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1. The Favourite (2018)

R | 119 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.7
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90 Metascore

In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos | Stars: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Nicholas Hoult

Votes: 104,953 | Gross: $34.24M

2. 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, Adrian Schiller, Jordan Waller, Tom Hughes

Votes: 17,736

3. MotherFatherSon (2019– )

60 min | Thriller

6.4
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A psycho-thriller set within systems of power in politics, media, and the police.

Stars: Richard Gere, Billy Howle, Helen McCrory, Elena Anaya

Votes: 458

4. Darkest Hour (2017)

PG-13 | 125 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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75 Metascore

In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for Britain and its empire.

Director: Joe Wright | Stars: Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas, Ben Mendelsohn

Votes: 133,747 | Gross: $56.44M

5. Legend (I) (2015)

R | 132 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.0
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55 Metascore

Identical twin gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray terrorize London during the 1960s.

Director: Brian Helgeland | Stars: Tom Hardy, Emily Browning, Taron Egerton, Paul Anderson

Votes: 137,465 | Gross: $1.87M

6. A Very English Scandal (2018)

TV-14 | 180 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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British Liberal Party leader Jeremy Thorpe is accused of conspiracy to murder his gay ex-lover and forced to stand trial in 1979.

Stars: Hugh Grant, Ben Whishaw, Alex Jennings, Patricia Hodge

Votes: 6,156

7. The Riot Club (2014)

R | 107 min | Drama, Thriller

6.0
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54 Metascore

Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.

Director: Lone Scherfig | Stars: Sam Claflin, Max Irons, Douglas Booth, Jessica Brown Findlay

Votes: 19,531

8. Ali G Indahouse (2002)

R | 85 min | Comedy

6.2
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Ali G unwittingly becomes a pawn in the Chancellor's plot to overthrow the Prime Minister of Great Britain. However, Ali is embraced by the nation as a voice of the youth, making the PM and his government more popular than ever.

Director: Mark Mylod | Stars: Sacha Baron Cohen, Emilio Rivera, Gina La Piana, Dana de Celis

Votes: 78,469

9. A United Kingdom (2016)

PG-13 | 111 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.8
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65 Metascore

The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil.

Director: Amma Asante | Stars: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton, Jack Davenport

Votes: 12,061 | Gross: $3.90M

10. The Iron Lady (2011)

PG-13 | 105 min | Biography, Drama

6.4
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54 Metascore

An elderly Margaret Thatcher talks to the imagined presence of her recently deceased husband as she struggles to come to terms with his death while scenes from her past life, from girlhood to British prime minister, intervene.

Director: Phyllida Lloyd | Stars: Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Richard E. Grant, Susan Brown

Votes: 95,568 | Gross: $30.02M

11. Their Finest (2016)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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76 Metascore

A former secretary, newly appointed as a scriptwriter for propaganda films, joins the cast and crew of a major production while the Blitz rages around them.

Director: Lone Scherfig | Stars: Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Richard E. Grant

Votes: 14,860 | Gross: $3.60M

12. The Queen (2006)

PG-13 | 103 min | Biography, Drama, History

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: 97,379 | Gross: $56.44M

13. Viceroy's House (2017)

Not Rated | 106 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.7
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53 Metascore

The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change.

Director: Gurinder Chadha | Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Manish Dayal, Huma Qureshi

Votes: 5,382 | Gross: $1.11M

14. Yes Minister (1980–1984)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

8.6
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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: 10,513

15. Made in Dagenham (2010)

R | 113 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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65 Metascore

A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.

Director: Nigel Cole | Stars: Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins, Andrea Riseborough, Jaime Winstone

Votes: 13,045 | Gross: $1.09M

16. Good Morning Britain (2014– )

150 min | News, Talk-Show

3.4
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The weekday news on ITV that the whole nation wakes up to.

Stars: Charlotte Hawkins, Susanna Reid, Andi Peters, Richard Arnold

Votes: 179

17. Yes, Prime Minister (1986–1987)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.6
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James Hacker was propelled along the corridors of power to the very pinnacle of politics - Number 10.

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

Votes: 7,913

18. Drop the Dead Donkey (1990–1998)

Comedy

8.0
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Political satire about television news company Globe Link and it's team of workers such as anchors Henry and Sally reporter damien editor Dave execs George and Helen assistant joy and manager gus hedges

Stars: Neil Pearson, Jeff Rawle, David Swift, Stephen Tompkinson

Votes: 1,102

19. The Last King (2003– )

TV-14 | 188 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.6
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The chronicle of Charles II's time on the throne, his 10 year exile from Oliver Cromwell's England, and his triumphant return.

Stars: Rufus Sewell, Rupert Graves, Charlie Creed-Miles, Christian Coulson

Votes: 1,380

20. Elizabeth R (1971– )

85 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.8
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When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisers know she has to marry. Doesn't she? Thus starts a decades-long political/ matrimonial game, during an age of high passions and high achievement.

