With Darlow Smithson Productions (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. 127 Hours (2010)

R | 94 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.6
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82 Metascore

An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara, Sean Bott

Votes: 321,630 | Gross: $18.34M

2. Agatha and the Truth of Murder (2018 TV Movie)

92 min | Crime

6.4
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In 1926, with her personal life in tatters and her writing in crisis, a young Agatha Christie decides to solve a real-life murder.

Director: Terry Loane | Stars: Dean Andrews, Ruth Bradley, Bebe Cave, Amelia Dell

Votes: 1,407

3. Touching the Void (2003)

R | 106 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

8.0
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82 Metascore

The true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985.

Director: Kevin Macdonald | Stars: Simon Yates, Joe Simpson, Brendan Mackey, Nicholas Aaron

Votes: 31,286 | Gross: $4.59M

4. Torvill & Dean (2018 TV Movie)

95 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

6.3
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Biopic of Britain's most famous ice skaters.

Director: Gillies MacKinnon | Stars: Cassie Bradley, Dean Andrews, Annabelle Apsion, Christine Bottomley

Votes: 319

5. The Diary of Anne Frank (2009)

150 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.5
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During World War II, a teenage Jewish girl named Anne Frank and her family are forced into hiding in the Nazi-occupied Netherlands.

Stars: Kate Ashfield, Geoffrey Breton, Ron Cook, Nicholas Farrell

Votes: 2,638

6. Mermaids: The Body Found (2011 TV Movie)

82 min | Sci-Fi

4.9
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In 2016, when marine biologist Dr Brian McCormick (Sean C. Michael) stumbled across a recording of mysterious underwater sounds, he launched a scientific investigation to uncover the ... See full summary »

Director: Sid Bennett | Stars: Sean Cameron Michael, Andre Weideman, Candice D'Arcy, David Soul

Votes: 1,385

7. The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007)

PG | 99 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

4.8
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38 Metascore

A boy's life is turned upside down when he learns that he is the last of a group of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark.

Director: David L. Cunningham | Stars: Alexander Ludwig, Ian McShane, Christopher Eccleston, Frances Conroy

Votes: 14,191 | Gross: $8.79M

8. Dave Allen at Peace (2018 TV Movie)

Biography, Drama, History

6.7
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Filmed in homage to his original TV series, this factual drama follows Dave Allen from childhood to becoming one of the UK and Ireland's comedy greats, with just a whiskey, a cigarette and ... See full summary »

Director: Andy De Emmony | Stars: Colin Ash, Robert Bathurst, Richard Clements, Joanne Crawford

Votes: 169

9. Clapham Junction (2007 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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A chronicle of 36 hours in the lives of a number of interconnected gay men in Clapham, South London.

Director: Adrian Shergold | Stars: Tom Beard, James Bellamy, Robin Berry, Rachael Blake

Votes: 2,508

10. The Mill (2013– )

60 min | Drama

7.5
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The hard labour of cotton mill workers and the abuse they endure.

Stars: Kerrie Hayes, Ciaran Griffiths, Barbara Marten, Matthew McNulty

Votes: 639

11. Curiosity (2011– )

TV-PG | 45 min | Documentary

7.9
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This program is made by the Discovery Network, and the show's 'full-name' has the suffix phrase of "The Questions of Our Life", after curiosity. The show tries to answer mysteries and ... See full summary »

Stars: Josh Charles, Martin Sheen, Sean Barrett, Morgan Freeman

Votes: 619

12. Nazi Mega Weapons (2013– )

60 min | Documentary, History, War

8.0
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An examination of Nazi Germany's various military engineering projects during World War II.

Stars: Julian Forsyth, Chris Wilson, Robert Meller, Oliver Fritz

Votes: 406

13. Deep Water (2006)

PG | 92 min | Documentary, History, Sport

7.8
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80 Metascore

A documentary about the disastrous 1968 round-the-world yacht race.

Directors: Louise Osmond, Jerry Rothwell | Stars: Tilda Swinton, Donald Crowhurst, Jean Badin, Simon Russell Beale

Votes: 2,729 | Gross: $0.27M

14. Seconds from Disaster (2004–2012)

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary

8.3
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Accounts of famous technological disasters and their subsequent investigations.

