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1. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #5.3 (1989)

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Director: Peter Rose | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Kate O'Mara, Stephen Yardley

2. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #5.4 (1989)

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Director: Peter Rose | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Kate O'Mara, Stephen Yardley

3. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #5.5 (1989)

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Director: Robert Reed | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Kate O'Mara, Stephen Yardley

4. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #5.6 (1989)

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Director: Robert Reed | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Kate O'Mara, Stephen Yardley

5. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.1 (1988)

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Sir Edward and Jack are on tenterhooks awaiting word on Frere and Avril. Gerald reassures Abby that he will always be her father. Paul Sumner suggests that Emma tell Tom about their ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

6. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.10 (1988)

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Director: Alister Hallum | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

7. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.11 (1988)

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Director: Alister Hallum | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

8. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.12 (1988)

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Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

9. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.13 (1988)

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Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

10. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.2 (1988)

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Avril's condition takes another turn. Mr. Parker attempts to negotiate a settlement with Leo. Frere makes a stunning announcement at a press conference for the plane crash. Sir Edward ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

11. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.3 (1988)

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Director: Alister Hallum | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

12. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.4 (1988)

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Director: Alister Hallum | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

13. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.5 (1988)

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Director: Roger Jenkins | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

14. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.7 (1988)

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Director: Alister Hallum | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

15. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.8 (1988)

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Director: Roger Jenkins | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

16. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #4.9 (1988)

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Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

17. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.1 (1987)

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The arrival of Sir Edward Frere surprises Sir John. Jan finds retailers dropping their options for her second line and realizes she must find another designer. Meanwhile, the Mermaid yard ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

18. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.10 (1987)

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Mr. Lee visits Anna with an offer of a second chance, but she continues to disobey him. Leo's jealousy is incited when Amanda flirts with Ken. Polly and Gerald enjoy their newfound ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

19. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.11 (1987)

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Ken reassures Sarah that he needs her. A nervous begins her first day at work. Jan and Tom spend a day reminiscing at sea. Frere talks with his father. Ken meets Mr. Parker to discuss going... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

20. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.12 (1987)

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Frere questions Gerald about Hitoshi Serozawa, whose father was ruined by Sir Edward. Ken gloats over the publicity Relton received from Richard's accident. Jan informs Tom that Ken's check... See full summary »

Director: Frank W. Smith | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

21. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.13 (1987)

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Jack scoffs at Tom's nominee for a new employee at the Mermaid yard. Frere speculates that something's wrong with David Lloyd's information. Mr. Parker threatens Leo. Sarah warns Ken that ... See full summary »

Director: Frank W. Smith | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

22. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.2 (1987)

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Frere rejects Sir Edward's offer. Jan meets with young design student Anna Lee. Kate offers to listen to Polly's problems. Tom and Jack are disappointed with the verdict rendered by the ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

23. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.3 (1987)

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An enterprising Leo goes into business for himself. Gerald won't divulge to Polly details of his call from Dr. Reynolds. Tom accuses Frere of pursing a personal vendetta against him. Jan ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

24. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.4 (1987)

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Jack finds himself in a position to ask Avril for help. Mark challenges Ken in the upcoming speedboat race. Jan makes an impression on Sir Edward when she presents her business plan to the ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

25. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.5 (1987)

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Sarah worries about Mark who has vanished. Jan moves forward with her retail shops. Tom receives notice that his divorce is final. Charles takes a financial risk against Gerald's advice in ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

26. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.6 (1987)

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Amanda attempts to apologize to Leo for her deception. Sir John wonders about Ken's vulnerability now that Sarah own two-thirds of the business. Jan can't resist Sir Edward. Jack persuades ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

27. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.7 (1987)

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Jack's elation wanes when Tom informs him how Jan saved the Mermaid yard. Ken cautions Sarah, but she insists they both must pay. Anna decides that she has to leave. Leo has an unpleasant ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

28. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.8 (1987)

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Frere refuses to change his mind about the Barracuda. A journalist approaches Tom. After Sarah's behavior in front of an important client, Ken erupts in anger. Gerald stuns Polly when he ... See full summary »

Director: Frank W. Smith | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

29. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.9 (1987)