Stars: Glenda Jackson, Ronald Hines, Robert Hardy, Stephen Murray

Votes: 1,399

21. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Wolfie Smith is an unemployed dreamer from Tooting, London, a self-proclaimed urban guerrilla who aspires to be like his hero Che Guevara. He leads a small group called the Tooting Popular ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Lindsay, Mike Grady, Hilda Braid, Tony Millan

Votes: 676

22. The Sorrow and the Pity (1969)

PG | 251 min | Documentary, History, War

8.3
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An in-depth exploration of the various reactions by the French people to the Vichy government's acceptance of Nazi invasion.

Director: Marcel Ophüls | Stars: Georges Bidault, Matthäus Bleibinger, Charles Braun, Maurice Buckmaster

Votes: 3,234

23. Party Animals (2007– )

Drama

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Follows the lives of several young adults whose lives intertwine with their jobs in the Parliment of the United Kingdom.

Stars: Andrew Buchan, Shelley Conn, Andrea Riseborough, Matt Smith

Votes: 467

24. Winston Churchill: The Wilderness Years (1981)

60 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.6
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The story of Winston Churchill's life between 1929, when he lost his cabinet position, and 1939, when he joined Great Britain's War Cabinet - a period he described as the most difficult in his life.

Stars: Robert Hardy, Siân Phillips, Nigel Havers, Tim Pigott-Smith

Votes: 245

25. Inside Europe: 10 Years of Turmoil (2019)

60 min | Documentary

7.6
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3-part documentary series telling the stories of the battles to keep the European Union together, with contributions from Presidents, Prime Ministers and their closest advisers.

Stars: Caroline Catz, François Hollande, Jean-Claude Juncker, George Osborne

Votes: 58

26. Channel 4 News (I) (1982– )

55 min | News

6.5
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Britain's most in-depth and probing national evening news bulletin, with political reports, interviews with prominent public figures and arts features.

Stars: Jon Snow, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Cathy Newman, Matt Frei

Votes: 100

27. Sky News: Sunrise (1989– )

News, Sport

4.6
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Sky News' daily early morning show.

Stars: Sarah-Jane Mee, Jacqui Beltrao, Charlotte Hawkins, Nazaneen Ghaffer

Votes: 16

28. Secret City (2012)

72 min | Documentary

6.3
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London and the City of London are not the same place. London is a metropolis of 8 million people. The City of London is the famous square mile in the middle, with about 7,000 residents but ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Chanan | Stars: Natalie Bennett, Robin Blackburn, Stephen Haseler, Jamie Kelsey-Fry

Votes: 35

29. The Spirit of '45 (2013)

94 min | Documentary, History

7.1
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A documentary on how the spirit of unity, which buoyed Britain during the war years, carried through to create a vision of a fairer, united society.

Director: Ken Loach | Stars: Winston Churchill, Tony Benn, Clement Attlee, George Lansbury

Votes: 1,002

30. The Blame Game (2006– )

Comedy, News, Talk-Show

6.7
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News and comedy collide in this satirical Northern Ireland chat show, where members of the public get to ask a panel of comedians their burning questions of the week.

Stars: Tim McGarry, Colin Murphy, Jake O'Kane, Neil Delamere

Votes: 23

31. London: The Modern Babylon (2012)

Not Rated | 125 min | Documentary, History, Music

7.2
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77 Metascore

London: The Modern Babylon is legendary director Julien Temple's epic time-traveling voyage to the heart of his hometown.

Director: Julien Temple | Stars: Keith Allen, Michael Gambon, Steve Jones, Bill Nighy

Votes: 525

32. Churchill (2003– )

188 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
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Add a Plot

Stars: John Baddeley, Winston Churchill, Ian McKellen, Lady Mary Soames

Votes: 92

33. Postcards from the 48% (2018)

110 min | Documentary

7.8
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A film made by and featuring those who voted Remain in the UK's EU Referendum vote, the 48%, to show the other 27 EU Member States that it was far from a landslide victory and just why we are fighting to stay part of the EU.

Director: David Wilkinson | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Miriam Margolyes, Bob Geldof, Ian McEwan

Votes: 156

34. London (1994)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary

7.5
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An inspiring tale through London by pictures narrated by Paul Scofield.

Director: Patrick Keiller | Stars: Paul Scofield, John Major, Norma Major, Dennis Skinner

Votes: 455

35. Soul Boys of the Western World (2014)

Unrated | 110 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

6.9
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60 Metascore

A documentary about Spandau Ballet, who were one of the biggest pop groups of the 1980s and a defining act of the New Romantic scene.