Stars: Richard Vaughn, Ashton Smith, Michael Koltes, Junichi Kajioka

Votes: 811

15. I Shouldn't Be Alive (2005– )

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

8.1
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Re-enactments of real-life tales of human survival against the savage elements, dangerous climates and physical hazards.

Stars: Eric Meyers, Paul McGann, Greg Rasmussen, Mykel Hawke Pierce

Votes: 1,666

16. 9/11: The Falling Man (2006 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 80 min | Documentary

7.3
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The Falling Man is a documentary that examines one of the many images that were circulated by the press immediately after the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001. The ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Singer | Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Iliana Guibert

Votes: 1,232

17. Dark Horse (2015)

PG | 85 min | Documentary, Drama

7.3
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75 Metascore

An inspirational true story of a group of friends from a working men's club who decide to take on the elite 'sport of kings' and breed themselves a racehorse

Director: Louise Osmond | Stars: Jan Vokes, Howard Davies, Brian 'Daisy' Vokes, Angela Davies

Votes: 903

18. Micro Men (2009 TV Movie)

84 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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In 1979 Clive Sinclair, British inventor of the pocket calculator, frustrated by the lack of home investment in his project,the electric car, also opposes former assistant Chris Curry's ... See full summary »

Director: Saul Metzstein | Stars: Alexander Armstrong, Martin Freeman, Edward Baker-Duly, Sam Phillips

Votes: 678

19. We're Doomed! The Dad's Army Story (2015 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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In 1967 actor Jimmy Perry shows his friend David Croft the script of a sitcom he has written based on his time in the Home Guard, entitled 'Fighting Tigers'. Head of BBC TV comedy Michael ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Bendelack | Stars: Paul Ritter, Richard Dormer, Stuart McQuarrie, Sarah Alexander

Votes: 446

20. The Beckoning Silence (2007 TV Movie)

PG | 73 min | Drama

7.5
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After a near-death mountain climbing accident, Joe Simpson's injuries were so severe he was told he'd never climb again. His recovery left him to confront the question: why, after coming so... See full summary »

Director: Louise Osmond | Stars: Roger Schäli, Simon Anthamatten, Andreas Abegglen, Cyrille Berthod

Votes: 1,016

21. Hawking (2013)

TV-PG | 86 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

7.3
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Hawking is the extraordinary story of the planet's most famous living scientist, told for the first time in his own words and by those closest to him. Made with unique access to Hawking's ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Finnigan | Stars: Stephen Hawking, Arthur Pelling, Finlay Macrae, Nathan Chapple

Votes: 1,530

22. Stephen Hawking's Grand Design (2012– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary

8.5
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In this documentary, Stephen Hawking tries to explain what science can tell us about the meaning of life through physics, philosophical discussion,and Hawking's own unique scientific ... See full summary »

Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Hawking, Funke Adeleke, Tom Bonington

Votes: 1,118

23. Sinking of the Lusitania: Terror at Sea (2007 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, Drama, History

6.9
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A dramatization of the notorious World War I torpedoing of the ocean liner, RMS Lusitania.

Director: Christopher Spencer | Stars: John Hannah, Kenneth Cranham, Florian Panzner, Michael Feast

Votes: 361

24. Nazi Megastructures: America's War (2019)

60 min | Drama, History, War

7.0
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Stars: J. David Hinze, Rupert Wickham, Julian Forsyth, David Forde

Votes: 6

25. Engineering Connections (2008– )

Documentary

8.2
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Richard Hammond tell us about an extraordinary objects that created with science, art & technologies. Then also he reveal the big ideas and/or inspirations to create that massive masterpiece.

Stars: Richard Hammond, Stephen Ralphs, Hugh Hunt, Tom Bach

Votes: 317

26. The Somme (2005 TV Movie)

102 min | Documentary, Drama, History

7.7
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Drama-documentary recounting the events of the 1st July 1916 and the Battle of the Somme on the Western Front during the First World War. Told through the letters and journals of soldiers who were there.

