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1. An Inspector Calls (1954)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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When a young girl is found dead an inspector is sent to investigate a prosperous Yorkshire household. It emerges that each member of the family has a guilty secret - each one is partly responsible for her death.

Director: Guy Hamilton | Stars: Alastair Sim, Arthur Young, Olga Lindo, Brian Worth

Votes: 2,453

2. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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"Armchair Theatre" is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid-1968.

Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

Votes: 93

3. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)

Drama

8.0
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Series of television plays performed live.

Stars: Richard Caldicot, George Woodbridge, Robert Brown, Brian Rix

Votes: 59

4. The Adventures of Sir Lancelot (1956–1957)

30 min | Adventure, Family

7.8
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In all of Arthurian legend, the most famous of the Knights of the Round Table is undoubtedly Sir Lancelot. This series, painstakingly researched by the History and Literature Departments of... See full summary »

Stars: William Russell, Cyril Smith, Ronald Leigh-Hunt, Robert Scroggins

Votes: 82

5. Happy Go Lovely (1951)

Approved | 97 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.5
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B.G. Bruno, a rich bachelor, the head of a successful greeting-card company in Scotland, is essentially a kind man but respectable to the point of stodginess and extreme stuffiness. An ... See full summary »

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: David Niven, Vera-Ellen, Cesar Romero, Bobby Howes

Votes: 619

6. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 1974, producing about five hundred ninety-minute episodes from Granada Television.

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

Votes: 45

7. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Stars: Campbell Singer, Thomas Heathcote, Dinsdale Landen, Miriam Karlin

Votes: 29

8. Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens (1958– )

30 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Fredric March, Robert Arditti, Martin Stephens, John Salew

Votes: 13

9. All Over the Town (1949)

Approved | 83 min | Drama, Comedy

6.6
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In West England, two crusading reporters revive a failing newspaper and expose local corruption, in this engaging romantic comedy.

Director: Derek N. Twist | Stars: Norman Wooland, Sarah Churchill, Cyril Cusack, Ronald Adam

Votes: 139

10. Saturday Playhouse (1958–1961)

60 min | Drama

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An anthology series of dramatisations of plays.

Stars: Elvi Hale, Madoline Thomas, George A. Cooper, Emrys Jones

11. Dear Mr. Prohack (1949)

91 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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Arthur Prohack is an official in the Treasury Department with a reputation for fiscal efficiency and running a tight ship. One day he finds out that a struggling businessman to whom he once... See full summary »

Director: Thornton Freeland | Stars: Cecil Parker, Glynis Johns, Hermione Baddeley, Dirk Bogarde

Votes: 58

12. Aggie (1956– )

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Adventures of a Fashion Designer on International Assignments.

Stars: Joan Shawlee, Michael Ward, Patrick McGoohan, Vernon Greeves

Votes: 14

13. Big Ben (1949 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

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Stars: Jean Kent, David Davies, Dennis Bowen, Milo Lewis

14. Baker's Dozen (1955 TV Movie)

30 min

7.8
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Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Robert Morley, Pamela Brown, Alec Guinness, Faith Brook

Votes: 14

15. Lilli Palmer Theatre (1955– )

30 min | Drama

8.6
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Stars: Lilli Palmer, Roddy Hughes, Ian Fleming, Brian Wilde

Votes: 7

16. The Cocktail Party (1952 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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Troubled married couple who, through the intervention of a mysterious stranger, settle their problems and move on with their lives.

Director: Michael Barry | Stars: Grey Blake, Edward Chapman, Ursula Howells, Prudence Nesbitt

17. Cabaret (1936– )

25 min | Music, Comedy

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Televised Cabaret featuring different guests from music, comedy and novelty acts every week.

Stars: Walsh and Barker, Eric Cardi, Charles Harrison, Edward Cooper

18. Born for Trouble (1955)

77 min

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Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Joan Shawlee, Peter Reynolds, Greta Gynt, Elizabeth Allan

19. R.U.R. (1938 TV Short)

35 min | Drama, Short, Sci-Fi

6.6
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Technological progress, in the shape of Rossum's Universal Robots, threatens to dominate and wipe out mankind.

Stars: Derek Bond, Harvey Braban, William Lyon Brown, Cherry Cottrell

Votes: 10

20. Picture Page (1936–1952)

60 min

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Topical magazine programme with guest celebrities.

Stars: Joan Miller, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Gilbert, Truda Binarová

21. Charley's Aunt (1938 TV Movie)

90 min

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Lord Fancourt Babberley must pose as his friend Charley's aunt from Brazil, "where the nuts come from".

Stars: Basil Cunard, Patrick Barr, Holland Bennett, John Wood

22. The Rose Without a Thorn (1947 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: John Bryning, Denis Cannan, Betty Cooper, Victoria Hopper

23. Androcles and the Lion (1946 TV Movie)

80 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Androcles, a persecuted Christian of the second century A.D., extracts a thorn from the paw of a lion. When he meets the lion again in the arena, this kindness proves useful.

Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Andrew Leigh, Victor Woolf, Pauline Letts, Brian Worth

Votes: 5

24. She Stoops to Conquer (1939 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy

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Stars: Morris Harvey, Renee De Vaux, James Hayter, Leueen MacGrath

25. Androcles and the Lion (1938 TV Movie)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Guy Glover, Molly Hamley-Clifford, Esme Percy, Basil Cunard

26. A Night at the Hardcastles (1939 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy

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A modern-day version of Goldsmith's play originally set in the 18th century.

Stars: Morris Harvey, Renee De Vaux, James Hayter, Celia Johnson

27. 1066: And All That (1939 TV Movie)

60 min | Musical, Comedy

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Stars: Holland Bennett, Newton Blick, Harvey Braban, Basil Cunard

28. Androcles and the Lion (1951 TV Movie)

75 min | Drama

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The Greek Androcles helps an injured lion in the forest, an act which later saves his life when he and other Christians are put in the Arena and the same lion appears, refusing to harm him.

Stars: Toke Townley, Lionel Harris, Margaret Johnston, Terence Longdon

29. A Word in Your Eye (1949 TV Movie)

75 min | Comedy, Music

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Stars: Michael Anthony, Billie Baker, George Benson, Dennis Bowen

30. It Depends What You Mean (1946 TV Movie)

Drama

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Stars: Pauline Letts, Geoffrey Edwards, Fred Kitchen Jr., Oliver Johnston

31. Time Out of Mind (1959 TV Movie)

75 min | Drama

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Stars: Michael Aldridge, Ann Firbank, John Salew, Campbell Cotts

32. The Padlock (1938 TV Movie)

40 min | Comedy

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Stars: Gerald Nodin, Frank Drew, Frederick Woodhouse, Holland Bennett

33. Order to View (1938–1939)

Comedy, Music

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A television revue.

Stars: Edward Cooper, Billy Milton, Warren Jenkins, Nadine March

34. The Man of Destiny (1939 TV Movie)

40 min

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Stars: Henry Oscar, Joyce Kennedy, Brian Oulton, Frank Birch

35. The Angel Who Pawned Her Harp (1951 TV Movie)

30 min | Fantasy

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Stars: Martin Miller, Charles Mander, Laurie Main, Christopher Steele

36. Home and Beauty (1948 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Desmond Walter-Ellis, Fred Kitchen Jr., Helen Cherry, Basil Cunard

37. A Kiss for Cinderella (1959 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Family

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Stars: Jeannie Carson, Michael Aldridge, Kendrick Owen, Walter Hudd

38. The Man of Destiny (1947 TV Movie)

Drama

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Stars: Basil Langton, Percy Walsh, Richard Hurndall

39. Happy and Glorious (1952– )

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Renée Asherson, Michael Aldridge, Laidman Browne, Dorothea Alexander

40. O Mistress Mine (1939 TV Movie)

Drama, Romance

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Stars: John Abbott, Brenda Bennett, Alec Clunes, Wilfred Fletcher

41. 1066 and All That (1947 TV Movie)

80 min | Comedy, Musical

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Stars: Billie Baker, Donald Barclay, Dennis Bowen, Arthur Brander

42. Stop the Merry-Go-Round (1952)

Drama

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Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Jane Carr, Gordon Edwards, Jessie Evans, Harry Lane

43. Derby Day (1938 TV Movie)

50 min | Comedy, Music

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Stars: George Baker, Muriel George, Esmond Knight, Frederick Ranalow

44. Fair Game (1958– )

30 min | Adventure, Drama

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A former army officer tries to adapt to life on "Civvy Street".

Stars: Derek Farr, Harry Locke, Lane Meddick, John Glyn-Jones

45. Passion, Poison and Petrifaction (1939 TV Movie)

30 min

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Stars: Marda Vanne, Ena Moon, Frank Birch, Brian Oulton

46. The Rivals (1948 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Hamlyn Benson, Desmond Walter-Ellis, Reginald Beckwith, Henry Oscar

47. Don Juan (1946 TV Movie)

Drama

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Stars: David King-Wood, Nigel Clarke, Julian Somers, Richard Hurndall

48. The Light of Heart (1948 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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A once-famous actor has gone to seed in a cheap boarding-house, and is the despair of his loving daughter.

Stars: George Benson, James Donald, Edward Evans, Margery Fleeson

49. A Word in Your Eye (1947 TV Movie)

60 min | Comedy, Music

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Stars: Michael Anthony, Billie Baker, Reginald Beckwith, Dennis Bowen

50. Rococo (1947 TV Short)

30 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Erik Chitty, Vera Hurst, Joan Sterndale-Bennett, Richard Hurndall



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