Director: George Hencken | Stars: Tony Hadley, John Keeble, Gary Kemp, Martin Kemp

Votes: 475

36. Politics Live (2018– )

45 min | News, Talk-Show

4.1
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Jo Coburn and a panel of guests discuss the big issues of the day in politics from Westminster and beyond. With Andrew Neil presenting an extended edition on Wednesdays featuring live PMQs.

Stars: Jo Coburn, Laura Kuenssberg, Jeremy Corbyn, Theresa May

Votes: 16

37. ITV Evening News (1999– )

30 min | News

4.2
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News and weather broadcast at 6:30pm on Monday-Friday.

Stars: Mary Nightingale, Lucy Verasamy, Becky Mantin, Charlene White

Votes: 38

38. The Killing$ of Tony Blair (2016)

95 min | Documentary

7.8
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The story of Tony Blair's destruction of the Labour Party, his well-remunerated business interests, and the thousands of innocent people who have died following his decision to invade Iraq.

Directors: Sanne van den Bergh, Greg Ward | Stars: Tony Blair, Stephen Fry, George Galloway

Votes: 550

39. ITV News at Ten (1967–2019)

News

6.4
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ITV's long running late-night national news bulletin and weather forecast.

Stars: Lucy Verasamy, Tom Bradby, Becky Mantin, Julie Etchingham

Votes: 27

40. BBC One O'Clock News (1986– )

30 min | News

5.8
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The BBC's lunchtime news bulletin.

Stars: Sophie Raworth, Kate Silverton, Louise Minchin, Emily Maitlis

Votes: 31

41. Inside the Foreign Office (2018)

Documentary

6.6
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Over the course of one extremely turbulent year cameras go behind the scenes at heart of the UK's Foreign Office to show the work of British diplomats.

Stars: Michael Waldman, Simon McDonald, Boris Johnson, Rilwan Akiolu

Votes: 26

42. Election Spy (2017)

5 min | Comedy

5.0
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A series of 5 minute spoof video diaries giving a comical look at campaigning for the 2017 UK General Election, filmed on the day of transmission in the run up to the election.

Stars: Priyanga Burford, Sophia Di Martino, Martin Jarvis, Liam Williams

Votes: 6

43. Victoria Derbyshire (2015– )

News

3.2
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News, topical discussions and messages from viewers.

Stars: Victoria Derbyshire, Joanna Gosling, Carol Kirkwood, Chloe Tilley

Votes: 20

44. Theresa vs. Boris: How May Became PM (2017 TV Movie)

75 min | Documentary, Drama, History

6.7
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This drama documentary tells the story of the Conservative Party's 2016 leadership campaign, from the day David Cameron resigned to the day Theresa May became Prime Minister. Based on ... See full summary »

Director: Justin Harding | Stars: Will Barton, Daniel Casey, Cate Fowler, Jacqueline King

Votes: 34

45. BBC News at Ten (2000– )

25 min | News

6.0
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The BBC's late evening news programme.

Stars: Huw Edwards, Fiona Bruce, George Alagiah, Sophie Raworth

Votes: 62

46. Piers, the President and Air Force One (2018 TV Special)

60 min | Talk-Show

4.2
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Piers Morgan conducts an exclusive interview with President Donald J. Trump aboard Air Force One during his UK state visit.

Director: Erron Gordon | Stars: Piers Morgan, Boris Johnson, Kim Jong-un, Brett Kavanaugh

Votes: 9

47. Sleeping with the Far Right (2019 TV Movie)

45 min | Documentary

5.7
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Television and radio broadcaster Alice Levine spends a week living with Jack Sen, a self styled spin doctor for the British nationalist movement, to discover why he holds such extreme views.

Director: Marc Williamson | Stars: Alice Levine, Jack Sen, David Duke, Nick Griffin

Votes: 16

48. #MeToo: The Debate (2017 TV Special)

46 min | Talk-Show

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Rape survivors, law-makers, support workers, voluntary organisations, journalists and celebrities drill down into issues raised by the film Raped: My Story (2017) in a studio debate.

Director: Ben Wickham | Stars: Emma Barnett, Rebecca Bellenie, Susie Boniface, Tarana Burke

49. ITV News Election 2017 Live: The Results (2017 TV Special)

485 min | News

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Live ITV News coverage of the 2017 General Election results presented by Tom Bradby.

Stars: Colin Rallings, George Osborne, Ed Balls, Jane Green

50. Tracking Down Maggie: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Thatcher (1994)

87 min | Documentary, Biography

6.8
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Kamikaze documentarian Nick Broomfield unleashes his bothersome Brit persona on the Iron Lady in this hilariously revealing film. The result is ninety minutes of the filmmaker being ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Broomfield | Stars: Nick Broomfield, Margaret Thatcher, Ari Ben-Menashe, Elizabeth Buchanan

Votes: 171



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