Director: Carl Hindmarch | Stars: Tilda Swinton, Ed Stoppard, Paul Popplewell, Patrick Kennedy

Votes: 230

27. Earth from Space (2012 TV Movie)

92 min | Documentary

8.1
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Earth from Space takes you on an epic quest to discover the invisible forces and processes that sustain life on our planet and, for the first time, see them in action in their natural ... See full summary »

Director: Iain Riddick

Votes: 171

28. Murder in Paradise (2001– )

Documentary

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Documentary series looking at cases of people having been murdered abroad, and the language, customs, and legal problems that can arise.

29. Made in Great Britain (2018– )

60 min | Documentary

8.0
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Steph McGovern leads a team of four modern day craft-makers as they learn how craft and manufacturing skills have shaped the country's towns and cities and built modern Great Britain.

Stars: Steph McGovern, Claire De Lune, Charlton Nicholl, Jason Stocks-Young

Votes: 6

30. Miracle of the Hudson Plane Crash (2009 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

7.2
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The film reveals the incredible and varied human stories of the passengers involved, and the terror and exhilaration that accompany a near-death experience. On 15 January 2009, 155 people ... See full summary »

Directors: Marc Tiley, Christina Bavetta, Jeremy Hall, Mark Westcott | Stars: Vicki Barnhardt, Jeff Kolodjay, Rob Kolodjay, Mark Hood

Votes: 64

31. The Crash (2013 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

7.7
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Student Kate Harper returns home for the Christmas break and joins her boyfriend Tom,his brother Brian and friends Rachel,Leah,Ashley and Ethan to go to the pub in two cars. It is a rainy ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Walker | Stars: Josh Bolt, James Burrows, Christopher Colquhoun, Elaine M. Ellis

Votes: 210

32. Neil Armstrong: First Man on the Moon (2012 TV Movie)

Documentary

8.2
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On the 21st July 1969 Neil Armstrong became the first human being to set foot on another world. Learning to fly just as the super-sonic era dawned, and honing his piloting skills flying ... See full summary »

Directors: Duncan Copp, Christopher Riley | Stars: Samuel West, Buzz Aldrin, Carol Armstrong, Dean Armstrong

Votes: 44

33. Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2004 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Fantasy

6.7
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An alternate scientific history, in which dragons were real and lived on Earth, is imagined in this fantasy docudrama. Dr. Tanner, a modern, but renegade scientist, hopes to prove the ... See full summary »

Director: Justin Hardy | Stars: Paul Hilton, Katrine Bach, Aidan Woodward, Tom Chadbon

Votes: 936

34. U Be Dead (2009 TV Movie)

93 min | Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A doctor and his girlfriend are stalked by a woman who claims to be in love with him. Meanwhile, the man falls in love with a younger woman. Based on a true story.

Director: Jamie Payne | Stars: David Morrissey, Alex Lowe, Tara Fitzgerald, Dearbhla Molloy

Votes: 234

35. Infested! (2011– )

180 min | Documentary

7.3
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The true stories of people whose homes were infested by animals ranging from ants and spiders to raccoons and snakes are told through reenactments, with the victims themselves participating.

Stars: Eric Meyers, Heath Hudson, Uga Carlini, Mary-Elizabeth Willcott

Votes: 94

36. National Geographic: Engineering the Impossible (2007– )

Documentary, Action, History

7.7
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The incredible engineering stories behind three iconic ancient buildings: the Colosseum, the Great Pyramid of Giza and Chartres Cathedral. We tell the history of the people who built them: ... See full summary »

Stars: Eddie McCann, Alisdair Simpson, Peter Harlowe, Brian Dobson

Votes: 101

37. Richard III: The King in the Car Park (2013 TV Movie)

74 min | Documentary

7.3
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This documentary looks at the search for the remains of King Richard III of England (1452-1485). After being killed in the Battle of Bosworth Field (August 22, 1485), his remains were taken... See full summary »

Directors: Louise Osmond, Pete Woods | Stars: Simon Farnaby, Leon Hunt, John Ashdown-Hill, Richard Buckley

Votes: 85

38. England's Forgotten Queen: The Life and Death of Lady Jane Grey (2018)

Documentary, History

7.8
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Historian Helen Castor pieces together the story of Lady Jane Grey, the teenage girl who reigned as Queen of England for nine days in July 1553.