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A personal diversion makes Jack late for the race, but speed racer Richard Spenser comes to the rescue. Jan demands an explanation from Anna. Frere's reaction to James' death surprises ... See full summary »

Director: Frank W. Smith | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

30. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.1 (1986)

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Shellet's criminal history is raised in court. When Lynne goes missing, a worried Jan phones Frere's yacht. Jack's solicitor tricks Shellet into self-incrimination. Ken minimizes Jan's ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

31. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.10 (1986)

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Jack's vow to keep Caroline as a client only is short lived. Jaeger pays an ominous visit to the Urquhart home. Avril suggests that the board prepare to fight Frere, who they suspect is ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

32. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.11 (1986)

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Kate reveals to Leo the depth of her debt. Abby surprises a bloodied Jaeger. Sir John questions the value of Frere's offer. Sarah changes her attitude when Ken joins her and Mark at the ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

33. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.12 (1986)

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Avril learns about Frere's success. Ken enters into partnership with the Fosters. Jan invites Kate to live with her. Jaeger spies on Southern Laborotories. Abby decides to leave home. Polly... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

34. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.13 (1986)

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Tom needs answers from Mrs. Travis to understand why the catamaran broke apart. Kate listens to Tom, who fears Avril's relationship with Frere. Polly asks Frere to help her keep Abby away ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

35. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.2 (1986)

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After the police inform them that Lynne has been found, Tom and Jan rush to the hospital where they're devastated by what they find. Leo feels that things will change when Abby's American ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

36. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.3 (1986)

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Frere examines Ken's proposed wildlife reserve development, but privately cautions Gerald to keep his involvement completely anonymous. Orrin wants to make an honest woman of Abby. Leo vows... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

37. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.4 (1986)

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Shellet noses around the marina and later concocts a potentially deadly surprise for Jack. Avril finds Frere an unwelcome visitor in her home, and he's also warned away by Tom. Jan bristles... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

38. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.5 (1986)

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Tom discovers that Lynne has hijacked The Barracuda, and she refuses to return. Jan decides to go to the bank on her own if Ken won't agree to financing. Ken makes moves to ensure that ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

39. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.6 (1986)

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Frere decides that Ken's becoming a liability and schemes to squeeze him out. Polly inadvertently creates a potential problem for Abby. A defensive Bill questions Tom's design ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

40. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.7 (1986)

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Leo, in hospital, finds himself facing criminal charges. Jack sees a familiar face tending bar at the Jolly Sailor. Frere threatens Ken. Polly and Abby disagree about the best way to ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

41. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.8 (1986)

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Leo and Gerald reassure Abby that the decision she made was not a selfish one. Gerald guesses why Frere changed his mind about the marina development and confronts Polly. Financial ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

42. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.9 (1986)

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Bill is ready to gloat over Tom's premature return. Avril accuses her father of being hungover again. Dawn introduces Ken to Mark Foster. Gerald assures Frere of his loyalty. Polly urges a ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

43. Howards' Way (1985–1990)

50 min | Drama

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Tom Howard is made redundant from his job as a senior aircraft designer and decides to invest his skill, time and redundancy money in a run-down local boat building yard. Without his ... See full summary »

Stars: Jan Harvey, Stephen Yardley, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

Votes: 108

44. Late Starter (1985– )

50 min

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When his wife walks out leaving him penniless, a retired university professor finds himself having to start again and having to live in a run down bedsit in North London.

Stars: Peter Barkworth, Akosua Busia, Rowena Cooper, Simon Cowell-Parker

Votes: 7

45. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1985)

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In the English village of Tarrant, Tom Howard wins the Commodore Cup with his boat The Flying Fish. At a celebration dinner with wife Jan, son Leo, and daughter Lynne, Tom announces that ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

46. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.10 (1985)

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Tom becomes involved in an explosion near The Flying Fish. Lynne phones home with the Fastnet results. The stranger from Jack's past pursues a claim against him. Ken receives more dirt on ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

47. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.11 (1985)

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Jack learns from his solicitor that his case must go to court. Lynne wonders what she and Frere have in common. Frere discovers he has reason to get back at Tom. Kate urges Jack to tell ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

48. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.12 (1985)

