Special Branch (1969–1974)

60 min | Action, Crime

7.4
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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

39. Frank Stubbs (1993–1994)

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Creator: Simon Nye | Stars: Timothy Spall, Lesley Sharp, Danniella Westbrook, Choy-Ling Man

40. Silent Witness (1996– )
Episode: A Good Body: Part 1 (1999)

96 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Sam Ryan is reunited with newly promoted DCI Michael Connor when they investigate a fire in a cinema. Sam manages to identify all but one of the 12 victims, body #10. As she gathers more ... See full summary »

Writers: J.C. Wilsher, Nigel McCrery | Director: David Thacker | Stars: Amanda Burton, Nick Reding, Joanne Pearce, Jack Dee

41. Silent Witness (1996– )
Episode: Buried Lies: Part 1 (1996)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Forensic pathologist Dr. Sam Ryan returns to Cambridge to take up a teaching assignment and to work for the police as required. In her first case, she has to deal with the death of a six ... See full summary »

Writers: Kevin Hood, Nigel McCrery | Director: Harry Hook | Stars: Lesley Dunlop, Jelena Budimir, Carl Hillsden, Sophie Manning

42. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Robot: Part Four (1975)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.3
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UNIT attempt to get into the bunker to stop Miss Winters setting off the world's nuclear missiles but first they have to get past the K1.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen, Ian Marter, Nicholas Courtney

43. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Robot: Part Three (1975)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.3
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Sarah and Kettlewell infiltrate an SRS meeting to try and find out what Miss Winters is up to but there is a surprise in store.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen, Ian Marter, Nicholas Courtney

44. Dick Barton: Special Agent (1979– )

15 min | Adventure

7.2
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The adventures of World War 2 veteran turned crimefighter Dick Barton and his sidekicks Snowey & Jock.

Creator: Norman Collins | Stars: Tony Vogel, Anthony Heaton, James Cosmo, Forbes Collins

45. Crime and Punishment (1979 TV Mini-Series)

225 min | Drama

7.2
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Stars: Francesca Gerrard, Fiona Glassbrook, John Hurt, Anne Orwin

46. Alternative 3 (1977 TV Movie)

56 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.1
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World ecological collapse; the next ice-age has already begun! Lucky for us, governments know what to do. Unfortunately it's a conspiracy to end all conspiracies. Vanishing scientists, ... See full summary »

Writers: David Ambrose, Christopher Miles | Director: Christopher Miles | Stars: Tim Brinton, Gregory Munroe, Carol Hazell, Shane Rimmer

47. Are Friends Electric (2007 Video)

40 min | Documentary, Short

7.1
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Director: Andrew Beech | Stars: Tom Baker, Christopher Barry, Edward Burnham, Christopher Coll

48. Relative Strangers (1985– )

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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Creators: Maurice Gran, Laurence Marks | Stars: Mark Farmer, Matthew Kelly, David Battley, Bernard Gallagher

49. Tucker's Luck (1983–1985)

30 min | Drama

6.9
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The further adventures of Tucker Jenkins and his former class mates from Grange Hill. Follow Tucker and friends, as they duck and dive their way through love and life during a time of high unemployment in the 1980's.

Creators: Phil Redmond, Barry Purchese | Stars: Todd Carty, George Armstrong, Paul McCarthy, Hilary Crane

50. Codename: Kyril (1988 TV Mini-Series)

M | 208 min | Drama, Thriller

6.8
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A tense tale of Cold War espionage and betrayal. A Russian agent enters England to force a hidden British agent high in the KGB to reveal himself.

Stars: Edward Woodward, Ian Charleson, Joss Ackland, Richard E. Grant

51. Crime and Punishment (1979– )
Episode: Part 2 (1979)

76 min | Drama

6.8
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Raskolnikov, having brutally killed the old pawnbroker and her half-sister, escapes from the scene of crime.