Stars: Lainy Boyle, Robin Jones, Henrihs Ahmadejevs, Ashley Gyngell

Votes: 49

39. Driven (1998–2002)

30 min | Documentary

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Stars: Jason Barlow, Mike Brewer, Penny Mallory, Paul Ripley

40. Situation Critical (2007– )

Documentary, Action, Adventure

8.1
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American documentary television series. Produced in conjunction with the National Geographic Channel, the series examines various disasters or violent incidents. It replaced Seconds From ... See full summary »

Stars: Rufus Jones, John W. Iwanonkiw, Daniel Douglass, Kenny Champion

Votes: 54

41. Thrilla in Manila (2008 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary, Sport

7.9
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A filmed recounting of the final championship boxing match between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier in 1975.

Director: John Dower | Stars: Joe Frazier, Marvis Frazier, Thomas Hauser, Muhammad Ali

Votes: 785

42. Tsunami: Caught on Camera (2009 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

8.1
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A minute-by-minute account of the Boxing Day 2004 Tsunami told through amateur video footage of people who were there.

Director: Janice Sutherland | Stars: Shonti Breisch, Jai Breisch

Votes: 255

43. Science and the Swastika (2001– )

120 min | Documentary

7.4
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Series examining science and morality during the Third Reich; the practice of eugenics and euthanasia in Nazi occupied Europe.

Star: Sebastian Faulks

Votes: 42

44. 9/11: Phone Calls from the Towers (2009 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

7.8
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Trapped in The Twin Towers on September 11th, thousands of ordinary people struggled to make contact with the outside world. Many knew that time was ticking away. These recorded messages ... See full summary »

Director: James Kent | Stars: Steven Mackintosh, The Biegeleisen Family, Miriam Biegeleisen, Shimmy Biegeleisen

Votes: 128

45. Children of 9/11 (2011 TV Movie)

72 min | Documentary

8.2
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Ten years on, Children of 9/11 gives a voice, for the first time, to the young people directly affected by 9/11: more than 3,000 children lost a parent on that fateful day and some were not... See full summary »

Director: Janice Sutherland | Stars: Gwilym Lee, Baraheen Ashrafi, Anna Clare Burnett, Deena Burnett

Votes: 11

46. Futureshock: Comet (2007 TV Movie)

Drama

5.1
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A comet hits Ireland, and a bigger one is on its way towards the U.S. where 900 million people have to be evacuated.

Director: Keith Boak | Stars: Cristian Solimeno, James Wilby, James Cosmo, Teo-Wa Vuong

Votes: 451

47. Black Box (1996– )

50 min | Documentary, Reality-TV

8.6
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Black Box deals with the one aspect of air travel that we would rather not think about, which is crashing. It is a focus on air safety, and why, ironically, it is no accident. It also ... See full summary »

Votes: 24

48. Humanity from Space (2015 TV Movie)

PG | 116 min | Documentary

7.5
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Trace humankind's long journey from hunter-gatherer to dominant global species. From the perspective of space, this two-hour special uses mind-boggling data and CGI to disclose the ... See full summary »

Director: Duncan Copp | Star: Kasper Michaels

Votes: 52

49. Aliens: Are We Alone? (2013 TV Movie)

44 min | Documentary

7.4
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Does alien life exist out there in the Universe Scientists are now getting closer than ever to answering that question thanks to the Kepler Space Telescope. This revolutionary spacecraft is... See full summary »

Directors: Nathan Williams, Ben Bowie | Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Chris McKay, Natalie Batalha, David Charbonneau

Votes: 24

50. 24 Hours in the Past (2015– )

60 min | Documentary

8.3
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Living history show. Six celebrities experience the relentless graft of Victorian Britain.

Stars: Tyger Drew-Honey, Fi Glover, Ruth Goodman, Colin Jackson

Votes: 52


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