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Frere strengthens his hold on Lynne. Jack calls in a favor to dig deeper into Shellet's criminal past. Tom presents his prototype design for The Barracuda. After a visit from gossipy Polly,... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

49. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.13 (1985)

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A distraught Polly watches as Abby is taken away by ambulance. Jan shares with Tom her fears about Lynne's infatuation with Frere. Lynne hears gossip suggesting Frere was once involved with... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

50. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1985)

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Jack is certain that Tom will invest in the Mermaid boat yard. Tom meets with the bank to obtain the loan he needs to buy into a partnership with Jack. Leo gets a job, unaware of who owns ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

51. Late Starter (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1985)

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Director: Barry Davis | Stars: Peter Barkworth, Roger Brierley, Akosua Busia, Madeline Church

52. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1985)

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Avril gives her father good news and tries to conceal the real identity of the person purchasing Tom's boat. Jan and Tom's marriage becomes further strained when Tom tells her that it's too... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

53. Late Starter (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1985)

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Director: Barry Davis | Stars: Peter Barkworth, Akosua Busia, Jeremy Child, Rowena Cooper

54. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1985)

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Leo's kindness comforts Abby. Polly demands to know what happened when Abby and Leo were together. Jan plans a business trip to London for Ken. Tom's continued presence at the boat yard ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

55. Late Starter (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1985)

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Director: Barry Davis | Stars: Peter Barkworth, Sharon Bower, Donald Burton, Akosua Busia

56. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1985)

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Jack and Avril clash over Tom's ideas. Ken gives Jan the full treatment. Abby seeks out Leo but finds him involved with someone else. Jan proposes something radical to Ken. Lynne accepts a ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

57. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1985)

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Jack is thunderstruck when Kate tells him that Tom is her son-in-law. Polly lies to Leo about Abby's whereabouts. Gerald Urquhart, Polly's husband, meets with Ken to interest him in a deal ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

58. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.7 (1985)

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Polly confides in Jan about Abby. Tom storms out after Avril's confession, but later reconsiders. Lynne attempts an apology to Phil. Polly and Jan attend an art exhibition where they run ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

59. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.8 (1985)

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Ken conducts business with Charles Frere. Jan revels in her newfound business acumen. Tom and Avril's celebration is interrupted by an uncomfortable Leo. Kate encourages Jack to fight and ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

60. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.9 (1985)

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Tom realizes that Jan or Jack must come around to save the Mermaid yard. A mysterious stranger arrives in Tarrant. Phil taunts Lynne as the Fastnet Race begins. Avril's betrayal sends Jack ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

61. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 1 (1981)

26 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.8
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A wealthy business man holds a party in a 1930's period reconstruction for his guests, but all is not what it seems. Sapphire and Steel invite themselves to investigate.

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 20

62. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 2 (1981)

25 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.3
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A game of hide and seek is played before dinner but one of the guests will be murdered, there is something evil hiding in one of the guests but which one?

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 17

63. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 3 (1981)

24 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.2
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The party guests begin to realize that they are trapped, but their memories are beginning to fail and confusion is taking over. Then there is another death. But is there really?

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 16

64. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 4 (1981)

26 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.4
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Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 16

65. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 5 (1981)

25 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.5
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Sapphire and Steel realize that things must play out exactly as before in 1930 or the human race is doomed, but something is trying to interfere with time. Dr McDee has to die.

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 17

66. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 6 (1981)

26 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.5
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Sapphire and Steel allow things to unfold to find the point in time when things will be changed. Only then can they ensure that time is put back on track and reset the correct future.

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 18

67. Yes Minister (1980–1984)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

8.7
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The Right Honorable James Hacker has landed the plum job of Cabinet Minister to the Department of Administration. At last he is in a position of power and can carry out some long-needed reforms - or so he thinks.