Writers: Fyodor Dostoevsky, Jack Pulman | Director: Michael Darlow | Stars: John Baker, Anthony Bate, Christopher Biggins, Peggy Ann Clifford

52. 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 »

Creator: Ian Kennedy Martin | Stars: David Ellison, Noel Collins, Stephanie Turner, Anna Carteret

53. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)

Drama

6.7
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Creator: Sarah Pia Anderson | Stars: Ralph Morse, John Bluthal, Gawn Grainger, Denholm Elliott

54. Angels (1975–1983)

50 min | Drama

6.6
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Creator: Paula Milne | Stars: Carol Holmes, Joanna Monro, Shirley Cheriton, Sharon Rosita

55. Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (1985 TV Movie)

135 min | Drama, War

6.6
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The story of Helmut and Karl Hoffmann. Both come of age at the start of Hitler's power in Germany. Helmut joins the SS and eventually becomes a successful flag rank officer. Karl joins the ... See full summary »

Writer: Lukas Heller | Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: John Shea, Bill Nighy, Lucy Gutteridge, David Warner

56. The Bill (1984–2010)

50 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Episodes follow uniform officers and detectives from an inner London police station as they enforce law and order on a day to day basis.

Creator: Geoff McQueen | Stars: Graham Cole, Trudie Goodwin, Jeff Stewart, Simon Rouse

57. Jemima Shore Investigates (1983– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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Creator: Antonia Fraser | Stars: Patricia Hodge, Sally Watts, Ian Hendry, Norman Jones

58. Unnatural Pursuits (1992– )

60 min

6.4
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Stars: Alan Bates, Tom Hickey, Richard Wilson, Paul Zimet

59. The Tripods (1984–1985)
Episode: Episode #2.3 (1985)

Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.3
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Will and Beanpole miss their ship after being chased by the Black Guard. With the help of new friends they hope to continue on their way to The Games.

Writers: John Christopher, Christopher Penfold | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: John Shackley, Ceri Seel, Lisa Maxwell, Elizabeth Heery

60. Anna Karenina (1977– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1977)

6.2
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Writers: Leo Tolstoy, Donald Wilson | Director: Basil Coleman | Stars: Nicola Pagett, Eric Porter, Stuart Wilson, Robert Swann

61. Lexx (1997–2002)
Episode: Stan Down (2001)

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy

6.2
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Stan and President Priest conspire to overthrow the evil Prince. The Lexx is hungry again, but Lexx is the lesser threat to the Earth's inhabitants now that the murderous alien probes have arrived.

Writers: Lex Gigeroff, Paul Donovan | Director: Colin Bucksey | Stars: Brian Downey, Xenia Seeberg, Michael McManus, Nigel Bennett

62. Richard's Things (1980)

R | 104 min | Drama

5.9
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Following her husband's death, a wife discovers and confronts her husband's lover. Their mutual pain, love, envy and jealousy bring them together in an unexpected emotional and physical ... See full summary »

Writer: Frederic Raphael | Director: Anthony Harvey | Stars: Liv Ullmann, Amanda Redman, Tim Pigott-Smith, Elizabeth Spriggs

63. Anna Karenina (1977– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1977)

5.8
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Writers: Leo Tolstoy, Donald Wilson | Director: Basil Coleman | Stars: Nicola Pagett, Eric Porter, Stuart Wilson, Sheila Gish

64. South Kensington (2001)

112 min | Comedy, Romance

4.6
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Writers: Carlo Vanzina, Enrico Vanzina | Director: Carlo Vanzina | Stars: Rupert Everett, Sienna Miller, Elle Macpherson, Giampaolo Morelli

65. Food of Love (1997)

105 min | Comedy, Romance

4.6
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A group of ex-university students reunite to perform a Shakespeare play in a quaint English village.