Stars: Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds, Diana Hoddinott

Votes: 7,915

68. Yes Minister (1980–1984)
Episode: The Economy Drive (1980)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.2
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The Minister decides there is far too much waste in government and decides the time has come to launch an economy drive. Sir Humphrey suggests to the Minister that he should lead by example... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds, John Savident

Votes: 146

69. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)

30 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.2
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Complex, involved science-fiction series about a special force of interdimensional operatives whose task is to protect the universe from evil forces trying to gain a foothold by disrupting ... See full summary »

Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, David Collings, Gerald James

Votes: 903

70. ITV Playhouse (1967– )
Episode: Casting the Runes (1979)

47 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Like NIGHT OF THE DEMON, this adaptation is based only very loosely based on the original ghost story by M.R. James. However, it does feature eerie scenic views and is directed by Lawrence "Ghost Story For Christmas" Gordon Clark

Director: Lawrence Gordon Clark | Stars: Iain Cuthbertson, Jan Francis, Bernard Gallagher, Joanna Dunham

Votes: 98

71. War & Peace (1972–1974)

890 min | Drama, War

8.3
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Anthony Hopkins stars in this British adaption of Tolstoy's war and peace, an epic about Napoleon's invasion of Russia, as told through the eyes of five fictional Russian families.

Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Rupert Davies

Votes: 474

72. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: A Beautiful Tale (1972)

Drama, War

8.0
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Director: John Davies | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Joanna David

Votes: 6

73. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: Part Four: A Letter and Two Proposals (1972)

Drama, War

7.2
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Director: John Davies | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Angela Down, Joanna David

Votes: 5

74. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: Part One: Name Day (1972)

Drama, War

7.4
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The year is 1805. The Rostov's celebrate the name days of Natasha and Countess Rostova, while there is much discussion about the possible inheritance by an illegitimate son, Pierre Bezuhov,... See full summary »

Director: John Davies | Stars: Rupert Davies, Faith Brook, Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood

Votes: 12

75. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: Reunions (1972)

Drama, War

7.3
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Director: John Davies | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Angela Down

Votes: 6

76. The Fenn Street Gang (1971–1973)

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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The lives and adventures of the pupils of class 5C from 'Please Sir', after they have left Fenn Street School .

Stars: Peter Cleall, Carol Hawkins, David Barry, Peter Denyer

Votes: 42

77. The Fenn Street Gang (1971–1973)
Episode: Should Auld Acquaintance (1971)

Comedy

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Director: David Askey | Stars: Peter Cleall, Carol Hawkins, David Barry, Liz Gebhardt

78. On the Buses (1969–1973)
Episode: The Injury (1971)

25 min | Comedy

8.0
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Stan has an accident, sustaining an injury to his foot. Unfortunately for him, since it happened at home and not at work, he is told that he is not entitled to any form of compensation. ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Allen | Stars: Reg Varney, Doris Hare, Michael Robbins, Anna Karen

Votes: 28

79. The Liver Birds (1969–1996)
Episode: The New Flat (1971)

28 min | Comedy

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Due to their constant arguing, the girls eventually decide to move to a bigger flat in Allerton. Unfortunately due to the cost, they need a third person to share so start interviewing.

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Polly James, Nerys Hughes, Ken Platt, Nicholas Smith

80. Doctor in the House (1969–1970)
Episode: A Stitch in Time (1970)

Comedy

7.7
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Though no good at first aid Upton and Waring spend a fortnight in casualty. A shop-keeper who was injured in a robbery is brought in by a policeman. Later another man, with an injured ear, ... See full summary »

Director: David Askey | Stars: Ernest Clark, Barry Evans, Robin Nedwell, Royce Mills

Votes: 12

81. The Borderers (1968–1970)
Episode: A Woman or an Epitaph (1970)

Adventure, Drama

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Stars: Ross Campbell, Kevin Collins, James Copeland, James Cosmo

82. On the Buses (1969–1973)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Jack-the-lad bus driver and conductor Stan and Jack enjoy the female employees more than their work and Inspector Blake is relentless in his attempts to make their lives a misery.

Stars: Anna Karen, Bob Grant, Stephen Lewis, Reg Varney

Votes: 1,449

83. The Liver Birds (1969–1996)

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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Ground-breaking British sitcom created by two housewives from Liverpool. The series follows the lives and loves of two young, single women sharing a flat in Liverpool. With a realistic feel and catchy theme song by 'The Scaffold'.

Stars: Nerys Hughes, Polly James, Mollie Sugden, Elizabeth Estensen

Votes: 144

84. Doctor in the House (1969–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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"Doctor in the House" follows the misadventures of medical students Michael Upton, Duncan Waring, Paul Collier and Dick Stuart-Clark. The lads basically mean well, but their habits of ... See full summary »

Stars: Barry Evans, Robin Nedwell, Geoffrey Davies, George Layton

Votes: 206

85. The Inside Man (1969– )

60 min

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Stars: Frederick Jaeger, Basil Henson, Robin Ellis, Petra Davies

86. Detective (1964–1969)
Episode: The Public School Murder (1969)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Jonathan Alwyn | Stars: Terence Alexander, Beryl Baxter, Anthony Dawes, Kim Fortune

87. The Inside Man (1969– )
Episode: The Spy Vanishes (1969)

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Director: Richard Martin | Stars: Frederick Jaeger, Anthony Bate, Tom Bowman, Petra Davies

88. The Borderers (1968–1970)

50 min | Adventure, Drama

8.7
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Drama series dealing with life for a family living on the frontier between Scotland and England during the 16th century.

Stars: Ross Campbell, Iain Cuthbertson, Michael Gambon, Edith MacArthur

Votes: 12

89. Mystery and Imagination (1966–1970)
Episode: Casting the Runes (1968)

50 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.1
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Mr. Karswell is very easily angered and never forgets a slight. As he is also a man capable of summoning demons from Hell to do his bidding, his quarrel with Dunning may have unfortunate consequences.

Director: Alan Cooke | Stars: Robert Eddison, Neal Arden, John Barrett, John Fraser

Votes: 12

90. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Stars: Michael Bryant, William Simons, Katherine Barker, Geoffrey Palmer

Votes: 31

91. Sat'day While Sunday (1967– )

30 min | Drama

7.1
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Stars: Sarah-Jane Gwillim, Roger McGough, Malcolm McDowell, Gordon Reid

Votes: 9

92. Sat'day While Sunday (1967– )
Episode: Home Is Like No Place: Part 1 (1967)

Drama

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Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Paul Angelis, George Betton, Timothy Dalton, Sarah-Jane Gwillim

93. Sat'day While Sunday (1967– )
Episode: Home Is Like No Place: Part 2 (1967)

Drama

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Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Paul Angelis, George Betton, Timothy Dalton, Sarah-Jane Gwillim

94. Mystery and Imagination (1966–1970)

75 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.8
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A British anthology series based on classic ghost stories and chillers from M. R. James, Poe, Algernon Blackwood, Sheridan Le Fanu and others; later branching into feature-length teleplays ... See full summary »

Stars: David Buck, Freddie Jones, Robert Hunter, Mark Moss

Votes: 38

95. This Man Craig (1966–1967)

50 min | Drama

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Ian Craig is an upbeat science teacher at a secondary school in fictional Straithard, Scotland. He deals with the troubles of his students and colleagues in an optimistic fashion and shares their triumphs.

Stars: John Cairney, Joan Alcorn, Leonard Maguire, Alex McCrindle

96. A Game of Murder (1966– )

30 min | Thriller

8.3
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The once famous athlete Bob Kerry dies mysteriously on a golf course. His son Jack, a detective, suspects murder and decides to investigate the case. He gets caught up in a web of intrigue ... See full summary »

Stars: Gerald Harper, David Burke, June Barry, Conrad Phillips

Votes: 6

97. A Game of Murder (1966– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1966)

Thriller

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Director: Alan Bromly | Stars: Gerald Harper, David Burke, June Barry, Christopher Gilman

98. This Man Craig (1966–1967)
Episode: Tall, Fat and Ugly (1966)

Drama

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Stars: John Cairney, Joan Alcorn, Alistair Cheyne, Alan Cowie

99. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)
Episode: The Pity of It All (1966)

Drama

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Young miner's widow Nancy Harper works in a sweet shop to support her little daughter, who is killed when accidentally struck by the car driven by Walter Daymer. Nancy drifts into an affair... See full summary »

Director: Patrick Dromgoole | Stars: Ann Firbank, Hal Galili, John McKelvey, Maureen Pryor

100. He Who Rides a Tiger (1965)

103 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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Peter Rayston, has been in and out of prison most of his life. At 30, he is released for the eighth time, after serving a sentence for housebreaking. Immediately, he goes back to his old ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Tom Bell, Judi Dench, Paul Rogers, Kay Walsh

Votes: 64