Writer: Stephen Poliakoff | Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Richard E. Grant, Nathalie Baye, Joe McGann, Sylvia Syms

66. The Man Outside (1972– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

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Stars: Rupert Davies, Donald Pleasence, Michael Redgrave, Ann Todd

67. A Vote for Hitler (1988 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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Writer: Paul Bryers | Director: Paul Bryers | Stars: Owen Brenman, Elizabeth Carling, Peter Cellier, James Coombes

68. Love and Mr Lewisham (1972– )

45 min | Drama

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Stars: Brian Deacon, Carolyn Courage, Hilary Mason, Jane Lapotaire

69. Feedback (2004)

85 min | Drama

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Writer: Chris Atkins | Director: Chris Atkins | Stars: Norman Lovett, Alison King, Tamara Ustinov, Robert Reina

70. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: 182 (2004)

Crime, Drama

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Writers: Julian Perkins, Geoff McQueen | Director: Nigel Keen | Stars: Alex Walkinshaw, Andrew Lancel, Trudie Goodwin, Kim Tiddy

71. Jemima Shore Investigates (1983– )
Episode: A Splash of Red: Part 1 (1983)

Crime, Drama

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Creator: Antonia Fraser | Director: Alan Grint | Stars: Patricia Hodge, Donald Burton, Ken Hutchison, Nigel Le Vaillant

72. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: A Touch of the Tiny Hacketts (1978)

Comedy, Drama

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Writers: John Esmonde, Bob Larbey | Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Eamonn Boyce, Ray Brooks, Brenda Bruce, Judy Cornwell

73. Dick Barton: Special Agent (1979– )
Episode: Adventure Four: Part 4 (1979)

12 min | Adventure

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Creator: Norman Collins | Director: Anthony Howard | Stars: Tony Vogel, James Cosmo, Anthony Heaton, Christopher Banks

74. Dick Barton: Special Agent (1979– )
Episode: Adventure Four: Part 5 (1979)

12 min | Adventure

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Creator: Norman Collins | Director: Anthony Howard | Stars: Tony Vogel, James Cosmo, Anthony Heaton, Christopher Banks

75. Dick Barton: Special Agent (1979– )
Episode: Adventure Four: Part 8 (1979)

12 min | Adventure

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Creator: Norman Collins | Director: Anthony Howard | Stars: Tony Vogel, James Cosmo, Anthony Heaton, Christopher Banks

76. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)
Episode: An Ordered Life (1980)

Drama

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Colin Jeavons is the German composer Anton Webern who survives Naziism only to be shot by an American GI in the closing days of WW2... See full synopsis »

Writer: Stephen Deutsch | Director: Peter Smith | Stars: Colin Jeavons, Nell Brennan, Daniel Gerroll, Margaret Heery

77. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Brothers (1993)

Crime, Drama

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Writers: Geoff McQueen, Chris Lang | Director: Roger Gartland | Stars: Charles Lewsen, Alec Linstead, Kevin Lloyd, Kerry Peers

78. The Man Outside (1972– )
Episode: Bye, Bye, Mrs Bly (1972)

Crime, Drama, Horror

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Writer: Robert Holles | Director: George Spenton-Foster | Stars: Cyril Appleton, Brian Cant, Denis Carey, Sylvia Coleridge

79. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)
Episode: Days (1981)

Drama

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Writer: Eva Figes | Director: Michael Rolfe | Stars: Anna Calder-Marshall, Karen Archer, Peter Blake, Elisabeth Croft

80. Special Branch (1969–1974)
Episode: Entente Cordiale (1974)

Action, Crime

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Writer: John Kershaw | Director: William Brayne | Stars: George Sewell, Patrick Mower, Paul Eddington, Richard Beale

81. McLibel! (1997– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1997)

Drama

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Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Julia Sawalha, Peter-Hugo Daly, Malcolm Sinclair, Clive Merrison

82. The Governor (1995–1996)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1995)

Crime, Drama

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Writer: Lynda La Plante | Director: Alan Dossor | Stars: Janet McTeer, Derek Martin, Ron Donachie, David Nicholls

83. Never Come Back (1990– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1990)

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Writers: John Mair, David Pirie | Director: Ben Bolt | Stars: Nathaniel Parker, James Fox, Suzanna Hamilton, Jonathan Coy

84. Nicholas Nickleby (1977– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1977)

Drama

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On the death of his father, Nicholas Nickleby travels to London with his mother and his sister Kate in the hopes that his uncle, Ralph Nickleby, might be in a position to offer them some ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Dickens, Hugh Leonard | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Derek Godfrey, Robert James, Alec Linstead, Jayne Lester

85. Codename: Kyril (1988– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1988)

M | Drama, Thriller

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Writers: John Hopkins, John Trenhaile | Director: Ian Sharp | Stars: Edward Woodward, Ian Charleson, Joss Ackland, Richard E. Grant

86. King of the Ghetto (1986– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1986)

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Writer: Farrukh Dhondy | Director: Roy Battersby | Stars: Tim Roth, Zia Mohyeddin, Gwyneth Strong, Ian Dury

87. Relative Strangers (1985– )
Episode: Episode #2.6 (1987)

Comedy

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Stars: David Battley, John Channel Mills, Susan Derrick, Mark Farmer

88. Tucker's Luck (1983–1985)
Episode: Episode #3.9 (1985)

Drama

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Tucker finds it difficult to work on his O levels, stay on the dole, and help Barry look for his car. Meanwhile, Tucker faces losing one old Grange Hill friend while another reenters his life.

Writers: David Angus, Phil Redmond | Director: Darrol Blake | Stars: Todd Carty, Hilary Crane, George Armstrong, Amanda Waring

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

Drama

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

90. Frank Stubbs (1993–1994)
Episode: Faith (1994)

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Director: John Glenister | Stars: Timothy Spall, Lesley Sharp, Danniella Westbrook, David Baxt

91. Unnatural Pursuits (1992– )
Episode: I'm the Author (1992)

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Writer: Simon Gray | Director: Christopher Morahan | Stars: Alan Bates, Tom Hickey, Nigel Planer, Richard Wilson

92. Juliet Bravo (1980–1985)
Episode: Inspection (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Creator: Ian Kennedy Martin | Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Anna Carteret, David Ellison, Noel Collins, C.J. Allen

93. Drummonds (1985– )
Episode: Men of Principle (1987)

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Writer: T.R. Bowen | Director: John Reardon | Stars: Richard Pasco, Ciaran Madden, Anthony Calf, Howard Attfield

94. Love and Mr Lewisham (1972– )
Episode: Part 2 (1972)

Drama

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Writers: Alun Richards, H.G. Wells | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Brian Deacon, Carolyn Courage, Jane Lapotaire, Janice Anthony

95. Big Deal (1984–1986)
Episode: Red Lady, Black Night (1984)

Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Ray Brooks, Sharon Duce, Keith Ashton, David Beckett

96. Angels (1975–1983)
Episode: Round the Clock (1976)

Drama

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A new year brings changes for many of the nurses including a new positive attitude from the previously disaffected Pat Rutherford. However she and the other nurses have their work cut out ... See full summary »

Writer: Adele Rose | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Fiona Fullerton, Erin Geraghty, Peggy Aitchison, June Brown

97. Call Me Mister (1986– )
Episode: Something in the City (1986)

Crime

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Writer: Glenn Chandler | Director: Mike Vardy | Stars: Steve Bisley, David Bamber, Dulice Liecier, Haydn Gwynne

98. Bulman (1985–1987)
Episode: The Name of the Game (1985)

Crime, Drama

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A criminal's widow wants revenge on the policeman who killed him. Bulman joins forces with organised crime to stop a war.

Writer: Murray Smith | Director: William Brayne | Stars: Don Henderson, Siobhan Redmond, Gladys Ambrose, Jonathan Barlow